by | June 08, 2017 | 19:55

Japan's Nikkei 225 Index was down 0.19 percent and Hong Kong's Hang Seng Index struggled to go 0.04 percent higher, while Chinese markets were the clear winners of the day. Oil prices slid more than 3.5 percent on Wednesday after the USA government reported an unexpected increase in inventories of crude and gasoline. And across the pond, James Comey was set to testify in front of the Senate Intelligence Committee on Thursday, over whether President Donald Trump attempted to ...

by | June 08, 2017 | 20:54

Also on Saturday, England tackle Argentina in the first game of a two Test series, with three Saracens players pushing for selection. The Lions are nursing a "couple of knocks" from their defeat to the Blues on Wednesday with Dan Biggar going through the return-to-play protocols after a head knock and Ross Moriarty still recovering from a back spasm.

by | June 08, 2017 | 20:56

US crude futures fell $2.47, or 5.1%, to $45.72 a barrel. Sentiment deteriorated further last week after data from oil-field services company Baker Hughes Inc. Some analysts saw a risk that rivalries between OPEC members could weaken the production cut agreement. Furthermore, some remained concerned about Saudi Arabia and other nations from the region cutting ties with OPEC-member Qatar .

by | June 08, 2017 | 21:25

Dow Chem Co now has $78.41 billion valuation. The stock rose 0.16% or $0.1 reaching $64.08. About shares traded. BorgWarner Inc. Dow Chemical Co (NYSE:DOW) has risen 20.72% since June 8, 2016 and is uptrending. Corda Investment Mgmt Ltd Liability Corp, a Texas-based fund reported 46,596 shares. 287,378 are owned by Cornerstone Mngmt Holdings Ltd Limited Liability Company.

by | June 08, 2017 | 20:04

This change led market cap to move at $3.00M, putting the price -88.44% below the 52-week high and 113.82% above the 52-week low. The Beta factor for the stock is listed at 1.13. (NASDAQ:ADP) for the trailing twelve months paying dividend with the payout ratio of 42.24% to its shareholders. Its most recent closing price has a distance of 2.60% from SMA20 and is 20.44% above than SMA200.

by | June 08, 2017 | 19:34

The Nasdaq Composite Index was up 0.2%, or 12.5 points, to 6,309, eking out an intraday record on the strength of Facebook Inc. Markets and investors are focused on former FBI Director James Comey's first public testimony to the Senate Intelligence Committee later on Thursday and its possible repercussions for the Trump administration.

by | June 08, 2017 | 19:39

The stock ended last trade at $62.30 a share and the price is up more than -8.81% so far this year. About 219,818 shares traded. North America is defined as the United States and Canada. Its up 0.14, from 0.78 in 2016Q3. It increased, as 56 investors sold Valero Energy Corporation shares while 309 reduced holdings. 120 funds opened positions while 268 raised stakes.

by | June 08, 2017 | 20:15

Trump´s Tuesday tweet - in which he said "all reference was pointing to Qatar" as a financer of extremism - was especially surprising given Qatar´s role as host of the largest U.S. United Arab Emirates Minister of State for Foreign Affairs said: "We want to make clear that various countries - Saudi Arabia, UAE, Bahrain , Egypt and others - are fed up with Qatar's duplicity, which has been undermining the region".

by | June 08, 2017 | 20:46

Mujeres en Lucha launched a viral petition campaign titled #MadridSinManspreading (#MadridWithoutManspreading), which was sent to Madrid's mayor, Manuela Carmena, as well as Madrid's regional president, Cristina Cifuentes. Jesus Herraiz from Madrid said on Twitter. Madrid follows in the footsteps of many other cities. Madrid's regional transport chief, Ángel Garrido of the conservative Popular Party, said there was no need to ban "manspreading" as "current rules state that it is one ...

by | June 08, 2017 | 19:44

This increase is typical for the uptrend and shows the considerable optimism among investors. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 15th. Moreover, Atria Invests Limited Co has 0.38% invested in Verizon Communications Inc. Hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the stock.

by | June 08, 2017 | 20:45

Investors may also be paying close concentration to some simple moving average indicators on shares of KeyCorp (KEY ). Baillie Gifford Communications holds 460,463 shares. Since December 14, 2016, it had 0 insider buys, and 34 sales for $70.96 million activity. The insider LEIDEN JEFFREY M sold 147,101 shares worth $19.05M.

by | June 08, 2017 | 18:54

Recently analysts working for various investment brokerages have changed their ratings and price targets on shares of Range Resources Corporation (NYSE:RRC). Vanguard Group Inc. increased its stake in shares of Range Resources 3.2% in the first quarter. A stock rating will generally tell the investor how well a stock's market value relates to what analysts believe is a fair value for the stock, based on an objective evaluation of the company.

by | June 08, 2017 | 18:40

Several other countries like Maldives and Libya also plan to cut transport links with the Gulf nation, spiralling the incident into the worst diplomatic crisis in the Middle-East in decades. Qatar is home to the largest US airbase in the Mideast. Macron spoke separately with Qatari ruler Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani, Saudi King Salman and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and "invited all parties to pursue dialogue", Macron's office said.

by | June 08, 2017 | 19:58

CGTN's Nathan King goes into the details. While many bars across the United States are opening their doors as early as 9am EST to host viewing parties complete with food and drinks, some bars in Washington DC are offering to buy patrons a round of drinks every time Trump tweets about Comey during his testimony.

by | June 08, 2017 | 19:11

The sanctions are meant to say to Qatar that it has chosen a route "that supports extremism, supports terrorism,"' Gargash said . Trump also seemed to say on Twitter that the action by Saudi Arabia and other Gulf countries were over terrorism links.

by | June 08, 2017 | 20:03

Highland Capital Management Lp who had been investing in Astrazeneca Plc (Call) for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $88.68B market cap company. As per Friday, May 12, the company rating was upgraded by Credit Suisse. The rating was maintained by Numis Securities on Wednesday, February 22 with "Sell".

by | June 08, 2017 | 19:09

North Korea has vowed to combat deforestation but is viewed as increasingly vulnerable to climate change , given the country's frequent food shortages. We only hear the hysteria from the media of our doomed planet . With Trump's withdrawal, the US joins Syria and Nicaragua as countries in the United Nations climate group not on board with the Paris climate accord.

by | June 08, 2017 | 18:58

British Columbia Investment Management Corporation stated it has 76,282 shares or 0.03% of all its holdings. Ardevora Asset Management Llp reported 344,700 shares. About 1.08M shares traded. It has underperformed by 6.84% the S&P500.The move comes after 7 months negative chart setup for the $6.58 billion company.

by | June 08, 2017 | 19:06

It kept its easy money policy unchanged as widely expected, however, including its 2.3 trillion euro ($2.59 trillion) bond-buying programme and sub-zero interest rates , despite resistance from cash-rich Germany. The race looks to be tighter than expected as the Conservatives' lead over Labour narrowed sharply in recent weeks. "While we believe that any outcome but a Tory majority would weaken the pound initially, it might in fact be the other way around over the longer term".

by | June 08, 2017 | 19:34

The overall volume in the last trading session was 14.87 Million shares. The stock traded at a volume of 14.87 million shares. Clal Insurance Enterprises Holdings Ltd decreased Verint Sys Inc Com (VRNT) stake by 5.03% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing.

by | June 08, 2017 | 18:58

Strict rules dictate what can and cannot be reported in relation to the election until polls close on Thursday, however numerous papers issued a last-ditch bid to win over voters. But it soon became clear that Corbyn's anti-austerity message was resonating with many voters, especially the young. More than 40 men and women of Pakistani origin are taking part in the elections.

by | June 08, 2017 | 19:09

According to Forbes' calculations, which are based on equity plus net debt, revenues and operating income for the 2015-16 season, United generated some $765 million (£592m) which saw the Old Trafford club return to top spot for the first time in five years.

by | June 08, 2017 | 18:37

The Dakota Access pipeline cost almost $3.8 billion. The commission maintains the company diverted construction of the pipeline around artifacts last October without first running the plan by the commission, as required. It's expected to move 470,000 barrels of crude oil per day. It was the subject of months of protests a year ago, which grew to thousands of people in size and, at times, drew clashes with police.

by | June 08, 2017 | 18:21

Glg Partners Limited Partnership holds 0.05% or 5,842 shares in its portfolio. Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund invested in 0.01% or 24,357 shares. As per Thursday, February 11, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets. ATR value of company was 10.03. On Friday, August 28 the stock rating was downgraded by Vetr to "Strong-Buy".

by | June 08, 2017 | 18:21

Also, according to the post, interested ones can watch the launch event online, steamed directly from the company's website on June 20 itself. The firm has also previously spoke out about the OnePlus 5's DxOMark-certified camera, claiming the smartphone will "be capable of capturing some of the clearest photos around".

by | June 08, 2017 | 19:07

Jubeir declined to confirm a list of 10 demands published by Al Jazeera , which included shutting down the Doha-based news channel, but added that Qatar knew what it needed to do to restore normal relations. Soccer's governing body Federation Internationale de Football Association said it remained in regular contact with Qatar , which will host the 2022 World Cup.

by | June 08, 2017 | 17:55

Last month, daily revision of fuel prices was implemented in Puducherry and Vizag in southern India, Udaipur in the West, Jamshedpur in the East and Chandigarh in the North. Currently, except for the five cities that were part of the pilot project, for the rest of the country, companies revise petrol and diesel prices every fortnight.

by | June 08, 2017 | 18:14

It said a "sheer lack of supply continues to support prices for the time being". Agreed sales in the capital continued to decline for the third consecutive month with 23 per cent more respondents seeing a fall. The outlook is gloomy for the coming months, but over the next twelve months property surveyors were slightly more optimistic with 26% more anticipating an increase in activity than those predicting a decrease.

by | June 08, 2017 | 17:50

It warned it could further lower Qatar's rating "if additional or more severe restrictions from either Saudi Arabia and the group of states, or from additional trade partners, are announced". Meanwhile Kuwait's ruler Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah continued a regional effort to mediate the crisis, shuttling from the UAE en route to Qatar on Wednesday evening, a Kuwaiti diplomat told Reuters .

by | June 08, 2017 | 16:50

In theory at least, there's no longer any room for the respondent to change their mind. Who can vote in a general election? . However, two terrorist attacks in Manchester and London that left 30 people dead in the weeks leading up to the vote shifting the emphasis to security, with police cuts during May's six years as home secretary seeming to erode her lead in the polls.

by | June 08, 2017 | 17:00

The Saudi ports authority says Qatari-flagged shipping vessels are barred from docking. The United States is unlikely to play a central role in mediating the diplomatic crisis between Qatar and other Arab nations. According to Jordan's government spokesman Mohammed al-Momani, the Jordanian government has also revoked the license of Al Jazeera , preventing the network from operating in Jordan.

by | June 08, 2017 | 17:52

GBP/USD is trading 1.2905 as of writing. " YouGov showed a Tory lead of just four points as opposed to ICM which indicated an eleven-point lead". Mr Comey accused Mr Trump on Wednesday of trying to get him to water down the Federal Bureau of Investigation probe into Russia's alleged interference in the 2016 USA presidential election, according to testimony posted on the Senate Intelligence Committee's website.

by | June 08, 2017 | 16:13

Qatar's position within the coalition of Gulf Arab nations has been different from other members. The United Arab Emirates' Justice Ministry is warning social media users that they can face prison time and fines for offering sympathy for Qatar amid a growing diplomatic crisis in the Middle East.

by | June 08, 2017 | 17:28

The underlying Eurozone data has remained firm with the May composite PMI index at 6-year highs. Year-on-year growth rose to 1.9 per cent from an initial estimate of 1.7 per cent. However, its thought recent growth could prompt the European Central Bank to remove a reference to "downside risks" in its opening statement. All told, eurozone growth during the first quarter was double that of the USA, a welcome development for the central bankers at the ECB ahead of their latest policy ...

by | June 08, 2017 | 16:15

Qatar vehemently denies the accustations. After a group of Gulf countries led by Saudi Arabia severed diplomatic ties with Qatar Monday, a new report claims Russian hackers may have planted a fake news story suggesting the country's leader supported Iran - directly contributing to the escalating crisis in the region.