Stock's Stunning Activities: Sysco Corporation (SYY)

Norges Bank bought a new position in SYSCO during the fourth quarter valued at about $275,553,000. That value represents a market adjusting for revenues that have been growing by 12.68 % on a quarterly year/year basis as of the company's last quarter... More..

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U.S. told by rest of G7: don't go it alone

While holding firm on that despite attempts to persuade him to give ground, Mnuchin said his colleagues were gaining a better understanding of what President Trump's policies mean for the US and the rest of t...More..

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United Nations welcomes release of Nigerian girls by Boko Haram

Ann Okorafor. Testimony from former hostages in the brutal conflict has revealed that Boko Haram forced many women and young girls into marriage, and that rape and sexual violence were commonplace. She adde...More..

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German president favours two-state solution on Israel visit

If passed in the Knesset, the law would become one of the so-called Basic Laws, which like a constitution guide Israel's legal system and are more hard to repeal than regular laws. Opposition leader Isaac Herzo...More..

Trump considers raising the federal gas tax
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Trump considers raising the federal gas tax

Not many people stand to benefit from a corporate tax cut from 35 percent to 15. Likewise, Trump's call for a 15 percent tax rate and the territorial approach may help deter USA companies from shifting th...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Pound (GBP) Investors Less Optimistic after Bank of England (BoE) 'Super Thursday'

The Governor of the BOE says that his organization has not modeled a disorderly Brexit. In its latest Inflation Report , the central bank has upped is projections for CPI in 2017, after inflation jumped abov...More..

Oil Near Five-Month Lows
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Oil Near Five-Month Lows

OPEC began production cuts on January 1 in a bid to reduce swollen global inventories and bolster the price of oil, which is still stuck at half its 2014 level. Separately, data from the Energy Information Admi...More..

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Clapper: Comey Was 'Uneasy' About Trump Dinner

Jeff Mason, the president of the White House Correspondents' Association, responded to the president's tweets, saying that the White House briefings and press conferences "conducted in full view of our republic...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

After SKorean leader eyes North trip, Trump offers U.S. invite

President Donald Trump agreed with the new South Korean leader to cooperate on North Korea's nuclear issue and invited him to visit Washington, the South Korean presidential office said.Trump reaffirmed the U.S...More..

Dollar stands tall after Fed keeps door open to June hike
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Dollar stands tall after Fed keeps door open to June hike

In a statement , policymakers led by chair Janet Yellen acknowledged that household spending growth had grown "only modestly" lately, but they emphasised that the "fundamentals" behind consumption growth remai...More..

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Donald Trump: I'll get deal done on Middle East peace

Barely two and a half months after having received Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, the USA president greeted Abbas on the White House lawn, before ushering him into the Oval Office for their talks. H...More..

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USA may apply laptop ban to Europe, UK flights

Ban USA on the hand electronics in hand Luggage now as for some of the flights from the airports of North Africa and the Middle East. Travellers on flights leaving these airports are prohibited from carrying on...More..

And China's trade talks
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

And China's trade talks

In one of the actions laid out under the agreement , by July 16, China agreed to issue guidelines that would allow USA -owned card payment services "to begin the licensing process". Without the leverage to b...More..

TPG Capital Leads $2.7 Billion Bid For Fairfax
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

TPG Capital Leads $2.7 Billion Bid For Fairfax

Publishers of the Sydney Morning Herald and the Age will now consider the new $2.7bn offer from TPG Capital and Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan consortium to buy the company as a whole, Fairfax newspapers ha...More..

France's new president vows to fortify European Union, revamp politics
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

France's new president vows to fortify European Union, revamp politics

Emmanuel Macron, France's youngest leader since Napolean, took charge today as the President of the country, exactly a week after he defeated far right Le Pen. Emmanuel Macron and his family members arriving...More..

Cyber attack hit 200000 in 150 countries
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Cyber attack hit 200000 in 150 countries

Security experts tempered the alarm bells by saying that widespread attacks are tough to pull off. "Or we could potentially see copycats mimic the delivery or exploit method they used". That low-priced move red...More..

Lyft, Waymo ink self-driving car deal
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Lyft, Waymo ink self-driving car deal

Waymo is suing Uber, claiming the executive who used to be in charge of Uber's autonomous vehicle program stole proprietary self-driving technology from Waymo and used it to develop parts of Uber's self-driving...More..

Favorite Always Dreaming wins Kentucky Derby in the slop
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Favorite Always Dreaming wins Kentucky Derby in the slop

After five gallops with draw reins, Always Dreaming knows some draw reins. While Classic Empire has the bloodline and has given his owners a big bankroll, being the best two-year-old horse is not necessaril...More..

Billy Vunipola: Champions Cup win much tougher second time around
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Billy Vunipola: Champions Cup win much tougher second time around

The ex-England worldwide spent five years with Saracens before agreeing to join Clermont in 2015 before eventually calling time on his playing career. And it appeared for a spell that Saracens' relentless d...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Chinese president pledges $124 bln for new Silk Road

Delegations from North Korea and the United States attended the forum, though not their leaders. Sharif, Sri Lankan Premier Ranil Wickramasinge, Russian President Vladimir Putin and Turkish President Recep Ta...More..

North Korea's Latest Missile Test Came Startlingly Close To Russia
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

North Korea's Latest Missile Test Came Startlingly Close To Russia

The missile flew about 435 miles to the sea of Japan. The Japanese defence minister said the missile was in the air for about 30 minutes before falling in the Sea of Japan. But Nikki Haley, the United States ...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Trump Moving Fast On Federal Court Nominees

The Trump administration named the first slate of judges it plans to nominate for key posts Monday as President Donald Trump works to pack the nation's federal courts with more conservative voices. David Stras ...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Federal Reserve: US economic slowdown temporary

Analysts expect the Fed to focus more intensely on the balance sheets after the next interest rate hike. There was no change in the language around the Fed's balance sheet policy, as expected. "The Fed will p...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

G7 commit to tackling cyber attacks

The tax reform plans were also questioned by some European officials. Mr Mnuchin presented a more conciliatory picture of discussions at the Bari meetings, citing the US's new trade deal with China and its ...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

International Olympic Committee evaluation commission kicks off Paris visit

Los Angeles and Paris are the finalist to be awarded the coveted games. Neither of the two cities has put the 2028 Games in its radar, which the International Olympic Committee also took into its considera...More..

Australia's BHP heads back to roots, drops Billiton from its name
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Australia's BHP heads back to roots, drops Billiton from its name

BHP's rebranding comes after numerous assets acquired were spun-off with the listing of South32 (S32.AU) and as the company faces pressure from activist US investor Elliott Management to sell its USA petroleu...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Repercussions Continue From Global Ransomware Attack

Information belonging to more than 14,000 Jamaican students from 16 local high schools being stored on an online database hosted in the United States is being held hostage by hackers who are demanding US$5,000 ...More..

Derby champ Always Dreaming heads to Preakness early
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Derby champ Always Dreaming heads to Preakness early

He had just one Derby victor in 45 previous starters. "We felt like coming in that we had a good chance. We have been fortunate to see some extraordinary performances this year by these extraordinary equine ath...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Title chase slip-up left us demoralised, says Spurs' Pochettino

Ginola tweeted: "Farewell, goodbye White Hart Lane". Today will be my abiding memory of this stadium now. Tottenham head coach Mauricio Pochettino: "I want to congratulate all and say thank you to the fan...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

North Korea Tests Missile Days After South Korea Got A New President

But the comments also came as the U.S. embassy in Beijing told China's foreign ministry that North Korea's attendance at the top-level gathering for the "Belt and Road Initiative" could send the wrong message...More..