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Tesla Just Unveiled The World's Largest Battery Storage Plant in California Tesla Just Unveiled The World's Largest Battery Storage Plant in California
- February 02, 2017

Enter Tesla Motors, which won the bid to provide an energy storage system to Southern California Edison. By doing so, the Tesla Powerpack system will reduce the need for electricity generated by natural gas. Until recently, battery storage has been a far more expensive means of meeting demand surges than natural gas " peaker " plants. Because of the loss, the California Public Utilities Commission ordered energy providers last May to begin building and utilizing more energy storage systems ... (more...)
Willis Tower's Planned $500M Transformation Willis Tower's Planned $500M Transformation
- February 02, 2017

This includes around 150,000 square feet for building tenants such as a fitness center and lounges. Willis Tower is of course formerly the tallest building in the world. At the top of the structure will be a skylight made of a curved grid shell (a first in the city) that will maximize the view of the Tower even from the lower floors. (more...)
Portfolio of Most Active Stock: Delta Air Lines, Inc.'s (DAL)
- February 02, 2017

For the quarter, the forecasted EPS stands at $0.89 for Delta Air Lines, Inc. Indicating how profitable Delta Air Lines, Inc. Stock monthly performance is recorded as -4.20% while its performance in last 5 sessions is -4.45%. The company reported $0.82 EPS for the quarter. The consensus estimate for current quarter is $0.89 and for the current fiscal year, the estimate is $5.08. (more...)
Firms & Funds Maintain Significant Positions In CBL & Associates Properties, Inc. (NYSE:CBL)
- February 02, 2017

If you are selling a stock, you are going to get the bid price, if you are buying a stock you are going to get the ask price. CBL & Associates Properties was Downgraded by Citigroup to " Sell" on Dec 13, 2016. The stock has been recently recorded -25.839% off of the 52-week high of 14.300 and +19.695% away from the 52-week low of 8.860. The company has its Price to Sales (P/S) ratio of 1.77 where Price to Book (P/B) ratio of 1.54, Price to Cash Per share (P/C) of 75.64 and Price to Free Cash ... (more...)
Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH) Earns Average Broker Rating Of Outperform
- February 02, 2017

LS Investment Advisors LLC boosted its stake in Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation by 0.3% in the second quarter. Virtus Investment Advisers Inc. Whereas for the next year revenues are set at $14.77B by 33 analysts. Insiders sold 57,466 shares of company stock worth $3,201,816 in the last three months. (more...)
'Born the Hard Way': Budweiser's Super Bowl Ad Centers on Immigration
- February 02, 2017

He sails through storms to reach the US but faces discrimination because of his German heritage from people who tell him to "go back home" and "you're not wanted here". "There's really no correlation with anything else that's happening in the country", he told the magazine. Although Budweiser may not have meant to take a stance on immigration, the ad certainly serves as a ideal example of just how much immigrants have helped build American culture. (more...)
Mexico Begins Consultations to Set Parameters for Renegotiation of NAFTA Mexico Begins Consultations to Set Parameters for Renegotiation of NAFTA
- February 02, 2017

US food producers and shippers are trying to speed up exports to Mexico and line up alternative markets as concerns rise that this lucrative business could be at risk if clashes over trade and immigration between the Trump administration and Mexico City escalate. (more...)
(NASDAQ:ADP), QEP Resources, Inc. (NYSE:QEP) (NASDAQ:ADP), QEP Resources, Inc. (NYSE:QEP)
- February 02, 2017

Jarislowsky Fraser Ltd now owns 1,158,265 shares of the company's stock valued at $44,030,000 after buying an additional 844,458 shares in the last quarter. New business bookings are expected to remain flat from fiscal 2016, down from previous growth expectation of 4-6%. (NASDAQ:ADP) will report its next earnings on 1-Feb-17. (more...)
Ford F-Series Sets New January Sales Record in Canada Ford F-Series Sets New January Sales Record in Canada
- February 02, 2017

December's surprisingly good showing pulled sales from January, normally the weakest month of the year in terms of sales volume. Sales data shows the industry delivered 1,142,568 vehicles in January 2017, down from 1,164,464 sales in the same month previous year. (more...)
Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE:RCL) Reviewed By Analysts Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE:RCL) Reviewed By Analysts
- February 02, 2017

Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd (RCL) shares turned negative on Tuesdays trading session with the shares closing down -0.77 points or -0.82% at a volume of 18,84,717. According to the Analysts, the Low Earnings estimate for the current quarter is $-0.53, while the High earnings estimate is $-0.36.Comparatively, EPS for the same quarter previous year was $-0.5. (more...)
Back to action cam: GoPro Karma drone soars again after recall
- February 02, 2017

Some of the Karmas were losing power mid-flight, causing them to drop out of the air. GoPro's Karma quadcopter fitted with a Hero5. "So the new battery latch allows you return to your regularly programmed drones without worry". Credit: GoProThe Karma was GoPro's first drone, making its debut last fall. The Karma is available on GoPro's site and at select U.S. retailers for $800 without a camera and $1,100 with the Hero5 Black. (more...)
Israel's Netanyahu says he will push Trump on Iran sanctions
- February 02, 2017

Flynn noted that the Obama administration had formed agreements with Iran, arguing that the former president was weak and ineffective in his dealings with the country. United Nations resolution 2231 was passed by the UN Security Council in 2015 as a direct result of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), more commonly known as the "Iran deal". (more...)
Stock Focus: Coca-Cola Enterprises, Inc Stock Focus: Coca-Cola Enterprises, Inc
- February 02, 2017

Other large investors have also modified their holdings of the company. Coca-Cola European Partners PLC is a consumer packaged goods company. Over the past five trading sessions it is -23.49%; -23.49% for the month; -37.88% for the last quarter; -51.27% for the past six-months; and -54.85% for the last 12 months. (more...)
Facebook eats mobile: Q4 revenues are all about cellular Facebook eats mobile: Q4 revenues are all about cellular
- February 02, 2017

The company reports that 1.23 billion people use Facebook everyday, with 1.15 billion doing so from mobile devices. Analysts had expected revenue of $8.51 billion, according to Thomson Reuters . Our business did well in 2016, but we have a lot of work ahead to help bring people together. Facebook has faced doubts about whether it can continue its runaway success in the face of such limits, as well as its absence from the Chinese market and criticism about its handling of so-called "fake ... (more...)
Sensex breaks 4-day climb ahead of Economic Survey, budget
- February 02, 2017

At 11.30 am, the Bombay Stock Exchange Sensex was trading 27.28 points higher at 27,683, while the National Stock Exchange Nifty was trading above the 8,550-mark with gains in the realty, oil and gas, consumer durable, capital goods and banking sectors. (more...)
Trending Stocks in Review: Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC), Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) Trending Stocks in Review: Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC), Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR)
- February 01, 2017

A number of other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. LLC raised its stake in shares of Intel Corporation by 52.0% in the second quarter. TTM Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTMI) kept active in profitability ratio analysis, on current situation shares price eased up 0.10% to $14.44. This represents a $1.04 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.82%. (more...)
New Zealand Employment Increases 0.8% in Q4; Unemployment Jumps to 5.2% New Zealand Employment Increases 0.8% in Q4; Unemployment Jumps to 5.2%
- February 01, 2017

Westpac senior economist Satish Ranchhod said the unexpected rise in unemployment reflected stronger than expected growth in labour force participation, now at a record high, rather than weakness in economic conditions. Annual wage inflation held steady at 1 point 6 percent. The Reserve Bank in its November MPS noted capacity pressure in the construction industry was particularly tight, with construction firms reporting difficulties finding both skilled and unskilled labour. (more...)
Budget 2017: BHIM at centre stage, not digital payment startups Budget 2017: BHIM at centre stage, not digital payment startups
- February 01, 2017

We are yet to see how the schemes will play out for BHIM app users. The NCPI or the National Payments Corporation of India has developed an app for the people of India for money transactions. Enter the recipient's Aadhaar number. With this new addition to the BHIM feature, a user can directly send money to the receiver's end. Open BHIM app on your mobile (It should have the setup already done). (more...)
Sarepta Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:SRPT)
- February 01, 2017

Many analysts are providing their Estimated Earnings analysis for Cara Therapeutics Inc. and for the current quarter 7 analysts have projected that the stock could give an Average Earnings estimate of $-0.49/share. Stock analysts expect it to report per-share earnings of $-0.70 in that period. This represented an Earnings Surprise of 10.6%. The company saw 3.76 million shares trade hands over the course of the day. (more...)
US Treasuries slump ahead of Fed interest rate decision employment report
- February 01, 2017

The Federal Reserve opted not to raise interest rates in its first policy meeting since President Trump took the White House. In this context, there was no evidence that the Fed was more concerned over the inflation outlook and no suggestion that a faster pace of rate increases was being considered. (more...)