Centre will not regulate fuel prices, says Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan

Since 2014, the excise duty on petrol and diesel was hiked by Rs 12 and Rs 13.47 per litre, a hike of 226% and 486% respectively over the May 2014 level. Daily revision allows any fall in worldwide oil rates to be passed on to consumers immediately r... More..

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Olive Garden's $200
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Olive Garden's $200 "Pasta Passport" offers all-inclusive trips for two to Italy

Plus, this year, 50 customers will also have the chance to buy a " Pasta Passport to Italy ". As great as a bottomless pasta meal daily for eight weeks is, said meals and a trip to Italy for a mere $200 would...More..

Delving Into The Numbers For Energy Transfer Partners LP (ETP)
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Delving Into The Numbers For Energy Transfer Partners LP (ETP)

It has underperformed by 36.98% the S&P500. 02/23/2016 - EV Energy Partners, L.P. was downgraded to "underperform" by analysts at Bank of America Merrill Lynch. Traders are a little more bearish on Energy Tra...More..

by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Sphera Funds Management LTD Maintains Stake in Merck & Co INC (MRK)

It has underperformed by 17.65% the S&P500. Cordasco Financial Network decreased its stake in Merck & Co Inc (MRK) by 19.08% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. (NYSE:MRK). Puzo Michael...More..

by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Global oil inventories shrinking on robust demand - IEA

Mexico produced 170,000 barrels per day, while it had to produce 100,000 barrels. The IEA said that the impact of Hurricane Harvey could drive refined product stockpiles below the five-year average by next mont...More..

The Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) Given
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

The Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) Given "Neutral" Rating at Instinet

It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Mascoma Wealth Management LLC now owns 4,227 shares of the cell phone carrier's stock valued at $206,000 after buying an additional 403 shares during the last quarter...More..

United Kingdom lawmakers back government's proposed timetable for debate of European Union withdrawal bill
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

United Kingdom lawmakers back government's proposed timetable for debate of European Union withdrawal bill

The UK has the largest defence budget in the European Union and, along with France, is one of only two countries in the bloc with permanent membership of the United Nations Security Council. The bill was put...More..

Pilgrim's Pride acquires Moy Park
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Pilgrim's Pride acquires Moy Park

US poultry processor Pilgrim's Pride agreed on September 11 to pay parent JBS about $1 billion for British subsidiary Moy Park . In July, the Batistas and JBS agreed to the sale of Moy Park and other ass...More..

by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Alpha Cubed Investments LLC Grows Stake in Merck & Co., Inc. (NYSE:MRK)

The original version of this article can be viewed at https://weekherald.com/2017/09/13/searle-co-has-1658000-stake-in-merck-company-inc-mrk.html. Matrix Asset Advisors Inc increased Merck & Co. Merck & Co. I...More..

WWE's Vince McMahon viciously attacked by Kevin Owens
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

WWE's Vince McMahon viciously attacked by Kevin Owens

After a hilarious appearance by Dolph Ziggler coming out to Shane McMahon's music, Owens was interrupted by SmackDown LIVE General Manager Daniel Bryan. McMahon even clarified that he did not suspend Sh...More..

N.Korea rejects latest United Nations sanctions as provocation
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

N.Korea rejects latest United Nations sanctions as provocation

The original US draft would have ordered all countries to impose an asset freeze and travel ban on Kim Jong Un and four other top party and government officials. The North's Rodong Sinmun also accused South K...More..

United States corn, soybean production up slightly from August
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

United States corn, soybean production up slightly from August

About 5% of the US corn crop was harvested as of Sunday, just behind the prior five-year average of 6%, according to the Department of Agriculture. The harvest outlooks, issued in the government's closely w...More..

by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:DLR) Experiences Heavier than Usual Trading Volume

Principal Financial Group Inc. boosted its position in Digital Realty Trust by 171.5% in the second quarter. Nuveen Asset owns 0.82% invested in Digital Realty Trust, Inc. A number of other analysts have also i...More..

EasyJet goes global with new connections service
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

EasyJet goes global with new connections service

Ryanair launched a similar service, although on a smaller scale, with Air Europa earlier this year. British budget airline easyJet launched a new booking platform on Wednesday to allow customers to more eas...More..

Should You Buy Coca-Cola Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE:CCE) On Current Analyst Views?
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Should You Buy Coca-Cola Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE:CCE) On Current Analyst Views?

After the latest session, which saw the stock close at a price of $46.52, KO sits -0.15% below its 52-week high. About 1,057 shares traded. Synopsys, Inc. Knott David M holds 0.12% or 5,800 shares. Virginia-bas...More..

JJ Abrams Returns To Direct Star Wars 9 Replacing Colin Trevorrow
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

JJ Abrams Returns To Direct Star Wars 9 Replacing Colin Trevorrow

Johnson has also said over and over again, specifically to followers of his Twitter account , that The Last Jedi will not be a copy and rehash of Episode IV . Disney said in June that filmmakers Phil Lord a...More..

by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Trading Signals in Review For Occidental Petroleum Corp (OXY)

Thomson Reuters Corp. now has $32.82 billion valuation. Of those insider trades, 313 shares of Murphy Oil Corporation were purchased and 10,848 shares were sold. Its shares have trimmed -66.09% since hitting a ...More..

Toshiba to hold off deciding on buyer of chip unit again
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Toshiba to hold off deciding on buyer of chip unit again

Reuters is reporting that Toshiba now favors a group led by SK Hynix and Bain Capital Japan to buy its prized semiconductor business, after failing to bridge key gaps with Western Digital . Toshiba Corp. h...More..

Dollar stabilises after selloff; focus on North Korea, Hurricane Irma
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Dollar stabilises after selloff; focus on North Korea, Hurricane Irma

The S&P 500 slipped 0.1% to 2,462. Australian 10-year bond yields rose about four basis points to 2.61 per cent. Japan's Nikkei rose 1 per cent after Pyongyang held a massive celebration to congratulate the...More..

Hurricane Irma downgraded to Category 3, will regain strength before hitting Florida
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Hurricane Irma downgraded to Category 3, will regain strength before hitting Florida

Many Florida families say online retailers let them down at the worst possible moment with cancellations and no-shows ahead of powerful Hurricane Irma even before the weather deteriorated. "We may have been...More..

Placing the Bulls-Eye Focus on Cabot Microelectronics Corporation (NASDAQ:CCMP)
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Placing the Bulls-Eye Focus on Cabot Microelectronics Corporation (NASDAQ:CCMP)

Zacks Investment Research downgraded Cabot Microelectronics Corporation from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a report on Thursday, August 17th. The company's end of quarter revenue went up 18.4% on a YOY...More..

by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Oil mixed, Brent rises as Irma casts shadow over Harvey recovery

Brent found some support from news that Saudi Arabia will cut oil supply allocations to its customers worldwide in October by 350,000 bbl/d. Meanwhile, Brent oil for November delivery on the ICE Futures Excha...More..

Russell Westbrook Signs Richest Contract in Jordan Brand History
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Russell Westbrook Signs Richest Contract in Jordan Brand History

During that stretch, he also elevated his game on a year-by-year basis as the franchise point guard of the Oklahoma City Thunder . The reining MVP is coming off a dominant effort in the 2016-17 National Bask...More..

Wenger reveals why he chose Arsenal over Man Utd offer
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Wenger reveals why he chose Arsenal over Man Utd offer

The Gunners got their season back on track this weekend with a 3-0 win over Bournemouth at the Emirates after suffering a 4 - 0 defeat to Liverpool in the match before. But Wenger appeared unconvinced their...More..

Abe: Japan to Upgrade Joint Defense System with US
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Abe: Japan to Upgrade Joint Defense System with US

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe will lay the foundation stone for India's first high-speed train between Ahmedabad-Mumbai during the latter's visit to India sta...More..