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Dog snack dupes dozens of parents, store apologises Dog snack dupes dozens of parents, store apologises
- August 29, 2017

A multipack of shaped biscuit snacks called Scooby-Doo! and featuring the same cartoon character is also available in supermarkets. The post, from one Dave Wolf , seems to indicate that there is precedent for Scooby Snacks being placed in the snacks aisle, rather than the pet food aisle to which they rightfully belong. (more...)
Energy, bank shares weigh on Wall St as Harvey pummels Texas Energy, bank shares weigh on Wall St as Harvey pummels Texas
- August 29, 2017

The S&P 500 posted 49 new 52-week highs and 10 new lows; the Nasdaq Composite recorded 98 new highs and 85 new lows. The Nasdaq composite jumped 17.37 points, or 0.3 percent, to 6,283.02. The uncertainty pushed investors toward safe-haven assets, with gold rising to its highest in almost 10 months. Shares of Kite Pharmaceuticals soared 28.89 percent after Gilead Sciences agreed to buy the immunotherapy developer in an all-cash deal valued at $11.9 billion. (more...)
Bristol-Myers Squibb Co (BMY) Sees RCI Nearing Key Levels Bristol-Myers Squibb Co (BMY) Sees RCI Nearing Key Levels
- August 29, 2017

The stock rose 0.34% or $0.2 reaching $58.57. Vetr downgraded shares of Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY) from a strong-buy rating to a buy rating in a research report report published on Tuesday morning. Tennant Co had 4 analyst reports since October 28, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Looking forward, the company's quarterly earnings are expected to come at $1.8 in the three months through October 2017 and $1.59 in the quarter ending January 2018, reflecting 12.5% and 10.42% ... (more...)
Why Investors remained confident on AbbVie Inc. (ABBV), The Southern Company (SO)?
- August 29, 2017

Thanks to an increase of nearly 1.05% in the past one month, the stock price is now outperforming with 15.75% so far on the year - still in strong zone. The stock of AbbVie Inc (NYSE:ABBV) earned "Buy" rating by Jefferies on Monday, June 26. The company was downgraded on Monday, October 31 by Credit Suisse. (more...)
Rite Aid Corporation (RAD) Short Interest Update
- August 29, 2017

About 4.27M shares traded. More notable recent Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE: RAD ) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: "Rite-Aid: Calling All Silver Linings" on August 02, 2017, also Investorplace.com with their article: "Could the “New” Rite Aid Corporation (RAD) Go Broke?" published on August 18, 2017, Investorplace.com published: "Rite Aid Corporation (RAD) Stock Looks Tempting, But It's Still Trouble" on August 04, 2017. (more...)
Domino's Self-Driving Delivery Quest Rolls On With Ford Test Domino's Self-Driving Delivery Quest Rolls On With Ford Test
- August 29, 2017

The two companies said Tuesday they established the partnership to study customer reaction to receiving pizzas by a self-driven vehicle. No tip? No problem there, since the test will evaluate how people interact with the self-driving cars. The city of Ann Arbor also has been supportive of the testing process. Domino's Pizza (NYSE: DPZ ), the recognized world leader in pizza delivery, and Ford Motor Co. (more...)
Advance Auto Parts Inc Advance (NYSE:AAP) Sees Significantly Higher Trading Volume Advance Auto Parts Inc Advance (NYSE:AAP) Sees Significantly Higher Trading Volume
- August 29, 2017

The value of the company's investment in Advance Auto Parts Inc Advance increased from $578,000 to $638,000 a change of $60,000 quarter over quarter. The stock's quarterly performance specifies a shift of -28.82%, and its last twelve month performance is stands at -39.64% while moved -39.56% for the past six months. (more...)
(NYSE:FCX) and American Airlines Group Inc. (NASDAQ:AAL)
- August 29, 2017

It has outperformed by 23.95% the S&P500. Cmn (NICK) by 17.28% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. First Pacific Advisors Llc sold 106,780 shares as Cbs Corp Cl B Non Voting (CBS)'s stock declined 6.13%. Shapiro Capital Mngmt Ltd Com has 1.96 million shares. Following the sale, the executive vice president now directly owns 312,368 shares of the company's stock, valued at $15,727,728.80. (more...)
Uber introduces In-app chat and multi-destination features for Indian commuters Uber introduces In-app chat and multi-destination features for Indian commuters
- August 29, 2017

The feature, available in multiple languages, will allow a driver and the rider to talk to each other without disclosing their phone numbers, something users would have been forced to do if resorting to third party messaging apps like WhatsApp - as you can imagine, this has in the past has ignited privacy debates. (more...)
The Harley-Davidson, Inc The Harley-Davidson, Inc
- August 29, 2017

About 256,986 shares traded. It has outperformed by 3.41% the S&P500. Wedbush maintained the shares of HOG in report on Tuesday, November 24 with "Hold" rating. HighTower Advisors LLC increased its stake in Harley-Davidson by 121.7% in the first quarter. Rodgers Brothers owns 16,250 shares. WP Carey & Co LLC had 12 analyst reports since August 5, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. (more...)
Abbott Laboratories (ABT) Insider sold 196550 Shares
- August 29, 2017

Finemark National Bank & Trust acquired 42,612 shares as Abbott Labs (ABT)'s stock declined 3.42%. The Clifford Swan Investment Counsel Llc holds 347,165 shares with $13.34M value, up from 320,030 last quarter. Moreover, Doliver Capital Advisors Inc. has 0.15% invested in the company for 21,768 shares. State of Wisconsin Investment Board's holdings in Abbott Laboratories were worth $90,576,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. (more...)
Inphi Corporation (IPHI), Perrigo Company plc (PRGO)
- August 29, 2017

Similar statistics are true for the second largest owner, Capital Research Global Investors, which owns 5,064,201 shares of the stock are valued at $177.04 million. After this sale, 55,123 common shares of IPHI are directly owned by the insider, with total stake valued at $2,020,258. Ancora Advisors Llc owns 123,700 shares or 0.07% of their U.S. (more...)
Uber hires new executive from Expedia Uber hires new executive from Expedia
- August 29, 2017

Kalanick is now embroiled in a lawsuit with major Uber shareholder Benchmark. In the court filing, Kalanick said he had initiated arbitration proceedings against Benchmark, arguing that the DE court where the lawsuit was filed does not have jurisdiction over board voting matters. (more...)
Analysts At Zacks Set $125.00 PT for JJ Snack Foods Analysts At Zacks Set $125.00 PT for JJ Snack Foods
- August 29, 2017

Massachusetts-based Fmr Llc has invested 0% in J & J Snack Foods Corp (NASDAQ:JJSF). The stock decreased 0.31% or $0.23 on August 25, reaching $73.79. Panagora Asset Management Inc holds 0.01% of its portfolio in Shoe Carnival, Inc. (NASDAQ:SCVL). Parkside Bankshares & Tru, Missouri-based fund reported 13 shares. (more...)
Singapore sets nomination day for presidential election on September 13 Singapore sets nomination day for presidential election on September 13
- August 29, 2017

This was announced by the Elections Department today, after Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong issued a writ of election. They must also fork out an election deposit of S$43,500 each. On campaigning rules, the ELD had stated on its website that "candidates can only start their election campaigns from the close of nomination, and up to before the eve of Polling Day". (more...)
STARWOOD PROPERTY TRUST, INC. (STWD) Position Raised by Geneva Advisors LLC
- August 29, 2017

It has underperformed by 7.39% the S&P500. Over the past 50 days, Starwood Property Trust, Inc. stock's -3.74% off of the high and 2.22% removed from the low. Deutsche Bank maintained Intersil Corp (NASDAQ:ISIL) rating on Tuesday, August 23. Jefferies has "Hold" rating and $15 target. The company was downgraded on Friday, December 2 by Societe Generale. (more...)
The STARWOOD PROPERTY TRUST, INC. (STWD) Position Raised by Willingdon Wealth Management
- August 29, 2017

About 339,266 shares traded. The value of the total investment in STARWOOD PROPERTY TRUST, INC. (NYSE:STWD) is worth US$5.77 Billion and has recently risen 0.23% to US$22.22. Also, the number of hedge funds holding Starwood Property Trust Inc in their top 10 holdings increased from 7 to 10 for an increase of 3. (NYSE:STWD) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a report published on Friday morning. (more...)
Buys 342 Shares of The Charles Schwab Corporation (SCHW)
- August 29, 2017

It is down 2.76% since August 25, 2016 and is downtrending. Maplelane Capital Llc decreased Facebook Inc (Call) (FB) stake by 62.11% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. 321,081 are held by Tocqueville Asset Limited Partnership. Nine Chapters Capital Management Llc holds 0.43% of its portfolio in PDL BioPharma Inc for 119,700 shares. (more...)
Putnam FL Investment Management Co. Boosts Position in Mondelez International, Inc. (MDLZ) Putnam FL Investment Management Co. Boosts Position in Mondelez International, Inc. (MDLZ)
- August 29, 2017

About 8,610 shares traded. More interesting news about Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ: MDLZ ) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: "Will Mondelez lay a finger on Butterfinger?" published on August 25, 2017 as well as Seekingalpha.com's news article titled: "No Reason To Bother With Mondelez" with publication date: August 17, 2017. (more...)
Analyst Stock Recommendations For The Procter & Gamble Company (PG), Celanese Corporation (CE) Analyst Stock Recommendations For The Procter & Gamble Company (PG), Celanese Corporation (CE)
- August 29, 2017

The stock declined 0.53% or $0.49 reaching $92.05 on the news. About 181,681 shares traded. It has underperformed by 9.16% the S&P500. Exchange Capital Management Inc decreased its stake in Duke Energy Corporation (DUK) by 98.09% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. (more...)
Endurance International Group H (NASDAQ:EIGI) Experiences Heavier than Average Trading Volume
- August 29, 2017

The stock declined 0.64% or $0.59 reaching $91.3 per share. The target implies a 30.65% spike from where the shares are now trading. USG Corporation (NYSE:USG) has risen 0.17% since August 25, 2016 and is uptrending. Finally, SunTrust Banks, Inc. began coverage on shares of Endurance International Group Holdings in a report on Tuesday, August 15th. It also upped Liberty Global Plc Lilac A stake by 501,933 shares and now owns 1.91 million shares. (more...)
Magnus International Resources Inc (MGNU) Shares Move 233.33% Magnus International Resources Inc (MGNU) Shares Move 233.33%
- August 29, 2017

About 348,632 shares traded. Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. has a 12 month low of $111.89 and a 12 month high of $148.32. (NYSE: SWK ) has risen 21.56% since August 25, 2016 and is uptrending. (NYSE:SWK) earned "Buy" rating by Credit Agricole on Friday, October 23. The company was initiated on Friday, June 16 by Seaport Global. The stock of Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. (more...)
The Ultimate Software Group (ULTI) Given Media Impact Score of 0.15 The Ultimate Software Group (ULTI) Given Media Impact Score of 0.15
- August 29, 2017

It is down 10.74% since August 28, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 5.96% the S&P500. Capstone Asset Mngmt, Texas-based fund reported 12,838 shares. The stock of Umpqua Holdings Corp (NASDAQ:UMPQ) has "Hold" rating given on Thursday, July 20 by Stephens. Investors sentiment increased to 1.25 in Q4 2016. (more...)
Chipotle Mexican Grill's (CMG) Chipotle Mexican Grill's (CMG) "Neutral" Rating Reiterated at Credit Suisse Group
- August 29, 2017

More notable recent Citigroup Inc (NYSE:C) news were published by: Reuters.com which released: "Exclusive: Citigroup tops bank group for Petrobras unit IPO - source" on August 18, 2017, also Bloomberg.com with their article: "YPF Hires Citigroup in What May Be Year's Biggest Argentina M&A Deal" published on August 25, 2017, Nasdaq.com published: "Citigroup Inc". (more...)
Gas Prices Hit 2 Year High as 'Harvey' Disrupts Gulf Coast Refineries Gas Prices Hit 2 Year High as 'Harvey' Disrupts Gulf Coast Refineries
- August 29, 2017

When Hurricane Katrina devastated New Orleans 12 years ago, gas prices spiked nationally by 46 cents. The price of a gallon of gasoline in Rhode Island has crept up a penny in the past week, but remains lower than the national average. Gasoline futures surged to their highest in two years, increasing more than 5 percent on Monday, according to financial news site, The Street. "Multiple refineries and drilling rigs had to be evacuated ahead of the storm, and the Houston Ship Channel was ... (more...)