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About 532,845 shares traded. WPX Energy Inc has a 1-year low of $8.39 and a 1-year high of $16.09. They set an "outperform" rating and a $13.50 price objective on the stock. The company was initiated on Tuesday, October 11 by FBR Capital. (NYSE:VAR) for 12,465 shares. CHAPPEL DONALD R sold 272,088 shares worth $8.25M. The insider KENNEDY KOLLEEN T sold $100,100.
  • Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT) now has a weekly volatility of 1.31%

    Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT) now has a weekly volatility of 1.31%

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    The stock traded on unusually inched up volume of 5.82 Million comparing to the average volume of 8899.17 shares, completing picture of exact trends with uncompleted dots in volume over the norm. The firm has "Market Perform" rating by Telsey Advisory Group given on Wednesday, August 19. Wal-Mart Stores had a return on equity of 16.92% and a net margin of 2.31%.
  • $1.90 EPS Expected for CVS Health Corporation (CVS)

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    During the most recent session, shares touched $81.58 after moving 0.34%. 209,611 shares of the company's stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 7,770,263. Since August 16, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 7 sales for $58.32 million activity. 20,547 shares valued at $1.67M were sold by Moriarty Thomas M on Monday, October 2.
  • Analysts' Activity to Watch: Pretium Res Inc (PVG)

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    As per Tuesday, December 26, the company rating was maintained by H.C. Wainwright. Scotiabank upgraded Pretium Resources from a "sector perform" rating to an "outperform" rating in a research report on Wednesday, October 11th. It now has negative earnings. Investors sentiment increased to 1.74 in Q3 2017. Pretium Resources Inc. was covered by a number of analysts recently, 2 rated the stock as Buy, 5 rated Outperform, 1 rated Hold, 0 gave an Underperform and 0 rated sell.
  • Russell Hume meat recall based on 'use-by-date processes'

    Russell Hume meat recall based on 'use-by-date processes'

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    Russell Hume described the product recall as a "precautionary measure because of mislabelling" and said there was "no reason to believe the product was unsafe to eat". "We will continue to monitor the situation". In a statement, Red Tractor said it was informed on 24 January of an ongoing FSA investigation into poor food hygiene practices at Russell Hume meat processing sites and, subsequently, the suspension of its BRC Global Food Standard for Food Safety certificate.
  • Coincheck Bitcoin cryptocurrency exchange hacked: £378 million stolen

    Coincheck Bitcoin cryptocurrency exchange hacked: £378 million stolen

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    Security flaws and hacks have been a major concern for investors of the Bitcoin and cryptocurrency community, with such thefts at times warding off potential investors. "But we are doing everything we can to help". Some reports suggest that NEM might not be the only currency missing. NEM tokens first launched in 2015 and traded for fractions of a penny until 2017 when it began to gain more steam as other cryptocurrencies began to rise.
  • Alliance Data Systems Q4 Profit Surges, Revenue Up 15%

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    About 189,508 shares traded. Alliance Data Systems Corporation has a 52 week low of $193.67 and a 52 week high of $266.25. It has underperformed by 2.23% the S&P500. 572,862 were accumulated by Atlantic Grp Ltd Liability. Chicago Equity Ltd Co has 0.03% invested in Rexnord Corporation (NYSE:RXN) for 38,580 shares.
  • MGM Resorts International (MGM) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at Jefferies Group

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    Over the last 90 days, insiders have sold 96,877 shares of company stock valued at $3,187,002. About 109,323 shares traded. It has outperformed by 28.58% the S&P500. MGM Resorts International ( MGM )'s current session activity disclosed encouraging signal for active traders. The price/earnings to growth ratio (PEG ratio) is a stock's price-to-earnings (P/E) ratio divided by the growth rate of its earnings for a specified time period.
  • Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (SIRI), JD.com, Inc. (JD)

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    Capital International Investors decreased Caterpillar Inc (CAT) stake by 28.43% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. The stock added 5.48% beyond one week and climbed 7.45% during previous one month session. (NASDAQ:SIRI) for 141,600 shares. The stock of Sirius XM Holdings Inc. The rating was reinitiated by JP Morgan on Monday, September 26 with "Neutral".
  • Julian Assange lawyers argue United Kingdom arrest warrant 'has lost its purpose'

    Julian Assange lawyers argue United Kingdom arrest warrant 'has lost its purpose'

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    Assange has been living in the Ecuadorean embassy in London's wealthy Knightsbridge district since 2012, when he skipped bail to avoid being extradited to Sweden to face allegations of sexual assault and rape , which he denied. Prosecutors in Stockholm confirmed last May that they were no longer seeking his extradition. "In court, CPS lawyer Aaron Watkins said it would be " absurd " if a defendant were to be effectively rewarded for managing to evade proceedings for sufficiently long ...
  • What Analysts Think of Gulfport Energy Corp (GPOR)?

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    The company has a market cap of $2,430.00, a P/E ratio of -49.15, a PEG ratio of 0.28 and a beta of 0.69. The stock increased 0.32% or $0.04 during the last trading session, reaching $12.56. Eagle Asset, Florida-based fund reported 59,025 shares. Howe & Rusling holds 0% or 104 shares in its portfolio. Tudor Invest Et Al reported 19,731 shares.
  • Wynn Resorts Options Volume Skyrockets as Stock Sinks

    Wynn Resorts Options Volume Skyrockets as Stock Sinks

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    Wynn would regularly have manicures, makeup applications and massages performed at his office at the Wynn resort in Las Vegas, according to the WSJ. The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, February 27th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, February 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.50 per share.
  • Pricing nips at Colgate-Palmolive's margins

    Pricing nips at Colgate-Palmolive's margins

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    Confluence Investment Management LLC lifted its holdings in shares of Colgate-Palmolive by 3.0% in the 2nd quarter. The Company ended its previous trading session at $117.45 with the loss of -0.86%. Colgate-Palmolive's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 61.78%. Several equities analysts have recently commented on the stock. Zacks Investment Research downgraded Colgate-Palmolive from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a report on Tuesday, October 17th.
  • Analysts rated Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) as Buy

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    Several other hedge funds also recently bought and sold shares of AMZN. To make a proper assessment, investors seek a sound estimate of this year's and next year's earnings per share (EPS), as well as a strong sense of how much the company will earn even farther down the road.
  • Analyzing the Insider Data for Boston Scientific Corporation (BSX)

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    The company was maintained on Monday, March 7 by Beaufort Securities. Beta value of the stock is marked at 0.75. Analysts await Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX ) to report earnings on February, 1. Since August 1, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 13 sales for $15.16 million activity. Analysts have a mean recommendation of 1.7 on this stock. Also, SVP David A.