• ANOTHER CEO Quits Trump's White House Council Over Charlottesville
ANOTHER CEO Quits Trump's White House Council Over Charlottesville

Two more CEOs announced their resignations from President Donald Trump's manufacturing council on Wednesday, in reaction to the president's response to white nationalist protests in Charlottesville, Virginia over the weekend. "We must resign on behalf of America's working people, who reject all notions of legitimacy of these bigoted g...

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  • Police Arrest Four for Game Of Thrones Leak
Police Arrest Four for Game Of Thrones Leak

Europe announced that Episode 6 of this season was inadvertantly posted on the HBO Nordic and HBO España platforms. "The error appears to have originated with a third party vendor and the episode was removed as soon as it was recognized", it added.

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  • Dunford to meet with S. Korean president amid threat from North
Dunford to meet with S. Korean president amid threat from North

U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Gen. Joseph Dunford speaks to reporters aboard his plane on Saturday. The general will also be traveling to Japan and China, after wrapping up his two-day stay in South Korea. Moon said during the meeting that the security situation on the Korean peninsula got graver than ever due to the advanced nuclear and mi...

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  • Crude Oil Prices Rally From Key Support, Dollar Retreat Underpins Sentiment
Crude Oil Prices Rally From Key Support, Dollar Retreat Underpins Sentiment

A survey of analyst sentiments compiled early this week by S&P Global Platts revealed expectations of a 3.6 million drop in US crude oil inventories and a 400,000 barrel decline for gasoline. Investors are starting to contemplate whether the sharp declines in US oil stockpiles are the result of a market that is truly tightening, or a seasonal u...

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  • Frazier Ripped By Trump On Twitter For Quitting President's American Manufacturing Council
Frazier Ripped By Trump On Twitter For Quitting President's American Manufacturing Council

Trump's June 1 decision to leave the Paris climate accord led Tesla CEO Elon Musk to step down from the manufacturing panel as well as a separate business advisory council. Meanwhile, other executives stated their support for Frazier. It was a big turnaround from when Ken, as seen in the above photo with President Trump, announced a joint...

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  • Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) Experiences Heavier than Usual Trading Volume
Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) Experiences Heavier than Usual Trading Volume

The stock was unloaded at a price range of of $78.65, amounting to $202,627,882.60. after the sale, the executive now has 6,748,580 stocks in the company, worth at $530,775,817. (NASDAQ:EXEL) for 225,770 shares. TrimTabs Asset Management LLC increased its position in Wal-Mart Stores by 89.2% in the first quarter. Washington Tru Bancshares reported ...

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  • Poland Spring Water is committing 'colossal fraud,' lawsuit says
Poland Spring Water is committing 'colossal fraud,' lawsuit says

The legal complaint filed Tuesday in federal court in CT claims that parent company Nestle Waters North America is bottling common groundwater that doesn't meet the U.S. Nestle has said it is looking to expand in ME as it tries to keep up with demand for bottled water. The water originally came from Poland Spring, but now the company draws its w...

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  • Viacom Inc. (VIA) Receives $43.80 Average PT from Analysts
Viacom Inc. (VIA) Receives $43.80 Average PT from Analysts

First Mercantile Trust Co. boosted its position in shares of Viacom by 1.6% in the second quarter. FUKOKU MUTUAL LIFE INSURANCE Co now owns 2,202 shares of the company's stock worth $103,000 after buying an additional 300 shares during the period.

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  • Intel CEO is third to exit Trump's manufacturing council after Charlottesville
Intel CEO is third to exit Trump's manufacturing council after Charlottesville

After neo-Nazis and white supremacists brawled with counter-protesters in the streets of Charlottesville on Saturday, Trump spoke against violence "on many sides - on many sides". Mr. Frazier cited the need to "take a stand against intolerance and extremism". AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka and Deputy Chief of Staff Thea Lee resigned on Tu...

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  • African American CEO Kenneth Frazier quits Trump panel after Charlottesville
African American CEO Kenneth Frazier quits Trump panel after Charlottesville

Frazier said the country's leaders must "honor our fundamental values by clearly rejecting expressions of hatred, bigotry and group supremacy". One of the US's most high-profile African American executives quit Donald Trump's business advisory panel on Monday, citing "a responsibility to take a stand against violence and extremism" and trigge...

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  • Trump ends manufacturing council after CEOs quit over Charlottesville remarks
Trump ends manufacturing council after CEOs quit over Charlottesville remarks

Frazier, one of America's highest profile black chief executives, announced he was quitting, saying "America's leaders must honour our fundamental values by clearly rejecting expressions of hatred, bigotry and group supremacy". President Trump with Kenneth Frazier , right, chief executive of Merck & Co., at the White House in February. "I believ...

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  • Trump shuts down 2 jobs councils amid wave of CEO departures
Trump shuts down 2 jobs councils amid wave of CEO departures

And those who cause violence in its name are criminals and thugs, including the KKK, neo-Nazis, white supremacists and other hate groups that are repugnant to everything we hold dear as Americans", he said in nationally televised remarks. Thank you all!", Trump tweeted shortly after 1 p.m. on Wednesday. President Trump with Merk CEO Kenneth Fra...

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  • Pretium Resources, Inc. (PVG) Earns Buy Rating from HC Wainwright
Pretium Resources, Inc. (PVG) Earns Buy Rating from HC Wainwright

About 1.01 million shares traded. The stock rose 1.20% or $1.93 reaching $161.78 per share. Balyasny Asset Limited Liability Com reported 0.37% in Laboratory Corp. 09/17/2015 - Pretium Resources, Inc. had its "buy" rating reiterated by analysts at Roth Capital. The firm has "Sector Perform" rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Monday, August 24...

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  • Nick Xenophon confirms he is British overseas citizen
Nick Xenophon confirms he is British overseas citizen

Colourful South Australian senator Nick Xenophon is the latest member of Parliament to become entangled in the ever-growing citizenship crisis engulfing federal politics , as he urgently checks if he has inherited British citizenship from his father.

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  • Pioneer Natural Resources Company (NYSE:PXD): A look at Valuation Metrics
Pioneer Natural Resources Company (NYSE:PXD): A look at Valuation Metrics

Also, Director J Kenneth Thompson bought 750 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Tuesday, August 15th. Bank of Montreal Can raised its stake in shares of Pioneer Natural Resources by 1.5% in the first quarter. On the other hand, a reading of -100 would indicate that the stock is oversold. Macquarie Grp reported 2.27M shares. Holdings...

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  • 5th executive leaves Trump's manufacturing council in aftermath of Charlottesville
5th executive leaves Trump's manufacturing council in aftermath of Charlottesville

In June, Tesla CEO Elon Musk and Disney's Bob Iger quit Trump's business council in protest of his decision to withdraw the United States from the Paris climate accord. "America's leaders must honor our fundamental values by clearly rejecting expressions of hatred, bigotry and group supremacy", he said in a statement .

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  • Trump lashes out after drugs giant CEO resigns from advisory council
Trump lashes out after drugs giant CEO resigns from advisory council

Attorney General Jeff Sessions says "too much has been read into" President Donald Trump's statement Saturday amid violence at a protest in Charlottesville, Virginia , related to the removal of a Confederate monument. One woman was killed Saturday when a auto plowed into a group of counter-protesters who'd gathered to oppose a rally by white n...

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  • IAMGOLD Corp (IMG) Forecasted to Earn FY2017 Earnings of ($0.03) Per Share
IAMGOLD Corp (IMG) Forecasted to Earn FY2017 Earnings of ($0.03) Per Share

Net profit margin of the company was recorded at 46.8 percent, operating profit margin was 53.3 percent, whereas gross profit margin stands at 13.3 percent. BMO Capital Markets set a $5.00 price target on Iamgold Corporation and gave the company a "hold" rating in a research report on Tuesday, May 16th.

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  • Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN), Square, Inc. (SQ)
Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN), Square, Inc. (SQ)

Argus Research maintained the shares of MRK in report on Tuesday, November 17 with "Buy" rating. The stock closed down 0.5 percent Wednesday, underperforming the SPDR S&P Retail ETF's ( NYSE Arca: XRT ) 0.9 percent gain. A number of other institutional investors also recently added to or reduced their stakes in AMZN. Janus Henderson Group PLC raise...

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  • Mary Barra No Longer Working With Trump as Advisory Council Ends
Mary Barra No Longer Working With Trump as Advisory Council Ends

One of the organizations involved in Wednesday's action at Blackstone and JPMorgan , Color of Change, launched a broader campaign called #QuitTheCouncil, which pushed executives who sit on Trump's job councils to resign in the wake of the president's response to Charlottesville.

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