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Business Wounded Congressman upgraded to fair condition
Author: 0 Wounded Congressman upgraded to fair condition

Hodgkinson legally purchased the rifle in March 2003, and modified it to accept a detachable magazine and replaced the original stock with a folding stock, Slater said . Sue Hodgkinson, the wife of the gunman James Hodgkinson, said last week that her husband sold everything he owned from his home inspection business earlier this year before traveling to the Washington area.

Business Tatas better candidate if Air India is privatised: Sunil Mittal
Author: 0 Tatas better candidate if Air India is privatised: Sunil Mittal

If the deal comes through, it would be a homecoming of sorts for Air India, which was originally owned by the Tata Group before being nationalised in 1953. It is already in discussions with lenders on ways to restructure the loans. The government has been talking about its interest in privatising the beleaguered airline that has been in losses for a decade.

Business GOP Health Bill: Senate Leader Faces Battle for Support
Author: 0 GOP Health Bill: Senate Leader Faces Battle for Support

Paul issued a statement Thursday saying he wasn't ready to vote in favor of the new bill because it doesn't fully repeal Obamacare . "Look forward to making it really special!" "The Senate bill ... To put the American people through that pain - while giving billionaires and corporations a massive tax cut in return - that's tough to fathom.

Business European Central Bank eyes London's lucrative euro-clearing industry
Author: 0 European Central Bank eyes London's lucrative euro-clearing industry

At present, around 90% of those trades - worth around $900 billion each day - are cleared via banks and institutions in London and E&Y estimates that as many as 83,000 jobs could be lost if the industry leaves for the United Kingdom. His comments followed criticism of CCP relocation from Bank of England governor, Mark Carney , earlier in the week. "Fragmentation is in no one's economic interest".

Business Crosby, Pens cap wonderful year with 2nd straight Stanley Cup
Author: 0 Crosby, Pens cap wonderful year with 2nd straight Stanley Cup

The last team to win two straight Stanley Cups was the Detroit Red Wings in 1997 and 1998. Other details were still being finalized Monday and will be announced later. In the previous campaign finals, they defeated San Jose Sharks, while this year they were battling against Nashville Predators , the team which appeared for the first time in history in the finals.

Business Brazilian president says he built warm ties with Putin
Author: 0 Brazilian president says he built warm ties with Putin

The newspaper said the operation, still in its early stages, had been signed off by Mr Obama and authorised USA agencies to carry out the orders, even during the new Trump administration. But eventually, some time after Trump's stunning election win, Obama settled on "a modest package" combining measures that had been drawn up to punish Russian Federation for other issues with economic sanctions "so narrowly targeted that even those who helped design them describe their impact as largely ...

Author: 0 Amazon buying Whole Foods: Bay Area shoppers react

Amazon is already nearly dominating retail - the company's market share of the USA retail sector a year ago was estimated at 34 percent, while Walmart came second with 5 percent, according to Needham & Company's research in April. Only expectedly so, as grocery stores in the last few years have been fighting online as well as overseas players coming into the industry. Groceries are already a fiercely competitive business, with low-priced rivals like Aldi putting pressure on traditional ...

Business Neighboring Arab Nations Slap Qatar With 13-Point List Of Demands
Author: 0 Neighboring Arab Nations Slap Qatar With 13-Point List Of Demands

As well as shutting down Al Jazeera , which Qatar has previously said it would not do, the boycotting five Arab countries also want it to cut diplomatic ties with Iran. The Muslim Brotherhood is not considered a terrorist organisation by England, by the United States and by most countries around the world. Complying would force Qatar to bring its policies in line with the regional vision of Saudi Arabia, the Middle East's biggest economy and gatekeeper of Qatar's only land border.

Author: 0 Arab States Send Qatar 13 Demands To End Crisis

Turkey has no intention of shutting down its brand new military base in Qatar , it said in a rejection of a demand about the small Gulf kingdom voiced by other Arab nations. beIN acquired Miramax in 2016. Turkish food Turkey has been supplying Qatar with food and other goods by air since the sanctions started, and dispatched its first ship carrying food this week, Reuters reports .

Author: 0 Which Analysts Are Watching United Utilities Group PLC (UUGRY)?

Deutsche Bank has "Buy" rating and GBX 315 target. RBC Capital Markets maintained Legal & General Group Plc (LON:LGEN) on Wednesday, April 20 with "Outperform" rating. 64,050 are owned by American Assets Advisers. Taurus Asset Management Llc sold 7,525 shares as Nike Inc (NKE)'s stock declined 8.78%. Credit Suisse Ag reported 763,616 shares.

Business New Home Sales Stateside Top Estimates
Author: 0 New Home Sales Stateside Top Estimates

Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development . On Wednesday, a separate report from the National Association of Realtors showed an unexpected rebound in existing home sales in the month of May. The median sale price for a new home sold in May was $345,800, the highest recorded for data dating back to 1963. U.S. stocks were trading modestly higher while prices of U.S.

Author: 0 Woodstock Corp Reduces Stake in Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)

Carlton Hofferkamp Jenks Wealth Management Limited Liability Corp reported 20,357 shares. Fort Point Capital Partners LLC now owns 6,730 shares of the company's stock valued at $795,000 after buying an additional 3,726 shares in the last quarter.

Business Noble Corporation (NYSE:NE) Quarterly Sales Review
Author: 0 Noble Corporation (NYSE:NE) Quarterly Sales Review

Now the P/E of Barnes & Noble, Inc. For fiscal year 2018, Barnes & Noble, Inc. expects comparable bookstore sales to decline in the low single digits and full year consolidated EBITDA to be approximately $180 million. Royce & Associates LP now owns 670,324 shares of the specialty retailer's stock worth $6,200,000 after buying an additional 374,400 shares in the last quarter.

Author: 0 Schlumberger Limited. (SLB) Analysts See $0.30 EPS

About 705,159 shares traded. Session activity on Schlumberger Limited (NYSE: SLB ) stock is placing it on today's most active list. It has underperformed by 20.00% the S&P500. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 20.00% EPS growth. 12,375 are owned by Fayerweather Charles. Sunoco Lp (NYSE:SUN) was raised too.

Business Intense fighting in Mosul as Iraqi forces close in on Islamic State
Author: 0 Intense fighting in Mosul as Iraqi forces close in on Islamic State

Army Colonel Ryan Dillon , spokesman for the U.S. -led worldwide coalition assisting in the Iraqi effort to defeat Islamic State , said Iraqi security forces were continuing to push into remaining ISIS-held territory", "There are two square kilometers left in West Mosul before the entire city is liberated", he told Reuters by phone.

Author: 0 Utah Senators Split On Republican Health Bill

The way Young sees it, McConnell's message to his party should be: "You're not all going to get what you want". In a departure from the version the House approved last month, which President Donald Trump privately called " mean ", the Senate plan would drop the House's waivers allowing states to let insurers boost premiums on some people with pre-existing conditions.

Business Pelosi defends leadership following special election loss
Author: 0 Pelosi defends leadership following special election loss

BENNETT: That political consolation prize doesn't sit very well with some of the party's rank-and-file members like Congressman Tim Ryan of OH who says coming close isn't good enough. Democratic Party divisions were on glaring display Wednesday as a special election loss in a wildly expensive Georgia House race left bitter lawmakers turning their anger on their own leaders.

Author: 0 US Financial CHOICE Act passes House of Representatives

The bill passed the House by a margin of 233-186. The bill aims to roll back some of the financial regulations enacted after the 2008 market crash, as Republicans say Dodd-Frank ended up ensnaring smaller banks who shouldn't be subjected to the same rules as major firms.

Author: 0 Patterson-UTI Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:PTEN) Under Analyst Spotlight

It has outperformed by 16.21% the S&P500. "( PTEN )" was first published by Stock Observer and is owned by of Stock Observer. The Aqr Capital Management Llc holds 657,351 shares with $52.81 million value, down from 661,804 last quarter. The firm has "Outperform" rating given on Tuesday , August 18 by Cowen & Co. Given the importance of identifying companies that will ensue earnings per share at tall rate, we later obsession to umpire how to identify which companies will achieve high ...

Author: 0 Saudi Arabia's Mohammed bin Salman appointed Crown Prince: SPA

The King Salman , 81, is reportedly not in the best of health. This week King Salman made him crown prince, supplanting his vastly more experienced cousin Mohammed bin Nayef . "This all changed when Trump came to power", he said. The Prime Minister said Pakistan and Saudi Arabia are bound together by a common faith, shared values, and joint aspirations for the future of the Ummah.

Business Manhunt continues against gunmen who storm S. Philippine villages, classes suspended
Author: 0 Manhunt continues against gunmen who storm S. Philippine villages, classes suspended

A police report said about 300 armed men, among them members of the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF), stormed the school on Mindanao island early on Wednesday. Padilla then confirmed militants had taken over the school, and said the military would seek to broker a solution. Rebel spokesman Abu Misry Mamah acknowledged in a radio interview that his group staged the attack, but said they only took hold of some villagers to protect them during the gunbattle.

Business Are Institutions Seeing Upside To Physicians Realty Trust (NYSE:DOC)?
Author: 0 Are Institutions Seeing Upside To Physicians Realty Trust (NYSE:DOC)?

It has outperformed by 7.20% the S&P500. Analysts await 1-800-Flowers.Com Inc (NASDAQ:FLWS) to report earnings on August, 24. Shares were recently seen at the 4.77 level, which is now 0.42% away from the 52-week low price. Jpmorgan Chase & has invested 0% in Aerie Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:AERI). Gabelli Funds Ltd Liability Corp invested in 0.02% or 275,000 shares. Fiduciary holds 0.04% or 8,516 shares.

Author: 0 Trump Says He Did Not Tape Conversations With Former FBI Head Comey

Jordan's comments came after Trump posted a two-part tweet regarding tapes of conversations with Comey, who wrote memos detailing his talks with Trump and testified that he was eager to hear if such tapes existed. The two officials said they were surprised at Trump's suggestion and found their interactions with him odd and uncomfortable, but they did not act on the president's requests, CNN reported , citing sources familiar with their accounts.

Business US Stocks Fall At Open
Author: 0 US Stocks Fall At Open

On Wall Street , stocks closed mixed on Wednesday as traders expressed some uncertainty about the near-term outlook for the markets following the recent record highs for the Dow and the S&P 500. crude rose 63 cents, or 1.5 percent, to $43.16 per barrel. Energy stocks bore the brunt for a second straight day, and those in the S&P 500 fell 0.9 percent, a day after losing 1.2 percent.

Business Earnings at the Forefront For Carnival plc
Author: 0 Earnings at the Forefront For Carnival plc

Suntrust Banks Inc holds 12.07% of its portfolio in Carnival Corp for 38.56 million shares. A variety of initiatives will drive future growth, according to Carnival Corporation's president and CEO Arnold Donald , speaking on the company's 2017 Q2 earnings call.

Author: 0 Brokerages Anticipate Office Depot, Inc

The other 2, though not evenly; between analysts who think you should buy Office Depot, Inc. Paragon Capital Management Ltd purchased a new stake in shares of Office Depot during the first quarter valued at approximately $171,000. The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Thursday, June 15th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, May 25th will be given a $0.025 dividend.

Author: 0 Exxon Mobil Corporation Sees Unusually High Options Volume (XOM)

It has underperformed by 81.97% the S&P500. Signature Estate & Investment Advisors Llc decreased Exxon Mobil Corp ( XOM ) stake by 60.21% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. The firm has "Neutral" rating by UBS given on Monday, May 2. The firm has "Buy" rating by Compass Point given on Wednesday, October 28. Scotiabank set a $86.00 target price on Exxon Mobil Corporation and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a report on Saturday, June 17th.

Business PGA Tournament Predictions: Travelers Championship 6/21/17
Author: 0 PGA Tournament Predictions: Travelers Championship 6/21/17

Northern Irishman McIlroy, who also missed the cut last week at Erin Hills in his first event back from a month-long layoff with a niggling rib problem, will be making his CT debut on a par-70 layout that should suit his style of play. The fact that Huh is contributing to two organizations so entrenched in the Travelers Championship was a gesture much appreciated by tournament organizers.

Author: 0 Shire PLC (SHP) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Deutsche Bank AG

Cetera Advsr Ltd invested in 0.02% or 2,815 shares. Alliancebernstein LP holds 0.02% or 571,644 shares in its portfolio. Lpl Finance Ltd Limited Liability Company holds 0.01% of its portfolio in 3D Systems Corporation (NYSE:DDD) for 50,415 shares.

Business Fire Extinguishing System Market Research Report 2017 to 2022
Author: 0 Fire Extinguishing System Market Research Report 2017 to 2022

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Business Toshiba delays results again citing USA nuclear unit
Author: 0 Toshiba delays results again citing USA nuclear unit

The company said it has received approval from the finance ministry for an extension to August 10, but does not "anticipate any possibility of major changes" to its financial results as result of the latest delay. " Toshiba Corporation continues to ignore both SanDisk's consent rights and the dual-track legal process now underway", WDC said in a statement late Tuesday in San Jose, Ca.

Business Eurozone economy enjoyed 'best quarter in over 6 years'
Author: 0 Eurozone economy enjoyed 'best quarter in over 6 years'

Separate figures for Germany and France showed that manufacturing was also the stronger performing sector in June, with services activity slowing in both countries. Scheduled for release later in the session, IHS Markit was also due to release its United States factory sector PMI for June at 1445 BST, followed by new home sales data from the Commerce Department at 1500 BST.

Business Ireland elects first gay Prime Minister Leo Varadkar
Author: 0 Ireland elects first gay Prime Minister Leo Varadkar

Speaking to The University Times by email , last year's President of Trinity Young Fine Gael, Alan Harney, said: "As a former chairperson of Trinity Young Fine Gael, Leo Varadkar's election as Taoiseach is a great day for the branch".

Business Hain Celestial says accounting review reveals no changes
Author: 0 Hain Celestial says accounting review reveals no changes

The company's stock had a trading volume of 163,389 shares. "We thank Pat for all his contributions to Hain Celestial over the past eight years from worldwide financial reporting to strategic initiatives, including productivity, and we wish him well in all his future endeavors", concluded Irwin Simon.

Author: 0 Trump on Jeh Johnson testimony

If you're talking about a presidential election, you have an unprecedented matter of cyber hacking, an adversary from my point of view, and they would not accept all the help they could be given, especially-it sounds as if-not that you would be part-it sounds like a Republican administration trying to intrude into the DNC.

Author: 0 Share Activity Lifted for Expedia Inc (EXPE) in Session

The correct version of this news story can be read at https://transcriptdaily.com/2017/06/23/q2-2017-earnings-estimate-for-new-residential-investment-corp-issued-by-wedbush-nrz.html. (NYSE:NRZ) versus those who think you should sell it. Bnp Paribas Arbitrage reported 168,346 shares. 07/16/2015 - New Residential Investment Corp. had its "buy" rating reiterated by analysts at UBS.

Author: 0 Accenture Q3 Earnings In-Line, Revenue Edges Views

The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital on Monday, September 21 with "Equal-Weight". Several other research firms have also commented on ACN. Monness Crespi downgraded the stock to "Neutral" rating in Tuesday, February 21 report. holds 13.05% of its portfolio in Accenture Plc for 20,000 shares. Pillar Pacific Capital Management Llc decreased its stake in Goldman Sachs Group Inc (GS) by 6.77% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC.

Author: 0 Crude drifts a tad weaker in Asia ahead of USA rig count

It seems that oil inventories are particularly unpredictable as of late, with last week, the API and EIA reporting remarkably disparate figures in the amount of crude oil inventory movement-a 7.9-million-barrel discrepancy between the two that fanned the flames of an already shaky market .

Business Protesters gather in front of Mitch McConnell's office for 'die
Author: 0 Protesters gather in front of Mitch McConnell's office for 'die

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , R-Ky., has pledged to hold a vote on the Senate bill before the chamber adjourns for the July 4 recess. "My sense is in the discussion about health care, three things have gotten huge attention: jeopardizing the status of people with pre-existing conditions; the number of Americans that would lose health care, the millions; and premium effects, especially on seniors", Kaine said Thursday .

Business Tropical Storm Cindy makes landfall with maximum sustained winds near 40 mph
Author: 0 Tropical Storm Cindy makes landfall with maximum sustained winds near 40 mph

The agency is predicting maximum sustained wind speeds of close to 40 mph and says "tropical-storm-force winds" will extend around the center of the storm by as many as 70 miles to the southeast and southwest of the storm's center. Cindy is expected to produce 3 to 6 inches of rain, with as much as 12 inches in some places, through Friday morning, the hurricane center said. On Wednesday morning, Louisiana Gov.

Business India converges to celebrate Int'l Yoga Day
Author: 0 India converges to celebrate Int'l Yoga Day

The UN General Assembly had made a declaration in December 2014 that every June 21 would be observed as International Day of Yoga. One could spot a celeb here and a politician there, an athlete stretching or a yoga enthusiast enjoying doing some of the trickiest asanas all over the country! The Indian embassy termed the event as a cultural milestone in which the ancient Indian art was performed atop the Chinese marvel.

Business At least four killed in San Francisco UPS facility shooting
Author: 0 At least four killed in San Francisco UPS facility shooting

Two other victims were taken to a hospital, police said. Local media quoted witnesses within the warehouse at the time of the incident as saying that the gunman went in through the front entrance and started shooting, without saying anything - once at the back of a victim and then at the heads of some others.

Business Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Rating Reiterated by Wedbush
Author: 0 Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Rating Reiterated by Wedbush

The Missouri-based Ent Financial Svcs has invested 0.14% in Amazon .com, Inc. Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) distance from 50-day simple moving average (SMA50) is 5.06%. On average, analysts anticipate that Amazon.com will post $6.68 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. They expect $1.41 earnings per share, down 20.79 % or $0.37 from last year's $1.78 per share.

Business Bruins to open at home vs. Preds
Author: 0 Bruins to open at home vs. Preds

Penguins superstar Sidney Crosby led his team to postseason series victories over the Columbus Blue Jackets , Washington Capitals and Ottawa Senators before a six-game triumph over the Nashville Predators in the Stanley Cup final.

Business China's authorities tighten noose around online video content
Author: 0 China's authorities tighten noose around online video content

China's broadcasting regulator ordered Weibo Corp. and two other internet media firms to halt video and audio webcasting, accusing them of operating without a license and disseminating opinions potentially harmful to social stability. "The regulation will not shut down all their video content, but only to better regulate the Internet and further promote the country's reform". Sina Weibo shares fell 6.1 per cent on the Nasdaq market and shares of Sina fell 4.8 per cent.