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Bank of England to keep polymer notes despite protests Bank of England to keep polymer notes despite protests
- August 10, 2017

British vegetarians will have to carry on using United Kingdom banknotes that contain traces of animal fat after the Bank of England decided not to switch to another product following controversy late past year. It said: "The case for moving to polymer banknotes remains compelling". "Polymer is also stronger than cotton-paper and so notes will last longer, remain in better condition and deliver environmental benefits". (more...)
Doyle Wealth Management Takes Position in Discovery Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:DISCK)
- August 10, 2017

Here are some other firms who have updated their holdings. 05/22/2014 - Discovery Communications , Inc. had its " rating reiterated by analysts at Sanford C. Discovery Communications, Inc. (DISCA)'s RSI (Relative Strength Index) is 34.29. "(NASDAQ:DISCK)" was reported by Sports Perspectives and is the sole property of of Sports Perspectives. (more...)
Cliftonlarsonallen Wealth Advisors LLC Boosts Stake in Rockwell Collins, Inc. (COL) Cliftonlarsonallen Wealth Advisors LLC Boosts Stake in Rockwell Collins, Inc. (COL)
- August 10, 2017

Institutional owners hold 72.00% stake in the company while Insiders ownership held at 0.30%. Finally, CWM LLC raised its stake in shares of Rockwell Collins by 71.5% in the first quarter. Price earnings ratio (P/E) ratio of Rockwell Collins, Inc. As a company's earnings per share being to rise, so does their market value per share. TRADEMARK VIOLATION WARNING: This story was originally posted by StockNewsTimes and is the sole property of of StockNewsTimes. (more...)
TUI sees summer trading in line with expectations TUI sees summer trading in line with expectations
- August 10, 2017

The Group reiterated guidance of at least 10% growth in underlying EBITA in 2016/17. Remarkably this is the first time the group has ever reported an underlying profit for the first nine months of the year. TUI said a successful rebrand saw Benelux, the economic union of Belgium, the Netherlands, and Luxembourg, show an improvement in the quarter following the terrorist attacks on Brussels Airport past year. (more...)
Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO) Given New $14.00 Price Target at Citigroup Inc
- August 10, 2017

JFS Wealth Advisors LLC raised its stake in shares of Marathon Oil Corporation by 27.6% in the second quarter. Guardian Life Insurance Co. of America now owns 2,036 shares of the oil and gas company's stock valued at $103,000 after buying an additional 14 shares during the last quarter. (more...)
Dutch, Belgian police conduct raids in contaminated eggs case Dutch, Belgian police conduct raids in contaminated eggs case
- August 10, 2017

Marieke van der Molen of the Dutch National Prosecutor's Office says investigators from the country's food safety watchdog are conducting the raids in the Netherlands. The Food Standards Agency made the announcement today, and revealed that the products affected are mainly sandwich fillings or other chilled foods. (more...)
Stock Buzzer: Pacific Biosciences of California, Inc. (PACB)
- August 10, 2017

Valuation Ratios of Pacific Biosciences of California , Inc. These firms have also modified their investment in PACB. Gilder Gagnon Howe & Co. The counter witnessed a trading volume of 0.96 million shares versus an average volume of 1.78 million shares during last trading session. (more...)
Physicians Realty Trust (NYSE:DOC) Shares Bought by Sit Investment Associates Inc Physicians Realty Trust (NYSE:DOC) Shares Bought by Sit Investment Associates Inc
- August 10, 2017

NY owned about 0.07% of Physicians Realty Trust worth $1,990,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. A number of other institutional investors have also recently modified their holdings of BDN. 309647 shares were traded on Independence Realty Trust, Inc.'s last session. On average, analysts expect Lexington Realty Trust to post $0.97 EPS for the current fiscal year and $1.01 EPS for the next fiscal year. (more...)
Stocks fall on Trump's North Korea warning; dollar up after data
- August 10, 2017

The dollar notched a two-month trough on the safe-haven Japanese yen and was last down 0.3 percent at 109.99. Traders said hedge funds had cut leveraged bets against the franc, prompted in part by worries about increased U.S. Sterling GBP= was last trading at $1.2986, down 0.35 percent on the day. Yields on core government debt fell. The franc was not the only beneficiary to the risk-off sentiment sweeping markets. (more...)
Tata Motors Ltd (NYSE:TTM) Set to Announce Earnings on Wednesday
- August 10, 2017

It has outperformed by 45.93% the S&P500. Shares of Tata Motors Ltd (NYSE:TTM) traded up 0.15% during midday trading on Tuesday, reaching $34.01. Over the past month the firm's stock is -2.64%, 2.32% for the last quarter, -10.87% for the past six-months and -14.00% for the previous year. (more...)
TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation (AMTD) Position Reduced by First Quadrant LP CA
- August 10, 2017

The financial services provider reported $0.44 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.41 by $0.03. The business had revenue of $931 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $897.98 million. (more...)
Gold, silver shine as geopolitical tension rises
- August 10, 2017

The euro dipped 0.1 percent to $1.1737 but the single European currency has been slipping this week against the dollar, having hit a more than 2 1/2-year high of $1.1892 on August 2. This morning sees an end to the economic data drought with the release of the Reserve bank monetary policy statement. The Australian dollar, which rose to a 19-month high near 90.00 yen late in July, was down 0.7 percent at 86.67 yen after slipping to a one-month low of 86.23 yen. (more...)
Homelessness in Wales is set to rise according to charity Homelessness in Wales is set to rise according to charity
- August 10, 2017

The number of families affected by homelessness is expected to rise by more than double in the next two decades, with over 200,000 more households affected by 2041, a report has warned. A Welsh Government spokesman said: "An evaluation report of our homelessness legislation published on Tuesday found the increased focus on prevention introduced under the Housing (Wales) Act has helped prevent homelessness for a larger number of people than previously". (more...)
Safe-haven currencies rise as North Korea tensions brew Safe-haven currencies rise as North Korea tensions brew
- August 10, 2017

Oil prices fell for a third day on doubts over OPEC's ability to limit supply. Banks and utilities had some of the biggest gains. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 36.64 points, or 0.17 per cent, to 22,048.7, the S&P 500 lost 0.9 points, or 0.04 per cent, to 2,474.02 and the Nasdaq Composite dropped 18.13 points, or 0.28 per cent, to 6,352.33. (more...)
Investors seek safe bets as Wall Street closes lower Investors seek safe bets as Wall Street closes lower
- August 10, 2017

President Donald Trump said on Tuesday that USA threats from Pyongyang would be met with "fire and fury", which prompted North Korea to say it was considering plans for a missile strike on the US pacific territory of Guam. In overseas trading, stock markets across the Asia-Pacific region moved mostly lower during trading on Wednesday. Chinese blue chips closed flat but Hong Kong's Hang Seng fell 0.4pc. (more...)
Sentry Investments Corp. Bought A Little More CVS Health Corporation (CVS) Stock Sentry Investments Corp. Bought A Little More CVS Health Corporation (CVS) Stock
- August 10, 2017

About 809,134 shares traded. It has underperformed by 41.10% the S&P500. Thompson Rubinstein Investment Management Inc. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this hyperlink . Finally, Leerink Swann set a $90.00 price target on CVS Health Corporation and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a research report on Tuesday, June 27th. (more...)
Featured Stock to See: Applied Materials, Inc. (AMAT)
- August 10, 2017

It has outperformed by 104.70% the S&P500. The institutional investor owned 66,700 shares of the manufacturing equipment provider's stock after buying an additional 300 shares during the period. (NASDAQ:AMAT) or 5,000 shares. Newman Dignan And Sheerar has 0.14% invested in Applied Materials, Inc. It worsened, as 64 investors sold AMAT shares while 272 reduced holdings. (more...)
Gabelli Weighs in on Dominion Diamond Corp's FY2018 Earnings (DDC)
- August 10, 2017

Finally, Levin Capital Strategies L.P. acquired a new position in Dominion Diamond Corporation during the first quarter worth approximately $235,000. The firm had revenue of $211 million during the quarter. Dominion Diamond Corporation had a positive return on equity of 1.46% and a negative net margin of 1.07%. (more...)
Southern owner loses West Midlands rail franchise after 10 years Southern owner loses West Midlands rail franchise after 10 years
- August 10, 2017

ABELLIO has won the West Midlands franchise, ending a decade of control by Govia. That includes the promise of an additional service per hour between Birmingham and Shrewsbury by the end of next year, doubling the number of West Midlands network trains running between Shropshire and the Second City. (more...)
Iamgold Corporation (NYSE:IAG) Sale Analysis
- August 10, 2017

These analysts have also projected a High Estimate of $0.02/share. The shares were sold at an average price of C$6.72, for a total value of C$302,400.00. The stock touched 52-week High of $5.81 on 06/14/17 and 52-week Low of $3.14 on 10/07/16. ILLEGAL ACTIVITY NOTICE: "Canaccord Genuity Raises IAMGOLD Corp (IMG) Price Target to C$9.50" was posted by Markets Daily and is the sole property of of Markets Daily. (more...)
Shares slip, yen and gold gain as Korea tensions escalate Shares slip, yen and gold gain as Korea tensions escalate
- August 10, 2017

Sydney was a rare bright spot in Asia-Pacific with stocks closing 0.4 percent up as Australia's biggest bank posted record annual profits. Markets saw a tentative recovery in risk appetite in overnight USA and early Asian trading, but anxiety mounted again as Asian stocks fell back and London, Frankfurt and Paris dropped 0.5-1.2 percent in Europe. (more...)
BB&T Corp Buys 33 Shares of Liberty Property Trust (LPT)
- August 10, 2017

During the same period a year ago, the firm earned $2.74 EPS. Receive News & Ratings Via Email - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter . (more...)
Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) Sees Volume Pop in Session Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) Sees Volume Pop in Session
- August 10, 2017

Bank of America Corporation announced that its board has approved a share buyback plan on Wednesday, June 28th that permits the company to buyback $12.00 billion in outstanding shares. BNP Paribas upgraded GKN plc (ADR) (OTCMKTS:GKNLY) on Monday, September 21 to "Outperform" rating. The rating was maintained by Oppenheimer with "Hold" on Wednesday, August 2. (more...)
Investors Sell Wells Fargo & Company (WFC) on Strength Investors Sell Wells Fargo & Company (WFC) on Strength
- August 10, 2017

The Old Second National Bank Of Aurora holds 3,455 shares with $190,000 value, down from 76,096 last quarter. Washington Reit Sbi now has $2.51 billion valuation. Therefore 42% are positive. Wells Fargo & Company had 81 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Evercore ISI reiterated an outperform rating and set a $64.00 target price on shares of Wells Fargo & in a research note on Tuesday, April 18th. (more...)
Bbva Compass Bancshares Inc. Sells 247 Shares of Shire PLC (SHPG)
- August 10, 2017

The stock declined 0.98% or $0.55 reaching $55.37 per share. Shire PLC (NASDAQ: SHPG ) last released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, May 2nd. On Tuesday, January 12 the stock rating was upgraded by Credit Suisse to "Outperform". Telsey Advisory Group maintained the stock with "Market Perform" rating in Wednesday, March 1 report. (more...)