|Bid||0.00 x 900|
|Ask||0.00 x 1100|
|Day's Range||147.19 - 148.72|
|52 Week Range||143.93 - 167.16|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||1.08|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.05%|
The US Federal Reserve considers the state of the employment market and the level of inflation (TIP) when making monetary policy decisions. Unemployment in the US is at a multi-decade low, leading to a shortage of skilled labor and forcing employers to increase wages to attract employees. The Conference Board Leading Economic Index (or LEI) uses average weekly initial claims as a constituent in its economic model rather than the popular non-farm payrolls because weekly claims, when adjusted for seasonality, provide a more accurate account of underlying economic conditions.
Dentsply Sirona (XRAY) accounts for ~0.29% of the total holdings of the Vanguard Mid-Cap ETF (VO). The company is set to release its 1Q18 results on May 7.
ADP, a human capital management solutions provider, releases a monthly report on US non-farm employment. Changes to the level of hiring and gains in employment across different sectors in the United States are captured in the report. ADP processes the payrolls of more than 24 million workers in the United States, which gives the organization a unique insight into the US employment market.
It is often said that large-caps, many of which are multi-national firms generating significant portions of their revenue overseas, benefit from a weak dollar while smaller companies, due to their domestic ...
TalkTalk (TALK.L) raised 200 million pounds from investors on Thursday to help fund a plan to connect three million British homes and businesses with ultrafast broadband and keep it competitive with bigger rivals. The British firm said it had provisionally agreed to set up an independent company with M&G Prudential to build the network, with a combined potential equity investment of up to 500 million pounds and borrowing of around 1 billion pounds. "TalkTalk's announcement is a major rolling of the dice to turn around the fortunes of a company dogged by profits warnings and underperformance versus larger peers," said Henry Croft, research analyst at Accendo Markets.
On January 30, 2018, Varian Medical Systems (VAR) announced that it had signed an agreement to acquire Australia-based Sirtex Medical Limited for 28 Australian dollars per share in cash, amounting to a total purchase price of $1.3 billion. As per the deal, Varian will acquire all outstanding shares of Sirtex, which is listed on the Australian Securities Exchange. Sirtex is a global life sciences company that’s focused on interventional oncology therapies.