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Och-Ziff Capital Management Group LLC
- August 12, 2017

The short ratio in the company's stock is documented at 1.43 and the short float is around of 1.82%. The stock stands almost $1.76 off versus the 52-week high of $4.78 and $0.87 above the 52-week low of $2.15. Lpl Lc has 18,958 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Citigroup upgraded Och-Ziff Capital Management Group LLC (NYSE:OZM) on Monday, November 7 to "Neutral" rating. (more...)
U.S. stocks fall again on North Korea tensions
- August 12, 2017

The dollar weakened after news that United States producer prices unexpectedly fell in July, recording their biggest drop in almost a year and pointing to a further moderation in inflation that could delay a Federal Reserve interest rate increase. (more...)
Nikkei flat as North Korea fears recede; financial stocks tumble Nikkei flat as North Korea fears recede; financial stocks tumble
- August 12, 2017

USA stocks closed slightly lower Wednesday, making up much of the ground they lost earlier after a rare batch of earnings disappointments by Walt Disney and other big companies. The VIX rose further on Wednesday, rising as far as 12.11, its highest in nearly a month. THE QUOTE: "Risk-averse sentiment is dominating global equities markets, and USA indices have retraced from record levels over the last two days". (more...)
Simmering North Korea tensions knock back Wall Street
- August 12, 2017

The broad-based S&P 500 was hit even harder, dropping 1.5 percent to close at 2,438.22, while the tech-rich Nasdaq Composite Index lost 2.2 percent 6,216.87. Investors instead turned to safe-haven assets such as gold , pushing it to a two-month high, and the Japanese yen rose. Michael Kors climbed 21.5 percent after the luxury handbag and apparel designer and retailer's latest quarterly results beat analysts' forecasts as sales improved. (more...)
Restaurants urged to check their eggs as Fipronil scandal worsens Restaurants urged to check their eggs as Fipronil scandal worsens
- August 12, 2017

The eggs came from farms in the Netherlands and were used as one ingredient in processed foods, such as sandwich fillings. Authorities in the Netherlands , Belgium and Germany recalled millions of eggs at the start of the month after the discovery of fipronil in batches delivered to supermarkets . (more...)
BlackRock Insured Municipal Income Inves
- August 12, 2017

Morgan Stanley controls 20,164 shares worth $285,000. J P Morgan Chase & Co lowered their price target on BlackRock LT Municipal Advantage Trust from GBX 330 ($4.30) to GBX 290 ($3.78) and set a "neutral" rating for the company in a report on Wednesday, July 5th. (more...)
Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD) Position Boosted by Keel Point LLC
- August 12, 2017

Finally, Thomas J. Herzfeld Advisors Inc. acquired a new stake in shares of Gilead Sciences during the fourth quarter worth about $143,000. The stock was trading on below-average volume. Vista Outdoor had 20 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Finally, BMO Capital Markets restated an "outperform" rating and set a $82.00 target price (up from $72.00) on shares of Gilead Sciences in a research note on Thursday, July 27th. (more...)
Modric Misses First Leg of Spanish Super Cup Modric Misses First Leg of Spanish Super Cup
- August 12, 2017

The Spaniards won the game 2-1. That is all I can say. "We are here: him, me and all the other players, and all the fans are here for tomorrow's match only". "So for us to come here and do the positive things we did, I think we have to keep that positive feeling into the new season, and into the Champions League in September". (more...)
Analyzing Profit-Making Efficiency: Bunge Limited (BG), Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (DLR) Analyzing Profit-Making Efficiency: Bunge Limited (BG), Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (DLR)
- August 12, 2017

It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Caleres, Inc.is a global footwear retailer and wholesaler. The P/E ratio is now 38.24 and the market cap of the company is 9.54B. It also upped Jpmorgan Chase & Co (AMJ) stake by 175,780 shares and now owns 651,448 shares. Susquehanna Limited Liability Partnership reported 14,083 shares. (more...)
Wall St set to open flat after inflation data, N.Korea tensions
- August 12, 2017

The Korean won also continued to skid, down 0.45 per cent to 1,147.2, falling below its 200-day moving average for the first time in a month. The negative headlines provided many investors with an opportunity to pocket some of their recent gains following a string of record highs fueled by strong corporate earnings. (more...)
Amalgamated Bank Significantly Increases Its Ownership in Merck & Company, Inc. (new) (MRK) Amalgamated Bank Significantly Increases Its Ownership in Merck & Company, Inc. (new) (MRK)
- August 12, 2017

It has outperformed by 0.16% the S&P500. Bridge Creek Capital Management LLC's holdings in Merck & were worth $275,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. A number of brokerages have issued reports on MRK. The rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets on Wednesday, July 19 with "Buy". The rating was maintained by Jefferies with "Sell" on Thursday, May 25. (more...)
Wall Street falls as investors flee risk on North Korea concerns
- August 12, 2017

The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 163 points, or 0.74%, to 21,886, the S&P 500 lost 31 points, or 1.23%, to 2,443 and the Nasdaq Composite dropped 117 points, or 1.84%, to 6,236. Tokyo's Nikkei 225 share index closed down 1.3pc at its lowest since June 1 as the strong yen hit exporters, while South Korea's KOSPI index fell 1.1pc to seven-week lows. (more...)
Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc
- August 12, 2017

Livingston Group Asset Management Southport Capital Management bought 458,261 shares as the company's stock declined 11.27% while stock markets rallied. Paradigm Asset Mgmt Limited Liability owns 2,200 shares. From the opening price, the stock has seen a change of -0.22% recently clocking in with a price of $13.56. (more...)
Analysts Opinions on: Physicians Realty Trust (DOC) Analysts Opinions on: Physicians Realty Trust (DOC)
- August 12, 2017

Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 2,103,789 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock worth $43,695,000 after buying an additional 46,441 shares in the last quarter. If you are accessing this story on another publication, it was stolen and republished in violation of United States and global trademark & copyright laws. (more...)
Tensions over North Korea weigh on stocks but boost gold Tensions over North Korea weigh on stocks but boost gold
- August 12, 2017

The diplomatic move came hours after Pyongyang raised the stakes by announcing it was "seriously examining" a plan to "interdict" USA forces based in the Pacific territory of Guam with four ballistic missile strikes nearby. The same goes for Guam - for the most part. "So I think it's important to be very strong". Japan said Thursday it is ready to protect Guam , with the country's defense minister saying its military is capable of shooting down North Korean missiles before they ... (more...)
Stock markets extend losses at open
- August 12, 2017

The S&P 500 index had its biggest one-day drop in nearly three months on Thursday as investors fled riskier assets, with technology stocks leading the charge, in response to an increasingly aggressive exchange of threats between the United States and North Korea . (more...)
Gold Prices Hit 2-Month Highs, Defensive Demand Continues
- August 12, 2017

The benchmark index tumbled 1.3 percent on Wednesday to hit the weakest closing level since May 31 in the wake of U.S. President Donald Trump's " fire and fury " warning to North Korea. The latest US CPI data will also be an important market focus on Friday and there will be a constant threat of choppy trading conditions given a lack of liquidity. (more...)
Gold steady near 2-mth highs as N. Korea tensions lend support
- August 12, 2017

The VIX, a measure of how much volatility investors expect in stocks, jumped 10 .4 percent. The VIX rose further on Wednesday, rising as far as 12.11, its highest in nearly a month. The USD/CHF is down 0.20% and trading at 0.9718 Swiss Francs , off the session low of 0.97090 Swiss Francs. Switzerland's franc on Wednesday posted its biggest single-day rise against the euro since the central bank removed its cap on the currency in January 2015. (more...)
Wall St opens lower as N.Korea tensions escalate Wall St opens lower as N.Korea tensions escalate
- August 12, 2017

With the tense mood pushing European shares down for a third day and Wall Street set to fall again, global stocks were on course for their worst week since Donald Trump won November's USA presidential election. The dollar last changed hands at 108.96 yen, down 0.2 percent. The dollar weakened after news that USA producer prices unexpectedly fell in July, recording their biggest drop in almost a year and pointing to a further moderation in inflation that could delay a Federal Reserve ... (more...)
Seoul shares open lower amid tensions over North Korea Seoul shares open lower amid tensions over North Korea
- August 12, 2017

On the futures market the SPI is 6 points higher. "Military solutions are now fully in place, locked and loaded , should North Korea act unwisely". U.S. Treasury long-dated yields dropped to six-week lows, pressured by U.S. Kohl's, Macy's, Blue Apron, Canada Goose, News Corp., Nordstrom, and Snap will be some of the leading brands set to publish earnings before and after the bell. (more...)
Southwestern Energy Company (NYSE:SWN): Are Traders Shorting This Stock? Southwestern Energy Company (NYSE:SWN): Are Traders Shorting This Stock?
- August 12, 2017

Southwestern Energy Company had 81 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Past 5 years growth of Southwestern Energy Company (NYSE: SWN ) observed at -34.96%, looking forward for the next 5 years it has a strong prediction of 20.9% over growth. (more...)
Trump shares favorable polls Trump shares favorable polls
- August 12, 2017

King has been harshly critical of Trump in the past, saying his control of the USA nuclear arsenal is " worse than any horror story I ever wrote " and mocking his claims that former President Barack ObamaBarack ObamaBiden endorses Dem in Alabama Senate primary Rice: US has failed in denuclearization of North Korea Trump threatens McConnell MORE wiretapped him with a short story . (more...)
Insiders Selling, Short Interest Growing Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) Insiders Selling, Short Interest Growing Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU)
- August 12, 2017

BTC Capital Management Inc.'s holdings in Prudential Financial were worth $3,921,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Ifm Investors Pty Ltd bolstered its position by buying 6,013 shares an increase of 107.3% in the quarter. The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, September 14th. Bancorporation Of Ny Mellon Corp invested in 0.19% or 6.38 million shares. (more...)
Wynn Resorts, Limited (WYNN) Stake Held by Hussman Strategic Advisors Inc Wynn Resorts, Limited (WYNN) Stake Held by Hussman Strategic Advisors Inc
- August 12, 2017

The Company's Macau Operations include Wynn Macau and Wynn Palace. Moving ahead and check, how analysts are seeing this stock in term of rating and estimates. Finally, Texas Yale Capital Corp. purchased a new position in Wynn Resorts, Limited during the first quarter worth about $229,000. The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, August 22nd. (more...)
Sales of gold bars rising amid rising tension on peninsular
- August 12, 2017

The Standard & Poor's 500 index fell 7 points, or 0.3 percent, to 2,467. Wall Street's widely followed measure of market anxiety, the CBOE Volatility index , was up 0.79 points at 16.77 on Friday, its highest since November. Selling was broad. Declining issues outnumbered advancing ones on the NYSE 6-to-1; on Nasdaq , a 3.60-to-1 ratio favoured decliners. "European indices are following their Asian counterparts lower once more today, as the risk aversion seen over the past two ... (more...)