German exports, imports reach record heights in March

Nevertheless, taking the first quarter as a whole, industrial orders declined by 1.0 percent from the figure for the preceding three months. Boost for Merkel The overall robust readouts are the latest in a batch of solid economic figures that are lik... More..

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US timberland returns tick up, ahead of US-Canada trade spat
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

US timberland returns tick up, ahead of US-Canada trade spat

Premier Christy Clark and cabinet ministers are interrupting their election campaign to respond to the U.S. Commerce Department's decision to impose duties of about 20 per cent on Canadian lumber exports. Canad...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Justin Trudeau shouldn't get too cozy with Emmanuel Macron

He won with some 66 per cent of the vote in the run-off election. The ritual, as the officials explained to me, is aimed at reinforcing the appearance of voter open-mindedness up to the very last, and to avoid ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Dollar cheered by rising United States yields as risk appetite grows

European equities dipped, with French shares, which hit 9 1/2-year highs on Friday, underperforming the wider market. The euro topped $1.10 for the first time since the US elections on Sunday and climbed to a...More..

Tesla Model 3 on target, contributes to quarterly loss of $330 million
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Tesla Model 3 on target, contributes to quarterly loss of $330 million

We reached out to the company and will update the post if we hear back. As per a MarketWatch report, 3 Tesla producing centers throughout the United States will soon begin checking out the company's innovat...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Oil rebounds on expectation of more OPEC production cuts

The price of Brent crude is now trading at $49.12 a barrel while Western Texas Intermediate is at $46.32. West Texas Intermediate, the US benchmark for the price of oil, was down 0.76 percent to $45.87 per barr...More..

Amazon Just Made It Easier to Get Free Shipping
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Amazon Just Made It Easier to Get Free Shipping

Members of Amazon's Prime shopping and streaming video plan get free shipping on nearly all orders. Target boosted its free shipping threshold on Sunday to $35 from $25, the company told CNBC . Amazon ...More..

Emergency declared at the Hanford nuclear site
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Emergency declared at the Hanford nuclear site

Non-essential workers are being sent home from a nuclear waste storage site in Washington state after the partial collapse of an underground tunnel where nuclear waste is kept in rail cars. The facility, set up...More..

S&P, Nasdaq hit record highs as volatility drops
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

S&P, Nasdaq hit record highs as volatility drops

The Dow Jones Industrial Average advanced less than 0.1 percent to 21,012.28. Hong Kong's Hang Seng Index rose 1.3%, supported by a recovery in shares of gambling companies. EVERYONE REMAINS CALM: Markets hav...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

China-made jet takes off in maiden flight

Most of the flights will be on single-aisle jets like the C-919. The C919, designed for 158 to 168 passengers, is a key part of Comac's plan to reclaim the domestic aircraft market. The official Xinhua News...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Verisk Analytics, Inc. (VRSK) Stake Decreased by Exxonmobil Investment Management Inc. TX

Following the completion of the sale, the chief financial officer now owns 11,920 shares in the company, valued at $953,361.60. About 173,192 shares traded. Therefore 70% are positive. Finally, Citigroup Inc lo...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

The Daniel J. Brutto Acquires 2500 Shares of SYSCO Co. (SYY) Stock

Sysco Corporation on 02/06/2017 reported its EPS as $0.51 with the analysts projecting the EPS of the stock as $0.52. Parkside Financial Bank & Trust increased its stake in SYSCO by 0.6% in the third quarter. ...More..

Euro reverses post-French election gains
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Euro reverses post-French election gains

Macron's resounding defeat of nationalist Marine Le Pen has relieved investors who had feared another populist upheaval after Britain's vote to exit the European Union and Donald Trump's election as US presiden...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

UK's Labour leader says he won't try to reverse Brexit

Many Labour voters - and most of the party's lawmakers - backed remaining in the European Union in last year's membership referendum, but Corbyn said the issue "has been settled". "But it's no surprise that the...More..

Mover inside Traders Limelight: Chesapeake Energy Corporation's (CHK)
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Mover inside Traders Limelight: Chesapeake Energy Corporation's (CHK)

Chesapeake Energy Corporation (CHK) have shown a high EPS growth of -36.80% in the last 5 years and has earnings decline of 71.30% yoy. Finally, Royal Bank of Canada reaffirmed a "hold" rating and set a $7.00 ...More..

Macy's, Inc. (M), Synergy Pharmaceuticals Inc. (SGYP) Stock Eyes Ahead of Earnings
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Macy's, Inc. (M), Synergy Pharmaceuticals Inc. (SGYP) Stock Eyes Ahead of Earnings

In addition, it is developing TRULANCE for the treatment of adults with irritable bowel syndrome with constipation (IBS-C). The Company is engaged in the discovery, research and development efforts around ana...More..

Hertz tanks 15% after missing big on earnings
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Hertz tanks 15% after missing big on earnings

Russell Investments Group Ltd. purchased a new position in Hertz Global Holdings during the fourth quarter valued at $265,000. Hertz Global stock tumbled Tuesday, a day after the vehicle rental company re...More..

Prince Philip Responds To Retirement Well-Wisher With A Top-Notch Dad Joke
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Prince Philip Responds To Retirement Well-Wisher With A Top-Notch Dad Joke

The story read: " Prince Philip , otherwise known as the Duke of Edinburgh , was the husband of Queen Elizabeth II ". But Buckingham Palace stressed he may decide to attend certain events from time to tim...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Russia, Saudi eye extending oil output reduction deal

OPEC Secretary General Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo admitted to CNBC in April that the group's "credibility" was at stake ahead of the meeting. Oil plunged by more than 6% last week, dropping to their lowest le...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

European Union must reform or face Frexit: Macron

Presidential candidate Marine Le Pen delivering her possibly pinched speech at an election rally on May 1 in Villepinte, France. The election is the first for a president who will not be from the main Social...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Alphabet reports $24.7 Billion in revenue in quarter ended March 31st

Alphabet chief financial officer Ruth Porat claimed that the fast-rising advertising revenues enabled Google to channel investment into other activities, especially cloud and hardware. On breaking down the rev...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Yates dubs Trump's first travel ban as 'unlawful'

Bush - and then pushed up the ladder by Presidents Clinton, George W. Bush and Obama before being relieved of duty by the Trump administration after she refused to comply with his so-called "Muslim ban" order. ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Buffett says AHCA is tax cut for the rich

Most notably, the plan would repeal Obamacare's tax hikes on wages and investments for high-income households. Buffett said United made a " terrible mistake ", by how it first reacted, given that the incident...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Sinclair close to buying rival TV operator Tribune

Sinclair also acquired Tribune's WGN America cable network; the Antenna TV and This TV over-the-air digital networks; 31 percent of the Food Network; 32 percent ownership of the CareerBuilder website; and Chica...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Gov't relaxes salt, whole grain standards for school meals

In an interim final rule , aimed at giving schools more flexibility, Perdue and his department are postponing new sodium reductions for at least three years and allowing schools to serve non-whole grain rich...More..