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Important news for shareholders and potential investors in First Midwest Bancorp Inc (NASDAQ:FMBI): The dividend payment of US$0.11 per share will be distributed to shareholders on 09 October 2018, and the stock will begin trading ex-dividend at an earlier date, 27 September 2018. Is this future income a...
Now that Comcast has trumped Fox and Disney's bid to buy 61 percent of U.K. pay-TV company Sky, attention is turning to the other 39 percent — as well as streaming platform Hulu. The cable and entertainment giant outbid Fox, working in concert with Disney, by more than...
The auction process began Friday at 5 p.m. London time (noon ET). As laid out by the U.K.'s takeover watchdog on Thursday, that process will take the form of three bids. Each must be submitted in British pounds, the Takeover Panel said. ...
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Turkey's finance minister has slashed the country's economic growth targets and promised to cut public spending by nearly $10bn as the country tries to rebuild shattered market confidence and find a way out of a currency crisis. Investors welcomed the decision by Berat Albayrak,...
The number of people projected to have Alzheimer's disease or dementia in the United States is expected to double by 2060, says a study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. In 2014, there were 5 million people in the U.S. with Alzheimer's or...
At this point it's common knowledge that the stock market is being driven higher by an elite cabal of high-flying companies. That equity Illuminati includes such companies as Apple, Amazon, Microsoft, Google, Visa, and Mastercard, which have accounted for 42% of the S&P 500's gains since...
The frenzy for pot stocks may expand in October as another Canadian company plans to be dual-listed. Aurora Cannabis said it is planning to list its shares on a major U.S. stock exchange next month. "Aurora is targeting the month of October to establish a U.S....
Floodwaters on Friday breached a dam that contains a man-made lake connected to a Duke Energy power plant in North Carolina, possibly causing coal ash to flow into the nearby Cape Fear River, the company said. The floodwaters flowed from Cape Fear River into the northern side of Sutton...
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