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AK Steel Holding's (AKS) "Market Perform" Rating Reaffirmed at Cowen and Company

The Company, through its subsidiaries, provides program management, engineering, construction, maintenance and installation services for telecommunications providers, underground facility locating services for various utilities, including telecommunications providers, and other construction and maintenance services for electric and gas utilities.



Brokerage Overview of: Pandora Media, Inc

In order to reach an opinion and communicate the value and volatility of a covered security, analysts research public financial statements, listen in on conference calls and talk to managers and the customers of a company, typically in an attempt to capture the findings for a research report.



Traffic jams, break-ins could cost Germany's SPD key state vote

About 13.2 million eligible voters in the most populous state went to polls to choose from more than 1,300 candidates from 31 parties. German Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democrats (CDU) scored a windfall victory in a regional election, putting a damper on Martin Schulz's Social Democrats' goal to push her out of office in the fall.



Saudis and Russians agree on need to extend oil output cuts

West Texas Intermediate for June delivery climbed as much as 86 cents to $48.70 a barrel before trading at $48.58 on the New York Mercantile Exchange at 1:54 p.m.in Hong Kong. However, yesterday's weekly report from the USA energy regulator the Energy Information Administration showed a drop in inventories of more than five million barrels.


Ransomware attack a 'wakeup call' for governments

Ransomware attack a 'wakeup call' for governments

The first appearance of the cyberattack was registered in Europe at what would have been 3:24 a.m. French automaker Renault and its partner, Nissan, say their plants were hit by the attack, NBC reports . "So, I was panicking looking through the code and I realized that actually no, we had stopped it". We recognize our responsibility to help answer this call, and Microsoft is committed to doing its part.


Tronc in talks with Wrapports to acquire Chicago Sun

Tronc in talks with Wrapports to acquire Chicago Sun

The Sun-Times, like many other metropolitan news operations, continues to face enormous challenges in an industry roiled by changes in the marketplace. The announcement of the sale comes just days after editorial employees at the Reader voted 17-0 to authorize their union to call a strike. If no other bidder comes forward, tronc will be that buyer and the acquisition will close as early as June 1.