Money

by | April 28, 2017 | 01:11

The firm's market cap is GBX 7.97 billion. The current PEG for InterContinental Hotels Group PLC NYSE:IHG is valued at 2.54 with a P/S value of 5.96. This is a boost from InterContinental Hotels Group PLC's previous semiannual dividend of $0.47.

by | April 28, 2017 | 01:05

Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Finally, Strs Ohio increased its position in shares of Steel Dynamics by 0.4% in the first quarter. Nikko Asset Management Americas Inc. now owns 409,700 shares of the basic materials company's stock valued at $14,241,000 after buying an additional 37,600 shares during the period.

by | April 28, 2017 | 00:50

Zacks offers analysts with an Average Broker Rating (or ABR), basing it on sell-side recommendations. Advisory Services Network LLC boosted its position in shares of Cisco Systems by 5.5% in the third quarter. The stock now has its Annual Dividend of $1.16 and an annual Dividend Yield of 3.44 Percent. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Tuesday, April 4th.

by | April 28, 2017 | 00:48

The benchmark 10-year bond yield, which moves inversely to its price, traded flat at 0.02 percent, the long-term 30-year bond yields hovered around 0.80 percent and the yield on the short-term 2-year note also remained steady at -0.18 percent by 06:20 GMT.

by | April 28, 2017 | 00:48

It has outperformed by 22.92% the S&P500. 03/30/2017 - Range Resources Corporation was upgraded to " by analysts at UBS. Analysts give RRC a mean recommendation of 2.10. Walker Ray N JR sold $448,380 worth of stock or 13,754 shares. The company's last traded volume of 12.79 million shares was up it's an average volume of 4.82 million shares.

by | April 28, 2017 | 00:44

They point out that, depending on joint collective bargaining agreement timings, some unionized groups have had the highest pay rates in the industry at the time of the signing, while others have fallen behind their peers. The pay raises announced Wednesday are on top of the September pay raise. Airlines have been reluctant to reveal more details about these figures. "To their credit, American Airlines management listened", Ross said.

by | April 28, 2017 | 00:43

Google advertising revenues contributed $21.4 billion, while "other bets" revenues contributed $244 million. Alphabet released its latest earnings report after closing bell tonight, posting earnings of $7.73 per share on $24.7 billion in revenue.

by | April 28, 2017 | 00:39

The average estimate of 15 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 69 cents per share. BGC Financial raised their target price on Microsoft to $65.00 and gave the stock a neutral rating in a research note on Wednesday, January 25th.

by | April 28, 2017 | 00:34

American Airlines Group Inc (NYSE:AAL) has risen 32.01% since September 20, 2016 and is uptrending. Reilly Financial Advisors LLC boosted its stake in American Airlines Group by 2.5% in the third quarter. During the same quarter past year, the firm posted $2.00 EPS. On average, analysts predict that American Airlines Group Inc will post $4.71 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

by | April 28, 2017 | 00:27

Southwest Airlines (NYSE:LUV) traded up 0.40% during midday trading on Tuesday, hitting $57.32. Van ECK Associates Corp raised its position in Southwest Airlines by 6.1% in the fourth quarter. Investors of record on Thursday, March 9th were issued a $0.10 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Tuesday, March 7th. This represents a $0.40 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.70%.

by | April 28, 2017 | 00:13

Mnuchin: Well Charlie, as I've said before, the president's objective is about tax simplification. Cohn spoke first, detailing the changes the plan would bring to individual rates, replacing the current seven-bracket system with just three rates: 10, 25 and 35 percent.

by | April 28, 2017 | 00:07

South Korea said in a statement Wednesday that unspecified parts of THAAD were installed. Lavrov voiced what he said was Russia's "profound concern" over both the "ongoing implementation of Pyongyang's missile and nuclear programs, and the disproportionate expansion of military activity of the United States and its regional allies under the pretext of a North Korean threat".

by | April 28, 2017 | 00:05

Over on CBS This Morning, Mnuchin wasn't asked about Trump's tax returns, but he was asked if the proposal will have trouble in Congress, as it's being portrayed as a boon for the rich. Economist Doug Holtz-Eakin, who leads the Congressional Budget Office under former President George W. Bush, agreed that the economic growth won't be enough to offset the massive loss of revenue.

by | April 28, 2017 | 00:04

Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO) has risen 17.79% since September 16, 2016 and is uptrending. Finally, SRB Corp boosted its position in Valero Energy by 10.9% in the third quarter. The number of shares now held by investors is 448.73 Million. Finally, Bank of America Corp upgraded shares of Valero Energy from a "neutral" rating to a "buy" rating and upped their target price for the company from $68.00 to $86.00 in a research report on Thursday, January 5th.

by | April 28, 2017 | 00:05

Ford recalled more than 360,000 vehicles because of the risk of engine fires and 210,000 vehicles for defective door latches. Still, he said that Ford customers' credit scores remained high and we "feel really good about where credit is and our assumptions around credit".

by | April 27, 2017 | 14:02

Pai on Wednesday laid out his arguments for reversing net neutrality rules, making the case that less regulation will encourage companies to spend more building next-generation networks. However, with Republicans controlling a majority of the FCC's seats, it's likely that Pai will get everything he wants, and then some. Pai and Republican commissioner Michael O'Rielly now hold a 2-1 majority at the agency.

by | April 27, 2017 | 13:48

It's a potential travel sacrifice for the IT auditor, who lives in Indianapolis and flies United. The company also revealed Friday that a new 2017 compensation program for Munoz, along with that of other executives, will be more closely tied to improved customer satisfaction.

by | April 27, 2017 | 13:31

In the last Quarter, Applied Materials, Inc. Currently, the market capitalization of Applied Materials, Inc. CENTRAL TRUST Co now owns 11,544 shares of the manufacturing equipment provider's stock worth $449,000 after buying an additional 1,078 shares during the period.

by | April 27, 2017 | 13:28

The National Day of Prayer is an annual observance held on the first Thursday of May, inviting people of all faiths to pray for the nation. According to a release, Lemont pastors will meet at noon at the Lemont Police Department, 14600 127th St., to observe this opportunity for the nation to pause and pray.

by | April 27, 2017 | 13:24

The Q2 2017 consensus earnings estimates for the company have stabilized at US$0.27 per share. Newmont Mining Corp (NYSE:NEM) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Monday, April 24th. On 4/19/2017 Newmont Mining Corp announced a quarterly dividend of $0.05 0.59% with an ex dividend date of 6/6/2017 which will be payable on 6/22/2017.

by | April 27, 2017 | 13:25

The company has registered 29.8 percent growth in its Q4 (Jan-March) net profit at Rs 46.6 crore versus Rs 35.9 crore, in the same quarter previous year. Net profit in the reporting quarter rose to ₹529 crore from ₹448 crore in the year-ago quarter. Net interest margin (NIM) in the quarter improved to 2.97 per cent (2.71 per cent) and for the full year to 2.70 per cent (2.52 per cent).

by | April 27, 2017 | 13:16

Finally, State Street Corp boosted its stake in shares of Eli Lilly and by 4.9% in the fourth quarter. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have given a hold rating, thirteen have given a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company's stock.

by | April 27, 2017 | 13:05

As per Tuesday, January 10, the company rating was maintained by Barclays Capital. The company was maintained on Tuesday, January 5 by BNP Paribas. In analysts note made public on Wednesday morning, Carrs Group Plc (LON:CARR) stock had its Buy Rating reaffirmed by equity analysts at Whitman Howard.

by | April 27, 2017 | 13:00

Clark argued a ban is "in line with the values of Canada and the Cascadia region", including US states like Oregon, Washington and California, which have also moved away from thermal coal. A spokeswoman for the Coal Association of Canada said the association was reserving comment until after the federal government had a chance to respond to Clark's letter.

by | April 27, 2017 | 12:57

South Korea's facility investment jumped 4.3 percent in the first quarter, after tumbling 5.9 percent in the previous quarter. The growth pace in the January-March quarter followed a 0.5 percent expansion in the final quarter of 2016, and outperforms a median 0.7 percent increase forecast in a Reuters poll.

by | April 27, 2017 | 12:54

These would include deductions for state and local tax payments, a change that could alienate support from lawmakers in states such as California and NY with higher state taxes. It is unclear how serious a demand that is, but at the very least, cutting taxes and overhauling the system to the extent the Trump administration wants is going to require lengthy negotiations and compromise, and the final outcome is far from assured.

by | April 27, 2017 | 12:48

Downgrades the company's stock to Equal-Weight on 11/17/16 with no specific Price Target. The stock has a consensus rating of "Hold" and a consensus price target of $17.63. Shares are trading -0.07% below their 50-day moving average, and 6.34% below their 200-day moving average. Earnings per share (EPS) breaks down the profitability of the company on a single share basis, and for TCF Financial Corporation the EPS stands at 0.27 for the previous quarter, while the analysts predicted the EPS ...

by | April 27, 2017 | 12:49

Whiting Petroleum Corp (NYSE:WLL)'s stock had its "hold" rating reaffirmed by analysts at Barclays PLC in a research report issued to clients and investors on Thursday. Finally, KLR Group reissued a "buy" rating and set a $18.00 price objective (up previously from $17.00) on shares of Whiting Petroleum Corp in a research report on Friday, February 24th.

by | April 27, 2017 | 12:44

Insiders have sold 424,466 shares of company stock valued at $40,110,735 in the last quarter. Ltd bought a new position in shares of Dr Pepper Snapple Group during the fourth quarter worth approximately $117,000. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: "CENTRAL TRUST Co Acquires 63 Shares of Dr Pepper Snapple Group Inc ". If you are accessing this report on another domain, it was stolen and republished in violation of USA & global trademark and copyright laws.

by | April 27, 2017 | 12:40

Apple has been granted a licence to test autonomous vehicles in California, marking the public launch of its race with Uber, Alphabet and Tesla to define the future of driverless transportation. Apple's interest in self-driving cars is becoming more transparent. New rumors indicate Apple being concentrated on the software and devices that will allow autonomous cars, instead of the development of an entire automobile.

by | April 27, 2017 | 12:35

Cohn said that the plan was created to help lower and middle-income Americans, but in actuality it repeals those levies that nearly exclusively fall on the richest taxpayers, as well as reduces their top tax rate to 35 percent from 39.6 percent.

by | April 27, 2017 | 12:33

The deal requires Palantir , which has scored United States intelligence and defense contracts worth more than $340 million since 2010, to extend job offers to as many as eight people denied employment. In addition, contractors and subcontractors are prohibited from discriminating against applicants or employees because they have inquired about, discussed or disclosed their compensation or that of others, subject to certain limitations.

by | April 27, 2017 | 12:23

The much-delayed appointment - the last announced Trump cabinet post, announced just a day before the January 20 [2017] inauguration - has prompted some to express concern that President Donald Trump has made a low priority of the rural and farm interests credited with his victory in November.

by | April 27, 2017 | 12:22

The company's market cap is $29.66 Billion, and the average volume is 3.32 Million. Finally, Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. Aperio Group LLC increased its stake in shares of Banco Santander Brasil SA by 5.6% in the third quarter. The company is estimating to achieve earnings per share (EPS) growth of -87.60% in this year and the earnings per share (EPS) growth expected to be 140.32% in the next year.

by | April 27, 2017 | 12:21

Days after the meeting between the two world leaders, President Trump had only nice things to say about the Chinese president. Ivanka founded her brand in 2007 and still owns it, but stepped back from day-to-day management and put its assets in a family-run trust before taking on her job in the White House, the AP said.