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Yen Gains to Weigh on Japan Stocks as Bonds Rise: Markets Wrap

Gold topped $1,240 an ounce on haven demand. Wall Street fell sharply on Tuesday as investors anxious that President Donald Trump will struggle to deliver promised tax cuts that propelled the market to record highs, with nervousness deepening ahead of a key healthcare vote.


The Accenture Plc (ACN) Hits New 52-Week High on Analyst Upgrade

The Accenture Plc (ACN) Hits New 52-Week High on Analyst Upgrade

If we look at stock performance in last active day trading, we see that stock has moved ticked up 2.76% to end the day at $0.58. Norges Bank acquired a new stake in shares of Accenture Plc during the fourth quarter valued at about $649,544,000.


Dozens of jobs under threat as shoe shop Brantano goes into administration

Dozens of jobs under threat as shoe shop Brantano goes into administration

It bought Brantano along with Jones the Bootmaker in 2015. The news comes just a day after the writing appeared to be on the wall for Brantano, another of Alteri's shoe retail investments. But having already been in administration one year ago, the future looks bleak for Brantano and PwC has already said there will be redundancies at the firm.


Hindustan Zinc tops the chart after company announces massive dividend

Hindustan Zinc tops the chart after company announces massive dividend

The Hindustan Zinc stock on Thursday rose after the firm announced a special interim dividend of 1,375 percent for financial year 2016-17. So that if you look at the cash, the cash is expected to decline by nearly 50 odd per cent year on year by the end of FY17 because the dividend payout is on 30th March so definitely the cash proportion will decline by nearly 50-53 per cent.


Gummy Bear Company to Build Manufacturing Facility in Pleasant Prairie

Gummy Bear Company to Build Manufacturing Facility in Pleasant Prairie

During a press conference, Governor Scott Walker said the company chose Wisconsin after a global search. "We have examined many different sites", LaBerge said. "We are very excited to announce this important decision today". According to the executive vice president of Haribo of America, Wes Saber, the new plant will be "one of the largest facilities in the confectionery industry".



Cruise ship passengers film 9-metre waves hitting cabin window

At one point in the video Burke's room when completely dark as a wave reached some of the highest point on the ship giving him an eerie view into the black abyss of the Atlantic Ocean. The company said the decision was made with passenger safety and comfort in mind, after the earlier incident on February 7. Terrifying footage showed the 1,100ft-long Anthem of the Seas undulating through huge swells and 90mph winds en route to Bermuda as it encountered the tropical storm Hermine.