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COMAC C-919: China's indigenously developed jetliner takes off

And the C919, whose test flight was pushed back at least twice since 2014 due to production issues, may need years of tests to get certified in China, as well as in the United States and Europe. While the 39-metre long plane is made in China, foreign firms are playing key roles by supplying systems as well as engines. Security personnel gesture as a Chinese C919 passenger jet sits on the tarmac before its scheduled first flight at Pudong International Airport in Shanghai , Friday, May 5, ... Read More »

Oil Futures Bullish On Continued Production Cuts

OPEC's effort to shrink huge global crude stockpiles may fail even if the cartel agrees to extend its agreement to pump less oil, the International Energy Agency warned on Tuesday. "According to our estimations what remains (of oil in storages - TASS) following the agreement will decline by around 100-120 mln barrels per day by July 1", he said, adding that "May and June (results) will be monitored". Read More »

Kim Jong-un Claims New Missile Can Reach Mainland US

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North Korea's official Korean- Central News Agency (KCNA) called the missile a "new ground-toground medium long-range strategic ballistic rocket", and said the "Hwasong-12" was "capable of carrying a large, heavy nuclear warhead". North Korea carried out another missile test Sunday and, unlike the test last month, this one was a success. That quote comes from John Schilling, an expert at the website 38 North, which is affiliated with John Hopkins University and offers analysis of North ... Read More »

UN Condemns Latest North Korean Ballistic Missile Test

According to media reports , South Korean authorities also suspected North Korea to be behind the attack and raised a cyber security alert for the country. She spoke before emergency Security Council consultations on the North's latest ballistic missile launch, which experts say demonstrated a significant technological jump. Read More »

EU to investigate Italy, Fiat over emissions: Handelsblatt

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Comparatively, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. posted earnings of $0 per share in the same quarter a year ago. A number of equities research analysts recently commented on the stock. (FCAU) may be overvalued, however, this can also depend upon the situation of the market; if the market is strong then it could suggest that Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. Read More »

Softcat PLC (SCT) Insider Buys £149.45 in Stock

The company has market cap of 1.74 billion Euro. The Networks & Applications segment develops solutions for functional, performance and security testing of various networks and applications that simulate real-world conditions in the lab, before a commercial launch. Read More »

Trump's Russia Intel Disclosure Risks Life Of Israeli Spy Within ISIS

Trump last week shared highly classified information with senior Russian officials during an Oval Office meeting, putting at risk a source of intelligence on the Islamic State group, according to a current US official. "Humanitarian reasons, plus I want Russian Federation to greatly step up their fight against ISIS & terrorism", he said in a pair of tweets Tuesday morning. Read More »

US would talk to N Korea if missile, nuclear tests stop: Haley

The strategy also amounts to war-contingency planning in case the homeland is attacked. Haley answered Putin and others who have made similar comments about the United States: "What about North Korea intimidating us?" The UN Security Council met behind closed doors on Tuesday to discuss tightening sanctions on North Korea after it fired its latest ballistic missile. Read More »

Sanchez Energy Corp (NYSE:SN) & Activision Blizzard, Inc

Cowen and Company boosted their price objective on shares of Activision Blizzard from $51.00 to $59.00 and gave the company an outperform rating in a report on Friday, May 5th. Capital International Investors decreased Coca (NYSE:KO) stake by 1.41 million shares to 36.86M valued at $1.53 billion in 2016Q4. (NASDAQ: ATVI ) by 29.7% during the first quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Read More »

More U.S., NY workers, job seekers test positive for drugs

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Positive tests for amphetamines, which include methamphetamines as well as prescription drugs such as Adderall, rose more than 8 percent in both the general and safety-sensitive workforces compared with 2015. Positivity rates were generally the highest in the US South, according to Quest. For an interactive map that shows urine drug test positivity by 3-digit zip code in the United States, visit http://www.QuestDiagnostics.com/DrugMap . Read More »

Nikki Haley: US will 'tighten the screws' on North Korean nuclear program

It has been working to develop a nuclear-tipped missile capable of striking the USA mainland, and experts say Sunday's test was another step toward that aim. The Chinese public has no interest in the complexities of missile defense systems". China has strongly opposed THAAD, saying it can spy into its territory, and South Korean companies have been hit in China by a nationalist backlash over the deployment. Read More »

Judge Orders Prosecutors to Charge Amtrak 188 Engineer Brandon Bostian

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NTSB Member Sumwalt briefs the media on Amtrak Train 188 Derailment in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The engineer responsible for a deadly 2015 Amtrak train derailment in Philadelphia has been charged with involuntary manslaughter . He had become aware, through radio traffic, that a nearby commuter train had been struck by a rock. Bostian was not under the influence of drugs at the time of the crash, nor was he distracted by his cellphone. Read More »

Pingtan Marine Enterprise Ltd. (PME)

Watching some historical volatility numbers on shares of Pingtan Marine Enterprise Ltd. (NasdaqCM:PME), we can see that the 12 month volatility is presently 78.386800. Insiders own 1.35% of the company shares. This is the price at which the trader or investor wants to exit his existing position so he can realize the most reward. Read More »

Guam residents cast wary eye at North Korea after launch

US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley pledged Tuesday that the US plans to "tighten the screws" on North Korea's nuclear ambitions. Haley noted that this weekend's missile came within 60 miles of Russia's border and said Russian Federation is "all wrong". Read More »

Merrimack Pharmaceuticals Inc (MACK) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages

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They now have a United States dollars 7 price target on the stock. It represents a security's price that, if achieved, results in a trader recognizing the best possible outcome for his investment. ATR value of company was 0.14. A moving average (MA) is a trend-following or lagging indicator because it is based on past prices. The correct version of this piece of content can be accessed at ... Read More »

Ottawa downplays Trump intel sharing with Russian Federation

National security adviser H.R. McMaster said Trump did not know the source of the information he disclosed to the Russians so could not have compromised the USA ally. In private, three administration officials conceded that they could not publicly articulate their most compelling - and honest - defense of the president: that Mr Trump, a hasty and indifferent reader of printed briefing materials, simply did not possess the interest or knowledge of the granular details of intelligence gathering ... Read More »

Comey wrote in memo that Trump asked to end Flynn investigation

The New York Times reported that Trump made the request during a February Oval Office meeting. "I hope you can let this go", Comey wrote, quoting the President. In 2007, he told Congress about a now-famous showdown with senior White House officials over the Bush administration's warrantless wiretapping program. Read More »

Traders Secrets on Lexington Realty Trust (LXP), Stratasys Ltd. (SSYS)

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Bnp Paribas Arbitrage reported 1,833 shares stake. Coca now has $188.04 billion valuation. Insiders have sold 77,241 shares of company stock worth $4,617,465 in the last quarter. Year to date Cedar Realty Trust, Inc. The Firm is engaged in the business of owning, acquiring, developing and operating data centers. It has a 45.35 P/E ratio. Read More »

Torch-wielding group protests Confederate statue removal

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Lee. Since then, New Orleans has set the precedent in removing Confederate-era monuments for their history of anti-civil rights and pro-segregation. Mason served as vice chair on the Blue Ribbon Commission that has pushed to remove the statues. Lee Park has been reclaimed. He wants authorities to block the Confederate statue's planned removal. Read More »

Haley: US will 'tighten the screws' on North Korean nuclear program

The United States is ready to start dialogue with the leadership of North Korea, but not until Pyongyang stops missile launches and halts its nuclear program, US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said on Tuesday. North Korea seemingly rebuffed Moon's offer to talk by test-firing a missile on Sunday in violation of United Nations sanctions, saying the launch was a "newly developed ballistic rocket" capable of carrying a nuclear warhead. Read More »

Almost 225000 Pounds Of Food Collected During Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive

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Liz McKee, assistant director of the NIU Student Involvement and Leadership Development Division of Student Affairs, said most of the Huskie Food Pantry donations came from bins that were dispersed in residence halls. Now, volunteers will sort the donated items. Timing for this food drive is critical. In the past 25 years, the nationwide drive has collected 1.5 trillion pounds of food and accumulated 80.1 million pounds last year. Read More »

Chippewa Valley hosts 'Stamp Out Hunger' food drive

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If you would put out non-perishable food in bags by your mailbox the letter carriers will pick them up and our volunteers will be on hand to help sort the food. While Colorado's own Food Bank of the Rockies works tirelessly to support those struggling with hunger, now is the time when they need support from their community. Read More »

Missile Defense 101: N. Korea Could Hit With Little Warning

It has been working to develop a nuclear-tipped missile capable of striking the USA mainland, and experts say Sunday's test was another step toward that aim. The council demanded North Korea halt its tests and said it was ready to impose further sanctions. The U.N. Security Council has imposed several rounds of increasingly harsh, targeted sanctions on North Korea since 2006. Read More »

British government is due to sell down its final stake in Lloyds

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Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Lloyds Banking Group PLC from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research note on Wednesday, March 15th. If you are viewing this piece of content on another publication, it was illegally copied and reposted in violation of United States & global copyright and trademark law. Read More »