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Jun 06 2017

Leucadia National Corp (NYSE:LUK) Institutional Investor Sentiment Analysis

BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA owned 0.07% of Leucadia National Corp. worth $6,168,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Other hedge funds also recently modified their holdin...

Jun 06 2017

(JPM) Position Boosted by Orbis Allan Gray Ltd

Fifth Third Bancshares has 2.16 million shares for 1.19% of their portfolio. It is down 22.27% since June 5, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 17.04% the S&P...

Jun 06 2017

Jefferies Group LLC Reiterates "Buy" Rating for ARRIS International plc (ARRS)

On the close of 06/01/2017 ARRIS International plc (NASDAQ: ARRS ) jumped 3.21% to hit $28.94. Elkfork Partners LLC now owns 7,964 shares of the communications equipment ...

Jun 06 2017

(MCD) Position Raised by Concorde Asset Management LLC

D Orazio & Associates Inc. now owns 1,090 shares of the fast-food giant's stock valued at $133,000 after buying an additional 8 shares during the last quarter. After $1.4...

Jun 06 2017

Libya's internationally backed government cuts relations with Qatar

Qatar, which will host the 2022 FIFA World Cup and is home to some 10,000 American troops at a major US military base, criticized the move as a "violation of its sovereig...

Jun 06 2017

Equatorial Guinea signs production-sharing deal with ExxonMobil for block EG-11

A major announcement to this effect was made by Equatorial Guinea's Minister of Mines and Hydrocarbons, Gabriel Obiag-Lima, at the African Oil and Gas Conference in Cape ...

Jun 06 2017

Moody's downgrades Hong Kong after China ratings cut

China's Finance Ministry said on Wednesday the downgrade overestimated the risks to the economy and was based on "inappropriate methodology". Moody's cut Hong Kong's ...

Jun 06 2017

On Day 3 Of Cancellation Chaos, British Airways Edges Closer To Recovery

BA had been forced to cancel all its flights from Heathrow, Europe's busiest airport, and Gatwick on Saturday after a power supply problem disrupted its operations worldw...

Jun 06 2017

United Kingdom threat level to remain at severe following London attack - May

Salahudeen said the man used to wear ankle-length camouflage pants - similar to the ones seen in a picture of one of the bodies of the three attackers shot dead by poli...

Jun 06 2017

Several deaths in shooting near Orlando

The shooter had previously been accused of battering a fellow employee. But no charges were filed after both men were interviewed, and that co-worker was not among Monday...

Jun 06 2017

J.Crew gets new CEO; Mickey Drexler still chairman

Drexler officially hands over the reins in mid-July and will be succeeded by James Brett, now president of West Elm, the home furnishings division of Williams Sonoma . U...

Jun 06 2017

Cuomo Announces $1.5 Billion Renewable Energy Initiative

The announcement was in direct response to President Donald Trump's decision to remove the United States from the Paris Climate Accord. The alliance is focused on con...

Jun 06 2017

American unemployment hits its lowest in 16 years

Economists surveyed by Bloomberg had expected an increase of 180,000 in non-farm payrolls, which would have been in line with average monthly gains seen over the past y...

Jun 06 2017

How Analysts Feel About Land Securities Group plc (LON:LAND)?

Four equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the company. The firm has "Neutral" rating by Macquarie Resear...

Jun 06 2017

Gold Fields Limited (NYSE:GFI) Stock Ticks -2.65%

Several other hedge funds have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. Ruffer LLP boosted its position in shares of Gold Fields Limited by 6.3% in th...

Jun 06 2017

The Blackrock Municipal Income Trust Declares Monthly Dividend of $0.07 (BFK)

Pnc Financial Service Gru holds 0% or 38,996 shares. It has underperformed by 17.86% the S&P500. Pioneer Diversified High Income Trust Pioneer Diversified High Income ...

Jun 06 2017

Supreme Court Limits SEC's Authority to Recover Ill-Gotten Profits

Despite being limited in scope to the statute of limitations issue, SEC experts said the decision could have long-term consequences for SEC disgorgement actions because o...

Jun 06 2017

US commerce chief extends deadline in Mexico sugar trade talks

They are seen as a precursor as well as significant hurdle to the more complex discussions on the North American Free Trade Agreement between the United States, Mexico...

Jun 06 2017

EPS Growth overview of Avon Products Inc. (AVP)

Parametrica Management Ltd raised its position in shares of Avon Products by 119.7% in the first quarter. ( AVP ) stake by 47.53% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Shares of...

Jun 06 2017

GOP senators critique Trump's travel ban plan

Here's the full quotation: "Londoners will see an increased police presence today and over the course of the next few days". "There's a very real risk that by stigmatiz...