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South Korea's Progressive New President Is Open to Visiting Pyongyang

Newly elected South Korean President Moon Jae-in, a human rights lawyer, won a snap election, following months of mass protests that ousted President Park G...


CBI comments on Bank of England reducing the growth forecast

The decision echoes warnings a weak pound, coupled with rising inflation and subdued wage growth will lead to a decline in living standards. "We assume that i...


Symantec Corporation (SYMC) — Trending Stock

A number of analysts have recently issued reports on the company. 04/07/2017 - Symantec Corporation had its "market perform" rating reiterated by analysts at ...


CBA shares slump despite $2.4bn Q3 profit

Our first estimate of the bank levy impact is a ~3%-6% reduction in cash earnings of the impacted banks, assuming no tax deductibility of the levy. Australian...


JC Penney Dives As Same-Store Sales Fall More Than Expected

J.C. Penney (JCP) reported better-than-expected earnings early Friday but revenue and same-store sales fell more than forecast, a day after weak results from ...


Xi Jinping's big road is going to be bumpy

The event opens Sunday and will be attended by 27 countries. The Belt refers to the Silk Road Economic Belt which comprises three overland routes: connecting Ch...


Trump defiant after shock Comey sacking

When Comey refused, Trump and his aides considered that an act of insubordination and it was one of the catalysts to Trump's decision this week to fire the ...


Loose tire flattens Earnhardt's shot at Talladega triumph

Stenouse' victory ends a 101-race drought for vehicle owner Jack Roush. After the race, his father Ricky Stenhouse Sr. was so excited to get to Victory Lane tha...


Vereit (VER) Earns Media Sentiment Score of 0.12

VEREIT, Inc. (VER ) traded with the volume of 13.02 Million shares while its average 3 months volume is at 6650 shares. The firm has a 50-day moving average pri...


German economic growth picks up speed, good news for Merkel

Outside the euro zone, Britain's economy slowed to 0.3 percent in the first three months of 2017 from 0.7 percent in the fourth quarter. Germany's econom...


Oil rises as countries join OPEC cuts

The bank also said that a fall by 5.3 million barrels in USA crude inventories C-STK-T-EIA this week to 522.5 million barrels was "providing some fundamental ...


US retail sales rebounded in April after sluggish winter

Friday's report excluded consumer spending on most services, including medical care and housing. "The backdrop is generally favourable for consumers, with an ...


In a divided France, challenges await President-elect Macron

The results of this election will determine whether Macron will become a powerful leader who will enjoy a free hand in carrying out his policy initiatives durin...


United flight delayed after scorpion reported aboard

Paramedics examined the man and determined that he hadn't been stung. The station says it's unclear whether a scorpion was found. A scorpion found its way ont...


Now, Prabhas rejects a 18 Crore brand endorsement

The Hindi version of Baahubali 2 has collected Rs 143.25 crore nett at the domestic box office in its second week. While most of the buzz after the release of...


Nuclear Emergency at Hanford Nuclear Site Poses 'Long-Term Threat' For Salmon

Officials detected no release of radiation and said no workers were injured. Employees at the sprawling Hanford Site plant, located about 170 miles (275 kilo...


China's Belt and Road investments since 2013 total $60 billion: state planner

On financing, Ning said China Development Bank and the Export-Import Bank of China have extended $110 billion in loans for Belt and Road projects by the end of ...


How Does Dominion Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:DM) Stack Up?

The insider Hedley Mary Lynne sold $697,474. Robert W. Baird dropped their price objective on shares of Penntex Midstream Partners from $23.00 to $19.00 and set...


Large tunnel containing nuclear waste collapses

Non-essential workers are being sent home from a nuclear waste storage site in Washington state after the partial collapse of an underground tunnel where nuclea...


Federal Reserve's decision to keep rates steady triggers little response in markets

Wrapping up the two-day policy meeting late on Wednesday, the world's most influential central bank overlooked the slowing United States economic growth in th...


'Wages won't keep up:' UK central bank says inflation biting

The bank said real wage growth should pick up next year. The BoE's Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) voted 7-1 in favour of keeping interest rates on hold at th...


France's Macron names half of parliamentary candidates from civil society

Macron's party chief, Richard Ferrand, told a news conference on Monday that his " En Marche! " movement will now change its name to "En Marche la République" ...


AstraZeneca plans Imfinzi submission after trial

The trial results are an unexpectedly early boost for the product, known commercially as Imfinzi , which the company hopes will become a blockbuster drug with ...


US seeks evidence of Haitian crimes as it weighs their stay

They show the agency's newly appointed policy chief also wanted to know how numerous roughly 50,000 Haitians enrolled in the Temporary Protected Status program ...


Trump blasts Comey, acting Federal Bureau of Investigation chief contradicts president

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein and of course Acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe , 49. "Sir, I'm not going to comment". Trump's account differs from ...


Crazy Volume Spikes for: Baxter International Inc. (BAX)

A number of other equities research analysts have also recently commented on the company. Korea Investment CORP raised its stake in shares of Baxter Internation...


Legal & General Group Plc (LGEN) Coverage Initiated at Credit Suisse Group AG

Shire PLC (LON:SHP) had its stock rating noted as "Buy" by analysts at Berenberg. The company was upgraded on Wednesday, September 30 by HSBC. UNITE Group plc (...


Trump launches panel to probe voting fraud

The White House is expected to announce the creation of a presidential commission on Thursday to investigate voter fraud , a Trump administration official tell...


OPEC sees much higher oil supply from rivals in 2017

Inventories of distillate fuel, a category that includes diesel and heating oil, dropped 1.59 million barrels, the 12th decline in 13 weeks. Oil resumed gains...


Taking a Fresh Look at Vista Outdoor Inc. (VSTO)

The stock went up 2.58% at some stage in past quarter. It has been assigned a low target price of $18 and a high target price of $30. The relative volume of the...


General Motors Company (GM) Position Lowered by BTC Capital Management Inc

State Street Corp boosted its position in General Motors Company by 3.6% in the fourth quarter. 02/07/2017 - General Motors Company had its "overweight" r...


Banks tipped off to new tax: Hinch calls for investigation

The chief executives of ANZ , Commonwealth Bank , National Australia Bank and Westpac have all said the cost will be passed on - with shareholders, custom...


France's Hollande nears exit as party falls apart

But Macron remained the favorite, with polls after their final debate showing 63 percent of people found Macron the more convincing versus 34 percent for Le Pen...


Is Kelly Clarkson Becoming an 'American Idol' Judge?

NBC has not yet said who the fourth coach will be for its 14th season. Oscar-winner Jennifer Hudson has been announced as a coach on the show's 13th season, whi...


Unbowed Le Pen looks ahead to parliamentary elections

Initial estimates showed Macron winning between 65 percent and 66.1 percent of the ballots - a higher than expected score - and Le Pen scoring between 33.9 perc...