Economy

Ignore Trump on climate

Ignore Trump on climate The Paris accord seeks to limit global warming by slashing carbon dioxide and other emissions from burning fossil fuels. Perry made the remarks at the Bloomberg New Energy Finance summit in New York City Tuesday. "Some ways of doing that can be controversial at first, but end up being highly popular and successful". "The fact is, coal in Appalachia is running out", he said, adding that " W... [Full Article...]

North Korea quiet amid expectation of missile follow-up

US ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said Washington and the worldwide community were maintaining pressure on North Korean leader Kim Jong Un but "not trying to pick a fight with him". Security Council ambassadors, including China and Russian Federation, at the White House. But a pre-emptive strike against North Korea's nuclear and missile facilities isn't likely. [Full Article...]

Turkey's election board rejects appeals to annul referendum

Prime Minister and AKP leader Binali Yildirim said Erdogan can rejoin the party he founded in 2001 once official results of the plebiscite, granting him sweeping powers, are announced. 'The system represents a change, a transformation in the democratic history of Turkey'. On Monday, the White House said in a statement that Trump called Erdogan to congratulate him on his referendum victory and to... [Full Article...]

Wynn Resorts gains after profit beat

Looking at the current price of the stock and the 52 week high and low, it suggests that the stock is likely to go Down in the future. The biggest holder now is Elaine P. Investors of record on Thursday, May 11th will be issued a dividend of $0.50 per share. Wynn Resorts, Limited's dividend payout ratio is now 84.03%. [Full Article...]

Active Volume Stock: Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (CTSH)

Active Volume Stock: Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (CTSH) DnB Asset Management AS now owns 1,392,248 shares of the information technology service provider's stock valued at $66,424,000 after buying an additional 1,348,100 shares during the last quarter. This calculation is derived by dividing the current share price by the projected earnings per share. On average, analysts predict that Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp will post $3.66 earnings per shar... [Full Article...]

EQT Midstream Partners and EQT GP Holdings Increase Quarterly Distributions

EQT Midstream Partners and EQT GP Holdings Increase Quarterly Distributions It has underperformed by 17.93% the S&P500. Among 3 analysts covering Vertu Motors PLC ( LON:VTU ), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Dominion Midstream Partners LP has a 1-year low of $23.17 and a 1-year high of $34.47. Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P. The company has market cap of $8.93 billion. The Company's gathering and processing segment primarily provides natural gas and crude oil ... [Full Article...]

Dueling Shows Of Force As Tensions Ratchet Up On Korean Peninsula

Leader Kim Jong Un is believed to have attended the event, near the eastern port city of Wonsan, South Korean news agency Yonhap reported. China, which has grown increasingly frustrated with its ally Pyongyang, and Russian Federation see the system's powerful radars as a security threat. [Full Article...]

Asia tracks French election rally; weak yen lifts Tokyo

Asia tracks French election rally; weak yen lifts Tokyo On Monday, it posted its strongest one-day performance in 10-1/2 months, which lifted the common currency to a 5-1/2-month high.Growing appetite for risk meant safe-haven assets fell out of favor, with US 10-year Treasury yields US10YT=RR firming to 2.34 percent from 2.23 percent on Friday. [Full Article...]

Here's How Gas Prices Could Drop by 50% Very Soon

U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures had risen 5 cents to $50.76 a barrel. Oil prices are up about 20 per cent from last year's average of US$45 per barrel for North Sea Brent, although they have not been able to push past the mid-to-high $50s because of worries that inventory levels remain stubbornly high. [Full Article...]

'This will never happen again on a United flight': CEO

'This will never happen again on a United flight': CEO He said he was not doing well and when the outlet asked what his injuries were he said "everything". "If it happened to me in first class, it can happen to anyone", Fearns said. The letter, sent Tuesday, April 11, is signed by 21 Democratic senators, including Al Franken and Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota, and says they are "deeply concerned" about the incident. [Full Article...]

Edwards to House GOP: It's your turn on tax plan

Edwards to House GOP: It's your turn on tax plan Rep. Sam Jones, a Franklin Democrat sponsoring the tax proposal for Edwards, said "the people who get up every morning, go to work and take care of their families" are paying more of their income in taxes than numerous wealthiest corporations in the state. [Full Article...]

Obama to net $400K for Wall Street speech

Obama to net $400K for Wall Street speech Yes, we should, because all former presidents do this. During Mr Obama's two terms as U.S. president he at times seemed to have strained relations with the financial sector. The New York Post says Mr Obama's speech makes him "Wall Street's newest fat cat", while Fox News said it made him a hypocrite and Vox claimed it "undermined" what he claimed to stand for as President. [Full Article...]

Fund expresses optimism on Pakistan's economy, projects 5 percent growth for 2017

The IMF's 2017 projection is in line with the Central Bank, which also expects 3.5% growth this year. Last month, data from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) showed household saving rates hit record lows of 3.3% in the fourth quarter of 2016, as consumers tried to keep up spending despite rising prices. [Full Article...]

US keeps Taiwan on currency monitoring list

A weaker currency makes exports cheaper compared with those of competitors. The move was apparently taken out of consideration for China, which the USA hopes will help rein in North Korea's nuclear and missile programs. According to the central bank, Taiwan only met one of the three criteria in the latest report as Taipei still enjoyed a large current account surplus, but did not meet the criter... [Full Article...]

Cavs sweep Pacers, Rockets poised to advance

James is also 52-0 in the playoffs when his team hold a double-digit lead heading into the fourth quarter. LeBron James scored 33 points and made key plays late Sunday (Monday in Manila) to give the defending NBA champion Cleveland Cavaliers a 106-102 victory at in and a sweep of their playoff series. [Full Article...]

Texas Instruments Incorporated (TXN) Shares Bought by Ibex Wealth Advisors

Texas Instruments Incorporated (TXN) Shares Bought by Ibex Wealth Advisors FMR LLC boosted its position in Texas Instruments by 8.4% in the fourth quarter. Finally, Marshall Wace LLP purchased a new position in shares of Texas Instruments during the fourth quarter worth $115,375,000. "ILLEGAL ACTIVITY NOTICE: "[[title]]" was posted by [[site]] and is owned by of [[site]]. If you are viewing this news story on another domain, it was illegally stolen and republished in vio... [Full Article...]

Trump's 100-days promises: Fewer than half carried out

At the rate President Trump is signing, it's highly likely he'll sign more executive orders than recent presidents. The second closely watched deadline came via an informal announcement, not an official executive order . In recent history, presidents haven't signed almost as many executive orders. Some of these measures, in other words, are less examples of governing and more examples of issu... [Full Article...]

Trump signs executive orders for tax overhaul

Trump signs executive orders for tax overhaul But while he supports lowering the corporate tax rate, Cole said he "wouldn't want to do it at the cost of exploding the deficit". "We're doing a major elimination of the horrendous Dodd-Frank regulations, keeping some obviously, but getting rid of many", he said April 11 in the White House. [Full Article...]

Is now the right time to buy C R Bard Inc (BCR)?

The medical instruments supplier reported $2.77 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $2.74 by $0.03. The results surpassed Wall Street expectations. Moreover, Morgan Stanley issued Upgrade rating for the stock on 3-Jan-17. Bollard Group LLC boosted its position in shares of C R Bard by 5.3% in the third quarter. [Full Article...]

Canadian leader responds to lumber tariffs imposed by the US

Canadian leader responds to lumber tariffs imposed by the US Last week the president called Canada's dairy protections "unfair". A trade war could be costly because the USA sells as much to Canada as it buys. The BC Lumber Trade Council says the duties are completely without merit. Before that, they didn't own any. "The protectionist winds are blowing very hard in Washington ", he said. "Even if we keep feeding the cows and milking them, it still c... [Full Article...]


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