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WebMD Health Corp (NASDAQ:WBMD) Lowered to Overweight at KeyCorp
- August 06, 2017

Durect Corp now has $245.60 million valuation. Cimarex Energy Co (NYSE:XEC) has risen 1.88% since August 4, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 8.81% the S&P500. The rating was upgraded by Suntrust Robinson to "Buy" on Thursday, May 12. WebMD Health Corp posted sales of $167.58 million during the same quarter last year, which suggests a positive year-over-year growth rate of 2.4%. (more...)
The Iamgold Corporation (IAG) PT Raised to $6.25 The Iamgold Corporation (IAG) PT Raised to $6.25
- August 06, 2017

The company now has an average rating of "Hold" and an average target price of $5.88. Several other equities analysts have also recently commented on IAG. During the same quarter past year, the business posted ($0.02) EPS. IAMGOLD Corp (USA)'s Wall Street analysts see -300.00 % negative EPS growth, taking into account the $0.01 EPS reproted in the previous quarter, The stock decreased 0.73% or $0.04 during the last trading session, reaching $5.44. (more...)
Dick's Sporting Goods Inc (DKS) Stake Boosted by Capstone Asset Management Co
- August 06, 2017

LLC raised its position in shares of Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation by 31.2% in the first quarter. Comerica Bank now owns 18,916 shares of the company's stock valued at $305,000 after buying an additional 1,027 shares during the period. Dick's Sporting Goods had a net margin of 3.57% and a return on equity of 18.61%. Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation's revenue for the quarter was up.9% compared to the same quarter past year. (more...)
Morgan Stanley Raises Realty Income Corporation (NYSE:O) Price Target to $95.00
- August 06, 2017

Cue Financial Group Inc. now owns 12,320 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock valued at $680,000 after buying an additional 1,490 shares during the last quarter. If you are accessing this article on another site, it was copied illegally and republished in violation of USA and worldwide trademark and copyright law. (more...)
ASEAN foreign ministers endorse COC framework on South China Sea ASEAN foreign ministers endorse COC framework on South China Sea
- August 06, 2017

A two-page document obtained by Kyodo News shows the framework contains a provision which states it is not an instrument to settle territorial disputes or maritime boundary issues. Also on the sidelines of the meeting, the Philippines was trying to release a statement suggesting it does not want USA involvement in dealing with territorial disputes in the South China Sea, a draft copy has shown. (more...)
Brokers Set Expectations for National Fuel Gas Company's FY2017 Earnings (NYSE:NFG)
- August 06, 2017

They expect $0.69 EPS, up 1.45% or $0.01 from last year's $0.68 per share. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $57.34 and a 200 day moving average of $57.60. National Fuel Gas Company is a holding company. Shareholders of record on Friday, June 30th were paid a dividend of $0.415 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Wednesday, June 28th. (more...)
Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) Shares Bought by AQR Capital Management LLC Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) Shares Bought by AQR Capital Management LLC
- August 06, 2017

For the next fiscal year, analysts anticipate that the firm will report earnings of $0.89 per share, with EPS estimates ranging from $0.35 to $1.88. Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (Chesapeake) is an energy company. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available through the SEC website . Also, Director R Brad Martin acquired 20,000 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, May 26th. (more...)
Ascent Capital Group, Inc. (ASCMA) Set to Announce Earnings on Monday
- August 06, 2017

The company has market cap of $215.02 million. Trading was light with 18K shares changing hands in the last trading session. In taking a look at technical levels, Ascent Capital Group, Inc . Contravisory stated it has 1.93% in Trimble Inc (NASDAQ:TRMB). Ascent Capital Group (NASDAQ:ASCMA) last issued its earnings results on Tuesday, May 9th. (more...)
Traders Buy High Volume of Marathon Oil Corporation Put Options (MRO) Traders Buy High Volume of Marathon Oil Corporation Put Options (MRO)
- August 06, 2017

Several other institutional investors have also modified their holdings of MPC. Focused Wealth Management Inc raised its position in Marathon Oil Corporation by 0.7% in the first quarter. The stock of Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC) has "Buy" rating given on Friday, August 7 by Zacks. If you are reading this piece of content on another domain, it was illegally stolen and reposted in violation of worldwide copyright and trademark laws. (more...)
Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. (NCLH) to Release Earnings on Tuesday Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. (NCLH) to Release Earnings on Tuesday
- August 06, 2017

Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd . has a 1-year low of $65.10 and a 1-year high of $120.96. Analysts expect that Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd . will post $7.43 EPS for the current fiscal year. Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings (NASDAQ: NCLH ) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May 10th. They now have a United States dollars 44 price target on the stock. (more...)
Assured Guaranty Ltd. (AGO) to Issue $0.14 Quarterly Dividend
- August 06, 2017

Assured Guaranty Ltd . now has a P/E ratio of 5.23 and the market cap of the company is 5.50B. Accern also gave news coverage about the financial services provider an impact score of 47.024813386083 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days. (more...)
The Gradient Investments LLC Increases Stake in Phillips 66 (NYSE:PSX)
- August 06, 2017

Schlumberger Limited. (NYSE:SLB) has declined 3.30% since August 4, 2016 and is downtrending. Cipher Capital Lp decreased its stake in Phillips 66 ( PSX ) by 47.15% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Fifth Third Bancorp has invested 0% of its portfolio in Expedia Inc (NASDAQ:EXPE). Westside Investment Management Inc. increased its stake in Phillips 66 by 239.2% in the first quarter. (more...)
Lumber Liquidators Holdings Inc Lumber Liquidators Holdings Inc
- August 06, 2017

The average analysts gave this company a mean recommendation of 2.40. Analysts giving shares a rating of 1 or 2 would be indicating a Buy. Lumber Liquidators Holdings's quarterly revenue was up 10.7% compared to the same quarter past year. Volume in the last session has increased compared with CBMX's average trading volume. Baker Avenue Asset Management LP increased its position in shares of Lumber Liquidators Holdings by 42.1% in the first quarter. (more...)
Carrizo Oil & Gas (CRZO) - Investment Analysts' Weekly Ratings Updates
- August 06, 2017

Finally, Croft Leominster Inc. bought a new stake in shares of Carrizo Oil & Gas during the first quarter valued at $367,000. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Tuesday, January 19 by KLR Group. The company was maintained on Monday, January 25 by Argus Research. The rating was initiated by Mizuho on Thursday, October 6 with "Neutral". The stock has "Neutral" rating by Robert W. (more...)
Bills To Shield Mueller From Trump Are All Based On 'Hypotheticals' Bills To Shield Mueller From Trump Are All Based On 'Hypotheticals'
- August 06, 2017

Tillis also said he believes the probe has become a "distraction" to President Donald Trump's agenda that "I would like to get past" - and that he does not believe Trump is "heading in that direction" to fire Mueller. It is far from clear that either is constitutional, but both sets of lawmakers performed a critical function: They let it be known that if Trump fires Mueller, both parties will abandon him. (more...)
Dublin airport will introduce 'e-gates' to speed up passport checks Dublin airport will introduce 'e-gates' to speed up passport checks
- August 06, 2017

Minister for Justice and Equality Charlie Flanagan confirmed the returning of the e-gates recently, which will not only move things along a lot faster, but also make airport security more efficient. Anyone over the age of 18 and holding a passport card or biometric passport will be able to use the new gates, making the trip through arrivals quick and painless. (more...)
FleetCor Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:FLT) Releases FY17 Earnings Guidance
- August 06, 2017

Facebook Inc now has $491.74B valuation. About 14,199 shares traded. It has outperformed by 10.05% the S&P500. 05/03/2017 - FleetCor Technologies, Inc. The firm has "Outperform" rating by Oppenheimer given on Friday, August 5. In the final minutes of trading on Thursday, shares hit $154.18, rising slightly in the last 12 months. (more...)
Pound at 10-month low against euro in blow for holidaymakers Pound at 10-month low against euro in blow for holidaymakers
- August 06, 2017

The pound continued to trade above $1.31 levels, only registering a minor decline after BOE data pointed to a slowdown in the mortgage market. "The chances of a 2017 rate hike now look dead and buried". The MPC judges that inflation will move higher over the next few months, peaking at 3% in October. But they slightly lowered inflation forecasts - nothing huge. (more...)
Martin Shkreli Convicted Of Three Counts In Federal Court, Including Securities Fraud Martin Shkreli Convicted Of Three Counts In Federal Court, Including Securities Fraud
- August 06, 2017

Daraprim is a treatment for toxoplasmosis, a parasitic condition that can kill people with compromised immune systems, including pregnant women, unborn children, and AIDS patients. They say Shkreli's antics would be hard to ignore. Speaking of himself in the third person, Shkreli noted, "I think we are delighted in many ways", following the conviction. (more...)
I'm still applying my mind, says Mbete on secret ballot
- August 06, 2017

The Sunday Times reported that Mbete was still agonising over what to do and was quoted as saying: "You don't wish to be me, it's a hard place to be. "It's a poisoned chalice, she must go with the ANC unless she's telling us that we must remove her". Bantu Holomisa says while they are ready for the debate, they are concerned Baleka Mbete has not announced her decision whether the vote will be done in secret. (more...)
Michael Kors Holdings Limited (NYSE:KORS) Set to Announce Earnings on Tuesday
- August 06, 2017

The stock rose 3.13% or $0.35 reaching $11.52 per share. Cowen & Co maintained Michael Kors Holdings Ltd (NYSE:KORS) on Monday, June 12 with "Hold" rating . Blackrock Institutional Communications Na invested 0.03% of its portfolio in Michael Kors Holdings Ltd (NYSE:KORS). The stock has "Equal-Weight" rating by Morgan Stanley on Monday, November 14. (more...)
Belgium says it knew about contaminated eggs in June — BBCI Belgium says it knew about contaminated eggs in June — BBCI
- August 06, 2017

Twelve out of Germany's 16 states have been affected by the scandal, which became public earlier this week when eggs from Dutch farms were found to contain high levels of Fipronil. German supermarket chain REWE had said on Thursday it had removed all Dutch eggs from its shelves. "This has to happen at all levels consequently and with the highest priority", he said. (more...)
Sells 50 Shares of Emerson Electric Company (NYSE:EMR)
- August 06, 2017

It has outperformed by 4.76% the S&P500. Somerville Kurt F decreased Emerson Electric ( EMR ) stake by 34.45% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Prudential Financial Inc. Its down 0.18, from 0.99 in 2016Q3. It turned negative, as 61 investors sold EMR shares while 465 reduced holdings. 56 funds opened positions while 89 raised stakes. (more...)
Discovery Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:DISCA) Experiences Heavier than Average Trading Volume
- August 06, 2017

BB&T Corp now owns 231,770 shares of the company's stock valued at $6,561,000 after buying an additional 9,905 shares during the period. Windsor Financial Group LLC increased its position in shares of Discovery Communications by 1.0% in the second quarter. (more...)
MercadoLibre, Inc. (MELI) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.45 EPS
- August 06, 2017

State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System purchased a new position in MercadoLibre during the fourth quarter worth approximately $344,000. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Wednesday, June 28th. MercadoLibre's dividend payout ratio is presently 17.14%. Toronto Dominion Fincl Bank has invested 0% in Mercadolibre Inc (NASDAQ:MELI). (more...)
The Oshkosh Corporation (OSK) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on Wednesday
- August 06, 2017

A number of institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the company. (NASDAQ:CYTK) has risen 88.33% since August 4, 2016 and is uptrending. Bonness Incorporated holds 8.15% or 75,700 shares. One National Association holds 0.11% or 23,441 shares in its portfolio. Greenwood Gearhart reported 39,933 shares. (more...)
NRG Yield (NYLD) Receiving Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Study Shows
- August 06, 2017

NRG Energy has a one year low of $9.84 and a one year high of $25.43. The stock has moved north 1.89% over the past week of trading. 02/15/2017 - NRG Yield, Inc . TRADEMARK VIOLATION NOTICE: This report was first posted by Community Financial News and is owned by of Community Financial News. Sei Investments Co. (more...)
Which Analysts Are Watching MRC Global Inc. (NYSE:MRC)?
- August 06, 2017

It has outperformed by 36.23% the S&P500. HEMP INCORPORATED (OTCMKTS:HEMP) had a decrease of 66.67% in short interest. Earnings surprises can have a huge impact on a company's stock price. 9,275 are held by Tower Rech Cap Limited Liability Com (Trc). On the other hand Mrc Global Inc (NYSE:MRC) has Relative Strength Index (RSI 14) of 42.56 along with Average True Range (ATR 14) of 0.55. (more...)
" "Williams Capital Reiterates "$39.00" Price Target for Parsley Energy, Inc. (NYSE:PE)
- August 06, 2017

UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. increased its stake in shares of Parsley Energy by 617.4% in the first quarter. Accern also assigned news stories about the oil and natural gas company an impact score of 46.3315067251864 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days. (more...)
Corporate Office Properties Trust (OFC) Shares Sold by Meeder Asset Management Inc
- August 06, 2017

The real estate investment trust reported $0.27 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.24 by $0.03. The firm had revenue of $25.16 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $26.18 million. Profund Advisors LLC raised its position in Corporate Office Properties Trust by 2.4% in the first quarter. The stock was sold at an average price of $32.73, for a total value of $102,052.14. (more...)