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The sale will better allow Standard Life Aberdeen to focus on its investment and savings divisions and its remaining businesses, the results said. Standard Life Aberdeen chair Gerry Grimstone said: "The transaction completes our transformation to a capital light investment business, a process started in 2010 with the sale of Standard Life Bank, continuing with the sale of our Canadian business and the merger past year between Standard Life and Aberdeen Asset Management ".
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    Girl Scout cookies arrive this week

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    Cookie-loving customers will be able to get their hands on their favorite Girl Scout Cookies like Thin Mints and Samoas, as well as the popular Girl Scout S'mores Cookie introduced a year ago. To find where cookies are sold in Coweta, go to https://www.gseok.org/ and put your zip code in the Find Cookies! search tool. This program helps Girl Scouts-Dakota Horizons reinvest in helping unleash the inner G.I.R.L.in all current and potential Girl Scouts.
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    The stock decreased 1.49% or $0.22 during the last trading session, reaching $14.52. About 63,598 shares traded. AstraZeneca PLC (NYSE:AZN) has risen 19.45% since February 22, 2017 and is uptrending. Since September 13, 2017, it had 1 insider purchase, and 14 sales for $79.49 million activity. Schaper Benz & Wise Investment Counsel Inc, which manages about $585.75M and $644.93 million US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Cisco Systems (NASDAQ:CSCO) by 15,316 shares to 502,483 shares, valued ...
  • United States Steel (X) - Research Analysts' Weekly Ratings Updates

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    The firm is scheduled to report its next earnings report on Tuesday, April 24th. After $-0.06 actual EPS reported by AK Steel Holding Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -183.33% EPS growth. Currently Analysts have a mean recommendation of 2.70 on the shares. Following the transaction, the vice president now owns 19,136 shares of the company's stock, valued at $574,080.
  • Today's Hot Mover - Sears Holdings Corporation, (NASDAQ: SHLD)

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    Previously Sears Hldgs Corp (NASDAQ:SHLD) reported $-2.64 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $-4.46 by $1.82 with surprise factor of 40.8%. Trust Of Oklahoma, Oklahoma-based fund reported 36,349 shares. Analyst's mean target price for SHLD is $2.50 while analysts mean recommendation is 4.00.
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    Barclays pays women investment bankers half what it pays men

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    On its website, fashion retailer Phase Eight said: "Whilst on first glance, our published gender pay gap figures suggest the average man has a higher hourly rate of pay than the average female, this is misleading and does not reflect the true story and culture within the Phase Eight business".
  • More Cashier-Less Amazon Go Stores Are Coming This Year

    More Cashier-Less Amazon Go Stores Are Coming This Year

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    Though there are no cashiers, the Amazon Go store employs workers who prepare fresh food and meals in an exposed kitchen, as well as a greeter at the entrance and an ID checker at the beer and wine section. At least three suitable places in Seattle have supposedly been identified. By the end of the year, there may be even more of the futuristic cashierless stores hanging up the open sign.
  • What Are Analysts Report About Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM)

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    The stock saw a move of 1.08% during the latest trading session. The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) has risen 41.13% since February 22, 2017 and is uptrending. Gulf Interest Retail Bank (Uk) holds 0.84% or 380,091 shares. Vanguard Group Inc. grew its position in shares of Exxon Mobil by 3.5% in the second quarter.
  • Are Analysts Bearish Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK) After Last Week?

    Are Analysts Bearish Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK) After Last Week?

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    Reilly Advsrs Ltd reported 1,284 shares. Voya Inv Mgmt Ltd accumulated 0% or 496,892 shares. Recent insider trends for Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE: CHK ) have caught the attention of investors. It has outperformed by 8.74% the S&P500. Pomelo Capital Llc decreased Chesapeake Energy Corp ( CHK ) stake by 40.14% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing.
  • LSV Asset Management Cuts Stake in Government Properties Income Trust (GOV)

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    Albemarle Corp now has $12.63 billion valuation. The stock increased 2.33% or $0.49 during the last trading session, reaching $21.53. About 14.84 million shares traded. 5,128 Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (NYSE:LPX) shares with value of $138,456 were sold by Barckley Rebecca Anne. Among 14 analysts covering Medical Properties Trust (NYSE:MPW), 5 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 8 Hold.
  • Ed Sheeran Responds to Rumors That He Secretly Married Cherry Seaborn

    Ed Sheeran Responds to Rumors That He Secretly Married Cherry Seaborn

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    Sheeran got engaged to girlfriend Cherry Seaborn in December a year ago. "No, I'm not married", Sheeran said while attending the 2018 Brit Awards in London. I should just enjoy this while it's there but not let it become my reality. "We are very happy and in love", he wrote, adding: "And our cats are chuffed as well xx".
  • Uber CEO plans to 'invest aggressively' to compete with rivals Southeast Asia

    Uber CEO plans to 'invest aggressively' to compete with rivals Southeast Asia

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    While talking up his ride-hailing company's Uber Air project during an event in New Delhi, Khosrowshahi said the noise generated by the flying taxis, which are now in development, was comparable to road traffic. Uber accounts for less than 1 per cent of the United States dollars 5 trillion transportation industry globally and capturing higher share "requires investments in big markets with population, that have lot of growth ahead of them".
  • Bank of America (BAC) Upgraded to "Sell" at Vetr

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    Vanguard Gru Inc holds 663.61 million shares. International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) has risen 4.86% since February 22, 2017 and is uptrending. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of BAC in report on Wednesday, June 14 with "Buy" rating. For the next 5 years, Bank of America Corporation is expecting Growth of 15.03% per annum, whereas in the past 5 years the growth was 32.68% per annum.