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Aso: No G20 member was against free trade


Angel Gurria, secretary-general of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, downplayed differences over the language. "Obviously he had no mandate to talk about any definitions or interpretations of what the USA administration means by "fair trade" and that is something we have to accept for the time being", Schauble said. Read More »

Coca-Cola HBC AG (CDI) (LON:CCH) Broker Roundup


CWA Asset Management Group LLC's holdings in The Coca-Cola were worth $1,612,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. LVW Advisors LLC increased its stake in The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) by 2.9% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Read More »

GST to be implemented on July 1


Under the GST norms, restaurants with an annual turnover of less than Rs 50 lakh will be able to avail of a composition scheme and pay a flat tax of 5% (2.5% central GST and 2.5% state GST) as the GST Council chose to widen the ambit of this scheme. Read More »

Bipartisanship needed on health care


The House Freedom Caucus later tweeted it "still opposes the GOP replacement bill in its current form". President Trump, however, is hell-bent on hollowing out the social insurance program's funding and making it harder for low-income people to have access to health coverage. Read More »

Atlanta's St. Patrick's Day parade information


Patrick's Parade Mass is on Saturday, March 11 at St. Paul's Cathedral at 4 p.m. You won't want to miss the St. Patrick's day parade . The post-parade event will be from 1 to 6 the Irish Cultural & Heritage Center, 2133 W. All spectators are being encouraged to take MARTA. Enjoy some Irish food and drink at Lucky's Pub before you depart, as a final nod to Irish culture and heritage.It's the ideal way to conclude this celebration of all things Irish, right in downtown Houston, and a ... Read More »

Brazil minister to meet representatives of meat importers


Allegations have surfaced in Brazil that meat processors in the country have been selling rotten beef and poultry products. The company, along with JBS, is part of a massive meatpacking industry that in recent years made Brazil one of the world's top exporters of meat. Read More »

Fukushima: Japan court finds government liable for nuclear disaster


The court in its ruling said that the nuclear meltdown could have been prevented if government regulators had ordered Tepco to take preventive steps. A massive tsunami triggered by a 9.0-magnitude natural disaster smashed into the Fukushima Daiichi power plant on Japan's northeastern coast on March 11, 2011. Read More »

Trump and Merkel discuss trade


On Monday, March 16, Turkey said it would suspend high-level diplomatic relations with the Netherlands after Dutch authorities prevented its ministers from speaking at rallies of expatriate Turks, deepening the row between the two North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies. Read More »

Regional bank Sterling Bancorp to buy Astoria for $2.2 bln


Sterling Bancorp is the holding company for Sterling National Bank, a financial services firm. The company reported its last quarter on Jun 13. Sterling Bancorp was Downgraded by Hovde Group to Market Perform on Jan 9, 2017. The Company now has Insider ownership of 1.2 Percent and Institutional Ownership of 80.3 Percent. The company now has a Return on Equity (ROE) of 7.90% and a Return on Investment (ROI) of 14.90%. Read More »

Callon Petroleum Company (NYSE:CPE) Analyst Estimates

Callon Petroleum Company (CPE ) made into the market gainers list on Fridays trading session with the shares advancing 0.79% or 0.09 points. Presently Callon Petroleum Company (NYSE:CPE) stock have an ABR of 1.17. If you are accessing this story on another domain, it was illegally stolen and reposted in violation of US and worldwide copyright & trademark legislation. Read More »

Iraqi forces retake two key areas in west Mosul


Mosul has huge symbolic significance for the group: it was from the Old City's Al-Nouri mosque that its secretive chief Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi declared the establishment of his "caliphate" in July 2014. Since launching their assault on the western sector, Iraqi forces have taken several districts and key buildings including the headquarters of Nineveh province's regional government and a railway station. Read More »

JCPenney puts 138 stores on chopping block


JCPenney stores in Dunkirk, Massapequa and West Nyack will be closing. As a result of the stores closing JCPenney will also close two distribution centers. Eligibility for the company's voluntary early retirement program will generally include home office, stores and supply chain personnel who met certain criteria related to age and years of service as of January 31. Read More »

Asian stocks firm ahead of USA jobs report


For the second straight session, palladium moved against the grain of the other precious metals, poking into positive territory. Asian stocks edged up and the dollar rose to 1-1/2-month highs versus the yen on Friday ahead of the U.S. This was a significant drop from the 3.3% uptick during Q3. A jump in USA 10-year yields to 2.55% gave the greenback an added lift. The selloff in government bonds continued, pushing 10-year Treasury yields up to 2.56%. Read More »

Trump aide assures United Kingdom that GCHQ allegations will not be repeated


The British government said the White House has promised it won't repeat the allegation. President Donald Trump and British Prime Minister Theresa May hold a joint news conference Friday at the White House. The leaders of the Senate Intelligence committee released a statement Thursday saying there is no indication that Trump Tower was wiretapped before or after the election. Read More »

New Analyst Ratings On Two Harbors Investments Corp (NYSE:TWO)

The stock was sold at an average price of $8.61, for a total value of $27,465.90. 08/05/2016 - Two Harbors Investments Corp had its "hold" rating reiterated by analysts at Wunderlich. During the same period a year ago, the company earned $0.20 earnings per share. The company reported its EPS on 02/06/2017. For the quarter ending 11/02/2016, The Analyst projected that the company could deliver EPS of 0.23 while the company provided its Actual EPS of 0.24 showing a difference of 0.01 ... Read More »

Canada posts third-straight monthly trade surplus


In January, exports rose by 0.5% while volumes expanded by 1%. The uncertainty helped push down canola exports to China to 80,000 tonnes in September, the lowest since 2013, before rebounding to a record high of 741,000 tonnes in January. Read More »

How Does Swift Transportation Company (SWFT) Stack Up Right Now?

The buoyancy in the outlook of Swift Transportation Company (SWFT) is getting weaker by the somewhat negative sentiment (2.20 on a 5-point scale) that sell-side analysts have provided concerning it. Public Employees Retirement System of OH now owns 100,349 shares of the company's stock worth $1,546,000 after buying an additional 885 shares in the last quarter. Read More »

Kremlin says Turkey's imposing duties on Russian wheat won't affect bilateral ties


Exports from countries not included in Turkey's import scheme have to pay a prohibitive tariff of 130 percent, several sources have said. When contacted by Bloomberg, Turkey's Economy Ministry declined to comment. "I think the situation should normalise now", he said. A Russian exporters' lobby, the National Association of Agriculture Exporters, sent a letter to Russian Agriculture Minister Alexander Tkachev on Thursday asking him "to take energetic measures" to resolve the matter. Read More »

Silver Wheaton Corp. (SLW) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages

Silver Wheaton Corp . (SLW) now has a consensus Price Target of $28.12. Four equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and twelve have assigned a buy rating to the company's stock. now owns 6,444 shares of the mining company's stock valued at $174,000 after buying an additional 5,633 shares in the last quarter. Silver Wheaton Corp . Read More »

SpaceX Launch Schedule 2017: What Next For Elon Musk Company


The liftoff was postponed by heavy winds Tuesday. Elon Musk's SpaceX spoiled that party previous year when it won its first US Air Force contract , but the ULA didn't bid on that contract . The Falcon 9 missile is a rocket manufactured and assembled by SpaceX . Putting on a spectacular nighttime show, the Falcon 9 smoothly accelerated as it arced to the East over the Atlantic Ocean trailing a long jet of brilliant exhaust visible for miles around. Read More »

Stock's Buzz on Earnings: Galena Biopharma Inc (NASDAQ:GALE)

The stock stands almost -98.76% off versus the 52-week high and 16.98% away from the 52-week low. (GALE) are trading -98.85% downward from the 52-week high mark and 2.48% above from the fifty two-week low mark. If you are investing like Buffett, the report can assist in finding the company with the durable competitive advantage, and if Peter Lynch is your hero, you might find a low P/E ratio, share buyback or future earnings growth in the depths of the report. Read More »

The American Health Care Act attacks vulnerable populations

And the poor and most vulnerable will be in the greatest danger. That figure fell by more than half under the Affordable Care Act. The design of the program was based on the mandate that would require all Americans to have health insurance with the presumption that younger Turks who would not need expensive medical care would balance out the older and less healthy segments of the population. Read More »

Woman charged after live streaming 10-year-old son driving


Police said Lisa Nussbaum let her son behind the wheel to take it for a spin. She was released on a promise to appear and is due in court on March 10. She streamed the entire ride on Facebook Live. Police say officers determined Nussbaum was recording her son drive the vehicle on public roads throughout the town. Read More »

Trump Asks DC Circ. For Power To Fire CFPB Chief


The bureau is an executive branch entity, but the president doesn't have direct control over the six-year-old agency. The Justice Department argued in a brief filed Friday that President Trump can legally fire the head of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) as the battle grows over the agency's future. Read More »

Momentum Stock in Concentration: Veeva Systems Inc. (VEEV)


Veeva Systems has a consensus rating of "Buy" and an average target price of $46.50. Veeva Systems Inc (NYSE:VEEV) CFO Timothy S. Cabral sold 41,875 shares of the stock in a transaction on Friday, March 17th. Earnings, with 14 analysts believing the company would generate an Average Estimate of $0.18. (VEEV) could bring EPS of $0.17/share. For the quarter ending 11/22/2016, The Analyst projected that the company could deliver EPS of 0.16 while the company provided its Actual EPS of 0.22 ... Read More »

Delcath Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:DCTH) Pushing Higher Before Market Open

The 1 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Delcath Systems Inc have a median target of 16.00, with a high estimate of 16.00 and a low estimate of 16.00. The 1-year price target of the company is 16. Current price places the company's stock -0.42% away from its 200-day simple moving average, 8.2%, away from the 50-day average and also 7.49% away from 20-day average. Read More »

Smart Money Buying the Price Weakness of Whiting Petroleum Corporation (WLL)

The call for hold was given by 22 analysts while call for sale was recommended by 1 analyst. The Company's estimated proved reserves totaled approximately 820.6 Million Barrels of Oil Equivalent (MMBOE). ( WLL ) in which Stifel Nicolaus Upgrades Whiting Petroleum Corp. The company rocked its 52-Week High of $14.44 on Jun 8, 2016 and touched its 52-Week Low of $6.38 on Aug 1, 2016. Read More »

Dividend Overview: UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (UNH)

First Personal Financial Services boosted its stake in UnitedHealth Group by 36.9% in the third quarter. Beck Mack & Oliver LLC increased its stake in shares of UnitedHealth Group by 0.3% in the third quarter. If you are viewing this piece of content on another website, it was illegally copied and reposted in violation of USA and worldwide trademark and copyright laws. Read More »