Equities

Update: TSX Little Changed on Friday as Equities Fail to Find Direction; Gold & Oil Post Modest Gains

Canada’s main stock market was virtually unchanged on Friday as equities were unable to find any direction, with gold and oil prices also barely moving. The S&P/TSX Composite Index lost 0.7 points to close at 15,454. The TSX gained about 1.8% for the week. U.S. markets were also little changed Friday but mostly to the downside. The TSX’s sectors were ...

Read More »

Asian Equities See Red, with Private Sector PMIs and Central Bank Commentary to Drive the EUR and USD

Earlier in the Day: There were no material stats out of Asia through the session earlier today, leaving the markets with little to consider other than the fall in U.S equities on Thursday, which came despite better than expected weekly initial jobless claims and Philly FED manufacturing PMI figures for September. Wednesday’s Dollar rally, following the FED’s outlook on monetary ...

Read More »

Don’t overlook SA’s corporate gems

An equity management team that really goes to great lengths in seeking out quality growth in South African equities over the long term is Stanlib Equities, headed by formidable equity portfolio manager and member of Stanlib’s executive Herman van Velze.  This has long been reflected in its two SA-centric equity funds, namely the R3.4bn Stanlib Equity Fund and the R1.9bn Stanlib ...

Read More »

Equities Analysts Offer Predictions for Scana Corporation’s FY2019 Earnings (SCG)

Scana Corporation (NYSE:SCG) – Research analysts at Williams Capital issued their FY2019 earnings estimates for Scana Corporation in a note issued to investors on Monday. Williams Capital analyst C. Ellinghaus forecasts that the utilities provider will post earnings of $4.79 per share for the year. Williams Capital currently has a “Hold” rating and a $70.00 price objective on the stock. ...

Read More »

Overview of Different Indicators: Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc. (ARE), Oracle Corporation (ORCL)

Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc. (NYSE:ARE) trades at $119.34 having a market capitalization of $11.2 billion. ARE stock price climbed 8.14% over the past year, yielding a positive weighted alpha of 6.6 percent. It should be noted that a moderate but positive weighted alpha indicates additional price increase, though for not too long. Weighted Alpha is used to calculate how ...

Read More »

Thomas J. Andrews Sells 5,000 Shares of Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc. (NYSE:ARE) Stock

Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc. (NYSE:ARE) EVP Thomas J. Andrews sold 5,000 shares of the stock in a transaction on Tuesday, September 5th. The stock was sold at an average price of $120.58, for a total value of $602,900.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the executive vice president now owns 158,000 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately ...

Read More »

Stock Market News (US Open) – European equities rebound to trade higher; Wall Street opens lower

Stock Market News (US Open) – European equities rebound to trade higher; Wall Street opens lower Posted on September 22, 2017 at 2:04 pm GMTAndreas Georgiou, XM Investment Research Desk European stocks reversed losses from earlier in the day as almost every major benchmark in the continent traded in the green a little before European markets close for the weekend. ...

Read More »

State of Tennessee Treasury Department Lowers Stake in Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc. (ARE)

State of Tennessee Treasury Department cut its stake in Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc. (NYSE:ARE) by 65.5% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 24,909 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after selling 47,270 shares during the period. State of Tennessee Treasury Department’s ...

Read More »

William Blair Equities Analysts Cut Earnings Estimates for United Technologies Co. (UTX)

United Technologies Co. (NYSE:UTX) – Investment analysts at William Blair lowered their Q3 2017 EPS estimates for United Technologies in a research note issued on Monday. William Blair analyst N. Heymann now forecasts that the conglomerate will earn $1.71 per share for the quarter, down from their previous forecast of $1.72. William Blair also issued estimates for United Technologies’ Q4 ...

Read More »