Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (NYSE:VRX) has industry P/E ratio of 29.47

Canaccord Genuity's price objective would indicate a potential upside of 25.00% from the company's current price. OVERWEIGHT signal was given by 1 and Underweight signal was issued by 0 Analyst. Many analysts are providing their Estimated Earnings an... More..

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General Mills Remains a Good Investment, Despite Droopy Earnings
by | Wednesday, December 21, 2016

General Mills Remains a Good Investment, Despite Droopy Earnings

MAI Capital Management now owns 4,600 shares of the company's stock worth $328,000 after buying an additional 103 shares during the last quarter. The firm has a SMA 50 (Simple Moving Average) of -0.96% and a SM...More..

Walgreens, Rite Aid to Sell Stores to Fred's for Merger Approval
by | Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Walgreens, Rite Aid to Sell Stores to Fred's for Merger Approval

Walgreens said it continues to expect the acquisition to realize savings of over $1 billion within three to four years after the closing of the deal, which is expected in early 2017. The spinoff would transform...More..

Lebanon discloses new government headed by Saad Hariri
by | Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Lebanon discloses new government headed by Saad Hariri

Important changes include Yacoub al-Sarraf as defence minister and Cesar Abou Khalil as energy and water minister. It indicated that among the new portfolios are an anti-corruption post and a minister for wom...More..

by | Tuesday, December 20, 2016

UN Celebrates National Consensus Government Formed in Lebanon

The stability of the country is crucial as it is now hosting 1.1 million Syrian refugees in addition to the 300,000 Palestine refugees since 1948. The "new government" dubbed as a reconciliation cabinet does ...More..

Army convoy attacked in J-K: 3 soldiers martyred
by | Monday, December 19, 2016

Army convoy attacked in J-K: 3 soldiers martyred

The fatalities could have been higher had the driver not kept going despite being shot, police said. A police official said two soldiers were also injured in the attack that took place at the place crowded with...More..

Woman first to give birth using ovary frozen during childhood
by | Monday, December 19, 2016

Woman first to give birth using ovary frozen during childhood

The baby was delivered at a hospital in London, England. "It's like a miracle". Picton said, "We waited and the ovarian tissue started to get revascularized". "The difference is the tissue is much smaller ...More..

by | Monday, December 19, 2016

Ohio's Attorney General addresses Yahoo breach

That disclosure followed revelations this fall of a half-billion-account hack that Yahoo knew about in 2014 but did not disclose for almost two years. Change your passwords and security questions and answers, n...More..

by | Monday, December 19, 2016

Federal Bureau of Investigation probing Yahoo hack: White House

Yahoo has more than a billion monthly active users, although some have multiple accounts and others have none at all. That announcement came less than three months after the internet giant admitted to a previ...More..

by | Monday, December 19, 2016

Sumner Redstone to leave Viacom board in 2017

The billionaire media mogul, who is 93, bought Viacom in 1987 and expanded the content company adding Paramount and merging with CBS in 1999. Dauman officially left Viacom in August after a lengthy fight with...More..

by | Sunday, December 18, 2016

Monte dei Paschi opens debt swap offer to retail investors

Italy's opposition 5 Star Movement has called for JPMorgan's fees to be voided if taxpayers have to come to the rescue. Italy's third biggest bank has until the end of the year to raise 5 billion euros (US$5....More..

by | Sunday, December 18, 2016

Riot Confirms Major League Baseball Partnership

BAMTech will launch a streaming application in 2017 for League of Legends which will run on both PCs and smartphones and intends to monetize via advertising sales and sponsorship deals, which is what the excl...More..

by | Sunday, December 18, 2016

Murdoch's Fox agrees $14.6 bln Sky deal to expand empire

But the price of £10.75 per share, representing a premium of around 40 per cent on the day before the initial proposal was received, disappointed several top 50 shareholders who accused Sky of selling out to th...More..

Did Santa lie about a child dying in his arms?
by | Sunday, December 18, 2016

Did Santa lie about a child dying in his arms?

Shortly after Schmitt-Matzen's heartbreaking account of what happened went viral, the News Sentinel tried to follow up but said their attempts were unsuccessful. "You kind of said that (the boy) gave you a hu...More..

Fed raises key interest rate and foresees 3 hikes in 2017
by | Saturday, December 17, 2016

Fed raises key interest rate and foresees 3 hikes in 2017

The Fed's move Wednesday, only the second rate hike in the past decade, came on a unanimous 10-0 vote. But investors were surprised to see the Fed project three more increases for 2017, up from a prior forecast...More..

Cuba Allegedly Wants to Pay Off a $276 Million Debt with Rum
by | Saturday, December 17, 2016

Cuba Allegedly Wants to Pay Off a $276 Million Debt with Rum

While Prague was open to the idea of the trade, Mr Zurovic said it would still prefer the debt was a least partly paid in cash. Cuba accumulated huge external debts during the Cold War. Cuba has rum, and it...More..

by | Saturday, December 17, 2016

McDonald's to test food delivery in Miami

Customers can order off the menu and have their food delivered to their door via the UberEATS app or website . The corporation said it would examine the feedback in great detail before deciding whether to ex...More..

by | Friday, December 16, 2016

Google's Self-Driving Car Plan Relaunches as Alphabet's Waymo

To demonstrate its technology, the company said it used one of its vehicles to transport Austin, Texas, resident Steve Mahan, who is legally blind. This comes as a major departure from Google's earlier aims...More..

21st Century Fox agrees to acquire Sky
by | Friday, December 16, 2016

21st Century Fox agrees to acquire Sky

The NUJ said in a statement today that a deal between Sky and 21st Century Fox for Murdoch to take over the 61 per cent of BSkyB he doesn't already own should be blocked by the government. Fox plans to finance ...More..

Terminally ill 5-year-old boy dies in Santa's arms in Tennessee
by | Friday, December 16, 2016

Terminally ill 5-year-old boy dies in Santa's arms in Tennessee

The Knoxville News Sentinel reports that Schmitt-Matzen, who portrays Santa each year, rushed to the boy's bedside within 15 minutes. A widely-shared video posted to YouTube Saturday appears to show a p...More..

Macquarie-advised group makes $5.5 billion counterbid for Australia's Tatts
by | Thursday, December 15, 2016

Macquarie-advised group makes $5.5 billion counterbid for Australia's Tatts

Other investors in the Pacific Consortium include Morgan Stanley, as an adviser and manager to North Haven Infrastructure Partners II LP, and Australian pension fund First State Superannuation Scheme. The dea...More..

Heineken Faces Competition in Effort to Buy U.K.'s Punch Taverns
by | Thursday, December 15, 2016

Heineken Faces Competition in Effort to Buy U.K.'s Punch Taverns

Heineken , the Dutch brewer behind Strongbow and Foster's, is involved in a secret takeover battle to gain control of Punch Taverns, one of Britain's biggest pub operators. Heineken's potential bid would expan...More..

by | Thursday, December 15, 2016

Research Report for: Northern Oil and Gas, Inc. (NYSEMKT:NOG)

The six month price index is calculated by dividing the current share price by the share price six months ago. Currently, the stock has a 1 Year Price Target of $3.31. WARNING: This story was first posted by Ma...More..

Uber Employees Reportedly Used the App to Spy on Their Exes
by | Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Uber Employees Reportedly Used the App to Spy on Their Exes

He's suing the company for age discrimination and whistleblower retaliation. Two years ago, the public found out that executives were using Uber's "God View" function to monitor customers' rides in real time....More..

Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOXA) Analyst Opinion
by | Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOXA) Analyst Opinion

Ltd. now owns 6,544 shares of the company's stock worth $178,000 after buying an additional 3,589 shares in the last quarter. During its last trading session, Stock traded with the total exchanged volume of...More..

by | Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Monsanto shareholders approve Bayer's $57 billion takeover

Moving one step closer to merging Monsanto's operations with its own, Bayer has announced that the Monsanto shareholders have approved the impending move. Through programs and partnerships, we collaborate wit...More..

Boeing, Iran Air Announce Deal Worth $16.6 Billion
by | Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Boeing, Iran Air Announce Deal Worth $16.6 Billion

The deal covers 50 single-aisle 737 Max 8s, a soon-to-be-introduced version of Boeing's existing narrow-body 737 line. " Iran is a big market and there's potential there, but we're not sure how the sanctio...More..

Google Home tightens Chromecast bonds with Netflix, Photos integration
by | Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Google Home tightens Chromecast bonds with Netflix, Photos integration

This feature was highlighted by Google during Home's official back in October, and is set to become a staple of the connected home of tomorrow. Last week, Google announced it was opening its Actions on Goo...More..

by | Tuesday, December 13, 2016

House asking prices to increase in 2017 after 2% fall in December

In spite of the subdued picture, Shipside said average United Kingdom house prices would hold up in 2017, with the firm predicting that house price inflation was likely to be around 2 per cent next year. "We fo...More..

Gas prices climb for two weeks straight
by | Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Gas prices climb for two weeks straight

OPEC-driven supply sentiment drove gas prices up another 2 cents per gallon in the past week in the Bradenton-Sarasota-Venice market. That was up 3.8 cents from November's average and up 19.8 cents from a year ...More..

by | Monday, December 12, 2016

McDonald's to bring its global tax base to Britain

In July the fast-food chain announced it would create 5,000 jobs after franchise managers made a £600m ($757m, €710m) investment to restructure its 1,250 restaurants in the UK. McDonald's potentially faced an ...More..

Dylann Roof's confession and notes reveal overt racism
by | Monday, December 12, 2016

Dylann Roof's confession and notes reveal overt racism

He couldn't recall how many people he killed, giving an incorrect number. Instead, Roof told the Federal Bureau of Investigation, he picked the historic Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in June 2015...More..

by | Sunday, December 11, 2016

Montgomery Makes the List for Possible F-35 Fighter Jet Sites

Scott Walker announced Wednesday that the U.S. Air Force has selected Truax Field as one of five candidate bases to receive the F-35A Lightning II. The 122nd Fighter Wing in Fort Wayne was among 18 Air Nation...More..

Coca-Cola CEO Muhtar Kent to step down next year
by | Sunday, December 11, 2016

Coca-Cola CEO Muhtar Kent to step down next year

The 51-year-old has been with the beverage maker for about 20 years. A week after Starbucks announced the impending departure of CEO Howard Schultz from the company's top spot, another beverage behemoth is ...More..

Oil Holds Gains On Hopes For Non-OPEC Output Cuts
by | Sunday, December 11, 2016

Oil Holds Gains On Hopes For Non-OPEC Output Cuts

Brent settled up 89 cents, or 1.7%, at $53.89 a barrel. Russia, which is not an OPEC member, has signaled it was ready to cut production by 300,000 bpd and on Thursday Azerbaijan said it would come to Vienna ...More..

Non-OPEC oil producers to cut output 558000 barrels a day
by | Sunday, December 11, 2016

Non-OPEC oil producers to cut output 558000 barrels a day

Opec agreed on Nov 30 to lower its monthly output by 1.2 million barrels per day to 32.5 million barrels per day from next month. All said, it remains to be seen how the Saudi-initiated supply cuts will kick in...More..

Donald Trump will remain executive producer on new 'Celebrity Apprentice'
by | Saturday, December 10, 2016

Donald Trump will remain executive producer on new 'Celebrity Apprentice'

The president-elect, who's taking office on January 20, 2017, will be paid as a "profit participant" in the franchise. Production company MGM has yet to disclose the financial terms of Trump's position on the...More..

Families Prepare to Receive the Dead From Colombia Crash
by | Saturday, December 10, 2016

Families Prepare to Receive the Dead From Colombia Crash

The loss has been felt acutely in Chapeco , which was captivated by the meteoric rise and improbable success of their hometown team in soccer-crazed Brazil. "LaMia also took us to Barranquilla ( Colombia ) to ...More..

by | Saturday, December 10, 2016

'No survivors' in Pakistan plane crash

Pakistan's national carrier said the plane crashed shortly after takeoff from the northern city of Chitral with 48 people aboard. Pakistan's interior ministry sent a team to the scene of the crash, includin...More..

Sensex gains over 100 points, Rupee ends winning run in early trade
by | Saturday, December 10, 2016

Sensex gains over 100 points, Rupee ends winning run in early trade

The BSE Sensex after shuttling between 26,803.76 and 26,707.81 closed at 26,747.18, up 52.90 points, or 0.20 per cent on continuous foreign capital inflows. SBI, HDFC Bank, ICICI Bank and Axis Bank advanced by ...More..

by | Saturday, December 10, 2016

ECB chief says stimulus not being 'tapered'

South Korea's benchmark slipped as lawmakers prepared to vote on whether or not to impeach President Park Geun-hye. The euro slid as much as 1.5 percent before paring losses to trade 0.1 percent lower at $1.065...More..

Rival views of UK constitution battle it out in Brexit case
by | Friday, December 09, 2016

Rival views of UK constitution battle it out in Brexit case

The Government is seeking to overturn a ruling in the High Court last month that ministers can not exercise the royal prerogative to start the process of leaving the European Union and must first obtain Parliam...More..

Federal Judge Blocks Obama Administration's Overtime Pay Rule
by | Friday, December 09, 2016

Federal Judge Blocks Obama Administration's Overtime Pay Rule

U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas Judge Amos L. Mazzant III issued the injunction because he thought the DOL was overreaching in its authority, that Congress, not the Labor Department, sho...More..

Muted consumer impact expected from OPEC decision to cut production
by | Friday, December 09, 2016

Muted consumer impact expected from OPEC decision to cut production

On Thursday, Azerbaijan said it was also willing to engage in talks on cuts. Doubts about the historic deal were widespread in the market. "Wednesday's agreement has truly changed the landscape for oil over...More..

by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

Don't Repeal Obamacare Without Replacement Plan, Conservative Scholar Implores

Previously an orthopedic surgeon who now represents Atlanta's northern suburbs, the congressman is one of the few members of Congress to come up with a detailed plan to replace the hated law instead of just c...More..

Autumn Statement 2016: Top takeaways for investment industry
by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

Autumn Statement 2016: Top takeaways for investment industry

George Osborne had meant to eliminate the deficit completely and achieve a budget surplus, initially by the end of the last parliament, then by 2020, but repeatedly missed borrowing targets. In the current 2016...More..

The Insider Activity Don't Lie: Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F)
by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

The Insider Activity Don't Lie: Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F)

Currently, 4.66% shares of General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) are owned by insiders with -0.03% six-month change in the insider ownership. The company was downgraded on Tuesday, September 20 by Buckingham Resea...More..

Energy Giant Shell Inks Oil Deal With Iran
by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

Energy Giant Shell Inks Oil Deal With Iran

Dec 7 Royal Dutch Shell will sign three initial agreements on Wednesday to develop Iranian oil and gas fields, an Iranian oil ministry official said . The South Azadegan and Yadavaran fields straddle the bor...More..

Warren Gatland to name Lions coaches for New Zealand tour
by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

Warren Gatland to name Lions coaches for New Zealand tour

WARREN GATLAND will name a number of specialist coaches in his Lions backroom staff after unveiling his assistant coaches today. New Zealander Gatland will announce his playing squad on 19 April. Howley will ...More..

Prepare for a gap to open between Canadian and U.S. interest rates
by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

Prepare for a gap to open between Canadian and U.S. interest rates

December futures on the S&P TSX index SXFc1 were down 0.04 percent at 7:35 a.m. ET. The Bank of Canada said in its policy statement Wednesday that the country's investment and exports of nonenergy goods conti...More..