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U.S. dollar falls amid data, Fed leadership discussion U.S. dollar falls amid data, Fed leadership discussion
- October 27, 2017

Despite Wednesday's pullback, the dollar index has gained about 0.6 percent from a trough hit a week ago, held up by hopes for a tax-cut plan and in the aftermath of reports that Stanford University economist John Taylor impressed President Donald Trump in his interview for the Fed's top post. (more...)
FY2017 EPS Estimates for Merck & Company, Inc. (MRK) Increased by Analyst
- October 27, 2017

Merck & Co., Inc. has a consensus outperform rating from 20 Wall Street analysts, and the number of shares now sold short amount to at least 0.68% of shares outstanding. grew its stake in Merck & by 2.6% during the first quarter. Inc. had 56 analyst reports since August 13, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Finally, Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Merck & Co. (more...)
Three Women Employees Sue Uber Over Unequal Pay In San Francisco
- October 27, 2017

The women, Ingrid Avedano, Roxana del Toro Lopez and Ana Medina, are software engineers who identify as Latina. The three women claimed in the lawsuit that they all missed out on wage increases as well as promotions and benefits because they are women of color and female. (more...)
American Airlines Group Inc Reports 26% Fall In Q3 Profit American Airlines Group Inc Reports 26% Fall In Q3 Profit
- October 27, 2017

The stock rose 1.91% or $0.98 reaching $51.96. (NASDAQ:AAL) is performing. American Airlines Group Inc. has had 4 insider trades in the last 3 months, including 0 open market buys and 4 sells. Gru One Trading Lp holds 237,097 shares. Oppenheimer Inc has invested 0.16% in American Airlines Group Inc (NASDAQ:AAL). Ares Mgmt Lc holds 0.37% or 352,820 shares in its portfolio. (more...)
UK Retail Sales Decline Sharply In October: CBI UK Retail Sales Decline Sharply In October: CBI
- October 27, 2017

The poll from the CBI reported a reading of -36 for the year to October, down from a two-year high of +42 in September and its lowest level since March 2009. CBI chief economist Rain Newton-Smith said: "It's clear retailers are beginning to really feel the pinch from higher inflation". The CBI suggested the Government could bring forward a plan to switch this to the CPI inflation rate - which was 3%. (more...)
Visa Inc. (V) Shares Bought by TD Asset Management Inc
- October 27, 2017

Institutional investors and hedge funds own 81.69% of the company's stock. The company's market cap is $249.14 Billion. Stock's distance from 52 week High is 0.21% and the distance from 52 week Low is 45.66%. The stock now has an average rating of "Buy" and a consensus price target of $115.95. The rating was maintained by Bernstein on Wednesday, August 12 with "Outperform". (more...)
What's The Story Behind Laboratory Corp. of America Holdings (NYSE:LH)
- October 27, 2017

The stock increased 1.49% or $2.79 on October 25, reaching $190.35. About 71,433 shares traded. About shares traded. William Lyon Homes (NYSE:WLH) has risen 65.59% since October 26, 2016 and is uptrending. Cibc Ww Mkts reported 0.02% of its portfolio in Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT). 652,922 were accumulated by Tiaa Cref Invest Mgmt Limited. During the same period past year, the business posted $2.25 earnings per share. (more...)
Earnings have not recovered since 2008 financial crash
- October 27, 2017

However, just 10 years earlier, women were earning 10.6 per cent more than men. Ms O'Grady said the government should "crank up the pressure on employers" and that, as well as publishing their gender pay gaps , companies should be forced to explain how they will close them. (more...)
Bank of Canada stands pat on interest rate Bank of Canada stands pat on interest rate
- October 27, 2017

CP says Governor Stephen Poloz also signalled that future hikes are likely on the horizon but may occur at a more tentative rate. The Bank said the current level is appropriate given the risks and uncertainties the country is facing, in particular those related to the renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement. (more...)
The CenturyLink Inc. (CTL) Debt Trading 1.4% Lower The CenturyLink Inc. (CTL) Debt Trading 1.4% Lower
- October 27, 2017

Outstanding shares refer to a company's stock presently held by all its shareholders, counting share blocks held by institutional shareholders and restricted shares owned by the company's officers and insiders. CenturyLink now has a consensus rating of "Hold" and a consensus price target of $24.94. Moreover, Capstone has 0.22% invested in Centurylink Inc (NYSE: CTL ) for 18,796 shares. (more...)
Saputo pips Fonterra for Oz dairy processor
- October 27, 2017

The deal with Saputo had the unanimous backing of MG's board, he said. "We have set our sights on growth, and we are accelerating our capital investment plans to grow our milk supply and processing capacity". In a statement to the ASX on Friday morning, Murray Goulburn said the deal included increased payments to farmers who supply Murray Goulburn for their milk. (more...)
Australia's Macquarie posts record H1 profit; names ex-RBA gov to board
- October 27, 2017

Macquarie chairman Peter Warne announced the appointment of former RBA governor Glenn Stevens as an independent director this morning. Net operating income rose 3.4 per cent to $5.4 billion as performance fees more than tripled to $537 million. (more...)
Notable Mover: Duke Energy Corporation (DUK)
- October 27, 2017

Daiwa SB Investments Ltd. purchased a new position in Duke Energy Corporation in the 2nd quarter valued at approximately $130,000. Going ahead, stringent environmental regulations, pending regulatory cases, volatile commodity prices, severe weather patterns and foreign exchange risks may hinder Duke Energy's performance. (more...)
Intel's Q3 memory sales grew 37%, helping it beat Wall Street's forecasts Intel's Q3 memory sales grew 37%, helping it beat Wall Street's forecasts
- October 27, 2017

The company had earlier projected sales of between $60.8 billion and $61.8 billion with earnings per share of between $2.61 and $2.71. Intel beat analyst expectations for its third quarter earnings on Thursday, with revenues up for the company's data center, Internet of Things group, and memory business. (more...)
Sirius XM Holdings (SIRI) Receives Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.16
- October 27, 2017

Finally, Eagle Asset Management Inc. lifted its stake in shares of Sirius XM Holdings by 22.5% in the second quarter. The company added 1.052 million subscribers in the first half of 2016. The company reported $0.06 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.04 by $0.02. Returns and Valuations for Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (more...)
Align Technology, Inc. (ALGN) Releases Q4 Earnings Guidance Align Technology, Inc. (ALGN) Releases Q4 Earnings Guidance
- October 27, 2017

It has underperformed by 69.63% the S&P500. Align Technology, Inc. has a 12-month low of $83.27 and a 12-month high of $205.99. Align Technology, Inc., launched on April 3, 1997, designs, manufactures and markets a system of clear aligner therapy, intra-oral scanners and computer-aided design/computer-aided manufacturing (CAD/CAM) digital services used in dentistry, orthodontics and dental records storage. (more...)
NuVasive, Inc. (NASDAQ:NUVA) Expected To Report Earnings On Tuesday NuVasive, Inc. (NASDAQ:NUVA) Expected To Report Earnings On Tuesday
- October 27, 2017

Piper Jaffray Cos. reissued an "overweight" rating and issued a $70.00 price objective on shares of NuVasive in a research note on Thursday, September 1st. A lower P/B ratio could mean that the stock is undervalued. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is accessible through this link . (more...)
Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation
- October 27, 2017

Buffington Mohr McNeal raised its position in shares of Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation by 1.9% during the second quarter. The firm has a 50 day moving average of $74.45 and a 200-day moving average of $79.71. Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corp. had a net margin of 12.29% and a return on equity of 22.42%. The company's institutional ownership is monitored at 0 percent. (more...)
Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. (NCLH) Insider sold 7500000 Shares
- October 27, 2017

The Price to Book ratio (Current share price / Book value per share) is a good valuation measure you can use to find undervalued investment ideas. A 13 analysts rate it as either a buy or a strong buy, while0 believe that investors should either steer clear of NCLH or, if they already own its stock, sell it. (more...)
Delve into today's share market: Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (DLR)
- October 27, 2017

Five investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and eight have issued a buy rating to the company's stock. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, October 18 by Zelman. (NYSE:HP) earnings have declined with a quarterly rate of -8.6% over the last 5 years. NTES's profit will be $351.41 million for 25.77 P/E if the $2.66 EPS becomes a reality. (more...)