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The Hang Seng Index slid 0.27% while gains on the mainland were subdued. THE FED: Investors were looking ahead to the two-day policy meeting of the U.S. Toyota Motor Corp surged 2.6 percent, Nissan Motor Co added 1.8 percent and Panasonic Corp gained 2.3 percent. "If the Fed does keep the option for December alive, and reaffirms its view in terms of gradual rate increases, that may be dollar-supportive, given the more benign rate-hike path priced by the market", said Mitul Kotecha, ...
  • Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF) Shares Bought by AGF Investments Inc

    Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF) Shares Bought by AGF Investments Inc

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    In a note issued to clients and investors on 18 September, Synchrony Financial (NYSE: SYF ) shares have had their "Buy" Rating restate by investment analysts at Jefferies. Synchrony Financial (Synchrony), launched on September 12, 2003, is a consumer financial services company. Equities analysts anticipate that Synchrony Financial will post $2.60 earnings per share for the current year.
  • NKorea bomb test would draw tough response

    NKorea bomb test would draw tough response

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    The latest development came a day after North Korea's official media reported a statement issued by leader Kim Jong Un in which he pledged to have U.S. Muir said. "Will there be military action?" "No nation on earth has an interest in seeing this band of criminals arm itself with nuclear weapons and missiles", said Trump in a no-holds-barred speech.
  • Wal-Mart Stores Inc

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    Alexandria Capital LLC now owns 2,513 shares of the retailer's stock valued at $181,000 after purchasing an additional 22 shares during the last quarter. Wetherby Asset owns 31,588 shares. Payden Rygel invested 0.94% in Wal-Mart Stores Inc (NYSE: WMT ). Hightower Limited Liability Corporation reported 40,824 shares stake.
  • Arvind Subramanian to remain chief economic adviser; clarifies Jaitley

    Arvind Subramanian to remain chief economic adviser; clarifies Jaitley

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    Subramanian is a former International Monetary Fund economist. "The government is looking into these issues and you will soon find out what the government is going to do". The US-based economist was appointed as the CEA in October 2014 by the newly elected Narendra Modi government that was facing the challenge of modest economic growth and inflation.
  • Train Ticket Bokking: IRCTC Denies Restriction On Debit/Credit Cards On Booking Portal

    Train Ticket Bokking: IRCTC Denies Restriction On Debit/Credit Cards On Booking Portal

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    The note issued on Friday said no debit or credit card of any bank has been restricted for usage on any of the gateways and this can be verified by a third-party audit. However, the Indian Banks' Association (IBA) has been reportedly being the mediator between the two, in order to resolve the issue. The Indian Railways said IRCTC has offered seven payment gateways for accepting domestic debit/credit cards and had not forced any restrictions.
  • China Issues New Sanctions On NK To Limit Imports On Oil, Textiles

    China Issues New Sanctions On NK To Limit Imports On Oil, Textiles

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    In a sign of growing frustration, China on Saturday imposed a limit on oil supplies to North Korea under United Nations sanctions over its nuclear and missile development, reported news agency AP. The site, run by the U.S. -Korea Institute at Johns Hopkins University's School of Advanced International Studies, added the bomb's 250-kiloton yield was close to what it previously determined was the maximum that could be contained by the test site.
  • Cenovus Energy (NYSE:CVE) Given News Impact Rating of 0.15

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    Trexquant Investment Lp claims 124,175 shares with a value of $915,000. Cigna Investments Inc. New acquired a new position in shares of Cenovus Energy in the second quarter valued at approximately $110,000. The company has market cap of $12.34 billion. As of the latest earnings report the EPS was $2.38 and is projected to be $0.40 for the current year with 1,228,790,000 shares now outstanding.
  • World shares mixed as markets mull latest Fed statement

    World shares mixed as markets mull latest Fed statement

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    Tuesday marked the start of a two-day meeting of the USA central bank. US gold futures for December delivery edged up 0.1 percent to $1,312.20 an ounce. This time the market adjusted to the Fed's outlook", said Brent Schutte, chief investment strategist with Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Co. The broader Topix index of all First Section issues on the Tokyo Stock Exchange, meanwhile, edged 2.01 points, or 0.12 percent lower, to 1,665.87.
  • 1.19 is Chesapeake Energy Corp's (NYSE:CHK) Institutional Investor Sentiment

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    The $4.04 level represents at least another 3.12% downside for the stock from its current price. A total of 18.94 Million shares exchanged hands, whereas the company's average trading volume stands at 18.52 Million shares. The stock decreased 0.99% or $1.75 on September 22, reaching $175.25. Sold All: 54 Reduced: 111 Increased: 136 New Position: 60. 46 funds opened positions while 69 raised stakes.