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Cedar Realty Trust, Inc. (CDR) Cedar Realty Trust, Inc. (CDR)
- August 18, 2017

Tenet Healthcare Corp now has $1.31 billion valuation. BlackRock Inc. now owns 14,519,268 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock valued at $292,418,000 after buying an additional 271,896 shares in the last quarter. The Oklahoma-based Prescott Group Capital Management L.L.C. has invested 0.14% in the stock. Tortoise Investment Mngmt Llc accumulated 297 shares. Kite Realty Group Trust had a ROE of 0.73% and a net profit margin of 3.29%. (more...)
Heineken deal to buy Punch pub chain cleared by regulators Heineken deal to buy Punch pub chain cleared by regulators
- August 18, 2017

Punch shareholders approved Heineken's 180p per share takeover offer in February, and this latest news now means the deal can go ahead. However, while the deal was agreed in December a year ago, the competition watchdog gave the Dutch brewing giant until 20 June to address worries the deal could have a negative impact on competition in 33 locations across Britain . (more...)
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Co (HMHC) Needle Moving on Volume Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Co (HMHC) Needle Moving on Volume
- August 18, 2017

Cramer Rosenthal Mcglynn Ltd Liability reported 2.24M shares. Marshall Wace Ltd Liability Partnership owns 80,027 shares or 0.01% of their U.S. portfolio. Macquarie Research maintained Oshkosh Corp (NYSE:OSK) on Monday, September 26 with "Neutral" rating. Investors sentiment decreased to 1.26 in Q4 2016. (more...)
Lawsuit against former Uber CEO Lawsuit against former Uber CEO "public and personal attack"
- August 18, 2017

The filing alleges that Benchmark Capital principals "handed Kalanick a draft resignation letter, and told him he had hours to sign it, or else Benchmark would start a public campaign against him". He also argued that the legal quarrel should take place in arbitration and that Delaware's Chancery Court, where the lawsuit was filed, lacks jurisdiction. (more...)
Wall Street cautious after Barcelona terror attacks and continued Trump political fallout Wall Street cautious after Barcelona terror attacks and continued Trump political fallout
- August 18, 2017

Rumours that former Goldman Sachs President Gary Cohn would resign as head of the national economic council anxious investors. "Nothing's changed", a White House official said. The pan-European FTSEurofirst 300 index lost 0.59 percent and MSCI's gauge of stocks across the globe shed 0.57 percent. Shares of Dow component Cisco Systems fell 4 percent a day after its results, while Wal-Mart was down 1.6 percent after the retailer reported a drop in margins due to continued price cuts and ... (more...)
Estee Lauder beats forecasts on booming cosmetics demand
- August 18, 2017

Banco Santander S.A. raised its position in Estee Lauder Companies, Inc. Falcon Edge Capital Lp increased Yum Brands Inc (YUM) stake by 64.22% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. The institutional investor owned 73,618 shares of the company's stock after buying an additional 600 shares during the period. This dividend represents a yeild of $1.34 which is the dividend as a percentage of the current share price. (more...)
Estee Lauder's FY profit forecast tops Street, shares rise
- August 18, 2017

Douglas Lane & Associates LLC increased its position in shares of Estee Lauder Companies, Inc. (The) by 36.3% in the first quarter. Assenagon Asset Management S.A. Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc. reiterated an "outperform" rating and set a $110.00 price target (up previously from $100.00) on shares of Estee Lauder Companies, Inc. (more...)
Foot Locker Inc. Q2 Income Falls 36% Foot Locker Inc. Q2 Income Falls 36%
- August 18, 2017

See Brown & Brown, Inc. Analysts polled by StreetAccount expected an increase of 1 percent. Its up 0.20, from 0.89 in 2016Q3. Excluding this charge, which reduced after-tax earnings by 23 cents per share, non-GAAP earnings were 62 cents per share. (more...)
United Kingdom government completes sale of Green Investment Bank United Kingdom government completes sale of Green Investment Bank
- August 18, 2017

Announcing completion of the deal today, Macquarie confirmed it is committed to the GIB's target of leading £3bn of investment in green energy projects over the next three years. But Macquarie insists that the newly renamed Green Investment Group (GIG) will continue to invest in green infrastructure in the United Kingdom, with added scope to further expand internationally. (more...)
Ford agrees to settle racial, sexual harassment investigation for $10.1 million Ford agrees to settle racial, sexual harassment investigation for $10.1 million
- August 18, 2017

Therefore 44% are positive. Fortum Oyj had 2 analyst reports since September 16, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Ford says it chose to resolve the issue "voluntarily" and is "fully committed to a zero-tolerance, harassment-free work environment at all facilities". (more...)
Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) Chalking Up Volume in Session Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) Chalking Up Volume in Session
- August 18, 2017

Exxon Mobil Corp now has $323.12 billion valuation. Tightening the gaze, stock performance for the last 5 trading days is -3.42%. The share of Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM ) now has a value of $77.47 while the company's 52 week low is at $77.68, the shares dropped to the 52 week low on 08/16/17. (more...)
Metals: Gold Continues Rise After Fed Minutes Show Division Metals: Gold Continues Rise After Fed Minutes Show Division
- August 18, 2017

Suncor Energy Inc was the biggest drag on the TSX, ending down 1.9 per cent at C$39.94. At the July meeting, officials voted to keep the Fed's benchmark rate unchanged in a range of 1 percent to 1.25 percent. Most senior Federal Reserve officials wanted to wait until an "upcoming" meeting to unveil a long-awaited selloff of the central bank's $4.5 trillion in bond holdings, hinting at an announcement in September, according to minutes of the Fed's meeting in July. (more...)
Intel CEO quits Trump council, condemns white supremacist violence Intel CEO quits Trump council, condemns white supremacist violence
- August 18, 2017

In a statement posted to Merck's Twitter account, Frazier referenced the president's failure to specifically call out white nationalists who marched in Charlottesville, Virginia, over the weekend. Under Armour CEO Kevin Plank also quit on Monday. Frazier is not the first executive to resign from advisory councils serving Trump. The president of the A.F.L. (more...)
Comcast Corporation (CMCSA) Position Decreased by Winton Group Ltd
- August 18, 2017

Jabil Circuit Incorporated (NYSE:JBL) had an increase of 18.94% in short interest. GKNLY's SI was 53,900 shares in August as released by FINRA. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $0.83 earnings per share . Pivotal Research maintained Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) on Thursday, December 17 with "Buy" rating . The company was downgraded on Friday, January 15 by Stifel Nicolaus. (more...)
Under Armour CEO Steps Down From Trump's Manufacturing Council Under Armour CEO Steps Down From Trump's Manufacturing Council
- August 18, 2017

The response from the president was swift, throwing a jab at Frazier, a highly respected executive and one of only four African Americans to head a Fortune 500 company, according to the Executive Leadership Council. Several executives from top U.S. companies have previously stepped down from a number of presidential advisory councils in protest to Trump policies. (more...)
US JCS Chief: Military Option against N. Korea Will Be US JCS Chief: Military Option against N. Korea Will Be "Horrific"
- August 18, 2017

China had repeatedly asked the USA to suspend its joint military maneuvers with South Korea in exchange for North Korea halting its nuclear and ballistic missile tests, a proposal Dunford said was a non-negotiable point. This month, China agreed to the toughest United Nations Security Council sanctions to date against the DPRK. We should also try to see areas to cooperate. (more...)
CEOs are abandoning Trump's manufacturing council over his response to Charlottesville CEOs are abandoning Trump's manufacturing council over his response to Charlottesville
- August 18, 2017

Trump described former FBI Director James B. Comey as "a grandstander" in a May interview with NBC in explaining why he fired him. Merck CEO Kenneth Frazier was the first to resign from the council - suggesting Trump's response did not "clearly" reject "hatred, bigotry and group supremacy". (more...)
Crude Falls as Production Figures Offset Stockpile Gains Crude Falls as Production Figures Offset Stockpile Gains
- August 18, 2017

Brent crude futures were at $51.06 per barrel at 0651 GMT, up 23 cents, or 0.45 percent, from their last close. Rising U.S. output has been undermining efforts by the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and non-OPEC producers including Russian Federation to drain a global fuel glut. (more...)
No new Tata contracts since 2 yrs: SP Group No new Tata contracts since 2 yrs: SP Group
- August 18, 2017

According to PTI, the NCLT will hold the first hearing of the case - which pertains to "oppression and mismanagement of Tata Sons under Section 241 of the Companies Act" - on December 22. It remains to be seen whether the SP Group will challenge the Tata Sons move in the courts. Mistry was no longer a representative of the SP Group but represented the interests of Tata Trusts and other shareholders in the holding company. (more...)
North Korea tensions show signs of winding down North Korea tensions show signs of winding down
- August 18, 2017

So, the US President Donald trump has promised to respond to any hostile attack Pyongyang's " fire and fury ". The announcement appeared shortly after Defense Secretary James N. Pyongyang urged the U.S.to abandon the show of force and "make the right choice, in the future, no regrets about today". The meetings come with tensions high in East Asia with North Korea threatening to fire missiles into the waters close to the US Pacific territory of Guam. (more...)