General Electric CEO Jeff Immelt is stepping down

Now that GE has a new leader, people are searching for John Flannery's wife and John Flannery's kids. During his tenure Immelt also disposed of GE's appliance unit and the NBC television business. On day one, Wall Street seemed happy with Flanner... More..

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Berenberg Bank Trims Greencore Group plc (GNC) Target Price to GBX 340

Investors wait BP plc (ADR) (NYSE:BP) to report on July, 25. its quarterly earnings Wall Street analysts expect $1.00 EPS, up $0.77 or 334.78 % from last year's $0.23 same quarter earnings. Shore Capital restat...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Lawyer says Trump not under investigation

Mr. Sessions refused to say whether he and President Trump discussed former FBI Director James Comey's handling of an investigation into possible collusion between President Trump's campaign and Rus...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

US OPEN: It's a great day for scoring at Open

The second is this fantastic approach shot on the 18th to set him up with an eight-foot putt for eagle and the new U.S. Open record. It was McIlroy's first tournament since taking time off to tend to a recu...More..

Crude points higher in early Asia as London attacks weigh on risk
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Crude points higher in early Asia as London attacks weigh on risk

Brent crude oil futures briefly rose above US$50 per barrel in early trading, but had dipped back to US$49.94 by 0040 GMT. Data from the American Petroleum Institute (API) showed crude inventories were d...More..

'Unprecedented violations': states sue Trump for not separating business ties
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

'Unprecedented violations': states sue Trump for not separating business ties

In a recent response to an earlier lawsuit , Trump's Justice Department argues that the emoluments clauses don't apply to the president's businesses. are considered "coequal sovereigns" with the presiden...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Liontrust Asset Management PLC

Robshaw And Julian Associate Inc holds 10,500 shares or 0.57% of its portfolio. The California-based Telos Cap Mgmt Inc has invested 1.08% in Close Brothers Group plc (LON:CBG). It has a 8.72 P/E ratio. Among...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

UK's May isolated ahead of Brexit talks as key aides quit

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn , riding a wave of acclaim for his party's unexpectedly strong showing, called on May to resign. "I can still be prime minister", Corbyn said. Aside from what the voters Thursday...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

LeBron James: Cleveland Cavaliers weren't overmatched in NBA Finals

Golden State Warriors star Draymond Green knew Kevin Durant was the answer for his team to defeat the Cleveland Cavaliers . "It was unbelievable to just see that all year , and right now just to be her...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

GST will be rolled out on July 1, asserts Jaitley

It had last month fixed 43 per cent tax (28 per cent GST plus 15 per cent cess) on hybrid cars which the industry says was too high and the GST rate of 18% in telecom services also has been opposed by the...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

LeT leader, 2 civilians among 14 killed in Kashmir unrest

After Sabzar Ahmad Bhat, a close associate of Burhan Wani, was killed in an encounter on May 27, Mattoo is the second big success for Indian security forces. The militants also disfigured their bodies. Mean...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Defer GST rollout as IT network not ready: Assocham to FM

The GST Council, chaired by Jaitley and comprising state finance ministers, will meet tomorrow to finalise rules on e- way bill and anti-profiteering provisions as well as review rates on certain items. "...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Polls open for French parliamentary election

A volunteer holds an election card, as a person casts a ballot, in a polling station, during the second round of French parliamentary election in Marseille, France June 18, 2017 . Interior Ministry data show...More..

Shot US congressman Scalise improving
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Shot US congressman Scalise improving

The congressman sustained "substantial damage" to organs and blood vessels, Sava said , and remains in intensive care. "He will be in the hospital for a considerable period of time, presumably weeks", said ...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Bodies of missing sailors found in flooded compartments of US destroyer

A statement released by the U.S. navy's 7th Fleet said the bodies were found in flooded berthing compartments. "The families are being notified and being provided the support they need during this hard time",...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Mueller Hires 13 Lawyers for Special Counsel

Rosenstein is the government lawyer responsible for overseeing the investigation into the Trump campaign's alleged collusion with Russian Federation during the 2016 presidential election , with Attorney Gen...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

GE names John Flannery chief executive

During the town hall, he said Immelt was "miles ahead of the world in redefining us as a digital industrial company". Mr. Flannery, 55 years old, is a 30-year veteran of GE who spent much of his career in the c...More..

Local healthcare groups urge senators to drop AHCA
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Local healthcare groups urge senators to drop AHCA

President Trump and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) are pressing for an ambitious timeline to complete the bill, although it is being drafted in the Senate with little assistance from the Whi...More..

Darren Soto cautiously eyeing Puerto Rico statehood effort
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Darren Soto cautiously eyeing Puerto Rico statehood effort

Puerto Rico's governor says the USA territory has overwhelmingly chosen statehood in a non-binding referendum . But, on the merits, do you think we should add Puerto Rico's star to the flag? While Presi...More..

Fed's lone dissenter Kashkari says weak inflation a concern
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Fed's lone dissenter Kashkari says weak inflation a concern

The dollar index, which tracks the USA currency against a basket of six rivals, was slightly lower on the day at 96.915 though above its overnight low of 96.323 plumbed after downbeat economic figures. The Fede...More..

Tillerson skips OAS meeting to focus on Gulf crisis
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Tillerson skips OAS meeting to focus on Gulf crisis

How should Pakistan cope with recent crisis in the Gulf and what should be its strategy to deal with the growing schism between the Saudi led GCC members and Qatar and the Turkish-Iranian position taken again...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

UK prime minister, N Ireland party to hold alliance talks

Brexit minister David Davis has insisted the approach to the European Union divorce has not changed, but May has recognized that a broader consensus needs to be built for Brexit and has made clear she would ...More..

Greece seeks bailout, debt breakthroughs
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Greece seeks bailout, debt breakthroughs

AIP supports the IMF's long-held principle that any new program with Greece should be predicated on the "two legs" of policy reforms combined with debt relief. After hours of talks in Luxembourg IMF chief...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

The ENSCO PLC (ESV) Receiving Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Report Shows

If the $5.48 price target is reached, the company will be worth $49.20 million less. The Bank Of Montreal holds 147,391 shares with $1.42 million value, down from 204,000 last quarter. Financial Architects Inc ...More..

US Federal Reserve Raises Interest Rates Despite Lower Inflation
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

US Federal Reserve Raises Interest Rates Despite Lower Inflation

Cashin spoke one day after the Fed approved its second rate hike of 2017 amid indications that inflation is running well below the central bank's target . A retreat in inflation over the past two mon...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Centrica PLC (CNA) Earns "Sell" Rating from Deutsche Bank AG

The stock of Abzena PLC (LON:ABZA) has "Corporate" rating given on Wednesday, April 26 by N+1 Singer. 01/06/2017 - Shire Plc was downgraded to "Hold" by analysts at Liberum Capital. Investors sentiment decrea...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

European Union sources: United Kingdom to agree Brexit divorce bill before trade talks

The EU's executive Commission said in a statement Friday that the first round of negotiations in Brussels will be part of a "sequenced approach to the talks". But the government will double the length of the se...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

'Sombre' Britain prepares for historic Brexit talks

Speaking as he arrived for a meeting of European Union finance ministers in Luxembourg, he said: "As we go into that negotiation, my clear view - and I believe the view of the majority of people in Britain - ...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Britain to hold special two-year parliament session to tackle Brexit

The announcement by Brexit Secretary David Davis and European Union negotiator Michel Barnier follows preliminary talks in Brussels between officials. "The risk is that Northern Ireland continues to fail ...More..

Six convicted in 1993 Mumbai bombings that killed 257
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Six convicted in 1993 Mumbai bombings that killed 257

They were found guilty of conspiracy charges leveled against them while another accused Riaz Siddiqui was found guilty under Section 3 (3) of the TADA Act but was acquitted all other charges. A suspected aide...More..