• Oil slips as data points to fast-growing supply
Oil slips as data points to fast-growing supply

Oil prices on Friday bounced up off the year's lows as some producers reduced exports and USA rig additions slowed, but the rebound was modest and crude posted its fourth weekly decline on persistent concerns about global oversupply. Opec and its allies have promised to restrict output until at least the end of the first quarter of 2018 to try t...

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  • SMMT calls for interim trade agreements with European Union as Brexit talks begin
SMMT calls for interim trade agreements with European Union as Brexit talks begin

Formal talks over Britain's withdrawal from the European Union began in Brussels yesterday, and are expected to take up to two years to complete. Mike Hawes, chief executive of the SMMT, said: "We accept that we are leaving the European Union and we share the desire for that departure to be a success.

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  • Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd.
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd.

Credit Suisse Group downgraded shares of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company from an "outperform" rating to a "neutral" rating in a report on Monday, May 15th. Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is now 34.56%. The company had revenue of $233.91 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2...

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  • Centrica PLC (CNA) Earns
Centrica PLC (CNA) Earns "Sell" Rating from Deutsche Bank AG

The shares were bought at an average cost of GBX 301 ($3.81) per share, with a total value of £34,615 ($43,788.74). Lowes Cos Inc now has $67.41B valuation. The stock has "Neutral" rating by Citigroup on Friday, May 6. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Tuesday, September 15 by Jefferies. The company was maintained on Friday, August 12 by Deutsche ...

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  • CNN's Jake Tapper Is Confused As Hell During Interview With Trump's Lawyer
CNN's Jake Tapper Is Confused As Hell During Interview With Trump's Lawyer

American Lawyer magazine wrote at the time that Sekulow was "rude and aggressive" and "so nervous that at times he appeared almost out of control". "He's being investigated for taking the action that the attorney general and deputy attorney general recommended him to take by the agency who recommended the terminations!" In response , Sekulow ...

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  • Trump Attorney: The President Is Not Under Investigation
Trump Attorney: The President Is Not Under Investigation

I guess the logic to wait to later in the year, if you assumed sanctions moderation, was that Russian Federation would benefit from yield compression as a result. President Trump's lawyer pushing back from Trump's tweet Friday saying "I am being investigated for firing the Federal Bureau of Investigation director, witch hunt".

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  • Ashtead Group plc (AHT) Rating Reiterated by JP Morgan Chase & Co
Ashtead Group plc (AHT) Rating Reiterated by JP Morgan Chase & Co

BNP Paribas maintained it with "Underperform" rating and GBX 300 target in Monday, October 17 report. As per Thursday, June 1, the company rating was maintained by Canaccord Genuity. The rating was initiated by RBC Capital Markets on Monday, June 20 with "Outperform". In related news, insider Julie Brown acquired 9,621 shares of Burberry Group pl...

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  • Iomart Group Plc (IOM) PT Raised to GBX 388
Iomart Group Plc (IOM) PT Raised to GBX 388

Investors often have to decide how aggressive they are going to be in the stock market. On Monday, May 15 the stock rating was downgraded by Evercore to "In-Line". The stock decreased 0.50% or $0.15 on June 16, reaching $29.8. (NASDAQ:ADSK) has risen 91.08% since June 19, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 1.07% the S&P500.

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  • Time Warner will create new shows just for Snapchat
Time Warner will create new shows just for Snapchat

Credit Suisse Ag invested in 6,493 shares or 0% of the stock. (NYSE:EBF) to report earnings on June, 26. The Solaris Asset Management Llc holds 38,500 shares with $3.72M value, down from 43,790 last quarter. Let's take a look at how the stock has been performing recently. The company was downgraded on Monday, October 17 by Wedbush. JP Morgan main...

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  • Silvana Tenreyro to replace Kristin Forbes on MPC
Silvana Tenreyro to replace Kristin Forbes on MPC

She specialised in Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics and has taught these subjects at the LSE since 2004. She replaces Kristin Forbes , the American economist who leaves the MPC this month. "My pessimism regarding Brexit has not moved much: I think it will have a negative impact on the United Kingdom economy and Europe more generally", Ten...

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  • Escaped Georgia inmates captured thanks to the aid of armed citizens
Escaped Georgia inmates captured thanks to the aid of armed citizens

Rutherford County Sheriff Michael Fitzhugh said the suspects fired shots, striking several cruisers, but his deputies weren't hit and didn't return fire to avoid endangering other motorists. Billue was a 10-year veteran of the Department of Corrections. Lee County Sheriff Jay Jones emphasized that the report of local whereabouts was unconfirmed...

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  • China stocks slip ahead of MSCI decision, liquidity concerns linger
China stocks slip ahead of MSCI decision, liquidity concerns linger

But if MSCI again rejects inclusion, the impact on Chinese markets "could be rather limited", he said. SHANGHAI stocks rose yesterday as liquidity concerns were eased after the central bank injected funds via open market operations. China's securities regulator vowed last week to stick to capital market reforms regardless of whether the coun...

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  • Banks under threat: Barclays Africa bleeds on Public Protector's SARB call
Banks under threat: Barclays Africa bleeds on Public Protector's SARB call

That phrase has been central to South African monetary policy since the end of white-minority rule in 1994. "The customer debt write-offs that would result from the Reserve Bank's intervention were taken into account in determining the price Absa should pay to buy Bankorp".

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  • USA Intends to Re-establish Military Communication with Russian Federation
USA Intends to Re-establish Military Communication with Russian Federation

And the US backs opposition groups there. Since then, the United States has repeatedly struck Iranian-backed militia and last week even shot down a drone threatening US -led coalition forces. Syria attacks America's allies against Islamic State militants. Moscow has only once before suspended the hotline, which was established in October 20...

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  • Bank of England chief downplays chance of interest rate hike
Bank of England chief downplays chance of interest rate hike

Sterling dropped against the dollar and was at $1.2673 as of 8:39 a.m. London time, down 0.5 percent on the day. The pound's depreciation since the June 2016 vote to leave the European Union has pushed up import prices and inflation. In his speech, Mr. "Excessive trade and current account imbalances are now politically as well as economicall...

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  • San Francisco shooting: UPS employee opens fire at co-workers, kills three
San Francisco shooting: UPS employee opens fire at co-workers, kills three

Police confirmed on Twitter that a shooting had occurred Wednesday morning in the city's Potrero Hill neighborhood. The company told the Associated Press an employee opened fire in the facility before drivers were sent out for their daily deliveries.

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  • William Hill plc's (WMH)
William Hill plc's (WMH) "Hold" Rating Reiterated at Shore Capital

Barclays Capital maintained Auto Trader Group PLC (LON:AUTO) rating on Monday, November 14. The stock has an average rating of Hold and an average price target of GBX 2,377.52 ($30.08). Investors sentiment decreased to 1.7 in 2016 Q4. They expect $1.12 EPS, up 19.15% or $0.18 from last year's $0.94 per share. It improved, as 38 investors sold BLK s...

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  • Brexit Secretary David Davis targeting a 'deal like no other in history'
Brexit Secretary David Davis targeting a 'deal like no other in history'

He also said that a timetable for Brexit would be outlined in the talks on Monday. A key issue he did not mention was the EU's bill for Britain to leave, which Brussels estimates at a colossal 100 billion euros. But the disastrous outcome of the June 8 snap election, which left her without a majority in the House of Commons , has raised doub...

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  • Markets muted as Fed hikes rate by 25 bps
Markets muted as Fed hikes rate by 25 bps

Previously, Head of the Central Bank of Azerbaijan (CBA) Elman Rustamov said that increase in the key interest rate of the U.S. Federal Reserve System will not have a strong impact on the financial market of Azerbaijan and the manat rate.

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  • Foreign investors bet billions on China blue-chips joining MSCI index
Foreign investors bet billions on China blue-chips joining MSCI index

Since all of these funds do not passively follow the MSCI Emerging Markets Index , it is hard to estimate how many of these assets will be reallocated to Chinese A-shares once they are a part of the index. The views expressed are the views of the author, not necessarily those of Thomson Reuters. Therefore, I do not expect a large market impact...

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