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PMI contracts again after marginal improvement in April

British manufacturing chalked up its second-fastest growth in almost three years last month, putting the sector on track to shrug off election and Brexit-related uncertainty and improve on a weak first-quarter performance, a survey showed on Thursday.



Kazakhstan supports oil cut deal prolonging

He said there has been a "recalibration of costs" since June 2014, when crude prices began plummet. OPEC member countries and non-OPEC parties, Azerbaijan, Kingdom of Bahrain, Brunei Darussalam, Kazakhstan, Malaysia, Mexico, Sultanate of Oman, the Russian Federation, Republic of Sudan, and the Republic of South Sudan have agreed to extend the production adjustments for a further period of nine months, with effect from July 1, 2017.



PT Updates on: QEP Resources, Inc. (NYSE:QEP), Qorvo, Inc. (NASDAQ:QRVO)

The stock has earnings growth of 107.00% yoy and showed a low EPS growth of -41.90% over the past five years. Sometimes it may seem like it, but analysts don't just pull their price targets out of thin air. The stock of QEP Resources Inc (NYSE: QEP ) earned "Buy" rating by Drexel Hamilton on Wednesday, June 8. After posting $-0.14 EPS for the previous quarter, QEP Resources Inc's analysts now forecast 35.71 % negative EPS growth.


Google reveals 'most misspelled' word in Mass.

Google reveals 'most misspelled' word in Mass.

Earlier this week, Google Trends tweeted an infographic displaying the word each state has the most trouble spelling. Some of those included: California (beautiful), Florida (receipt), IL (appreciate), MA (license) and NY (beautiful).



Massachusetts Gov. Baker: Trump climate action disappointing

Only two other countries - Syria and Nicaragua - did not sign the agreement in 2015. Before Trump even finished his full address, President Obama issued a statement opposing the withdrawal. If we can't, that's fine", he said . "While the president's actions are a shameful rebuke to the work needed to protect our planet for our children and grandchildren, states have been and will continue to step up".


US meal kit service Blue Apron files for IPO

US meal kit service Blue Apron files for IPO

Blue Apron's filing gives United States investors one of the first comprehensive looks at the financials of a meal-kit delivery company. The filing comes as many startups in the broader food delivery business are struggling to stay afloat .