Australia hits banks with higher taxes to bring budget back into black

Australian Treasurer, Scott Morrison, handing down the 2017 Federal Budget on 9 May. The latest budget offers some cheer for the banks because it gives APRA $2.6 million over four years, starting in 2017-18, so that the regulator can keep an eye on... More..

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Lynch & Associates IN Acquires 5147 Shares of Wells Fargo & Co

Insiders have purchased 106,392 shares of company stock worth $5,526,822 in the last quarter. About 3 shares traded. May 5, 2017Wells Fargo & Company (WFC) announced that, for the first time, its customers ...More..

Newly-wed McIlroy warns best golf to come
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Newly-wed McIlroy warns best golf to come

When he won The Players Championship last year against the strongest field in golf - he was the first wire-to-wire victor at the TPC Sawgrass in 33 years - it was his seventh victory in 10 months. FILE - In thi...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

European markets open higher; oil prices rise; Pandora up 4%

Reuters reported that OPEC and its non-OPEC partners were considering an extension to the current deal, which comprises an output cut of 1.8 million barrels per day (bpd), for nine months or more. Brent crud...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Chanticleer Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:HOTR) Experiencing Unusual Activity Mid-day

Chanticleer Holdings, Inc . was upgraded to " by analysts at Zacks. ( HOTR ) is at 72.01. Sometimes it may seem like it, but analysts don't just pull their price targets out of thin air. It is the "top line" or...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Raptors PG Lowry will opt out of final year of contract

But far too often, Toronto possessions end in isolation situations. But neither would it shock me if he said he wanted to come back for another season after this one. For a team between $15 and $20 million over...More..

Trump preparing certified letter attesting to no Russia ties
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Trump preparing certified letter attesting to no Russia ties

While Graham expressed interest in finding out whether Trump's business interests had any Russian Federation ties, he said the subcommittee may have to "steer clear" of the issue if it conflicts with the FBI's ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Arsenal loss has focussed Man United minds on Europa League, says Mata

Wenger was also questioned about his future at Arsenal once more, but the Frenchman was unable to provide any updates as to whether he will stay at the Emirates Stadium into next season and beyond. "We have had...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Ionis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:IONS) Gains 2.65% in Early Trade

The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through the SEC website . Ionis Pharmaceuticals, Inc . ( IONS ) opened the session with a $47.17 price tag, later ranging from $45.13 t...More..

Emma Watson praises gender-neutral MTV Award after winning Best Actor
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Emma Watson praises gender-neutral MTV Award after winning Best Actor

The policy was put into practice at the top of the show by presenter Asia Kate Dillion, who proudly noted she has been able to break down gender barriers as "the first openly non-binary actor to play an openly ...More..

Target testing a restocking program for household essentials
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Target testing a restocking program for household essentials

The pilot program, according to the company, is created to save its shoppers time and, "make it easier to get household essentials delivered quickly". The company didn't have a fee set but the spokesperson said...More..

Surgeons reattach ear of Buffalo officer hit by gunfire
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Surgeons reattach ear of Buffalo officer hit by gunfire

The New York Attorney General's office announced Tuesday afternoon that it will be looking into the death of the suspect in the shooting, Jose Hernandez-Rossy. Police said Jose Hernandez-Rossy was behind the wh...More..

Buffett says deal partner 3G follows 'standard capitalist formula'
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Buffett says deal partner 3G follows 'standard capitalist formula'

Buffett is the celebrity that everyone wants to get close to at the meeting. I did not think (Jeff Bezos) could succeed on the scale that he has. With big slugs of Berkshire Hathaway's portfolio struggling, inc...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Trump administration delays Paris climate agreement decision

President Donald Trump delayed a decision on withdrawing from the landmark Paris climate accord amid disagreements about the nature of the pact, the White House said Tuesday. The official requested anonymity ...More..

Prank turns pineapple into modern art
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Prank turns pineapple into modern art

Ruairi Gray, 22, had bought the pineapple as a "joke" but discovered the next day that it had been put on show in a glass display case in the centre of the exhibition at Robert Gordon University. He explained...More..

Trump delaying decision on Paris climate deal
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Trump delaying decision on Paris climate deal

Ivanka Trump has meanwhile become a talisman for those who believe she can be a moderating influence on her father. The Trump administration has been debating the Paris climate agreement through a series of...More..

Appeals Court Skeptical of Trump Administration's Defense of Executive Order Restricting Travel
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Appeals Court Skeptical of Trump Administration's Defense of Executive Order Restricting Travel

The pointed questioning came during an appeals court hearing about an executive order Trump issued in March that attempted to halt new visas from six-Muslim majority countries and suspend refugee resettlement...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

UK PM Theresa May talks Brexit with French President-Elect Emmanuel Macron

The 39-year-old's first roles came under Francois Hollande as a member of his personal staff and later as a minister of economy, industry, and digital affairs under the government of Manuel Valls. Macron's move...More..

Norges Bank Invests $5.608 Million in Nordic American Tanker Ltd (NAT)
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Norges Bank Invests $5.608 Million in Nordic American Tanker Ltd (NAT)

Over the last twelve months shares in Nordic American Tanker Shipping have increased by 0% from 0.00 to 6.92. ILLEGAL ACTIVITY NOTICE: "Norges Bank Invests $5.608 Million in Nordic American Tanker Ltd (NAT)" ...More..

Earnings Analysis Of Amyris, Inc. (AMRS)
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Earnings Analysis Of Amyris, Inc. (AMRS)

Many analysts are providing their Estimated Earnings analysis for Amyris, Inc. and for the current quarter 3 analysts have projected that the stock could give an Average Earnings estimate of $-0.09/share. The c...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

McConnell: GOP Healthcare Bill Will Be Simple Majority Vote in Senate

The bill will now face the Senate, and Kasich hopes senators rewrite the bill to be more comprehensive. The flurry of TV appearances underscored not only the importance the Trump administration attaches to th...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Trump will meet Pope Francis and visit Saudi Arabia

Trump cast his trip as an effort to build cooperation and support between Muslims, Christians and Jews for fighting terrorism. Leaders normally give the Holy See several months' notice when requesting a papal...More..

Budget 2017: $75b plan to create more than 60000 jobs
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Budget 2017: $75b plan to create more than 60000 jobs

Wage growth is projected to accelerate to 3.75 per cent by the end of the four- year budget estimates, nearly double the rate now. "Unlike the previous bank deposit tax, this is specifically not a levy on pe...More..

WH: Trump Only 'Complimentary' To Australian PM On Universal Health Care
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

WH: Trump Only 'Complimentary' To Australian PM On Universal Health Care

Australia has a universal healthcare system, which Republicans have long attacked. Here's Sanders deflecting a question about the Australia exchange followed by Bernie Sanders cracking up laughing last nigh...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Coach acquires Kate Spade for $2.4 billion

Coach ( COH ), the American luxury leather goods specialist, announceh the signing of an agreement for the acquisition of New York-based Kate Spade & Company ( KATE ). At the end of the day, this deal is about...More..