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Dollar firms vs Euro with French election in focus

Dollar firms vs Euro with French election in focus

Le Pen also took to social networks to criticize the government following the attack in a series of Twitter messages. Le Pen has been caricatured as the French equivalent of Trump both because of her nationalist positions and perceived underdog status in the race.



Analyst Coverage Updates - StatPro Group (LON:SOG)

The stock's 50 day moving average is GBX 377.35 and its 200-day moving average is GBX 338.20. S&U had its "Buy" rating reiterated by analysts at Shore Capital. This is a positive change from Epwin Group PLC's previous dividend of $2.20. Beaufort Securities cut shares of Advanced Oncotherapy PLC (LON:AVO) to a hold rating in a research report sent to investors on Monday morning.



Oil and natural gas leak from a well in Alaska

On Monday, almost three days after the leak was found, ADEC announced the unified command had to managed to "kill" the well overnight and end the gas leak. Attempts to bring a leaking well house under control at a BP drill site in Prudhoe Bay have been unsuccessful, according to the latest situation report released from the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation.


Bill O'Reilly Leaves Fox News, Tucker Carlson Takes His Slot

Bill O'Reilly Leaves Fox News, Tucker Carlson Takes His Slot

New York Magazine and The Wall Street Journal reported O'Reilly's forthcoming demise, but the final decision still came as something of a shock. A Vatican photograph showed O'Reilly shaking hands with Pope Francis after a general audience on Wednesday, but it was not clear if the Pope knew who the television host was.



Ontario housing measures aimed at renters, buyers

Vancouver's empty homes tax is one per cent of the value of the property and it applies to homes that aren't being used as a principal residence or aren't rented out for at least six months of the year. Sousa has admitted the government doesn't have good data on the real estate market, even as he has prepared the package of market measures. Canada's home prices saw another double-digit rise in March as sales became more active, according to a report Tuesday by the Canadian Real Estate ...



Opec: Oil deal bearing fruit but rival output rising

Traders focused on preliminary USA production estimates in the weekly Energy Information Administration (EIA) report that suggested domestic output is still climbing. One of those unintended consequences was that Canadian and American energy companies hedged their production at higher oil prices then accelerating their drilling plans "guaranteeing a surge in USA production growth from the beginning to the end of 2017 of at least 800,000 bpd".