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Leonard Green Partners Lp who had been investing in Quintiles Ims Holdings Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $21.35 billion market cap company. The Minnesota-based Sit Investment Associates Inc has invested 0.15% in the stock. (NYSEAMERICAN:LNG) for 6,353 shares. More interesting news about Baidu Inc (ADR) (NASDAQ:BIDU) were released by: Livetradingnews.com and their article: "Baidu Inc (ADR) (NASDAQ:BIDU) HEFFX Highlights" published on October 11, 2017 as well as ...
  • Analyst EPS Estimates Coverage: Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI)

    Analyst EPS Estimates Coverage: Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI)

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    On September 8 analysts at Goldman Sachs started covering the stock by announcing an initial rating of "Neutral". About 29,811 shares traded. (NYSE:CMP) has declined 13.31% since October 12, 2016 and is downtrending. A number of brokerages have weighed in on ATVI . 8,839 are owned by Ifc Fl. Among 27 analysts covering Activision Blizzard (NASDAQ: ATVI ), 22 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 5 Hold.
  • BASF buys slice of Bayer's agrochemical business for $7 billion

    BASF buys slice of Bayer's agrochemical business for $7 billion

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    The assets going to BASF include Bayer's global glufosinate-ammonium nonselective herbicide business for key crops in markets including canola in North America and Europe, cotton in the Americas and Europe, and soybean in the Americas. The businesses included in the agreement generated ~€1.3B in net sales for 2016. "In light of the planned acquisition of Monsanto, Bayer has signed an agreement to sell selected Crop Science businesses to BASF for Euro 5.9 billion", Bayer said in a statement.
  • McDonald's Corporation (MCD) Shares Sold by Opus Investment Management Inc

    McDonald's Corporation (MCD) Shares Sold by Opus Investment Management Inc

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    The stock rose 0.73% or $1.2 reaching $165.11. About 321 shares traded. Neos Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:NEOS) has risen 9.07% since October 13, 2016 and is uptrending. Among 43 analysts covering Nvidia Corporation ( NASDAQ:NVDA ), 23 have Buy rating , 5 Sell and 15 Hold. Therefore 86% are positive. The firm has "Neutral" rating given on Friday, August 18 by UBS.
  • Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:CY)

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    The firm earned "Buy" rating on Friday, February 3 by Craig Hallum. Lattice Semiconductor Corporation (LSCC ) stock is interesting player of Wall Street Market in Yesterday trading. Arrowgrass Prtn (Us) LP owns 1.24M shares. Ing Groep Nv owns 10,076 shares or 0% of their United States portfolio. 47,500 were accumulated by Trellus Management Company Lc.
  • U.S. stocks fall back from record highs following media and retail losses

    U.S. stocks fall back from record highs following media and retail losses

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    The Labor Department said its consumer price index climbed by 0.5 percent in September after rising by 0.4 percent in August. They have made big gains over the last month. The Dow edged down 31.88 points or 0.1 percent to 22,842.01, the Nasdaq dipped 12.04 points or 0.2 percent to 6,591.51 and the S&P 500 dipped slipped 4.31 points or 0.2 percent to 2,550.93.
  • Analytical Overview of SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc. (SEAS)

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    The stock was acquired at an average cost of $13.21 per share, for a total transaction of $4,235,482.67. It has underperformed by 0.03% the S&P500. (NYSE: SEAS ), with 4 analysts believing it is a strong buy. The stock has "Underperform" rating by Credit Suisse on Wednesday, May 11. SEAS's latest closing price was -19.44% away from the average price of 200 days while it maintained a distance of 0.94% from the 50 Day Moving Average and 1.74% away compared to its SMA 20.
  • Why Should Investors Reconsider? Rite Aid Corporation (RAD)

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    It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Finally, Teachers Advisors LLC boosted its holdings in shares of Rite Aid Corporation by 15.8% in the second quarter. Group holds 24,053 shares. Rite Aid Corporation had a net margin of 0.28% and a negative return on equity of 7.51%. Rhumbline Advisers reported 95,413 shares stake.
  • Bitcoin soars above $5100 mark following good news from China

    Bitcoin soars above $5100 mark following good news from China

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    President Vladimir Putin said this week that Russian Federation should regulate bitcoin trading in order to combat money laundering and the funding of terrorism, but, while this was widely reported as an anti-bitcoin move, he also said there should be no "excessive barriers" to the use of cryptocurrencies.
  • Citigroup Holds To Rating And Raises Price Target On Netflix, Inc. (NFLX)

    Citigroup Holds To Rating And Raises Price Target On Netflix, Inc. (NFLX)

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    Netflix last hiked USA prices in October 2015. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Netflix from a " buy " rating to a "hold" rating in a research note on Tuesday, March 7th. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Also, insider Jonathan Friedland sold 2,496 shares of Netflix stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, July 19th.
  • Consumer Prices Rose 0.5% in September

    Consumer Prices Rose 0.5% in September

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    Meanwhile, the monthly rise in vehicle sales was 3.6% in September, with unit sales reaching a 12-year high, and sales of building materials and garden equipment were up 2.1% on the month. The pan-European FTSEurofirst 300 index .FTEU3 rose 0.22 percent and MSCI's gauge of stocks across the globe .MIWD00000PUS gained 0.29 percent. It had traded as high as 2.42% a day earlier.
  • Dollar Struggles Ahead of Key Data Release

    Dollar Struggles Ahead of Key Data Release

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    On Thursday, the U.S. Department of Labor said its producer price index for final demand increased 0.4 percent in September. But, in an interview with CNBC, Boston Fed President Eric Rosengren said he thought another interest rate would be appropriate in December .
  • Dissecting the Insider Trading Patterns of Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC)

    Dissecting the Insider Trading Patterns of Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC)

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    About 51,250 shares traded. That's a potential 13.66 gain from where (NYSE: MPC ) has been trading recently. It has underperformed by 2.65% the S&P500. Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO) is expected to post revenue of $1.14 Billion in the current quarter, according to consensus of 7 analysts. The stock of Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) has "Hold" rating given on Friday, June 23 by Jefferies.
  • Tamil Nadu Cabinet Approved 7th Pay Commission, Know Your New Salaries

    Tamil Nadu Cabinet Approved 7th Pay Commission, Know Your New Salaries

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    Palaniswami with Tamil movie industry representatives. The standoff saw several new Tamil flicks being held up as film producers body announced last week that new movies would not be screened in view of the tax. The fate of new movies of top stars like actor Vijay's " Mersal " slated for release for Deepavali next week hung in balance. Overall, an expected 34 lakh civilian government employees and around 14 lakh defence personnel will be benefited after their salaries will be revised.
  • Analyzing the Insider Data for Comcast Corporation (CMCSA)

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    The stock declined 1.76% or $0.66 reaching $36.76 per share. Comcast Corporation ( CMCSA ) share price fell -0.72% to $37.42 in the last trading session. BACON KENNETH J sold $303,713 worth of stock or 7,500 shares. At the end of 6/30/2017 reporting period, 712 institutional holders increased their position in Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ: CMCSA ) by some 186,711,148 shares, 695 decreased positions by 218,297,643 and 210 held positions by 3,544,688,220.
  • Japanese steel scandal grows as Kobe admits more cases of falsified information

    Japanese steel scandal grows as Kobe admits more cases of falsified information

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    The latest company to comment on its links to Kobe, Ford Motor Co., said Friday it used aluminum from the company in its Mondeo auto hoods in China, although it hasn't confirmed whether the parts were compromised. Asked if he plans to step down, Kawasaki said: "My biggest task right now is to help our customers make safety checks and to craft prevention measures".