Finance

by | October 13, 2017 | 04:03

First came the big, external appointment - Mark Tucker , who ran Asian insurance giant AIA, joined the bank as chairman at the start of this month, the first chairman to hail from outside HSBC's ranks since it was founded 152 years ago. HSBC said in 2015 it would hire 4000 staff and lend more in China's southern Pearl River Delta region, a plan that has since encountered some setbacks as China's growth slowed.

by | October 13, 2017 | 03:09

The operator anticipates impacts from the several hurricanes during the period, as well as earthquakes in Mexico , to decrease third quarter revenue by $90 million. Meanwhile, it notes it expects to report DirecTV Now added a net 300,000 subs, while overall total US video subscribers will be down about 90,000 (which "negatively impacts our Entertainment Group revenues and margins, resulting in an adjusted consolidated operating income margin that will be essentially flat versus the year-ago ...

by | October 13, 2017 | 02:28

At the close of regular trading, its last week's stock price volatility was 1.39% which for the month reaches 1.99%. As concerns shares volumes, in share Capital Company has 2975.16 million outstanding shares among them 1410.11 million shares have been floated in market exchange.

by | October 13, 2017 | 01:10

Analysts forecast EPS of $0.35, up exactly $0.03 or 9.37 % from 2014's $0.32 EPS. Analysts on average have given a price target of $32.53 to Axalta Coating Systems Ltd. had its "buy" rating reiterated by analysts at UBS. The stock has "Sell" rating by Citigroup on Tuesday, October 10. The stock was trading at a distance of -15.66% from its 52-week highs and stands 18.50% away from its 52-week lows.

by | October 13, 2017 | 00:07

On Saturday, a US nuclear-powered Los Angeles-class attack submarine arrived in South Korea . Two US B-1 bombers carried out a training exercise today with Japanese and South Korean military aircraft in the vicinity of the Sea of Japan , the US military said , amid growing tension over North Korea's missile and nuclear programs.

by | October 13, 2017 | 00:05

Credit Capital Invests Limited Liability Company reported 2.13% stake. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Co. now owns 876 shares of the transportation company's stock valued at $141,000 after acquiring an additional 167 shares during the last quarter.

by | October 12, 2017 | 23:40

Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO) has made its way to a 12-month gain of 8.22%. As of the end of the quarter Sylebra Hk Co Ltd had sold 4,534,759 shares trimming its holdings by 41.6%. Receive News & Ratings Via Email - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings with our FREE daily email newsletter.

by | October 12, 2017 | 22:58

Ferguson Wellman Capital Management Inc. increased its position in shares of Cisco Systems, Inc. Homrich & Berg acquired 10,050 shares as Cisco Sys Inc ( CSCO)'s stock declined 7.50%. The firm has "Buy" rating by Suntrust Robinson given on Tuesday, November 24. As per Thursday, August 18, the company rating was maintained by UBS. It also reduced Unitedhealth Group Inc (NYSE:UNH) stake by 2,939 shares and now owns 257,872 shares.

by | October 12, 2017 | 20:39

But the main factor could simply be demand from investors wanting "in" on a market that has provided gains exceeding those of any other currency in every year bar one since 2010. As recently as December, bitcoin was trading at less than $1 000 dollars. But determining its value is hard. Kenneth Rogoff, a professor of economics and public policy at Harvard University and a former International Monetary Fund chief economist, has predicted that the technology behind cryptocurrencies will ...

by | October 12, 2017 | 20:09

Instinet reaffirmed a "neutral" rating and set a $198.00 price objective (up previously from $196.00) on shares of Domino's Pizza in a report on Saturday, July 22nd. This repurchase authorization authorizes the restaurant operator to buy up to 13.5% of its shares through open market purchases. Total shares held by institutions as of the most recent company filings are 46,798,777 with a reported 4,720,335 bought and 8,043,222 sold.

by | October 12, 2017 | 19:51

The Prime Minister pledged to cap energy prices during her Conservative party conference speech, saying she would bring an end "to rip off energy prices once and for all". Speaking in the Commons, Business Secretary Greg Clark said the bill would "preserve the ability for the market to act competitively" and "allow for effective competition and to give a reason for people to shop around".

by | October 12, 2017 | 18:39

Shareholders of Sky plc, the owner of Sky News , have voted to reappoint James Murdoch as chairman of Europe's largest pay-TV broadcaster. A previous attempt by Fox to buy Sky was abandoned in the midst of the phone-hacking scandal in 2011.

by | October 12, 2017 | 17:55

Travelers have wanted Southwest to offer flights to Hawaii for years, and Kelly said it's one of the top questions from employees. Southwest will become the sixth United States airline serving Hawaii from the contiguous USA, FlightGlobal schedules data show.

by | October 12, 2017 | 16:49

The Beta for the stock stands at 1.40. Nobody can say for sure which way the market momentum will swing on any given day, but being prepared for those swings can help the trader or investor make the best possible decisions at any given moment.

by | October 12, 2017 | 16:35

According to preliminary data released by the Central Statistics Office on Thursday, the consumer price index (CPI) increased 3.28 per cent year on year against the August numbers of 3.36 per cent. The pullback in food prices overwhelmed the uptick in non-food components, including the higher housing segment. Computed for steady taxes, the inflation rate will reach 2.9 pct in December 2017, a value above the median inflation target of 2.5 pct.

by | October 12, 2017 | 15:50

People walk past the Consulate-General of Russian Federation in San Francisco, California on December 29, 2016. "Unfriendly steps by the United States run counter to the claims it made earlier about its desire to restore US-Russian relations", Sputnik quoted the diplomat as saying.

by | October 12, 2017 | 14:50

Finally, Manning & Napier Advisors LLC raised its position in shares of J P Morgan Chase & Co by 19.3% in the second quarter. The financial services provider reported $1.82 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.59 by $0.23.

by | October 12, 2017 | 14:32

Air Berlin has since late September been negotiating exclusively with Lufthansa and United Kingdom -based low-priced rival EasyJet . The German government provided a bridging loan to allow all flights to operate, with all Air Berlin flights winding up by 28 October , as talks over its asset sales are set to wrap up today.

by | October 12, 2017 | 14:11

The stock decreased 0.09% or $0.06 during the last trading session, reaching $67.94. Moving 0.89% from the previous session and touching $120.83 on a recent trade, shares of Digital Realty Trust, Inc. Brandywine Realty Trust presently has a consensus rating of "Hold" and a consensus price target of $17.50. The stock of Whiting Petroleum Corp (NYSE:WLL) has "Sell" rating given on Tuesday, August 4 by TheStreet.

by | October 12, 2017 | 13:22

Alessandro Michele , appointed as the brand's Creative Director in 2015, is said to have led the initiative. "In selecting a new creative director I wanted to find someone who shared a belief in the importance of the same values. The Human Society said the fur-free policy includes mink, coyote, raccoon dog, fox, rabbit and astrakhan. HSI's president, Kitty Block, branded the company's move as "compassionate".

by | October 12, 2017 | 13:00

Ballentine Partners Llc sold 325,538 shares as the company's stock rose 0.21% with the market. Exelixis, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXEL) has risen 266.48% since October 11, 2016 and is uptrending. The oil and gas company reported $0.78 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.83 by ($0.05). United Kingdom-based Uss Inv Management has invested 0.37% in Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM).

by | October 12, 2017 | 11:30

Finally, Seaport Global Securities started coverage on Enterprise Products Partners L.P.in a research report on Tuesday. It has underperformed by 16.88% the S&P500. announced a quarterly dividend of $0.39 with an ex dividend date of 1/27/2016 which will be payable on 2/5/2016. The stock of Toro Co (NYSE:TTC) has "Buy" rating given on Friday, February 24 by Dougherty & Company.

by | October 12, 2017 | 11:29

I am someone who strongly believes in equality whether you are man or a woman. They all should be paid the same amount. "And that is not going to be determined by her gender, it is the market that will determine that". Fortunately, my films have brought profit", he said. There has to be a paradigm shift in that. "I follow the oldest method, I performing an art and if audience like it, they will give money, and if they don't, they wouldn't shell a penny".

by | October 12, 2017 | 11:20

In recent action, Helios and Matheson Analytics Inc . INAP has a beta of 1.96 and therefore an above average level of market volatility. The day's total volume of 20655142 this morning is in contrast from the three-month daily average of 2736.42K.

by | October 12, 2017 | 09:23

Late on Wednesday it said it had found 70 cases of tampering with data on materials used in optical disks and liquid crystal displays at its Kobelco Research Institute Inc, which makes and tests products for the company. MHI said Kobe Steel products were used on its Mitsubishi Regional Jet and rockets, including a H-2A rocket launched on Tuesday to put a navigation satellite into orbit.