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German exports, imports reach record heights in March

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In March, exports in Germany totaled 105.4 billion euros (114.9 billion US dollars), increasing by 0.4 percent from February, while imports rose by 2.4 percent to 85.8 billion euros (93.5 billion dollars), said a report published on the website of the office. Read More »

Depth Technical Analysis: Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ALXN), Civeo Corporation (CVEO)

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Several other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in ALXN . Bank of The West boosted its stake in Alexion Pharmaceuticals by 13.1% in the third quarter. Eton Park Mgmt Lp reported 0.49% of its portfolio in Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc . RBC Capital Markets maintained the stock with "Outperform" rating in Thursday, December 22 report. Read More »

U.S. tariffs will hurt both sides: Trudeau

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Cross-border disputes over dairy and lumber, he said, have been "going on since before my father was prime minister" (from 1968). Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Canada and the USA could suffer from a "thickening" border as trade tensions between the two countries escalated. Read More »

Beneath the Macron landslide, a disenchanted and divided France

Sure, the Monday morning headlines screamed the same tune about the rejection of Marine Le Pen's National Front as the big narrative. It's a reminder of the philosophical mountain Europe's far right must climb ― in many respects a tougher challenge that that faced by President Donald Trump in the United States or those who wanted Brexit in Britain. Read More »

Saudis Set To Cut June Crude Oil Exports To Asian Markets

Output levels have stood above 9-million barrels a day for the past 11 weeks as shale producers activate more oil rigs. Win for pro-EU Macron and talk of extending a production deal by OPEC may not be enough to stimulate oil markets. "If there is an extension of the agreement, of course we are committed to continue with the same production cut", said Wan Zulkiflee. Crude oil will remain under pressure unless OPEC throws a surprise in their next meeting. Read More »

Made-in-China passenger plane makes maiden flight

The 168-seat jet has a flying range of 3,000 miles - which is the market segment dominated by the popular Boeing 737 and Airbus A320. The 80-minute flight was greeted with applause by more than 1,000 spectators on the tarmac, including Chinese Vice Premier Ma Kai and Shanghai Communist Party chief Han Zheng. Read More »

Sysco Corporation Earnings Watch & Stock Update

The target implies a 4.88% spike from where the shares are now trading. They now have a Dollars 55 price target on the stock. It has outperformed by 1.36% the S&P500. Gsa Capital Prns Llp holds 64,279 shares. The Missouri-based Stifel Finance has invested 0.01% in MSA Safety Incorporated (NYSE:MSA). Bancorporation Of Montreal Can reported 2,951 shares. Read More »

Melco Resorts & Entertainment Ltd (MLCO) Short Interest Down 24.5% in March

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The stock has an average rating of "Buy" and a consensus price target of $19.75. Melco Resorts & Entertainment Limited ( MLCO ) has made its way to a 12-month gain of 57.36%. In this case, shares are 96.43% higher from $11.91, the worst price in 52 weeks suffered on Jul. 08, 2016, and are keeping their losses at 32.23% for the past six months. Read More »

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

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Micron Technology, Inc. has 1 year price target of $38.63. Jefferies Group LLC reaffirmed a "hold" rating and set a $6.00 target price on shares of Chesapeake Energy in a research note on Wednesday, March 22nd. now owns 168,470 shares of the oil and gas exploration company's stock worth $1,057,000 after buying an additional 71,000 shares during the last quarter. Read More »

Sacramento TV station to change hands

The loosening of broadcast-ownership rules came following press reports that FCC Chairman Ajit Pai had conducted meetings with Sinclair executives days after the November 8 presidential election. Sinclair, headquartered in Baltimore, won rights to Chicago-based Tribune Media in an auction, in which Fox Broadcasting Co. and Nexstar Media Group were expected to make offers. Read More »

White House: Republicans to be rewarded for health care vote

Predictions are that the Senate, also run by Republicans, will certainly change and may stall entirely this repeal and replace maneuver, which has been motivated from the start by a revenge motive against President Obama. Ohio Gov. John Kasich, a former Republican candidate for president, has been consistently critical of his own party's attempts to make deep cuts in the Medicaid program. Read More »

May The 4th Be With You

You didn't actually think that we'd forget today was May 4th did you? Amazon Video will be celebrating the event by offering the franchise in Digital HD for viewers , and the company released a few interesting facts about its customer base for the event. Read More »

Why Did Wall Street Close Flat on May 8?

The euro hit a six-month high against the dollar after Macron comfortably defeated far-right nationalist Marine Le Pen who had threatened to take France out of the European Union. The 10-year US Treasury yield rose to its highest in a month, while gold prices fell, indicating a shift in investor preference for riskier assets. Read More »

Supergroup (LON:SGP) Analyst Target Changes

GB Group PLC (LON:GBG) stock Buy was kept by Analysts at Cantor Fitzgerald in an analyst note revealed to clients and investors on Tuesday morning. They expect $0.64 earnings per share, down 1.54% or $0.01 from last year's $0.65 per share. 287,506 shares of the company traded hands. It has underperformed by 21.64% the S&P500. About 184,624 shares traded. It has underperformed by 2.03% the S&P500. Read More »

France's New President Is Already Fighting the Trump Agenda

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Although the centrist politician faces a huge task ahead to unite a fractured and anxious country, his win has been greeted with relief by European Union leaders and financial markets. "It's all well and good running on a ticket of cutting 120,000 public sector jobs, a 60-billion-euro cut in public spending and a lowering of the unemployment rate to 7.0 percent, it will be another getting it through the French parliament", said Michael Hewson, an economist at online trading platform CMC ... Read More »

Stocks, euro fall as traders cash in French election bets

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Macron's overwhelming win on Sunday briefly pushed the euro above $1.10 against the greenback, the highest since the USA presidential election in November. On Wall Street, the S&P 500 touched a record high before turning negative in late morning trading. The Bank surprised markets earlier this year by delivering a hawkish message on the chances of rises in interest rates, generally read as reflecting concern that further falls for pound would boost inflation and weaken consumer spending power. Read More »

Microsoft unveils new laptop with new operating system

The cheapest packs an Intel Core i5 processor with 4GB of memory and 128GB SSD. Microsoft also claimed that Windows 10 S will offer significantly better battery life, with the Surface Laptop said to be able to last for 14.5 hours on a single charge. Read More »

Public Optimism on U.S. Economy, Yet No Spending

Also acting as a drag was a reduction in government spending, which fell at a 1.7 percent annual rate with both the federal government and state and local governments seeing cuts. Interestingly, the growth in service imports outpaced the growth in service exports for the third consecutive quarter. Trump has said his plans for better trade deals, tax and healthcare reform as well as a reduction in regulations could push economic growth up into the 4 percent range. Read More »

Coach's bling fling, will spend $2.4B on Kate Spade

It also noted Kate Spade's "truly unique and differentiated brand positioning" along with with its "strong awareness among consumers, especially millennials". The transaction is expected to close in the third quarter of this year. In 2015, Coach acquired the high-end footwear company Stuart Weitzman. Coach , enjoying something of a comeback after years of aggressive discounting and expansion hurt its luxury aura in North America, said it would use some of the same tactics at Kate ... Read More »

Stock within Traders Limelight: PDC Energy, Inc.'s (PDCE)

The Company has operations in the Appalachian Basin and Illinois Basin. The Company is also focused on development drilling programs in resource plays. After $2.24 actual earnings per share reported by Ulta Beauty Inc for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -20.54% negative EPS growth. ILLEGAL ACTIVITY WARNING: This news story was first reported by Markets Daily and is the sole property of of Markets Daily. Read More »

Sinclair to buy Tribune for $3.9 billion

Completion of the transaction is subject to approval by Tribune's stockholders, as well as customary closing conditions, including approval by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), and antitrust clearance. Louis. In a release Monday morning, Sinclair CEO Chris Ripley called it "a transformational acquisition for Sinclair that will open up a myriad of opportunities for the company". Read More »

Ryan Seacrest tapped as Kelly Ripas permanent co-host

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In September, sources told PEOPLE Ripa remained "committed" to finding a new co-host, all in due time, but wasn't going to be "rushed, and so she is happy to take her time to make sure that the chemistry is right". Since then, Ripa, who has been a " Live " host since 2001, has had a number of high-profile guests test out for the part. "They took time out of their jobs and schedules", Ripa told WABC-TV . Read More »