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UK election goes from dull to dramatic as contest tightens

When May stunned politicians and financial markets on April 18 with her call for a snap election , opinion polls suggested she could emulate Margaret Thatcher's 1983 majority of 144 seats or even threaten Tony Blair's 1997 Labour majority of 179 seats. Read More »

Trump's Communications Director Mike Dubke Set to Leave White House

He told CNN Tuesday he submitted his resignation on May 18 but offered to stay until the end of President Donald Trump's foreign trip. The disclosures dogged the president during his first trip overseas since taking office and threaten to overwhelm and stall the agenda for his young administration. Read More »

Diageo plc's (DGE) Buy Rating Reiterated at HSBC Holdings plc

Seadrill Ltd (NYSE:SDRL) has declined 83.13% since May 31, 2016 and is downtrending. It has outperformed by 2.72% the S&P500. The company's market capitalization is GBX 22.10 billion. It now has negative earnings. The average analysts gave this company a mean recommendation of 2.60. As per Thursday, January 28, the company rating was maintained by Liberum Capital. Read More »

Trump set to pull United States out of Paris climate accord

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Business leaders say the Paris deal, also called COP21, will help generate new jobs , limit damage from climate change and help assert American leadership on the global stage. What is not yet clear is whether Trump plans to initiate a formal withdrawal from the Paris accord, which under the terms of the agreement could take three years, or exit the underlying United Nations climate change treaty on which the accord was based. Read More »

General Electric Company (GE) PT Set at $24.00 by Deutsche Bank AG

Finally, Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC bought a new position in Portland General Electric Company during the first quarter valued at approximately $252,000. Guardian Life Insurance Of America owns 1,884 shares for 0.02% of their portfolio. Its down 6.42% from 989,400 shares previously. L & S Advisors Inc increased General Electric Co (GE) stake by 349.86% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Read More »

Ford fires its CEO as it tries to prepare for the future

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The world of mobility is quickly evolving and Ford needs to move faster to adapt, Bill Ford , Ford's executive chairman, said on a press call Monday. parent Alphabet Inc. are disrupting the auto industry. Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) has confirmed that chief executive Mark Fields will step down amid investor worries about the carmarker's falling share price, declining profits and weak sales. Read More »

Pound tumbles amid fears of hung parliament — FX Focus

The projection sent shockwaves through Westminster, and rattled May's Conservative Party . May, who always said she would not debate Corbyn head-to-head, was left backed into a corner. A hung parliament would automatically trigger coalition talks between the major opposition parties, all of which have differing views on how Brexit should be approached. Read More »

Eoin Morgan's century helps England to 339 vs South Africa

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Morgan lauded Moeen's composure at the crease as the pair added 117 runs for the sixth wicket in 81 balls, and England went on to plunder 102 runs in their last 10 overs. And De Villers says the way England have bounced back from their humiliating first-round exit at the 2015 World Cup in Australia and New Zealand has impressed everyone around the globe. Read More »

Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADI) Expected To Report Earnings On Wednesday

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Eight research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, eighteen have given a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company's stock. On Monday, May 29 the stock rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets with "Buy". If you are reading this piece of content on another site, it was stolen and reposted in violation of United States and global copyright & trademark law. Read More »

UK Conservatives extend lead to 10 points over Labour: Kantar poll

Investors had been pushing the pound above $1.30 on hopes a bigger Conservative majority would strengthen May's negotiating power in the coming Brexit negotiations with Brussels, as the United Kingdom looks to establish fresh trade ties after its vote a year ago to exit from the European Union, dubbed Brexit. Read More »

OPEC & other oil producers confirm 9-month extension to output cuts

The cuts are likely to be shared again by a dozen non-members led by top oil producer Russian Federation, which reduced output in tandem with the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries from January. Consultancy Wood Mackenzie said that such a deal leaves its 2017 price forecast of $55 unchanged. In December 2016, OPEC and non-OPEC producers reached their first deal since 2001 to curtail oil output jointly and ease a global glut after more than two years of low prices. Read More »

CNN fires comedian over decapitated Trump photo

Squatty Potty announced earlier Wednesday that they would not be using a new ad campaign in which she was featured. Griffin said she "went way too far " in a video she tweeted on Tuesday apologizing for the photo. I ask for your forgiveness. "I was wrong", she tweeted. I'm taking down the image. Critics from the left and right pounced on the image, including Chelsea Clinton and Donald Trump Jr., calling it "disgusting", "vile" and "wrong". Read More »

JetBlue testing facial-recognition boarding system in Boston

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Inset: JetBlue's first-of-its-kind self-boarding program uses facial recognition. Passengers will still be required to show their passport and boarding pass at security prior to the gate. The company providing the connectivity between the cameras and Customs is SITA, the same company that provides information technology and communications for border security for airlines and airports. Read More »

McDowell's jobless rate for April at 3.9 percent

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Instead, they point to year-over-year trends: Over the last year, the area's workforce has grown by 27,500, representing an annualized growth rate of 2.4 percent. In April, unemployed people totaled 2.88 million, down 3.5 percent over the previous month. "This April, only two counties in the entire state reached that level". Read More »

Illinois House approves minimum wage hike

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This sub-minimum wage has severe consequences for workers in tipped industries, whose poverty rates are much higher than the poverty rates for other workers. He also said that, "you can not say you want to stamp out corruption and not give the people the livable wage to take care of their family". "It's not giving proper notice to our job creators.so, yes, I have significant concerns", he said. Read More »

Oil plunges 5 pct on disappointment with OPEC cuts

West Texas Intermediate for July delivery was at $49.11 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange, up 21 cents, at 8:24 a.m.in London. Many investors had been hoping Saudi Arabia and Russian Federation would pressure fellow producers to either make deeper cuts or to hold their fire power for even longer. Read More »

Are Analysts Bullish National Retail Properties, Inc. (NYSE:NNN) After Last Week?

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Proshare Advisors Lc has 189,126 shares for 0.09% of their portfolio. Looking ahead to earnings forecasts, for the running fiscal period, Wall Street analysts have anticipated that the company will report 0.62 earnings per share. The insider Tessitore Christopher Paul sold $887,893. Another trade for 500 shares valued at $21,650 was sold by Miller Michelle Lynn. MACNAB CRAIG had sold 54,183 shares worth $2.44M. Read More »

AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS) showed monthly volitility of 4.44%

United States Steel ( NYSE X ) traded up 5.22% during mid-day trading on Tuesday, reaching $20.77. More notable recent United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: "United States Steel: Sell The News" on May 15, 2017, also Investorplace.com with their article: "Go Long United States Steel Corporation (X) Stock and Buy American" published on May 24, 2017, Bizjournals.com published: "Longhi retires as US Steel CEO" on May 10, 2017. Read More »

Revenue Approximations Analysis: Cigna Corporation (CI), Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (HPE)

First National Bank & Trust Co. of Newtown now owns 31,911 shares of the technology company's stock valued at $756,000 after buying an additional 80 shares during the period. Once the company decides on whether to pay dividends they may establish a somewhat permanent dividend policy, which may in turn impact on investors and perceptions of the company in the financial markets. Read More »

Trump flies to Israel amid concerns over US-Saudi arms deal

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He put the onus for combating terrorism on the region. Israeli Cabinet minister Yuval Steinitz, a close confidant of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, said while the Iranian threat is a "joint interest" of Israel and Gulf Arabs, the size of the arms deal is a cause for concern. Read More »

Drugmakers accused of fueling devastating opiate crisis

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Last year, he said, 2.3 million people in OH, or about a fifth of the state's population, were prescribed opioids. The companies disseminated that information through medical journals, sales pitches and the use of "front groups" set up to promote opioid products. Read More »