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Sarah Al Suhaimi Will Become First Woman to Head Saudi Bourse

Sarah Al Suhaimi Will Become First Woman to Head Saudi Bourse

NCB Capital Co. Chief Executive Officer Sarah Al Suhaimi will become the first woman to chair Saudi Arabia’s stock exchange, the largest bourse in the Middle East. Al Suhaimi was appointed chairwoman of the Tadawul, replacing Khalid Al Rabiah, the …

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Vermont Newspaper That Sought New Owner Through Essay Contest Has Been Sold

Vermont Newspaper That Sought New Owner Through Essay Contest Has Been Sold

The Hardwick Gazette, the rural Vermont weekly that unsuccessfully sought a new owner through an essay contest last summer, has been sold. The buyer is one of the people who tried to win the contest. Publisher and owner Ross Connelly announced an essay …

America's affordable housing crisis has reached a new milestone

America’s affordable housing crisis has reached a new milestone

The affordable-housing crunch worsened last year. In the final quarter of last year, Americans spent the highest share of their incomes on mortgage payments since 2010, according to real estate company Zillow. The economy’s improvement after the …

For The First Time In The Tim Cook Era Apple Is Finally Firing On All Cylinders

For The First Time In The Tim Cook Era Apple Is Finally Firing On All Cylinders

To say that Apple shares have been a stellar performer in 2017 is an understatement. Shares of the most valuable company in the world are up 17.2% (closed at $135.72 on Friday) thus far in 2017 , versus the Nasdaq which is up 8.5% and compared to the S&P …

When life gives you a lemon car, do this

When life gives you a lemon car, do this

I have a 2015 Dodge Challenger. It started having problems about six months after I got it, even though it was new. I have taken it in seven times for repairs. It costs me time and gas money to go drop off the car each time. Still, the problem has persisted.

Earnings, earnings and more earnings; Can the Trump rally continue?

Earnings, earnings and more earnings; Can the Trump rally continue?

1. Walmart earnings: On Tuesday, Walmart (WMT) will release its fourth quarter earnings report. Walmart is on a tear lately, exceeding analysts’ profit expectations over the past four consecutive quarters, But Walmart is facing fierce competition from e …

Solar Farm Developer Offers 3.9GW's of Projects for Sale

Solar Farm Developer Offers 3.9GW’s of Projects for Sale

ASHEVILLE, N.C., Feb. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ – Anyone in the Solar Industry quickly recognizes Innovative Solar Systems, based in Asheville, NC as the #1 and single largest developer of Utility Scale Solar Farms in the U.S. ISS has a 2017/2018 pipeline of …

Trump bump slows as Wall Street awaits details

Trump bump slows as Wall Street awaits details

There’s a lot of controversies surrounding statements made by President Trump, but when it comes to the stock market, one fact is indisputable: Stocks have been rising since his election. “The stock market has hit record numbers, as you know,” Trump said …

Wild Republic Has Hugs for Everyone

Wild Republic Has Hugs for Everyone

NEW YORK, Feb. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ – International toy company, Wild Republic, today announced that it has hugs for everyone this year. The world will be embraced by Wild Republic’s new Huggers with the introduction of the new plush line at the …

Where Do Global Equities Come From?

Where Do Global Equities Come From?

Nanette highlights the equity revenue sources for four key regions—the US, Europe, Japan, and emerging markets—and how this exposure could lead to hidden risk in client portfolios. Many investors are unaware of the extent to which political or economic …

McCain says suppressing free press is 'how dictators get started'

McCain says suppressing free press is ‘how dictators get started’

MUNICH, Feb 19 (Reuters) - U.S. Senator John McCain, defending the media against the latest attack by President Donald Trump, warned suppressing the free press was “how dictators get started.” The Arizona Republican, a frequent critic of Trump, was …

Alan Greenspan just explained how 'productivity' caused Brexit and Trump, in 10 elegant sentences

Alan Greenspan just explained how ‘productivity’ caused Brexit and Trump, in 10 elegant sentences

Alan Greenspan, the former chairman of the US Federal Reserve whose low-interest policies (some say) helped inflate the dot-com and mortgage bubbles of 2000 and 2008, did a fascinating interview with Gold Investor recently. In it, Greenspan produced an …

IMF Grants Mongolia $440 Million Loan as Part of $5.5b Bailout

IMF Grants Mongolia $440 Million Loan as Part of $5.5b Bailout

“The Asian Development Bank, the World Bank and bilateral partners including Japan and Korea are expected to provide up to another $3 billion in budget and project support, while the People’s Bank of China is expected to extend its 15 yuan billion ($2 …

Malaysia searches for 4 N. Korean suspects who left country

Malaysia searches for 4 N. Korean suspects who left country

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) – Investigators are looking for four North Korean men who flew out of Malaysia the same day Kim Jong Nam, the North Korean ruler’s outcast half brother, apparently was poisoned at an airport in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysian police …

Iran's Zarif says use of chemical weapons in Syria cannot be condoned

Iran’s Zarif says use of chemical weapons in Syria cannot be condoned

MUNICH (Reuters) - Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammed Javad Zarif, pointing to Sunni Islamist militants in Syria fighting against its allies in Damascus, told the Munich Security Conference that the use of chemical weapons can never be condoned. Damascus, an …

Tracking Jeffrey Ubben's ValueAct Portfolio - Q4 2016 Update

Tracking Jeffrey Ubben’s ValueAct Portfolio - Q4 2016 Update

Jeffrey Ubben’s 13F portfolio increased from $11.49B to $12.18B this quarter. ValueAct increased CBRE Group while reducing Morgan Stanley and Allison Transmission Holding. The top three positions are Microsoft Corporation, Baker Hughes, and Twenty First …

The London location where house prices are rocketing isn't Chelsea — it is Tower Hamlets

The London location where house prices are rocketing isn’t Chelsea — it is Tower Hamlets

31 Westferry Circus and 46 Westferry Circus in London’s Tower Hamlets Wikimedia Commons / CC 3.0 LONDON — House prices in prime central London areas may be the highest in the UK, but it’s outer areas of the capital like Tower Hamlets where prices are …

China's Property Investment to Grow Less Rapidly This Year: Report

China’s Property Investment to Grow Less Rapidly This Year: Report

BEIJING (Reuters) - China’s investment in the property sector will likely expand at a slower pace in 2017 as Beijing looks to curb speculation, while infrastructure spending is expected to maintain a double-digit growth, state media cited a government …

Financial Crisis Likely Under Trump, says RBI Governor, Urjit Patel in the first ever interview

Financial Crisis Likely Under Trump, says RBI Governor, Urjit Patel in the first ever interview

Urjit Patel, the RBI Governor in a first ever elaborate interview to CNN, TV 18 spoke about demonetisation, growth, rates and rupee. He said financial crisis was likely under the new US President, Donald Trump. And that nobody would be spared of financial …

Mike Huckabee receives Friend of Zion Award for his support for Israel

Mike Huckabee receives Friend of Zion Award for his support for Israel

JERUSALEM, Feb. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ – Governor Mike Huckabee Presidential Candidate in 2016 received the Friend of Zion award at gala event in Jerusalem. Dr. Mike D. Evans, founder of the Friends of Zion Museum in Jerusalem presented him with the award …

Australian Former Judges, MPs, Clergy Oppose Netanyahu Visit

Australian Former Judges, MPs, Clergy Oppose Netanyahu Visit

A group of more than 60 prominent Australians signed a statement denouncing Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s visit to the country this week, saying that his policies are inconsistent with the nation’s values and beliefs. Netanyahu’s …

Demonetisation 100 days: PM Modi’s note ban an economic disaster or a political masterstroke?

Demonetisation 100 days: PM Modi’s note ban an economic disaster or a political masterstroke?

Speaking at a public rally in Goa, a few days after announcing demonetisation , PM Narendra Modi had asked for 50 days from the people for note-ban related hardships to end. It has been 100 days since Modi announced the scrapping of 86% of India’s …

Tracking Robert Karr's Joho Capital Portfolio - Q4 2016 Update

Tracking Robert Karr’s Joho Capital Portfolio - Q4 2016 Update

Robert Karr’s 13F portfolio value decreased from $508M to $498M. GrubHub & Caesarstone Sdot-Yam were increased while reducing Etsy and dropping Multi-Color. The top three positions are GrubHub Inc., Alibaba Group Holding, and Cognex Corporation. They add …

How Fast Can a Big Bank Grow Its Deposits?

How Fast Can a Big Bank Grow Its Deposits?

Someone emailed me this question: “I own Bank of America (BAC), Citigroup (C) and Wells Fargo (WFC). Each of them is growing deposits at different rates (off the top of my head, around 5%, 1% and 6% per annum). U.S. deposits have been very consistent at 6% …

Sarah Al Suhaimi Will Become First Woman to Head Saudi Bourse

Sarah Al Suhaimi Will Become First Woman to Head Saudi Bourse

NCB Capital Co. Chief Executive Officer Sarah Al Suhaimi will become the first woman to chair Saudi Arabia’s stock exchange, the largest bourse in the Middle East. Al Suhaimi was appointed chairwoman of the Tadawul, replacing Khalid Al Rabiah, the …

Trump 'looking seriously at a big order' of Boeing F-18s

Trump ‘looking seriously at a big order’ of Boeing F-18s

President Donald Trump just turned up the heat on Lockheed Martin Corp. (NYSE: LMT), telling an audience of about 5,000 workers at The Boeing Co. facilities in Charleston, South Carolina, Friday that he was considering a “big order” of the company’s F-18 …

IMF to Loan Mongolia $440 Million as Part of $5.5b Bailout

IMF to Loan Mongolia $440 Million as Part of $5.5b Bailout

Mongolia reached an initial agreement with the International Monetary Fund for a three-year program that includes a $440 million loan package as part of a $5.5 billion bailout to help the north Asian country with looming debt repayments. “The Asian …

Trump rallies supporters by renewing old promises, insults

Trump rallies supporters by renewing old promises, insults

MELBOURNE, Fla. (AP) – Just four weeks into his administration, President Donald Trump appeared at a campaign rally that mirrored the months leading up to Election Day, complete with promises to repeal the health care law, insults for the news media and a …

Lana Del Rey New Single

Lana Del Rey New Single “LOVE”

Global superstar singer songwriter Lana Del Rey is set to release her new single ‘LOVE’ today. ‘LOVE’ is the first track to be taken from her forthcoming album, which is due out later this year. The album is a body of work created by Lana and her longtime …

These N.Y.C. companies are trading at all-time highs as stocks surge in 'Trump rally'

These N.Y.C. companies are trading at all-time highs as stocks surge in ‘Trump rally’

More than 300 U.S. companies hit new trading highs this week as the country’s major stock indices continued what’s being called the “Trump rally” by reeling off five consecutive days of record highs. The market’s high fliers spanned a broad cross section …

These Illinois companies are trading at all-time highs as stocks surge in 'Trump rally'

These Illinois companies are trading at all-time highs as stocks surge in ‘Trump rally’

More than 300 U.S. companies hit new trading highs this week as the country’s major stock indices continued what’s being called the “Trump rally” by reeling off five consecutive days of record highs. The market’s high fliers spanned a broad cross section …

The Murky Future of Nuclear Power in the United States

The Murky Future of Nuclear Power in the United States

This was supposed to be America’s nuclear century. The Three Mile Island meltdown was two generations ago. Since then, engineers have developed innovative designs to avoid the kinds of failures that devastated Fukushima in Japan. The U.S. government was …

These L.A.-area companies are trading at all-time highs as stocks surge in 'Trump rally'

These L.A.-area companies are trading at all-time highs as stocks surge in ‘Trump rally’

More than 300 U.S. companies hit new trading highs this week as the country’s major stock indices continued what’s being called the “Trump rally” by reeling off five consecutive days of record highs. The market’s high fliers spanned a broad cross section …

Stuck In The $50s: Why The Oil Price Is Going Nowhere Fast

Stuck In The $50s: Why The Oil Price Is Going Nowhere Fast

This far into 2017, week after oil trading week has ended on very familiar territory with both Brent and West Texas Intermediate (WTI) – the world most watched crude benchmarks – stuck above the $50 per barrel mark. While that gives crude producers …

Bass Pro Shops' acquisition of Cabela's now looking shaky

Bass Pro Shops’ acquisition of Cabela’s now looking shaky

Things are looking shakier by the day for Bass Pro Shops’ $5.5 billion acquisition of Cabela’s. Hedge funds that bet on the probability of deal closing, known as merger-arbitrage, are trading the deal at prices that would indicate a 40 percent chance of it …

US crude settles at $53.40, up 4 cents, but posts first weekly decline in five weeks

US crude settles at $53.40, up 4 cents, but posts first weekly decline in five weeks

Oil prices were little changed on Friday, with U.S. crude posting its first weekly decline in five weeks, as pressure from a stronger dollar, rising drilling and record stockpiles in the United States offset efforts by major producers to cut enough output …

Euro Has A 'Valuation Problem', Merkel Says

Euro Has A ‘Valuation Problem’, Merkel Says

(RTTNews.com) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Saturday that there was a “valuation problem” with the euro and it was beyond the influence of her government as monetary policy is set for the entire euro area that has 19 member states. Responding …

Markets To Watch This Week

Markets To Watch This Week

The yield on the 10 Year T-Note was a bit higher last week but closed well below the week’s high at 2.524%. The 10-week trading range is still intact as a weekly close above 2.555% is needed to signal an upside breakout while there is key support in the …

Black History Month: Remembering Gwen Ifill

Black History Month: Remembering Gwen Ifill

Fame never changed Gwen Ifill. “She was ‘regular’ in the best sense of the word,” recalls Kevin Merida, who met Ifill in the late 1970s when she was featured in a campus newspaper called Black Folk that he co-founded with other students at Boston …

First Sons Donald Jr, Eric Anoint Plush Trump Dubai Golf Resort

First Sons Donald Jr, Eric Anoint Plush Trump Dubai Golf Resort

Eric and Donald Jr. presided as the red carpet was rolled out at the 30,000-square-foot (2,787 sq meter) clubhouse for the Trump International Golf Course, the first Trump golf resort in the Arab world. The plush kick-off event started just after sunset on …

Trump son-in-law tells Time Warner of CNN concerns

Trump son-in-law tells Time Warner of CNN concerns

President Donald Trump mounted a vigorous defense of his presidency at a White House News Conference Thursday. He says his administration is “running like a fine tune machine,” despite media reports of “chaos.” (Feb. 16) AP President Trump’s son-in-law and …

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Trader Sees The Market Rally Losing Steam | Trading Nation | CNBC

Big Week For Biotech | Trading Nation | CNBC

Big Week For Biotech | Trading Nation | CNBC

Battle of the brands: Unilever vs. Kraft Heinz

Battle of the brands: Unilever vs. Kraft Heinz

Mexico: We will retaliate against tariffs

Mexico: We will retaliate against tariffs

Mexico seeks 'win-win' trade deal

Mexico seeks ‘win-win’ trade deal

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Delta Brings Back Plane Food On Long Flights: Bottom Line | CNBC

Kara Swisher: Facebook Is A Media Company For The Modern Age | CNBC

Kara Swisher: Facebook Is A Media Company For The Modern Age | CNBC

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A brief history of contentious presidential press confere…

President Donald Trump: I Don't Want Companies Leaving US | Power Lunch | CNBC

President Donald Trump: I Don’t Want Companies Leaving US | Power Lunch | CNBC

President Donald Trump: Our Mantra Is Hire American, Buy American | Power Lunch | CNBC

President Donald Trump: Our Mantra Is Hire American, Buy American | Power Lunch | CNBC

Mexico seeks 'win-win' trade deal

Mexico seeks ‘win-win’ trade deal

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The Hatchimals family grows

Court Declares Hanjin Shipping Bankrupt: Bottom Line | CNBC

Court Declares Hanjin Shipping Bankrupt: Bottom Line | CNBC

Can Mulberry stay on trend after Brexit?

Can Mulberry stay on trend after Brexit?

Kraft Heinz To Pursue Merger Following Unilever Rejection | Squawk Box | CNBC

Kraft Heinz To Pursue Merger Following Unilever Rejection | Squawk Box | CNBC

Wessel: President Trump's Distractions Will Make It Hard To Work With Congress | Squawk Box | CNBC

Wessel: President Trump’s Distractions Will Make It Hard To Work With Congress | Squawk Box | CNBC

How To Get Your Taxes Done For Free | CNBC

How To Get Your Taxes Done For Free | CNBC

Robert Harward Turns Down President Trump's NSA Offer | CNBC

Robert Harward Turns Down President Trump’s NSA Offer | CNBC

Twitter COO Anthony Noto: Growth For The Future | Mad Money | CNBC

Twitter COO Anthony Noto: Growth For The Future | Mad Money | CNBC

Twilio CEO: An Inside Look | Mad Money | CNBC

Twilio CEO: An Inside Look | Mad Money | CNBC

Cisco Systems CEO: Connecting The Globe | Mad Money | CNBC

Cisco Systems CEO: Connecting The Globe | Mad Money | CNBC

President Trump lashes out at media in press conference

President Trump lashes out at media in press conference

Volatility Hits 55-Year Low | Trading Nation | CNBC

Volatility Hits 55-Year Low | Trading Nation | CNBC

Who is Alexander Acosta?

Who is Alexander Acosta?

Is There Still Time To Buy Into Brazil? | Trading Nation | CNBC

Is There Still Time To Buy Into Brazil? | Trading Nation | CNBC

AI Machine Predicts Marine Le Pen Will Be France's Next President: Bottom Line | CNBC

AI Machine Predicts Marine Le Pen Will Be France’s Next President: Bottom Line | CNBC

OPEC May Extend Output Deal, Make Deeper Cuts: Bottom Line | CNBC

OPEC May Extend Output Deal, Make Deeper Cuts: Bottom Line | CNBC

Jim Cramer: You Can Have Fun With Twitter, But Can't Legislate With It | CNBC

Jim Cramer: You Can Have Fun With Twitter, But Can’t Legislate With It | CNBC

President Donald Trump: Jobs Would Have Left If I Didn't Get Elected | Power Lunch | CNBC

President Donald Trump: Jobs Would Have Left If I Didn’t Get Elected | Power Lunch | CNBC

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