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Lowe's weak quarter stands in stark contrast to retail rival

Lowe's weak quarter stands in stark contrast to retail rival

Lowe's reported growth in its first-quarter financial results for the year, which the company released Wednesday. Lowe's focus on do-it-yourself customers has led it to lag Home Depot , whose focus on high-spending professional contractors has helped it benefit more from the strength in the housing market.


Cuomo seeks 'emergency' Penn Station assistance from Trump

Cuomo seeks 'emergency' Penn Station assistance from Trump

Cuomo wants the federal government to treat the situation like a natural disaster and provide funds for upgrades and transportation alternatives. It was not immediately clear how much that would cost. Amtrak, which owns the tracks at Penn, recently notified regional transit officials that emergency repairs at the station this summer could reduce service by roughly 20 percent.


Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. (NasdaqGS:NCLH): Technical Valuation Breakdown

Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. (NasdaqGS:NCLH): Technical Valuation Breakdown

Zacks Investment Research's EPS averages are a mean average based on a survey of analysts that that provide coverage for Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings. Rhumbline Advisers raised its position in Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings by 7.0% in the third quarter. Roystone Capital Management LP now owns 1,721,600 shares of the company's stock worth $73,220,000 after buying an additional 1,401,000 shares during the last quarter.



WisdomTree Investments (WETF) Getting Somewhat Critical News Coverage, Study Finds

More recent WisdomTree Investments, Inc. (NASDAQ:WETF) as the stock recently touched $9.69, a 1.15% move from the most recent open. BlackRock Fund Advisors boosted its position in WisdomTree Investments by 8.2% in the third quarter. WisdomTree Investments, Inc. on 04/28/2017 reported its EPS as $0.05 with the analysts projecting the EPS of the stock as $0.04. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, May 10th will be paid a $0.08 dividend.


Legendary 'James Bond' Actor Roger Moore Dies Of Cancer Aged 89

Legendary 'James Bond' Actor Roger Moore Dies Of Cancer Aged 89

Moore became a goodwill ambassador for UNICEF in 1991 after he was introduced to the organisation by his friend, Audrey Hepburn who also worked with UNICEF. "I was very sad to hear of Roger's passing", he said. He left England for the United States in 1953 and made his film debut the following year, playing a small role opposite a young Elizabeth Taylor in The Last Time I Saw Paris .



Philippines president Rodrigo Duterte just declared martial law

It will not be any different from what the President, Marcos did. "I'm sad, but what makes me happy that I was able to have a.last-minute meeting with President Putin and I was able to communicate all the things that I wanted to tell him", Duterte said .