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Stifel Financial Corp Buys 141902 Shares of UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (UNH)
- August 29, 2017

It has a 23.63 P/E ratio. Through Open Trading protocols, it executes trades in certain bonds between and among institutional investor and broker-dealer clients in a trading environment on a matched principal basis. Based on current stock levels, UnitedHealth Group Incorporated shares are trading 0.10% off of the 50-day high and 8.56% away from the 50-day low. Schwab Charles Inv Mngmt has 293,400 shares for 0% of their portfolio. (more...)
Plains Group Holdings, LP (PAGP) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
- August 29, 2017

BidaskClub raised Plains Group Holdings, L.P. from a "strong sell" rating to a " sell" rating in a research report on Tuesday, June 27th. Plains GP Holdings, L.P. As of the latest earnings report the EPS was $-0.27 and is estimated to be $1.03 for the current year with 153,472,000 shares now outstanding. The Mosaic Company most recently reported earnings per share (EPS) of $0.29 for the June 2017 versus $0.06 in the same quarter past year, representing 383% growth. (more...)
Rockwell Collins, Inc. (NYSE:COL) Experiences Heavier than Usual Trading Volume Rockwell Collins, Inc. (NYSE:COL) Experiences Heavier than Usual Trading Volume
- August 29, 2017

CWM LLC now owns 1,216 shares of the aerospace company's stock valued at $128,000 after buying an additional 5 shares during the last quarter. Cardinal Health Inc now has $20.90B valuation. Jefferies has "Hold" rating and $10800 target. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Monday, September 21 by Canaccord Genuity. The rating was maintained by Goldman Sachs on Tuesday, August 1 with "Sell". (more...)
United States oil inventories drop by 3.3 mln bbls United States oil inventories drop by 3.3 mln bbls
- August 29, 2017

Prices, however, pared gains in post settlement trade and Brent crude turned negative as the market was disappointed by industry data from the American Petroleum Institute showing a crude stockpile decline largely in line with expectations and a surprise build in gasoline inventories. (more...)
Allen Investment Management LLC Increases Position in Anheuser-Busch Inbev SA (BUD) Allen Investment Management LLC Increases Position in Anheuser-Busch Inbev SA (BUD)
- August 29, 2017

About 39,969 shares traded. Anheuser Busch Inbev NV (ADR) (NYSE:BUD) has declined 3.55% since August 27, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 20.25% the S&P500. City holds 130 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Ubs Asset Mngmt Americas Inc has invested 0% in Anheuser Busch Inbev NV (ADR) (NYSE:BUD). First Corp In owns 1,285 shares for 0.08% of their portfolio. (more...)
Rs 92283 Crore Revenue Received as GST For July, Says Arun Jaitley Rs 92283 Crore Revenue Received as GST For July, Says Arun Jaitley
- August 29, 2017

The Finance Minister said that as per the stated tax collection targets for July, the amount due to the Centre is Rs 48,000 crore, and for the states, the corresponding figure is Rs 43,000 crore. "More efficient tax system checks evasion and brings non-filers into system", he said. Of the tax collected, Rs14,894 crore has come in as Central GST, Rs22,722 crore as State GST and Rs47,469 crore as Integrated GST, which is levied on inter-state movement of goods and imports. (more...)
Sky Solar Holdings, Ltd. (SKYS) Valuation According To Analysts Sky Solar Holdings, Ltd. (SKYS) Valuation According To Analysts
- August 29, 2017

Its down 17.99% from 684,400 shares previously. With 557,600 shares average volume, it will take short sellers 2 days to cover their JASO's short positions. (NYSE:HON). Proshare Advsrs reported 97,564 shares stake. 12 West Capital Management Lp owns 7.19 million shares or 3.19% of their U.S. portfolio. Richmont Mines Inc.is a mining company. (more...)
Comparable Company Analysis: BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc. (BMRN), VEREIT, Inc. (VER)
- August 29, 2017

Diamondback Energy Inc (NASDAQ:FANG) has risen 18.62% since August 27, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 24.00% the S&P500. (NASDAQ: BMRN ). Cornerstone Cap Mgmt Hldgs Limited Liability Corporation reported 4,916 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Gsa Cap Partners Limited Liability Partnership stated it has 90,332 shares or 0.37% of all its holdings. (more...)
Cracker Barrel Old Country Store (CBRL) Receiving Favorable Media Coverage, Study Shows Cracker Barrel Old Country Store (CBRL) Receiving Favorable Media Coverage, Study Shows
- August 29, 2017

Maxim Group restated a "hold" rating and set a $170.00 target price on shares of Cracker Barrel Old Country Store in a research report on Wednesday, May 17th. The rating was maintained by Telsey Advisory Group on Wednesday, November 23 with "Market Perform". The company was downgraded on Thursday, July 14 by Mizuho. (more...)
Network Rail apologises as more chaos hits Waterloo station upgrade Network Rail apologises as more chaos hits Waterloo station upgrade
- August 29, 2017

Waterloo station upgrade work's were due to end today but, engineers found a "safety-critical" issue with the signalling, for the safety of passengers had to delay the opening which is thought to be fixed by lunch time. But the signals aren't working properly so some platforms have had to stay closed. Andy Mellors, managing director for South Western Railway, said: "I'd like to thank our passengers for their patience over the past few weeks". (more...)
Raymond James Boosts Rating On Juno Therapeutics, Inc. (JUNO) To Raymond James Boosts Rating On Juno Therapeutics, Inc. (JUNO) To "Outperform"
- August 29, 2017

It has underperformed by 75.24% the S&P500. Therefore 40% are positive. SunTrust downgraded Juno Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:JUNO) on Friday, November 25 to "Hold" rating. Following the completion of the sale, the chief financial officer now owns 736,189 shares in the company, valued at $22,085,670. To make a proper assessment, investors seek a sound estimate of this year's and next year's earnings per share (EPS), as well as a strong sense of how much the company will earn even farther down ... (more...)
Which Way Traders Signposts Tesla, Inc. (TSLA), CA, Inc. (CA) Stocks?
- August 29, 2017

About 24,893 shares traded. More notable recent Tesla Inc (NASDAQ: TSLA ) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: "Tesla: Exquisitely Timed Bond Issue Foretells A Short" on August 28, 2017, also Bloomberg.com with their article: "German Carmakers Urged to Challenge Tesla by Senior Merkel Aide" published on August 26, 2017, Fool.com published: "Tesla, Inc.'s Capital Expenditures Are Soaring" on August 23, 2017. (more...)
EOG Resources, Inc. (EOG) Sees 52-Week Low
- August 29, 2017

BidaskClub raised shares of EOG Resources from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a research note on Monday, July 31st. It has outperformed by 0.45% the S&P500. It now has negative earnings. As of December 31, 2016, its total estimated net proved reserves were over 2,147 million barrels of oil equivalent, of which over 1178 million barrels (MMBbl) were crude oil and condensate reserves, over 416 MMBbl were natural gas liquids reserves and over 3318 billion cubic feet, or 553 MMBoe, were ... (more...)
Nanoco Group PLC's (NANO) Nanoco Group PLC's (NANO) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at Peel Hunt
- August 29, 2017

With the last stock price close up 8.93% from the two hundred day average, compared with the S&P 500 Index which has increased 0.05% over the date range. Jefferies Group LLC upped their price objective on shares of Redrow plc from GBX 666 ($8.61) to GBX 682 ($8.82) and gave the company a "buy" rating in a research note on Monday, June 26th. (more...)
Is Vulcan Materials Company (VMC) Buy Now?
- August 29, 2017

It has underperformed by 6.11% the S&P500. Fincl Bank Of New York Mellon Corporation invested in 68,289 shares or 0% of the stock. The company's Average Revenue Estimate for the current quarter is $1.13 Billion, while Low and High Revenue Estimates are $1.11 Billion and $1.17 Billion respectively. (more...)
Oil drop continues on refinery closure Oil drop continues on refinery closure
- August 29, 2017

USA gasoline futures surged on Monday, after now-Tropical Storm Harvey knocked out nearly 15% of the nation's refinery capacity, with further disruptions likely to come. Still, Jakob warned that the scale of US upstream outages was not yet clear, and extensive damage on oilfields or pipelines could boost WTI prices. (more...)
The Hain Celestial Group, Inc. (HAIN) Releases FY18 Earnings Guidance The Hain Celestial Group, Inc. (HAIN) Releases FY18 Earnings Guidance
- August 29, 2017

It has underperformed by 11.76% the S&P500. Andrew Wallach increased its stake in Hain Celestial Group Inc (HAIN) by 62.22% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. First Republic Investment holds 0.05% or 156,184 shares. Yhb Advsrs has invested 0.05% of its portfolio in Hain Celestial Group Inc (NASDAQ:HAIN). Gamco Investors Et Al has 371,200 shares for 0.09% of their portfolio. (more...)
Fairmount Santrol Holdings Inc. (FMSA) held by 15 SEC 13F Filers
- August 29, 2017

It has outperformed by 20.42% the S&P500.The move comes after 9 months negative chart setup for the $559.08 million company. ( NASDAQ:EXPE ), 29 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 6 Hold. The Company operates through two segments: Proppant Solutions, and Industrial & Recreational (I&R) Products. As of the latest earnings report the EPS was $-0.20 and is projected to be $0.27 for the current year with 224,080,000 shares outstanding. (more...)
Neuberger Berman Group LLC Lowers Position in NextEra Energy Partners, LP (NEP)
- August 29, 2017

NextEra Energy Inc (NYSE: NEE ) has risen 15.94% since August 23, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 18.31% the S&P500. Castleark Management Llc decreased Gilead Sciences Inc (GILD) stake by 92.36% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. (more...)
How Analysts Rated Rio Tinto plc (LON:RIO) Last Week? How Analysts Rated Rio Tinto plc (LON:RIO) Last Week?
- August 29, 2017

The stock has "Outperform" rating by Credit Agricole on Friday, January 22. Rio Tinto plc (RIO) opened at 3661.00 on Wednesday. They now have a GBP 4200.00p price target on the stock. A moving average (MA) is a trend-following or lagging indicator because it is based on past prices. There are advantages to using a moving average in your trading, as well options on what type of moving average to use. (more...)
Q4 Sentiment Chicos Fas Inc (NYSE:CHS)
- August 29, 2017

Skyline Asset Management Lp holds 1.38% of its portfolio in Chico's FAS, Inc. for 1.45 million shares. The rating scale runs from 1 to 5 with 5 indicating a Strong Sell, 1 indicating a Strong Buy and 3 indicating a Hold. (NYSE:CHS)'s near-term growth potential. The stock of Citigroup Inc (NYSE:C) has "Outperform" rating given on Monday, October 19 by Macquarie Research. (more...)
Jefferies Group LLC Reiterates $67.00 Price Target for Altria Group (MO)
- August 29, 2017

Altria Group, Inc. stated a price of $64.08 today, indicating a positive change of 0.75%. The stock declined 0.14% or $0.09 reaching $63.99 on the news. Seaport Global downgraded the stock to "Neutral" rating in Monday, April 25 report. (NYSE:T) earned "Buy" rating by Macquarie Research on Tuesday, September 1. (more...)
Kimberly-Clark Corporation (KMB) Upgraded to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research
- August 29, 2017

The stock appeared $136.21 above its 52-week highs and is down -0.25% for the last five trades. About 9 shares traded. (NYSE:JNPR) has risen 32.01% since August 28, 2016 and is uptrending. 5,058 were accumulated by Harvey Investment Ltd. Schulhoff And holds 12,819 shares or 0.9% of its portfolio. Marietta Inv Ltd Liability reported 20,886 shares or 0.84% of all its holdings. (more...)
American Tower Corporation (REIT) (AMT) Position Raised by Pacer Advisors Inc
- August 29, 2017

Also, the Hold rating count is 2 as of 08/28/17. Cornerstone Advisors Inc. now owns 1,235 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock valued at $163,000 after buying an additional 15 shares during the last quarter. Therefore 94% are positive. Eight analysts have made estimates for American Tower Corporation (REIT)'s earnings, with the highest EPS estimate coming in at $1.70 and the lowest estimate coming in at $1.63. (more...)
The Frontier Communications Corporation (FTR) Downgraded by BidaskClub
- August 29, 2017

Frontier Communications Corporation has a beta of 0, offering the possibility of a lower rate of return, but also posing less risk. The company was upgraded on Wednesday, November 16 by Ladenburg Thalmann. BNP Paribas Arbitrage, SA reduced its holdings by selling 50,000 shares a decrease of 50.0%. These funds have also shifted positions in (FTR). 396.46 million shares or 0.52% more from 394.42 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported. (more...)
Gas Prices Expected to Rise as Hurricane Harvey Aftermath Unfolds Gas Prices Expected to Rise as Hurricane Harvey Aftermath Unfolds
- August 29, 2017

Harvey came ashore over the weekend as the most powerful hurricane to hit Texas in more than 50 years, killing at least two people, causing large-scale flooding, and forcing the closure of Houston port as well as several refineries. US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures settled down US$1.30 or 2.7 per cent to 46.57. Additional resistance is seen near the 10-day moving average at 47.62. (more...)
Royal Enfield's 3rd Tamilnadu plant begins production Royal Enfield's 3rd Tamilnadu plant begins production
- August 29, 2017

Royal Enfield has planned to invest ₹800 crore during this fiscal, largely towards capacity expansion at Vallam Vadagal , new products and platforms, and technical centres in Leicester, UK, and Chennai to support its growth plans. Land at Vallam Vadagal was acquired in October 2014. Royal Enfield has set aside Rs 800 crore investment in 2017-18 for the objective of capacity expansion at Vallam Vadagal, new products and platforms, and technical centres in the UK, Leicester and Chennai. (more...)
Buy, Sell and Hold Suggestions for Lloyds Banking Group plc (LYG) Buy, Sell and Hold Suggestions for Lloyds Banking Group plc (LYG)
- August 29, 2017

Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. Lloyds Banking Group PLC (LLDTF) now has a 14-day Commodity Channel Index (CCI) of -83.48. The correct version of this report can be accessed at https://stocknewstimes.com/2017/08/26/lloyds-banking-group-plc-lloy-stock-rating-reaffirmed-by-goldman-sachs-group-inc-the.html. (more...)
UK House Price Growth Slows In August, Misses Expectations UK House Price Growth Slows In August, Misses Expectations
- August 29, 2017

The slowdown in house price growth to the 2-3 percent range in recent months from the 4-5 percent prevailing in 2016 is consistent with signs of cooling in the housing market and the wider economy, Robert Gardner, Nationwide's chief economist, said . (more...)
Here's What's Dragging Down Nike, Under Armour Shares After Hours Here's What's Dragging Down Nike, Under Armour Shares After Hours
- August 29, 2017

Among 21 analysts covering Finish Line (NASDAQ: FINL ), 5 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 15 Hold. The rating was maintained by Susquehanna with "Hold" on Friday, June 23. The total value of its holdings increased 14.1%. Each Right initially entitles the registered holder to purchase from the Company one ten-thousandth of a share of a newly-created series of the Company's preferred stock at a price of $26.00 per Right in the event the Rights become exercisable, subject to adjustment. (more...)