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Though economy surprises, ECB to stick with stimulus program

ECB MEETS: Investors will be keeping an eye on the European Central Bank's meeting and news conference later in the day, where policymakers are expected to sketch out their latest plans for the bank's bond-buying stimulus program. Finishing with a quick look at oil, the Energy Information Administration's (EIA) weekly report showed a buildup in USA crude oil inventories amounting to 3.30 million barrels, vastly diverging from expectations of a drop by 3.46m barrels. Read More »

Trump Announces Plan To Privatize Air Traffic Control

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He said the Canadian air traffic operations are fully digitized, compared to National Airport where controllers still use a manual system with cards to line up flights. While the current FAA-led ATC system has produced one of the safest aviation programs in the world, there has been bipartisan efforts to rid the system of delays and cancellations. Read More »

Odds favour Theresa May's win as voting set to begin in UK

May had a slim working majority of 17 at the dissolution of the last parliament and called the election in a bid to strengthen her position going into the Brexit talks. Labour has successfully painted the election as a choice between two visions of society, promising to govern "for the many, not the few". Despite being seen as an unlikely leader - one who has faced off a rebellion by his own MPs - Corbyn has gained momentum during the election campaign and regularly attracts big ... Read More »

Public schools to offer summer food service

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Children across the Mid-South will have a meal this summer thanks to the Summer Food Service Program. They also provide safe places for our children to get a meal, and participate in educational programs and physical activities, and they allow families to extend their food budgets during the summer months. Read More »

'I'm going to be a terrorist,' 3rd London Bridge attacker told authorities

It was not immediately clear how the three knew each other, but Collina said she recognised both Butt and Elkhdar as friends of her son. Since the attack, he has said he fully supported the actions of the police. The number of police officers in England and Wales has fallen by around 20,000 since 2009, according to Home Office figures. Transport for London has confirmed that Butt worked as trainee customer services assistant for six months previous year. Read More »

Trump hung U.S. out to dry on Paris climate agreement

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Trump's decision to pull out of the climate deal has triggered heavy criticism and many states have vowed to stick to the agreement nonetheless. They are able to fight Mr Trump's plans because energy policy in the U.S. is shared between national, state and local government. In 2013, the city's climate action plan stated a commitment to reduce greenhouses gas emissions to below zero by 2050 - a directive that's also part of the Paris agreement. Read More »

Ex-FBI head accuses Trump of pressure on Russian Federation probe

Comey is expected to say Thursday that President Trump asked him to "lift the cloud" over him and the federal investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 USA election. Comey says he told the President that the best he could do was conduct the investigation as quickly as possible, and that if it did not find anything, it would also have been important to have done that work well. Read More »

(KSS) Stock Rating Lowered by Vetr Inc

Kohl's Co. (NYSE: KSS ) had its price objective dropped by stock analysts at Royal Bank of Canada from $42.00 to $39.00 in a report issued on Friday, May 12th. Kohl's Corporation (KSS ) now trades with a market capitalization of $6.23 Billion. The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, June 21st. Read More »

Oil prices under pressure from rising OPEC supplies

Data from the American Petroleum Institute (API) showed crude inventories were down by 8.7 million barrels at 513.2 million in the week to 26 May. As OPEC and other major producers cap their production, analysts see US crude output continuing to trend higher as long as global prices stay above $40, a threshold at which many large USA oil companies can produce at a profit. Read More »

Are Analysts Bullish CVS Health Corp (NYSE:CVS) After Last Week?

It has underperformed by 41.10% the S&P500. (PLD) stake by 17.23% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Market Cap is also the figure use to determine company's size, as opposed to using sales or total asset figures. JP Morgan has "Overweight" rating and $123 target. First Foundation Advisors reported 0.02% in CVS Health Corp (NYSE:CVS). Evercore ISI reissued an "outperform" rating and set a $88.00 price objective (up previously from $87.00) on shares of CVS Health Corp in a research note on ... Read More »

Taking a Fresh Look at Regions Financial Corporation (RF)

The stock had a trading volume of 89,341 shares. FNY Partners Fund LP purchased a new position in Regions Financial Corp during the first quarter worth approximately $103,000. The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, June 13th. Stockholders of record on Monday, May 8th were paid a dividend of $0.04 per share. Read More »

(TSO) Shares Bought by State Treasurer State of MI

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Ontario Teachers Pension Plan Board now owns 28,062 shares of the oil and gas company's stock valued at $2,233,000 after buying an additional 8,170 shares during the period. Tesoro's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 35.95%. Robeco Institutional Asset Mngmt Bv, a Netherlands-based fund reported 120,781 shares. Since May 31, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 1 insider sale for $89,304 activity. Read More »

Ex-FBI Director James Comey's prepared testimony released

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Comey's appearance June 8, 2017, before the Senate intelligence committee, during which he's expected to describe his encounters with President Donald Trump in the weeks before he was sacked as Federal Bureau of Investigation director, is one of the most anticipated congressional hearings in years. Read More »

Wpp Plc (WPP) Receives GBX 1961.47 Consensus PT from Brokerages

Shares of Jupiter Fund Management PLC ( JUP ) traded up 0.40% during trading on Friday, hitting GBX 506.00. Private Advisor Group LLC boosted its position in shares of AstraZeneca plc (NYSE:AZN) by 155.4% during the first quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Read More »

Earnings Forecast of Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (HPE)

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Finally, Huntington National Bank raised its position in Hewlett Packard Enterprise by 19.3% in the third quarter. James Investment Research Inc. now owns 5,580 shares of the technology company's stock valued at $132,000 after buying an additional 450 shares in the last quarter. Read More »

Insider Trading at Kinder Morgan Inc?

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AVT share have plunged by -22.29% in percentage terms since the start of the year - and retreated -0.16% in the last month. The Huntington Steele Llc holds 54,888 shares with $1.14M value, down from 74,583 last quarter. 106 funds opened positions while 309 raised stakes. Dekabank Deutsche Girozentrale owns 727,238 shares for 0.16% of their portfolio. Janus Capital Mngmt Limited Liability Co reported 939,460 shares. Read More »