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Equifax CIO and CSO Retire Amid Confusion Over Patching Equifax CIO and CSO Retire Amid Confusion Over Patching
- September 22, 2017

The Wall Street Journal reported that David Webb, the company's chief information officer will be replaced by Mark Rohwasser who has been with Equifax since 2016 and heads the International IT Operations for the company. What has not been known, is how exactly many individuals in other countries are at risk. "Due to the nature of the information, Equifax believes identity takeover is unlikely for the United Kingdom consumers who had their data potentially accessed in this incident". (more...)
First Solar, Inc. (FSLR) hit its 1-Year High price on 09/15/17 First Solar, Inc. (FSLR) hit its 1-Year High price on 09/15/17
- September 22, 2017

A number of other hedge funds have also added to or reduced their stakes in FSLR . The value of the total investment in First Solar, Inc . went from $1,105,000 to $2,426,000 a change of 119.5% for the reporting period. The company rocked its 52-Week High of $51.84 and touched its 52-Week Low of $25.56. First Solar has an average rating of Hold and an average price target of $45.56. (more...)
Stocks mixed after Fed anouncement Stocks mixed after Fed anouncement
- September 22, 2017

US stock indexes overcame an afternoon wobble to close mostly higher Wednesday after the Federal Reserve said it would start reducing its huge bond portfolio next month and was still on track to raise interest rates later this year. "People are in wait-and-see mode". The leading economic index is expected to rise by 0.2%. Steel stocks have shown a significant move to the downside on the day, dragging the NYSE Arca Steel Index down by 1.6%. (more...)
Anheuser-Busch Inbev SA (NYSE:BUD) Earns "Buy" Rating from Berenberg Bank
- September 22, 2017

Atria Investments Llc acquired 14,123 shares as Procter And Gamble Co (PG)'s stock declined 5.32%. BUD's profit will be $2.01 billion for 24.67 P/E if the $1.19 EPS becomes a reality. Susquehanna maintained it with "Hold" rating and $103 target in Friday, May 5 report. The rating was downgraded by Suntrust Robinson to "Hold" on Thursday, December 22. (more...)
Morgan Stanley (MS) Analysts See $0.84 EPS
- September 22, 2017

The Credit Agricole S A holds 2.36 million shares with $99.67 million value, down from 2.70M last quarter. More interesting news about Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) were released by: Thestreet.com and their article: "Morgan Stanley Is Using Snapchat to Recruit College Students and Make Them Rich" published on September 15, 2017 as well as Insurancejournal.com's news article titled: "Global Reinsurers Face Exposures to Mexico City Earthquake: Morgan Stanley" with publication date: September 21, ... (more...)
Plains All American Pipeline, LP (PAA) Holdings Cut by Oppenheimer & Co. Inc
- September 22, 2017

About 659,326 shares traded. It has underperformed by 5.20% the S&P500. Institutional investors own 42.07% of the company's stock. The company is down since yesterday's close of 21.98. The ex-dividend date was Thursday the 27th of July 2017. Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors Lp acquired 121,017 shares as Plains All Amern Pipeline L ( PAA)'s stock declined 10.37%. (more...)
Payden & Rygel Increases Position in Maxim Integrated Products, Inc. (MXIM)
- September 22, 2017

With markets still riding high, investors will be closely watching the numbers as companies start reporting quarterly earnings results. The stock increased 0.12% or $0.07 during the last trading session, reaching $60.12. (NASDAQ:MXIM) for 182,786 shares. Princeton Alpha Management Lp increased Alphabet Inc stake by 629 shares to 975 valued at $773,000 in 2016Q4. It also upped Disney Walt Co New (NYSE:DIS) stake by 3,451 shares and now owns 236,078 shares. (more...)
Fulton Bank NA Has $1.44 Million Stake in UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (UNH) Fulton Bank NA Has $1.44 Million Stake in UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (UNH)
- September 22, 2017

The stock decreased 0.26% or $0.51 on September 21, reaching $195.21. Another trade for 1,336 shares valued at $115,163 was sold by KRETZMER W BRIAN . Investors sentiment increased to 1.02 in 2017 Q2. Its up 0.04, from 0.98 in 2017Q1. It is positive, as 53 investors sold UNH shares while 496 reduced holdings. (more...)
Hartree Partners LP Invests $2113000 in WPX Energy Inc (WPX)
- September 22, 2017

Several other large investors have also modified their holdings of WPX . Analysts, on average, seem bullish as they suggest HL is worth $0.82 more, giving a target price of $5.88 a share. They expect $-0.15 EPS, up 11.76 % or $0.02 from last year's $-0.17 per share. Equities research analysts forecast that WPX Energy will post ($0.51) EPS for the current fiscal year. (more...)
Liberty Global plc (LBTYA) closed at $33.81 in the last trading session
- September 22, 2017

While looking at the Stock's Performance, Liberty Global plc now shows a Weekly Performance of 1.9%, where Monthly Performance is -0.24%, Quarterly performance is 15.69%, 6 Months performance is -6.27% and yearly performance percentage is 1.62%. (more...)
Metals: Gold Prices Retreat as Dollar Strengthens Metals: Gold Prices Retreat as Dollar Strengthens
- September 22, 2017

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was down 0.2 percent after wobbling between positive and negative territory in early trading. Benchmark 10-year Treasury notes US10YT=RR were last down 8/32 in price to yield 2.229 percent. The pound dipped back below $1.36 but is still sitting close to its highest levels since Britain voted to leave the European Union in June past year. (more...)
Call of Duty: WWII Brotherhood of Heroes Documentary Released Call of Duty: WWII Brotherhood of Heroes Documentary Released
- September 22, 2017

Army, who experiences combat for the first time on D-Day. Players will join Crowley on some of these missions during the campaign. A war is never fought alone, and players will have plenty of characters to fight alongside with in Call of Duty: WWII . (more...)
Investors Sell Valero Energy Corporation (VLO) on Strength (VLO) Investors Sell Valero Energy Corporation (VLO) on Strength (VLO)
- September 22, 2017

The short-interest ratio decreased to 5.0 and the short interest percentage is 0.04% as of August 31. The company was maintained on Monday, October 5 by RBC Capital Markets. As per Monday, August 22, the company rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray. Investors sentiment increased to 1.65 in Q2 2017. Its up 0.05, from 1.01 in 2016Q3. (more...)
Gold Slides Below $1300 as Fed Rate Hike Plans Erode Bullion's Value
- September 22, 2017

The future of America's central bank leader is up in the air, and President Donald Trump can decide her fate. "I really haven't had to give further thought at this point to this question", she told House lawmakers in July. However, because the scale is small and the market has been expecting the increase, the rates are expected to rise only minimally. The Fed signalled it still expects one more interest rate hike by the end of the year, despite a recent bout of low inflation, but ratcheted ... (more...)
Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) Upgraded at Moffett Nathanson
- September 22, 2017

The stock rose 0.36% or $0.14 reaching $37.44 per share. They expect $0.49 EPS, up 6.52% or $0.03 from last year's $0.46 per share. Session activity on Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ: CMCSA ) shares bumps the stock on today's most active list. (more...)
Ocean Rig UDW Inc. (ORIG) Position Lowered by Renaissance Technologies LLC
- September 21, 2017

The stock fell -77.84 percent over the past six months. If investors decide to take a chance on some of these stocks, they may want to employ some standard techniques to help manage that risk. Finally observing long term time frame, 200-day simple moving average is more helpful at telling general investing trends lasting 200 days. The ADX alone was created to measure trend strength. (more...)
Forward View Reaffirms "Hold" Rating for Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation (BGFV)
- September 22, 2017

It has outperformed by 41.26% the S&P500. Investors may be combing through all the latest company earnings reports. The firm has a market capitalization of $161.46 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 6.824 and a beta of -0.06. 48 funds opened positions while 51 raised stakes. Bnp Paribas Arbitrage reported 6,053 shares. The current trading volume of 0.93 sits 99627.96% lower than the past 3 month's readings, indicating near-term traders have been less active toward BGFV than usual of late. (more...)
Enterprise Products Partners Stake Reduced by Cambridge Investment Research Advisors
- September 22, 2017

Therefore 70% are positive. EPD was included in 41 notes of analysts from July 23, 2015. (NASDAQ:CAMP) rating on Friday, May 26. Raymond James downgraded the stock to "Market Perform" rating in Wednesday, January 27 report. The rating was initiated by DA Davidson on Thursday, July 23 with "Buy". Investors sentiment decreased to 0.99 in Q4 2016. When we look at the Volatility of the company, Week Volatility is at 0.90% whereas Month Volatility is at 1.53%. (more...)
Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (COG) Holdings Lifted by Swiss National Bank Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (COG) Holdings Lifted by Swiss National Bank
- September 21, 2017

Traders may be narrowing in on the ATR or Average True Range indicator when reviewing technicals. Rockwell Collins, Inc. (NYSE:COL) has risen 16.15% since September 20, 2016 and is uptrending. For the quarter, shares have been noted at -32.02%. Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation has a 52 week low of $20.02 and a 52 week high of $27.14. This nets out to a decrease of 8.47 million shares and is another bearish sign for COG. (more...)
Asian stocks flat as investors await Fed meeting results
- September 21, 2017

However, the latest core inflation reading last week was the strongest in months, which could push the Fed to raise interest rates for a third time in 2017, investors and analysts have said . The pan-European STOXX 600 share index dipped less than 0.1 per cent. But he declined to say what kind of options he was talking about or whether they involved the use of lethal force. (more...)