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Erdogan visits Trump, amid friction between US, Turkey

Last week, his top military and intelligence officials traveled here for a final effort to stop the administration from arming Syrian Kurdish fighters for an upcoming offensive in Raqqa against the Islamic State, only to be told by their us counterparts that a decision to do so had already been made.

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Former SolarCity CEO Lyndon Rive will leave Tesla

Rive's responsibilities will be distributed among Tesla leadership, Tesla said. Rive, Tesla CEO Elon Musk's cousin, told the publication he wanted to start another company next year and spend more time with his family. While installers are still branded "SolarCity", it's likely going to be the end of that soon. Tesla acquired SolarCity for $2.6 billion in August, paving the way for Tesla CEO Elon Musk's ambitious plans for a carbon-free energy and transportation company.

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Oil market 'almost balanced' despite rising US supply: IEA

Still, Iran-which has not yet voiced official position referring to the Saudi-Russian extension proposal-cannot be entirely predictable ahead of next week's meeting, all the more so that it is holding a presidential election this coming Friday, in which incumbent moderate President Hassan Rouhani will seek a second term in office.

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MUFG Americas Holdings Corp Takes Position in Synchrony Financial (SYF)

If you look at the company's income statement over the past years, you will see that the company is constantly posting gross profit: In 2014, SYF earned gross profit of 0, in 2015 0 gross profit, while in 2016 Synchrony Financial (SYF ) produced 0 profit.

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Stock within Traders Radar: Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM)

Argus Research upgraded Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) on Wednesday, May 18 to "Buy" rating. Goldman Sachs Group Inc set a $89.00 target price on shares of Exxon Mobil and gave the stock a "neutral" rating in a report on Wednesday, February 1st.

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EasyJet shares in hard landing as losses soar

However, investors have not been impressed by the outcome. She told the BBC : "Nineteen out of 21 years, Easyjet has lost money in the winter and actually, airlines do lose money in the winter". Given the weaker-than-expected performance and hard trading conditions, many companies would be rushing to slash costs but easyJet has taken a very different approach.

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EPL: Chelsea legend Terry undecided about future

The industrious Brazilian has made just 14 Premier League starts this season, which has cast doubts over his future. Tormented by Jose Mourinho's image and utter failure to turn around the much-maligned investments, Roman Abramovich went on to change the total of 11 names - Mourinho's also included from the second spell at the club - before he landed Antonio Conte, the man Roman had been waiting for this entire time.

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Titles more important than top four to Manchester United, says Mourinho

Mourinho reiterated that United's priority is the UEFA Europa League following their inability to get into next season's Champions League by finishing in the top four. "To be honest it's another game against Tottenham". The Portuguese said he had no regrets though about prioritising the Europa League final against Ajax when a Champions League spot will be up for grabs.

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Plane crashes on approach to New Jersey airport killing two pilots

The accident caused a fire that destroyed a warehouse. Meteorologists forecasted strong winds, including gusts up to 45 miles per hour, for northern New Jersey at the time of the crash. It also wasn't clear if anyone on the plane or on the ground had been killed or injured. The plane crashed into a building in an industrial area, said Joe Orlando, a spokesman for the town of Carlstadt .

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Turkey issues arrest warrants for 85 ministry staff in post-coup probe

Bilateral ties plunged during the referendum campaign to boost Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's powers and took a further hit with the case of a German-Turkish journalist for Die Welt daily, Deniz Yucel, jailed in February on terror charges and is awaiting trial.

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Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (HTZ) has a Market value of 894.88 Million

Currently, EPS of Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (HTZ) is $20.25/share according to the consensus of analysts working on the stock, with an expected EPS of $0.3/share for the current quarter. Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. on 05/08/2017 reported its EPS as $-1.61 with the analysts projecting the EPS of the stock as $-0.91. Hertz Global Holdings has a one year low of $10.15 and a one year high of $53.14.

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Rona Ambrose set to leave federal politics

The Edmonton MP will make the announcement Tuesday in Ottawa, sources tell CBC News. She will end her time as interim leader on May 27th when the party chooses its new full-time boss. When the Conservatives formed a minority government in 2006, Ambrose was appointed as environment minister, but was shuffled out after a tumultuous year in the portfolio.

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Dicks Sporting Goods' (DKS) "Outperform" Rating Reaffirmed at Wedbush

They now have a United States dollars 65 price target on the stock. Over the last 5 years, Dick's Sporting Goods, Inc. has averaged a 4.10% YoY EPS growth rate and a 8.70% revenue growth rate. In comparing the current level to recent highs and lows, the stock is -21.83% from the 50-Day High and -10.20% off the 50-day low. The firm has a market cap of $4.84 billion, a P/E ratio of 16.76 and a beta of 0.65.

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BC election results are 'beginning of something different,' Clark says

But Weaver has also hinted that on economic issues his party sides with the Liberals. A majority is 44 seats in the 87-seat legislature. It takes 45 seats to have a clear majority, as the governing party selects one of its members as the Speaker, who only votes to break ties.

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United Dominion Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:UDR) Valuation According To Analysts

For the week, the stock is performing -8.86%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 4.2% compared to the same quarter a year ago. BlackRock Advisors LLC now owns 37,810 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock valued at $1,631,000 after buying an additional 6,760 shares in the last quarter.

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Congress' exasperated as White House in 'downward spiral'

Pelley asked Morell if he felt better that, according to national security advisor Gen. H.R. McMaster, no methods or sources were compromised. "I was in the room", McMaster said. A European security official said sharing sensitive information could dampen the trust between the United States and its intelligence sharing partners.

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TJX Companies Inc Q1 Earnings Mixed, Q2 Outlook Weak

While the stock price moved along with the volume change, shares are touching $74.26. Gaps are created by numerous factors. Looking at the current price of the stock and the 52 week high and low, it suggests that the stock is likely to go Down in the future.

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Is the new health care act boon or bane?

It would dilute consumer-friendly insurance coverage requirements, like prohibiting higher premiums for customers with pre-existing medical conditions and watering down the subsidies that help consumers afford health insurance . Obamacare insurance is affordable for many people only if they select policies with enormous, ruinous deductibles. "We have more with existing conditions, pre-existing conditions; they're in jeopardy of not being able to get coverage, and just every demographic; ...

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Pak PM Sharif likely to meet US President in Saudi Arabia

Alibaba Group's Executive Chairman Jack Ma and Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif witnessed the signing ceremony during the PM's visit to the headquarters of the company. This small incident, Indian officials say, underlines how, despite China's claims to the contrary, its positions on Kashmir are increasingly aligning with Pakistan's.

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Tata Steel agrees British pensions deal

In its statement on Tuesday, Tata Steel said the company has completed the consultation process and closure of the defined benefit scheme in the United Kingdom. For the full financial year 2016-17, Tata Steel's consolidated net loss amounted to Rs 4,169 crore much higher than the loss of Rs 497 crore reported for 2015-16.

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Virginian mayor calls out 'KKK-style' rally

Robert E. Lee from a downtown park. Protesters surrounded the monument and chanted neo-Nazi slogans like "You will not replace us", "Russia is our friend" and "Blood and soil" - a phrase popularized during Nazi Germany that defines ethnicity as being based on both race and land.

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Trump NSA says status of Western Wall a 'policy decision'

The announcement of Trump's visit to the Jewish holy site came amid the controversy in Israel over a report that a US diplomat preparing Trump's visit referred to the Western Wall as being part of the Israeli-occupied West Bank. To make matters more conflicted, the new USA ambassador to Israel, David Friedman, arrived on Monday to take up his post. A U.S. official told The Jerusalem Post on Monday afternoon that the president does not consider the Temple Mount complex a part of the West ...

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Outage hits Starbucks stores in US and Canada

StarbucksStarbucks' payment system is now experiencing outages across the United States and Canada, and the coffee giant is giving away free drinks at locations affected by the outage. The technology update that caused the outages took place early Tuesday morning, Borges said. "We're just trying to do our best to make sure our customers get the best experience possible".

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BMO Capital Markets Reiterates "Hold" Rating for Chesapeake Energy Co. (CHK)

Chesapeake Energy Corporation (CHK ) has an Average Brokerage Recommendation (ABR) of 2.83, according to data compiled by Zacks Investment Research. Now Chesapeake Energy Corporation's current price is $4.43 shy of the official highest sell-side analyst price target on Wall Street.

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WRAPUP 2-U.S. factory output surges in April; homebuilding stumbles

A consensus forecast had called for a slight monthly increase of 0.4 per cent. That was the lowest level since last November and followed a downwardly revised rate of 1.20 million units in March. While the weakness in residential construction implies a slowdown in homebuilding investment, the Atlanta Fed is forecasting gross domestic product increasing at a 4.1 percent annualized rate in the second quarter.

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USA created 211000 jobs in April, unemployment at its lowest since 2007

Overall veteran unemployment dropped to 3.7 percent, the lowest since last May, after two months of a 3.9 percent unemployment rate. "The Fed will raise the federal funds rate again in mid-June as the economy is approaching full employment", said Gus Faucher, chief economist at PNC Financial in Pittsburgh.

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Millionaire Thinks Millennials Won't Own Homes Because Of Avocado Toast

Tim Gurner , a man who definitely , definitely goes on holiday to Dubai twice a year and had Lamborghini posters in his bedroom until he was 27, says that millennials need to put down the flat whites and smashed avo' if they want to join the property game.

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Kuwait Joins Saudis, Russia to Seek Oil-Cuts Extension Into 2018

Saudi Arabia's Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih (L) and Russia's Energy Minister Alexander Novak attend a joint briefing in Beijing, China May 15, 2017. OPEC's six-month oil production cuts expire in June, and the thought had been that the group would extend cuts for another six months at its meeting May 25 in Vienna.

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Vodafone cancels London Stadium sponsorship

Sources said the breakdown was over the terms of the deal and nothing to with an HMRC investigation that included the seizing of material from West Ham. If sold for £6m a year, it would mean another £1m windfall for the Premier League club. West Ham are unlikely to see any direct benefits from a sponsorship deal as under the tenancy arrangement, the LLDC take the first £4m a year from any naming-rights contract.

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Bring it on, Salmond tells Tory election challengers

The SNP held 54 of Scotland's constituencies at the end of the last parliament, but Sturgeon is calling for Scots to strengthen her position. Analysis of the results in the two councils that make up Gordon - six wards in Aberdeenshire and two in the City of Aberdeen - show that while the Conservatives got most first-preference votes in those eight wards, they actually won fewer council seats than the SNP.

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Will Trump commission find significant voter fraud?

Vice President Mike Pence will chair the commission, and Kobach will serve as the vice chair. Deputy Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders announced that the order was signed during the White House daily press briefing. Trump's order says "improper voter registration" applies to any scenario where a person ineligible to vote becomes an eligible voter in a particular jurisdiction.

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Updates on Most Active Stock: Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO)

Stock is now moving with a positive distance from the 200 day simple moving average of approximately 4.44%, and has a solid year to date (YTD) performance of 6.07% which means the stock is constantly adding to its value from the previous fiscal year end price.

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Bank of England Bets on Smooth Brexit

MPC holds #BankRate at 0.25%, maintains government bond purchases at £435bn and corporate bond purchases at up to £10bn. pic.twitter.com/vPlTLdPDnD- Bank of England (@bankofengland) 11 May 2017 Challenging time Governor Carney also warned things will be hard for British households this year as higher inflation linked to Brexit will cut people's purchasing power.

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Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation (NASDAQ:BGFV) Short Interest Update

The Company purchases merchandise from sporting goods equipment, athletic footwear and apparel manufacturers. Magee now forecasts that the company will post earnings per share of $0.19 for the quarter, up from their prior estimate of $0.17.

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Lookout for Price Target? Synergy Pharmaceuticals Inc. (SGYP), Square, Inc. (SQ)

Valley Advisers Inc holds 0.01% in Synergy Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ: SGYP ) or 4,000 shares. Canaccord Genuity restated a "buy" rating and set a $13.00 target price on shares of Synergy Pharmaceuticals in a research note on Friday, December 23rd.


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