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Mon, Apr 24th, 2017
Cohen & Steers Infrastructure Fund, Inc. (UTF) Notification of Sources of Distribution Under Section 19(a)

NEW YORK , April 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- This press release provides shareholders of Cohen & Steers Infrastructure Fund, Inc. (NYSE: UTF) (the "Fund") with information regarding the sources of...

CNS : 40.87 (-0.27%)
UTF : 22.28 (+0.63%)
SNM Global To Enter Into $1 Million Term Sheet With Funky Biscuit; Will File A Tier 1 Reg A To Complete Acquisitions

MIAMI BEACH, Fla. , April 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- SNM Global Holdings an entertainment/media company has come to terms with Funky Biscuit in a future $1 million joint venture expansion project...

SNMN : 0.0010 (-9.09%)
Shea Moisture hair line company apologizes in ad dust up

The black-founded hair product company Shea Moisture apologized Monday under heavy criticism on social media for a video spot featuring white women.

Alitalia workers nix deal to avoid airline bankruptcy

ROME (AP) — Alitalia employees late Monday rejected a government-brokered package of job and wage cuts that was aimed at saving Italy's flagship airline from bankruptcy.

Border wall, health care jeopardize bill days from shutdown

WASHINGTON (AP) — Partisan disputes over health care and President Donald Trump's border wall threw must-pass spending legislation into jeopardy Monday days ahead of a government shutdown deadline.

Senate confirms Sonny Perdue as agriculture secretary

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate on Monday confirmed former Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue to be agriculture secretary in President Donald Trump's administration as the farming industry looks to Washington for...

In Mexico, fears a new plant will kill wastewater farming

TEPATEPEC, Mexico (AP) — For more than 100 years, most of what gets flushed down Mexico City's toilets has resurfaced two hours to the north in the rivers and reservoirs of the rural Mezquital Valley....

Aviation officer gives his version of United flight removal

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago aviation police officer who pulled a man off a United Airlines flight describes the man as physically and verbally combative during the incident.

Senate confirms former Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue to be agriculture secretary

WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate confirms former Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue to be agriculture secretary.

Figures on government spending and debt

WASHINGTON (AP) — Figures on government spending and debt in millions of dollars. The government's fiscal year runs Oct. 1 through Sept. 30.

Official: 'Silver lining' in hacker, foreign nation alliance

WASHINGTON (AP) — Foreign governments that rely on the services of private criminal hackers leave their operations vulnerable to being exposed and disrupted, creating a "silver living" for U.S. law enforcement...

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces an Investigation Into Whether the Sale of Forestar Group Inc. to Starwood Capital Group for $14.25 Per Share is Fair to Shareholders - FOR

NEW YORK , April 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The following statement is being issued by Levi & Korsinsky, LLP:

FOR : 14.20 (-0.35%)
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MAT : 21.60 (-0.87%)
Choice Properties Real Estate Investment Trust Reports Solid Results for the First Quarter of 2017 and Announces 4.2% Increase to Annual Distributions

TORONTO , April 24, 2017 /CNW/ - Choice Properties Real Estate Investment Trust ("Choice Properties" or the "Trust") (TSX: CHP.UN) today announced its condensed consolidated financial results for the...

CR Bard and Fifth Third Bancorp surge while Ventas sinks

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Monday:

LII : 168.32 (-2.38%)
PPG : 108.01 (+1.95%)
RLJ : 22.12 (-6.27%)
BCR : 302.41 (+19.50%)
VTR : 64.63 (-1.75%)
FITB : 25.33 (+2.88%)
ITW : 139.76 (+3.63%)
US: Turkish man charged with serious national security crime

NEW YORK (AP) — A federal prosecutor said Monday that politically connected lawyers are using inaccuracies to whitewash charges against a prominent Turkish businessman as they try to get Turkey's president...

Wolf, treasurer push pension agencies to cut investment fees

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania's two large public-sector pension agencies got a message from Gov. Tom Wolf on Monday: cut the fees paid to outside firms handling billions in investments.

Valmont Coatings Wins 5 Excellence in Hot-Dip Galvanizing Awards

OMAHA, Neb. , April 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --  Valmont Industries, Inc. (NYSE: VMI ), is a global leader, designing and manufacturing highly engineered products that support global...

VMI : 151.45 (-0.23%)
GM appeal of ignition switch ruling rejected by high court

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Monday turned away an appeal from General Motors Co. seeking to block dozens of lawsuits over faulty ignition switches that one plaintiffs' attorney said could...

GM : 33.91 (+0.47%)
Banco Macro S.A. Informs the Market of the Filing of its Annual Report on Form 20-F for the Fiscal Year Ended December 31, 2016

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina , April 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Banco Macro S.A. (NYSE: BMA; Buenos Aires Stock Exchange: BMA) ("Banco Macro") announces today the filing of its annual report  on Form 20-F...

BMA : 85.81 (+1.14%)

Barchart Morning Call

OVERNIGHT MARKETS AND NEWS Jun E-mini S&Ps ( ESM17 +1.10%) this morning are up by +1.18% to a 5-week high and European stocks soared 3.88% to a 1 -1 /2 year high as global equity markets rallied sharply and EUR/USD ( ^EURUSD ) jumped +1.21%... Read More

Chart of the Day

IHS Markit (INFO) is the Barchart Chart of the Day.  The business information company has a Trend Spotter buy signal, a Weighted Alpha of 31.35+ and gained 24.04% in the last year.
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Brugler Ag Report

Today's Commentary

Corn futures finished mostly 1 1/4 to 2 1/2 cents higher on Monday. After the close, the USDA released the Crop Progress report, showing planting progress in the US higher than estimates, at 17% complete as of Sunday. That is 11% behind the same time...
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Alan Brugler writes this daily agricultural markets overview with opening, midday and closing comments directed at the gain and meat Ag markets.

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