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Locals give blood in wake of mass shooting and recent natural disasters


His impassioned remarks followed a more subdued statement from his counterpart, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., who also spoke from the chamber floor but did not reference guns. "When you think of more than one hundred shooting victims, ballistic injuries, that is an absolute giant number", says Bruno Petinaux , the chief medical officer and co-chair of emergency management at the George Washington University Hospital in Washington, D.C. Read More »

Switching to e-cigarettes can save millions of lives


In his sponsorship speech during the joint committee hearing held recently, HR 973 author Party-list Rep. Anthony M. Bravo of Coop-Nattco said the Philippines is a signatory to the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC), which defines tobacco control as a range of supply, demand and harm-reduction strategies that aim to improve the health of a population by eliminating or reducing their consumption of tobacco products and exposure to tobacco smoke. Read More »

Keep an Eyeball on 200-Day Moving: Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA)


Among 18 analysts covering Philip Morris International ( NYSE:PM ), 10 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 8 Hold. Natl Planning Corp holds 0.11% in Tesla Inc (NASDAQ: TSLA ) or 3,919 shares. The legal version of this piece of content can be accessed at Read More »

Principal Financial Group Inc. Purchases 76377 Shares of Chesapeake Energy Corporation (CHK)

As of the end of the quarter Ubs Group Ag had acquired 81 shares growing its position 29.6%. Canadian Natl Ry Co now has $62.23 billion valuation. (NASDAQ:RUTH). The firm has "Buy" rating given on Tuesday, August 11 by Raymond James. Chesapeake Utilities Corporation is an energy company. Stifel Nicolaus reiterated a "buy" rating on shares of Chesapeake Energy Corporation in a report on Friday, July 21st. Read More »

Dollar weakens on concerns over dovish new Fed chair


The Dow Jones Industrial Average added 84.07 points, or 0.37 percent, to finish at 22,641.67 points. Sentiment was lifted by US auto sales data showing the first monthly sales gain for the year in September as drivers replaced cars destroyed by Hurricane Harvey. Read More »

IRS awards Equifax no-bid, $7.25 million contract after hack


Smith , with tens of millions of dollars in benefits in his pocket. Separately on Monday, former CEO Richard Smith said in testimony prepared for a congressional hearing that the security team at Equifax failed to patch a vulnerability in March after getting a warning about the flaw. Read More »

NBA GMs: Timberwolves, 76ers Will Be Most Improved Teams


These GMs were not allowed to vote for their own team or personnel. Kevin Durant came in second with 29 percent of the vote - he was also the last player to finish ahead of LeBron in the MVP rankings, prior to the 2011-12 season. maybe 35 points and 20 rebounds per game would do it? For reference, 69 percent of general managers who voted past year picked the Warriors to win the title; 53 percent of general managers who responded before the 2015-16 season predicted that the Cleveland ... Read More »

Tesla Fails To Achieve Model 3 Production Target


The Model 3 production numbers were included in an investor message, posted online, that touted "our all time best quarter for Model S and X deliveries". This is an important number for USA consumers, as the $7,500 federal credit begins to sunset 3-6 months after EV #200,000 is delivered in the U.S.; which at this point looks like Q1 of 2017 - meaning that the $7,500 credit will drop to $3,750 on July 1st, 2018 (through the end of the year ). Read More »

FDA doesn't want granola to be made with love

It is nice that an artisan bakery can say love is in the granola and it helps to put smiles on the face of people. 'Your Nashoba Granola label lists ingredient "Love,"' the letter, which was first spotted by Bloomberg , reads. The company opened in September 1998 and sells products in more than 100 stores mainly in MA and New Hampshire, the company says. Bloomberg reported the company makes about $4.5 million to $5 million in annual sales. Read More »

PepsiCo, Inc. (PEP) Boosts EPS Outlook Amid Mixed Q3 Results


Check Point Software: "Which Is the Better Cybersecurity Stock?" with publication date: "September 24, 2017. A number of other research firms have also recently commented on PEP . During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $1.35 EPS. Pepsico's revenue was up 2.0% on a year-over-year basis. PEP has been the topic of several recent research reports. Read More »

Greek court rules for extradition of Russian hacker Vinnik to USA


Vinnik, who faces up to 55 years in prison if extradited to the United States, denies all charges against him, saying he was a technical consultant to BTC-e and not its operator. In August, a US Department of Justice (DoJ) indictment said withdrawals from admin profiles were sent "directly" to Vinnik's own bank accounts. In addition, BTC-e "was noted for its role in numerous ransomware and other cyber-criminal activity", receiving more than US$4 billion (RM16.91 billion) worth of Bitcoin ... Read More »

The Charles Schwab Corporation (NYSE:SCHW) Rating Reiterated by Jefferies Group LLC

The stock rose 0.26% or $0.05 reaching $18.95 per share. Another trade for 1,325 shares valued at $4,823 was made by White Paul Dwayne on Wednesday, May 31. It also upped Claymore Exchange Trd Fd Tr Gu (BSCL) stake by 18,230 shares and now owns 187,953 shares. This movement could be bad/good signal for few investors as firm is showing performance for the quarter as -0.88%. Read More »

Mylan NV shares rocket in pre-market thanks to FDA approval


Their approval as an efficacy-equivalent to Copaxone makes waves in the MS treatment market, as the Teva-produced drug was the most prescribed treatment for relapsing forms of the neurological condition in the past year. Our commitment to the MS patient community extends beyond bringing generic versions of these products to market. She adds that the company is also offering a patient support programme, Mylan MS Advocate, which will focus on access to the therapy and adherence to the regimen. Read More »

Scotiabank Reaffirms "Buy" Rating for Valero Energy Partners LP (VLP)


It has outperformed by 2.70% the S&P500. Highfields Capital Management Lp increased Rite Aid Corp (RAD) stake by 15.79% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Vantage Prns Limited Liability Co holds 0.61% or 99,246 shares. Mgmt holds 49 shares or 0% of its portfolio. The bad news is analysts don't believe there's a room for Valero Energy Corporation (VLO ) to move in the upward direction. Read More »

A Glimpse Into Insider Trading And Ownership At American Express Company (AXP)

About shares traded. SemiLEDs Corporation (NASDAQ:LEDS) has risen 84.21% since October 4, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 5.71% the S&P500. The firm has "Equal-Weight" rating given on Tuesday, October 13 by Barclays Capital. The company has market cap of $236.94 million. Zacks Investment Research downgraded American Express from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research report on Wednesday, August 30th. Read More »

Lacazette: I Never Wanted To Join PSG


Having scored 36 goals in his final season in France, the Lyon academy graduate has made a solid start to life in London. The France global has made a bright start to his Premier League career with four goals in seven matches, and says he had his mind set on leaving Ligue 1. Read More »

India's renewable energy capacity to double by 2022, report says


The government has an ambitious target of raising it to 175 GW by 2022 including 100 GW of solar and 60 GW of wind energy. China , India and the USA are set to make up two-thirds of global renewable expansion by 2022. "We see renewables growing by about 1,000 GW by 2022, which equals about half of the current global capacity in coal power, which took 80 years to build", said IEA executive director Fatih Birol . Read More »

Metro, Jean Coutu formalize $4.5B deal to combine grocery, pharmacy chains


The Jean Coutu Group (PJC) Inc is a Canada-based company, which is engaged in franchising pharmacy chains. "This transaction is attractive and compelling from a financial and commercial perspective". Jean Coutu also boasts a state-of-the-art distribution center that will provide Metro increased scale and reach, operational efficiencies, and enhanced growth potential. Read More »

Toys R Us Looking At Virtual Reality To Bounce Back From Bankruptcy

When Toys R Us filed for bankruptcy protection last month , retail juggernauts like Walmart and Amazon were cited as the reasons behind the company's woes. A Toys R Us spokeswoman told Retail Dive via e-mail that the retailer chose to work with PlayFusion because it wanted an app that would work across both iOS and Android devices. Read More »

NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA) Consensus Earnings Outlook


TB Alternative Assets Ltd. acquired a new stake in NVIDIA Corporation in the second quarter worth about $116,000. Bell State Bank & Trust decreased Nvidia Corp ( NVDA ) stake by 35.57% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. The legal version of this report can be viewed at Read More »

Paychex, Inc. (PAYX) Issues Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.02 EPS


During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $0.50 earnings per share. (NASDAQ: PAYX)'s stock has been 2.34% and 3.35% for the last 12 months. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. General Motors Company was covered by a number of analysts recently, 2 rated the stock as Buy, 0 rated Outperform, 14 rated Hold, 1 gave an Underperform and 2 rated sell. Read More »

Las Vegas shooter's girlfriend arrives in US


Paddock lived in Mesquite, Nevada, with Danley, who was out of the country during the shooting, police said . Investigators were examining a $100,000 wire transfer Paddock, 64, sent to an account in the Philippines that "appears to have been intended" for Danley, a senior U.S. Read More »

Trump Says 'We'll Be Talking About Gun Laws,' As Bannon Frets


Sen. Chris Murphy, D-Conn., who favours gun control, said Monday it was "time for Congress to get off its ass and do something". Gun violence is a public health crisis that has claimed thousands of innocent lives and the Congress must do everything it can to address it, Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal said, hours after a gunman opened fire on a large crowd during a music concert in Las Vegas. Read More »

Here is why Technicals Are a BEAR on Office Depot, Inc. (ODP)


Chicago Equity Partners Limited Liability holds 980,055 shares. Teachers Advisors LLC now owns 6,143,890 shares of the specialty retailer's stock worth $34,652,000 after buying an additional 2,085,209 shares during the last quarter. 05/11/2016 - Office Depot, Inc . was downgraded to "sell" by analysts at UBS. The stock decreased 0.44% or $0.02 on September 29, reaching $4.54. The stock exchanged hands with 6,280,662 numbers of shares compared to its average daily volume of 5.55M shares. Read More »

Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD) 0.38% away from 20 SMA


Wedbush Securities Inc who had been investing in Gilead Sciences Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $107.36 billion market cap company. Gilead Sciences had a return on equity of 66.07% and a net margin of 42.90%. Before trading, trader, investor or shareholder must have an eye on stock's historical performance. Read More »

Union Pacific Corporation (UNP) Cut to Equal Weight at Morgan Stanley

The D-E Shaw & Company Inc holds 25,800 shares with $2.81 million value, down from 269,500 last quarter. Union Pacific now has $91.75 billion valuation. 40,139 were accumulated by Bragg Financial Incorporated. On a similar note, analysts expect EPS of $1.51 in September 2017 quarter and $1.5 in December 2017 quarter, representing 11.03% and 7.91% growth, respectively. Read More »

Cigarette makers will publish new statements on smoking health risks


E-cigarettes are attracting an more and more people. Some anti-tobacco advocacy groups and Democratic congressional leaders push for banning traditional cigarettes as the lead element of their quit-or-die strategy , eventually getting rid of all nicotine and tobacco products as their endgame. Read More »

Hard Facts About JC Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE:JCP)

C. Penney Company, Inc . It represents the number of a stock's shares that are being shorted by investors. Pomelo Capital Llc who had been investing in Penney J C Inc (Put) for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $1.18B market cap company. Read More »

A Look At Recent Insider Trades For 3D Systems Corporation (DDD)


These ratios are price to earnings, price to cash flow, EBITDA to EV, price to book value, and price to sales. The company had a trading volume of 235,446 shares. The return on assets stands at -4%, Return on Equity now is -5.4% and the Return on Investment value is -5.9%. Nordstrom, Inc. (JWN) surprised the stock market in its last reported earnings when it earned $0.65 a piece versus the consensus-estimated $0.63. Read More »

QinetiQ Group plc 16.4% Potential Upside Indicated by JP Morgan Cazenove


It closed at $13.3 lastly. Among 4 analysts covering VELOCYS ORD 1P (LON:VLS), 4 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold. Kaman has $60 highest and $55 lowest target. Gateway Investment Advisers Ltd Liability reported 0% of its portfolio in Tesco PLC (LON:TSCO). Burney owns 14,481 shares. Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) was raised too. Read More »

Sterling Bancorp (NYSE:STL) Valuation According To Analysts


A number of other large investors have also recently made changes to their positions in STL . First Bank & Trust raised its holdings in shares of Sterling Bancorp by 402.6% during the 2nd quarter. Among active positions in the latest quarter, 139 holders increased their positions by a total of 10.94 million shares, 87 holders decreased the positions by a total of 5.13 million shares, and 36 holders held their positions. Read More »

Oil's bull market rally stalls as traders await inventory data


India received its first ever shipment of USA crude oil on Monday, becoming its latest oil supplier. Middle Eastern oil producers are concerned the price rise will stir US shale producers into more drilling and push prices lower again. Global refined product stocks are just a bit above the five-year average , having drained significantly in recent months. The ratings agency said it continues to expect USA production growth to remain robust in the second half of 2017 based on the roughly ... Read More »

Freeport-McMoran, Inc. (NYSE:FCX) Shares Bought by Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC

Sheets Smith Wealth Management decreased Nutri Sys Inc New (NTRI) stake by 45.69% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Its down 4.8% from 35.75M shares previously. They expect $0.45 EPS, up 66.67% or $0.18 from last year's $0.27 per share. Jefferies Group analyst C. Lafemina now anticipates that the natural resource company will earn $0.27 per share for the quarter, up from their previous forecast of $0.15. Read More »

Good for Arsenal: Sergio Aguero's injury is 'worse than first thought'


The Manchester City striker broke his rib in a auto crash while returning home from a concert in Amsterdam last Thursday and missed his side's 1-0 victory at Chelsea the following weekend. A six-week lay-off would rule Aguero out of both of City's Champions League group games against Napoli, as well as four more Premier League games, including the home clash with Arsenal on November 5. Read More »