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Goldman Sachs Exploring Crypto Currency Trading Division Goldman Sachs Exploring Crypto Currency Trading Division
- October 03, 2017

MV Capital Management Inc. now owns 618 shares of the investment management company's stock worth $137,000 after purchasing an additional 3 shares in the last quarter. Among 6 analysts covering Owens & Minor ( NYSE:OMI ), 0 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 4 Hold. With the constructive P/E value of The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc ., the investors are able to forecast the positive earnings growth of the company. (more...)
Oracle Co-CEO Mark Hurd questions Trump administration's immigration policies Oracle Co-CEO Mark Hurd questions Trump administration's immigration policies
- October 03, 2017

Among the many appeals of moving IT operations to the cloud , which involves letting the likes of Amazon Web Services Inc., Microsoft Azure and, yes, even the far-trailing Oracle Cloud handle computing, storage and applications online, is the lower cost. (more...)
How Analysts Rated Greencore Group plc (LON:GNC) Last Week? How Analysts Rated Greencore Group plc (LON:GNC) Last Week?
- October 03, 2017

Traders following this signal will be looking for signs of a bullish stock price shift. Skyworks Solutions Inc (NASDAQ:SWKS) has risen 65.40% since October 2, 2016 and is uptrending. The rating was downgraded by Canaccord Genuity on Friday, October 30 to "Sell". Jefferies maintained the stock with "Hold" rating in Tuesday, September 5 report. (more...)
Crude Oil Prices Dip In Asia With Focus On API Estimates Crude Oil Prices Dip In Asia With Focus On API Estimates
- October 03, 2017

But a Reuters survey on Friday found OPEC oil output rose last month, mostly because of higher production in Iraq and also Libya, an OPEC member exempt from cutting output. "It's coming out that OPEC's oil output rose last month, another rise in the rig count". "We've seen them add rigs for the first time in seven weeks, so that changes sentiment as well", said John Tjornehoj, energy market analyst at CHS Hedging. (more...)
Wells Fargo & Company (WFC) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Instinet Wells Fargo & Company (WFC) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Instinet
- October 03, 2017

The Ftb Advisors Inc holds 22,702 shares with $530,000 value, down from 173,763 last quarter. In terms of the mechanics underlying that movement, traders will want to note that the stock is trading on a float of 0.64% with $4.96 Billion sitting short, betting on future declines. (more...)
Tesla Model 3 slow off the mark due to "production bottlenecks"
- October 03, 2017

There were 4,820 vehicles in transit at the end of the quarter, and production in the third quarter totaled 25,336, including just 260 Model 3s. But Tesla has apparently given itself wide berth to make that 100-day deadline, as the company has already been working on getting the Hornsdale installation up and running. (more...)
92% of brokers predict rate hold 92% of brokers predict rate hold
- October 03, 2017

Most of the economists surveyed expect the RBA to start lifting rates by the middle of next year or later. The last time the cash rate moved was in August 2016, where it ticked down 25 basis points. Still, strength in job creation over the past six months has seen financial markets grow more confident about interest-rate increases in 2018. CoreLogic's head of research Tim Lawless also noted a cooling housing market will raise the cash rate in the future, looking to how the cash rate has ... (more...)
Stock Traders Buy Large Volume of Valero Energy Corporation Put Options (VLO) Stock Traders Buy Large Volume of Valero Energy Corporation Put Options (VLO)
- October 03, 2017

Qs Investors Llc decreased Fortune Brands Home & Sec In (NYSE:FBHS) stake by 56,467 shares to 5,247 valued at $342,000 in 2017Q2. Analysts set a 12-month price target of $73.24 a share. Cibc Asset invested in 42,906 shares. 20,069 are held by Guinness Atkinson Asset Mgmt Inc. Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO) has risen 15.29% since October 2, 2016 and is uptrending. (more...)
US factory activity hits 13-year high US factory activity hits 13-year high
- October 03, 2017

September's reading indicates the thirteenth consecutive month of expansion in manufacturing, as readings over 50 points denote expansion. This latest reading was far better than a slight downturn expected in a poll of analysts. "Firms' expectations of future output growth also slipped to a four-month low". From survey comments: "Hurricanes causing supply chain and pricing issues". (more...)
Nissan Recalls 1.2M Cars Over Missed Final Inspections Nissan Recalls 1.2M Cars Over Missed Final Inspections
- October 02, 2017

Approximately 1,210,000 units produced between October 2014 and September 2017 will be subject to re-inspection. Japan's second-biggest auto maker said the recall would cost it around 25 billion yen ($222 million) to re-inspect vehicles produced for the domestic market from October 2014 to September 2017, that include leading sellers the Serena minivan and the Note compact hatchback. (more...)
GM Joins Electric Revolution And Plans 20 EVs By 2023 GM Joins Electric Revolution And Plans 20 EVs By 2023
- October 02, 2017

EVs remain just a sliver of USA sales and demand largely is regulatory-driven, but GM expects mainstream adoption of the cars soon. GM declines to comment on which brands will receive the technology or where the cars will be built, but a forecast from WardsAuto and its partner AutoForecastSolutions expects the first EV will be an autonomous Bolt for the automaker's partnership with the ride-hailing service Lyft in early 2018. (more...)
Sisters Food Group suspends factory amid food hygiene row Sisters Food Group suspends factory amid food hygiene row
- October 02, 2017

The Food Standards Agency (FSA ) said that it had found no evidence of breaches during an inspection of the plant following the Guardian and ITV News' allegations on Thursday. An investigation claims to have revealed a series of alleged breaches of food safety rules at a factory belonging to one of the largest suppliers of chicken to United Kingdom supermarkets. (more...)
Tyson Foods shares hit 2017 high, after beef boom lifts profits hopes Tyson Foods shares hit 2017 high, after beef boom lifts profits hopes
- October 02, 2017

Tyson Foods , Inc. had a market cap of 23.49B, indicating that it has a good hold on the market value of the shares outstanding. DexCom, Inc. (NASDAQ:DXCM)'s earnings per share has been growing at a -2.8 percent rate over the past 5 year when average revenue increase was noted as 49.7 percent. (more...)
Empire State Realty Trust Inc Empire State Realty Trust Inc
- October 02, 2017

About 701,282 shares traded. About shares traded. Federal Realty Investment Trust (NYSE:FRT) has declined 16.62% since October 2, 2016 and is downtrending. Stifel Nicolaus downgraded Vornado Realty Trust from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating and cut their price target for the stock from $86.00 to $77.00 in a research report on Wednesday, August 30th. (more...)
Old Kosciuszko Bridge demolished with a bang Old Kosciuszko Bridge demolished with a bang
- October 02, 2017

The bridge used to connect Greenpoint in Brooklyn and Maspeth, Queens and according to the New York Times the bridge was originally built to accommodate 10,000 cars a day but ended up taking 180,000 vehicles. Before a crowd of some 100 infrastructure enthusiasts and NY leaders, the decaying bridge crumbled in a matter of minutes. The felling is another step in an $873 million project to replace the bridge with two cable-stayed ones scheduled for completion by 2019. (more...)
US Treasury's Mnuchin: Can't guarantee tax cut for entire middle class US Treasury's Mnuchin: Can't guarantee tax cut for entire middle class
- October 02, 2017

Donald Trump has never been shy about telling people how rich he is, so the obvious thought here is the president is going to get a nice healthy tax cut if the Republican plan goes through. But Sen. Bernard Sanders says his Democratic colleagues won't support the Republican plan because it gives tax breaks to the wealthy and corporations while cutting Medicare. (more...)
Surge in cost pressures weighs on United Kingdom factory output Surge in cost pressures weighs on United Kingdom factory output
- October 02, 2017

The Nikkei Malaysia Manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index, or PMI, fell back into contraction at 49.9 in September, down from 50.4 in August. The British pound weakened against other major currencies in the European session on Monday after data showed that the United Kingdom manufacturing sector continued to expand in September, albeit at a slower pace compared to August. (more...)
Making stocks that will influence your buying rate: Schlumberger Limited (SLB)
- October 02, 2017

About 6.56M shares traded or 7.72% up from the average. Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB) operates in the Oil & Gas Equipment & Services segment of the Basic Materials sector. Syntal Capital Partners LLC raised its stake in Schlumberger N.V.by 0.5% during the 1st quarter. It is negative, as 99 investors sold SLB shares while 590 reduced holdings. (more...)
The Trump Tax Plan Is an American Catastrophe The Trump Tax Plan Is an American Catastrophe
- October 02, 2017

Trump described the tax plan Friday as a "giant, beautiful, massive , the biggest ever in our country, tax cut". Trump called for a new "pass-through" tax rate of 25 percent that could mean big savings for owners of sole proprietorships and partnerships who now pay 39.6 percent. (more...)
Reliance Communications calls off merger talks Reliance Communications calls off merger talks
- October 02, 2017

The total debt of the company stands at around Rs 42,000 crore. That excludes Rs 9,675 crore deferred payments for spectrum liabilities. The estimated NPV of Capex and Opex synergies was Rs 20,000 crore or $3 billion. RCom has been hit by free voice and cut-price data plans offered by Reliance Jio - the mobile market's newest entrant. The combination of the mobile business of Sistema Shyam Teleservices (SSTL) into RCom is also expected to be completed this month. (more...)
Tata bags record e-vehicle order Tata bags record e-vehicle order
- October 02, 2017

Tata Motors has been collaboratively working to develop electric powertrain technology for its selected products. Tata Motors, Mahindra & Mahindra (M&M) and Nissan Motor Co participated in the tender and the bids for Tata Motors and M&M were opened. (more...)
Theresa May gives unconvincing answer to if Boris Johnson is unsackable Theresa May gives unconvincing answer to if Boris Johnson is unsackable
- October 02, 2017

The comments came as May told Tory supporters that this week's party conference is a chance for the Conservatives to look to the future after a "disappointing" general election. May confirmed she had been persuaded that the United Kingdom should remain tied to EU institutions such as the Customs Union after Brexit for "around two years". (more...)
Monarch Airlines flights cancelled as airline goes into administration Monarch Airlines flights cancelled as airline goes into administration
- October 02, 2017

The CAA confirmed over the weekend that Atol protection would remain available for eligible holiday bookings made with the airline on Sunday. The extension means holidaymakers can purchase ATOL-protected trips from Monarch on Sunday - covering them on whatever date in the future their trip takes place. (more...)
Benitez stresses importance of Shelvey as midfielder awaits his chance to shine Benitez stresses importance of Shelvey as midfielder awaits his chance to shine
- October 02, 2017

The 25-year-old scored in his third successive game in all competitions to break the deadlock at Newcastle . However, we are backing a 2-1 win for the Reds as our prediction. We have such an outstanding array of attacking talent, we create plenty of chances, have tonnes of efforts on goat but we simply aren't clinical enough and haven't got a potent goalscorer. (more...)
Voya Investment Management LLC Raises Position in General Motors Company (GM)
- October 01, 2017

Toronto Dominion Bank raised its holdings in Ford Motor by 16.3% during the second quarter. The stock's quarterly performance specifies a shift of 16.41%, and its last twelve month performance is stands at 27.21% while moved 14.60% for the past six months. (more...)