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Arby's buys Buffalo Wild Wings for nearly $3 billion Arby's buys Buffalo Wild Wings for nearly $3 billion
- November 29, 2017

Buffalo Wild Wings also had been battered by a sharp increase in the cost of chicken wings, although the cost is down 20 per cent from its high, according to investment firm UBS. The company now has a consensus rating of "Hold" and a consensus price target of $136.57. Goldman Sachs provided financial advice to Buffalo Wild Wings , while Faegre Baker Daniels was its legal counsel. (more...)
Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI) a Multimedia & Graphics Software Company
- November 29, 2017

Price T Rowe Assocs Md holds 1.43M shares. Dupont stated it has 0% of its portfolio in Activision Blizzard, Inc . The stock increased 1.35% or $1.11 during the last trading session, reaching $83.62. Finally, Vetr cut Activision Blizzard from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating and set a $59.97 target price on the stock.in a research note on Monday, October 23rd. (more...)
Analyst Ratings and Financial Health of Tiffany & Co. (NYSE:TIF) Analyst Ratings and Financial Health of Tiffany & Co. (NYSE:TIF)
- November 29, 2017

It also reduced its holding in Texas Roadhouse Inc (NASDAQ:TXRH) by 79,098 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 38,586 shares, and cut its stake in Kilroy Rlty Corp (NYSE:KRC). A good method of evaluating a public company's profitability is by taking a look at its Earnings per Share (EPS) performance. IBD'S TAKE: With thousands of publicly traded companies to choose from, how can you quickly find the best stocks to buy right now? Depending on the earnings numbers reported, Tiffany ... (more...)
Analysts' Activity: Auris Medical Cmn (EARS) Analysts' Activity: Auris Medical Cmn (EARS)
- November 29, 2017

Auris Medical said it will terminate early the second trial, ASSENT ( NCT02809118 ), a 300-patient study whose design was similar to the 256-patient HEALOS, except that it was created to measure improvement 91 days after treatment. Revenue is the amount of money that a company actually receives during a specific period, including discounts and deductions for returned merchandise. (more...)
US Consumer Confidence at New High Since 2000 US Consumer Confidence at New High Since 2000
- November 29, 2017

Franco said that Hurricanes Harvey and Irma brought down consumers' confidence in the economy during the month of September, but the numbers largely rebounded in October. Most of the increase was in the survey component that tracks expectations, which reached 113.3, up from 109 in October. More than 37 percent of respondents said jobs were "plentiful", the highest share since June 2001. (more...)
Jet Airways stock rises 2% after tie-up with Air France KLM
- November 29, 2017

The partnerships enable Jet passengers access to 34 United States and 43 European destinations via its European hub, Amsterdam, and 27 via Paris. The partnership is expecting an incremental revenue to the tune of United States dollars 1 billion Goyal said without offering a timeline for achieving this. (more...)
Black Friday 2017 sets record: $1M spent per minute Black Friday 2017 sets record: $1M spent per minute
- November 29, 2017

The average spending per person over the five-day period was $335.47, according to the survey. The NRF says those results emphasize the importance of finding channel-agnostic ways of evaluating how people shop. He believes that contradicts the idea that online-only shoppers are the demise of retailing. Retail web traffic increased almost 12% on Cyber Monday. (more...)
Volkswagen adds performance-inspired R-Line option to 2018 Tiguan Volkswagen adds performance-inspired R-Line option to 2018 Tiguan
- November 29, 2017

The automaker announced Tuesday that it will offer what it's calling a "performance-inspired" R-Line appearance package on Tiguan SEL and SEL trim levels. Over to the cabin, the steeering wheel and stainless steel door sill plates are adorned with the unique R-Line badging. VW's Tiguan R-Line package retails for $1,795 for the SEL trims and $1,495 for the SEL Premium ones. (more...)
Boston Partners Reduces Position in Teekay LNG Partners LP (NYSE:TGP)
- November 29, 2017

About 8,216 shares traded. Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has risen 34.52% since November 28, 2016 and is uptrending. Recently, In an analyst report shared with investors and clients on Thursday morning, Dynagas LNG Partners LP (NYSE: DLNG ) shares have had their "Buy" Rating reaffirmed by investment analysts at Stifel Nicolaus, who now has a $19.0 TP on company. (more...)
The Citigroup Inc Lowers Pfizer Inc. (PFE) to Sell
- November 29, 2017

It has outperformed by 237.58% the S&P500. Shine Investment Advisory Services Inc. acquired a new stake in shares of Pfizer during the 2nd quarter valued at approximately $102,000. vs. Pfizer Inc." published on November 07, 2017 as well as Globenewswire.com's news article titled: "Encycle Therapeutics announces discovery collaboration with Pfizer Inc." with publication date: November 01, 2017. (more...)
Canadian man pleads guilty in massive Yahoo hack Canadian man pleads guilty in massive Yahoo hack
- November 29, 2017

Baratov was indicted by the United States Department of Justice earlier this year, along with three other Russian hackers, for his role in a coordinate effort to hack Yahoo. Prosecutors have stated that two of those charged are officers in Russia's spy agency, the FSB, while the other is known Russian hacker Alexsey Belan. (more...)
The Zweig DiMenna Associates LLC Decreases Position in Tesla Inc (TSLA) The Zweig DiMenna Associates LLC Decreases Position in Tesla Inc (TSLA)
- November 29, 2017

Tesla Inc now has $53.51 billion valuation. This implies that they believe the stock has what it takes to drag the price another -0.21%. At a certain point in the past four quarters, the shares traded as low as $211.11 but made a 57.99% recovery since then. (more...)
Autodesk (NASDAQ:ADSK) Upgraded to Buy at Guggenheim Autodesk (NASDAQ:ADSK) Upgraded to Buy at Guggenheim
- November 29, 2017

On Monday, September 26 the stock rating was maintained by Numis Securities with "Buy". RBC Capital Markets has "Sector Perform" rating and $60 target. Wells Fargo And Mn accumulated 1.09M shares. A lower number would indicate that the company has been undervalued, where its stock is relatively low-priced in connection to its free cash flow. (more...)
AT&T fights back against DOJ: Merger is 'pro-consumer' AT&T fights back against DOJ: Merger is 'pro-consumer'
- November 29, 2017

Importantly, the merger agreement between the two companies expires on April 22. "Defendants' proposed schedule will not prejudice the Government, which has had ample time already to investigate its case", AT&T's lawyer Daniel Petrocelli said in the filing. (more...)
Revenue Estimates Analysis Of Express Scripts Holding Company (ESRX)
- November 29, 2017

Finally, IHT Wealth Management LLC boosted its stake in shares of Express Scripts Holding Company by 8.1% in the first quarter. ( ESRX)'s stock declined 14.09%. Express Scripts Holding Company (ESRX ) exchanged hands at an unexpectedly low level of 2.11 million shares over the course of the day. During the same quarter a year ago, the company earned $1.74 earnings per share. (more...)
Alibaba Group Holding Limited (BABA) Shares Bought by Investec Asset Management LTD
- November 29, 2017

The company has market cap of $65.14 million. The stock declined 0.31% or $0.59 reaching $187.44 per share. About shares traded. Marlin Business Services Corp. Schroder Investment Management Group now owns 22,140,881 shares of the specialty retailer's stock worth $2,342,284,000 after buying an additional 2,590,397 shares during the period. (more...)
General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) Analyzing Financial Health
- November 29, 2017

Legal General Gru Public Limited Co has invested 0.01% in Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR). The stock rose 1.52% or $0.27 reaching $18.36 per share. 35 funds opened positions while 96 raised stakes. Bancorp Of Nova Scotia holds 0.02% of its portfolio in FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE:FE). Mason Street Advsrs accumulated 61,586 shares or 0.04% of the stock. (more...)
Emerson withdraws Rockwell Automation offer Emerson withdraws Rockwell Automation offer
- November 29, 2017

BlackRock Inc. now owns 9,698,308 shares of the industrial products company's stock valued at $1,570,735,000 after acquiring an additional 679,645 shares in the last quarter. ROK's profit will be $224.90 million for 27.23 P/E if the $1.75 EPS becomes a reality. Rockwell's shares dropped almost 2 percent in Tuesday premarket trading. (more...)
Siemens, Airbus, Rolls-Royce to develop hybrid electric aircrafts Siemens, Airbus, Rolls-Royce to develop hybrid electric aircrafts
- November 29, 2017

The luxury automaker has teamed up with Airbus and Siemens to develop hybrid-electric plane technology in an effort to cut aviation pollution, according to CNBC . A first model is in the works for 2020, and the companies say that if it works well then a second electric motor could be added to the designs. The European aircraft manufacturer said it is building on its small two-seater hybrid-electric plane, the E-Fan Plus, which debuted in summer 2016 at the EAA AirVenture Oshkosh air show ... (more...)
Home Price Growth Gained Momentum in September Home Price Growth Gained Momentum in September
- November 29, 2017

The existing-home market has presented a mixed picture in recent months of robust price gains coupled with lackluster sales activity. "Demand is coming first and foremost from buyers in the entry-level and mid-market segments, but available inventory is largely concentrated at the high end". (more...)
Comparable Company Analysis: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD), Pitney Bowes Inc. (PBI) Comparable Company Analysis: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD), Pitney Bowes Inc. (PBI)
- November 29, 2017

During the recent trading sessions stock of Advanced Micro Devices, Inc . The funds in our partner's database now have: 543.78 million shares, up from 521.31 million shares in 2017Q1. The Company's divisions include the Computing and Graphics segment, and the Enterprise, Embedded and Semi-Custom segment. Jefferies Group reiterated a "buy" rating and issued a $19.00 target price on shares of Advanced Micro Devices in a research report on Wednesday, October 25th. (more...)
Stock under Analysts Radar: Abbott Laboratories (ABT)
- November 29, 2017

As per Wednesday, August 16, the company rating was initiated by Evercore. Cowen Inc set a $68.00 price target on Abbott Laboratories and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a research note on Thursday, October 19th. Independent Franchise Partners LLP grew its stake in shares of Abbott Laboratories by 0.8% during the second quarter. Stockholders of record on Friday, October 13th were issued a dividend of $0.265 per share. (more...)
Snapchat's new smart filters use object recognition technology Snapchat's new smart filters use object recognition technology
- November 29, 2017

Interestingly, the update comes ahead of the company's planned revamp of the app in a bid to make it more attractive to users. Object recognition essentially tries to analyze the surrounding for a particular object, thing or scenery to provide relevant information. (more...)
Trump's Fed chair nominee says Wall Street regulations are 'tough enough' Trump's Fed chair nominee says Wall Street regulations are 'tough enough'
- November 29, 2017

While he stressed that the final decision on the key lending rate will be made at the Dec 12-13 monetary policy meeting, "conditions are supportive of doing that". No Senate committee or floor vote has been scheduled yet, but Powell is expected to win confirmation before Yellen's term expires in early February. (more...)
Cineworld in talks with Regal Entertainment about merger Cineworld in talks with Regal Entertainment about merger
- November 29, 2017

Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE: RGC ) attracting analysts when it go through a change of 4.64% in the current trading session to trade at $17.37. The Price to Sales ratio, for example, is 0.92 for Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE: RGC ), while the industry Price to Sales ratio is now 2.14. (more...)