Japan Aso says gradually seeing the course of U.S. policies

The G7 said banks should strengthen their resilience to attacks through regular exercises and simulations, known as "penetration tests", and it called on a cyber security task force it set up in 2015 to accelerate its work. In theory, corporate tax cuts and deregulation along the lines proposed by Trump could address some of those problems in the world's largest economy.

Active Volume Stock: Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. (KTOS)

The stock has 160.90 shares outstanding while 46.40% shares of the company were owned by institutional investors. Eqis Capital Management Inc. boosted its stake in Kratos Defense & Security Solutions by 6.0% in the first quarter. Kratos Defense & Security Solutions's quarterly revenue was up 9.7% compared to the same quarter a year ago. The difference between the expected and actual EPS was $0.05/share, which represents an Earnings surprise of 83.3%.

North Korea confirms it launched new ballistic missile called 'Hwasong-12'

The dispatch also said the test-firing "proved to the full all the technical specifications of the rocket", including its guidance and stabilization systems, structural system and launching systems "and reconfirmed the reliability" of a new rocket engine "under the practical flight circumstances".

Yesterday Trading Recap: Cliffs Natural Resources Inc.'s (CLF)

Vermont-based Trust Company Of Vermont has invested 0% in Pioneer Natural Resources (NYSE:PXD). About 1.45 million shares traded. It has underperformed by 11.94% the S&P500. Renaissance Inv Grp Inc Ltd owns 1.27% invested in Pioneer Natural Resources (NYSE:PXD) for 14,917 shares. 90 funds opened positions while 228 raised stakes.

China scales up financing support for B&R Initiative

The new Silk Road project is central to president Xi's ambition to place China as a champion of globalisation in contrast to the "America First" protectionist approach advocated by United States president Donald Trump. At the opening ceremony, Xi promised to provide $8.70 billion in aid to countries and global organizations that participate in the Silk Road plan. Chinese companies have set up 56 economic cooperation zones in over 20 countries, generating some 1.1 billion dollars of tax ...

Sprint, T-Mobile rise on merger speculation

Sprint, T-Mobile rise on merger speculation

The resumption of talks may have been triggered by an April 27th deadline passing that concluded a spectrum auction blackout period for participants to pursue deals. Sprint is looking for more steam in the United States, as T-Mobile's UnCarrier initiative has resonated with customers . Reuters reported in February that SoftBank could give up control of Sprint and retain a minority stake in T-Mobile, to entice T-Mobile into a merger.