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Growth Analysis of Astrazeneca PLC (NYSE:AZN)

The firm has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, March 16 by HSBC. As per Thursday, October 20, the company rating was upgraded by Societe Generale. The company was...


Trump Arrives in Israel in Search of "the Ultimate Deal"

Perhaps the most anticipated moment of the visit was a speech delivered on Islam Sunday afternoon in Riyadh , the capital of Saudi Arabia and epicenter for s...


MPC Retains Benchmark Lending Rate At 14 Per Cent

The CBN also chose to leave the existing cash reserve ratio for commercial banks at 22.5 percent and the Liquidity Ratio at 30 per cent. "My view is that with...


French woes drag Kingfisher to bottom of FTSE

The DIY retailer - which owns B&Q and Screwfix in the United Kingdom and Brico Depot and Castorama elsewhere in Europe - said total sales in the quarter ended A...


Trump in Bethlehem for meeting with Abbas

Earlier in the trip, he traveled to Saudi Arabia, where he delivered a speech to dozens of leaders from Muslim-majority nations. He met multiple times wit...


Voting starts for next chief of World Health Organization

Ghebreyesus, who had been accused of covering up three cholera epidemics in Ethiopia , previously served as its Minister of Foreign Affairs from 2012 to 2016 a...


Trump proposing massive cuts to food stamps

The average food stamp benefit was $465 a month for a family of four in 2015. "The budget also makes cuts to the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LI...


Trump puts the onus on Muslim world to combat terrorism

Hamed Mousavi, a political science professor at Iran's Tehran University, told CNN that Trump's speech would be met with "deep skepticism in the Muslim worl...


Ethiopia's Tedros becomes first African to head WHO

He said he would work "tirelessly to fulfill WHO's promise of universal health care", among other pledges. "At the same time, WHO has a tremendous opportunity t...


Unity, consensus is solution against terrorism: Iranian President

Trump , wearing a yarmulke, on Monday became the first sitting president to visit the Western Wall. Saudi Arabia doesn't recognize Israel and the two stat...


Eight-year-old girl among first Manchester blast victims to be named

Her headteacher Chris Upton, at Tarleton Community Primary School, paid tribute to a " beautiful little girl ". "SHE WAS SO CUTE ANS LOVLEY I HUGGED HER SO T...


Duct tape used to restrain man on Hawaii flight

Turkey's official Anadolu news agency said Sunday that Uskanli bought an economy ticket and was simply trying to sit in first class. A unusual man left a lapt...


OPEC likely to extend output cuts, but price relief elusive

OPEC is notorious for trying to wrong-foot the market with last-minute announcements in an effort to lift oil prices, so traders are on edge ahead of the tal...


TD Securities Reaffirms Hold Rating for Encana Corp (ECA)

BW Gestao de Investimentos Ltda. increased its position in Encana Corp by 158.3% in the first quarter. Aveo Capital Partners LLC purchased a new position in sha...


French President Macron heads to Berlin for his first official foreign visit

Other member nations may be nervous at Mrs Merkel's agreement to Mr Macron's call for a joint "road map" on the future of the European Union, although reviving ...


Checking the Overall Picture for Discovery Communications, Inc. (DISCK)

TheStreet cut shares of Discovery Communications from a "b-" rating to a "c+" rating in a report on Wednesday. Jefferies Group LLC reissued a "hold" rating and...


Shareholders go to court seeking to oust Akzo chairman

The Akzo Nobel chairman said he's never experienced aggression such as that shown by Elliott and PPG in a career of dealmaking, yet that hadn't influenced his...


Why Ford fired its CEO

Ford said the company will aim to re-energize and modernize its business, including determining what role artificial intelligence, 3-D printing and robotics wi...


Manchester Police Name Bomber, Hunt for Accomplices

At least 22 people were killed and an additional 50 were injured in the attack. Chief Constable Ian Hopkins said the explosion occurred around 10:33 p.m. Wh...


Traders Secrets on 3D Systems Corporation (DDD), Marathon Patent Group, Inc. (MARA)

RSI measures the speed and change of a stock price to warn investors when a stock's momentum has carried it too far. Support is likely to come between $21.77 ...


Mac Miller Rushes to Ariana Grande's Side After Manchester Concert Bombing

XXL reached out to Mac Miller's team for comment regarding the safety of Ariana Grande and his thoughts on the Manchester Concert bombing. Prime Minist...


Russia, Saudi Arabia keen to keeping oil cutbacks

Brent crude futures were at US$51.95 per barrel at 0457 GMT, up 13 cents, or 0.3%, from their last close. Analysts said that the market was supported by an ex...


Iran funds terrorists: Trump calls for its global isolation in Saudi speech

Unlike the US, there was "not one guy with a bad placard" in Saudi Arabia, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross noted. "It is a government that speaks openly of ma...


Southcross Energy Partners, L.P. (NYSE:SXE) Valuation According To Analysts

Citigroup Inc owns 173,557 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. ILLEGAL ACTIVITY NOTICE: This report was first published by Sports Perspectives and is the pro...


Berkshire Hills Bancorp, Inc. (BHLB) Upgraded at FIG Partners

Berkshire Hills Bancorp has an average rating of "Hold" and a consensus target price of $35.80. 11/16/2016-Piper Jaffray Companies was Downgraded by analysts ...


Budget seeks end to subsidized student loans, forgiveness

The new consolidated repayment plan will help undergraduate borrowers pay back their loans more quickly. Overall, President Trump's proposal decreases spe...


Former CIA director says 'Russia brazenly interfered' in election

But I know that there was a sufficient basis of information and intelligence that required further investigation by the bureau to determine whether or not USA p...


Virginia's senators react to proposed budget

The White House proposed changes that would require more childless people receiving help from the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, better known as foo...


After Dangal, now Baahubali 2 to release in China

It would be interesting to see if the movie reaches Rs 1,000 crore mark here. Both Dangal and Baahubali 2 have already crossed Rs 1,500 crore at the box o...


Katy Perry Hugs Fans And Spreads Love In NYC Following Manchester Attack

May, who was scheduled to hold another Cobra meeting after a visit to Manchester , said: " All acts of terrorism are cowardly attacks on innocent people ...


Ex-CIA Chief Concerned Over Trump Campaign Kremlin Contacts

Cummings letter quoted from a Pentagon "Report of Investigation" regarding March 2016 but did not include the document separately. Flynn rejected the subp...


Ford to cut North America, Asia salaried workers by 10%

Ford declined to comment on the matter, but said its goal is to " drive profitable growth ". "Reducing costs and becoming as lean and efficient as possible a...


Trump budget calls for steep cuts to low-income support programs

Asked about the impact on his constituents from reductions in such programs as food stamps, Rogers said, "These cuts that are being proposed are draconian". T...


DHS says 'no specific credible threat' to music venues in US

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) said late Monday there is no credible threat to US music venues following a bombing in Manchester , England. In Sin...


International Monetary Fund could join Greek bailout in three weeks - Eurogroup head

But that was the easy part of their discussions. The group of ministers and representatives from the four lender institutions - the European Commission, the ...