Stories about Finance

Aug 25 2017

Pepper the Robot Can Perform Funerary Rites

The robot was a Pepper model from SoftBank, programmed with all the rites of a traditional Buddhist funeral . To perform the role of a priest entrusted humanoid Rob...

Aug 25 2017

Blige Postpone Concerts Due to Hurricane Harvey

Coldplay is still on tour to promote the album A Head Full of Dreams . Other performers scheduled to perform in Houston this weekend include Lyle Lovett, Simple P...

Aug 25 2017

Westrock Company (WRK) Stake Increased by Global X Management Co. LLC

The P/E ratio is now 33.18 and the market value is 13.72B. During the latest trading session WestRock Company (NYSE: WRK ) stock went up with a prior 52-week high of ...

Aug 25 2017

July's new home sales dropped to new low for 2017

The average tenure of someone selling their home in July was 8.28 years, according to ATTOM Data Solutions. After reaching their second highest post-recession level in ...

Aug 25 2017

Volkswagen engineer gets prison in diesel case

A Volkswagen engineer who had a key role in the company's diesel emissions scandal was sentenced Friday to more than three years in prison and a $200,000 fine, a steeper ...

Aug 25 2017

Price Target Analysis United Continental Holdings, Inc. (UAL)

A-R-T- Advisors Llc increased its stake in United Contl Hldgs Inc ( UAL ) by 1513.16% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Finally, Dimensional Fund...

Aug 25 2017

Energy Transfer Partners LP (NYSE:ETP): Institutional Investor Sentiment Down to 0.75

Natixis sold 1.36 million shares as Energy Transfer Prtnrs LP (ETP)'s stock declined 10.54%. The hedge fund run by David Atterbury held 63,604 shares of the natural gas d...

Aug 25 2017

Bond Routs, Stock Surges: Jackson Hole Can Be Messy for Markets

Janet Yellen , chair of the US Federal Reserve , said rule changes had made the system "undoubtedly safer". Yellen's topic of the speech is financial stability. While ...

Aug 25 2017

Comparable Company Analysis: Scorpio Tankers Inc. (STNG), Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM)

It has underperformed by 25.78% the S&P500. Raymond James & Associates decreased Mckesson Corp (NYSE:MCK) stake by 45,323 shares to 76,082 valued at $10.69 million in 2...

Aug 25 2017

American Airlines Group Inc (AAL) Can't Be More Safe. Trades Significantly Higher

About 3.58 million shares traded. When the trading finished on 08/24/2017 American Airlines Group Inc. It has outperformed by 23.95% the S&P500. Total SA (NYSE:TOT) h...

Aug 25 2017

Big Lots Registers Big Profit Increase in Q2

Other hedge funds have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. At the end of June reporting period, 171 institutional holders increased their pos...

Aug 25 2017

Ulta Beauty shares dip after second-quarter results

It is down 30.00% since August 25, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 0.38% the S&P500. Therefore 48% are positive. Jefferies maintained Ulta Beauty Inc (NA...

Aug 25 2017

Does $19.36 justifies The Michaels Companies, Inc. (MIK) shares?

Blackrock Inv Limited Liability Company holds 0% or 49,808 shares in its portfolio. Fiera Cap holds 1.64 million shares. ( MIK ) is 0.38 while the analysts predicted the ...

Aug 25 2017

Morgan Stanley Reiterates Equal Weight Rating for Ultragenyx Pharmaceutical Inc. (RARE)

Manufacturers Life Insur The holds 0% or 24,582 shares. Leerink Swann also issued estimates for Ultragenyx Pharmaceutical's Q3 2017 earnings at ($1.84) EPS, Q4 2017 ear...

Aug 25 2017

Growth Analysis of Encana Corporation (NYSE:ECA)

The company moved in the past week with shift of 0.65%. Here is the rundown on market activity for Encana Corporation (NYSE:ECA). The Bank Of Nova Scotia holds 6.93 m...

Aug 25 2017

Highly Traded Stock: Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO)

First Command Financial Services Inc. boosted its position in shares of Cisco Systems by 1.5% in the first quarter. The stock decreased 1.08% or $1.14 during the last t...

Aug 25 2017

Travelers Property Casualty Corp (NYSE:TAP) Q4 2016 Sentiment

The company's dividend yield is now 1.82%, which is high for a food and beverage stock but still below the low risk savings rate. E I Du Pont De Nemours And Co (NYSE:DD) ...

Aug 25 2017

Putting Together The Pieces For Coca-Cola Co (KO)

About shares traded. The Coca-Cola Co (KO) has declined 0.95% since August 25, 2016 and is downtrending. Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU) has risen 176.27% since Augus...

Aug 25 2017

Oil Change International Responds to Department of Energy Grid Study

Energy Secretary Rick Perry commissioned the study in April to evaluate whether "regulatory burdens" imposed by past administrations had forced the premature retireme...

Aug 25 2017

Let's Get Technical With Zimmer Biomet Holdings, Inc. (ZBH)

IL's holdings in Zimmer Biomet Holdings were worth $3,146,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Its up 150% from 1,600 shares previously. Its investment was wort...