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Under Armour CEO, others resign from Trump's council Under Armour CEO, others resign from Trump's council
- August 19, 2017

Under Armour CEO Kevin Plank resigned from the panel later Monday, saying his company "engages in innovation and sports, not politics". Trump doubled down on his attack later in the day, tweeting that Merck "is a leader in higher & higher drug prices while at the same time taking jobs out of the US Bring jobs back & LOWER PRICES!" Kenneth Frazier of Merck ( MRK ) said in a statement: "America's leaders must honor our fundamental values by clearly rejecting expressions of ... (more...)
Inc. Takes Position in Shire PLC (NASDAQ:SHPG) Inc. Takes Position in Shire PLC (NASDAQ:SHPG)
- August 19, 2017

It is positive, as 3 investors sold Voxeljet AG (ADR) shares while 5 reduced holdings. Shire PLC (NASDAQ: SHPG ) traded up 2.20% during mid-day trading on Wednesday, hitting $163.75. Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on Shire plc, where 5 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 9 analysts have given a Buy signal, 2 said it's a HOLD. (more...)
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Investment Up in Latest Report from Toronto Dominion Bank
- August 19, 2017

Institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of the stock. The value of the total investment in Johnson & Johnson decreased from $3,421,000 to $3,273,000 decreasing 4.3% quarter over quarter. Its up 3.18% from 2.35M shares previously. Of Saskatchewan (NYSE:POT). Investors sentiment increased to 0.98 in Q4 2016. Ubs Asset Mngmt Americas invested in 999,692 shares. (more...)
Church Bulletin: Mt. Pleasant to host revival Church Bulletin: Mt. Pleasant to host revival
- August 19, 2017

September 1. ■ St. Mary Missionary Baptist Church, 1251 Fleming School Road, will host family and friends day from 11 a.m. -4 p.m. today. Open Door Church, independent Pentecostal Church: 2555 Baldwin Ave.: 9:30 a.m. Next meeting is September 3, 7 p.m. St. James Catholic Church: Holland and Faber streets: Mass; 9 a.m. Sunday school is 9:45 a.m., and men's day is 11 a.m. (more...)
Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.50 (TIF)
- August 19, 2017

Nine analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and fourteen have issued a buy rating to the company's stock. Dividend History for Tiffany & Co. The Firm operates in Sporting Goods (Escalade Sports) segment. It has a 24.47 P/E ratio. The institutional investor held 224,118 shares of the consumer specialties company at the end of 2016Q4, valued at $17.35 million, up from 198,733 at the end of the previous reported quarter. (more...)
Trump Blasts Dow's Merck After CEO Resigns From Manufacturing Council Trump Blasts Dow's Merck After CEO Resigns From Manufacturing Council
- August 19, 2017

His resignation was in apparent protest to Trump's response. Within minutes Monday, Trump, in far less time that it took him to react to the violence in Charlottesville , was on Twitter criticizing Frazier. By Monday afternoon the AFL-CIO said it was "assessing" its role in the manufacturing group - which it said "has yet to hold any real meeting". After his latest tweets, President Trump left NY for his New Jersey golf club where he was scheduled to remain out of public view for the ... (more...)
Trump Lashes Out At Merck CEO Who Stepped Down From Manufacturing Council
- August 19, 2017

Tesla CEO Elon Musk resigned from the manufacturing council in June, and two other advisory groups to the president, after the US withdrawal from the Paris climate agreement. The CEO of the nation's third largest pharmaceutical company is resigning from the President's American Manufacturing Council citing "a responsibility to take a stand against intolerance and extremism". (more...)
CIO Head Resigns From Manufacturing Council: Trump 'Tolerates Bigotry and Domestic Terrorism'
- August 19, 2017

Immelt said in a statement . Krzanich isn't the first CEO to depart a Trump council. "We remain resolute in our potential and ability to improve American manufacturing", said Plank. Thulin follows Richard Trumka, the president of the AFL-CIO, and another union leader in quitting the council. The members of Trump's main business council discussed disbanding the group entirely according to multiple reports . (more...)
Calpine Corporation (CPN) Stake Reduced by Public Employees Retirement Association of Colorado Calpine Corporation (CPN) Stake Reduced by Public Employees Retirement Association of Colorado
- August 19, 2017

Calpine, which employs about 800 in Houston, has struggled in recent years in the face of persistently low electricity prices, a surge of renewable energy and the high costs of operating fossil fuel power plant. About 123.08M shares traded or 4016.39% up from the average. About shares traded. Calpine Corporation (NYSE:CPN) has declined 5.37% since August 16, 2016 and is downtrending. (more...)
Weekly Analysts' Ratings Updates for Eldorado Gold Corporation (EGO)
- August 19, 2017

The value of the investment in EGO went from $659,000 to $1,621,000 a change of 146.0% since the last quarter. Wall Street analysts are predicting that Eldorado Gold Corp (NYSE:EGO) will report earnings per share of $0.01 in their quarterly report. (more...)
Shares Running on Volume: Invesco Value Municipal Income Trust (IIM)
- August 19, 2017

The AO is usually planned as a histogram in which bars higher than the preceding bar will be colored green. The oscillator was developed by Bill Williams and outlined in his book titled "New Trading Dimensions". Generally speaking, an ADX value from 0-25 would indicate an absent or weak trend. Used as a coincident indicator, the CCI reading above +100 would reflect strong price action which may signal an uptrend. (more...)
Analyst's Proposition on Lockheed Martin (LMT), Tractor Supply (TSCO)
- August 19, 2017

Tractor Supply Co now has $6.93 billion valuation. The overall volume in the last trading session was 3.15 million shares. Shares of Tractor Supply Company ( NASDAQ TSCO ) traded down 0.40% on Friday, reaching $54.70. Since March 9, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 1 insider sale for $1.09 million activity. Shares for $1.09 million were sold by Barbarick Steve K on Thursday, March 9. (more...)
Costco ordered to pay Tiffany over $19 mn for selling 'Tiffany' rings Costco ordered to pay Tiffany over $19 mn for selling 'Tiffany' rings
- August 19, 2017

Before it was invented, the typical setting was a bezel that "encircled the stone like a metal turtleneck sweater", according to Forbes . Swain therefore tripled the $3.7 million that Costco owed Tiffany in profits over the knock-off rings. (more...)
LMR Partners LLP Acquires 38122 Shares of Range Resources Corporation (RRC)
- August 19, 2017

Oslo Asset Management AS acquired a new stake in Range Resources Corporation during the first quarter valued at $12,979,000. Btim Corp acquired 3,705 shares as 3M Co (MMM)'s stock rose 7.02%. The volume of the particular stock is the shares bought and sold in a single trading day. Among 36 analysts covering Range Resources Corp. Barclays PLC decreased their price target on Range Resources Corporation from $20.00 to $18.00 and set an "underweight" rating for the company in a report on ... (more...)
Donald Trump's advisory group of chief executives grows smaller and smaller Donald Trump's advisory group of chief executives grows smaller and smaller
- August 19, 2017

A spokesman for Merck said the company had no further comment about Frazier's decision, his tweet or the USA president's response. This isn't the first time that members of the council have resigned, Elon Musk left in June after Trump pulled the USA out of the Paris climate agreement. (more...)
Northstar Asset Management Sold 2195 Company Stocks In Dow Chemical Company (DOW)
- August 19, 2017

Aristotle Capital Management LLC now owns 4,195,770 shares of the basic materials company's stock valued at $240,082,000 after buying an additional 34,230 shares during the period. "New Sells 467 Shares of Eastman Chemical Company (EMN)" was posted by Sports Perspectives and is owned by of Sports Perspectives. If you are accessing this piece on another website, it was copied illegally and republished in violation of worldwide trademark and copyright legislation. (more...)
Bitcoin: Australia Cracks Down on Digital Currency Exchanges Bitcoin: Australia Cracks Down on Digital Currency Exchanges
- August 19, 2017

In the future, any "alternative coin" exchange or money transfer business that wants to operate in the country will be regulated by the Japan Financial Services Agency. "Because we get the worldwide funds transfers instructions, it is possible using other intelligence sources to identify transactions where people are purchasing bitcoins". (more...)
Merck CEO quits Trump advisory panel over Charlottesville response Merck CEO quits Trump advisory panel over Charlottesville response
- August 19, 2017

President Donald Trump's American Manufacturing Council on Monday, following Trump's initially tepid response to weekend violence at a rally of white supremacists in Charlottesville, Virginia . Hundreds of white supremacists clashed with counter demonstrators as a vehicle rammed into the crowd and a police helicopter crashed on Saturday, killing three people and injuring 19 others in Charlottesville, Virginia . (more...)
Duke Energy Corporation (DUK) stock returned 1.80% up in last month
- August 19, 2017

Hbk Sorce Advisory Limited holds 0.13% in Duke Energy Corp (NYSE:DUK) or 9,292 shares. Clearline Cap Limited Partnership owns 1.47% invested in ShoreTel Inc (NASDAQ:SHOR) for 452,971 shares. It now has negative earnings. TRADEMARK VIOLATION WARNING: This news story was posted by StockNewsTimes and is the sole property of of StockNewsTimes. (more...)
Brokerages Set EOG Resources, Inc. (EOG) Price Target at $110.22
- August 19, 2017

The stock declined 1.32% or $0.32 reaching $23.87 on the news. The company now has an average volume of 3.37 Million. In this case, shares are down -19.55% from $109.37, the 52-week high touched on December 12, 2016, but are collecting gains at -3.52% for the past 12 months. (more...)
Revenue Approximations Analysis: Fastenal Company (FAST), Energy Transfer Equity, LP (ETE)
- August 19, 2017

It also reduced its holding in Autodesk Inc (Call) (NASDAQ:ADSK) by 8.99 million shares in the quarter, leaving it with 1.05M shares, and cut its stake in Fleetcor Technologies Inc (NYSE:FLT). The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Monday, August 14th. Moreover, Natl Bank Of America Corp De has 0% invested in IF Bancorp Inc (NASDAQ:IROQ) for 2,003 shares. (more...)
Revenue Approximations Analysis: Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK), Allison Transmission Holdings, Inc. (ALSN)
- August 19, 2017

Philip Morris International Inc. (NASDAQ:GFED) has risen 25.01% since August 18, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 0.05% the S&P500. The stock of Allison Transmission Holdings Inc (NYSE:ALSN) earned "Sell" rating by Piper Jaffray on Tuesday, July 11. (more...)
Merck chief Ken Frasier resigns from Trump council
- August 19, 2017

Scott Paul, president of the Alliance for American Manufacturing, announced his resignation Tuesday, a day after a raft of departures by CEOs heading large US corporations. A "Unite The Right" rally in Charlottesville, Virginia turned violent on Saturday, with one woman killed and 19 injured when a man drove his vehicle into a group of anti-fascist counter-demonstrators. (more...)
Renaissance Technologies LLC Sells 248700 Shares of Capital Senior Living Corporation (CSU)
- August 19, 2017

About 69,147 shares traded. (NYSE:BKD) has declined 20.75% since August 18, 2016 and is downtrending. It has outperformed by 74.38% the S&P500. Finance.Yahoo.com's news article titled: "Lakeland Financial tops Street 2Q forecasts" with publication date: July 25, 2017 was also an interesting one. (more...)
AXIS REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT TRUST (5106.KL) Needle Moving on Volume
- August 19, 2017

Deutsche Bankshares Ag stated it has 0% in Investors Real Estate Trust (NYSE:IRET). Wunderlich has "Hold" rating and $6.75 target. BidaskClub upgraded Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust from a sell rating to a hold rating in a report on Monday, July 31st. (more...)
Naveen, Dharmendra Hopeful Of Early Solution To Paradip Refinery Issue Naveen, Dharmendra Hopeful Of Early Solution To Paradip Refinery Issue
- August 19, 2017

The deadlock arose after the state government had a year ago withdrawn tax incentives to the 15-million tonne refinery, a decision that International Olympic Committee has challenged in court. [The Chief Minister] is cooperating. Pradhan said it was important for Orissa to incentivise expansion plans of IOCL to create petrochemical and downstream industries in the state. (more...)
Are Traders Shorting Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation (NASDAQ:BGFV) Shares?
- August 19, 2017

FRALEY JEFFREY L sold $21,012 worth of stock or 1,516 shares. Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation (NASDAQ:BGFV) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, August 1st. This represents a $0.60 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 6.78%. The firm has "Hold" rating by Deutsche Bank given on Wednesday, August 2. TRADEMARK VIOLATION WARNING: "American International Group Inc". (more...)
NetApp, Inc. (NTAP) Updates Q2 Earnings Guidance NetApp, Inc. (NTAP) Updates Q2 Earnings Guidance
- August 19, 2017

Citigroup maintained the stock with "Neutral" rating in Thursday, August 17 report. On August 14 the stock rating was upgraded to "Buy" from "Buy" by analysts at Maxim Group. Similar statistics are true for the second largest owner, Vanguard Group Inc, which owns 27,214,474 shares of the stock are valued at $1.15 billion. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is accessible through this link . (more...)
Gold Fields Limited (NYSE:GFI) - Worth Watching Stocks on the Move Gold Fields Limited (NYSE:GFI) - Worth Watching Stocks on the Move
- August 19, 2017

A statistical measure of the dispersion of returns (volatility) for GFI producing salvation in Investors mouth, it has week volatility of 2.50% and for the month booked as 2.76%. Gold Fields Limited earned a news sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. The Return on Investment (ROI) ratio of Gold Fields Ltd. (GFI) is 8.5 percent. (more...)
Trump condemns African-American CEO who stepped down from panel after Charlottesville
- August 19, 2017

Intel Corporation (NASDAQ: INTC ) CEO Brian Krzanich and Under Armour Inc (NYSE: UAA ) CEO Kevin Plank both also stepped down from the council on Monday. "I am appreciative of the opportunity to have served, but have chose to step down from the council", Plank said. The council is tasked with advising the President on American manufacturing and was founded shortly after the inauguration. (more...)