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Economy

Cities like Seattle, Portland, Oregon and Las Vegas experienced the greatest increases during the month, with prices in Seattle rising 13.5 percent year-over-year. Average home prices for July remain comparable to their levels in the winter of 2007. Home prices may also get a boost in coming months after hurricanes Harvey and Irma reduced housing supply in parts of Texas and Florida.
  • Target Raises Minimum Wage to $11 Hr, $15 by 2020

    Target Raises Minimum Wage to $11 Hr, $15 by 2020

    Economy

    Target has always offered market competitive wages to our team members. Target will raise the rate to $15 by the end of 2020. Beginning in October, the retailer will start raising minimum wage across all of its stores to $11 an hour. Chains such as Costco Wholesale have boosted wages, while states such as MA and Washington have established $11 an hour as the going rate for all workers.
  • What's Real Worth Of Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK), The Wendy's Company (WEN)

    Economy

    The company was maintained on Thursday, August 18 by Cantor Fitzgerald. Jefferies has "Hold" rating and $54 target. On Thursday, February 11 the stock rating was upgraded by Bankhaus Lampe to "Buy". Its up 0.08, from 0.99 in 2017Q1. It is positive, as 56 investors sold MRK shares while 612 reduced holdings. 111 funds opened positions while 603 raised stakes.
  • U.S. stocks recover while Asian markets remain down

    Economy

    Toshiba was once again doing very little to surprise investors, with reports its $18bn sale of the memory chip unit to a consortium led by Bain Capital was still not signed. Asian stocks were trading mixed on Tuesday as geopolitical worries persisted and investors waited to hear comments from central bank policy makers.
  • AGNC Investment Corp. (AGNC) Quarterly Earnings Will Drop By -4.69%

    Economy

    AGNC Investment Corp. ( AGNC ) shares have been seen trading -3.22% off its 52 week- peak value and changed 25.01% from its 52 week-bottom price value. It has declined $0.74 (-3.31%) since hitting a 52-week high price of $22.34. AGNC Investment Corp .is expected to lift sales by 5.82% in next year to $833.8M.
  • Dubai is 'fourth most popular city in the world'

    Dubai is 'fourth most popular city in the world'

    Economy

    The survey not only provides insight into the spending of worldwide travelers but also predicts where they'll visit next year. The Index is more than just a ranking of the 132 top destination cities of today and tomorrow. "Dubai continues to be a must-visit and must-return destination for both business and leisure travellers, and the opening of world-class attractions and venues such as IMG Worlds of Adventure, Dubai Parks and Resorts and Dubai Opera in 2016 enhanced the offering for all ...
  • KeyCorp Reaffirms "Buy" Rating for Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOXA)

    Economy

    The stock exchanged hands with 7,626,099 numbers of shares compared to its average daily volume of 7.61M shares. The stock rose 0.95% or $0.25 reaching $26.68. About 769,214 shares traded. (NASDAQ:NUVA) has risen 33.31% since September 25, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 6.96% the S&P500. This measurement is based on closing prices over a specific period of time.
  • Elecosoft PLC (ELCO.L): KAMA Trending Higher on This Stock

    Elecosoft PLC (ELCO.L): KAMA Trending Higher on This Stock

    Economy

    Tracking recent technical action on shares of Mondi PLC (MNDI.L), we have identified that Span A is now above Span B. Following these signals, traders may be watching to see if the stock is poised for an upswing. The company was upgraded on Monday, February 6 by HSBC. About shares traded. WYG PLC (LON:WYG) has 0.00% since September 26, 2016 and is. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.
  • China imposes Oil and Textile sanctions on North Korea

    China imposes Oil and Textile sanctions on North Korea

    Economy

    Nine sanctions resolutions against North Korea that the UN Security Council has adopted since 2006, starting with Resolution No. 1718, have imposed sanctions on all five of North Korea's major export products - coal, iron, iron ore, marine products and textiles.
  • Nuveen Credit Strategies Income Fund (JQC) Share Performance Recap

    Economy

    Investors might be looking to track the ATR or Average True Range of the stock. Turning to addtiional indicators, iShares Physical Gold ETC (SGLN.L) now has a 14-day Commodity Channel Index (CCI) of -94.45. Dedicated investors may choose to use this technical indicator as a stock evaluation tool. A CCI reading above +100 would imply that the stock is overbought and possibly ready for a correction.
  • Mercedes Sprinter Previewed In Teaser Sketch

    Mercedes Sprinter Previewed In Teaser Sketch

    Economy

    There hasn't been an official unveiling yet - just this rendering, which gives us a pretty good idea of what to expect. The automaker also promises the new Sprinter "can be even more precisely adapted to individual transport and sector requirements thanks to a considerably extended range of variants".
  • Could Noble Energy, Inc. (NBL) Change Direction After Today's Huge Increase?

    Economy

    It has underperformed by 27.06% the S&P500. Cipher Capital LP now owns 35,043 shares of the oil and gas development company's stock worth $992,000 after purchasing an additional 7,323 shares during the period. During the same period previous year, the company posted ($0.53) earnings per share. Investors sentiment increased to 1.65 in Q2 2017. Revenue, on the other hand, scored 0.74% growth from the previous quarter, coming up with $1.04 billion.
  • Price comparison site being investigated over home insurance costs

    Price comparison site being investigated over home insurance costs

    Economy

    For this reason, among the recommendations laid down in the report, the CMA said that all sites should be clear about how they make money, how many deals they're displaying and how they are ordering the results. A spokesman for Comparethemarket.com said: "We operate some simple contractual arrangements with home insurers to ensure that our customers always get the lowest available price".
  • Gold rebounds sharply amid geopolitical tensions, stock market declines

    Gold rebounds sharply amid geopolitical tensions, stock market declines

    Economy

    US President Donald Trump has "declared a war" on the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK/North Korea), Foreign Minister of North Korea Ri Yong-ho said on Monday (9/25). On Monday, New York Fed President William Dudley said the US central bank is on track to gradually raise rates given factors depressing inflation are "fading" and the USA economy's fundamentals are sound.
  • The Charles Schwab Corporation (NYSE:SCHW) stock under radar

    Economy

    From the opening price, the stock has seen a change of 0.38% recently clocking in with a price of $42.52. Charles Schwab Corp has a 52-week low of $23.83 and a 52-week high of $43.65. BlackRock Inc. grew its stake in shares of The Charles Schwab Corporation by 1,921.5% during the 1st quarter. It increased, as 68 investors sold SBUX shares while 409 reduced holdings.
  • Lucara sells diamond for US$53 million

    Lucara sells diamond for US$53 million

    Economy

    At 1,109 carats the Lesedi La Rona diamond , the size of a tennis ball, was discovered in November 2015 in Botswana , is the second largest diamond ever discovered in the history f the world, and the largest to be found in over 100 years.
  • Intercept Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ICPT) Shares Gap Down After Analyst Downgrade

    Economy

    After $2.91 actual earnings per share reported by CIGNA Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -19.59% negative EPS growth. In the last quarter, insiders have sold 8,013 shares of company stock valued at $966,747. TRADEMARK VIOLATION WARNING: " Intercept Pharmaceuticals, Inc ". If you are reading this piece on another website, it was illegally copied and republished in violation of United States & global copyright laws.
  • Steelers' Alejandro Villanueva 'embarrassed' he stood alone for national anthem

    Economy

    Villanueva's jersey is listed a top seller for the team on jersey retailer Fanatics.com, putting him among established players like quarterback Ben Roethlisberger and wide receiver Antonio Brown. In the photo below, that's Villanueva's leg, so you can see how close he was to his teammates. Fox News also suggested there was a rift between Villanueva and his coach Mike Tomlin , wusing a blanket postgame statement as a sign that the two were at odds.
  • Urban Outfitters Inc (NASDAQ:URBN) Institutional Investor Positioning

    Urban Outfitters Inc (NASDAQ:URBN) Institutional Investor Positioning

    Economy

    Therefore 80% are positive. CBL & Associates Properties had 26 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. (NYSE:CBL) has "Neutral" rating given on Thursday, June 2 by Goldman Sachs. BidaskClub upgraded shares of Urban Outfitters from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a research note on Saturday, August 26th. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus on Friday, July 14 with "Hold".