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Stocks Views And Recommendations: Microsoft Corporation (MSFT), ConocoPhillips (COP)
- December 12, 2017

The stock's traded 24.49 million shares in session while it holds an average volume of 20.69 million shares. The most recent shifts in number of shares owned by institutions came on September 30, 2017 when Capital World Investors sold 13.52 million shares from its total ownership of 321.4 million. (more...)
Passenger Arrested After Making Threats On Flight To Sacramento Passenger Arrested After Making Threats On Flight To Sacramento
- December 12, 2017

The airline confirmed she had been caught by another passenger smoking on board and tampering with a smoke detector in the plane's bathroom. When a reporter from CBS 13 asked Curbelo why she made the threat, she replied that she was confused by her behavior. (more...)
Numeric Investors LLC Takes Position in Starbucks Corporation (SBUX)
- December 12, 2017

Union Bankshares Corp now owns 3,508 shares of the coffee company's stock valued at $204,000 after buying an additional 14 shares in the last quarter. Mycio Wealth Partners Ltd invested 0.03% in Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ: SBUX ). Cypress Asset Mngmt Inc Tx reported 0.1% in Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ: SBUX ). (more...)
Woman forced off of flight after breastfeeding child as passengers boarded plane Woman forced off of flight after breastfeeding child as passengers boarded plane
- December 12, 2017

Seeing that I did not stop breastfeeding him promptly, they went back and at that point must have called the captain. Fellow passengers who saw the incident unfold said they were "disgusted" by how Spirit treated the family. In April, United Airlines made headlines when a video surfaced of security agents dragging a passenger off a plane; in 2013, an easyJet passenger alleged he was initially prevented from boarding a flight after complaining about a delay on Twitter (easyJet issued an ... (more...)
Spa City officials oppose FCC's plans to repeal net neutrality Spa City officials oppose FCC's plans to repeal net neutrality
- December 12, 2017

The debate over "net neutrality" isn't really about net neutrality per se, Pai says, but is actually about something called "paid prioritization", in which content producers can pay internet companies to ensure bits get to consumer faster, like taking a toll road to get somewhere instead of taking a public highway. (more...)
Providence may merge with Ascension to design a huge hospital network Providence may merge with Ascension to design a huge hospital network
- December 11, 2017

The talks are being reported by the Wall Street Journal , but no deal is imminent. Now the largest US hospital operator is the for-profit Hospital Corp. Ascension and Providence St. Joseph Health, both nonprofits, are talking about combining, according to people familiar with the discussions... Last week, two massive mergers formed three days apart: UnitedHealth Group announced the acquisition of DaVita Medical Group, a physician and clinic network, for $4.9 billion on Wednesday. (more...)
Group says Site C approval will have 'grave consequences' for NDP Group says Site C approval will have 'grave consequences' for NDP
- December 11, 2017

Craig Benjamin, Amnesty Canada's Indigenous Rights campaigner, said forcing 70 Peace Valley residents like Ken and Arlene Boon from their homes or property for Site C contravenes United Nations guidelines protecting the right to housing "which is not just your immediate home but the place where you live and raise your family". (more...)
Lookout for Price Target? Rowan Companies plc (RDC), Brandywine Realty Trust (BDN)
- December 11, 2017

It has outperformed by 34.70% the S&P500. California State Teachers Retirement System decreased Boyd Gaming Corp (BYD) stake by 9.45% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Da Davidson reported 1,500 shares. Therefore 59% are positive. The firm has "Hold" rating by KeyBanc Capital Markets given on Friday, September 22. On Monday, September 18 the stock rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with "Hold". (more...)
Occidental Petroleum Corp (NYSE:OXY) Institutional Investors Sentiment Unchanged in 2017 Q2
- December 11, 2017

Occidental Petroleum Corporation (OXY) exchanged hands at an unexpectedly low level of 3.06 million shares over the course of the day. It has underperformed by 35.67% the S&P500. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.95 in Q2 2017. Its down 0.08, from 1.03 in 2017Q1. It dived, as 82 investors sold OXY shares while 326 reduced holdings. (more...)
(NASDAQ:CELG) is Carmignac Gestion's Largest Position
- December 11, 2017

About 3.38 million shares traded. Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ: CELG ) has risen 17.00% since December 11, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 40.38% the S&P500. Blackhill Capital reported 0.62% in Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ: CELG ). The California-based Aperio Gp Inc Ltd Liability Corporation has invested 0.35% in Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ: CELG ). (more...)
Challenges And Opportunities For Southwest Airlines Co. (LUV), Henry Schein, Inc. (HSIC)
- December 11, 2017

Southwest Airlines Co .'s average Free Cash Flow per Share Growth Rate was 5 percent during the past 12 months. It has outperformed by 20.93% the S&P500. It also upped Huntsman Corp (NYSE:HUN) stake by 234,400 shares and now owns 2.79 million shares. Southwest Airlines Co . (NYSE: LUV)'s short interest is 6.94 million shares, or % of the float. (more...)
Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE:KMI) Shares Sold by TD Asset Management Inc Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE:KMI) Shares Sold by TD Asset Management Inc
- December 11, 2017

Mackenzie accumulated 0.08% or 707,051 shares. The institutional investor held 729,462 shares of the public utilities company at the end of 2017Q2, valued at $13.98M, down from 789,156 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Other hedge funds also recently made changes to their positions in the company. (NYSE: KMI ). Broadview Advsrs Limited Liability Com accumulated 40,350 shares. (more...)
AAA December 11 Survey: New Jersey gas prices drop three cents AAA December 11 Survey: New Jersey gas prices drop three cents
- December 11, 2017

Jenkins pointed to other factors as well, including gasoline inventories standing at nearly 6.8 million barrels, the highest since January, and domestic crud oil production topping 9.7 million barrels for the first time since 1971. Good news for motorists as the holiday travel season approaches: Gas prices across the Bradenton-Sarasota region have slipped to five-week lows, and analysts predict another wave of declines in the days ahead. (more...)
Up-to-date Analyst's Assessments: The Kroger Co. (KR), Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO)
- December 11, 2017

Similarly, the Earnings Yield Five Year Average is the five year average operating income or EBIT divided by the current enterprise value. QS Investors LLC grew its stake in Cisco Systems, Inc . Therefore 62% are positive. As regular trading ended, Cisco Systems, Inc . (NASDAQ: CSCO ) has "Hold" rating given on Tuesday, October 24 by Needham. (more...)
Calamos Advisors LLC Reduces Position in Schlumberger Limited. (NYSE:SLB)
- December 11, 2017

Analysts await Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB) to report earnings on January, 19. It has underperformed by 20.00% the S&P500. 132.81 million shares or 1.53% more from 130.80 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. The firm owned 6,004 shares of the oil and gas company's stock after purchasing an additional 2,001 shares during the quarter. Salem Management has 42,492 shares for 1.56% of their portfolio. (more...)
Ten $100 dollar bills found during Red Kettle Campaign Ten $100 dollar bills found during Red Kettle Campaign
- December 11, 2017

Donations provide money for numerous Salvation Army's programs so officials want to staff as many sites as possible. "I get it, they probably did it because times are tough, we'd love to help", Hanson said. "There is no minimum or maximum donation". Friday and Saturday, they displayed a giant red kettle at various locations in Mansfield to serve as a reminder to citizens to donate money to support their local Salvation Army. (more...)
LinkedIn: Germany spy agency alleges Chinese intrusion LinkedIn: Germany spy agency alleges Chinese intrusion
- December 11, 2017

BfV had released many fake profiles that might have been used for cyber espionage . The BfV says the focus of the North Caucasian Islamist scene is in eastern states such as Brandenburg and Berlin , but that there are also so-called hot spots in the western states of North-Rhine Westphalia, Hamburg and Bremen. (more...)
(COST) Position Cut by PGGM Investments (COST) Position Cut by PGGM Investments
- December 11, 2017

In other Costco Wholesale news, VP Richard A. Galanti sold 5,000 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction dated Friday, October 20th. The institutional investor held 4,450 shares of the department and specialty retail stores company at the end of 2017Q2, valued at $712,000, down from 54,094 at the end of the previous reported quarter. (more...)
Watch a young runner help struggling woman finish - and win - Dallas Marathon Watch a young runner help struggling woman finish - and win - Dallas Marathon
- December 11, 2017

Luterman, of the Dallas suburb Addison, was running the final two miles of the race with Self, a psychiatrist from NY, as part of a relay team with her elite high school, the Greenhill Academy. "There are opportunities to help everyone everywhere", she said. The distance between her and the next closest runner was large enough (more than two minutes) that she would have finished first, even without assistance. (more...)
HSBC share price: Group no longer faces prosecution threat in US HSBC share price: Group no longer faces prosecution threat in US
- December 11, 2017

The Asia-focused lender entered the agreement in 2012 and paid a $1.9 billion fine for failing to prevent Mexican cartels from laundering money through the bank. The agreement also saw the appointment of an independent compliance monitor who produced annual assessments of the effectiveness of the group's anti-money laundering and sanctions compliance programme. (more...)
Supermassive black hole from early universe is farthest ever found Supermassive black hole from early universe is farthest ever found
- December 11, 2017

The findings by the Carnegie Observatories' Eduardo Banados have been published by the journal Nature on Wednesday. Throughout the time of this newest quasar, the universe was arising from the Dark Ages. "This great distance makes such objects extremely faint when viewed from Earth". Between 20 and 100 quasars as bright and as distant as the quasar discovered by Bañados and his team are predicted to exist over the whole sky, so this is a major discovery that will provide fundamental ... (more...)
Fidelity MSCI Financials ETF (FNCL) Rises 0.52% for Dec 10
- December 11, 2017

Migdal Insurance & Financial Holdings Ltd. grew its holdings in iShares MSCI Turkey ETF by 20.5% in the 2nd quarter. Advisors Preferred LLC purchased a new stake in iShares MSCI Turkey ETF in the 2nd quarter valued at $112,000. The ETF is -13.53% of its 52-Week High and 14.48% of its low, and is now having ATR of 0.38. TRADEMARK VIOLATION WARNING: "iShares MSCI Japan ETF ( EWJ ) is FDO Partners LLC's 4th Largest Position" was first published by StockNewsTimes and is owned by of StockNewsTimes. (more...)
Rose McGowan SLAMS 'Fake' Alyssa Milano For Supporting Harvey Weinstein's Estranged Wife! Rose McGowan SLAMS 'Fake' Alyssa Milano For Supporting Harvey Weinstein's Estranged Wife!
- December 11, 2017

Celebrity Insider reported earlier that Rose took to Twitter to tell Milano that she makes her "want to vomit" and gave her a "body flashback". "Well done, fake one", she tweeted on December 8, sharing an article about Milano and Chapman. (more...)
Investec admits Steinhoff exposure could make small dent in profits Investec admits Steinhoff exposure could make small dent in profits
- December 11, 2017

Steinhoff's shares were up as much as 24% in early trading in Frankfurt, where the company has its primary listing. The announcement comes after shares in Steinhoff plummeted last week with the firm's chief executive quitting as an investigation into accounting irregularities was opened, PA reports. (more...)
Bitcoin surges by 25% as futures trading begins Bitcoin surges by 25% as futures trading begins
- December 11, 2017

It marks a 1,600% rise since the start of the year, when Bitcoin was trading at around $968 (£723.19), and a 157% rise since November 1st. The price of a bitcoin was $16,571.03 as of 3:40 a.m. The futures rose $540 to $16,000 on the Chicago Board Options Exchange. Demand caused outages and delays on CBOE's website, but it said trading had not been disrupted. (more...)