Economy

Texas Permanent School Fund reported 128,812 shares or 0.18% of all its holdings. Whitnell And accumulated 0% or 430 shares. The Company has operations in Asia, the United States and the United Kingdom. Arrowgrass Partners (Us) Lp reported 71,639 shares. Moreover, Doliver Capital Advisors Inc. has 0.25% invested in the company for 46,185 shares. Capital One National Association has invested 0.03% of its portfolio in Aviva plc (LON:AV).
  • Caterpillar Inc. (CAT) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages

    Economy

    The stock now shows its YTD (Year to Date) performance of 3.85 percent while its Weekly performance value is 2.98%. A lower P/B ratio could mean that the stock is undervalued. Caterpillar (NYSE:CAT) last issued its earnings results on Thursday, January 26th. (CAT) reported its Actual EPS of $0.83/share. The company earned $9.57 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $9.87 billion.
  • China to offer USA better market access to avert trade war

    Economy

    Yet the president's tone on China has moderated rather dramatically since he was a candidate in last year's election campaign. Such measures would not bring manufacturing back to the U.S., as claimed by Trump, but see the transfer of production to other cheap labour countries.
  • Telstra Slumps 7% After Rival TPG Unveils Mobile Network

    Telstra Slumps 7% After Rival TPG Unveils Mobile Network

    Economy

    The auction has given the federal government a windfall of $1.55 billion in total revenue from the sale. The company expects significant cross-selling potential from TPG's 1.9 million fixed-line broadband subscribers and 500,0000 mobile customers, which now use Vodafone Australia's network.
  • Bob's Stores to close in Danbury, Fairfield, Milford

    Bob's Stores to close in Danbury, Fairfield, Milford

    Economy

    The exact closure dates were not disclosed, and in Fairfield, the Eastern Mountain Sports store, which is also part of the company, is also slated to close . The company plans to close nine Bob's Stores locations in CT, including in Hamden, Milford, Middletown, Enfield, Danbury, Simsbury, Manchester, Waterford and Fairfield.
  • Bank of America Corp's (BAC) Hold Rating Reaffirmed at BMO Capital Markets

    Bank of America Corp's (BAC) Hold Rating Reaffirmed at BMO Capital Markets

    Economy

    Best time to invest in stock market is when things are on odd side, and it's not easy how to pick stocks. On Thursday at the SIFMA conference, Cheri Lytle, Merrill Lynch's head of adviser and strategy development, acknowledged the difficulty of attracting millennials to brokerage jobs that require long hours and offer little flexibility.
  • Safe Haven Demand Pressures Dollar

    Safe Haven Demand Pressures Dollar

    Economy

    The euro edged down 0.1 percent to $1.0580 EUR= after earlier touching $1.0570, its lowest level since March 9. They earlier hit their highest level since April 2015 for the second session in a row. Opinion polls indicate far-right candidate Marine Le Pen and centrist Emmanuel Macron will come out ahead in the April 23 first round and make it to the May 7 run-off, with Macron winning.
  • Two people bitten by sharks off Florida east coast

    Two people bitten by sharks off Florida east coast

    Economy

    She suffered a severe 6-inch bite on her calf. That beach was cleared until officials determined there were no sharks in the water. Earlier in the day, a woman swimming just north of that location was also bit while swimming offshore. That bite was not serious enough to send her to the hospital. The incidents serve as a lesson to locals and those visiting Central Florida beaches.
  • NS&I launches 2.2% savings bond - but it can't beat inflation

    NS&I launches 2.2% savings bond - but it can't beat inflation

    Economy

    If you were to invest the full £3,000 today, you would end up with £3,066 at the end of next year. But the flagship deal has been branded nothing more than a "token gesture". The interest is taxable so it will count towards the amount you can earn tax-free from savings each year. Laith Khalaf, senior analyst at investment and pensions firm Hargreaves Lansdown: 'Inflation may be steady, but it's still now outpacing wages and interest rates, which spells trouble for households and cash savers.
  • Recovered Super Bowl jerseys go on display this weekend

    Recovered Super Bowl jerseys go on display this weekend

    Economy

    Former New York Giants running back Brandon Jacobs claims his jersey was stolen from him after the Giants' appearance in Super Bowl XLII. According to the report by Jenny Vrentas and Robert Klemko, Jacobs has a Super Bowl XLII jersey framed in his house, but he doesn't believe he wore the jersey during the Giants' historic 21-17 upset of the then-undefeated Patriots.
  • Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co (HPE) PT Lowered to $21.00 at CIBC

    Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co (HPE) PT Lowered to $21.00 at CIBC

    Economy

    Regentatlantic Capital LLC now owns 227,926 shares of the company's stock valued at $5,185,000 after buying an additional 173,694 shares during the last quarter. Ledyard National Bank raised its position in shares of Hewlett Packard Enterprise by 0.8% in the third quarter. HPE has been the subject of a number of other research reports.