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Burger King Russian launches 'WhopperCoin' crypto-currency Burger King Russian launches 'WhopperCoin' crypto-currency
- August 29, 2017

Customers will be entitled to one Whoppercoin for every rouble ($0.02) they spend on a Whopper , and they can claim their cryptocash by scanning their till receipt using Burger King's iPhone or Android apps. Burger King Russia has launched a unique reward program for its customers, a bitcoin derivative called "WhopperCoin", according to CNBC . So the way this will work is that customers will receive token as a reward for purchasing a Whopper burger. (more...)
United States consumer confidence reaches 16-year high in August United States consumer confidence reaches 16-year high in August
- August 29, 2017

The future-expectations index rose marginally to 104 from 103. Consumer confidence increased in August following a moderate improvement in July. There was an increase in the number of respondents stating that conditions were good to 34.5% from 32.5% while there was a decline in those describing the situation as bad to 13.1% from 13.5%. (more...)
Marvell Technology Group Ltd. (MRVL) Price Target Raised to $23.00 Marvell Technology Group Ltd. (MRVL) Price Target Raised to $23.00
- August 29, 2017

Unusual volume can be a major signal that investment gurus and momentum traders are piling into a stock ahead of a catalyst. The Return on Invested Capital is a ratio that determines whether a company is profitable or not. James Investment Research Inc. acquired a new stake in Marvell Technology Group during the first quarter worth approximately $138,000. The Q.i. Value is a helpful tool in determining if a company is undervalued or not. (more...)
Lookout for Price Target? Oracle Corporation (ORCL), Hyatt Hotels Corporation (H) Lookout for Price Target? Oracle Corporation (ORCL), Hyatt Hotels Corporation (H)
- August 29, 2017

In the transaction dated Jul. 05, 2017, the great number of shares disposed came courtesy the Director; Chizen Bruce R disposed a total of 206,250 shares at an average price of $49.75, amounting to approximately $10,260,938. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, July 19th were given a dividend of $0.19 per share. Its up 0.23, from 1.56 in 2016Q3. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Monday, July 17th. (more...)
UK House Price Growth Slows More Than Expected UK House Price Growth Slows More Than Expected
- August 29, 2017

The latest figures from Nationwide Building Society show United Kingdom house price growth dipped this month, dragging down prices and the annual growth rate, in further evidence of a cooling market. But household finances are under mounting pressure, with the cost of living rising steadily as the weak pound bites, and wage growth stagnating. "This is important because [London and the south of England] contribute significantly more than their par share of stamp duty revenues as house ... (more...)
Tocqueville Asset Management LP Acquires New Position in Newell Brands Inc. (NWL)
- August 29, 2017

About 912 shares traded. CLARKE THOMAS E sold $280,979 worth of Newell Brands Inc (NYSE: NWL ) on Tuesday, May 9. It has underperformed by 4.76% the S&P500. Oppenheimer maintained Newell Brands Inc (NYSE: NWL ) rating on Friday, August 4. The stock has a consensus rating of Buy and an average target price of $57.93. (more...)
Britain's banks cough up £30m on Arnold Schwarzenegger PPI advert Britain's banks cough up £30m on Arnold Schwarzenegger PPI advert
- August 29, 2017

Which? have drafted this handy template letter , which tells you the fields you need to fill in (mainly your PPI reference number, name and the name of the bank which sold you PPI). This means customers, including those who have had a PPI claim previously rejected, can claim back the difference and interest from mis-sold PPI where the cost was made up of more than 50% commission and the consumer was not informed. (more...)
Johnson & Johnson Sees Unusually Large Options Volume (JNJ) Johnson & Johnson Sees Unusually Large Options Volume (JNJ)
- August 29, 2017

The stock increased 0.78% or $0.22 during the last trading session, reaching $28.35. These shares are worth $13,672,413 and were traded at $133.14 each. The company was maintained on Tuesday, September 13 by Jefferies. (NYSE:BIG) has "Overweight" rating given on Thursday, October 6 by KeyBanc Capital Markets. (more...)
GST July collections exceed expectations; touch Rs 92283 crore GST July collections exceed expectations; touch Rs 92283 crore
- August 29, 2017

GST July collections have come as a huge relief for the Indian government and it has also surprised them. Out of the IGST collection, Rs 20,964 crore have been on account of imports, he said, adding that Rs 7,198 crore have come in from cess imposed on demerit goods. (more...)
Why Investors remained confident on Splunk Inc. (SPLK), Kinder Morgan, Inc. (KMI)? Why Investors remained confident on Splunk Inc. (SPLK), Kinder Morgan, Inc. (KMI)?
- August 29, 2017

Shares buyback plans are usually a sign that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued. As of quarter end Toronto Dominion Bank had acquired a total of 329,159 shares growing its position 1,585.2%. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Thursday, July 27 by BMO Capital Markets. UBS maintained Visa Inc (NYSE:V) rating on Friday, July 21. The third largest holder is State Street Corp, which now holds $1.88 billion worth of this stock and that ownership represents almost 4.42% of its ... (more...)
Putnam FL Investment Management Co. Boosts Position in Mondelez International, Inc. (MDLZ) Putnam FL Investment Management Co. Boosts Position in Mondelez International, Inc. (MDLZ)
- August 29, 2017

The Tiaa Cref Investment Management Llc holds 11.25M shares with $498.62M value, up from 9.76 million last quarter. Mondelez International now has $62.54B valuation. Examining Institutional Ownership at Mondelez International, Inc. Hillhouse Capital Management Ltd increased Beigene Ltd stake by 664,820 shares to 1.36 million valued at $41.44M in 2016Q4. (more...)
Analyst Price Targets On EMIS Group (LON:EMIS) Analyst Price Targets On EMIS Group (LON:EMIS)
- August 29, 2017

Franklin Resources Inc. had 79 analyst reports since July 31, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned "Neutral" rating on Wednesday, December 9 by JP Morgan. The rating was maintained by JP Morgan on Monday, July 3 with "Overweight". The stock of Victrex plc (LON:VCT) earned "Hold" rating by N+1 Singer on Monday, November 9. (more...)
Rep. Lou Barletta announces US Senate bid against Sen. Bob Casey Rep. Lou Barletta announces US Senate bid against Sen. Bob Casey
- August 29, 2017

Congressman Lou Barletta , a Republican from Hazleton, officially announced this morning he will challenge Democrat Bob Casey for a U.S. Senate seat next year. Barletta previously was mayor of the eastern Pennsylvania city of Hazleton. Barletta has served in the U.S. House since 2010, winning his fourth two-year term in November. (more...)
EPS for Prospect Capital Corporation (PSEC) Expected At $0.20 EPS for Prospect Capital Corporation (PSEC) Expected At $0.20
- August 29, 2017

The stock has "Mkt Perform" rating by Raymond James on Friday, October 23. The stock has "Outperform" rating by FBR Capital on Wednesday, August 31. The company was downgraded on Thursday, August 27 by Global Hunter Securities. The ratio fall, as 88 active investment managers started new and increased stock positions, while 71 reduced and sold holdings in Prospect Capital Corp. (more...)
Thor Industries, Inc. (THO) Analysts See $1.95 EPS
- August 29, 2017

Sidoti assumed coverage on Thor Industries in a research note on Friday, August 11th. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Wednesday, July 22 by Wunderlich. (NYSE:THO) or 16,581 shares. Therefore 64% are positive. SM Energy had 59 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. They issued a "sell" rating and a $75.00 price target on the stock. (more...)
Navisite Inc (NASDAQ:NAVI) Institutional Investor Sentiment Trend
- August 29, 2017

It has underperformed by 4.46% the S&P500. Mairs & Power Inc decreased Privatebancorp Inc (PVTB) stake by 63.04% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Sina Corp now has $7.19B valuation. Schneider Capital Management Corp holds 6.73% of its portfolio in Chesapeake Energy Corporation for 5.62 million shares. Andra Ap owns 19,600 shares for 0.03% of their portfolio. (more...)
Inc. Lowers Stake in Amazon.com, Inc Inc. Lowers Stake in Amazon.com, Inc
- August 29, 2017

Ms&Ad Insurance Group Holding Inc (OTCMKTS:MSADY) has 0.00% since August 28, 2016 and is. It has outperformed by 20.71% the S&P500. The company's revenue was up 24.8% compared to the same quarter past year. It was reported on Aug, 28 by Barchart.com . Integrated Investment Consultants LLC increased its stake in Amazon.com by 43.9% in the first quarter. Foxhaven Asset Management Lp, which manages about $761.64 million and $1.33 billion US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Charter ... (more...)
Scotiabank Q3 profit rises to $2.1B, dividend going up almost 4% Scotiabank Q3 profit rises to $2.1B, dividend going up almost 4%
- August 29, 2017

The firm has "Outperform" rating given on Wednesday, December 2 by RBC Capital Markets. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and eleven have issued a buy rating to the company's stock. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $1.46 EPS. About shares traded. Bank of Nova Scotia (NYSE:BNS) has risen 16.52% since August 28, 2016 and is uptrending. (more...)
Stock's Stunning Activities: Fifth Third Bancorp (FITB)
- August 29, 2017

About 843,186 shares traded. Shares of Fifth Third Bancorp (FITB ) opened at 26.59 on Tuesday. It has outperformed by 16.60% the S&P500. Stadion Money Management Llc increased Vanguard Scottsdale Fds (VGIT) stake by 6,930 shares to 98,135 valued at $6.27 million in 2016Q4. (more...)
U.S. gasoline prices jump as Hurricane Harvey knocks out Texas refineries U.S. gasoline prices jump as Hurricane Harvey knocks out Texas refineries
- August 29, 2017

Sources said the Motiva Port Arthur refinery in Texas , the country's largest refinery, was considering shutting down as water poured into the plant. Harvey, which has been downgraded to a tropical storm from a hurricane, has affected oil refiners more than crude producers. It added that the storm's impact would "linger for several more weeks". (more...)