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by | August 05, 2017 | 19:20

This comes after workers filed for UAW representation in July. Workers at Nissan's plant in Smyrna, Tennessee, voted against UAW representation in 1989 and 2001, but this was the first election at the MS plant. Ahead of the vote, Nissan used the scandal, which the UAW and FCA have pinned on rogue actors, as evidence of the union's alleged corruption. Nissan spokeswoman Bajaj said the company lived up to its obligations in providing the list.

by | August 05, 2017 | 15:34

With the decline, Manitoba edged out British Columbia for the lowest unemployment rate in the country last month. Canada's economy added 10,900 jobs in July, mostly in full-time employment, Statistics Canada said on Friday. The job market expanded a little. The IT sector, wholesale and retail trade, and manufacturing sectors added jobs, while the education sector, public administration and agriculture sectors lost jobs.

by | August 05, 2017 | 13:02

The Bank now predicts GDP to rise by 1.7% in 2017, 1.6% in 2018 and 1.8% in 2019, down from 1.9%, 1.7% and 1.8% as outlined in the May Report. Investors had speculated Bank of England economist Andy Haldane could join the hawks this time round, having signalled his support for a rate rise this year in June.

by | August 05, 2017 | 12:08

SPDR Dow Jones Industrial Average ETF has a 52 week low of $178.64 and a 52 week high of $220.23. There were no giant leaps forward, but the Dow still managed to close each day of the week with a fresh record. Meanwhile, Boeing (NYSE:BA) is the biggest contributor to the Dow Jones' rise this year accounting for 45 percent of the increase. Discretionary blue-chip McDonald's Corp (NYSE: MCD) was also among the leaders, climbing 1.7%.

by | August 05, 2017 | 11:36

However, the June 2017 rate of 7.1% nearly matched that number. The Canadian economy added almost 11,000 jobs in July, the eighth consecutive month of growth, as the unemployment rate fell to its lowest point in almost nine years, Statistics Canada said Friday .

by | August 05, 2017 | 11:29

For the quarter, shares have been noted at -12.49%. Intevac, Inc. has a consensus outperform rating from 5 Wall Street analysts, and the number of shares now sold short amount to at least 3.9% of shares outstanding. Previously Cenovus Energy Inc (NYSE:CVE) reported $0.29 earnings per share (EPS ) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.03 by $0.26 with surprise factor of 866.7%.

by | August 05, 2017 | 10:40

Among 7 analysts covering Vodafone Group PLC (ADR) (NASDAQ:VOD), 2 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 4 Hold. It has underperformed by 48.94% the S&P500. Essentra had its "Buy" rating reiterated by analysts at Deutsche. (NASDAQ:FLIR). Next Financial invested in 0% or 537 shares. Thrivent Fincl For Lutherans reported 173,698 shares. ( ROR ) traded up 1.21% during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting GBX 234.10.

by | August 05, 2017 | 08:41

Many analysts have provided their estimated foresights on Rockwell Collins Inc. Investment research site Seeking Alpha reports Rockwell Collins (NYSE:COL) jumped 9.5% in after-hours trade following the Bloomberg report. (NYSE:COL)'s 14-day RSI is presently at 68.39. If you are viewing this article on another domain, it was stolen and reposted in violation of US and worldwide trademark and copyright laws.

by | August 05, 2017 | 07:36

Physicians Realty Trust has grown rapidly since its 2013 formation and initial public offering. The stock rose 1.11% or $0.25 reaching $22.69. About 8,716 shares traded. Guggenheim Cap Ltd Liability owns 99,471 shares. Voya Invest Mngmt Limited Liability stated it has 0% in Spirit Realty Capital, Inc (New) (NYSE:SRC).

by | August 05, 2017 | 07:37

Coconut Grove Bank raised its stake in shares of Nabors Industries by 47.1% in the first quarter. Nabors Industries (NYSE: NBR ) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August 2nd. Amgen Inc. (AMGN) surprised the stock market in its last reported earnings when it earned $3.27 a piece versus the consensus-estimated $3.11. Six analysts have made estimates for Nabors Industries' earnings, with the highest EPS estimate coming in at ($0.28) and the lowest estimate coming in at ...

by | August 05, 2017 | 07:01

Steven Pifer, a former USA diplomat now with the Brookings Institution, told VOA that Russians also may discover some unintended consequences of their president's crackdown on US diplomacy. Embassy's former compound, located in the Serebryany Bor area, the outskirts of Moscow , a Sputnik correspondent reported Tuesday. The most recent figures show that 35 percent of respondents think the sanctions positively influence Russia , 26 percent feel the opposite, and 29 percent believe the ...

by | August 05, 2017 | 06:54

But in a fiery Facebook post, Russia's prime minister said it reflected the United States leader's "impotence". The FBI first began investigating ties between Trump and Russian Federation in July 2016, former FBI director James Comey said in testimony to congress .

by | August 05, 2017 | 06:54

Other equities research analysts have also recently issued research reports about the stock. The stock's market capitalization is $174.22 million. Though early reports cited layoffs, Blue Apron reps said that so far around 800 of the 1,270 workers affected have chose to stay on board.

by | August 05, 2017 | 06:45

You can donate at the cash registers or at the bus outside each store. "Being a single parent is very hard because you have your bills and you have to get school supplies and clothes". The competition is meant to drum up support, but Thompson said most people in the community feel for this cause regardless. The supplies are collected and distributed to students in need all during the school year, Crouch said.

by | August 05, 2017 | 05:51

The competition included various teams made up of university students and independent engineers. Instead, he opened up the idea to startups - like Hyperloop One , which showed off an actual capsule flying along a tube at 190MPH just a couple of days ago - and assured them that he wouldn't compete.

by | August 05, 2017 | 05:35

The outage is also affecting other providers, including Telus, Virgin and Koodo. "Emergency response agencies and critical infrastructure owners/operators have contingency plans for telecommunications outages and these plans are now being put into place".

by | August 05, 2017 | 05:29

Putnam Invs Limited Liability Corporation has 0% invested in Applied Optoelectronics Inc (NASDAQ: AAOI ). It has outperformed by 605.35% the S&P500.The move comes after 9 months negative chart setup for the $1.80 billion company. Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider purchases, and 4 sales for $1.54 million activity. Lin Chewei sold $480,000 worth of stock or 7,500 shares.

by | August 05, 2017 | 04:09

The company's a year ago sales total was 2.3 Million. Relative Strength Index (RSI-14) for Barrick Gold Corporation (ABX ) is at 60.33. EPS in next five year years is expected to touch -3.48% while EPS growth in past 5 year was -34.00% along with sales growth of -9.70% in the last five years.

by | August 05, 2017 | 03:54

If the idea of a marijuana-friendly town gives you an anticipatory buzz, you may consider taking a trip to California, where one municipality is slated to become one big pot tourism destination. It went on the market past year with an asking price of $ 5 million , though the amount American Green paid hasn't been announced. The town's current residents number fewer than two dozen.

by | August 05, 2017 | 01:57

Total shares held by institutions as of the most recent company filings are 62,606,178 with a reported 4,762,805 bought and 2,800,394 sold. Shares of 3D Systems Corp (NYSE:DDD) now have an Average Brokerage Recommendation of 3.17, number of Recs in ABR is 12 while industry rank of the company by ABR is out of 265.

by | August 05, 2017 | 01:27

The strong job growth brought the unemployment rate back down to the 4.3 percent rate reached in May, the low for the recovery. Hiring in June was revised to a faster rate than previously reported, by 9,000 jobs to 231,000. The Canadian economy added a net 10,900 jobs in July, Statistics Canada said Friday . Economists had forecast a 12,500 increase in employment for July, and a $1.25-billion June trade deficit.

by | August 05, 2017 | 01:12

A number of hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the company. State Street Corp boosted its stake in GoPro by 5.1% in the fourth quarter. During the same period a year ago, the firm earned ($0.52) EPS. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 34.3% on a year-over-year basis. Among 20 analysts covering GoPro Inc (NASDAQ:GPRO), 4 have Buy rating, 7 Sell and 9 Hold.

by | August 05, 2017 | 01:12

Evercore maintained the shares of WFC in report on Wednesday, April 12 with "Outperform" rating. Canaccord Genuity has "Hold" rating and $1100 target. The total value of its holdings decreased 0.4%. Its down 0.30, from 0.97 in 2016Q3. 149 funds opened positions while 487 raised stakes. Quantbot Ltd Partnership accumulated 10,422 shares or 0.06% of the stock.

by | August 04, 2017 | 23:51

The deficit in goods with China rose 3.1 per cent in June to $US32.6 billion and is up 6.1 per cent to $US170.7 billion so far this year. Economists had penciled in a shortfall of of -$45.5bn. Meanwhile, imports fell slightly in tandem with a weakening U.S. dollar. There were decreases in imports of industrial supplies and materials. In a research note sent to clients following Friday's release , Michael Pearce at Capital Economics said: "Real goods exports increased by a strong 1.6% ...

by | August 04, 2017 | 23:10

Volkswagen AG ( VLKAY ) executive Oliver Schmidt on Friday pleaded guilty in the U.S. District Court in Detroit in a scandal related to the German automaker cheating diesel emissions, Reuters reports. "Schmidt, along with each and every official involved in this emissions scandal, will be held fully accountable for their actions by the Department of Justice as this investigation continues".

by | August 04, 2017 | 23:06

The lack of clarity surrounding overdraft fee policies has hurt consumers' wallets. "Our study shows that financially vulnerable consumers who opt in to overdraft risk incurring a rash of fees when using their debit card or an ATM", CFPB Director Richard Cordray said in a statement.

by | August 04, 2017 | 22:50

Finally, TheStreet downgraded AMC Entertainment Holdings from a "b-" rating to a "c+" rating in a research report on Friday, May 19th. Regal Entertainment Group has a 52 week low of $18.60 and a 52 week high of $24.79. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $24.72 per share, with a total value of $247,200.00. The last session's volume of 12.07 million shares was higher than its average volume of 1.08 million shares.

by | August 04, 2017 | 21:44

Since Kraft Foods merged with Heinz in 2015, the combined company has not delivered a quarter in which profit fell year-on-year. Ocean Rig UDW LLC has 0 buy ratings, 0 holds and 1 sells even after the stock tumbled -92.63% from its high of $2.89 to a $26.56 million market value through last close.

by | August 04, 2017 | 21:14

Siemens has said the turbines were supposed to be destined for a power plant in southern Russian Federation, not the Crimea. It pointed to "global energy trends" sapping demand for its gas turbines and related products, and to "volatility" in orders for offshore wind turbines to explain the drop in orders.

by | August 04, 2017 | 21:06

The news comes on the day that a Volkswagen AG executive charged in relations to the diesel emissions scandal plans to plead guilty in a US District Court in Detroit . USA authorities had been pressing Volkswagen over emissions-test discrepancies, and the cheating had been going for several years. In 2015, the company admitted that 11 million of its diesel cars worldwide were equipped with software that could be used to cheat on emissions tests.

by | August 04, 2017 | 19:27

Two Sigma Securities LLC now owns 22,824 shares of the company's stock valued at $100,000 after buying an additional 420 shares in the last quarter. A number of large investors have recently bought and sold shares of AVP. Dish Network reported its subscribers declined last quarter, although by a smaller amount than the year-ago quarter's decline. Equities analysts anticipate that Avon Products will post $0.22 EPS for the current year.

by | August 04, 2017 | 18:42

Finally, HCR Wealth Advisors purchased a new position in shares of Starbucks Corporation during the fourth quarter valued at $3,221,000. Azimuth Capital Management LLC now owns 136,167 shares of the coffee company's stock worth $7,560,000 after buying an additional 1,548 shares during the period.

by | August 04, 2017 | 18:25

The year-to-date overall performance remains at a high level thanks to a strong first quarter - with more than 1.5 million new cars registered on United Kingdom roads since January. Earlier this year, many customers had brought forward auto purchases ahead of changes to Vehicle Excise Duty in April. The number of new cars purchases continues to fall as consumers hold back from major purchases amid increased worries about the economic and political climate and a possible motor finance bubble.

by | August 04, 2017 | 18:19

The Roseland, N.J., human-resources software company said its board unanimously rejected the "last-minute" request, as the deadline for board nominees has been public for almost a year. Reuters reported last week that Ackman, one of the hedge fund industry's most prominent activist investors, was buying a large stake in ADP. They then jumped roughly 15 percent, to $118.91 at the close on July 31.

by | August 04, 2017 | 16:25

Hourly wages also continued to make steady progress, adding 2.5 percent on an annual basis, the same gain recorded the month before. The unemployment rate ticked down to 4.3% from 4.4% the prior month as more. Economists polled by MarketWatch had predicted a 175,000 increase in nonfarm jobs. In the past three months, the labor market has averaged growth of 195,000 jobs a month.