• US Government Bonds in Holding Pattern as Investors Await Inflation News
US Government Bonds in Holding Pattern as Investors Await Inflation News

A number of Federal Reserve speeches are also on the docket. USA government bonds remained stuck in a holding pattern Friday, with yields slipping slightly on a daily and weekly basis as investors awaited more data to either confirm or challenge their lowered inflation expectations.

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  • Sanchez breaks Chile scoring record in Germany draw
Sanchez breaks Chile scoring record in Germany draw

Chile has won the last two Copa Americas and is seeking its first trophy in a major global competition. It was the second 1-1 draw of the day in Group B as Cameroon and Australia also finished level. Lars Stindl put the Germanys ahead before Celtic's Tom Rogic equalised for the Socceroos . Loew, having rested all of his World Cup-winning...

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  • Amazon to Buy Whole Foods for $13.7 Billion
Amazon to Buy Whole Foods for $13.7 Billion

Meanwhile, the more than 460 Whole Foods stores in the U.S., Canada and the United Kingdom could be turned into distribution hubs - not just for delivering groceries but as pickup centers for online orders. Amazon also has been testing automation technology at a Seattle convenience store that's now open only to Amazon employees. Whole Foo...

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  • Kamala Harris has the mic now, so everybody needs to sit down
Kamala Harris has the mic now, so everybody needs to sit down

Before the hearing, Harris had clarified her stance on Twitter, saying that she would "focus on gathering the facts and information surrounding a few questions". She was also interrupted by Burr and McCain while questioning Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein the previous week. A very simple question that should be asked is: "Did ...

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  • 'Iran can supply food to 10 states like Qatar'
'Iran can supply food to 10 states like Qatar'

The High Commissioner had voiced, on Wednesday, concern over the act, saying that the Qatar diplomatic crisis would impact on human rights. Mr Faki warned that if the rift is allowed to escalate further, it could have adverse political, security and humanitarian implications for the Gulf states, Africa and worldwide peace and security.

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  • Merkel says ready for Brexit talks, assumes United Kingdom sticking to its plan
Merkel says ready for Brexit talks, assumes United Kingdom sticking to its plan

With talks due to start in Brussels in ten days time, Mr Tusk said it was their "urgent task" to get on with the negotiations in "the best possible spirit". "We want to negotiate quickly, we want to stick to the time plan, and so at this point I don't think there is anything to suggest these negotiations can not start as was agreed".

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  • U.S. oil production could reach all time high during 2017
U.S. oil production could reach all time high during 2017

Global benchmark Brent crude futures LCOc1 were down 39 cents, or 0.77 percent, at $50.25 a barrel at 0039 GMT. "Now that U.S. President Trump has announced that the U.S. "The lack of moderation in US production is undercutting OPEC efforts to manage the market", said Michael McCarthy, a chief strategist at CMC Markets in Sydney.

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  • European Central Bank keeps rates unchanged
European Central Bank keeps rates unchanged

The bank took a tiny step toward an eventual exit from the stimulus by dropping wording in its statement saying it could lower interest rates even further. Draghi said there was no discussion of future tapering at the meeting. It was a small verbal step toward an announcement, expected later this year, that the bank will taper and end its extraor...

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  • Mulvaney defends Trump budget's social safety net cuts
Mulvaney defends Trump budget's social safety net cuts

Office of Management & Budget Director Mick Mulvaney took heat for those proposals on Wednesday, with both Democrats and Republicans questioning his budget's unrealistic assumptions and blasting its huge cuts to programs for the poor to pay for more military spending.

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  • White House tries to regroup, but Trump isn't helping
White House tries to regroup, but Trump isn't helping

President Donald Trump will not assert executive privilege to block fired FBI Director James Comey from testifying on Capitol Hill, the White House said Monday, setting the stage for a dramatic public airing of the former top law enforcement official's dealings with the commander in chief.

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  • Clinton: Trump unleashed 'dangerous' level of hate
Clinton: Trump unleashed 'dangerous' level of hate

Clinton's campaign did not hire a similar outside data firm, but she said Cambridge Analytica helped Trump. She accused the Russians of hacking her campaign and "weaponizing information" through dissemination of "fake news" reports. She insisted that those people must have been Americans. "By Americans", Clinton argued, according to the ...

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  • May Jobs Report: 138000 More On Payrolls; Unemployment Dips Slightly
May Jobs Report: 138000 More On Payrolls; Unemployment Dips Slightly

The U.S. economy added 138,000 jobs in May, according to the monthly jobs report released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics on Friday morning. "It does help indicate continued and increasing strength in the overall United States employment picture, which bodes very well for an impending Fed rate hike", Gain Capital's head of research Jame...

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  • Sterling dips after poll suggests hung parliament
Sterling dips after poll suggests hung parliament

YouGov's analysis puts the Tories on 310 seats, down from the 330 they went into the election with, and 16 short of a majority. The YouGov projection further muddies the election outlook just eight days out from voting. "But the problem that Labour are facing is that although they have gained some ground in the polls, their voters are softer a...

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  • SL Green Realty Corp (SLG) Shares Sold by Systematic Financial Management LP
SL Green Realty Corp (SLG) Shares Sold by Systematic Financial Management LP

The Company operates through two segments: real estate, and debt and preferred equity investments. Agree Realty Corporation (NYSE:ADC) now has a P/E Ratio of 21.20. Cadence Limited Liability Company reported 0.09% of its portfolio in Realty Income Corp (NYSE:O). (NYSE:GTY). Shufro Rose And Limited Com has 0.08% invested in Getty Realty Corp.

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  • The Next Move In Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO), LKQ Corporation (LKQ)
The Next Move In Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO), LKQ Corporation (LKQ)

About 4,052 shares traded. The network equipment provider reported $0.60 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.58 by $0.02. Shares of Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) dropped 7.2% on Thursday after Vetr downgraded the stock from a strong-buy rating to a buy rating. Therefore 61% are positive.

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  • The Assetmark Inc. Reduces Position in Realty Income Corp (O)
The Assetmark Inc. Reduces Position in Realty Income Corp (O)

O's total short interest was 17.01 million shares in May as published by FINRA. Its up 11.68% from 5.92 million shares previously. Agree Realty ( NYSE:ADC ) opened at 46.01 on Monday. Shares for $15.31M were sold by HOLLIDAY MARC on Wednesday, December 21. Case John sold 28,000 shares worth $1.67M. Shares for $1.03M were sold by DiLiberto Matth...

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  • Trump makes G-7 deal on trade, takes rain check on climate
Trump makes G-7 deal on trade, takes rain check on climate

German Chancellor Angela Merkel told reporters on the Italian island "the entire discussion about climate was very hard, if not to say very unsatisfying", while Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni, said: "I hope they [the US] decide in the right way".

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  • Greek Creditors Stall on Debt Deal
Greek Creditors Stall on Debt Deal

Germany has led several eurozone governments that have dragged their heels on tackling the debt mountain over the long term, insisting on more reforms before doing Athens further favours. Getting the IMF involved is important as Germany and The Netherlands have indicated that they will refuse to lend more money to Greece without the Fund's pa...

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  • Lawsuit alleges GM cheated on diesel pickup truck emissions
Lawsuit alleges GM cheated on diesel pickup truck emissions

Lawyers filed the action in Detroit. GM denied the claims in the suit, calling them " baseless ", and promised to " vigorously defend " against the charges. The suit also names supplier Robert Bosch, which has also been implicated in the VW scandal and is being investigated as part of the probe into Daimler.

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  • China's LeEco to slash US jobs amid global pull-back
China's LeEco to slash US jobs amid global pull-back

Liang joined Leshi as an executive in 2012. Leshi also said that its chief financial officer Yang Lijie is resigning for personal reasons and will be replaced by Zhang Wei, its China CFO. Leshi's finance chief will also be replaced. Sunac might have requested this move, or there could be differing opinions from the board for this decision.

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  • 23-21 - Rangers streak comes to an end as Tigers blast Griffin
23-21 - Rangers streak comes to an end as Tigers blast Griffin

The former Cy Young Award victor and MVP is struggling a bit with his control, issuing 20 walks in his last five starts. Norris had a rough night and Texas took advantage. Even home plate umpire Mike Everitt told McCann, "You got a highlight reel in one night". Stripling, Dodgers bench coach Bob Geren and Marlins manager Don Mattingly were all ...

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  • The moment teenage Mark Zuckerberg got accepted into Harvard
The moment teenage Mark Zuckerberg got accepted into Harvard

Sitting at his computer screen,"Yay". Zuckerberg explained in his post that their original honeymoon got cut short because of complications with Facebook's initial public offering, launched the day before their wedding. When Harvard invited him to give the address, he filmed a video with another famous dropout who also earned an honorary de...

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  • Needle Moving Activity Spotted in The Gap, Inc. (NYSE:GPS)
Needle Moving Activity Spotted in The Gap, Inc. (NYSE:GPS)

You can get a sense of how sustainable that is by a levered free cash flow of $1.2 Billion over the past twelve months. Looking at this figure it suggests that the shares of The Gap, Inc. It has a return on equity (ROE) of 20.60%. During the same period past year, the company earned $0.32 EPS. As the earnings date approaches, we can see that insi...

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  • US Treasury Secretary hopes tax reform be completed this year
US Treasury Secretary hopes tax reform be completed this year

Warren tried repeatedly to get Mnuchin to explain what "21century Glass-Steagall" is supposed to mean without separation of bank functions. It is unclear what impact those recommendations may have on credit unions, since, during more than two hour of testimony, Mnuchin never mentioned credit unions.

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  • Belt and Road summiteers swear by open trade centred around WTO
Belt and Road summiteers swear by open trade centred around WTO

Leaders from 29 countries are attending the forum, which China formally calls the scheme in English the Belt and Road initiative . On the eve of the One Belt One Road (OBOR) forum, India issued a statement saying it can not "accept a project that ignores its core concerns on sovereignty and territorial integrity".

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