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Darden Plummet on Q1 Sales

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UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. now owns 1,250,125 shares of the restaurant operator's stock valued at $104,598,000 after purchasing an additional 443,669 shares during the period. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.88 EPS. The company recently declared a dividend for shareholders that will be paid on Wed Nov 1, 2017. Read More »

What Recent Ownership Trends Suggest About Baxter International Inc. (BAX)'s Future Performance

After having $0.63 EPS previously, Baxter International Inc's analysts see -6.35% EPS growth. Insiders have sold 12,840 shares of company stock valued at $641,486 over the last 90 days. (NYSE:ABC) by 43,683 shares to 84,853 shares, valued at $8.02 million in 2017Q2, according to the filing. Also Nasdaq.com published the news titled: " Baxter International Inc ". Read More »

QinetiQ Group plc 25.4% Potential Upside Indicated by Barclays Capital

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Whitman Howard maintained the stock with "Hold" rating in Wednesday, February 1 report. The rating was maintained by Citigroup with "Buy" on Monday, December 21. Another recent and important Carr's Group PLC (LON:CARR) news was published by Fool.Co.Uk which published an article titled: "Could GlaxoSmithKline plc learn something from Carr's Group plc?" on November 14, 2016. Read More »

Merck KGaA (MRK) PT Set at €115.00 by Warburg Research

Capital Stage AG (ETR:CAP) has 0.00% since September 24, 2016 and is. 0 analysts gave its stock an Outperform rating. ( MRK ) ended its last session at $65.18 by Surging 0.08%. More interesting news about Merck & Co., Inc. Any way you dice it, a dip below $64.85 a share would be very bad news for MRK's technical picture in the near-term. Read More »

The Bottom Line on Square, Inc. (SQ), Chesapeake Energy Corporation (CHK)

Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (Chesapeake), launched on November 12, 1947, is an energy company. ValuEngine cut Chesapeake Energy Corporation from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a research report on Monday, May 29th. Cleararc Capital Inc. boosted its position in shares of Chesapeake Energy Corporation by 2.8% in the first quarter. During the last month, the stock has changed -0.88% and performed 2.20% over the last 6 months. Read More »

General Electric Company (GE) Position Reduced by Burns JW & Co. Inc. NY

The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus on Monday, October 19 with "Buy". As per Wednesday, April 12, the company rating was maintained by Credit Suisse. On Friday, July 22 the stock rating was initiated by Standpoint Research with "Sell". S&P Research maintained it with "Buy" rating and $34 target in Tuesday, October 20 report. Read More »

Carnival Corporation (CCL) Updates Q4 Earnings Guidance

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The average estimate of seven analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $2.20 per share. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained the stock with "Hold" rating in Wednesday, July 5 report. Carnival also said that its fourth-quarter earnings would take a 10 to 12 cent hit from the hurricanes, but still raised its full-year guidance range . Read More »

Franklin Floating Rate Trust (NYSE:FRT) Institutional Investor Positioning

The stock has "Neutral" rating by BTIG Research on Thursday, August 25. The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with "Equal-Weight" on Friday, August 4. Investors sentiment decreased to 1.13 in 2017 Q2. The ATR (Average True Range) value is 1.18. A number of hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in FR. Read More »

Maehara, Ozawa rebuke Abe's explanation for holding election

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The LDP was crushed by Koike's Tokyo Citizens First party in the Tokyo Metropolitan Assembly election in July; her new party will field candidates in all constituencies in not only Tokyo , but across the country . Abe, Japan's longest-serving post-World War II prime minister, rose to political prominence on his calls for a tough line on North Korea over its past abductions of Japanese civilians. Read More »

Bass Pro, Cabela's officially combined; future of local stores unclear

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Monday's closing announcement didn't address how numerous roughly 2,000 Cabela's jobs will remain in Sidney, Nebraska. The combined company's headquarters will be in Bass Pro's home in Springfield, Missouri. The Bass Pro website says the stores draw more than 120-million visitors annually. The companies' names are not set to change because of the merger. Read More »

National rail crossing safety push Tuesday includes Kirkwood site

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Feaker noted several mission guests have been injured or killed while attempting to cross the Union Pacific tracks just north of the shelter in the 600 block of N. "It's the law and it could save your life!" 26, during the first U.S. Rail Safety Week, which is September 24-30, Indiana Operation Lifesaver, the nonprofit rail safety education organization, will join with Amtrak and local, state, federal and railroad law enforcement officers for Operation Clear Track, a one-day, three-hour ... Read More »

MasterCard called the most popular among tourists city

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Based on visitor volume and spend for the 2016 calendar year, the in-depth analysis also provides a forecast for growth in 2017, insight on the fastest growing destination cities, and a deeper understanding of why people travel and how they spend around the world. Read More »

Chesapeake Energy Corp (CHK) and Ensco Plc (ESV) Under Limelight

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It has underperformed by 6.08% the S&P500. Ensco plc (NYSE: ESV ) reported its EPS in the last quarter as $-0.1/Share beating the analyst estimate of $-0.12/Share by a difference of $0.02. Messner & Smith Theme Value Investment Management Ltd Ca, a California-based fund reported 235,589 shares. Panagora Asset Management owns 0.03% invested in Michaels Companies Inc (NASDAQ:MIK) for 429,366 shares. Read More »

New Home Inventory Crosses 6-Month Supply Mark as Sales Lag

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On a non-seasonally adjusted basis there were an estimated 45,000 new homes sold nation-wide in August, compared to 50,000 sales in July. Sales fell 2.6 percent in the Northeast, 2.7 percent in the West and 4.7 percent in the South. The median sales price of new homes stood at $300,200 in August. However, the government noted that: "the counties in Texas and Florida that were included in the FEMA Hurricane Harvey and Irma Individual Assistance disaster declarations accounted for about 14% of ... Read More »

Uber to announce it's leaving Quebec due to stricter government rules

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It also capped the time worked by all drivers to a total of 50,000 hours per week. The decision to pull out of Canada's second most populous province comes as Uber is battling a decision by London officials to revoke its license , dealing a blow to new CEO Dara Khosrowshahi's effort to rebuild the company's image . Read More »

Frontier adding more direct flights out of Omaha

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You're in luck. Frontier Airlines announced Tuesday it's adding non-stop flights to four locations from Philadelphia International Airport. The Denver-based carrier announced last week a nonstop seasonal flight to Charleston, S.C. Arrive CVG: 7:11 p.m. The return Madison flight will leave at 1:41 p.m., and arrive at PHL at 4:59 p.m. F9 1285 Depart JAX: 2:58 p.m. The San Francisco flight will start June 4 and will depart on Mondays, Wednesdays Fridays and Saturdays. Read More »

Dyson plans to release its own EV by 2020

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At the moment, the company is committing $2.7 billion to the project's development and it wants to roll something out by 2020. "Off by a zero". Dyson, the United Kingdom company best known for its pricey vacuum cleaners, is building an electric auto. Read More »

Dubai just tested it's flying drone taxi for the first time

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In a test conducted this Monday, an autonomous flying taxi service was demonstrated by Dubai. Rival Chinese firm eHang was supposed to be the first to launch a fleet of flying taxis in the city but its plans appear to have been delayed. According to Dubai Media Office, the two-seater AAT, capable of transporting people without human intervention or a pilot, has been supplied by Volocopter, a Germany-based specialist manufacturer of automated air vehicles. Read More »

SAP Acquires Gigya To Gain Leadership In Customer Identity, Access Management

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Gigya and SAP Hybris will be working together to provide a fuller product to customers in the customer identity and access management market, said Carsten Thoma , president and cofounder of SAP Hybris . The company leads the customer identity and access management market, according to reports by both Garner and KuppnegerCole. In November 2014, the company's gigya .com domain was hijacked by the Syrian Electronic Army group of hackers. Read More »

Case-Shiller: Growth in San Diego Home Prices Slowed in July

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The 20-city index rose a seasonally-adjusted 5.8 percent in the three-month period ending in July, compared to a year ago - and it increased 5.6 percent from June. Blitzer, the chairman of S&P's index committee. While the gains in home prices in recent months have been in the Pacific Northwest, the leadership continues to shift among regions and cities across the country. Read More »

Netflix offers bandwidth tech to airlines

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Netflix pioneered this model by partnering with Virgin America to offer free in-flight wi-fi in 2015, before expanding the program to other airlines including Qantas and Aeromexico. In 2016, Netflix announced its service is available worldwide, boasting 103.9 million members. Late previous year, it debuted an offline-viewing option for mobile devices, which was designed for users in countries with still-developing broadband infrastructure (where most people watch video on cellular networks). Read More »

Quest Diagnostics Incorporated (DGX) Shares Bought by UBS Asset Management Americas Inc

Argus Research initiated Quest Diagnostics Inc (NYSE: DGX ) rating on Friday, May 12. Elk Creek Partners Llc sold 166,624 shares as the company's stock rose 37.53% with the market. The rating was maintained by Canaccord Genuity with "Buy" on Tuesday, July 25. More notable recent Quest Diagnostics Inc (NYSE: DGX ) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: "Monday Sector Laggards: Technology & Communications, Healthcare" on September 25, 2017, also Nasdaq.com with their article: " ... Read More »

The FBI has arrested NCAA basketball officials on fraud and corruption charges

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US prosecutors unveiled charges against 10 coaches, managers, financial advisers and representatives of a sportswear company, accusing them of bribery, fraud and corruption in recruitment in college basketball. From the U.S. Attorney's Office. Federal criminal charges have been brought against ten people, including four college basketball coaches, as well as managers, financial advisors, and representatives of a major global sportswear company. Read More »

Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO) Having Eye Catching Insider Ownership of 77.70%

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Sawgrass Asset Management Llc, which manages about $3.30B and $2.21B US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Verizon (NYSE:VZ) by 373,528 shares to 891,510 shares, valued at $39.82 million in 2017Q2, according to the filing. The stock of Cooper Companies Inc (NYSE:COO) earned "Buy" rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Tuesday, July 18. This volatility measure use for multipurpose in judging the underlying price momentum as well as the rate of change in CSCO's price. Read More »

Korea's Growth Outlook to 2.8%

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The ADB report further said as government efforts to resolve banks NPAs yield results and corporations continue to deleverage, "credit flow to industry and services is expected to increase". It said the "transitory challenges temper India's strong growth prospects". Likewise, the forecast for FY2018 was adjusted down to 7.4% from 7.6%. The figures were revised from 5% and 4.8% respectively. Read More »

CMA launches competition law investigation into comparison site

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The CMA also published the conclusions of its year-long investigation into price comparison websites, which critics say can be hard to use, opaque about how they make their money and do not always make the best quotes the most prominent. Moneysupermarket said in a statement that it backed the report's findings. The report made a number of recommendations for the effective operation of aggregators. Read More »