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Author: 0 Recent Institutional Activity: MetLife, Inc. (MET), First Horizon National Corporation (FHN)

Investors may be sizing up shares of First Horizon National Corporation (NYSE:FHN). UBS Group upgraded First Horizon National from an outperform rating to a strong-buy rating in a research note on Wednesday, November 8th. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 8th. This represents a $0.48 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.37%. First Horizon National's dividend payout ratio is now 51.43%.

Markets African Davos delegates plan Trump speech boycott
Author: 0 African Davos delegates plan Trump speech boycott

A year ago, the Davos spotlight was claimed by China's communist leader Xi Jinping, who took up the torch of global trade to the delight of the well-heeled audience then anxious about Trump's impending inauguration. Ross acknowledged that China, which manufacturers numerous sanctioned solar panels and washing machines, could retaliate and slap tariffs on USA goods.

Author: 0 Patterson-UTI Energy (PTEN) Stock Rating Upgraded by Scotia Howard Weill

Northstar Asset Management Llc who had been investing in Foot Locker Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $6.11 billion market cap company. (NYSE:AAN) has "Buy" rating given on Friday, August 14 by Cantor Fitzgerald. The firm has "Outperform" rating given on Friday, April 29 by RBC Capital Markets.

Author: 0 Kinross Gold Corporation (KGC)

The shares were bought at an average price of C$5.49 per share, with a total value of C$126,270.00. The Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX) has risen 20.49% since January 24, 2017 and is uptrending. Entrustpermal Lc reported 85,400 shares. Thompson Davis & Inc stated it has 0.01% in Herman Miller, Inc. The price-earnings ratio (P/E ratio) is the ratio for valuing a company that measures its current share price relative to its per-share earnings.

Author: 0 Crown Castle reports 4Q results

Crown Castle Intl Corp New now has $43.82B valuation. The stock increased 1.74% or $1.88 during the last trading session, reaching $110.18. (NYSE: CCI ) has risen 11.07% since January 23, 2017 and is uptrending. (NYSE:REIT). Comerica Natl Bank stated it has 131,016 shares. Prudential stated it has 0.09% in Crown Castle International Corp. Therefore 65% are positive.

Markets VAR to be used at 2018 World Cup
Author: 0 VAR to be used at 2018 World Cup

The system allows referees to review game-changing decisions - such as goals , penalty awards, red cards, and mistaken identity when there is a "clear and obvious error" - by using pitch-side monitors to assess video replays. The research suggested referees' accuracy in key decisions rose from 93 percent to 98.9 percent. "There is no substitute to enjoying a front row seat at one of the world's greatest sporting events and watching the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia in person", Qatar Airways' ...

Author: 0 Celgene (NASDAQ:CELG) Given a $127.00 Price Target at SunTrust Banks

Celgene Corporation ( CELG ) stock price traded Upswing on volume of 10.55 million shares in recent session. About 2.19 million shares traded. Shares of Celgene (CELG) opened at $104.55 on Wednesday. State Treasurer State Of Michigan holds 19,136 shares or 0.04% of its portfolio. (NASDAQ:OSBC). Cornerstone Mngmt Holdg Ltd Company owns 6,900 shares.

Author: 0 EPS for Ares Management, LP (ARES) Expected At $0.41

The stock increased 0.30% or $0.25 during the last trading session, reaching $82.57. The company's stock had a trading volume of 1,647,892 shares. MDC Partners Inc. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: "Ares Capital (ARCC) Lifted to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research " was first posted by The Lincolnian Online and is the property of of The Lincolnian Online.

Author: 0 (CMCSA) to Post $0.47 Earnings Per Share

About 15.89M shares traded. Recent insider trends for Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ: CMCSA ) have caught the attention of investors. Wright Investors Service Inc increased Comcast Corp New ( CMCSA ) stake by 5.92% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing.

Author: 0 Applied Materials, Inc. (AMAT)- Hot Watch List After Analysts Reviews

To persist focus on investment valuation, Applied Materials , Inc. AMAT traded at an unexpectedly high level on 01/23/2018 when the stock experienced a 0.57% gain to a closing price of $57.79. In other Applied Materials news, VP Ali Salehpour sold 125,125 shares of the business's stock in a transaction dated Friday, December 29th. (NASDAQ: AMAT ) are making a strong comeback as they have jumped 68.43% since bottoming out on January 30, 2017.

Author: 0 Stocks under Brokers Consideration: Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (CTSH), PACCAR Inc. (PCAR)

Profund Ltd Liability has invested 0.15% of its portfolio in Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH). (NYSE:VZ). California State Teachers Retirement Systems holds 0.78% or 7.13M shares. The stock is a Buy among 15 brokerage firms polled by Factset Research. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of CTSH in report on Thursday, November 9 with "Buy" rating.

Author: 0 Schlumberger's (SLB) "Buy" Rating Reaffirmed at Royal Bank of Canada

Beta, which measures the stock's volatility relative to the overall market, is a simple but effective metric for assessing risk. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have given a hold rating, twenty-five have given a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company's stock.

Author: 0 Private Wealth Partners LLC Sells 9120 Shares of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT)

Orange S.A. (NYSE:ORAN) has risen 1.61% since January 25, 2017 and is uptrending. Hollow Brook Wealth Management Llc sold 25,257 shares as the company's stock rose 4.75% with the market. World Asset Management Inc, which manages about $17.12B and $3.02B US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Crown Castle Intl Corp New Com (NYSE:CCI) by 4,095 shares to 45,055 shares, valued at $4.51 million in 2017Q3, according to the filing.

Markets After Firing Jason Kidd, What's Next for Milwaukee?
Author: 0 After Firing Jason Kidd, What's Next for Milwaukee?

According to Gery Woelfel of the Racine Journal Times , Kidd attempted to have the franchise trade Parker even before his first ACL tear in December 2014. Probably, but I'd be extremely surprised if it came within the next two seasons. "And I emphasized that way before I was getting to this point and I kind of need him, but he's in a good position mentally and I can keep calling on him for help".

Author: 0 Merck & Co., Inc. (NYSE:MRK)

Brookfield Asset Management Inc who had been investing in Kinder Morgan Inc Del for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $42.74B market cap company. This presents short term, intermediate and long term technical levels of Merck & Co., Inc. Merck & Co. Inc. had 73 analyst reports since August 13, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel.

Author: 0 Choosing Between Apache Corporation (APA) and Occidental Petroleum Corporation (OXY)

Currently, 0.32% of Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: OXY ) are owned by insiders with 80.95% six-month change in the insider ownership. (NYSE OXY ) traded down $0.25 during trading on Thursday, hitting $77.31. Security Savings Bank Of Sioux City Iowa Ia has 18,356 shares for 1.15% of their portfolio. PRICE T ROWE ASSOCIATES INC /MD/ also announced decreased position in Occidental Petroleum Corporation ( OXY ) during the quarter.

Markets Marathon Petroleum (MPC) Lifted to Strong-Buy at ValuEngine
Author: 0 Marathon Petroleum (MPC) Lifted to Strong-Buy at ValuEngine

It has outperformed by 35.48% the S&P500. Kenneth Mario Garschina decreased its stake in Marathon Pete Corp (MPC) by 16.93% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. The company was maintained on Wednesday, November 11 by Barclays Capital. Jefferies maintained Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC) on Thursday, June 22 with "Buy" rating.

Markets Lowe's to hire more than 1250 seasonal workers in Charlotte
Author: 0 Lowe's to hire more than 1250 seasonal workers in Charlotte

In Southern California, part-time and full-time positions are available and include service and support managers, customer service associates, cashiers, stockers, and sales associates. A Lowe's spokesman said the company is now taking applications, and will also be hosting a job fair March 1 at the Lowe's on Ballantyne Commons Parkway.

Markets Dollar slump drives gold to highest since August 2016
Author: 0 Dollar slump drives gold to highest since August 2016

The most active gold contract for February delivery added 19.6 USA dollars, or 1.47 percent, to close at 1,356.30 dollars per ounce. Prices have risen to their highest level since August 2016 recently, with the dollar hitting fresh multiyear lows amid worldwide trade concerns.

Author: 0 ValuEngine Upgrades Valero Energy (NYSE:VLO) to Buy

The institutional investor held 232,000 shares of the integrated oil company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $17.85 million, down from 252,800 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Blair William Il invested in 279,913 shares or 0.09% of the stock. (NYSE:CIT) for 134,828 shares. Prudential Pcl has invested 0.37% in Newell Brands Inc.

Markets (UNP) Shares Bought by Epoch Investment Partners Inc
Author: 0 (UNP) Shares Bought by Epoch Investment Partners Inc

COPYRIGHT VIOLATION WARNING: " Union Pacific ( UNP ) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Scotiabank" was originally reported by Week Herald and is the sole property of of Week Herald. Therefore 56% are positive. Waste Management Inc. had 41 analyst reports since July 28, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Credit Suisse on Friday, January 22 with "Outperform".

Author: 0 Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) stock returned 40.49% positive in past quarter

It has outperformed by 10.05% the S&P500. For the Current month, 10 analysts have assigned this stock as Buy where 6 assigned Outperform, 9 analysts believe it's a Hold, 0 said Underperform and only 0 assigned Sell rating. Therefore 92% are positive. Amazon.com had 249 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Citigroup initiated the shares of MO in report on Tuesday, September 13 with "Buy" rating.

Markets Americans warming up to idea of riding in self-driving cars
Author: 0 Americans warming up to idea of riding in self-driving cars

Baby boomers (54 percent) and Generation X (47 percent) drivers are more likely than millennial drivers (34 percent) to feel less safe sharing the road with a self-driving vehicle. Surprisingly, despite more positive attitudes shown towards autonomous tech, fewer drivers want such tech in their next vehicle purchase. Men and millennials are the most likely groups to hop into a vehicle they won't be able to drive, according to the AAA study.

Markets Westpac Banking Corp Purchases 19804 Shares of The Coca-Cola Co (KO)
Author: 0 Westpac Banking Corp Purchases 19804 Shares of The Coca-Cola Co (KO)

After a recent check, the 14-day RSIfor Coca Cola European Partners ( CCE ) is now at 62.13, the 7-day stands at 69.89, and the 3-day is sitting at 83.41. $402,235 worth of The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) was sold by MANN JENNIFER K on Monday, August 7. To cut down amount of noise on price chart, shares of firm has 20 days moving average price of 3.44% from last close price of 47.83 and act as support or resistance of price limit.

Markets Axa Has Lowered Verizon Communications (VZ) Position; Corvel Has 1.09 Sentiment
Author: 0 Axa Has Lowered Verizon Communications (VZ) Position; Corvel Has 1.09 Sentiment

The stock decreased 0.58% or $1.01 during the last trading session, reaching $173.21. About 36,195 shares traded. The Bank of Nova Scotia (NYSE:BNS) has risen 16.52% since January 25, 2017 and is uptrending. 17,840 are held by Ameritas Prtnrs Inc. The California-based Dowling And Yahnke Limited Com has invested 0.85% in Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC).

Author: 0 Should Investors Take a Bite out of The Walt Disney Company (DIS)?

After $1.08 actual earnings per share reported by EastGroup Properties, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 1.85% EPS growth. Analysts await The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS ) to report earnings on February, 6. Bedell Frazier Investment Counseling Ltd Liability Corp invested in 83,562 shares or 3.8% of the stock. 3,251,365 shares of the company's stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 7,650,150.

Markets Robinhood will allow users to trade digital currencies for free
Author: 0 Robinhood will allow users to trade digital currencies for free

Meanwhile, all Robinhood users will be able to add 16 cryptocurrencies to their watchlists, monitor market data, read related news, and create custom price alerts. Robinhood will have no investment minimums or maximums, and no withdrawal limits, and the start-up will hold most of the digital coins offline in cold storage, making it much more hard for hackers to steal the coins.

Author: 0 Stock Volume Ramping Up Mid-Session: Lam Research Corporation (NASDAQ:LRCX)

Tightening the gaze, stock performance for the last 5 trading days is 2.27%. The counter witnessed a trading volume of 4.31 million shares versus an average volume of 2.74 million shares during last trading session. Vestor Limited Liability Co reported 79,213 shares. Currently, Lam Research Corporation net profit margin for the 12 months is at 22.85%. Srb holds 1,098 shares or 0.03% of its portfolio.