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Kansas lawmakers prepare to debate tax hikes, school funding

Kansas lawmakers prepare to debate tax hikes, school funding

The 95-54 vote followed a six-hour debate that saw fierce pushback from Democrats , who argued the legislation wouldn't go far enough to expand ballot access and contains provisions that might discou...

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China Slams Moody's Credit Rating Downgrade Over Debt

The downgrade is a reflection of Moody's expectation that the country's financial strength will weaken in the next few years, following a continuously rising economy-wide debt and a slowing down of ...

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Former CIA chief says he warned Moscow over election hacking

Former CIA chief says he warned Moscow over election hacking

U.S. Rep. Jason Chaffetz waves after addressing the Utah GOP Convention Saturday, May 20, 2017, in Sandy, Utah. Meanwhile, a Senate committee issued two additional subpoenas to businesses of ousted ...

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FBI Russia Probe Is Targeting "Someone Close to the President"

However the White House said there would be no announcement Friday. White House spokesman Sean Spicer did not refute the latest reported comments, instead said Trump "has always emphasized the imp...

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Trump ignores Pakistan's sacrifices, terms India victim of terrorism

Trump ignores Pakistan's sacrifices, terms India victim of terrorism

Trump's Saudi hosts are likely pleased there was no confrontation with Islam but critics have accused Saudi Arabia and other Arab states of not always prioritizing the fight against Sunni Islamic...

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Aerie Pharmaceuticals Inc (AERI) Trading Down 6.2% Following Weak Earnings

Aerie Pharmaceuticals Inc (AERI) Trading Down 6.2% Following Weak Earnings

Geode Capital Mngmt Ltd Liability holds 0% or 253,856 shares. Essex Inv Management Ltd Liability reported 0.73% stake. "Roclatan is distinguished by its ability to lower intraocular pressure to le...

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Analytical Preview of Pier 1 Imports, Inc. (PIR)

Analytical Preview of Pier 1 Imports, Inc. (PIR)

Therefore 30% are positive. The firm has "Market Perform" rating by Telsey Advisory Group given on Tuesday, December 15. All things being equal, stocks with higher earnings-per-share growth rates ar...

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Could Range Resources Corp. (RRC) Go Up After Touching 1 Year Low?

Ohio-based Fifth Third Bank & Trust has invested 0% in Range Resources Corp. Given the importance of identifying companies that will grow earnings per share at high rate, we then need to consider ho...

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Kuwait Joins Saudis, Russia to Seek Oil-Cuts Extension Into 2018

Venezuela is undergoing a wave of unrest with protesters angry at an economy in crisis, with food and medicine shortages and soaring inflation. The fall in production from Iraq could support crude o...

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Nationwide Fund Advisors Reduces Stake in Cerner Co. (CERN)

It has outperformed by 2.84% the S&P500. Factory Mutual Insurance Company increased its stake in Citigroup Inc (C) by 6.09% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. More news for C...

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Oclaro, Inc. (NASDAQ:OCLR) & BP plc (ADR) (NYSE:BP) Traders Recap

OCLR has been the topic of a number of recent analyst reports. Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. The Higher end of the revenue forecast is $177.9 Million, while the Lower end of the forecast is $155 Mi...

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Iran says United States weapons sale to Saudi to jeopardize regional security

Iran says United States weapons sale to Saudi to jeopardize regional security

When Trump landed, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu sent a tweet acknowledging he hopes someone in his position might make the reverse trip one day. "It's brought a lot of folks together", ...

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JetBlue Airways Corporation (NASDAQ:JBLU) & Sanofi SA (ADR) (NYSE:SNY) Stocks Buzz

JetBlue Airways Corporation (NASDAQ:JBLU) & Sanofi SA (ADR) (NYSE:SNY) Stocks Buzz

It has outperformed by 2.05% the S&P500. Empyrean Capital Partners Lp increased Alere Inc (ALR) stake by 26.23% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Cullinan Associates Inc acquired 11,300 shares as Oracl...

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Playboy model sentenced for posting photo of unsuspecting nude

Playboy model sentenced for posting photo of unsuspecting nude

The Los Angeles Police Department quickly began investigating the model, tracking down the woman in her photo, who - it turned out - was more than willing "to help bring Mathers to justice". Dani ...

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Comprehensive Stock Analysis Of Petroleo Brasileiro S.A. - Petrobras (PBR)

Petroleo Brasileiro S.A. - Petrobras (NYSE: PBR)'s revenue estimates for the current quarter are $23.5 Billion according to 3 number of analysts, for the current quarter the company has high reven...

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Vereit Inc (VER) Insider William Craig Jr. Miller Purchases 12725 Shares

BlackRock Investment Management LLC increased its position in Vereit by 8.9% in the third quarter. Over the last 90 days, insiders have purchased 91,725 shares of company stock worth $706,509. The ex-...

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Stocks to Track L Brands Inc (NYSE:LB), Geron Corporation (NASDAQ:GERN)

Welles Wilder, is a momentum oscillator that calculates the speed and change of price movements. For Geron Corporation (NASDAQ:GERN), Stochastic %D value stayed at 85.50% for the last 9 days. A sim...

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Analysts Estimates And Ratings AK Steel Holding Corporation (AKS)

Analysts Estimates And Ratings AK Steel Holding Corporation (AKS)

AK Steel Holding (NYSE:AKS) last posted its earnings results on Tuesday, April 25th. BofA/Merrill had a markedly different take on 26/04/2017, proposing that United States Steel Corporation is now con...

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HD Supply Holdings Incorporated (NASDAQ:HDS) Short Interest Decreased By 8.12%

Bronfman E.L. Rothschild L.P. increased its position in HD Supply Holdings by 1.7% in the first quarter. HDS's SI was 3.14 million shares in May as released by FINRA. HD Supply Holdings (NASDAQ:HDS) l...

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Senate intel panel to subpoena Flynn companies

Senate intel panel to subpoena Flynn companies

And the Washington Post reported earlier this week that Trump asked Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats and National Security Agency Director Mike Rogers to push back on the FBI's Russi...

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Jewish Groups Praise Trump Call To Fight Islamist Extremism

Jewish Groups Praise Trump Call To Fight Islamist Extremism

On his maiden foreign tour since taking office in January, Trump is already showing signs of fatigue from a packed schedule. His next stops include Rome, the Vatican and Brussels. Trump has also o...

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Oppenheimer Holdings Inc. Reiterates Outperform Rating for Paypal Holdings Inc (PYPL)

A stock rating usually tells investors how well a stock's market value relates to what analysts think is a fair value for the stock, based on an independent evaluation of the company. Recent Analyst R...

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RMB Capital Management LLC Boosts Position in Exxon Mobil Co. (XOM)

A negative outlook suggests the company could be downgraded in the next year or so. The firm has "Reduce" rating given on Friday, March 18 by Nomura. The company was downgraded on Wednesday, November ...

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MGIC Investment Corp. (MTG) Position Held by SVA Plumb Wealth Management LLC

MGIC Investment Corp. (MTG) Position Held by SVA Plumb Wealth Management LLC

Nationwide Fund Advisors now owns 513,685 shares of the insurance provider's stock valued at $5,204,000 after buying an additional 4,040 shares in the last quarter. (MTG) gained 0.09% closing at the p...

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Oasis Petroleum (OAS) Receives Coverage Optimism Score of 0.15

It also reduced its holding in Noble Energy Inc (NYSE:NBL) by 161,300 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 1.18 million shares, and cut its stake in Eqt Corp (NYSE:EQT). After a recent spot-check, O...

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Brokerages Set Skechers USA Inc (SKX) PT at $28.21

Several brokerages have recently commented on SKX. The stock of Skechers USA Inc (NYSE:SKX) has "Positive" rating given on Friday, September 30 by Susquehanna. The original version of this news stor...

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Janus Capital Group Inc (NYSE:JNS) 2016 Q4 Institutional Investor Sentiment Steady

The company now has an average volume of 2.04 Million. California State Teachers Retirement System now owns 305,744 shares of the asset manager's stock worth $4,283,000 after buying an additional 2,40...

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Senate Makes History, Passes Petroleum Industry Governance Bill

Senate Makes History, Passes Petroleum Industry Governance Bill

According to details of the bill, a copy of which was obtained by Ripples Nigeria, it seeks to create efficient and effective governing institutions with clear and separate roles for the petroleum ind...

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Flanagan Backs Varadkar To Be

Flanagan Backs Varadkar To Be "Courageous" Fine Gael Leader

Since he was first elected as TD, his career as Fine Gael leader has been a series of ups and downs. Mr Kenny is this evening (Wednesday) expected to address the leadership question at a parliamen...

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Vows more cyber cooperation - draf

Vows more cyber cooperation - draf

The finance ministers and central bank governors from Britain, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan and the United States left trade off the agenda at the Bari talks, apparently due to a gap among ...

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