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Purchases 1900 Shares of Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC)

Purchases 1900 Shares of Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC)

Finally, Nomura Asset Management Co. LLC increased its position in Marathon Petroleum Corp by 138.1% in the third quarter. For the quarter, shares have been noted at -12.15%. The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, March 10th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, February 16th will be given a dividend of $0.36 per share. Read More

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Economic Snapshot: Private sector employment adds record-high jobs in February

Economic Snapshot: Private sector employment adds record-high jobs in February

That's why the Fed's possible (OK, probable to near certain) rate rise later this month. "In the press release accompanying the report , Zandi also notes that "(u) nseasonably mild winter weather undoubtedly played a role. Also Wednesday, professional social network LinkedIn released a report saying that January and February were the strongest consecutive months for USA hiring since August and September 2015, a finding that President Donald Trump quickly highlighted on his Twitter ... Read More

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Deutsche Bank to raise billions with rights issue

Deutsche Bank to raise billions with rights issue

Deutsche Bank AG (FRA:DBK) has been given a €19.00 ($20.00) target price by research analysts at S&P Global Inc.in a research report issued on Tuesday. The timing of the capital increase seeks to take advantage of a resurgence in Deutsche Bank's share price, which has nearly doubled from multiyear lows near EUR10 in September. Read More

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Deal done? Reports PSA/GM have signed Opel agreement

By acquiring Opel, the French group will leapfrog rival Renault (RENA.PA) to become Europe's second-ranked carmaker after Volkswagen (VOWG_p.DE) by market share. PSA averted bankruptcy by selling 14 percent stakes to France and Dongfeng in 2014, to match a diluted Peugeot family holding. PSA also expects savings of up to 2 billion euros ($2.1 billion) from the tie-up, sources have said. Read More

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Dixons and Capita fall out of FTSE 100

Capita has also been under fire over the way it collects the TV licence fee. The company noted that Parker has contributed strongly to the company over the last 16 years and played a key role in leading Capita , as Chief Executive, for the past three years and through the challenges of 2016. Read More

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Dow industrial average closes above 21000 for the first time

Dow industrial average closes above 21000 for the first time

The broader All Ordinaries index jumped 69.80 points or 1.21 percent to finish at 5,820.70. The Schiller PE ratio will head north of 30 and the stock market will continue to push higher. The stock gained $94.60 to $1,726.61. Charles Schwab was the top drag on the financial sector after the company said it would reduce its ETF trade and online equity commissions, following similar cuts by Fidelity Investments. Read More

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'Second India, Australia Test will be played on sporting pitch'

The left-handed opener also said that the week-long training stint in Dubai had been of great help to the team. The ground staff watered the square and worked on it. "We just got to take it on the chin and move forward", he said. There are another three Tests in this series. "Every game we need to adapt to whatever comes into your way and that's exactly what we are looking forward to". Read More

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Armed Forces join 'renewed' war on drugs

Armed Forces join 'renewed' war on drugs

Duterte chose to dissolve the country's anti-narcotics units following the death of a South Korean businessman allegedly at the hands of rogue police officers in January. Col. Edgard Arevalo, the military's public affairs office chief, clarified that soldiers would be part only of high-value operations and arrests of high-value targets. Read More

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Buffett's firm says 4Q profit up 15 percent on investments

In addition, the 86-year-old Mr. Buffett, whose shrewd investments have earned him the nickname "the Oracle of Omaha", still has plenty of cash on hand for future acquisitions as a way to drive profit. Berkshire Hathaway and its subsidiaries engage in diverse business activities including insurance and reinsurance, utilities and energy, freight rail transportation, finance, manufacturing, retailing and services. Read More

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Dakota Access pipeline protesters can leave without arrest: Governor

Dakota Access pipeline protesters can leave without arrest: Governor

According to a live Facebook video independent journalist Jon Ziegler posted, at 2 CT, surveillance planes began circling over people still at the camp and those who had retreated to a nearby highway to avoid arrest . Wednesday's deadline for the protesters to leave also may not spell the end of the heavy law enforcement presence near where Dallas-based Energy Transfer Partners is finishing the last section of the pipeline, which will carry oil from North Dakota through the Dakotas and ... Read More

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