• Forecasting Anadarko Petroleum's Stock Price for Next Week
Forecasting Anadarko Petroleum's Stock Price for Next Week

A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also modified their holdings of the company. It trades at an average volume of 4.25M shares versus 5.56M shares recorded at the end of last trading session. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 16.3% compared to the same quarter a year ago. The company reported its last quart...

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  • Sasikala Loyalist Palaniswami Becomes New Tamil Nadu Chief Minister
Sasikala Loyalist Palaniswami Becomes New Tamil Nadu Chief Minister

Sasikala, 61, whose rise in politics has stunned everyone in Tamil Nadu, appointed Edappadi K Palanisamy as leader of the state assembly and expelled Panneerselvam. Police presence has been stepped up at the resort. His conduct had come under severe criticism from the supporters of Sasikala and members of the Congress party who alleged that the Gov...

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  • Cigna Files Lawsuit Against Anthem After Judge Blocks Merger
Cigna Files Lawsuit Against Anthem After Judge Blocks Merger

There's also a $1.8 billion breakup fee that Cigna's owed in the event this ruling is final. More than one and a half years of courtship between Anthem Inc. David Balto, an antitrust attorney in Washington , warned that even if the appeals court were to reverse Jackson's ruling and allow the deal to go through, the animosity between the two part...

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  • SoftBank is buying Fortress for $3.3 billion - and Fortress is soaring
SoftBank is buying Fortress for $3.3 billion - and Fortress is soaring

Fortress principals Pete Briger, Wes Edens and Randy Nardone have agreed to continue leading the business, which will remain based in NY and operate independently within SoftBank , according to the statement . This decision was taken so that the two companies could work together on the Japanese technology-driven investment fund. Softbank foun...

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  • Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) Shares Bought by HighPoint Advisor Group LLC
Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) Shares Bought by HighPoint Advisor Group LLC

Susquehanna began new coverage on Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. giving the company a "positive" rating. Total debt to equity ratio of the company for most recent quarter is 0.64 while Long term debt to equity ratio for same time period is 0.54. The firm owned 24,543 shares of the retailer's stock after buying an additional 335 shares during the period. The...

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  • Buffett's Apple stock purchase gains $1.1B in six weeks
Buffett's Apple stock purchase gains $1.1B in six weeks

Berkshire Hathaway is, of course, the holding company operated by investor Warren Buffet that has been skeptical of AAPL in the past. Buffett, 86, said last month that he'd been accelerating stock purchases at Berkshire, which he's run for more than five decades.

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  • Seattle Genetics, Inc. (NASDAQ:SGEN)
Seattle Genetics, Inc. (NASDAQ:SGEN)

Price Target is basically a projection of future price of a company's stock by the expert analysis of investment analysts or investment firms. Company shares were Reiterated by RBC Capital Mkts on Dec 6, 2016 to Outperform, Raises Price Target to $ 72 from a previous price target of $62.

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  • Retails sales tick up in January, as consumer confidence grows
Retails sales tick up in January, as consumer confidence grows

U.S. retail sales came in well ahead of expectations for the month of January, according to new data from the Commerce Department . Economists polled by Reuters had forecast retail sales ticking up 0.1 percent and core sales gaining 0.3 percent last month.

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  • Fed's Yellen: Further Rate Increases Likely To Be Appropriate
Fed's Yellen: Further Rate Increases Likely To Be Appropriate

The risk is that interest rates shoot up more than the Fed intends once it starts to reduce the balance sheet. The Dow Jones industrial average slipped 17.2 points, about 0.08 percent, to 20,395. On Tuesday, Yellen called the current growth rate "disappointing". The 10-year Treasury note advanced 5.1 basis points to 2.486%, compared with 2.434% l...

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  • Guilty verdict in Etan Patz missing child case
Guilty verdict in Etan Patz missing child case

He said he though the boy was still alive at the time. Etan's father was in the courtroom for Tuesday's verdict in the second trial. The previous trial was declared a mistrial when all but one juror agreed to convict . After almost 40 years, Etan Patz, who was kidnapped and murdered back in 1979, has finally received justice! Hernandez, acco...

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  • Dozens killed in Taiwan tour bus crash
Dozens killed in Taiwan tour bus crash

Last July, a bus crash outside Taipei killed 25 Chinese tourists on board. Thirty-two people, all Taiwanese, were confirmed dead and the remaining passengers were sent to hospitals for treatment, Tu said. The bus was returning to New Taipei City from Wuling Farm, a popular tourist attraction in Taichung. A bus driver working for the travel-agen...

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  • Analysts Opinions on: JC Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE:JCP)
Analysts Opinions on: JC Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE:JCP)

The share price is now down -14.59% for the past three months. Horrell Capital Management Inc. now owns 27,090 shares of the department store operator's stock worth $250,000 after buying an additional 128 shares in the last quarter. The Company's operating subsidiary is J. C. Penney Corporation, Inc. The share price is now -16.09 percent versus i...

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  • Burger King Shines As Restaurant Brands Int'l Earnings Beat The Street
Burger King Shines As Restaurant Brands Int'l Earnings Beat The Street

Burger King attributed comparable sales growth to strength in its Asia Pacific and Latin America and Caribbean segments, while Tim Hortons highlighted "notable growth in the U.S." and said increases in breakfast, lunch and dinner sales drove comp growth for the year.

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  • Co-op Bank 'inviting offers' as it puts itself up for sale
Co-op Bank 'inviting offers' as it puts itself up for sale

The bank's chief executive, Liam Coleman, said: "Since 2013, we have successfully addressed significant legacy issues, reduced the cost base and rebuilt our franchise and customer proposition". It also lost £100 million on the failed takeover of 631 Lloyds branches, another £300 million was wasted on a scrapped computer system and £200 million was ...

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  • Federal Judge Won't Immediately Stop Construction On The Dakota Access Pipeline
Federal Judge Won't Immediately Stop Construction On The Dakota Access Pipeline

The $3.8 billion pipeline would transport oil from North Dakota to an existing pipeline in IL and would cross the Missouri River near the Standing Rock Indian Reservation. Amid the renewed effort to complete the project, the Standing Rock Sioux and other tribe vowed to continue their legal battle through the courts. District Court Judge James Boa...

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  • Grand Prairie Woman Sentenced To 8 Years In Prison For Voter Fraud
Grand Prairie Woman Sentenced To 8 Years In Prison For Voter Fraud

The sentence was announced weeks after President Donald Trump vowed he would crack down on voter fraud. He said Ortega had learning disabilities and only a sixth-grade education. Her attorney said she has a learning disability and was confused about the difference between being a citizen and a legal resident, so she thought she was allowed to vote...

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  • Sean Spicer plays with dolls, models high heels in 'SNL' cold open
Sean Spicer plays with dolls, models high heels in 'SNL' cold open

She hit another homer last night with a devastating smackdown of the new, " calmer " Trump mouthpiece on "Saturday Night Live". Referring to Nordstrom's ditching of Ivanka Trump's clothing brand as " light terrorism ", Spicer turns the briefing into a shopping channel selling one of Ivanka's bracelets, which Spicer is wearing.

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  • Junker casts doubts on European Union solidarity in Brexit talks
Junker casts doubts on European Union solidarity in Brexit talks

Looking back at the last 2014 election, Juncker said the process made him "fall in love with Europe again, as I rediscovered the EU's richness of colors". Speaking to Deutschlandfunk radio Mr Juncker said "The other European Union 27 don't know it yet, but the Brits know very well how they can tackle this".

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  • India test fires its first Interceptor missile, says Indian media
India test fires its first Interceptor missile, says Indian media

PDV that was kept fully ready, took-off once the computer system gave the necessary command for lift-off. The mission computer predicting the trajectory of the target missile was used to launch the interceptor missile from the Kalam Island (formerly Wheeler Island).

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  • Analyzing Analyst Recommendations: Western Digital Corporation (WDC), Coach, Inc. (COH)
Analyzing Analyst Recommendations: Western Digital Corporation (WDC), Coach, Inc. (COH)

Several equities analysts have weighed in on WSTC shares. Vetr upgraded Western Digital Corporation from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $82.15 price objective for the company in a report on Monday. Ameriprise Financial Inc. now owns 10,557,669 shares of the company's stock worth $147,604,000 after buying an additional 1,230,617 share...

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