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Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC) EPS Estimated At $1.04

Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: MPC ) has risen 46.20% since January 27, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 7.20% the S&P500. The analysts offering 12 month price targets for Marathon Petroleum Corporation have a median target of ...

European Central Bank holds rates amid growth

Later on Thursday, financial markets will hang on European Central Bank president Mario Draghi's every word, putting pressure on him to play down talk of reducing stimulus. Regarding its quantitative easing program , the central bank reiterated ...

US Slaps 'America First' Duties On Foreign Solar Goods, Washers

China's Ministry of Commerce Tuesday expressed strong dissatisfaction with a USA decision to impose steep tariffs on imported solar products and washing machines, calling the move an "abuse" of trade remedies. GTM Research estimates that a 30% tarif...

IQOS Cigarette Alternative Fares Poorly Before FDA Panel

The advisory committee's recommendations will go to the FDA, which is not required to follow them. "It's a process", said Bonnie Herzog, a tobacco analyst at Wells Fargo. Some panellists were concerned that not all the harmful or potentially harmfu...

George Soros: Google and Facebook 'Deliberately Engineer Addiction'

Soros' comments join a growing number of leading figures critical of large tech companies at this years Davos . Trump is due to address delegates Friday. This may have far-reaching political consequences. As a strong supporter of liberalism, globali...

Dow, S&P 500, Nasdaq surge to records on strong earnings

Solid gains in technology and health care stocks are sending major US indexes higher in early trading on Wall Street. Fourth-quarter gross domestic product increased at a 2.6 percent annual rate, the Commerce Department reported. fell 0.8 per cent to...

Cent a Bitcoin millionaire

The singer made a Bitcoin account to garner the money and he received Bitcoin worth $400,000 that year. The online currency looks as though it's made NY rapper 50 Cent a few million pounds richer! 50 Cent had previously filed for bankrup...

Las Vegas airport passenger tally sets new annual record

It marked the seventh consecutive year the airport posted a year-over-year increase. In all, 12 flights were added and the airport's first trans-Atlantic route - Paris - was announced. - Frontier Airlines launched service to four cities including t...

At least three people killed in U.S. drone attack on northwest Pakistan

Pakistani officials say a suspected US drone attack on a house near the Afghan border has killed two militants from the extremist Haqqani network . " Such unilateral actions, as that of today, are detrimental to the spirit of cooperation between t...

Petitions related to Justice Loya's death transferred to SC

It is essential to have an impartial and independent judiciary for the survival of a liberal democracy, Justice Jasti Chelameswar said. In this context, an open letter was written to the CJI by four retired judges, Justices P B Sawant, K Chandru,...

Bank of Japan Firm on "No Change"

The yen slipped on Tuesday after comments from the Bank of Japan chief quelled speculation the central bank would follow other central banks in scaling back monetary stimulus, while the dollar recovered losses after the USA government's shutdown ende...

Stripe to End Bitcoin Support in April

Even as companies gravitate toward cryptocurrency, one of the earliest bitcoin supporters has elected to sever ties with the digital currency . "Transaction confirmation times have risen substantially; this, in turn, has led to an increase i...

Johnson & Johnson Takes on $14 Billion Tax Charge With Q4 Earnings

It has underperformed by 5.42% the S&P500. ATR value of the company was 1.60 and Relative Strength Index (RSI) was 76.75. Worldwide Consumer sales were up 2.2% to $13.6 billion for the full year 2017, as Worldwide Pharmaceutical sales jumped 8.3%...

NTSB 'gathering information' on Tesla crash in Southern California

A man who was found passed out behind the wheel of his Tesla on the Bay Bridge in San Francisco on Friday was arrested on suspicion of drunken driving, officials said . The unidentified motorist claims that the auto was functioning on autopilot ...

Richemont offers €2.8 b for YNAP

Since 2015, Richemont has owned 48.9% of YNAP, but held only 25% of shares with voting rights, leaving the Italian e-commerce giant's management in control. Whilst Richemont has always been an early investor in the Net-a-Porter business with a mi...

Woman Dies After Falling From Her Balcony on a Carnival Cruise Ship

Maureen La Bryer told Miami Herald that her daughter sent a text message shortly after the incident, indicating that there was "blood everywhere". Carnival Cruise Line spokesman Vance Gulliken said that the 44-year-old woman fell from the Carniv...

Mobile Leads US Market in LTE Availability, Speed in Q4

OpenSignal compiled this report using almost 6 billion data points from 237,213 users between October 1st and December 31st of 2017. Each year OpenSignal issues a report that looks at all the mobile carriers in the USA and compares the speed and p...

US Oil Production to Hit New Record in 2018

Even at these forward levels, the price is above the cost of production for a lot of shale producers. WTI also marked a 10-day drop earlier in the day of $62.84 a barrel and recorded its 3-year intraday high of $64.89 on Tuesday. As you remember, bac...

Chelsea close to sealing double signing from Roma

The Blues have reportedly reached an agreement with AS Roma over Edin Dzeko services. The player has already agreed to move the South West London and is only waiting for Roma to allow him to fly to London to join the Blues. There's still noth...

Montana is the first state to enact its own net neutrality rules

Montana's Democratic Gov. Steve Bullock on Monday signed an executive order requiring all internet service providers with state contracts to commit to net neutrality, or the principle that all traffic on the internet should be treated equally.

Juno Therapeutics (JUNO) Rating Reiterated by Raymond James Financial

Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in JUNO . When we see the company's Volatility, it now has a monthly volatility of 4.89% and weekly volatility of 6.20%. "Ultimately, through all t...

Celgene's (CELG) "Hold" Rating Reiterated at Piper Jaffray Companies

It has outperformed by 195.58% the S&P500. 12Th Street Asset Management Company Llc decreased its stake in Fedex Corp (FDX) by 2.45% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Cantor Fitzgerald downgraded the stock to "Neutral" rati...

Hernandez proves his worth to Hammers in draw with Bournemouth

Now the negotiations have hit new stumbling blocks, with West Ham owners feeling very reluctant to invest €1,5 million on a loan for a player that seems very reluctant to joining them and which they therefore wont want to redeem either. "I think Harr...

Carillion collapse could lead to thousands of job losses in UK

The spokesman said that Aramark would immediately take over the services that Carillion could no longer provide and that there would be no interruption in services. Its failure means the government will have to provide funding to maintain the public ...

Feds Intend To Re-Try Senator Bob Menendez

In a report broken by Politico , federal prosecutors announced that they will retry U.S. Senator Robert Menendez , after a deadlocked jury in November resulted in a mistrial. The first trial already had damaged his standing in his home state. ...

'Serial stowaway' arrested again after flying to London, police say

January 14 in the first block of West Checkpoint 7a at O'Hare passing through security without a boarding pass or passport, according to Chicago Police . She attempted to board a plane at Chicago's Midway Field without a ticket, prosecutors said. ...

Amazon increases its monthly Prime membership rate to $12.99

Amazon doesn't disclose how many Prime members it has, but it has had success with the program because Prime members tend to buy more things on the site, more often, because shipping is quick and low-cost. In 2016, though, the monthly option was adde...

USA stocks go higher: Dow closes above 26000 for first time

Equities closed lower on Tuesday after a sharp reversal from record levels. "This might just be a little bit of a pullback, especially after yesterday's significant gain, until we get further into the earnings season", said Lindsey Bell, investment...

Joshua Wong receives second jail time period over 2014 protests

Raphael Wong Ho-ming, vice-chairman of the League of Social Democrats (left) and Joshua Wong , Demosisto party secretary general speak outside the High Court in Hong Kong on January 17, 2018. "The only appropriate punishment for Mr Wong is immedi...

Amazon rules out Portland for second headquarters

The e-commerce retailer said its second corporate headquarters would create 50,000 jobs with an average salary of $100,000, and develop 8 million square feet of office space and invest $5 billion over 15-17 years. The University of Miami, along with ...

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Donald Trump signs law that loosens bank restraints enacted after Great Recession

The Republican-led legislation, pushed by Wall Street banks as well as regional banks and smaller institutions, garnered 33 votes from House Democrats. The bill makes a fivefold in...

Union charges that Elon Musk violated labor law with tweet

In addition, Musk blamed the media for "being under constant pressure to get max clicks & earn advertising dollars or get fired". "For some reason, this is the best I've felt in ...

Gas prices are up 31% from last Memorial Day. Here’s why

It is the flawless time for tips to take the sting out of gas prices, says Robert Sinclair of AAA. "Driving around looking for cheap gas is not a way to save money", Sinclair said...

Tesla settles class action suit over Autopilot claims for $5M

The driver of the vehicle, Heather Lommatzsch, 29, told police she thought the vehicle's automatic emergency braking system would detect traffic and stop before the auto hit anoth...

Fiat Chrysler recalls 5.3M vehicles over cruise control problem

But it had one report of a driver of a 2017 Dodge Journey being unable to turn cruise control off. The Italian-American vehicle maker said no injuries or crashes were related ...

S. Korea says Moon met N. Korea’s Kim in DMZ

North Korea is not known for its facility with flattery, but Kim's statement appears to have worked in restoring momentum towards a summit meeting. But others said Trump's wil...

Local veteran's group, community respond to National Football League anthem policy

All those who don't wish to stand will stay inside locker rooms until the anthem is complete. There's Kaepernick, Eric something or other, I think a guy on the Chiefs, maybe some E...

SamMobile’s policies have been updated for GDPR EU compliance

Requests for personal information a company holds on you must be responded to within one month, with some allowances for extensions. A group that campaigns for data protection ri...

Oil Slips, Govt's Hope For Market Correction Rises

New Delhi, May 24 Crude oil drifted lower by 0.31 per cent to Rs 4,898 per barrel in futures trade today in tandem with a weak trend overseas as speculators trimmed positions. To...

NTSB: Uber’s sensors worked; its software utterly failed in fatal crash

The report confirmed some of the details that had previously been reported about the crash, some of which show Herzberg was taking big risks. No such action was taken, however, as...

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Morgan Freeman has been accused of sexual harassment by multiple women

Morgan Freeman has been accused of sexual harassment by multiple women

Another woman, who worked on the crew of 2012s Now You See Me , told CNN that 80-year-old Freeman not only harassed her, but a number of other women on set. Screen Actors Guil...

Trump posthumously pardons Jack Johnson, boxing's first black heavyweight champion

Trump posthumously pardons Jack Johnson, boxing's first black heavyweight champion

Clinton pardoned Lt. Henry Ossian Flipper , the first black West Point graduate who years later was convicted of conduct unbecoming an officer. Not to be confused with the Col...

Trump administration weighs slapping tariffs on auto imports

Trump administration weighs slapping tariffs on auto imports

The White House says Trump has asked Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross to consider whether imports of cars and trucks and automotive parts threaten US national security. The ...

Manchester attack: Choirs lead mass sing-along

Manchester attack: Choirs lead mass sing-along

Speaking outside the cathedral, the 41-year-old from Bolton said he understood why some family members of the victims found it too hard to be back in Manchester. The prime minister...

Nigel Farage to Zuckerberg: Brexit, Trump wouldn't have happened without Facebook

Nigel Farage to Zuckerberg: Brexit, Trump wouldn't have happened without Facebook

But his testimony did not please all MEPs at the meeting, some of whom felt he had dodged their questions. Damian Collins MP, chair of the British Parliamentary DCMS committee wh...

Iran calls Pompeo's remarks 'absurd, interventionist'

Iran calls Pompeo's remarks 'absurd, interventionist'

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo . Germany's government will help German firms with business in Iran where it can, but cannot entirely shield them from the US decision to quit the...

Gov. Abbott replaces shotgun raffle prize with $250

Gov. Abbott replaces shotgun raffle prize with $250

Pagourtzis remains in custody after he was charged with capital murder. A student says her friend was killed in the shooting at Santa Fe High School as he attempted to barricade ...

Arsenal set to appoint Unai Emery as Arsene Wenger's successor

Arsenal set to appoint Unai Emery as Arsene Wenger's successor

It comes with Arsene Wenger leaving the club after nearly 22 seasons in charge. The 46-year-old Spaniard led the French Ligue 1 side to a domestic treble this season - but did...

Trump Seeks Public's Trust on China Talks, Tells Blatant Lie

Trump Seeks Public's Trust on China Talks, Tells Blatant Lie

The trade war between China and the United States is being put on hold. The consensuses reached during economic and trade consultations between China and the United States meet...