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Foxconn deal would cost Wisconsin $230700 per worker Foxconn deal would cost Wisconsin $230700 per worker
- July 28, 2017

He has made several announcements since his election in November about USA investments by both foreign and domestic manufacturers, building on his campaign focus on boosting American jobs. Walker calls the campus the "Wisconn Valley". Walker proposed the tax incentives in order to beat six other states in the quest for the factory. In fact, at a June meeting with shareholders, Gou reportedly told reporters that the finalists for the factory were Wisconsin , Ohio, Michigan, Pennsylvania ... (more...)
Markets recover some losses but end in negative Markets recover some losses but end in negative
- July 28, 2017

Dr Reddy's Lab extended fall to the second straight day after the Mumbai-based pharma company reported disappointing earnings for the June quarter. The 50-share Nifty of NSE scaled all-time high of 10,114.85 in day trade, but closed flat at 10,020.55 as 33 index constituents ended with losses. (more...)
SuperValu Inc. (NYSE:SVU) Shares Sold by Vanguard Group Inc SuperValu Inc. (NYSE:SVU) Shares Sold by Vanguard Group Inc
- July 28, 2017

A shift in priorities, focusing on the company's Wholesale division, has translated into success for SuperValu. The Target Price for Supervalu Inc (NYSE:SVU) is $5.22/share according to the consensus analysis of analysts working on the stock. (more...)
Air France-KLM acquires 31% stake in Virgin Atlantic Air France-KLM acquires 31% stake in Virgin Atlantic
- July 28, 2017

The memorandum of understanding between Air France-KLM, Delta and Virgin Atlantic lays the foundation for a combination of two existing joint ventures, one between Air France-KLM, Delta and Alitalia and the other between Delta and Virgin Atlantic . (more...)
US Stocks Ride To Records After Strong Earnings US Stocks Ride To Records After Strong Earnings
- July 28, 2017

Asian shares were mostly higher Thursday, supported by strong corporate earnings and the Federal Reserve's decision to pause its slow-moving campaign to raise interest rates. Among blue-chip companies, Boeing shares (BA) jumped more than 8%, powering the benchmark into record territory. Shares of real estate companies, the S&P 500's newest addition, rose 0.8%. (more...)
Lloyds takes £1.6bn hit over PPI and mortgage failings Lloyds takes £1.6bn hit over PPI and mortgage failings
- July 28, 2017

The bank says it will compensate customers for "distress and inconvenience", and losses that customers may have experienced as a result of not being able to keep up with unfair repayment plans. Lloyds had previously said the cost of the PPI issue was fully accounted for, but "the number of claims has increased... ahead of the financial regulator's compensation deadline in August 2019", says the Financial Times . (more...)
AstraZeneca plc (LON:AZN) Price Target Raised to GBX 6300 AstraZeneca plc (LON:AZN) Price Target Raised to GBX 6300
- July 28, 2017

The stock increased 0.28% or $0.2 during the last trading session, reaching $72.05. About 22.26 million shares traded or 394.67% up from the average. It has underperformed by 5.42% the S&P500. The rating was downgraded by BNP Paribas on Wednesday, September 14 to "Neutral". The stock has "Hold" rating by Zacks on Wednesday, August 12. 2 analysts on average are expecting AstraZeneca PLC to report earnings of $0.44 per share for the current quarter. (more...)
(NYSE:SQ) and Cenovus Energy Inc. (NYSE:CVE)
- July 28, 2017

The institutional investor owned 1,210,854 shares of the oil and gas company's stock after selling 166,961 shares during the period. Neuberger Berman Group LLC now owns 12,992 shares of the oil and gas company's stock worth $147,000 after buying an additional 900 shares during the period. (more...)
Cuomo announces 'adopt-a-station' plan for NYC subways Cuomo announces 'adopt-a-station' plan for NYC subways
- July 28, 2017

Derailments in the last two months forced the evacuation Friday of 135 passengers and left 36 people with minor injuries in June when two subway cars careened off the tracks, leaving hundreds of people stuck for more than an hour. The governor added that the funding to transform the beleaguered MTA begins "today". "To me, this is black and white". He has been in a war of words with New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio over subway funding. (more...)
Uber Reportedly Looks to Hewlett Packard Enterprises' Meg Whitman in CEO Search Uber Reportedly Looks to Hewlett Packard Enterprises' Meg Whitman in CEO Search
- July 28, 2017

Whitman, who is CEO of Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co (HPE), has served as chairwoman of HP Inc since the two companies were formed in the breakup of one of Silicon Valley's oldest firms nearly two years ago. She remains CEO of HP Enterprise . CEO, Chip Bergh, on the HP board. According to U.S. reports , Whitman has been identified as one of the shortlisted possibilities to take over at Uber, which had its founder Travis Kalanick ousted last month. (more...)
New York Times Sees Jump in Digital Advertising Revenue New York Times Sees Jump in Digital Advertising Revenue
- July 28, 2017

Aperio Group LLC now owns 35,462 shares of the company's stock valued at $628,000 after buying an additional 7,416 shares during the period. State Treasurer State of MI now owns 50,400 shares of the company's stock valued at $892,000 after buying an additional 900 shares during the period. (more...)
Deutsche Bank Shares Slump as Revenue Slows in 'Muted' Capital Markets Deutsche Bank Shares Slump as Revenue Slows in 'Muted' Capital Markets
- July 28, 2017

Berenberg Bank set a €12.00 ($13.95) price objective on Deutsche Bank AG and gave the company a "sell" rating in a research note on Wednesday, May 3rd. HSBC Holdings plc set a €16.00 ($18.60) price objective on Deutsche Bank AG and gave the stock a "neutral" rating in a research report on Thursday, March 30th. (more...)
Mandatum Life Insurance Co Ltd Sells 950 Shares of Amazon.com, Inc
- July 28, 2017

The institutional investor held 6,650 shares of the consumer services company at the end of 2016Q4, valued at $4.99M, down from 7,055 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Amazon .com, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN ) notched a 12-month high of $1,124.86 while $1,300.00 target is by far the most aggressive out of analysts who are now evaluating AMZN , $0 higher than the next highest 52-week price estimate. (more...)
Starbucks to close all 379 Teavana units
- July 28, 2017

The coffee chain said on Thursday it would buy out its joint venture partners in that business, shelling out $1.3 billion for the 50% it doesn't already own in Starbucks' biggest deal ever. Founded in 1997, the Taiwan JV now operates approximately 410 Starbucks stores in Taiwan. In its Asia unit, Starbucks' sales rose just 1 percent at established locations during the three-month period. (more...)
Gilead Sciences: The Biggest of Beats? Gilead Sciences: The Biggest of Beats?
- July 28, 2017

The overall volume in the last trading session was 10.2 million shares. About 60,118 shares traded. Gilead Sciences Inc (NASDAQ: GILD ) opened its previous trading session at $74.72 later Declining -0.87% to close its trade at a share price of $73.74. (more...)
AstraZeneca plc (ADR) (AZN) Stock Tanks on Lung Cancer Drug Disappointment AstraZeneca plc (ADR) (AZN) Stock Tanks on Lung Cancer Drug Disappointment
- July 28, 2017

Data are expected next year. Imfinzi on its own as a monotherapy wouldn't have worked either, Astra said, although it was never formally tested. That means the trial has already missed one of its primary endpoints, and while AZ said it is continuing the trial to test Imfinzi and the combination's ability to improve overall survival, the company's shares were in freefall this morning - down nearly 16% at the time of writing as the company presented its interim results. (more...)
American Electric Power to invest $4.5bn to buy 2GW wind farm American Electric Power to invest $4.5bn to buy 2GW wind farm
- July 28, 2017

American Electric Power Co Inc is asking utility regulators in Louisiana, Arkansas, Texas and Oklahoma to approve plans to build the power line, which will serve customers of its Public Service Company of Oklahoma and Southwestern Electric Power Company regulated utility units. (more...)
Jeff Bezos overtakes Bill Gates as the world's richest person Jeff Bezos overtakes Bill Gates as the world's richest person
- July 28, 2017

Unlike numerous world's richest people, Bezos has not signed the Giving Pledge , a campaign launched in 2010 by Warren Buffett and Gates to encourage the world's wealthiest people to contribute the majority of their money to philanthropic efforts. (more...)
AK Steel Holding Corporation AK Steel Holding Corporation
- July 28, 2017

United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, July 25th. Meanwhile, analysts at BMO suggest X may have run up too much , mindful of the company's "disaster quarter" just three months ago and noting the company's history of quarterly earnings volatility. (more...)
Financial Review of Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) Financial Review of Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO)
- July 28, 2017

It has a 68.82 P/E ratio. The Firm is an athletic footwear and apparel retailer, which include businesses, such as include Foot Locker, Kids Foot Locker, Lady Foot Locker, Champs Sports, Footaction, Runners Point, Sidestep and SIX:02. The stock of Foot Locker, Inc. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Monday, August 10 by Zacks. As per Thursday, February 4, the company rating was maintained by Howard Weil. (more...)
Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) — Stock Trend Analysis Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) — Stock Trend Analysis
- July 28, 2017

Shares are clocking price at $64.93 with change of -1.31%. About 115,609 shares traded. The correct version of this news story can be read at https://baseballnewssource.com/markets/bank-of-america-corporation-lowers-verizon-communications-inc-vz-price-target-to-50-00-updated/1216184.html. (more...)
Twitter Falls As User Growth Remains Stagnant Twitter Falls As User Growth Remains Stagnant
- July 28, 2017

On a yearly basis, the monthly active user base saw a 5% growth. In a statement , both CEO Jack Dorsey and COO Anthony Noto claim that the increased user growth is a sign of Twitter's strength. The group said that second quarter revenue totaled $574 million, a decrease of 5% year-over-year, while advertising revenue totaled $489 million, a decrease of 8% year-over-year, underlining the company's challenge to monetise its network. (more...)
Janus Capital Management LLC Buys 895591 Shares of NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA)
- July 28, 2017

Nepsis Capital Management Inc. reduced its stake in shares of NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ: NVDA ) by 29.9% during the second quarter, Holdings Channel reports. 423.47 million shares or 3.26% less from 437.73 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported. NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA ) received interesting focus from Active Investors and it has been trading on front line as comparing to it past average volume. (more...)
United Kingdom to close doors to European Union migrants soon after Brexit United Kingdom to close doors to European Union migrants soon after Brexit
- July 28, 2017

Experts will be asked to assess the potential impact on the economy of any fall in arrivals from the bloc as Britain prepares for an end to free movement. This is the clearest indication yet that the message is getting through to policy-makers and we welcome the announcement that the MAC will inform options for the future immigration system. (more...)
Man shot dead outside Sydney central station Man shot dead outside Sydney central station
- July 27, 2017

Recent reports suggest the florist, 76-year-old Emmanuel Theoharis, has since returned to work and says he feels sorry for the man who was shot dead but feared for his life. Salim, who owns the kebab shop near the florist rushed out after he heard people screaming. Mr Mokmool confronted florist Manuel Theoharas in his store at the Eddy Avenue entrance to Central Station and held a bottle to his neck. (more...)