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Finance US Price Rise Points To Firm Inflation?
Author: 0 US Price Rise Points To Firm Inflation?

In February, over 80% of the advance in the final demand index is attributable to a 0.4% increase in prices for final demand services. Final demand prices rose 0.6% in January and 0.2% in December. Also boosting price pressures are the dollar's 1.5 percent drop against the currencies of the United States' main trading partners since January and overall commodity price gains in tandem with a firming global economy.

Finance Day Mover: Gilead Sciences Inc. (GILD)
Author: 0 Day Mover: Gilead Sciences Inc. (GILD)

Gilead Sciences Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD) has 1.31 Billion shares outstanding and 1.3 Billion shares were floated in market. 03/10/2017 - Gilead Sciences , Inc. The average and low price target for the stock are $79.06 and $61, respectively. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available through this link .

Author: 0 Fed Hikes Key Interest Rate, Signals Economic Strength

Fed Chair Janet Yellen said earlier this month she doesn't believe the Fed is behind the curve on inflation. She went further though, saying that the Fed doesn't see any evidence that the optimism of a record-breaking stock market has made its way into spending by companies or people.

Author: 0 Downing St delays Article 50 trigger beyond this week

MPs voted down the first amendment, committing the government to guaranteeing the rights of European Union nationals, by a majority of 48 - which means the government managed to increase its majority of 42 from the first vote. MPs have cleared the way for Theresa May to formally start Brexit talks after overturning changes made by peers . "As we embark upon the most complex set of negotiations our country has ever faced, it would have been greatly preferable to have guaranteed a meaningful ...

Author: 0 Justice Department charges Russian spies for hacking Yahoo accounts in 2014

Also indicted in the alleged conspiracy were Dmitry Aleksandrovich Dokuchaev, 33, Igor Anatolyevich Sushchin, 43, and Alexsey Alexseyevich (Magg) Belan, 29, all Russian nationals and residents. "State actors may be using common criminals to access the data they want, but the indictment shows that our companies do not have to stand alone against this threat".

Finance Trump to give automakers one year to review CAFE standards
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In a new study contrasting the effects on consumers of energy efficiency standards versus energy taxes, the Georgetown economist Arik Levinson notes that both energy efficiency standards and energy taxes function as a regressive tax , taking a larger percentage of a lower income and a smaller percentage of a higher income.

Finance Saudi Increase Oil Production To Store For Its Own Use
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The energy sector was among the worst performers, with the Energy Select Sector SPDR (NYSEArca: XLE), the largest equity-based energy exchange traded fund, down 1.4% Tuesday as West Texas Intermediate crude oil futures decreased 1.9% to $47.5 per barrel.

Finance Praxair named a 2017 World's Most Ethical Company by Ethisphere Institute
Author: 0 Praxair named a 2017 World's Most Ethical Company by Ethisphere Institute

Rockwell Automation Inc. (NYSE: ROK), the world's largest company dedicated to industrial automation and information, makes its customers more productive and the world more sustainable. ethisphere .com/honorees/. In 2017, there were 124 honorees spanning five continents, 19 countries and 52 industry sectors. CareFirst was recognized for its corporate culture, business integrity and industry leadership in accountability, transparency and corporate social responsibility.

Author: 0 Brent crude oil volatility: March outlook

OPEC's latest monthly report revealed that crude oil out of Saudi Arabia came in at 10.011 million barrels a day in February, in figures submitted by the country. This huge amount of new US oil means that America is even exporting crude oil to OPEC members. "The re-balancing of the oil market, driven by the recent successful OPEC , non-OPEC declaration of co-operation, is likely to further enhance the global oil industry, leading to even more global economic growth and hence higher oil ...

Finance Reflecting on the 'Fearless Girl' of Wall Street
Author: 0 Reflecting on the 'Fearless Girl' of Wall Street

The bronze statue, called Fearless Girl, was installed opposite the Wall Street charging bull statue in NY the day before International Women's Day by $2.5trillion asset manager State Street Global, to promote gender diversity in Wall Street, according to CNN .

Finance One Stock Analysts Are Watching - Kite Realty Group Trust (NYSE:KRG)
Author: 0 One Stock Analysts Are Watching - Kite Realty Group Trust (NYSE:KRG)

The New York-based Tiaa Cref Invest Mngmt Limited Company has invested 0% in Kite Realty Group Trust (NYSE:KRG). A number of other equities research analysts have also recently weighed in on the stock. 04/22/2015 - Kite Realty Group Trust had its "hold" rating reiterated by analysts at Sandler O'Neill. It dropped, as 40 investors sold Federal Realty Investment Trust shares while 119 reduced holdings.

Finance New twist to mom jeans is 'clearly' a bad idea
Author: 0 New twist to mom jeans is 'clearly' a bad idea

They earn the "mom jeans" description through fitting high on the waist, and being cropped below the knee. Twitter uses certainly seem to think so and as such the daring style has become the source of much debate.

Finance Family of Trump son-in-law in $4 bn deal with Chinese company
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The deal will be providing them a payout in cash from Anbang Insurance Group in exchange for a property that is facing financial crisis along with a stake in equity in this new collaboration. The Kushners, meanwhile, will get a $100 million loan from other investors on top of the $400 million loan from Anbang. Bloomberg reports that some ethics experts have questioned whether Jared Kushner has taken enough measures to distance himself from his family business since he assumed his White ...

Author: 0 SA power: $500m energy plan includes new gas station, battery power storage

Power and gas giant AGL said the plan to safeguard SA from a repeat of crippling blackouts that hit a year ago appeared to be a "considered and comprehensive" response to the state's energy crisis. This stretched Australia's eastern seaboard's gas supply, pushing up prices, and resulting in warnings of a likely shortage. Under a Howard government initiative, state governments agreed to delegate responsibility for energy security to national regulatory bodies.

Finance Walt Disney takes another bite out of European operator
Author: 0 Walt Disney takes another bite out of European operator

Nomura reaffirmed a buy rating and issued a $110.00 price target on shares of Walt Disney in a research note on Friday, November 11th. Stifel Nicolaus reissued a "buy" rating and set a $100.00 price target on shares of Walt Disney in a research report on Friday, November 25th.

Finance New York City sues Verizon failing to connect a million with fibre
Author: 0 New York City sues Verizon failing to connect a million with fibre

A Verizon spokesperson told reporters , "Mayor de Blasio should read our agreement with the city". Perhaps trying to head the city off at the pass , the company has pledged to invest a further billion dollars in NYC fiber infrastructure over the next four years and has promised once again to extend FiOS access to all New Yorkers by 2021.

Finance Troubled Toshiba plans to sell United States nuclear unit
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Toshiba's sale of its controlling stake in Westinghouse would mark a major shift for the Tokyo-based conglomerate, which had repeatedly championed a promising future for the nuclear business since its ¥600 billion acquisition of Westinghouse in 2006 - a hope that has turned out to be a massive headache.

Finance Singapore city infrastructure No. 1
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For the third year in a row, Hyderabad has emerged as the best among Indian cities in terms of quality of living, while Vienna has been ranked at the top globally in the list by consultancy firm Mercer . Mercer's 2017 Quality of Living survey of 231 cities helps companies and organisations determine compensation and hardship allowances for expatriates and worldwide staff.