Trump asked NSA director to knock down FBI's Russia investigation

At least one of the conversations - with NSA Director Rogers - was documented in a memorandum retained by the NSA. The Senate Intelligence Committee was already investigating Russian attempts to use false news reports to influence November's Amer... More..

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Trump budget to cut Medicaid, food stamps - put 'taxpayer first'
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Trump budget to cut Medicaid, food stamps - put 'taxpayer first'

That's because Trump used their racist hatred for blacks and catered to their xenophobia and innate hatred for Hillary Clinton to ride that wave into the White House , only to abandon their interests as soon a...More..

Glencore says approaches Bunge on possible takeover
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Glencore says approaches Bunge on possible takeover

Glencore issued a statement confirming that Glencore Agriculture Limited confirming "an informal approach to Bunge Limited regarding a possible consensual business combination" occurred. and Louis Dreyfus ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Germany, France confident of unlocking Greek aid

France is confident that Greece and its global lenders can reach a deal on additional measures of debt relief for Athens in June, the French finance minister said on Monday at the end of a euro zone meeting t...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

World leaders condemn Manchester attack

London has been on high alert since the Westminster atrocity two months ago. Ariana Grande's concert gig descended into chaos on Monday night ( 22 May) after a blast went off in the foyer of the venue just...More..

Trump Sparks War Of Words With Iran In Fiery Middle East Speeches
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Trump Sparks War Of Words With Iran In Fiery Middle East Speeches

This is "in particular in the face of malign Iranian influence and Iranian-related threats which exist on Saudi Arabia's borders on all sides", Tillerson told reporters in Riyadh. Iran backs groups in the regio...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Prospera Financial Services Inc Buys 1426 Shares of The Coca-Cola Co (KO)

ETRADE Capital Management LLC boosted its stake in shares of The Coca-Cola by 75.3% in the third quarter. Coca-Cola European Partners plc earned a news impact score of 0.20 on AlphaOne's scale. Investors sentim...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Who will be the next leader of Fine Gael?

In what is expected to be a two-horse race, nearly 21,000 Fine Gael party members will vote at 26 polling stations from May 29 to June 1, and the parliamentary party, which includes 73 TDs, senators and MEPs, w...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Eurozone and Greece fail to agree bailout deal

Can that happen? Well, the Greek and German finance ministers have said a deal could be reached when the eurozone ministers meet again in three weeks time. The protracted nature of Greece's bailout program ha...More..

Hong Kong police arrest 21 Uber drivers in latest crackdown
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Hong Kong police arrest 21 Uber drivers in latest crackdown

At the time, Uber said it would be taking its service fee, typically around 25% of a ride, from the net fare of a ride - the price the passenger paid minus the sales tax or other fees. What caused the issue d...More..

US says Fiat Chrysler used software to beat emissions tests
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

US says Fiat Chrysler used software to beat emissions tests

The EPA claims Fiat Chrysler sold 104,000 vehicles with so-called Auxiliary Emission-Control Devices that the automaker did not disclose to regulators, itself a violation of the Clean Air Act. FCA US beli...More..

New French government unveiled, Le Drian foreign minister
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

New French government unveiled, Le Drian foreign minister

As interior minister, he will now be in charge of coordinating France's response to internal security threats including from Islamist militants who have carried out attacks on French soil. Bruno Le Maire (Le-ma...More..

Walt Disney (DIS) Getting Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Report Finds
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Walt Disney (DIS) Getting Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Report Finds

Thompson Siegel And Walmsley Ltd has invested 0.06% in Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS). It has underperformed by 7.44% the S&P500. The 1-year high was reported on May, 22 by Barchart.com . On Thursday, May 11 ARN...More..

Snap shares tank 23 percent after reporting $2.2 billion net losses
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Snap shares tank 23 percent after reporting $2.2 billion net losses

Just last week, Facebook posted revenue growth in the double digits for its first quarter, which it has done consistently since 2012 when it had its initial public offering. Facebook has now launched Snapchat...More..

(TGT) Shares Bought by North Star Investment Management Corp
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

(TGT) Shares Bought by North Star Investment Management Corp

Several other hedge funds also recently bought and sold shares of the company. They are projecting Next Quarter growth of -26.9%. The fund owned 17,991 shares of the retailer's stock after buying an additional ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Brokerages Set Restaurant Group PLC (RTN) PT at $370.83

Entergy Corp now has $13.93B valuation. The stock decreased 2.99% or $0.59 on May 23, reaching $19.12. The company's stock had a trading volume of 12,792 shares. Dignity plc is a United Kingdom-based provider o...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Pres. Trump: "We want Israel to have peace"

Trump meets President Abbas on Tuesday in Bethlehem. "I've heard it's one of the toughest deals of all, but I have a feeling we're going to get there eventually", Trump said . " Iran calls for the destru...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Toll Brothers Inc (TOL) Upgraded to "Buy" by Zelman & Associates

The target price for Toll Brothers Inc . For the last quarter, the stock has performed 18.88%. Toll Brothers shares have climbed 23 percent since the beginning of the year. ILLEGAL ACTIVITY NOTICE: This piec...More..

Switzerland's Clariant, Huntsman of US in chemicals merger
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Switzerland's Clariant, Huntsman of US in chemicals merger

Huntsman had $1.7 billion of gross profit on $9.8 billion of revenue, led by the polyurethanes division which makes products used in seat padding and insulation. The company is based in Salt Lake City, where J...More..

How Many Wal-Mart Stores Inc (NYSE:WMT)'s Analysts Are Bearish?
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

How Many Wal-Mart Stores Inc (NYSE:WMT)'s Analysts Are Bearish?

Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT) has risen 121.40% since May 23, 2016 and is uptrending. On a per-share basis, the Bentonville, Arkansas-based company said it had profit of $1. (NYSE: WMT ) has been on a...More..

Antonio Conte gets top prize at League Managers Association awards
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Antonio Conte gets top prize at League Managers Association awards

Despite Chelsea's success over the last 15 seasons, a Blue manager had not yet received the award from the LMA. It was the LMA's 50th Manager of the Year awards ceremony, with the Sir Alex Ferguson Trophy a...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Aviva plc (AV) Receives GBX 534.93 Consensus Price Target from Analysts

Among 26 analysts covering BP PLC (LON:BP), 15 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 11 Hold. Therefore 9% are positive. John Wood Group PLC has GBX 1020 highest and GBX 8.40 lowest target. Its down 0.07, from 0.96 in 20...More..

FDA clears Merck's Keytruda for cancers with certain genetic traits
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

FDA clears Merck's Keytruda for cancers with certain genetic traits

The objective response rate was 39.6% (95% CI, 31.7 to 47.9) and the minimum duration of response was 6 months in 78% of patients who responded to the PD-1 inhibitor. In some trials, patients were required to h...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Were Analysts Bullish Nokia Oyj (ADR) (NYSE:NOK) This Week?

Finally, Craig Hallum began coverage on shares of Nokia Oyj in a research note on Tuesday, February 21st. They issued a "buy" rating and a $7.50 target price for the company. The ex-dividend date of this divide...More..

SC declines to stay orders on making Aadhaar mandatory for various schemes
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

SC declines to stay orders on making Aadhaar mandatory for various schemes

Rohatgi said that Aadhaar was being made compulsory so that benefits of schemes do not "go to ghosts". The bench of Justice L. Nageswara Rao and Justice Navin Sinha recused from hearing the petition by Shan...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Trump 'Muslim ban': Federal judges hear appeal on revised executive order

Warren). At his daily briefing, White House press secretary Sean Spicer expressed confidence that the executive order will be upheld by the appeals court. On the campaign trail, Trump had called for a " tot...More..

Edgemoor Investment Advisors Inc. Has $289000 Stake in AutoZone, Inc. (AZO)
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Edgemoor Investment Advisors Inc. Has $289000 Stake in AutoZone, Inc. (AZO)

Commonwealth Bank of Australia increased its position in AutoZone by 27.6% in the third quarter. Garrison Financial Corp now owns 4,953 shares of the company's stock valued at $3,806,000 after buying an addit...More..

Court strikes down FAA's drone registration rule
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Court strikes down FAA's drone registration rule

Supreme Court. Although the Registration Rule was turned down, the court is giving the FAA seven days to petition the ruling, which in turn means until May 26 hobbyists still must register in order to fl...More..

Ford likely to cut workforce to reduce costs
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Ford likely to cut workforce to reduce costs

Ford believes it will meet its targets by voluntary means and doesn't expect involuntary layoffs, spokesman Mike Moran said Wednesday. Ford also isn't likely to cut jobs in its emerging businesses, such as i...More..

Supreme Court rejects challenge to state retroactive tax changes
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Supreme Court rejects challenge to state retroactive tax changes

The justices on Monday left in place an appeals court ruling that said the photos don't have to be released under the federal Freedom of Information Act. The new measure applied retroactively to 2008. But on ap...More..

Barclays PLC Increases Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA) Price Target to $141.00
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Barclays PLC Increases Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA) Price Target to $141.00

Vetr upgraded Alibaba Group Holding from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $107.50 price objective on the stock in a research report on Monday, January 30th. Ci Investments Inc increased its stake ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Wal-Mart's online sales surge, tops 1Q expectations

Quarterly revenue rose 1.4 per cent to US$117.5 billion, slightly lower than analysts expectations of US$117.7 billion due to a stronger dollar, which reduces the value of overseas sales. DISAPPOINTING RESULTS:...More..

GAIL India Shares Plunge As Q4 Profit Tanks 69%
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

GAIL India Shares Plunge As Q4 Profit Tanks 69%

The stock tanked 11.23 per cent to settle at Rs 158.45 on BSE . As on March 31, 2017, the bank's return on asset remained negative. Its net profit stood at Rs 112 crore in the year-ago period. The comp...More..

IT sector to create 25-30 lakh jobs by 2025: Prasad
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

IT sector to create 25-30 lakh jobs by 2025: Prasad

He said that in fact in the coming four to five years, nearly 20-25 lakh additional jobs will be created in the sector. "As the industry is moving forward, it is Nasscom's assessment that in the coming four t...More..

Life of grime for music fan Jeremy Corbyn
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Life of grime for music fan Jeremy Corbyn

A series of recent polls show the Tories' lead over Labour is shrinking, however. With the centrist Liberal Democrats struggling to challenge May in her party's southern English heartlands, a 9-point lead s...More..