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China's foreign trade gains steam in H1

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June's monthly figures were also down by 7 percent on the 420,000 tonnes in the same month of a year ago. "Import growth is also likely to moderate along with export growth, in our view". But the decline is seen to be modest as the government is treading carefully to not brake too hard on growth. But he said numbers showing an increase are not evidence that China is failing to enforce United Nations resolutions, with imports from North Korea falling every month since March. Read More »

Investigators say the "Peak 2" fire near Breckenridge was human-caused

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Forest Service, Summit County Sheriff's Office and RWBFPD are jointly managing the fire. The Peak 2 Fire burned 84 acres, causing evacuations of homes and pre-evacuation preparations by homeowners and businesses. The U.S. Forest Service wants to identify two people who they say were seen hiking on the Colorado Trail near the origin of the Peak 2 fire, which started burning near Breckenridge last Wednesday. Read More »

LeBron James is investor in fastest-growing fast food chain

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The chain, which was founded in 2011 in Southern California, started out with just two locations. Industry consultancy Technomic says going from two to 200 in five years is the fastest start in the history of the US food service industry. In response to the good news, James tweeted , "I mean who doesn't like pizza?" "I think for me, it was like, 'Oh wow, we get to actually build this, '" James told the Uninterrupted podcast . Read More »

Shares Trading up at $111.50 (SRE) Sempra Energy's IEnova Unit Awarded $155…

Another trade for 6,472 shares valued at $660,791 was made by HOUSEHOLDER JOSEPH A on Tuesday, January 24. SRE's SI was 8.10M shares in July as released by FINRA. Since January 19, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 8 selling transactions for $7.85 million activity. 5,000 shares valued at $20,692 were sold by HENDRICKSON DAVID S on Tuesday, February 21. Read More »

Gofen & Glossberg LLC IL Cuts Position in Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY)

Occidental Petroleum Corp. now has $45.19B valuation. The company's stock had a trading volume of 1,020,543 shares. Over the last six months, Occidental Petroleum Corporation's stock has been -16.37% and -22.65% for the year. Stock of Analog Devices, Inc. The rating was upgraded by Zacks to "Sell" on Thursday, August 20. IBERIA reinitiated the stock with "Sector Perform" rating in Wednesday, September 2 report. Read More »

Two injured as crowds take on bull run at Pamplona festival

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Neither was reported to be in serious condition. Yesterday's run along the 930-yard cobbled-street course to the bullring lasted two minutes, 16 seconds, one of the fastest so far. The bulls face matadors and nearly certain death in afternoon bullfights. In all, 15 people have been fatally gored at the festival since record-keeping began in 1924. Read More »

Amit Shah hails Modi for uplifting the poor

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The book written on the life of Prime Minister Narendra Modi - The Making of a Legend - was launched in New Delhi today. He added that the government's biggest success was that it had provided opportunities to "the last man in the queue" to lift himself out of poverty. Read More »

SolarEdge Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:SEDG) Shares Bought by Fox Run Management LLC

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While in the same Quarter Previous year, the Actual EPS was $0.44. The company is scheduled to issue its next quarterly earnings report on Tuesday, August 8th. now owns 1,144,013 shares of the semiconductor company's stock worth $17,847,000 after buying an additional 292,013 shares during the last quarter. "Ultimately, through all this investigation into the company's performance the analyst decides if their stock is a "buy", sell" or hold". Read More »

Curfew, clashes after Indian troops kill three Kashmiris

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The official said Indian troops started the shooting overnight after receiving tips about a hideout in Radbugh. Businesses and shops were closed down in non-curfew areas in a sign of solidarity with the demonstrating people. Indian army spokesman Col. Rajesh Kalia called the incident a violation of a 2003 cease-fire accord between the neighboring countries. The 56 members of the council also approved a resolution seeking early settlement of the core issues between India and Pakistan. Read More »

Singapore Retail Sales Up 0.9% On Year In May

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Meanwhile, motor vehicle sales advanced 8 percent. However, it dipped one per cent from April. The decline was 3.0% excluding vehicle sales. A surge in takings at petrol pump stations lifted retail sales in May, though a broad fall in sales by food retailers and other consumer goods sellers has left shops and restaurants here anxious. Read More »

Four-year-old among three shot in broad daylight

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The suspect fired 19 shots in total - several of which hit the unidentified girl, a 33-year-old man and 47-year-old man - before fleeing in the vehicle with another suspect, the source said. Their injuries are not believed to be life threatening. James Thomas, 57, and Fredrick Fielder, 33, were arrested in connection with the shooting, however, charges are still being sorted out, according to police sources. Read More »

Teekay Offshore Partners LP

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Teekay LNG Partners L.P. from a "strong sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a research note on Tuesday, May 2nd. Narrowing in a bit closer, the 5 month price index is 0.45565, the 3 month is 0.47898, and the 1 month is now 0.75375. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, August 2nd. Read More »

Medical Properties Trust, Inc. (NYSE:MPW) Position Raised by BlackRock Inc

It has outperformed by 13.62% the S&P500. We have $28.00 PT which if reached, will make NASDAQ:YNDX worth $263.70M more. Envestnet Asset Management Inc. North Star Investment Mgmt Corp has 11,475 shares. Stratos Wealth Partners LTD. increased its position in shares of Medical Properties Trust by 13.4% in the first quarter. Read More »

80% of Britain's 1.4m eastern European residents are in work

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Poland accounts for the highest number of EU8 nationals in Britain, with an estimated 813,700. These new figures come after Prime Minister Theresa May's offer to give European Union citizens "settled status" in the United Kingdom after Brexit was described by European Union figures as being "far short of what citizens are entitled to", with MEPs threatening to veto the Brexit deal if European Union nationals' rights were not improved. Read More »

Bank of America Corp DE Raises Stake in Tractor Supply Company (TSCO)

The firm purchased 3,596 shares of the specialty retailer's stock, valued at approximately $248,000. The stock rose 0.14% or $0.07 reaching $50.12 per share. Robshaw And Julian Associate Incorporated holds 4.74% or 74,250 shares. Jabre Ptnrs Sa holds 110,000 shares or 0.95% of its portfolio. Glg Partners Limited Partnership reported 214,625 shares. Read More »

Microsoft unveils plan to bring broadband internet to rural US

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Smith pitched the use of a new strategy combining the use of the television white space spectrum - a spectrum used for transmitting television signals that has untapped broadband potential - and satellite coverage in a blog post following the release of Microsoft's white paper on the topic. Read More »

BlackRock Inc. Raises Stake in Helmerich & Payne, Inc. (NYSE:HP)

Helmerich & Payne has a 12 month low of $49.46 and a 12 month high of $85.78. The stock rose 0.92% or $0.49 reaching $53.76. Forrester Research, Inc. (FORR) has risen 5.93% since July 12, 2016 and is uptrending. 85 funds opened positions while 152 raised stakes. (HP) has 110.33 Million shares outstanding and 105.63 Million shares were floated in market. (NYSE:HP) from an equal weight rating to an underweight rating in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday, June 21st, ... Read More »

'The Batman:' Matt Reeves Has Shelved Ben Affleck's Script

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One thing has just been made clear, though: Reeves is scrapping the existing script and "starting again" with a different story . "I'm really excited to explore Batman as a character that I love, and I think it's an opportunity to do something on a very large canvas that still has resonance". Read More »