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Mantra takeover: Accor offers $1.2b to buy Australian hotel giant
- October 09, 2017

The offer represents a 23% premium to Mantra's Friday closing price, and sparked a rally in the shares. Paris-based AccorHotels is already the leading hotel group in Australia while Mantra operates 125 hotels across Australia, Hawaii and Indonesia under the Mantra, Peppers and Breakfree brands. (more...)
Activision Blizzard Sees Unusually High Options Volume (ATVI) Activision Blizzard Sees Unusually High Options Volume (ATVI)
- October 09, 2017

Activision Blizzard, Inc . (NASDAQ: ATVI ) ended its day at $63.09 with the rising stream of 0.73% and its total traded volume was 4.05 million shares less than the average volume. Over the past week, shares are -0.18%. Veritable Lp holds 4,803 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. (NASDAQ: ATVI ). Arrow Fin invested in 20,050 shares. (more...)
Urban Outfitters, Inc. (URBN) Downgraded by Deutsche Bank AG Urban Outfitters, Inc. (URBN) Downgraded by Deutsche Bank AG
- October 09, 2017

About 400 shares traded. 2140411 shares were traded on Urban Outfitters, Inc .'s last session. It has underperformed by 47.26% the S&P500. The Price to Cash Flow for Urban Outfitters, Inc . Its down 0.06, from 0.88 in 2017Q1. The Volatility 3m is a similar percentage determined by the daily log normal returns and standard deviation of the share price over 3 months. (more...)
Model: I've Gotten Rape Threats Over Hairy Legs Model: I've Gotten Rape Threats Over Hairy Legs
- October 09, 2017

However she was subjected to a slew of abusive comments, including being called a "monkey". 'Me being such an abled, white, cis body with its only nonconforming feature being a little leg hair , ' posted Bystrom. Byström - who is also a photographer and artist - says in the ad that has been viewed more than 5 lakh times on YouTube: "I think femininity is created by our culture". (more...)
Sensex, Nifty inch up ahead of Q2 earnings season
- October 09, 2017

The Sensex of the BSE, which opened at 31,862.20 points, was trading at 31,828.56 points (at 1.04 p.m.), higher by 14.34 points or 0.05 per cent from Friday's close at 31,814.22 points. Major Sensex gainers on Monday were: Coal India, up 1.81 per cent at Rs 281.45; Hindustan Unilever , up 1.37 per cent at Rs 1,222; Dr. Reddy's Lab, up 1.34 per cent at Rs 2,409.75; Kotak Bank, up 1.34 per cent at Rs 1,051; and Adani Ports, up 1.16 per cent at Rs 393.40. (more...)
Singapore developer bids for full control of Millennium & Copthorne Hotels Singapore developer bids for full control of Millennium & Copthorne Hotels
- October 09, 2017

City Development (CDL) is offering 552.5p in cash for the shares, a premium of 21% to the close on Friday. M&C's independent directors, who do not include the appointees of CDL to the M&C board (such as Mr Kwek Leng Beng, Mr Kwek Leng Peck and Mr Kwek Eik Sheng), formed an independent committee to evaluate CDL's proposed offer, CDL said. (more...)
Today Analysts Focus on Apple Inc. (AAPL), Chesapeake Energy Corporation (CHK) Today Analysts Focus on Apple Inc. (AAPL), Chesapeake Energy Corporation (CHK)
- October 09, 2017

Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE: CHK ) has risen 49.74% since October 8, 2016 and is uptrending. Chesapeake Energy (NYSE: CHK ) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May 4th. Chesapeake Utilities Corporatio recently declared a dividend for shareholders to be paid on Thursday the 5th of October 2017. Glob Invsts holds 0.05% of its portfolio in Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE: CHK ) for 32.49M shares. (more...)
Parsec Financial Management Inc. Grows Position in Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) Parsec Financial Management Inc. Grows Position in Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT)
- October 09, 2017

Among 8 analysts covering Opus Bank ( NASDAQ:OPB ), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 5 Hold. The company presently has a consensus rating of "Hold" and a consensus price target of $81.58. In related news, Director S Robson Walton sold 646,330 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, August 23rd. Following the completion of the transaction, the insider now directly owns 10,507,127 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $740,752,453.50. (more...)
(CHFC) Stake Raised by Bronfman EL Rothschild LP
- October 09, 2017

About 99,764 shares traded. Westlake Chemical had a return on equity of 16.26% and a net margin of 8.05%. It has outperformed by 5.06% the S&P500. Crown Castle Intl Corp New (NYSE:CCI) was reduced too. Since May 24, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 1 insider sale for $332,640 activity. Its up 0.13, from 1.04 in 2017Q1. (more...)
Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE:KMI) Experiences Lighter than Average Trading Volume
- October 09, 2017

On average, analysts expect that Kinder Morgan will report full-year sales of $3.24 billion for the current fiscal year, with estimates ranging from $13.16 billion to $13.54 billion. Marianas Fund Limited Liability Company holds 635,000 shares or 10.85% of its portfolio. Captrust Financial Advsr has invested 0.13% in Kinder Morgan Inc (NYSE: KMI ). (more...)
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC) Trading Volume Significantly Lower
- October 09, 2017

The company has market cap of $27.26 billion. The stock increased 1.13% or $1.03 on October 6, reaching $92.47. Anadarko Petroleum Corporation had a negative return on equity of 9.71% and a negative net margin of 19.31%. Carret Asset Mngmt Ltd Liability Corporation holds 0.43% or 56,423 shares in its portfolio. Assetmark owns 2,020 shares. Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC) has a beta of 1.38, compared to a beta of 1 for the market, which implies that the stock's price movements are ... (more...)
Credit Acceptance Corporation (NASDAQ:CACC) Experiences Lighter than Average Trading Volume
- October 09, 2017

It has underperformed by 17.37% the S&P500. Ancient Art Lp decreased Credit Accep Corp Mich (CACC) stake by 18.69% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Account Management Llc sold 16,000 shares as Credit Acceptance Corporation (CACC)'s stock rose 15.18%. (more...)
Analyzing Analyst Recommendations: Harley-Davidson, Inc. (HOG), Centene Corporation
- October 09, 2017

BidaskClub downgraded shares of Harley-Davidson from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a research note on Wednesday, July 12th. UBS Group AG reissued a "neutral" rating and set a $57.00 price objective on shares of Harley-Davidson in a research report on Monday, April 17th. (more...)
United States slaps Bombardier with 300 percent in duties after Boeing complaint
- October 09, 2017

The BBC says the programme is also important to 15 smaller aerospace firms in Northern Ireland and, by more than tripling the cost of a C-Series aircraft sold in the U.S., could "also jeopardise a major order placed previous year from USA airline Delta". (more...)
Arjen Robben: 'Netherlands have no chance of qualifying' Arjen Robben: 'Netherlands have no chance of qualifying'
- October 09, 2017

The Netherlands need a miracle if they are to qualify for next year's Fifa World Cup in Russian Federation. Marcus Berg scored four times for Sweden as Luxembourg , who drew 0-0 with France in September, were embarrassed. "This hurts. It is unfortunately part of the sport", he told reporters after the Belarus match. "To win 7-0 at home to Sweden is a big ask". It's a stupid question. (more...)
More than 1000 Typhoon jobs under threat at BAE Systems More than 1000 Typhoon jobs under threat at BAE Systems
- October 09, 2017

First half numbers from fashion firm Ted Baker PLC ( LON:TED ) on Tuesday are expected to continue its track record of double-digit growth, reflecting the resilience of its balanced model, according to analysts at Liberum Capital. The company said: 'BAE Systems continually reviews its operations to make sure we are performing as effectively and efficiently as possible, delivering our commitments to existing customers and ensuring we are best placed to secure future business. (more...)
Alphabet calls in the balloons Alphabet calls in the balloons
- October 09, 2017

Project Loon , part of Google's original "moonshot" efforts, was created to bring connectivity to remote parts of the world and areas struggling with the aftermath of a natural disaster. "To deliver signal to people's devices, Loon needs be integrated with a telco partner's network - the balloons can't do it alone", she said, adding that the company is "making solid progress on this next step". (more...)
Tropical Depression 17 forms in Atlantic, forecasters say Tropical Depression 17 forms in Atlantic, forecasters say
- October 09, 2017

Nate weakened to a tropical storm, as of 8 a.m., with sustained winds of 45 miles per hour. On the forecast track, Nate will quickly move to the northeast by the Central Appalachians in 24 hours and through the northeast exiting ME on Tuesday. (more...)
Gas prices continue their post hurricane fall Gas prices continue their post hurricane fall
- October 09, 2017

That price is still 6 cents lower than the average a week ago. The average price for self-serve regular unleaded gasoline was about $2.40 per gallon, the Dearborn-based auto club said late Sunday. "Gas prices have today entered their fourth straight week of declining nationally, a trend unlikely to be interrupted by Hurricane Nate over this past weekend", said Patrick DeHaan, senior petroleum analyst for GasBuddy. (more...)
Jupp Heynckes: I could only return for Bayern Munich Jupp Heynckes: I could only return for Bayern Munich
- October 09, 2017

Heynckes won the treble before calling time on his illustrious coaching career. "I am very much looking forward to this task". "Some feel old at 45 but I've not changed". Heynckes' appointment - strictly until the end of the season - has been interpreted as a victory for club president Uli Hoeness in his power struggle with chief executive Karl-Heinz Rummenigge. (more...)