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Featured Stock to See: Halliburton Company Featured Stock to See: Halliburton Company
- September 20, 2017

Hilltop Holdings Inc now has $2.36B valuation. The stock declined 0.23% or $0.1 reaching $42.52 on the news. Next Financial Group, Inc now controls 7,226 shares valued at $309,000,000. Halliburton Company provides services and products to the upstream oil and natural gas industry throughout the lifecycle of the reservoir, from locating hydrocarbons and managing geological data, to drilling and formation evaluation, well construction and completion, and optimizing production throughout the life ... (more...)
Tyson plans for a new processing plant in Tonganoxie now on hold Tyson plans for a new processing plant in Tonganoxie now on hold
- September 20, 2017

He said he was asking questions and evaluating the situation. Tyson earlier this month announced plans to build a state of the art poultry complex in Tonganoxie. "It's disappointing to see that perhaps the community and local leadership weren't on the same page on the right ways to grow Tonganoxie and Leavenworth County". (more...)
New Hurricane Maria growing threat to Irma-slammed Caribbean New Hurricane Maria growing threat to Irma-slammed Caribbean
- September 20, 2017

Maria packed winds of about 160 miles per hour as it moved through the Caribbean Sea. "Maria. could be near major hurricane intensity when it affects portions of the Leeward Islands over the next few days, bringing unsafe wind , storm surge and rainfall hazards", the forecaster said. (more...)
Federal Reserve widely expected to hold interest rates steady this week Federal Reserve widely expected to hold interest rates steady this week
- September 20, 2017

The central bank is widely expected to announce the start of a reduction in its $4. 4 trillion balance sheet at the conclusion of its meeting on September 20. The key outside markets on Tuesday morning see the USA dollar index weaker. The S&P financial index .SPSY gained 0.8 percent ahead of the Fed statement. (more...)
EV World Record for Proterra Bus EV World Record for Proterra Bus
- September 20, 2017

Last September, Proterra drove 603 miles with 440kWh of energy storage, and in 2015, Proterra drove 258 miles with 257kWh of energy storage on a single charge. "As we see incumbents and more companies enter the heavy-duty EV market, it has become very apparent that the future is all-electric, and the sun is setting on combustion engine technology", says Ryan Popple, Proterra CEO. (more...)
Blue Is the Color of Game Change, Says Goldman — Universal Display
- September 20, 2017

During last 3 month period, -7.43% of total institutional ownership has changed in the company shares. BT Investment Management Ltd purchased a new position in shares of Universal Display Corporation (NASDAQ: OLED ) during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). (more...)
Applied Optoelectronics, Inc. (AAOI) Lowered to Buy at ValuEngine
- September 20, 2017

Applied Optoelectronics, Inc . was covered by a number of analysts recently, 3 rated the stock as Buy, 4 rated Outperform, 0 rated Hold, 1 gave an Underperform and 1 rated sell. If you are viewing this story on another domain, it was illegally stolen and reposted in violation of USA & worldwide trademark & copyright laws. Finally, ValuEngine downgraded Applied Optoelectronics from a "strong-buy" rating to a " buy" rating in a report on Friday, September 1st. (more...)
Iowa Governor Reynolds Announces New Sex Trafficking Initiative Iowa Governor Reynolds Announces New Sex Trafficking Initiative
- September 20, 2017

More volunteers will be trained next week in Cedar Rapids. "I know it will support the good work we're already doing, from the strong laws we have on the books to the Office to Combat Human Trafficking we established within the Department of Public Safety to our law enforcement officers participating in training programs". (more...)
American Express Company (AXP) Lowered to American Express Company (AXP) Lowered to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research
- September 20, 2017

The company is gaining from investments made in growth opportunities over the last couple of years. "However, an increase in provision for losses, a strong US dollar, loss of Costco as a client and intense competition remain major near-term concerns". (more...)
Chevron Corporation Stake Acquired By Berkshire Asset Management PA Chevron Corporation Stake Acquired By Berkshire Asset Management PA
- September 20, 2017

But the company still has "buy" ratings on the stock. On 8/16/2017 Linnet F. Deily, Director, sold 2,312 with an average share price of $107.38 per share and the total transaction amounting to $248,262.56. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.99 in 2016 Q4. The current ratio is valued at 1 with a quick ratio of 0.7. These funds have shifted positions in (CVX). (more...)
SLS Management LLC Acquires Shares of 31460 Western Digital Corporation (WDC)
- September 20, 2017

About 630,132 shares traded. It is down 125.85% since September 19, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 109.15% the S&P500. British Columbia Investment Management Corp decreased Dover Corp (NYSE:DOV) stake by 22,326 shares to 95,413 valued at $7.15 million in 2016Q4. (more...)
What the Technicals Say About Rite Aid Corporation (RAD) What the Technicals Say About Rite Aid Corporation (RAD)
- September 20, 2017

Jefferies Gru Ltd Liability reported 128,267 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Tradewinds Cap Management Ltd Liability Corp has invested 0.01% in Nike Inc (NYSE:NKE). The stock of Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE: RAD ) has "Neutral" rating given on Wednesday, April 26 by Guggenheim. Evercore has "Underperform" rating and $2.50 target. (more...)
Yum China Holdings Inc (YUMC) Analysts See $0.55 EPS
- September 20, 2017

The company has its outstanding shares of 387.90M. Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) have shown a high EPS growth of 65.80% in the last 5 years and has earnings decline of -26.50% yoy. Its down 0.15, from 1.27 in 2016Q3. It dived, as 108 investors sold YUM shares while 286 reduced holdings. 251.58 million shares or 3.43% less from 260.51 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported. (more...)
O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC Cuts Stake in Cohen & Steers Inc (CNS)
- September 20, 2017

The stock has "Underperform" rating by BNP Paribas on Thursday, December 10. $1.20 is the ADY. Shareholders owning the stock before Sep 19, 2017 will be eligible to receive the payout. The normal reading of a stock will fall in the range of 30 to 70. Cohen & Steers has a consensus rating of "Hold" and a consensus target price of $44.50. (more...)
Key Equifax Execs Depart Amid Questions in Data Breach Key Equifax Execs Depart Amid Questions in Data Breach
- September 20, 2017

Equifax says its chief information officer and chief security officer are out - retiring, so the company says. It said Mandiant was brought in on August 2 after Equifax's security team initially observed "suspicious network traffic" on July 29 U.S. (more...)
Caterpillar Touches New Record After Bullish Analyst Expectations Caterpillar Touches New Record After Bullish Analyst Expectations
- September 20, 2017

On September 18, 2017 the stock rating was set at "Buy" according to a UBS report which was a boost from the previous "Neutral" rating. Caterpillar Inc now has $73.45B valuation. Segall Bryant Hamill Limited Liability Corp has 0.09% invested in Caterpillar Inc . Investors sentiment decreased to 1.08 in Q4 2016. Its down 0.14, from 0.98 in 2016Q3. (more...)
Mother and child in critical condition after Dublin fire Mother and child in critical condition after Dublin fire
- September 20, 2017

The mother and son are in a critical condition. "An 8 and 13-year-old male were taken to Crumlin Children's Hospital where the eight-year-old is described as being in a critical condition". Five fire engines, gardai and five ambulances were at the scene. Dublin City Council declined to respond to specific enquires from the Irish Independent about whether there were fire safety concerns at the complex, whether fire safety there had been reviewed recently, or whether it had a fire safety ... (more...)
Diamond Offshore Drilling, Inc. (NYSE:DO) Sale Analysis
- September 20, 2017

The Oregon-based Thompson Rubinstein Investment Management Inc Or has invested 0.77% in the stock. Trading was heavy with 2,988K shares changing hands in the last trading session. Analyst Thoughts About Builders FirstSource, Inc. Next quarter's EPS is forecasted to be $0.10 and the next full year EPS is projected to be $0.20. (more...)
Bed Bath & Beyond earnings miss widely, stock plunges 18% Bed Bath & Beyond earnings miss widely, stock plunges 18%
- September 20, 2017

Perritt Capital Management Inc, a Illinois-based fund reported 72,450 shares. It also reduced Ishares Tr (IJH) stake by 4,027 shares and now owns 10,720 shares. Therefore 55% are positive. Bed Bath & Beyond has a 52 week low of $26.96 and a 52 week high of $48.83. (NASDAQ:BBBY). At the time of writing, the First Call consensus price target for the company is $32.16. (more...)
NZ jet fuel rations to continue next week NZ jet fuel rations to continue next week
- September 20, 2017

Air New Zealand is restricting ticket sales and will cancel some worldwide flights as it deals with the shortage of jet fuel at Auckland global Airport. The government said the HMNZS Endeavour would be deployed to Marsden Point tomorrow at 11am to help with fuel transports. The fuel industry has been scrambling for new ways of getting aviation fuel to Auckland while Refining NZ has been defending the time it's taking to fix the damaged pipeline. (more...)