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Actress Dhanya Mary Varghese detained in flat cheating case Actress Dhanya Mary Varghese detained in flat cheating case
- December 17, 2016

They accepted money in the name of their firm Samson & Sons Builders Developers Private Ltd. Dhanya Mary Varghese was the director of the sales section of the company. Despite being active in Malayalam and Tamil industry for seven years Dhanya's presence was forgettable with a bunch of flop movies and average performances. (more...)
Christmas Tree Collections in January Christmas Tree Collections in January
- December 17, 2016

Normal collections will finish on December 23, with the usual service day being replaced by a service two days later in the week. The Birmingham Street site will be open every day apart from Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day. People are also asked to ensure that the grey bin lid is shut and to not put out any additional sacks of waste as these can not be collected. When you have so much scrap Christmas paper and cardboard than you know what to do with, it's a concern when the ... (more...)
Next Weeks Broker Price Targets For General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) Next Weeks Broker Price Targets For General Motors Company (NYSE:GM)
- December 17, 2016

Aviance Capital Management LLC now owns 197,419 shares of the company's stock valued at $14,080,000 after buying an additional 52,915 shares during the period. There are now 583,311,421 shares in issue with the average daily volume traded being 3,036,268. Parkwood Ltd Liability Corp has 0.08% invested in the company for 7,981 shares. (more...)
TSX gains as higher oil, steady gold help resource stocks
- December 17, 2016

In New York, the Dow Jones industrial average gained 141.55 points to 19,934.08 and the S&P 500 rose 15.97 points to 2,269.25. The Fed announcement helped send bank and financial stocks higher, as this sector stands to benefit from higher interest rates. (more...)
Automatic Data Processing (ADP) Shares Sold by BlackRock Advisors LLC Automatic Data Processing (ADP) Shares Sold by BlackRock Advisors LLC
- December 17, 2016

HBK Sorce Advisory LLC boosted its position in shares of Automatic Data Processing by 1.0% in the second quarter. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: This story was first published by Sports Perspectives and is the propert of of Sports Perspectives. (more...)
Remonetisation will not take a long time: Jaitley at FICCI event
- December 17, 2016

Speaking about the ground level difficulties in the aftermath of the demonetisation move, Jaitley said, "Some hard decisions have to be taken in the long-term interests of the country". "The government took a somewhat courageous step in the direction of the high-denomination currency ceasing to be a legally valid tender and went in for a large currency swap or exchange". (more...)
Steel Dynamics Expects Q4 Profitability To Decline Sequentially
- December 17, 2016

The share price is now 1.31 percent versus its SMA20, 2.3 percent versus its SMA50, and -4.8 percent versus its SMA200. The company's stock is moving with the distance from SMA 50 of 1.86 Percent while the distance from 200-day simple moving average for the stock is 4.32 percent. (more...)
Chipotle, seeking a turnaround, shakes up its board
- December 17, 2016

The investor, who has a almost 10 percent stake in Chipotle, had been seeking several board seats, Reuters reported last month. The company's shares were up 2.2 percent at $390.89 in early trading on Friday. Chipotle's shares have sagged since the purchase, helping put Ackman's main fund in a 12.2 percent year-to-date hole. Paull was McDonald's CFO 2001 to 2008 and is credited with making a major contribution during a four-year turnaround. (more...)
Wright retiring as Eldorado boss
- December 17, 2016

Eldorado Gold Corp. has a 1-year low of $1.87 and a 1-year high of $5.16. The consensus recommendation, according to Zacks Investment research, is 1.57. and Eldorado Gold wasn't one of them! Eldorado Gold Corporation P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 0 and Forward P/E ratio of 19.43. Four investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and thirteen have assigned a buy rating to the company's stock. (more...)
Deadline extended to sign up for Jan. 1 Obamacare coverage
- December 17, 2016

Federal health officials said Thursday they pushed back the deadline from December 15 after experiencing heavy volume in recent days. Healthcare.gov handles ACA insurance sales for the 38 states without their own exchanges. If Congress repeals the Affordable Care Act (ACA) based on the same legislation vetoed by President Obama last January, it will result in almost $600 billion in tax cuts and tax breaks over 10 years for wealthy people and large corporations, according to an online ... (more...)
Medical Appliances & Equipment: Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT) Position of the day
- December 17, 2016

During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $0.54 EPS. The Stock now has Analyst' mean Recommendation of 2.1 where the scale is from 1 to 5, 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Sell. The 13 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Abbott Laboratories have a median target of 48.00, with a high estimate of 50.00 and a low estimate of 43.00. (more...)
Neustar to Go Private in $2.9 Billion Deal Neustar to Go Private in $2.9 Billion Deal
- December 17, 2016

A total of 45M shares exchanged hands, whereas the company's average trading volume stands at 66M shares. In a further sign of the industry's ongoing consolidation, martech outfit Nester has today (14 December) announced that it is to be taken into private ownership by an investment group led by Golden Gate Capital in a deal valued at approximately $2.9bn. (more...)
Stocks Roundup: Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE:ABX), 21Vianet Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:VNET)
- December 17, 2016

The stock touched its 52-Week High on Jul 6, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Dec 18, 2015. The company's stock had a trading volume of 16,262,461 shares. Many analysts are providing their Estimated Earnings analysis for Barrick Gold Corporation and for the current quarter 17 analysts have projected that the stock could give an Average Earnings estimate of $0.21/share. (more...)
China Says Monetary Policy to Be Prudent and Neutral in 2017 China Says Monetary Policy to Be Prudent and Neutral in 2017
- December 17, 2016

Chinese leaders and senior economic experts concluded the Central Economic Work Conference - a key two-day strategy meeting- by pledging to keep fiscal policy "prudent and neutral" in the coming year. China will keep the yuan stable, while improving the flexibility of exchange rates, the statement added. Land supply should be increased reasonably in cities with strong pressure from rising prices, it said. (more...)
Action Ratcheting Up For Shares of AstraZeneca PLC (NYSE:AZN)
- December 17, 2016

Several other equities research analysts have also issued reports on AZN. As per Wednesday, September 14, the company rating was downgraded by BNP Paribas. The EPS for the most recent quarter is 1.05. The consensus recommendation provided by analysts is now 2.20. TRADEMARK VIOLATION NOTICE: This story was first reported by Sports Perspectives and is the propert of of Sports Perspectives. (more...)
Mortgage Rates Rise, See New Heights
- December 17, 2016

Rates under 5% have been the norm for a decade. Rates could be substantially higher when the loan first adjusts, and thereafter. Adjustable mortgage rates were mostly unchanged, with the 5-year ARM remaining at 3.45 percent and the 7-year ARM holding steady at 3.69 percent. (more...)
Litigation funder Burford acquires competitor Gerchen Keller in $160 million deal Litigation funder Burford acquires competitor Gerchen Keller in $160 million deal
- December 17, 2016

The $160 million deal is made up of $93.75 million in cash, $43.75 million of three-year loan notes and $22.5 million in new Burford stock to be issued. The release announcing the company said it was already one of the largest US -based investors in litigation finance. Its litigation finance helps law firms work with their clients by providing financing for specific cases or by managing risk across a portfolio of cases. (more...)
Price Target Analysis: Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ:ESRX) Price Target Analysis: Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ:ESRX)
- December 17, 2016

Oppenheimer Holdings also issued estimates for Express Scripts Holding's Q2 2017 earnings at $1.68 EPS, Q4 2017 earnings at $1.98 EPS and FY2017 earnings at $6.86 EPS. Express Scripts Holding (NASDAQ:ESRX) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, October 25th. The stock's price to price to book (P/B) ratio for most recent quarter was disclosed as 3.49 and its price to sales (P/S) ratio for the last one year was 15.67. (more...)
Welbeck closing in on Arsenal return
- December 16, 2016

With Sergio Aguero still suspended, Manchester City will have to look elsewhere for firepower when they welcome Arsenal to the Etihad Stadium in Sunday's Premier League clash. Arsenal striker Danny Welbeck will return to full training next week, Arsene Wenger has confirmed. Manchester City's style of play means they could be easier opponents for Arsenal this weekend than Everton proved to be on Monday night, according to Paul Merson. (more...)
Mylan launches cheaper version of EpiPen allergy treatment Mylan launches cheaper version of EpiPen allergy treatment
- December 16, 2016

For Mylan, the benefit from its long-promised generic is more certain: It is expected to generate millions of dollars in revenue while also protecting the drugmaker's market share against competition. The authorized generic was one of several steps the company announced when its prices were under scrutiny, including expanding its coupon program and the financial assistance it provides to some patients. (more...)