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Holders India name their squad for Champions Trophy

He will be joined by Shikhar Dhawan, Rohit Sharma , Ajinkya Rahane, Yuvraj Singh , Kedar Jadhav , Hardik Pandya, R Ashwin , R Jadeja and wicket-keeper Mahendra Singh Dhoni. But considering that India will be playing two matches at the Oval and should they qualify for the knock-outs might again play at the Surrey Country's home ground - an extra spinner will not be a bad option. Read More »

Tesla Inc (TSLA) Position Decreased by ProShare Advisors LLC

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Several other hedge funds have also recently modified their holdings of TSLA. Tesla's first quarter revenues rose 17% on a quarter-over-quarter basis. A number of analysts have recently weighed in on TSLA shares. Goldman Sachs Group Inc restated a sell rating and set a $187.00 price objective (up from $185.00) on shares of Tesla in a research note on Friday, March 17th. Read More »

S&P, Nasdaq Lose Ground After Touching Record Highs

The Nasdaq Composite was down 9.19 points, or 0.15 per cent, at 6,091.57, after hitting a record high of 6,106.11. Seven of the 11 major S&P sectors were higher, with energy .SPNY rising the most by 0.35 percent on the back of higher oil prices. Read More »

OPEC, non-OPEC see need to extend supply-cut pact: Saudi governor

Brent crude fell 1.8% at $47.49 a barrel, while U.S. crude dropped 2.1% to $44.58 a barrel. The drop is the result of continued concerns of oversupply and persistent production glut despite previous assurances from Saudi Arabia that OPEC together with Russian Federation will get supply under control. Read More »

Sacked minister gives 'proof', suspended from AAP

AAP's Political Affair Committee took this decision in its meeting today. Mishra had yesterday alleged that Kejriwal had taken Rs two crore in cash from Delhi Health Minister Satyendra Jain. He said that Jain later told him that the money was paid in connection with a land deal worth 500 million rupees ($760,000). Just days before his sacking, Mishra was in the limelight for backing AAP MLA Kumar Vishwas in his public spat against Amanatullah Khan. Read More »

Takeaways From Buffett's Address To Berkshire AGM

US President Donald Trump's plan to cut the corporate tax rate to 15 percent would be a tailwind for profitability at Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway, but won't fundamentally change how its business units operate, Buffett said. Munger says in retrospect, he thinks he and Buffett were smart enough to figure out Google's prospects early on, but they didn't. Buffett believes Berkshire's investment and derivative gains in any given quarter are often meaningless, but accounting rules require ... Read More »

Delta apologizes after kicking family off flight

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Schear said the airline told him that because his oldest son wasn't using the ticket, they needed to give the seat to another passenger. In a video uploaded to YouTube, Schear told a flight attendant, "I got him a ticket on another seat and you're saying you're going to give that seat away to someone else?" A couple were told by Delta Airline staff that if they do not give up the seat of their two-year-old son they will be sent to jail and will lose their children, they have claimed. Read More »

Australia's CBA 3rd qtr cash profit rises 4.3 percent

The bank's statutory net profit for the quarter was $2.6 billion, while the credit quality of its lending business "remained sound". Home loan lending was growing at an above-system annual rate of 7.8 per cent with volume growth in CBA's key markets offsetting margin pressures. Read More »

New Firework Oreo is here to light up your world

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Since you've probably have never had firework-flavored anything in your life, what does a firework taste like? The #MyOreoCreation contest has begun with the launch of Firework Oreo , a limited-edition flavor from the Oreo Wonder Vault , that includes popping candy creme. Read More »

Collins: 'The Senate is starting from scratch' on healthcare

She said the House bill was hard to assess overall because it passed without an updated analysis by the Congressional Budget Office on how the measure would affect health care costs and coverage. The bill would end subsidized insurance for poor and middle-income families in favor of much less generous tax credits. NY officials estimate the GOP bill would lead to 2.7 million residents losing coverage and the state losing up to $6.9 billion in federal Medicaid money. Read More »

U.S. airline apologises for booting family off flight

The airline says it has reached out to the Schear family to refund their travel and provide them with additional compensation. "That did not happen in this case and we apologize ", they also said. Early in the Maui video, Schear is seen being told that if he doesn't abide by the crew's order to give up a seat occupied by his toddler (in a vehicle seat), he and his family would be kicked off the plane. Read More »

Actor Antonio Sabato Jr. running for California House seat

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Congress. The one-time Calvin Klein underwear model filed paperwork with federal regulators to begin raising money for the contest in the 26th Congressional District, northwest of Los Angeles. Antonio is very passionate about addressing our veterans' needs in a meaningful way, pursuing results oriented solutions for substance abuse, and comprehensive immigration reform. Read More »

Employers Added a Robust 211000 in April

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The new report adds to evidence that the job market remains healthy. However, those gains were offset by losses in the health-care sector, which shed more than 3,000 jobs to drop to 89,300. "The Fed will respond accordingly". Provincially for April, employment increased by 11,000 jobs. Construction added only 5,000 jobs while factories hired 6,000. Read More »

Democrat Responds To Trump Calling For Shutdown

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This frustrated some fellow Republicans in Congress, who chafed at the suggestion that the White House could dictate Senate rules, or send a message that a shutdown, which costs the economy millions, was wanted. The sweeping, 1,665-page bill also increases spending for NASA, medical research, and the FBI and other federal law enforcement agencies. He's touting a "massive and badly needed" increase in military funding as well as additional money for border security. Read More »

Why are US Republicans gunning for the Dodd-Frank Act?

Interestingly, in the executive summary of the CHOICE Act published by the Republican members on the Financial Services Committee , there is only one very brief, single-bullet-point mention of the DOL fiduciary rule-and this bullet point comes at the very end of the document. Read More »

Justin Trudeau tells Donald Trump he will 'vigorously defend' Canadian lumber

By way of comparison, on Tuesday alone, Trump raised his complaints about Canada, twice, without being asked, in public remarks and in a tweet where he threatened reprisals over ultrafiltered milk regulations. The phone call comes a day after Trump signed an executive agricultural order, criticising what he viewed as unfair dairy trade practices and complaining that farmers in USA states that border Canada, such as Wisconsin, New York and others, "are not able to sell their dairy products into ... Read More »

Oil rebounds on Saudi assurances Russian Federation will extend supply cuts

Brent tumbled back below $50 a barrel in the previous session. OPEC sources said on Thursday that OPEC was likely to extend cuts when it meets on May 25 but said a deeper cut was unlikely. "It seems obvious to us that OPEC will need to keep the cuts in place for longer than the next six months if their strategy is to have any chance of success". Read More »

Invests $781000 in Horizon Pharma PLC (HZNP)

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It turned negative, as 40 investors sold Horizon Pharma PLC shares while 69 reduced holdings. The Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc holds 110,330 shares with $11.36M value, up from 107,171 last quarter. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have given a hold rating, ten have issued a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the stock. Read More »

Stock under Review: Whiting Petroleum Corp (NYSE:WLL)

Microsoft Corporation (MSFT ) is now trading with the volume of 9.79 Million. Emerge Energy Services LP (EMES) exchanged hands at an unexpectedly high level of 1.78 million shares over the course of the day. acquired a new stake in shares of Whiting Petroleum Corp during the fourth quarter valued at about $6,963,000. Vetr lowered shares of Whiting Petroleum Corp from a "strong-buy" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $14.01 price objective on the stock.in a research note on Tuesday, ... Read More »

Air Transport Services Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATSG) Sees the Tape Move 25.01%

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Air Transport Services shares have climbed 17 percent since the beginning of the year. Below, we'll look more closely at these stocks to tell you why they did so well. Its down 0.24, from 1.22 in 2016Q3. Deroy & Devereaux Private Investment Counsel Inc. boosted its position in Air Transport Services Group by 423.2% in the first quarter. Read More »

Brokers Issue New Targets On Ocular Therapeutix, Inc. (OCUL)

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Several research analysts have recently weighed in on OCUL shares. Cantor Fitzgerald reiterated an "overweight" rating on shares of Ocular Therapeutix in a research note on Tuesday, March 21st. The biopharmaceutical company reported ($0.52) EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.45) by $0.07. Price Target is basically a projection of future price of a company's stock by the expert analysis of investment analysts or investment firms. Read More »

Celebrate World Password Day by beefing up your security

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Password security remains a Hydra-esque challenge for enterprises. Typically, they will require one master password with additional layer of authentication to access the stored passwords. For instance creating a password from the phrase "I'd love to own a brand new Ferrari"! In addition to all this, passwords have another major weakness: They are extremely inappropriate for mobile users. Read More »

Cyclone Donna: Red Cross poised to act

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TD21F remains in a favourable environment for further intensification and has a moderate to high chance of developing into a Category 1 Tropical Cyclone within the next 24 hours while remaining close to Vanuatu. The provinces of Malampa and Penma may be impacted, as well. Severe Cyclone Donna is back to a Category 3 storm after being upgraded to a Category 4 storm overnight and earlier this morning. Read More »

Exact Sciences Corporation's (EXAS)

Gilder Gagnon Howe & Co. Skylands Capital Llc acquired 83,200 shares as Exact Sciences Corp (EXAS)'s stock declined 29.12%. Insiders have sold 47,987 shares of company stock valued at $1,028,453 in the last ninety days. Palo Alto Lc has 0.3% invested in EXACT Sciences Corporation (NASDAQ:EXAS). However, the stock is trading at 10.68% versus recent highs ($35.83). Craig Hallum set a $26.00 price target on shares of EXACT Sciences and gave the company a "buy" rating in a report on Tuesday, ... Read More »