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Trillium Asset Management Llc who had been investing in Starbucks Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $83.46 billion market cap company. Therefore 31% are positive. The rating was maintained by Jefferies on Friday, July 28 with "Buy". To answer this question, we will compare the two companies across growth, profitability, risk, and valuation metrics, and also examine their analyst ratings and insider activity trends.
  • Occidental Petroleum Corp (NYSE:OXY) 2017 Q2 Institutional Investor Sentiment Steady

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    It has underperformed by 35.67% the S&P500. Abbvie Incorporated (NYSE:ABBV) had a decrease of 11.06% in short interest. (NYSE:HRB) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: "H&R Block (HRB) to Report Q2 Earnings: What's in Store?" on December 04, 2017, also Nasdaq.com with their article: "H&R Block to Release Fiscal Second Quarter Results December 6, 2017" published on November 20, 2017, Investorplace.com published: "H & R Block Inc Surges on Better-Than-Expected Q2 Earnings" on ...
  • Most Active Volume Stock: Southwest Airlines Co. (LUV)

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    The firm's price-to-sales ratio was noted 1.79 in contrast with an overall industry average of 0.67. Range Resources Corporation (NYSE:RRC) has declined 36.05% since December 10, 2016 and is downtrending. (NYSE: LUV ) has "Buy" rating given on Friday, November 18 by Citigroup. Imperial Capital maintained the shares of LUV in report on Friday, January 27 with "Outperform" rating.
  • Hot Tickers: Kinder Morgan, Inc. (KMI), ImmunoGen, Inc. (IMGN)

    Hot Tickers: Kinder Morgan, Inc. (KMI), ImmunoGen, Inc. (IMGN)

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    The company has market cap of $190.61 million. The stock increased 1.04% or $0.58 during the last trading session, reaching $56.38. It has underperformed by 1.25% the S&P500. Bank Of The West has 0.07% invested in Kinder Morgan, Inc. Bnp Paribas Asset Mgmt stated it has 0.18% in Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE: KMI ). Middleton And Company Inc Ma has invested 0.04% in Kinder Morgan, Inc.
  • Early holiday gift for motorists: Gas prices continue to fall

    Early holiday gift for motorists: Gas prices continue to fall

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    East Coast and Midwest states are seeing the largest drops in gas prices – as much as six cents – in the last week. One year ago , the price was $2.21. Six states in the region are on the top ten most expensive list for gasoline prices: Hawaii ($3.29), Alaska ($3.21), California ($3.13), Washington ($2.95), OR ($2.80) and Nevada ($2.68).
  • Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST) Just Reported Decreased Shorts

    Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST) Just Reported Decreased Shorts

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    It has outperformed by 109.30% the S&P500. Whittier Trust Co Of Nevada Inc increased its stake in Costco Whsl Corp New Com ( COST ) by 29.48% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. More interesting news about Newell Brands Inc. It also reduced its holding in Bristol Myers Squibb Co (NYSE:BMY) by 9,000 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 58,748 shares, and cut its stake in Nike Inc Cl B (NYSE:NKE).
  • China Refutes Allegations of Using Social Networks to Spy on Germans

    China Refutes Allegations of Using Social Networks to Spy on Germans

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    Germany has accused China of engaging in cyber-espionage, namely trying to recruit high ranking German politicians as informants through fake LinkedIn profiles. " We hope the relevant German organizations, particularly government departments, can speak and act more responsibly, and not do things that are not beneficial to the development of bilateral relations ", Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Lu Kang said.
  • Dramatic finish at Dallas Marathon

    Dramatic finish at Dallas Marathon

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    Self was treated after finishing the race. Ariana Luterman, a senior at Greenhill School in Addison, Texas, was running the final leg of her marathon relay and joined Self at mile 24. You got it come on girl, the finish line's right there. "To get to the last 20 meters and not be able to cross that finish line is devastating", Luterman told NBC affiliate KXAS .
  • HSBC says United States officials will dismiss criminal charges against it

    HSBC says United States officials will dismiss criminal charges against it

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    The probe by the USA said the bank was the conduit for the rogue nations and drug kingpins. Money laundering is disguising proceeds from crimes so the money can not be linked back to any wrongdoing. HSBC Chief Executive Stuart Gulliver says the bank is better able to fight financial crime "as the result of the significant reforms we have implemented over the last five years".
  • Discovered the oldest supermassive black hole

    Discovered the oldest supermassive black hole

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    The researcher Eduardo Banados of the Carnegie Institution for Science, who led the research published in the journal Nature said that so if the universe was a 50-year-old person, we are seeing a picture of that character when he or she was 2-1/2 years old.
  • Investec says exposure to Steinhoff negligible

    Investec says exposure to Steinhoff negligible

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    The forum said it was "shocked and agitated" by the recent revelations of "accounting irregularities" that have resulted in more than R100-billion of pension funds lost. A spokesman declined further comment and attempts by Reuters to Jooste were not successful. "In light of these developments at Steinhoff, STAR's existing CEO, Ben la Grange has made a decision to step down as CEO of STAR", the company said.
  • Teen girl missing off Adelaide beach

    Teen girl missing off Adelaide beach

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    The four girls have been hospitalised and one is said to be in critical condition. The Indian high commission is providing support to the group, who were all involved in the sporting carnival. In a statement, School Sports Australia issued the following statement, "Following the completion of the Games on Saturday there was a tragic accident at Glenelg beach yesterday which has taken the life of one of the members of the visiting Indian delegation".
  • Flights in and out of Northern Ireland cancelled as snow continues

    Flights in and out of Northern Ireland cancelled as snow continues

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    In total, British Airways has canceled more than 100 flights, including some global departures to Toronto and Washington D.C. The deicing process is believed to have affected both outgoing and incoming flights, with planes not able to land because other aircraft were still in the stands.
  • Oil Prices Rise On Solid Chinese Demand

    Oil Prices Rise On Solid Chinese Demand

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    Oil prices dropped more than 2 percent on Wednesday amid a sharp rally in US inventories of refined fuel. And indeed this seems to be playing out, with data this week showing that US crude output had risen 25,000 barrels per day (bpd) to 9.7 million bpd in the week to December 1, the highest production since the 1970s and close to the production levels of Russian Federation and Saudi Arabia .
  • 4 quick takeaways from Browns' 27-21 loss vs. Packers

    4 quick takeaways from Browns' 27-21 loss vs. Packers

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    Packers LB Kyler Fackrell's zero-yard sack on a scrambling Kizer on third down produced a three-and-out for Green Bay's defense. A holding penalty put the Browns in second-and-long, but a 20-yard completion to WR Corey Coleman moved the chains.