Economy

by | May 11, 2018 | 20:03

It had been 7.5 per cent in March, but Stat's Canada cautions against month to month comparisons because of the small sample size. Over 1,100 net jobs were lost in Canada during the month of April according to the latest numbers from Statistics Canada .

by | May 11, 2018 | 19:21

The stock has a market capitalization of $3.50 billion, a PE ratio of 17.14, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.92 and a beta of 1.02. On Monday, December 11 the stock of American Eagle Outfitters, Inc . American Eagle Outfitters posted sales of $761.84 million during the same quarter last year, which suggests a positive year-over-year growth rate of 5.7%.

by | May 11, 2018 | 18:45

UPbit services such as all transactions and withdrawals are operating normally. "The whole world is now framing the outline (for cryptocurrency ) and therefore (the government) should rather work more on normalization than increasing regulation", Choe Heung-sik, chief of FSS, the agency responsible for this investigation against Upbit, told reporters in February this year.

by | May 11, 2018 | 15:48

It has underperformed by 65.90% the S&P500. Zoopla Property Group (LON: ZPG ) has had their stock rating reconfirmed as a solid "Buy" by stock research analysts at Liberum Capital. GBX 430.18's average target is -12.03% below currents GBX 489 stock price. This was disclosed to clients in analysts report on Friday morning. Peel Hunt maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Friday, January 12 report.

by | May 11, 2018 | 16:25

Later, the Aditya Birla company offered to provide a line of credit to Binani Cement's parent - Binani Industries - in return of a majority stake in the distressed company. Within a months' time, the UltraTech-Binani case has entered the Supreme Court twice. Before the SC verdict, UltraTech revised its bid upward to Rs 7,960 crore, which is about Rs 1,000 crore higher than Dalmia's offer of Rs 6,590 crore.

by | May 11, 2018 | 14:44

They expect West Texas Intermediate, the most commonly cited U.S. contract, to trade $6 below the price of Brent in 2019. Singapore-listed O&G-related stocks also mostly closed in positive territory. Primary sanctions restrict United States companies from doing business with Iran. Saudi Arabia , the world's top oil exporter, will supply full contractual volumes of crude to two refiners in Asia in June, two sources with knowledge of the matter said on Thursday.

by | May 11, 2018 | 13:11

Durkan's tax would raise money for homeless services and affordable housing but would be half the size of the measure under consideration in recent weeks . Councilwoman Kshama Sawant, a socialist, said affordable housing is critically important and the council should "stand up to Amazon and Jeff Bezos' bullying".

by | May 11, 2018 | 13:18

Dean Foods Company has its outstanding Shares of 90.01 Million. During the past three months the stock gain 7.55%, however six months performance of the stock remained at 12.87%. Brokerage firms on the street have price targets on the name ranging from $7 to $13 based on 13 opinions. Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF) has seen its stock hit a 1-year low price of $8.14 as well as a 1-year high price of $19.98.

by | May 11, 2018 | 12:22

The first sale was made at $4.56 but later the stock became weaker, and closed with a fall of -2.2%. Outstanding shares refer to a company's stock now held by all its shareholders, including share blocks held by institutional investors and restricted shares owned by the company's officers and insiders.

by | May 11, 2018 | 12:11

Finally, Meadow Creek Investment Management LLC lifted its holdings in Devon Energy by 25.9% during the 4th quarter. DnB Asset Management AS now owns 57,675 shares of the energy company's stock worth $2,388,000 after purchasing an additional 3,000 shares during the period.

by | May 11, 2018 | 10:47

And Sainsbury's - the United Kingdom industry's second biggest supermarket, merging with Asda, the nation's third biggest, would be a major challenge for Morrisons who comes in at number four. The tie-up will create a supermarket titan bigger than Tesco with revenues of £51bn and a network of 2,800 Sainsbury's, Asda and Argos stores. 'As of today, there are 10 Specsavers practices open within Sainsbury's stores and we have plans to open a significant number of additional sites in the year ...

by | May 11, 2018 | 11:15

Finally, Quantitative Systematic Strategies LLC bought a new position in shares of Yext in the 4th quarter worth $391,000. Public Employees Retirement Association of Colorado bought a new position in shares of Yext in the 4th quarter worth $169,000.

by | May 11, 2018 | 06:59

SG Americas Securities LLC now owns 3,385 shares of the basic materials company's stock valued at $335,000 after acquiring an additional 668 shares during the period. The fund owned 260,293 shares of the basic materials company's stock after selling 62,524 shares during the quarter. The stock of Randgold Resources Limited (NASDAQ:GOLD) has "Overweight" rating given on Monday, February 12 by JP Morgan.

by | May 11, 2018 | 07:46

The stock increased 1.00% or $0.54 during the last trading session, reaching $53.99. It also reduced Schlumberger Ltd (NYSE:SLB) stake by 45,820 shares and now owns 157,200 shares. Therefore 96% are positive. Applied Materials had 24 analyst reports since November 13, 2017 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with "Buy" on Tuesday, January 30.

by | May 11, 2018 | 08:00

Bank of America gained 2.6 percent to $30.72. The S&P 500 index rose 25 points, or 0.9 percent, to 2,723. The Dow Jones industrial average posted its fifth gain in a row, climbing 182.33 points, or 0.7 percent, to 24,542.54. Morgan Stanley was up 2 percent to $52.44. The Nasdaq composite increased 73 points, or 1 percent, to 7,339. HEALTHY ACQUISITION: Shares in Athenahealth vaulted 15.6 percent to $145.76 on news that Elliott Management has made a bid to acquire the medical software ...

by | May 11, 2018 | 07:58

They categorical hope that their points will probably be addressed in future talks with the North, together with a gathering between North Korean chief Kim Jong Un and President Donald Trump. Following reports that the North has freed three American detainees, concerns are growing over the fate of South Korean people held in the communist state.

by | May 11, 2018 | 06:26

The technical pattern reviews low risk. The stock decreased 0.09% or $0.28 during the last trading session, reaching $325.84. (NYSE:CRM) shares have been seen trading 6.09% away from the 20-day moving average. Lockheed Martin Corporation (LMT) stock is Overbought or Oversold? Morgan Stanley maintained Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE:LMT) rating on Thursday, April 12.

by | May 11, 2018 | 06:37

Robinhood's offering is particularly popular among the "millennial" population, who appreciate the ease of using the app to trade several asset classes without fees. The impressive metrics mean that the NY startup has been able to bring on almost as many customers as E*Trade, which has been at the online brokerage industry since 1982.

by | May 11, 2018 | 06:37

Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) Director Patricia Q. Stonesifer sold 1,375 shares of the company's stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, May 2nd. More notable recent Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: "AWS head responds to Microsoft's cloud criticism" published on May 09, 2018 as well as Seekingalpha.com's news article titled: "DoT announces drone project winners" with publication date: May 10, 2018.

by | May 11, 2018 | 06:08

Finally, DnB Asset Management AS boosted its holdings in shares of The Bank of New York Mellon by 1.8% during the 4th quarter. It has underperformed by 1.89% the S&P500. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation (NYSE:BK) rating on Thursday, March 8. A total of 12 analysts rate BNY Mellon (NYSE:BK) as follows: 5 "Buy", 5 "Hold" and 2 "Sell".

by | May 11, 2018 | 05:53

Still struggling with a fragile growth after a hard economic recession, Nigeria recorded a 0.83 percent growth in 2017, though higher than -1.58 percent recorded in 2016. "The current growth spurt in advanced economies is expected to taper off, and the borrowing terms for the region's frontier markets will likely become less favourable, which could coincide with higher refinancing needs for many countries across the region", it said.

by | May 11, 2018 | 06:21

About 77,583 shares traded. (NASDAQ:SPWH) has declined 14.19% since May 8, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 65.90% the S&P500. ( TEX ) by 25.18% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. The SI to INTERFOR CORPORATION COMMON SHARES CANA's float is 0.16%. Rampart Inv Mngmt Co Ltd Liability Co reported 106,184 shares. Mitsubishi Ufj Tru Banking has invested 0.03% in Bunge Limited (NYSE:BG).

by | May 11, 2018 | 06:35

Quanta Services, Inc. (NYSE:PWR) has declined 5.50% since April 25, 2017 and is downtrending. It has outperformed by 20.87% the S&P500. According to a filing Bb&T Securities Llc upped its stake in Analog Devices Inc (NASDAQ:ADI) by 146,335 shares to 265,930 shares, valued at $23.68M in 2017Q4.

by | May 11, 2018 | 05:19

Novavax has a 1-year low of $1.58 and a 1-year high of $1.70. Novavax Inc ( NASDAQ : NVAX ) shares traded on 5.56% above secure line and closed at $1.71. The company made Return on equity of 278.40% in last 12 months period. (NYSE:HOV), Kingold Jewelry, Inc ... Comparatively, 0.20% of Welbilt, Inc .

by | May 11, 2018 | 05:16

Singh said it was a mere coincidence that the spike in worldwide rates and the company's decision to put a lid on prices comes just ahead of the assembly elections in Karnataka on May 12. Asked about all the three PSU oil firms fixing retail rates in tandem, he said it was possible that all of them thought that the spike in worldwide oil prices is not supported by fundamentals and needs to be moderated.

by | May 11, 2018 | 05:47

For Iran's clients, what happens this time will likely echo the last episode earlier this decade, when Iran was also sanctioned by the U.S. Back then countries were given exemptions by the U.S. The biggest single buyer of Iran's crude is China, whose imports peaked at about 900,000 bpd in mid-2016 but have dropped to around 600,000 bpd in 2018, according to Thomson Reuters ship-tracking data.

by | May 11, 2018 | 06:09

After a recent check, OncoSec Medical Incorporated ( NASDAQ: ONCS ) stock is found to be 5.85% volatile for the week, while 6.95% volatility is recorded for the month. Trading volume is a gauge of how many times a stock is bought and sold in a given time period (most commonly, within a day of trading, known as the average daily trading volume - ADTV).

by | May 11, 2018 | 05:51

At the end of 12/31/2017 reporting period, 116 institutional holders increased their position in Plains GP Holdings, L.P. (NYSE: PAGP ) by some 22,126,073 shares, 122 decreased positions by 19,351,817 and 37 held positions by 90,160,945. As of December 31, 2016, this segment owned and leased 19,200 miles of active crude oil and NGL pipelines and gathering systems; 31 million barrels of active and above-ground tank capacity; 810 trailers; 120 transport and storage barges; and 60 transport tugs.

by | May 11, 2018 | 04:41

These funds own 4.73 million shares, that's down from 5.50 million shares in 2017Q3. Rathbone Brothers Plc owns 49,041 shs for 0.09% of their capital. Further, Cornerstone Advisors Inc reported 354,556 shares in Tri-continental Corp equivalent to 1.09% of its long stock exposure. Credit Suisse Group reaffirmed a hold rating on shares of Thomson Reuters in a report on Friday, February 9th.

by | May 11, 2018 | 05:01

The firm has a market cap of $5,037.27, a P/E ratio of 28.79 and a beta of 0.37. Kinross Gold Corporation ( KGC ) surged 0.5% yesterday to close its trading session at $4.03. Its shares are now trading at $3.67 apiece. Kinross Gold Corporation (NYSE: KGC ) has risen 13.79% since May 9, 2017 and is uptrending. The Weekly Volatility is 3.60% and the Monthly Volatility is 3.02%.

by | May 11, 2018 | 04:52

Sibanye Gold has a consensus rating of "Buy" and a consensus target price of $5.25. JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 630,365 shares of the basic materials company's stock worth $2,850,000 after purchasing an additional 626,883 shares in the last quarter.

by | May 11, 2018 | 06:18

CTC will acquire the company that owns and operates Helly Hansen, Helly Hansen Holding AS, to bolster CTC's retail brands including casualwear and industrialwear brand Mark's and activewear brand FGL. In its acquirer's home country, Helly Hansen competes with hip winter-wear maker Canada Goose. "Over the past six years Ontario Teachers' has worked proactively with the Helly Hansen team to build a strong financial and strategic footing for the company", said Jo Taylor, Ontario Teachers' ...

by | May 11, 2018 | 04:38

The stock has a market cap of $60.48 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 25.62 and a beta of 1.66. About 2.05M shares traded. Independence Trust CO bought a new position in Las Vegas Sands in the fourth quarter worth approximately $205,000.

by | May 11, 2018 | 05:48

Oasis Petroleum had a net margin of 9.92% and a return on equity of 0.16%. Waddell And Reed Financial Inc reported 0.04% stake. In order for us to accurately measure profitability and return , we will be using the EBITDA margin and Return on Investment (ROI), which balances the difference in capital structure.

by | May 11, 2018 | 04:22

As per Tuesday, February 14, the company rating was maintained by Shore Capital. In other news, Chairman James Carl Stewart sold 40,977 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, April 19th. The firm has "Buy" rating by Citigroup given on Monday, November 13. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Thursday, October 5 by Jefferies. As per Monday, July 10, the company rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray.