• Air passengers to almost double to 7.8 billion in 2036: IATA report

    Air passengers to almost double to 7.8 billion in 2036: IATA report

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    This will amount to a almost 100% increase over the figure of 4-billion air passengers expected for this year. The Asia-Pacific region will be the source of more than half the new passengers over the next two decades. The UK will fall to fifth place, surpassed by India in 2025, and Indonesia in 2030. By 2036, the North American market will carry 1.2 billion passengers, adding 452 million passengers at a 2.3% AGR.
  • Worth Watching Stock Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT)

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    More interesting news about Wal-Mart Stores Inc (NYSE: WMT ) were released by: Fool.com and their article: "Why Wal-Mart Stores Inc". It has underperformed by 2.87% the S&P500. (NYSE: WMT ) shares have been seen trading 1.37% off of the 50-day peak and 14.39% away from the 50-day bottom. Optimum Investment Advsrs has invested 0.46% of its portfolio in Wal-Mart Stores Inc (NYSE: WMT ).
  • Interpublic Group of Companies, (NYSE:IPG) Trading Volume Significantly Higher

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    The Company's manufactured home activities are conducted through its subsidiary, Wisdom Manufactured Homes Of America, Inc. Morgan Stanley maintained the stock with "Equal-Weight" rating in Wednesday, July 26 report. (The) news, SVP Ellen Tobi Johnson sold 20,000 shares of the business's stock in a transaction dated Monday, August 21st. The shares were sold at an average price of $20.50, for a total value of $410,000.00.
  • Thumri singer Girija Devi dies of cardiac arrest in Kolkata

    Thumri singer Girija Devi dies of cardiac arrest in Kolkata

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    Iconic Indian classical vocalist Girija Devi has breathed her last on Tuesday following a cardiac arrest at a Kolkata hospital on Tuesday night. "Girija Devi's condition was quite critical when she was brought to the hospital. Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje and her West Bengal counterpart Mamata Banerjee also paid homage to the legend. The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians once stated that her semi-classical singing combined her classical training with the regional ...
  • Senator takes aim at Donald Trump in resignation speech

    Senator takes aim at Donald Trump in resignation speech

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    The personal attacks, the threats against principles, freedoms and institution, the flagrant disregard for truth and decency, the reckless provocations most often for the pettiest and most personal reasons, reasons having nothing whatsoever to do with the fortunes of the people that we have been elected to serve.
  • Citigroup Inc. Boosts PACCAR Inc. (NASDAQ:PCAR) Price Target to $81.00

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    PACCAR presently has an average rating of "Hold" and a consensus target price of $75.84. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. Analysts giving shares a rating of 1 or 2 would be indicating a Buy. The original version of this piece can be read at https://weekherald.com/2017/10/22/paccars-pcar-hold-rating-reaffirmed-at-robert-w-baird.html. The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, March 7th.
  • Hulu CEO Mike Hopkins leaves for Sony TV

    Hulu CEO Mike Hopkins leaves for Sony TV

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    He also oversaw Hulu's expansion into pay TV, with a service that offered live news, entertainment and sports. That part had been empty since Steve Mosko left in June 2016. Randy Freer , who has been president and COO of Fox Networks Group , will replace Hopkins at Hulu effective October 30, Hulu said in a separate statement.
  • Investors await Trump's Federal Reserve chair pick

    Investors await Trump's Federal Reserve chair pick

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    Powell has been on the Fed board for five years and voted to support Yellen's low interest-rate policies - criticized by Trump during his presidential campaign as being overly political, kept low to favor Democrats. Taylor, Mr. Powell". By contrast, Taylor, a favorite of some congressional Republicans, has long advocated a higher-rate policy to guard against inflation and asset bubbles.
  • Graphic Packaging Holding Company (GPK) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at Stephens

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    A P/B ratio of less than 1.0 can indicate that a stock is undervalued, while a ratio of greater than 1.0 may indicate that a stock is overvalued. The average analysts gave this company a mean recommendation of 2.00. It dived, as 31 investors sold GPK shares while 96 reduced holdings. The stock's last price was higher from the average trading price of 50 days recorded at $13.59 while enlarging the period to 200 trading days, the average price was $13.36.
  • Unusual Activity Sighted in Biogen Inc. (NASDAQ:BIIB) Shares

    Unusual Activity Sighted in Biogen Inc. (NASDAQ:BIIB) Shares

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    It dived, as 81 investors sold Biogen Inc shares while 321 reduced holdings. Clearbridge Investments LLC increased its holdings in Biogen by 4.0% in the 1st quarter. They expect $5.61 EPS, up 8.09% or $0.42 from last year's $5.19 per share. In other Biogen news, EVP Susan H. Alexander sold 4,974 shares of Biogen stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, July 25th.
  • Global wine production plummets due to 'extreme weather'

    Global wine production plummets due to 'extreme weather'

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    However wine production in America - the world's fourth largest wine producer behind Italy , France and Spain - should only see a fall of one per cent as numerous producers in California had reportedly already harvested their grapes before the areas were struck by wildfires.