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PM Modi launches Saubhagya Yojana to deliver electricity to poor households PM Modi launches Saubhagya Yojana to deliver electricity to poor households
- September 25, 2017

Discussing the economy, Shah said it had become stronger under the Narendra Modi-led government than it was under the UPA. Speaking at the launch of the scheme, Modi announced that the government will provide free electricity connections to four crore rural homes so that the poor can have access to power. (more...)
Gigya, a Customer Identity and Access Management Company Acquired by SAP Gigya, a Customer Identity and Access Management Company Acquired by SAP
- September 25, 2017

The company now manages 1.3 billion customer identities in order to build identity-driven relationships for its enterprise clients and is compliant with the forthcoming European General Data Protection Regulation laws. Founded in 2006, Gigya offers its platform on a Registration-as-a-Service basis to assist companies in converting unknown customers into loyal and engaged customers. (more...)
Boardwalk Pipeline Partners LP (BWP) Earning Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Analysis Shows
- September 25, 2017

The dividend payment was $0.100 per share for the quarter which comes to $0.40 on an annualized basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.26 EPS. Therefore 33% are positive. Boardwalk Pipeline Partners had 12 analyst reports since August 13, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. More interesting news about Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) were released by: Bloomberg.com and their article: "Facebook Offers Hundreds of Millions of Dollars for Music Rights" published on September ... (more...)
Women in retail earn £4315 a year less than males Women in retail earn £4315 a year less than males
- September 25, 2017

The results also found that women are significantly more likely to hold a junior management positions (66 per cent) than men (34 per cent), while men are nearly three times as likely to hold senior management positions. Earlier this year the BBC was embroiled in a huge gender pay gap row after their salary bill was made public. It is also above the national average North and North East of England, where male managers earn an average of 28.8% more than women, while it is lowest in Scotland ... (more...)
What Really Matters? - DSW Inc. (DSW), Ctrip.com International, Ltd. (CTRP)?
- September 25, 2017

The stock increased 0.02% or $0.01 on September 21, reaching $45.66. It is down 31.59% since September 22, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 12.68% the S&P500. Baillie Gifford & Co. raised its stake in shares of Ctrip.com worldwide by 4.1% during the 1st quarter. Hdfc Bank Ltd (NYSE:HDB) was reduced too. ( NASDAQ:CSCO ), 23 have Buy rating , 0 Sell and 14 Hold. (more...)
Target raises minimum wage to $11 an hour, $15 by 2020 Target raises minimum wage to $11 an hour, $15 by 2020
- September 25, 2017

Target says it will raise its minimum wage from $10 to $11 an hour by October and boost it again to $15 hourly by 2020. It also helps that Target has seen some better-than-expected sales growth this year, with shopper store visits and e-commerce both rising. (more...)
Featured Stock to See: Campbell Soup Company (CPB)
- September 25, 2017

Typically there are three different market caps but we'll save that for another day. The Company's segments include Americas Simple Meals and Beverages; Global Biscuits and Snacks, and Campbell Fresh. Livforsakringsbolaget Skandia Omsesidigt owns 11,260 shares. The employed capital is calculated by subrating current liabilities from total assets. Canada Pension Plan Inv Board reported 343,641 shares. (more...)
President Trump waging spat with sports on two fronts President Trump waging spat with sports on two fronts
- September 25, 2017

Trump's attitude did not come out of the blue. And his willingness to speak up will strike many of his most loyal supporters as validation for their vote for the most unconventional politician in modern American history last fall. They traditionally visit D.C. when they're in town for a game, and in this case, the Warriors play the Wizards on February 28, 2018. In the Seattle Seahawks and Tennessee Titans game, neither team took the field for the anthems. (more...)
Analysts See $1.16 EPS for Comerica Incorporated (CMA)
- September 25, 2017

Next quarter's EPS is forecasted at $1.19 with next year's EPS projected to be $5.25. The stock increased 0.96% or $0.69 during the last trading session, reaching $72.53. State Treasurer State Of Michigan accumulated 58,176 shares or 0.03% of the stock. Columbus Circle Invsts accumulated 592,583 shares. Nelson Roberts Inv Advisors Limited Liability Company has 530 shares. (more...)
DST Systems, Inc. (NYSE:DST) Trading Volume Significantly Lower DST Systems, Inc. (NYSE:DST) Trading Volume Significantly Lower
- September 25, 2017

After $0.76 actual earnings per share reported by DST Systems, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -3.95 % negative EPS growth. The stock increased 2.34% or $1.23 on September 22, reaching $53.88. Among 34 analysts covering Microsoft Corporation ( NASDAQ:MSFT ), 27 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 67% are positive. The firm experienced a fall in short interest of -14.87% as of August 31, 2017 from the last reporting period. (more...)
Activision Blizzard (ATVI) Receives Daily Media Sentiment Rating of 0.23
- September 25, 2017

Finally, Scout Investments Inc. increased its holdings in shares of Activision Blizzard by 143.6% during the first quarter. The stock decreased 0.33% or $0.21 on September 22, reaching $63.9. The rating was upgraded by SunTrust on Thursday, April 13 to "Buy". (The) assumed coverage on Activision Blizzard in a report on Friday, September 8th. (more...)
Fortuna Silver Mines (FSM) Earning Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Report Shows
- September 25, 2017

It has underperformed by 42.32% the S&P500. The stock of LivePerson, Inc. The target implies a 95.65% spike from where the shares are now trading. It has underperformed by 14.27% the S&P500. Analysts await Sonic Automotive Inc (NYSE:SAH) to report earnings on November, 7. The basic materials company reported $0.06 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.04 by $0.02. (more...)
AAA: Three factors driving gas prices down AAA: Three factors driving gas prices down
- September 25, 2017

That was due to "intense price wars and undercutting", he said, as the national average has dropped just half of that. Gas in San Francisco was the highest in the contiguous United States at an average of $3.18 a gallon. On September 14, gas prices reached a three year high in Florida when the average gallon was sold for $2.73. Gas prices remain steady in the Midland-Odessa area. (more...)
Student Transportation Inc (STB) Lifted to Student Transportation Inc (STB) Lifted to "Buy" at Zacks Investment Research
- September 25, 2017

A statistical measure of the dispersion of returns (volatility) for STB producing salvation in Investors mouth, it has week volatility of 2.63% and for the month booked as 1.82%. The company has market cap of $678.38 million. The Company provides school bus and management services to public and private schools in North America and offers services, such as contracted services, special needs transportation, charter services, direct to parent and used bus sales. (more...)
JPMorgan nets another pay day with tech take-private JPMorgan nets another pay day with tech take-private
- September 25, 2017

The deal is the latest in a wave of consolidation in the industry this year as firms seek to take advantage of the growing use of mobile devices to make payments. Nets said at the start of July that it had received purchase offers and was reviewing its options. The price on offer from the US buyout firm implies a valuation for Nets of 13 times 2018 enterprise-value-to-EBITDA, in line with the sector average, UBS wrote in a research note. (more...)
EPS for UnitedHealth Group Inc (UNH) Expected At $2.57
- September 25, 2017

With 2.05 million avg volume, 5 days are for UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH)'s short sellers to cover UNH's short positions. The shares were sold at an average price of $193.98, for a total transaction of $969,900.00. Since May 4, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 3 sales for $10.13 million activity. Another trade for 750 shares valued at $41,220 was sold by WOLF IDELLE K . (more...)
Aircel Maxis case: ED attaches Karti Chidambaram's assets worth Rs 90L Aircel Maxis case: ED attaches Karti Chidambaram's assets worth Rs 90L
- September 25, 2017

Chidambaram's son Karti Chidambaram. The agency said it has issued a provisional attachment order under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) attaching assets "of Karti in the form of fixed deposits and balance in saving bank account to the tune of Rs 90 lakh approximately". (more...)
Police say speculation is 'compounding grief' after babies' tragic deaths
- September 25, 2017

Charlie and Noah Owen, who were five months old, died on Saturday morning. The five-month-old pair were discovered not breathing at their home - although the third triplet was healthy. Post-mortem examinations are to be performed. "They were lovely little boys and coming along well", she added. They were rushed to hospital with brother Ethan, who survived. (more...)
Which Analysts Are Watching Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. (NASDAQ:SFM)? Which Analysts Are Watching Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. (NASDAQ:SFM)?
- September 25, 2017

Unusual volume can be a major signal that investment gurus and momentum traders are piling into a stock ahead of a catalyst. KAR Auction Services Inc (NYSE:KAR) has risen 7.49% since September 20, 2016 and is uptrending. Independent Consultants Inc owns 10,225 shares. Impax Asset, a United Kingdom-based fund reported 748,300 shares. Bancorporation Of Ny Mellon Corporation owns 3.42M shares. (more...)
Paychex, Inc. (PAYX) Stake Increased by Dai Ichi Life Insurance Company Ltd
- September 25, 2017

Burney Co. now owns 40,717 shares of the business services provider's stock worth $2,398,000 after acquiring an additional 9,135 shares during the last quarter. Harvey Invest Com Limited Liability stated it has 2.65% of its portfolio in Paychex, Inc. (NYSE:KBR) by 88,400 shares in the quarter, for a total of 590,400 shares, and has risen its stake in Copart (NASDAQ:CPRT). (more...)