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Swiss franc surges as Korea tensions rise Swiss franc surges as Korea tensions rise
- August 13, 2017

Valeant's stock, which rallied a day before following quarterly results, sank 9.6 percent to C$17.85 after it said its subsidiaries in Australia were the subject of a tax audit. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan closed 0.13 percent higher, while Japan's Nikkei .N225 lost 0.30 percent. Australian shares fell to near three-week lows in a broad-based selloff. (more...)
Are Analysts Bullish Eastman Chemical Company (NYSE:EMN) After Last Week?
- August 13, 2017

During the same quarter previous year, the business posted $1.68 EPS. It has outperformed by 0.16% the S&P500. Investors sentiment increased to 1.52 in 2016 Q4. Perritt Cap Management Inc reported 310,820 shares. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Eastman Chemical from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a report on Wednesday. (more...)
Gold, silver shine as geopolitical tension rises Gold, silver shine as geopolitical tension rises
- August 13, 2017

The hardest-hit currencies were those of New Zealand, South Korea , Brazil and India. The dollar weakened against the yen, which is often sought in times of geopolitical tension. On Thursday the greenback had shed 0.8 per cent versus the yen, with the Japanese currency rallying broadly against most major currencies. Major European markets sank in early trade Thursday after the Dow recorded its second straight negative close Wednesday, although the dollar firmed against the pound and ... (more...)
Hong Kong scrambles to inspect European Union eggs as insecticide found Hong Kong scrambles to inspect European Union eggs as insecticide found
- August 12, 2017

The Centre for Food Safety revealed on Friday that two samples of Dutch eggs exceeded the local legal limit for Fipronil, a highly toxic pest control chemical banned from the production of food. Eggs or egg products from those producers have reached Austria, Britain, Denmark, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Poland, Romania, Slovenia, Slovakia and Sweden, as well as Switzerland and Hong Kong outside the EU. (more...)
Chelsea victory quietens Burnley doubters, says Dyche Chelsea victory quietens Burnley doubters, says Dyche
- August 13, 2017

Conte feared Chelsea were less than ready for this title defence, admitting on Friday he agreed with those who did not list his team among the favourites to win the Premier League . He scored off a Willian assist and then helped David Luiz to a goal with five minutes to play. Disjointed and embarrassed in the first half, Chelsea threatened to mount the most unlikely of comebacks in a stirring second-half display, but just failed to overcome their numerical disadvantage. (more...)
HSBC Holdings plc (LON:HSBA) Earns "Sell" Rating from Shore Capital
- August 12, 2017

BTC Capital Management Inc.'s holdings in HSBC Holdings PLC were worth $540,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Also Executive Lord Evans bought 2,239 stocks of the firms shares in a trade that took place on Fri, May 19th. executive have bought a total of 12,303 stocks of company shares valued $9,196,209 during the last 90 days. Traders who own the stock with a record date on Thurs, Aug 3rd will be paid a $0.10 dividend. (more...)
Earnings Forecast of Franco-Nevada Corporation (FNV)
- August 12, 2017

Chase Investment Counsel Corp purchased a new position in Franco-Nevada Corporation during the first quarter valued at approximately $265,000. The firm owned 288,200 shares of the basic materials company's stock after buying an additional 281,200 shares during the period. (more...)
Healthcare Realty Trust Incorpo (NYSE:HR) Experiences Heavier than Usual Trading Volume
- August 12, 2017

Empire State Realty Trust had a return on equity of 3.85% and a net margin of 11.67%. Sure, the percentage is encouraging but better times are ahead as looking out over a next 5-year period, analysts expect the company to see its earnings go up by 10%, annually. (more...)
Uber toils to shake off former chief as part of clean-up effort Uber toils to shake off former chief as part of clean-up effort
- August 12, 2017

Uber's board members are presently searching for a new CEO after Kalanick's departure. They are calling on Benchmark to remove itself from the board and sell at least 75 per cent of its stock, so the firm no longer has rights to appoint members to Uber's board of directors. (more...)
Gilbert & Cook Inc. Takes Position in Fidelity National Financial, Inc. (NYSE:FNF)
- August 12, 2017

Barclays PLC boosted their price objective on Fidelity National Financial from $48.00 to $49.00 and gave the company an "overweight" rating in a report on Monday, July 3rd. Eqis Cap Mngmt stated it has 3,086 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Fidelity National Information Servcs Inc has a 52 week low of $73.25 and a 52 week high of $92.78 with a P/E ratio of 44.72 The company's market cap is now $0. (more...)
PDP convention: We can not afford another mistake -Mark PDP convention: We can not afford another mistake -Mark
- August 12, 2017

The decision is part of the party's efforts to resolve leadership issues in the states, especially in Ogun State where two factions have laid claim to the control of the party. " We must root out the past mistakes and make the needs and aspirations of the Nigerian people the centrepiece of our party's democratic agenda . We know Nigerians are missing us and we would always carry them along when we return in 2019". (more...)
We held our own against Real: Mourinho We held our own against Real: Mourinho
- August 12, 2017

Zidane had the chance to quash speculation surrounding Bale, yet side-stepped the subject of Mourinho's comments on three occasions. That is all I can say. "We are going to try", he said. "So for us to come here and do the positive things we did, I think we have to keep that positive feeling into the new season, and into the Champions League in September". (more...)
Enable Midstream Partners LP (ENBL) EPS Estimated At $0.17
- August 12, 2017

The company has market cap of $2.72 billion. The stock increased 0.58% or $0.4 during the last trading session, reaching $69.76. It has underperformed by 18.39% the S&P500. Morgan Stanley maintained CONE Midstream Partners LP (NYSE: CNNX ) rating on Friday, July 14. Royal Bank Of Canada reaffirmed a "buy" rating and set a $41.00 target price on shares of Dominion Midstream Partners, in a report on Monday, May 8th. (more...)
FTSE ends down as shares hit by US-North Korea tensions FTSE ends down as shares hit by US-North Korea tensions
- August 12, 2017

US President Donald Trump warned North Korea on Tuesday about facing "fire and fury" if North Korea delivers more threats against the US. Canada Goose Holdings Inc fell 3.6 percent to C$23.16, but the luxury down-coat maker initially jumped more than 7 percent after reporting smaller-than-expected quarterly loss. (more...)
Analysts See $0.32 EPS for Shell Midstream Partners LP (SHLX)
- August 12, 2017

Yorkville Capital Management Llc owns 80,090 shares or 1.45% of their United States portfolio. San Francisco Sentry Inv Group Inc Inc (Ca) owns 13,544 shares. Tokio Marine Asset Limited has invested 0.04% in Quest Diagnostics Inc (NYSE:DGX). Enable Midstream Partners, (NYSE:ENBL) last released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May 3rd. (more...)
Stock markets extend losses at open Stock markets extend losses at open
- August 12, 2017

US stocks closed barely down on Wednesday as investors appeared to turn their focus away from North Korea-related geopolitical tension that weighed on equities for most of the session. The stock was the biggest gainer in the S&P 500 , adding $8.02 to $45.25. As a result, the volatility index reached a nine-month high, though it was close to record lows earlier this week, before the tensions sparked. (more...)
The Eastman Chemical (EMN) Receives Daily Coverage Optimism Score of 0.16 The Eastman Chemical (EMN) Receives Daily Coverage Optimism Score of 0.16
- August 12, 2017

It has outperformed by 4.02% the S&P500. Blackrock Japan Company Ltd decreased Symantec Corp (SYMC) stake by 20.29% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. James Investment Research Inc.'s holdings in Eastman Chemical were worth $338,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. (more...)
Guardiola returns to Man City drawing board Guardiola returns to Man City drawing board
- August 12, 2017

There have been five major new signings in Ederson, Benjamin Mendy, Kyle Walker, Bernardo Silva and Danilo, and further additions have not been ruled out. Guardiola, a former Barcelona and Bayern Munich manager, has yet to win a trophy since taking charge of City at the start of last season. Goal revealed earlier in August that Sancho had already said goodbye to his youth-team colleagues, who were left under the impression that he would join Borussia Dortmund. (more...)
North Korea details Guam missile plan as it rebuffs Trump North Korea details Guam missile plan as it rebuffs Trump
- August 12, 2017

The US island territory at the epicenter of North Korean madman Kim Jong Un's nuclear threats is looking to cash in on its new-found apocalyptic fame . "It's not something you can do without robust, full support from the South Korean government people, and there's absolutely no sign that South Korea will support military options with North Korea ", Delury said. (more...)
Malaysia's 1MDB Says $350 Million Paid to Abu Dhabi for Debt Deal Malaysia's 1MDB Says $350 Million Paid to Abu Dhabi for Debt Deal
- August 12, 2017

Earlier today, 1MDB said in a statement that it has made a payment of US$350 million to IPIC, pursuant to the amendment dated Aug 8, 2017 to the settlement deed with MoF Inc and IPIC. "Malaysians are entitled to know whether the difference of US$40 million was the "default interest" which 1MDB had to pay as a penalty for failing to (meet) the original July 31 deadline and a five-day extension for the first tranche", he said in a statement. (more...)