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Hyperloop One's full-scale pod reaches 192 miles per hour in new Nevada track test Hyperloop One's full-scale pod reaches 192 miles per hour in new Nevada track test
- August 02, 2017

It was the first phase of a multi-phase programme which was privately conducted on May 12 at the company's test track, "DevLoop", in the Nevada Desert. "We're excited about the prospects and the reception we've received from governments around the world to help solve their mass transportation and infrastructure challenges". (more...)
Ray Lewis to Colin Kaepernick Ray Lewis to Colin Kaepernick
- August 02, 2017

That normally wouldn't be big news, but Kaepernick has become an incredibly polarizing figure after kneeling during national anthems last season to draw attention to racial inequality in America. The Ravens signed journeyman quarterback Josh Woodrum on Monday and waived David Olson. "I hope you chase whatever God got for you to chase". On Sunday, Ravens president Dick Cass told the Baltimore Sun's Jeff Zrebiec that the team has had direct discussions with Kaepernick, that the quarterback ... (more...)
Cheniere Energy Partners LP Cheniere Energy Partners LP
- August 02, 2017

The stock increased 2.21% or $0.7 during the last trading session, reaching $32.41. About shares traded. L3 Technologies Inc (NYSE:LLL) has risen 18.89% since August 2, 2016 and is uptrending. Natl Bank Of Montreal Can holds 0.01% or 191,100 shares. The New Century Investment Management Inc holds 8,400 shares with $348,000 value, down from 21,200 last quarter. (more...)
You can now use PayPal through Skype's mobile app You can now use PayPal through Skype's mobile app
- August 02, 2017

You can then swipe right on the Skype app, and press on "Send Money", to complete the transfer process. Only the sender of the cash must have the latest version of Skype to send money, according to Microsoft. Our recommendation is that you AND the recipient get the latest version of Skype to be absolutely sure. TechCrunch explains where to find the feature when you receive the update. (more...)
United States Steel Corporation's (X) United States Steel Corporation's (X) "Overweight" Rating Reiterated at Morgan Stanley
- August 02, 2017

The company now has an average rating of Hold and an average price target of $8.12. Vetr upgraded United States Steel Corporation from a "buy" rating to a "strong-buy" rating and set a $38.76 price objective on the stock in a research note on Monday, March 27th. (more...)
United States private sector adds fewer jobs than expected in July, ADP says United States private sector adds fewer jobs than expected in July, ADP says
- August 02, 2017

The services sector added 174,000 jobs for the month with growth in all sectors and notable gains in professional and business jobs while there were also significant gains in trade and transport. On Friday, the Labor Department is scheduled to release its more closely watched report on employment in the month of July, which includes both public and private sector jobs. (more...)
Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF) Valuation According To Analysts
- August 02, 2017

ILLEGAL ACTIVITY NOTICE: "Point72 Asset Management L.P. Has $125.79 Million Stake in Synchrony Financial ( SYF )" was published by BNB Daily and is owned by of BNB Daily. The ex-dividend date will be on Thursday the 4th of May 2017. Synchrony Financial's payout ratio is presently 19.62%. TRADEMARK VIOLATION WARNING: "Highland Capital Management LLC Buys 908 Shares of Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF)" was posted by Transcript Daily and is owned by of Transcript Daily. (more...)
Vodafone Group plc (VOD) Receives GBX 244.91 Consensus Price Target from Analysts
- August 02, 2017

Numis Securities Ltd assumed coverage on shares of Vodafone Group PLC in a research note on Friday, July 14th. Becker Capital Management Inc. acquired a new stake in shares of Vodafone Group PLC during the fourth quarter worth approximately $34,857,000. (more...)
William Hill grows in H1 William Hill grows in H1
- August 02, 2017

The betting company said that in the six months to 27 June, profit before interest and tax fell 11 per cent to £109m, from £122m in the first six months of 2016. "A punter-friendly set of football results at the back end of last season conspired to send win margins down, thus hampering profit growth; however, given these results were plastered all over the back pages, analysts had already nudged expectations down". (more...)
Earth's 2017 resource 'budget' spent by 2 August Earth's 2017 resource 'budget' spent by 2 August
- August 02, 2017

A personal Earth Overshoot Day earlier than August 2 means a user's demand on nature is higher than the world average. Although this message is bleak, Global Footprint Network claims that moving Earth Overshoot Day back by just 4.5 days every year would return humanity to using the resource of one planet, rather than 1.7, by 2050. (more...)
Asda sales and profits fell in 2016 Asda sales and profits fell in 2016
- August 02, 2017

Like-for-like sales also took a battering at the Walmart-owned retailer, dropping by 5.7 per cent. Asda, the British supermarket business of USA retail giant Wal-Mart, reported an 11.5 percent drop in profit in 2016, a performance it said was "behind expectations". (more...)
ONEOK, Inc. (NASDAQ:OKE) To Release Earnings ONEOK, Inc. (NASDAQ:OKE) To Release Earnings
- August 02, 2017

Other large investors also recently modified their holdings of the company. Shares of ONEOK, Inc . The Calvert Investment Management Inc holds 359,421 shares with $20.63 million value, up from 311,940 last quarter. (NYSE:OKE). Vantage Invest Advsr Ltd Liability Company has 0.01% invested in ONEOK, Inc . Several research firms have weighed in on OKE. Argus raised its rating on ONEOK, Inc .to Buy on 21/06/2017 in a reversal from its prior Hold rating. (more...)
Spirit AeroSystems Holdings, Inc. (SPR) Analysts See $1.21 EPS
- August 02, 2017

Institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. Over the past twelve months, Spirit AeroSystems Holdings, Inc . Pnc Financial Svcs Inc holds 3,538 shares. Shareholders of record on Monday, September 18th will be issued a $0.10 dividend. This dividend amount will represent a yeild of $0.66. The ex-dividend date is Friday, September 15th. (more...)
RBI cuts interest rate by 25 bps to 6% RBI cuts interest rate by 25 bps to 6%
- August 02, 2017

Reuters Poll shown that, RBI will cut its repo rate by 25 basis points to 6.00 percent - the lowest since November 2010 - as a slump in food prices sent June consumer inflation to a more than five-year low of 1.54 percent. It was slumping inflation that allowed the RBI to provide a booster shot to India's economy which has been growing at its slowest pace in over two years. (more...)
Sabra Health Care REIT, Inc. (NASDAQ:SBRA) Shares Move -0.85%
- August 02, 2017

The average volume for Sabra Health Care REIT, Inc. 06/01/2016 - Sabra Healthcare REIT , Inc. had its "hold" rating reiterated by analysts at Canaccord Genuity. "(NASDAQ:SBRA) Cut to "Underperform" at Mizuho" was first published by Markets Daily and is the property of of Markets Daily. If you are accessing this report on another site, it was copied illegally and reposted in violation of global trademark and copyright law. (more...)
Cook County soda tax due to take effect today Cook County soda tax due to take effect today
- August 02, 2017

The Illinois Retail Merchants Association announced Tuesday that it is "appealing whether the judge used the correct standards in granting". The tax adds an extra penny-per-ounce tax to sugar-sweetened beverages, which includes everything from sodas to sweetened iced teas. (more...)
Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO) Shares Sold by Riverbridge Partners LLC
- August 02, 2017

The company was maintained on Friday, March 11 by Jefferies. Kite Pharma Inc (NASDAQ:KITE) was raised too. (NASDAQ:CSCO) on Monday, February 8 to "Buy" rating. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, thirteen have given a hold rating and twenty-two have issued a buy rating to the company. (more...)
Man Arrested Over Sydney Plane Attack Plot Freed Without Charge Man Arrested Over Sydney Plane Attack Plot Freed Without Charge
- August 02, 2017

Mr Merhi's family was also in shock and his life had been "turned upside down", Mr Kheir said. "Australian authorities have detained at least four men in greater Sydney for attempting to build an improvised explosive device that they could smuggle onto an airplane". (more...)
Amazon to hire 1500 at New Jersey locations today Amazon to hire 1500 at New Jersey locations today
- August 02, 2017

Seattle-based e-commerce giant Amazon appears to be pushing ahead with its rapid growth strategy, saying last week it will be hosting its first "Jobs Day" this Wednesday because it has over 50,000 roles to fill across its USA fulfillment network. (more...)
Cornyn raises possibility of working with Dems Cornyn raises possibility of working with Dems
- August 02, 2017

Do they go back to the drawing board, give up or reach across the aisle? Despite the overture, bipartisanship will not come easy. In remarks on the Senate floor Tuesday, Cornyn cited "fragile majorities" in the Senate and said "we are forced to work together to try to solve these problems". (more...)
Honda Motorcycle expands Narsapura plant capacity Honda Motorcycle expands Narsapura plant capacity
- August 02, 2017

Honda opened its first plant at Manesar, Haryana, which today covers an area of about 100,000 sq. meters and has an annual capacity of 1.65 million units. India contributed 28% to Honda's global two-wheeler sales in the last financial year. The latest expansion further fortifies Honda's ability to serve the market faster with its increased annual production capacity to 6.4 million units from all plants. (more...)
The Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) Receives Overweight Rating from Morgan Stanley
- August 02, 2017

Union Pac Corp now has $81.98 billion valuation. Union Pacific Corporation accounts for about 2.0% of Barnett & Company Inc.'s holdings, making the stock its 12th largest position. It also reduced Linear Tech Corp Del (NASDAQ:LLTC) stake by 5,574 shares and now owns 55,635 shares. Disney Walt Co (Call) (NYSE:DIS) was reduced too. (more...)
State pension reform leaves 1m women poorer State pension reform leaves 1m women poorer
- August 02, 2017

The IFS found that the the state pension age rise for women reaching those ages between 2010 and 2016 was saving the government £5.1bn per year. Jonathan Cribb, senior research economist at IFS, said: "The tax and benefit system is much more generous to those above the state pension age than those below it". (more...)
RSA Insurance Group HY Pre-tax Profit Rises RSA Insurance Group HY Pre-tax Profit Rises
- August 02, 2017

This led to the suspension of three senior executives, including the then chief executive Philip Smyth , and the RSA group injecting more than € 400 million into its Irish subsidiary.RSA Insurance Ireland reported a loss of € 198 million in 2014. (more...)
Gramercy Property Trust, Inc
- August 02, 2017

Pensionfund Sabic's holdings in Columbia Property Trust were worth $783,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Quite a few brokerage firms quite recently weighed in on The corporation. Stock market analysts watching Gramercy Property Trust Inc. The firm's revenue for the quarter was down 5.7% compared to the same quarter past year. (more...)
Leerink Swann Analysts Decrease Earnings Estimates for Community Health Systems, Inc. (CYH)
- August 02, 2017

Equities analysts forecast that Community Health Systems, Inc . will post $0.19 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. ( CYH ) traded down 3.78% on Tuesday, reaching $6.88. Several research analysts have issued reports on the stock. The stock of Community Health Systems (NYSE:CYH) has "Market Perform" rating given on Wednesday, November 4 by Leerink Swann. (more...)
Positive Press Coverage Very Unlikely to Affect New Gold (NGD) Stock Price
- August 02, 2017

Shell Asset Management Co. boosted its position in New Gold by 1.1% in the first quarter. DZ BANK AG Deutsche Zentral Genossenschafts Bank Frankfurt am Main bought a new position in shares of New Gold during the fourth quarter worth approximately $156,000. (more...)
The Ultimate Software Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ULTI) To Release Earnings The Ultimate Software Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ULTI) To Release Earnings
- August 02, 2017

Ledyard Fincl Bank accumulated 31 shares. The biggest holder now is Mr. Michael Feinberg who owns 1,520,379 shares (5.12% of those outstanding), whilst Scott Scherr holds 437,902 (1.47% of shares outstanding) and Marc D. (NASDAQ:ULTI) to report earnings on Aug, 01 for the fiscal quarter ending Jun 2017. During the same quarter a year ago, the company posted $0.76 EPS. (more...)
No delays from boosted security over foiled Sydney terror plot No delays from boosted security over foiled Sydney terror plot
- August 02, 2017

The offences are not related to the alleged plane bomb plot. He said it was "ridiculous" for politicians to know of the loopholes and to still say scanners were the answer. "Given the additional screening requirements, we ask passengers to arrive at the terminal two hours before domestic flights and three hours before worldwide flights", the company said in a statement. (more...)
Australia ramps up airport security after alleged plane bomb plot Australia ramps up airport security after alleged plane bomb plot
- August 02, 2017

NSW police officers arrive at a crime scene in Surry Hills, Sydney , on Monday. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said security measures had been upgraded at all of Australia's major airports. "Travellers should be prepared for additional scrutiny at screening points, and while it is important that Australians are aware of the increased threat, be assured we have the finest security and intelligence services in the world and they are working, as is my government, and all our governments ... (more...)