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Cliffs Natural Resources Inc(NYSE:CLF), Nokia Oyj (ADR)(NYSE:NOK)

The stock remained 1.31% unpredictable for the week and 1.52% for the month. About shares traded. Newfield Exploration Co. Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) has risen 122.26% since June 28, 2016 and is uptrending. Barclays Capital has "Equalweight" rating and $152 target. This increase is typical for the uptrend and shows the considerable optimism among investors.

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$1.50 EPS Expected for Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc. (ARE) This Quarter

Compared to the same quarter a year ago, the company reported earnings per share of $0.46. Following recent activity on shares of Alexandria Real Estate Equities (ARE), we can see that the stock price recently hit 121.02. Alexandria Ltd Liability Co has 0% invested in Investors Real Estate Trust (NYSE:IRET). SC ranks as the #1 exporter of passenger automobiles in the nation, with over $9 billion in auto exports moving through the Port of Charleston.

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Trump says N.Korea threat must be 'dealt with rapidly'

In an interview with Reuters in April, Trump called the five-year-old KORUS trade pact "horrible" and "unacceptable" and said he would either renegotiate or terminate it. Many local industry and business figures have praised the economic and political benefits that arose from the KORUS FTA, referring to it as a mutually beneficial pact.

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Takeaways From Amazon's Acquisition Of Whole Foods

But with Whole Foods trading at a roughly 3 percent premium to the offer price, it seems clear that some see the potential for another bidder to step in. Whole Foods has already experimented with new formats, including its smaller 365 stores aimed at winning over millennials, who have migrated more to urban areas and tend to be more cost conscious than previous generations.

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Utah wildfire grows as 2 powerful California blazes spread

The Utah Division of Forestry, Fire and State Lands said that 1,427 personnel were fighting the massive Brian Head Fire that started June 17. "Horse Valley will be an area of concern (Monday), but crews have begun to prepare for this using dozers and retardant dropped from air tankers to establish indirect firelines", the town of Brian Head said on its Facebook page.

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EC hits Google with record fine

European antitrust regulators slapped Google with a record €2.4 billion ($2.7 billion) fine on Tuesday for systematically favoring its own search results above those of its competitors. In its summary of the effect of Google's illegal practices, the Commission says that since the beginning of each abuse, Google's comparison shopping service has increased its traffic 45-fold in the United Kingdom, 35-fold in Germany, 19-fold in France, 29-fold in the Netherlands, 17-fold in Spain and ...

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Prosecutors Struggle to Find Jurors Who Don't Already Hate Martin Shkreli

He earned the title of "Pharma Bro" and sparked outrage in 2015 for hiking the price of a life-saving drug used by AIDS patients by more than 5 ,000 percent. Prosecutors and defense lawyers agreed to strike more than a dozen jurors for cause based on their opinions of Mr. Shkreli. Shkreli, tieless, in a dress shirt and light grey suit, sat alone at the defense table, occasionally playing with his hair and chewing on a pen, while the judge considered the would-be jurors' potential biases.

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ENO back in the list of Arts Council's NPOs

The regional shift was in part funded by smaller settlements for the big four arts organisations, considered more able to sustain drops in cash. The remaining organisations are Salisbury Arts Theatre Ltd, The Pound Arts Trust Ltd at Corsham and Wiltshire Music Centre Trust Ltd at Bradford on Avon.

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Brazilian President Michel Temer Is Formally Charged With Corruption

If the corruption case reaches the lower house, Mr Temer's coalition believes it can gather enough votes to block the two-thirds majority needed for a trial to be brought against him. The highly-anticipated charges need to be approved by two-thirds of Brazil's chamber of deputies to proceed. Janot's office did not immediately respond to a request for comment, and the president's office did not respond to a request to elaborate.

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EU gives cool reception to British offer on citizens rights

Others who arrive after an unspecified cut-off date will be given a " grace period ", expected to be two years. The statement also confirms that, once the United Kingdom has officially withdrawn from the European Union (which could happen at any point on or before 29 March 2019), documents certifying European Union nationals' rights of residence (Residence Cards) and permanent residence (Certificates of Permanent Residence) will no longer be sufficient evidence of the right to reside in ...

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Haley says warning to Syria also aimed at Russia and Iran

Russian officials denied there is evidence of an imminent chemical attack and called the White House threat "unacceptable". He said the activities were similar to preparations taken before the attack in April, but provided no evidence or further explanation.

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ISIL chief Al-Baghdadi reportedly killed in Russian air strike: Defence Ministry

Earlier Russia's Defense Ministry reported that it was checking information on the death of the IS leader. However, the US-led coalition battling IS said on Friday it could not confirm the Russian report . Other state media reported that more than 300 "terrorists" were killed in the strike. The spokesman for the USA -led anti-IS coalition said in a statement Friday he could not confirm the Russian claim.

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American Airlines says rival Qatar seeks to buy up to 10% stake

Qatar Airways indicated its interest in buying a stake in American on the open market, American said in the filing . American Airlines has been a vocal critic of Qatar Air's expansion efforts, claiming it and two other Middle Eastern airlines get massive subsidies from their governments.

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China confident on growth despite headwinds

Countries must safeguard economic globalization to achieve inclusive growth, Li said. He said Chinese and foreign companies will be treated equally, though he announced no new initiatives and made no mention of foreign complaints that Beijing is reducing access to its markets for computer security technology, farm-related biotech and other fields.

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Mike Pence reportedly hires private attorney to help with Russian Federation probe

The piece, which Donald Trump Jr. retweeted, was written by William G. Otis, an adjunct law professor and Georgetown University and a former special counsel for then-President George H.W. The obstruction of justice investigation into Trump began days after Comey was sacked on May 9, according to people familiar with the matter, the Washington Post said.

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Bank of England tries surrogate rate hike

As expected, banks are from Tuesday increasing the United Kingdom countercyclical capital buffer rate from zero percent to 0.5 percent, or by £5.7 billion, the BoE's Financial Policy Committee watchdog said in a bi-annual report. "Fragmentation of market-based finance could result in higher costs and greater risks for both European Union and United Kingdom companies and households", the BOE said.

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London Stock Exchange Group Plc

Gamco Invsts Inc Et Al stated it has 0.27% of its portfolio in Paragon Group of Companies PLC (LON:PAG). (NYSE:CIT) shares. OATES R. BRAD had sold 7,030 shares worth $300,743 on Monday, February 27. Macquarie now has a GBX 9,000 ($114.66) price objective on the stock. Barclays PLC had 295 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel.

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Bizarre Story of How Amazon and Whole Foods Deal Came to Be

Indeed, 76% of past four-week Whole Foods shoppers also shop Amazon.com. There's been a lot of chatter that rivals might emerge to try and outbid Amazon for Whole Foods. Davitt further observed that bullish call options are trading at much higher prices than congruent bearish put options, which means the market is "saying the deal is going to happen here or at a higher price".

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US Maersk terminals among those affected by massive new cyberattack

Some 2,000 attacks were observed as of midday in NY on Tuesday, according to Kaspersky Lab. Russia and Ukraine were most affected, with other victims spread across countries including Britain, France, Germany, Italy, Poland and the United States, the security software maker said.

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Local officer writes letter in response to Philando Castile shooting

Anthony would have to cover any additional money awarded. "The settlement should provide some measure of comfort to those angered by his death". The family of Mr. Bennett said his decades-long relationship with Joe Flynn, the attorney who represented St. Anthony in Castile's case, helped bring a quick resolution.

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Oil prices decline as doubts grow over OPEC's supply cuts

The American Petroleum Institute published industry reports on USA energy levels, finding crude oil stockpiles increased by 2.8 million barrels and gasoline stockpiles increased by 1.8 million barrels last week. It also put Iran's refinery capacities growth rate per annum at 2.0 percent in 2016. Crude oil futures plunged Wednesday amid a prolonged global supply glut that may worsen despite OPEC's production limits.

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Republican health plan in peril as 22 million set to lose coverage

Republicans can only afford to lose two members to pass the bill, which would then come down to a tie-breaking vote by Vice President Mike Pence. Some GOP senators say the measure doesn't go far enough in repealing Obamacare policies and lowering health care costs.

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Why this analyst thinks the U.S. dollar will actually strengthen going forward

Philadelphia Fed President Patrick Harker said on Tuesday the Fed rightly plans to raise rates once more this year, given recent inflation weakness is likely temporary."I think at this point the Fed is more or less committed to raising rates as they're more anxious about being behind the curve and reloading the gun in case of a recession", added McMillan.Earlier in the day, data showed consumer confidence for June rose more-than-expected, which could bolster the Fed's case for another rate ...

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With hugs and praise, Modi and Trump strike rapport

Jindal Global University and former research director at the Indian Council of World Affairs. Trump, who campaigned on an "America First" platform, has been troubled by the growing US trade deficit with India. I thank him for the welcome. This is the first official meeting held between the two leaders after Trump assumed office as the President of US. Later, as he and Modi joined for talks with senior officials, Trump said the two leaders were making great progress.

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US Fed interest rate hikes keep coming

One-year NDFs are settled against the midpoint, not the spot rate. The U.S. central bank's rate-setting committee said the economy had continued to strengthen, job gains remained solid and indicated it viewed a recent softness in inflation as largely transitory.

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EU Slaps Google With Record $2.7 Billion Fine For Manipulating Search Results

More importantly, Google must find ways change its business practices without harming its very lucrative advertising business model, which accounted for around 85 percent of the $90.3 billion in revenue of parent company Alphabet in 2016.

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Doubtful on Trump, IMF cuts US outlook

The IMF criticised the White House because of its "still evolving policy plans", and the presumable positive effects of Trump's fiscal stimulus have therefore been removed from the Fund's assessments of the U.S. Trump claims, backed by his team of high-ranking economists with backgrounds in the U.S. financial sector and Main Street economy, that his plans to boost infrastructure spending by $200 bln from the USA budget, and another $800 bln from private investors, would spur the United ...

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'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli Goes On Trial For Securities Fraud

While the events are unrelated, he was put into the public scope after raising the price of a life-saving drug 5,000 percent. Shkreli is accused of lying about hedge fund MSMB Capital Management's finances to entice investors, while hiding trading losses from them.

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Seattle study shows low-wage jobs declined with city minimum wage hike

Experts cautioned that the effects of the minimum wage may vary according to the industries dominant in the cities where they are implemented along with overall economic conditions in the country as a whole. Per its abstract, the study concludes that the, "wage increase to $13 reduced hours worked in low-wage jobs by around 9 percent, while hourly wages in such jobs increased by around 3 percent".

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Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) Shares Sold by Greenleaf Trust

The shares were sold at an average price of $80.22, for a total value of $129,820,026.00. The institutional investor held 37,921 shares of the computer manufacturing company at the end of 2016Q4, valued at $4.39M, up from 8,000 at the end of the previous reported quarter.

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Armed Georgia Escapees Nabbed In Rutherford County After Taking Hostages

The inmates were being hunted in the killings Tuesday morning of two prison guards who were overpowered, disarmed and shot to death on a prison bus southeast of Atlanta. "Due to their tireless efforts, the public is safe", Deal added. The two men travelled about 25 miles (40 kilometres) north to Madison, where they ransacked a house, stealing food and clothes, before stealing a pickup truck from a rock quarry, Sills said.

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WPP says several of its agencies hit by cyber attack

The phenomenon of Russian-backed interference had always been known to Ukraine/Russia hands, analysts and security experts, and has become more widely known with the publication of Andy Greenberg's excellent article on the topic as Wired magazine's July cover story .

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Stratos Wealth Partners LTD. Has $157000 Stake in Frontier Communications Corporation (FTR)

It fall, as 70 investors sold FTR shares while 168 reduced holdings. GSA Capital Partners LLP now owns 77,707 shares of the utilities provider's stock valued at $263,000 after buying an additional 41,620 shares during the last quarter. Currently, EPS of Frontier Communications Corporation ( FTR ) is -0.08 while the analysts predicted the EPS of the stock to be -0.05 suggesting the company fell short of the analysts' expectations.

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EU fines Google a record 2.42 billion euros

Google also faces two separate charges under the European Commission's competition rules related to popular mobile software Android and to some of its advertising products. "We have no other official cases". The EU's move highlights divergence with US regulators in their approach to Google . Tuesday's decision will also likely renew complaints from USA firms that they are being unfairly targeted in the EU, something European officials strenuously deny.

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Hollywood Thinks It's Getting Ripped Off By China's Box Office

The MPAA is understood to have brought in an worldwide firm to review sales of selected films, with the results expected as soon as the third quarter, says Bloomberg , which was the first to report the news. Besides underreporting ticket sales, Chinese movie theaters have reportedly given away tickets in bulk and even attributed one movie's profits to another film.


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