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Pelosi defends leadership following special election loss

Pelosi defends leadership following special election loss

Kathleen Rice (D-Ny.) said on MSNBC Thursday. And after she predicted incorrectly that Democrats were poised to take back the House past year, some of Pelosi's colleagues feel that this time around, she needs to deliver. Calling herself a "major legislator", she defended her 30-year career. At a closed-door Democratic caucus meeting the frustration was palpable, according to people who were in the room, despite Pelosi's efforts to frame the results as evidence of incremental ...



US House Passes Republican Bill of Dodd-Frank Replacement

The bill overhauling bank rules was sponsored by House Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling . Although President Donald Trump backs the bill, it faces an uncertain future in the U.S. The Dodd-Frank Act, which Republicans say is strangling the financial industry, was passed in the wake of the 2008 financial crisis. Republicans said the changes to the CFPB are necessary, arguing the agency has been ineffective and should be run by government appointees.



Patterson-UTI Energy Inc

The Market Capitalization of the company stands at 4.03 Billion. Genuine Parts Co. now has $13.02B valuation. The ATR reading can then be used by traders to determine when markets are most likely to range, when there is a high interest in a trend, or when extreme levels are being reached indicating a reversal.



Saudi king upends royal succession, appoints son as crown prince

An Iranian expert on the Middle East affairs says the elevation of Mohammad bin Salman as the new crown prince of Saudi Arabia to replace his cousin Mohammad bin Nayef reveals an underlying competition among the Saudi princes to take control of levers of power in the kingdom.


New homes sales rebounded 2.9 percent in May

New homes sales rebounded 2.9 percent in May

Economists polled by Reuters had forecast new home sales, which make up about 10 percent of all home sales, rising 5.4 percent to a pace of 597,000 units last month. Still, the housing market seems to have legs. Sales of previously owned homes also rose last month. However, higher costs for building materials and shortages of lots and labor have restricted home building, and, with demand outstripping supply, house prices are still high in the States.



How Many KCOM Group PLC (LON:KCOM)'s Analysts Are Bullish?

Crestpoint Management Ltd Com holds 8,000 shares. Roundview Limited invested in 0.12% or 8,775 shares. Deutsche Bank AG now has a GBX 265 ($3.38) target price on the communications services company's stock. Finally, HSBC Holdings plc reaffirmed a buy rating and set a GBX 425 ($5.41) target price on shares of BT Group plc in a research note on Monday, March 13th.