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Amazon shares rise above $1000 for the first time

The e-tailing giant's stock topped $1,000 for the first time ever. The stock has been on the up and up in recent weeks and many have been waiting for it to surpass that figure. Based on its cloud computing businesses called Amazon Web Services, Amazon has now turned a profit for 8 quarters consecutively. Other technology companies, including Apple, Facebook and Google parent Alphabet, also were modestly positive.



China's factory activity steady in May

The country's manufacturing purchasing managers' index (PMI) came in at 51.2 in May, flat with April. Growth in China's manufacturing sector expanded faster than expected in May, an official survey showed on Wednesday, with one analyst suggesting it presented a sure and steady picture on fundamentals.



Delta Lloyd NV Continues to Hold Position in Veeva Systems Inc (VEEV)

Canaccord Genuity maintained the shares of VEEV in report on Friday, May 27 with "Buy" rating. If we look at stock performance in last active day trading, we see that stock has moved advanced 8.23% to end the day at $66.82. SYK's profit will be $566.12 million for 23.43 P/E if the $1.51 EPS becomes a reality. This score is derived from the Gross Margin (Marx) stability and growth over the previous eight years.



Man set alight as death toll rises

Street protests and worldwide pressure "could lead to divisions within the government or within the armed forces or between the government and the armed forces", said David Smilde, a Venezuela expert at the Washington Office on Latin America, a nongovernmental organization.



Amazon joins the $1000 club

Moreover, by not splitting its shares, Amazon theoretically presents past and future investors with an unchanging yardstick against which to measure returns. (NASDAQ: AMZN ) last released its earnings results on Thursday, April 27th. The expected AMZN's profit could reach $675.58 million giving the stock 176.92 P/E in the case that $1.41 earnings per share is reported.


Owner says Three Mile Island plant to shut down in 2019

Owner says Three Mile Island plant to shut down in 2019

The event spurred environmentalist campaigns to prevent other nuclear power plants from being built, and has tarnished the industry's reputation ever since. "Like New York and IL before it, the commonwealth has an opportunity to take a leadership role by implementing a policy solution to preserve its nuclear energy facilities and the clean, reliable energy and good-paying jobs they provide", Chris Crane , Exelon president and CEO, said in a statement .