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Sanctuary review finds Clark County in compliance with immigration law Sanctuary review finds Clark County in compliance with immigration law
- August 06, 2017

According to the Associated Press , the four cities targeted by the DOJ will be required to allow federal immigration authorities to access jails and question immigrants, as well as notify Department of Homeland Security officials at least 48 hours before releasing someone in the country illegally from custody. (more...)
Analyst Opinion Summary: Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC), HMS Holdings Corp. (HMSY) Analyst Opinion Summary: Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC), HMS Holdings Corp. (HMSY)
- August 06, 2017

Aberdeen Israel Fund Inc (ISL) has risen 15.33% since August 3, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 19.53% the S&P500. Marathon Pete Corp now has $28.95B valuation. Palmer C. Michael sold $213,000 worth of stock or 4,000 shares. A stock with a beta more than 1 means high volatile and less than 1 means low volatile. (more...)
GST relief for textiles, goods movement to get smoother GST relief for textiles, goods movement to get smoother
- August 06, 2017

He also said that the GST on central and state government works contracts, which was earlier at 18 per cent, had now been revised downwards by the Council to 12 per cent along with the benefit of input tax credit. As a first, state-level screening committees will be set up along with a panel at the Centre and the FM said it would act as a "deterrent". As per the GST rates, unbranded food items are exempted, where as branded and packed food items attract 5% rate. (more...)
The Royal Bank of Scotland swings to a profit in 2Q The Royal Bank of Scotland swings to a profit in 2Q
- August 06, 2017

RBS , bailed out by the British government during the 2008 financial crisis, said Friday that net income totaled 680 million pounds ($894 million) after a loss of 1.08 billion pounds in the same period a year ago. Media stories about Royal Bank Scotland PLC (The ) (NYSE:RBS) have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. A surprisingly strong performer was its NatWest Markets investment banking unit, where revenues increased by 14% in the first six months of 2017 ... (more...)
Ilika plc (IKA) Earns Buy Rating from Numis Securities Ltd Ilika plc (IKA) Earns Buy Rating from Numis Securities Ltd
- August 06, 2017

Wellington Management Group LLP now owns 63,250,780 shares of the company's stock valued at $1,969,630,000 after buying an additional 4,605,694 shares during the last quarter. This represents a yield of 0.68%. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: This report was originally posted by The Cerbat Gem and is owned by of The Cerbat Gem. (more...)
Banks' savings interest rate cut due to lower inflation: Jaitley Banks' savings interest rate cut due to lower inflation: Jaitley
- August 06, 2017

Jaitley also said that the government had raised Rs 8,500 crore through the CPSE ETF route in the last fiscal. The minister was speaking during a zero hour, and commented that the government already has a deposit scheme offering an over 8% interest rate. (more...)
Education Realty Trust Inc. (EDR) Upgraded at BidaskClub
- August 06, 2017

It has underperformed by 41.85% the S&P500. Lazard Asset Management Llc increased Federal Realty ( FRT ) stake by 43.25% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. After the latest check-in, company stock is -1.79% off of the 50 day high and 7.85% away from the 50 day low price. D E Shaw Co holds 0% or 55,004 shares. (more...)
US Stocks Set to End the Week Higher US Stocks Set to End the Week Higher
- August 06, 2017

The Dow Jones Industrial Average ended at its eighth straight record high on Friday, with gains in JPMorgan Chase & Co and other banks after data showed United States employers hired more workers than expected last month. Government bonds and gold, which tend to be sensitive to expectations around the Fed's interest-rate path, retreated following the jobs report . Gilead's 1.9-percent fall and Allergan's 2.9-percent loss weighed on the healthcare index. (more...)
Joseph Mauriello Sells 3043 Shares of XL Group Ltd. (XL) Stock
- August 06, 2017

The value of the total investment in White Mountains Insurance Group went from $1,360,000 to $1,540,000 increasing 13.2% quarter to quarter. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.73 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 18.57 and a beta of 0.57. (more...)
Nissan Employees Vote Against UAW Unionization Nissan Employees Vote Against UAW Unionization
- August 06, 2017

The union claims in fresh charges filed with the NLRB that Nissan "conducted repeated captive audience meetings" and played "virtually non-stop anti-union videos" ahead of the vote. Twina Scott has worked at the Nissan plant in Canton for 14 years. Out of roughly 3,500 employees at the Canton, Mississippi, plant who voted on Thursday and Friday, over 60 per cent opposed the unionising. (more...)
FTSE CEOs bow to pay cut pressures, but huge gap remains FTSE CEOs bow to pay cut pressures, but huge gap remains
- August 05, 2017

The average FTSE 100 CEO pay package has dropped by 17%, according to a new report from the High Pay Centre and CIPD. Pay packages for the bosses of Britain's 100 biggest listed companies dropped 13% over the past year, a survey showed, amid rising political and investor pressure to rein in on excessive earnings. (more...)
Thousands in Eastern Canada without telephone, cell service Thousands in Eastern Canada without telephone, cell service
- August 05, 2017

A public notice by the Royal Newfoundland Constabulary revealed some Canadians in the communications outage impacted area are not able to call either 911 or other non-emergency and law enforcement phone numbers. "It appears we can go from portable radio to portable radio, but, anything where there was a tower involved, it's not working", said Halifax Regional Deputy Fire Chief, Roy Hollett. (more...)
The Kraft Heinz Company (KHC) Increases Dividend to $0.63 Per Share The Kraft Heinz Company (KHC) Increases Dividend to $0.63 Per Share
- August 05, 2017

Over the last five days, shares have faced -1.9% losses and now is down -2.22% since hitting its 200-day moving average of $89.9. Finally, Pillar Pacific Capital Management LLC boosted its position in shares of The Kraft Heinz by 7.6% in the first quarter. (more...)
Marijuana Firm Buys California Town; Plans to Turn It Into Tourist Destination Marijuana Firm Buys California Town; Plans to Turn It Into Tourist Destination
- August 05, 2017

A gold miner from Malibu named Gerald Freeman and his wife, Roxanne Lang, bought the town in the 1980s, reopening the town's store and café and renovating the hotel. Nipton was originally founded during the gold rush in the early 20th Century when the precious metal was found nearby. "We are excited to lead the charge for a true Green Rush ", said American Green chief executive David Gwyther. (more...)
Chesapeake Energy Corporation (CHK) Chesapeake Energy Corporation (CHK)
- August 05, 2017

Institutional owners hold 83.20% stake in the company while Insiders ownership held at 0.10%. Hennessy Advisors Inc. increased its stake in shares of Chesapeake Utilities Corporation by 1.7% in the first quarter. and worldwide trademark & copyright law. The legal version of this article can be read at https://www.baseball-news-blog.com/2017/08/04/bank-of-nova-scotia-buys-156820-shares-of-chesapeake-energy-corporation-chk-updated-updated-updated.html. (more...)
European Union says Dutch egg scandal 'under control' European Union says Dutch egg scandal 'under control'
- August 05, 2017

In large quantities, the insecticide is considered to be "moderately hazardous" according to the World Health Organisation, and can have unsafe effects on people's kidneys, liver and thyroid glands. Dutch and Belgian media reports that the substance containing the insecticide was supplied to Chickfriend by a Belgian firm have not been confirmed. (more...)
Bristol-Myers Squibb Company Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
- August 05, 2017

The stock rose 0.67% or $0.37 reaching $55.6 per share. Traders and technical analysts have the ability to use volume to help measure the strength of a particular move. Investors of record on Friday, July 7th were issued a dividend of $0.39 per share. First City Incorporated owns 1.9% invested in Bristol-Myers Squibb Co (NYSE:BMY) for 43,381 shares. (more...)
What's Next for Rice Midstream Partners LP (RMP) After Today's Significant Decline?
- August 05, 2017

It has underperformed by 22.59% the S&P500. Iconiq Ltd Liability Corporation reported 4,679 shares. The Jane Street Group Llc holds 42,700 shares with $787,000 value, down from 1.17M last quarter. Williams Jones & Associate Limited holds 20,180 shares. Lee Danner Bass accumulated 155,271 shares or 2.11% of the stock. Diversified Trust Co decreased Ishares Tr (AGG) stake by 8,757 shares to 58,945 valued at $6.37M in 2016Q4. (more...)
3D Systems Corporation (NYSE:DDD) showed monthly volitility of 4.45% 3D Systems Corporation (NYSE:DDD) showed monthly volitility of 4.45%
- August 05, 2017

The company's Average Earnings Estimate for the Current Fiscal quarter is $0.14, according to consensus of 15 analysts. Susquehanna Bancshares Inc started coverage on 3D Systems Corporation in a report on Thursday, July 13th. Following the completion of the transaction, the executive vice president now owns 241,666 shares in the company, valued at $5,120,902.54. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through the SEC website . (more...)
BP plc (BP) Shares Bought by Boston Advisors LLC
- August 05, 2017

The business had revenue of $460.50 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $454.76 million. It is down 33.81% since August 3, 2016 and is downtrending. Buffington Mohr Mcneal holds 0.13% in Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC) or 4,750 shares. Now, the FactSet Research estimate calls for Q3 2017 earnings of US$-0.32. (more...)