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Sep 07 2017

Toys 'R' Us hires firm to help it explore options

The company wants to refinance or restructure its massive debt. But the hiring of the restructuring lawyers by a financially troubled company usually suggests that bankru...

Sep 07 2017

Australia July Retail Sales Flat On Month

In seasonally adjusted terms, there were falls in household goods retailing (-1.7 per cent), department stores (-2.8 per cent) and clothing, footwear and personal accesso...

Sep 07 2017

Lilly Plans To Cut About 3500 Jobs Globally

Weaver C Barksdale & Associates Inc sold 8,587 shares as the company's stock declined 3.22% while stock markets rallied. Moreover, Laurion Capital Management Lp has 0.03%...

Sep 07 2017

General Electric Company (GE) to Issue $0.24 Quarterly Dividend

The Rothschild Investment Corp holds 475,667 shares with $15.03M value, down from 504,506 last quarter. General Electric Company (GE ) performance during the last one ...

Sep 07 2017

Questions for the ECB Policy Meeting

ECB President Mario Draghi is set to start laying the groundwork for stimulus reduction when policymakers meet on Thursday, giving investors some hints but probably hol...

Sep 07 2017

State Street Sold 1157582 Company Stocks In Lowe's Companies,

In the last earnings report the EPS was $3.52 and is expected to be $4.49 for the current year with 837,000,000 shares presently outstanding. Boasting a price of $75.54...

Sep 07 2017

IBM and MIT team up for AI research

The company looking to deliver the innovations that boost the wildernesses of AI, also the lab inspires students as well as its faculty to launch new organizations that w...

Sep 07 2017

Asian markets, won sink after North Korea's latest nuclear test

There is no other way to solve the North Korean nuclear issue, apart from through peaceful dialogue". "Australia is doing its part to exert pressure on North Korea thro...

Sep 07 2017

Nirmala Sitharaman at South Block: 'Military preparedness, soldiers welfare top priorities'

Nirmala Sitharaman on Thursday took charge of the defense ministry, becoming the first full-time woman defense minister of the country. Finance MInister Arun Jaitley w...

Sep 07 2017

Storm surge: Hurricane Harvey boosts jobless claims by 62000 to 298000

Unemployment applications spiked last week to the highest level in more than two years in the wake of Hurricane Harvey's lashing of Texas and Louisiana. In Texas, claims ...

Sep 07 2017

Putin regrets giving Tillerson Russian honor

Yet in a discussion about awards for foreigners, Mr Putin told an American moderator at an economic forum in Vladivostok: "We once awarded the Order of Friendship to your...

Sep 07 2017

The Advisory Board Company (NASDAQ:ABCO) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Cantor Fitzgerald

The Advisory Board had a return on equity of 12.69% and a net margin of 13.65%. Highbridge Management Ltd reported 0% stake. Summit Creek Advisors Limited Liability accum...

Sep 07 2017

Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (RCL) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Hold

According to Zacks, "Royal Caribbean shares have outpaced the industry year to date". Given solid performance in the last reported quarter along with favorable booking tr...

Sep 07 2017

Hurricane Harvey Leads to Gas Price Surge in New Jersey

The average price for a gallon in the Corpus Christi area is $2.41, up from $2.20 last week. Overall, gas prices are pennies away from topping the highest price ($2.67,...

Sep 07 2017

Cpcm LLC Has $17.65 Million Holdings in Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)

The Weatherly Asset Management holds 61,414 shares with $3.82M value, up from 52,289 last quarter. Microsoft Corp now has $566.27B valuation. The stock closing price is n...

Sep 07 2017

Newell Brands Inc. (NWL) Stake Lowered by Sentry Investments Corp

Lmr Prtnrs Llp holds 0.18% or 26,444 shares in its portfolio. It is down 21.41% since September 7, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 10.78% the S&P500. T...

Sep 07 2017

Brookdale Sr Living INC (BKD) Stake Held by Lee Danner & Bass Inc

Brookdale Senior Living had a negative net margin of 10.14% and a positive return on equity of 6.00%. The stock decreased 0.66% or $0.08 on September 1, reaching $12.05....

Sep 07 2017

The Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation (BGFV) Stock Rating Lowered by ValuEngine

The firm has a market cap of $164.45 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 6.9508 and a beta of -0.06. At the time of writing, shares were trading 0.40% away from the 20-...

Sep 07 2017

Lockheed Martin Corporation (LMT) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Brokerages

Corporate insiders own 0.39% of the company's stock. The company has market cap of $131.34 million. With the last stock price close down 8.09% from the 200-day moving ave...

Sep 07 2017

Mortgage applications rise as rates move lower

Bond yields have fallen as investors, rattled by everything from North Korean nuclear tests to hurricanes in the USA, have flocked to the safety of Treasurys. These are n...