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But despite this tough rhetoric, it was announced Thursday that the USA has signed a $ 12 billion deal to sell fighter jets to Qatar . Details of the Wednesday deal have not been disclosed but Bloomberg reported that it could include 236 jets.
  • Bryan Sheffield Sells 1687500 Shares of Parsley Energy, Inc. (PE) Stock

    Economy

    Citadel Advisors Limited Liability Corp holds 515,929 shares or 0.02% of its portfolio. Elk Creek Prtnrs Lc has 0.21% invested in Parsley Energy Inc (NYSE:PE) for 88,105 shares. The stock's quarterly performance indicates a Negative momentum of -15.89 percent, whereas its last one month trend is Pessimistic with -17.63 percent.
  • Fed raises key rate, unveils plan to reduce bond holdings

    Economy

    For example: if current interest rates rise, giving newly-issued bonds a yield of 10 per cent, older issues yielding 5 per cent would not be in demand until their price falls to match the same return generated by the new prevailing interest rate.
  • Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (NASDAQ:WBA), QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM)

    Economy

    Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc.'s volatility stands at 1.33% and the average volume is 3998.3. The stock had a trading volume of 14,953,927 shares. MD increased its stake in Walgreens Boots Alliance by 35.1% in the third quarter. Shareholders of record on Thursday, May 18th were given a $0.375 dividend. Walgreens Boots Alliance's dividend payout ratio is presently 38.36%. WARNING: This story was reported by Sports Perspectives and is owned by of Sports Perspectives.
  • About $4 million raised for London fire victims

    About $4 million raised for London fire victims

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    That is what a prime minister should do and that is what she has done. "That's one of the most awful things I have ever seen", Prince William said of the tower's blackened shell. "The investigation will look into what criminal offences may have been committed". We understand the community will not want us to wait until the conclusion of any formal public inquiry before we understand what lessons may have to be learned.
  • Four tied for lead in US Open

    Economy

    New ground, in more ways than one, is being broken in this first staging of a US Open in the state of Wisconsin . McIlroy will join Day at the US PGA Tour's Travelers Championship in CT next week."I saw some positives and hopefully I can take them to the Travelers", McIlroy , who has been sidelined a total of 10 weeks with a rib injury in 2017, said.
  • Whole Foods Bought By Amazon For $13.7 Billion

    Economy

    Amazon and Whole Foods expect to close the deal during the second half of 2017. When Amazon .com Inc . completes its acquisition of Whole Foods Market Inc ., chief executive officer Jeff Bezos will try to keep the grocer's reputation for premium fresh foods while cutting prices to shed its "Whole Paycheck" image.
  • What's Propelling ENSCO PLC (ESV) to Reach Yearly Low?

    Economy

    Bank Of Montreal increased Analog Devices Inc (NASDAQ:ADI) stake by 24,344 shares to 287,074 valued at $21.31 million in 2016Q4. The current consensus recommendation provided by covering analysts is 3.10. Tracking the stock price in relation to moving averages as well as highs and lows for the year might assist with evaluating future stock performance.
  • Amazon deal slams retailers as Dow edges to record

    Economy

    The deal could be "transformative", Moody's lead retail analyst Charlie O'Shea said, "not just for food retail, but for retail in general". Walmart , which has the largest share of the US food market, has been working on lowering prices, while Target has been struggling to turn around its grocery business.
  • London tower block fire death toll climbs to 30

    London tower block fire death toll climbs to 30

    Economy

    Protesters have stormed Kensington Town Hall in west London during a rally to demand "justice" for the victims of Wednesday's Grenfell Tower Fire . "It is important to be frank - fires are still breaking out and conditions are very hard and hazardous for the emergency services in the upper levels of the building".