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U.S. stocks add to records on Trump 'hype'

Some analysts had expected a bump in Twitter use following the election of US President Donald Trump , who is an avid user of the platform and frequently offer...


Seattle City Council to vote on divesting from Wells Fargo today

The mayor has indicated he'll sign the bill . The unanimous vote will pull more than $3 billion in city funds from the banking giant, the council says. Its p...


The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE:IPG) Missed Earnings 1 times

Several equities research analysts have recently issued reports on IPG shares. (The) from an "overweight" rating to an "equal weight" rating and set a $26.00 ta...


EDF shuts down Flamanville reactor after blast

Medical teams have headed to the place of the blast. Five people suffered smoke inhalation but there were no serious injuries, Witkowski said. The Flamanvil...


Mufg Americas Holdings Corp Cuts Position in Intel Corporation (INTC) by $30258540

The highest analyst price target is $45.00, which implies a rally of 76 percent. They noted that the move was a valuation call. The firm now has $38.98 price ta...


Snap signs up for AWS cloud too, just in case

Snap said it will pay Amazon at least Dollars 1 billion for internet, cloud and infrastructure services over the next five years, adding to a USD 2 billion ag...


What do Analysts Say about: Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO)

BHP Billiton Limited (NYSE:BHP) presented as an active mover, shares increased 1.32% to traded at $39.21 in most recent trading session. Over the trailing year,...


London set to be hit with snow flurries tonight

Slippery conditions are also expected once the snow melts. Brace yourself for the weekend, as Saturday will be very cold with highest temperatures of four to ...


Prudential Gains on Pension-Risk Transfers; Profit Jumps 22%

A number of other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Relative strength index (RSI-14) for Prudential Fi...


Wind Power Becomes America's Largest Renewable Resource

According to the Department of Energy, the wind industry employed more than 100,000 workers in 2016, a 32 percent bump from 2015. A number of companies are co...


7.8% increase in ScottishPower bills to hit 1.1m customers

The advance is largely in line with gains in the broader market, with the benchmark FTSE 100 index now 0.46 percent better off at 7,262.77 points. Now, Scotti...


Stage set for polling in 'sensitive, crucial' western Uttar Pradesh

Around 6,000 paramilitary personnel are being deployed in all the 887 polling centres in Muzaffarnagar and neighbouring Shamli, particularly in areas that had w...


NTPC's Q3 net drops 7.5% on tax outgo, higher expenses

The gross NPAs rose marginally to 7.23 per cent from 7.14 per cent Q2FY17 while the net NPAs' stood at 4.24 per cent as against 4.19 per cent during the previou...


Blazing Stock Climbs To New Heights: BHP Billiton plc (NYSE:BBL)

When it comes to the Analysis of a Stock, Price Target plays a vital role. The business has a 50 day moving average of 1363.55 and a 200 day moving average of...


Lobbyist: Trump supports privatizing air traffic control

Those attending the White House meeting included the chief executives of United Airlines , Delta, Southwest Airlines and JetBlue . ATW reports that Mr Tru...


Stock Earnings Estimates in Limelight: Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co (NASDAQ:GT)

If you are selling a stock, you are going to get the bid price, if you are buying a stock you are going to get the ask price. The market capitalization arrived ...


Sears Stock Skyrockets After $1 Billion Cost-Cutting Plan Revealed

Lampert's plans also involve making moves with its real estate portfolio, likely selling stores to REITS or renting out space to other retailers as it has done ...


Walt Disney increases stake in Euro Disney

ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP) belongs to Oils-Energy sector closed its last session with a gain of 0.42 percent and closed its previous trading session at $49.81. T...


Past 3 Quarter Analysis for Precision Drilling Corporation (NYSE:PDS)

Energy Opportunities Capital Management LLC now owns 1,708,413 shares of the company's stock worth $7,141,000 after buying an additional 1,393,557 shares during...


The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS) Earns 13 Analysts Hold Rating

Alpha Windward LLC raised its stake in Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) by 0.5% in the third quarter. SunTrust Banks, Inc. (STI) recently recorded 1.41 percent...


Arby's fast food chain falls victim to security breach

Krebs on Security reported Thursday that sources at almost half a dozen banks and credit unions reached out over the past 48 to inquire if they'd heard anythin...


Google bringing Smart Home controls to Assistant

Instant tethering is on by default as long as Bluetooth is on, and will automatically seek out qualifying devices. Apparently, Google is now testing the new f...


Manulife Financial Hikes Dividend 11%

Manulife Financial Corp has a 12 month low of $11.42 and a 12 month high of $19.52. The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 0.4%. The Company's ...


Fed board member Tarullo announces resignation

He also has the ability to name a vice chair for supervision at the Fed. He noted that the Fed, which has already issued the ground rules for this year's test, ...


Canadian unemployment rate surprises with a drop to 6.8% in January

Employment in Ontario rose by 28,800 jobs in January when compared to the previous month; the province gained 5,300 full-time jobs and 23,500 part-time jobs. Ca...


UK Manufacturing Outperforms in December Despite Brexit Concerns

Output from the sector grew by 2.1% in December, the Office for National Statistics (ONS) said , and was up 1.2% in the October-to-December quarter. Industri...


An Appeals Court Rejects Trump's So-Called Argument for a Muslim Ban

The Supreme Court, though, disagreed with the government's interpretation of the statute and ruled the statute, as used, violated aliens' constitutional rights ...


Listen to Katy Perry's New Single 'Chained to the Rhythm'

Don't bother leaving her a message there, though: "I gave up on scrolling down on the comments", she says. But, up until the Grammys, we will have to make do ...


Tdam Usa Cuts Position in Occidental Petroleum Corporation (OXY) by $20667827

Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: OXY ) jumped 1 percent over the past one year, while it declined -6.19 percent year to date (YTD). While taking a gla...


Tyson Foods, Inc. (NYSE:TSN) now has Insider Ownership of 1.4%

They issued an "overweight" rating and a $70.00 price objective for the company. RBC Capital Markets reiterated a "sector perform" rating and issued a $68.00 pr...


Infosys chairman R Seshasayee must resign: ex-CFO V Balakrishnan

Besides Murthy, company's founding members Kris Gopalakrishnan and Nandan Nilekani had last month written a letter to the company's board raising corporate go...


Mead Johnson Nutrition CO (MJN) Stocks Jumps on $16.6B Reckitt Deal

Price Target plays a critical role when it comes to the Analysis of a Stock. According to Thomson Reuters, sell-side analysts are forecasting a harmony target p...


Trump's plan to slash corporate tax rate is a lobbying opportunity

At 12:39 p.m. ET (1739 GMT) the Dow Jones industrial average was up 125.94 points, or 0.63 percent, at 20,180.28, the S&P 500 was up 12.63 points, or 0.55 per...


Ford to invest $1 billion in artificial intelligence startup

Argo AI expects to expand its team to more than 200 employees by the end of the year, which will be divided between the company's headquarters in Pittsburgh a...


Dividend Payout Of Whole Foods Market, Inc. (NASDAQ:WFM) At $0.14

During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $0.46 earnings per share. The natural and organic foods grocer said that comp sales in the fisc...


Bank of England appoints deputy governor

Charlotte Hogg, who replaces Minouche Shafik, is the first appointment made by Philip Hammond. Hogg, 46, comes from a family which has produced several genera...


(NYSE:DAL), InvenSense Inc (NYSE:INVN)

U.S. based company, Delta Air Lines, Inc.'s (DAL)'s latest closing price distance was 13.85% from the average-price of 200 days while it maintained a distance f...


The Allergan PLC. (AGN) Stake Lowered by People s United Financial Inc

Allergan PLC. accounts for 4.8% of Steinberg Asset Management LLC's holdings, making the stock its 3rd largest position. Several other hedge funds and other ...


Pernod Ricard Reports 2% Increase In Sales In First Half Of Year

Sales were boosted by Caskmates, a variation that is aged in craft-stout-seasoned oak barrels. Total group sales reached €5.061bn. The group's parent, Pernod ...


CVS Health Corp (CVS) Releases Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.04 EPS

Bridge Creek Capital Management LLC increased its stake in CVS Health Corporation by 0.5% in the second quarter. Here are a few things to know about CVS He...


Yum! Brands, Inc. (YUM) Rating Reiterated by Robert W. Baird

Shares were up slightly in pre-market trading, at $67. Finally, BP PLC raised its position in Yum! Institutional investors and hedge funds own 73.34% of the com...


Whole Foods (WFM) Meets Q1 Earnings, Lags Sales; Trims View

Sales totaled $4.92 billion, up from $4.83 billion past year but missing the $4.97 billion FactSet estimate . First-quarter revenue rose 1.9 percent to $...


Dividend Paying Stock: Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (WBA)

In most recent quarter, LT Debt/Equity ratio was listed at 0.61 and Total Debt/Equity ratio was noted at 0.64. Walgreens Boots Alliance's dividend payout ratio ...


Cameroon fly up Federation Internationale de Football Association ranking after Africa Cup of Nations triumph

The big change in the Top 10 was France overtaking Colombia for the sixth spot. Senegal - up two spots to 31st - are the other team from the continent still...


US Weekly Jobless Claims Unexpectedly Drop To 234000

The US four-week moving average of initial claims for unemployment insurance fell to 244,250, last week, down 3,750 from the previous week's unrevised average, ...


Akamai Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:AKAM) Shares Are Upgraded To A Buy Rating

The Average Volume of the company is 16.21 Million, while the Relative Volume of the company is 1.07. Akamai Technologies ( NASDAQ:AKAM ) opened at 63.55 on T...


Morgan Stanley Increases Pearson plc (PSON) Price Target to GBX 615

Deutsche Bank AG reaffirmed a "sell" rating and set a GBX 770 ($9.59) target price on shares of Pearson plc in a report on Wednesday, October 12th. The stock ...


Analysts At UBS Securities Upgraded Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR) To Neutral

Wells Fargo & Company reissued their market perform rating on shares of Emerson Electric Company (NYSE:EMR) in a research report sent to investors on Wednesday ...


Kellogg to switch delivery model for U.S. snacks unit to cut costs

While domestic cereal sales were flat in the quarter, sales for the broader U.S. Morning Foods unit dipped as it discontinued some products, such as breakfast s...


Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (NYSE:ICE) Shows Long Term Growth Rate of 0.1257

The stock is now trading 0.32% above its SMA 50 and 1.14% above its SMA 200. Research analysts at CLSA raised their Q1 2017 earnings per share (EPS) estimates...