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Stanley cuts inflation forecast, lowers Fed rate hike expectations

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This year, as a first-time voter on the US central bank's rate-setting Federal Open Market Committee, he dissented against otherwise-unanimous decisions in March and June to raise rates. If inflation continues to fall short of the central bank's 2 percent target, "it would be prudent to raise the federal funds rate more gradually". If inflation does rebound soon, she said, the Fed could achieve its three-hikes-per-year forecast. Read More »

Community Healthcare Trust Inc (CHCT) Hit 52-Week High

The company has market cap of $478.67 million. The stock decreased 0.10% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $52. The 14 day Williams %R for Physicians Realty Trust (DOC) is noted at -2.02. Hightower Advisors Limited Liability Co holds 103,688 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. (NYSE:DLR). Pensionfund Dsm Netherlands owns 0.45% invested in Digital Realty Trust, Inc. Read More »

Lloyd Blankfein on Gary Cohn: 'No one's perfect'

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Blankfein's lukewarm comments came weeks after Trump himself floated Cohn, who is now director of the National Economic Council, for the role atop the United States central bank in an interview with The Wall Street Journal . Mr. Cohn is one of the key White House hands tasked with shepherding an overhaul of the federal tax code through Congress. In that interview, Cohn said the administration "can and must do better in consistently and unequivocally condemning these groups". Read More »

Clemson releases statement on Hurricane Irma

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Army Gen. Joseph Lengyel, chief of the National Guard Bureau, said that more than 45,000 guard members are engaged worldwide - including 1,200 fighting wildfires in California, Montana and OR, more than 19,000 responding to Hurricane Harvey's devastation, and almost 13,000 mobilized and supporting the combatant commands overseas. Read More »

Texas governor says Harvey damage could climb to a staggering $244 billion

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Speaking at First Church in Pearland, Texas, Trump noted that the coordination between local, state and federal government officials was "terrific". Harvey , which first came ashore on Aug 25 as the most powerful hurricane to hit Texas in 50 years, has killed an estimated 47 people, displaced more than 1 million and damaged almost 200,000 homes in a path of destruction stretching for more than 480 kms. Read More »

Wall Street, dollar slip on North Korea jitters

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The Dow Jones industrial average gained 47 points, or 0.2 percent, to 21,800. The Nasdaq Composite was down 29.90 points, or 0.46 percent, at 6,405.43. The month of September, traditionally the most hard of the year, could be further complicated by a possible showdown in Washington around the debt ceiling, support for the Reuters news agency. Read More »

Featured Stock: The Walt Disney Company (DIS)

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Narrowing in, the stock is at a distance of -5.23% from the 50 day high and -8.11% off of the 50 day low.Covering sell-side analysts have recently weighed in on shares of The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS ). Cowen Gru has 0.22% invested in Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS). Qci Asset Management New York holds 2.05% of its portfolio in Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS) for 147,415 shares. Read More »

Florida activates price gouging hotline, when to file a complaint

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She also said her office was working with Amazon to make sure third-party vendors on their site weren't scamming customers, adding that the company had identified 12 sellers who were price-gouging on water. Here are some tips as you're scanning the aisles. Stores must disclose their return policy at the time of sale and can not refuse items. As category 5 Hurricane Irma approaches the Southeastern coast of the United States, reports of price gouging have begun flooding into state ... Read More »

Gap to shift focus to Old Navy, Athleta stores

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It improved, as 46 investors sold Global Positioning System shares while 142 reduced holdings. But Gap Inc . also has long struggled with its own problems, mired in a sales slump as its clothes don't stand out in an overcrowded landscape. Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider buys, and 3 sales for $12.43 million activity. Gap Inc .'s latest strategy shift involves pivoting away from. Read More »

Wednesday Apple Rumors: What is the Name of Apple's 2017 iPhone?

Geskin, however, is not the first source to claim such price tags for the variants of the iPhone 8 . If the ensuing rumours are indeed true, then we might get to see a bezel-less iPhone Edition with 5.8-inch OLED display, 4.7-inch iPhone 8 and 5.5-inch iPhone 8 Plus at the upcoming event. Read More »

Amazon to Open Small Stores Inside Kohl's

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To help people set up Amazon smart devices at home - and encourage them to buy more - the tech giant previously announced its own version of Best Buy's popular Geek Squad service. Customers will also have access to Amazon Home Services , which connects consumers to local services and businesses. This deal comes as department stores struggle to compete with Amazon. Read More »

Billions of us are drinking tap water contaminated by plastic

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This research led Frank Kelly, professor of environmental health at King's College London, to tell a United Kingdom parliamentary inquiry in 2016: "If we breathe them in they could potentially deliver chemicals to the lower parts of our lungs and maybe even across into our circulation". Read More »

Fresno State Bulldogs vs. Alabama Crimson Tide

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Scarlett and Callaway need to get back on the field soon, or else there is little hope for the Gators' season. Widely-considered one of the best receivers in the nation, Ridley showed exactly why many believe he'll be headed to the National Football League after this season when he broke loose for a 53-yard touchdown reception with 11:28 remaining in the second quarter Saturday. Read More »

Indian PM says shares Myanmar's concerns over Rakhine violence

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Modi announced free visas for Myanmar nationals keen to visit India , standing next to Suu Kyi - the country's State Counsellor and de-facto leader - in Nay Pyi Taw , at a time his administration has declared plans to deport 40,000 illegal Rohingya refugees now in India. Read More »

Amazon to open first NY fulfullment centre, create 2250 jobs

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Amazon now has over 50 fulfillment centres across the U.S. The state offered $18 million in "performance-based tax credits" to lure Amazon to the city. "This project will be the biggest single job creator in our borough's history", said Staten Island borough president James S. Oddo. It was not immediately clear how the company may use fulfillment centers to deliver Whole Foods items. Read More »

First Trailer For 'Insidious: The Last Key' Released

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Jason Blum is, of course, also producing under his Blumhouse Production banner, along with Oren Peli. Elise, who has previously helped the Lambert family deal with paranormal experiences, faces the biggest fear in the The Last Key . Insidious: The Last Key is directed by Adam Robitel , who also directed 2014's underrated The Taking of Deborah Logan , which coincidentally also had a female senior lead. Read More »

Sensex slips 147.58 points inspite of abating fears

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BSE Small-cap index closed higher by 0.235% at 16,250. The stock had outperformed the market over the past one month till 5 September 2017, advancing 13.97% compared with the Sensex's 1.6% fall. Kotak Mahindra Bank rose 0.8 percent after JPMorgan upgraded the stock to overweight as the bank is strongly positioned for growth. Coal India continued to its upmove for third consecutive session, up 0.77 percent on top of 6 percent gains in previous two days. Read More »

American Electric Power Company, Inc. (AEP): Overbought Stock Of Monday

American Elec Pwr Inc Com now has $36.44 billion valuation. Equities research analysts forecast that American Electric Power Company, Inc . will post $3.66 EPS for the current fiscal year. Geode Lc invested in 12.82M shares or 0.09% of the stock. Ancora Ltd reported 0% of its portfolio in Ferro Corporation (NYSE:FOE). 27,862 are held by Pinnacle Advisory Group Inc. Read More »

Japanese princess to marry commoner, will lose title

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During the press meet, Mako shyly revealed that Komuro's bright smiles were the first thing that attracted the young princess. Princess Mako of Akishino is no longer a princess. Details of their wedding have not been decided, and palace officials say the ceremony is expected sometime around autumn next year after a series of rituals, including one that authorizes the engagement. Read More »

Stanley Fischer steps down from Fed citing 'personal reasons'

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Fed Board Chair Janet Yellen's term also ends in July 2018, and the president is reportedly considering National Economic Council Chairman Gary Cohn to replace her. Former Board of Governors member Daniel Tarullo stepped down in April. Indeed, Yellen told an audience at the annual Jackson Hole, Wyo., economic symposium in August that regulatory changes made in the wake of the 2008 crisis have kept the US financial system safer and that any changes should be moderate . Read More »

Here comes the Bank of Canada

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Prime rates are the basis for products like variable-rate mortgages and home equity lines of credit. While many economists had expected the bank would wait until its October meeting to hike again, a significant minority in the market had bet on a move on Wednesday. Read More »

F-16 Fighting Falcon crashes in Arizona, fate of pilot 'unknown'

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The 162nd Wing is based at Tucson International Airport. The pilot was killed when an F-16 training with the Arizona Air National Guard's 162nd Wing crashed near Safford on Tuesday afternoon, Graham County Sheriff P.J. According to First Lt. Lacey Roberts with the 162nd Wing, the Iraqi student pilot was conducting a routine F-16 training mission in conjunction with the Arizona Air National Guard's 162nd Wing in Tucson when it went down. Read More »

French Fashion Giants Agree to Ban Size 0 Models

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For more than 20 years, campaigners have urged major brands to take cognisanse of their influence on impressionable young men and women, and actively discouraged agencies from hiring models with a distinctly emaciated look. LVMH and Kering said their designers could no longer use size 32 models under the French system - sizes XXS or size zero in the U.S. or size 4 Britain - and only use those size 34 or over. Read More »

Canada trade deficit shrinks as strong Canadian dollar hits imports, exports

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Exports, meanwhile, fell 4.9 per cent to Can$44.1 billion. When adjusted for inflation, the trade deficit increased to $61.6 billion from $60.8 billion in June. On Saturday, Trump threatened to withdraw from a free trade deal with South Korea. Exports of motor vehicles and parts fell 9.6 per cent in the month - the strongest decrease since August 2014. Read More »