Economy

Several sell side analysts reviewed their recommendations on Kindred Healthcare Inc. The overall volume in the last trading session was 3.25 million shares, versus the average volume of 1.27 million shares. Highbridge Capital Management LLC purchased a new position in shares of Kindred Healthcare during the fourth quarter valued at about $300,000. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, March 9th.
  • Exxon Mobil's (XOM) Sell Rating Reiterated at BNP Paribas

    Exxon Mobil's (XOM) Sell Rating Reiterated at BNP Paribas

    Economy

    The oil and gas company reported $0.41 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.70 by $0.29. A number of other large investors have also recently bought and sold shares of XOM . The firm had revenue of $61.02 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $62.28 billion. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (NYSE:FCAU) have shown a high EPS growth of 86.70% in the last 5 years and has earnings growth of 70.20% yoy.
  • Saudi Energy Minister Praises OPEC Oil Price Boost

    Economy

    Brent on the ICE Futures Europe exchange was down 35 cents at $55.01 a barrel. Brent crude futures LCOc1, the global benchmark for oil, were at $54.84 per barrel at 0059 GMT, down 5 cents from their last close. "The battle between the "sheiks and the shale oil producers" is far from decided. with all attempts by OPEC to achieve a lasting production deficit on the oil market being torpedoed by non-OPEC producers - first and foremost the US", analysts at Commerzbank wrote.
  • Man dragged off plane files court papers

    Man dragged off plane files court papers

    Economy

    When United Airlines needed extra seats on its plane Sunday night, the airline bumped an unwilling passenger, whom authorities ultimately dragged - down the aisle - off the plane. Munoz was asked about calls for his resignation as leader of the embattled airline on the ABC show " Good Morning America " following widespread outrage at the company's actions in the incident Sunday.
  • United States sets up missile defence in S. Korea as North shows power

    Economy

    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un gave the order to start the demonstration, where the large-caliber self-propelled guns lined up along the coast opened fire, state news agency KCNA reported Wednesday. "Sarin gas doesn't have to be dropped", he said. U.S. President Donald Trump has vowed to prevent the North from being able to hit the United States with a nuclear missile and has said all options are on the table.
  • United won't use police to remove overbooked passengers: CEO

    United won't use police to remove overbooked passengers: CEO

    Economy

    Was a computer program really to blame? In another effort to fight the backlash and outrage over the viral video of a man being dragged off a United Airlines' plane, CEO Oscar Munoz sat down for an interview with ABC News to share his "shame" over the situation.
  • Nasdaq Composite index breaks 6000 for the first time

    Nasdaq Composite index breaks 6000 for the first time

    Economy

    The Nasdaq composite jumped about 0.8 percent, sending the index above 6,000 for this first time ever. The Nasdaq tech index last sizzled in the dot-com heydays of the 1990s, but has not made any real headlines since the infamous tech bubble burst in March 2000 - and the Nasdaq fell by 78 percent over the following 30 months.
  • Former CM Sheila Dikshit blames Maken for MCD poll drubbing

    Former CM Sheila Dikshit blames Maken for MCD poll drubbing

    Economy

    When asked why she didn't campaign for the party , senior Congress leader flatly replied, "No one asked me to do so". Reacting to statement by former Delhi chief minister Sheila Dikshit that there was no aggression in the party at the time of campaign for civic polls, he said that since last two years, both she and her son Sandeep Dikshit have been speaking against him.
  • Grocery Stores: Whole Foods Market, Inc. (NASDAQ:WFM) Position of the day

    Economy

    Credit Suisse Group AG restated a "buy" rating and issued a $36.00 price target on shares of Whole Foods Market in a research note on Wednesday, April 5th. Earnings per share (EPS) breaks down the profitability of the company on a single share basis, and for Whole Foods Market, Inc. the EPS stands at 0.39 for the previous quarter, while the analysts predicted the EPS of the stock to be 0.39, suggesting the stock fell short of the analysts' expectations.
  • Just the Facts on Steel Dynamics, Inc. (STLD)

    Just the Facts on Steel Dynamics, Inc. (STLD)

    Economy

    Steel Dynamics, Inc . (NasdaqGS:STLD) has a current MF Rank of 1381. During the trading on 04/24/2017, Company's stock ranged from $36.90 to $35.72. Analysts believe that we could see stock price minimum in the $21 range (lowest target price), allowing for another -42.64% drop from its current position.