Investors warm to the Fed's rate move and weigh Trump's 'skinny' budget

A protracted bout of weakness for the US dollar would be seen as positive for commodities priced in the currency, said Richard Franulovich, a forex analyst at Westpac. "These structurally positive industry conditions support CSL's above-market volume... More..

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Tigers fight to the wire, fall to Notre Dame 58-60
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Tigers fight to the wire, fall to Notre Dame 58-60

Princeton missed a triple that would have tied the game, but a tip-in brought the deficit back to one with 13 seconds left. The ball clanged off the front rim, an inch from ending Notre Dame's season. This crea...More..

European Stocks Slip in Broad Decline Before Dutch Election, Fed
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

European Stocks Slip in Broad Decline Before Dutch Election, Fed

With just one day to go until the Federal Reserve's rate decision, futures traders held fast to their wagers that an interest-rate increase is a virtual certainty; policy updates from central banks in the U.K.,...More..

Woman's battery-operated headphones explode mid-flight, suffers burn injuries
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Woman's battery-operated headphones explode mid-flight, suffers burn injuries

She promptly removed the headphones and tossed them on the floor, and flight attendants doused the headphones in water. You may not have to worry about Samsung Galaxy Note 7's catching fire on flights anymore...More..

by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Federal Reserve Press Release in Plain English 30.0

Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen sought to reassure investors that the U.S. central bank's latest interest rate increase was not a paradigm shift to a trigger-happy policy driven by fears of faster inflation...More..

(ORCL) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Bank of America Corp
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

(ORCL) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Bank of America Corp

Among 11 analysts covering Realogy Holdings Corporation ( NYSE:RLGY ), 4 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 6 Hold. Oracle noted that its cloud software as a service (SaaS) and platform as a service (PaaS) revenue...More..

by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Pretium Resources Inc. (NYSE:PVG)

The PVG ratings chart showed that 2 gave HOLD ratings for the current month as 1 analyst opting for Overweight option for same period, whereas, 1 analyst out of pool gave UNDERWEIGHT rating. The stock exchanged...More..

TSX up modestly, Canada Goose shares take off
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

TSX up modestly, Canada Goose shares take off

Shares in Canada Goose Holdings, an iconic retail brand, surged 40 per cent in their trading debut on Thursday after raising C$340-million ($256-million) in an initial public offering. Canada Goose was found...More..

by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Why Investors remained confident on Adobe Systems Incorporated (ADBE), Deere & Company (DE)?

Adobe Systems Incorporated ( ADBE ) have shown a high EPS growth of 7.00% in the last 5 years and has earnings decline of 86.70% yoy. Adobe Systems Incorporated has a 12 month low of $84.63 and a 12 month hi...More..

Rubicon Project Appoints Michael Barrett as CEO
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Rubicon Project Appoints Michael Barrett as CEO

In terms of earnings per share, 9 analysts have a 0.10 EPS mean target for the quarter ending Mar-17, for the quarter ending Jun-17, 9 analysts have a 0.15 EPS mean target and for the quarter ending Jun-17 ther...More..

by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

GOP Senator Defends EPA Cuts: They Are 'Brainwashing Our Kids'

Elkins, Jr comes in response to Pruitt's rejection of scientific evidence that human activity is a significant contributor to global warming, as well as reports that he coordinated closely with the oil and gas ...More..

Stock Earnings Estimates in Limelight: Catalyst Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:CPRX)
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Stock Earnings Estimates in Limelight: Catalyst Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:CPRX)

Investors expected a price target of -0.06 for this quarter. Separately, Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Catalyst Pharmaceuticals from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a research report on ...More..

Market focus shifts to pace of Fed rate hikes
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Market focus shifts to pace of Fed rate hikes

The S&P 500 added 19.81 points, or 0.84 percent, to 2,385.26. The dollar index, which measures the greenback against six other major currencies, rose 0.3 percent. "For those looking for a rebalancing of the...More..

Toronto Dominion Bank (The) (NYSE:TD) Receives An Update From Brokers
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Toronto Dominion Bank (The) (NYSE:TD) Receives An Update From Brokers

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Toronto-Dominion Bank from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research report on Tuesday, March 7th. Toronto-Dominion Bank (NYSE:TD) is expected to release the...More..

Small drone 'shot with Patriot missile'
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Small drone 'shot with Patriot missile'

However, Perkins explained that while the Patriot made short work of the quadcopter, it wasn't a very economically sound way of dealing with malicious drones. " There's ways to get at this with electronic warfa...More..

Digging Up the Facts on Dollar General Corporation (DG)
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Digging Up the Facts on Dollar General Corporation (DG)

The stock was down 0.7% at $74.56 in early trading indications. In the fourth quarter of fiscal 2016, sales at stores open at least a year rose 1%, and were up a mere 0.9% for the full year. from a buy rating...More..

Lufthansa profit flies high on lower costs
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Lufthansa profit flies high on lower costs

The company further said that reduction in unit costs are expected to continue to offset a large part of higher fuel costs and lower unit revenues at the passenger airlines. The group will have to "further redu...More..

UK Firms Prepare for Post-Brexit World Even Before Talks Begin
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

UK Firms Prepare for Post-Brexit World Even Before Talks Begin

The second, tabled by Labour Lords leader Baroness of Smith of Basildon, demands the establishment of a joint committee of the Commons and the Lords "to consider and report on the terms and options" for a vot...More..

Sell-side is Weighing in on Rockwell Collins, Inc. (NYSE:COL) Earnings
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Sell-side is Weighing in on Rockwell Collins, Inc. (NYSE:COL) Earnings

Seaport Global Securities began coverage on shares of Rockwell Collins in a research report on Wednesday, December 21st. They set an outperform rating on the stock. The original version of this story can be acc...More..

An Oxford comma changed this court case completely
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

An Oxford comma changed this court case completely

The case went all the way to an appeals court, which determined that, despite the absence of a serial comma that would indicate that "packing for shipment" and "distribution" are two different jobs exempted f...More..

USA 30-year mortgage rates hit highest since Dec -Freddie Mac
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

USA 30-year mortgage rates hit highest since Dec -Freddie Mac

The adjustable-rate mortgage share of activity increased to 8.2 percent of total applications, the highest level since October 2014. "Surprisingly, refinance application volume increased for the week, perhaps...More..

Visa developing sunglasses you can use to pay for stuff
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Visa developing sunglasses you can use to pay for stuff

The glasses look like a normal pair of sunglasses - with the addition of a small contactless chip that allows the sunglasses to work as a contactless payment method. There is nothing that will stop someone from...More..

by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Analyst Recommendations Watch: Corindus Vascular Robotics Inc. (CVRS)

The company posted losses of $9.8 million, or 8¢ per share, on sales of $538,000 for the 3 months ended December 31, with losses growing 35.4% while overall sales shrunk 35.3% compared with its prior 4th quarte...More..

China c.bank raises interest rate on SLF loans
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

China c.bank raises interest rate on SLF loans

The Hang Seng index ended up 2.1 percent at 24,288.28 points, its highest close since early August, 2015. The higher rates were results of changes in market demand and supply and did not indicate a shift in C...More..

Canada limits recreational drone use as incidents soar
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Canada limits recreational drone use as incidents soar

The Minister of Transport, Marc Garneau, said Thursday that the current regulations for recreational drone operators haven't done enough to curb "very worrying incidents" of near-collisions between drones and a...More..

by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

What are Analysts report about: BioCryst Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:BCRX)

Taking notice on volatility measures, price volatility of stock was 1.00% for a week and 1.10% for a month. These analysts and investment firms use various valuation methods to decide a price target for a st...More..

Unusual Volume Spikes For: Jabil Circuit Inc. (NYSE:JBL)
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Unusual Volume Spikes For: Jabil Circuit Inc. (NYSE:JBL)

RBC Capital Markets downgraded Brookfield Asset Management Inc (NYSE:BAM) rating on Friday, February 10. Raymond James Financial, Inc. downgraded shares of Jabil Circuit from a "strong-buy" rating to a "marke...More..

Uber Rival Grab Boosts Research & Development With 800 New Jobs
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Uber Rival Grab Boosts Research & Development With 800 New Jobs

TODAY understands that the company is looking at a number of locations in the financial district, including Marina One, an integrated development in the Marina Bay financial district. The centre in Vietnam will...More..

by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Momentum Stocks in Focus: JC Penney Company, Inc. (JCP), Transocean Ltd. (RIG)

Investors expected a price target of 0.25 for this quarter. Elkfork Partners LLC acquired a new position in shares of J C Penney Company during the fourth quarter worth approximately $100,000. According to th...More..

ICICI Bank Limited (NYSE:IBN) Broker Price Targets For The Coming Week
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

ICICI Bank Limited (NYSE:IBN) Broker Price Targets For The Coming Week

ICICI Bank presently has an average rating of "Hold" and an average target price of $9.25. While to figure out more clear vision, firm's returns on investment calculated as 4.50%; it gives answer about efficien...More..

Oil Investments Sink On OPEC, Saudi Data
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Oil Investments Sink On OPEC, Saudi Data

Weekly data from EIA shows that United States oil production is above 9.0 million bpd and latest EIA forecasts show that oil production could average 9.2 million bpd this year. OPEC's oil cuts helped stabiliz...More..

by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Australia hauls in gas majors to boost local supply, cap prices

The $150 million 100MW grid-scale battery will be privately-owned but be "on call" when the state requires it. Energy Networks Australia CEO John Bradley, whose organisation has previously attacked the Renewa...More..

Analysts At Peel Hunt Reiterated Balfour Beatty PLC (LON:BBY) As Add
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Analysts At Peel Hunt Reiterated Balfour Beatty PLC (LON:BBY) As Add

The group made a pre tax profit of £ 60m compared to a £123m loss last time on revenue up to £8.5bn from £8.2bn. Hargreaves Lansdown analyst Nicholas Hyett said Balfour appeared to be building momentum after...More..

China, Saudi Arabia Sign 14 Cooperation Agreements Worth $65Bln - Beijing
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

China, Saudi Arabia Sign 14 Cooperation Agreements Worth $65Bln - Beijing

The agreement was one of many signed between China and Saudi Arabia during Saudi King Salman's visit to Beijing. A memorandum of understanding on production capacity and investment collaboration between the two...More..

by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

PBS Fires Back at Trump's Budget Elimination: Costs Small, Benefits Tangible

Some Republican politicians have been trying to strip all funding from the CPB since the 1970s. Trump would also cut funding entirely for the National Endowment for the Humanities, the Legal Services Corporatio...More..