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Facebook Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg has donated nearly $100 million in Facebook shares to charity. This is her second charitable donation within a year. A document was filed on Thursday with the Security and Exchange Commission, which...

The Colombian Agricultural and Livestock Institute (ICA) reported that the foot-and-mouth disease outbreak that occurred in the country has ended. Colombia's ICA confirmed that 3,325 livestock slaughterings occurred in the municipalities of Tame, Arauca,...

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In another high profile shakeup at the White House, Steve Bannon is out as President Donald Trump's chief strategist. White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders confirmed reports of Bannon's departure, calling the move a mutual decision between...

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Stocks showed a lack of direction over the course of the trading day on Friday following the sell-off seen in the previous session. The major averages spent much of the session bouncing back and forth across the unchanged line.

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Oscar-winning La La Land star Emma Stone has topped Forbes 2017 list of highest-paid actresses. The 28-year old Hollywood star dethroned Jennifer Lawrence, who had topped the list for two years running, with the help of a $26 million pretax income...

Asianmarkets-111914_13Aug17.jpg Asian stock markets are rebounding on Monday after the previous session's sell-off, with investors resorting to bargain hunting following the positive cues from Wall Street and as worries about rising tensions between the U.S. and North Korea eased. Investor sentiment was also bolstered by better-than-expected Japanese GDP data, while a raft of Chinese economic data missed expectations.
stockhigh-081417.jpg European stocks may follow their Asian peers higher on Monday as investors put geopolitical tensions on the back burner and cheered new data from Japan showing that the economy grew at the fastest pace in more than two years in the second quarter, helped...
China-IP-RS-081417.jpg China's industrial output and retail sales grew at weaker rates at the start of the third quarter as measures to de-leverage the economy and cool property markets weighed on activity. Data from the National Bureau of Statistics showed that industrial production grew 6.4 percent year-on-year in July, slower than the 7.6 percent increase in June and the expected 7.1 percent.
Chefs-Warehouse-081417.jpg Shares of The Chefs' Warehouse Inc. (CHEF) are up 11% year-to-date, a tad higher than the 9% return for the S&P 500 index during the same period.
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Trump-Image2-081817.jpg President Donald Trump traveled to Camp David on Friday to meet with top national security officials to discuss his administration's strategy on Afghanistan. Trump will reportedly discuss several options for Afghanistan with Defense Secretary Jim Mattis,...
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ChairmanCorker-081817.jpg Senator Bob Corker, R-Tenn., offered pointed criticism of President Donald Trump on Thursday, becoming the latest Republican lawmaker to speak out against the president in reaction to his response to last weekend's violent events in Charlottesville, Virginia.
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MalaysiaGDP-081817.jpgMalaysia's economic growth accelerated unexpectedly to the fastest pace in more than two years in the second quarter on robust private consumption. Gross domestic product grew 5.8 percent year-on-year in the second quarter, faster than the 5.6 percent expansion seen in the first quarter, the Department of Statistics reported Friday. The annual rate was forecast to ease to 5.4 percent.
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Hahn Brothers, Inc., a ham manufacturer, is recalling about 115,773 pounds of ready-to-eat ham products as they contained malted barley, a known allergen, which was not declared on the final product label. The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service or FSIS said that the recall was due to misbranding and an undeclared allergen.
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Canadian stocks tumbled Friday amid indications a rate hike from the Bank of Canada is in the cards. Headline inflation rate rose to 1.2 percent from June's 20-month low of 1.0 per cent, matching analysts' expectations, and core inflation stripping out energy prices were also higher, Statistics Canada...
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Tech companies are joining a growing backlash in Silicon Valley against the cyber presence of neo-Nazis and other hate groups after Charlottesville attack. The companies, including Apple, Facebook and Reddit, are beginning to take action after the tragedy highlighted neo-Nazi communities across the internet.
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In today's Spotlight column, the company we are featuring is ANI Pharmaceuticals Inc. (ANIP). More
AstraZeneca and Merck & Co., Inc., (MRK) announced that the US Food and Drug Administration has granted approval for the PARP inhibitor, LYNPARZA or olaparib, as follows: New use of LYNPARZA tablets as a maintenance treatment of adult patients with... More
youtubetv-081817.jpg Cable-cutters have now one more reason to do so as live television streaming will be available on YouTube TV in 14 more markets in the U.S.
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Economic Calendar
DateIndicatorPeriodCountry
08/18/17 13:0Baker Hughes - Rig CountAUG 18 United States
08/18/17 11:0CB Coincidence IndexJUN Mexico
08/18/17 11:0CB Leading IndexJUN Mexico
08/18/17 9:30CB Coincidence IndexJUN France
08/18/17 9:30CB Leading IndexJUN France
08/18/17 8:30Core CPI (M-o-M)JUL Canada
Complete Economic Calendar
FDA Calendar
Event DateSymbolDrug NameEvent Name
11/16/17RARERecombinant human beta-glucuronidase (BLA)FDA decision on rhGUS for the treatment of Mucopolysaccharidosis VII
11/10/17DVAXHEPLISAV-B (NDA resubmission)FDA decision on HEPLISAV-B for treatment of hepatitis B
11/09/17BMYSprycel (sNDA)FDA decision on Sprycel to treat children with Philadelphia chromosome-positive chronic phase chronic myeloid leukemia
10/30/17EGRXPemetrexed Injection (NDA)FDA decision on Pemetrexed for the treatment of Locally Advanced or Metastatic Nonsquamous Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer, and Mesothelioma
10/28/17JNJXARELTO (sNDA)FDA decision for a 10 mg dose to reduce the risk of recurrent venous thromboembolism
Complete FDA Calendar