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Delta Natural Gas Company Inc
- August 07, 2017

Hennessy Advisors Inc. now owns 57,954 shares of the utilities provider's stock valued at $1,759,000 after buying an additional 2,185 shares during the period. The firm had revenue of $16.20 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $16.03 million. The company's revenue for the quarter was down 5.8% compared to the same quarter a year ago. (more...)
United Technologies-Rockwell Collins Deal Too Expensive to Fly United Technologies-Rockwell Collins Deal Too Expensive to Fly
- August 07, 2017

Montecito Bank & Trust now owns 2,666 shares of the aerospace company's stock worth $259,000 after buying an additional 12 shares during the last quarter. will post $6.11 EPS for the current year. Rockwell Collins had a net margin of 11.52% and a return on equity of 26.20%. Over the past month the firm's stock is 12.90%, 14.36% for the last quarter, 30.74% for the past six-months and 40.66% for the previous year. (more...)
Electro Scientific Industries, (NASDAQ:ESIO) Closed 22.9% Above Its 50 Day Average
- August 07, 2017

The company's market cap is $352.71 million. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $8.49 and a 200-day moving average of $7.42. Electro Scientific Industries has a 12-month low of $4.50 and a 12-month high of $10.47. RSI is a technical indicator of price momentum, comparing the size of recent gains to the size of recent losses and establishes oversold and overbought positions. (more...)
Could you eat this foot-long sausage roll? Could you eat this foot-long sausage roll?
- August 07, 2017

From today (Monday) Morrisons in Taunton is selling the monster snack - weighing half a kilo and believed to be the longest in the United Kingdom - for £1. The giant roll hit stores today served on a tray, after the traditional paper bag proved unable to support the oversized snack. Morrisons has created the Foot Long Sausage Roll after listening to its customers, who said that they wanted a bigger version of the British classic. (more...)
Canadian Natural Resources Limited (NYSE:CNQ) Upgraded to "Overweight" by Morgan Stanley
- August 07, 2017

RBC Capital Markets has "Top Pick" rating and $60 target. (NASDAQ:JKHY) on Wednesday, August 24 to "Perform" rating. CLSA upgraded the stock to "Underperform" rating in Monday, August 10 report. Investors sentiment increased to 2.5 in 2016 Q4. Its up 0.05, from 1.13 in 2016Q3. CWM LLC increased its stake in shares of Pioneer Natural Resources by 6.2% in the first quarter. (more...)
United States dollar ends sharply higher against rupee United States dollar ends sharply higher against rupee
- August 07, 2017

It may be noted that the currency strengthened to as much as 64.32 per dollar, its highest since August 2015, after also rallying on Thursday. Robust foreign fund inflows and expectations of more aggressive reform measures in the midst of improving macro environment provided much needed impetus for the renewed vigour. (more...)
Bitcoin hits new high ignoring recent cryptocurrency split Bitcoin hits new high ignoring recent cryptocurrency split
- August 07, 2017

The debate has revolved around how to upgrade its underlying technology, with a group of developers backing a solution called SegWit2x against miners - some of whom have created an offshoot called Bitcoin Cash - who want to increase the size of data blocks more drastically. (more...)
Superior Energy Services, Inc. (SPN) Rating Reiterated by Jefferies Group LLC
- August 07, 2017

Guggenheim Capital LLC increased its stake in Superior Energy Services by 22.9% in the fourth quarter. Several other large investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Superior Energy Services's revenue was down 3.0% on a year-over-year basis. The Company's segments include Drilling Products and Services, which rents and sells bottom hole assemblies, drill pipe, tubulars and specialized equipment for use with onshore and offshore oil and gas well drilling, production ... (more...)
Tale of the Ticker: Capital First Ltd (CAPF.BO) Moves on Volume
- August 07, 2017

Investors may be looking for the next positive catalyst to create a solid breakout. CCI is relatively high when prices are much higher than average, and relatively low when prices are much lower than the average. Currently, the 14-day ADX for SinnerSchrader AG (SZZ.DE) is sitting at 29.46. In general, an ADX value from 0-25 would indicate an absent or weak trend. (more...)
Coca-Cola Company (The) (NYSE:KO) Shares Bought by Private Advisor Group LLC Coca-Cola Company (The) (NYSE:KO) Shares Bought by Private Advisor Group LLC
- August 07, 2017

The stock has a market capitalization of $194.07 billion, a P/E ratio of 48.05 and a beta of 0.69. It was seen -0.37% lower, changing the price to $45.5, when the closing bell rang on 8/4/2017. It worsened, as 76 investors sold KO shares while 623 reduced holdings. On September 29, 2016 the stock rating was changed to a "Hold" by Stifel Nicolaus which is down from the previous "Buy" rating . (more...)
Goldman Sachs Group Inc (NYSE:GS) Shares Bought by Tredje AP fonden Goldman Sachs Group Inc (NYSE:GS) Shares Bought by Tredje AP fonden
- August 07, 2017

The Missouri-based Stieven Capital Advisors L.P. has invested 3.44% in the stock. Goldman Sachs Group Inc (NYSE:GS) traded up 2.59% during midday trading on Friday, reaching $229.79. About shares traded. Advanced Drainage Systems Inc (WMS) has declined 0.13% since August 7, 2016 and is downtrending. Stock of Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) now have an ABR of 3.08.which is marked on a basic 1 to 5 scale, where 1 stands for a Strong Buy and 5 represents Strong Sell. (more...)
Traders Alert on Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. (NGVC)
- August 07, 2017

The stock is expected to report revenue as high as $203.3 Million and as low as $193.1 Million per share. Meeder Asset Mgmt stated it has 0% of its portfolio in Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Inc (NYSE: NGVC ). It's now trading about -59.17% below its 52-week high. During the session shares traded on above-average volume. Blackrock Institutional Na has invested 0% in Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Inc (NYSE:NGVC). (more...)
Tyson Foods, Inc. (TSN) Stake Decreased by Bessemer Group Inc Tyson Foods, Inc. (TSN) Stake Decreased by Bessemer Group Inc
- August 07, 2017

Koch Industries Inc. purchased a new position in Tyson Foods during the first quarter valued at $343,000. JPMorgan Chase & Co. boosted its stake in Tyson Foods by 10.5% in the first quarter. Dividend History for Tyson Foods, Inc. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION WARNING: This story was first reported by StockNewsTimes and is the property of of StockNewsTimes. (more...)
BJP gets presence in Tripura house as expelled Trinamool members join it BJP gets presence in Tripura house as expelled Trinamool members join it
- August 07, 2017

Then, on July 3, TMC secretary general Partha Chatterjee had said that the party will have no relations with the six Tripura MLAs. For first time BJP has marked its first presence in Tripura Assembly after six former Trinamool Congress legislators joined the party in Agartala on Monday afternoon. (more...)
3 of 4 Men in KFC Assault Case Previously Arrested for Assault 3 of 4 Men in KFC Assault Case Previously Arrested for Assault
- August 07, 2017

One of the men were granted bail and the others remanded in custody. This brings to five the number of people implicated in the attack which was revealed in a video that has gone viral on social media. A woman can be heard saying: "Are you gonna hit me?" On Sunday, Police Minister Fikile Mbalula lauded officers for their swift response and the subsequent arrest of the four men. (more...)
Gas prices at their highest level since June Gas prices at their highest level since June
- August 07, 2017

State of Tennessee- $2.13, up 5.7 cents per gallon from last week's $2.07. After seeing a dramatic increase last week, gas prices have started to fall in metro Detroit, according to GasBuddy . Nationally, the average price of fuel Sunday was $2.35, an increase of four cents from a week before, while Georgia's average of $2.23 was up five cents over the same time period, the auto club said. (more...)
Public service unleashes spat on social media controls Public service unleashes spat on social media controls
- August 07, 2017

The guidelines argue the restrictions outlined above are not at odds with freedom of speech, but that government workers signed away their rights when they signed up to work for government and be bound by the Code of Conduct. The guidelines also state criticising parliamentarians on both sides of the aisle could also breach the code. These new rules could affect nearly two million Australians, with the latest data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics showing that 1,924,800 people were ... (more...)
Govt deactivates over 11.44 lakh PAN cards Govt deactivates over 11.44 lakh PAN cards
- August 07, 2017

The government has deleted or de-activated over 11.44 lakh permanent account numbers ( PANs ). A report by Indian Express says that the central government has also noticed several fake PAN cards are allotted to non-existing people or individuals who have provided false information about themselves for PAN . (more...)
Sensex Ends 52 Points Lower; Midcap, Smallcap Stocks Shine Sensex Ends 52 Points Lower; Midcap, Smallcap Stocks Shine
- August 07, 2017

On the BSE, the IT index emerged as the worst performer with BSE IT ending the day 0.94 per cent down at 10,273.75. On the broader markets , BSE Mid-cap index touched its all-time high of 15,631 level and closed at 15,600 level, up by 163 points, while BSE Small-cap index closed at 16,109 level, up by 182 points. (more...)
United Kingdom house prices growth hits four-year low amid surging inflation United Kingdom house prices growth hits four-year low amid surging inflation
- August 07, 2017

Both lenders say the growth in prices is not weaker than it already is due to a lack of homes on the market. House prices over May to July were 0.2 per cent lower than in the previous three months (February-April). It recorded a 0.3% monthly increase in July , while the annualised growth figure dropped to 2.9%. House prices rose by 0.4 per cent between June and July, partially offsetting the 0.9 per cent decline recorded between May and June. (more...)
OLD National Bancorp IN Buys New Position in Entravision Communications Corporation (EVC)
- August 07, 2017

Rbf Ltd Liability Company invested in 500,977 shares or 0.5% of the stock. Gamco Invsts Et Al holds 0.01% of its portfolio in Entravision Communication (NYSE:EVC) for 126,361 shares. The company's revenue was up 8.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.06 EPS. Moreover, Oakworth has 0.01% invested in Chuy's Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:CHUY) for 1,000 shares. (more...)
American Express Company (AXP) Position Held by American National Insurance Co. TX
- August 07, 2017

FBR Capital has "Outperform" rating and $100.0 target. The stock declined 0.00% or $0.01 reaching $986.91 on the news. The stock has been active on the tape, now trading at $85.54, up from yesterday's close by 0.28%. 116 funds opened positions while 321 raised stakes. The counter witnessed a trading volume of 0.33 million shares versus an average volume of 0.47 million shares during last trading session. (more...)
SoftBank CEO says interested in investing in Uber, Lyft SoftBank CEO says interested in investing in Uber, Lyft
- August 07, 2017

SoftBank is already a lead financier for several Uber rivals, including China's Didi Chuxing, Ola in India, Grab, the dominant player in Southeast Asia, and Brazil's 99. Japan's SoftBank Group has reported a 50.1% increase in its first-quarter operating profit, after the company included Vision Fund as a new reportable segment and booked a valuation gain. (more...)
Iran signs deal with France's Renault to produce 150000 cars Iran signs deal with France's Renault to produce 150000 cars
- August 07, 2017

Unlike its chief competitor PSA , which makes Peugeots and Citroens, Renault never fully quit Iran during the sanctions period and already makes some 200,000 cars a year there. PSA, which quit the country when worldwide sanctions hit in 2012, has been quick to rebuild its presence in Iran, which was the company's main engine of growth past year. (more...)
Lattice Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:LSCC) Receiving Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Analysis Shows
- August 07, 2017

Cypress Semiconductor Corporation earned a news impact score of 0.15 on Accern's scale. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 96.95% of the company's stock. In related news, Director Robin Ann Abrams sold 9,091 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, May 16th. This dividend amount was represent a yeild of $3.01. (more...)
Of Vermont Has $710000 Position in Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:DLR)
- August 07, 2017

Quantitative Systematic Strategies has an ownership of 38,983 stocks of the real estate investment trust's shares valued $1,413,000 after scooping up an extra 9,019 shares through out the previous quarter, DnB Asset Management AS raised its position in United Dominion Realty Trust by 30.0% in the Q1. (more...)
Gaps in ethnic minority incomes 'often ignored' Gaps in ethnic minority incomes 'often ignored'
- August 07, 2017

When housing costs are factored in the difference increases because 58% of white British families own their home, whereas only one in four Bangladeshi, black and other white, primarily European, families do. Employment of men from both Bangladeshi and Pakistani background had also increased at faster rates than white men. However, Bangladeshi women have closed the employment gap considerably in the period between 2001-03 and 2015-17 by 18 per cent. (more...)
Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY) Receives Consensus Recommendation of Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages
- August 07, 2017

The rating was downgraded by Mizuho to "Neutral" on Monday, February 13. On Wednesday, May 4 the stock rating was downgraded by Robert W. Baird to "Neutral". More notable recent Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY) news were published by: Chron.com which released: "Occidental Petroleum ties compensation to plan to break-even at $40 a barrel" on August 03, 2017, also Businesswire.com with their article: "Occidental Petroleum Announces Second Quarter 2017 Results" published on August 02, ... (more...)
Brown bear kills teen zookeeper at wildlife park in Sweden Brown bear kills teen zookeeper at wildlife park in Sweden
- August 07, 2017

Four visitors were also inside the enclosure at the time taking part in an activity to experience the work of an animal keeper at one of Europe's largest wildlife parks. "First and foremost I want to say that this is a hard day", Sven Brunberg, head of the park, said at a news conference. Orsa Rovdjurspark, which is based about 205 miles north of Stockholm, has predators including different species of bears, leopards, wolves and lynxes. (more...)
Construction Halted on New Nuclear Reactors Construction Halted on New Nuclear Reactors
- August 07, 2017

Summer nuclear plant expansion northwest of Columbia. The project is less than 40 percent complete with $9 billion spent on construction. They are convinced that the system is rigged from the beginning, and I am about to agree with them. (more...)