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Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Shares Bought by North Star Investment Management Corp
- August 01, 2017

Pegasus Partners Ltd.'s holdings in Facebook were worth $565,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Dgh Investments Inc. holds 97.56% of its portfolio in Facebook Inc for 1.07 million shares. The original version of this report can be accessed at https://www.themarketsdaily.com/2017/07/31/facebooks-nasdaqfb-buy-rating-reiterated-at-needham-company-llc-updated.html. (more...)
Precision Drilling Corporation (NASDAQ:PDS) To Report Earnings
- August 01, 2017

Other institutional investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co. increased its position in Precision Drilling Corporation by 8.5% in the second quarter. The Stock now has a Weekly Volatility of 4.77% and Monthly Volatility of 5.60%. Princeton Alpha Management LP now owns 37,809 shares of the oil and gas company's stock worth $178,000 after buying an additional 5,861 shares in the last quarter. (more...)
European states bid to host UK-based EU bodies European states bid to host UK-based EU bodies
- August 01, 2017

This service will be provided to assist EMA staff and their families with identifying appropriate accommodation, schools, jobs for spouses/partners and other practical issues such as banking assistance, moving personal belongings and sourcing language lessons. (more...)
BT offers $778 million to sort out rural broadband BT offers $778 million to sort out rural broadband
- August 01, 2017

In a statement , Culture Secretary Karen Bradley said: "We warmly welcome BT's offer and now will look at whether this or a regulatory approach works better for homes and businesses". "The voluntary agreements now in place between broadband providers and Ofcom to ensure that customers are compensated for poor service do not hold providers to account", said Grant Shapps MP, chair of BIG. (more...)
Bitcoin Price Surges Despite Hard Fork Imminence, Moving Towards All-Time High Bitcoin Price Surges Despite Hard Fork Imminence, Moving Towards All-Time High
- August 01, 2017

But now, a majority of "miners" - the core bitcoin users who verify bitcoin transactions around the world - has signaled support. This means that your customers will not be able to pay a BitPay invoice using BCC. Karen pledged to credit clients with Bitcoin cash equal to their current holdings of bitcoin . Whilst the arrival of another cryptocurrency derived from Bitcoin's source code is not newsworthy in itself, the fact that Bitcoin Cash shares a common transaction history ... (more...)
Davidson gets second straight walk-off victor; White Sox tip Jays Davidson gets second straight walk-off victor; White Sox tip Jays
- August 01, 2017

Abreu, who was close to the play, said he didn't know which player to tend to first. Garcia remembers calling for the ball, but wasn't quibbling about Moncada not hearing his voice over the crowd while sprinting full speed, especially not when they were in adjacent beds in the training room. (more...)
EBay India formally part of Flipkart as merger concludes EBay India formally part of Flipkart as merger concludes
- August 01, 2017

Snapdeal's founders, Kunal Bahl and Rohit Bansal , had previously spoken out about their concerns that their rights and shares over the company, as well as those of their early investors such as Nexus Venture Partner and PremjiInvest, could stand to lose out should a merger go through. (more...)
Louisiana State Employees Retirement System Raises Position in Wells Fargo & Company Louisiana State Employees Retirement System Raises Position in Wells Fargo & Company
- August 01, 2017

The stock rose 1.53% or $0.82 reaching $54.12 per share. About shares traded. Coastway Bancorp Inc (NASDAQ:CWAY) has risen 60.97% since July 31, 2016 and is uptrending. Raffles Lp holds 2.1% of its portfolio in Coastway Bancorp Inc (NASDAQ:CWAY) for 162,000 shares. The Kansas-based Vantage Investment Ptnrs Lc has invested 40.66% in Wells Fargo & Co (NYSE:WFC). (more...)
SC energy companies ditch nuclear plant plans
- August 01, 2017

The companies said they would use payments from Westinghouse parent company Toshiba to offset potentially higher rates for customers. In October 2015, the Board approved an amended Westinghouse contract that included an option to fix our share of the costs at $6.2 billion, and the Board approved fixing the price at $6.2 billion in June 2016. (more...)
American Airlines Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:AAL) Earns American Airlines Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:AAL) Earns "Buy" Rating from Buckingham Research
- August 01, 2017

Fjarde AP Fonden Fourth Swedish National Pension Fund now owns 4,163 shares of the airline's stock worth $176,000 after buying an additional 2,092 shares in the last quarter. It has been a long while for American Airlines Group Inc., since its IPO date on 9/27/2005. It is positive, as 48 investors sold AAL shares while 206 reduced holdings. (more...)
SBI cuts rate for savings deposit below Rs 1 crore SBI cuts rate for savings deposit below Rs 1 crore
- August 01, 2017

The interest rate offered on those accounts with more than Rs 1 crore balance remains unchanged at 4 percent. The total deposits for SBI and its associates were at Rs 25.8 lakh crore, of which savings account deposits accounted for Rs 9.4 lakh crore, according to data from the bank relating to March 31, 2017. (more...)
Just Group PLC's (JUST) Just Group PLC's (JUST) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at Shore Capital
- August 01, 2017

James's Place plc had its price target raised by analysts at Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. JP Morgan maintained RPC Group PLC (LON:RPC) rating on Friday, March 31. (The) from GBX 1,265 ($16.48) to GBX 1,275 ($16.61). The correct version of this piece of content can be read at https://www.chaffeybreeze.com/2017/07/31/hsbc-holdings-plc-hsba-given-neutral-rating-at-j-p-morgan-chase-co-updated-updated-updated.html. (more...)
Weekly Research Analysts' Ratings Updates for ASOS plc (ASC) Weekly Research Analysts' Ratings Updates for ASOS plc (ASC)
- August 01, 2017

About 22,925 shares traded. After $0.56 actual earnings per share reported by Meritage Homes Corp for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 33.93% EPS growth. Since February 16, 2017, it had 1 insider buy, and 0 insider sales for $1.20 million activity. $8.41M worth of 3M Co (NYSE:MMM) was sold by Shin Hak Cheol on Wednesday, February 8. (more...)
Court Orders FAA to Review 'Shrinking' Airplane Seats Court Orders FAA to Review 'Shrinking' Airplane Seats
- August 01, 2017

The petition, filed in 2015 by the airline consumer organization Flyers Rights , alleged that smaller seat spacing can inhibit passengers' abilities to safely evacuate a plane in the case of emergencies. United Airlines President Scott Kirby told a congressional hearing in May the airline had yet to decide whether to cut pitch to 29 inches in some seats. (more...)
Tesla confirms Tesla Model 3 performance version Tesla confirms Tesla Model 3 performance version
- July 31, 2017

As Tesla's Chief Executive Officer was pitching to a crowd of enthusiastic employees, owners and reservation holders, we learned that Model 3 will come in two battery types: the standard battery price of $35,000 with a range of 220 miles (EPA estimated) and a long range battery price of $44,000 with a range of 310 miles. (more...)
Why new crackdown on unarranged overdrafts can cost everyone more Why new crackdown on unarranged overdrafts can cost everyone more
- July 31, 2017

The UK's Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has published the outcome of its review into high-cost credit, which includes its assessment of the effectiveness of the payday loan price cap. The review stated that 760,000 borrowers were saving £150m per year, firms are less likely to lend to people who can not afford to repay and debt charities are seeing fewer clients with payday lending-related problems. (more...)
Sessions Thinks Trump Was 'Hurtful' But Praises Him As 'Strong Leader' Sessions Thinks Trump Was 'Hurtful' But Praises Him As 'Strong Leader'
- July 31, 2017

For example, Robert Mueller , a former Federal Bureau of Investigation director, was given the assignment of investigating the allegations that Trump and/or persons in his campaign team had engaged in collusion with the Russians to defeat Democratic opponent Hillary Clinton . (more...)
Discovery, Scripps Seek To Tie Up In $12B TV Deal Discovery, Scripps Seek To Tie Up In $12B TV Deal
- July 31, 2017

Discovery Communications said the combined company will account for almost 20 per cent of the ad-supported TV viewership in the USA, bringing together popular TV channels including the Discovery Channel, TLC and Animal Planet, with Scripp's HGTV, Food Network and Travel Channel. (more...)
Euro zone annual inflation rises by 1.3% in July Euro zone annual inflation rises by 1.3% in July
- July 31, 2017

Core inflation, which strips out volatile components and is seen as a more reliable gauge of inflationary pressures, rose to 1.2% in July from 1.1% in June. Energy prices rose at a faster pace of 2.2% after climbing 1.9%. The inflation rate in particular was "very subdued", said Jennifer McKeown of Capital Economics . (more...)
Snapdeal-Flipkart USD 900-950 Million Merger May Fall Apart? Snapdeal-Flipkart USD 900-950 Million Merger May Fall Apart?
- July 31, 2017

Snapdeal Flipkart USD 900-950 Million Merger May Fall Apart Snapdeal-Flipkart USD 900-950 Million Merger May Fall Apart?: After an important meeting between the two parties was canceled, the USD 900-950 million Snapdeal-Flipkart merger which has been making headlines lately, may fall apart. (more...)
Wells Fargo Utilities and High Incm Fund Wells Fargo Utilities and High Incm Fund
- July 31, 2017

The stock declined 0.04% or $0.02 reaching $54.15 per share. Another trade for 7.13 million shares valued at $383.92 million was sold by BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY INC . CARROLL DAVID M had sold 117,704 shares worth $6.95 million. Over the last ninety days, insiders sold 2,570,556 shares of company stock worth $36,001,548. (more...)
NEX Group PLC (NXG) Receives "Overweight" Rating from Barclays PLC
- July 31, 2017

The firm now has a GBX 470 ($6.12) price objective on the specialty pharmaceutical company's stock, up from their previous price objective of GBX 390 ($5.08). The company's 50 day moving average price is GBX 401.61 and its 200-day moving average price is GBX 339.04. The legal version of this article can be viewed at https://sportsperspectives.com/2017/07/30/burberry-group-plcs-lonbrby-overweight-rating-reaffirmed-at-barclays-plc-updated-updated.html. (more...)
Neymar Storms Out Of Barca Training
- July 31, 2017

Barcelona forward Neymar has been involved in a training clash with teammate which continue to spread rumors of his leaving the club. Ligue 1 giants PSG are reportedly willing to activate Neymar's €222m buyout clause in a deal which would see him become the most expensive player in the world. (more...)
HSBC to Launch $2 Billion Buyback HSBC to Launch $2 Billion Buyback
- July 31, 2017

The bank's incoming chairman Mark Tucker, who succeeds Douglas Flint in October, is already considering internal and external candidates to replace Gulliver, who is due to retire next year, a person familiar with the matter said. The stock buyback plan for 2017 shall raise the amount of total stock it has pledged to buy over the past year to $5.5bn. Adjusted pre-tax income was up by US$1.3 billion to US$12 billion in all three of the bank's largest global businesses. (more...)
Rowan Companies PLC (RDC) Receives Sell Rating from Royal Bank Of Canada
- July 31, 2017

The price-to-earnings ratio (P/E) is a valuation method used to compare a company's current share price to its per-share earnings. 12/27/2016 - Rowan Companies plc had its " rating reiterated by analysts at The Zephirin Group. Parkwood LLC bought a new stake in shares of Rowan Companies PLC during the first quarter valued at $198,000. LS Investment Advisors LLC now owns 10,330 shares of the oil and gas company's stock valued at $106,000 after buying an additional 2,050 shares during the ... (more...)