Business FTC seeks to block merger of FanDuel and DraftKings
Author: 0 FTC seeks to block merger of FanDuel and DraftKings

The FTC said on Monday that US antitrust enforcers had approved legal action meant to block the merger of DraftKings and FanDuel , claiming that the combined company would control over 90% of the USA market for paid daily fantasy sports contests.

Business Blue Apron launches IPO roadshow under shadow of Amazon's Whole Foods deal
Author: 0 Blue Apron launches IPO roadshow under shadow of Amazon's Whole Foods deal

Founded in 2012 in Long Island City, Queens, Blue Apron sends weekly boxes of pre-portioned ingredients with instructions for customers to cook meals at home. The underwriters for the offering are Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, Citigroup, Barclays, RBC Capital Markets, SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, Stifel, Canaccord Genuity, Needham, Oppenheimer, Raymond James and William Blair.

Author: 0 Larson outlasts Elliott at Michigan again

Two laps after posting his best time of the session, Johnson lost control of his No. 48 Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet in the middle of Turns 3 and 4 at Michigan International Speedway . At 640 points, he has a five-point advantage on Martin Truex Jr ., who won the first two stages of Sunday's race but finished in sixth place. Larson laid down a lap in 35.616 seconds/202.156 miles per hour in the waning minutes of the third and final round of knock-out style qualifying.

Author: 0 American Midstream Partners, LP (AMID) stock price closed at $13.45

Liberty Mutual Group Asset Mgmt has 0.05% invested in Dominion Energy Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:DM). A high current ratio indicates that the company does not have trouble managing their working capital. Summit Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:SMLP) has a current MF Rank of 7331. Waddell Reed Financial invested in 128,800 shares or 0.02% of the stock.

Business Wall Street set to open higher as beaten down tech stocks rebound
Author: 0 Wall Street set to open higher as beaten down tech stocks rebound

Microsoft MSFT.O and Alphabet GOOGL.O were also up. The tech sector's 1.25 percent rise led the gainers on the S&P 500 . The S&P tech sector is trading at about 18.7 times forward earnings, compared with the historical 10-year average of 14.5, according to Thomson Reuters Datastream.

Business India beats Pakistan 7-1 at Hockey World League semifinal
Author: 0 India beats Pakistan 7-1 at Hockey World League semifinal

Scotland's bid to reach the knockout stages of the Hockey World League semi-finals now rests on Tuesday lunchtime's showdown with Canada after they were bested by Pakistan on Monday. Talwinder capitalised on the advantage as he scored two goals in the second quarter. Though Pakistan came up with good attack, India's defence was rock solid with the goalkeepers putting up a strong performance.

Author: 0 UK PM May will face leadership challenge if she softens Brexit

President Gerry Adams met with Mrs May in London on Thursday , 15 June, and he told her she was playing "fast and loose" with the Good Friday Agreement . We also argued for a financial package. "That means we have to finish out and implement things that have already been agreed". Prompted by her poor election showing, particularly among pro-EU young people who fear losses of jobs and opportunity from Brexit, some of her most senior ministers and two former Conservative prime ...

Business Theresa May called a 'coward' after meeting Grenfell fire victims
Author: 0 Theresa May called a 'coward' after meeting Grenfell fire victims

Mrs May had received criticism after visiting the scene of the blaze on Thursday, but failing to meet any of the survivors . During an interview with Sky News , Leadsom was made to defend the prime minister for her absence. What has changed since then? "I grew up in a similar council estate in South London and this could have easily been my family, my friends, and my community", he said.

Author: 0 Fidessa Group (LON:FDSA) Broker Price Targets

Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, five have assigned a hold rating and eight have given a buy rating to the company. Therefore 47% are positive. The Firm is the holding firm of the Marks & Spencer Group of companies. It has a 57.52 P/E ratio. The Firm operates through four divisions: Engineering and Construction, Field Solutions, Mobile Solutions and Advanced Devices.

Business North Korea: US leaving Paris agreement 'selfish,' 'silly'
Author: 0 North Korea: US leaving Paris agreement 'selfish,' 'silly'

Horowitz said California, with one of the toughest environmental policies in the US, has shown how clean energy can benefit the local economy. "We already have many local employers who are doing great things to make their companies greener by using less energy, cutting their waste and sourcing products responsibly".

Author: 0 58 people missing and presumed dead in London fire

Syrian refugee Mohammed Al Haj Ali is one of the first identified victims. Meanwhile, London mayor Sadiq Khan has said that high-rise tower blocks dating from the 1960s and 1970s could be torn down in the wake of the deadly fire. "This was a awful tragedy that took place". King also said that there are around 4,000 tower blocks in the United Kingdom without automatic fire sprinkler protection systems in place.

Author: 0 German minister sees hope of 'soft' Brexit, with conditions

Anxious by immigration and loss of sovereignty, Britain a year ago voted to end its decades-old membership of the 28-country bloc - the first state ever to do so - in a shock referendum result. "We will leave the customs union when we leave the European Union. A deal like no other in history", Davis said in a statement as he headed into the talks.

Author: 0 Amazon To Acquire Whole Foods Market For $13.7 Billion

Currently, WFM operates approximately 460 grocery stores among the U.S., Canada and the United Kingdom, giving Amazon more operational points in major cities and suburbs. "This deal should leave no doubt that Amazon is deadly serious about dominating all aspects of retail", Paul Cuatrecasas, chief executive of Aquaa Partners, a London-based investment banking firm, said in an email.

Business Whole Foods Markets to be Acquired by Amazon
Author: 0 Whole Foods Markets to be Acquired by Amazon

Wedbush Securities analyst Michael Pachter lent weight to that theory. "The ramifications for all of retail are seismic - not just retailers that sell grocery, but for everyone", Gordon Haskett analyst Chuck Grom said. Both companies said there will be no layoffs, but they did not respond to other questions about Amazon's plans for Whole Foods. Stern replaced Roberta Lang, a longserving in-house legal chief at Whole Foods .

Author: 0 Stock to Watch: Johnson Controls International plc (JCI)

The firm owned 62,915 shares of the auto parts company's stock after buying an additional 6,508 shares during the period. The collective rating of 2.3 for Johnson Controls International plc (JCI ) also leans strongly towards the neutral end of the spectrum.

Author: 0 Oil hits six-week low as Opec fails to curb oversupply

The U.S. oil boom will keep piling on the pain for OPEC well into next year. The International Energy Agency is forecasting USA crude and condensates production to increase by 620,000 bpd in 2017, compared with a prediction that output would be flat in its November assessment.

Author: 0 Oil Prices Slump on Overflowing Supply

The oversupply continues to threaten the commodity since late last month; according to some data provided by the American Petroleum Institute , it revealed that a steady growing of oversupply by 2.8 million barrels last week till June 9. A rapid rise in USA shale oil output will contribute to the increase in non-Opec supply next year, the IEA said. USA oil producers have added more than 400 extra rigs since the end of May 2016 in response to higher oil prices .

Author: 0 Irish, British PMs to meet to talk Brexit, Northern Ireland crisis

Prime Minister Theresa May will offer to protect the rights of European nationals as part of Brexit negotiations later this week. Ms Foster said the talks deadline remained "realistic". then having lost that gamble pursuing a hard Brexit path", Scotland's first minister, Nicola Sturgeon, said. On Brexit, Mrs Foster said the DUP wanted to see "a sensible Brexit and one that works for everybody".

Author: 0 Woman who urged friend to kill himself found guilty of manslaughter

The judge looked at a Carter , Who sobbed through most of the 15-minute hearing, and said: "She called no one, and finally she did not issue a simple additional instruction: 'Get out of the truck '". "You can't keep living this way", Michelle allegedly said in another message. After he exited the truck, Carter told him to " get back in ", prosecutors said.

Author: 0 Euromoney Institutional Investor PLC's (ERM) Buy Rating Reiterated at Investec

They now have a GBX 250 ($3.16) price target on the retailer's stock. In other GB Group plc news, insider David John Wilson acquired 30,000 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, June 6th. The correct version of this piece can be read at

Author: 0 An early US Open departure for Day and McIlroy

The world number two h it just five of them to tie for last in the 156-man field in that category on day one, but still made four bogeys on Friday despite hitting 11 of 14 fairways. "Guess what?" he said to his 4-year-old son. "I'm optimistic with where my game is ... some of where my game is". Still, he set a high bar for himself by winning both the 2015 Masters and U.S.

Author: 0 Vehicle strikes several pedestrians on London road

Secretary general Harun Khan said: "During the night, ordinary British citizens were set upon while they were going about their lives, completing their night worship". Finsbury Park mosque was once infamous as the stamping ground of hook-handed hate preacher Abu Hamza. At this time, it's not known whether the vehicle intentionally or accidentally struck the pedestrians.

Author: 0 Qatar signs $12 billion deal to buy F-15 jets from US

President Donald Trump authorized a $12 billion arms deal with Qatar days after he accused the country of sponsoring terrorism. However a $12 billion (£9.4 billion) deal has now been signed between USA defence chief Jim Mattis and his Qatari counterpart, according to various reports.

Author: 0 Britain eyes Brexit deal 'like no other in history'

Days after a suggestion from French President Emmanuel Macron that Britain could still choose to remain, Mr Davis said there would be no backtracking from British Prime Minister Theresa May's plan to deliver on Brexit . Speaking in advance of the start of what are expected to be largely procedural Brexit talks about talks and their scheduling on Monday morning Mr Hammond said "no deal would be a very, very bad outcome for Britain".

Author: 0 Foster calls on Sinn Féin 'to tango' with DUP in talks

Even before May had called and lost last week's election , Juncker had told her that she had a very tiny and uncertain majority of seven deputies in the Parliament to reckon with the the Herculian task she had to accomplish - to leave the EU and agree the future relations with the Union.

Business Finance Minister meets S Korean Deputy Prime Minister at AIIB meeting
Author: 0 Finance Minister meets S Korean Deputy Prime Minister at AIIB meeting

Sri Mulyani Indrawati on the sidelines of the Board of Governors meeting of the AIIB and discussed issues of mutual interest. In his congratulatory speech, South Korean President Moon Jae-in said that the new silk road will be completed once South Korea and North Korea are connected by rail and he hopes peace in the Korean Peninsula will contribute to stability and integration in Asia.

Author: 0 Verizon Closes $4.5 Billion Yahoo Deal, Marissa Mayer Resigns

Yahoo's operating business will merge AOL , and the new combined digital media company under will be names Oath . Tim Armstrong , former Chief of AOL, will now head Oath, which is part of Verizon's Media and Telematics organization.

Author: 0 Amateur Scheffler plays with poise at US Open

It was the first time since the official world rankings began in 1986 that the top three all missed the cut in a major. Of the five other players who shot a 63 in the third round at a major, none went on to win. "There were a couple of dicey pin placements out there that you had to be careful about, but it was still scoreable". The weather forecast will play a vital role...

Business At least 26 hurt after China Eastern Airlines flight hits turbulence
Author: 0 At least 26 hurt after China Eastern Airlines flight hits turbulence

At least 26 passengers were left injured after a heavy turbulence struck a China Eastern Airlines flight from Paris in southwest China on Sunday (18 June). The turnout at 1500 GMT on Sunday was at its lowest for the second round of parliamentary elections at the same time of day since at least 1997, according to historical data given on the Interior Ministry.