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Markets CFPB Requests $0 Budget, Will Draw Down Reserves Instead
Author: 0 CFPB Requests $0 Budget, Will Draw Down Reserves Instead

He also asked for $86.6 million for the prior quarter. "Mulvaney reveals his intentions for @CFPB - no need for rainy day fund to protect consumers". On Wednesday, forty Democrats - led by Senators Jeff Merkley, Sherrod Brown and Elizabeth Warren - sent a letter to Senate leaders to reject any government funding deals that would subject the CFPB's funding to political interference.

Author: 0 Amazon Names Finalists In US And Canada For Its New Headquarters

Amazon plans to grow HQ2 "to be a full equal" to its existing headquarters in Seattle , Washington, and expects to create 50,000 jobs there. In addition to Amazon's direct hiring and investment, construction and ongoing operation, HQ2 is expected to create tens of thousands of additional jobs and tens of billions of dollars in additional investment in the surrounding community.

Markets Dow closes above 26000 for the first time
Author: 0 Dow closes above 26000 for the first time

The S&P 500 Index closed at 2,802.56 for a gain of 26.14 points or 0.94%. Shares were broadly higher in Asia on Thursday after a rally on Wall Street that took the Dow Jones industrial average to its first close above 26,000. The gold prices stayed around their highest 4-month levels, although a stronger dollar in the day made the precious metal more expensive for other currency holders.

Markets Dubai's Emirates announces agreement for 36 Airbus A380s
Author: 0 Dubai's Emirates announces agreement for 36 Airbus A380s

Airbus had initially expected to seal a deal with Emirates at the Dubai Air Show past year but the airline instead made a surprise announcement, awarding a $15.1 billion United States dollars contract to Boeing for 40 787-10 Dreamliners. Emirates operates a fleet of 269 wide-bodied aircraft and flies to 157 destinations. Airbus said the deal would allow it to continue producing the A380 for at least another decade.

Markets Uber will institute mandatory six-hour breaks for United Kingdom drivers
Author: 0 Uber will institute mandatory six-hour breaks for United Kingdom drivers

Andrew Byrne, Uber's head of policy, said: "We are not aware of any other private hire operator in the United Kingdom that has introduced such a limit". "We received evidence of Uber drivers being logged into the Uber app for more than 60 hours per week so we welcome the introduction of limits to driver hours".

Markets Goldman Sachs Exec's Ex-Aide Accused Of $1.2M Wine Theft
Author: 0 Goldman Sachs Exec's Ex-Aide Accused Of $1.2M Wine Theft

Nicholas De-Meyer, who worked for Solomon from 2008 to 2016, stole hundreds of bottles of wine from his boss' East Hampton wine cellar starting in about 2014, according to the indictment unsealed Wednesday. Mr. De-Meyer stole them and, using an alias of Mark Miller, sold them to a wine dealer from North Carolina who would pick them up at the apartment, according to the indictment.

Author: 0 Trading Center: Watching Key Levels For Shell Midstream Partners LP (SHLX)

The stock of Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P. (NYSE:MMP) earned "Buy" rating by Ladenburg Thalmann on Monday, December 19. (NASDAQ:AKAM) earned "Hold" rating by Robert W. Is Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P. (NYSE:MMP) Cheap From Peers? It has underperformed by 13.15% the S&P500. Since August 9, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 1 insider sale for $15,927 activity.

Markets Record sales at Primark in the week before Christmas
Author: 0 Record sales at Primark in the week before Christmas

AB Foods said group revenue for the 16 weeks to January 6 rose 4 percent at constant currency rates and by 3 percent at actual rates. Ingredients sales also rose 4%, with AB Agriculture 13% up on a year ago. The group opened five new stores during the period in the United Kingdom and in Europe, increasing its retail selling space by 300,000 square feet (sq ft).

Markets Ann Curry 'Not Surprised' by Lauer Misconduct Allegations at 'Today'
Author: 0 Ann Curry 'Not Surprised' by Lauer Misconduct Allegations at 'Today'

I think it's time. She said the decision to have two female anchors at the helm of the "Today" show with Hoda Kotb's promotion has been overdue because women "overwhelmingly" make up the audience on morning television shows. "And it's not just, obviously, about where I used to work". I'd like to know what you feel about that. The real question, according to Curry, is "what are we going to do with all of this anger?" NBC was widely criticized in the wake of that move, especially ...

Markets Falling US crude stocks, threats to Nigerian fuel infrastructure push oil up
Author: 0 Falling US crude stocks, threats to Nigerian fuel infrastructure push oil up

According recent report, Brent crude futures were at 69.35 dollars at 0124 GMT, up 20 cents or 0.3 per cent from their last close. Ruecker's concerns dovetail with those of Citigroup Inc ., Societe Generale , and JMorgan Chase & Co., all of whom have been reported as predicting that OPEC might ditch its cutbacks instead of maintaining them to the end of 2018 and ramping production back up in order to discourage rival supply.

Markets Bay Street May Take Rate Hike In Stride
Author: 0 Bay Street May Take Rate Hike In Stride

The bank now expects Canada's economy to expand by 2.2 per cent this year and 1.6 per cent in 2019. Growth is expected to remain above potential through the first quarter of 2018 and then slow to a rate close to potential for the rest of the projection horizon.

Markets Extreme weather seen as top 2018 global risk: WEF
Author: 0 Extreme weather seen as top 2018 global risk: WEF

These accounted for two thirds of all malicious emails and included the WannaCry virus that hit the NHS and infected 300,000 computers across 150 countries. For example, while many businesses were able to open immediately after the hurricanes and wildfires a year ago, their customers often were displaced, which led to a loss of business income that was not covered by traditional business interruption insurance because there was no damage to the policyholders' properties, he said.

Markets Bay Area police unlikely to help ICE on immigration sweeps
Author: 0 Bay Area police unlikely to help ICE on immigration sweeps

Berkeley Law Human Rights Center researcher Khaled Alrabe said in an email that the raids are more about politics than national security, crime or immigration policy. The Oakland City Council on Tuesday voted to formally end all law enforcement cooperation with federal immigration officials. Democratic Sens. Dianne Feinstein and Kamala Harris sent a letter Wednesday to U.S.

Markets Citigroup Downgrades Juno Therapeutics (JUNO) to Neutral
Author: 0 Citigroup Downgrades Juno Therapeutics (JUNO) to Neutral

It has underperformed by 56.55% the S&P500. When the session continued, the stock hit a new high of $48.99 and recorded a low of $44.13. Among 18 analysts covering Juno Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ: JUNO ), 10 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 7 Hold.

Markets Goldman Sachs Q4 Adj. Profit, Revenues Beat View
Author: 0 Goldman Sachs Q4 Adj. Profit, Revenues Beat View

Investors may also view volume levels when the stock price is nearing significant support or resistance levels, in order to confirm a breakout in either direction. Over the last ninety days, insiders have sold 130,226 shares of company stock valued at $31,247,168. There was a warning flashing from the shadows of JP Morgan´s quarterly report.

Markets RSI signifies; Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK) stock down Action may be Ahead
Author: 0 RSI signifies; Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK) stock down Action may be Ahead

As exposed in the SEC report filed on January 17, 2018, Vernon acquired 1 shares based on an average market stock price per share of $32.5. Vanguard Group Inc owns $11.35 billion in Merck & Co., Inc., which represents roughly 7.09% of the company's market cap and approximately 9.76% of the institutional ownership.

Markets China's resident income rises 7.3 pct in 2017
Author: 0 China's resident income rises 7.3 pct in 2017

That topped analysts' forecast for 6.7 percent growth in the quarter from the same period a year ago, according to a poll of economists by Reuters. The expected moderation, still within Beijing's comfort zone given its annual growth target of around 6.5 percent, comes on the back of a cooling property sector, pollution curbs that have hit factory activity and a rise in corporate funding costs.

Author: 0 Federal Realty Investment Trust (NYSE:FRT) Stock Price Up as Sentiment Increases

It closed at $4.19 lastly. It has outperformed by 38.65% the S&P500. Weaver C Barksdale & Associates Inc increased its stake in Digital Rlty Tr Inc ( DLR ) by 248.34% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. 95 funds opened positions while 241 raised stakes. Teacher Retirement Sys Of Texas holds 0.09% in Diamondback Energy, Inc. Grand Jean Capital Incorporated holds 16,101 shares or 5.54% of its portfolio.