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US Fed hikes rates: Aus shares to slip from highs

The US Federal Reserve announced it was raising short-term interest rates by a quarter percentage point on Wednesday as the central bank continued to unwi...


Why Dow Chemical's Dividend Yield Is in a Declining Trend

One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have given a hold rating, eight have issued a buy rating and one has given a strong b...


Kane reflects on 'special' goal after England rescue job

However, Kane - wearing the captain's armband on the night - hit back in stoppage time to rescue a draw for the visitors and keep them two points clear at t...


Eaton Vance Tax-Managed Diversi (ETY) Hits a 52-Week High

Ledyard National Bank decreased Mckesson Corporation (MCK) stake by 13.15% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. The firm owned 11,200 shares of the asset manager's st...


Brokerages Set Whiting Petroleum Corporation (WLL) Target Price at $12.94

Nationwide Fund invested in 38,800 shares or 0% of the stock. Moors & Cabot Inc. now owns 11,650 shares of the oil and gas exploration company's stock worth $10...


Qatar Downplays Effects of Diplomatic Crisis

It added 10 new destinations past year. The diplomatic crisis , the worst since the 1990 invasion of Kuwait by Iraq and the subsequent Gulf War, has seen Ara...


Virginia shooting: Republican House Whip Steve Scalise 'critical'

Scalise , ranked third in the House leadership as Majority Whip, is a conservative but a seemingly popular member with those in both parties , and his politi...


Is Science Applications International Corp (SAIC) a Sell? The Stock Declines Again

About 280,334 shares traded. Bank of America Corp (NYSE:BAC) has risen 58.64% since June 13, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 32.71% the S&P500. T...


Britain's inflation rises to 2.9 pct in May

United Kingdom inflation surged to the fastest pace in almost five years last month, according to data published Tuesday, as the pound's post-Brexit vote co...


Michigan health chief charged in Flint water probe

Schuette believes Lyon's silence makes him culpable in the death of area resident Robert Skidmore, and the attorney general has charged the health director wi...


Muslims observing Ramazan saved lives in London tower blaze

The company said its refurbishment of the building met all required building control, fire regulation and health & safety standards. "It is our conviction tha...


Saudi carrier seeks to poach Qatar Airways crews

Qatar denied allegations over its support to terrorism and extremism adding that the diplomatic rift was based on "baseless fabricated claims". Senegal has ...


Banks gives Highlanders thrilling win over Lions

But in this dramatic one-point game the Lions went down to two late Marty Banks penalties as the Highlanders hammered them up front. Instead, they gave ...


Yields tumble on weak inflation; Fed's tone tempers move late

For agency debt and mortgage-backed securities, the cap will be $4 billion per month initially, increasing by $4 billion at quarterly intervals over a year unti...


Easyjet flight to London makes unplanned landing after conversation with 'terrorist content'

An easyJet flight headed to London made an emergency landing in Germany after three men allegedly had a "terrorism-related" conversation, police said. "Accord...


Alexander Mining plc (AXM) Earns "Corporate" Rating from Northland Securities

Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Mgmt Ltd holds 5,995 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. 1,832,392 shares of the company's stock traded hands. Stephens Investment Managem...


How Analysts Rated Eland Oil & Gas PLC (LON:ELA) Last Week?

Beacon Financial Group boosted its stake in shares of BP p.l.c.by 2.5% in the first quarter. Oxford Asset Management decreased Esperion Therapeutics Inc Ne (N...


Fed Raises Key Interest Rate For 4th Time Since 2015

Despite the increase - the fourth since December 2015 - interest rates remain near historic lows, but the move will mean higher borrowing costs for consumers....


Fed announces rate hike decision

Treasury yields, which move opposite prices, had fallen sharply Wednesday after core consumer price index inflation came in weaker than forecast for a third m...


At least 12 dead in Grenfell Tower inferno

In a statement, Commander Stuart Cundy of the Metropolitan Police said, "I can confirm there have been a number of fatalities and others receiving medical care"...


RSA Insurance Group Plc (RSNAY) Valuation According To Analysts

It has a 94.87 P/E ratio. Investors sentiment decreased to 1.18 in Q4 2016. Investors wait BP plc (ADR) (NYSE:BP) to report on July, 25. its quarterly earni...


At hearing, attorney general denies improper Russia contacts

Sessions corroborated that Comey came to him the next day and asked not to be alone with the president. Sessions' testimony came days after fired FBI Di...


Noticeable Buzzers: Petroleo Brasileiro SA - Petrobras (PBR-A) ,Murphy Oil Corporation (MUR)

Finally, Princeton Alpha Management LP bought a new stake in shares of Petroleo Brasileiro S.A. - Petrobras during the first quarter valued at about $115,00...


'No Idea' How Many Still Missing In Massive London Fire, Say Authorities

He added: 'That's when I noticed the fire from outside when I looked out the window. Police earlier said they had been evacuating people from the building, ...


Golfers get in final practice shots at US Open at Erin Hills

I've played eight or nine rounds of golf [in the past 10 days]. Dustin Johnson hits from some tall fescue on the 12th hole during a practice round for the...