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Synchrony Financial (SYF) Stake Cut by Bank of New York Mellon Corp

Public Employees Retirement Association of Colorado's holdings in Synchrony Financial were worth $4,705,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Vanguard Group Inc. Shares buyback plans are often a sign that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued. If you are accessing this news story on another website, it was copied illegally and republished in violation of USA & worldwide copyright and trademark laws. Read More »

UnitedHealth names David Wichmann CEO, Hemsley tapped as executive chairman

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Hemsley, CEO of the company since 2006, will take on the newly created role of executive chairman, UnitedHealth said. Hemsley will be replaced by David S. When the Affordable Care Act started pushing subsidies into the market where individuals buy health insurance, Hemsley took responsibility for the losses and the company's financial performance wasn't hurt that badly. Read More »

You can make your own 'Game of Thrones' cape thanks to Ikea

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Remember when we found out that Jon Snow's (Kit Harrington) seemingly luxurious Night's Watch cape was made from an Ikea rug? A video of the session received new attention as the show's seventh season continued to unfold. The rugs, however, bear little resemblance to what they looked like on the furniture giant's shelves after going through an extensive transformation process. Read More »

AstraZeneca plc's (LON:AZN) "Buy" Rating Reaffirmed at Deutsche Bank AG

Among 5 analysts covering China Life Insurance Company ( NYSE:LFC ), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Barclays PLC restated an "overweight" rating on shares of Astrazeneca PLC in a research report on Monday, July 3rd. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: " Astrazeneca PLC (AZN ) Shares Sold by Sigma Planning Corp" was first posted by Community Financial News and is the sole property of of Community Financial News. Read More »

Jefferies Group LLC Reiterates $20.00 Price Target for Barrick Gold Corporation (ABX)

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The company's Average Earnings Estimate for the Current Fiscal quarter is $0.17, according to consensus of 13 analysts. Earnings per share (EPS) is the portion of a company's profit allocated to each outstanding share of common stock. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $0.14 EPS. Its mean Altman Z-Score: 1.21 during the last 7 years, while average Beneish M-Score: -3.49 during the last 7 years. Read More »

VanEck Vectors Israel ETF (ISRA) Trading Levels in the Spotlight

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They may also be used to help the trader calculate reliable support and resistance levels for the stock. Introduced in 2008 by Douglas Schaff, the conecpt of the Schaff Trend Cycle (STC) is to identify peaks and lows and predict reversals by running through a cycle oscillator, creating an effective indicator for entry and exit signals, when used in conjuction with additional signals. Read More »

Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) Stake Reduced by Bartlett & Co. LLC

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Other hedge funds also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC raised its stake in Target Corporation by 14.2% in the first quarter. Full-year sales forecasts are pegged at $70.03B, representing an increase of almost 0.76% over last fiscal year's revenues of $69.5B. For the full fiscal year, the company expects to earn $4.34 to $4.54 per share versus expectations for $4.39 per share. Read More »

Admiral shares slide despite rise in profits

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The firm's pre-tax profits rose 2% to £193m in the six months to the end of June 2017, as the number of United Kingdom insurance customers rose 11%. Net revenue rose 8% to £0.55bn as the number of customers across the group grew 13% to 5.46mln. Read More »

Trading in China Unicom shares suspended - HKEx

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Integrated Investment Consultants LLC boosted its position in shares of China Mobile ( Hong Kong ) by 10.0% in the first quarter. The company's stock had a trading volume of 144,067 shares. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 1.19% of the company's stock. The stock now has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an average target price of $60.00. Read More »

Wal-Mart Stores Inc

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Thor Inds Inc now has $5.61B valuation. About 721,401 shares traded. CDK Global Inc (NASDAQ:CDK) has risen 18.92% since August 15, 2016 and is uptrending. 76 funds opened positions while 112 raised stakes. (NYSE:THO) for 28,541 shares. American Century Companies Inc decreased Garmin Ltd (NASDAQ:GRMN) stake by 8,768 shares to 382,398 valued at $18.54 million in 2016Q4. Read More »

Rio Tinto PLC (RIO) Cut to Outperform at Royal Bank Of Canada

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Quantbot Technologies LP acquired a new stake in shares of Rio Tinto PLC during the first quarter worth about $111,000. CENTRAL TRUST Co boosted its position in shares of Rio Tinto PLC by 84.6% in the first quarter. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday the 9th of August 2017. "Has $525,000 Stake in Rio Tinto PLC (NYSE:RIO)" was first posted by Transcript Daily and is owned by of Transcript Daily. Read More »

Under Armour, Intel CEOs quit Trump's Manufacturing council over Charlottesville

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He appeared to criticize the president for not explicitly condemning and disavowing white supremacists in response to the violence in Charlottesville, Va . I resigned because I wanted to make progress, while many in Washington seem more concerned with attacking anyone who disagrees with them. Trump wasn't pleased with the Merck Pharma boss' decision, who said he left "as a matter of personal conscience". Read More »

Has $3.83 Million Position in Domino's Pizza Inc (NYSE:DPZ)

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The company will pay a partially-franked final dividend of 44.9 cents per share, taking the full-year payout to 93.3 cents per share, up from the 73.5 cents for the 2016 financial year. The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, September 29th. This represents a $1.84 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.95%. Read More »

Melbourne Is World's Most Liveable City For Seventh Straight Year

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Hong Kong slipped two places to 45th. The Economist's 2017 "livability" ranking of global cities has Auckland remaining in a prominent 8th position, but Wellington has followed a global trend of cities decreasing in livability. As per the " Global Liveability Report ", 140 cities have been ranked in order of their best living conditions. Cities such as Manchester in the United Kingdom and Stockholm in Sweden have seen their scores decline as a result of recent, high-profile terrorist ... Read More »

Parliament: Impossible to know how MPs voted

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The ANC said by its own calculations, at least 25 of its MPs defied an instruction to vote against the motion. "Accordingly, any act of reprisal or retribution, including internal party disciplinary action would have no basis in fact or law, and may in fact constitute a criminal offence under the Powers, Privileges and Immunities of Parliament and Provincial Legislatures Act of 2004, which exists to protect the independence and freedom of expression rights of MPs", Casac said in a statement. Read More »

Global stocks, yen and gold fall as North Korea tensions ease

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Gallo pointed to a raft of political and economic event risks - ranging from German elections to the expected start of the U.S. Federal Reserve's balance sheet wind-down - that move into view in September as reasons for investors to consolidate on anti-dollar plays. Read More »

Caught on Camera: Delhi youth dies racing on a sports bike

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A 21-year-old youth died in Delhi after he lost his balance from a superbike; the incident has been captured on the camera. Police said they received a distress call from the accident site around 9 pm on Monday. When the trio neared the Mandi House station, an old man crossing the road took Himanshu by surprise. Himanshu is a son of a businessman in East Delhi's Vivek Vihar. Read More »

Pakistani cancer patient gets Indian visa for treatment

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In a special gesture, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said on Tuesday that India will grant medical visa in all bonafide cases pending with the ministry on the occasion of Independence day. A number of Pakistanis travel to India for medical treatment; several hospitals have reported receiving as many as 500 patients a month, the NDTV reported. Read More »

One 'carrot' diamond: Woman's long-lost engagement ring found

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Mary Grams was tending her garden in 2004 when she realised she had lost the diamond ring her husband had given her when he proposed, she told the Canadian Press. She said she'd never seen anything like it before. "I thought for sure either they rototilled it or something happened to it". And he said yeah. Mary Grams , 84, lost the ring in September 2004 while weeding the garden at the family farm in Armena, Alberta, never expecting to see it again. Read More »

Retail inflation rises to 2.36 per cent

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India's annual consumer price inflation picked up in July after easing for three straight months as a decline in food prices abated, but it remained well below the central bank's central target. Indeed, fuel prices fell for a fifth month running in June. Last month's inflation announcement saw the level unexpectedly drop from 2.9% to 2.6% which surprised markets and caused a headache for Sterling as it makes a United Kingdom interest rate rise less likely in the near future. Read More »

GBP Bounces on Strong UK Jobs and Wages Data

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Employment also hit a new high, the ONS said, with 32.07 million people in employment in the United Kingdom, a rate of 75.1% and the highest since records began. The figure between April and June is the lowest since last November. With consumer spending accounting for a large part of the economy, there've also been broader implications. Read More »

IMF Says Chinese Growth Built on Unsustainable Debt

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In its latest Article IV consultation report released on Tuesday, the Washington-based lender increased the growth forecast for the world's second largest economy for the 2017-2021 period to an average 6.4 percent from 6.0 percent predicted previous year. Read More »

IMF Raises China 2018-2020 Growth Outlook

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China's economy expanded 6.9 per cent in the first half of the year. Still, the organization warned that things were far from peachy. The main cost of stronger growth "is further large increases in public and private debt ", the International Monetary Fund said in its annual review of China's economy. Read More »

Philippines regulator denies Uber's appeal on one-month suspension

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LTFRB on Monday suspended operations of Uber. The LTFRB issued an advisory saying its board has also "strongly recommended" that Uber extend financial assistance to accredited operators while it is under suspension. "What other options can we pick?", said Lizada adding that Uber's defiance is challenging the regulator's powers. LTFRB ordered Uber's one-month suspension after it found out that the company violated the LTFRB order to stop accepting and accrediting new drivers pending the ... Read More »

Has $1366000 Stake in ON Semiconductor Corporation (ON)

Finally, Pacific Crest restated an overweight rating and set a $17.00 price objective (up previously from $14.00) on shares of Cypress Semiconductor Corporation in a report on Wednesday, March 29th. Granite Point Capital Management Lp sold 193,800 shares as the company's stock rose 1.94% with the market. The shares have accelerated in recent weeks, with their price up about 14.13% in the past three months. Read More »

A Look at Price Fluctuation of Endo Int'l Plc (ENDP)

On the other hand the company has Relative Strength Index (RSI 14) of 16.45 along with Average True Range (ATR 14) of 0.51, Consequently Endo Int'l Plc (NASDAQ:ENDP)'s weekly and monthly volatility is 8.70%, 5.22% respectively. During the same quarter past year, the business earned $0.86 EPS. Equities research analysts anticipate that Endo International PLC will post $3.52 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. Read More »

Susquehanna International Group, Llp Modifies Its Position in Halliburton Company

Halliburton Co now has $34.79B valuation. Private Trust Co. NA now owns 9,810 shares of the oilfield services company's stock valued at $482,000 after buying an additional 2,785 shares in the last quarter. Airain, Guernsey-based fund reported 391,099 shares. Hamilton Point Inv Advsrs Limited Liability Company holds 29,618 shares or 0.89% of its portfolio. Read More »

BC aims for $15 minimum wage by 2021, lagging behind other provinces

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At the same time as the general minimum-wage increase, the liquor servers' wage is also rising by 50 cents to $10.10 per hour. "Hard working British Columbians deserve a part in our province's economy, and it's important that B.C.'s minimum wage provides fair compensation for workers, while also fostering the investment needed to continue creating jobs and driving economic activity", the statement read. Read More »

Geneva Advisors LLC Sells 3415 Shares of Coca-Cola Company (The) (NYSE:KO)

NEXT Financial Group Inc's holdings in Coca-Cola Company (The ) were worth $2,037,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Other institutional investors have also modified their holdings of the company. This dividend represents a yeild of $3.25 which is the dividend as a percentage of the current share price. The ex-dividend date will be Tuesday June 13th, 2017. Read More »