Economy

Liberty Mutual Asset Mgmt Inc stated it has 0.1% in Antero Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:AM). About 146,391 shares traded. It has outperformed by 52.99% the S&P500. Therefore 45% are positive. The rating was initiated by Jefferies with "Hold" on Wednesday, December 16. On June 19, 2017, Rice Energy Inc., a DE corporation (“Rice”), entered into an Agreement and Plan of Merger (the “Merger Agreement”) with EQT Corporation, a Pennsylvania corporation (“EQT”), and Eagle Merger Sub I, Inc., a DE ...
  • Why some airplanes don't fly in high heat — Science Says

    Why some airplanes don't fly in high heat — Science Says

    Economy

    Only three times in recorded history has the temperature hit 49 C or above: twice in 1990 and once in 1995, National Weather Service meteorologist Chris Kuhlman told The Washington Post . In 2016, the United Nations's International Civil Aviation Organization published an environmental report for airlines foreshadowing the troubles in Phoenix - and a whole lot more.
  • Barack Obama slams Republican health bill and warns millions will lose care

    Barack Obama slams Republican health bill and warns millions will lose care

    Economy

    U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , R-Ky., says lawmakers in his chamber of Congress are ready to vote on a new national health care law next week. The American Medical Association, the American Hospital Association and AARP, representing older people, all criticized the bill. He said he wants a bill that protects pre-existing conditions , yet provides flexibility so that if someone wants to purchase only catastrophic health insurance, that will be available as an ...
  • Amazon Inks Its Biggest Deal, Buying Whole Foods for $13.7B

    Economy

    A Whole Foods Market purchase awaits placement in a vehicle trunk, outside the Jackson, Miss., store Friday, June 16, 2017. Some workers at the nonunion grocery chain wondered whether Amazon , known for its hard-driving culture, would mean big changes to their pay, benefits or employment.
  • Energy Transfer Equity LP

    Economy

    It has outperformed by 12.37% the S&P500. Highland Mngmt LP reported 1.51M shares. Advsrs Management Limited Liability Corp holds 123,098 shares. The stock has "Market Perform" rating by Bernstein on Wednesday, May 11. from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research report on Tuesday, April 18th. Associated Banc accumulated 37,100 shares or 0.08% of the stock. It also reduced Alere Inc (Put) stake by 50,000 shares and now owns 700,000 shares.
  • Demands to Qatar: Close Al Jazeera, reduce Iran ties

    Demands to Qatar: Close Al Jazeera, reduce Iran ties

    Economy

    In a new twist to the ongoing crisis in West Asia, four Arab states, including Saudi Arabia , have sent Doha a list of 13 demands to end the boycott, an official of one of the four countries told Reuters . The document doesn't specify what the countries will do if Qatar refuses to comply. "We assert our right to practice our journalism professionally without bowing to pressure from any government or authority and we demand that governments respect the freedom of media to allow ...
  • Qatar receives list of demands from neighbours to end diplomatic crisis

    Economy

    Cutting ties to Iran would prove incredibly hard as Qatar shares a massive offshore natural gas field with Iran , which supplies the small nation. Resisting the demands could prove hard for Qatar. Saudi Arabia and its neighbouring Gulf States have given a list of demands to Qatar, saying they will lift the trade and diplomatic embargo if Qatar comply.
  • Are Analysts Bearish United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU) After Last Week?

    Economy

    Finally, Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of GlaxoSmithKline PLC from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a research report on Tuesday, April 25th. Community Retail Bank Na reported 46,351 shares. Schmidt P J Invest Management reported 0.64% stake. Wedgewood Investors Incorporated Pa accumulated 4,985 shares or 0.25% of the stock.
  • US Bancorp (USB) Analysts See $0.86 EPS

    Economy

    Saturna Capital Corp sold 200,400 shares as Church & Dwight (CHD)'s stock rose 0.08%. About 880,436 shares traded. Stockholders of record on Friday, June 30th will be given a $0.28 dividend. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, twelve have issued a hold rating and seven have issued a buy rating to the company's stock. The rating was downgraded by Atlantic Securities to "Neutral" on Wednesday, December 21.
  • The Hain Celestial Group, Inc. (HAIN) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results

    Economy

    In recent trading day The Hain Celestial Group, Inc. The following selling broke shares of Hain Celestial through the $35-level, which has been able to hold the stock as chart support. If we look back year-to-date, the stock has performed -16.32%. Annual EPS Growth of past 5 years is 25.74%. The company has a market capitalization of $3.38 billion, a PE ratio of 16.35 and a beta of 1.23.
  • Lenders clear Rs 86000-cr Essar Oil-Rosneft deal

    Lenders clear Rs 86000-cr Essar Oil-Rosneft deal

    Economy

    Sources close to the consortium said that approval comes after Essar Global had assured that company would invest a part of the proceeds of deal in Essar Steel, which is one of the largest debt-ridden companies of India . Apart from the refinery, Essar will also sell the Vadinar Power Company, two ports and 2,200 retail outlets, which are crucial for the refinery's operations.