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Flotek Industries, Inc. (NYSE:FTK) Experiences Heavier than Average Trading Volume
- August 18, 2017

Chevron Corp New now has $203.94B valuation. The company is expected to report earnings of $0.07 a share for the next quarter. About 349,709 shares traded. Ameriprise holds 0% of its portfolio in Flotek Industries Inc (NYSE:FTK) for 940,198 shares. That's a potential 121.84 increase relative to where Flotek Industries, Inc. (more...)
White House kills ban on bottled water at National Parks White House kills ban on bottled water at National Parks
- August 18, 2017

The National Park Service says it's discontinuing its "water bottle ban" policy in order to expand hydration options for park visitors."The change in policy comes after a review of the policy's aims and impact in close consultation with Department of the Interior leadership", explains a National Park Service statement about the decision. (more...)
Regions Financial Corporation (RF)- Stocks Showing Promising Performance Assessment
- August 18, 2017

The Salzhauer Michael holds 167,888 shares with $2.41M value, up from 35,600 last quarter. LSV Asset Management now owns 27,572,058 shares of the bank's stock valued at $403,654,000 after buying an additional 295,476 shares during the last quarter. (more...)
General Electric Company (GE) Saw a 52-Week High General Electric Company (GE) Saw a 52-Week High
- August 18, 2017

PHH Investments Ltd. increased its position in shares of General Electric by 105.0% in the first quarter. Since the open, shares have moved 0.10% after recently hitting the $24.66 mark. Argus dropped their price objective on shares of General Electric from $36.00 to $33.00 and set a "buy" rating on the stock in a research report on Monday, April 24th. (more...)
$0.13 EPS Expected for Sportsman's Warehouse Holdings Inc (SPWH) $0.13 EPS Expected for Sportsman's Warehouse Holdings Inc (SPWH)
- August 18, 2017

It is down 44.49% since August 15, 2016 and is downtrending. Sportsmans Warehouse has $16.50 highest and $6.50 lowest target. Trexquant Investment LP now owns 71,361 shares of the company's stock valued at $341,000 after buying an additional 57,280 shares during the last quarter. (more...)
The Cheesecake Factory Incorporated (CAKE) Earns "Hold" Rating from Canaccord Genuity
- August 18, 2017

Cvs Health Corp now has $80.56B valuation. BCE Inc. (USA) (NYSE:BCE) has declined 2.36% since August 17, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 48.43% the S&P500. Page Arthur B reported 3.85% in CVS Health Corp (NYSE:CVS). Nomura Inc, a Japan-based fund reported 10,036 shares. The institutional investor held 25,947 shares of the real estate investment trusts company at the end of 2016Q4, valued at $442,000, down from 63,496 at the end of the previous reported quarter. (more...)
Short Interest in Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance (ARI) Rises By 63.7%
- August 18, 2017

Rosen Robert L also bought $130,365 worth of Ares Commercial Real Estate Corp (NYSE:ACRE) shares. Turning to Return on Assets or ROA, Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance Inc (ARI) has a current ROA of 6.24. California State Teachers Retirement System stated it has 0.01% in Apollo Commercial Real Est. Moreover, Metropolitan Life Insurance Ny has 0% invested in Ares Commercial Real Estate Corp (NYSE:ACRE) for 17,765 shares. (more...)
GAIN Capital Holdings Inc
- August 18, 2017

Alpine Woods Capital Investors LLC purchased a new stake in shares of GAIN Capital Holdings during the second quarter worth about $155,000. Moving averages are considered to be lagging indicators that simply take the average price of a stock over a certain period of time. (more...)
Airline shares drag down FTSE 100 after Barcelona attack Airline shares drag down FTSE 100 after Barcelona attack
- August 18, 2017

Airlines are now leading the FTSE 100 lower, after a suspected Islamist militant drove a van into crowds in Barcelona yesterday, killing 13 people and injuring more than 100. Energy stocks took 6.6 points off the index, with BP declining 0.7 percent as the price of oil fell. Police said the men were linked to the Barcelona attack, for which Islamic State has claimed responsibility. (more...)
Securities Analyst Recommendations: Alibaba Group Holding Limited (BABA), Altaba Inc. (AABA) Securities Analyst Recommendations: Alibaba Group Holding Limited (BABA), Altaba Inc. (AABA)
- August 18, 2017

Barometer Capital Management Inc. acquired a new stake in shares of Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE: BABA ) during the second quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Great West Life Assurance Can has invested 0% in Neustar Inc (NYSE:NSR). Since February 22, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 16 insider sales for $98.27 million activity. (more...)
Factors to Note Before Buying Alibaba Group Holding Limited (BABA) Factors to Note Before Buying Alibaba Group Holding Limited (BABA)
- August 18, 2017

Oppenheimer maintained Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE: BABA ) rating on Wednesday, October 28. Shares of Alibaba were continuing their climb on Friday, up over 2% in afternoon trading. Boothbay Fund Mgmt Lc reported 0.08% stake. Sterling Capital Mgmt Llc owns 10,355 shares. RBC Capital Markets's target gives a potential upside of 0.24%. (more...)
Viacom's (VIAB) Viacom's (VIAB) "Neutral" Rating Reaffirmed at Barclays PLC
- August 18, 2017

The short ratio in the company's stock is documented at 3.70 and the short float is around of 5.36%. Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Company LTD's holdings in Viacom were worth $974,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Viacom's revenue for the quarter was up 8.3% compared to the same quarter past year. Next quarter's EPS is forecasted at $1.10 with next year's EPS anticipated to be $4.02. (more...)
Research Ratings: Rayonier Advanced Materials Inc. (RYAM), DHT Holdings, Inc. (DHT)
- August 18, 2017

Finally, MARSHALL WACE ASIA Ltd acquired a new position in Rayonier Advanced Materials during the first quarter valued at $198,000. Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. Rayonier Advanced Materials Inc . has a 1-year low of $10.37 and a 1-year high of $17.60. Acadian Asset Management LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Rayonier Advanced Materials during the first quarter valued at about $1,294,000. (more...)
RBI introduces new Rs 50 note
- August 18, 2017

Going by the picture, the new currency notes are in the Mahatma Gandhi Series-2005 and will bear the signature of current RBI Governor Urjit Patel. Govt said new smaller denomination notes would be infused gradually. Ashoka Pillar emblem is to the right. Mahatma Gandhi series Picture is looking on the left side. The new notes come nine months after the country struggled with a cash crunch following the sudden recall of Rs 500 and Rs 1000 notes in a bid to drain illegal cash from the ... (more...)
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ ) Given Daily News Impact Rating of 0.09 Johnson & Johnson (JNJ ) Given Daily News Impact Rating of 0.09
- August 18, 2017

The shares were sold at an average price of $136.72, for a total value of $11,291,841.52. HM Payson & Co. boosted its stake in shares of Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ ) by 1.2% during the first quarter, Holdings Channel reports. As per Friday, July 21, the company rating was downgraded by Atlantic Securities. The company was initiated on Wednesday, April 6 by Societe Generale. (more...)
MGM Resorts International Target of Unusually High Options Trading (NYSE:MGM)
- August 18, 2017

Dollar General Corp now has $20.39 billion valuation. Also, there are 1 buy, 0 sell and 0 strong sell ratings, collectively assigning a 1.23 average brokerage recommendation. Neuberger Berman Group Inc Ltd Limited Liability Company stated it has 14,000 shares. Investors sentiment increased to 1.41 in Q4 2016. Its up 0.43, from 0.98 in 2016Q3. (more...)
Winton Group Ltd Sold A Lot More Valero Energy Corporation (VLO) Stock
- August 18, 2017

About 58,338 shares traded. Stevens Cap Management Lp stated it has 0.22% in Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE: VLO ). It has underperformed by 1.41% the S&P500. Jpmorgan Chase & Co invested in 314,174 shares. Advantus Mgmt holds 0.06% or 8,242 shares in its portfolio. Bnp Paribas Partners, a France-based fund reported 236,795 shares. (more...)
Wells Fargo & Company (WFC) Position Increased by Afam Capital, Inc Wells Fargo & Company (WFC) Position Increased by Afam Capital, Inc
- August 18, 2017

It closed at $32.89 lastly. It has outperformed by 37.07% the S&P500. Pinnacle Financial Partners Inc increased Wells Fargo & Co New ( WFC ) stake by 30.08% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Therefore 25% are positive. Wells Fargo & Company had 83 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Thursday, December 1, the company rating was downgraded by Susquehanna. (more...)
Chesapeake Energy Corporation (CHK) Hits 52-Week High
- August 18, 2017

Several other brokerages also recently commented on CHK . North Star Asset Management Inc grew its holdings by buying 852,565 shares an increase of 20,299.2% as of 06/30/2017. The correct version of this piece can be read at https://www.themarketsdaily.com/2017/08/17/chesapeake-energy-corporation-nysechk-given-a-5-00-price-target-by-scotiabank-analysts-updated.html. (more...)
Weak pound helps boost United Kingdom tourist numbers Weak pound helps boost United Kingdom tourist numbers
- August 18, 2017

The number of tourists visiting United Kingdom shores shot up 7% on an annualised basis in June, according to official data. According to new figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS), the number of visitors from North America surged by more than a third. (more...)
JP Morgan Chase & Co (JPM) Given Average Recommendation of JP Morgan Chase & Co (JPM) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts
- August 18, 2017

About 5,095 shares traded. (NYSE: JPM ) has risen 33.74% since August 18, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 17.04% the S&P500. 112,415 were reported by Jones Collombin Investment Counsel Inc. Merck & Co Inc (NYSE:MRK) was raised too. Therefore 57% are positive. Analysts await JPMorgan Chase & Co. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Wednesday, October 7 by Jefferies. (more...)
IndiGo denies reports that 13 NEO planes have been grounded IndiGo denies reports that 13 NEO planes have been grounded
- August 18, 2017

IndiGo president and whole-time director Aditya Ghosh had during the post-Q1 earnings call on 31 July said that "regrettably, there have been days when we have had to ground as many as nine ( Airbus ) A320 NEO (planes) due to lack of spare engines". (more...)
Eight suspected terrorists involved in Barcelona attack
- August 18, 2017

Spanish police say they shot a number of men carrying out another vehicle attack in the town of Cambrils, around 120 m away from Barcelona , reports The Telegraph . A police officer was also lightly injured in the counter-terror operation. The Mossos d'Esquadra force did not indicate if the incident was related to the van attack. (more...)
Six injured in second Spain attack after Barcelona killings Six injured in second Spain attack after Barcelona killings
- August 18, 2017

Thirteen people died and dozens were injured when a van ploughed into crowds in Barcelona's Las Ramblas area on Thursday afternoon. Police announced the arrest of two suspects, identified as a Spaniard and a Moroccan, but said the driver was still on the run. (more...)
Lufthansa leading Air Berlin asset race amid carve-up claim Lufthansa leading Air Berlin asset race amid carve-up claim
- August 18, 2017

Air Berlin, Germany's second-largest airline, filed for bankruptcy protection on Tuesday after shareholder Etihad Airways withdrew funding following years of losses. By law, Air Berlin has until early October to release the financial data. Media reports said on Thursday that Germany's Lufthansa LHAG.DE is in talks to buy a majority of Air Berlin's assets such as airport slots, with the backing of Berlin, which is pushing for a national aviation champion. (more...)