• The Senate health-care bill is about cutting Medicaid
The Senate health-care bill is about cutting Medicaid

That's only slightly fewer than a House version that passed last month. The analysis also offers clarity to wavering Senate Republicans on whether to vote for the bill later this week. The CBO in May assessed that 2 million people would lose employer-provided coverage in 2018 under the House legislation. So the revision, which was issued ...

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  • Whitbread plc (WTB) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Panmure Gordon
Whitbread plc (WTB) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Panmure Gordon

The Sage Group plc (LON:SGE)'s stock had its "overweight" rating restated by J P Morgan Chase & Co in a research note issued on Monday, June 5th. Peel Hunt maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Monday, December 7 report. Among 30 analysts covering Citigroup Inc. ( NYSE:COH ), 21 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 11 Hold. Citigroup Inc. had 66 analyst...

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  • More details on the Avis-Waymo partnership
More details on the Avis-Waymo partnership

Also, the number of institutional investors holding Avis Budget Group Inc in their top 10 holdings increased from 3 to 4 for an increase of 1. Shares of Avis Budget jumped more than 9 percent in morning trading. Even with Monday's jolt of positive news , the shares of both car-rental companies are down this year. Sources familiar with th...

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  • Greece 'optimistic' on securing deal
Greece 'optimistic' on securing deal

Before the meeting on Thursdays, the creditors sounded optimistic about reaching a deal, while Greek sources warned that an agreement was hanging in the balance. The protest came ahead of a meeting in Luxembourg later Thursday of the 19 finance ministers from the European countries that use the euro. In an interview with ARD television on T...

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  • Asian markets turn cautious after Fed raises interest rates
Asian markets turn cautious after Fed raises interest rates

The Fed also announced it plans to start gradually paring back its $4.5 trillion in financial securities, most of which it bought after the global financial crisis. Chair Janet Yellen was asked at a news conference whether she anxious that the Fed could rattle markets once it starts shrinking its bond holdings.

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  • Trader Alert: Unusual Volume Spotted in Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (NYSE:VRX)
Trader Alert: Unusual Volume Spotted in Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (NYSE:VRX)

It has underperformed by 65.21% the S&P500. The 52-week range of the share price is from $8.31 - $32.74, while its earnings per share (EPS) was $-4.04. Connor Clark Lunn Inv Management Ltd accumulated 332,426 shares. By having an overview of the Income statement for Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl (NYSE: VRX ) the Revenue for the trailing twelve mon...

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  • Uber replaces CEO as the fate of the company is in question
Uber replaces CEO as the fate of the company is in question

The results were discussed on during a six-hour meeting on Sunday with the tech giant's board, which unanimously voted to adopt all of Holder's recommendations . Emil Michael, Uber's former SVP of business and the man who once suggested Uber could and should perform opposition research on journalists , also stepped down from his position yest...

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  • Central bankers speak; Brazil's crisis; Futures down
Central bankers speak; Brazil's crisis; Futures down

Shares of utility companies and other dividend-paying stocks led the S&P 500 higher following tepid USA economic data. European Central Bank President Mario Draghi defended the impact of the bank's stimulus policies on Europe's youth, arguing that keeping interest rates low had helped create jobs and reduce inequality.

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  • Supreme Court ruling explained: who can get around the US travel ban?
Supreme Court ruling explained: who can get around the US travel ban?

Indeed, it's hard to square the ostensible security rationale for the ban with the facts. "If any Washingtonian, employer or university in the state thinks they have a relationship to someone who is being denied access to this country, please notify my office".

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  • Pilot asks passengers to pray when plane violently shakes midair
Pilot asks passengers to pray when plane violently shakes midair

The incident is under investigation, and we are in contact with the airline and engine manufacturer in order to help determine what occurred during the flight. "It was literally like you were sitting on top of a washing machine", he told ABC radio. And also please, listen to everything. The bureau told the paper that the flight crew had detected ...

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  • Kiev car bomb kills colonel in Ukrainian military intelligence
Kiev car bomb kills colonel in Ukrainian military intelligence

Moller-Maersk said it had suffered a computer system outage. The CEO of TV and radio company Lux has said that Channel 24 has been hit by the attack, with part of its computer equipment affected. French construction materials company Saint Gobain said it had been a victim of a cyber attack, and it had isolated its computer systems to protect data...

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  • Draghi: ECB will be cautious in adjusting stimulus effort
Draghi: ECB will be cautious in adjusting stimulus effort

The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 25.3 points, or 0.12 percent, to 21,434.85, the S&P 500 gained 0.65 points, or 0.03 percent, to 2,439.72 and the Nasdaq Composite dropped 19.60 points, or 0.31 percent, to 6,227.55. Draghi's remarks in a town-hall session with university students in Lisbon included saying that super low rates create jobs, fo...

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  • What Are Analysts Opinions On NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA)
What Are Analysts Opinions On NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA)

Fairfield Bush And Communications accumulated 3,500 shares. Gp Strategies Corp now has $439.99 million valuation. The quarterly performance is giving indications that stock is trading with a tendency toward upward trend. Among 3 analysts covering Argan ( NYSE:AGX ), 1 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 1 Hold. Argus Research has "Buy" rating and $72 targe...

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  • US Supreme Court partially lifts Trump's travel ban
US Supreme Court partially lifts Trump's travel ban

Trump has said that the travel order would go into effect 72 hours after a high court ruling. That means the temporary ban will go into effect Thursday morning. Justice Clarence Thomas, joined by Samuel Alito and Neil Gorsuch, said the government has shown it is likely to succeed on the merits of the case, and that it will suffer irreparable ...

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  • Uber makes it easier to arrange trips for other riders
Uber makes it easier to arrange trips for other riders

And with that comes a new feature from the ride-sharing company - the ability to book rides for someone else, regardless of whether or not they own a smartphone. According to TechCrunch , this update aims to make it easier for drivers to pick up riders by avoiding navigational burdens and hassles, such as one-way streets and other time wasters.

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  • Stock Monitor on Yamana Gold Inc. (NYSE:AUY)
Stock Monitor on Yamana Gold Inc. (NYSE:AUY)

Earnings per share (EPS ) is the portion of a company's profit allocated to each outstanding share of common stock. Yamana Gold Inc . (NYSE: AUY ) (TSE:YRI) was the recipient of some unusual options trading activity on Thursday. The basic materials company reported ($0.01) EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.01 by $0...

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  • Modi invites Trump, his family to India
Modi invites Trump, his family to India

U.S. President Donald Trump should have been r. But Mr. Trump wants more from India , from battling Islamic State to confronting North Korea, and possibly greater involvement in the disputed South China Sea. He said the Indian diaspora are the links and bridge between the people of two countries. Jaishankar said there was a sense that both c...

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  • Nintendo Classic Mini: SNES arrives this September
Nintendo Classic Mini: SNES arrives this September

The blast from the past console is expected to be more widely available this time around and is expected to cost NZD$110. Gamers can also gain access to " Star Fox 2 ", the unreleased sequel to the iconic game , by beating the first level of the original.

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  • Qatar Airways eyes 10% of American Airlines
Qatar Airways eyes 10% of American Airlines

The proposed transaction is subject to antitrust review by the Department of Justice and Qatar has submitted an initial filing for that process, the filing said . government to revisit the Open Skies treaty that has allowed those lines to expand rapidly over the Atlantic. It added that anyone who wanted to buy over 4.75% of the company must gain...

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  • China hits back at US on human trafficking downgrade
China hits back at US on human trafficking downgrade

The officials aren't authorized to discuss the report by name ahead of its public release. The report put South Korea among Tier 1 countries, along with other advanced nations like the U.S., Britain, France and Germany, saying the government fully meets the minimum standards for the elimination of trafficking.

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  • PTLA, MU, BBRY Stocks Upgraded Today --> PTLA, MU, BBRY Stocks Upgraded Today
PTLA, MU, BBRY Stocks Upgraded Today --> PTLA, MU, BBRY Stocks Upgraded Today

PTLA has been the subject of several recent analyst reports. ValuEngine upgraded Portola Pharmaceuticals from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a report on Friday, June 2nd. If you are accessing this piece on another publication, it was copied illegally and reposted in violation of global copyright & trademark legislation.

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  • Cyber attack hits oil giant and banks in Russia and Ukraine
Cyber attack hits oil giant and banks in Russia and Ukraine

An official with the company also told TASS that after the attack Rosneft switched over to a reserve management system. Britain's WPP, the world's biggest advertising agency, also said it had been hit by a cyber attack . The Ukrainian central bank said a number of banks and companies, including the state power distributor, were hit by a cybe...

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  • Expansion Draft and Awards Show in Vegas
Expansion Draft and Awards Show in Vegas

Louis Blues, and New York Rangers forward Oscar Lindberg and Edmonton Oilers defenseman Griffin Reinhart, the fourth overall pick of the 2012 draft. 4 to Colorado) and right wing Owen Tippett (No. 10 to Florida) were the lone exceptions. The 18-year-old Patrick, a Winnipeg, Manitoba, native whose father Steve and uncle James played in the NH...

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  • Decision day on Brendan Dassey's possible release
Decision day on Brendan Dassey's possible release

Brendan Dassey was sentenced to life in prison in 2007 in connection with Teresa Halbach's death. The case against Dassey was based in large part on a purported confession. One of them is Attorney Laura Nirider , who recently said they want to send Avery's nephew to his mother soon. "Dassey, seeking the promised result - freedom, or avoidance...

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  • Utah wildfire grows to largest active fire in US
Utah wildfire grows to largest active fire in US

Seventeen other fires are also being fought across Arizona, California , New Mexico, Nevada and Oregon. The blaze was one of several burning in the U.S. Kathy Bushnell, a spokeswoman for the forest, said that Montana fire season usually does not start until July and August. Adding to the already tough conditions, fire officials said they did not e...

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  • Encana Corp (USA) (ECA) Analysts See $0.05 EPS
Encana Corp (USA) (ECA) Analysts See $0.05 EPS

Finally, BMO Capital Markets reaffirmed an "outperform" rating and issued a C$13.00 target price on shares of Encana Corp in a research note on Wednesday, June 21st. The firm had revenue of $1.30 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $789.49 million. They expect $0.05 earnings per share, down 50.00% or $0.05 from last year's $...

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  • Uber's CEO Travis Kalanick To Take Indefinite Leave
Uber's CEO Travis Kalanick To Take Indefinite Leave

The COO, yet to be hired, would be a partner with Kalanick . A scathing blog post in February by former engineer Susan Fowler , who reported that an unwanted sexual advance by her boss was ignored by company management, triggered a wave of denunciations of the corporate culture at Uber .

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  • Were Analysts Bearish Hertz Global Holdings, Inc (NYSE:HTZ) This Week?
Were Analysts Bearish Hertz Global Holdings, Inc (NYSE:HTZ) This Week?

Price changes in a company's debt in credit markets often anticipate parallel changes in its stock price. Hertz Global Holdings earned a daily sentiment score of -0.35 on Accern's scale. State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System increased its position in Hertz Global Holdings by 3.0% in the fourth quarter. 8 number of analysts ha...

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  • Record numbers of travelers predicted for July 4 weekend
Record numbers of travelers predicted for July 4 weekend

Auto club AAA said that it expects 44.2 million people will travel at least 50 miles from home, a 2.9 percent increase over last year's record for the holiday. Daily vehicle rental fares and airfares are also, on average, down from previous year, with AAA saying the $186 average airfare price being down 10 percent and the $65 average daily auto ren...

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  • Australia thump West Indies in Women's World Cup
Australia thump West Indies in Women's World Cup

In a repeat of the 2013 final, the Windies won the toss and elected to bat, making a solid start as Hayley Matthews (46), Chedean Nation (39), captain Stafanie Taylor (45) and Deandra Dottin (29) nudged their total up to 157-4. The result, more than anything, illustrates perfectly the gulf in class that the more invested nations like Australia an...

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  • Revenue Approximations Analysis: Energy Transfer Equity, LP (ETE), Univar Inc. (UNVR)
Revenue Approximations Analysis: Energy Transfer Equity, LP (ETE), Univar Inc. (UNVR)

At the end of 3/31/2017 reporting period, 244 institutional holders increased their position in Energy Transfer Partners, L.P. (NYSE: ETP ) by some 44,605,608 shares, 242 decreased positions by 40,727,867 and 128 held positions by 642,393,873.

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  • Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) Stake Lowered by Rockefeller Financial Services Inc
Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) Stake Lowered by Rockefeller Financial Services Inc

It has underperformed by 2.87% the S&P500. Vetr upgraded Wal-Mart Stores from a hold rating to a buy rating and set a $79.40 price target on the stock in a research note on Monday, May 15th. It fall, as 97 investors sold WMT shares while 540 reduced holdings. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP raised its stake in Wal-Mart Stores by 35.2% in the fourt...

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  • UK's 'troubled' mosque attack suspect 'cursed Muslims' the day before
UK's 'troubled' mosque attack suspect 'cursed Muslims' the day before

Shocked neighbours said Osborne had recently been kicked out by partner Sarah Andrews and was forced to live in a tent. British leaders, including Prime Minister Theresa May , have moved swiftly to ease concerns in the Muslim community following the attack in London's Finsbury Park neighborhood, which is home to a large Muslim population.

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  • Darden Restaurants, Inc. (DRI) Shares Sold by Investment Centers of America Inc
Darden Restaurants, Inc. (DRI) Shares Sold by Investment Centers of America Inc

A number of other institutional investors also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. HighPoint Advisor Group LLC raised its position in shares of Darden Restaurants by 0.4% in the fourth quarter. Next quarter's EPS is forecasted to be $0.96 and the next full year EPS is projected to be $4.43. The average estimate of 12 analy...

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  • Dutch govt. 'partially liable' for murder of 300 Muslim men in Srebrenica
Dutch govt. 'partially liable' for murder of 300 Muslim men in Srebrenica

The men were among around 8,000 Muslim men and boys killed by Bosnian Serb forces in the massacre, ruled a genocide by the worldwide courts. The enclave was under a military siege from the start of the Bosnian war in 1992 until the massacre, just a few months before the conflict ended through worldwide mediation.

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