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Nandan Nilekani likely to head Infosys Nandan Nilekani likely to head Infosys
- August 24, 2017

The TV channel quoted a source as saying that Nilekani's role would be "cleared" in the next 48 hours. Following the dramatic events leading to Vishal Sikka's resignation and consequent plunge in the company's shares, Nilekani is likely to return to the helm of affairs. (more...)
First Citizens Bank & Trust Co. Lowers Stake in Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD)
- August 24, 2017

About shares traded. Gilead Sciences , Inc. Westover Capital Advisors LLC now owns 5,563 shares of the biopharmaceutical company's stock valued at $378,000 after buying an additional 46 shares in the last quarter. The rating was maintained by VSA Capital with "Speculative Buy" on Friday, August 21. The rating was downgraded by Zacks to "Buy" on Tuesday, August 25. (more...)
45000 pounds of sugar piled up in Times Square 45000 pounds of sugar piled up in Times Square
- August 24, 2017

Consumer experiences are a mainstay of Kind's marketing strategy, from a handful of brand ambassadors standing on street corners giving out roses, smiles and snack bars to major events like the one in Times Square. To help better illustrate these stats, the company built a three-story-high pile of sugar in New York City's Times Square to represent the amount of added sugar children are eating in the USA every five minutes. (more...)
Brighton Jones Cut Coca (KO) Position; 2 Analysts Covering Public Storage Brighton Jones Cut Coca (KO) Position; 2 Analysts Covering Public Storage
- August 24, 2017

The stock declined 0.22% or $0.1 reaching $45.5 per share. Company shares last traded at $210.07 slightly below $228.77, the 50 day moving average and just above the 200 day moving average of $209.56. The stock was trading on above-average volume. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.87 in 2016 Q4. Its up 1.75, from 0.99 in 2016Q3. 156 funds opened positions while 618 raised stakes. (more...)
AAA: How much does vehicle ownership really cost yearly? AAA: How much does vehicle ownership really cost yearly?
- August 24, 2017

The numbers that AAA came up with take into account fuel , maintenance items, insurance, repairs, licensing, registration, taxes, depreciation , and finance costs. Maintenance and fix costs were much lower, coming in at $1,186 annually. To calculate annual maintenance and fix costs, AAA examined factory-recommended maintenance, replacement tires, extended warranty costs and services associated with typical wear and tear. (more...)
Whole Foods shareholders back Amazon deal Whole Foods shareholders back Amazon deal
- August 24, 2017

And the Federal Trade Commission said in a brief statement that it had looked into competition concerns and would not block the deal. In the late afternoon, the FTC gave the green light to the deal. But Whole Foods chief executive John Mackey, who plans to stay on, told employees in June that with Amazon - which has deep pockets and a history of putting long-term growth ahead of quarterly profits - it was "love at first sight". (more...)
Fiat Chrysler Considering Maserati, Parts Spinoffs to Focus on Mass-Market Cars Fiat Chrysler Considering Maserati, Parts Spinoffs to Focus on Mass-Market Cars
- August 24, 2017

During such notable technical setup, fundamental investors usually stay away and are careful shorting or selling the stock. Liberum Capital has "Sell" rating and GBX 230 target. Back in April of this year CEO Sergio Marchionne reportedly told journalists that Jeep could part company with FCA if he could find a buyer. On Thursday, March 3 the stock rating was maintained by Berenberg with "Buy". (more...)
Sales of New Homes Plummeted in July, Led by Northeast Sales of New Homes Plummeted in July, Led by Northeast
- August 24, 2017

Department of Housing and Urban Development and the U.S. Census Bureau. Home sales in May also were not as weak as previously reported, taking some of the sting from July's report. Recent surveys of consumer sentiment indicate that buyers also perceive the market as frothy. Finally, Lindsey Group chief market analyst Peter Boockvar notes, "There is still no pickup in sales for homes priced below $300,000, and this is where most of the first time households would be shopping in". (more...)
American Eagle Outfitters Inc American Eagle Outfitters Inc
- August 24, 2017

The firm had revenue of $845 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $823.84 million. Earnings , adjusted for restructuring costs and non-recurring costs, came to 19 cents per share. Lowe " s Companies, Inc (LOW) plunged 6.5% or $4.95 to $70.87 after the home improvement retailer reported revenues in the second-quarter ending on August 4 soared 6.8% from a year ago to $19.5 billion. (more...)
Watching the Charts on Shares of Crown Castle International Corp (CCI) Watching the Charts on Shares of Crown Castle International Corp (CCI)
- August 24, 2017

Shares for $218,753 were sold by GARRISON ROBERT E II . MCKENZIE ROBERT F sold $144,716 worth of Crown Castle International Corp. Great West Life Assurance Can reported 19,145 shares. Columbia Prns L L C Investment stated it has 0.91% in Crown Castle International Corp. The company has a market cap of $41.87 billion, a PE ratio of 82.25 and a beta of 0.20. (more...)
Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX) Sees Significantly Higher Trading Volume
- August 24, 2017

It has underperformed by 3.35% the S&P500. Nathaniel August increased its stake in Equity Comwlth (EQC) by 7.02% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Raymond James Advisors owns 46,992 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Investors who are keeping close eye on the stock of Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX) established that the company was able to keep return on investment at 28.86 in the trailing twelve month while Reuters data showed that industry's average stands at ... (more...)
Earnings Dump Lowe's Companies, Inc. (LOW) Stock Back to Second Place Earnings Dump Lowe's Companies, Inc. (LOW) Stock Back to Second Place
- August 24, 2017

Home Depot has been consistently outperforming Lowe's , in large part because of its strong pro business. Second, a gap remains between Lowe's and Home Depot's same-store sales, with Lowe's trailing Home Depot by 180 basis points this quarter (at 4.5%), and averaging a more than 200-basis-point deficit over the past four quarters, a factor we don't necessarily deem as dour as most. (more...)
Royal Mail's new electric delivery van is just the cutest Royal Mail's new electric delivery van is just the cutest
- August 24, 2017

The Royal Mail of the United Kingdom will induct electric-powered vehicles for the delivery of letters and other courier staffs in a bid to encourage clean and green energy. Built from revolutionary ultra-lightweight composite materials, they cost 50 per cent less to operate than traditional vehicles. The company's delivery fleet comprises about 49,000 vehicles in total, and Gatti said the ambition was to bring about a phased planned adoption of electric vehicles. (more...)
Valerie Plame Wants to Buy Twitter...And Ban the President Valerie Plame Wants to Buy Twitter...And Ban the President
- August 24, 2017

Wilson's ambitious campaign hasn't met with much success, having raised just over 3,000 dollars in six days. But she understands the institutional barriers she faces with the enormity of such a task, adding that if she fails to reach her goals, she will "explore options for buying a significant stake in the company and champion this proposal at the annual shareholder meeting". (more...)
New global, low-fare airline comes to CVG airport New global, low-fare airline comes to CVG airport
- August 23, 2017

Louis four days per-week with one-way tickets beginning at $99. "It's a big day for WOW air as we launch flights from Stansted, our second London airport, plus services to these four new U.S. Michael Schlotman, Kenton County Airport Board Chairman. WOW's new routes will launch this spring, with tickets going on sale Wednesday. Thirteen passenger airlines provide more than 1,100 daily flights to and from more than 140 non-stop destinations on four continents. (more...)
Stock Trend Analysis: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD) Stock Trend Analysis: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD)
- August 23, 2017

Point72 Asia (Hong Kong) holds 0.03% of its portfolio in Incyte Corporation (NASDAQ:INCY) for 269 shares. For the past 5 years, the company's revenue has grown 1.3%, while the company's earnings per share has grown -17.08%. Currently, the stock carries a price to earnings ratio of 0, a price to book ratio of 1.19, and a price to sales ratio of 0.11. About 36.62M shares traded. (more...)
Brazilian regulators are concerned by AT&T-Time Warner deal Brazilian regulators are concerned by AT&T-Time Warner deal
- August 23, 2017

The deal could also lead to coordination - even tacitly - between the two largest pay-TV programmers (Globosat and Time Warner) and the two largest operators in the sector (Net/Claro and Sky), significantly undermining businesses and consumers in the pay-TV segment, Cade said . (more...)
Airlines cancel Wednesday flights to Hong Kong, Macau Airlines cancel Wednesday flights to Hong Kong, Macau
- August 23, 2017

The firm has "Hold" rating by Deutsche Bank given on Monday, October 24. 03/09/2016 - China Unicom (Hong Kong) Ltd had its "buy" rating reiterated by analysts at CLSA. About 622 shares traded. Unicom Group's stake in Hong Kong-listed China Unicom would increase to almost 80% after the deal from 74.4%. It has outperformed by 9.33% the S&P500. (more...)
African Union satisfied with Angola elections preparations African Union satisfied with Angola elections preparations
- August 23, 2017

Despite evidence of cronyism, the selection of Lourenco as a successor to dos Santos and the avoidance of a "dynastic transition" to one of the president's children indicates "that internal checks and balances may be stronger than many believed", said Soren Kirk Jensen, an associate fellow in the African program of Chatham House, a London-based institute. (more...)
Enterprise Products Partners LP (EPD) Stake Reduced by Busey Trust CO
- August 23, 2017

Jackson Park Capital Llc sold 18,000 shares as Enterprise Prods Partners L ( EPD)'s stock declined 6.06%. The Bbr Partners Llc holds 37,800 shares with $1.02M value, down from 51,800 last quarter. (NYSE:EPD) during the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Whetstone Lc owns 6.47% invested in Envestnet Inc (NYSE:ENV) for 341,526 shares. (more...)