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Kuwait's emir flew to the UAE on Wednesday to discuss the crisis, while Qatari ally Turkey voiced willingness to play a role. Qatar is home to 11,000 U.S. Still, the Pentagon has been developing contingency plans in case there's any interruption, defense officials said. Early this week, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain , the United Arab Emirates and Egypt cut off diplomatic ties with Qatar and imposed sanctions on it on the grounds that Doha supports terrorism, with Libya, Yemen and the ...
  • TEXAS LEAGUE: Amarillo to get Double-A team in 2019

    TEXAS LEAGUE: Amarillo to get Double-A team in 2019

    Economy

    The San Antonio team will retain the historic Missions name. City officials hope to replace the Wingnuts, the current baseball tenant at Lawrence-Dumont, with a higher-level minor-league baseball team affiliated with a Major League Baseball franchise.
  • Whole Foods CEO Says Amazon Connection Was 'Love at First Sight'

    Whole Foods CEO Says Amazon Connection Was 'Love at First Sight'

    Economy

    However, Amazon's $13.7 billion acquisition was a surprise to some. Wal-Mart was down 0.32 percent at $75. "I said, 'I know". USA Today business reporter Zlati Meyer said the deal could combine two giant companies that could disrupt the market, but in a way that could benefit consumers: the competition could force other grocery stores to lower prices.
  • Active Stock on Watch: GeoPark Ltd (GPRK)

    Economy

    Spot Trading Limited Company has invested 0% of its portfolio in New Residential Investment Corp (NYSE: NRZ ). Quanta Services Inc (NYSE:PWR) has risen 39.30% since June 22, 2016 and is uptrending. The consensus recommendation - averaging the work of 15 analysts - of 2.1 for Calpine Corporation (NYSE:CPN) points to moderate case. The stock of Altisource Residential Corp (NYSE: RESI ) has "Buy" rating given on Tuesday, August 23 by Nomura.
  • Kohls Corp (NYSE:KSS) Q4 2016 Sentiment Report

    Economy

    Piper Jaffray Companies set a $38.00 price objective on Kohl's Corporation and gave the company a "hold" rating in a report on Thursday, May 11th. Kohl's Corporation (NYSE:KSS) has risen 7.16% since June 22, 2016 and is uptrending. Therefore 50% are positive. Vetr lowered Kohl's Corporation from a buy rating to a hold rating and set a $42.50 price objective on the stock.in a report on Tuesday, February 21st.
  • US stock indexes hold steady as oil's dismal week eases

    US stock indexes hold steady as oil's dismal week eases

    Economy

    After being up by as much as 1.6 percent earlier in the day, benchmark USA crude turned lower and fell 98 cents, or 2.3 percent, to settle at $42.53 per barrel. The Russell 2000 is down 2.19 points, or 0.2 percent. HCA Healthcare, which owns hospitals around the country, rose $2.80, or 3.3 percent, to $86.82, and biopharmaceutical company Gilead Sciences added $3.27, or 4.8 percent, to $70.77.
  • Nottingham rail services operator part of HS2 trains bid

    Nottingham rail services operator part of HS2 trains bid

    Economy

    FirstGroup is part of a consortium with Italian group Trenitalia while Stagecoach has lined up with French train giant SNCF and long-time partner Virgin. They are the West Coast Partnership and Southeastern, and in both cases the existing operators are attempting to stay in control. I look forward to seeing the bidders' innovative ideas.
  • Horan Capital Management Buys New Stake in Walt Disney Company (The) (DIS)

    Economy

    At current levels, The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS ) shares have been seen trading -2.06% away from the 20-day moving average. It has underperformed by 7.44% the S&P500. Since an alpha above 1 hints at more gains, investors can predict some further rally scope. The entertainment giant reported $1.50 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.45 by $0.05.
  • GOP Holds On in High-Profile Special Election in Georgia

    GOP Holds On in High-Profile Special Election in Georgia

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    The Democrats' congressional election losing streak continued Tuesday as Karen Handel defeated " hipster dufus " and interloper Jon Ossoff in the Georgia 6 District special election, and Ralph Norman knocked off Archie Parnell in South Carolina's 5 District.
  • Are Institutions Seeing Upside To Physicians Realty Trust (NYSE:DOC)?

    Are Institutions Seeing Upside To Physicians Realty Trust (NYSE:DOC)?

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    The Director now owns $312,628 of the stock as reported to the SEC. The Loomis Sayles & Company LP holds 869,155 shares with $9.30M value, down from 958,749 last quarter. Therefore 33% are positive. Acadia Realty Trust had 4 analyst reports since November 9, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. A P/B ratio of less than 1.0 can indicate that a stock is undervalued, while a ratio of greater than 1.0 may indicate that a stock is overvalued.