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Kroger Co (KR) Earns Buy Rating from Wells Fargo & Co

Kroger Co (KR) Earns Buy Rating from Wells Fargo & Co

The highest and lowest price target given by the brokerage firms to the equity are $33 and $17, respectively. At present, 2 analysts call it Sell, while 9 think it is Hold. Oppenheimer Holdings now ha...

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Health care replacement by Republicans criticized by conservatives and moderates

Under the current system, 11 million people are covered by expanded Medicaid in 31 states and another 12 million nationally purchase insurance through the government-run health exchanges. The law enab...

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Samsung plans U.S. expansion, would shift manufacturing from Mexico

The tech giant has engaged in initial discussions with several states, including Alabama, Georgia, North Carolina, Ohio and SC. The WSJ reported that Samsung plans to spend about US$300 million on...

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Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:BRCD) shows weekly volitility of 0.41%

First Trust Advisors LP increased its stake in Brocade Communications Systems by 20.3% in the third quarter. Here, 1 indicates a Strong Buy and 5 indicates a Strong Sell. Kate Spade & Company (KATE) h...

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North Sea cashes in after operating costs are halved

North Sea cashes in after operating costs are halved

It said the measures would build on "unprecedented support already provided to the oil and gas sector through £2.3bn packages in the last three years". We count this as the first time since 1Q15 that ...

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The Shake Shack Inc (SHAK) Given Underweight Rating at Morgan Stanley

Today, Goldman Sachs analysts Karen Holthouse and Gregory Lum warned that Shake Shack's "traffic challenges should receive more attention". Barclays PLC restated an equal weight rating and iss...

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First Solar, Inc. (FSLR) Rating Increased to Buy at Vetr Inc

Finally, Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of First Solar from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a research note on Tuesday, January 17th. California Public Employees Retirement System in...

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What Do Analysts Recommend for Whiting Petroleum?

Marshall Wace LLP's holdings in Whiting Petroleum Corp were worth $1,173,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Finally, Sprott Inc. boosted its position in Whiting Petroleum Corporation by 3,479....

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Energy Transfer Equity, LP (NYSE:ETE) Institutional Ownership stands at 48.5

Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Dec 8, 2015, John W Mcreynolds (President) purchased 84,667 shares at 16.14 per share price.On Dec 8, 2015, K Rick Turner (director) pu...

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Budget 2017: Attack on disadvantaged self-employed blasted

The second measure addresses the UK's local pubs, and Hammond's recognition of the "valuable role [they] play in our communities". In his speech, Mr Hammond said: "Employed and self-employed alike u...

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What Analysts are Predicting For PayPal Holdings, Inc. (PYPL), FirstEnergy Corp. (FE)?

According to Thomson Reuters , sell-side analysts are forecasting a harmony target price of $34.59 on company shares. The analysts, on average, are forecasting a $47.1 price target, but the stock is ...

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Uber will stop 'greyballing' government regulators

Uber will stop 'greyballing' government regulators

The use of "greyball" software to stymie regulators checking on Uber surfaced after a New York Times report where current and past Uber employees confirmed the use of the software. He also suggested...

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Impax Laboratories Inc (IPXL) Downgraded by Piper Jaffray Companies to Underweight

Impax Laboratories Inc (IPXL) Downgraded by Piper Jaffray Companies to Underweight

According to their observations and findings, the stock could provide a high EPS of $0.49/share and a Low EPS of $0.1/share. The stock hit its 52-week high price on 04/22/16 and 52-week low price on 0...

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US Rep. Jim Jordan, other conservatives oppose GOP health insurance bill

US Rep. Jim Jordan, other conservatives oppose GOP health insurance bill

Paul in the Senate and Mark Sanford in the House". If the replacement were to move on its own, it would require 60 votes in the Senate unless advanced several months from now in another theoretical ...

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Plains Wildfires Claim at Least 7 Lives

Plains Wildfires Claim at Least 7 Lives

A GoFund Me campaign has almost reached a goal of raising $20,000 to cover funeral expenses for Koch. Three people lost their lives - Cody Crockett and Sydney Wallace, a young couple in their 20s, alo...

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United Kingdom growth forecast for 2017 revised up

United Kingdom growth forecast for 2017 revised up

Britain's economy will weather the Brexit storm and grow much faster than expected this year, but will not avoid a slowdown in 2018, Philip Hammond said on Wednesday (8 March). CIPFA chief executive R...

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Disney CEO refuses shareholder calls to step down from Trump advisory council

Disney CEO refuses shareholder calls to step down from Trump advisory council

Calling the position a "privileged opportunity", Iger argued that his decision wasn't a political endorsement of the president's policies. The Walt Disney Company has yet to comment on Iger's partic...

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Nevada bill would authorize cannabis clubs and events

Nevada bill would authorize cannabis clubs and events

Five more bills - four in the Senate and one in the House - are waiting for votes on the floor of their chambers. Two bills on the topic split lawmakers and the cannabis industry this legislative ...

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Stock's Buzzers: Harley-Davidson, Inc. (NYSE:HOG), Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV)

The higher price target estimate for the stock has been calculated at $65 while the lower price target estimate is at $51. Southwest Airlines Company (NYSE: LUV ) has received a short term rating of ...

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Brokers Issue Forecasts for Urban Outfitters, Inc.'s FY2018 Earnings (URBN)

Brokers Issue Forecasts for Urban Outfitters, Inc.'s FY2018 Earnings (URBN)

Further, the company is making all possible efforts to enhance their performance. Revenues rose 1.7% from a year ago to $1.03 billion, narrowly missing analysts' view for $1.04 billion. Previously f...

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Budget 2017: 150000 self-employed Scots hit by National Insurance rise

Philip Hammond, the chancellor of the exchequer, broke the Conservatives' 2015 election manifesto promise not to raise national insurance on Wednesday when he announced an increase in the level paid b...

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Insider Trading at Lloyds Banking Group PLC?

The Company has 52-week high of $4.42 and 52-week low of $2.47. Riverhead Capital Management LLC raised its stake in BT Group plc by 624.8% in the third quarter. Shares of BT Group plc (NYSE:BT) opene...

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Too soon to say if OPEC should extend output curbs

Too soon to say if OPEC should extend output curbs

On the inventory side, United States oil stocks have increased for eight straight weeks, touching a record 520 million barrels, a record high. Oil has fluctuated above $50 a barrel since the Organiz...

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Impact of Brokerage Rating on Intel Corporation

For the current estimate trends of EPS, pool recommendation was $0.65 and for one month was $0.65. Historically, if we look at price target revisions, three weeks ago Intel Corporation (NASDAQ: INTC...

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Active Volume Stock: Urban Outfitters Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN)

Active Volume Stock: Urban Outfitters Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN)

Philip Morris International, Inc.'s Average Earnings Estimate for the current quarter is $1.05, according to consensus of 9 analysts. "Outperform View" rating was revealed by 2 and "Underperform Signa...

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Stocks in Focus: NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP), Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL)

Stocks in Focus: NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP), Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL)

The highest and lowest price target given by the brokerage firms to the equity are $52 and $25, respectively. Finally, Stifel Nicolaus cut their price target on shares of Oracle from $45.00 to $44.00 ...

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Warner Bros., Turner team for cartoon SVOD Boomerang

Warner Bros., Turner team for cartoon SVOD Boomerang

The service will also be the only place to catch new episodes of Scooby-Doo, Looney Tunes and Tom & Jerry. Boomerang is definitely more of a niche offering as opposed to something along the lines ...

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Kiran Mazumdar Shaw only Indian woman in self-made billionaires list

Kiran Mazumdar Shaw only Indian woman in self-made billionaires list

This year's Hurun Global Rich List has 100 billionaires from India who have a net wealth of $1 billion (around Rs 6,667 crore), or more. With a wealth of Rs 24,900 crore, Acharya Balakrishna of Pa...

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Urban Outfitters, Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN) Gapping Lower -6.73%

Urban Outfitters, Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN) Gapping Lower -6.73%

FBR & Co also issued estimates for Urban Outfitters' FY2019 earnings at $2.15 EPS. Other analysts also recently issued reports about the stock. Its shares were down 4% while those of Express were ...

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Qatar Air Debuts Double-Bed Seats That Convert Into Meeting Area

Qatar Air Debuts Double-Bed Seats That Convert Into Meeting Area

A few years ago, Qatar Airways made the decision to go to a two-class layout on all of its planes apart from its fleet of seven Airbus A380 superjumbos. Even though it's individual suites look fairly ...

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Impact of Brokerage Rating on Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)

Impact of Brokerage Rating on Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)

Credit Suisse Group reaffirmed a hold rating on shares of Johnson & Johnson in a research note on Tuesday, December 20th. Finally, RBC Capital Markets decreased their target price on shares of Johnson...

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Snap Inc (NYSE:SNAP), Frontier Communications Corp (NASDAQ:FTR)

Snap Inc (NYSE:SNAP), Frontier Communications Corp (NASDAQ:FTR)

On February 28, 2017 Frontier Communications Corporation (FTR ) reported its fourth quarter and full year 2016 results and provided an update on its progress with its wireline properties acquired fro...

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Woman in labor allegedly orders friend to inject her with heroin, meth

Woman in labor allegedly orders friend to inject her with heroin, meth

The mother, Farruggia reportedly has other children who have all previously been taken into - and remain in - the custody of the state, a source told the news channel. "It just seems to be getting wor...

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Iron ore's price slide is gathering pace

Iron ore's price slide is gathering pace

While speculators are driving a big chunk of iron ore's rally, increased demand from China's infrastructure development has also been a factor. Iron ore is averaging $84.90 a tonne in 2017, compared t...

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AAA: Americans fear self-driving cars

AAA: Americans fear self-driving cars

A 2016 AAA survey revealed that three-quarters of Americans felt afraid to ride in a self-driving vehicle. "Drivers should focus their attention on putting their phones down so we don't continue to ...

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