Whittier Trust Co. of Nevada Inc. raised its position in Jack Henry & Associates (NASDAQ:JKHY) by 42.5% in the first quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 3,154 shares of the technology company’s stock after buying an additional 940 shares during the period. Whittier Trust Co. of Nevada Inc.’s holdings in Jack Henry & Associates were worth $381,000 as of its most....More>>>
Traders, investors and Star Wars fans alike must be thrilled with Walt Disney Co (DIS, $110.57) these days. As well they should.
In successive days, Disney announced a deal to acquire a large part of 21st Century Fox (FOXA) and debuted the latest installment of the Star Wars saga in a wide release. Whether Star Wars: The Last Jedi can eclipse the $2 billion mark like 2015s Star Wars:....More>>>
Toward the end of trading Wednesday, the Dow traded down 0.03 percent to 24,780.11 while the NASDAQ climbed 0.41 percent to 7,310.57. The S&P also rose, gaining 0.27 percent to 2,713.72.
Leading and Lagging Sectors
Wednesday afternoon, the energy shares climbed 1.59 percent. Meanwhile, top gainers in the sector included SeaDrill Limited (NYSE: SDRL), up 77 percent, and EP Energy....More>>>
Toward the end of trading Wednesday, the Dow traded down 0.38 percent to 23,321.54 while the NASDAQ declined 0.33 percent to 6,715.50. The S&P also fell, dropping 0.35 percent to 2,569.80.
Leading and Lagging Sectors
Wednesday afternoon, the telecommunications services sector proved to be a source of strength for the market. Leading the sector was strength from Consolidated Communications....More>>>
New York, NY, based Investment company Grandfield & Dodd, Llc buys Enbridge, Johnson Controls International PLC, M&T Bank, Albemarle, Walt Disney Co, Gilead Sciences, US Bancorp, Abbott Laboratories, Vanguard Large-Cap ETF – DNQ, Clorox Co, sells Spectra Energy, St Jude Medical, Nordstrom, Emerson Electric Co, Chubb during the 3-months ended 2017-03-31, according to the most recent....More>>>
U.S. company-debt investors fear the Fed more than they fear defaults.
That’s what U.S. bond and loan markets are signaling now. Safer types of debt, like Treasuries and investment-grade corporate bonds, have dropped this year. But the riskiest high-yield bonds — rated in the CCC range– gained 0.9 percent through Wednesday. And loans to junk-rated companies have risen even....More>>>
On Thursday, our Under the Radar Moversnewsletter suggested small cap green energy stock American DG Energy (NYSEMKT: ADGE) as a long trade:
As for American DG Energy, today’s push above a technical ceiling at $0.34 is telling, though that clue is made more telling when you see the short-term moving average lines have given us key bullish crosses over the course of the past couple of....More>>>
Morocco plans to build plants to produce another 800 megawatts of solar power, just months after attracting bids for its Midelt project as the North African country moves to curb energy imports.
Initial tenders for the Noor PV II project will be announced in a “few months,” Obaid Amrane, a member of the Moroccan Agency for Sustainable Energy’s management board, said Wednesday....More>>>
There seems to be a prevailing notion that nuclear is on a decline. The Wall Street Journal put out an article the other day on several nuclear power plants that are going to close. Fortunately for the price of uranium and Cameco (NYSE:CCJ), the markets already know this.
The Journal correctly pointed out that Entergy’s (NYSE:ETR) Indian Point Plant, 35 miles of New York City, will....More>>>
Massachusetts gambling regulators want to know why Steve Wynn and Wynn Resorts failed to disclose a $7.5 million settlement when they were applying for a state license in 2013.
The settlement will be a primary part of the investigation as it moves forward, investigators said at a meeting Wednesday.
The Massachusetts Gaming Commission announced Sunday that it’s reviewing the....More>>>