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United States crude oil stocks drop

U.S. crude inventories have touched record highs at both the U.S. storage hub of Cushing, Okla., and in the U.S. Gulf Coast in recent weeks, according to U.S. A rise in geopolitical tensions and poten...

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Why Investors remained confident on Nucor Corporation (NUE), WestRock Company (WRK)?

Why Investors remained confident on Nucor Corporation (NUE), WestRock Company (WRK)?

Following the completion of the transaction, the chief financial officer now owns 174,037 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $10,889,495.09. If you are viewing this piece on anothe...

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Afghanistan: Death toll from MOAB attack revised to 92

Officially known as a GBU-43B, or massive ordnance air blast weapon, the MOAB unleashes 11 tons of explosives. While the GBU-43 weighing almost 11 tons is the United States' largest conventional bom...

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Will a new foreign property buyer's tax cool Toronto's housing market?

Further, the approach to lowering Toronto's housing prices attempts to solve numerous issues without considering whether government measures, such as restrictive zoning or current rent controls, hav...

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Canada minister they're looking forward to Trump trade talks

Trump vowed to move "very, very quickly" on negotiations with Canada, saying he would have a more detailed plan in coming weeks. It's unclear what specifics he was referring to. Trump's criticism ca...

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Is Freeport-McMoRan (FCX) a Buy After the Latest Volatility?

Is Freeport-McMoRan (FCX) a Buy After the Latest Volatility?

The company is expected to report earnings of $0.18 a share for the next quarter. (FCX)'s stock to Hold with the price target of $12. The dominant statistics will authorize the investment community ...

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Securities Analyst Recommendations: Occidental Petroleum Corporation (OXY), Opko Health, Inc. (OPK)

It has underperformed by 7.25% the S&P500. At present, 1 analysts recommended Holding these shares while 0 recommended sell, according to FactSet data. 87 funds opened positions while 340 raised stake...

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Turkey: Referendum fraud allegations to be investigated

Turkey: Referendum fraud allegations to be investigated

ERBIL, Kurdistan Region- Turkey's pro-Kurdish Peoples Democratic Party (HDP) on Wednesday challenged the official results of the country's weekend referendum, and announced it will file a formal appea...

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No housing measures that could boost demand: Morneau

The only policy aimed at cooling demand for homes is the 15% Non-Resident Speculation Tax (NRST). Called Ontario's Fair Housing Plan , Ontario premier Kathleen Wynne said the plan has been in t...

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Trade in the Foreground of Pence Tour

Trade in the Foreground of Pence Tour

Pence told a joint news conference with Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull in Sydney that the deal would be subject to vetting, and that honoring it "doesn't mean that we admire the agreement"...

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Oil Falls to One-Week Low

At an energy conference in Abu Dhabi, Saudi Arabia's energy minister Khalid al-Falih hinted at the extensive behind-the-scenes negotiations among big oil producers ahead of the group's meetings schedu...

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United Airlines Escorts Doctor off Plane

United Airlines Escorts Doctor off Plane

United says that the change is designed so that the Dao incident will 'never happen again'. In an effort to save face, United announced last week that it would reimburse all the passengers on the ...

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Can not stop Kohinoor from being auctioned in UK

Can not stop Kohinoor from being auctioned in UK

Chief Justice JS Khehar said that court can not demand a distant government not to hold auction the stuff. The petition was filed by NGO All India Human Rights and Social Justice Front, and Heritage...

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BP Tries to Secure Leaking Oil and Natural Gas Well in Alaska

The total amount of oil spilled and whether the crude affected the snow-covered tundra nearby isn't yet clear, though authorities have expressed confidence the crude contamination is contained with a ...

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Which Analysts Are Watching Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ)?

Which Analysts Are Watching Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ)?

The most recent short interest data show 0.69% of the company's stock are short sold. They expect $1.00 earnings per share, down 5.66% or $0.06 from last year's $1.06 per share. Keating Inv Counselo...

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No measures that could boost demand for housing in Toronto: Morneau

Toronto would also be allowed to impose a tax on vacant homes and us surplus lands for affordable housing . The province promises to introduce legislation that would enable Toronto and other cities...

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Oil Prices Little Changed Ahead of Inventory Projections

US crude oil production has responded to improved market conditions to pass 9 million barrels per day. West Texas Intermediate, the USA benchmark, was up 0.3 percent at $53.23 a barrel as of 1:42 p....

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Oil dips, hits 11-day low as United States shale output seen surging

Oil dips, hits 11-day low as United States shale output seen surging

U.S. West Texas Intermediate slipped 17 cents to $52.24 a barrel as of 10:49 a.m. EDT (1449 GMT), while Brent dropped 14 cents to $54.75 a barrel. Oil prices ended mixed on Thursday after a seesaw t...

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Will Trump's order help US tech workers or not?

Infosys, India's second-largest IT company, said it continues "to invest in the local communities in which we operate, including hiring local American top talent, bringing education and training to ...

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Lavalin to buy British engineering firm WS Atkins for $3.6B

Lavalin to buy British engineering firm WS Atkins for $3.6B

SNC-Lavalin has not changed its indicative offer of 2080 pence ($26.66) per share in cash, which is a 35.1-per cent premium to Atkin's closing price on 31 March. Consistent with the extensive successi...

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Inflation surprisingly soft as cheaper food offsets higher gas prices

Inflation surprisingly soft as cheaper food offsets higher gas prices

The average of the Bank of Canada's three core inflation measures was 1.5 percent, and the February average was revised down to 1.5 percent from 1.6 percent. Various vegetables are on display at the J...

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KCC denies Westar merger with Great Plains Energy

The last close places the company's stock about $2.69 off its 52 week high of $32.24 and $3.7 above the 52 week low of $25.85. GXP has been the topic of several research reports. For trailing twelve...

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A third of US millennials still live at home, census report finds

A third of US millennials still live at home, census report finds

The report looked at people ages 18 to 34, over the past 40 years and compared four common milestones of adulthood. Many analysts had expected that as the economy improved, younger adults would incr...

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Analysts At Barclays Capital Retained Ferrexpo PLC (LON:FXPO) As Underweight

Ecor1 Capital Llc owns 222,300 shares or 0.57% of their U.S. portfolio. Shareholders of record on Thursday, April 27th will be paid a dividend of €0.15 ($0.16) per share. Restaurant Group The PLC had ...

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Theresa May's call for early election 'cheap opportunism'

It had been hoped talks could start by the end of that month, but EU Commission spokesman Margaritis Schinas said Wednesday that "the real political negotiations" with Britain would not start till aft...

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Barkindo: OPEC, non-OPEC nation committed to restore market stability

Energy Information Administration (EIA). Inventories are at record highs. While US shale output may come "roaring back" amid higher crude prices, production curbs by Opec and its allies should ...

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President Trump Signs Buy American and Hire American Executive Order

Trump signed an order Tuesday dubbed "Buy American, Hire American", which instructs the Departments of Homeland Security, Justice, Labor and State to recommend new rules to prevent immigration fraud...

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Attack overshadows last campaign day in French election first round

One police officer was killed and two injured in the shooting in Paris on Thursday evening. (AP Photo/Michel Euler, File) "Because our country is at war, the response must be global, total", Le Pen ...

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Tennessee Teen, Elizabeth Thomas, Found Safe, Ex-Teacher Arrested

Tennessee Teen, Elizabeth Thomas, Found Safe, Ex-Teacher Arrested

On Thursday, U.S. Attorney Jack Smith said a federal charge has been filed against Cummins. "Whether she was "brainwashed or went willingly"?" "I feel a little amusing because there were all kinds o...

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North Korea missile launch a 'provocation', USA defence chief says

North Korea missile launch a 'provocation', USA defence chief says

Those who would challenge our resolve or readiness should know, we will defeat any attack and meet any use of conventional or nuclear weapons with an overwhelming and effective American response. An u...

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Police clash with protesters calling for president's resignation

In response to the protests, ANC presidential contender Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma said in a tweet; "This is what they are protecting. hence some of us are not part of this rubbish". "Such actions have ...

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Champs-Elysees gunman was detained in February for threatening police

French president Francois Hollande said the Champs Élysees attack was "terrorist in nature" and promised "utmost vigilance" by security services to ensure security around the presidential election. "S...

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USA rig count rises 10 this week to 857, Utah static

USA rig count rises 10 this week to 857, Utah static

After taking a hit last year when dozens of US shale producers filed for bankruptcy, private equity funds raised $19.8 billion for energy ventures in the first quarter-nearly three times the total com...

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Trump to order review of Obama tax inversion rules - Mnuchin

The Trump administration plans to rely on controversial assumptions about economic growth to offset steep cuts to tax rates, a chief architect of the plan said Thursday. "We are supportive of him br...

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Tad Cummins faces federal charges, Elizabeth Thomas safe

Barry said on Thursday that Cummins and Elizabeth showed up Tuesday. Siskiyou County Sheriff Jon E. Lopey tells the Associated Press that she did not exhibit any anger toward her teacher. At a n...

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