• US Financial CHOICE Act passes House of Representatives
US Financial CHOICE Act passes House of Representatives

The largely party-line vote was 233-186, as Republicans argued the rules created to prevent another meltdown were making it harder for community banks to lend and hampered the economy. "Dodd-Frank regulations masqueraded as being friendly to consumers and businesses, when in reality, this could not have been farther from the truth", Knight said.

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  • Brexit Negotiation Begins; Talks Scheduled One Week Each Month
Brexit Negotiation Begins; Talks Scheduled One Week Each Month

The UK has given in to the EU's demand to keep talks on a future free trade deal for later, once "significant progress" has been made on citizens, money and Ireland. A briefing document issued alongside the speech said the government would intensify its consultations with businesses and other interested parties to "test and validate positions and t...

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  • Russia 0-1 Portugal: Cristiano Ronaldo Wins It
Russia 0-1 Portugal: Cristiano Ronaldo Wins It

The first game of the Confederations Cup was between the hosts Russian Federation and New Zealand . The Real Madrid star has taken centre stage amid accusations of tax fraud and fresh transfer speculation which overshadowed the Euro 2016 winners' opening Group A match in Kazan , where a stoppage-time header from defender Hector Moreno ...

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  • Vast differences on Fed funds rate
Vast differences on Fed funds rate

Comments from Federal Reserve officials so far this week have supported expectations for further interest-rate hikes by the central bank this year, providing a lift to the USA dollar, and dulling gold's investment appeal. The Canadian dollar declined against its USA counterpart on Tuesday as Canadian dollar was pressured by lower oil prices a...

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  • General Electric CEO Immelt stepping down, John Flannery to take over role
General Electric CEO Immelt stepping down, John Flannery to take over role

It has attracted criticism and some activist investor attention. If you haven't already heard, John Flannery is General Electric's new chief executive officer. But, that business - and the regulatory demands that came with it - became much less attractive and a riskier bet after the financial crisis in 2008.

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  • Laredo Petroleum, Inc. (LPI) Receives Average Rating of
Laredo Petroleum, Inc. (LPI) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Brokerages

One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have assigned a hold rating and ten have given a buy rating to the company. On the other side of RSI values, an RSI reading of 30 or below is commonly interpreted as indicating an oversold or undervalued condition that may signal a trend change or corrective price reversal to the ...

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  • Non-Standard Finance PLC (NSF) Rating Reiterated by Peel Hunt
Non-Standard Finance PLC (NSF) Rating Reiterated by Peel Hunt

It has a 26.03 P/E ratio. The Firm operates through four divisions: Process Safety, Infrastructure Safety, Medical, and Environmental & Analysis. HSS Hire Group plc provides tool and equipment hire and related services in the United Kingdom and Ireland through a network of over 300 locations across the nation.

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  • US Ex-Security Chief Concerned By Efforts To Breach Election System
US Ex-Security Chief Concerned By Efforts To Breach Election System

When asked for his recommendations, Johnson said that the onus was on state election officials to adopt greater cybersecurity protections and suggested grants to fund them. WASHINGTON ― The Obama administration's top homeland security official warned on Wednesday that Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election was far more advanc...

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  • What's in Synergy Pharmaceuticals DE (NASDAQ:SGYP) After Decline in Shorted Shares?
What's in Synergy Pharmaceuticals DE (NASDAQ:SGYP) After Decline in Shorted Shares?

Synergy Pharmaceuticals has a 52 week low of $3.34 and a 52 week high of $7.15. The stock rose 3.27% or $0.13 reaching $4.26. Savings Bank Of New York Mellon Corp owns 1.11 million shares. Fund Mngmt Sa invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Centene Corp (NYSE:CNC). Jennison Assocs Ltd Llc holds 2.73 million shares or 0.17% of its portfolio.

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  • EnBW Energie Baden-Wuerttemberg AG (EBK.DE) Moving 1.48% in Session
EnBW Energie Baden-Wuerttemberg AG (EBK.DE) Moving 1.48% in Session

Insiders own 2.90% of the company's stock. (NYSE:UFI). Moreover, Dimensional Fund Lp has 0.02% invested in Unifi, Inc. Scotia reported 0% of its portfolio in Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY). Since February 9, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 15 sales for $16.98 million activity. Since February 9, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and ...

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  • Pound jumps on Haldane's support for 2017 rate rise
Pound jumps on Haldane's support for 2017 rate rise

The voting was considerably more hawkish than previously, with only one MPC member voting to increase interest rates at the last round of voting. Sterling took a hit after BoE's Carney said on Tuesday that now was not the time to raise United Kingdom interest rates.

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  • Whole Foods CEO suggests grocer could spin off new brand under Amazon
Whole Foods CEO suggests grocer could spin off new brand under Amazon

Mackey asked. "It was actually mutual friends set us up on a blind date". Amazon buying Austin-based grocery chain Whole Foods for $13.7 billion certainly falls into the latter category. "Any smart board recognizes it's probably smarter to try to pay more " for Whole Foods "to keep Bezos out of this game", Schiffer said. First up, Amazon may...

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  • Boardwalk Pipeline Partners LP (NYSE:BWP) Receives An Update From Brokers
Boardwalk Pipeline Partners LP (NYSE:BWP) Receives An Update From Brokers

RBC Capital Markets maintained the stock with "Sector Perform" rating in Thursday, September 17 report. Sigma Planning Corp now owns 17,301 shares of the pipeline company's stock valued at $317,000 after buying an additional 113 shares during the period.

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  • Uber investor Bill Gurley to leave company's board of directors
Uber investor Bill Gurley to leave company's board of directors

Earlier today, five of Uber's major investors demanded that the chief executive resign immediately. He will remain on Uber's board of directors. Uber's board said in a statement that Kalanick had -always put Uber first. His firm, Benchmark, invested in Uber in 2011, just two years after the ride hailing company launched. Apart from Benchmark, t...

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  • Saudi navy captures members of Iranian elite force on intercepted boat
Saudi navy captures members of Iranian elite force on intercepted boat

A statement released by Saudi Arabia's Ministry of Informational and Culture quoted a navy source as saying that the attack was apparently carried as a terrorist operation aimed at causing serious damage to life and property. On Sunday Iran fired missiles into Syria, claiming it was hitting Islamic State targets in retaliation. "We are pursui...

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  • Gold recovers after hitting 5-week low on dollar rally
Gold recovers after hitting 5-week low on dollar rally

If those comments are reflected in the statement "that's something the New Zealand dollar will take on board", he said. Retailers in Europe, closed up 0.8 percent, and in the US gained 0.8 percent, recouping some losses that were triggered on Friday by news of Amazon's $13.7 billion deal to buy upscale grocer Whole Foods Market.

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  • Big Yellow Group plc (BYG) Rating Reiterated by Goldman Sachs Group, Inc
Big Yellow Group plc (BYG) Rating Reiterated by Goldman Sachs Group, Inc

Apg Asset Management Us Inc. holds 7.05% of its portfolio in Ventas, Inc. for 13.55 million shares. Trimble Inc (NASDAQ:TRMB) has risen 51.45% since June 12, 2016 and is uptrending. Just Eat plc is a United Kingdom-based operator of digital marketplace for takeaway food delivery. The company has market cap of 92.48 billion GBP.

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  • Duke Of Cambridge Stakes report and replay: Qemah strikes again
Duke Of Cambridge Stakes report and replay: Qemah strikes again

American filly Lady Aurelia won at Royal Ascot for the second straight year, cruising to a 3-length victory in the King's Stand Stakes under replacement jockey John Velazquez . "I'll be counting the days until next year", the 46-year-old added. Following her debut at the five-day horse-racing meeting in 2016, the Duchess embraced the June su...

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  • Which Analysts Are Watching MFA Financial, Inc. (NYSE:MFA)?
Which Analysts Are Watching MFA Financial, Inc. (NYSE:MFA)?

The company is so far trading up from yesterday's close of $8.61. Several other large investors have also bought and sold shares of the company. 1263061 shares were traded on MFA Financial, Inc.'s last session. 12/08/2016 - MFA Financial, Inc. was upgraded to "neutral" by analysts at Compass Point. During the same quarter past year, the business ...

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  • Bill Barrett Corporation (BBG) Given Buy Rating at Stifel Nicolaus
Bill Barrett Corporation (BBG) Given Buy Rating at Stifel Nicolaus

Its up 11.35% from 10.85 million shares previously. Seekingalpha.com's news article titled: "Bill Barrett Is Fascinating" with publication date: June 02, 2017 was also an interesting one. Schwab Strategic Tr (SCHG) was raised too. The company has Beta Value of 1.33 and ATR value of 0.31. It turned negative, as 19 investors sold BBG shares while 48 ...

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