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United Bancshares, Inc. operates as a bank holding company for The Union Bank Company that engages in the provision of commercial banking services to small and middle-market businesses and individuals. It accepts various deposit products, including checking accounts, savings and money market accounts, time certificates of deposit, time deposits, and demand deposits. The company also offers various loan products that consist of commercial, consumer, agricultural, residential mortgage, and home equity loans. In addition, it provides automatic teller machine services, safe deposit box rentals, and other personalized banking services. The company serves primarily in the Ohio counties of Allen, Hancock, Putnam, Sandusky, Van Wert, and Wood, as well as with office locations in Bowling Green, Columbus Grove, Delphos, Findlay, Gibsonburg, Kalida, Leipsic, Lima, Ottawa, and Pemberville, Ohio. United Bancshares, Inc. was founded in 1904 and is headquartered in Columbus Grove, Ohio.< /p>
- [By Logan Wallace]
United Bancshares Inc. OH (NASDAQ:UBOH) and Bank of America (NYSE:BAC) are both finance companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, dividends, earnings, risk, institutional ownership, profitability and analyst recommendations.
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Turkcell Iletisim Hizmetleri A.S. engages in establishing and operating a global system for mobile communications network in Turkey. It provides mobile voice, and Internet services over its mobile communications network; voice services, which include wireless telephone services on a prepaid and postpaid basis; mobile Internet and 3G services; consumer services; Telco services; TV and video services; music services; infotainment services; social community and other services; and mobile financial services The company also offers Turkcell enablers and platforms; corporate (B2B); corporate telco; authentication; location based; mobile marketing; machine-to-machine communications; and international roaming services. In addition, it provides Mobile Signature, a GSM service that enables customers to sign electronic documents and transactions with a legally-accepted digital signature using GSM SIM cards; and Mobile Billboard, which enables brands to reach their targeted customers . As of December 31, 2010, the company had approximately 23.3 million prepaid subscribers and 10.1 million postpaid subscribers. It sells its products and services through its distribution network consists of distributors, Turkcell distribution centers, corporate solution centers, non exclusive dealers, Turkcell communication centers, Turkcell stores, and consumer electronic Chains, as well as points of sale for prepaid airtime, including ATMs, POS, Web, call centers, supermarkets, and kiosks. The company was founded in 1993 and is headquartered in Istanbul, Turkey. Turkcell Iletisim Hizmetleri AS is a subsidiary of Turkcell Holding A.S.
- [By Logan Wallace]
Turkcell Iletisim Hizmetleri A.S. (NYSE:TKC) and CHORUS LTD/S (OTCMKTS:CHRYY) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their risk, valuation, institutional ownership, earnings, dividends, profitability and analyst recommendations.
- [By Logan Wallace]
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- [By Rich Smith]
Shares of Turkish telecom Turkcell Iletisim Hizmetleri (NYSE:TKC) plummeted 10% to close at $4.42 per share on Thursday — then proceeded to slide more after-hours. Perhaps worse for investors trying to figure out how to react to this news: There was no obvious reason for the decline.
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Plains GP Holdings, L.P. (PAGP), incorporated on July 17, 2013, owns an interest in the general partner and incentive distribution rights (IDRs) of Plains All American Pipeline, L.P (PAA). The Company has no separate operating activities apart from those conducted by PAA. PAA owns and operates midstream energy infrastructure and provides logistics services for crude oil, natural gas liquids (NGL), natural gas and refined products. PAA conducts its operations through three segments: Transportation, Facilities, and Supply and Logistics. Through its three business segments, the Company is engaged in the transportation, storage, terminaling and marketing of crude oil, NGL and natural gas. The majority of its activities are focused on crude oil, which is the principal feedstock used by refineries in the production of transportation fuels.
The Company’s transportation segment operations consist of fee-based activities associated with transporting crude oil and NGL on pipelines, gathering systems, trucks and barges. The transportation segment also includes equity earnings from its investments in entities that own the BridgeTex, Eagle Ford, White Cliffs, Frontier and Butte pipeline systems, as well as Settoon Towing, in which it owns interests. Additionally, the Company owns interests in entities that are constructing and developing pipeline systems, including Caddo, Diamond and Saddlehorn. The Company has a range of owned or, to a much lesser extent, leased long-term physical assets throughout the United States and Canada in this segment, including approximately 18,100 miles of active crude oil and NGL pipelines and gathering systems; over 30 million barrels of active, above-ground tank capacity used primarily to facilitate pipeline throughput; approximately 830 trailers (primarily in Canada), and over 140 transport and storage barges and approximately 64 transport tugs through its interest in Settoon Towing. The Company’s Crude Oil Pipelines in the United Sta! tes include Basin/Mesa/Sunrise, BridgeTex, Cactus, Permian Basin Area Systems, Eagle Ford Area Systems, Line 63/Line 2000, Bakken Area Systems, Salt Lake City Area Systems, White Cliffs, Capline, Pascagoula and Mid-Continent Area Systems. The Company’s crude oil pipelines in Canada include Manito, Rainbow System, Rangeland System and South Saskatchewan, and its NGL Pipelines in Canada includes the Co-Ed NGL Pipeline System.
The Company’s facilities segment operations consist of fee-based activities associated with providing storage, terminaling and throughput services for crude oil, refined products, NGL and natural gas, as well as NGL fractionation and isomerization services and natural gas and condensate processing services. The Company owns, operates or employs a range of long-term physical assets throughout the United States and Canada in this segment, including approximately 80 million barrels of crude oil and refined products storage capacity primarily at its terminaling and storage locations; approximately 25 million barrels of NGL storage capacity; approximately 100 billion cubic feet (Bcf) of natural gas storage working capacity; approximately 30 Bcf of owned base gas; over 10 natural gas processing plants located throughout Canada and the Gulf Coast area of the United States; a condensate processing facility located in the Eagle Ford area of South Texas with an aggregate processing capacity of approximately 120,000 barrels per day; over seven fractionation plants located throughout Canada and the United States with an aggregate net processing capacity of approximately 166,300 barrels per day, and an isomerization and fractionation facility in California with an aggregate processing capacity of approximately 15,000 barrels per day; over 28 crude oil and NGL rail terminals located throughout the United States and Canada; approximately six marine facilities in the United States with an aggregate load capacity of over 107,000 barrels per hour, including! vapor re! covery rates, and an aggregate unload capacity of approximately 182,000 barrels per hour, and over 1,100 miles of active pipelines that support its facilities assets, consisting primarily of NGL and natural gas pipelines.
Supply and Logistics Segment
The Company’s supply and logistics segment operations consist of the following merchant-related activities, including the purchase of the United States and Canadian crude oil at the wellhead, the bulk purchase of crude oil at pipeline, terminal and rail facilities, and the purchase of cargos at their load port and various other locations in transit; the storage of inventory during contango market conditions and the seasonal storage of NGL and natural gas; the purchase of NGL from producers, refiners, processors and other marketers; the resale or exchange of crude oil and NGL at various points along the distribution chain to refiners or other resellers; the transportation of crude oil and NGL on trucks, barges, railcars, pipelines and ocean-going vessels from various delivery points, market hub locations or directly to end users, such as refineries, processors and fractionation facilities, and the purchase and sale of natural gas. The Company sells its crude oil to oil companies, independent refiners and other resellers in various types of sale and exchange transactions. The Company sells NGL primarily to propane and refined product retailers, petrochemical companies and refiners, and limited volumes to other marketers.
- [By Stephan Byrd]
Plains GP (NYSE:PAGP) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, February 5th. The pipeline company reported $1.12 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.51 by $0.61. Plains GP had a net margin of 0.98% and a return on equity of 2.69%. The firm had revenue of $8.79 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $10.52 billion. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned ($5.16) earnings per share. The firm’s revenue was up 15.5% compared to the same quarter last year. Analysts expect that Plains GP Holdings LP will post 1.61 EPS for the current year.
- [By Motley Fool Transcribers]
Plains GP Holdings LP (NYSE:PAGP)Q4 2018 Earnings Conference CallFeb. 05, 2019, 5:00 p.m. ET
Prepared Remarks Questions and Answers Call Participants
Top Casino Stocks To Invest In Right Now: China TechFaith Wireless Communication Technology Limited(CNTF)
China Techfaith Wireless Communication Technology Limited, incorporated on June 25, 2004, is a developer, owner and operator of commercial real estate properties across China, as well as China-based mobile solutions provider for the global mobile handsets market. The Company’s segments include Mobile phone business and Real estate business. The Company focuses on the original design and development of specialized mobile handsets under its customer’s brands and its own brands for consumers and enterprises, and the sales of finished products to its local and international customers.
Mobile phone business
The Company provides primary types of products to its customers, including feature phones, smart phones, wireless modules and data cards, other components, such as printed circuit board assemblies, as well as wireless software and applications. The Company provides supervisory and technical support to electronic manufacturing services (EMS) providers. Its EMS providers engage in assembly and manufacturing operations and offer testing services of the assembled printed circuit boards, systems and subsystems. The Company offers Mobile Handset Design Services based on Existing Platforms to design a new model of mobile handset based on its existing design platform. The Company’s Successor Model Design Services allows designing a successor model of an existing customer’s mobile handset previously designed by it to incorporate additional functions and/or industrial design. Its Mobile Handset Design Services Based on New Platforms allows designing a new model of mobile handset based on a new design platform specified by the customer.
Real estate business
The Company buys office building and acquires land use. The Company acquires land use right, finance real estate deals, build projects, create, imagine, control and orchestrate the process of development from the beginning to end. The Company’s activities range from construction, renovation and re-lease of exi! sting buildings to purchase of raw land and the sale of existing buildings.
The Company competes with Sim Technology Group Limited, BYD Electronics Limited, Longcheer Holdings Limited, Seal Technologies Limited, Apple, Samsung, ZTE, Huawei, Lenovo, Xiaomi, Wanda Group, Capital Land, R&F Properties and Soho China.
- [By Max Byerly]
eXp World (NASDAQ:EXPI) and China Techfaith Wireless Comm. Tech. (NASDAQ:CNTF) are both small-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, institutional ownership, valuation, profitability, risk, analyst recommendations and dividends.
Top Casino Stocks To Invest In Right Now: Wabash National Corporation(WNC)
Wabash National Corporation, incorporated on September 13, 1991, is engaged in designing, manufacturing and marketing standard and customized truck and tank trailers, intermodal equipment and transportation related products. The Company’s segments include Commercial Trailer Products, Diversified Products, Retail, and Corporate and Eliminations. The Commercial Trailer Products segment produces and sells new trailers to the Retail segment and to customers who purchase trailers directly from the Company or through independent dealers. The Diversified Products segment focuses to expand its customer base, and diversify its product offerings and revenues. The Retail segment includes the sale of new and used trailers, as well as the sale of after-market parts and service, through its retail branch network.
Commercial Trailer Products
The Company’s Commercial Trailer Products segment manufactures standard and customized van and platform trailers. Through its Commercial Trailer Products segment, it also operates a wood flooring production facility that manufactures laminated hard wood oak products for its van trailer products. The Commercial Trailer Products transportation equipment is marketed under the Wabash, DuraPlate, DuraPlateHD, DuraPlate XD-35, ArcticLite, RoadRailer, Transcraft and Benson trademarks directly to customers, through independent dealers and through its Company-owned retail branch network. For its van business, it utilizes a total of over 25 independent dealers with approximately 60 locations throughout North America to market and distribute its trailers. The Company distributes its flatbed and dropdeck trailers through a network of over 70 independent dealers with approximately 120 locations throughout North America. In addition, it maintains a used fleet sales center to focus on selling both and small fleet trade packages to the wholesale market.
The Company’s Commercial Trailer Products segment specializes in the development of products for its key! markets.. The dry van market represents its product line and includes trailers sold under DuraPlate, DuraPlateHD, DuraPlate XD-35 trademarks. Its DuraPlate trailers utilize a technology, which consists of a plate wall. Its Platform trailers are sold under Transcraft and Benson trademarks. The Refrigerated trailers have insulating foam in the walls, roof and floor, which improves both the insulation capabilities and durability of the trailers. The Company’s refrigerated trailers are sold under the ArcticLite trademark and use its SolarGuard technology, coupled with its foaming process. The Specialty Trailers products include an array of specialty equipment and services generally focused on products that require a degree of customer specifications and requirements. These specialty products include converter dollies, Big Tire Hauler and RoadRailer trailers and Steel Coil Hauler. Its aftermarket component products include dry van, refrigerated and platform trailers. The truck body product leverages its DuraPlate technology utilized in dry van trailers and also includes the introduction of a molded structural composite panel designed to improve weight and thermal efficiency in refrigerated truck body applications. Its Used Trailers include the sales of used trailers through its used fleet sales center. The Company manufactures laminated hardwood oak products used primarily in its dry van trailer segment at its manufacturing operations located in Harrison, Arkansas.
The Company’s Diversified Products segment focuses to expand its customer base and diversify its product offerings, end markets and revenues by leveraging its intellectual property and technology, including its DuraPlate panel technology, drawing on its core manufacturing and making available products that are complementary to the truck and tank trailers and transportation equipment the Company offers. This segment includes an array of products and solutions. The Diversified Products segment consists! of over f! our business units: Tank Trailer, Aviation & Truck Equipment, Process Systems and Composites. The Tank Trailer business sells products through several brands, including Walker Transport, Brenner Tank, Bulk International and Beall Trailers. These brands represent liquid transportation systems, and include a line of stainless steel and aluminum tank trailers for the North American chemical, dairy, food and beverage, and petroleum and energy services markets.
The Company’s offerings related to the Process Systems business include brands, such as Walker Engineered Products and Extract Technology. These brands represents isolators, stationary silos and downflow booths around the world for the chemical, dairy, food and beverage, pharmaceutical and nuclear markets. The Aviation & Truck Equipment business is a manufacturer of truck-mounted tanks used in the aviation, refined fuel, heating oil, propane and liquid waste industries with products offered under the Garsite and Progress Tank brands. The Company’s Composites business includes offerings under its DuraPlate composite panel technology, which contains properties of strength and durability that can be utilized in numerous applications in addition to truck trailers and truck bodies. The Diversified Products segment leverages its DuraPlate panel technology to develop numerous products, including the DuraPlate AeroSkirt, an aerodynamic solution for over-the-road trailers. The Composites business has developed a line of aerodynamic solutions, including AeroSkirt CX, Ventix DRS and AeroFin. In addition, it utilizes DuraPlate technology in the production of truck bodies, overhead doors and other industrial applications. These DuraPlate composite products are sold to original equipment manufacturers and aftermarket customers. Its Bulk Tank International manufactures stainless-steel tank trailers for the oil and gas, and chemical end markets. The Brenner Tank manufactures stainless-steel and aluminum tank trailers, dry bulk trailers, fiberglass reinfo! rced poly! tank trailers, as well as vacuum tank trailers and carbon steel frac tanks for the oil and gas, chemical, energy and environmental services end markets.
The Company’s Retail segment includes over 15 Company-owned retail branch locations, which are located in metropolitan areas to provide additional opportunities to distribute its products, diversify its factory direct sales, and offer services and support capabilities for its customers. Additionally, this segment includes over nine onsite service locations. Its retail branch network’s sale of new and used trailers, aftermarket parts and service generally provides enhanced margin opportunities. The Company’s Retail segment offers products in over three general categories, including new trailers, used trailers, and parts and service. It sells new trailers produced by the Commercial Trailer Products and Diversified Products segment. Additionally, it sells specialty trailers produced by third parties that are purchased in smaller quantities for local or regional transportation needs. The Company provides replacement parts and accessories, maintenance service and trailer repairs and conversions for trailers and other related equipment. It sells used trailers through its retail branch network to enable them to remarket and promote new trailer sales in the local regions in which the Company operates.
The Company competes with Great Dane, Utility, Hyundai Translead and Stoughton.
- [By Dan Caplinger]
Wall Street was able to claw back some of its lost ground on Friday, as the Dow Jones Industrial Average bounced back from about 1,250 points’ worth of losses on Wednesday and Thursday. Major benchmarks were up anywhere from 1% to 2%, but some investors weren’t pleased to see that the small-cap Russell 2000 Index wasn’t able to join its larger-cap peers in posting similar gains. Largely forgotten amid the market’s volatility is the fact that third-quarter earnings season is underway, and some stocks suffered from disappointing results. PNC Financial Services Group (NYSE:PNC), Wabash National (NYSE:WNC), and Momenta Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:MNTA) were among the worst performers on the day. Here’s why they did so poorly.
- [By Shane Hupp]
Wabash National Co. (NYSE:WNC) shares reached a new 52-week low on Friday . The company traded as low as $17.91 and last traded at $18.09, with a volume of 33824 shares trading hands. The stock had previously closed at $18.51.
- [By Shane Hupp]
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- [By Stephan Byrd]
Bank of Nova Scotia raised its stake in shares of Cboe Global Markets Inc (NASDAQ:CBOE) by 4.1% during the 4th quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The firm owned 23,980 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after acquiring an additional 944 shares during the quarter. Bank of Nova Scotia’s holdings in Cboe Global Markets were worth $2,346,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.
- [By Asit Sharma]
Exchange holding company Cboe Global Markets (NYSEMKT:CBOE) enjoyed brisk trading across multiple asset classes after two consecutive quarters of sluggish volume. Management also indicated that it expects robust utilization of the company’s options and futures instruments during the 2019 trading year.
- [By Motley Fool Transcription]
Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (NYSEMKT:CBOE)Q4 2018 Earnings Conference CallFeb. 8, 2019, 8:30 a.m. ET
Prepared Remarks Questions and Answers Call Participants
- [By Logan Wallace]
Clinton Group Inc. boosted its position in Cboe Global Markets Inc (NASDAQ:CBOE) by 64.6% during the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 43,235 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after purchasing an additional 16,970 shares during the quarter. Cboe Global Markets comprises 1.5% of Clinton Group Inc.’s holdings, making the stock its 18th biggest position. Clinton Group Inc.’s holdings in Cboe Global Markets were worth $4,149,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.