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VR helps US Olympic ski and snowboard teams prep for South Korea VR helps US Olympic ski and snowboard teams prep for South Korea
- January 24, 2018

Another benefit, he explained, was that by implementing a few post-production tricks, the VR tool can account for varying weather and lighting, allowing the skiers to practice runs in the many different conditions they might actually encounter during competitions that can last hours. (more...)
Obermeyer Wood Investment Counsel Lllp Raises Position in JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM) Obermeyer Wood Investment Counsel Lllp Raises Position in JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM)
- January 24, 2018

Loudon Investment Limited Liability Company has 2,699 shares. Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) has risen 31.45% since January 23, 2017 and is uptrending. Wells Fargo maintained JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) on Friday, September 15 with "Buy" rating. Since August 21, 2017, it had 1 insider buy, and 10 sales for $23.24 million activity. (more...)
Japan's record exports, manufacturing, point to powerhouse economy Japan's record exports, manufacturing, point to powerhouse economy
- January 24, 2018

But rising oil and other energy prices and the yen's depreciation have boosted the value of imports. Exports to the U.S., Japan's largest export market, rose 6.8 percent in 2017. The surplus with the region expanded 51.8 percent for the third straight year of increase. With the International Monetary Fund projecting 3.9 percent global growth in 2018, the world economy is expected to stay in good shape, supporting Japan's exports. (more...)
What do Insider Trends Have to Say About Wells Fargo & Company (WFC)?
- January 24, 2018

It has underperformed by 32.76% the S&P500. Patten & Patten Inc decreased its stake in Wells Fargo ( WFC ) by 6.85% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Baxter Bros holds 3.18% of its portfolio in Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC ) for 200,756 shares. Piper Jaffray has "Neutral" rating and $55 target. (more...)
Patriots, Eagles Headed To Super Bowl Patriots, Eagles Headed To Super Bowl
- January 24, 2018

Tom Brady celebrates after the New England Patriots beat the Seattle Seahawks in Super Bowl XLIX. The team said he had a head injury and announced early in the fourth quarter that he would not return. "They don't stop playing until the game is over". However, they are still huge underdogs against the New England , and are embracing it. Foles has ended that chatter for now, and he has a chance to be the 10th backup quarterback to win a Super Bowl. (more...)
Analyst Earnings Predictions Coverage: Reinsurance Group of America, Incorporated (RGA)
- January 24, 2018

It has outperformed by 15.06% the S&P500. Lingohr & Partner Asset Management Gmbh decreased its stake in Reinsuranc ( RGA ) by 18.71% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. A number of research analysts have commented on RGA shares. Cubist Systematic Strategies Ltd Llc reported 5,704 shares. Janus Henderson Group PLC now owns 550,935 shares of the insurance provider's stock valued at $70,734,000 after buying an additional 545,110 shares during the period. (more...)
Stripe is Dropping Bitcoin Amid Growing Difficulties With The Currency Stripe is Dropping Bitcoin Amid Growing Difficulties With The Currency
- January 24, 2018

The company announced today that it is ending bitcoin support for payments because the cryptocurrency is becoming "less useful for payments". It isn't the first company to decide to start and then stop accepting Bitcoin as a payment method; Valve's " Steam " gaming platform ended Bitcoin support on December 7th previous year amid market volatility. (more...)
Realty Income Corp (O) to Issue Feb 18 Dividend of $0.22 Realty Income Corp (O) to Issue Feb 18 Dividend of $0.22
- January 24, 2018

About 49,325 shares traded. Federal Realty Investment Trust (NYSE:FRT) has declined 16.62% since January 23, 2017 and is downtrending. Pictet Asset Mgmt Ltd reported 39,600 shares stake. Principal Fincl Grp Inc Inc invested in 548,932 shares. Gateway Inv Advisers Lc holds 0.01% or 5,673 shares. Corporate insiders own 2.50% of the company's stock. (more...)
Nike's new running shoe will put a spring in your step Nike's new running shoe will put a spring in your step
- January 24, 2018

The Epic React Flyknit will be released globally February 22 from nike.com and select Nike Running retailers. The bottom is a solid piece of foam with a knitted upper, making it lightweight for running. The brand will then recreate Nike's signature trainer designs with the new foam formula as well as inventing new classics. The shoe is the first design to feature the Nike React foam - a new kind of shoe technology created to minimize impact from each stride, while remaining light and sturdy ... (more...)
Senate votes Jerome Powell as next US Federal Reserve Bank Chairman Senate votes Jerome Powell as next US Federal Reserve Bank Chairman
- January 24, 2018

Mr Powell, who was named in November as Mr Trump's nominee, is a Republican and is seen to back low interest rates. He comes to the position amid a critical time for the Fed, which is normalizing policy after years of extraordinary accommodation triggered by the financial crisis. (more...)
Airline stops Wellington-Canberra flights Airline stops Wellington-Canberra flights
- January 24, 2018

Singapore Airlines has announced it will can flights between Canberra and Wellington, 18 months after the maiden flight landed amidst much fanfare. Singapore Airlines is shaking up its Canberra flights, adding a via-Sydney leg on the way from Singapore and upgrading the aircraft to a Boeing 777-300ER to include first class, lie-flat business class and premium economy from May 1. (more...)
Analyst Research and Ratings: Lowe's Companies, Inc. (LOW), GATX Corporation (GATX)
- January 24, 2018

Analysts have predicted that LOW will grow it's earning at a 14.90% annual rate in the next 5 years. 301.28 million shares or 2.91% less from 310.30 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. (NYSE:LOW) has "Outperform" rating given on Monday, August 22 by BMO Capital Markets. The rating was maintained by Jefferies with "Hold" on Friday, November 10. (more...)
Murphy Orders Audit of NJ Transit Finances and Personnel Practices Murphy Orders Audit of NJ Transit Finances and Personnel Practices
- January 24, 2018

Phil Murphy . The Democrat signed the executive order calling for an audit of New Jersey Transit alongside Democratic and Republican lawmakers on Monday at a rail station in Summit. "I've only had six absences this year, compared to 80 last year". Phil Murphy has mandated an audit of New Jersey Transit designed as the first step to restore the beleaguered mass transit agency's finances and infrastructure from the ground up. (more...)
Target (TGT) Given New $65.00 Price Target at Telsey Advisory Group
- January 24, 2018

The forecast of 2 surveyed investment analysts covering the stock advises investors to Buy stake in the company. The Community Trust & Investment Co holds 351,552 shares with $13.51M value, up from 339,410 last quarter. Target Corp. (TGT) shares jumped 0.61 percent and closed the day at $78.58. Looking forward to the ratio analysis, the Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) has price to earnings ratio of 16.49, which is indicating if firm is fluctuating between 15 and 25 than it lies on average ... (more...)
Influential Analyst Rating Changes: BB&T Corporation (BBT), Corning Incorporated (GLW)
- January 24, 2018

The corporation has a market cap of US$43.01 Billion. The stock increased 1.21% or $0.47 during the last trading session, reaching $39.24. About 3.26M shares traded. portfolio. Greystone Managed Invests, a Saskatchewan - Canada-based fund reported 10,464 shares. Amg Natl Tru Bancshares owns 61,100 shares for 0.13% of their portfolio. (more...)
Has London got the bottle for water fountain rollout? Has London got the bottle for water fountain rollout?
- January 23, 2018

Shirley Rodrigues, deputy mayor for environment and energy, says: "We need to radically reduce our use of plastics in order to protect and preserve our environment". The campaign is part of Khan's greater aim to eliminate the plastic waste that London sends to landfill, which could be recycled or biodegraded instead, by 2026, according to the Mayor's Office. (more...)
Strs Ohio Purchases 74238 Shares of Texas Instruments Incorporated (TXN) Strs Ohio Purchases 74238 Shares of Texas Instruments Incorporated (TXN)
- January 23, 2018

About 36,006 shares traded. CDW Corporation (NASDAQ:CDW) has risen 35.25% since January 23, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 18.55% the S&P500. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Wednesday, October 25 by BMO Capital Markets. The rating was maintained by FBR Capital on Wednesday, January 3 with "Buy". (more...)
TripAdvisor's 2018 award winners TripAdvisor's 2018 award winners
- January 23, 2018

The site announced Savannah's The Kehoe House was named 4th Most Romantic Hotel in the U.S. and 9th Top Small Hotel in the U.S. While the Hamilton-Turner Inn was named the 22nd Most Romantic Hotel in the country. Not satisfied with just one award the hotel also ranks 19th in the United Kingdom for Best Service and 14th in the United Kingdom most romantic hotels category. (more...)
Platform Specialty Products Corporation (NYSE:PAH) & TerraVia Holdings (TVIA) Head-To-Head Comparison
- January 23, 2018

The target implies a 53.27% spike from where the shares are now trading. The company has a market cap of $3,230.00, a P/E ratio of -23.44, a P/E/G ratio of 0.82 and a beta of 3.07. Axa reported 15,930 shares. Ardsley Advisory, a Connecticut-based fund reported 495,000 shares. Bancshares Of Mellon has invested 0% in Extreme Networks, Inc. (more...)
Shares in Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (TMO) Purchased by Cobiz Wealth LLC
- January 23, 2018

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. has a 12 month low of $140.00 and a 12 month high of $215.33. The company's stock had a trading volume of 1,230,200 shares, compared to its average volume of 1,552,686. 1,300 are owned by Winslow Evans And Crocker. Ny State Common Retirement Fund invested in 71,000 shares or 0% of the stock. Shares for $5.28M were sold by Herrema Gregory J . (more...)
Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (WBA) Shares Sold by Acadian Asset Management LLC Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (WBA) Shares Sold by Acadian Asset Management LLC
- January 23, 2018

James adds: "I am very excited to be joining Walgreens Boots Alliance at this time in its history, and to have been offered the privilege of leading Boots, surely one of the UK's most iconic, venerable and trusted brands". The 24 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc have a median target of 88.00, with a high estimate of 100.00 and a low estimate of 73.00. (more...)
FleetCor Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:FLT) Stock Passes into Potential Pullback Range
- January 23, 2018

The business services provider reported $2.18 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $2.14 by $0.04. About 5,000 shares traded. Glob X Mngmt Lc holds 0.01% or 2,219 shares. Palestra Capital Mgmt Ltd reported 5.57% stake. Daiwa Securities Grp Inc reported 97,169 shares. Natl Bank Of Nova Scotia reported 18,364 shares or 0.02% of all its holdings. (more...)
Choosing Between ARRIS International plc (ARRS) and QUALCOMM Incorporated (QCOM)?
- January 23, 2018

The institutional investor held 12,075 shares of the radio and television broadcasting and communications equipment company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $626,000, up from 4,600 at the end of the previous reported quarter. RBC Capital Markets maintained the stock with "Hold" rating in Monday, October 30 report. The firm earned "Outperform" rating on Thursday, July 23 by Oppenheimer. (more...)
Influential Analyst Rating Changes: Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (VSH), Soleno Therapeutics, Inc. (SLNO)
- January 23, 2018

Vishay Intertechnology, Inc is a global manufacturer and supplier of discrete semiconductors and passive components. According to this ratio, VSH should be able to continue making payouts at these levels. The firm has "Underperform" rating by Bank of America given on Wednesday, August 5. State Teachers Retirement System invested 0.01% in Vishay Intertechnology, Inc . (more...)
Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. (SWK) Receives $169.27 Consensus Price Target from Analysts
- January 23, 2018

Northstar Group Inc who had been investing in Ecolab Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $40.38B market cap company. The stock increased 0.66% or $1.16 during the last trading session, reaching $175.91. Therefore 22% are positive. Sii Investments Inc. WI lifted its holdings in shares of Stanley Black & Decker by 3.7% during the 2nd quarter. Wells Fargo & Co restated an "outperform" rating and issued a $175.00 target price (up from $165.00) on shares of Stanley Black & Decker ... (more...)
Germany: Plane and helicopter crash in mid-air, killing four Germany: Plane and helicopter crash in mid-air, killing four
- January 23, 2018

The rescue helicopter was operated by DRF Luftrettung, Germany's civil air rescue service, according to Airlive. "First we need to establish an overview". Fire workers and police men work at the site where a small aircraft and a helicopter crashed near Oberhausen-Rheinhausen, southern Germany, on January 23, 2018. (more...)
United Kingdom security chief warns of definite major cyber attack United Kingdom security chief warns of definite major cyber attack
- January 23, 2018

But Mr Martin said the United Kingdom was increasing its defence capabilities. His statement follows the chief of the British Army Gen Sir Nick Carter urging the country to defend itself against "cyber-warfare" from Russian Federation. US, France, and most European countries have already been victims of cyber-attacks, raising the probability bar for United Kingdom to be the next victim of a C1 breach. (more...)
Ind. Unemployment Rate Drops To 3.4 Percent Ind. Unemployment Rate Drops To 3.4 Percent
- January 23, 2018

U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics data show IN ranks third IN the Midwest IN terms of unemployment rate, behind Wisconsin and Minnesota at 3 percent and 3.1 percent, respectively. Month to month, the largest gains were seen in financial activities, up 642; trade, transportation and utilities, up 579; and leisure and hospitality, up 556. (more...)
Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings (NYSE:LH) Moves into Overbought Territory
- January 23, 2018

Zions Bancorporation boosted its stake in Laboratory Corp. of America by 7,444.4% during the 3rd quarter. The stock increased 0.00% or $0.005 during the last trading session, reaching $176.265. The firm has "Neutral" rating given on Monday, February 6 by Robert W. Baird. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.9 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.07, from 1.18 in 2017Q2. (more...)
Google to open AI research centre in France Google to open AI research centre in France
- January 23, 2018

Google announced today that it's expanding its AI research efforts, setting up a new research team in France that will work with the country's AI research community on issues ranging from health to the environment. Google's new investment in France is seen an excellent bottom-up approach to lobbying the French government. Via this new research, Google avows to "make it easier for students to access jobs", "make families more aware of secure Internet use", "introduce the youngest [in ... (more...)

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