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Oct 18 2017

Floating offshore wind 'hugely significant' for Scotland's renewables ambitions

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said: "Scotland has developed an global reputation for modern, renewable energy technologies and Hywind Scotland - the world's first floati...

Oct 18 2017

Tale of the Ticker: Bhp Billiton Plc (BBL) Moves on Volume

Jefferies Group LLC lowered BHP Billiton Limited from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating and set a $32.00 target price on the stock.in a report on Thursday, June 8th...

Oct 18 2017

Stock Traders Buy Large Volume of Kinder Morgan Call Options (KMI)

The institutional investor held 202,075 shares of the public utilities company at the end of 2017Q2, valued at $3.87 million, up from 182,375 at the end of the previous r...

Oct 18 2017

Comcast Corporation 5.00% Notes (NYSE:CCV) Sees Significantly Lower Trading Volume

Kenneth J. Bacon, Director sold $83,187 worth of shares at an average price of $37.27 on Friday the 15th. The Adell Harriman & Carpenter Inc holds 172,408 shares with $6....

Oct 18 2017

Inflation drops but food prices rise

The last time the rate hit 3 percent was in April 2012, while it was last higher in March of the same year when it surged to 3.5 percent. "These upward effects were par...

Oct 18 2017

Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) Earns Daily Media Impact Rating of 0.16

The company has market cap of $350.45 billion. The stock declined 0.07% or $0.06 reaching $82.75 on the news. Investors are more bullish on shares of Exxon Mobil Corpo...

Oct 18 2017

US SEC charges Rio Tinto and former execs

The project hit several major setbacks, including the Mozambique government's rejection of transport plans for the coal . It was not until January 2013 that the comp...

Oct 18 2017

Colgate Palmolive declines by almost 3 per cent on weak results

One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, thirteen have issued a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the stock. Nextera Energy Inc. In reviewing som...

Oct 18 2017

Crown Resort shares plummet on 'manipulated pokies, sanctioned illegal drug use' claims

The whistleblower assertions extended to the Victorian Commission for Gaming and Liquor Regulation (VCGLR), the state gaming regulator, who the former employees alleged k...

Oct 18 2017

Wipro Q2 profit rises 6% to Rs2,192 crore

Revenue from its global IT services at $2,014 million was 5.1 per cent up annually from $1,916 million in same period a year ago and 2.1 per cent up quarterly from $1,972...

Oct 18 2017

Sensex and Nifty both touched an all time high

The report of the regulator was submitted in September and the bank has reclassified all eight accounts as NPAs and made additional provisions during the quarter ended ...

Oct 18 2017

Johnson & Johnson tops Street 3Q forecasts

About 9.08 million shares traded or 69.09% up from the average. Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ ) has risen 12.54% since October 17, 2016 and is uptrending. 105 funds opened...

Oct 18 2017

Hard Facts About Energy Transfer Equity, LP (NYSE:ETE)

The rating was downgraded by Robert W. Baird to "Neutral" on Monday, February 8. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with "Buy" on Monday, October 9. The Com...

Oct 18 2017

NBN complaints more than double, a 'cause for concern': Ombudsman

Complaints have skyrocketed a further 160 per cent in the 2016-17 financial year, with 27,195 lodged to the TIO. As Dr Brooks points out, complaints about Internet serv...

Oct 18 2017

Preferred Apartment Communities Inc. (APTS) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages

Based on current stock levels, Preferred Apartment Communities, Inc. shares are trading 0.35% off of the 50-day high and 15.58% away from the 50-day low. Therefore 67% ar...

Oct 18 2017

Bipartisan Deal Could Give Temporary Protection to Obamacare

Both Murray and Alexander said Tuesday they were still struggling over language to make sure that if the cost-sharing payments are resumed, insurers would not receive a w...

Oct 18 2017

Next Weeks Broker Price Targets For PayPal (NASDAQ:PYPL)

Investigating the productivity proportions of business stock, speculator will discover its ROE, ROA, ROI remaining at 10.3%, 4.5% and 9.2%, individually. PayPal has a 52-...

Oct 18 2017

Alphabet's Sidewalk Labs will build new smart city development in Toronto

Sidewalk Labs will serve as the development's innovation partner. Sidewalk Labs, which built a large free Wi-Fi network in NY called LinkNYC, won a bid with Waterfront T...

Oct 18 2017

Dow Jones crosses 23000 mark for the first time

Goldman Sachs shares dipped despite reporting a profit beat and smaller-than-expected trading revenue fall. Health care provider and insurance company United Health was t...

Oct 17 2017

Malaysia Airlines' CEO Peter Bellew To Re-join Ryanair In December

Bellew is the third MAS CEO in two years after Mueller and Ahmad Jauhari Yahya, who stepped down after the twin MAS tragedies of MH370 and MH17 in 2014. In recent weeks p...