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What are analysts Suggestions on: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD)
- December 09, 2016

At the time of writing, Advanced Micro Devices, Inc . During last 5 trades the stock sticks nearly 5.82%. The volatility in the previous week has experienced by 6.16% and observed of 5.71% in the previous month.70.80% ownership is held by institutional investors while insiders hold ownership of 0.60%. (more...)
How the Dow Jones industrial average finished Thursday How the Dow Jones industrial average finished Thursday
- December 09, 2016

The Nasdaq composite gained 60 points, or 1.1 percent, to 5,393. On Thursday, the Dow Jones Industrial Average closed up 0.3% at 19,614.81. The Dow Jones industrial average and Standard & Poor's 500 indexes soared to their biggest gains since the presidential election on Wednesday and set all-time highs. (more...)
Major stock indexes rise again to new records
- December 09, 2016

After a quiet start, major USA stock indexes again set all-time highs Thursday afternoon as the market built on a surge the previous day. "The Federal Reserve is likely to lead the monetary response to such a development due to the tight labour market in the U.S., but if the European Central Bank has to deal with an improvement in the inflation outlook its response could prove far more significant globally". (more...)
Oil Prices Shed Early Gains Amid Doubts Over OPEC Output Cut Oil Prices Shed Early Gains Amid Doubts Over OPEC Output Cut
- December 09, 2016

USA benchmark West Texas Intermediate crude was up 3 cents at $49.80 a barrel after dropping to $49.61 earlier. Oil prices recovered above $50 a barrel on Thursday, bouncing back from the week's lows as the dollar weakened against major currencies. (more...)
Obama health chief huddles with Dems to fight ObamaCare repeal
- December 09, 2016

At various times, President-elect Trump has promised to both fully repeal and keep major portions of the ACA, praised Planned Parenthood while also pledging to defund it , and said that he will " take care of everyone " while releasing a health care plan that would leave an estimated 21 million people without insurance. (more...)
Trump to name climate change sceptic to head environmental protection agency Trump to name climate change sceptic to head environmental protection agency
- December 09, 2016

Republican Trump campaigned on a promise to slash regulation to free up drilling and coal mining, something he said was possible without compromising air and water quality. The Oscar-winning actor has been a strong advocate of fighting climate change and preserving wildlife, and his recent documentary, "Before the Flood", addresses the peril that the world faces because of climate change. (more...)
ECB says stimulus extension to support economy
- December 09, 2016

In Europe , the continent's main indices were firmly in the green while the euro fell against the dollar as the European Central Bank extended its bond-buying programme until December 2017, but will start to taper the scheme by scaling back quantitative easing from April to €60bn per month, down from €80bn. (more...)
Trump celebrates longtime friend of Beijing as United States ambassador to China
- December 09, 2016

Yet he is unlikely to serve his full four-year term. State officials have not announced when the transfer of power from Branstad to Reynolds will occur. Prior to serving at the Iowa Capitol, Reynolds was Clarke County treasurer for eight years. China is also an important market for USA corn in all forms including the second-largest purchaser of US ethanol this past marketing year. (more...)
European Central Bank rejects Monte Paschi's request for more time to raise cash European Central Bank rejects Monte Paschi's request for more time to raise cash
- December 09, 2016

The bank is meeting with potential anchor investors, chief financial officer Francesco Mele said on a Tuesday conference call, according to people with knowledge of the matter. Economists at Citi point out that Italian banks hold €400bn of Italian government bonds. But deposits would be 100% safe. "It's easy to imagine that investors who wanted to take part in the capital increase will now take a step back", said Umberto Borghesi, fund manager at Albemarle Asset Management. (more...)
Time Inc hires bankers to explore takeover, partnership interest
- December 09, 2016

Time Inc., which owns titles including flagship Time , People and Sports Illustrated , had rejected multiple takeover bids from billionaire Edgar Bronfman Jr., according to November reports from The Wall Street Journal and The New York Post . (more...)
Kane ready for a first against Mourinho's Man United Kane ready for a first against Mourinho's Man United
- December 09, 2016

The midfielder was unlucky not to bag a second after Akinfeev saved his close-range header, only to scoop the rebound over his own line with a trailing leg. "They're leaving themselves a decent old gap and big up hill struggle already because their league form is just not great and their Europa League form has been very similar in patches". (more...)
Italy PM Matteo Renzi to resign on Wednesday, budget approved Italy PM Matteo Renzi to resign on Wednesday, budget approved
- December 09, 2016

President Sergio Mattarella asked Renzi to carry on in a caretaker capacity while he holds consultations with the political parties to decide the next steps, a statement from the president's office said. But, sounding a bullish note, he asserted his party would be ready for the elections whenever they are held. He said Democrats "have no fear of anything or anybody if the others want" elections soon. (more...)
Henderson Group Plc (HGG) Given Average Rating of Henderson Group Plc (HGG) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages
- December 09, 2016

They issued a "buy" rating and a GBX 200 ($2.50) price target on the stock. Macquarie reiterated an "outperform" rating and issued a GBX 245 ($3.06) price target (up previously from GBX 240 ($3.00)) on shares of Aldermore Group PLC in a research note on Monday, November 14th. (more...)
Apple inks first wind power deal in China Apple inks first wind power deal in China
- December 09, 2016

The subsidiaries are located in Henan, Shandong, Shanxi and Yunnan provinces, according to China Daily . "So, instead of giving them fish, we want to teach them how to fish", said Lisa Jackson, Apple's vice president of environment, policy and social initiatives. (more...)
Italian bank sells €2.5bn stake in Polish lender to boost finances Italian bank sells €2.5bn stake in Polish lender to boost finances
- December 09, 2016

The deal sells off a 32.8 percent stake in Bank Pekao S.A.to insurer PZU, which is partially owned by the Polish state, and the state-owned Polish Development Fund for 10.6 billion Polish zlotys ($2.6 billion, 2.4 billion euros), and is expected to close in mid-2017. (more...)
Taiwan's President: Phone Call With Trump 'Doesn't Mean A Policy Shift'
- December 09, 2016

Trump explained that Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen had called him instead of him calling the latter. Especially noteworthy were his direct reference to Tsai as "president" and to USA arms sales to Taiwan " a practice that particularly infuriates Beijing . (more...)
Dow hits record high at open Dow hits record high at open
- December 09, 2016

In an interview with Time magazine, which named him Person of the Year, the president-elect said he wants to reduce drug prices. Next week's Federal Reserve meeting, at which the United States central bank is widely expected to raise interest rates, is also coming into focus. (more...)
Amazon Go is set to transform the daily grocery shop Amazon Go is set to transform the daily grocery shop
- December 09, 2016

The Wall Street Journal on Monday reported that Amazon AMZN, -0.40% envisions opening more than 2,000 brick-and-mortar grocery stores under its name, depending on the success of new test locations, according to people familiar with the matter. (more...)
Oil above $50 on hopes for non-OPEC output cuts
- December 09, 2016

Azerbaijan, the third-largest producer among ex-Soviet countries after Russian Federation, plans to attend the meeting of the cartel with non-OPEC oil producers to finalize details of coordinated cuts. Global industrial stockpiles in developed nations peaked at 1.23 billion barrels in March this year, with inventories still 17 percent above the five-year seasonal average in August, based on estimates by the International Energy Agency. (more...)
JCI Rebounds on Wednesday in Anticipation of ECB's Stimulus Extension
- December 09, 2016

QE works by pumping freshly created money into the banking system in the hope of bolstering activity, prices and employment - all remaining in the doldrums since the financial crisis. That negative rate aims to encourage banks to lend money rather than hoard it at the ECB. Consumption has been driven a jump in disposable income due to oil price falls and loose European Central Bank policy. (more...)