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Finance Cohn to Remain in White House
Author: 0 Cohn to Remain in White House

The White House denied this was happening, and Cohn (as of the time this post was written) was still in. But you won't get the White House to admit it. Some said they hoped that Trump would have a better chance of running a functional government if surrounded by professionals. He was not a natural fit to be Trump's top economic adviser because of his ties to Wall Street and New York Democrats, but Trump saw him as incredibly successful and a financial market "genius" who brought ...

Finance Under Armour CEO Resigns From Pres. Trump's Manufacturing Council
Author: 0 Under Armour CEO Resigns From Pres. Trump's Manufacturing Council

Earlier in the day, Merck & Co. Just last month he called Frazier a "business genius" and "one of the great, great leaders of business". Plank praised Trump's pro-business mentality and support of manufacturing as "a real asset to this country" in February, but many of his athlete clients pilloried him for siding with the divisive Republican president.

Finance Adam Cole Sighted With NXT Talent At Orlando Airport
Author: 0 Adam Cole Sighted With NXT Talent At Orlando Airport

It's the biggest spot for McIntyre since he returned to WWE earlier this year. Finally, we have NXT Champion Bobby Roode vs. Asuka will also put her now-500+ day long NXT Women's Championship reign on the line as she again faces off with Ember Moon .

Finance Two State Troopers Shot in Western Pennsylvania
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The second trooper, who was shot in the hand, has since been treated and released. They said the officers met Belsar outside the Stop 'n Save in Fairchance, about 52 miles (84 kilometers) south of Pittsburgh, and identified themselves as police officers.

Finance Under fire from GOP, Trump digs in on Confederate icons
Author: 0 Under fire from GOP, Trump digs in on Confederate icons

Do we need to give you a history lesson?? In interviews this week before his resignation was announced Friday, White House strategist Steve Bannon gleefully suggested Democrats are falling into a trap. The president unloaded on two Republican senators , Lindsey Graham of SC and Jeff Flake of Arizona, for different reasons. The clinic's chief executive, Toby Cosgrove, was a member of a one of the two councils that disbanded on Wednesday.

Author: 0 Investors Must See - Discovery Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:DISCK)

Network Science Channel ( Nasdaq: "DISCA ) to Ring ..." published on August 16, 2017 as well as Reuters.com's news article titled: "BRIEF-Discovery Communications Inc says on August 11, 2017 its unit entered ..." with publication date: "August 14, 2017.

Author: 0 Revision in Analysts' Earnings Estimates: Pioneer Natural Resources Company (PXD)

Pioneer Natural Resources Co (Prn) (Call) now has $22.85B valuation. The stock rose 0.39% or $0.51 reaching $131.78. During the session shares traded on below-average volume. Since February 27, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 8 insider sales for $4.33 million activity. It dived, as 55 investors sold SE shares while 315 reduced holdings.

Finance Cumbria's freak weather blamed on Hurricane Gert
Author: 0 Cumbria's freak weather blamed on Hurricane Gert

That would make it the hottest day of August, which has so far been a washout . While it is set to be warm, it won't be too sunny - conditions are instead inspected to be humid and cloudy. But temperatures in the south east could reach 27C on Monday. When asked if hurricanes are typical on the British coast, Mr Madge replied: "Yes they are, but we are not going to see hurricanes in full force, but rather the influence of hurricanes".

Author: 0 Fifth leader resigns from Trump's manufacturing council

But McMillon, whose business has customers on all sides of the political spectrum, plans to stay on a separate Trump advisory panel and said that the president's follow-up remarks on Monday that named white supremacists were a step in the right direction.

Author: 0 Another CEO quits Trump council

August 14: Merck's Frazier quit the manufacturing group after Trump responded to the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia , with a statement that condemned hatred, bigotry and violence "on many sides". Among those who've left are the chief executives for Merck, Under Armour and Intel and the president of the Alliance for American Manufacturing. Tesla CEO Elon Musk resigned from the manufacturing council in June, and two other advisory groups to the president, after the US ...

Finance Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) Given Hold Rating at Credit Suisse Group
Author: 0 Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) Given Hold Rating at Credit Suisse Group

The stock rose 0.13% or $0.1 reaching $79.8. Cetera Investment Advisers bolstered its position by buying 4,130 shares an increase of 23.5% in the quarter. Glenmede Na reported 785,237 shares. The Massachusetts-based Delphi Management Inc Ma has invested 0.76% in the stock. Farmers & Merchants Investments invested in 103 shares.

Finance Alaska's unemployment rate unchanged at 6.7 percent, analysts report
Author: 0 Alaska's unemployment rate unchanged at 6.7 percent, analysts report

A new jobs report said San Diego's unemployment rate grew past the national average last month while the local labor force also grew. It has risen 1.7 percentage points, from 55.4 percent in January to 57.1 percent in July, Pakko said. This seasonal economy can lead to wide fluctuations in employment levels from month to month, Weaver said, but the year-over trend is what gives a better picture of the overall job market.

Finance Lawsuit claims Poland Spring is committing 'colossal fraud'
Author: 0 Lawsuit claims Poland Spring is committing 'colossal fraud'

Turns out, consumers may have a have reason to be concerned. The bottled water is marketed as "100% natural spring water", but 11 consumers who filed a suit in CT district court claim the Nestle has been "breaching and exploiting its customers' trust to reap massive undue sales and profits".

Finance SunTrust Banks Weighs in on Amazon.com, Inc.'s Q3 2017 Earnings
Author: 0 SunTrust Banks Weighs in on Amazon.com, Inc.'s Q3 2017 Earnings

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN ) has risen 37.41% since August 18, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 20.71% the S&P500. ( AMZN ) stake by 18.95% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. (NASDAQ: AMZN ) for 41,622 shares. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have assigned a hold rating, forty-four have given a buy rating and two have given a strong buy rating to the stock.

Finance Noble Midstream Partners LP (:NBLX)
Author: 0 Noble Midstream Partners LP (:NBLX)

The company posted earnings of $619.40 M for the period end, compared to analysts' anticipations of $561.70 M. for the same period in the previous fiscal year, firm posted $0.82 EPS. On Thursday, May 12 the stock rating was maintained by Goldman Sachs with "Neutral". The firm has "Equal-Weight" rating given on Wednesday, May 3 by First Analysis.

Finance New 'Game of Thrones' leak hits season seven
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Episode six is due to air on Sunday. The full episode is reportedly available on torrent. HBO says it is investigating another hack where the company's Twitter and Facebook accounts were compromised overnight. Four people have been arrested in India for leaking an episode from HBO's Game of Thrones television series before it was aired in the country, police said on Monday.

Finance Korea, US hold phone talks to discuss alliance, NK issues
Author: 0 Korea, US hold phone talks to discuss alliance, NK issues

South Koreans are waiting to see what President Moon Jae-in will say during his Liberation Day address on August 15. Dunford agreed that the recent series of missile provocation by North Korea led to grave security situations on the peninsula, saying no change was made in the U.S.

Finance Oil Steady as High US Output Balances Crude Stock Draw
Author: 0 Oil Steady as High US Output Balances Crude Stock Draw

Benchmark Brent crude futures were fetching $50.97, up by $0.17, per barrel in late afternoon trading on Wednesday. United States production is now at levels not seen since July of 2015. With these strong demand numbers, oil will be well supported on breaks even as we may experience some seasonal weakness. At 466.5 million barrels, crude stockpiles were at their lowest since January 2016.

Finance Under Armour CEO steps down from Trump's business council
Author: 0 Under Armour CEO steps down from Trump's business council

That prompted the president to mock Frazier on Twitter in which he said Frazier will now have more time to "lower ripoff drug prices". Frazier resigned from Trump's manufacturing committee after the president's tepid response to the racist violence in Charlottesville , Virginia .

Author: 0 CEOs leave Trump's manufacturing council, International Paper stays

Trump's hesitancy to denounce white supremacist hate groups and his steadfast refusal to squarely pin the blame squarely on them for the ugly and deadly incident in Charlottesville has drawn the ire of opponents and drawn criticism across the spectrum of society, including from close allies and supporters.

Finance Behind CEOs' Trump rift, 48 hours of calls and calculation
Author: 0 Behind CEOs' Trump rift, 48 hours of calls and calculation

Yet Trump's faint moral instincts and persistent challenges to ethical norms increasingly demand a response. After the white nationalist rally turned deadly on Saturday, Trump initially said that many sides were to blame. In February, he stood next to the president in the White House to announce a $7 billion investment in a new US factory. After his latest tweets , President Trump left NY for his New Jersey golf club where he was scheduled to remain out of public view for the rest of ...

Finance Merck CEO steps down from presidential council
Author: 0 Merck CEO steps down from presidential council

Trump on Monday condemned the Ku Klux Klan, white supremacists and neo-Nazis after nearly 48 hours of silence following his first reaction to the violence in Charlottesville , which he blamed on "many sides", and during which a young admirer of Nazism killed a young woman when he rammed his vehicle into a crowd of anti-racist demonstrators.

Finance Deere -6% as farm sales outlook disappoints, Baird downgrades
Author: 0 Deere -6% as farm sales outlook disappoints, Baird downgrades

State Street held 3.85% of Deere & valued $1,335,500,000 during the latest fiscal quarter. Shares of Deere & Company (DE) traded down 5.96% during midday trading on Friday, reaching $116.59. The company announced a dividend paid on Tuesday the 1st of August 2017. The ex-dividend date was Wednesday, June 28th. Vanguard Group Inc is the second biggest holder with 20 million shares now valued at 2.23 B million whilst Viking Global Investors LP has 14 million shares valued at 1.57 B million.

Finance Morgan Stanley Boosts ON Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:ON) Price Target to $17.00
Author: 0 Morgan Stanley Boosts ON Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:ON) Price Target to $17.00

Finally, Needham & Company LLC increased their target price on Cypress Semiconductor Corporation from $18.00 to $20.00 and gave the company a "buy" rating in a research report on Friday, July 28th. Raymond James Financial, Inc. assumed coverage on shares of ON Semiconductor Corporation in a report on Friday, June 16th. It also reduced Klx Inc stake by 107,078 shares and now owns 399,399 shares.

Finance Trump lashes out at black CEO who quit council
Author: 0 Trump lashes out at black CEO who quit council

Frazier cited the need to "take a stand against intolerance and extremism". The president's critics wasted little time in noting that Frazier is African-American, meaning Trump lashed out at him amid the recent tensions fueled by pro-Nazi and white supremacist groups.

Finance Unit Corporation (UNT): What are the Technicals Saying?
Author: 0 Unit Corporation (UNT): What are the Technicals Saying?

It has outperformed by 20.93% the S&P500. Finally, Laurion Capital Management LP acquired a new stake in Unit Corporation during the first quarter worth about $205,000. As per Friday, August 12, the company rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank. Prior to joining The Friedkin Group, Mr. Watts was an attorney with the worldwide law firm of Locke Lord LLP, with over 26 years of experience in corporate and securities law, governance and related matters.

Finance The Informa Plc (INF) Rating Reiterated by Goldman Sachs Group, Inc
Author: 0 The Informa Plc (INF) Rating Reiterated by Goldman Sachs Group, Inc

As per Friday, June 23, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets. 09/05/2017 - Diageo had its "Buy" rating reiterated by analysts at Shore Capital. The rating was maintained by Macquarie Research with "Outperform" on Monday, November 14. The firm has "Buy" rating by Shore Capital given on Thursday, May 18.

Finance Donald Trump hits back as five business leaders quit his jobs panel
Author: 0 Donald Trump hits back as five business leaders quit his jobs panel

The defections were prompted by Trump's reaction to last weekend's white supremacist rally in Charlottesville , Virginia that left one woman dead and almost 20 others injured after a vehicle rammed into counter-protesters. Frazier and Merck will likely be applauded in Austin for the CEO's response. Richard Trumka, President of the 12.5-million-member AFL-CIO, announced on Tuesday: "I can not sit on a council for a President that tolerates bigotry and domestic terrorism".

Finance Hibbett Sports, Inc. (HIBB) Trades at 52-Week High
Author: 0 Hibbett Sports, Inc. (HIBB) Trades at 52-Week High

Therefore 16% are positive. The company was downgraded on Tuesday, January 24 by Oppenheimer. (NASDAQ:HIBB), with 1 analysts believing it is a strong buy. It has outperformed by 55.52% the S&P500. Energous Corporation is engaged in developing a technology called WattUp that consists of semiconductor chipsets, software, hardware creates and antennas that can enable radio frequency wire-free charging for electronic devices, providing power at a distance and enabling charging with mobility ...

Finance President Trump dissolves business councils
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Minnesotans can take pride in the ethical stand by Thulin and 3M. Trump on Tuesday ripped into business leaders who'd already resigned from his White House jobs panel - the latest sign that corporate America's romance with Trump is faltering - after his equivocal response to violence by the white supremacists.

Finance Debbie Wasserman Schultz's Former IT Staffer Indicted On Four Felony Counts
Author: 0 Debbie Wasserman Schultz's Former IT Staffer Indicted On Four Felony Counts

Mr. Awan was arrested last month at Washington Dulles International Airport in Virginia trying to board a plane to Pakistan where he allegedly sent the money to his family there. A former IT aide for Rep. She has dismissed the entire case against Mr. Awan as "right-wing media circus fringe". The full story of the Awan family is long and complicated and has been covered fully by The Daily Caller , but those who get their news from CNN, MSNBC, CBS, ABC, and NBC-i.e.

Finance New Rs 50 note coming soon!
Author: 0 New Rs 50 note coming soon!

The central bank is also set to introduce new note of denomination Rs 200 shortly. A month after the demonetisation announcement, the RBI had said it planned to launch new Rs 50 and Rs 20 notes . Dimension of the banknote will be 66 mm x 135 mm . Patel had promised to launch new Rs 50 notes a year ago. On November 8, the Narendra Modi-led government chose to ban old Rs 500 and Rs 1000 notes.

Finance Data Breach Exposes Personal Information Of Chicago Voters
Author: 0 Data Breach Exposes Personal Information Of Chicago Voters

The database, discovered by researchers at cybersecurity firm Upguard , contained voter names, addresses, phone numbers, driver's license numbers and partial Social Security numbers of 1.864 million voters. "These back-up files had no impact on any voters' registration records and had no impact on the results of any election". "We were most concerned that it was out there at all", he said.

Author: 0 'Five suspected terrorists' shot dead south of Barcelona

Seven people, including a police officer, were injured when an Audi A3 vehicle appeared to have deliberately hit them in the town the early hours of this morning. Six bystanders and one police officer were injured - two seriously - when they were reportedly deliberately hit by a auto. It says the attack was in response to IS calls for its followers to target countries participating in the coalition trying to drive the extremist group from Syria and Iraq.

Finance Cambrils attack: four suspects shot dead by one officer, police say
Author: 0 Cambrils attack: four suspects shot dead by one officer, police say

Details have begun to emerge of how one Catalan police officer shot dead four of the five attackers who tried to run people down in the coastal town of Cambrils in the early hours of Friday morning. Police have arrested two men, one a Moroccan and another from Spain's north African enclave, but the driver who fled on foot is still at large and being sought by authorities.

Finance Ford Motor Company (F) Trades at New 52-Week High
Author: 0 Ford Motor Company (F) Trades at New 52-Week High

Sii Investments Inc. WI now owns 140,299 shares of the auto manufacturer's stock valued at $1,636,000 after buying an additional 20,388 shares during the period. Stockholders of record on Monday, July 24th will be issued a dividend of $0.15 per share. This represents a $0.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 5.64%.

Finance Heineken-Punch Taverns deal cleared by competition watchdog
Author: 0 Heineken-Punch Taverns deal cleared by competition watchdog

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) ruled that Heineken´s offer to sell a number of pubs across 33 separate areas was enough to allay earlier concerns over the deal. Heineken already owns 1,100 pubs. Under the terms of the agreement Heineken, alongside partner investment firm Patron Capital, will take control of 1,900 pubs of the 3,350-strong Punch estate.