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COST outperformed the S&P 500 by 3.14%. Paragon Capital Management Llc decreased Ibm Corp (IBM) stake by 6.32% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. BMO Capital Markets set a $223.00 price objective on shares of Costco Wholesale and gave the company a "buy" rating in a research note on Wednesday, January 24th.
  • U.S. stocks open mixed on earnings reports

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    The Nasdaq composite advanced 114.94 points, or 1.6 percent, to 7,118.68. "But some of these factors are overshadowing the fact we have sturdy fundamental backdrop, both earnings and economic". The No. 1 USA railroad operator cautioned on a key operating metric, helping send the Dow Jones Transportation Average down 0.9 percent. Their advances helped lift the Philadelphia Semiconductor index 2.1 percent, breaking its six-day losing streak and at the close of its best day in three weeks.
  • Chevron Blows Through All Profit Forecasts

    Chevron Blows Through All Profit Forecasts

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    Cape Cod Five Cents Savings Bank increased Ishares Tr (HYG) stake by 31,759 shares to 109,142 valued at $9.52 million in 2017Q4. Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE: XOM ) stock was down on Friday following an earnings miss for the first quarter of 2018.
  • You Need To Know About Analysts Ratings on: Charter Communications, Inc. (CHTR)

    You Need To Know About Analysts Ratings on: Charter Communications, Inc. (CHTR)

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    Several additional equities analysts have also published recent reports on CHTR stock. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Charter Communications from a "strong sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a report on Monday. For stock traders that are more focused on the more granular details, they tend to keep tabs on a metric called the Williams Percent Range or Willams %R.
  • Warm, Sunny Weekend, Storms Next Week

    Warm, Sunny Weekend, Storms Next Week

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    As mentioned above we will be monitoring a chance for storms nearly everyday with late Tuesday into Wednesday bringing the highest chance for storms in the area but a lot of uncertainty including timing and where the heavier rain sets up will determine the risk for severe weather as well so stay tuned.
  • Simon Property Group (SPG) Receiving Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage, Study Shows

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    TRADEMARK VIOLATION WARNING: "Simon Property Group (SPG) Reaches New 1-Year High and Low at $145.89" was reported by The Lincolnian Online and is the property of of The Lincolnian Online. Simon Ppty Group Inc New has $53.39 billion MC. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, August 25 by BTIG Research. On Tuesday, November 21 the stock rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets with "Hold".
  • Night Owl Capital Management LLC Has $5.27 Million Holdings in Starbucks (SBUX)

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    It has outperformed by 18.96% the S&P500. Becker Capital Management Inc increased its stake in Starbucks Corp Com ( SBUX ) by 135.17% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. The firm has "Overweight" rating by Barclays Capital given on Monday , May 15. Its stock was down almost 3% to $57.50 in after-hours trading. Taylor Hoffman Wealth Management acquired a new position in shares of Starbucks in the fourth quarter worth $107,000.
  • 'Guam Killer' Missile Can Hit US Base With Precision, China Says

    'Guam Killer' Missile Can Hit US Base With Precision, China Says

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    The training mission was part of the US Air Force's routine "Continuous Bomber Presence" in the region. "Once [artificial military islands are] occupied, China will be able to extend its influence thousands of miles to the south and project power deep into Oceania", Davidson said of China's forward operating bases in the regional waters.
  • Valero Energy (NYSE:VLO) Rating Lowered to Sector Perform at Howard Weil

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    The stock decreased 0.53% or $0.59 during the last trading session, reaching $110.95. About 919,091 shares traded. It has outperformed by 27.77% the S&P500. West Coast Limited Liability holds 3,500 shares or 0.09% of its portfolio. 7,989 are owned by Suntrust Banks Inc. Moreover, Johnson Invest Counsel has 0.04% invested in Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE: VLO ).
  • Maruti Suzuki lines up Rs 5000 cr capex for FY19

    Maruti Suzuki lines up Rs 5000 cr capex for FY19

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    While it reported operating profit of Rs 9,303 crore, a growth of 20.1 percent compared to same period past year, on account of higher sales volume, and cost reduction efforts, which was partially offset by adverse commodity prices. The company was also able to post a double digit - 14.5 per cent - growth during 2017-18, he added. According to the company, these will be established later this year after formal approval by the board.
  • United Kingdom court admits CBI evidence against Vijay Mallya

    United Kingdom court admits CBI evidence against Vijay Mallya

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    In a big boost for the Central Bureau of Investigation , the London court , hearing the extradition trial of Vijay Mallya, has admitted all the evidence provided by the probe agency against the liquor baron. Arbuthnot is expected to indicate plans for a verdict at the next hearing. "I am still sitting on the fence on that", she said. A final hearing in July was agreed upon, with both sides set to present further details, including signed attestations from the compiling official of the ...
  • Watch the Dow's wild day on the Big Board

    Watch the Dow's wild day on the Big Board

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    The S&P 500 opened higher by 0.36 points, or 0.01 per cent, at 2,634.92. The Dow Jones industrial average fell more than 400 points on Tuesday amid fears of rising interest rates and Caterpillar hinting at a halt in economic growth. This, in turn, may cause the Federal Reserve to tighten its monetary policy at a faster rate than expected. The stock market had already been spooked by a climb in bond yields earlier in the year, sliding sharply in February.
  • Garde Capital Inc. Invests $206000 in Comcast (CMCSA)

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    The company traded as low as $31.92 and last traded at $32.07, with a volume of 26848702 shares trading hands. 51,551,657 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 27,873,590. Vigilant Capital Management LLC raised its stake in Comcast by 474.2% during the fourth quarter. Amp Cap Ltd reported 2.67 million shares stake. Aureus Asset Mgmt Ltd Liability owns 33,238 shares.
  • Should Investors Be Buying NIKE (NKE) Shares? HSBC Upgrades The Stock

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    The stock increased 2.19% or $1.49 during the last trading session, reaching $69.54. 20,000 shares were sold by Kingsbury Thomas , worth $2.52 million. $71.59's average target is 5.20% above currents $68.05 stock price. On Friday, March 23 the stock of NIKE, Inc. As per Wednesday, December 2, the company rating was downgraded by Goldman Sachs.
  • Amazon raising price of Prime membership by $20 a year

    Amazon raising price of Prime membership by $20 a year

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    AMZN outperformed the S&P 500 by 65.23%. "So as far as Whole Foods, specifically the question of what we'll look at as far as expanding that grocery delivery, we're going to use the 10 cities as a test and see how customers respond - just like we always do - and make sure that our deliveries are great for those people".
  • Occidental Petroleum (OXY) Earns News Sentiment Rating of 0.11

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    Occidental Pete Corp Del now has $58.87B valuation. The stock has been moved at 25.50% over the last six months and -0.91% throughout last twelve months. It also upped Alps Etf Tr (AMLP) stake by 68,896 shares and now owns 1.02M shares. Cna Fin Corporation stated it has 24,966 shares or 0.44% of all its holdings.
  • All TMX markets suspended for the day after technical issues

    All TMX markets suspended for the day after technical issues

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    Aequitas NEO said its systems were unaffected by the outage. "In true Canadian fashion, most traders declared "beer o'clock" when they saw that the TMX was closed", said Karl Schamotta, director of global product and market strategy at Cambridge Global Payments.
  • MSNBC's Nicolle Wallace Examines the Puzzle of Trump and Macron's Bewildering Relationship

    MSNBC's Nicolle Wallace Examines the Puzzle of Trump and Macron's Bewildering Relationship

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    He said if Trump re-imposes sanctions, "basically killing the deal", Iran would no longer be bound by the pact's worldwide obligations, freeing it up to resume enrichment far beyond the deal's strict limits. Macron also made a full-throated argument for global action to combat climate change, built around the 2015 Paris accord, which Trump announced in June he was walking away from.
  • Featured Stock to See: Intel Corporation

    Featured Stock to See: Intel Corporation

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    The volume of the company in the last trading session was 25.75 Million. About 35.68M shares traded or 10.72% up from the average. First Natl Bank Sioux Falls reported 1.25% in Intel Corporation (NASDAQ: INTC ). Commerce Bank, which manages about $7.68B US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Kohls Corp (NYSE:KSS) by 28,191 shares to 14,289 shares, valued at $775,000 in 2017Q4, according to the filing.
  • Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (COG)

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    Enerplus Corporation (NYSE:ERF) has risen 46.73% since April 27, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 2.06% the S&P500. The positive are 50%. Highbridge Capital Management Limited Liability Corp reported 104,900 shares. 377.89 million shares or 0.11% less from 378.31 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported.
  • Trump hails breakthrough at Korea summit, praises Xi

    Trump hails breakthrough at Korea summit, praises Xi

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    This comes after Kim and Moon pledged to work toward the "complete denuclearization of the Korean peninsula", and to seek to declare an official end to the 1950s Korean War and establish a permanent peace agreement. "South and North Korea are going to cooperate more closely through the truce and peace treaty", he continued. The Panmunjom Declaration capped an extraordinary day unthinkable only months ago, as the nuclear-armed North carried out a series of missile launches and its sixth ...
  • First Quarter GDP Grew 2.3%

    First Quarter GDP Grew 2.3%

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    USA economic growth slowed to an annualised rate of 2.3% in the first quarter of 2018, the Commerce Department said on Friday. Although the full impact of tax cuts and higher government spending hasn't yet materialized, many economists have said the administration's 3% target is unsustainable.
  • Mears Group plc (LON:MER) Analyst Ratings as of April 26, 2018

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    Its down 0.55, from 1.33 in 2017Q3. The stock has "Sell" rating by Societe Generale on Friday, January 26. On Friday, January 5 the rating was maintained by Peel Hunt with "Buy". On Thursday, February 1 the rating was maintained by Liberum Capital with "Buy". The firm's market cap is GBX 35.30 billion. The company reported GBX 2.80 ($0.04) EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of GBX 3.60 ($0.05) by GBX (0.80) (($0.01)).
  • Crazy Volume Spikes for: AbbVie Inc. (ABBV)

    Crazy Volume Spikes for: AbbVie Inc. (ABBV)

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    Cowen & Co maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Wednesday, September 6 report. The rating was downgraded by Iberia Capital Partners on Thursday, December 17 to "Sector Perform". Schaper Benz & Wise Invest Counsel Wi stated it has 0.23% in AbbVie Inc . Cornerstone Invest Prtn Limited Liability Company has 0.07% invested in AbbVie Inc .
  • Nomura Increases Wynn Resorts (WYNN) Price Target to $215.00

    Nomura Increases Wynn Resorts (WYNN) Price Target to $215.00

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    Among this group of ratios is the turnover to capital employed or return on investment (ROI) ratio. The institutional investor held 7,336 shares of the package goods and cosmetics company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $674,000, down from 13,841 at the end of the previous reported quarter.
  • Foundry Partners LLC Stake in Chevron Corp (CVX) Increased

    Foundry Partners LLC Stake in Chevron Corp (CVX) Increased

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    About 989,726 shares traded. Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) has risen 1.20% since April 27, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 11.55% the S&P500. Cap Invsts, a California-based fund reported 10.21 million shares. (NYSE:AZO) shares were sold by Smith Richard Craig. They expect $0.86 earnings per share, up 4.88% or $0.04 from last year's $0.82 per share.
  • YouTube Kids is giving parents more control over what their kids watch

    YouTube Kids is giving parents more control over what their kids watch

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    Later, YouTube Kids will roll out a feature that gives parents complete control over the pool of content their kids can access. Ever since YouTube Kids was released in 2015 , Google has dealt with one debacle after another over inappropriate and sometimes disturbing videos showing up in video feeds marketed as a safe space online for children.
  • Piper Jaffray Comments on General Motors' Q2 2018 Earnings (GM)

    Piper Jaffray Comments on General Motors' Q2 2018 Earnings (GM)

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    NYSE GM traded up $0.14 on Thursday, reaching $38.25. About 80.68 million shares traded or 71.13% up from the average. BrightSphere Investment Group plc (NYSE:BSIG) has 0.00% since April 26, 2017 and is. Zacks Inv stated it has 151,028 shares or 0.13% of all its holdings. Supplemental Annuity Collective Trust Of Nj invested 0.35% in General Motors Company (NYSE:GM).
  • Analysts' Recommendations Roundup: Halcon Resources (HK)

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    Having a look in a broader way analysts from brokerage firms on the street with an extensive view have high price target of Halcon Resources ( NYSE :HK) at $14 and with a conformist view have low price target of $6 while the stock's latest closing price was $5.43.
  • Pro-Schwab Charles Corp Institutional Investors Sentiment Runs High in Q4 2017

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    After the giving short look at one day return of MetLife, Inc.it is observed that MET reported gain return of 0.46% in last trading session. About 7.23M shares traded. For a total of shares it reduced its holding in by shares in the quarter, and has cut its stake in. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.39 earnings per share.
  • Morgan Stanley Raises Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG) Price Target to $340.00

    Morgan Stanley Raises Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG) Price Target to $340.00

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    Since January 1, 0001, it had 2 insider purchases, and 0 selling transactions for $1.10 million activity. On Thursday, February 15 CAPPUCCIO PAUL T bought $145,440 worth of Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc . Fmr Llc decreased Community Bk Sys Inc (NYSE:CBU) stake by 492,537 shares to 400,641 valued at $21.53M in 2017Q4. The company's stock had a trading volume of 7,033,467 shares, compared to its average volume of 1,219,085.
  • Align Technology, Inc. (ALGN) Forms Multiple Top Chart Pattern Trading at $247.20

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    Melvin Capital Management Lp who had been investing in Align Technology Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $19.69B market cap company. The stock has "Buy" rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Friday, July 28. The company was maintained on Tuesday, November 28 by Credit Suisse. On Friday, October 27 the rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray with "Buy".
  • United Kingdom growth in first quarter falls to 0.1%, says ONS

    United Kingdom growth in first quarter falls to 0.1%, says ONS

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    Gross domestic product grew only 0.1 percent in the first quarter, the weakest since the fourth quarter of 2012. A spokesman for Prime Minister Theresa May said the numbers were "clearly disappointing", but played down suggestions that uncertainty over Brexit was to blame.
  • Precision Drilling Corporation (PD) EPS Estimated At $

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    Precision Drilling Corporation's (PDS ) witnessed a gain of 2.22% in recent trading period with closing price of $ 3.23. The company exchanged hands with 6893657 shares contrast to its average daily volume of 10.83M shares. A large surprise factor in either direction typically can lead to a significant swing in the stock price in the hours and days after the report. UNT has a mean analyst rating of 2.60.
  • Amazon hikes cost of Prime membership

    Amazon hikes cost of Prime membership

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    The company already increased the cost of a monthly Prime membership earlier this year. Amazon chief financial officer Brian Olsavsky revealed the hike in an earnings call yesterday. This is the first increase to annual pricing in almost four years. Twitch Prime - Free game content every month, member exclusive discount on new release video games and loads more.
  • Alexion Pharmaceuticals (ALXN) Trading Up 14.5% After Earnings Beat

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    Alexion Pharmaceuticals Inc now has $26.48 billion valuation. The stock decreased 1.04% or $0.74 during the last trading session, reaching $70.16. About 2.24M shares traded or 1.67% up from the average. Winslow Evans Crocker owns 404 shares. Westpac Bk has invested 0.04% of its portfolio in Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc . (NASDAQ: ALXN ). Salem Investment Counselors, a North Carolina-based fund reported 80 shares.
  • Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) Now Covered by MED

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    About 5.25 million shares traded. It has outperformed by 65.23% the S&P500. Northstar Group Inc decreased its stake in Amazon Com Inc ( AMZN ) by 29.79% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. The rating was maintained by William Blair with "Buy" on Monday, December 4. Morgan Stanley maintained Amazon.com, Inc. Monness Crespi & Hardt now has a $2200 target on shares of Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN ).
  • After Tripura CM's attack, Miss World Diana Hayden finds an unlikely defender

    After Tripura CM's attack, Miss World Diana Hayden finds an unlikely defender

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    Deb's media advisor Sanjay Mishra told TOI, "The chief minister made the remark on Diana Hayden in the context of how worldwide cosmetic companies fix the outcome of beauty pageants to capture the market in a particular country". He said that beauty pageants are events run by cosmetic giants with an aim to capture developing markets like India. They make women walk on ramp wearing their fabric .