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Pastures Greening Up Across Parts of Kansas

Pastures Greening Up Across Parts of Kansas

In last week's USDA supply and demand report, corn ending stocks were steady. The pace of corn planting is below last year's levels due to heavy rains and stalled fieldwork across much of the U....

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Looters will have to return the loot, PM tweets over Mallya's arrest

Mallya, who has been declared a proclaimed offender in India, was arrested in London by the Scotland Yard on India's request for his extradition on fraud charges. That is the goal of the government", ...

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BofA's profit boosted by surge in trading

Customers also borrowed more as the economy expanded, though the pace of loan growth has slackened somewhat recently. The bank, run by Chairman and CEO Brian Moynihan, has been expected to get a big...

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Chip equipment stocks surge after strong Lam Research, ASML results

Chip equipment stocks surge after strong Lam Research, ASML results

Finally, Cim Investment Mangement Inc. increased its position in Lam Research by 1.2% in the fourth quarter. The Fremont, California-based company's stock closed up more than 6 percent on Wednesda...

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AmEx profit tops estimates as card members spend more

AmEx profit tops estimates as card members spend more

Bank of Montreal Can's holdings in Express Scripts Holding Company were worth $42,136,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. The number of shares now owned by investors are 600.31 mln. During the ...

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Goldman Sachs posts rare miss in first-quarter earnings

Goldman Sachs posts rare miss in first-quarter earnings

Not only that, but Goldman's board authorized the repurchase of another 50 million common shares, worth $10.8 billion, or almost 13% of the current outstanding share count. The business also recently ...

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North Korea: Mike Pence says 'time for failed dialogue is over'

North Korea has been conducting several nuclear tests and missile launches in contravention of UNO resolutions. As tensions escalate in Asia with nuclear North Korea setting the region on edge, Japa...

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India's Yes Bank Q4 profit up 30 pct, beats estimates

India's Yes Bank Q4 profit up 30 pct, beats estimates

April 19 India's Yes Bank Ltd on Wednesday posted higher-than-expected quarterly net profit, helped by higher interest and other income. The share of the low-priced current and savings account depos...

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Analyst's Proposition on Swift Transportation Company (SWFT), Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (APC)

Capstone Asset Management Co.'s holdings in Anadarko Petroleum were worth $3,181,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Want to see what other hedge funds are holding OXY? Anadarko Petr...

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Chipmaker Qualcomm's Revenue Falls 9

Chipmaker Qualcomm's Revenue Falls 9

Qualcomm has released its quarterly earnings results and acknowledged the ongoing legal dispute with Apple in detail. Analysts on average were expecting a profit of $1.09 per share and revenue ...

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Global Economy Gaining Momentum-For Now

While the fund said its forecasts for 2017 and 2018 were broadly based, growth in many advanced economies and commodity exporters was expected to continue to struggle. The U.S. economy is poised to ga...

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United CEO says nobody is getting fired - including the CEO

But the chief executive said that no one will be fired over the incident. According to Kirby, United has already reassured some corporate clients that its making policy changes in the wake of the no...

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Analysts At HSBC Securities Maintained Intertek Group PLC (LON:ITRK) As Hold

This was disclosed to clients in an analyst report on Tuesday morning. Analysts await Allianzgi Convertible & Income Fund (NYSE:NCV) to report earnings on May, 5. Ameriprise Inc holds 0% or 233,880 ...

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Trump orders review of visa program for highly skilled workers

American workers have long called for reforms to end these visa abuses, and today their calls are being answered for the first time". "Right now, H-1B visas are awarded in a totally random lottery, ...

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Nintendo Sold More Copies of Zelda Than Switch Consoles

The Switch has received praise for its console-tablet hybrid design that lets gamers play both in the living room and outside the house. Citing numbers from NPD (so we're talking North America here), ...

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Brandywine Realty Trust Setting The Table For Earnings

Physicians Realty Trust (the Trust) is a real estate investment trust. About 279,110 shares traded. Turning to Independence Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:EDR) has declined 6.43% since September 9, 2016...

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United Kingdom lawmakers overwhelmingly vote to support snap election

Britain's next national election had not been due until for 2020, a year after the scheduled completion of two years of European Union exit talks. May surprised allies and opponents on Tuesday when ...

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Pence Promotes Trump's Economic Plans, Visits USS Rondald Reagan in Japan

According to the sources, the Pentagon would likely use an Aegis missile defense system on a Naval vessel to shoot down North Korean test missiles - not the more sophisticated Terminal High Altitude A...

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United CEO: not to fire employees involved in passenger-dragging incident

Because the incident aboard United Express Flight 3411 was a systemic problem, the company won't fire anyone in management - including Munoz - or its rank-and-file workers. "I'm sure there was lots of...

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US stock indexes edge higher in early trading; oil rises

US stock indexes edge higher in early trading; oil rises

New Zealand's two-year swap rate rose 2 basis points to 2.26 percent and 10-year swaps fell 2 basis points to 3.26 percent. North Korea has warned it was prepared to launch a nuclear attack on the ...

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Analysts Review on Price Target Estimates: Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL)

Analysts Review on Price Target Estimates: Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL)

BNP Paribas raised Colgate-Palmolive Company from a "neutral" rating to an "outperform" rating in a research note on Tuesday, February 21st. Colgate-Palmolive Company now has an average rating of "Hol...

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Prince William and Lady Gaga FaceTime about mental health

Prince William and Lady Gaga FaceTime about mental health

Although the slightly stilted, nearly scripted conversation that ensues shows the pair have a bigger mission in mind - to discuss mental health as part of the The Heads Together #oktosay campaign,...

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United States 'disappointed' by Russia's support for Syria's Assad

The city has one of the nation's largest Syrian populations. It is not clear who launched the fresh strikes on Syria's Khan Sheikhoun on Friday and Saturday, although the only aircraft that have bee...

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Kids go to White House for Easter egg roll

Kids go to White House for Easter egg roll

President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump reportedly decided not to invite the children from local schools in Washington , D.C. who traditionally attend the event, notes The New York D...

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Analyst Buzz: Asanko Gold Inc (NYSEMKT:AKG)

Now the shares of Asanko Gold Inc. Movements above 70 are interpreted as indicating overbought conditions; conversely moves underneath 30 notify oversold conditions. While the company's share hit the ...

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Real Brexit talks will only start after June vote: EU Commission

But James Wright, Liberal Democrat parliamentary candidate for Norwich South, said: "Clive Lewis is running scared of a general election because he knows how unpopular Labour's decision was to g...

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Reilly Financial Advisors LLC Has $127000 Position in DISH Network Corp (DISH)

Reilly Financial Advisors LLC Has $127000 Position in DISH Network Corp (DISH)

It was reported on April, 19 by Barchart.com. Heading into the stock price potential, Esperion Therapeutics, Inc. needs to grow just 24.49% to cross its median price target of $48.5. Therefore 15%...

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IMF Raises China Growth Outlook but Warns of Risk of 'Disruptive Adjustments'

IMF Raises China Growth Outlook but Warns of Risk of 'Disruptive Adjustments'

The Fund also said it expects Macedonia to swing to 0.6% average annual inflation in 2017, from 0.2% deflation in 2016. But the International Monetary Fund noted that the world economy will face l...

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UK PM May urges parliament to vote for early election

UK PM May urges parliament to vote for early election

An EU official on the negotiating team told the BBC that they were hopeful the outcome may even improve negotiations. Britain's second female prime minister, who took over last summer following he...

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Shares in Starbucks Co. (SBUX) Acquired by Ancora Advisors LLC

The fund owned 17,760 shares of the coffee company's stock after buying an additional 2,125 shares during the period. A stock rating usually tells investors how well a stock's market value relates t...

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