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What Do Analysts Say About Kindred Healthcare Inc. (KND)
- August 10, 2017

The ratio has worsened, as 91 investment professionals started new or increased stock positions, while 86 sold and trimmed holdings in Kindred Healthcare Inc . (NYSE:KND) was released by: Businesswire.com and their article: "Kindred Healthcare to Convert Existing Long-Term Acute Care Hospital into ..." with publication date: August 01, 2017. (more...)
This is what happens when fireworks are set off inside a Wendy's This is what happens when fireworks are set off inside a Wendy's
- August 10, 2017

Hillsboro Blvd. establishment in the dining room when the explosives began going "boom". The firework - which appeared to be a Roman candle - goes off in the restaurant. The employee, whom deputies identified as a 20-year-old woman, was able to flee from the blast uninjured, but the firework did end up blasting a 7-inch hole through the wall of the restaurant, the Sentinel reports. (more...)
Hertz Global Holdings Inc (HTZ) Where Moving Ahead? Hertz Global Holdings Inc (HTZ) Where Moving Ahead?
- August 10, 2017

The company has its outstanding shares of 548.08 Million. About 12.44M shares traded or 20.89% up from the average. Hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in the company. Hertz Global Holdings had a negative return on equity of 1.86% and a negative net margin of 7.60%. Analysts forecast EPS of $-0.10, down exactly $0.51 or 124.39 % from 2014's $0.41 EPS. (more...)
Haley staffers out at United Nations, ambassador's tweet confirms
- August 10, 2017

Bloomberg first reported the news. Haley was instrumental in getting the UN Security Council Saturday to pass tough new sanctions against North Korea in an attempt to get the isolated regime to abandon its nuclear weapons and ballistic missiles programs. (more...)
US Producer Prices Unexpectedly Edge Lower In July US Producer Prices Unexpectedly Edge Lower In July
- August 10, 2017

US wholesale prices declined in July for the first time in nearly a year, further evidence of soft inflation that is bedeviling the Federal Reserve. Core wholesale prices have risen 1.9% in the same span, down from a 2% rate in June. Fed Chair Janet Yellen told Congress last month that she believes tight labor markets will start producing higher wage gains and increased inflation. (more...)
CIBC Lowers Cenovus Energy Inc (CVE) Price Target to C$11.00
- August 10, 2017

A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also modified their holdings of the company. TD Asset Management Inc. increased its position in shares of Cenovus Energy by 46.9% in the first quarter. In contrast to the year ago quarter EPS was at -0.04. As of the latest earnings report the EPS was $2.36 and is expected to be $0.37 for the current year with 1,228,790,000 shares now outstanding. (more...)
Primerica, Inc. (NYSE:PRI) Sees Unusual Trading Volume in Its Shares
- August 10, 2017

It dived, as 21 investors sold Primerica, Inc . shares while 97 reduced holdings. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 810,644 shares of the financial services provider's stock valued at $66,636,000 after buying an additional 35,669 shares in the last quarter. (more...)
HighTower Advisors LLC Reduces Stake in Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (NYSE:COG)
- August 10, 2017

The rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets on Wednesday, July 26 with "Hold". (NYSE:KS) has risen 45.78% since August 9, 2016 and is uptrending. Also, it has an estimated price-earnings (P/E) multiple of 29.35. Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation's revenue for the quarter was up 86.6% on a year-over-year basis. (more...)
SS&C Technologies Holdings, Inc. (SSNC) Receives $40.71 Consensus PT from Analysts
- August 10, 2017

It has outperformed by 122.81% the S&P500. Punch & Associates Investment Management Inc. increased its stake in shares of SS&C Technologies Holdings by 0.8% in the first quarter. LLC Has $30.38 Million Stake in SS&C Technologies Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:SSNC). Ngam Advsr L P, a Massachusetts-based fund reported 33,323 shares. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Wednesday, January 4 by Goldman Sachs. (more...)
Comparable sales fall again at Macy's Comparable sales fall again at Macy's
- August 10, 2017

Sales at Kohl's stores open for more than a year fell for the sixth straight quarter to 0.4 percent, but were better than the 1.5 percent decline expected by analysts polled by research firm Consensus Metrix. Macy's Chief Executive Jeff Gennette said the company saw a "notable contribution" from women's shoes and jewelry. Key to this strategy is engaging our customers with an improved experience that includes more elevated and exclusive assortments, a better integration of technology both ... (more...)
SE Asia stocks fall as US-North Korea tensions mount SE Asia stocks fall as US-North Korea tensions mount
- August 10, 2017

Trump expressed hope that the USA would not have to use this "power", but remained confident in the strength of the country. "The markets are looking for direction after Wednesday's sharp moves and geopolitical concerns will dominate investor mindsets in the coming days", said Esther Maria Reichelt, an FX strategist at Commerzbank in Frankfurt. (more...)
U.S. expected to become net exporter of natural gas U.S. expected to become net exporter of natural gas
- August 10, 2017

USA exports have been increasing to eastern Canada since 2000 when the Vector pipeline out of Chicago began service into Ontario. That means the United States sold more gas to foreign trade partners than it imported for four of the first six months of the year. (more...)
Shares in Invitation Home Inc. (NYSE:INVH) Acquired by Amalgamated Bank Shares in Invitation Home Inc. (NYSE:INVH) Acquired by Amalgamated Bank
- August 10, 2017

Invitation Homes and Starwood Waypoint Homes announced on Thursday the stock-for-stock deal, also known as a merger of equals. Invitation Home Inc. Invitation Homes is majority owned by Blackstone Group, one of the first private equity firms to begin purchasing foreclosed homes in the wake of the 2008 financial crisis, then fixing them up and renting them out. (more...)
Worth Watching Stock CommScope Holding Company, Inc. (COMM) Worth Watching Stock CommScope Holding Company, Inc. (COMM)
- August 10, 2017

Aetna Inc New (Call) now has $51.67B valuation. The company is now down since yesterday's close of $32.16. About shares traded. OSI Systems, Inc. The correct version of this piece of content can be accessed at https://stocknewstimes.com/2017/08/09/commscope-holding-company-inc-nasdaqcomm-downgraded-to-hold-at-bidaskclub-updated-updated.html. (more...)
LLC Raises Stake in BioScrip, Inc. (NASDAQ:BIOS)
- August 10, 2017

It has underperformed by 45.87% the S&P500. Bartlett & Co acquired 25,189 shares as V F Corp. V F Corp. now has $24.52 billion valuation. (BIOS) in trading session dated November 11, 2016. Lake Street initiated the stock with "Buy" rating in Tuesday, January 3 report. The stock of BioScrip Inc (NASDAQ:BIOS) earned "Buy" rating by SunTrust on Tuesday, August 11. (more...)
Is Rockwell Collins, Inc. (COL) Running Out of Gas? Is Rockwell Collins, Inc. (COL) Running Out of Gas?
- August 10, 2017

Whittier Trust Co. increased its position in Rockwell Collins by 30.1% in the first quarter. The stock showed convincing performance of 17.90% after taking comparison with 50-period moving average. The shares were sold at an average price of $108.44, for a total value of $683,172.00. Rockwell Collins, Inc. has a 12 month low of $78.54 and a 12 month high of $128.43. (more...)
Starwood Property Trust posts 2Q profit
- August 10, 2017

About 101,885 shares traded. It is down 8.65% since August 9, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 31.25% the S&P500. The shares were sold at an average price of $21.62, for a total value of $97,290.00. Shares of STARWOOD PROPERTY TRUST, INC. California Employees Retirement invested in 0% or 35,227 shares. (NYSE:STWD). Blackrock Investment Management Limited Liability Corporation owns 1.57 million shares for 0.04% of their portfolio. (more...)
Blue Apron Shares Climb After Revenue Beat, Better Customer Revenue Blue Apron Shares Climb After Revenue Beat, Better Customer Revenue
- August 10, 2017

It last trading capacity has been noted with 4.82 million shares and 6.28 million shares are observed as exploring the average capacity of last three months trading period. Opko Health, Inc. (NASDAQ:OPK) yearly performance is -36.59% and net profit margin is -3.60%. The "percentage off the 52-week high or low" refers to when a stock current price is relative to where it has traded over the last 52 weeks. (more...)
UK June Industrial Production Rose 0.5%, Underlying Data Weak UK June Industrial Production Rose 0.5%, Underlying Data Weak
- August 10, 2017

The ONS data on exports is in stark contrast with the picture presented by various surveys, which point to strong overseas demand. The yield on the benchmark 10-year gilts, hovered around 1.11 percent, the super-long 30-year bond yields slipped almost 1 basis point to 1.75 percent and the yield on the short-term 2-year traded flat at 0.22 percent by 10:30 GMT. (more...)
Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) To Go Ex-Dividend on August 14th
- August 10, 2017

Engineers Gate Manager LP raised its stake in Marathon Oil Corporation by 29.9% in the first quarter. Investors who are keeping close eye on Barrick Gold Corporation (ABX ) stock; watched recent volatility movements, they can see that shares have been recorded at 2.46% for the week, and 2.61% for the last month. (more...)
Figures Show Big Increase In Overseas Visitors To Ireland Figures Show Big Increase In Overseas Visitors To Ireland
- August 10, 2017

While he urged that there should be no attempt to raise the tourism Value-Added Tax rate in October's Budget - because it had been a "great success" in terms of creating jobs - Mr Ross accepted that hotel price rises now risked damaging Ireland's tourism reputation. (more...)
Lexington Realty Trust (LXP) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on Tuesday Lexington Realty Trust (LXP) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on Tuesday
- August 10, 2017

Following the purchase, the director now directly owns 5,909 shares in the company, valued at approximately $222,355.67. The move would enhance Digital Realty's portfolio in top USA data center metro areas across Northern Virginia, Chicago and Silicon Valley. (more...)
Guam Governor: There is no threat from North Korea
- August 10, 2017

German bond yields fell, gold and the Japanese yen surged and the leveraged bets on higher yielding currencies such as the Australian dollar took a beating. South Korean shares, which have been among the strongest performers in the world so far this year, fell 1 percent, while the won lost around 0.6 percent to 1,134.70 to the dollar. (more...)
Medical Properties Trust, Inc. (NYSE:MPW) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results
- August 10, 2017

The United Kingdom-based Polar Capital Ltd Liability Partnership has invested 0.04% in Medical Properties Trust, Inc. Creative Planning now owns 27,554 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock worth $355,000 after buying an additional 185 shares during the period. (more...)
TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation (AMTD) Receives "Buy" Rating from Instinet
- August 10, 2017

Van ECK Associates boosted its position in stocks of TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation by 7.3% in the Q1. Capstone Asset Management Co. now owns 7,307 shares of the financial services provider's stock valued at $314,000 after buying an additional 210 shares during the period. (more...)
Gold futures rise to near two-month high on geopolitical tension
- August 10, 2017

The flight-to-safety into U.S. Treasuries also abated overnight. Ten-year US yields dropped 4 basis points to 2.242 percent and German equivalents fell 3 bps to 0.44 percent, their lowest since June 30. Tokyo's Nikkei index had dropped 1.3% by the time European stock markets opened on Wednesday morning, with similar falls on the German and French bourses. (more...)
Williams Capital Analysts Give RSP Permian, Inc. (RSPP) a $47.00 Price Target
- August 10, 2017

By historical standards, RSP Permian, Inc. The stock increased 3.87% or $1.23 during the last trading session, reaching $32.98. Lannum Coleman N III had bought 1,968 shares worth $90,912. shares while 44 reduced holdings. 55 funds opened positions while 100 raised stakes. 575.76 million shares or 0.43% less from 578.24 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported. (more...)
Technicator Indicators at a glance for Archidply Industries Limited
- August 10, 2017

Investors may also need to take a long-term approach which may include creating a diversified portfolio that takes many different factors into consideration. Presently, Ingenta Plc (ING.L)'s Williams Percent Range or 14 day Williams %R is resting at -58.46. A reading over 70 would indicate that the stock is overbought, and possibly overvalued. (more...)
TUI Third-Quarter Profit Up, Raises Annual Revenue Guidance TUI Third-Quarter Profit Up, Raises Annual Revenue Guidance
- August 10, 2017

He noted TUI would probably not reduce capacity for Turkey next year because demand was coming back. TUI also reiterated its guidance of at least 10% underlying Ebita compound annual growth rate fopr the 2018 and 2019 financial years. "The digitalisation of our businesses and services is progressing well". This factor was fully offset by additional offerings to alternative destinations. (more...)
Animal products will still be used for banknotes, BoE decides Animal products will still be used for banknotes, BoE decides
- August 10, 2017

The Bank's estimated extra cost of switching to palm oil is around £16.5 million over the next 10 years, which would not represent "value for money for taxpayers". The Bank of England said on Thursday it would not change the way its new plastic banknotes are made, despite concerns among some vegetarians and religious groups about trace amounts of animal fat used in their production. (more...)