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Author: 0 Moody's downgrades China's credit rating from Aa3 to A1

Moody's said that the outlook for the country's financial strength will worsen, with debt rising and economic growth slowing . Moody's cut their rating on the country by one notch, from A1 to Aa3. Chinese economic growth fell from 14.2 percent in 2007 to 6.7 percent previous year, though that still was among the world's strongest. "The erosion in China's credit profile will be gradual and, we expect, eventually contained as reforms deepen", Moody's said.

Business They said we had a bad season but we have three trophies
Author: 0 They said we had a bad season but we have three trophies

Mourinho said he was looking forward to taking a break from the game after a taxing last few months of the season, capped by playing the Europa League final in the wake of the bomb attack at a concert in Manchester that killed 22 people. Bosz, in his first season, has revived the club - although they did finish second in the Dutch top flight - and is preaching the principles which originate from Johan Cruyff, the club's former player and coach.

Author: 0 Djokovic and Nadal could meet in semifinals

The Spaniard is looking for his 10th title at the Roland Garros while Djokovic , who would be working with new coach Andre Agassi at the tournament , is looking to defend the only major he still holds. Top seed Angelique Kerber will start against Russia's Ekaterina Makarova . The German is due to face defending champion Garbine Muguruza in the semi-finals.

Business Pro12 final: Munster unchanged as Scarlets are without Lions hooker
Author: 0 Pro12 final: Munster unchanged as Scarlets are without Lions hooker

Donnacha Ryan will win his 167th and final Munster cap, with outside centre Francis Saili and replacement Jean Deysel also set for their final involvement with the province. "We know they are a very good side", Pivac said. "If we actually go out there and win the Pro12, it couldn't get any better for me". I think you could see after the game [against Leinster], the amount of hard work we've put in this season, we didn't get the best of starts but we've had an incredible run of wins since ...

Author: 0 Clifford Swan Investment Counsel LLC Raises Position in Transocean LTD (RIG)

Jefferies Group LLC dropped their price objective on Transocean LTD from $14.50 to $13.00 and set a "hold" rating on the stock in a report on Tuesday, March 21st. ILLEGAL ACTIVITY WARNING: This news story was originally posted by Sports Perspectives and is owned by of Sports Perspectives. In other news, SVP David A.

Author: 0 Most Active Volume Stock: Dollar General Corporation (DG)

The company was downgraded on Monday, August 15 by Jefferies. The rating was downgraded by Goldman Sachs on Tuesday, September 6 to "Neutral". Sanford C. Dollar General Corp (NYSE:DG)'s trailing twelve month revenues are $21.99 Billion, whereas its price to sales ratio for the same period is 0.88. South Texas Money invested in 0.99% or 254,401 shares.

Business Liberum Capital Reiterates
Author: 0 Liberum Capital Reiterates "Hold" Rating for QinetiQ Group plc (QQ)

The stock has a consensus rating of "Hold" and a consensus target price of GBX 4,499.14 ($58.53). The firm has "Market Perform" rating by Wells Fargo given on Tuesday, September 27. Rational Advisors LLC now owns 7,977 shares of the utilities provider's stock valued at $160,000 after buying an additional 997 shares during the period.

Business Kushner Tried To Set Up Secret Communications Channel With Kremlin
Author: 0 Kushner Tried To Set Up Secret Communications Channel With Kremlin

At the same time , there was speculation among some experts and foreign affairs correspondents that Kushner could indeed be facing prison time if the investigation continues to unravel. Moscow has repeatedly denied the allegations and Trump denies collusion with Russian Federation. There are also no reports that Kushner could face formal charges or even that he is under criminal investigation.

Business Notable Stock in Focus: Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA)
Author: 0 Notable Stock in Focus: Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA)

Light Street Capital Management Llc increased Tesla Mtrs Inc (TSLA) stake by 312.5% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Vetr raised shares of Tesla from a "strong sell" rating to a "sell" rating and set a $278.94 price objective on the stock in a research report on Wednesday, May 17th.

Author: 0 Fox's Sean Hannity loses advertisers after conspiracy theory

The website was followed by at least six advertisers, including the mattress companies Leesa and Casper, exercise bike manufacturer Peloton, the Ring video doorbell, USAA , and Crowne Plaza Hotels . The statement promised to continue to investigate the story and provide updates. A handful of smaller advertisers responded, publicly pulling their ads from Hannity's nightly show.

Author: 0 Trump budget cuts will hurt Americans

The austerity measures "are astonishing and frankly immoral", Congresswoman Pramilla Jayapal told Mr Mulvaney as he testified to the House Budget Committee on Wednesday. Trump would require parents receiving benefits to submit a Social Security number to weed out unauthorized immigrants - even those whose children are USA citizens.

Business Costco shares up 2% after fiscal Q3 earnings beat
Author: 0 Costco shares up 2% after fiscal Q3 earnings beat

UBS upgraded Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ: COST ) rating on Monday, October 26. It has outperformed by 2.68% the S&P500. The institutional investor held 4,099 shares of the department and specialty retail stores company at the end of 2016Q4, valued at $656,000, down from 6,099 at the end of the previous reported quarter.

Author: 0 Checking the Overall Picture for Office Depot, Inc. (ODP)

Insiders sold a total of 166,619 shares of company stock worth $797,274 over the last ninety days. Currently Office Depot Cmn (NASDAQ:ODP)'s shares owned by insiders are 1.8%, whereas shares owned by institutional owners are 98%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, May 23rd. Now the P/E of Office Depot, Inc. stands at 3.96. TRADEMARK VIOLATION NOTICE: This article was originally posted by Chaffey Breeze and is the sole property of of Chaffey Breeze.

Author: 0 Greece Meets Necessary Obligations to Stay in Eurozone

Dijsselbloem said he hoped further progress could be made at Monday's meeting to get the International Monetary Fund on board on the third bailout. The IMF didn't see the draft proposals presented on Monday as explicit enough for the Fund to immediately resume co-financing of the lifeline keeping Greece afloat since 2010, the people familiar with the discussions said.

Author: 0 Pfizer Inc. (PFE) Shares Bought by Lynch & Associates IN

The average numbers of shares are traded in a security per day, during the recent 3-month period. It has underperformed by 42.11% the S&P500. (NYSE: PFE ) today announced that it has received notice of an unsolicited mini-tender offer by TRC Capital Corporation of Ontario, Canada to purchase up to 4 million shares of Pfizer common stock at a price of $31.60 per share in cash.

Business Commerce secretary appears to fall asleep during Trump's speech
Author: 0 Commerce secretary appears to fall asleep during Trump's speech

Views were different in the Gulf region, where leaders had complained resentfully about the Obama Administration's neglect, its occasional scolding about human rights abuses as well as its outreach to Iran. "You recognize the indisputable truth that empowering women is key to driving economic transformation". A royal decree earlier this month reportedly stipulated that women are no longer required to obtain a male guardian's consent to carry out certain activities.

Author: 0 Encana Corporation (NYSE:ECA) declared EPS of 0.11

More notable recent Encana Corp (USA) (NYSE:ECA) news were published by: Fool.ca which released: "Will Encana Corp ". Finally, Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Encana Corp from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a report on Thursday, February 16th.

Author: 0 Oil Prices Fall After OPEC Extends Cuts

But Saudi Energy Minister, Khalid al-Falih, said extended curbs would be on the same terms. "Nine months was priced in", Sen said. That's due to USA shale producers. Since mid-2014, when oil hit a high of over $100 a barrel, its value has plummeted to $47 as recently as early May. "All options are open", an OPEC source said, adding that a deeper cut in output was an option depending on estimated growth in supply from non-OPEC producers, mainly US shale oil firms, among other scenarios.

Author: 0 Enquest Plc (ENQ) Given "Neutral" Rating at JPMorgan Chase & Co

The Gross Margin score lands on a scale from 1 to 100 where a score of 1 would be considered positive, and a score of 100 would be seen as negative. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Friday, January 13 by Numis Securities. It has a 6.62 P/E ratio. After $1.73 actual EPS reported by Raytheon Company for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 2.31 % EPS growth. SP Plus Corp (LON:STAN) institutional sentiment increased to 2.27 in 2016 Q4.

Author: 0 Key Energy Services, Inc. (KEG) Given "Neutral" Rating at Instinet

Stock is now moving with a negative distance from the 200 day simple moving average of approximately -31.99%, and has a poor year to date (YTD) performance of -36.26% which means the stock is constantly subtracting to its value from the previous fiscal year end price.

Business Trump Team Hails US-China Trade Deal As 'Herculean Accomplishment'
Author: 0 Trump Team Hails US-China Trade Deal As 'Herculean Accomplishment'

American firms such as Visa and MasterCard will be allowed to offer card payment services in China . Today, Governor Pete Ricketts issued a statement following news that American and Chinese officials had struck a deal that will allow American beef into China for the first time since 2003.

Author: 0 The winners and losers of Trump's $4.1 trillion budget proposal

The White House said numerous proposed cuts were aimed at ineffective programs and that the savings were needed to help balance the budget in 10 years and finance increased spending for defense and other programs. Specifically, GOPers have already made clear that they have zero appetite for pursuing the spending cuts and program terminations recommended in the administration's budget proposal.

Author: 0 BTG plc (BTG) Given "Hold" Rating at Peel Hunt

Sterne Agee CRT has "Buy" rating and $19 target. Peel Hunt maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Monday, February 6 report. Barclays PLC reissued an "overweight" rating on shares of 3i Group plc in a research report on Friday. The company has market cap of 11.96 billion GBP. The Company's geographical divisions include Russia, Central Asia, Eastern and Southern Europe, Asia and Rest of the World.

Author: 0 Tenn. lawmakers debate morality of President Trump's first budget

President Donald Trump's proposal to slash food stamps by a third will be a hard sell in Congress, even as Republicans have tried repeatedly to scale back the program's $70 billion annual cost. U.S. Rep. Lloyd Smucker, through his role on the House Budget Committee, was given the same allotted five minutes as other committee members to question Budget Director Mick Mulvaney during a hearing on Wednesday.

Business Militants Kidnap 6 Students After Raid on Lagos Model College
Author: 0 Militants Kidnap 6 Students After Raid on Lagos Model College

The kidnappers were said to have stormed the school in the early hours when the students were at the morning assembly. The school management duly alerted the Lagos State Police Command of the imminent danger, which responded by ending its men to take strategic positions around the school.

Business Retailers cheer GOP retreat on ending debit card fees limit
Author: 0 Retailers cheer GOP retreat on ending debit card fees limit

Big retailers have prevailed against an attempt by big banks to kill a legislative provision that has cost lenders billions of dollars in potential revenue. The bill would make numerous changes to key parts of Dodd-Frank, including reducing the power of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, a common target of Republicans, and replacing the Orderly Liquidation Authority with a new bankruptcy process for financial institutions.

Author: 0 Range Resources Corp. (RRC) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Analysts

It is down 36.05% since May 25, 2016 and is downtrending. It has outperformed by 27.53% the S&P500. ILLEGAL ACTIVITY NOTICE: This piece of content was reported by BBNS and is the sole property of of BBNS. Fincl Serv Corporation reported 383 shares. Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. acquired a new stake in shares of California Resources Corp during the first quarter worth $194,000.

Business NY Penn Station work to close 3 tracks at a time
Author: 0 NY Penn Station work to close 3 tracks at a time

They say three tracks at a time will be closed so that rails, switches and other aging equipment can be replaced. Michael DeCataldo , the national passenger railroad's vice president of operations, offered details on the fix work, which Amtrak announced last month after two derailments and other major service disruptions highlighted the station's aging infrastructure.

Business India announced $ 500 million fresh Line of Credit to Mauritius
Author: 0 India announced $ 500 million fresh Line of Credit to Mauritius

Mauritian Prime Minister Pravind Jugnauth is now on a tour in India . Dnyaneshwar M Mulay, Secretary, Overseas Indian Affairs in the Ministry of External Affairs, said both sides are pursuing the CECPA to help diversify the trade basket and address the balance of trade, which is now in India's favour.

Business Here's what Trump and Netanyahu talked about in their private moments together
Author: 0 Here's what Trump and Netanyahu talked about in their private moments together

President Donald Trump talked up the prospects of peace between Israelis and Palestinians yesterday, saying he believed both sides were committed to a historic deal. He pointedly sidestepped any mention of the thorny issues that have stymied all previous attempts at a peace deal, including the status of Jerusalem, Israeli settlement construction and the Palestinians' demand for a sovereign nation.

Business The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) & Encana Corp (USA) (NYSE:ECA) News Recap
Author: 0 The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) & Encana Corp (USA) (NYSE:ECA) News Recap

Its down 0.05, from 1.17 in 2016Q3. It turned negative, as 76 investors sold KO shares while 623 reduced holdings. 21 funds opened positions while 21 raised stakes. Deutsche Bank maintained it with "Hold" rating and GBX 1500 target in Monday, February 22 report. More notable recent The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) news were published by: Investorplace.com which released: "Should You Buy The Coca-Cola Co (KO) Stock?" On Friday, April 28 the stock rating was maintained by Credit Suisse with "Buy".

Author: 0 Trump budget faces Dem opposition, GOP doubts about math

Democratic congresswoman Pramila Jayapal said austerity measures were "astonishing and frankly immoral, saying: "This budget starts by taking away healthcare, then food, then housing, then education, then job opportunities". I'm told the reform will be very similar to the premium support proposal found in past budget proposals from Tom Price and Paul Ryan . It also found that 61% of Republicans and 93% of Democrats would maintain or increase spending for "economic assistance to needy ...

Business Bitcoin exchange Coinbase crashes after Asian buying frenzy
Author: 0 Bitcoin exchange Coinbase crashes after Asian buying frenzy

Having said that, at the time of writing, there are some minor issues with certain debit and credit cards, according to the company's own status report . Maxwell explained that someone has discovered a covert version of ASICBOOST, a technology developed by developers Timo Hanke and Sergio Demian Lerner that legitimately can be used to mine the currency.

Business AmazonFresh pickup grocery stores now open in Seattle
Author: 0 AmazonFresh pickup grocery stores now open in Seattle

The company is already testing the no-checkout Amazon Go store , where folks can simply walk out with their groceries and has designs on bringing them to the UK. AmazonFresh Pickup is just the latest but also least ambitious attempt by the online retail giant to have a physical presence. The service first opened two months ago but it was being tested by Amazon employees.

Author: 0 Callon Petroleum Company (NYSE:CPE) Reviewed By Analysts

Invesco Ltd owns 468,742 shares. The median target of analyst views collected by Yahoo Finance was as much as $6.91 below CPE's recent stock price. The stock rose 0.59% or $1.46 reaching $248.68 per share. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with "Sector Perform" rating and $9 target in Tuesday, February 2 report. Callon Petroleum Company has a 1-year low of $9.89 and a 1-year high of $18.53.

Author: 0 At G7 ministerial, United States fails to reassure EU, Japan over 'Trumponomics'

Schaeuble (German Finance Minister), told Mr. Mnuchin that it is unthinkable that in the weeks and months to come, we can allow the established framework to be debated", Michel Sapin, Finance Minister of France, said. Italian G7 officials said Trump's tax proposal is not part of the weekend's agenda, but foreign counterparts are following developments in Washington very closely.

Author: 0 Moody's downgrades China, warns of fading financial strength

Global banking and financial advisory provider Macquarie, "This news is a clear China negative in our view (even though the rationale for the downgrade contained nothing new)", and "The next question is whether S&P will follow Moody's ".

Business Amazon opens its 1st bookshop in New York
Author: 0 Amazon opens its 1st bookshop in New York

Amazon Books vice president Jennifer Cast says that the company, from its online bookseller roots, has collected some 20 years' worth of information on published books and their ratings. "We have our Echo product line, our FireTV, our Kindle product line so customers can explore the store and check out the latest devices for Amazon , which they've been telling us for 10 years they want to do", Cast said.

Author: 0 How Many J Sainsbury plc (LON:SBRY)'s Analysts Are Bullish?

The stock increased 1.18% or $0.07 on May 18, reaching $6.02. About 50,787 shares traded. Hilltop Holdings Inc decreased Glaxosmithkline Plc (GSK) stake by 10.45% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. 306.97 million shares or 0.42% more from 305.68 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported. Trillium Asset Mngmt Limited Liability Corp accumulated 0.1% or 49,312 shares.

Business Muslim Customer Sues Little Caesars Over Pork Pepperoni
Author: 0 Muslim Customer Sues Little Caesars Over Pork Pepperoni

Bazzi's attorney Majed Moughni said he rushed to file the lawsuit on Thursday - the eve of Ramadan - so other Muslims wouldn't mistakenly eat pork from the restaurant chain during the holiday. Since Bazzi's wife literally grew up eating pork all the time, she was also able to identify the meat. Moughni said since filing the lawsuit he's heard from another Muslim customer concerned that he may have received pork pepperoni.

Business Investigators turn spotlight on Trump's son-in-law
Author: 0 Investigators turn spotlight on Trump's son-in-law

The meeting also was attended by Michael Flynn , Trump's former national security adviser, The Post said . Sergey Kislyak , the Russian ambassador to the US, reported that to his superiors. Officials familiar with intelligence on contacts between the Russians and Trump advisers said that so far they have not seen evidence of any wrongdoing or collusion between the Trump camp and the Kremlin.