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Author: 0 Oil rises as United States fuel-supply drop counters crude-stockpile gain

USA crude supplies climbed 4.95 million barrels to the highest in weekly Energy Information Administration data going back to 1982. U.S. West Texas crude futures extended losses to trade as low as $47.01 a barrel after the data. Both benchmarks reached their lowest levels since November 30. Brent has slid well below this year's high above $58, reached shortly after January 1 when the deal between the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and non-OPEC states to curb supplies ...

Author: 0 Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. (NASDAQ:SFM)

The firm has "Buy" rating by UBS given on Wednesday, December 2. Wolfe Research cut Sprouts Farmers Market to an outperform rating in a research note on Friday, January 27th. Their scale is the opposite of Zacks, where 1 represents a Strong Sell and 5 a Strong Buy. In other Sprouts Farmers Market news, Director James Douglas Sanders sold 45,000 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction dated Thursday, January 12th.

Author: 0 Wall Street Consensus Watch on Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD)

The stock witnessed -3.43% declines, 19.81% gains and 119.24% gains for the 1-month, 3-month and 6-month period, respectively. Stock is now moving with a positive distance from the 200 day simple moving average of approximately 60.95%, and has a solid year to date (YTD) performance of 21.6% which means the stock is constantly adding to its value from the previous fiscal year end price.

Finance UAE surprised by U.S. laptop ban but will cooperate
Author: 0 UAE surprised by U.S. laptop ban but will cooperate

The United Arab Emirates , one of the world's top aviation hubs, has said it was surprised by the ban on laptops in plane cabins bound for the United States because UAE security was already tight, but it pledged to cooperate with U.S. The measure has reportedly blindsided the world's most successful airlines, including Emirates, Etihad Airways and Qatar Airways , which have repeatedly been accused by American rivals of receiving massive subsidies from their governments.

Finance Freeport-McMoRan Inc. Posted losses of -1.26% in the Last Trade
Author: 0 Freeport-McMoRan Inc. Posted losses of -1.26% in the Last Trade

Moreover, Citigroup issued Initiated rating for the stock on 21-Feb-17. This is a near-term estimation for the next 12-18 months. The stock was sold at an average price of $15.22, for a total transaction of $38,430.50. If we look for a little more qualitative data on the range of expectations, we find in analyst notes that the stock has 3 "Buy" ratings in place. In the last Quarter, Freeport-McMoRan Inc.

Finance John Legend dismisses robbery reports, but driver is charged with grand larceny
Author: 0 John Legend dismisses robbery reports, but driver is charged with grand larceny

The dad of one further explained , "The bag was taken because it was left unattended". The suitcase contained some seriously expensive items including a pair of Cartier Panther cuff links with clear and green stones, valued at $30,000. He's awaiting arraignment in Queens criminal court and faces up to seven years in jail if convicted. He then told them he was planning to take the bag back to the airport's lost and found, according to the DA.

Finance GameStop Crumbles On Weak 2017 Profit Guidance
Author: 0 GameStop Crumbles On Weak 2017 Profit Guidance

Though pre-owned games are still outperforming new video games, pre-owned game sales have fallen 6.7 percent compared to this same period from a year ago. This financial year, GameStop expects to earn $3.10 to $3.40 a share and believes sales will range from a 2 percent decline to a 2 percent increase.

Finance Dealing With the No Device Ban On US-Bound Airlines
Author: 0 Dealing With the No Device Ban On US-Bound Airlines

Citing security reasons, the USA and United Kingdom have banned passengers from carrying electronic goods like laptops and cameras in hand baggage on direct flights from Muslim-dominated countries. "My insurer also told me to have them shrink-wrapped at the airport". Britain also announced a ban on electronics in the cabin. The measure requires passengers to put laptops, tablets, portable DVD players, and cameras in checked baggage when flying from airports in eight Muslim-majority nations.

Author: 0 Babri Masjid Demolition Case Adjourned by Supreme Court For Two Weeks

The two sets of cases in the matter are - one against BJP veteran leader Advani and others, who were on the dais at Ram Katha Kunj in Ayodhya on December 6, 1992 when the Babri mosque was demolished. A large number of petitions had challenged the verdict in the apex court, which had in May 2011 stayed the high court order, calling it "strange". The Supreme Court will on Thursday examine whether to revive the conspiracy charges against senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders Lal Krishna ...

Finance Shah slams AAP govt, asks BJP workers to reclaim MCDs
Author: 0 Shah slams AAP govt, asks BJP workers to reclaim MCDs

Kejriwal added that the commercial house tax will continue to be in place. He reminded how his government had halved the electricity tariff and made water free in line of his party's election promise of 2015. He vowed to transform the three civic corporations in the national capital into "profit-making" bodies. Kicking off the BJP's poll campaign in the national capital, Shah accused Kejriwal of picking up fights with the Modi government for political reasons.

Finance United States pledges safe zones in Syria for refugees
Author: 0 United States pledges safe zones in Syria for refugees

Unfortunately, ISIS is said to remain in control of the area, although Col. Scrocca said the "daring" operation caught Islamic State fighters by surprise, and they are "still reacting to this maneuver". A more aggressive approach to fighting ISIS seems to be paying off. "We are at the stage of completely decimating Daesh", al-Abadi said, using the Arabic acronym for IS.

Finance Brazil meat scandal: China and others lift ban
Author: 0 Brazil meat scandal: China and others lift ban

The China's Commerce Ministry had said on Thursday that it was concerned about the quality of Brazilian meat and took a decision to temporarily halt the import from the country. Brazilian President Michel Temer said he would call his Chinese counterpart to urge China to review its import ban. Ko Wing-man, secretary for food and health of the Hong Kong SAR government, said Friday that the recall is with an immediate effect, calling on meat importers and dealers in Hong Kong to cooperate ...

Finance Petroleo Brasileiro SA- Petrobras (NASDAQ:PBR) Expected To Report Earnings On Tuesday
Author: 0 Petroleo Brasileiro SA- Petrobras (NASDAQ:PBR) Expected To Report Earnings On Tuesday

For the ongoing Fiscal Quarter, 5 analysts have an average earnings forecast of $0.09 per share. Fewer analysts at Reuters have a buy or better ratings (5) on the Petroleo Brasileiro S.A. 10 have given the stock a Hold rating, 2 as Underperform and 0 as Sell. The present market cap reflects only on the equity of NYSE:PBR Oil & Gas Drilling & Exploration and is vital to note that the firm's choice of capital structure holds a substantial impact on how the aggregate value of the company ...

Finance Healthcare Protesters Fill Hallway Outside Speaker Paul Ryan's Office
Author: 0 Healthcare Protesters Fill Hallway Outside Speaker Paul Ryan's Office

EST to find out what changes, if any, will be made to the bill in the Rules Committee today, and if Speaker Ryan is confident he has the votes to pass the AHCA through the House on Thursday. The bill had the speaker's fingerprints all over it, so it was a win-win for the White House. President Donald Trump is urging people to call their lawmakers to express support for the Republican legislation to repeal and replace "Obamacare".

Author: 0 Accenture (ACN) Shares Cross 2% Yield Mark

Analysts await Accenture plc (NASDAQ:ACN) to report earnings on Mar, 23 for the fiscal quarter ending Feb 2017. Parkside Financial Bank & Trust raised its position in Accenture Plc by 3.6% in the third quarter. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this link . Accenture Plc had a net margin of 12.34% and a return on equity of 46.99%.

Author: 0 Royal Jordanian Airlines Bans All Electronic Devices

The poet Langston Hughes said that humor is laughing at what you haven't got when you ought to have it. Thanks to Royal Jordanian's handy list, you won't find yourself at a loss for what to do if you're on one of the flights with a ban in place.

Finance Need to pass GST bills in current session: Arun Jaitley
Author: 0 Need to pass GST bills in current session: Arun Jaitley

In case a person does not have an Aadhaar, he will be required to quote the Aadhaar enrolment number, indicating that an application to obtain Aadhaar has been filed. Former CPM MP Nilotpal Basu said, "This is typical of the duplicity of the ruling alliance which slips in changes that help breed corruption even as it claims that it is fighting a war against corruption".

Finance VW's Seat returns to profit; to launch third SUV in 2018
Author: 0 VW's Seat returns to profit; to launch third SUV in 2018

Awards in January, the Spanish manufacturer is now gearing up to launch its second model, the Arona, later this year. And soon enough - next year - the company in Martorell will expand its newly formed SUV range with a third additional entry in the form of a flagship model, a midsize crossover packing five- and seven-seat versions.