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West Coast Financial LLC Has $263000 Position in Kimberly-Clark Corporation (KMB)
- August 18, 2017

Kimberly now has $43.29 billion valuation. Pomelo Capital Llc acquired 19,600 shares as Restoration Hardware Hldgs I (Put) (RH)'s stock rose 115.81%. Its share price has risen 3.44% in three months and is up 0.38% for the last five trades. The Company's tankers segment includes crude oil tankers and product tankers. It has a 1.63 P/E ratio. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.83 in 2016 Q4. (more...)
NAMED AND SHAMED: Three Derbyshire businesses who underpaid staff NAMED AND SHAMED: Three Derbyshire businesses who underpaid staff
- August 18, 2017

More than 13,000 low-paid workers across the United Kingdom are now in line for back pay worth around £2 million. Frances O'Grady, general secretary of the TUC, said that the list could be the tip of the iceberg: "We know there are more wage-dodging employers out there". (more...)
Short Interest in Gap, Inc. (The) (GPS) Decreases By 8.8% Short Interest in Gap, Inc. (The) (GPS) Decreases By 8.8%
- August 18, 2017

Fisher holds 10,564,349 (2.67% of shares outstanding) and Robert J. Fisher holds 8,854,193 (2.24% of shares outstanding). Finally, ValuEngine cut Gap, Inc . The company's total revenue fell 1.4 percent to $3.799 billion, edging past analysts' estimate of $3.77 billion, according to Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S. (more...)
Spacex has another good launch and delivering supercomputer to ISS Spacex has another good launch and delivering supercomputer to ISS
- August 18, 2017

It's part of an experiment to examine if commercial off-the-shelf computers can survive a year in space, what with all the radiation, vibrations and so on, something that will be useful to know for the long trip to Mars. At present, numerous calculations needed for space travel are performed on Earth and communicated back into space. The mission to Mars is the next opportunity to propel technological innovation into the next frontier. (more...)
FedEx Corporation (NYSE:FDX) Shares Sold by Clark Capital Management Group Inc FedEx Corporation (NYSE:FDX) Shares Sold by Clark Capital Management Group Inc
- August 18, 2017

The fund owned 2,033 shares of the shipping service provider's stock after buying an additional 350 shares during the period. Alexandria Capital LLC now owns 527 shares of the shipping service provider's stock valued at $103,000 after buying an additional 11 shares in the last quarter. (more...)
Stock'S Earning Overview Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (FCX) Stock'S Earning Overview Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (FCX)
- August 18, 2017

L Brands had 123 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. A number of equities research analysts have recently commented on FCX shares. It is down 24.49% since August 17, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 70.89% the S&P500. L Brands, Inc. operates specialty retail business. (more...)
Traders Sell Shares of Boston Scientific Corporation (BSX) on Strength (BSX)
- August 18, 2017

The company was maintained on Monday, July 10 by RBC Capital Markets. The firm has "Market Perform" rating by BMO Capital Markets given on Monday, July 31. 30,000 shares were sold by Dawkins Keith D, worth $739,134. 4,000 shares valued at $98,717 were sold by MURPHY PAUL B JR on Monday, March 27. Analysts predict that Boston Scientific Corporation will post $1.26 EPS for the current year. (more...)
Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ:ESRX) Shares Sold by Wedgewood Partners Inc Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ:ESRX) Shares Sold by Wedgewood Partners Inc
- August 18, 2017

The stock rose 0.15% or $0.09 reaching $62.09. About 885,484 shares traded. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Clark Estates Ny reported 0.68% stake. Alexandria Cap Lc invested in 0.01% or 616 shares. BidaskClub cut shares of Express Scripts Holding from a "sell" rating to a "strong sell" rating in a research report on Friday, August 4th. (more...)
Ross Stores, Inc. (ROST) Position Decreased by Carroll Financial Associates Inc Ross Stores, Inc. (ROST) Position Decreased by Carroll Financial Associates Inc
- August 18, 2017

Texas Permanent School Fund's holdings in Ross Stores were worth $6,358,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Wells Fargo reinitiated the shares of ROST in report on Thursday, October 22 with "Outperform" rating. Net earnings for the six months were up 11.3% to $638 million from $573 million past year. The firm's revenue was up 7.0% compared to the same quarter a year ago. (more...)
Stock under Discussion: Canadian Natural Resources Limited (CNQ)
- August 18, 2017

Robert W. Baird downgraded Quanta Services Inc (NYSE:PWR) on Wednesday, July 26 to "Hold" rating. The rating was maintained by Citigroup with "Buy" on Friday, July 21. Panagora Asset Mgmt has 0.01% invested in Pioneer Natural Resources (NYSE:PXD) for 10,350 shares. Kornitzer Mgmt Ks invested in 0.02% or 55,000 shares. (more...)
Tata Sons to cut all ties with Cyrus Mistry's companies Tata Sons to cut all ties with Cyrus Mistry's companies
- August 18, 2017

However, Shapoorji Pallonji group has responded by saying that Tata Groups' decision to terminate business ties will not have any major impact on Shapoorji Pallonji group. "Disparaging" statements made by Cyrus Mistry and his associates against Tata Sons are the reason for this directive, Business standard quoted an unnamed Tata Group source. (more...)
NHAI Launches Apps To Ensure Quicker Toll Tag Recharge NHAI Launches Apps To Ensure Quicker Toll Tag Recharge
- August 18, 2017

In a bid to reduce congestion at toll gates on national highways, the government has launched a mobile application through which highway users can buy FASTags (radio frequency identification or RFID cards). NHAI's chief general manager (IT) Akhilesh Srivasatava, who developed the two apps, said Indian Highways Management Company has obtained all the details of vehicles and their owners, which have dud RFID tags. (more...)
LLC Boosts Stake in Continental Resources, Inc. (NYSE:CLR)
- August 18, 2017

The stock declined 0.63% or $0.21 reaching $32.93 per share. About 379,827 shares traded. (NYSE: CLR ) has risen 4.05% since August 15, 2016 and is uptrending. Kbc Group Nv has invested 0.91% in Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB). Ameriprise Financial holds 0.1% or 1.74M shares. It also reduced Ross Stores Inc. About 3.97M shares traded. (more...)
Royal London pension sales soar Royal London pension sales soar
- August 18, 2017

It also saw a 64% surge in its individual drawdown and pensions new business in the first half of the year. However, it warned that workplace pensions business would soon begin to decline rapidly, especially as the staging of auto-enrolment (AE) begins to wind up. (more...)
YouTube TV comes to 14 new markets with 17 more to come YouTube TV comes to 14 new markets with 17 more to come
- August 18, 2017

Today, the company announced that the service will be available in 14 new United States markets, which means 50 percent of USA households have access. Louis. YouTube TV also features a cloud DVR with no storage limits. One could suitably describe this as a skinny bundle offering, one that clocks in at a relatively cheap price point for 40 or so channels overall. (more...)
The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG)
- August 18, 2017

The stock decreased 11.47% or $0.063 on August 16, reaching $0.49. The target implies a 153.62% spike from where the shares are now trading. It has outperformed by 1.95% the S&P500. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eleven have issued a hold rating and seven have issued a buy rating to the stock. Therefore 45% are positive. (more...)
AT Bancorp Sells 13246 Shares of Valero Energy Corporation (VLO)
- August 18, 2017

The stock declined 1.33% or $0.88 reaching $65.11 per share. Citigroup Inc. restated a "neutral" rating and set a $50.00 price objective (up previously from $46.00) on shares of Valero Energy Partners in a report on Saturday, April 22nd. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, August 9th will be given a $0.70 dividend. Valero Energy Partners's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 61.69%. (more...)
Lockheed Martin Corporation (LMT) Earns "Buy" Rating from Stifel Nicolaus
- August 18, 2017

It has underperformed by 2.51% the S&P500. Ten equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and nine have issued a buy rating to the company. Proshare Advsr Limited Co invested in 33,881 shares. Therefore 58% are positive. Finally, Jefferies Group LLC reissued a "hold" rating and issued a $240.00 price target on shares of Lockheed Martin Corporation in a report on Monday, June 12th. (more...)
Molina Healthcare Inc (MOH) Shares Bought by Russell Investments Group Ltd. Molina Healthcare Inc (MOH) Shares Bought by Russell Investments Group Ltd.
- August 18, 2017

Therefore 38% are positive. The analysts offering 12 month price targets for Molina Healthcare, Inc . have a median target of $60, with a high estimate of $80 and a low estimate of $48. It arranges healthcare services for persons served by Medicaid, Medicare, the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) and the Marketplace, and products to assist government agencies in their administration of the Medicaid program. (more...)
Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ALXN) Given Outperform Rating at BMO Capital Markets
- August 18, 2017

Dimensional Fund Advisors LP boosted its stake in shares of Alexion Pharmaceuticals by 0.5% in the fourth quarter. It has underperformed by 34.82% the S&P500. Dnb Asset Mngmt As has invested 0% of its portfolio in Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. 44,313 were reported by Puzo Michael J. Jefferies Grp Ltd Liability Co holds 0.02% or 26,524 shares. (more...)
Rexford Industrial Realty, Inc. (NYSE:REXR) Stock Valuation in Perspective
- August 18, 2017

That makes it 0.03 more volatile than the broad market. Expedia Inc. had 75 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Wednesday, December 16 by Stifel Nicolaus. The stock has a market capitalization of $2.00 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 60.62 and a beta of 0.78. P/E ratio of the company is 20.53. The Company, through its controlling interest in CoreSite, L.P., is engaged in the business of ownership, acquisition, construction ... (more...)
Defence ministry approves acquisition of six Apache attack helicopters for Indian Army Defence ministry approves acquisition of six Apache attack helicopters for Indian Army
- August 18, 2017

The deal is important for the Army because it had faced delays in acquisition of these air assets following an old tussle with the Air Force (IAF) over the control of these helicopters. The helicopters the army has ordered are armed with anti-tank missiles, rockets and a 30 mm gun. The Army's Aviation Corps has a requirement of 114 helicopters, but no contract now exists that fulfils any of this demand. (more...)
Varied Analyst Comments On CONSOL Energy Inc. (CNX), xG Technology, Inc. (XGTI)
- August 18, 2017

It has outperformed by 5.40% the S&P500. After a recent check, CONSOL Energy Inc.'s 14-day RSI is presently at 37.39. (NYSE: CNX ). Stevens Management Lp holds 0.05% or 73,797 shares in its portfolio. Want to see what other hedge funds are holding CNX? Shell Asset Mgmt reported 39,573 shares stake. Finally, BlueCrest Capital Management Ltd raised its stake in shares of CONSOL Energy by 114.6% in the second quarter. (more...)
Dollar Tree, Inc. (DLTR) Shares Sold by Cornerstone Advisors Inc
- August 18, 2017

The last close places the company's stock about $22.96 off its 52 week high of $96.4 and $7.81 above the 52 week low of $65.63. Fmr Llc accumulated 11.33M shares or 0.12% of the stock. It also reduced Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) stake by 201,044 shares and now owns 88,956 shares. Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ:SBUX) was reduced too. On average, equities research analysts anticipate that Dollar Tree , Inc. (more...)
Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (CY)
- August 17, 2017

Therefore 68% are positive. Cypress Semiconductor Corporation had its price target raised by analysts at Needham & Company LLC from $18.00 to $20.00. First Interstate Bank now owns 30,453 shares of the semiconductor company's stock valued at $211,000 after buying an additional 500 shares during the last quarter. (more...)
Array Biopharma Incorporated (NASDAQ:ARRY) Sellers Increased By 4.73% Their Shorts Array Biopharma Incorporated (NASDAQ:ARRY) Sellers Increased By 4.73% Their Shorts
- August 17, 2017

Array Biopharma Inc ( ARRY ) has risen 176.51% since August 16, 2016 and is uptrending. ARRY's total short interest was 21.02M shares in August as published by FINRA. Therefore 10% are positive. Teacher Retirement System of Texas increased its position in shares of Array BioPharma by 8.3% in the second quarter. (more...)
Insider Charge for Ex-BofA Staffer Insider Charge for Ex-BofA Staffer
- August 17, 2017

The U.S. Attorney in the Southern District of NY unveiled an indictment charging Michael H. Siva with 20 counts of fraud and conspiracy for insider trades allegedly made between January 2015 and April 2017. The company declined to comment on the claims against him. The others are scheduled to appear in court later this week. An attorney for Rivas did not immediately respond to a CNBC request for comment. (more...)
Livforsakringsbolaget Skandia Omsesidigt Maintains Position in lululemon athletica inc. (NASDAQ:LULU)
- August 17, 2017

It has a 28.43 P/E ratio. It is also engaged in the sale from outlets, showrooms, sales from temporary locations, sales to wholesale accounts, warehouse sales, and license and supply arrangements. It dived, as 51 investors sold Lululemon Athletica inc. shares while 108 reduced holdings. Coresite Rlty Corp (NYSE:COR) was raised too. Among 32 analysts covering Chevron Corporation ( NYSE:CVX ), 22 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 9 Hold. (more...)
ProShares Ultra VIX Short-Term Futures (UVXY) Rises 7.58% for Aug 17
- August 17, 2017

Investors are typically trying to find solid stocks to add to the portfolio. There is a plentiful amount of information regarding the equity market. One of the keys to successful investing is the proper use of information. Used as a coincident indicator, the CCI reading above +100 would reflect strong price action which may signal an uptrend. A level under 20 would indicate no trend, and a reading from 20-25 would suggest that there is no clear trend signal. (more...)
Industrial Production Rose 0.2% in July Industrial Production Rose 0.2% in July
- August 17, 2017

Mining output also rose by 0.5% in July after jumping by 2.0% in June. -Utility output increased 1.6% after falling 1.2% the prior month. Economists had penciled in growth of 0.3%. Production of vehicles and parts fell sharply, outweighing a rise in the production of other goods. Among nondurable manufacturing industries, increases of 1 percent or more were posted by chemicals and by apparel and leather. (more...)