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  1. BRIEF-Continental and Caterpillar Inc. sign agreement to equip CAT Off-Highway-TrucksRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | Reuters

    LAGOS, Feb 22 Nigeria's naira firmed 1.1 percent to 510 on the black market on Wednesday, bureau de change traders said, after the central bank started to supply dollars for retail transactions in a bid to narrow the spread with the official exchange rate. Feb 22 The following are the top stories from selected Canadian newspapers.

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  2. BRIEF-Toll Brothers reports qtrly earnings per share $0.42Read the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | Reuters

    * Bucharest stock index is highest since Jan 2008 * Improved bank prospects buoy stock indices in CEE * Czech central bank reiterates guidance on crown cap By Sandor Peto BUDAPEST, Feb 22 Romania's Banca Transilvania stocks surged to a record high on Wednesday in continued reaction to expectations of growth, boosting the Bucharest stock index in a reflection of general optimism over Central European banks.

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  3. Homebuilder Toll Brothers posts 3.8 pct fall in quarterly profitRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | Reuters

    Feb 22 Toll Brothers Inc reported a 3.8 percent fall in quarterly profit, hurt by lower average selling prices for its luxury homes. The Horsham, Pennsylvania-based company's net earnings declined to $70.42 million, or 42 cents per share, in the first quarter ended Jan. 31, from $73.18 million, or 40 cents per share, a year earlier.

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  4. Sky Plc (SKY) Receives GBX 1,110.56 Average PT from BrokeragesRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | IntersportsWire

    Sky Plc has been assigned an average recommendation of "Hold" from the twenty-three research firms that are covering the stock. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, eleven have given a hold recommendation and eleven have issued a buy recommendation on the company.

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  5. UPDATE 1-Weir hurt by weak oil prices while peer Petrofac sees order uptickRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | Reuters

    Feb 22 Weir Group Plc, a maker of pipes and valves for energy and mining industries, reported a 22 percent fall in full-year pretax profit, hurt by a weak North American oil and natural gas market. Peer Petrofac Ltd said it saw an uptick in bidding activity in its core Middle Eastern markets as oil prices recovered to the company's breakeven range of $55-$60 per barrel.

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  6. Earnings Scheduled For February 22, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | Benzinga

    Southern Co is estimated to report its quarterly earnings at $0.35 per share on revenue of $4.63 billion. DISH Network Corp is expected to report its quarterly earnings at $0.66 per share on revenue of $3.76 billion.

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  7. 12 Stocks You Should Be Watching TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | Benzinga

    Wall Street expects DISH Network Corp to report quarterly earnings at $0.66 per share on revenue of $3.76 billion before the opening bell. DISH shares rose 0.03 percent to $62.84 in after-hours trading.

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  8. Hunting plca s (HTG) Buy Rating Reiterated at Deutsche Bank AGRead the original story w/Photo

    59 min ago | The Breeze

    ... international energy services provider to upstream oil and gas companies. The Company's segments include Well Construction, Well Completion, Well Intervention, and Exploration and Production. The Well Construction segment provides products and ...

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  9. Toll Brothers Reports FY 2017 1st Qtr ResultsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | GlobeNewswire

    Toll Brothers, Inc. , the nation's leading builder of luxury homes, today announced results for its first quarter ended January 31, 2017. FY 2017's first quarter net income was $70.4 million and earnings per share were $0.42 per share diluted, compared to net income of $73.2 million and $0.40 per share diluted in FY 2016's first quarter.

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  10. Ahead of Arab Future Cities Summit, Qatar announces increase in smart infrastructure investmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Al Bawaba

    ... increase in infrastructure spending. As per the Ministry of Development Planning and Statistics (MDPS), Qatar's construction industry is a critical non-oil growth driver. In the 2017 budget, announced a few months ago by the Ministry of Finance, a ...

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  11. European shares hit new 14-month high, positive earnings boostRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Reuters

    Feb 22 European shares climbed to a new 14-month high on Wednesday, supported by well-received earnings updates from companies such as Lloyds, Telefonica Deutschland and Scor. The pan-European STOXX 600 index was up 0.5 percent at 375.19 points by 0831 GMT after setting an intra-day high of 375.42 points, the highest level since early December 2015.

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  12. Fluor Corporation (FLR) Earns "Neutral" Rating from Credit Suisse GroupRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Political

    ... holding company. The Company is a professional services company. The Company provides engineering, procurement, construction, fabrication and modularization, commissioning and maintenance, as well as project management services. It operates in five ...

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  13. Get quality Aluminium Security Door at affordable ratesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | PR Log

    ... has been in the business for years and the company is able to provide both. The company has been serving construction industry for years and all its products are of good quality. The construction industry requires products in bulk and the company is ...

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  14. London open: Stocks edge higher as investors eye GDP; Lloyds in focusRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Live Charts

    Stocks in London edged higher in early trade, buoyed by a strong performance in the US, where indices closed at fresh highs, as investors awaited the release of UK economic growth figures. At 0825 GMT, the FTSE 100 was up 0.3% to 7,292.82.

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  15. Petrofac swings into the green in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Live Charts

    Petrofac posted its full-year results for the 2016 calendar year on Wednesday, claiming a "good operational performance" across all businesses with an underlying net profit of $421m. The FTSE 250 firm said group net profit, excluding IES, was $463m, while its IES net loss was $42m.

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  16. Stocks rise as more deals awaitedRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NWAonline

    Stocks on Tuesday again broke records as investors returned from a long weekend hungry for deals. While Kraft Heinz and Unilever couldn't complete a proposed $143 billion merger, makers of food and household goods rose as investors bet that other deals are coming.

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  17. Whirlpool plant building lands a buyerRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NWAonline

    An investment group from Wisconsin has purchased the largest building in the long vacant Whirlpool plant complex in Fort Smith, with plans to renovate the space to eventually operate as a hub for other companies. The 1.5 million-square-foot building on Jenny Lind Road, which includes 300,000 square feet of mezzanine space, has been on the market since the Whirlpool plant closed in 2012.

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  18. Specialty Publishing Media Unveils Constructech TV Video for Contractors and BuildersRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... hosted by award-winning Internet of Things tech-expert Peggy Smedley, who has been a respected voice within the construction industry for more than two decades. She is also president of Specialty Publishing Media, editorial director of Constructech ...

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  19. Australia shares snap three-day losing streak; NZ downRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Reuters

    Feb 22 Australian shares snapped a three-day losing streak, ending marginally higher on Wednesday as gains by consumer stocks offset losses in many financial counters. The S&P/ASX 200 index closed up 0.2 percent, or 14.071 points, to 5805.10 at the close of trade.

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  20. Unions want meeting on building industry issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Jamaica Observer

    Jamaica's two major trade unions have written the Ministry of Labour and Social Security seeking a meeting to discuss issues facing the local building and construction industry. The joint letter from the Bustamante Industrial Trade Union and the National Workers' Union yesterday requested the minister, Shahine Robinson, to convene a meeting of the Joint Industrial Council for the industry to discuss concerns about the infiltration of the sector by foreign workers and contractors over the past few years.

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