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Oil steadies, but rattled by concern about OPEC's clout

Last week on Friday, WTI crude benchmark declined to $43.7 per barrel before bouncing back. Brent crude futures were up 20 cents at $49.54 per barrel at 0852 ...


Brokerage Overview of: Tyson Foods, Inc

The Chicken segment had a challenging quarter. "As we continue with the integration of Hillshire Brands, we expect to realize synergies of around $675 million...


In US, French vote a relief to some Fed officials

Britain's surprise vote previous year to leave the European Union temporarily depressed markets and sent the dollar higher, helping to convince the Fed to delay...


Fed June rate hike odds jump after policy statement

The decision to leave the target federal funds rate unchanged in a range of 0.75 per cent to 1 per cent was unanimous and in line with forecasts. While the Fe...


'Awful, just awful': New Labor ad branded 'racist' over lack of diversity

The campaign has received wide disapproval on social media and internally within Labor ranks. Petrolo believes there has been a "major" process fail in that e...


Trump to announce conservative nominees to federal courts

Tim Pawlenty, a Republican, picked him for the state Supreme Court. Supreme Court spokesman John Nevin says officials had heard that Larsen's nomination "migh...


Trump Administration Plans to Roll Out Tax Plan Next Week

Under dynamic scoring, a tax plan's revenue effects are considered in the context of the plan's impact on economic growth and consumer well-being. He hopes to h...


Are pregnancy, rape pre-existing conditions?

While far from a complete solution to America's health care problems, the Affordable Care Act fixed this particular issue by stripping insurers of the right...


Canada adds fewer jobs than expected in April, unemployment rate falls

They've added 37,000 manufacturing jobs in Trump's first two reports . There was little change in employment situation in Canada in April. Thomas jobless r...


Centrica warns over proposal to cap energy prices

The Conservative party said it will offer voters a new cap on energy prices in its election manifesto , but Centrica's boss, Iain Conn, has argued a price cap...


Tyson Foods, Inc. (NYSE:TSN) Reviewed By Analysts

Nevertheless, its dominance in the chicken segment is commendable. "As we continue with the integration of Hillshire Brands, we expect to realize synergies of...


How Trump's tax plan could affect you

One major reason is Trump's idea to allow the income of owner-operated companies, including his real estate concern, hedge funds and large partnerships, to be t...


Senate sends $1.1T spending bill to Trump

Denham and Valadao say that if Brown truly cared about ensuring all Californians' access to health care, he would dedicate money from a recent tobacco tax incre...


Jobs Added in April

The economy added better than 200,000 jobs during the first two months of the year, but hiring eased in March. While the BLS initially reported a paltry gain...


The 'Oracle of Omaha' Condemns Republican Health Care Bill At Berkshire Meeting

Warren Buffett criticized Wells Fargo for the handling of its fake account scandal and discussed the impact of technology companies and how he missed on Google,...


'I blew it': Warren Buffett laments missing out on Google

Buffett is right that, for most of his stock-picking history, shareholders have likely been better off leaving their money in his care rather than siphoning the...


Voting begins in final round of French presidential election

Le Pen - a Euro-skeptic - heads the National Front, a party once associated with racism and xenophobia. It urged citizens not to relay the data on social medi...


'I Will Not Be Happy' if North Korea Conducts Nuke Test

And he was able to do it. "When it comes to foreign policy, and Korea policy in particular, the Trump administration has had a pretty steep learning curve, an...


Penguins' Crosby passes concussion test, might play Game 5

The inability to put away this Penguins team, hobbled with an ailing Crosby, no Kris Letang, a beat-up blueline and a cast of youthful but raw forwards would ...


Comments by Berkshire's Warren Buffett, the 'Oracle of Omaha'

Those options could then be exercised "years after retirement" Buffett explained, theoretically ensuring the executive makes the right decisions for the longer ...


Senate sends $1.1 trillion spending bill to Trump

After all, he's on the verge of signing a government funding bill that's more in line with Democratic priorities than his own. They sounded a note of defeat, bl...


PIA takes action against pilot who slept on flight

Captain Amir Akhtar Hashmi is accused of putting passengers' lives at risk by leaving a trainee at the controls of a packed jet to nap in a business class seat....


Centurylink Inc (CTL) Upgraded to Strong-Buy at Vetr Inc

A number of other research firms also recently commented on CTL . Jefferies Group LLC cut their price target on shares of Centurylink from $26.00 to $23.00 a...


Featured Stock to Focus: Ascena Retail Group Inc. (ASNA)

It has outperformed by 14.60% the S&P500. Finally, TradeLink Capital LLC boosted its stake in Ascena Retail Group by 124.7% in the third quarter. ASNA's SI wa...


82 freed Chibok schoolgirls to meet with Nigerian president

The International Committee of the Red Cross, which along with the Swiss government has mediated negotiations between Nigeria's government and Boko Haram, said...


Thousands of people fill arena to hear from Warren Buffett

Wells Fargo responded to Buffett's remarks before the end of the day's meeting, saying in a statement that the bank has taken "decisive action to fix the prob...


New scrutiny of timeline after Arkansas executes 4th inmate

Gina Grimm, daughter of inmate Jack Jones, touches a poster of those condemned to be executed outside the Varner Unit on Monday, April 24, 2017 near Varner, Ark...


Newell Brands Inc (NWL) Shares Soar on Q1 Earnings Beat

The company also announced it has aligned its 15 operating divisions for reporting purposes into five segments; Live, Learn, Work, Play and Other. Several inv...


Stock to Track: United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X)

It may be used by market technicians to enter and exit trades, and it is a useful tool to add to a trading system. The rating was upgraded by KeyBanc Capital Ma...


Lawyer Representing David Dao Now Working With Woman in American Airlines Incident

The U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation said Friday it was "disappointed" United Airlines and the Chicago Department of Aviation have ...


Energy shares lead world stock losses on volatile oil price

Novak added that for the full recovery of the market, it is necessary to extend the initiative. Brent crude dropped by more than $2 on Thursday to below $49 a...


United CEO fields questions from committee after dragging incident

House Republicans and Democrats threatened top USA airline executives with legislation if they fail to improve customer service in the wake of an incident last ...


Comcast, Charter partner to enter the wireless market

Comcast and Charter could conceivably elbow their way into a merger of T-Mobile and Sprint, Walter Piecyk of BTIG Research wrote (reg. req.), or they could st...


House panel passes Republican measure gutting Dodd-Frank reforms

GOP lawmakers blame the Dodd-Frank regulations for choking USA economic growth and crimping lending by banks. Democratic Reps. William Lacy Clay (Mo.), John D...


Hinduja brothers top United Kingdom annual rich list

The annual list, which showcases the 1,000 wealthiest individuals and families living in the country, showed there are now a total of 134 billionaires living in...