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Dow Jones plummets over fears Trump's economic adviser will quit

Dow Jones plummets over fears Trump's economic adviser will quit In addition, stocks were rattled earlier in the day following speculation of White House Economic Adviser Gary Cohn's possible departure. The Washington Post reported Cohn was mortified by Trump's comments and that he's been bombarded with calls from friends asking him if he'll leave. [Full Article...]

Order would cut flood planning for new structures

Order would cut flood planning for new structures The Federal Flood Risk Management Standard , established by Barack Obamain an executive order in 2015, has been criticized by building trade groups and Republican lawmakers as costly and burdensome. Trump approved an earlier executive order just four days after taking office to expedite environmental reviews and approvals for high-priority infrastructure projects, and White House officials ... [Full Article...]

Senator Nick Xenophon asks British Home Office for clarification on his citizenship

The news came less than 24 hours after deputy Nationals leader Fiona Nash stood up in the senate to announce that she had unknowingly picked up British citizenship through her Scottish parents. If the lawmakers under a citizenship cloud are ruled ineligible by the High Court, there would need to be by-elections in their constituencies. Labor has now given notice to move a resolution when parli... [Full Article...]

CEOs of Under Armour, Intel & Merch quit Trump's manufacturing council

CEOs of Under Armour, Intel & Merch quit Trump's manufacturing council Trump quickly fired back at the CEO, saying Merck would "have more time to LOWER RIPOFF DRUG PRICES". Frazier is not the first executive to resign from advisory councils serving President Trump. Merck has 25,000 US employees in all 50 states and has invested $50 billion in research and development since 2010, primarily in the United States. Kevin Plank asserts that " Under Armour engages ... [Full Article...]

U.S. dollar mixed after data, Fed minutes

U.S. dollar mixed after data, Fed minutes The minutes rekindled debate on the timing for future policy moves, including when the central bank will begin winding down its balance sheet, as economic data continue to paint a mixed picture on the strength of the American economy. Agilent Technologies Inc . also reported profit above forecasts, sending shares 4.7% higher as one of the biggest percentage gainers among S&P 500 components. [Full Article...]

AFL-CIO leader resigns from Trump jobs council

AFL-CIO leader resigns from Trump jobs council The head of the AFL-CIO has stepped down from the White House's manufacturing council after President Trump doubled down on his position that violence in Charlottesville was perpetrated by many sides at a press conference Tuesday. But after watching Trump return to his original theme on Tuesday, Trumka said that he and Thea Lee , the AFL-CIO's deputy chief of staff who also sat on the council, ... [Full Article...]

U.S. crude inventory drops almost 9 MMBbl

The crude inventories fell for the seventh straight week as it fell by 8.9m barrels roughly in the week ended Aug 11, but the expected draw was only 3m barrels. The SPR stores its federally owned oil stocks in underground salt caverns at four storage sites in Texas and Louisiana. Traders keep a close watch on inventory levels to get an indication of market tightening as the glut of oil on the glob... [Full Article...]

YouTube TV expands to 14 new markets, partners with Sinclair stations

YouTube TV expands to 14 new markets, partners with Sinclair stations YouTube TV is coming to Cleveland if you're looking to get rid of that dreaded bloated cable bill. New additions to the YouTube fold include: Baltimore, Boston, Cincinnati, Columbus, OH, Jacksonville-Brunswick, Las Vegas, Louisville, Memphis, Nashville, Pittsburgh, San Antonio, Seattle-Tacoma, Tampa-St. [Full Article...]

UK Inflation Unexpectedly Stagnates as Pound Drop Fades

UK Inflation Unexpectedly Stagnates as Pound Drop Fades Economists this month lowered their estimate for how much inflation will accelerate this year because of sterling's 13 percent decline since the United Kingdom voted to leave the European Union. 'CPI remains well above the Bank of England's 2% target and we expect it to remain elevated throughout the third and fourth quarters, ' he said. "It will take evidence of a pickup in domestically generat... [Full Article...]

'We've made amends': Pink and Christina Aguilera are no longer feuding

'We've made amends': Pink and Christina Aguilera are no longer feuding The singer shut down the hater who suggested that the " What About Us " star wasn't worthy of the MTV Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award that was announced on Monday . "The best part of music is - there's room for everyone to win at the same time". After helping write Pink's 2001 track Family Portrait, Perry went on to write Christina's more successful track attractive in 2002. [Full Article...]

Mylan Agrees to $465 Million Settlement Over EpiPen

Mylan Agrees to $465 Million Settlement Over EpiPen While the gist of the settlement has been known for 10 months, it was not previously publicly known that Mylan's competitor Sanofi played a major role in the case. Mylan came under fire past year after raising the price of a pair of EpiPens to $600, from $100 in 2008, enraging consumers and putting it in the center of the ongoing USA debate over the high cost of prescription medicines. [Full Article...]

Infosys share buyback: Stock trading over 3% higher on yesterday's announcement

Infosys share buyback: Stock trading over 3% higher on yesterday's announcement The board of Infosys, India's second largest software services firm, will meet on August 19 to consider up to Rs 13,000-crore share buyback proposal. Recently, TCS completed share buyback of Rs 16000 crore. Share buybacks typically improve earnings per share and return surplus cash to shareholders while also supporting share price during period of sluggish market condition. [Full Article...]

Kingfisher sales drops in second quarter

Kingfisher sales drops in second quarter Total group sales for the quarter ended July 31 were GBP3.14 billion, which was a 4.0% increase on a reported basis, but on a constant currency basis represented a year-on-year fall of 1.7%, with UK & Ireland sales down 2.1% and sales in France down 3.3%, partially offset by a 2.3% growth in other global sales. [Full Article...]

Central government slashes knee implant prices by up to 69%

Central government slashes knee implant prices by up to 69% After a Union Cabinet meeting on Wednesday, Minister for Chemicals & Fertilisers Ananth kumar told the media that as per the data analysis of National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA), there was unreachably high margin in pricing of implants which made it a case unethical "profiteering". [Full Article...]

Outstanding Analyst Ratings For Ashtead Group (LON:AHT)

Outstanding Analyst Ratings For Ashtead Group (LON:AHT) The stock of easyJet plc (LON:EZJ) earned "Buy" rating by Liberum Capital on Tuesday, November 17. The stock of Rightmove Plc (LON:RMV) earned "Buy" rating by Canaccord Genuity on Thursday, December 3. The stock has "Hold" rating by Zacks on Wednesday, August 5. (NYSE:MDC) on Friday, August 7 with "Buy" rating. King Luther Capital Management Corp increased Rockwell Collins Inc (COL) stake by 7.4... [Full Article...]

Walmart Q2 Sales Beat Estimates As Online Business Jumps 67 Percent

Walmart Q2 Sales Beat Estimates As Online Business Jumps 67 Percent However, it is also pleasing that, for the second consecutive quarter, the US business managed to increase operating income, which rose by 2.2%. Putnam Investments LLC boosted its stake in shares of Wal-Mart Stores by 13.5% in the fourth quarter. [Full Article...]

Esure Group PLC (ESUR) Rating Reiterated by Shore Capital

Esure Group PLC (ESUR) Rating Reiterated by Shore Capital It has outperformed by 76.24% the S&P500. Bryn Mawr Trust Company acquired 2,620 shares as Travelers Cos Inc (TRV)'s stock declined 0.95%. Goldberg Leonard R had sold 520 shares worth $10,545 on Monday, June 5. The company has market cap of $3.10 billion. The Company's lead product candidate, vadadustat, is indicated for the treatment of anemia in chronic kidney disease (CKD). [Full Article...]

The truth behind the separation: Trump's tweet vs. IBM CEO's letter

The truth behind the separation: Trump's tweet vs. IBM CEO's letter Recent events, particularly those in Charlottesville, Virginia , and its aftermath, require that we come together as a country and reinforce values and ideals that unite us - tolerance, inclusion and diversity - and speak against those which divide us - racism, bigotry and any politics based on ethnicity. [Full Article...]

Saudi Arabia reopens Qatar border for Haj pilgrims

Saudi Arabia reopens Qatar border for Haj pilgrims Saudi Arabia's ambassador to India, Saud Mohammed Alsati has responded positively to the central government's plan of reviving sea routes to transport Indian Haj pilgrims to the Arabian nation, Union minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said today. [Full Article...]

Boosts Stake in MagnaChip Semiconductor Corporation (MX)

Tracking the stock price in relation to moving averages as well as highs and lows for the year might assist with evaluating future stock performance. TCW Group Inc. WARNING: "Brave Asset Management Inc". Needham & Company LLC raised shares of ON Semiconductor Corporation from a "buy" rating to a "strong-buy" rating in a research report on Monday, August 7th. [Full Article...]


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