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Markets Trump to direct Lighthizer to assess Chinese intellectual property practices
Author: 0 Trump to direct Lighthizer to assess Chinese intellectual property practices

Trump has said he would be more amenable to going easy on Beijing if it were more aggressive in reining in North Korea. Officials at the White House and the US Trade Representative's Office were not immediately available for comment. Trump planned to launch the trade investigation more than a week ago, but he delayed the move in favor of securing China's support for expanded United Nations sanctions against North Korea, the senior administration official said.

Markets Benchmark sues former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick
Author: 0 Benchmark sues former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick

Benchmark's suit comes on the heels of another lawsuit from Waymo, Google's self-driving vehicle unit, which had also sued Uber . The gist: "completely without merit and riddled with lies and false allegations", the former CEO's spokesperson says.

Markets Shares hit by US-North Korea tensions
Author: 0 Shares hit by US-North Korea tensions

A day earlier, the Standard & Poor's 500 index posted its biggest single-day drop in almost three months following Trump's warning to unleash " fire and fury " if Pyongyang continued its nuclear weapons expansion. In Australia mining stocks also benefitted from the strength of gold . The Korean won fell against the USA dollar. Gold, another classic safe haven asset, was trading at around $1,292 per ounce, up more than two percent this week and near a nine-week high.

Markets Tesla's $1.8B Bond Sale…Wait, I Though It Was $1.5B?
Author: 0 Tesla's $1.8B Bond Sale…Wait, I Though It Was $1.5B?

Tesla has revealed little about the Model Y . The company says it will arrive in 2019 or 2020, although the date is apparently not firm. Despite TSLA stock advancing more than 50% since the start of this year, Tesla the company has attracted a veritable flood of negativity - no thanks to Elon Musk .

Markets Wenger rules Alexis Sanchez out of Arsenal clash with Leicester City
Author: 0 Wenger rules Alexis Sanchez out of Arsenal clash with Leicester City

The 28-year-old will miss Friday night's Premier League opener against Leicester and next weekend's match at Stoke with an abdominal injury. Alexis Sanchez' future is still in doubt as Arsenal are in a diffcult situation. This new "injury" has seen him watch Arsenal's opener from the stands and he is also forecast to miss Arsenal's next game at Stoke, which is also very odd as we have previously seen Sanchez take to the field when practically wearing crutches as he hates missing any chance ...

Markets Shares slip, yen and gold gain as Korea tensions escalate
Author: 0 Shares slip, yen and gold gain as Korea tensions escalate

Pacific territory. Market analysts expect that the pullback in stocks due to the increasingly aggressive tone in exchanges between Washington and Pyongyang will continue, although investors hope that the selling will not escalate to a correction - a decline of 10 percent or more.

Markets Federer punches ticket to Montreal semis
Author: 0 Federer punches ticket to Montreal semis

Nowhere was Federer's wayward performance better illustrated than in the seventh game, when he squandered three break points at 0-40 to allow Ferrer to take a 5-2 lead. However, there was no such reprieve the next time the 12th seed served, with Federer pouncing on his second break-point opening as his opponent fired a forehand wide.

Markets Louis 'Rally Cat' missing after appearance at Cardinals game
Author: 0 Louis 'Rally Cat' missing after appearance at Cardinals game

The saga of the St. Louis Cardinals "rally cat" - or "rally kitten", if you prefer - appears to have taken a happy turn on Friday after the team announced the missing kitten had been located . We understand from media accounts that the woman meant to take it home and care for it, but lost track of it in City Garden. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that Korie Harris is the woman who lost track of the cat in City Garden.

Markets Man Utd boss Mourinho: We must improve our goalscoring
Author: 0 Man Utd boss Mourinho: We must improve our goalscoring

I think it will be a draw. 'When I got a call that Matic wants to play for me, I thought he was the flawless player for me. "Honestly, I just smiled", he said of the hostile reception he received when preparing to come on as a substitute against Tottenham last December.

Author: 0 Universal Health Realty Income Trust (UHT) Stock Rating Lowered by BidaskClub

Several other equities analysts have also recently weighed in on the stock. If you are viewing this story on another website, it was illegally copied and republished in violation of United States & worldwide trademark & copyright law. Next quarter's EPS is forecasted to be $0.07 with next year's EPS anticipated to be $0.29. The company's quarterly revenue was up 7.3% compared to the same quarter previous year.

Author: 0 Mraz Amerine & Associates Inc. Sells 164 Shares of Liberty Global PLC (LBTYK)

On August 7 Morgan Stanley left the company rating at "Equal-Weight" and lowered the price target to $38.00 from $43.00. As of quarter end Profund Advisors LLC had acquired a total of 432 shares growing its stake by 2.5%. The stock increased 1.30% or $0.44 during the last trading session, reaching $34.26. The total value of its holdings decreased 21.0%. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through the SEC website .

Markets Amit Shah invites Nitish Kumar to join NDA; Bihar politics heats up
Author: 0 Amit Shah invites Nitish Kumar to join NDA; Bihar politics heats up

The party is also contemplating "precipitous steps" to suspend leaders or workers who have been attending Yadav's rallies in Bihar, sources said. Raising a banner of revolt against Nitish's decision to partner with the BJP once again, Yadav announced a three-day yatra in Bihar beginning from Thursday to assess mood of the people in the state.

Author: 0 North Korea talk drags stocks lower; gold, yen rise

Commenting on the situation in markets, David Madden, senior market analyst at CMC Markets UK said: "The tension between the USA and North Korea is still dominating the news and it is looming over the financial markets". The Dow Jones industrial average fell 36 points, or 0.2 percent, to 22,048. Regions Financial shed 23 cents, or 1.6 percent, to $14.07. Hong Kong's Hang Seng added 0.6 percent.

Markets Discovery Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:DISCB) Closed Well Below Its 50 Day Average
Author: 0 Discovery Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:DISCB) Closed Well Below Its 50 Day Average

Other large investors have also modified their holdings of the company. The value of the position overall is down by 0.0%. Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC controls 5,878,321 shares valued at $148,192,000. Cowen and Company reaffirmed a "hold" rating and issued a $25.00 target price on shares of Discovery Communications in a research report on Thursday, August 3rd.

Author: 0 Putting the Technicals Into Perspective For Nuveen Pennsylvania Municipal Value Fund (NPN)

A CCI reading above +100 would imply that the stock is overbought and possibly ready for a correction. A reading from -80 to -100 would signal an oversold situation. A value of 50-75 would identify a very strong trend, and a value of 75-100 would lead to an extremely strong trend. Balaji Telefilms Limited (BALAJITELE.NS)'s 14-day RSI is presently resting at 39.51.

Markets Applebee's Closing More Than 100 Locations, IHOP To Shutter 25 Restaurants
Author: 0 Applebee's Closing More Than 100 Locations, IHOP To Shutter 25 Restaurants

Teachers Advisors, LLC added to its ownership by buying 1,597 shares an increase of 5.4%. About 182,600 shares traded. The firm owned 30,058 shares of the restaurant operator's stock after selling 392 shares during the period. The stock presently has an average rating of "Buy" and a consensus price target of $61.97. Five research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, five have assigned a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company.

Markets UP: 30 children died in hospital at CM Yogi home town
Author: 0 UP: 30 children died in hospital at CM Yogi home town

But despite his visit, no adequate majors were taken to ensure the safety of children. "A probe has been ordered into the incident and a final picture will be clear after it comes out", he said. Seven deaths were reported Friday evening. "We had requested the suppliers not to disrupt supply", District Magistrate Rajeev Rautela had said. Other officials at the hospital were not immediately reachable.

Markets North Korea nerves push stocks to worst week since November
Author: 0 North Korea nerves push stocks to worst week since November

Australian shares were down 1.3 percent, set for a weekly loss of 0.6 percent and Chinese and Hong Kong bluechips lost 1.6 percent and 1.9 percent respectively. President Donald Trump stepped up his rhetoric against North Korea. Subdued U.S. inflation has stirred doubts about the chances of another Fed interest rate hike this year, which have weighed on the dollar.

Markets Garde Capital Inc. Continues to Hold Stake in Nordstrom, Inc. (JWN)
Author: 0 Garde Capital Inc. Continues to Hold Stake in Nordstrom, Inc. (JWN)

Finally, American Century Companies Inc. bought a new position in Nordstrom during the first quarter worth approximately $25,172,000. It dived, as 68 investors sold JWN shares while 187 reduced holdings. Analysts forecast that Nordstrom , Inc. will post $2.96 EPS for the current year. If you are viewing this news story on another website, it was illegally stolen and republished in violation of USA & worldwide copyright & trademark legislation.