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Free subs at Subway on Nov
- November 03, 2017

Through the initiative, Subway is hoping to donate one million meals to hungry Canadians. In addition, customers who purchase any sandwich and 30-ounce drink will get a free sandwich of equal or lesser value. Food bank usage in Canada has been steadily increasing, raising 28 per cent from 2008-16. "This is an incredibly busy time for us in Canada and many countries around the globe face similar challenges in the lead up to the holiday season". (more...)
Important Analyst Opinions: Ensco plc (ESV), Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO)
- November 03, 2017

Several investors look for stocks with a high percent of insider ownership, under this theory when management are shareholders, they will act in its own self interest, and create shareholder value in the long-term. The firm has "Corporate" rating by FinnCap given on Wednesday, June 7. The firm has "Top Pick" rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Thursday, February 4. (more...)
NYC Terror Suspect Described as Rude, 'Erratic' by Local Supermarket Manager NYC Terror Suspect Described as Rude, 'Erratic' by Local Supermarket Manager
- November 03, 2017

Law enforcement officials told ABC News the suspect has been identified as 29-year-old Sayfullo Saipov from Tampa, Florida . The threats were made at the Masjid Omar Mosque on Getty Avenue - where Saipov is believed to have worshiped - and the Islamic Center of Passaic County on the Paterson's Eastside. (more...)
Death toll in lower Manhattan raised to eight, 12 injured Death toll in lower Manhattan raised to eight, 12 injured
- November 03, 2017

The event unfolded just a few blocks away from the World Trade Center. However, details surrounding the violence quickly indicated that this wasn't a clear-cut shooting, for Fox News' Shepard Smith reported on a live broadcast that multiple cyclists and/or pedestrians were struck by a truck. (more...)
SBI interest rates on Fixed Deposits reduced, Details On new FD rates SBI interest rates on Fixed Deposits reduced, Details On new FD rates
- November 03, 2017

SBI is the largest commercial bank in India in terms of assets, deposits, profits, branches, customers and employees. SBI also said that home loan rates have been reduced by 5 basis points in all the brackets. SBI will lower the 1-year MCLR to 7.95 per cent from 8 per cent, according to a notification issued today. The reduction in marginal cost of funds based lending rate (MCLR) came after a gap of nearly 10 months. (more...)
Credit Suisse CEO skeptical about Bitcoin 'bubble' Credit Suisse CEO skeptical about Bitcoin 'bubble'
- November 03, 2017

This lagged a forecast of 264 million francs in a Reuters analyst poll but was ahead of the bank's own consensus estimate for 184 million francs. Credit Suisse shares rose 2.8 percent to 16.07 Swiss francs by 0830 GMT. It plans to focus on wealth management over investment banking and settle legal cases. Credit Suisse CEO Tidjane Thiam said banks have "little or no appetite" for bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, citing fears of a potential bubble and the unsavory reputation of it ... (more...)
FireEye, Inc. (FEYE) Stock Price Down NaN on Analyst Downgrade FireEye, Inc. (FEYE) Stock Price Down NaN on Analyst Downgrade
- November 03, 2017

The company has institutional ownership of 93.80%. Sigma Planning Corp now owns 10,759 shares of the information security company's stock worth $164,000 after acquiring an additional 266 shares during the last quarter. In other FireEye news, President Travis M. Reese sold 11,555 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction on Monday, September 18th. The stock was sold at an average price of $18.00, for a total value of $450,000.00. (more...)
Evercore ISI Group Decides to Downgrade Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Stock Evercore ISI Group Decides to Downgrade Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Stock
- November 03, 2017

Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 6,227,401 shares of the electric vehicle producer's stock worth $2,251,890,000 after buying an additional 292,602 shares during the period. Flagship Harbor Advisors LLC now owns 987 shares of the electric vehicle producer's stock worth $309,000 after purchasing an additional 4 shares in the last quarter. (more...)
KFC turns Japanese bath tubs into party buckets KFC turns Japanese bath tubs into party buckets
- November 03, 2017

The bath bombs are the result of a collaboration between Louisville, Kentucky-based Kentucky Fried Chicken and Japanese retailer Village Vanguard . Love it, or loath it - it's pretty unlikely you'll ever get your hands on one anyway. A New Zealand outpost of KFC previous year brought to market themed sidelines including a limited-edition scented candle, chicken-scented sun lotion, "lickable" nail varnishes and lip balm range. (more...)
Robeco Institutional Asset Management BV Cuts Stake in Valero Energy Corporation (VLO) Robeco Institutional Asset Management BV Cuts Stake in Valero Energy Corporation (VLO)
- November 03, 2017

The firm has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, May 11 by Drexel Hamilton. Reagents Global Market (Hot stocks In Focus) makes sure to keep the information up to date and correct, but we didn't suggest or recommend buying or selling of any financial instrument unless that information is subsequently confirmed on your own. (more...)
Starbucks to sell Tazo brand
- November 03, 2017

Shares of Starbucks Corp. tumbled almost 7 percent in after-hours trading Thursday. Shares of Starbucks have remained flat over the past year. It had previously targeted 15% to 20% growth. Hurricanes Harvey and Irma also cut into sales growth, shaving 1 percentage point off both global and US growth. Mobile payments accounted for 30 percent of transactions in US stores during the company's third quarter, which was up from 29 percent in the previous quarter and 27 percent in Q1. (more...)
The Case for and Against Ford Motor Company (F) The Case for and Against Ford Motor Company (F)
- November 03, 2017

About 23.02 million shares traded. It has underperformed by 8.78% the S&P500. The Company provides automotive financing services through General Motors Financial Company, Inc The Company develops, manufactures and/or markets vehicles in North America under the brands, including Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet and GMC. (more...)
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:SBGI) To Report Earnings
- November 03, 2017

HBK Investments L P boosted its position in shares of Sinclair Broadcast Group by 719.3% in the first quarter. Moreover, State Of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D has 0.02% invested in Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc (NASDAQ:SBGI). Sinclair Broadcast Group (NASDAQ:SBGI) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August 3rd. The company reported $0.30 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.43 by ($0.13). (more...)
Mortgage Applications Dip in Late October in US Mortgage Applications Dip in Late October in US
- November 03, 2017

This could have repercussions for those homeowners who have only ever had to pay low rates on their mortgages. Zillow's real-time mortgage rates are based on thousands of custom mortgage quotes submitted daily to anonymous borrowers on the Zillow Mortgages site and reflect the most recent changes in the market. (more...)
Oil edges up to near 2-year highs
- November 03, 2017

Sign up here for free access to 7 articles per month + twice daily business email alerts. Confidence has been fueled by an effort this year lead by Opec and Russian Federation to hold back about 1.8-million barrels per day (bpd) in oil production to tighten markets. (more...)
Malik Zaire Expected To Start vs. Missouri Malik Zaire Expected To Start vs. Missouri
- November 03, 2017

He played in relief of Feleipe Franks during the Gators' season-opening loss to MI and hadn't played again until getting more mop-up duty during last weekend's blowout loss to Georgia. However, Del Rio was hurt in the next game and Franks reclaimed the starting job. An injury two games into 2015 cut short his sophomore season, and Zaire lost his job in 2016. (more...)
Wall Street opens flat ahead of tax bill, Fed chair pick Wall Street opens flat ahead of tax bill, Fed chair pick
- November 02, 2017

Overshadowed by President Donald Trump's looming announcement of his pick to lead the central bank starting next year, the Fed stuck to the expected course, holding the benchmark lending rate at 1.0 to 1.25 percent. Tesla Motors fell 3.2% ahead of its earnings release following the market close on Wednesday, while Facebook rose 1.4% ahead of its report. The central bank is expected to leave interest rates unchanged, but investors will be watching for any new indications that the Fed will ... (more...)
Danville Kmart to close in January Danville Kmart to close in January
- November 02, 2017

The Sears stores at the Northwest Arkansas Mall in Fayetteville and Central Mall in Fort Smith are closing, the company announced Thursday. According to Sears, liquidations sales for those stores will begin as early as November 9. The announcement comes on the heels of the shuttering of hundreds of Sears and Kmart locations over the previous year - including the Kmart in New Dorp's Hylan Plaza . (more...)
Hershey Company to release first new candy bar since 1995 Hershey Company to release first new candy bar since 1995
- November 02, 2017

Instead of the usual rectangle-shaped pieces neatly placed in a row, the new bar is arranged in a puzzle-like formation. There are only 100 days to go for the 2018 Winter Olympics and Hershey's has confirmed that they are officially dropping their fourth flavor - gold . (more...)
United States cuts some tariffs on Canadian lumber imports United States cuts some tariffs on Canadian lumber imports
- November 02, 2017

The statement added that "the politics of managed softwood lumber trade only serves to benefit large timber barons in the US while adversely impacting Canadian manufacturers, USA consumers and millions of hard-working Americans in the housing sector". (more...)
Trump tweets NYC terror suspect 'should get the death penalty' Trump tweets NYC terror suspect 'should get the death penalty'
- November 02, 2017

The popular company issued a statement late Tuesday night about 29-year-old Saipov, who they said passed a background check to work for the ride-hailing service, according to Daily Mail . On Wednesday President Trump appeared to be referring to 23 people who listed Saipov as their point of contact when they entered the United States since 2010. (more...)
Trump Announces Semi-Conductor Firm Broadcom Will Move Headquarters Back to US Trump Announces Semi-Conductor Firm Broadcom Will Move Headquarters Back to US
- November 02, 2017

The press release further noted that "The redomiciliation will occur whether or not there is corporate tax reform in the United States, although the final form and timing of the redomiciliation will be affected by any corporate tax reform". (more...)
Diehard Bargain Hunter: American Electric Power Company, Inc. (AEP), QVC Group (QVCA)
- November 02, 2017

Lincoln Capital Llc bought 35,627 shares as the company's stock declined 0.74% while stock markets rallied. Mitsubishi Ufj Banking, a Japan-based fund reported 17.86M shares. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 9th. The rating was downgraded by Bank of America to "Neutral" on Wednesday, November 16. The firm earned "Hold" rating on Friday, August 18 by RBC Capital Markets. (more...)
Whole Foods holds hiring event Thursday, includes 'on-the-spot' job offers Whole Foods holds hiring event Thursday, includes 'on-the-spot' job offers
- November 02, 2017

With flexible schedules and an empowered environment, these positions provide the opportunity to grow in a company that is focused on providing customers with the best possible in-store experience and service. New Whole Foods Market stores may soon be opening according to Amazon's most recent earnings call last week. "We're asking people to go to the (store) convenient to them", Dimmler said. (more...)
Blue Apron beats sales estimates as revenue per customer rises Blue Apron beats sales estimates as revenue per customer rises
- November 02, 2017

It joins its beleaguered larger competitor Blue Apron on the public markets. Blue Apron said average revenue per customer was $245 in the third quarter ended September 30, compared with $227 in the same period a year ago, and $251 in the second quarter. (more...)