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Prosecutors: Times Square driver wanted to kill

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Authorities say Rojas was driving a red 2009 Honda Accord and, after making an abrupt U-turn around noon on Thursday, mounted the sidewalk on the west side of Seventh Avenue and 42nd Street and then continued at a high speed for three blocks, to 45th Street, hitting pedestrians along the way. Read More »

Central bank body publishes code of conduct for FX traders

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New Zealand's Financial Markets Authority , which regulates many financial institutions, also said in the joint statement that it was encouraging New Zealand's forex industry to follow the code, which is not mandatory. In November 2015, Barclays was fined $150 million for the way it used last look . The global code is aiming to promote a robust, fair, liquid, open, and appropriately transparent market where different market participants are actively supported by a resilient infrastructure. Read More »

Turkey summons United States ambassador over Washington clash

Recep Tayyip Erdogan's May 16 visit to the white House, which was reported as a renewal of strong ties between Turkey and the U.S. following Ankara's condemnation of USA military support for Syrian Kurdish groups fighting Deach, was rather eclipsed by a brawl involving members of the Turkish President's bodyguards and pro-Kurdish activists. Read More »

OPEC aims to extend supply curbs as oil glut persists

While stubbornly high global inventories have taken longer than expected to drain, signs that United States stockpiles are easing from a record is adding to optimism. USA output since last year's cut has increased by almost a million barrels a day to 9 million barrels. USA shale producers ramped their production in 2017, "eroding" the benefits of cuts by OPEC , which refuses to slash production even more, he said. Read More »

GameStop posts first sales increase in five quarters

Jcsd Capital Llc holds 2.02% of its portfolio in First Mid-Illinois Bancshares, Inc. for 68,000 shares. Ameriprise holds 0.01% or 414,988 shares in its portfolio. Gamestop Corporation had its " rating reiterated by analysts at Bank of America Merrill Lynch. Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF) have shown a high EPS growth of 3.50% in the last 5 years and has earnings growth of -12.30% yoy. Read More »

Moody's downgrades China's credit rating to A1 from Aa3

Moody's downgraded China's sovereign rating by a notch, from AA3 to A1 - a first for China in 28 years. The move was announced hours after the firm downgraded China for the first time in nearly three decades citing concerns about its ballooning debt and slowing economic growth. Read More »

Positive Media Coverage Likely to Affect WPX Energy (WPX) Stock Price

WPX Energy (NYSE:WPX) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, May 3rd. Morgan Stanley has invested 0.01% in WPX Energy Inc (NYSE:WPX). The institutional investor held 453,550 shares of the energy company at the end of 2016Q4, valued at $6.61M, up from 95,450 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Read More »

Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD) Cut to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

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Following the completion of the sale, the insider now owns 3,199,969 shares in the company, valued at approximately $214,973,917.42. Altavista Wealth invested in 0.18% or 4,611 shares. It also increased its holding in Biogen Inc. Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc bought 20,422 shares as the company's stock rose 45.08% with the market. Read More »

Trump vows Israel won't be destroyed on his watch

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But Trump departed for Europe having offered no real indication of a path forward on one of the world's most intractable disputes. The deal also reportedly includes the renewed sale of precision-guided munitions that had been blocked under president Barack Obama's administration, for fear the Saudis would use them on civilian targets in Yemen, where Riyadh is prosecuting a war against Iranian-backed Huthi rebels. Read More »

Oil rises on hope output cut will be extended

Crude has climbed as Saudi Arabia and non-OPEC member Russian Federation rally support for an extension into 2018 of the output-cut deal by the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries and its allies. In December, OPEC agreed its first production cuts in a decade and the first joint cuts with non-OPEC, led by Russian Federation, in 15 years. Many have returned to the market since crude prices have risen from last year's lows to over $50 a barrel, and more are set to resume ... Read More »

James Comey reportedly rebuffed Trump's attempts to get chummy

On Tuesday, The Post and others reported that Comey kept detailed notes of his conversations with President Trump. The Trump White House has obviously denied more or less everything, but has so thoroughly leeched the credibility out of the office of the president and the man who inhabits it that it's hard to know if the administration still has its ethical bearings enough to even know where the truth begins and ends anymore. Read More »

OPEC extends cuts on oil production to March 2018

Suhail Mohamed Al Mazrouei, Minister of Energy of the United Arab Emirates, UAE, arrives at a hotel in Vienna, Austria, Wednesday, May 24, 2017. An alliance of numerous world's biggest oil-producing nations extended their agreement to cut output for an additional nine months, an effort to support prices that seems futile in the face of growing production from the U.S. Read More »

OPEC extends output cut, but big oil price increase unlikely

Members of the organization agreed to prolong their accord through March, said two delegates familiar with the decision, asking not to be identified before an official announcement is made. The U.S. oil benchmark fell as much as 5.1 percent from $51.36 to $48.75 on Thursday, underscoring how much speculators had driven up the price based on rumors that Saudi Arabia might persuade its fellow OPEC producers to cut production even deeper than it had in the first five months of the year. Read More »

Growth in USA bolsters Royal Bank of Canada's 2Q profit

The institutional investor held 44,061 shares of the major pharmaceuticals company at the end of 2016Q4, valued at $2.36M, down from 68,080 at the end of the previous reported quarter. The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, May 24th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, July 26th will be given a dividend of $0.87 per share. Read More »

Deutsche Bank AG Reiterates "Buy" Rating for Severn Trent Plc (SVT)

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Thompson Davis & holds 0% or 3 shares in its portfolio. Fmr Limited Liability Com holds 163,256 shares. RBC Capital Markets maintained Severn Trent Plc (LON:SVT) on Wednesday, February 3 with "Sector Perform" rating. On Tuesday, January 12 the stock rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank with "Buy". Morgan Stanley reported 7,450 shares stake. The firm earned "Hold" rating on Thursday, August 20 by Societe Generale. Read More »

NetApp Inc. (NTAP) Q4 Earnings Beat, But EPS Outlook Weak

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Checking some other stock price data, we can see that the recent distance from the 50 day high was noted at -3.52% and the separation from the 50 day low is presently 4.83%. If you are viewing this story on another website, it was illegally stolen and republished in violation of United States & global copyright law. Legal And General Group Public Limited Company has invested 0.04% in NetApp Inc . Read More »

Donald Trump Arrives in Israel, Will Push Peace Process

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US President Donald Trump has insisted that he "never mentioned" Israel in a meeting with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov at which he reportedly shared highly classified information from a foreign partner. "I am pleased to have led this letter with many of my colleagues which sends a strong message to our President and friends in Israel that America must fulfill our promises to them", Lamborn told The Daily Caller News Foundation. Read More »

How Analysts Feel About Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (NYSE:WSM)?

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They issued an "accumulate" rating and a $61.00 target price on the stock. 03/16/2017 - Williams-Sonoma, Inc. had its "neutral" rating reiterated by analysts at Wedbush. The business also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, May 26th. For the Current Quarter, the growth estimate for Williams-Sonoma Inc.is -7.5%, while for the Next Quarter the stock growth estimate is 3.4%. Read More »

UNSC condemns North Korea's latest missile launch

Both the Polaris-2 and Hwasong-12 are capable of carrying nuclear warheads, North Korea says. Inside North Korea: The pictures Kim Jong-un doesn't want you to see Thu, May 18, 2017 Photographer Eric Lafforgue ventured to North Korea six times. Read More »

TFS Capital LLC Takes Position in BlackBerry Ltd (BBRY)

State Street Corp increased its stake in shares of BlackBerry by 4.3% in the fourth quarter. Nine Chapters Capital Management LLC purchased a new position in BlackBerry during the first quarter valued at about $137,000. If you are reading this news story on another domain, it was illegally copied and republished in violation of USA & global copyright and trademark legislation. Read More »

The seven most awkward moments from Trump's Israel trip

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Israeli right-wingers celebrated US President Donald Trump's visit after he made no mention of the two-state solution, but a lack of specifics on how he would resolve the conflict with the Palestinians raised concerns. After meeting with Abbas, Trump returned to Jerusalem for a tribute to the 6 million Jews killed in the Holocaust. Melania Trump is making headlines over her apparent refusal to hold the president's hand. Read More »

'Tax burden on gold should reduce under GST regime'

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At present, sugar attracts specific central excise duty of Rs 71 per quintal plus a sugar cess of Rs 124 per quintal, which translates to ad valorem rate of more than 6%. The high rate on the basic home prayer product is not only expected to affect the common people, but also impact the livelihoods of thousands of people involved in the rolling of agarbathies, AIAMA said. Read More »