The U.S.'s delicate balance between arms deals and diplomacy

President Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka Trump (2nd R) and her family, husband Jared Kushner (from L) and children Joseph and Arabella Kushner, arrived aboard the Marine One helicopter with the president to board Air Force One for travel to Florida... More..

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Alibaba quarterly profits almost double to $1.55 bn
by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Alibaba quarterly profits almost double to $1.55 bn

According to data from Bank of China International, Lazada Group SA, which Alibaba purchased a year ago, is leading in market share in six major countries in Southeast Asia, including Malaysia, Indonesia and t...More..

by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Minnesota Unemployment In April Steady, Down In Wisconsin

That's a slight decline from March when the rate was 4.8 percent. Overall, the Jacksonville metro area had a 3.8 percent jobless rate. The jobless rate in Orange County and Seminole County dropped to 3.5 pe...More..

United States beef one step closer to Chinese access
by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

United States beef one step closer to Chinese access

In addition to its provisions on beef and liquefied natural gas, the trade deal lowers long-standing barriers on the operation of USA financial firms in China , allows the import of cooked poultry from Ch...More..

Reporter says he was roughed up by security guards at FCC
by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Reporter says he was roughed up by security guards at FCC

When he approached Commissioner Michael O'Rielly with a question, the statement alleges, "two guards pinned Donnelly against the wall with the backs of their bodies until O'Rielly had passed". O'Rielly respon...More..

Singapore Airlines to re-integrate SIA Cargo division
by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Singapore Airlines to re-integrate SIA Cargo division

SIA is following in the footsteps of the other marquee Asian carrier Cathay Pacific Airways, which has embarked on a three-year revamp to cut costs after reporting its first floss in eight years. "One can expec...More..

by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Ex-U.S. Congressman Weiner pleads guilty in teen 'sexting' case

It reported that the messages, which began when the girl was a sophomore in high school, indicated Weiner knew she was a minor. The disgraced former Congressman has been under investigation for text message...More..

Applied Materials Inc (NASDAQ:AMAT) 2016 Q4 Institutional Investor Sentiment Steady
by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Applied Materials Inc (NASDAQ:AMAT) 2016 Q4 Institutional Investor Sentiment Steady

Applied Materials Inc . had 69 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Over the short term, some market observers may have noticed that Applied Materials , Inc. At recent closing price...More..

EBay Warns Net Neutrality Reversal Will Hurt Small Businesses
by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

EBay Warns Net Neutrality Reversal Will Hurt Small Businesses

Many consumer groups favored the new rules, which they said provided equal access to customers. Without net neutrality, they argue, internet providers could slow access to web content and make it more hard to t...More..

Can Coca-Cola European Partners Plc (NYSE:CCE) Climb The Ladder?
by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Can Coca-Cola European Partners Plc (NYSE:CCE) Climb The Ladder?

Cardinal Capital Management boosted its position in The Coca-Cola by 2.4% in the third quarter. In contrast, the average volume was 12.81 million shares. The company also recently disclosed a quarterly divide...More..

by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Saudi signals first cut in crude supplies to Asian customers, sources say

U.S. crude stockpiles posted their biggest weekly drawdown since December last week as imports dropped sharply, while inventories of refined products also fell. Global benchmark Brent crude was up 40 cents at $...More..

by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Foreign property investors hit hard in Australian budget

In 2010, under former Prime Minister Kevin Rudd, the Labor government introduced a new mining tax on big mining profits and faced an industry backlash which included anti-government television commercials. $216...More..

GST to convert entire country into one market: Patnaik
by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

GST to convert entire country into one market: Patnaik

Telecom group COAI (Cellular Operators Association of India) Friday said that 18% of levy under the new GST (Goods and Service Tax) will make telecom services costlier for consumers. The cascading of taxes will...More..

G-7 nations fear long-term growth may be subdued
by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

G-7 nations fear long-term growth may be subdued

Besides ministers and governors from the Group of Seven - comprising Canada, the U.S., France, Germany, Italy, Britain, and Japan, top officials from the European Union (EU) and the International Monetary Fund ...More..

by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Spirit Realty Capital, Inc (SRC) Shares Bought by Private Advisor Group LLC

On 05/17/2017 close, Spirit Realty Capital, Inc. Latest closing price was 7.49% above its 50-day moving average and 28.62% above its 200-day moving average. The difference between the expected and actual EPS wa...More..

Sachin: A Billion Dreams declared tax-free in Kerala and Chhattisgarh
by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Sachin: A Billion Dreams declared tax-free in Kerala and Chhattisgarh

Superstar Aamir Khan said his favourite "Sachin moment" was at the premiere of his movie " Lagaan " where sports legend Sachin Tendulkar was completely engrossed in the cricket match sequence of the film. The...More..

Trump willing to use engagement on North Korea crisis: South Korea envoy
by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Trump willing to use engagement on North Korea crisis: South Korea envoy

Harris also cautioned that the missile launch indicated a major advancement in the North's technological capabilities and called for further coordination among Japan, South Korea and the USA to deal with the ...More..

Deere announces second-quarter earnings
by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Deere announces second-quarter earnings

Golden says after the first quarter, Deere predicted equipment sales would rise 4 per cent for the year, but now has raised its forecast to 9 per cent growth for the year. Allen, chairman and chief executive of...More..

by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Oil rebounds, as OPEC talks up cutting supply into 2018

USA crude production has risen by over 10 percent since mid-2016 to 9.3 million bpd, close to the output of top producers Russian Federation and Saudi Arabia . A statement by Saudi energy minister on extension...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Russia, Saudi call for oil output deal extension

Brent crude, the global benchmark, had risen $1.20 to $52.04 a barrel by 0847 GMT and traded intraday at $52.26, the highest since April 26. The ministers pledged "to do whatever it takes" to reduce global in...More..

Fiat Chrysler seeks diesel emission certification from EPA
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Fiat Chrysler seeks diesel emission certification from EPA

The U.S. government has indicted six present and former Volkswagen executives and charged the company with three criminal felony counts for what regulators called a 10-year conspiracy to rig hundreds of thousan...More..

G7 financial summit focuses on Trump
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

G7 financial summit focuses on Trump

G7 economic leaders will use the same language on trade, currencies and monetary policy at the end of their meeting in Italy on Saturday as the larger Group of 20 did in March at a meeting in Germany, an Italia...More..

Campbell Soup misses third-quarter expectations
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Campbell Soup misses third-quarter expectations

Vicus Capital now owns 3,707 shares of the company's stock valued at $203,000 after buying an additional 12 shares during the last quarter. Net earnings attributable to the company fell to US$176m from $185m ...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

United States launches NAFTA renegotiation countdown

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said Thursday with the NAFTA announcement "we intend to notify not just Congress, but all our trading partners, that free and fair trade is the new standard for United States...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Salesforce posts better-than-expected quarterly revenue (CRM)

The company's strong growth outlook has also kept investors happy, with the stock price rallying by over 28% since the beginning of the year. Salesforce.com had 111 analyst reports since August 21, 2015 accordi...More..

Snap shares plummet as user growth slows, revenue misses
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Snap shares plummet as user growth slows, revenue misses

That represented an increase of 181 per cent year-on-year, but a 14 per cent decline from the previous quarter. Snap's first set of results had been nervously awaited for any signs that Facebook's attack had ...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Oil prices climb on hopes output cuts will be extended

U.S. West Texas Intermediate WTI crude rose 78 cents, or 1.6%, to $49.44 U.S. OPEC agreed to slash the output by 1.2 million barrels per day from January 1. "The effects of higher crude runs may not have ...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Sources Say Ford Will Cut 10% of Salaried Workers

Ford is cutting 1,400 jobs in North America and Asia Pacific this year in an effort to boost profits. The news agency reports that by October 1, Ford will lay off only salaried workers offering them generou...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Q4 2016 Sentiment Juniper Networks Inc (NYSE:JNPR)

Stevens First Principles Investment Advisors purchased a new stake in shares of Juniper Networks during the third quarter valued at $120,000. Taking a broader look brokerage firms' analysts on the street with...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Russian Federation achieves 100pct compliance with OPEC deal

What's In It For Saudi Arabia, Russia? Some even believed that Iran was the sole victor of OPEC deal. Crude oil production in Nigeria rose by 274,000 barrels per day in April, the Organisation of Pe...More..

UK consumer inflation rises to 3 ½-year high of 2.7 percent
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

UK consumer inflation rises to 3 ½-year high of 2.7 percent

Services prices - which the BoE view as a guide to domestic inflation pressures - rose by 3.0 percent, the biggest jump since September 2013, though this was affected by higher air fares. Economists polled by R...More..

Alibaba announces $6 billion buyback but misses EPS forecast
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Alibaba announces $6 billion buyback but misses EPS forecast

Tencent, operator of China's biggest social network, reported a 55 per cent jump in first-quarter sales on Wednesday. Its core e-commerce business remains strong, thanks to robust consumption in the world's sec...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Yamana Gold Inc. (AUY) Raised to "Strong-Buy" at Vetr Inc

The Stock now has a consensus recommendation of 2.80. Royal Bank of Canada reiterated a "buy" rating and issued a $3.75 target price on shares of Yamana Gold in a report on Tuesday, February 28th. During the ...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

House Intel Dem: If Trump Recorded Talks With Comey, 'Congress Should Subpoena'

Trump fired Comey on Tuesday , later saying that "he wasn't doing a good job". One source close to Trump said that while they didn't know whether Trump was recording White House conversations, they also woul...More..

After WannaCrypt, a cryptocurrency attack is generating digital cash fast
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

After WannaCrypt, a cryptocurrency attack is generating digital cash fast

This looks like something more risky than "WannaCrypt" as the victim doesn't come to know that they have been hacked, but, on the other side, "the good part is that the hacker here is not interested in the vict...More..