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Patriots' turnout for Obama in 2015 vs. for Trump

The team responded Wednesday evening on Twitter , arguing that the images don't tell the whole story: "These photos lack context". But the Times didn't initially note the fact that the 2015 photo included the football team's staff - not just players. Read More »

KeyCorp Earnings Watch & Stock Update

Shares have dropped -52.73% over the trailing 6 months. Eight brokerages rating the company a strong buy, thirteen brokerages rating the company a buy, nine brokerages rating the company a hold, one brokerage rating the company a underperform, and finally zero equity analysts rating the company a sell with a one year target of $14.00. Read More »

Opko Health Inc. (OPK) Sees Significant Decline in Short Interest

A number of equities analysts recently commented on the stock. 01/03/2017 - Opko Health Inc had its " rating reiterated by analysts at Ladenburg Thalmann. AQR Capital Management LLC acquired a new position in Opko Health during the fourth quarter valued at about $105,000. Piedmont Investment Advisors LLC purchased a new stake in Opko Health during the third quarter worth $622,000. Read More »

Keppel Corp posts rise in Q1 profit

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But revenue slid 28.4 per cent to S$1.25 billion, dragged down by the offshore and marine division, where turnover decreased by S$335 million to S$483 million due to lower volume of work. The offshore and marine division's net order book stood at S$3.5 billion as of March, excluding the projects for Sete Brasil Participacoes SA, which is under bankruptcy protection. Read More »

Wilmington PLC (WIL) Given "Buy" Rating at Shore Capital

It has outperformed by 11.56% the S&P500. The firm has a 50 day moving average of $21.92 and a 200-day moving average of $23.88. Since November 3, 2016, it had 1 buying transaction, and 3 selling transactions for $3.42 million activity. It improved, as 3 investors sold Premier Oil PLC shares while 13 reduced holdings. 20 funds opened positions while 61 raised stakes. Fiera Capital stated it has 0.02% of its portfolio in Premier Oil PLC (LON:PMO). Read More »

Brady: Hearings on tax reform proposal to be announced soon

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Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said this week that tax reform may not get done before an August deadline. Donald Trump looks to be delivering yet another goose egg on the Republican agenda-tax reform is now on life support, a partial casualty of Trump's ongoing refusal to share his own tax returns with the public. Read More »

Donald Trump Sign 'Buy American Hire American' Executive Order in Wisconsin Trip

Trump - who has long complained about the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) - was giving a speech to manufacturing workers in Wisconsin about the executive order when he blasted the deal once again. The new executive order , of course, leaves the H-2B visa system and application process completely unchanged. "And "Hire American' generally refers to the body of law and policy concerning how our immigration, visa and guest worker programs are operated to ensure proper protections for ... Read More »

Aaron Hernandez found dead in prison cell

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Hernandez was found hanged with a bedsheet in his prison cell at the Souza Baranowski Correctional Center in Shirley, Massachusetts, CNN reports . Guards attempted to revive Hernandez, but he was pronounced dead at Leominster hospital. Hernandez later transferred to a different prison, where letters to fans appeared to show him in a better mental state. Less than a week ago, a jury had cleared Hernandez of killing Daniel de Abreu and Safiro Furtado in a 2012 drive-by shooting after a ... Read More »

Oil prices tumble on United States inventories data

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The US government's Energy Information Administration Wednesday reported a drawdown in commercial crude inventories for the week ended April 14, which should have been a bullish influence, but was overshadowed by a bearish build of 1.57 million barrels in gasoline stocks, against analyst expectations of a 2-million-barrel decline. Read More »

Britain's General Election: A Ploy to Stop 'Hard Brexit'?

European Union officials say Britain's surprise election will not interrupt the bloc's preparations for Brexit talks - though they will slightly delay the start of negotiations. "It's about ... getting the right deal from Europe". "I will be asking the British people for a mandate to complete Brexit and to make a success of it", the Conservative leader said, to cheers from her lawmakers sitting behind her. Read More »

Republicans Never Learn - (D) Jon Ossoff Almost Flipped the GA 6th District

That vote is expected to be consolidated behind Handel in the runoff. That's not to mention that there will be a different level of voter turnout for the runoff. "Onward to victory", Ossoff, a documentary filmmaker and former congressional aide who campaigned on the idea he would be a check against Trump, said Wednesday on Twitter. Read More »

Regulators sue Ocwen Financial, say it mishandled mortgages

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The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau said Thursday that the accounts Florida-based Ocwen serviced were riddled with errors throughout the repayment process. The CFPB went after Ocwen in 2013, again alleging that the company had failed to services its loans illegally. Instead, the Tar Heel State claims, Ocwen submitted a plan that didn't include any of its liabilities, such as "known and anticipated" regulatory penalties and the implementation of a new servicing platform. Read More »

Korea: Trump explained United States position on THAAD to Xi

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But the two days of meetings appeared heavier on optics than substance. For its part, the North test-launched a ballistic missile just ahead of the Trump-Xi meeting and has been rumored to be preparing for a possible nuclear test. They remarked generally about "progress" in their relationship and optimism about the future. There were "a thousand reasons" to make the China-U.S. Read More »

United Airlines changes customer displacemen... 4:53 pm Sun

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Had the rule been in place last Sunday, United Express Flight 3411 still would have been overbooked by four seats, but United employees could have dealt with the situation in the gate area instead of on the plane. A passenger was traveling on board Flight 1418 from Calgary to Houston when he was stung by a scorpion, CBS News correspondent Kris Van Kleave confirmed. Read More »

Analyst Coverage Updates - StatPro Group (LON:SOG)

The stock decreased 0.38% or GBX 7.44 on April 13, reaching GBX 1951.56. Shares of SSP Group PLC ( LON:SSPG ) traded up 2.465550% during trading on Friday, hitting GBX 448.901581. The Company's segments are the UK, Continental Europe, North America and the Rest of the World (RoW). It has a 23.95 P/E ratio. It serves six market sectors, including foodservice, which offers non-food consumables, including food packaging and guest amenities, to hotels and restaurants, among others; grocery, ... Read More »

Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX) from Specialty Eateries - Todays Top Gains

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JFS Wealth Advisors LLC now owns 5,864 shares of the coffee company's stock worth $317,000 after buying an additional 17 shares during the period. Cornerstone Advisors Inc. The target price for Starbucks Corporation (SBUX ) is $64.19/share according to the consensus of analysts working on the stock, with an expected EPS of $0.45/share for the current quarter. Read More »

Tesco PLC (TSCO) Given Underperform Rating at Credit Suisse Group AG

Deutsche Bank AG dropped their target price on shares of Dunelm Group plc from GBX 890 ($11.05) to GBX 865 ($10.74) and set a hold rating on the stock in a report on Thursday, December 15th. Relx PLC are listed in the Consumer Services sector within UK Main Market. It has a 20.28 P/E ratio. Southcross Energy Partners had 13 analyst reports since August 8, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Read More »

The Brokerages Set ADTRAN, Inc. (ADTN) Target Price at $22.63

Analysts fell to the sidelines weighing in on Adtran (NASDAQ: ADTN) and Corning Inc (NYSE: GLW ) with neutral ratings, indicating that the experts are neither bullish nor bearish on the stocks. Non-GAAP earnings per share were $0.18 compared to $0.14 for the first quarter of 2016. The difference between Actual EPS and Estimated EPS was 0.05 Percent. Read More »

Nope, we don't want sports — Netflix

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The US-based streamer added 1.42 million US subscribers and 3.53 million internationally during the period, down on its projections of 1.5 million and 3.7 million respectively. Netflix has expanded around the world over the last few years, betting that its US formula would pay off in other countries. According to the report from Netflix , the company is investing heavily in paying for and creating original content with high production value, instead of simply licensing content. Read More »

United Rentals, Inc. (NASDAQ:URI) Expected To Report Earnings On Wednesday

United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI) has risen 50.05% since September 12, 2016 and is uptrending. They issued a "hold" rating and a $125.00 price objective for the company. The shares were sold at an average price of $91.62, for a total value of $154,746.18. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. In the last 90 days, insiders sold 65,822 shares of company stock worth $8,285,451. Read More »

United changes policy; crew can't displace seated passengers

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The new policy states that crew members can only be booked onto oversold flights 60 minutes or more before the flight is scheduled to depart. Had the rule been in place last Sunday, United Express Flight 3411 still would have been overbooked by four seats, but United employees could have dealt with the situation in the gate area instead of on the plane. Read More »