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Brokers Add To Their Ratings On Liberty Global Plc (NASDAQ:LBTYK) Brokers Add To Their Ratings On Liberty Global Plc (NASDAQ:LBTYK)
- August 11, 2017

Korea Investment CORP's holdings in Liberty Global PLC were worth $8,679,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. It has underperformed by 20.60% the S&P500. The rating was maintained by Wunderlich on Monday, January 25 with "Buy". The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Wednesday, April 26 with "Hold". (more...)
North Korea Tensions Hit Global Stock Markets
- August 11, 2017

Trump's comments followed reports that the North has mastered a technology needed to strike the United States with a nuclear missile. "That may have weighed a little bit" on markets , said Phil Guarco, global investment specialist JP Morgan Private Bank. (more...)
US Destroyer Sails Near Artificial Chinese Island in South China Sea US Destroyer Sails Near Artificial Chinese Island in South China Sea
- August 11, 2017

It was the third "freedom of navigation operation" during Trump's presidency. Beijing upbraided the United States for the latest move. "China is very displeased with this and will bring up the issue with the US side", the ministry added. (more...)
ING Groep NV Sells 130 Shares of Nordstrom, Inc. (NYSE:JWN) ING Groep NV Sells 130 Shares of Nordstrom, Inc. (NYSE:JWN)
- August 11, 2017

The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 3.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $0.67 EPS. The company's discount Nordstrom Rack unit reported a 3.1 percent improvement in established-store sales. (more...)
Wellington Shields Capital Management LLC Decreases Stake in Cenovus Energy Inc (CVE)
- August 11, 2017

Cenovus Energy Inc (TSE: CVE ) (NYSE:CVE) had its price objective decreased by equities research analysts at BMO Capital Markets from C$20.00 to C$17.00 in a report issued on Tuesday, July 4th, StockTargetPrices.com reports. The shares were bought at an average price of C$8.56 per share, with a total value of C$75,328.00. Finally, SG Americas Securities LLC bought a new position in Cenovus Energy during the first quarter worth about $205,000. (more...)
US Dollar Rebound Fizzles Out after July Inflation Report Falls Short US Dollar Rebound Fizzles Out after July Inflation Report Falls Short
- August 11, 2017

Weak inflation has been the trend for years, but disinflation is the reduction in the rate of inflation. The modest gain in consumer prices could worry Fed officials who have largely viewed the retreat in inflation as temporary. The annual rate of growth in core consumer prices came in at 1.7% in July, unchanged from the previous month. Prices for final demand services decreased 0.2% in July, the first decline since February. (more...)
Tensions over North Korea weigh on stocks but boost gold Tensions over North Korea weigh on stocks but boost gold
- August 11, 2017

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson sought to play down the rhetoric. The United States is on the same page. Trump tweeted Wednesday: "My first order as President was to renovate and modernize our nuclear arsenal. Japan said on Tuesday it was possible that North Korea had already developed nuclear warheads and warned of an acute threat posed by its weapons programmes as Pyongyang's continues missile and nuclear tests in defiance of United Nations sanctions. (more...)
TSX hits 1-month low on N. Korea tensions, lower oil prices TSX hits 1-month low on N. Korea tensions, lower oil prices
- August 11, 2017

But the reclusive state immediately thumbed its nose at that red line early Wednesday, when the state-run Korean Central News Agency reported that the military is "examining" a medium-to-long-range missile strike in the area surrounding the U.S. (more...)
Heathrow told to improve service for disabled passengers Heathrow told to improve service for disabled passengers
- August 11, 2017

The Civil Aviation Authority's Airport Accessibility Report revealed that the airport scored a "Very Good" rating for its Person of Restricted Mobility provision at the airport. It has called for the badly performing airports to take action and says it will monitor progress until improvements are made. Heathrow said in a statement that it was "extremely disappointed" with the CAA's findings, apologised to customers affected by the poor service and pledged to address the issues raised. (more...)
Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT) Upgraded to Strong-Buy at Vetr Inc
- August 11, 2017

The firm has "Neutral" rating by B. Riley & Co given on Friday, February 19. The stock has "Speculative Buy" rating by Canaccord Genuity on Monday, September 28. (NASDAQ:AMAT) to report earnings on August, 17. Investors measure stock performance on the basis of a company's earnings power. Applied Materials's dividend payout ratio is now 16.46%. (more...)
GDP growth of 6.75-7.5% faces downside risks: Economic Survey-II GDP growth of 6.75-7.5% faces downside risks: Economic Survey-II
- August 11, 2017

Highlighting uncertain fiscal outlook for the current fiscal year, Economic Survey Part-2 tabled today in Parliament, said attaining 6.75-7.5 per cent GDP growth projected previously will be hard due to appreciation of rupee, farm loan waivers and transitionary challenges from implementing GST . (more...)
How major United States stock market indexes fared Wednesday
- August 11, 2017

In the political sphere, investors will be keeping a close eye on the rising tensions between North Korea and the USA on Wednesday. "You'd need to see something more tangible than just rhetoric for a broader pullback", said Richard Steinberg, managing director at HSW Advisors, a finance team within HighTower Advisors, in NY. (more...)
Coinbase raises US$100million in funding Coinbase raises US$100million in funding
- August 11, 2017

In a recent post on the Coinbase blog , co-founder and CEO Brian Armstrong outlines the strategic areas where Coinbase will allocate much of this funding in effort to expand their company. Since the startup launch in 2012, it has raised a total of $217 million. Besides, it plans to use money for the development Toshi, its browser based on the Ethereum network. (more...)
Acura RLX: Powering Ahead, Sans Beak Acura RLX: Powering Ahead, Sans Beak
- August 11, 2017

The base (nonhybrid) RLX now comes standard with Acura's Technology package, and the Sport Hybrid comes standard with the Advance package. The 2018 RLX will make its public debut at the upcoming Monterey Automotive Week in California on August 15-19, showcasing the complete redesign of the vehicle. (more...)
Charter Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:CHTR), Cedar Realty Trust Inc (NYSE:CDR)
- August 11, 2017

Vornado Realty Trust (NYSE: VNO ) has risen 1.51% since August 1, 2016 and is uptrending. The company noted the recent trading activity with the dropped of -0.85% and closed at $113.18. Princeton Alpha Management LP purchased a new stake in shares of QTS Realty Trust during the first quarter valued at $319,000. First Wilshire Securities Management Inc owns 776,285 shares or 2.37% of their USA portfolio. (more...)
Tech stocks lead worst fall for U.S. market since May Tech stocks lead worst fall for U.S. market since May
- August 11, 2017

At 12.28pm eastern time (16.28 GMT), the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 52.87 points, or 0.24 per cent, at 22,032.47, the S&P 500 was down 2.8 points, or 0.11 per cent, at 2,472.12. Gold hit its highest in nearly two months after Trump added to the geopolitical anxiety by boasting of the strength of the United States nuclear arsenal. (more...)
Political tensions continue to weigh on stocks Political tensions continue to weigh on stocks
- August 11, 2017

The blue chip STOXX 50 index fell 0.39%. North Korea responded hours later, saying it was considering a missile strike on the U.S. Pacific territory of Guam. In the United Kingdom, gold mining stocks Randgold Resource and Fresnillo were among the few to gain - up 2.8% and 4.9%. The price of gold rose 1.2 percent and the Swiss franc had its best day in almost three years. (more...)
IShares MSCI Taiwan Index IShares MSCI Taiwan Index
- August 11, 2017

Northeast Financial Consultants Inc's holdings in iShares Russell 1000 Growth Index were worth $262,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, July 12th. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, July 6th. (more...)
NCP says because Ansari is a Muslim so he's creating a row NCP says because Ansari is a Muslim so he's creating a row
- August 11, 2017

Union minister Ramdas Athavale paid tribute to Ansari in the Rajya Sabha by reciting a few lines which left many members, including leader of the House Arun Jaitley , laughing. When he was asked if he conveyed his apprehensions to Prime Minister Narendra Modi , he said he had but didn't divulge any details. Referring to Ansari's career, Modi said his tenure as a career diplomat was focussed on West Asia and he had been associated with the "same kind of atmosphere, same kind of ideology ... (more...)
Turquoise Hill Resources Ltd. (TRQ) Position Increased by PM CAPITAL Ltd
- August 11, 2017

RBC Capital Markets initiated the shares of TRQ in report on Monday, July 18 with "Sector Perform" rating. Price earnings ratio (P/E) ratio of Turquoise Hill Resources Ltd. Turquoise Hill Resources had a return on equity of 1.60% and a net margin of 14.20%. The High Revenue estimate is predicted as 226910, while the Low Revenue Estimate prediction stands at 215000. (more...)