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Economy

Oil prices have increased while global benchmark Brent continues to trade at 26-month high levels following reports of an unexpected fall in United States crude stocks. In this series, we'll review U.S. crude oil inventories, refinery demand, production, and gasoline and distillate inventories. "While the risks of a few countries aggressively increasing production next year still exists, the recent discussions are supportive of our base case forecast of a gradual ramp up in OPEC ...
  • Health Insurance Innovations, Inc. (HIIQ) Under Analyst Spotlight

    Economy

    Friess Associates Llc sold 26,260 shares as Health Insurance Innovations I ( HIIQ)'s stock rose 14.56%. The stock was sold at an average price of $25.80, for a total value of $122,550.00. and worldwide trademark and copyright law. A number of equities analysts recently commented on the company. Analysts have a mean recommendation of 1.90 on this stock.
  • Is Momentum Building For Vanguard Value Index Fund (VTV)?

    Economy

    The ATR basically measures the volatility of a stock on a day-to-day basis. When applying indicators for technical analysis, traders and investors might want to look at the ATR or Average True Range. Traders may be leaning on technical stock analysis to help with investing decisions. Vanguard S&P Small-Cap 600 Growth Index Fund (VIOG) presently has a 14-day Commodity Channel Index (CCI) of 112.59.
  • $0.31 EPS Expected for First Horizon National Corp (FHN)

    Economy

    The financial services provider reported $0.27 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.26 by $0.01. The original version of this news story can be read at https://www.dispatchtribunal.com/2017/09/26/first-horizon-national-corporation-fhn-upgraded-to-buy-by-zacks-investment-research.html.
  • Startup company wants to help you sue Equifax

    Startup company wants to help you sue Equifax

    Economy

    Adding insult to injury, you'll now have to shuck out at least $10 in MA - double that in New Hampshire - to accomplish one of the most-recommended steps you can take to protect yourself from fraud. That means you need to safeguard your credit forever, but there are some deadlines you should keep in mind. Are you not receiving regular communication on a revolving credit account, such as bills or statements? If you see it start to drop, check your credit report to make sure no one has ...
  • Hold the position in Healthcare Stock: Depomed, Inc. (DEPO)

    Economy

    Several other institutional investors and hedge funds have also recently bought and sold shares of SRC . Fitbit, Inc. (NYSE:FIT) jumped up of 6.24% and Spirit Realty Capital, Inc . during the past 12 months was -7.4 percent. Total debt to equity ratio of the company for most recent quarter is 1.15 whereas long term debt to equity ratio for most recent quarter is 1.15.
  • Royal Caribbean cancels cruise, uses ship for Puerto Rico hurricane relief

    Royal Caribbean cancels cruise, uses ship for Puerto Rico hurricane relief

    Economy

    Virgin Islands. He was speaking in the capital San Juan after the Royal Caribbean cruise liner "The Adventure of the Seas" delivered a cargo of electric generators, water and medical supplies. When comedian Chris Tucker performed two sold-out shows on board Carnival Liberty and Carnival Breeze as part of the Carnival LIVE concert series recently, Carnival donated 100 percent of the proceeds from ticket sales to assist islands affected by Hurricane Irma and Hurricane Maria.
  • Etihad Hires Ex-Heathrow Boss Douglas to Lead Salvage Effort

    Etihad Hires Ex-Heathrow Boss Douglas to Lead Salvage Effort

    Economy

    Douglas will be tasked with turning around Etihad's fortunes after a series of equity investments under his predecessor James Hogan failed to pay off. Etihad lost $1.9 billion previous year, as growth slowed and its investments in European carriers Air Berlin and Alitalia went sour. He has held several roles in the aviation industry, including as chief executive of Heathrow.
  • Lockheed Martin Corp (LMT) Triple EMA Trending Higher

    Economy

    The stock increased 0.89% or $2.73 during the last trading session, reaching $309.58. About shares traded. SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:GME) has declined 15.17% since September 26, 2016 and is downtrending. 92 funds opened positions while 651 raised stakes. 223.70 million shares or 1.00% less from 225.96 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now directly owns 27,728 shares of the company's stock, valued at $8,538,837.60.
  • Golar LNG Limited (GLNG) Receives $31.00 Consensus PT from Brokerages

    Economy

    The P/E ratio is now 7.30 and the market cap is 1.59B. (NYSE:ED) has risen 11.89% since September 28, 2016 and is uptrending. The Book to Market value of Golar LNG Partners LP now stands at 0.417065. Ativo Capital Management Llc acquired 4,929 shares as Pepsico Inc (PEP)'s stock rose 5.12%. Prudential PLC raised its stake in shares of Golar LNG Limited by 2.3% in the second quarter.
  • Jaime Contreras Sells 52700 Shares of Abbott Laboratories (ABT) Stock

    Jaime Contreras Sells 52700 Shares of Abbott Laboratories (ABT) Stock

    Economy

    Abbott Laboratories has a 12-month low of $37.38 and a 12-month high of $53.30. The company also recently announced a dividend for shareholders which will be paid on Wednesday the 15th of November 2017. The healthcare product maker reported $0.62 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.60 by $0.02. Following the transaction, the insider now directly owns 58,739 shares in the company, valued at $3,052,665.83.
  • Leonetti & Associates LLC Continues to Hold Position in McDonald's Co. (MCD)

    Leonetti & Associates LLC Continues to Hold Position in McDonald's Co. (MCD)

    Economy

    Following the sale, the executive vice president now directly owns 6,954 shares in the company, valued at $1,092,125.70. (NYSE:RRC) has declined 36.05% since September 28, 2016 and is downtrending. Catawba Va reported 2,901 shares or 0.1% of all its holdings. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Friday, September 8 by RBC Capital Markets. The stock of Rambus Inc.
  • German court tells donkey owners to pony up for damaged car

    German court tells donkey owners to pony up for damaged car

    Economy

    The 49-year-old had parked his sports auto next to a paddock last year in the central German state of Hesse. The animal named Vitus caused £30,000 worth of damage. "I looked into the rear-view mirror and suddenly saw a pair of fluffy ears!" Zahn said he had seen the donkey biting the auto. The sound came from a donkey, who was gnawing at my fender.
  • Intel Corporation Shares Recommendation Trimmed At Research Firm Zacks

    Intel Corporation Shares Recommendation Trimmed At Research Firm Zacks

    Economy

    Fastenal Company's P/E ratio is measuring at 24.25 with a forward P/E of 20.96. Stockman Wealth Management Inc. grew its holdings in shares of Intel Corporation by 2.3% during the first quarter. Sanford C. Bernstein set a $30.00 target price on shares of Intel Corporation and gave the company a "sell" rating in a report on Tuesday, August 15th.
  • Trump adviser 'can't guarantee' taxes won't go up for middle class

    Trump adviser 'can't guarantee' taxes won't go up for middle class

    Economy

    Trump has toured the country in recent weeks boosting a tax proposal that is sparse on details. The GOP plan includes a reduction in the corporate tax rate to 20% from 35%, a consolidation in the personal income tax brackets to three from seven, and a sharp increase in the standard deduction.
  • BlackBerry's Q2 tops expectations as software shows traction

    BlackBerry's Q2 tops expectations as software shows traction

    Economy

    Chen told analysts on Thursday that he expected BlackBerry to earn $5 to $25 a auto as it expands into more advanced self-driving vehicles. BlackBerry also said on Thursday it has signed its first deal to license its special version of the Android smartphone operating system.
  • Market Focus: Tracking Shares of Ishares Msci South Africa Index Fund (EZA)

    Economy

    On the other end of the spectrum, a younger investor with a longer time horizon might be able to search for stocks with a higher potential for growth that may involve much more risk. Others prefer to do their own research and make their own best guesses on what the actual numbers will be. Several other large investors also recently modified their holdings of the stock.
  • Tipton issues statement on tax reform

    Tipton issues statement on tax reform

    Economy

    I strongly support significant reform of our tax code so that everyday American families and small businesses can take charge of their finances and spend, save, or invest however they see fit. We look forward to working with Senator Tester and Senator Daines, as well as Congressman Gianforte to ensure farmers and rancher realize true tax reform.
  • Wake County school named one of the best in the nation

    Wake County school named one of the best in the nation

    Economy

    In November, Seton administrators will attend the National Blue Ribbon Schools annual award ceremony in Washington, DC. "It is just an official endorsement of our efforts to promote college-bound education in our schools and promote college readiness at all levels", Alpaslan said.
  • U.S. economic growth revised up to 3.1 pct in Q2

    U.S. economic growth revised up to 3.1 pct in Q2

    Economy

    Real GDP for the second quarter of 2017 grew at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 3.1%, according to the Bureau of Economic Analysis's third estimate, up from the second estimate of 3.0%. Personal consumption expenditures, which accounts for about two-thirds of the US economy, increased at an annual rate of 3.3 percent in the second quarter of the year, unchanged from previously estimated.
  • USA market and dollar rally on Trump's 'pro-American' tax reforms

    USA market and dollar rally on Trump's 'pro-American' tax reforms

    Economy

    The euro also rebounded in late European trade, after having touched a low of almost six weeks against the dollar following a rally in the greenback on comments Tuesday by Federal Reserve boss Janet Yellen that the central bank would press on with its plan to raise borrowing costs, saying the USA economy was strong enough to withstand it.
  • Kellogg names new CEO

    Kellogg names new CEO

    Economy

    Bryant will continue as executive chairman of the board until March 15, 2018, at which time Cahillane is expected to assume the role of chairman and CEO. In his three years as CEO of health and wellness company Nature's Bounty, Cahillane aligned the business with prominent market trends, established a successful e-commerce channel and delivered returns for shareholders, according to a Kellogg statement .