Bank of America Corp DE Raises Stock Holdings in Agree Realty Co. (NYSE:ADC)

Bank of America Corp DE raised its position in shares of Agree Realty Co. (NYSE:ADC) by 249.4% in the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 133,205 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after acquiring an additional 95,081 shares during the quarter. Bank of America Corp DE owned approximately 0.25% of Agree Realty worth $8,753,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Several other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in the business. Balyasny Asset Management LLC raised its holdings in shares of Agree Realty by 14.4% during the second quarter. Balyasny Asset Management LLC now owns 48,592 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $3,193,000 after acquiring an additional 6,114 shares during the last quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. raised its holdings in shares of Agree Realty by

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FactSet Research Systems (NYSE:FDS) Given New $290.00 Price Target at Bank of America

FactSet Research Systems (NYSE:FDS) had its price objective lifted by Bank of America from $263.00 to $290.00 in a report released on Friday morning, Benzinga reports. They currently have an underperform rating on the business services provider’s stock.

FDS has been the subject of a number of other research reports. Deutsche Bank boosted their price target on FactSet Research Systems from $293.00 to $315.00 and gave the company a hold rating in a research report on Friday. UBS Group boosted their price target on FactSet Research Systems from $298.00 to $313.00 and gave the company a sell rating in a research report on Friday. Northcoast Research downgraded FactSet Research Systems from a neutral rating to a sell rating and set a $240.00 price target for the company. in a research report on Thursday, June 11th. Morgan Stanley boosted their price target on FactSet Research Systems from $251.00 to $264.00 and

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Bank of America Corp DE Has $8.75 Million Stock Position in H & R Block Inc (NYSE:HRB)

Bank of America Corp DE reduced its holdings in H & R Block Inc (NYSE:HRB) by 27.5% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the SEC. The firm owned 612,656 shares of the company’s stock after selling 232,285 shares during the quarter. Bank of America Corp DE’s holdings in H & R Block were worth $8,748,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions in the company. Legacy Bridge LLC acquired a new position in H & R Block in the 2nd quarter valued at approximately $26,000. Twin Tree Management LP acquired a new position in H & R Block in the 2nd quarter valued at approximately $50,000. Rampart Investment Management Company LLC increased its position in H & R Block by 175.9% in the 2nd quarter. Rampart Investment Management

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Bank of America Issues $2 Billion Equality Progress Sustainability Bond

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Bank of America announced today the issuance of a $2 billion Equality Progress Sustainability Bond designed to advance racial equality, economic opportunity and environmental sustainability, the first offering of its kind in the financial services industry.

The transaction also represents the first sustainability bond issued by a U.S. bank holding company where the social portion of the use of proceeds will be dedicated to financial empowerment of Black and Hispanic-Latino communities.

This is Bank of America’s eighth environmental, social and governance (ESG)-themed corporate bond, bringing the firm’s aggregate total of issuance to $9.85 billon.

“Our focus on sustainable finance is one of the ways we drive responsible growth. By addressing these critically important issues through ESG-themed securities, we are offering a way for fixed income investors to be part of social and environmental change, and drive solutions

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North America Immunohematology Market Revenue to Surpass USD 1,084.5 Million by 2026

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Sep 25, 2020 (Market Insight Reports) —
The research report on North America Immunohematology Market offers a thorough understanding on this industry with significant details subject to its overall foothold in the global landscape and its application across major end-user industries and sectors.

According to this report, North America immunohematology industry recorded a remuneration of USD 699.9 million in 2018 and is likely to surpass USD 1,084.5 Million by 2026, increasing at a considerable CAGR of 5.6%. Moreover, the document also lays focus on the vital information beneficial for various stakeholders in terms of the current market scenario, advancing technologies, expansive competitive landscape, industry strategies, growth prospects, and market segmentations.

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The report further offers an insight to various factors that are touted to drive the growth curve of

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CrowdStrike: The Opportunity That Is Small Business America (NASDAQ:CRWD)

CrowdStrike, Inc. (CRWD) originally designed its Falcon endpoint security platform to appeal to enterprise users but has broad appeal to the small business segment in just the United States alone. The analysis here builds a case for CrowdStrike to grow increasingly stronger as a go-to solution for small businesses.

Small is Big

Some of us might be surprised at what SBA (Small Business America) considers to be a ‘small business.’ Per the SBA Table of Size Standards, a business can qualify as being small based on the number of employees and average annual receipts, both of which vary by industry segment. The size standard classification is intended to assess a business’s eligibility for SBA loan programs and federal contract opportunities. To offer a rough idea of the range of eligibility, depending on the segment a business operates in, it can be classified as a small business if annual receipts are

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Bank of America Wants More Diversity on Its Investment Platform

Bank of America headquarters in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo: AP)

Three months after it announced a $1 billion, four-year commitment to help local communities address economic and racial inequality, Bank of America has announced additional steps to increase diversity among the asset managers on its investment platform.

Its chief investment office, which had been evaluating asset managers’ diversity and inclusion policies and practices at the organization and investment team levels through its due diligence team, is now expanding that analysis into its overall assessments of asset managers’ investments. The results of that analysis will factor into the team’s level of conviction for a particular manager’s investment strategies. 

The office will also collaborate with asset managers and industry groups who are focused on developing investment solutions that direct capital to diverse managers and provide capital to diverse-owned businesses and populations as part of their underlying investment mandates.

“We recognized the need

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Insights From Audi Of America

“Every customer is literally irreplaceable” is one of my customer service consulting mantras. And though I consider myself a convincing fellow, this concept of the irreplaceable customer can be a hard sell. I most often come across companies, in my work as a customer service consultant and customer experience turnaround expert, that have been lulled into expecting their sales and marketing efforts to bring in and convert fresh prospects to replace the ones they lose as a matter of course through a less than stellar customer experience.

The problem with this approach is not just that it’s costly. It’s also that it can only be counted on when the luck is running your way. 

If the economy weakens, or new players enter your field, or your competitors get more aggressive on price, you’re going to wish you still had loyalty you’ve lost, the customers you treated poorly and let drift

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Mastercard expands digital first card programme in North America


Directly addressing today’s generation, who does everything – from ordering meals to scheduling doctor’s appointments – on their mobile phones or online, Mastercard today announced the expansion of its Digital First Card Program in North America.

Mastercard is partnering with payment processors including CoreCard, FIS, Fiserv, Galileo, i2c, Marqeta, PTS and TSYS, a Global Payments Company, to provide them with the foundational digital guidelines that will enable consumers to experience a best-in-class digital banking experience, including near-instant access to card information, the flexibility to shop with ease, and the peace-of-mind to securely transact, among other benefits.

Together with Mastercard, these players will work with issuing banks to ensure the foundational requirements of the Digital First Card Program are met, which has been built to deliver an optimal and secure consumer experience by focusing on four key areas:

  • Online Application: Enables consumers to apply online and receive card information
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Bank of America Names Lionel Nowell Lead Independent Director Successor

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Bank of America announced today that independent members of its Board of Directors unanimously selected Lionel Nowell to be lead independent director successor. Nowell will succeed Jack Bovender upon his retirement from the Board at the annual meeting of shareholders in April 2021, in accordance with the company’s corporate governance guidelines.

Bovender, 75, has been an independent director at Bank of America since January 2013, and lead independent director since October 2014. Prior to that, he served as chairman and chief executive officer of HCA Inc., the largest investor-owned hospital system. He began his career in hospital administration in the U.S. Navy.

“I want to thank the Board for allowing me to serve as lead independent director,” Bovender said. “Over the years, I have had the privilege of working alongside many talented directors and employees at Bank

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