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Analysts See $1.28 EPS for National Bank of Canada (NA)

Analysts See $1.28 EPS for National Bank of Canada (NA)

Among 6 analysts covering National Bank Of Canada (TSE:NA), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. The firm's 50 day moving average price is $28.03 and its 200 day moving average price is $27.94. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Royal Bank Of Canada from a "sell" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $83.00 price target on the stock in a research report on Wednesday, August 9th.


Shares in ad giant WPP tumble amid Brexit 'cancer' and 'Trumponomics'

Shares in ad giant WPP tumble amid Brexit 'cancer' and 'Trumponomics'

WPP enjoyed higher net sales of £6.4bn versus £5.6bn in 2016, 15% higher profits at £793m and a dividend hike of 22.7p, up 16.1%. Over the six months like-for-like net sales, which reflects underlying growth, fell by 0.5 per cent. "Even the growth of the digital marketplace has been dogged by issues such as measurability, viewability, fraud, and fake news", WPP said. "Whilst Trumponomics may well have resulted in an increase in the United States GDP (gross domestic product) growth rate ...


Centre approves the merger, consolidation of public sector banks

Centre approves the merger, consolidation of public sector banks

After this, the banks will take steps in accordance with law and the requirements of the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI). "On Saturday, Patel said that the central bank is in dialogue with the government to prepare a package of measures including mergers to enable PSBs to shore up requisite capital in a time-bound manner".


Ashwani Lohani appointed as new chairman of the Railway Board

Ashwani Lohani appointed as new chairman of the Railway Board

According to a press release, 'the Appointments Committee of the cabinet has approved the appointment of Shri Ashwani Lohani, CMD, Air India as Chairman of the Railway Board vice Shri AK Mital'. The extension was cleared by the Prime Minister's Office. "Hon'ble PM has asked me to wait", said Prabhu. Railway Minister had earlier directed to fix responsibility for the Utkal Express accident.


Crawford County Sheriff gives safety tips around school buses

Crawford County Sheriff gives safety tips around school buses

President Brad Cohen says motorists need to use caution and drive slowly through bus stops and school entrance areas. Stokes County Schools also have buses equipped with extended stop arms that are created to make the bus more visible at bus stops.


Benitez: A win will clear the gloom

Benitez: A win will clear the gloom

Ex-Newcastle midfielder Joey Barton joined in the Benitez-baiting - telling the Spaniard to stop moaning and start coaching after owner Mike Ashley failed to live up to his transfer window promises. Tim Krul, Achraaf Lazaar, Massadio Haidara, Grant Hanley, Jack Colback, Henri Saivet and Emmanuel Riviere are among the players being considered for moves away having been told they will not be considered for selection this season.