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U.S. consumer confidence dips in April, still strong

U.S. consumer confidence dips in April, still strong

The present situation index declined to 140.6 from 143.9 while the expectations component fell to 106.7 from 112.3. Americans waivered in their optimism as they were less confident in their future expectations, according to the Consumer Confidence Survey conducted by The Conference Board by Nielsen , a provider of information and analytics around what consumers buy and watch.



Australia to toughen up citizenship rules for new migrants

Under the new reforms, the applicants must be permanent residents for at least four years-three years longer than at present-and must be committed to embrace "Australian values". "What we are doing is strengthening our multicultural society and strengthening our values", he said Thursday. Relevant exemptions will apply to the new rules, such as for permanent or enduring incapacity and for those under 16 years of age.


Treasury Committee chair Tyrie says will step down as MP

Treasury Committee chair Tyrie says will step down as MP

He has represented the constituency in Parliament since 1997, succeeding long-time Tory MP Anthony Nelson. He has chaired the Treasury Committee, which oversees the actions of the Treasury and associated bodies such as the Financial Conduct Authority, since 2010.



Session Recap: Viewing Unusual Volume for Globus Maritime Limited (NASDAQ:GLBS)

The stock touched its high share price of $23.60 on 11/16/16 and the stock also touched its Lowest price in the last 52-weeks of trading on 05/17/16 as $1.12. During the past three month period the stock dropped -76.79% and increased 30.21% in past six month. The stock showed weekly upbeat performance of 2.69%, which was maintained for the month at 4.01%.


How Does American Water Works Company, Inc. (AWK) Stack Up Right Now?

How Does American Water Works Company, Inc. (AWK) Stack Up Right Now?

The count of Hold ratings in that period was 3. PNC Financial Services Group Inc. boosted its position in American States Water by 9.5% in the third quarter. If you are viewing this news story on another site, it was illegally copied and republished in violation of USA & worldwide copyright and trademark laws.



Marine Le Pen Steps Down As Leader Of National Front, For Now

Euro zone bank shares edged higher after big gains on Monday. South Korea's KOSPI also advanced 0.7% to its highest level since April 2015. The euro added to Monday's gains against the dollar, rising 0.2% to $1.0884, albeit off Monday's high of $1.0940.