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Deal Reached For Chinese Market Access For Beef By Mid-Summer

Ross said the agreement would help to reduce the growing USA trade deficit with China-the country's largest, totaling $347 billion in 2016-and help lead to ...


Toronto Dominion Bk Ont (TD) Shareholder Guardian Capital LP Trimmed Its Holding

The institutional investor owned 3,726,384 shares of the bank's stock after selling 141,101 shares during the period. Finally, SRS Capital Advisors Inc. BMO Cap...


Trump administration renews Iran sanctions waivers

The Trump administration announced on Wednesday that it is sanctioning several entities in connection with Iran's ballistic missile program , which the USA i...


GOP Lawmakers React as Candidate 'Bodyslamming' Incident Threatens Election

Some who voted for Quist said they were optimistic some Independent voters would change their vote as a result of the news, but said die-hard supporters on eith...


Sensex crosses 31000-mark for the first time

All the sectoral indices, led by metal, capital goods, auto and power, were trading in positive zone with gains of up to 3.53 percent. Meanwhile, the Nifty wa...


Moody's downgrades Hong Kong credit rating after China cut

Echoing the ministry, the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC), China's top economic planner, said Wednesday that deleveraging, as a major task of ...


Why Melania Trump covers her head one day and not the next

In Saudi Arabia , however, the government did not request that Mrs. Trump wear a head covering known as a hijab, or a headscarf, Grisham said. During the el...


Signet Jewelers (NYSE:SIG) Loses Buy Rating

After a recent spot-check, the stock has touched $23.71 which represents a change from the open of 1.45%. Becker Capital Management Inc. purchased a new positio...


Did Trump really favor Macron in France?

Newly elected French President Emmanuel Macron has made sure the media captured his surprisingly firm handshake as he greeted the US President, not letting go...


Treasury chief to Congress: Raise debt limit before August

But Mnuchin's request for a "clean" debt bill has been rejected by, among other GOP factions, the hard-right Freedom Caucus. Mnuchin said the details have y...


Mulvaney defends Trump budget's social safety net cuts

On Tuesday, OMB Director Mick Mulvaney unveiled President Trump's latest budget proposal . If Trump's budget passes in its current form, it would have a detr...


Budget chief says debt ceiling may need to be raised soon

Nita Lowey, D-N.Y. Mnuchin has urged lawmakers to move quickly to remove investor doubt about any potential default. Mnuchin also urged the House Ways and M...


Sears posts first quarterly profit in almost 2 years on cost cuts

The Nasdaq composite jumped 42.23 to 6,205.26, above the record it notched last week. In his letter to shareholders, Bezos refers to the need to remain a "Day 1...


Joe Lieberman out of running for FBI director position

It was just last week when Trump told reporters in the Oval Office that he was "very close" to naming a new Federal Bureau of Investigation director, and when...


Trump Officially Starts NAFTA Renegotiation Countdown

Renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement could begin in mid-August. Just three weeks ago Trump reneged on his vow to completely withdraw fro...


Asian shares mixed as oil's fall counters Wall Street gains

Commerzbank analysts said that as USA producers take more and more market share, some OPEC members may start to get cold feet about the deal and to ramp up ou...


JPMorgan Chase & Co. Cuts Lonmin Plc (LMI) Price Target to GBX 130

It has underperformed by 23.03% the S&P500. Jefferies Group LLC dropped their target price on Great Portland Estates PLC from GBX 563 ($7.32) to GBX 550 ($7.15)...


Ex-US congressman Anthony Weiner pleads guilty in sexting case

Weiner surrendered to the Federal Bureau of Investigation in New York Friday morning, pled guilty before United States District Judge Loretta A. Preska, and wa...


Iran's Rouhani Criticizes Trump, Recent Saudi Summit

Ivanka Trump touches the Western Wall, Judaism's holiest prayer site, in Jerusalem's Old City, on Monday. Palestinians, who viewed Trump's victory with som...


Canada's central bank maintains overnight rate target at 0.5 percent

The next Bank of Canada rate decision is July 12, at which time it will update its economic outlook. The Bank of Canada is sticking with its trendsetting in...


Boeing inks military, commercial agreements with Saudi Arabia

But a huge portion of the dollar figure reflects money invested in and goods made in the KSA, the kingdom of Saudi Arabia, not in the USA. Many investors saw ...


Numis Securities Ltd Reiterates Add Rating for Just Eat PLC (JE)

Main First Bank AG maintained Burberry Group plc (LON:BRBY) on Wednesday, October 7 with "Outperform" rating. The firm has "Buy" rating by Cantor Fitzgerald giv...


Moody's reduces China's credit rating over debt concerns

This is its first downgrade since 1989 and it comes after years of stimulus programmes. The statement said the downgrade reflected expectations that China's f...


Ineos buys Dong Energy's upstream business for $1billion

The deal comes as Dong Energy focuses its energy on offshore wind power. The acquisition comes after Ineos recently snapped up a 235-mile pipeline from BP, ...


China's Geely buying majority stake in Lotus

Geely's bidding battle with the Dongfeng-controlled PSA (the parent company of Peugeot and Citroen ) saw DRB-Hicom shares rise to their highest point in tw...


OPEC set to prolong oil cuts as delegates predict smooth meeting

OPEC , led by Saudi Arabia , and other participating producers meet on May 25 and are expected to extend a pledge to cut output by 1.8 million barrels per day ...


Brixmor Property Group Inc (BRX) Position Raised by Pictet Asset Management Ltd.

It has underperformed by 41.19% the S&P500. American Capital Management Inc decreased Cognex (CGNX) stake by 0.82% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. During the s...


Puma Biotechnology Inc (NASDAQ:PBYI) Valuation According To Analysts

Ameriprise Financial invested in 389,183 shares. Volume on the day was 7.39 million shares. Stock is now moving with a positive distance from the 200 day simp...


Stock to Keep Your Eyes on: Energy Transfer Equity, L.P. (ETE)

Princeton Portfolio Strategies Gp Ltd Llc accumulated 150,317 shares. Narasimhan Laxman sold 4,258 shares worth $466,265. Energy Transfer Partners LP (NYSE:ET...


What Analysts Suggest About Salesforce.Com Inc (NYSE:CRM)?

The 52-week high event is an important milestone for every stock because it shows very positive momentum and is time when buyers come in. Edgestream Prtn Limite...


Manchester attack: The 10 victims named so far

British Home Secretary Amber Rudd said that Salman Abedi , the 22-year-old United Kingdom native identified as the bomber, "likely" did not act alone in the ...


South Korea has fired into North Korea

On Tuesday the defence ministry said troops had opened fire when an unidentified flying object entered the country's airspace across the tense border with Nort...


Trading Statistics of Nokia Corporation (NOK)

Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc. raised its position in shares of Nokia Oyj by 1.8% in the fourth quarter. Finally, Two Sigma Securities LLC acquired ...


Medical Properties Trust Makes $1.4 Billion Real Estate Play

World Asset Management Inc boosted its position in shares of Hospitality Properties Trust by 2.1% in the first quarter. A number of hedge funds and other inst...


M&S annual profits fall by 64% as revamp costs bite

Shares in M&S, which have increased 20 percent in the last three months - partly reflecting the recruitment of industry heavyweight Archie Norman as its new c...


Kimco Realty Corporation (NYSE:KIM) Valuation at a Glance

The SI to Getty Realty Corporation's float is 3.69%. Also, it has an estimated price-earnings (P/E) multiple of 26.68 and a trailing 12-month price-earnings (P/...


Wall St. little changed ahead of Fed minutes

At the same time, the Fed appears to be on track to resume raising its key short-term interest rate when it next meets in mid-June. The Fed minutes also sai...


Anti-government protests claim another life in Venezuela

US President Donald Trump on Thursday called the situation in Venezuela a "disgrace to humanity" and said the deadly political crisis was possibly the wor...


OPEC likely to extend output cuts into next year

Saudi ally Kuwait signaled on Wednesday OPEC could discuss deepening the cuts, in what would come as a positive surprise for market bulls, but hopes quickly...


Republican redistricting is taking a beating in the courts (again)

But critics of the voting map said the legislature was actually trying to diminish the number of districts in the state that could be won by Democrats. Even w...


Qatar State News Agency Hacked

The incident revived suspicions that exploded into the open three years when several Gulf nations pulled their ambassadors from Qatar over similar worries about...


Tillerson: Trump won't apologize for sharing Israeli intel with the Russians

Meanwhile, in his speech in Riyadh over the weekend, Trump asked Muslims to fight against extremists. "This is not a battle between different faiths, diff...


Trump unveils first budget with $3.6-trillion spending cut

The plan, Trump's first as president, combines $4.1 trillion for the upcoming 2018 fiscal year with a promise to bring the budget back into balance in 10 years,...


Swiss voters set to approve energy policy law

Advance polling had suggested the new energy law would be approved in the binding referendum , but support had slipped in the run-up to the vote. The Swiss ...


Racing star Dario Franchitti robbed at gunpoint in United States

Fernando Alonso will start his first Indianapolis 500 ( Indy 500 ) race in the middle of the second row after qualifying fifth in the Honda-powered Andretti ...


Walker, Republicans announce new policy center at UW-Madison

The Republican-led Joint Finance Committee will delay a scheduled vote on the University of Wisconsin System's budget amid a disagreement over Gov. Scott Wal...


Stock Traders Purchase Large Volume of United States Steel Put Options (X)

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently bought and sold shares of the company. The acquisition was disclosed in a legal filing wi...


Traveling this Memorial Day weekend? AAA Carolinas says you won't be alone

AAA estimates that 34.6 million people will pile into the family sedan for holiday travel, a figure that's 2.4 percent higher than a year ago. A 2.6 percent inc...


Russia, Saudi Arabia agree to extend oil output cuts until March 2018

The largest of the 24 producers that agreed to a deal to cut supply for six months starting in January are reaffirming their commitment to the agreement amid gr...


Poor and disabled big losers in Trump budget; military wins

It would deprive an estimated 10 million low-income Americans, many of them nursing home residents, of Medicaid benefits; it would also defund Planned Pa...