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Geopolitical Concerns Lead To Weakness On Wall Street

US stocks closed lower on Tuesday, scaling back from record highs, after Trump's vow to respond aggressively to any North Korean threats triggered a late afternoon selling spree. Unit labor costs had been expected to climb by 1.2 percent compared to the 2.2 percent jump that had been reported for the previous quarter. Wholesale inventories are expected to climb by 0.6%.


Fossil, Lost in the Crowd, Sees Shares Plunge After Earnings Release

Fossil, Lost in the Crowd, Sees Shares Plunge After Earnings Release

Finally, Pacifica Capital Investments LLC raised its stake in shares of Fossil Group by 72.9% in the first quarter . Nisa Investment Advisors LLC now owns 14,300 shares of the accessories brand company's stock worth $250,000 after buying an additional 2,500 shares in the last quarter.



Where you can get free eclipse glasses from 9NEWS

We will also be offering free eclipse glasses while supplies last. With a solar eclipse anticipated in the United States in a month, NASA is warning that not all solar eclipse viewing glasses are safe. "Then when the moon is passing away from the sun, you should be wearing them again". Dr. John Heltsley, optometrist with Heltsley Eye Care, said in a news release that solar retinopathy could occur without any sensation of pain because the retina doesn't have pain receptors, and the injury ...


United States card firm Vantiv clinches $10-billion deal to buy Worldpay

United States card firm Vantiv clinches $10-billion deal to buy Worldpay

The new group - which will be called Worldpay - will have a combined stock market value of approximately 22.2 billion pounds. Vantiv is largely focused on the United States, helping merchants, banks and credit unions accept card payments, as well as gift cards and online payments.


Ralph Lauren Corporation (RL) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Piper Jaffray Companies

Ralph Lauren Corporation (RL) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Piper Jaffray Companies

Capstone Asset Management Co. now owns 3,681 shares of the textile maker's stock worth $272,000 after buying an additional 60 shares in the last quarter. During the same quarter previous year, the company earned $0.88 EPS. The firm also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, July 14th.


British police officer who filmed nude sunbathers from helicopter jailed

British police officer who filmed nude sunbathers from helicopter jailed

Pogmore was the only one present on each of the occasions that filming took place, a spokesman for the Crown Prosecution Service said following the acquittals. Pogmore had been described in court by other members of the air support unit as the "team deviant". "But it was not motivated by anything more sinister than that".