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Government cracks down on fixed-odds betting terminals Government cracks down on fixed-odds betting terminals
- October 31, 2017

The maximum stake on "crack cocaine" gambling machines from £100 to as little as £2 a go, ministers today announced. On FOBTs, the DCMS consultation will review minimising B2 gaming machine wagering within the £50 - £2 range, which had been previously reported by United Kingdom media. (more...)
BP Signals the End of the Bad Times for Big Oil
- October 31, 2017

BP will be able to balance its books at $50 or even $45 a barrel next year, Gilvary said. Expectations for the London-based company's earnings were already high after stronger results from most of its peers last week. Replacement cost profit for the third quarter fell 17% compared to the same period a year ago to $1.38bn (£1.04bn) due to accounting charges and one-off costs. (more...)
State Of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D Has Increased International Business Machs (IBM) Holding; Sonus Networks (SONS) Had 4 Bullish Analysts
- October 31, 2017

The correct version of this piece can be read at https://weekherald.com/2017/10/30/international-business-machines-corporations-ibm-market-perform-rating-reiterated-at-bmo-capital-markets.html. Therefore 30% are positive. On average, equities research analysts forecast that International Business Machines Corporation will post $13.80 EPS for the current year. (more...)
Revenue Estimates Analysis Eldorado Gold Corporation (EGO)
- October 31, 2017

Looking at some other short-term indicators, Kinross Gold Corp (KGC) has a 20-day moving average vs price of Sell. The stock has a market capitalization of $6.33 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 120.95. If you are accessing this report on another publication, it was illegally stolen and republished in violation of USA & worldwide copyright and trademark legislation. (more...)
Japan's central bank maintains easing policy, lowers inflation outlook Japan's central bank maintains easing policy, lowers inflation outlook
- October 31, 2017

The bank will continue to increase its holdings of JGBs by about JPY 80 trillion a year. The board also made a decision to maintain the -0.1% interest rate on current accounts that financial institutions maintain at the bank. "In fiscal 2019, the economy is expected to continue expanding, although the growth pace is projected to decelerate due to a cyclical slowdown in business fixed investment and the effects of the scheduled consumption tax hike". (more...)
Ryanair profits dip amid pilot scheduling problems
- October 31, 2017

Ryanair flew 72.1 million passengers, also 11 per cent more than the 64.8 million that travelled with it in the six months to September 30 2015. Following a hectic autumn where Ryanair had no choice but to cancel 20,000 flights and find themselves with a lack of standby pilots, they remain confident. (more...)
Body found in Lincoln Park Lagoon might be missing Elgin woman Body found in Lincoln Park Lagoon might be missing Elgin woman
- October 31, 2017

Chicago Police were notified about 11 a.m. after fishermen at the lagoon, located in the 2200 block of North Stockton Drive, made the discovery inside a duffle bag, police said. Following the call, police sent Marine Unit divers into the lagoon for a search and discovered a second duffle bag, according to the Chicago Tribune . (more...)
Jyoti Kumari eliminated from Bigg Boss 11 Jyoti Kumari eliminated from Bigg Boss 11
- October 31, 2017

Luv pulls the ring and Bandagi holds on to it. Bandagi;s ring breaks and Luv becomes the new captain. Dhinchak Pooja and Arshi are the next ones. Akash provoked her and said he will reveal what Pooja did in the jail. The rest of the housemates decided their strategy based on this. Adding an interesting twist to the nomination process, Bigg Boss will ask contestants to come in the confession room in pairs. (more...)
Research Ratings: Western Gas Partners, LP (WES), QTS Realty Trust, Inc. (QTS)
- October 31, 2017

First Citizens Bank owns 0.75% invested in UnitedHealth Group Inc (NYSE:UNH) for 31,591 shares. The Willingdon Wealth Management holds 15,982 shares with $1.29M value, up from 6,598 last quarter. Chickasaw Capital Management LLC grew its position in Western Gas Equity Partners , by 0.5% in the second quarter. As per Thursday, October 26, the company rating was maintained by Needham. (more...)
Analysts See $0.25 EPS for Retail Properties of America Inc (RPAI) Analysts See $0.25 EPS for Retail Properties of America Inc (RPAI)
- October 31, 2017

Nationwide Fund Advisors bought a new position in shares of Retail Properties of America in the first quarter worth approximately $162,000. The stock had a trading volume of 2,254,856 shares. KeyCorp reiterated a "hold" rating on shares of Retail Properties of America in a research report on Friday, August 25th. On Monday, September 11 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with "Buy". (more...)
Firms & Funds Favorite: Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:DLR)
- October 31, 2017

Among 20 analysts covering Digital Realty Trust (NYSE:DLR), 8 have Buy rating , 1 Sell and 11 Hold. William Blair initiated coverage on shares of Digital Realty Trust in a report on Friday, September 22nd. The rationale behind such high activity for a share could be their large number of shares outstanding or due to special situations such as there being a tender offer for the company and unexpected news. (more...)
Singapore aims to strengthen financial services sector Singapore aims to strengthen financial services sector
- October 31, 2017

Singapore aims to be a leading worldwide wealth management hub, an Asian hub for fund management and domiciliation and a global forex price discovery and liquidity centre in the Asian time zone. Bank of China Singapore Branch has been in Singapore for more than 80 years. It now works only for P2P, but will be progressively expanded for P2B and B2B next year, Mr. (more...)
Colgate-Palmolive Company (CL) Holdings Cut by HM Payson & Co
- October 31, 2017

Eleven investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the company's stock. Colgate-Palmolive presently has a consensus rating of "Hold" and a consensus price target of $76.79. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available through this link . In contrast to previous day's values, the 5 day average volume rose 107360 stocks, 10 day average volume rose 17184 stocks and 30 day average volume rose 11298 stocks. (more...)
General Electric Company (GE) Earns General Electric Company (GE) Earns "Sell" Rating from UBS AG
- October 31, 2017

General Electric Company (NYSE:GE)'s stock had its "sell" rating reaffirmed by equities researchers at UBS AG in a report released on Monday. It has underperformed by 21.16% the S&P500. It worsened, as 85 investors sold GE shares while 816 reduced holdings. 81 funds opened positions while 357 raised stakes. The company reported $0.38 EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.42 by $0.04. (more...)
Davidson Investment Advisors Lifted Chevron Corp (CVX) Position by $3.85 Million Davidson Investment Advisors Lifted Chevron Corp (CVX) Position by $3.85 Million
- October 31, 2017

It also upped Praxair Inc (NYSE:PX) stake by 63,861 shares and now owns 1.02 million shares. About shares traded. CNH Industrial NV (NYSE:CNHI) has risen 66.12% since October 30, 2016 and is uptrending. It also reduced Broadcom Ltd stake by 35,453 shares and now owns 5,845 shares. In case of Revenue Estimates, 5 analysts have provided their consensus Average Revenue Estimates for Chevron Corporation as 34.06 Billion. (more...)
Blues extend unbeaten streak with win over Kings Blues extend unbeaten streak with win over Kings
- October 31, 2017

Obviously, you want that for your players. That's not why he plays the game, he doesn't play the game for people to talk about how good he is. "I'm sure he wants to be recognized for his efforts, and the start that he's had, he's got to be in the conversation with the top players in the league". (more...)
Samsung Electronics posts record Q3 profits of $10 bn
- October 31, 2017

The company also made a decision to provide a dividend of 7,000 won per share, which is estimated at 960 billion won. The local stock market opened higher despite overnight losses on Wall Street, as Samsung Electronics, the top market cap here, reported another record third-quarter business results, and vowed to return more to shareholders. (more...)
The Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (VRX) PT Lowered to C$17.00
- October 31, 2017

The company's shares opened today at $11.55. About 477,009 shares traded. In recent trading day Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc . It has underperformed by 65.21% the S&P500. The Brigade Capital Management Lp holds 300,000 shares with $5.19M value, down from 390,000 last quarter. RBC Capital Markets maintained Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (TSE: VRX ) on Tuesday, January 26 with "Outperform" rating. (more...)
IDFC, Shriram Group call off merger talks over share-swap ratio IDFC, Shriram Group call off merger talks over share-swap ratio
- October 31, 2017

The proposed United States dollars 12-billion mega-merger between IDFC Group and Shriram Group has been called off by the former as the two were unable to reach a common ground on the swap ratio. According to a July report by brokerage Edelweiss, IDFC Bank would have been relatively better placed while Shriram Group would have been in a "compromising" position. (more...)
Today's Brokerage Rating: Brunswick Corporation (BC), Diamond Offshore Drilling, Inc. (DO)
- October 31, 2017

Livingston Group Asset Management CO operating as Southport Capital Management now owns 10,488 shares of the offshore drilling services provider's stock valued at $185,000 after buying an additional 300 shares in the last quarter. Shares of Diamond Offshore Drilling (DO) opened at 15.81 on Wednesday. HSBC Holdings plc began coverage on shares of Diamond Offshore Drilling in a research report on Thursday, October 19th. (more...)