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Increasingly risky to delay US rate hike, Fed's Rosengren says

The FOMC's next meeting is scheduled for September 20-21. But his remarks, which echoed a speech in China last month, serve as a warning against becoming too complacent. Some Fed officials, however, have been resistant to another rate increase, pointing to soft global growth and the central bank's inability to push inflation up to the target.

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Monte dei Paschi says CEO Viola agrees to step down

Marco Morelli, the head of Bank of America Merrill Lynch in Italy, was nearly certain to be given the job, another source told Reuters late on Thursday. The health of Italy's third-largest lender poses a threat to the wider banking system, the savings of thousands of small investors and also to the weakening political standing of Prime Minister Matteo Renzi, who faces a make-or-break constitutional referendum.

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EMCOR Group, Inc. (NYSE:EME) Under the Lens of Analysts & Investors

Navistar International Corp . has an average rating of "Hold" and an average target price of $14.88. Navistar International Corporation has announced a third quarter net loss of $34 million, or $0.42 per diluted share, compared to a third quarter 2015 net loss of $28 million, or $0.34 per diluted share.

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These Tech Firms Are Caught Up In the Hanjin Shipping Debacle

About US$38 million worth of Samsung products, including finished products and parts, are being held on the vessels. Around $14-billion (U.S.) of cargo has been stranded by the failure of the world's seventh-biggest container carrier, with ports and lashing firms fearing they will not be paid.

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Democratic Senators Probe Aetna's Decision to Leave ACA Marketplace

The senators, including former presidential candidate Bernie Sanders, sent Bertolini a letter Thursday saying they "are particularly troubled" that Aetna's decision appears to have been motivated by the lawsuit. "When Aetna agreed to pay this fee, was Aetna aware that it would endanger participation in the ACA exchanges?" they wrote. As late as May, Aetna said it planned to continue selling plans in all 15 states where it now operates.

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Theresa May accuses Jeremy Corbyn of 'undermining national security' over North Atlantic Treaty Organisation stance

In response, Mrs May mercilessly mocked Mr Corbyn, vowing never to let the party "anywhere near power again" . Ali Campbell, the group's original lead singer and brother of two members of the rival outfit, along with fellow bandmates Mickey Virtue and Terence "Astro" Wilson would only go as far as reaffirm their support for Labour.

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Iranian oil output stagnates for third month amid OPEC bargaining

Iran, like other major oil producers, has said it will increase its oil output inline with its customers' needs, Takin said. Saudi Arabia and Russian Federation agreed on Monday to cooperate in world oil markets, saying they will not act immediately but could limit output in the future, sending prices higher on hopes the two top oil producers would work together to tackle a global glut.

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Federal judge denies tribe's request to stop work on Dakota Access pipeline

Texas-based Dakota Access is building the pipeline from North Dakota to IL, with it going through 18 counties here in Iowa. State authorities announced this week that law enforcement officers from across the state were being mobilized at the protest site, some National Guard members would work security at traffic checkpoints and another 100 would be on standby.

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IPhone 7 prices - how much is Apple's new smartphone on contract

An adaptor for wired headphones to plug into the lightning charging port will be included with the phone. Cook and company also debuted the updated version of the Apple watch. The Watch, iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus will go on sale on September 16, with pre-orders for the devices beginning on Friday, September 9. Apple says that both cameras work together to let you click good photos even when zoomed in.

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North Korea Nuclear test suspected after 'Artificial' quake

China says that THAAD is a threat to its own security and will do nothing to bring North Korea back to the negotiating table on its nuclear programme. US President Barack Obama has spoken to both Ms Park and Japanese President Shinzo Abe in the wake of the news, reiterating "the unbreakable US commitment to the security of our allies in Asia".

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President Enrique Peña Nieto Scorned for Inviting Donald Trump to Mexico

Donald Trump is mulling the use of seized money and assets from cartels and other players in the war on drugs to pay for a border wall. On Thursday during a speech to the American Legion, a large veterans organization, Trump assumed the tone of a future commander in chief, thanking Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto for hosting him a day earlier.

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Sturgeon launches drive for second Scottish independence referendum

In the days following June's vote to leave the EU, Ms Sturgeon said she had tasked Scottish Government officials with drafting fresh referendum legislation for Holyrood, which Labour, the Liberal Democrats and Tories have said they will oppose.

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Hikma Pharmaceuticals Plc 36.2% Potential Upside Indicated by Barclays Capital

The one year target stock price is 4,199.70GBX with six firms rating the company a strong buy, 11 analysts rating the company a buy, five firms rating the stock a hold, two firms rating the stock to underperform, and finally one firm rating the company as sell.

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Ford August sales up 22% in Asia Pacific region

The EcoSport compact SUV likewise continued its segment leadership with August sales rising six percent to 855 vehicles. Ford, an American auto major witnessed a continuous strong demand for its vehicles from Asia Pacific witnessing a record demand for the month of August.

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U.S. stocks rise as Yellen points to early rate hike

The Fed chair didn't discuss the specific timing of a rate move in her first public comments since June. Based on the movement in the financial markets after Yellen's speech, she may have sounded hawkish, but the price action suggests a December rate hike is still a coin-toss.

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Investors clash with Sports Direct chairman

In June, in an appearance before the Business, Innovation and Skills select committee investigating working conditions at the firm, Ashley revealed an unexpectedly self-effacing and at times jovial side to his character. Sports Direct said the changes will only apply to those directly employed by the company. Mr Hellawell responded: "I'm very proud to be chair of Sports Direct ".

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What are Brokerage Firms Saying About Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR)?

Spot Trading Llc decreased its stake in General Electric Co (Call) (NYSE:GE) by 48.79% based on its latest 2016Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. Also, Bernstein maintains its view on General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) according to the research report released by the firm to its investors.

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S. Korea, U.S. underline need for 'tough' action against N.K.

Until then, he seems intent to keep developing nuclear weapons", the policymaker said. South Korean President Park Geun-hye has strongly condemned North Korea's nuclear test , saying in a statement that it showed the "fanatic recklessness of the Kim Jong Un government as it clings to a nuclear development".

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Obama tells Duterte to fight crime war the right way

Duterte missed a scheduled one-on-one with Obama, who postponed the meeting after the brash Philippine leader called him a "son of a bitch" in a pre-departure speech and threatened to swear at him if the US leader raised concerns over Duterte's bloody crackdown on illegal drugs.

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Gold poised for breakout on 'lower-for-longer' interest rates

USA services sector activity slowed to a 6-1/2-year low in August amid sharp drops in production and orders, pointing to slowing economic growth that further diminished prospects for a near-term interest rate hike. In the two-week run-up to the Fed's next policy meeting, additional USA economic data releases will further inform the market's view of rate hike probabilities.

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A Second Chance: Virgin Galactic Completes First Test Flight Since Crash

The aircraft not only marks Virgin Galactic's reentry into the space-tourism race, but also the first manufactured exclusively by the company. The captive-carry test flight, conducted from the Mojave Air and Space Port in California, came almost two years after the fatal breakup of the first SpaceShipTwo during a flight test in October 2014.

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Mazda recalls over 759000 vehicles; rear hatches can fall

Mazda says the corrosion protection coating applied to the hatch lift supports at the factory wasn't sufficient. It also includes certain 2013 to 2016 CX-5 and 2016 CX-3 SUVs. Mazda says it is recalling 4.9 million older vehicles worldwide, including 1.36 million in the USA, because ignition switches could overheat and catch fire.

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Facebook co-founder pledging $20 million to defeat Trump

Will we be driven by fear, towards tribalism, emphasizing the things that divide us? "We are not the only ones being activated so strongly during this election". This distinction is starkly caricatured by his #1 "policy" position: "the literal building of a wall between us and our neighbor", they said. "Those who know us best will see the sincerity of our intentions", he said.

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Coldplay concert tickets rumoured to cost Rs 25000

The frontman Martin runs Global Citizen Festival and this concert would be a part of it. Bandra grounds of the Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority have been apparently booked for the show. People in India have forgotten the "selling kidney for Apple iPhones" joke, now that the price for the Coldplay concert passes are out. As soon as the news of the band having their first-ever concert in India broke, Twitter has been having quite the hilarious field day.

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Chesapeake Energy Corporation, (NYSE:CHK), Great Basin Scientific, (NASDAQ:GBSN), Cemex

The firm presently has a $10.00 price objective on the oil and gas exploration company's stock, up from their prior price objective of $6.00. One Month Ago, stock has been recommended as "BUY" from "4" and "1" given "OVERWEIGHT" rating for the company.

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Iran offers cautious support to oil freeze

Most of those oil-related sanctions were removed in January. They also confirmed that stabilizing the global oil market is going to be one of the key issues on the agenda. Oil prices have fallen dramatically due to over-supply in the market. The statement indicates OPEC's intent to restrain the shale-oil boom in the U.S.

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Stock To Watch: Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CCL)

The Corporation has average brokerage recommendation (ABR) of 1.88 based on consensus of the brokerage firms issuing ratings. Over the last 3 months and over the last 6 months, the shares of Carnival Corporation (CCL), have changed -5.51% and 47.95%, respectively.

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Tesla says Netherlands crash vehicle not operating on 'Autopilot'

The auto was going very fast when it crashed about 6am in a rural area. Police are investigating the cause of the accident, which occurred 25 miles southeast of Amsterdam , but Tesla has said the motorist was going more than 96mph at the time of the crash.

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Apple's idea of the ideal mobile experience costs at least $1177

All its offerings except for the iPhone SE start at 32GB now. It offers an improved camera system, more power, better performance , longer battery life and built-in stereo speakers. The dual-camera setup on the iPhone 7 Plus includes a pair of 12-megapixel cameras - one is a 28mm wide-angle lens that is the same as the one on the iPhone 7 and the other is a 56mm telephoto lens.

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Tesla says Autopilot was not active in fatal Netherlands crash

A Tesla electric auto involved in a fatal crash in the Netherlands this week was not using the "Autopilot" function at the time of the accident, Tesla said on Thursday. Tesla's Netherlands operation dispatched a team to the scene to assist - but that resulted in many hours passing until they could recover the body safely.

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Wells Fargo fires over 5k workers over account scandals

Oh and it needs to pay back around $5 million to the customers it screwed over. This allowed the employees to earn extra compensation and meet their sales targets. A consulting firm hired by Wells Fargo found that employees opened almost 1.5 million unauthorized deposit accounts and submitted applications for 565,443 credit card accounts.

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Eagles trade quarterback Sam Bradford to Minnesota Vikings

The Minnesota Vikings made a bold move this morning, trading with the Eagles for quarterback Sam Bradford . Bridgewater didn't suffer a typical knee injury. Washington opted to keep rookie Nate Sudfeld, a sixth-round draft pick out of IN, as its third quarterback . The move saves the Eagles $17.5 million against the salary cap.

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British Airways blamed glitch for long check-in delays

One irate traveller said his "five hour delay" was "unacceptable". As well as Gatwick Airport, Chicago O'Hare International Airport, San Francisco International Airport and Seattle-Tacoma International Airport are among those now affected.

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BSE files IPO papers with Sebi, may raise Rs 1200-1300 cr

The collective market value of all the companies listed on BSE, earlier known as the Bombay Stock Exchange, now stands near a record high level of over Rs 112 lakh crore. BSE got in-principle approval from Sebi earlier this year for the IPO. The rest is held by Deutsche Boerse AG, Singapore Exchange and a group of foreign portfolio investors, insurance companies and individuals.

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Market Currents: OPEC oil exports hit new record

Iran continues to resist any agreement that would stop it restoring output curbed by sanctions, the same position that prompted the acrimonious collapse of talks in April. While individual output ceilings are one route, other options remain including a stricter freeze, or even postponing any deal until OPEC gathers in late November in Vienna.


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