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World Leaders React To Emmanuel Macron's Victory

The Swedish Prime Minister, Stefan Lofven, in his comment said: "I look forward to working with President-elect Macron to confront the common challenges and seize the common opportunities facing our two democracies". Macron has said he wants continued intelligence-sharing with the United States and cooperation at the United Nations and hopes to persuade Trump not to pull the USA out of a global accord fighting climate change. Read More »

Foot Locker, Inc. Q1 Earnings Miss The Mark, As Margins Fall

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Nordea Investment Management AB now owns 2,956,033 shares of the textile maker's stock worth $200,183,000 after buying an additional 84,619 shares during the period. Investors of record on Thursday, April 13th were issued a dividend of $0.31 per share. -Revenue Change (Y-o-Y): 0.5%. This represents a $1.24 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.75%. Read More »

Average US 30-year mortgage rate slips to 4.02 percent

The five-year adjustable rate average slipped to 3.13 percent with an average 0.5 point. The 30-year fixed mortgage has an average of 0.25 discount and origination points. President Trump's political troubles sent traders into a stock sell-off mode Wednesday - but yesterday, all was forgotten. While the White House scandal was the catalyst for a measurable drop in the past couple days, mortgage rates had already moved a bit lower thanks to a slower than expected rise in consumer prices. Read More »

Severe Storms Including Tornadoes Possible Thursday

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He said her sister also had her 2-month-old grandson, Nolan, in the home when the storm hit, and they had nowhere to go but the bathtub. Amazingly, the infant grandson escaped with just a couple of scratches, he said. "He had some bad head trauma going on and I didn't want him to go to sleep", Daily said. Barron County Sheriff Chris Fitzgerald says the park is destroyed following a tornado that touched down in Barron County . Read More »

US oil output back near records, challenging OPEC

The agreement between the two suggests that a nine-month extension of the cuts is as good as a done deal when OPEC meets in Vienna on May 25. Brent for July settlement added 5 cents to $50.89/bbl on the London-based ICE Futures Europe exchange. Read More »

Trump to embark on first overseas trip

The trip also risks being overshadowed by the spectre of possible impeachment that is stalking the president at home. Many presidents have tried to use statesmanship overseas to distract from problems at home, but the Trump brand of diplomacy has some analysts anxious that the nine-day tour of allies in the Mideast and Europe might only make his troubles worse. Read More »

Muslim women can opt out of triple talaq, AIMPLB tells SC

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Supreme Court has reserved its verdict. Earlier in the morning, the bench asked the All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) if it was possible to give the woman the option, before she gives her consent to nikaah , that the marriage she was entering into would not be dissolved through instant triple talaq and whether their advisory would be followed by the qazis at the ground. Read More »

Autodesk Inc (NASDAQ:ADSK): Institutional Investors Are Worried

The ratio is more positive, as 190 investment managers increased and opened new holdings, while 214 cut down and sold their stock positions in Autodesk Inc . If you are reading this news story on another site, it was illegally copied and reposted in violation of United States and worldwide copyright and trademark laws. Read More »

Macron calls for 'historic reconstruction' of Europe

Speaking to BBC Radio 4's Today programme, Dr Ammon said: "We are happy to have a new star born in Europe, and that is Emmanuel Macron". "There will be more convergence, firstly between France and Germany, and we think France and Germany should play the role of the engine". Read More »

Campbell Soup's profit drops 4.8 pct

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Deere & Company (NYSE:DE) reported a bigger-than-expected quarterly profit, as sales rose for the first time in more than three years on improving demand for its farm. Central National Bank & Trust & accumulated 0.06% or 3,788 shares. Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) has risen 6.00% since April 17, 2017 and is uptrending. Read More »

No political questions please, says Rajinikanth

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Jayalalithaa in December 2016 and the realisation that former chief minister M. Karunanidhi will turn 93 in a few weeks, the state's political arena has been rife with expectations of an overhaul. The actor's roots are often a focal point of discussion in various circles and they come to the fore when the Cauvery dispute between Karnataka and Tamil Nadu peaks. Read More »

What the Laptop Ban Expansion Means

A European Commission spokesperson says US and European officials are not expected to make a decision Wednesday when they meet to discuss plans to broaden a USA ban on in-flight laptops and tablets to include planes from Europe. An EU source described the meeting as vitally important. Pace University management professor Andrew Coggins Jr. pointed out that putting laptops in checked bags "exposes them to theft and damage", and inconveniences business travelers who may also use their ... Read More »

Would the House really need to vote again on health care?

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They played a role in last week's Senate defeat of an income tax bill that would have generated more than $1 billion a year in additional revenue. Lawmakers usually suspend rules that require waiting periods before holding floor votes or waiting periods for moving bills between the House and the Senate. Read More »

Len McCluskey wrong to say Labour can not win election - Kezia Dugdale

The 128-page document dedicates just one page to the Private Rented Sector, alongside pages for home ownership and council and social tenants. Critics say the move leftwards stirs memories of the party's 1983 manifesto, described then by a Labour lawmaker as "the longest suicide note in history" for helping the Conservatives, and some have questioned how the party can fund its program. Read More »

Oil producers' talk of longer cuts spurs optimism

Opec, Russia and other producers originally agreed to cut output by 1.8-million barrels per day in the first half of 2017, with a possible six-month extension. Goldman's Jeff Currie says talk that OPEC could start defending its market share again to squeeze US producers is the wrong way to look at the situation: "Shale and OPEC are taking on the worldwide oil [producers] that are sitting at the top [of the cost curve]". Read More »

Cyber security companies boosted by hack concerns

The U.K. government's cyber office put it succinctly: "T$3 he way these attacks work means that compromises of machines and networks that have already occurred may not yet have been detected, and that existing infections from the malware can spread within networks". Read More »

Mercedes home storage batteries coming to the US

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Mercedes-Benz pitches its electric products as a complete electrified home solution, and solar plays a crucial role in that vision. This will also be Mercedes-Benz Energy's first collaboration with a U.S. It has teamed up with Utah-based Vivint Solar for this goal. Established in 2016, Mercedes-Benz Energy is a fully owned subsidiary of Daimler AG . Read More »

Trump Sanctions Iran over Missiles, Continues Sanctions Relief over Nukes

Nevertheless, his statement added, the Treasury Department will apply new targeted sanctions on individuals and firms helping Iran's banned ballistic missile program. The most recent waiver, issued by former Secretary of State John Kerry in December, was set to expire this week. Also designated for sanctions was Chinese national Ruan Runling, who the Office of Foreign Assets Control said has "provided, or attempted to provide, financial, material, technological, or other support for, or ... Read More »

Severe weather outbreak predicted in Oklahoma, Kansas

The Twin Cities station of the National Weather Service tweeted a photo of large hailstones that fell in the town of Barron, with the largest 3 inches in diameter. The storm struck about 7:15 p.m. a subdivision south of Elk City, Oklahoma, almost 110 miles west of Oklahoma City. He says some homes and outbuildings have been damaged severely and utility poles and lines are down. Read More »

Republicans starting to turn as committee asks to see Comey documents

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It's been less than two weeks since the president held a victory party on the White House lawn, surrounded by jubilant Republicans, as they celebrated the partial passage of a health-reform bill. "I'm convinced that the president did nothing that he thought was outside the best interest of the country", said Rep. Trent Franks, R-Ariz. Rep. Read More »

Portugal jubilant after singer's Eurovision victory

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Bulgaria's Kristian Kostov came second with 615 points and Moldova's SunStroke Project placed third, 374 points. "I hope to keep making music that means something and remain happy, playing it. This year, Ukraine has used the contest to take tentative steps to soften the climate of homophobia prevalent in the ex-Soviet Union. It's the first time Portugal have won the contest in 53 years of trying. Read More »

UK workers suffer first pay squeeze since 2014

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It said the jobless rate dropped to 4.6 percent in line with the calculation criteria set by the International Labor Organization (ILO), marking the lowest level in nearly 42 years. In a summary of business conditions for May, the Bank said consumer goods price inflation "had picked up markedly". "An astonishing rise in United Kingdom employment isn't enough to mask the fall in real wages", said ING bank economist James Smith. Read More »

Old Navy helps Gap sail through retail gloom

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The stock has an average rating of Hold and a consensus target price of $25.74. Gap Inc (NYSE:GPS) has risen 6.00% since April 18, 2017 and is uptrending. For The Gap, Inc . For the current quarter the stock has a lowest EPS estimates of $0.21 and high estimate of $0.31, whereas the company reported $0.32 EPS during same quarter a year ago. Read More »

Big banks fume over hefty new Australia levy

While the government has a keen eye on the electorate, with the popularity of Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull waning, it is also wary of a possible cut to its coveted AAA credit rating. From July 1 first home buyers will be able to save for a deposit by salary sacrificing into their superannuation account over and above their compulsory superannuation contribution. Read More »

Chico's FAS Inc. (CHS) dipped -5.34% in the last trading session

Sell-side analysts also have something to say about this company. Analysts are also projecting an Average Revenue Estimate for Chico's FAS Inc.as $14000 in the Current Quarter. The stock was sold at an average price of $14.30, for a total value of $732,660.50. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here. Developed by hedge fund manager Joel Greenblatt, the intention of the formula is to spot high quality companies that are trading at an attractive price. Read More »

Intelligence Trump leaked to Russians came from Israel

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But the information Trump relayed to the Russian diplomats was reportedly "code-word" information - one of the highest classification levels used by the United States intelligence community - and came from a close "Middle Eastern ally", according to The Washington Post and The New York Times . Read More »

Trusts told to remain vigilant with updated cyber-attack guidance

Microsoft Corp President Brad Smith sharply criticised the U.S. government on Sunday for "stockpiling" software flaws that it often can not protect, citing recent leaks of both NSA and Central Intelligence Agency hacking tools. As per the reports, the National Health Service or NHS in England and Scotland appears to have been among the worst hit. It has crippled Britain's health system - with stroke victims unable to undergo urgent surgery because their scans could not be accessed - and ... Read More »

Merkel's conservatives win North Rhine-Westphalia vote

In an echo of Merkel's second-term coalition at the national level, the CDU can now form a state government with the pro-market Free Democrats, who surged 4 points to 12.6 percent. After casting his vote in his hometown of Wuerselen, Mr Schulz acknowledged yesterday that the race would be close, with 30 per cent of voters deciding their pick at the last minute. Read More »

'Deadliest Catch' captain Sig Hansen arrested after incident with Uber driver

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The group asked to pay cash. This reportedly angered Hansen who apparently spat on the driver's head and back of his seat before getting out of the auto to kick it. It didn't take long for the driver to call the cops on Hansen. However, he later told officers that his son-in-law offered the driver $100 for the ride, and that he thought the driver was stupid for not accepting it. Read More »

Global Emergency Splint Market 2017 Size, Research Trends, Sale Price Analysis

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Major TOC highlights of Aviation Fuel Market: Industry Chain Information of Aviation Fuel Industry, Shipment, ASP, Gross and Revenue Analysis of Aviation Fuel Market , Application Market Analysis of Aviation Fuel Market , Main Regions Analysis of Aviation Fuel Industry, Shipment, ASP, Gross and Revenue Analysis of Aviation Fuel Market by Manufacturers. Read More »