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Last letter recovered from the Titanic sets world record at auction Last letter recovered from the Titanic sets world record at auction
- October 22, 2017

The three page letter, written by Alexander Oskar Holverson, is believed to be the last known document to be written by a passenger before the sinking of the Titanic on April 15, 1912. The letter was preserved in a pocketbook found on his body when it was recovered. "It's the only letter written on Titanic stationary actually to have gone into the water, so it's bearing those scars from that immersion in the cold North Atlantic", said auctioneer, Andrew Aldridge, of Henry Aldridge and Son ... (more...)
Investors Sell Shares of Comcast Corporation (CMCSA) on Strength (CMCSA)
- October 22, 2017

Stockholders of record on Wednesday, October 4th will be paid a $0.1575 dividend. Honkamp Krueger Financial Services Inc. grew its stake in shares of Comcast Corporation by 14.3% during the third quarter. The dividend payment was $0.158 per share for the quarter which is $0.63 annualized. Next quarter's EPS is expected be $0.50 and the next full year EPS is projected to be $2.24. (more...)
Synchrony Financial (NASDAQ:SYF) To Report Earnings Synchrony Financial (NASDAQ:SYF) To Report Earnings
- October 22, 2017

It offers its credit products through its subsidiary, Synchrony Bank (the Bank). Buffett and Seth Klarman (Trades, Portfolio ) invested in Synchrony Financial in the past six months: the Berkshire Hathaway Inc . Analysts predict that Synchrony Financial will post $2.59 earnings per share for the current year. The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, November 17th. (more...)
Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. (BRCD) , The Home Depot, Inc. (HD) - Intermediate Look
- October 22, 2017

SBA Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: SBAC ) exchanged hands 1,618,968 shares versus average trading capacity of 1.50M shares, while its relative trading volume is 1.08. Sidoti downgraded the stock to "Neutral" rating in Monday, April 4 report. The stock of Graco Inc. The ex-dividend date was Friday, September 8th. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with "Hold" on Monday, June 5. (more...)
Analysts Set CVS Health Corporation (CVS) Target Price at $89.67
- October 22, 2017

Needham & Company LLC reaffirmed a "hold" rating on shares of CVS Health Corporation in a research report on Thursday, October 12th. With the last stock price up -2.82% from the two hundred day average, compared with the Standard & Poor's 500 Index which has increased 0.03% over the same period. (more...)
Experts Watch-list Companies: Intuit Inc. (INTU), Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (BKD) Experts Watch-list Companies: Intuit Inc. (INTU), Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (BKD)
- October 22, 2017

Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank raised its stake in shares of Brookdale Senior Living by 12.3% in the second quarter. As of the end of the quarter Seven Eight Capital, Lp had bought 27,200 shares growing its stake by 22.9%. Brookdale Senior Living (NYSE BKD) traded up 0.10% on Friday, reaching $10.45. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank now owns 6,943 shares of the company's stock valued at $102,000 after purchasing an additional 761 shares in the last quarter. (more...)
Which Insider sold 3000 Shares Of Clovis Oncology, Inc. (CLVS)? Which Insider sold 3000 Shares Of Clovis Oncology, Inc. (CLVS)?
- October 22, 2017

The stock decreased 0.11% or $0.02 on October 20, reaching $17.87. Over the last five days, shares have faced -4.9% losses and now is up 15.64% since hitting its 200-day moving average of $71.4. WallachBeth Capital has "Hold" rating and $30 target. The company was downgraded on Saturday, August 22 by Zacks. Iguana Healthcare Management Llc, which manages about $139.00M and $176.89 million US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Shire Plc (NASDAQ:SHPG) by 21,250 shares to 40,000 shares, ... (more...)
Investors Trading Alert: McKesson Corporation (MCK), Halcon Resources Corporation (HK)
- October 22, 2017

The stock decreased 1.62% or $3.4 on October 20, reaching $205.9. The total number of shares traded in the last 12 months is 1.07 million. O'Reilly Automotive Inc (NASDAQ:ORLY) has declined 1.60% since October 21, 2016 and is downtrending. The shares were sold at an average price of $162.55, for a total transaction of $176,041.65. Moreover, Ingalls & Snyder Limited Com has 0.09% invested in McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK) for 9,587 shares. (more...)
Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD) Swings Higher 0.05% For The Week
- October 22, 2017

The firm has "Hold" rating by Jefferies given on Wednesday, October 4. Jefferies has "Hold" rating and GBX 430 target. The stock has "Outperform" rating by Credit Suisse on Wednesday, February 3. Among 30 analysts covering Gilead Sciences (NASDAQ:GILD), 18 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 12 Hold. Investors sentiment increased to 0.93 in Q2 2017. (more...)
John Taylor impresses Trump team for Fed chair
- October 22, 2017

Powell has the best chances of becoming the next Fed chair at 44 percent, according to the PredictIt platform . Speculation about Trump's choice has intensified amid reports that he is leaning against offering a second term to Janet Yellen, whose term as chair ends in February. (more...)
Inc. Reached $3605000 position of Procter & Gamble Co. (PG) Inc. Reached $3605000 position of Procter & Gamble Co. (PG)
- October 21, 2017

Procter & Gamble Co now has $225.04B valuation. Ropes Wealth Advisors LLC now owns 60,528 shares of the company's stock valued at $4,982,000 after buying an additional 3,335 shares during the period. Among 14 analysts covering Nisource Inc. They expect $0.06 earnings per share, 0.00% or $0.00 from last year's $0.06 per share. BAP's profit will be $331.21 million for 14.82 P/E if the $3.52 EPS becomes a reality. (more...)
" "Stephens Reiterates "$54.00" Price Target for Fastenal Company
- October 21, 2017

It also reduced its holding in Verisk Analytics (NASDAQ:VRSK) by 442,067 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 1.61 million shares, and cut its stake in Treehouse Foods (NYSE:THS). The stock has a 50 day moving average price of $44.82 and a 200-day moving average price of $44.23. Public Employees Retirement System of OH cut its holdings in Fastenal Company (NASDAQ:FAST) by 2.0% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. (more...)
Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. Raises Stake in BlackRock, Inc. (BLK)
- October 21, 2017

About shares traded. BlackRock, Inc. BlackRock had a net margin of 29.52% and a return on equity of 12.09%. It has underperformed by 4.51% the S&P500. WARNING: "Perigon Wealth Management LLC Has $3.33 Million Position in BlackRock, Inc". (NYSE:BLK) for 131,653 shares. Its up 0.33, from 0.91 in 2017Q1. (more...)
Ascena Retail Group, Inc. (ASNA) Earns "Hold" Rating from KeyCorp
- October 21, 2017

The company's 50-day moving average is $2.11 and its 200-day moving average is $2.46. Ascena Retail Group , Inc is a specialty retailer of apparel for women and tween girls. Price T Rowe Inc Md reported 62,649 shares. Alphamark Advsr Ltd Liability Com reported 190 shares or 0% of all its holdings. It also upped Cedar Fair LP (NYSE:FUN) stake by 29,606 shares and now owns 476,993 shares. (more...)
Builders Firstsource Inc Stock as Institutional Investors Enter
- October 21, 2017

The stock increased 0.64% or $0.11 during the last trading session, reaching $17.32. Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) has risen 5.69% since October 20, 2016 and is uptrending. Prelude Capital Mngmt Lc has 0.02% invested in Builders FirstSource, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLDR) rating on Wednesday, August 9. (NASDAQ:BLDR) on Thursday, September 10 with "Neutral" rating. (more...)
How technical signals have emerged? - LivePerson, Inc. (LPSN), Apache Corporation
- October 21, 2017

Given that its average daily volume over the 30 days has been 0.4 million shares a day, this signifies a pretty significant change over the norm. More interesting news about Apache Corporation (NYSE: APA ) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: "Apache Permian Results And Outspend Drive Opportunity" published on October 16, 2017 as well as Investorplace.com's news article titled: "Trade of the Day: Apache Corporation ( APA ) Stock Could Be a Gusher" with publication ... (more...)
RSP Permian, Inc. (RSPP) PT Raised to $46.00
- October 21, 2017

Rsp Permian Inc now has $5.32 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.86% or $0.29 during the last trading session, reaching $33.62. Following the completion of the sale, the chief operating officer now directly owns 86,614 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $2,710,152.06. (more...)
Conning Inc. Increases Its Holdings in Altria Group, Inc. (MO) Stock
- October 21, 2017

The business had revenue of $4.37 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $5.02 billion. The stock increased 0.96% or $0.62 on October 20, reaching $65. Among 21 analysts covering LyondellBasell ( NYSE:LYB ), 6 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 12 Hold. Therefore 69% are positive. Berenberg Bank set a $72.00 price objective on shares of Altria Group and gave the stock a "hold" rating in a report on Sunday, August 6th. (more...)
Cliffs Natural Resources Inc
- October 21, 2017

The stock decreased 5.65% or $0.42 on October 20, reaching $7.02. About 28.56 million shares traded or 183.61% up from the average. Among 3 analysts covering Federated National Holding Company ( NASDAQ:FNHC ), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. (more...)
Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (NYSE: HST): Technical Indicators under Consideration
- October 21, 2017

About 2.51 million shares traded. Apg Asset Management Us Inc decreased Host Hotels & Resorts Inc ( HST ) stake by 6.78% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. had its "neutral" rating reiterated by analysts at UBS. Mitsubishi UFJ Kokusai Asset Management Co. State Of Tennessee Treasury Department owns 202,328 shares. (more...)
Thisara Perera to Captain Sri Lanka for Pakistan T20Is Thisara Perera to Captain Sri Lanka for Pakistan T20Is
- October 21, 2017

In case you didn't know. . Kusal Perera, who is in the last stages of recovery from a hamstring injury that he sustained during Champions Trophy in June, was initially earmarked to lead the side, but he failed a fitness test early this week that ruled him out. (more...)
Wayne Hummer Investments LLC Raises Holdings in QUALCOMM Incorporated (QCOM)
- October 21, 2017

Wilsey Asset Management Inc who had been investing in Qualcomm Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $77.04B market cap company. (NASDAQ:QCOM) on Monday, January 23 to "Neutral" rating. The stock of QUALCOMM, Inc. 07/07/2017 - QUALCOMM Incorporated had its "outperform" rating reiterated by analysts at Cowen. (more...)
Trader Alert: Unusual Volume Spotted in Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG)
- October 21, 2017

On October 17 BMO Capital maintained a stock rating of "Outperform" but moved down the price target from $160.00 to $167.00. Wfg Limited Partnership invested in 1,983 shares. The stock has "Buy" rating by J.P. Morgan on Wednesday, June 28. Vetr has "Hold" rating and $57.36 target. Since May 1, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 1 insider sale for $515,369 activity. (more...)
Crown Castle International Corp. (NYSE:CCI) Shares: An in Depth Look
- October 21, 2017

The company has market cap of $1.93 billion. The stock increased 1.73% or $1.79 on October 20, reaching $104.99. About 46,042 shares traded. The percentage of shares being held by the company management was 0.1% while institutional stake was 85.7%. (more...)
Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc. Initiates Coverage on Seattle Genetics, Inc. (SGEN) Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc. Initiates Coverage on Seattle Genetics, Inc. (SGEN)
- October 21, 2017

With 894,200 avg volume, 13 days are for Seattle Genetics Incorporated (NASDAQ:SGEN)'s short sellers to cover SGEN's short positions. (NASDAQ:SGEN). Ny State Common Retirement Fund reported 0.02% of its portfolio in Seattle Genetics, Inc. Baillie Gifford & holds 1.1% of its portfolio in Seattle Genetics, Inc. First Advisors Limited Partnership holds 0.13% of its portfolio in Seattle Genetics, Inc. (more...)
Research Ratings: Puma Biotechnology, Inc. (PBYI), Cooper-Standard Holdings Inc. (CPS)
- October 21, 2017

It has outperformed by 26.62% the S&P500. Northern Trust Corp increased its holdings in Puma Biotechnology Inc (NYSE:PBYI) by 3.9% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. (more...)
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) is Lederer & Associates Investment Counsel CA's 4th Largest Position
- October 21, 2017

The stock increased 0.76% or $0.25 on October 20, reaching $33.05. About 15.63 million shares traded. Workday Inc ( NYSE :WDAY) has risen 32.94% since October 21, 2016 and is uptrending. Cowen & Co maintained the stock with "Outperform" rating in Tuesday, August 25 report. The stock of Johnson & Johnson ( NYSE : JNJ ) earned "Sell" rating by BTIG Research on Friday, July 21. (more...)
Analysts Set New Gold Inc
- October 21, 2017

The stock decreased 0.58% or $0.11 during the last trading session, reaching $19.75. About 640,063 shares traded. It has outperformed by 63.28% the S&P500. New Gold, Inc. (NYSE:NGD) received a Buy rating from 3 analysts. The third largest holder is Toronto Dominion Bank, which now holds $80.36 million worth of this stock and that ownership represents almost 3.86% of its market capitalization. (more...)
The American Tower Corporation (REIT) (AMT) Upgrade to "Buy" at the TheStreet
- October 21, 2017

The stock decreased 1.13% or $0.2 on October 20, reaching $17.45. About 718 shares traded. Cannabics Pharmaceuticals Inc (OTCMKTS:CNBX) has 0.00% since October 21, 2016 and is. As per Friday, October 23, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets. Standpoint Research downgraded the stock to "Hold" rating in Wednesday, October 18 report. (more...)
Under Analyst's Radar: Synchronoss Technolo (SNCR) and Coeur Mining Inc (CDE)
- October 21, 2017

According to today's trading volume Synchronoss Technologies, Inc .is BELOW its 20-Day Avg. volume with the stock showing BELOW Abnormal volume in the past 150 days. The stock closed at $11.51 by scoring -1.37%. About 516,125 shares traded. Shares are trading at $11.51 which is much lower than the 50 day moving average which is $13.16 and which is significantly lower than the 200 day moving average of $15.69. (more...)