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Itau Unibanco Holding SA (ADR) (NYSE:ITUB) & Banco Bradesco SA

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Equities analysts forecast that Itau Unibanco Holding SA (NYSE: ITUB ) will post $0.28 earnings per share (EPS) for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Oppenheimer & Co has 0% invested in Kindred Healthcare, Inc. 1,949 are owned by Weaver C Barksdale & Associate. Ameriprise has 697,047 shares for 0.02% of their portfolio. Read More »

"ShadowBrokers" threatens to release more cyber attack tools

The information is supposed to include data stolen from SWIFT providers and central banks and data from "Russian, Chinese, Iranian, or North Korean nukes and missile programs". The mocking tone - the post's title, "OH LORDY!" But analysts believe the files are genuine and came from the NSA's hyper-secret hacking unit dubbed the "Equation Group ". Read More »

Market Insights on Occidental Petroleum Corp (NYSE:OXY)

The ratio turned negative, as 427 funds increased and opened new holdings, while 415 cut down and sold positions in Occidental Petroleum Corp . Archford Capital Strategies LLC now owns 8,875 shares of the oil and gas producer's stock worth $562,000 after buying an additional 911 shares during the period. Read More »

Macron promises French reform on Berlin visit

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Even though National Front policies go against numerous ideals the French Republic and the European Union espouse, she has managed to build a populist following of the type that spooks establishment figures. On Macron's first official visit to Berlin just 24 hours after being inaugurated, both leaders on Monday expressed their commitment to do everything they can to improve the rapport between the two capitals to, in Macron's words, achieve an "historic new foundation" for the EU, Efe news ... Read More »

Oddities in WannaCry ransomware puzzle cybersecurity researchers

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This knowledge is often enough of a glimmer of hope for victims desperate to regain access to their data. "It's anonymous but anyone can monitor a bitcoin address and see how the money moves", Debock said . Using cloud services could also help mitigate ransomware infection, since many retain previous versions of files, allowing users to "roll back" to the unencrypted form. Read More »

NHS systems returning to normal after cyber attack

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In Britain, where the virus first raised global alarm when it caused hospitals to divert ambulances on Friday, it gained traction as a political issue just weeks before a general election. Also hit were Spanish telecommunications company Telefonica, French carmaker Renault and American shipper FedEx. However, the hospital is thought to have got off lightly compared to nearby Preston and Chorley hospitals, where scores of procedures were cancelled. Read More »

Elon Musk Answers Your Boring Tunnel Questions

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The website asserts that the company chose to bore tunnels instead of building flying cars because the latter would have to face issues with weather, noise and not failing mid-flight - the fear of falling on someone walking underneath. However, Musk plans to deal with that problem dropping costs by a factor of 10 or more by reducing the tunnel diameter to about 28 feet. Cars will park on the sled at street level, they will be lowered down into the tunnel, and the sled will transport the auto ... Read More »

Walker will get to appoint new Milwaukee sheriff

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Clarke said he will be an assistant secretary at DHS' Office of Partnership and Engagement, which coordinates outreach to state, local and tribal officials and law enforcement. Clarke was a high-profile surrogate for Donald Trump during the campaign, earning him a prime time speaking role at the Republican National Convention. Read More »

Applications for US jobless aid fell to 3-month low of 232K

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So-called continuing claims, or the number of people collecting jobless benefits, fell by 22,000 to 1.9 million in early May, the government said Thursday . Employers added 211,000 jobs in April as the unemployment rate fell to a 10-year low of 4.4 percent. The U.S. central bank raised rates in March and has signaled two more rate hikes in 2017. Read More »

TN Lawmakers Respond To Comey Memo

It simply means the House of Representatives will bring charges against the president, he said a day after the New York Times reported that it found a memo in which the sacked FBI Director James Comey said that he was asked by Trump to stop Flynn's investigations. Read More »

G7 finance chiefs talk cyber security in wake of attacks

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Finance Minister Taro Aso and U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Friday agreed that the two countries will cooperate in strengthening sanctions on North Korea. Steps taken by President Trump on trade and regulation since taking office have left foreign counterparts jittery. The final statement from the Bari meeting included a reference to "working to strengthen the contribution of trade to our economies", a word-for-word reproduction from March's G-20 in Baden-Baden, Germany. Read More »

WannaCry: An global Cyber-attack that spread across the globe over night

We are talking about none other than the WannyCry, or WannaCrypt/Wanna Decryptor. Apple's Mac computers were not targeted by this ransomware attack so are clear. After that, they proceeded to further weaponize Eternal Blue, recoding it to instead become a ransomware, unleashing it to the entire world on May 12th, 2017. Read More »

Wheeler Real Estate Investment Trust Inc (WHLR) Short Interest Update

Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust (NYSE:PEI) plunged -0.96% with the closing price of $10.35. A number of hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of KRG. The real estate investment trust reported $0.44 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.43 by $0.01. Kite Realty Group Trust had a net margin of 0.45% and a return on equity of 0.10%. Read More »

Trump asks Comey to drop probe on Flynn ties with Russia

The Republican billionaire's administration, now just barely four months old, was left reeling by the one-two punch, which sparked instant outrage from Democrats demanding a full explanation. Both allegations fuelled calls for a special prosecutor to investigate Trump's ties to Russian Federation and even raised questions about whether he could face impeachment proceedings . Read More »

Wisconsin farmer concerned over China beef trade deal

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On the resumption of USA beef exports to China , Mr Ross said: "It's a very big market; it's at least a $2.5 billion market that's being opened". " China has different food safety standards", he said. Jim Sumner, president of the U.S. Poultry and Egg Export Council , says his organization has supported this deal for a number of years. Many U.S. Read More »

Kuwait Joins Saudis, Russia to Seek Oil-Cuts Extension Into 2018

During talks past year on the supply cut deal, Iran successfully argued it be allowed room to pump more as it lost market share while under Western sanctions, raising the question of whether Tehran would sign up for a longer supply cut. "Such is the diversity and dynamism of the U.S. shale sector that our numbers are likely to be a moving target as 2017 progresses". Thus, OPEC countries reduced the average daily production by nearly 1.2 million barrels. Read More »

Analysts Insights on Chicago Bridge & Iron Company N.V. (NYSE:CBI)

A total of 4.42 million shares exchanged at hands and its average trading volume is standing at 4.73 million shares. 07/29/2016 - Chicago Bridge & Iron Company N.V. If you are accessing this piece of content on another publication, it was stolen and reposted in violation of United States and global trademark & copyright laws. Read More »

RPS Group plc (RPS) Rating Reiterated by Peel Hunt

The firm has "Buy" rating by Citigroup given on Tuesday, September 29. As per Monday, January 23, the company rating was upgraded by Jefferies. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with "Outperform" rating and GBX 90 target in Wednesday, December 23 report. Read More »

European Union launches legal action against Italy over Fiat emission tests

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Authorities in Brussels say Italy is yet to convince them the so-called defeat devices used to modulate emissions on its vehicles outside of narrow testing conditions are justified, according to the agency. Under the current system, which the European Commission is trying to overhaul, national regulators approve new cars and alone have the power to police manufacturers. Read More »

Imperial Brands PLC's (IMT) Outperform Rating Reiterated at Credit Suisse Group AG

The return on invested capital at -1.4%, which is good, compared to its peers. The number of shares now held by investors is 27.91 Billion. The SI to Aluminum Corporation China Limited's float is 0.02%. Badgley Phelps & Bell reported 94,655 shares stake. Since November 21, 2016, it had 0 insider buys, and 71 insider sales for $2.01 billion activity. Read More »

Greece: More protests, strikes ahead of major austerity vote

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The Greek parliament came together Thursday to vote on a new austerity package that is a condition for a continued global bailout, but has also triggered a strike that paralysed the country. But his coalition government soon found itself facing a disastrous Greek default, as the country was unable to service its debt without external help. Read More »

In reversal, radio host Alex Jones apologizes to Chobani

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After Chobani, a yogurt company, announced it would be suing Alex Jones , the rightwing conspiracy theorist behind InfoWars , Jones insisted that he would not be "backing down". Jones added that he regretted mischaracterizing Chobani, its employees and the people of Twin Falls. Jones also issued a public apology earlier this year to a Washington, D.C., pizzeria he had erroneously linked to an alleged child sex ring that supposedly had ties to Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign. Read More »

Putin says Trump did not share secrets with Russian Federation

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Speaking to Russian news agencies on Wednesday Yuri Ushakov, a Putin aide, earlier would not comment on the contents of last week's talks among Trump, Lavrov and Kislyak. For Democrats but also for some moderate Republicans, there is growing concern that the Trump White House refused to hand over transcripts or tapes, with "three separate congressional investigations ongoing into Russian meddlings or ties between Russian officials and Trump's staff", she said. Read More »