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Hurricane Harvey won't affect oil, will affect gas prices Hurricane Harvey won't affect oil, will affect gas prices
- September 10, 2017

Harvey, which made landfall north of Corpus Christi August 25, has dumped almost 50 inches of rain in and around areas Houston. Harvey's birth as a hurricane took a little time and at one moment, around 4 p.m. Virgin Islands, which makes residents eligible for FEMA and other government grants for temporary housing and home repairs, low-priced loans to cover uninsured property losses, and other programs. (more...)
Richard Branson's Island Destroyed and Pictures Show He's Lucky to Be Alive Richard Branson's Island Destroyed and Pictures Show He's Lucky to Be Alive
- September 10, 2017

British police officers will be deployed along with nearly 500 troops as part of the country's efforts to step up support to the Caribbean islands left devastated by Hurricane Irma. "Necker & whole area completely devastated", he wrote alongside the photo. "Making me very concerned for our friends and everyone on the neighbouring islands and people in its path". (more...)
Morgan Stanley Decides to Downgrade GlaxoSmithKline PLC (ADR) (NYSE:GSK) Stock Morgan Stanley Decides to Downgrade GlaxoSmithKline PLC (ADR) (NYSE:GSK) Stock
- September 10, 2017

Argus reissued a "buy" rating and set a $50.00 price target on shares of GlaxoSmithKline PLC in a research report on Thursday, August 31st. Hamlin Capital Management Llc sold 12,428 shares as the company's stock rose 5.47% with the market. Sysco Corporation had 43 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. GSK's rating of a Equal-Weight has been discontinued. On Wednesday, December 9 the stock rating was upgraded by Bank of America to "Buy". (more...)
Would-Be Travelers May Be Stranded as Flights Canceled Ahead of Hurricane Irma Would-Be Travelers May Be Stranded as Flights Canceled Ahead of Hurricane Irma
- September 10, 2017

Miami officials say it would take two weeks to move the cranes. The airline said it was swapping out smaller aircraft for larger ones on its Florida routes to accommodate the increase demand to leave the peninsula. Passengers are urged not to travel to the airport unless they have checked their flight is operating. Others meanwhile, have heeded official warnings to evacuate - many of them getting snarled in lengthy traffic jams in the process. (more...)
Oil set for first weekly gain since July as United States refiners return
- September 10, 2017

Brent crude was down 33 cents or 0.6% at $54.16 a barrel after reaching its highest level since April at $54.80. US West Texas Intermediate light crude oil settled down 3.28%, or Dollars 1.61, at USD 47.48. The U.S. Energy Information Administration said on Thursday U.S. weekly crude stocks increased 4.6 million barrels last week, topping analysts' forecast for a 4.0-million-barrel build in a Reuters poll. (more...)
Man City Wallop Liverpool 5-0 Man City Wallop Liverpool 5-0
- September 10, 2017

City had stuttered through their first three games but hit their stride against the Reds , albeit with the visitors having to play almost an hour following Sadio Mane's sending off in the 37th minute. "I don't know if it is red card or not", said the City boss. Gabriel Jesus (45 +6, 53) extended the hosts' advantage either side of the break prior to replacement Leroy Sane settled the scoring with a late dual (77, 90 +1) as City inflicted Liverpool's first loss of the season - their ... (more...)
Earnings Analysis Of Southwest Airlines Co. (LUV) Earnings Analysis Of Southwest Airlines Co. (LUV)
- September 10, 2017

More notable recent Southwest Airlines Co (NYSE: LUV ) news were published by: Bloomberg.com which released: "Southwest Airlines Begins Its Houston Return" on September 01, 2017, also Bizjournals.com with their article: "Southwest Airlines takes its first 737 Max from Boeing" published on August 31, 2017, Seekingalpha.com published: "Southwest Airlines: Successful And Sustainable For Long-Term Investors" on September 08, 2017. (more...)
Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) Sees Significantly Lower Trading Volume
- September 10, 2017

Marathon Oil Corp now has $9.61B valuation. The firm has a market cap of $27.04 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 31.85 and a beta of 1.56. Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC) opened at 53.42 on Friday. Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) appreciated by 0.43% at $11.78, after hitting low of $11.6 in an intra-day trade. The firm has "Sector Perform" rating given on Friday, February 19 by RBC Capital Markets. (more...)
Gold Rising On North Korea Fears Gold Rising On North Korea Fears
- September 10, 2017

The United States wants the United Nations Security Council to vote next Monday to impose "the strongest possible" sanctions on North Korea, US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said to a leading business daily. Elsewhere, stock markets fell and the yen, gold and sovereign bonds all rose. The Final Word: Investors are bracing for a highly active week, including a deluge of economic data and three central bank meetings. (more...)
NCI Building Systems, Inc. New (NYSE:NCS) Experiences Heavy Trading Volume
- September 10, 2017

The firm has "Neutral" rating by Citigroup given on Wednesday, October 12. Zacks upgraded the shares of NCS in report on Wednesday, August 12 to "Sell" rating . Capstone Inv Advsr accumulated 0.01% or 20,063 shares. Gotham Asset Mgmt Limited stated it has 44,867 shares. Principal Fincl holds 0.01% or 699,898 shares. (more...)
Activists in South Korea brace for latest round of THAAD Activists in South Korea brace for latest round of THAAD
- September 10, 2017

The North Korean People's Army takes part in a target-striking contest commanded by Kim Jong Un. More than 300 activists from Seongju and nearby Gimcheon city were outside the THAAD site, in what they say is their 41st assembly demanding the removal of all THAAD launchers, News 1 reported Wednesday. (more...)
As Trump warns of possible war with North Korea, South Koreans doubtful As Trump warns of possible war with North Korea, South Koreans doubtful
- September 10, 2017

Nebenzia said he hasn't seen the draft resolution and told reporters Haley's deadline is "a little premature" especially since the Security Council was on a visit to Ethiopia and isn't scheduled to meet again until September 11. "Military action would certainly be an option", Trump told a White House news conference when he was asked about the possibility after meeting the leader of Kuwait. (more...)
Trump says hopes to avoid use of military action on North Korea Trump says hopes to avoid use of military action on North Korea
- September 10, 2017

Japanese F-15 fighter jets on Saturday conducted an air exercise with U.S. B1-B bombers in the skies above the East China Sea, Japan's Air Self Defence Force (ASDF) said. The advice says further provocations by Pyongyang or reactions by other countries cannot be ruled out, and tensions could escalate with little warning . (more...)
Horrell Capital Management Inc. Has $6.08 Million Holdings in FedEx Corporation (FDX) Horrell Capital Management Inc. Has $6.08 Million Holdings in FedEx Corporation (FDX)
- September 10, 2017

It has outperformed by 2.32% the S&P500. Brinker Capital Inc decreased Ishares Preferred (PFF) stake by 99,760 shares to 46,164 valued at $1.72M in 2016Q4. (NASDAQ:GILD) shares. The insider Cogan John Francis sold 9,943 shares worth $668,667. JACKSON SHIRLEY A also sold $1.19 million worth of FedEx Corporation (NYSE:FDX) on Thursday, March 23. (more...)
Brokerage Firms Rate Altria Group Price Target at $72.50
- September 10, 2017

Altria Group (NYSE:MO) last announced its earnings results on Wednesday, February 1st. Nli International Inc increased its stake in Altria Group Inc (MO ) by 6.25% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. The company's end of quarter revenue went up 3.2% compared with the same period in the prior year. for the same period in the previous fiscal year, firm posted $0.81 Earnings Per Share. (more...)
Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) VP Sells 16298 Shares of Stock
- September 10, 2017

Facebook, Inc . (NASDAQ:FB) VP David B. Fischer sold 16,298 shares of the company's stock in a transaction on Thursday, August 24th. Farmers & Merchants Investments Inc. Barclays Capital has "Overweight" rating and $150 target. Evercore maintained PTC Inc (NASDAQ:PTC) on Monday, August 28 with "Buy" rating. Pivotal Research now has a $140.00 price target on the social networking company's stock. (more...)
Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (SIRI)
- September 10, 2017

The Japan-based Asset Mngmt One Ltd has invested 0.04% in Sirius XM Holdings Inc . Share performance for the month is now at 0.00%. 12/14/2015 - JP Morgan began new coverage on Sirius XM Holdings Inc . Sirius XM Holdings (NASDAQ: SIRI ) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July 27th. The company reported $0.04 EPS for the quarter, meeting analysts' consensus estimates of $0.04. (more...)
Analyst's Predictions on Mondelez International, Inc. (MDLZ), RH (RH)
- September 10, 2017

After a recent spot-check, the stock has touched $40.75 which represents a change from the open of -0.05%. Palestra Cap Ltd Company holds 1.04 million shares or 2.59% of its portfolio. 1 is equivalent to a buy rating, 3 a hold rating, and 5 a sell rating. Credit Agricole downgraded the shares of MDLZ in report on Thursday, August 6 to "Outperform" rating. (more...)
Nissan Leaf Sales Blip Is Only Temporary, Here's Why Nissan Leaf Sales Blip Is Only Temporary, Here's Why
- September 10, 2017

The new leaf's design might not meet the expectations of electric auto lovers, but it won't turn off many people with its new design. Obviously the Tennessee plant will add production volume for North America, while the United Kingdom plant will supply Europe. (more...)
China considers banning petrol and diesel cars China considers banning petrol and diesel cars
- September 10, 2017

This isn't the first time a governing body has said it would eventually phase out the sale of traditional fuel vehicles: France said it will stop selling fossil fuel cars by 2040 in July, and the United Kingdom has committed to the same timeline for sales of those vehicles. (more...)
Halliburton Company (HAL) distanced 7.41% to its 52-Week Low = Technical Analysis Halliburton Company (HAL) distanced 7.41% to its 52-Week Low = Technical Analysis
- September 10, 2017

The share price has moved forward from its 20 days moving average, trading at a distance of 4.16% and stays -1.19% away from its 50 days moving average. 07/20/2017 - Halliburton Company was upgraded to "buy" by analysts at Seaport Global Securities. H.C. Wainwright initiated Antares Pharma Inc (NASDAQ:ATRS) rating on Friday, June 23. (more...)
USA formally requests United Nations vote on North Korea on Monday
- September 10, 2017

On Sunday, North Korea had claimed to have detonated a hydrogen bomb that it said can be mounted on an intercontinental ballistic missile, five days after it launched a ballistic missile that flew over Japan. Any threat to the USA or its allies will be met with a massive military response, the official said. An analysis published on Thursday by NK Pro points to little correlation between key dates in the country and its testing cycle. (more...)
Equifax breach: What Montanans need to know Equifax breach: What Montanans need to know
- September 10, 2017

President of Firefighters Credit Union Bruce Zmolek says hackers are getting smarter and consumers need to carefully consider where they're putting their personal information. For those who did take them up on their offer, it only seems to imply whether your data was compromised, and I say "seems to" because the answer is still unclear. (more...)
Lampert Sells 900 Shares of McKesson Corporation (MCK) Stock Lampert Sells 900 Shares of McKesson Corporation (MCK) Stock
- September 10, 2017

Mckesson Corp now has $33.00B valuation. The stock increased 2.47% or $3.75 during the last trading session, reaching $155.84. (NYSE:ANTM) was trading at volume less than average, prior 52-week high was $198.98 and surged 53.07% over the same period, trading at a volume of 1.16 million. (more...)
The Charles Schwab Corporation (SCHW) EVP Sells $38990.00 in Stock The Charles Schwab Corporation (SCHW) EVP Sells $38990.00 in Stock
- September 10, 2017

About 6.47 million shares traded or 15.54% up from the average. Charles Schwab Corp (NYSE: SCHW ) has risen 32.11% since September 10, 2016 and is uptrending. Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 buys, and 8 sales for $2.34 million activity. Schwab Charles Corp New now has $51.68 billion valuation. More notable recent Reynolds American, Inc. (more...)
Nearly 800000 West Virginians could be impacted by Equifax data breach Nearly 800000 West Virginians could be impacted by Equifax data breach
- September 10, 2017

If consumers have any questions , the FTC says to visit the frequently asked questions page on the Equifax website . A total of 143 million Americans could be affected by the incident. Besides Equifax , there are dozens of other companies that provide insurance for identity theft victims or that specialize in identity recovery. (more...)
Anheuser-Busch Inbev Coverage Initiated at Argus Anheuser-Busch Inbev Coverage Initiated at Argus
- September 10, 2017

Andra Ap invested in 103,200 shares or 0.05% of the stock. Morgan Stanley now owns 3,892,315 shares of the consumer goods maker's stock worth $427,221,000 after buying an additional 1,315,414 shares in the last quarter. Northland Capital maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Thursday, July 20 report. Anheuser Busch Inbev NV (AB InBev) is a Belgium-based company engaged in the brewers industry. (more...)
Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) Shares Sold by BTC Capital Management Inc
- September 10, 2017

It has underperformed by 31.33% the S&P500. BTC Capital Management Inc. lessened its stake in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) by 1.5% during the 1st quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). (more...)
Delta Lloyd Asset Management NV Buys Company Stocks In 22793 AmerisourceBergen Corporation
- September 10, 2017

Janney Montgomery Scott LLC now owns 19,583 shares of the company's stock valued at $1,733,000 after purchasing an additional 6,090 shares during the last quarter. The dividend yield was $1.82. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thurs, Aug 17th. AmerisourceBergen Corporation (Holding Co)'s payout ratio is 38.02%. (more...)
Florida Governor: Hurricane Irma will be 'most catastrophic' storm Florida Governor: Hurricane Irma will be 'most catastrophic' storm
- September 10, 2017

DTE Energy is sending roughly 300 line workers plus 100 tree trimmers. Scott said that the storm surge is expected to be up to 15 feet (4.5 meters) in some areas along the west coast of Florida. "It does not appear to me it's going to be anything other than a tropical storm, based on what we're seeing, although that could change at any moment", Sills said of the storm when it hits Putnam County. (more...)