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FM to chair GST Council meet in Srinagar on Friday

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On the first day of a two-day meeting of the GST Council, headed by Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, it has been decided that commonly used products like hair oil, soaps and toothpaste will be charged with a single national sales tax or GST of 18 per cent. Read More »

G7 finance chiefs talk cyber security in Bari after attacks

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Populist anger at trade, globalization and manufacturing job losses fueled Trump's ascent to the USA presidency, played a role in Britain's decision to exit the European Union, and propelled an antiglobalism candidate into the French presidential runoff vote earlier this month. Read More »

(NYSE:JPM) and Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM)

Session activity on Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE: XOM ) shares bumps the stock on today's most active list. The Wagner Bowman Management Corp holds 40,676 shares with $3.67M value, down from 45,362 last quarter. Prelude Capital Mngmt holds 0% or 3,300 shares in its portfolio. Vanguard Group owns 385,629 shares or 0% of their USA portfolio. Ortwein Sara N sold $454,384 worth of stock. Read More »

Rhythmone (LON:RTHM) Receives Buy Rating From Numis Securities Analysts

Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, twelve have given a hold rating and six have assigned a buy rating to the company. Therefore 100% are positive. On Monday Investec Capital reiterated its target price on Bank of Georgia (LON:BGEO) shares issuing the company with a "Buy" rating. Therefore 91% are positive. Read More »

Long term Growth Analysis of Spirit Realty Capital, Inc. (NYSE:SRC)

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The stock stands 0.31% above the average-price of 50 days and -1.77% compared with the SMA 20. Here we'll take a quick glance at how the stock price is now trading in relation to some of its simple moving averages . The difference between the expected and actual EPS was $-0.04/share, which represents an Earnings surprise of -57.1%. The relative volume of the stock is 1.75, while its market cap is $3.54 Billion. Read More »

North Korea links nuclear advances to hostile US policy

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North Korea has been under unrelenting pressure to rein in its nuclear programme, with the United States threatening to step up military force, the United Nations raising the possibility of tougher sanctions and even the country's sole ally China expressing growing frustration. Read More »

Deere +9.2% after boosting outlook

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The agricultural equipment manufacturer posted revenue of $8.29 billion in the period. Its adjusted revenue was $7.26 billion, which also topped Street forecasts. Deere's performance also reflects the sound execution of our operating plans, the strength of a broad product portfolio, and the impact of our actions to develop a more agile cost structure. Read More »

Oil gives up earlier gains as rising US output, China concerns weigh

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Crude prices rose on May 10 after Reuters reported Saudi Arabia would cut supplies to the region as OPEC tries to counter rising US output that is threatening to derail its attempts to end a sustained global crude glut. Brent was 70 cents higher at $50.92 a barrel by 0945 GMT. OPEC will meet on May 25 in Vienna to determine whether to extend its production cut deal. Read More »

May is Mental Health Month

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The website FacetheIssue.com offers a solution. Chief Executive Shaun Robinson says, "The Mental Health Foundation would like to thank everyone involved in the music fundraiser "Mind Games", we're always grateful for the support we get". It is a call to educate ourselves and others about habits and behaviors that increase the risk of developing or exacerbating mental illnesses, or could be signs of mental health problems themselves. Read More »

Oil rises 2% after Saudi and Russian Federation back longer supply cut

Yesterday, Reuters reported that Saudi energy minister Khalid al-Falih and his Russian counterpart Alexander Novak said they would do whatever it takes to reduce the inventory overhang. At the end of November, the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries ( OPEC ) agreed to cut output by 1.2 million barrels per day (mb/d) from January 1, initially for a period of six months. Read More »

Fiat Chrysler seeks diesel emission certification from EPA

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The case bears striking similarities to a Volkswagen scandal in which several executives have been investigated or charged, with the German carmaker paying tens of billions of dollars in fines, penalties and settlements . Regulators have said that in normal driving they emitted up to 40 times more smog-causing nitrogen oxide than the legal limit. And the evidence has piled up that those high emissions levels were part of efforts to evade environmental standards. Read More »

Mnuchin Says G-7 Nations More Comfortable With New US Economic Approach

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Finance ministers from the G7 club of rich countries committed to greater coordination in facing the rising threat of global cyberattacks in a joint statement Saturday. He also said the administration had held "preliminary but productive discussions" with the Canadian and Mexican governments on Nafta. Bank of France Governor Francois Villeroy de Galhau said continued uncertainty about USA policy could dampen optimism within the G-7 about the global economy's gradual recovery from the ... Read More »

Data Privacy Role Unclear in Trump's NAFTA Renegotiation Plan

Trump called NAFTA "the worst trade deal in the history of the world" during his presidential campaign, promising to revise it during appearances in parts of the country - like OH - that lost jobs after NAFTA's 1994 implementation. Canada's minister of foreign affairs, Chrystia Freeland, touted the trade agreement's benefits, including 9 million U.S.jobs that rely on trade with Canada. Read More »

Analysts Showing Optimistic Trends For The Coca-Cola Company (KO)

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Barnett & Company Inc. now owns 2,837 shares of the company's stock valued at $120,000 after buying an additional 616 shares in the last quarter. Moving out to look at the previous month performance, the stock is at 0.85%. The Coca-Cola's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is now 93.33%. Atria Investments Llc increased Coca Cola Co (KO) stake by 51.78% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Read More »

Snap reports $2.2bn loss in Q1, slams Facebook

The company, founded in 2011, lost more than $500 million previous year on revenue of about $400 million, it disclosed in regulatory filings . Net loss rose from $104.6 million to $2.2 billion, which is thought to have been because of costs associated with the March IPO. Read More »

Bundesliga signs up first woman referee for next season

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The 38-year-old, a police officer from Hanover, will take charge of games in the German top flight from next season. German Football Federation president Reinhard Grindel added: "I would like to thank the referees' committee for their decision that consistent work and consistently good performance in the field of referees will be rewarded, irrespective of gender". Read More »

Trump denies any collusion between his campaign and Russian Federation

The Wednesday decision to name former FBI Director Robert Mueller , an apolitical outsider, to oversee the case seemed meant to restore public faith in an independent Justice Department following a series of headache-inducing headlines. A former federal prosecutor who served under presidential administrations of both parties and became director days before the attacks, Mueller was so valued that President Barack Obama asked him to stay on two years longer than his 10-year term. Read More »

Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS) Q4 2016 Sentiment Report

Keefe, Bruyette & Woods reiterated a buy rating and issued a $84.00 price target on shares of Discover Financial Services in a research report on Monday, April 10th. On 1/14/2016 Discover Financial Services announced a quarterly dividend of $0.28 with an ex dividend date of 2/2/2016 which will be payable on 2/18/2016. Read More »

Saudi, Russia agree to extend oil production cuts to March 2018

However Gene McGillian , VP of Market Research at Tradition Energy , says with increased production in Libya and Nigeria , as well as the United States, sticking to current cuts might not be enough. Distillate stockpiles, which include diesel and heating oil , fell 1.9 MMbbl, vs. expectations for a 1.1 MMbbl drop, the EIA data showed. "All options are open", one source said. Read More »

Ford job cuts won't affect Louisville plants

Ford said last August that it planned to hire more than 100 engineers, researchers and others in Palo Alto. CEO at Ford Mark Fields said the automaker was continuing its focus on cost and that is not just for how the environment is now, but preparing for a possible downturn in sales. Read More »

Analyst's Indicator Review for Parsley Energy, Inc. (PE), Juniper Networks, Inc. (JNPR)

The equity price is down almost -2.62% from its 52-week high price of $60.69/share but is up about 26.82% from its 52-week low price of $43.28/share. Oppenheimer Holdings Inc. WARNING: This news story was posted by Transcript Daily and is the property of of Transcript Daily. If you are reading this article on another site, it was copied illegally and republished in violation of United States and global copyright & trademark laws. Read More »

OPEC panel looking at deepening, extending oil cuts

Russian Federation and Saudi Arabia said Monday they want to extend oil production cuts through the first quarter of 2018, in a move the two major producers say would support the market price. More possible good news for the oil industry. The price for Brent crude oil is about $2 less per barrel than where it started the year. Record breaking USA inventory figures in the first quarter were also weighing on the oil prices. Read More »

Cinco de Drinko Spurs Anti-DUI Patrols Tonight and Saturday Night

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Thumbs up to celebrating Cinco de Mayo . "So tomorrow night at Bartaco [in Nashville], they allowed us to rent out the patio and we're going to have a Cinco de Mayo-slash-graduation party for my wife, who is getting her doctorate on Saturday", Smith revealed exclusively to Sounds Like Nashville . Read More »

Brazil's Lula faces corruption court

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Lula sits atop recent polls for the 2018 presidential election. Lula, 71, is accused of receiving a seaside apartment as a bribe in a much wider corruption scheme investigated by the so-called "Car Wash" probe upending Brazilian politics. Read More »

United Kingdom unemployment lowest in over 40 years

Capital Economics UK economist Paul Hollingsworth says while modest nominal wage growth may not be enough to keep up with inflation this year, which he expects to peak just over 3 per cent, next year is a different story. The markets are now projecting a higher inflation ahead although analysts and economists commented that the market is now underestimating the already high inflation rate which would go on in the near future. Read More »

Mother of 8-year-old boy who killed himself speaks out

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In the wake of Gabriel's suicide, the school's surveillance video was reviewed by a Cincinnati homicide detective, who emailed the school to advise them that he believed he had witnessed bullying in the video. "On Mother's Day, please remember Cornelia and Gabe and give the people you love an extra hug in Gabe's memory", Branch said. It's unclear in the video if Taye hit his head on the wall or the floor and if that ultimately knocked him out, Leader said, adding that the video shows other ... Read More »

Alibaba quarterly profits almost double to $1.55b

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China's embrace of the smartphone in the past decade - as well as economic activities related to the internet - has turned Alibaba, Tencent Holdings and other Chinese technology companies into some of the largest enterprises in the industry. Read More »

DeVos to reveal school choice plans Monday

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These programs serve nearly two million children, most of whom are from poor families. The documents obtained by the Post - dated May 23, the day the president's budget is expected to be released - outline the rest of the cuts, including a $15 million program that provides child care for low-income parents in college; a $27 million arts education program; two programs targeting Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian students, totaling $65 million; two worldwide education and foreign language ... Read More »

Salesforce posts better-than-expected quarterly revenue (CRM)

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Stock investors purchased 20,233 call options on the stock. The day's total volume of 9231621 this morning is in contrast from the three-month daily average of 4218.18K. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here. Company insiders own 6.70% of the company's stock. A number of hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in CRM . Read More »

Shopper wrestles deer that wandered into Minnesota Walmart

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Koljonen posted the photo of the deer whisperer covering the animal's eyes in an effort to keep it from resisting. Koljonen said the deer apparently wandered in through the Garden Center's motion-sensor doors. Tom Grasswick, ironically from nearby Deer Creek, says he was just trying to save a few bucks when a little buck jumped right into the unsuspecting shopper. Read More »

Burberry Group plc (BRBY) Stock Rating Upgraded by Credit Suisse Group AG

Linear Technology Corp now has $15.59 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.59% or $0.49 during the last trading session, reaching $81.97. Visteon Corp (NYSE:VC) has risen 44.45% since October 4, 2016 and is uptrending. The company's market capitalization is GBX 2.63 billion. The Firm operates in various categories, including spirits and beer. It has a 24.21 P/E ratio. Read More »

You can get a Frozen Dunkin' Coffee for free today

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If you were a fan of the Coffee Coolatta (RIP Coffee Coolatta), Frozen Dunkin' Coffee is basically its doppelgänger will slightly fewer sugar and calories. The official rules can be found at https://dunkinpromotions.com/ . Dunkin' Donuts is embracing the social media aspect of the promotion and is encouraging customers to not only get a free sample, but to share their reviews, comments, and overall experiences at Dunkin' Donuts via social media sites like Facebook , Twitter , Instagram, ... Read More »

3 persons dead, 19 rescued in Lagos collapsed building

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He confirmed that a small church which was close to the collapsed building was not affected, but the building had to be pulled down, to enable the rescue operators to have access to the affected building. It was gathered that rescue work was put on hold till Friday morning. General Manager, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, LASEMA , Adesina Tiamiyu confirmed that three dead bodies had so far been evacuated from the building. Read More »

Dry weather boosts planting, crop emergence

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The spotty showers prevented producers from making significant progress on planting. Planting momentum increased across large parts of the Midwest following improved weather conditions and less torrential rains. So far this year about 32% of the crop has been planted. New-crop wheat futures climbed to 20 cents per bushel following the late season snowstorm. Read More »