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The Comcast Corporation (CMCSA) Position Boosted by Wheatland Advisors Inc
- December 19, 2017

It has outperformed by 12.26% the S&P500. Ross Margolies increased its stake in Eog Res Inc (EOG) by 1.55% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. Millie Capital Management LLC now owns 59,084 shares of the cable giant's stock worth $2,221,000 after buying an additional 28,073 shares during the last quarter. (more...)
Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Global Equities Research
- December 19, 2017

The stock was sold at an average price of $339.49, for a total transaction of $589,354.64. Cowen & Co has "Sell" rating and $170.0 target. Morgan Stanley maintained Tesla, Inc . The company has a current ratio of 1.09, a quick ratio of 0.71 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.66. Tesla, Inc . ( TSLA ) shares are up 3.03% for the week and that has got investors and traders sitting up and taking note. (more...)
NXP Semiconductors NV (NASDAQ:NXPI) Shares Sold by TD Asset Management Inc
- December 19, 2017

The institutional investor held 1.07 million shares of the transportation company at the end of 2017Q2, valued at $23.35M, down from 1.10M at the end of the previous reported quarter. 22,158 Texas Instruments Incorporated (NASDAQ:TXN) shares with value of $2.13 million were sold by CARP DANIEL A. Investors sentiment increased to 0.68 in Q2 2017. (more...)
Rating Roundup: Office Depot Cmn (ODP)
- December 19, 2017

Also, it has an estimated price-earnings (P/E) multiple of 7.82 and a trailing 12-month price-earnings (P/E) multiple of 7.33. The stock has "Hold" rating by Loop Capital on Tuesday, December 13. Its down 0.02, from 0.8 in 2017Q1. Of those holders, 122 had increased positions amounting to 49.27 million shares, 151 had decreased positions amounting to 51.48 million shares, and 46 holders have a held position accounting for 389.88 million shares. (more...)
Humana to be proactive in healthcare revenue cycle management market Humana to be proactive in healthcare revenue cycle management market
- December 19, 2017

About 47.48 million shares traded or 76.43% up from the average. La-Z-Boy Incorporated (NYSE:LZB) has risen 10.10% since December 17, 2016 and is uptrending. Manufacturers Life The owns 0% invested in Kindred Healthcare, Inc. Parametric Port Associate Lc invested 0% of its portfolio in Ameris Bancorp (NASDAQ:ABCB). (more...)
Record highs on Wall St, driven by tax bill hopes, M&A flurry Record highs on Wall St, driven by tax bill hopes, M&A flurry
- December 19, 2017

Meanwhile, a separate report released by the Federal Reserve showed a smaller than expected increase in industrial production in the month of November. Inc.(CARS) could also be active after news late Monday that activist investor Starboard Value LP bought a 9.9% stake in the company (https://www.wsj.com/articles/activist-starboard-value-buys-9-9-stake-in-cars-com-1513636271). (more...)
Troubled Toys R Us ordered to find £9m for pension pot Troubled Toys R Us ordered to find £9m for pension pot
- December 19, 2017

Toys R Us Holdings' latest set of accounts filed at Companies House show a pension deficit of £18.4m in January, up from £10.25m a year before. Other parts of this plan include closing at least 26 loss-making stores and shedding up to 800 jobs. (more...)
Uber rival Ola buys Foodpanda's India business from Delivery Hero Uber rival Ola buys Foodpanda's India business from Delivery Hero
- December 19, 2017

It announced the all-stock deal today (Dec. 19) in a press release , though it did not disclose the cost of the acquisition. Meanwhile, Foodpanda's rival Swiggy raised $100mn this year; Zomato expanded into logistics; and Uber ( UberEats ) and Google (Aero) entered the sector too. (more...)
Bombardier had 'billions of dollars in subsidies' claims Boeing
- December 19, 2017

Boeing alleges Bombardier can undercut offerings on the US market because of subsidies in Canada. "Boeing is making money hand over fist". "Positive evidence on the record does not show any actual or planned exports by Bombardier to any USA airline", MacNaughton said. (more...)
Ryanair tells pilots it 'grew too fast' - Irish Independent Ryanair tells pilots it 'grew too fast' - Irish Independent
- December 19, 2017

A senior Ryanair executive has described the mood at the airline as wounded, miserable and adversarial, and has pledged to try to turn around the staffing crisis that has forced the company to recognise unions, and triggered the cancellation of thousands of flights. (more...)
Holiday travel chaos ahead after Atlanta airport outage Holiday travel chaos ahead after Atlanta airport outage
- December 19, 2017

But he said he was told it could be Tuesday before he gets a flight home. In addition to that 6 a.m. departure, she said the first flight in today from Atlanta is just delayed about 20 minutes. "This is the worst experience I've ever had at an airport", he said. The company had crews in the field working on the problem and hoped to determine the cause as quickly as possible. (more...)
Comgest Global Investors SAS Lowers Position in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN)
- December 19, 2017

Hilton Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Amazon Com Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $566.73B market cap company. Shares for $536,666 were sold by Reynolds Shelley . $3.25 million worth of stock was sold by WILKE JEFFREY A on Thursday, December 7. Goldman Sachs Group reaffirmed a conviction-buy rating and issued a $1,275.00 target price on shares of Amazon.com in a report on Wednesday, August 9th. (more...)
Law enforcement requests for Facebook user data up 21 percent Law enforcement requests for Facebook user data up 21 percent
- December 19, 2017

The huge increase in requests was largely made up from law enforcement in Mexico, with Facebook saying they restricted a video of a January school shooting in Monterrey. In total, the number of U.S. government account data requests that came with non-disclosure orders grew 50% from the second half of 2016. Meanwhile, there were 52 disruptions of Facebook services in nine countries in the first half of 2017, compared to 43 disruptions in 20 countries in the second half of 2016. (more...)
Active Volume Stock: American Airlines Group Inc. (AAL)
- December 19, 2017

Rwc Asset Management Llp who had been investing in American Airls Group Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $24.43B market cap company. Marianas Fund Lc invested in 112,200 shares. RBC Capital Markets has "Hold" rating and $80.0 target. Da Davidson And owns 0.01% invested in American Airlines Group Inc. (more...)
Ryanair avoids further disruption as Irish pilots suspend planned strike action Ryanair avoids further disruption as Irish pilots suspend planned strike action
- December 19, 2017

The airline said Saturday (Shenzhen: 002291.SZ - news ) it was prepared to meet representatives from Impact, to which the Irish Airline Pilots' Association (IALPA) is affiliated, on Tuesday in a bid to avert the strike. Impact initially responded on Sunday by saying it would not suspend the walk-out until after meeting Ryanair, but announced in a later statement that the strike was off. (more...)
Atlanta Airport Loses Power, Evacuation Underway Atlanta Airport Loses Power, Evacuation Underway
- December 19, 2017

The Federal Aviation Administration stated it will retain normal staffing in the airport's Air Traffic Control tower, where aviation and cargo operations are now open. Customers with cancelled flights may also opt for a refund to the original form of payment. The airline also diverted three planes that were headed to Atlanta when the outage struck, sending them instead to Dallas, Nashville and back to Philadelphia. (more...)
Uber lands on BlackBerry Messenger, confusing everyone Uber lands on BlackBerry Messenger, confusing everyone
- December 19, 2017

Users around the world will have access to this new service, including Indonesia - BBM's largest market - Africa, Asia, Europe, North America, and the Middle East. Why is Uber keen on BBM? The country is also witnessing a surge in ride-hailing business, and will account for 40 percent of the industry in the entire South East Asia region, with $5.1 billion on the cards this year (according to a report from Google and Temasek). (more...)
Virgin billionaire Richard Branson is taking up Hyperloop One chairman role Virgin billionaire Richard Branson is taking up Hyperloop One chairman role
- December 19, 2017

The company is still in the phase of drafting feasibility studies. Virgin entrepreneur Richard Branson is taking up a top leadership position at Virgin Hyperloop One , the transportation startup he recently invested in and rebranded under his empire's name . (more...)
Facebook, Inc. (FB), Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM)
- December 19, 2017

Roof Eidam & Maycock who had been investing in Exxon Mobil Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $353.31B market cap company. The stock increased 0.16% or $0.13 during the last trading session, reaching $83.03. About 4.63M shares traded. It also reduced its holding in American Elec Pwr Inc (NYSE:AEP) by 14,853 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 10,709 shares, and cut its stake in O'reilly Automotive Inc (NASDAQ:ORLY). (more...)
Ford Motor Company (F) Sees Large Decline in Short Interest
- December 19, 2017

Linden Advisors Lp who had been investing in General Motors Co for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $58.17 billion market cap company. Its up 0.18, from 0.97 in 2017Q1. It turned negative, as 75 investors sold GM shares while 286 reduced holdings. Institutional ownership refers to the ownership stake in a company that is held by large financial organizations, pension funds or endowments. (more...)
Princeton Portfolio Strategies Group LLC Holds Stake in Discovery Communications New (DISCA)
- December 19, 2017

It has underperformed by 16.38% the S&P500. The relative volume of the stock is 4.44, while its market cap is $0. It has a 19.53 P/E ratio. Its Media segment includes core advertising, including local and national non-political advertising; political advertising during elections; retransmission that represents satellite and cable networks, and telecommunications companies to carry its television signals; digital that includes digital marketing services and advertising on the stations' ... (more...)
Changes to bin days over Christmas and New Year Changes to bin days over Christmas and New Year
- December 19, 2017

The council has confirmed that only residents due to have collections on Christmas Day (Monday), Boxing Day (Tuesday) and New Year's Day (Monday) will be affected. Wrapping paper: now can not be recycled. Christmas trees can be recycled at the Mt Vernon Green Waste Facility, however, all lights, ornaments, plastic and metal stands must be removed beforehand. (more...)
Akamai Technologies, Inc. - AKAM - Stock Price Today Akamai Technologies, Inc. - AKAM - Stock Price Today
- December 19, 2017

X Elliott Management late Friday disclosed it has taken a 6.5% stake in Cambridge, Mass. -based Akamai . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Private Advisor Grp Limited Liability holds 4,353 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. (NASDAQ: AKAM ) for 402,721 shares. Dupont Cap Mgmt Corporation holds 0% of its portfolio in Akamai Technologies, Inc . (NASDAQ: AKAM ) for 76,458 shares. (more...)
Were Analysts Bearish Incyte Corporation (NASDAQ:INCY) This Week?
- December 19, 2017

The company had a trading volume of 3,300,000 shares, compared to its average volume of 1,422,630. Centene Corporation (NYSE:CNC) has risen 32.56% since December 18, 2016 and is uptrending. Rbf Capital Limited Liability Corp owns 91,770 shares. California Employees Retirement Systems has invested 0% of its portfolio in Neenah Paper, Inc. (more...)
Celgene Corp (CELG) Position Upped by Carmignac Gestion
- December 19, 2017

The stock increased 0.74% or $0.39 during the last trading session, reaching $53.06. About 1.80M shares traded. It has outperformed by 45.78% the S&P500. 219,389 are held by Texas Permanent School Fund. Rnc Cap Ltd Company owns 5,270 shares or 0.05% of their USA portfolio. Waldron LP reported 3,498 shares stake. (more...)