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Broadcom Reportedly Seeking to Buy San Diego's Qualcomm Broadcom Reportedly Seeking to Buy San Diego's Qualcomm
- November 03, 2017

No concrete decisions on the matter have yet been reached and it's now unclear what conditions would the semiconductor company be prepared to offer to Qualcomm and what level of a bid would the San Diego, California-based tech giant be prepared to consider. (more...)
Stock Chalking up Significant Action in Session: Realogy Holdings Corp. (NYSE:RLGY)
- November 03, 2017

Investors may be closely monitoring historical stock price performance in order to examine what has been happening with company shares. A beta below 1 might indicate that the stock is less volatile than the market. Investors of record on Thursday, November 16th will be issued a dividend of $0.09 per share. Royal Bancorp Of Canada holds 2,914 shares. (NYSE: RLGY ) higher to the next line of resistance at $33.63 a share. (more...)
Amazon Announces Second Corporate Office For Vancouver
- November 03, 2017

Amazon's plan to double down in Vancouver comes in the same week that Microsoft announced plans to create 50 new jobs focused on mixed reality as well as a partnership with the British Columbia Institute of Technology to design a mixed reality curriculum. (more...)
NYSE-owner ICE's profit beats on strength in market data
- November 03, 2017

Hirtle Callaghan Ltd Limited Liability Company owns 0% invested in Intercontinental Exchange Inc (NYSE: ICE ) for 360 shares. Looking into last 5 trades, the stock observed a return of nearly 4.66%. Out of 15 Wall Street analysts rating Intercontinental Exchange, 11 give it "Buy", 0 "Sell" rating, while 4 recommend "Hold". Investors sentiment decreased to 1.07 in 2017 Q2. (more...)
Accident Compensation Corp Decreases Position in Duke Energy Corporation (DUK) Accident Compensation Corp Decreases Position in Duke Energy Corporation (DUK)
- November 03, 2017

The stock has risen 14 percent in the last 12 months. Duke Energy Corp (DUK)'s Williams %R presently stands at -10.70. Norinchukin Bank The now owns 81,297 shares of the utilities provider's stock worth $6,667,000 after acquiring an additional 4,531 shares in the last quarter. (more...)
The NextEra Energy's (NEE) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at Mizuho
- November 03, 2017

Omnicom Group Inc.is a holding company. It has underperformed by 25.18% the S&P500. The utilities provider reported $1.85 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.77 by $0.08. Its up 0.04, from 0.93 in 2017Q1. 57 funds opened positions while 200 raised stakes. Beach Investment Management LLC. raised its stake in shares of NextEra Energy Partners, by 1,005.7% in the second quarter. (more...)
Ritter Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (RTTR), Axalta Coating Systems Ltd. (AXTA)
- November 03, 2017

Recent trading patterns in the stock of Axalta Coating Systems Ltd . ( AXTA ) have investors on high alert. On these bases, analysts would recommend this stock as an "Active Spinning Stocks". Prudential Financial Inc. purchased a new position in Axalta Coating Systems in the first quarter worth approximately $210,000. Commonwealth Bank of Australia now owns 4,581 shares of the specialty chemicals company's stock worth $146,000 after purchasing an additional 703 shares during the period. (more...)
Stock Brushing a Recent High: CVR Energy, Inc. (NYSE:CVI) Stock Brushing a Recent High: CVR Energy, Inc. (NYSE:CVI)
- November 03, 2017

The basic materials company reported ($0.28) EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.10) by ($0.18), Briefing.com reports. CVR Energy had a net margin of 0.71% and a return on equity of 3.34%. Alliancebernstein L.P. now owns 30,000 shares of the oil and gas company's stock worth $602,000 after buying an additional 9,000 shares during the period. (more...)
Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (NYSE:COG) Sale Analysis Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (NYSE:COG) Sale Analysis
- November 03, 2017

Drexel Hamilton upped their target price on Cabot Oil & Gas Corp. from $31.00 to $35.00 and gave the company a "buy" rating in a research report on Monday, August 15th. The ex-dividend date has been established as Tuesday the 8th of August 2017. This represents a $0.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.71%. (more...)
Earnings Yield in Perspective for Fidelity National Information Services, Inc. (NYSE:FIS)
- November 03, 2017

The ratio has worsened, as 231 hedge funds started new and increased holdings, while 245 sold and reduced their holdings in Fidelity National Information Services Inc . Geospace Technologies Corp (NASDAQ:GEOS) was reduced too. Taking notice on volatility measures, price volatility of stock was 1.54% for a week and 0.91% for a month. (more...)
Analyst Research and Ratings: Infinity Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (INFI), Alnylam Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ALNY) Analyst Research and Ratings: Infinity Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (INFI), Alnylam Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ALNY)
- November 03, 2017

Alnylam Pharmaceuticals, Inc . (NASDAQ: ALNY)'s short interest is 6.32 million shares, or 8.89% of the float. The company has a one-year high of $147.63 and a one-year low of $31.42. The Book to Market value of Spectrum Pharmaceuticals, Inc. now stands at 0.110349. Alnylam Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:ALNY) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August 9th. (more...)
Equifax Panel Clears Executives Of Insider Trading But DOJ Probe Looms Equifax Panel Clears Executives Of Insider Trading But DOJ Probe Looms
- November 03, 2017

Equifax Inc.'s corporate headquarters is in Atlanta. The committee, composed of independent Equifax board members, found that CFO John Gamble, president of US information relations Joseph Loughran, investor relations director Douglas Brandberg, and workforce solutions president Rodolfo Ploder first learned that "a security issue was being investigated" at various points in August after the sales occurred. (more...)
Heating and air conditioning issue prompts huge BMW recall Heating and air conditioning issue prompts huge BMW recall
- November 03, 2017

Both issues will be addressed by BMW dealers starting December 18. All have 6-Cylinder engines. Four drivers reported injuries. Dealers will replace the heater. No injuries have been reported. Wiring for the heating and air conditioning system can overheat and cause connectors to melt, also increasing the fire risk, even when vehicles are unattended. (more...)
London to get stand-alone cannabis store: LCBO London to get stand-alone cannabis store: LCBO
- November 03, 2017

In preparation for the federal government's plan to legalize cannabis by July 2018, the Ontario Ministry of Finance and LCBO identified Friday the first 14 Ontario municipalities that will get standalone cannabis stores. "They will remain illegal - only the Ontario Cannabis Retail Corporation could sell cannabis for recreational purposes", Naqvi said Wednesday. Only those 19 and over can buy, consume, or grow cannabis and it can only be used in private homes. (more...)
Deutsche Bank AG Downgrades NMI Holdings Inc (NMIH) to Hold
- November 03, 2017

The stock increased 14.58% or $2.1 during the last trading session, reaching $16.5. NMI Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:NMIH)'s share price shot up NaN on Thursday after the company announced better than expected quarterly earnings. Virginia Retirement System Et Al holds 95,400 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. State Street stated it has 0% in NMI Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:NMIH). Grt Capital Partners L.L.C., a Massachusetts-based fund reported 73,549 shares. (more...)
The Constellation Brands Inc. (STZ) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Pivotal Research The Constellation Brands Inc. (STZ) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Pivotal Research
- November 03, 2017

The stock increased 1.12% or $1.34 during the last trading session, reaching $121.46. (GHDX) has risen 23.46% since November 3, 2016 and is uptrending. Investors sentiment increased to 1.16 in 2017 Q2. Its down 0.53, from 1.41 in 2017Q1. Sold All: 42 Reduced: 242 Increased: 221 New Position: 108. A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in STZ. (more...)
CF Industries posts smaller-than-expected third-quarter loss
- November 03, 2017

Pacad Investment Ltd. bought a new position in CF Industries Holdings in the 2nd quarter valued at $126,000. Aristotle Fund Lp who had been investing in Best Buy Inc. (NYSE:CF) has "Sector Perform" rating given on Friday, July 24 by RBC Capital Markets. The firm's 50-day moving average price is $35.54 and its 200-day moving average price is $30.33. (more...)
Revenue Forecast of The Kraft Heinz Company (KHC) Revenue Forecast of The Kraft Heinz Company (KHC)
- November 03, 2017

Kanawha Capital Management LLC's holdings in Kraft Heinz were worth $516,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Several other hedge funds have also recently bought and sold shares of KHC . The Kraft Heinz's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 77.88%. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: "BMO Capital Markets Trims The Kraft Heinz Company (KHC ) Target Price to $82.00" was first reported by StockNewsTimes and is owned by of StockNewsTimes. (more...)
Stocks Reach Important Points: LivePerson, Inc. (LPSN), SunPower Corporation (SPWR) Stocks Reach Important Points: LivePerson, Inc. (LPSN), SunPower Corporation (SPWR)
- November 03, 2017

The value of the company's investment in SunPower Corporation went from $4,135,000 to $1,016,000 a change of $3,119,000 since the last quarter. The semiconductor company reported $0.21 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of ($0.39) by $0.60. (more...)
Earnings Forecast of Applied Materials, Inc. (AMAT)
- November 03, 2017

The correct version of this report can be read at https://weekherald.com/2017/11/03/applied-materials-amat-getting-somewhat-positive-news-coverage-report-finds.html. (NASDAQ: AMAT ) for 950,341 shares. During the same quarter past year, the company earned $0.50 EPS. AMAT's profit will be $959.83 million for 15.63 P/E if the $0.90 EPS becomes a reality. (more...)
More than 40 million extinguishers recalled More than 40 million extinguishers recalled
- November 03, 2017

The recall covers fire extinguishers with plastic handles and push-button pindicators. There are also two different types of extinguishers. The recalled extinguishers date back decades and some models have been recalled before for other issues. (more...)
American Airlines Group Inc (NASDAQ:AAL) Institutional Investor Positioning American Airlines Group Inc (NASDAQ:AAL) Institutional Investor Positioning
- November 03, 2017

QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM) has risen 9.31% since November 3, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 4.68% the S&P500. Amp Investors Ltd has 0.01% invested in American Airlines Group Inc (NASDAQ:AAL) for 46,462 shares. The stock has "Sector Weight" rating by Pacific Crest on Tuesday, July 28. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Wednesday, July 26 by Cantor Fitzgerald. The company was maintained on Thursday, September 14 by Cantor Fitzgerald. (more...)
Arista Networks Inc (ANET) TEMA Trending Higher Arista Networks Inc (ANET) TEMA Trending Higher
- November 03, 2017

It is down 0.00% since November 3, 2016 and is. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. (NASDAQ:ATVI), cloud concern Arista Networks Inc (NYSE: ANET ), and gene therapy specialist bluebird bio Inc (NASDAQ:BLUE). The 14 day Williams %R for Arista Networks Inc (ANET) is noted at -29.82. In the past three-month period, there have been 0 open market buys by insiders for Arista Networks, Inc . (more...)
Increased capital goods imports drive wider United States trade deficit in September Increased capital goods imports drive wider United States trade deficit in September
- November 03, 2017

In September, exports of goods and services increased 1.1 percent to $196.8 billion, the highest level since December 2014. There were increases in exports of industrial supplies and materials. Market expectations were for a trade deficit of C$3 billion, according to economists at Royal Bank of Canada. Exports of consumer goods, however, declined. (more...)
AmazonFresh spoiled for some customers AmazonFresh spoiled for some customers
- November 03, 2017

According to a Recode report, Amazon will shut down Fresh, its grocery delivery service for Prime members, in up to five metro areas around the country. On the other hand, Amazon has no doubt been frustrated by the slow growth of Fresh. Just last week, Amazon announced strong quarterly results, calming down the concerns that investors had about the impact of Whole Foods' acquisition on Amazon's business. (more...)
Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) Reaches Overbought Range
- November 03, 2017

Infinera Corp. (NASDAQ:INFN) has declined 24.42% since November 2, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 6.99% the S&P500. (XEL) stake by 6.58% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Adams Asset Advisors Ltd Liability owns 57,917 shares. Waldron Ltd Partnership accumulated 20,037 shares. First Quadrant LP Ca invested 1.46% of its portfolio in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). (more...)
PGGM Investments Has $12 Million Stake in Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. (SFM) PGGM Investments Has $12 Million Stake in Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. (SFM)
- November 03, 2017

Several other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. The Phoenix-based company said it had net income of 23 cents per share. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Friday, August 7 by Deutsche Bank. The shares were acquired at an average cost of $20.05 per share, for a total transaction of $40,100.00. (more...)
Women of NASA LEGO Is Best Seller Women of NASA LEGO Is Best Seller
- November 03, 2017

It features minifigures of 4 pioneering women of NASA- astronomer and educator Nancy Grace Roman, computer scientist and entrepreneur Margaret Hamilton, astronaut, physicist and entrepreneur Sally Ride and astronaut, physician and engineer Mae Jemison-and 3 builds illustrating their areas of expertise. (more...)
Envision Healthcare Corporation (NYSE:EVHC) Signals Intraday Volatility - Down $14.02
- November 03, 2017

In looking the SMA 200 we see that the stock has seen a 39.43%.The Company's net profit margin for the 12 months at -. EVHC has been the subject of a number of analyst reports. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $1.13 EPS. Envision Healthcare Corporation declared that its Board of Directors has initiated a share repurchase plan on Monday, September 18th that allows the company to buyback $250.00 million in outstanding shares. (more...)
Since its 52-week low, Equinix, Inc. (EQIX) has marched up 55.36%
- November 03, 2017

Equinix, Inc . was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Redwood City, California. It closed at $488.68 lastly. It is down 24.40% since November 3, 2016 and is uptrending. Jefferies Group LLC reissued a "hold" rating and set a $440.00 price objective on shares of Equinix in a research report on Thursday, October 12th. Equinix has $550 highest and $300 lowest target. (more...)