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Government Health Insurance Markets Holding Up - Barely

Actual participation and final rates won't be set until later in the year. While some insurers, including industry giant Humana, are pulling entirely out of the ACA health insurance exchanges, Blue Cross-Blue Shield announced its plans to return to the marketplace. Read More »

North Korea says Otto Warmbier's death 'is a mystery to us'

North Korea has denied it cruelly treated or tortured a United States student who was detained for more than year and died days after being released in a coma. Later, he was seen on TV tearfully confessing that he attempted to steal a propaganda banner from a hotel. After global outrage and over a year of imprisonment, North Korea released Warmbier last week , saying his health had deteriorated after a bout of botulism. Read More »

Radian Group Inc. (RDN) Shares Sold by TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC

The company had a trading volume of 362,869 shares. Pengrowth Energy Corp (USA) (NYSE:PGH) has declined 47.75% since June 20, 2016 and is downtrending. RDN's total short interest was 5.28 million shares in June as published by FINRA. It also reduced its holding in Schwab Strategic Tr (SCHM) by 6,825 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 23,339 shares, and cut its stake in Ishares Tr (IWR). Read More »

Uber's SVP of Business Emil Michael Just Left the Company


Accounts of harassment are now being compiled by the former attorney general Eric H Holder Jr, and findings are expected to be released on Tuesday, 13 June. Uber is set to reveal the recommendations from the report to employees Tuesday. Earlier this month, Uber fired over 20 employees after an investigation into allegations of harassment. Read More »

Mortgage chiefs downgrade buy to let forecast for next 18 months


CML director general Paul Smee said the figures had been revised because an expected upturn in buy-to-let lending following the stamp duty change had simply not materialised. Mortgage lending has remained relatively stable with interest rates remaining low. "But a shake-out in the buy-to-let market was long overdue and our data suggests that canny investors are already starting to stockpile cash so that they are ready to exploit the opportunities which will inevitably present themselves in ... Read More »

Graves Votes to Repeal Dodd-Frank, End Era of Big Bank Bailouts


Democrats strongly oppose the bill , dubbing it "the wrong choice act". "Our community banks are in trouble", said Speaker Paul Ryan , R-Wis. Lance added that those who have lost the most under Dodd-Frank are those who can't afford to take their business elsewhere. The Federal Reserve has described the US banking system as much more robust and resilient than it was before the financial crisis. Read More »

Tatas better candidate if Air India is privatised: Mittal


There is more than just an element of truth about history inching towards a full circle with the Tata Group expressing interest in the ailing Air India . After Independence, the government bought a 49-per cent stake in Air India in 1948, and nationalised the carrier in 1953. There are various proposals, including complete privatisation, are on the table to reverse the fortunes of Air India but there is no finality yet. Read More »

BlackBerry misses forecasts as services sales fall


Revenue excluding some costs was US$244 million (RM1.04 billion) in the fiscal first quarter compared with the average analyst estimate of US$265.4 million. BlackBerry Ltd (NASDAQ: BBRY ) yearly performance is 64.09% and net profit margin is -92.10%. BMO Capital Markets set a C$8.00 target price on shares of BlackBerry and gave the stock a "market perform" rating in a research report on Monday, April 3rd. Read More »

BT Group plc (BT.A) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Deutsche Bank AG

Cipher Capital LP owns 0.12% invested in CIT Group Inc. Airain holds 122,942 shares or 0.34% of its portfolio. Receive News & Ratings for Shawbrook Group PLC Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Shawbrook Group PLC and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter. Read More »

Deflation risks have definitely gone away, ECB's Draghi says

Indeed, Draghi said risks to the growth outlook are now "broadly balanced", in contrast to the previous description of those risks as tilted to the downside. They cut their inflation forecast for this year to 1.5% from 1.7% and their forecast for 2018 to 1.3% from 1.6%, in each case below the ECB's target of just below 2%. Read More »

Why Is Bellicum Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (BLCM) Moving So Hard, So Fast?


Musso sold 6,311 shares of the business's stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, May 25th. (BLCM)'s shares projecting a $28 target price . Presently, it has a Return on Equity (ROE) of -63.40% and Return on Investment (ROI) of -58.40%. The company had revenue of $0.13 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $0.09 million. Read More »

UAE warns Qatar over neighbors' demands

After the Egyptian military ousted Morsi, Egypt revoked Al Jazeera's press credentials and imprisoned three of its employees for collaborating with the Muslim Brotherhood. Qatari officials did not reply immediately to requests for comment. Doha has repeatedly said it was prepared to negotiate concessions if provided with a list of complaints, but only if accompanied by evidence and so long as it did not risk Qatar's independence. Read More »

Which Analysts Are Watching Steel Dynamics, Inc. (NASDAQ:STLD)?

Moreover, Goldman Sachs Group Inc Inc has 0.08% invested in Steel Dynamics, Inc. The stock increased 1.03% or $0.34 during the last trading session, reaching $33.25. Globeflex L P, a California-based fund reported 92,740 shares. (NASDAQ:STLD). Palladium Partners Ltd holds 0.05% of its portfolio in Steel Dynamics, Inc. Read More »

The Finish Line, Inc. (FINL): Start Paying Attention to Revised Ratings

Aperio Gru Limited Liability, California-based fund reported 14,105 shares. Find out what's going on in today's market and bring any questions you have to Benzinga's PreMarket Prep . If the share price is now hovering near the 52 week low and the value is achieved in the current past then it can suggest that the price of the shares is likely to go up. Read More »

White House Says Hopeful Healthcare Reform To Be Completed By August

He worked for CNN at the Supreme Court on Thursday. Shortly after dismissing Flynn, the president mused privately that maybe he could bring him back - despite understanding, said a senior White House official, that Flynn faced other challenges within the administration and realistically could not rejoin the team. Read More »

Turkey to use its authority to resolve Qatar crisis


In their apparent bid to secure USA support and that of Israel, they further suspended all land, air and sea traffic with Qatar, expelled its diplomats and ordered Qatari citizens to leave their countries. Bahrain, Qatar and the United Arab Emirates joined the Istanbul Cooperation Initiative (ICI), aimed at long-term global and regional security through NATO's practical bilateral security cooperation with Middle East countries. Read More »

Analysts See $0.73 EPS for Chemical Financial Corporation (CHFC)

It has outperformed by 80.48% the S&P500. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, one has assigned a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the stock. Another trade for 27,500 shares valued at $1.33 million was sold by WEISS ARTHUR A. 175,000 shares were sold by Provost David T, worth $8.44 million on Monday, January 30. Read More »

EPS for Citizens Financial Group Inc (CFG) Expected At $0.59

About 4.44M shares traded. More interesting news about Citizens Financial Group Inc (NYSE: CFG ) were released by: Prnewswire.com and their article: "EQUITY ALERT: Rosen Law Firm Announces Filing of Securities Class Action ..." published on June 09, 2017 as well as Businesswire.com's news article titled: "Law Offices of Howard G. Read More »

Price Target Analysis Platform Specialty Products Corporation (PAH)


Credit Suisse has "Neutral" rating and $14.0 target. "Ultimately, through all this investigation into the company's performance the analyst decides if their stock is a "buy", sell" or hold". After this purchase, 13,130,546 common shares of PAH are directly owned by the insider, with total stake valued at $167,151,851. North Star Inv Mgmt reported 475 shares. Read More »

Airbnb said to ready a premium tier to compete more with hotels


To pass inspection, Airbnb hosts would have to treat their listings like hotels and provide fancy towels and bed linens and travel-size shampoo and conditioner. Obviously having a nice towel matters. For hosts who are already basically Airbnb professionals, it's a way to make some extra money. It's all aimed at attracting higher-paying travelers who are likely to be more comfortable with a hotel stay and perhaps unsure about Airbnb . Read More »

Four Republican senators not ready to vote for healthcare bill

McConnell stitched it together behind closed doors, potentially moving President Donald Trump and the GOP toward achieving perhaps their fondest goal - repealing Obama's 2010 statute, his proudest domestic legacy. The Senate plans to vote on their bill next week, after just three days of planned debate on the Senate floor. Shelley Moore Capito of West Virginia, Lisa Murkowski of Alaska, Susan Collins of ME and Rob Portman of Ohio. Read More »