Economy

Price Target Analysis Range Resources Corporation (RRC)

With 2.85M shares average volume, it will take short sellers 11 days to cover their AR's short positions. The stock decreased 4.94% or $7.7 during the last trading session, reaching $148.2. It also reduced Thermo Fisher Sci (NYSE:TMO) stake by 1,726 shares and now owns 532,115 shares. Citigroup Inc (Put) (NYSE:C) was raised too. Investors sentiment decreased to 1.28 in Q3 2017. [Full Article...]

U.S. trade deficit reaches highest level since 2008

U.S. trade deficit reaches highest level since 2008 If we put aside services, the trade balance with the rest of the world reached a deficit of 796.1 billion (+ 8.1%). The deficit surged 12.1% to $566 billion in 2017, the highest since 2008, which represented 2.9% of GDP, up from 2.7% in 2016. [Full Article...]

Pentagon agency can't account for more than $800 million in expenses

Pentagon agency can't account for more than $800 million in expenses The lack of a paper trail raises questions as to just what this money was spent on and how many more untold millions or billions of Pentagon spending is unaccounted for. "The key is to use auditor feedback to focus our remediation efforts and corrective action plans, and maximize the value from the audits". The DLA is one of the Pentagon's largest agencies , responsible for managing the U... [Full Article...]

FTSE 100 falls 1% in increased volatility in financial markets

FTSE 100 falls 1% in increased volatility in financial markets South Korea's Kospi shed 1.54 percent. Though many stock indexes are close to where they started the year, the losses mark a major reverse following a sustained period of gains, a pullback that market pros have been predicting for some time. [Full Article...]

Dow plunges below 25000 as investors fear interest rate hike

Dow plunges below 25000 as investors fear interest rate hike During the session, Dow Jones lost 1,500 points and at the end of the session it managed to make up some of the losses. As Berman wrote on Twitter, there have been more than 100 worse days on the Dow Jones. The good news is that the US economy is strong, with European economies also awakening from previously feeble growth levels. Experts have been warning that that wouldn't last forever. [Full Article...]

CVS executive hired to run Hudson's Bay

CVS executive hired to run Hudson's Bay Hudson's Bay Company names new CEO-and it's not an apparel industry insider. The owner of Saks Fifth Avenue and Lord & Taylor said Monday it is hiring Helena Foulkes , president of CVS Pharmacy, as chief executive officer, a post vacated in October with the departure of Jerry Storch. [Full Article...]

Australia's central bank keeps rates at record low as inflation remains soft

Australia's central bank keeps rates at record low as inflation remains soft JP Morgan Chase & Co interest rate strategist Henry St John told reporters that weak inflation forecasts and below-trend growth weighed on the normalization of monetary policy in the near term. ' The remarks suggest the RBA remains in no rush to normalize monetary policy as 'i nflation remains low, with both CPI and underlying inflation ru nning a little below 2 per cent, ' and it seems as though ... [Full Article...]

Aircraft in Singapore Airshow reported on fire

Aircraft in Singapore Airshow reported on fire The Black Eagles were supposed to be the final act of the show that also featured aircraft from Singapore , Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, and the United States. Thirty-seven Australian companies have travelled to Singapore to take part in Team Defence Australia's stand at the Singapore Airshow. The growing cost of airport infrastructure poses risks to the airline industry's profitability... [Full Article...]

Health Watchdog Wants Vaping Dens in Hospitals

Health Watchdog Wants Vaping Dens in Hospitals Colchester General Hospital and Ipswich Hospital have removed smoking shelters from their grounds, where many patients and relatives used to gather for a cigarette, and replaced them with designated outdoor vaping points. Dr. Russ Callaghan, the study's lead author, and his team looked at data from seven Canadian community health surveys (2000-2014), which assess health-related behaviours among Ca... [Full Article...]

Govt on path of revival in exports: Jaitley

Govt on path of revival in exports: Jaitley Presently, no tax is applicable on Rs 19,200 of transport allowance and medical expenditure of up to Rs 15,000. This means 40% of the Indian population will be covered under the scheme. The next full budget will be presented by the new government. "Having said that, the progressive nature of the budget has paved way for economic growth, and we look forward to a good year with continuous improvemen... [Full Article...]

Chris Grayling Admits East Coast Rail Franchise Has Collapsed

Chris Grayling Admits East Coast Rail Franchise Has Collapsed The Government is set to announce an extended contract for Virgin Trains to run services on the West Coast Mainline, according to speculation. Perth-based transport group Stagecoach and the French national railway SNCF will join a consortium that will also run services on the HS2 highspeed line. [Full Article...]

Congestion costs United Kingdom almost £40bn a year, report finds

Congestion costs United Kingdom almost £40bn a year, report finds Traffic jams cost Britain nearly £38 billion in 2017, with the average motorist spending 31 hours a year stuck in rush-hour congestion. Despite the high costs of congestion in Los Angeles and other cities, American drivers, in general, had it easier than their German counterparts. [Full Article...]

Feds Dragging Heels on Equifax Probe

Feds Dragging Heels on Equifax Probe A published report claims the Trump Administration is stepping back from a full investigation of last year's massive Equifax data breach . Marketplace Tech host Molly Wood talks about it with Patrick Rucker, who had the exclusive for Reuters. [Full Article...]

Oil skims one-month low, investors punish equities and commodities

Oil skims one-month low, investors punish equities and commodities That was down 84 cents, or 1.3 percent, from their last settlement, and more than $3 off their 2018 high. Price of Brent crude will hit $78 per barrel in the next few months, on account of the dynamics in the global oil market, a global investment banking institution, JP Morgan report has said . [Full Article...]

How Analysts Feel About Lexington Realty Trust (NYSE:LXP)?

It has outperformed by 20.30% the S&P500. (NASDAQ:NVEE). Geode Capital Management Limited Liability Com holds 0% of its portfolio in NV5 Global, Inc. The hedge fund held 6,087 shares of the technology company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $516,000, up from 1,658 at the end of the previous reported quarter. [Full Article...]

Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI)

Looking at some ROIC (Return on Invested Capital) numbers, Activision Blizzard, Inc . Trading volume for Activision Blizzard, Inc. was 9.84 Million in its previous trading session. Another trade for 160,000 shares valued at $9.71 million was made by Durkin Dennis M on Friday, August 11. The SEC filing shows that Zacconi Riccardo performed a sale of 19,761 shares. [Full Article...]

Police investigate death of toddler found on porch in Ohio

Police investigate death of toddler found on porch in Ohio Upon finding her daughter unresponsive, Wynter's mother called emergency services, telling a 911 dispatcher that she had no idea how long the girl had been outside. The case remains under investigation, according to the Plain Dealer. While Wynter and her Dad slept peacefully, Wynter being the growing, curious, ambitious toddler that she is awoken from her nap without disturbing Dad and left our ho... [Full Article...]

RBA cash rate unlikely to budge

RBA cash rate unlikely to budge But Lawless predicted the RBA's next move would be upwards. The bank had reduced the rate by 25-basis points each in August and May a year ago. We may be about to find out. Dr Lowe said nothing had happened over summer to change his mind with business conditions positive and non-mining investment and infrastructure likely to support the economy. [Full Article...]

Diesel vehicle sales fall further in January

Diesel vehicle sales fall further in January The Society for Motor Manufacturers and Traders ( SMMT ) said replacing older cars with new diesels would still reduce pollution and emissions as they are cleaner than older vehicles. SUV registrations were up 6.6% and now account for a record fifth (20.2%) of all new auto sales. The society said its latest figures show the importance of diesel cars and engines to the United Kingdom economy. [Full Article...]

Mainland China and Hong Kong shares slide in global sell-off

Mainland China and Hong Kong shares slide in global sell-off The Dow Jones Industrial Average . DJI fell 1,175.21 points, or 4.6 percent, to 24,345.75, the S&P 500 . SPX lost 113.19 points, or 4.10 percent, to 2,648.94 and the Nasdaq Composite . But with the Federal Reserve seen likely to raise short term interest rates another three or four times in 2018, bond yields have been rising, and last Friday's healthy USA labor market report sparked fears of r... [Full Article...]


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