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Theresa May urged to take control of parliament sexual harassment row Theresa May urged to take control of parliament sexual harassment row
- October 30, 2017

Three Labour MPs and an MP representing another party have also been accused of harassment. The Sheffield Hallam MP Jared O'Mara was suspended from the party last week for a series of misogynistic and homophobic remarks on social media. The workings of Parliament are for Bercow and other Commons officials to decide, not for the prime minister. MPs dismissed the initial response from the prime minister as inadequate after she ordered a Cabinet Office inquiry into claims that Mr Garnier ... (more...)
Unions launch Streets ice cream boycott Unions launch Streets ice cream boycott
- October 30, 2017

The Australian Manufacturing Workers Union launched a national boycott campaign on Sunday against all Streets ice cream products, including Australian standards Paddle Pop, Splice, Golden Gaytime and Blue Ribbon, as well as imported brands Cornetto, Bubble O' Bill, Vienetta and Calippo. (more...)
The Coronation Fund Managers Ltd. Invests $48309000 in Amazon.com Inc
- October 30, 2017

Coatue Management Llc sold 5,337 shares as Amazon Com Inc (AMZN)'s stock rose 13.58%. Pathstone Family Office LLC now owns 146 shares of the e-commerce giant's stock valued at $105,000 after buying an additional 70 shares during the last quarter. (more...)
Phillips 66 Partners LP
- October 30, 2017

Royal Bank Of Canada restated a "buy" rating and set a $63.00 target price on shares of Phillips 66 Partners in a research report on Tuesday, October 3rd. As per Monday, July 31, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets. ILLEGAL ACTIVITY NOTICE: "Goldman Sachs Group, Inc". The firm earned "Hold" rating on Monday, October 16 by Jefferies. (more...)
Riverpark Capital Management LLC Has $18.51 Million Stake in Schlumberger NV (SLB) Riverpark Capital Management LLC Has $18.51 Million Stake in Schlumberger NV (SLB)
- October 30, 2017

About 12.97 million shares traded or 68.01% up from the average. Schlumberger NV (NYSE:SLB) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October 20th. 169 are owned by Pinebridge Invests Ltd Partnership. (NYSE:SLB). 313,654 were reported by Commercial Bank Of Nova Scotia. Waldron LP now owns 7,270 shares of the oil and gas company's stock valued at $568,000 after purchasing an additional 3,150 shares in the last quarter. (more...)
IShares Russell Mid-Cap Growth (IWP) Rises 0.32% for Oct 28
- October 30, 2017

The C-Score is a system developed by James Montier that helps determine whether a company is involved in falsifying their financial statements. The Index consists of those stocks in the S&P MidCap 400 Index exhibiting the strongest value characteristics based on book value to price ratio; earnings to price ratio, and sales to price ratio. (more...)
DST Systems, Inc. (NYSE:DST) Short Interest Up 61.3% in September
- October 30, 2017

The stock increased 0.17% or $0.1 on October 27, reaching $57.93. The stock had a trading volume of 236,668 shares. DST Systems (NYSE:DST) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, October 20th. Gabelli Funds Ltd Llc reported 35,000 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. 6,865 are owned by Smithfield. Marietta Inv Prtn Ltd Liability Company reported 4,396 shares. (more...)
Condor Hospitality Trust, Inc
- October 30, 2017

About 29.56 million shares traded or 255.72% up from the average. (NYSE: MRK ) has risen 16.86% since October 29, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 0.16% the S&P500. The stock of Amazon.com, Inc. The stock has "Buy" rating by RBC Capital Markets on Thursday, July 20. (NASDAQ:AMZN) earned "Overweight" rating by Morgan Stanley on Wednesday, October 5. (more...)
Pioneer Natural Resources (PXD) Shareholder Mitchell Capital Management Co Has Cut Holding as Stock Price Declined Pioneer Natural Resources (PXD) Shareholder Mitchell Capital Management Co Has Cut Holding as Stock Price Declined
- October 29, 2017

Following the completion of the transaction, the director now directly owns 10,865 shares of the company's stock, valued at $1,449,391. Shares of Pioneer Natural Resources ( NYSE PXD ) traded up 1.33% during midday trading on Friday, reaching $144.88. (more...)
" "The Barclays PLC Reiterates "$97.00" Price Target for Exxon Mobil Corp. (XOM)
- October 29, 2017

Exxon Mobil Corp now has $354.69B valuation. About 14.87M shares traded or 70.72% up from the average. (NYSE:XOM) last released its quarterly earnings data on Friday, October 28th. On Wednesday, June 7 the stock rating was initiated by Hilliard Lyons with "Long-Term Buy". Palo Capital Inc increased General Mills Inc (GIS) stake by 63.44% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. (more...)
Puerto Rico Governor Calls for Cancellation of Whitefish Contract Puerto Rico Governor Calls for Cancellation of Whitefish Contract
- October 29, 2017

Its CEO, Andrew Techmanski, is from the same town as Zinke and the two know each other, but have denied that Zinke played any role in Whitefish getting the no-bid contract. The Whitefish Energy is headquartered in Whitefish, Mont., hometown of Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke . "Contractor will use commercially responsible efforts to perform the work in such a manner to meet PREPA's scheduling expectations, but PREPA waives any claim against Contractor related to delayed completion of the ... (more...)
The Express Scripts Holding Co. (ESRX) Position Maintained by Connable Office Inc
- October 29, 2017

The stock increased 1.66% or $3.47 on October 27, reaching $212.6. About 1.81 million shares traded. It has outperformed by 16.06% the S&P500. Connable Office Inc.'s holdings in Express Scripts Holding were worth $2,315,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. (more...)
What Do Analysts Say About Occidental Petroleum Corporation (OXY)
- October 29, 2017

Occidental Pete Corp Del now has $49.74B valuation. The stock volatility for month is 1.18% and for week it is 1.91%.The stock traded 13.72% to its 52 week low and was changed -13.14% from its 52 week high as of last close. The stock has "Hold" rating by Williams Capital Group on Wednesday, September 27. The firm has "Hold" rating by KeyBanc Capital Markets given on Wednesday, August 23. (more...)
Public Storage's (PSA) "Hold" Rating Reaffirmed at SunTrust Banks, Inc
- October 29, 2017

The Company's segments include Self-Storage Operations, Ancillary Operations, Investment in PS Business Parks, Inc. Several other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently made changes to their positions in PSA . The correct version of this report can be viewed at https://stocknewstimes.com/2017/10/29/brookfield-asset-management-inc-has-151-67-million-stake-in-public-storage-psa.html. (more...)
How Many Tanger Factory Outlet Centers Inc. (NYSE:SKT)'s Analysts Are Bullish?
- October 29, 2017

It has outperformed by 0.53% the S&P500. Zacks Investment Research downgraded Tanger Factory Outlet Centers from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a research report on Wednesday. It has a 22.51 P/E ratio. Since May 4, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 2 insider sales for $1.16 million activity. Its up 5.58% from 18.00M shares previously. (more...)
Microsoft Corp (MSFT) Holder Colony Group LLC Has Upped Holding
- October 29, 2017

It has outperformed by 17.82% the S&P500. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eleven have assigned a hold rating and twenty-eight have issued a buy rating to the stock. Therefore 82% are positive. Royal Bank Of Canada set a $77.00 price target on shares of Microsoft Corporation and gave the company a buy rating in a research report on Monday, July 10th. (more...)
Iceland's ruling Independence Party remains the biggest despite setback Iceland's ruling Independence Party remains the biggest despite setback
- October 29, 2017

ABOVE & BELOW: File photos show Bjarni Benediktsson of The Independence Party and Katrin Jakobsdottir of the Left-Green Movement party. Iceland has recovered spectacularly from the 2008 financial crisis, which forced the country into near bankruptcy. (more...)
Stock In Spotlight: JC Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE:JCP) Stock In Spotlight: JC Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE:JCP)
- October 29, 2017

Penney Company, Inc. "Of late, estimates have been stable ahead of the company's third quarter earnings release". A number of brokerages have weighed in on JCP . (NYSE: JCP ) is -62.45%, -42.33% over the last quarter, and -41.68% for the past six months. They expect $-0.18 EPS, up 14.29% or $0.03 from last year's $-0.21 per share. (more...)
Advisors Capital Management LLC Boosts Position in KLA-Tencor Corporation (KLAC) Advisors Capital Management LLC Boosts Position in KLA-Tencor Corporation (KLAC)
- October 29, 2017

Shoker Investment Counsel Inc sold 6,509 shares as the company's stock rose 15.06% with the market. A stock with a beta between 0.0 and 1.0 has smaller ups and downs. The Market Cap of the company is $17.05 Billion. The Company's products are also used in a number of other high technology industries, including the light emitting diode (LED) and data storage industries, as well as general materials research. (more...)
Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (CMG) PT Set at $345.00 by UBS AG Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (CMG) PT Set at $345.00 by UBS AG
- October 29, 2017

The stock decreased 1.98% or $5.57 on October 27, reaching $276.12. About 2.74 million shares traded. Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc . It has underperformed by 9.08% the S&P500. (NYSE: CMG ) rating on Thursday, January 7. Wedbush now has a "Hold" rating and a $290.00 target price on the stock. The company was maintained on Thursday, July 20 by RBC Capital Markets. (more...)
Kimberly-Clark Corporation (KMB) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Barclays PLC
- October 29, 2017

It has underperformed by 16.38% the S&P500. More interesting news about Stericycle Inc (NASDAQ:SRCL) were released by: Nasdaq.com and their article: "Armstrong Henry H Associates Inc Buys Stericycle Inc, Versum Materials Inc ..." published on October 24, 2017 as well as Streetinsider.com's news article titled: "Stericycle, Inc." with publication date: October 12, 2017. (more...)
Walmart to use shelf-scanning robots Walmart to use shelf-scanning robots
- October 29, 2017

On Thursday, Walmart ( WMT ) said it will expand the test to 50 stores. The retail corporation told CNN that the program is expanding to locations in El Paso and Fort Worth in Texas, and Jacksonville, Florida. In the past year, it has installed giant "pickup towers" that operate like self-service kiosks and where customers can pick up their online orders. (more...)
New United Conservative Party leader elected Saturday
- October 29, 2017

He was a Conservative MP for a decade. Kenney is a former federal Conservative cabinet minister and Schweitzer is a longtime conservative strategist. The third candidate in the race, Jason Kenney, told reporters after casting his own ballot on Thursday that his campaign had heard no significant concerns about the voting. (more...)
Strs Ohio Has $16.04 Million Stake in Liberty Interactive Corporation (QVCA)
- October 29, 2017

Liberty Interactive Corporation earned a news impact score of 0.14 on Accern's scale. The stock increased 1.21% or $0.62 during the last trading session, reaching $51.93. Tans Gillian had sold 123 shares worth $223,610 on Monday, May 15. 10,000 are owned by Meru L P. Modera Wealth Ltd Company invested in 0.58% or 16,630 shares. (more...)
Sells 30305 Shares of Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ)
- October 29, 2017

Lumbard & Kellner Llc increased its stake in Verizon Communications Inc (VZ) by 624.34% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. Clark Estates Inc bought 337,000 shares as the company's stock declined 7.66% while stock markets rallied. (more...)
Transdigm Group Incorporated (TDG) Earns "Hold" Rating from Cowen and Company
- October 28, 2017

Blue Ridge Capital Llc who had been investing in Transdigm Group Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $14.29B market cap company. HPM Partners LLC now owns 5,739 shares of the aerospace company's stock valued at $810,000 after acquiring an additional 3,805 shares in the last quarter. (more...)
Were Analysts Bullish Edison International (NYSE:EIX) This Week?
- October 28, 2017

Oakworth Capital Inc. lifted its holdings in shares of Consolidated Edison by 10.5% in the second quarter. The stock of Nike Inc ( NYSE :NKE) has "Outperform" rating given on Wednesday, September 28 by Credit Suisse. The utilities provider reported $0.85 earnings per share for the quarter, hitting the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.85. Reliance Tru Of Delaware reported 10,432 shares stake. (more...)
Kinder Morgan Inc. (KMI) Director Acquires $14987000.00 in Stock
- October 28, 2017

About 17.20 million shares traded or 63.03% up from the average. Zacks Investment Research lowered Kinder Morgan from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report on Tuesday, October 17th. National Bank Canada maintained First Capital Realty Inc (TSE:FCR) on Thursday, August 18 with "Outperform" rating. Stifel Nicolaus maintained the shares of CELG in report on Thursday, September 7 with "Buy" rating. (more...)
SVB Financial Group (SIVB) Releases Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.49 EPS
- October 28, 2017

Phillips 66 now has $46.74B valuation. About 1.88 million shares traded or 394.79% up from the average. The firm has "Outperform" rating by Oppenheimer given on Wednesday, October 18. The stock has "Hold" rating by Zacks on Monday, August 31. Piper Jaffray maintained SVB Financial Group (NASDAQ:SIVB) on Friday, September 29 with "Buy" rating. (more...)
Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) Noteworthy Stock to Watch for
- October 28, 2017

The SI to Juniper Networks Incorporated's float is 6.61%. The firm has a market cap of $9.47 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 14.898 and a beta of 1.09. The Company sells its products in over 100 countries in three geographic regions: Americas; Europe, the Middle East and Africa, and Asia Pacific. CDW Corporation (NASDAQ:CDW) now has a PEG ratio of 2.24 where as its P/E ratio is 26.29. (more...)