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The automaker's stock has moved is up only slightly in the six years since its initial public offering, despite record earnings. Einhorn proposed splitting the stock into capital appreciation and dividend classes. But GM CEO Mary Barra said in a letter to shareholders that there's no evidence that Greenlight's plan will work and there may not be any demand for the new stock.
  • Close Brothers Group plc (CBG) Rating Reiterated by JPMorgan Chase & Co

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    Among 12 analysts covering Energy Transfer Equity LP ( NYSE:ETE ), 9 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. The stock has "Neutral" rating by Guggenheim on Wednesday, August 10. Therefore 33% are positive. StatPro Group has a 52-week low of 77.50 and a 52-week high of 134.92. They now have a GBX 1030.00 PT on the firm. Paragon Group of Companies The PLC had 99 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel.
  • Lyft shows just how serious it is about self-driving cars

    Lyft shows just how serious it is about self-driving cars

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    It launched a small self-driving taxi trial program in Singapore previous year, and also partnered with Grab, Uber and Lyft's ride-hail competitor in Southeast Asia. "Our work with each partner is unique and differentiated per partner", Lyft's reps told us in a follow-up email. "We don't really know in detail how riders are going to engage with autonomous vehicles because, frankly, we just don't have that much experience", Iagnemma said.
  • The SunTrust Banks, Inc. (STI) Raised to "Outperform" at Wedbush

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    The firm has "Outperform" rating given on Monday, January 23 by FBR Capital. Wedbush has "Neutral" rating and $47 target. Robert W. Baird upgraded SunTrust Banks, Inc. was downgraded to "neutral" by analysts at Compass Point. It has outperformed by 10.12% the S&P500. The firm owned 370,661 shares of the financial services provider's stock after buying an additional 243,640 shares during the period.
  • South Africa records second recession in eight years

    South Africa records second recession in eight years

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    However, the agriculture and mining industries both contributed positively to growth in the first quarter, but not enough to avoid the recession, it said. Gross domestic product rose 1.0 per cent on an unadjusted year-on-year basis in the first quarter, compared with 0.7 per cent contraction in the previous three months, the agency said.
  • Snap acquires location-tracking start-up Placed, reportedly for $200 million

    Snap acquires location-tracking start-up Placed, reportedly for $200 million

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    The acquisition comes as Snap has been ramping up its ad tracking capabilities with products that can measure foot traffic tied to in-app campaigns . "Still working independently, Placed's goal continues to be the adoption of a common yardstick that can measure the offline effectiveness of advertising across multiple platforms and publishers".
  • Uber to Refund Passengers After Prices Surged During London Terror Attack

    Uber to Refund Passengers After Prices Surged During London Terror Attack

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    Police shot and killed the attackers within eight minutes after the first call to emergency services, and people who remained unharmed fled the scene in a hurry. Uber will take care of it. "We are also ensuring all rides from around the affected area were free of charges", Elvide said. Uber has refunded journeys made during Saturday night's London terror attack, but has come under fire from some users for allegedly charging more.
  • Akamai Technologies, Inc. (AKAM)

    Akamai Technologies, Inc. (AKAM)

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    Gemmell James had sold 2,297 shares worth $146,618. Equities research analysts predict that Akamai Technologies will post $2.56 EPS for the current year. Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd raised its position in shares of Akamai Technologies, Inc. Concert Wealth Management Inc. now owns 29,010 shares of the technology infrastructure company's stock valued at $1,538,000 after buying an additional 91 shares in the last quarter.
  • AngloGold Ashanti Ltd. (AU) — Trending Stock Alert

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    TRADEMARK VIOLATION WARNING: " AngloGold Ashanti Limited (AU ) Shares Sold by SG Americas Securities LLC" was first posted by Stock Observer and is owned by of Stock Observer. Capstone Asset Management Co. increased its position in shares of AngloGold Ashanti Limited by 6.6% in the first quarter. Van ECK Associates Corp now owns 28,608,742 shares of the mining company's stock valued at $308,116,000 after buying an additional 4,139,327 shares in the last quarter.
  • Price Target Analysis Occidental Petroleum Corporation (OXY)

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    The stock has "Hold" rating by Deutsche Bank on Wednesday, December 14. Oppenheimer maintained it with "Outperform" rating and $85 target in Wednesday, September 2 report. More notable recent Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: "Kitzinger Lautmann Capital Management Inc Buys Occidental Petroleum Corp ..." on May 09, 2017, also Bloomberg.com with their article: "Occidental Holders Override Board in Approving Climate Proposal" published ...
  • Hands-on with iOS 11 features on the new 10.5-inch iPad Pro

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    Photo Credit: Siri on Apple's new operating system, iOS 11, will speak to users in other languages. A traveler would be able, for instance, to ask for the most popular dishes at a restaurant and have Siri automatically translate from Chinese, French, German, Italian, and Spanish into English.
  • Moody's downgrades China, expecting financial strength to erode as debt rises

    Moody's downgrades China, expecting financial strength to erode as debt rises

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    Moody's credit rating goes with the "pro-cyclical" rating approach and it's inappropriate, said the MOF. Moody's last downgraded China's rating in 1989, months after the Tiananmen Square Protests. China's short-term foreign currency bond and bank deposit ceilings remain Prime-1 (P-1), it said. Chinese policymakers have been making efforts to clean up lending practices, which have been viewed as a threat to financial stability.
  • Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD) Reviewed By Analysts

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    Savant Capital Ltd Com has invested 0.15% in Gilead Sciences , Inc. Gilead Sciences , Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD) share price increased in the last trading session with a previous 52-week high of $88.85. Lawson Kroeker Inc Ne has 2.4% invested in Gilead Sciences , Inc. The insider Alton Gregg H sold $337,392. Also, Director John Francis Cogan sold 9,943 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, May 9th.
  • Choice names cheapest Australian supermarket

    Choice names cheapest Australian supermarket

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    The latest CHOICE supermarket price survey found consumers can save almost $80 by switching from leading brands to a basket of Aldi budget products. A nationwide study has found that Woolworths is consistently cheaper than Coles while discount German chain Aldi beats the duopoly hands down.
  • We (Still) Don't Know If Trump Believes In Climate Change

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    Now they should continue their advocacy. Nineteen attorneys general joined the group, including New York AG Eric Schneiderman and Massachusetts AG Maura Healy, both of whom are investigating Exxon Mobil for allegedly deceiving investors on the company's climate risks The coalition intends to submit a "Societal Nationally Determined Contribution " to the United Nations , which will be called "America's Pledge" and account for the climate-fighting efforts of USA cities, states, businesses, and ...
  • Precio del petróleo aumenta por tensión diplomática en Qatar — VENEZUELA

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    Bahréin dio a los diplomáticos cataríes 48 horas para abandonar el territorio del Reino, así como suspendió toda comunicación aérea y marítima con el país vecino y prohibió los viajes y residencia recíprocos. El emir de Kuwait , Sabah al Ahmad Al Sabah, cuyo país no se unió a la ruptura de las relaciones con Doha, recibió el lunes a un enviado del rey saudí Salman y llamó después al emir de Catar , Tamim ben Hamad Al Thani, para reclamarle moderación y pedirle que le diera "una oportunidad ...
  • BT Group plc (BT) Receives Hold Rating from Berenberg Bank

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    Barclays Capital has "Overweight" rating and GBX 320 target. The stock of Shawbrook Group PLC (LON:SHAW) earned "Equal Weight" rating by Barclays Capital on Tuesday, October 4. Hays Advisory Ltd Llc accumulated 3,853 shares. The Company aims to provide customers with food and drinks. It has a 20.76 P/E ratio. The Company's segments include Credit Services, Decision Analytics, Marketing Services and Consumer Services.
  • British Airways bank holiday chaos likely caused by 'human error'

    British Airways bank holiday chaos likely caused by 'human error'

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    British Airways owner International Consolidated Airlines Group ( LON:IAG ) has said that its investigation was ongoing and the cause of the power outage had not yet been determined. As we've said before it was not an IT issue, it was a power issue. The problem with IT systems is recurring across the industry, particularly among established airlines.
  • South Australian nurse feared dead in London Bridge attack

    South Australian nurse feared dead in London Bridge attack

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    A Facebook post written by a friend, and shared numerous times, says Ms Zelenak was last seen on London Bridge and witnessed the attacks before getting separated from her friends. "She went in March on this wonderful trip away, life experience thing, that I was encouraging her to do because life experience is so good". Ms Ferguson Rowe says her brother held Ms Archibald, from British Columbia, as she died in his arms.
  • Institutional Investors Are Betting On Gulfport Energy Corp (NASDAQ:GPOR)

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    The original version of this piece of content can be viewed at https://www.themarketsdaily.com/2017/06/03/elkfork-partners-llc-increases-stake-in-gulfport-energy-co-gpor-updated.html. The company has been one of the biggest innovators in "Independent Oil & Gas" employing approximately 241 full time employees. Currently, the market capitalization of Gulfport Energy Corp .
  • Oil Prices Slide As Trump's Paris Decision Compounds Glut Concerns

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    While US government data on Thursday showed crude inventories declined last week, rising exports and production, and a jump in the oil rig count, suggest the glut will linger. US inventories fell 6.4 million barrels last week, their eighth straight weekly drawdown. The rise in US production has been driven by a record 20th straight weekly rise in oil drilling for new production, with the rig count climbing by 11 in the week to June 2, to 733, the most since April 2015.
  • W&T Offshore, Inc. (WTI) Upgraded to Buy at Zacks Investment Research

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    ValuEngine downgraded W&T Offshore from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a research report on Friday. W&T Offshore presently has an average rating of "Hold" and an average target price of $2.75. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. raised its stake in shares of W&T Offshore by 18.5% in the first quarter. Public Employees Retirement System of OH now owns 42,234 shares of the oil and gas company's stock valued at $117,000 after buying an additional 1,672 shares during the period.
  • Outstanding Analyst Ratings For Ashmore Group (LON:ASHM)

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    The firm now has a GBX 20 ($0.26) price target on the stock. 23/01/2017 - SThree had its "Buy" rating reiterated by analysts at Liberum Capital. They now have a GBP 1565.00p price target on the stock. 20/10/2016 - SThree was upgraded to "Outperform" by analysts at Credit Suisse. The legal version of this piece of content can be viewed at https://www.thestockobserver.com/2017/06/06/ashtead-group-plc-aht-rating-reiterated-by-jefferies-group-llc.html.
  • What's at stake for the U.S. after Qatar hit with diplomatic crisis

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    The five Arab countries have long-complained about Qatar's relationship with Iran and support for regional terror groups including Hamas and the Muslim Brotherhood. The diplomatic broadside threatens the global prestige of Qatar, home to a large U.S. military base and set to host 2022 FIFA World Cup . In an English translation of its website , Qatar's Ministry of Foreign Affairs called the decision "not justified" and based on "unfounded allegations".
  • Smith slams Australia's bowling performance after draw

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    Winless in an ODI at Edgbaston since 1993, with four of the past eight matches in Birmingham washed out, Australia was well behind par on the Duckworth Lewis system by the end of the eighth over. "We're going to have a look at the conditions in the morning, see what the forecast is like, and we'll decide our final 11 then". "I don't think we'll end up going with the four big quicks", Smith said.
  • Tripadvisor Inc (TRIP) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research

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    Finally, Cantor Fitzgerald reissued a "neutral" rating and issued a $60.00 target price on shares of Tripadvisor in a research note on Monday, February 13th. TripAdvisor, Inc. (TRIP ) now has P/E ( Price to Earnings) ratio of 55.95 while the company's industry has 47.46 P/E and the sector P/E is 23.62.
  • Trump to push for overhaul of roads, bridges, waterways

    Trump to push for overhaul of roads, bridges, waterways

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    Trump's push to revamp deteriorating roads, bridges, airports and railways aims to unlock economic growth and succeed in an area where his predecessor, former President Barack Obama, was repeatedly thwarted by a Republican-led Congress. Trump will wrap up his push on Friday with a visit to the Department of Transportation to discuss regulatory reform for roads and rail, Cohn said. Whereas the USA economy created a monthly average of close to 187,000 new jobs in 2016, the last three months have ...
  • Ipswich mayor quits amid corruption probe

    Ipswich mayor quits amid corruption probe

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    The long-term mayor, who is now being treated in an Ipswich hospital, made the announcement at a press conference wearing red-and-white polka dot pyjamas and a white robe. At a press conference this morning, Deputy Mayor Paul Tully confirmed police had raided Cr Pisasale's Council office on Monday. "Over the years I've co-operated wholeheartedly with the CCC and I intend to continue to do that", he said.
  • Latest Stocks: Old National Bancorp (ONB) Stake Reduced by Cipher Capital LP

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    Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 11,350,455 shares of the financial services provider's stock valued at $132,119,000 after buying an additional 939,062 shares in the last quarter. The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, July 3rd. Investors of record on Thursday, June 1st will be issued a $0.13 dividend.
  • Portland white supremacist Jeremy Christian appears in court

    Portland white supremacist Jeremy Christian appears in court

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    On Friday night, Christian reportedly harassed riders of the Portland train by shouting insults at two Muslim women and acting erratically. Taliesin Namkai-Meche was 23 years old, a recent college graduate. He was complaining about Muslims, Christians and Jews - saying they should burn at the stake and "f**ing die" - something she'd never heard before on Portland's MAX trains, she told the station.
  • Rockwell Automation (ROK) Insider Sells 3000 Shares of Stock

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    Institutional investors and hedge funds own 72.56% of the company's stock. (NYSE:DVN) by 205,062 shares in the quarter, for a total of 422,554 shares, and has risen its stake in Palo Alto Networks Inc. Rockwell Automation (ROK) has risen 42.76% since June 2, 2016 and is uptrending. More notable recent Rockwell Automation (NYSE:ROK) news were published by: Zacks.com which released: " Rockwell Automation (ROK) to Deliver IoT Platform to Metso" on June 01, 2017, also Schaeffersresearch.com ...
  • Costco same-store sales crush estimates

    Costco same-store sales crush estimates

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    Jabre Cap Sa owns 1.47% invested in Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST) for 80,000 shares. CWM LLC's holdings in Costco Wholesale were worth $24,472,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Wednesday, May 10th. This represents a yield of 1.13%. Costco Wholesale's payout ratio is now 32.79%. ILLEGAL ACTIVITY NOTICE: "Cwm LLC Increases Position in Costco Wholesale Co".
  • Does $7.24 justifies Southwestern Energy Company (SWN) shares?

    Does $7.24 justifies Southwestern Energy Company (SWN) shares?

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    The business is scheduled to issue its next quarterly earnings report after the market closes on Thursday, April 27th. The median target of analyst views collected by Yahoo Finance was as much as $2.97 below SWN's recent stock price. Southwestern Energy Company is an energy company engaged in natural gas and oil exploration, development and production. Hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock.