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British PM May could lose majority in June 8 election -YouGov projection

Bloomberg News asked senior pollsters on Wednesday and Thursday who they expect to be prime minister after the election, whether there will be a majority government, how big will that majority be, and whether Labour can still win. It recovered ground early Wednesday, trading broadly flat at 1.28 against the dollar and up 0.1 percent against the euro at 1.14. However, the Conservatives' strong poll lead is likely due to being trusted more than Labour on all four of the next most ...

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US employers add modest 138K jobs; rate dips to 4.3 percent

Health care and social assistance added almost 37,000 jobs and professional services 39,000. Many people who had stopped looking for jobs are coming off the sidelines to find them. But because most of its positions are entry-level jobs geared for younger workers, the company has been able to pay them in part through bonuses rather than hourly raises.

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Business leaders express concern about promises in BC NDP-Green agreement

Meanwhile, Premier Christy Clark told reporters Tuesday she wants to test the confidence of the legislature, which will come as early as this month. The Site C dam is the most environmentally destructive project ever considered under the federal Canadian Environmental Assessment Act, as detailed by the federal-provincial panel tasked with reviewing the project in 2013.

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Bryan Robson: Paul Pogba should be next Manchester United captain

When you put that all in the one package, he's the type we would like here. Robson went on to say that another candidate could be Antonio Valencia as he has got that " determination about him too " to make sure that everyone does their job when playing.

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China, EU agree clean energy needs global solution - EU's Juncker

Mr Trump cast his move as part of a bigger "America first" agenda, aimed at restoring U.S. jobs in struggling industries. "I spoke directly with the president three weeks ago about Paris ", Musk said in a tweet at the time . But traditional U.S. allies were uncharacteristically blunt in their condemnation, which comes amid already strained relationships with the hard-charging president.

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First Horizon National Corporation (FHN), General Dynamics Corporation (GD)

Now the shares of First Horizon National Corporation (FHN ) has a trading volume of 3.61 Million shares, with an average trading volume of 2490 shares - with shares dropping to a 52 week low of $12.46, and the company's shares hitting a 52 week high of $ 20.84.

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Casino robbery ends with dozens dead at resort in Philippines

Islamic State claimed responsibility on Friday for an attack on a casino in the Philippine capital Manila that killed at least 36 people, after officials said there was no evidence of militant involvement. The IS claim, which came almost 24 hours after the attack, also contradicted a statement from Ernesto Abella, a spokesman for President Duterte, who said there was no evidence linking it to fighting between government troops and Islamist militants in the country's south.

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India, China benefiting the most: Trump pulls out of Paris climate deal

British politicians across the political spectrum have expressed their disappointment after Donald Trump rejected a pledge to cut greenhouse gas emissions made in the 2015 Paris climate agreement. White said the administration of former President Barack Obama agreed to the accord without the consent of Congress , and added that it was "one of many examples of the former administration's executive overreach".

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Stock Futures Pare Gains After Off-the-Mark May Jobs Report

A stronger-than-forecast jobs report could resuscitate expectations for a Federal Reserve interest rate hike in June and beyond, after a recent series of downbeat indicators had thwarted that scenario.The dollar index against a basket of major currencies was steady at 97.187 .dxy after adding 0.3 percent overnight.

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Stephens INC Raised Its Verizon Communications INC (VZ) Position by $3.18 Million

Tortoise Investment Management LLC now owns 2,609 shares of the cell phone carrier's stock valued at $139,000 after buying an additional 680 shares during the period. 39,870 are held by Joel Isaacson & Co Limited Liability Co. Chemung Canal Tru stated it has 99,818 shares or 1.25% of all its holdings. Henderson Grp Public Ltd Liability Company has invested 0.56% of its portfolio in Verizon Communications Inc.

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Oil futures climb 1 percent after U.S. stockpile draw

Rystad Energy is predicting that before the end of this year, monthly us oil production will top the record of 10 million barrels per day that was set in November 1970. On Wednesday, they fell $1.53, or 3 percent, to settle at $50.31 a barrel on their last day as the front-month contract. On Friday, Igor Sechin, chief of Russia's largest oil producer, Rosneft, said US oil producers could add up to 1.5 million bpd to world oil output next year.

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Is Crown Castle International Corp

Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Commerce holds 0.39% or 236,055 shares in its portfolio. Union Pac Corp now has $88.88B valuation. The stock rose 0.78% or $0.81 reaching $104.26 per share. Secor Capital Advsr Ltd Partnership holds 6,910 shares. The last session's volume of 8.68 million shares was higher than its average volume of 5.68 million shares.

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Royal Bank of Canada Reiterates Hold Rating for Union Pacific Co. (UNP)

Its share price has risen 3.55% in three months and is down -0.08% for the last five trades. On 5/11/2017 Union Pacific announced a quarterly dividend of $0.61 2.19% with an ex dividend date of 5/26/2017 which will be payable on 6/30/2017.

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Time Warner Inc (NYSE:TWX) Sentiment Report

Franklin Resources Inc. boosted its position in shares of Time Warner by 106.8% in the fourth quarter. According to the the latest analyst ratings which have been released, 5 brokers have issued a rating of "buy", 6 brokers "outperform", 19 brokers "hold", 0 brokers "underperform" and 0 brokers "sell".

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Bustling Stock in Focus: General Electric Company (NYSE:GE)

As per Thursday, April 13, the company rating was initiated by Suntrust Robinson. On Monday, May 8 the stock rating was upgraded by Buckingham Research to "Neutral". DIMITRIEF ALEXANDER bought $7,046 worth of stock or 231 shares. With these kinds of figures it is worthy to note that General Electric Company (GE ) has been put into a neutral territory, but there are few other spots to consider.

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At least 34 dead in Manila casino attack

Police also noted that the gunman fired warning shots aimed at the ceiling, and not at the people, and also did not shoot at people as he made his way around the establishment. The bag of high-value gambling chips - with an estimated worth of 113 million pesos, or more than $2 million - was found in a toilet. "It's either he lost in the casino and wanted to recoup his losses or he went totally nuts", Albayalde said.

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Jamaica disappointed with Trump's Paris deal decision

The leaders of France, Germany and Italy issued a joint statement voicing "regret" about Trump's move, promising to redouble their efforts to implement the Paris agreement. "Industry must now lead and not depend on government". "I believe the United States of America should be at the front of the pack". The United States is the world's second-largest greenhouse gas emitter and would otherwise have accounted for 21 percent of the total emissions reductions achieved by the accord through 2030.

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House approval of tax reform bill 'a positive step' -- Nomura

Incremental revenues to be generated from the higher fuel levies will be channeled to support public utility drivers for four years, up from the original measure's three. The provisions of the bill also exclude hybrids (gas-electric, diesel-electric) or purely electric vehicles from the increased taxes. In spite of the quick approval and the president's certification of urgency, the senate has yet to pass their version of the tax reform bill and both houses need to convene before it gets ...

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Bienville Capital Management LLC Has $294000 Stake in NVIDIA Co. (NVDA)

Following the completion of the sale, the executive vice president now owns 564,696 shares of the company's stock, valued at $79,000,970.40. NVIDIA (NASDAQ: NVDA ) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, May 9th. The insider ROSEBERRY ROBERT W sold 6,000 shares worth $285,000. Drell Persis sold $325,048 worth of stock or 2,500 shares. Also, EVP Ajay K. Puri sold 133,542 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction on Thursday, March 30th.

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Holes in Trump's reasoning on climate pullout

Japanese government figures and environmental advocacy groups are voicing deep dismay over U.S. President Donald Trump's announcement that he would pull the United States out of the global Paris Agreement on climate change. "This pact was a switch to a global approach to (emissions) policy", Asaoka said of the Paris Agreement , which was put together with the backing of both the USA and China.

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Lululemon Athletica Q1 2017 net revenue rises 5%

The difference of 52 week low value as well as 52 week high value and the current price of the stock suggests the next move of the shares. Lululemon Athletica inc. BlackRock Inc. increased its stake in Lululemon Athletica inc .by 4,791.0% in the first quarter. As per Thursday, September 8, the company rating was downgraded by Jefferies.

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OPEC and other nations set to extend oil output cuts

Many have returned to the market since crude prices have risen from last year's lows to over $50 a barrel, and more are set to resume operations if crude prices go even higher. production and a prolonged global supply glut, to get prices back above $60", he said. " OPEC production cuts are most effective when they support a rebalancing that is already [taking] place, and that is indeed what it looked like at the time of the previous OPEC meeting" in November, said Rats.

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May plays down election loss poll

Britain's Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn, looks on during a General Election campaign event at Church House in Westminster, central London. When gains and losses for other parties are factored in, the modeling suggests the Conservative Party's tally could be 16 seats below the 326 seats required to be able to govern alone, leading to a "hung parliament".

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YouTube cracks down on 'hateful' content

The first and second points are straightforward enough. In his blog post, Bardin stated this endeavor is a part of YouTube's efforts to restore advertisers' confidence. For example, video content that uses gratuitously disrespectful language that shames or insults an individual or group. YouTube said it would continue to "work to improve the ecosystem for creators, advertisers and users".

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DryShips Inc. (NASDAQ:DRYS): Are Traders Shorting This Stock?

DryShips has a 52 week low of $2.53 and a 52 week high of $31,987.25. Now the shares of DryShips , Inc. In dollar terms, assuming a modest 50% leverage of the market value of these assets, this would imply the ability to raise approximately $250 million of additional debt capital.

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Why Anil Ambani is richer even after $513 million telecom wipeout

Any issuer default rating that falls below the B grade becomes junk in ratings parlance. Ambani said that this will take care of 60% of the total debt while the company will continue to make efforts to deleverage its balance sheet by looking at "strategic" sale for its global business.

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The Weather Channel's homepage seems entirely appropriate after Donald Trump's climate decision

Washington , Jun 2 As President Donald Trump today pulled out of Paris Accord , his top environment official said the USA would now export clean energy technologies to "fight in the war against climate change ". In a statement , Obama said those nations that remained signed up to the accord would "reap the benefits in jobs and industries created". By backing out, the USA not only diminishes its own influence in these vital diplomatic negotiations, but worse, grants other ...

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Stocks that beats the day :Amazon.com, Inc

Zevin Asset Management Limited Co holds 914 shares. Leidos Hldgs Inc now has $8.39 billion valuation. The stock was sold at an average price of $1,000.00, for a total transaction of $800,000.00. Several hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. The hedge funds in our partner's database now possess: 293.60 million shares, down from 301.74 million shares in 2016Q3.

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Slow US jobs growth takes shine off dollar, stocks hold all-time highs

San Francisco Federal Reserve Bank President John Williams said on Wednesday he sees a total of three interest rate increases for this year as his baseline scenario, but views four hikes as also being appropriate if the US economy gets an unexpected boost.

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United says new LA-Singapore route will be longest from US

The new route will complement Singapore Airlines' existing flights to Copenhagen in Denmark, boosting connectivity between Southeast Asia and Northern Europe, in addition to meeting increasing demand for travel between Southwest Pacific and Northern Europe.

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Bristol Myers Squibb Co (NYSE:BMY) Institutional Investor Sentiment Is 0.97

Sigma Planning Corp now owns 27,757 shares of the biopharmaceutical company's stock valued at $1,497,000 after buying an additional 5,734 shares during the last quarter. Therefore 67% are positive. The company has mean EPS estimate of 0.75 reported by 17 number of analyst for the quarter ending Current Qtr.(Jun2017).

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Valley congressman says pulling out of Paris agreement a good decision

President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw from the Paris climate accord as a "global setback" and rejected Trump's claim that it would lead to many more jobs in America. Opponents say withdrawing from the accord is an abdication of United States leadership on a key global challenge. The UN Environment chief lauded India, China's efforts to combat climate change .

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Christy Clark to Recall Legislature, Expects to Be Defeated

At that time, there may have still been hope that the BC Liberals would remain the sitting government and an agreement of some sort could be made with the Green Party. "This is a new era for politics in BC - one where British Columbians are truly the winners", Weaver of the Greens said in a media release. "I think British Columbians deserve to see those and I think we'll see those in the next little while".

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Navy gets its Ford: $12.9 billion aircraft carrier delivered

While the Navy is celebrating the ship's arrival and plans to officially commission it this summer, the Ford has three more years before officials expect her to be operational, the service said in a June 1 statement. President Donald Trump also said in an interview with Time Magazine last month that he wanted the Navy to use steam for catapults to improve both functionality and cost-efficiency.

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President Trump, Hillary Clinton revive campaign feud with Twitter jabs

Later Wednesday, President Trump responded to her remarks on Twitter . At one point saying she suspects Trump's campaign might have guided or Russian government propaganda effects. 'I mean it was bankrupt, it was on the verge of insolvency, its data was mediocre to poor, nonexistent, wrong. There's also the fact - as Clinton has become found of noting - that she won the popular vote over Trump by nearly 3 million votes .


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