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I'm not picking a fight with the banks: Australia Treasurer tells CNBC

The Treasurer has jettisoned decades of conservative fiscal orthodoxy around deficits and, particularly, debt. The government takes on the banks at their peril. Schools to receive an extra A$18.6 billion over 10 years, but university students to face higher fees ranging from A$2,000 to A$3,600 for a four-year course.



Snapchat parent company reports £1.7bn loss in first earnings report

Investors were expecting the company to report 16 cents loss per share on revenue, but the company reported $2.31 per share. Shares in Snap plunged 24 percent in after-hours trade to US$17.45 following the results. All the copying appears to be paying off for Facebook . Snapchat had 166 million active daily users at the end of the quarter, up 36% from last year's first quarter, but well below the 400 million that Instagram has.



Secure Income REIT PLC (SIR) Declares Dividend of GBX 3.28

AZN's profit will be $1.12 billion for 17.64 P/E if the $0.44 EPS becomes a reality. The company was maintained on Wednesday, November 30 by BNP Paribas. Credit Suisse Ag reported 53,067 shares. STV Group Plc. (LON:STVG) has declined 0.07% since October 10, 2016 and is downtrending. Apg Asset Mgmt Nv holds 0.05% of its portfolio in Compass Group plc (LON:CPG) for 1.99M shares.



Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT) Jumped 1.55% in Pre-Market

It is negative, as 64 investors sold AMAT shares while 272 reduced holdings. Applied Materials, Inc. has far performed well this year, with the share price up 33.23% since January. Many investors may be looking to track stock price momentum by looking at different historical information. This represents an increase of 346% compared to the typical volume of 583 call options.



Is Ionis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (IONS) a good buy?

Currently, the stock has a 1 Year Price Target of $47. During the same quarter past year, the company posted ($0.52) EPS. Several other research analysts have also issued reports on the stock. Corporate insiders own 1.86% of the company's stock. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through the SEC website .


Sally Yates Was the Real Blackmailer

Sally Yates Was the Real Blackmailer

The grand jury subpoenas, according to CNN , were issued to associates of former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn, who resigned under pressure in February - almost three weeks after then-Acting Attorney General Sally Yates warned the White House that Flynn had lied about his meetings with Russian officials and might actually be a Russian agent.