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Finance United Kingdom unemployment holds at 42-year low
Author: 0 United Kingdom unemployment holds at 42-year low

However, in nominal terms (not adjusted for inflation), average weekly earnings increased by 2.2% including bonuses and 2.1% excluding bonuses. "Our economy is helping to create full time, permanent jobs which are giving people across the United Kingdom the chance of securing a reliable income", said Minister for Employment, Damian Hinds.

Finance Traders Alert: BHP Billiton Limited (BHP)
Author: 0 Traders Alert: BHP Billiton Limited (BHP)

Even for seasoned investors, it can be natural to become wary when certain stocks are tanking in the stock portfolio. Shares of BHP Billiton plc ( NYSE: BBL ) experienced a change of -0.56% in final minutes of trading Tuesday. SMA50 is used by traders to gauge mid-term trends. Traders are more bearish recently as evidenced by the change in short interest. At the time of writing, shares were trading 3.74% away from the 20-days simple moving average and 11.95% away from the 200-days simple ...

Author: 0 Google Doodle celebrates Studio for Electronic Music

These instruments were precursors to the modern synthesiser, and the studio's progressive example made way for pioneering German krautrock bands from Kraftwerk to Can. Google explains the music created by the artists as "breakthrough beats" and also used "editing and mixing sounds using new types of equipment and technical composition".

Finance Tiger Zinda Hai Poster: Salman Khan back in ACTION!
Author: 0 Tiger Zinda Hai Poster: Salman Khan back in ACTION!

Now, a day before Diwali Salman Khan has revealed his new look from the movie, his intense look is just enough to make his fans insane for the movie. With a gun in his hand and wound on the forehead, Tiger aka Salman seems in no mood to spare anyone. The film has been extensively shot in UAE, Austria and Morocco.

Author: 0 Inflation drops but food prices rise

On a m/m basis, however, food inflation extended the moderation it started in June, increasing by 0.87% (vs. 1.14% in August), partly supported by reported monthly declines in the average prices of tomato (-25.25%), yam tuber (-24.42%), beef (-6.33%), dried fish sardine (-3.29%), and sweet potato (-3.17%).

Author: 0 Which Insider sold 750 Shares Of Lam Research Corporation (LRCX)?

GQG Partners LLC bought a new position in Lam Research Corporation during the second quarter worth about $87,726,000. The Creative Planning holds 18,779 shares with $2.66M value, up from 9,680 last quarter. Lam Research Corporation (LRCX ) is an interesting player in the Technology space, with a focus on Semiconductor Equipment & Materials. About shares traded.

Finance SEC charges Rio with fraud for late coal write-down disclosure
Author: 0 SEC charges Rio with fraud for late coal write-down disclosure

Rio Tinto said on Wednesday it intends to "vigorously defend itself" against charges by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission that the company inflated the value of coal assets in Mozambique acquired for $3.7 billion and sold a few years later for $50 million.

Author: 0 Chesapeake Energy Corporation (CHK) Stake Increased by West Oak Capital, LLC

Chesapeake Energy Corp now has $3.42 billion valuation. Closing price generally refers to the last price at which a stock trades during a regular trading session. MARTIN R BRAD bought $105,260 worth of stock or 20,000 shares. Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE: CHK); using high/lower both types of ownership as circumstantial evidence in a value investing research process should be done carefully, as rather than offering help in finding value; it can sometimes give false signals and lead ...

Author: 0 Google trials burrito delivery by drone in NSW

Co-leader of Google's Project Wing, James Ryan Burgess, said the trials involved farmers near Royalla, a town approximately 35km from Canberra. Project Wing successfully completed its first drone deliveries to consumers in an open field at Virginia Tech University, he writes; now, "we've been testing in a rural community on the border of the ACT and NSW and tackling an entirely different level of operational complexity: making deliveries directly to people's yards".

Finance Nifty ends at new high of 10234.45; Sensex slips from record peak
Author: 0 Nifty ends at new high of 10234.45; Sensex slips from record peak

Bajaj Allianz General Insurance: Driven by a near four-fold growth in underwriting profit, private sector Bajaj Allianz General Insurance reported 11 per cent growth in net profit at Rs 260 crore for the three months to September. Biggest losers in the 30-share index were Axis Bank (6.72%), ICICI Bank (2.87%), Cipla (2.15%), State Bank Of India (1.93%), Bharti Airtel (1.29%), and Asian Paints (1.03%).

Finance Aussie NBN delays are causing record number of complaints, says TIO
Author: 0 Aussie NBN delays are causing record number of complaints, says TIO

CHOICE says complaints about various services, including landline phones, mobile phones and internet, has jumped over 40 per cent in the last financial year and those about NBN have doubled. In WA, most residents complained about customer service issues (48.4 per cent), bills (44.1 per cent) and faults (36.6 per cent). National telco complaints have now reached the highest levels since the 2012/2013 financial year.

Author: 0 Inc. Takes Position in Adobe Systems Incorporated (ADBE)

It has underperformed by 18.19% the S&P500. Rathbone Brothers Plc sold 3,665 shares as the company's stock rose 14.01% with the market. The performance for the week for Adobe Systems Incorporated is 1.86% following the monthly performance of -0.66%.

Author: 0 Zacks Investment Research Upgrades Impax Laboratories, Inc. (IPXL) to "Buy"

Impax's generics pipeline should be able to take advantage of the upcoming patent expirations in the pharma industry. The company has market cap of $237.98 million. Impax Laboratories (NASDAQ IPXL) opened at 19.95 on Tuesday. Impax Laboratories had a positive return on equity of 9.05% and a negative net margin of 71.08%.

Finance Axis Bank posts disappointing Q2 result; asset quality worsens
Author: 0 Axis Bank posts disappointing Q2 result; asset quality worsens

Net interest income was up 30.5 per cent year-on-year (yoy) at Rs 248 crore (Rs 190 crore in the year-ago period). The bank said incremental provisions of Rs 505 crore on these select accounts have been made during the quarter taking the total provisioning against these select accounts to Rs 3,886 crore with an improved provision coverage ratio at 55 per cent.

Finance Trump Hosts Greek PM for Talks on Military, Energy and Economy
Author: 0 Trump Hosts Greek PM for Talks on Military, Energy and Economy

In 2016, Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said he hoped the world wouldn't have to face the " evil " of a Donald Trump presidency. In exchange, the country imposed painful spending cuts, tax hikes and reforms. Greece is emerging from an eight-year financial crisis, with the International Monetary Fund, the European Union and others predicting a return to growth this year.

Author: 0 More Israeli settlements OK'd in Hebron, says watchdog

Hebron's Palestinian municipality is expected to appeal the decision and claim ownership of the land. "The permits approved today would increase the number of settlers in Hebron by 20 percent". "That would make a total of 6 500 settlement units so far this year", he said. The peace talks between Palestine and Israel have been stalled since April 2014.