Economy

The short-range ballistic missile traveled an estimated 248 miles, splashing down within Japan's exclusive economic zone, an area of sea where commercial ships are known to operate. The ground-based midcourse defense (GMD) system used a five-foot "kill vehicle" released from a larger ground-based interceptor missile to obliterate the mock ICBM, defense officials said.
  • LIRR welcomes you back from vacation with a lot of delays

    LIRR welcomes you back from vacation with a lot of delays

    Economy

    Amtrak said on Tuesday that it would cancel three round-trip trains every weekday between NY and Washington , D.C., when it starts major repairs this summer at New York's Pennsylvania Station. Among the changes are reductions to service between NY and Washington, D.C., and between NY and Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. Paul Liggieri, 29, a lawyer who works in Manhattan, was delayed for about 30 minutes.
  • Goldman confirms buying Venezuela bonds after opposition cries foul

    Economy

    The head of Venezuela's opposition denounced the deal, which is potentially helping President Nicolas Maduro's administration despite human-rights violations. In a statement, Goldman Sachs acknowledged it purchased the bonds, but said they were bought in the secondary market and not directly from the Venezuelan government.
  • Amazon's stock tops $1000 for the first time

    Economy

    Investors value Amazon's web traffic and delivery network over Walmart's retail presence in stores across the country because online spending is expected to grow four times faster than overall retail spending, Bloomberg said. Amazon's stock price hit the $1,000 mark for the first time in early trading on Tuesday. But stock prices only tell a part of the story. It's 17 percent bigger than Berkshire Hathaway, a multinational conglomerate with ownership stakes in some of America's most ...
  • Mondi Plc (MNDI) Rating Reiterated by Credit Suisse Group AG

    Economy

    AstraZeneca PLC has GBX 7600 highest and GBX 3700 lowest target. The firm's market cap is GBX 3.85 billion. The company's 50-day moving average price is GBX 1,786.23 and its 200 day moving average price is GBX 2,016.90. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Tuesday, November 1 by Liberum Capital. Trexquant Invest Lp accumulated 9,300 shares. 12/09/2016 - Babcock International Group had its "Neutral" rating reiterated by analysts at Exane BNP Paribas.
  • Next Weeks Broker Price Targets For Education Realty Trust Inc. (NYSE:EDR)

    Next Weeks Broker Price Targets For Education Realty Trust Inc. (NYSE:EDR)

    Economy

    The stock decreased 0.80% or $0.95 on May 26, reaching $117.81. (NYSE:DLR ) has risen 23.90% since May 30, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 3.99% the S&P500. Assetmark Inc owns 4,364 shares. 15,300 were accumulated by Teachers Retirement Sys Of The State Of Kentucky. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.41 earnings per share.
  • Dixons Carphone PLC (DC) Earns "Buy" Rating from Liberum Capital

    Economy

    As per Wednesday, August 26, the company rating was maintained by JP Morgan. The stock of Synovus Financial Corp. The rating was upgraded by Credit Suisse on Thursday, January 19 to "Outperform". Therefore 45% are positive. BP plc has a 12-month low of $30.66 and a 12-month high of $38.68. They presently have a GBX 585 ($7.51) target price on the stock.
  • Harding Loevner LP Cuts Position in Exxon Mobil Co. (XOM)

    Economy

    Metlife Inc now has $54.45B valuation. About 1.17 million shares traded. It is down 25.56% since May 30, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 8.87% the S&P500. Cambridge Tru Company holds 3.27% or 514,364 shares in its portfolio. Since December 5, 2016, it had 0 insider purchases, and 7 insider sales for $5.02 million activity.
  • Scotiabank boosts second quarter profit by 30 per cent to $2.06 billion

    Scotiabank boosts second quarter profit by 30 per cent to $2.06 billion

    Economy

    CIBC boosted their price target on shares of Bank of Nova Scotia from C$82.00 to C$83.00 in a research report on Wednesday, February 15th. TRADEMARK VIOLATION WARNING: " Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS) Announces $0.76 Quarterly Dividend" was originally reported by Stock Observer and is the property of of Stock Observer.
  • Owner says Three Mile Island plant to shut down in 2019

    Owner says Three Mile Island plant to shut down in 2019

    Economy

    Exelon is one of the largest competitive US power generators, with more than 33,300 megawatts of nuclear, gas, wind, solar and hydroelectric generating capacity comprising one of the nation's cleanest and lowest-cost power generation fleets.