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Air India chief Ashwani Lohani appointed Railway Board Chairman, AK Mittal resigns Air India chief Ashwani Lohani appointed Railway Board Chairman, AK Mittal resigns
- August 23, 2017

Mittal tendered his resignation to Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu . However, it is said that Mittal's resignation is the result of the back to back two rail accidents which have taken place in last four days in UP. "I am extremely pained by the unfortunate accidents, injuries to passengers and loss of precious lives". The derailment of Utkal Express near Muzaffarnagar on Saturday had left more than 25 passengers dead and more than 150 injured. (more...)
Trader's Buzz: The Charles Schwab Corporation (SCHW)
- August 23, 2017

The Charles Schwab Corporation (NYSE:SCHW) last released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, July 18th. It has outperformed by 15.41% the S&P500. Among 21 analysts covering Occidental Petroleum Corporation ( NYSE:OXY ), 5 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 14 Hold. (more...)
Is Pioneer Natural Resources Company (PXD) a great bet right now?
- August 23, 2017

The company has market cap of $21.96 billion. During the same period past year, the firm posted ($0.22) earnings per share. In this case, shares are 37.98% higher from $16.8, the worst price in 52 weeks suffered on October 13, 2016, and are keeping their losses at 17.37% for the past six months. (more...)
Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD) Position Reduced by Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp
- August 23, 2017

About 137 shares traded. Autohome Inc (ADR) (NYSE:ATHM) has risen 72.98% since August 22, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 38.50% the S&P500. Gotham Asset Management Llc increased Texas Instrs Inc (NASDAQ:TXN) stake by 247,444 shares to 601,237 valued at $43.87 million in 2016Q4. Target Corp (NYSE:TGT) was raised too. (more...)
Oakworth Capital Inc. Reduces Stake in Halliburton Company
- August 23, 2017

Stralem & Co Inc acquired 368,080 shares as Intercontinental Exchange Inc (ICE)'s stock rose 1.58%. Raymond James & Associates accumulated 1.45 million shares or 0.2% of the stock. Ledyard National Bank increased its position in Halliburton by 1.1% in the first quarter. Parametric Port Assocs Ltd Liability reported 0.16% stake. The rating was maintained by Credit Suisse with "Buy" on Thursday, June 29. (more...)
RBI Gets Govt Nod for Rs 200 Notes RBI Gets Govt Nod for Rs 200 Notes
- August 23, 2017

These notes can be introduced within next two weeks. The move to introduce the Rs 200 notes is expected to lessen the problem of unaccounted, untaxed-for cash in the Indian economy, reports the newspaper. Hoax image of the Rs 200 note, from the internet. At the time of demonetization , there were reports of the illegal copy being in circulation and people were getting fooled because of the limited supply of newly launched note. (more...)
Nandan Nilekani likely to make a comeback as head of Infosys? Nandan Nilekani likely to make a comeback as head of Infosys?
- August 23, 2017

A defiant Infosys Founder N.R. Narayana Murthy will interact with investors on Wednesday through a conference call to tell his version of the software major's boardroom battles that led to the exit of its technocrat Vishal Sikka as CEO on last Friday. (more...)
Citizens Financial Group Inc
- August 23, 2017

It has underperformed by 20.00% the S&P500. Artisan Partners Limited Partnership sold 414,272 shares as Citizens Finl Group Inc ( CFG)'s stock declined 8.64%. The rating was maintained by Oppenheimer on Wednesday, June 21 with "Hold". The company was upgraded on Friday, April 21 by Piper Jaffray. The rating was maintained by Cowen & Co with "Outperform" on Monday, January 30. (more...)
Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW) Quarterly Analysis Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW) Quarterly Analysis
- August 23, 2017

DnB Asset Management AS now owns 94,990 shares of the home improvement retailer's stock worth $7,809,000 after buying an additional 7,800 shares during the last quarter. Somerset Trust Co boosted its stake in shares of Lowe's Companies by 2.0% in the first quarter. Since March 3, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 8 insider sales for $44.98 million activity. (more...)
Eurozone business activity grows in August as manufacturing offsets weaker services Eurozone business activity grows in August as manufacturing offsets weaker services
- August 23, 2017

The index - which hit a six-year high in May after pro-business President Emmanuel Macron's election win - remains comfortably above the 50-point threshold dividing an expansion in activity from a contraction. "But it does not change the main message from the survey that GDP growth in the euro area will stay resilient in the near term". "Overall, this is another positive set of numbers for the euro area, which continues to enjoy its best growth spell for a number of years", said Andrew ... (more...)
WPP share price plunges 10pc after profit warning WPP share price plunges 10pc after profit warning
- August 23, 2017

LONDON, Aug 23 ( Reuters ) - Britain's blue chip index was little changed on Wednesday as a sharp fall for advertiser WPP was offset by gain in miners, which extended a strong run, and a buoyant health sector. "After another record year in 2016, the group's performance in the first seven months of the new financial year has been much tougher, as worldwide GDP growth, both nominal and real, seems to have slowed in the second half of last year and into the New Year", read this morning's ... (more...)
The Saga PLC (SAGA) Insider Buys £149.76 in Stock The Saga PLC (SAGA) Insider Buys £149.76 in Stock
- August 23, 2017

Liberum Capital's target would suggest a potential upside of 3.85% from the company's previous close. Kcm Investment Advisors Llc increased Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) stake by 3% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Blackrock reported 1,597 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Kennedy Cap Mngmt invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Del Frisco's Restaurant Group Inc (NASDAQ:DFRG). (more...)
Featured Stock: Baozun Inc Ads (BZUN)
- August 23, 2017

Last quarter, the company saw 117 million in total revenues. At the moment 6 analysts are watching Baozun Inc. Stock's twelve month price oscillated between $35.91 and $9.31. The average is taken over a specific period of time, like 10 days, 20 minutes, 30 weeks, or any time period the trader chooses. A moving average can help cut down the amount of "noise" on a price chart. (more...)
Baozun Inc. (BZUN) has current market capitalization of $1.81 Billion Baozun Inc. (BZUN) has current market capitalization of $1.81 Billion
- August 23, 2017

At the moment 6 analysts are watching Baozun Inc. Baozun has a 1-year low of $9.57 and a 1-year high of $35.91. Price targets show what analysts believes a stock will be worth at the end of a certain time period. Moving average is significant analytical tool used to discover current price trends and the possibility for a change in an established trend. Angled up and price is moving up (or was recently) overall, angled down and price is moving down overall, moving sideways and the price ... (more...)
Notable movements of Stock:: Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ALXN)
- August 23, 2017

Currently, Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. has a price to earnings ratio of 58.57. Alexion Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: ALXN ) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July 27th. It also reduced its holding in Dollar Gen Corp New (NYSE:DG) by 299,641 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 2.49 million shares, and cut its stake in Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc (NYSE:TMO). (more...)
Atlantic salmon escape fish farm Atlantic salmon escape fish farm
- August 23, 2017

On the Canadian side, Michelle Ranier, a Department of Fisheries and Oceans spokeswoman, said the agency hasn't received any recent reports of the domesticated fish being caught to its Atlantic Salmon Watch program, but continues to monitor the situation. (more...)
Sexual activity on flight to McCarran investigated by Las Vegas police Sexual activity on flight to McCarran investigated by Las Vegas police
- August 23, 2017

The officer said he was unaware of any photographs or video circulating on social media concerning the act. He told Fox 5 News that they were "all over each other". A couple couldn't help themselves aboard a recent Southwest Airlines flight. "When that occurs, the FAA can propose civil penalties against a passenger", Gregor said. (more...)
Research Ratings: Yandex NV (YNDX), Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (COG) Research Ratings: Yandex NV (YNDX), Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (COG)
- August 23, 2017

After this sale, 60,195 common shares of COG are directly owned by the insider, with total stake valued at $1,468,156. Presently Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (NYSE:COG) stock have an ABR of 1.37. Canaccord Genuity maintained Foot Locker, Inc. Similar statistics are true for the second largest owner, Blackrock Inc., which owns 32,536,661 shares of the stock are valued at $793.57 million. (more...)
Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC) Shares Bought by MARSHALL WACE ASIA Ltd Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC) Shares Bought by MARSHALL WACE ASIA Ltd
- August 23, 2017

It has outperformed by 29.50% the S&P500. Rating Scale; where 1.0 rating means Strong Buy, 2.0 rating signify Buy, 3.0 recommendation reveals Hold, 4.0 rating score shows Sell and 5.0 displays Strong Sell signal. Wilen Invest Mngmt reported 14,800 shares. Kornitzer Capital Mngmt Ks invested in 444,038 shares or 0.14% of the stock. 998,901 are held by State Teachers Retirement Sys. (more...)
Major class action launched against CommBank Major class action launched against CommBank
- August 23, 2017

They say the bank's 800,000 shareholders suffered a significant drop on the back of Austrac starting legal proceedings against the CBA over allegations that rules created to prevent money laundering and terrorism funding were breached. International Monetary Fund said on its website the alleged failures relate to not keeping shareholders properly informed regarding non-compliance with the Anti-Money Laundering and Counter-Terrorism Financing Act 2006 (Cth) during the period from August 17, ... (more...)
Analytical Overview of Las Vegas Sands Corp. (LVS)
- August 23, 2017

Let's check in on some recent stock price information on shares of Las Vegas Sands (LVS ). Las Vegas Sands Corp. has a consensus outperform rating from 17 Wall Street analysts, and the number of shares now sold short amount to at least 1.92% of shares outstanding. (more...)
Trading Notes on Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited (NYSE:TEVA): Active Stock Recap
- August 23, 2017

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries had a negative net profit margin of 25.18% and a positive ROE of 15.96%. the business reported sales of $5.69 B for the period, compared to the average forecast of $5.72 B. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at -21.2%. Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited's average Book Value per Share Growth Rate was -17.3 percent during the past 12 months. (more...)
Need For Speed Payback - BMW M5 2018 & Gamescom Trailer Need For Speed Payback - BMW M5 2018 & Gamescom Trailer
- August 23, 2017

Of course, an accompanying gameplay trailer for Need for Speed Payback and screenshots were also released, which you can check out below. The much-rumored (and thoroughly leaked ) new BMW M5 finally got the official announcement treatment today. (more...)
London police stage raids ahead of Notting Hill Carnival London police stage raids ahead of Notting Hill Carnival
- August 23, 2017

While one fan wrote: 'Why the association with Notting Hill? Kensington cops arrested 18 people while those in Lewisham detained eight, as well as seizing Class A and Class B drugs. " Today's operation is aimed at ensuring that those who intend to cause trouble at Carnival are prohibited from doing so ", Ch Supt Robyn Williams said. (more...)
Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:ZAYO) Experiences Heavier than Average Trading Volume
- August 23, 2017

Kcg Hldg invested 0.02% of its portfolio in Zayo Group Holdings Inc (NYSE:ZAYO). Westfield Capital Mgmt Co L P holds 1.01M shares or 0.29% of its portfolio. Stifel Nicolaus initiated the shares of ZAYO in report on Friday, January 13 with "Buy" rating. Hsbc Holding Pcl reported 0% of its portfolio in Zayo Group Holdings Inc (NYSE:ZAYO). (more...)