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Is Jeffrey Gundlach Long on the CBOE Volatility Index? Is Jeffrey Gundlach Long on the CBOE Volatility Index?
- August 12, 2017

Today, the CBOE Volatility Index fell a bit to around 15. Gundlach is positive about the market volatility index (VIX). So the ProShares VIX Short-Term Futures ( VIXY ) and the iPath S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ( VXX ) topped lists again , gaining 2.96% and 2.78%, respectively. (more...)
Lockheed Martin Corporation (LMT) Downgraded by BidaskClub Lockheed Martin Corporation (LMT) Downgraded by BidaskClub
- August 12, 2017

More interesting news about Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE:LMT) were released by: Benzinga.com and their article: "The Best Buys In Defense: Lockheed Martin, Raytheon Preferred To General Dynamics" published on August 08, 2017 as well as Valuewalk.com's news article titled: "Lockheed Martin Corporation Q2 Earnings: Shares Rise, Outlook Boosted" with publication date: July 18, 2017. (more...)
Weekly Analysts' Ratings Updates for Mattel (MAT)
- August 12, 2017

If the average volume is low then the liquidity is low which means it is hard to buy or sell the stock as there are fewer buyers or sellers of the stock. As per Monday, August 15, the company rating was maintained by Citigroup. As of the last earnings report the EPS was $0.70 and is expected to be $0.80 for the current year with 342,726,000 shares presently outstanding. (more...)
Abraxas Petroleum Corporation (AXAS) Rating Increased to C- at TheStreet
- August 12, 2017

Stifel Nicolaus increased their price objective on shares of Abraxas Petroleum Corporation from $2.40 to $2.60 and gave the company a "buy" rating in a research note on Thursday, May 25th. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.98 in 2016 Q4. Blb&B Advisors Llc owns 1.66 million shares or 0.74% of their U.S. portfolio. At recent closing price of $1.67, AXAS has a chance to add $1.01 or 60.48% in 52 weeks, based on mean target price ($2.68) placed by analysts.The analyst consensus opinion of 1.8 ... (more...)
Green Dot Corporation (NYSE:GDOT) Issues Q3 Earnings Guidance
- August 12, 2017

Ameritas Investment Partners Inc. bought a new stake in shares of Green Dot Corporation during the first quarter worth $118,000. BidaskClub downgraded shares of Green Dot Corporation from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report on Saturday, August 5th. (more...)
Zacks Investment Research Upgrades Schnitzer Steel Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:SCHN) to Buy
- August 12, 2017

It has outperformed by 0.84% the S&P500. It was reported on Aug, 10 by Barchart.com . We have $27.85 PT which if reached, will make NASDAQ: SCHN worth $62.22M more. Creative Planning owns 159 shares. Russell Investments Group Ltd. acquired a new position in shares of Worthington Industries during the fourth quarter worth about $929,000. (more...)
Fidelity MSCI Financials Index ETF (FNCL) Closes Last Session Above PSAR
- August 12, 2017

A CCI reading of +100 may represent overbought conditions, while readings near -100 may indicate oversold territory. Traders often add the Plus Directional Indicator (+DI) and Minus Directional Indicator (-DI) to identify the direction of a trend. (more...)
Nordson Corporation (NDSN) Receiving Favorable Media Coverage, Study Shows
- August 12, 2017

On 12/10/2013 Nordson Corporation announced a quarterly dividend of $0.18. It has outperformed by 55.52% the S&P500. Its stake stood at $154,980,000 a decrease of 5.0% as of the end of the quarter. The stock has a market cap of $7.36 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 26.91 and a beta of 1.35. The Adhesive Dispensing Systems segment delivers its precision dispensing and processing technology to various markets. (more...)
Legal & General Group Plc Has $787000 Stake in Tetra Technologies, Inc. (TTI) Legal & General Group Plc Has $787000 Stake in Tetra Technologies, Inc. (TTI)
- August 12, 2017

The company has market cap of $2.37 billion. This company has been competing with others in the Basic Materials space and offers its own combination of interesting factors TETRA Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:CRM) or 10,000 shares. The WEI segment provides consulting and engineering services. (NASDAQ:TTEK). Alliancebernstein Limited Partnership accumulated 0.02% or 629,255 shares. (more...)
Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Limited
- August 12, 2017

The stock opened the day at $17.99, and settled at $15.36 by the end to experience a -10.23% change. About 83,414 shares traded. Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Limited (NASDAQ:AOSL) last released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August 9th. (more...)
AGCO Corporation (AGCO) SVP Sells $73000.00 in Stock
- August 12, 2017

The institutional investor held 11,899 shares of the industrial machinery and components company at the end of 2016Q4, valued at $688,000, up from 6,335 at the end of the previous reported quarter. JMU Ltd (JMU)'s Williams %R presently stands at -53.45. It also reduced its holding in Home Depot (NYSE:HD) by 26,900 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 29,005 shares, and cut its stake in Vista Outdoor Inc. (more...)
Barnes & Noble Education Inc
- August 12, 2017

For the same quarter from the prior fiscal year, the public company disclosed ($0.42) EPS. on consensus, experts expect that Barnes & Noble to post $0.55 earnings per share for the financial year. (NYSE:BKS), we can see that the 12 month volatility is presently 46.182800. On Monday, July 27 the stock rating was initiated by Craig Hallum with "Buy". (more...)
Emerson Electric Company (EMR) Stake Increased by Proshare Advisors LLC
- August 12, 2017

Tripadvisor Inc now has $5.70 billion valuation. About 1.77M shares traded. Nike Inc (NYSE:NKE) has declined 9.24% since August 11, 2016 and is downtrending. As per Friday, August 19, the company rating was downgraded by Buckingham Research. The rating was maintained by Oppenheimer on Tuesday, June 6 with "Hold". (more...)
FBR & Co Reaffirms "Outperform" Rating for Independence Realty Trust, Inc. (IRT)
- August 12, 2017

The firm now has a $10.00 price target on the real estate investment trust's stock. Cubic Asset Management LLC's holdings in Lexington Realty Trust were worth $190,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. WARNING: This news story was originally posted by Sports Perspectives and is owned by of Sports Perspectives. (NYSE:IRT) Worth Buying? If you are viewing this story on another publication, it was illegally copied and republished in violation of United States & global trademark & copyright ... (more...)
Swiss franc, yen rise as North Korea tensions brew
- August 12, 2017

Earlier on Thursday, North Korea revealed a plan to launch ballistic missiles toward a major US military hub in the Pacific. "What has changed this time is that the scary threats and war of words between the USA and North Korea have intensified to the point that markets can't ignore it", said Shane Oliver, head of investment strategy at AMP Capital in Sydney. (more...)
General Dynamics Corporation (NYSE:GD) Shares Bought by Boston Advisors LLC
- August 12, 2017

For GD, the company now has $1.86 Billion of cash on the books, which is offset by $989 Million current liabilities. The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, November 10th. In other General Dynamics Corporation news, Director Lester L. Lyles sold 2,551 shares of the business's stock in a transaction dated Friday, May 19th. (more...)
Xcel Energy Inc. (XEL) Holdings Decreased by Magellan Asset Management Ltd
- August 12, 2017

Sharkey Howes & Javer raised its position in shares of Xcel Energy by 0.5% in the first quarter. 3,213,006 shares of the company's stock traded hands. Baird to "Neutral". SunTrust maintained the shares of XEL in report on Monday, October 19 with "Neutral" rating. The stock of Xcel Energy Inc (NYSE:XEL) earned "Market Perform" rating by BMO Capital Markets on Friday, July 28. (more...)
Brokerage Overview of: Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (CLF)
- August 12, 2017

L & S Advisors stated it has 0.36% in Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF). Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. During last 3 month it remained at 15.34%. The stock go down so far this year; showing a decline of -14.51% and dropped with negative flow of -3.23% during recent week. Four investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating , three have given a hold rating and six have issued a buy rating to the company. (more...)
Alliancebernstein LP Buys A Little More QEP Resources, Inc. (QEP) Stock
- August 12, 2017

B&G Foods, Inc. (NYSE:BGS) has declined 7.13% since August 11, 2016 and is downtrending. It has outperformed by 8.36% the S&P500. Boston Partners boosted its stake in shares of QEP Resources by 47.8% in the first quarter. It helps investors in determining whether buying, selling or holding on to a stock would be beneficial for them. National Securities initiated coverage on QEP Resources in a research note on Monday, July 31st. (more...)
Featured Stock to See: Aramark (ARMK)
- August 12, 2017

Nomura increased their price target on shares of Aramark from $43.00 to $45.00 and gave the company a "buy" rating in a report on Wednesday. Aramark (NYSE: ARMK ) last released its earnings results on Tuesday, August 8th. The rating was maintained by Cowen & Co with "Outperform" on Friday, May 20. Deutsche Bank initiated it with "Hold" rating and $54 target in Wednesday, September 7 report. (more...)
TransCanada Corporation (TRP) Stake Held by Tdam USA Inc TransCanada Corporation (TRP) Stake Held by Tdam USA Inc
- August 12, 2017

Wellington Management Group LLP now owns 22,043,895 shares of the pipeline company's stock worth $1,015,122,000 after buying an additional 313,483 shares during the last quarter. This is a boost from TransCanada's previous quarterly dividend of $0.48. The firm has "Buy" rating by Bank of America given on Thursday, September 1. (more...)
Mariners place James Paxton on 10-day DL Mariners place James Paxton on 10-day DL
- August 12, 2017

Paxton entered the start having won his last seven consecutive outings and he's third out of qualified American League pitchers with a 2.78 ERA. He's still seeking his first win with the M's - and first in the big leagues since 2014. Marco Gonzales (0-0, 12.27 ERA) makes his second start - and first ever at Safeco Field - for the Mariners. Paxton is, unfortunately, no stranger to the disabled list. (more...)
Wedbush Reaffirms Buy Rating for Cinemark Holdings Inc (CNK)
- August 12, 2017

Etrade Mgmt Ltd Liability reported 15,760 shares stake. Several hedge funds have recently bought and sold shares of the stock. The dividend payment was $0.290 per share for the quarter or $1.16 annualized. 04/03/2017 - Cinemark Holdings Inc was downgraded to "market perform" by analysts at FBR Capital Markets. The firm has "Accumulate" rating by Seaport Global Securities given on Wednesday, January 13. (more...)
Aetna Inc. (AET) Shares Sold by PGGM Investments
- August 12, 2017

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently added to or reduced their stakes in AET. Cypress Capital Group sold 5,503 shares as Aetna Inc (AET)'s stock rose 12.84%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Tuesday, July 11th. This represents a $2.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.31%. Aetna's payout ratio is now 43.67%. (more...)
Strs Ohio Invests $2.38 Million in Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. (ODFL)
- August 12, 2017

Prelude Cap Mgmt Ltd Liability Company invested 0% in Old Dominion Freight Line (NASDAQ: ODFL ). It has outperformed by 21.15% the S&P500. Timessquare Capital Management, LLC reduced its investment by shedding 81,100 shares a decrease of 23.6% as of 06/30/2017. (more...)
NA Has $243000 Stake in Agnico Eagle Mines Limited (AEM)
- August 12, 2017

The stock declined 0.43% or $0.2 reaching $46.1 on the news. BMO Capital Markets downgraded Agnico Eagle Mines Ltd (USA) (NYSE: AEM ) on Thursday, May 12 to "Market Perform" rating. Greenlight Capital Inc bought 613,300 shares as the company's stock rose 12.78% with the market. (NASDAQ:AAPL). Blb&B Advisors Ltd Liability invested 1.33% of its portfolio in Apple Inc. (more...)
Ionis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:IONS) PT Raised to $50.00 at Stifel Nicolaus
- August 12, 2017

The firm issued an outperform rating on the stock. The company has market cap of $796.01 million. Its down 0.63% from 13.36 million shares, reported previously. Also, SVP C Frank Bennett sold 10,000 shares of the stock in a transaction on Monday, July 24th. The shares were sold at an average price of $59.29, for a total value of $592,900.00. (more...)
Speeding sports vehicle leaves path of destruction in hit-and-run
- August 12, 2017

Tolentino- who was not seriously injured in the crash- and her BMW were dragged more than a quarter mile on the freeway, but thankfully other drivers stopped to help her. Rios assisted Tolentino after the crash and gave her the footage. The Infiniti sped away, nearly hitting a vehicle that appeared to be a Nissan Altima or green Mazda, which pulled over to the side of the road before also leaving the scene. (more...)
Aclaris Therapeutics, Inc. (ACRS) Given a $50.00 Price Target at Cantor Fitzgerald
- August 12, 2017

William Blair also issued estimates for Aclaris Therapeutics' FY2017 earnings at ($3.16) EPS, FY2018 earnings at ($3.11) EPS and FY2019 earnings at $0.10 EPS. If you are viewing this piece of content on another site, it was stolen and reposted in violation of United States and global copyright law. (NASDAQ:ACRS) shares saw heavy trading volume with 1,243K shares changing hands on Friday. (more...)
Sells 90 Shares of FleetCor Technologies, Inc. (FLT)
- August 12, 2017

About 275,111 shares traded or 59.36% up from the average. TRANSAT AT Inc (TSE:TRZ) has 0.00% since August 11, 2016 and is. It has outperformed by 12.98% the S&P500. The hedge fund run by Ross Margolies held 535,000 shares of the biological products (no diagnostic substances) company at the end of 2016Q4, valued at $78.22M, up from 377,500 at the end of the previous reported quarter. (more...)