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Electronics retailer Best Buy Co., Inc. (BBY) reported Thursday lower profit in its first quarter on the absence of last year's CRT settlement proceeds. However, earnings per share topped market estimates significantly with higher comparable sales. Looking...

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New Zealand Finance Minister Steven Joyce unveiled the 2017 budget in the election year, giving priority to family income and investment. In his first budget speech on Thursday, Joyce said the fiscal position continues to improve. The budget is...

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President Donald Trump's administration has unveiled its first budget proposal, which the White House claims will balance the budget by 2027. The budget blueprint released on Tuesday calls for $4.1 trillion in government spending in 2018, with a jump...

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Initial trading in U.S. Future Index suggest that Wall Street will be opening higher on Thursday. The OPEC's probable decision on oil production is keenly watched by the market. Asian shares closed mostly higher, while European shares are trading in the...

wallstreet3-121214_18May17.jpg Following the sell-off seen in the previous session, stocks may see some further downside in early trading on Thursday. The major index futures are currently pointing to a lower open for the markets, with the Dow futures down by 76 points.
joblessclaims-051817.jpg In an upbeat sign for the labor market, the Labor Department released a report on Thursday showing another unexpected drop in first-time claims for U.S. unemployment benefits in the week ended May 13th. The report said initial jobless claims edged down to 232,000.
philadelphiafed-051817.jpg Philadelphia-area manufacturing activity has unexpectedly expanded at a faster pace in the month of May, according to a report released by the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia on Thursday. The Philly Fed said its index for current manufacturing activity in the region climbed to 38.8 in May from 22.0 in April.
HouseDebt-051817.jpg U.S. household debt has topped the record level reached in 2008 just before the housing market crash and global financial crisis, pointing to a recovery in borrowing by consumers. The Federal Reserve Bank of New York said that total household debt in the U.S. achieved a new peak in the first quarter of 2017, rising by $149 billion or 1.2 percent from the fourth quarter of 2016 to $12.7 trillion.
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DonaldTrump2-052417.jpg President Donald Trump is expected to retain longtime legal adviser Marc Kasowitz as his private attorney, according to numerous media reports. The anticipated move to select Kasowitz to lead Trump's outside legal team comes after the appointment of...
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Flynn-052417.jpg Leaders of the Senate Intelligence Committee are taking new actions against Michael Flynn after the former National Security Adviser refused to turn over documents related to his communications with Russian officials.
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Indian shares are poised to open higher on Thursday, tracking the positive global cues following the release of the minutes of the latest Federal Reserve meeting. The FOMC minutes were consistent with another hike in June, but conditional on recent economic softness proving transitory. Policy makers...
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Graco has announced a voluntary recall of eight different models of kids carseat because they might fail to restrain a child in a crash. The recall covers 25,494 Graco My Ride convertible carseats that do not meet federal safety standards for webbing used to secure a child. "In the event of a serious...
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The month of April witnessed the FDA approving the first ever drug for tardive dyskinesia, a neurological disorder characterized by involuntary muscle movements. Want to know which drugs are awaiting FDA decision in May? More
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European Union countries have made significant progress in fiscal policy and governance and active labor market policies, suggesting that important reforms are being implemented across the region, the European Commission said Monday.
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GooglesAlphaGoAI-052317.jpg Google's artificial intelligence or AI player AlphaGo defeated world's number one Go player Ke Jie of China. Go is an ancient Chinese board game, harder than chess.
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Economic Calendar
DateIndicatorPeriodCountry
05/25/17 5:30PPI (M-o-M)APR South Africa
05/25/17 5:30PPI (Y-o-Y)APR South Africa
05/25/17 5:0PPI (M-o-M)APR Malta
05/25/17 5:0PPI (Y-o-Y)APR Malta
05/25/17 5:0M3 Money Supply (M-o-M)APR Bulgaria
05/25/17 5:0M3 Money Supply (Y-o-Y)APR Bulgaria
Complete Economic Calendar
FDA Calendar
Event DateSymbolDrug NameEvent Name
08/23/17NVSZykadia (sNDA)FDA decision on Zykadia as a first-line treatment for patients with metastatic non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) whose tumors are anaplastic lymphoma kinase (ALK)-positive
08/14/17AMGNBLINCYTO (sBLA)FDA decision on expanded indication of BLINCYTO to treat Ph+ relapsed or refractory B-cell precursor ALL
08/10/17DVAXHEPLISAV-B (NDA resubmission)FDA decision on HEPLISAV-B for treatment of hepatitis B
08/02/17BMYOpdivo (sBLA)FDA decision on Opdivo to treat previously treated mismatch repair deficient (dMMR) or microsatellite instability high (MSI-H) metastatic colorectal cancer patients
07/28/17DVAXHEPLISAV-B (NDA)FDA panel to review HEPLISAV-B against hepatitis B
Complete FDA Calendar