Wednesday May 24-th, 2017

Growth at Snapchat Stalls in First Quarterly Report

Nearly $2 billion of Snap's $2.2 billion loss in the January-March period involved stock compensation costs related to the company's initial offering. FB, -0.13% , which had a larger IPO than Snap , as well as fellow social-media company Twitte...

Sterling Sells 5509 Shares of QUALCOMM, Inc Sterling Sells 5509 Shares of QUALCOMM, Inc

Moreover, Choate Advisors has 0% invested in QUALCOMM, Inc . Canaccord Genuity reaffirmed a "buy" rating and issued a $81.00 price objective on shares of QUALCOMM in a research note on Thursday, January 12th. One analyst has rated the stock with a...

Retirement savings rule will not be delayed further Retirement savings rule will not be delayed further

Secretary of Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta's acknowledgment that he has no legal basis to prevent the fiduciary rule from taking effect on June 9 has focused proponents and opponents of the rule on how it will be enforced. " Respect for the rule...

Exane Derivatives Buys Shares of 5367 Target Co. (TGT)

Also, it has an estimated price-earnings (P/E) multiple of 17.35 and a trailing 12-month price-earnings (P/E) multiple of 0. The dismal performance compelled management to provide a bleak outlook for fiscal 2017. The ex-dividend date is Monday, May 1...

Abbas adviser says Trump visit could reopen path to talks

And I had a meeting this morning with President Abbas and can tell you that the Palestinians are ready to reach for peace. On one of the gray concrete walls, the convoy passed a portrait of Leila Khaled, a Palestinian militant who took part in tw...

PM Modi invokes Mahatma Gandhi while hailing Indo-African friendship PM Modi invokes Mahatma Gandhi while hailing Indo-African friendship

The India Exim Bank has extended lines of credit to 44 African countries to the tune of almost $8 billion, the Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said. The PM also said that they will soon successfully complete the Cotton Technical Assistance Pro...

Astronauts work to fix ISS computer relay box Astronauts work to fix ISS computer relay box

Expedition 51 Commander Peggy Whitson and her colleague Jack Fischer will venture outside the station for an extra-vehicular activity, better known as a spacewalk, to fix the box. Spacewalks are also just physically challenging because it gets re...

US new-home sales drop 11.4% in April, most in 2 years US new-home sales drop 11.4% in April, most in 2 years

Most of the sales, however, were not made in the affordable end of the market where homes cost less than $200,000. "Despite some slowness this month, total new home sales in 2017 are up more than 11% from this time a year ago and builders are optim...

Ex-CIA director Brennan says warned Russian Federation against election meddling

Republicans on the committee pushed Brennan about whether there was evidence of collusion between Russian Federation and the Trump campaign, a point President Donald Trump has tried to enlist allies to quash. Flynn submitted his application for his s...

Summit Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:SMLP): A look inside the numbers

While looking at the Stock's Performance, PennTex Midstream Partners, LP now shows a Weekly Performance of 21%, where Monthly Performance is 17.01%, Quarterly performance is 24.95%, 6 Months performance is 16.94% and yearly performance percentage is ...

Defense stocks at record highs on Trump-Saudi deal Defense stocks at record highs on Trump-Saudi deal

Systems include Multi-Mission Surface Combatant ships, helicopters, patrol boats, and associated weapons systems. The total value of the deals or how many aircraft Saudi Arabia intends to buy was not given in the statement announcing the agreements...

FMCG stocks continue rally on GST push, jump up to 14% FMCG stocks continue rally on GST push, jump up to 14%

The 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) of the BSE, which opened at 30,638.88 points, traded at 30,574.27 points (at 12.45 p.m.) - up 109.35 points or 0.36 per cent from its previous close at 30,464.92 points. Of the 30 Sensex stocks, L&T surged 1.61 p...

Greece looks for debt help after backing further cuts

Macron's office said the president spoke Monday with Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and stressed "his determination to find an accord soon to lighten the burden of Greek debt over the long term". Some nations like Germany, which is resisting cha...

North Korea links nuclear advances to hostile U.S. policy North Korea links nuclear advances to hostile U.S. policy

The North's latest launch came a week after North Korea successfully tested a new midrange missile that Pyongyang said could carry a heavy nuclear warhead. The closed discussion will take place Tuesday. "The most impressive thing that I heard from ...

Overblown claim on new China trade deal

The conditions must be consistent with worldwide food safety and animal health standards and the 1999 Agricultural Cooperation Agreement. US beef could start entering China as soon as July 16th. Japan ($1.51 billion) and South Korea ($1.06 bill...

Wal-Mart's quarterly same-store sales beat estimates

But better-than-expected quarterly results from Wal-Mart Stores and retailers such as L Brands helped lift the market. Wal-Mart is now launching an incubator lab focused on projects in robotics, virtual and augmented reality, and artificial intelli...

Chaffetz to resign, raising doubts about Trump probe Chaffetz to resign, raising doubts about Trump probe

A packed field of Utah Republicans is shaping up to replace Rep. His announcement came after he said last month he would not seek re-election in 2018 and was considering leaving his post before his current term ends. Liberals said that he did not g...

G-7 nations seek ways to make growth help more people G-7 nations seek ways to make growth help more people

A senior Japanese Finance Ministry official said the most significant question pertained to Trump's US tax cut proposal that could fuel America's economic recovery. The group is gathering with the global economy showing steady growth. Bank of Fra...

Leading candidate for Trump's new Federal Bureau of Investigation director is ... Joe Lieberman

Andrew McCabe, now the bureau's acting director; and Richard McFeely, a former top FBI official, also went to the White House for interviews on Wednesday. Joe Lieberman is 75 years old. From a series of policy defections on key issues to Lieberman's ...

Jeremy Corbyn launches Labour's 'radical, responsible' United Kingdom election manifesto Jeremy Corbyn launches Labour's 'radical, responsible' United Kingdom election manifesto

Behind the scenes, the fact that most of the party's election team at Labour's headquarters in Southside have fought general elections before, while Corbyn has fought two nationwide campaigns to win the Labour leadership - albeit with a much smal...

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