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Murphy Capital Management Inc. Reduces Position in SCANA Co. (SCG) Murphy Capital Management Inc. Reduces Position in SCANA Co. (SCG)
- September 29, 2017

Of those transactions, there were 5,418 shares of SCG bought and 42,023 shares sold. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. BidaskClub upgraded shares of Scana Corporation from a "strong sell" rating to a "sell" rating in a research report on Monday, July 24th. (more...)
Hackers target Whole Foods' credit card data Hackers target Whole Foods' credit card data
- September 29, 2017

Both the primary checkout system of Whole Foods Market stores, as well as the systems of parent company Amazon, were said to have been unaffected. Whole Foods's announcement comes after fast-food chain Sonic Corp . Fast-food chains Chipotle, Wendy's and Sonic were also hit with in the a year ago or so, showing the scale and sophistication of computer criminals in the digital age. (more...)
Week 4: Packers lead Bears 28-7 in third quarter Week 4: Packers lead Bears 28-7 in third quarter
- September 29, 2017

Green Bay Packers running back Ty Montgomery suffered a chest injury in the first quarter on Thursday night against the Chicago Bears . We believe that in diversity there can be UNI-versity. Last week a few Packers, including tight end Martellus Bennett , sat for the anthem. The Packers, who will play the Chicago Bears in a nationally televised game, issued a statement Tuesday alerting fans to their decision, and asking those supporters to join them as a symbol of unification. (more...)
Arun Jaitley meets trade leaders, assures all help for their GST concerns Arun Jaitley meets trade leaders, assures all help for their GST concerns
- September 29, 2017

Mumbai: Tax authorities will not hesitate to send you a notice seeking hefty penalty if you fail or forget to include even a small amount of Goods and Services Tax in your GST returns form. In a statement, CII has asked for special initiatives for promoting exports, including by addressing teething troubles for exporters under the GST regime. (more...)
Theresa May: 'Disproportionate' Uber ban puts jobs at risk Theresa May: 'Disproportionate' Uber ban puts jobs at risk
- September 29, 2017

Regulator Transport for London said last Friday that the US -based taxi firm's approach and conduct was not fit and proper to hold a private vehicle hire license and it would not be renewed when it expires on September 30. A spokesman for the mayor said: "Sadiq has every sympathy with customers and drivers of Uber, but is clear that any anger must be directed at Uber itself". (more...)
Where Does The Charles Schwab Corporation (NYSE:SCHW) Stock Go From Here? Where Does The Charles Schwab Corporation (NYSE:SCHW) Stock Go From Here?
- September 29, 2017

They expect this year's earnings to rise 23.85% year-over-year to $1.61, followed by 20.5% growth in the next year to $1.94. Nucor Corporation (NUE) traded at an unexpectedly low on Wednesday, posting a 2.81% after which it closed the day' session at $55.61. (more...)
United States dollar closes higher on Taipei forex United States dollar closes higher on Taipei forex
- September 29, 2017

Shares of big banks, including Bank of America, JPMorgan and Goldman Sachs, were up about 1.5 percent, after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said it would be "imprudent" to keep rates on hold until US inflation hit the 2 percent target. USA small caps rallied on the expectation of lower taxes. The Russell 2000 small-cap index rose 1.9 percent and hit a record high. MSCI's emerging markets equity index was down 0.6 percent.MSCIEF and was on course for its sixth straight daily decline. (more...)
$0.37 EPS Expected for Health Insurance Innovations Inc (HIIQ)
- September 29, 2017

The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available through the SEC website . Amid volatile financial markets and the presidential election, various investment brokerages have made amendments to their price targets and ratings on shares of Health Insurance Innovations, Inc . (more...)
Vanguard Value Index Fund (VTV) Touches $99.54, Above the Rising Trend
- September 29, 2017

The general interpretation of the ATR is the higher the ATR value, the higher the volatility. Some investors may find the Williams Percent Range or Williams %R as a helpful technical indicator. The CMF indicator passing through the zero line (rising above or falling below) may indicate a shift in the overall trend for the equity. Traders may also use the reading to identify overbought/oversold conditions. (more...)
Steel Dynamics, Inc. (STLD) Shares Sold by Zacks Investment Management
- September 29, 2017

Boston Advisors Llc increased Steel Dynamics Inc Com ( STLD ) stake by 35.95% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. The original version of this article can be accessed at https://stocknewstimes.com/2017/09/26/steel-dynamics-inc-stld-rating-lowered-to-equal-weight-at-morgan-stanley.html. (more...)
How Insiders and Institutions are Trading Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD)
- September 29, 2017

The company's market cap is $12.16 Billion. About 23.64M shares traded. It has underperformed by 11.43% the S&P500. Jabre Capital Partners Sa who had been investing in Advanced Micro Devices Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $12.06B market cap company. (more...)
Stock with higher future earnings - First Horizon National Corporation (FHN)
- September 29, 2017

Keefe, Bruyette & Woods reaffirmed a "buy" rating and issued a $21.00 target price on shares of First Horizon National Corporation in a research report on Monday, June 12th. The business also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, October 2nd. Airain invested in 0.06% or 77,193 shares. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 7th. (more...)
Equifax Continues To Scramble After Massive Breach Equifax Continues To Scramble After Massive Breach
- September 29, 2017

Don't miss a thing. NY state's financial services regulator has issued a subpoena to Equifax Inc ( EFX .N) demanding it provide more information about the massive data breach the credit-reporting firm disclosed this month, a person familiar with the matter said on Wednesday. (more...)
Spirit Realty Capital Inc (SRC) Stock Closed at $8.55
- September 29, 2017

On the other hand Spirit Realty Capital Inc (NYSE: SRC ) has Relative Strength Index (RSI 14) of 50.05 along with Average True Range (ATR 14) of 0.17. Illinois-based Nuveen Asset Mgmt Ltd Limited Liability Company has invested 0% in J M Smucker Co (NYSE:SJM). Comparatively, Spirit Realty Capital, Inc . (more...)
Royal Caribbean cancels cruise to deliver aid to Puerto Rico Royal Caribbean cancels cruise to deliver aid to Puerto Rico
- September 29, 2017

Virgin Islands. Adventure of the Seas, a Royal Caribbean ship with a 3,800-passenger capacity, docked in Puerto Rico Wednesday. Today, my youngest son sent me a text which linked to one of the many articles about cruise lines coming to the aid of the devastated Caribbean islands following hurricanes Irma and Maria, saying "Dad, write a nice blog for the cruise lines!" The evacuees will be delivered to Fort Lauderdale on October 3. (more...)
Etihad Appoints New CEO Etihad Appoints New CEO
- September 29, 2017

Between his roles at Heathrow, where he worked for nine years, and in Abu Dhabi, Douglas was chief operating officer at British builder Laing O'Rourke Plc, leaving after the CEO post he'd been promised failed to materialize. He left in 2015 to take on the role with the British government, and will return to Abu Dhabi with the opening of that terminal now delayed until 2019. (more...)
Market Watch - Tracking These Shares: Lockheed Martin Corp (LMT)
- September 29, 2017

Shares of Lockheed Martin Corporation ( NYSE LMT ) traded up 1.0429% during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $310.0500. About 31 shares traded. More notable recent Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE: LMT ) news were published by: Bizjournals.com which released: "The US government awards Lockheed Martin $60M to cut F-35 costs" on September 26, 2017, also Nasdaq.com with their article: "Lockheed Martin Wins $17.5M Modification Contract for AEGIS" published on September 06, 2017, ... (more...)
Golar LNG Limited (GLNG) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts
- September 29, 2017

Golar LNG Limited (NASDAQ: GLNG ) exchanged hands 1,156,894 shares versus average trading capacity of 948.67K shares, while its relative trading volume is 1.22. Riverfront Inv Ltd Liability Com accumulated 156,711 shares. Pennsylvania-based Lincoln National Corp has invested 0.03% in Consolidated Edison, Inc. (more...)
Investors Catching Stocks Abbott Laboratories (ABT) Investors Catching Stocks Abbott Laboratories (ABT)
- September 29, 2017

Therefore 43% are positive. Based on a recent trade, the shares are hovering around $54.39 which, according to analysts, yield significant upside potential to the $54.94 consensus target price. Institutions ownership includes mutual funds and pension funds are the major players. Beach Mgmt Limited Com owns 302,577 shares. (NASDAQ:AAPL). Moreover, Premier Asset Mgmt Lc has 4.1% invested in Apple Inc. (more...)
McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) Earning Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Report Finds McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) Earning Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Report Finds
- September 28, 2017

McDonald's Corporation (NYSE: MCD ) has risen 18.25% since September 28, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 1.55% the S&P500. Carl Icahn decreased its stake in Xerox Corp (XRX) by 75% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. (more...)
Donkey Tries To Eat McLaren, Causes $6800 In Damage Donkey Tries To Eat McLaren, Causes $6800 In Damage
- September 28, 2017

A donkey began eating an expensive super-car after mistaking it for a huge carrot, resulting in the owners being left to fork out for the damage. Markus Zahn parked his €300,000 Mclaren 650S Spider in a vehicle park bordering a paddock in the German state of Hesse last September. (more...)
Cohn 'Can't Guarantee Anything' On Potential Middle Class Tax Hike Cohn 'Can't Guarantee Anything' On Potential Middle Class Tax Hike
- September 28, 2017

Most of the major sectors are showing only modest moves in mid-day trading, contributing to the relatively lackluster performance by the broader markets. 'We are very confident that Americans are getting a great deal here, ' he said. Key details of the plan have yet to be ironed out, but some experts have said that under the plan, wealthier Americans can expect larger tax cuts than middle- and lower-class Americans. (more...)
BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY) To Release Earnings BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY) To Release Earnings
- September 28, 2017

This buyback authorization allows the company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Analysts reported that the Price Target for BlackBerry Limited might touch $11.5 high while the Average Price Target and Low price Target is $9.92 and $7.5 respectively. (more...)
Gross National Product Topped 3.1 Percent in Second Quarter Gross National Product Topped 3.1 Percent in Second Quarter
- September 28, 2017

In the first quarter, real GDP increased 1.2%. Harvey, which struck Texas, has been reprimanded for a significant part of the decrease in retail deals, mechanical creation, homebuilding and home deals in August. With this third estimate for the second quarter, private inventory investment increased more than previously estimated, but the general picture of economic growth remains the same. (more...)
Spdr S&P Emerging Markets Small Cap Etf (EWX) Showing Bullish Money Flow Spdr S&P Emerging Markets Small Cap Etf (EWX) Showing Bullish Money Flow
- September 28, 2017

Some investors may favor one category of stocks over another, but they may need to find a combination at some point. As markets tend to move in cycles, it may be necessary to align the portfolio to the category that is best positioned to make consistent gains in the future. (more...)