by | August 19, 2017 | 14:29

CPPIB, which has been actively expanding its energy assets in worldwide markets, said it would invest $750 million in the Calpine deal. Houston-based Calpine, which relies mostly on natural gas to generate power, too had said in July it was looking at strategic alternatives, including a sale, after reporting losses for three quarters in a row.

by | August 19, 2017 | 13:16

HBO Europe said in a note it had "learned that the upcoming episode of Game of Thrones was accidentally posted for a brief time on the HBO Nordic and HBO Espana platforms". That hack included the theft of proprietary information, such as programming. It is the latest cyber security headache for the entertainment firm after hackers released Game of Thrones scripts and company data.

by | August 19, 2017 | 12:30

Trump was criticized by both Democrats and Republicans for issuing a threat of launching a nuclear strike against North Korea with which the USA has been in conflict since the start of the Korean War in 1950. Guam officials are taking the latest missive from North Korea as a sign that the rhetoric is calming down. He also indirectly urged the US - the South's key ally and security guarantor - to resolve the crisis peacefully.

by | August 19, 2017 | 12:07

To put it in perspective, total US crude oil production per day is around 9 million barrels . The COT data will also be monitored closely in late United States trading, especially given the recent build in long crude positions. USA refinery crude runs fell by 9,000 barrels per day, as utilization rates slipped by 0.2 percentage point from 12-year highs to 96.1 percent of total capacity, EIA data showed.

by | August 19, 2017 | 11:41

That represents its best quarter in its 50-year history. Other large investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. BlackRock Inc. The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, September 14th. Credit Suisse maintained the shares of AMAT in report on Tuesday, August 9 with "Outperform" rating.

by | August 19, 2017 | 09:57

Intel's CEO has become the latest executive to quit one of President Trump's business councils after the president's reaction to the deadly white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia , over the weekend. Frazier said. Corporate leaders have been willing to work with Trump on taxes, trade and reducing regulations, but they've increasingly found themselves grappling with cultural and social tensions amid his lightning rod-style of leadership.

by | August 19, 2017 | 09:04

The president responded on Twitter after several execs announced their departure from the American Manufacturing Council in protest over the administration's response to the deadly Charlottesville violence. In response Trump said on Twitter that he would also disband the manufacturing council. "We should honor-not attack-those who have stood up for equality and other cherished American values".

by | August 19, 2017 | 08:42

Former Ku Klux Klan leader David Duke seemed thrilled, tweeting a link to Trump's latest comments Tuesday and saying: "Thank you President Trump for your honesty & courage to tell the truth about #Charlottesville & condemn the leftist terrorists in BLM/Antifa", referring to the Black Lives Matter movement and an anti-fascist group.

by | August 19, 2017 | 08:41

Earlier in the day, Kenneth Frazier , the CEO of the country's third largest pharmaceutical company, Merck, resigned from Trump's American Manufacturing Council. Both Republican and Democratic lawmakers have called on him to do so. "There is no place for racism or discrimination in this world", Plank said in a tweet .

by | August 19, 2017 | 07:23

It also manufactures engines and other power train components. MCF Advisors LLC increased its position in shares of Deere & by 26.2% in the first quarter. Deere &'s dividend payout ratio is now 43.24%. TRADEMARK VIOLATION NOTICE: This news story was originally posted by StockNewsTimes and is owned by of StockNewsTimes.

by | August 19, 2017 | 07:07

Recall that when we see the shortest-term moving average (10-day in this case) fall below any other moving average (50-day in this case), it indicates weakening momentum. West Oak Capital Limited Liability Company owns 2,050 shares. 98,780 were accumulated by Profund Limited Com. This represents a $0.44 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.35%.

by | August 19, 2017 | 05:34

The resignations follow an outcry over Trump's initial response to the protests led by white supremacist groups that turned violent in Charlottesville over the weekend. Shortly after Frazier's announcement, Trump personally attacked the CEO for stepping down. Trump mocked the executive nearly immediately following the resignation, saying on Twitter that Frazier will now "have more time to LOWER RIPOFF DRUG PRICES!" The president, famous for his ability to be direct and forceful, was ...

by | August 19, 2017 | 05:14

Another common link between the latest incident and the two earlier ones is the suspected location of the thefts. In the early hours of Wednesday morning, 25 passengers travelling in August Kranti Rajdhani Express from Mumbai to Delhi were robbed of valuables and belongings worth Rs10-15 lakh by thieves and claimed to have been allegedly drugged.

by | August 19, 2017 | 04:04

The stock of Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (NYSE: COG ) is a huge mover today! Chicago Equity Partners Llc, which manages about $10.49B and $3.76B US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Gibraltar Inds Inc (NASDAQ:ROCK) by 88,330 shares to 94,965 shares, valued at $3.96 million in 2016Q4, according to the filing.

by | August 19, 2017 | 04:00

Merck's chief executive, Kenneth C. Frazier, resigned from the president's American Manufacturing Council on Monday, saying he objected to the president's statement on Saturday blaming violence that left one woman dead on "many sides".

by | August 19, 2017 | 02:37

Investors may be interested in viewing the Gross Margin score on shares of BioHiTech Global, Inc. Investors may also be closely watching winners and losers, especially in the technology sector. Leerink Swann has "Outperform" rating and $90 target. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, June 8th. The company has a consensus rating of Hold and a consensus price target of GBX 3,390.30 ($44.01).

by | August 19, 2017 | 01:57

He later characterized some of the CEO decisions as the result of "embarrassment" over outsourcing during a highly charged exchange with reporters. On Tuesday, Mr. Merck Pharma CEO Kenneth Frazier's resignation was followed the departure Monday night of Kevin Plank , CEO of Under Armour, and Brian Krzanich , CEO of Intel.

by | August 19, 2017 | 01:31

Stillwater Mgmt Limited Liability Corporation holds 0.56% or 88,625 shares. Salient Tru Com Lta reported 49,855 shares stake. While Ford has won praise for its push into autonomous vehicles, car-sharing and other futuristic mobility programs, it has also been criticized for a lack of new products today, something CEO Jim Hackett said the Detroit carmaker is addressing.

by | August 19, 2017 | 00:45

Hibbett Sports has $52 highest and $1400 lowest target. Hibbett , the largest company headquartered in Alabama, trades at an enterprise value to Ebitda multiple of just 2.23 times, well below its peers, including Foot Locker Inc. Weatherbie Capital Llc, a Massachusetts-based fund reported 192,860 shares. Since March 22, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 1 insider sale for $86,549 activity.

by | August 19, 2017 | 00:02

We remain resolute in our potential and ability to improve American manufacturing. "However, Under Armour engages in innovation and sports, not politics". Plank said he was resigning due to the president's initial response to the Charlottesville protests. The heads of Under Armour, Merck, Intel , the Alliance for American Manufacturing, two top AFL-CIO officials, and the head of 3M and Campbell Soup, all voluntarily left Trump's manufacturing council before he dissolved it.

by | August 18, 2017 | 22:54

Menora Mivtachim accumulated 6.38% or 2.09 million shares. Ltd. has invested 3.34% in the stock. 03/01/2017 - Ross Stores , Inc. had its "outperform" rating reiterated by analysts at Wedbush. Gateway Invest Advisers Ltd Liability Corp has 0.04% invested in Ross Stores, Inc . The stock, as of recent close, has shown weekly downbeat performance of 2.68% which was maintained at -2% in 1-month period, and is down 18.7% in this year.

by | August 18, 2017 | 21:56

The central bank is also set to introduce new note of denomination Rs 200 shortly. "The note has other designs, geometric patterns aligning with the overall colour scheme, both at the obverse and reverse", an RBI notification said . The note will be issued under Mahatma Gandhi series. Patel had promised to launch new Rs 50 notes a year ago. Ashoka Pillar emblem is to the right.

by | August 18, 2017 | 21:33

ES&S, based in Omaha, Nebraska, said in a statement that they "promptly secured" the files and shut down the AWS server on August 12, after being alerted to their error. The company provides cyber surveillance and resilience support and routinely scans for open and misconfigured files online and on AWS, which is how the Chicago voter database was discovered .

by | August 18, 2017 | 20:58

Seven people were injured by the auto, before police police shot five terrorists dead . The death toll could rise, with more than 100 injured, authorities said . The driver then fled, leaving a scene of widespread panic, with crowds running in waves away from the area. In the second attack, a gang wearing suicide belts rammed civilians with a vehicle before being shot dead by police.

by | August 18, 2017 | 20:55

In Cambrils , seven people including a police officer were wounded when a auto was driven into a group of people earlier on today in a similar attack to yesterday's in Barcelona , according to Catalan emergency services. EDT) on Thursday. The regional chief in Catalonia said some of the Cambrils suspects were wearing what appeared to be explosive belts but turned out to be fake.