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Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) Experiences Heavier than Usual Trading Volume

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Clean Yield Group bought a new stake in Netflix during the first quarter valued at $103,000. Finally, Harfst & Associates Inc. bought a new stake in Netflix during the first quarter valued at $109,000. On Tuesday, July 19 the stock rating was downgraded by UBS to "Neutral". Bank of America Corporation reiterated a "buy" rating and issued a $184.00 price objective (up from $154.00) on shares of Netflix in a report on Tuesday, April 18th. Read More »

Ronna Sue Cohen Purchases 929 Shares of General Electric Company (NYSE:GE)

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The firm has a market capitalization of $220.78 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 31.06 and a beta of 1.21. About 55,385 shares traded. General Electric (NYSE:GE) last released its quarterly earnings data on Friday, July 21st. Enterprise Financial Ser Corporation invested in 0.01% or 334 shares. Fifth Third Savings Bank reported 0% of its portfolio in Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR). Read More »

Which insiders are trading Cenovus Energy Inc. (CVE)?

Other research analysts also recently issued reports about the company. Letko Brosseau & Associates Inc. now owns 27,158,632 shares of the oil and gas company's stock valued at $199,920,000 after buying an additional 7,354,590 shares during the period. Read More »

Swiss franc surges as Korea tensions rise

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Pacific territory of Guam, gave investors a reason to pocket profit in the sectors, such as technology, that have been the biggest gainers in recent months, analysts said. In currencies, the yen strengthened 0.64 per cent versus the greenback at 109.37 per dollar. "Traders should closely watch global equities today, with further falls and risk aversion likely pumping more safe-haven flows into precious metals", said Jeffrey Halley, a senior market analyst at OANDA. Read More »

Political tensions continue to weigh on stocks

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In the eurozone, the Paris CAC 40 dropped nearly 0.7 percent to 5,081.92 points compared with the closing level on Thursday. The euro-region blue-ship STOXX 50 index fell 0.9% and the DAX in Frankfurt lost 0.6%. He said that his first threat to unleash " fire and fury " may not have been tough enough. European markets opened lower on Friday on the back of war of words and escalating geopolitical tensions between the USA and North Korea. Read More »

Heathrow rated 'poor' for treatment of disabled passengers

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Glasgow , Glasgow Prestwick and Inverness were among six United Kingdom airports described as "very good". Inverness Airport was among the "very good" airports. Inverness Airport customer focus manager Callum Smith said: "In the past year we have made service improvements by installing additional call points within the auto park, taxi rank and bus stop". Read More »

What Do Analysts Say About Applied Materials, Inc. (AMAT)

The company was maintained on Friday, August 19 by Cowen & Co. The firm has "Buy" rating by Argus Research given on Monday, August 17. Mizuho maintained the stock with "Hold" rating in Tuesday, July 18 report. It dived, as 64 investors sold Applied Materials, Inc. shares while 272 reduced holdings. (NASDAQ:AMAT) Earnings Growing Rapidly? Honeywell Int accumulated 382,500 shares. Read More »

First Mid-Year Economic Survey Tabled In Parliament: Highlights

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This performance was higher than the range predicted in the Economic Survey in February. Demonetisation may continue to pay dividends over time. Subramanian also spoke about the newly implemented Goods & Services Tax and said it's an "astonishing feat of administration, politics and technology". Read More »

How major USA stock market indexes fared Wednesday

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday afternoon that his earlier warnings to North Korea may not have been tough enough. The CBOE Volatility Index (VIX) widely considered the best gauge of fear in the market, hit a one-month high before trading around 11.7. Read More »

Acura RLX gets new look, but will it be enough to compete?

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Look for the 2018 Acura RLX to go on sale this November. It also features Acura's new signature diamond pentagon grill, surounded by larger LED headlights and a more sculpted hood. The interior receives upgraded materials and touchpoints including a completely redesigned seat featuring high-contrast piping and stitching, as well as a new Espresso interior option. Read More »

Amazon tax bill halved past year to £7.4 million

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In the same period, turnover at Amazon UK Services broke the £1 billion barrier for the first time, climbing from £946 million to £1.46bn while profit before tax fell from £48.5m to £24.2m. "That's not good enough in a world where tax transparency is key to customer and investor confidence". Revenue from the company's United Kingdom retail sales are funnelled through a separate company in Luxembourg and have not been made public yet. Read More »

Ex-Indian minister Naidu sworn in as new vice president

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He concluded by thanking the members, staff and Secretary-General Shumsher Sharief for their cooperation. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday welcomed M. "The character of this House is that things start with a lot of acrimonious debate, noise, disruptions but eventually you would have seen during your tenure that nothing remains indefinitely held up", he said. Read More »

RBI dividend to government reduces by half to Rs 30569 crore

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The government had accounted for a dividend of Rs 74,901 crore from the RBI and other financial institutions in the Union Budget for 2017-18. Another aspect to this exercise was the surplus liquidity generated due to huge flow of cash into the banking system had to be sterilised; the cost of the same too was on RBI's books. Read More »

RCom offers 'unlimited data' and calls at Rs 299

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The latest to join the bandwagon is Anil Ambani's Reliance Communications which has come up with a lucrative offer for its customers through the all-new Rs 299 rental plan . The telecom operator has also listed an EMI plan for users starting at Rs 500 on different banks' credit cards. For more data usage, users can consider the Rs 786 plan that offers 1GB data per day for 180 days at Rs 786. Read More »

North Korea tensions drag down stocks but boost gold

Later, speaking to reporters, President Donald Trump demanded that North Korea "get their act together" or face extraordinary trouble. The stock lost $5.41 to $101.57. Sterling was last trading at $1.3005, up 0.12 percent on the day. Consumer-focused companies and banks were among the biggest decliners. The September copper contract was down two cents to US$2.91 a pound. Read More »

Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD) Experiences Heavier than Usual Trading Volume

Rite Aid Corp now has $2.48 billion valuation. It closed at $2.35 lastly. It has underperformed by 71.88% the S&P500. Among 11 analysts covering Rite Aid (NYSE: RAD ), 2 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 7 Hold. Moreover, Havens Advisors Llc has 7.32% invested in the company for 1.33 million shares. Vanguard Group Inc. raised its position in Rite Aid Corporation by 4.2% in the first quarter. Read More »

Corn Yield Looks to Be Reduced in Tomorrow's WASDE Report

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In its August Supply/Demand Report Thursday, the USDA pegged the 2017 US corn yield at 169.5 bushels per acre vs. the USDA's July estimate of 170.7 and the average trade estimate of 166.2 bushels per acre. The USDA estimated USA production of spring wheat other than durum at 402 million bushels, down from 423 million in July but well above the average trade estimate of 393 million. Read More »

Brokerages Set Lumentum Holdings Inc. (LITE) PT at $61.75

LITE has been the subject of several other research reports. BlackRock Inc. raised its stake in Lumentum Holdings by 151,490.5% in the first quarter. If you are viewing this report on another website, it was illegally copied and republished in violation of USA and global copyright law. Craig Hallum reissued their buy rating on shares of Lumentum Holdings Inc. Read More »

Donald Glover admits worries about Star Wars Han Solo movie's director switch

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Donald Glover , on the set of the untitled Han Solo film with former directors Chris Miller and Phil Lord. Information on the Star Wars anthology remains scarce and locked down, but Howard did reveal in July that Warwick Davis, who portrayed the Ewok Wicket in Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi , has been cast in the film, with Howard directing the actor for the first time in nearly thirty years since their work together on Lucasfilm's Willow . Read More »

Technical Signals and Charts for EnLink Midstream Partners, LP (ENLK)

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Dominion Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:DM) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a "strong-buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research note issued to investors on Friday, July 21st. Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in HESM. Stifel Corporation has invested 0.01% in Banner Corporation (NASDAQ:BANR). Read More »

Gold On Verge Of USD1300 After North Korea Threats

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Also adding support to gold was disappointing U.S. economic data which reduced the chances of a U.S. Federal Reserve interest rate hike later this year. Australia's S&P/ASX 200 edged up 0.2 percent to 5,779.20, while South Korea's Kospi fell 1.1 percent to 2,342.19. In the NY session, United States wholesale inventories for June are set for release. Read More »

Asia stocks snap back into the red on lingering N.Korea tensions

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Currency traders consolidated positions in the Japanese yen and Swiss franc, and pushed up the dollar index by unwinding some of the recent big bets on the euro. The euro was down 0.4 percent at just over $1.17 and nearing a two-week low, while the New Zealand dollar tumbled a full 1 percent as its central bank head bluntly said he wanted it lower. Read More »

DJIA Today: Dow Jones Futures Down Triple Digits on North Korea Fears

Nvidia fell $7.37, or 4.3 percent, to $164.74, while Advanced Micro Devices gave up 71 cents, or 5.5 percent, to $12.12. Even so, the close was the highest in a month. The S&P 500 lost 10.71 points, or 0.43 percent, to 2,463.31. The greenback slipped 0.83 per cent to a near two-week low against the Swiss franc and fell to 110.11 yen, its lowest in almost two months against the Japanese currency. Read More »

Discovery Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:DISCB) Experiences Heavier than Average Trading Volume

Earnest Partners Llc decreased Cf Industries Ho (CF) stake by 32.46% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Quantbot Technologies LP boosted its stake in shares of Discovery Communications by 1,035.8% in the first quarter. If you are reading this news story on another website, it was stolen and reposted in violation of global trademark & copyright laws. Stoneridge Prns Limited Liability holds 0.43% in Discovery Communications Inc. Read More »

KAR Auction Services, Inc. Profit Advances 17% In Q2

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The Average Volume of the company is 847.49 Million, while the Volume of the company in the last trading session was 2.75 Billion. KAR Auction Services, Inc (NYSE:KAR) updated its FY17 earnings guidance on Tuesday. 226,800 are owned by Swiss Bank. Lee Danner Bass Inc holds 1.81% or 170,353 shares. Nisa Investment Advisors LLC raised its stake in shares of KAR Auction Services by 50.7% in the first quarter. Read More »

Tata Motors, Volkswagen Group end talks on developing cheap auto

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According to an official statement we received on behalf of Tata, the two companies performed a joint technical feasibility and commercial evaluation of a potential collaboration. "We have concluded that the strategic benefits for both parties are below the threshold levels", said Tata Motors Chief Executive Guenter Butschek, the German automotive and aerospace industry veteran who joined the Indian company past year. Read More »

PayPal buys Swift Financial

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The company will be able to offer loans to larger businesses that process payments through their platform and will also provide credit to firms that are not yet PayPal users. Online lenders say they are better at servicing new types of e-commerce companies because their business models may not fit the established underwriting parameters used by traditional financial institutions such as banks. Read More »

North Korea spat rattles Wall Street

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The price of gold , which tends to perform well in times of high tension, was also up. The broad-based S&P 500 fell less than 0.1 percent at end at 2,474.02, while the tech-rich Nasdaq Composite Index dropped 0.3 percent to 6,352.33. Read More »

S. Korea's military vows retaliation if N. Korea attacks

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Concerns over geopolitical risks probably led investors to pare back bearish bets against the yen and the Swiss franc , said Satoshi Okagawa, senior global markets analyst for Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation in Singapore, referring to the gains in those currencies on Wednesday. Read More »