• Tech companies lead broad slide in U.S. stocks; oil rises
Tech companies lead broad slide in U.S. stocks; oil rises

Nevsun Resources Ltd offset some of the material group's gains, plunging 16.4 per cent to C$2.75 after the company reported disappointing quarterly results. The Russell 2000 index gave up 1.7 percent to 1,372.54. The Japanese yen strengthened by 0.5% to about 109.70 per dollar. The dollar eased slightly against a basket of major currencies .DXY...

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  • North Korea tensions continue to weigh on global stocks
North Korea tensions continue to weigh on global stocks

The positive earnings helped lift USA stocks to record highs . US stocks have risen week after week this year - with the S&P up more than 9% - in extremely low volatility, as strong corporate earnings and an improving global economy offset disappointment that US President Donald Trump's promises to lower corporate taxes and implement a massive...

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  • Far East Tensions Cause Gold Prices to Perk
Far East Tensions Cause Gold Prices to Perk

Falls of just 0.3% were recorded by both the Dow Jones industrial average and the more broad-based S&P 500 in early trading. The Australian dollar, which rose to a 19-month high near 90.00 yen late in July, was down 0.7% at 86.67 yen after slipping to a one-month low of 86.23 yen.

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  • President Buhari receives his media aides in London, says 'I'm okay'
President Buhari receives his media aides in London, says 'I'm okay'

When the team expressed delight at their principal's improved health, he retorted: "I feel I could go home, but the doctors are in charge". According to the coalition, the solidarity walk became necessary following the recent and unfortunate political happenings in Nigeria bordering on the news peddled about the medical vacation of President Muh...

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  • Trump to launch investigation into China's trade practice
Trump to launch investigation into China's trade practice

There is no deadline for deciding if any investigation is necessary. Gao noted that China and the United States will push forward the bilateral trade and economic relation in the basic principle of win-win cooperation and resolve differences "through dialogues and consultations".

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  • Nikkei edges down ahead of holiday as investors warily eye North Korea
Nikkei edges down ahead of holiday as investors warily eye North Korea

The Dow Jones industrial average closed up 14 points, a gain of 0.07 percent, the Nasdaq composite rose almost 40 points or 0.64 percent and the S&P 500 gained 3 points or 0.13 percent. "I would expect the markets to react again pretty negatively to any more tough talk from either side, but for now, everybody seems to have settled down, and w...

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  • SoundCloud survives, emerging voices in music will not be silenced
SoundCloud survives, emerging voices in music will not be silenced

This tight connection with the artist community, together with SoundCloud's collection of original recordings and evolving works, attracted Raine's investment, despite the recent layoff of 40 percent of its workforce and speculation that it would run out of money by the end of the year.

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  • Wall Street tumbles on North Korea worries
Wall Street tumbles on North Korea worries

They estimated it at 42 % before the publication of the figure for inflation . Is that a reason to be? The three major USA stocks indexes ended higher on Friday, snapping three days of losses, as investors bet on slower US rate hikes, but gains were muted by increasingly aggressive exchanges between the United States and North Korea .

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  • Gold surges as USA and North Korea ratchet up nuclear tensions
Gold surges as USA and North Korea ratchet up nuclear tensions

The yield - or interest rate - on a benchmark 10-year US Treasury bill dropped to 2.24%, while a 10-year German bund was yielding 0.43%. The Swiss franc and the Japanese yen are often sought in times of geopolitical tension and have logged big gains against the dollar this week after U.S.

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  • Des œufs contaminés dans le Pas-de-Calais
Des œufs contaminés dans le Pas-de-Calais

Cette dernière a été saisie par les ministères en charge de l'agriculture et de la santé, le 7 août dernier, suite à une utilisation frauduleuse de cette substance. Comme les concentrations retrouvées dans les ufs distribués en France sont toujours en cours d'analyse, l'Anses s'est basée sur le taux le plus élevé mesuré dans les pays également touc...

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  • Oeufs contaminés : 15 pays européens touchés par le scandale
Oeufs contaminés : 15 pays européens touchés par le scandale

Paris a finalement annoncé que près de 250 000 oeufs contaminés au fipronil avaient été mis sur le marché français... Si des volailles, des œufs ou des ovoproduits contaminés ou susceptibles d'être contaminés doivent être éliminés, il conviendra de s'assurer que le processus d'élimination mis en œuvre garantisse l'absence de toute conta...

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  • [INFOGRAPHIE] Le Fipronil au cœur de l'enquête sur les œufs contaminés
[INFOGRAPHIE] Le Fipronil au cœur de l'enquête sur les œufs contaminés

Un scandale retentissant. Des millions d'œufs ont été contaminés au Fipronil , un insecticide dont l'usage sur les animaux destinés à la consommation est pourtant interdit. Comme les concentrations retrouvées dans les ufs distribués en France sont toujours en cours d'analyse, l'Anses s'est basée sur le taux le plus élevé mesuré dans les pays égale...

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  • Nuveen Asset Management LLC Sells 4245 Shares of Discovery Communications, Inc. (DISCK)
Nuveen Asset Management LLC Sells 4245 Shares of Discovery Communications, Inc. (DISCK)

The company's 5 year Earnings per share growth and Capital Spending growth remains at -6.96 and 8.7. Sawtooth Solutions LLC now owns 10,719 shares of the company's stock valued at $303,000 after buying an additional 976 shares in the last quarter.

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  • Wall St higher but on track for deep weekly losses
Wall St higher but on track for deep weekly losses

The CBOE Volatility Index .VIX , a barometer of expected near-term stock market volatility, closed at its highest since the election. Netflix lost 1.5 percent. The consumer discretionary index was one of its biggest losers with a 0.47 percent drop. That's the index's lowest level in two months. The Swiss franc was on track for its biggest daily...

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  • Comment l'affaire des œufs contaminés a pris une tournure internationale
Comment l'affaire des œufs contaminés a pris une tournure internationale

Puis il a précisé qu'un "deuxième lot qui vient des Pays-Bas", portant le code 0NL43651-01 et comprenant " environ 48 000 œufs " a " été mis en vente par des magasins Leader Price entre le 19 et le 28 juillet ". "Mais il n'y avait aucune indication que du fipronil s'était retrouvé dans les oeufs à ce moment-là", a-t-elle ajouté pour expliquer pourq...

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  • SoftBank Vision Fund invests in Flipkart
SoftBank Vision Fund invests in Flipkart

People familiar with the deal said the investment is worth USD 2.5 billion, with about USD 1.5 billion being directly funnelled into Flipkart and USD 1 billion for part of Tiger Global Management's stake. The homegrown e-commerce company has to date raised nearly $7 billion in capital, higher than that raised by global behemoths like online house r...

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  • HBO offers $250000 as 'bounty payment' to hackers
HBO offers $250000 as 'bounty payment' to hackers

The July 27 email was sent by John Beyler, an executive with the firm who thanked the hackers for "making us aware" of previously unknown security vulnerabilities. A person familiar with HBO's response to the attack told Reuters that the company sent the email "as a stall tactic" and had never meant to make the $250,000 payment or pay the full $6...

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  • Gold buoyed by North Korea tensions, USA inflation data
Gold buoyed by North Korea tensions, USA inflation data

Singapore's DBS bank added in a statement that the yen "remains the safe haven currency from the sabre-rattling between US President Donald Trump and North Korea". North Korea raised the stakes further on Thursday with a detailed plan to send a salvo of missiles towards the US Pacific territory of Guam. The pan-European FTSEurofirst 300 index...

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  • Korea tensions cast long shadow over markets
Korea tensions cast long shadow over markets

Trump continued to ramp up the rhetoric with a post on Twitter this morning indicating that the U.S.is prepared to take military action against North Korea. In Europe, Germany's DAX fell 1.1 percent, while France's CAC 40 slid 1.4 percent. Investors reacted by driving up the price of gold and bonds, traditional safe-haven plays.

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  • Amber Heard And Elon Musk Set The Record Straight On Their Breakup
Amber Heard And Elon Musk Set The Record Straight On Their Breakup

Total orders for the Model 3 tumbled to 455,000 from a high of 518,000, CEO Elon Musk told reporters , but the news of the defections didn't seem to bother the billionaire tech entrepreneur. Most tech companies use equity, mainly because they don't have the option to use debt, given their lack of hard assets that debt investors demand. Inter...

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  • Trump's 'fire and fury' warning hits stocks, lifts Swiss franc and gold
Trump's 'fire and fury' warning hits stocks, lifts Swiss franc and gold

Geopolitical risks can boost demand for assets considered safe-haven investments, such as gold. Six of the 11 major S&P sectors were higher, with the technology's .SPLRCT 0.36 percent rise leading the advancers. USA stock index futures also fell, with the S&P 500 indicated to open down 0.4 per cent. Nasdaq 100 e-minis were down 17 points, or ...

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  • Research Report For Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC)
Research Report For Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC)

It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Pitcairn Company decreased Marathon Pete Corp (MPC) stake by 23.67% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Creative Planning now owns 140,117 shares of the oil and gas producer's stock worth $2,214,000 after buying an additional 88,026 shares during the period.

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  • Enable Midstream Partners LP (ENBL) EPS Estimated At $0.17
Enable Midstream Partners LP (ENBL) EPS Estimated At $0.17

The Illinois-based Envestnet Asset Mngmt Inc has invested 0% in EQT Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:EQM). About 2,594 shares traded. Dominion Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:DM) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a "strong-buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a report issued on Friday, July 21st.

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  • Coca-Cola Company (The) (KO) Insider Sells $402234.59 in Stock
Coca-Cola Company (The) (KO) Insider Sells $402234.59 in Stock

Teachers Advisors, LLC grew its stake by buying 179 shares an increase of 2.2%. Coca-Cola Company (The ) (NYSE:KO) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, July 26th. Several equities analysts have recently issued reports on KO shares. UBS AG fixed a $48.00 price objective on the stock of Coca-Cola Company (The ) and issued the sha...

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  • Consensus score reveals Buy position in Technology Stock: Internap Corporation (INAP)
Consensus score reveals Buy position in Technology Stock: Internap Corporation (INAP)

Internap Corporation ( INAP ) traded down 6.25% during trading on Friday, reaching $4.20. If you are accessing this piece of content on another publication, it was illegally stolen and republished in violation of United States & worldwide trademark & copyright law.

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  • China targets social media giants over 'rumors,' 'porn'
China targets social media giants over 'rumors,' 'porn'

According to the Office for Cyberspace Administration, the social media platforms Weibo, WeChat, and Baidu Tieba have failed to adequately monitor the content users are sharing. [The agency] welcomes tips about violations of laws and regulations from the expanse of web users, and the online report center for harmful information operates 24 hours ...

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  • Neymar's transfer certificate received by French federation
Neymar's transfer certificate received by French federation

Barcelona also apparently tried to scoop up French star Ousmane Dembele, 20, who plays for the German side Dortmund, but the Bundesliga squad rejected the club's initial offer of roughly $118 million. Paris Saint-Germain have been one of the most-talked about clubs after they struck a world record transfer of Neymar from Barcelona for a stagge...

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  • Nordstrom, Inc. (JWN) Price Target Raised to $47.00
Nordstrom, Inc. (JWN) Price Target Raised to $47.00

Piper Jaffray Companies set a $42.00 price objective on shares of Nordstrom and gave the stock a "hold" rating in a research report on Saturday, May 13th. SEATTLE (AP) _ Nordstrom Inc. If you are accessing this report on another site, it was copied illegally and reposted in violation of United States & worldwide copyright law.

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  • Le déficit commercial s'aggrave, malgré l'amélioration des exportations — Tunisie
Le déficit commercial s'aggrave, malgré l'amélioration des exportations — Tunisie

L'INS a imputé cette aggravation au déficit observé auprès de certains partenaires, notamment la Chine, l'Italie et la Turquie, avec des déficits respectifs de 2,378 milliards de dinars (987 millions de dollars), 1,156 milliards de dinars (480 millions de dollars) et 1,014 milliards de dinars (422 millions de dollars).

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  • DCP Midstream Partners, LP Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.78 (NYSE:DCP)
DCP Midstream Partners, LP Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.78 (NYSE:DCP)

Taking a look at valuation rankings for US Foods Holding Corp. Raymond James Trust N.A. now owns 10,439 shares of the pipeline company's stock worth $803,000 after buying an additional 64 shares during the last quarter. Sterne Agee CRT maintained the shares of GCO in report on Friday, September 4 with "Hold" rating . The stock has "Hold" rating ...

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