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Oil prices increase amidst production cut, tensions in Middle East

Shortly after 1 p.m. ET, the July contract for West Texas Intermediate crude, the North American benchmark, was down $2.31 to $45.88 U.S. a barrel. American...


London tower fire: What do we know so far?

Flumes of black and grey smoke were billowing high into the air over London hours after the blaze was sparked. She said there were "a number " of fatalitie...


Fed raises rates and outlines balance sheet reduction plan

Kashkari said three weeks ago the country is getting closer to maximum employment but that he would have more confidence lifting rates if inflation was clos...


Dustin Johnson remains relaxed despite disruption ahead of US Open title defence

He flew to Wisconsin on Tuesday and got in 18 holes. The fact is, numerous lies in the fescue were nearly unplayable anyway, which along with wind is the course...


How Many Barrick Gold Corp (TSE:ABX)'s Analysts Are Bullish?

About 1.51M shares traded. Barrick Gold Corp (USA) (NYSE: ABX ) has declined 8.26% since June 14, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 16.70% th...


Target Corp Com (TGT) Shareholder Cullen Frost Bankers INC Lowered Its Holding

Bank of New York Mellon Corp now owns 9,555,703 shares of the retailer's stock valued at $527,380,000 after buying an additional 996,689 shares during the last ...


US retail sales slide 0.3 percent, biggest drop in 16 months

Core retail sales are related most closely to the consumer spending component of GDP, and were reported to increase 0.2% in April. April sales benefited from a ...


Brokerages Set Noble Corporation (NE) PT at $7.10

NE has a 1-year high price of $ 9.68 and 1-year low price of $3.68. About 302,739 shares traded. Five investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell ratin...


Senate panel meets with special counsel in Russia probe

Mueller is interviewing as early as this week three top intelligence officials as part of the probe, the Post reported , citing "five people briefed on the req...


Morgan Stanley Reaffirms Buy Rating for AstraZeneca plc (AZN)

Shareholders of record on Thursday, June 1st will be given a dividend of GBX 0.90 ($0.01) per share. The Wisconsin-based Jacobus Wealth Management Inc. Jefferie...


Investors Real Estate Trust (NYSE:IRET) Receives An Update From Brokers

Over the past twelve months, Washington Real Estate Investment Trust (NYSE:WRE)'s stock was 0.46%. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating and six ha...


Has $8.31 Million Stake in Corporate Office Properties Trust (OFC)

Advantus Capital Management Inc boosted its position in shares of Corporate Office Properties Trust (NYSE: OFC ) by 13.2% during the first quarter, according to...


Uber boss takes leave of absence: "I need to work on myself"

Attorney General Eric Holder in the wake of a damning blog post by former Uber coder Susan Fowler , published in February, about the sexually aggressive en...


Yamana Gold Inc. (AUY) Given "Buy" Rating at Royal Bank Of Canada

Vetr cut shares of Yamana Gold from a "strong-buy" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $3.33 price objective on the stock .in a research report on Wednesday, A...


Inflation jumped more than expected in May as Brexit continues to bite

The impact of the fall in the pound since last year's Brexit vote made itself felt as consumer prices increased by 2.9 per cent compared with a year earlier a...


EP Energy Corporation (NYSE:EPE) Profitability in Focus

Following the completion of the transaction, the director now directly owns 21,872 shares in the company, valued at $436,127.68. The acquisition was disclosed i...


China May output, retail sales steady but investment cools

However, the growth was faster than hopes for 6.3 percent according a Reuters poll, and the 6-percent increase in May past year. BEIJING , June 14 China's ...


Uber chief Travis Kalanick to take leave of absence

Nodding to Uber's reputation of a hard-partying culture, the memo recommended putting in "clear guidelines" on alcohol use. The ride-hailing company is in t...


Huge fire engulfs tower block in west London

The Metropolitan Police said a 43-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of sending malicious communications and obstructing a coroner. The resident, who sa...


Non-Standard Finance PLC's (NSF) Buy Rating Reiterated at Shore Capital

BT Group plc has a 52-week low of $19.14 and a 52-week high of $32.85. Peel Hunt reaffirmed a hold rating and issued a GBX 1,345 ($17.38) price target on shares...


Georgia inmates remain on run after 2 prison guards killed

Protocol is to have two armed corrections officers on the bus, but the officers don't wear bullet-proof vests during transfers, Corrections Commissioner Greg Do...


Clippers nearing agreement with city of Inglewood for new arena

The $2.6-billion football stadium will open for both the Rams and Chargers in time for the 2020 season. The agreement between the Clippers-controlled company ...


Is Now The Right Time To Bet On Centene Corporation (CNC)?

The stock rose 0.29% or $0.02 reaching $7.79. Closely-held shares are those owned by insiders, major shareholders and employees, while restricted stock refers t...


Unemployment rate falls to 5.5 per cent

The data should offer welcome reassurance for the Reserve Bank of Australia ( RBA ) which held rates at 1.50 per cent for a tenth straight month in June as it...


Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC) Ducks Under The Trend Line

On Monday, May 16 the stock rating was downgraded by Howard Weil to "Sector Outperform". The company was maintained on Wednesday, September 14 by Macquarie Rese...