• Traders Alert: The Charles Schwab Corporation (SCHW), International Business Machines Corporation (IBM)
Traders Alert: The Charles Schwab Corporation (SCHW), International Business Machines Corporation (IBM)

The Stock surged0.49% and closed its last trading session at $162.49. For the ongoing Fiscal Quarter, 17 analysts have an average earnings forecast of $2.28 per share. Finally, Anchor Capital Advisors LLC grew its position in shares of International Business Machines by 0.9% in the 2nd quarter. Synovus Fincl stated it has 0.2% of its portfolio in...

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  • Economic Buzz: German Industrial Production Rebounds In November
Economic Buzz: German Industrial Production Rebounds In November

November's month-on-month decline followed gains of 0.7 percent in October and 1.3 percent in September. Last month, the Ifo economic institute said the German economy will expand by 2.6 percent in 2018, pointing to a broad upswing that is generating employment and buoyant tax revenues.

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  • Intel's (INTC)
Intel's (INTC) "Outperform" Rating Reaffirmed at Credit Suisse Group

About 41.82M shares traded or 35.96% up from the average. Intel (NASDAQ: INTC ) last released its earnings results on Thursday, October 26th. It has outperformed by 2.77% the S&P500. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $0.80 earnings per share. INTC's profit will be $4.02B for 12.78 P/E if the $0.86 EPS becomes a reali...

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  • Mcdonalds Corp (MCD) Holder Bancorpsouth INC Lowered Stake
Mcdonalds Corp (MCD) Holder Bancorpsouth INC Lowered Stake

Monarch Capital Management Inc who had been investing in Mcdonald's for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $138.75 billion market cap company. On Tuesday, April 5 the stock rating was initiated by Evercore with "Hold". Finally, Longbow Research raised shares of McDonald's from a "neutral" rating to a "buy" rating and increased the...

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  • Plastic microbeads ban enters force in UK
Plastic microbeads ban enters force in UK

Rejoice, skincare lovers. Finally , finally, microbeads are officially banned from all beauty products in the UK. Labour's Mary Creagh, chairwoman of the parliamentary Environmental Audit Committee, which had called for the ban, said it was a step in the right direction, but more needed to be done.

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  • Target (TGT) Issues FY19 Earnings Guidance
Target (TGT) Issues FY19 Earnings Guidance

Target Corporation had 74 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock increased 1.16% or $0.75 during the last trading session, reaching $65.44. Full-year reported earnings per share from continuing operations is expected to be higher than adjusted earnings per share. Target's revenue was up 1.4% compared to the same q...

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  • JP Morgan CEO Dimon softens tone on bitcoin
JP Morgan CEO Dimon softens tone on bitcoin

Jackson said that bitcoin's upper limit may not have been reached yet, and he claimed it could eventually become worth more than 100 times what it is today. Dimon's comments were followed by a more tempered view from chief financial officer Marianne Lake, who said the bank was " very open minded to the potential use cases in future for digital...

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  • Jeff Bezos becomes the richest person in modern history
Jeff Bezos becomes the richest person in modern history

According to Forbes , Bezos' net worth is at $104.4 billion. Amazon shares have risen 6.6 percent this year, with a report showing the Seattle-based company captured 89 percent of online spending among dominant holiday retailers in the five-week period beginning the day after Thanksgiving in the U.S.

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  • Peter Beardsley's Newcastle future in doubt: Toon investigating bullying and racism claims
Peter Beardsley's Newcastle future in doubt: Toon investigating bullying and racism claims

The Newcastle United development coach is in danger of losing his job after several African players within the club's academy accused him of racial abuse, according to a report in the Telegraph . El-Mhanni is understood to be due to attend a grievance hearing later this week. Beardsley left the club in 2006 but having returned in an ambassador...

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  • Singapore holds 17, seizes tanker over alleged oil theft
Singapore holds 17, seizes tanker over alleged oil theft

Abdul Latif Ibrahim, 59, Mohd Ibrahim K Abdul Majid, 52, and Richard Goh Chee Keong, 48, who each face one count of criminal breach of trust for stealing fuel worth more than S$430,000 on Jan 5. District Judge Christopher Goh adjourned the nine men's case to Jan 15, while District Judge Adam Nakhoda fixed the Vietnamese nationals' case for mention ...

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  • Time Warner (TWX) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research
Time Warner (TWX) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research

It has outperformed by 45.78% the S&P500. Boothbay Fund Management Llc bought 77,970 shares as the company's stock rose 1.19% with the market. The hedge fund held 1.56M shares of the television services company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $160.27M, up from 1.25 million at the end of the previous reported quarter.

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  • United States stocks rise to records as dollar strengthens
United States stocks rise to records as dollar strengthens

New private sector jobs increased by only 148,000 in December, against forecasts of 190,000. The pound fell and United Kingdom stocks were flat following weak economic data and reports that Prime Minister Theresa May is considering creating a position for a minister in charge of contingency planning for a no-deal Brexit.

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  • Record making NASA astronaut John Young dies at 87
Record making NASA astronaut John Young dies at 87

In a statement, NASA tweeted: "We're saddened by the loss of astronaut John Young, who was 87". Astronaut John Young, commander of the Apollo 16 lunar landing mission, stands at the Apollo Lunar Surface Experiments Package (ALSEP) deployment site during the first Apollo 16 spacewalk at the Descartes landing site on April 21, 1972.

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  • Enable Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:ENBL) Quant Investor Update
Enable Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:ENBL) Quant Investor Update

After a recent check, the current stock price divided by the 52-week high for shares of Summit Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:SMLP), gives us a value of 0.828000. Prudential Public Ltd holds 200,000 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Another trade for 9,786 shares valued at $2.53M was sold by Bierbower Elizabeth D.

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  • State of Tennessee Treasury Department Decreases Holdings in Walt Disney Co (DIS)
State of Tennessee Treasury Department Decreases Holdings in Walt Disney Co (DIS)

About 6.01 million shares traded. Parnassus Investments CA lifted its stake in shares of Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS) by 19.3% in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission.

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  • Taking Aim at MSCI Germany Ishares Currency Hedged (HEWG) Technical Levels
Taking Aim at MSCI Germany Ishares Currency Hedged (HEWG) Technical Levels

Investors may use the 200-day MA to help smooth out the data a get a clearer long-term picture. Moving averages are a popular trading tool among investors. Alternately, if the indicator goes under -80, this may signal that the stock is oversold. Typically, if the value heads above -20, the stock may be considered to be overbought.

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  • Leerink Swann Boosts CVS Health (CVS) Price Target to $90.00
Leerink Swann Boosts CVS Health (CVS) Price Target to $90.00

Eulav Asset Management who had been investing in Facebook Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $542.95 billion market cap company. The stock increased 0.32% or $0.1 during the last trading session, reaching $31.41. Roberts Jonathan C sold $7.13M worth of stock or 85,743 shares. 241,150 shares valued at $20.03M were sold by MERLO L...

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  • Telsey Advisory Group Increases Kohl's (KSS) Price Target to $55.00
Telsey Advisory Group Increases Kohl's (KSS) Price Target to $55.00

Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Kohls Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $9.13 billion market cap company. $43.96's average target is -19.13% below currents $54.36 stock price. The acquisition was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is accessible through the SEC website .

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  • Tesco Posts Fastest Sales Growth Since June: Kantar Worldpanel
Tesco Posts Fastest Sales Growth Since June: Kantar Worldpanel

Sales at Tesco PLC (TSCO.LN), the U.K.'s No. 1 grocer by market share, grew by 3.1% in the 12 weeks ended December 31, the fastest pace it has recorded since June. Morrison Supermarkets PLC's (MRW.LN) market share fell to 10.7% from 10.9%, although sales rose 2.1%. Online sales grew 5 per cent, resulting in the channel hitting a high of 6.4 per c...

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  • 'Proposed blanket safeguard duty on solar panels, cells likely to hurt SEZs'
'Proposed blanket safeguard duty on solar panels, cells likely to hurt SEZs'

AISIA has countered that 60% of the country's currently-installed solar capacity are in SEZs. On 26 December, government ordered a safeguard duty probe on surging solar cell imports with a view to protect domestic manufacturers after the domestic industry approached the Directorate General of Safeguards.

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  • Morrisons reports sales jump for Christmas and New Year's period
Morrisons reports sales jump for Christmas and New Year's period

Retail sales, including in stores and online, but excluding fuel, were up 2.1% for the ten weeks to 7 January. The chain said it had "become more competitive, and despite the rising cost of many commodities the price of a basket of key Christmas items was the same as the previous year".

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  • Investors Sell Valero Energy (VLO) on Strength Following Insider Selling
Investors Sell Valero Energy (VLO) on Strength Following Insider Selling

Pitcairn Company who had been investing in Valero Energy Corp New for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $41.15 billion market cap company. Thornburg Investment Incorporated, a New Mexico-based fund reported 2.08 million shares. Neuberger Berman Group LLC boosted its stake in Valero Energy by 184.0% in the 2nd quarter.

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  • Mears Group PLC (MER) Receives Buy Rating from Peel Hunt
Mears Group PLC (MER) Receives Buy Rating from Peel Hunt

Liberum Capital now has a GBX 1,100 ($14.92) price objective on the stock. Stockholders of record on Thursday, March 1st will be issued a dividend of GBX 40.90 ($0.55) per share. Majestic Wine (LON:WINE) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November 23rd. The firm had revenue of £366 million for the quarter.

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  • Lenovo's Refreshed ThinkPad X1 Line Brings Dolby Vision HDR and Amazon Alexa
Lenovo's Refreshed ThinkPad X1 Line Brings Dolby Vision HDR and Amazon Alexa

Another addition to the X1 lineup is an integrated physical webcam cover. Literally, the only difference between the X1 Carbon and Yoga is in the form factor department. The battery life is less, at 9.5 hours. All in a convertible format with the Yoga sporting a 360-degree hinge. They will all be available later this month.

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  • Old Monk's maker passes away, Twitter says its goodbyes
Old Monk's maker passes away, Twitter says its goodbyes

But with increasing competition from foreign and local liquor brands, and due to changing tastes, its hold over the Indian tippler began slipping by 2005. He refused to advertise for Old Monk for as long as he was the Chairman. In mid 2000s the company and the family were faced with turbulence when VR Mohan's son Rocky Mohan broke away from the f...

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