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Analyst Activity - Jefferies Group LLC Reiterates Sell on Merck & Co. (NYSE:MRK)

About shares traded. TJX Companies Inc (NYSE:TJX) has declined 2.02% since May 24, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 7.39% the S&P500. Merck & Co. The firm had revenue of $9.43 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $9.25 billion. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have assigned a hold rating and twelve have assigned a buy rating to the company.


Officers: 4 killed in bombing attack on Iraqi training camp

Officers: 4 killed in bombing attack on Iraqi training camp

At least 17 Iraqi soldiers were killed in separate suicide attacks by Daesh militants in Mosul on Sunday. Iraqi forces, backed by the USA -led coalition, officially launched the operation to retake Mosul in October. The notes do not outline eventual uses for the toxic chemicals, but the experiments were apparently part of a much larger weapons development program started by Islamic State when it took control of the city, designed for developing local chemical weapons - which have been ...


I will make World Health Organisation more relevant, says British candidate

I will make World Health Organisation more relevant, says British candidate

Tedros will begin his five-year term after Margaret Chan , a former Hong Kong health director, steps down on June 30. Margaret Chan , who has been overseeing the agency since 2006. Previously the executive committee offered just one candidate for states to rubber stamp. Less visible, but just as relevant has been "the way World Health Organization has built a safety net that encircles the globe in the form of thousands of laboratories specialized in the surveillance and diagnosis of ...


Turkey slams US over 'aggressive' acts against bodyguards

Turkey slams US over 'aggressive' acts against bodyguards

It hit out at "the inability of U.S. authorities to take sufficient precautions at every stage of the official programme". The Turkish Foreign Ministry said it had summoned the US Ambassador to Ankara , John Bass , to be given a " written and verbal protest " over the brief detention of two official security personnel.