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Listed below are the 50 most recent news articles about United States Pension Funds, continuously gathered from around the globe by the Institute.  The flow of news involved United States Pension Funds in general as well as the activities of specific United States Pension Funds and their investments. Archives are available in this content silo (which are permanently maintained).

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SiO2 Materials Science’s $163 million expansion in Auburn, Alabama to create 220 jobs   
July 07, 2020
Source: poandpo.com - Governor Kay Ivey announced that SiO2 Materials Science plans to invest $163 million in an expansion at its Auburn facility after securing a major contract to supply the federal government with vials to support the coronavirus...
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Ignore Negative Short Term Technicals, Buy Bristow Group At 4x Free Cash Flow For Great Returns Over 5 Years   
July 07, 2020
Source: Seeking Alpha - Management updated EBITDA guidance in June to $200 million from $240 million in January. Even at the reduced guidance the stock trades at ~4x FCF.
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Virginia Retirement System reports 2% gain in investment value in face of pandemic shutdown   
July 07, 2020
Source: Richmond - The Virginia Retirement System expects a 2% return on investments in the fiscal year that ended June 30 after weathering a deep loss in the state pension system's value in
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TPG RE Finance Trust (NYSE:TRTX) Raised to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research   
July 06, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of TPG RE Finance Trust (NYSE:TRTX) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a report issued on Saturday, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “TPG RE Finance Trust,
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New Mexico Educational Retirement Board Has $257,000 Stock Holdings in Kimco Realty Corp (NYSE:KIM)   
July 06, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - New Mexico Educational Retirement Board decreased its holdings in shares of Kimco Realty Corp (NYSE:KIM) by 18.3% in the 1st quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).
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How our sewage could warn us of future outbreaks of COVID-19   
July 06, 2020
Source: Seattle Times - Remnants of the virus that causes COVID-19 are popping up in scientific samples of raw sewage in Tacoma. Researchers believe their data could be an early warning system for future outbreaks.
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Engineers Gate Manager LP Trims Holdings in Mobileiron Inc (NASDAQ:MOBL)   
July 06, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Engineers Gate Manager LP trimmed its stake in shares of Mobileiron Inc (NASDAQ:MOBL) by 67.9% during the first quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 53,
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Killeen officials to present FY21 budget Tuesday   
July 06, 2020
Source: Killeen Daily Herald - In two days, the Killeen City Council will go over the city’s fiscal year 2021 budget publicly for the first time, looking at how taxpayers’ money and other revenue will
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Engineers Gate Manager LP Reduces Position in Sunstone Hotel Investors Inc (NYSE:SHO)   
July 06, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Engineers Gate Manager LP decreased its position in shares of Sunstone Hotel Investors Inc (NYSE:SHO) by 44.8% during the 1st quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange...
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Deutsche Bank AG Sells 2,271 Shares of Cars.com Inc. (NYSE:CARS)   
July 06, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Deutsche Bank AG trimmed its position in shares of Cars.com Inc. (NYSE:CARS) by 2.3% during the 1st quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).
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Voya gets five-year renewal on CalPERS 457 Plan contract   
July 06, 2020
Source: Seeking Alpha - The California Public Employee Retirement System ("CalPERS") extends its contract with Voya Financial's (NYSE:VOYA) Retirement business for another five years.Voya serves as the sole recordkee
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To be fair, consider history behind state pay raises   
July 05, 2020
Source: The Day - In 2017, our editorial board endorsed and urged passage of a controversial labor deal worked out by then Gov. Dannel P. Malloy. The deal saved the
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General Mills, Inc. (NYSE:GIS) to Post Q1 2021 Earnings of $0.83 Per Share, Piper Sandler Forecasts   
July 05, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - Research analysts at Piper Sandler reduced their Q1 2021 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for General Mills in a report released on Wednesday, July 1st. Piper Sandler analyst M. Lavery now forecasts that the company will post...
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Darden Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE:DRI) Shares Purchased by The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company   
July 05, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company increased its holdings in shares of Darden Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE:DRI) by 16.1% in the first quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange...
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Carnival Corp (NYSE:CCL) Shares Sold by Guggenheim Capital LLC   
July 05, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Guggenheim Capital LLC lessened its stake in shares of Carnival Corp (NYSE:CCL) by 6.1% during the first quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).
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The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company Raises Holdings in Store Capital Corp (NYSE:STOR)   
July 05, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company boosted its holdings in shares of Store Capital Corp (NYSE:STOR) by 102.6% during the 1st quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The institutional investor owned 363,
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Auburn company plans $163M expansion to support Covid vaccine efforts   
July 05, 2020
Source: The Business Journals - An Auburn company is planning a $163 million expansion after securing a major contract to support the Covid-19 vaccine effort. SiO2 Materials Science will be supplying the federal government with ...
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Western Asset Mortgage Capital (NYSE:WMC) Stock Rating Upgraded by ValuEngine   
July 05, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - ValuEngine upgraded shares of Western Asset Mortgage Capital (NYSE:WMC) from a strong sell rating to a sell rating in a research note issued to investors on Thursday, ValuEngine reports. A number of other brokerages have also...
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Town Of Ledyard Sets Public Hearing For July 22 On Dog Control, Retirement Board, Youth Services   
July 05, 2020
Source: Patch - An Ordinance Establishing Retirement Plans And A Retirement Board for the Town of Ledyard General Government And Board of Education Employees" (3) Proposed Amendments to Ordinance #100-011 "An Ordinance Establishing a Youth...
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XOM Jul 2020 33.000 call   
July 04, 2020
Source: YAHOO! - That needs to change, according to the New York State Common Retirement Fund, California State Teachers’ Retirement System, and Ceres, a Boston-based coalition of investors with $30 trillion of ...
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Tag Archives: pension   
July 04, 2020
Source: New Orleans City Business - The Louisiana State Employees Retirement System, with an assets-to-liabilities ratio of 64 percent, has enough money on hand to pay beneficiaries for 9.4 years, according to a new ranking of public retirement funds from the...
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Store Capital Corp (NYSE:STOR) to Post Q2 2020 Earnings of $0.46 Per Share, Jefferies Financial Group Forecasts   
July 04, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - Analysts at Jefferies Financial Group issued their Q2 2020 earnings per share estimates for shares of Store Capital in a report released on Monday, June 29th. Jefferies Financial Group analyst L. Tsai anticipates that the real...
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Finances back on GT board agenda   
July 04, 2020
Source: Traverse City Record-Eagle - The 2019 valuation from the Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan was received June 18, said County Administrator Nate Alger. Both assets and liabilities of the county’s pension plan ...
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FormFactor (NASDAQ:FORM) Now Covered by Needham & Company LLC   
July 04, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - Equities research analysts at Needham & Company LLC began coverage on shares of FormFactor (NASDAQ:FORM) in a research report issued on Thursday, TipRanks reports. The brokerage set a “hold” rating on the...
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AQR Capital Management LLC Invests $1.60 Million in Guardant Health Inc (NASDAQ:GH)   
July 04, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - Utah Retirement Systems raised its holdings in shares of Guardant Health by 2.9% in the 4th quarter. Utah Retirement Systems now owns 7,100 shares of the company’s stock valued at $555,000 after purchasing an additional 200...
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FSKR's Discount To NAV Makes It A Buy   
July 04, 2020
Source: Seeking Alpha - After a few years of restructuring, FS/KKR now serves as the investment adviser to FS KKR Capital Corp. and FS KKR Capital Corp. II. FSKR’s new listing on the N
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Fred Alger Management LLC Sells 1,000 Shares of Principia Biopharma Inc (NASDAQ:PRNB)   
July 04, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - Fred Alger Management LLC decreased its holdings in Principia Biopharma Inc (NASDAQ:PRNB) by 25.0% during the 1st quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission.
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Park National Corp OH Buys New Shares in Brooks Automation, Inc (NASDAQ:BRKS)   
July 04, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Park National Corp OH acquired a new stake in Brooks Automation, Inc (NASDAQ:BRKS) during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund acquired 5,
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Connecticut Money: Pandemic hurts confidence in retirement savings   
July 04, 2020
Source: Houston Chronicle - According to one survey, one in three baby boomers and one in four Generation Xers say they feel less confident they will be able to retire comfortably.
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Best Beach Towns in North Carolina for Investing   
July 04, 2020
Source: Investopedia - With the sixth-longest coastline in the U.S. and reliably friendly summer weather, North Carolina features a number of beach towns that are perennial favorite vacation destinations for both North ...
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Dan Walters: CalPERS gambling on risky borrow-and-invest strategy   
July 04, 2020
Source: Marin Independent Journal - The California Public Employees Retirement System, the nation’s largest pension trust, benefited greatly from the runup in stocks and other investments during the last few years, topping $400
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Park National Corp OH Takes $278,000 Position in Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE:THO)   
July 04, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - Park National Corp OH acquired a new stake in Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE:THO) during the second quarter, Holdings Channel.com reports. The fund acquired 2,608 shares of the construction company’s stock,
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$1.39 Earnings Per Share Expected for WEX Inc (NYSE:WEX) This Quarter   
July 03, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Wall Street analysts expect that WEX Inc (NYSE:WEX) will post earnings per share of $1.39 for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Eight analysts have provided estimates for WEX’s earnings.
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Alexander & Baldwin (NYSE:ALEX) Cut to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research   
July 03, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Alexander & Baldwin (NYSE:ALEX) from a strong-buy rating to a hold rating in a report issued on Tuesday, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “Alexander & Baldwin,
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Tennessee Consolidated commits $200m to in-house domestic REIT strategy   
July 03, 2020
Source: IPE - Tennessee Consolidated Retirement System (TCRS) has approved a $200m (€177m) commitment each to an internally managed US real estate investment trust (REIT) portfolio and a Carlyle Group managed core-plus real estate fund.
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ACCO Brands (NYSE:ACCO) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research   
July 03, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of ACCO Brands (NYSE:ACCO) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report issued on Tuesday, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “ACCO Brands Corporation is a world leader in...
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Analysts Anticipate Boingo Wireless Inc (NASDAQ:WIFI) Will Announce Earnings of -$0.07 Per Share   
July 03, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Wall Street analysts expect that Boingo Wireless Inc (NASDAQ:WIFI) will announce earnings per share (EPS) of ($0.07) for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Five analysts have issued estimates for Boingo Wireless’...
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Lululemon Athletica (NASDAQ:LULU) Given New $340.00 Price Target at Robert W. Baird   
July 03, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - Lululemon Athletica (NASDAQ:LULU) had its price target increased by research analysts at Robert W. Baird from $330.00 to $340.00 in a report released on Thursday, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. The firm currently has an...
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Engineers Gate Manager LP Acquires Shares of 2,332 Carlisle Companies, Inc. (NYSE:CSL)   
July 03, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Engineers Gate Manager LP acquired a new stake in shares of Carlisle Companies, Inc. (NYSE:CSL) in the 1st quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor acquired 2,
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DA Davidson Weighs in on ALERUS FINL COR/SH’s Q2 2020 Earnings (OTCMKTS:ALRS)   
July 03, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Several institutional investors and hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in ALRS. New York State Common Retirement Fund acquired a new stake in shares of ALERUS FINL COR/SH during the 1st quarter worth about...
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General Mills (NYSE:GIS) Price Target Raised to $62.00   
July 03, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - General Mills (NYSE:GIS) had its price objective lifted by stock analysts at Morgan Stanley from $61.00 to $62.00 in a research report issued to clients and investors on Thursday, BenzingaRatingsTable reports.
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Christopher John Nielsen Sells 3,000 Shares of Redfin Corp (NASDAQ:RDFN) Stock   
July 03, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - CFO Christopher John Nielsen sold 3,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Friday, June 26th. The stock was sold at an average price of $40.31, for a total transaction of $120,930.00.
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CBL & Associates Properties (NYSE:CBL) Shares Gap Down to $0.27   
July 02, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - CBL & Associates Properties, Inc. (NYSE:CBL)’s share price gapped down prior to trading on Tuesday . The stock had previously closed at $0.26, but opened at $0.27. CBL & Associates Properties shares last traded at...
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Wellington Management Group LLP Cuts Stock Holdings in Mdu Resources Group Inc (NYSE:MDU)   
July 02, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Wellington Management Group LLP decreased its position in shares of Mdu Resources Group Inc (NYSE:MDU) by 67.1% during the first quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange...
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KeyCorp Comments on Middleby Corp’s FY2020 Earnings (NASDAQ:MIDD)   
July 02, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - Analysts at KeyCorp boosted their FY2020 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for shares of Middleby in a research report issued on Sunday, June 28th. KeyCorp analyst J. Hammond now forecasts that the industrial products company...
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Boeing Wants Out Of Investor Suit Over Max 8 Safety   
July 02, 2020
Source: Law360 - Boeing pushed an Illinois federal judge to toss a proposed securities class action accusing the company of hiding safety problems in its 737 Max 8 jets, arguing Tuesday that while the shareholders bring "an avalanche of...
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BMO Capital Markets Reiterates Hold Rating for Lululemon Athletica (NASDAQ:LULU)   
July 02, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - Lululemon Athletica (NASDAQ:LULU)‘s stock had its “hold” rating reiterated by equities researchers at BMO Capital Markets in a research report issued to clients and investors on Tuesday, Stock Target Advisor...
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CalSTRS CIO: The market has given us a V-shaped recovery, but the real economy is more of a U or a W pattern   
July 02, 2020
Source: CNBC - CalSTRS chief investment officer Chris Ailman discusses the disconnect between the financial markets and the economy, and how one of the nation's largest public pension funds recommends investors set themselves up for the second...
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Exxon and Chevron Face Investor Pressure for Oil Demand Outlook   
July 02, 2020
Source: Rigzone - Exxon Mobil Corp. and Chevron Corp. don’t publish such estimates, meaning that shareholders are less able to scrutinize how the companies’ investment plans square with expectations for a global transition to clean...
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Work From Home Jobs for Retirees   
July 02, 2020
Source: U.S. News & World Report - There are several different jobs for retirees that can be carried out from the comfort of your own home. Many work at home jobs for retirees come with flexible hours and provide the chance to earn a little extra cash each month.
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