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  1. Altagas Ltd (ALA) Rating Reiterated by Royal Bank of CanadaFri, 24 Mar 2017 12:58:02 GMT
    They currently have a C$35.00 target price on the stock. A number of other equities analysts have also recently weighed in on the company. More...
  2. Banks lift Australian shares; NZ posts biggest weekly loss of 2017Fri, 24 Mar 2017 08:34:41 GMT
    Australian shares rose on Friday, with financials accounting for about half of the gains after banks hiked mortgage rates for speculative buyers as part of a campaign by regulators to cool a hot housing market. Australia and New Zealand Banking raised its variable interest rates on investor loans by 25 basis points while Commonwealth Bank of Australia said it was raising rates on interest-only and investment home loans by between 24 and 26 bps, effective May 8. The out-of-cycle hikes come at a time when the central bank held rates steady for an eighth straight month in March, citing the "build-up of risks" in home prices and household debt. More...
  3. Associated British Foods plc's (ABF) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Liberum CapitalFri, 24 Mar 2017 04:33:13 GMT
    's stock had its "buy" rating reissued by research analysts at Liberum Capital in a report released on Thursday. They currently have a GBX 3,100 price objective on the stock. More...
  4. Altria Group Inc (MO) Downgraded by Royal Bank of CanadaThu, 23 Mar 2017 23:59:08 GMT
    They presently have a $62.00 target price on the stock. Royal Bank of Canada's target price points to a potential downside of 16.24% from the company's current price. More...
  5. Bank stocks push Wall St higher; healthcare vote in focusThu, 23 Mar 2017 19:32:39 GMT
    U.S. stocks rose in early afternoon trading on Thursday as investors snapped up beaten-down bank stocks ahead of a vote on a healthcare bill that is seen as President Donald Trump 's first policy test. Failure to pass the legislation, called the American Health Care Act, would cast doubt on Trump's ability to deliver other parts of his agenda that need the cooperation of the Republican-controlled Congress, including ambitious plans to overhaul the tax code and invest in infrastructure. More...
  6. Jon Corzine's MF Global, PwC in settlementThu, 23 Mar 2017 14:48:39 GMT
    The trial between bankrupt brokerage MF Global, run by former New Jersey Governor Jon Corzine, and its former accounting firm, PwC, came to an unceremonious end on Thursday, with both parties saying they have reached a settlement. MF Global sued PwC, also known as PricewaterhouseCoopers, alleging that negligence by the firm's accountants led to confusion about the current financial health of MF Global at a time of global market turmoil. More...
  7. This is 'as good as it gets' for miners: MacquarieThu, 23 Mar 2017 12:39:47 GMT
    Not that they are negative on the sector, it's just that it's "becoming incrementally harder to identify" catalysts for further gains, strategists from the bank's wealth management division write. "For the near term, it feels more like greed than good sense to maintain such an aggressive overweight, but we are not in the fear stage," they write. More...
  8. Google Offers Android O PreviewThu, 23 Mar 2017 08:09:57 GMT
    App developers are seeing the first preview of Android O, the next version of Google's operating system for mobile devices. Released yesterday, the first preview of the successor to Android Nougat features new limits to background app activity aimed at improving battery life, as well as more wide-ranging support for font displays and Wi-Fi connectivity improvements. More...
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