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Cuba denounces Trump's policy rollback

Cuba denounces Trump's policy rollback

In a statement released Friday evening on government-run websites and television, Cuban President Raul Castro's administration said Trump's speech was "loaded with hostile rhetoric that recalls ...

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Mission impossible? Kushner seeks to revive Mideast talks

Mission impossible? Kushner seeks to revive Mideast talks

Israeli and USA officials provided no information on what was to be discussed and there are no plans for Kushner to speak to the media or take any questions, maintaining the circumspect profile he has...

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Senate close to vote on dismantling health law

Some of its provisions were described by people on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to discuss them publicly. "If it is going to pass, the bill is going to have to make meaningf...

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Tropical Storm Cindy to hit US Gulf Coast late Wednesday

Tropical Storm Cindy to hit US Gulf Coast late Wednesday

The storm, which could produce life-threatening flood along parts of the Gulf Coast, is expected to hit overnight and bring with it gusty winds, heavy rain and some flooding through Thursday night. CD...

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Which Analysts Are Watching IDEXX Laboratories, Inc. (NASDAQ:IDXX)?

IDEXX Laboratories, Inc. (IDXX ) has risen 83.30% since June 21, 2016 and is uptrending. Norges Bank bought a new position in shares of IDEXX Laboratories during the fourth quarter worth $112,138,000....

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1st Global Advisors Inc. Boosts Position in The Travelers Companies, Inc. (TRV)

LLC boosted its stake in shares of The Travelers Companies by 30.0% in the first quarter. The company had a trading volume of 2,471,303 shares. The stock was sold at an average price of $121.60, for a...

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South Africa's credibility on the line with foreign bond investors

South Africa's credibility on the line with foreign bond investors

The benchmark repurchase rate has remained unchanged since March 2016 as the central bank looked to support growth in an economy that entered the second recession in nearly a decade in the first quart...

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The Zacks Investment Research Lowers H&R Block, Inc. (HRB) to Hold

About 3.66M shares traded or 23.65% up from the average. 5,764,712 shares of the company's stock were exchanged. The P/E ratio is now 16.22 and the market cap is 6.40B. It dived, as 44 investors sol...

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Investment Centers of America Inc. Cuts Stake in MiMedx Group, Inc (MDXG)

As per Wednesday, January 20, the company rating was maintained by First Analysis. Finally, First Analysis lowered MiMedx Group from an "equal weight" rating to an "underweight" rating and set a $11.0...

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Ross Stores Incorporated (NASDAQ:ROST) Just Reported Decreased Shorts

Active Investors often maintain a close study on trading capacity of ROST stock. The stock is unnoticeable among investors as ROST reported unfavorable performance of -8.41%. In other news, Director...

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Citizens Financial Group, Inc

Putnam Fl Invest Management holds 1.38% or 337,037 shares. It has outperformed by 34.26% the S&P500. Coconut Grove Bank now owns 4,845 shares of the bank's stock valued at $167,000 after buying an add...

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UK Confirms It Will Leave EU Single Market Upon Brexit

UK Confirms It Will Leave EU Single Market Upon Brexit

Britain is "very conscious of how they will use that time sequence to pressure us, and we'll avoid that at every turn", Davis told ITV on May 14. Of 27 Bills and draft bills unveiled in her first ...

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Entergy Corporation (ETR) Shares Bought by Norinchukin Bank The

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.04 in 2016 Q4. It has underperformed by 11.41% the S&P500. Allstate Corp increased Comcast Corp New (CMCSA) stake by 386.88% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. The sto...

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Swedbank Lifted Stake in Biogen Idec INC (BIIB)

Outfitter Advisors Ltd decreased Biogen Idec ( BIIB ) stake by 6.39% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Himax Technologies, Inc. (ADR) (NASDAQ:HIMX)'s shares on Tuesday traded in the range of 7.75 - 7.9...

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Police find missing woman's ute in lake

Police find missing woman's ute in lake

Detective Senior Sergeant Ross Patterson told reporters the identity of the body had not been confirmed yet. Mr Patterson said he would not comment on whether there was any suspicion of foul play in...

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European Central Bank meeting in Tallinn: Interest rates unchanged

But with global inflation pressures waning, and with euro zone data coming in weaker in recent data releases, that view has started to shift, and the European Central Bank is not expected to signa...

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Hong Kong: Shares fall on fears of MSCI inclusion

Some 222 large-cap Chinese stocks are to be added to the former, representing a 0.73 per cent weight. The review is the fourth straight year MSCI has considered adding the mainland-traded stocks, ...

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May fails to secure DUP deal ahead of Queen's Speech

May fails to secure DUP deal ahead of Queen's Speech

Mr Coveney met all the five main political parties and Northern Ireland Secretary James Brokenshire in what was his first involvement in the process since replacing Charlie Flanagan at the head of the...

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U.S. wants 'much greater' China pressure on NKorea

U.S. wants 'much greater' China pressure on NKorea

He says, "We must step up our efforts to curtail these sources of revenue". The White House on Wednesday pushed China to put pressure on companies doing business in North Korea in an effort to halt ...

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Oil's slide to lowest price of the year pulls stocks lower

Oil's slide to lowest price of the year pulls stocks lower

Red Hat jumped 10.5 percent to $99.40 after the Linux operating system distributor's second-quarter forecast came in above expectations, prompting a slew of price target lifts by brokerages. jumped al...

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Stocks rise on yen weakness, tech share gains

He sees the Fed's mandates of employment and inflation to be "in a good place". "The market is still sceptical that the Fed will hike rates again this year, with the probability of a rate hike befor...

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Key Tory manifesto bills missing from Queen's Speech, with focus on Brexit

In the Queen's speech given on Wednesday, the Queen of England failed to mention any plans to welcome American President Donald Trump during the upcoming year, an indication that one or both natio...

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House votes to roll back post-2008 financial rules

House votes to roll back post-2008 financial rules

It now heads to the Senate where it has little chance of passing as Republicans will need votes from Democrats who say rolling back the Dodd-Frank law would soften regulations on the financial syst...

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Cristiano Ronaldo: Real Madrid and Portugal superstar makes history with goal

But he was all smiles, escorting a young mascot in a wheelchair out onto the Moscow pitch before netting his first Confederations Cup goal. "Everyone now, after that game, is incredibly determin...

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Merkel urges unity ahead of Brexit talks

Merkel urges unity ahead of Brexit talks

The group would like to remind him that he and the United Kingdom government are also there to represent the 1.2 million United Kingdom citizens most directly impacted by Brexit - those who live i...

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Dashcam video shows officer firing 7 shots into Castile car

When Officer Yanez turns on his flashing lights, Mr. Castile , a longtime school cafeteria worker, quickly pulls to the side and stops his auto. Yanez then asks for Castile's license and insura...

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President Trump talks vocational training at Waukesha Co. Technical College

He said he really likes the phrase, " Earn while you learn ". Apprenticeships are few and far between. The White House noted that there are now six million job vacancies in the United States, the hi...

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Ronaldo's header sinks hosts Russia — FIFA Confederations Cup

Russian Federation go into their last group game against Mexico on Saturday in Kazan knowing that most likely nothing less than a win will be enough to claim a semifinal spot, with the Gold Cup wi...

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Treasury Yields Travel Higher Ahead Of Key Housing Number — BOND REPORT

Treasury Yields Travel Higher Ahead Of Key Housing Number — BOND REPORT

The New Zealand dollar recovered some overnight losses after New York Federal Reserve President William Dudley signalled a willingness to gradually increase U.S. The central bank's forecasts were fo...

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GE CEO Jeff Immelt stepping down

He has led GE's India business, its equity business in Latin America and the GE Capital business for Argentina and Chile. Immelt said , "John is the right person to lead GE today". Peltz has pushe...

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The Synthetic Biologics Inc (SYN) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts

The stock now has an average rating of "Buy" and an average price target of $4.46. This gives investors an idea of how much the security has moved in the previous year and whether it is trading near t...

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Seaport Global Downgrades Rating On Laredo Petroleum, Inc. (LPI)

We have $9.49 PT which if reached, will make NYSE: LPI worth $199.20 million less. (NYSE:WAGE) was trading at volume above average, prior 52-week high was $80.50 and surged 19.67% over the same perio...

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Bovis Homes Group plc (BVS) Upgraded to "Buy" by Deutsche Bank AG

Colonial Trust Advsr holds 0.13% or 1,051 shares in its portfolio. Eland Oil & Gas PLC ( ELA ) traded up 0.45% on Thursday, reaching GBX 55.25. About 56,208 shares traded. The stock has "Buy" rating...

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Ex-Obama homeland security chief to face intelligence panel

Ex-Obama homeland security chief to face intelligence panel

Johnson , in his written testimony, details numerous public statements he made through last year's election after he learned of hacking attempts, as he tried to draw attention to the issue. At this ...

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The Synergy Pharmaceuticals' (SGYP) Buy Rating Reiterated at Canaccord Genuity

About 3.17 million shares traded. Synergy Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:SGYP) has risen 24.44% since June 20, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 7.74% the S&P500. Moreover, Bnp Paribas Arbit...

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Amazon stumps up nearly $US14B for Whole Foods Market

Amazon stumps up nearly $US14B for Whole Foods Market

Armed with giant warehouses, shopper data, the latest technology and almost endless funds - and now with Whole Foods' hundreds of physical stores - Amazon is set to reshape a US$800 billion grocery ...

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First Property Group PLC (FPO.L) Moving 2.42% in Session

First Property Group PLC (FPO.L) Moving 2.42% in Session

It has underperformed by 3.46% the S&P500. Mcf Advsrs Lc has 0.01% invested in Provident Financial plc (LON: PFG ) for 877 shares. PFG's profit will be $1.83M for 482.11 P/E if the $1.23 EPS becomes...

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Bank chief economist eyes rate rise

Bank of England chief economist, Andy Haldane , believes that a tightening of monetary policy will be needed "relatively soon", stating that the process "would be prudent moving into the second half...

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Watch crowd shout 'Trump! Trump! Trump!' at victory speech

Watch crowd shout 'Trump! Trump! Trump!' at victory speech

Yes, this was Dr. Tom Price's district (now Trump's HHS Secretary), but if this was just about Trump, his low approval rating should have opened the door wide for a Democrat win - especially given...

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Amazon-Whole Foods tie-up could speed grocery transformation

Stock prices for grocery sellers like Costco, Target, and Kroger have tanked since word broke of Amazon's acquisition, and some Whole Foods loyalists have bashed the deal as a sellout that could...

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