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Trump says he would testify under oath that Comey lied

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Comey also revealed that he'd orchestrated the public release of information about his private conversations with the president in an effort to further the investigation. And if Comey's testimony is indeed factual, would this constitute the impeachable offense of "obstruction of justice" which Comey said will be up to the special counsel to determine? TRUMP: Well, I didn't say that . Read More »

LeBron, Cavs end Warriors perfect post-season run in Game 4

CLEVELAND The Cleveland Cavaliers staved off NBA Finals elimination and ended Golden State's shot at an unprecedented flawless run through the playoffs with a gritty 137-116 win over the Warriors on Friday. It appeared on TV replays that Pachulia swatted Shumpert in the groin, but there was no flagrant foul assessed. While officials Mike Callahan, Marc Davis and John Goble were reviewing that play - they seemed totally overmatched at times - Durant and James exchanged words and ... Read More »

Insider Trading Activity - Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. Common St (NYSE:WMT)

About 7.33 million shares traded. Shares of Wal-Mart Stores Inc ( WMT ) traded up 0.62% on Friday, reaching $79.42. It has underperformed by 2.87% the S&P500. Bluefin Trading Limited Liability Co reported 21,227 shares. Of the analysts surveyed by Reuters that track Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. Russell Investments Group Ltd. Read More »

Sterling stunned by UK election shock, stocks await more results

This trend is only likely to accelerate in the short term as a result of the election , which will be cold comfort for Irish businesses trading in the United Kingdom market . 'Overseas investment is unaltered by the election apart from changes to sterling which should act positively as we have seen over the last 12 months. Read More »

Uber fires 20 employees following harassment complaints

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And it fired employees following the report by Perkins Coie. "This is a significant action by Uber to give a strong message to take these actions seriously". Uber has been taking steps to change company culture following a series of scandals that appeared to demonstrate aggressive business practices and a toxic work environment. Read More »

May to form government and will work with DUP

Britain's typically right-wing press savaged May over the election outcome, questioning whether she will be able to remain in power after a result that leaves her reliant on uniting rival factions within her party to deliver Brexit . "That's not a matter for me", she said. Conservative MP Nigel Evans told CNN his party shot itself "in the head" with an "irrelevant" manifesto, which was peppered with "arsenic". Read More »

More terrorists detained by Intelligence Ministry

Trump later joined world leaders who expressed sympathy with Iran . Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif responded that such "repugnant" statements are rejected by the Iranian people, adding that "terror-sponsoring despots threaten to bring the fight to our homeland". Read More »

May 'sorry' for election result which cost Tory MPs their seats

And I want to encourage all Conservatives to come through this hard period, unite behind the Prime Minister, and focus on the need to heal the divisions in our country. But perhaps one of the biggest talking points will be the performance of Mr Corbyn, whose message focused on economic and social inequality and the main carrot of scrapping tuition fees which appealed to the youth. Read More »

Nektar Therapeutics (NKTR) Getting Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Report Finds

UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. owned approximately 0.06% of Nektar Therapeutics worth $1,163,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Bridger Management Llc owns 3.94 million shares or 3.37% of their U.S. Nikko Asset Management Americas Inc decreased Canadian Natural Resources Lt (CNQ) stake by 24.61% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. If you are viewing this piece on another publication, it was illegally stolen and reposted in violation of USA and worldwide copyright & trademark legislation. Read More »

Ferrellgas Partners, LP (FGP) Shares Down 6.1% After Earnings Miss

If the $4.72 price target is reached, the company will be worth $34.35 million less. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Ferrellgas Partners , L.P. from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a research report on Tuesday, May 9th. It now has negative earnings. The propane and related equipment sales segment consists of the distribution of propane and related equipment and supplies. Read More »

Apple HomePod Speaker is $349 Take on Google Home and Amazon Echo

But does HomePod stand a chance against the rivals? It's called the HomePod (yes, I know). Tim Cook , Apple's CEO, confirmed that Amazon Prime Video for Apple TV will roll out "later this year", which is also around the time the company plans to release more information about tvOS. Read More »

(INTC) Stake Decreased by First PREMIER Bank

About 2,139 shares traded. UnitedHealth Group Inc (NYSE:UNH) has risen 32.76% since June 9, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 0.16% the S&P500. On Friday, January 15 the stock rating was maintained by Topeka Capital Markets with "Buy". The stock has "Neutral" rating by Bank of America on Tuesday, November 22. Read More »

Worldwide efforts intensify to resolve Qatar dispute in Gulf

In a series of tweets Tuesday , Trump took partial credit and expressed support for the anti-Qatar alliance's actions, suggesting his tough remarks during a visit to Saudi Arabia two weeks ago spurred them on. From the perspective of USA strategic interests, the desired outcome is eventual reconciliation among these regional partners, and the Saudi-led collective has sufficient leverage to achieve that without the US further isolating Qatar and embroiling itself in a thorny regional dispute. Read More »

Arbor Realty Trust Inc (ABR) Short Interest Update

Vanguard Group Inc. increased its position in shares of Arbor Realty Trust by 4.4% in the first quarter. In other news, Director Stephen E. Westhead sold 1,217 shares of the company's stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, May 17th. Read More »

RBI keeps policy rate unchanged for fourth meeting

Post demonetisation, the MPC has taken a cautious approach and has not touched key policy rates. If the verdict from the RBI's monetary policy committee (MPC) is anything to go by, it has certainly failed to deliver on the expectations of Arun Jaitley, India's Finance Minister. Read More »

Apple unveils 10.5in iPad Pro with A10X processor

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The main new feature in the new MacBook is that it sports seventh-generation Intel Kaby Lake processors . Fusion Drive is now standard on all 27-inch configurations and the top-end 21.5-inch iMac . The new 10.5-inch iPad Pro Wi-Fi only variants are going to be priced at Rs.52,900 for the 64GB model , Rs.60,900 for the 256GB mode, and Rs.76,900 for the 512GB model . Read More »

Trump's lawyer to file complaint against James Comey

Comey delivered a scathing indictment of his former boss, accusing him of trying to block an investigation of former national security adviser Michael Flynn and saying the White House defamed him and the FBI in trying to explain his dismissal. Read More »

In Cincinnati Trump calls on Democrats to help rebuild USA infrastructure

President Donald Trump confirmed his plan to invest $1 trillion into infrastructure remodeling Wednesday, saying "It's time to rebuild our country". The "House took an important first step to rescue Americans from this calamity" - it's the Senate's turn to act, he said. 'The last statewide insurer in the great state of OH is leaving, ' Trump said. Read More »

Palo Capital Inc. Reduces Stake in Duke Energy Corp (DUK)

Valley National Advisers Inc. now owns 2,671 shares of the utilities provider's stock worth $219,000 after buying an additional 18 shares in the last quarter. Conning stated it has 19,198 shares or 0.06% of all its holdings. Ltd. increased its position in Duke Energy Corp by 1,296.0% in the fourth quarter. Over the past 2 quarters, the stock is up 15.60%, compared with a gain of almost 6.66% for 3 months and about 3.98% for the past 30 days. Read More »

Loopup Group PLC (LOOP) Insider Purchases £15500 in Stock

About 403,624 shares traded. AstraZeneca plc (ADR) (NYSE:AZN) has risen 19.45% since June 2, 2016 and is uptrending. Finally, Macquarie reaffirmed an "outperform" rating and set a GBX 2,100 ($26.97) price objective on shares of Wpp Plc in a research note on Friday, April 7th. Read More »

Rafael Nadal cruises past Roberto Bautista Agut to reach quarters

The French Open is reaching its twilight stages with the quarter-finals beginning today. Novak Djokovic could create a three-way tie later Sunday when he faces Albert Ramos-Vinolas. Rafael Nadal lines up a serve against Spain's Roberto Bautista Agut . "It was great fun to play out there", he said . "You try to take a few risks, and then of course you make more mistakes than usual". Read More »

Instinet Downgrades Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI) to Reduce

Broderick Brian C increased Analog Devices ( ADI ) stake by 142.94% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Perigon Wealth Management LLC now owns 45,504 shares of the semiconductor company's stock worth $3,729,000 after buying an additional 2,704 shares in the last quarter. Read More »