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Asian Shares End Higher As Yellen Signals Only Gradual US Tightening

The Standard & Poor's 500 index rose 19 points, or 0.8 percent, to 2,385 as of 2:53 p.m. Occidental Petroleum rose 1.7 percent. Elsewhere, India's Sensex was rising half a percent while benchmark ...

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Copper Prices Climb in Aftermath of Fed Rate Hike

Copper Prices Climb in Aftermath of Fed Rate Hike

Going forward, the Chinese central bank may tighten monetary policy, and Mizuho anticipates two or three rate hikes under the new monetary policy framework in 2017. And they also need to prevent their...

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British Intelligence Denies Being Involved in Alleged Spying on Trump by Obama

British Intelligence Denies Being Involved in Alleged Spying on Trump by Obama

DONALD TRUMP'S official spokesman has repeated claims that Barack Obama used Cheltenham based GCHQ to spy on him before he became president. "We have made this clear to the administration and ha...

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Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) has promoted Kathy Zachem to EVP

According to Thomson Reuters , sell-side analysts are forecasting a harmony target price of $29.32 on company shares. MD boosted its stake in shares of Comcast by 21.2% in the third quarter. This rep...

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Stock Seesawing Amidst Rampant Activity: Tiffany & Co. (NYSE:TIF)

Stock Seesawing Amidst Rampant Activity: Tiffany & Co. (NYSE:TIF)

Analysts' mean recommendation for Tiffany & Co. Four equity analysts rating the company a strong buy, ten equity analysts rating the company a buy, eleven equity analysts rating the company a hold, ...

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Stock Roundup: AK Steel Holding Corporation (AKS)

Stock Roundup: AK Steel Holding Corporation (AKS)

Finally, Deutsche Bank AG reissued a "hold" rating on shares of AK Steel Holding in a research report on Monday, December 5th. Also, there are 0 buy, 0 sell and 2 strong sell ratings, collectively ass...

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(XOM) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages

Jag Capital Management LLC raised its position in shares of Exxon Mobil by 0.3% in the third quarter. Montecito Bank & Trust now owns 39,655 shares of the company's stock valued at $3,717,000 after bu...

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Researchers demonstrate use of audio pulses to hack smartphones and fitness trackers

Researchers demonstrate use of audio pulses to hack smartphones and fitness trackers

University of MI researcher Timothy Trippel said our devices rely on their sensors just like we rely on our ears, eyes and noses. However, researchers at the University of MI discovered a different ...

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Viavi Solutions Inc (VIAV) Now Covered by Rosenblatt Securities

The average and low price target for the stock are $10.56 and $8.25, respectively. William Blair reaffirmed an "outperform" rating on shares of Viavi Solutions in a research note on Wednesday, Febru...

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Another federal judge blocks revamped travel ban citing Trump's 'Religious Bias'

Another federal judge blocks revamped travel ban citing Trump's 'Religious Bias'

It also halts section six, suspending the USA refugee admissions program for 120 days. "The need for my executive order is clear". "The illogic of the government's contentions is palpable". He als...

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EU Revives Decision to Fine Cargo Airlines Over Price-Fixing

EU Revives Decision to Fine Cargo Airlines Over Price-Fixing

Martinair, Qantas, SAS Scandinavian Airlines, and Singapore Airlines guilty of conspiring to inflate the price of shipping goods by air by manipulating their fuel and security surcharges between 2000 ...

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Analysts Opinion on Rating and Recommendation: Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL)

Analysts Opinion on Rating and Recommendation: Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL)

Fin Mngmt Professionals holds 0.03% or 1,427 shares in its portfolio. A number of other hedge funds have also modified their holdings of the company. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with th...

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BA Owner IAG Launches New Budget Long-Haul Airline

BA Owner IAG Launches New Budget Long-Haul Airline

Named Level, the airline will initially operate flights from Barcelona to Los Angeles, San Francisco (Oakland), Buenos Aires and Punta Cana. Level will be initially staffed by Iberia's flight and ca...

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Asian stocks mixed as investors await Fed's likely rate hike

Asian stocks mixed as investors await Fed's likely rate hike

Japan's benchmark Nikkei average was down 0.3 per cent, while stocks in South Korea and Australia declined 0.2 and 0.5 per cent respectively. SHANGHAI, March 16 Hong Kong's benchmark Hang Seng Index...

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Turkish Minister: 'Send 15000 Migrants a Month to Europe to Shock Them'

Centre-right Prime Minister Mark Rutte fended off the Wilders challenge in a victory hailed across Europe by governments facing a rising wave of nationalism. "There is no difference between the mindse...

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With eye on polls, Karnataka CM presents a populist budget

With eye on polls, Karnataka CM presents a populist budget

The Karnataka Budget 2017-18 Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah announced which is all set to receive a live streaming online telecast on this Youtube Stream channel. Instead, he made a decision to continue th...

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JetBlue Airways Corporation (NASDAQ:JBLU) Broker Price Targets For The Coming Week

JetBlue Airways Corporation (NASDAQ:JBLU) Broker Price Targets For The Coming Week

Raymond James Downgrades the company's stock to Market Perform on 12/21/16 with no specific Price Target . CrestPoint Capital Management LLC bought a new position in shares of JetBlue Airways during ...

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Today's Brokerage Rating: Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO), AbbVie Inc. (ABBV)

Today's Brokerage Rating: Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO), AbbVie Inc. (ABBV)

Michael Severino is now ranked as the number three insider in terms of representation on the cap table for the stock, holding 162,131 shares, valued at around $10789818.05 as of recent close. The ex-d...

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Ruling stocks in today's market: Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL)

Ruling stocks in today's market: Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL)

When it comes to the Analysis of a Stock, Price Target plays a vital role. Halliburton Company (NYSE: HAL ) announced that Chief Financial Officer Mark McCollum is leaving the Company effective im...

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What Will Happen To Arts Programs In Schools Under Trump's Budget Proposal?

But it speaks volumes about the thought process of the new administration, or rather, the lack of one. Mulvaney defended the administration's decision to cut the program during Thursday's White ...

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Secret Service Agents Under Investigation for Taking Selfies With Donald Trump's Grandson

Secret Service Agents Under Investigation for Taking Selfies With Donald Trump's Grandson

Authorities are examining surveillance video to try and identify a suspect. This latest incident is far from the first controversy for the Secret Service . Catherine Milhoan, a spokeswoman for the ...

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Facebook Just Made Contacting Your Representatives A Snap

Facebook Just Made Contacting Your Representatives A Snap

Select the icon in the lower right hand corner that looks like three horizontal lines. "With that foundation, our next focus will be developing the social infrastructure for community", he wrote. Howe...

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Virtu Financial, Inc. (VIRT)

Virtu Financial, Inc. (VIRT)

Analysts mean target price for Atlantic Power Corporation (NYSE:AT) is $2.63 while their mean recommendation is 3.00 (1=Buy, 5=sell). Several sell side analysts reviewed their recommendations on Vir...

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Asia stocks set to end week higher, dollar slides after Fed

Asia stocks set to end week higher, dollar slides after Fed

The greenback took a knock after the Fed ended its two-day policy meeting on Wednesday by increasing interest rates as expected but stuck to projections of three total rate hikes in 2017. The 10-year ...

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Matthew Perry beat up Justin Trudeau in the 5th grade

Matthew Perry beat up Justin Trudeau in the 5th grade

Mr Perry was born in the USA state of MA but raised in Ottawa, Canada and attended the same school as Mr Trudeau. "I think he was the only kid in school we could beat up". I didn't want to beat him up...

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Median Target Of American Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:AMID) At $17

They now have a Dollars 21 price target on the stock. EQT Midstream Partners, LP has a Gross Margin score of 16. Target prices have a considerable bearing on the stock movement. The stock has a 50 d...

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Pacquiao says it's likely CA will bypass Gina Lopez's appointment

Pacquiao says it's likely CA will bypass Gina Lopez's appointment

MANILA- A Gabriela lawmaker at the House of Representatives on Friday expressed support for Environment Secretary Gina Lopez as she faced grilling at the Senate confirmation hearing. We don't know abo...

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Notable Stock Preview: First Majestic Silver Corp. (NYSE:AG)

Beta factor is used to measure the volatility of the stock. Additionally, Desjardins Upgrade its ratings on the stock to Hold. The average and low price target for the stock are $12.31 and $8.45, resp...

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Tamil Nadu budget 2017: spares the common man from new tax

Tamil Nadu budget 2017: spares the common man from new tax

The budget posted Tamil Nadu's growth at 9 per cent from an existing level of 7.49 per cent. Fiscal deficit for financial year 2016-17 was estimated to be Rs 61,341 crore in the revised estimates du...

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Fukushima: Japan court finds government liable for nuclear disaster

Fukushima: Japan court finds government liable for nuclear disaster

More than 10,000 people who fled over radiation fears have filed various group lawsuits against the government and operator Tokyo Electric Power Co (TEPCO). TEPCO said no decision had yet been made on...

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U.S. stocks gain, dollar falls on Fed decision

U.S. stocks gain, dollar falls on Fed decision

The Russell 2000 index of small-cap stocks rose 1.5 percent, while financials on the S&P 500 were the worst-performing sector. Exxon shares XOM.N rose 1.2 percent and Chevron CVX .N added 1.4...

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Is Adobe Systems (ADBE) a Buy After Strong Results?

Is Adobe Systems (ADBE) a Buy After Strong Results?

The number of analysts agreeing with this consensus is 15. On 1/20/2017 James E Daley, Director, sold 10,000 with an average share price of $110.02 per share and the total transaction amounting to $...

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Europe close: Record finish for stocks as Fed hikes rates

Europe close: Record finish for stocks as Fed hikes rates

Across the Tasman sea, the New Zealand dollar stood tall at $0.7022, having gained 1.8 percent after the Fed decision. With the steep drop, the ten-year yield continued to give back ground after r...

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Nepali Rupee appreciates to one-year high against the Dollar

The rupee hit a 16-month peak against the dollar and bonds rallied the most in two weeks on Wednesday on hopes of a less hawkish tone on interest rates by the US Federal Reserve at the end of its two-...

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JC Penny to close 2 W. MI stores

The company said at the time it would release a list of affected stores in mid-March. Another distribution facility will be relocated in Buena Park, California. J.C. Penney is joining its department s...

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