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NI health system ‘at point of collapse’ say surgeons

Northern Ireland’s healthcare system is “at the point of collapse” the Royal College of Surgeons has claimed after waiting times reached an all-time high. More than 300,000 people are waiting to see a consultant, according to figures from the Department of Health. Mark Jones from the Royal College of Surgeons (RCS) described the figures as “distressing” and “unacceptable”. “Patients in the ... Read More »

Apple iPhone event could mark turning point in spite of low expectations, say analysts

With a declining stock, and general negative sentiment against the company, Apple needs to get its mojo back. But lukewarm expectations ahead of Wednesday’s product launch in San Francisco — where CEO Tim Cook is expected to introduce the iPhone 7, among other things — could help push the stock higher in coming months, say analysts. Apple’s fortunes have become ... Read More »

Cramer: Extreme valuations point to a recession

Jim Cramer likes to look at the market from all perspectives. That means listening to the fears of investors and interpreting what drastic valuations could mean for the future of stocks — not just what the charts like the VIX are indicating. “Take, for example, some of the extreme valuations of the market. And when I say extreme, I am ... Read More »