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S&P 500 index slips, posts its first down week in a month

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Treasury yields and the dollar lower. The S&P 500 is down 8.39 points, or 0.3 percent. The retailers were in focus on Thursday because of the release of April retail sales data on Friday. The US Treasuries market rallied with benchmark 10-year yields posting the biggest one-day drop in more than three weeks, spurred lower by the weaker-than-expected retail sales and inflation data that diminished the view the Federal Reserve would raise interest rates a couple of times for the rest of ... Read More »

Cyber attack disrupting British NHS was international: May

Spain's industry ministry said in a separate statement that the attack did not affect networks or end users of services offered by the companies targeted. The attack on the NHS seemed perhaps the most audacious, because it had life-or-death implications for hospitals and ambulance services. Portugal Telecom and Telefonica Argentina both said they were also targeted. Read More »

Hot Stocks Report: ZIOPHARM Oncology, Inc. (ZIOP), OvaScience, Inc. (OVAS)

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OvaScience, Inc. has 0 buy ratings, 3 holds and 0 sells even after the stock tumbled -86.22% from its high of $10.09 to a $49.94 million market value through last close. The stock carved out a 52-week low down at $4.45. Equity research analysts have forecasted the stock level. ZIOPHARM Oncology, Inc. was covered by a number of analysts recently, 1 rated the stock as Buy, 0 rated Outperform, 4 rated Hold, 0 gave an Underperform and 0 rated sell. Read More »

Overblown claim on new China trade deal

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The president celebrated news of the deal by tweeting: "China just agreed that the US will be allowed to sell beef, and other major products, into China once again. US electronic payment providers will gain access to the Chinese market, while Chinese banks should gain broader access to USA customers. But China banned US chicken imports in 2015, after an outbreak of bird flu in the Midwest. Read More »

Enphase Energy Inc (ENPH) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts

The firm has a 50 day moving average of $1.26 and a 200 day moving average of $1.31. Moving average is significant analytical tool used to discover current price trends and the possibility for a change in an established trend. The company was initiated on Tuesday, May 24 by Topeka Capital Markets. Float is the number of shares available for trading of a particular stock. Floating stock is calculated by subtracting closely-held shares and restricted stock from a firm's total outstanding shares. Read More »

Trump Signs Executive Order That Creates Committee To Investigate Voter Fraud

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White House officials said Trump plans to sign an executive order to establish the commission and name Vice President Mike Pence and Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach to lead it. Trump's commission comes in the wake of allegations by this president that "millions" voted illegally in 2016, thus denying him the majority of the popular vote. Read More »

Pegasystems Inc. (NASDAQ:PEGA) Valuation According To Analysts

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The RSI oscillates between zero and 100. Analyst's Analysis on Pegasystems, Inc . (PEGA) is at 82.69. To stay one step ahead we extended our research by comparing different price targets. Nonetheless, from here on out, earnings per share forecasts for the current quarter are $0.22. (NASDAQ:PEGA) was up +10.41% during the last trading session, with a day high of 56.15. Read More »

Consensus Buy Rated Stocks: Omeros Corporation (NASDAQ:OMER) Inuvo, Inc. (:INUV)

Shares of Omeros Corporation (NASDAQ: OMER ), lost -8.30% to $14.80. Relative strength index (RSI-14) for Omeros Corporation (OMER ) is at 45.68. Moving average strategies are also popular and can be tailored to any time frame, suiting both long term investors and short-term traders. Moving averages can be very helpful for identifying peaks and troughs. Read More »

Europe fears expansion of inflight laptop ban

The US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is expected to make the announcement about the extension of the ban, soon, media reports said on Thursday. "Just from London-Heathrow Airport, there's about 110 flights a day that fly to the USA - it presents a challenge of how do you do that in a way that is efficient and effective", Pistole said. Read More »

Hanford Contractors Plan To Fill Tunnel Collapse With Soil

Perry announced Thursday morning that the 400-square-foot hole was filled swiftly and safely. Governor Inslee said a planned state enforcement order would require the U.S. Workers are wearing protective suits and breathing masks, said the department, which issued a video of the remediation. Non-essential workers are being sent home from a nuclear waste storage site in Washington state after the partial collapse of an underground tunnel where nuclear waste is kept in rail cars. Read More »

Deutsche reiterated Compass Group (LON:CPG) as 'Hold'

Jefferies Group LLC upgraded shares of Drax Group Plc (LON:DRX) to a buy rating in a research report released on Tuesday, May 2nd. Compass Group has 1,643,074,000 shares which are now outstanding with shareholders and have a price of 1597.93 bringing Compass Group's market capitalisation to 26.26B GBP. Read More »

Oil spikes as USA inventories tumble by more than expected

Crude inventories USOILC=ECI fell 5.2 million barrels in the week to May 5, the U.S. Energy Information Administration said , compared with expectations for a decrease of 1.8 million barrels. Iraq and Algeria said Thursday, May 11, 2017, that they support the extension of oil production cuts by OPEC and non-OPEC producers through the end of the year to try to boost prices. Read More »

TD Securities Reiterates Buy Rating for New Gold Inc. (NGD)

In order to reach an opinion and communicate the value and volatility of a covered security, analysts research public financial statements, listen in on conference calls and talk to managers and the customers of a company, typically in an attempt to capture the findings for a research report. Read More »

Florida airport erupts into chaos after canceled flights leave passengers stranded

Videos posted by passengers showed a chaotic scene, with authorities doing their best to separate fighting fliers. Nine flights were canceled, according to WSVN , which led to long lines and boiling tempers. Chicago visitors Tamari Cameron, 23, and Latreece Smith, 26, spent the night at the airport after their flight was canceled. The carrier had 37 cancellations by mid-morning Tuesday, following 65 on Monday, according to flight tracking service FlightAware .com. Read More »

Korea 'litmus test' of US-China relations: Snyder

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It accused the CIA and South Korean intelligence of targeting the dignity of the country's supreme leadership. How far China would go in helping change North Korea's behavior is a "litmus test" that will affect the future of the relations between Washington and Beijing, a US expert said Friday. Read More »

Chelsea Wins Premier League

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Albion will secure their second-ever highest Premier League points tally should they win, and Pulis confirmed the Baggies wouldn't simply roll over for the champions-elect. Unsurprisingly, Conte didn't have much to say about them - this isn't and shouldn't be the focus, whether the rumors are about him or his players - but also made it pretty clear just exactly where his future lies. Read More »

What Do Analysts Suggest For Kinross Gold Corporation (KGC)

About 23,261 shares traded. Acceleron Pharma Inc (NASDAQ:XLRN) has declined 20.02% since October 4, 2016 and is downtrending. It has outperformed by 2.08% the S&P500. On Friday, April 28 the stock rating was maintained by Credit Suisse with "Hold". The firm now has a buy rating on the stock. The rating was downgraded by Robert W. Read More »

Bling Fling: Coach Will Spend $2.4B on Kate Spade

Reports of a Kate Spade buyout had swirled around for weeks before Kate Spade confirmed in February that it was indeed on the selling block. It was quickly picked up by NY departments stores such as Sak's and Neiman Marcus. "The acquisition of Kate Spade is an important step in Coach's evolution as a customer-focused, multi-brand organisation". Coach has been following the same strategy for quite some time to enhance its brand positioning. Read More »