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The Latest: Hawaii eases virus rules for inter-island travel
The Latest: Hawaii eases virus rules for inter-island travel
| April 20th | 2021  9:34PM
The Latest: Hawaii eases virus rules for inter-island travel
HONOLULU — Hawaii officials are moving forward with a plan to allow people who have been fully vaccinated against the coronavirus to skip pre-travel testing and quarantine requirements for flights between islands. The rule, for now, is only for people who have received vaccinations in Hawaii and for travel within the state. …
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Toshiba brushes off renewed push from CVC on acquisition bid
Toshiba brushes off renewed push from CVC on acquisition bid
| April 20th | 2021  8:16PM
Toshiba brushes off renewed push from CVC on acquisition bid
TOKYO (AP) — Toshiba Corp. on Tuesday brushed off a fresh missive from CVC Capital Partners about the global fund’s proposal to acquire the Japanese manufacturer, though it stopped short of outright rejecting it. Toshiba said that a letter from CVC that it received Monday was “not possible to evaluate.” Tokyo-based Toshiba…
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AP sources: Biden to pledge halving greenhouse gases by 2030
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| April 20th | 2021  6:44PM
AP sources: Biden to pledge halving greenhouse gases by 2030
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden will pledge to cut U.S. greenhouse gas emissions at least in half by 2030 as he convenes a virtual climate summit with 40 world leaders, according to three people with knowledge of the White House plans. The 50% target would nearly double the nation’s previous commitment and help the Biden administration prod other countries for ambitious emissions cuts as well.
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Foxconn deal with Wisconsin lowers tax breaks to $80 million
Donald Trump
| April 20th | 2021  5:45PM
Foxconn deal with Wisconsin lowers tax breaks to $80 million
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Foxconn Technology Group will be eligible for just $80 million in taxpayer subsidies under a new contract signed Tuesday, down from nearly $3 billion it could have received under the original deal that envisioned a much larger project in southeastern Wisconsin. Democratic Gov. Tony Evers, who ran in 2018 as a critic…
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CN bids $33.7B for Kansas City Southern, tops $25B proposal
CN bids $33.7B for Kansas City Southern, tops $25B proposal
| April 20th | 2021  5:35PM
CN bids $33.7B for Kansas City Southern, tops $25B proposal
A bidding war is breaking out for Kansas City Southern, with Canadian National Railway making a $33.7 billion cash-and-stock offer for the railway. The bid trumps a $25 billion cash-and-stock proposal made by Canadian Pacific last month. Any deal would capitalize on growing trade across North America by creating the first railroad that would link the United States, Mexico and Canada.
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Stocks close lower on Wall Street, led by tech and banks
Stocks close lower on Wall Street, led by tech and banks
| April 20th | 2021  5:02PM
Stocks close lower on Wall Street, led by tech and banks
Stocks fell for the second straight day Tuesday, giving up more of their recent gains as Wall Street shifts its focus on a busy week of corporate earnings reports. The S&P 500 fell 0.7%. The benchmark index has now lost nearly all of its gain from last week. Apple fell 1.3% as part of a broad slide in technology companies. Banks…
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Apple unveils new products, schedules privacy crackdown
Tim Cook
| April 20th | 2021  5:01PM
Apple unveils new products, schedules privacy crackdown
SAN RAMON, Calif. (AP) — Apple spruced up its product line at an event Tuesday while slipping in quiet notice of a software update, now due next week, designed to enhance the privacy of iPhone users at the expense of digital advertisers such as Facebook. Timing for the software upgrade trickled out during a series of announcements for…
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The Latest: Canada's Trudeau extends travel restrictions
Justin Trudeau, Chrystia Freeland
| April 20th | 2021  4:59PM
The Latest: Canada's Trudeau extends travel restrictions
TORONTO — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is extending travel restrictions that make it mandatory for air travelers to quarantine in a hotel at their own expense when they arrive in Canada. He’s also thanking the country’s two major airlines for extending a voluntary suspension of flights to Mexico and all Caribbean destinations until May 21.
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How major US stock indexes fared Tuesday
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| April 20th | 2021  4:27PM
How major US stock indexes fared Tuesday
Stocks closed lower on Wall Street, led by drops in technology companies and banks. The S&P 500 gave back 0.7%, pulling the index further below the record high it set on Friday. Small-company stocks, which have been beating the rest of the market in recent months, fell more than other sectors. Investors are focusing on company earnings reports that are steadily coming out this week.
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United Airlines stock plunges after another big loss
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| April 20th | 2021  4:24PM
United Airlines stock plunges after another big loss
Shares of United Airlines tumbled by 8.5% Tuesday after the airline reported a larger first-quarter loss than expected and suggested that key business and international travel won't recover significantly until next year. United reported a first-quarter loss of $1.36 billion after the market closed Monday. Business and international travel…
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Time to Join Sorrento Therapeutics on its Next Leg Up
Time to Join Sorrento Therapeutics on its Next Leg Up
| April 20th | 2021  11:15AM
Time to Join Sorrento Therapeutics on its Next Leg Up
We've heard from Sorrento Therapeutics (NASDAQ:SRNE) before, and usually, things are looking good for the biotechnology industry firm. While it's never been a big player—share prices haven't broken the $15 price point in the last five years—there have been signs of breakouts approaching. In fact, some of the latest news around Sorrento…
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Wingstop (NASDAQ: WING) is Built to Last
Wingstop (NASDAQ: WING) is Built to Last
| April 20th | 2021  8:00AM
Wingstop (NASDAQ: WING) is Built to Last
On March 31, after the bell, Wingstop (NASDAQ: WING) pre-released its first-quarter results; sales blew away expectations and shares soared 6.8% in the April 1 session. Over the 11 sessions since then, Wingstop shares have traded in a very tight range. The lack of volatility is unlikely to continue based on recent history; Wingstop shares have made…
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How To Play Netflix (NASDAQ: NFLX) Earnings 
How To Play Netflix (NASDAQ: NFLX) Earnings 
| April 20th | 2021  7:45AM
How To Play Netflix (NASDAQ: NFLX) Earnings 
Within a couple of hours, investors will know just how well Netflix (NASDAQ: NFLX) is ticking over as the streaming giant is due to release its Q1 earnings after today’s session ends. With earnings season kicking off in earnest, they’re among the most eagerly awaited of the big tech names and are carrying some solid momentum with them into…
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3 Lithium Stocks to Watch in 2021
3 Lithium Stocks to Watch in 2021
| April 20th | 2021  6:10AM
3 Lithium Stocks to Watch in 2021
If you are a big believer in the electric vehicle market and its growth potential going forward, lithium stocks should be of great interest to you. Since most EVs rely on lithium-ion batteries for power, companies that either mine or manufacture this valuable commodity are set to play a key role in helping the industry expand and could be huge winners for investors that are ahead of the curve.
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Fiserv Stock is a Core Digital Banking Platform Play
Fiserv Stock is a Core Digital Banking Platform Play
| April 20th | 2021  6:08AM
Fiserv Stock is a Core Digital Banking Platform Play
Banking technology giant Fiserv (NYSE:  FISV) stock has been grinding towards all-time highs as a beneficiary of the rapid adoption of digital transactions accelerated by the pandemic. The Company controls the majority of core banking systems as end users rely on their platform to be able to make mobile deposits and transactions. Literally all major U.S.
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Arista Networks Stock is a Rising Cloud Networker Play
Arista Networks Stock is a Rising Cloud Networker Play
| April 20th | 2021  6:05AM
Arista Networks Stock is a Rising Cloud Networker Play
Cloud networking solutions provider Arista Networks (NYSE: ANET) stock has been recovering towards its all-time high levels hit two-years ago. The provider of cloud networking hardware and services has recovered from the pandemic and returned to double-digit growth mode. This is fueled by 5G rollout, digital transformation, and web infrastructure buildout tailwinds that should sustain momentum in 2021 with the acceleration of COVID vaccinations.
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Acme United: Ordinary Name, Extraordinary Returns
Acme United: Ordinary Name, Extraordinary Returns
| April 20th | 2021  6:00AM
Acme United: Ordinary Name, Extraordinary Returns
One of the first names to come up on an alphabetical listing of NYSE American companies, Acme United (NYSEAMERICAN:ACU) is also one of the last stocks on investors' radar. Yet despite the ordinary company name, Acme United has delivered some extraordinary returns for shareholders. The stock advanced 67% in 2019, 27% last year, and is already up 31% year-to-date, but Acme United remains a little-known micro-cap.
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3 Hyper-Growth Stocks Trading Under $5
3 Hyper-Growth Stocks Trading Under $5
| April 20th | 2021  5:50AM
3 Hyper-Growth Stocks Trading Under $5
These Hyper-Growth Stocks Could Deliver Triple-Digit Gains  Hyper-Growth stocks. The kind of stock whose underlying business is growing at a high-double-digit to triple-digit pace. The kind of stock every investor wants to own. The kind of stock that's hard to find before the really big moves start happening. The kind of stock we've uncovered for you today.
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Are These 3 Cannabis Stocks a Buy?
Are These 3 Cannabis Stocks a Buy?
| April 20th | 2021  5:45AM
Are These 3 Cannabis Stocks a Buy?
As a growing roster of states legalizes recreational cannabis sales, will stocks like GrowGeneration (NASDAQ:GRWG), Curaleaf (OTCMKTS:CURLF) and Power REIT (NYSEAMERICAN:PW) be chill and relaxed, or will they go on a tear? There’s been good news for the industry lately, as New Mexico, New York and Virginia legalized recreational cannabis sales this year.
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3 Lithium Stocks to Watch in 2021
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| April 20th, 6:10 AM
3 Lithium Stocks to Watch in 2021
If you are a big believer in the electric vehicle market and its growth potential going forward, lithium stocks should be of great interest to you. Since most EVs rely on lithium-ion batteries for power, companies that either mine or manufacture this valuable commodity are set to play a key role in helping the industry expand and could be huge winners for investors that are ahead of the curve.
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Applied Materials Stock is a Chip Shortage Recovery Play
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| April 19th, 8:45 AM
Applied Materials Stock is a Chip Shortage Recovery Play
Semiconductor equipment maker Applied Materials (NASDAQ: AMAT) stock went parabolic from November 2020 more than doubling and undeterred by the meltdown of the Nasdaq 100. Shares eventually hit all-time highs of $143 on April 5, 2021. The Company is a pandemic and post-pandemic benefactor as the demand for semiconductors have outstripped supply causing many top-tier companies to cut their guidance.
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3 Hyper-Growth Stocks Trading Under $5
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| April 20th, 5:50 AM
3 Hyper-Growth Stocks Trading Under $5
These Hyper-Growth Stocks Could Deliver Triple-Digit Gains  Hyper-Growth stocks. The kind of stock whose underlying business is growing at a high-double-digit to triple-digit pace. The kind of stock every investor wants to own. The kind of stock that's hard to find before the really big moves start happening. The kind of stock we've uncovered for you today.
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Time to Join Sorrento Therapeutics on its Next Leg Up
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| April 20th, 11:15 AM
Time to Join Sorrento Therapeutics on its Next Leg Up
We've heard from Sorrento Therapeutics (NASDAQ:SRNE) before, and usually, things are looking good for the biotechnology industry firm. While it's never been a big player—share prices haven't broken the $15 price point in the last five years—there have been signs of breakouts approaching. In fact, some of the latest news around Sorrento…
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Sunrun (NASDAQ: RUN) Eyes Brighter Days Ahead
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| April 19th, 8:30 AM
Sunrun (NASDAQ: RUN) Eyes Brighter Days Ahead
After sustaining a 50% drop, it looks like shares of Sunrun (NASDAQ: RUN) is about to start off on the road to recovery. The residential solar panel company was one of the hottest stocks of 2020, and managed to log a 1,000% run, the peak of which came in early January. As interest rates started popping around that time, however, its shares were caught…
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3 Midcap Building Industry Stocks Constructing Good Price Action
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| April 19th, 1:00 AM
3 Midcap Building Industry Stocks Constructing Good Price Action
As midcap stocks as an asset class are on the rise, Installed Building Products (NYSE: IBP), SiteOne Landscape Supply (NYSE:SITE) and Masonite International (NYSE:DOOR) are price leaders.  Academic research has shown that smaller stocks tend to outperform larger peers over time. While there’s been debate recently if the small-cap premium…
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Coca-Cola Exits Recession, Growth On Tap
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| April 19th, 9:45 AM
Coca-Cola Exits Recession, Growth On Tap
The Coca-Cola Company Moves Up After Q1 Earnings  When it comes to consumer staples and the beverage industry we prefer Pepsico (NASDAQ: PEP) over Coke (NYSE: KO) for its value, dividend growth, and diversification. When it comes to the reopening and a play on food-away-from-home, travel, and leisure Coke is it. The company is by far the leading choice among both consumers and establishments when it comes to beverage service.
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Bellwether Alcoa Quietly Rises After Blow Out Quarter
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| April 19th, 10:45 AM
Bellwether Alcoa Quietly Rises After Blow Out Quarter
Alcoa: The Bellwether Is Back   Alcoa (NYSE: AA) was long the bellwether for the market but something changed. The product, the business, and the stock fell out of favor under the influence of multiple factors that have left it the undervalued company it is today. But that was then. This is now. Now Alcoa is in the best shape it's been in for years and demand for aluminum is on the rise.
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How To Play Netflix (NASDAQ: NFLX) Earnings 
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| April 20th, 7:45 AM
How To Play Netflix (NASDAQ: NFLX) Earnings 
Within a couple of hours, investors will know just how well Netflix (NASDAQ: NFLX) is ticking over as the streaming giant is due to release its Q1 earnings after today’s session ends. With earnings season kicking off in earnest, they’re among the most eagerly awaited of the big tech names and are carrying some solid momentum with them into…
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Acme United: Ordinary Name, Extraordinary Returns
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| April 20th, 6:00 AM
Acme United: Ordinary Name, Extraordinary Returns
One of the first names to come up on an alphabetical listing of NYSE American companies, Acme United (NYSEAMERICAN:ACU) is also one of the last stocks on investors' radar. Yet despite the ordinary company name, Acme United has delivered some extraordinary returns for shareholders. The stock advanced 67% in 2019, 27% last year, and is already up 31% year-to-date, but Acme United remains a little-known micro-cap.
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Are These 3 Cannabis Stocks a Buy?
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| April 20th, 5:45 AM
Are These 3 Cannabis Stocks a Buy?
As a growing roster of states legalizes recreational cannabis sales, will stocks like GrowGeneration (NASDAQ:GRWG), Curaleaf (OTCMKTS:CURLF) and Power REIT (NYSEAMERICAN:PW) be chill and relaxed, or will they go on a tear? There’s been good news for the industry lately, as New Mexico, New York and Virginia legalized recreational cannabis sales this year.
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Fiserv Stock is a Core Digital Banking Platform Play
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| April 20th, 6:08 AM
Fiserv Stock is a Core Digital Banking Platform Play
Banking technology giant Fiserv (NYSE:  FISV) stock has been grinding towards all-time highs as a beneficiary of the rapid adoption of digital transactions accelerated by the pandemic. The Company controls the majority of core banking systems as end users rely on their platform to be able to make mobile deposits and transactions. Literally all major U.S.
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After child dies, US regulator warns about Peloton treadmill
After child dies, US regulator warns about Peloton treadmill
| April 17th, 11:44 PM
After child dies, US regulator warns about Peloton treadmill
NEW YORK (AP) — Safety regulators warned people with kids and pets Saturday to immediately stop using a treadmill made by Peloton after one child died and others were injured. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission said children and at least one pet were pulled, pinned and entrapped under the rear roller of the Tread+ treadmill,…
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Wingstop (NASDAQ: WING) is Built to Last
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| April 20th, 8:00 AM
Wingstop (NASDAQ: WING) is Built to Last
On March 31, after the bell, Wingstop (NASDAQ: WING) pre-released its first-quarter results; sales blew away expectations and shares soared 6.8% in the April 1 session. Over the 11 sessions since then, Wingstop shares have traded in a very tight range. The lack of volatility is unlikely to continue based on recent history; Wingstop shares have made…
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Foxconn, Wisconsin reach new deal on scaled back facility
Donald Trump
| April 19th, 12:00 PM
Foxconn, Wisconsin reach new deal on scaled back facility
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Foxconn Technology Group, the world's largest electronics maker, has reached a new deal with reduced tax breaks for its scaled back manufacturing facility in southeast Wisconsin, Gov. Tony Evers and the the company announced on Monday. Details of the new deal were not immediately released. It was scheduled to be approved…
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Earnings Could Catapult Chipotle Stock to Fresh All-Time Highs
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| April 19th, 1:00 AM
Earnings Could Catapult Chipotle Stock to Fresh All-Time Highs
Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) is set to report its first-quarter earnings on Wednesday after the bell. The burrito maker’s shares have been rangebound for much of 2021, but are within striking distance of all-time highs. A strong report could easily send shares off to the races. Is it reasonable to expect a strong report? To answer that…
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GameStop Up 8% in Early Trading as Rosters Shift and Kitties Roar
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| April 19th, 11:15 AM
GameStop Up 8% in Early Trading as Rosters Shift and Kitties Roar
GameStop (NYSE:GME) has been one of the most explosive stocks of 2021 so far. Back in early 2021, the stock was struggling to get past the $20 per share mark, and it had spent most of 2020 down in the single-digit doldrums. That all changed with mid-January, as GameStop stock exploded to ultimately reach a 52-week high of $483 per share at one point.
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Winners of $20M contest make concrete to trap carbon dioxide
Peter Diamandis, Elon Musk
| April 19th, 4:21 PM
Winners of $20M contest make concrete to trap carbon dioxide
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Organizers of a $20 million contest to develop products from greenhouse gas that flows from power plants announced two winners Monday ahead of launching a similar but much bigger competition backed by Elon Musk. Both winners made concrete that trapped carbon dioxide, keeping it out of the atmosphere, where it can contribute to climate change.
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Dividend King Proctor & Gamble Is A Buy On Post-Earnings Weakness
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| April 20th, 1:00 AM
Dividend King Proctor & Gamble Is A Buy On Post-Earnings Weakness
Undervalued Proctor & Gamble Is On Track For Growth  Like so many other major consumer staples companies Proctor & Gamble (NYSE: PG) is supported not only by repositioning efforts but by COVID-induced trends as well. Also like other consumer staples companies, Proctor & Gamble's 2020 gains appear to be sticky and providing a foundation for growth in 2021 as well.
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Futu (NASDAQ:FUTU) Upgraded to Strong-Buy by Zacks Investment Research
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| April 20th, 10:22 PM
Futu (NASDAQ:FUTU) Upgraded to Strong-Buy by Zacks Investment Research
Futu (NASDAQ:FUTU) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a "hold" rating to a "strong-buy" rating in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday, Zacks.com reports. The brokerage currently has a $205.00 price target on the stock. Zacks Investment Research's target price points to a potential upside of 50.47% from the company's current price.
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F.N.B. (NYSE:FNB) Downgraded to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research
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| April 20th, 10:22 PM
F.N.B. (NYSE:FNB) Downgraded to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research
F.N.B. (NYSE:FNB) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a report issued on Tuesday, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, "FNB Corporation is a diversified financial services company serving banking, trust, consumer finance and insurance customers through community banking affiliates and other subsidiaries with offices in Florida, Pennsylvania, Ohio and Tennessee.
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Analysts Anticipate Green Brick Partners, Inc. (NASDAQ:GRBK) Will Announce Earnings of $0.48 Per Share
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| April 20th, 10:17 PM
Analysts Anticipate Green Brick Partners, Inc. (NASDAQ:GRBK) Will Announce Earnings of $0.48 Per Share
Wall Street analysts expect Green Brick Partners, Inc. (NASDAQ:GRBK) to report $0.48 earnings per share (EPS) for the current quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Two analysts have issued estimates for Green Brick Partners' earnings, with the lowest EPS estimate coming in at $0.46 and the highest estimate coming in at $0.49. Green Brick Partners…
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Brokerages Expect Exelixis, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXEL) to Post $0.05 EPS
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| April 20th, 10:17 PM
Brokerages Expect Exelixis, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXEL) to Post $0.05 EPS
Wall Street analysts expect that Exelixis, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXEL) will report earnings per share of $0.05 for the current quarter, Zacks reports. Five analysts have provided estimates for Exelixis' earnings. The lowest EPS estimate is $0.00 and the highest is $0.10. Exelixis posted earnings of $0.15 per share in the same quarter last year, which indicates a negative year over year growth rate of 66.7%.
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Entegris (NASDAQ:ENTG) Upgraded to "Buy" at Zacks Investment Research
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| April 20th, 8:56 PM
Entegris (NASDAQ:ENTG) Upgraded to "Buy" at Zacks Investment Research
Entegris (NASDAQ:ENTG) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating in a research report issued on Tuesday, Zacks.com reports. The brokerage currently has a $127.00 price objective on the semiconductor company's stock. Zacks Investment Research's target price would suggest a potential upside of 14.70% from the stock's previous close.
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Duck Creek Technologies (NASDAQ:DCT) Upgraded to Buy at Zacks Investment Research
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| April 20th, 8:56 PM
Duck Creek Technologies (NASDAQ:DCT) Upgraded to Buy at Zacks Investment Research
Duck Creek Technologies (NASDAQ:DCT) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating in a research note issued on Tuesday, Zacks.com reports. The brokerage currently has a $48.00 price target on the stock. Zacks Investment Research's price target would suggest a potential upside of 13.10% from the stock's current price.
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Jack in the Box (NASDAQ:JACK) Stock Rating Lowered by Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft
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| April 20th, 8:16 PM
Jack in the Box (NASDAQ:JACK) Stock Rating Lowered by Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft
Jack in the Box (NASDAQ:JACK) was downgraded by stock analysts at Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Tuesday, The Fly reports.Jack In The Box Stock Is Ready To Spring ForwardSeveral other analysts have also issued reports on JACK. Stifel Nicolaus raised their…
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Prudential Financial (NYSE:PRU) Receives New Coverage from Analysts at UBS Group
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| April 20th, 8:16 PM
Prudential Financial (NYSE:PRU) Receives New Coverage from Analysts at UBS Group
Equities research analysts at UBS Group began coverage on shares of Prudential Financial (NYSE:PRU) in a note issued to investors on Tuesday, The Fly reports. The firm set a "neutral" rating on the financial services provider's stock.Several other equities research analysts have also recently weighed in on the company. Barclays increased their price…
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Lincoln National (NYSE:LNC) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at UBS Group
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| April 20th, 8:16 PM
Lincoln National (NYSE:LNC) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at UBS Group
UBS Group assumed coverage on shares of Lincoln National (NYSE:LNC) in a research report issued to clients and investors on Tuesday, The Fly reports. The firm set a "neutral" rating on the financial services provider's stock.A number of other brokerages have also recently weighed in on LNC. Credit Suisse Group cut shares of Lincoln National from an…
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UBS Group Begins Coverage on Aflac (NYSE:AFL)
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| April 20th, 8:16 PM
UBS Group Begins Coverage on Aflac (NYSE:AFL)
Investment analysts at UBS Group started coverage on shares of Aflac (NYSE:AFL) in a research report issued to clients and investors on Tuesday, The Fly reports. The firm set a "neutral" rating on the financial services provider's stock.Insurance Stocks - Best Insurance Stocks to Buy NowA number of other brokerages have also weighed in on AFL. Citigroup…
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MetLife (NYSE:MET) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at UBS Group
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| April 20th, 8:16 PM
MetLife (NYSE:MET) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at UBS Group
Equities researchers at UBS Group started coverage on shares of MetLife (NYSE:MET) in a research report issued on Tuesday, The Fly reports. The brokerage set a "buy" rating on the financial services provider's stock.Insurance Stocks - Best Insurance Stocks to Buy NowOther analysts have also issued research reports about the stock. Argus lifted their…
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Insider Selling: Alkermes plc (NASDAQ:ALKS) Director Sells 25,000 Shares of Stock
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| April 20th, 7:38 PM
Insider Selling: Alkermes plc (NASDAQ:ALKS) Director Sells 25,000 Shares of Stock
Alkermes plc (NASDAQ:ALKS) Director Wendy L. Dixon sold 25,000 shares of the company's stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, April 19th. The stock was sold at an average price of $20.00, for a total value of $500,000.00. Following the sale, the director now owns 61,600 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $1,232,000. The…
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Insider Selling: Snap Inc. (NYSE:SNAP) CAO Sells 9,060 Shares of Stock
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| April 20th, 7:38 PM
Insider Selling: Snap Inc. (NYSE:SNAP) CAO Sells 9,060 Shares of Stock
Snap Inc. (NYSE:SNAP) CAO Rebecca Morrow sold 9,060 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Friday, April 16th. The stock was sold at an average price of $62.08, for a total value of $562,444.80. Following the sale, the chief accounting officer now owns 243,124 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $15,093,137.92. The transaction…
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SpringWorks Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:SWTX) CEO Saqib Islam Sells 38,425 Shares
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| April 20th, 7:38 PM
SpringWorks Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:SWTX) CEO Saqib Islam Sells 38,425 Shares
SpringWorks Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:SWTX) CEO Saqib Islam sold 38,425 shares of the company's stock in a transaction dated Monday, April 19th. The stock was sold at an average price of $69.04, for a total transaction of $2,652,862.00. Following the completion of the sale, the chief executive officer now owns 908,127 shares in the company, valued at approximately $62,697,088.08.
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Carvana Co. (NYSE:CVNA) Insider Ryan S. Keeton Sells 10,000 Shares
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| April 20th, 7:38 PM
Carvana Co. (NYSE:CVNA) Insider Ryan S. Keeton Sells 10,000 Shares
Carvana Co. (NYSE:CVNA) insider Ryan S. Keeton sold 10,000 shares of Carvana stock in a transaction on Friday, April 16th. The stock was sold at an average price of $274.55, for a total value of $2,745,500.00. Following the sale, the insider now owns 42,194 shares in the company, valued at $11,584,362.70. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at the SEC website.
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HeadHunter Group PLC (NASDAQ:HHR) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages
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| April 20th, 6:35 PM
HeadHunter Group PLC (NASDAQ:HHR) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages
Shares of HeadHunter Group PLC (NASDAQ:HHR) have been given an average recommendation of "Hold" by the six analysts that are presently covering the stock, Marketbeat.com reports. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, three have assigned a hold recommendation and two have issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average…
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Bloomin' Brands (NASDAQ:BLMN) Rating Increased to Buy at Zacks Investment Research
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| April 20th, 6:25 PM
Bloomin' Brands (NASDAQ:BLMN) Rating Increased to Buy at Zacks Investment Research
Bloomin' Brands (NASDAQ:BLMN) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating in a report released on Tuesday, Zacks.com reports. The brokerage presently has a $32.00 target price on the restaurant operator's stock. Zacks Investment Research's price target indicates a potential upside of 14.61% from the stock's current price.
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Brokerages Expect The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (NYSE:SMG) to Post $5.51 EPS
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| April 20th, 6:20 PM
Brokerages Expect The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (NYSE:SMG) to Post $5.51 EPS
Brokerages expect that The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (NYSE:SMG) will announce earnings per share (EPS) of $5.51 for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Four analysts have made estimates for The Scotts Miracle-Gro's earnings, with the highest EPS estimate coming in at $5.74 and the lowest estimate coming in at $5.31. The Scotts Miracle-Gro reported…
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Credicorp (NYSE:BAP) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research
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| April 20th, 4:57 PM
Credicorp (NYSE:BAP) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research
Credicorp (NYSE:BAP) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a note issued to investors on Tuesday, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, "CreditCorp LTD is a limited liability company to act as a holding company, to coordinate the policy and administration of its subsidiaries and engage in investing activities.
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