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Results show Iran's Rouhani headed for re-election

Earlier, the Interior Ministry reported that over 40 million ballots were cast by Iranians on Friday, indicating a turnout of 70 percent. Millions of Iranians voted late into the night Friday to decide whether incumbent President Hassan Rouhani deserves another four years in office after securing a landmark nuclear deal, or if the sluggish economy demands a new hard-line leader who could return the country to a more confrontational path with the West.


Final: Cavaliers 130, Celtics 86 11:10 pm Fri

Final: Cavaliers 130, Celtics 86 11:10 pm Fri

Cleveland now holds a 2-0 series lead over Boston. Isaiah Thomas sat out the second half of Boston's embarrassing Game 2 loss to the Cavaliers, and it's unclear if he'll be able to suit up in Sunday's Game 3 in Cleveland. "As well as we played tonight, we've got a couple of things we can do better". "We're not scared of Cleveland". "They're not the Monstars". They could use more physicality to slow down James.



Analysts Showing Optimistic Trends For VEREIT, Inc. (VER)

Alpha One also assigned media coverage about the financial services provider an impact score of 0 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.21 EPS. A number of hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in VER.


Foot Locker earnings fall short after weak start to February

Foot Locker earnings fall short after weak start to February

Finally, APG Asset Management N.V. increased its stake in Foot Locker by 7.7% in the first quarter. Todd Asset Management LLC now owns 467,014 shares of the textile maker's stock worth $31,626,000 after buying an additional 147,267 shares during the last quarter.



(VLO) Given a $65.00 Price Target by Jefferies Group LLC Analysts

Bryan Garnier & Cie initiated the shares of MRK in report on Friday, January 13 with "Buy" rating. Goldman Sachs downgraded the stock to "Neutral" rating in Tuesday, May 16 report. Therefore 21% are positive. Valero Energy Partners LP had 21 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Fine tuning their focus in on Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO) stock, investors are taking a closer look at the equity in recent weeks.



Senior Donald Trump advisor named as 'person of interest' in Russian Federation investigation

Former FBI director James Comey has agreed to publicly testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee about his role in the investigation of Russian interference in the 2016 election, the committee announced Friday. Panel Chairman Richard Burr and Vice Chairman Mark Warner said they will schedule the hearing for after Memorial Day. In the remarks, Rosenstein said he learned a day before Comey's firing that Trump wanted to dismiss him.