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USA stocks open modestly higher, hitting records, after jobs report

USA stocks open modestly higher, hitting records, after jobs report

The Dow Jones industrial average gained 135.53, or 0.6 percent, to 21,144.18. The index had hit a record high of 21176.30.The S&P 500.SPX was flat at 2,430.12, slightly easing from an all-time high of 2433.37.The Nasdaq Composite.IXIC was up 13.26 points, or 0.21 percent, at 6,260.09.



Prime Minister inaugurates India's longest river bridge in Assam

It will also reduce the distance and travel time between the two states. He also highlighted the development initiative taken up by the BJP government at the Centre for the northeast region for which improving the railway infrastructure was also in the pipeline to speed up the economic progress.



Blackrock California Municipal 2018 Term Trust's (NYSE:BJZ) Sentiment is 2

Blackrock Taxable Municipal Bond Trust (NYSE:BBN) has risen 1.64% since June 1, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 23.56% the S&P500. Investors sentiment increased to 1.44 in Q4 2016. RLI's profit will be $25.73 million for 24.09 P/E if the $0.58 EPS becomes a reality. Shares for $30,635 were bought by Cogut Charles I on Wednesday, May 10.



Here is What Institutional Investors Think About Cisco Systems Inc (NASDAQ:CSCO)

The stock increased 0.08% or $0.01 on June 1, reaching $18.76. About 2.54M shares traded. On average, analysts expect that Cisco Systems, Inc . will post $2.38 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. It has a 16.09 P/E ratio. The Company's divisions include Community Banking and Consumer Finance. 1St Global Advisors Inc acquired 11,915 shares as Cisco Sys Inc (CSCO)'s stock declined 7.50%.



Horizon Discovery Group PLC's (HZD) Buy Rating Reiterated at N+1 Singer

It has underperformed by 12.44% the S&P500. Ten investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have issued a hold rating and five have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The Firm operates through two divisions: Flight Support and Aftermarket Services. After $0.69 actual earnings per share reported by Pfizer Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -5.80% negative EPS growth.


Maduro taps top aides to lead Venezuela constitution rewrite

Maduro taps top aides to lead Venezuela constitution rewrite

Opposition member of parliament Miguel Pizarra accused police of using live ammunition as well as rubber bullets against the crowd. Masked demonstrators walk carrying a golf club, center, and homemade shield as they join a march against the government of President Nicolas Maduro in Caracas , Venezuela , May 31, 2017.