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Perry backing rule to help coal and nuclear plants Perry backing rule to help coal and nuclear plants
- September 29, 2017

In a letter to the commission dated today, Perry asks FERC to approve a rule, on an expedited schedule, that would allow utilities to recover the fully allocated costs for traditional "baseload resources" like coal and nuclear plants because, in his words, they provide "the energy security on which our nation relies". (more...)
Which Analysts Are Watching RSP Permian Inc (NYSE:RSPP)?
- September 29, 2017

This research may also include ratings and estimates in the reports. 12/05/2016 - RSP Permian Inc was upgraded to "overweight" by analysts at Morgan Stanley. It has outperformed by 9.12% the S&P500. Over the past year, the price of RSP Permian, Inc . The firm has a market cap of $5.47 billion, a P/E ratio of 63.67 and a beta of 2.15. (more...)
KeyCorp Reaffirms Hold Rating for KB Home (KBH)
- September 29, 2017

Several other brokerages have also commented on KBH . On the other hand KB Home (NYSE: KBH ) has Relative Strength Index (RSI 14) of 58.71 along with Average True Range (ATR 14) of 0.5. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: This news story was first published by Dispatch Tribunal and is the property of of Dispatch Tribunal. If you are accessing this piece of content on another website, it was copied illegally and republished in violation of United States & worldwide copyright laws. (more...)
Citigroup Inc. Lowers Versartis, Inc
- September 29, 2017

Finally, Sectoral Asset Management Inc acquired a new position in Versartis during the second quarter worth approximately $1,828,000. Parametric Port Assocs Lc owns 32,597 shares for 0% of their portfolio. After $-1.04 actual earnings per share reported by Versartis Inc for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -34.62 % EPS growth. A number of other analysts have also recently issued reports on VSAR . (more...)
NA Has $627000 Position in Delta Air Lines, Inc. (DAL)
- September 29, 2017

The stock increased 1.24% or $0.59 on September 28, reaching $48.31. The stock traded on unusually knocked up volume of 144822 comparing to the average volume of 7782.59 shares, completing picture of exact trends with uncompleted dots in volume over the norm. (more...)
United States consumer spending up weak 0.1 percent in August United States consumer spending up weak 0.1 percent in August
- September 29, 2017

Of more concern is that inflation remained sluggish in August, with the personal consumption expenditures price index excluding food and energy rising 0.1%. Last month the Fed kept its key interest rate unchanged, but still signaled that it believed it could raise rates for a third time this year. The Nasdaq index climbed 13.69 points to 6,467.14. (more...)
Vail Resorts, Inc. (MTN) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results Vail Resorts, Inc. (MTN) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results
- September 29, 2017

Piper Jaffray has "Overweight" rating and $24 target. Also covering Vail Resorts's price target, a total of 9 analysts have released a report on Vail Resorts. As per Wednesday, October 5, the company rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley. (NASDAQ:FSLR) rating on Thursday, April 28. Axiom Capital has "Buy" rating and $877 target. (more...)
Trump met former Fed Governor Kevin Warsh on potential Fed chairman job Trump met former Fed Governor Kevin Warsh on potential Fed chairman job
- September 29, 2017

Trump is considering a variety of choices to replace current Fed Chair Janet Yellen , whose term on the Fed expires on January 31. Mr. Warsh is a former Fed governor and was a member of the president's Strategic and Policy Forum, a group of business leaders that disbanded in August in protest over what they said was Mr. (more...)
Twenty-First Century Fox Inc (FOXA) Earns "Buy" Rating from Guggenheim
- September 29, 2017

Equities research analysts predict that Twenty-First Century Fox will post $1.91 earnings per share for the current year. FOXA is now undervalued by -17.81% relative to the average 1-year price target of $33.24 taken from a group of Wall Street Analysts. (more...)
Active Stock You Need to Watch: Rite Aid Corp (RAD) Active Stock You Need to Watch: Rite Aid Corp (RAD)
- September 29, 2017

Amer Intll Gp invested 0% of its portfolio in Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE: RAD ). They issued a "sector perform" rating and a $2.50 price objective for the company. A rating of 4 or 5 would represent a consensus Sell recommendation. Next quarter's EPS is forecasted to be $-0.01 with next year's EPS projected to be $-0.12. (more...)
Brokerages Set Helios and Matsn Ana (HMNY) Target Price at $0
- September 29, 2017

Investors may also be paying close concentration to some simple moving average indicators on shares of Radian Group Inc. Day traders strive to make money by exploiting minute price movements in individual assets (usually stocks, though currencies, futures and options are traded as well), usually leveraging large amounts of capital to do so, therefore they trade on Stocks in Play. (more...)
CBOT corn futures lower CBOT corn futures lower
- September 29, 2017

December wheat delivery slid 6.5 cents, or 1.41 percent, to 4.55 dollars per bushel. The smallest final residual in recent memory is minus 2 million bushels and USDA now has 14 million bushels slated for 2016/17, implying that a shocking inflation to stocks would less likely be rooted in residual changes. (more...)
Editas Medicine, Inc. (NASDAQ:EDIT)
- September 29, 2017

Many investors will opt to use multiple time periods when examining moving averages. ( EDIT ) traded up 3.1227% during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $23.8626. The formula uses ROIC and earnings yield ratios to find quality, undervalued stocks. Investors might be looking to focus on some longer-term indicators on shares of Editas Medicine ( EDIT ). (more...)
Roku is rocketing higher on its 2nd day of trading Roku is rocketing higher on its 2nd day of trading
- September 29, 2017

CNBC reported yesterday that Roku's $2 billion stock market value, following its opening-day pop, gives the company a price-to-sales ratio of 5.2, according to FactSet, marking a big premium over out-of-favour hardware companies FitBit and GoPro. (more...)
Reece Oxford to return to West Ham from Borussia Monchengladbach Reece Oxford to return to West Ham from Borussia Monchengladbach
- September 29, 2017

The 18-year-old signed a long-term contract in December but spent the second half of last season on loan at Reading and has not played for West Ham for more than a year. Due to Federation Internationale de Football Association regulations mean Oxford would be unable to play for West Ham until January. The Hammers have been watching developments closely, with Oxford now set to return to East London in December. (more...)
Turnover at the National Lottery up 12pc to €750m Turnover at the National Lottery up 12pc to €750m
- September 29, 2017

During a year ago, 2.1 million of all Irish adults played National Lottery games on a regular basis. Premier Lotteries Ireland (PLI), the operators of the national lottery, attributed the success of their turnover to an increase of investment and better use of its sales outlets. (more...)
CIBC World Markets Purchases New Position in Ctrip.com global, CIBC World Markets Purchases New Position in Ctrip.com global,
- September 29, 2017

Axiom International Investors LLC DE now owns 1,537,617 shares of the company's stock worth $75,574,000 after purchasing an additional 975,842 shares during the last quarter. Bridgeway Mngmt stated it has 0.02% of its portfolio in General Finance Corporation (NASDAQ:GFN). Neuberger Berman Group Incorporated Ltd Limited Liability Company reported 0.02% in Flex Ltd (NASDAQ:FLEX). (more...)
Southern's Georgia Power to get $1.67B in Vogtle loan guarantees Southern's Georgia Power to get $1.67B in Vogtle loan guarantees
- September 29, 2017

The nuclear power industry has been struggling in the face of plentiful, low-priced natural gas, which is burned to generate electricity, as well as stagnant demand for power. Summer expansion in July. After little concrete action for months, the Department of Energy on Friday took significant steps to support baseload power generation in the United States . (more...)
India's April-August fiscal deficit at over 96 pc of target India's April-August fiscal deficit at over 96 pc of target
- September 29, 2017

In absolute terms, 3.2% deficit for the current fiscal works out to almost Rs 5.47 crore, PTI reported in July. The revenue deficit of the government during the April-August period was Rs 4.31 lakh crore and revenue spending was Rs 9.5 lakh crore. (more...)
Cabot Microelectronics Corporation Announces Quarterly Dividend of $0.20 (CCMP)
- September 29, 2017

It has outperformed by 70.61% the S&P500. Vanguard Gru stated it has 2.36M shares. About 54,273 shares traded. Uniqure NV (NASDAQ:QURE) has declined 52.65% since September 28, 2016 and is downtrending. More interesting news about Cabot Microelectronics Corporation (NASDAQ:CCMP) were released by: Globenewswire.com and their article: " Cabot Microelectronics Corporation and Konfoong Materials International Co ..." published on November 07, 2016 as well as Seekingalpha.com's news article ... (more...)
The Wells Fargo & Co (WFC) Downgraded by Rafferty Capital Markets
- September 29, 2017

It has underperformed by 7.03% the S&P500. (NKE) by 79.67% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. Parametric Portfolio Associates Llc sold 24,581 shares as Tenneco Inc (TEN)'s stock declined 16.10%. Baird. The company was upgraded on Tuesday, January 10 by Susquehanna. A rating of 3 would signify a consensus Hold recommendation. The stock has "Neutral" rating by Guggenheim on Wednesday, April 6. (more...)
Trump authorizes waiver to loosen shipping regulations for Puerto Rico Trump authorizes waiver to loosen shipping regulations for Puerto Rico
- September 29, 2017

Even Sen. Marco Rubio, a Florida Republican who has emerged as a key advisor to Donald Trump on Latin America issues, publicly urged the president to move faster and put the US military in charge of recovery and logistics efforts on the island. (more...)
Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (VRX) Receives $26.41 Consensus PT from Analysts
- September 29, 2017

The specialty pharmaceutical company reported $1.05 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.97 by $0.08. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 64.34% of the company's stock. Valeant Pharmaceuticals International had a positive return on equity of 59.89% and a negative net margin of 12.40%. That represents a quarterly year/year change in revenues of -0.08 in sequential terms, the VRX saw sales decline by 0.06. (more...)
Notable Price Swings: CMS Energy Corporation (CMS), First Majestic Silver Corp. (AG)
- September 29, 2017

Raymond James Financial, Inc. raised shares of First Majestic Silver Corp from an "underperform" rating to a "market perform" rating in a research report on Wednesday, April 5th. According to their predictions high & low revenue estimates are 64 Million and 64 Million respectively. A total of 3,312,338 shares exchanged hands during the intra-day trade contrast with its average trading volume of 3.75M shares, while its relative volume stands at 0.88. (more...)
OpGen, Inc. (NASDAQ:OPGN) Sees Significantly Higher Trading Volume
- September 29, 2017

In general, and ADX value from 0-25 would represent an absent or weak trend. The stock has Return on Assets (ROA) of -253 percent. Analysts therefore consider the investment a net gain. owned about 1.25% of OpGen worth $219,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Alpha Beta Stock (ABS) makes sure to keep the information up to date and correct, but we didn't suggest or recommend buying or selling of any financial instrument, unless that information is subsequently confirmed on ... (more...)
Getting Aid To Puerto Rico Is One Thing; Distributing It Is Another Getting Aid To Puerto Rico Is One Thing; Distributing It Is Another
- September 29, 2017

Acting Department of Homeland Security Secretary Elaine Duke, who is helping coordinate USA help after Maria, said on Thursday she was satisfied with the response so far. "This is - Damnit, this is not a good news story", the mayor said, adding: "It is not a good news story when people are dying when they don't have dialysis, and when their generators aren't working and their oxygen is not providing for them". (more...)
Canada GDP taps the brakes in July; oil extraction, manufacturing down Canada GDP taps the brakes in July; oil extraction, manufacturing down
- September 29, 2017

Royal Bank of Canada climbed almost 1 percent to C$96.88 and Bank of Montreal gained 0.9 percent to C$94.85. It touched its highest intraday since May 15 at 15,675.45. Meanwhile, the construction industry declined 0.5%, manufacturing declined 0.4%, and mining, oil and gas fell 1.2%. WTI light sweet crude oil was down 23 cents to $51.32 a barrel. (more...)
Nevada Dispensaries Sell $27M In Marijuana During First Month In Business Nevada Dispensaries Sell $27M In Marijuana During First Month In Business
- September 29, 2017

The state of Washington tallied $3.8 million in its first month. Nevada's newly legalized recreational marijuana dispensaries sold more than $27 million worth of weed during the first month of retail sales and earned the state over $3.6 million in tax revenue, officials said Thursday. (more...)
Nebraska Supreme Court dismisses appeal, liquor stores will remain closed Nebraska Supreme Court dismisses appeal, liquor stores will remain closed
- September 29, 2017

The Nebraska Supreme Court has rejected an effort to resume beer sales in a tiny village next to an American Indian reservation in South Dakota plagued by alcohol problems. On Friday, Nebraska's high court said the appeal of the license ruling was improper because some of the involved parties, specifically the Sheridan County residents represented by Domina, were not included in the proceedings. (more...)
Health Insurance Innovations, Inc. (HIIQ), Zynerba Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ZYNE)
- September 29, 2017

The company had a trading volume of 6,591,737 shares. ( HIIQ ). A frequently used tool among technical stock analysts is the moving average. In deciding what to focus on - in a stock, say - a typical day trader looks for three things: liquidity, volatility and trading volume. (more...)