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2014-10-23

All Ords slips, did you catch the 28.3% graphite shooting star?

 
Mining stocks have pulled the All Ords down 0.1% to 5,369.9 points despite Chinese manufacturing data rising to a three month high in October. The Shanghai Stock Exchange Composite Index is down 0.89% to 2,305.8 points while in pre-open markets the Dow Mini is up 19 points to 16,444. Which graphite stock rose 28.3% with more than 5.6 million shares trading hands?
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2014-10-23

Pawnbroker H&T wants to win over customers – CEO

 
“I don’t want to buy something cheaply and sell it for a high profit. I want you to get your goods back – that way, when you’ve got a need in the future, you’ll come back and borrow again.” Those are the comments of John Nichols, the chief executive of H&T Group (LON:HAT), who explains how the business will move forward in the current tough climate for pawnbrokers. Nichols talks about the size of the Asian market and how pawnbroking has moved into the 21st Century with tablets and smartphones.
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2014-10-24

Potash Corp's Q3 profit trails, but encouraged by signs in all key potash markets

 
Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan (TSE:POT) (NYSE:POT) posted Thursday a third quarter profit that trailed last year's figures, as despite improved performance in its potash and nitrogen businesses, the Canadian fertilizer giant's results were weighed down by higher tax expenses and weaker contributions from offshore equity investments. But it also maintained its upbeat market outlook, encouraged by strong demand.
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