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Short Pump Whole Foods among those compromised in data breach


Walmart's regular customers accounted for the largest percentage (24 percent) of Whole Foods' new customers in the week of the price reduction. Three other stores saw big defection rates for their total customer base: Trader Joe's (10 percent), Sprouts (8 percent) and Target (3 percent), according to the report . Read More »

New vehicle registrations in United Kingdom fall sharply in September


Diesel auto sales slumped by more than 20% in September, as British drivers continue to shun them in the wake of recent emission scandals. Demand for alternatively-fuelled vehicles (AFVs) continued to accelerate in September, however, surging 41 per cent in the month and 34.6 per cent in the year-to-date, with almost 95,000 leaving forecourts this year. Read More »

Profund Advisors LLC Sells 4085 Shares of Healthcare Realty Trust Incorporated (HR)

BlackRock has an ownership of 9,621,591 stocks of the real estate investment trust's shares valued $372,836,000 following acquiring an extra 71,799 stocks in the previous period. The bigger the return, the more efficient management is in utilizing its asset base. (NYSE:EDR) to announce earnings per share of $0.29 for the current quarter, according to Zacks . Read More »

Social Security number has 'outlived its usefulness', WH cybersecurity coordinator says


These numbers were just one of the many pieces of personal data compromised when unauthorized third parties accessed information at Equifax ( EFX ) earlier this year. This may involved "a public and private key" including "something that could be revoked if it has been compromised", Joyce added. In testimony before the House Energy and Commerce Committee on Monday, former Equifax CEO Richard Smith was asked about the magnitude of the breach on his company and whether the resulting ... Read More »

Brokers Add To Their Ratings On Fidelity National Financial Inc (NYSE:FNFV)

Kavi Asset Management, Lp now holds 241,200 shares valued at $3,811,000. In that case, its shares would mark a 2.9% decline from the most recent price. Shares of Fidelity National Financial Ventures ( FNFV ) changed at hands on unusually higher volume on August 01, 2017, as the stock is sinking -1.40% to end at $17.55. Read More »

Chesley Taft & Associates LLC Decreases Holdings in Coca-Cola Company (The) (KO)


In general, a company with a score closer to 0 would be seen as undervalued, and a score closer to 100 would indicate an overvalued company. Looking back further, Universal Forest Products, Inc. The stock of The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) has "Hold" rating given on Thursday, September 29 by Stifel Nicolaus. A raise of 284% compared to the consensus daily volume of 2,020 bearish put options. Read More »

SBI Life Insurance has a modest debut. Should you buy shares now?


On the National Stock Exchange, the stock opened at Rs 735, with a premium of 5 per cent over its issue price. Vrinda Aditya, an analyst at Asit C. Mehta Investment Interrmediates Ltd, said although the debut had not been particularly strong, she believed SBI Life was an attractive stock to hold long-term given rosy prospects for India's insurance industry."Overall for the insurance industry, it is growing much faster compared to its global peers, so lots to look forward to". Read More »

US Shale Could Keep Oil ETFs From Breaking Out


Moreover, its goal for higher oil prices only invites further drilling by American producers. There are also questions over whether OPEC members are adhering to quotas , which could be more problematic if prices rise, analysts said. 4 million , compared with analysts' expectations for a decrease of 756,000 barrels. The annual average is just under 1 million barrels a day. The global benchmark crude traded at a premium of $5.28 to December WTI. Read More »

Shares in Centrica, SSE sink as May announces energy price cap


The idea was promised in the Conservative's election manifesto, but there was no mention of it in June's Queen's Speech. "With the government looming on them. Martin Lewis, founder of, said: "It's a national disgrace that a struggling 90 year-old granny pays substantially more to boil a kettle than an affluent web-savvy man like me". Read More »

Tesla Posts Best Quarter in Q3


That ramp-up was expected to be hard, but Musk said on said on Twitter that the company could smash through expectations. "We had previously indicated that second half Model S and X deliveries would likely exceed first half deliveries of 47,077, but we now expect to exceed that by several thousand vehicles", the statement says. Read More »

Yahoo Data Breach Affected All Users


The statement noted an investigation with assistance of outside experts helped determine that all yahoo accounts were impacted by the hack. "While this is not a new security issue, Yahoo is sending email notifications to the additional affected user accounts", said a statement issued by Verizon's internet unit known as Oath. Read More »

California Police Officer Among Victims of Las Vegas Mass Shooting


She opened her own firm in 2011, where she practiced criminal law and family law. Police had previously said at least 50 people had been killed at the country music festival and put the number of injured at more than 200. Three county fire officials "were struck by gunfire and sustained non-life threatening injuries", the October 2 release states. The brother of 64-year-old Stephen Paddock said he's "completely dumbfounded" by the shooting at a country music concert Sunday night, which is ... Read More »

FY2018 EPS Estimates for Scana Corporation (SCG) Lowered by Analyst

Other large investors also recently modified their holdings of the company. Energy Income Partners LLC bought a new position in shares of SCANA during the fourth quarter valued at $61,431,000. Wayfair Inc. most recently reported earnings per share (EPS) of -$0.26 for the June 2017 versus -$0.43 in the same quarter a year ago, representing -40% growth. Read More »

Stock Buzz: JC Penney Company Inc (JCP)

Investors may also be paying close concentration to some simple moving average indicators on shares of J. C. Penney Company, Inc . Pinebridge Limited Partnership has invested 0% in J C Penney Company Inc (NYSE: JCP ). The New York-based Armistice Capital Llc has invested 1.07% in the stock. For the current quarter J.C. Penney Company Inc (NYSE: JCP ) has high EPS estimates of $-0.1 in contradiction of low EPS estimates of $-0.31. Read More »

Catalans Strike and Block Roads to Protest Vote Crackdown by Spain


In his televised address, the king said the "irresponsible behaviour" of the Catalan leaders had undermined social harmony in the region. The European Parliament will hold a special debate on Wednesday on the issue. However, it warned Catalonia that if it declared independence it would find itself outside the EU. Spain's Interior Minister Juan Ignacio Zoido said Madrid would "take all necessary measures" to stop the "intolerable harassment" of national security forces. Read More »

Stocks add to record highs as automakers and homebuilders climb

General Motors jumped 2.8 percent, and Ford gained 2.3 percent after the automakers both reported solid sales growth for September. The Dow is up 2,879.07 points, or 14.6 percent. That followed solid readings in China and Japan earlier in the week. GM said that with the "US economy strengthening, retail sales should remain strong for the foreseeable future". Read More »

Austin City Limits music fest offers refunds after Vegas shooting


He added that officials from the Department of Public Safety have reached out to the department offering to supplement staff. Manley posited that police presence will look normal to festival goers, but there will be officers on foot, bicycle, ATV and squad cars in and around Zilker Park. Read More »

The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS): Hot Stock in the Spotlight

The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS ) has been trading in a bearish manner, based on the relative positions of the stock's 20 and 200 day moving averages. Inv Counselors Of Maryland Ltd Liability holds 0.06% of its portfolio in Walt Disney Co (NYSE: DIS ) for 11,000 shares. Buckingham Research has "Buy" rating and $285 target. Read More »

E-cigarettes, vaping could lengthen smokers' lives


As has been the case in most studies reviewing a potential reduced-risk for e-cigs, what these results signify depend on where individuals fall on the anti-tobacco, anti-smoking spectrum. In addition, the models included only cigarettes and e-cigarettes, and excluded other tobacco products, such as smokeless tobacco, according to the study. Read More »

Insider Increases Stake In Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT)

The Value Composite Two of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. The retailer reported $1.08 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.07 by $0.01. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Thursday, June 22 by Stifel Nicolaus. UBS maintained the stock with "Neutral" rating in Friday, February 12 report. Marco Investment Management Llc decreased Oracle Corp (NYSE:ORCL) stake by 50,328 shares to 141,932 valued at $7.12M in 2017Q2. Read More »

Why Investors remained confident on Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD), Chubb Limited (CB)?


Chubb Limited (NYSE:CB) ended its day at $145.49 with the rising stream of 2.06% and its total traded volume was 2.23 million shares more than the average volume. HealthInvest Partners AB boosted its position in Gilead Sciences by 3.5% in the 1st quarter. Doheny Asset Management increased Sprague Resources Lp Lp (NYSE:SRLP) stake by 40,680 shares to 105,630 valued at $2.98M in 2017Q2. Read More »

NBA MVP Prediction: Kawhi Leonard


GMs voted Oklahoma City as the team that made the best overall moves in the offseason; Thunder GM Sam Presti acquired George by sending out Victor Oladipo and Domantas Sabonis and acquired Anthony by sending Enes Kanter, Doug McDermott and a 2018 second-round pick to NY. Read More »

Office Depot to Buy CompuCom for $1 Billion


The Price to Cash Flow for Office Depot , Inc. 2 of them rate its stock a hold. It begs the question: Did Office Depot pay too much for CompuCom? About 16.00 million shares traded. was upgraded to "buy" by analysts at B. Riley. Office Depot, Inc . (NasdaqGS: ODP ) has an M-score Beneish of -2.620952. Where the relative strength index (RSI) is a technical momentum indicator that compares the magnitude of recent gains to recent losses in an attempt to determine excess buying & selling ... Read More »

Investors Buy Mondelez International, Inc. (MDLZ) on Weakness

The Fukoku Mutual Life Insurance Company holds 16,220 shares with $1.52M value, up from 10,720 last quarter. Waldron LP lifted its holdings in shares of Mondelez International by 103.3% in the 1st quarter. The Higher end of the revenue forecast is $7.18 Billion, while the Lower end of the forecast is $6.52 Billion. The firm has a market cap of $61.72 billion, a P/E ratio of 36.01 and a beta of 1.20. Read More »

US Stocks To Open Lower As Oil Extends Losses


Fed Gov. Jerome Powell (, who is seen as less hawkish than Warsh , is also seen as a potential front-runner. Last month policymakers pointed to one more rate hike later this year and three for the next year after the conclusion of a two-day policy meeting. Under Yellen and her predecessor, Ben Bernanke, the Federal Reserve has unleashed unprecedented amounts of stimulus for the ... Read More »

Equifax raises breach victim number to 145.5 million


He and other lawmakers demanded that Smith give a detailed explanation of how the Equifax hack took place. "I'm truly and deeply sorry for what happened", he said in his opening remarks. Fortunately for those living overseas, the security audit indicates that no databases outside of the United States have been affected. By the end of the week, Smith will have testified in four congressional hearings . Read More »

PepsiCo's shares drop as N. America beverage sales fall


Macquarie initiated coverage on shares of Pepsico in a research report on Thursday, September 14th. Finally, BMO Capital Markets reiterated a "hold" rating and set a $120.00 target price on shares of Pepsico in a research report on Wednesday, September 6th. Read More »

FDA Warning Wire: No Love For Playful Granola Labels


According to the letter, Nashoba sold granola with labeling that said one of the ingredients was. The letter said the ingredient that the granola listed as "love" is not a usual or common name of any ingredient, and is considered intervening material since it is not part of the usual or common name of any ingredient. Read More »

MGM Resorts International (MGM) Short Interest Update


The company maintains price to book ratio of 2.72. The share price of the company (NYSE: MGM ) was down -5.58%, with a high of 32.00 during the day and the volume of MGM Resorts International shares traded was 3170. They expect $0.20 EPS, up 33.33% or $0.05 from last year's $0.15 per share. MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM ) last issued its earnings results on Thursday, July 27th. Read More »

New era of solar power is now upon us, IEA says


The country has become a leader in renewable energy production, with the United States the second-largest market. The IEA predicts global renewable power capacity will expand by 43 per cent from 2017-2022, a more optimistic forecast than previously. Read More »