Oil rebounds on Saudi assurances Russian Federation will extend supply cuts

Michael Hewson, a chief market analyst at CMC Markets UK, said the comments created further concern among investors, who have also been fretting about slowing Chinese demand and rising USA shale output. OPEC meets on May 25 to discuss extending the a... More..

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Washington turmoil rattles markets; stocks drop

Significant weakness has also emerged among transportation stocks, resulting in a 1.9% slump by the Dow Jones Transportation Average. "If Donald Trump resigned tomorrow, I think the Dow would go up 1,000 po...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Trump Administration Upholds Iran Sanctions Waiver, Keeping Nuclear Deal Alive

While the USA says it will continue waiving these sanctions, it is ratcheting up other sanctions related to human rights abuses and the country's ballistic missile program. "This administration is committed...More..

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How Many J Sainsbury plc (LON:SBRY)'s Analysts Are Bullish?

The stock has "Buy" rating by DA Davidson on Monday, December 7. On Thursday, November 10 the stock rating was maintained by JP Morgan with "Neutral". This puts the market capitalisation now at £14,822.64m at t...More..

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Sports world reacts to shocking death of musician Chris Cornell

Cornell was on tour and performed Wednesday night in Detroit with Soundgarden. He said: "I have bragged about Detroit crowds for 30 years, so stand the f-- up and make some noise". Condolences are pouring in ...More..

Alberta NDP government granted intervener status in Trans Mountain lawsuits
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Alberta NDP government granted intervener status in Trans Mountain lawsuits

Alberta's NDP government will argue the BC election results do not affect anything, because we already have federal and BC approval and you can not reverse that, not even with the help of the BC Green Party. Ab...More..

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Rhythmone (LON:RTHM) Receives Buy Rating From Numis Securities Analysts

Goldman Sachs's target would suggest a potential upside of 6.12% from the company's last close price. The rating was revealed in a note on Monday morning. Zacks upgraded SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NASDAQ:CPRT) ratin...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Oil prices dip as supplies remain ample despite production cuts

The West Texas Intermediate for June delivery added 0.41 US dollar to settle at 49.07 dollars a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange, while Brent crude for July delivery gained 0.56 dollar to close at 52....More..

Finally, 'Arrow' Fans Can See Superhuman Stephen Amell On 'Ninja Warrior'
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Finally, 'Arrow' Fans Can See Superhuman Stephen Amell On 'Ninja Warrior'

A preview for an upcoming episode of " American Ninja Warrior " showed Hollywood actor Stephen Amell, who portrays a superhero named Arrow for television, powering through show's famous obstacle course. Take ...More..

Gold Prices Rocket Higher As Dollar Tumbles
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Gold Prices Rocket Higher As Dollar Tumbles

All of these are positive for the price of gold for two main reasons. In the wider markets, the dollar stood near six-month lows against a basket of major currencies as the U.S. That political disorder reache...More..

Laptop Ban On Flights From Europe 'Off The Table'
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Laptop Ban On Flights From Europe 'Off The Table'

Top US and European Union officials traded intelligence Wednesday (17 May) on what they called "serious evolving threats" to airline security as Washington mulls banning carry-on computers on flights from ...More..

CROP PROGRESS: Corn planting hits 71% vs 70% avg, soybeans at 32%
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

CROP PROGRESS: Corn planting hits 71% vs 70% avg, soybeans at 32%

The real tumbled after reports that Brazilian President Michel Temer gave his blessing to an attempt to pay a potential witness to remain silent in the country's biggest-ever graft probe. The most active wheat...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Amazon is bringing voice calls to the Echo

Rumors state that Apple will unveil a smart speaker, powered by its digital personal assistant Siri, at the upcoming Worldwide Developers Conference in June. This means that existing Echo and Echo Dot owners wi...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Oil rises 2% after Saudi and Russian Federation back longer supply cut

Initially, it had been planned that the deal to cut nearly 1.8 million barrels per day in production and agreed on December 10, will be effective in the first half of this year with possibility of rollover toll...More..

General Election: Lib Dems 'honest about our mistakes'
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

General Election: Lib Dems 'honest about our mistakes'

Mr Farron said the drug was a "gateway to harder drugs", and "if you brick up that gateway by making sure that people who are buying cannabis are only buying it from a regulated source then you take away the op...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR): Drilling into the Technicals

Finally, Raymond James Financial, Inc. reaffirmed a market perform rating on shares of Juniper Networks in a research report on Monday, January 30th. Juniper Networks, Inc. WARNING: This article was original...More..

Court upholds suspended sentence for Pirates' Kang over DUI
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Court upholds suspended sentence for Pirates' Kang over DUI

But the bigger issue here is that Kang's visa has been rejected. Kang, 30, was arrested for his third DUI in South Korea over the winter and subsequently sentenced. Kang's blood alcohol content level was 0.08...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Trump assails naming of counsel as 'witch hunt'

As special prosecutor, Mueller will have all the same powers as a United States attorney, though he will still ultimately report to Rosenstein. Republicans have largely stood behind Trump in the first months ...More..

Brazil crisis deepens with probe of president, top senator
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Brazil crisis deepens with probe of president, top senator

The scandal is the latest shockwave from the wider "Car Wash" graft probe ripping through Brazilian politics. O Globo newspaper reported that Joesley Batista, chairman of meatpacking giant JBS SA, recorde...More..

WaPost: Trump revealed classified information to Russian Federation during recent meeting
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

WaPost: Trump revealed classified information to Russian Federation during recent meeting

Afterward, White House officials took steps to contain the damage, placing calls to the CIA and the National Security Agency, the newspaper said . Trump is also under pressure over accusations he asked then-...More..

Warren Buffett says the face of retail is shifting
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Warren Buffett says the face of retail is shifting

Buffett placed blame on Wells Fargo's incentive system, which paid, graded and promoted workers based on the number of services they sold to customers. "I have no illusion that 10 years from now will look the s...More..

GM to stop selling cars in India by December
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

GM to stop selling cars in India by December

After struggling to find its feet for around two decades in one of the most competitive automobile markets in the world, the US-based General Motors Company has made a decision to stop selling cars in India f...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Oil Futures Bullish On Continued Production Cuts

Both benchmarks have risen more than $5 since hitting five-month lows 10 days ago. Energy ministers from the world's two top producers said that supply cuts should be prolonged for nine months, until March 20...More..

Nevada Becomes Eighth State To Ban Conversion Therapy
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Nevada Becomes Eighth State To Ban Conversion Therapy

Brian Sandoval has signed a ban on "ex-gay" therapy for youth. Nevada has become the 10th state or jurisdiction to ban the abusive practice of subjecting LGBT youth to conversion therapy since Republican Gov....More..

Flipkart, Amazon top LinkedIn's companies list
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Flipkart, Amazon top LinkedIn's companies list

For a second year in a row home grown e-commerce website, Flipkart appeared at the top of the list for Indians on the lookout for jobs. According to LinkedIn , companies topping the list are "in most demand ...More..

Seoul says it wants to reopen communication with North
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Seoul says it wants to reopen communication with North

Harris, head of the United States Pacific Command, based in Hawaii, said North Korea is "closer to being able to deliver a nuclear-equipped missile anywhere in the world" and called for further coordination bet...More..

Stocks sell off on Trump concern; dollar at Nov low
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Stocks sell off on Trump concern; dollar at Nov low

Ten-year U.S. treasury notes had their largest one-day yield drop since June 2016 on Wednesday. In Asian markets, Japan's Nikkei Stock Average fell 0.53 percent, Hong Kong's Hang Seng Index fell 0.17 percent,...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Key points of UK Conservative Party election manifesto

The manifesto also says the U.K.is willing to pay to remain a part of specific European Union programs. She ultimately approved the deal but said her government would take a more cautious approach over simi...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Trump to meet French President-elect in May

At 39, Macron will become France's youngest leader since Napoleon when he is inaugurated on Sunday. President Tony Tan Keng Yam and Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong have written to French President-elect Emmanu...More..

French President Macron talks to Putin, faces media uproar
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

French President Macron talks to Putin, faces media uproar

Macron as an equal or will Macron play second fiddle to his German counterpart will depend on the French President's capacity to deliver on his promise to modernise the French economy by improving its instituti...More..