Stocks edge modestly higher after Fed raises interest rates

The Nasdaq Composite (COMP - 6,194.89) gave up an early lead amid an afternoon plunge in tech stocks , surrendering 25.5 points, or 0.4%. "The market should take confidence in the fact that they're being very transparent in setting clear policy ... More..

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Congressional baseball practice shooting: What we know about the victims
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Congressional baseball practice shooting: What we know about the victims

A grave Donald Trump called on Americans to unify after the shooting of a Republican lawmaker and three other people Wednesday at a baseball field, striking a notably less partisan tone in response to his f...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Congressional Baseball Shooting: Florida Rep. Says Shooter Asked Party Affiliation

Tim Kaine said. "We have wonderful security on the Hill, but anytime we're off, we don't". "That's the first I heard of it", Duncan told reporters in the basement of the Capitol. But I don't know whether this...More..

This is peak investing: Stocks, bonds and concerns are up
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

This is peak investing: Stocks, bonds and concerns are up

The Committee was somewhat sanguine on the economy, indicating that activity has been "rising moderately" while the labor market "continued to strengthen" as job gains "moderated but have been solid" and unempl...More..

United employee pushes 71-year-old customer to the ground
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

United employee pushes 71-year-old customer to the ground

Southwest Airlines Co said in April it would end overbooking, while United announced policy changes, including boosting compensation for overbooked passengers to up to US$10,000. Footage of a surveillance c...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Confirmed: Longtime Kalanick Confidant Emil Michael Is Out At Uber

Uber has sincefaced other problems, including an intellectual property dispute over self-driving auto technology with Waymo, the self-driving vehicle business that operates under Google's parent company. The co...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Champion Golden State Warriors To Opt Out Of White House Visit

The Golden State Warriors beat the Cleveland Cavaliers to regain the NBA Championship with a 4-1 series win. The Golden State Warriors say they haven't made any decisions about a visit with President ...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Oil prices fall even as OPEC extends output cut

Brent crude futures for August were up 63 cents, or 1.2%, at $51.39 a barrel during noon hour ET, after earlier rising to $51.44. Brent crude fell 76 cents, or 1.45 per cent, to $51.53 a barrel by 1:00 p.m. ...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Dollar subdued as Trump probe, weak U.S. data overshadow Fed

Fed officials also said they would reduce the central bank's huge holding of bonds and other securities later this year. It expects to begin the normalization of its balance sheet this year, gradually rampi...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Uber CEO takes leave of absence amid shakeup

In addition, Uber needs to require that managers "immediately" report instances of discrimination, harassment or retaliation, and ensure that the company's codes of conduct apply to offsite events and confe...More..

Rite Aid Corporation (RAD) Shares Sold by S. Muoio & CO. LLC
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Rite Aid Corporation (RAD) Shares Sold by S. Muoio & CO. LLC

Over the last five days, shares have faced -8.8% losses and now is down -50.07% since hitting its 200-day moving average of $5.64. Boise Cascade Co (BCC) has risen 24.71% since June 14, 2016 and is uptrending. ...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Fed Raises Key Interest Rate For 4th Time Since 2015

Though some economists believe the United States has reached near full employment , suggesting higher rates are needed to cool the economy down, Kashkari disagrees. The Fed also detailed its plans to reduce ...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc. (NYSE:ARE) Valuation According To Analysts

Despite the fact Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust (NYSE: PEI ) was trading at volume above average, prior 52-week high was $25.67 and plunged -46.41% over the same period, trading at a volume of 2.14 m...More..

Crude Oil Price Plunges 4% Following Massive Inventory Increase
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Crude Oil Price Plunges 4% Following Massive Inventory Increase

West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were back well below $50, at $48.46, down 44 cents, or 0.9 percent. Crude output in the United States , which is not a participant in the deal, has grown over 10 ...More..

Gal Gadot Praises Paolo Ballesteros' Wonder Woman Makeup Look
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Gal Gadot Praises Paolo Ballesteros' Wonder Woman Makeup Look

Wonder Woman is risky for black women because she represents a stereotype that says that black women are not really all that wonderful. I mean, that's pretty damn awesome, isn't it? "That was the first thi...More..

Samsung Galaxy S8 Phones Top Consumer Reports' Smartphone Ratings
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8 Phones Top Consumer Reports' Smartphone Ratings

Apart from mobile payment solution, the Samsung Galaxy J7 Max and Samsung Galaxy J7 Pro also promise a premium design, features, specifications that can match flagship phones in some regards. Galaxy J7 Pro ...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

How Fed hike will affect US consumers and overseas economies

The decision, widely expected by financial markets, took the U.S. central bank's main rate to a target range of 1% to 1.25% and represented its fourth upwards move since December 2015 when it declared the finan...More..

Drop In US Retail Sales Signals Uneven Consumer Spending
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Drop In US Retail Sales Signals Uneven Consumer Spending

While the value of petrol service station receipts dropped the most since February a year ago and weighed on overall retail sales, Americans pulled back at other merchants. The May report was a weak one; howeve...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Medical Properties Trust, Inc. (MPW) Position Held by Tekla Capital Management LLC

Institutional investors and hedge funds own 79.28% of the company's stock. Sei Investments Co. owned about 0.26% of Corporate Office Properties Trust worth $8,314,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Medi...More..

Hot Performer of the day: Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (SIRI)
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Hot Performer of the day: Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (SIRI)

Usually the RSI is considered overbought when above 70 and oversold when less than 30. It turned negative, as 36 investors sold Sirius XM Holdings Inc. The average true range is a moving average, generally 14...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Defiant May vows to stay on despite UK election blow

There was also British-Nigerian Chi Onwurah, who was elected for Newcastle, the first general election constituency to declare Thursday night. May had called the election three years early in a bid to stre...More..

KFC Zinger has a date with space
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

KFC Zinger has a date with space

He said, "The Stratollite was created to deliver more routine and meaningful access to space for all, and this mission allows us to give edge-of-space access to a commercial customer that would previously d...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Greggs plc (GRG) Receives GBX 1061.25 Consensus Target Price from Analysts

Voya Prime Rate Tr now has $793.61 million valuation. The stock decreased 0.33% or GBX 6.75 on June 13, reaching GBX 2057.25. Another trade for 5,760 shares valued at $436,550 was sold by Melvin Vincent P . ...More..

6 killed in massive London high-rise blaze
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

6 killed in massive London high-rise blaze

The Metropolitan Police said a 43-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of sending malicious communications and obstructing a coroner. "Now, honestly I don't know for certain if people jumped off the build...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Esure Group PLC's (ESUR) "Sell" Rating Reiterated at Shore Capital

The stock price for Falanx Group Ltd ticker code: LON:FLX has moved up 9.15% or 0.68 points during today's session so far. About 144,943 shares traded. The firm has "Buy" rating by Keefe Bruyette & Woods gi...More..

Asian stocks lower after Wall Street gains
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Asian stocks lower after Wall Street gains

KEEPING SCORE: The Standard & Poor's 500 index dipped 2 points, or 0.1 percent, to 2,437 as of 11:40 a.m. Eastern time. The Dow Jones industrial average ticked up 9 points to 21,337. rose 42 cents to $51.48. ...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Clippers closing in on deal to build new National Basketball Association arena in Inglewood

LOS ANGELES - The Los Angeles Clippers want a new arena of their own and have focused in on Inglewood, California, as their future home. The Exclusive Negotiating Agreement for 22 acres of land between Prai...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Twenty-First Century Fox Inc

Hightower Lc reported 2.81 million shares. Twenty First Centy Fox Inc now has $52.83 billion valuation. It has underperformed by 19.60% the S&P500. Emory University reported 1.59% stake. KBC Group NV cut its st...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

US Attorney General calls Russian Federation collusion accusation "detestable lie"

Comey, who testified before the same committee last week , said he couldn't discuss the "problematic" reason the FBI believed Sessions needed to recuse himself from the Russian Federation investigation...More..

Kiwi up as United States data disappoints
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Kiwi up as United States data disappoints

The committee said that labor-market data had improved and the unemployment rate has declined since the group met in May. Economic activity has "been rising moderately so far this year", household spending ha...More..