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Seattle Mayor Ed Murray Resigns After Fifth Child Sex-Abuse Allegation Seattle Mayor Ed Murray Resigns After Fifth Child Sex-Abuse Allegation
- September 15, 2017

Instead, he issued a statement saying his resignation would be effective 5 p.m. Wednesday. Even his strongest supporters backed away as Murray's cousin became the fifth person to publicly accuse Murray of abuse. He further called the allegations against Murray "unspeakable", and said that the city's criminal justice and social service systems will have to fully investigate the claims. (more...)
Anti-DeVos protesters in Lincoln say focus should remain on public schools Anti-DeVos protesters in Lincoln say focus should remain on public schools
- September 15, 2017

She asked students what they liked about the zoo school, what they'd change is they could and how long they'd been there. "That being said, personally, I do disagree with a lot of her policies", Koelzer said. The event had a number of speakers whose lives have been positively impacted by Lincoln Public Schools. 21st Century Charter School recently gained national attention when a student graduated from the school with a high school diploma and a bachelor's degree from a regional Purdue ... (more...)
US Stocks Mixed, but Dow Hits Record High
- September 15, 2017

The RSI, or Relative Strength Index is a popular oscillating indicator among traders and investors. The RSI can help display whether the bulls or the bears are now strongest in the market. ADX is used to gauge trend strength but not trend direction. The ETF is -1.04% of its 52-Week High and 24.33% of its low, and is now having ATR of 0.24. (more...)
Fortive Corporation (FTV) Reached a New 52-Week High
- September 15, 2017

On a similar note, analysts expect EPS of $0.73 in September 2017 quarter and $0.76 in December 2017 quarter, representing 8.96% and 11.76% growth, respectively. Comparatively, FTV posted earnings of $0.65 per share in the same quarter, a year earlier. The Return on Investment (ROI) ratio of Fortive Corporation (FTV ) is 15.2 percent. (more...)
Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. (NYSE:POT)
- September 15, 2017

About 4.08 million shares traded. Canon Inc (ADR) (NYSE:CAJ) has risen 21.99% since September 12, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 15.41% the S&P500. Jefferies maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Tuesday, May 30 report. Also, insider Marie A. Chandoha sold 1,300 shares of The Charles Schwab Corporation stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, January 6th. (more...)
Storm damaged cars hit market Storm damaged cars hit market
- September 15, 2017

Maybe the interior can be cleaned and the mechanical systems repaired, but Popular Mechanics says the complex and intricate electrical systems in today's vehicles are probably beyond fix if they were submerged. Flooding can wreak havoc on a vehicle. According to the Federal Trade Commission , "a salvage title means the vehicle was declared a total loss by an insurance company because of a serious accident or some other problems". (more...)
Lyft & Uber eye new investment funds from Google & SoftBank Lyft & Uber eye new investment funds from Google & SoftBank
- September 15, 2017

Whether this newer tipped business plan is related to last year's talks isn't clear. Look out Uber. Sources claim Alphabet is now in talks about making a major investment in ridesharing company Lyft, something that will be done through either Google or CapitalG. (more...)
Morgan Stanley Upgrades Rating Lowers Price Target On EOG Resources, Inc. (EOG)
- September 15, 2017

Geode Capital Management LLC lifted its stake in shares of EOG Resources by 10.4% in the first quarter. EOG Resources makes up approximately 0.7% of Capital Fund Management S.A.'s holdings, making the stock its 5th biggest holding. Analysts await EOG Resources Inc (NYSE:EOG) to report earnings on November, 2. Intrust National Bank & Trust Na has 4,162 shares. Goldman Sachs Group Inc has 214,380 shares. (more...)
Homeland Security Orders Removal of Kaspersky Lab Antivirus from Government Computers Homeland Security Orders Removal of Kaspersky Lab Antivirus from Government Computers
- September 15, 2017

Kaspersky Labs is a Moscow-based company that specializes in anti-virus software. The U.S. government is taking steps to remove Kaspersky Labs products from its computers. The Russian statement came in response to the 90-day deadline given to U.S. federal agencies to remove the software. "Yes, I was 16 years [old]", Kaspersky answered. (more...)
Analyst Ratings Buzz: NGL Energy Partners LP (NGL) Analyst Ratings Buzz: NGL Energy Partners LP (NGL)
- September 15, 2017

Many analysts have provided their estimated foresights on NGL Energy Partners LP Earnings, with 5 analysts believing the company would generate an Average Estimate of $-0.24. (REGN) opened the session with a $489 price tag, later ranging from $467 to $489, the range at which the stock has traded at throughout the day. Investors sentiment decreased to 1.31 in 2016 Q4. (more...)
Buckeye Partners LP (NYSE:BPL) Traded -5.5% Below Its 50 Day Average Buckeye Partners LP (NYSE:BPL) Traded -5.5% Below Its 50 Day Average
- September 15, 2017

Finally, Bank of America Corp DE boosted its position in shares of Buckeye Partners L.P.by 6.6% during the first quarter. It has outperformed by 147.88% the S&P500. It is down 0.00% since September 14, 2016 and is. Its down 0.28, from 1.46 in 2016Q3. It fall, as 37 investors sold BPL shares while 87 reduced holdings. (more...)
Amicus Therapeutics, Inc. (FOLD) Amicus Therapeutics, Inc. (FOLD)
- September 15, 2017

Csx Corp. now has $47.31B valuation. The stock increased 1.81% or $0.24 during the last trading session, reaching $13.52. About shares traded. Argan, Inc. Franklin Res owns 0% invested in Amicus Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOLD). Blackrock Management Limited Liability Corporation holds 0% or 527,430 shares in its portfolio. (more...)
Applied Genetic Technologies Corporation (AGTC) PT Lowered to $12.00 at Stifel Nicolaus
- September 15, 2017

Numeric Investors LLC grew its holdings in Applied Genetic Technologies Corporation by 23.6% during the second quarter. Altrinsic Advsrs Ltd has invested 0.08% in Applied Genetic Technologies Corp (NASDAQ: AGTC ). The rating was initiated by Chardan Capital Markets with "Buy" on Wednesday, July 22. The firm earned "Outperform" rating on Tuesday, September 8 by RBC Capital Markets. (more...)
Citizens Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CFG) Vs. Industry Vs. Sector Growth Analysis
- September 14, 2017

These shares are worth $523 and were traded at $37.37 each. Citizens Financial Group Inc (NYSE:CFG) has risen 50.96% since September 14, 2016 and is uptrending. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.93 in 2016 Q4. The stock rose 1.71% or $0.31 reaching $18.17. It improved, as 44 investors sold CFG shares while 168 reduced holdings. (more...)
U.S. inflation rises ahead of Federal Reserve meeting next week U.S. inflation rises ahead of Federal Reserve meeting next week
- September 14, 2017

Other data on Thursday showed an unexpected drop in the number of Americans filing applications for unemployment benefits last week. But core inflation data, which strips out volatile gas and food prices, stabilized at an annual 1.7%, having stayed at that level since May. (more...)
Analyst Insights On 2 Stocks: Oracle Corporation (ORCL), KeyCorp (KEY) Analyst Insights On 2 Stocks: Oracle Corporation (ORCL), KeyCorp (KEY)
- September 14, 2017

Aspiriant Llc who had been investing in Target Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $32.47 billion market cap company. The stock rose 0.31% or $0.17 reaching $52.97. Outstanding shares refer to a company's stock presently held by all its shareholders, counting share blocks held by institutional shareholders and restricted shares owned by the company's officers and insiders. (more...)
SPDR S&P Pharmaceuticals ETF (XPH) Declines 0.96% for Sep 13
- September 14, 2017

The Index consists of those stocks in the S&P 500 Index exhibiting the strongest value characteristics based on book value to price ratio; earnings to price ratio, and sales to price ratio. By using a moving average of volume, you can smooth out those single fluctuations in volume so it is becomes possible to evaluate the general direction of the volume (i.e., increasing or decreasing) visually, as well as receiving a numeric representation of the volume trend for further use with other ... (more...)
Australia - Unemployment rate remains steady in August Australia - Unemployment rate remains steady in August
- September 14, 2017

The level of job creation was more than three times higher than what was expected by most economists, pushing the Australian dollar back above 80 USA cents upon its 11:30am (AEST) release. This is the highest it has been since February 2013. The participation rate ticked up to 65.3 percent - exceeding expectations for 65.1 percent, which would have been unchanged. (more...)
Delta Air Lines, Inc. (DAL) Shares Bought by Rock Point Advisors LLC
- September 14, 2017

The stock of Ballantyne Strong Inc (NYSEMKT:BTN) is a huge mover today! West W Gilbert sold $1.32 million worth of stock or 26,131 shares. About 53,351 shares traded or 39.49% up from the average. (NYSE:DAL). Old Natl Comml Bank In reported 13,995 shares stake. Cetera Advsrs Ltd Co holds 0.03% or 6,878 shares. Peak6 L P stated it has 388,653 shares. (more...)
Insider CAREY MATT sold 32000 Shares Of The Home Depot, Inc. (HD)
- September 14, 2017

The Investment Partners Ltd holds 9,359 shares with $1.26M value, down from 13,314 last quarter. 08/14/2017 - Home Depot, Inc. (The) by 79.3% during the 1st quarter. Company insiders own 0.26% of the company's stock. Citigroup upgraded AT&T Inc. (HD) traded down 0.03% during trading on Thursday, hitting $159.98. About 611,871 shares traded. (more...)
Paul Ryan Plugs Away at Tax Reform Paul Ryan Plugs Away at Tax Reform
- September 14, 2017

To hear him tell it, even Democrats will be jumping aboard. But the tax bill's writers need the budget and its revenue targets so they can lay out all the specific details. "I don't understand why there are no details, especially since our leadership said we would have details on tax reform months ago". "The most likely outcome is that they're not going to reduce corporate taxes as much as they'd like to", he said. (more...)
Darden Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE:DRI) Sees Significantly Higher Trading Volume
- September 14, 2017

The company has its outstanding shares of 1.76B. 273 shares were able to close their trade in negative territory. It has outperformed by 15.26% the S&P500. On Thursday, October 8 the stock rating was initiated by SunTrust with "Neutral". (NYSE: DRI ). Asset Gru reported 4,837 shares. Needham maintained the shares of CAMT in report on Friday, February 12 with "Buy" rating. (more...)
Stock is up at $157.06 (MCD) McDonald's Increases Hurricane Relief…
- September 14, 2017

Materion Corp now has $765.48M valuation. Achaogen Inc (AKAO) has risen 757.99% since September 13, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 1.55% the S&P500. Therefore 84% are positive. Guggenheim cut McDonald's Corporation from a buy rating to a neutral rating and dropped their price objective for the company from $131.96 to $110.33 in a research report on Thursday, December 1st. (more...)
United Natural Foods Inc United Natural Foods Inc
- September 14, 2017

Stephens & Co. starting coverage on the stock with an initial rating of "Equal-Weight". After staying quite for a long time United Natural Foods, Inc . Ftb Advsrs holds 0% or 424 shares in its portfolio. Bluecrest Capital Ltd holds 0.05% or 20,000 shares. State Treasurer State Of Michigan accumulated 74,022 shares. (more...)
NXP Semiconductors NV (NXPI) Shares Sold by Eaton Vance Management
- September 14, 2017

NF Trinity Capital Hong Kong Ltd grew its holdings in shares of NXP Semiconductors N.V.by 135.5% in the first quarter. The stock decreased 0.13% or $0.15 during the last trading session, reaching $112.63. Its up 0.20, from 1.03 in 2016Q3. Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Company LTD raised its stake in NXP Semiconductors N.V.by 119.6% in the second quarter. (more...)