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Comey hearing: Curveballs await as fired Federal Bureau of Investigation director set to testify

The Senate Intelligence Committee will likely ask Comey about the contemporaneous notes he allegedly took of his meetings with the president. "I think there was obstruction of justice, " he said . He also wrote that he began writing memos after his first private meeting with Trump, a briefing at Trump Tower on January 6. The White House has sought to keep Trump occupied and focused on his domestic agenda leading up to Comey's testimony. Read More »

Yamana Gold Inc. (NYSE:AUY) Broker Price Targets For The Coming Week

The moving average uses the sum of all of the previous closing prices over a certain time period and divides the result by the number of prices used in the calculation. Shareholders of record on Friday, June 30th will be paid a $0.005 dividend. Its revenue has grown at an average annualized rate of about -0.80% during the past five years. Read More »

Dave & Buster's Entertainment, Inc. (PLAY) Announces Earnings Results


The biggest holder now is Mr. Jay L. Tobin who owns 75,257 shares (0.18% of those outstanding), whilst Kevin M. Sheehan holds 55,138 (0.13% of shares outstanding) and Alan J. Kcm Invest Advsrs Limited Liability Com holds 1.33% of its portfolio in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) for 317,512 shares. Dave & Buster's Entertainment, Inc. Read More »

House GOP backs bill to undo much of Dodd-Frank


Industry watchers, though, had doubted the new administration's desire to roll back regulations to such an extent, and Mnuchin ended speculation last month in an appearance before the Senate Banking Committee. Federal regulators would also lose the power to dismantle a failing financial firm and sell off the pieces if they decide its collapse could endanger the system. Read More »

Founders Capital Management Invests $107000 in Realty Income Corp (O)

BB&T Securities LLC now owns 4,454 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock worth $321,000 after buying an additional 721 shares during the period. Therefore 33% are positive. If Kimco Realty Corporation (NYSE:KIM) shares can stay above the price resistance around $18.31 a share, that could help propel Kimco Realty Corporation (NYSE:KIM) higher to the next line of resistance at $18.71 a share. Read More »

Trump urges Qatar to resolve diplomatic crisis with Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia is among countries including the United Arab Emirates, Egypt and Bahrain, that have blocked transport routes with Qatar, accusing the country of destabilizing the region through supporting proxies of Shiite Muslim Iran and the Sunni militants of al-Qaeda and Islamic State. Read More »

Coca-Cola, partners to spend USD 1.7 bn on Indian agri ecosystem

State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D now owns 3,438,000 shares of the company's stock worth $145,497,000 after buying an additional 1,158,000 shares during the last quarter. The dividend will be $0.370 per share for the quarter or $1.48 annualized. The Coca-Cola's payout ratio is presently 93.33%. Eagleclaw Cap Managment Ltd Llc holds 0.7% of its portfolio in The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) for 26,700 shares. Read More »

Oil prices tumble after surprise jump in U.S. crude supplies

Crude production last week edged lower, with total output down 24,000 barrels a day to 9.318 million barrels, the EIA data yesterday showed.However, in a monthly report issued Tuesday , the EIA said it expects U.S. OPEC and other producers including Russian Federation have pledged to cut output by about 1.8 million barrels per day (bpd). Finally, earlier in the week, the EIA said on Tuesday that US crude oil production could hit a record 10 million barrels per day next year, up from 9.3 ... Read More »

The STRANGER THINGS Soundtrack Gets a Cassette Tape Release


News about the new season, the duo revealed that this new villain will be even worse than we imagined. Eleven, who vanished while killing the monster in the first season, will reappear in the show but as of now her arrival is a well-guarded secret by Netflix . Read More »

Significant Movements: Genesis Healthcare, Inc. (GEN), HealthEquity, Inc. (HQY)

O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC bought a new stake in Healthequity during the fourth quarter valued at $108,000. They issued an "outperform" rating on the stock . About 397,091 shares traded or 1.18% up from the average . Following the completion of the transaction, the vice president now owns 15,652 shares in the company, valued at $748,322.12. Read More »

Unexpected jump in U.S. oil supply hammers prices


July WTI crude shed 8 cents, or 0.2%, to settle $45.64 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange. Oil prices were subjected to heavy selling pressure after the EIA oil inventories data on Wednesday with WTI sliding rapidly to 4-week below the $46.00 p/b level. Read More »

The Case Against the Pink Slime


The case is being heard in a small South Dakota town called Elk Point, and according to the Oklahoma Farm Report, the county spent $45,000 preparing the windowless courtroom in anticipation of the swarm of lawyers and national media attention that this case will likely drum up. Read More »

Nigeria's Forcados Oil Comes Back in Fresh Blow to OPEC Cuts


Royal Dutch Shell has lifted restrictions on exports of Forcados crude, a key Nigerian crude oil grade, whose exports was halted 15 months ago following militant attacks. Shell confirmed to NGW that it lifted the 17-month-long FM with effect from 16:00hrs (Nigerian time) June 6 following the completion of fix of the leaks on the Forcados terminal crude export line. Read More »

Senate Plans To Phase Out Medicaid Expansion Gradually

GOP senators, including Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (Ky.), have openly acknowledged that getting the votes to pass healthcare reform will be extremely hard. Comey testifies publicly before the Senate Intelligence Committee. And even within the Senate Republican caucus, ideological differences among more moderate members like Susan Collins of ME and Bill Cassidy of Louisiana and dyed in the wool conservatives like Rand Paul of Kentucky and Ted Cruz of Texas seemed insoluble. Read More »

Congress Joins Netanyahu in Celebrating 50 Years of a Free Jerusalem


Settlements are considered illegal under worldwide law and are seen as a major obstacle to peace and the so-called two state solution - the creation of an independent Palestinian state alongside Israel . Since June 5, Palestinians have commemorated the Naksa, meaning "setback", marking the Israeli invasion and occupation of the West Bank - including East Jerusalem - Gaza, Sinai, and the Golan Heights that began on June 5, 1967 during the Six-Day War, displacing some 300,000 Palestinians, as ... Read More »

ECB president sees inflation still subdued


The ECB is not expected to make any changes to monetary policy, but traders will be watching President Mario Draghi's statements for his assessment of the euro area economy. The statement that inflation remains weak supports the central bank's reluctance to announce an end to its bond-buying stimulus program or to raise interest rates from record lows. Read More »

European Central Bank revises upwards 2017-2019 euro area economic growth forecast


Draghi has repeatedly insisted the central bank will not consider tightening monetary policy until inflation rises sustainably, without the effects of the more volatile components, towards its two per cent target. "We confirm that our net asset purchases, at the current monthly pace of €60 billion, are meant to run until the end of December 2017, or beyond, if necessary, and in any case until the Governing Council sees a sustained adjustment in the path of inflation consistent with its ... Read More »

USA committed to curbing climate change: Nikki Haley


Mr Trump's top climate advisor Scott Pruitt was indignant: "The world applauded when we joined Paris ". " President Trump is trying to kick America to the sidelines in the race to protect our health and the planet", Garrett Garner-Wells, director of Environment Colorado, said in a news release. Read More »

European Central Bank leaves policy unchanged, drops reference to 'lower rates'

Significantly, in its initial statement the ECB Governing Council said it continued to expect rates to remain at present levels for an extended period of time, removing the reference to the possibility that they might be lowered further. After a report from Bloomberg raised the prospect of the European Central Bank cutting its inflation forecasts Euro exchange rates slumped sharply across the board. Read More »

Latest iPhone update leaves you open to security threats


You never hear this kind of outcry when there are changes to the new range of televisions from Sony or LG. It might sound like a small tweak, but it is actually an essential security feature. F YOU'RE one of the remaining people still rocking an iPhone 5 or iPhone 5c, Apple has confirmed some bad news for you. All your Control Center icons are now available on a single page, welcome to hassle free life! And if you take notes by hands using the Pencil, you can now search them. Read More »

House Speaker: Agreement reached on casino-related bill


The approval of the gambling expansion made a major change in the Connecticut's gambling market, especially considering the fact that a couple of weeks ago local Democratic leaders raised a red flag that they would not be able to gather enough support in order to have the East Windsor casino project approved. Read More »

European Central Bank cuts inflation forecast, raises growth estimate


The dollar steadied after having hit a near seven-month low on Tuesday, largely because of nerves over the pace of U.S. growth and government policy that have cut U.S. The Aussie firmed to $0.7566 from $0.7500, it was last trading at $0.7549. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was little changed, through China edged up on unexpectedly solid trade data, while Japan's Nikkei dropped 0.4 percent. Read More »

Castleark Management LLC Decreased Adobe Sys INC (ADBE) Stake as Shares Rose

The stock rose 0.27% or $0.39 reaching $143.98. About 660,405 shares traded. Shares of Adobe Systems ( ADBE ) traded down 0.84% during trading on Thursday, hitting $142.42. Caisse De Depot Et Placement Du Quebec has invested 0.01% in Adobe Systems Incorporated (NASDAQ:ADBE). $5.16 million worth of Adobe Systems Incorporated (NASDAQ:ADBE) was sold by GARRETT MARK . Read More »

Sarries handed tough Champions Cup draw


Munster , who reached the semi finals last season, are in pool 4 with Racing 92, Leicester and Castres. They will meet again in a highly competitive Pool 2 . Premiership champions Exeter Chiefs have also been drawn in a tough looking group, as they will face three-time winners Leinster , Montpellier and Glasgow Warriors in Pool 3 . Read More »

D1 all set to launch today : Why does it matter


The 143-foot, 700-ton-plus rocket blasted off from India's Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota , Andhra Pradesh, according to ISRO . If successful, the GSLV Mk-III is also likely to become India's launch vehicle of choice for manned missions in the future. Read More »

Alibaba flies to new all-time high on eye-popping guidance

While Alibaba has always been the dominant player in the world of online shopping in China it has been branching into new businesses that are partly behind the revenue growth. Wu said the technology giant will continue to invest in expanding the number of consumers on its platforms, improve its customer experience, and grow its market share in the business-to-consumer market. Read More »

Russian Election Hacking & Trump Loyalty: Watch James Comey's Shocking Testimony

It is Comey's job to warn Trump that a dossier containing salacious and unverified allegations about the president-elect is floating around. "I hope you can let this go, '" Comey says, according to the prepared remarks. After explaining that he wanted to talk about Flynn, Trump said he wanted Comey to "let this go". "He's a good guy". Further, it corroborates reports that Comey refused to pledge his loyalty to Trump, and that on several occasions Comey told the president that he was not now ... Read More »

Though economy surprises, ECB to stick with stimulus program


Sterling traded at 2-week highs to reach $1.2968 as the latest United Kingdom election polls suggest Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservatives Party will win a majority in today's vote and this would be positive for the British currency. The euro EUR= traded at $1.1258, near its seven-month high of $1.1285 touched earlier this month. The dollar wallowed near a six-week low against the safe-haven yen on Wednesday, with traders cautious ahead of Britain's general election, a European ... Read More »

Would You Buy Vipshop Holdings Limited (NYSE:VIPS) On These Analyst Ratings?

Jefferies Group LLC set a $17.00 price objective on Vipshop Holdings Ltd - and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a research note on Saturday, April 1st. Analysts predict that Vipshop Holdings Ltd - will post $0.83 EPS for the current year. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION WARNING: This report was originally published by Stock Observer and is the property of of Stock Observer. Read More »

Ex-FBI Boss Comey Heads To The Senate

After closing the door the president said to the former Federal Bureau of Investigation chief: "I hope you can see your way clear to letting this go, to letting Flynn go". He met privately with Trump in the Oval Office on February 14, one day after Flynn was sacked. The testimony, Comey's first public statements since his May 9 dismissal, is likely to bring hours of uncomfortable attention to an administration shadowed for months by an investigation into ties between the Trump campaign and ... Read More »

Voting begins in Britain's snap elections in shadow of terror attacks


Elsewhere groups of nuns have been pictured entering a polling station in central London . May is on course to increase her majority in the House of Commons with a final campaign poll giving the Tories a lead of seven points over Labour , led by Jeremy Corbyn , as the nation heads to the ballot box. Read More »

European Central Bank keeps stimulus in place


The ECB will probably announce a tapering of its asset purchases in September and actually begin tapering in January next year, Dragicevich added. "Regarding non-standard monetary policy measures, the Governing Council confirms that the net asset purchases, at the current monthly pace of €60 billion, are meant to run until the end of December 2017, or beyond, if necessary, and in any case until the Governing Council sees a sustained adjustment in the path of inflation consistent with its ... Read More »

'We are not ready to surrender,' Qatar's foreign minister says

But Qatar has rejected the accusations as "unjustified" and "baseless". Qatar Airways On Wednesday said it chartered four flights to return passengers on from Saudi Arabia to Doha via Kuwait or Oman, which have not cut ties. Trump said on Twitter. Speaking to Abu Dhabi's crown prince, Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed al-Nahayan, Trump advocated unity among Gulf Arabs "but never at the expense of eliminating funding for radical extremism or defeating terrorism". Read More »

North Korea launches multiple missiles: Seoul


It also comes a day after South Korea said it will hold off on installing remaining components of a controversial USA anti-missile defence system that has angered North Korea's main ally, China. Japan's navy and air force conducted military drills with two USA aircraft carriers in the Sea of Japan last week, following similar joint U.S. This was the 10 North Korean missile test this year, which led to South Korean President Moon Jae-in calling a National Security Council meeting, came ... Read More »

Apple refreshes MacBook lineup with Kaby Lake

Keep in mind that this isn't the Radeon Pro Vega graphics found in the iMac Pro 2017 - that one is more powerful and based on the Vega GPU architecture. Apple has embedded 27-inch Retina 5K display with support for 1 billion colors in new iMac Pro . They also get two Thunderbolt 3 controllers, brighter displays , much faster graphics, and USB-C ports for the first time. Read More »