Economia

Economia Markets Right Now: Stocks open lower on Wall Street
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German bond yields fell, gold and the Japanese yen surged and the leveraged bets on higher yielding currencies such as the Australian dollar took a beating. The company booked a hefty charge and said its CFO is leaving the company. In early trading, France's CAC 40 fell 1.5 per cent to 5,141.37 points and Germany's DAX lost 1.2 per cent to 12,144.54.

Economia United States highway shut after collision sends 1000 pizzas on to carriageway
Author: 0 United States highway shut after collision sends 1000 pizzas on to carriageway

Arkansas DoT spokesperson Danny Straessle jokingly reported "lots of pizza fatalities" following the incident. In the US state of Arkansas in a traffic accident on the highway was scattered with boxes of frozen pizzas. "There's pizza sauce, there's cheese - you name it, it's out here all over the interstate", he said. "It smelled like a pizzeria out there", he said.

Economia USA turbine capacity, rotor diametres show big jump in 2016
Author: 0 USA turbine capacity, rotor diametres show big jump in 2016

Department of Energy reports . Wind supplied 6% of USA electricity a year ago, with 14 states receiving more than 10% of power from the sector and Iowa and South Dakota 30%, according to the reports. United States manufacturers continued to dominate domestic sales of small wind turbines (up through 100 kilowatts), and half of USA small wind turbine manufacturers also export their products to other countries.

Economia Disney is parting ways with Netflix
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Disney now uses BAMTech to stream the content , which it now owns a third of but plans to buy a majority stake in. US Netflix members will have access to Disney films on the service through the end of 2019, including all new films that are shown theatrically through the end of 2018.

Economia Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM) Ownership Up in Latest Report from Norges Bank
Author: 0 Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM) Ownership Up in Latest Report from Norges Bank

It has outperformed by 159.57% the S&P500. Scotiabank set a $86.00 price objective on Exxon Mobil Corporation and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a research note on Saturday, June 17th. The stock has Return on Assets (ROA) of 3.4 percent. Kanaly Trust has 248 shares. The company has market cap of $235.79 million. Blackrock, a New York-based fund reported 9.23 million shares.

Author: 0 Barrick Gold Corp (USA) (ABX) Can't Be More Safe. Trades Significantly Higher

Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE:ABX) (TSE:ABX) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, July 26th. Intact Investment Management Inc. increased its position in shares of Eldorado Gold Corporation by 83.9% in the second quarter. Jefferies Group analyst C. Lafemina forecasts that the basic materials company will post earnings per share of $0.97 for the year. Among 23 analysts covering Barrick Gold Corp.

Economia BPI attorney: Settlement with ABC exceeds $177M
Author: 0 BPI attorney: Settlement with ABC exceeds $177M

As a result of the broadcasts, BPI said its sales fell by about 80%, it was forced to close three of four processing plants and lay off about 700 employees, and will have sustained about $400 million in lost sales. BPI was forced to lay off about 750 workers as it closed down production lines in Waterloo, IA; Garden City, KS; and Amarillo, TX. BPI and ABC announced the settlement in June while the case was at trial.

Economia Tensions over North Korea weigh on stocks but boost gold
Author: 0 Tensions over North Korea weigh on stocks but boost gold

The Nasdaq composite lost 18 points, or 0.3 percent, to 6,352. Crude oil was 0.5 percent higher with prices at $49 per barrel. Following reports that US intelligence suggests the North might be able to pair a nuclear warhead with a missile capable of reaching targets on the United States mainland, President Donald Trump warned North Korea that "it faces retaliation with fire and fury unlike any the world has seen before".

Economia Tesla Model 3: Buyers & Cancelled Orders Suffer Lengthy Delays
Author: 0 Tesla Model 3: Buyers & Cancelled Orders Suffer Lengthy Delays

The chief executive officer of London-based TwentyFour Asset Management, which manages $13 billion, said Tesla will need to raise more debt because it's burning so much cash, and it's likely to layer on new secured bonds. Nvidia is now offering several iterations of the platform and as it evolves and offers more computing power, Tesla might want to upgrade its vehicles accordingly.

Economia Most Active Runner As Share Volume Pops for Invitation Homes Inc. (:INVH)
Author: 0 Most Active Runner As Share Volume Pops for Invitation Homes Inc. (:INVH)

Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank now owns 7,861 shares of the financial services provider's stock worth $270,000 after buying an additional 2,848 shares during the period. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, August 11th. Stephens Inc. AR now owns 41,581 shares of the financial services provider's stock worth $1,412,000 after buying an additional 268 shares in the last quarter.

Economia Uber's first CEO steps down from exec role
Author: 0 Uber's first CEO steps down from exec role

His departure is the latest in an upheaval at the top levels of the company that included former CEO Travis Kalanick being pushed out in June by some of Uber's top investors. Kalanick's pugnacious style largely defined Uber's approach and helped it become a transportation colossus valued at $68 billion, the largest private firm backed by venture capitalists in the world.

Economia LEGO appoints new CEO
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Niels B. Christiansen has spent the last 9 years as CEO of another family-owned, Danish-based group, Danfoss. The company said Thursday that Padda, 61, was not meant to fill the CEO role for an extended amount of time due to his age. Knudstorp said the transition to a new CEO occurred more rapidly than the Board had anticipated. "He played an integral role in the turnaround of the Lego Group and during his time as CEO created a solid foundation from which to continue to transform the ...

Economia Wall Street lower as investors weigh rising North Korea tensions
Author: 0 Wall Street lower as investors weigh rising North Korea tensions

North Korea said it was completing plans to fire four intermediate-range missiles over Japan to land near the US Pacific island territory of Guam in an unusually detailed threat that further heightened tensions with the US. The dollar weakened after news that USA producer prices unexpectedly fell in July, recording their biggest drop in almost a year and pointing to a further moderation in inflation that could delay a Federal Reserve interest rate increase.

Economia Asian stocks mostly lower on growing unease over North Korea
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Top military brass and President Trump are being sued by five USA military members that want to keep Trump's transgender ban from becoming a reality - "in any capacity". Shares of Kohl's were down 8.4%, while Macy's fell 4% after the department store operators reported a fall in sales. Gold settled up 1.4% at $1,256.40 an ounce, then rose almost 2% - to almost $1,283 - after Wednesday's settlement.

Economia SoftBank's Vision Fund invests United States dollars 2.5 billion in Flipkart, becomes biggest shareholder
Author: 0 SoftBank's Vision Fund invests United States dollars 2.5 billion in Flipkart, becomes biggest shareholder

SoftBank CEO Masayoshi Son , an ambitious deal-maker, said earlier this week that he would "respect the decision" of Snapdeal's leadership but said he remained "engaged" with Flipkart . SoftBank's Vision Fund was launched in October 2016. SoftBank, which has investments in Indian start-ups like Snapdeal and cab aggregator Ola, had committed investments worth $10 billion in India in 2014.

Economia New Zealand central bank keeps rates on hold
Author: 0 New Zealand central bank keeps rates on hold

Wheeler said. Headline inflation likely to decline in coming quarters as the effects of higher fuel and food prices dissipate. The staff projection continued to forecast the first rate hike to come in 2H19. While New Zealand's economy has been expanding at a healthy clip the past several years, supported by immigration and booming tourism and construction, growth fell short of expectations in the fourth quarter of 2016 and the first quarter of 2017.

Economia Sensex, Nifty trade in red; Tata Motors touch new low
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The Sensex has so far touched a high of 31,965.40 points and a low of 31,843.45 points during the intra-day trade. Nifty Bank index was trading 0.5 per cent lower, after falling almost a per cent in the last two sessions. Healthcare, auto and power followed. CLSA slashed target price on the stock to Rs 380 from Rs 405 earlier. The rupee was trading at 63.97 against the USA dollar which was 0.20 per cent down from its Tuesday's close of 63.84.

Economia Unexploded WW2 Bomb Found In Japan
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The Fukushima power plant was heavily damaged in a major natural disaster and subsequent tsunami in 2011, which led a nuclear reactor to melt down and prompted the evacuation of nearby citizens. Due to the meltdown, around tens of thousands of residents had to evacuate the area. It is considered to be the world's most serious nuclear accident since 1986's Chernobyl near the border of Ukraine.

Economia WhatsApp-UPI Payments feature available on Android Beta version
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In what could come as a good news for Whatsapp users , the chatting app can now be used to transfer money through the Unified Payments Interface (UPI) transaction system. Whatsapp, that has over 200 million monthly active users (MAUs), is reportedly holding discussions with few banks and NPCI to allow its users for making financial transactions via UPI.

Economia Toshiba moves closer to avoiding delisting
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Toshiba's massive losses and accounting problems in the last financial year have primarily stemmed from the indebtedness of its nuclear power plant division, Westinghouse Electric, in the United States, which declared bankruptcy in March, and also caused the Japanese group to be demoted to the second section at the Tokyo Stock Exchange last week.

Author: 0 Office Depot, Inc. (NASDAQ:ODP) To Release Earnings

Finally, Telsey Advisory Group increased their price objective on shares of Office Depot from $4.40 to $5.25 and gave the company a "market perform" rating in a report on Wednesday, May 10th. The company's revenue was down 7.0% on a year-over-year basis. Next quarter's EPS is forecasted at $0.18 and the next full year EPS is projected to be $0.56.