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Market wary of big sterling swings as Britain votes

Even if Prime Minister Theresa May secures a majority, sterling will not rise higher than $1.30 against the United States dollar over the next 12 months, said Turner, who predicts market anxiety around Brexit negotiations will continue to keep the pound hamstrung.

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Tailored Brands Inc (TLRD) Updates FY18 Earnings Guidance

GSA Capital Partners LLP purchased a new position in shares of Tailored Brands during the fourth quarter valued at approximately $621,000. Finally, Frontier Capital Management Co. The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, June 23rd. Investors of record on Tuesday, June 13th will be given a dividend of $0.18 per share.

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(X) Bond Prices Fall 1.7%

Timken Steel Corporation had its " rating reiterated by analysts at Jefferies. "Ultimately, through all this investigation into the company's performance the analyst decides if their stock is a "buy", sell" or hold". The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, May 8th. United States Steel's dividend payout ratio is presently -6.83%. The stock has "Sell" rating by UBS on Friday, April 8.

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Commerce Bank Purchases 1842 Shares of Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (DLR)

As of December 31, 2016, its portfolio consisted of 366 properties located in 43 states and totaling approximately seven million square feet of gross leasable area (GLA). Federal Realty Investment Trust earned a coverage optimism score of -0.18 on Alpha One's scale. Following the transaction, the director now directly owns 995,316 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $27,709,597.44.

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UAE expects actions, not talks from Qatar to end diplomatic standoff

Trump told Qatar's emir that it was important that countries in the region work together "to prevent the financing of terrorist organizations and stop the promotion of extremist ideology". An Omani diplomat travelled to Qatar on Monday. Qatar, a small, rich country in the Gulf, faced an unprecedented attack early in the week. The moves against Qatar reflect longstanding anger at its support for Islamists, like the Muslim Brotherhood group, as well as Qatar's ties with Iran, Saudi ...

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Odds favour Theresa May's win as voting set to begin in UK

In mid-April, in the aftermath of the vote for Brexit that pushed her into power , British prime minister Theresa May and her Conservative Party enjoyed a 20-point lead over the Labour Party . The Labour Party , led by Jeremy Corbyn , holds 229 seats. What do I need to know about the election, as well as the race between May and Corbyn? .

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Saudi FM says 'brother state' Qatar must act to end crisis

US officials who monitor terrorist funding have said that Persian Gulf governments have made significant strides in ending official support for terrorist groups, although some money still flows from individuals, primarily in Kuwait and to a lesser extent from Qatar.

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Trump eases Qatar critique, offers to mediate Gulf spat

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) yesterday tightened the squeeze on fellow Gulf nation Qatar threatening anyone publishing expressions of sympathy toward it with up to 15 years in prison, and barring entry to Qataris. A day earlier, Trump discussed the crisis with King Salman of Saudi Arabia, which is leading the anti-Qatar campaign. Turkey and Qatar have both provided support for the Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt and backed rebels fighting to overthrow Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.

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UAE yet to withdraw Qatar Airways licences

Treasury Department says have financed terrorism. But all these events can be seen through the prism of a much larger struggle - about regional superiority, the war against terrorism and sectarian distrust between Sunni and Shia followers of Islam.

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Trump intervenes in Qatar rift, says Mideast trip 'paying off'

Some residents in Qatar have begun stockpiling food and supplies, an expatriate said . Qatar's neighbours have long accused the country of tolerating or even encouraging support for extremist groups, including al-Qaeda's branch in Syria, formerly called the Nusra Front.

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China's trade growth rebounds in May

Customs data on Thursday showed exports rose by a better-than-expected 8.7 percent over a year earlier, up from April's 8 percent growth. Imports in May expanded 14.8% from a year earlier, compared with an 11.9% expansion in April. Imports into China have also been a main artery in the global value chain, offering global commodity producers a steady source of demand. Trump ordered a forensic review of US trade deals in March, shortly before he announced his "100 -Day" negotiation with ...

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North Korea fires multiple ballistic missiles

THE Philippines on Thursday expressed "grave concern" following North Korea's missile launches near the eastern port city of Wonsan on May 21 and May 29. Repeated ballistic missile tests by the North this year - not all successful but all a breach of United Nations sanctions - have sparked worldwide alarm.

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Trump heads to Ohio to talk infrastructure

As The New York Times notes , White House aides caution that Trump's trillion-dollar infrastructure plan is "months away, though Mr. Trump said in April that it would be ready last month". We're just going to throw it up against the wall and see if it sticks. "If a private company comes in and says 'We're going to invest in your port, ' they're going to want a return on their investment".

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The Penntex Midstream Partners LP (PTXP) Short Interest Update

WARNING: "Brokerages Set American Midstream Partners LP (AMID) Price Target at $18.25" was reported by Markets Daily and is the property of of Markets Daily. The ex-dividend date was Friday, May 19th. American Midstream Partners's dividend payout ratio is presently -32.54%. ENERGY CAPITAL PARTNERS II - LLC had sold 4.00 million shares worth $96.00 million.

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Uber exec fired after accessing rape victim passenger's medical records

News surrounding this case is far from over. During Uber's ascent to becoming the world's most valuable startup, the San Francisco-based company took Silicon Valley's penchant for sexism, for cutthroat, unapologetic competition and distaste for government regulation and kicked it up several notches.

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Kuwait mediates Gulf crisis between Qatar, Arab nations

Qatari assets were thrown into a tailspin after Saudi Arabia , the U.A.E., Egypt and Bahrain cut diplomatic ties with the Gulf nation, accusing it of supporting a range of violent groups. Qatar Airways also stopped its flights to the four Arab countries in response to the UAE's Etihad, FlyDubai, Emirates, EgyptAir and Bahrain's Gulf Air suspending flights to Qatar.

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Comey: Trump sought to 'lift the cloud' of investigation

Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats and National Security Agency Director Mike Rogers wouldn't give details of any conversations they've had with President Donald Trump about, well, anything. Less than 24 hours before Former FBI Director James Comey's much anticipated testimony in front of the Senate Intelligence Committee , Rhode Island Senior Senator Jack Reed tells ABC 6 he is ready for some answers.

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London attack : Political heat focusing on Theresa May

In a letter posted outside, the Ummah Fitness Centre said staff would "help the police in any way we can" as investigators try to learn more about Khuram Shazad Butt . "In nine weeks we've had five plots foiled and three successful attacks". She said providing more firearms for London police wouldn't be a sensible solution to the increased tempo of attacks, saying the strategy of having special mobile units of heavily armed officers is effective.

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RBI keeps key rate unchanged; cuts SLR, lowers GDP projection

The decision to maintain the repo rate was taken by the six-member MPC headed by Patel, which voted five-to-one in favour of holding the rate - the first time when it did not take a unanimous decision since beginning work in October previous year.

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Pakistan looks for comeback as they face South Africa

The largely unforced errors that accounted for Hashim Amla, Quinton de Kock and AB de Villiers , turned a tidy start from Pakistan's bowlers into a sensational one, the first ball duck suffered by de Villiers, who sliced a loose drive off Imad Wasim's left-arm spin to backward point, the first of his worldwide career.

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India set to launch heaviest satellite on Monday

India's heaviest rocket-Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle-Mark III (GSLV-Mk III)-has geared up for its maiden flight into space along with a communications satellite this evening. Before this India had depended on foreign communicated rockets for launch. Prior to the launch, some engineers and scientists at ISRO were nervous as most first launches of India's rockets have ended in failure.

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Oil prices fall with rising global glut concerns

During early trading, Brent crude jumped 32 cents to above $50 per barrel, while US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) saw a 34 cent increase to $48 per barrel. Crude stockpiles at the Cushing oil hub in Oklahoma fell 1.4M barrels last week. Resurgent U.S. shale oil production has also fed into morose sentiment, which has persisted even after OPEC and its allies extended output cuts first adopted at the start of this year.

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Qatar's sympathisers could face up to 15 years of prison

Trump even suggested a White House meeting among Gulf officials to resolve the crisis . The White House says the two leaders also discussed how to prevent the financing of terrorist organizations and eliminate "the promotion of extremism by any nation in the region".

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Where to Celebrate National Doughnut Day

Dunkin' Donuts is giving customers a free classic donut, with purchase of any beverage, while supplies last. Guests at Krispy Kreme Doughnuts can choose one free donut from the entire menu on Friday, June 2. Entenmamnn's is running a National Donut Day sweepstakes from May 17 through July 15 with multiple ways to win. Whether you like them sprinkled, glazed, powdered or just plain doughnuts or donuts to satisfy that sweet tooth, there are plenty of ways to celebrate this day.

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Saudi-led squeeze on Qatar leaves Hamas facing big questions

Since the diplomatic row erupted, slogans against and in support of Qatar have dominated Twitter in Arabic, a platform used widely in the Arab world, particularly in Saudi Arabia . The base is also the regional headquarters of USA special forces and air force commands - two vital components of American military operations in Afghanistan, Syria, Iraq and beyond.

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Qatar Says in Talks with Iran to Provide Food Supplies

But Gulf Arab neighbours and Egypt have always been irked by its maverick stances and support for the Muslim Brotherhood , which they regard as a political enemy. Qatar Airways flies to Nairobi and was planning to launch direct flights to Mombasa. "Our expectation is that our initial steps were very strong.

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Pilots, Congress weigh on Trump's plan to privatize air traffic control

Proponents of the idea claim that privatization will ensure steady funding through user fees, as opposed to air traffic control relying on yearly appropriations from Congress. "A total waste of money". "We're really moving into the modern decade of technology in air traffic control". The group Flyers' Rights calls it the "creation of an airline-controlled corporate monopoly".

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CAA summer feeding begins June 12 at 3 sites

Running through July 28, the program does not require a certain income level or registration for children to utilize it. The nonprofit needs at least 25 volunteers per shift each day to ensure that the meals will be available for children over the summer.

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House Committee subpoenas ex-NSA, Trump's lawyer

Since his dismissal earlier this month, Comey had been expected to testify at some point about his private interactions with the president, as well as the detailed memos he took describing the conversations. "Any prior requests for information would have been undertaken without the Minority's knowledge", a senior Democratic intelligence committee aide told ABC News.

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Crude oil rises on tightening supplies, West Asian tensions

In March , according to the monthly data, daily oil production in Texas barely registered an increase, edging up 0.1 percent to 3.3 million barrels. The Friday weakness in crude added to the sharp drop seen last week, when disappointment that Opec didn't deepen the agreed production cuts, or extend it longer than the 9 months agreed to.

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Turkey's president voices support for Qatar

Trump's sharp criticism for Qatar comes at a delicate time for the sale, which includes as many as 72 F-15QA multirole fighter aircraft. But even with the White House's attempts at clarification, Trump's statements raise questions as to how the move impacts the USA military base in Qatar, as well as how the diplomatic stress serves American priorities and goals in the region.

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Comey: Trump said 'I need loyalty, I expect loyalty' in private meeting

Comey's testimony was publicly released intentionally Wednesday by the Senate intelligence committee at Comey's request, a Senate intelligence committee source said. "Regardless, it was very concerning, given the FBI's role as an independent investigative agency". Comey said he became concerned that Trump was trying to create "some sort of patronage relationship".

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Warner says any Trump attempt to quash Russia probe would be 'appalling'

Former FBI director James Comey accused United States President Donald Trump on Wednesday of trying to get him to water down the bureau's investigation into Russia's alleged interference in the 2016 US presidential election. "I don't feel it's appropriate for me to address that in a public session", Coats said. Focusing on the actual intent of the hearing, Coats said the intelligence community wants a controversial provision of the FISA law to be renewed.

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Is Buying Lithia Motors Inc (LAD) Here a Winning Strategy?

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently modified their holdings of the company. Jefferies Group LLC set a $115.00 price objective on shares of Lithia Motors and gave the company a "buy" rating in a research report on Thursday, March 16th.

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British police name third London attacker

Italian media reported that officials suspected he was bound for Syria and that Italian authorities had alerted their British counterparts about his movements. Zaghba was stopped previous year by Italian authorities at the Bologna airport because he appeared "agitated", at which point, having no luggage on his one-way flight to Istanbul, he told authorities that he was "going to be a terrorist," Politico reports.


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