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Liberty Interactive Corporation (NASDAQ:LVNTB) Experiences Heavier than Average Trading Volume
- August 28, 2017

It has underperformed by 23.16% the S&P500. The shares were sold on August 21st for an average price of $21.12. The hedge fund run by Nehal Chopra held 254,350 shares of the consumer non-durables company at the end of 2016Q4, valued at $10.06 million, down from 360,526 at the end of the previous reported quarter. (more...)
Energy Transfer Equity, LP (ETE) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Brokerages
- August 28, 2017

Eric W. Mandelblatt increased its stake in Energy Transfer Prtnrs LP (Call) ( ETP ) by 58.7% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Srb Corporation reported 1.81% of its portfolio in Energy Transfer Partners LP (NYSE: ETP ). Evanson Asset Mgmt Ltd Llc holds 54,606 shares or 0.29% of its portfolio. (more...)
China Guodian merges with Shenhua Group to create new energy giant China Guodian merges with Shenhua Group to create new energy giant
- August 28, 2017

Chinese regulators have arranged a series of mergers in state-owned industries in an effort to create bigger, more efficient and financially robust competitors. In Shenhua Energy's filing, it said it will combine coal-fired power assets with Gourdian's listed unit GD Power, creating a new subsidiary that will include 40 plants across all major regions. (more...)
Yellen Warns Against Erasing Regulations Made After the Financial Crisis
- August 28, 2017

Yellen said some aspects of the Volcker Rule , which limits proprietary trading by banks, may be simplified while the Fed is taking steps to reduce "unnecessary complexity" in regulations affecting small banks. She said a variety of indicators suggest that investors share the Fed's assessment. It brought in hundreds of new regulations including tougher consumer lending rules and the need for banks to hold bigger capital reserves. (more...)
Samsung reveals Galaxy Note8 with 'infinity display', Bixby, 4 colors Samsung reveals Galaxy Note8 with 'infinity display', Bixby, 4 colors
- August 28, 2017

Follow KTLA Tech Reporter Rich DeMuro on Facebook or Twitter for cool apps, tech tricks & tips! The dual-SIM phones run Android Nougat-based TouchWiz UI - Samsung Experience UX - and support 4G LTE connectivity. For instance, you use the words "Goodnight", this can prompt Bixby to turn on the alarm for you. Meanwhile, the iPhone 8 is widely expected to have a 5.8-inch screen - thus, the vastly different visual look between the two phones. (more...)
Blue Whale game kills 13-year-old boy in UP Blue Whale game kills 13-year-old boy in UP
- August 28, 2017

A smartphone was recovered from the bed.Parth's family members said, "A day back the boy told his father that he will complete the last level of the game soon and emerge victorious" , As Reported By Hindustan Times . Thanks to the prompt response from officers of the Criminal Investigation Department (CID), a possible case of a college student being the first victim of the Blue Whale game in Kolkata was averted. (more...)
Signet Jewelers Limited (NYSE:SIG) Trading Volume Significantly Higher Signet Jewelers Limited (NYSE:SIG) Trading Volume Significantly Higher
- August 28, 2017

About 5.57M shares traded or 220.11% up from the average. Shares of Signet Jewelers Limited ( NYSE SIG ) opened at 62.68 on Friday. It has underperformed by 62.73% the S&P500. (NYSE:SIG) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: "Abrams Bison Investments, Llc Buys Carvana Co, Sells Signet Jewelers" on August 15, 2017, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: "Signet: Surprise Beat, Strategic Acquisition Send Strong Signal" published on August 24, 2017, Marketwatch.com published: ... (more...)
Stocks rise, USA dollar eases as Yellen omits policy
- August 28, 2017

US gasoline futures were up 5.6 percent at 0535 GMT. US economic growth was more than halved in the quarter after Hurricane Katrina mauled Louisiana in August, 2005, but quickly bounced back by early 2006 as reconstruction began and gasoline prices moderated. (more...)
Yesterday Stock Price Swings:: Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Inc. (DPS)
- August 28, 2017

It has underperformed by 18.09% the S&P500.The move comes after 6 months negative chart setup for the $16.46 billion company. A number of key analysts, polled by FactSet, shared their views about the current stock momentum. It tells an investor how quickly a company is increasing its revenues. The company has managed to keep price to sales ratio of 0.37 against an industry average of 1.36. (more...)
Today Analysts Focus on Pure Storage, Inc. (PSTG), Mondelez International, Inc. (MDLZ) Today Analysts Focus on Pure Storage, Inc. (PSTG), Mondelez International, Inc. (MDLZ)
- August 28, 2017

The institutional investor held 403,222 shares of the consumer non-durables company at the end of 2016Q4, valued at $17.88 million, down from 419,032 at the end of the previous reported quarter. The firm has "Outperform" rating given on Thursday, February 4 by RBC Capital Markets. The stock of Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) earned "Buy" rating by Berenberg on Thursday, January 5. (more...)
SEA Games 29: Vietnam win more golds on August 27 SEA Games 29: Vietnam win more golds on August 27
- August 28, 2017

Malaysia clinched four silver medals through Kwan in the hoop apparatus (15.250 points), Koi in the ball (15.050 points) and ribbon (14.700 points) apparatus, as well as Izzah in the clubs apparatus (15.250 points). Being groomed as one of the country's brightest prospects in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, Lopez added that she wasn't too upset about the defeat "because I want this experience to affect me in a positive way". (more...)
VMware launches new cloud offerings VMware launches new cloud offerings
- August 28, 2017

VMware made the announcement during its VMworld conference in Las Vegas, almost a year after first announcing its strategic alliance with AWS. "With AppDefense, VMware is redefining security for the software-defined data center", said Tom Corn, senior vice president, Security Products, VMware. (more...)
Gulf of Mexico oil production down by a quarter after Hurricane Harvey
- August 28, 2017

About 23 percent of natural gas production in the gas, or about 748 million cubic feet per day, was also offline, the report said. The decline in stockpiles was largely in line with analyst expectations on average. The President of the OPEC Conference, Khalid Al-Falih, at the 4th meeting of the JMMC in St. Petersburg, Russia, said since the last gathering, they had witnessed continued pressure on the market, underpinned uncertainty about supply-demand developments. (more...)
This is what analysts have to say about Gilead Sciences, Inc This is what analysts have to say about Gilead Sciences, Inc
- August 28, 2017

About 33,601 shares traded. (NYSE:NOV) has risen 11.97% since August 28, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 58.64% the S&P500. Winslow Asset Management Inc decreased Tetra Tech Inc New Com (TTEK) stake by 34.55% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. (more...)
75.5% Of JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM) Is Owned By Hedge Funds 75.5% Of JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM) Is Owned By Hedge Funds
- August 28, 2017

The stock increased 1.36% or $0.74 on August 25, reaching $55.14. Holderness Invests invested in 1.06% or 14,314 shares. (NYSE:JPM) has risen 33.74% since August 28, 2016 and is uptrending. Oakmont Partners Ltd Liability Com stated it has 6,123 shares or 0.25% of all its holdings. It improved, as 54 investors sold HUM shares while 177 reduced holdings. (more...)
Hyperloop pod competition victor hits a top speed of 200mph Hyperloop pod competition victor hits a top speed of 200mph
- August 28, 2017

Team Warr's prototype reached an impressive 201mph (323kph) - more than triple the speed of the runner-up, Paradigm Hyperloop, from Northeastern University and Memorial University of Newfoundland and Labrador. The 176-pound WARR pod is powered by a 50kW electric motor and features four pneumatic friction brakes that allow the pod to come to a standstill within five seconds, according to the team's website. (more...)
Amazon's plans for Whole Foods drives Supermarket stocks down Amazon's plans for Whole Foods drives Supermarket stocks down
- August 28, 2017

The company also said certain Whole Foods products will be available through Amazon .com, AmazonFresh, Prime Pantry and Prime Now . Analysts told 10News that Whole Foods generally charges 15 to 25 percent more than its competitors for its organic items. (more...)
Pune: Bus Crashes Into Tempo Killing Nine And Injuring Twelve Pune: Bus Crashes Into Tempo Killing Nine And Injuring Twelve
- August 28, 2017

Four people were injured early this morning when a bus rammed into a auto on the Mumbai-Pune Expressway. It was parked near the divider on Pune-Nashik highway. Passengers in the auto were returning to Dhule after attending an engagement function. In another incident at Malegaon in Nashik district, an undenitied vehicle hit a Activa killing an onion trader and his employee. (more...)
Brokers Opinions on: The Walt Disney Company (DIS) Brokers Opinions on: The Walt Disney Company (DIS)
- August 28, 2017

The stock declined 0.38% or $0.39 reaching $102.02 on the news. About 60 shares traded. It also increased its holding in Polaris Inds Inc (NYSE:PII) by 5,000 shares in the quarter, for a total of 375,000 shares, and has risen its stake in Occidental Pete Corp Del (NYSE:OXY). (more...)
Securities Analyst Recommendations: Abbott Laboratories (ABT), Yandex NV (YNDX)
- August 28, 2017

Abbott Labs now has $85.69 billion valuation. It is down 0.00% since August 28, 2016 and is. FLTT's SI was 19,100 shares in August as released by FINRA. BMO Capital Markets maintained Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT) rating on Thursday, July 20. Therefore 61% are positive. Equities research analysts expect that Abbott Laboratories will post $2.49 EPS for the current fiscal year. (more...)
Search expands for missing sailors from USS John McCain Search expands for missing sailors from USS John McCain
- August 28, 2017

USS John S McCain was up and running nearly immediately after it was hit ... "Damage control efforts by the crew halted further flooding at sea". The family of a Suffield man who was assigned to the USS John S. "Right now, we are still searching for our ten missing sailors". That remains our focus. "Our thoughts and prayers continue to be with the families of those sailors and the families of the sailors who were injured". (more...)
Has $4.82 Million Position in Honeywell International Inc. (HON)
- August 28, 2017

About shares traded. Honeywell International Inc. It is down 12.65% since August 28, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 9.39% the S&P500. Jefferies maintained Honeywell International Inc. Jefferies maintained the shares of HON in report on Friday, May 26 with "Buy" rating. Credit Suisse maintained it with "Neutral" rating and $114 target in Monday, April 25 report. (more...)
Vetr Inc. Downgrades Nike, Inc. (NKE) to Buy Vetr Inc. Downgrades Nike, Inc. (NKE) to Buy
- August 28, 2017

The stock decreased 3.73% or $0.06 on August 25, reaching $1.55. The correct version of this piece of content can be accessed at https://baseballnewssource.com/markets/jarislowsky-fraser-ltd-sells-17281-shares-of-nike-inc-nke/1557866.html. Macguire Cheswick Tuttle Inv Counsel Lc, a Connecticut-based fund reported 95,335 shares. SANW's profit will be $827,042 for 22.19 P/E if the $0.04 EPS becomes a reality. (more...)
Renewables can now power up to 70% of Aussie households Renewables can now power up to 70% of Aussie households
- August 28, 2017

South Australia has Australia's highest rate of renewable energy of nearly 50 per cent, though it has been beset by a series of blackouts at least partly attributed to its heavy reliance on renewable power. Victoria's government also announced the winners of a 138MW solar project tender to power Melbourne's tram network. Combined, these solar set ups are expected to save their owners $1.6 billion on their power bills over the next ten years, which comes to around $10,000 in savings per ... (more...)
Dollar tilts lower as markets get set for Yellen speech
- August 28, 2017

The chairwoman's term comes to an end in February 2018 and there has been no indications whether she will be reappointed by President Trump . "Trading is going to be erratic until the speeches by Yellen and Draghi", said Sucden Financial analyst Kash Kamal. (more...)
Astrazeneca PLC (NYSE:AZN) Closed -5.9% Below Its 50 Day Moving Average Astrazeneca PLC (NYSE:AZN) Closed -5.9% Below Its 50 Day Moving Average
- August 28, 2017

Astrazeneca PLC makes up about 1.2% of Willingdon Wealth Management's holdings, making the stock its 22nd largest position. Parallel Advisors LLC now owns 6,985 shares of the company's stock valued at $211,000 after buying an additional 2,459 shares during the last quarter. (more...)
Petrol Price Recorded Highest In Three Years: Rs 69.04 Per Litre Petrol Price Recorded Highest In Three Years: Rs 69.04 Per Litre
- August 28, 2017

Petrol costs Rs 69.04 per litre in the national Capital, the highest since the second half of August 2014, when it was priced at Rs 70.33. Once the decrement of prices was registered from June 16th to July 2. Since then, the prices have risen in 50 out of 60 days. The price of diesel was up Rs 1.60, from Rs 60.30 on August 1 to Rs 61.90. "Previously, everybody felt the pinch when rates would go up by Rs 2 or 3 per litre in one go. (more...)
Second Miner Body Found At Kusasalethu Mine Second Miner Body Found At Kusasalethu Mine
- August 28, 2017

Rescue workers are still searching for the other three, it said. "We are deeply saddened by this tragic incident. Our efforts continue to focus on reaching our colleagues as quickly and safely as possible", said Peter Steenkamp, chief executive officer. (more...)
Sterling bounces after Yellen speech though outlook bleak
- August 28, 2017

CURRENCIES: The euro was down 0.1 percent at $1.18 while the dollar rose 0.3 percent to 109.39 yen. The euro was a shade higher at $1.1924 after rising to $1.1966, its highest since January 2015. One goal of the changes enacted since the crisis is to guard against problems that regulators do not anticipate. The major averages eventually ended the session modestly lower. (more...)
Space Coast gas prices set to go up because of Hurricane Harvey Space Coast gas prices set to go up because of Hurricane Harvey
- August 28, 2017

That will lead to higher prices all across the country. That could mean a gallon of regular-grade gasoline could exceed $3 for the first time in two years. According to GasBuddy.com, the average retail gas prices in Indianapolis have risen 16.7 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.37 per gallon Saturday. (more...)