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For most of the current decade, the U.S stock market has been the place to be. In fact, no other major region of the world has even come close to its performance. Since the beginning of 2010, the S&P 500 (NYSEARCA:SPY) has returned more than 140%. That's easily more than double the return of Europe, Asia and the emerging markets over the same time frame. Foreign investing hasn't been terribly profitable lately, but that may be starting to change. While the U.S. has posted a respectable 5%…
03.29 / 04:37
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Independent Bank Group Inc (NASDAQ:IBTX) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday. The brokerage presently has a $67.00 price objective on the stock. Zacks Investment Research’s price target would suggest a potential upside of 9.39% from the stock’s current…
03.29 / 04:01
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MarineMax Inc (NYSE:HZO) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note issued on Tuesday. According to Zacks, “MarineMax, Inc. is a recreational boat dealer in the United States. Through retail locations, the company sells new and used recreational boats and fishing boats with a focus…
03.29 / 04:01
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Today’s retail brands are turning to location data to understand what’s “top of mind” for their customers. Location data provides answers beyond whether audiences are visiting retail locations. It’s now being used to understand the combination of the places consumer audiences visit, the journey between those places, and which cross-shopping affinities stand out. With these … The post PlaceIQ: Visitation Patterns of Retails Shoppers Revealed appeared first on M…
03.29 / 03:38
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On Monday, Time Inc.’s MNI Targeted Media Inc. — a targeted media strategy, planning and buying company — touted quite an achievement. The company, we’re told, continues to lead all U.S. ad focus local market networks. The MNI ad network ranked #1 on comScore’s monthly US multi-platform report for February 2017, marking the third consecutive … The post Time’s MNI Targeted Media Leads All U.S. Ad Focus Local Networks appeared first on Mobile Marketing Wat…
03.29 / 03:38
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The seventh annual TS Tech Summit Road Show, where event and meeting planners stay in a luxurious junior suite with fine dining, thrilling excursions and world class speakers to learn about the latest tech tools available to help them take their skills to the next level. The event will be held April 20-23 at host … The post Event Managers Learn the Tips of the trade like a Secret Agent at 2017 TS Tech Summit In Las Vegas appeared first on Mobile Marketing…
03.29 / 03:38
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MMW learned Tuesday that Motus — the leading vehicle management and reimbursement platform —  is expanding its mobile platform. As part of the expansion, we’re told that the company is integrating beacon technology with its mileage tracking app to “significantly reduce battery drain for field-based mobile employees.” “Battery drain is a reality for any location-based … The post First Look: Motus Expands Mobile Platform appeared first on Mobile Marketing W…
03.29 / 03:38
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MMW learned today that Placester, an “all-in-one marketing toolkit” for real estate professionals with lead capturing websites, lead management, email marketing, marketing automation, analytics, and more,  has raised a $50M Series D round led by existing investor New Enterprise Associates (NEA). If you’re not familiar, NEA is the global venture firm whose notable investments include … The post Investors Place Bets on Placester’s Efforts to Simplify Marketing …
03.29 / 03:38
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Atara Biotherapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:ATRA) CEO Isaac E. Ciechanover sold 16,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, March 28th. The shares were sold at an average price of $20.06, for a total transaction of $320,960.00. Following the completion of the sale, the chief executive officer now owns 725,951 shares of the company’s…
03.29 / 02:45
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salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM) insider Keith Block sold 10,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, March 28th. The stock was sold at an average price of $81.68, for a total value of $816,800.00. Following the transaction, the insider now directly owns 10,000 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $816,800. The…
03.29 / 02:45
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Nanometrics Incorporated (NASDAQ:NANO) VP Kevin Heidrich sold 4,336 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, March 28th. The shares were sold at an average price of $30.00, for a total transaction of $130,080.00. Following the completion of the sale, the vice president now directly owns 35,676 shares in the company, valued at…
03.29 / 02:45
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An issue of Continental Resources, Inc. (NYSE:CLR) bonds fell 2.5% as a percentage of their face value during trading on Tuesday. The high-yield issue of debt has a 4.5% coupon and will mature on April 15, 2023. The bonds in the issue are now trading at $94.50 and were trading at $95.00 last week. Price…
03.29 / 02:45
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AeroCentury Corp. (NYSEMKT:ACY) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday. According to Zacks, “AeroCentury Corp. was formed to acquire JetFleet Aircraft, L.P. and JetFleet Aircraft II, L.P., in a statutory merger. The company is an operating lessor and…
03.29 / 02:45
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Oil prices on Wednesday extended gains from the previous session, lifted by supply disruptions in…
03.29 / 01:56
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The dollar pulled away from 4-1/2-month lows against a currency basket on…
03.29 / 01:56
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Laureate Education Inc (NASDAQ:LAUR) issued its earnings results on Tuesday. The company reported $0.27 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.32 by $0.05. The company earned $1.18 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.16 billion. Laureate Education’s revenue was up 2.2% compared to the same quarter…
03.29 / 01:32
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Dow Chemical Co (NYSE:DOW)‘s stock had its “buy” rating restated by Royal Bank of Canada in a research note issued on Tuesday. They currently have a $74.00 price target on the stock. Royal Bank of Canada’s price objective suggests a potential upside of 13.85% from the company’s current price. Other research analysts have also issued…
03.29 / 01:32
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Schlumberger Limited. (NYSE:SLB)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Royal Bank of Canada in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday. They presently have a $103.00 price target on the stock. Royal Bank of Canada’s price objective indicates a potential upside of 31.53% from the stock’s current price. Several other equities…
03.29 / 01:32
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Alcobra Ltd (NASDAQ:ADHD)‘s stock had its “hold” rating reissued by stock analysts at Cantor Fitzgerald in a report issued on Tuesday. They presently have a $1.00 price target on the stock. Cantor Fitzgerald’s target price points to a potential downside of 12.28% from the stock’s previous close. The analysts wrote, “Market for ADAIR. At a…
03.29 / 01:32
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Avinger Inc (NASDAQ:AVGR) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report released on Tuesday. According to Zacks, “Avinger, Inc. is engaged in designing, manufacturing and selling image-guided, catheter-based systems to treat peripheral arterial disease. The company’s product consists of Lightbox imaging console, Wildcat, Kittycat, Ocelot, Ocelot…
03.29 / 01:32
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