• Merck: Trump Tweets…And No One Cares?
Merck: Trump Tweets…And No One Cares?

This prompted fierce reaction from Republican and Democrat politicians and began the exodus of CEOs from his Manufacturing Council. Jeffrey Immelt, the Chairman of General Electric who headed President Barack Obama's business council, is staying put.

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  • Trump digs in against critics of his Charlottesville violence response
Trump digs in against critics of his Charlottesville violence response

A majority vote in the House of Representatives and a two-thirds majority in the Senate is required to remove the president . He called out members of the Republican House Freedom Caucus for opposing an early version of an Obamacare repeal bill.

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  • S&P, Nasdaq rise 1 pct as N. Korea tensions wane
S&P, Nasdaq rise 1 pct as N. Korea tensions wane

Traders and analysts said, however, said that tensions between North Korea and the United States could flare up again. The head of the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) last week made it clear there was scant chance of a hike in domestic rates until next year as inflation is only very gradually returning to target.

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  • Trump Lashes Out At Merck CEO Who Stepped Down From Manufacturing Council
Trump Lashes Out At Merck CEO Who Stepped Down From Manufacturing Council

Now some of those same business leaders are turning on President Trump . Later in the day, Trump went back at Frazier, saying that Merck was "a leader in higher & higher drug prices while at the same time taking jobs out of the US Bring jobs back & LOWER PRICES".

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  • Under Armour CEO Kevin Plank Steps Down From President Trump's Manufacturing Council
Under Armour CEO Kevin Plank Steps Down From President Trump's Manufacturing Council

Alnylam Pharmaceuticals Inc. ALNY, +1.77% CEO John Maraganore and privately-held Yumanity Therapeutics CEO Tony Coles both said on Monday that they supported Merck's Frazier. After that came an announcement from the CEO of Intel, Brian Krzanich . Trump tweeted that at least Frazier will now "have more time to LOWER RIPOFF DRUG PRICES! "...

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  • Ring of Honor invasion of NXT begins in Brooklyn
Ring of Honor invasion of NXT begins in Brooklyn

WWE fans are in for a huge treat with the Panama City Playboy on WWE programming, baybay. Cole comes to NXT entering a jam packed world title scene. This distracted McIntyre, enough for Cole to fly in and take down the new NXT Champion . Their championship celebration would be cut short as O'Reilly and Fish attacked the Authors of Pain and ...

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  • Steve Bannon fired as Trump's chief strategist, rejoins Breitbart
Steve Bannon fired as Trump's chief strategist, rejoins Breitbart

As chief strategist, he is believed to have pushed for Trump's travel ban on refugees and citizens from several Muslim-majority countries and to have urged him to withdraw the United States from the Paris climate accord, Efe news reported.

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  • United States drillers cut oil rigs by five
United States drillers cut oil rigs by five

Oklahoma's count slipped by one to 131. Crude oil futures inched higher for a second session Friday, as traders braced for rig count data that may confirm USA production is slowing. WTI light sweet crude oil was up 20 cents at $47.21 a barrel. The total USA oil rigs were 768, three more than the previous week. As of 12:10 PM CST, Brent Crude ...

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  • Business leaders quit Trump panel; he hits back hard
Business leaders quit Trump panel; he hits back hard

On Monday morning, Merck tweeted out a statement from Frazier, which read in part: "I am resigning from the President's American Manufacturing Council ". The White House did not immediately answer a request to elaborate. Trump was broadly set upon for failing to respond more forcefully to Saturday's violence in Charlottesville .

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  • Under Armour CEO steps down from Trump's manufacturing council
Under Armour CEO steps down from Trump's manufacturing council

The president denied that his original statement about the violence in Virginia on Saturday - saying "many" sides were to blame, rather than hate groups - was the cause of the departures. The CEOs of Under Armour , Intel, Merck quit earlier this week. His remarks were a reversal of what he said a day before, when he tweeted that he had plenty ...

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  • Massachusetts Unemployment Rate Falls Into Line With US Rate
Massachusetts Unemployment Rate Falls Into Line With US Rate

There were 1,328,119 Arkansans employed last month, an increase of 9,058 since June and up 39,229 since July previous year. The rate's gradual change suggests Alaska's economy is responding slowly to the decline in both oil prices and production, and the related challenges for state government .

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  • Goldman Sachs Group Inc. Increases Position in GAIN Capital Holdings, Inc. (GCAP)
Goldman Sachs Group Inc. Increases Position in GAIN Capital Holdings, Inc. (GCAP)

The firm is expected to report its next quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November 2nd. Average Revenue Estimate for the current quarter is $88.87 Million, according to consensus forecast of 4 analysts. augmented its holdings by buying 1,070 shares an increase of 51.6% from 03/31/2017 to 06/30/2017. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. now owns 73,010 ...

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  • Urban Outfitters, Inc. (URBN) - Morgan Stanley Maintains Rating And Lowers Price Target
Urban Outfitters, Inc. (URBN) - Morgan Stanley Maintains Rating And Lowers Price Target

The stock declined 0.35% or $0.07 reaching $19.69 per share. Blackrock Inc accumulated 134,423 shares. Urban Outfitters , Inc. (NASDAQ: URBN ) is another stock that is grabbing investors attention these days. More interesting news about Urban Outfitters , Inc. Canada Pension Plan Invest Board has invested 0.02% in Urban Outfitters, Inc. Before ...

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  • Barrick Gold Corporation (ABX) Upgraded to
Barrick Gold Corporation (ABX) Upgraded to "Hold" by Zacks Investment Research

The company has the market capitalization of $19.67B while its P/B ratio was 2.04. TD Securities maintained Barrick Gold Corp (TSE:ABX) on Thursday, January 26 with "Hold" rating. Rothschild Investment Corp IL increased its stake in Barrick Gold Corporation by 148.6% in the second quarter. Bennicas & Associates Inc. boosted its stake in shares of B...

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  • Check Out the Odds on Amgen Inc. (AMGN), Tenet Healthcare Corp. (THC)
Check Out the Odds on Amgen Inc. (AMGN), Tenet Healthcare Corp. (THC)

Texas Permanent School Fund raised its position in Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: THC ) by 1.6% during the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Goldman Sachs Group has invested 0.01% in Tenet Healthcare Corp (NYSE: THC ). The company had revenue of $14.80 billion during the...

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  • BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA Acquires 66134 Shares of Domino's Pizza Inc (DPZ)
BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA Acquires 66134 Shares of Domino's Pizza Inc (DPZ)

It also upped Maximus Inc (NYSE:MMS) stake by 80,009 shares and now owns 365,192 shares. Shares for $466,050 were sold by Trojan Greg . The Twin Tree Management Lp holds 99,100 shares with $9.19M value, down from 153,200 last quarter. Moreover, Lyon Street Capital Llc has 3.5% invested in the company for 417,960 shares. Stocks of Domino's Pizza ...

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  • Discovery Communications, Inc. (DISCK)
Discovery Communications, Inc. (DISCK)

MKM Partners reiterated a "neutral" rating and set a $26.00 price target (down previously from $30.00) on shares of Discovery Communications in a report on Wednesday, August 2nd. Several research firms have recently commented on DISCA. It increased, as 44 investors sold Discovery Communications Inc. shares while 196 reduced holdings.

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  • 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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