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Trump Labels CEOs Who Left Advisory Panel as 'Grandstanders'

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Civil rights activist Heather Heyer was killed at the weekend when a auto rammed into a crowd of counter-protesters in Virginia. His resignation was in apparent protest to Trump's response. Mr Trump slammed the executives who quit the council, telling reporters "they're leaving out of embarrassment because they make their products outside" the US. Read More »

Asked to serve, some CEOs say no more to Trump

Tesla CEO Elon Musk also resigned from the council in June after President Trump pulled out of the Paris climate agreement. "America's leaders must honor our fundamental values by clearly rejecting expressions of hatred, bigotry and group supremacy", Frazier said in his statement on Monday. Read More »

Trump shuts down CEO advisory councils as main group acts to disband

A second economic strategy council was reportedly on the verge of dissolving itself - before the president chose to save face and disband both groups himself. But Thulin and Morrison were the first to flee since Trump held a defiant press conference Tuesday at Trump Tower defending his original statements on Charlottesville and attacking the "alt-left" for their alleged role in the clashes. Read More »

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) Experiences Heavier than Usual Trading Volume

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Banque Pictet & Cie Sa sold 9,360 shares as Wal (WMT)'s stock rose 13.55%. Exelixis Inc now has $7.79B valuation. The stock declined 0.20% or $0.16 reaching $79.54 on the news. On Friday, November 18 the stock rating was maintained by Telsey Advisory Group with "Market Perform". The firm has "Neutral" rating given on Monday, February 27 by JP Morgan. Read More »

Nick Xenophon Admits He Could Be In Trouble Over Citizenship

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The leader of the Nick Xenophon Team confirmed on Saturday that the United Kingdom home office has clarified that he is considered a "British overseas citizen". The Xenophon case means the future of six politician is now at the mercy of the High Court, including three from the Coalition and the two Greens senators who resigned last month, which the status of Queensland One Nation senator Malcolm Roberts also remains under a cloud. Read More »

Trump attacks Merck after CEO quits president's board in protest

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Under Armour CEO Kevin Plank said that he loved the country and was "stepping down from the council to focus on inspiring and uniting through [the] power of sport". Frazier's departure is the latest high-profile exit from a White House advisory council since Trump took office in January. President Trump's manufacturing council keeps on shrinking. Read More »

After Schwarzman Discusses Disbanding Council, Trump Does It For Him

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Schwarzman organized a call with members of the Strategic and Policy Forum, which initially included 16 executives, to decide whether to disband the group themselves. Trump's fiery comments on Tuesday , doubling down on his initial response to the Virginia rally, unnerved CEOs already doubting the utility and public relations value of remaining on Trump's councils, sources close to several of the CEOs told Reuters . Read More »

Energy Transfer Partners, LP (ETP) stock moves -11.01% - Monthly Low Performance

About 2.61M shares traded. Bokf Na invested 0.03% in Energy Transfer Partners LP (NYSE: ETP ). Longfellow Investment Management Company Llc increased its stake in St. Among 15 analysts covering Energy Transfer Equity LP (NYSE:ETE), 11 have Buy rating , 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 63% are positive. Energy Transfer Partners had 47 analyst reports since August 10, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Read More »

The Hot Stock: Freeport-McMoRan Jumps 5.7%

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Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (FCX), launched on November 10, 1987, is a mining company. First Manhattan Co. now owns 10,067 shares of the natural resource company's stock worth $120,000 after buying an additional 33 shares during the period. The Return on Equity ratio of Freeport-McMoRan Inc. The business had revenue of $3.71 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $3.67 billion. Read More »

These ETFs Are Benefitting The Most From Alibaba's Post-Earnings Pop (BABA)

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WFG Advisors LP boosted its position in Alibaba Group Holding Limited by 5.3% in the first quarter. The latest earnings have propelled the stock to new all-time highs and make a case for more gains going forward. The company also reached one million paying customers for its cloud services, an increase of 137,000 from the previous quarter. The stock is remained in positive radar as stock is rising. Read More »

Cornerstone Advisors Inc. Raises Position in Alibaba Group Holding Limited (BABA)

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William Blair Investment Management LLC increased its stake in shares of Alibaba Group Holding Limited by 69.2% in the first quarter. Next quarter's EPS is estimated at $1.70 with next year's EPS anticipated to be $6.32. Results beat consensus estimates by a massive $0.24 per share. The company's net profit margin has achieved the current level of 27.6 percent and possesses 62.4 percent gross margin. Read More »

Deere Shares Drop on Equipment Sales Miss

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Analysts had expected the company to earn $1.95 per share, according figures compiled by Thomson Reuters. Analysts await Deere & Company (NASDAQ:DE) to report earnings on Aug, 18 for the fiscal quarter ending Jul 2017. J P Morgan Chase & Co raised Deere & from an "underweight" rating to a "neutral" rating and raised their price target for the stock from $103.00 to $122.00 in a research note on Friday, June 2nd. Read More »

Applied Materials beats Q2 estimates, semiconductor sales up 42%; shares +2

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Revenue from Applied Materials' display business - which makes displays for televisions, PCs and smartphones - rose almost 31 percent to $410 million beating estimates of $402.4 million, according to FactSet. Ing Groep Nv holds 0.15% of its portfolio in Applied Materials, Inc . The firm has "Underperform" rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Monday, October 5. Read More »

Intraday Financials - Viacom, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIAB)

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NN Investment Partners Holdings N.V.'s holdings in Viacom were worth $288,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Wetherby Asset Management Inc. The company reported $1.17 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.05 by $0.12. The firm had revenue of $3.36 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $3.29 billion. Read More »

RBI Announced New Rs 50/- Note Photos Look Here

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RBI issued new Rs2,000 and Rs500 currency notes after the 8 November announcement by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in which Rs500 and Rs1,000 banknotes were stripped of their legal tender status. The central bank had already issued new batches of Rs 500 in June with inset letter "A" and Rs 20 notes in July with inset letter "S". ALSO READ: Hiring in India! On November 8, the Narendra Modi-led government made a decision to ban old Rs 500 and Rs 1000 notes. Read More »

Argos tops list of minimum wage offenders, owing staff nearly £1.5m

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More than 13,000 members of staff were underpaid by these firms and each will receive back pay from their employer. HMRC has published its latest list of employers who have failed to comply with national minimum wage laws, with a record £1.9 million to be handed out in compensation for loss of pay. Read More »

Cisco Systems' (NASDAQ:CSCO) "Hold" Rating Reaffirmed at BMO Capital Markets

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Cisco Sys Inc now has $153.13 billion valuation. The dividend payment was $0.290 per share for the quarter or $1.16 annualized. About 35,489 shares traded. Credit Suisse maintained the stock with "Underperform" rating in Thursday, August 18 report. (NASDAQ:CSCO) has "Overweight" rating given on Thursday, August 18 by Piperjaffray. Read More »

Alpha Windward LLC Has $179000 Position in Cardinal Health, Inc. (CAH)

About shares traded. Cardinal Health Inc (NYSE: CAH ) has declined 4.95% since August 18, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 21.65% the S&P500. Investors sentiment increased to 0.83 in 2016 Q4. Its down 0.05, from 1.03 in 2016Q3. Ally has 0.18% invested in Cardinal Health Inc (NYSE:CAH) for 15,000 shares. Read More »

IndiGo says 12 planes grounded due to engine shortages

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We are awaiting certain clarifications post the implementation of GST, which has led to unplanned flight cancellations. "The affected passengers have already been accommodated with suitable options", says the statement. 3 bearing seal". At present, eight Neos are grounded because of the unavailability of spare engines. Local media reported that 13 planes had been grounded, and that the airline was forced to cancel 84 flights. Read More »

13 dead, 100 injured in two Spanish seaside city attacks

Spanish officials have said 13 people have died with at least 100 injured after a van ploughed into pedestrians. Police detained two persons for their alleged involvement in the assault in Spain's second-largest city, while the suspect believed to have driven the vehicle fled the scene . Read More »

13 killed, dozens injured in terror attack in Barcelona

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Seven people, including a police officer, were injured when an Audi A3 auto appeared to have deliberately hit them in the town the early hours of this morning. Earlier , Subinspector Alfredo Perdiguero of Spain's national police force had tweeted that the would-be attackers were wearing explosive belts. Read More »

Calpine Corporation (CPN) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.63 EPS

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About 558,920 shares traded. ValuEngine upgraded Calpine Corporation from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a research note on Friday, July 28th. The rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets with "Buy" on Monday, May 1. The stock has "Hold" rating by Argus Research on Tuesday, March 8. First Midwest Bank Trust Division has an ownership of 59,000 stocks of the utilities provider's shares valued $652,000 after scooping up an extra 1,000 shares through out the quarter. Read More »

Data Breach Exposes Personal Information Of Chicago Voters

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UpGuard security researcher Jon Hendren found the cache of data exposed on an Amazon (AMZN, Tech30) Web Services server Friday night. "We have been in steady contact with ES&S to order and review the steps that must be taken, including the investigation of ES&S's AWS server", said Chicago Election Board chairwoman Marisel Hernandez in a statement . Read More »

Hibbett Sports (HIBB) Getting Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Analysis Shows

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Its up 0.13, from 2.05 in 2016Q3. UBS Group AG now owns 6,379 shares of the company's stock valued at $188,000 after buying an additional 3,674 shares during the period. Net sales decreased 9.2% to $188.0 million from $206.9 million in 2016. Its weekly and monthly volatility is 0.0104%, 1.56% respectively. Susquehanna Bancshares Inc restated a "neutral" rating and issued a $32.00 price objective (down previously from $33.00) on shares of Hibbett Sports in a research note on Tuesday, April ... Read More »

PH economy grows 6.5% in 2nd quarter

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The Philippines' GDP growth hit 6.5% YoY, stronger than the consensus of 6.4% yoy. "We welcome this morning's announcement by Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Ernesto M. The Philippine Statistics Authority said agricultural growth was notable, rebounding from a 2-percent decline in 2016. Analysts say the economy's underlying momentum has mildly moderated. Read More »

CEOs that Quit my Council Are 'Grandstanders'

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To go from fudging the truth for Trump's benefit ( Intel's factory had been planned years earlier) to publicly resigning is a significant - and highly visible - change for Intel . Trump ends councils with a Tweet . It's simply stunning that only three other members of the council have quit following Charlottesville . " Under Armour engages in innovation and sports, not politics", Plank said in a statement Monday evening. Read More »

Countrywide PLC (LON:CWD) Given "Hold" Rating at Jefferies Group LLC

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Deutsche Bank maintained KAZ Minerals PLC (LON:KAZ) on Friday, August 21 with "Buy" rating. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Wednesday, March 15 by Canaccord Genuity. The rating was maintained by Liberum Capital on Wednesday, May 4 with "Buy". As per Tuesday, March 7, the company rating was maintained by Shore Capital. Read More »

Heineken-Punch Taverns pub deal cleared by CMA

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Heineken NV avoided an in-depth probe into its purchase of 1,900 Punch Taverns Plc pubs after the United Kingdom antitrust regulator accepted concessions offered to meet its concerns over prices and service levels. Shares of Punch Taverns, which are valued at 180p under the terms of the takeover, were unchanged at 179.25p. The U.K. regulator had previously identified 33 areas where Heineken and Punch pubs wouldn't face sufficient competition. Read More »

Valuable Price Trends to Observe:: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Company (HMHC)

Logan Cap reported 3,855 shares stake. Hsbc Public Limited Com owns 34,259 shares for 0% of their portfolio. The insider now holds 4,785 shares of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Company ( HMHC ). 67,364 shares valued at $875,322 were bought by FISH LAWRENCE K on Monday, May 8. CHGG has a current ratio of 2.20 compared to 1.20 for HMHC. Its up 0.28, from 1.3 in 2016Q3. Read More »