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Amazon-Whole Foods deal hammers grocery stores; Dow ticks up

Amazon's various forays into selling groceries - Amazon Fresh, Amazon Pantry, Prime Now - will get a boost from Whole Foods and its affluent customer base. "W...


Ocado Group PLC 28.7% Potential Decrease Indicated by Deutsche Bank

The stock of Berendsen PLC (LON:BRSN) earned "Add" rating by Peel Hunt on Thursday, April 7. It is positive, as 56 investors sold Tesco PLC shares while 183 red...


Congressman Shot Is Still in Critical Condition But 'Excellent Recovery' Possible

Sava said that "an excellent recovery is a good possibility". He suffered injuries to internal organs, broken bones and severe bleeding after being shot in t...


Boosts Stake in Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group Inc (MTU)

AngloGold Ashanti Limited has a consensus outperform rating from 4 Wall Street analysts, and the number of shares now sold short amount to at least 1.21% of sha...


Ninth Circuit Largely Upholds Injunction on President Trump's Revised Travel Ban

This is the second federal appeals court to uphold a block on the ban. The 9th Circuit said he was required to consult with Congress in setting the number of ...


European Central Bank leaves base interest rates unchanged

Analysts expect that provision to be dropped as early as next month as the central bank edges toward announcing how it will phase out the bond purchases next ye...


Two Gambians feared dead in United Kingdom fire

Cundy said there was "a risk that sadly we may not be able to identify everybody". The type of cladding used on the exterior walls of a London tower block t...


GE's stock is jumping on news CEO Jeff Immelt is retiring

The company's shares were up 3.5 percent at $28.92 as Flannery's appointment ended a six-year long succession planning program. "He has a track record of succes...


Trump to announce rollbacks of Obama's Cuba policy during Miami visit

In Miami, then-candidate Trump called for a reversal of Obama's normalization of Cuba policy, saying he would demand religious and political freedom for the...


Fayez Sarofim & Co Holds Position in Ralph Lauren Corporation (RL)

Ralph Lauren Corporation's revenue for the quarter was down 16.4% on a year-over-year basis. It has underperformed by 38.99% the S&P500. Investors sentiment i...


As inflation swells, some at UK central bank want rate hike

Now, the issue has also divided the Bank of England . Now we've got a hung parliament on the dawn of Brexit negotiations and data suggesting that the econom...


List of Republican congressmen found with baseball practice shooter

The law enforcement source tells CNN that it's not clear it is an assassination list. "For those still wondering, he didn't hate baseball or lovely summer mor...


India, Pakistan to battle for ICC Champions Trophy 2017 crown

Bringing Kedar Jadhav worked really well in the game and India came out as a victor. Such is the nature of the Champions Trophy that Bangladesh will exi...


British PM nears deal to prop up minority government

He said they should drop their claim that "no deal is better than a bad deal", warning: "No deal has never been a viable option". The party has refused to give ...


Frontier Communications Corporation (NASDAQ:FTR) recently purchased by insider Arndt Kenneth

Frontier Commun Cp (NASDAQ: FTR)'s price sits -17.8% off from its 50-day moving average of $1.4 and -56.9% away from the stock's 200-day moving average which i...


Banned by domestic airlines, TDP MP Diwakar Reddy flies to Europe

A year ago a lawmaker was arrested on charges of assaulting an airline official after he and his family were prevented from boarding a flight because the gate h...


The Road to Larry O' Episode 10: Warriors Get Redemption

In making his point, he directed attention to the organization's drafting prowess and recruiting targets rather than just focusing on the fact that the team h...


CenturyLink is accused of running a Wells Fargo-like scheme

It also reduced Abbvie Inc Com (NYSE:ABBV) stake by 44,673 shares and now owns 1.10 million shares. Tiedemann Wealth Mngmt accumulated 0.02% or 7,400 shares. It...


Congressman at shooting scene made 'frantic' phone call to his wife

At a press conference, President Trump says that wounded Scalise's condition is more hard than people first realized. "The Members of Congress, the staff an...


President Trump's Allies Suddenly Begin to Question Robert Mueller's Russia Investigation

Still, Chris Ruddy , the CEO of Newsmax and a Trump friend, suggested the president was already thinking about "terminating" Mueller from his position as spe...


USA stocks close slightly lower; Amazon to acquire Whole Foods

The company reportedly considered buying Whole Foods last fall. Whole Foods had been under pressure from activist hedge fund Jana Partners LLC prior t...


Standard Chartered (LON:STAN) Analyst Target Prices

It has underperformed by 30.87% the S&P500. It also reduced Hartford Finl Svcs Group Inc (NYSE:HIG) stake by 38,154 shares and now owns 175,590 shares. IG Group...


How Analysts Rated Auto Trader Group PLC (LON:AUTO) Last Week?

On Friday, May 20 the stock rating was initiated by Deutsche Bank with "Buy". Deutsche Bank maintained Drax Group Plc (LON:DRX) on Monday, September 28 with "Ho...


Watching 2 tropical systems which have a good chance of becoming storms

The National Hurricane Center now has the odds of a storm developing in the Gulf early next week at 60%. As days go by, chances for development will increas...


Tesco enjoys best quarterly sales growth since 2010

Tesco has reported a 2.3% rise in United Kingdom like-for-like sales in the 13 weeks to 27 May, as the retailer said it was working with suppliers to keep pr...


Britain says no EU exit deal unless future relationship taken into account

Her spokesman said Britain would not change its stance on Brexit , though May told her lawmakers she would seek a broader consensus in the party on her approac...


Pawn shop workers help nab polygamous sect leader Lyle Jeffs

Prosecutors argued Mr Jeffs was a flight risk. "He said his first name was Jeffs, his middle name was Lyle and his last name was Steed", said Haug. Authorit...


Amazon's Jeff Bezos: Millions of people love Whole Foods Market

Amazon , started in Seattle in 1994 by former hedge fund manager Jeff Bezos , has grown into the world's biggest diversified online retailer, with a market cap...


Amazon shocks with news of Whole Foods bid

Target tumbled $3.79, or 6.8 percent, to $51.67. " Amazon gains expertise in grocery and organics in particular". Kroger fell 13.4%. SuperValu was down 16%....


Uber loses another top executive Emil Michael

The presentation of the Holder report's recommendations to Uber employees on Tuesday will also mark one week since the embattled company, which is valued at $...


Amazon Plans To buy Whole Foods Market for $13.7 billion

Amazon .com, Inc., the world's largest Internet-based retailer, said Friday it will acquire Whole Foods Market Inc., a supermarket chain featuring foods witho...


U.S. student freed by N. Korea has 'severe neurological injury'

Dr. Daniel Kanter is a member of Warmbier's medical team , and he said the most important test was an MRI of Warmbier's brain. Mr Warmbier's father s...


Amazon to pay $13.7 billion for US largest supermarket chain

The company has its own delivery service, AmazonFresh , and is experimenting with a "click and collect" model, offering customers to buy groceries online, th...


Del Potro Joins Nadal In Withdrawing From London Queen's Club

The world No1, playing in the Aegon Championships at Queen's next week, said: "I'm pleased they bulked me up to make me look more like I'm a superhero". Wimbl...


Amazon's purchase of Whole Foods 'bought a distribution network,' expert says

Whole Foods , which broke onto the scene offering stores full or organic food options, has struggled and faced pressure from advisors to sell or merge with an...