• Fed's Yellen: Further Gradual Interest Rates Increases Likely Warranted
Fed's Yellen: Further Gradual Interest Rates Increases Likely Warranted

The Australian dollar was also up against the USA dollar, to last trade at $0.7645. Yellen gives a semi-annual testimony before Congress Wednesday and Thursday, a week after rhetoric from a trio of officials including Yellen suggested the Fed is growing uncomfortable with elevated equity valuations and persistently low Treasury yields.

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  • Xiaomi launches new variant of Mi Note 2 with 6GB RAM
Xiaomi launches new variant of Mi Note 2 with 6GB RAM

As reported earlier, Xiaomi is working to introduce its third brand after Redmi and Mi. In just 30 days, the company sold 1 million units of Redmi 4 smartphones. Xiaomi Mi Note 2 comes with a touchscreen display of 5.70 inches and has a resolution of 1080×1920 pixels. The Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 price in India starts at Rs.

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  • Russian security firm Kaspersky denies spy agency work
Russian security firm Kaspersky denies spy agency work

But one senior US intelligence official said the fact that the USA government was considering the drastic step of removing Kaspersky Lab from the GSA's list of approved vendors shows that such concerns are "nontrivial". The statement adds that the company feels it's "caught in the middle of a geopolitical fight where each side is attempting to us...

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  • Australian plane passenger checks in can of beer!
Australian plane passenger checks in can of beer!

Stinson had taken a Qantas Airways flight from Melbourne to Perth , a few days ago. He told the Daily Mail he was thrilled to see his trusty can of " Emu Export " arrive at baggage claim. Making sure your checked-in luggage is under a flight's weight limit can be one of the biggest headaches when travelling by air - but not for one beer-lo...

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  • Students Get Free Beats Headphones On MacBook And iPad Purchase
Students Get Free Beats Headphones On MacBook And iPad Purchase

All they have to do is purchase a new MacBook or iPad Pro from the company. That means Beats X buds will be free, but you'll need to pony up an extra $50 to get a pair of Powerbeats3 earphones or $150 for a pair of Solo3 cans. Mac or Eligible iPad with a pair of Beats Solo3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones, Powerbeats3 Wireless Earphones, or BeatsX Earph...

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  • Your Guide to the Bank of Canada's Bellwether Rate Decision
Your Guide to the Bank of Canada's Bellwether Rate Decision

The interest rate hike is bound to increase the costs of mortgages, home equity lines of credit and other loans linked to the big bank prime rates. Although inflation has not yet picked up in Canada, which is usually a precondition of higher interest rates, the Bank of Canada feels that will not last long.and the strong economic activity of the...

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  • NRG Energy, Inc. (NRG) Lifted to Strong-Buy at ValuEngine
NRG Energy, Inc. (NRG) Lifted to Strong-Buy at ValuEngine

The company is expected to announce its next earnings report on Tuesday, August 8th. The analysts estimated EPS for the higher end at 1.71 and lower end at 0.68 while the year ago reported earnings per share was 0.41. Janus Capital Management LLC now owns 28,600 shares of the utilities provider's stock worth $506,000 after buying an additional 1,90...

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  • Arrests made over 100 kg gold coin robbery in Berlin
Arrests made over 100 kg gold coin robbery in Berlin

The Berlin police did not release a statement as to the whereabouts of the gold coin at this time. According to the police representative, there was first evidence that the coin, named "Big Maple Leaf" could have been melted down in the jeweler's store that was searched.

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  • Wal-Mart Stores (NYSE:WMT) Given Media Sentiment Score of 0.19
Wal-Mart Stores (NYSE:WMT) Given Media Sentiment Score of 0.19

The company has a market cap of $16.54B and its 12 month revenue was nearly $11.73B. The stock rose 0.04% or $0.03 reaching $73.5 per share. In current trading day Expedia, Inc. WALTON ALICE L had sold 2.58 million shares worth $202.63 million on Monday, May 22. Gearhart Jeffrey J had sold 11,104 shares worth $868,299. Levy Harkins & Company Inc a...

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  • Sensex climbs 31700 mark for first time in stock market history
Sensex climbs 31700 mark for first time in stock market history

Bloomberg quoted Ashish Chauhan, CEO of BSE as saying that the trading volume on BSE jumped almost 250% after the glitch hit NSE. It had to be shut down for three hours and was only able to resume trade after 12:30 am. However, by the time trading closed for the day, the gains had pared as Sensex had gained 0.1 per cent per cent while Nifty ...

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  • Sanchez Energy Corporation (NYSE:SN) Bonds Trading 4.8% Lower
Sanchez Energy Corporation (NYSE:SN) Bonds Trading 4.8% Lower

Analyst mean recommendation rating on a stock by the analyst community is at 2.20. Renaissance Technologies LLC owned approximately 2.96% of Sanchez Energy Corporation worth $16,844,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. If you are accessing this news story on another publication, it was illegally copied and republished in violation of Unit...

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  • RBS pays £4.2bn to settle United States mis-selling case
RBS pays £4.2bn to settle United States mis-selling case

In January this year RBS revealed it had almost doubled provisions to cover litigation related to mortgage back-securities to £3.1 billion. The bank didn't give any indication of when it might settle the investigation, although it said it may need to make "substantial" fresh provisions for the case.

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  • Featured Stock to See: NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA)
Featured Stock to See: NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA)

The stock declined 0.07% or $0.11 reaching $153.59 per share. That could lead to $0.35 to $0.65 in incremental EPS. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. The company was downgraded on Wednesday, September 7 by Raymond James. Since January 12, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 14 insider sales for $76.57 million activity.

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  • Which Analysts Are Watching Bank Of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC)?
Which Analysts Are Watching Bank Of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC)?

About shares traded. RSP Permian Inc (NYSE:RSPP) has risen 25.82% since July 12, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 41.94% the S&P500. Magnetar Ltd Liability Corporation reported 897,541 shares or 0.27% of all its holdings. BAC's profit would be $4.79B giving it 12.81 P/E if the $0.48 EPS is correct. That value represents a market adjus...

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  • The Weatherford International PLC (WFT) - Research Analysts' Weekly Ratings Updates
The Weatherford International PLC (WFT) - Research Analysts' Weekly Ratings Updates

The stock showed weekly downbeat performance of -2.14%, which was maintained for the month at -1.08%. Its last month's stock price volatility remained 4.55% which for the week stands at 3.51%. To make a proper assessment, investors seek a sound estimate of this year's and next year's earnings per share (EPS), as well as a strong sense of how much t...

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  • Priyanka Chopra is playing a yoga ambassador in her third Hollywood film
Priyanka Chopra is playing a yoga ambassador in her third Hollywood film

While we are missing her here, it's also good to see that she has signed two new movies there. Now the actress is all set for her third Hollywood project, 'Isn't It Romantic' with Rebel Wilson, Adam Devine and Liam Hemsworth. Now, Priyanka Chopra recently shared yet another blast from the past in which she is seen spending some special time w...

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  • Manny Pacquiao still refuses to accept Jeff Horn decision
Manny Pacquiao still refuses to accept Jeff Horn decision

Over the weekend, Pacquiao gave another reason on why he continues to fight by way of a video of him handing doleouts to people while on vacation after the loss to Horn. Former schoolteacher Horn, who improved his record to 17-0-1 after the win over the eight-division world champion, said he felt vindicated after the WBO's statement.

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  • Gymboree closing 3 SC stores under bankruptcy plan
Gymboree closing 3 SC stores under bankruptcy plan

After the closings, Gymboree will have more than 900 locations, including six in SC. View the full list of stores closing nationwide here. Just one of the companys Central Valley stores is to be closed: a insane 8 store in the Chico Mall.

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  • Sabre Lodging System Hack Impacts Four Seasons Hotel Guests
Sabre Lodging System Hack Impacts Four Seasons Hotel Guests

The latest breach comes months after the Trump organization was forced to pay $50,000 to NY state after it failed to notify customers immediately after data breaches in 2015 led to the theft of at least 70,000 credit card numbers and 300 Social Security numbers.

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  • Supreme Court Declares Makarfi Committee Legal
Supreme Court Declares Makarfi Committee Legal

The apex court also held that the National Convention of the PDP held on May twenty-one, 2016 rightly and constitutionally removed Ali Modu Sheriff . Wale Oladipo who acted as National Secretary of the party under him. In May 2017, the court had struck out an appeal by Sheriff to prevent it from hearing Makarfi's appeal which he filed after ...

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