• KKR makes unsolicited bid for Australian operator Vocus
KKR makes unsolicited bid for Australian operator Vocus

L.P. (NYSE: KKR ). Grassi Invest stated it has 0.17% of its portfolio in KKR & Co. L.P.by 18.0% in the fourth quarter. Brown Advisory Inc. boosted its stake in shares of KKR & Co. Among 9 analysts covering Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. Cibc Incorporated holds 84,830 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. This represents a $0.68 annualized divide...

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  • Markets end higher after RBI policy announcement
Markets end higher after RBI policy announcement

The RBI announces its monetary policy decision later today, with economists expecting the central bank to strike a less hawkish tone reflecting reduced fears of inflationary pressures. Though skeptical investors booked profits in IT and Teck shares due to future earnings concerns. The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Wednesday kept key rates unch...

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  • Moody's cuts China debt rating for first time since 1989
Moody's cuts China debt rating for first time since 1989

The one-notch downgrade in long-term local and foreign currency issuer ratings, to A1 from Aa3, comes as the Chinese government grapples with the challenges of rising financial risks in a slowing economy. SHANGHAI China stocks fell more than 1 percent before recouping some of the losses incurred on Wednesday morning in the wake of Moody's dow...

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  • US Oil Production Could Reach Historic Levels This Year
US Oil Production Could Reach Historic Levels This Year

Prices fell 4.3 percent this week, the biggest weekly decline since the week ended May 5. API figures showed that US crude inventories fell by 8.7 million bbl to 513.2 million in the week to May 26, compared with analyst expectations for a decrease of only 2.5 million bbl.

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  • Narwhal Capital Management Purchases New Stake in CVS Health Corp (CVS)
Narwhal Capital Management Purchases New Stake in CVS Health Corp (CVS)

Harvey Capital Management Inc. reduced its position in shares of CVS Health Corp (NYSE:CVS) by 13.6% during the first quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Jefferies downgraded CVS Health Corp (NYSE:CVS) on Monday, December 12 to "Hold" rating. The company presently has a consensus rat...

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  • British Airways outage cancels flights from London's Heathrow, Gatwick
British Airways outage cancels flights from London's Heathrow, Gatwick

The airline said it had found " no evidence that it's a cyberattack", with Britain still recovering from a ransomware attack that crippled key infrastructure earlier this month. The GMB union said BA laid off hundreds of IT staff past year and outsourced the work to India and blamed cost cutting for the travel chaos. Terry Page, 28, from London,...

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  • Comey testimony 'closely coordinated' with special counsel, source says
Comey testimony 'closely coordinated' with special counsel, source says

A dossier prepared by a former British intelligence official that alleged ties between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation contained an unverified claim that Trump hired sex workers to perform lewd acts in a Moscow Ritz-Carlton presidential suite.

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  • Jupiter Fund Management PLC (JUP) Insider Sells £3168976.75 in Stock
Jupiter Fund Management PLC (JUP) Insider Sells £3168976.75 in Stock

Highland Capital Management Lp who had been investing in Astrazeneca Plc (Call) for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $88.68B market cap company. The firm has "Buy" rating by Deutsche Bank given on Monday, August 8. As per Monday, November 2, the company rating was downgraded by Nordea. Shore Capital reiterated their hold rating on s...

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  • Mausoleum of Imam Khomeini attacked by armed men
Mausoleum of Imam Khomeini attacked by armed men

Seven people have been killed and several others were wounded in an attack at the Iranian Parliament, the Tasnim news agency reports, quoting on the ground sources. The attackers are reportedly still inside the parliament building and two of them are armed with AK-47 assault rifles, and the third one has a handgun.

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  • Paytm's Vijay Shekhar gifts himself Rs 82 crore bungalow in Lutyen's Delhi
Paytm's Vijay Shekhar gifts himself Rs 82 crore bungalow in Lutyen's Delhi

Sharma has paid a "substantial" advance and signed an MoU for a almost 6,000-sq-ft property in Lutyens' Delhi . "In March, Sharma figured on Forbes " list of Indian billionaires with a net worth of Dollars 1.3 billion and was the youngest on the list.

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  • Third London attacker said to have been flagged to United Kingdom police
Third London attacker said to have been flagged to United Kingdom police

And just two days before the United Kingdom election, Prime Minister Theresa May has faced a barrage of criticism for cutting 20,000 officers from the police force in her time as Home Secretary. Butt had appeared in a television documentary called " The Jihadis Next Door ", broadcast previous year by Britain's Channel 4, one of a group of men who u...

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  • Analysts Insights on Kinder Morgan, Inc. (KMI)
Analysts Insights on Kinder Morgan, Inc. (KMI)

Buy rating has been given by 3 analysts to the company stock whereas no analyst given UNDERPERFORM rating to stock and 2 analysts given HOLD rating. Virtu Financial, Inc.is a holding company. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.94 in 2016 Q4. Recently, the company clinched a $1.3 billion from the IPO of its Canadian unit, which is among the larges...

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  • Trump not planning to invoke executive privilege to block James Comey testimony
Trump not planning to invoke executive privilege to block James Comey testimony

The White House declined to comment on the nature of the interview process. Comey can also expect to field questions about Trump's claims that Comey told him three separate times that he was not under investigation as part of the Russian Federation probe.

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  • Broker's Roundup on Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO)
Broker's Roundup on Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO)

The stock declined 5.20% or $0.67 reaching $12.21 on the news. About 1.30M shares traded. It has underperformed by 2.65% the S&P500. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION WARNING: This news story was first reported by Stock Observer and is owned by of Stock Observer.

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  • Trump speaks to Qatar emir, offers help in resolving crisis - White House
Trump speaks to Qatar emir, offers help in resolving crisis - White House

Qatar's foreign minister says Kuwait is trying to mediate a diplomatic crisis in which Arab countries have cut diplomatic ties and moved to isolate his energy-rich, travel-hub nation from the outside world. Qatar's foreign minister told CNN that hackers put a false story on Qatari state media , claiming the country's leader made remarks friend...

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  • Senate Committee Hearing With Intelligence Chiefs
Senate Committee Hearing With Intelligence Chiefs

The Senate Intelligence Committee is holding two days of highly anticipated hearings that could shed new light on the state of the investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 US presidential election. The answer mirrored the statement by Brian P. Hale, a spokesman for the Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI). "But both the off...

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  • Gulf crisis: 550 Pakistani pilgrims stranded in Qatar flown to Muscat
Gulf crisis: 550 Pakistani pilgrims stranded in Qatar flown to Muscat

Qatar denies the allegations. The dispute comes less than a month after Trump visited Saudi Arabia and called for Muslim nations to unite against "terrorism". "This is the strongest accusation to date of Qatar being connected with terrorism". It said Qatar is "promoting extremist thoughts and spreading chaos and disturbances across numerous Arab ...

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  • Germany Blasts
Germany Blasts "Trumpification" of Qatar-(P)GCC Dispute

After Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and United Arab Emirates ( UAE ) closed their airspace, only one narrow route remains for Qatari carriers to transport passengers - via Iran . Asked for specifics about what Arab nations wanted from Qatar, Gargash said expelling members of Hamas and other groups from Qatar was important.

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  • OneSavings Bank PLC (OSB) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Peel Hunt
OneSavings Bank PLC (OSB) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Peel Hunt

The stock decreased -2.10% (-9.00) during the last trading session, reaching 419.00 and roughly 169521 shares were bought or sold by traders. W W Grainger Inc (NYSE:GWW) has declined 21.15% since June 7, 2016 and is downtrending. Reilly Herbert Faulkner Iii holds 41,196 shares. Waters Parkerson & Ltd Liability holds 0.05% of its portfolio in Trustm...

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  • Apple's HomePod smart speaker is official with big focus on audio quality
Apple's HomePod smart speaker is official with big focus on audio quality

The research firm eMarketer says than 35 million people in the USA are expected to use a voice-activated speaker at least once a month this year , more than double its estimate from last year . Since the launch of Amazon's Echo previous year and Google Home in March, both of which have been popular with consumers, Apple had been widely ...

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  • Lithia Motors (LAD) Reaches $92.84 Formed H&S, Chubb (CB) Sentiment Is 0.83
Lithia Motors (LAD) Reaches $92.84 Formed H&S, Chubb (CB) Sentiment Is 0.83

It has underperformed by 33.33% the S&P500. The firm has a market cap of $2.34 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 11.416 and a beta of 1.71. The Firm operates through two divisions: real estate, and debt and preferred equity investments.

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  • Trump to highlight aging waterway system in Cincinnati
Trump to highlight aging waterway system in Cincinnati

In a statement to the Dayton Daily News , the company directly blamed the Trump administration and congressional Republicans for its decision: "Today, planning and pricing for ACA-compliant health plans has become increasingly hard due to the shrinking individual market as well as continual changes in federal operations, rules and guidance".

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  • Sirius XM Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:SIRI) Sentiment Drops in 2016 Q4
Sirius XM Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:SIRI) Sentiment Drops in 2016 Q4

Oz Management L P has invested 0.02% in Sirius XM Holdings Inc . FMR LLC boosted its stake in shares of Sirius XM Holdings by 9.1% in the fourth quarter. Sirius XM Holdings's quarterly revenue was up 7.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $0.03 EPS.

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  • West try consigns Lions to first loss of NZ tour
West try consigns Lions to first loss of NZ tour

The Lions' two matches so far on tour have yielded just two tries and this will be a major issue for the Lions to rectify. The Lions won a penalty, went up the other end and after 15 phases, Halfpenny added three more. The Lions botched a ideal chance with the first loss of their 2017 tour to the Blues last night, with British media lef...

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  • Powerball reaches $375 million dollar jackpot
Powerball reaches $375 million dollar jackpot

Which means the estimated grand prize stands $375 million for Wednesday's drawing. And the largest single-winner pot was to a winning ticket in Florida, good for $590.5 million on May 18, 2013. Since then, 18 drawings have been held without a ticket being sold that matched five numbers and the Powerball. A player also has an approximately 1 in 11,6...

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  • Warner says any Trump attempt to quash Russia probe would be 'appalling'
Warner says any Trump attempt to quash Russia probe would be 'appalling'

Angus King repeatedly asked Rogers and Coats what was the legal basis for their refusal to answer questions. Coats discussed Trump's request with aides, but decided that intervening with Comey was inappropriate. The bill is scheduled to head to the Senate Judiciary Committee first. Flynn had served as an enthusiastic surrogate for Trump during th...

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  • Duluth Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:DLTH) Reviewed By Analysts
Duluth Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:DLTH) Reviewed By Analysts

Robert W. Baird raised shares of Duluth Holdings from a "neutral" rating to an "outperform" rating and set a $30.00 price objective for the company in a research report on Friday, February 24th. Robert W. Baird initiated Duluth Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:DLTH) on Tuesday, December 15 with "Outperform" rating. Also, Director William E. Ferry sold 12,0...

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  • Yum China Holdings Inc (YUMC) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Hold
Yum China Holdings Inc (YUMC) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Hold

Yum China Holdings now has a consensus rating of "Hold" and a consensus target price of $34.57. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have issued a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the company's stock. If you are accessing this news story on another site, it was illegally stolen and reposted in violation of Unite...

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  • Latest Stocks: Healthequity Inc (HQY) Receives Consensus Recommendation of
Latest Stocks: Healthequity Inc (HQY) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts

The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this hyperlink . Founder and Vice Chairman Stephen Neeleman let go of 8,613 shares at an average price of $46.12 on May 1st. If you are reading this report on another website, it was illegally stolen and reposted in violation of United Sta...

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  • USA oil production could reach all time high during 2017
USA oil production could reach all time high during 2017

United States of America shale production requires a higher price to be profitable.The agreement proved to be partially successful, as it managed to keep the prices oil prices above $50 per barrel, giving a fiscal boost to major producers.More than 400 oil rigs are now working U.S.

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  • Police officer injured, suspect dead in Wilmington shooting
Police officer injured, suspect dead in Wilmington shooting

Police did not say what specifically prompted the shooting. Paramedics pronounced the man dead at the scene. "As the officers approached to make contact with him, several shots were fired and the suspect was struck", said LAPD spokesperson Norma Eisenman.

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