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Poll lead falls, but May to stick with elderly-care cuts

Poll lead falls, but May to stick with elderly-care cuts Pressed further on the issue, Mr Corbyn went on: "I want us to have a society that works and I can not get into a numbers game because I don't think it works". "The Tories are now trying to pitch the young against the old". "The message is getting through". May's party is now polling at an expected 44 percent of the vote, down 5 points, versus 35 percent for the Labour Party, up 4 points. [Full Article...]

(MRK) Downgraded by Vetr Inc. to "Buy"

A number of hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of MRK. Analysts anticipate that Merck & Co., Inc. will post $3.84 earnings per share for the current year. The correct version of this news story can be accessed at https://www.chaffeybreeze.com/2017/05/18/merck-co-inc-mrk-downgraded-by-vetr-inc-to-buy.html. [Full Article...]

242 deaths, 23425 cholera cases in Yemen

242 deaths, 23425 cholera cases in Yemen According to World Health Organization, more than 240 people have died from cholera in just the last three weeks, out of a total of 23,400 infections. Last week, a state of emergency was declared in the rebel-held capital Sana'a after a large number of cholera cases were detected in the city. Reining in the disease is particularly complicated in Yemen , where two years of devastating war ... [Full Article...]

Police appeal to mother after baby's body found in park

Police appeal to mother after baby's body found in park A police spokesman has issued an appeal for the infants mother to come forward in order for her to receive any treatment or help she may need. A memorial service for the child was held in the park at 18:30 BST on Sunday. 'I understand that you are frightened but it is really important that you get the help you need. 'I am making a direct appeal to her to get in touch with us. [Full Article...]

Davis warns Britain will quit talks if European Union demands ?100bn

Davis warns Britain will quit talks if European Union demands ?100bn The third week would be for negotiations themselves - EU officials expect the British to come to Brussels for the week - and the fourth to report the results to the 27 governments and the European Parliament and prepare the next round of talks. [Full Article...]

Celtics cruise past Wizards in Game 7 to Eastern Conference finals

Celtics cruise past Wizards in Game 7 to Eastern Conference finals For the past month-plus, the Cavs had been struggling and their meeting with the Celtics in Boston , with the top seed in the Eastern Conference on the line, was supposed to be a barometer of their vulnerability en route to the NBA Finals. [Full Article...]

Europe and Japan raise doubts over USA trade policy at G7

Europe and Japan raise doubts over USA trade policy at G7 The unwillingness of the US Treasury administration under president Donald Trump to sign up to a stronger attack on protectionism has upended global diplomacy on the topic of trade. Bank of France Governor François Villeroy de Galhau said there was a "light breeze" of optimism within the G7 about the recovering global economy after years of sluggish growth following the financial crisis that began... [Full Article...]

Analysts' Activity to Watch: Fifth Third Bncp (NASDAQ:FITB)

The difference between the expected and actual EPS was $0.01/share, which represents an Earnings surprise of 2.7%. The firm is scheduled to issue its next earnings report on Thursday, July 27th. In other news, CAO Teresa J. Tanner sold 26,010 shares of Fifth Third Bancorp stock in a transaction dated Thursday, May 4th. The average volume stands around 5.93 million shares. [Full Article...]

Aide posts joking video of Clinton avoiding 'unwanted Trump hug'

Philippe Reines , a political consultant who has been a senior adviser to Clinton since she headed the State Department under President Barack Obama, acted as stand-in for Trump during the candidate's debate preps. "It was bad enough there was going to be a handshake", Wittes added. Now, it transpires that ahead of last year's presidential debates, Hillary Clinton , his Democratic rival, was ... [Full Article...]

Analysts Consensus For London Stock Exchange Group (LON:LSE)

It has a 23.21 P/E ratio. SOCO International plc using EPIC/TICKER code (LON:SIA) had its stock rating noted as "Reiterates" with the recommendation being set at "UNDERWEIGHT" this morning by analysts at JP Morgan Cazenove. It now has negative earnings. There are now 331,363,986 shares in issue with the average daily volume traded being 159,243. United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU) has risen 9.... [Full Article...]

Oil rises on expectations of extended, possibly deeper, output cut

Both benchmarks have climbed more than 10 percent from lows hit earlier this month. Prices have risen due to expectations that a pledge by the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and other producers, including Russian Federation, to cut supplies by 1.8 million barrels per day (bpd) would be extended to March 2018, instead of covering just the first half of this year. [Full Article...]

US stock indexes move higher in early trading; oil rises

Wal-Mart has been pumping funds into improving its in-store experience, upgrading stores and boosting worker pay, at the same time that it builds out its e-commerce business. Inventory levels in existing stores fell 7.3% in the quarter. MKM Partners set a $72.00 target price on Wal-Mart Stores and gave the company a "hold" rating in a research report on Saturday, February 18th. [Full Article...]

Oil market 'almost balanced' despite rising United States supply: IEA

In the first quarter of 2017, "the oil market was nearly balanced", the International Energy Agency said in its latest monthly report. Prices on the market will change sharply, should the agreement be reached. Also, U.S. oil production is up more than 10 percent since mid-2016. Crude oil prices moved below $50 per barrel in late April on signs the designed balance envisioned by production cuts was... [Full Article...]

Trump In Saudi Arabia: 'This Is Not A Battle Between Different Faiths'

On Sunday, he'll hold meetings with more than 50 Arab and Muslim leaders converging on Riyadh for a regional summit focused largely on combating the Islamic State and other extremist groups. He criticized President Obama's refusal to use the term, which many deemed problematic . As a candidate, Mr Trump proposed temporarily banning Muslims from entering the United States. [Full Article...]

Dominion Midstream Partners LP (dm) to Issue Dividend Increase - $0.27 Per Share

GlycoMimetics, Inc. now has an average analyst recommendation of 1.40 according to analysts. Boston Advisors LLC's holdings in Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P. Enterprise Financial Services Corp increased its position in shares of Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P.by 10.1% in the third quarter. Penntex Midstream Partners LP ( NASDAQ:PTXP ) traded up 19.40% during trading on Friday, hitting $19.8... [Full Article...]

JLR launches diesel variant of Jaguar XE sedan

JLR launches diesel variant of Jaguar XE sedan As with its petrol sibling, the diesel engine will be paired to an eight-speed automatic gearbox. With this diesel engine, the XE sedan can accelerate from 0-100 km/h in a company-claimed time of 7.8 seconds, before hitting its top speed of 228 km/h. [Full Article...]

Trump Says Muslim Countries Must Take Lead In Fighting Terror

While the message was blunt and at times grim about the struggle against evil, the president delivered it with a tone of respect for assembled leaders and optimism that they would prevail. Trump said "terrorists do not worship God, they worship death". Trump's signature phrase " radical Islamic terrorism " was not included in the speech, according to excerpts released in advance by the White Hou... [Full Article...]

Ford Confirms 1400 Job Cuts In North America, Asia

Ford stated that while most skill teams in North America and Asia Pacific will be involved in the separation scheme, the company's product development, financial services arm Ford Credit, manufacturing, IT, global data and analytics will be exempted from the exercise. [Full Article...]

Family homes experience house price surge

Family homes experience house price surge The average price of property coming to market in the United Kingdom hit a record high in April, according to the latest Rightmove House Price Index, up 1.1 per cent on the previous month. Asking prices rose 2.0 per cent, equivalent to £3,626, to reach a national average of £317,281 according to the portal. "It remains to be seen how much momentum may drop away in the second half of the year w... [Full Article...]

Alexa Calling will bring free voice calls to all Echo devices

The Echo Show costs $230 (or £220 or €240 in the United Kingdom and Germany, respectively) - a figure that might be a hard sell, considering that the new Echo Look is almost $100 less. Amazon on Tuesday unveiled the latest member of its family of devices powered by its Alexa digital assistant - this one with a touchscreen. Much like the Echo, the Show has an array of speakers - but featur... [Full Article...]


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