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No Fed rate hike; but officials see more ahead

No Fed rate hike; but officials see more ahead

Adjustments from previous statements indicated that Fed officials judged at this week's two-day meeting that "economic activity slowed" while " household spending rose only modestly ". If the number...

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More rain hits Missouri after deadly weekend flooding

More rain hits Missouri after deadly weekend flooding

Kristen Wingerter Martinez said residents are confined to the city after roads shut down, and some started filling sandbags as early as 7:30 a.m. Tuesday to prepare for more heavy rain. Heavy rain las...

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Colorado Lawmakers React To New Health Care Bill

Colorado Lawmakers React To New Health Care Bill

The Republicans seemed unworried, many of them busing to the White House for a victory appearance with the president. "We should not have voted without a ( Congressional Budget Office ) score". The ...

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Google parent company Alphabet beats Q1 expectations

Google parent company Alphabet beats Q1 expectations

Friday is shaping up to be a nice day for Alphabet Inc. Analysts are expecting a bigger impact in the current quarter, although most don't see the YouTube/ Google controversy as being very serious bec...

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Fed holds interest rates steady, downplays first quarter economic weakness

Fed holds interest rates steady, downplays first quarter economic weakness

After a two-day meeting, the Federal Open Market Committee has opted to keep the federal funds interest rate as-is-a surprise to many , given the widely held assumption that not one, but two more r...

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USA oil stocks fall slightly, gasoline inventories up

USA oil stocks fall slightly, gasoline inventories up

Recent U.S. gasoline demand, a closely-watched metric, is down by almost one-quarter of a million barrels per day from past year. The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries, Russia and ot...

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Google's Alphabet Profits From Advertising Sales Surge As Cloud & Hardware Grow

Google's Alphabet Profits From Advertising Sales Surge As Cloud & Hardware Grow

Taking out commissions of $4.008 billion paid to Google Network Members, Alphabet posted revenues of $20.12 billion, beating our consensus estimate of $19.650 billion. (GOOG) on Thursday reported fi...

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Trump signs executive orders on financial regulations

Trump said during the news conference Friday that he expects the White House will release his plan for tax reform on Wednesday. Trump did not get into details, but he did say the cuts in his plan...

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Energy firms dive in Asia after oil collapse

Energy firms dive in Asia after oil collapse

Futures fell more than 2 per cent on both sides of the Atlantic. The break below $50 a barrel will likely prove temporary given that OPEC is widely expected to extend its supply deal at its meeting ...

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M&S names Archie Norman as new chairman

M&S names Archie Norman as new chairman

Norman is a high profile figure in the world of retail and is known as a turnaround expert; he is credited with having transformed businesses such as Asda and Kingfisher . Vindi Banga, M&S senior ind...

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Exide Industries Q4 profit falls 5.95% at Rs164.78 crore

Total income from operations during the quarter was Rs 2,245.43 crore, an 11.36 per cent growth and ahead of market estimates signalling improving demand. For the entire fiscal 2016-17, its net profit...

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How does the victim feel: Questions for Sexual Assault Response Services

How does the victim feel: Questions for Sexual Assault Response Services

His body was found in Auburn on April 6. Autopsy results performed by the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner declared that Johnston died from hypothermia and self-inflicted wounds, ruling the death ...

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US Economic Growth Slows More Than Expected In Q1

Year-over-year, United Kingdom economic growth expanded 2.1% in the first quarter, also below the forecast for an expansion of 2.2%. "There are a lot of tailwinds behind consumers going into the spr...

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Justice Department opens criminal probe into Uber

Justice Department opens criminal probe into Uber

Uber used software called "Greyball" to avoid government officials clamping down on its drivers in areas where the service had not been approved for legal use such as Portland, Ore. It is not clear wh...

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Elon Poll: Trump keeping promises, even those NC voters dislike

In the survey, 49 percent of the people polled said Trump is doing a worse job as president than President Obama, and 39 percent say Trump is outperforming his predecessor. Some bipartisan agreement s...

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DOJ cites 'insufficient evidence' in Alton Sterling police shooting

Lawyers for the family said USA officials told them one video recorded Salamoni threatening to kill Sterling at the start of the confrontation, less than 90 seconds before firing the fatal shots. "I...

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Microsoft to 'show the world' on May 23

Microsoft has only just shown off its and already it's holding another Surface event on 23 May where the Surface Pro 5 is expected to appear. Next week, the company will hold its annual Build 2017 dev...

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Apple makes $1B commitment toward more US manufacturing jobs

Apple makes $1B commitment toward more US manufacturing jobs

Cooktold CNBC's " Mad Money " host Jim Cramer. As advanced manufacturing jobs are in high demand in the USA, the sector was already high on Apple's list of priorities, and Cook hopes the investm...

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Oil price under pressure amid over-supply worries

Oil price under pressure amid over-supply worries

Total volume traded was about 43% above the 100-day average. Oil prices plunged another 4 percent on Thursday, dragging energy stocks like ExxonMobil even further into the red this year. Prices are ...

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Energy shares lead Asian stock losses as oil falls under $45

Energy shares lead Asian stock losses as oil falls under $45

Brent crude futures, the worldwide benchmark for oil prices, were at US$47.05 per barrel at 0335 GMT, down US$1.33 or 2.8 per cent from their last close. Russia, contributing the largest production cu...

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Tesla 1Q loss widens on higher spending ahead of Model 3

Given that Tesla had more than 370,000 reservations for the Model 3 (as of a year ago, anyway), it could take he company most of 2018 just to deliver pre-orders. Tesla also said it was also working...

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Oil stockpiles slip to five-year average if OPEC extends cuts: BP

West Texas Intermediate, the benchmark US crude, fell more than 4 percent, dipping below $46 a barrel for the first time since November 30. Futures closed 2.4 percent lower in NY. Additionally, NOC ...

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Oil down on lower than expected drop in US inventories

Oil down on lower than expected drop in US inventories

Oil prices pared losses briefly in aftermarket trading after data from the American Petroleum Institute showed that USA crude stocks fell 4.2 million barrels last week , with Cushing, Oklahoma, inv...

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Concerns of Freeze Damage to Central Kansas Wheat

Concerns of Freeze Damage to Central Kansas Wheat

A 13 percent price move signals something about the market. May wheat futures closed 0.3% higher at $4.43 a bushel in Wednesday's session at the Chicago Board of Trade. Ending stocks are higher fo...

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Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) Reviewed By Analysts

Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) Reviewed By Analysts

The analyst recommendations from a month ago are 0 Buy, 6 Strong Buy, 0 Sell, 1 Hold and 13. Therefore 41% are positive . Stamps.com had 13 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to SRatingsI...

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Unusual Volume Spikes For: New York Community Bancorp Inc. (NYCB)

Unusual Volume Spikes For: New York Community Bancorp Inc. (NYCB)

Oppenheimer has 0.02% invested in New York Community Bancorp, Inc . On Wednesday, December 21 the stock rating was downgraded by Raymond James to "Mkt Perform". and global copyright legislation. The ...

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Growth Analysis of Enbridge Energy, L.P. (NYSE:EEP)

Enbridge Energy Partners now has $6.69 billion valuation. About 335,237 shares traded. Inc.'s holdings in Holly Energy Partners, L.P. were worth $564,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Its up ...

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Dustin Johnson shows not rust in return from injury

Dustin Johnson shows not rust in return from injury

I wanted to be there playing, I was playing the best golf of my career leading into the Masters so I didn't want to watch it on TV, but things happen and I'm back out here playing now. There's also th...

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How Tesla Tries to Nudge Model S Sales from a Conference Call

Morgan Securities analyst Ryan Brinkman said. Building an entirely new platform takes time, sometimes it may take years. By announcing that Model Y will have an entirely new platform, Tesla has si...

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Puerto Rico turns to courts for debt protection

Ricardo Rosselló said Wednesday morning that the start of a Title III bankruptcy process for Puerto Rico was imminent. 'It mirrors conventional bankruptcy processes that are ordered and arbitrated th...

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HSBC 1Q pretax adjusted profit rises 12 percent to $5.9B

HSBC 1Q pretax adjusted profit rises 12 percent to $5.9B

HSBC Holdings Plc posted a surprise increase in first-quarter profit after chief executive officer Stuart Gulliver stemmed the revenue decline that's dogged his six-year tenure. Analysts have also bee...

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Capital One Financial Corp. (COF) Shares Bought by BTC Capital Management Inc

Capital One Financial Corp. (COF) Shares Bought by BTC Capital Management Inc

Capital One Financial Corp. (NYSE:COF) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, April 25th. Equities analysts forecast that E*TRADE Financial Corp will post $1.95 earnings per share for the...

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Frontier Communications Corporation (FTR) added to 79 new portfolios

Frontier Communications Corporation (FTR) added to 79 new portfolios

Frontier Communications Corp (NASDAQ:FTR) has declined 57.27% since September 23, 2016 and is downtrending. Investors and Traders continue to monitor technical levels of shares of Frontier Communica...

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Strong Taco Bell sales, low taxes drive Yum profit beat

Strong Taco Bell sales, low taxes drive Yum profit beat

Paired with Taco Bell's beloved Nacho Cheese sauce, the marriage of flavors takes a left turn from how fans have traditionally eaten both chicken and chips, making the Naked Chicken Chips the hott...

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Over two dozen villages under siege in Kashmir Valley's Shopian district

Over two dozen villages under siege in Kashmir Valley's Shopian district

Reacting to the combing operation, Army Chief General Bipin Rawat said that the combing operation in Kashmir was to make sure that situation is brought under control in valley post recent incidents. D...

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