Economy

Moody's downgrades Chinese credit rating for first time in 30 years

In addition, authorities have moved cautiously to avoid knocking their economy growth, by gingerly increasing interest rates for the short-term while tightening their regulatory supervision. "The st...

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Why Ivanka, Melania Trump covered up in Rome but not Saudi Arabia

Reporters in the room thought initially that the First Lady had replied "Pizza!" White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus (L) walks to Marine One with Director of Oval Office Operations Keith Sc...

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France's Macron urges Trump to avoid hasty climate change decision

Newly elected French President Emmanuel Macron has made sure the media captured his surprisingly firm handshake as he greeted the US President, not letting go of Donald Trump's hand for apparently...

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Trump budget chief: Medicaid cuts won't affect anyone now on program

Trump's budget is a direct attack on reproductive rights. . That sentiment was echoed by anti-hunger and poverty groups throughout the region. ‎This is a budget that will "put taxpayers first". In add...

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Polls close in election after candidate allegedly body slams reporter

AHCA: Beyond the sensational particulars of Wednesday's incident, it highlights just how big of an issue the GOP's American Health Care Act is for Republicans in vulnerable districts, writes Tara...

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Awkward moment when Trump pushes a prime minister at North Atlantic Treaty Organisation conference

Awkward moment when Trump pushes a prime minister at North Atlantic Treaty Organisation conference

While some European leaders are anxious about the future, others saw Thursday's North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit - where discussions were driven largely by the latest terrorist attacks in Eur...

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Amtrak: 3 tracks to be closed at Penn Station during repairs

Amtrak: 3 tracks to be closed at Penn Station during repairs

This week, Republican New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie unveiled a plan that would divert some of NJ TRANSIT's lines to Hoboken. NJ Transit has announced modified weekday service plans and trai...

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South Carolina's poor take a hit in Trump budget plan

States, facing even deeper Medicaid cost-shifts, would have no choice but to impose even more draconian cuts to Medicaid eligibility, benefits, and provider payments than under the House bill, so ...

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Heico Corp (HEI) Posts Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.03 EPS

Stephens Ar stated it has 0.01% in Heico Corp (NYSE:HEI). Its up 18% from 1.63M shares previously. It improved, as 24 investors sold CGNX shares while 96 reduced holdings. Therefore 56% are positive...

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What Do Analysts Say About Tiffany & Co. (TIF)

What Do Analysts Say About Tiffany & Co. (TIF)

These analysts have also projected a Low Estimate of $0.8/share and a High Estimate of $0.92/share. Tiffany & Co. had 48 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Stockholders of...

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Montana election pits behavior against partisan loyalties

Ultimately, the special election could have been a chance for Democrats to send a political shockwave to the Trump administration - but it was always a longshot, and national Democrats never expecte...

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Did senior Russian intelligence officials discuss influencing Donald Trump through his advisers?

Did senior Russian intelligence officials discuss influencing Donald Trump through his advisers?

Such statements by Brannon only increased the need for a large-scale investigation of the ties team trump with Russian Federation. Brennan noted anew that USA intelligence agencies had concluded...

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Top Russian officials discussed how to influence Trump aides last summer

Top Russian officials discussed how to influence Trump aides last summer

Trump has repeatedly denied any collusion between his campaign and the Kremlin, amid accusations from USA intelligence that Russian President Vladimir Putin orchestrated a sweeping campaign to tilt...

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Texas House Again Says No to Vouchers

CBO said states adopting those waivers could destabilize coverage for people with medical problems. That's according to a new estimate released Wednesday by the Congressional Budget Office . Hous...

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The Liberum Capital Reiterates

The Liberum Capital Reiterates "Hold" Rating for Sports Direct International Plc (SPD)

A number of equities research analysts have commented on PSON shares. This is an increase from JRP Group PLC's previous dividend of $1.10. Visa Inc. had 44 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 accordin...

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OPEC extends production cuts

The news of Equatorial Guinea's admission comes as OPEC ministers meeting in Vienna on Thursday agreed to extend a deal on production cuts for a further nine months. Minister of State for Petroleu...

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Paul Ryan calls on Montana candidate to apologize for assaulting Guardian reporter

Ben Jacobs tried to ask Montana Republican House candidate Greg Gianforte a question - and was surprised at the response. Gianforte , meanwhile, has been silent about the incident. All donations...

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Gov. Walker wants Wisconsin to drug test Medicaid applicants

Gov. Walker wants Wisconsin to drug test Medicaid applicants

The changes would need federal approval, and the Legislature could tweak what Walker is requesting. — Requiring all able-bodied, childless adults applying for BadgerCare health benefits to be screen...

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Oil remains weak after OPEC-led output cut extension falls below expectations

But the intended impact could be short-lived. Also a contender in the battle for market share - and producers who didn't sign on to the Vienna agreement - are US shale drillers, who could benefit ...

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Nigeria to maintain crude output as cut extended

The extended reductions are likely to be carried out once again in tandem with a dozen non-members led by top oil producer Russian Federation, which reduced output with the Organisation of the Petro...

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Noble Energy, Inc. (NBL) Coverage Initiated at Bank of America Corp

Noble Energy, Inc. (NBL) Coverage Initiated at Bank of America Corp

Noble Energy NBL (NYSE:NBL) just had their share rating of a "Buy" issued by research analysts at Piper Jaffray, who now has a $47.00 TP on the $13.02B market cap company or a 54.30 % upside potential...

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Oil Jumps as Saudi Arabia Voices Support for OPEC Deal Extension

Saudi Arabia and Russian Federation said they favor prolonging oil-output cuts by global producers through the end of the first quarter of 2018, setting a firmer time frame for a likely extensi...

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Google aims to connect online ads to real-world sales

Google aims to connect online ads to real-world sales

They already had the technology to tell the consumer that you purchased that item online, but now the advertisers will know if you actually got in your vehicle and went to a downtown store or to a mal...

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OPEC, Non-OPEC oil producers extend oil output cut by 9 months

Gary Ross , head of global oil at PIRA Energy , part of S&P Global Platts, said: " Russia has an upcoming election and Saudis have the Aramco share listing next year, so they will indeed do ...

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Moody's downgrades China, warns of fading financial strength

Moody's downgrades China, warns of fading financial strength

Dan Alpert of Westwood Capital said the big difference between China and western economies is that China's is managed for employment, not a balance sheet. Global stocks prices dipped a little after ...

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ITV plc (ITV) Earns "Equal weight" Rating from Barclays PLC

Morgan Stanley stated it has 0.03% in TrueCar Inc (NASDAQ:TRUE). 03/04/2017 - StatPro Group had its "Buy" rating reiterated by analysts at N 1 Singer. Land Securities Group Plc has GBX 1600 highest ...

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Wood Mac: Don't expect an OPEC-fueled rally in crude oil prices

Both benchmarks have risen well over 16 percent from their May lows. OPEC members, Russian Federation and other oil producers last December agreed to cut production by 1.8 million barrels per da...

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European Stocks Called Lower as OPEC Production Agreement Triggers Bearish Reaction

Japan's Nikkei lost 0.6 percent, narrowing its weekly increase to 0.5 percent. Britain's FTSE 100 edged 0.1 percent higher to 7,521.88. Hong Kong's Hang Seng was almost unchanged at 25,637.28 and th...

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USA appeals court refuses to reinstate Trump's travel ban

Gregory wrote that the government's "asserted national security interest. appears to be a post hoc, secondary justification for an executive action rooted in religious animus and meant to bar Muslims...

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Russian Federation interfered in 2016 USA elections: Former CIA director John Brennan

Former national security adviser Michael Flynn has denied a request for documents from House Russia investigators and the House intelligence committee is preparing to issue subpoenas against Fly...

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