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Rep. Scalise's vital signs stable, doctor says

The popular annual face-off, which raises money for charity, is scheduled to go forward as planned Thursday evening at Nationals Park in Washington . They sa...


United States stock indexes hold steady as oil's slide halts

About 7.16 billion shares changed hands on USA exchanges compared with a 6.92 billion average for the last 20 sessions. The move follows Friday's Politico r...


Analyst Observation On 2 Stocks: CenturyLink, Inc. (CTL), Lightbridge Corporation (LTBR)

Kames Public Ltd Co holds 0% of its portfolio in Centurylink Inc (NYSE: CTL ) for 41,039 shares. FMR LLC now owns 3,724,085 shares of the technology company's s...


Fed policymakers in tug-of-war on inflation, instability

An official at a Japanese bank said that if other Fed policymakers also present bullish views on the USA inflation outlook, the dollar could rise above ¥112.20....


Donald Trump's proposed state visit to United Kingdom in doubt

Queen Elizabeth II's choice of headgear for a speech setting out how the government will implement Brexit raised more than a few eyebrows on Wednesday, ca...


US House passes bill gutting crisis-era banking regulations

House Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-Texas), who introduced the FCA, said that the legislation is created to help community banks ...


Transocean Ltd. (RIG) Upgraded to "Sell" by BidaskClub

The rating was upgraded by Avondale to "Market Outperform" on Thursday, February 18. Credit Suisse Ag reported 69,479 shares stake. The firm has "Sector Perform...


In Brussels, weakened May to outline guarantees for EU expats in Britain

Among the sticking points, which need to be settled is the amount of money the United Kingdom should contribute to the European Union budget until 2020. But...


Anger at video of police shooting of black driver Philando Castile

In the video , the now-former St. Anthony, Minn. police officer fires seven shots at Castile during a traffic stop. After pulling Castile's auto over, Yan...


Celebrating The Dignity of Work: President Trump Signs Executive Order Promoting Apprenticeships

The new apprenticeships, which will include training in occupations like financial services and health care, as well as more traditional fields like manufacturi...


Dollar hits three-week high on Fed rate hike bets

Hong Kong's Hang Seng (.HSI) gained 0.85 percent. The tech sector, up 1.4 percent, pushed equity indexes on Wall Street higher, with the Dow and S&P 500 hit...


General Electric CEO Immelt to step down

Brennan added, "With the GE Capital pivot behind us and the company's transition to Boston complete, this is the ideal time for change". Immelt (pictured abov...


BidaskClub Lowers Laredo Petroleum, Inc. (LPI) to Strong Sell

It now has negative earnings. It operates through two segments: Exploration and production of oil and natural gas properties, and Midstream and marketing. About...


Liberum Capital Boosts Electrocomponents plc (ECM) Price Target to GBX 660

Ruby Tuesday now has $144.16M valuation. FirstGroup plc ( LON FGP ) traded up 0.43% during trading on Thursday, reaching GBX 140.20. About shares traded. Peel...


Current, former US officials detail Russian cyberattacks

In a separate House Intelligence Committee meeting Wednesday, former Department of Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson testified that Russia's meddl...


Were Analysts Bearish Synergy Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:SGYP) This Week?

Netgear Inc now has $1.44 billion valuation. The stock rose 0.95% or $0.23 reaching $24.39. ( SGYP ) has the trading volume of 4.82 Million shares with the aver...


Amazon deal seen as disruptor of grocery business

The Amazon and Whole Foods news even had an impact overseas. "It is a tsunami that will shake up and change grocery retailing". The announcement of the pr...


Howden Joinery Group PLC (HWDN.L) Moving -1.72% in Session

Belgium's KBC was the worst-performing on the banking index, down 4 per cent as its investor day got off to a disappointing start. About 1.41M shares traded o...


BoE's Haldane to vote for rate rise in H2

In a striking intervention in the debate within the rate-setting monetary policy committee (MPC) delivered in a speech in Bradford, he said: "A partial with...


Democrats seethe after Georgia loss: "Our brand is worse than Trump's"

Trump's Republicans have now won all four special congressional elections held since his inauguration in January, leaving demoralized Democrats to pick ...


Provident Financial Services, Inc. (NYSE:PFS) Continuing to Trade Below Moving Averages

Pnc Fincl Serv Grp stated it has 1.15 million shares. (NYSE:UFI) has risen 13.24% since June 21, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 53.46% the S&P...


Whole Foods Physical Stores Are Vital to Amazon's Grocery Success

The online retail giant's surprise acquisition of Whole Foods comes at a time when Amazon has been inserting itself into the grocery market, and Whole Foods had...


NZ dollar jumps as RBNZ protests too little, Aussie soggy

Rates would stay accommodative for a considerable period, while "numerous uncertainties" remained and policy may have to adjust accordingly, Wheeler said, stick...


Brookfield Asset Management Inc. Cuts Stake in Boardwalk Pipeline Partners LP (BWP)

The rating was maintained by Bank of America with "Buy" on Tuesday, September 1. The firm earned "Outperform" rating on Monday, February 6 by Raymond James. "Cu...


Saudi Arabia says it disrupts attack on offshore oil field

The Saudi Arabian Navy has captured three members of the Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps after seizing an Iranian boat last week. The detainees are being ...