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Momentum Stock: JC Penney Company Inc (JCP)

Momentum Stock: JC Penney Company Inc (JCP)

C. Penney Company, Inc. Holding Company (NYSE: JCP ) from an overweight rating to a neutral rating in a research note released on Friday, Marketbeat Ratings reports. The company's diluted EPS for tr...

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Cooper Tire & Rubber Company (CTB): Will The Growth Last?

Cooper Tire & Rubber Company (CTB): Will The Growth Last?

AmerisourceBergen had 51 analyst reports since July 27, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. First Interstate Bankshares holds 0% of its portfolio in Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co (NASDAQ:GT) for 67 shares. T...

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Constellation to acquire stake in Canadian marijuana company

The Wall Street Journal reports that it will acquire a 9.9 percent stake in Ontario-based Canopy Growth Corp . State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D bought a new stake in Constellation Bra...

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Digitization could boost United Kingdom manufacturing — Scythes to Bytes

Digitization could boost United Kingdom manufacturing — Scythes to Bytes

Looking at the United Kingdom, the report, described by The Times as more like a "manifesto", sets out the case that innovations in robotics and autonomous manufacturing, together with the use of ...

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A Look at Some Alternative Metrics For Merck & Co., Inc. (NYSE:MRK)

Following previous thoughts, shifting focus on performance of the Merck & Co., Inc. UBS AG raised their price objective on Merck & from $70.00 to $72.00 and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a rese...

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Tony Podesta reportedly leaving the lobbying firm he founded amid Mueller investigation

Tony Podesta reportedly leaving the lobbying firm he founded amid Mueller investigation

Podesta, described as a " Democratic power lobbyist", is the founder of the Podesta Group. Tony Podesta , a major Democratic Washington player, is stepping aside from his lobbying firm amid the ...

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SoftBank to Halt Sprint Merger Talks With T-Mobile, Nikkei Says

An unconfirmed report Monday said Sprint's long awaited merger with rival T-Mobile is about to unravel. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Deutsche Telekom AG (NASDAQ: DTEGY ) from a...

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1000 jobs saved as easyJet acquires part of Air Berlin

1000 jobs saved as easyJet acquires part of Air Berlin

The consideration, however, excludes potential start-up and transitional operating costs. The transaction is subject to regulatory approvals and is expected to complete in December 2017. The deal wi...

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Goodwin Procter Steers Lennar In $9.3B CalAtlantic Buy

Goodwin Procter Steers Lennar In $9.3B CalAtlantic Buy

It will have a market value of about US$18bn and a combined revenue of US$17bn. The deal would include $3.6 million of debt assumed and will be comprised of 80 percent stock and 20 percent cash. With ...

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AkzoNobel, Axalta Mulling 'Merger of Equals'

AkzoNobel, Axalta Mulling 'Merger of Equals'

Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC acquired a new position in Axalta Coating Systems during the second quarter worth about $340,000. Finally, Advisor Group Inc. EPS Estimate for the next Quarter is 0.31. ...

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Hundreds take to the street to fight breast cancer

Hundreds take to the street to fight breast cancer

She bears the nagging pain all alone and regrets that if she had known, she would have started treatment early. Experts say early detection of cancer helps in its successful treatment. Some of the b...

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More clouds, chilly on Sunday

More clouds, chilly on Sunday

Temperatures on Sunday afternoon should climb into the 60s. Next weekend will be very lovely with the rain expected to hold off. The high temperature for Halloween will only be in the mid-50s. L...

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HSBC posts surge in quarterly profit thanks to its focus on Asia

Adjusted profit before tax was $5.44 billion, compared to $5.52 billion past year. The strong results came despite the bank booking more than $770m of exceptional costs for the quarter, including $1...

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Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Brokerages

Marathon Petroleum Corporation ( NYSE MPC ) traded up 2.10% during mid-day trading on Friday, reaching $58.47. Royal Bank Of Canada reiterated a buy rating and set a $71.00 target price on shares of ...

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'Bloodhound' vehicle kicks off bid to speed into record books

'Bloodhound' vehicle kicks off bid to speed into record books

The auto was piloted by Andy Green, who had to withstand g-forces of up to 1.5 g, and the test took place on a runway in the United Kingdom, ahead of a record attempt booked for the second half of 201...

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Armstrong Henry H Associates Boosted Union Pacific (UNP) Position By $780300; National Bank of Canada (TSE:NA

Armstrong Henry H Associates Boosted Union Pacific (UNP) Position By $780300; National Bank of Canada (TSE:NA

The company has market cap of $2.91 billion. The stock increased 0.63% or GBX 0.25 on October 27, reaching GBX 40. About 990,436 shares traded. Ventas, Inc. Anderson Hoagland stated it has 15,414 sh...

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Huntsman And Clariant Walk Away From Mega-Merger Amidst Pressure From Investors

Huntsman And Clariant Walk Away From Mega-Merger Amidst Pressure From Investors

This follows earlier mandatory notifications by White Tale Holdings to the Swiss Stock Exchange regarding its holdings. But a pair of investors in Clariant, who combined their stakes to form White T...

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Betting On Delta Air Lines, Inc. (NYSE:DAL) ?

Basswood Capital Management Llc decreased Bank Of Marin Bancorp (NASDAQ:BMRC) stake by 7,309 shares to 289,504 valued at $17.82 million in 2017Q2. Delta Air Lines Inc Del now has $36.05 billion valu...

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What Are Analysts Suggestions On Valero Energy Corporation (VLO)

It has outperformed by 12.14% the S&P500. Foster & Motley Inc decreased Target Corporation (TGT) stake by 29.13% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Citadel Advisors LLC now owns 14,813 shares of the pip...

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Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) Touching Most Active List Today

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) Touching Most Active List Today

Alpha Windward Ltd Co reported 0.25% in Amazon.com, Inc. The stock decreased 9.41% or $1.12 on October 27, reaching $10.78. On average, equities analysts forecast that Amazon.com, Inc. Since May 2, ...

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Research Ratings: Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (COG), Public Storage

California-based Advisor Ltd Liability Corp has invested 0.05% in Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (NYSE:COG). The trading saw a strength at $27.14, the 52-week high. (NYSE:MHK) has risen 20.32% since Octo...

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Were Analysts Bearish Ashmore Group plc (LON:ASHM) This Week?

Were Analysts Bearish Ashmore Group plc (LON:ASHM) This Week?

As per Tuesday, February 16, the company rating was maintained by Investec. The rating was maintained by Jefferies on Monday, September 19 with "Underperform". Investors sentiment decreased to 1.28 in...

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Las Vegas Sands Corp. (LVS) Shares Bought by Boston Advisors LLC

Las Vegas Sands Corp. (LVS) Shares Bought by Boston Advisors LLC

About 2.28 million shares traded. According to today's trading volume Las Vegas Sands Corp .is ABOVE its 20-Day Avg. volume with the stock showing ABOVE Abnormal volume in the past 150 days. LVS's p...

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Superstar Winx clinches third straight Cox Plate title

Superstar Winx clinches third straight Cox Plate title

She moved menacingly to the front rounding the home turn and while Humidor briefly threatened to cause a huge upset, finishing strongly in the closing stages of the 10-furlong contest, Winx had en...

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Analyst's Rankings to Lookout: Southwest Airlines Co. (LUV), Range Resources Corporation (RRC)

Analyst's Rankings to Lookout: Southwest Airlines Co. (LUV), Range Resources Corporation (RRC)

Under normal market conditions, the Fund invests in a global portfolio of securities consisting of below investment grade fixed-income securities, emerging market fixed-income securities and investmen...

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