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United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS) Holdings Lifted by Vicus Capital United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS) Holdings Lifted by Vicus Capital
- February 04, 2018

The stock has "Neutral" rating by Bank of America on Wednesday, February 22. It has outperformed by 32.17% the S&P500. The figure tells us what earnings were generated from invested capital of United Parcel Service, Inc . United Parcel Service had a return on equity of 477.77% and a net margin of 7.45%. The debt ratio of UPS is 12.53 compared to 3.85 for HSY. Finally, Vetr raised United Parcel Service from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating and set a $116.85 price target for the company ... (more...)
Are Analysts Bullish about General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) after last week?
- February 04, 2018

Portland General Electric Company performed-8.53% so far this year and moved -2.11% during recent week. It has underperformed by 21.16% the S&P500. Greg Boland decreased its stake in Phi Inc (PHIIK) by 2.65% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. (more...)
Captain Best is quizzed over attending pals' trial Captain Best is quizzed over attending pals' trial
- February 04, 2018

On her presence in the VIP area at Ollies nightclub in the hours before the alleged rape in June 2016 she told Mr Kelly it was nothing to do with rugby players being there. Jackson's defence barrister Brendan Kelly QC asked her why she had not told friends that another woman had walked into the bedroom while she was allegedly being attacked. (more...)
U.S. scores 17-year low jobless rate, faster wage growth in January U.S. scores 17-year low jobless rate, faster wage growth in January
- February 03, 2018

In Europe, a bond selloff deepened across the continent, and equities dropped for a fifth straight day, the longest streak since November. The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index ended down 90.75 points, or 0.57 per cent, at 15,860.92, its lowest close since October 25. (more...)
Modi's critic thrilled to bits; says Budget makes India proud Modi's critic thrilled to bits; says Budget makes India proud
- February 03, 2018

The Union Budget announced by the Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on February 1 has received a mixed response from the experts and the education sector. With a limited retail invesment pool post RERA and demonetisation, I was frankly not expecting any roadblock in the realm of financial markets. "We hope the Finance Minister will also reduce GST on television to 18% subsequently", Avneet Singh Marwah, director and CEO of Super Plastronics Pvt. (more...)
IShares Currency Hedged MSCI South Korea (HEWY) Rises 2.5004% for Feb 1 IShares Currency Hedged MSCI South Korea (HEWY) Rises 2.5004% for Feb 1
- February 03, 2018

There will always be a trade-off between risk and reward, and this is quite evident in the equity market. The general interpretation of the ATR is the higher the ATR value, the higher the volatility. Putting shares of Ishares EAFE Smallcap ETF (SCZ) at the forefront, let's drill down into some key metrics. Similarly, cash repurchases and a reduction of debt can increase the shareholder value, too. (more...)
Analyst Research Roundup: Alibaba Group Holding Limited (BABA), Hanesbrands Inc. (HBI) Analyst Research Roundup: Alibaba Group Holding Limited (BABA), Hanesbrands Inc. (HBI)
- February 03, 2018

The stock decreased 1.20% or $2.31 during the last trading session, reaching $189.91. Taking a closer look at yesterday's options activity, Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE: BABA ) call traders were active after the company missed earnings expectations and took a 33% stake in Ant Financial . (more...)
Trudeau strongly reiterates support for Kinder Morgan pipeline expansion Trudeau strongly reiterates support for Kinder Morgan pipeline expansion
- February 03, 2018

Natural Resources Minister Jim Carr said in a statement late Tuesday that Ottawa stands by both its decision to approve the Trans Mountain expansion and its commitment to protect the environment and the B.C. Describing the proposal as an "unconstitutional attack", Notley vowed to fight the policy in court. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, seen here in a town hall meeting in Edmonton on Thursday, was jeered in B.C. (more...)
Budget 2018: Modi's Bharat Budget eyes 2019 Lok Sabha elections Budget 2018: Modi's Bharat Budget eyes 2019 Lok Sabha elections
- February 03, 2018

The National Health Protection Scheme, dubbed "Modicare" was announced in Thursday's budget , it would provide 100 million families, or about 500 million poor people, with a health cover of 500,000 rupees for free treatment of serious ailments. (more...)
Fed Lowers The Boom On Wells Fargo As Yellen Exits Fed Lowers The Boom On Wells Fargo As Yellen Exits
- February 03, 2018

The company had seen its current volume reaching at 0.36 million shares in the last trade. About 18.44 million shares traded. Cameco Corporation (NYSE:CCJ) has declined 13.76% since February 2, 2017 and is downtrending. The stock now has a consensus rating of "Hold" and a consensus price target of $62.29. Therefore 55% are positive. MGP Ingredients had 5 analyst reports since May 25, 2016 according to SRatingsIntel. (more...)
Sri Lanka lead crosses 100 Sri Lanka lead crosses 100
- February 03, 2018

The visitors reached 705-7 at tea, easing past Bangladesh's first innings total of 513. Sri Lanka batsman Kusal Mendis scored a career-best 196 as his side not only made Bangladesh toil, but also reduced their deficit to nine runs on the third day of the first Test in Chittagong . (more...)
Analysts Showing Optimistic Trends For Starbucks Corporation (SBUX)
- February 03, 2018

Relative volume is an indicator that tells traders and investors how recent volume is compared to past trading volumes over a given period. The stock decreased 1.92% or $0.25 during the last trading session, reaching $12.75. Glovista Investments LLC boosted its stake in shares of Starbucks Co. Axa has 0.38% invested in General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) for 3.62M shares. (more...)
YHB Investment Advisors Inc. Sells 9006 Shares of Celgene Co. (NASDAQ:CELG)
- February 03, 2018

Security National Bank Of So Dak who had been investing in At & T Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $236.66 billion market cap company. The firm has "Speculative Buy" rating by Canaccord Genuity given on Wednesday, August 31. Leerink Swann downgraded the stock to "Market Perform" rating in Tuesday, May 3 report. (more...)
Digital Realty Trust (DLR) Lowered to Digital Realty Trust (DLR) Lowered to "Sell" at Zacks Investment Research
- February 03, 2018

The stock decreased 0.82% or $1.4 during the last trading session, reaching $169.91. About 245,259 shares traded. Finally, Advisor Group Inc. boosted its stake in Federal Realty Investment Trust by 27.4% in the second quarter. 34 funds opened positions while 66 raised stakes. 198.28 million shares or 22.83% more from 161.43 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Other analysts have also recently issued reports about the company. (more...)
Stocks in Motion: TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation (AMTD), Rennova Health, Inc. (RNVA)
- February 03, 2018

It has outperformed by 45.78% the S&P500. Rhumbline Advisers has invested 0.04% in TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:AMTD). Everett Harris And Ca holds 1.20 million shares or 5.55% of its portfolio. Following the completion of the sale, the director now directly owns 145,000 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $8,015,600. The rating was maintained by Wood with "Outperform" on Wednesday, October 7. (more...)
Kim Kardashian West has redefined the meaning of Kim Kardashian West has redefined the meaning of "petty".
- February 03, 2018

As reported before, Kim took to social media on Thursday, February 1 to reveal she's "writing the list for my press boxes". The color-coded post-its seem to designate who will be receiving whichever of the three fragrances has a matching color. (more...)
CORRECTED - S&P 500, Dow on track for worst week in two years
- February 03, 2018

They have also anxious that the Federal Reserve would respond to the rising inflation by hiking interest rates quicker than expected. The 10-year Treasury yield reached a four-year high of 2.84% on Friday. "We've enjoyed low interest rates for so long, we're having to deal with a little bit higher rates now, so the market is trying to figure out what that could mean for inflation", said Darrell Cronk, head of the Wells Fargo Investment Institute. (more...)
Pentagon Says Why It Needs 2 New Types Of Nuclear Weapons Pentagon Says Why It Needs 2 New Types Of Nuclear Weapons
- February 03, 2018

And he would have new excuses to use them, including against large-scale cyberattacks, that previous presidents have rejected. "The European public will see this as another unsafe Trump policy at an already tense time in the transatlantic relationship", he added. (more...)
Long Term Capital Gains: Long-anticipated by investors but still dampening
- February 03, 2018

Further, the budget proposed a tax rate of 10% on distributed income by equity oriented mutual fund to provide a level playing field across growth oriented and dividend distributing funds. Shanti Ekambaram, President - Consumer Banking, Kotak Mahindra Bank Ltd said, "the much- discussed and awaited Long Term Capital Gains tax was also announced". (more...)
Record sales and profits for Amazon Record sales and profits for Amazon
- February 03, 2018

Net income was $1.9 billion - a record for the company - or $3.75 a share. While the overall net income of Amazon was $1.9 billion, AWS held more than 70% of it, earning operating income of $1.35 billion. AWS net sales increased 44.6% to $5.11 billion. After announcing after Christmas that it sold "tens of millions" of voice-powered Alexa devices over the holidays, Amazon provided extensive details about just how widely it's using the technology and mentioned Alexa 19 times in the ... (more...)