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Finance Sotheby's sells pink, blue diamond earrings for about $51M
Author: 0 Sotheby's sells pink, blue diamond earrings for about $51M

Sotheby's even named the earrings after two Greek twin divinities to emphasize the link between the two stones: the blue diamond is called Apollo, the God of the Sun and of the arts, and the pink one is called Artemis, his twin sister Goddess of the Moon and of hunting.

Author: 0 Pvt. Chelsea Manning set for release after 7 years in prison

XY Chelsea is being directed by British filmmaker Tim Travers Hawkins ( 1000 Voices ) and executive produced by Oscar victor Laura Poitras ( Citizenfour , Risk ), with the filmmakers having been granted exclusive rights to Manning's story and having had unprecedented access to her team for two years as they fought for her release.

Finance US stock futures, dollar fall
Author: 0 US stock futures, dollar fall

The dollar index, which tracks the US currency against a basket of six major rivals, remained under pressure at 97.941, down 0.2 percent on the day. "Rising doubts about USA political leadership should fuel further rotation into Europe. The stock suffered the most as the yen has become the safe-haven for investors on looming potentials of geopolitical conflicts. The FTSE 100 index of leading British shares was 0.1 percent lower at 7,519 and near all-time highs.

Finance (TGT) Lifted to Buy at Vetr Inc
Author: 0 (TGT) Lifted to Buy at Vetr Inc

They are projecting Next Quarter growth of -18.7%. A look at some of the inputs to technical analysis model shows how Target Corporation current price compares to its recent moving averages. The ex-dividend date is Monday, May 15th. Target's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 42.93%. If you are accessing this piece of content on another publication, it was copied illegally and republished in violation of U.S.

Author: 0 Sorl Auto Parts Up 30% After Q1 Beat, Raised Guidance

Analysts give SORL a mean recommendation of 2.00. 1 number of analysts have estimated the sales of the company for the quarter ending Aug 14, 2017- Aug 18, 2017, analysts estimated mean sale target of 63.87 million while high and low sale targets are estimated at 63.87 million and 63.87 million respectively.

Author: 0 'Subpoena Pen Ready': Chaffetz to Seek Copies of Comey's Memos

Comey created several memos of encounters with Trump to ensure that a record would exist of conversations he found odd or troubling, according to the person. The two top Republicans in Congress, House Speaker Paul Ryan and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, were muted in their response to Trump giving information to Russian Federation.

Finance Whirlpool Q4 net profit up 7 per cent at Rs 74 crore
Author: 0 Whirlpool Q4 net profit up 7 per cent at Rs 74 crore

The newly-appointed Managing Director Sunil Mehta of bank said the bank witnessed improvement in gross net performing assets (NPAs) or bad loans which declined to 12.53 per cent of gross advances at the end of March this year, as against 12.90 per cent year ago.

Author: 0 Lee Danner & Bass Inc. Cuts Stake in Twenty-First Century Fox Inc

Dodge & Cox bought a new stake in Twenty-First Century Fox during the fourth quarter valued at about $1,932,490,000. About shares traded. Twenty-First Century Fox Inc (NASDAQ:FOXA) has risen 6.00% since April 17, 2017 and is uptrending. During the same quarter past year, the business earned $0.47 earnings per share. That value represents a market adjusting for revenues that have been growing by 4.65 % on a quarterly year/year basis as of the company's last quarterly report.

Author: 0 Missile Defense 101: N. Korea could hit with little warning

The United States would consider talks with North Korea if it halts all nuclear and ballistic missile tests, Washington's envoy to the United Nations said today as the UN Security Council considered new sanctions on Pyongyang. North Korea has been developing a long-range missile capable of striking the mainland United States mounted with a nuclear warhead. The apparently successful launch on Sunday of a mid-to-long range missile appeared to confirm a leap forward in the country's drive ...

Author: 0 Lawmakers call for Comey to testify about Flynn request

Flynn's resignation came hours after it was reported that the Justice Department had warned the White House weeks earlier that Flynn could be vulnerable to blackmail for contacts with Kislyak before Trump took office on 20 January. A spokeswoman for House Speaker Paul Ryan showed support for Chaffetz's push. Trump is scheduled to visit Israel next week - a trip that White House officials indicated would still go ahead.

Author: 0 Compass Group (LON:CPG) Receives Hold Rating From Numis Securities Analysts

The rating was released in analysts note on Friday, 12 May. The stock has "Overweight" rating by Pacific Crest on Monday, June 13. Peel Hunt have a GBX 460.00 PT on the stock. It has a 23.91 P/E ratio. The Firm focuses on its television and digital media businesses and involved in charitable activities. (NYSE:GIS) on Tuesday, March 21 to "Underperform" rating.

Author: 0 IEA Oil Market Report Sees Bumpy Road to Rebalancing

In its latest monthly report, the IEA stated that global oil supply fell 140,000 bpd for April and, assuming no changes, there would be an implied draw of 700,000 bpd for the quarter. Yesterday, Reuters reported that Saudi energy minister Khalid al-Falih and his Russian counterpart Alexander Novak said they would do whatever it takes to reduce the inventory overhang.

Finance USA airplane laptop ban could be extended to Europe
Author: 0 USA airplane laptop ban could be extended to Europe

The UK followed up with a similar ban, and now there is a good chance it will affect flights from the UK to the United States soon. Reuters says that the expansion will affect flights on United Airlines , Delta Air Lines and American Airlines Group.

Finance Fight Breaks Out On Southwest Airlines Plane
Author: 0 Fight Breaks Out On Southwest Airlines Plane

Others pulled him back, enabling the second passenger to get up and punch his assailant repeatedly until fellow travelers intervened. The other was detained at the gate and arrested for misdemeanor battery and booked into the Burbank City Jail, Burbank police said.

Author: 0 Trump, Erdogan vow to fix US-Turkish relationship amid existing differences

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has indicated after talks in Washington that he will never accept a U.S. alliance with Kurdish forces fighting in Syria. The Syrian YPG are affiliated with the Kurdistan Workers Party, or PKK, leftist militias who have faced a brutal counterinsurgency campaign waged by the Turkish state for over three decades.

Author: 0 Guam residents cast wary eye at North Korea after launch

South Korean Defence Minister Han Min-koo told parliament Sunday's test-launch was "successful in flight". Pyongyang is threatening a sixth nuclear test. "We all have to send a sign to North Korea, and that is 'no more". Workers were brought in directly from North Korea, and would serve as waitresses, accordion maestros, and song-and-dance performers to curious customers.

Finance OPEC crude production rises in April - IEA
Author: 0 OPEC crude production rises in April - IEA

Futures added as much as 1.8 percent in NY, on course for their highest close since May 1. Oil has surrendered about half its gains since their accord late previous year. The International Energy Agency said the global oil market is rebalancing and the pace is picking up, even if inventories do not yet reflect the impact of OPEC supply cuts.

Finance Salman charms with his innocence in 'The Radio Song'
Author: 0 Salman charms with his innocence in 'The Radio Song'

In the midst of this, the makers have given a treat to the fans by releasing the first song of Tubelight - Radio. I sometimes go too real and Salman pulls me towards mainstream. Salman was accompanied by his brother Sohail Khan and Tubelight director Kabir Khan. While revealing about the same, Salman Khan said that this pain inspired him from working harder in his career.

Author: 0 $2.31 Billion in Sales Expected for Frontier Communications Corp (FTR) This Quarter

The company is scheduled to issue its next quarterly earnings results on Monday, August 7th. Many analysts are providing their Estimated Earnings analysis for Frontier Communications Corporation and for the current quarter 9 analysts have projected that the stock could give an Average Earnings estimate of $-0.06/share.

Finance Putin says intimidation of North Korea must end
Author: 0 Putin says intimidation of North Korea must end

OBOR is a personal project of Xi's, who spoke of the importance of "harmonious co-existence" with other countries during the opening ceremony. "China will be greatly displeased", said Tong Zhao, an analyst with the Carnegie-Tsinghua Center for Global Policy.

Finance New Hong Kong-China bond trade link widens foreign access
Author: 0 New Hong Kong-China bond trade link widens foreign access

The scheme's launch date will be announced later, they added. This is because investors would be able to buy Chinese bonds through their existing dealers in Hong Kong without having to go through the hassle of setting up dealing accounts on the mainland, he said.

Author: 0 Drax Group Plc (DRX) Lifted to Buy at Jefferies Group LLC

It was reported on May, 11 by Barchart.com . After $0.74 actual earnings per share reported by AT&T Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 0.00% EPS growth. Coe Mngmt Llc invested 0.8% in ABIOMED, Inc. Its down 0.04, from 0.82 in 2016Q3. Peel Hunt maintained STV Group Plc. 5 funds opened positions while 5 raised stakes.

Author: 0 Taiwan Semiconductor Mfg. Co

Foster & Motley Inc. acquired a new position in Taiwan Semiconductor Mfg. Co. during the first quarter worth approximately $214,000. SRS Capital Advisors Inc. Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited (TSM ) 52 week low value is at $21.93 and its current distance from 52 week low value is 61.31%. Now the shares of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited (TSM ) has a trading volume of 4.9 Million shares, with an average trading volume of 6660 shares - with shares dropping ...

Author: 0 Supreme Court rejects appeal over NC voter ID law

It "contained measures (1) requiring voters to present an approved form of photo identification before casting a valid ballot; (2) reducing the early voting period from 17 to 10 days; (3) eliminating out-of-precinct voting; (4) eliminating same-day registration and voting; and (5) eliminating preregistration by 16-year-olds", the ruling states.

Finance All Blacks to make Japanese detour in run-up to World Cup
Author: 0 All Blacks to make Japanese detour in run-up to World Cup

The announcement was made with New Zealand Prime Minister Bill English in attendance. It would also help the union prepare logistically for the Cup in 2019, and stoke local enthusiasm for the tournament. It will be the sixth time the All Blacks have played against Japan and first since 2013. "It'll give our team the chance to experience the unique environment and culture we will return to the following year", Hansen said.

Finance Comey memo about Trump, Flynn probe draws talk of Nixon
Author: 0 Comey memo about Trump, Flynn probe draws talk of Nixon

The newspaper said Comey was in the Oval Office that day with other national security officials for a terrorism threat briefing. A second source told CNN's Jake Tapper that Mr Comey wants to testify and do so publicly. Media reports of the Comey memo prompted members of Congress to renew urgings for an independent investigation into the Trump campaign's possible connections to Russian Federation and for Comey to testify before Congress.

Author: 0 OPEC calls for 'collective efforts' to counter United States oil boom

The producer group and other major suppliers including Russian Federation agreed past year to cut their collective production by about 1.8 million barrels a day for the first half of 2017 in an effort to reduce bloated global stockpiles and re-balance the market.

Author: 0 Suspicion: Massive cyber attack caused by North Korea

Haley's comments at the United Nations, alongside ambassadors from Japan and South Korea, came days after North Korea tested another ballistic missile. Pyongyang said the missile, the Hwasong-12, was capable of carrying a "heavy nuclear warhead". "We have not seen anything from them in the past week but we are encouraging them to continue moving forward".

Author: 0 Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF) Under Analyst Spotlight

Virtus Investment Advisers Inc. purchased a new position in shares of Synchrony Financial during the third quarter worth approximately $182,000. State Street Corp now owns 35,391,924 shares of the financial services provider's stock valued at $1,283,661,000 after buying an additional 2,287,606 shares in the last quarter.

Author: 0 Maria Sharapova denied French Open wildcard by tournament officials

Thanks to wild cards at her first two tournaments, she got her world ranking to outside the top 200 this week. She completed serving her ban on April 26 but has not accrued enough ranking points to be eligible for either the main draw or qualifying for Roland Garros.

Author: 0 Republican healthcare bill 'a huge tax cut for guys like me': Buffett

And if Berkshire does decide to pay dividends, it would have to commit to maintaining that payout over time, Buffett said , as cutting it could have disastrous consequences for the company's share price. He has always said that he can make more money for shareholders by investing it than giving it back. "Stupidity", Buffett said during an interview Monday on CNBC's " Squawk Box ".

Author: 0 North Korea possibly behind global WannaCry attack [cybersecurity experts]

United Nations Ambassador Nikki Haley on Tuesday warned that the United States could look to broaden sanctions regarding North Korea to include countries that provide aid to the isolated nation. "What we are saying is that for peace on the Korean peninsula, he has to stop his testing". Europol said the situation was "stable" after attacks that struck computers in British hospital wards, European auto factories and Russian banks.

Finance US admiral: North Korea's action 'recipe for disaster'
Author: 0 US admiral: North Korea's action 'recipe for disaster'

Pyongyang has even strained ties with former ally China, which has asked the North to rein in its weapons activities; it launched a missile test on Sunday as Chinese President Xi Jinping prepared to host a summit showcasing the One Belt, One Road initiative created to expand trade throughout the Asian continent.

Author: 0 Citigroup reiterated Persimmon PLC (LON:PSN) as 'Neutral'

On Thursday, September 24 the stock rating was maintained by Goldman Sachs with "Buy". RBC Capital Markets maintained Expedia Inc (NASDAQ:EXPE) on Friday, July 31 with "Outperform" rating. Liberum Capital maintained it with "Sell" rating and GBX 360 target in Wednesday, March 8 report. The stock has "Equal Weight" rating by Barclays Capital on Wednesday, March 23.

Author: 0 COMAC launches C919 inaugural flight

China's first home-built big passenger jet completed its maiden flight on Friday, giving wings to the country's ambitions of taking on industry leaders Boeing and Airbus. China's home-grown narrow bodied passenger plane took to the skies on Friday, announcing Beijing's bid to acquire some elbow room in an aviation market, which has so far been dominated by giants Boeing and Airbus.

Finance Co-Founder Returns to Twitter
Author: 0 Co-Founder Returns to Twitter

Stone's return to Twitter comes as the tech firm is struggling to attract ad dollars. "I'll shape the experience internally so it's also felt outside the company". Stone, on the other hand, has listed Dorsey as his " closest friend at the company ", and worked closely to help found Medium with Williams. The company now supports 328 million accounts, according to Statista .

Finance Oil rises on expectation that output cut will be extended
Author: 0 Oil rises on expectation that output cut will be extended

Overall sentiment held firm and June WTI futures traded around $49.15 p/b at the USA open with July Brent trading at $52.10. The worldwide benchmark for crude oil was up $1.25, of 2.5 percent on the day, at $52.10 a barrel. "As we have seen over the past six months, rising USA production and record inventories have kept upside limited and a nine-month extension at this stage is unlikely to break that", he said.

Author: 0 North Korea May Be Linked To WannaCry Ransomware, Researchers Say

Trump has called for an immediate halt to North Korea's missile and nuclear tests and U.S. Disarmament Ambassador Robert Wood said on Tuesday that China's leverage was key and Beijing could do more. That suggests a range of 4,500 kilometres or more if flown for maximum distance, analysts said. "We should never underestimate it", Choi said. "To that end, the Security Council demanded the Democratic People's Republic of Korea conduct no further nuclear and ballistic missile tests", the council ...