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Fed official: Bond holdings would be reduced gradually

Fed official: Bond holdings would be reduced gradually

Provided that the economy continued to perform about as expected, "most participants anticipated that gradual increases in the federal funds rate would continue and judged that a change to the Committ...

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What Trump Orders Mean For China, $500 Billion In Trade

What Trump Orders Mean For China, $500 Billion In Trade

White House Trade Council President Peter Navarro broke slightly from Trump, saying deficits are not always bad for the economy and that bad behavior is not always the cause. Officials will consider t...

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Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. Posted losses of -6.59% in the Last Trade

Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. Posted losses of -6.59% in the Last Trade

In an analyst note revealed to clients and investors on today, HSBC restate their Hold rating on Rotork (LON:ROR)'s stock. Four research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, thirteen have...

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Trump administration announces steps to combat H1B visa abuse, issues new guidelines

Trump administration announces steps to combat H1B visa abuse, issues new guidelines

USCIS has started accepting H-1 B visas and has sent shocked waves across the companies and immigration attorneys, as their application was based on the 2000 guidelines on what constitutes a specialt...

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Two EX-Barclays Traders Walk Free After Cleared in Libor Fraud Trial

Two EX-Barclays Traders Walk Free After Cleared in Libor Fraud Trial

Mr. Reich said in a statement that he had acted in accordance with the rules at the time. I am relieved and delighted to have been acquitted . The acquittal of the Barclays pair is a setback for th...

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McConnell gets votes to bust Gorsuch filibuster

On Tuesday evening McConnell officially filed a " cloture " motion, the procedural step created to end debate on a nomination and bring it to a final vote. Currently, nominees first have to jump a hig...

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Trump may broach secondary sanctions in talks with Xi

President Donald Trump and his Chinese counterpart. George H.W. Bush had his seaside estate in Kennebunkport, Maine, and George W. Bush frequently played host to foreign leaders at his ranch in Cra...

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Calm urged in South Africa protests against president

The Speaker of the National Assembly‚ Baleka Mbete‚ has scheduled a debate on the Motion of No Confidence in President Jacob Zuma on 18 April. "It won't work that way". "I think it's no longer an inte...

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Senators worry about coming blowup over Gorsuch

Short of the 60 votes in the 100-seat Senate to press ahead, Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., is likely to change parliamentary rules for Supreme Court nominees, lowering the threshold to a sim...

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Taiwan: US relations won't be harmed by Trump-Xi meeting

Many weapons experts say the North could have a functioning nuclear-tipped missile capable of reaching the continental USA within a few years. "Any launch of objects using ballistic missile techno...

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SpaceX Successfully Relaunches, Relands an Orbital Rocket

By reusing rockets, the aerospace company aims to eventually cut costs by about 30%, reported Reuters . The two-stage rocket is scheduled to blast off at 6:37 p.m. Rockets cost tens of millions of ...

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Brewer Constellation forecasts strong FY18, shares hit record high

Brewer Constellation forecasts strong FY18, shares hit record high

Earnings, adjusted for gains related to mergers and acquisitions, were $1.48 per share. (NYSE:STZ) by 2.6% during the first quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The company's 50-day moving average is $1...

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Payless ShoeSource to close 400 locations; Watertown stores safe

Payless ShoeSource to close 400 locations; Watertown stores safe

Payless is just the latest on the the list of big box retailers planning closures, with Staples and JC Penny also in the process due to competition from websites like Amazon. Large department store ch...

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Clare's Population Increases In Most Recent Census

Clare's Population Increases In Most Recent Census

There were significant changes in the responses to questions about religion, with 78 per cent of the population, or 3.7 million people, declaring themselves as Roman Catholic, a fall of 132,220 from 2...

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What Are Analysts Report About CarMax Inc. (KMX)

What Are Analysts Report About CarMax Inc. (KMX)

The stock's recent movement has come on a historical volatility score of 17.98%, which represents the standard deviation of returns of a theoretical long position from a mean price during that period....

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Boeing and JetBlue invest in Zunum Aero's new electric-powered aircraft

Boeing and JetBlue are joining a rush by aviation and aerospace companies to scout investments in early-stage ventures and keep tabs on technology with the potential to transform transportation. The t...

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To Buy Or Sell Paratek Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (PRTK) On Latest Analyst Consensus

To Buy Or Sell Paratek Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (PRTK) On Latest Analyst Consensus

Paratek Pharmaceuticals, Inc . (NASDAQ:PRTK)'s market cap, the total dollar value of all of their outstanding shares, is 602.78m. 04/04/2017 - Paratek Pharmaceuticals, Inc . The third largest holde...

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McConnell Sets Up Procedural Vote on Trump's Supreme Court Pick Gorsuch

McConnell Sets Up Procedural Vote on Trump's Supreme Court Pick Gorsuch

The same Republican leadership, including Senator Mitch McConnell who refused for over a year to hold a hearing for President Obama's Supreme Court nominee Merrick Garland, now wants to change the ru...

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Bannon Removed From National Security Council

The time for tinkering with NSC structure and process was during the transition when the Trump team was instead consumed with palace intrigue and other matters. In recent days, several other sen...

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Oil prices firm as Libyan output rebounds

Oil in the US rose above $50/bbl last week after some OPEC members voiced support for an extension to a six-month deal to cut production past June. But global inventories remain stubbornly high and ...

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Barrick Gold Corp's (ABX) Buy Rating Reiterated at BMO Capital Markets

Barrick Gold Corp's (ABX) Buy Rating Reiterated at BMO Capital Markets

In order to reach an opinion and communicate the value and volatility of a covered security, analysts research public financial statements, listen in on conference calls and talk to managers and the c...

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Reserve Bank Of Australia Chief Blasts Banks For Relaxed Lending Rules

Reserve Bank Of Australia Chief Blasts Banks For Relaxed Lending Rules

Instead, Lowe said more action was needed to increase housing supply. ANZ says that weak wage growth, along with falling household incomes, contributed to index falling to its lowest level since Octob...

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Analyzing Analyst Recommendations: Las Vegas Sands Corp. (LVS), Laredo Petroleum, Inc. (LPI)

Large investors have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. (NYSE: LVS ). Amer Century Cos stated it has 0.13% of its portfolio in Las Vegas Sands Corp . compared to the sales or tota...

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They did it! SpaceX launches and lands re-used rocket

After lifting off from Kennedy Space Center in Florida and carrying an SES-10 communications satellite into space, the rocket booster separated and barreled toward Earth, slowing down and sticking a l...

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Waterbury Payless to close

Waterbury Payless to close

Payless is hardly the only retailer trying to keep up with changing shopping habits", Katersky says. The reorganization will involve closing almost 400 stores. Penney Company Inc. have been implemen...

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Plug Power announces Amazon agreement for multi-site GenKey deployments

Plug Power announces Amazon agreement for multi-site GenKey deployments

Notably, the announcement of the deal boosted shares of other companies in the same space. So, most importantly, where are shares headed from here? Share performance for the month is now at 23.81%. ...

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After health care failure, Plan B suddenly more appealing for GOP

After health care failure, Plan B suddenly more appealing for GOP

Those problems stem from the underlying premise of Obamacare itself. I think it signals that some of the concerns that folks had immediately after the election with the President of the same party of ...

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Sell-Side Analyst's Predictions: PayPal Holdings, Inc. (PYPL), Mylan N.V. (MYL)

Sell-Side Analyst's Predictions: PayPal Holdings, Inc. (PYPL), Mylan N.V. (MYL)

They now have a Dollars 49 price target on the stock. In recent action, PayPal Holdings, Inc. 05/27/2016 - PayPal Holdings, Inc. had its "hold" rating reiterated by analysts at Needham & Company...

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Draghi: Policy stance still appropriate

Draghi: Policy stance still appropriate

Stop the guesswork - there's no longer need to speculate about where European Central Bank interest rates are going, after President Mario Draghi revealed his checklist for future policy moves. The si...

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Active Volume Stock: Whiting Petroleum Corp. (WLL)

Active Volume Stock: Whiting Petroleum Corp. (WLL)

Credit Suisse Group AG's target price would indicate a potential upside of 60.60% from the company's current price. The stock was trading on below-average volume. The analysts offering Earnings Estima...

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Cable giant Comcast offering cellular plans on Verizon network

Cable giant Comcast offering cellular plans on Verizon network

Xfinity Mobile benefits customers by bundling wireless service with Comcast's other Xfinity experiences. Comcast is waiving typical "access fees" of $20 per line that most carriers charge for en...

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Bed Bath & Beyond Strong Earnings Beat Held Back by Weak Guidance

Bed Bath & Beyond Strong Earnings Beat Held Back by Weak Guidance

At the moment 28 analysts are watching Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. Just a couple days after fellow chipmaker Nvidia Corporation ( NASDAQ :NVDA) took a precipitous fall, AMD stock is off to its own rock...

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Japanese retailer Seven & i to buy Sunoco assets for $3.3 billion

Japanese retailer Seven & i to buy Sunoco assets for $3.3 billion

As part of the deal, Sunoco LP will have a 15-year take-or-pay fuel supply agreement with a 7-Eleven subsidiary, under which Sunoco will supply approximately 2.2 billion gallons of fuel a year. A man ...

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Advertisers quit Fox show over sex claims

After longtime television executive Roger Ailes lost his job previous year over sexual harassment allegations from employees, 21st Century Fox claimed that such behavior would never be tolerated agai...

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Jefferies & Co Issues Price Target With 40.17% Upside On Marathon Oil MRO

Jefferies & Co Issues Price Target With 40.17% Upside On Marathon Oil MRO

Capstone Asset Management Co. boosted its stake in Marathon Oil by 2.8% in the third quarter. Looking at the stock's movement on the chart, Marathon Oil Corporation recorded a 52-week high of $19.22. ...

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