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PNC Financial Services Named Top Dividend Stock With Insider Buying and 2.40% Yield (PNC)

In this series, we look through the most recent Dividend Channel ''DividendRank'' report, and then we cherry pick only those companies that have experienced insider buying within the past six months. The officers and directors of a company tend to have a unique insider's view of the business, and presumably the only reason an insider would choose to take their hard-earned cash and use it to buy stock in the open market, is that they expect to make money — maybe they find the stock very undervalued, or maybe they see exciting progress within the company, or maybe both. So when stocks turn up that see insider buying, and are also top ranked, investors are wise to take notice. One such company is PNC Financial Services Group (NYSE: PNC), which saw buying by Director Daniel Hesse.
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Thus far in October, the stock up 23% post closure of share buyback offer, as compared to 0.11% rise in Sensex.
The Sensex and Nifty were trading flat as investors remained subdued on the last trading session of the Samvat year 2072. Also, a mixed trend in the Asian markets had its impact on the domestic senti
Oil prices were steady on Friday, but on track for a weekly loss of more than 2 per cent on uncertainty over whether OPEC would be able to coordinate a production cut big enough to curb a global glut
Shriram City Union, Ashok Leyland, Bajaj Finserv were among the top gainers
Gold rose on Friday as the dollar held steady near a three-month high and with Asian stocks subdued, staying on track for a second straight weekly gain ahead of the US third-quarter GDP data expected
In past one-week, Wipro slipped 8% after the company reported disappointing Q2F17 results and a sluggish IT revenue guidance for Q3FY17.
Glenmark Pharma scrip rose over 4 per cent today after the company reported 3.46 per cent rise in consolidated net profit for the second quarter ended September 30, 2017. The stock went up by 3.48 ..
Tata group stocks today bounced back after three days of continuous decline, rising up to 5.6 per cent, on value-buying at lower levels. Tata Motors jumped 2.89 per cent, Tata Steel rose 1.81 per c..
Coal India, Tata Motors, Dr Reddy's, Axis Bank and Tata Steel are top gainers while ICICI Bank, Bharti Airtel, Ciipla, GAIL and ITC are losers in the Sensex.
The Sensex and Nifty firmed up after the first hour of trading led by metal, auto, PSU and consumer durables amid a mixed trend in the Asian markets. The last trading session of the Samvat year 207..
Tech Mahindra was the top gainer post robust revenue growth while Tata Motors rebounded after recent losses
The stock surged 9% to Rs 2,546 after the company posted 34% YoY growth in net profit at Rs 204 crore for Q2FY17.
The rupee started off marginally lower by 2 paise at 66.89 against the dollar, extending its weakness for the third straight day, due to spurt in month-end demand for the American currency from impor
US stocks dipped in a choppy session after the latest round of earnings reports, as a decline in consumer discretionary sector and interest-rate sensitive stocks outweighed gains in healthcare names.
Tata Motors, Tata Motors DVR, Tata Comm, Tata Metaliks, Tata Elxsi and TTML were up between 2%-5% on BSE.
Equity benchmarks recovered early losses with the Nifty rising over 8600 level on first day of November series. Select Tata Group stocks like Tata Motors and Tata Steel rebounded sharply on short co
The stock rallied 7% to Rs 444 after the company reported dollar revenue growth of 5% on a constant currency basis, sequentially.
Index heavyweights were among the top losers while auto shares were trading firm
ONGC, Tata Motors, Maruti, Hero and Axis Bank are top gainers while HDFC, ICICI Bank, GAIL, Asian Paints and Bharti Airtel are losers in the Sensex.
Shares in Asia mixed with Tokyo up on household spending, jobs data
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In Japan, the Nikkei 225 was up 0.53 percent, despite the weaker economic data released. A weaker yen likely drove the market's gains.
Nifty, Bank Nifty, Bharti Infratel, Coal India, HDFC
As job growth steadies and inflation firms, growth is the final piece of the puzzle. Friday’s GDP report should calm jitters.
Amazon’s quarterly report shows the performance of its retail segment still matters a lot.
The Government, which took a 43 per cent stake in the bank in a £20.5bn bailout during the financial crisis, has now recovered nearly £17bn selling shares.
The belief that you should be invested in "safe" stocks is pervasive, no matter what the valuation is.
The engineering firm, which is focused in the oil and gas industry, said an extra £100m of cost cuts are to be made as it became the latest in its sector to warn on profits.
Bloomsbury said strong sales of the illustrated edition of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone helped contribute to the 'stand out' performance of its children's division.
British software giant Misys pulled the plug on a proposed £5.5bn float in London just hours after the boss of O2 revealed the telecoms giant would not pursue its own stock market listing this year.
This is make or break time for Twitter and Dorsey (pictured with on-off girlfriend Kate Greer) who was parachuted back in to save the company last year after being ousted in 2008 from the business.
The Coca-Cola Company reported its Q3 results on October 26, and it was another quarter where negative currency translations and structural changes hindered top line growth. Organic revenue rose 3% ye
The deal would give Qualcomm exposure to the automotive and other growth sectors, making it worth the cost of the chip maker’s overseas cash.

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