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Business Toys 'R' Us debuts augmented reality experience in stores
Author: 0 Toys 'R' Us debuts augmented reality experience in stores

Developed in partnership with UK-based software company PlayFusionnew, free-to-download Play Chaser lets customers scan a sign on Toys "R" Us shelves in order to access AR-based games like virtual basketball and a baby nursery where users can play with a digital You & Me doll.

Business Northgate plc's (NTG)
Author: 0 Northgate plc's (NTG) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at Peel Hunt

The stock's valuation is GBX 191.93 M. Company's 50 Day SMA price is GBX 141.45 and the 200 day SMA is GBX 136.87. HSTG has been the topic of a number of analyst reports. Jefferies Group LLC reissued a "buy" rating and set a GBX 600 ($7.96) target price on shares of Northgate plc in a research note on Wednesday, July 5th.

Business How to get to the 2017 ACL Music Festival
Author: 0 How to get to the 2017 ACL Music Festival

However, ACL organizer C3 said in a statement that safety is its "top priority ". At press time, at least 59 people had died and another 527 were injured at the Route 91 Harvest country music festival when a gunman opened fire on attendees from the 32nd floor of the nearby Mandalay Bay Hotel.

Business Crude palm oil futures fall 0.48 pc on profit-booking
Author: 0 Crude palm oil futures fall 0.48 pc on profit-booking

As with the price of gold , oil is valued in dollars. Another reason for the decline in Brent could be signs of a rebound in the United States output. The average daily production rate for 2017 was revised downward from 9.35 to 9.25 million barrels per day. Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak has said the ExxonMobil-led Sakhalin-1 project underwent a maintenance last month.

Business AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS), Uniti Group Inc. (NASDAQ:UNIT)
Author: 0 AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS), Uniti Group Inc. (NASDAQ:UNIT)

The Price to book ratio is the current share price of a company divided by the book value per share. It improved, as 37 investors sold Steel Dynamics, Inc . The current FCF quality score is 0.97847. United States Steel Corporation had a return on equity of 6.50% and a net margin of 0.24%. The company had revenue of $2.39 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.37 billion.

Business Argentina Doctor Rules Sergio Aguero Out 6 Weeks After Car Crash
Author: 0 Argentina Doctor Rules Sergio Aguero Out 6 Weeks After Car Crash

City suggested he could be back in a fortnight but Argentina's team doctor is more pessimistic. City have since suggested that Aguero would miss a maximum of four weeks, perhaps even returning in time for the clash with Stoke City immediately after the worldwide break, but Villani believes that he will face a longer layoff.

Business Rajnish Kumar Appointed as New Chairman of SBI
Author: 0 Rajnish Kumar Appointed as New Chairman of SBI

Arundhati Bhattacharya was appointed as the first woman chairman of SBI in 2013. Now the managing director with the bank, Rajnish Kumar will be succeeding Arundhati Bhattacharya as she completes her term later this week. Kumar had joined the SBI in 1980 as a probationary officer and subsequently served in multiple departments. Kumar had assumed charge as Managing Director (National Banking Group) on November 2, 2015, prior to which he was the Managing Director (Compliance & Risk) from ...

Business Amazon and Apple hit by European Union tax crackdown
Author: 0 Amazon and Apple hit by European Union tax crackdown

The decision to take Ireland to court was made after Ireland failed to make any significant progress in the acquisition of these back taxes. "I find that we have actually quite good working relations". There are suspicions that Dublin is deliberately stalling the process whilst it formulates an appeal to the ruling, which it may launch in conjunction with Luxembourg.

Business Royal Mail strike could mean
Author: 0 Royal Mail strike could mean "Christmas is cancelled"

The union accused the company of "unilaterally" closing its defined benefit, or final salary, pension scheme, with new entrants going into an "inferior" scheme which will leave them in "pensioner poverty". We are not proposing to change our core terms and conditions or our commitment to a predominantly permanent workforce. "In the same period, Royal Mail has paid £800 million in dividends to shareholders, including colleagues".

Business RBI maintains status quo; repo rate retained at 6 percent
Author: 0 RBI maintains status quo; repo rate retained at 6 percent

Mumbai: The Reserve Bank today kept interest rate unchanged as was widely expected in view of upward trend in inflation even as it cut the growth forecast to 6.7 per cent for the current fiscal. On growth, the RBI reiterated need to revive sluggish private sector investment in order to give a fillip to the economy as well as improve demand for overall credit.

Business City Aims to Name New Town for Company: Amazon, Georgia
Author: 0 City Aims to Name New Town for Company: Amazon, Georgia

Amazon could potentially bring 50,000 jobs to Memphis, which is something Memphis City Council Chairman Berlin Boyd said the city needs. "How about we give them their own city?'" Stonecrest Mayor Jason Lary explained. "We have all of those qualities as well with MARTA rail planned to our community, interstate improvements under way and a highly-educated work force eager to see the company locate here", Lary said.

Business RAF jets intercept passenger flight
Author: 0 RAF jets intercept passenger flight

Extraordinary photos show the passenger jet, which had come from Lithuania, flanked by two military jets as it circled above the airport. The Ryanair plane was travelling from Kaunas to Luton but had to divert to Stansted due to the emergency.

Business RBI to start printing new Rs 100 currency notes from April 2018
Author: 0 RBI to start printing new Rs 100 currency notes from April 2018

Year 2017 also saw some new notes of Rs 200 and Rs 50 introduced to the Indian economy and the new Rs 5 note might wrap up the year of new currencies. This will also make it hard to duplicate the currency due to enhanced security features in the new note. The exercise is unlikely to see any changes in dimensions in the Rs 100 note, considering the trouble that the RBI and banks had to go through to recalibrate ATMs for the new Rs 500 and Rs 2,000 notes.

Business Sensex, Nifty Inch Higher Ahead Of RBI Meeting
Author: 0 Sensex, Nifty Inch Higher Ahead Of RBI Meeting

Bajaj Auto, Hero MotoCorp and M&M rallied up to 1.79 per cent. However, Maruti Suzuki tanked 1.06%. Asian Paints, RIL, Adani Ports and Tata Steel looked good, climbing up to 2.72 per cent. "Mid-cap index outperformed the Nifty while the small-cap index underperformed", Deepak Jasani, Head - Retail Research, HDFC Securities, told IANS.

Author: 0 Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) Quarterly Analysis

COURTOIS JEAN PHILIPPE also sold $1.84 million worth of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ: MSFT ) shares. Barclays Capital has "Underweight" rating and GBX 205 target. Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ: MSFT ) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July 20th. 140,641 shares or 0.13% less from 140,821 shares in 2017Q1 were reported.

Business Turnaround
Author: 0 Turnaround "firmly on track" as dividends resume at Tesco

Tesco PLC (TSCO.LN) reported Wednesday an eight-fold rise in first-half pretax profit and returned to the dividend list after a three-year hiatus. Revenue for the half year, which ended August 26, rose to GBP28.35 billion from GBP27.34 billion, whilst pretax profit multiplied to GBP562.0 million from GBP71.0 million.

Author: 0 Icon Advisers Inc. Co. Raises Position in Endo International PLC (ENDP)

The stock had a trading volume of 6,870,853 shares. The company has mean EPS estimate of 0.7 reported by 3 number of analyst for the quarter ending Current Qtr.(Sep2017). The shares were acquired at an average cost of $7.89 per share, for a total transaction of $51,285.00. After this purchase, 213,620 common shares of ENDP are directly owned by the insider, with total stake valued at $1,941,806.

Business Ford to cut costs $14 billion, invest in trucks, electric cars: CEO
Author: 0 Ford to cut costs $14 billion, invest in trucks, electric cars: CEO

The plan will have to fire on all cylinders to catch up with the likes of BMW and GM. Ford CEO Jim Hackett has unveiled his long-awaited strategic update to investors. Here's weird and wild vehicle fact: There are 35,000 different configurations of the current generation Ford Fusion . By 2019, 100 percent of Ford's new US vehicles will be built with connectivity.