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Hamas elects Haniyeh as new political chief

Meshaal is stepping down because he's served a maximum two terms in office. Outgoing Hamas leader Khaled Meshaal said Hamas's fight was not against Judaism as a religion but against what he called "aggressor Zionists". His late father, Abdul Salam Haniya, was a Palestinian refugee and a fisherman, who escaped with his family from a small town near Ashkelon to the Gaza Strip during the 1948 Arab-Israeli war, shortly before the birth of the state of Israel.


Wall Street to open flat after Macron wins French election

Wall Street to open flat after Macron wins French election

Though EUR/USD broke out above the 1.0950 previous resistance level prior to Sunday's election, and then went on to hit a six-month high around 1.1020 shortly after the election outcome was known, the subsequent pullback is showing a critical loss of momentum for the euro just as the US dollar has begun to show signs of rebounding.



Snap CEO dismisses growth shortfall, scoffs at Facebook

William Blair reissued their outperform rating on shares of Snap Inc (NYSE:SNAP) in a report released on Thursday morning. Snap's revenue jumped almost four-fold year-over-year to $149.6 million but fell short of the average analyst forecast of $158 million, according to Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.



Rod Rosenstein: Caught in the James Comey sacking storm

The move sent shockwaves across Washington. During a visit to Capitol Hill on Thursday, Rosenstein told Sinclair Broadcast Group that he is not resigning and that he did not threaten to quit. However, last week t White House press secretary Sean Spicer said Mr Comey had the president's confidence. President Trump is grappling with the gravest controversy of his presidency as the storm kicked up by his firing of FBI Director James Comey rumbles on.


Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) Shares Bought by Pinnacle Financial Partners Inc

Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) Shares Bought by Pinnacle Financial Partners Inc

Verizon Communications Inc. has a 52-week low of $45.76 and a 52-week high of $56.95. Verizon Communications Inc. The firm has a market cap of $187.73 billion, a PE ratio of 15.39 and a beta of 0.43. The consensus recommendation by Thomson Reuters analysts is Outperform and their mean rating for the stock is 2.00 on scale of 1-5. The current share price indicates that stock is -24.49% away from its one year high and is moving 1082.67% ahead of its 52-week low.



Overbuying Stock in the Spotlight: DryShips Inc. (NASDAQ:DRYS)

Further, analysts have a 12 month target price of $16800.00 on company shares. The Company has 48.80 million shares outstanding and 48.80 million shares were floated in market. In the last six months the stock's performance fell -85.39% while yearly performance of the company fell -99.60%. Year to date (YTD) refers to the period beginning the first day of the current calendar or fiscal year up to the current date.