Amazon offers Prime discount to people on food stamps, government assistance

The fastest-growing customers are those earning more than $112,000 in annual income, with more than 7 out of 10 of those families paying for an Amazon Prime subscription, investment firm Piper Jaffray said past year. With this program, it hopes to ... More..

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World economy seen picking up, political uncertainty a risk

Expansion is buoyed by accelerating infrastructure investment tied to regional integration plans and the Belt and Road initiative, the Paris-based group said in a report Wednesday. After 3% growth in 2016, the ...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD) Stake Maintained by Howard Hughes Medical Institute

The stock is now valued at $64.85 after moving -0.52% in the most recent session and 0.56% over the past 5 trading days. A total of 7.28 Million shares exchanged hands during the intra-day trade compared with i...More..

United States military praises Qatar, despite Donald Trump's tweet
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

United States military praises Qatar, despite Donald Trump's tweet

Trump has also met with the Emir of Qatar Tamim Bin Hamad Al-Thani in the capital of Saudi Arabia while on his foreign trip last month. "Perhaps this will be the beginning of the end to the horror of terrorism!...More..

Australia's Vocus says KKR makes $1.65 billion takeover approach
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Australia's Vocus says KKR makes $1.65 billion takeover approach

Recently, In a research report issued to clients on Tuesday morning, KKR & Co (NYSE: KKR ) shares have had their "Buy" Rating restate by research analysts at Jefferies, who now has a $22.0000 target on compan...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Terror attack becomes focus of British campaign

A police spokesman declined to say how many locations are being fortified, but at least three of the of the dozens in the capital are already visibly altered. She had room in her heart for everyone and believ...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

BP plc (BP) Given "Overweight" Rating at Barclays PLC

Therefore 33% are positive. The firm has "Buy" rating by Citigroup given on Wednesday, August 12. The company now has an average rating of Hold and an average price target of GBX 71.66 ($0.92). The stock of Mar...More..

China Downgraded by Moody's As Debt Increases
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

China Downgraded by Moody's As Debt Increases

Moody's said it expects that the strength financially of the economy in China will erode during the next few years as its growth will slow and debut will continue rising. Hong Kong's participation in China's ...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Will Trump's Paris Agreement Decision Help Or Hurt The Energy Sector?

A majority of Americans, 55 percent, said that Trump was hurting USA leadership with the decision that environmentalists and U.S. allies in Europe publicly condemned. In an email announcing the " Pittsburgh...More..

Why Sears Holding Corp. Stock Slipped Today
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Why Sears Holding Corp. Stock Slipped Today

It has underperformed by 46.51% the S&P500. Old West Investment Management Llc decreased Sears Hldgs Corp (SHLD) stake by 31.8% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. for 3.26 million shares. The stock exchanged hand...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Jefferies Group LLC Reiterates "Hold" Rating for Antofagasta plc (ANTO)

Analysts await Alcoa Corp (NYSE:AA) to report earnings on July, 10. The latest broker reports which are now outstanding on Wednesday 7th of June state 17 analysts have a rating of "strong buy", 0 analysts "bu...More..

Avis Budget Group Inc. (CAR) Hit 1 Year Low
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Avis Budget Group Inc. (CAR) Hit 1 Year Low

Avis Budget Group now has $1.80B valuation. State Teachers Retirement Sys invested in 0% or 19,400 shares. About 1.48M shares traded. It has underperformed by 31.60% the S&P500. Paloma Partners holds 49,542 s...More..

'US behind Qatar, Arab nations' diplomatic rift'
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

'US behind Qatar, Arab nations' diplomatic rift'

Sultan Sooud Al Qassemi's comments in an interview with The Associated Press came as Emirati officials also announced those offering support to Qatar online could face years in prison and fines for offering s...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

UK threat level to remain at severe following London attack - May

These were among the first people identified as killed or wounded by three men rammed a van into pedestrians on London Bridge Saturday night , before they jumped out and embarked on a stabbing spree. The attac...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Vela and Corona on target as Mexico beat Republic of Ireland

Quick-fire goals from Corona and Jimenez put Mexico in control in the first half against an Ireland team missing John O'Shea, Seamus Coleman , Glenn Whelan , Shane Long, Jonathan Walters and James McCar...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

US Suspects Russian Hacking Led to Qatar Crisis

Trump tweeted. The comments lent credence to a view held by some analysts that Trump in his Middle East trip emboldened the Arab nations to take action even though Qatar is a U.S. Mauritania has become the late...More..

Reliance Communications falls 4% post rating downgrades by Fitch, Moody's
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Reliance Communications falls 4% post rating downgrades by Fitch, Moody's

The stock hit a record low of Rs 18.15 on 31 May 2017. The telecom operator had sought government and regulatory intervention to improve the health of the telecom industry now burdened under what banks say co...More..

UAE bans sympathy for Qatar with jail threat
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

UAE bans sympathy for Qatar with jail threat

Qatar long has denied funding extremists, although Western officials have accused it of allowing or even encouraging funding of Sunni extremists like al-Qaida's branch in Syria, once known as the Nusra Front....More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Oil falls following U.S's withdrawal from Paris Agreement

In between, the commodity markets are trying to absorb the news that US would pull away from the landmark 2015 global agreement to fight climate change, which was a step that accomplished a major campaign com...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Noteworthy Stock's Activity: Celsion Corp (NASDAQ:CLSN)

Celsion posted earnings per share of ($0.19) during the same quarter last year, which would suggest a positive year over year growth rate of 52.6%. P/E of the company is not reported. Renaissance Technologie...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Introducing Apple's New Smart Speaker

That's a new focus for Apple as it competes with Google and Amazon . Trusted Apple analyst, Ming-Chi Kuo, has given a "more than fifty percent chance" of Apple unveiling a Siri speaker - and he was r...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Fidelity National Financial (NYSE:FNF)

Nikko Asset Americas Inc has invested 0.01% of its portfolio in FNF Group of Fidelity National Financial, Inc . It also reduced Colgate Palmolive Co (NYSE:CL) stake by 109,870 shares and now owns 38,706 shares...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc

It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Rafferty Asset Management LLC's holdings in Host Hotels and Resorts were worth $2,492,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Rocky Mountain Advisers Ltd ...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Puma Biotechnology Inc (PBYI) Upgraded to "Buy" by Zacks Investment Research

A number of hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in PBYI . Highland Management L P owns 37,000 shares. It has a market capitalization of $3.10 billion. R...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Brokerages Set Brookfield Renewable Partners LP (BEP.UN) Price Target at $39.00

Davis-Rea Ltd decreased its stake in Brookfield Infrastructure Partners Lp (BIP) by 51.76% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Several brokerages have recently weighed in on BIP. The co...More..