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US retail sales rebounded in April after sluggish winter

US retail sales rebounded in April after sluggish winter

The slowdown in consumer spending over the winter added to the woes of many retailers. By many accounts, retail sales picked up in the later part of the first quarter of 2017; J.C. "Despite being seven years into the current economic recovery with an unemployment rate at just 4.4%, wages on the rise, and a strong housing market, retailers are on their heels, with many fighting for survival". Consulte Mais Informação

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Apple CEO Cook Discloses $1 Billion Advanced Manufacturing Fund

In February during the company's annual shareholder meeting, Cook said Apple spent $50 billion in 2016 with its US suppliers, which include firms like 3M Co and Corning Inc, the first time Apple has disclosed the metric. "In our view, consumers are becoming aware of the product cycle and we believe this should cause increased seasonality in the product as consumers await updated and fully remade iPhones", said Amit Daryanani, an analyst at RBC Capital Markets. Consulte Mais Informação

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Climate envoys meet in Bonn, but all eyes on Washington

High-profile supporters of the deal on Monday urged the U.S.to stay in the Paris accord. "The president has been meeting with his team for quite a while on this matter", Spicer said at the afternoon briefing, Politico reported . However, fears loom large that if the world's number two carbon polluter, the United States, pulls out, it will throw the pact into disarray. The actual dividing lines are blurrier, according to half a dozen people familiar with the discussions, and have ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Sell-side Review on First Potomac Realty Trust (NYSE:FPO^A)

Sell-side Review on First Potomac Realty Trust (NYSE:FPO^A)

Earnings Per Share (EPS) is the earnings made by a company divided by their number of shares. Many analysts are providing their Estimated Earnings analysis for Arbor Realty Trust Inc. The stock has "Neutral" rating by DA Davidson on Friday, April 1. While it's Return on Investment (ROI) value is 1.5%. LLC raised its position in shares of Vornado Realty Trust by 44.6% in the first quarter. Consulte Mais Informação

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Don't call me Caitlyn: Baby name plunges in popularity

Don't call me Caitlyn: Baby name plunges in popularity

Holmes also drew criticism for his blunt questioning, asking, 'is Bruce dead?', and 'You're a younger looking woman than Bruce was a man'. An "I love *insert name here* but" never bodes well, but ending it by implying you are the humanitarian of the year while your step-daughter kicks off about "trivial" matters (like, you know, when her step-dad drags deeply personal details of her mom's private life into the public eye) is particularly salty. Consulte Mais Informação

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Conte's man-management key to Chelsea title - Hollins

Conte's man-management key to Chelsea title - Hollins

Coverage begins at 2 p.m. ET with Premier League Live on NBCSN. So when they go knocking on his door they say, "What I can do for you and the team?" not "What the hell do you want?" West Brom boss Tony Pulis is interested in securing the services of Middlesbrough centre-back Ben Gibson following a personal check on the 24-year-old, whose side have officially been relegated from the Premier League after just one season, according to the Mirror . Consulte Mais Informação

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Stocks flat, euro down as traders cash in French election bets

During his return flight to Paris , Hollande said "the Chancellor wanted to pay tribute to what we had done together during the euro crisis, on Greece, Ukraine and the climate - so many events that brought us closer together". Macron politically is in his infancy and has no party in a formal sense, instead is leading a "movement". Le Pen responded to the defeat by vowing she would lead her anti-immigration National Front (FN) strongly in the legislative elections. Consulte Mais Informação

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Chinese-Made Passenger Jet Takes Off For Its First Test Flight

One year behind the original schedule, the made-in-China C919, manufactured by state-owned company Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China (COMAC), took off from Shanghai's Pudong International Airport and completed a 90-minute journey. The jet's development is a key step on the path laid out by Chinese leaders to transform the country into a creator of profitable technology. Questions remain regarding the safety approvals needed for the C919 to secure a foothold outside of China. Consulte Mais Informação

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Dollar Trades Higher Awaiting Federal Reserve Policy Statement

Investors were awaiting Friday's monthly US non-farm payrolls report for greater signs of the Fed's likely rate hike trajectory through the end of the year. Wednesday's affirmation from the Fed that it was optimistic on economic growth and that its rate rise plans remained intact bolstered the dollar against the euro and yen and pushed Treasury yields slightly higher. Consulte Mais Informação

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