Iraqi General Says Mosul's Old City Fully Retaken From IS

Citing correspondents embedded with state forces, the channel claimed it is now "a matter of hours" before the city is returned to government control. Some 900,000 people have been displaced from the city since 2014 - about half the the pre-war popul... More..

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Latest Analysts Reports: CBS Corporation (CBS), Magellan Midstream Partners, LP (MMP)
by | Sunday, July 09, 2017

Latest Analysts Reports: CBS Corporation (CBS), Magellan Midstream Partners, LP (MMP)

Tradewinds Capital Limited Company invested in 100 shares. Hilton Limited Co holds 3.56% or 222,546 shares in its portfolio. Hartford Investment Mngmt has invested 0.09% in Boston Properties, Inc. Williams Jone...More..

Samsung set to become world's most profitable company
by | Sunday, July 09, 2017

Samsung set to become world's most profitable company

Samsung has succeeded through consistent aggressive investments around the globe. "When considering Samsung's technology and price negotiation capacity, profitability at its semiconductor division will be ...More..

Tim Hardaway Jr. back with Knicks after Hawks pass on matching offer
by | Sunday, July 09, 2017

Tim Hardaway Jr. back with Knicks after Hawks pass on matching offer

As expected, the Hawks declined to match the 4-year, $71 million offer from the Knicks, according to ESPN , clearing the way for a reunion two years after Phil Jackson traded away Hardaway Jr. The Knicks' offe...More..

QVC to Acquire Rival HSN for $2.1 Billion
by | Saturday, July 08, 2017

QVC to Acquire Rival HSN for $2.1 Billion

In August 2015, Liberty Interactive had signed a deal to acquire flash sales site Zulily for $2.4bn. "Shareholders in HSN will receive 1.65 shares of QVC's Series A stock for each share of HSN". The com...More..

Let the hype begin: Mayweather, McGregor to kick off tour
by | Saturday, July 08, 2017

Let the hype begin: Mayweather, McGregor to kick off tour

Undefeated boxer Floyd Mayweather and mixed martial arts champion Conor McGregor will begin a four-day worldwide media tour next week to promote their August 26 boxing match in Las Vegas . All signs po...More..

GKN plc (GKN) Receives Sell Rating from Liberum Capital
by | Saturday, July 08, 2017

GKN plc (GKN) Receives Sell Rating from Liberum Capital

Therefore 56% are positive. Forum Energy Technologies had 50 analyst reports since July 28, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has "Overwt/Cautious" rating by Morgan Stanley on Thursday, December 10. 07...More..

Canada's trade deficit doubles to $1.1B in May
by | Saturday, July 08, 2017

Canada's trade deficit doubles to $1.1B in May

With exports rising and imports falling, the Commerce Department released a report on Thursday showing that the USA trade deficit narrowed in the month of May. There were also increases in exports of motor ve...More..

Watson through to Wimbledon third round
by | Friday, July 07, 2017

Watson through to Wimbledon third round

Sevastova is no grasscourt rookie, having recently won the Majorca Open but she had no answer to Watson's all-round game in a first set which lasted just 19 minutes. It's always going to change. Two years ago...More..

USA adds 158000 private sector jobs, labor market 'remains strong,' ADP reports
by | Friday, July 07, 2017

USA adds 158000 private sector jobs, labor market 'remains strong,' ADP reports

With exports rising and imports falling, the Commerce Department released a report showing that the USA trade deficit narrowed in the month of May. However, Zandi sees some "soft spots" ahead and believes t...More..

France Vows to End Sales of Gas, Diesel Cars by 2040
by | Friday, July 07, 2017

France Vows to End Sales of Gas, Diesel Cars by 2040

Volvo says it plans to offer only hybrid or full-electric motors on every new model launched in 2019 or later, and it expects to have five full electric vehicles in its lineup by 2021. "The target is a toug...More..

Gulf states refrain from new sanctions against Qatar
by | Friday, July 07, 2017

Gulf states refrain from new sanctions against Qatar

With Kuwait trying to mediate between the two sides, Doha has said that it will not at this point retaliate against the other countries, specifically the UAE, by cutting off the natural gas shipments it pip...More..

Tesla's stock tumbles into correction territory but analyst sees new highs ahead
by | Thursday, July 06, 2017

Tesla's stock tumbles into correction territory but analyst sees new highs ahead

Amf Pensionsforsakring holds 0.02% or 9,500 shares. NA held its position in Tesla Inc. The Beta for the stock stands at 1.07. Evercore maintained the shares of TSLA in report on Wednesday, November 4 with...More..

New York City Officer Killed In 'Unprovoked Attack'
by | Thursday, July 06, 2017

New York City Officer Killed In 'Unprovoked Attack'

The NYPD says those officers fired at the suspect when the suspect drew a revolver. "Officer Familia gave her life protecting a neighborhood plagued by gang violence", the statement read. The photos of Bonds ...More..

Europe's Economy Closes Out Q2 With Best Growth Rate in Six Years
by | Thursday, July 06, 2017

Europe's Economy Closes Out Q2 With Best Growth Rate in Six Years

Ford sold 1,400,000 shares of the company's stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, April 20th. In the United Kingdom, the construction PMI recorded a more-than-expected drop to 54.80 in June, com...More..

Fed Minutes: Balance Sheet Reduction Likely In
by | Thursday, July 06, 2017

Fed Minutes: Balance Sheet Reduction Likely In "Couple Of Months"

U.S. central bankers are divided over the near-term risk of inflation and disagree over the timing of interest rate hikes into next year, minutes of the last Federal Reserve meeting showed Wednesday. Since ...More..

Prosecution on MH17 to bring justice: Malaysia
by | Thursday, July 06, 2017

Prosecution on MH17 to bring justice: Malaysia

An worldwide criminal investigation determined in 2016 that a missile, fired from separatist-controlled territory in eastern Ukraine, struck the plane as it flew from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, in...More..

Get to the root of CM Mamata Banerjee -Governor KN Tripathi tiff
by | Thursday, July 06, 2017

Get to the root of CM Mamata Banerjee -Governor KN Tripathi tiff

Tripathi also advised Banerjee and her cabinet ministers to focus on restoring peace in the state. Communal violence broke in North 24 Parganas district of West Bengal following an "objectionable" post on Fac...More..

J&K Houses adopt GST resolution
by | Thursday, July 06, 2017

J&K Houses adopt GST resolution

In a meeting chaired by National Conference chief Farooq Abdullah, the core group reportedly said "the PDP-BJP government in the state is working according to a pre-meditated plan to disempower the state and tr...More..

Philippine justice approves martial law in south
by | Wednesday, July 05, 2017

Philippine justice approves martial law in south

Vice President Maria Leonor "Leni" Robredo also welcomed the decision, but called on Congress to review the martial law proclamation. "Personally, I'm happy that the Supreme Court find... Prolonging military...More..

Vantiv, JPMorgan extend purchase bids to Worldpay
by | Wednesday, July 05, 2017

Vantiv, JPMorgan extend purchase bids to Worldpay

Vantiv and JP Morgan now have until August 1 to announce firm intentions to buy or else walk away. Worldpay would help Vantiv to expand its reach to more markets , and would help JPMorgan move into more ...More..

Laptop Ban Lifted From Abu Dhabi Airport
by | Wednesday, July 05, 2017

Laptop Ban Lifted From Abu Dhabi Airport

The extra screening and checking would make "minimal" difference to the time passengers spent going through security, a spokesman for Abu Dhabi airport told Reuters. "It's evident that Emirates is hurting from ...More..

by | Wednesday, July 05, 2017

Earning Analysis for - Vornado Realty Trust (NYSE:VNO)

It has outperformed by 15.41% the S&P500. Among 12 analysts covering Education Realty Trust (NYSE: EDR ), 3 have Buy rating , 0 Sell and 9 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. EDR's profit will be $30.50M for 2...More..

Nasdaq glitch sets Alphabet & other shares to $123.47 in non-existent stock crash
by | Wednesday, July 05, 2017

Nasdaq glitch sets Alphabet & other shares to $123.47 in non-existent stock crash

The bug showed many stocks on the Nasdaq exchange to briefly be reported as $123.47 on Bloomberg , Reuters and Google Finance data. While the problem caused a degree of panic among investors, the issue w...More..

Intertek Group plc (ITRK) Stock Rating Lowered by Goldman Sachs Group, Inc
by | Tuesday, July 04, 2017

Intertek Group plc (ITRK) Stock Rating Lowered by Goldman Sachs Group, Inc

It has outperformed by 25.78% the S&P500. GBX 4532.52's average target is 14.43% above currents GBX 3961 stock price. In the last ninety days, insiders purchased 3,288 shares of company stock worth $2,073,339. ...More..

Manufacturing activity at four month low in June
by | Tuesday, July 04, 2017

Manufacturing activity at four month low in June

Output increased to 50.6 from 50.2 in May while new orders also rose. "Having endured a miserable start to 2017, the latest survey data is welcome news for Greek manufacturers as the PMI pointed to growth for...More..

Ford Motor June US Sales Down 5.1%
by | Tuesday, July 04, 2017

Ford Motor June US Sales Down 5.1%

Advisor Partners LLC increased its stake in Ford Motor Company by 6.3% in the first quarter. Advisor Partners LLC now owns 31,086 shares of the auto manufacturer's stock worth $362,000 after buying an additio...More..

CVS Health Corp (NYSE:CVS), Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO)
by | Monday, July 03, 2017

CVS Health Corp (NYSE:CVS), Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO)

The oil and gas producer reported ($0.07) earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.08) by $0.01. Hunter Associates Investment Management LLC now owns 9,548 shares of the ...More..

City in Iran Breaks Weather Records with 129°F Temperature
by | Monday, July 03, 2017

City in Iran Breaks Weather Records with 129°F Temperature

It is also the hottest recorded June temperature in Asia, according to Kapikian. Weather Underground's website indicated that temperature in Ahvaz climbed even higher and hit 54 degrees Celsius at 4:51pm an...More..

Etihad allows electronic devices onboard United States flights from Abu Dhabi
by | Monday, July 03, 2017

Etihad allows electronic devices onboard United States flights from Abu Dhabi

Dubai-based Emirates, the largest worldwide airline by passenger traffic and a rival to Etihad , said in April it was cutting flights on five US routes due to reduced demand, after a travel ban imposed by US P...More..

South Africa bowl out West Indies for 48
by | Monday, July 03, 2017

South Africa bowl out West Indies for 48

Twenty20 world champions and the runners-up at the last 50-over World Cup in 2013, the Windies were bundled out for a paltry 48 at Leicester's Grace Road ground. It was Kapp's new-ball partner, Shabnim Isma...More..

Lifeboats launched to help after ship-tanker collision in English Channel
by | Sunday, July 02, 2017

Lifeboats launched to help after ship-tanker collision in English Channel

The tanker, " Seafrontier ", has 27 people on board. Tanker loaded with 38000 tons of petrol fuel wan en route from Antwerp to Lagos, bulk carrier was ballasting from Ijmuiden Netherlands to Puerto Bolivar, Equ...More..

Djokovic hopes Eastbourne win can inspire Wimbledon success
by | Sunday, July 02, 2017

Djokovic hopes Eastbourne win can inspire Wimbledon success

After the win she said: 'Hopefully I can go far at Wimbledon . The three time Wimbledon champion will face Slovakia's Martin Klizan in the first round at SW19 next week. Wozniacki, a former world No 1, did h...More..

India stands firm on Doklam plateau, accuses China of incursion
by | Sunday, July 02, 2017

India stands firm on Doklam plateau, accuses China of incursion

It shows that China fixes the trijunction far south of where India and Bhutan do, which explains the current stand-off. Bhutan has also lodged a formal protest to China , saying the road violated a bil...More..

Jimmy Butler posts video to prove he's taking phone calls
by | Sunday, July 02, 2017

Jimmy Butler posts video to prove he's taking phone calls

Butler captioned the video with, "taking all calls and y'all thought it was a game!" "I got calls from Arkansas, Florida, New York City, and all over the country". "I got voice mails and text messages all sayin...More..

Fidget Spinners Are So Hot, They're Bursting Into Flames
by | Saturday, July 01, 2017

Fidget Spinners Are So Hot, They're Bursting Into Flames

Like hoverboards (and really all unregulated devices with batteries ) before them, electronic fidget spinners' rush to market and lack of safety standards have nearly certainly increased the risk of risk...More..

Oil prices increase as USA production dips
by | Saturday, July 01, 2017

Oil prices increase as USA production dips

U.S. crude futures have added 5.1 per cent this week, while benchmark Brent has gained 4.8 per cent, marking the biggest rise for both markets since the week ending May 19. "It is thus doubtful whether (the) pr...More..

by | Saturday, July 01, 2017

Granite Real Estate Investment Trust (TSX:GRT.UN) Valuation in the Spotlight

Accern also gave media stories about the real estate investment trust an impact score of 100 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in ...More..

Amazon says Prime signups in Canada grew 80 per cent in 2016
by | Friday, June 30, 2017

Amazon says Prime signups in Canada grew 80 per cent in 2016

We gave Prime a 5-star review earlier this year at the usual £79 price with with £20 it seems like a must-have bargain to us. In its announcement of this year's Prime Day, Amazon said it was "thrilled by the ...More..

For the first time, all United States banks pass Fed's stress tests
by | Friday, June 30, 2017

For the first time, all United States banks pass Fed's stress tests

European shares steadied on Thursday as banks extended a winning streak after the U.S. Federal Reserve cleared capital return plans from big banks, off-setting losses among utilities and construction stocks. ...More..

by | Friday, June 30, 2017

Qatar's defence minister to visit Turkey amid base controversy

Fifth Fleet. Saudi Arabia and its allies are waging a brutal war in Yemen against Houthi rebels allegedly backed by Iran, and are supporting the USA war in Syria aimed at ousting the Iranian- and Russian-back...More..

Trump organization ends management of Toronto tower
by | Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Trump organization ends management of Toronto tower

Come August 1, the Trump name will come down from the second-tallest skyscraper in Canada . JCF Capital said it reached a deal with the Trump organization to buy out its contract to manage the 65-story bui...More..

Uber driver accused of sexual assault arrested, police say
by | Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Uber driver accused of sexual assault arrested, police say

He says Spence rented a room and carried the unconscious woman inside before sexually assaulting her. "To do something that brazen ... in my investigators' and my opinion ... Police have notified Uber managem...More..

by | Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Babcock International Group PLC's (BAB) "Buy" Rating Reaffirmed at Liberum Capital

GBX 62's average target is 43.35% above currents GBX 43.25 stock price. About 471,502 shares traded. Investors sentiment decreased to 1.19 in Q4 2016. 12/01/2017 - NMC Health had its "Buy" rating reiterated...More..

IMF cuts US growth forecasts, citing lack of Trump fiscal details
by | Wednesday, June 28, 2017

IMF cuts US growth forecasts, citing lack of Trump fiscal details

The key to acceleration in the United States economy is the Trump-proposed fiscal stimulus package, including higher infrastructure spending and lower taxes, however, the package is already taking too long to c...More..

Fake TIME magazine covers displayed at Donald Trump's golf club locations
by | Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Fake TIME magazine covers displayed at Donald Trump's golf club locations

A Time Magazine with Trump on the cover hangs in his golf clubs. The Washington Post's Dave Farenthold, who has covered the of the presidency's effects on Trump's businesses, reported on Tuesday that fo...More..

by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Supreme Court Allows Trump Travel Ban to Take Effect

The court made an important exception: It said the ban "may not be enforced against foreign nationals who have a credible claim of a bona fide relationship with a person or entity in the United States ...More..

by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

South Africa win thriller against England, tie up T20 series

On his part, England captain Eoin Morgan , who had strongly opposed the decision against Stokes, admitted that it was a "50-50 call". "We'll take it and run, but the on-field umpire told me at the time tha...More..

Russia Claims It Has Confirmed Death of ISIS Leader Al-Baghdadi
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Russia Claims It Has Confirmed Death of ISIS Leader Al-Baghdadi

Earlier, Russian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said she did not have anything to say when asked to comment on the possible death of Baghdadi in Syria last month. Since the American-led bombin...More..

by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Qatar Airways makes approach for 10% stake in American Airlines

Qatar Airways is looking to acquire a 10% stake in American Airlines Group Inc (NASDAQ: AAL ). United States stocks were flat early today as oil prices stabilised while airlines got a boost on news that ...More..