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CHOICE Act Targets Fiduciary Rule, Dodd-Frank Rollback

Hensarling's bill was advanced after three days of debate within his committee. A repeal of the Department of Labor's fiduciary rule is now more likely as the House Financial Services Committee...

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Horizon Pharma, Inc. (NASDAQ:HZNP) Analyst Recommendation

The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this link . The Germany-based Deutsche Bancshares Ag has invested 0% in Horizon Pha...

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Sinclair close to buying rival TV operator Tribune

Sinclair close to buying rival TV operator Tribune

By buying Tribune, Sinclair intends to "create a leading nationwide platform that includes our country's largest markets", according to CEO Chris Ripley in a statement . Sinclair, based in the Balt...

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Australian Labor party slammed for 'racist' ad

Australian Labor party slammed for 'racist' ad

It's strap line was "Employ Australians first", however, all the people in the ad are white. Honestly, what are Labor thinking? Labor was quick to remove the ad from their website and social media c...

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Fed's Mester Warns Against Falling Behind With Rate-Hike Pace

Fed's Mester Warns Against Falling Behind With Rate-Hike Pace

Fed officials left interest rates unchanged following their meeting this week, indicating that a disappointing first quarter wouldn't stop them from raising rates twice more in 2017 following a hike i...

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SignalPoint Asset Management LLC Has $1451000 Stake in Tyson Foods, Inc

On 2/28/2017 Noel W. White, COO, sold 116,678 with an average share price of $62.44 per share and the total transaction amounting to $7,285,374.32. 5 year sales growth rate is an important factor fo...

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CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE:CTL) Analyst Coverage

CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE:CTL) Analyst Coverage

A trend analysis is a method of analysis that allows traders to predict what will happen with a stock in the future. This is an increase of approximately 686% compared to the typical daily volume of 1...

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Azerbaijan fully complies with OPEC deal

Prices also fell as risks to crude production in Libya, which is not part of the OPEC deal, eased following news that two factions made progress toward a resolution of the nation's political crisi...

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Fluor upgraded to Buy from Hold at Canaccord after Q1 earnings swoon

Canaccord says it is not certain the shares have hit bottom, but feels strongly that the risk/reward proposition following an 8% YTD decline is highly attractive, and that mid-cycle EPS power is argua...

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Comcast, Charter announce wireless partnership

Comcast, Charter announce wireless partnership

The cable and internet providers said the agreement will save money and help them compete with national wireless providers. In addition, the two companies hit an agreement to only work together to a...

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Emmanuel Macron prepares groundwork for transition to power

Chris Beauchamp, chief market analyst at IG, said that, "With markets having rallied throughout last week in expectation of a Macron win, there was little upside left for equities and the euro". "I lo...

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Nicki Minaj pays college costs for Twitter fans

By the end of the giveaway session, she reportedly pledged over $25,000 (£19,300) in funds to her various fans. It began when one of her Twitter followers asked the multi-award winning songstress ...

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Pence: Trump considering moving United States embassy to Jerusalem

Netanyahu's announcement, according to Haaretz newspaper, came during a cabinet meeting following UNESCO passing the resolution, and reportedly had "softer language" regarding 'Jewish connections to...

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Federal Reserve meets as economic picture darkens

Traders reacted by increasing the probability of a rate rise next month. In its statement, it mentioned that the decline in growth during the first quarter is likely to be transitory and economic ac...

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Tossing ex-NFL star's murder conviction seen as reward

Tossing ex-NFL star's murder conviction seen as reward

As we previously reported, the owner of the vehicle says he leased the 2006 Toyota 4Runner to Hernandez at the beginning of Aaron's National Football League career in exchange for autographs and appea...

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Congress members warn airlines to improve service or face new laws

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee will test how the Republican-led Congress addresses company misconduct at a time of sweeping deregulation in Washington. Munoz initially blamed Dao, b...

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British Gas loses customers in price cap row

British Gas loses customers in price cap row

Centrica has also announced plans to 1,500 jobs this year from their 36,500 person workforce in a major restructuring programme. "However our focus on competitive pricing, cost efficiency, improved ...

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Newell Brands (NWL) Stock Up on Q1 Earnings & Sales Beat

Newell Brands (NWL) Stock Up on Q1 Earnings & Sales Beat

Newell Brands earned a coverage optimism score of 0.06 on Alpha One's scale. CEO Michael Polk delivered, he said, explaining that this stock has struggled because Newell had run into problems with ...

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European Commission trying to bully UK: Minister

The prime minister has styled herself as offering the most stable leadership to take Britain through two years of tough Brexit negotiations, and she took aim at Brussels on the eve of the local elec...

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Wells Fargo raises payout over sham accounts to $142 million

Wells Fargo raises payout over sham accounts to $142 million

But in practice, directors who win with less than 80 percent support should consider exiting the board, said Charles Elson, a University of DE expert on corporate governance."If they're below 80 (pe...

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Republican healthcare bill 'a huge tax cut for guys like me': Buffett

Yet in a sign that the 86-year-old stock-picker is thinking of his company's future without him, Buffett suggested at the Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting Saturday that he is now considering the poss...

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United States economic growth slows to weakest rate in 3 years

United States economic growth slows to weakest rate in 3 years

Despite the anemic first-quarter performance, the US economy's prospects for the rest of the year appear solid. Additionally, job gains remain solid, gas prices are low and wage growth has been pick...

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Antonio Conte: Chelsea boss thinks English clubs are hindered in Europe

Antonio Conte: Chelsea boss thinks English clubs are hindered in Europe

The Blues have been in indomitable form this season and can pick up a total of 93 points should they win their remaining games, a figure surpassed only by the Blues themselves in their title winning c...

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Serious reservations about OBOR: Arun Jaitley

Frosty relations were on full display here when India's Finance Minister Arun Jaitley was on dais with Federal Minister for Finance and Economic Affairs Senator Muhammad Ishaq Dar, often sharing cold ...

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House committee approves bill to overhaul Dodd-Frank

Improvements to the Dodd-Frank Act's enhanced prudential standards, favoring a regulatory system tailored to reflect the unique business operations, risk and capital profile of diverse financial servi...

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Cook remains optimistic on China despite Q2 revenue decline

This figure was also down 34 percent from revenue of $16.2 billion recorded for Q1 in the Greater China markets, including mainland China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan. The disclosure for this sale can be ...

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Dollar Rising As Fed Leaves Rates Unchanged

The Fed voted unanimously to leave its benchmark interest rate at 0.75% to 1%, but signaled another rate hike is imminent despite recent economic weakness. The 0.7% annual growth rate in the first thr...

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Ducati for sale? Everybody wants to buy Ducati, so is Royal Enfield

Ducati for sale? Everybody wants to buy Ducati, so is Royal Enfield

While the company went bankrupt in the United Kingdom in 1957, the Indian arm continued to produce motorcycles and continues to do so even today. Eicher Motors-owned two-wheeler maker Royal Enfie...

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Oil hovers near $46 as shale revival cancels out OPEC efforts

Oil hovers near $46 as shale revival cancels out OPEC efforts

After falling nearly 5 percent on Thursday, both contracts continued to collapse overnight with WTI falling to $43.76, its lowest since November 15, and Brent down to $46.64, its lowest since Nove...

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The 'Oracle of Omaha' Condemns Republican Health Care Bill At Berkshire Meeting

Wells Fargo spokesman Mark Folk said "we agree" with Buffett's comments, and have taken "decisive actions" to fix the problems and "make things right for customers". Earlier this week, Buffett announc...

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Canada Jobless Rate Hits Near-decade Low

Canada Jobless Rate Hits Near-decade Low

The unemployment rate has not been this low since May of 2007, almost a decade ago. On Friday morning before the jobs report was released , futures markets pointed to a 78.5 percent chance that c...

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US Federal Reserve holds interest rates steady

The Federal Reserve kept its benchmark interest rate unchanged and said weak economic growth in the first quarter was "transitory", according to a statement Wednesday. Interest rates remain at histo...

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U.S. labour market tightening as productivity weakens in Q1

U.S. labour market tightening as productivity weakens in Q1

Over the first three full months of Trump's presidency, the economy has averaged 174,000 jobs added per month. Hispanic workers were at 5.2 percent unemployment, down from more than 6 percent in April...

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Sales tax creditors kick off likely wave of lawsuits against Puerto Rico

The financial collapse promises to impose deep losses on bondholders who for years snapped up Puerto Rico's securities, even as the government contended with a shrinking economy and chronic budget sho...

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North Korea detains another USA citizen: state media

North Korea detains another USA citizen: state media

He was detained by North Korea "on suspension of his hostile acts against it", according to the news agency, and "a relevant institution is now conducting detailed investigation into his crimes". Al...

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