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Slovak politicians welcome the election of Macron as French president

Hamon, who gained popularity in recent years by leading a group of rebel Socialist lawmakers who opposed Valls, was a distant fifth in the first round of the presidential election after garnering just...

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Symantec Corporation (SYMC) — Trending Stock

The stock of Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ: SYMC ) has "Neutral" rating given on Wednesday, November 2 by M Partners. Barclays PLC started coverage on shares of Symantec in a research report on Friday,...

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China's President Xi says to uphold global climate deal

Trump is still considering whether the USA will remain in the agreement, which was reached under the Obama administration, The Washington Post reported last week. But, like that larger meeting , ...

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Short Interest in Transocean LTD (RIG) Declines By 13.5%

Several equities analysts have commented on the stock. Royal Bank of Canada reissued a "sell" rating and issued a $13.00 price objective on shares of Transocean LTD in a research report on Friday. H...

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US Crude Oil Inventories Post Biggest Draw since December

That marked a sharp reversal from the recent trend, which has seen oil prices crash through a number of technical levels to fall as low as $43.76. Both Brent and U.S. As a result, global benchmark B...

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Merkel to host Macron for talks in Berlin on Monday

Merkel said Thursday Germany made a fundamental decision on conscription, "and we should conduct necessary reforms in continuity with this decision". She spoke by telephone with Macron just minutes a...

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President Trump Wants Steam, Dammit, Not This Newfangled Digital Stuff

President Trump Wants Steam, Dammit, Not This Newfangled Digital Stuff

Manufacturer General Atomics , based in San Diego, has received contract awards from the Navy to deliver the system for the next two Ford-class carriers: the future John F. "It sounded bad to me", T...

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China's Xi vows to defend climate pact in call with Macron

China's Xi vows to defend climate pact in call with Macron

Xi told Macron that both China and France should "protect the global governance achievements contained within the Paris Agreement on climate change", according to a statement by the China's foreig...

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AstraZeneca shares rise after successful trial of cancer drug

AstraZeneca shares rise after successful trial of cancer drug

Astrazeneca's attempt to recover from competition to its blockbuster products were boosted yesterday by encouraging results from a trial of one of the most promising drugs in its pipeline. The Anglo-...

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JC Penney Breaches February 2014 Low After Q1 Report

JC Penney Breaches February 2014 Low After Q1 Report

Penney in FY 18 (Jan.) to $12.3 billion, a 33% decrease from FY 09's $18.5 billion. (JCP) is reporting a loss of $180 million in its fiscal first quarter. In a recent note heading into J.C. Penny's ea...

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LeBron James: No disrespect by ball spin before shot

All-Star point guard Kyle Lowry missed the game with an ankle injury, leaving a gaping hole in Toronto's attack. Cory Joseph replaced Lowry in the starting lineup for Game 3 but had just four...

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What are Analyst's Indicators for Allergan plc (AGN), InvenSense, Inc. (INVN)

What are Analyst's Indicators for Allergan plc (AGN), InvenSense, Inc. (INVN)

The 52-week range is $12.65 to $32.31 and the consensus target price is $24.11. Allergan plc (NYSE:AGN) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, May 9th. Investors of record on Thurs...

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Trump delays decision on withdrawing from Paris climate accord

White House spokesperson Kelly Love confirmed delay, first reported by Politico , in an email to TPM. That session, along with other West Wing meetings to discuss the issue, have become heated ...

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Germany posts 0.6 percent Q1 GDP growth

Germany posts 0.6 percent Q1 GDP growth

Using a year-on-year comparison, GDP expanded by 1.7 per cent from the first quarter of 2016, adjusted for calendar effects, Destatis said. Germany's gross domestic product grew at a quarterly cli...

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Oil rises on falling U.S. stockpiles, Saudi cuts to Asia

Oil rises on falling U.S. stockpiles, Saudi cuts to Asia

Global benchmark Brent crude was up 68 cents at $49.41 a barrel by 1327 GMT. Oil cartel Opec and other producers including Russian Federation have pledged to cut output by nearly 1.8-million barrels...

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Next Weeks Broker Price Targets For First Potomac Realty Trust (NYSE:FPO)

Next Weeks Broker Price Targets For First Potomac Realty Trust (NYSE:FPO)

So far, analysts are sticking with their bearish recommendations with the consensus call at 3. The Princeton Alpha Management Lp holds 50,111 shares with $1.79M value, up from 31,745 last quarter. Man...

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One Stock Analysts Are Watching - Crocs, Inc. (NASDAQ:CROX)

These analysts and investment firms use various valuation methods to decide a price target for a stock. (NASDAQ:CROX). New York-based Geduld E E has invested 0.04% in Crocs, Inc. "( CROX ) Shares Gap ...

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US retail sales rebounded in April after sluggish winter

US retail sales rebounded in April after sluggish winter

U.S. retail sales in April rebounded from two sluggish months - but clothing was one of just a few categories not to see any pickup in spending as shoppers continued to stay away from malls and online...

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United flight delayed after scorpion reported aboard

United flight delayed after scorpion reported aboard

In the end, the passengers departed on another plane and it was not clear whether the scorpion managed to scurry away. [T] he customer determined that he had not been stung. The flight eventually got ...

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Moody's Downgrades Canada's Big Banks

Moody's Downgrades Canada's Big Banks

Moody's Investors Service downgraded Canada's six big banks over concerns about ballooning consumer debt and inflated housing prices. The ratings' agency lowered the baseline credit assessments, lon...

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US FDA approves Merck immunotherapy/chemo combo for lung cancer

US FDA approves Merck immunotherapy/chemo combo for lung cancer

To date, there is no survival advantage for Keytruda-chemo versus chemo alone. Merck scored a coup a year ago, when Keytruda extended patient survival in a first-line lung cancer trial, supplantin...

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May the fourth be with you on Star Wars Day

While writing the films, Lucas came across a copy of Campbell's book The Hero with a Thousand Faces , which he had read in college. This is a pun on the iconic expression and catchphrase of the franc...

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Will France's Election Outcome Pressure the European Central Bank?

Macron's Republic on the Move party on Thursday unveiled its eclectic, still partial, slate of 428 candidates for France's legislative elections in June. The deficit will rise to 3.2 percent in 2018, ...

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Is Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (VRX) Running Out of Gas?

Is Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (VRX) Running Out of Gas?

Piper Jaffray Companies reiterated an outperform rating and issued a $10.00 target price on shares of Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl in a research note on Friday, April 14th. The correct version of th...

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Less than picture perfect: Snap slumps on slowing user growth

Snap reported that its net loss increased significantly from $104.5 million to $2. 2 billion as the company spent $ 2 billion on stock-based compensation expense after its IPO. Users rose a mo...

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Samsung flags record profits despite Galaxy Note fiasco

Samsung flags record profits despite Galaxy Note fiasco

In the previous years, Samsung has reserved the month of August to launch a fresh Note series smartphone, and it looks like this year won't be any different. Finally, it's worth remembering that Samsu...

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Consumer prices rebounded 0.2 percent in April

Economists had expected prices to rise by 0.2 percent. Excluding the more volatile categories of food and fuel, the "core" index rose a more modest 0.1 per cent. Apparel prices fell 0.3 percent. That ...

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When Trump asked for 'loyalty' at private dinner Comey 'refused'

U.S. President Donald Trump is defending his decision to fire Comey after receiving criticism from both parties. But in the NBC interview, Trump contracted that as well, telling Holt that Comey's ...

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China's Silk Road forum latest effort to boost Xi's stature

The maritime road which will connect up China's southern provinces to south-east Asia and the east coast of Africa with ports and railways. That's an area where China's strengths-its financial clout, ...

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Education Secretary DeVos booed during commencement speech An error occurred

Education Secretary DeVos booed during commencement speech An error occurred

DeVos sought common ground with her audience at Bethune-Cookman University on Wednesday by praising the school's founder and mission, delivering a plea to avoid the "chorus of conflict" and asking tha...

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May and Corbyn to trade blows as General Election campaign turns nasty

Leaving shortly after 2pm for a prior engagement, senior shadow cabinet minister Jon Trickett said the meeting had been "very productive so far" and "an exciting document is emerging". In the draft ma...

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Viper Energy Partners LP (VNOM) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research

It has underperformed by 40.28% the S&P500. The company beat the analyst EPS Estimate with the difference of $0.04. National Bank Financial Downgrades Enbridge Energy Partners, L.P. The stock of Enbri...

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China's Belt and Road investments since 2013 total $60 billion: state planner

China's Belt and Road investments since 2013 total $60 billion: state planner

The state-run China Development Bank announced in 2015 it had set aside $890 billion for more than 900 "One Belt, One Road" projects across 60 countries in gas, minerals, power, telecoms, infrastructu...

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Oil price climbs as Opec offers early consensus on renewed deal

Oil price climbs as Opec offers early consensus on renewed deal

On the New York Mercantile Exchange, Brent crude futures dropped 57 cents to $48.77, with U.S. West Texas Intermediate futures falling 48 cents to $45.94 per barrel, after reaching the day's high of...

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US nuclear site's collapsed tunnel may have gone unnoticed

US nuclear site's collapsed tunnel may have gone unnoticed

The PUREX facility, once used to extract plutonium from spent nuclear fuel, has been idle for years but remains "highly contaminated", the agency said. “No action is now required for residents of Bent...

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