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Amazon, now Alphabet with shares at $1000


Mark Sheptoff Financial Planning LLC now owns 136 shares of the information services provider's stock worth $112,000 after buying an additional 1 shares in the last quarter. Therefore, the company is highly likely to hit $1000 a share this week, while the stock could touch $1100 in the following quarters this year, supported by improving financial numbers. Read More »

Qatar Says It Faces Campaign Of Lies, Denies Interfering


UAE , Saudi Arabia , Egypt and Bahrain all made a decision to sever ties with Qatar , blaming it for backing militants especially in the Qatif region. As a result, the neighbouring countries blocked Qatari-based media including the Doha-based satellite news network Al-Jazeera. Gulf countries led by Saudi Arabia fell out with Qatar over its backing of then-Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi, a Brotherhood member. Read More »

Ananya Vinay, 12, wins USA spelling bee competition


Ananya honed her skill in highly competitive national bees that are limited to Indian-Americans, the North South Foundation and the South Asian Spelling Bee, although she did not win either. This year's bee breaks the trend of ties for the top spot. The little girl took away home a Dollars 40,000 cash prize. Competitors age 6 to 15 emerged from early spelling bees involving more than 11 million youths from all 50 U.S. Read More »

Were Analysts Bullish IP Group Plc (LON:IPO) This Week?

The stock increased 0.37% or $0.23 on May 26, reaching $63.07. About shares traded. Sports Direct International Plc (LON:SPD) has 0.00% since May 29, 2016 and is. The company has market cap of 1.12 billion GBP. The regional bus segment comprises bus operations outside London. It now has negative earnings. Liberty Mutual Group Asset Management Inc increased Praxair Inc (NYSE:PX) stake by 2,587 shares to 19,348 valued at $2.27 million in 2016Q4. Read More »

London attack: What we know so far


Marquette University also had one student visiting London but he left a few days before the attack. And yet, the three terrorists who carried out the London Bridge attack were dead within eight minutes of the incident starting after police officers - who are generally unarmed in the United Kingdom - fired 50 rounds. Read More »

London Bridge reopens after terror attack


Several residents at the Elizabeth Fry flats in Barking, where a number of the arrests were made, said they recognised one of the suspected attackers from a photograph. They grant the authorities the ability, lasting initially for one year but which can be extended to two, to implement a form of house arrest and relocate a subject up to 200 miles (320 kilometres) from their normal residence. Read More »

Trump Paris pullout a new hurdle for Tillerson's diplomacy

On the other hand, the president's aides could say Trump accepts climate science, but that would annoy his radicalized base, and it would also create a responsibility to do something about the problem. Numerous other countries haven't spent anything, and many of them will never pay one dime. "I call on them: Come and work here with us". It is clear that whoever takes office in the United Kingdom on the 9th of June will be committed to tackling climate change. Read More »

The Clarus Securities Weighs in on Asanko Gold Inc's FY2019 Earnings (AKG)


Ultragenyx Pharmaceutical Inc. has 5 buy ratings, 5 holds and 1 sells even after the stock tumbled -37.77% from its high of $91.35 to a $2.4 billion market value through last close. 04/07/2016 - Asanko Gold Inc. had its "sector performer" rating reiterated by analysts at CIBC. Its revenue totaled $77.93 million down -16.67% from the previous quarter. Read More »

Saudi Arabia, Egypt, UAE sever ties to Qatar over 'terrorism'


Qatar hosts the largest USA airbase in the region, which is crucial to operations against Islamic State group jihadists, and is set to host the 2022 football World Cup . 1 enemy and a threat to regional stability. U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said the move was rooted in longstanding differences and urged the parties to resolve them. Read More »

Malaysia pledges to cut oil production by 20000 barrels per day

U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures remained below $50, at $49.05, though up 15 cents from their last close. "The meeting which saw Malaysia's participation was concluded with continued commitment from non-OPEC countries, following OPEC's decision on the same day, to continue with production cuts for a further nine-months ending Quarter 1, 2018". Read More »

Renault announces electric auto battery recycling scheme


In other words, thanks to this partnership, customers in the United Kingdom might be able to afford to fit batteries for their homes to a significant extent, which is expected to bring these devices to the masses. According to Renault, the batteries used will be around 10 years old, and will have a further 10 years of additional life in them as part of a Powervault system. Read More »

Apple announces all-new iMacs, MacBook updates

Updates to the 12-inch MacBook and flagship 13-inch and 15-inch MacBook Pros also included Intel's Kaby Lake processors to make the laptops more efficient, and could result in improved battery life. Notably, a mention of the Mac Pro was missing. That said, it's suggested that Apple plans to introduce a major industrial design overhaul for its all-in-one iMac brand in 2018, according to that same Reddit thread. Read More »

Apple to showcase new features for its gadgets

What is sure is that Apple will make TVOS ready for their new streaming shows such as Carpool Karaoke. Photos of a new iPad from Apple have been leaked earlier and speculators believe that these images point to iPad Pro 2 . Those interested in watching Apple's software (and probably hardware) announcement can do so from the comfort of their own homes via not only iPhones , iPads, Macs and Apple TVs but PCs too. Read More »

Qatar stocks tumble 7% as six Arab nations cut diplomatic ties


Saudi Arabia said Qatari troops would be pulled from its ongoing war in Yemen . Egypt has also cut off relations with the tiny Gulf state . The countries all ordered their citizens out of Qatar and gave Qataris overseas 14 days to return home to their peninsular nation, whose only land border is with Saudi Arabia. Read More »

French President Macron says Paris climate agreement irreversible

Sean Spicer , the White House spokesman, also refused to say whether Trump believes in climate change. A Vox analysis found that Trump has tweeted such skepticism at least 115 times since 2011, describing global warming as "mythical", "nonexistent", "fictional", an "expensive hoax " and "bulls--". Read More »

Virginia motorists paying $2.15 a gallon for gas


Elsewhere, the national average increased almost a penny to $2.37 per gallon. According to AAA, Rhode Island's price is four cents below the national average pf $2.37 but higher than the Rhode Island average of $2.31 one year ago at this time. Read More »

Shire Plc (LON:SHP) Broker Price Targets

The stock of Gap Inc (NYSE:GPS) has "Neutral" rating given on Monday, August 22 by Citigroup. The firm has "Buy" rating by Canaccord Genuity given on Tuesday, February 14. Moreover, Axa has 0.01% invested in Telenav Inc (NASDAQ:TNAV). Bard Associates reported 25,950 shares. Ameriprise Financial Inc holds 0.01% or 525,800 shares. Read More »

UAE's Emirates, Etihad to suspend flights to Qatar


Bahrain and Egypt announced they will sever relations with Qatar. The official Saudi state news agency said early on Monday that diplomatic and consular relations had been severed with Qatar "proceeding from the exercise of its sovereign right guaranteed by worldwide law and the protection of national security from the dangers of terrorism and extremism". Read More »

Oil prices slide nearly 1 percent on persistent glut concerns


As OPEC and non-OPEC producers such as Russian Federation attempt to reduce inventories, the production in the United States has been rising. Growing worry over crude oversupply after Libya increased output has sent worldwide oil prices lower, which is likely to result in a price cut of NT$0.5 (US$0.017) per liter for gasoline and diesel at CPC Corp. Read More »

Five nations cut Qatar diplomatic ties


Fast-growing Qatar Airways, at the center of the tiny state's effort to become a tourism hub, is likely to face losses from being barred some of the Middle East's biggest hubs. Saudi Arabian Airlines (Saudia) has suspended all flights to Qatar, it said on its official Twitter account on Monday, without providing further details. Read More »

Qatar Airways suspends all flights to Saudi Arabia

Qatar's government has been borrowing at home and overseas to help finance some $200 billion of infrastructure spending as it prepares to host the World Cup soccer tournament in 2022. The measures are more severe than during a previous eight-month rift in 2014, when Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and the UAE withdrew their ambassadors from Doha, again alleging Qatari support for militant groups. Read More »

Saudi Arabia, Egypt And Other Arab Nations Cut Diplomatic Ties With Qatar

FIFA issued a short statement Monday saying it spoke with "the Qatar 2022 Local Organizing Committee and the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy handling matters relating to the 2022 FIFA World Cup". As well as severing relations, Egypt announced the closure of its air space and seaports for all Qatari transportation and said this was to protect national security. Read More »

Election Shock: Pollster Points To Tory Losses And Hung Parliament

Using new constituency-by-constituency modelling, the projection by pollsters YouGov said the Conservatives would lose 20 seats to 310, with Labour up 28 to 257. Labour can win next Thursday. The Times said that YouGov acknowledged that its predictions were controversial and allowed for a wide margin of error. Read More »

Maldives joins 4 other nations in cutting ties with Qatar


However, Doha had refuted the allegations of supporting terror groups in the past. Airlines Emirates and Etihad are to suspend all flights to and from Doha after the United Arab Emirates and five other countries in the region cut diplomatic ties with Qatar . Read More »

Qatar says it faces 'campaign of lies' as Saudi, UAE cut ties


With a production capacity of about 600,000 barrels per day (bpd), Qatar's crude oil output is one of OPEC's smallest. Furthermore, all customers booked on Emirates flights to and from Doha will be provided with alternative options, including full refunds on unused tickets and free rebooking to the nearest alternate Emirates destinations. Read More »

Cher, Jimmy Carter attend Gregg Allman's funeral

Allman "passed away peacefully at his home in Savannah , Georgia", a statement on the singer's website read Saturday. Allman was a onetime Tampa Bay-area resident, living in Anna Maria Island for about six years. The maximum anyone could donate to a primary campaign was $1000, and corporations could not donate anything directly to a candidate. The Band was started in Macon in the late 1960's by Gregg and older brother Duane , who became the band's guiding force and one of rock's ... Read More »

Saudi Arabia, Egypt, UAE and Bahrain cut ties to Qatar


All four nations said that they planned to cut air and sea traffic to the peninsular country. On Monday, they closed their airspace to Qatar Airways , the BBC reported. Qatar shares a massive offshore gas field with the Islamic Republic. Pakistan has no immediate plans to cut diplomatic ties with Qatar , a spokesman for the foreign ministry said on Monday. Read More »

CBI searches Prannoy Roy's home, NDTV calls it 'witch-hunt'


However, the English and Hindu news channel slammed the accusations as "attempts to blatantly undermine democracy and free speech in India ". On Twitter , NDTV Managing Editor Sreenivsan Jain said: "Message is clear: any independent voices in media will be bullied and shut down". Read More »

Sensex, Nifty Hit Fresh Record Highs


Similarly, the broader NSE 50-share Nifty also swung between a new high of 9,687.20 and a low of 9,640.70 before settling at 9,675.10, showing a gain of 21.60 points, or 0.22 per cent. "Markets surged higher on Monday to new life highs". The market capitalisation of the company is Rs 1168.93 crore. On the other hand, Coal India (1.23%), ITC (0.67%), Infosys (0.62%), Wipro (0.44%), HDFC Bank (0.23%), and Housing Development Finance Corporation (0.19%) were the major losers in the Sensex . Read More »