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Gain Capital reports 3Q loss
- October 27, 2017

Insiders have acquired 200,000 shares of company stock valued at $1,244,594 in the last three months. Keefe, Bruyette & Woods reissued a hold rating and set a $7.00 price target on shares of GAIN Capital Holdings in a research report on Friday, October 6th. (more...)
Wisconsin man spends night in store beer cooler doing the obvious Wisconsin man spends night in store beer cooler doing the obvious
- October 27, 2017

Authorities said Van Ert went into a Kwik Trip store on Tuesday night just before beer sales ended at midnight. They said the man was automatically locked inside when the clock hit midnight. Before he was able to buy the beer, however, he was accidentally locked inside the store's beer cooler. He also had fallen over a stack of 30-can beer packs, breaking three of the cases open. (more...)
US Consumer Sentiment Improves Slightly Less Than Initially Estimated
- October 27, 2017

Consumer sentiment climbed in October to the highest level since the start of 2004 as households grew upbeat about the outlook for the US economy, a University of MI survey showed Friday. "Personal finances were judged near all-time record favorable levels due to gains in household incomes as well as decade highs in home and stock values". (more...)
Microsoft, Alphabet hit all-time highs after Q3 earnings beats Microsoft, Alphabet hit all-time highs after Q3 earnings beats
- October 27, 2017

Alphabet, the owner of Google, is on course to become the second American company to be valued at more than $700 billion after it comfortably beat expectations with its third-quarter results last night. Oil prices steadied on Friday, with benchmark Brent crude trading just below $60 a barrel, buoyed by comments from Saudi Arabia's crown prince backing the extension of OPEC-led output cuts. (more...)
1000 miles per hour Bloodhound SSC makes first public test run 1000 miles per hour Bloodhound SSC makes first public test run
- October 27, 2017

During the initial runs, power was provided by a Rolls-Royce EJ200 jet engine, normally found in a Eurofighter Typhoon. The Bloodhound project saw lengthy delays for a while due to lack of funding, but a year ago Geely's parent company stepped in to help fund the project, joining up with Castrol, Nammo, Oracle, and others to pursue the dream of an even faster speed record. (more...)
Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria SA
- October 27, 2017

BBVA has been the topic of several recent analyst reports. Morgan Stanley reiterated a "buy" rating on shares of Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria in a research report on Wednesday, August 16th. If you are reading this story on another site, it was illegally copied and reposted in violation of United States and worldwide copyright & trademark laws. (more...)
$0.32 EPS Expected for Enterprise Products Partners LP (EPD) $0.32 EPS Expected for Enterprise Products Partners LP (EPD)
- October 27, 2017

Winslow Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Mastercard Incorporated Cl A for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $156.10B market cap company. Zacks Investment Research cut Enterprise Products Partners L.P. from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note on Tuesday, October 17th. Therefore 96% are positive. (more...)
Kornitzer Capital Management Inc. KS Reduces Stake in Chevron Corporation (CVX) Kornitzer Capital Management Inc. KS Reduces Stake in Chevron Corporation (CVX)
- October 27, 2017

Nli International Inc increased Chevron Corp New (CVX) stake by 68.73% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Torch Wealth Management LLC now owns 11,954 shares of the company's stock worth $1,253,000 after buying an additional 100 shares during the last quarter. (more...)
Comparable Company Analysis: Nielsen Holdings plc (NLSN), Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (HTZ)
- October 27, 2017

Vanguard Group Inc. raised its stake in shares of Nielsen N.V.by 1.7% during the 2nd quarter. Nielsen Holdings plc has had 30 insider trades in the last 3 months, including 17 open market buys and 13 sells. Other officers which have joined Dwight Barns in selling shares include Jeffrey Charlton who sold for 123 shares. The shares were sold at an average price of $49.21, for a total value of $185,128.02. (more...)
Tullow abandons Araku well off Suriname Tullow abandons Araku well off Suriname
- October 27, 2017

Tullow Oil plc is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom. Finally, Credit Suisse Group upgraded Tullow Oil plc to an outperform rating and increased their target price for the company from GBX 205 ($2.71) to GBX 210 ($2.77) in a research note on Tuesday, September 19th. (more...)
Whitefish Energy Puerto Rico power contract remains in the spotlight Whitefish Energy Puerto Rico power contract remains in the spotlight
- October 27, 2017

Furthermore, reports of links between Whitefish Energy CEO Andy Techmanski and Secretary Zinke - as well as Trump campaign donations from Joe Colonnetta , the head of one of Whitefish Energy's major funding sources - have piqued the interest of the House Committee on Natural Resources, which is looking into the deal. (more...)
The Brokers Offer Predictions for Mondelez International Inc.'s FY2018 Earnings (MDLZ)
- October 27, 2017

KCG Holdings Inc. now owns 134,524 shares of the company's stock worth $5,795,000 after purchasing an additional 120,492 shares in the last quarter. Mondelez International's dividend payout ratio is now 77.19%. On a Monthly basis the stock is 0.12%. Mondelez International's payout ratio is now 77.19%. Also, EVP Daniel P. Myers sold 7,000 shares of the business's stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, September 12th. (more...)
Fidelity National Financial posts 3Q loss
- October 27, 2017

Omega reported 2.52% stake. BidaskClub lowered shares of Fidelity National Financial from a "strong-buy" rating to a "buy" rating in a research note on Wednesday, July 12th. Reilly Advsrs Limited invested in 133 shares. Fidelity National Financial (NYSE:FNF) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, July 20th. (more...)
Colgate-Palmolive Company Earnings Watch & Stock Update Colgate-Palmolive Company Earnings Watch & Stock Update
- October 27, 2017

Colgate-Palmolive Company is a consumer products company. Analysts await Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL) to report earnings on October, 27 before the open. Hancock sold 5,057 shares of Colgate-Palmolive stock in a transaction on Tuesday, August 1st. Verduin Patricia also sold $273,446 worth of Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL) on Monday, May 15. (more...)
Sarepta Therapeutics, Inc. (SRPT) Given "Buy" Rating at Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc
- October 27, 2017

Several other equities analysts have also recently weighed in on the company. Royal Bank Of Canada reissued a buy rating and issued a $60.00 price target on shares of Sarepta Therapeutics in a research note on Thursday, June 22nd. Based on the recent corporate insider activity of 30 insiders, corporate insider sentiment is positive on the stock. Principal Financial Group Inc. (more...)
Global Smart Kitchen Appliances Market 2017- Whirlpool Corporation, BSH Appliance, AB Electrolux Global Smart Kitchen Appliances Market 2017- Whirlpool Corporation, BSH Appliance, AB Electrolux
- October 27, 2017

The report starts with the overview of the Ultrasonic Gas Flowmeter Market . A thorough analysis of Turbine Flow Meters based on the primary market segments, sub-segments, emerging market sectors, Turbine Flow Meters development trends, opportunities and threats to the market development has been evaluated. (more...)
Lufthansa Q3 profits down, confirms 2017 destination Lufthansa Q3 profits down, confirms 2017 destination
- October 27, 2017

Profits at Lufthansa rose by around a third to 1.52 billion euros (1.79 billion USA dollars) between July and September, the best result in its corporate history. Revenue for the three month period was €9.8bn, while net profit was €1.2bn. However, Svensson said Lufthansa was targeting a slight decline in unit costs in the fourth quarter and was aiming to reduce them by at least 1 percent a year in the future. (more...)
Delve into today's share market: The Progressive Corporation (PGR)
- October 27, 2017

The Return on Equity ratio of Progressive Corp. Srb invested in 0.03% or 4,362 shares. Progressive Corp (NYSE: PGR ) has risen 26.23% since October 26, 2016 and is uptrending. Its the same as in 2017Q1. It has no change, as 32 investors sold PGR shares while 188 reduced holdings. only 76 funds opened positions while 185 raised stakes. (more...)
Eni swings to Q3 profit on firmer oil price but misses expectations
- October 27, 2017

Eni said its adjusted net profit in the quarter was 229 million euros ($267 million) compared to an adjusted loss of 484 million euros past year. Adjusted profit per share was 0.06 euros compared to a loss of 0.13 euros. Third-quarter net sales from operations rose 18.9% to 15.68 billion euros, from a year ago. It said it would raise 3.7 billion euros from disposals this year, 1.5 billion of that total in the first nine months. (more...)
PGGM Investments Lowers Position in The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (GT) PGGM Investments Lowers Position in The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (GT)
- October 27, 2017

Finally, Adage Capital Partners GP L.L.C. increased its position in shares of The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co.by 28.7% in the second quarter. The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company is a maker of tires. The business's revenue was down 5.0% compared to the same quarter a year ago. This is a positive change from The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co.'s previous quarterly dividend of $0.07. (more...)
American Tower Corporation (REIT) (AMT) Holdings Raised by Bath Savings Trust Co
- October 27, 2017

It has outperformed by 6.96% the S&P500. Wesbanco Bank Inc increased Monsanto (MON) stake by 24.74% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Canal Insurance Company sold 21,000 shares as the company's stock rose 4.85% with the market. Cowen and Company reaffirmed a "buy" rating and set a $155.00 price objective on shares of American Tower Corporation (REIT) in a research report on Wednesday, July 19th. (more...)
Flextronics International Ltd. (FLEX) Announces Earnings Results
- October 27, 2017

The stock had a trading volume of 375,187 shares. Hartford Investment Management Co. now owns 11,576 shares of the company's stock valued at $137,000 after buying an additional 100 shares during the last quarter. Stock repurchase plans are often an indication that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued. It is positive, as 24 investors sold Flex Ltd shares while 98 reduced holdings. (more...)
Investors Sell Shares of DowDuPont Inc (DWDP) on Strength (DWDP) Investors Sell Shares of DowDuPont Inc (DWDP) on Strength (DWDP)
- October 27, 2017

Developed by James O'Shaughnessy, the VC score uses five valuation ratios. These ratios consist of EBITDA Yield, FCF Yield, Liquidity, and Earnings Yield. (NYSE:DWDP) has a current ERP5 Rank of 8903. Although past volatility action may help project future stock volatility, it may also be vastly different when taking into account other factors that may be driving price action during the measured time period. (more...)
Watchdog probes hotel booking sites with concerns they are scamming customers Watchdog probes hotel booking sites with concerns they are scamming customers
- October 27, 2017

Nisha Arora, a senior director at the CMA, told the BBC's Today programme: "We are concerned about the clarity and accuracy of these sites". The Competition and Markets Authority is concerned that rather than helping consumers, the sites might actually be making it more hard for them. (more...)
Malabu Oil Deal: FG recovers stolen $85 million from United Kingdom Malabu Oil Deal: FG recovers stolen $85 million from United Kingdom
- October 27, 2017

Salihu Isah, stated that the minister said this in his remarks at the Pre-Global Forum on Asset Recovery consultative meeting held in Abuja on Thursday. Isah added that Malami affirmed the need for the worldwide community to ensure the implementation of the measures considered and adopted at the London Anti-Corruption Summit in May, 2016. (more...)
Deckers Outdoor Corporation (DECK) Getting Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Study Finds
- October 27, 2017

Piper Jaffray maintained Deckers Outdoor Corp (NYSE:DECK) rating on Thursday, July 27. Sell-side analysts are offering a consensus "Buy" rating on shares of Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC). On a per-share basis, the Goleta, California-based company said it had profit of $1.54. The company said it expects revenue in the range of $735 million to $745 million for the fiscal third quarter. (more...)
JC Penney chops 2017 comp sales, profit forecast; shares drop
- October 27, 2017

Penney said it now expects full-year comparable sales to be flat at best, down from its previous forecast of sales to range between a drop of 1 percent and a rise of 1 percent. Penney also slashed adjusted earnings per share. Like many department stores, Penney has been trying to reinvent itself as shoppers move online. "We took the necessary steps to accelerate inventory liquidation primarily across all apparel divisions, which increases available funding to invest in new and trending ... (more...)
Caterpillar Inc. (CAT) Shares Gap Up After Strong Earnings
- October 27, 2017

Southeast Asset Advisors Inc. increased its position in Caterpillar by 2.0% in the second quarter. About 5.74 million shares traded or 55.14% up from the average. Its up 0.25, from 0.71 in 2017Q1. Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:CAT) is scheduled to be issuing its Q316 quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, October 25th. (more...)
Portland General Electric Company Q3 Income Advances 18%
- October 27, 2017

Granite Investment Partners Llc, a California-based fund reported 166,795 shares. BidaskClub raised shares of El Paso Electric from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating in a research note on Friday, August 18th. The rating was initiated by JP Morgan with "Underweight" on Thursday, May 12. Proficio Capital Partners LLC now owns 28,061 shares of the company's stock worth $877,000 after buying an additional 84 shares during the last quarter. (more...)
U.S. economy grows 3% in 3Q on inventories, trade U.S. economy grows 3% in 3Q on inventories, trade
- October 27, 2017

The nation's gross domestic product - the value of all goods and services produced in the USA - increased at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 3%, the Commerce Department said Friday. That left a smaller trade deficit, leading to trade adding 0.41 percentage point to GDP growth. The government said while various activities from oil and gas refineries in Texas to farming in Florida were affected, it could not break out an estimate of how much the hurricanes had decreased growth. (more...)