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Economy

Credit Suisse Group AG reaffirmed a hold rating and set a $44.00 target price on shares of Williams-Sonoma in a research note on Tuesday. The rating was maintained by Robert W. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, April 26th. Let's have a look at some of the important valuation ratios of the Williams-Sonoma, Inc.
  • Moody's downgrades China's credit rating

    Economy

    The ministry said the Chinese government's liability ratio stood at 36.7 percent to GDP by the end of past year, compared to the European Union's 60 percent and far below the level of other major economies and emerging markets . The ministry also refuted Moody's expectation that China's government debt-to-GDP ratio would rise to 40 percent in 2018. Shanghai and Hong Kong stocks fell son after the downgrade was announced but rebounded in the afternoon to end slightly higher.
  • John Brennan: Russia interfered in U.S. election process

    Economy

    Though he said "seeing these types of contacts during the same period of time raised my concern", Brennan noted that the "contacts might've been totally, totally innocent and benign as well as those that might have succumbed somehow to those Russian efforts".
  • Trump says former Federal Bureau of Investigation director Comey is a 'nut job'

    Economy

    The exchange supports claims that Trump sacked Comey over the bureau's probe into possible collusion between the real estate mogul's campaign and Moscow. The president's son-in-law Jared Kushner is among those whose contacts with the Russian government have come under scrutiny. He then went on to speak to the fired FBI Director's popularity.
  • Donald Trump's Saudi trip ends, urges Muslim leaders to fight extremism

    Donald Trump's Saudi trip ends, urges Muslim leaders to fight extremism

    Economy

    On the other hand, U.S. embassy had stated on Sunday that a meeting between President Donald Trump and Prime Minister (PM) Nawaz Sharif was not scheduled. "Terrorism has spread all across the world", Trump said. "We have before us a rare opportunity to bring security and stability and peace to this region and to its people ", Mr Trump said upon his arrival in Tel Aviv .
  • At Least 2 Dead, Dozens Injured After Tornadoes Hit Wisconsin, Oklahoma

    Economy

    At least two dozen of the 50 or so trailers were destroyed. National Weather Service meteorologists say preliminary indications show eight tornadoes touched down in western Oklahoma on Tuesday. He said most of the damage is concentrated at a trailer park and turkey barns. She said initial reports were that it was more than 400 feet wide, and that it was "very fortunate" that it didn't strike in a more populated area.
  • Schlumberger Limited. (SLB) Coverage Initiated at HSBC Holdings plc

    Economy

    North American Management Corp who had been investing in Schlumberger Ltd for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $100.33B market cap company. Swiss Financial Bank holds 463,500 shares. Bamco reported 36,800 shares or 0.02% of all its holdings. Private Communication Na owns 7,412 shares or 0.1% of their U.S.
  • Dollar Tree, Inc. (DLTR) Releases Earnings Results, Hits Expectations

    Dollar Tree, Inc. (DLTR) Releases Earnings Results, Hits Expectations

    Economy

    RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of DLTR in report on Wednesday, November 25 with "Outperform" rating. Finally, Thornburg Investment Management Inc. Taking a broader look brokerage firms' analysts on the street with an expectant view have Dollar Tree Inc (NASDAQ:DLTR) high price target of $101 and with a conservative view have low price target of $65.
  • Russian Federation and Saudi Arabia Commit to Oil Cuts Through Next Year

    Russian Federation and Saudi Arabia Commit to Oil Cuts Through Next Year

    Economy

    Break down of Libyan 1.7 million barrels per day (bpd) in oil exports in 2011. Yet, OPEC's own production rose in April, by 65,000 barrels daily last month, to 31.78 million bpd, with increased production in Nigeria and Saudi Arabia compensated for production outages in Libya and lower production rates in Iran, both exempt from the cut agreement.
  • Sears posts first quarterly profit in almost two years on cost cuts

    Sears posts first quarterly profit in almost two years on cost cuts

    Economy

    Closures aside, Sears posted an 11.9 percent drop in same-store sales, which accounted for another $417 million of its Q1 sales decline. Sears Holdings Corp ( NASDAQ : SHLD ) opened at 7.47 on Thursday. The original version of this report can be accessed at https://www.thecerbatgem.com/2017/05/25/sears-holdings-corp-shld-announces-earnings-results.html.
  • Officials back reducing bond holdings this year

    Officials back reducing bond holdings this year

    Economy

    They gave themselves an out. Gold prices were higher in European trade on Thursday, staying near the strongest level in around three weeks as the USA dollar slipped after the Federal Reserve signaled a cautious approach to future rate hikes and the reduction of its $4.5 trillion balance sheet.