• Jobs growth in US slows in May
Jobs growth in US slows in May

Job growth in health care has averaged 22,000 per month thus far in 2017, compared with an average monthly gain of 32,000 in 2016. Though retailers, government and manufacturers lost jobs last month, restaurants and health care companies posted solid gains - adding up to a combined 56,600.

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  • Walmart introduces VR training in all of its US 'Academy' centres
Walmart introduces VR training in all of its US 'Academy' centres

The software is being developed by Paolo Alto-based immersive performance training startup STRIVR Labs . A total of 200 Walmart Academy training centres dotted around the country will receive an Oculus Rift device and a high-powered PC which will run a series of VR courses designed for trainee managers and customer service staff.

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  • US unemployment rate hits 16-year low in May
US unemployment rate hits 16-year low in May

Besides the hiring slowdown in May, the government on Friday revised down its estimate of job growth in March and April by a combined 66,000. Food services added 30,300 jobs last month, health care 24,300. From a year earlier, wages rose 2.5%. In the goods-producing sector, construction jobs were the leader with 11,000 jobs added during May. ...

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  • BA clashes with insurers over compensation
BA clashes with insurers over compensation

BA, part of airline group IAG , is seeking to limit the damage to its reputation and has apologised to customers after hundreds of flights were cancelled over a long holiday weekend. Earlier this week, the GMB union claimed that the systems failure could have been avoided if the airline had not outsourced hundreds of IT jobs to India's Tata Consul...

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  • Todays Trade: Workday Inc (WDAY) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at Benchmark Co
Todays Trade: Workday Inc (WDAY) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at Benchmark Co

Schroder Mgmt Grp Inc has 46,936 shares. (MRK)'s stock declined 2.46%. Can now owns 61,159 shares of the software maker's stock valued at $5,601,000 after buying an additional 1,300 shares in the last quarter. The stock's market capitalization is 20.60B, it has a 52-week low of 65.79 and a 52-week high of 101.61. It now has negative earnings. As pa...

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  • U.S. oil production could reach record high in 2017, say Rystad
U.S. oil production could reach record high in 2017, say Rystad

Markets were unimpressed with the decision: the expectations had supported the prices for at least week before, following considerable speculation and positive rhetoric from Saudi Arabia , Russia and other major OPEC and non-OPEC producers.

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  • US employers add modest 138K jobs; rate dips to 4.3 percent
US employers add modest 138K jobs; rate dips to 4.3 percent

The government report follows one from the day before that showed there were 253,000 private sector job additions during May, up from a downwardly revised level of 174,000 in April, according to payroll processor ADP . But Jim O'Sullivan, chief USA economist of High Frequency Economics, noted that seasonal adjustments can be especially tricky in...

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  • Former FBI Director James Comey to testify on June 8
Former FBI Director James Comey to testify on June 8

Three others were issued to the FBI , CIA and the National Security Agency seeking information on requests that former Obama administration officials made to unmask the identities of Americans named in intelligence reports . "Don't you think if someone forcibly told you to go ahead, look, I'm ordering you to do this, he would have resigned, right...

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  • Mark Fields Out as Ford CEO
Mark Fields Out as Ford CEO

The new chief executive also briefly filled in as interim athletic director at the University of MI, and he is widely credited for helping to finalize the deal to hire Jim Harbaugh as the school's head football coach. " Mark Fields was given the almost impossible task of making the utterly conventional auto manufacturer, Ford Motor Company, into...

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  • What's in ViaSat, Inc. (VSAT) After Today's Significant Increase?
What's in ViaSat, Inc. (VSAT) After Today's Significant Increase?

The Arianespace order book now includes three future launches for Eutelsat in addition to the 32 Eutelsat satellites already launched by the European launch services provider over more than 30 years for one of the world's leading satellite operators.

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  • Hewlett Packard Enterprise Becomes Oversold
Hewlett Packard Enterprise Becomes Oversold

The company was maintained on Thursday, September 8 by Mizuho. James Investment Research Inc. now owns 5,580 shares of the technology company's stock worth $132,000 after buying an additional 450 shares during the period. The stock of Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co (NYSE:HPE) has "Hold" rating given on Thursday, May 25 by Stifel Nicolaus. Several ...

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  • ABC's Warriors-Cavs A Slam Dunk On Social Media
ABC's Warriors-Cavs A Slam Dunk On Social Media

While Shaq's 41 points are surely impressive, he was a catch-and-finish type of player, not really amounting to many turnovers. "They've been killing people the last three years with the three-ball", Thompson said of the Cavs. This game , the site of the Warriors' Game 7 humiliation to the Cavaliers previous year, was supposed to be the firs...

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  • Alexion Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:ALXN): Stock Sentiment
Alexion Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:ALXN): Stock Sentiment

New York-based Douglass Winthrop Advisors Ltd Liability Com has invested 0.06% in Intuit Inc. The stock rose 3.04% or $3.06 reaching $103.64. The stock is expected to report revenue as high as $874.01M and as low as $841M per share. New Oriental Education & Technology Group Inc. (NASDAQ:COHU). Deutsche Bancorporation Ag reported 0% in Cohu, Inc. 84...

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  • TRI Pointe Group (TPH) Given Daily Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.59
TRI Pointe Group (TPH) Given Daily Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.59

They expect $0.27 earnings per share, up 12.50% or $0.03 from last year's $0.24 per share. About 270,641 shares traded. (NYSE:CAT) has risen 47.53% since June 2, 2016 and is uptrending. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, five have issued a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating to the stock. Therefore 63%...

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  • Healthcare Realty Trust Inc (HR) Given Average Rating of
Healthcare Realty Trust Inc (HR) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Analysts

It has underperformed by 15.19% the S&P500. It was reported on Jun, 2 by Barchart.com. Among 14 analysts covering Federal Realty Investment Trust (NYSE:FRT), 5 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 8 Hold. Capstone Asset Mgmt has 9,893 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Ftb owns 899 shares or 0% of their United States portfolio. Ladenburg Thalmann downgr...

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  • Lloyds Banking Group PLC (LLOY) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Barclays PLC
Lloyds Banking Group PLC (LLOY) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Barclays PLC

MBNA, which booked post-tax profits of £123 million in first half of 2016, will be kept as a challenger brand and will help Lloyds strengthen its credit cards market share from 15 per cent to 26 per cent. The company's 50-day moving average price is GBX 68.72 and its 200 day moving average price is GBX 65.75. The company's market cap is GBX 56.81...

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  • Frontier Communications Corporation (NASDAQ:FTR) Broker Price Targets For The Coming Week
Frontier Communications Corporation (NASDAQ:FTR) Broker Price Targets For The Coming Week

Share performance for the month is now at -3.34%. Vipshop Holdings Ltd - ADR (VIPS) formed inverse H&S with $13.69 target or 4.00% above today's $13.16 share price. The average analysts gave this company a mean recommendation of 1.90. Adding a sixth ratio, shareholder yield, we can view the Value Composite 2 score which is now sitting at 12.

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  • Three Mile Island power plant to close in 2019
Three Mile Island power plant to close in 2019

Abbott. Today it's about to become a symbol of another feature of America's nuclear power industry: the impossibility of turning a profit. As it is, "nuclear power is not included in the state's AEPS". In that case, Exelon announced the closure of the Clinton and Quad Cities stations, only to reverse the decision once the legislation received ...

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  • Jared Kushner more than willing to answer Russia-related questions
Jared Kushner more than willing to answer Russia-related questions

White House officials are also seeking ways to revive Mr Trump's stalled policy agenda in Congress and to more broadly overhaul the way the White House communicates with the public. Kellyanne Conway said Tuesday morning that Trump retains full confidence in Kushner, as well. Schiff was particularly concerned about a Washington Post rep...

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  • TheStreet Downgrades DDR Corp (DDR) to D+
TheStreet Downgrades DDR Corp (DDR) to D+

Baird. Canaccord Genuity cut their target price on shares of DDR Corp from $20.00 to $16.00 and set a "hold" rating on the stock in a report on Friday, February 24th. Lpl Fin Lc stated it has 0% of its portfolio in DDR Corp (NYSE:DDR). COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: This piece of content was originally posted by Markets Daily and is the sole pro...

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  • Hot Stock Overview: Corning Inc. (GLW)
Hot Stock Overview: Corning Inc. (GLW)

Manchester Cap Management Ltd Limited Liability Company reported 0.02% stake. The company has a market capitalization of $27.30 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 7.87 and a beta of 1.36. Howe Rusling has invested 0.04% of its portfolio in Corning Incorporated (NYSE:GLW). Its up 19.11% from 1.11M shares previously. London Com Of Virginia owns ...

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  • Dakota Access oil pipeline begins service
Dakota Access oil pipeline begins service

Dakota Access and the Energy Transfer Crude Oil Pipeline from IL to the Gulf Coast together make up the $4.8 billion Bakken Pipeline system , which ETP said has commitments for about 520,000 barrels of oil daily. An oil drilling rig in the Bakken formation in North Dakota. The system has a capacity of transporting 520,000 barrels of oil per day....

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  • EXACT Sciences Corporation (NASDAQ:EXAS) Quarterly EPS Analysis
EXACT Sciences Corporation (NASDAQ:EXAS) Quarterly EPS Analysis

The stock touched 52-week High of $4.59 on 12/12/16 and 52-week Low of $0.45 on 05/31/17. Recently analysts working for various investment brokerages have changed their ratings and price targets on shares of EXACT Sciences Corporation ( EXAS ).

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  • DineEquity, Inc. (DIN), Energy Transfer Partners, L.P. (ETP)
DineEquity, Inc. (DIN), Energy Transfer Partners, L.P. (ETP)

The stock's market cap is $12.28 billion. $85.67's average target is -23.75% below currents $112.36 stock price. About 600 shares traded. Transalta Corporation (NYSE:TAC) had a decrease of 3.93% in short interest. Therefore 75% are positive. ETP was included in 40 notes of analysts from August 10, 2015. 06/01/2015 - Morgan Stanley began new cov...

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  • Cisco Systems' (CSCO) Overweight Rating Reiterated at Barclays PLC
Cisco Systems' (CSCO) Overweight Rating Reiterated at Barclays PLC

White Pine Cap Ltd Liability stated it has 34,500 shares. Over the short term, some market observers may have noticed that Cisco Systems, Inc . has a 0.77% short float with 15 days to cover. OTR Global upgraded Cisco Systems, Inc. Bridges Invest Mngmt holds 55,490 shares or 0.24% of its portfolio. Meag Munich Ergo Kapitalanlagegesellschaft Mbh h...

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  • Lib Dem leader Farron pressed on gay sex in heated radio phone
Lib Dem leader Farron pressed on gay sex in heated radio phone

Lynne Featherstone, my colleague in government, she introduced equal marriage. Host Nick Ferrari then interrupted to force the question. Among the questions Mr Farron fielded were: 'Are you prime minister?', 'How did God make the world?', and 'Why does Theresa May want to stop us eating school dinners?' Brian: No I think there's a huge questi...

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  • Medicare Starts Replacing Social Security Numbers on ID Cards
Medicare Starts Replacing Social Security Numbers on ID Cards

On Tuesday, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services announced an outreach campaign to help healthcare providers get ready for the change."We're taking this step to protect our seniors from fraudulent use of Social Security numbers which can lead to identity theft and illegal use of Medicare benefits", said CMS Administrator Seema Verma in ...

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  • Next Weeks Broker Price Targets For Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD)
Next Weeks Broker Price Targets For Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD)

The stock rose 0.62% or $0.4 reaching $65.02 per share. About 135,161 shares traded. Gilead Sciences, Inc . (NASDAQ: GILD ) said a combination of its experimental HIV drug with existing therapies met the main goal in four late-stage studies.

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  • IAG's LCC LEVEL Launches With First Flight
IAG's LCC LEVEL Launches With First Flight

The airline plans to expand to other European cities after starting in Barcelona. Some 134,000 tickets have sold since Level's unveiling on 17 March, says IAG. "In 2018, Level will increase its fleet to five aircraft and we are considering other European bases for the operation". Sales at Level have been "well ahead of our expectations", ...

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  • Oracle Systems (NYSE:ORCL) Sentiment Report
Oracle Systems (NYSE:ORCL) Sentiment Report

About shares traded. Zoetis Inc (NYSE:ZTS) has risen 29.89% since June 1, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 27.65% the S&P500. Quotient Investors LLC increased its stake in Oracle Co . Investors sentiment decreased to 0.79 in Q4 2016. In related news, CEO Safra Catz sold 3,000,000 shares of Oracle stock in a transaction on Tuesd...

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  • BlackBerry Ltd (BB) Analysts See $0.00 EPS
BlackBerry Ltd (BB) Analysts See $0.00 EPS

The share of BlackBerry Limited ( BBRY ) now has a value of $11.39 while the company's 52 week low is at $6.23, the shares dropped to the 52 week low on 06/27/16. Iridian Asset Management LLC CT increased its stake in shares of BlackBerry by 25.8% in the first quarter. The firm sees the mobile communications company as becoming reborn as an ...

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  • Tripadvisor Inc (TRIP) Given Consensus Recommendation of
Tripadvisor Inc (TRIP) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages

Tripadvisor Inc has a 52 week low of $38.23 and a 52 week high of $71.69. Another critical number in evaluating a stock is P/E or Price to Earnings ratio . Brinker Capital Inc. now owns 9,111 shares of the travel company's stock worth $576,000 after buying an additional 66 shares during the last quarter.

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  • Former FBI Director James Comey to testify in Senate June 8
Former FBI Director James Comey to testify in Senate June 8

The Justice Department and multiple U.S. congressional committees are investigating Russia's actions in the 2016 presidential election and questions about possible collusion between Russian officials and Trump campaign associates. People are anxiously awaiting this occasion, given the potential consequences for Donald Trump and his administra...

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  • Alabama mail carrier arrested for feeding dog meatballs with nails
Alabama mail carrier arrested for feeding dog meatballs with nails

A joint investigation by the local police and the Postal Service determined that she allegedly fed the meatballs with nails to at least one dog. 47-year-old Susanna Burhans has been charged with aggravated animal cruelty by Madison County Sheriff's deputies after being arrested for feeding the nail-laced meatballs to dogs.

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  • MIT says Donald Trump totally misunderstood its climate science
MIT says Donald Trump totally misunderstood its climate science

Following President Donald Trump's announcement that the U.S.is withdrawing from the Paris Climate Accord, many in the mainstream media are melting down . "Americans don't need Washington to meet our Paris commitments, and Americans are not going to let Washington stand in the way of fulfilling it", Bloomberg said.

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