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Despite some drawing comparisons to Labor, the opposition said it was a budget for "millionaires and multinationals". "This is to fund the NDIS, that's it", he said. Greens leader Richard Di Natale said it was "a budget that screws over young people", noting the slated increase to university fees. He warned that the "stealth tax" will make Australia's banks less competitive. Read More »

(MNKD) to Announce -$0.23 Earnings Per Share

The stock appeared -55.47% below its 52-week highs and is up 40.49% for the last five trades. Relative Strength Index (RSI) was 50.41. The Return on Equity ratio of MannKind Corp. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted ($0.06) earnings per share. The bad news is analysts don't believe there's a room for the share price to move in the upward direction. Read More »

England's emergency units open 'as normal' again after cyber attack

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Last Friday, stolen NSA malware was used to attack hospitals, universities, and businesses around the world, ultimately hitting hundreds of thousands of computers in more than 150 countries, including the US, reaching what Europol-Europe's leading police agency-described as an "unprecedented level". Read More »

Fast Growing Stock in Focus: Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ)

LLC, RBC Capital Markets, LLC and Wells Fargo Clearing Services, LLC will act as an agent for the program. Let's take a look at how the stock has been performing recently. Investors of record on Monday, April 10th were paid a dividend of $0.5775 per share. About 292 shares traded. Farmers And Merchants holds 0% or 200 shares. Read More »

Erdoğan's bodyguards in violent clash with protesters in Washington DC

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A video has been released of Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan's bodyguards beating up protesters in Washington during his state visit. Nine people were injured and two arrested during clashes between rival groups of protestors outside the Turkish ambassador's residence in the US capital on Tuesday, police said. Read More »

Pope sends congratulations to new French leader

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Other names that have been mentioned as possible members of the cabinet are centrist politician Francois Bayrou, who pulled out of the presidential race to rally his support behind Macron, Lyon Mayor Gerard Collomb, European lawmaker Sylvie Goulard, former trade minister Anne-Marie Idrac, and Ferrand. Read More »

EU offers 'fairness' to Britain in Brexit talks

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel told the Bundestag last week: 'A third-party state, and that's what Britain will be, can not and will not have at its disposal the same rights, or be in a better position than members of the European Union . Read More »

North Korea: New Missile Can Carry 'Heavy Nuclear Warhead'

The North has staged two atomic tests and dozens of missile launches since the start of past year in its quest to develop a missile capable of delivering a nuclear warhead to the United States mainland. "The secretary-general condemns the launch of another ballistic missile by the Democratic People's Republic of Korea", U.N. spokesman Stephane Dujarric said in a statement. Read More »

Cybg Plc (CYBG) Rating Reiterated by Panmure Gordon

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The rating was maintained by BNP Paribas on Monday, January 9 with "Neutral". Cybg Plc (LON:CYBG)'s stock had its "sell" rating restated by research analysts at Panmure Gordon in a research report issued on Tuesday. The stock of CYBG PLC (LON: CYBG ) earned "Neutral" rating by Goldman Sachs on Tuesday, November 15. The company's market cap is GBX 2.56 billion. TRADEMARK VIOLATION NOTICE: This piece was first posted by BBNS and is the sole property of of BBNS. Read More »

$0.21 EPS Expected for Banco Bradesco SA (BBD) This Quarter

If the $10.61 price target is reached, the company will be worth $1.86B more. An earnings forecast is an analyst's outlook for a company's future quarterly or annual earnings. The stock has a 1-year performance up 35.01% and a positive weekly performance at 3.11%. Analysts are also projecting an Average Revenue Estimate for Banco Bradesco S.A.as $2000 in the Current Quarter. Read More »

Emmanuel Macron names conservative Edouard Philippe as new French prime minister

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Merkel wished Macron luck in the legislative elections. Shortly after Mr Philippe's appointment, Mr Macron travelled to Berlin on his first foreign trip as French leader. It's a sign of the new French president's determination to shore up European unity. Trained as a lawyer, Mr. Philippe has worked in the private sector, including for French nuclear giant Areva and an American law firm. Read More »

Lawmakers want Trump to explain giving intelligence to Russian Federation

After standing by Donald Trump during the rockiest launch of a presidency in modern times , key Senate Republicans began edging away from him on Tuesday amid new disclosures that he gave top secret intelligence to the Russians, and attempted to tamp down an FBI investigation into his campaign's ties to Russians. Read More »

Brokers Recommendations on: VEREIT, Inc. (VER)

UBS Group AG now owns 10,430,816 shares of the financial services provider's stock worth $108,168,000 after buying an additional 3,990,095 shares during the last quarter. The average numbers of shares are traded in a security per day, during the recent 3-month period. (VER) has an Average Brokerage Recommendation (ABR) of 2.17, according to data compiled by Zacks Investment Research . Read More »

BoE Leaves Its Bank Rate At 0.25%, Maintains Bond Purchases At £435B

The central bank sees annual inflation peaking in 2017 at 2.8%-well in excess of its 2% target-before easing off in 2018. Outgoing MPC member, Kristin Forbes, was the sole dissenter for the second meeting in a row. "That all sounds fairly hawkish, but we still aren't convinced that the Bank will look to raise rates any time soon". The Bank added that financial market assumptions for just one rate rise to 0.5 per cent in 2020 would not be enough to rein in inflation. Read More »

Merkel's CDU wins regional vote in key state for coal, steel, utilities

Voters in North Rhine-Westphalia Sunday handed Schulz's SPD just 31.2 percent, sharply less than the 39.1 percent it garnered five years ago, final results showed. While her surrogates talked up the Chancellor's worldwide standing, Merkel attacked the state government's record on debt and crime, including the mass sexual assaults on women in Cologne on New Year's Eve in 2015. Read More »

Comey may get chance to publicly defend name against Trump

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Trump put the words "wires tapped" in quotation marks, which White House press secretary Sean Spicer later argued meant surveillance activities more broadly as opposed to physical wiretapping. The chummy photos amazed some observers, particularly coming a day after the president fired FBI director James Comey , who had been running the investigation into whether the Trump campaign co-ordinated with Russian officials. Read More »

Ransomware cyber-attack threat escalating

Security experts tempered the alarm bells by saying that widespread attacks are tough to pull off. A British cyber whiz was hailed an "accidental hero" after he registered a domain name that unexpectedly stopped the spread of the virus, which exploits a vulnerability in Microsoft Windows software. Read More »

Compass Group plc's (CPG) "Neutral" Rating Reaffirmed at Goldman Sachs Group Inc

TSC's SI was 266,000 shares in May as released by FINRA. Its up 14.13% from 36,800 shares previously. With 198,300 avg volume, 1 days are for Thestreet Incorporated (NASDAQ:TST)'s short sellers to cover TST's short positions. ILLEGAL ACTIVITY NOTICE: "Compass Group plc's (CPG) "Neutral" Rating Reaffirmed at Goldman Sachs Group Inc" was first posted by Community Financial News and is the property of of Community Financial News. Read More »

Zynga Inc (NASDAQ:ZNGA) & Banco Santander, S.A

Price Target plays a critical role when it comes to the analysis of a Stock. Zacks Investment Research raised Zynga from a hold rating to a buy rating and set a $3.75 price objective on the stock in a research note on Wednesday, May 10th. Read More »

Sensex, Nifty hit fresh highs, metal stocks surge

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It broke the previous intra-day record high of 9,517.20 hit yesterday. The gauge has now gained 470.62 points in three consecutive sessions. Both the indices had hit record highs in yesterday's trade as well. On the other hand, Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone (1.45%), Housing Development Finance Corporation (0.94%), GAIL (India) (0.93%), Infosys (0.81%), Wipro (0.78%), and Sun Pharmaceutical Industries (0.61%) were the major losers in the Sensex. Read More »

North Korea Tests Ballistic Missile Capable of Reaching US Base on Guam

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North Korea is boasting of a successful weekend launch of a new type of "medium long-range" ballistic rocket that can carry a heavy nuclear warhead. North Korea's official Rodong Sinmun devoted half of its six-page edition on Monday to coverage of the missile test, including vivid photographs of the launch and a jubilant Kim Jong Un celebrating with military officers. Read More »

North Korea Detains Fourth US Citizen

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North Korea has reportedly arrested a US citizen and professor from the Pyongyang University of Science and Technology who has identified himself as a Christian. A naturalized American citizen who was born in South Korea, he is a businessman in his mid-60s who at one time lived in Fairfax, Virginia. "So much is at play now and they're both U.S. Read More »

US housing data, political turmoil hit dollar; stocks flat

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A woman walks past an electronic stock indicator of a securities firm in Tokyo, Wednesday, May 17, 2017. Investors flock over the Japanese yen as President Donald Trump continues to stir political fickleness; Swiss franc was also hitting a seven-week against the greenback. Read More »