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BRIEF-Charter prices $1 billion senior unsecured notes

Reuters Us Markets - 1 hour 7 min ago
* Charter Communications Inc -Have priced $1.0 billion in amount of senior unsecured notes due 2027 ,notes will bear interest at a rate of 5.125 percent per annum

Mexico's Terrafina acquires 51 properties for $422 million

Reuters Us Markets - 1 hour 8 min ago
MEXICO CITY, Jan 17 (Reuters) - Mexican real estate investment trust (REIT) Terrafina said on Tuesday it had acquired two portfolios comprising a total of 51 properties for $422 million to strengthen...

BRIEF-Theratechnologies-Abstract submitted by Taimed for 24-week study of Ibalizumab phase III

Reuters Us Markets - 1 hour 8 min ago
* Theratechnologies-Abstract submitted by its partner, Taimed Biologics, for 24-week study of Ibalizumab phase III study has been selected for late breaker presentation Source text for Eikon:...

New York protesters camp out at Goldman Sachs to oppose Trump

Reuters Us Markets - 1 hour 11 min ago
NEW YORK, Jan 17 (Reuters) - Dozens of protesters gathered outside of Goldman Sachs Group Inc headquarters on Tuesday to rally against President-elect Donald Trump's picking several former executives...

Freeport-McMoran in settlement over uranium mine cleanup on Navajo land

Reuters Us Markets - 1 hour 14 min ago
WASHINGTON, Jan 17 (Reuters) - Freeport-McMoRan Inc has entered into an agreement with the U.S. government and the Navajo Nation for the cleanup of 94 abandoned uranium mines on Navajo land, the...

GLOBAL MARKETS-Sterling basks in glow of May's Brexit speech; stocks slip

Reuters Us Markets - 1 hour 19 min ago
HONG KONG, Jan 18 (Reuters) - The British pound consolidated gains on Wednesday after posting its biggest rise in nearly two decades in the previous session, while Asian stocks are set to drift lower...

UPDATE 2-Toshiba mulls chip business stake sale to Western Digital -Nikkei

Reuters Us Markets - 1 hour 22 min ago
* Toshiba may sell about 20 pct stake in chip business - Nikkei

Cameco expects to report net loss for 2016, cut jobs at uranium mines

Reuters Us Markets - 1 hour 24 min ago
Jan 17 (Reuters) - Canadian uranium producer Cameco Corp on Tuesday said it expected its 2016 adjusted profit to be significantly lower than analysts' estimates and also said it would cut 120 jobs...

PRESS DIGEST- Financial Times - Jan 18

Reuters Us Markets - 1 hour 29 min ago
Jan 18 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories in the Financial Times. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.

Puerto Rico needs urgent Congress action -U.S. Treasury, Health chiefs

Reuters Us Markets - 1 hour 30 min ago
Jan 17 (Reuters) - The secretaries of the U.S. Treasury and Health and Human Services called for fast congressional action to help Puerto Rico out of its economic mess, and said a bipartisan task...

Woman sues Trump in New York for defamation over sexual assault denial

Top Reuters News - 1 hour 31 min ago
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - One of about a dozen women who previously accused President-elect Donald Trump of making unwanted sexual advances filed a lawsuit against him in New York on Tuesday, alleging he had made false and defamatory statements about her in rejecting the accusation, causing her emotional and economic harm.

Cameco shares drop on profit warning, layoffs

MarketWatch Market Pulse - 2 hours 22 min ago

Cameco Corp. shares fell in the extended session Tuesday after the uranium miner said it would cut 10% of its workforce and that a continued weak market in the metal will lower earnings. Cameco shares dropped 8.7% to $12.11 after hours. "We expect our adjusted net earnings for 2016 will be significantly lower than analysts' earnings estimates," Cameco said in a statement. "In presenting our adjusted net earnings, we expect to make total adjustments to net earnings between approximately $180 million and $220 million after-tax ($0.45 to $0.56 per share)[Canadian]." Analysts surveyed by FactSet estimate 2016 earnings of 53 cents a share. Cameco said it will lay off 120 employees to improve efficiency at its uranium mining operations.

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Chuck E. Cheese prepped for IPO: report

MarketWatch Market Pulse - 2 hours 22 min ago

Apollo Global Management LLC is preparing an initial public offering for the Chuck E. Cheese restaurant chain, according to a report from Reuters on Tuesday. Reuters reported that the IPO would seek to value the chain at more than $1 billion. Apollo purchased Chuck E. Cheese parent company CEC Entertainment Inc. in 2014, valuing the company at $1.3 billion at the time. Apollo is aiming for an IPO in the second half of this year, and is open to offers for an outright purchase, Reuters reported, based on anonymous sources.

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Despite showman reputation, Trump inauguration shaping up as low-key

Top Reuters News - 3 hours 15 min ago
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Donald Trump made his name with opulent hotels and a dramatic reality TV show, but his inauguration on Friday as the 45th U.S. president is shaping up as a more understated affair, with big names in entertainment staying away.

HPE Chief Operating Officer Hsu to resign, move on to spin-off CEO

MarketWatch Market Pulse - 3 hours 17 min ago

Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co. said late Tuesday Chief Operating Officer and Executive VP Chris Hsu will resign from the company to become the chief executive officer of the previously announced, proposed spin-off and merger of its software business with Micro Focus International PLC. That deal is expected to go through by Aug. 31, the company said in a filing. Shares of HPE were flat after hours after ending the regular trading day down 1.1%. HPE said earlier Tuesday it had agreed to buy SimpliVity for $650 million in cash.

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Trump's U.N. nominee to blast world body over Israel: testimony

Top Reuters News - 3 hours 21 min ago
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President-elect Donald Trump's nominee to be U.S. ambassador to the United Nations will blast the world body over its treatment of Israel at her Senate confirmation hearing, according to prepared testimony seen by Reuters on Tuesday.

United Continental shares tick lower as results top Street view

MarketWatch Market Pulse - 4 hours 1 min ago

United Continental Holdings Inc. shares slid in the extended session Tuesday even as the airline topped Wall Street estimates for the quarter. United shares declined 1.8% to $72.49 after hours, after closing down 0.8% in the regular session. The company reported adjusted fourth-quarter earnings of $1.78 a share on revenue of $9.05 billion. Analysts surveyed by FactSet had estimated $1.73 a share on revenue of $9.04 billion.

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BRIEF-Roka Bioscience says Mary Duseau succeeds Paul Thomas as CEO

Reuters Us Markets - 4 hours 7 min ago
* Roka bioscience announces transition of ceo role from Paul Thomas To Mary Duseau

BRIEF-Tech Data reports open market sale of 2,500 shares

Reuters Us Markets - 4 hours 8 min ago
* Director Thomas Morgan reports open market sale of 2,500 shares of co's common stock at average price of $85.5per share on Jan 13 - SEC filing Source text: (http://bit.ly/2jtUs2x) Further company...

BRIEF-Interactive Brokers Group reports qtrly EPS of $0.07

Reuters Us Markets - 4 hours 8 min ago
* declares quarterly dividend of $0.10 per share Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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