Thursday October 19-th, 2017

Warriors' Steve Kerr back on sideline, will coach Game 2

This one is looking much different. Durant had 33 points, 13 rebounds, and played fantastic defense on LeBron James for much of the night. I've been kind of giving them updates. That's two more than the Warriors had as a team in Game 1. After dr...

Trump argues for travel ban after attacks hit London

Police are responding to three incidents in the capital, amid reports a vehicle collided with pedestrians on London Bridge, Scotland Yard said. People were warned to avoid the area while emergency vehicles attended to the incidents which police d...

Our Bold Oil Price Prediction After the May OPEC Meeting

Not only did Opec underwhelm the market, many commentators believe curtailment of the cartel's output will be matched by further increases in United States shale production, with the headline output stateside tipped to rise to 10m bpd. USA crude pr...

Ariana Grande to Perform Benefit Concert for Manchester Victims Ariana Grande to Perform Benefit Concert for Manchester Victims

It is claimed that raid was connected to a group of Libyan extremists and that Abedi knew two members of the gang, who have ties to Manchester . A 23-year-old man has also been arrested in Manchester in connection to the bombing, though no w...

China factory activity held steady in May, index shows China factory activity held steady in May, index shows

Scepticism over the accuracy of Chinese economic data has just gone up notch following the release of the Caixin-IHS Markit manufacturing PMI report for May, with the survey painting a very different picture on the health of China's industrial ...

Blue Apron Cooking Up IPO to Fuel Expansion Blue Apron Cooking Up IPO to Fuel Expansion

Securities and Exchange Commission. Its net loss widened to $54.9 million in 2016 from $47 million a year earlier, despite net revenue climbing to $795 million from $340.8 million in the same period, the prospectus shows. " Blue Apron has a unique p...

EU, China to reaffirm support for climate pact

Bill Peduto, the Democratic mayor of Pittsburgh, a city that symbolises the rise and fall of the USA coal and steel industries, said the city would proceed with plans made as Paris commitments. Not only does the Trump administration's decision ...

Soros says Brexit talks could last five years, risks distracting EU Soros says Brexit talks could last five years, risks distracting EU

It isn't often that I agree with George Soros , but on the EU I mostly do. "If the European Union carries on with business as usual, there is little hope for an improvement", he said, adding that the bloc was surrounded by "hostile powers", such a...

Stocks post intraday records despite disappointing jobs report Stocks post intraday records despite disappointing jobs report

At 9:40 a.m. ET, the Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) was up 1.22 points, or 0.01 percent, at 21,145.40. The S&P 500 index added 3.56 points to 2,433.62, and the Nasdaq composite index was up 29.91 points to 6,276.74. "The market is beginnin...

White House official: Trump plans to pull US from Paris deal White House official: Trump plans to pull US from Paris deal

But Ivanka Trump, the President's top aide and daughter, pressed aides to look at the full picture when considering what withdrawal could mean. Trump said early Wednesday an announcement was imminent on whether the United States will remain par...

Walmart Testing Associates as Last-Mile Delivery Drivers Walmart Testing Associates as Last-Mile Delivery Drivers

Hanson Doremus Investment Mgmt holds 0% of its portfolio in Wal-Mart Stores Inc (NYSE: WMT ) for 1,872 shares. For the next financial year, analysts anticipate that the company will report sales of $507.70 billion per share, with estimates ranging fr...

Analysts Showing Optimistic Trends For Intel Corporation

It is down 0.56% since June 1, 2016 and is downtrending. It has outperformed by 0.30% the S&P500. Palo Capital Inc decreased Intel Corp ( INTC ) stake by 70.39% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Needham & Company LLC restated a "buy" rating and set a ...

Copy-High-end retailer Michael Kors to close about 100 stores Copy-High-end retailer Michael Kors to close about 100 stores

So much for investor patience being rewarded. Total revenue fell 11.2% to $1.06 billion, compared to a year earlier, despite opening 159 net new locations. Michael Kors Holdings (NYSE: KORS ) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Wedn...

Barclays to sell £1.6bn stake in African business Barclays to sell £1.6bn stake in African business

On May 5, 2016, Barclays Bank PLC sold 103.6 million shares in Barclays Africa in a bookbuild, reducing its shareholding to 50.1 percent. After completion of the sale, Barclays plc will retain 139 million shares in Barclays Africa, tr...

Brazil emerges from recession as GDP grows 1% Brazil emerges from recession as GDP grows 1%

Industry registered 0.9 percent growth, while services activity was stagnant. Economy analyst Felipe Queiroz says better GDP figures will have "marginal" impact, without signifying a true end to the recession that saw the economy shrink 3.8% in 201...

Stampede Kills Four, Injures Dozens In Honduras Stampede Kills Four, Injures Dozens In Honduras

The stampede happened at the National Stadium as fans tried to push their way into the jammed venue to see the game between Motagua and Honduras Progreso. Police said they had 600 law enforcement officers at the stadium. Motagua manager Eduardo At...

Moody's, ICRA downgrade India's RCom over debt concerns Moody's, ICRA downgrade India's RCom over debt concerns

However, the stock rebounded and was trading up by 3.66 per cent at Rs 21.25 on the BSE at 12.10 pm local time. The Economic Times today reported that the company had delayed repayment of loans to more than 10 banks. The management also aims to s...

Canaccord Genuity Upgrades Genel Energy PLC (GENL) to speculative buy

Therefore 41% are positive. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Wednesday, January 13 by Deutsche Bank. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Friday, September 25 by Craig Hallum. Shawbrook Group Plc had 91 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according ...

Consumer Spending Jumps; Monthly Inflation Rebounds

Americans increased their spending in April at the fastest pace in four months, bolstered by a solid gain in incomes, according to information released Tuesday, May 30, 2017, by the Commerce Department . The report on Tuesday also included persona...

Pentagon Conducts First Test to Shoot Down Intercontinental Ballistic Missile

The United States on Tuesday tested its intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) interceptor system for the first time in three years, in the wake of a series of North Korean missile tests. Adam Smith, the top Democrat on the House Armed Services Co...

Amazon's stock tops $1000 for the first time

Weiss Multi has invested 0.29% of its portfolio in Amazon .com, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN ). Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania School Empls Retrmt holds 0.31% or 22,608 shares in its portfolio. Bezos sold 1,000,000 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction on...

The Restaurant Group PLC (RTN) Rating Reiterated by N+1 Singer

Oppenheimer maintained Incyte Corporation (NASDAQ:INCY) rating on Friday, February 12. As per Tuesday, January 31, the company rating was maintained by Shore Capital. About 256,265 shares traded. Shawbrook Group PLC (LON:SHAW) has 0.00% since May 30,...

Trump hits out at 'fake news' following Kushner reports

Trump went on an early morning Twitter rant Sunday to dump his latest thoughts after returning from his first foreign trip in Europe and the Mid East. The disclosures dogged Trump during his first trip overseas since taking office and threaten to o...

OPEC and non-OPEC nations poised to extend output cuts OPEC and non-OPEC nations poised to extend output cuts

The sharp rise in the USA shale gas pushed up global crude stocks to record highs and kept prices subdued. By 1050 GMT, Brent crude had fallen 1.5 percent to around $53 per barrel as market bulls were disappointed OPEC would not deepen the cuts o...

Angela Merkel warns US, Britain no longer reliable partners Angela Merkel warns US, Britain no longer reliable partners

Addressing Europe's transatlantic ties back in January, she said: "There are no unlimited guarantees for close cooperation with us Europeans". Merkel also insisted that she will maintain a friendly relationship with both the USA and the United Ki...

Russia, Saudi Arabia back extension of oil output cuts

Analysts including Goldman Sachs have said the global oil market is re-balancing, and the International Energy Agency predicts demand will significantly exceed production if OPEC and its partners extend their cuts into the second half of the ye...

Oil remains weak after OPEC-led output cut extension falls below expectations

Already, Saudi Arabia and Russian Federation, a non-OPEC state - both world's top two oil producers - have agreed on the need to prolong the current cuts until March 2018. In December, OPEC agreed its first production cuts in a decade and the first...

Iranian President Rouhani wins reelection by a comfortable margin, official results show

Rouhani helped implement the Iran nuclear deal , which removed sanctions as long as the country proved it would stop trying to make or buy nuclear weapons. This will be Rouhani's second four-year term. "Enjoying such support, I will continue my fi...

Totti kept on bench at start of final match with Roma Totti kept on bench at start of final match with Roma

And ahead of the game, Roma have released a video in which Totti looks back on the defining moments of his life and career growing up in Italy's capital city and later breaking into the first team at the Stadio Olimpico . Darko Lazovic equalised w...

British Airways cancels most flights from London British Airways cancels most flights from London

LONDON , May 27 ( Reuters ) - British Airways cancelled all its flights from London's two biggest airports on Saturday after a global computer system failure caused confusion and chaos, with thousands of passengers queuing for hours and planes left s...

Fed minutes: Officials back reducing bond holdings this year Fed minutes: Officials back reducing bond holdings this year

The Fed holds more than $4 trillion in Treasurys and mortgage-backed securities that it accumulated to put additional downward pressure on borrowing costs for businesses and consumers. Almost all policymakers at the May 2-3 meeting also said they fav...

Ex-Senate staffer: Hall of Fame pitcher Jim Bunning has died Ex-Senate staffer: Hall of Fame pitcher Jim Bunning has died

Mr. Bunning's death was confirmed by Jon Deuser , who served as chief of staff when Mr. Bunning was in the Senate. "Jim, as those within the baseball community know, is one of the most important figures in the history of the Major League Basebal...

BJP will surpass itself in 2019 LS polls: Shah BJP will surpass itself in 2019 LS polls: Shah

Hitting at the Prime Minister, the Congress said that the BJP has spent Rs. 2000 crore on the celebrations, adding that these three years of Modi government can be summed up as "Bhashan aur aashwaasan, yeh hai mera shaasan". Sharing the social ...

Seasonable with a few showers of the Memorial Day Weekend

Saturday: Partly sunny, pick of the holiday weekend. Winds will slowly shift to the northeast at around 10 miles per hour. High pressure briefly builds in on Saturday which will keep us mostly sunny and dry during the day. Wednesday will be mos...

US growth in Jan.-March upgraded to still-slow 1.2 pct. rate US growth in Jan.-March upgraded to still-slow 1.2 pct. rate

Despite this growth, the Commerce Department says the gross domestic product (GDP), the broadest measure of economic health, is down from the last quarter. Growth in consumer spending , which accounts for more than two-thirds of United States econ...

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