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Finance Whole Foods Market, Inc. (WFM), H&R Block, Inc. (HRB)
Author: 0 Whole Foods Market, Inc. (WFM), H&R Block, Inc. (HRB)

BTIG Research cut H & R Block from a "neutral" rating to a "sell" rating and set a $18.00 price target on the stock.in a research note on Monday, November 28th. It's not often that the market rewards a company for a pretax quarterly loss of $150.6 million. H & R Block had a net margin of 11.52% and a negative return on equity of 115.26%.

Author: 0 ADP: Get ready for a "blowout" month of job creation

The blockbuster report also solidified market expectations for the Fed to hike interest rates next week. But after ADP changed its methodology late past year, it's numbers have proven to be closer to government estimates, and economists on Wednesday revised their forecast upward in advance of Friday's job report from the Labor Department .

Author: 0 ADP: Get ready for a "blowout" month of job creation

The blockbuster report also solidified market expectations for the Fed to hike interest rates next week. But after ADP changed its methodology late past year, it's numbers have proven to be closer to government estimates, and economists on Wednesday revised their forecast upward in advance of Friday's job report from the Labor Department .

Finance Dicks Sporting Goods Inc
Author: 0 Dicks Sporting Goods Inc

Capstone Investment Advisors LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Dicks Sporting Goods during the second quarter worth about $1,311,000. The 50 day moving average of NYSE:DKS is 51.16 and the 200 day moving average is 55.98. The stock now shows its YTD (Year to Date) performance of -9.45 percent while its Weekly performance value is -1.78%. Shareholders of record on Friday, March 10th will be paid a $0.17 dividend.

Author: 0 Analysts At Peel Hunt Retained Aggreko PLC (LON:AGK) As Reduce

The current consensus rating on Vesuvius Plc (LON:VSVS) is Hold (Score: 2.40) with a consensus target price of GBX 459.50 per share, a potential. Credit Suisse Group AG reiterated a neutral rating and issued a GBX 210 ($2.57) price target on shares of Aldermore Group PLC in a research report on Tuesday, February 28th.

Finance Ivanka Trump's fashion line sees soaring sales
Author: 0 Ivanka Trump's fashion line sees soaring sales

No matter what side of the political spectrum you're on, the fate of Ivanka Trump's brand seems like a test case for whether shopping-as-political-activism even works. The brand - which is still stocked and carried by brands like Macy's, Zappos, Bloomingdales and Dillard's - was ranked at no. 550 in sales on the site Lyst in the month of January.

Finance SoftBank to sell 25pc of ARM to giant tech fund
Author: 0 SoftBank to sell 25pc of ARM to giant tech fund

Mubadala said: "We're having ongoing, fruitful discussions over our participation in the fund". Softbank paid £24bn for ARM - the UK's largest technology company - in July. SoftBank agreed to buy Arm for $32.4bn in July of a year ago, just weeks after the United Kingdom voted to leave the European Union, fulfilling Mr Son's desire to own a chip designer that he believes will be at the heart of the internet of things and connected devices.

Finance Wall Street Bull: 'Fearless Girl' Statue Appears In NYC For Women's Strike
Author: 0 Wall Street Bull: 'Fearless Girl' Statue Appears In NYC For Women's Strike

Wall Street itself. And not just any financial company , but State Street Global Advisors , the worlds third-largest asset manager, with $2.4 trillion under management. The move was part of a campaign by SSGA to call for companies to increase gender diversity at leadership level. We're bringing the power of women in leadership to life - right here in the center of our financial markets.

Finance ABC to cut 200 jobs as Michelle Guthrie restructure revealed
Author: 0 ABC to cut 200 jobs as Michelle Guthrie restructure revealed

Between 150 to 200 employees will leave the broadcaster by June this year. The restructure will make room in the budget to produce new and creative content worth $50 million, with investment in regional areas a priority. The money saved from cutting jobs will be pushed into a new content fund, in an attempt to reach new and infrequent audiences, Guthrie said. "We lack the flexibility to quickly adjust to the fast-changing audience trends", she said.

Finance This House Was 3D Printed in Less Than 24 Hours
Author: 0 This House Was 3D Printed in Less Than 24 Hours

A new house has been erected in a town outside Moscow, but this home was not built in the traditional sense - it was constructed with 3D printing. According to their website , the "pure machine time of printing amounted to 24 hours", with set-up time of around half an hour.

Finance Today Analysts Focus on American Airlines Group Inc. (AAL), Target Corporation (TGT)
Author: 0 Today Analysts Focus on American Airlines Group Inc. (AAL), Target Corporation (TGT)

Many research firms have provided their ratings on American Airlines Group Inc. The corporation has a market cap of US$23.32 Billion. The stock's 50 day moving average is $46.38 and its 200 day moving average is $42.93. Robinson sold 8,000 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, February 7th. The stock was sold at an average price of $48.12, for a total transaction of $5,471,532.72.

Finance Paddy Power Betfair's latest results show considerable growth
Author: 0 Paddy Power Betfair's latest results show considerable growth

Overall group revenues rose by 18% a year ago to top £1.5bn (€1.73bn), with double-digit growth recorded across all divisions including operations in the USA and Australia. The two companies merged in the beginning of February 2016. "The substantial investments we've made in leading edge technology, innovative products, deep market reach and talented people are delivering real benefits for our customers, and our momentum with them is in turn further increasing our confidence in delivering ...

Finance IBM and Salesforce team up on artificial intelligence
Author: 0 IBM and Salesforce team up on artificial intelligence

Salesforce has unveiled a partnership with IBM which will see Watson plug into its artificial intelligence platform Einstein, leveraging the strengths of Watson's customer insight within the software. "Meanwhile, IBM is a leader in it". Mizuho raised their price target on shares of salesforce.com, inc. from $85.00 to $95.00 and gave the company a buy rating in a research note on Friday, November 18th.

Finance Uber & Lyft expand to British Columbia
Author: 0 Uber & Lyft expand to British Columbia

Uber Canada released a statement in reaction to the news, calling it a "step forward", and urging all stakeholders to work towards having regulations in place by year's end. Ride-sharing companies would face the same safety standards as taxis, which require, among other things, that vehicles undergo regular mechanical inspections and drivers pass criminal record checks and safe-driving checks.

Finance Zoo where nearly 500 animals died loses its licence
Author: 0 Zoo where nearly 500 animals died loses its licence

The zoo will remain open during a 28-day appeal period following the order and, if an appeal is lodged, it will stay open until it has been decided by the courts. "There's this real view of the British public that United Kingdom zoos are wonderful and have awesome standards, but there's a lot of stuff we know about and it's not the case that they are squeaky clean".

Author: 0 South Korea to 'actively consider' filing WTO complaint against China

The three people asked not be identified due to the sensitivity of the issue. The suspension is to last for a month, but with more inspections now underway, there could be more suspensions. "Lotte supports THAAD. Get the hell out of China". In addition, the group's Chinese website has come under cyberattacks and anti-Lotte sentiment is said to be spreading in China.

Author: 0 One Stock Analysts Are Watching - QEP Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:QEPM)

Wall Street is predicting that Azure Midstream Partners, LP Common Units Limited Partnership (NYSE:AZUR)'s earnings per share (EPS) will be $N/A when the firm is expected to announce earnings around N/A. The original version of this piece can be viewed at [[permalink]]. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, January 31st were given a dividend of $0.277 per share.

Finance (COST) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Barclays PLC
Author: 0 (COST) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Barclays PLC

Shares in the company, often seen as a retail bright spot, fell on the report. ID now owns 15,230 shares of the retailer's stock valued at $2,392,000 after buying an additional 225 shares in the last quarter. Costco Wholesale Corporation has a consensus outperform rating from 32 Wall Street analysts, and the number of shares now sold short amount to at least 2.06% of shares outstanding.

Finance SC notice to Centre, RBI over cash deposit deadline
Author: 0 SC notice to Centre, RBI over cash deposit deadline

The Supreme Court on Monday issued notices to the Centre and the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on a batch of petitions, challenging the bar on depositing demonetised Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes. However, hundreds returned empty handed after December 31 as the RBI allowed the facility only for Non-Resident Indians (NRIs) or those who were overseas during the 50-day of the demonetisation period.

Finance Air India claims first journey around the world with all-women crew
Author: 0 Air India claims first journey around the world with all-women crew

The flight was operated by Capt. Kshamta Bajpai, Capt. Indira Singh, Capt. Gunjan Aggarwal and Capt. Sunita Narula. Air India has flown 10 all-women crew flights on global as well as domestic routes as part of the celebration. And hopefully this all-female flight crew is just the beginning of something that becomes more of a trend worldwide. The national carrier today felicitated the crew who operated its all-women flights, including the one that encircled the globe, on the eve of ...