Lego Replaces CEO After Eight Months to Further Digital Ambitions

The new chief executive at the privately owned Danish company will have to deal with a slowdown in growth after more than a decade of stellar increases in revenues that brought the maker of plastic bricks to within spitting distance of overtaking Mat... More..

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Nikkei edges down ahead of holiday as investors warily eye North Korea
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

Nikkei edges down ahead of holiday as investors warily eye North Korea

U.S. President Donald Trump threatened to meet North Korean nuclear tests "with fire and fury". The franc was not the only beneficiary to the risk-off sentiment sweeping markets. "We would now be careful wi...More..

by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

Barrick Gold Corp (USA) (ABX) Can't Be More Safe. Trades Significantly Higher

Gulf International Bank UK Ltd now owns 201,879 shares of the basic materials company's stock worth $689,000 after buying an additional 2,600 shares in the last quarter. Its book value per share for the most re...More..

JJ Abrams Is Developing A RuPaul Biopic Series Called 'Queen' For Hulu
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

JJ Abrams Is Developing A RuPaul Biopic Series Called 'Queen' For Hulu

Gary Lennon of Powerplans to write and executive produce, but the real game-changer is JJ Abrams ' production company Bad Robot backing the project. He skyrocketed to fame with the release of the dance track "...More..

Department store chains see key sales figures fall
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

Department store chains see key sales figures fall

Nine out of 10 Kohl's stores are located in suburban strip malls and other areas away from enclosed shopping malls, many of which have been decimated by falling traffic, according to Kohl's CFO Bruce Besanko....More..

Should Investors Listen To Analyst Recommendations?: Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (VRX)
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

Should Investors Listen To Analyst Recommendations?: Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (VRX)

Several analysts have released their opinion on Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc . ValueAct Holdings L.P. raised its position in Valeant Pharmaceuticals International by 20.0% in the first quarter....More..

by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

Watch List - CPI Card Group Inc. (NASDAQ:PMTS)

The purchase was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link . CPI Card Group Inc ., formerly CPI Holdings I, Inc., launched on June 4, 2007, is ...More..

How major USA stock market indexes fared Wednesday
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

How major USA stock market indexes fared Wednesday

While the French CAC 40 Index fell by 0.6 percent, the German DAX Index slumped by 1.1 percent and the U.K.'s FTSE 100 Index plunged by 1.4 percent. " North Korea was fodder for the overnight trade, and as w...More..

TUI ups turnover forecast on resilient tourism demand
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

TUI ups turnover forecast on resilient tourism demand

TUI said it expects revenue for the full year in excess of its previous guidance of around 3% growth. The chief executive said 88pc of its summer holiday schedule was sold, in line with a year ago, but that ...More..

Blackstone's Invitation Homes to buy Starwood Waypoint (BX)
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

Blackstone's Invitation Homes to buy Starwood Waypoint (BX)

Zacks Investment Research raised Colony Starwood Homes from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $37.00 price target on the stock in a report on Thursday, May 11th. Strs Ohio bought a new position in ...More..

CVS Health Corporation Sees Unusually High Options Volume (NYSE:CVS)
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

CVS Health Corporation Sees Unusually High Options Volume (NYSE:CVS)

About 3.32M shares traded. Sentry Investments Corp. reports that it bought 57,100 shares in the previous quarter increasing its stake in CVS Health Corporation (CVS) by 1.0%. The company has market cap of $...More..

Fired Google Employee James Damore Podcast Interview: In His Own Words
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

Fired Google Employee James Damore Podcast Interview: In His Own Words

Without directly addressing the firing, Google CEO Sundar Pachai said a section of the memo suggested "a group of our colleagues have traits that make them less biologically suited to that work" - and that ty...More..

Animal fat to stay in future banknotes, Bank of England concludes
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

Animal fat to stay in future banknotes, Bank of England concludes

The Bank of England said on Thursday it would not change the way its new plastic banknotes are made, despite concerns among some vegetarians and religious groups about trace amounts of animal fat used in thei...More..

by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

Apollo Global Management, LLC (NYSE:APO) Stake Held by ING Groep NV

The shares were acquired at an average price of $27.83 per share, for a total transaction of $1,764,616.81. Apollo Global Management LLC (NYSE: APO ) has risen 63.33% since August 8, 2016 and is uptrending. E...More..

Altice weighing bid for Charter Communications, sources say
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

Altice weighing bid for Charter Communications, sources say

In May, Drahi told reporters that he considered cable expansion a priority, followed by mobile and content. Altice is exploring a bid for Charter Communications , the second-largest USA cable operator and ow...More..

Disney Paid at Least $177 Million to Settle 'Pink Slime' Case
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

Disney Paid at Least $177 Million to Settle 'Pink Slime' Case

The quarterly earnings report released by ABC's parent company Disney gives a little more information on the settlement reached in the lawsuit filed by Beef Products Incorporated against ABC News and repo...More..

Why Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) Stock Isn't Doomed Without Disney
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

Why Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) Stock Isn't Doomed Without Disney

Enter BAMTech. Last year Disney pumped $1 billion into the company that now powers its ESPN streaming app. Starting with 2016 feature films, Netflix became the exclusive subscription service for Disney...More..

Should You Listen?: Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (HTZ)
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

Should You Listen?: Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (HTZ)

Finally, Barclays PLC downgraded Hertz Global Holdings from an "equal weight" rating to an "underweight" rating and decreased their price target for the company from $17.34 to $9.00 in a research note on Mond...More..

by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

Sensex, Nifty Extend Losses For Fourth Day

The Sensex recovered partially before settling down 216.35 points, or 0.68 per cent, at 31,797.84 - its lowest closing since July 18. The Sensex on Wednesday plunged by another 216 points to close at a three-...More..

KeyCorp Analysts Reduce Earnings Estimates for Acadia Realty Trust (NYSE:AKR)
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

KeyCorp Analysts Reduce Earnings Estimates for Acadia Realty Trust (NYSE:AKR)

Robecosam Ag accumulated 442,000 shares. A number of key analysts, polled by FactSet, shared their views about the current stock momentum. FBR & Co upped their price objective on shares of Cedar Realty Trust ...More..

Abellio, JR East and Mitsui clinch West Midlands franchise
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

Abellio, JR East and Mitsui clinch West Midlands franchise

Patrick Verwer, London Midland's managing director, said: "The new franchise will bring much welcomed investment in new services and extra capacity across the network". The trains running only in the West Midla...More..

After rough start, strong revenue numbers at Blue Apron
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

After rough start, strong revenue numbers at Blue Apron

Last month Blue Apron said that one of its co-founders, Matthew Wadiak was stepping down from his role as chief operating officer and would become a senior adviser to the company. Marketing expenses came to...More..

Stocks close lower again
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

Stocks close lower again

Nitish Shah at ETF Securities said, "We believe continued sabre-rattling. could take gold prices higher still", adding "There is genuine concern, hence the fall in the dollar, (but) as ever with Trump, it's...More..

by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

Tensions over North Korea weigh on stocks but boost gold

Japan said it had conducted joint air drills with USA supersonic bombers in Japanese skies close to the Korean peninsula on Tuesday as tension in the region escalates amid North Korea's continued ballistic miss...More..

Rising North Korea Tensions Rattle Markets; Treasuries Rise
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

Rising North Korea Tensions Rattle Markets; Treasuries Rise

Markets around the region, including Germany's DAX performance index and the CAC-40 in Paris, fell more than 0.8% in the first hour of trading. SAFE HAVEN FLOW: The most traditional safe havens at times of mo...More..