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Ambuja Cements First-quarter Profit Jumps Four Fold On Higher Sales Volume Ambuja Cements First-quarter Profit Jumps Four Fold On Higher Sales Volume
- April 30, 2017

Net profit jumped to 2.47 billion rupees ($38.41 million) in the quarter ended March 31, from 535.1 million rupees in the year-ago period, the cement major said. Sales volumes are expected to fall by 1 percent YoY to 5.8 million tonne from 5.86 million tonne as North India sales impacted by demonetisation and elections, but may increase 16 percent sequentially. (more...)
Searching for a new frontier, Facebook embraces augmented reality Searching for a new frontier, Facebook embraces augmented reality
- April 30, 2017

Once they answer your call a virtual window opens up that shows your friend in the VR world. Facebook's efforts to embed camera functionality in all the apps it runs isn't just a push to crush Snapchat. Developers, he expects, will be able to apply these tools to generate virtual images that appear to interact directly with the real environment. The company also showed off its first social virtual reality app on Tuesday. (more...)
Trump rolls back offshore drilling restrictions Trump rolls back offshore drilling restrictions
- April 30, 2017

Among the order's targets is the most recent five-year drilling plan covering 2017-22, issued by Obama's administration in November, which bars offshore drilling in a number of adjacent waters. " The Energy Information Administration predicts that in the year 2040, traditional forms of energy, particularly fossil fuels, will provide nearly 80% of our energy needs". (more...)
United Airlines reaches settlement with dragged passenger United Airlines reaches settlement with dragged passenger
- April 30, 2017

Dao suffered a concussion, a broken nose, injured sinuses and lost his two front teeth in the confrontation. Before the settlement was announced , United released an updated list of procedures Thursday based on its investigation of the incident. (more...)
Apricus Biosciences, Inc. (APRI) hit his 1-Year Low price on 12/12/16
- April 30, 2017

Technical analysis can help recognize key technical price levels in the stock. This is the price at which the trader or investor wants to exit his existing position so he can realize the most reward. It is the "top line" or "gross income" figure from which costs are subtracted to determine net income. Apricus Biosciences, Inc was downgraded to "neutral" by analysts at Roth Capital. (more...)
Venezuela protests: Looting, shootings leave 13 dead in one day Venezuela protests: Looting, shootings leave 13 dead in one day
- April 30, 2017

Following a wave of anti-government demonstrations, 12 people were killed in violent incidents in the capital Caracas overnight, said Venezuela's Justice Ministry on Friday. The unrest was sparked by a Supreme Court decision last month to strip Venezuela's opposition-controlled congress of its few remaining powers, a move that was later reversed amid a storm of global criticism. (more...)
Donald Trump administration unveils new tax reforms
- April 30, 2017

Owners of "pass-throughs" would be taxed at the new, much lower corporate rate of 15 percent. A few days later, though, Trump , to the consternation of his advisers, said that they would unveil the details of their plan by this Wednesday. (more...)
Anthony Joshua: I like Wladimir Klitschko, but I'll beat him Anthony Joshua: I like Wladimir Klitschko, but I'll beat him
- April 30, 2017

There are questions with Joshua's punch output after six rounds, but think the game plan is to jump on Klitschko early. What time is Joshua v Klitschko? Klitschko's latest attempts to get into Joshua's mind led to him predicting the British fans will be cheering for him by the end of Saturday's fight. (more...)
Physician who was dragged off flight settles with United Physician who was dragged off flight settles with United
- April 30, 2017

A video of the doctor being dragged screaming down the aisle of the aircraft caused worldwide condemnation of the airline, which has since amended its overbooking policy. Their new policies will place greater emphasis on their customers. United's CEO Oscar Munoz will be in the hot seat at the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee hearing, along with high-level executives at American Airlines and Alaska Airlines. (more...)
British police say thwart active terrorism plot after woman shot British police say thwart active terrorism plot after woman shot
- April 30, 2017

The raid occurred on the same day armed officers arrested a man carrying knives in a rucksack near Prime Minister Theresa May's office on suspicion of preparing an act of terrorism. London: The British Muslim shot dead during a terror attack on Parliament in March had claimed he was waging jihad in revenge against Western military action in countries in the Middle East, it emerged yesterday. (more...)
The Australian Federal Police Illegally Accessed A Journalist's Metadata The Australian Federal Police Illegally Accessed A Journalist's Metadata
- April 30, 2017

He suggested the investigator did not realise a warrant was required to access a journalist's metadata, an exemption specified under the data retention legislation. The laws force Australian communication companies and internet providers to store customers' personal metadata, such as phone numbers called and websites accessed, for at least two years as a counterterrorism measure for the convenience of law enforcement agencies. (more...)
Insurer Prudential gets a lift from price target hike by Jefferies worldwide Insurer Prudential gets a lift from price target hike by Jefferies worldwide
- April 30, 2017

RedstoneConnect Plc, formerly Coms Plc, is engaged in providing technology and services for smart buildings and commercial spaces through its core businesses, Redstone and Connect IB. Panmure Gordon maintained it with "Sell" rating and GBX 750 target in Friday, July 29 report. On Monday, January 4 the stock rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank with "Hold". (more...)
United Airlines offering travel waivers to Denver passengers amid winter storm warning United Airlines offering travel waivers to Denver passengers amid winter storm warning
- April 30, 2017

The settlement comes on the same day United announced they were making multiple changes to improve their customer service. The Dallas-based carrier said the new information technology, from Amadeus IT Group SA, will make its seating forecast "dramatically" more accurate, largely obviating the need for overbooking. (more...)
Old guard rallies around newcomer Macron for French runoff Old guard rallies around newcomer Macron for French runoff
- April 30, 2017

The two candidates now face off against each other for the second round of voting on 7 May. French far-right presidential contender Marine Le Pen has called for more food to be produced and consumed in the country known as the gastronomic center of the Western world. (more...)
U.S. inmate eats possible last meal as courts consider his fate U.S. inmate eats possible last meal as courts consider his fate
- April 30, 2017

Federal and state courts have stayed the executions of two other inmates along with Davis. McKesson alleges that the Arkansas Department of Corrections illegally obtained certain the execution drug Vecuronium in July 2016, by not disclosing they were buying the drug with the intent to execute prisoners. (more...)
Tractor Supply Company (TSCO) Sets New 1-Year Low on Analyst Downgrade Tractor Supply Company (TSCO) Sets New 1-Year Low on Analyst Downgrade
- April 30, 2017

It has underperformed by 0.92% the S&P500. Miura Global Management Llc increased Zendesk Inc (ZEN) stake by 133.33% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. They expect $0.81 earnings per share, down 1.22% or $0.01 from last year's $0.82 per share. (more...)
What Do Analysts Suggest For Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance, Inc. (ARI) What Do Analysts Suggest For Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance, Inc. (ARI)
- April 30, 2017

The 1-year high was reported on April, 26 by Barchart.com. Last year, it had about $46.8 million of revenue. The shares were sold at an average price of $18.72, for a total value of $468,000.00. This is the price at which the trader or investor wants to exit his existing position so he can realize the most reward. Finance Inc (NYSE:ARI). New York-based Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa has invested 0% in Apollo Commercial Real Est. (more...)
What Do Analysts Say About New Residential Investment Corp. (NRZ) What Do Analysts Say About New Residential Investment Corp. (NRZ)
- April 30, 2017

The stock gained 0.60% in total of its share price. Basically, a price target is an individual analyst's projection on the future price of a stock. A number of other equities analysts also recently commented on NRZ. The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, April 28th. Stockholders of record on Monday, March 27th will be given a $0.48 dividend. (more...)
Superior Energy Services, Inc. (SPN), Kimco Realty Corporation (KIM) Superior Energy Services, Inc. (SPN), Kimco Realty Corporation (KIM)
- April 30, 2017

Ameriprise Financial Inc. now owns 2,976,962 shares of the oil and gas company's stock worth $53,288,000 after buying an additional 192,707 shares during the last quarter. had its "outperform" rating reiterated by analysts at Imperial Capital. The firm has "Overweight" rating given on Thursday, March 17 by Morgan Stanley. (more...)
Syria state media says Israel behind attack Syria state media says Israel behind attack
- April 30, 2017

Ahmet Uzumcu of the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons says the experts are "willing to go to Khan Sheikhoun" - the town where nearly 90 people died this month - and that they've "undertaken some actions". Uzumcu said his organization is not yet in a position to confirm the French findings. "France informed the OPCW that Syria's explanations on the quantities of [sarin] declared, approximately 20 tons, as having been used in tests or lost in accidents were exaggerated", ... (more...)