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General Electric (GE) Performance Analysis General Electric (GE) Performance Analysis
- August 17, 2016

Financial Times reported that The 16 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Danaher Corporation have a median target of 88.00, with a high estimate of 95.00 and a low estimate of 76.00. 10/23/2015 - American Electric Power Company, Inc. was downgraded to "neutral" by analysts at Credit Suisse. General Electric Company makes up approx 0.60% of Jennison Associates's portfolio.Spinnaker Trust reduced its stake in GE by selling 1,675 shares or 0.88% in the most recent quarter. (more...)
US home construction climbed to a 6-month high in July US home construction climbed to a 6-month high in July
- August 17, 2016

USA housing starts unexpectedly rose in July as building activity increased across the board, supporting the view that investment in residential construction will rebound after slumping in the second quarter. The average rate on a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage in July was 3.44 percent, compared with 4.05 percent in July 2015, according to Freddie Mac. One of the main reasons home sales have been so slow this year is due to the fact that home prices are on the rise because of a lack of available ... (more...)
Utility to build 2 new UP power plants under deal with mine Utility to build 2 new UP power plants under deal with mine
- August 17, 2016

During the past 4 weeks , traders have been relatively bearish on Cliffs Natural Resources (CLF), hence the stock is down -13.9% when compared to the S&P 500 during the same period. Iron Ore division from 17.5 million long tons to 18 million long tons. These comprise low-priced power partnership in Minnesota, a multi-year iron ore pellet-supply agreement with ArcelorMittal, and an additional iron ore-sales deal with US Steel Canada. (more...)
Stock markets moderately higher, loonie rises, crude up in morning trade Stock markets moderately higher, loonie rises, crude up in morning trade
- August 17, 2016

The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index unofficially closed down 73.58 points, or 0.50 percent, at 14,703.44. Seven of the TSX index's eight main sub-sectors were lower. Gold rose to US$1,339.29 per ounce and crude oil continued its climb to US$45.69 per barrel while the Loonie came to rest at US$0.77. Couche-Tard rose 3 percent. (more...)
Insurer Aetna slashes ACA exchange participation to 4 states
- August 17, 2016

Aetna Inc .is a diversified healthcare benefits company. Aetna will continue to sell individual plans in Missouri through local brokers, just not through the federal exchange. "But as we have said, there are challenges that must be addressed to ensure the long-term stability of the individual market", Lobley said. It's not clear what part of Aetna's individual business in the Show Me State is based on exchange-based individual plans versus plans off the exchange, primarily through brokers. (more...)
Oil pipeline construction halted amid talks with protesters
- August 17, 2016

Opponents of the $3.8 billion Dakota Access pipeline being built from North Dakota to IL are protesting the project in the area and several arrests have been made for interfering with the work. "And I would like to thank my home people, the band of wild Oglalas for coming together for our brothers and sisters of Standing Rock". Dakota Access said in court papers that at least two protesters were armed with knives and others threw bottles and rocks or made threats. (more...)
Notable Moving Stocks: Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) , LINE Corporation's (NYSE:LN)
- August 17, 2016

The company's net profit margin has achieved the current level of 10.7% and possesses 70.6% gross margin. "9" brokerage firms have rated the company as a "Hold". The technical analysis of Intel Corporation visibly illustrates that the 50-day MA of Intel Corporation is $34.222, and stock is trading $0.673 points away or +1.967% from its 50-day moving average of $34.222. (more...)
Gunmen kidnap at least 10 in Mexico resort city Gunmen kidnap at least 10 in Mexico resort city
- August 17, 2016

Seven armed men stormed into the restaurant, separating the men in Guzman's group from the nine women accompanying them, Almaguer said. Authorities also believe that Ivan Archivaldo Guzman was among the group of kidnapped men. Authorities found drinks and luxury items inside the restaurant, while their efforts to identify the kidnap victims have been hampered by some of them apparently carrying fake ID documents. (more...)
Infant With Zika-Related Birth Defect Dies In Texas
- August 17, 2016

According to Reuters , lawmakers must approve the $1.1 billion bipartisan bill for the mosquito-borne virus or show up with a compromise. Most infected people have no symptoms. For more information: thewynwoodyard.com or go to the Della Test Kitchen Facebook page. But the pregnant woman, along with two other men, did not have clear ties to the Wynwood neighborhood, and officials do not know where they were bitten by a mosquito carrying Zika virus. (more...)
Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (NASDAQ:VRTX) To Remain Intact After Kalydeco Efficacy Miss
- August 17, 2016

The trial was reviewed during a planned interim analysis by a Data Safety Monitoring Board, which recommended the trial end. "Vertex is still not disclosing the bar for this interim analysis, so it is hard to know if any small signals activity were observed, though we believe if there were any lung function benefits worth following up on the study would likely have proceeded to part 2". (more...)
This isn't the first time Giuliani erased 9/11 from history
- August 17, 2016

The Republican politician - who was mayor of NY from 1994 to 2001, including the day when two planes crashed into the Twin Towers and killed more than 3,000 - was heavily criticized on social media for his comment, which seemed as if he momentarily forgot about the largest terrorist attack on USA soil. (more...)
Milwaukee leaders blame outsiders for violence
- August 17, 2016

That wasn't what we went up there to do". "Please participate in restoring order to these neighborhoods". Both Mr Flynn and the city's mayor Tom Barrett credited church groups and "many others" for staging peaceful demonstrations, prayers and vigils earlier on Sunday, as well as volunteers who turned out to sweep and pick up debris after Saturday night's violence. (more...)
What's the most free state in the land of the free? What's the most free state in the land of the free?
- August 17, 2016

The overall freedom ranking is a combination of personal and economic freedoms, which looked at three separate aspects of state's policies. Analysis from the Cato Institute showed that NY has been the least free state since 2000, when the analysis began. (more...)
Several Hotels Warn of Data Hack
- August 17, 2016

And once a breach such as this is disclosed, as a precaution, banks will often automatically issue new cards to any of their customers that potentially could be affected. Stolen information would have included card information including customers' names, payment card account numbers, card expiration dates and verification codes. (more...)
Fiji wins rugby sevens for nation's first Olympic gold Fiji wins rugby sevens for nation's first Olympic gold
- August 17, 2016

They are special players, I'm pleased for them. "We came here for gold but we'll take silver". "We wanted to show people the way we play, the Fijian way, and we were lucky enough to pull it off in such spectacular fashion". The women's world series champion Australians won the gold medal in a final against number two-ranked New Zealand, and Canada beat Britain for bronze. (more...)
3000 jobs to get affected, says Infosys after losing RBS deal 3000 jobs to get affected, says Infosys after losing RBS deal
- August 17, 2016

Infosys said the 3000 employees affected by the loss of the Royal Bank of Scotland deal were not being fired but would be reallocated to other projects. Infosys shares declined as much as 3.25%, touching their lowest since December in Mumbai on Tuesday. This development also follows Britain's decision in June to exit the European Union, which has caused volatility in business sentiments in the region. (more...)
Gold pots worth Rs 186 crore missing from Kerala's Padmanabha Swamy Temple Gold pots worth Rs 186 crore missing from Kerala's Padmanabha Swamy Temple
- August 17, 2016

In 2015, the Supreme Court had asked Rai to do an audit of the temple and submit its report. The details in the report, "769 gold pots missing from Kerala temple vaults, SC told" (Aug.15), is indicative of the helplessness of even top officials such as Vinod Rai in eliciting relevant information from "institutions" like the Sree Padmanabhaswamy temple. (more...)
New Mexico Police Officer Killed in Shooting at Traffic Stop New Mexico Police Officer Killed in Shooting at Traffic Stop
- August 17, 2016

In the vehicle with Hanes was 36-year-old James Nelson, who is also wanted in OH on suspicion of murder. Three suspects are in custody. An additional officer that was responding pursued the Lexus after Hanes fled. A bulletin sent out three days later by the Ross County Sheriff's Office in OH said both Hanes and another suspect, James Nelson, were believed to have fled the state and were armed and extremely unsafe. (more...)
Wall Street jumps to record highs on oil, consumers
- August 17, 2016

At 2:35 pm ET, the Dow Jones industrial average was up 0.74 percent to 18,633.35 points and the S&P 500 had gained 0.55 percent to 2,187.39. The Standard & Poor's 500 index shed one point, or 0.1%, to 2,180. China's Shanghai Composite index rose 0.2 percent at 3,023.26. Yahoo YHOO.O , which owns a stake in Alibaba , rose 2.4 percent. The chain is scheduled to release earnings early Friday. (more...)
RBI keeps policy rate unchanged at 6.50%
- August 17, 2016

Rajan further said that despite easy liquidity, banks have passed past rate cuts into lending rates only modestly. "It is appropriate for RBI to keep the policy repo rate unchanged at this juncture, while awaiting space for policy action", Rajan said at the customary post-policy press conference. (more...)

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