Finance

Moody's downgrades China credit rating on fears of slowdown

Beijing has cited reducing financial risk as a top priority this year but private sector analysts say it is moving too slowly in clearing away a backlog of non...


Synchrony Financial Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (SYF)

Clearbridge Investments Llc increased Mylan N V (NASDAQ:MYL) stake by 1.25 million shares to 1.26M valued at $48.22 million in 2016Q4. Stockman Asset Management...


Oil ETFs And OPEC Meet Again

World oil prices sank from a five-week high after the Organization of Petroleum Exporting (OPEC) extended plans to limit production without deepening the cuts...


Sears Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:SHLD)

The same analysts are predicting that the company shares will trade to $4.00 within the next 12-18 months. LAMPERT EDWARD S bought 525,936 shares worth $4.17 ...


Attack on Egypt Christians kills 24

Egypt has seen a wave of attacks on its Christians, including twin suicide bombings in April and another attack in December on a Cairo church that left more t...


AGF Investments Inc. Has $3.1 Million Position in Mattel, Inc. (MAT)

With 4.74M shares average volume, it will take short sellers 5 days to cover their MAT's short positions. FineMark National Bank & Trust increased its position ...


Man tried to bite flight attendant, jumped from plane

Then he tried to bite a flight attendant. Tun Lon Sein, 22, was arrested on a charge of interference with flight crew members and attendants. Sein stood up ...


Looking at the Levels for Mesa Laboratories, Inc. (NASDAQ:MLAB)

During the same period previous year, the firm posted ($0.31) earnings per share. The High Revenue estimate is predicted as 6.3 Million, while the Low Revenue...


Iran: New US Sanctions on Missile Work Show 'Ill Will'

On Thursday, Iran blasted the new bans and said it would retaliate by adding nine USA individuals and corporations to its own sanctions list over human rights...


Liberum Capital Reiterates "Hold" Rating for QinetiQ Group plc (QQ)

About 724,421 shares traded or 41.29% up from the average. The Firm operates through four divisions: Industrial, Office, Retail and Residential. Liberum Capital...


Leaders of G7 nations begin summit in Italy

He also says it could be a "thorn in the side" of the US government that the European Union is "probably a stronger and more powerful trade bloc than the Unite...


Ex-CIA chief shines light on nexus of Trump, Russia

The House Intelligence Committee's top Democrat said Wednesday that Flynn has refused a request for documents relating to any contact he had with Russian Fede...


Opec disappoints crude oil market, brings a knife to a gun fight

Cantor Fitzgerald Europe oil and gas research director Sam Wahab said: "Both Brent and WTI traded around one-month highs ahead of the OPEC meeting, but were t...


Opec, Non-Opec Group Agree to Extend Production Cuts Through Q1 2018

Energy ministers from OPEC and other major producers will decide whether to extend production cuts at a meeting in Vienna on Thursday. The Organization of ...


No easy starts for top guns at the French Open

The draw leads Murray towards a possible quarter-final with Kei Nishikori , who ended the Scot's winning run at the US Open past year. "But it doesn't su...


Kazakhstan may revise its obligations under oil cuts deal in November

Saudi Arabia's energy minister, Khalid al-Falih, who co-chaired the meeting with his Russian counterpart Alexander Novak, said: "We considered various scenario...


ONGC reports 6 percent fall in fourth-quarter net profit

Analysts on average had expected a profit of Rs 4,991 crore. Operating profit or earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortisation (Ebitda) fell ma...


Will Valeant Stock Continue To Fall? - Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (NYSE:VRX)

It has underperformed by 65.21% the S&P500.The move comes after 7 months negative chart setup for the $4.42 billion company. Cypress Capital Management Llc in...


OPEC disappointment hits oil, stocks; sterling down on United Kingdom vote jitters

Meanwhile, Hong Kong's Hang Seng index is down 7.28 points or 0.03 percent to 25,623.50. Shares were also higher in Taiwan and Southeast Asia. That time, OP...


Chinese Stocks Drop to Seven-Month Low After Moody's Downgrade

The downgrade is a reflection of Moody's expectation that the country's financial strength will weaken in the next few years, following a continuously rising ec...


Trump's budget calls for deep cuts to social safety net

Democrats have already voiced strong opposition to the plan , and even Republicans are wary of the political dangers in Trump's draconian cuts. California...


Supreme Court rules NC congressional districts gerrymandered

For District 12, that is all we must do, because North Carolina has made no attempt to justify race-based districting there. After a federal circuit court overt...


Traders Buy Barrick Gold Corp (ABX) on Weakness on Disappointing Earnings

A number of equities research analysts recently commented on ABX shares. Barrick Gold Corp . had 53 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRating...


Oil dips despite output curbs as market hopes for more

OPEC's appetite to extend cuts further into 2018 may be reduced if crude stocks remain resilient and market prices subdued, Fitch Ratings says. US West Texas In...


Trump seals $110 billion arms deal with Saudi Arabia with awkward dance

Following Donald Trump's first foreign trip over the weekend, which began in Saudi Arabia , the Gulf state along with the United Arab Emirates are poised to ...


Things About the Sean Hannity Seth Rich 'Conspiracy Theory' Boycott

Police have said his death was the result of a robbery gone wrong. At first Hannity refused to follow suit , telling listeners on his radio show, "Al...


Pakistan presents new $50 billion development-heavy budget

Sources say the total budget outlay would be around Rs 4.8 trillion for the next fiscal year. "For God's sake have mercy, this is everybody's Pakistan ", he ...


North Korea War a 'High Possibility,' South Korea's New President Says

Harris said that the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) is "closer to being able to deliver a nuclear-equipped missile anywhere in the world" and sa...


US Renegotiation Of NAFTA To Include IP Rights, Digital Trade

Negotiation talks won't begin until at least mid-August, after the period of consultation concludes. "The United States seeks to support higher-paying jobs in...


Oil prices down sharply ahead of OPEC announcement

European shares opened higher, but quickly dipped into negative territory. The Standard & Poor's 500 index rose 12 points, or 0.5 percent, to 2,416 as of 2:50...


G7 leaders brace for clash with Trump on trade and climate

Trump's pending review of USA climate policies and decision not to make up his mind before the Taormina summit has braced environmentalists for the possibil...


Republican wins US House race after being charged with assaulting reporter

For some local papers, both men ran flawed campaigns . The Guardian reported claims Gianforte " body slammed " him and broke his glasses at the candida...


Alambic Investment Management L.P. Takes Position in Hormel Foods Corp (HRL)

The performance this quarter is at 0.31% while the weekly performance is at 3.54%. The Rwc Asset Management Llp holds 368,679 shares with $8.63 million value, u...


Another bad budget from Trump targets the poor

So the $2 trillion is a double-counting error. "At least you can not do so in a world of logic", Summers wrote on his blog. "The revenue generated by the ...


Mnuchin Says US Reserves Right To Be Protectionist

During his presidential campaign, Trump repeatedly charged that past administrations had failed to take a tough stand on enforcing trade agreements and this f...