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Jun 22 2017

US Grows 'Mystified' Regarding Saudi, UAE Actions Toward Qatar

Saudi Arabia accused Qatar of providing support both to ultraconservative Sunni Muslim groups and to militant Shiite Muslim organizations with ties to Iran, something Qa...

Jun 22 2017

Are Analysts Bearish Iomart Group Plc (LON:IOM) After Last Week?

On Monday, March 27 the stock rating was maintained by FinnCap with "Corporate". The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 17th. The stock of Drax Group P...

Jun 22 2017

Crude prices sag amid doubts over OPEC's influence

Gasoline stocks rose by 2.1 million barrels, compared with analysts' expectations for a 457,000-barrel drop. The IEA expects USA crude production to grow by 780,000...

Jun 22 2017

Queen Elizabeth outlines government agenda in scaled-down speech

Trump had to face the backlash against his visit after he criticized London Mayor Sadiq Khan in his two tweets. "A bill will be introduced to repeal the European Comm...

Jun 22 2017

What the Amazon-Whole Foods Deal Means for Your Grocery Bill

Whatever happens this much is sure: Buckle your seat belts because it's going to be a wild ride in retail at the grocery store! Using machine learning and AI technology, ...

Jun 22 2017

Nabors Industries Ltd. (NBR) Trades at 52-Week High

The stock of Nabors Industries Ltd. (NYSE: NBR ) has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, January 18 by Suntrust Robinson. Previously Nabors Industries (NYSE: NBR ) reporte...

Jun 22 2017

G7 meeting on environment confirms split on climate between USA, allies

In a footnote, the United States said it was showing its commitment to a reduced C02 footprint by achieving pre-1994 levels of the gas. The Group of Seven countries c...

Jun 22 2017

Mourinho denies tax fraud claims

Ronaldo is accused of using a business structure created in 2010 to allegedly hide his image rights income between 2011 and 2014. Mourinho is yet to release a stateme...

Jun 22 2017

Car Bomb in Afghanistan Targets Security Forces

The blast took place at about 12 noon local time after a auto bomb exploded, killing 24 people and wounding over 50 others, Tolo News quoted a spokesman for the provincia...

Jun 22 2017

U.S. questions Saudi concern for Qatar's alleged support for terrorism

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's spokeswoman signaled his patience is wearing thin as a dispute between a Saudi Arabia-led coalition and Qatar drags into a third week, ...

Jun 22 2017

Oil prices climb off 10-month lows as US stockpiles drop

Compliance with an agreement by OPEC and other producers to cut output by 1.8 million bbl/d from January reached its highest in May since the curbs were agreed past year....

Jun 22 2017

Oil dips on glut concerns, but Mideast tension, falling U.S. stocks support

The 1.8 million barrel a day reduction was enacted to drive the price of oil up and make the industry more profitable to OPEC producers. "Instead the focus has been...

Jun 22 2017

Hospital: Scalise condition upgraded to 'fair'

He has undergone several surgeries and received multiple blood transfusions. "The U.S. Capitol Police and Alexandria Police Department internal investigations are ongoing...

Jun 22 2017

Whole Foods Market, Inc. (WFM) Lowered to "Hold" at SunTrust Banks, Inc

Zacks Investment Research's EPS averages are an average based on a survey of sell-side analysts that that provide coverage for Whole Foods Market. Whole Foods Market...

Jun 22 2017

Brokerages Anticipate Patterson-UTI Energy, Inc. (PTEN) to Announce

The stock touched 52-week High of $29.76 on 02/14/17 and 52-week Low of $17.61 on 07/29/16. The stock shows a Short Ratio of 4.99 with the total number of Shares Short ...

Jun 22 2017

Qatar says Algeria's position over Gulf diplomatic crisis "honorable"

Following the radical decision by Saudi Arabia and other Gulf states to cut ties with Qatar , the US government initially appeared supportive. According to Bloomb...

Jun 22 2017

After The Amazon Deal: What Will Shopping At Whole Foods Feel Like?

Amazon would be dealing with perishable food, non-perishables, and consumer products. The Journal said buying Whole Foods allows Amazon to quickly grab a bigger po...

Jun 22 2017

Connecticut Sen. Blumenthal to hold emergency health care hearing

Senate Republicans steered toward a potential showdown vote on their long-awaited health care bill next week, despite indications that they've yet to solidify the 50 ...

Jun 22 2017

Sen. Johnson: Without time to review health care bill, 'I won't

The healthcare bill will be released to the Republican Senate Conference in the morning and posted online, and a vote could come as soon as next week. Senate Majority...

Jun 22 2017

Modi thanks those who participated in Yoga Day worldover

The Department of Students Welfare (DSW) of Central University of Kashmir (CUK) in collaboration with the Jammu and Kashmir Government College of Physical Education tod...