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RIP: Rich Yamarone - The Big Picture

2017-11-30 ritholtz
Wall Street lost one of its best and brightest yesterday, when Rich Yamarone — known to his friends and colleagues as “Yammy”– passed away. He was 55.

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The Bank of Nova Scotia's (RY) CEO Dave McKay on Q4 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

2017-11-29 seekingalpha
Good morning, ladies and gentlemen. Welcome to the RBC 2017 Fourth Quarter Results Conference Call. I would now like to turn the meeting over to Mr. Dave Mun, SVP and Head of Investor Relations. Please go ahead, Mr. Mun.

 
Sequoia Capital looks to increase stake in Uber alongside SoftBank

2017-11-29 freepressjournal.in
New York: Venture capital firm Sequoia Capital is looking to increase its stake in app-based cab aggregator Uber by aiming to buy shares from employees and other shareholders when the tender offer launches, likely on Wednesday.

 
Snap Interactive Appoints Wall Street Crypto Expert Lou Kerner to Blockchain Advisory Board

2017-11-28 accesswire
Former Goldman Sachs Equity Analyst and Venture Capital Veteran Brings Additional Crypto and Blockchain Expertise to SNAP Leadership

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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Bazaarvoice, GM, Home Depot, MGIC, Nike, T-Mobile and More

2017-11-28 247wallst
Stocks were indicated higher on Tuesday after a mixed session on Monday. The markets remain right at all-time highs, and the one trend that has won time after time is that investors have been rewarded every time they buy pullbacks. Those same investors are continuing to look for new investing and trading ideas to generate gains and income ahead.

 
Insiders and Wall Street Heavyweights Jumping on 4 Battered Large Caps

2017-11-28 247wallst
Wall Street and investors can certainly be fickle friends when it comes to companies and where their money goes. Huge blue chip leaders can often turn into disasters when the fundamentals change, and often those fundamentals change because upper management doesn’t have the vision to change with the times. When bad times come, it sometimes takes a ton of money and, most importantly, courage to step up to the plate and buy.

 
Harsco Corporation Announces Launch of Amendment to Its Existing Credit Facilities

2017-11-28 marketwired
CAMP HILL, PA--(Marketwired - Nov 28, 2017) -   Harsco Corporation (NYSE: HSC) (the "Company") today announced that it is seeking to amend its existing senior secured credit facilities in order to, among other things, reduce the interest rate applicable to the $546 million of term loans outstanding thereunder.

 
Client Service: My Journey from Stock Boy to Stock Broker

2017-11-28 valuewalk
My path to a career as a financial advisor was anything but direct. In college, I managed a game room, hung posters, served beer and checked IDs in the school cafeteria.

 
Bank Of America: Banking On A Brighter Future

2017-11-28 seekingalpha
Bank of America (BAC) looks to continue higher as its operations improve alongside an attractive valuation multiple. BAC is emerging from a long-term bottoming formation, with upside momentum on its side. BAC is positioned to benefit from an interest rates rise and an improving U.S. economy. Its valuation multiple also is lower than its peers, signaling it could outperform in coming years.

 
UBS exits recruiting pact, following Morgan Stanley

2017-11-27 reuters
NEW YORK (Reuters) - UBS Group AG’s Wealth Management Americas said on Monday it was quitting a 13-year-old recruiting agreement that ended the practice of suing brokers who quit for jobs at competing firms, following a similar move by rival Morgan Stanley last month.

 
UBS exits recruiting pact, following Morgan Stanley - Channel NewsAsia

2017-11-27 channelnewsasia
UBS Group AG's Wealth Management Americas said on Monday it was quitting a 13-year-old recruiting agreement that ended the practice of suing brokers who quit for jobs at competing firms, following a similar move by rival Morgan Stanley last month.

 
UBS exits recruiting pact, following Morgan Stanley

2017-11-27 reuters
NEW YORK, Nov 27 (Reuters) - UBS Group AG’s Wealth Management Americas said on Monday it was quitting a 13-year-old recruiting agreement that ended the practice of suing brokers who quit for jobs at competing firms, following a similar move by rival Morgan Stanley last month.

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Biotech Forum Daily Digest: What Now For Recro Pharma?

2017-11-27 seekingalpha
The main biotech indices posted small gains in the holiday shortened trading week just before Thanksgiving.

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Merrill Lynch Has 4 Top Oil Stocks for 2018 With Oil at 2-Year Highs

2017-11-27 247wallst
West Texas Intermediate crude closed the day on Friday at $58.97 a barrel, which was the highest price in two years. Despite the dramatic 100% plus move off the lows posted in January of 2016, there is still a large swath of portfolio managers and analysts on Wall Street that remain either neutral or actually underweight the sector. With the potential for an OPEC continuation of the current production costs that are in place this week, it makes sense to look at adding some of the top stocks now.

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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AECOM, Ciena, Evoqua Water Tech, Funko, GlaxoSmithKline, Square and Many More

2017-11-27 247wallst
Stocks were directionless on Monday, with most Americans slowly trickling back into the office after an extended Thanksgiving break. Still, the major U.S. indexes remain close to all-time highs and the trend that has won over and over is for investors to buy every pullback. Investors continue to look for new investing and trading ideas to generate gains and income ahead.

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