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Fri, Feb 23rd, 2018
Gothamist news sites brought back to life by public radio

NEW YORK (AP) — Gothamist, a pithy news website covering New York City shut down last year after reporters unionized, and satellites in Los Angeles and Washington, D.C., are getting a new life thanks...

Tech, health care companies leading US stocks higher

Technology and health care companies helped drive U.S. stocks broadly higher Friday, placing the market on course to finish a volatile week with a slight gain. Hewlett Packard Enterprise and HP led the...

GIS : 52.94 (-3.66%)
EU leaders can't agree yet on post-Brexit budget

BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union leaders are unlikely to agree this year on a new multiyear budget that will plug a huge funding gap caused by Britain's departure from the bloc, European Council President...

US tightens sanctions on North Korean shipping

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration escalated pressure on North Korea Friday by slapping sanctions on scores of companies and ships accused of illicit trading with the pariah nation. Treasury...

EU warns Turkey after its warships force gas rig to halt

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — The European Union warned Turkey on Friday to rein in its navy after Turkish warships threatened and blocked a rig from reaching a site southeast of Cyprus where it was to drill...

XOM : 77.47 (+2.12%)
US asks judge to approve seizure of 'Pharma Bro' assets

NEW YORK (AP) — "Pharma Bro" Martin Shkreli appeared in court Friday for the first time since a judge locked him up for his online antics, and the brash former pharmaceutical CEO had a new look since...

The Latest: Trump warns of 'very rough' sanctions on NKorea

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on U.S. sanctions against North Korea (all times local):

Ambulance, hospital to pay $1.4M in unneeded-transport case

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A Maine company has entered into a settlement with the government to pay $825,000 to resolve charges it provided medically unnecessary ambulance transportation, federal prosecutors...

US companies distance themselves from NRA as pressure mounts

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. companies are taking a closer look at investments, co-branding deals and other ties to the gun industry and its public face, the National Rifle Association, after the latest school...

SYMC : 27.35 (+1.37%)
RGR : 49.28 (+0.57%)
CB : 143.67 (+0.42%)
VSTO : 18.24 (-0.98%)
BLK : 547.24 (+1.43%)
MET : 47.43 (+1.72%)
Chairman of China's Geely acquires 10 percent of Daimler

WASHINGTON (AP) — Daimler says that Chinese businessman Li Shufu, chairman of Zhejiang Geely, has acquired nearly 10 percent of the German automaker's shares.

The Latest: US companies split with NRA

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the reaction by U.S. companies to the Florida school massacre (all times Eastern):

CB : 143.67 (+0.42%)
MET : 47.43 (+1.72%)
The Latest: Governors push national health care compromise

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on a bipartisan group of governors working on a health care solution (all times local):

Governors push bipartisan national health care compromise

WASHINGTON (AP) — A bipartisan group of governors working to strike compromise on hot-button policy issues took on the question of health care on Friday.

Second judge says Trump can't keep stalling clean-air rules

WASHINGTON (AP) — A second judge has told the Trump administration it can't keep stalling clean-air rules for oil and gas production on federal lands.

Fed expects economic gains to prompt gradual rate hikes

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve says it expects that the ongoing strength of the U.S. economy will warrant gradual increases in interest rates this year, delivering the same steady-as-it-goes message...

UBNC : 16.8000 (+0.30%)
The top 10 songs and albums on the iTunes Store

iTunes Official Music Charts for the week ending February 22, 2018:

NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week

A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue headlines of the week. None of these stories is legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked these...

DNKN : 62.04 (+1.19%)
Correction: Earns-WP Glimcher story

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — In a story Wednesday about Washington Prime Group Inc.'s quarterly results — generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research — The Associated Press...

WPG : 6.79 (+7.10%)
Farmer cuts off snowmobile trail after cow is shot nearby

MADISON, Maine (AP) — A farmer who says his pregnant cow was shot and killed near a snowmobile trail on his property in Maine will no longer let the public ride on the trail.

Group seeks investigation into Zinke's ties to gun company

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A political watchdog organization says U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke appears to have violated a conflict of interest law by meeting with executives of a Montana firearms company...

Barchart Morning Call

OVERNIGHT MARKETS AND NEWS Mar E-mini S&Ps ( ESH18 +0.43%) this morning are up +0.33% on reduced interest rate concerns as the 10-year T-note yield falls below 2.90%. Also, increased M&A activity gave equities a boost after General Mills... Read More

Chart of the Day

Natural Alternativ (NAII)

Natural Alternatives International (NAII) is the Barchart Chart of the Day.  The natural supplement company has a Trend Spotter buy signal, a Weighted Alpga of 34.20+ and gained 32.42% in the last year.
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Brugler Ag Report

Today's Commentary

Corn futures are steady to fractionally lower on Friday. A private export sale of 115,000 MT was reported by the USDA to Egypt for 17/18 delivery. This morning's USDA Export Sales report indicated that the US sold 1.555 MMT of old crop corn during th...
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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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