• The Builders FirstSource, Inc

    Finance

    CROW M CHAD sold $1.61M worth of stock. The Stelliam Investment Management Lp holds 3.33 million shares with $36.48M value, up from 1.82M last quarter. raised its position in shares of Builders FirstSource by 68.3% in the first quarter. Oregon Employees Retirement Fund stated it has 171,166 shares.
  • BRC warns of food shortages if no Brexit customs deal agreed

    BRC warns of food shortages if no Brexit customs deal agreed

    Finance

    BRC warned, however, that these policies, in place since the British pound started tumbling in response to last June's referendum vote to leave the European Union , were coming to an end as retailers "ran out of options" to protect shoppers from price increases.
  • Janet Yellen puts 'stake in the ground'

    Janet Yellen puts 'stake in the ground'

    Finance

    Cohn, the other front-runner for the Fed job , was not present for the conference, but a number of other prominent economists who have been mentioned as potential candidates were here. On the other hand, some Senate GOP staff and senior administration officials are responding to the idea of renominating Yellen by effectively saying, "No way, no chance, never, ever gonna happen", Politico reports .
  • The Tesla Inc. (TSLA) Receives $303.64 Average Price Target from Analysts

    The Tesla Inc. (TSLA) Receives $303.64 Average Price Target from Analysts

    Finance

    The latest exchange of 0.52 Million shares is below its average trading activity of 965.38 Million shares. The institutional investor held 22,270 shares of the commercial physical & biological resarch company at the end of 2016Q4, valued at $1.68 million, down from 39,265 at the end of the previous reported quarter.
  • Kimberly-Clark Corporation Stocks Unloaded By Lodestar Investment Counsel IL

    Finance

    Ledyard National Bank acquired 7,043 shares as Kimberly ( KMB)'s stock declined 3.59%. The Wealthtrust Fairport Llc holds 30,956 shares with $3.53M value, down from 48,127 last quarter. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, thirteen have issued a hold rating and one has assigned a buy rating to the company's stock.
  • Quarterly Financial Watch for American Airlines Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:AAL)

    Finance

    About shares traded. American Airlines Group Inc (NASDAQ:AAL) has risen 40.65% since August 30, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 23.95% the S&P500. About 3.04M shares traded. City Holdg Com owns 16,785 shares for 0.3% of their portfolio. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have assigned a hold rating, eight have issued a buy rating and two have issued a strong buy rating to the company.
  • Korea to halt unsafe missile attacks

    Korea to halt unsafe missile attacks

    Finance

    The Pentagon confirmed that the missile's northeastern path "did not pose a threat to North America." a Pentagon statement said. The missile North Korea fired into the Pacific Ocean on Monday was reportedly the same ballistic missile that it could potentially launch toward Guam, as it threatened to do earlier this month.
  • Fed Chair Yellen Rejects Trump Bank Deregulation

    Fed Chair Yellen Rejects Trump Bank Deregulation

    Finance

    Yellen's remarks disappointed some investors who had hoped for hints on the Fed's plans for interest rates. Dismantling Dodd-Frank has always been a promise of Trump, and top White House officials have said they will take aim at legislation that would overhaul rules governing the financial industry.
  • Insider Activity - Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc (NYSE:TMO)

    Finance

    It has underperformed by 34.88% the S&P500. (NYSE:TMO). Country Club Na has invested 0.85% of its portfolio in Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. It has a 36-month beta of 1.06, so you might be in for a bumpy ride. Jefferies has "Hold" rating and $17500 target. Thermo Fisher continues to expect to realize total synergies of approximately $120 million by year three following the close, consisting of approximately $90 million of cost synergies and approximately $30 million of adjusted operating ...
  • VW recalling 281000 vehicles due to defect

    VW recalling 281000 vehicles due to defect

    Finance

    The affected vehicles include Volkswagen CCs made between 2009 and 2016, and the Volkswagen Passat manufactured from 2006 to 2010. Company officials say the fuel pump control computer loses power and it stops gas from flowing to the engine.
  • Why oil prices keep falling with United States refineries knocked out by storm

    Why oil prices keep falling with United States refineries knocked out by storm

    Finance

    The RSI, or Relative Strength Index, is a widely used technical momentum indicator that compares price movement over time. Prices earlier climbed to the most since July 31, 2015, at $1.842. "Refineries in Asia should run much harder to make up for (U.S. closures), which is supportive for Brent", said Olivier Jakob, managing director of oil analysis firm PetroMatrix.
  • Euro hits highest level since 2015

    Euro hits highest level since 2015

    Finance

    Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's address in Jackson Hole on Thursday evening gave investors little guidance on when the central bank would lift rates. A public holiday in global foreign exchange capital London kept trading volumes thin. On a larger note, the dollar now faces a big hurdle as it sits atop a 3-week low against the euro and tallies another one-week low against the yen.
  • Odisha government announces to implement 7th Pay Commission recommendations

    Odisha government announces to implement 7th Pay Commission recommendations

    Finance

    The union leader said, but the committee had not come forward with any decision of hike in minimum pay for the central government employees till date. The fitment committee was headed by development commissioner R Balakrishnan. Accordingly, The best way for government to help the lowest earning employees is to raise their pay from Rs 18000 to Rs 25,000, he told the reporter.
  • Wells Fargo & Company (WFC) Stake Held by American Assets Inc

    Wells Fargo & Company (WFC) Stake Held by American Assets Inc

    Finance

    About 7.45 million shares traded. Brick & Kyle Associates boosted its stake in shares of Wells Fargo & by 9.5% in the first quarter. It has underperformed by 7.03% the S&P500. Since March 3, 2017, it had 1 buying transaction, and 6 insider sales for $390.37 million activity. LYLES LESTER L sold $500,014 worth of stock or 2,551 shares.
  • Statement by President Donald J. Trump on North Korea

    Statement by President Donald J. Trump on North Korea

    Finance

    South Korea and Japan said the missile North Korea launched early on Tuesday landed in Pacific waters east of Hokkaido after flying over the northern Japanese island, in a sharp escalation of tensions on the Korean peninsula. US stocks pared losses after opening sharply lower. Benchmark 10-year Treasury yields US10YT=RR fell as low as 2.086 percent, before edging back up to 2.1292.
  • Stocks open higher on U.S. gains

    Stocks open higher on U.S. gains

    Finance

    However, the rise of gold futures was limited as the Dow Jones Industrial Average rallied. The Russell 2000 is up 6.23 points, or 0.5 percent. Gold had already posted sharp gains on Monday as the U.S. United States gold futures for December delivery were up 0.5 per cent at $1,322.20 per ounce. Defense contractors benefited. Raytheon, Lockheed Martin and Northrop Grumman each rose more than 1 percent.
  • Nuveen California Municipal Value Fund Inc (NCA) Seeing Increased Action in Session

    Finance

    Highly active traders may keep close watch after the markets have a sleepy session or two. Currently, the 14-day ADX for Nuveen Arizona Dividend Advantage Municipal Fund 3 (NXE) is sitting at 22.28. The RSI was developed by J. Welles Wilder in the late 1970's. The ADX is typically used in conjunction with the Plus Directional Indicator (+DI) and Minus Directional Indicator (-DI) to help spot trend direction as well as trend strength.
  • Hyundai halts China production as missile row cuts sales

    Hyundai halts China production as missile row cuts sales

    Finance

    Hyundai operates a joint venture, Beijing Hyundai Motor Co., with BAIC Motor Corp. Hyundai Motor Co. said it resumed production at factories in China on Wednesday following a shutdown that stemmed from a dispute between Beijing and Seoul over a USA missile defense system.
  • Best Buy Sorry for Price Gouging Water During Hurricane Harvey

    Best Buy Sorry for Price Gouging Water During Hurricane Harvey

    Finance

    The photo, which was posted to Twitter Tuesday, showed 24-packs of bottled water selling for $42.96 and led to accusations the store was price gouging in the wake of extensive flooding and destruction wrought by the storm, CNBC reports . "These are things you can't do in Texas", Paxton said. Anyone who does so can be hit with a $20,000 fine per occurrence, or up to $250,000 if the victim is someone age 65 or older.