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New abortion law in Missouri takes effect New abortion law in Missouri takes effect
- October 25, 2017

The 20-week ban is in effect and is not a part of the legal challenge by Planned Parenthood of the Heartland and the American Civil Liberties Union of Iowa. "Abortion access is chipped away one seemingly moderate restriction at a time". The new law is taking effect following a Jackson County Circuit Court judge's ruling on Monday that denied Planned Parenthood's call to block it. (more...)
AstraZeneca plc (AZN) Trading Down 1.2%
- October 25, 2017

The stock decreased 0.80% or $0.91 during the last trading session, reaching $112.53. It has underperformed by 16.38% the S&P500. MPS Loria Financial Planners LLC acquired a new position in Astrazeneca PLC during the second quarter valued at $250,000. (more...)
Senators propose reforms to wide-reaching surveillance law Senators propose reforms to wide-reaching surveillance law
- October 25, 2017

Former US intelligence officials who worked for both Republican and Democratic presidents urged Congress on Monday to renew an Internet surveillance programme they said has stopped militant plots and helped policymakers steer through global crises. (more...)
Brokers Add To Their Ratings On QTS Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:QTS)
- October 25, 2017

QTS Realty Trust Inc (NYSE:QTS) has declined 0.63% since October 22, 2016 and is downtrending. It has outperformed by 43.84% the S&P500.The move comes after 5 months negative chart setup for the $561.01 million company. (NYSE:ITW) for 694,220 shares. The share price of QTS Realty Trust, Inc. Marketaxess Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:MKTX) was raised too. Physicians Realty Trust now has $3.20 billion valuation. (more...)
FCC eliminates local studio requirement for broadcasters FCC eliminates local studio requirement for broadcasters
- October 25, 2017

Elimination of the main studio rule, the FCC said, "should produce substantial cost-saving benefits for broadcasters that can be directed toward such things as programming, equipment upgrades, newsgathering, and other services that benefit consumers". (more...)
Earnings at the Forefront For Novartis AG
- October 25, 2017

On average, analysts expect that Novartis AG will report full year earnings of $4.76 per share for the current year, with EPS estimates ranging from $4.61 to $4.85. Several equities analysts have recently weighed in on the company. The stock of Crane Co. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, September 28 by Maxim Group. (more...)
Shares in NMI Holdings Inc (NMIH) Purchased by Principal Financial Group Inc
- October 25, 2017

Principal Financial Group Inc. purchased a new stake in NMI Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:NMIH) during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. (NYSE:PEI) for 90,000 shares. (NASDAQ:NMIH) has gone stronger by 77.56%. Clearbridge Ltd Com stated it has 0.31% of its portfolio in NMI Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:NMIH). (more...)
Dow jumps with upbeat 3M, Caterpillar earnings Dow jumps with upbeat 3M, Caterpillar earnings
- October 25, 2017

The S&P 500 is down 6.08 points, or 0.2 percent. Caterpillar shares ended with a rise of almost 5%, while 3M shares rose 5.9%. "It has been encouraging to see some of these industrial names report solid numbers and raise their guidance", said Lindsey Bell, investment strategist at CFRA Research in NY. (more...)
Understanding the Financial Health of Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX)
- October 25, 2017

Apogee Enterprises Inc now has $1.36 billion valuation. Looking further out we can see that the stock has moved -2.25% over the year to date . Another trade for 10,000 shares valued at $162,035 was sold by Walker David M . Ken Stern & Associates Inc. raised its stake in shares of Starbucks Corporation by 0.4% during the 2nd quarter. Patten Grp reported 19,351 shares or 0.43% of all its holdings. (more...)
Rio Tinto (LON:RIO) Analyst Target Prices Rio Tinto (LON:RIO) Analyst Target Prices
- October 25, 2017

Therefore 65% are positive. Rio Tinto PLC has a 52-week low of $21.89 and a 52-week high of $42.61. GBX 3281.50's average target is -8.56% below currents GBX 3588.5 stock price. The stock of Rio Tinto plc (ADR) (NYSE:RIO) earned "Sell" rating by Liberium on Thursday, October 29. It has outperformed by 22.53% the S&P500. Citigroup owns 502 shares or 0% of their USA portfolio. (more...)
Jennison Associates LLC Has $238.44 Million Holdings in Comcast Corporation (CMCSA)
- October 25, 2017

Perkinelmer Inc now has $7.89B valuation. The stock declined 2.41% or $3.85 reaching $155.7 on the news. About 13,354 shares traded. PerkinElmer, Inc. (NYSE:PKI) rating on Thursday, January 7. RBC Capital Markets has "Hold" rating and $16000 target. Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) continues to be a formidable company. (more...)
Despite Butting Heads, De Blasio Says Relationship With Cuomo Has Been 'Consistent' Despite Butting Heads, De Blasio Says Relationship With Cuomo Has Been 'Consistent'
- October 25, 2017

And the agency's chairman blamed the NYPD for not enforcing rules properly. City Hall spokesperson Eric Phillips emphasized the futility of the governor's efforts to criticize the NYPD as it "will not fix the trains and will not get the homeless New Yorkers the help they need". (more...)
Growth Report on Iron Mountain Incorporated (NYSE:IRM)
- October 25, 2017

Northern Trust Corp boosted its position in Iron Mountain by 1.3% during the 2nd quarter. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now directly owns 23,671 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $814,519.11. (more...)
Lookout for Price Target? Spectrum Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (SPPI), Akamai Technologies, Inc. (AKAM) Lookout for Price Target? Spectrum Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (SPPI), Akamai Technologies, Inc. (AKAM)
- October 25, 2017

The overall volume in the last trading session was 2.7 million shares. This indicates a relatively solid earnings per share growth rate of 26.50% over the next few years, which is an optimistic outlook in the near term. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, twelve have given a hold rating and twelve have issued a buy rating to the company. (more...)
EPS for Hersha Hospitality Trust (HT) Expected At $0.66
- October 24, 2017

Nuveen Asset Management LLC now owns 566,490 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock valued at $10,644,000 after acquiring an additional 411,508 shares during the period. Stockholders of record on Friday, September 29th were given a dividend of $0.28 per share. This dividend amount will represent a yield of $6.03. Sg Americas Secs Ltd Limited Liability Company has invested 0% in Ashford Hospitality Trust, Inc. (more...)
TRI Pointe Group, Inc. (TPH) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Wednesday
- October 24, 2017

Sell-side analysts have also provided a consensus recommendation of 2.30 on company shares. TRI Pointe Group Inc has a 52 week low of $10.35 and a 52 week high of $15.70 with a P/E ratio of 18.40 The company's market cap is now $0. WARNING: This article was posted by BBNS and is the sole property of of BBNS. If you are reading this report on another website, it was illegally stolen and reposted in violation of USA & global trademark and copyright legislation. (more...)
Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (CMG) Shares Sold by Covenant Asset Management LLC Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (CMG) Shares Sold by Covenant Asset Management LLC
- October 24, 2017

It increased, as 43 investors sold Chipotle Mexican Grill , Inc. shares while 160 reduced holdings. Moreover, Hap Trading Ltd Llc has 0.24% invested in Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. The original version of this story can be accessed at https://weekherald.com/2017/10/24/q1-2018-eps-estimates-for-chipotle-mexican-grill-inc-boosted-by-analyst-cmg.html. (more...)
Osborne Partners Capital Management LLC Trims Position in PayPal Holdings, Inc. (PYPL) Osborne Partners Capital Management LLC Trims Position in PayPal Holdings, Inc. (PYPL)
- October 24, 2017

Charter Trust Co. now owns 6,341 shares of the company's stock worth $260,000 after buying an additional 50 shares during the last quarter. FMR LLC now owns 82,268,871 shares of the credit services provider's stock worth $4,415,371,000 after buying an additional 21,814,940 shares in the last quarter. (more...)
Ironwood Pharmaceuticals (IRWD) Getting Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Study Shows
- October 24, 2017

The stock of UNICREDIT SPA NPV (POST REV SPLIT) (OTCMKTS:UNCFF) has "Underweight" rating given on Wednesday, January 6 by JP Morgan. The stock's 50 day moving average price is $15.86 and its 200-day moving average price is $16.79. Morgan to "Hold". Finally, Wells Fargo & Company set a $19.00 target price on Ironwood Pharmaceuticals and gave the company a "buy" rating in a research report on Saturday, July 22nd. (more...)
Nissan Serena e-Power Previewed Before Tokyo Motor Show Nissan Serena e-Power Previewed Before Tokyo Motor Show
- October 24, 2017

Aside from the fact this SUV will be pure electric and feature autonomous driving features - both prerequisites for today's concept auto, little is really known about this one. The latest iteration of ProPILOT, Nissan's single-lane autonomous driving technology for highway use, will also be available in the Serena e-POWER. (more...)
Has $12.18 Million Position in Express Scripts Holding Company (ESRX)
- October 24, 2017

About shares traded. Cambrex Corporation (NYSE:CBM) has risen 11.15% since October 24, 2016 and is uptrending. Shelton Capital Management lowered its stake in shares of Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ:ESRX) by 36.9% in the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. (more...)
Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) PT Raised to $970.00 at Pivotal Research Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) PT Raised to $970.00 at Pivotal Research
- October 24, 2017

The business had revenue of $20.92 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $20.83 billion. The business's quarterly revenue was up 21.0% on a year-over-year basis. The stock was sold at an average price of $922.15, for a total value of $12,500,665.40. Following the sale, the director now owns 3,485 shares in the company, valued at approximately $3,213,692.75. (more...)
Anna Faris: Chris Pratt and I are 'great friends' Anna Faris: Chris Pratt and I are 'great friends'
- October 24, 2017

She does reveal a few bombshells, though, such as admitting that she wanted Chris before her first marriage was over, and that she once ate a fly on an early date to impress him. I guess what I do is I laugh. And on the pages of her new book, she addresses the J.Law-specific gossip directly. When it comes to the sexual harassment of women, said Faris, "We're conditioned to giggle". (more...)
Auto groups form coalition to preserve NAFTA Auto groups form coalition to preserve NAFTA
- October 24, 2017

They intend to support attempts to convince the Trump administration to not withdraw from NAFTA, which has proven vital for the growth of production and jobs in the United States' automotive industry. "Otherwise, I believe you can't negotiate a good deal". The North American Free Trade Agreement, or NAFTA, has been with us since 1994, and as Jalopnik points out , has largely shaped the automotive industry, supply chains and assembly plants across Mexico, the USA and Canada. (more...)
Board of Regents to select 16th Iowa State University president Board of Regents to select 16th Iowa State University president
- October 24, 2017

After a near six-month search process, the state Board of Regents announced Monday Wendy Wintersteen will serve as Iowa State University's first female president starting November 20. Iowa State, with about 37,000 students, is one of the nation's most prominent universities in agricultural research. She is president of the board of directors for the Charles Valentine Riley Memorial Foundation. (more...)
Earnings Analysis Of Alcobra Ltd. (ADHD)
- October 24, 2017

Price Target plays a critical role when it comes to the analysis of a Stock. The Relative Strength Index (RSI), developed by J. Welles Wilder, is a momentum oscillator that calculates the speed and change of price movements. Moving average is significant analytical tool used to discover current price trends and the possibility for a change in an established trend. When investing in a volatile security, the risk of success is increased just as much as the risk of failure. (more...)
India to have 47.8 crore air passengers in 2036, says IATA India to have 47.8 crore air passengers in 2036, says IATA
- October 24, 2017

The region will be the source of more than half the new passengers over the next two decades. In its new 20-year Air Passenger Forecast , IATA now predicts 7.8 billion passengers will travel by air in 2036, almost doubling the 4 billion air passengers expected in 2017. (more...)
Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) Stock Traded Higher Than Its 50 Day Average
- October 24, 2017

The stock has "Neutral" rating by Citigroup on Wednesday, June 21. Want to see what other hedge funds are holding TGT? Kistler Tiffany Companies LLC raised its holdings in shares of Target Corporation by 19.1% in the 2nd quarter. The firm had revenue of $16.43 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $16.30 billion. The business's revenue was up 1.6% on a year-over-year basis. (more...)
Ltd. Reduced the position of Marathon Petroleum Corp. (MPC) Ltd. Reduced the position of Marathon Petroleum Corp. (MPC)
- October 24, 2017

Marathon Petroleum Corporation has its outstanding Shares of 502.82 Million. TLP's profit would be $11.96M giving it 14.06 P/E if the $0.74 EPS is correct. Michael . Grantham Mayo Van Otterloo & Ltd Liability accumulated 236,100 shares. It also upped Corporate Office Properties Trust (NYSE:OFC) stake by 28,269 shares and now owns 91,426 shares. (more...)
Philip Morris International Inc (PM) Shares Sold by Sigma Planning Corp
- October 24, 2017

Abner Herrman & Brock Llc increased Philip Morris International In (PM) stake by 209.79% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Davenport & Company Llc sold 12,151 shares as Pm (PM)'s stock rose 10.69%. 42,125 were accumulated by Nwq Investment Mngmt Com Llc. Da Davidson & holds 55 shares. Brookstone Capital Mngmt owns 59,993 shares or 0.67% of their USA portfolio. (more...)