Economy

Numis Securities Ltd Reaffirms Add Rating for AVEVA Group plc (AVV)

The firm set a "hold" rating and a GBX 150 ($1.92) price target on the stock. Therefore 88% are positive. Nuvista Energy Ltd. has $10.25 highest and $4.85 lowest target. GBX 181.67's average target is...

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USA home buyers foot the bill for Canadian lumber tariff

Canada has the world's third-largest forest canopy, and is the largest producer of softwood, the bulk of which goes to the United States. But Freeland made it clear that she sees Canada is in good s...

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White House Adviser's Russia Trip Appeared To Break Law, Legislators Say

Former White House national security adviser Michael Flynn never reported receiving payments from Russian entities on his top-level security clearance form, a senior U.S. "This is a major problem", Cu...

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BC leaders debate starting at 6:30 pm

In a heated exchange that followed, Weaver asked, "are you going to lose your temper on me now, Mr. Horgan, because you did last week". Prince says there is a lot riding on on the televised debate f...

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Trump Wants to Slash Corporate Tax Rates, Deficit Be Damned

But on Sunday, Mick Mulvaney, director of the Office of Management and Budget, appeared to cast doubt on Mnuchin's statements, saying the White House has not decided whether to pursue a long-term or s...

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Trump announces 'one of the biggest tax cuts in US history'

Mnuchin: This is about creating jobs because many surveys show that 70 percent or more of the tax burden is borne by the American worker. "Job creation and economic growth is the top priority", sai...

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Exxon seeks waiver from US sanctions on Russia

On Wednesday, oil giant ExxonMobil requested a waiver from USA sanctions on Russian Federation, in an attempt to execute drilling plans in the Black Sea, a venture originally concocted in 2012 by fo...

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Local MP says President Trump 'targeted' Canada over softwood lumber dispute

The country's foreign minister said on Tuesday that Mexico would walk away from the negotiating table rather than accept a bad deal. As the Trump Administration's 100th day nears, President Trum...

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Uber to roll out flying taxis in Dallas, Dubai by 2020

From past few years, Uber was entertaining the idea of launching some flying taxis that could permit it to transport customers in the sky rather than on the road. Uber, which has partnered with th...

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US durable goods advance modest 0.7 per cent in March

US durable goods advance modest 0.7 per cent in March

Demand for motor vehicles and parts fell for a second month. Shipments of these so-called core capital goods rose 0.4 percent after jumping 1.1 percent in February. Excluding transportation equipmen...

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Trump Might Need Democrats' Support For Tax Reform

The Treasury secretary said Trump "has no intention" of releasing his own tax returns and asserted that the president has "given more financial disclosure than anyone else". Bush and Barack Obama ad...

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Builders: Lumber tariff will increase cost of Puget Sound homes

Builders: Lumber tariff will increase cost of Puget Sound homes

This is not our idea of a properly functioning Free Trade Agreement". "If your negotiating partner across the (table) decides to smack you periodically, that affects the wider relationship", he said...

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'Simpsons' needle Trump ahead of 100-day milestone

Washington appears set to avoid a government shutdown, as Republicans and the White House move closer to a compromise continuing resolution that would fund border security, but not a border wall. Ther...

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'The Simpsons' Has Savaged The Trump Administration In A Brutal New Promo

'The Simpsons' Has Savaged The Trump Administration In A Brutal New Promo

Trump has spent little time discussing education issues since taking office, despite promising during the campaign to deliver more control to state and local entities. The federal judge who issued t...

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Hot Stocks Report: Windstream Holdings, Inc. (WIN), United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS)

Hot Stocks Report: Windstream Holdings, Inc. (WIN), United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS)

The company posted EPS of $1.27 for the same quarter past year. Thrivent Financial for Lutherans increased its stake in United Parcel Service by 0.4% in the fourth quarter. WARNING: "Zacks Investmen...

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Judge Who Blocked Trump's Sanctuary City Order Raised $200000 for Obama

The White House press secretary's office also issued a statement calling the decision "yet one more example of egregious overreach by a single, unelected district judge". Greeting immigrants at San...

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Trump lays plan for renegotiating NAFTA trade deal

In 2016, the USA exported more than $20.5 billion in agricultural goods to Canada, or 15 percent of all American farm exports, with prepared foods first among them, followed by fruits and vegetables. ...

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A Gift or a Headache? What's in Trump's Tax Reform Plan

If it passes into law, the estate tax will be gone, and so-called pass-through entities like hedge funds would enjoy almost a 5 percent tax cut. "The difference between 1.6 percent, 1.8 percent GDP ...

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Outstanding Leaders in today's market: AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV)

The company's net profit margin has achieved the current level of 23.2 percent and possesses 77.3 percent gross margin. The Company's year to date (YTD) performance is now positive at 5.34%. Following...

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Simpsons poke fun at Trump ahead of milestone

April 29 will mark President Donald Trump's 100th day in office, and " The Simpsons " is already skewering the event. Trump's dueling advisors Jared Kushner and Steve Bannon are choking each other the...

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Jefferies International Gives Prudential PLC Price Target With Potential 7.7% Upside

Therefore 42% are positive. Monroe Capital had 5 analyst reports since April 27, 2016 according to SRatingsIntel. Peel Hunt has "Buy" rating and GBX 650 target. Bernstein maintained Prudential plc (LO...

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Trump issues one page tax reform update

Mnuchin said the Treasury would issue rules to prevent wealthy people from capitalizing on the lower rate. Good morning, Mr. Secretary. "But there is no golden goose at the top of the tax cut beansta...

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Trump says US won't leave NAFTA - for now

Trump says US won't leave NAFTA - for now

Trump's top advisers had been embroiled in a debate over how aggressively to proceed on reshaping U.S. participation in Nafta , with hard-liners favouring a threatened withdrawal as soon as this week...

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U.S. softwood tariffs prompt NDP claim of "inaction" against Christy Clark

It fouls the oceans. In her letter to Trudeau, Clark noted that Alberta and other provinces are phasing out thermal coal-fired power plants as part of Canada's greenhouse gas reduction efforts. "M...

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Trump signs executive order to review federal lands

The secretary didn't say whether he would recommend that Bears Ears be shrunk or abolished, only that a review of the designations was long overdue. "This short-sighted executive order flies in th...

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I'll Renegotiate It Or Terminate It — Trump On NAFTA

A White House statement issued late Wednesday night said Trump had spoken by phone with both Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. "So there's a conceptual f...

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FCC head announces plan to undo net neutrality

FCC head announces plan to undo net neutrality

We were not living in some digital dystopia before the partisan imposition of a massive plan hatched in Washington saved all of us, " Pai said . His comments have a lot of people in the technolog...

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European Central Bank maintains ultra-loose monetary policy

But while policymakers, including European Central Bank president Mario Draghi , see a firming recovery in the 19-nation eurozone, inflation fell back to 1.5 percent in March after briefly overshoo...

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Samsung will launch new flagship smartphone months after Galaxy S8

Revenue rose two percent. The semiconductor division was the biggest driver of earnings, accounting for almost two-thirds of operating profit. Also, the increased sales in semiconductor and displa...

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Atwood Oceanics, Inc. (ATW) Bonds Rise 2.1% During Trading

Atwood Oceanics, Inc. (ATW) Bonds Rise 2.1% During Trading

According to the Recommendation Trends of the stock polled by Zacks Investment Research for this month, the company has a consensus recommendation of 3.57 out of the scale from 1 to 5, where 1 stand...

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