• Demands to Qatar: Close Al Jazeera, reduce Iran ties

    Demands to Qatar: Close Al Jazeera, reduce Iran ties

    Economy

    In a new twist to the ongoing crisis in West Asia, four Arab states, including Saudi Arabia , have sent Doha a list of 13 demands to end the boycott, an official of one of the four countries told Reuters . The document doesn't specify what the countries will do if Qatar refuses to comply. "We assert our right to practice our journalism professionally without bowing to pressure from any government or authority and we demand that governments respect the freedom of media to allow ...
  • Qatar receives list of demands from neighbours to end diplomatic crisis

    Economy

    Cutting ties to Iran would prove incredibly hard as Qatar shares a massive offshore natural gas field with Iran , which supplies the small nation. Resisting the demands could prove hard for Qatar. Saudi Arabia and its neighbouring Gulf States have given a list of demands to Qatar, saying they will lift the trade and diplomatic embargo if Qatar comply.
  • Are Analysts Bearish United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU) After Last Week?

    Economy

    Finally, Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of GlaxoSmithKline PLC from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a research report on Tuesday, April 25th. Community Retail Bank Na reported 46,351 shares. Schmidt P J Invest Management reported 0.64% stake. Wedgewood Investors Incorporated Pa accumulated 4,985 shares or 0.25% of the stock.
  • US Bancorp (USB) Analysts See $0.86 EPS

    Economy

    Saturna Capital Corp sold 200,400 shares as Church & Dwight (CHD)'s stock rose 0.08%. About 880,436 shares traded. Stockholders of record on Friday, June 30th will be given a $0.28 dividend. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, twelve have issued a hold rating and seven have issued a buy rating to the company's stock. The rating was downgraded by Atlantic Securities to "Neutral" on Wednesday, December 21.
  • The Hain Celestial Group, Inc. (HAIN) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results

    Economy

    In recent trading day The Hain Celestial Group, Inc. The following selling broke shares of Hain Celestial through the $35-level, which has been able to hold the stock as chart support. If we look back year-to-date, the stock has performed -16.32%. Annual EPS Growth of past 5 years is 25.74%. The company has a market capitalization of $3.38 billion, a PE ratio of 16.35 and a beta of 1.23.
  • Lenders clear Rs 86000-cr Essar Oil-Rosneft deal

    Lenders clear Rs 86000-cr Essar Oil-Rosneft deal

    Economy

    Sources close to the consortium said that approval comes after Essar Global had assured that company would invest a part of the proceeds of deal in Essar Steel, which is one of the largest debt-ridden companies of India . Apart from the refinery, Essar will also sell the Vadinar Power Company, two ports and 2,200 retail outlets, which are crucial for the refinery's operations.
  • Learning From the Georgia Special Congressional Election

    Learning From the Georgia Special Congressional Election

    Economy

    Twice. In Georgia and SC. In the wake of the Democrats' costly, humiliating, loss in the Georgia special election, the knives are out for Nancy Pelosi . Kathleen Rice (D-Ny.) said on MSNBC Thursday. We have to address that reality'. -This was the special House race Democrats thought they could win.
  • Flint Airport Attacker Tried Buying Gun in US; Wasn't on FBI/Canada Radar

    Flint Airport Attacker Tried Buying Gun in US; Wasn't on FBI/Canada Radar

    Economy

    He has been charged in USA federal court with committing violence at an worldwide airport, with a bond hearing set for next Wednesday. NPR reports that he allegedly stabbed a uniformed police officer in the neck. "My first name is Amor and my last name is Ftouhi", he told the court. Ftouhi is said to have asked the officers why they subdued him instead of killing him.
  • 76ers already trolling Lonzo and LaVar Ball after No. 2 pick

    76ers already trolling Lonzo and LaVar Ball after No. 2 pick

    Economy

    Many even trolled him on social media for his antics, as they believed he was doing it just to get more attention to his family. The Lakers have hosted a number of prospects leading up to the draft, but one has stood out among the rest in terms of coverage; UCLA point guard Lonzo Ball.
  • Obama attacks Senate health bill as "massive transfer of wealth to rich"

    Economy

    Graham said he feels "comfortable" that the Senate bill will not deny insurance coverage to people with pre-existing medical conditions, a point of contention in the House measure. "We're dealing with reality and getting to 50", he stated. But during a picnic with members of Congress later Thursday, he urged that the "spirit of cooperation" lawmakers have shown in the aftermath of a congressman's shooting last week extend to legislative discussions.
  • AbbVie's (ABBV) "Market Perform" Rating Reaffirmed at Leerink Swann

    Economy

    The dividend payment was $0.640 per share for the quarter or $2.56 on an annualized basis. About 2.79 million shares traded. It has outperformed by 19.67% the S&P500. Matrix Asset Advsrs Inc Ny holds 2.79% or 262,671 shares. Andra Ap holds 0.1% of its portfolio in AbbVie Inc (NYSE:ABBV) for 57,200 shares. Pioneer invested in 112,829 shares.