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Oversold: Oil traders punish OPEC for promising too much

Global benchmark Brent futures rose 50 cents to $51.97 a barrel at 12:29 p.m. EDT, after hitting a session low of US$50.71. HONG KONG (AP) - World stock markets mostly weakened Friday as investors watched the G-7 summit of leaders and oil prices stabilized after falling sharply over a production cut deal. Read More »

The Precision Drilling Corp (PDS) Receives Daily News Sentiment Rating of 0.06

A number of equities research analysts have weighed in on PDS shares. Princeton Alpha Management LP boosted its stake in shares of Precision Drilling Corp by 18.3% in the first quarter. Precision Drilling Corporation is an oilfield services company. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: This story was first published by Stock Observer and is owned by of Stock Observer. Read More »

BA cancels all flights from Heathrow, Gatwick

The airline has cancelled all flights from London's Heathrow and Gatwick amid what has been described as "global" problems with its IT systems. Chief executive Alex Cruz said "we believe the root cause was a power-supply issue and we have no evidence of any cyberattack". Read More »

Trump budget could cost Idaho schools $16.1 million


Mulvaney got barely a handful of words out in response before questioning moved on, but he defended the budget's growth assumptions in remarks to reporters Tuesday at the White House - in a sort of prebuttal to Sanford. Harvard economist Lawrence Summers, the former Treasury secretary and National Economic Council director in the previous two Democratic administrations, wrote in the Washington Post that this represents "the most egregious accounting error in a presidential budget in the ... Read More »

Kushner 'has no recollection' of Russian contacts


Kushner has acknowledged meeting during the transition with the Russian ambassador to Washington , but Reuters , citing seven current and former usa officials, reported Friday that Kushner had several previously undisclosed contacts with Russia's ambassador - including two phone calls between April and November of 2016. Read More »

Macron vows French support for Britain in fight against terror

The White House team also asked the French president to be "precise" in his conversation with Trump, the French official said. French President Emmanuel Macron has been captured on video intentionally turning away from greeting US President Donald Trump at the last minute at the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation meeting in Brussels overnight, in favour of new European bestie Angela Merkel, along with other European leaders. Read More »

Marston's PLC (MARS) Insider Buys £34500 in Stock

Barclays PLC decreased their price target on Ashmore Group plc from GBX 325 ($4.23) to GBX 270 ($3.51) and set an underweight rating for the company in a report on Monday, January 9th. Blackrock Investment Mgmt Limited Liability Company invested in 0% or 172,230 shares. Amer Invest Advsrs Ltd Liability Corporation owns 43,950 shares. Read More »

Bond stars Pierce Brosnan and Daniel Craig honor Roger Moore


Tributes are pouring in from celebrities across the globe for former James Bond star Sir Roger Moore , who died after a short but courageous battle with cancer , his family said. British actor-writer Jim Howick said: "To my first hero, Sir Roger Moore, I salute you and your work and thank you for the fun you have given me". "I don't see why a chap shouldn't do what he likes and live where he wants on his money, and the British government, which allows talent to go overseas because of ... Read More »

After a day of debacle, British Airways' flights resume today

The airline urged passengers booked on those flights not to go those airports. Chief executive Alex Cruz said: "We are extremely sorry for the huge inconvenience this is causing our customers and we understand how frustrating this must be, especially for families hoping to get away on holiday". Read More »

Stock Seesawing Amidst Rampant Activity: Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE:FCX)


Freeport-McMoRan makes up about 5.2% of Pacific Heights Asset Management LLC's holdings, making the stock its 2nd largest position. The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. Finally, Johnson Investment Counsel Inc. raised its stake in Freeport-McMoRan by 6.4% in the third quarter. Freeport-McMoRan had a positive return on equity of 3.52% and a negative net margin of 28.09%. Read More »

With new law, Lyft, Uber set to return to Texas capital city


Ride hailing service, Lyft is launching its own luxury black vehicle service, Lyft Lux and Lux SUV. Uber and Lyft claimed that the check was too onerous and should be reserved for security sensitive personnel. This new law, which Governor Abbott is expected to sign (he has not confirmed that he will, at least not yet), expands the scope of ride-hailing regulations to create a statewide framework, which will override Austin's regulations. Read More »

Strong Storms Possible Tonight


Rain showers are much more likely Sunday both in the morning and then again in the afternoon with a few breaks in the action. Once the front moves south, the wind will shift to the north and cooler air will being to filter in. Memorial Day is looking pretty similar. Any storms that develop in the mountains could become strong. I do think we will catch some breaks on Monday but there is a good chance we will have some rainy periods. Read More »

Here's how Trump's 3% economic growth target stacks up against past presidents

Mulvaney got barely a handful of words out in response before questioning moved on, but he defended the budget's growth assumptions in remarks to reporters Tuesday at the White House - in a sort of prebuttal to Sanford. Known as the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, or SNAP, the program now serves 44 million people and cost $70 billion past year. Food stamp cuts would drive millions from the program. Read More »

Kushner 'sought secret communication line with Moscow'

The conversation between Kushner and the ambassador Kislyak took place during a meeting on December 1 or 2 at Trump Tower, according to intercepts of Russian communications that were reviewed by US officials. "We're just not going to comment". Lawmakers rejected his conditions, the Times reported. American intelligence agencies first learned about the discussion several months ago, according to a senior American official who had been briefed on intelligence reports. Read More »

Greek bailout talks break down again


Greek lawmakers approved a series of tax rises and pension cuts last week, over and above the previous dozen cuts to its national pensions since the onset of the crisis in 2010 and the crippling austerity. In a sign of a possible concession from both sides, Dijsselbloem said there had been "full agreement that the 3.5% primary surplus should remain for five years" and eventually fall, although he did not specify a figure. Read More »

Wenger collects record 7th FA Cup unclear on Arsenal future

No matter what the naysayers keep saying about Arsene Wenger , the fact is that the boss has led Arsenal to their third FA Cup win in 4 years, and against a record-breaking Chelsea team . "It's been an up and down season but to finish it with an FA Cup has to be a successful season", Ramsey said after repeating his final victor against Hull in 2014. Read More »

Musical legend Gregg Allman dies at 69

Then followed the death of bassist Berry Oakley barely more than a year later. Sometimes they played with original band members and sometimes they were a band Gregg put together, but he did this for the next four decades. Allman was set to release Southern Blood , his seventh solo album, this year. Mr. Allman's work and life is entwined with his brother Duane , with whom he founded the Allman Brothers Band in 1969. Read More »

Broker Changes For Regions Financial Corporation (NYSE:RF)

Nationwide Fund Advisors now owns 6,723 shares of the financial services provider's stock worth $202,000 after buying an additional 286 shares during the last quarter. The correct version of this report can be accessed at Read More »

Trump scolds European leaders who react by snickering

White House senior adviser and Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner is a subject of the FBI investigation, NBC News reported last night. Meanwhile, new details of the ongoing probes of Russian meddling in the USA election and possible collusion with the Trump campaign emerged last night. Read More »

Iran Foreign Minister Disparages Trump Speech, Arms Deal


King Salman , during his speech at the conference also railed against Iran while proclaiming Iran as the "the spearhead of terrorism". "Until the Iranian regime is willing to be a partner for peace, all nations of conscience must work together to isolate it. Read More »

UK PM May to raise intelligence leaks with Trump -UK govt source


Meanwhile in Britain , British police said they had arrested a seventh person following searches at an address in Nuneaton , central England. Mohammed Fadl, a community leader, rejected that account and said while Abedi's family was well-known in Manchester, Abedi himself did not attend many gatherings. Read More »

Eight arrested till now in Manchester bombing

May 25 British Prime Minister Theresa May will raise concerns with President Donald Trump on Thursday about USA leaks of intelligence on the suicide bombing in Manchester, a British government source said . The decision to stop sharing police information with US agencies was an extraordinary step for Britain, which is usually at pains to emphasize its "special relationship" with the United States. Read More »

Chaos as BA cancels flights from London due to IT outage

BA flights out of Heathrow and Gatwick were initially cancelled until 6.00 pm (1700 GMT) but the airline later said there would be no flights for the rest of the day. Filmmaker Philip Bloom tweeted that he was stuck on the tarmac at Heathrow after his delayed flight from Belfast, Northern Ireland, finally landed because there was no space for the aircraft to park. Read More »

Deutsche Bank AG Boosts Sophos Ltd (SOPH) Price Target to GBX 350

Therefore 30% are positive. Premier Foods had 31 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Tuesday, September 6 the stock rating was downgraded by JP Morgan to "Neutral". Therefore 10% are positive. Inc. had 36 analyst reports since August 13, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was maintained on Tuesday, April 11 by Barclays Capital. Read More »

Landslides in Sri Lanka: tens victims


The deluge caused the Nilwala river to burst its banks, threatening to submerge a large number of villages, the DMC said. One of the hardest-hit areas is predicted to be South Asia, a region where more than 9.5 million people are already being affected every year by floods. Read More »

British police make 10th arrest in Manchester bombing probe

Authorities are keeping an " open mind " as the " fast-moving " investigation continues, the police added. The police are searching 14 locations and have 13 arrested in connection with the attack, the statement said. According to a Libyan spokesperson, Abedi's 20-year-old brother Hashim was aware of his plans. Salman and Hostey hung out together around on the same estates and worshipped in the same Didsbury mosque in Manchester , before they reportedly became disaffected with life in the ... Read More »

FA Cup hero Ramsey calls for Wenger to stay


The former Germany worldwide responded with an imperious defensive display, providing the bedrock for Arsenal to secure a stunning 2-1 win that gave them a record 13th FA Cup . "There is disappointment for the final result, but our season was incredible". Sizzling temperatures are expected on Saturday which could potentially help Arsenal's creative players, although Wenger is faced with a shortage of defenders with Laurent Koscielny suspended and Gabriel ruled out injured. Read More »