The NAB now sees the Fed hiking rates 3 times this year

The earlier timing of the Fed's rate increase in March, rather than the market expectation of May or June, raised concerns over the South Korean vulnerable households who will have to pay higher interest rates on their loans. The yield on two-year ... More..

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Azerbaijan downs oil production under OPEC agreement

Azerbaijan's average oil production this year is expected to stand at between 800,000 bpd and 807,000 bpd. While most analysts are wondering when Russian Federation will reach its gradual 300,000-bpd producti...More..

by | Monday, March 06, 2017

First Read's Morning Clips: The FBI Versus the White House

In particular, her rise in air time came just after Trump tweeted that while he was president, Barack Obama's administration wire tapped Trump's phones during the presidential election. Another spokeswoman, S...More..

GM to cut third shift at Lansing Delta Township
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

GM to cut third shift at Lansing Delta Township

The decision comes as GM plans in May to stop building the old-generation GMC Acadia, called the Acadia Limited, at the Lansing plant. The plant if phasing out the GMC Acadia and by May it will not need the t...More..

by | Monday, March 06, 2017

IEA sees oil prices rising sharply by 2020, Birol says

That has sparked more pumping in the U.S. - Fatih Birol, executive director the IEA, called it the start of a second wave of output from operators in U.S. "We don't see a peak in oil demand any time soon". Th...More..

Canadian airports win Airport Service Quality Awards
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Canadian airports win Airport Service Quality Awards

The airport shares the second spot with Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport of Mumbai and Singapore's Changi Airport. In a statement here on Monday, GHIAL authorities said the Hyderabad Airport had ...More..

Gunmen kill British father of two in ranch invasion in Kenya
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Gunmen kill British father of two in ranch invasion in Kenya

The British government has urged Kenyan authorities to "restore law and order" in the country after roaming herdsmen allegedly shot dead an ex-British army officer in the latest in a series of killings. "This...More..

Mistry plea against Tata Sons not maintainable, rules NCLT
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Mistry plea against Tata Sons not maintainable, rules NCLT

On 20 February, the NCLT had reserved its order on maintainability of the petitions filed by the two companies. The petition was filed against Tata Sons with the Tribunal citing governance lapses and compromi...More..

Sensex Rises 215 Points On GST Hopes; Nifty Ends At 8963
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Sensex Rises 215 Points On GST Hopes; Nifty Ends At 8963

The Bombay Stock Exchange Sensex surged 215.74 points to end at 29,048.19 and the National Stock Exchange Nifty closed 65.90 points up at 8,963.45 on Monday. Meanwhile, the Rupee was trading 11 paise higher at ...More..

SC questions clean chit to LK Advani and others in Babri case
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

SC questions clean chit to LK Advani and others in Babri case

The court was hearing an appeals filed by CBI and Haji Mahboob Ahamad, against the dropping of conspiracy charges against Mr. Advani and the other leaders, which also included Rajasthan Governor Kalyan Singh, w...More..

by | Monday, March 06, 2017

PSA Group expected to announce purchase of GM's Opel

He commented: " We are proud to join forces with Opel/Vauxhall and are deeply committed to continuing to develop this great company and accelerating its turnaround ". May's office said in a statement Monday t...More..

by | Monday, March 06, 2017

PSA Peugeot Citroen deal to buy Opel/Vauxhall from GM confirmed

Gavin Shuker welcomed the deal by French auto giant PSA Group to buy the European operations of General Motors, including Vauxhall in the United Kingdom, but said assurances needed to be made around the "ve...More..

Government Asks Banks To Reconsider Decision To Hike Cash Transaction Fee
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Government Asks Banks To Reconsider Decision To Hike Cash Transaction Fee

If the shortfall is between 50 and 75 per cent, then the account holder will have to pay Rs 75 plus service tax, and if the shortfall in the average balance is more than 75 per cent, then a charge of Rs 100 plu...More..

AAA Michigan: Gas prices jump 12 cents
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

AAA Michigan: Gas prices jump 12 cents

Maryland's average is beginning to trend higher than month ago prices with the cost per gallon a penny more than last month on this date. The national average price at the pump has jumped three cents in the l...More..

Ryanair flights affected as French air traffic controllers strike
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Ryanair flights affected as French air traffic controllers strike

Ryanair has also published details of flight cancellations here, with Easyjet providing more information here. Airlines have been asked to reduce their flight offerings in France by 25% and more than 1,000 fl...More..

by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Commonwealth Games to bring pride to Ipswich

The Gold Coast baton was made from re-claimed plastic collected from Gold Coast beaches and waterways, macadamia wood, engraved stainless steel and also uses LED lights. Batonbearers will be selected through a ...More..

by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Peugeot to buy GM's Opel, creating Europe's No. 2 carmaker

It will strengthen GM's core business, support its continued deployment of resources to higher-return opportunities including in advanced technologies driving the future, and unlock significant value for shareh...More..

Trump's Address to Congress
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Trump's Address to Congress

And while his immigration policies, or proposed policies, will not be as welcoming as Democrats rightly advocate, President Trump seems to be moving at least a little on the subject. Multiple reports Tuesday in...More..

by | Monday, March 06, 2017

PSA Group, GM announce Monday morning press conference

PSA CEO Carlos Tavares has reportedly said he is considering taking Opel to markets outside Europe where customers won't consider buying a French auto in the hope that a German marque will make a better impre...More..

Citigroup Inc. Reiterates Buy Rating for BP plc (BP)
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Citigroup Inc. Reiterates Buy Rating for BP plc (BP)

Arrow Global Group PLC (LON:ARW)'s stock had its "buy" rating reaffirmed by investment analysts at Peel Hunt in a research report issued to clients and investors on Thursday. They set a buy rating and a GBX 285...More..

by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Trump supporters, opponents clash at Berkeley rally

Several hundred people gathered in eastern Pennsylvania for a rally in support of President Donald Trump, one of a number of such rallies across the country. St. Paul police arrested five people at the intersec...More..

by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Goldberg Wins WWE Universal Championship

Goldberg was a few months removed from a shocking 90-second win over Brock Lesnar , while Owens had just savagely freed himself from the bonds of friendship by turning on his best buddy Chris Jericho . Reigns ...More..

Sushma Swaraj reacts over attacks on Harnish Patel & Deep Rai
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Sushma Swaraj reacts over attacks on Harnish Patel & Deep Rai

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj tweeted on Sunday that the Indian Consulate in the U.S. "has spoken to the father of the deceased in MA". I have spoken to Sardar Harpal Singh father of the victim. She s...More..

SE Asia stocks end mixed ahead of Yellen speech
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

SE Asia stocks end mixed ahead of Yellen speech

Whether the Federal Reserve decides to hike or not when its policy-making committee meets on March 14-15, the movements in fixed income this week should serve as a warning to all those who have grown to belie...More..

John Ross Is the Fastest Prospect We've Ever Seen
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

John Ross Is the Fastest Prospect We've Ever Seen

Well , he might not swim well, but Ross can fly. Texas A&M defensive end Myles Garrett , who is viewed as the consensus top prospect in this year's draft, was asked about which current National Football Leag...More..

by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Brokers Ratings on: Medical Properties Trust Inc. (NYSE:MPW)

According to Yahoo Finance, the price target for the company which analysts are aiming is 16. The stock price of MPW is moving down from its 20 days moving average with -2.45% and isolated positively from 50 da...More..

Heartbroken Russian Ambassador Thought Special Meetings With Jeff Sessions Were Very Memorable
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Heartbroken Russian Ambassador Thought Special Meetings With Jeff Sessions Were Very Memorable

Sessions spoke twice with the ambassador during the campaign. Pelosi had initially denied ever meeting Kislyak; her spokeswoman later clarified that they never had a one-on-one meeting. Obviously, the answ...More..

Trump needs to be called out for his lies
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Trump needs to be called out for his lies

Last night things escalated when Trump said: 'I hear by demand a second investigation, after Schumer, of Pelosi for her close ties to Russian Federation, and lying about it'. In a reply, Pelosi said that Trump...More..

Deutsche Bank says prepares 8 billion euro capital increase
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Deutsche Bank says prepares 8 billion euro capital increase

Deutsche Bank is now leaning toward reintegrating the consumer banking business, the people said. "The Bank intends to continue serving the needs of its clients across transaction banking, corporate finance, c...More..

by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Analysts Offer Predictions for Sarepta Therapeutics, Inc.'s Q2 2017 Earnings (SRPT)

The company now has a consensus rating of Buy and an average price target of $60.01. Jefferies Group also issued estimates for Sarepta Therapeutics' Q2 2017 earnings at $1.22 EPS, Q3 2017 earnings at ($0.91...More..

by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Regional - Southeast Banks: BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) Position of the day

NY owned approximately 0.05% of BB&T Co . worth $19,292,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Boston Partners boosted its position in BB&T Co .by 75.2% in the third quarter. The dividend yield for the company...More..

Aberdeen exploring options for tie-up with Standard Life
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Aberdeen exploring options for tie-up with Standard Life

Standard Life shares have risen 1.75 percent so far this year, closing at 378.5 pence on Friday. As two of Scotland's biggest firms, the deal will attract close scrutiny. The merged company would manage more th...More..

Technical Glance At Energy Stocks: Enbridge Inc. (ENB), Oasis Petroleum Inc. (OAS)
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Technical Glance At Energy Stocks: Enbridge Inc. (ENB), Oasis Petroleum Inc. (OAS)

The brokerage now has a $19.00 price objective on the stock, up from their previous price objective of $13.50. (ENB). The consensus rating is 2.1, suggesting the market has given up on the stock. During the sam...More..

China aims for around 6.5% economic growth in 2017
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

China aims for around 6.5% economic growth in 2017

CHINA pledged to markedly bring down PM2.5 density in key areas in 2017 in a government work report available to the media Sunday morning. China's top political advisory body, the Chinese People's Political C...More..

Caterpillar (CAT) Faces Federal Tax Probe, Stock Down
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Caterpillar (CAT) Faces Federal Tax Probe, Stock Down

Senate's Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations followed up on the executive's claims and found that Caterpillar had "shifted billions of dollars in profits away from the United States and into Switzerland"...More..