Wednesday, 12 December 2018
Latest news
Home » Finance


David Davis "encouraged" by first Brexit meeting


But EU leaders, including German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron, are also determined not to make concessions to Britain that might encourage others to quit. Trump's "America First" approach and dismissive remarks about the EU and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation have and bolstered calls for the European Union to take on an increased defence role, while his decision to pull out of the Paris climate pact infuriated Europe. Read More »

Uber rolling out in-app option to tip drivers

It will roll out on Tuesday in Seattle, Minneapolis and Houston and expected to expand to all USA cities by the end of July. Uber wants it to be in all USA cities by the end of July. Some Uber board members presented conclusions from the Covington & Burling report, whose lead author is former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder, at a company-wide meeting. Read More »

Nationwide Fund Advisors Increases Stake in Freeport-McMoran, Inc. (FCX)

Among 19 analysts covering Freeport-McMoran Copper & Gold (NYSE:FCX), 5 have Buy rating, 4 Sell and 10 Hold. The Average Volume of the company is 20.71 Million, while the Volume of the company in the last trading session was 14.17 Billion. MADONNA JON C/ had sold 14,000 shares worth $232,498. On Thursday, February 9 the insider WHITMIRE C DONALD JR sold $888,500. It also reduced its holding in Ishares S&P 500 Index by 58,990 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 11,783 shares, and cut its ... Read More »

Will Tractor Supply Company (TSCO) Short Squeeze Soon?

Tractor Supply Company has a 52 week low of $52.85 and a 52 week high of $95.39. With 1.85 million avg volume, 4 days are for Tractor Supply Company (NASDAQ: TSCO)'s short sellers to cover TSCO's short positions. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $0.50 EPS. Schroder Mngmt Group Inc has invested 0.01% in Tractor Supply Company (NASDAQ:TSCO). Read More »

Euro Area Proves Stronger as First-Quarter Growth Revised Up

Europe's economy grew 0.6 percent in the first quarter but ECB President Mario Draghi says the brighter outlook is largely the result of the stimulus and that recovery still needs support. That rate is closer to 15 per cent. On Thursday, the bank lowered its forecasts for eurozone inflation this year to 1.5 percent from 1.7 percent, and for next year to 1.3 percent from 1.6 percent. Read More »

Mattis vents US frustration over North Korea


Tillerson reiterated the Trump administration's argument that China has the "diplomatic responsibility to exert pressure greater to prevent further escalation in the region". The death of an American college student after his imprisonment in North Korea is threatening to overshadow high-level U.S. The two world powers are trying to build on "positive momentum" created when Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping met in Florida in April, she said. Read More »

Slumping oil prices rein in stock indexes


More stocks were falling than rising on the New York Stock Exchange. The yield on the 10-year Treasury was unchanged at 2.16 percent. On the economic front, total existing home sales climbed 1.1 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.62 million in May from a downwardly revised 5.56 million in April, beating market consensus, according to the National Association of Realtors on Wednesday. Read More »

Portugal looks to return to winning ways

Cristiano Ronaldo brushed aside his off-field problems by scoring the victor as Portugal edged out hosts Russian Federation 1-0 at the Confederations Cup on Wednesday, before Oribe Peralta gave Mexico a come-from-behind 2-1 win over New Zealand . Read More »

Britain will consult more intensively with business over Brexit


The guidelines for the Brexit talks adopted by the European Union list three main priorities: securing the rights of European Union nationals in the United Kingdom; collecting Britain's financial dues; and avoiding a hard border between the Republic of Ireland, which is an European Union member state, and Northern Ireland , which is part of the United Kingdom, should be avoided. Read More »

Dollar hits one-month high on rate-hike view, sterling falls


Asian stocks rose on Monday, shaking off Wall Street's uninspiring performance on Friday, while sterling was mostly steady after a van rammed into pedestrians in London even as markets braced for the start of Brexit talks. Federal Reserve Bank of NY president William Dudley aligned himself with chair Janet Yellen in declaring his expectation that a tight labour market will eventually trigger a rebound in inflation data that has been unexpectedly weak in recent months. Read More »

GE Up on Change of the Guard

Flannery has also been at General Electric for a long time, joining the company in 1987. "The board has encouraged me to come in and look at it afresh". After Enron went under, GE acquired its wind power unit, and has since grown to reach the No. 2 slot for global turbine sales. Trian declined to comment. Read More »

Atkins (WS) (LON:ATK) Broker Price Targets

Grp One Trading Limited Partnership reported 27,842 shares. About 198,093 shares traded. Centrica PLC (LON:CNA) has 0.00% since June 14, 2016 and is. Newmont Mining (NYSE:NEM) was raised too. As per Wednesday, June 29, the company rating was maintained by HSBC. They expect $0.77 earnings per share, up 4.05% or $0.03 from last year's $0.74 per share. Read More »

House Intel Probe to Hear From Ex-Obama Homeland Security Chief


Mr Johnson served as Secretary of Homeland Security from December 2013 until Donald Trump was inaugurated as president in January. Yes, it's clear Russian Federation (with Vladimir Putin's full approval) orchestrated cyberattacks created to influence the 2016 contest, and also pushed fake news. Read More »

$3.23 Earnings Per Share Expected for Anthem, Inc. (ANTM) This Quarter

Northwestern Mutual Investment Management Company LLC's holdings in Anthem were worth $8,838,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Orbis Allan Gray Ltd raised its stake in Anthem by 46.9% in the fourth quarter. also recently declared a dividend for shareholders that will be paid on Friday the 23rd of June 2017. The ex-dividend date will be on Wednesday the 7th of June 2017. Read More »

Are You Familiar with Analyst's Recommendation?: QEP Resources, Inc. (QEP)

Federated Invsts Inc Pa holds 882,456 shares. Qep Res Inc now has $2.25B valuation. (QEP) lost -0.54% closing at the price of $9.25 while the previous close of QEP was $9.3. According to these analysts, the Low Revenue Estimate for QEP Resources, 392.99 Million and the High Revenue Estimate is 447.4 Million. Therefore 100% are positive. Read More »

Pound surges, FTSE falls as Haldane rows in behind BoE rate rise

Earlier on Wednesday, the pound dropped to a new post-election low, dragged lower by Bank of England Governor Mark Carney's assertion on Tuesday that interest rates should not increase anytime soon. He said uncertainty over the direction of the economy and "anaemic" wage growth meant that "now is not yet the time to begin" increasing rates. "Growth has been more resilient than expected". Read More »

Reserve Bank keeps official cash rate on hold


Banks and analysts will now begin the task of poring over its latest commentary for a sense of where it may go next - and when. The Reserve Bank of New Zealand ( RBNZ ) did pretty much what everyone was expecting following its June monetary policy meeting, leaving the cash rate unchanged at 1.75% and delivering a neutral policy bias, indicating that interest rates are likely to remain on hold for "a considerable period". Read More »

Weapons found after shots fired in oil field - Saudi


The naval forces opened fire and managed to capture one of the vessels. As such, relations between Saudi Arabia and Iran are at a low point. Tensions between Iran and Saudi Arabia, who are regional rivals, has ramped up as each side accuses the other of meddling in conflicts across the Middle East. Read More »

Price Of Gold Tests 1-Month Lows, Equity Markets In Focus


Retailers in Europe, closed up 0.8 percent, and in the USA gained 0.8 percent, recouping some losses that were triggered on Friday by news of Amazon's $13.7 billion deal to buy upscale grocer Whole Foods Market. The pan-European FTSEurofirst 300 index rose 0.87 percent and MSCI's gauge of stock markets across the globe gained 0.56 percent. Futures on the S&P 500 Index increased 0.1 per cent. Read More »

Sse Plc (SSE) PT Raised to GBX 1685 at Barclays PLC

On Tuesday, September 29 the stock rating was maintained by Jefferies with "Hold". Stifel Nicolaus restated a buy rating and set a GBX 500 ($6.33) price target on shares of Indivior PLC in a research report on Tuesday, April 4th. Cornerstone Capital Mgmt Holding Ltd Limited Liability Company stated it has 99,600 shares. Apg Asset Management Us Inc. holds 7.05% of its portfolio in Ventas, Inc. Read More »

Princess Kate laughs off royal fall at Royal Ascot


Rouget said: "The lad at home, Jerome, had been doing strong work with her every day and he had been very happy that it was not the same filly that ran at Lingfield, there had been a big change". She is leased from her breeders by the 75-member Hot to Trot Syndicate, many of whom flooded into the winner's enclosure after the race. Highland Reel won the Grade 1 Secretariat Stakes at Arlington Park in 2015 and the Group 1 Coronation Cup at Epsom Downs on June 2. Read More »

Boeing Co (BA) Lifts Airplane Demand Outlook By 4%


But over the longer term, Boeing sees an industry in rude health, forecasting 41,030 passenger and freight plane deliveries worth more than $6 trillion (4.75 trillion pounds) over the next two decades, up from 39,620 in a similar projection a year ago. Read More »

Analyst's Key Ratings:: Denbury Resources Inc. (DNR)

The stock presently has an average rating of "Hold" and a consensus target price of $3.13. (NYSE: DNR ) was up +2.10% during the last trading session, with a day high of 1.47. As long as a stock's price remains above the 200 SMA on the daily time frame, the stock is generally considered to be in an overall uptrend. Following the transaction, the director now directly owns 73,379 shares in the company, valued at approximately $163,635.17. Read More »