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Muslims observing Ramadan saved residents in London high-rise fire

Plumes of black smoke were still billowing into the air hours after the blaze was sparked. The number is expected to rise further. In a statement, Commander Stuart Cundy of the Metropolitan Police said, "I can confirm there have been a number of fatalities and others receiving medical care". Read More »

Scalise In Critical Condition After Virginia Shooting

Out on the field, Representative Steve Scalise was hit by a bullet. He was airlifted to a local hospital. The shooting of Scalise, a Republican from Louisiana, is the latest disturbing example of the extremely polarized political and cultural environment since Donald Trump won the White House . Read More »

Analyst Hints Surrounding MGM Resorts International (MGM) And Herc Holdings Inc. (HRI)

Meiji Yasuda Asset Management Co Ltd. boosted its stake in MGM Resorts International (NYSE:MGM) by 27.3% during the first quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Consolidated Invest Group Incorporated Llc reported 179,073 shares. Paloma Prtnrs Communication has invested 0.03% of its portfolio in MGM Resorts International (NYSE:MGM). Read More »

James Investment Research Inc. Has $1.73 Million Position in Amgen Inc. (AMGN)

The quarterly performance stats for Amgen Inc. stands at -8.71% and the half-yearly performance is at 14.63%. It has underperformed by 11.43% the S&P500. The firm earned "Market Perform" rating on Tuesday, September 1 by Raymond James. Baird reaffirmed a "neutral" rating and set a $165.00 target price on shares of Amgen in a research report on Friday, March 17th. Read More »

HMS Holdings Corp (HMSY) Getting Somewhat Critical Media Coverage, Report Shows


It has underperformed by 4.22% the S&P500. And, It's sure Bart's purchase isn't going to remain ignored as he today is possessing 46,868 shares - ( 0.06% of Hms Holdings Corp's Market Cap ). 174,860 are held by Credit Suisse Ag. Atlantic Securities initiated Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL) on Wednesday, January 6 with "Overweight" rating. Read More »

(BA) is up at $191.09 Boeing Streamlining Defense and Space…

An RSI reading above 80 indicates that a stock is overbought while anything below 20 is oversold. Also, EVP J Michael Luttig sold 7,986 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, May 2nd. The stock has "Underperform" rating by RBC Capital Markets on Thursday, January 12. The rating was initiated by Sterne Agee CRT on Thursday, December 17 with "Buy". Read More »

Dollar bounces back from 7-month lows after strong Fed statement


US Federal Reserve on Wednesday raised the benchmark interest rates for the fourth time since December 2015, and unveiled a plan to start trimming its balance sheet. But Fed officials have said they think inflation will soon pick up along with the economy. Though some economists believe the United States has reached near full employment , suggesting higher rates are needed to cool the economy down, Kashkari disagrees. Read More »

Time To Rake In Healthy Returns From Superior Energy Services, Inc. (SPN)

Prudential PLC now owns 2,310,600 shares of the oil and gas company's stock worth $39,003,000 after buying an additional 666,200 shares during the period. Equities research analysts predict that Superior Energy Services will post ($1.73) EPS for the current fiscal year. If you are accessing this story on another site, it was stolen and republished in violation of USA and global trademark & copyright law. Read More »

Bernie Sanders says man ID'd as shooter was on campaign


Walsh said Hodgkinson never talked politics with him and did not seem prone to violence. It was not immediately known on Wednesday how long Hodgkinson had been staying in the Washington area. The gunman was later identified as 66-year-old James Hodgkinson . Hodgkinson apparently complied and the deputy left without taking any further action. Read More »

4000 cows to be airlifted to Qatar

Qatar , which imported vast majority of its food from bigger Gulf Arab neighbours before the diplomatic shutdown, has been cooperating with Iran and Turkey to secure food and water. He said Pakistan should request the Gulf countries to show restraint and resolve their difference through negotiations. Qatar has called those charges baseless. Read More »

Paper says Mueller probe looking at obstruction

Sessions denied meeting privately with Russian ambassador Sergey Kislyak at the Mayflower Hotel in April past year. He vowed to defend his honor "against scurrilous and false allegations". Rosenstein said he has. Sen. Christopher Coons, D-Del., asked Rosenstein: Why would the deputy attorney general have written a memo to Sessions that was "exclusively" about a matter from which Sessions was recused? He said he would agree to dismiss Mueller only if there were a legitimate basis ... Read More »

Enbridge Inc Common Stock (ENB) Hits 52-Week High

M&T Bank Corp now owns 167,024 shares of the pipeline company's stock valued at $3,174,000 after buying an additional 484 shares during the last quarter. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, May 4th. Finally, Proficio Capital Partners LLC bought a new stake in shares of Enbridge Energy Management during the first quarter worth $213,000. Read More »

Traders Buy Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) on Weakness Following Insider Selling


Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance Company who had been investing in Wal for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $241.56B market cap company. Therefore 38% are positive. Wal-Mart Stores Inc had 81 analyst reports since August 14, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has "Neutral" rating given on Friday, February 19 by M Partners. Read More »

US consumer prices slipped 0.1 per cent in May


In addition to a drop in energy costs last month, the price of clothing, airline fares and medical care also declined. Another rate hike this year is "becoming less of a sure thing as every month of data comes out", said Michael Dolega, senior economist at TD Economics. Read More »

Putin, Saudi King Discuss Qatar Diplomatic Crisis

The Turkish president has vowed to keep supporting Qatar and has said the dispute should be resolved before the end of the holy month of Ramadan. During the meeting, they disclosed procedures and steps taken by the three states to sever diplomatic and consular relations with Qatar in light of the three states' commitment to combat terrorism, dry up sources of funding terrorism and counter extremism, the Saudi Press Agency reported. Read More »

British and Irish Lions: Warren Gatland frets over scrum officiating


Instead, they gave up some of that momentum and confidence with a performance which lacked finesse and the defensive resolve that marked the Crusaders victory. The Highlanders signaled their intention from the outset, keeping the ball for most of the first five minutes and moving it at high tempo but settling for an opening penalty to flyhalf Lima Sopoaga. Read More »

Feds Hike Key Interest Rate: What You Need to Know


The Federal Reserve pressed ahead with plans to shrink its $4.5 trillion in bond holdings, outlining on Wednesday a very gradual plan for trimming securities that came in at the low end of Wall Street estimates. The economy grew at an anemic 1.2 percent annual rate from January through March. That said, as the Fed continues to raise rates in the coming year or two, that should eventually cause mortgage rates to go up. Read More »

Oil drop, weak data weigh on Wall St; Fed move looms

The hike will push interest rates above 1 percent for the first time since the immediate aftermath of the collapse of Lehman Brothers in 2008. The central bank also kept its forecast for one more hike in 2017 and announced some measures for shrinking the $4.5 trillion balance sheet this year. Read More »

London Fire: Baby dropped, caught as high-rise burns

I don't know what happened to them". He said "a lot of people" were still unaccounted for and urged any survivors to contact the authorities. Local residents said they had warned repeatedly over fire safety in the block. "The whole one side of the building was on fire". Firefighters take a break from attempting to extinguish the blaze. Burning debris cascaded from the blazing building. Read More »