• Investing.com

    3 Things Under the Radar This Week

    Investing.com - Here are three things that fell under the radar this week.

  • Roku Unveils Streaming Devices Roku Express & Roku Ultra
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    Roku Unveils Streaming Devices Roku Express & Roku Ultra

    Roku (ROKU) launches new devices that are expected to strengthen its footprint in the increasingly crowded video-streaming space.

  • Walmart to stop sales of e-cigarettes in U.S. stores: company memo
    Reuters

    Walmart to stop sales of e-cigarettes in U.S. stores: company memo

    Walmart Inc told staff on Friday it will stop selling e-cigarettes and electronic nicotine delivery products at its U.S. stores, amid a growing crackdown on surging teenage use of such products, reports of vaping-related lung disease and some deaths. Walmart's move comes on the heels of bans on sales of flavoured vaping products in New York and Michigan and after the Trump administration announced plans to remove all flavoured e-cigarettes from store shelves as officials warned that sweet flavours had drawn millions of children into nicotine addiction. President Donald Trump and other top U.S. officials also expressed concern about the growing use of such products as health officials investigate the matter.

  • Walmart to quit selling e-cigarettes amid vaping backlash
    Associated Press

    Walmart to quit selling e-cigarettes amid vaping backlash

    Walmart is getting out of the vaping business. The nation's largest retailer said Friday that it will stop selling electronic cigarettes at its namesake stores and Sam's Clubs in the U.S. when it sells out its current inventory. The nation's largest retailer said the move is due to "growing federal, state and local regulatory complexity" regarding vaping products.

  • This New Listing is a Bet on Keeping America’s Bridges, Roads, and Hospitals Shipshape
    IPO-Edge.com

    This New Listing is a Bet on Keeping America’s Bridges, Roads, and Hospitals Shipshape

    Atlas Technical Consultants Plans to Go Public via Combination with Boxwood Merger Corp. By John Jannarone From New York’s airports to crumbling roads in California, it’s no secret that U.S. infrastructure needs a helping hand. Fortunately for investors, there’s a soon-to-list company whose job is to be just that. Atlas Technical Consultants is a leading […]

  • Target Declares Share Buyback Plan: What Else You Should Know
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    Target Declares Share Buyback Plan: What Else You Should Know

    Target's (TGT) healthy cash flow generation capability and efficient capital allocation efforts help it to enhance shareholder value. The company announces share repurchase plan of $5 billion.

  • BofA (BAC) Under CFPB Investigation for Unauthorized Accounts
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    BofA (BAC) Under CFPB Investigation for Unauthorized Accounts

    The CFPB is investigating Bank of America (BAC) to find if it opened unauthorized customer accounts back in 2014.

  • Bank Stock Roundup: Fed Cuts Rate, JPMorgan, U.S. Bancorp & Wells Fargo in Focus
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    Bank Stock Roundup: Fed Cuts Rate, JPMorgan, U.S. Bancorp & Wells Fargo in Focus

    Federal Reserve's second rate cut this year likely to impact banks' net interest margin.

  • Costco Stock: Bernstein Downgrades, Cramer Says ‘Buy’
    Market Realist

    Costco Stock: Bernstein Downgrades, Cramer Says ‘Buy’

    Bernstein downgraded Costco stock to “underperform” due to its high valuation and competitive pressure. Jim Cramer suggests a “buy” on the downgrade.

  • Deutsche Completes Auction of Equity Derivatives Portfolio
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    Deutsche Completes Auction of Equity Derivatives Portfolio

    Deutsche Bank (DB) makes progress in meeting the radical restructuring targets it had announced in July 2019 to free up capital for other productive business lines.

  • Financial Times

    Walmart says it will stop selling e-cigarettes

    Walmart is to stop selling e-cigarettes, cutting off a significant source of sales for the vaping industry as it grapples with a backlash over teenage usage and the emergence of mysterious health problems associated with the products. regarding e-cigarettes” for the decision announced Friday, which will further narrow the route to market for brands such as Juul. It comes at the end of another difficult week for the vaping sector, during which US health officials said they had identified 530 cases of lung damage linked to e-cigarette use.

  • Reuters

    Ping An's OneConnect plans New York listing in mid-Nov - source

    Ping An Insurance's OneConnect financial technology unit is aiming for a stock market debut in New York in mid November this year, a person with direct knowledge of the matter said. Ping An Insurance Group Co of China Ltd, China's biggest insurer by market value, changed the listing venue to New York from Hong Kong a few months ago in the hope of achieving a higher valuation. OneConnect, which provides technology solutions to small and medium-sized financial institutions, was eyeing a valuation of about $8 billion and raise up to $1 billion in the IPO, sources had told Reuters in June.

  • Assessing Retail Standout Costco (COST) Stock Ahead of Q4 Earnings
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    Assessing Retail Standout Costco (COST) Stock Ahead of Q4 Earnings

    Let's dive into COST stock with Costco set to report its fourth-quarter fiscal 2019 financial results on October 3...

  • Buy Microsoft (MSFT) Stock at Highs for More than Dividend and Buybacks
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    Buy Microsoft (MSFT) Stock at Highs for More than Dividend and Buybacks

    Microsoft (MSFT) stock appears to be one of safest mega-cap tech buys out there at the moment, even at its new all-time highs. And it just raised its dividend and announced a new share buyback program.

  • Goldman Sachs (GS) Stock Moves -0.85%: What You Should Know
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    Goldman Sachs (GS) Stock Moves -0.85%: What You Should Know

    Goldman Sachs (GS) closed at $215.23 in the latest trading session, marking a -0.85% move from the prior day.

  • J&J's Prostate Cancer Drug Gets FDA Nod for Expanded Use
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    J&J's Prostate Cancer Drug Gets FDA Nod for Expanded Use

    J&J's (JNJ) sNDA seeking approval of Erleada for metastatic castration-sensitive prostate cancer is based on data from TITAN study.

  • Sega gives people a good reason to visit GameStop
    Yahoo Finance

    Sega gives people a good reason to visit GameStop

    Sega hopes nostalgia will lure gamers to buy its new Genesis Mini console.

  • Associated Press

    Walmart CEO McMillon named Business Roundtable chairman

    The Business Roundtable, a group that represents the most powerful companies in America, has named Walmart President and CEO Doug McMillon as its new chairman. McMillon succeeds JPMorgan Chase Chairman and CEO Jamie Dimon in the role. McMillon will serve as Business Roundtable chairman at the beginning of the new year, with a two-year term.

  • Stock Market News For Sep 19, 2019
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    Stock Market News For Sep 19, 2019

    Benchmarks closed mixed on Wednesday as the Federal Reserve cut federal funds rates by a quarter percentage point, but gave mixed signals for further cuts this year.

  • Retailers Push Full Steam Into Bumper Holiday Season: 5 Picks
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    Retailers Push Full Steam Into Bumper Holiday Season: 5 Picks

    The growth in holiday retail sales bodes well for ecommerce providers like Amazon (AMZN), Walmart, Target, eBay and Etsy.

  • Deutsche Bank (DB) Likely to Face Formal ECB Investigation
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    Deutsche Bank (DB) Likely to Face Formal ECB Investigation

    Deutsche Bank's (DB) involvement in persistent legal hassles and a low rate environment in the domestic economy are key concerns.

  • Will Retailers Raise a Toast This Holiday Despite the Glum?
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    Will Retailers Raise a Toast This Holiday Despite the Glum?

    In fact, imposition of tariffs has left some of the retailers with no other choice than to go for selective price increases, while trying not to hurt sales during the holiday season.

  • Fed Cuts Rate, Bank Stocks Rally on Divided Future Course
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    Fed Cuts Rate, Bank Stocks Rally on Divided Future Course

    The Fed seeks to remain focused on analyzing incoming economic data to determine future moves. Heathy domestic economy and several streamlining efforts are likely continue supporting bank stocks.

  • Tariffs Cast a Pall Over Retail: 5 Stocks on Alert
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    Tariffs Cast a Pall Over Retail: 5 Stocks on Alert

    The List 4 tariffs sparked concerns for the retail sector and American consumers making everyday goods expensive. Some retailers lowered outlooks for the current year due to the tariff woes.