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East West Bancorp, Inc. (EWBC) Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.20
- August 04, 2017

It has underperformed by 11.41% the S&P500. (NASDAQ: EWBC ) announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, July 20th, Fidelity reports. TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC reduced its position in shares of Great Western Bancorp, Inc. Crager William also sold $94,848 worth of Envestnet Inc (NYSE:ENV) shares. $500,696 worth of Parsley Energy Inc (NYSE:PE) was sold by Roberts Colin. (NASDAQ:BMRN) or 2,500 shares. (more...)
Royal Dutch Shell Plc (LON:RDSA) Receives Royal Dutch Shell Plc (LON:RDSA) Receives "Overweight" Rating from Barclays PLC
- August 04, 2017

Chart analysts may also use the indicator to project possible price reversals and to define trends. Royal Dutch Shell Plc has a 52-week low of GBX 1,791.00 and a 52-week high of GBX 2,295.50. ADX is used to gauge trend strength but not trend direction. Advik Laboratories Ltd. (ADVIKLA.BO)'s Williams Percent Range or 14 day Williams %R now sits at -20.78. (more...)
IShares MSCI Brazil Index (EWZ) Short Interest Down 12.4% in July
- August 04, 2017

SAR stands for stop and reverse and it is a trend following indicator, created to identify the turning point in price action. When the price is trending to the upside, the dots are below the price action and when the price is trending to the downside, the dots are above the price action. (more...)
Consumer credit firms "less satisfied" with regulator
- August 04, 2017

Fewer pension companies said they were using external advisers to get information about the FCA than past year, with a fall of 73 per cent to 57 per cent. The poll of more than 2,000 firms found a third were unhappy with the clarity of information provided by the FCA on the process of preparing to exit the European Union, while a further 53% of respondents were undecided. (more...)
Senate Confirms Jessica Rosenworcel, Brendan Carr to FCC Senate Confirms Jessica Rosenworcel, Brendan Carr to FCC
- August 04, 2017

In their hearing with the Senate Commerce Committee late last month, the nominees were grilled by Democrats on how the new FCC will manage and fund E-rate. Senate voted on Thursday to confirm Jessica Rosenworcel and Brendan Carr to occupy the regulator's two open posts. Both Rosenworcel and Carr know their way around the building: Carr is now the FCC General Counsel and was previously Pai's legal advisor. (more...)
SodaStream International Ltd. (NASDAQ:SODA) Given SodaStream International Ltd. (NASDAQ:SODA) Given "Hold" Rating at Susquehanna Bancshares Inc
- August 04, 2017

Finally, Segall Bryant & Hamill LLC purchased a new stake in shares of SodaStream International during the first quarter valued at about $262,000. Sei Investments Co. During the same quarter a year ago, the firm posted $0.37 EPS. On average, analysts anticipate that SodaStream International Ltd . will post $2.55 EPS for the current fiscal year. (more...)
DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale Has $38.87 Million Position in Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT)
- August 04, 2017

It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Since February 13, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 19 insider sales for $7.50 million activity. Shares for $174,797 were sold by Warmuth Michael J . Wells Fargo & Company reaffirmed an "outperform" rating and issued a $54.00 price target (up from $47.50) on shares of Abbott Laboratories in a report on Friday, June 30th. (more...)
Price Target Analysis Spirit Realty Capital, Inc. (SRC) Price Target Analysis Spirit Realty Capital, Inc. (SRC)
- August 04, 2017

Spirit Realty Capital , Inc is a self-administered and self-managed real estate investment trust (REIT). It dived, as 65 investors sold MAR shares while 238 reduced holdings. Stockholders of record on Friday, June 30th were paid a dividend of $0.18 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Wednesday, June 28th. 03/11/2016 - Spirit Realty Capital , Inc. (more...)
Liverpool face Hoffenheim, Celtic meet Astana in Champions League play-offs Liverpool face Hoffenheim, Celtic meet Astana in Champions League play-offs
- August 04, 2017

Nagelsmann told The Sun last November: "Jurgen has been in touch to say "well done" after a good match, like when we beat his old club Mainz ". "Be angry at me no problem but stay confident". Now it's more hard to play all the time". Klopp, however, is not concerned over a lack of movement with regards to a new deal being put to his German star. (more...)
United Kingdom auto demand tumbles by 9.3% amid Brexit uncertainty United Kingdom auto demand tumbles by 9.3% amid Brexit uncertainty
- August 04, 2017

While diesel and petrol sales fell in July, there was a sharp rise in the sale of new alternatively fuelled cars, up 65% compared with the same month previous year to 8,871. Samuel Tombs, an economist with Pantheon Macroeconomics , warned that "the downturn has further to run". Mr Hawes said: "While it's encouraging to see record achievements for alternatively fuelled vehicles, consumers considering other fuel types will have undoubtedly been affected by the uncertainty surrounding the ... (more...)
Cognizant Headcounts Drop By Over 4000 In June Quarter Cognizant Headcounts Drop By Over 4000 In June Quarter
- August 04, 2017

Meanwhile, US-based Cognizant has said its net profit has jumped over 86 per cent to United States dollars 470 million during June 2017 quarter from the year-ago period, driven by strong growth in verticals like healthcare. The IT firm's revenues also grew 8.9 per cent to $3.67 billion in the reported period, prompting it to raise the lower-end of its growth outlook to 9-10 per cent for the ongoing fiscal. (more...)
Sensato Investors LLC Boosts Stake in Applied Materials, Inc. (AMAT)
- August 04, 2017

For the quarter, shares have been noted at 18.42%. 05/19/2017 - Applied Materials, Inc. had its " rating reiterated by analysts at Deutsche Bank. The company had a trading volume of 15,626,585 shares. It is down 0.00% since August 3, 2016 and is. It has outperformed by 38.18% the S&P500. The company has market cap of $50.75 million. The Company's segments are Semiconductor Systems, which includes semiconductor capital equipment for etch, rapid thermal processing, deposition, chemical ... (more...)
Dow Jones posts 7th straight record high amid earnings, data Dow Jones posts 7th straight record high amid earnings, data
- August 04, 2017

The stock traded 0.3 percent higher at US$149.20 as of 3.27pm in NY. Two-thirds of S&P 500 companies have reported their second-quarter earnings so far and 72 percent of them have beaten Wall Street's expectations, according to Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S. (more...)
Insider Trading at America's Car-Mart Inc.?
- August 04, 2017

Oncomed Pharmaceuticals Inc (OMED) has declined 70.06% since August 3, 2016 and is downtrending. It has outperformed by 96.33% the S&P500. America's Car-Mart's revenue was down 1.2% on a year-over-year basis. and Colonial Auto Finance, Inc. On Friday, November 20 the stock rating was downgraded by CL King to "Neutral". The firm has "Hold" rating given on Monday, August 24 by Jefferies. (more...)
Citizens Financial Group, Inc. (CFG) Shares Sold by Cambiar Investors LLC
- August 04, 2017

Gulf International Bank UK Ltd's holdings in Citizens Financial Group were worth $5,689,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. The hedge fund run by Michael Blitzer held 1.00 million shares of the finance company at the end of 2016Q4, valued at $35.63 million, down from 3.00M at the end of the previous reported quarter. (more...)
ConAgra Foods Inc. (CAG) Stake Increased by Curbstone Financial Management Corp
- August 04, 2017

The current trading volume of 2.86 sits 43.36% lower than the past 3 month's readings, indicating near-term traders have been less active toward CAG than usual of late. Therefore 54% are positive. The firm has "Buy" rating by Jefferies given on Friday, July 14. The count of Hold ratings in that period was 3. Over the short term, some market observers may have noticed that It has a 2.64% short float with 15 days to cover. (more...)
Motorola Solutions, Inc. (MSI) Issues Q3 Earnings Guidance
- August 04, 2017

Assenagon Asset Management S.A. now owns 22,405 shares of the communications equipment provider's stock worth $1,943,000 after buying an additional 3,684 shares in the last quarter. If you are reading this report on another domain, it was illegally stolen and republished in violation of USA & worldwide trademark and copyright legislation. (more...)
Australia Steps up Airport Security After Alleged Bomb Plot Australia Steps up Airport Security After Alleged Bomb Plot
- August 04, 2017

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and Border Protection Minister Peter Dutton declined to comment on newspaper reports that Islamist extremists planned to kill the occupants of a plane with poison gas and that a homemade bomb was to be disguised as a kitchen mincer. (more...)
New Residential Investment Corp. (NRZ) Shares Up 6% on Earnings Beat
- August 04, 2017

Russell Investments Group Ltd. purchased a new position in New Residential Investment Corp . during the fourth quarter valued at about $789,000. It has outperformed by 5.34% the S&P500. If Beta 0: Negative Beta - not likely; Beta = 0: Cash in the bank; Beta Between 0 and 1: Low-volatility; Beta = 1: Matching the market; Beta 1: More volatile than the market. (more...)
Standard Chartered PLC's (STAN) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Citigroup Inc Standard Chartered PLC's (STAN) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Citigroup Inc
- August 04, 2017

Its Retail Banking segment offers clients, as well as small businesses a range of banking support solutions, and its Commercial Banking segment provides mid-sized companies with financial solutions and services. ILLEGAL ACTIVITY WARNING: " Standard Chartered PLC (LON:STAN) Given a GBX 750 Price Target by UBS AG Analysts" was originally published by StockNewsTimes and is the property of of StockNewsTimes. (more...)
BCE, Inc. (NYSE:BCE) Releases FY17 Earnings Guidance BCE, Inc. (NYSE:BCE) Releases FY17 Earnings Guidance
- August 04, 2017

Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 6,839,144 shares of the utilities provider's stock worth $302,769,000 after buying an additional 564,047 shares during the last quarter. If you are accessing this news story on another website, it was illegally copied and reposted in violation of United States and global trademark & copyright laws. (more...)
What's in Lumentum Holdings Incorporated (NASDAQ:LITE) After Decline in Shorted Shares?
- August 04, 2017

The firm is expected to issue its next quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, August 8th. On average, analysts anticipate that Lumentum Holdings Inc. The stock now has an average rating of "Buy" and an average price target of $59.64. Following the transaction, the chief financial officer now owns 45,495 shares in the company, valued at approximately $2,474,928. (more...)
Orbital ATK, Inc. (NYSE:OA) Rating Lowered to Hold at BidaskClub
- August 04, 2017

Finally, Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. Orbital ATK had its " rating reiterated by analysts at Goldman Sachs. Finally, Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Orbital ATK from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a research note on Wednesday, May 10th. (more...)
Banks can do more to reduce lending rates, says RBI Banks can do more to reduce lending rates, says RBI
- August 04, 2017

Traders are anxious that the banks will be forced to reduce their margins after the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) said that it has set up an internal study group to examine the working of MCLR (Marginal Cost Lending Rate) - the rate at which banks calculate their costs and cut it or don't cut it depending on the way their deposits have moved. (more...)
Pearson to cut 3000 jobs worldwide Pearson to cut 3000 jobs worldwide
- August 04, 2017

The latest cutbacks, which will run from 2017-2019 as part of efficiency plans launched in May, will generate annual cost savings of #300 million ($395 million, 333 million euros). Those sales include the disposal of Pearson's Financial Times newspaper arm two years ago to Nikkei Inc. of Japan. In May Pearson revealed it had chosen Belfast as the location for a new finance services centre, with 100 staff already in place within Millennium House on Great Victoria Street. (more...)
FY2018 EPS Estimates for Forum Energy Technologies, Inc. Cut by Analyst (FET) FY2018 EPS Estimates for Forum Energy Technologies, Inc. Cut by Analyst (FET)
- August 04, 2017

When the trading finished on 07/31/2017, shares of Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE:SXI) has risen 11.03% since August 2, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 11.95% the S&P500. The Company operates through three segments: Drilling & Subsea, Completions, and Production & Infrastructure. Zacks Investment Research raised Forum Energy Technologies from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a research report on Tuesday. (more...)
Niger Delta elders withdraw ultimatum to FG after meeting with Osinbajo Niger Delta elders withdraw ultimatum to FG after meeting with Osinbajo
- August 04, 2017

The threat raised fears of resumed militancy and bombing in the oil rich region in Nigeria's south south and the change of heart followed a meeting with acting President Yemi Osinbajo in Abuja . The meeting's environment was peaceful, calm, friendliness and mutual dialoguing of issues so that they will understand where we are coming from and some of the most pressing concerns they have. (more...)
CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE:CTL) Issues Q3 Earnings Guidance CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE:CTL) Issues Q3 Earnings Guidance
- August 04, 2017

CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL ) last released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August 2nd. It has underperformed by 24.32% the S&P500. The company has market cap of $645.57 million. CenturyLink, Inc . had its " rating reiterated by analysts at Cowen. Shell Asset Mgmt has 100,041 shares for 0.06% of their portfolio. Moreover, Landscape Capital Management L.L.C. (more...)
Ferguson Wellman Capital Management Inc. Acquires Shares of 4545 Utilities SPDR (XLU) Ferguson Wellman Capital Management Inc. Acquires Shares of 4545 Utilities SPDR (XLU)
- August 04, 2017

Falling trend-s are defined by trendlines that are drawn between two or more peaks (high points) to identify price resistance. The ADX is a technical indicator developed by J. The ADX alone measures trend strength but not direction. The average true range is typically based on 14 periods and may be calculated daily, weekly, monthly, or intraday. (more...)
Royal Bank Of Canada Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.64 (RY)
- August 04, 2017

Quadrant Capital Group LLC now owns 1,644 shares of the financial services provider's stock worth $108,000 after buying an additional 188 shares during the period. Also, the Hold rating count is 1 as of 08/02/17. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, July 26th will be given a dividend of 0.6439 per share by the financial services provider on Thursday, August 24th. (more...)