Average Mortgage Rates Hit Lowest Level of 2017

Rates for mortgages are in a constant state of flux, but they have remained in a historically low range for quite some time. Shorter term 15 year FRM interest rates are coming out at 3.250% and an April of 3.374% today. Nearly a third say they will... More..

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Greece deal must be reached by 15 June, says European commissioner
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Greece deal must be reached by 15 June, says European commissioner

France's Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire, left, greets President of the European Central Bank Mario Draghi prior to a meeting of Eurogroup finance ministers at the EU Council building in Brussels, Monday May ...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

OPEC moves towards 9-month output cut extension

The earlier decline in oil price , which started in 2014, forced Russian Federation and Saudi Arabia to tighten their belts and led to unrest in some oil-producing countries, including Venezuela and Niger...More..

Security researchers: North Korea possible source of WannaCry cyber attack
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Security researchers: North Korea possible source of WannaCry cyber attack

Lazarus is associated with North Korea and has a long history of wantonly destructive behavior - most notoriously including the attack on Sony Pictures Entertainment over the movie The Interview , which wa...More..

GOP health care bill analysis to be released by Congressional Budget Office
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

GOP health care bill analysis to be released by Congressional Budget Office

The agency also predicted the deficit would come down by $119 billion over the next decade ― and that premiums for people buying insurance on their own would be relatively lower than those premiums would be if ...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Trump meets with Abbas in West Bank

It is still early to figure out what to make of Donald Trump's visit to Israel , as the United States president is known to make extemporaneous statements that may not accurately reflect his policy posit...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Endeavour Silver Corp (EDR) Receives C$5.83 Consensus Target Price from Brokerages

The Piotroski F-Score of Endeavour Silver Corp. The Firm is focused on silver production in Mexico and it is pursuing the development of its existing mineral property assets. Endeavour Silver Corp had a positiv...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Oil Minister Says Not Opposed to Eventually Joining Output Cuts

Futures added 0.3 percent in NY after closing lower Wednesday for the first time in six sessions. Martinez said Venezuela, which is suffering from deep recession and has seen thousands take to the streets dai...More..

Were Analysts Bullish Wincanton plc (LON:WIN) This Week?
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Were Analysts Bullish Wincanton plc (LON:WIN) This Week?

The share price is trading in a range of $3.82 - 3.87. Among 18 analysts covering Halfords Group PLC ( LON:HFD ), 4 have Buy rating, 6 Sell and 8 Hold. About 236,700 shares traded. Danone SA (ADR) (OTCMKTS:DA...More..

Melania Trump appears to slap away president's hand in Israel
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Melania Trump appears to slap away president's hand in Israel

However; Melania who was in no mood to give a positive response, slapped her husband's hand away and kept walking. However, she is dealing with the same husband who seemingly forgot that she existed while bo...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Manchester bomber seen buying rucksack in city on Friday

Rudd said up to 3,800 soldiers could be deployed on Britain's streets, taking on guard duties to free up police to focus on patrols and investigation. A Met statement said: "As a highly visible deterrent and ...More..

3 more arrests in Manchester; London tourist sites protected
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

3 more arrests in Manchester; London tourist sites protected

A US official confirmed the identity Tuesday to The Associated Press . At Manchester's Didsbury Mosque, where the Abedi family worshipped, authorities condemned the bombing and denied reports that Abedi ha...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Mnuchin Says U.S. Reserves Right To Be Protectionist

The closing statement from Bari will reiterate a warning against competitive devaluations, Italian officials said, as March's G20 did, allaying fears that the new US administration might weaken the G20's unit...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Manchester attack: U.S. paper leaks images of explosive device

May also addressed leaks to American media - which included photos of evidence near the bomb site published by the New York Times - and said she would stress the importance of keeping intel secure during th...More..

UN Rejects Pak Claim That Indian Troops Targeted Its Observers Near LoC
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

UN Rejects Pak Claim That Indian Troops Targeted Its Observers Near LoC

Sources says that the weapons used against Pakistani posts included artillery guns, mortars, rockets, anti-tank missiles and grenades. Major General Narula further claimed that damage had been caused to the...More..

Analysts say GOP health bill would leave 23 million more uninsured
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Analysts say GOP health bill would leave 23 million more uninsured

The long-awaited Congressional Budget Office analysis of the American Health Care Act was released Wednesday, and it's not good news. Some of the biggest losses would come from the AHCA's $834 billion cu...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

DSW Inc. (DSW) Raised to "Neutral" at Susquehanna Bancshares Inc

Cap Fund Mgmt Sa reported 0.04% in DSW Inc. (NYSE:DSW). Kcg, a New Jersey-based fund reported 45,998 shares. Victory Mngmt stated it has 0% of its portfolio in DSW Inc. Geode Cap Lc owns 0.01% invested in DSW I...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Nigeria opened to joining oil output cuts, says Kachikwu

The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries meets in Vienna on Thursday to consider whether to prolong a deal reached in December in which OPEC and 11 non-members agreed to cut output by about 1...More..

General Motors to cut 600 jobs
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

General Motors to cut 600 jobs

It will stop selling its cars in India as well, although it will hold on to its Indian manufacturing plant, which will produce for export to Latin America. "The vehicle manufacturer knows full well that before ...More..

Best Buy beats on profit, comparable sales; shares jump
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Best Buy beats on profit, comparable sales; shares jump

Deutsche Bank AG raised shares of Best Buy Co from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $46.00 price target for the company in a research note on Tuesday, April 11th. During the same period in the pr...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Ivanka Trump: I am excited to continue our trip in Israel

The speech in a gilded hall bedecked with chandeliers is part of an effort to redefine his relationship with the Muslim world. "Pray for the day that the Iranian people have the just and righteous government th...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

ValuEngine Decides to Downgrade Investors Real Estate Trust IRET (NYSE:IRET) Stock

Independent Order Of Foresters sold 31,735 shares as Hcp Inc (HCP)'s stock rose 2.09%. The Avalon Advisors Llc holds 321,712 shares with $11.51M value, down from 331,871 last quarter. In addition to the payout...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

OPEC extends oil output cut by nine months to fight glut

Bank Wealth Management. OPEC's de facto leader, Saudi Arabia, and top non-OPEC producer Russian Federation have said cuts need to be extended to speed up market rebalancing and prevent oil prices from slidi...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Moody's downgrades China's credit rating from Aa3 to A1

In a Wednesday statement, Moody's said it downgraded China's rating to A1 from Aa3, while changing its outlook to stable from negative. "Onshore Chinese investors will largely ignore the downgrade". The cut t...More..

Steel Dynamics Inc (NASDAQ:STLD) 2016 Q4 Sentiment
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Steel Dynamics Inc (NASDAQ:STLD) 2016 Q4 Sentiment

About 881,877 shares traded. It has outperformed by 27.69% the S&P500. Proshare Advsrs Ltd Limited Liability Company has 0.01% invested in Red Hat Inc (NYSE:RHT) for 18,971 shares. The rating was downgraded by ...More..

Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ALXN): A Detailed Look at its Institutional Ownership
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ALXN): A Detailed Look at its Institutional Ownership

Alexion Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: ALXN ) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, April 27th. Commercial Bank Of The West has 43,168 shares for 0.73% of their portfolio. It has underperformed by 34.82...More..

Treasury Yields Slip Ahead Of Fed Minutes — BOND REPORT
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Treasury Yields Slip Ahead Of Fed Minutes — BOND REPORT

Among the day's gainers, Intuit jumped 6.7 percent after the tax-preparation software maker posted a profit topped estimates and also raised its revenue forecast. In the latest economic data, existing home sa...More..

India to pick industry champions as defence buying plan cleared
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

India to pick industry champions as defence buying plan cleared

The Cabinet Committee of Security (CCS) on Wednesday put its stamp on the defence ministry's "Strategic Partnership" model to involve the Indian private companies in the manufacture of four high-tech defence eq...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Here's what the 'glowing orb' Trump touched in Saudi Arabia actually was

Former President Obama, in his June 2009 speech , told Muslim leaders, "We meet at a time of tension between the United States and Muslims around the world". Even Breitbart , the conservative news website...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

CBO: 23 million fewer Americans insured under House GOP bill

Tom MacArthur, R-N.J., an architect of one of the bill's key amendments, who said the CBO's actuaries were "not prophets". The AHCA now faces an uphill battle to get through the Senate after being ru...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Jersey Oil and Gas PLC (TRAP) Rating Reiterated by Arden Partners Ltd

It is down 18.35% since May 24, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 50.09% the S&P500. Investors sentiment increased to 0.95 in Q4 2016. Looking at some alternate time periods, the 12 month price i...More..

Stolen Headphones And Scratched LED Screens Reported After Maiden Tejas Express Run
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Stolen Headphones And Scratched LED Screens Reported After Maiden Tejas Express Run

According to railway officials, Tejas Express, after its very first trip, returned with headphones stolen, infotainment screens damaged and waste strewn all over. Though they had anticipated some damages, the f...More..

Avocado lattes are the latest craze to hit the coffee scene
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Avocado lattes are the latest craze to hit the coffee scene

A café in Melbourne, Australia, is serving up the frothy coffee - complete with designs etched into the foam - in hollowed out avocado skins. Even though prices are on the rise , avocados are generally belov...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Moody's downgrades China over surging debt fears

China's 13 Five-Year-Plan projects sustained growth of 6,5% a year for 2016-2020, while the 6,9% expected for this year is the slowest since 1990. The statement said the downgrade reflected expectations that ...More..

World Health Organization appoints new director general - Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus: 5 highlights Featured
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

World Health Organization appoints new director general - Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus: 5 highlights Featured

But it has struggled in recent years to meet expectations, and has been accused of being extremely slow, wasteful, bureaucratic, and ineffective. Ghebrysus takes over at the end of June from Dr Margaret Chan...More..