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JC Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE: JCP)
- October 27, 2017

Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. now owns 16,721 shares of the department store operator's stock worth $103,000 after buying an additional 4,205 shares during the last quarter. The Company's department stores and Website generally serve the same type of customers, its Website offers virtually the same mix of merchandise as its store assortment and other categories, and its department stores generally accept returns from sales made in stores and through its Website. (more...)
"I went to an Ivy League college. I was a nice student".
- October 27, 2017

I can read the president's statements. "I'm a very intelligent person ", he told a scrum of reporters. She cheated on him like a dog & will do it again - just watch. While Trump did graduate from the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School of Business. That's the message Trump was trying to spread Wednesday, answering a variety of questions from reporters before boarding Marine One to head to Dallas, Texas. (more...)
Asian Asset Sales and Cost Cuts Lifts ANZ to Profit Asian Asset Sales and Cost Cuts Lifts ANZ to Profit
- October 27, 2017

Cash earnings-a measure that strips out revenue hedges, treasury shares and one-time items and is the basis for dividend payouts-were 18% higher at A$6.94 billion, slightly below the A$6.97 billion median of eight analyst forecasts compiled by The Wall Street Journal. (more...)
Centre to begin sustained dialogue in Jammu and Kashmir: Rajnath Singh Centre to begin sustained dialogue in Jammu and Kashmir: Rajnath Singh
- October 27, 2017

To mark the occasion, the state BJP conducted a meeting on Tuesday to discuss preparations on the Accession Day of the state with the dominion of India under the chairmanship of its state president and MLA Sat Sharma along with state vice-presidents Yudhvir Sethi and Parmod Kapahi, state general secretaries Narinder Singh and Harinder Gupta. (more...)
Celgene shares crater after 3Q revenue miss, lower forecast
- October 27, 2017

Celgene's total revenue rose almost 11 percent to $3.29 billion, below analyst estimates for $3.42 billion, according to Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S. Alpha Cubed Ltd Llc reported 0.37% of its portfolio in Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ: CELG ). (more...)
European Union to probe British tax scheme
- October 27, 2017

A 2014 Reuters investigation showed that while the changes had helped companies cut tax bills, the relocations brought few jobs to Britain. Brussels is cracking down on national governments bending state aid rules to give multinationals , such as USA tech giants Apple and Google, unfair tax breaks and an advantage over other companies. (more...)
The UK's population will reach 70m in 2029, say statisticians The UK's population will reach 70m in 2029, say statisticians
- October 27, 2017

The UK as a whole is projected to increase in population by 11%, with England's population going up by 12%, Northern Ireland by 8% and Wales's population by 5% between 2016 and 2041. Migrants who go on to have children will affect numbers, as will the people emigrating before they have children. "Because migrants are concentrated at young adult ages, the impact of migration on the projected number of women of childbearing age is especially important over this period". (more...)
GenTrust LLC Acquires Shares of 1513 Amazon.com, Inc
- October 26, 2017

Revenue is projected to increase 27 percent to $41.6 billion from $32.7 billion. LeJeune Puetz Investment Counsel LLC bought a new position in Amazon.com in the second quarter valued at approximately $116,000. Blackburn Jeffrey M sold 2,078 shares worth $1.99 million. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this hyperlink . (more...)
Which Insider sold 150320 Shares Of Boston Scientific Corporation (BSX)?
- October 26, 2017

Five research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and twenty-two have assigned a buy rating to the company. Moreover, during the reported quarter, the company has received FDA approval for MRI labeling and announced the US launch of the Resonate family of implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) and cardiac resynchronization therapy defibrillator (CRT-D) systems. (more...)
New York City's transit agency to phase out MetroCards New York City's transit agency to phase out MetroCards
- October 26, 2017

The announcement also addresses folks who do not have access to cell phones or credit cards required for the new system, stating that contactless card options will be made available. The new Cubic equipment will be installed in the MTA's 472 subway stations and on 6,000 buses. While the ads will soon be gone, Lhota notes commuters can still bring a tall boy onto Metro-North and Long Island Rail Road trains. (more...)
Amazon Delivery cum Security system; a clever Alexa integrated Duo Amazon Delivery cum Security system; a clever Alexa integrated Duo
- October 26, 2017

It has drawn both criticism and praise since it was first announced. "We want you to have peace of mind when you use Amazon Key to receive in-home deliveries". All in-home deliveries are backed by Amazon Key Happiness Guarantee . Free-roaming pets may also cause problems. All the delivery drivers know they are being filmed, from the time they reach your door until they leave. (more...)
AT&T, Inc. (T), Anheuser-Busch InBev SA/NV (BUD) — Trending Stocks Alert AT&T, Inc. (T), Anheuser-Busch InBev SA/NV (BUD) — Trending Stocks Alert
- October 26, 2017

According to the Analysts, the Low Earnings estimate for the current quarter is $0.63, while the High earnings estimate is $0.7.Comparatively, EPS for the same quarter previous year was $0.72. More important recent Consolidated Edison, Inc. More interesting news about Consolidated Edison, Inc. Investors and Traders continue to monitor technical levels of shares of Anheuser-Busch InBev SA/NV (BUD ). (more...)
Uber now lets you add multiple stops to your ride
- October 26, 2017

The app will remind you to keep stops to 3 minutes or less, as a courtesy to your driver. Uber has been busy adding new features as of late, including in-app chat and the ability to request a ride for someone else . At each stop, the driver will swipe in his or her app to acknowledge that they've arrived at the stop before the directions to the next stop are given. (more...)
Starbucks rolls out bright green Zombie Frappuccinos for Halloween Starbucks rolls out bright green Zombie Frappuccinos for Halloween
- October 26, 2017

The Zombie Frappuccino's green base is caramel apple flavored. A pink whip cream creates the cherry on top. Since the Zombie Frappuccino will be available on Halloween , this might be the ideal drink to serve at your forthcoming Halloween party. (more...)
Clinton lawyer linked to Trump dossier to testify at Menendez trial
- October 26, 2017

Marc Elias, part of Clinton's legal team during the 2016 presidential campaign, is expected to talk about how he gave Menendez advice about filling out Senate financial disclosure forms, the newspaper reported . Defense attorneys called Graham, who has known Menendez since their days in Congress in the early 1990s, and Booker, who has served alongside Menendez for the last four years. (more...)
A Fresh Look At Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) A Fresh Look At Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA)
- October 26, 2017

Vetr has "Buy" rating and $92.96 target. The rating was maintained by Bank of America on Wednesday, June 28 with "Buy". Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and twenty-four have assigned a buy rating to the company's stock. (more...)
Ford Quarterly Profit Improves on Truck Sales
- October 26, 2017

For the third quarter, net income attributable to the company climbed to $1.56 billion from last year's $957 million. Excluding one-time items, Ford reported earnings per share of 43 cents, above Wall Street expectations of 32 cents. Pretax profit rose by $600 million to $1.7 billion. Ford lost $86 million in Europe as dealers changed over to the new Fiesta subcompact. North America drove the company's automotive profits along with the company's pre-tax profits in Asia. (more...)
VanEck Vectors Oil Refiners ETF (CRAK) Declines 0.47% for Oct 25
- October 26, 2017

When the RSI line moves up, the stock may be experiencing strength. The opposite would be the case for a falling ADX line. Different time periods may be used when using the RSI indicator. Going back days, months, of even years, may help broaden the scope and help investors see the bigger picture. The Williams Percent Range or Williams %R is a technical indicator that was developed to measure overbought and oversold market conditions. (more...)
Billionaires get $1 trillion richer Billionaires get $1 trillion richer
- October 26, 2017

In fact, a new billionaire was created "every other day" in Asia, the report said, as the region continues to expand economically amid surging real estate prices and fluctuations in the United States dollar. Three-quarters of the world's new billionaires hail from China and India. "In China, one billionaire is created every three weeks", Qiong Zhang, head of wealth management for UBS Securities in China, said in an interview. (more...)
Weatherford International PLC (WFT) Bonds Drop 1.9% During Trading Weatherford International PLC (WFT) Bonds Drop 1.9% During Trading
- October 26, 2017

The stock declined 4.26% or $0.14 reaching $3.26 per share. Weatherford International PLC presently has a consensus rating of "Buy" and an average target price of $6.18. Institutional ownership refers to the ownership stake in a company that is held by large financial organizations, pension funds or endowments. The stock of Weatherford International Plc (NYSE:WFT) earned "Hold" rating by Jefferies on Tuesday, June 6. (more...)
European Central Bank cuts bond purchases to end era of easy money European Central Bank cuts bond purchases to end era of easy money
- October 26, 2017

Officials kept the main refinancing rate at zero per cent, the deposit rate at minus 0.4 per cent and the marginal rate at 0.25 per cent. The Bank has been buying corporate and government bonds with the twin aims of using the proceeds to drive economic activity and therefore raise inflation. (more...)
American Airlines is not safe for African Americans
- October 26, 2017

The civil rights organization, which appointed a new president just three days ago, accused the airline of a "pattern of disturbing incidents". "The growing list of incidents suggesting racial bias reflects an unacceptable corporate culture and involves behavior that can not be dismissed as normal or random". (more...)
Saudi Arabia grants citizenship to a robot for the first time ever
- October 26, 2017

Her name is Sophia the Robot and she has been granted Saudi citizenship because of her "human-like characteristics", which has raised quite a few eyebrows. The conversation touched on Sophia's goal - "I will do my best to make the world a better place", she said - but things also became quite surreal during the exchange. (more...)
Barrick Gold Drags Mining Down
- October 26, 2017

The business's revenue was down 15.8% on a year-over-year basis. " Barrick is also facing headwinds due to a sluggish recovery in Europe and downward pressure on the euro". Barrick Gold Corporation had a positive return on equity of 6.81% and a negative net margin of 28.22%. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $0.14 EPS. (more...)
Rockefeller Financial Services Inc. Sells 8110 Shares of Occidental Petroleum Corporation (OXY)
- October 26, 2017

Moreover, Havens Advisors Llc has 5.04% invested in the company for 560,000 shares. During the same quarter a year ago, the firm posted ($0.18) EPS. Another trade for 4,000 shares valued at $237,860 was made by CHAZEN STEPHEN I on Tuesday, May 2. (more...)