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Economy

MA gas prices are up by a penny this week, but drivers can expect prices to fall this holiday season. Although wholesale crude oil prices remain above $55 a barrel, the OPEC agreement triggered an uptick in domestic crude oil production above the 9.7-million barrel-a-day mark for the first time since 1971.
  • SA's Steinhoff share value collapses

    SA's Steinhoff share value collapses

    Economy

    That was to participate in a share sale in conjunction with Steinhoff's acquisition of Mattress Firm and Poundland, according to a company statement. Shares in the company, listed in South Africa and Germany, ended the day 63% lower. The forum said it was concerned about Steinhoff's finances as the company handled the funds of not only private citizens but of civil servants whose pension funds were managed by the PIC, which invested billions in Steinhoff equities.
  • Raiff Partners Lowered Ares Capital (ARCC) Position; Costco Wholesale Has 1.28 Sentiment

    Raiff Partners Lowered Ares Capital (ARCC) Position; Costco Wholesale Has 1.28 Sentiment

    Economy

    It has outperformed by 8.44% the S&P500. Among 18 analysts covering TD Ameritrade ( NYSE:AMTD ), 7 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 10 Hold. Tower Ltd Liability (Trc) reported 100 shares. RBC Capital Markets has "Buy" rating and $19000 target. As per Tuesday, June 6, the company rating was maintained by Wedbush. The company was initiated on Monday, November 9 by Citigroup.
  • Bitcoin futures start trading, get overwhelming demands

    Bitcoin futures start trading, get overwhelming demands

    Economy

    The price of a bitcoin has soared since beginning the year below $1,000, hitting a peak of more than $16,858 December 7 on the bitcoin exchange Coindesk. Nasdaq is also considering offering Bitcoin futures in early 2018. But it said the trading in the futures had not been disrupted. "The initial reaction was beyond expectations with the futures contract climbing more than 20% and triggering two trading halts ".
  • Analyst at Merrill Lynch Maintained Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL)Stock Rating as a '"Buy"'

    Economy

    About 105,994 shares traded. Globant S.A. (GLOB) has risen 4.32% since December 9, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 19.67% the S&P500. Moreover, Carroll Finance Assoc has 0.01% invested in Time Warner Inc. The firm has "Hold" rating by Stifel Nicolaus given on Tuesday, October 25. Rosenblatt initiated Apple Inc. Macquarie Research maintained the shares of AAPL in report on Tuesday, June 6 with "Buy" rating.
  • Many flights to the United Kingdom from Ireland have been cancelled on Sunday

    Many flights to the United Kingdom from Ireland have been cancelled on Sunday

    Economy

    At the west London airport, passengers complained of being trapped on a British Airways plane on the ground for more than four hours with no information from the airline. Aberdeen flights from Bristol, Heathrow and Amsterdam have also been cancelled. "We apologise to those whose travel has been impacted and regret the inconveniences that has been caused".
  • Crude oil futures slip 0.38 pc

    Crude oil futures slip 0.38 pc

    Economy

    But prices were still on track for weekly losses of up to 1.9 percent amid concerns that rising US production could undermine OPEC-led supply cuts. Crude palm oil prices declined by 0.52 per cent to Rs 558.20 per 10 kg in futures market today as speculators reduced their exposure, taking negative cues from the spot market on subdued demand.
  • Packers vs Browns: Slim crowd at kickoff

    Packers vs Browns: Slim crowd at kickoff

    Economy

    Before his career was derailed by drug and alcohol abuse issues, Gordon was named a First-Team All-Pro receiver in 2013 after he caught 87 passes for 1,646 yards and nine touchdowns over 14 games. Feeling the pressure, the Packers mounted a 13-play, 75-yard touchdown drive to start the fourth, then finished the quarter with a touchdown, evening the game to 21-21 to force overtime.
  • Shares in Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC) Purchased by Ashburton Jersey Ltd

    Economy

    On Thursday, September 15 the stock rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank with "Hold". Guggenheim upgraded the shares of APC in report on Friday, November 11 to "Buy" rating. Wellington Shields Limited Company holds 0.15% or 20,058 shares. Trovagene, Inc., a molecular diagnostic company, focuses on the development and commercialization of proprietary molecular genetic detection technology for use in pharmaceutical development, clinical research, and medical testing in various clinical ...
  • Blues plays forward Jaden Schwartz on injured reserve

    Blues plays forward Jaden Schwartz on injured reserve

    Economy

    The St. Louis Blues will be without arguably their best player so far this season, for at least six weeks. He immediately fell to the ground and tried to crawl off the ice, finally being helped off by teammates after play had been whistled dead.
  • Allianz Asset Management GmbH Decreases Stake in NXP Semiconductors NV (NXPI)

    Economy

    About 2.11M shares traded. It has outperformed by 7.97% the S&P500. LINDT & SPRUNGLI AG (OTCMKTS:LDSVF) had a decrease of 11.29% in short interest. Beacon Gru owns 5,579 shares. The company has market cap of $15.64 billion. The companyÂ's recruitment service portfolio includes permanent, temporary, and contract recruitment of professionals, as well as administrative and industrial positions.
  • Snow is fallin' all around... most counties

    Snow is fallin' all around... most counties

    Economy

    Yellow "be aware" alerts are in place for wind, snow and ice in other areas (full details can be found here). Snow and ice have been reported on roads around Granard in Co Longford and routes around Mullingar in Co Westmeath were called treacherous.
  • China accuses Australian leader of undermining trust

    China accuses Australian leader of undermining trust

    Economy

    Turnbull on Tuesday said foreign interference in politics would be outlawed under updated treason and espionage laws. The Turnbull government is weighing up options on how to deal with the children of terrorists operating overseas who may have a claim to Australian citizenship, Immigration Minister Peter Dutton says.
  • Greatmark Investment Partners INC Maintains Stake in Qualcomm INC (QCOM)

    Economy

    It has underperformed by 7.39% the S&P500. Rowland & Company Investment Counsel increased Coca Cola Company (KO) stake by 2.08% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. The wireless technology company reported $0.92 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.70 by $0.22. Leuthold Grp Incorporated Limited Liability Company invested 0.27% of its portfolio in QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM).
  • Pepsico, Inc. (PEP) Shares Sold by GAM Holding AG

    Economy

    Moreover, Schroder Management Grp has 0.25% invested in Pepsico, Inc. The stock increased 0.39% or $0.09 during the last trading session, reaching $22.9. Therefore 42% are positive. BMO Capital Markets maintained it with "Buy" rating and $115 target in Thursday, March 23 report. The firm has "Buy" rating by Bank of America given on Tuesday, November 22.
  • Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Holdings Increased by Wetherby Asset Management Inc

    Economy

    This nets out to an increase of 8.8 million shares and is a bullish sign for JNJ . Scripps Networks Interactive, Inc. S&P Research maintained Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) rating on Wednesday, October 14. The firm has "Hold" rating by Societe Generale given on Wednesday, April 6. The rating was upgraded by Stifel Nicolaus on Wednesday, July 20 to "Buy".
  • Granite Investment Partners LLC Sells 10000 Shares of Sysco Corporation (SYY)

    Economy

    Closing price generally refers to the last price at which a stock trades during a regular trading session. Pennsylvania Trust Co increased Dominion Energy Inc (NYSE:D) stake by 14,440 shares to 142,680 valued at $10.93 million in 2017Q2. Barclays PLC reaffirmed an "equal weight" rating and set a $57.00 target price (up from $53.00) on shares of SYSCO in a research note on Tuesday, May 9th.