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Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO) Position Lowered by Selway Asset Management Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO) Position Lowered by Selway Asset Management
- August 11, 2017

Kings Point Cap has 0.04% invested in Cisco Systems, Inc. The stock decreased 1.96% or $0.62 during the last trading session, reaching $31. 23,517,356 shares of the company's stock were exchanged. More interesting news about Brookfield Asset Management Inc (NYSE:BAM) were released by: Marketwired.com and their article: "Brookfield Asset Management Notice of 2017 Q2 Results Conference Call and Webcast" published on July 14, 2017 as well as Seekingalpha.com's news article titled: "Brookfield ... (more...)
Markets Right Now: Stocks drop, led by technology companies
- August 11, 2017

The latest sell-off was the most severe yet, amounting to the biggest single-day drop for the stock market in almost three months. Stocks are opening slightly lower on Wall Street after several companies reported disappointing results. Early in the day, North Korea revealed a detailed plan to launch a salvo of ballistic missiles toward the U.S. Pacific territory of Guam, a major military hub and home to U.S. (more...)
The McDonald's Corporation (MCD) Given "Buy" Rating at Argus
- August 11, 2017

Mcdonalds Corp now has $126.31B valuation. The stock increased 1.61% or $0.64 during the last trading session, reaching $40.34. About 630 shares traded. On Wednesday, July 26 the stock rating was maintained by UBS with "Neutral". On Tuesday, January 19 the stock rating was upgraded by BTIG Research to "Buy". (more...)
Gareth Morgan Investments Limited Partnership Lowers Its Position in BlackRock, Inc. (BLK)
- August 11, 2017

Other large investors have also modified their holdings of the company. Hartland & Co. LLC purchased a new position in BlackRock, Inc. The firm owned 10,303 shares of the asset manager's stock after buying an additional 238 shares during the period. (more...)
$1.23 EPS Expected for Westlake Chemical Corporation (NYSE:WLK) This Quarter
- August 11, 2017

SunTrust upgraded Westlake Chemical Corporation (NYSE: WLK ) on Wednesday, June 15 to "Buy" rating. Cowen and Company upped their target price on Westlake Chemical Corporation from $66.00 to $70.00 and gave the company an outperform rating in a report on Tuesday, May 23rd. (more...)
Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:BRCD) Lowered to "Strong Sell" at BidaskClub
- August 11, 2017

Brocade Communications Systems, (NASDAQ: BRCD ) has been the object of insider selling activity recently. (NASDAQ:BRCD)'s earnings per share has been growing at a 38.2 percent rate over the past 5 year when average revenue increase was noted as 1.8 percent. (more...)
Stericycle, Inc. (SRCL) Stake Reduced by Investment House LLC
- August 11, 2017

Stericycle now has $6.39B valuation. The stock declined 1.84% or $1.04 reaching $55.45 on the news. About 17,182 shares traded. Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) stated it has 0.02% in Stericycle Inc (NASDAQ: SRCL ). It is positive, as 81 investors sold SRCL shares while 187 reduced holdings. 82 funds opened positions while 147 raised stakes. Jennison Associates LLC boosted its position in shares of Stericycle by 32.7% in the first quarter. (more...)
CBS Corporation (NYSE:CBS) Rating Reiterated by Jefferies Group LLC
- August 11, 2017

Jefferies Group LLC reiterated a buy rating and issued a $71.00 price target on shares of CBS Corporation in a research note on Monday, July 10th. The stock has "Buy" rating by RBC Capital Markets on Tuesday, August 8. Investors of record on Friday, September 8th will be issued a dividend of $0.18 per share. The ex-dividend date was Wednesday, June 7th. Dubuque State Bank owns 1,179 shares or 0.01% of their U.S. (more...)
Singtel profit hurt by Bharti Airtel, exceptional charges Singtel profit hurt by Bharti Airtel, exceptional charges
- August 11, 2017

A higher rate of NBN migration and customer growth - up by 143,000 from a year ago - has bolstered the Singtel-owned company's presence on the NBN, taking Optus's total NBN broadband customers to 279,000. EBITDA dipped 3%. Excluding one-off items from the year before, EBITDA grew 2% on higher contributions from home services and content cost management. (more...)
Raytheon Company (NYSE:RTN) Downgraded by BidaskClub
- August 11, 2017

The Volatility 3m of Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN ) is 10.826100. It has outperformed by 17.85% the S&P500. Orrstown Financial Services Inc. raised its position in Raytheon by 22.6% in the first quarter. 88 funds opened positions while 331 raised stakes. Institutional investors own 74.98% of the company's stock. Raytheon Company has a one year low of $132.89 and a one year high of $181.05. (more...)
Callon Petroleum Company (CPE) Rating Lowered to Strong Sell at BidaskClub
- August 11, 2017

It has underperformed by 4.41% the S&P500. "Overweight" signal reported by 2 and "Underweight" rating was suggested by 0. According to Finviz reported data, The SMA20 of the stock is at -4.5 percent, SMA50 is -3.65 percent, while SMA200 is -20.6 percent. (more...)
Infosec firm Ward Solutions invests €300000 in new GDPR practice Infosec firm Ward Solutions invests €300000 in new GDPR practice
- August 11, 2017

While the official wording of the new law isn't yet available, a published Statement of Intent provided some insight about upcoming provisions. Here are the highlights of this post-Brexit security plan. Professionals involved in GDPR compliance have the option to save time and resources by using the GDPR Documentation Toolkit to develop suitable policies, and to manage and implement processes, in order to build a strong data security posture and achieve compliance with the Regulation. (more...)
New Analyst Ratings On Delta Air Lines, Inc. (NYSE:DAL) New Analyst Ratings On Delta Air Lines, Inc. (NYSE:DAL)
- August 11, 2017

The stock was sold at an average price of $49.32, for a total transaction of $220,707.00. About 5.98 million shares traded. State Treasurer State of MI raised its stake in shares of Delta Air Lines, Inc . This is an increase from Delta Air Lines's previous quarterly dividend of $0.20. Ishares Tr (MUB) was raised too. Among 19 analysts covering Mondelez International Inc ( NASDAQ:MDLZ ), 14 have Buy rating , 1 Sell and 4 Hold. (more...)
Ionis Pharmaceuticals Inc Gets a Hold Rating from Stifel Nicolaus
- August 11, 2017

The stock was acquired at an average price of $8.00 per share, for a total transaction of $25,000,000.00. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have given a hold rating and six have assigned a buy rating to the stock. (more...)
Toys 'R' Us coming back to Times Square - for a bit Toys 'R' Us coming back to Times Square - for a bit
- August 11, 2017

Customer demand fueled the decision to open a temporary 35,000 square-foot store at the corner of 42nd Street and Broadway, just two blocks from the flagship location at West 44th and West 45th streets that shut down December 30, 2015 after 15 years of calling the intersection home. (more...)
Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) Reiterates Buy Rating for Twitter, Inc. (TWTR)
- August 11, 2017

Wells Fargo & Company reissued a "market perform" rating on shares of Twitter in a research note on Saturday, July 22nd. Mizuho initiated coverage on shares of Twitter in a research note on Monday. If you are reading this report on another website, it was copied illegally and reposted in violation of United States & worldwide copyright and trademark law. (more...)
Cipher Capital LP Invests $1.54 Million in United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS) Cipher Capital LP Invests $1.54 Million in United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS)
- August 11, 2017

The stock declined 1.69% or $1.89 reaching $110 on the news. About 35 shares traded. (CVTI) has declined 12.60% since August 9, 2016 and is downtrending. Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider purchases, and 1 sale for $389,821 activity. The insider STERLING MICHELLE M sold $325,654. It also reduced Blackrock Inc (NYSE:BLK) stake by 2,766 shares and now owns 26,460 shares. (more...)
Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (The) (IPG) Downgraded by BidaskClub to Hold
- August 11, 2017

It is down 59.82% since August 10, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 3.47% the S&P500. For the next 5 years, The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc.is expecting Growth of 10.73% per annum, whereas in the past 5 years the growth was 0.76% per annum. (more...)
Hamid Ansari To Rajya Sabha: 'Muslims Insecure' Hamid Ansari To Rajya Sabha: 'Muslims Insecure'
- August 11, 2017

As he signs off after a decade as India's vice-president, a term marked by dignity, integrity and intellect associated with the post, Hamid Ansari had a clear warning for the government: that there is a feeling of unease and insecurity among India's Muslims. (more...)
Applebee's to close up to 135 locations Applebee's to close up to 135 locations
- August 11, 2017

There has been some buying insider activity on DineEquity, Inc (NYSE: DIN ) recently. AXA now owns 12,942 shares with a value of $570,000. Arizona State Retirement System now owns 8,857 shares of the restaurant operator's stock worth $390,000 after buying an additional 100 shares during the last quarter. (more...)
ISIS Used eBay As Part Of Terror Network, Unsealed FBI Affidavit Shows
- August 11, 2017

The suspect pledged allegiance to ISIS and used eBay to pretend to sell computer printers but instead received funds from overseas through PayPal, the Journal said. Elshinawy claims he did not plan to plan to carry out an attack, and he's now awaiting trial. He used the money for a laptop, a cellphone and a VPN communications network, all of which the Federal Bureau of Investigation claims he used to communicate with the Islamic State network, according to the affidavit. (more...)
ONEOK, Inc. (NYSE:OKE) Lifted to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research
- August 11, 2017

ONEOK makes up about 1.2% of Quotient Investors LLC's holdings, making the stock its 18th largest position. First Manhattan Co. boosted its position in shares of Oneok Partners LP (NYSE: OKS ) by 0.2% during the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. (more...)
Multiple US Osprey Aircraft Lift Off in Japan Hours After Clearance Multiple US Osprey Aircraft Lift Off in Japan Hours After Clearance
- August 11, 2017

Four Osprey aircraft went airborne Friday at the USA military base in Japan's Okinawa shortly after its defense ministry cleared the crash-plagued tiltrotor for flight, local media said. According to the ministry's announcement, the August 5 accident occurred when an Osprey was trying to land on a moving ship, a much more hard procedure than landing on the ground. (more...)
'Resilient' UK market helps Savills post 27% profits rise 'Resilient' UK market helps Savills post 27% profits rise
- August 11, 2017

In particular, the London office market saw almost £9 billion of transactions in the six months to June 30, a record 78% of which were non-residents. What's more, sales of new development stock fell by 6% during the first six months of the year, while the average unit value dropped by 4% to £750,000. (more...)
Analysts Watch Haynes International, Inc. (NASDAQ:HAYN) And Issue New Targets
- August 11, 2017

Two Sigma Investments LP boosted its stake in Haynes International by 10.6% in the fourth quarter. Thrivent Financial For Lutherans now owns 7,010 shares of the basic materials company's stock valued at $267,000 after buying an additional 240 shares in the last quarter. (more...)
Investors seek safety as N. Korea tension escalates; stocks off, gold up
- August 11, 2017

The price of gold rose on Thursday for the third straight day, reaching a two - month high as another exchange of threats by the United States and North Korea prompted investors to buy bullion as a safe - haven asset. The dollar index .DXY , which measures the USA currency against a basket of other major currencies, fell 0.14 percent. Baby Bunting cut its dividend and flagged a fall in same-store sales in the first six weeks of its 2018 financial year. (more...)
Revenue Estimates Analysis Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. (POT) Revenue Estimates Analysis Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. (POT)
- August 11, 2017

To measure price-variation, we found POT's volatility during a week at 1.75% and during a month it has been found around 1.83%. The stock decreased 0.40% or $0.09 on August 9, reaching $22.28. Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc (PCS) is a fertilizer producer producing a range of primary crop nutrients, such as potash, nitrogen and phosphate. (more...)
Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corp
- August 11, 2017

State Street Corp boosted its stake in shares of Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corp .by 7.5% in the fourth quarter. 64 funds opened positions while 63 raised stakes. Therefore 25% are positive. Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corp (FMCCJ) now has a 14-day Commodity Channel Index (CCI) of 67.50. The stock was sold at an average price of $70.00, for a total transaction of $307,440.00. (more...)
Axalta Coating Systems Ltd. (NYSE:AXTA) Trading Volume Significantly Higher
- August 11, 2017

Timessquare Capital Management, LLC reduced its investment by shedding 89,600 shares a decrease of 5.3% in the quarter. William Blair Investment Management LLC now owns 4,973,244 shares of the specialty chemicals company's stock worth $160,138,000 after buying an additional 394,692 shares during the period. (more...)
Invesco Value Municipal Income Trust Plans Monthly Dividend of $0.06 (NYSE:IIM)
- August 11, 2017

Invesco Senior Income Trust is a closed ended fixed income mutual fund launched by Invesco Ltd. $0.30 is the ADY. This represents a $1.01 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 6.66%. The 50 day moving average was up $0.08 or +0.62% whereas the 200 day moving average was up $0.17 or +1.29%. It dropped, as 10 investors sold Invesco Senior Income Trust shares while 22 reduced holdings. (more...)