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Grassley 'extremely disappointed' Comey won't testify before panel

And yet, here we're confronted with fresh evidence to the contrary - with Trump admitting to Russian officials that he dismissed Comey because of the "pressure" caused by the Russia scandal. Last week, Donald Trump welcomed Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and Russian Ambassador to the U.S. Sergei Kislyak into the Oval Office - at the request of Russian President Vladimir Putin.

Axalta Coating Systems Ltd. (NYSE:AXTA)

Following the completion of the transaction, the senior vice president now owns 144,705 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $4,238,409.45. BlackRock Institutional Trust Company N.A. raised its position in Axalta Coating Systems by 19.4% in the third quarter. YG Partners LLC now owns 538,163 shares of the specialty chemicals company's stock worth $17,329,000 after buying an additional 194,650 shares during the period.

Hargreaves Lansdown chairman to stand down

The stock increased 0.09% or $0.03 on May 18, reaching $38.54. LONDON, May 18 A scaling back of financial disclosures and another executive departure overshadowed a rise in funds under administration at British fund supermarket Hargreaves Lansdown , hitting its shares.

Vonage Holdings Corp. Sees Unusually Large Options Volume (VG)

The company is scheduled to announce its next quarterly earnings results before the market opens on Tuesday, May 9th. Equities analysts predict that Vonage Holdings Corp . was upgraded to "buy" by analysts at Zacks. In other news, SVP Mcgonigal Graham sold 40,000 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, April 27th.

Gold on track for biggest gain in five weeks

Spot gold was up 0.2 percent at $1,263.06 an ounce at 1102 GMT, while US gold futures for June delivery were up $4.20 an ounce at $1,262.90. Also on the Comex, silver futures declined 16.2 cents, or about 1%, to $16.74 a troy ounce, after hitting its highest since May 1 at $17.03 on Wednesday.

Brokerages Expect Tidewater Inc. (TDW) Will Post Earnings of -$1.28 Per Share

Tidewater posted earnings of ($0.69) per share in the same quarter last year, which indicates a negative year-over-year growth rate of 85.5%. 3 analysts on average are expecting the company to report revenue of $114.76 Million for the current quarter.

Expert who beat cyberattack says he's no hero

Salim Neino, CEO of Kryptos Logic, said Hutchins took over the "kill switch" on Friday afternoon European time, before it could fully affect the United States. "On Monday morning at the start of the new working week it's likely that successful attacks from Friday that haven't yet become apparent will become apparent", he said.

Threat for tornadoes returns Friday afternoon

Lightning blew siding and bricks off a home in Lincoln and a funnel cloud was spotted about 40 miles (65 kilometers) southwest of the city, near Exeter, but no damage was reported. "The tornado traveled easterly through the county, touching down in several places". Besides Wyandotte County, the other counties under the tornado watch include Leavenworth, Johnson and many surrounding counties, according to the weather service.

Israel Intelligence Officials Find Trump's Secrets Disclosure 'Horrifying'

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein on Wednesday appointed a special counsel to lead the FBI's Russian Federation investigation - one day after The Times reported that Trump had pressured James Comey, the FBI director whom Trump fired on May 9, to drop the bureau's probe into Flynn.

Conservative Outlets Don't Seem Bothered by Trump "Bowing" to Saudi King

Trump called the day "tremendous" and said it would result in "hundreds of billions of dollars of investments into the United States and jobs, jobs, jobs". The deal includes tanks, combat ships, missile defense systems, radar and communications, and cybersecurity technology. Tremendous investments in the United States.

BT Group plc (BT) Upgraded to Hold by Zacks Investment Research

Therefore 67% are positive. Stifel Nicolaus maintained General Mills, Inc. Peel Hunt maintained EI Group PLC (LON:EIG) rating on Thursday, May 11. SIG plc (LON:SHI) has risen 11.41% since October 10, 2016 and is uptrending. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Thursday, June 9 by Jefferies. The rating was maintained by Peel Hunt with "Buy" on Thursday, June 30. JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Cowen and Company Downgrades Radius Health Inc (RDUS) to Market Perform

Analysts' ultimate objective when projecting revenue is to determine the appropriate value for a stock. Carl Domino owns 0.22% invested in Radius Health Inc (NASDAQ:RDUS) for 5,500 shares. Lpl Limited Company invested 0% in Radius Health Inc (NASDAQ:RDUS). The correct version of this article can be viewed at https://www.thecerbatgem.com/2017/05/18/zacks-analysts-expect-radius-health-inc-rdus-to-post-1-25-eps-updated-updated-updated.html.

Shire PLC (SHP) Earns Buy Rating from Berenberg Bank

Plantronics Incorporated (NYSE:PLT) had a decrease of 0.95% in short interest. WDGJF's SI was 420,500 shares in May as released by FINRA. Its down 2.12% from 5.89M shares previously. GBX 236.42's average target is 11.13% above currents GBX 212.75 stock price. ITE Group PLC had 47 analyst reports since October 1, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel.

Texas Instruments Incorporated (TXN) Issues Q2 Earnings Guidance

Tokio Marine Asset Management Co Ltd decreased Texas Instrs Inc (TXN) stake by 30.06% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Royal Bank of Canada reaffirmed a buy rating and issued a $84.00 price target on shares of Texas Instruments in a research note on Monday, April 3rd.

Oil price at one-month high, supply-cut extension expected

Several members have voiced support for the proposal to extend curbs after Russian Federation and Saudi Arabia said global inventories haven't yet fallen to targeted levels. But as it was becoming increasingly obvious that OPEC's cuts are not working fast enough and USA shale is roaring back to production growth, investor enthusiasm waned.

Brazilian Ex-President Rousseff Calls for Direct Election As Graft Scandal Grows

That could halt congressional passage of measures needed to pull Brazil from its worst-ever recession, including moves to ease labor regulations and raise the pension age. The trail of evidence has also led to 12 other countries, leading the U.S. Department of Justice to call this "the largest foreign bribery case in history".

Supreme Court rejects appeal over NC voter ID law

The Supreme Court on Monday announced that it would stay out of a fight over a restrictive North Carolina voting law. And last summer the Supreme Court had divided evenly on whether the law could be used in last fall's election while the appeals continued.

Rand Wealth LLC Cuts Stake in Caterpillar Inc. (CAT)

The Umb Bank N A holds 61,818 shares with $5.73 million value, up from 44,704 last quarter. The business is scheduled to report its next earnings results on Tuesday, July 25th. The purchase was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through the SEC website . Moreover, Interocean Limited Company has 0.08% invested in Caterpillar Inc.

Exelixis, Inc. (EXEL) Shares Down 7.9% After Insider Selling

Initial uptake of the drug was encouraging and is expected to propel the top line in the forthcoming quarters. Nicholas Investment Partners LP acquired a new stake in shares of Exelixis during the fourth quarter worth approximately $4,552,000.

Saudi King Salman presents Trump with King Abdulaziz Medal

Saudi Arabia effectively blocked the United Nations from adding the kingdom's local ISIS cell to the U.N.'s list of terrorist groups a couple weeks ago. His popularity in the conservative Muslim nation comes even though Trump was a harsh critic of the country prior to taking office. Many Saudi men would refuse to shake a woman's hand.

United States should take some of blame for massive cyberattack, Chinese media says

There was no evidence on Monday of a second wave of attacks like the one that hit Friday , the BBC reports. Some reports said Russian Federation had seen more infections than any other single country. The problem is that not all customers installed the patch. Microsoft released comprehensive patches a month before that, clearly tipped off weeks or months in advance.

Which Analysts Are Watching New Oriental Education & Technology Group, Inc. (NYSE:EDU)?

The stock has Return on Assets (ROA) of 0 percent. New Oriental's ADSs, each of which represents four common shares, now trade on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol "EDU". On Wednesday, October 21 the stock rating was upgraded by Brean Capital to "Buy". The rating was upgraded by Jefferies on Friday, August 28 to "Hold".

New Oriental Education & Tech Grp (EDU) Trading Up 6.5% Following Strong Earnings

They now have a United States dollars 24 price target on the stock. About 857,918 shares traded. Stellar Biotechnologies Inc (NASDAQ:SBOT) has declined 42.79% since October 6, 2016 and is downtrending. KRAKOWSKY PHILIPPE sold $3.15 million worth of stock. Analysts gives Cousins Properties Inc (NYSE:CUZ) a mean recommendation of 2.80. Janus Capital Management Llc sold 480,678 shares as Fiserv Inc (FISV)'s stock 0.00%.

Duke Energy Corp (DUK) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts

The stock of Duke Energy Corp (NYSE:DUK) has "Market Perform" rating given on Tuesday, February 2 by Wells Fargo. Stocks with high EPS growth rates compared with year-ago levels suggest a company has products or services in strong demand. If you are viewing this article on another domain, it was copied illegally and reposted in violation of USA and global trademark & copyright laws. Looking at this figure it suggests that the shares of Duke Energy Corporation (DUK ) may be overvalued, ...

Learjet crash near New York City kills 2 crew members

The plane crashed on Kero Road and Commerce Road in Carlstadt , New Jersey. According to CBS New York, the plane's registered owner is A&C Big Sky Aviation LLC in Billings, Montana. Emergency responders reached the scene shortly after the crash and worked for more than an hour to extinguish the blaze. As a result of the crash, Teterboro Airport has been closed.

Authorities: Jet crashes at small airport near New York City

The officer said authorities are not yet releasing the names of those killed. The house the plane crashed in front of was not damaged. Thick, black smoke was seen rising high above the crash site, and was visible as far away as New York City, according to NBC .

Wall Street Consensus Watch on Arbor Realty Trust (NYSE:ABR)

AlphaOne also gave news headlines about the real estate investment trust an impact score of 70 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days. The shares were sold at an average price of $31.69, for a total value of $47,535.00. The acquisition was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this link.

Trump basks in lavish Saudi welcome, escaping troubles in DC

The president was greeted by an airport welcome ceremony before having a brief coffee meeting with Saudi Arabia's King Salman in a reception room at King Khalid International Airport. Her husband had criticized former first lady Michelle Obama for not wearing a headscarf during a 2015 visit to the kingdom. After spending much of Saturday meeting with King Salman and other royal family members, Trump was ending the day at a banquet dinner at the Murabba Palace.

Trump, Tillerson, Ross dance with swords in Saudi Arabia

The leaders signed an agreement on $109 billion in new US arms sales to the kingdom and $200 billion of Saudi-backed investment over four years in USA infrastructure projects. The Washington Post said the probe had reached into the White House to include a Trump adviser, who was not named. "President Trump understands that America First does not mean America alone", said H.R.

US, Saudi agree arms deals worth nearly $110 billion

The New York Times reported that Trump called Comey "a real nut job" while discussing the ongoing investigation with two Russian officials in the Oval Office earlier this month. The President's visit comes as Iran's President Hassan Rouhani handily won re-election in what amounts to a victory for the Shiite nation's reformist camp.

Stealth fighters escort Hawaii-bound flight after in-flight disturbance

Once on board the flight, Uskanil's behavior caused concern for the flight attendants. According to her, the attendant called for help, saying, "I need help". When the flight landed in Honolulu, he was arrested and escorted off of the plane for questioning by the Federal Bureau of Investigation. American Airlines says its flight attendants played a key role in handling a disturbance on a Hawaii-bound flight to ensure the safety of those on board.

Analysts Recommended this Stock: Sabra Health Care REIT, Inc. (SBRA)

Going toward to the 50-day, we can see that shares are now trading -13.28% off of that figure. The SI to Sabra Healthcare Reit Incorporated's float is 11.81%. The firm has a market cap of $1.59 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 16.83 and a beta of 1.10. The Company, through its subsidiaries, owns and invests in real estate serving the healthcare industry.

Brazil's top prosecutor accuses Temer of obstructing justice

President Temer was forced to deny a newspaper report that he had given consent to paying off a witness in a huge corruption scandal. The recording was turned over to prosecutors as part of a Batista plea bargain. Later Friday, the entirety of Batista's plea bargain was expected to be released, which could very well include more damaging accusations against Temer and others in government.

Sanders Mocks Trump's Praise of Australia's Universal Healthcare

US President Donald Trump held his first-face-to-face meeting with Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull on Thursday, and declared that they "get along great", following an acrimonious phone call in January that strained ties between the two allies.

Russia Foreign Minister Denies Talking to Trump about Comey

Nevertheless, Wittes said Comey had tried to act like a "chameleon" and use "camouflage". He said that though he was personally fond of Comey, "I thought it was appropriate to seek a new leader". Despite the president's furious reaction, some fellow Republicans welcomed Mueller's appointment and expressed hopes it would restore some composure to a capital plunged in chaos.