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The Twin Capital Management Inc. Lowers Stake in Emerson Electric Company (EMR)
- August 19, 2017

Tower Research Ltd Limited Liability Company (Trc) invested in 0.14% or 22,980 shares. About 776,331 shares traded. Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR) has risen 18.47% since August 18, 2016 and is uptrending. Wells Fargo & Mn invested 0.02% of its portfolio in AutoZone, Inc. Ftb Advisors reported 204 shares. (NYSE:AZO). Goldman Sachs Group has invested 0.04% of its portfolio in AutoZone, Inc. (more...)
UNL prof says Trump's story about Pershing isn't supported by facts UNL prof says Trump's story about Pershing isn't supported by facts
- August 19, 2017

Corker's Senate seat is up for re-election next year, but he has not yet publicly announced whether he will seek a third term. For example, after the terrorist attack Saturday in Charlottesville , Virginia, the ADL posted that evening a photo of the driver of the auto that killed Heather Heyer posing with a white supremacist group at the rally. (more...)
Indiana Jobless Rate Stays Low In Spite Of Small Increase Indiana Jobless Rate Stays Low In Spite Of Small Increase
- August 19, 2017

Trade, transportation and utilities added 5,400 jobs in 12 months, a gain of 2.1 percent. The Northern Rural Training and Employment Consortium region of the north state, which includes Butte, Del Norte, Lassen, Nevada, Modoc, Plumas, Shasta, Sierra, Siskiyou, Tehama and Trinity counties, increased its unemployment rate by 0.4 percent to 6.2 percent for those counties combined. (more...)
NYC's subway system to remove tiles resembling Confederate flags NYC's subway system to remove tiles resembling Confederate flags
- August 19, 2017

MTA officials said the tiles represent Times Square's nickname as the "Crossroads of the World" and are not Confederate flags, WNYW reported . He said the design installed decades ago was meant to reflect Times Square's status as the "Crossroads of the World". (more...)
Cpcm LLC Sells 1101 Shares of Schlumberger NV (SLB)
- August 19, 2017

It has underperformed by 20.00% the S&P500. Among 17 analysts covering Mylan Inc. Among 2 analysts covering Valhi Inc ( NYSE:VHI ), 0 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 0 Hold. The number of shares now owned by investors are 1.4 bln. Its down 0.03, from 1.09 in 2016Q3. (NYSE:SLB) for 79,435 shares. 141 funds opened positions while 361 raised stakes. (more...)
Anheuser-Busch InBev SA/NV (NYSE:BUD) Sees the Tape Move 0.41%
- August 19, 2017

It has outperformed by 3.57% the S&P500. Shares of Anheuser-Busch InBev SA/NV (NYSE: BUD ) dropped -0.75% with trading price of $116.87 per share. The firm owned 3,977 shares of the consumer goods maker's stock after selling 82 shares during the period. (more...)
Addenda Capital Inc. Increases Stake in Shire PLC (SHPG)
- August 19, 2017

Polygon Management Ltd who had been investing in Shire Plc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $45.04B market cap company. About 632,823 shares traded. The rating was maintained by Cantor Fitzgerald with "Buy" on Tuesday, August 15. As per Monday, June 12, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets. (more...)
Bollard Group LLC Has $227000 Stake in Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE:ABX) Bollard Group LLC Has $227000 Stake in Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE:ABX)
- August 19, 2017

BB&T Corp boosted its stake in shares of Barrick Gold Corporation by 3.2% in the second quarter. Be in Your Portfolio?" published on August 01, 2017 as well as Fool.ca's news article titled: "Barrick Gold Corp.: "Buy or Sell?" with publication date: "July 24, 2017. (more...)
Deadline For Filing First GST Returns, Payments Extended Deadline For Filing First GST Returns, Payments Extended
- August 19, 2017

The shutdown for repairs threw into disarray the return filing processes for some businesses, according to a report in financial daily Economic Times . Many of our clients have called up saying they can't file returns . Apart from GSTR 3B, three forms - GSTR 1, GSTR 2 and GSTR 3 - need to be filed every month. (more...)
Crude Oil Rallies As Rig Count Drops Crude Oil Rallies As Rig Count Drops
- August 19, 2017

The U.S. flag is displayed at Tesoro's Los Angeles oil refinery in Los Angeles, California. Oil price strengthened after Baker Hughes data revealed the number of active US rigs drilling for oil fell by 5 to 763 rigs this week, MarketWatch reports. (more...)
One-of-kind McLaren 720S debuts at Pebble Beach One-of-kind McLaren 720S debuts at Pebble Beach
- August 19, 2017

McLaren Chief Executive Officer, Mike Flewitt, presented the auto to Fux in Monterey, ahead of it being displayed on the "Concept Lawn" on Concours Sunday. In addition to the "Fux Fuchsia" color, Fux had MSO add the distinctive shade to a line on the lightweight wheels, on the door appliques inside the auto, as well as pinstriping on the steering wheel and rear-view mirror cover. (more...)
Bonnie Tyler perform Total Eclipse Of Heart during eclipse Bonnie Tyler perform Total Eclipse Of Heart during eclipse
- August 19, 2017

The cruise is set to be situated at "the optimal spot at sea" to see the full eclipse when Tyler and DNCE strike up the band. "The optimal viewing area along the eclipse's path stretches across the country from OR to SC before passing over the Caribbean Sea", a previous Royal Caribbean news release reads. (more...)
Traders Watch List: Seadrill Partners LLC (SDLP) Traders Watch List: Seadrill Partners LLC (SDLP)
- August 19, 2017

Several brokerages recently issued reports on SDLP . BidaskClub cut Seadrill Partners from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a report on Tuesday, August 1st. Prescott Group Capital Management L.L.C. increased its position in shares of Seadrill Partners by 115.4% in the second quarter. As of quarter end Susquehanna International Group, Llp had disposed of a total of 33,945 shares trimming its stake by 76.8%. (more...)
'Toilet Ek Prem Katha' enters 100 crore club on its second Friday 'Toilet Ek Prem Katha' enters 100 crore club on its second Friday
- August 19, 2017

Akshay Kumar and Bhumi Pednekar starrer " Toilet Ek Prem Katha " has collected Rs. 95.95 crores within 7 days as the first-week box office collection. Now, Akshay has been given a name called Bharat Kumar like Manoj Kumar in the 1970s. Toilet: Ek Prem Katha is a story of a newly married couple, where the wife, disgusted by the open-defecation culture, lashes out and runs away from her husband's house. (more...)
What happened behind the scenes as Trump's business councils fell apart
- August 19, 2017

The collapse of President Trump's business councils on Wednesday was a stunning and unprecedented rebuke to a chief executive who prides himself on being business-friendly. "Usually, certain niceties are observed to smooth over a rupture", said Galston, who served as a domestic policy aide in the Clinton administration. (more...)
CM Naveen Pattnaik, Dharmendra Pradhan meet raises hope of IOCL row resolution CM Naveen Pattnaik, Dharmendra Pradhan meet raises hope of IOCL row resolution
- August 19, 2017

Agriculture Minister and state BJD Vice-President Damodar Rout had expressed his displeasure over the New Delhi meeting between the two leaders fueling bitter war of words with the BJP. It was agreed that officers of the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas, the IOCL and the State Government would deliberate on the issue and work out an acceptable solution at the earliest. (more...)
Charlie Dent calls Trump's slam of Merck CEO a 'cheap shot' Charlie Dent calls Trump's slam of Merck CEO a 'cheap shot'
- August 19, 2017

But those potential benefits must be balanced by a growing expectation of companies to take a stand on social issues. In addition to Krzanich's participation in Trump's advisory committee on manufacturing, he visited the White House earlier this year, and re-announced a factory development in the USA to boost Trump's favoribility. (more...)
CEOs of Under Armour, Intel & Merch quit Trump's manufacturing council CEOs of Under Armour, Intel & Merch quit Trump's manufacturing council
- August 19, 2017

Should they remain, keeping their seat at a table that could help them influence policy decisions, rather than possibly passing it up to a competitor? Krzanich has also had a very public affiliation with Trump. Under Armour's Plank tweeted that he quit the council because he would rather unite people and promote diversity through the power of sports, not politics. (more...)
Merck CEO Steps Down After Trump Did Not Condemn Charlottesville Incident Merck CEO Steps Down After Trump Did Not Condemn Charlottesville Incident
- August 19, 2017

INTEL CEO Brian Krzanich has resigned his place on Donald Trump's manufacturing council in the wake of his half-arsed denunciation of fascism. He issued another statement stepping down from the council and said he would focus on promoting diversity and inclusion at his company. "Nearly every issue is now politicized to the point where significant progress is impossible", Krzanich wrote on Monday. (more...)
Checking the Overall Picture for National Oilwell Varco, Inc. (NOV)
- August 19, 2017

Independent Order Of Foresters reported 6,115 shares. Brown Brothers Harriman And invested in 6,212 shares. Pictet Asset Limited invested 0.03% of its portfolio in National-Oilwell Varco, Inc. (NYSE:NOV) rating on Friday, April 29. Finally, Seaport Global Securities reiterated a "sell" rating on shares of National Oilwell Varco in a report on Friday, July 28th. (more...)
Indian Police Arrest Four After Game Of Thrones Leak Indian Police Arrest Four After Game Of Thrones Leak
- August 19, 2017

It is already one of the most leak- prone seasons of " Game of Thrones " and now HBO Spain seems to have accidentally broadcast episode 6 four days before its official release. It is unclear whether the recent data breach will affect the price of that deal. OurMine has a reputation for hacking high profile Twitter accounts. (more...)
South Korea proposes joint inquiry with North into Japanese colonial rule South Korea proposes joint inquiry with North into Japanese colonial rule
- August 19, 2017

North Korea and the United States exchanged threats of military action last weekŲŒ with Pyongyang saying it will develop a plan to strike the U.S. Pacific territory of Guam . "The most important task at hand is for the USA and North Korea to "hit the brakes" on their mutual needling of each other with words and actions, to lower the temperature of the tense situation and prevent the emergence of an 'August crisis, '" Wang was quoted as saying in the Tuesday conversation. (more...)
Oil Prices Rally On Surprise Inventory Draw (USO) Oil Prices Rally On Surprise Inventory Draw (USO)
- August 19, 2017

USA total petroleum imports decreased 3.8 percent from June and decreased 6.2 percent from July 2016 to average just below 9. 9 million barrels per day in July. The Brent-WTI spread is crucial for USA crude oil exports. API is the only national trade association representing all facets of the oil and natural gas industry, which supports 9.8 million U.S.jobs and 8 percent of the US economy. (more...)
Traders Secrets on ConocoPhillips (COP), Cheniere Energy, Inc. (LNG)
- August 19, 2017

The company has market cap of $5.81 billion. In related news, General Counsel Sean N. Markowitz purchased 1,000 shares of Cheniere Energy stock in a transaction on Wednesday, August 16th. Public Employees Retirement System of OH raised its position in shares of Cheniere Energy by 0.6% in the second quarter. Edge Wealth Mngmt Limited Liability Corporation reported 30 shares. (more...)
Infosys Rating Reduced To Keep By Research Firm Zacks Infosys Rating Reduced To Keep By Research Firm Zacks
- August 19, 2017

Shares are trading at $14.79 just below $15.51, the stock's 50 day moving average and which is slightly below the 200 day moving average of $15.14. Equity Investment Corp Acquisition Inc bought a new stake in Infosys Limited during the second quarter valued at approximately $151,000. (more...)