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General Electric Company (GE) PT Lowered to $28.00 at Citigroup Inc

It has underperformed by 7.39% the S&P500. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now owns 175,717 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $4,507,141.05. Georgia-based Tnb Finance has invested 0.14% in Dow Chemical Co (NYSE:DOW). Cypress Asset Management Tx reported 343,119 shares. Glenmede Trust Na holds 0% or 100 shares in its portfolio. Read More »

Listeria concerns prompt massive recall of vegetables sold in Walmart, ALDI

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Mann Packing is recalling several vegetable products over concerns of possible Listeria contamination, including (Clockwise L-R): Mann's Family Favorites California Stir Fry, Mann's Fmaily Favorites Broccoli Wokly, Man's Family Favorites Vegetable Medley, Man's Nourish Bowls Monterey Risotto, Mann's Rainbow Salad, Man's Power Blend, Mann's Culinary Cuts Cauliettes Chopped Cauliflower, Mann's Family Favorites Cauliflower Chou-Fleur. Read More »

Crude Oil Prices - Weekly Outlook: October 23 - 27

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Global benchmark Brent crude was trading at $57.81 a barrel at 1146 GMT, up 6 cents. Iraqi forces retook the oil-rich Kirkuk area, throwing into question Kurdistan's ability to export oil through Turkey and raising doubts about investments from big oil companies such as Chevron Corp. Read More »

The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE: PG)

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Procter & Gamble Co/The now has $225.04B valuation. The stock rose 0.11% or $0.1 reaching $88.35 per share. In other news, SVP Valarie L. Sheppard sold 20,175 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, August 22nd. TheStreet downgraded the shares of PG in report on Tuesday, August 4 to "Hold" rating. Morgan Stanley maintained Pfizer Inc. Since May 1, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 7 insider sales for $17.28 million activity. Read More »

Analysts See $2.45 EPS for Alaska Air Group, Inc. (ALK)

The company has a consensus rating of "Buy" and a consensus price target of $103.15. Stifel Nicolaus maintained it with "Buy" rating and $14500 target in Thursday, May 25 report. Therefore 71% are positive. 09/11/2017 - Alaska Air Group, Inc. had its "overweight" rating reiterated by analysts at Morgan Stanley. Imperial Capital raised their price target on shares of Alaska Air Group from $74.00 to $84.00 and gave the company an "in-line" rating in a report on Friday, October 21st. Read More »

Russia's Lavrov calls for Iraq-Kurd dialogue

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The referendum set off a chain of events, culminating in a military confrontation between Erbil and Baghdad . The loss of Kirkuk and other contentious areas started a new political debate in KRG, with each party blaming the others for the blunder. Read More »

Vegetables sold at Walmart, Trader Joe's Recalled for Listeria

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The recall includes Brussels sprouts, broccoli and vegetable medley products distributed throughout the United States and Canada with "best if used by" dates from October 11 to 20. Listeria infections can be fatal in the young, the elderly, anyone with damaged immune systems and can cause pregnancy miscarriages or stillbirths. Read More »

Consolidated (COKE) Holdings Reduced by Ameriprise Financial Inc

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In the last three months, insiders sold 366,835 shares of company stock worth $16,874,246. The P/E ratio is 48.98 and market cap is 197.82B. The shares were sold at an average price of $46.10, for a total value of $4,610,000.00. Seaward Management Limited Partnership sold 7,010 shares as Coca (KO)'s stock rose 6.48%. DOUGLAS J ALEXANDER JR also sold $951,500 worth of The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) shares. Read More »

Britain's Spire rejects Mediclinic takeover bid

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South Africa's Mediclinic, which owns nearly 30% of Spire, approached the company last week with an offer that valued its shares at 298.6 pence each, Spire said in a statement on Monday. Following the UK's split from the European Union in 2019, reduced labour mobility and a drop in the national income used to fund public services is likely to bring additional pressures on the nation's underfunded, overcrowded health-care system. Read More »

Northwestern edges Iowa 17-10 in overtime after back-and-forth finish

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The drop, the last of a almost a half dozen by the Hawkeyes during the game, came after the Wildcats had taken the lead on a 1-yard carry by Clayton Thorson in Northwestern's overtime possession. Northwestern , which trailed 7-0 at the half, tied the score on a 6-yard run by Jeremy Larkin in the third quarter and took a 10-7 lead midway through the fourth on a 30-yard field goal by Charlie Kuhbander . Read More »

My tweets won me the White House

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Trump added: "And by the way, I spoke the name of the young man". "I will say this", Trump said, "I want to get it by the end of the year, but I'd be very disappointed if it took that long". In September, the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Justice Department said in a court filing "they have no records related to wiretaps as described" by tweets from Trump. Read More »

USA deficit grows 13.6% in 2017, now 3.5% of GDP

The US budget deficit grew to US$666 billion in fiscal year 2017, up 13.6 per cent from the year before, according to official data released Friday. Though federal revenues are at an all-time high, expenditures grew even faster, producing a deficit equal to 3.5% of Gross Domestic Product. Read More »

BMO Capital Markets Reaffirms Hold Rating for Omnicom Group Inc. (OMC)

The stock saw a move of 1.00% during the latest trading session. MEDNAX Inc (NYSE:MD) has declined 18.20% since October 20, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 77.78% the S&P500. Analysts predict that Omnicom Group will post $5.09 earnings per share for the current year. (NYSE: OMC ). Moreover, Ct Mason has 1.99% invested in Omnicom Group Inc . Read More »

En China, el pensamiento de Xi Jinping es equiparado al de Mao

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Hijo de Xi Zhongxun -fundador de la guerrilla comunista y perteneciente a la casta de los "príncipes rojos", descendientes de los revolucionarios que llegaron al poder en 1949, antes de la purga ordenada por Mao- Xi intentó hacer olvidar estos orígenes y cultiva una imagen de dirigente cercano al pueblo. Read More »

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE: WMT)

The stock decreased 2.59% or $0.22 on October 20, reaching $8.28. MAXIMUS, Inc. (NYSE:MMS) has risen 15.99% since October 22, 2016 and is uptrending. Rational Advisors LLC lowered its stake in shares of Wal-Mart Stores Inc (NYSE: WMT ) by 19.1% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. Read More »

Home BancShares, Inc. (NASDAQ:HOMB) Trading Down - Short interest fell by -7.04%

As analysts monitor volatile markets in recent weeks they have updated their price targets on shares of Home BancShares, Inc. HOMB stock is active as around 1.52 million shares exchanged on hands in the today trading session. Bemis Company, Inc. (BMS) is recuperating from the fall at $40.6, the 52-week low. Home BancShares ( NASDAQ HOMB ) opened at 24.11 on Friday. Shares of the company are trading at $24.11 marginally over the 50 day moving average which is $24.10 and a tad under the 200 ... Read More »

Investors Sell Align Technology, Inc. (ALGN) on Strength (ALGN)

The legal version of this piece can be viewed at https://www.truebluetribune.com/2017/10/21/the-manufacturers-life-insurance-company-has-11-96-million-holdings-in-align-technology-inc-algn.html. Credit Suisse Group reiterated an "outperform" rating and issued a $170.00 price objective (up previously from $140.00) on shares of Align Technology in a research note on Thursday, July 13th. Read More »

Walt Disney Company (The) (DIS) Shares Bought by Tdam USA Inc

Lab.Cp Of Amer Hldgs. now has $15.54B valuation. The stock decreased 0.24% or $0.58 on October 20, reaching $236.67. (DIS)'s stock declined 2.31%. Analysts await Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS) to report earnings on November, 9. It also reduced Whole Foods Mkt Inc (NASDAQ:WFM) stake by 122,987 shares and now owns 6,084 shares. Acadian Asset Management LLC lifted its stake in shares of Walt Disney Company (The ) by 88.8% during the 1st quarter. Read More »

The Holowesko Partners Ltd. Increases Stake in Baidu, Inc. (BIDU)

The institutional investor held 378,300 shares of the basic industries company at the end of 2017Q2, valued at $20.03 million, up from 335,900 at the end of the previous reported quarter. RBC Capital Markets maintained the stock with "Sector Perform" rating in Friday, November 20 report. The rating was maintained by Jefferies on Tuesday, October 3 with "Buy". Read More »

Last letter to survive sinking of the Titanic

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Mr Holverson, a successful salesman, wrote the letter to his mother while travelling on the ill-fated ship with his wife, Mary. Holversons intent would have been to post the letter in NY. She never remarried - and according to Encyclopaedia Titanica, she was buried with her husband in NY after dying of kidney failure in 1918 at the age of 41. Read More »

The Timothy Riitters Sold 4900 Shares of Pure Storage, Inc. (PSTG) Stock

Principal Financial Group Inc. bought a new position in shares of Pure Storage during the second quarter worth about $166,000. Analysts expect next quarter's EPS will be $0.06 and the next full year EPS is projected to be $0.04. The business had revenue of $224.50 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $217.97 million. Currently, the stock has a 1 Year Price Target of $16.56. Read More »

SunTrust Banks, Inc. (STI) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results

Comparatively, STI is expected to grow at a 9.05% annual rate. The 52-week low of the stock stands at $44.71 while the current level stands at 87.41% of the 52-week High-Low range. The original version of this news story can be read at https://stocknewstimes.com/2017/10/20/suntrust-banks-inc-sti-downgraded-by-fbr-co-to-neutral.html. Read More »