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May 25 2017

M&S profits dive by almost two-thirds as clothing sales slide

Mr Rowe had previously warned that his restructuring plans would impact short-term profit. This was largely driven by an increase in IT related operating costs includin...

May 25 2017

Do Institutional Investors Love Agree Realty Corp (NYSE:ADC)?

Kimco Realty Corporation is a self-administered real estate investment trust. The firm had revenue of $298.03 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate ...

May 25 2017

Gas price stability leads to record travel level for Memorial Day weekend

An increase is expected in other modes of travel, too. When travelers arrive at their destinations this holiday weekend, they'll also be paying more for a place to stay...

May 25 2017

Are Analysts Bearish Navios Maritime Holdings Inc. (NYSE:NM) After Last Week?

The business is scheduled to announce its next earnings report on Wednesday, May 24th. Analysts expect Fenix Parts Inc (NASDAQ:FENX) to report $-0.01 EPS on June, 27. R...

May 25 2017

BOND REPORT: Treasury Yields Slump After Fed Minutes Show Balance Sheet Talk

The Federal Reserve will nearly certainly take steps to start reducing its $4.5 trillion balance sheet later this year. During the meeting, Fed officials also discuss...

May 25 2017

Venezuelan president compares treatment of officials overseas to Nazi persecution

Uruguay's United Nations ambassador, Elbio Rosselli, this month's council president, said his government favors a regional approach and is working with many other count...

May 24 2017

Snapchat lost $2.2 billion last quarter

Net loss rose from $104.6 million to $2.2 billion, which is thought to have been because of costs associated with the March IPO . Since then, the company has been trying...

May 24 2017

No More Delay for DOL Rule

Acosta didn't rule out further review of the rule, however, noting that, "The Labor Department has concluded that it is necessary to seek additional public input on t...

May 24 2017

Spacewalking astronauts tackle urgent station repairs

NASA said the space feat will be live streamed on its NASA Television and NASA website from 6:30 a.m. EDT. Three days earlier a critical relay box had suddenly stoppe...

May 24 2017

Indo-Africa collaborates for development

Ticad is a platform set up in 1993 to boost relations between the Asian giant and Africa in the wake of competition to tighten ties from the West and other Asian countr...

May 24 2017

Senate considers holding Michael Flynn in contempt

His attorney wrote to the committee that "the context in which the Committee has called for General Flynn's testimonial production of documents makes clear that he has m...

May 24 2017

New Home Sales Drop

Census Bureau and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. "Despite some slowness this month, total new home sales in 2017 are up more than 11% from this t...

May 24 2017

The Case for and Against PennTex Midstream Partners, LP (PTXP)

It has outperformed by 25.59% the S&P500. ( NYSE :CIE) trades at $0.28 having a market capitalization of $124.1 million. Another critical number in evaluating a stock i...

May 23 2017

Sensex Rises 106 Points; Second-line Stocks Suffer Heavy Selling

At 3 PM, the S&P BSE Sensex is trading at 30,582 up 117 points, while NSE Nifty is trading at 9438 up 10 points. "FMCG sector stocks witnessed strong buying support, le...

May 23 2017

German foreign minister calls for Greek debt relief

A spokeswoman for the conservative-led finance ministry added that everybody wanted a solution "in the interest of Greece", adding it was up euro zone finance ministers t...

May 22 2017

Britain says it's a natural partner for China's new Silk Road

Mr Xi reiterated that the initiative is an "open and inclusive platform for development", adding: "We will not base cooperation on ideological ground, nor will we pursue ...

May 22 2017

Wal-Mart's quarterly sales beat Wall Street's expectations

Revenues were up 1.4% at $117.5bn. Wal-Mart said US same-store sales rose by 1.4 percent, with USA e-commerce sales up 63 percent. Quarterly revenue rose 1.4 per cent...

May 22 2017

Chaffetz to resign, raising doubts about Trump probe

Mr. Chaffetz's departure casts uncertainty into what is next for the committee's investigations. Legislators want to hash out the rules of a replacement election in a s...

May 22 2017

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

Last November, the WHO had lifted its own worldwide health emergency status for Zika. "We know nothing about it but of course we want to know how they hacked into very ...

May 22 2017

Trump denies telling Comey to back off, bashes former Federal Bureau of Investigation director

And asked if Lieberman, the Democrat-turned-independent senator from CT was his top pick, Trump said yes. John Cornyn of Texas, both Republicans; Alice Fisher, the former...