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Business What Yellen and Draghi did not say speaks volumes
Author: 0 What Yellen and Draghi did not say speaks volumes

In particular, they were desperate for signs that Yellen might be backing away from her plans for a further United States rate rise this year, given that USA inflation remains agonisingly weak. "There is going to be reduction of (quantitative easing), and there is going to be hiking of interest rates" in Europe, he added. Investors are even becoming uncertain about the Fed's aims to unwind its huge balance sheet.

Business Beazley PLC (BEZ) Earns
Author: 0 Beazley PLC (BEZ) Earns "Reduce" Rating from Peel Hunt

It has a 159.6 P/E ratio. The Company's divisions include Well Construction, Well Completion, Well Intervention, and Exploration and Production. Massachusetts Service Ma reported 2.88 million shares. Therefore 35% are positive. GBX 461.73's average target is 11.31% above currents GBX 414.8 stock price. Brown N Group PLC had 73 analyst reports since August 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel.

Business Gilead to pay $11.9B for cancer treatment developer Kite
Author: 0 Gilead to pay $11.9B for cancer treatment developer Kite

Kite Pharma has $155.0 highest and $46 lowest target. Finally, Cowen and Company reissued an outperform rating on shares of Kite Pharma in a report on Tuesday, July 4th. Kite Pharma now has an average rating of Hold and a consensus price target of $88.93. Under the terms of the merger agreement, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Gilead will promptly commence a tender offer to acquire all of the outstanding shares of Kite's common stock at a price of $180.00 per share in cash.

Business Houston's Main Airport Cancels Commercial Flights
Author: 0 Houston's Main Airport Cancels Commercial Flights

At least 62 flights have been cancelled and another 39 are expected to be cancelled on Sunday, according to officials. Those who did get on flights were relieved to be out of the storm. The storm is affecting flights out of the San Antonio International Airport. In Corpus Christi, which is located very near to where the hurricane first made landfall, all flights have been canceled.

Business United Kingdom economy remains on track thanks to service sector growth
Author: 0 United Kingdom economy remains on track thanks to service sector growth

While it expects growth in household consumption to slow to 1.75 percent this year as inflation approaches 3 percent, it forecast export volumes would rise by 3.5 percent and business investment would rise by 1 percent. Household expenditure on transport declined by 2.2% in Quarter 2 compared with a relatively strong Quarter 1 performance, where transport grew by 1.4%.

Business UAE reacts angrily to Qatar's restoration of Iran ties
Author: 0 UAE reacts angrily to Qatar's restoration of Iran ties

The Islamic Republic has also welcomed Qatar's recent move to restore high-level diplomatic ties with Iran. Qatar's Foreign Ministry in a statement said that Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani spoke by phone to Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammed Javad Zarif.

Business Samsung's Lee Gets 5-year Prison Term For Bribery
Author: 0 Samsung's Lee Gets 5-year Prison Term For Bribery

Lee was also convicted of embezzlement, illegal hiding of assets overseas, concealing criminal profits, and perjury at a National Assembly hearing. In the same case, four other Samsung executives were found guilty of a number of the same charges and sentenced to similar jail terms.

Business Key Trump staffer was on the brink of resigning after Charlottesville response
Author: 0 Key Trump staffer was on the brink of resigning after Charlottesville response

Trump said there were " very fine people on both sides ", as Cohn stood nearby in the lobby of Trump Tower where the president made his remarks to reporters. "It has taken Gary Cohn nearly two weeks to find the backbone to gently criticize Trump's apologism for white supremacists, the KKK and neo-Nazis", the group said in a statement .

Business Whole Foods will lower its prices its prices starting Monday
Author: 0 Whole Foods will lower its prices its prices starting Monday

The pending price reductions are the first of many changes in store for Austin, Texas-based Whole Foods, Amazon stated Thursday, to include the integration of Amazon Prime into checkout systems for members to receive extra savings; and applying its expertise in logistics to cut the cost of shipments and inventory at its stores and distribution centers.

Business DOE report blames natural gas for closures
Author: 0 DOE report blames natural gas for closures

The resulting 187-page report suggests that coal plant closures are a direct result of market pressure spurred by "federal and state policy interventions and the massive economic shift in the relative economics of natural gas compared to other fuels".

Business Whole Foods to lower prices after Amazon deal
Author: 0 Whole Foods to lower prices after Amazon deal

Amazon will gain access to the $800 billion grocery industry with Whole Foods , which has 460 stores and a fresh-food distribution network. - Amazon will close its US$13.7 billion (C$17.2 billion) buyout of Whole Foods Market Inc. WMT, -1.75% fell 2%. Shares of Kroger closed 8.1 percent lower, Wal-Mart lost 2 percent, Target fell nearly 4 percent, Costco declined 5 percent, and Supervalu and Sprouts Farmers Markets each dropped more than 6.5 percent.

Author: 0 Insider Activity: Is Management Buying Plains GP Holdings, LP (NYSE:PAGP)?

Visa Inc (NYSE:V) has risen 20.29% since August 23, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Talara Capital Management Llc decreased Plains Gp Hldgs LP (PAGP) stake by 62.06% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Css Ltd Liability Il accumulated 0.17% or 29,000 shares. Beach Investment Limited Liability Com holds 18,818 shares. Investors sentiment decreased to 1 in Q4 2016.

Business U.S. dollar edges higher ahead of Jackson Hole symposium
Author: 0 U.S. dollar edges higher ahead of Jackson Hole symposium

That led to the "taper tantrum" when investors took fright at the prospect that the ultra-cheap dollar funding they had grown used to would taper away. Not too long ago, the US Dollar was a haven. Bond prices move in the opposite direction of yields. European stocks broke a three-day losing streak yesterday, building on gains in other markets and boosted by rising commodity prices.

Business TV icon Sir Bruce Forsyth dies aged 89
Author: 0 TV icon Sir Bruce Forsyth dies aged 89

Stars , friends, and fans are taking to Twitter to share some touching tributes to Bruce Forsyth . Here are our favourite moments of Bruce Forsyth dancing. Saying it was "an honour" to work with the Strictly Come Dancing host, Sir Elton paid tribute to the legendary TV star on social media, reminiscing to the time they sang together 40 years ago.

Author: 0 South Korea pledges 'no war on Korean peninsula'

But Moon said: " I will prevent war at all cost ". The ambassador said that the basics refer to respecting each other's key interests and desires, seeking to advance friendly relations further, working together to secure peace and stability on the Korean Peninsula, and jointly contributing to global peace and prosperity.

Business U.S. says joint South Korea war games not on the negotiating table
Author: 0 U.S. says joint South Korea war games not on the negotiating table

The United States has called on China to do more to rein in its isolated neighbor North Korea, while China has said it is Washington that needs to be making more efforts to lessen tensions and speak directly to Pyongyang. strategic assets such as stealth bombers or aircraft carriers, said Koo Kab-Woo, a professor at the Seoul-based University of North Korean Studies. Dunford said on Thursday the United States and South Korea would go ahead with joint military drills next week despite ...

Business Xenophon could join seven MPs in court
Author: 0 Xenophon could join seven MPs in court

She is the third Turnbull government minister whose case will be referred to the High Court , along with her boss, Barnaby Joyce , who revealed he had New Zealand citizenship on Monday, and former minister Matt Canavan . "I never contemplated that I could have been a British colonial citizen, and that is why I didn't go through an act of renunciation with the United Kingdom", he said.

Business Dick's Sporting Goods Inc (DKS) Downgraded to
Author: 0 Dick's Sporting Goods Inc (DKS) Downgraded to "Neutral" at MKM Partners

It has underperformed by 18.05% the S&P500. It was reported on Aug, 15 by Barchart.com . Becker Capital Management Inc sold 42,050 shares as Xcel Energy Inc (XEL)'s stock rose 9.17%. It tells an investor how quickly a company is increasing its revenues. Its up 0.31, from 0.9 in 2016Q3. Several hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in DKS .