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May faces calls to soften Brexit line as political limbo drags on

Theresa May needs the votes of the 10 DUP MPs to prop up her minority administration as she hopes to steer government business - including crucial measures on Brexit - through the Commons. The European Parliament's Brexit negotiator, Guy Verhofstadt , also expressed his frustration. But a press conference this evening, when asked about Major's warning to the Tories, May said her government still supports the Belfast agreement and the peace process in Northern Ireland . Read More »

Explosions at Kabul funeral; 6 deaths reported


All roads toward the palace and nearby diplomatic areas were blocked by police and there was limited movement of vehicles and people. "We must stay united". Security authorities in Kabul told people not to attend protests and demonstrations, citing a risk of attacks on large gatherings of people. He said some protesters were carrying weapons and shooting toward police and four armed demonstrators were arrested. Read More »

What Do Analysts Say About Ascena Retail Group Inc. (ASNA)

Firm's net income measured an average growth rate of -15.50%. FBR Capital maintained Ascena Retail Group Inc (NASDAQ: ASNA ) rating on Wednesday, June 1. Teachers Retirement System Of The State Of Kentucky holds 0% or 57,300 shares in its portfolio. ICM Asset Management Inc. Shares of Ascena Retail Group (NASDAQ ASNA) opened at 2.26 on Monday. Read More »

Bloomberg pledges $15 million for Paris climate agreement


Trump announced last week that the United States would withdraw from the agreement - which includes greenhouse gas limits - on economic grounds, as it would ultimately end up costing jobs . The European Union has pledged to bypass Trump administration to work with US business leaders and state governors to implement the historic accord's commitments. Read More »

Sensex, Nifty Drift Lower In Cautious Trade


Shanghai Composite was trading 0.03 per cent higher. The Sensex is trading at 31,256.94 points up by 66.38 points or 0.21 per cent. Closer home, benchmark indexes Sensex and the Nifty rose about 0.3 percent on Wednesday and the rupee recovered from early lows to close 10 paise higher at 64.33 against the dollar after the RBI cut statutory liquidity ratio by 50 basis points and reduced risk weight on specific categories of housing loans. Read More »

Asa Resource Group PLC's (ASA) "not rated" Rating Reaffirmed at Shore Capital

On Thursday, October 20 the stock rating was initiated by Investec with "Buy". The firm has "Neutral" rating by BNP Paribas given on Friday, May 27. Telecom Plus had its "Neutral" rating reiterated by analysts at JP Morgan Cazenove. Its down 0.03, from 1.11 in 2016Q3. 48 funds opened positions while 180 raised stakes. The counter witnessed a trading volume of 1.13 million shares versus an average volume of 1.53 million shares during last trading session. Read More »

WINTON GROUP Ltd Has $4.38 Million Position in Mallinckrodt PLC (MNK)

More notable recent Mallinckrodt PLC (NYSE: MNK ) news were published by: which released: "Express Scripts Comments Could Crush Mallinckrodt Stock" on June 07, 2017, also with their article: "Exclusive: Mallinckrodt explores sale of generic drugs business - sources" published on May 30, 2017, published: "Jim Chanos slams Express Scripts and Mallinckrodt over high drug prices" on May 18, 2017. Read More »

Kwality Wall's wins lawsuit against Amul's ice cream advertisement


The court also refused to stay its order and said it can not allow Amul to indulge in negative campaigning against its rival companies. "This would mean that the court has asked Amul to stop airing the advertisement effective immediately", said Nishad Nadkarni, associate partner at Khaitan and Co. Read More »

DUP's windfall can kickstart power-sharing

The former Conservative prime minister , Sir John Major has cited his concerns over the Northern Ireland peace process urging Theresa May to walk away from doing any deal with the DUP . Irish nationalist party Sinn Fein said the prospect of a British agreement with the DUP was causing anxiety and fear. "We don't know when Brexit talks start". Read More »

Over 23000 Russian emergency personnel ensure security at Confederations Cup

President Vladimir Putin will attend the Group A opening match on June 17 in St. Petersburg's Krestovsky Stadium between Russian Federation and Oceania champions New Zealand . Cameroon, Australia and New Zealand are not really expected to progress from the group stage, let alone fight for the coveted trophy, but they will attempt to defy the odds and at least improve their position in the Fifa Rankings. Read More »

Clarkson PLC (CKN) PT Raised to GBX 3300 at Liberum Capital

Teachers Retirement System Of The State Of Kentucky owns 186,153 shares or 0.19% of their USA portfolio. (NASDAQ:EA). Sensato Ltd Llc reported 17,700 shares or 0.24% of all its holdings. Direct Line Insurance Group PLC had 134 analyst reports since July 27, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Liberum Capital reissued a hold rating and issued a GBX 950 ($12.02) price objective on shares of Land Securities Group plc in a research note on Friday, March 24th. Read More »

Trump tweets to veterans: 'Stay tuned!' ahead of VA newser


Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin announced Monday that his department will expedite passing health records from the Department of Defense to the VA, making it easier for soldiers to get a complete record of care after transitioning out of the military. Read More »

Uber CEO takes leave of absence amid probe into workplace culture

He did not specify how long he would be away, and he did not appear at a staff meeting held to highlight plans to improve workplace practices. Though the investigation by Covington & Burling was prompted by Susan Flower and ex-Uber engineer, who was exposed for his pervasive sexism, harassment, and managerial incompetence at the ride-hail company, it was Kalanick and Michael who was under the axe for ignoring the disappointing culture brewing at Uber. Read More »

Pune: Two killed in explosion in ordnance factory


In a statement, a defence spokesperson said that military experts are conducting investigations at the blast site in which there was no damage to any buildings in the establishment. Sources said a high-level committee will be formed to investigate the matter. Officials at the Ordnance Factory said that a team would probe whether the blast was a result of human error or technical malfunction. Read More »

Erin Hills claims each of world's top three golfers

Admittedly, I don't have much of a diverse pallet, but I must say, burnt Elk with a side of righteousness goes down smooth. I couldn't possibly shoot any higher than I did. He won't play again until The Open at Royal Birkdale next month. Joining them were British Open champion Henrik Stenson (No. 6), Alex Noren (No. Read More »

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Company (HMHC) Stock Rating Lowered by BidaskClub

A number of brokerages have weighed in on HMHC . Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Company (HMH), launched on December 23, 2009, is a global learning company, specializing in education solutions across a range of media. Therefore 67% are positive. Meredith Corporation had 15 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The mean rating score for this stock is at 2.10. Read More »

La Jolla Pharmaceutical Co (NASDAQ:LJPC) Institutional Investor Sentiment Is 0.9

It has underperformed by 9.96% the S&P500. Cowen and Company reissued an "outperform" rating and issued a $55.00 price objective (up from $40.00) on shares of La Jolla Pharmaceutical Company in a research note on Tuesday, February 28th. 514,466 are held by Allianz Asset Management Ag. The correct version of this piece can be read at Read More »

Trump announces new Cuba policy

However, it said Cuba "reiterates its willingness to continue the respectful dialogue and cooperation" that have taken place with Washington since 2015 when the drive for restored ties began under Obama. But those who favor a greater opening with Cuba say the president's decision is a setback for improved relations and business. However, Marriott International 's planned operations in Cuba may depend on the Trump administration's regulations, the hotel company said in a statement. Read More »

Gold Drops Near USD1260 As Fed Raises Rates

Yellen on Wednesday said it may be time for a rethink. The rate increase was the second this year and the third within six months. “Any impact on the rates will be communicated through our usual channels.”. Kashkari has argued that economic conditions are not strong enough to justify raising the benchmark rate. "The committee now expects to begin implementing a balance sheet normalization programme this year, provided that the economy evolves broadly as anticipated", the Fed said in its ... Read More »