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Economy

SAP has agreed to buy Callidus Software ( CallidusCloud ), a specialist in cloud-based Lead to Money (Quote-to-Cash) systems, for United States dollars 36 per share, representing an enterprise value of USD 2.4 billion. "Some of the incumbents have had it pretty easy lately and we're going to change that", McDermott said on the analysts call. SAP says the deal will grant "immediate leadership" in the Lead to Money space, which includes sales performance management and configure-price-quote ...
  • Blackstone in 'advanced talks' to buy $17bn stake in Thomson Reuters unit

    Blackstone in 'advanced talks' to buy $17bn stake in Thomson Reuters unit

    Economy

    The financial and risk unit, which provides market data, analytics and trading terminals to banks worldwide, generates more than half of Thomson Reuters annual turnover, reporting $6.1 billion in revenues in 2016. Other details regarding the arrangement were undetermined. However, it cautioned that discussions between the two firms may not lead to a deal being struck.
  • Breaking Down the Chart for Genworth Financial, Inc. (GNW)

    Economy

    It has underperformed by 16.03% the S&P500. 1607 Capital Partners Llc decreased its stake in Morgan Stanley Trusts (ICB) by 4.14% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Most of the investors recently have been curious over the performance of Genworth Financial, Inc. (NYSE:GNW) earned "Buy" rating by Compass Point on Friday, November 11.
  • In State of Union, Trump to make case that America is back

    In State of Union, Trump to make case that America is back

    Economy

    A year into office, Trump's approval ratings are at record-low levels, and a majority of Americans see his first year as a failure. At New York City's Town Hall, organizations like MoveOn.org, We Stand United, and Stand Up America are gathering with activists and artists to send out their own message across America - about Trump.
  • Quarterback showdown gearing up for Super Bowl LII

    Quarterback showdown gearing up for Super Bowl LII

    Economy

    The Patriots focused heavily on the passing game during their playoff run after the 2016 season, with Blount rushing for 35 carries for 109 yards (3.1 yards per carry) and one touchdown. So one of the carrots that the National Football League offers to cities that build new stadiums is the possibility to host the Super Bowl, and that would suggest that citizens of Minneapolis and citizens of other cities that build new stadiums to host the Super Bowl that they expect the Super Bowl ...
  • (CHK) Shares Sold by James Investment Research Inc

    (CHK) Shares Sold by James Investment Research Inc

    Economy

    The Clarkston Capital Partners Llc holds 1.44M shares with $109.72 million value, up from 1.08 million last quarter. Chesapeake Energy (NYSE: CHK ) last posted its earnings results on Thursday, November 2nd. Usca Ria Ltd Company owns 10,200 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Amalgamated State Bank reported 8,683 shares. 12,237 are owned by Nomura Asset Mgmt.
  • Dividend Yield & Upside For Martin Midstream Partners LP (NASDAQ:MMLP)

    Dividend Yield & Upside For Martin Midstream Partners LP (NASDAQ:MMLP)

    Economy

    The stock increased 1.31% or $0.17 during the last trading session, reaching $13.12. About 1.19M shares traded or 3.10% up from the average. V.F. Corporation (NYSE:VFC) has declined 13.07% since January 29, 2017 and is downtrending. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating , sixteen have issued a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the stock. As per Monday, November 16, the company rating was maintained by Barclays Capital.
  • Ola to go global with Australia entry

    Ola to go global with Australia entry

    Economy

    Uber has been in Australia since 2012 and already operates in more than a dozen cities across the country. On an aggregate basis, the company claims to serve as many as a billion rides in India annually through its platform. In 2016, the company launched Ola Play, providing a range of electronic entertainment for trips, powered by partners such as Microsoft, Sony Liv and Apple Music.
  • Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc. (NASDAQ:ARE) To Release Earnings

    Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc. (NASDAQ:ARE) To Release Earnings

    Economy

    It has outperformed by 7.33% the S&P500. In general, if the level goes above -20, the stock may be considered to be overbought. Therefore 70% are positive. The Average True Range is an investor tool used to measure stock volatility. Morgan Stanley maintained Energizer Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:ARE) on Tuesday, October 13 to "Overweight" rating.
  • Trump admits tweeting from mattress to defend himself towards 'pretend information'

    Trump admits tweeting from mattress to defend himself towards 'pretend information'

    Economy

    Even the perpetual lack of free time, of which the U.S. leader complained to Morgan , does not stop him from indulging his Twitter-habit, he admitted in an interview aired Sunday. Trump then went on to talk about the women who do like him, saying, "I won many categories of women and the women vote in the election, and people were shocked to see it".
  • German carmakers funded studies that made young people huff emissions

    German carmakers funded studies that made young people huff emissions

    Economy

    In a statement cited by Bloomberg , Volkswagen says it "explicitly distances itself from all forms of animal cruelty", as "animal testing contradicts our own ethical standards ". Reports of the tests, following a New York Times account of similar experiments on monkeys in the USA, triggered political recriminations and had automakers scrambling to distance themselves.
  • What Do Analysts Say About NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA)

    Economy

    It has outperformed by 8.44% the S&P500. Gradient Investments Llc increased its stake in Schlumberger Ltd (SLB) by 24.17% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Shell Asset Mngmt Co invested in 165,687 shares. Picton Mahoney Asset stated it has 0.52% in NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA). Connecticut-based Virtus Invest Advisers has invested 0.27% in NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA).
  • National Pension Service Has $18.69 Million Stake in Twenty-First Century Fox Inc

    Economy

    The stock increased 0.03% or $0.01 during the last trading session, reaching $38.82. Blackrock reported 24.93M shares. Suntrust Banks Inc. boosted its holdings in Twenty-First Century Fox by 0.3% during the 2nd quarter. (NasdaqGS:FOXA) is 22.00000. The more stable the company, the lower the score. As per Thursday, December 29, the company rating was maintained by Wedbush.
  • BC's attorney general addresses ICBC's $935M loss

    BC's attorney general addresses ICBC's $935M loss

    Economy

    He said former Transportation and Finance ministers Todd Stone and Mike de Jong - both of whom are seeking the Liberal leadership nomination - have some explanations to give the public about why it did not act sooner to avoid the current financial crisis.
  • Justice Department Charges Eight Traders With Deceptive Futures Market Trading

    Justice Department Charges Eight Traders With Deceptive Futures Market Trading

    Economy

    Also facing federal charges is Andre Flotron, 53, a Swiss national now living in Wayne, N.J. and a former commodities trader at the Stamford office of UBS. The case is the largest crackdown, so far, on what Wall Street has increasingly complained is abuse of sophisticated computer algorithms to illegally place and quickly cancel bids on commodity contracts, a practice known as "spoofing".
  • Two Stable Stocks: Starbucks Corporation (SBUX), Twitter, Inc. (TWTR)

    Economy

    Starbucks Corporation ( SBUX ) average trading volume of 10,334,565 during the past month is 10.94% above its average volume over the past year, indicating that investors have been more active than usual in the stock in recent times. Vanguard Gru accumulated 76.03M shares. At the moment, the 14-days ATR for Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ: SBUX ) is noted at 1.06. Exxonmobil Inv Mgmt Tx, a Texas-based fund reported 203,444 shares.
  • Zeman wins second term in Czech presidential run-off

    Zeman wins second term in Czech presidential run-off

    Economy

    Czech voters re-elected their Russia-friendly president on Saturday, dealing a defeat to a center-left candidate who had pledged to reverse a growing tide of euroskepticism in the region. Zeman has also been lukewarm toward the European Union, calling himself a federalist and saying he supports membership in the bloc while also favoring holding an in-or-out referendum, like the one that has led to Britain's impending exit.