[Business Wire] – Walgreens will release its fiscal 2013 third quarter earnings results at 7:30 a.m. Eastern time Tuesday, June 25, followed by a conference call with Walgreens management beginning at 8:30 a.m.
Tobacco industry looks to ecigarettes for growth
[at Financial Times] – Demand for electronic cigarettes is booming – and big tobacco companies are hoping to get a piece of the fast growing $1bn market. In the US, the three largest manufacturers, which control 85 per cent …
[GlobeNewswire] – NEW YORK — New York Mortgage Trust, Inc. (the “Company”) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.27 per share on shares of its common stock …
San Francisco Gasoline Gains to Week-High as Tankers Head West
[at Bloomberg] – Spot gasoline in San Francisco gained for the second straight day against futures to the highest level in a week as oil-product tankers headed to the U.S. West Coast to load supplies for export.
Widows And Orphans Midday Report (6/18/13)
WINNERS SymbolCompany NamePricePrice Chg.Price % Chg.Volume (000)Volume % Chg.GRMNGarmin Ltd$35.770.832%72560%TWOTwo Harbors Investment$10.950.192%2,709-3%KCAPK C A P Financial Inc$10.750.162%1576%VZVerizon Communications$51.440.731%4,362-15%GEGeneral Electric Co$24.110.341%33,90588%HLFHerbalife Ltd$49.550.651%817-27%MGAMagna Intl Inc$70.410.841%274-15%CSXC S X Corp$25.120.281%1,769-39%TOTTotal S A Adr$51.530.561%546-10%PBIPitney-Bowes Inc$14.660.151%579-71%EFCEllington Financial$23.600…
Waste Management Sets Date for Second Quarter Earnings Release Conference Call
[Business Wire] – Waste Management, Inc. announced that it will release second quarter 2013 financial results before the opening of the market on Tuesday, July 30, 2013. Following the release, Waste Management will host its investor conference call at 10:00 a.m.
KLA-Tencor Announces Analyst Briefing At SEMICON West 2013
[PR Newswire] – MILPITAS, Calif., June 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — KLA-Tencor Corporation (NASDAQ: KLAC), the world’s leading supplier of process control and yield management solutions for the semiconductor and related nanoelectronics …
Huawei says has no plans to buy Nokia
[Reuters] – NEW YORK (Reuters) – Chinese network equipment and cellphone maker Huawei Technologies Co (HWT.UL) said it “has no plans to acquire Nokia” (NOK1V.HE) (NOK.N), responding to a Financial Times …
[$$] Can a Laptop Last All Day?
[at The Wall Street Journal] – Can a Laptop Last All Day?
Post® Fruity Pebbles™ Connects Fans With WWE® Champion John Cena®
[PR Newswire] – PARSIPPANY, N.J. and STAMFORD, Conn., June 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — WWE Superstar John Cena can add another notch to his WWE Championship title, this time knocking Fred Flintstone ® out of the ring, off …
Applied Materials Declares Fresh Dividend
[at Motley Fool] – The company keeps its dividend steady.
Match.com Uncovers The Chicago Singles Scene
[PR Newswire] – DALLAS, June 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Match.com , the world’s largest dating website, has released results from a dating survey taken by over 1,100 single Chicago residents which reveals that River North …
Composite Portfolio Midday Report (6/18/13)
IndexesRussell 2000 +0.87%Dow Jones Industrial Average +0.81%NASDAQ Composite +0.80%S&P 500 +0.58%PortfoliosPretty Girls and Railroads +0.38%Widows and Orphans +0.41Climbers and Dogs +0.60%Cumulative +0.46%News for companies in your portfoliosFujairah’s importance grows amid Iran threat to Strait of HormuzJun 18 2013 16:30 BSTThe tiny emirate of Fujairah is emerging as an increasingly important global strategic oil and logistics hub, its growth a mirror of escalating Arab Gulf state efforts to counter Iranian threats to close the Strait of Hormuz…
These Stocks Are Now A Compelling Buy, Says Trader
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Is There Any Long Term Value in These 3 Fast Food Giants
[at Motley Fool] – Long-time Fidelity Magellan Fund manager and all around stock guru Peter Lynch has consistently preached the “Buy what you know” mentality to retail investors. This statement got me thinking: what does …
FTSE rises as traders buy beaten-down banks
[Reuters] – By Alistair Smout LONDON (Reuters) – The FTSE 100 rose on Tuesday, as traders bought up beaten-down financial heavyweights in a cautious session ahead of a policy meeting of the U.S. Federal Reserve. The …
[Business Wire] – Hatteras Financial Corp. today announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a stock repurchase program to acquire up to 10 million shares of the
Another ETF Proving Vulnerable to Domestic Strife
[ETF Trends] – A significant part of the risk that comes along with investing in emerging and frontier markets is political risk and the chance that local violence can pressure a countries equity market. The iShares …