The bank says it will buy back and cancel up to 30 million common shares, following a 30 million share normal course issuer bid that wrapped up at the end of January.buybacks continue to be a useful tool to deploy excess capital after fully investing in our businesses, said Rod Bolger, chief financial officer of RBC, on a conference call Friday morning.RBC said it was also hiking its quarterly dividend, increasing it three cents to 94 cents a share. According to National Bank Financial, RBC returned 74 per cent of earnings to shareholders in its fiscal 2017, compared with 52 per cent by its peers.the absence of M (which the bank is not signalling), we expect the trend to continue, wrote National analyst Gabriel Dechaine in a note on Friday.RBC reported a common equity tier 1 capital ratio, a measure of a bank capital strength, of 11 per cent for the quarter, up 10 basis points from the previous quarter but unchanged from the same time last year. Tax reform.The tax cut provided a boost to the bank’s wealth management unit, including Los Angeles basedCity National Bank, which was acquired by RBC in 2015.
Wash your shoes if they are washableIf your shoes are washable, then thoroughly washing them and letting them dry is obviously the best thing you can do to get rid of any bad smell in them. If your shoes can be washed in a machine, then it makes things much easier for you since all you will need to do is just remove the laces and toss them into the washing machine. But if they are not machine washable, then you’d have to do the washing the old fashioned way.
I much prefer Nike gear, although I think their apparel has really gone downhill these last few years. From about 2011 to 2015 they were pumping out some really creative and awesome looking art designs on their shirts that matched with their shorts and Elite socks. (The original Elite shorts are way better than the current ones and had way more color choices) It was a treat being able to find matching pieces for each of my basketball outfits but now everything is really minimalist, lacks creativity, and bland colored (I think black, white, and gray are the only choices you get these days).
Roy Sellars; PDF). Instead, what he (and to a lesser extent Freud, who simply stipulates Jentsch point here) circles as the uncanny in terms of mock humans is automata that is, “the life size machines that perform complicated tasks, blow trumpets, dance and so forth.”For Jentsch, the uncanny lies in the question of whether something/someone is human or a machine. Critically, this can go in either direction he identifies the jerking, unconscious movements of a person having a tonic clonic (grand mal) seizure as triggering the sensation of the uncanny in the same way.