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  1. -Cowen to End Mid-Point Matching in Millennium Dark Pool

    Financial services company Cowen Inc closed its acquisition of Convergex on Thursday and said it will shutter a key part ...
  2. Some U.S. Bond Investors Stick to Energy Bets, Say Rally Has Legs

    Several large investment firms are betting on U.S. energy bonds on the view that they have more room to run even after a ...
  3. Northrop Grumman (NOC) Wins $244M Deal to Offer AESA Radars

    Northrop Grumman Corp. NOC recently clinched a contract to provide 72 Active Electronically Scanned Array (AESA) radars and ...
  4. Why Strategists See No June Swoon in the S&P, Dow (SPX, DJIA)

    Stocks are likely to avoid a major fall and instead will trade sideways, several strategists say.
  5. Most of 46 Mln Recalled Takata Inflators in U.S. Not Fixed -U.S. Senator

    More than 65 percent of 46.2 million recalled Takata Corp airbag inflators in the United States have not been repaired, a ...
  6. Top and Flop ETFs of May 2017

    Finally, the apparent cursed month of May for equity investors is over. Cursed because there is a proverb called “sell in ...
  7. Large-Cap Surge is a Bonanza For ETFs (AAPL, MGC)

    Big stocks are winning this year and that's good news for these ETFs.
  8. Palo Alto's Quarter: A Breakdown of the Numbers (PANW)

    Palo Alto Networks stock surged after the cybersecurity firm's Q3 revenue and profit topped estimates.
  9. An Overlooked Internet ETF (XWEB)

    This internet ETF is overlooked, but it is worth considering a different view on the high-flying sector.
  10. BlackBerry Shares Jump After Bullish Investment Report

    BlackBerry Ltd shares jumped as much as 10 percent on Thursday, extending recent gains after an influential investment firm ...
  11. Cocoa ETFs Getting Sweetened: Time to Buy?

    Cocoa prices are on the rise lately thanks to “signs of tighter supplies in Ivory Coast, the world’s top grower.” As per ...
  12. Tech Data (TECD) Beats Q1 Earnings on Strong Sales Growth

    Tech Data Corp. TECD reported first-quarter fiscal 2018 non-GAAP earnings of $1.87 per share, comfortably beating the Zacks ...
  13. SunPower to Supply 64MW Panels for French Rooftop Projects

    SunPower Corporation SPWR, a subsidiary of TOTAL S.A. TOT, has been selected to supply solar panels for France’s rooftop ...
  14. Investor Groups Ask for Renault-Nissan Governance Investigation

    Three shareholder activist groups have asked the French market regulator to investigate Renault-Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn's ...
  15. 4 Foreign ETFs That Gained Double-Digits in May

    May turned out another profitable month for the global stock markets after trumping political worries. World stocks logged ...
  16. Don't Doubt the Data: Bond ETFs Will Keep Growing (LQD)

    Data continue supporting the idea that bond ETFs will see significant growth.
  17. An Introduction to Value at Risk (VAR)

    Volatility is not the only way to measure risk. Learn about the "new science of risk management".
  18. Employment Report In Focus

    Automatic Data Processing ADP, the private-sector payroll major, has released its monthly employment report ahead of the ...
  19. Marathon Petroleum (MPC) to Buy Back Shares Worth Up to $3B

    Oil refining and marketing giant Marathon Petroleum Corporation MPC recently announced that its board has authorized an additional ...
  20. FINRA Suspends Ex-Morgan Stanley Trader for Venezuelan Bond Deals

    The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) said on Thursday it barred John Batista Bocchino, a former Morgan Stanley ...
  21. Yahoo's Value Will Be a Big "IF" After Verizon (YHOO, BABA, VZ)

    Yahoo's assets are worth more than $68 billion, or are they?
  22. The Best States for Buying Foreclosed Houses

    If you want a good deal, look at states with the most-favorable-to-buyers foreclosure laws.
  23. WTI oil futures extends gains after large draw in crude inventories

    Investing.com – After a knee-jerk reaction lower, West Texas Intermediate oil quickly recovered and extended gains in North ...
  24. Stock Market News for June 01, 2017

    Benchmarks closed in the red on Wednesday weighed down primarily by financials. Banks stocks dragged financials lower after ...
  25. Opinion: Deere Deal Is Paved With Good Intentions

    Deere's bold acquisition is at least paved with good intentions. The $40 billion U.S. agricultural-equipment maker unveiled ...
  26. 5 Best Performing Leveraged ETFs of May

    Amid higher volatility and widespread political tension, the month of May was solid for stock markets across the globe. Though ...
  27. JPMorgan Raises Indirect Stake in Moscow Bourse to 5 Percent

    Moscow Exchange said on Thursday one of JPMorgan Chase's companies had increased its stake to 5 percent in the Micex owner.
  28. EU Mergers and Takeovers (June 1)

    The following are mergers under review by the European Commission and a brief guide to the EU merger process:
  29. Opinion: Cox: Sgt. Pepper Also Taught the Board to Play

    It was 50 years ago that the Beatles started one of the greatest industrial booms of the 20th century. "Sgt. Pepper's Lonely ...
  30. Is Foot Locker Attractive After Its May Stumble? (FL)

    Foot Locker shares fell over 15 percent after a bad earnings report. Analyze the intrinsic and relative valuation.
  31. Brown-Forman (BF.B) Q4 Earnings: What Awaits the Stock?

    Brown-Forman Corporation BF.B, the leading producer and distributor of premium alcoholic beverages, is set to report fourth-quarter ...
  32. Apple to Launch Smart Speaker This Month: Bloomberg (AAPL, GOOG)

    The smart speaker field is crowded as Apple becomes the latest tech behemoth to enter the market.
  33. Dollar General (DG) Stock Up on Q1 Earnings & Sales Beat

    Dollar General Corporation DG reported better-than-expected results for the second straight quarter, as the company posted ...
  34. Morgan Stanley Puts Brokers Alongside Bankers in Effort to Boost Business

    Morgan Stanley is putting some of its financial advisers into its Times Square headquarters in New York City for the first ...
  35. Goldcorp (GG) Wraps Up Sale of Cerro Blanco to Bluestone

    Goldcorp Inc. GG declared that it has closed the sale of its 100% interest in Cerro Blanco gold-silver project, located in ...
  36. Longtime Wells Fargo Wealth Executive Carroll to Retire

    Longtime Wells Fargo & Co executive David Carroll will retire from his role as head of wealth and investment management ...
  37. Disney's (DIS) ESPN Woes Continue: Can it make a Comeback?

    There seems to be no end to the plight for The Walt Disney Company’s DIS ESPN, as the media behemoth continues to lose subscribers. ...
  38. Momentum ETF (IMTM) Hits New 52-Week High

    For investors seeking momentum, iShares Edge MSCI Intl Momentum Factor ETF IMTM is probably on radar now. The fund just hit ...
  39. CoreSite Realty (COR) Hikes Quarterly Dividend by 12.5%

    Ushering in good news for shareholders, CoreSite Realty Corporation COR recently announced a 12.5% hike in its quarterly ...
  40. Duluth Holdings (DLTH) to Post Q1 Earnings: What's in Store?

    Duluth Holdings, Inc. DLTH is set to report first-quarter fiscal 2017 results on Jun 6. The question lingering in investors’ ...
  41. Costco Unfazed by Tough Retail Scenario, Posts Solid Comps

    The euphoria following Costco Wholesale Corporation’s COST upbeat performance in the third quarter of fiscal 2017 is still ...
  42. ViaSat (VSAT) Set for Much Awaited Satellite Launch Tonight

    Premium broadband services and technology firm, ViaSat, Inc. VSAT, recently announced that its much awaited ViaSat-2 satellite ...
  43. Rockwell Automation (ROK) to Deliver IoT Platform to Metso

    Rockwell Automation Inc. ROK has been selected by Metso, a Finnish industrial machinery company to deliver a global industrial ...
  44. Exxon Mobil, TOTAL Show Interest in Greece Exploration Sites

    Greece recently received expression of interest from a consortium comprising Exxon Mobil Corporation XOM, TOTAL SA TOT and ...
  45. Baker Hughes & General Electric Merger Gets EU Clearance

    The proposed merger between Baker Hughes Incorporated BHI and General Electric Company GE has been cleared by the European ...
  46. Quanex (NX) Q2 Earnings Beat Estimates, Affirms Guidance

    Quanex Building Products Corporation NX reported second-quarter fiscal 2017 (ended Apr 30, 2017) adjusted earnings per share ...
  47. Kellogg (K) Chalks Out Cost-Cutting Plans, Lays Off 1000

    Kellogg Company K has taken its cost-cutting plans a notch higher with the retrenchment of more than 1000 employees across ...
  48. Is United Natural's (UNFI) Q3 Earnings Likely to Disappoint?

    United Natural Foods, Inc. UNFI is slated to release third-quarter fiscal 2017 results on Jun 6, after the market closes. ...
  49. Shell Inks Deal with Chevron to Expand Holdings in Trinidad

    European oil giant, Royal Dutch Shell plc RDS.A is set to increase its natural gas-rich holdings in the Republic of Trinidad ...
  50. Kraton Increases Global Prices for Selective Product Line

    Kraton Corporation KRA has announced a global price increase for Rosin Ester, Terpene and AMS/AMS Phenolic Products effective ...
  51. Can Fred's (FRED) Spring a Surprise this Earnings Season?

    Fred's, Inc. FRED is slated to report first-quarter fiscal 2017 results on Jun 6, before the opening bell. The question lingering ...
  52. GE-Baker Hughes Merger Approved by European Commission

    General Electric Company GE recently announced that the European Commission approved the megadeal under EU’s merger control ...
  53. Smucker (SJM) Recalls Flour Products on Contamination Risk

    Per sources, a division of food manufacturer, The J. M. Smucker Company SJM, announced that it is voluntarily recalling flour ...
  54. UTX's Pratt & Whitney PurePower Embraer Engine Gets FAA Nod

    Pratt & Whitney, an operating segment of diversified conglomerate United Technologies Corporation UTX, recently announced ...
  55. GE Inks $5.58B Deals in Vietnam to Augment Regional Ties

    General Electric Company GE recently inked various agreements for power generation, aircraft engines, and services in Vietnam ...
  56. Microsoft Launches Rewards Program for Bing in UK

    Seeking users in the UK to use its Bing search engine, Microsoft will reward them with points.
  57. Arthur J. Gallagher Buys Williams-Manny Insurance Group

    Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. AJG recently acquired Williams-Manny Insurance Group to add capabilities to its compelling ...
  58. Deutsche Bank (DB) to Hire People in Wealth Management Unit

    Deutsche Bank AG DB has come up with a plan to make about 50 new appointments in its wealth management business in Asia-Pacific ...
  59. Wells Fargo Sees Municipal Business Ban in New York City

    Troubles for Wells Fargo & Company WFC seem unlikely to end anytime soon. Recently, the bank was banned by The New York ...
  60. Hewlett Packard (HPE) Q2 Earnings Miss, Q3 Guidance Weak

    Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company HPE reported lower-than-expected bottom-line results for second-quarter fiscal 2017, which ...
  61. Top ETF Stories of May

    The month of May is, in any case, cursed. As per the old adage, investors should ‘Sell in May and Go Away.’ Though this May ...
  62. Dow Chemical (DOW) Unit Showcases Smart Packaging Solutions

    The Dow Chemical Company’s DOW Packaging and Specialty Plastics (P&SP) unit exhibited its innovative packaging technologies ...
  63. Dollar General (DG) Tops Q1 Earnings & Sales; Stock Jumps

    Dollar General Corporation DG, one of the largest discount retailers, came out with first-quarter fiscal 2017 results, wherein ...
  64. Time Warner CEO: AT&T Deal Was About Competing With Facebook, Google (TWX, T)

    Time Warner's CEO Jeff Bewkes said in an interview that the AT&T deal was all about competing better against the likes ...
  65. Forex - Dollar pushes higher after upbeat U.S. jobs data

    Investing.com - The dollar pushed higher against other major currencies on Thursday, helped by the release of upbeat U.S. ...
  66. Highlights of Billionaire Seth Klarman's Q1, Per Baupost's 13F (LNG, FOX)

    Baupost Group boosted its U.S. long portfolio by close to $1 billion in the first quarter of the year.
  67. Kinder Morgan (KMI) Concludes its Initial Public Offering

    Kinder Morgan, Inc. KMI and Kinder Morgan Canada Limited announced the completion of the initial public offering (IPO) of ...
  68. Crude prices fluctuate as traders await Trump on Paris climate deal

    Investing.com - U.S. oil fluctuated on Thursday, moving sharply higher before trimming gains as expectations for the U.S. ...
  69. How Rich Would You Be if You Followed Buffett into AAPL? (AAPL, IBM)

    The billionaire head of Berkshire Hathaway, traditionally anti-high tech, started with a small amount of AAPL... and increased, ...
  70. Piedmont's Baa2 Rating Affirmed by Moody's, Outlook Stable

    Moody's Investors Service, the rating arm of Moody’s Corporation MCO, has affirmed Piedmont Office Realty Trust, Inc.’s PDM ...
  71. KeyCorp (KEY) Set to Acquire HelloWallet from Morningstar

    KeyCorp’s KEY banking subsidiary, KeyBank National Association, has agreed to acquire HelloWallet, a personal financial software ...
  72. Barclays (BCS) Sells 33.7% Stake in Barclays Africa Group

    After receiving regulatory approval for further divesting stake in Barclays Africa Group Limited (“BAGL”), Barclays PLC BCS ...
  73. Uzbekistan-GM Venture Abandons Dollars for Domestic Car Sales

    GM Uzbekistan, a joint venture between General Motors and Uzbek state firm UzAvtosanoat, has begun selling all its cars in ...
  74. Opinion: Akzo Is Emblem for New “Fortress Europe”

    Akzo Nobel has laid down an important brick in the wall of fortress Europe. The maker of Dulux paint thwarted a strategically ...
  75. 3 Best-Ranked JPMorgan Mutual Funds to Consider

    JPMorgan is one of the best financial management companies in the world. It has a legacy of investment management since 1865. ...
  76. Palo Alto Networks (PANW) Q3 Loss Widens, Revenues Beat

    Palo Alto Networks Inc. PANW reported mixed third-quarter fiscal 2017 results. Palo Alto Networks reported adjusted loss ...
  77. U.S. stock futures flat with eyes on labor market indicators

    Investing.com – Wall Street futures pointed to a flat to higher open on Thursday as markets looked ahead to economic reports ...
  78. Italy Outperforms European Shares After GDP Surprise

    European shares inched up on Thursday, with blue chips in Milan taking the lead after better than expected Italian economic ...
  79. Toshiba, Western Digital Trade Barbs in Spat Over Chip Unit Auction

    Western Digital said on Thursday it is still seeking arbitration in a dispute with Toshiba Corp over the auction of its prized ...
  80. Bear of the Day: Signet Jewelers (SIG)

    Signet Jewelers Limited (SIG) is suffering as consumers avoid the mall, which is where most of their stores are located. ...
  81. Investors: John Bogle has some advice for you

    The founder of Vanguard group shares his tips for investors.
  82. Top 5 Things to Know In the Market on Thursday

    Investing.com - Here are the top five things you need to know in financial markets on Thursday, June 1: 1. Eyes on U.S. job ...
  83. Top Preferred Stock ETFs for 2017 (IPFF, PSK)

    Exchange-traded funds that invest in preferred stocks offer investors reliable income.
  84. Dividend Gusher: Energy Companies Boost Payouts (CVX, OXY, XOM)

    Oil companies have boosted dividend payouts lately.
  85. Why The Tech Bubble Won't Burst Soon: Analysis (XLK, FB)

    Tech Bubble 2.0 is far off as long as companies maintain their strong growth rates
  86. A Risk-Controlled Approach to Portfolio Construction

    A risk-controlled investment strategy includes a balanced and diversified portfolio.
  87. Top 5 Small-Cap Oil Stocks for 2017 (WTI, SN)

    Small-cap energy stocks may the most lucrative in the oil patch.
  88. Tesla's Elon Musk Delivers Trump an Ultimatum (TSLA)

    Environmental advocate Elon Musk joins the list of company chiefs rallying against Donald Trump’s expected decision to exit ...
  89. Barclays Makes Early African Exit With $2.8 Bln Share Sale

    Barclays cut its stake in Barclays Africa Group to 15 percent sooner than expected on Thursday, ending more than 90 years ...
  90. Forex - GBP/USD trims losses after U.K. PMI but still under pressure

    Investing.com - The pound trimmed losses against the U.S. dollar on Thursday, after the release of better than expected U.K. ...
  91. U.K. manufacturing PMI falls less than expected in May

    Investing.com - Manufacturing activity in the U.K. decreased less than expected in May, easing concern over the British economy, ...
  92. Banco Popular Lining Up Plan to Raise Capital - Report

    Banco Popular has asked Deutsche Bank to come up with a plan for the troubled Spanish lender to raise capital after its previous ...
  93. Net1 Caps Investment in South Africa's Cell C at 15 Percent Stake

    Net1 UEPS Technologies will invest 2 billion rand ($153 million) for a 15 percent stake in debt-ridden South African mobile ...
  94. Gold prices off 5-week highs on stronger dollar

    Investing.com - Gold prices pulled away from the previous session’s five-week highs on Thursday, as the dollar regained some ...
  95. Macau Casinos Post 10-Month Winning Streak as Regulatory Pressure Builds

    Revenues in the world's biggest casino hub of Macau jumped 24 percent in May, beating expectations and posting a 10-month ...
  96. Australia Shares Buoyed by Defensives While Wesfarmers Slides; NZ Higher

    Australian shares inched up on Thursday as gains in defensive and industrial stocks outweighed a slump in consumer cyclicals ...
  97. China Lodging Seals US$500m Acquisition Loan

    By Yan Jiang June 1 (IFR) - Nasdaq-listed hotel operator China Lodging Group has signed a debut three-year bullet loan of ...
  98. Nikkei Rises on Upbeat Japan Capex Data, Dollar's Rise vs Yen

    Japan's Nikkei share average started the month with gains on Thursday, buoyed by upbeat news of Japanese companies' growing ...
  99. SoftBank Invests in Industrial Software Firm OSIsoft

    SoftBank Group Corp said on Wednesday it was taking a significant minority stake in OSIsoft LLC, a privately held maker of ...
  100. New York Times Offers Buyouts, Scraps Public Editor Position

    The New York Times Co said on Wednesday it was offering buyouts to its newsroom employees to streamline production systems ...
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