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Stocks to Track: New Gold, Inc. (NGD), Kinross Gold Corporation (KGC)
- February 15, 2018

KGC indicated a yearly down return of -2.20% while year-to-date (YTD) return printed -7.41% decreasing outlook. KGC's profit will be $49.52 million for 26.44 P/E if the $0.04 EPS becomes a reality. The stock touched its 52-Week High on Obsolete and 52-Week Low on Obsolete. In last 4 months performance of BAND was -6.18% while its price to sale ratio is 2.20. (more...)
All over for Umbers as Myer stumbles on All over for Umbers as Myer stumbles on
- February 15, 2018

Myer chairman Garry Hounsell said he had the "unfortunate" role of having the conversation with Mr Umbers. The change at the top comes amid continuing calls for a board spill from veteran retailer and major Myer shareholder Solomon Lew. Mr Umbers will be paid for a 12-month notice period and Mr Hounsell will also receive a salary while in the executive chairman role. "I think it is all about execution of strategy and that is what I will be looking at very clearly". (more...)
Amazon lays off hundreds from its headquarter in Seattle Amazon lays off hundreds from its headquarter in Seattle
- February 15, 2018

While they make up a small fraction of the company's 500,000-plus employee base across its corporate offices and warehouses, the cuts mark a rare pullback for the e-commerce giant as it reaches into new industries like media, grocery retail, and logistics. (more...)
Facial Recognition Systems Are Even More Biased Than We Thought Facial Recognition Systems Are Even More Biased Than We Thought
- February 15, 2018

In contrast, the systems had a failure rate of 35 percent when attempting to identify the gender of darker-skinned females. [Image: courtesy Joy Buolamwini] A new project called Gender Shades creates a new benchmark data set that takes both biological sex and race into account to measure three commercial face classification AI algorithms from IBM, Microsoft, and the Chinese startup Face++ (whose facial recognition technology is used by Alibaba). (more...)
BBC to remove single-use plastics from operations by 2020 BBC to remove single-use plastics from operations by 2020
- February 15, 2018

Ahead of its 2020 deadline, it said it will have scrapped plastic cups and cutlery across its sites by 2018 and that plastic containers will be removed from its canteens by 2019. "We all need to do our bit to tackle this problem, and I want the BBC to lead the way". "Each of these actions helps to keep the problem of plastic pollution high on the agenda and will hopefully have a domino effect as more and more people, companies and groups realise that so much plastic is unnecessary and that ... (more...)
ImmunoCellular Therapeutics, Ltd. (IMUC) - Short Term Trend Watch
- February 15, 2018

In deciding what to focus on - in a stock, say - a typical day trader looks for three things: liquidity, volatility and trading volume. Often, a boost in the volume of a stock is a harbinger of a price jump, either up or down. It represents the location of the previous close relative to the price range over a set number of periods. If a stock does not have good liquidity then it may take some time before a broker is able to negotiate a deal to buy or sell a stock and the broker may not be able ... (more...)
John Cena On Why Ford Lawsuit Against Him Should Be Thrown Out John Cena On Why Ford Lawsuit Against Him Should Be Thrown Out
- February 15, 2018

But in new court docs filed in district court in Michigan, John says he did nothing wrong - because the final contract he signed said nothing about a 24-month no-resale clause. 'Ford has suffered additional damages and losses, including, but not limited to, loss of brand value, ambassador activity, and customer goodwill due to the improper sale, ' the company added in a statement. (more...)
(NYSE:ORCL) Stake Boosted by Walter & Keenan Financial Consulting Co. MI ADV
- February 15, 2018

Neville Rodie & Shaw Inc who had been investing in Oracle Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $200.73B market cap company. The stock increased 0.94% or $2.37 during the last trading session, reaching $255.53. Salem Investment Counselors Inc. cut its position in shares of Oracle Co. Fiduciary Management Wi stated it has 6.35 million shares. Hsbc Public Llc holds 0.05% or 3.84M shares. (more...)
Rolls-Royce confirms Cullinan name Rolls-Royce confirms Cullinan name
- February 15, 2018

These images don't give much away about the cars looks, but the trademark Rolls-Royce grille and headlights are clear to see. Now the automaker has confirmed that its forthcoming sport-utility vehicle will indeed be called Cullinan . The name should not come as a surprise to most, as the car's development was itself announced in 2015 under the Project Cullinan name. "We were inspired by the epic processes, over many millennia, which went into the creation of the Cullinan Diamond", ... (more...)
Uber bookings up, losses down in fourth quarter Uber bookings up, losses down in fourth quarter
- February 15, 2018

There are few historical precedents for the scale of its loss. San Francisco-based Uber Technologies Inc .'s results are hard to report because only pieces are released. Khosrowshahi spoke with investors on a conference call Tuesday afternoon. Uber's gross bookings rose 14 percent to $11.1 billion in the fourth quarter compared with the previous quarter. (more...)
United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) Moves Higher 4.22% For The Week United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) Moves Higher 4.22% For The Week
- February 15, 2018

United States Steel Corporation (X ) recently closed with fall of -2.36% to its 20-Day Simple Moving Average. The institutional investor held 543,282 shares of the industrial machinery and components company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $26.12 million, up from 533,782 at the end of the previous reported quarter. (more...)
Two On The Run After Violent Home Invasion In Melbourne's West
- February 15, 2018

After searching the Anderson Road home, taking wallets from other rooms, the masked men stole the victim's auto and smashed through a brick wall as they drove away. "They just wanted me to be quiet and they warned me, if I made any noise, they'd hurt me". Police conducted a search of the area and arrested a 21-year-old man found in the vicinity of the auto with goods allegedly stolen from the Anderson Road address. (more...)
IRobot (NASDAQ:IRBT) Lowered to Neutral at Sidoti
- February 15, 2018

Several institutional investors and hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in the business. Wall Street analysts are predicting that Irobot Corporation (NASDAQ: IRBT ) will report earnings per share of $0.52 in their quarterly report. (more...)
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited (TSM) - Short Term Technical picture
- February 15, 2018

It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. KEYWISE CAPITAL MANAGEMENT Ltd's holdings in Taiwan Semiconductor Mfg. were worth $3,196,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. The stock of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited (NYSE:TSM) has "Hold" rating given on Thursday, January 18 by Susquehanna. The rating was upgraded by J.P. (more...)
Openly gay Olympic athlete Gus Kenworthy: Openly gay Olympic athlete Gus Kenworthy: "Eat your heart out, Mike Pence".
- February 15, 2018

The other athlete is figure skater Adam Rippon , 28. "And I think I just saw a lot of myself in the story and it touched me and came at a really important time of my life, so it was pretty impactful". Meanwhile, Rippon told U.S. today , "I would absolutely not go out of my way to meet somebody who I felt has gone out of their way to not only show that they aren't a friend of a gay person but that they think that they're sick". (more...)
Fossil Group Inc (FOSL) Shares Go Gangbusters on Q4 Earnings Fossil Group Inc (FOSL) Shares Go Gangbusters on Q4 Earnings
- February 15, 2018

The overall volume in the last trading session was 4.96 million shares. Pinebridge Invests Ltd Partnership has 0.02% invested in Fossil Group, Inc. The company's principal products include a line of men's and women's fashion watches and jewelry, handbags, small leather goods, belts, sunglasses, and soft accessories. (more...)
Huntington Bancshares (HBAN) Upgraded at BidaskClub
- February 15, 2018

Riverhead Capital Management LLC now owns 25,593 shares of the bank's stock valued at $346,000 after purchasing an additional 3,345 shares during the period. Mount Vernon Assocs Md reported 4.78% stake. It improved, as 27 investors sold BLK shares while 287 reduced holdings. 48 funds opened positions while 156 raised stakes. (more...)
Trending Stocks Analysis: JC Penney Company, Inc. (JCP), Infosys Limited (INFY)
- February 15, 2018

The stock has actually grown in the past week, as the company has gathered a 38.21% return in the past 5 trading days. The stock increased 2.02% or $0.07 during the last trading session, reaching $3.54. Paloma Prtn Management Co has 250,000 shares. (NYSE:JCP) or 1.54 million shares. Alps Advsr accumulated 22,464 shares. Whitebox Advsr Lc holds 154,288 shares. (more...)
Featured Stock to Focus: ImmunoGen, Inc. (NASDAQ:IMGN)
- February 15, 2018

Higher volume for a stock is an indicator of higher liquidity in the market. As per Zacks simplified descending rating scale the ABR rank is displayed in the range of 1 to 5 where 1 represents Strong Buy and 5 a Strong Sell. The organization has 1.58B shares outstanding and 73.8 percent shares of the company were owned by institutional shareholders. Whether a stock is in or out of their favor can have a big effect on its price. (more...)
Barnes & Noble lays off employees amid sagging sales Barnes & Noble lays off employees amid sagging sales
- February 15, 2018

Among 6 analysts covering Barnes & Noble Inc. (NYSE:BKS). Pub Sector Pension Investment Board owns 35,000 shares or 0% of their United States portfolio. (NYSE:BKS) valuations. The stock trades on a P/S of 0.09, which suggests that the shares are attractive compared with peers. Barnes & Noble has a twelve month low of $4.40 and a twelve month high of $10.85. (more...)
The Enphase Energy (ENPH) Given Media Impact Score of 0.17
- February 15, 2018

Washington Federal, Inc. (WAFD) has risen 33.59% since February 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 17.12% the S&P500. News articles about Enphase Energy (NASDAQ: ENPH ) have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. (more...)
Friend of ousted South Korean president gets 20 years in jail Friend of ousted South Korean president gets 20 years in jail
- February 15, 2018

She accepted a total of 14 billion won (S$13 million) from telecommunications giant Samsung and retail conglomerate Lotte, he said, and " meddled in state affairs widely". In passing the sentence, the court found Choi guilty on a number of charges, including bribery , coercion and abuse of power. The scandal has led to calls for reform of the chaebols, a term for South Korea's very largest corporations. (more...)
Guyasuta Investment Advisors Inc. Acquires 96 Shares of Amazon.com, Inc
- February 15, 2018

Lockheed Martin Investment Management Company who had been investing in Amazon.Com Inc. for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $671.08 billion market cap company. It also increased its holding in Alibaba Group Hldg Ltd (NYSE:BABA) by 38,430 shares in the quarter, for a total of 793,542 shares, and has risen its stake in Lumentum Hldgs Inc. (more...)
Fear Effect Sedna release date announced Fear Effect Sedna release date announced
- February 15, 2018

Released as part of the Square Enix Collective, Fear Effect Sedna returns to the same enigmatic characters that graced the first PlayStation console. If that wasn't enough to get fans salivating like a hungry hound, it's worth remembering that Sushee is also chiselling away on Fear Effect Reinvented , an updated version of the 1999 original. (more...)
ZTE Axon 9 Images, Specifications Leaked; Launch Nearing? ZTE Axon 9 Images, Specifications Leaked; Launch Nearing?
- February 15, 2018

The ZTE Axon 9 comes with a 6-inch AMOLED screen with Quad high-definition (HD) resolution so the visual experience should be pleasing. Even with ZTE continuing to support the Axon 7 , their users have been crying out for the next Axon iteration and it looks like they will not be disappointed. (more...)