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Altice IPO pricing values US business at up to $22 billion

Netherlands-based Altice is expected to pursue more US acquisitions following its purchases of Cablevision Systems in 2016 and Suddenlink in 2015. The company said it expects to sell 46.6 million shares in that price range, which would value the IPO at around $1.35 billion at the middle of the range.

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Oil futures climb 1 percent after USA stockpile draw

Brent crude futures for July were up 40 cents at $51.16 a barrel by 0245 GMT. Oil prices rose on Thursday, rallying from three-week lows after industry data showed a big draw in USA crude stocks, suggesting that the world's largest oil market could be tightening faster than expected.

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United States Becomes 'Footnote' In G7 Climate Talks

French minister Nicolas Hulot said U.S. allies were determined not to let Trump's controversial climate stance "poison" cooperation on other ecological issues, and said the world could work around the United States position, even though it is a damaging one.

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Rio Tinto plc's (RIO) "Overweight" Rating Reaffirmed at JP Morgan Chase & Co

Chinese state-owned mining company Yancoal Australia Ltd. said in a stock exchange filing on Sunday that it has received several regulatory clearances at home for its planned $2.45 billion purchase of Rio Tinto PLC's Australian thermal mining business, as the seller considers a competing bid.

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US refuses to sign G7 pledge to Paris climate accord

Not so for Pruitt, who has repeatedly questioned the scientific consensus on climate change and was representing the only country at the talks planning to exit the agreement. The Kyoto architecture was "top down" while the Paris accord was "bottom up" in the sense that it allows each country to define its own objectives and pathway.

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Qatar says no one can dictate its foreign policy

He also said that "no one has the right" to pressure Qatar to silence TV network Al-Jazeera, which is based in Doha . "I call on all states to take immediate steps to de-escalate the situation and to find a rapid resolution through mediation", Johnson said.

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F-35 jets grounded indefinitely at US Air Force base in Arizona

This is the second grounding since F-35s were declared ready for service by the US Air Force a year ago, after embedded electrical lines inside of the aircraft's fuel tanks were found to have cracking insulation, the report says. The grounding comes at a critical time for Lockheed, which plans to demonstrate the advanced jet at the Paris Air Show next week. He took credit for generating $700 million in savings in the $8.5 billion contract for the latest batch of F-35 fighters.

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Market Fallers: Fresnillo Plc, InterContinental Hotels Group PLC, Micro Focus International plc

The stock has "Buy" rating by Bank of America on Wednesday, April 20. On June 13 the company was set at "Neutral" according to a Macquarie report which is down from the previous "Outperform" rating. A rating of 4 or 5 would indicate a consensus Sell. This rating was shown in an analyst report on Friday morning. (NYSE:CIVI) is 40.829300. This is calculated by taking weekly log normal returns and standard deviation of the share price over one year annualized.

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Clinging to her job, Britain's May appoints new ministers

But Mr Corbyn said: 'I don't think Theresa May and this government have any credibility. Her weakened position in the party rules out big changes, and May's office has said that the most senior Cabinet members - including Treasury chief Philip Hammond, Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson and Home Secretary Amber Rudd - will keep their jobs, but she is expected to shuffle the lower ranks of ministers.

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Security firms warn of new cyber threat to electric grid

In a blog post , the researchers explain that it 'it uses industrial communication protocols used worldwide in power supply infrastructure, transportation control systems, and other critical infrastructure systems, such as water and gas'. Industroyer, writes the report, is adaptable malware that can disrupt industrial control systems, including those used in the energy sector. 'The problem is that these protocols were designed decades ago, and back then industrial systems were meant to be ...

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New York Penn Station repairs will disrupt 9600 Long Island riders

Expectations on service disruption during the scheduled July 7th-25th and August 4th-28th Penn Station repairs have varied, ranging between 20 and 25 percent reductions in service during peak hours. The MTA said that Amtrak's repairs would have forced the LIRR to cancel or divert up to 15 trains that normally arrive at Penn Station during the morning rush period between 6-10 a.m., affecting approximately 9,600 customers.

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What's next for Puerto Rico after vote for US statehood

Almost half a million votes were cast for statehood, about 7,600 for free association/independence and almost 6,700 for the current territorial status , according to preliminary results. "The biggest appeal of statehood is the increase in federal spending on the island that would in essence kick-start the economy". "People are just trying to manage".

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McDonald's will use Snapchat to hire for 250000 summer jobs

These days, of course, kids spend enormous amounts of time on their smartphones, and that's why McDonald's Corporation ( NYSE:MCD ) and Snap Inc ( NYSE:SNAP ) are teaming up to use Snapchat's popular platform to recruit summer employees. MCD is also courting millennials on Hulu and Spotify, the company said, although those experiences aren't as immersive as the tie-in with Snapchat.

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Zelle takes on Venmo from within your bank's app

Transfers will simply happen faster because the banks are finally linking to each other, executives said. The service will allow transfers "from one bank account to another in minutes, using only a recipient's email address or mobile number", according to its backers.

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Traders Secrets on Salesforce.com, inc. (CRM), Mattel, Inc. (MAT)

More recent Mattel, Inc . Regardless, closing prices are a useful tool that investors use to quantify changes in stock prices over time. More interesting news about Alere Inc (NYSE:ALR) were released by: Prnewswire.com and their article: "Alere Inc".

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Yamana Gold Inc. (NYSE:AUY) showed monthly volitility of 3.61%

While it's Return on Investment (ROI) value is -2.4%. World Asset Management Inc now owns 59,847 shares of the basic materials company's stock valued at $165,000 after buying an additional 1,308 shares during the last quarter. During the same period a year ago, the business earned $0.03 EPS. Along with these its year to date performance is standing at -6.41%. Wall Street analysts are predicting that Yamana Gold (NYSE:AUY) will report earnings per share of $0.01 in their quarterly report.

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EnLink Midstream, LLC (ENLC) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Analysts

The Harvest Fund Advisors Llc holds 2.87 million shares with $219.94M value, down from 2.93 million last quarter. Antero Midstream Partners has a one year low of $24.26 and a one year high of $35.74. They expect $0.16 EPS, up 100.00% or $0.08 from last year's $0.08 per share. EQM's profit will be $108.88 million for 13.64 P/E if the $1.31 EPS becomes a reality.

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Treasury warns of more credit rating shocks after Moody's downgrade

However, the negative outlook reflects the continued downside risks for growth and fiscal consolidation associated with the political outlook. Since President Jacob Zuma came to power in 2009, South Africa has gone through five finance ministers.

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HSS Hire Group PLC (HSS) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Peel Hunt

Barclays Capital maintained it with "Overweight" rating and GBX 1500 target in Thursday, September 8 report. The company was maintained on Tuesday, June 21 by Panmure Gordon. Societe Generale has "Sell" rating and GBX 1250 target. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Tuesday, May 30 by RBC Capital Markets. This Morning, JP Morgan Cazenove restate their Neutral rating on GlaxoSmithKline PLC (LON:GSK) shares in a research report issued to investors and clients.

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Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM) Stake Boosted by Moreno Evelyn V

It has outperformed by 5.69% the S&P500. Wagner Bowman Management Corp decreased Exxon Mobil ( XOM ) stake by 10.33% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Exxon Mobil's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is now 159.58%. Garrison Finance Corporation holds 11,322 shares. Therefore 50% are positive. On average, equities research analysts anticipate that Exxon Mobil Corporation will post $3.92 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

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Canada Weekly Rig Count Up 25% to 132

The stock increased 3.45% or $1.48 on June 9, reaching $44.39. The company had revenue of $2.26 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.27 billion. Several equities analysts have recently issued reports on BHI shares. Baker Hughes Incorporated has a 52 week low of $41.74 and a 52 week high of $68.59.

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Bitcoin's Price Crashes Over $400 in a Matter of Hours

Cuban's evidence for a Bitcoin bubble lies at least in part on the ease with which people are making money off of the most recent rally. Moving closer to the end of May, Bitcoin set a new all-time high of $2,303 being driven by the growing demand from traders looking to invest into alternative assets.

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E3 2017: Mario & Rabbids Kingdom Battle Finally Revealed for Nintendo Switch

To literally no one's surprise, Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle has been officially revealed by Ubisoft at their E3 2017 Press Conference. Sporting a replica of a weapon seen in Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle , Miyamoto shared some endearingly awkward patter with Ubi's Yves Guillemot through an interpreter.

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Microsoft's Xbox Design Lab custom controllers are now available in Europe

The expansion means Xbox One owners in the UK, France, and Germany can now order custom controllers from the Xbox Design Lab . There's also some new additions to the Design Lab lineup. Xbox Design Lab now has more custom options to choose from. Now there's even more choice. There are also some additional extras you can add, such as a rubberised grip on the back, and or a metallic d-pad.

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Investor Focus: Watching Shares of Ophir Energy Plc (LSE:OPHR)

The Firm operates through three divisions: funeral services, crematoria and pre-arranged funeral plans. Inmarsat Plc has an average rating of Hold and a consensus target price of GBX 904.23 ($11.68). UBS maintained Talktalk Telecom Group PLC (LON:TALK) on Monday, January 11 with "Neutral" rating. The rating was downgraded by Bank of America to "Underperform" on Tuesday, November 22.

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Opel CEO steps down ahead of sale to French rival

Some rumors have placed Dr. Karl-Thomas Neumann as a potential leader in the organization of Opel's competitor, Volkswagen AG, but official sources have not confirmed or commented on the topic. "It was a hard personal decision not to continue with the Opel/Vauxhall team when it transitions to Groupe PSA ", Neumann said in the company statement.

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Oil rises as investors buy into US crude

West Texas Intermediate, the US benchmark for the price of oil , was up 1.57 percent to $46.55 per barrel. US refined oil product inventories are now back above 2016 levels and well above their five-year range, reflecting an unexpected slowdown in USA demand for gasoline and distillate fuels, Jefferies said.

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Government Wants Speedy Development of Northeast: Rajnath Singh

Rajnath informed that to address specific developmental needs of border areas along worldwide boundaries, allocation under Border Area Development Programme (BADP) to 17 border states was Rs. The chief secretaries, directors general of police (DGPs) of the states, director general of the Assam Rifles and senior officials from the central ministries concerned were also present at the meeting.

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New Zealand opposition plans to slash immigration

When asked about it, Mr English says the "sharp reduction" - from 7000 now to the proposed 1000-1500 - would be problematic. "We will end the culture of exploitation and corruption that's grown up to prey on people using this route to come to New Zealand".

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Ramsey repeats Panenka's trick but Wales are held

The result leaves Wales trailing Group D leaders Serbia by four points with as many games left to play. After the Republic of Ireland and Austria also drew earlier in the day it is as you were in Group D. "For us this is one of the most important games in the last couple of years", said Ivanovic , one of several Serbians with extensive experience of the Premier League .

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ISIS claims responsibility for deadly Manila attack

At least 34 people were killed and several others injured after a gunman burst into a Manila casino and opened fire in the air and set game tables alight. Dela Rosa said the gunman only fired at a television screen and did not take aim at any people. The unidentified suspect died after setting himself on fire, authorities said.

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Children's retailer Gymboree files bankruptcy, closing up to 450 stores

Gymboree said it plans to remain in business, hoping to regain its financial footing despite considerable challenges for physical retailers. Gymboree is expected to close at least 375 and possibly as many as 450 of its stores, according to Forbes.com .

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Fed is set to raise rates this week despite political tumult

Fed Chair Janet Yellen will hold a press conference at 2:30 p.m. The Federal Reserve will increase interest rates twice more in 2017 and begin shrinking its balance sheet before year's end despite a clear downturn in the outlook for inflation , according to 43 economists surveyed by Bloomberg.

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Man accused of Malaysia Airlines threat does not appear in court

But it was not a bomb but a powerbank ", Aziz told AFP. The passenger was holding onto a device during the incident which was found to be non-threatening, according to police. After the arrest, police learned that Marks apparently had a history of mental illness. Mr Kok Seng Khoo, one of the passengers onboard MH128, said he was interviewed five times by the Australian authorities.

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German grocery chain Aldi to invest $3.4 bn on planned United States expansion

The announcement comes days before its fellow German discount grocery store chain Lidl opens its first American stores. The latest competition in the industry, which is notoriously low margin, arrives at a time of deflationary spiraling that has seen prices of food drop 17 consecutive months, which is the longest streak of its kinds in over 60 years.


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