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Tillerson: Saudi Arms Deal Meant to Counter Iranian Influence

Tillerson: Saudi Arms Deal Meant to Counter Iranian Influence

Saturday, Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir, at a news conference with his U.S. counterpart Rex Tillerson in Riyadh, said Iran's presidential election was an internal matter. Trump also vilifi...

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The Sell-Side Reaction To The Coca-Cola Company (KO)'s Recent Shift

Wall Street analysts covering the stock are projecting that the stock will reach $45.62 within the next 52-weeks. Sanford C. Bernstein set a $47.00 target price on The Coca-Cola and gave the stock a "...

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Enda Kenny announces resignation as Fine Gael leader

This story has not been edited by Firstpost staff and is generated by auto-feed. "But regardless of the challenges we faced, Enda Kenny took them on with humour, grace, and determination", he said...

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EU official says deal on Greek bailout 'doable'

The cash is vital for Greece to avoid defaulting on a debt repayment due in July. "We will now work to conclude a good deal on June 15th". The Euro zone finance ministers are meeting today in Bruss...

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Hong Kong police arrest 21 Uber drivers in latest crackdown

Hong Kong police arrest 21 Uber drivers in latest crackdown

The sting comes as the San Francisco company has encountered regulatory roadblocks around the world, despite its huge popularity, and after five Uber drivers in the southern Chinese city were found gu...

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US Government Sues Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Over Excess Diesel Emissions

US Government Sues Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Over Excess Diesel Emissions

In a statement released last week, Fiat Chrysler denied any wrongdoing. FCA says it plans to install this updated software in 2014-2016 Jeep Grand Cherokees and Ram 1500 diesel vehicles as a f...

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French president's Cabinet mixes old and new, left and right

French president's Cabinet mixes old and new, left and right

Mr Jean-Yves Le Drian, the outgoing Socialist Defence Minister and a close friend of former president Francois Hollande , was named foreign minister and minister for Europe. According to CNN , Presi...

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Snapchat reports first earnings since going public ; Lost $2.2 billion last quarter !

Snapchat reports first earnings since going public ; Lost $2.2 billion last quarter !

The whole Instagram app has about 700 million monthly users . It is also registered an increase of 36 per cent on the 122 million daily users the app had this time past year. Snap's IPO in Mar...

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Target Co. (TGT) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research

Target Co. (TGT) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research

First Trust Advisors LP now owns 703,208 shares of the retailer's stock worth $48,296,000 after buying an additional 81,604 shares during the period. Several other large investors have also bought a...

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Donald Trump admits no easy peace for Middle East

We just got back, Saudi Arabia. He did not specifically mention the two-state solution, long the focus of global peace efforts and US Middle East diplomacy. His talks in Bethlehem with the Palesti...

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The Next Move In Toll Brothers, Inc. (TOL), NRG Energy, Inc. (NRG)

The monthly stock performance comes in at 0.00%. Gamco Investors INC. ET AL acquired a new stake in Toll Brothers during the fourth quarter worth $202,000. Revenue rose 22.2 percent to $1.36 billion. ...

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Huntington National Bank Sells 9741 Shares of Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT)

Huntington National Bank Sells 9741 Shares of Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT)

The Firm operates through two business divisions: Gas Distribution Operations and Electric Operations. Janus Capital Management Llc increased its stake in Wal ( WMT ) by 4.88% based on its latest 20...

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Chelsea's Antonio Conte bags LMA 'Manager of the Year' award

On collecting his award Antonio said: "I think I've had a lot of incredible emotions in my first season here in England". Danny Cowley of Lincoln City received a Special Achievement award after the ...

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Paragon Group of Companies PLC (PAG) Price Target Raised to GBX 510

In other RPS Group plc news, insider Ken Lever purchased 40,000 shares of the business's stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, May 19th. SunTrust initiated the shares of MCFT in report on Fr...

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1Q17 Performance of Keytruda, Merck's Blockbuster Drug

1Q17 Performance of Keytruda, Merck's Blockbuster Drug

The drug is now indicated for adult and pediatric patients with unresectable or metastatic microsatellite instability-high or mismatch fix deficient solid tumors that lack suitable alternative treatme...

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Nord/LB Analysts Give Nokia Oyj (NOKIA) a €6.00 Price Target

Morgan Stanley set a €5.70 ($6.26) price target on Nokia Oyj and gave the company a "buy" rating in a report on Thursday , March 16th. The company has market cap of $36.40 billion. If you are accessi...

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SC bench recuses itself from hearing plea against Aadhaar

SC bench recuses itself from hearing plea against Aadhaar

Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi told the apex court that the idea behind making Aadhaar mandatory for welfare schemes was that the benefit should not go to "ghosts" as was noticed in schemes like th...

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Lawyers Argue in Second US Travel Ban Appeal Hearing

Lawyers Argue in Second US Travel Ban Appeal Hearing

On Monday, it was the turn of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit to explore the revised version of the Trump order - the same court that refused in February to let the president and h...

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AutoZone, Inc. (NASDAQ:AZO) To Release Earnings

AutoZone, Inc. (NASDAQ:AZO) To Release Earnings

Paragon Capital Management Ltd acquired a new position in shares of AutoZone during the first quarter worth about $217,000. Finally, Russell Investments Group Ltd. Over the past month the firm's sto...

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Drones: Recreational Unmanned Aerial System Registration Rule Struck Down

Drones: Recreational Unmanned Aerial System Registration Rule Struck Down

The FAA registry required recreational drones to be numbered in an FAA database meant to promote safety and make it possible to identify risky drone operators. Surprisingly, industry groups li...

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Ford Motor Company To Slash Up To 10% Of Workforce

Ford Motor Company To Slash Up To 10% Of Workforce

A source familiar with the plan told CNBC that Ford's cuts will involve primarily salaried workers in North America and Asia. The cuts are not expected to affect hourly workers at Ford's facto...

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CIBC Increases Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA) Price Target to $140.00

For the Current Quarter, 16 analysts are projecting the mean EPS to be $0.64/share. 5/19/2017-Deutsche Bank AG Reiterated Rating of Buy. Alibaba Group Holding Ltd has a 12-month low of $73.30 and ...

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Average Brokerage Rating Of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT), Calpine Corporation (CPN)

Average Brokerage Rating Of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT), Calpine Corporation (CPN)

Wal-Mart said USA same-store sales rose by 1.4 percent, with US e-commerce sales up 63 percent. Wal-Mart said sales at USA stores open at least a year rose 1.4 percent, excluding fuel price fluctuat...

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Corporation Bank shares slide for 5th straight day

Corporation Bank shares slide for 5th straight day

Full year income was slightly higher at Rs 46,063.18 crore against Rs 45,449.01 crore in 2015-16, it said in the regulatory filing. As on March 31, 2017, the bank's return on asset remained negative...

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Apple in talks to expand India production capacity: minister

Apple in talks to expand India production capacity: minister

Government today said Indian IT sector employment prospects in near and long-term are positive and encouraging. "It has created one lakh direct and three lakh indirect jobs in India ". "The Board o...

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Theresa May says only poll that counts is on June 8

Theresa May says only poll that counts is on June 8

Following the publication of the manifesto, the Conservative's poll lead over Labour nearly halved to nine points , according to a YouGov survey for the Sunday Times this weekend. The Financial...

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Verizon Is Buying Straight Path for More Than $3 Billion

Verizon Is Buying Straight Path for More Than $3 Billion

They now have a Dollars 50 price target on the stock. While looking at the Stock's Performance, Verizon Communications Inc. now shows a Weekly Performance of 1.11%, where Monthly Performance is -4...

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German prosecutors to search Daimler offices in diesel probe

German prosecutors to search Daimler offices in diesel probe

Daimler shares were trading slightly higher than Monday's close of EUR67.74, but after news of the raids shares fell sharply before bouncing back in late afternoon to EUR67.15. "We need long-term hori...

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Earnings Growth Research: Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (WBA), Medtronic plc (MDT)

Sell-side analysts also have something to say about this company. Markston International LLC increased its position in Walgreens Boots Alliance by 0.3% in the third quarter. The company also recentl...

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Brokerages Anticipate Lexington Realty Trust (LXP) to Announce $0.24 Earnings Per Share

Arrowgrass Capital Partners US LP purchased a new stake in shares of MedEquities Realty Trust during the third quarter worth about $2,938,000. Goldman Sachs Gru holds 0.01% of its portfolio in Physici...

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Rocket Lab postpones test launch until tomorrow

Rocket Lab postpones test launch until tomorrow

Beck's company seeks to offer "lightweight, cost-effective commercial rocket launch services" to the small satellite segment. At only $5 million per launch, using Rocket Lab to get into space is muc...

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Stock Backsliding Pre-Bell, Gapping Down: Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ:XLNX)

The company has market cap of $17.02 billion. The Company's geographical divisions include North America and Rest of World. It has a 29.09 P/E ratio. The Firm offers services across industries, includ...

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In visit to Israel, Trump escalates attacks on Iran

In visit to Israel, Trump escalates attacks on Iran

Al-Qaeda said in a bulletin that Trump's trip to Saudi Arabia, and the accompanying warm welcome , was an example of the royals "treachery". Yuval Steinitz, a senior Cabinet minister and Netanyahu ...

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The Coca-Cola Co (KO) Shares Bought by Alpha Windward LLC

While looking at the Stock's Performance, The Coca-Cola Company now shows a Weekly Performance of 0.71%, where Monthly Performance is 1.88%, Quarterly performance is 7.42%, 6 Months performance is 8.2...

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Ford fires Mark Fields as CEO, Replaces with Autonomous Car Division Head

Ford fires Mark Fields as CEO, Replaces with Autonomous Car Division Head

While Hackett does not have a tech background, he is reportedly held in high regard within Silicon Valley. Hackett will work closely with Ford Chairman, Bill Ford Jr., to speed up decision-making, c...

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