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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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Nasdaq, Inc. (NASDAQ:NDAQ) Shares Bought by Louisiana State Employees Retirement System   
October 26, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - Louisiana State Employees Retirement System increased its holdings in Nasdaq, Inc. (NASDAQ:NDAQ) by 18.4% in the third quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
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Ziegler Capital Management LLC Makes New Investment in ICU Medical, Inc. (NASDAQ:ICUI)   
October 26, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - Ziegler Capital Management LLC acquired a new stake in ICU Medical, Inc. (NASDAQ:ICUI) in the third quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund acquired 2,681 shares of the medical instruments supplier’s stock,
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Retirement Systems of Alabama Sells 147,492 Shares of Catalent, Inc. (NYSE:CTLT)   
October 26, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - Retirement Systems of Alabama reduced its holdings in Catalent, Inc. (NYSE:CTLT) by 69.0% during the 3rd quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The institutional investor owned 66,155 shares of the company’s stock after...
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Steris PLC (NYSE:STE) Shares Purchased by Louisiana State Employees Retirement System   
October 26, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - Louisiana State Employees Retirement System boosted its stake in shares of Steris PLC (NYSE:STE) by 16.2% during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The firm owned 4,300 shares of the medical...
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Estimated Net Worth 2016-2018   
October 26, 2020
Source: OpenSecrets.org - Feel free to distribute or cite this material, but please credit the Center for Responsive Politics. For permission to reprint for commercial uses, such as textbooks, contact the Center: info[at]crp.org
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Analysts Set Expectations for BJ's Restaurants, Inc.’s Q1 2021 Earnings (NASDAQ:BJRI)   
October 26, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - Research analysts at Oppenheimer issued their Q1 2021 EPS estimates for shares of BJ's Restaurants in a research report issued on Friday, October 23rd. Oppenheimer analyst B. Bittner expects that the restaurant operator will post...
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Louisiana State Employees Retirement System Grows Position in Xylem Inc. (NYSE:XYL)   
October 26, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - Louisiana State Employees Retirement System lifted its stake in shares of Xylem Inc. (NYSE:XYL) by 18.2% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
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Standard Life Aberdeen plc Sells 40,336 Shares of MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET)   
October 26, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - Standard Life Aberdeen plc lessened its stake in shares of MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET) by 9.3% during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned...
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Bank of America Corp DE Lowers Holdings in Agenus Inc. (NASDAQ:AGEN)   
October 26, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - Bank of America Corp DE trimmed its holdings in Agenus Inc. (NASDAQ:AGEN) by 96.6% during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 42,021 shares of the...
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CENTRAL TRUST Co Lowers Holdings in Penumbra, Inc. (NYSE:PEN)   
October 26, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - CENTRAL TRUST Co trimmed its holdings in Penumbra, Inc. (NYSE:PEN) by 49.9% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The firm owned 417 shares of the company’s stock after selling 415 shares...
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Bank of America Corp DE Acquires 2,742 Shares of DermTech, Inc. (NASDAQ:DMTK)   
October 26, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - Bank of America Corp DE raised its position in shares of DermTech, Inc. (NASDAQ:DMTK) by 28.2% in the 2nd quarter, Holdings Channel.com reports. The firm owned 12,474 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an...
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Avon Library To Host 'Long Term Care Insurance: What You Need To Know'   
October 26, 2020
Source: Patch - If you're 40 or older, long-term care insurance approved by the State's Connecticut Partnership for Long-Term Care should be part
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Forsta AP Fonden Invests $225,000 in Athene Holding Ltd. (NYSE:ATH)   
October 26, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - Forsta AP Fonden bought a new stake in Athene Holding Ltd. (NYSE:ATH) during the third quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The firm bought 6,600 shares of the insurance provider’s stock,
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OPINION | REX NELSON: Trout waters of Arkansas   
October 25, 2020
Source: Arkansas Democrat-Gazette - Life was one of the most respected magazines in the world. A cover story that year featured a float-fishing trip on the White River of Arkansas and Missouri. The 65-mile float took 10 days in 20-foot wooden boats.
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Appian (NASDAQ:APPN) PT Raised to $73.00 at Barclays   
October 25, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - Appian (NASDAQ:APPN) had its target price increased by Barclays from $69.00 to $73.00 in a research note issued on Friday, The Fly reports. The brokerage currently has an “equal weight” rating on the stock.
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Envestnet Asset Management Inc. Lowers Stake in UGI Co. (NYSE:UGI)   
October 25, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - Envestnet Asset Management Inc. lowered its position in shares of UGI Co. (NYSE:UGI) by 2.4% during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).
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Louisiana State Employees Retirement System Buys 2,900 Shares of Ventas, Inc. (NYSE:VTR)   
October 25, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - Louisiana State Employees Retirement System raised its stake in Ventas, Inc. (NYSE:VTR) by 18.1% during the third quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).
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The Fed Saved the Economy but Is Threatening Trillions of Dollars Worth of Middle-Class Retirement   
October 25, 2020
Source: ProPublica - The Federal Reserve has bailed out the stock and bond markets and stabilized the economy with its rock-bottom rates — but at the expense of Social Security and pension funds.
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Louisiana State Employees Retirement System Boosts Stake in Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M)   
October 25, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - Louisiana State Employees Retirement System raised its holdings in Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M) by 70.7% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission.
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BJ's Restaurants (NASDAQ:BJRI) Receives Buy Rating from Oppenheimer   
October 25, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - BJ's Restaurants (NASDAQ:BJRI)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reissued by equities researchers at Oppenheimer in a report released on Friday, AnalystRatings.net reports. They presently have a $40.00 target price...
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RiverFront Dynamic US Dividend Advantage ETF   
October 25, 2020
Source: Dividend.com - In addition, he serves on the firm's Leadership Group and Investment Committee. Prior to joining RiverFront, Adam worked at the Virginia Retirement System (VRS), where he managed International Equity and REIT Portfolios and...
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Citadel Securities Sues SEC for Approving New Stock-Order Type   
October 25, 2020
Source: Wall Street Journal - The proposal won support from a number of institutional investors including Allianz Global Investors, the New York State Common Retirement Fund and Vanguard Group. Like standard limit orders ...
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PATTERSON TRIAL: State seeks forfeiture of retirement funds   
October 25, 2020
Source: The News Courier - What to do with a former judge's retirement funds and how it would affect his upcoming criminal trial were the main topics of a hearing Thursday in the Limestone County
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Tellurian Inc (NASDAQ:TELL) Shares Sold by Bank of America Corp DE   
October 25, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - Bank of America Corp DE trimmed its holdings in shares of Tellurian Inc (NASDAQ:TELL) by 60.3% during the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 156,
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Police chief’s retirement plan possibly in violation of state statute   
October 25, 2020
Source: WBTV - We will seek further clarification from the North Carolina retirement system.” City of Charlotte Yesterday it was announced that Chief Putney with @CMPD would retire, come back for the RNC and then retire again...but that...
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Barclays Increases General Motors (NYSE:GM) Price Target to $40.00   
October 24, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - General Motors (NYSE:GM) (TSE:GMM.U) had its price objective hoisted by equities researchers at Barclays from $39.00 to $40.00 in a report issued on Thursday, The Fly reports. The brokerage presently has an...
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Plexus Corp. (NASDAQ:PLXS) Shares Bought by Louisiana State Employees Retirement System   
October 24, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - Louisiana State Employees Retirement System grew its position in Plexus Corp. (NASDAQ:PLXS) by 69.4% during the third quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 13,
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Louisiana State Employees Retirement System Has $989,000 Stake in Ameren Co. (NYSE:AEE)   
October 24, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - Louisiana State Employees Retirement System increased its position in shares of Ameren Co. (NYSE:AEE) by 17.9% during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange...
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Christopher Hatto Sells 8,148 Shares of General Motors (NYSE:GM) Stock   
October 24, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - CAO Christopher Hatto sold 8,148 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, October 20th. The stock was sold at an average price of $36.00, for a total value of $293,328.
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Field hockey family shows support for hall of fame coach McGuirk, who is battling ALS   
October 24, 2020
Source: New Haven Register - Former Branford coach Cathy McGuirk, diagnosed with ALS last spring, is moved by the support shown with the MilesForMcGuirk fundraiser.
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Ashland City Council holds October session, tackles city issues   
October 24, 2020
Source: Tennessean - Ashland City Vice Mayor Daniel Anderson led the October City Council meeting, which was done by electronic means to protect everyone's health. All but Mayor Steve Allen were present via Zoom. Anderson called the meeting to order...
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Trout waters of Arkansas   
October 24, 2020
Source: Arkansas Democrat-Gazette - Life was one of the most respected magazines in the world. A cover story that year featured a float-fishing trip on the White River of Arkansas and Missouri. The 65-mile float took 10 days in 20-foot wooden boats.
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Texas Municipal aiming $1.2 billion at private equity in 2021   
October 24, 2020
Source: Pensions&Investments - Texas Municipal Retirement System, Austin, will commit up to $1.2 billion to private equity in 2021, a potential increase of $200 million from the prior year, according to an annual review of the asset class presented at a board...
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Insurance, water issues on table for 2021 Florida legislative session   
October 24, 2020
Source: The Daytona Beach News-Journal - Legislative session that begins in March will likely be dominated by responding to the financial impacts of the coronavirus pandemic.
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160 at MassMutual face layoffs due to Empower deal   
October 24, 2020
Source: InvestmentNews - About 2,000 MassMutual workers will receive job offers from Empower, and about 90% of them have been informed, according to the companies
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Capital One Financial Brokers Boost Earnings Estimates for Antero Resources Co. (NYSE:AR)   
October 24, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - Capital One Financial raised their Q3 2020 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for Antero Resources in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday, October 20th. Capital One Financial analyst B. Velie now anticipates that the...
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Connecticut Money: Pandemic raises financial anxiety levels   
October 24, 2020
Source: StamfordAdvocate - Nearly a third of respondents to a recent survey said the pandemic has set them back one or two years in terms of their financial goals.
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CMP goes back to the future in bid to calm customers, short-circuit revolt   
October 24, 2020
Source: Portland Press Herald - asked the 72-year-old businessman to step out of retirement and, essentially, do it again. He even got a special title, executive chairman, and reports directly to the head of Avangrid Networks in Connecticut. But...
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CalSTRS CIO: new derivatives needed to hedge ESG risks   
October 24, 2020
Source: Risk - Christopher Ailman, CIO of CalSTRS, says the fund has struggled to find “good tools” to hedge ESG risks in its $263 billion portfolio. “I have looked at specific ESG risks, where we had exposure to companies...
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The E.W. Scripps (NYSE:SSP) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at Guggenheim   
October 23, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Analysts at Guggenheim started coverage on shares of The E.W. Scripps (NYSE:SSP) in a report released on Thursday, The Fly reports. The firm set a “buy” rating on the stock. A number of other equities analysts have...
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Running the Numbers on Biden’s Tax Policy   
October 23, 2020
Source: New York Times - The Times’s Jim Tankersley and Thomas Kaplan rounded up reports assessing the impact of Mr. Biden’s proposals from the left, right and center. The most noteworth
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R1 RCM (NASDAQ:RCM) Cut to Hold at BidaskClub   
October 23, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - R1 RCM (NASDAQ:RCM) was downgraded by equities research analysts at BidaskClub from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report issued on Thursday, BidAskClub reports. A number of other research...
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First Citizens Bank & Trust Co. Sells 225 Shares of American States Water (NYSE:AWR)   
October 23, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - First Citizens Bank & Trust Co. lowered its stake in shares of American States Water (NYSE:AWR) by 7.6% during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange...
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Lucky enough to have a pension' The Fed’s low interest rates mean it may no longer guarantee a secure retirement.   
October 23, 2020
Source: Washington Post - The central bank’s efforts to keep the economy afloat are undermining the long-term future of the U.S. pension system.
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Meritor (NYSE:MTOR) Price Target Increased to $25.00 by Analysts at Barclays   
October 23, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Meritor (NYSE:MTOR) had its target price boosted by analysts at Barclays from $23.00 to $25.00 in a report issued on Thursday, The Fly reports. The brokerage currently has an “equal weight” rating on the auto parts...
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Brokerages Set CyrusOne Inc (NASDAQ:CONE) Target Price at $82.69   
October 23, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Shares of CyrusOne Inc (NASDAQ:CONE) have been given a consensus recommendation of “Hold” by the twenty-two brokerages that are presently covering the company, Marketbeat reports. One equities research analyst has...
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Navient (NASDAQ:NAVI) Upgraded to “Outperform” by Wedbush   
October 23, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Navient (NASDAQ:NAVI) was upgraded by stock analysts at Wedbush from a “neutral” rating to an “outperform” rating in a research note issued on Thursday, AR Network reports. The brokerage currently has a...
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Fulton Breakefield Broenniman LLC Has $13.08 Million Stock Holdings in iShares S&P 400 MidCap ETF (NYSEARCA:IJH)   
October 23, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Fulton Breakefield Broenniman LLC increased its holdings in shares of iShares S&P 400 MidCap ETF (NYSEARCA:IJH) by 1.6% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The fund owned 70,
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Vikas Verma Sells 35,321 Shares of Installed Building Products Inc (NYSE:IBP) Stock   
October 23, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - Director Vikas Verma sold 35,321 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, October 20th. The shares were sold at an average price of $110.36, for a total value of $3,898,025.56. Following the completion of the...
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Hershey Co (NYSE:HSY) Shares Bought by Louisiana State Employees Retirement System   
October 23, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - Louisiana State Employees Retirement System raised its position in Hershey Co (NYSE:HSY) by 19.0% during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The firm owned 7,500 shares of the company’s stock...
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