• Patterson-UTI Energy Inc
Patterson-UTI Energy Inc

Nikko Asset Management Americas invested 0.03% of its portfolio in Patterson-UTI Energy, Inc. Capstone Asset Management Co. now owns 13,494 shares of the oil and gas company's stock worth $327,000 after buying an additional 920 shares during the last quarter.

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  • Turkey not taking sides in Gulf dispute -media cites Turkish foreign minister
Turkey not taking sides in Gulf dispute -media cites Turkish foreign minister

The deal was completed despite the Gulf country being criticized recently by U.S. President Donald Trump for supporting terrorism. Congress previous year approved the sale of as many as 72 F-15s in an agreement valued at as much as US$21 billion, providing authorisation for the deal that was completed on Wednesday.

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  • Amazon buys USA supermarket chain Whole Foods for $13.4bn
Amazon buys USA supermarket chain Whole Foods for $13.4bn

Kroger, the nation's biggest supermarket chain, had earlier warned Wall Street of disappointing earnings. The Journal estimated that the Amazon announcement had wiped almost $29 billion from the aggregate market cap of rivals in the grocery category.

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  • After weeks of secrecy, Senate to unveil healthcare bill
After weeks of secrecy, Senate to unveil healthcare bill

John Thune, R-S.D., and Majority Whip John Cornyn, R-Texas, speaks following a closed-door strategy session, at the Capitol in Washington , Tuesday, June 20, 2017. The measure would eliminate much of Obama's 2010 law and leave government with a diminished role in providing coverage and helping people afford it. If we were to take them at their w...

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  • GOP rift over Medicaid and opioids imperils Senate health bill
GOP rift over Medicaid and opioids imperils Senate health bill

The GOP plans to roll out its bill Thursday morning in an all-conference meeting. On Wednesday, she said that she doesn't know what will be in the bill and that she needs time to "run the numbers" before supporting any health care bill. Susan Collins has been an outspoken opponent of the AHCA , saying it "really misses the mark". They fear Mc...

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  • Mohanlal posts his Yoga Day pic, urges fans to practice yoga
Mohanlal posts his Yoga Day pic, urges fans to practice yoga

Yoga is an invaluable gift of India's ancient tradition. Union minister Rajiv Pratap Rudy encouraged people in Nagaland to practice yoga in their daily lives. Several central government ministries also hosted events in their office premises for their employees. Undeterred by harsh weather conditions, personnel of the Indo-Tibetan Border in La...

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  • New Analyst Ratings For Shire Plc (LON:SHP)
New Analyst Ratings For Shire Plc (LON:SHP)

Deutsche Bank AG downgraded shares of Ascential PLC to a hold rating and increased their price objective for the company from GBX 330 ($4.20) to GBX 350 ($4.46) in a research report on Thursday, June 15th. Investors sentiment decreased to 1.17 in Q4 2016. Its down 0.05, from 0.85 in 2016Q3. It increased, as 48 investors sold St. James's Place plc s...

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  • Draft is next up during NBA's dizzying days of deals
Draft is next up during NBA's dizzying days of deals

Basically, no one knows which unprotected players from around the league the Golden Knights actually drafted, so there's no way of accurately identifying what might come back to the Flyers in return for the No. Fultz ended his freshman season averaging 23.2 points, 5.8 assists, 5.6 rebounds, 1.5 steals and 1.1 blocks per game. Ainge spent plenty o...

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  • The SSP Group PLC (SSPG) Declares Dividend Increase - GBX 3.20 Per Share
The SSP Group PLC (SSPG) Declares Dividend Increase - GBX 3.20 Per Share

Morgan Stanley boosted their price target on SSP Group PLC from GBX 360 ($4.55) to GBX 450 ($5.69) and gave the stock an "equal weight" rating in a research report on Friday, May 19th. The firm has "Underweight" rating by Atlantic Securities given on Friday, March 11. The firm has "Buy" rating by Panmure Gordon given on Tuesday, January 10.

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  • Too early to tell if Flint airport stabbing is terror, Federal Bureau of Investigation says
Too early to tell if Flint airport stabbing is terror, Federal Bureau of Investigation says

Officials evacuated the airport Wednesday, where a witness said he saw an officer bleeding from his neck and a knife nearby on the ground. The lieutenant, who was stabbed in the neck, was taken to a MI hospital in critical condition but recent reports say he is now out of surgery and stable.

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  • Whole Foods CEO Says Amazon Connection Was 'Love at First Sight'
Whole Foods CEO Says Amazon Connection Was 'Love at First Sight'

Mackey said, "It was truly love at first sight". "This will only help Amazon, whole foods consumers, this is a win-win for everyone", says Lempert. "We just had these big grins on our faces, like, 'These guys are incredible'". "I think it will be great for all parties, for them, for Amazon, for us", says Teneek Stanley, from Baltimore. What exa...

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  • Oil falls again, despite decline in US crude supplies
Oil falls again, despite decline in US crude supplies

He added, "Prices are likely to overshoot on the downside, as traders drive them lower than necessary owing to the lags in the system, which will create conditions for a subsequent rally"; however, he conceded that the rally will be a limited one.

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  • Family declines autopsy for U.S. student released by North Korea
Family declines autopsy for U.S. student released by North Korea

The United States of America can not and should not tolerate the murder of its citizens by hostile powers. Fred Warmbier , father of Otto Warmbier , speaking during a news conference on Thursday at Wyoming High School in Cincinnati.

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  • Man buns and cornrows: Barbie's boyfriend Ken gets a makeover
Man buns and cornrows: Barbie's boyfriend Ken gets a makeover

Barbie executive Lisa McKnight said the company wants to redefine what Barbie and Ken look like to today's kids. She said the variety of Ken dolls would allow girls to "further personalise the role they want him to play in Barbie's world".

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  • Senate GOP health care bill would halt Obamacare penalties, taxes
Senate GOP health care bill would halt Obamacare penalties, taxes

How would the Senate bill affect those provisions, or the many others now in effect under the ACA? It would fund a large tax cut by scaling back health assistance, resulting in 23 million more people uninsured in a decade, with the pain concentrated on poorer and older people.

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  • Trump rolls back parts of what he calls 'terrible' Obama Cuba policy
Trump rolls back parts of what he calls 'terrible' Obama Cuba policy

In Havana, Cuba's government criticised the new restrictions on ties with the United States that were announced by Trump , but reiterated its willingness to hold a "respectful dialogue" with Washington . A mid-June Trump visit has been rumored since Memorial Day, when word of the Cuba policy rewrite began trickling from alarmed backers of form...

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  • Kushner and Trump envoy to meet Netanyahu, Abbas
Kushner and Trump envoy to meet Netanyahu, Abbas

Between 500,000 and 600,000 Israelis live in Jewish-only settlements across occupied East Jerusalem and the West Bank in violation of worldwide law, with recent announcements of settlement expansion provoking condemnation from the global community.

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  • Senate GOP would halt Obamacare penalties, taxes
Senate GOP would halt Obamacare penalties, taxes

Several weeks of negotiations over the bill have been plagued by tensions between moderates and conservatives. Democrats have also lambasted McConnell for writing the sweeping legislation in closed-door meetings. But Senator John Thune, a member of the Republican leadership, said on Tuesday the phase-out in the bill might just be three years. "...

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  • Growth in euro zone revised upwards to highest rate in a year
Growth in euro zone revised upwards to highest rate in a year

An afternoon recap of the day's most important business news, delivered weekdays. BOJ Deputy Governor Kikuo Iwata said earlier Thursday it would be tough for the central bank to release the scenarios on how it would withdraw its stimulus in the future.

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  • US Should Not Brace for China on NKorea — George Mitchell
US Should Not Brace for China on NKorea — George Mitchell

The session came a day after President Donald Trump tweeted Chinese efforts to use its leverage with Pyongyang had failed, raising new doubts about his administration's strategy for countering the threat from North Korea. "We also made a decision to adopt greater coordination to face the global threat imposed by terrorism", Tillerson stated. Follow...

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  • Feedback PLC (FDBK.L) Needle Moving 2.00%
Feedback PLC (FDBK.L) Needle Moving 2.00%

On Wednesday, October 5 the stock rating was maintained by Goldman Sachs with "Buy". On average, equities analysts forecast that Provident Financial Services, Inc will post $1.47 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. First Personal Financial Serv owns 0.02% invested in Provident Financial plc (LON:PFG) for 995 shares. Renaissance Techs Li...

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  • Fed policymakers in tug-of-war on inflation, instability
Fed policymakers in tug-of-war on inflation, instability

Benchmark 10-year notes last fell 8/32 in price to yield 2.1827 percent, from 2.157 percent late on Friday. Analysts surveyed had forecast a 0.5 percent increase. EUR/USD is likely to find support at 1.1084 levels and now trading at 1.1124 levels. Against a basket of six major currencies, the dollar rose to as high as 97.609 at one point on Tuesda...

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  • 5 of the Biggest Challenges GE's Jeff Immelt Faced As CEO
5 of the Biggest Challenges GE's Jeff Immelt Faced As CEO

Stephen Tusa, Jr. The once-mighty conglomerate has been steadily selling off assets in recent years to concentrate more on its industrial roots, but its post-crisis recovery seemed to stall since the end of 2015. Even with the gain, the shares have dropped 8.4 per cent this year, compared with an 8.5 per cent increase for the S&P 500 Index. He jo...

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  • United Services Automobile Association Increases Position in Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (DLR)
United Services Automobile Association Increases Position in Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (DLR)

The stock has "Outperform" rating by FBR Capital on Thursday, April 7. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the company. Guggenheim Cap Lc invested in 0% or 14,009 shares. Art Advsr Limited Co holds 0.01% of its portfolio in Cedar Realty Trust Inc (NYSE:CDR) for 25,200 sh...

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  • Former homeland secretary says FBI delayed notification of cyber hack
Former homeland secretary says FBI delayed notification of cyber hack

Special Counsel Robert Mueller , a former FBI director, met on Wednesday with senior Senate Judiciary Committee members to ensure there was no conflict between his investigation of potential collusion between Russian Federation and the Trump campaign and the panel's probe of what led to Trump firing Federal Bureau of Investigation Director J...

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  • Qep Resources Incorporated (NYSE:QEP)'s Stock Is Sell After More Market Selling
Qep Resources Incorporated (NYSE:QEP)'s Stock Is Sell After More Market Selling

It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Sir Capital Management Lp decreased Qep Res Inc (QEP) stake by 83.58% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. The fund owned 1,141,700 shares of the pipeline company's stock after buying an additional 157,000 shares during the period.

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  • Whole Foods shares keep rising in bidding war speculation
Whole Foods shares keep rising in bidding war speculation

The company recently opened a store on Lakeway Drive in Bellingham. At the meetup in Seattle six weeks ago, the executives spoke with Amazon for 2 1/2 hours, Mackey said. In the US "this adds 440 refrigerated warehouses within 10 miles of probably 80 percent of the population", said Michael Pachter, an analyst for Wedbush Securities.

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  • Iranian official denies Saudi claim it arrested Iranian military forces
Iranian official denies Saudi claim it arrested Iranian military forces

Relations between Saudi Arabia and Iran are tense: the two nations are actively engaged in proxy wars in Yemen and Syria, and they have not had formal diplomatic ties since a year ago, when protesters attacked the Saudi embassy in Tehran .

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  • NZ dollar slips as Fed talks up USA inflation, stoking greenback demand
NZ dollar slips as Fed talks up USA inflation, stoking greenback demand

The ringgit slipped 0.12% against the dollar to 4.281 from 4.276. "I am very confident" that economic expansion "has quite a long ways to go", Dudley said, adding he expected wage growth to rise to about 3 percent over the next year or two.

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  • The Duchess of Cambridge's Royal Ascot outfit looks very familiar
The Duchess of Cambridge's Royal Ascot outfit looks very familiar

Highland Reel had just outfought fellow Galileo progeny Decorated Knight and Ulysses by a length and a quarter in the Prince Of Wales's Stakes at Royal Ascot on Wednesday to hand the Ballydoyle maestro his 300 top-level success. FRANKIE Dettori's loss was John Velazquez's gain when Lady Aurelia streaked clear to win the King's Stand Sta...

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  • Honda halts production at Sayama plant after cyberattacks
Honda halts production at Sayama plant after cyberattacks

The operation was suspended on the 19th of June at a plant in Sayama, which produces models of Accord , Odyssey , and Step Wagon. Normal operations were underway at its Sayama plant by Tuesday, Honda said.®. WannaCry was created to gain purchase on systems by targeting a flaw in Windows server message block - SMB - functionality that Microsoft ...

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  • London Mayor to explore pay-per-mile road pricing
London Mayor to explore pay-per-mile road pricing

Sadiq Khan has set a target for London's entire transport system to be zero emission by 2050. The strategy, which was launched on a day when the Mayor has issued an air pollution warning across the city, promises massive support for low emission vehicles, aiming to make all taxis and private hire vehicles "zero emission capable" by 2033 and buse...

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  • Russia Affirms Solidarity With Cuba, Laments US 'Cold War' Rhetoric
Russia Affirms Solidarity With Cuba, Laments US 'Cold War' Rhetoric

However, Havana "reiterates its willingness to continue the respectful dialogue and cooperation" that have taken place with Washington since 2015 when the drive for restored ties began under then president Barack Obama . cash to the country's military and security services while maintaining diplomatic relations and allowing United States airline...

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  • Vernalis plc (VER) Given Consensus Recommendation of
Vernalis plc (VER) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages

Among 13 analysts covering GlaxoSmithKline ( NYSE:GSK ), 7 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 80% are positive. Rightmove PLC had 132 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was downgraded on Wednesday, August 19 by Vetr. Its down 0.05, from 0.85 in 2016Q3. They now have a GBX 415.00 target price per...

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  • Schlumberger LTD (SLB) Holder Icon Advisers INC Has Trimmed Its Holding
Schlumberger LTD (SLB) Holder Icon Advisers INC Has Trimmed Its Holding

Therefore 81% are positive. The firm has "Buy" rating by SunTrust given on Friday, April 21. The stock has "Equal Weight" rating by Barclays Capital on Monday, January 25. Clal Insurance Enterprises Holdings Ltd who had been investing in Mylan N V Shs Euro for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $20.06 billion market cap company.

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