• Key moments of Trump-Comey clash and what's come after

    Key moments of Trump-Comey clash and what's come after

    Economy

    Comey or anyone else to end any investigation, including any investigation involving General Flynn", a White House statement said.Trump fired Flynn on February 13, on grounds that he had misled Vice President Mike Pence and other officials about his contacts with Russians.The intensifying drama comes as Trump is set to embark Friday on his first foreign trip, which had been optimistically viewed by some aides as an opportunity to reset an administration floundering under an inexperienced ...
  • Financial Update of Kimco Realty Corporation (NYSE:KIM)

    Financial Update of Kimco Realty Corporation (NYSE:KIM)

    Economy

    Suntrust Banks Inc. now owns 9,930 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock worth $218,000 after buying an additional 504 shares in the last quarter. A number of hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in the company. Among 11 analysts covering Kimco Realty (NYSE:KIM), 6 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 4 Hold.
  • Oil prices rise as Saudi and Russian Federation agree to prolong output curbs

    Economy

    An increase in Libyan output, together with a surge in North American production and signs of recovery in Nigeria, may undercut OPEC's strategy to re-balance the market and prop up prices. Extending the curbs at already agreed-upon volumes is needed to reach the goal of reducing global inventories to the five-year average, the energy ministers of the world's biggest oil producers said in a joint press conference in Beijing.
  • Target's breezes past expectations in the first quarter

    Target's breezes past expectations in the first quarter

    Economy

    Target CEO Brian Cornell conceded on a conference call that the company has a ways to go before it's back to full health. For the quarter, shares have been noted at 10.94%. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION WARNING: This story was originally published by BBNS and is the property of of BBNS. If you are accessing this report on another website, it was stolen and reposted in violation of U.S.
  • Cyberspace authority warns of ransomware attack

    Cyberspace authority warns of ransomware attack

    Economy

    Economic experts offered differing views on how much the attack, and associated computer outages, would cost businesses and governments. Carmaker Renault said one of its French plants, which employs 3,500 people, wasn't reopening Monday as a "preventative step" while technicians deal with the aftermath of the attack.
  • US households owe record amount, topping pre-recession peak

    US households owe record amount, topping pre-recession peak

    Economy

    While mortgage loans still account for the vast majority, about $9.1 trillion in the three months through March, a larger portion is made up of other debt, such as student and auto loans, than it was at the time an imploding housing bubble froze credit markets, according to a report from the Federal Reserve Bank of NY.
  • Heat stay put in 2017 National Basketball Association draft lottery, will select #14 overall

    Economy

    The Celtics had a 25 percent chance of winning the first overall pick. The Los Angeles Lakers were awarded the second overall pick (which also saves them their 2019 first-rounder), and the Philadelphia 76ers will pick directly after them. 5. Just because he's a 7-foot white guy that can shoot threes doesn't mean he's the next coming of Dirk Nowitzki . The NBA Draft Lottery is used every season to determine which of the 14 non-playoff teams will be given the top three picks in the upcoming ...
  • Advantage Investment Management LLC Invests $253000 in The Coca-Cola Co (KO)

    Advantage Investment Management LLC Invests $253000 in The Coca-Cola Co (KO)

    Economy

    The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 18th. The Coca-Cola's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 93.33%. Following the completion of the transaction, the insider now directly owns 149,185 shares of the company's stock, valued at $6,479,104.55. As for the mean price target, it implies upside of 4.12% from the $43.73 prior closing price. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA now owns 1,520 shares of the company's stock valued at $109,000 after buying an additional 920 shares during the period.
  • Global cyberattack alert as experts warn of more havoc

    Economy

    The software company released security updates in March to address certain vulnerabilities that these WannaCry attacks are exploiting. Some cybersecurity experts are wondering if the vulnerability exposed with the leaked US government documents could be part of the attraction.
  • Philadelphia Eagles sign LeGarrette Blount to a one-year deal

    Philadelphia Eagles sign LeGarrette Blount to a one-year deal

    Economy

    Blount is 30 years old, but he had the best year of his career in 2016. It is unclear whether the Eagles structured Blount's deal in such a way as to avoid it counting toward the 2018 compensatory pick formula. Philadelphia's front office also signed six-year veteran wide receiver Torrey Smith in free agency and surely hope the moves will lead to a postseason berth in 2017.
  • Fed June rate hike odds jump after policy statement

    Fed June rate hike odds jump after policy statement

    Economy

    Wrapping up the two-day policy meeting late on Wednesday, the world's most influential central bank overlooked the slowing USA economic growth in the first quarter, arguing that it was likely to be "transitory". A June hike is now 65 percent priced in by markets, according to Reuters data. They began raising rates in December 2015 and have boosted rates only two more times since then.