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Audit Alleges Firm Behind Fearless Girl Statue Paid Women Significantly Less

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The settlement comes as a result of a 2012 audit conducted by the Department of Labor that found an issue of pay disparity in the company. According to the Labor Department, State Street, the asset management firm that installed the statue-which has been hailed by some as a powerful symbol of female equality-has paid women in top leadership roles less men in similar positions. Read More »

Brookdale Senior Living Inc

BidaskClub lowered shares of Brookdale Senior Living from a "sell" rating to a "strong sell" rating in a report on Saturday, August 12th. The firm's stock has a market capitalization of $2.02 bln. (NYSE:BKD) tumbled -14.49% year-to-date. Ifc Holding Fl reported 29,129 shares. Jefferies upgraded Brookdale Senior Living, Inc. (NYSE:BKD). Sei holds 366 shares. Read More »

Yum! Brands, Inc. (YUM) Shares Bought by Gotham Asset Management LLC

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They issued a "buy" rating and a $88.00 target price for the company. Royal Bank Of Canada restated an "outperform" rating and issued a $83.00 target price on shares of Yum! Finally, Deutsche Bank AG restated a "hold" rating and issued a $75.00 target price (up from $71.00) on shares of Yum! Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, five have assigned a hold rating and five have assigned a buy rating to the company. Read More »

Atwood Oceanics, Inc. (ATW), Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY)

Where the relative strength index (RSI ) is a technical momentum indicator that compares the magnitude of recent gains to recent losses in an attempt to determine excess buying & selling conditions of an asset, it is one of the most popular technical indicators, computed on the basis of the speed and direction of a stock's price movement. Read More »

Officials to review security after British PM May targeted by prankster

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Blunt, the Conservative MP for Reigate, told Sam Delaney : "If you look at the details of exactly what Boris has been saying I don't think it differs an iota from the Government's position". The interruption came just as she was turning to speak about the opposition Labor leader. "I was about to talk about someone I want to give a P45 to: Jeremy Corbyn", she said to a standing ovation. Read More »

Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) (NYSE:GMZ) Valuation According To Analysts

The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc .'s ROA is now valued at 0.90% * with a ROI value of 1.30% *. It has outperformed by 22.53% the S&P500. Goldman Sachs Asset Management, L.P. That's a potential 7.74 gain from where (NYSE:CLF) has been trading recently. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.83 in 2017 Q2. CLF comes in with a P/S ratio of 0.94 that's below 1, potentially implying that it could be cheap relative to the overall sector (13.63) and its peers (90.48). Read More »

Musk: Tesla can rebuild Puerto Rico power grid

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Tesla reportedly sent employees to install "hundreds" of Powerwall units in Puerto Rico in the wake of Maria to aid in the recovery efforts, so the question isn't too far out of left field. The island's sole electricity utility Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority (PREPA) is in $9 million debt, and the grid was suffering from often outages due to poor maintenance. Read More »

Tata Steel shares jump almost 5%; mcap rises by Rs 3031 cr

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Indian shares rose sharply on Friday as Tata Steel unveiled strong quarterly production figures and investors waited for the outcome of a GST Council meeting later in the day. On the other hand, Hero Motocorp (1.50%), Housing Development Finance Corporation (1.26%), ICICI Bank (0.76%), Bajaj Auto (0.72%), Tata Motors (0.44%), and Tata Consultancy Services (0.32%) were the major losers in the Sensex. Read More »

US Weekly Jobless Claims Drop More Than Expected To 260000

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Employers report the number of employees that have worked at least one hour in a month to the federal government during whatever week the 12 day of the month falls in. Even so, average hourly earnings may have accelerated to a 0.3 percent monthly gain in September from 0.1 percent the previous month. A top economist is warning that U.S.jobs numbers will take a hit from recent hurricanes wreaking havoc in southern states such as Texas and Florida. Read More »

Future Retail, Shoppers Stop rally 6-9% on HyperCity deal

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Future Retail said the deal would be completed in three to five months. Future Retail's flagship brands include Big Bazaar, Fashion at Big Bazaar, and Food Bazaar. The acquisition will give Big Bazaar access to a premium brand and great locations in metros. Future Group is an Indian private conglomerate, headquartered in Mumbai. Read More »

'Bump Stock' Company Suspends Sales In Wake Of Las Vegas Shooting

While out and about in his tiny hometown one day, Cottle had been shooting on a ranch with a buddy, when the pair grew frustrated as they weren't able to get their shots out as quickly as they hoped to. The "bump stock" essentially uses the force of the gun's recoil after a shot is fired to trigger another shot nearly instantly. An employee of a Raleigh, N.C., gun store demonstrates how a "bump stock" works. Read More »

Ryanair CEO promises pilots significant improvements in pay, conditions

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In the letter Mr O'Leary is said to have asked pilots not to abandon the company and offered them incentives to stay. In a statement, Norwegian Air said: "We can confirm that 140 pilots have joined us from Ryanair this year". "Pilot recruitment is also underway for more pilots for our new Dublin base opening later this year". 'I treat you with the respect you are due as senior professionals in Ryanair , and I equally expect each of you to ensure that Ryanair is treated with the ... Read More »

British PM to tell her divided government to 'shape up'

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Calling it a "deep and special partnership", May reassured European citizens living in the United Kingdom that they are welcome here and urged negotiators to reach agreement on this policy "because we want you to stay ". sometimes when things happen you have to take responsibility for them". Some of the Prime Minister's critics have claimed her cough was a metaphor for her leadership and that she is finished, but others say she revealed a more human side. Read More »

Catalonian Government claims victory in referendum

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Following the vote, Puigdemont said Catalonia had "won the right to an independent state". He said he wanted a new understanding with the central government in Madrid. He also appealed for global mediation to help solve the growing crisis. Puigdemont criticized Spain's King Felipe VI who on Tuesday lambasted the "irresponsible behavior" of the Catalan leaders. Read More »

How Analysts Rated Energy Transfer Equity LP (NYSE:ETE) Last Week?

The stock rose 1.47% or $1.1 reaching $75.79. The company shares sank -94.11% from their peak of $45.54 and now has a $97.89 million market value of equity. The insider GATES WILLIAM H III sold 3.00M shares worth $207.65M. Atlantic Trust Gru Ltd Limited Liability Company invested in 2.02% or 4.67M shares. Read More »

NeoPhotonics Corporation (NYSE:NPTN) Sees Significantly Lower Trading Volume

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Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. grew its stake in shares of NeoPhotonics Corporation by 0.6% in the second quarter. Morgan Stanley holds 0% or 119,127 shares in its portfolio. The stock of NeoPhotonics Corp (NYSE: NPTN ) earned "Outperform" rating by Raymond James on Thursday, August 24. The firm earned "Overweight" rating on Tuesday, February 23 by Piper Jaffray. Read More »

Going Through the Chart for AK Steel Holding Corporation (AKS)

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State of Alaska Department of Revenue now owns 7,706 shares of the basic materials company's stock worth $118,000 after buying an additional 3,416 shares during the last quarter. The legal version of this piece can be viewed at https://weekherald.com/2017/10/05/brandywine-global-investment-management-llc-buys-new-position-in-ak-steel-holding-corporation-aks.html. Read More »

Texas Instruments Incorporated (TXN) Shares Bought by Ffcm LLC

About 602,171 shares traded. Texas Instruments Incorporated ( TXN ) has made its way to a 12-month gain of 30.03%. It has outperformed by 23.61% the S&P500. Stifel Nicolaus maintained it with "Hold" rating and $8500 target in Thursday, May 25 report. The firm has "Market Perform" rating by Cowen & Co given on Thursday, October 27. Read More »

Steel Dynamics, Inc. (NASDAQ:STLD) Valuation According To Analysts

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However, if the WETF shares go below $10.15 then it would indicate a much weaker market for the company. (NasdaqGS: STLD ) is 9. A score of nine indicates a high value stock, while a score of one indicates a low value stock. Finally, Zacks Investment Research raised Steel Dynamics from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a research note on Wednesday, July 26th. On average, equities analysts forecast that Steel Dynamics will post $2.71 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. Read More »

Amazon's Echo line is headed for India and Japan

Like televisions and vacuum cleaners and refrigerators before it, speakers are getting smarter - and two of Silicon Valley's biggest tech companies are racing to be the ones providing the brains. It has a sleek and compact design and is shaped like a hockey puck. The Play:5 is the largest, and more expensive option. With Echo's far-field voice control, users can do all these tasks from across the room using just their voice. Read More »

Regulators are planning a crackdown on payday loans

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Currently, payday and auto title lenders in OH are exploiting a loophole in state law in order to broker loans of more than 45 days with unlimited fees and no consumer safeguards, and those longer-term loans are not covered by the CFPB's recent action which only covers loans lasting 45 days or fewer. Read More »

Plus DI Higher Than Minus DI on Shares of Abbvie Inc (ABBV)

Accident Compensation Corp now owns 66,200 shares of the company's stock worth $4,314,000 after buying an additional 13,100 shares during the last quarter. Moreover, California Public Employees Retirement System has 0% invested in the company for 10,592 shares. This represents a $2.56 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.85%. Read More »

ON Semiconductor Corporation (ON) Director Sells $171562.50 in Stock

ON Semiconductor Corporation (ON) average trading volume of 5,783,810 during the past month is 6.72% below its average volume over the past year, indicating that investors have been less active than usual in the stock in recent times. posted earnings of $0.34 per share in the same quarter past year. Stockholders of record on Thursday, September 28th will be issued a dividend of $0.11 per share. Read More »