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"Stock buyback announcements have surged this year. But how many companies will actually follow through? "Companies are announcing buyback plans at the fastest pace on record. So far in 2015, announced buybacks are up 50% compared to 2014," wrote Barc..."

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187 words • intermediate • 3 years, 10 months ago
"The Reserve Bank of Australia just announced a 25 basis point interest rate cut and now the Aussie dollar is getting destroyed. On Monday night, the RBA announced it would takes its main interest rate to 2.25% from 2.50%. In its announcement, the RBA..."
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176 words • intermediate • 4 years, 4 months ago
"The Federal Reserve's Federal Open Market Committee is set to announce its latest monetary policy decision at the top of the hour. The FOMC is expected to keep interest rates between 0% and 0.25% and taper its monthly asset purchases by another $10 b..."
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200 words • advanced • 2 years, 9 months ago
sales, business
"So far this year, freight brokerage Total Quality Logistics has announced plans to open new sales offices in Miami, Fla.; South Bend, Ind.; and most recently, the sixth Ohio location in Toledo. Total Quality Logistics now operates or has announced p..."

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842 words • advanced • 3 years, 7 months ago
"By Junaid Daher and Mohsin Azam (click to enlarge) For 2015, as of April 30, SNL Financial counted 88 deal announcements in the banking sector with an aggregate disclosed deal value of $8.81 billion and a median price-to-tangible book ratio of 142...."

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600 words • advanced • 2 years, 10 months ago
business
"Mario Tama/Getty ImagesShare Buybacks a way to profit? Buybackannouncements are associated with notable stock outperformance, and a strategy of going long stocks that have already announced buybacks with a regularly rebalancing can accumulate signif..."

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298 words • advanced • 3 years ago
sales, business
"BB&T starts $1 billion stock sale, closes non-Susquehanna acquisition By Michael Sadowski , June 24, 2015 at 11:24 AM New Pennsylvania banking player BB&T Corp. may not be done growing as it wraps up two acquisitions and prepares to finalize its pu..."

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151 words • advanced • 2 years, 11 months ago
business
"SALT LAKE CITY, UT --(Marketwired - December 01, 2014) - Stratex Oil & Gas Holdings, Inc. ( STTX ) ("Stratex" or the "Company") and Richfield Oil & Gas Company ("Richfield") today announced the successful completion of the previously announced merger..."

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140 words • intermediate • 3 years ago
business
"JACKSON, Miss. (WTVA) -- The Chief Marketing Officer for the Mississippi Development Authority is leaving the agency. Thursday morning, the agency announced Marlo Dorsey was leaving to pursue opportunities in the private sector. Dorsey joined MDA i..."

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135 words • intermediate • 3 years, 10 months ago
"The European Central Bank just announced a €60 billion per month bond buying program. Following this announcement, Deutsche Bank economist Torsten Slok circulated an email with the following chart, showing who own the debt of some of the world's bigg..."

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103 words • advanced • 4 years, 3 months ago
"Source: Bespoke Investment Group The European Central Bank announced its latest and belated program of quantitative easing last week. The ECB made fresh commitments to buy a series of asset-backed securities (ABS), various bonds and expanded its ..."
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107 words • intermediate • 2 years, 8 months ago
tourism
"LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM--(Marketwired - Mar 29, 2016) - Following the release by Aviva plc ( LSE : AV ) ( NYSE : AV ) (the " Company ") on 10 March 2016 of the Company's 2015 Preliminary Results Announcement for the year ended 31 December 2015, the Co..."

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202 words • advanced • 2 years, 11 months ago
sales
"▪  London Properties announced company honors for November: Darryl Zuber Team , top sales team; and Adam Basila , top farm and AG land sales. ▪  Pearson Realty announced its top producers for 2015. Senior vice president Robb Stewart was salesp..."

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207 words • advanced • 3 years ago
business
"Nike isshoveling a bunch of money back to shareholders. In an announcement on Thursday after the market close Nike announced it would repurchase $12 billion worth of stock, raise its dividend, andexecute a 2-for-1 stock split. Following the announcem..."

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96 words • advanced • 3 years, 5 months ago
business
"This company regularly considers an additional fifth special dividend per year, which can turn into a nice payout for shareholders. Though both are preferable to accumulating cash, paying dividends is a better method for preserving shareholder value..."

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"AIM-listed CentralNic conditionally agreed to acquire Australian rival Instra Group last week. It also announced a £10m placing of stock with institutional investors at 40p a share, which will partially fund the all-share buyout. The acquisition wi..."

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1454 words • advanced • 2 years, 10 months ago
business
"BT Group PLC THIS ANNOUNCEMENT AND THE INFORMATION CONTAINED IN IT, IS RESTRICTED AND IS NOT FOR RELEASE, PUBLICATION OR DISTRIBUTION, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, IN WHOLE OR IN PART, IN, INTO OR FROM THE UNITED STATES, CANADA, AUSTRALIA, JAPAN, SOUTH A..."

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417 words • intermediate • 3 years, 4 months ago
business
"The California-based software company Adobe announced Monday that effective November 1, it will be doubling its paid maternity leave and boosting its paid paternity leave. The announcement comes the week after Netflix announced it would offer a year ..."

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459 words • intermediate • 2 years, 9 months ago
business
"77f7f48b-2e99-4e9a-8e94-700b815f8a85.pdf Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited and The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited take no responsibility for the contents of this announcement, make no representation as to its accuracy or completeness and..."

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439 words • advanced • 2 years, 11 months ago
business
"KARACHI: The industrial community of the country demands the government to announce the industrial and trade policy immediately. This was said by members of all chambers and industrial bodies, including the Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerc..."

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