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*Seen taking C $770 mln to C $1.8 bln extra over 12 years. May 7- The Quebec government has laid out plans to extract up to C $1.8 billion more in taxes from the mining sector over the next 12 years, with measures that include a minimum royalty, arguing that Quebecers need to see greater benefits from mining ventures in the province.
*Credit Suisse raises target price to $41 from $38; rating neutral. Reuters Station users, click. 1568. Reuters Station users, click. 4899.
*Caterpillar Inc, Kennametal, Oshkosh corp, Timken. Co: Longbow Research raises to buy from neutral. *Parker Hannifin Corp: Longbow Research raises to neutral from.
April 29- Osisko Mining Corp:. *Dundee Capital cuts target price to C $8.50 from C $11; rating buy. Reuters Station users, click. 1568.
One analyst says the market will end flat and a good strategy is to pick stocks that have good earnings growth but are under-appreciated.
NEW YORK, April 11- After a strong start to the year, the world's largest economy is set to slow as some of the effects of government spending cuts take hold, likely leaving the central bank's extraordinary stimulus in place into at least 2014..
March 7- Truck and engine maker Navistar International Corp appointed Chief Operating Officer Troy Clarke as its chief executive, replacing interim CEO Lewis Campbell who came out of retirement to lead the company through a rough patch.
ABU DHABI, Feb 18- The United Arab Emirates has signed defence contracts worth 5.2 billion dirhams, including one for unmanned aerial drones, a spokesman for the country's military said on Monday. The UAE awarded the contract to purchase the drones to a local company, International Golden Group, which will buy them from the U.S. firm.
The S&P 500 regained the 1,500 level for the first time in more than five years, but that's a milestone that could also trigger a pause, analysts say.
Wall Street's bull could take another run at the psychologically important 1,500 level as early as Friday, but that's a level that could also trigger a pause, analysts say.
A flood of earnings reports, including major technology and industrial companies, could make or break the stock market’s surprise January rally in the week ahead.
Dec 19- Truck and engine maker Navistar International Corp reported a quarterly loss of $2.77 billion as warranty expenses rose and a failed engine project, which cost former Chief Executive Daniel Ustian his job, hit sales. Navistar's shares fell as much as 11 percent to $20.23 on the New York Stock Exchange on Wednesday.
Dec 19- Truck and engine maker Navistar International Corp reported a quarterly loss of $2.77 billion as a failed engine project hit sales and its tax bill rose, sending its shares down as much as 7 percent.
Take a look at some of Tuesday's midday movers:
*This was Icahn's second run at Oshkosh. Oshkosh shares were down 4.3 percent at $28.80 early Tuesday morning on the New York Stock Exchange. "We are returning all tendered shares and we will not extend the offer," said Icahn, whose offer valued Oshkosh at $2.98 billion and represented a 21 percent premium on the share price prior to his October bid.
Dec 4- Activist investor Carl Icahn on Tuesday abandoned his effort to acquire control of U.S. truck and military vehicle maker Oshkosh Corp after shareholders tendered fewer shares than he had hoped for.
Nov 29- Activist investor Carl Icahn urged shareholders of Oshkosh Corp on Thursday to accept his $32.50- per-share bid for any and all outstanding shares of the company before the offer expires on Monday. Oshkosh responded by urging shareholders to ignore the bid, which it called "inadequate and opportunistic."