by | December 29, 2017 | 19:57

In worldwide markets, Brent crude oil futures also rose, supported by ongoing supply cuts by top producers OPEC and Russian Federation as well as strong demand from China . commercial crude storage levels, which dropped by 4.6 million barrels in the week to 22 December to 431.9 million barrels, according to the EIA. Earlier this year, oil prices slumped on concerns that rising crude production from Nigeria, Libya and elsewhere would undermine output cuts led by the Organization of the ...

by | December 29, 2017 | 06:03

The counter top kettle campaign runs longer than the traditional red kettle campaign, too. Saturday night, the 1-ounce 1983 fine gold coin Krugerrand and a $100 bill was dropped into a Salvation Army kettle at the Dakotamart on Lazelle Street in Sturgis.

by | December 29, 2017 | 05:03

On Long Island and in Westchester County, the minimum wage will reach $15 an hour over a six-year period. The minimum wage rose from $8.38 in 2016 to $8.44 in 2017. Starting Monday, small companies - those with 25 or fewer employees - will have to pay workers at least $10.50 an hour, up from $10. This is according to a September release from the Ohio Department of Commerce.

by | December 29, 2017 | 01:24

SoftBank has bought a major stake in Uber at a steep 30pc discount, after a chaotic year in which the ride-hailing firm faced a string of scandals , saw its chief executive resign and was hit with United Kingdom city bans. Some initial investors in the consortium, including General Atlantic, dropped out over disagreement about the price offered to shareholders, Reuters previously reported .

by | December 28, 2017 | 23:57

About 673,551 shares traded or 4.02% up from the average. TRADEMARK VIOLATION NOTICE: "Madison Investment Holdings Inc". William Lyon Homes (NYSE:WLH) has risen 65.59% since December 28, 2016 and is uptrending. Several other large investors have also bought and sold shares of the company. Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. now owns 13,620 shares of the oil and gas producer's stock valued at $116,000 after purchasing an additional 743 shares during the last quarter.

by | December 28, 2017 | 23:40

It is down 23.23% since December 28, 2016 and is downtrending. It has outperformed by 4.06% the S&P500. Ratings analysis reveals 41% of Ensco Plc's analysts are positive. Jnba Advsr invested in 0% or 477 shares. (NYSE:WEX). Alliancebernstein Limited Partnership, New York-based fund reported 25,975 shares. Since September 8, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 8 selling transactions for $14.10 million activity.

by | December 28, 2017 | 23:07

It has underperformed by 24.96% the S&P500. Oppenheimer Asset Management Inc decreased its stake in Hologic Inc (HOLX) by 80% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. The company was upgraded on Thursday, August 13 by Deutsche Bank. The company was downgraded on Friday, February 19 by Mackie. Of the analysts surveyed by Reuters that track Mallinckrodt Public Limited Company 10 of them rate its stock a hold.

by | December 28, 2017 | 23:04

It has outperformed by 31.44% the S&P500. Beach Investment Management LLC. raised its stake in shares of Magellan Midstream Partners by 1,479.2% in the second quarter. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Monday, September 28 by Deutsche Bank. The stock has "Strong Buy" rating by Raymond James on Monday, January 4.

by | December 28, 2017 | 22:38

Ancora Advisors Llc who had been investing in Synacor Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $92.85M market cap company. The stock increased 0.37% or $0.64 during the last trading session, reaching $172.97. Morgan Stanley holds 0% or 1 shares in its portfolio. Jefferies has "Buy" rating and $3600 target. Therefore 71% are positive. The stock of WABCO Holdings Inc.

by | December 28, 2017 | 20:12

It has underperformed by 1.19% the S&P500. California Public Employees Retirement System boosted its stake in Texas Instruments Incorporated (NASDAQ: TXN ) by 4.3% in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission.

by | December 28, 2017 | 18:37

Reliance Jio that has seen a surplus growth in telecom since its launch will now grow with faster pace as it is going to acquire major wireless asset of Reliance Communication owned by Anil Ambani . While the acquisition amount is now unknown, Anil Ambani had previously mentioned that the assets were worth Rs 25,000 crore. Since the last one month the market of RCOM picked up.

by | December 28, 2017 | 18:09

The make-up was bought at the Providence Place Mall, but the investigation has indicated that this is a nationwide issue. Claire's has recently opted to pull 17 makeup products for kids after they were reportedly found to contain asbestos.

by | December 28, 2017 | 18:07

He now has assets worth $99.6 billion, surpassing Gates by $8.3 billion. They actually got richer in 2017 . The 38 Chinese billionaires on the Bloomberg index added $177 billion in 2017, a 65% gain that was the biggest among the 49 countries represented.

by | December 28, 2017 | 16:07

The equity compensation is composed of shares that vest exclusively based on the executives' continued employment and others tied to the performance of Apple's stock compared with other S&P 500 companies. Celebrity status? For his safety, Apple's board also implemented a policy requiring Cook to "use private aircraft for all business and personal travel".

by | December 28, 2017 | 15:18

The shares were sold at an average price of $95.00, for a total transaction of $7,889,370.00. The company had revenue of $6.99 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $6.81 billion. The financial services provider reported $2.42 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $2.15 by $0.27. Gemmer Asset Lc invested in 525 shares or 0.02% of the stock.

by | December 28, 2017 | 14:03

A sports utility vehicle (SUV) that had a signal jamming device was seen leaving the hospital around 4:58pm. But a thing such as this should unite us in wishing well to the first family, " Omokri said. He is in a stable condition. It would therefore appear that while many Nigerians wish for the speedy recovery of the president's son, they similarly desire improvement in the quality of healthcare available to every average Nigerian unable to afford treatment in foreign hospitals.

by | December 28, 2017 | 11:49

Meanwhile, one person died after a house fire in Marshall Monday afternoon. Within four minutes of arriving on the scene, the firefighters were able to get the four other victims out of the home. Firefighters battled the blaze for more than three hours. Officials haven't released information on what caused the fire. The state fire marshal said Wednesday there have been 56 reported deaths in fires in the state this year.

by | December 28, 2017 | 03:17

It has underperformed by 4.87% the S&P500. Cibc World Markets Corp decreased Delta Air Lines Inc Del ( DAL ) stake by 6.7% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Tex Pac Land Tr Sub Sh (NYSE:TPL) was reduced too. Short interest or otherwise called the percentage of a stock's tradable shares now being shorted is another data that investors use to get a handle on sentiment.

by | December 28, 2017 | 03:03

It has outperformed by 1.70% the S&P500. The Lafitte Capital Management Lp holds 75,301 shares with $1.42 million value, down from 100,301 last quarter. Profund Advisors LLC now owns 11,569 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock worth $233,000 after purchasing an additional 733 shares during the period.

by | December 28, 2017 | 02:11

It has underperformed by 10.74% the S&P500. Kdi Capital Partners Llc decreased its stake in Merck & Co Inc ( MRK ) by 85.5% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. A number of other hedge funds have also recently made changes to their positions in MRK . Cascade Investment Advisors Inc. now owns 1,727 shares of the company's stock valued at $111,000 after buying an additional 232 shares in the last quarter.

by | December 28, 2017 | 02:06

The company has a market cap of $293.30B. The counter witnessed a trading volume of 4.2 million shares versus an average volume of 12.49 million shares during last trading session. This is calculated by taking the earnings per share and dividing it by the last closing share price. Magnetar Financial Llc holds 20,623 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio.

by | December 28, 2017 | 01:52

The Prime Minister was returning from oath taking ceremony of the new Bharatiya Janata Party government in Himachal Pradesh. PM Modi , who was present at the oath-taking ceremony in Shimla , took to Twitter to congratulate chief minister Jai Ram Thakur and his council of ministers.

by | December 28, 2017 | 01:07

It closed at $103.48 lastly. PTC Therapeutics, Inc. (PTCT) has risen 104.51% since December 26, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 11.23% the S&P500. Stock beta of 0.89 offers insulation from market volatility. Thrivent Financial For Lutherans owns 32,055 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. There has been an observed change of -2.20% in the ownership of the shares in the past six months.

by | December 28, 2017 | 00:00

Keywise Capital Management Ltd who had been investing in Tesla Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $52.33B market cap company. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 6,227,401 shares of the electric vehicle producer's stock valued at $2,251,890,000 after purchasing an additional 292,602 shares during the last quarter.

by | December 27, 2017 | 21:53

It has underperformed by 7.44% the S&P500. Stifel Financial Corp decreased its stake in Hollyfrontier Corp (HFC) by 82.02% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Canada Pension Plan Invest Board holds 0.03% or 157,410 shares. Catawba Mngmt Va holds 83,956 shares. Diligent Invsts Ltd Co holds 2.29% of its portfolio in The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) for 31,862 shares.