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Franco Nevada Corp (TSE:FNV) PT Raised to C$110.00 at CIBC Franco Nevada Corp (TSE:FNV) PT Raised to C$110.00 at CIBC
- August 12, 2017

As of quarter end Ubs Asset Management Americas Inc had acquired 2,228 shares growing its holdings by 3.0%. Janney Montgomery Scott LLC raised its position in shares of Franco-Nevada Corporation by 0.8% in the second quarter. This dividend represents a yeild of $1.55 which is the dividend as a percentage of the current share price. The stock of Franco Nevada Corp (NYSE:FNV) is a huge mover today! If you are accessing this piece of content on another website, it was copied illegally and ... (more...)
Markets Right Now: US stocks trade lower at midday Markets Right Now: US stocks trade lower at midday
- August 12, 2017

Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, and the heavily weighted financials group lead broad declines. BONDS: Bond prices rose. The S&P 500 closed 0.24 percent lower at 2,474.92, with materials leading decliners. MALL RATS: Several real estate investment trusts that own malls were down. Taylor Wimpey's share price fell 2.2%, followed by Persimmon's 2% decline. (more...)
FTSE 100 down as shares hit by US-North Korea tensions FTSE 100 down as shares hit by US-North Korea tensions
- August 12, 2017

Pacific territory. The Dow Jones Industrial Average slid 33.08 (-0.15 percent) to finish at 22,085.34. And when the S&P 500 breaks a streak of 50+ trading days without a 1%+ up move, the index actually averages a decline over the next month and a gain of just 0.86% over the next three months. (more...)
ALERT: 700, 000 potentially contaminated eggs in United Kingdom food chain ALERT: 700, 000 potentially contaminated eggs in United Kingdom food chain
- August 12, 2017

Waitrose, Sainsbury's , Asda and Morrisons are all recalling the egg-containing products , although the agency said that some of the recalled products will have already been consumed. The finding of Fipronil in Dutch eggs led to a national egg crisis, with millions of eggs being taken out of the supermarkets since the start of August, around 180 poultry companies being closed and millions of chickens being killed. (more...)
Jefferies Group Brokers Reduce Earnings Estimates for Healthcare Realty Trust Incorporated (HR) Jefferies Group Brokers Reduce Earnings Estimates for Healthcare Realty Trust Incorporated (HR)
- August 12, 2017

Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 22,461,415 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock valued at $463,603,000 after buying an additional 1,676,832 shares during the period. As of quarter end Norges Bank had bought 150,700 shares growing its stake by 16.9%. Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund's holdings in Healthcare Realty Trust were worth $1,451,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. (more...)
BlackRock Municipal Income Trus (NYSE:BFK) Trading Volume Significantly Higher
- August 12, 2017

The total value of its holdings increased 5.4%. Including today's unusual volume, BlackRock Long-Term Municipal Advantage Trust's stock is performing at 6.47% on the year. ILLEGAL ACTIVITY NOTICE: "BlackRock LT Municipal Advantage Trust (NYSE:BTA) Earns Buy Rating from Numis Securities Ltd" was reported by StockNewsTimes and is the sole property of of StockNewsTimes. (more...)
Real Madrid claims Super Cup with 2-1 win over Manchester United Real Madrid claims Super Cup with 2-1 win over Manchester United
- August 12, 2017

It says a lot about the actual stakes of the Super Cup that this was the primary issue ahead of notionally prestige match between two of Europe's premier clubs. Madrid are being touted as the strong favourites to sign the Monaco sensation and Bale is the most likely to be sacrificed in order to make room for the French global teenager. (more...)
Dollar hits eight-week low vs yen, North Korea tensions spook investors
- August 12, 2017

The FTSE 100 index of leading British shares was 0.7 percent lower at 7,489. With the backdrop of rising tensions between North Korea and the U.S ., Strategas Research studied the immediate and longer-term impact on the S&P 500 from a series of key events going back to World War II. (more...)
Dow slips 100 points as tensions with North Korea escalate
- August 12, 2017

The hope that the Fed will have to slow its rate-hike path appeared to stop, at least for now, the near $1-trillion loss in world stocks valuations this week triggered by the war of words between Pyongyang and Washington. Canada Goose Holdings Inc (GOOS.TO) fell 3.6 per cent to $23.16, but the luxury down-coat maker initially jumped more than 7 per cent after reporting smaller-than-expected quarterly loss. (more...)
No need to panic, Guam governor says after North Korea threat No need to panic, Guam governor says after North Korea threat
- August 12, 2017

Naval Base Guam is an important outpost for United States fast-attack nuclear powered submarines that are a key means for gathering intelligence in the region, including off the Korean peninsula and in the South China Sea, where Beijing has been building military bases on man-made islands. (more...)
Wall St stops stocks' bleeding, for now; gold, yen tick up Wall St stops stocks' bleeding, for now; gold, yen tick up
- August 12, 2017

Shanghai's main index also tumbled 1.6 percent to 3,208.54 while Australia's S&P/ASX 200 dropped 1.2 percent to 5,693.10. The Dow slid as declines in Apple and Goldman Sachs, down 2.3% and 1.7% respectively, outweighed gains in McDonald's and Coca-Cola, up 1.4% and 0.5% respectively. (more...)
Duke Realty Corporation (DRE) Investment Decreased by Thrivent Financial For Lutherans Duke Realty Corporation (DRE) Investment Decreased by Thrivent Financial For Lutherans
- August 12, 2017

For this year, Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE: DUK ) is performing 11.3%. It has underperformed by 8.39% the S&P500. Mufg Americas Holdings Corp increased Duke Energy Corp New (DUK) stake by 5.64% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. The stock of Duke Energy Corp (NYSE:DUK) earned "Buy" rating by Argus Research on Thursday, October 22. Capital International Sarl reported 0.03% stake. (more...)
Asian shares mixed with Japan and South Korea down on risk tension
- August 12, 2017

With U.S. stocks near record highs , strategists say a pullback is due but so far the North Korean situation does not appear to be a trigger for a major sell-off. The dollar index fell to a session low of 93.35 from 93.56 before it climbed to 93.40. The Swissie also edged higher against the Euro, recording one of the largest single day rises since the January 2015 removal of the "peg" placed by the Swiss National Bank. (more...)
How major U.S. stock market indexes fared Thursday
- August 12, 2017

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson later insisted the USA isn't signalling it's about to mete out a military response despite threats from North Korea suggesting it could attack Guam , a US island territory in the Pacific. The stock fell $3.30 to $30.09. Two weeks ago it saw its biggest weakly fall against the euro since the start of 2015. The Dow Jones industrial average fell 85 points, or 0.2 percent, to 21,962. (more...)
Uber's VP of operations stepping down, will stay on board Uber's VP of operations stepping down, will stay on board
- August 12, 2017

The suit alleges that Kalanick fraudulently withheld critical information from Uber's board of directors when he asked to increase the size of the board from eight to 11 members. Gurley had acted as Kalanick's close confidant and mentor. Besides claims of fraudulent behavior, Benchmark's lawsuit also notes several controversies that have put Uber in a pickle, including its dispute with Waymo, a mishandled rape case in India, sexist allegations, and its alleged tracking program called ... (more...)
North Korea talk drags global stocks lower; gold, yen rise North Korea talk drags global stocks lower; gold, yen rise
- August 12, 2017

Bank Wealth Management. Asian markets struggled again, with Japan's Nikkei feeling the pressure from the rise of the safe-haven yen, which hit an eight-week high. The all-important July inflation numbers out of the U.S. failed to satisfy dollar bulls' hopes of strongly putting a Fed rate hike later in the year back on the table. (more...)
Rio Tinto Posts $3.9B Half-year Profit Rio Tinto Posts $3.9B Half-year Profit
- August 12, 2017

As per Thursday, April 20, the company rating was upgraded by Citigroup. But as its results today show, Rio Tinto has a potent mix of low risks from its strong cash flow and improving business model, as well as a low valuation and high dividends. (more...)
Liberty Media Corporation - Ser (NASDAQ:FWONK) Experiences Heavier than Average Trading Volume Liberty Media Corporation - Ser (NASDAQ:FWONK) Experiences Heavier than Average Trading Volume
- August 12, 2017

Janus Capital Management LLC's holdings in Liberty Interactive Corporation were worth $295,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. First Eagle Investment Management LLC acquired a new stake in Liberty Media Corporation during the second quarter valued at approximately $1,879,000. (more...)
Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PFK) Valuation According To Analysts Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PFK) Valuation According To Analysts
- August 12, 2017

Quadrant Capital Group LLC raised its position in shares of Prudential Financial by 11.1% in the first quarter. Bank of Montreal Can now owns 1,452,721 shares of the financial services provider's stock worth $157,097,000 after buying an additional 668,233 shares during the last quarter. (more...)
Simmering North Korea tensions knock back Wall Street
- August 12, 2017

Japan's Nikkei had been down more than 1% overnight Tuesday and South Korean shares had also slipped. The FTSE 100 was 1.16 percent up at 7,304.48 points as of 12:35 BST on Friday, 11 August 2017. "Had investors believed a real war was on the horizon, all sectors would have declined". "I think this situation is more critical that the market is actually respecting". (more...)
Tech companies lead worst day for USA stock market since May
- August 12, 2017

The Nasdaq composite lost 135 points, or 2.1 percent, to finish at 6,217. This is a share for investors looking for capital growth and willing to accept a higher level of risk. Gold prices rose while the yen hit an eight-week high against the dollar and made broad gains against other peers, reacting to the political tensions stemming from the Korean Peninsula. (more...)
North Korea standoff wipes $1trn off global stocks
- August 12, 2017

The influential financial stocks were among the biggest drags on the index, with Royal Bank of Canada down 1.5 percent to C$92.88, and Manulife Financial Corp falling 4.7 percent to C$24.43, its largest drop since early August previous year. (more...)
Paul Pogba Not Special Insists David Moyes Paul Pogba Not Special Insists David Moyes
- August 12, 2017

I'm 24 now but when you are on the pitch there is no age. I think he's capable of dropping deep or playing in an old-fashioned midfield two but he can get further forward and I expect him to be more effective this year. "But I do think that the machine that Manchester United are now, the size, the players they've got, you know they've got a massive stature to their team, I think Pogba adds to that". (more...)
Sharad Yadav removed, RCP Singh named JD (U) leader in Rajya Sabha Sharad Yadav removed, RCP Singh named JD (U) leader in Rajya Sabha
- August 12, 2017

Confirming the big political development, Bihar JD (U) president Vashishtha Narayan on Saturday said that the JD (U) leaders met Vice President of India Venkaiah Naidu and gave him in writing that Singh will represent the party in the Upper House. (more...)
Amazon UK halves profits, despite passing £1 billion in turnover Amazon UK halves profits, despite passing £1 billion in turnover
- August 12, 2017

Clifton says Amazon's latest numbers show the virtual retailer is paying just £1 in corporation tax compared with £2.41 of business rate paid by physical booksellers, making for quite an uneven playfield. Is its contribution to the United Kingdom a fair trade for tax cuts? "This means that the cost of doing business wipes out the small profits they declare in their United Kingdom accounts, and they end up paying little tax". (more...)
GST effect: IIP contracts to four-year low in June GST effect: IIP contracts to four-year low in June
- August 12, 2017

Nayar wrote. The factory output, as per the new Index of Industrial Production ( IIP ) with revised base year of 2011-12, declined by (-) 0.1 per cent during June from a rise of 2.80 per cent reported for May, 2017. During the quarter ended June, industrial production advanced 2 percent from the corresponding period of previous year. As many as 15 of the sub-sectors of manufacturing recorded a year on year contraction in June 2017. (more...)
USA stocks fall again on North Korea tensions USA stocks fall again on North Korea tensions
- August 12, 2017

Trump followed his warning with a tweet on Wednesday about the strength of the American nuclear arsenal, but expressed hope it would not need to be used. On the currency markets, the pound edged 0.2% lower versus the U.S. dollar at 1.298, as traders responded to another tranche of lacklustre data from the United Kingdom economy. (more...)
Home Depot, Inc. (The) (HD) Position Cut by Highland Capital Management LLC Home Depot, Inc. (The) (HD) Position Cut by Highland Capital Management LLC
- August 12, 2017

Lastly, Credit Suisse Group fixed a $163.00 target price on Home Depot , (The) and issued the shares a "buy" recommendation in a analysis report on Tue, May 2nd. The Firm enables global commerce through the transfer of value and information among the participants. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.8 in 2016 Q4. (more...)
Sales tax free weekend begins today Sales tax free weekend begins today
- August 12, 2017

Lists of apparel and school supplies that may be purchased tax-free can be found on the comptroller's website at TexasTaxHoliday.org. Layaway is also available for anyone who wants to get in on the tax free deal. This year, shoppers will save an estimated $87 million in state and local sales taxes during the sales tax holiday. She says clothes and backpacks that are gadget-friendly will probably fly off shelves this weekend. (more...)
Fidelity National Information Services' (NYSE:FIS) Fidelity National Information Services' (NYSE:FIS) "Overweight" Rating Reiterated at Barclays PLC
- August 12, 2017

Accern also assigned news articles about the insurance provider an impact score of 0 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future. 15,282 shares were sold by Massey Richard N, worth $1.25M. Zero analysts have issued estimates for Fidelity National Financial's earnings. Strs Ohio has 0% invested in Fidelity National Information Servcs Inc (NYSE:FIS) for 14,501 shares. (more...)