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'BPCL's Rs 2 lakh crore refinery on track'

The refinery would require around 10,000 acre while the petrochemical complex would require 5,000 acre of land. "Our location around Babulwadi has already been finalised and the activities related to land acquisition have started". Even as the Union Cabinet is getting all set to bless the mega ONGC-HPCL merger, ET Now exclusively learns that the Narendra Modi government has already zeroed in on another mega transaction between PSUs to create yet one more oil behemoth.

Ron Howard shares Han Solo Star Wars movie set photo with Chewbacca

That makes a Han Solo prequel movie the flawless place for Malla to make an appearance, especially since it would've already been the right place to dive into the backstory of Han's best friend anyway. Does this mean that Han Solo's wookiee pal will be getting a girlfriend in the prequel movie? The film will be directed by Howard, who is taking over from Phil Lord and Chris Miller, based on a script by Lawrence and Jake Kasdan.

There shall be a Bangsamoro country, within RP context - Duterte

Against the backdrop of Martial Law in Mindanao, the government and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) called on Filipinos to back the revised draft of the Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL). But there is reason to be optimistic about the approval of the bill, according to Santiago. However, Iqbal said the new law is still in line with the Constitution.

Is a Near-Term Bullish Trend Developing for Cytori Therapeutics Inc (CYTXW)?

The 14-day ADX is 42.25. Many investors will keep a close eye on stocks that are trading near popular marks such as the 52-week high. The RSI may be useful for spotting abnormal price activity and volatility. A value of 50-75 would signal a very strong trend, and a value of 75-100 would indicate an extremely strong trend. Knowing exactly what stocks are in the portfolio can help make unsettling market conditions bearable for investors.

Akamai Technologies, Inc. (AKAM) Position Increased by Bank of Nova Scotia

In associated news, Chief Executive Officer F Thomson Leighton purchased 21,196 stocks of Akamai Technologies shares in a trade on early Wed, May 31st. the share now has a average recommendation of "Hold" and an average price objective of $65.16. Therefore 44% are positive. Several analysts have issued reports on the company.

Sirius XM Holdings (SIRI) Earns Media Sentiment Score of 0.21

These analysts also forecasted Growth Estimates for the Current Quarter for SIRI to be 33.3%. Stock has got OUTPERFORM rating from 4 analyst (s) whereas last month 4 analyst (s) have given outperform rating. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, August 8th. For the next 5 years, Sirius XM Holdings Inc.is expecting Growth of 19.7% per annum, whereas in the past 5 years the growth was 24.16% per annum.

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions (KTOS) Receives News Impact Rating of 0.22

On average, equities analysts forecast that Kratos Defense & Security Solutions will post $0.10 EPS for the current year. (NYSE:GES) rating on Thursday, November 19. Whereas they predicted High and Low Earnings Estimate as $0.02 and $-0.02 respectively. Kratos Defense & Security Solutions (NASDAQ:KTOS) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May 4th.

LP Sells 25442 Shares of EOG Resources, Inc. (EOG)

Price/Earnings to growth ratio for the company is 0.37 and the stock shows its Price/Sales (ttm) of 6.04 and Price/Book for the most recent quarter of 3.81. Agran Libbie owns 0.06% invested in EOG Resources Inc (NYSE:EOG) for 2,635 shares. (EOG) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for July 13, 2017" with publication date: "July 12, 2017.

Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE:KMI) Stake Maintained by Harbor Advisors LLC

Regal Investment Advisors Llc owns 228,873 shares or 0.58% of their U.S. portfolio. The pipeline company reported $0.17 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.18 by $0.01. The rating was initiated by Bernstein with "Market Perform" on Wednesday, May 11. Barclays Capital maintained the stock with "Overweight" rating in Thursday, October 22 report.

Thokozani Magwaza agrees to step down as Sassa CEO

Dlamini reportedly filed court papers this week conditionally agreeing to a public inquiry into the social grants crisis , which eventually saw an unconstitutional contract with social grant provider Net1 extended as Sassa was unable to secure another provider.

Prez poll: Jailed MLAs cast vote in Maharashtra

Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis was one of the first to exercise his franchise at Vidhan Bhavan . The former deputy chief minister, now lodged in the Arthur Road Prison here, arrived at the Vidhan Bhavan to cast his vote at around 1 pm in an ambulance.

Healthcare Realty Trust Incorporated (HR) Downgraded to "Hold" at BidaskClub

Goldman Sachs Group Inc claims 189,845 shares with a value of $4,537,000. A number of hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of HR. Bennicas & Associates Inc. Jefferies Group analyst O. Okusanya now anticipates that the real estate investment trust will post earnings of $1.86 per share for the year, up from their previous forecast of $1.84.

$138.35 Million in Sales Expected for Scorpio Tankers Inc. (STNG) This Quarter

Comerica Bank raised its position in Scorpio Tankers by 0.3% in the first quarter. Cowen and Company reissued an outperform rating and issued a $7.00 target price (down previously from $10.00) on shares of Scorpio Tankers in a report on Thursday, April 27th.

New Zealand Dollar Falls as CPI Data Shows No Growth in Inflation

Annual inflation rose 1.7%, following a 2.2% increase the previous quarter that was higher than expected. The New Zealand Dollar subsequently fell against all of its major counterparts by more than half of a percent, and as much as 0.6 percent against the US Dollar.

Man detained after 2 hacked to death

Images and videos of the aftermath of the attack have gone viral on Chinese social media today. Jiang's family says he hails from the southwestern city of Chongqing and became a migrant worker in 2014. Shenzhen police said Jiang was clear-minded when he was questioned. China's tight control of firearms is often cited as one reason for the high prevalence of knife attacks in particular.

Intercontinental Exchange (NYSE:ICE) Earning Favorable News Coverage, Accern Reports

The target implies a 2.24% spike from where the shares are now trading. Citigroup Inc. assumed coverage on Intercontinental Exchange in a research report on Wednesday, July 12th. Nomura Holding stated it has 2,620 shares. It also upped Starbucks Corp (NASDAQ:SBUX) stake by 523,645 shares and now owns 1.74 million shares. Vanguard Index Fds (VBR) was reduced too.

Glocc Arrested in Minnesota Prostitution Sting

The woman was arrested but not before cops noticed a Bluetooth headset around her neck with a live call on the phone. Ultimately, police were able to locate the auto and found 40 Glocc inside with his hands all cut up after he allegedly smashed multiple cell phones in his possession so he won't be detected.

$0.30 EPS Expected for Boyd Gaming Corporation (BYD)

Boyd Gaming Corporation had a return on equity of 13.63% and a net margin of 18.79%. It looks like traders are happy with the stock. Boyd Gaming Corporation has a 12-month low of $16.77 and a 12-month high of $26.20. The insider LARSON BRIAN A sold $2.18M. H Partners Management Llc sold 1.25M shares as the company's stock rose 22.90% with the market. BidaskClub downgraded shares of Boyd Gaming Corporation from a "strong-buy" rating to a " buy" rating in a research note on Friday, ...

Low pressure likely to trigger heavy rainfall in north, south Odisha

Forecasts indicate that even this new system would move west along the track already made familiar by its predecessors, dumping heavy to very heavy rain over nearly the entire northern half of India. After continuous heavy rains in Odisha, the government has issued a red alert in the state. 20 July:♦ Heavy to very heavy rain at isolated places very likely over Uttarakhand.

Floods kill 18 in northeast China, 18 still missing

The government already sent over 32,000 rescuers to the incident area. A 32,360-strong search and rescue team has been deployed in the city to remove the sludge and debris, fix bridges, and reconnect households to telecommunications and electricity networks.

Quaker Chemical Corporation (NYSE:KWR) Shares Sold by Jane Street Group LLC

QURE's SI was 844,900 shares in July as released by FINRA. Its up 10.49% from 1.22 million shares previously. With 130,800 avg volume, 7 days are for Uniqure NV Ord (NASDAQ:QURE)'s short sellers to cover QURE's short positions. Quaker Chemical Corporation (NYSE: KWR ) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Monday, May 1st. Quaker Chemical Corp had 9 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel.

Shares in Builders FirstSource, Inc. (BLDR) Acquired by Ameriprise Financial Inc

Mizuho maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Thursday, November 12 report. FBR & Co restated a "buy" rating and set a $20.00 target price on shares of Builders FirstSource in a research report on Tuesday, June 27th. Builders FirstSource , Inc.is a supplier and manufacturer of building materials, manufactured components and construction services to professional contractors, sub-contractors, remodelers and consumers.

Two injured in pickup/train crash near Bemidji

Chief Deputy Ernie Beitel says a northbound 2014 Chevrolet Silverado entered the railroad crossing and was struck by an eastbound Burlington Northern Santa Fe train. The passenger, 74-year-old Thomas Burke was transported by ambulance to Sanford Hospital's Emergency Department. None of the BNSF employees were hurt.

Graphic Packaging Holding (NYSE:GPK) Given Daily Media Impact Rating of 0.14

The SI to Westlake Chemical Corporation's float is 15.31%. It closed at $11.48 lastly. Paradigm Asset Management Co Limited Liability Company holds 0% in Graphic Packaging Holding Company (NYSE: GPK ) or 55,950 shares. Therefore 56% are positive. Washington Federal had 4 analyst reports since October 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Graphic Packaging Holding Company (NYSE:GPK) has "Neutral" rating given on Monday, October 3 by Bank of America.

'Star Trek: Discovery' Comic Con Plans: Panel, Posters, and Props

The San Diego Comic-Con begins this weekend, and fans eager for Star Trek: Discovery news will be able to see the actors on the show at the Meet Starfleet Star Trek: Discovery Panel, which will take place Saturday, July 22 at 2:30 PM in Ballroom 20.

Uber to match tips on all rides taken Tuesday

The feature, offered by Lyft since 2012, has always been sought by the ride-hailing giant's workforce, and driver groups have said it's long overdue. Riders will need to have the latest version of Uber's app to tip. The move was welcomed by regulators and driver advocates who said tipping was a step toward better wages and fairer treatment of drivers.

Technical Trading: Focus on Shares of Gayatri Sugars Ltd.

The RSI was developed by J. Welles Wilder. Wilder has developed multiple indicators that are still quite popular in today's investing landscape. The ATR basically measures the volatility of a stock on a day-to-day basis. Despite the name, CCI can be used on other investment tools such as stocks. The CCI was created to typically stay within the reading of -100 to +100.

Analysts Expect KNOT Offshore Partners LP (KNOP) to Announce $0.51 EPS

Several equities research analysts recently weighed in on the company. Teekay Offshore Partners L.P. was downgraded to " by analysts at Morgan Stanley. Bank of America Corp DE now owns 412,008 shares of the shipping company's stock valued at $3,770,000 after buying an additional 316,885 shares in the last quarter.

The NEXT Financial Group Inc Lowers Stake in Shire PLC (NASDAQ:SHPG)

Dumont & Blake Investment Advisors LLC boosted its stake in shares of Shire PLC by 0.3% in the first quarter. Macquarie Group Ltd. now owns 1,417 shares of the biopharmaceutical company's stock valued at $241,000 after buying an additional 31 shares during the period.

NLPC: 'International Filers' Flood FCC in Support of Net Neutrality

Web-based companies see peril in relaxing rules they say protect consumers' ability "to enjoy the unfettered ability to access the lawful content of their choice", the Internet Association, a Washington trade group with members including Microsoft, Alphabet Inc.'s Google , Netflix Inc., and Amazon.com Inc.

BidaskClub Upgrades Range Resources Corporation (NYSE:RRC) to Hold

Investors may be taking a look at some additional technical numbers on shares of PowerShares Nasdaq Internet Portfolio (PNQI) in order to get a fuller picture. (NYSE:RRC) for 162,560 shares. Guggenheim Capital Ltd Liability has invested 0% in Antero Resources Corp (NYSE:AR). (NYSE:RRC). State Of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D invested 0.03% of its portfolio in Range Resources Corp.

The Brokerages Set Kindred Healthcare, Inc. (KND) PT at $9.83

The stock declined 0.60% or $0.35 reaching $58.41 per share. The fund owned 555,057 shares of the health services provider's stock after buying an additional 39,643 shares during the period. It now has negative earnings. The Firm operates through four divisions: the Kindred at Home division, the hospital division, the Kindred Rehabilitation Services division and the nursing center division.

SWAT Standoff as Seal Beach Police Search for Possible Shooter

Two people were killed inside a Seal Beach apartment from which a woman called police pleading for help and shots were heard being fired, authorities said. A man who lives and works in the same apartment complex told Eyewitness News the person living in the apartment unit was a police officer going through a "difficult" breakup with his girlfriend.

KBC Group NV Maintains Stake in Canadian Solar Inc. (CSIQ)

Four analysts have issued estimates for Canadian Solar's earnings, with estimates ranging from ($0.21) to ($0.10). News & Ratings Via Email - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Canadian Solar Inc.

Asaduddin Owaisi will support Meira, but prefers a non-Congress candidate

Terming the ongoing Presidential polls as a "battle of ideology", Opposition candidate Meira Kumar on Monday requested the member of a collegium to pay heed to their conscience and take a decision in the best interest of the country. MIM has 10 votes.This includes that of Hyderabad parliamentarian and party president, Asaduddin Owaisi. In the 288-member State Assembly, Congress has 42 members while NCP has 41, PWP two, Samajwadi Party two, CPM one and MIM two.