Trump's firing of Comey reaffirms need for special prosecutor

Rosenstein's reason is the true reason that President Trump fired Director Comey ", Schumer said Wednesday, responding to Schumer in the Senate chamber. Mr. Trump, in his first remarks to reporters since firing Mr. Comey , said he had dismiss... More..

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Oil prices rise in Asia in expectation of Aramco supply cut

Notably, U.S. crude production continued to climb, rising to 9.31 million bbl/d, from 9.29 million bbl/d the week earlier. Saudi Arabia and Russian Federation signaled they could extend production cuts in...More..

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Reserve Bank of New Zealand holds steady at 1.75% as expected

The kiwi fell to 68.34 U.S. cents as at 5pm in Wellington from 69.34 cents at 8am and 69.01 cents yesterday. On the other hand, if the central bank talks down the prospect of an interest rate hike the mood to...More..

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Henry Schein Inc. Announces 21% Increase In Q1 Earnings

Travelport Worldwide Ltd now has $1.72B valuation. Henry Schein's adjusted earnings per share of $1.76 beat this estimate by 2.4%. Mercury Systems Inc (NASDAQ:MRCY) has risen 62.13% since October 3, 2016 and ...More..

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82 of the #BringBackOurGirls students have been released

Mausi Segun, from Human Rights Watch in Nigeria , said the released girls were likely to have to deal with issues such as their abduction, the effects of conflict and prolonged isolation. The minister thanked ...More..

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Oil prices rise on expectation of output cut extension

According to JBC Energy, at least 40% of the U.S.'s 1.2 million barrels a day crude exports in February flowed to Asia. The market is becoming more confident that the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting C...More..

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Samsung Profits Rise 48% Driven By Component Sales

The company's new flagship phones, the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+, did not launch until the end of April, meaning that those figures won't be available until the company posts its results for the second quarter....More..

Canada To Fight US Lumber Duties
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Canada To Fight US Lumber Duties

On Monday, the USA imposed significant new duties of up to 24 per cent on lumber imports. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says the Canada-U.S. relationship is bigger than any one trade irritant - and that both...More..

SoftBank writes off $1.41 billion investment in Ola and Snapdeal during FY'17
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SoftBank writes off $1.41 billion investment in Ola and Snapdeal during FY'17

Ola , the other bet of SoftBank, is also facing pressure as its US-based rival Uber has accelerated investments to grow the number of drivers and riders on its cab aggregating platform. "A highly competitive e-...More..

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Trump, the jobs president, will fire you if you anger him — LUPICA

After Trump fired FBI Director Comey, concerned citizens came to his door. Cooper wasn't buying it, and continued to ask her to reconcile Trump's praise of Comey on the campaign trail with the Federal Burea...More..

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Protalix Biotherapeutics Inc (PLX) Position Increased by Renaissance Technologies LLC

These analysts and investment firms use various valuation methods to decide a price target for a stock. The Return on Equity ratio of Protalix BioTherapeutics, Inc. (PLX) is its Earnings per Share or EPS. 11/...More..

Trump tax plan: Winners & losers, according to Philly accountants
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Trump tax plan: Winners & losers, according to Philly accountants

The Trump tax plan is estimated to cost $3-$7 trillion over the next decade, with the 51% of the benefits going to top 1% of earners. Corporations would pay 15 percent, less than half the current 35 percent...More..

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Boeing, Airbus Have Chinese Rival

The Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China, or Comac, began in 2008 when the government combined several aviation companies from China's previous failure to build a commercial jetliner. In 2007, the State Cou...More..

Trump's Tax Plan: A Move In The Right Direction
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Trump's Tax Plan: A Move In The Right Direction

The proposal leaves many details undefined and faces a gauntlet of political land mines, but it's a good opening bid by a president who understands that taxes are too high and that the USA economy needs a drama...More..

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Stock in Limelight: Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO)

The firm owned 5,428 shares of the network equipment provider's stock after buying an additional 13 shares during the period. Analysts expect Cisco Systems , Inc. Royal Bank of Canada restated an "outperform...More..

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Tunnel Collapses at Hanford Nuclear Facility in Washington State

The damage was more serious than initially reported, and the take-cover order was expanded to cover the entire facility after response crews found a 400-square-foot section of the decommissioned rail tunnel had...More..

Traders Purchase High Volume of Put Options on Celgene (CELG)
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Traders Purchase High Volume of Put Options on Celgene (CELG)

Cantor Fitzgerald set a $159.00 price target on shares of Celgene and gave the company a "buy" rating in a report on Saturday, February 18th. Evercore ISI reaffirmed a "buy" rating and issued a $135.00 target p...More..

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Bull Run Continues On Dalal Street; Sensex, Nifty Surge To Record Highs

The market breadth was positive as 1,551 shares advanced against a fall of 789 shares, while 127 shares were unchanged. In broader markets, BSE Midcap and BSE Smallcap indices gained 0.8% each, in line with t...More..

Hundreds Take to Connecticut Streets for May Day Protest
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Hundreds Take to Connecticut Streets for May Day Protest

International Workers Day saw large marches and rallies across the world, with unions, political parties and social movements taking demands for improved workers rights and social justice to the streets. Thousa...More..

Ryan Seacrest named new co-host of 'Live with Kelly'
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Ryan Seacrest named new co-host of 'Live with Kelly'

Holding a coffee mug with the show's logo and a big question mark on it, she said , "Tune in tomorrow". "I could not be more excited". " Today , the next chapter of the "Live " story is about to be written",...More..

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Cineworld Group (LON:CINE) Broker Price Targets

Astrazeneca Plc now has $76.78B valuation. About shares traded. Eaton Vance Senior Floating-Rate Trust (NYSE:EFR) has risen 3.66% since October 3, 2016 and is uptrending. 2,098,172 shares of the company traded ...More..

DoubleLine's Gundlach: European, EM equities more attractive than U.S.
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

DoubleLine's Gundlach: European, EM equities more attractive than U.S.

DoubleLine Capital CEO Jeff Gundlach said Monday that we can expect emerging markets to continue outperforming the S&P, reports CNBC. "I'd rather much be overseas than in U.S", Gundlach said in an interview...More..

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Nuke emergency at Hanford

The 500-square mile Hanford reservation was established by the Manhattan Project during World War II to make plutonium, a key ingredient in nuclear weapons. The anti-nuclear group Beyond Nuclear said the incide...More..

Suspect in slaying of trooper barricaded in home
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Suspect in slaying of trooper barricaded in home

Delaware State Police has set up a memorial fund at the Delaware State Police Federal Credit Union in the name of Corporal Ballard. In that incident, Sealy faced a felony firearm charge and a misdemeanor char...More..

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Intertek Group plc (ITRK) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages

Pc-tel Incorporated (NASDAQ:PCTI) had an increase of 273.24% in short interest. OSTK's SI was 921,200 shares in May as released by FINRA. About 1.34 million shares traded. On Friday, September 9 the stock rat...More..

U.S. defence chief says will address Turkish concerns in Syria
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U.S. defence chief says will address Turkish concerns in Syria

But Ankara regards it as a terror group and the Syrian branch of the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK), which since 1984 has waged an insurgency inside Turkey leaving tens of thousands dead. Speaking to reporters ...More..

Suspect in Phoenix shootings: 'I'm innocent'
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Suspect in Phoenix shootings: 'I'm innocent'

According to police, Saucedo told authorities he then "changed his appearance and stopped driving his BMW". Police say tips from the community resulted in his arrest. Saucedo initially was arrested last month...More..

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United CEO faces Congress after dragging of passenger

Otherwise, "we're going to act and you're not going to like it". "Mr. Munoz, it took you two weeks to respond to that letter", Smucker said . The airline executives were grilled on overbooked flights, conf...More..

Fidelity National Financial Inc (NYSE:FNFV) Reviewed By Analysts
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Fidelity National Financial Inc (NYSE:FNFV) Reviewed By Analysts

FNF also provides industry-leading mortgage technology solutions and transaction services, including MSP®, the leading residential mortgage servicing technology platform in the US, through its majority-owned s...More..

Trump suggests Republicans use 'nuclear option'
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Trump suggests Republicans use 'nuclear option'

He pointed out that if a Republican-only bill were passed out of the House, it wouldn't make it through the Senate, where it would need 60 votes, and thus, some Democratic support. Tuesday afternoon from the Wh...More..