Jobs report beats expectations, unemployment rate returns to 16-year low

Job gains have averaged 184,000 per month so far this year, slightly lower than last year's pace, according to David Benson, chief economist at Nationwide. Wage growth continued to be sluggish in July, remaining unchanged at a 2.5% annual growth rate... More..

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Occidental Petroleum ties compensation to break-even at $40 a barrel

Occidental Petroleum Corporation ( OXY ) reported second-quarter core profit per share of $0.15 compared to a loss of $0.18, prior year. Wellington Management Group LLP now owns 899,712 shares of the oil and ga...More..

by | Friday, August 04, 2017

Energizer Holdings, Inc. (ENR): Trading Secrets for Today's Investors

Energizer Holdings (NYSE:ENR) has insider ownership of 1.73% and institutional ownership of 91.83%. The average stock price target is $89.36 with 3 brokers rating the stock a strong buy, 2 brokers rating the s...More..

Man detained in Sydney over alleged plane terror plot released without charge
by | Friday, August 04, 2017

Man detained in Sydney over alleged plane terror plot released without charge

Two men charged over their alleged role in a foiled "Islamic-inspired" plot to bring down a Sydney based passenger plane with a homemade bomb will face court today. 'Etihad is complying fully with the enh...More..

First Majestic Silver Corp. (FR) Receives C$12.30 Average PT from Analysts
by | Friday, August 04, 2017

First Majestic Silver Corp. (FR) Receives C$12.30 Average PT from Analysts

Sinovac Biotech Ltd.is a holding company. Shares of Pan American Silver Corp. Van ECK Associates Corp now owns 11,133,183 shares of the basic materials company's stock valued at $195,053,000 after buying an a...More..

by | Friday, August 04, 2017

BP plc (BP) Shares Bought by Boston Advisors LLC

Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd increased its stake in Advantage Oil & Gas by 8.2% in the first quarter. Advantage Oil & Gas Ltd ( AAV ) are being closely watched by investors as the firm's Mesa Adaptive M...More..

Uber Knowingly Leased Dangerous Cars to Its Drivers
by | Friday, August 04, 2017

Uber Knowingly Leased Dangerous Cars to Its Drivers

The ride-hailing company had rented the Vezel to Mr. Koh after Honda Motor Co. recalled the model in April 2016 for an electrical component that could overheat and catch fire. The vehicles were also said to be ...More..

by | Friday, August 04, 2017

The EQT Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:EQM) Lowered to Sell at BidaskClub

The stock declined 0.13% or $0.09 reaching $70.05 on the news. The company saw 1.85 million shares trade hands over the course of the day. American Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:AMID) has risen 15.28% since Augus...More..

Toyota to take 5 percent stake in Mazda: Nikkei
by | Friday, August 04, 2017

Toyota to take 5 percent stake in Mazda: Nikkei

The resulting partnership would likely lead both companies to collaborate on future electric vehicle technology, as well as a future factory. He had earlier strongly criticised Toyota over its ongoing project...More..

Analyst Activity - Cowen and Company Reiterates Hold on GoPro (NASDAQ:GPRO)
by | Friday, August 04, 2017

Analyst Activity - Cowen and Company Reiterates Hold on GoPro (NASDAQ:GPRO)

Finally, Bank of America Corporation reiterated an "underperform" rating and set a $7.00 price target (down from $8.00) on shares of GoPro in a research report on Monday, June 5th. Most analysts have now given ...More..

Citigroup Inc. Cuts Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) Price Target to $5.00
by | Friday, August 04, 2017

Citigroup Inc. Cuts Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) Price Target to $5.00

Chesapeake Energy Corporation ( CHK ) traded down 2.60% during mid-day trading on Thursday, reaching $4.50. RBC Capital began new coverage on Chesapeake Utilities Corporation giving the company a " rating....More..

Papa John's Valuation Multiple Rises on Strong 2Q17 Earnings
by | Friday, August 04, 2017

Papa John's Valuation Multiple Rises on Strong 2Q17 Earnings

The buy-back announcement came as the pizza company reported earnings that were up about 6.6 percent in the April-June period compared to a year earlier. 10/10/2016 - Papa John's International Inc . had its " ...More..

by | Friday, August 04, 2017

Japan names new defence, foreign ministers in cabinet revamp

The shake-up reflects Mr Abe's recognition that despite the Liberal Democrats' overwhelming majority in parliament, his own once seemingly invincible position after more than four years in office may be imperil...More..

Stocks suffer from losses, banking takes more hits
by | Friday, August 04, 2017

Stocks suffer from losses, banking takes more hits

The 30-share Sensex ended down 238.86 points, or 0.74 per cent, at 32,237.88 after hitting a low of 32,194.58. Collectively these shares contributed 240 points in the index loses while Reliance Industries , ...More..

CBA accused of laundering law breaches
by | Friday, August 04, 2017

CBA accused of laundering law breaches

CommBank allegedly knew the accounts were suspicious but failed to alert authorities to a number of large transactions. AUSTRAC alleges in this case that by April 2015 the bank had identified "repeated, suspi...More..

Viacom shares fall 6 percent after earnings beat expectations
by | Friday, August 04, 2017

Viacom shares fall 6 percent after earnings beat expectations

Cowen and Company reaffirmed a "hold" rating and set a $41.00 price target on shares of Viacom in a report on Tuesday, July 11th. Jefferies Group LLC reissued a "buy" rating and issued a $52.00 target price on ...More..

by | Friday, August 04, 2017

United States bans travel to North Korea from September 1

Addressing "reasonable security concerns" is key to denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said Thursday. While a draft resolution has yet to be formally presented to the S...More..

Morgan Stanley Cuts Position in Aetna Inc. (AET)
by | Friday, August 04, 2017

Morgan Stanley Cuts Position in Aetna Inc. (AET)

Company insiders own 1.14% of the company's stock. Aetna on Thursday joined competitors like UnitedHealth Group Inc. and the Blue Cross-Blue Shield insurer Anthem Inc.in easily beating second-quarter expect...More..

Pioneer Natural Resources Company (PXD) Shares Sold by Mitchell Capital Management Co
by | Friday, August 04, 2017

Pioneer Natural Resources Company (PXD) Shares Sold by Mitchell Capital Management Co

Analyst Recommendations are opinions given by analysts to their clients about whether a given stock is worth buying or not. Barclays PLC dropped their target price on shares of Canadian Natural Resources Limit...More..

Boeing Dreamliner jet draws USA-sized self-portrait in the sky
by | Friday, August 04, 2017

Boeing Dreamliner jet draws USA-sized self-portrait in the sky

The Washington Post looked into it and Boeing confirmed Thursday that the Dreamliner had been performing an 18-hour endurance test flight. The right wing stretched through Nebraska, South Dakota, Minnesota, ...More..

by | Thursday, August 03, 2017

Range Resources Corporation (NYSE:RRC) Sees Volume Pop in Session

Range Resources Corporation is now trading -17.68% below its 20-day and -38.96% versus the 200-day simple moving averages while -20.52% compared with its 50-day simple moving average. California Resources Corpo...More..

Dish Loses 196000 Pay TV Subscribers in Second Quarter, Earnings Drop
by | Thursday, August 03, 2017

Dish Loses 196000 Pay TV Subscribers in Second Quarter, Earnings Drop

Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A. now owns 21,000 shares of the company's stock valued at $1,333,000 after buying an additional 3,604 shares in the last quarter. The original version of this story can be viewed at htt...More..

Teva stock plummets 18% after rough quarter in USA generic drug market
by | Thursday, August 03, 2017

Teva stock plummets 18% after rough quarter in USA generic drug market

Among 26 analysts covering Teva Pharma (NYSE: TEVA ), 12 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 14 Hold. About 6.96 million shares traded or 6.26% up from the average. If you are viewing this piece of content on another...More..

Roads could be covered with 'tunnels' to absorb pollution
by | Thursday, August 03, 2017

Roads could be covered with 'tunnels' to absorb pollution

In its first major intervention into the air quality debate, which so far has focused on councils, Highways England has released an air quality strategy setting out how it will use £100m in the current Road I...More..

Facebook to step up fact-checking in fight against fake news
by | Thursday, August 03, 2017

Facebook to step up fact-checking in fight against fake news

Meanwhile, Facebook's machine learning algorithm has improved its accuracy and speed, so the social network will now have it send more potential hoaxes to fact checkers. "We don't want to be and are not the arb...More..

Mondelez appoints Dirk Van de Put to succeed Irene Rosenfeld as CEO
by | Thursday, August 03, 2017

Mondelez appoints Dirk Van de Put to succeed Irene Rosenfeld as CEO

Van de Put, now president and CEO of Canadian frozen foods giant McCain Foods, has more than 30 years of experience in the food and CPG industry. McCain Foods, a $9.1 billion privately held Canadian company w...More..

Krispy Kreme unveils Reese's Peanut Butter Cup doughnut
by | Thursday, August 03, 2017

Krispy Kreme unveils Reese's Peanut Butter Cup doughnut

Imagine a piping-doughnut, filled with Reese's Peanut Butter Kreme filling, all dipped in chocolate icing. And if you're on a diet, be careful: they weigh in at a whopping 400 calories and 21 grams of sugar...More..

Nuveen Amt-Free Municipal Value Fund (NUW) Plans $0.06 Monthly Dividend
by | Thursday, August 03, 2017

Nuveen Amt-Free Municipal Value Fund (NUW) Plans $0.06 Monthly Dividend

As most investors know, the markets and economic landscapes are constantly changing. Investors may be on the lookout for the major catalyst that either keeps the bulls charging into the second half the year, or...More..

Restaurant Brands International Inc
by | Thursday, August 03, 2017

Restaurant Brands International Inc

Alliancebernstein L.P. now owns 1,181,675 shares of the restaurant operator's stock valued at $65,867,000 after buying an additional 1,067,761 shares during the period. During the same period in the previous ...More..

by | Thursday, August 03, 2017

QEP Resources, Inc. (NYSE:QEP) Shares Sold by Teachers Advisors LLC

According to analysts Qep Resources (NYSE:QEP)'s minimum EPS for the current quarter is at $-0.31 and can go high up to $-0.08. Covering sell-side analysts have recently weighed in on shares of Groupon, Inc. ...More..