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Italy's Prysmian to buy USA rival General Cable for €3bn

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Piedmont Investment Advisors LLC acquired a new position in shares of General Cable in the 2nd quarter worth approximately $175,000. The top 5 institutional holders, in ascending order, are as follows: BLACKROCK INC. Parkside Retail Bank Tru has 0% invested in General Cable Corporation (NYSE: BGC ) for 38 shares. General Cable had a negative net margin of 4.71% and a positive return on equity of 43.57%. Read More »

The Synchrony Financial (SYF) Downgraded by TheStreet to C+

Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF) hasconsensus analyst target price is $38. Keefe, Bruyette & Woods reiterated a buy rating and set a $39.00 target price on shares of Synchrony Financial in a research report on Thursday, October 12th. The correct version of this piece of content can be viewed at https://stocknewstimes.com/2017/12/05/caisse-de-depot-et-placement-du-quebec-buys-3966900-shares-of-synchrony-financial-syf.html. Read More »

Westpac Banking Corp Reduces Position in Merck & Company, Inc. (NYSE:MRK)

With 100 avg volume, 6629 days are for MEGACABLE HOLDING ORD (OTCMKTS:MHSDF)'s short sellers to cover MHSDF's short positions. The SI to Systemax Incorporated's float is 2.37%. Its up 0.08, from 0.99 in 2017Q1. 111 funds opened positions while 603 raised stakes. First Wilshire Securities Management Inc owns 158,287 shares or 1.11% of their U.S. Read More »

Understanding the Latest Financial Performance of The Williams Companies, Inc. (NYSE:WMB)

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Among 18 analysts covering Williams Companies Inc. (AMAT) stake by 4% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Aviva Public Limited Com has 0.09% invested in The Williams Companies, Inc. Since June 15, 2017, it had 2 insider purchases, and 0 sales for $928,073 activity. Nasdaq.com's article titled: "Williams Companies Inc (WMB) President & CEO Alan S Armstrong Bought $163380 ..." and published on November 16, 2017 is yet another important article. Read More »

Tdam USA Inc. Acquires New Stake in Delphi Automotive PLC (DLPH)

The stock decreased 0.17% or $0.13 during the last trading session, reaching $78.11. About 3.01 million shares traded or 73.79% up from the average. It has outperformed by 7.57% the S&P500. Bokf Na reported 9,195 shares. Balyasny Asset Management Ltd Liability Company owns 9,895 shares. Nine Masts Cap Ltd accumulated 0.07% or 6,650 shares. Read More »

Bay Street In Doldrums As Bank Earnings Wind Down

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Acadian Asset Management LLC raised its position in shares of Bank of Montreal by 12.8% in the first quarter. Over the last five trading sessions, the stock has moved 0.64%. Bank of Montreal's new chief executive officer, Darryl White, says he wants a greater share of earnings coming from the U.S. He's seeing some progress. Read More »

Pizza Hut testing beer delivery in Phoenix

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Starting today, Pizza Hut will test beer delivery first in Phoenix, Arizona. Pizza Hut says wine delivery will roll out in Phoenix in January, but has not released any additional details yet. A spokesman said it would consider testing beer delivery in the future. The company still hasn't decided which wines to deliver, or whether it should offer full bottles or single servings. Read More »

Toll Brothers Inc (NYSE: TOL)

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The stock's price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months is 1.41 and price to book ratio for the most recent quarter is 1.83, whereas price to cash per share for the most recent quarter are 8.43. Its up 0.41, from 0.94 in 2017Q1. Companies that have a market capitalization $300 million - $ 2 billion are classified as small-cap companies. The return on assets ratio shows how well management is employing the company's total assets to make a profit. Read More »

(NYSE: JPM) - Hot Stock in the Spotlight

The institutional investor held 76,527 shares of the major banks company at the end of 2017Q2, valued at $7.00M, down from 129,778 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Rainier Investment Management LLC's holdings in J P Morgan Chase & Co were worth $4,261,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. (NASDAQ:AVID) to report earnings on March, 22. Read More »

Apple Inc. (AAPL) Position Increased by Robeco Institutional Asset Management BV

It has outperformed by 45.78% the S&P500. (NASDAQ: AAPL ). Private Advisor Group Llc holds 2.15% in Apple Inc . It increased, as 62 investors sold Apple Inc . (NASDAQ: AAPL ). Mirador Cap Prns Lp accumulated 27,212 shares. While this sounds great in theory, high insider ownership can actually lead to the opposite result, a management team that is unaccountable because they can keep their jobs under nearly any circumstance. Read More »

GM's Marketplace feature lets you buy stuff with your auto

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There's also the ability to reserve a table at certain restaurants, and a "shop" section that notifies owners of deals related to their vehicles. "Marketplace will be much different". There will be limits to the functionality of the new marketplace feature since it's created to be used while driving. It leverages machine learning from real-time interaction data, such as location, time of day and a driver's established digital relationship with third-party merchants, to offer highly ... Read More »

Gold holds steady amid softer dollar

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However, an ongoing investigation into contacts between Trump's election campaign and Russian Federation, after Michael Flynn, former national security adviser to the President, pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI, sparked concerns among lawmakers and weighed on market sentiment. Read More »

Instagram adds content warnings for koala selfies

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HuffPost reports that starting this week, if you search for common hashtags associated with photos of humans posing with wildlife-for example, #lionselfie-you will be notified that these images generally have some sordid connections. The hashtags still auto-populate in search results. Tourists would pose for pictures and the even more nefarious ones would actually sell endangered animals illegally of course on Instagram. Read More »

Sale of €5.5m 'peace diamond' to aid Sierra Leone

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The egg-sized, 709-carat diamond found by a Christian pastor was bought at auction in NY by Laurence Graff, a British billionaire and jeweller, according to the Rapaport Group , an global diamond trading network that handled the sale. The government was expecting about $7 million. Two months later, authorities announced they would try selling it again . Diamonds fuelled a decadelong civil war in Sierra Leone, ending in 2002, in which rebels forced civilians to mine the stones and bought ... Read More »

INTC) — Intel Corporation (NASDAQ

Looking into last 5 trades, the stock observed a return of nearly 0.00%. It has outperformed by 2.77% the S&P500. Nehal Chopra increased its stake in T Mobile Us Inc (TMUS) by 11.98% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. Read More »

CVS Health Confirms Major Acquisition

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CVS Health had 57 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Goldman Sachs maintained the stock with "Neutral" rating in Tuesday, August 18 report. Addenda owns 66,151 shares or 0.4% of their USA portfolio. 165,646 are held by Whittier. 3,597 are held by Pinebridge Invests Ltd Partnership. Several analysts have released their opinion on CVS Health Corporation (NYSE:CVS), with 8 analysts believing it is a strong buy. Read More »

International Trade Balance Widened to 9-Month High in October

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The bigger than expected increase in the size of the deficit was primarily due to a jump in the value of imports, which surged up by 1.6% to USD244.6 billion. Imports of services grew 0.7% to $45.2 billion in October. Exports of goods to Mexico rose US$22.1 billion for the month, a three-year high. In October, the United States ran a surplus of $20.3 billion with the rest of the world in services such as banking and tourism. Read More »

Holder Gmt Capital Corp Upped Mgm Resorts International (MGM) Position

It has outperformed by 28.58% the S&P500. Park West Asset Management Llc decreased Eagle Pharmaceuticals Inc (EGRX) stake by 16.69% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Nordea Invest Mngmt reported 15,493 shares. (NASDAQ:ATVI) for 87,592 shares. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now directly owns 8,961 shares in the company, valued at $301,448.04. Read More »

What the Chart Means for Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (COG)

The broad Independent Oil & Gas industry has an average P/S ratio of 79.37, which is significantly worse than the sector's 15.62. In other Cabot Oil & Gas news, Director Robert Kelley bought 2,000 shares of the stock in a transaction on Tuesday, October 31st. Read More »

Starbucks Corporation (SBUX) Position Increased by Lee Capital Management LP

For this year, Starbucks Corporation ((NASDAQ: SBUX )) is performing 5.84%. It has underperformed by 4.22% the S&P500. Cypress Asset Mgmt Tx holds 0.1% or 8,485 shares. It also upped Vanguard Mid Cap Growth Index (VOT) stake by 15,132 shares and now owns 49,322 shares. Nxp Semiconductors Nv (NASDAQ:NXPI) was reduced too. Read More »

KBC Group NV Reduces Position in NXP Semiconductors NV (NXPI)

Finally, Stratos Wealth Partners LTD. grew its position in shares of NXP Semiconductors by 22.7% during the second quarter. NXP Semiconductors N.V. ( NXPI ) opened the session with a $114.01 price tag, later ranging from $113.9259 to $115, the range at which the stock has traded at throughout the day. Read More »

MI5 prevented nine terror attacks in past year

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Twenty-two people died in Abedi's attack on an Ariana Grande concert at Manchester Arena in May. Manchester suicide bomber Salman Abedi had twice been a "subject of interest" in MI5 investigations in the years before last May's attack, but those investigations were later closed and interest in Abedi was downgraded. Read More »

Jimmy Kimmel's Son Undergoes Second Heart Surgery

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Initially, Billy's operation was scheduled for the last week of October, but it was postponed due to the common cold. On Monday, a press release from ABC revealed that Billy had just had another "scheduled and successful heart surgery". Read More »

Davidson DA & Company Upped United Technologies (UTX) Stake

It has outperformed by 6.29% the S&P500. Maryland Cap Management reported 3,428 shares stake. Kings Point Management, a New York-based fund reported 176 shares. Its down 0.49, from 1.14 in 2017Q1. It dropped, as 39 investors sold UTX shares while 553 reduced holdings. The most recent non open market insider trade was completed by AMATO ELIZABETH B on 11/07/2017, and was a disposition of 125 shares with a final price of $0. Read More »

EPL: Difficult to catch extraordinary Manchester City, says Antonio Conte

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Despite Chelsea clinching six wins from their last seven games, Fabregas knows the Blues need City to start dropping points to give them any chance of retaining their crown. This season he has continued to work very hard, showed me great commitment and behaviour and the coach has to make the best decision. "What is 30? Nothing". Read More »

Why Traders Are Chasing United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS), SUPERVALU Inc. (SVU)

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The stock increased 0.14% or $0.1 during the last trading session, reaching $69.18. Further, company shares have been seen trading -1.39% off of the 52 week high and 17.81% away from the 52 week low. Sunbelt Securities invested 0.65% in United Parcel Service, Inc. The company has market cap of $106.61 billion. It operates in three divisions: U.S. It has a 30.58 P/E ratio. Read More »

Are Analysts Bearish EQT Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:EQM) After Last Week?

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It closed at $19.55 lastly. (NASDAQ:IONS) are 4.4%; -1.44% for the month; 5.06% for the last quarter; 17.31% for the past six-months; and 37.74% for the last 12 months. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, November 18 by Deutsche Bank. Stifel Nicolaus maintained Rush Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE:AMBR) rating on Sunday, July 30. Read More »