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Economy

The shorter term, popular 15 year fixed rate mortgage interest rates at the bank can be had for 3.250% today and an April of 3.514%. Those rates don't include fees associated with obtaining mortgage loans. Shorter term 15 year FRM interest rates have been listed at 3.430% at the bank today with an April of 3.598%. A year ago at this time, the 15-year FRM averaged 2.86%.
  • Flynn requests immunity from Russian involvement inquiries

    Flynn requests immunity from Russian involvement inquiries

    Economy

    Flynn was sacked by U.S. President Donald Trump as national security adviser on February 13 after only 24 days on the job. Admitting he had misled Vice President Mike Pence about his contacts with the Russian ambassador before Mr. He said the material should now be given to both congressional intelligence committees. He warned people to look towards Trump's statements , which he said were not "subtle".
  • Congressional follow-up reveals extent of Wells Fargo scandal in Minnesota

    Economy

    Ellison also asked how many employees submitted formal complaints about the perverse sales incentives, and how many of them got fired for doing so. "If they're on their own, anyone who says anything is a whistleblower - and they already dumped some whistleblowers". Six of Wells Fargo's 15 board members, including all of those who served on bank's risk committee, should not be re-elected, according to Glass Lewis, which advises shareholders on governance matters.
  • The Internet Had Some Thoughts on President Trump's Chocolate Cake Conversation

    Economy

    In an interview with Fox Business that aired on Wednesday, Trump recalled the conversation he had with his Chinese counterpart President Xi Jinping at his Mar-a-Lago resort while 59 missiles were launched from the USA warships. After hearing the news, the Chinese president was speechless for 10 seconds, Trump said. "Yes, heading toward Syria, and I want you to know that", Trump said of his conversation with China's president.
  • Notable Buzzer: Swift Transportation Company (SWFT)

    Notable Buzzer: Swift Transportation Company (SWFT)

    Economy

    They now have a $24.00 price target on the stock, down previously from $29.00. These analysts and investment firms use various valuation methods to decide a price target for a stock. The standard deviation of all the estimates is now $0.707. Thus the company showed an Earnings Surprise of -3.3 Percent. The last session's volume of 2.24 million shares was higher than its average volume of 1.83 million shares.
  • Republicans look to tackle health, doubt

    Economy

    Rep. Patrick McHenry (R-N.C.), the GOP's chief deputy whip, said Wednesday that Freedom Caucus calls for states to be able to apply for waivers to repeal pre-existing condition protections are "a bridge too far for our members". But Freedom Caucus co-founder, Republican Rep. Jim Jordan of OH, said the conservative faction has "an understanding that we're stronger when we work together".
  • Companies pledged to create jobs years before Trump took office

    Economy

    Matt Bevin announced Monday. But the Toyota investment has been in the works for years as it gears up for production of the revamped 2018 Camry, long the top-selling auto in the U.S. It manufactures the Toyota Camry model, and Lexus models. Toyota didn't dive too deep on specifics, but it claims part of the investment will go toward updating equipment and building a brand-new paint shop.
  • JP Morgan profit beats estimates, trading up 17%

    JP Morgan profit beats estimates, trading up 17%

    Economy

    Looking about the past performance history, the company plunged -1.31% in past week and declined -5.38% in one month. Timber Creek Capital Management LLC now owns 2,217 shares of the financial services provider's stock valued at $147,000 after buying an additional 1,000 shares in the last quarter.
  • Experts say police who dragged passenger had other options

    Economy

    The man who was physically removed from a United Airlines flight this week for refusing to be bumped to make room for a flight crew appears to be preparing for a lawsuit against the carrier. But once police were aboard the plane, it would have been hard to walk away, especially if they did not know why the passenger was asked to leave, said Kevin Murphy, executive director of the Airport Law Enforcement Agencies Network.
  • More Wells Fargo clawbacks; blockchain hype tempered

    Economy

    Stumpf , and its former head of community banking, Carrie L. Tolstedt . The bank's board also clawed back another $75 million in pay from two former executives, Chief Executive Officer John Stumpf and community bank executive Carrie Tolstedt, saying both executives dragged their feet for years regarding problems at the second-largest USA bank.
  • Bank of Montreal Can Buys 370673 Shares of Valero Energy Co. (VLO)

    Bank of Montreal Can Buys 370673 Shares of Valero Energy Co. (VLO)

    Economy

    The volume of the particular stock is the shares bought and sold in a single trading day. Therefore, the stated figure displays a quarterly performance of -1.89% and year to date performance of -3.67%. 04/06/2016 - Drexel Hamilton began new coverage on Valero Energy Partners LP giving the company a "buy" rating. Morgan Stanley lowered shares of Valero Energy to a "hold" rating in a research note on Sunday, January 8th.
  • Trump Reverses Pledge, Won't Label China Currency Manipulator

    Trump Reverses Pledge, Won't Label China Currency Manipulator

    Economy

    MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was up about 0.6 percent. The S&P slid 0.4 percent. Sydney's S&P-ASX 200 retreated 0.8 percent to 5,885.50 while Seoul's Kospi added 0.4 percent to 2,137.05. Mr. Trump has also urged China to help, saying cooperation could help its trade terms. China's overall trade surplus also rose in March after logging its first deficit in three years in February.