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I'm not picking a fight with the banks: Australia Treasurer tells CNBC

Among other losers were the nation's largest banks, which will face a new tax that will collect A$6.2 billion over the next four years. "Are you going to turn around and say in a few years" time to ...

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Oil Producers Have Consensus to Extend Cuts, 2 OPEC Members Say

Oil Producers Have Consensus to Extend Cuts, 2 OPEC Members Say

Both investors and analysts are doubtful about the effects of the deal extension, with some suggesting it would have to be extended beyond the end of 2017 and others arguing that cuts won't do the t...

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GST Council meet from tomorrow to fix rates on goods, services

GST Council meet from tomorrow to fix rates on goods, services

At the meeting held today, the tax rate of almost 1,205 items were finalised. The GST council has recently fixed a tax rate of 18% on mobile and financial services, while exempting education and hea...

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Mnuchin Says US Reserves Right To Be Protectionist

Mnuchin Says US Reserves Right To Be Protectionist

Mnuchin had said that global trade should be "fair" and "reciprocal" during the G20 meeting in March, and his refusal to change his stance on the matter during this most recent G7 meeting stirs greate...

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Revenue Estimates Analysis Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (SIRI)

Revenue Estimates Analysis Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (SIRI)

What Analysts Say About Ross Stores, Inc. Other hedge funds also recently made changes to their positions in the company. AQR Capital Management LLC boosted its stake in Sirius XM Holdings by 18.7% ...

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Uber Freight starts its long haul journey

Uber Freight starts its long haul journey

Uber says that Uber Freight will help "level the playing field" for truckers, perhaps hinting at the inequality that plagues the trucking industry. Late a year ago, reports were released that said...

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IShares MSCI ACWI ex US (ACWX) Rises 0.64% for May 16

IShares MSCI ACWI ex US (ACWX) Rises 0.64% for May 16

The S&P TMI tracks all the United States common stocks listed on the New York Stock Exchange, American Stock Exchange, National Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotation (NASDAQ) National ...

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Oil prices build on gains on expectation of extended crude supply cut

Oil prices build on gains on expectation of extended crude supply cut

European benchmark North Sea Brent crude rose $1.54 to $52.38 a barrel by 1005 GMT (6.05 a.m. ET) and traded intraday at $52.52, the highest since April 24. Oil touched a five-month low of $43.76 a ba...

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Blood tests to resume at NHS cyber attack hospitals from tomorrow

Acute hospitals in Lanarkshire were affected, as were GP surgeries and dental practices. The NHS has provided an update about planned treatment and outpatient appointments following the ransomware a...

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NATO chief rules out combat role against Islamic State

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation members on Thursday ruled out the possibility of deploying combat troops from the alliance to Iraq or Syria, in support of the USA -led coalition battling to oust th...

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Treasury Secretary Dashes Hopes For Glass-Steagall Revival

Treasury Secretary Dashes Hopes For Glass-Steagall Revival

The Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget has released an estimate that the overall cost of Trump's tax plan could reach $5 trillion over a decade - though the group acknowledged its estimate was...

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Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (SIRI) Rating Reiterated by Macquarie

Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (SIRI) Rating Reiterated by Macquarie

What Technical say about Sirius XM Holdings Inc. The stock had a trading volume of 20,435,727 shares. Stock is now moving with a positive distance from the 200 day simple moving average of appro...

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Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (CTSH)

Over the last quarter, insiders have sold 38,800 shares of company stock worth $2,380,527. Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp now has an average rating of "Buy" and a consensus price target of $63.45...

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The UO is taking steps to protect campus from ransomware

That leak led indirectly to the creation of WannaCry and the subsequent crisis, security experts say. The agency told hospitals to disconnect all infected computers, apply a Microsoft patch that clo...

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Parents of freed Nigeria schoolgirls still wait to see them

Parents of freed Nigeria schoolgirls still wait to see them

The women's minister said the recently-released 82 would be reunited at another facility in the capital with 24 of their classmates who were released or found previous year. "The 21 girls initially sa...

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After Special Counsel Named, Trump Reacts: 'Greatest Witch Hunt' In Political History

Trump began the day by tweeting that he is the victim of "the single greatest witch hunt of a politician in American history ", a claim ignoring impeachment efforts and blistering verbal attacks on p...

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Chevrolet to pull out of India, South Africa

Chevrolet to pull out of India, South Africa

GM India produced more than 83,000 cars in 2016-17 and most of these were exported. However, the company's production increased around 16% to 83,368 units, the bulk of which was exported. "Existin...

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Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD) showed P/E ratio of 1092.49

Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD) showed P/E ratio of 1092.49

About 916,821 shares traded. JP Morgan had a markedly different take on 13/11/2015, proposing that Rite Aid Corporation is now considered Neutral versus prior Overweight rating. Blackrock Advsrs Lc ...

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Meggitt plc (MGGT) Rating Reiterated by Citigroup Inc

Ratings analysis reveals 100% of La Jolla Pharmaceutical Company's analysts are positive. 4/7/2017-HSBC Holdings plc was Downgraded by analysts at HSBC Holdings plc from a "Hold " rating to a " Redu...

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Iran's top leader urges high turnout in presidential vote

He is believed to favor Rouhani's main challenger, the hard-line candidate Ebrahim Raisi . The two squared off last week in a fiery televised debate, the third and final such event ahead of the M...

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Salesforce posts better-than-expected quarterly revenue (CRM)

Salesforce posts better-than-expected quarterly revenue (CRM)

The Fund also invests in equity securities issued by companies in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (the ASEAN Group) countries. It is negative, as 89 investors sold salesforce .com, inc. Pi...

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Would You Buy Ross Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:ROST) On These Analyst Ratings?

Would You Buy Ross Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:ROST) On These Analyst Ratings?

Over the past year Company's shares have been trading in the range of $17.70 and $26.51. State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System owned 0.15% of Ross Stores worth $37,597,000 at th...

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TSX futures point to lower open on stateside concerns

TSX futures point to lower open on stateside concerns

The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index GSPTSE touched a five-month low in morning trade but ended the day up 3.52 points, or 0.02 percent, at 15,277.20. The price of gold fell $10.82 to ...

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Former Fox News CEO Roger Ailes dies at 77

The death was announced by his family and reported on Fox News Channel. CNN is reporting that Ailes suffered a serious fall last week and fell into a coma on Wednesday night. Ailes never removed him...

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Attorney General Announces New DOJ Charging and Sentencing Policy Blog White-Collared

Attorney General Announces New DOJ Charging and Sentencing Policy Blog White-Collared

From its inception in the 1970s, the war on drugs has been a ruthless, relentless and naked war on minorities, especially African-Americans. But leaving the injustices perpetuated by the drug war as...

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Senate Intelligence Committee requests Comey memos

Senate Intelligence Committee requests Comey memos

Comey had already been invited to testify before the Senate intelligence committee Tuesday about his firing a week ago, but he declined the invitation. "Each president has to make a judgment about whe...

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India assures unwavering support to Palestinian cause

India assures unwavering support to Palestinian cause

The Prime Minster said he discussed a range of issues with President Abbas and exchanged views on the situation in West Asia and the Middle-East Peace Process. "In this respect, let me express hones...

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US private equity firms bid for Australia newspaper empire

US private equity firms bid for Australia newspaper empire

TPG has a stake in Southeast Asian property site PropertyGuru and classified business RentPath in the USA, while Hellman & Friedman's investments have included Germany's Axel Springer and Scout24, bo...

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Merkel: British EU immigration cap would have price

Merkel: British EU immigration cap would have price

Merkel has the job of convincing her public opinion and political life in this direction". "If we have higher or lower environmental regulations - I now want to remain quite neutral - in the European ...

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Aust firms back to work after cyber attack

The message in the attack demanded payment of US$300 in Bitcoin within three days; if not, the ransom was to double; by the seventh day and if no ransom was paid, all the files inside the computer wou...

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Do Institutional Investors Love Schwab Charles Corp (NYSE:SCHW)?

According to their observations and findings, the stock could provide a high EPS of $0.05/share and a Low EPS of $-0.14/share. Conning Inc. boosted its position in shares of Charles Schwab Corp by 3...

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House GOP leader suggested Putin was paying Trump

Director James Comey to let go of the investigation into Michael Flynn's indisputable ties to Russian Federation - increasing President Donald Trump and his White House's exposure, Republican leader...

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Brokers Issue New Targets On Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE:NEM)

The stock declined 1.74% or $0.19 reaching $10.71 per share. For the next financial year, analysts forecast that the company will report earnings of $1.16 per share, with EPS estimates ranging from $0...

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Siminoff Sells 12000 Shares of Zynga Inc (ZNGA) Stock

Siminoff Sells 12000 Shares of Zynga Inc (ZNGA) Stock

While taking an overview of recommendation trends, the stock now has an average brokerage recommendation of 2.33. A number of other brokerages also recently commented on ZNGA . If you are accessing...

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Horizon Pharma PLC (HZNP) Position Decreased by UBS Asset Management Americas Inc

Based on data provided from analysts, Horizon Pharma Public Limited Company has a current consensus target price of 16.80. Blackrock Fund Advisors has invested 0.02% in Horizon Pharma PLC (NASDAQ:HZNP...

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Rolf Harris due to be released from Stafford prison within 24 hours

Rolf Harris due to be released from Stafford prison within 24 hours

Judge Taylor told the jury that her granting bail to Harris should have no impact on their decisions on the current charges. Judge Taylor granted Harris bail after it was sought by his barrister and...

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Featured Stock Overview: Ford Motor Co

Featured Stock Overview: Ford Motor Co

Ford Motor Co . P/E ( price to earnings) ratio is 11.55 and Forward P/E ratio of 6.49. Among 14 analysts covering Flextronics International Ltd. Therefore 0 are positive. The rating was initiated b...

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Memorial Day travel expected to be deadlier than normal

Memorial Day travel expected to be deadlier than normal

Filomena Andre, the Auto Club's vice president for travel, said the increase in air travelers suggests vacationers are planning to take more time off work and travel farther from home. Even though gas...

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Analysts Consensus For London Stock Exchange Group (LON:LSE)

Taking a look into the performance of AZN stock, investor will come to know that the weekly performance for this stock is valued at 11.36%, resulting in a performance for the month at 14.13%. A total ...

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Flynn 'blocked' army move Turkey opposed

Mr. Flynn hired a lawyer a few weeks later. After Flynn left the White House, Trump attempted to get now-fired FBI director James Comey to drop the investigation, according to multiple reports . Fl...

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