Ashmore Group plc (ASHM) Receives Hold Rating from Shore Capital

It operates across market franchises, such as Advanced Wound Care, which provides advanced wound dressings and skin care products; Ostomy Care, which provides devices, accessories and services for people with a stoma, resulting from colorectal cancer... More..

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Tunnel collapse latest safety issue at nuclear site

It is now being dismantled and cleaned up by the Energy Department. Workers are also monitoring the air in the vicinity, using robots to detect any contamination. Hanford was a plutonium production plant duri...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Australia's Westpac H1 cash profit climbs 3 pct

However, the bank said recent out-of-cycle mortgage interest rate increases in response should reverse this trend. The institutional bank, where trading revenue rose more than 50 percent from a year earlier, ...More..

Blixt-Smith tandem widens lead at windy Zurich Classic
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Blixt-Smith tandem widens lead at windy Zurich Classic

Young Australian golfer Cameron Smith is close to securing a maiden victory and some huge rewards after surging to a four-shot lead with partner Jonas Blixt in the US PGA Tour's first team tournament since 1981...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Trump Official Pledges To Release Audio Of Hillary Clinton's Concession Call

In the tweet, Scavino explained that the call from the phone of top Clinton aide Huma Abedin to Trump's then-campaign manager Kellyanne Conway . The call was placed from Huma Abedin's phone to Conway's. ...More..

President Putin congratulates Macron; urges him to overcome mutual distrust
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

President Putin congratulates Macron; urges him to overcome mutual distrust

Half of them have never been elected before, so this is very new. Macron won the presidency with 66 percent of votes cast for a candidate. Despite losing to Mr Macron - securing just around 33.9 per cent of...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Trump's Possible Picks for Next FBI Chief Include Judges, Former Bush Officials

Comey had also been leading an investigation into the Trump campaign's ties to Russian Federation. Comey's firing takes the country closer to the risky collision that has been looming since allegations began ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Kellyanne Conway: Comey's firing 'has nothing to do with Russia'

On Tuesday's broadcast of CNN's "AC360", former Clinton Campaign Manager Robby Mook stated of FBI Director James Comey's firing, "This is the kind of authoritarian behavior we've seen spread in other parts of t...More..

Here's what current and former Federal Bureau of Investigation officials are saying about Comey's firing
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Here's what current and former Federal Bureau of Investigation officials are saying about Comey's firing

Comey, over his handling of the investigation into Hillary Clinton's emails, the White House said on Tuesday (May 9). "What I would say to Democrats is, if the president of the United States gets a letter l...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Sinclair Broadcast to Acquire Tribune Media for $3.9 billion

By buying Tribune, Sinclair hopes to "create a leading nationwide platform that includes our country's largest markets", according to Sinclair CEO Chris Ripley, in a statement . The Tribune deal, plus other ...More..

Oil slips despite talk of supply cuts being extended into 2018
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Oil slips despite talk of supply cuts being extended into 2018

Crude oil prices were looking for momentum from the French presidential election and from OPEC production cut agreements, but Monday was off to a slow start. USA oil production has risen more than 10 percent si...More..

Oil prices slide below $45 per barrel
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Oil prices slide below $45 per barrel

They have collapsed 9.3 per cent this week, sliding to the lowest since November 15, two weeks before the OPEC signed a six-month deal to curb production aimed at easing a global glut. USA energy company shares...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Oil gives up earlier gains as rising US output, China concerns weigh

The latest American Petroleum Institute (API) inventories data will be watched closely after the United States close on Tuesday with the Energy Information Administration (EIA) data due on Wednesday. Oil is e...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

No motive in DE trooper's fatal shooting, standoff

Ballard was in uniform, driving a marked auto, when he stopped at the Wawa at about noon. Police say the trooper was investigating a auto with two suspicious people inside when one man got out and opened fire. ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Official says WH has approved weapons for Kurds

He says he anticipates the US will have "a little bit of a rub with Turkey for a period of time". The Trump administration announced Tuesday it will arm Syria's Kurdish fighters "as necessary" to recapture th...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Trump's plan to cut corporate tax would be profit tailwind

U.S. President Donald Trump's plan to cut the corporate tax rate to 15 percent would be a tailwind for profitability at Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc (BRKa.N), but won't fundamentally change how its...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Whiting Petroleum Corp Target of Unusually High Options Trading (WLL)

A number of analysts have recently commented on the company. Noting its average daily volume at 0.81 million shares each day over the month, this signifies a pretty significant change over the norm. Hotchkis & ...More..

Oil prices rally on hopes of supply cut extension
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Oil prices rally on hopes of supply cut extension

He told Reuters that OPEC and major non-OPEC producers were close to agreeing a deal on supply cuts. Surging US production has raised concern that OPEC and its partners are failing to reduce an oversupply. In...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

READ: Trump Letter to Comey

Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer said he told Trump "you are making a big mistake " when the president called to inform him about the informing. - Senator Bob Corker, a Tennessee Republican, in a statem...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Coach acquires Kate Spade for $2.4 billion

A Kate Spade sign hangs in the window of one of their shops, in New York, Monday, May 8, 2017. With [yesterday's] announcement of a USD2.4bn all-cash bid for Kate Spade , the group will soon have three NY ba...More..

Government engages private sector for Inland Rail
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Government engages private sector for Inland Rail

The statement said this year's budget also delivered on the government's election commitment to establish a $4b Regional Investment Corporation - a national body to streamline and speed up the approval of farm ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

South Korea's New President Brings A New Stance On North Korea

Moon's election could add volatility to relations with Washington, given his questioning of the deployment of the USA military's Terminal High Altitude Area Defenses (THAAD) anti-missile system, but is not expe...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Korea: US, South plotting to kill Kim Jong

He said North Korea's aim could be to divert attention from the use of VX nerve gas to assassinate the estranged half-brother of Kim Jong Un at Malaysia's Kuala Lumpur International Airport in February, or to...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Democrats once blamed Comey; now they're defending him

Though the Federal Bureau of Investigation did not recommend charges against Mrs Clinton for mishandling classified information, Mr Comey was critical of her decision to use a personal email account and private...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Coal is Done, Says Warren Buffett

Most Berkshire CEOs report directly to Mr. Buffett, but some report to one of his investing lieutenants, Ted Weschler or Todd Combs, or to Tracy Britt Cool, Mr. However, the real highlight of the annual meeting...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Apple To Invest $1B In US Manufacturing

If you earn money globally, you don't - you can't bring it back into the United States unless you pay 35 percent plus your state tax. Apple is highlighting its US presence at the same time lawmakers conside...More..

Toyota reports first fall in annual profit in five years
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Toyota reports first fall in annual profit in five years

The downbeat prediction underscores how the country's automakers have relied heavily on a slump in the yen in recent years. The carmaker has struggled in the USA market of late, seeing sales continue to fall ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Foreign buyers hit with increased taxes and charges

Early learning and child care will receive a $2.5 billion funding boost, including the new system of fee subsidies, and $428 million will go towards a one-year extension to the program guaranteeing 15 hours a w...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

French President-elect Emmanuel Macron begins official duties at WWII ceremony

This time, a large number of French voters don't want either a far-right or centrist president whom many see as a defender of austerity and globalisation. She will then wait for Mr Macron to take a wrong step...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Europe Breathes a Sigh of Relief: Macron Easily Wins French Presidential Race

If they win a majority of those seats, Macron's job becomes much easier; he selects his own prime minister and works with his party to pass legislation. Though Mr Macron's victory is considered positive for the...More..