State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D lessened its stake in shares of Capital Senior Living (NYSE:CSU) by 5.3% in the first quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 180,000 shares of the company’s stock after selling 10,000 shares during the quarter. State
A big-name rapper, messages from corporate bigwigs and a chance for Starbucks employees to relate their own stories will all be part of the racial-bias trainingthat the coffee giant plans for workersTuesday.
Besides the video messages from executives and fromhip-hop artist Common, employees w
T-Mobile (NASDAQ:TMUS) is the third-largest wireless carrier in the United States. It doesn’t offer anything besides wireless service for cell phones and connected devices like tablets and smartwatches. (It recently purchased Layer3 TV, so it has a small hand in the television distribution business through Layer3.)
Thus, when investors think of T-Mobile’s competition, the first....More>>>
Twenty-First Century Fox Inc (NASDAQ:FOXA) is getting a lot of attention these days from two entertainment powerhouses. First, Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS) offered an all-stock deal for most of Fox’s film, television, cable channels and National Geographic and FX properties, as well as its regional sports networks. Then, after the Fox board approved the terms of the deal, cable giant Comcast....More>>>
In this segment of the MarketFoolery podcast, host Mac Greer is joined by Motley Fool analysts Andy Cross and Matt Argersinger to talk about Disney’s (NYSE:DIS) first-quarter earnings, which were more than solid: Studio revenue was up, with both its media networks and its parks and resorts segments beating expectations. Yet investors on the whole remained pessimistic.
Choate Investment Advisors reduced its stake in shares of Comcast (NASDAQ:CMCSA) by 41.0% during the 1st quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The firm owned 33,155 shares of the cable giant’s stock after selling 23,005 shares during the period. Choate Investment Advisors’ holdings in Comcast were worth $1,133,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.
In the battle between the media titans, Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS) appears to have the upper hand against Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA). Both have placed substantial bids for Twenty-First Century Fox Inc (NASDAQ:FOXA), as acquiring it aligns with each competitor’s long-term strategy. That said, Fox shareholders prefer Disney. If this deal is finalized, what will Comcast Corporation buy....More>>>
Geopolitical concerns once again appear in the forefront for investors as President Trump is set to announce his decision on whether to reimpose sanctions on Iran.
If that happens, it will likely cut into the global supply of oil, providing upward pressure for crude prices. That would bode well for energy producers, but it would raise costs for consuming companies such as manufacturers who....More>>>
The Dow Jones today projected a 61-point decline as investors prepared for the president’s announcement on Iran. According to European diplomats, U.S. President Donald Trump is expected to withdraw the United States from the deal, despite the fact that rejecting the pact is likely to foster an international crisis.
As global upheaval continues to rock market, gold has staged a....More>>>
April 27, 2018: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 90 equities making new 52-week lows in Friday’s session. On the NYSE advancers led decliners by less than 3 to 2 and on the Nasdaq, advancers and decliners traded approximately equally.
Comcast Corp. (NASDAQ: CMCSA) dropped about 4.4% Friday to post a new 52-week low of $31.86. Shares closed at $33.33 on Thursday and....More>>>
The merger and acquisition news flow this week has been dominated by Comcast Corp. (NASDAQ: CMCSA) jumping in line to acquire Sky in the United Kingdom.It has offered a whopping$31 billion in equity value to acquire Sky. This news has created a big stir in the world of media and communications, but there is another risk that perhaps this could putComcastin a less attractive safety position.
Sprints (NYSE:S) exclusive talks with Comcast (NASDAQ:CMCSA) and Charter (NASDAQ:CHTR) have again brought a lot of speculation to the industry. The merger with T-Mobile (NASDAQ:TMUS) was a good combination but it has been put on hold until Sprint concludes its negotiations with the two cable companies. It is unclear why Sprint has decided to take this path. I understand the appeal for the....More>>>
Kayne Anderson Rudnick Investment Management LLC raised its holdings in Lennox International (NYSE:LII) by 5.9% in the first quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 275,114 shares of the construction company’s stock af
Pluristem Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:PSTI) has been given a consensus recommendation of “Buy” by the six brokerages that are presently covering the firm, MarketBeat Ratings reports. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, one has issued a hold rating
Earlier this month, I made the decision to sell myIntel(NASDAQ:INTC) stock, as I believe the company's competitive position could be at risk over the next year or so, thanks largely to issues in trying to transition to its next-generation 10-nanometer chip manufacturing technology.
Rainey & Randall Investment Management Inc. purchased a new stake in Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) in the 4th quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The institutional investor purchased 4,468 shares of the social networking company’s stock, valued at approximately $788,000. Facebook makes u