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The end of the 'Summer of Hell' is right on schedule

The end of the 'Summer of Hell' is right on schedule

Both railroads had been operating with fewer tracks at Penn Station since July 8, when Amtrak began an effort to replace some aging track components at the Manhattan transit hub - the busiest in the nation - during what Gov. Additionally, private bus carrier, PATH and NY Waterway cross-honoring will stop on September 2 at 3 a.m. Amtrak, New Jersey Transit and the Long Island Rail Road announced Thursday they will end the service changes that have affected hundreds of thousands of commuters ...


Dollar Tree beats Street 2Q forecasts

Dollar Tree beats Street 2Q forecasts

Discount retailer Dollar Tree Inc ( NASDAQ:DLTR ) was trading 10.2% higher in pre-market trading after earnings and like-for-like (LFL) sales in the second quarter came in higher than Wall Street had been expecting. Sold All: 60 Reduced: 219 Increased: 182 New Position: 73. There are 659 institutional holders with active positions, accounting for 218.78 million shares in total.


Standard Life Plc (SL) Upgraded to Buy by Citigroup Inc

Standard Life Plc (SL) Upgraded to Buy by Citigroup Inc

In a report revealed to clients this morning, Macquarie reaffirmed their Underperform rating on Hunting (LON:HTG) shares. Berenberg's target would suggest a potential upside of 47.78% from the company's previous stock close. The company was maintained on Tuesday, September 15 by Numis Securities. The stock's market capitalization is GBX 2.12 billion. Bragg Advsr Inc holds 11,182 shares or 0.03% of its portfolio.



Janet Yellen defends USA regulations

Yellen said Friday in a speech prepared for delivery at the USA central bank's annual late-summer retreat in Grand Teton National Park. "Despite her urging that any future adjustments to post-crisis financial reforms be only modest, her defence of financial reforms in the wake of the financial crisis that hit its zenith a decade ago will not largely.


PG&E Corporation (PCG), NextEra Energy, Inc. (NEE) Stock Eyes Ahead of Earnings

PG&E Corporation (PCG), NextEra Energy, Inc. (NEE) Stock Eyes Ahead of Earnings

The company has a market cap of $70.28 billion, a PE ratio of 17.15 and a beta of 0.32. The stock decreased 0.01% or $0.02 on August 24, reaching $149.31. Benjamin F Edwards Communication stated it has 4,616 shares or 0.57% of all its holdings. The utilities provider reported $1.86 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.76 by $0.10.


No hurricane worries in for oil. Crude takes another leg lower

No hurricane worries in for oil. Crude takes another leg lower

ET (1820 GMT). Gasoline futures were up over 1 percent and hit their strongest levels in four months and were the highest in two years for this time of year. "The refineries are the big concern right now", said Michael Hiley, a trader at LPS Futures LLC. Australia's BHP Billiton has shut in its upstream and midstream facilities in the Eagle Ford.