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Sensex closes above 30000 for first time in its 31-year history

Hong Kong's Hang Seng was down 0.44 per cent while Japan's Nikkei shed 0.20 per cent in early session on Friday. The broader markets continued to outperform benchmarks, with the BSE Midcap index rising 0.2 percent and Smallcap up 0.6 percent despite weak breadth, aided by PSU banks.

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The Akebia Therapeutics Inc (AKBA) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Brokerages

The RSI oscillates between zero and 100. As of writing, AKEBIA THERAPEUTICS, INC .'s RSI stands at 88.86. The stock, after opening at $12.6, hit $13.23 through the close by scoring 5.84%. California Employees Retirement System holds 0% or 59,000 shares in its portfolio. It is the "top line" or "gross income" figure from which costs are subtracted to determine net income.

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Senators head to "commander in chief's house" for North Korea briefing

North Korea denounced the USA actions. The US Air Force also tested an intercontinental ballistic missile early Wednesday to demonstrate its nuclear deterrence capability. USA officials said Wednesday's briefings will center on three key issues: intelligence about the North's capabilities; US response options, including military ones; and how to get China and other countries to enforce existing economic sanctions on Pyongyang, along with ideas for new penalties.

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Trump warns of 'major' North Korea conflict as China weighs in

The U.S. goods trade deficit with South Korea has more than doubled since KORUS took effect in March 2012, from $13.2 billion in 2011 to $27.7 billion in 2016, according to U.S. On the campaign trail, Trump frequently said South Korea and other key US allies should pay more for the defense provided by the U.S. In the Reuters interview , the president was full of praises for Chinese premier Xi Jinping who he met at his Mar-a-Lago estate in Palm Beach, Florida, earlier this month, ...

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Indian equities trade flat ahead of derivatives expiry

Among other Asian markets, Hong Kong's Hang Seng shed 0.16 per cent while Shanghai Composite Index shed 0.68 per cent in early trade. Meanwhile, the BSE Mid-cap Index closed up by 0.9% at 14625 while the BSE Small-cap Index closed up by 0.8% at 15291.

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Yamana Gold (AUY) Given Media Impact Rating of 0.27

So far, analysts are sticking with their bearish recommendations with the consensus call at 3.2. A number of other research analysts also recently commented on the stock. If you are viewing this article on another publication, it was illegally stolen and reposted in violation of United States and worldwide copyright and trademark law.

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Xiaomi closes in on Samsung in India smartphone market in Q1 2017

India is one of the world's largest and among the fastest growing smartphone markets. According to analysis firm Canalys , Huawei shipped 21 million P10 and P10 Plus units, claiming 18% marketshare in Q1 2017. Xiaomi, which was placed third in Q1 2016, has now dropped to the fifth place, behind Apple. Xiaomi fell pretty hard from the third place it occupied past year.

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Draghi Likely To Stay The Course On Monetary Stimulus

The bank's interventions in the economy are created to power growth and push inflation towards its target of just below 2.0 percent. Against the dollar, sterling was 0.2 percent lower at $1.2819, around a cent off six-month highs hit last week when British Prime Minister Theresa May made a surprise announcement of an early general election in June.

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Dimensional Fund Advisors LP Acquires 23203 Shares of EP Energy Corp (EPE)

Zacks' EPS calculations are an average based on a survey of sell-side research analysts that follow EP Energy Corp. Analysts anticipate that Sanchez Energy Corp will post $0.53 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. Stock is now moving with a negative distance from the 200 day simple moving average of approximately -11.4%, and has a poor year to date (YTD) performance of -11.85% which means the stock is constantly subtracting to its value from the previous fiscal year end price.

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Mediclinic International PLC (MDC) Rating Reiterated by Citigroup Inc

Liberum Capital's price target would indicate a potential upside of 46.27% from the stock's current price. In a research note made public on 28 April, Compass Group PLC (LON:CPG) stock "Overweight" was reaffirmed by Barclays Capital. About 9,571 shares traded. It has outperformed by 15.57% the S&P500. Investors sentiment increased to 1.46 in 2016 Q4. Its down 0.35, from 0.78 in 2016Q3.

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Trump announces 'one of the biggest tax cuts in US history'

A tax plan released by the White House on Wednesday could deliver many millions of dollars annually in tax savings to Donald Trump personally under the guise of helping small businesses, multiple tax experts have told the Guardian. Assuming Trump's tax reform passes, there will probably be little political capital or interest left for future tax increases, so that would leave benefit cuts as the only option.

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Oil edges higher as OPEC boost offsets dent from U.S. supply

The U.S. Energy Information Administration said in its weekly report that crude oil inventories fell by 1.0 million barrels in the week ended April 14. Oil had rallied above $53/bbl after some members of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries voiced support for prolonging cuts past June, but rising US output is undermining the effort to trim a global glut.

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Will Home Capital's Issues Impact the Whole Canadian Banking System?

Home Capital said the terms of the deal meant it would be unable to meet its current financial targets. Home Capital Group Inc is a Canada-based holding company that operates through its subsidiary, Home Trust Company (Home Trust), which offers deposits, residential and non-residential commercial mortgage lending and consumer lending.

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President Trump says "major conflict" with North Korea possible

North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un watches a military drill marking the 85th anniversary of the establishment of the Korean People's Army (KPA). "North Korea's pursuit of nuclear weapons is an urgent national security threat and top foreign policy priority", Tillerson said Wednesday in a joint statement with defence secretary James Mattis and director of National Intelligence Dan Coats.

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French Economic Growth Slows Amid Political Uncertainty

Spending is the biggest contributor to economic growth. Figures from the Office for National Statistics showed that output from the distribution, hotels and restaurants sector - which includes the retail industry - fell by 0.5 per cent in the quarter, compared with a two per cent rise in the previous three months.

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Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn refuses to rule out a second Brexit referendum

The election has been welcomed by opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn, who argues that the public will finally be able to hear his case that the Conservatives have wrecked the economy. An early vote is also expected to delay Brexit talks. Brok said that could help "so that we can conduct the negotiations professionally in the next 1 1/2 years to reach a sensible result that reduces the damage".

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel says United Kingdom living under 'illusion' over Brexit

Mrs Merkel's warning echoes comments from German officials who have said negotiators in Prime Minister Theresa May's government were underestimating the complexity of the talks and the economic reality of a United Kingdom outside the EU's single market.

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Wells Fargo & Company Posted losses of -0.04% in the Last Trade

Equities research analysts forecast that Wells Fargo & Company will post $4.19 earnings per share for the current year. Zacks' earnings per share calculations are an average based on a survey of research analysts that that provide coverage for Wells Fargo & Co.

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Kotak Mahindra Bank posts 40% jump in standalone net profit

The bank , however, reported a 36% jump in net non-performing assets (NPAs) to Rs 1,718 crore in the quarter under review from Rs 1,262 crore in the corresponding quarter in the previous year. Total income in the last fiscal was Rs 21,176.09 crore, up from Rs 18,996.42 crore a year ago. During the period ended March 31, 2017, advances of the bank stood at Rs 136,082 crore compared with Rs 118,665 crore a year ago.

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Sadiq Khan pulls support from controversial garden bridge

Planning permission is due to expire this year and many outstanding issues remain, including spiralling construction costs and doubts around funding the maintenance of the bridge, said mayor Sadiq Khan. Planning permission for the £200 million project, estimated to have been the most expensive public footbridge in the world, was due to expire later this year with the Trust yet to secure tens of millions of pounds in promised private funding for construction.

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DeMarcus Ware signs one-day contract to retire a Dallas Cowboy

In an earlier meeting with executive vice president Stephen Jones, head coach Jason Garrett and defensive coordinator Rod Marinelli, a scenario was discussed that involved taking Charlton. No Michigan Wolverines were selected in the first 24 picks of the 2017 NFL Draft but two went in the four picks after that. Prior to this year, the last MI player drafted in the first round was offensive tackle Taylor Lewan, who was selected No.

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Myles Garret becomes first Aggie taken No. 1 in Draft

The Oakland Raiders made the most complex pick of the first round, taking Ohio State cornerback Gareon Conley with the 23rd pick. In that case, I agree with Jeff Howe that the Browns would jump at the chance for Garoppolo , sending the 12th overall pick, 33rd overall pick, and two future second round picks.

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Just the Facts on Intel Corporation

Finally, Canaccord Genuity reissued a buy rating and set a $43.00 price target on shares of Intel in a research report on Thursday, January 19th. The stock now has a consensus rating of "Hold" and a consensus target price of $40.45. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION WARNING: " Intel Co". If you are viewing this piece on another website, it was illegally copied and reposted in violation of United States and global copyright and trademark laws.

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Jean-Marine Le Pen criticizes Marine for laid-back campaigning

For King, this presidential election is the last chance to stop what he calls "an nearly uncontrollable immigration flow that must be controlled or France will no longer be French". "Through that lens is how I see Marine Le Pen". And yet he too ran as an anti-establishment candidate, without the support of any major political party.

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In Egypt, pope seeks rejection of violence

The Pope will address an audience of 25,000 Christian worshipers during a ceremony held on the occasion, in the presence of the Egyptian president. A general view shows forensics collecting evidence at the site of a bomb blast which struck worshipers gathering to celebrate Palm Sunday at the Mar Girgis Coptic Church in the Nile Delta City of Tanta, Egypt on April 9, 2017.

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Donald Trump on Maduro Protests

This is published unedited from the PTI feed . The OAS has led an worldwide chorus of concern over the economic and political chaos in the major oil-exporting country. A 20-year-old student became the latest causality after he was hit by a tear gas canister in the eastern Altamira neighborhood the city. Opposition leaders have accused Maduro of seizing dictatorial powers and unleashing repression on peaceful protesters, according to media reports .

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European Central Bank says economy is 'increasingly solid'

Checklist reminder. pic. twitter .com/XrGulzHXUE- Maxime Sbaihi (@MxSba) April 27, 2017 On the threat to growth from Trump's protectionist tendencies he said: "Perhaps the risk of trade protectionism may have somewhat receded". Draghi continued to highlight inflation's role in the central bank's decision making and clearly wanted to distinguish the improved growth outlook from the continuously subdued core inflation.

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Nigerian president to work from home: minister

Pic.10. From left: Permanent Secretary, Cabinet Affairs Office, Dr Roy Ugo; Permanent Secretary, Overseeing Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Dr Habiba Muda-Lawal; and Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo, at the Federal Executive Council Meeting in Abuja on Wednesday (26/4/17).

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Malaysia PM warns uneven growth could fuel extremism, instability in SE Asia

However, ASEAN will also urge "all parties concerned" to "cease all provocative actions and exercise self-restraint to de-escalate the tension and refrain from actions that may aggravate the situation". Growth is crucial to ensure prosperity can be shared, Najib said. Trade integration was lagging, he said, with too many trade tariffs still in existence.

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Trump aims to pressure North Korea

Xi has reportedly threatened to cut the flow of oil to North Korea if it continues to test its weaponry. A flurry of military activity, by North Korea and the U.S. On Friday, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will chair a special meeting of the U.N. Security Council. North Korea had earlier requested for ASEAN's support in its row with the United States over US-South Korean military exercises on the Korean Peninsula.

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Government shutdown: Border wall money out, Obamacare fight on

House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) said earlier in the day that funding for the payments would not be included in a spending bill. "Democrats jeopardizing the safety of our troops to bail out their donors from insurance companies". Mitch McConnell told reporters Tuesday afternoon. "There is no excuse not to". Canceling the payments to insurers, known as cost-sharing reductions (CSRs), would cause chaos in the insurance market.

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FinnCap Reiterates "Corporate" Rating for CityFibre Infrastructure Holdings PLC (CFHL)

The rating was maintained by Jefferies on Monday, May 23 with "Buy". Macquarie Research maintained the stock with "Outperform" rating in Wednesday, November 23 report. Berenberg have set a target price of 400 GBX on its stock. TWX was included in 79 notes of analysts from August 6, 2015. As per Tuesday, October 18, the company rating was maintained by FinnCap.

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Korea crisis is at worst point he's seen

Congress, busing the 100 senators to the White House and meeting with members of the 435-person House at the Capitol complex. Highlights for U.S. President Donald Trump's administration on Thursday: NORTH KOREA China welcomes an apparently softer tone by the United States on the North Korean nuclear and missile crisis, but stresses its opposition to a U.S.

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Vinod Khanna's last rites carried out in Mumbai; Bollywood bids final adieu

Very very angry with today's so called stars, ' Rishi Kapoor tweeted. Mr Bachchan and Mr Kapoor were among the mourners at Vinod Khanna's funeral, as well as Jackie Shroff, Mr Bachchan's son Abhishek, Chunky Pandey and Randeep Hooda. "Truly 'Mere Apne , ' one of my most admired and loved personalities, the supremely handsome and talented superstar. The actor posted a picture with the actor from Dabangg captioned", R.I.P Vinod Khanna Sir.

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Contractor says new tax on Canadian softwood lumber won't hurt homebuilding costs

Trump's decision to remain in NAFTA came the same day a senior administrationofficial revealed the White House was considering an executive order to withdraw from the trade accord. Canada said it was ready to come to talks on renewing NAFTA at any time. "Tens of thousands of U.S.jobs dependent on those exports would be lost", said Ken Maschhoff, president of the National Pork Processors Council.


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