Markets


Ryan: Liberals favour a government-heavy agenda for elites
- October 17, 2016

Yet the polls conducted this week, after the second presidential debate Sunday, have not been apocalyptic. On Friday night, a videotape surfaced in which Trump made lewd comments about touching women without their consent. He's seen the benefits of having someone at the top of the ticket who can self-finance his campaign and is not influenced by traditional Republican power brokers or, for that matter, public opinion. (more...)
Cost cuts help Pearson to reiterate targets amid tough trading Cost cuts help Pearson to reiterate targets amid tough trading
- October 17, 2016

The company announced a reorganization in January that includes 4,000 job cuts and higher investment in digital services and emerging markets. Analysts had expected a nine-month fall of 5%. If current exchange rates persist until the end of 2016, the earnings per share guidance range will increase by approximately 4.5 pence to 54.5-59.5p. (more...)
Global stocks down on strong dollar & weak Chinese data Global stocks down on strong dollar & weak Chinese data
- October 17, 2016

China's refined fuel exports in September rose 21.1 percent from a year ago to 4.3 million tonnes, near the record high 4.57 million tonnes notched in July and well up on August's 3.7 million tonnes. Industries that depend heavily on China and global economic growth, like technology and energy companies, also fell. After a rough start to the year, China's economy has shown signs of steadying, thanks largely to the building boom, but some analysts warn the housing frenzy may be peaking as ... (more...)
Agree Realty Corp. (ADC) Coverage Initiated at FBR & Co
- October 17, 2016

A number of other analysts have also recently weighed in on the company. Stifel Nicolaus cut CoreSite Realty Corp. from a hold rating to a sell rating and set a $79.00 price target on the stock.in a research report on Monday, July 11th. The stock was sold at an average price of $66.68, for a total value of $166,700.00. Following the transaction, the insider now directly owns 391,186 shares in the company, valued at approximately $31,909,042.02. (more...)
BBC blunder sees escaped gorilla replace Nicola Sturgeon BBC blunder sees escaped gorilla replace Nicola Sturgeon
- October 17, 2016

He was free for about 90 minutes before armed keepers tranquilised him. "The story we will be taking about later, as you've probably guessed from the pictures, is about the escaped gorilla at London Zoo. "This incident could have ended very differently". The Independent has contacted ZSL London Zoo for comment. The gorilla got as far as a secure area of the keepers, but this is the proof the captive wild animals go under a lot of stress in such facilities and they always look to escape. (more...)
Harvick wins at Kansas; Hamlin drops to 10th in Chase Harvick wins at Kansas; Hamlin drops to 10th in Chase
- October 17, 2016

He's won 38 times in the Xfinity Series, but never in seven tries at Kansas, and none of his 27 wins in the Sprint Cup Series has come there. The result for both of them was finishes outside of the top-30. In other words, all the pressure that Harvick avoided with his win. CITY, Kan. - He did it again. It's the track type he has thrived on, he has the momentum and he has the drive to get it done. (more...)
NC will extend voter registration in 36 counties
- October 17, 2016

Floodwaters inundated the historic black town of Princeville, North Carolina, on Thursday, leaving homes submerged to their roof lines as the state's death toll in the aftermath of Hurricane Matthew climbed to 22. The Georgia Coalition for People's Agenda, Georgia State Conference of the NAACP and the Third Sector corporation, a nonprofit group that engages with underrepresented communities, filed a joint lawsuit at the U.S. (more...)
Donald Trump will honor election results if Clinton wins: Pence
- October 17, 2016

The Ashby Law Firm also noted the many checks and balances involved in presidential elections: Many crucial stages of the process, such as the testing of voting machines and counting of the votes, are either carried out by citizens or overseen and cross-checked by representatives from both candidates' campaigns - sometimes the process includes both citizens and representatives. (more...)
Michigan Dems, poised to boost ranks, aim for House control Michigan Dems, poised to boost ranks, aim for House control
- October 17, 2016

Pence said on Sunday he and Trump would respect the will of the voters. Republicans in particular have been repeatedly challenged by state Democrats to disavow their presidential nominee, Donald Trump, following various provocative remarks he's made. (more...)
Where is Dominion Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:DM) Headed Near Term? Where is Dominion Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:DM) Headed Near Term?
- October 17, 2016

The average recommendation is the arithmetical average of the individual analyst ratings contributed by sell-side research to produce a Consensus Analyst Rating for each stock. Presently, covering analysts are anticipating Martin Midstream Partners L.P. (NASDAQ:MMLP) to report quarterly EPS of $0.03. The high end estimate for this time frame is $1.86 with the low being $1.19. (more...)
Benedict Cumberbatch, Tilda Swinton Promote Doctor Strange Benedict Cumberbatch, Tilda Swinton Promote Doctor Strange
- October 17, 2016

So we're going to split the difference and be as vague as possible about this find while posting absolutely no links to the footage in question. Unusual will agree to find Odin and Loki if they agree to leave Earth, go back to Asgard, and never come back, to which Thor agrees. (more...)
Andy Murray has eyes on top spot after second win in China
- October 17, 2016

Andy Murray's fine year continued as he got the better of Roberto Bautista Agut in the final of the Shanghai Masters. "If he gets a little but fresher he always finishes the year strong in the indoor events in Paris and the O2 [ATP World Tour Finals] - I don't think he's lost an indoor match for a very long time - it's going to be very hard to do it this year". (more...)
Iran to invite foreign companies to bidding on oil and gas Iran to invite foreign companies to bidding on oil and gas
- October 17, 2016

Meanwhile, Managing Director of National Iranian Oil Refining and Distribution Company (NIORDC) Abbas Kazemi pointed to daily exports of more than 60 million liters of gas oil and fuel oil saying "presently, Iran enjoys a 13.5% share in the overall exports of petroleum products in the Middle East". (more...)
South African rand rocked lower as finance minister faces fraud charges
- October 17, 2016

South Africa's currency fell as much as 3.8% against the dollar, and shares in financial firms listed in Johannesburg also lost ground. Gordhan, who just returned from flying the flag for the South African economy at the International Monetary Fund's meeting in Washington, D.C., has been ordered to appear in court on November 2. (more...)
Samsung Note 7 recall in U.S. expands to replacement phones Samsung Note 7 recall in U.S. expands to replacement phones
- October 17, 2016

A USA -based Samsung spokesperson could not be immediately reached to provide further details on the Note 7 return kits. On October 7, Samsung had said that it expects operating profit for the third quarter to increase 5.5 percent from year-ago quarter operating profit of 7.39 trillion won, despite a global recall of the Galaxy Note 7 smartphones. (more...)
Wells Fargo CEO John Stumpf Steps Down Amid Investigation Wells Fargo CEO John Stumpf Steps Down Amid Investigation
- October 17, 2016

Stumpf's departure is a step in the right direction, but may not be enough
because the company
waited so long, said Paul Miller, managing director of the financial services group at FBR Capital Markets in Arlington, Va. It was in Banking Committee's hearing that he faced calls to resign by Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) is concerned. That comes in addition to private lawsuits from shareholders, customers and former workers. (more...)
5 things we learned from the Premier League this weekend
- October 17, 2016

Xhaka was sent off with 20 minutes remaining, but the south Wales side failed in their attempts to leave with a positive result. Arsenal , on the other hand, are going through their best spell in the league since last October, winning five games on the bounce, and putting the pressure on Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester City above them in the table. (more...)
Climate wins as another global deal to limit emissions is reached
- October 17, 2016

Still, HFCs do their own damage, and the deal reached early this morning will require developed countries to reduce HFC emissions by 10 percent by 2019, and then by 85 percent by 2036. But their danger has grown as air conditioner and refrigerator sales have soared in emerging economies such as China and India . According to the Berkeley National Laboratory, air conditioning is the cause of the largest growth in HFCs - and the world is likely to have another 700 million air conditioners ... (more...)
Black box failure frustrates Hoboken train crash probe Black box failure frustrates Hoboken train crash probe
- October 17, 2016

Tuesday morning, the NTSB recovered the data recorder and video recording from the front of the train as well as train operator's cell phone, CBS News transportation correspondent Kris Van Cleave reported. Federal Railroad Administration regulations require that a functioning event recorder be in the front of the train. The official was not authorized to speak about an ongoing investigation and spoke to the AP on condition of anonymity. (more...)
Russia's Rosneft Acquires 98% In Essar Oil For $10.9 bn Russia's Rosneft Acquires 98% In Essar Oil For $10.9 bn
- October 17, 2016

All approvals are expected by the end of this year and most of the proceeds will go to retire debt, Ruia said. Essar said the companies have signed an agreement according to which the new promoters would continue with the " Essar Oil " brand name. (more...)

« previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 397 398 399 400 401 402 403 404 405 406 407 408 409 410 411 412 413 414 415 416 417 418 419 420 421 422 423 424 425 426 427 428 429 430 431 432 433 434 435 436 437 438 439 440 441 442 443 444 445 446 447 448 449 450 451 452 453 454 455 456 457 458 459 460 461 462 463 464 465 466 467 468 469 470 471 472 473 474 475 476 477 478 479 480 481 482 483 484 485 486 487 488 489 490 491 492 493 494 495 496 497 498 499 500 501 502 503 504 505 506 507 508 509 510 511 512 513 514 515 516 517 518 519 520 521 522 523 524 525 526 527 528 529 530 531 532 533 534 535 536 537 538 539 540 541 542 543 544 545 546 547 548 549 550 551 552 553 554 555 556 557 558 559 560 561 562 563 564 565 566 567 568 569 570 571 572 573 574 575 576 577 578 579 580 581 582 583 584 585 586 587 588 589 590 591 592 593 594 595 596 597 598 599 600 601 602 603 604 605 606 607 608 609 610 611 612 613 614 615 616 617 618 619 620 621 622 623 624 625 626 627 628 629 630 631 632 633 634 635 636 637 638 639 640 641 642 643 644 645 646 647 648 649 650 651 652 653 654 655 656 657 658 659 660 661 662 663 664 665 666 667 668 669 670 671 672 673 674 675 676 677 678 679 680 681 682 683 684 685 686 687 688 689 690 691 692 693 694 695 696 697 698 699 700 701 702 703 704 705 706 707 708 709 710 711 712 713 714 715 716 717 718 719 720 721 722 723 724 725 726 727 728 729 730 731 732 733 734 735 736 737 738 739 740 741 742 743 744 745 746 747 748 749 750 751 752 753 754 755 756 757 758 759 760 761 762 763 764 765 766 767 768 769 770 771 772 773 774 775 776 777 778 779 780 781 782 783 784 785 786 787 788 789 790 791 792 793 794 795 796 797 798 799 800 801 802 803 804 805 806 807 808 809 810 811 812 813 814 815 816 817 818 819 820 821 822 823 824 825 826 827 828 829 830 831 832 833 834 835 836 837 838 839 840 841 842 843 844 845 846 847 848 849 850 851 852 853 854 855 856 857 858 859 860 861 862 863 864 865 866 867 868 869 870 871 872 873 874 875 876 877 878 879 880 881 882 883 884 885 886 887 888 889 890 891 892 893 894 895 896 897 898 899 900 901 902 903 904 905 906 907 908 909 910 911 912 913 914 915 916 917 918 919 920 921 922 923 924 925 926 927 928 929 930 931 932 933 934 935 936 937 938 939 940 941 942 943 944 945 946 947 948 949 950 951 952 953 954 955 956 957 958 959 960 961 962 963 964 965 966 967 968 969 970 971 972 973 974 975 976 977 978 979 980 981 982 983 984 985 986 987 988 989 990 991 992 993 next »