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Tech companies lead broad slide in USA stocks; oil rises Tech companies lead broad slide in USA stocks; oil rises
- August 14, 2017

S&P 500 e-minis were down 9.25 points, or 0.37 percent, with 296,288 contracts traded. Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. lost 1.58 Canadian dollars (1.24 USA dollars), or 9.4 percent, to 17.89 Canadian dollars (14.09 dollars), after the company said its subsidiaries in Australia were the subject of a tax audit. (more...)
IKEA adds battery storage to clean energy line-up with LG Chem
- August 14, 2017

This week, together with partner Solarcentury , it has started to provide buyers with home storage battery options. The battery storage is created to work along with the solar panels, but it's also offered as a standalone to add to existing home solar installations. (more...)
India's Wholesale Price Inflation Accelerates In July India's Wholesale Price Inflation Accelerates In July
- August 14, 2017

India's wholesale inflation grew at 1.88 percent during July, marginally higher from 0.90 percent in June, due to an increase in foods articles and vegetable prices. However, potato continued to see deflation at 42.45 percent, pulses (-) 32.56 percent and onion (-) 9.50 percent. The index portrays new series of WPI data released by the government in May, with 2011-12 as the base year, replacing the existing base year of 2004-05. (more...)
GoDaddy gives white supremacist site its marching orders after Charlottesville slur GoDaddy gives white supremacist site its marching orders after Charlottesville slur
- August 14, 2017

The company said the article violated its terms and conditions and has told the Daily Stormer , the self-proclaimed "World's Most Genocidal Republican Website" to find a new provider. into a crowd. We have had the Daily Stormer in our sites for months now. For too long the Daily Stormer and Andrew Anglin have spewed their putrid hate on this site. (more...)
Asian markets mixed after strong Japan GDP
- August 14, 2017

LONDON, Aug 14 (Reuters) - World stocks rose on Monday, attempting to recover after fears of a U.S. Asian shares snapped their losing streak on Monday, despite weak data out of China which showed economic growth that was below forecast in multiple sectors. (more...)
Laredo Petroleum, Inc. (LPI), Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD)
- August 14, 2017

It has underperformed by 38.50% the S&P500. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through the SEC website . The firm has "Equal-Weight" rating by Morgan Stanley given on Friday, October 2. The firm has "Outperform" rating given on Wednesday, July 29 by Oppenheimer. (more...)
Japan economy posts longest expansion in over a decade Japan economy posts longest expansion in over a decade
- August 14, 2017

Sluggish growth in wages has cast a shadow over whether Japan can achieve sustainable economic growth led by domestic demand, even though the latest GDP figures show consumer spending has improved. The economy expanded at a revised 1.5% annual pace in January-March. Capital expenditure jumped by 2.4 percent in April-June fromthe previous quarter, doubling the median estimate for a 1.2percent increase. (more...)
Benchmark Holdings PLC (LON:BMK) Downgraded by Kepler Capital Markets to Benchmark Holdings PLC (LON:BMK) Downgraded by Kepler Capital Markets to "Hold"
- August 14, 2017

Shire PLC (LON:SHP)'s stock had its "buy" rating reiterated by analysts at Deutsche Bank AG in a report released on Friday. FinnCap has "Buy" rating and GBX 152 target. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Monday, May 9 by Jefferies. The Firm is involved in the creation and licensing of semiconductor processor IP for graphics, video and vision processing, general objective and embedded processing (central processing unit and microcontroller), and multi-standard communications to enable connectivity. (more...)
China July coal output lowest since October as Beijing crackdown hits China July coal output lowest since October as Beijing crackdown hits
- August 14, 2017

Slower property investment dragged on China's fixed-asset investment excluding rural areas, which rose 8.3 per cent in the first seven months of the year, falling short of analysts' forecast that it would increase 8.6 per cent. Production growth was largely driven by sectors like steel, while output of consumer goods and most other commodities weakened. " The upshot is that both foreign and domestic demand appear to have softened at the start of (the third quarter )", Evans-Pritchard said. (more...)
Links to eclipse safety information following Amazon solar glasses recall Links to eclipse safety information following Amazon solar glasses recall
- August 14, 2017

To safely view the solar eclipse August 21, you'll need a special pair of ultra-dark sunglasses. However, Amazon has not been able to verify all of the glasses on its site have come from reputable manufacturers and, as first reported in the Verge , has now sent out a safety warning, telling customers not to use the questionable eyewear. (more...)
US Stocks Close Slightly Lower, Trimming Earlier Losses US Stocks Close Slightly Lower, Trimming Earlier Losses
- August 14, 2017

German bond yields fell, gold and the Japanese yen surged and the leveraged bets on higher yielding currencies such as the Australian dollar took a beating. "That may have weighed a little bit" on markets, said Phil Guarco, global investment specialist J.P. Morgan Private Bank. USA crude was unchanged at $48.59 per barrel and Brent was last at $51.84, down 1.63 percent on the day. (more...)
Stocks, dollar extend slide as US, North Korea tensions intensify Stocks, dollar extend slide as US, North Korea tensions intensify
- August 14, 2017

The Dow Jones industrial average slid 0.2 percent to 22,048.70. In the previous session, USA stocks finished in the red. These have ranged from an investigation into Russia's possible interference in the 2016 US presidential election, to concerns about China's risky debt levels, to stubbornly low inflation in the U.S. (more...)
Jittery stock markets fall amid global tension over North Korea Jittery stock markets fall amid global tension over North Korea
- August 14, 2017

MSCI's emerging market index snaps a three-day winning streak to fall 0.7 percent - its steepest daily decline since early July. Brewing tensions between the United States and North Korea put investors in a selling mood again Thursday, dragging US stocks lower for the third day in a row. (more...)
Elon Musk called the phenomenon, is much more risky than the DPRK Elon Musk called the phenomenon, is much more risky than the DPRK
- August 14, 2017

When challenged by Facebook's FB, +0.41% Mark Zuckerberg, Musk tweet-slammed him by saying, "I've talked to Mark about this". His comments also follow heightened tensions between the USA and North Korea. Now we're weighing the risk of life between a nuclear-armed North Korea and the impending threat of artificial intelligence with a fuzzy photo of a morbidly hilarious poster some billionaire is letting inspire his fear mongering. (more...)
S&P suffers weekly loss amid ongoing US-N.Korea tensions S&P suffers weekly loss amid ongoing US-N.Korea tensions
- August 14, 2017

The Nasdaq Composite was up 34.61 points, or 0.56 percent, at 6,251.48. Physical gold demand, however, was sluggish in India while the rally in global prices dampened buying elsewhere in Asia and holdings of the largest gold-backed exchange-traded-fund (ETF), was unchanged on Wednesday. (more...)
Central Intelligence Agency head expects more Nth Korea missile tests Central Intelligence Agency head expects more Nth Korea missile tests
- August 14, 2017

Pompeo on Fox News, when asked about the possibility of a missile north Korean nuclear strike on american soil. USA intelligence does not indicate an imminent nuclear war with North Korea, the chief of the Central Intelligence Agency said Sunday, after a week of bellicose rhetoric between the two sides. (more...)
Fidelity National Information S (FIS) Position Decreased by Artisan Partners Limited Partnership
- August 14, 2017

The Company offers title insurance through its title insurance underwriters: Fidelity National Title Insurance Company, Chicago Title Insurance Company, Commonwealth Land Title Insurance Company, Alamo Title Insurance and National Title Insurance of New York Inc., which collectively issue title insurance policies. (more...)
Wall Street lower on US-North Korea tensions Wall Street lower on US-North Korea tensions
- August 14, 2017

He added that in China, the USA and South Korea, stocks that are showing the biggest declines since the rise of tensions between the US and North Korea are the companies that have risen most since June. Disappointing company earnings also helped pull the market lower, with consumer-focused companies and technology stocks among the biggest decliners. Discovery Communications fell 70 cents, or 2.9 percent, to $23.60. (more...)
The Beazley PLC (LON:BEZ) Declares GBX 3.70 Dividend The Beazley PLC (LON:BEZ) Declares GBX 3.70 Dividend
- August 13, 2017

Therefore 56% are positive. Meggitt PLC had 201 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Shares of NEX Group PLC (LON: NXG ) have earned a consensus rating of "Hold" from the seven ratings firms that are presently covering the stock, Marketbeat Ratings reports. (more...)
EPS for Rice Midstream Partners LP (RMP) Expected At $0.32 EPS for Rice Midstream Partners LP (RMP) Expected At $0.32
- August 14, 2017

It has underperformed by 13.15% the S&P500. Therefore 71% are positive. Visteon had 27 analyst reports since August 28, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. (Noble Energy). The company has market cap of $1.34 billion. The Firm operates through retail segment. It has a 21.48 P/E ratio. The Firm collects and transforms all aspects of animal by-product streams into useable and specialty ingredients, such as gelatin, edible fats, feed-grade fats, animal proteins and meals, plasma, pet food ... (more...)