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Supersized Chocolate Bars Banned in UK Hospitals Supersized Chocolate Bars Banned in UK Hospitals
- October 17, 2017

Sandwiches must contain no more than 400 calories under restrictions that would rule out options such as an M&S BLT or a Pret a Manger cheese and pickle. "In place of calorie-laden, sugary snacks we want to make healthier food an easy option for hospital staff, patients and visitors", said Stevens. But he suggested the NHS should introduce "more draconian measures" if levels of obesity continue to rise, banning all sugary foods with more than 250 calories, rather than 80 per cent of them. (more...)
Trader's Buzzer: The Charles Schwab Corporation (SCHW)
- October 17, 2017

Nomura has "Buy" rating and $31 target. Keefe, Bruyette & Woods reaffirmed a "buy" rating and issued a $47.00 price target on shares of The Charles Schwab Corporation in a research report on Friday, September 15th. Therefore 70% are positive. The Charles Schwab Corporation has a 12 month low of $30.66 and a 12 month high of $46.21. The rating was reinitiated by UBS on Monday, March 13 with "Buy". (more...)
Blue Buffalo Pet Products, Inc. (NasdaqGS:BUFF) Price to Cash in Focus Blue Buffalo Pet Products, Inc. (NasdaqGS:BUFF) Price to Cash in Focus
- October 17, 2017

The value of the company's investment in Blue Buffalo Pet Products, Inc . decreased from $3,089,000 to $2,851,000 a change of $238,000 since the last quarter. Insiders sold a total of 187,072 shares of company stock worth $4,736,802 over the last quarter. If you are viewing this piece of content on another domain, it was copied illegally and reposted in violation of United States and global trademark & copyright laws. (more...)
Health Insurance Innovations, Inc. (HIIQ) Under Analyst Spotlight
- October 17, 2017

About 432,791 shares traded. There has been some selling insider activity on Health Insurance Innovations, I (NASDAQ: HIIQ ) recently. It has outperformed by 211.13% the S&P500. The company's 3-months average volume stands at 1.1 million. Principal Financial Gru reported 0.15% in Leidos Holdings, Inc. Pdts Prtnrs Limited Liability reported 0.01% in Health Insurance Innovations Inc (NASDAQ: HIIQ ). (more...)
Analyst's Ratings : PayPal Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:PYPL) Analyst's Ratings : PayPal Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:PYPL)
- October 17, 2017

Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on PayPal Holdings, Inc ., where 15 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 18 analysts have given a Buy signal, 13 said it's a HOLD, 0 reported it as Underperform and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell. (more...)
Industrial Production Rose 0.3% in September Industrial Production Rose 0.3% in September
- October 17, 2017

Capacity utilization, reflecting how much industries are producing relative to their potential output, rose by 0.2 percentage point to 76.0% in September; economists had expected 76.3%. At 104.6% of its 2012 average, total industrial production in September was 1.6% above its year-earlier level. The decline in August lowered to 0.7% from 0.9%. (more...)
EXTRA: ASOS To Up Investment To Meet Ongoing Surge In Global Sales EXTRA: ASOS To Up Investment To Meet Ongoing Surge In Global Sales
- October 17, 2017

Our global performance was excellent, as we reinvested FX tailwinds and benefitted from our continually improving customer proposition", said Nick Beighton, Asos chief executive. The company said, as previously noted, the continuing FX tailwind enabled reinvestment at a faster rate than initially planned. Today chief executive Nick Beighton insisted the company has an "increasingly strong and differentiated proposition". (more...)
Trump's fortune falls $600 million on Forbes list Trump's fortune falls $600 million on Forbes list
- October 17, 2017

The magazine attributed his decline in wealth to "a tough NY real estate market, particularly for retail locations; a costly lawsuit and an expensive presidential campaign". The magazine in explaining it got the details, said it continues to get more information by digging deeper on all the properties. The average net worth of a Forbes 400 member hit $6.7 billion, up from $6 billion past year. (more...)
Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE:LVS) Active Stock in the Spotlight Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE:LVS) Active Stock in the Spotlight
- October 17, 2017

Even so, upward estimate revisions raise optimism. The Company also offers players club loyalty programs at its properties, which provides access to rewards, privileges and members-only events. The firm had revenue of $3.14 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $3.01 billion. The expected future growth in earnings per share ("EPS") is an incredibly important factor.in identifying an under-valued stock. (more...)
MCX launches India's first gold options contract MCX launches India's first gold options contract
- October 17, 2017

On Tuesday the stock market witnessed a Rs. 140 plunge in gold prices ahead of the auspicious occasion of Dhanteras, which is considered to be sacred for the purchase of gold, silver and other metal articles. Option is an instrument that gives the buyer a right to buy or sell an underlined at a present price on a future date. "Even this Diwali, we will see gold buying like every year but nothing overwhelming that significantly lifts demand". (more...)
Eli Lilly and (LLY ) Receiving Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage, Analysis Finds Eli Lilly and (LLY ) Receiving Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage, Analysis Finds
- October 17, 2017

About 7.22M shares traded. It has underperformed by 12.00% the S&P500. The company reported $1.11 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.05 by $0.06. 20,865 were reported by Wellington Management Gru Limited Liability Partnership. The Earnings to Price yield of Eli Lilly and Company NYSE:LLY is 2.70%. (more...)
Malaysia Airlines to make announcement following Bellew's exit Malaysia Airlines to make announcement following Bellew's exit
- October 17, 2017

Domestic links from Stansted to Edinburgh and Glasgow, and between Gatwick and Belfast International, were among the Ryanair routes cut for the winter. Malaysia Airlines, he said, was in urgent need of replacing old aircraft with widebody jets in order to capture long-haul market. Malaysia Airlines said in statement that it had taken note of Ryanair's announcement to the London Stock Exchange on Bellew's return. (more...)
Why to Keeping Eye on Harley-Davidson, Inc. (HOG), CBS Corporation
- October 17, 2017

Nine analysts have made estimates for Harley-Davidson's earnings. Thompson Investment Management Inc. now owns 78,459 shares of the company's stock worth $4,238,000 after buying an additional 686 shares during the period. The stock's market capitalization is 8.12B. The stock of Harley-Davidson Inc (NYSE:HOG) has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, February 4 by Citigroup. The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, September 22nd. (more...)
Strike at General Motors CAMI plant ending with workers approving deal Strike at General Motors CAMI plant ending with workers approving deal
- October 17, 2017

Striking Canadian workers on Monday voted almost 86 percent in favor of a new four-year agreement with General Motors Co (GM.N) in a deal that would make it more costly for the US automaker to shut the Ontario plant. The workers walked off the job on September 18 after GM rejected a union call to designate the factory as the lead production site for its popular Chevrolet Equinox sport utility vehicle model in North America. (more...)
Netflix subscriber surge of 5.3 million new users sends shares soaring Netflix subscriber surge of 5.3 million new users sends shares soaring
- October 17, 2017

Netflix (NASDAQ: NFLX ) last released its quarterly earnings data on Monday, October 16th. After this was announced Netflix shares went up $4.37 (2.16%) to $207.05 each in after-hours trading Monday. "When we produce an unbelievable show like Stranger Things , that's a lot of capital up front, and then you get a payout over it over many years", chief executive Reed Hastings explained at the second quarter results. (more...)
Revenue Forecast of Gilead Sciences Inc. (GILD) Revenue Forecast of Gilead Sciences Inc. (GILD)
- October 17, 2017

It has underperformed by 2.44% the S&P500. Andra Ap-Fonden decreased Gilead Sciences Inc (GILD ) stake by 5.53% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Tracking recent technical action on shares of Gilead Sciences Inc (GILD ), we have identified that Span A is now above Span B. (more...)
Bank details of Indians on sale on 'dark web' for Rs 500 Bank details of Indians on sale on 'dark web' for Rs 500
- October 17, 2017

The trap led to the arrest of two people of the gang from Mumbai. The cops made a crackdown on the case after a detective posing as a customer of the financial information purchased the debit card details of an Indore-based woman in exchange of bitcoins . (more...)
Wipro reports 6% YoY Q2 profit growth at Rs 2190 crore Wipro reports 6% YoY Q2 profit growth at Rs 2190 crore
- October 17, 2017

Revenue from IT services overall increased to 131.69 billion rupees ($2.03 billion) from 131.37 billion rupees, slightly above its forecast of a range of $1.96 billion to $2 billion. "Productivity gains generated by holmes automation suite, operational efficiencies overcame incremental impact of wage hikes", the company said in a post- results statement. (more...)
(ADP) Holdings Decreased by West Oak Capital, LLC (ADP) Holdings Decreased by West Oak Capital, LLC
- October 17, 2017

Blackhawk Network Hldgs Inc now has $1.97 billion valuation. Parametric Assoc Ltd Liability invested in 65,329 shares or 0% of the stock. About 344,549 shares traded. North Star Management Corporation has invested 0.01% in Automatic Data Processing (NASDAQ:ADP). Automatic Data Processing (ADP) opened at 113.86 on Monday. (more...)
Morgan Stanley's earnings rise in Q3 Morgan Stanley's earnings rise in Q3
- October 17, 2017

Davidson Investment Advisors now owns 291,525 shares of the financial services provider's stock worth $12,486,000 after purchasing an additional 7,462 shares during the period. Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) notched a -0.6% intraday decline moving at $48.3. The company has a 50-day moving average price of $47.26 and a 200-day moving average price of $45.05. (more...)