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Emergency declared after nuclear waste tunnel collapse

It said emergency crews on the scene were reporting that soil had slid on top of the tunnel in an area 20 feet by 20 feet (six meters by six meters). Developed in 1943 as a nuclear reactor and processing plant, Hanford was once home to the first large-scale plutonium production reactor in the world. Read More »

Trump's attempt to intimidate Comey could come back to haunt him

This is unsafe ground when the nation's presumption whenever the president or his spokespeople say something has to be disbelief. The suggestion of the tape came as a chilling reminder of the Watergate scandal, during which it had emerged that former President Richard Nixon used to record conversations in the White House. Read More »

Don't surrender to the banks: Turnbull

The levy will apply to Australia's largest five banks - ANZ Bank; Westpac; Commonwealth Bank; Macquarie and National Australia Bank. Until now investors could claim a tax deduction on travel costs when visiting a property they owned, while there has been no limit to the number of times an owner could visit each year. Read More »

Sinkhole filled at collapsed Hanford nuke site tunnel


The hole was discovered Tuesday at the former nuclear weapons production complex, prompting the evacuation of some workers and thousands of others to shelter-in-place for a few hours. "There was an eight foot deep cap of soil on top of the facility and it collapsed". There is a vast amount of nuclear waste stored at the Hanford site, about the size of Rhode Island, and not all of the storage sites are inspected daily, Heeter said. Read More »

Hot Stock Overview: MGIC Investment Corp. (MTG)

Similarly, the company's last 5 years high P/E ratio is 39.38 and low P/E is 20.55, whereas, the industry's and sector's high P/E for the past year is 32.46 and 48 respectively and low P/E ratio for the last 5 years is 15.01 for the industry and 13.59 for the Sector. Read More »

Crude prices rise in expectation of Aramco supply cut

On the New York Mercantile Exchange crude futures for June delivery rose 0.49% to $47.56 a barrel, while on London's Intercontinental Exchange, Brent gained 0.44% to $50.44 a barrel. Gasoline demand also perked, as USA gasoline futures were up 2.4% after the report. The Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and non-Opec member countries will meet in Vienna on May 25 to discuss whether to continue output cuts of 1.8 million bpd in an effort to reduce a global crude glut and ... Read More »

China's C919 jet: A timeline of events from drawing board to take-off


Final ground tests only concluded a few weeks ago, much later than the original schedule of a first flight in 2014, and aircraft delivery in 2016, wrote the media. China took a step toward the aviation big leagues Friday with the long-delayed, but finally successful, maiden flight of its first modern passenger jet. Read More »

Carnival Corp. (LON:CCL) Reviewed By Analysts

Donald as Chief Exec. Officer, Pres and Director. The highest EPS estimate is $0.47 and the lowest is $0.43. The company's expected revenue in the current quarter to be 3.88 Billion, seeing a projected current quarter growth of -4.1%, and per annum growth estimates over the next 5 year period of around 13.46%. Read More »

Trump does a China deal; Laptop ban; Retail pain


China will allow US beef exports to flow directly to the country for the first time since 2003, and the USA will take steps to authorize Chinese imports of cooked poultry. China banned U.S. beef following a case of mad cow disease in the United States in 2003. "The agreement connects the US, the fastest growing LNG supplier, with China, the largest LNG growth market", said Massimo Di-Odoardo, Head of Global Gas and LNG research at consultancy Wood Mackenzie. Read More »

Revenue Estimates Analysis Of Hecla Mining Co. (HL)

When it comes to the Analysis of a Stock, Price Target plays a vital role. There is no concrete way to calculate a price target. This is one of the most popular methods investors use to evaluate a company's financial performance. Angled up and price is moving up (or was recently) overall, angled down and price is moving down overall, moving sideways and the price is likely in a range. Read More »

Britain's health service hit by international cyberattack

Two security firms - Kaspersky Lab and Avast - said they had identified the malware behind the attack in upward of 70 countries , although both said the attack has hit Russian Federation hardest. "This shows how quickly criminals are able to adopt newly exposed vulnerabilities and how slow the rest of us are to patch", he continued. Forcepoint Security Labs said that "a major malicious email campaign" consisting of almost five million emails per hour was spreading the new ransomware. Read More »

Beijing Cozies Up to Leftist South Korean President: 'Join Hands with China'

Beijing - the North's biggest trade partner and diplomatic protector - is infuriated over the deployment of a USA missile defence system in the South, and Seoul is embroiled in a row with fellow U.S. But even Moon knows that THAAD is not realistically going anywhere, at least not in the immediate term. Beijing has asked the deployment be canceled because of THAAD's powerful radar and regional surveillance capabilities. Read More »

Dillard's, Inc. (DDS) Issues Earnings Results

By historical standards, Dillard's, Inc . remains a cheap stock. Several equities analysts have recently issued reports on DDS shares. The high and low revenue estimates for the current quarter are $1.45 Billion and $1.4 Billion, respectively. Read More »

Technical Chart Situation for New York Community Bancorp, Inc. (NYCB)

Sell-side analysts also have something to say about this company. (NYSE:NYCB) hit a new 52-week low and has $12.41 target or 5.00% below today's $13.06 share price. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 4th. New York Community Bancorp's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 66.67%. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: This news story was posted by Transcript Daily and is owned by of Transcript Daily. Read More »

Stock Showing Surging Activity: Callon Petroleum Company (CPE)

About 3.43M shares traded. Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) has declined 17.24% since October 5, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 32.60% the S&P500. FCF quality is calculated as the 12 ltm cash flow per share over the average of the cash flow numbers. Also, the Hold rating count is 0, as of 09 May 2017. Read More »

Evan Spiegel talks about dealing with copycats as Snapchat shares plummeted

They set a "neutral" rating and a $25.00 target price for the company. Barclays PLC reaffirmed an equal weight rating and issued a $18.00 target price (down from $24.00) on shares of Snap in a research report on Thursday. Snap shares got destroyed in the aftermath of the social network's first earnings report, likely hitting younger investors the most, according to data from Wall Street brokers. Read More »

Police chief, 2 nursing home employees killed; shooter dead


Authorities say a police officer was wounded during reports of a shooting at an OH nursing home. Other authorities responding to the reports of a shooting later found three people - two employees and the suspected shooter - dead inside, according to WBNS-10TV . Read More »

North Korea detains another USA citizen

Taking the total number of American detainees to four, this also the second time the North apprehended a staff member of Pyongyang University of Science and Technology. The tension between totalitarian state North Korea and the United States seem to escalate even further now that the North detained yet another US citizen. Read More »

Former PM John Howard slams Scott Morrison over bank tax

They're suggesting they may pass the cost on to borrowers, with an interest rate hike of 0.2%. The measure has also been criticized by the individual banks affected. "Banks can jack up prices on their customers any day. if they do, take your money somewhere else, take your money to a regional or smaller bank". The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission will be asked to monitor the situation. Read More »

Uncertainty Surrounds Senate Obamacare Repeal Plan


Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., called the health care bill passed last week by the U.S. House "very troubling". This bill would throw 24 million people off health insurance - including thousands of Vermonters - cut Medicaid by $880 billion, defund Planned Parenthood and substantially increase premiums on older Americans. Read More »

The meat of US and China's trade talks


Beef companies, credit card firms and liquefied natural gas exporters emerged as potential corporate winners on Friday in the wake of trade agreements reached between the United States and China. A number of US companies are seeking permits to build facilities to process liquefied gas, which would allow America to become a net exporter of gas, something it has not been since the 1950s. Read More »

EU slaps new anti-dumping duties on China steel products


The duties on hot-rolled flat products of alloy or non alloy steel, originating in or exported from China, Japan, Korea, Russia, Brazil and Indonesia, will be effective for five years from August 8, 2016, the Ministry of Finance said in a statement on its website on Friday. Read More »

The Next Move In Uranium Energy Corp. (UEC), Omnicom Group Inc. (OMC)

Uranium Energy Corp .is engaged in uranium mining and related activities, including exploration, pre-extraction, extraction and processing of uranium concentrates, on projects located in the United States and Paraguay. Uranium Energy Corp. (UEC ) has increased by +92.11% over 12 months. Price targets show what analysts believes a stock will be worth at the end of a certain time period. Read More »

Tim Cook: Everyone talking about next iPhone hurting sales

In total, Apple brought in more than $11 billion in profit during Q2, with overall revenue climbing to $52.9 billion, a 4.5 percent increase over the same time a year ago. "We're very optimistic about our future in this remarkable country with its very large, young and tech savvy population, fast-growing economy and improving 4G network infrastructure", Cook said. Read More »

Trump administration postpones another meeting on Paris climate agreement

Some advisers - including chief strategist Steve Bannon and Environmental Protection Agency administrator Scott Pruitt - have urged Trump to uphold his campaign pledge to scrap the agreement. Senior State Department environmental official David Balton said "the question of the U.S. view of the Paris Agreement is still under consideration within the USA government". Read More »