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READ: Merck CEO Ken Frazier Quits Manufacturing Council Over Trump Charlottesville Statement READ: Merck CEO Ken Frazier Quits Manufacturing Council Over Trump Charlottesville Statement
- August 17, 2017

Like several other corporate leaders, Alex Gorsky, chairman and CEO of Johnson & Johnson, said that intolerance and racism have no place in USA society but that he meant to stay on the manufacturing council. After a vehicle plowed into a crowd, killing a counter-protester, Trump said there was violence "on many sides" without specifically denouncing white supremacists. (more...)
AFTER HOURS: L Brands Inc, Alibaba, Synopsys Inc and more AFTER HOURS: L Brands Inc, Alibaba, Synopsys Inc and more
- August 17, 2017

Five equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, nineteen have assigned a hold rating and nine have given a buy rating to the stock. If you are accessing this report on another domain, it was illegally stolen and reposted in violation of United States and global copyright & trademark law. (more...)
Irish FM Criticizes EU Demand For Apple Taxes Irish FM Criticizes EU Demand For Apple Taxes
- August 17, 2017

The Irish government had said it would collect the money pending an appeal of the ruling by Apple, but Donohoe quipped it wasn't really Dublin's job, adding the request was not justified at all. Apple Inc. shares were trading at $159.35 per share on Thursday morning, down $1.60 (-0.99%). It was therefore not Ireland's task to collect the taxes, he said. (more...)
Strs Ohio Has $8193000 Stake in iShares MSCI Brazil Index (EWZ)
- August 17, 2017

Falling trend-s are defined by trendlines that are drawn between two or more peaks (high points) to identify price resistance. Being able to see the overall picture when the markets become turbulent may allow the investor to move forward with confidence. (more...)
American Eagle Outfitters Inc (AEO) Showing Signs of Potential Bearish Momentum American Eagle Outfitters Inc (AEO) Showing Signs of Potential Bearish Momentum
- August 17, 2017

The firm is scheduled to report its next earnings results on Wednesday, August 16th. American Eagle Outfitters (NYSE:AEO) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May 17th. Currently American Eagle Outfitters , Inc. WARNING: This article was originally posted by Chaffey Breeze and is the sole property of of Chaffey Breeze. (more...)
Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM) Position Reduced by American National Insurance Co. TX Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM) Position Reduced by American National Insurance Co. TX
- August 17, 2017

Trading volume for Edgewell Personal Care Company was 309K in the last trading session. The company had a trading volume of 10,192,375 shares. Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) is worth US$331.44 Billion and has recently fallen -0.73% to US$77.47. (more...)
Lost ring returns on carrot 13 years later Lost ring returns on carrot 13 years later
- August 17, 2017

She thought she would never see it again. Mary had lost her ring 13 years ago while she was working on the farm. It slid on her finger as easily as it did when her husband gave it to her. Lena had removed her ring 16 years before to bake with her daughters and left it on the counter where they were working. "And somehow it must have hooked the ring and the ring fell off". (more...)
Thousands of minimum wage workers to receive £2000000 compensation Thousands of minimum wage workers to receive £2000000 compensation
- August 17, 2017

Argos has dished out £1.5 million to staff they underpaid following a government investigation. The workers will receive the cash in back pay from the government, as part of its scheme to name employers who have failed to pay National Minimum Wage and Living Wage. (more...)
'Free cruise' robocalls could land you $900 'Free cruise' robocalls could land you $900
- August 17, 2017

A robocall you may have either hung up on or completely ignored may land you $900 in your bank account. The lawsuit claims that these calls violated the Telephone Consumer Protection Act, which places restrictions on telemarketers. Tap here to see if you are eligible for the settlement . Anyone who received an illegal call can claim $300 per call, up to 3 calls each. All claims must be made by November 3rd. (more...)
European Central Bank rate-setters anxious about euro, sensitive markets: minutes European Central Bank rate-setters anxious about euro, sensitive markets: minutes
- August 17, 2017

The pound climbed against the euro this afternoon after minutes of a European Central Bank meeting showed its top policymakers are anxious about the strength of the euro. This was the message given by ECB President Mario Draghi after the July meeting, although some analysts continue to expect the ECB's monetary stimulus measures to be reduced relatively soon. (more...)
Portland General Electric Company (POR) Releases FY17 Earnings Guidance
- August 17, 2017

It has outperformed by 58.64% the S&P500. Portland General Electric's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is now 60.71%. General Electric makes up approximately 4.1% of Kimelman & Baird LLC's holdings, making the stock its 5th largest position. The correct version of this report can be read at https://www.chaffeybreeze.com/2017/08/17/wellington-shields-capital-management-llc-has-621000-stake-in-portland-general-electric-company-por-updated-updated.html. (more...)
Chesapeake Energy Corporation (CHK) Given Average Rating of Chesapeake Energy Corporation (CHK) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
- August 17, 2017

CHK's SI was 191.89M shares in August as released by FINRA. The shares price go down so far this year; showing a decline of -43.02% and dropped with negative flow of -8.47% during recent week. Therefore 50% are positive. CHK has been the topic of a number of analyst reports. The stock of Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK) earned "Neutral" rating by Hilliard Lyons on Monday, August 10. (more...)
UK Inflation Unexpectedly Holds Steady As Pound Drop Unwinds UK Inflation Unexpectedly Holds Steady As Pound Drop Unwinds
- August 17, 2017

But after more than quadrupling since Britain voted to leave the European Union in June 2016, there are now signs that this surge in inflation is beginning to level off. Looking more long-term the EUR GBP exchange rate markets are likely to become increasingly focused on the economic growth in the Eurozone. The report backs the case of the majority of BOE officials who argue that they should wait before raising interest rates from a record low because the economy is not strong enough to ... (more...)
Prudential Financial, Inc. (PRU) Shares Sold by Wagner Bowman Management Corp
- August 17, 2017

Capital Investment Advisors LLC boosted its stake in shares of Prudential Financial by 1.6% in the second quarter. Cleararc Capital Inc. now owns 10,492 shares of the financial services provider's stock worth $1,119,000 after buying an additional 38 shares in the last quarter. (more...)
Keep in touch with Analyst's Predictions: Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (ADP)
- August 17, 2017

The high and low revenue estimates for the current quarter are $3.44 Billion and $3.41 Billion, respectively. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.69 EPS. Following the completion of the sale, the chief executive officer now owns 159,403 shares of the company's stock, valued at $15,941,894.03. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through the SEC website . (more...)
Dry weather leads to another decline in crop conditions Dry weather leads to another decline in crop conditions
- August 17, 2017

Producers and crop reporters say 97% of the nation's corn crop is in the silking stage. Providing a second surprise in a week, crop ratings for corn were improved 2% in the latest report with the good/excellent categories now sitting at 62%. (more...)
The Zacks Investment Research Lowers Klondex Mines Ltd (KLDX) to Hold The Zacks Investment Research Lowers Klondex Mines Ltd (KLDX) to Hold
- August 17, 2017

Scotiabank dropped their price objective on Klondex Mines from C$6.75 to C$6.00 and set a "sector perform" rating on the stock in a research note on Thursday, April 20th. Formula Growth Ltd. purchased a new position in shares of Klondex Mines during the second quarter worth approximately $23,468,000. Wellington Management Group LLP now owns 4,087,254 shares of the company's stock worth $15,905,000 after buying an additional 2,302,918 shares in the last quarter. (more...)
Encana Corp (ECA) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Analysts
- August 17, 2017

Geode Capital Management LLC's holdings in Encana Corporation were worth $5,358,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Northpointe Capital LLC augmented its stake by buying 29,088 shares an increase of 6.9% from 03/31/2017 to 06/30/2017. (more...)
After Several CEOs Leave, Trump Disbands Two Business Councils After Several CEOs Leave, Trump Disbands Two Business Councils
- August 17, 2017

The president did not explicitly single out white supremacists until Monday, declaring in a speech that "racism is evil". Frazier, who is African-American, is the only CEO so far to leave one of Trump's advisory councils because of his reaction to the violence in Virginia . (more...)
NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) Stake Raised by Mn Services Vermogensbeheer BV NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) Stake Raised by Mn Services Vermogensbeheer BV
- August 17, 2017

UBS AG upgraded NetApp from a sell rating to a neutral rating and set a $40.00 price target on the stock in a research report on Friday, May 26th. These are 3 Sell Ratings, 17 Hold Ratings, 11 Buy Ratings. The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, October 25th. Investors of record on Friday, July 7th were paid a $0.20 dividend. (more...)
Oil Prices Rally On Surprise Inventory Draw (USO)
- August 17, 2017

USA crude inventories fell by 8.95 million barrels in the last week, almost three times analysts' expectations for a decrease of 3.1 million barrels. Refinery use fell 0.2% on the week and the gasoline build is liable to curb near-term increases in refinery crude demand. (more...)
Hikma Pharmaceuticals Plc (HIK) Given Add Rating at Numis Securities Ltd Hikma Pharmaceuticals Plc (HIK) Given Add Rating at Numis Securities Ltd
- August 17, 2017

Hikma Pharmaceuticals reported a 1% rise in first-half sales and flat profits, but trimmed its guidance for the full year as the generic drugs arm faces tougher market conditions and continues discussions with U.S. If you are reading this piece of content on another publication, it was stolen and republished in violation of USA and worldwide copyright law. The original version of this piece can be viewed at ... (more...)
Canadian Natural Resources Limited (CNQ) Shares Sold by APG Asset Management NV Canadian Natural Resources Limited (CNQ) Shares Sold by APG Asset Management NV
- August 17, 2017

Among 32 analysts covering Pioneer Natural Resources (NYSE:PXD), 28 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 3 Hold. California-based First Western Mngmt has invested 0.34% in Pioneer Natural Resources (NYSE:PXD). The original version of this piece can be accessed at https://www.baseball-news-blog.com/2017/08/16/pioneer-natural-resources-company-pxd-director-andrew-f-cates-buys-350-shares.html. (more...)
Credit Suisse Group Analysts Give Seaspan Corporation (SSW) a $5.00 Price Target
- August 17, 2017

American National Registered Investment Advisor Inc.'s holdings in Seaspan Corporation were worth $154,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Monday, July 31st. Shareholders of record on Thursday, July 20th were issued a dividend of $0.125 per share. (more...)
Air hostess found dead outside Kolkata apartment, two detained Air hostess found dead outside Kolkata apartment, two detained
- August 17, 2017

According to police, the woman fell down from the third floor of her apartment building and died. "Her birthday is next month", a close friend of Clara told The Indian Express on condition of anonymity. "They are being questioned", said a police officer. They are probing whether she fell accidentally from the window, jumped intentionally or if someone pushed her. (more...)
Sensex Extends Gains; Infosys Surges Over 5% On Buyback Proposal Sensex Extends Gains; Infosys Surges Over 5% On Buyback Proposal
- August 17, 2017

Sharma believes that post buyback, the company may resort to inorganic acquisitions to utilise the excess cash. In a letter to various stock exchanges, India's second largest IT company, Infosys, said that it will restart trading on the markets on August 22, 2017. (more...)
Nisa Investment Advisors Sold 23925 Company Stocks In Murphy Oil Corporation
- August 17, 2017

It has underperformed by 35.67% the S&P500. Gateway Investment Advisers LLC's holdings in Occidental Petroleum Corporation were worth $38,994,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. BMO Capital Markets maintained Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY) rating on Friday, May 5. Jefferies has "Hold" rating and $6400 target. The firm has "Outperform" rating given on Tuesday, March 14 by Credit Suisse. (more...)
Intel CEO becomes third exec to leave Trump council after Charlottesville Intel CEO becomes third exec to leave Trump council after Charlottesville
- August 17, 2017

Big business increasingly doesn't want to be in business with President Trump, as the CEOs of Merck ( MRK ), Under Armour ( UAA ) and Intel ( INTC ) all quit his presidential council on Monday. "I love our country and will continue to focus my efforts on inspiring every person that they can do anything through the power of sport which promotes unity, diversity and inclusion". (more...)
Buckle Inc (BKE) Has Another Very Strong Trading Session
- August 17, 2017

Shares of Transatlantic Mining Corp (TCO.V) have seen the needle move -11.76% or -0.01 in the most recent session. The stock grabbed 13 new institutional investments totaling 336,727 shares while 22 institutional investors sold out their entire positions totaling 510,294 shares. (more...)
Recommendation Trends: Manulife Financial Corporation (MFC) Recommendation Trends: Manulife Financial Corporation (MFC)
- August 17, 2017

About 49,023 shares traded. It has outperformed by 6.96% the S&P500. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and eight have issued a buy rating to the stock. On Friday, March 3 Pianalto Sandra bought $22,562 worth of Prudential Financial Inc (NYSE:PRU) or 200 shares. Overall, the share price is down -5.15% so far this year. (more...)