Economy

by | June 09, 2017 | 02:51

Brent crude rose 31 cents to $48.37 per barrel, while the US West Texas Intermediate increased the same to $46.03 per barrel. Should this continue, oil prices could careen to the downside as countries scramble to pump as much as possible before prices fall even further.

by | June 09, 2017 | 01:59

Van Den Berg Management I Inc acquired 251,115 shares as Pioneer Energy Svcs Corp (PES)'s stock declined 51.26%. A number of setbacks have since gradually chipped away at its all-time highs, and persist to the current day. Sr . Amp Capital Ltd reported 141,214 shares. Davis Selected Advisers holds 0.45% or 7.00 million shares in its portfolio. Teachers Insurance Annuity Association Of America accumulated 549,455 shares.

by | June 09, 2017 | 01:15

Qatar has vehemently denied the allegations. Gargash said the four Arab states seek a "political commitment to change course" by Qatar , including ending its support for the Brotherhood and Hamas. Qatar is home to a key US airbase, a centerpiece in the USA -led coalition's fight against the Islamic State. "A toxic conflict between neighbors is that last thing we need", Gabriel warned.

by | June 09, 2017 | 01:22

Adding to concern about supply outstripping demand, Royal Dutch Shell lifted force majeure on exports of Nigeria's Forcados crude yesterday, bringing all the country's oil grades fully online for the first time in 16 months. Resumption of Forcados pipeline operations, which usually boosts Nigeria's exports between 200,000-240,000 barrels per day (bpd), would see the country recording a total of about 1.8 million bpd export as from June 2017.

by | June 09, 2017 | 00:52

House Republicans initially held off on sending their ObamaCare replacement bill to the Senate in case it failed to meet certain budget rules. Louisiana state senators refused to accept a pared-down version of a $28 billion-plus state operating budget that House Republican leaders proposed, as negotiations sputtered over a compromise on next year's spending plan with Thursday's end of the legislative session nearing.

by | June 09, 2017 | 00:20

More than 46 million people are eligible to vote in what is the fourth major United Kingdom poll in three years, following the 2014 Scottish independence referendum, the 2015 general election , and the 2016 Brexit vote (to say nothing of local elections in 2014, 2015 and 2017).

by | June 09, 2017 | 01:45

Euro zone stocks rose as much as 0.6 percent as signs emerged of another bank rescue, this time in Italy, and data showed the bloc growing at its fastest since the ECB started printing money. The news chimed with a leaked draft forecast reported on by Bloomberg ahead of the policy-setting meeting, which said the European Central Bank was preparing to cut its inflation outlook after projecting lower consumer price growth at 1.5% across 2017, 2018 and 2019.

by | June 09, 2017 | 00:31

The stock of NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ: NVDA ) has "Buy" rating given on Tuesday, December 20 by Mizuho. Finally, Citigroup Inc reiterated a "buy" rating and issued a $145.00 target price on shares of NVIDIA in a report on Wednesday, May 10th.

by | June 09, 2017 | 01:33

The France-based Credit Agricole S A has invested 0.04% in Micron Technology, Inc . (NASDAQ:MU). Meiji Yasuda Asset Ltd holds 22,583 shares. Ls Advsrs Limited Liability Corp holds 0.06% or 37,324 shares. Micron Technology Inc . had 120 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Vetr lowered Micron Technology from a "strong-buy" rating to a " buy" rating and set a $28.60 price objective for the company.in a research note on Monday, March 6th.

by | June 09, 2017 | 00:02

The ECB also lowered inflation forecasts for 2018 (1.3%) and 2019 (1.7%) but modestly lifted growth estimates for the next two years. A slightly more dovish tone from ECB President Mario Draghi was, however, anticipated after reports leaked on Wednesday pointed to a possible shift in the bank's assessment of the economic prospects of the region.

by | June 09, 2017 | 00:57

State Street Corp now owns 114,302 shares of the semiconductor company's stock worth $689,000 after buying an additional 2,046 shares during the period. If you are reading this report on another site, it was illegally copied and republished in violation of USA & global copyright legislation. The legal version of this piece of content can be viewed at https://www.chaffeybreeze.com/2017/06/07/private-advisor-group-llc-invests-130000-in-himax-technologies-inc-himx.html.

by | June 09, 2017 | 00:24

Why, oh why is there an election? The lead was the largest held by a government in more than 30 years. This General Election campaign has thrown up its fair share of amusing moments alongside the political debate. The Conservatives were also damaged by a manifesto plan for elderly care that would see some pay more. Most polling stations are in schools, community centres and parish halls, but pubs, a launderette and a school bus have been used in the past.

by | June 09, 2017 | 01:20

About 500,402 shares traded. If Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ:CENX) shares can stay above the price resistance around $14.97 a share, that could help propel Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ:CENX) higher to the next line of resistance at $15.15 a share.

by | June 09, 2017 | 00:56

Per the Columbia law website , he is a former Federal prosecutor, who previous served as a Department of Justice consultant. Ryan Goodman, a New York University law professor, called that statement "the most devastating revelation" in Comey's testimony.

by | June 09, 2017 | 01:49

Several other equities research analysts also recently weighed in on SRC . It turned negative, as 25 investors sold Spirit Realty Capital, Inc (New) shares while 83 reduced holdings. If you are reading this news story on another domain, it was illegally stolen and republished in violation of US & worldwide copyright legislation. Spirit Rlty Cap Inc New now has $3.56 billion valuation.

by | June 09, 2017 | 00:24

A flyover will also take place over the library. A wreath-laying ceremony is planned Monday to honor the 35th USA president at his gravesite at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia. Monday, May 29, 2017 marks the 100-year anniversary of his birth. FILE - In this April 2, 1961 file photo, President John F. Kennedy and first lady Jacqueline Kennedy leave St.

by | June 08, 2017 | 23:59

It was last down 0.11 percent to $1.1260. Utilities also rose with RWE and E.ON adding to their rally in the previous session after a nuclear energy tax which penalised them was scrapped. Forward Guidance. Before Mr. Draghi spoke, the European Central Bank issued a statement in which it said that its key interest rates would "remain at their present levels for an extended period of time", dropping a reference to the possibility that they could be lowered.

by | June 09, 2017 | 00:36

But her government's record on cutting funding for health and education have also featured strongly in the campaign, to the benefit of Labour . Opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn, an anti-war campaigner deemed unelectable by a majority of his own lawmakers, has run an energetic campaign promising change and an end to austerity.

by | June 09, 2017 | 01:11

Mr. Dickerson pressed the ambassador about Mr. Trump's assertion during the campaign that climate change is a " hoax ". We're going to continue encouraging other countries to do what they think is in the best interests of them. cities and the governors of several states in announcing that his city would follow the terms of the Paris treaty. Expressions of shock and regret poured in from around the world, including from Pacific islands - at risk of being swallowed by rising seas - which ...

by | June 09, 2017 | 01:21

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May leaves with her husband Philip after voting in the general election at polling station in Maidenhead, England, Thursday, June 8, 2017. Be proactive - Use the "Flag as Inappropriate" link at the upper right corner of each comment to let us know of abusive posts. Her subsequent reversal on the policy undermined her boast that she would provide "strong and stable" leadership, as did her refusal to take part in a TV debate with other party leaders.

by | June 09, 2017 | 00:51

The virtual assistant Siri will sound more humanlike in iOS 11, and users can switch to a male voice if they prefer. The new operating system iOS11, set to be rolled out later this year will effectively make the device obsolete in terms of Apple's ecosystem.

by | June 08, 2017 | 23:51

The company has a consensus rating of "Hold" and a consensus price target of $92.90. Mechanics State Bank Tru Department reported 0.96% in Procter & Gamble Co (NYSE:PG). portfolio. Wellcome Trust (The) As Trustee Of The Wellcome Trust holds 4.2% or 2.50M shares in its portfolio. Fin Mngmt Inc has 131 shares. Central Fincl Bank & owns 15,842 shares.

by | June 09, 2017 | 01:33

In other words, before the hearing even begins, and senators help explore Comey's account in more detail, the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director has documented specific instances about the president of the United States lying to the public about his alleged misconduct.

by | June 09, 2017 | 00:55

Cheniere Energy Inc had 13 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. It is down 46.20% since June 8, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 19.25% the S&P500. Lone Pine Cap Ltd Liability Corporation invested 1.12% of its portfolio in Cheniere Energy, Inc . Moreover, Spot Trading Limited Liability Company has 0.08% invested in Cheniere Energy, Inc .

by | June 09, 2017 | 00:03

The firm has "Outperform" rating given on Thursday, July 30 by Credit Suisse. The company was maintained on Wednesday, November 4 by Investec. Vetr cut General Mills from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating and set a $57.45 price target for the company.in a report on Tuesday, May 2nd.

by | June 09, 2017 | 00:31

The firm has "Hold" rating given on Thursday, March 17 by Standpoint Research. On Tuesday, October 27 the stock rating was initiated by Gabelli with "Buy". Mason Street Limited Liability Corporation owns 3,717 shares. (NYSE: LVS ) has a Value Composite score of 55. Barclays Capital maintained Las Vegas Sands Corp .

by | June 08, 2017 | 23:53

Intel Corporation now has $171.94 billion valuation. During the latest trading session Intel Corporation (NASDAQ: INTC ) stock went gone down with a prior 52-week high of $38.45.During the session shares traded on below-average volume.

by | June 09, 2017 | 00:29

Brent crude futures LCOc1 traded at $48.36 per barrel, up 0.6 percent so far on Thursday, though they had fallen 4.1 percent the previous day. The next major test will come in September, when the bank will probably decide whether to continue bond buys beyond this year or start to wind them down, known as tapering.

by | June 09, 2017 | 00:13

It will begin to disclose "customer management revenue" instead of just online marketing, to reflect sales from serving a broader base of advertising platforms. Market Pulse Stories are Rapid-fire, short news bursts on stocks and markets as they move. Most of those new businesses are years away from contributing to the bottom line.

by | June 08, 2017 | 23:58

It has also laid a strong foundation for its ambitious future projects, including Chandraayan-II and a manned mission , besides venturing into the global heavy payload market. "At one third the cost or at about Rs 350 crore, India can launch heavier satellites on GSLV Mk III ", he added. "It is a great success in the first maiden attempt and GSLV MkIII has successfully put in orbit GSAT-19 which is a next generation satellite", Kumar said.

by | June 09, 2017 | 01:20

In recent years Apple added Live Photos and one year even gave us Siri . Some developers now prefer to wait for bigger changes before releasing a bug fix as the tiny update would reset their App Store ratings. In-app purchases will also be added to store pages, meaning gamers will no longer have to navigate a title's in-game menus to purchase additional content.

by | June 08, 2017 | 23:38

At the time of his firing, Comey had been overseeing the federal investigation into possible ties between Trump's campaign and Russia's election meddling, outraging Democrats who claimed the president was interfering in an active probe. But the president's lawyer said in a statement that the prepared testimony vindicates Trump because he was never under investigation by the FBI.

by | June 08, 2017 | 23:44

Highfields Capital Management LP now owns 16,867,447 shares of the company's stock worth $611,445,000 after buying an additional 8,686,905 shares during the period. Teva Pharmaceutical Industries's payout ratio is presently 1,657.38%. ILLEGAL ACTIVITY WARNING: This story was first reported by Stock Observer and is the property of of Stock Observer.

by | June 09, 2017 | 01:08

The bank is moving gingerly out of concern that investors could anticipate an end to the stimulus by sending market interest rates higher, tightening financing for companies and prematurely blunting the stimulus effect even before it ends.

by | June 09, 2017 | 00:34

When the Warriors arrived, Stephen Curry and Steve Kerr were greeted at the security checkpoint by former pro wrestler "Rick "The Nature Boy" Flair". The Cavaliers had the crowd amped up beyond belief. "So we made enough plays tonight to still win the ball game, but they made a couple more". "I gave everything that I had, so at times throughout the game I was exhausted, but that's just because I was just playing as hard as I could".