by | May 19, 2017 | 13:45

Analysts await Ross Stores , Inc. Alpha Windward LLC increased its stake in Ross Stores by 0.8% in the first quarter. The company's shares traded on stronger-than-usual volume today: $8.8M shares changed hands while the stock's average volume is 2.52M shares per day.

by | May 19, 2017 | 15:10

Chinese President Xi Jinping, foreground center, walks with Russian President Vladimir Putin, foreground right, and other leaders as they arrive for a family photo session during the Belt and Road Forum at the meeting's venue by Yanqi Lake just outside Beijing , China, May 15, 2017.

by | May 19, 2017 | 14:30

Flynn was forced to resign one day before the conversation between Comey and Trump, after it was revealed that Flynn lied to Vice President Mike Pence about connections he had with Russian ambassador Sergey Kislyak. House Republicans have mixed reactions to the surprise announcement that the Justice Department has appointed former FBI Director Robert Mueller as a special counsel to oversee a federal investigation into possible collusion between Russian Federation and the Trump campaign in 2016.

by | May 19, 2017 | 14:47

With strong alertness, the security precautions needed to prevent it from spreading began to be used around the world. Ransomware has increased three-fold from 2015 at 1000 attacks a day to 4000 attacks a day in 2017, and shows no signs of slowing down.

by | May 19, 2017 | 13:38

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg shared a video Thursday, taken by his father Edward, that captures his reaction the moment he found out he got accepted to Harvard University. Before Mark Zuckerberg was the fifth-richest person on earth and one of the most powerful CEOs, he was a teenager who aspired to study at Harvard. He would eventually end up dropping out of Harvard to work on Facebook, a decision that ended up working out quite well for the young entrepreneur.

by | May 19, 2017 | 12:47

During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $0.17 earnings per share. The SI to Anworth Mortgage Asset Corporation's float is 1.86%. Therefore 0 are positive. SSE PLC has GBX 1800 highest and GBX 1150 lowest target. GBX 731.67's average target is 4.57% above currents GBX 699.67 stock price.

by | May 19, 2017 | 12:17

Saudi Arabia and Russian Federation announced Monday that they would "do what it takes" and extend oil production cuts for nine months, longer than was expected. The willingness to prolong the cuts, aimed at easing a global glut, is likely to sway other countries to do the same, according to Goldman Sachs Group.

by | May 19, 2017 | 13:18

Senators Charles Grassley, a Republican, and Dianne Feinstein, a Democrat, sent a letter to the Department of Justice and the White House, asking for "records of interactions with former Director Comey, including any audio recordings". In January, only days after the inauguration, then-acting Attorney General Sally Yates had informed Trump's White House counsel that Flynn had been interviewed by the FBI as part of an active investigation.

by | May 19, 2017 | 12:36

Although manifestos are not legally binding, political parties that are voted into power in the United Kingdom are expected to deliver on their election promises. He also defended Tory plans to double the cost for businesses - from £1,000 to £2,000 a year - if they hire workers on skilled visas from outside the EU.

by | May 19, 2017 | 11:32

Most recently, Facebook, which owns Instagram and once upon a time offered $3 billion to buy Snapchat, announced that Stories reached 200 million daily active users. Whether or not Spiegel should be concerned about Facebook is another question. "If you want to be a creative company, you have got to be comfortable with and enjoy the fact that people copy your products if you make great stuff", Spiegel said.

by | May 19, 2017 | 12:44

Even with Wednesday's declines, the S&P 500 stock index is up 10.2 percent since last November's us elections though. The seeds of Wednesday's steep market sell-off were present late Tuesday, when a published report revealed that Trump asked the now-fired FBI Director James Comey to drop the bureau's investigation into Flynn.

by | May 19, 2017 | 13:17

Credit Suisse downgraded EnLink Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:ENLK) on Tuesday, September 13 to "Neutral" rating. Finally, Royal Bank of Canada reiterated a "buy" rating and issued a $98.00 price objective on shares of EQT Midstream Partners in a research note on Friday, March 17th.

by | May 19, 2017 | 11:36

He tweeted out this video clarifying the website . Of Gander Mountain's nine stores in North Carolina, Camping World plans to keep its locations in Raleigh and Greenville open. His company acquired the leases but not the inventory. The confusion over the closings occurred after Gander Mountain announced earlier on its website that the company was going out of business and all 126 stores were closing.

by | May 19, 2017 | 12:46

A family friend who spoke with her on Thursday morning told TMZ .com Vicky had chatted with her husband during soundcheck before he took the stage in Detroit, Michigan and after Wednesday night's show, and she insisted her husband was in no way suicidal.

by | May 19, 2017 | 12:57

After settling on Wednesday at their highest levels in almost a month, Brent crude LCON7, -1.51%, the global oil benchmark, fell 93 cents, or 1.8%, to $51.29 a barrel on London's ICE Futures exchange. "Also (the crude) is available at discounts so it is value for every dollar that we spend", said M. K. Surana, chairman of Hindustan Petroleum Corp. Gasoline inventories recorded a draw of 0.4 million barrels on the week and stocks are 1.1% above year-ago levels.

by | May 19, 2017 | 12:35

Citigroup Inc reaffirmed a buy rating on shares of Schroders plc in a research report on Friday, January 6th. The stock has "Buy" rating by Needham on Friday, December 4. The firm earned "Sell" rating on Tuesday, November 3 by FinnCap. Panmure Gordon maintained it with "Hold" rating and GBX 600 target in Thursday, May 4 report.

by | May 19, 2017 | 12:32

President Donald Trump sought an end to an Federal Bureau of Investigation probe into his former security adviser. "(Gold) is seeing a pullback after yesterday's strong performance - it needs to take a breather", said Heraeus precious metals trader Alexander Zumpfe.

by | May 19, 2017 | 11:36

If it spreads to Europe , "it's simply a matter of time " before laptops are banned in the cabins of domestic US flights, he said . Eastern to include additional details about the meetings between European and US officials. It would be an expansion to an existing USA laptop ban on flights from ten Muslim-majority countries. US officials have declined to give reasons for expanding the ban.

by | May 19, 2017 | 12:43

Amazon says that this Alexa calling and messaging is "coming soon" to Echo devices. These extra features make for a handy multipurpose gadget that you could fit in anywhere in the house: as a smart alarm and calendar in the bedroom, a family message board in the kitchen, or just a smarter Echo device wherever you want one.

by | May 19, 2017 | 11:45

More than 80 people have been charged with bribery and money laundering during Operation Car Wash. Brazil's Supreme Court ruled that Neves be suspended from the Senate due to the allegations, the source said. According to the daily, in the conversation, Batista tells Temer he is paying a hefty monthly bribe to jailed former head of the House of Representatives Eduardo Cunha in exchange for Cunha's silence.

by | May 19, 2017 | 11:31

Reps. Maxine Waters and Joaquin Castro have previously been among the most vocal on the possibility of pursuing impeachment. "This president needs to be impeached!" ADAM SCHIFF: The country has to believe that the seriousness of the conduct is such that this president can not continue in office.

by | May 19, 2017 | 10:51

With three weeks to go, the Conservatives are still on course for victory with support above 45 per cent but Labour is performing a little better than expected, with a number of polls this week putting the party above 30 per cent. And at the moment they certainly need more friendly voters. Outlining other environmental policies in the manifesto, the Lib Dems have accused the Conservatives of being determined to take the United Kingdom "back to the 1980s", when it was claimed that the ...

by | May 19, 2017 | 11:07

Warren Buffett, the chairman of Berkshire Hathaway Inc, on Saturday criticized Wells Fargo & Co for failing to stop employees from signing up customers for bogus accounts even after learning it was happening, causing a scandal. Warren Buffett likened unemployed workers to animals that are helpless to avoid auto crashes, and said the USA must do more to help those displaced by competition from overseas and technology.

by | May 19, 2017 | 10:22

Around 100 years after first entering Indian automobile market, the US-headquartered General Motors (GM) announced exiting the country's domestic auto market. But its market share fell to below 1 percent in the year ended March 31 from 1.17 percent the previous year - even as India's market grew 9 percent to climb above the 3 million vehicle level.

by | May 19, 2017 | 10:35

A proposal to extend an Opec and non-Opec supply cut for nine months is a positive idea, sources familiar with Iranian thinking said, suggesting Opec's third-largest producer is likely to go along with such a plan if there is a consensus. "As we have seen over the past six months, rising USA production and record inventories have kept upside limited and a nine-month extension at this stage is unlikely to break that".

by | May 19, 2017 | 11:11

The practice of therapy aimed at changing an individual's sexual orientation or transgender status is considered ineffectual at best and harmful at worst. "Nevada knows that all of our children are born flawless", said NCLR Born ideal Campaign Director Carolyn Reyes in a statement. Remarkably, a full half of state bans on the practice were signed by Republican governors, albeit in blue-to-purple states: Republican Gov.

by | May 19, 2017 | 10:31

Back then it was with the since defunct (ish) USSR, but after a nice couple decades where we got to relax, it seems like a globally-devastating nuclear conflict is again on the table, this time with North Korea. China's Foreign Ministry, in a later statement on its website, said Wang "fully explained" China's position on THAAD and asked South Korea to handle China's reasonable concerns appropriately.

by | May 19, 2017 | 09:26

News emerged on Tuesday that Trump had asked his now-dismissed FBI chief James Comey to end the agency's investigation into ties between former White House national security adviser Michael Flynn and Russian Federation. In Hong Kong, the broader market rose to its highest level since June 2015 on the back of extended buying into Chinese lenders and market heavyweight Tencent before declining 0.3 percent.

by | May 19, 2017 | 10:26

Organizers announced Chance the Rapper and Muse as this year's headliners three weeks ago. The 2017 PEMBERTON MUSIC FESTIVAL IS CANCELLED. "As PMF is now in bankruptcy, it has no ability to provide refunds for tickets purchased", the notice reads.

by | May 19, 2017 | 10:00

In his remarks, Green went through the timeline of events that began when Trump made the surprise move to fire former FBI Director James Comey, then subsequently tweeted a warning to Comey about having "tapes" of their conversation. Donald Jr. quoted a tweet by Geraldo Rivera who said that Trump asking Comey to "cut Michael Flynn some slack" because of Trump's personal feelings toward Flynn was "not close to #Obstruction".

by | May 19, 2017 | 10:54

If France could be called united, it is more united against Le Pen than for Macron. Half of the candidates for the 577 seats up for grabs in the two-round June 11-18 election to National Assembly will be new to politics, Macron has said .

by | May 19, 2017 | 10:28

Although he won the May 7 election against National Front candidate Marine Le Pen with 66% of the vote, his party was only founded previous year and has never held a single National Assembly seat. The Kremlin said in a statement the presidents agreed to "jointly work on current global and regional issues, including the fight against terrorism".

by | May 19, 2017 | 08:48

The agreement as reported spans 15 seasons and would become the most lucrative naming-rights deal in college football history, surpassing the $41 million Alaska Airlines agreed to pay the University of Washington to rename its football stadium in 2015.

by | May 19, 2017 | 09:50

On Thursday, however, stocks were trading higher. The Mortgage Bankers Association's weekly tally was almost 16 percent lower than the same week one year ago. The MBA's refinance index decreased by 6% week over week, and the percentage of all new applications that were seeking refinancing rose from 41.9% to 41.1%.

by | May 19, 2017 | 09:02

Chamber of Commerce, urged the administration to reach a deal quickly. Has the U.S. started a lumber trade war with Canada? Earlier in the week, Senator John McCain and seventeen other Senators wrote a letter to U.S Trade Representative Lighthizer agreeing that NAFTA "will benefit from strengthening and modernization", but warning that abandoning the agreement "will have devastating economic consequences".