Profund Advisors LLC lifted its stake in shares of NetApp Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) by 14.1% in the 1st quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 9,660 shares of the data storage provider’s stock after purchasing
Millions of seniors rely on Medicare to provide health coverage in retirement. But more than half of Gen Xers today aren't confident that Medicare will do the trick once they become eligible, according to new data from Ameriprise Financial. Consequently, many workers who are midway through their
Republican Questions Constitutionality of Insurance Regulatory System
Connecticut lawmakers ended a four-month impasse over the budget by approving steps to close the state’s $3.5 billion deficit and provide nearly $50 million keep Hartford from collapsing into bankruptcy.
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Kinder Morgan Inc. (NYSE: KMI) reported first-quarter 2017 results after markets closed Wednesday. The midstream giant posted adjusted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.17 per share on revenues of $3.42 billion. In the same period a year ago KMI posted EPS of $0.18 on revenues of $3.2 billion. Consensus estimates called for EPS of $0.18 and revenues of $3.35 billion for the first quarter.
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Chairman and CEO of B. Riley Financial Inc (NASDAQ:RILY) Bryant R Riley bought 28,000 shares of RILY on 06/15/2017 at an average price of $15.55 a share. The total cost of this purchase was $435,400.
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Media headlines about QuickLogic (NASDAQ:QUIK) have trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publi