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USA stocks close higher as North Korea fears ease USA stocks close higher as North Korea fears ease
- August 15, 2017

The yen also advanced further after a brief pull-back overnight. Among major Tokyo shares, Uniqlo operator Fast Retailing fell 1.88 per cent to 31,870 yen while telecom giant SoftBank, another market heavyweight, dropped 0.95 per cent to 8,669 yen. (more...)
Pandora names former Sling TV executive its CEO Pandora names former Sling TV executive its CEO
- August 15, 2017

CFO Naveen Chopra was appointed to interim CEO at the time as the company started its search for a permanent replacement. Lynch is the founding CEO of Sling TV , Dish Network 's online service for live TV that launched in 2015. And those investors have to be hoping that Lynch will provide some stability to Pandora , which for more than a year has been marked by concerns about its future in the music-streaming market. (more...)
Jacob Rees-Mogg mulls Tory leadership bid Jacob Rees-Mogg mulls Tory leadership bid
- August 15, 2017

Tory MP Jacob Rees-Mogg has moved to quash speculation that he is considering a leadership bid, insisting he backs Theresa May "unequivocally". The pro-EU peer and journalist branded the backbencher an "absolute throwback" and claimed his appointment would spell "the end" for the Conservative party . (more...)
Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc
- August 15, 2017

Finally, Renaissance Technologies LLC raised its stake in Chipotle Mexican Grill by 99.0% in the first quarter. The stock increased 1.17% or $3.76 on August 11, reaching $326.41. IFC Holdings Incorporated FL raised its stake in shares of Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE:CMG) on Wednesday, March 16 with "Hold" rating. Voya Invest Lc accumulated 19,311 shares. (more...)
Tesla Tiny House hits the road in Australia Tesla Tiny House hits the road in Australia
- August 15, 2017

Inside the house is a mobile Tesla design studio that will enable customers to configure Solar Plus energy storage for their home - it's reminiscent of a similar design studio the company hosted previous year, in which it let customers design their own Tesla cars. (more...)
McDonald's Corporation Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (NYSE:MCD)
- August 15, 2017

The stock increased 1.37% or $0.74 on August 11, reaching $54.78. The Fdx Advisors Inc holds 52,984 shares with $6.45 million value, up from 26,743 last quarter. The stock of McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) earned "Outperform" rating by Cowen & Co on Tuesday, June 20. The stock of Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC) has "Buy" rating given on Tuesday, July 25 by Bank of America. (more...)
JC Penney Company, Inc
- August 15, 2017

Taking a glance at where the stock might be directed in the future, on a consensus basis, the sell-side has a 52 week price target of $6.83 on the stock, this valuation is based on 19 number of opinions. The stock price recently experienced a 5-day gain of 7.06% with 0.6 average true range (ATR). ( JCP ) has the market capitalization of $1.46 Billion. (more...)
Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation
- August 14, 2017

About 24,689 shares traded. Moody's Corporation (NYSE:MCO) has risen 23.29% since August 14, 2016 and is uptrending. TD Asset Management Inc.'s holdings in Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation were worth $15,514,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. (more...)
Eldorado Gold Corporation (EGO) Earning Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Analysis Finds
- August 14, 2017

Shell Asset Management Co. now owns 915,235 shares of the mining company's stock valued at $4,823,000 after buying an additional 195,100 shares during the last quarter. Company shares last traded at $1.99 which is much lower than the 50 day moving average which is $2.39 and impressively lower than the 200 day moving average of $3.09. (more...)
Ryanair Says that UK Airports Have a Drinking Problem Ryanair Says that UK Airports Have a Drinking Problem
- August 14, 2017

Panorama said more than half the cabin crew staff who answered a survey said they had either experienced or witnessed verbal, physical or sexual abuse on a United Kingdom flight. The aviation authority introduced a code of conduct in July 2016 which most of the leading British airlines and airports have signed up to. Ryanair banned duty free alcohol on its flights to Ibiza in 2015, while the head of tourism for the Balearic Islands has urged the European Union to ban alcohol on flights ... (more...)
The Compania Cervecerias Unidas, (CCU) Getting Positive Press Coverage, Report Finds
- August 14, 2017

It has outperformed by 241.69% the S&P500. About 15.17 million shares traded. Its up 6.05% from 1.97M shares previously. The SI to Heico Corporation's float is 3.65%. (ADR) (NYSE:CCU) has risen 21.36% since August 11, 2016 and is uptrending. The firm earned "Neutral" rating on Tuesday, August 4 by JP Morgan. The firm has "Buy" rating by TH Capital given on Friday, November 4. (more...)
Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM) Sets New 1-Year Low at $78.21 Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM) Sets New 1-Year Low at $78.21
- August 14, 2017

It has underperformed by 25.78% the S&P500. The average volume of a stock suggests the liquidity of a particular company. The institutional investor held 32,060 shares of the farming and seeds and milling company at the end of 2016Q4, valued at $2.17 million, down from 44,745 at the end of the previous reported quarter. (more...)
Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) Insider Sells $1980462.00 in Stock
- August 14, 2017

Moreover, Dean Capital Management has 0.84% invested in the company for 55,750 shares. Guinness Asset Mgmt Limited invested 2.04% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). The rating was maintained by Wunderlich with "Hold" on Friday, January 29. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Microsoft Corporation from a "strong-buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research note on Monday, July 24th. (more...)
Tesla CEO Elon Musk Thinks Artificial Intelligence Is Scarier North Korea Nukes Tesla CEO Elon Musk Thinks Artificial Intelligence Is Scarier North Korea Nukes
- August 14, 2017

He followed the North Korea tweet by saying : "Everything. that's a danger to the public is regulated". "If you're not concerned about AI safety, you should be". As he noted in his Tweets this evening, "OpenAI first ever to defeat world's best players in competitive eSports". Just last month, he told a gathering of USA governors that "it is the biggest risk that we face as a civilization", he said. (more...)
BP fires up two major gas projects in Trinidad and Australia BP fires up two major gas projects in Trinidad and Australia
- August 14, 2017

BP has started production from its Juniper offshore gas field development in Trinidad & Tobago. BP Trinidad and Tobago reported first gas from the Juniper development, its first subsea field development in Trinidad, on-schedule and under budget. (more...)
IFP Advisors Inc Boosts Stake in iShares MSCI South Africa Index (EZA) IFP Advisors Inc Boosts Stake in iShares MSCI South Africa Index (EZA)
- August 14, 2017

You can see this when the TL flattens in small portions to move with price and its moments of ranging. A value of 25-50 would indicate a strong trend. Investors may be watching other technical indicators such as the Williams Percent Range or Williams %R. The firm owned 1,488,893 shares of the exchange traded fund's stock after buying an additional 1,087,848 shares during the period. (more...)
Unusual Volume Spikes For: Chesapeake Energy Corporation (CHK) Unusual Volume Spikes For: Chesapeake Energy Corporation (CHK)
- August 14, 2017

Nxp Semiconductors Nv now has $38.82B valuation. The stock declined 0.84% or $0.04 reaching $4.11 per share. About 391,670 shares traded. Verizon Communications Inc. Investors sentiment increased to 0.94 in 2016 Q4. Its down 0.14, from 0.98 in 2016Q3. It worsened, as 66 investors sold CHK shares while 91 reduced holdings. (more...)
The Sabra Healthcare REIT, Inc. (SBRA) to Issue Dividend of $0.36
- August 14, 2017

Municipal Employees Retirement System of MI now owns 14,910 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock worth $416,000 after buying an additional 150 shares during the period. The business's revenue for the quarter was up.1% on a year-over-year basis. Russell Investments Group Ltd. bought a new stake in Sabra Healthcare REIT during the fourth quarter valued at approximately $120,000. (more...)
Solar thermal power plant announced for Port Augusta Solar thermal power plant announced for Port Augusta
- August 14, 2017

That process heats molten salt to 565 degrees celsius with the heat used to generate steam, drive a turbine and produce 150 megawatts of electricity, even when the sun doesn't shine. Port Augusta community organisation Repower, which has long campaigned for a solar-thermal plant, has hailed the plant's construction as a big win for the local community. (more...)
UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) Charts Reveal Positive Trend
- August 14, 2017

Goldman Sachs Group Inc now has $88.23 billion valuation. The stock rose 0.33% or $0.59 reaching $179.94 per share. About 87,264 shares traded. It is down 0.00% since August 14, 2016 and is. The Illinois-based Oberweis Asset Management Inc has invested 1.25% in the stock. It also upped Procter And Gamble Co (NYSE:PG) stake by 7,122 shares and now owns 159,718 shares. (more...)
Invesco Municipal Opportunity Trust Invesco Municipal Opportunity Trust
- August 14, 2017

Deutsche Bank AG reissued a "sell" rating and issued a GBX 275 ($3.58) price objective on shares of BlackRock LT Municipal Advantage Trust in a research note on Monday, April 24th. The correct version of this piece of content can be read at https://theolympiareport.com/2017/08/14/ifc-holdings-incorporated-fl-increases-position-in-invesco-municipal-opportunity-trust-nysevmo.html. (more...)
VirTra Inc (VTSI) Shares Tick Up 7.00%
- August 14, 2017

The Ichimoku Kinko Hyo system includes five kinds of signal, of which this site highlights the most recent of each for each ticker. The signal for this strategy is given when the tenkan sen crosses over the kijun sen. The original guidelines focused on creating buy/sell signals when the reading moved above +100 or below -100. The latest reading places the stock above the Ichimoku cloud which indicates positive momentum and a potential buy signal. (more...)
Target acquisition bolsters delivery capabilities, brings new VP technology Target acquisition bolsters delivery capabilities, brings new VP technology
- August 14, 2017

Target ( TGT +0.3%) acquires transportation technology player Grand Junction to help it accelerate efforts to transform its supply chain. Terms of the transaction weren't disclosed. Merging with Target will force Grand Junction to close out its work for other retailers like Office Depot Inc. and CVS Health Corp. Target hopes the buyout will help differentiate its offerings, particularly in the local delivery space. (more...)
Dollar edges higher but outlook wary Dollar edges higher but outlook wary
- August 14, 2017

Trump launched another rhetorical salvo at the North to keep its nuclear weapons and ballistic missile programmes in check. . "Traders should closely watch global equities today, with further falls and risk aversion likely pumping more safe-haven flows into precious metals", said Jeffrey Halley, a senior market analyst at OANDA. (more...)
Cloud Peak Energy Inc. (NYSE:CLD) Stock Rating Lowered by ValuEngine Cloud Peak Energy Inc. (NYSE:CLD) Stock Rating Lowered by ValuEngine
- August 14, 2017

It has outperformed by 69.93% the S&P500. Ameriprise Financial Inc downsized its stake by shedding 11,607 shares a decrease of 2.4%. The company has market cap of $6.51 billion. Halsey Assocs Inc Ct has invested 2.51% in Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB). Glg Ptnrs LP reported 301,914 shares or 0.67% of all its holdings. Capstone Asset holds 26,620 shares. (more...)
Taxi! Philippine government suspends Uber for one month Taxi! Philippine government suspends Uber for one month
- August 14, 2017

Both Uber and Grab have been in the crosshairs of the LTFRB after it had been discovered that both companies have fielding new TNVS providers without proper accreditation from the LTFRB. The LTFRB summoned Uber to a hearing last July 27 after it found that the transport network company violated the board's order prohibiting the acceptance and activation of TNVS. (more...)
Chinese Firm Makes Buyout Offer For Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV Chinese Firm Makes Buyout Offer For Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV
- August 14, 2017

Carroll Financial Associates Inc.'s holdings in Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. were worth $456,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Capital Asset Advisory Services LLC bought a new position in Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. TRADEMARK VIOLATION NOTICE: "Morgan Stanley Reaffirms "Overweight" Rating for Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. ( FCAU )" was first posted by BNB Daily and is the property of of BNB Daily. (more...)
Oil Prices Dip On Weak Chinese Refining Activity Oil Prices Dip On Weak Chinese Refining Activity
- August 14, 2017

Brent crude futures are at $51.92 per barrel and down 0.4 percent, from their last close, U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures are at $48.70 a barrel, down 0.3 percent, Reuters reported. "Runs were slightly below our expectations, as fuel demand growth remained tepid and stocks were brimming", said Harry Liu, a downstream consultant with IHS Markit. (more...)
Aldi partners with Instacart for online delivery Aldi partners with Instacart for online delivery
- August 14, 2017

Through the deal, customers in Los Angeles, Dallas and Atlanta can order their groceries - including fresh fruit and vegetables - online for delivery in as little as an hour. The pilot is created to test demand for online grocery and could be extended to more cities if successful, Reuters reported this weekend. "There's a clear demand for quality grocery delivery, and ALDI and Instacart are working together to meet it". (more...)
Lumbard & Kellner LLC Lowers Position in Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) Lumbard & Kellner LLC Lowers Position in Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT)
- August 14, 2017

Given that its average daily volume over the 30 days has been 772.37 million shares a day, this signifies a pretty significant change over the norm. It has underperformed by 8.53% the S&P500. Among 34 analysts covering Wal-Mart Stores Inc (NYSE:WMT), 17 have Buy rating , 1 Sell and 16 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. On average, analysts predict that Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (more...)