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Until recently the comparison to gold during the summer worked out well for Market Vectors Gold Miners ETF (NYSEARCA:GDX), having out-performed the SPDR Gold Trust (NYSEARCA:GLD). More recently, however, the Miners Index has had an abysmal ...
He later ventured into production and direction by forming his company Beaver Films in the late 1950s and beginning in 1960, producing films such as 'The League of Gentlemen' and 'Whistle Down the Wind'. He ultimately produced 13 films, and directed 12.
The drop in Japan followed a first-quarter increase of 20% that preceded the imposition of a consumption tax in Japan that took effect on April 1. Net sales rose 7% year-over-year and net profits were up 16% in the second quarter.
The company indicated on Thursday it was feeding a voracious growth appetite in fledgling fast-food chain Burger King, and had consequently delayed the dividend announcement expected in its year to end-June results, released on Thursday.