by | August 12, 2017 | 14:28

Futures pointed to further declines on Wall Street, with S&P 500 futures down 0.3 percent at 2,465.70 and Dow futures falling 0.2 percent to 21,986.00. The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index fell 143.08 points to 15,074.25, with almost all of its sectors moving lower. In typical safe haven fashion gold rallied, to hit a two-month high of $1,276 by 1300 BST after opening the London session at $1,265.

by | August 12, 2017 | 14:21

When the arrangement takes effect, the British Steel Pension Scheme will be separated from the steel maker and a number of affiliated companies, it said in a statement. The British Steel Pension Scheme said it would write to its members in the next few weeks about the new scheme. "Now that this choice is being delivered, the company and the trustees must step up to provide the necessary information and guidance to enable every member to make an informed decision in their best interests", the ...

by | August 12, 2017 | 09:50

USA indexes were trading at session lows on Thursday afternoon, with the Dow and the Nasdaq posting triple-digit point declines, as investors fretted over escalating tensions between the United States and North Korea . The Standard & Poor's 500 index fell 0.2 per cent, to 2,474.92. Pyongyang said it was examining plans for attacking Guam, a US territory in the Pacific with a military base.

by | August 12, 2017 | 06:31

The average soybean yield was forecast at 49.4 bushels an acre, down 5% from 52.1 bushels past year, with harvested area forecast at a record high 88.7 million acres, unchanged from June but up 7% from 2016. The average trade estimate for the final corn yield was 165 bushels per acre and ranged from 162.4 to 168 bushels per acre. Harvested acreage was estimated at 60,000 acres, down 1,000 acres from last year's crop.

by | August 12, 2017 | 06:03

Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. owned approximately 0.26% of Liberty Global PLC worth $10,344,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. The company was maintained on Friday, June 24 by Pivotal Research. Liberty Global PLC (LBTYA ) traded down 0.662% during trading on Friday, hitting $33.745.

by | August 12, 2017 | 05:12

Its position was worth $480,599,000 a decrease of $33,962,000 as of the end of the quarter. Accern also assigned media coverage about the company an impact score of 45.9483407059754 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term.

by | August 12, 2017 | 05:11

People cried foul on Twitter and demanded an explanation from Walmart . Spokesperson Charles Crowson told CNNMoney that the company is "not happy" and is "working diligently" to find out where the photo was taken and ensure the sign has been removed.

by | August 12, 2017 | 04:06

While the wireless performance "crushed all metrics", the additional spending weighed on profit as the company discounted phones and offered other incentives amid heightened competition, Barclays analyst Phillip Huang said in a note to clients.

by | August 12, 2017 | 01:56

Revenue rose to $2.79bn from $1.27bn, which beat Thomson Reuters' estimate of $2.51bn, and investors were pleased the carmaker still had $3bn cash on hand at the end of the second quarter . Some analysts have questioned whether the company can meet its aggressive manufacturing targets . "We're going to go through at least six months of production hell", CEO Elon Musk said at a press conference before the Model 3 handover event .

by | August 12, 2017 | 01:48

US President Donald Trump issued a new threat to North Korea, saying American weapons were "locked and loaded" as Pyongyang accused him of driving the Korean Peninsula to the brink of nuclear war. Japan is the world's biggest creditor nation and there is an assumption Japanese investors may repatriate their foreign holdings in times of heightened global uncertainty.

by | August 12, 2017 | 01:24

The U.S. blue-chip index is down 1.1% this week and the S&P 500 is 1.6% lower, facing its worst weekly performance since November. Gold got an extra boost after data showed U.S. The S&P's record close on August 7 likely helped fuel its latest sell-off. Shares of Macy's lost 10% and Kohl's fell 5.8%. It is now on track for its biggest weekly drop since the week before the November 8 USA presidential election.

by | August 12, 2017 | 01:24

During brief remarks to reporters on Tuesday, the president threatened nuclear strikes against the regime of Kim Jong-un if it issues threats against the United States, saying the military will retaliate with " fire and fury like the world has never seen".

by | August 12, 2017 | 00:12

The North American Aerospace Defense Command headquartered in Colorado makes the determination whether the missile poses a threat to the continental US. Zhao Liang, a 35-year-old bank teller from Beijing, said she won't be cutting short her vacation over North Korea's latest missile threats. Naval Base Guam is an important outpost for USA fast-attack nuclear powered submarines that are a key means for gathering intelligence in the region, including off the Korean peninsula and in the South ...

by | August 11, 2017 | 23:51

Several other hedge funds also recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Jefferies maintained the shares of TGP in report on Monday, July 3 with "Hold" rating . Teekay LNG Partners L.P. Equities analysts predict that Teekay LNG Partners L.P. will post $1.62 EPS for the current fiscal year. The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, August 11th.

by | August 11, 2017 | 23:13

For decades, investors who were courageous enough to "buy on the dips" caused by North Korea concerns ended up making money, according to Erin Browne, head of asset allocation at UBS Asset Management. The market's backstop safety asset, gold , edged up to its latest two-month high of $1,288 an ounce. SeaWorld Entertainment shares lost more than 6 percent.

by | August 11, 2017 | 22:53

Target Corp now has $31.93B valuation. The overall volume in the last trading session was 5.61 million shares. Ameriprise Financial Inc owns 9.70 million shares. (NASDAQ:AMAT). Driehaus Capital Limited Company stated it has 0.01% of its portfolio in Applied Materials, Inc. Eaton Vance Mngmt holds 0.03% or 204,109 shares in its portfolio.

by | August 11, 2017 | 22:38

The latest stock price target implies a possible upside of 0.05% from the company's previous close. Analyst's ratings play a very important role in outlining a stock's performance. The firm owned 12,223 shares of the specialty retailer's stock after selling 1,631 shares during the period. Next quarter's EPS is estimated at $0.64 with next year's EPS anticipated to be $3.05.

by | August 11, 2017 | 22:30

The Japanese markets were closed for a holiday. A soft inflation figure below market consensus, is likely to quell expectations of higher USA interest rates, ultimately pressuring the Dollar. The CBOE Volatility Index, the most widely followed barometer of expected near-term USA stock market volatility, hit its highest mark since November 8, when Trump was elected president.

by | August 11, 2017 | 22:05

Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE: MPC ) has risen 46.20% since August 10, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 23.92% the S&P500. Shares are clocking price at $12.20 with change of -1.37%. BidaskClub cut Marathon Petroleum Corporation from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research note on Tuesday, June 27th. The company was upgraded on Thursday, February 2 by UBS.

by | August 11, 2017 | 21:01

The Standard & Poor's 500 index fell 7 points, or 0.3 percent, to 2,467 as of 10:19 a.m. The Dow Jones industrial average slid 0.9 percent to 21,844.01. The company booked a hefty charge and said its CFO is leaving the company . GOT A PULSE: Health care stocks, which have been in a slump, were headed higher.

by | August 11, 2017 | 20:21

It has underperformed by 9.72% the S&P500. The stock gained 5.91 percent over the past month and rose 61.24 percent year-to-date. Over the last quarter, insiders have sold 572,282 shares of company stock valued at $86,830,082. Its down 0.21, from 1.15 in 2016Q3. 48 funds opened positions while 153 raised stakes. Boeing Co (BA) has risen 41.13% since August 10, 2016 and is uptrending.

by | August 11, 2017 | 20:08

The investment would come from Raine Group and Temasek , with the latter requiring anti-trust clearance. According to a report from Axios business editor Dan Primack , the company is asking its investors for $169.5m (£130.7m) at a pre-money enterprise valuation of just $150m - down from a previous valuation of $700m in March 2017.

by | August 11, 2017 | 19:50

The level of 50 represents neutral market momentum and corresponds with the center line in other oscillators such as MACD (Moving Average Convergence/Divergence). Oclaro had a return on equity of 27.63% and a net margin of 21.28%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 19.3% on a year-over-year basis. On average, equities analysts predict that Oclaro , Inc.

by | August 11, 2017 | 18:34

It closed at $10.14 lastly. Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE: RAD ) has declined 55.18% since August 10, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 71.88% the S&P500. The legal version of this news story can be read at

by | August 11, 2017 | 18:26

The Internet television network reported $0.15 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.16 by $0.01. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 82.78% of the company's stock. If you are accessing this news story on another website, it was copied illegally and reposted in violation of United States and worldwide trademark & copyright law.