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US stock indexes veer mostly lower; oil prices head higher

US stock indexes veer mostly lower; oil prices head higher

The S&P 500 .SPX was up 5.35 points, or 0.22 percent, at 2,393.96 - just seven points away from its record high. " Earnings are very strong, you could see a 15 percent year-on-year growth on the ...

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US economic growth weakened to 0.7 percent in first quarter

Factoring in estimated United Kingdom population growth of 0.2 per cent in the three months, the ONS said GDP per capita expanded by just 0.1 per cent. The statistics institute is scheduled to release...

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Dow Chemical profit beats as consumer market focus pays off

Dow Chemical profit beats as consumer market focus pays off

Henderson Group PLC raised its position in shares of Dow Chemical by 2.5% in the third quarter. Kernodle & Katon Asset Management Group LLC now owns 2,184 shares of the basic materials company's sto...

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Apple cuts off payments, Qualcomm slashes expectations

Apple cuts off payments, Qualcomm slashes expectations

On Friday, Qualcomm said in a press release it was officially informed by Apple the Cupertino-based company will be withholding payments to its contract manufacturers for the royalties those companies...

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Immigration Issue Could Impact Outcome In French Presidential Election

Immigration Issue Could Impact Outcome In French Presidential Election

Criticism came from all quarters Tuesday, including from her father, Jean-Marie Le Pen, the long-time nationalist leader who questioned her campaign. Macron finished the first round of voting nearly...

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Inflation surge to keep pressure on ECB to cut stimulus

Japan's core CPI number remained well below the Bank of Japan's 2% target and rose at a slower pace in March by 0.2% year-on-year versus expectations for a 0.3% increase. The reaction in markets sugge...

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Samsung reports biggest quarterly net profit since 2013

These were held for possible acquisitions or staff incentives, but Samsung said its strong balance sheet and cash resources make the shares less necessary. The same was 9.56 trillion won in the first ...

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Arsene Wenger: Tottenham ahead in the table but no power shift

It'll be a physical and mental test for us, as we'll have little time between games to recover. "Chelsea are a hard team to beat but we are a match to anyone at home", Everton midfielder Morgan Schn...

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B2Gold Corp. (BTO) Director Kevin Bullock Acquires 63000 Shares

Tracking the stock price in relation to moving averages as well as highs and lows for the year might assist with evaluating future stock performance. BTG has been the topic of a number of analyst re...

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Macron gives France a sensible alternative

Macron gives France a sensible alternative

That left centrist Emmanuel Macron , heading the youthful En Marche movement, the narrow victor on Sunday, and the lone beacon of hope for liberal, pro-European reform in a nation riven by unemploy...

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Paytm parent One97 set to raise over $1.8 billion from SoftBank

Paytm parent One97 set to raise over $1.8 billion from SoftBank

Customers can now buy and sell global quality gold at market-linked prices instantly for as low as Re 1 using their Paytm wallets , he added. The goal is to offer complete flexibility in deciding t...

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European Central Bank keeps stimulus on hold as risks loom

European Central Bank keeps stimulus on hold as risks loom

This suggests Draghi may use Thursday's news conference to keep expectations muted but still ready investors for an optimistic communication shift in June. European Central Bank officials have said...

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Trump spokesman calls Flynn probe 'appropriate'

Trump spokesman calls Flynn probe 'appropriate'

Oversight Committee Democrats also revealed declassified documents showing that Flynn was warned by Defense Department officials in 2014 not to accept payments from foreign governments. Kelner's stat...

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UP posts 9 percent increase in net income, record Q1 EPS

UP posts 9 percent increase in net income, record Q1 EPS

Union Pacific Corporation (UNP ) has 819.2 Million shares outstanding and 810.28 Million shares were floated in market. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Union Pacific from a "buy" rating to a "...

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Markets likely to respond to Trump Tax reform

It seems the administration is willing to consider a tax cut that increases the budget deficit , rather than finding alternative revenue elsewhere. The alternative minimum tax, which was created to...

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Twitter Plans To Broadcast Live Video Programming 24/7

Twitter's National Football League deal helped it plant a flag in the live video marketplace, letting programmers know it was dead serious about live, and demonstrating an infrastructure that could h...

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Revenue Forecast of Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (SIRI)

Float is the number of shares available for trading of a particular stock. VNBTrust National Association's holdings in Sirius XM Holdings were worth $293,000 at the end of the most recent reporting pe...

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Turkey: 1000 detained over suspected links to Gulen

Turkish authorities say the countrywide raids were aimed at people with suspected links to USA -based cleric Fethullah Gulen. The European Union should formally suspend Turkey's long-stalled talks o...

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Eurozone inflation rises to target as economy improves

But economic growth is steadily picking up pace, inflation is comfortably above 1 percent and the ECB's policy arsenal is almost depleted, all fueling calls by conservative policymakers to start mappi...

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Featured Stock to Focus: Medical Transcription Billing, Corp. (MTBC)

Stock dripped -60.54% over the trailing 6 months. EPS ratio determined by looking at last 12 month figures is -0.95. Future earnings predictions are perhaps the most essential input when trying to val...

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Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (JCI) Issues FY17 Earnings Guidance

Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (JCI) Issues FY17 Earnings Guidance

Beta factor of the stock stands at 1.21. Newman Dignan & Sheerar Inc. purchased a new stake in Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share during the third quarter worth $206,000. Johnson Cont...

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Wynn Resorts, Limited Q1 Profit & Revenue Beat The Street

Wynn Resorts, Limited Q1 Profit & Revenue Beat The Street

Wynn Resorts, Limited (NASDAQ:WYNN) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, January 26th. Stock is now moving with a positive distance from the 200 day simple moving average of appro...

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Chevron Obliterates First-Quarter Earnings Estimates

Chevron Obliterates First-Quarter Earnings Estimates

Analysts are forecasting earnings of $0.85 on a per share basis this quarter. Several other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in the stock. The firm earned $...

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Sensex retreats from record, down 104 pts

Sensex retreats from record, down 104 pts

Market breadth remained negative as 1,472 stocks closed in red, 1,396 stocks finished higher and 133 ruled steady. The Sensex has so far touched a high of 30,067.64 points and a low of 29,848.21 poi...

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Momentum Stock in Focus: Akebia Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:AKBA)

Momentum Stock in Focus: Akebia Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:AKBA)

Relative strength index (RSI-14) for Akebia Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ: AKBA ) is at 87.02. The RSI oscillates between zero and 100. This gives investors an idea of how much the security has moved in ...

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5 things for Friday, April 28: North Korea, Trump, Pope Francis, DUI

The entire U.S. Senate was invited to the briefing held on White House grounds. The senators earlier were ferried in a bus from the USA capitol to the White House for an unusual detailed briefing ...

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Just Eat PLC (JE) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Credit Suisse Group AG

They now have a GBP 226.00p price target on the stock. Finally, Morgan Stanley set a GBX 230 ($2.94) target price on Barclays PLC and gave the stock a "neutral" rating in a research report on Thursday...

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US Could Land in 'Major, Major Conflict' With North Korea

US Could Land in 'Major, Major Conflict' With North Korea

A "major, major conflict" with North Korea is possible in the standoff over its nuclear and missile programs says US President Donald Trump, although he would prefer a diplomatic outcome to the disput...

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Sensex, Nifty scale lifetime highs on fund inflow, Asian cues

Indian shares ended lower on Thursday, having hit record highs in the previous session, as investors took a breather and booked profits in recent outperformers such as ITC Ltd, while Axis Bank fell on...

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Xiaomi Wins In India As Smartphone Shipments Quadruple In Q1

Xiaomi Wins In India As Smartphone Shipments Quadruple In Q1

Canalys , a leading global technology market analyst firm with a distinct channel focus, has made some good analysis of the big Chinese smartphone market. Canalys believes that Xiaomi is facing stiff...

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ECB unlikely to signal stimulus end, despite French optimism

Could it happen as soon as December? Modestly faster inflation readings in the first two months of the year, largely the result of accelerating oil prices, had increased speculation that the Bank wa...

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Growth Analysis of: EP Energy Corporation (EPE)

Growth Analysis of: EP Energy Corporation (EPE)

EP Energy Corporation (EPE) performance during the last one year Degraded -10.29 percent, while its year to date (YTD) performance showed a Negative trend of -28.09 percent. Looking at the stock's mov...

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Mnuchin: 'Effective Tax Rate Will Not Be a Reduction for the Rich'

WASHINGTON (AP ) — President Donald Trump's plan to overhaul the USA tax code leaves much of the heavy lifting to Congress, while ignoring years of hard work by the guy who will have to do a lot of th...

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Crude Steadies After Overnight Slide on Supply Concerns

On Wednesday, the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries' Secretary-General Mohammad Barkindo called on all non-OPEC producers who aren't part of the output-cut agreement to join the pact, ...

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TSX falls as big banks weigh, Home Capital up after hiring bankers

We first introduced readers to the company we said was the "tip of the iceberg in Canada's magnificent housing bubble" almost two years ago, in July 2015 when we exposed a major problem that we predic...

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