Target shares plunge on weak sales outlook

TGT has been the topic of several recent analyst reports. While if we look at the Earnings Track Record, Target Corporation ( TGT ) managed to surpass quarterly earnings per share estimates in 8 of the trailing twelve fiscal quarters, and has a pos... More..

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December quarter GDP growth slows to 7%
by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

December quarter GDP growth slows to 7%

The National Council of Applied Economic Research (NCAER) expects the economy grow at 6.9 per cent against an earlier projection of 7.6 per cent. The second advance estimates of National Income, 2016-17, reve...More..

by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

FCC Doesn't Expect to Review AT&T's Time Warner Deal, Chairman Reiterates

AT&T said from the start of this proceeding that it didn't expect the FCC to review the transaction, because there would be no transfer of wireless licenses (or Time Warner could sell off the few it now has)....More..

Macron seen as beating Le Pen in French presidential runoff - Figaro/LCI poll
by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Macron seen as beating Le Pen in French presidential runoff - Figaro/LCI poll

And on Sunday, just before her speech, protesters sought to block several coaches that were transporting Le Pen supporters to the speech - burning tyres on the motorway, according to a police source, and throwi...More..

Chicago schools continues effort in court to get more funds
by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Chicago schools continues effort in court to get more funds

The court papers also said the next round of budget cuts would also likely require CPS to cancel summer school for grade school and middle school students. This is not a coincidence. Cuts to the school year c...More..

PWC's Brian Cullinan to blame for Oscars Best Picture mistake
by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

PWC's Brian Cullinan to blame for Oscars Best Picture mistake

The 89th annual Academy Awards was mere minutes from wrapping a somewhat boring broadcast when backstage staffers started running to the microphone to interrupt the final acceptance speeches. At the key moment ...More..

AmTrust Financial Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:AFSI) Sees Unusual Volume Mid-Session
by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

AmTrust Financial Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:AFSI) Sees Unusual Volume Mid-Session

The company has a market cap of $4.68 billion, a PE ratio of 11.86 and a beta of 1.05. AmTrust Financial Services (NASDAQ:AFSI) last issued its earnings results on Monday, February 27th. On a per-share basis,...More..

by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Sizzling Stock Alert: Yamana Gold, Inc. (NYSE:AUY)

The current share price indicate that stock is -4.72% away from its one year high and is moving 87.67% ahead of its 52-week low. The stock's average true range of stands at 0.14, while the relative strength ind...More..

by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Tata, Docomo agree to settle $1.17-billion payment dispute

However, the Tata group was not able to find an immediate buyer to take over the stake of the NTT Docomo. This was, in fact, one of the issues highlighted by former chairman of the Tata Group Cyrus Mistry. to...More..

Duterte claims rise in drug activities
by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Duterte claims rise in drug activities

He said he would discuss the problem on drug war with police and military during a scheduled command conference on Monday. "We will not hesitate to destroy criminals who seek the wholesale destruction of our ...More..

Sensex trades flat; Coal India, Idea top losers
by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Sensex trades flat; Coal India, Idea top losers

The Sensex has so far touched a high of 28,876.54 points and a low of 28,729.52 points during the intra-day trade. The NSE Nifty edged down by 42.80 points or 0.48 per cent to close at 8,896.70 points, and th...More..

by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

JC Penney Company Inc (JCP) Updates FY18 Earnings Guidance

The company reported its EPS on 02/24/2017. J C Penney Company Inc (NYSE:JCP) share price plunged -5.83% or -0.40 points to reach at $6.46 during previous trading session. In other news, EVP John Joseph Tighe...More..

U.S. stocks close higher as Dow sets 11th straight record
by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

U.S. stocks close higher as Dow sets 11th straight record

The Standard & Poor's 500 index fell 4 points, or 0.2%, to 2,362. President Trump: Investors await President Trump's address to Congress Tuesday night, where he is expected to talk about the Affordable Care...More..

9 bank unions to observe one-day strike on Tuesday
by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

9 bank unions to observe one-day strike on Tuesday

The bank unions are also opposed to the proposed labour reforms of the government and outsourcing of permanent jobs in the banking sector. Of the nine unions, two Bharatiya Mazdoor Sangh affiliates - National...More..

Analysts Ratings on: Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ)
by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Analysts Ratings on: Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ)

JNJ has been the topic of a number of recent analyst reports. The consensus 12-month price target from analysts covering the stock is $125.33. They noted that the move was a valuation call. For the Current Quar...More..

by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

LCD Soundsystem, A Tribe Called Quest, Solange to headline Pitchfork Festival 2017

In a Facebook Live video, Rodeffer painted the lineup on a brick wall outside Soho House in the West Loop. Chicago's annual Pitchfork Music Festival welcomes Solange and A Tribe Called Quest as headliners...More..

by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Enbridge Inc (ENB) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research

Current stock price is in the upbeat territory taking into account of 20 days moving average with -3.63% and continued bullish run for 50 days moving average with 3.19%. The stock now has a consensus rating of ...More..

by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Profits boost for top housebuilder Persimmon in 2016 results

Persimmon said its private reservation volumes in its order book are now 6.0% ahead of the same point a year earlier, but its private sales rate in the first eight weeks of 2017 is down 4.0% on a year before. ...More..

by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Technology Movers: Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (NYSE:HPE), Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT)

Ledyard National Bank raised its position in Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company by 0.8% in the third quarter. Finally, FBN Securities reiterated a buy rating on shares of Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company in a...More..

Buffett says $143B Unilever talks soured quickly
by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Buffett says $143B Unilever talks soured quickly

Meanwhile, Berkshire reported declining operating profit but big unrealized gains in last year's investments in Apple (AAPL), American Airlines (AAL) and other carriers paying off. Quarterly profit from ins...More..

by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

The Incyte Corporation (INCY) Earns Buy Rating from JP Morgan Chase & Co

The median one-year price target of 15 analysts covering the company is $137.00, which suggests the stock could still rise over 4 percent. RBC Capital Markets set a $113.00 price target on shares of Incyte Corp...More..

ONGC to take control of HPCL to create larger oil sector entity
by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

ONGC to take control of HPCL to create larger oil sector entity

India has about a dozen state-run oil and gas companies - including Indian Oil Corp, Oil and Natural Gas Corp, Hindustan Petroleum Corp. While they sought to play it down, they also pointed out to the fact th...More..

by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Shore Capital Reaffirms Buy Rating for Lloyds Banking Group PLC (LLOY)

BNP Paribas reissued a "neutral" rating and set a GBX 340 ($4.24) price objective on shares of Drax Group Plc in a research note on Tuesday, November 29th. The stock is now moving above its 20-Day Simple Moving...More..

The Priceline Group Inc
by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

The Priceline Group Inc

The consensus expectation was for earnings of $13.01 per share for the quarter. The company's first quarter outlook left much to be desired, however. Deutsche Bank AG reissued a buy rating and issued a $1,700...More..

by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Ex-NSW Premier returns to NAB

Prior to NAB, Wright was Barclay's global chief operations and technology officer of Barclaycard in the US. The bank says Mike Baird , Sharon Cook and Patrick Wright each bring exceptional track records ...More..

by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Another dip in pending home sales

While economists aren't warning of another credit-induced bust, their concern is that limited inventories and higher interest rates may combine to raise the costs of home buying. Pending home sales in the South...More..

Australia didn't deserve underdogs tag: Nayan Mongia to India Today
by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Australia didn't deserve underdogs tag: Nayan Mongia to India Today

India captain Virat Kohli was fuming after his team were bowled out for 105 and 107, describing it as their "worst batting display in two years". "It's got to be right up there", he said. The 333-run loss wa...More..

by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Takata Pleads Guilty in Airbag Case

District Judge George Caram Steeh of the Eastern District of MI to a one count criminal information charging the company with wire fraud. "They were focused on the low price of Takata's inflators and concer...More..

by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Analyst Research Summary: HP Inc. (NYSE:HPQ)

During the same quarter previous year, the firm earned $0.36 earnings per share. The company reported its last quarter on Dec 16. CLSA also issued estimates for HP's Q3 2017 earnings at $0.44 EPS and FY2017 ear...More..

by | Monday, February 27, 2017

Senate expected to vote on Sunday liquor sales bill Monday

Even though I did not vote in favor of House Bill 2178 when it initially passed the House, I did vote to override the Governor since this tax package did pass both chambers and it would give us a direction to m...More..

by | Monday, February 27, 2017

The Car Tupac Was Shot In Is Being Auctioned For $1.5 Million

Here are the details about the historic BMW. For more information on the BMW, visit Moments in Time , with the vehicle locked in at a $1.5 million asking price. The auto has been restored but upon close insp...More..

You Can Now Play The Iconic 'Snake' Game On FB Messenger
by | Monday, February 27, 2017

You Can Now Play The Iconic 'Snake' Game On FB Messenger

This time around, the phone has been tweaked a bit to adjust to the evolving market and keep in touch with the new customer taste and fashion. The new Nokia 3310 is sleeker comes in different bright colours. ...More..

Berkshire Hathaway gains $1.6 billion from its huge bite of Apple
by | Monday, February 27, 2017

Berkshire Hathaway gains $1.6 billion from its huge bite of Apple

In an annual letter to Berkshire Hathaway shareholders billionaire Warren Buffett has attacked hedge funds, arguing that their highly paid managers can not beat the stock market. If you identified well-priced i...More..

by | Monday, February 27, 2017

Hungary plans new border fence to stop migrants

On Monday, the Hungarian authorities began the construction of the second line of a fence on the border with Serbia, Reuters reports, citing the government's representative. Hungary now allows 10 asylum seeke...More..

La Jolla's angiotensin II successful in late-stage study; shares ahead 73%
by | Monday, February 27, 2017

La Jolla's angiotensin II successful in late-stage study; shares ahead 73%

These are only top-line data and more detailed numbers will be published from the ATHOS-3 study "later this year", according to a statement . The study met its primary endpoint of demonstrating a statistical...More..