Finance

by | December 27, 2017 | 10:05

Duff & Phelps Investment Management Co sold 20,000 shares as the company's stock declined 7.37% while stock markets rallied. The institutional investor held 22,513 shares of the company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $582,000, up from 3,529 at the end of the previous reported quarter.

by | December 27, 2017 | 09:23

Armed assailants blew up a pipeline pumping crude oil to the port of Es Sider on Tuesday, cutting Libya's output by up to 100,000 barrels per day (bpd), according to military and energy sources. Non-OPEC oil producers such as Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Brunei, Equatorial Guinea, Kazakhstan, Malaysia, Mexico, Oman, Sudan, and South Sudan agreed to reduce oil output by 558,000 barrels per day, including Russian Federation by 300,000 barrels per day, starting from January 1, 2017 for six months, ...

by | December 27, 2017 | 06:59

The stock increased 0.38% or $0.25 during the last trading session, reaching $65.48. About 8,797 shares traded. More interesting news about Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: MPC ) were released by: Prnewswire.com and their article: "John Fox, Co-Founder Of Markwest Hydrocarbon, Issues Open Letter To The Board ..." published on December 05, 2017 as well as Reuters.com's news article titled: "BRIEF-REG-Marathon Petroleum And MPLX LP to Exchange MPC's General Partner ..." with publication ...

by | December 27, 2017 | 06:20

The traveler will be charged with carrying a concealed firearm in a place prohibited by law, Guido said. Koshetz says it was the 91st weapon intercepted by TSA officers at Orlando's airport this year. Airport officials forecasted about 3 million passengers, a 7 percent increase from previous year. One hundred, sixty-five or those weapons were from Tampa and Orlando International airports.

by | December 27, 2017 | 06:13

About 231,639 shares traded. It has underperformed by 7.44% the S&P500. Kahn Brothers Group Inc who had been investing in Patterson Energy for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $5.03B market cap company. Therefore 47% are positive. Citigroup set a $24.00 price objective on Patterson-UTI Energy and gave the company a "buy" rating in a research report on Thursday, October 5th.

by | December 27, 2017 | 05:06

Home prices in October continued their rise across the country, increasing 6.2 percent year-over-year, according to a report Tuesday from S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller Indices. Sales of existing homes dropped 6.1% from March through September. The year-on-year rate of price appreciation rose higher to 6.4 percent, while the three-month annualized growth rebounded to 7.9 percent from 6.6 percent.

by | December 27, 2017 | 03:28

Litecoin has also been moving in the shadows of Bitcoin , with market sentiment towards Bitcoin influencing appetite for Litecoin. Since Friday, bitcoin has vaulted almost 25%, and the rest of the "big five" digital currencies have also experienced strong gains.

by | December 27, 2017 | 02:24

That same $50 Target card returned $46 for the Amazon card. That's because the resale site buys the card from you and sells it to someone else - if people aren't too hungry for Sephora gift cards, you likely won't get offered much. This isn't true for the millions of people who actually request gift cards. It appears you might be able to get more from your card but you may have to wait awhile for someone to buy it.

by | December 27, 2017 | 02:08

About 1.92 million shares traded. Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE: XOM ) has the Market Capitalization of 358.64 Billion. It has underperformed by 25.78% the S&P500. As per Thursday, July 6, the company rating was reinitiated by RBC Capital Markets. Ohio-based Valmark Advisers has invested 0.01% in Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE: XOM ).

by | December 27, 2017 | 02:04

SpendingPulse said the moderate sales increases seen in apparel and department stores were particularly impressive given this year's slew of store closures. Shoppers continued spending late into the holiday season, making December 23rd second only to the post-Thanksgiving Black Friday in terms of single-day spending.

by | December 27, 2017 | 01:55

She said to make sure one hasn't been tampered with before purchasing it. This is the best way to avoid having to wait in really long lines. Many people buy presents for others weeks in advance which could create issues. "Evolving consumer preferences continue to play out in the aisles and online sites of retailers across the US", said Sarah Quinlan, senior vice president of Market Insights for Mastercard, in a news release about the report.

by | December 27, 2017 | 01:54

Brandes Investment Partners Lp who had been investing in Infosys Ltd for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $36.99 billion market cap company. Jennison Assoc Ltd Liability Corp has invested 0.07% in Olin Corporation (NYSE:OLN). Weiss Multi holds 0.06% or 25,000 shares. The Ontario - Canada-based Cibc Asset Mngmt has invested 0.03% in T-Mobile US, Inc.

by | December 26, 2017 | 23:42

The stock increased 0.75% or $1.05 during the last trading session, reaching $140.66. About 645,864 shares traded. Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) has risen 12.54% since December 26, 2016 and is uptrending. It also increased its holding in Teradata Corp (NYSE:TDC) by 103,110 shares in the quarter, for a total of 184,988 shares, and has risen its stake in Micron Technology Inc (NASDAQ:MU).

by | December 26, 2017 | 23:16

Reinhart Partners Inc. lifted its stake in shares of Amazon.com by 66.8% in the 1st quarter. Finally, Mountain Capital Investment Advisors Inc bought a new position in shares of Amazon.com in the second quarter worth approximately $121,000.

by | December 26, 2017 | 22:59

The shares now trade at $40.21 and have been able to report a change of -5.74% over the past one week. Starbucks (NASDAQ: SBUX ) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November 2nd. The stock of NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ:NXPI) earned "Buy" rating by Canaccord Genuity on Friday, October 30. The company was upgraded on Wednesday, May 25 by Sterne Agee CRT.

by | December 26, 2017 | 22:44

Riverpoint Capital Llc holds 0.03% or 28,000 shares. The stock increased 0.22% or $0.02 during the last trading session, reaching $9.17. Cummins Inc. The rating was maintained by UBS on Thursday, December 1 with "Buy". FBR Capital maintained Freeport-McMoRan Inc. As per Friday, July 24, the company rating was maintained by Cowen & Co.

by | December 26, 2017 | 22:39

The stock decreased 0.20% or $0.21 during the last trading session, reaching $102.42. About 345,736 shares traded. By digging out more, shifting focus on performance of the Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ: CMCSA ) that has shown a discernible change in trend levels over the path of recent market activity.

by | December 26, 2017 | 22:09

About 1.05M shares traded. Omnicom Group Inc. (NYSE:OMC) has risen 1.15% since December 26, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 38.50% the S&P500. Time Warner Inc . (NYSE: TWX ) has risen 36.37% since December 26, 2016 and is uptrending. 229,230 are owned by Westpac Banking. It also reduced Nexpoint Cr Strategies Fd stake by 185,006 shares and now owns 43,463 shares.

by | December 26, 2017 | 21:54

The pipeline feeds into the central distribution station of Al Sider port on the Mediterranean Sea. Production will drop by 70,000 to 100,000 barrels a day after the explosion, the state-run National Oil Corp. Voluntary OPEC-led supply cuts also impacted the price. A Libyan military source said earlier armed men had planted explosives at the pipeline. Waha is an NOC subsidiary working in joint venture with USA companies ConocoPhillips, Hess, and Marathon Oil.

by | December 26, 2017 | 21:14

Brookstone Mngmt reported 12,395 shares. Pomelo Capital Llc sold 509,900 shares as the company's stock declined 5.25% while stock markets rallied. Goldman Sachs Gru holds 0.01% or 6.46M shares. Voya Management Ltd Co holds 0% or 496,892 shares. Cambridge Inc owns 10,400 shares for 0.02% of their portfolio. Capwealth Advisors Llc decreased its stake in Chesapeake Energy Corp ( CHK ) by 24.87% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC.

by | December 26, 2017 | 21:16

It has outperformed by 38.10% the S&P500. First American Bank increased United Health Group Incorporated ( UNH ) stake by 15.6% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Mastercard Foundation had sold 87,618 shares worth $11.29M. $57,414 worth of stock was sold by Mulliken John Champlin on Thursday, September 21. Shares for $969,915 were sold by BALLARD WILLIAM C JR .

by | December 26, 2017 | 20:41

JL Warren Capital analysts are expecting only 25 million units for the quarter citing a "high price point and a lack of interesting innovations". Unfortunately, it didn't appear like the highly publicised and promoted iPhone X wasn't enough to boost global sales for itself.

by | December 26, 2017 | 20:39

Simon provided the Houston Chronicle a screenshot of a cancellation she made in August when a scheduled visit to Houston was interrupted by Hurricane Harvey's landfall. She added: "But in the spirit of this season and out of the sincerity of my heart, if it is perceived that I had anything to do with this, I am kind enough to simply say sorry".

by | December 26, 2017 | 20:22

About 6.70M shares traded. Schlumberger Limited (NYSE: SLB ) has declined 3.30% since December 26, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 20.00% the S&P500. Oppenheimer & Comm Incorporated reported 108,972 shares stake. Raymond James Trust Na invested in 54,592 shares. Page Arthur B has invested 2.11% in Schlumberger Limited (NYSE: SLB ).

by | December 26, 2017 | 19:36

Much of that spending was expected yesterday, as shoppers spent freshly-unwrapped gift vouchers online before the evening television schedule began at 6pm. Dozens of shoppers camped out in Sydney's CBD overnight ahead of the Boxing Day sales with some sacrificing their Christmas evening for a chance to bag a bargain.