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Taking a Fresh Look at Finisar Corporation (FNSR)

One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have assigned a hold rating, nine have assigned a buy rating and three have assigned a strong buy rating to the company's stock. In the past 5 years, the stock showed growth of 13.72% per annum. The next year's growth is calculated to be 16.4 percent. The Company got Upgrade by Jefferies on 15-Mar-17 from Hold to Buy. Read More »

Crude oil stockpiles are back on the rise with another new record

The continued rebound in output primarily from North American producers exceeded minor cuts agreed by other non-OPEC states as global inventories continued to build. On the other hand, during this time, countries like China gained dominance as demand centers for crude-oil-derived fuels. Brent futures for May delivery fell 66 cents, or 1.3 percent, to settle at $50.96 a barrel, its lowest since March 14. Read More »

Alaska Airlines to drop Virgin America name


Seattle-based Alaska bought Virgin a year ago in an effort to bust into the California market in a major way and expand well beyond its roots in the Pacific Northwest. The airline's signature pink and purple club-like mood lighting will also be a thing of the past, in favor of a new blue hue. But Virgin wasn't likely to stick around forever: Alaska Airlines didn't want to pay license fees on the Virgin brand indefinitely. Read More »

Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC)- Analysts Opinion Over Profitability Valuation

Its Senior Exec. Vice President CARROLL DAVID M sold 117,704 company shares for 6946890, in a transaction on 2017-03-03. A stock experiencing a high level of volatility has a higher ATR, and a low volatility stock has a lower ATR. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Wednesday, February 1st. Shareholders of record on Friday, February 3rd were issued a $0.38 dividend. This represents a $1.52 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.59%. Read More »

Presence in Parliament is basic responsibility: PM tells his MPs


Modi, who has been insisting upon MPs to take their duties seriously since he became PM in 2014, reiterated at the BJP parliamentary party meeting that attending both the Houses was their basic responsibility. Likewise, he said, lawmakers seemed to have too much work to attend Parliament. The meeting assumes significance as it was an occasion for celebration, thanksgiving and mapping out the path ahead for the party. Read More »

Federal Bureau of Investigation prepares charges against North Korea over Bangladesh heist


The Sony hack, linked to North Korea by the Federal Bureau of Investigation, was followed that year by a blackout of North Korea's internet that a USA lawmaker said was retaliation, without saying who was responsible for the outage. U.S. federal prosecutors suspect the North Korean government directed last year's theft of United States dollars 81 million from Bangladesh's account at the New York Federal Reserve Bank, according to a media report. Read More »

Brokers Change Their Target Price On Steel Dynamics, Inc. (NASDAQ:STLD)

The firm has "Buy" rating by Deutsche Bank given on Thursday, August 13. Some private shareholders will also establish price targets when purchasing shares. The high end of the earnings forecast is $0.49 per share and low end is $0.4 per share. The Relative Volume value measured for Steel Dynamics Inc. This represents a $0.62 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.78%. Read More »

Argentina face off with Chile in a must-win tie on Friday


Chile on Thursday and vs. Bolivia on Tuesday) could go a long way in deciding whether the South American powerhouse will qualify easily, go to a playoff game, or even miss out entirely. "I think we'll qualify", Bauza said. Argentina may be facing their biggest game of the next 15 months on Thursday but that did not seem to be dampening the spirits of Lionel Messi and Co as they trained in high spirits. Read More »

Four killed in attack on symbol of British democracy


In the chaos, a woman was pulled from the River Thames alive, but with serious injuries. The vehicle then drove on to the pavement under the shadow of Big Ben and crashed into the iron railings that surround Parliament. British security forces say they have thwarted some 13 terror plots over the past four years, but in recent years the United Kingdom has largely been spared major worldwide terror attacks such as the ones seen in Belgium and France. Read More »

VW pleads guilty to felonies in diesel emission scandal


The German automaker halted sales of diesel vehicles in late 2015 and has said it has no plans to resume sales of new USA diesels. The German vehicle maker has pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit fraud, obstruction of justice and entry of goods by false statement. Read More »

Lyft to begin Huntsville service Thursday


Drivers can earn up to $35 an hour and collectively have received more than $150 million in tips, according to Lyft and the press release. At noon, the phone app, similar to Uber, turns on for residents to call for rides. The services are required to display proper signage, obtain commercial liability insurance, pay a permit fee with the city and perform background checks on their drivers. Read More »

Bebe to Close All Doors


The company is trying to close the locations without filing for bankruptcy, said the people, who asked not to be identified because the efforts aren't public. The retailer didn't immediately respond to requests for comment. Its stock fell 44.48% to $3.57 a share on Tuesday. That was the biggest intraday decline since May 2016. Read More »

Delcath Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:DCTH): What's the Wisdom of Wall Street?

QUALCOMM Incorporated's Average Earnings Estimate for the current quarter is $1.22, according to consensus of 19 analysts. If you look at the company's income statement over the past years, you will see that the company is constantly posting gross profit: In 2014, DCTH earned gross profit of 330000, in 2015 780000 gross profit, while in 2016 Delcath Systems, Inc. Read More »

Planned eight-hour outage for Ryanair website and app


The mobile app is also off limits during the maintenance period. Ryanair has apologised for any inconvenience caused by this web closure/systems upgrade. Ryanair is urging all customers due to travel on Wednesday and Thursday to check in online today as its website is due to go offline for eight hours. Read More »

United Kingdom 'to follow USA flight ban on laptops'


It is thought that a bomb, possibly hidden within a laptop, was carried onto the aircraft by a person in a wheelchair. A number of top Arab officials were expected to attend the State Department gathering. Smartphones will be allowed in the cabin if they are within those dimensions: larger smartphones will also have to go in the hold. Davey said ISSGMT Global Marine Travel is fully supportive of the Transportation Security Administration's actions as the agency looks to keep the skies ... Read More »

Zacks Rank on Physicians Realty Trust (DOC) based on Estimated Earnings


The Stock opened its session at $18.73 and closed at $18.81 by showing increase of 0.16 percent. Cedar Realty Trust has a 52 week low of $4.94 and a 52 week high of $8.08. Zacks offers analysts with an Average Broker Rating (or ABR), basing it on sell-side recommendations. The stock has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an average price target of $51.14. Read More »

More woes for Kmart parent Sears as it shutters North Charleston store


Sears Holdings Corp , once the largest US retailer , warned on Tuesday about its ability to continue as a going concern after years of losses and declining sales. The company has not turned an annual profit since 2011. "The retail industry is just too competitive, the brand value of Sears has diminished dramatically, the seismic shifts in consumer spending both in terms of the move to e-commerce and to experiences don't bode well for Sears", said Ken Perkins, president of industry ... Read More »

New Zealand Central Bank Holds Benchmark Rate at Record Low


In forecasts published February 9, the RBNZ projected the cash rate would be unchanged for more than two years. "The RBNZ continues to see an outlook shaped by considerable uncertainty and is in no hurry to alter policy in either direction as a result", ANZ Bank New Zealand Chief Economist Cameron Bagrie and senior economist Philip Borkin said in an emailed note. Read More »

President Trump meets with House Republicans in latest health care bill push


A day of negotiations with the most conservative members didn't produce a deal that would allow Republicans to pass what has been a central plank of their agenda - replacing a health law that is widely disliked by GOP voters. At least 27 Republican representatives have indicated that they would vote against the bill prepared under the leadership of House Speaker Paul Ryan and endorsed by Mr. Read More »

Xcel plans seven new wind-energy farms, two in ND


It will be Xcel's largest-ever wind investment in the Upper Midwest, said Chris Clark, the company's president for Minnesota and the Dakotas. "Allete's consolidated market share of wind power capacity has grown to 16th in the US, and that growth is poised to continue", company CEO Al Hodnik said in a statement Thursday. Read More »

India's wholesale price inflation at 6.55% in February


Even as manufacturing products saw a decline in inflation, the wholesale price index-based inflation (WPI) in February 2017 rose by 0.5 percent to 185.5 from 184.6 for the month of January. The change in wholesale prices excluding food, energy and trade services was 0.3 percent in February and 1.8 percent during the past eight months. Meanwhile, the Commerce Department reported that retail sales last month were 5.7 percent above the same month of 2016. Read More »

Norway tops the global happiness ranking for 2017


Norway surged from fourth place in last year´s United Nations assessment all the way to the top spot, according to the report. Norway, the Land of the Midnight Sun, is right on top, followed by Denmark, Iceland and Switzerland. "We won the lottery", Arne Larsen, a retired civil servant, told AFP in central Oslo. The top of the ladder represents the best possible life for you and the bottom of the ladder represents the worst possible life for you. Read More »

Next Weeks Broker Price Targets For Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE:NEM)

The growth estimate for the next quarter is -45.5 percent. Several other equities research analysts also recently weighed in on NEM. Moreover, Standpoint Research issued Upgrade rating for the stock on 29-Dec-16. The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, March 23rd. Investors of record on Thursday, March 9th will be issued a $0.05 dividend. Read More »

Brook Lopez Wants Serge Ibaka to Run His Twin Brother's Fade


Tuesday's meeting was no different as the Bulls saw their 11-game win streak over the Raps come to an end, but that wasn't the most interesting thing that happened during the contest. After erasing a double-digit deficit in the fourth quarter against the league's worst team, Detroit had to be thinking it could get the win in overtime. Read More »

Denbury Resources Inc. (DNR) has current Market Capitalization of $927690


Looking ahead at valuations, according to the consensus, the next fiscal year is forecast to bring about 0.41 in total earnings per share. Many analysts are providing their Estimated Earnings analysis for Denbury Resources Inc. Investors expected a price target of 0.04 for this quarter. (DNR) is at 28.65. The stock's average true range of stands at 0.16, while the relative strength index is 30.05. Read More »

4 nominations filed for Anantnag Parliamentary Constituency


Abdullah described PDP a party of broken promises, saying it is used to making hollow rhetorical promises with the least intention of keeping their word. Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Mehbooba Mufti on Tuesday said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi had the mandate to solve the bigger issues and problems faced by the people of the state. Read More »

Nasdaq, S&P reverse course to trade higher


The Dow Jones industrial average rose around 50 points shortly after the open, with Apple contributing the most gains. The S&P 500 advanced 4.43 points, or 0.2%, to 2,348.45, with technology shares leading the gains. Japanese stocks fell 2 per cent, Australian shares tumbled 1.6 per cent and mainland Chinese shares closed down 0.5 percent. Having dropped by more than 1%, it would not surprise if the market revisits this zone in the next few weeks until there's more clarity on the Trump ... Read More »

Array BioPharma Climbs Off Worst Levels But Continues To Post Notable Loss


They now have a Dollars 14 price target on the stock. On the bright side, the company's share price has been on the rebound, up more than 361.54% since hitting lows of $2.6 on April 01, 2016. The current share price indicate that stock is -20.18% away from its one year high and is moving 85.58% ahead of its 52-week low. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned ($0.17) earnings per share. Read More »

Audi headquarters raided over emissions scandal


The clash comes a day after Munich prosecutors raided the headquarters and main sites of VW's Audi premium-car division. " Audi is fully cooperating with authorities as we have the highest interest in clarifying matters", Drechsel said, adding that he could not comment further due to the ongoing investigation. Read More »

Windy today, cold tonight for Midstate


The highest hourly observation we've seen thus far is 88 degrees, which is only 2 degrees short of the record high (90°) set 110 years ago in 1907. Overnight lows will range from 8 to 18 degrees. Wednesday Night: It will be partly cloudy with a low around 24 degrees on Wednesday night with a calm wind coming out of the east at 7mph. Monday will be dreary with overcast skies and some rain and drizzle. Read More »

CNO Financial Group Inc

CNO Financial Group, Inc. (CNO)'s stock to Neutral with no specific Price Target . 01/23/2017 - CNO Financial Group, Inc. had its " rating reiterated by analysts at Deutsche Bank. Following the transaction, the senior vice president now owns 54,796 shares in the company, valued at $1,141,948.64. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this link . Read More »

Kmart, Sears face 'substantial doubt' about finances as losses grow


He pledged to return Sears to greatness, leveraging its best-known brands and its vast holdings of land, and more recently planned to entice customers with its loyalty program. "It's forcing retailers to shape up", he said. Long before stores like Walmart and Costco dominated the retail landscape, and services like Amazon dominated online ordering, Sear was the go-to store for almost all of a families needs. Read More »

New account numbers fall for Wells Fargo; so do credit card applications


Monster Beverage Corporation (NASDAQ:MNST), at its latest closing price of $46.80, it has a price-to-book ratio of 7.90, compared to an industry average at 2.98. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 73.25% of the company's stock. The company now has a Return on Equity (ROE) of 11.60% and a Return on Investment (ROI) of 7.90%. Read More »