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Email System Likely Not Affected in Monday Hack Attack — HBO
- August 05, 2017

On Tuesday, the anonymous hacker or hackers leaked stolen data to the website "winter-leaks.com", but as of Wednesday the site was inaccessible. The email also contained a series of links to leaked material, with promises of more to follow. (more...)
B&G Foods, Inc. (NYSE:BGS) Under Analyst Spotlight B&G Foods, Inc. (NYSE:BGS) Under Analyst Spotlight
- August 05, 2017

Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of BGS. TNB Financial raised its position in shares of B&G Foods by 0.8% in the second quarter. B&G Foods has increased its dividend payment by an average of 10.6% per year over the last three years and has raised its dividend annually for the last 6 consecutive years. (more...)
Dunkin' to drop Donuts from name at new Southern California store Dunkin' to drop Donuts from name at new Southern California store
- August 05, 2017

In a statement , Dunkin' Donuts addressed the rumors but insisted that changes won't be widespread-yet. The sign of a Dunkin' store, the first since a rebranding by the Dunkin' Donuts chain, is pictured ahead of its opening in Pasadena, California, on August 2, 2017. (more...)
Plancorp LLC Invests $214000 in Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX)
- August 05, 2017

It has underperformed by 4.38% the S&P500. (ADSK) stake by 10.85% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. ROI deals with the invested cash in the company and the return the investor realize on that money based on the net profit of the business. Its up 0.01, from 1.08 in 2016Q3. It increased, as 45 investors sold ADSK shares while 169 reduced holdings. 99 funds opened positions while 273 raised stakes. (more...)
Axalta Coating Systems Ltd (NASDAQ:AXTA) Shares Gap Down Following Weak Earnings
- August 05, 2017

Finally, Marshall Wace North America L.P. bought a new stake in shares of Axalta Coating Systems during the first quarter worth about $38,627,000. Mn Services Vermogensbeheer B.V. The legal version of this news story can be read at https://www.thestockobserver.com/2017/08/04/axalta-coating-systems-ltd-nasdaqaxta-shares-down-7-9-on-disappointing-earnings.html. (more...)
Fitbit, Inc. (NYSE:FIT) Releases Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.07 EPS Fitbit, Inc. (NYSE:FIT) Releases Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.07 EPS
- August 05, 2017

Longbow analysis reissued a "hold" recommendation on stocks of Fitbit in a study report on Early Thur. Shares of Fitbit Inc (NYSE: FIT ) now have an Average Brokerage Recommendation of 2.86, number of Recs in ABR is 14 while industry rank of the company by ABR is out of 265. (more...)
Ameriprise Financial Inc. Raises Position in Dow Chemical Company (The) (DOW)
- August 05, 2017

It has underperformed by 9.10% the S&P500. Chicago Equity Prtn Llc reported 16,070 shares stake. Manor Road Capital Partners Llc acquired 1.71M shares as Prestige Brands Hldgs Inc (PBH)'s stock declined 12.04%. Imperial Capital has "Underperform" rating and $80 target. The rating was reinitiated by Jefferies on Friday, June 2 with "Hold". Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc decreased Cracker Barrel Old Ctry Sto (NASDAQ:CBRL) stake by 2,382 shares to 2,789 valued at $455,000 in 2016Q4. (more...)
Hot Stock Overview: Hi-Crush Partners LP (HCLP)
- August 05, 2017

Bb&T Ltd Llc holds 0.01% or 27,600 shares. Kcg Holding holds 0.01% or 30,051 shares. The firm has "Hold" rating by Wunderlich given on Thursday, October 1. Hi-Crush Partners LP (NYSE:HCLP) was up +1.79% ($0.15) to $8.55 and showed a volume of 8.35 mln shares. More interesting news about Hi-Crush Partners LP (NYSE:HCLP) were released by: Nasdaq.com and their article: "Hi-Crush Partners LP Reports Second Quarter 2017 Results" published on August 02, 2017 as well as Seekingalpha.com's news ... (more...)
Dow opens at record high after strong July jobs data Dow opens at record high after strong July jobs data
- August 05, 2017

That's what the markets love". Nineteen of the Dow 30 Index members contributed to the rally. Fed-funds futures, used by investors to bet on the US interest-rate outlook, recently showed a 50% chance the Fed raises rates by the end of the year, according to CME Group data. (more...)
National Oilwell Varco, Inc. (NYSE:NOV) Rating Reiterated by RF Lafferty
- August 05, 2017

Given that liquidity is king in short-term, FRAN is a stock with 37.75 million shares outstanding that normally trades 10.5% of its float. (NASDAQ:EGOV) has risen 13.72% since August 4, 2016 and is uptrending. Its up 1.93, from 1.03 in 2016Q3. It is negative, as 67 investors sold NOV shares while 256 reduced holdings. 46 funds opened positions while 139 raised stakes. (more...)
Fact check: Trump's odd threat on Congress health care
- August 05, 2017

While we're aware the relationship between Trump and Kasich is strained at best, the White House should consider the advantages of turning to an individual who not only is respected by other governors, but knows the federal budget as well as any veteran member of Congress. (more...)
Tesla lowers price of Model X, saying margins improved Tesla lowers price of Model X, saying margins improved
- August 05, 2017

They will definitely sell it. He suggested that by then Tesla could build a million units a year among the Model 3 , Model Y, and older Model S and Model X electric cars. The camera would then act purely as an observer then, tracking the head and eye movements of the driver and making sure they even when Autopilot is engaged, they're not too distracted that they can't take back control of the vehicle if something goes wrong. (more...)
Monster Beverage Corporation (MNST) Position Increased by Frontier Capital Management Co LLC
- August 05, 2017

The Company has 52-week high of $55.50 and 52-week low of $40.64. Monster Beverage Corporation ( MNST ) will report its next earnings on Aug 10 AMC. The company now has a P/E ratio of 42.25 and the market cap of the company is 29.79B. UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. now owns 1,626,790 shares of the company's stock worth $72,132,000 after buying an additional 1,106,360 shares in the last quarter. (more...)
Fidelity National Financial Inc
- August 05, 2017

Shares of Fidelity National Financial (NYSE:FNF) traded down 0.114% during midday trading on Friday, hitting $48.185. OMERS ADMINISTRATION Corp now owns 19,900 shares of the insurance provider's stock worth $264,000 after buying an additional 2,800 shares during the last quarter. (more...)
Rockwell Collins Inc. (COL) — Traders Focused Stock
- August 05, 2017

Rockwell Collins Corp now has $19.24B valuation. 3,490,341 shares of the stock were exchanged. Shares of Rockwell Collins ( COL ) traded up 5.41% during midday trading on Monday, hitting $118.44. LLC now owns 1,173 shares of the aerospace company's stock worth $114,000 after buying an additional 278 shares during the period. Ig Inv Limited holds 0.42% or 863,050 shares in its portfolio. (more...)
Brokerages Set Energen Corporation (EGN) Price Target at $67.05
- August 05, 2017

The average volume stands around 1.67 million shares. The SI to Energen Corporation's float is 5.46%. During last 3 month it remained at -1.02%. Over the past twelve months, Energen Corporation (NYSE:EGN)'s stock was -16.33%. The company has a market cap of $977.82M and its 12 month revenue was nearly $1.49B. The Firm is engaged in the exploration, development and production of oil and natural gas properties and natural gas. (more...)
Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (CMG) Given Neutral Rating at Tigress Financial
- August 05, 2017

Old Mutual Customised Solutions (Proprietary) Limited accumulated 0.01% or 200 shares. Illinois Tool Works Inc. Viacom, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIAB) has declined 8.36% since August 4, 2016 and is downtrending. Wedbush maintained Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE:CMG), 11 have Buy rating, 7 Sell and 23 Hold. Therefore 22% are positive. Finally, American Century Companies Inc. (more...)
Park Hotels & Resorts Inc. (PK) Receives $35.29 Average Target Price from Analysts
- August 05, 2017

Independent Order Of Foresters sold 24,000 shares as Host Hotels & Resorts Inc ( HST)'s stock declined 1.63%. Allianz Asset Ag reported 0% of its portfolio in Host Hotels and Resorts Inc (NYSE:HST). (NYSE:HST) closed down -0.25 points or -1.34% at $18.39 with 4.56 mln shares exchanging hands. Host Hotels & Resorts's dividend payout ratio is presently 100.00%. (more...)
Economy Adds 209000 Jobs in July Economy Adds 209000 Jobs in July
- August 05, 2017

The strong job growth brought the unemployment rate back down to the 4.3 percent rate reached in May, the low for the recovery. With the labor force participation so low relative to the crisis, the headline unemployment rate seems a less reliable indicator of maximum employment, he said. (more...)
Russian Federation reserves right to retaliate against new European Union sanctions: foreign ministry Russian Federation reserves right to retaliate against new European Union sanctions: foreign ministry
- August 05, 2017

The updated blacklist includes Russian Deputy Energy Minister Andrey Cherezov, the head of the department of operational control and management in Russia's electric power industry Evgeniy Grabchak and state firm Technopromexport CEO Sergey Topor-Gilka. (more...)
Hargreaves Lansdown scraps special dividend as FCA reviews capital Hargreaves Lansdown scraps special dividend as FCA reviews capital
- August 05, 2017

Hargreaves Lansdown will release its full-year results on August 15. Hargreaves Lansdown PLC presently has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an average target price of GBX 1,343.92 ($17.73). The legal version of this article can be accessed at https://transcriptdaily.com/2017/08/04/hargreaves-lansdown-plc-lonhl-stock-rating-reaffirmed-by-liberum-capital.html. (more...)
Amazon.com's (NASDAQ:AMZN) Buy Rating Reiterated at Piper Jaffray Companies Amazon.com's (NASDAQ:AMZN) Buy Rating Reiterated at Piper Jaffray Companies
- August 05, 2017

It has outperformed by 20.71% the S&P500. ( AMZN ) stake by 42.41% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. More interesting news about Amazon.com, Inc. Reynders McVeigh Capital Management LLC raised its stake in shares of Amazon.com by 42.4% in the first quarter. (more...)
Morgan Stanley (MS) has a market cap of $88.36 Billion Morgan Stanley (MS) has a market cap of $88.36 Billion
- August 05, 2017

West Oak Capital LLC's holdings in Morgan Stanley were worth $641,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Other institutional investors also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. This dividend amount will represent a yeild of $2.12. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, July 27th. Morgan Stanley's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 28.65%. (more...)
Two Qantas Flights Forced To Turn Back Two Qantas Flights Forced To Turn Back
- August 05, 2017

QF7, an A380 heading to Dallas in the United States, departed at 1.40pm and turned around shortly after, circling over the ocean east of Wollongong. The Airbus A380 spent more than 90 minutes circling off the Sydney coastline before it landed back safely around 4.30pm local time. (more...)
Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc
- August 05, 2017

The institutional investor owned 59,873 shares of the fertilizer maker's stock after buying an additional 33,473 shares during the period. Creative Planning's holdings in Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan were worth $674,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. (more...)
BB&T Securities LLC Reduces Position in FedEx Corporation (FDX)
- August 04, 2017

Bankshares Of Nova Scotia reported 0% in Student Transportation Inc. Chevy Chase Trust Holdings Inc. now owns 259,990 shares of the shipping service provider's stock valued at $50,737,000 after buying an additional 11,201 shares in the last quarter. (more...)
Teekay Tankers Ltd. (NYSE:TNK) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results
- August 04, 2017

Five research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have issued a hold rating and one has given a buy rating to the company. The stock now has a consensus rating of Hold and an average price target of $2.31. Large investors have recently modified their holdings of the company. Municipal Employees Retirement System of MI acquired a new position in Teekay Tankers during the second quarter worth approximately $630,000. (more...)
The Gulfport Energy Corporation (GPOR) Position Lowered by Morgan Stanley
- August 04, 2017

Omega Advisors Inc acquired 726,200 shares as Gulfport Energy Corp (GPOR)'s stock declined 17.30%. These shares are worth $15,282 and were traded at $27 each. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Monday, January 25 by Topeka Capital Markets. Scotiabank set a $29.00 price target on Gulfport Energy Corporation and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a research note on Monday, May 8th. (more...)
Citrix Systems, Inc. (CTXS) Issues FY17 Earnings Guidance
- August 04, 2017

Jefferies Group LLC decreased their price objective on shares of Citrix Systems from $62.00 to $61.00 and set an "underperform" rating on the stock in a research report on Friday, April 28th. (NASDAQ:CTXS). Rockland Tru holds 142,398 shares. Maverick Capital Ltd accumulated 14,080 shares. ( NYSE:GTY ), 1 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 1 Hold. (more...)
CPI Card Group Inc. (PMTS) Issues FY17 Earnings Guidance
- August 04, 2017

Raymond James initiated the shares of PMTS in report on Tuesday, November 3 with "Outperform" rating. Wells Fargo & Company MN boosted its stake in CPI Card Group by 509.0% in the first quarter. and for the current quarter 7 analysts have projected that the stock could give an Average Earnings estimate of $0.02/share. Also, the equity price plunged -39.05% % in three months, taking the six-month decrease to -66.32% as of recent close. (more...)