• Loss of government spy satellite wasn't SpaceX's fault, according to new probe

    Loss of government spy satellite wasn't SpaceX's fault, according to new probe

    Economy

    Northrop Grumman NOC built and operated the components that failed during the controversial January launch of the USA spy satellite known as Zuma, according to a Wall Street Journal report Sunday. "If we or others discover otherwise based upon more evaluation, we will report it instantly". Zuma was the first launch for SpaceX this year, and the company has since launched six additional successful missions.
  • Avalonbay Communities Inc (NYSE:AVB) Stock Price Up as Sentiment Increases

    Economy

    About 469,950 shares traded. Shares of AvalonBay Communities (NYSE: AVB ) traded down 1.07% during trading on Friday, reaching $174.92. AVB underperformed by 24.65% the S&P500. As per Friday, October 16, the company rating was initiated by Nomura. (NYSE:AVB) has "Hold" rating given on Friday, December 15 by J.P. Morgan. (NYSE:AVB) earned "Buy" rating by Argus Research on Thursday, March 1.
  • AAP removes rebel leader Kumar Vishwas as Rajasthan in-charge

    AAP removes rebel leader Kumar Vishwas as Rajasthan in-charge

    Economy

    Bajpai will prepare the list of candidates for the polls in the state and it will be finalised by the political affairs committee of the party, he said. After the election Kumar Vishwas openly criticized the AAP leadership for the Punjab election defeat. Kumar Vishwas's exit from the role in Rajasthan was in the works as he had reportedly stopped campaigning in the state.
  • Hot Stock Overview: Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE)

    Economy

    Dollar General Corporation ( NYSE :DG) has risen 34.01% since April 11, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 13.57% the S&P500. Trustco National Bank Corp N Y reported 1.41% of its portfolio in Pfizer Inc . The biopharmaceutical company reported $0.62 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.56 by $0.06. PFE's profit will be $4.34B for 12.31 P/E if the $0.73 EPS becomes a reality.
  • Valero Energy Corp. (VLO) Lowered to "Neutral" at Citigroup Inc

    Economy

    DISCA's profit will be $281.23 million for 13.10 P/E if the $0.43 EPS becomes a reality. After having $1.16 EPS previously, Valero Energy Corporation's analysts see 12.93% EPS growth. ValuEngine raised shares of Valero Energy from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating in a research report on Sunday, December 31st. As per Thursday, August 27, the company rating was maintained by Jefferies.
  • Profits surge in year of

    Profits surge in year of "strong progress" at Tesco

    Economy

    Lewis first stabilised Tesco , then got it growing again with a focus on more competitive prices, new and streamlined product ranges, better customer service and much improved supplier relationships. While Lewis is understandably happy with the performance previous year, there is still much work for Tesco to do. The target of boosting margins to 3.5 - 4% by 2019/20 now looks to be bobbing within reach.
  • Momentum & Analysis Look at Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC) Shares

    Momentum & Analysis Look at Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC) Shares

    Economy

    The stock of Marathon Petroleum Corporation ( NYSE : MPC ) earned "Sector Outperform" rating by Howard Weil on Tuesday, December 15. While looking at the Stock's Performance , Marathon Petroleum Corporation now shows a Weekly Performance of -0.18%, where Monthly Performance is 3.82%, Quarterly performance is 3.36%, 6 Months performance is 27.41% and yearly performance percentage is 43.8%.
  • Chemical weapons watchdog to send probe to Douma, Syria

    Economy

    After meeting with senior military leaders, President Trump canceled a weekend trip to South America to remain at the White House as the U.S., Britain and France draw up plans for a high-stakes airstrike against Syria. A Navy destroyer, the USS Donald Cook, got underway in the eastern Mediterranean on Monday after completing a port call in Cyprus. In that last strike, 59 cruise missiles hit an airfield , but it was back in operation within days.
  • Strawberries, apples, spinach: Guide highlights fruits, veggies with most pesticide residues

    Strawberries, apples, spinach: Guide highlights fruits, veggies with most pesticide residues

    Economy

    The Environmental Working Group's list of the dirtiest fruits and vegetables shows that 70 percent of conventionally grown fruits and vegetables contain up to 230 different pesticides or their breakdown products. Strawberry season is just around the corner, but before you chow down on a pint or two of the sweet red berries, know this: Strawberries contain more pesticide residue than other popular fruits and vegetables.
  • ISRO to launch backup missile for IRNSS-1A on April 12

    ISRO to launch backup missile for IRNSS-1A on April 12

    Economy

    ISRO said that the satellite would provide a thrust to mobile communication through multi-beam coverage facility. While the space agency has in the past had launches in the evening and morning too, this is perhaps the first time one has been scheduled as early as 4 am.
  • American Electric Power (AEP) Position Increased by Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB

    Economy

    See The Manitowoc Company, Inc. Dynegy Inc ., belongs to Utilities sector and Electric Utilities industry. Analysts await Stryker Corporation ( NYSE :SYK) to report earnings on April, 24. At current levels, The Allstate Corporation ( NYSE :ALL) shares have been seen trading 1.86% away from the 20-day moving average. Outstanding shares refer to a company's stock now held by all its shareholders, including share blocks held by institutional investors and restricted shares owned by the ...
  • Is Las Vegas Sands Corp

    Economy

    The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) has declined 14.03% since April 10, 2017 and is downtrending. It has outperformed by 25.88% the S&P500. It dived, as 38 investors sold Las Vegas Sands Corp . The firm has "Buy" rating by Susquehanna given on Friday, January 19. The insider Capossela Christopher C sold 3,500 shares worth $325,500. We can also take a look at the Average Directional Index or ADX of Las Vegas Sands Corp .
  • Shares of McKesson Corporation (MCK) are worth at $140.03

    Economy

    The stock decreased 1.02% or $2.14 during the last trading session, reaching $206.66. About 970,290 shares traded. QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM) has declined 3.21% since April 10, 2017 and is downtrending. Parsley Energy Inc Class A ( NYSE :PE) had a decrease of 11.28% in short interest. Deutsche National Bank & Trust Ag invested in 0.01% or 78,756 shares.
  • Price to Book (P/B) Ratio in Focus: Vistra Energy Corp. (VST)

    Economy

    Goldman Sachs was the biggest boost to the Dow, while gains in Apple shares led the S&P 500. It would suggest a possible downside of -1.13 % from company's last stock close. Moving averages can help smooth out these erratic movements by removing day-to-day fluctuations and make trends easier to spot. Its distance from 20-days simple moving average is 1.95%, and its distance from 50 days simple moving average is 6.18% while it has a distance of 13.2% from the 200 days simple moving average.
  • Palo Alto Networks (NYSE:PANW) Given Daily Media Sentiment Rating of 0.28

    Palo Alto Networks (NYSE:PANW) Given Daily Media Sentiment Rating of 0.28

    Economy

    To date, Secdo raised over $11 million in equity funding from investors such as RDC, a joint venture of Israel-based arms developer Rafael Advanced Defense Systems Ltd. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, five have given a hold rating and thirty-nine have issued a buy rating to the company.
  • Women Just Won A Huge Battle For Equal Pay In Federal Court

    Women Just Won A Huge Battle For Equal Pay In Federal Court

    Economy

    In Kouba , the court held that an employer seeking to justify a pay disparity as based on a factor other than sex must prove it has an "acceptable business reason" for doing so. "Because a woman's pay may be unfairly low to begin with, it perpetuates pay discrimination into the future, from her first job throughout her entire career", she said.
  • JT Stratford LLC Sells 390 Shares of FedEx (FDX)

    Economy

    Shares of NYSE: FDX traded up $3.68 during trading on Tuesday, reaching $238.00. Since April 10, 2017 FDX has risen 25.45% and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 13.90% the S&P500. Therefore 70% are positive. The stock presently has a consensus rating of "Buy" and an average price target of $281.51. The rating was downgraded by Goldman Sachs to "Sell" on Monday, June 6.
  • Hungary inflation edges up to 2.0% in March

    Hungary inflation edges up to 2.0% in March

    Economy

    Macedonia's consumer prices rose 1.6% year-on-year in March, after increasing by an annual 1.9% in the previous month, the state statistical office said on Monday. Meanwhile, clothing and footwear prices fell 5.6 percent. Chinese consumer and producer price inflation both undershot economist expectations in March, largely reflecting the unwinding of temporary impacts caused by Lunar New Year celebrations.
  • Mplx (NYSE:MPLX) Earns Coverage Optimism Score of 0.19

    Economy

    The stock decreased 0.56% or $0.3 during the last trading session, reaching $53.6. How much shares are traded? It has underperformed by 6.16% the S&P500. The company was maintained on Friday, October 23 by RBC Capital Markets. A rating of 4 or 5 would specify a mean Sell opinion. The rating was upgraded by HSBC on Thursday, March 15 to "Buy".