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Wall Street expected to open lower ahead of Yellen's speech

US stock index futures pointed to a lower open on Friday morning as traders eyed comments from Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen and a number of other Fed speakers. Expectations of a Fed rate hike soured the party on Wall Street, however, as financials led major US indices lower. USA bond and note yields are slightly higher (prices lower) Friday morning. Read More

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Traders Watch list: Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT)

Stifel Nicolaus reissued a "buy" rating on shares of Applied Materials in a report on Friday, January 6th. Analysts taken into consideration by Thomson Reuters have created a consensus target price of $40.52 on the stock. Rhumbline Advisers now owns 1,654,130 shares of the manufacturing equipment provider's stock valued at $49,872,000 after buying an additional 74,024 shares in the last quarter. Read More

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The Endeavour Silver Corporation (EXK) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at Noble Financial

The Endeavour Silver Corporation (EXK) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at Noble Financial

Endeavour Silver Corp (NYSE:EXK) has a Return on Assets of -89.90%. Other firms include National Bank Financial giving Sector Perform rating on 8-Sep-16. The High end of the Estimate is $221.9 Million, while the Low end of the Estimate is $203.81 Million. When we look at the recommendation trends, the stock presently has an average brokerage recommendation of 0.8. Read More

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Immigration Authorities To Deport North Korean Ri Jong-Chol Today

Ri Jong Chol, who had been held after the killing of Kim on February 13, was expected to be taken to the immigration office to be prepared for deportation to North Korea, according Malaysian officials speaking to Reuters on Thursday. As the brother-in-law of Kim Jong-un, he had been living in exile for several years and had begged the North Korean leader to spare his life after a previous assassination attempt. Read More

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Asian Stocks See Worst Week Since December Before Yellen Speech

USA stock index futures pointed to a lower open on Friday morning as traders eyed comments from Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen and a number of other Fed speakers. French stocks outperformed on the day, with the bluechip CAC 40 rising 0.7 percent, led by banking shares, as far-right candidate Marine Le Pen's chances in the country's presidential election dimmed. Read More

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Wedbush Boosts Builders FirstSource, Inc. (BLDR) Price Target to $19.00

Wedbush Boosts Builders FirstSource, Inc. (BLDR) Price Target to $19.00

When we look at the Analyst Recommendations of the stock, the company has 2.14 rating given by Analysts where 1 stands for Strong Buy and 5 stands for Strong Sell. The volume of 4.8 Million shares climbed down over an trading activity of 994.57K shares. According to 3 analysts, the Average Revenue Estimate for the current Fiscal quarter is $1.43 Billion and the Low Revenue estimate is $1.36 Billion, while the High Revenue estimate is $1.49 Billion. Read More

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Bitcoin valuation surpasses that of gold for first time

Bitcoin valuation surpasses that of gold for first time

The virtual currency closed at $1,268 on Thursday, eclipsing the value of a troy ounce of gold by $35. The post VIDEO: Bitcoin surge makes cryptocurrency worth more than gold appeared first on e27. White, who believes digital forms of currencies are no flash in the pan, said early adopters are driving up the price. Since its launch in 2009, the value of them has been very volatile. Read More

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Research Report on: Abercrombie & Fitch Co. (NYSE:ANF)

The most recent upgrade was reported by FBR & Co. on Jan 04, 2017, with a rating change from Underperform to Mkt Perform. They now have a Dollars 15 price target on the stock. For the quarter ending 08/30/2016, The Analyst projected that the company could deliver EPS of -0.2 while the company provided its Actual EPS of -0.25 showing a difference of -0.05 Percent between the Estimated and Actual EPS. Read More

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Consumers Are Thumbs Down On New Abercrombie & Fitch Pitch

Having a look at the historical EPS report, the company attained $1.12 EPS for the previous year. Like many retailers that rely on physical locations, especially mall-based retailers, Abercrombie & Fitch Co. This news came in its earnings report for the fourth quarter of 2016. Net profit margin of the company was recorded at 0.4 percent, operating profit margin was 2.2 percent, whereas gross profit margin stands at 61.4 percent. Read More

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Dividend Paying Stock: Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (HPE)

Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company's dividend payout ratio is now 14.21%. Oxford Asset Management now owns 657,622 shares of the company's stock worth $15,217,000 after buying an additional 491,756 shares during the last quarter. The ROA for Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company tells us exactly what earnings were generated from the invested capital. 22 analysts projected Price Targets for Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company. Read More

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Calls for Sessions to Recuse, Resign Over Talks With Russian Ambassador

Speaking on a trip to an aircraft carrier in Virginia, he said he "wasn't aware" Mr Sessions had held two meetings past year with the Russian envoy to the US. Sen. This after he declared at his confirmation hearing he'd had no contact with the Russians. His impromptu statement came shortly after President Trump expressed "total" confidence in his attorney general and said he should not step back from any investigation. Read More

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Analysts Weigh in on Burlington Stores, Inc. (NYSE:BURL): Consensus Notes

Analysts Weigh in on Burlington Stores, Inc. (NYSE:BURL): Consensus Notes

Nordea Investment Management AB boosted its position in shares of Burlington Stores by 213.0% in the second quarter. BlackRock Fund Advisors raised its position in shares of Burlington Stores by 2.9% in the third quarter. Analysts are predicting Burlington Stores , Inc.'s stock to grow 18.88% over the next year and 20.72% over the next five. Wells Fargo & Co lifted their price target on shares of Burlington Stores to $104.00 in a research note on Thursday. Read More

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Consumer prices are finally rising in Japan

Consumer prices are finally rising in Japan

February 2016, according to the FBS. Stripping out both fresh food and energy prices, the CPI rose 0.2%, exactly as expected. Tokyo CPI y/y for February, -0.3%, vs. So-called core inflation, which excludes volatile food prices, rose for the first time in a year. He said that these factors have pushed the inflation rate beyond 4%, which was higher than the last-eight month's average. Read More

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Home ministry backs decision to auction Taj Mansingh Hotel

The share price of Indian Hotels on Thursday fell by 5% intra-day before closing at Rs 123.30, after New Delhi Municipal Corporation (NMDC) chose to conduct an open auction of its property Hotel Taj Mansingh. The legacy of Taj has been built by the company as the hotel played host to several prestigious events in the country. The civic body also chose to cancel the license of Le Meridien, another posh hotel in the Lutyens' Delhi. Read More

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Virgin Galactic spins off dedicated satellite launch company

In order to satisfy his orbital passion, Branson has been focusing on a project created to launch small satellites into orbit. Virgin Orbit is a spinoff from a team previously called LauncherOne . "I've been through a lot of different space programs ... and the most fun I have is when you're driving with a team of enormous talent towards a milestone that's going to have an impact on the world", Hart said. Read More

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How Marvell Technology Earnings Are Pushing New Highs

How Marvell Technology Earnings Are Pushing New Highs

The scale runs from 1 to 5 with 1 recommending Strong Buy and 5 recommending a Strong Sell. The same period from past year had $0.11 in EPS and $616.16 million in revenue. The analysts believe that the company stock price could grow as high as $20. The company's stock had a trading volume of 7,502,887 shares. The Company got Upgrade by UBS on 1-Feb-17 from Sell to Buy. Read More

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Snap sets IPO price above forecast, reports say

Snap sets IPO price above forecast, reports say

And though Snap has yet to make a profit - the company lost $515 million previous year, many analysts say one of the biggest worries investors have about the deal is the fear of missing out. The shares opened trading today at around $23.50 to $24.50, giving the company an overall valuation of $24 billion. In 1999, the USA tech sector boasted 371 initial public offerings. Read More

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Investors eager to snap up Snap shares after successful IPO

Investors eager to snap up Snap shares after successful IPO

On Wednesday, Snap raised $3.4bn in its initial public offering, which was 12 times over-subscribed. Snap , which will start trading under the symbol "SNAP", will sell 200 million shares for $17 apiece on Thursday, giving it a valuation of nearly $24 billion-with executives like CEO Evan Spiegel, cofounder Bobby Murphy, and early investors selling 55 million of their own shares and walking home with $935 million in proceeds. Read More

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Dow closes above 21000, surges to all-time highs on Wednesday

Dow closes above 21000, surges to all-time highs on Wednesday

U.S. stocks advanced Monday to record highs as investors awaited a speech tomorrow by U.S. President Donald Trump that's expected to provide more details on his policies. Equities had closed lower on Tuesday, with the Dow snapping a 12-day winning streak. Retailers led the market slide. The Dow jumped 242 points, or 1.2 percent, to 21,055 as of 10:07 a.m. Read More

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People are freaking out over the hotness of young Justin Trudeau

Branded as the world's most handsome Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau has constantly been in the news for all the good reasons. What's evident is that Trudeau has given us more than enough reasons to keep taking about him. And not only women have fallen for Trudeau's charms. "Just give me a time and place and I'm there". At 9:30 a.m. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan went for a jog with a large group of Canadian Forces members at CFB Esquimalt. Read More

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