North Korea nerves rattle stocks, lift gold, yen

Setting the mood music for markets on Thursday, the head of North Korea's Strategic Forces, General Kim Rak Gyom, continued the war of words between Pyongyang and DC overnight. The Nasdaq , Wall Street's home to many high profile tech companies... More..

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NVidia Earnings Beat Not Nearly Enough For Investors

HighPoint Advisor Group LLC raised its position in NVIDIA Corporation by 6.2% in the fourth quarter. Louisiana State Employees Retirement System now owns 36,200 shares of the computer hardware maker's stock v...More..

Seoul shares open lower on heightened tensions over North Korea
by | Friday, August 11, 2017

Seoul shares open lower on heightened tensions over North Korea

A small correction during August could set the direction for the next movement in the stock markets. On Monday, the S&P 500 and Dow closed at record highs . The Swiss franc was on pace for one of the largest...More..

Astrazeneca PLC (NYSE:AZN) Experiences Heavier than Average Trading Volume
by | Friday, August 11, 2017

Astrazeneca PLC (NYSE:AZN) Experiences Heavier than Average Trading Volume

Pareto Securities upgraded shares of Astrazeneca PLC from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research report on Tuesday, August 1st. Citigroup Inc. The original version of this story can be viewed at https...More..

Trump warning over North Korea hits markets
by | Friday, August 11, 2017

Trump warning over North Korea hits markets

The remarks followed a new report asserting that U.S. intelligence has assessed that Pyongyang has successfully produced a nuclear warhead that can fit inside its missiles. IN A SKID: Avis Budget Group slumped ...More..

Global gold prices rise on rising US-North Korea tensions
by | Friday, August 11, 2017

Global gold prices rise on rising US-North Korea tensions

Stocks are falling in midday trading on Wall Street , led by declines in technology companies and banks. "Japanese equities hadn't been rising much despite positive earnings results, so investors had started...More..

Macy's, Kohl's Sales Declines Renew Fears of Retail Apocalypse
by | Friday, August 11, 2017

Macy's, Kohl's Sales Declines Renew Fears of Retail Apocalypse

Thrivent Financial for Lutherans now owns 10,628 shares of the company's stock valued at $381,000 after buying an additional 520 shares during the period. But Macy's expects full-year earnings in the range of...More..

by | Friday, August 11, 2017

Nuveen Municipal Credit Income (NYSE:NZF) Trading Volume Significantly Higher

Sandmartin International Holdings Ltd (0482.HK)'s Williams Percent Range or 14 day Williams %R now sits at -100.00. In general, if the reading goes above -20, the stock may be considered to be overbought. Nuvee...More..

Pink Reveals New Album Title, Release Date, & Cover Art
by | Friday, August 11, 2017

Pink Reveals New Album Title, Release Date, & Cover Art

Check out the edgy lyric video above, courtesy of the artist's YouTube channel. "We are problems that want to be solved / We are children that need to be loved / We are willing / We came when you called / B...More..

Kohl's Corporation (KSS) Announces $0.55 Quarterly Dividend
by | Friday, August 11, 2017

Kohl's Corporation (KSS) Announces $0.55 Quarterly Dividend

When we take a look at Kohl's' balance sheet, we see that the company's cash position has come down over the previous year (due to Kohl's' share repurchases, primarily), but the company still has an ample amo...More..

Ralph Lauren Corporation (NYSE:RL) Earns Sell Rating from Piper Jaffray Companies
by | Friday, August 11, 2017

Ralph Lauren Corporation (NYSE:RL) Earns Sell Rating from Piper Jaffray Companies

The sales growth rate helps investors determine how strong the overall growth-orientation is for a stock or portfolio. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Wednesday, February 10 by Hauck & Aufhäuser Privatbankier...More..

Bank of England notes will continue to contain animal fat
by | Friday, August 11, 2017

Bank of England notes will continue to contain animal fat

In November 2016, the Bank of England had admitted that small traces of animal-derived products were used by a supplier in the manufacture of the new polymer 5 pound notes launched previous year. "Value for m...More..

North Korea threatened Guam numerous times in the past
by | Friday, August 11, 2017

North Korea threatened Guam numerous times in the past

With Japan and South Korea also warning North Korea, investors are taking a step back to see what is happening before chipping in back, Bakhos said. The sabre-rattling - sparked when President Donald Trump ...More..

Disney to end distribution deal with Netflix, start own streaming service
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

Disney to end distribution deal with Netflix, start own streaming service

Also not clear: Disney has yet to decide if the service will include Star Wars or Marvel content , but Disney could potentially start another service for those or sell the rights to a third-party...More..

Texas police search for would-be armed robbers
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

Texas police search for would-be armed robbers

A GUTSY shop owner and his son forced a pair of gun-toting armed robbers to flee empty handed - and one lost his shirt as they wrestled him out the door. "When I saw my son in a fight, I didn't think, I just ra...More..

by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE:ABX) Stake Reduced by James Investment Research Inc

Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE: ABX ) (TSE:ABX) last issued its earnings results on Wednesday, July 26th. Russell Investments Group Ltd. purchased a new position in Eldorado Gold Corporation during the fourth ...More..

Shares in Invitation Home Inc. (NYSE:INVH) Acquired by Amalgamated Bank
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

Shares in Invitation Home Inc. (NYSE:INVH) Acquired by Amalgamated Bank

Norges Bank acquired a new position in Colony Starwood Homes during the fourth quarter worth $16,624,000. Invitation Homes and Starwood Waypoint Homes - two of the nation's largest owners of single-family...More..

BPI attorney: Settlement with ABC exceeds $177M
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

BPI attorney: Settlement with ABC exceeds $177M

Both BPI and Disney declined in June to reveal the settlement's financial terms because they are confidential. As a result of the broadcasts, BPI said its sales fell by about 80%, it was forced to close thr...More..

Tesla Autopilot got a secret upgrade en-route to autonomy
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

Tesla Autopilot got a secret upgrade en-route to autonomy

It's unclear if the driver-facing cabin camera spotted on the Model 3 , which Tesla told us wasn't on its other cars, will also be added at some point. That means it's a auto capable of driving in any road o...More..

S&P closes barely lower despite N. Korea tensions
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

S&P closes barely lower despite N. Korea tensions

The Nasdaq composite advanced 0.4% to 6,408. The index has fallen to its lowest intraday level in well over a month. Consumer-focused companies and banks were among the biggest decliners. He is responding to Tr...More..

Japanese Fighters Conducted Air Drills With US B-1B Bombers on Tuesday
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

Japanese Fighters Conducted Air Drills With US B-1B Bombers on Tuesday

The American military presence on Guam consists of two bases - Andersen Air Force Base in the north and Naval Base Guam in the south - which are home to 7,000 USA troops. North Korea says it has mastered a ...More..

Slowing Growth and Wide Bottom-Line Loss Send Blue Apron Shares 15% Lower
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

Slowing Growth and Wide Bottom-Line Loss Send Blue Apron Shares 15% Lower

It reported a net loss of $31.6 million, or a loss of 47 cents per share, after net income of $5.5 million in the year-earlier period. It also comes in above analysts' revenue estimate of $235.81 million for th...More..

Tube Getting Full 4G Phone Coverage Within 2 Years
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

Tube Getting Full 4G Phone Coverage Within 2 Years

Khan wants to ensure that London can live up to its reputation as a world leader in technology. Another part of the announcement involved a City Hall summit, dubbed the Digital Connectivity Funding Forum, w...More..

Lego appoints second chief executive in eight months
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

Lego appoints second chief executive in eight months

Danish toy company Lego has appointed Niels B. Christiansen, who headed thermostat-maker Danfoss for nine years, as its chief executive. Lego has announced it is replacing its chief executive just eight month...More..

Fired Google Engineer Speaks Out, Says Company 'Betrayed' Him
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

Fired Google Engineer Speaks Out, Says Company 'Betrayed' Him

In a series of interviews this week, Damore explained his experiences attending "secret" Google diversity programs. "I went to a diversity programme at Google , it was ... "I've gotten a tonne of persona...More..

Dow slips 100 points as tensions with N.Korea escalate
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

Dow slips 100 points as tensions with N.Korea escalate

But US stocks generally, which are in record territory, turned lower. Lockheed Martin , Raytheon , General Dynamics and Northrop Grumman were all up, with the Dow Jones U.S. Those moves came after North...More..

Aggressive North Korean Rhetoric Boosts Gold Prices To 8-Week High
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

Aggressive North Korean Rhetoric Boosts Gold Prices To 8-Week High

The Dow ended a nine-day streak of closing records, falling by 0.24%, while the Nasdaq fell by just under half a percent and the S&P was down by 0.21%. The weakness came despite an increase in the price of ...More..

EXTRA: Coca-Cola HBC Profit Up One-Third On Better Volumes And Margins
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

EXTRA: Coca-Cola HBC Profit Up One-Third On Better Volumes And Margins

Also Executive Mark Randazza unloaded 24,156 stocks of the firms shares in a trade dated Thurs, Jul 27th. Intellectus Partners LLC bought a new position in Coca-Cola Company (The) during the fourth quarter wort...More..

SoftBank Vision Fund pumps in $ 2.5 billion in Flipkart
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

SoftBank Vision Fund pumps in $ 2.5 billion in Flipkart

Completion of the investment is subject to customary regulatory approvals and closing conditions. The secondary capital may have been raised by dilution of Tiger Global's 28% stake, resulting in SoftBank Visi...More..

Equity indices trade in red, healthcare stocks tumble
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

Equity indices trade in red, healthcare stocks tumble

The Sensex resumed lower at 31,621.85 down 175 points and the 50-share barometer also traded lower by 66 points to 9,841.65 at 01:50 pm. The BSE market breadth was skewed in favour of bears - with 1,702 dec...More..

Toshiba gets auditors' signoff, avoiding delisting for now
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

Toshiba gets auditors' signoff, avoiding delisting for now

PwC said some Westinghouse-related losses booked in the business year through March 2017 should have been recorded in the previous year. That means it broadly vouched for its accounting despite finding minor ...More..

Safe Haven Settling Down
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

Safe Haven Settling Down

On Tuesday, President Donald Trump warned North Korea of "fire and fury" in response to recent threats from Pyongyang, which said it was examining plans for attacking Guam, a USA territory in the Pacific wi...More..

Important Analyst Opinions about this Stock: Office Depot, Inc. (ODP)
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

Important Analyst Opinions about this Stock: Office Depot, Inc. (ODP)

The number of shares now owned by investors are 508.79 mln. The stock exchanged hands 8 Million shares versus average trading capacity of 6.62 Million shares. Shareholders of record on Friday, August 25th will ...More..

Gold, silver shine as geopolitical tension rises
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

Gold, silver shine as geopolitical tension rises

In the currency market, the Australian dollar is lower on Wednesday against the US dollar. Risk off sentiment was broadly pervasive through the currency markets especially with European stocks set to follow A...More..

Defending champions beaten in opening FIBA Asia Cup match
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

Defending champions beaten in opening FIBA Asia Cup match

Defending champions China suffered defeat to The Philippines in a repeat of the 2015 final as the two nations began their International Basketball Federation ( FIBA) Asia Cup campaigns in Lebanon . China ...More..