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Analyst EPS Estimates Coverage: Expedia, Inc. (EXPE)
- August 19, 2017

Finally, Dupont Capital Management Corp acquired a new stake in shares of Expedia during the second quarter valued at approximately $143,000. Glen Harbor Capital Management LLC now owns 6,494 shares of the online travel company's stock valued at $819,000 after buying an additional 1,020 shares during the period. (more...)
Franco-Nevada Corporation (FNV) Given Average Rating of Franco-Nevada Corporation (FNV) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by Brokerages
- August 19, 2017

The value of the investment in Constellium N.V. Ordinary Share increased from $98,000 to $104,000 a change of 6.1% quarter over quarter. Hexavest Inc. Barclays Capital upgraded the shares of FNV in report on Thursday, January 14 to "Equal-Weight" rating. The dividend payment was $0.220 per share for the quarter which is $0.88 annualized. (more...)
United States drilling rig count drops by 5 to 949 United States drilling rig count drops by 5 to 949
- August 19, 2017

Oil rigs in the United States now number 763-357 rigs above this time a year ago. Crude oil futures spiked higher Friday after industry data showed the United States rig count fell this week. The US offshore rig count for the week ended August 11, 2017, rose by one from the previous week. Data from the U.S. Energy Information Administration Wednesday showed that domestic crude supplies fell by 8.9 million barrels for the week ended August 11. (more...)
Conning Inc. Purchases 99 Shares of Lincoln National Corporation (LNC) Conning Inc. Purchases 99 Shares of Lincoln National Corporation (LNC)
- August 19, 2017

The value in dollars went from $566,000 to $580,000 a change of $14,000 since the last quarter. The stock rose 0.29% or $0.15 reaching $51.87. Lincoln National Corporation (LNC ) saw 93 million in free cash flow last quarter, representing a quarterly net change in cash of 55 million. (more...)
Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (The) (DNB) Shares Sold by World Asset Management Inc Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (The) (DNB) Shares Sold by World Asset Management Inc
- August 19, 2017

Gulf International Bank UK Ltd increased its position in shares of Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (The) by 0.9% in the first quarter. Schroder Investment Management Group owns 602,216 shares valued at $63,733,000. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, August 23rd will be paid a $0.5025 dividend. The ex-dividend date will be on Monday the 22nd of May 2017. Over the past five trading sessions it is 0.84%; 4.27% for the month; 5.23% for the last quarter; 1.85% for the past six-months; and 2.7% for ... (more...)
Creative Planning Claims $106000 Position in The Ultimate Software Group,
- August 19, 2017

Weatherbie Capital Llc decreased Signature Bk New York N Y Com (NASDAQ:SBNY) stake by 44,529 shares to 166,371 valued at $24.99M in 2016Q4. The stock of The Ultimate Software Group , Inc. Following the completion of the sale, the vice president now directly owns 78,633 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $15,757,266.87. (more...)
Trump Attacks Businessman for Protesting Trump's White Supremacy Response Trump Attacks Businessman for Protesting Trump's White Supremacy Response
- August 19, 2017

Trump responded to Frazier's decision on Twitter , but didn't reference Frazier's reasons. But those potential benefits must be balanced by a growing expectation of companies to take a stand on social issues. As seen in the below statement from the Twitter account of Merck , Frazier noted that the strength of the USA comes from the diversity found within the country, and that contributions made by all men and women who come from a variety of backgrounds, faiths, varying political ... (more...)
Merck CEO Quits Trump Council Over President's Charlottesville Response Merck CEO Quits Trump Council Over President's Charlottesville Response
- August 19, 2017

Within hours of his decision to ditch Trump's council, the President lashed out at the executive in a Twitter tirade. The latest Charlottesville comments came during a press conference that was supposed to push forward Trump's infrastructure plan, one of his key campaign platforms and an important issue for businesses. (more...)
Trump Slams CEOs Who Quit Manufacturing Council Over Charlottesville as 'Grandstanders'
- August 19, 2017

As of Tuesday, four people - and counting - had resigned from the American Manufacturing Council , an advisory board created by Mr. Trump to help steer policy on manufacturing and job creation. He issued another statement stepping down from the council and said he would focus on promoting diversity and inclusion at his company. In light of his ignorant comments , CEOs immediately started leaving two high-profile business advisory councils in protest. (more...)
Trump's manufacturing jobs initiative loses more leaders
- August 19, 2017

Trump tweeted that "rather than putting pressure on the businesspeople of the Manufacturing Council & Strategy & Policy Forum, I am ending both". Merck Chairman and CEO Kenneth C. Frazier was the first to leave, announcing his departure in a Tweet on Monday morning. Trump said Tuesday afternoon. (more...)
National Oilwell Varco, Rating Reduced by BidaskClub National Oilwell Varco, Rating Reduced by BidaskClub
- August 19, 2017

The stock decreased 1.51% or $0.46 during the last trading session, reaching $29.94. Year to Date (YTD) performance of National Oilwell Varco, Inc. Ariel Invests Limited Liability reported 1.74 million shares. Srb Corp stated it has 3,082 shares. Farmers & Merchants Incorporated has 0% invested in Fabrinet (NYSE:FN). (more...)
Trump says he's ending strategy council, manufacturing panel after exodus
- August 19, 2017

A panel of corporate leaders advising President Trump on economic policy disbanded Wednesday afternoon, during a week when the president is rapidly losing support from business leaders citing controversial remarks Trump made about violent clashes between white supremacists and counterprotesters. (more...)
Game Of Thrones episode accidentally leaked by HBO subsidiaries Game Of Thrones episode accidentally leaked by HBO subsidiaries
- August 19, 2017

Soon there were discussions on torrents of the episode reportedly being available. Over 16 million viewers tuned in for the season premiere in July, according to HBO . This week, one email of HBO was released by the hackers stating that the company has expressed the willingness of paying them $250,000 as per negotiation over the data swiped from servers of HBO. (more...)
Seven Premier League stars on the shortlist
- August 19, 2017

Holder Cristiano Ronaldo , Barca star Lionel Messi and new Paris Saint-Germain signing Neymar are on the list, while Juventus duo Paulo Dybala and Gianluigi Buffon are named after impressing en route to the Champions League final. Juventus are represented by three players - Leonardo Bonucci, Gianluigi Buffington, and Paulo Dybala; while Bayern Munich also have three players on the nominees' list. (more...)
Top US officer warns NKorea that military ready Top US officer warns NKorea that military ready
- August 19, 2017

A South Korean presidential adviser criticised Donald Trump's escalating North Korea threats, exposing a potential rift with a key ally in the firing line if war breaks out. South Korea is still a party to this crisis, however, and its role in such a time is to make its voice heard and find a way to unravel the tangled mess of this crisis. (more...)
Precision Drilling Corporation (NYSE:PDS) Sees Unusual Trading Volume in Its Shares
- August 19, 2017

Precision Drilling Corp (NYSE:PDS) shares traded on -1.88% down secure line and closed at $2.61. It also offers service rigs for well completion and workover services, snubbing services and wastewater treatment services, tubulars, well control equipment, wellsite accommodations. (more...)
USA crude inventory drops almost 9 MMBbl USA crude inventory drops almost 9 MMBbl
- August 19, 2017

Commerce Department reported new home construction dropped 4.8 percent from June and 5.6 percent lower than the same time previous year. USA production rising was really the only bearish indicator in the whole report. This was the highest July output level on record. "After goosing the engine earlier this year, now they're tapping the brakes a little bit", reports Bloomberg. (more...)
Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX) Stake Raised by Pioneer Investment Management Inc
- August 19, 2017

Private Wealth Partners Llc who had been investing in Starbucks Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $76.39 billion market cap company. Zacks Investment Research cut Starbucks Corporation from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a report on Friday, April 21st. Therefore 67% are positive. (more...)
Spirit Airlines, Inc. (NASDAQ:SAVE) Sees Unusual Trading Volume in Its Shares
- August 19, 2017

Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd claims 19,369 shares worth $1,000,000. The institutional investor held 235,354 shares of the major pharmaceuticals company at the end of 2016Q4, valued at $6.42 million, down from 311,106 at the end of the previous reported quarter. (more...)
Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (CTSH) Stake Increased by Advisor Partners LLC
- August 19, 2017

At the end of June reporting period, 357 institutional holders increased their position in Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH) by some 39,993,740 shares, 453 decreased positions by 51,850,526 and 119 held positions by 434,264,734. (more...)
South Korea's President Says 'There Won't Be Another War' South Korea's President Says 'There Won't Be Another War'
- August 19, 2017

Marking 100 days in office with his first press conference as president, Moon said he would be ready for dialogue once the isolated nation stops its provocations, but added there was no rush. His comments are made in an effort to calm fears amid the North's recent warnings that it will launch missiles into the waters surrounding the U.S. (more...)
Buys Shares of 2181 American Tower Corporation (REIT) (AMT)
- August 19, 2017

American Tower Corporation ( AMT ) closed its previous trading session at $141.09 with the gain of 1%. The stock declined 0.62% or $0.06 reaching $9.69 per share. P/E provides a number that details how many years of earnings it will take a stock to recoup the value of one share at current price levels. Jennison Associates Lc reported 0.17% in American Tower Corp (NYSE:AMT). (more...)
Traders Secrets on United Continental Holdings, Inc. (UAL), Pandora Media, Inc. (P) Traders Secrets on United Continental Holdings, Inc. (UAL), Pandora Media, Inc. (P)
- August 19, 2017

Several analysts have released their opinion on United Continental Holdings, Inc. The stock declined 0.03% or $0.02 reaching $64.7 per share. Following the sale, the executive vice president now owns 28,369 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $2,179,590.27. (more...)
Pacific Ethanol, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEIX) Position Raised by OppenheimerFunds Inc
- August 19, 2017

About 6,072 shares traded. Pacific Ethanol (NASDAQ: PEIX ) previously issued its periodic earnings reports on early Wed, Aug 2nd. It has outperformed by 22.92% the S&P500. Silvercrest Asset Management Group Limited Liability has invested 0% in Genesis Energy, L.P. (NYSE:GEL). Finally, Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Pacific Ethanol from a "strong sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a report on Thursday, August 10th. (more...)
Infosys Limited (INFY) Earns Hold Rating from BMO Capital Markets
- August 19, 2017

Kernodle & Katon Asset Management Group LLC bought a new stake in shares of Infosys during the first quarter worth about $100,000. While the stock price moved along with the volume change, shares are touching $14.78. The correct version of this report can be accessed at https://www.thecerbatgem.com/2017/08/14/infosys-limited-infy-upgraded-to-hold-at-zacks-investment-research-updated-updated-updated.html. (more...)
South Korea hints it'll consider envoy to North South Korea hints it'll consider envoy to North
- August 19, 2017

Dunford said last month that it was "unimaginable" to allow North Korea to develop the capability to strike a USA city with a nuclear weapon. The chairman said much of the discussions with Chinese officials have concerned North Korea. North Korea, meanwhile, threatened to lob four intermediate-range missiles into the waters near Guam, a tiny us territory about 2,000 miles from Pyongyang, North Korea's capital. (more...)
Emerson Electric Company (EMR) Shares Bought by Morgan Dempsey Capital Management LLC
- August 19, 2017

Autozone Inc now has $14.30B valuation. The stock's traded 1.73 million shares in session while it holds an average volume of 3.17 million shares. T.A.T. (NYSE:EMR) on Wednesday, May 11 to "Buy" rating. Shareholders of record on Friday, August 11th will be issued a $0.48 dividend. The company was initiated on Wednesday, September 9 by Sterne Agee CRT. (more...)
What Are Analysts Suggestions On FireEye, Inc. (FEYE)
- August 19, 2017

A number of hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in FEYE . Trellus Management Company Llc decreased Fireeye Inc (FEYE ) stake by 35.52% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. On average, equities research analysts expect that FireEye will post ($0.21) EPS for the current year. Atwood And Palmer holds 0% of its portfolio in FireEye Inc (NASDAQ:FEYE) for 1,000 shares. (more...)
Blaise Matuidi makes move to Juventus Blaise Matuidi makes move to Juventus
- August 19, 2017

The deal could rise to €30.5m if certain appearance-related bonuses are triggered during Matuidi's time with the club. Previously Juventus have signed goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny (ex-Arsenal), defender Mattia De Sciglio (AC Milan) and midfielder Federico Bernardeschi (Fiorentina). (more...)
The SunTrust Banks Analysts Boost Earnings Estimates for Weingarten Realty Investors (WRI)
- August 19, 2017

The number of shares now owned by investors are 2.73 bln. It opened the session with a $32.28 price tag, later ranging from $32.16 to $32.65, the range at which the stock has traded at throughout the day. Columbia Asset Mgmt stated it has 0.31% of its portfolio in Western Digital Corp (NASDAQ:WDC). 900 were accumulated by Delta Asset Ltd Limited Liability Company Tn. (more...)