As budget deadline looms, Trump pushes border wall funding

Trump to consider shutting down the government over border-wall funding "would be the height of irresponsibility". "If the administration would drop their 11th-hour demand for a wall that Democrats, and a good number of Republicans, oppose, congr... More..

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by | Tuesday, April 25, 2017

IMF cuts India's 2017 GDP growth to 7.2% citing note ban

In an update to the World Economic Outlook report , the International Monetary Fund puts GDP in Australia at 3.1% for 2017, up from 2.5% in 2016, and at 3% for next year. The outlook also explained how Niger...More..

by | Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Benteke Scores Twice As Crystal Palace Win At Liverpool

With City and United set to face each other in the Manchester derby on Thursday, live on Sky Sports , one or both of Liverpool's top-four rivals will drop points this week. "Everyone thinks the Champions Lea...More..

Express Scripts says Anthem unlikely to renew contract; shares sink
by | Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Express Scripts says Anthem unlikely to renew contract; shares sink

Institutional investors and hedge funds own 85.36% of the company's stock. Analysts are forecasting earnings of $1.32 on a per share basis this quarter. A number of equities analysts have recently weighed in on...More..

Greece, creditors to resume talks in Athens, seek swift deal
by | Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Greece, creditors to resume talks in Athens, seek swift deal

But the IMF-EU number is expected to be even better. Government spokesman Dimitris Tzanakopoulos said the primary budget surplus under bailout terms reached 4.19 percent of gross domestic product previous yea...More..

Startup Kitty Hawk backed by Google's Larry Page reveals flying auto prototype
by | Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Startup Kitty Hawk backed by Google's Larry Page reveals flying auto prototype

The company also asserts that anyone who wants to operate the vehicle will be able to learn how to do so in just minutes . The Flyer can automatically hold an altitude of 15 feet over water. The prototype lo...More..

Rockwell Collins reports 2% YoY increase in sales for 2Q 2017
by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Rockwell Collins reports 2% YoY increase in sales for 2Q 2017

Baird Upgrade from a "Neutral " rating to a " Outperform" rating. Dimensional Fund Advsrs L P invested 0% of its portfolio in Franks International NV (NYSE:FI). The legal version of this report can be accessed ...More..

TN CM meets the protesting farmers at Jantar Mantar
by | Monday, April 24, 2017

TN CM meets the protesting farmers at Jantar Mantar

A group of youth on Sunday held a protest at India Gate in support to the Tamil Nadu farmers who are protesting to waive off their loans. Palaniswami said, "I will take up with PM Narendra Modi the demands pu...More..

The Grizzlies and Spurs gave us a show for the ages
by | Monday, April 24, 2017

The Grizzlies and Spurs gave us a show for the ages

LaMarcus Aldridge had a double-double of 16 points and 11 rebounds, while Patty Mills was the only other Spur in double figures with 11. Paul George scored 36 points, including 21 during a dominating secon...More..

Trump's budget chief says money for border wall a must
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Trump's budget chief says money for border wall a must

Mulvaney said the border wall was a top demand in an offer the White House delivered to negotiators Wednesday night. The dynamics in the first two scenarios aren't new: Torn between increasingly stubborn, po...More..

Rio Tinto plc 20.8% Potential Decrease Indicated by Liberum Capital
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Rio Tinto plc 20.8% Potential Decrease Indicated by Liberum Capital

Its up 0.10, from 0.97 in 2016Q3. 115 funds opened positions while 711 raised stakes. It is negative, as 12 investors sold Minerals Technologies Inc shares while 86 reduced holdings. Therefore 59% are positive....More..

A Change of Luck at MGM Resorts
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

A Change of Luck at MGM Resorts

When we look at the Volatility of the company, Week Volatility is at 1.68% whereas Month Volatility is at 2.31%. Pinebridge Investments L P owns 0.32% invested in MGM Resorts International (NYSE:MGM) for 368,...More..

by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Horford, Thomas lead Celtics over Bulls 104-87 in Game 3

They host Game 4 on Sunday. The pregame speech came from an unexpected source, but the motivational message that reverberated throughout the Boston Celtics' locker room could not have come at a more pivotal ...More..

News Recap United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X), Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT)
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

News Recap United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X), Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT)

It has outperformed by 7.79% the S&P500. MSFT has been the subject of a number of research analyst reports. In this case, shares are down -12.35% from $16.03, the 52-week high touched on March 02, 2017, and...More..

Trump to nominate Scott Brown as ambassador to New Zealand
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Trump to nominate Scott Brown as ambassador to New Zealand

The White House announced the plan on Thursday (US time) but Mr Brown will need to be confirmed by the Senate before getting on a plane. Brown served as MA senator, winning the seat in a special election in...More..

SC slams Modi govt, asks why it has made Aadhaar mandatory?
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

SC slams Modi govt, asks why it has made Aadhaar mandatory?

Retirement fund body Employees Provident Fund Organisation or EPFO has also asked its members to link their Aadhaar details with their EPF accounts to make savings related settlement claims a hassle-free exerci...More..

Schlumberger Limited. Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (SLB)
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Schlumberger Limited. Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (SLB)

Several large investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock . Its provision for credit losses increased 18 million from the fourth quarter. (NYSE:SLB) traded down 2.61% on Thursday, rea...More..

Struggling apparel retailer Bebe Stores to shut all stores
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Struggling apparel retailer Bebe Stores to shut all stores

More retailers are expected to file for bankruptcy this year, according to industry experts. The company said in a March 22 press release that it had 134 retail stores and 34 outlet locations and sold products ...More..

IHG reveals hotels potentially affected by data breach
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

IHG reveals hotels potentially affected by data breach

The hotelier said that many of its locations were unaffected because they had installed a security mechanism called Secure Payment Solution that blocked the spyware from reading off sensitive card data - howeve...More..

Sharapova could face Konta on return from suspension
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Sharapova could face Konta on return from suspension

During the so-called "week of May 15 " the final decision is going to be officially announced , as the French federation, organizing the tournament, revealed on Friday in an interview to Reuters. "I think the...More..

Startup Lilium Runs Successful Tests Of All-Electric Flying Car In Germany
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Startup Lilium Runs Successful Tests Of All-Electric Flying Car In Germany

It is unique in combining the benefits of VTOL offered by helicopters and drones, with the speed and range of a jet aircraft. Flying cars might just take the cake as the most overused symbol of an idealized f...More..

by | Friday, April 21, 2017

ITV to hold election debate whether or not Theresa May takes part

Praising MPs for backing her during a stump speech in the north-west of England, the PM said: "It's great to be here in Bolton, fresh from the House of Commons, fresh from winning a vote in the House of Commo...More..

by | Friday, April 21, 2017

Ontario, Canada brings in foreign housing tax to cool market

Wein said everyone, government included, needs to be careful not to rely on "anecdotal" stories about the real estate market. As first disclosed by the Star, Wynne is imposing a 15 per cent foreign buyers' le...More..

Worries over Trump policies cloud start of IMF, World Bank meetings
by | Friday, April 21, 2017

Worries over Trump policies cloud start of IMF, World Bank meetings

The International Monetary Fund and World Bank spring meetings bring the two multilateral institutions' 189 members face-to-face with Trump's "America First" agenda for the first time, just two blocks from the ...More..

Regulators sue Ocwen Financial, say it mishandled mortgages
by | Friday, April 21, 2017

Regulators sue Ocwen Financial, say it mishandled mortgages

As Ocwen grew, it failed to properly integrate the systems of businesses it acquired, and improperly foreclosed on borrowers in some cases, NY regulators headed by Benjamin Lawsky said in their 2014 order. Acco...More..

by | Friday, April 21, 2017

American Express Reports First Quarter EPS of $1.34

Share performance for the month is now at -3.79%. $3.48M worth of American Express Company (NYSE: AXP ) shares were sold by Buckminster Douglas E . The most recent changes to Platinum, however, have yet to b...More..

by | Friday, April 21, 2017

Alaskan oil well leaking gas

In an incident report released Sunday, however, the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation said that the spill does not appear to have spread past the drilling pad around the well, and that there hav...More..

Frontier Communications Corp (FTR) Rating Reiterated by Macquarie
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Frontier Communications Corp (FTR) Rating Reiterated by Macquarie

Morgan Stanley lowered shares of Frontier Communications Corp from an "overweight" rating to a "neutral" rating in a report on Tuesday, February 28th. The ex-dividend date was Monday, March 13th. To assess that...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

First Potomac Realty Trust (NYSE:FPO) Updated Broker Ratings

Keybank National Association OH purchased a new position in shares of Education Realty Trust during the fourth quarter valued at $242,000. They now have a United States dollars 16 price target on the stock. A c...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Trump signs order for firms to 'Buy American, Hire American'

Industry body Nasscom today warned that the US' move to replace the lottery system for issuing H-1B work visas with a merit-based approach could have "unintended consequences" even as it sought to downplay any ...More..

The World's Street Food Capital is Banning Street Food
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

The World's Street Food Capital is Banning Street Food

Boontham Huiprasert, the city's district chief, said that only semi-permanent stalls that include seating will be affected by the ban. Tourism, which makes up an estimated 15 per cent of the economy, is buo...More..

Mallya Granted Bail Hours After Arrest In London, Extradition Begins
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Mallya Granted Bail Hours After Arrest In London, Extradition Begins

His Airlines Company Kingfisher has a loan of Rs. 9,000 crores from various banks. Extradition hearing started today as expected, Mallya tweeted as he was released on bail. Mallya, who arrived in London in Marc...More..

Kelly says critical lawmakers should changes laws or shut up
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Kelly says critical lawmakers should changes laws or shut up

Marijuana has been at the heart of the drug war since marijuana became prohibited. Speaking with Chuck Todd Sunday on NBC's Meet the Press , Kelly said heroin, methamphetamine and cocaine are the three su...More..

Netflix about to cross 100-million subscriber mark
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Netflix about to cross 100-million subscriber mark

The dilemma whipsawed Netflix investors early Tuesday, with the stock dropping before recovering and moving higher. They had gained 15 percent this year through April 13. The net profit is estimated at United S...More..

Price Target Analysis Petroleo Brasileiro S.A. - Petrobras (PBR-A)
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Price Target Analysis Petroleo Brasileiro S.A. - Petrobras (PBR-A)

The current share price indicate that stock is -26.27% away from its one year high and is moving 69.91% ahead of its 52-week low. Petroleo Brasileiro S.A. Its segments include Exploration and Production, whic...More..

Trump order would target high-skilled worker visa program
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Trump order would target high-skilled worker visa program

President Donald Trump heads to the politically important state of Wisconsin Tuesday to sign an order aimed at curbing abuses in a visa program used by technology companies that rely on high-skilled foreign wor...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Stock trading actively: The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (GS)

For the first quarter, Goldman Sachs posted earnings of $5.15 per share. Israel Discount Bank of New York GFN bought a new position in Goldman Sachs Group during the fourth quarter valued at $158,000. Accordi...More..

International Monetary Fund raises growth predictions, frets about protectionism
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

International Monetary Fund raises growth predictions, frets about protectionism

In contrast, second-ranked France, which has struggled to get its economy going, will rise to 1.4 percent this year - also up 0.1 of a point compared with January - from 1.2 percent in 2016. The demonetisation ...More..

Protesters around country call for Trump to release tax returns
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Protesters around country call for Trump to release tax returns

Trump had said he was under audit and would release the returns after the IRS finished his audit. And as this year's deadline of April 18th nears, there has been no sign Trump will release any information on ...More..

Klaus Kleinfeld Out as Chairman and CEO of Arconic
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Klaus Kleinfeld Out as Chairman and CEO of Arconic

Arconic said Kleinfeld's resigned as he sent the letter - the content of which neither party made public - without consulting the board, and not in response to the proxy fight or Elliott' criticisms of the comp...More..

Search underway for body of Abington woman
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Search underway for body of Abington woman

Abington police said they believe a 45-year-old nurse who was last heard from while driving for ride-sharing service Uber may have taken her own life. "No", Laib responded, saying she was still Ubering in Phila...More..

Democrats: Solid opposition to Trump, but what comes next?
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Democrats: Solid opposition to Trump, but what comes next?

Trump's administration has threatened to stop making the payments. Michael Steel, a former senior House Republican aide, said Trump's renewed emphasis on health care reflected "the sense that you ought to acc...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Braves beat Padres 5-2 on opening night at new stadium

The Braves played in the old stadium, built for the 1996 Olympics, for only 20 years. Hedges knew he should take advantage of what he said was a mistake. The three-story Chop House bar was packed full of pa...More..

Give up your seat? Maybe for $10000
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Give up your seat? Maybe for $10000

United is also reviewing its policies in the wake of the scandal to try to prevent a similar incident from happening in the future. According to the newspaper, Delta also solicits passengers to bid for how much...More..

When Is Tax Day 2017?
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

When Is Tax Day 2017?

The tax extension deadline for 2016 returns is the same date as the regular tax deadline: To qualify for a federal tax extension, you must file the appropriate forms by the standard tax filing deadline ...More..

Snapchat ratings plummet following alleged CEO comments on 'poor countries'
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Snapchat ratings plummet following alleged CEO comments on 'poor countries'

They decided to make it available on the Dark Web to mark their resentment against "arrogant" Spiegel's alleged reference to India as a "poor" country. CEO Evan Spiegel in 2015 kicked off #UninstallSnapchat an...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

United modifies policy for booking crew on crowded flights

The incident on Sunday on a flight preparing to leave Chicago's O'Hare International Airport has sparked widespread outrage, calls for congressional hearings and a petition urging the airline's chief executive ...More..

Alec Baldwin back as Donald Trump on 'SNL'
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Alec Baldwin back as Donald Trump on 'SNL'

The only thing on Bennett's list of Trump's achievements was the nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch, but Baldwin added that the vice president was forgetting all the bombings the president carried out. Trump lovi...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Trump admin. declines to brand China a currency manipulator

The department is required by law to report to Congress twice a year on whether America's major trading partners are gaming their currencies. Trump's Treasury Department used the same standards for determin...More..

Trump picks critic to lead Ex-Im Bank he once opposed
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Trump picks critic to lead Ex-Im Bank he once opposed

Former Alabama Congressman Spencer Bachus has been tapped by President Donald Trump for a four-year term on the Export-Import Bank. Trump's about-face on the export bank comes after meeting on Tuesday with fo...More..