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Azure Midstream Partners, LP (AZUR) Reviewed By Analysts

The share price of the company (AZUR) was down -68.34% during the last trading session, with a high of 0.00 and the volume of Azure Midstream Partners, LP shares traded was 0. This represents a $1.11 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.38%. American Midstream Partners, 's dividend payout ratio is -32.54%. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is accessible through the SEC website .

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Uber to hire chief operating officer to help embattled CEO

According to an Uber statement, the tool was used in cities where it was not banned from operating, and the main intent was to protect drivers from disruption by competitors using the smartphone application to interfere instead of summon legitimate rides.

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Australia central bank sits on rates, sounds neutral

Governor Philip Lowe was upbeat about exports, business investment and consumer spending growth at the end of past year. USA policymakers noted the improvement in business and consumer confidence and the rise in consumer prices and said near-term risks to the economic outlook appear roughly balanced.

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Is Lexington Realty Trust (LXP) Buy Now?

Canaccord Genuity reaffirmed a "buy" rating and set a $59.00 target price on shares of QTS Realty Trust in a report on Tuesday, December 6th. Stifel Nicolaus upgraded Piedmont Office Realty Trust from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating and raised their price target for the stock from $18.00 to $20.50 in a research report on Monday, January 23rd.

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Nimble Storage Inc (NYSE:NMBL) & Ingersoll-Rand PLC (NYSE:IR) Watch List

These included LGI Homes Inc (NASDAQ:LGIH), Dicks Sporting Goods Inc (NYSE:DKS), Navistar International Corp (NYSE:NAV), Nimble Storage Inc (NYSE:NMBL), Pure Storage Inc (NYSE:PSTG), Avadel Pharmaceuticals plc - American Depositary Shares each representing one Ordinary and NetApp Inc.

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The Marshall Wace LLP Purchases Shares of 290432 Bill Barrett Corporation (BBG)

Several other institutional investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in BBG. Wells Fargo & Company MN boosted its position in shares of Bill Barrett Corporation by 24.6% in the third quarter. According to 11 analysts, the Average Revenue Estimate for the current Fiscal quarter is $57.32 Million and the Low Revenue estimate is $50 Million, while the High Revenue estimate is $63.97 Million.

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China's ZTE pleads guilty, settles with USA over Iran sales

The original report can be read here: goo.gl/rvNwr6. "ZTE acknowledges the mistakes it made, takes responsibility for them, and remains committed to positive change in the company", Chairman and Chief Executive Zhao Xianming said Tuesday in a statement .

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Dakota Access Pipeline could be complete next week

The Cheyenne River Sioux had argued that the pipeline would render water it uses for religious ceremonies spiritually impure even if the pipeline goes under the lake. It means the pipeline could be operating this month. The Standing Rock Sioux and their supporters have fought completion of the 1,172-mile pipeline with protests for months in North Dakota.

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Oil imports lift United States trade deficit to near five-year high

The figures could create additional fodder for President Donald Trump, who has railed against United States trade policy and free trade agreements. The U.S. That was the largest amount since July 2013. But that was swamped by a 2.3 percent surge in imports to $240.6 billion, led by mobile phones, oil and foreign-made cars.

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Oil Prices Hold Steady While Markets Search for Direction

The production reduction pact, which was joined by non-OPEC countries including Russian Federation and Kazakhstan, is meant to reduce global output by about 1.8 million barrels a day, and bring supplies closer to demand. Oilsands production, including upgraded synthetic crude, is forecast to expand by 900,000 b/d over the outlook period to reach 3.3 million b/d in 2022.

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Stock within Concentration: Nimble Storage, Inc. (NYSE:NMBL)

The acquisition of Nimble Storage gives HPE a mid-range enterprise offering that complements its StoreVirtual storage virtualization array and 3Par, said Patrick Moorhead, principal analyst at Moor Insights and Strategy. Over the last five trading sessions, the stock has moved -4.87%. Nimble also recently introduced multi-cloud storage services that support on-premise and public cloud storage capabilities, adding to its support for hybrid IT environments.

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Former CP Rail boss Hunter Harrison named new CEO of CSX

The activist hedge fund has been hounding CSX for weeks to install Harrison as CEO as well as a handful of dissident director candidates to the railroad company's board and the two sides have been squabbling over the length of Harrison's contract, the size of his pay and the number of Mantle Ridge-backed directors that would get installed.

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American Eagle Outfitters Inc

AEO has been the subject of a number of other research reports. Zacks Investment Research lowered American Eagle Outfitters from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report on Tuesday, November 8th. American Eagle Outfitters had a return on equity of 21.77% and a net margin of 6.62%. The business earned $941 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $940.94 million.

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What Trump's new travel ban means for science

Officials also said Iraq had agreed to a "timely repatriation" of its citizens if they were ordered to be deported, something other proscribed countries apparently don't do. Secretary of Homeland Security John Kelly, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Attorney General Jeff Sessions will discuss the new order at 11:30 a.m.

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Deutsche Bank to raise $8.5 billion to help restructure firm

While the bank in December settled a US Justice Department inquiry into crisis-era mortgage securities for about half of what authorities originally sought, the firm still faces investigations into whether it manipulated foreign-currency rates and precious metals prices and whether it facilitated transactions that helped investors illegally transfer billions of dollars out of Russian Federation.

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Today Investment Analysts' Weekly Ratings Changes for Dick's Sporting Goods (DKS)

Zacks Investment Research raised Dicks Sporting Goods from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $59.00 price target for the company in a research note on Wednesday, January 18th. In Dicks Sporting Goods Inc (NYSE:DKS)'s last 12 earnings reports, it has beaten EPS estimates 66% of the time. DICK'S Sporting Goods, Inc is an omni-channel sporting goods retailer offering an assortment of sports equipment, apparel, footwear and accessories in its specialty retail stores in the ...

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Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (NYSE:HPE) Sees The Needle Move on Volume

Its Current ratio for most recent quarter of 1.20. This appreciation has taken its price 106.19% above the 52-week low. The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) tinted gains of +0.02% (+0.01 points) to US$42.48. Analysts and investors may also opt to evaluate a company's PEG or price to earnings growth ratio . Hence, it's not surprising that some companies are known for routinely beating earning projections.

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Snap (SNAP) Stock Plunges 12 Percent After Analyst Sell Rating

Regardless of the initial excitement surrounding Snap's stock market debut, investors and market analysts are well-aware that this excitement could fade away very rapidly, if Snap does not show the growth that many would like to predict, and are remaining level-headed.

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Reliance Capital sells stake in Paytm parent to Alibaba

Paytm , whose parent One 97 is valued at $4.8 billion, did not comment on the current transaction. Reliance Capital had a 1% equity stake in Paytm's parent One97 Communications, which it had bought for Rs 10 crore. Alibaba and its associates own the biggest chunk of shares in One97, which also runs the Paytm e-commerce marketplace. Paytm E-Commerce recently raised $200 million from Alibaba and venture capital fund SAIF Partners.

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UK's May Faces Lords Defeat Over Binding Vote on Brexit Deal

The report is another Brexit-related blow for Theresa May after the House of Lords voted 358 to 256 in favour of an amendment to the government's Article 50 bill. "Parliament has to respect the will of the British people", said James Slack, May's official spokesman in London on Monday. We will forge new trade deals around the world.

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Paddy Power Betfair reports £5.7m losses following merger costs

Revenues rose 18% to £1.55bn previous year, with underlying operating profit jumping 44% to £330m. Corcoran is eyeing acquisitions to boost the company's worldwide footprint as well as the gaming side of the group, which is dominated by the Paddy Power bookmaker and Betfair betting exchange.

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Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (NASDAQ:HBAN) Shares on the Go mid-Session

Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (NASDAQ:HBAN) belonging to the Finance sector has surged 0.77% and closed its last trading session at $14.4. The company reported $0.24 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.22 by $0.02.

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Ping Pong? Lords to vote on UK PM May's Brexit bill

But they are likely to have to reverse another adjustment, with the Government's opponents in the Lords confident of victory in a vote on a new clause headed "Parliamentary approval for the outcome of negotiations with the European Union". He said a second referendum would "hardly impinge" on the Government's timetable for quitting the European Union and suggested the question put to voters should be: 'Do you prefer the deal done by the Government or to remain within the European Union'.

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United Kingdom retail shows first real sign of Brexit-related slowdown

In terms of quarterly rates of change, LFL food sales advanced 0.6% and 2.0% on a total basis, taking the annualised rate for total average spend to 1.2% - the highest since May 2014. Its consumer spending survey released Tuesday revealed the biggest rise since at least 2012 in spending on essential items, which pushed up its measure of consumer spending by 4%.

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Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) Position Reduced by Concert Wealth Management Inc

Costco Wholesale has a one year low of $138.57 and a one year high of $178.71. The stock's current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is -1.88% where SMA50 and SMA200 are 2.18% and 7.95% respectively. Sometimes, we can understand most about a stock by simply looking at how it has been trading. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders have sold 47,292 shares of company stock valued at $7,631,776 over the last 90 days.

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Today Recent Analysts' Ratings Changes for American Airlines Group (AAL)

Finally, Barclays PLC began coverage on American Airlines Group in a research note on Thursday, December 15th. American Airlines Group Inc. They issued a buy rating and a $55.00 price objective on the stock. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, February 9th. American Airlines Group's payout ratio is 8.37%. According to the Recommendation Trends of the stock polled by Zacks Investment Research for this month, the company has a consensus recommendation of 2.08 out of the scale from 1 to ...

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Next Weeks Broker Price Targets For Dow Chemical Company (The) (NYSE:DOW)

The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW) reported its last quarter results on 01/26/2017. Eastman Chemical Company's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 34.99%. The company earned $2.19 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $2.14 billion. According to the Analysts, the Low Earnings estimate for the current quarter is $0.9, while the High earnings estimate is $1.07.Comparatively, EPS for the same quarter a year ago was $0.96.

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President Trump's temper flare-ups stoking turmoil in White House

CNN reported that FBI Director James B. Comey was "incredulous" at Trump's weekend tweets and that FBI officials asked the Department of Justice to refute the allegations - which the agency did not do. He tweeted a series of accusations Saturday morning (March 4) without citing any evidence, causing news outlets to scramble to report the shocking claim.

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GoPro, Inc. (NASDAQ:GPRO) shows weekly volitility of 3.44%

The stock has been given a Sell rating. Moreover, Raymond James issued Downgrade rating for the stock on 3-Feb-17. 02/03/2017 - GoPro Inc was downgraded to " by analysts at Robert W. (NASDAQ:GPRO) reported its EPS in the last quarter as $0.29/Share beating the analyst estimate of $0.22/Share by the difference of $0.07. The firm earned $540.62 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $585.31 million.

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Jay Z is going to launch a startup investment firm

Jay Z's new venture capital firm Arrive , has arrived - the rap and business mogul has been planning the launch for awhile, according to reports that surfaced in February, but a press release from parent company Roc Nation made it official on Monday.

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EC clears Hungary's Paks nuclear expansion

The European Commission (EC) has approved Hungary's financial support for the construction of two new reactors at its sole nuclear power plant in Paks (Paks II), saying it conforms to EU rules on state aid on the basis of commitments made by Hungary to limit distortion of competition, according to a press statement issued by the EC today.

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Azerbaijan downs oil production under OPEC agreement

Despite the fact that OPEC has largely complied with its production cut plan, oil prices haven't risen. A weaker dollar bolsters commodity prices, including oil. While a rate hike would be supportive for the USA dollar, analysts said a near-term hike was already largely priced in. Fitch says that it has also re-established a Brent-WTI spread in its base case scenario forecasts to reflect the "anticipated resurgence of U.S.

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ABC to cut 20% of management positions

Meanwhile, 80 new positions will be created in regional areas in line with the Guthrie's ambitions towards increasing the ABC's digital and video output from rural and regional Australia. Regional Communications Minister Fiona Nash welcomed news of the ABC's investment in regional content as a "good start" and said she hoped the remaining $35 million in the Content Fund would be allocated to regional journalists and content.

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Ethnic group attacks Myanmar army near China border, 30 dead: government

It said the bodies of 20 other people were found after the fighting in the town of Laukkai in northern Shan state. Witnesses told VOA of hearing artillery and small arms fire in Laukkai, capital of the Kokang special region and an important trading town on the Salween River, which forms Myanmar's border with China.

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IBM enters AI partnership with Salesforce

Baillie Gifford & Co. raised its position in salesforce.com, inc.by 0.7% in the second quarter. 02/28/2017 - Robert W. Baird began new coverage on Salesforce.com Inc giving the company a "outperform" rating. Finally, Wedbush restated an "outperform" rating and issued a $96.00 price target on shares of salesforce.com, inc.in a research note on Thursday, December 1st.


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