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ESPN's College GameDay coming to Blacksburg for Virginia Tech-Clemson ESPN's College GameDay coming to Blacksburg for Virginia Tech-Clemson
- September 24, 2017

Rece Davis, Kirk Herbstreit, Desmond Howard, Lee Corso , David Pollack and Maria Taylor will go live on campus at 9 a.m. ET. College Gameday is coming back to Blacksburg. It'll be the full GameDay crew's first trip to Blacksburg since the 2007 opener against East Carolina, although that day - Virginia Tech's first football game after the tragedy the previous April - had a much more somber mood. (more...)
Amazon investment arm picks up 5% stake in Shoppers Stop Amazon investment arm picks up 5% stake in Shoppers Stop
- September 24, 2017

Amazon Fashion Head Arun Sirdeshmukh said the global e-tailor would continue to invest in India to build customer experience in selection, value and convenience. In addition to its shopping site (shoppersstop.com) and mobile app, online shoppers will have an opportunity to experience Shoppers Stop in its exclusive brand store on Amazon.in. (more...)
Damaged New Zealand fuel pipeline to be restarted Sunday: New Zealand Refining Damaged New Zealand fuel pipeline to be restarted Sunday: New Zealand Refining
- September 24, 2017

It said it expected to deliver jet fuel to Auckland Airport between tomorrow and Wednesday. Damage to the 170km fuel line, which supplies nearly all the fuel for Auckland, New Zealand's largest city, was believed to have been caused by a digger. (more...)
EPS for Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) Expected At $0.74 EPS for Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) Expected At $0.74
- September 24, 2017

Canaccord Genuity maintained the shares of MSFT in report on Thursday, July 6 with "Hold" rating. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Friday, December 16 by SunTrust. Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ:CGNX) has risen 131.00% since September 23, 2016 and is uptrending. Therefore 79% are positive. Analysts predict that Microsoft Corporation will post $3.18 EPS for the current fiscal year. (more...)
SPDR S&P Technology Hardware ETF (XTH) Rises 1.89% for Sep 22 SPDR S&P Technology Hardware ETF (XTH) Rises 1.89% for Sep 22
- September 24, 2017

SPDR S&P 500 High Dividend ETF (SPYD) presently has a 14-day Commodity Channel Index (CCI) of -1.82. More notable recent SPDR S&P 500 Growth ETF (NYSEARCA:SPYG) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: "Best ETF Strategies for a Hawkish Fed" on September 21, 2017, also Forbes.com with their article: "5 Reasons Homebuilder ETFs Have Plenty Of Room For Growth" published on September 02, 2017, Marketwatch.com published: "S&P 500 buybacks have dropped by 25% since the first quarter of ... (more...)
Two seismic events in North Korea 'unlikely' to be man-made explosions Two seismic events in North Korea 'unlikely' to be man-made explosions
- September 24, 2017

The Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization, through its executive secretary, tweeted Saturday that the activity was "unlikely man-made". Textiles are one of North Korea's last major sources of foreign revenue following repeated rounds of United Nations sanctions under which Beijing cut off purchases of coal, iron ore, seafood and other goods. (more...)
Nutanix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTNX) Sees Stock Price Rise - Up $1.15
- September 24, 2017

The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available at this link . On Thursday, Shares of Nutanix, Inc . Currently, the stock has a 1 Year Price Target of $28.93. However, the institutional investors are observed to own 69.90% of the total shares. The shares were sold on September 5th for an average price of $21.11. (more...)
Raises Position in Biogen Inc. (NASDAQ:BIIB) Raises Position in Biogen Inc. (NASDAQ:BIIB)
- September 24, 2017

About 23.21M shares traded or 3.16% up from the average. The correct version of this story can be accessed at https://www.truebluetribune.com/2017/09/23/healthinvest-partners-ab-buys-shares-of-25000-biogen-inc-biib.html. The firm has "Market Perform" rating given on Friday, July 24 by BMO Capital Markets. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Monday, June 12 by Jefferies. (more...)
Amicus Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOLD) Moving Aggressively - Up $0.58
- September 24, 2017

Jonathan Auerbach decreased its stake in Servicemaster Global Hldgs I (SERV) by 64.54% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. The stock rose 0.16% or $0.13 reaching $79.6. For the quarter, shares have been noted at 50.10%. The other 6, though not evenly; between analysts who think you should buy Amicus Therapeutics, Inc . (more...)
IRMA: Florida reinstates tolls on Thursday IRMA: Florida reinstates tolls on Thursday
- September 24, 2017

Irma made initial landfall September 10 in Monroe County and a second landfall in Collier County before traveling north and exiting the state September 11. "Now ( they will) protect us from high water events afterwards, as more storms could potentially threaten Florida". "We have now more than 2,300 dump-truck loads of sand like you see behind us armoring those spots to before the storm", Florida Department of Environmental Protection Secretary Noah Valenstein said. (more...)
Ascendis Pharma A/S - American (ASND) Reaches New 52-Week High Ascendis Pharma A/S - American (ASND) Reaches New 52-Week High
- September 24, 2017

The value of the investment in ASND went from $19,626,000 to $27,508,000 a change of $7,882,000 for the reporting period. RA Capital Management LLC boosted its stake in shares of Ascendis Pharma A/S by 3.2% in the 2nd quarter. The biotechnology company reported ($1.04) EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.80) by ($0.24). Ascendis Pharma A/S had a negative return on equity of 67.76% and a negative net margin of 2,977.70%. (more...)
Hudson Pacific Properties, Inc. (NYSE:HPP) Valuation According To Analysts
- September 24, 2017

The Pennsylvania-based Susquehanna International Grp Llp has invested 0.01% in Hudson Pacific Properties Inc (NYSE:HPP). Hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of the business. The purchase was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website . The stock was acquired at an average cost of $31.78 per share, with a total value of $476,700.00. (more...)
Baird Keeps Rating And Raises Price Target On AECOM (ACM)
- September 24, 2017

The number of shares now owned by investors are 156.3 mln. It has underperformed by 45.08% the S&P500. Next Financial Group, Inc trimmed its stake by shedding 375 shares a decrease of 33.0%. After $0.78 actual EPS reported by Aecom for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -8.97% negative EPS growth. Aecom Technology has $48 highest and $4 lowest target. (more...)
Honeywell International Inc. (HON) Saw a 52-Week High
- September 24, 2017

Washington Trust Company increased its stake in Honeywell Intl Inc ( HON ) by 917.11% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. The legal version of this report can be viewed at https://www.dispatchtribunal.com/2017/09/22/morgan-stanley-raises-honeywell-international-inc-hon-price-target-to-149-00.html. (more...)
Highfields Capital Management LP Lifted Its Teva Pharmaceutical Inds LTD (TEVA) Holding
- September 24, 2017

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited (NYSE: TEVA ) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August 3rd. The business had revenue of $5.69 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $5.72 billion. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, August 29th were paid a $0.085 dividend. (USA) (NYSE:BCE) on Friday, August 7 with "Hold" rating . Its up 0.01, from 1.15 in 2017Q1. (more...)
Procter & Gamble Company (The) (PG) Shares Sold by Barber Financial Group Inc
- September 24, 2017

It has underperformed by 12.66% the S&P500. Inc. now owns 1,603 shares of the company's stock worth $144,000 after acquiring an additional 170 shares during the last quarter. Jones Financial Companies Lllp increased its stake in Procter & Gamble Co (PG) by 30.35% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. (more...)
Investors Buy Advance Auto Parts Inc (AAP) on Weakness
- September 24, 2017

It has underperformed by 39.89% the S&P500. The value of the investment in Advance Auto Parts Inc Advance went from $5,146,000 to $4,114,000 a change of $1,032,000 quarter over quarter. Since May 26, 2017, it had 6 insider purchases, and 0 insider sales for $49.68 million activity. The insider Greco Thomas bought 16,000 shares worth $2.15 million. (more...)
Principal Financial Group Inc. Raises Holdings in Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc. (AMP)
- September 24, 2017

Ameriprise Finl Inc now has $21.21 billion valuation. The stock rose 0.46% or $0.65 reaching $141.43 per share. About 149,280 shares traded. It has outperformed by 13.55% the S&P500. (NYSE:AMP) has "Equal-Weight" rating given on Friday, January 29 by Barclays Capital. On Monday, October 12 the stock rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods with "Outperform". (more...)
Institutional Investors Are Dumping Half Robert International Inc (NYSE:RHI)
- September 24, 2017

Robert Half International Inc. has a 12 month low of $34.42 and a 12 month high of $50.98. (NYSE: RHI ) by 12.5% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Wednesday, February 3 with "Outperform". Robert W. Baird has "Buy" rating and $50.0 target. The firm earned "Market Perform" rating on Wednesday, April 27 by Avondale. (more...)
US Dollar Advances On Fed Rate Hike Signal In Dec. US Dollar Advances On Fed Rate Hike Signal In Dec.
- September 24, 2017

On Wednesday, December Comex gold futures settled at $1304.50, down $6.10 or -0.47%. "This puts a little pressure on gold", said Jeff Klearman, portfolio manager at GraniteShares, a provider and manager of exchange traded funds. The euro slid 0.8 percent to $1.1894, its lowest in four sessions, while the greenback gained 0.5 percent to 112.17 yen after touching a two-month high at 112.51 yen, Reuters data showed. (more...)
Research Ratings: JC Penney Company, Inc. (JCP), HealthEquity, Inc. (HQY) Research Ratings: JC Penney Company, Inc. (JCP), HealthEquity, Inc. (HQY)
- September 23, 2017

J.C. Penney Co. says it will hold a nationwide job fair in its roughly 875 stores on October 17. ( JCP ) remained unsuccessful in beating the consensus-estimated -$0.05 as it actually earned -$0.09 per share in its last reported financial results. (more...)
New York Mortgage Trust, Inc. (NASDAQ:NYMT) Sees Significantly Higher Trading Volume
- September 23, 2017

About 1.38 million shares traded or 87.98% up from the average. It has underperformed by 7.59% the S&P500. Two analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the company. Fifth Third National Bank & Trust reported 900 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Accern also assigned news headlines about the real estate investment trust an impact score of 45.9166847953277 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the ... (more...)
Franklin Resources Inc. Has $65.29 Million Holdings in Cerner Corporation (NASDAQ:CERN)
- September 23, 2017

Over the last three months, insiders sold 371,583 shares of company stock worth $24,758,191. About 297,293 shares traded. It has underperformed by 10.47% the S&P500. Massachusetts Svcs Ma has invested 0.94% in Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL). Linscomb Williams has 0.03% invested in General Dynamics Corporation (NYSE:GD) for 1,613 shares. (more...)
Child safety-seat checks at 100 IL locations Saturday Child safety-seat checks at 100 IL locations Saturday
- September 23, 2017

Certified child passenger safety technicians will check seats for proper use and installation as well as teach parents how to properly install a auto seat. Parents/Guardians are encouraged to bring their children along with their vehicle seat and have it inspected by specially-trained Child Safety Seat Technicians. (more...)
Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) Sees Significantly Lower Trading Volume
- September 23, 2017

The stock declined 0.14% or $0.11 reaching $79.78 per share. The stock had a trading volume of 10,205,789 shares. Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Friday, July 28th. As per Tuesday, May 30, the company rating was maintained by J.P. Morgan. The stock of NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA) earned "Buy" rating by Vetr on Thursday, September 17. (more...)
Quake near North Korea nuclear test site 'occurred naturally' Quake near North Korea nuclear test site 'occurred naturally'
- September 23, 2017

A statement from China's commerce ministry said restrictions on refined petroleum products would apply from 1 October, and on liquefied natural gas immediately. North Korean President Kim Jong-Un. In a statement on Friday Kim responded by calling the U.S. head of state "mentally deranged" and a "dotard" who would "pay dearly" for his comments - triggering Trump to describe him as a "madman". (more...)
Universal Display Corporation (NASDAQ:OLED) Under Analyst Spotlight Universal Display Corporation (NASDAQ:OLED) Under Analyst Spotlight
- September 23, 2017

The company saw 1.09 million shares trade hands over the course of the day. Other hedge funds have also modified their holdings of the company. Russell Investments Group Ltd. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thurs, Sep 14th. this indicates a $0.12 dividend on a yearly basis and a payout of 0.09%. Alps Advisors Inc. (more...)
Alabama expects trio of injured LBs to return Saturday Alabama expects trio of injured LBs to return Saturday
- September 23, 2017

Alabama enters Nashville as more than a two touchdown favorite against Vanderbilt . Alabama started the 2017 season with a huge victory over #3 ranked Florida State 24-7 and proceeded with lopsided wins against Fresno State and Colorado State to stand at 3-0. (more...)
Susquehanna Upgrades Rating On Air Products and Chemicals, Inc (APD)
- September 23, 2017

Air Products and Chemicals , Inc. (NYSE: APD ) has risen 9.23% since September 17, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 7.47% the S&P500. Phil Falcone decreased its stake in Hrg Group Inc (HRG) by 88.57% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. (more...)
Air Products and Chemicals, Stock Recommendation Reaffirmed by Vertical Research Air Products and Chemicals, Stock Recommendation Reaffirmed by Vertical Research
- September 23, 2017

The United Services Automobile Association holds 343,993 shares with $49.21M value, up from 336,313 last quarter. Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. It is down 9.23% since September 21, 2016 and is uptrending. Moreover, Globeflex Lp has 0.38% invested in EVRAZ plc (LON:EVR) for 21,782 shares. Columbia Pacific Advisors Limited Liability has 50,000 shares for 0.95% of their portfolio. (more...)