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UK economy slows as Brexit weighs on consumers

UK economy slows as Brexit weighs on consumers

Prime Minister Theresa May has called early elections for June 8 in an effort to increase her majority in Parliament and strengthen her hand in negotiations with the European Union and bolster the economy. The ONS said GDP growth in year-on-year terms rose to 2.1% from 1.9% in the final three months of 2016. Despite the pick-up in inflation, the Bank of England is widely expected to keep interest rates at their record low of 0.25 percent as it waits to see the full impact of Brexit on the ...


Toronto stock market rises almost 80 points as NY indices fall

Toronto stock market rises almost 80 points as NY indices fall

The materials group, which includes precious and base metals miners and fertilizer companies, ended 1.9 percent higher. In commodities, the June crude contract rose 36 cents to US$49.33 per barrel, while the June gold contract gained $2.40 to US$1,268.30 an ounce.



Public Service Enterprise Group Inc. (PEG) Issues FY17 Earnings Guidance

Public Service Enterprise Group had a return on equity of 10.91% and a net margin of 13.99%. Public Service Enterprise Group's payout ratio is presently 64.57%. The original version of this article can be read at https://transcriptdaily.com/2017/04/28/public-service-enterprise-group-inc-peg-price-target-raised-to-45-00.html.


USA growth hits three-year low at start of 2017

USA growth hits three-year low at start of 2017

The 0.7 percent increase was the worst showing since GDP contracted by 1.2 percent in the first quarter of 2014. Britain's economic growth slowed dramatically at the start of the year as millions of households tightened their belts amid fears of a living standards squeeze, figures revealed today.


General Motors Company Target of Unusually High Options Trading (GM)

General Motors Company Target of Unusually High Options Trading (GM)

BP PLC acquired a new position in shares of General Motors Company during the fourth quarter worth $6,271,000. Ford Motor Co. (F) has a market capitalization of 45.47 Billion. If you are accessing this report on another site, it was illegally stolen and republished in violation of United States & worldwide trademark & copyright law.


The Two Key Questions of Trump's Tax Proposal

The Two Key Questions of Trump's Tax Proposal

Joe Crowely, the House Democratic caucus chairman. Instead of the current seven tax brackets , there would be only three - 10 percent, 25 percent and 35 percent. Independent experts report that the plan would raise much less revenue for the country than the current tax laws do. According to the Tax Policy Center , low and middle-class Americans would gain just 1.2 to 1.8 percent in after-tax income.