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The Growth Forecast For The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO)

RFG Advisory Group LLC bought a new position in The Coca-Cola during the fourth quarter worth approximately $208,000. The number of shares now owned by investors are 4.3 bln. As far as the returns are concern, the return on equity was recorded as 16.40% and return on investment was 12.90% while its return on asset stayed at 4.60%. Read More

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Digital-currency Bitcoin's value overtakes gold

Digital-currency Bitcoin's value overtakes gold

The digital currency was founded in 2009 and has become a major force in online trading, with many major companies now accepting it as payment for goods and services, among them Microsoft . A Bitcoin (virtual currency ) paper wallet with QR codes and a coin at La Maison du Bitcoin in Paris. The number of people using the Bitcoin network has doubled over the past year, he said. Read More

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Modest Changes in US Oil/NatGas Patch, Rig Count Shows

Modest Changes in US Oil/NatGas Patch, Rig Count Shows

This week's US count jumped by two, a boom of more than 350 rigs since the count fell to its recent low last spring. The US natural gas rig count rose YoY because US natural gas prices rose 59% in 2016. The rise in drilling activity has a positive impact on oil and gas drillers such as Rowan Companies (RDC), Atwood Oceanics (ATW), Schlumberger (SLB), Halliburton (HAL), and Diamond Offshore (DO). Read More

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Which Analysts Are Watching Lexington Realty Trust (NYSE:LXP)?

Acrospire Investment Management LLC now owns 11,092 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock valued at $114,000 after buying an additional 5,992 shares in the last quarter. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, February 22nd. First Industrial Realty Trust's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is now 61.79%. Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in ESRT. Read More

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Maybe the Fed Will Hike in May?

Buttressing that idea: Payrolls are growing well in excess of what Fed officials reckon is sustainable in the long run. "Gold prices are reacting to the bullishness in other markets and are easing accordingly". Two-year US Treasury yields jumped to 1.304 per cent, the highest since December, to match their highest levels since 2009. As she did in January, Yellen insisted that the Fed was not behind the curve in raising rates, despite having increased them only twice since the Great ... Read More

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Palo Alto Networks Inc (NYSE:PANW): Check on Ratings

Palo Alto Networks Inc (NYSE:PANW): Check on Ratings

The stock was sold at an average price of $126.13, for a total transaction of $294,135.16. (NYSE:PANW) where UBS provided Neutral rating on the stock on 1-Mar-17. The current value of the RSI is 20.21 that is in oversold range. Following the transaction, the president now directly owns 254,951 shares in the company, valued at $31,868,875. Read More

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Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (NYSE:VRX) hit its 52 Week low of…

Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (NYSE:VRX) hit its 52 Week low of…

Looking about the past performance history, the company plunged -17.07% in past week and declined -0.22% in one month. Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website . In other news, Director Thomas W. Sr. Ross bought 5,000 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Wednesday, December 14th. Read More

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There's A Giant Hole On Montague Street Following Thursday Night Subway Flood

A DEP spokesperson said crews remain on the scene doing "necessary work", but questions about the massive hole - and when it will not be there anymore - were not addressed. Once the water is out, they'll inspect for infrastructure damage. And so, we just immediately start picking everything that's on the ground up off the floor."There's no water, and when there's no water, you really got to close down", said one merchant. Read More

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Big Lots Inc. Profit Rises 2% In Q4

The stock was sold at an average price of $53.00, for a total value of $530,000.00. The stock added nearly 2.8% in price since last earning report, when its share price was $50.57. The company's revenue was down.3% compared to the same quarter a year ago. Revenue in the quarter fell 0.3% to $1.58 billion, just missing estimates. Read More

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Companies are already lining up to build the US-Mexico border wall

And while President Donald Trump has said the USA would make Mexico pay for the wall, the public is broadly skeptical: 70% think the US would ultimately pay for the wall, compared with just 16% who think Mexico would pay for it. Trump has repeatedly said Mexico should pay for construction of the wall - but in January reportedly agreed to stop speaking publicly about it. A far cry from most big government projects. Read More

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Multiple Bomb Blasts Rock Maiduguri

Multiple Bomb Blasts Rock Maiduguri

The attack occurred at about 3AM on Friday and involved three petrol tankers. It was reported that they attacked near a filling station in the capital although only the bombers have been confirmed dead. Offensives by the Nigerian military and a regional joint task force have pressed both factions of Boko Haram back. Officials blamed Boko Haram insurgents who many times have attacked M. Read More

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Office Depot Inc (NASDAQ:ODP): Can the Stock Surprise in Next Earnings?

They presently have a $5.00 price objective on the stock. Analyst's mean target price for ODP is $4.62 while analysts mean recommendation is 2.90. The latest initiating coverage report came from Loop Capital on Dec 13, 2016. The stock has returned -8.3% over the past year. For the current quarter the company has highest EPS estimates of $0.13 and low forecast is $0.07. The company has a 1 Year high price target of $4.62. Read More

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Snap Skeptics May Drive $1 Billion of Short Sales Within a Week

Snap Skeptics May Drive $1 Billion of Short Sales Within a Week

Snap, crackle, pop! Within an hour of Snap's first public trading Thursday morning, the company's shares had already soared by 50 percent as investors jockeyed for a piece of the year's hottest IPO. "The difference is Snap appears to be all in". They still own more than 97 million shares of a company whose market valuation now stands at $30 billion, making them Wall Street's newest overnight billionaires. Read More

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Aguero to hold talks with City in June over future

Aguero to hold talks with City in June over future

Since the 4-0 drubbing at the hands of Everton in January, Pep Guardiola's side have drawn 2-2 with Tottenham - a game they should have won - as well as three straight wins over West Ham, Swansea and Bournemouth. The Guardiola project looks to be in full swing, with the Spanish coach declaring Friday that City is finally performing in the style he craves in all areas of the field. Read More

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Overselling Stock to Track: Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises Inc (NYSE:BW)

Overselling Stock to Track: Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises Inc (NYSE:BW)

Many analysts are providing their Estimated Earnings analysis for Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises, Inc. and for the current quarter 6 analysts have projected that the stock could give an Average Earnings estimate of $0.37/share. KeyCorp also issued estimates for Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises' Q3 2017 earnings at $0.27 EPS, Q4 2017 earnings at $0.27 EPS and FY2017 earnings at $0.75 EPS. Read More

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Analyst Opinion Summary: Comcast Corporation (CMCSA), The Coca-Cola Company (KO)

Analyst Opinion Summary: Comcast Corporation (CMCSA), The Coca-Cola Company (KO)

The stock grabbed 171 new institutional investments totaling 57,526,856 shares while 63 institutional investors sold out their entire positions totaling 25,425,364 shares. "(CMCSA)" was posted by Chaffey Breeze and is the property of of Chaffey Breeze. If you are reading this story on another site, it was illegally copied and republished in violation of United States and global copyright & trademark laws. Read More

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Jurgen Klopp: Liverpool boss 'not a clown' and won't ignore inconsistent form

In terms of team news ahead of the game, Klopp revealed that skipper Jordan Henderson will be missing again, while Dejan Lovren faces a late fitness test. The Gunners have lost four of their last 10 Premier League matches with Liverpool only winning twice so far in 2017 in all competitions. As it stands they've only beaten Man City (50), Newcastle (53) and Aston Villa (55) more often in home league games in their history. Read More

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Japan's services PMI drops to 51.3 in February

This was the weakest expansion since September and stayed below the expected score of 54.0. Taken together with January's indicator, the PMI readings suggest the U.S. Chris Williamson, chief business economist at IHS Markit notes: "A further slowdown in United Kingdom business activity growth in February adds to evidence that the economy has lost momentum after the impressive expansion seen at the end of a year ago. Read More

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China warns India against Dalai Lama's Arunachal visit

On Friday, Chinese foreign ministry said it has urged India to "stick to its political commitments" about refraining from taking actions that might complicate the boundary issue and "not provide a platform to the Dalai clique". Now it is public", Lobsang Sangay, head of the Tibetan government-in-exile based in the Indian town of Dharamsala, said in an interview."I notice a tangible shift. Read More

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Subway defends its chicken

Subway defends its chicken

The sandwich chain's results were an outlier: Other fast food chains, such as McDonald's, were found to have 80 percent or more chicken in their samples (seasonings account for the less-than-100-percent results). The lab also retested these samples a second time. But DNA is not traditionally used in food science to indicate percentage mass. Since the results were so markedly different than the DNA composition of the other sandwiches, the lab tested 10 new samples, five of the oven-roasted ... Read More

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