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McDonald's said Monday that the introduction of fresh beef at its restaurants just over one year ago has helped it gain market share in the informal eating out or IEO category for the first time in five years. In May 2018, the burger chain switched...

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Germany's business sentiment weakened to the lowest level in more than four years in June as companies turned increasingly pessimistic about months ahead amid trade wars. The business confidence index dropped more-than-expected to 97.4 in June from...

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President Donald Trump has followed through on previously announced plans to impose new sanctions on Iran after an unmanned U.S. surveillance drone was recently shot down by Iranian forces. Trump told reporters at the White House on Monday that the...

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With traders reluctant to make significant moves following recent strength on Wall Street, stocks continue to turn in a lackluster performance in mid-day trading on Monday. While the Dow has managed to remain modestly higher, the broader Nasdaq and...

wallstreet-july26_17jun19.jpg Buying interest was somewhat subdued, although stocks still managed to end Monday's trading mostly higher. The tech-heavy Nasdaq outperformed its counterparts after underperforming in the previous session.
marijuanalegalization-jun18.jpg China's drug enforcement body said that the legalization of marijuana in Canada and some U.S. states are a "new threat to China". According to CNN, Liu Yuejin, deputy director of China's National Narcotics Control Commission, reported a surge in drugs being smuggled into China over the past year, with the illegal packages primarily linked to North America.
reservebankofaustralia-jun18.jpg Policymakers of Reserve Bank of Australia suggested that it was more likely than not that a further easing in monetary policy would be appropriate in the period ahead. According to the minutes of the monetary policy meeting held on June 4, members said developments in the labor market would be particularly important, in assessing whether more easing was appropriate.
preview-jun18.jpg Economic sentiment data from Germany is due on Tuesday, headlining a light day for the European economic news. At 2.00 am ET, the European Automobile Manufacturers Association publishes Europe's new car registrations data for May. Sales had dropped 0.4 percent annually in April.
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donald-trump3-113018_24jun19.jpg President Donald Trump has followed through on previously announced plans to impose new sanctions on Iran after an unmanned U.S. surveillance drone was recently shot down by Iranian forces. Trump told reporters at the White House on Monday that the U.S. does not seek conflict with Iran but said his administration will continue to increase pressure on Tehran.
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senatorjoshhawleys-jun19.jpg Sen. Josh Hawley (R-MO) is introducing a Bill in the Senate, which aims to make big tech companies accountable for political neutrality in their online content. The Bill makes it imperative for the companies to possess the Federal Trade Commission's "politically neutral" certification to claim immunity from potential legal disputes over content posted to their websites. As per an amendment propo
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China's drug enforcement body said that the legalization of marijuana in Canada and some U.S. states are a "new threat to China". According to CNN, Liu Yuejin, deputy director of China's National Narcotics Control Commission, reported a surge in drugs being smuggled into China over the past year, with the illegal packages primarily linked to North America.
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FedEx Corp. said it missed delivery of a Huawei Technologies package in the U.S. due to an "operational error" and has apologized for the incident, according to reports. The package delivery giant also reportedly said it will accept and deliver all Huawei products, except for shipments to addresses of Huawei and affiliates listed on the U.S. Entity List.
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Bitcoin retreated Monday after hitting its highest price in 15 months at the weekend. On Saturday, the world's most popular cryptocurrency crossed $11000, and hit $11135, a price never seen since March 2018. After paring its gains slightly, Bitcoin is trading at $10872 on Coinbase at the time of this writing. Bitcoin has been on a strong recovery path from its 2018 lows in recent months. Last Read More
Everyone dreads catching a viral infection. The word "virus" has its origin in Latin, which means slimy liquid or poison, and it has been associated with a number of disease outbreaks, epidemic, and pandemic. Now, let's take a look at some of the viruses that are posing a constant threat to mankind. Read More
Allergan plc (AGN) announced FDA clearance of its CoolTone device for improvement of abdominal tone, strengthening of the abdominal muscles, and development for firmer abdomen. Allergan said it is now taking orders for the device, and first units will... Read More
parisairshow-062119.jpg This year's Paris Air Show generated huge interest in hybrid and electric aircraft, with small companies and startups vying with the aerospace giants to showcase their latest technology. Electrically-propelled aircraft are being developed primarily for use as urban flying taxis and longer-range aircraft. Commercial aviation currently accounts for nearly two percent of global carbon emissions.
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Economic Calendar
DateIndicatorPeriodCountry
06/24/19 9:0Business SentimentJUN Belgium
06/24/19 9:0CB Leading IndexMAY China
06/24/19 9:0CB Coincidence IndexMAY China
06/24/19 5:0Wage Cost Index (Y-o-Y)MAY Iceland
06/24/19 5:0Wage Cost Index (M-o-M)MAY Iceland
06/24/19 5:0Financial Account Balance - BoPQ1 Malta
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FDA Calendar
Event DateSymbolDrug NameEvent Name
09/15/19AVDLAV001 (NDA)FDA decision on AV001 for Hospital product
09/13/19AIMTAR101 (BLA)FDA panel to review AR101 for Peanut Allergy
09/03/19CELGFedratinib (NDA)FDA decision on Fedratinib for myelofibrosis
09/02/19RHHBYTecentriq (sBLA)FDA decision on Tecentriq plus chemotherapy in metastatic non-squamous non-small cell lung cancer
08/25/19DSKYF.PKQuizartinib (NDA)FDA decision on Quizartinib for the treatment of adult patients with relapsed/refractory FLT3-ITD acute myeloid leukemia
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