Stocks close with solid gains after volatile session, Dow +2.3%

Despite the sea of red in global stock markets , there are hopes that the retreat won't last long given that global economic growth has picked up and the financial system is more robust since the financial crisis. After strong downturns at the end o... More..

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Stocks with Active Spotlight: Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO)

It has outperformed by 29.50% the S&P500. On 10/27/2016 Marathon Petroleum announced a quarterly dividend of $0.36 3.36% with an ex dividend date of 11/14/2016 which will be payable on 12/12/2016. Sta Wealt...More..

US stocks rise in volatile trade after steep sell-off
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

US stocks rise in volatile trade after steep sell-off

The Dow has tumbled more than 2,100 points, or 8 percent, in just six trading days, a stark contrast to the all-time highs seen over the a year ago. Both of these things stoked fears that economic expansion a...More..

Disney's First Quarter Bolstered by Theme Parks, Films
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Disney's First Quarter Bolstered by Theme Parks, Films

During the same quarter last year, the company posted $1.10 earnings per share. sell-side analysts expect that Walt Disney Co will post 6.46 EPS for the current year. Peninsula Asset Incorporated accumulated ...More..

Crude palm oil futures fall 0.30% on profit-booking
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Crude palm oil futures fall 0.30% on profit-booking

Therefore the dollar strengthens. Meanwhile, global stock markets experienced further volatility on Tuesday, after the Dow Jones Industrial Average saw its largest daily loss of all time yesterday. The U.S. g...More..

Nadda terms health protection scheme as NaMocare
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Nadda terms health protection scheme as NaMocare

Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said that the Union Budget tabled in the Parliament is a pro poor and farmers' budget. Luxury items include cars as well. The luxury auto manufacturers were not very hap...More..

Girl Scout Sells 300 Boxes of Cookies Outside Cali Weed Dispensary
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Girl Scout Sells 300 Boxes of Cookies Outside Cali Weed Dispensary

Urbn Leaf posted a photo of the industrious scout outside their shop on Super Bowl weekend and the story has gone viral. A San Diego Girl Scout stood outside of a newly-legalized marijuana dispensary on Satur...More..

Study says McDonald's fries could hold cure to baldness
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Study says McDonald's fries could hold cure to baldness

Preliminary tests have indicated the ground-breaking method is likely to be just as successful when transferred to human skin cells. The research team credits the use of dimethylpolysiloxane in the ground...More..

by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Alps Advisors Inc. Purchases 951855 Shares of Antero Midstream Partners LP

The top 5 institutional holders, in ascending order, are as follows: TORTOISE CAPITAL ADVISORS, L.L.C. with 20.44 million shares, CHICKASAW CAPITAL MANAGEMENT LLC with 9.3 million shares, ALPS ADVISORS INC with...More..

Waymo accuses Uber of 'cheating,' stealing secrets
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Waymo accuses Uber of 'cheating,' stealing secrets

An epic court battle between Uber and a Google spinoff, centred on the alleged theft of self-driving auto technology, began with accusations of sinister plots and other devious behaviour lobbed in both direct...More..

by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Sector Trader's Alert: General Motors Company (NYSE:GM)

It has underperformed by 33.33% the S&P500. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available through the SEC website . On 1/16/2018 Barry L Engle II, Insider, sold 50,443 with an a...More..

Oman Crude falls by $2 from three-year high
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Oman Crude falls by $2 from three-year high

The S&P 500 energy index fell 4.4 per cent yesterday, led by Chesapeake Energy Corp and Hess Corp, which slid 7.2 per cent and 6.9 per cent, respectively. US oil drillers added six oil rigs last week, increasin...More..

US Trade Deficit Jumped by 12.1% in 2017
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

US Trade Deficit Jumped by 12.1% in 2017

Negotiators from the U.S., Mexico and Canada wrapped up their sixth round of talks on a new NAFTA last month with modest signs of progress. Imports surged to $2.9 trillion, easily eclipsing $2.3 trillion in...More..

BP profit surges in fourth quarter to beat forecasts
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

BP profit surges in fourth quarter to beat forecasts

Last month, Brent crude hit $70 (£50) per barrel - its highest level in more than three years. "It is important for us, there is no doubt we will increase investments", Dudley, himself a USA citizen, said in ...More..

FTSE 100 falls 1% in increased volatility in financial markets
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

FTSE 100 falls 1% in increased volatility in financial markets

Neil Wilson, senior market analyst at ETX Capital in London, is anxious about the role technology is playing in the rout. For many stock investors, the rout in markets is likely to have come as a bit of a sho...More..

Stagecoach Plans South Eastern Bid As It Wins West Coast Franchise
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Stagecoach Plans South Eastern Bid As It Wins West Coast Franchise

Mr Grayling also confirmed the Government intends to give a "direct award" to Virgin Trains to continue to run the West Coast main line until at least March 2019, meaning no other operator is allowed to bid. ...More..

What finance secy stated about LTCG Tax
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

What finance secy stated about LTCG Tax

The move came days after the Budget proposed to reintroduce a "concessional" 10% levy for stocks and equity oriented MFs, while setting January 31 value as the benchmark and exempting gains of up to Rs 1 ...More..

Dubai International Airport sees 5.5% increase in 2017 passenger traffic
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Dubai International Airport sees 5.5% increase in 2017 passenger traffic

Passenger traffic at Athens International Airport rose again in January, increasing 6.5 percent from the same month in 2017. Leaving behind world's global airports, Dubai airport has retained the top positi...More..

Australian Dollar Resumes Decline as Interest Rate Hawks Fly the Nest
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Australian Dollar Resumes Decline as Interest Rate Hawks Fly the Nest

A gradual pick-up in inflation is, however, expected as the economy strengthens,"' he said. According to Gupta, the MPC will "see through" the coming jump in inflation, growth and credit in mid-2018 as they a...More..

by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Lexington Realty Trust (LXP) stock RSI touches to 27.31 it is oversold

The stock decreased 1.35% or $0.31 during the last trading session, reaching $22.69. (NYSE:IRT) has risen 20.69% since February 4, 2017 and is uptrending. Picton Mahoney Asset Management bought a new stake in s...More..

Newport was Wales' most congested city in 2017, figures show
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Newport was Wales' most congested city in 2017, figures show

After London - which came second in Europe behind Moscow (91 hours) - Manchester (39), Birmingham (36) and Luton (29) were ranked the worst cities for traffic. "Increased flexible working or road charges have p...More..

Best Buy to Stop Selling CD's
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Best Buy to Stop Selling CD's

But that report also found that CD sales fell about 4 percent over the previous year, and added that CDs "may not fade away anytime soon". The drop comes as the popularity of online music platforms like Tidal...More..

Nagaland elections: With a day left for nomination, 22 candidates file papers
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Nagaland elections: With a day left for nomination, 22 candidates file papers

Unconfirmed reports stated that altogether 17 candidates, including a few heavyweights, have filed papers by the end of the penultimate day of filing nominations. The BJP on Saturday released the names of 20 ...More..

Rates on short-term US Treasury bills up at weekly auction
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Rates on short-term US Treasury bills up at weekly auction

The Standard & Poor's 500-stock index was down four of the last five sessions heading into Monday. This week, the calm cracked. "I would not be at all surprised if bond yields get beyond 3% by the end of ...More..

Let's not panic about the Dow just yet
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Let's not panic about the Dow just yet

Banks fared the worst as bond yields and interest rates nosedived. Economists say it would take a much bigger stock market move than Monday's plunge to change that. That's making bonds more appealing to...More..

No rates move expected as RBA meets
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

No rates move expected as RBA meets

Economists expect the next move on interest rates will be higher - a trend already happening in the United States - but Commonwealth Bank chief economist Michael Blythe says the cash rate should remain firmly...More..

Police supporting dafer internet day
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Police supporting dafer internet day

The company, part of the BT group, will train thousands of employees in helping parents talk about online child safety. Mr Passmore said: "Keeping Suffolk's young people safe online is an issue of grave con...More..

Japanese army helicopter crash sparks fire in residential area
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Japanese army helicopter crash sparks fire in residential area

The crashed helicopter is believed to have nose-dived into the house, according to the minister. The controller reportedly tried to contact the pilot again after seeing the helicopter lose balance in midair, ...More..

Boston Store owner Bon-Ton files for bankruptcy
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Boston Store owner Bon-Ton files for bankruptcy

The company announced earlier that it is closing 47 stores this year. "The company is now engaged in constructive discussions with potential investors and its debt holders regarding the terms of a financial r...More..

European Union negotiator warns Britain over Brexit customs plans
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

European Union negotiator warns Britain over Brexit customs plans

Panicos Demetriades: Well I think it's a play on words in some sense because I think they always wanted to be able to strike deals with countries from outside the European Union , that was very clear. Theresa...More..

Carragher slaims this Liverpool player for his stupid mistake against Tottenham
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Carragher slaims this Liverpool player for his stupid mistake against Tottenham

Liverpool could have moved five points clear of fifth-placed Tottenham with 12 games left, but the gap remains only two points. Harry Kane has revealed that he dreams of winning the Premier League with...More..

New Jersey governor orders ISPs to uphold net neutrality
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

New Jersey governor orders ISPs to uphold net neutrality

Gov. Andrew Cuomo of NY and Gov. Steve Bullock of Montana also have signed executive orders barring their states from entering contracts with internet service providers who refuse to follow net neutrality p...More..

All major cryptocurrencies are crashing again and bitcoin is nearing $6000
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

All major cryptocurrencies are crashing again and bitcoin is nearing $6000

Yesterday, the original cryptocurrency dropped below $7,000 for the first time since mid-November, finishing the session at $6,955.27. As of Tuesday, it dropped to $6,424, losing two-thirds of its all-time hi...More..

Nissan Armada Snow Patrol revealedIce-cold Patrol to debut in Chicago
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Nissan Armada Snow Patrol revealedIce-cold Patrol to debut in Chicago

What do you get when you mix snow and an open-top sports vehicle? The brand whisked away the undercrackers of a bog-standard 370Z Roadster and added a set of Dominator snow tracks at the rear from America...More..