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Author: 0 Brokerage Overview of: Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP)

Acrospire Investment Management LLC now owns 1,200 shares of the railroad operator's stock worth $131,000 after purchasing an additional 300 shares during the period. Gateway Investment Advisers Limited Liability Corp owns 0.06% invested in Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) for 56,263 shares. Mathes reported 1.47% of its portfolio in Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP).

Finance Indication of misconduct in South African public sector deals — SAP corruption probe
Author: 0 Indication of misconduct in South African public sector deals — SAP corruption probe

Last year, the DA laid charges of money laundering and corruption following allegations of R100 million in kickbacks changing hands between SAP and CAD House, a Gupta linked company. "SAP has been clear from the outset that it will not tolerate misconduct or wrongdoing", said the German firm. The report, which drew on information contained in the so-called "Gupta Leaks" e-mail trove, said that in August 2015, SAP signed a "sales commission agreement" with the Gupta-controlled CAD House, ...

Finance Goldman Sachs boss Blankfein 'planning to exit' as early as year-end
Author: 0 Goldman Sachs boss Blankfein 'planning to exit' as early as year-end

Mr. Blankfein has stitched together a patchwork of new initiatives: a consumer bank, a heightened focus on lending and more resources for asset management, including a suite of exchange-traded funds. His former chief operating officer, Gary Cohn, had waited years to succeed Blankfein and left Goldman Sachs to join the Trump administration as to White House economic adviser.

Finance Deal watch: Global 100 elite line-up on $6bn GKN-Dana transatlantic union
Author: 0 Deal watch: Global 100 elite line-up on $6bn GKN-Dana transatlantic union

GKN was left vulnerable to bid approaches after two profit warnings in October and November that were caused by problems at its USA aerospace business and sent its share price tumbling. The British company disclosed on Friday that it was approached by Dana late in 2017 and began talks early this year. Dana President and CEO James Kamsickas speaks during the grand opening of the new Dana axle plant in Toledo on October 25, 2017.

Finance USA added 313K jobs in February; unemployment still low
Author: 0 USA added 313K jobs in February; unemployment still low

Already, unemployment is below the Fed's current estimate of a "natural" rate of 4.7 percent - a level that it expects to remain more or less stable past 2025. And if the Fed followed by raising short-term rates more quickly, the economy could slow and bonds would become more attractive relative to stocks. The increase in payrolls last month was the biggest since July 2016 and was well above the roughly 100,000 jobs per month the economy needs to create to keep up with growth in the ...

Finance China promises 'justified and necessary response' to Trump tariffs
Author: 0 China promises 'justified and necessary response' to Trump tariffs

China accused U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday of damaging the global trading system by hiking steel and aluminum tariffs, while Japan and South Korea expressed alarm at potential economic costs. For those who fear a trade war, the candidates to replace Cohn as Trump's adviser do not bode well: Peter Navarro, the White House National Trade Council head who wrote a book called "Death by China: Confronting the Dragon - A Global Call to Action", and conservative commentator Larry Kudlow.

Author: 0 EQT Midstream Partners (EQM) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research

The stock decreased 0.48% or $0.29 during the last trading session, reaching $60.11. About 694,566 shares traded. (NYSE:BR) has risen 17.08% since March 8, 2017 and is uptrending. Visa Inc Cl A (NYSE:V) was raised too. This represents a $0.30 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.52%. Shares for $1.51M were sold by MEARS MICHAEL N on Monday, February 12.

Finance 'Warm words, no action': Government rejects 25p 'latte levy' proposal
Author: 0 'Warm words, no action': Government rejects 25p 'latte levy' proposal

The government signalled an intent to reform the system, but set out no plan on how this should be done. The government cited the role of coffee chains in implementing reusable cup discounts and recycling infrastructure, and said it would like to see this extended to all businesses selling disposable cups.

Author: 0 Were Analysts Bullish Vornado Realty Trust (NYSE:VNO) This Week?

It has underperformed by 8.31% the S&P500. Rhenman & Partners Asset Management Ab decreased its stake in Dynavax Technologies Corp (DVAX) by 36.23% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with "Buy" on Tuesday, September 5. The company was maintained on Wednesday, October 18 by Jefferies.

Author: 0 Analysts Sights: American Eagle Outfitters (AEO)

Over a month, it has seen its stock price volatility to stay at 4.11% while shortening the period to a week, volatility was 4.26%. The 6 month volatility is 35.227800, and the 3 month is spotted at 33.992900. Analysts said margin pressures through the year showed the company may have lost some of its competitive edge, and noted that it may need to rely on those discounts to keep people coming back through its doors.

Finance Govt committed to Air India disinvestment: Civil Aviation Secretary
Author: 0 Govt committed to Air India disinvestment: Civil Aviation Secretary

UDAN , an acronym for " Ude Desh ka Aam Nagrik ", is a government initiative to bring flying in an airplane to the common man. He said, the Assam government has come forward to provide Rs 100 crore per annum for three years to start worldwide destinations to Southeast Asia under the Udan scheme and the ministry will help the state in conducting bidding process.

Finance Toys 'R' Us said to prepare for shutdown of US operations
Author: 0 Toys 'R' Us said to prepare for shutdown of US operations

The end may be near for Toys 'R Us. And with every passing day, hopes are fading that a buyer will emerge to keep some of the business operating, or that lenders will agree on terms of a debt restructuring. A fresh $3.1 billion loan was secured to keep the stores running, although 180 of the company's 800 US outlets were shuttered. Toys "R" Us has faced an onslaught of competition from online retailers such as Amazon (AMZN) and big-box rivals such as Walmart (WMT).

Finance Kroger Meets Q4 Earnings Views As Grocery Wars Continue
Author: 0 Kroger Meets Q4 Earnings Views As Grocery Wars Continue

During the same quarter previous year, the business earned $0.41 earnings per share. The company reported $0.44 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.40 by $0.04. Stock value has moved between $19.72 - 31.6 in last one year. Smithbridge Asset Management Inc, which manages about $174.53 million and $141.99 million US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Skyworks Solutions Inc Com (NASDAQ:SWKS) by 4,450 shares to 32,315 shares, valued at $3.29 million in ...

Author: 0 Ctrip.Com International (CTRP) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Wednesday

Over the last three months, the shares of the company have changed 2.63% and performed -6.10% over the last six months. Newport Asia Llc acquired 98,100 shares as Ctrip.Com International (CTRP)'s stock rose 23.06%. The rating scale runs from 1 to 5 with 5 indicating a Strong Sell, 1 indicating a Strong Buy and 3 indicating a Hold. Therefore 72% are positive. Finally, Green Court Capital Management Ltd purchased a new position in Ctrip.Com International during the 3rd quarter valued at about ...

Author: 0 Southwestern Energy Company (SWN)

Tci Wealth Advsrs stated it has 0% of its portfolio in Southwestern Energy Company (NYSE: SWN ). Comcast Corporation (CMCSA ) shares have been seen trading -16.20% off its 52 week- peak value and changed 6.01% from its 52 week-bottom price value.

Finance Walmart Pays Out Associate Bonuses
Author: 0 Walmart Pays Out Associate Bonuses

The new benefits were announced the same day at least 50 Walmart-owned Sam's Club stores were shuttered . The wage hike for Wal-Mart also followed Target's move in late 2017 to raise its minimum hourly wage to $11, with plans to pay out $15 by 2020.