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Taking Aim at Shares of Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD)

Gilead Sciences (NASDAQ: GILD ) last released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, May 2nd. Bedell Frazier Investment Counseling, LLC controls 60,221 shares worth $4,090,000. Gilead Sciences , Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD) yearly performance is -25.97% and net profit margin is 43.40%. The biopharmaceutical company reported $2.20 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $2.18 by $0.02.


US President Donald Trump, Saudi Arabia King discuss terror, regional unity

US President Donald Trump, Saudi Arabia King discuss terror, regional unity

Eventually, Saudi Arabia, Egypt , the United Arab Emirates and several other countries cut diplomatic ties with Qatar , accusing it of backing terrorist groups. The U.S. officials say the Russian goal appears to be to cause rifts among the USA and its allies. Russian President Vladimir Putin told Qatar's emir, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani, in a phone call that crisis situations should be solved by political and diplomatic means, "in dialog", the Kremlin said.


UK election campaign enters final day

UK election campaign enters final day

U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservative Party heads into the final day of general election campaigning with a firm but slimming lead over her Labour Party rivals amid scathing criticism over her role as head of the country's security and policing polices in the wake of a string of terrorist attacks.



Uber fires more than 20 people as part of harassment investigation

So far, around 100 employees have been cleared of wrongdoing, 57 are under investigation and 31 are in some form of training or counseling for their actions. CNN's source said multiple senior level employees are no longer with the company due to what the investigation revealed. In a separate announcement, Uber, which is valued at almost $70bn (£54bn) and has 14,000 employees, said it has hired Apple marketing executive Bozoma Saint John to improve the company's brand image.


General Motors Company (GM) added to 99 new portfolios

General Motors Company (GM) added to 99 new portfolios

Texas Permanent School Fund owned about 0.07% of Lithia Motors worth $1,483,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Suntrust Banks Inc. boosted its position in Lithia Motors by 239.5% in the third quarter. Stockholders of record on Friday, May 12th were given a dividend of $0.27 per share. This represents a $0.60 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 5.40%.