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Pasta Helps Weight Loss, New Study Finds


A recent report says that pasta is not linked with weight gain. "Although systematic reviews and meta-analyses of randomized controlled trials of dietary patterns that include these foods but are low in glycemic index, high in whole grains and/or high in dietary fiber have shown advantages for weight-related outcomes, there has been a general lack of recognition of the importance of carbohydrate quality". Read More »

Antitrust body opens review on Grab-Uber deal


Nancy, who was speaking during the Dewan Rakyat's question-and-answer session in Parliament yesterday, was responding to Lembah Pantai member of parliament Nurul Izzah Anwar's query on concerns about Grab's monopoly. "In the event they do not submit voluntarily, the commission can open a case that may block the deal", it was reported as saying. "Should anti-competitive concerns arise out of the transaction review, the parties may propose commitments to remedy, mitigate, or present the ... Read More »

Goldman Sachs Group Inc. Has $8.43 Million Holdings in Momo Inc (MOMO)


Goldman Sachs Group Inc . lowered its stake in shares of Momo Inc (NASDAQ:MOMO) by 64.3% in the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. Madison Invest Inc reported 279,845 shares. Youngevity International, Inc. (YGYI) has $81.85M valuation. ( NYSE :GS). Moreover, Aspen Inv Incorporated has 0.54% invested in The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc . Read More »

Probe launched into WPP boss Sir Martin Sorrell over alleged 'personal misconduct'


Separately on Tuesday, securities litigation firm Block & Leviton LLP said it is looking into whether WPP and certain of its officers and directors violated federal securities laws. The allegations come after WPP reported flat revenues and sales in November a year ago. The company said previous year that Sorrell will be paid a maximum of £20 million, or $26 million, in 2017. Read More »

Fil LTD Has Raised Stake in Ctrip Com Intl LTD (CTRP)

Bank of New York Mellon Corp now owns 1,235,055 shares of the company's stock worth $57,517,000 after buying an additional 67,437 shares in the last quarter. (NASDAQ:CTRP) on Friday, February 19 to "Buy" rating . Cowen & Co maintained Ctrip .com International, Ltd. (NASDAQ:CTRP) on Thursday, December 7 with "Buy" rating . Read More »

Facebook has removed hundreds more Russian troll accounts

Zuckerberg mentioned the new tool in a post that announced their banishing of 270 IRA-controlled accounts specifically targeting "people living in Russia", and "people speaking Russian in neighboring countries like Azerbaijan, Uzbekistan and Ukraine". Read More »

Craig Gilroy apologises for WhatsApp message


Ulster and Irish Rugby are now conducting an internal review following the Belfast rape trial, in which Ulster and Ireland players Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding were found not guilty of all charges . "I am deeply sorry for the hurt my comment has caused". Gilroy is from Bangor in Co Down and attended Methodist College - the same south Belfast school as Jackson. Read More »

What to Know About New York Fed Pick John Williams's Views


Prior to 2011, Williams served as executive vice president and director of research for the San Francisco Fed. The San Francisco Federal Reserve Bank will appoint a committee in the next few days to conduct a "full-blown search throughout the world" for a new president, the bank's chair Alex Mehran said on Tuesday. Read More »

Analyst Buzz: Fitbit Inc. (NYSE:FIT)


The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 1.38% while the S&P 500 was up 1.09% and the Nasdaq Composite Index was up 0.97%. The S&P 500 dropped 2.23 percent to 2,581.88 and re-entered correction territory, with tech falling 2.5 percent. Consequently Fitbit Inc (NYSE: FIT)'s weekly and monthly volatility is 4.41%, 3.72% respectively. These moving averages assist traders to smooth out some of the noise found in day-to-day price movements and give them a clearer picture of the trend. Read More »

Priyanka Chopra Is Unaware Of Hidden Enemies In Quantico Poster


Having a new team, Alex Parrish is ready to fight all threats with many tricks up her sleeves. Apart from Quantico season 3, Priyanka Chopra is looking forward to the release of her Hollywood films A Kid Like Jake and Isn't It Romantic? "#Quantico." After watching the last two seasons, fans were anticipating a new season soon and here it is. Read More »

Bank of America Corp. Boosted International Business Machines Corp. (IBM) to Purchase

International Business Machines Corporation traded 5150435 shares at hands versus to its average volume of 5618.3K shares. About 448,392 shares traded. Wedbush Securities Inc, which manages about $818.80M US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Virtus Total Return Fund by 39,514 shares to 21,221 shares, valued at $274,000 in 2017Q4, according to the filing. Read More »

Trade war continues: China has responded to the new United States tariff


The Dow Jones Industrial Average (. DJI ) fell 458.92 points, or 1.9 percent, to end at 23,644.19 after dipping below its 200-day moving average. Beijing will not hesitate to take further countermeasures in case Washington decides to impose a new round of tariff hikes against Chinese goods , with China's ambassador to the USA promising a swift and "proportional" response. Read More »

How expensive a BP plc (BP) stock is?

Yorktown Management & Research Co Inc who had been investing in Bp Plc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $131.41B market cap company. The stock has a consensus rating of "Hold" and a consensus price target of GBX 468.12 ($5.80). When the price over the last 200 days is moving with increasing trend, look for buy opportunities and when it shows decreasing trend the price is below the last 200 days, look for sell opportunities. Read More »

Kinder Morgan, Inc. (KMI) Analysts See $0.21 EPS

The stock decreased 1.06% or $0.16 during the last trading session, reaching $14.9. As of now, Kinder Morgan, Inc . has a P/S, P/E and P/B values of 2.36, 0 and 0.99 respectively. (NYSE:RSPP). Cambrian Partnership reported 5.53% of its portfolio in RSP Permian, Inc. For example, if the P/E ratio of a stock is 20 times earnings, an analyst compares that P/E ratio to other companies in the same industry and to the ratio for the broader market. Read More »

Recent Analysts Ratings Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI)

Analyst mean recommendation rating on a stock by the analyst community is at 1.90. Partner Investment Management Lp who had been investing in Activision Blizzard Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $49.38 billion market cap company. Read More »

Lookout for Volatility - BHP Billiton plc (NYSE:BBL)

Stifel Financial Corp now owns 63,222 shares of the mining company's stock valued at $2,554,000 after purchasing an additional 2,803 shares during the last quarter. Investors sentiment increased to 1.19 in Q4 2017. At the same time as, it has debt to equity ratio of 0.49 and similar long term debt to equity ratio was 0.45. Read More »


The institutional investor held 225,233 shares of the television services company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $20.60M, down from 250,800 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Blackstone Group L.P. from a strong sell rating to a hold rating in a report on Tuesday, July 26th. During the last month, the stock has changed -6.26% and performed -5.58% over the last 6 months. Read More »

CFPB chief Mick Mulvaney formally asks Congress to slash the agency's power


In addition to requesting that the agency be unable to enact any major new consumer protection rules without Congress' approval, Mulvaney wants the agency's independent funding stream to be turned off. It's first director, appointed by President Obama, was Richard Cordray, who as the attorney general of OH, had been active in protecting consumers' rights . Read More »

Gregory Van Etter Sells 80567 Shares of Kinross Gold Co. (K) Stock

ATR value of 0.12 measure stock volatility . A P/B ratio of less than 1.0 can indicate that a stock is undervalued, while a ratio of greater than 1.0 may indicate that a stock is overvalued. Trading volume is an essential technical indicator a shareholder uses to confirm a trend or trend reversal. Start focusing on ordinary profitability ratio which covers margins; KGC has a profit margin of 13.50%. Read More »

Bayer gets European Commission nod for Monsanto deal


Kornitzer Capital Management Inc. Monsanto Company had 61 analyst reports since August 25, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Wells Fargo initiated the shares of TROX in report on Wednesday, February 7 with "Buy" rating. The stock decreased 2.89% or $1.59 during the last trading session, reaching $53.5. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 5th. In Germany, Green party (Gruene) parliamentary faction leader Anton Hofreiter is one of many voices who have publicly attacked Monsanto for ... Read More »

Eldorado Gold Corporation (NYSE:EGO) updated Greek mine plan reduces 'footprint'


The profounder technical indicators have offered up some solid data for traders . Volume, though, is an independent variable and can therefore be extremely useful in confirming price action. Eldorado Gold Corp (NYSE: EGO ) has a current PEG of 0. For example, to calculate a basic 10-day moving average you would add up the closing prices from the past 10 days and then divide the result by 10. Read More »

Scanning the AECOM (NYSE:ACM) Charts - What's Next For the Shares?

Jvl Advsrs Lc accumulated 17.87M shares. Lafleur Godfrey Ltd Liability invested in 2.67% or 77,928 shares. Olsavsky Brian T sold $3.42M worth of stock or 2,333 shares. Mogy Joel R Investment Counsel stated it has 3.95% of its portfolio in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ ). Lombard Odier Asset Mngmt (Switzerland) invested in 2.05% or 151,045 shares. Read More »

Revenue Approximations Analysis: Adobe Systems Incorporated (ADBE), American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. (AEO)

The company has the market capitalization of $3.52 Billion. The stock increased 1.15% or $0.23 during the last trading session, reaching $20.16. About 85,573 shares traded. American Eagle Outfitters, Inc . has distance from 20-day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) of 1.06%, Distance from 50-Day Simple Moving Average of SMA50 percent and Distance from 200-Day Simple Moving Average of 32.6%. Read More »

Humana In Merger Talks With Wal-Mart


Wal now has $253.43 billion valuation. Volume is the number of shares or agreement traded in a security or a whole market during a given period. It has outperformed by 11.98% the S&P500. (NYSE: WMT ) for 57 shares. Average True Range (14) for Walmart Inc . The average volume was noted at 4139.51K shares while its relative volume was seen at 1.3. Read More »

Average True Range (ATR) under Consideration - Bristol-Myers Squibb Company, (NYSE: BMY)

Specifically, BMY failed to disclose that BMY's CheckMate-026 trial was more likely to fail than BMY represented; Bristol-Myers' CheckMate-026 trial failed more severely than Bristol-Myers indicated it did in its August 5, 2016 announcements and disclosures; and, as a result, Bristol-Myers' statements about its business, operations, and prospects were materially false and/or misleading and/or lacked a reasonable basis. Read More »

Benin Management CORP Cuts Position in General Electric (GE)


Earnings for each Share (EPS) are the part of a company's profit allocated to respectively outstanding share of common stock. (NYSE:JPM) has risen 23.99% since April 3, 2017 and is uptrending. Investors of record on Monday , February 26th will be given a $0.12 dividend. Its down 0.61, from 2.11 in 2017Q3. It turned negative, as 153 investors sold GE shares while 921 reduced holdings. Read More »

Is it Time for a Financial Check: Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (VRX)

Marco Investment Management Llc who had been investing in Oracle Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $182.68 billion market cap company. 126 funds opened positions while 526 raised stakes. 169.66 million shares or 0.12% less from 169.87 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. TD Securities increased their target price on shares of Valeant Pharmaceuticals International from $20.00 to $27.00 and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a report on Friday, January 5th. Read More »

Asian Markets Fall Modestly, Unburdened by Big Names in Tech


Facebook, Apple and some of their peers had a woeful past quarter as investors reassessed high U.S. stock valuations in light of a cocktail of negative factors. Microsoft dropped 3 per cent and Alphabet, Google's parent company, shed 2.4 per cent. Declines in large-cap tech shares was triggered by Trump's recent allegations, made via Twitter, about Amazon's business practices. Read More »

New takeover bid for Santos


This is the third offer that Harbour has made for Santos since August of a year ago, with Santos now stating that they would be willing to engage further with Harbour in these negotiations. Cook said Harbour was preparing its FIRB application. "Santos's strategy before anybody is taking us over is very much focused on Australia and Asia". Read More »

Akers Biosciences Inc. (AKER)

The S&P 500 lost 0.9 per cent to 2,617.59 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 0.3 per cent to 24,044, while the Nasdaq Composite declined 1.3 per cent to 6,971.70. This comparison indication an upside percentage difference of 12.77%. These moving averages assist traders to smooth out some of the noise found in day-to-day price movements and give them a clearer picture of the trend. Read More »

PayMeToo adds to push against gender wage gap


According to the Guardian , around nine in 10 public sector employers had a gender pay gap , with men paid on average 14% more than their female colleagues. The national median gender pay gap is 18.4%. Half of the top 50 organisations with the largest gender pay gaps were school academies. Drinks group C&C said gender gap figures are included in those of its ultimate parent, Tennent's, numbers. Read More »

Express Scripts (ESRX) Cut to Hold at Jefferies Group

DIS trades at a forward P/E of 13.40, a P/B of 3.51, and a P/S of 2.66, compared to a forward P/E of 6.79, a P/B of 2.15, and a P/S of 0.39 for ESRX . SunTrust has "Buy" rating and $82.0 target. Cedar Rock Capital Ltd, a United Kingdom-based fund reported 4.88 million shares. The stock of Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY) has "Buy" rating given on Friday, October 6 by UBS. Read More »

BlueCrest Capital Management Ltd Invests $295000 in Discovery Inc (DISCA) Stock

Shares for $578,740 were sold by MCGEARY RODERICK C. Another trade for 20,671 shares valued at $940,559 was made by Goeckeler David on Thursday, March 15. Therefore 29% are positive. The current analyst consensus rating clocked at 3.2.The technical indicator does not lead us to believe the stock will see more gains/loss anytime soon. Read More »

GM stops publishing monthly sales figures in US


Morgan Stanley decreased Vanguard Index Fds (VOT) stake by 33,144 shares to 1.89 million valued at $241.86M in 2017Q4. At the end of 12/31/2017 reporting period, 502 institutional holders increased their position in General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) by some 89,862,003 shares, 510 decreased positions by 104,438,058 and 134 held positions by 858,590,788. Read More »