Business


The RSP Permian, Inc. (RSPP) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Barclays PLC
- August 06, 2017

Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW) has risen 5.92% since August 4, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 10.78% the S&P500. Teacher Retirement System of Texas now owns 8,091 shares of the oil and natural gas company's stock worth $335,000 after buying an additional 331 shares during the last quarter. (more...)
Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings Inc
- August 06, 2017

Rhumbline Advisers increased its stake in Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings by 20.4% in the second quarter. Gamco Investors INC. ET AL now owns 2,260,192 shares of the business services provider's stock valued at $13,674,000 after buying an additional 13,603 shares during the period. (more...)
Strs Ohio Decreases Stake in Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. (SWK)
- August 06, 2017

The stock rose 0.28% or $0.4 reaching $142.67. 743,633 shares of the company were exchanged. Stanley Black & Decker had a return on equity of 15.36% and a net margin of 9.92%. Stanley Black & Decker updated its FY17 guidance to $7.18-7.38 EPS. The business's quarterly revenue was up 10.1% compared to the same quarter a year ago. (more...)
Perrigo Company (PRGO) Position Boosted by Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund
- August 06, 2017

About 1,311 shares traded. Wells Fargo & Company reiterated a "market perform" rating and issued a $67.00 price objective on shares of Perrigo in a report on Friday, April 14th. Massachusetts Financial Ser Ma holds 0.01% or 691,935 shares in its portfolio. California State Teachers Retirement Systems owns 57,995 shares. Zwj Inv Counsel holds 0.89% of its portfolio in Perrigo Company plc Ordinary Shares (NYSE:PRGO) for 111,424 shares. (more...)
America Apartment Communities, Inc. (MAA) to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.87 America Apartment Communities, Inc. (MAA) to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.87
- August 06, 2017

Mid-America Apartment Communities has a payout ratio of 59.0% indicating that its dividend is sufficiently covered by earnings. Several other equities analysts have also commented on APTS. The firm had revenue of $70.89 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $63.74 million. This represents a $3.48 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.35%. (more...)
IShares MSCI Brazil Index
- August 06, 2017

Deltec Asset Management LLC increased its stake in shares of iShares MSCI Brazil Index by 6.7% in the second quarter. Bessemer Group Inc. acquired a new position in iShares MSCI Brazil Index during the second quarter worth $10,583,000. The firm's 50-day moving average is $33.15 and its 200-day moving average is $31.43. TRADEMARK VIOLATION WARNING: "Glen Point Capital LLP Takes Position in iShares MSCI Brazil Index (EWZ)" was originally reported by StockNewsTimes and is the property of of ... (more...)
E-way bill system not applicable on tax exempted goods: Jaitley E-way bill system not applicable on tax exempted goods: Jaitley
- August 05, 2017

It will not be applicable for exempted goods and the unified e-way rules are likely to be in place by October 1. "Some industries are not giving benefit of input tax credit". The information technology forum for the e-way bill system is being created by the National Informatics Centre. Because of GST, the tax was hiked from 5 per cent to 18 per cent on most of the material like pipes, casings etc., and this was forcing the Government to bear an additional burden, he said. (more...)
Taoiseach hints to delay Brexit talks in order to resolve border issue Taoiseach hints to delay Brexit talks in order to resolve border issue
- August 05, 2017

That would solve the problem of a hard border in Ireland . The British government wants to keep the soft crossing by imposing high-tech surveillance which would create a "virtual" border. David Davis, pictured meeting Michel Barnier for Brexit talks in Brussels last month. "I totally appreciate that this it is an issue for the Northern Ireland Assembly, but we need an assembly up and running". (more...)
The Newfield Exploration's (NYSE:NFX) Buy Rating Reiterated at Jefferies Group LLC
- August 05, 2017

Triumph Group Inc New now has $1.38 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.19% or $0.01 on August 3, reaching $5.35. These shares are worth $293,940 and were traded at $32.66 each. Virtus Invest Advisers holds 0.03% of its portfolio in Newfield Exploration Co. Glg Ltd Liability invested 0.03% of its portfolio in Newfield Exploration Co. (more...)
Precision Drilling Corporation (NYSE:PDS) Receives $6.44 Average Target Price from Brokerages
- August 05, 2017

Currently Precision Drilling Corp (NYSE:PDS)'s shares owned by insiders are 1%, whereas shares owned by institutional owners are 45.9%. Precision Drilling Corporation on 3/30/2017 reported its EPS as $-0.16 with the analysts projecting the EPS of the stock as $-0.19. (more...)
How Trump compares with Obama so far on jobs
- August 05, 2017

Recent job growth is more likely a legacy of the final stages of the Obama years. Sure, you can point out that growth was faster under Barack Obama a year ago, that wages are still growing too slowly and that at some point the Fed will move to increase interest rates. (more...)
Short Interest in Ascena Retail Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ASNA) Decreases By 8.7%
- August 05, 2017

Ascena Retail Group (NASDAQ:ASNA) last released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, June 8th. Ascena Retail Group has an average rating of "Hold" and a consensus target price of $4.50. If it moves below 30 and fails to remain below, it could be an indication that the market is oversold and poised to become bullish, at least in the short term. (more...)
Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) Stake Maintained by First PREMIER Bank
- August 05, 2017

Prudential Financial, Inc. has a 52-week low of 25.12 and a 52-week high of 27.22. It has outperformed by 16.96% the S&P500. Quadrant Capital Group LLC now owns 1,376 shares of the financial services provider's stock worth $139,000 after buying an additional 137 shares in the last quarter. (more...)
Archer-Daniels-Midland Company
- August 05, 2017

It now has negative earnings. Its segments include Agricultural Services, which utilizes its United States grain elevator, global transportation network and port operations to buy, store, clean and transport agricultural commodities, such as oilseeds, wheat, milo, oats, rice and barley, and resells these commodities primarily as food and feed ingredients and as raw materials for the agricultural processing industry; Corn Processing, which is engaged in corn wet milling and dry milling ... (more...)
Milestone for Pres. Trump: 1 million new jobs in 6 months
- August 05, 2017

Defying expectations that job creation would slump this year, America has added more than 200,000 jobs in four out of Trump's six months in office. Sure, you can point out that growth was faster under Barack Obama past year, that wages are still growing too slowly and that at some point the Fed will move to increase interest rates. (more...)
Dominion Midstream Partners LP Dominion Midstream Partners LP
- August 05, 2017

DCP Midstream Partners, (NYSE:DCP) last released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May 10th. Morgan Stanley upped their price target on EQT Midstream Partners, from $86.00 to $87.00 and gave the company an "overweight" rating in a research report on Friday, July 14th. (more...)
Wabash National Corporation (NYSE:WNC) Lowered to Hold at BidaskClub
- August 05, 2017

The rating was upgraded by Robert W. Baird to "Outperform" on Friday, September 4. The rating was downgraded by KeyBanc Capital Markets to "Sector Weight" on Wednesday, October 7. The company was downgraded on Thursday, February 2 by Piper Jaffray. The stock has "Buy" rating by Global Hunter Securities on Monday, September 28. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Wabash National Corporation from a "strong-buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research note on Wednesday, April 12th. (more...)
Stifel Financial Corp Buys 29739 Shares of Lowe's Companies, Inc. (LOW)
- August 05, 2017

Following the transaction, the insider now directly owns 37,716 shares in the company, valued at approximately $3,024,823.20. Spectra Energy Ord now has $28.31B valuation. Lowe's Companies (NYSE:LOW) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, May 24th. Lowe's Companies, Inc (Lowe's) is a home improvement retailer. (more...)
Details of Australia plane plot revealed Details of Australia plane plot revealed
- August 05, 2017

He added that Khaled Khayat was with his brother at the time in a likely attempt to make sure the plan was executed. They are scheduled to appear at Parramatta Court today. The discovery was only made after the arrests of the men on the weekend. The allegation that ISIL was able to ship explosives to Australia undetected was troubling, Phelan acknowledged. (more...)
LendingClub Corporation (LC) Given Average Rating of LendingClub Corporation (LC) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages
- August 05, 2017

Canaccord Genuity reiterated a "hold" rating and issued a $7.00 target price on shares of LendingClub Corporation in a research report on Friday, May 5th. If you are reading this article on another domain, it was copied illegally and reposted in violation of United States and worldwide copyright & trademark laws. (more...)
Institutional Investors Are Dumping Nustar GP Holdings LLC (NYSE:NSH)
- August 05, 2017

They now have a $46.00 price target on the pipeline company's stock. About 84,707 shares traded. Tortoise Capital Advisors L.L.C. increased its position in shares of Nustar Energy L.P.by 213,865.7% in the second quarter. Capital Mgmt Limited Liability Corporation owns 63,818 shares for 0.18% of their portfolio. Since February 16, 2017, it had 1 insider purchase, and 0 sales for $1.20 million activity. (more...)
Has $4.05 Million Stake in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) Has $4.05 Million Stake in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ)
- August 05, 2017

Insiders own 0.19% of the company's stock. SUPERVALU INC. (SVU) has declined 12.69% since August 4, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 13.16% the S&P500. Investors sentiment increased to 0.94 in 2016 Q4. Its down 0.15, from 1.22 in 2016Q3. It is positive, as 63 investors sold JNJ shares while 834 reduced holdings. (more...)
Dean Investment Associates LLC Reduces Position in Emerson Electric Company (NYSE:EMR)
- August 05, 2017

It has outperformed by 195.58% the S&P500. Somerville Kurt F decreased Emerson Electric (EMR) stake by 34.45% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. The firm owned 17,385 shares of the industrial products company's stock after selling 109,814 shares during the period. (more...)
Mondelez International, Inc. (MDLZ) has its outstanding shares of 1.53 Billion
- August 05, 2017

Recent Trading for Mondelez International, Inc. The High Revenue estimate is predicted as 6.67 Million, while the Low Revenue Estimate prediction stands at 6.34 Million. Their 52-Week High and Low are noted here. The company has a market capitalization of $66.05 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 38.24 and a beta of 1.19. (more...)
Canadian Pacific Railway Limited
- August 05, 2017

For the next financial year, analysts expect that the company will post earnings of $9.90 per share, with EPS estimates ranging from $9.50 to $10.61. The firm has a market capitalization of $59.57 billion, a P/E ratio of 19.65 and a beta of 1.11. (more...)
Chicago Bridge & Iron Company NV (CBI) Stake Boosted by Ronna Sue Cohen
- August 05, 2017

It has underperformed by 59.46% the S&P500. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. Elkhorn Prtn LP reported 63,200 shares. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Co. The company's market capitalization is $1.71 billion. The Company provides various services, such as conceptual design, technology, engineering, procurement, fabrication, modularization, construction, commissioning, maintenance, program management and environmental services, and provides various Government services. (more...)
Berkshire Hathaway Operating Earnings Fall In Second Quarter Berkshire Hathaway Operating Earnings Fall In Second Quarter
- August 05, 2017

Analysts on average expected operating profit of about $2,791 per share, according to Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S. Buffett's company reported a 1.3% drop in net income from investments through the insurance business, which reached $965 million in the three months through June. (more...)
MetLife (MET) Receiving Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Report Finds
- August 05, 2017

Anchor Capital Advisors LLC's holdings in MetLife were worth $23,403,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Among 14 analysts covering MetLife (NYSE:MET), 8 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 5 Hold. Moreover, Park Natl Corporation Oh has 0.02% invested in Metlife Inc (NYSE:MET) for 6,490 shares. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 2.5% compared to the same quarter past year. (more...)
Canada adds 11000 jobs in July, jobless rate ticks down to 6.3% Canada adds 11000 jobs in July, jobless rate ticks down to 6.3%
- August 05, 2017

Of the 4,800 new jobs created last month, 4,100 of them were full-time positions, Statistics Canada said. With the decline, Manitoba edged out British Columbia for the lowest unemployment rate in the country last month. That's it's lowest level since October 2014, it added. Two-year government bond yields rose 2 basis points to 1.25 per cent, and the 10-year yield climbed 4 points to 1.93 per cent. (more...)
RE Advisers Corp Continues to Hold Position in Rowan Companies PLC (RDC)
- August 05, 2017

Cowen and Company reiterated a "hold" rating and set a $15.00 price objective on shares of Rowan Companies PLC in a research note on Thursday. Barclays PLC dropped their target price on shares of Rowan Companies PLC from $19.00 to $16.00 and set an "equal weight" rating for the company in a research report on Monday, May 1st. (more...)