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Oil prices move up on hopes supply glut may ease

Oil prices move up on hopes supply glut may ease

The Final Word: Rebounding oil prices sent United States equities to their biggest gain of the month, as the major equity gauges broke out of a narrow trading range. Meanwhile, the Nasdaq Composite ...

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White House denies that Trump asked Comey to end Flynn investigation

Less than a week after President Trump fired Mr Comey, the administration has interviewed at least eight candidates to become Federal Bureau of Investigation director and President Trump has said ...

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USA stock futures, dollar fall on rising concerns on Trump

USA stock futures, dollar fall on rising concerns on Trump

Moreover, with the election of centrist Emmanuel Macron as president in France, concerns about the European Union unravelling have dissipated, while the administration of US President Donald Trump h...

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Snowbirds cite need for additional training, cancel airshow appearances

Snowbirds cite need for additional training, cancel airshow appearances

The 2017 Rochester (N.Y.) International Airshow has been cancelled , as well as the Airshow YQG in Windsor, Ontario. "As a result, more training is required before the Snowbirds resume the 2017 sched...

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Dick's Sporting Goods Inc. (DKS) Closed at $47.57

Dick's Sporting Goods Inc. (DKS) Closed at $47.57

Meeder Asset Management Inc. acquired a new stake in shares of Dicks Sporting Goods during the third quarter valued at $138,000. Sporting goods peers Hibbett Sports HIBB, Big 5 Sporting Goods BGFV, ...

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Bombardier chairman forced to step down over pay scandal

Bombardier chairman forced to step down over pay scandal

The Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) was the latest pension fund manager to withhold its vote for the re-election of Beaudoin on Wednesday, following the footsteps of Caisse de dépôt et pl...

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Urban Outfitters, Inc. (URBN) shares to see major resistance at $21.62

Urban Outfitters, Inc. (URBN) shares to see major resistance at $21.62

Currently Urban Outfitters Inc (NASDAQ: URBN)'s shares owned by insiders are 15.1%, whereas shares owned by institutional owners are 79.1%. Urban Outfitters (NASDAQ:URBN) last issued its quarte...

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Poland denounces remarks by France's Macron

Poland denounces remarks by France's Macron

According to the French Interior Minister, Matthias Fekl, six riot police were injured. There have been violent clashes in Paris during annual May Day marches organised by French unions ahead of the...

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Philip talks about retirement with guest at garden party

Philip talks about retirement with guest at garden party

Andrew Bates , who has worked on the Queen's speeches and other royal events for more than 20 years, and his wife Janet chatted with the Duchess at the event. The reception will be held back at th...

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Institutions Continue To Be Top Holders in Exact Sciences Corporation (NASDAQ:EXAS)

Institutions Continue To Be Top Holders in Exact Sciences Corporation (NASDAQ:EXAS)

The target price for Exact Sciences Corporation (EXAS ) is $34.58/share according to the consensus of analysts working on the stock, with an expected EPS of $-0.36/share for the current quarter. Whil...

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Recent Analysts Ratings of Stock: Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (COG)

Recent Analysts Ratings of Stock: Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (COG)

A number of equities analysts recently issued reports on COG shares. On the last trading day, Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (COG) lost -1.89% closing at the price of $24.34 while the previous close of...

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Analyst Outlook: Petroleo Brasileiro SA Petrobras (ADR) (NYSE:PBR)

Analyst Outlook: Petroleo Brasileiro SA Petrobras (ADR) (NYSE:PBR)

Shares of PetroleoBrasileiro S.A. - Petrobras (NYSE: PBR ) held volume of 27.93 Million shares as compare to its average volume of 22366.03 shares. If you look at the company's income statement over...

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Twitter co-founder Biz Stone returns to 'guide company culture'

Twitter co-founder Biz Stone returns to 'guide company culture'

Stone will be focused on company culture, and he's not replacing another executive or filling a vacancy, he said Tuesday in a post on Medium . These were two of the four individuals who brought the...

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Teen clothing retailer Rue 21 restructuring under Chapter 11

Teen clothing retailer Rue 21 restructuring under Chapter 11

Bankruptcy Court in the Western District of Pennsylvania, lead case number 17-22045. In total, the retailer reported it was shuttering almost 400 stores, leaving it with more than 700 stores in 48 s...

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BoE Leaves Its Bank Rate At 0.25%, Maintains Bond Purchases At £435B

It said growth had fallen "markedly" in the first quarter and added a "slowdown appeared to be in train". The Bank of England has trimmed its 2017 GDP growth forecast from 2.0% to 1.9%, slightly lif...

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European vehicle sales drop in April but remain up for the year

European vehicle sales drop in April but remain up for the year

The data of ACEA also shows that the sales of new cars in the European Union countries in April are 6.6% lower than in the same month the past year. "Overall conditions remain positive for the ful...

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Risk of New WannaCry Ransomware Attack Persists - UK National Crime Agency

The source of the malware is a somewhat contentious issue. Apple is not invulnerable to ransomware attacks, "a common misconception", one expert tells CNBC . In a blog post aimed to address t...

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Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT) Lost -0.55% in the last trading session

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT) Lost -0.55% in the last trading session

The share price is trading in a range of $75.80 - 76.47. High Point Bank & Trust Co. increased its position in shares of Wal-Mart Stores Inc (NYSE: WMT ) by 71.9% during the fourth quarter, accordin...

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US Bancorp DE Has $2.643 Million Position in Freeport-McMoRan Inc (FCX)

US Bancorp DE Has $2.643 Million Position in Freeport-McMoRan Inc (FCX)

Finally, Royal Bank of Canada restated a "sector perform" rating and issued a $19.00 target price on shares of Freeport-McMoRan in a research note on Saturday, January 28th. If you are viewing this ar...

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Mourinho's team still better than Conte's Premier League winners, claims Neville

Genuinely, I haven't made any decisions as of yet and I'm just evaluating all my options at the moment. Terry made his first Premier League start since September 11 at Swansea, having initially lost...

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Pa Attorney General's Office files criminal charges in deadly 2015 Amtrak crash

Attorneys for one of the dead victims of the crash, Rachel Jacobs, then tried to seek a private criminal complaint, prompting the district attorney's office to send the case to the state attorney gene...

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Starbucks software glitch takes some stores offline

Starbucks software glitch takes some stores offline

While some locations stopped serving coffee completely, others offered patrons a free tall beverage. A Starbucks spokesperson in Canada confirmed to Reuters that some payment systems at a limited nu...

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Bank of England holds rates in 7-1 vote

He added that the minutes showed that despite these revisions, "some" members besides Ms Forbes continued to note that it would take "relatively little further upside news on the prospects for activ...

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Oil prices soar as KSA, Russia back extension of output cut

Brent crude futures, the worldwide benchmark for oil prices, were at $50.86 per barrel at 0125 GMT (9:25 p.m. ET on Sunday), little changed from their last close at $50.84. production growth may be n...

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Mayor of Virginia city targeted by anti-Semitic tweets after criticizing marchers

Lee at Lee Park. As the city of Charlottesville and a coalition of Confederate heritage supporters continue to sharpen their arguments as to whether the removal of the city's Robert E. Kessler was r...

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Syria safe zones hit by clashes on first day

But a spokesman for the Pentagon said the plan wouldn't impact the U.S. fight against the so-called " Islamic State " (IS) terrorist group, saying it would continue its air campaign against the milita...

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National Security Advisor HR McMaster holds White

National Security Advisor HR McMaster holds White

Sharing the information with Russian Federation allegedly jeopardized a critical intelligence source. "That conversation was wholly appropriate to the conversation, and I think wholly appropriate wi...

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Trump Admits That He Shared Classified Information With Russia

Trump Admits That He Shared Classified Information With Russia

Ryan's office said he hoped for a full explanation, while McConnell told Bloomberg TV on Tuesday he wished for a little less drama from the White House. U.S. media said Mr Trump had shared material...

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Trump defends sharing terrorism 'facts' with Russians

Trump defends sharing terrorism 'facts' with Russians

Trump tweeted about the news Tuesday morning, and instead of denying the reports he said he had the "absolute right" to share information with Russian Federation. A senior European intelligence of...

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Erdogan seeks to sway Trump in crunch US talks

Erdogan seeks to sway Trump in crunch US talks

CORNISH: And that direction is the U.S.'s recent decision to arm the Kurds fighting in Syria. This order changes that, and in so doing, broadens and deepens the relationship of the USA military with t...

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Musk Cousin Lyndon Rive, Former SolarCity CEO, to Leave Tesla

Under the direction of Tesla CEO Elon Musk, the Silicon Valley-based electric carmaker and energy company has capitalized on SolarCity's supply chain and sales force to create a vertically integrated ...

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Saudi Arabia, Russia agree oil output cuts until March 2018

Brent crude oil was up 20 cents at $52.02 a barrel by 1010 GMT. Other OPEC states are expected to back the move at a meeting on May 25. Iran's support , if it is officially given, would not be so s...

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Why Synchrony Financial (SYF) Is Sending Neutral Signals?

Wells Fargo & Co assumed coverage on shares of Synchrony Financial in a research note on Wednesday, March 29th. Analysts await Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF) to report earnings on July, 28. and worl...

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Recommendation Trends for: Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM)

Recommendation Trends for: Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM)

The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 3%. Its down 0.04, from 0.87 in 2016Q3. Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also modified their holdings of the company. Co...

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Merkel's CDU wins regional vote in key state for coal, steel, utilities

Instead, Merkel's Christian Democratic Union won 33 percent of the vote in the election for the state legislature, with the Social Democrats trailing on 31.2 percent. The SPD have now lost three regio...

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