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Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers Incorporated (RBA)
- August 21, 2017

DZ BANK upgraded the stock to "Buy" rating in Tuesday, November 15 report. Royal Bank Of Canada set a $41.00 price target on shares of Ritchie Bros. Here are a few additional firms who have increased or decreased their stake in (RBA). The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, September 15th. (more...)
New Analyst Ratings For ASOS (LON:ASC)
- August 21, 2017

The firm has "Outperform" rating by FBR Capital given on Tuesday, January 10. The rating was maintained by HSBC with "Hold" on Tuesday, February 7. Four equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the company. (more...)
Rathbones and Smith & Williamson in talks over merger Rathbones and Smith & Williamson in talks over merger
- August 21, 2017

Rathbone said a further announcement would be "made as and when appropriate". The all-share deal on the table is said to value Smith & Williamson, which is mostly owned by its staff, at more than £500 million. Rathbone Unit Trust Management's range includes flagship equity and fixed income offerings such as Carl Stick's £1.4bn Income fund, James Thomson's £1bn Global Opportunities fund and Bryn Jones' £813m Ethical Bond fund, as well as David Coombs' multi-asset portfolios. (more...)
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV
- August 21, 2017

Greenleaf Trust now owns 17,251 shares of the company's stock valued at $183,000 after buying an additional 542 shares in the last quarter. Total will pay with shares worth $4.95 billion, and assume $2.5 billion of the Danish company's debt. (more...)
AIADMK merger deferred for now: Party sources AIADMK merger deferred for now: Party sources
- August 21, 2017

Party officials have said that following the formal announcement of merger, the Cabinet may be reshuffled inducting Panneerselvam as the deputy chief minister and some of his faction members. The talks are going on smoothly. According to sources, the OPS camp is learnt to have been promised that a presidium committee, co-chaired by OPS and EPS, would be formed to control the party's affairs until the process of Sasikala's ouster is complete. (more...)
Essar Oil-Rosneft deal concludes; lenders' stocks surge Essar Oil-Rosneft deal concludes; lenders' stocks surge
- August 21, 2017

Preliminary agreement for the acquisition deal was signed almost two years ago. "The deal not only attracts India's largest FDI, it is also Russia's single largest foreign investment made anywhere in the world", the company said while announcing the closure of the deal. (more...)
Maximising grazing in hurricane-like weather conditions Maximising grazing in hurricane-like weather conditions
- August 21, 2017

A Status Yellow rainfall warning is in place for much of the country, with the tail end of Hurricane Gert expected to make landfall later today. Continuing changeable and unsettled weather is expected up until Monday. Heavy showers are expected to clear by late Sunday but cloud will remain looming overheard. The remnants of Hurricane Gert could divide the country in two by sweeping in to salvage summer for the south but soak the north, according to forecasters. (more...)
Fortescue Metals profit jumps; flags dividend rise Fortescue Metals profit jumps; flags dividend rise
- August 21, 2017

That took the total annual dividend to A$0.45 per share, a 52 per cent pay-out of net profit after tax, well above the company's previous payout ratio of 30-40 percent. One of Australia's largest mining companies and the fourth-largest iron ore exporter in the world Fortescue Metals posted a solid profit result on Monday, more than doubling their result from the previous year. (more...)
Sensex, Nifty open higher, Infosys extends losses Sensex, Nifty open higher, Infosys extends losses
- August 21, 2017

Rupee: The rupee ended steady at 64.15 against the United States dollar even as investors reacted to USA political turmoil and terror attack in Spain. ■ 9.15am: The rupee opened at 64.07 a dollar. Infosys's scrip on the BSE dipped by 9.60 per cent in the wake of the resignation of Vishal Sikka as the IT major's Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Managing Director (MD). (more...)
Juventus rebuffed in massive bid for Real Madrid midfielder Juventus rebuffed in massive bid for Real Madrid midfielder
- August 21, 2017

Ahead of the Sunday's trip though, here's the all-important team news. Zidane sees Kovacic as a key member of the squad and a player who will feature more and more as he continues to develop. I just said that the punishment was a little too much and that was all. "At the moment, we are in a very good spell and we must take advantage of that". (more...)
Sempra beats out Warren Buffett in battle to acquire Texas transmission company Sempra beats out Warren Buffett in battle to acquire Texas transmission company
- August 21, 2017

A deal could be announced as soon as Monday. Berkshire Hathaway Energy chairman and CEO Greg Abel and Berkshire Hathaway chairman and CEO Warren Buffett declared that they stood "firm" on their $9 billion offer for buying 80 per cent of the Texas utility. (more...)
Precision Drilling Corporation (PDS) closed at $2.61 in the last trading session
- August 21, 2017

The value of the company's investment in Precision Drilling Corporation went from $492,000 to $447,000 decreasing 9.1% for the reporting period. The Completion and Production Services segment offers completion and workover services, and ancillary services to oil and natural gas exploration and production companies. (more...)
Tesla's Musk, Other Robotics Experts Urge UN to Ban Killer Robots Tesla's Musk, Other Robotics Experts Urge UN to Ban Killer Robots
- August 21, 2017

This new letter is co-signed by over 100 founders of robotics and AI companies from around the world, and demands the United Nations stop delaying its talks and take action. As tensions spiked over North Korea this month, he weighed in, saying AI poses "vastly more risk" than Kim Jong Un's regime. Walsh said the initial letter "helped push this issue up the agenda" at the United Nations and begin formal talks. (more...)
North Korea issues new Guam threat ahead of Ulchi-Freedom Guardian exercises
- August 21, 2017

But Joseph Dunford , chairman of the US Joint Chiefs of Staff , said last week that the military exercises were "not now on the table as part of the negotiation at any level" and the Ulchi-Freedom Guardian (UFG) exercises were going ahead as planned. (more...)
Under Armour CEO steps down from Trump's manufacturing council
- August 21, 2017

The council is supposed to meet occasionally to share insights with the president on job growth. Several other CEOs issued statements denouncing racism and white supremacy, but said they would stay on the council. The CEO of Under Armour , Kevin Plank, announced his resignation from the council in a Twitter posting. He said he would "continue to focus my efforts on inspiring every person that they can do anything through the power of sport which promotes unity, diversity and inclusion". (more...)
NextEra Energy, Inc. (NEE) Stake Raised by Ngam Advisors LP NextEra Energy, Inc. (NEE) Stake Raised by Ngam Advisors LP
- August 21, 2017

Interactive Brokers Group, Inc. Empire Company Limited (TSE:EMP.A) has 0.00% since August 17, 2016 and is. Dai Ichi Life Insurance Company Ltd's holdings in NextEra Energy were worth $3,421,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. It turned negative, as 64 investors sold IP shares while 255 reduced holdings. Nazar Manoochehr K sold $3.10 million worth of stock. Cordasco Fincl invested 0.14% of its portfolio in NextEra Energy Inc (NYSE:NEE). (more...)
Exane Derivatives Takes Position in Bank of the Ozarks (OZRK)
- August 21, 2017

The firm earned "Buy" rating on Saturday, August 29 by TheStreet. The firm has "Hold" rating by Stephens given on Friday, July 28. Eqis Capital Management Inc. 620 are held by Finemark Comml Bank Tru. Baker Ellis Asset Limited Liability Corporation invested in 2,295 shares. Shares of Bank of the Ozarks (NASDAQ:OZRK) traded up 1.73% during mid-day trading on Monday, hitting $42.31. (more...)
Now Intel CEO Brian Krzanich Quits Trump's Advisory Board
- August 21, 2017

Trump has come under fire over the weekend for his refusal to specifically denounce neo-Nazis, KKK and other racists groups after their rally in Charlottesville resulted in at least three people killed and dozens more hurt. Among those pushing for a bold statement were International Business Machines Corp. Merck chief Frazier's resignation from Trump's manufacturing council on Monday marked the first crack in the councils after the bloody weekend in Charlottesville. (more...)
Sanctuary Wealth Advisors LLC Has $3.28 Million Stake in NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA) Sanctuary Wealth Advisors LLC Has $3.28 Million Stake in NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA)
- August 21, 2017

About 61,408 shares traded. Just yesterday NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ: NVDA ) traded 0.02% higher at $143.05. It has outperformed by 195.58% the S&P500. BidaskClub lifted NVIDIA Corporation from a "buy" recommendation to a "strong-buy" recommendation in a analysis note on Tue, Aug 8th. crowd sourced stock rating company Vetr dropped NVIDIA Corporation from a "buy" recommendation to a "hold" recommendation and fixed a $177.02 price objective on the shares.in a study note published on Wed, ... (more...)
White House business panels collapse as CEOs flee Trump White House business panels collapse as CEOs flee Trump
- August 21, 2017

On Twitter this afternoon Trump claimed: "Rather than putting pressure on the businesspeople of the Manufacturing Council & Strategy & Policy Forum, I am ending both". At the group's first meeting in January, Trump shook Frazier's hand after the CEO talked up efforts to bring manufacturing jobs back to the US for a cancer drug. (more...)
Itau Unibanco Banco Holding SA
- August 21, 2017

More notable recent Omega Protein Corporation (NYSE:OME) news were published by: Prnewswire.com which released: "Johnson & Weaver, Announces Investigations of Omega Protein Corporation ..." on July 08, 2017, also Prnewswire.com with their article: "Omega Protein Commences Strategic Review of Human Nutrition Business Segment ..." published on February 22, 2017, Seekingalpha.com published: "Omega Protein's (OME) CEO Bret Scholtes on Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call ..." on May 09, 2017. (more...)
American Electric Power Co., Inc. (AEP)
- August 20, 2017

The stock declined 0.53% or $0.75 reaching $139.95 per share. (NYSE:EFX). Frontier Capital Management Limited Liability Company owns 1.12M shares. International Business Machines Corp. American Electric Power Company now has $35.49B valuation. Nine research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and seven have issued a buy rating to the company's stock. (more...)
Noble Corporation (NE) Lowered to Hold at Societe Generale
- August 20, 2017

Noble Energy, Inc.is an independent energy company. Equities analysts expect that Noble Energy Inc. will post ($0.13) earnings per share for the current fiscal year. Noble Corporation presently has a consensus rating of "Hold" and a consensus price target of $6.09. (NASDAQ:EXPE) might see muted action given an ABR of 2.1 or Hold rating. (more...)
Plains All American Pipeline LP Plains All American Pipeline LP
- August 20, 2017

Plains Group Holdings, L.P. (NYSE:PAGP)'s share price hit a new 52-week low during trading on Tuesday after the company announced weaker than expected quarterly earnings. The dividend yield was $11.17. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, July 27th. Plains Group Holdings, L.P. Since the beginning of the calendar year, the stock is -1.66%. (more...)
Gary Lineker reacts to Marcos Alonso's goal in Tottenham v Chelsea Gary Lineker reacts to Marcos Alonso's goal in Tottenham v Chelsea
- August 20, 2017

ROMELU LUKAKU has come in to 2/1 to finish as the Premier League top scorer. However, Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino , who sets his team up in a similar manner, goes about things a bit differently. Redknapp says those absences plus the departure of Nemanja Matic to Manchester United and the "current negativity at the club" should favour Spurs . (more...)
Another CEO quits Trump's manufacturing council Another CEO quits Trump's manufacturing council
- August 20, 2017

Later on Monday, Trump did come out with a more forceful statement saying, "Racism is evil", and calling out "the K.K.K., neo-Nazis, white supremacists and other hate groups" as "criminals and thugs" and "repugnant to everything we hold dear as Americans". (more...)
Flights halted briefly at Delhi Airport after drone sighting Flights halted briefly at Delhi Airport after drone sighting
- August 20, 2017

Flight services to and from Delhi airport were suspended for 30 minutes today evening after a pilot spotted a drone in the area. According to reports, some of the flights were also diverted after the pilot had raised the alarm. The Airlines has filed a report with the Directorate General of Civil Aviation ( DGCA ). On August 2, the cargo area of the Delhi airport was cordoned off after a suspicious material was recovered by the authorities. (more...)
Why It Matters When CEOs Stand Up to Trump Why It Matters When CEOs Stand Up to Trump
- August 20, 2017

He released a statement announcing his step-down after the president's reaction to violent events in Charlottesville, Va., where white nationalists clashed with counterprotestors, resulting in the death of one woman and the injury of 19 other people when a man deliberately rammed the crowd with a vehicle. (more...)
Trump Lashes Out at Black CEO who Quits Council Trump Lashes Out at Black CEO who Quits Council
- August 20, 2017

Following the death, Mr Trump was criticised for not specifically denouncing the far right. One of the US's most high-profile African American executives quit Donald Trump's business advisory panel on Monday, citing "a responsibility to take a stand against violence and extremism" and triggering an nearly immediate attack from the president. (more...)
How dark will it get during total eclipse? How dark will it get during total eclipse?
- August 20, 2017

Then, as soon as the bright sun begins to reappear very slightly, immediately use your solar viewer again to watch the remaining partial phase of the eclipse . To ensure that your internet activity is totally hidden from Internet Service Providers, advertisers, and other prying eyes, take a look at Windscribe's VPN protection. (more...)