European Stocks Called Lower After Dovish Fed Minutes Trim US Dollar Gains

Globally, gold prices dropped as dollar grew stronger. The common currency closed up 0.2 percent as the threat f higher US rates eased following the Fed minutes, and on news of the offer of an alliance from veteran centrist Francois Bayrou to in... More..

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Jio effect: Bharti Airtel to acquire Telenor India in seven circles

The acquisition also gives Airtel 52.50 million Telenor users. However, the transaction is subject to requisite regulatory approvals, including approvals from the Department of Telecommunications in India (Do...More..

by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

Revenue Estimates Analysis: The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO)

NEXT Financial Group Inc now owns 79,749 shares of the company's stock worth $3,375,000 after buying an additional 31,690 shares in the last quarter. The highest analyst price target is $50.00, which implies a ...More..

by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

Snyder Won't Support Tax Cut Without List Of Budget Cuts

Democrats and others argue that the bill blows a $1.1-billion hole in the budget without any plans to replace the money. "If you're bringing in the kind of income due to the comeback state, I think it is some...More..

by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

Email Dump Reveals EPA Chief Pruitt's Cozy Ties With Fossil Fuels Industry

The letters also show the cosy relationship between Pruitt and the American Legislative Exchange Council (Alec), the influential USA lobbying network of Republican politicians and big businesses, and other lobb...More..

by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

Home Sales and Prices Rose in January, Raising Hopes for Spring

It was the strongest month for existing-home sales since February 2007, when they reached an annual pace of about 5.79 million, NAR says. Analysts say it is hard to determine whether January will set the tone...More..

by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

Ivanka Trump And Daughter Pay The Supreme Court A Visit

It's not uncommon for Justices to have guests attend arguments. A court spokesperson said that that Trump and her daughter were guests of Justice Anthony Kennedy , whom the fashion mogul and businesswoman me...More..

by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

Norwegian Cruise revenue buoyed by bigger fleet

Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings's revenue was up 8.5% compared to the same quarter a year ago. For 2017, the company anticipates adjusted earnings of $3.75 to $3.85 a share. Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI'...More..

by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

Capital One Financial Corporation (COF) Upgraded by Goldman Sachs Group, Inc

O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC acquired a new position in Capital One Financial Corporation during the fourth quarter valued at approximately $5,895,000. (ET). The dividend yield based on the forward lookin...More..

Airbus profits hit by A400M costs
by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

Airbus profits hit by A400M costs

Airbus has been forced to write-off billions of dollars as it struggles to get its beleaguered A400M military plane back on track but the company's chief executive insisted the company's underlying potential ...More..

Qantas net profit dives in tough market
by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

Qantas net profit dives in tough market

Underlying pre-tax profit, its most closely watched measure, totalled A$852 million (S$926.9 million) for the six months to December 31, down from A$921 million a year earlier but ahead of the guidance range of...More..

South Africa Increases Tax Rate for Country's Richest Earners
by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

South Africa Increases Tax Rate for Country's Richest Earners

The road accident levy will increase by 9c/litre of petrol and diesel on April 5 2017, the minister said in his Budget speech for 2017. The tax hike affects 100 000 taxpayers and will generate R16,5 billion i...More..

by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

Emails reveal EPA chief Pruitt's work with oil, gas companies

Pruitt quoted Sierra Club founder John Muir toward the end of his speech: "Everyone needs beauty as well as bread, places to pray in and play in". He also decried the "toxic environment" in American politics ...More..

by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

Most Active Stock: Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd. (NYSEMKT:NAK)

The 1-year price target of the company is 5.94. They now have a United States dollars 3 price target on the stock. Post opening the session at $2.3, the shares hit an intraday low of $1.59 and an intraday high ...More..

by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

Momenta Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (MNTA) Lowered to Market Perform at Leerink Swann

Credit Suisse's target price, which is a 75%/25% blend of relative and DCF valuation increases to $42 (from $41), based on a relative of $40 (8.0x the firm's 2017 EPS of $4.99) and DCF of $49. (NASDAQ:MNTA) rep...More..

by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

Featured Stock: Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA)

Inc. now owns 157,544 shares of the cable giant's stock worth $10,451,000 after buying an additional 43,094 shares in the last quarter. Hosking Partners LLP increased its stake in Comcast Corporation by 15.2% i...More..

by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

France's Marine Le Pen cancels meeting with Lebanon's Grand Mufti over headscarf

The poll also shows that in the second round of voting, to take place on May 7, Le Pen would be beaten by both Macron and Fillon. "I said yesterday that I would not veil myself". Le Pen is not the only ...More..

by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

Citizens Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CFG) Stock current Trends Analysis

Sales Estimates: Wall Street Analysts are estimating average sales of $1,337.20M for current quarter (Quarter Ending_Mar-17). Gross Margin percentage stands at 0% while its Operating Margin for trailing twelve ...More..

Calphalon recalls cutlery knives after injuries from broken blades
by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

Calphalon recalls cutlery knives after injuries from broken blades

Calpalon said they've received 27 reports of people cutting their fingers or hand, four injuries were severe enough to require stitches. Calphalon has recalled their cutlery knives because of a laceration haz...More..

by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

First Interstate Bank Acquires 952 Shares of Amazon.com, Inc

Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in AMZN. Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN)'s earnings per share has been growing at a 29 percent rate over the...More..

by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

Examining Advance Auto Parts, Inc. (NYSE:AAP)'s track record of earnings

The Stock has a 52-Week High of $177.83 and 52-Week Low of $132.98 following the dates, it touched its 52-Week High on Dec 8, 2016 and 52-Week Low on May 19, 2016. The fund acquired 11,735 shares of the company...More..

by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

XPO Logistics Inc (XPO) Releases Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.04 EPS

The sell-side target prices range from $43 to $66. (NYSE: XPO ) will release its earnings at about 7%. XPO Logistics Inc.is a provider of transportation logistics services and a provider of engineered techn...More..

by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

'Long Chain of Love Letters' Between Pruitt and Fossil Fuel Industry

They held secret meetings to discuss more comprehensive ways to combat the Obama administration's environmental agenda, and the companies and organizations they funded repeatedly praised Mr. While Republican la...More..

by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

Saikawa to replace Ghosn as Nissan CEO

Nissan chief executive Carlos Ghosn, credited with reinventing the once almost bankrupt Japanese automaker, said Thursday he is quitting his post to focus on overhauling rival Mitsubishi Motors, but will stay o...More..

5 killed as plane crashes into shopping mall in Australia
by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

5 killed as plane crashes into shopping mall in Australia

State Department said in a statement. Victoria premier Daniel Andrews called the incident the state's worst air accident in three decades. The Australian Transport Safety Bureau ( ATSB ) described it as...More..

Student loans: a necessary burden for many people
by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

Student loans: a necessary burden for many people

Auto loan debt balances - which have grown every quarter since 2011 - again grew by $22 billion in the fourth quarter compared to a $19 billion increase during the same period the year prior. Interestingly,...More..

Carstens hails FX hedge as Mexico peso strongest since Trump election
by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

Carstens hails FX hedge as Mexico peso strongest since Trump election

As stated on the Bank of Mexico website, this intervention will make it possible for Mexico to hedge against FX risks, without using worldwide reserves. The first Banxico auction will take place on March 6 for ...More..

by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

Square reports revenue of $452 million vs $450 million estimate

The San Francisco-based company, which is run by Twitter Inc (TWTR.N) Chief Executive Jack Dorsey, posted a quarterly loss of 4 cents per share on revenue of $452 million. Compare it to previous year and you ...More..

Dakota Access pipeline protesters crowd Branstad's office
by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

Dakota Access pipeline protesters crowd Branstad's office

Authorities have anticipated that some of the protesters will try to stay beyond the 1 p.m. evacuation deadline, and they've bolstered their presence as a result. One of the protesters told the news station the...More..

by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

Penalty rate change: The arguments for and against

But how will the changes affect your take-home pay? Sunday penalty rate for full-time and part-time employees reduced from 175 to 150 per cent . The commission found Sunday working was becoming much more l...More..

EQT agrees to buy Lumos Networks for USD950m
by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

EQT agrees to buy Lumos Networks for USD950m

Finally, BTIG Research raised their target price on Lumos Networks Corp from $17.50 to $21.00 and gave the stock a buy rating in a report on Monday, February 6th. The stock now shows its YTD (Year to Date) perf...More..

by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

Analysts Near-Term outlook: HP Inc. (HPQ), Mondelez International, Inc. (MDLZ)

Mondelez International, Inc is a snack company. Other equities analysts have also recently issued research reports about the company. Finally, Wesbanco Bank Inc. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, March 29th....More..

by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

Stock Seesawing Amidst Rampant Activity: Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE:NEM)

Many research firms have provided their ratings on Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE:NEM) where Standpoint Research provided Buy rating on the stock on 29-Dec-16. Newmont Mining Corporation's payout ratio is now...More..

by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (VRX) PT Lowered to C$15.00

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in the company. In the last Quarter, Eyegate Pharmaceuticals, Inc. If you are viewing this piece of content on...More..

S&P 500 Futures Tumble After FOMC Minutes Signal Higher Interest Rates Ahead
by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

S&P 500 Futures Tumble After FOMC Minutes Signal Higher Interest Rates Ahead

He also expects inflation to reach a Fed target of 2 percent over the next couple of years. The Federal Reserve is set to gradually raise interest rates as long as the USA economy continues on its current pat...More..