• Rosenstein may need to recuse himself from Russia probe
Rosenstein may need to recuse himself from Russia probe

Those private remarks from Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein are significant because they reflect the widening nature of the federal probe, which now includes a preliminary inquiry into whether President Donald Trump attempted to obstruct justice when he allegedly tried to curtail the probe and then fired James Comey as FBI director.

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  • Analytical Guide for Oasis Petroleum Inc. (OAS), The Coca-Cola Company (KO) Stakeholders
Analytical Guide for Oasis Petroleum Inc. (OAS), The Coca-Cola Company (KO) Stakeholders

Diam Company Ltd increased its stake in Coca Cola Co (KO) by 845.4% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. The First Quadrant LP holds 118,229 shares with $4.90 million value, down from 214,470 last quarter. (NYSE:PFE). 2.81 million are owned by Miller Howard Invests Inc Ny. 30,042 were accumulated by Great Lakes Advisors Ltd Co...

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  • Trump signs executive order on apprenticeships
Trump signs executive order on apprenticeships

Encouraging apprenticeships is one issue the Trump White House will likely be able to find bipartisan support-something somewhat unheard of in the first few months of the Trump administration . According to Acosta, there is a huge demand supply gap in the employment market. The NRA says the USA foodservice industry employs more than 14.7 m...

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  • USA oil production seen thwarting OPEC effort to boost prices
USA oil production seen thwarting OPEC effort to boost prices

The active oil-rig count has risen for 21-straight week, according to the company. OPEC's plan to cut production and support prices is likely to be undone by increased output in the US, the International Energy Agency predicted Wednesday.

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  • Warmbier release followed rare trip by US official to NKorea
Warmbier release followed rare trip by US official to NKorea

Warmbier was arrested in January of 2016 after authorities said he was trying to steal a propaganda banner. Fred Warmbier said in a separate press conference on Thursday that his son had been "brutalized and terrorized" while he was held captive, The New York Times reports.

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  • Macron's party headed for big French parliamentary majority
Macron's party headed for big French parliamentary majority

Macron's rivals fretted that his majority will be so large that he'll have a free hand to govern France nearly unopposed for the duration of his five-year term. "We're on the ropes, decimated, in pieces", former junior education minister Thierry Mandon said, urging the party to "give the keys to the next generation".

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  • Injured Capitol Police officer throws out first pitch in emotional moment
Injured Capitol Police officer throws out first pitch in emotional moment

House of Representatives, was being treated for injuries to internal organs, broken bones and severe bleeding after being shot in the left hip. Hodgkinson died after officers in Mr Scalise's security detail fired back at him. I talked to Pennsylvania Republican Pat Meehan yesterday. Rep. Darin LaHood's name appears on this year's GOP team ros...

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  • FY2017 Earnings Estimate for BT Group plc Issued By Jefferies Group
FY2017 Earnings Estimate for BT Group plc Issued By Jefferies Group

Morgan Stanley downgraded the stock to "Equal-Weight" rating in Tuesday, December 15 report. Citigroup maintained the shares of GPK in report on Wednesday, July 27 with "Buy" rating. President Energy PLC is engaged in the exploration for and the evaluation and production of gas and oil. The company has market cap of 59.50 million GBP.

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  • Tesco like-for-like sales rise in first quarter
Tesco like-for-like sales rise in first quarter

The supermarket said it had seen particularly strong growth in fresh produce as it enjoyed like-for-like sales growth of 2.7pc in food, compared to the same time a year ago. "It has used its enormous buying power to keep prices lower for its customers". The number issued this week revealed that average earnings dropped by 0.6% in real terms in th...

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  • European Union regulators gearing up to slap Google with €1bn fine
European Union regulators gearing up to slap Google with €1bn fine

A decision should be announced in the coming weeks, although Google can still appeal it. The investigation of Google's practices in Europe has been going on for seven years. The $1.2 Billion fine is huge, but it is lesser than EU's maximum penalty. In that case, Google could have been asked to pay around $7.6 billion. The regulator found that Appl...

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  • RSA Insurance Group Plc (RSNAY) Reviewed By Analysts
RSA Insurance Group Plc (RSNAY) Reviewed By Analysts

CNA's profit will be $42.31M for 64.94 P/E if the $0.77 EPS becomes a reality. The company has market cap of $13.81 billion. Nippon Life Insurance Communications, a Japan-based fund reported 69,999 shares. (NYSE:BLK). Colonial Trust Advsr holds 0.13% or 1,051 shares in its portfolio. HSS Hire Group PLC has a 12 month low of GBX 52.55 and a 12 mon...

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  • Hurricane forecasters to keep an eye on Gulf this weekend
Hurricane forecasters to keep an eye on Gulf this weekend

Some models are showing that wind shear is expected to weaken during the beginning of next week. As of now, this is just an area of disturbed weather, but conditions are favorable for gradual development. The window of development for this tropical system extends from late Sunday toWednesday night. Should the tropical system form over the southwe...

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  • Crude Oil Prices Slump After Shock Inventory Build
Crude Oil Prices Slump After Shock Inventory Build

USA crude futures CLc1 were up 24 cents, or 0.5 percent, at $45.98 (35.48 pounds) a barrel at 0026 GMT. The move pushed Brent crude prices up as much as 1 percent, before paring gains to trade down 30 cents at $49.65 a barrel at 1046 GMT (6:46 a.m.

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  • British PM May to meet Sinn Fein Northern Ireland leader on Thursday
British PM May to meet Sinn Fein Northern Ireland leader on Thursday

A Conservative source said there was so far no deal to announce and that a decision on the timing of any announcement would have to wait until an agreement was finalised. Sinn Fein's Stormont leader Michelle O'Neill said: "I will be making it very clear that any deal between the Tories and the DUP can not be allowed to undermine the Good Frid...

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  • Canal Insurance CO Maintains Position in Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)
Canal Insurance CO Maintains Position in Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)

Johnson & Johnson now has $360.18 billion valuation. The stock rose 0.17% or $0.23 reaching $133. About 4.38 million shares traded. Johnson & Johnson ( JNJ ) surprised the stock market in its last reported earnings when it earned $1.83 a piece versus the consensus-estimated $1.77.

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  • Amazon to buy Whole Foods in $13.7B deal
Amazon to buy Whole Foods in $13.7B deal

More than just a store with organic shampoos and obscure fruits, Whole Foods is a distribution network through which Amazon can now reach millions of customers-particularly the high-income, selective shoppers who are likely to live near the stores.

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  • Why Whole Foods Market's Gain Is CVS Health's and Walgreens' Loss Today
Why Whole Foods Market's Gain Is CVS Health's and Walgreens' Loss Today

But if customers know that what they are getting is the same as what they'd get at the local store, they are more likely to try it out. The Amazon deal sent shock waves through the food distribution market and others, hurting stocks like Wal-Mart Stores, which slid 4.7 per cent, grocer Kroger , which tumbled 9.2 per cent, and Costco Wholesal...

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  • Ken MacKenzie named as new BHP Billiton chairman
Ken MacKenzie named as new BHP Billiton chairman

Chairman-elect, Ken MacKenzie , said in the statement "It is an honour and a privilege to succeed Jac Nasser as Chairman of BHP". He added: "As incoming chairman, I look forward to engaging with shareholders and other stakeholders over the coming weeks to understand their perspectives".

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  • Asian markets wary after Fed raises interest rates
Asian markets wary after Fed raises interest rates

The U.S. will publish initial jobless claims data at 8:30 a.m. ET on Thursday . "Forecasts, known as the "dots", from members of the Federal Open Market Committee ( FOMC ) suggest another rate rise this year and two more hikes in 2018".

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  • Getting Uber out of reverse hard for whoever's CEO
Getting Uber out of reverse hard for whoever's CEO

Uber directors are weighing a three-month leave of absence for Travis Kalanick , the New York Times reported yesterday. The engineer, former Uber employee Susan Fowler Rigetti described systematic sexual harassment in which she and female co-workers at the company were openly propositioned for sex and other "inappropriate behavior" by a s...

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  • How major US stock market indexes fared on Friday
How major US stock market indexes fared on Friday

Amazon is buying Whole Foods in a $13.7B deal. Amazon also could be looking at Whole Foods for more than just selling groceries. Adding Whole Foods' 464 stores gives Amazon a major platform to expand its online grocery ordering and delivery service, where it competes with Wal-Mart and local delivery companies like Instacart.

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  • Johnson Controls, Inc. (NYSE:JCI) Valuation According To Analysts
Johnson Controls, Inc. (NYSE:JCI) Valuation According To Analysts

Sandy Spring Bank's holdings in Johnson Controls International PLC were worth $1,120,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also modified their holdings of the company. 03/06/2017 - JP Morgan began new coverage on Johnson Controls, Inc. giving the company a "neutral" rating. This in...

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  • Cause of U.S. student's 'extensive' brain damage mystery after North Korea release
Cause of U.S. student's 'extensive' brain damage mystery after North Korea release

On Thursday afternoon, doctors told reporters that Wermbier was in 'a state of unresponsive wakefulness'. Warmbier was imprisoned in North Korea for 17 months. "The burden of our ordeal has been eased by the support we have experienced, not only from our friends in Cincinnati , but through OH, at the University of Virginia, throughout the ...

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  • Amazon buying Whole Foods, making strong move into groceries
Amazon buying Whole Foods, making strong move into groceries

Whole Foods-known for its natural and organic grocery choices-currently operates more than 460 stores in the USA and the United Kingdom, including 13 locations across Canada (with four in Vancouver). "I would not like to be somebody playing in the grocery space right now", said Jan Rogers Kniffen, chief executive of retail consultancy firm J. Rog...

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  • QTS Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:QTS) Future Growth Projections From Analysts
QTS Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:QTS) Future Growth Projections From Analysts

The company last reported a quarterly earnings per share actual that fell $-0.03 away from what polled analysts were expecting on a consensus basis. Twin Mgmt invested in 20,940 shares or 0.14% of the stock. Crawford Investment Counsel Inc acquired 3,910 shares as Watsco Inc (WSO)'s stock declined 7.78%. Cubist Systematic Strategies Limited Co owns...

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  • Top Executive Quits Infosys For 'Out-Of-The World' Assignment
Top Executive Quits Infosys For 'Out-Of-The World' Assignment

In a statement, Infosys also announced the appointment of Karmesh Vaswani as the Global Head - Retail, CPG & Logistics (RCL) and Nitesh Banga as the Global Head of Manufacturing , with effect from July 15. With everything that's now ongoing at Infosys , the Indian IT giant has been faced with a painful punch in the face as one of its most...

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  • Alphabet, Apple analyst research extends tech stock selloff
Alphabet, Apple analyst research extends tech stock selloff

In related news, SVP David C. Drummond sold 2,000 shares of Alphabet stock in a transaction on Monday, June 12th. In fact, he raised his stock price targets for Amazon shares to $1,200 from $1,150 and for Netflix to $175 from $165 on Thursday.

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  • Trump reacts on Twitter after special counsel reportedly starts investigating him
Trump reacts on Twitter after special counsel reportedly starts investigating him

Comey said he understood the president to be requesting that the FBI drop any investigation into alleged false statements Flynn made about his conversations with Russians . Earlier this week, news reports indicated that Trump was thinking about firing Mueller but was dissuaded by staff. Trump aides have urged him to stop meddling i...

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  • Protesters storm local town hall over London fire
Protesters storm local town hall over London fire

One of the organisers has read out a statement outside the town hall, while other protesters were chanting slogans, TV images from Sky News showed. The protesters barged their way through an automatic door at Kensington and Chelsea council town hall and sought to gain entry to an upper floor.

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  • Tesco PLC (TSCO) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Shore Capital
Tesco PLC (TSCO) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Shore Capital

Therefore 100% are positive. But Asian shares managed to find some gains today as the Bank of Japan once again held its monetary policy steady, no surprise given a recent cut to first-quarter growth estimates and stubbornly low inflation in the country.

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  • Theresa May Warned Over Northern Ireland Unionist Deal, Power Sharing
Theresa May Warned Over Northern Ireland Unionist Deal, Power Sharing

Theresa May will hold talks with political leaders from Northern Ireland as she tries to calm fears her anticipated deal with the DUP will undermine the peace process. She added that the British government has taken away £1billion from Northern Ireland . "We achieved what we did last Thursday because we were a united party during the campaign...

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  • Tower Block Fire Survivors Storm London Town Hall
Tower Block Fire Survivors Storm London Town Hall

Senior councillors in Liverpool will hold a meeting with social landlords on Saturday, while the fire service is reviewing its inspection processes for high-rise buildings and prioritising inspections of high-rise premises across Merseyside.

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  • Most important Analyst's Actions: Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (HTZ)
Most important Analyst's Actions: Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (HTZ)

The last session's volume of 9.32 million shares was lower than its average volume of 8.02 million shares. Currently Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. In case of Revenue Estimates, 8 analysts have provided their consensus Average Revenue Estimates for Hertz Global Holdings, Inc.as 2.23 Billion.

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  • US housing starts drop for 3rd straight month
US housing starts drop for 3rd straight month

The Commerce Department said Friday that housing starts fell 5.5 percent in May to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.09 million units. This is considered as the lowest level since September 2016. What has generally happened is a decline in the construction of apartment buildings that has been more than offset by the gains in the building o...

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  • Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (COG) Stake Cut by Alliancebernstein LP
Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (COG) Stake Cut by Alliancebernstein LP

About 4.04 million shares traded. It has underperformed by 15.45% the S&P500. RPM International Inc., through its subsidiaries, makes, markets and sells various specialty chemical product lines, including specialty paints, protective coatings, roofing systems, sealants and adhesives, focusing on the maintenance of industrial, specialty and consum...

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