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EasyJet posts bigger-than-expected first half loss

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Profit was also suffered from a decline in revenue per seat of 4.9% to GBP48.80. As of 09:28 BST, easyJet's share price had lost 5.88 percent to 1,233.00p, underperforming the broader London market, with the benchmark FTSE 100 index having climbed into positive territory and now standing 0.28 percent higher at 7,475.37 points. Read More »

Microsoft condemns NSA weaponization of malware after WannaCry attacks

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Microsoft didn't hold back in a response to this weekend's massive ransomware attack , which by latest estimates has infected and knocked out more than 200,000 computers worldwide. Associated Press quoted Tim Wellsmore, of U.S. security firm FireEye, as saying: "We expect this is a small operation". Russian President Vladimir Putin said: "Russia has absolutely nothing to do with it". Read More »

Workers say Wal-Mart discriminated against thousands of pregnant women

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Itau Unibanco Holding S.A. purchased a new stake in Wal-Mart Stores during the third quarter valued at about $104,000. Genovese Burford & Brothers Wealth & Retirement Plan Management LLC now owns 114,171 shares of the retailer's stock valued at $114,000 after buying an additional 112,511 shares during the last quarter. Read More »

John Terry has made most of season on periphery at Chelsea

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The 36-year-old will leave Chelsea this summer after 22 years and is also expected to play on Sunday against Sunderland when he will lift a fifth championship title and 15th major honour. "It is going to be a really sad and emotional day for me", Terry added. "I'm delighted to get on the scoresheet". Chelsea wrapped up their sixth English title with a win at West Brom on Friday, and the home fans were in a celebratory mood as they welcomed the champions back to Stamford Bridge. Read More »

US industrial production posts biggest gain since 2014

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And sure enough, it was up 1.7 percent compared to previous year. The upbeat industrial production in April might suggest a pickup of US economic growth in the second quarter of the year. ISM manufacturing readings for each month this year have been higher than any month in 2015 or 2016. Economists had expected production to rise by 0.3 percent compared to the 0.5 percent increase originally reported for the previous month. Read More »

Rochester Airshow scheduled for Wednesday has been canceled

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Shows have been cancelled in Rochester, NY, Rhode Island, Fort Erie, Ont., Windsor, Ont. Whiteman, Missouri, and Duluth, Minn. Patrick Gobeil, the Snowbirds team lead, said in the posting. The Windsor air show is also cancelled because of the Snowbirds' withdrawal. Snowbirds spokesperson Navy Lt. Michèle Tremblay likened the team to Olympic synchronized swimmers; because of the reduced training schedule, the all important synchronized link between team members started to suffer. Read More »

Crash renews fears for residents near airport

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The FAA confirmed that the Learjet 35 was coming in from Philadelphia when it crashed on approach to runway at Teterboro Airport, around three miles from Hackensack, at around 3.30pm. The National weather service reported strong wind just before the crash. Police say that two crew members were killed, but no passengers were aboard the Learjet 35 when it went down near Teterboro Airport in New Jersey . Read More »

How Does Dick's Sporting Goods, Inc. (DKS) Stack Up Right Now?

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Dicks Sporting Goods Inc (NYSE: DKS)'s stock had its "outperform" rating restated by equities researchers at Wedbush in a research report issued on Sunday. The stock notched a 12-month high of $60.19 while $68.00 target is by far the most aggressive out of analysts who are now evaluating the company, $7.81 higher than the next highest 52-week price estimate. Read More »

Jetstar Charging Parents Extra For Babies On Board

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Budget airline Jetstar has revealed it will start charging parents $30 to carry infants on their laps during domestic flights around Australia. There's going to be no more free trans-Tasman flights for babies on Jetstar . Charging each customer for what they actually needed helped Jetstar offer the lowest possible fares. Jetstar said this brought the airline in line with other transtasman carriers that already charge an infant fee. Read More »

Rating Roundup: Kohl's Corp (NYSE:KSS)

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Analysts have a mean recommendation of 2.00 on this stock (A rating of less than 2 means buy, "hold" within the 3 range, "sell" within the 4 range, and "strong sell" within the 5 range). Finally, Morgan Stanley raised its stake in Kohl's Co.by 45.1% in the first quarter. BlackRock Inc. raised its stake in Kohl's Co.by 2,606.7% in the first quarter. Read More »

British Columbia election puts energy projects at risk

Horgan did an fantastic job despite being discounted by many commentators - bringing the NDP tantalizingly close to a majority government and still on the brink of possibly becoming premier. That includes the Courtenay-Comox riding, which was won by NDP candidate Ronna-Rae Leonard by an astonishing nine votes. With absentee ballots still to be counted in the days ahead, Clark's 43 seats represent a loss of only four from the last majority, and the NDP's 41 seats is up six. Read More »

Brokers Change Their Target Price On Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:DLR)

The firm's quarterly revenue was up 4.6% compared to the same quarter past year. The company is expected to issue its next earnings report on Thursday, July 27th. (NYSE:DLR). 25 are owned by Farmers Merchants Invs. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. According to Finviz reported data, The SMA20 of the stock is at 1.22 percent, SMA50 is 4.09 percent, while SMA200 is 8.8 percent. Read More »

Tribune Media Company (TRCO) fell down -1.26% in the last trading session

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Shares of Tribune Media (NYSE:TRCO) traded down 1.62% on Monday, hitting $41.36. Going toward to the 50-day, we can see that shares are now trading 8.51% off of that figure. Tribune Media's quarterly revenue was down 6.1% compared to the same quarter a year ago. Many analysts have provided their estimated foresights on Southwestern Energy Company Earnings, with 33 analysts believing the company would generate an Average Estimate of $0.15. Read More »

Retail Properties of America, Inc. (RPAI)

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The firm's quarterly revenue was up 11.7% compared to the same quarter past year. Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter . 6 analysts have a Hold rating on the stock, and 0 are giving a Sell recommendation. The company presently has a consensus rating of "Hold" and a consensus price target of $52.30. Read More »

High street footfall sees fastest growth in three years

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The rate remained slightly lower than the United Kingdom average. This is largely due to sharp declines in Greater London and the East, said BRC. The unwelcome, but modest, rise in the Northern Ireland shop vacancy rate is still significant when you take into account the tiny growth in footfall. Read More »

Bernstein Begins Coverage on Kinder Morgan Inc (KMI)

Shares outstanding are recorded as 2291.19 M and total shares floated are 1933.21 M. Current ratio which is the relationship between current assets and current liabilities, indicating the liquidity of a business is calculated as 2.30. This represents a $0.50 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.51%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, April 27th. Read More »

Trump 'gave away spying secrets' to Russian minister

President Donald Trump disclosed highly classified information to Russia's foreign minister about a planned Islamic State (ISIS) operation, two USA officials said on Monday, plunging the White House into another controversy just months into Trump's short tenure in office. Read More »

Turkey PM says Germany must choose between Ankara and alleged coup plotters

A report by Germany's Federal Office for Migration and Refugees (BAMF), released last week, revealed that some 450 asylum applications by Turkish diplomats, soldiers, judges and other officials along with their families, were processed. Relations between Ankara and Berlin deteriorated sharply in the run-up to an April 16 referendum in Turkey on expanding President Tayyip Erdogan's powers. Read More »

The TJX Companies, Inc. Setting The Table For Earnings

In other TJX Companies news, CFO Scott Goldenberg sold 15,571 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, April 19th. Gaps are created by numerous factors. TRADEMARK VIOLATION NOTICE: "Acadian Asset Management LLC Has $6.77 Million Stake in TJX Companies Inc ( TJX )" was originally posted by Chaffey Breeze and is owned by of Chaffey Breeze. Read More »

GOP health care bill the right prescription for US

Under the Affordable Care Act, insurance companies were required to cover pre-existing conditions and to keep the cost of coverage the same for everyone, whether or not they had a medical condition that began before coverage did. "I think if people understood what was inside [the bill] and the realistic choices they face, they'd think about it differently", Holtz-Eakin said. Read More »

Alibaba inks deal with Pakistan to promote exports

Pakistan and China on Saturday signed several Memorandum of Understandings (MoUs) and agreements related to China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project. The supplementary projects in and around Pakistan's Gwadar Port should be steadily advanced and the study on the construction of industrial parks along the corridor facilitated, Xi said. Read More »

WannaCrypt Ransomware Windows Patch: Microsoft Tells Government To Stop Hoarding Security Vulnerabilities

This is an emerging pattern in 2017. Though the theft was publicly reported in April, Smith attacked the NSA for "hoarding these vulnerabilities" and failing to inform the tech giant and the public about the stolen malware beforehand. In China, state media said more than 29,000 institutions there had been infected along with hundreds of thousands of devices. He pointed out, "There is simply no way for customers to protect themselves against threats unless they update their systems" given ... Read More »

Thermo Fisher experiment starts with pricey deal

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If we look at stock performance in last active day trading, we see that stock has moved shed -0.35% to end the day at $28.83. During the latest trading session Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE: TMO ) has an FCF score of 0.862695. 9,987 shares were sold by WILVER PETER M , worth $1.58 million. Therefore 83% are positive. Thermo Fisher Scientific (NYSE: TMO ) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, April 26th. Read More »

New US ambassador to Israel prays at Western Wall

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Diplomats stationed at the US consulate in Jerusalem recently refused to hold talks with Israeli officials about arrangements for Trump's trip to the Western Wall, claiming that the site is in the West Bank, and therefore the Israeli government has no authority over it. Read More »

Trump NSA says status of Western Wall a 'policy decision'

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US President Donald Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu shake hands during a joint press conference at the White House in Washington, DC on February 15, 2017. The spat came on the day the new U.S. ambassador to Israel, David Friedman - an orthodox Jew - arrived in the country to take up his position. One focal point of President Trump's visit next week is bound to be Jerusalem . Read More »

Outage Hits Starbucks Stores in U.S. and Canada

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The Starbucks at The Shops at Canal Place in downtown New Orleans was among locations giving away free drip and iced coffee Tuesday morning because of the technical glitch. It now falls to Chief Executive Officer Kevin Johnson, a tech-industry veteran who just took the helm last month, to fix operations and reignite sales. Read More »

Stock in the Traders Limelight-: Starbucks Corporation (SBUX)

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Other institutional investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. The Scopia Capital Management Lp holds 9.16 million shares with $232.91M value, up from 8.69 million last quarter. They expect $0.55 earnings per share, up 12.24% or $0.06 from last year's $0.49 per share. It becomes significant when you consider how many shares are shorted versus the average daily volume, means how many days to cover those short shares at that volume. Read More »

FY2018 EPS Estimates for Chesapeake Energy Co. (CHK) Cut by Analyst

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Finally, Soros Fund Management LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Chesapeake Energy during the first quarter worth about $191,000. Looking ahead to earnings forecasts, for the running fiscal period, Wall Street analysts have anticipated that the company will report 0.14 earnings per share. Read More »

Australia banks could make customers pay for surprise tax

The extra Medicare levy revenue will be directed into a new fund, which will be used to fund the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS). The Medicare levy increase, which mimics the 0.5 percentage point increase Labor introduced in 2014 to help fund the NDIS, will affect nearly all taxpayers. Read More »

Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (FOX) Closed at $27.67

A rating of less than 2 means buy, "hold" within the 3 range, "sell" within the 4 range, and "strong sell" within the 5 range. Twenty-First Century Fox presently has a consensus rating of Buy and an average price target of $33.52. & global trademark & copyright law. Looking at this figure it suggests that the shares of Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. The stock was trading on above-average volume. Read More »

Trump shared secret info about ISIS with Russians

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Mr Trump tweeted that he had shared facts pertaining to terrorism and airline safety and wanted Russian Federation to do more against Islamic State . At no time were any intelligence sources or methods discussed and no military operations were disclosed that were not already publicly known". The president also goes on the attack against "LEAKERS" as the White House tries to contain the fallout of its latest scandal. Read More »