Economia

Economia Korea, US to Start Talks About FTA Revision
Author: 0 Korea, US to Start Talks About FTA Revision

The two countries engaged in a small tug of war over where to hold the first round of meetings, and Korea won with the selection of Seoul. Following the conclusion of the videoconference between the two trade chiefs, additional senior-level discussions were held between Korean and United States officials.

Economia Dollar sags as North Korea weighs; focus on Jackson Hole
Author: 0 Dollar sags as North Korea weighs; focus on Jackson Hole

Despite recent losses, it is still up more than 11 percent this year, making it the best performing currency in the G10 currency space. The Jackson Hole event provides an opportunity for central bankers to discuss monetary policy with investors waiting for Fed Chair Janet Yellen's economic policy symposium at the end of the week before adding to their positions.

Author: 0 Cost Of Inflation-Linked Debt Pushes Up UK Borrowing

Today's bulletin noted that borrowing in July tends to be low compared with other months of the year due to the receipt of self-assessed income tax. The Office for Budget Responsibility, the Government's official forecaster, expects borrowing in 2017/18 to be 58.3bn, up from the £45.1bn deficit a year ago.

Economia Gas prices fall in state, nation
Author: 0 Gas prices fall in state, nation

That means they wind up paying a higher percentage of their income on fuel than residents of most other states, even though South Carolina's gas prices are typically among the lowest in the country. With much of the nation going to be impacted by Monday's eclipse, Jenkins advised motorists to be careful on the roads. US gas prices are slightly lower than last week because of factors like lower oil prices, though the national scene masks regional volatility, AAA reported.

Economia Oil prices fall as market selloff continues
Author: 0 Oil prices fall as market selloff continues

The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and non-OPEC producers including Russian Federation have pledged to hold back around 1.8 million bpd of output between January this year and March 2018 in order to tighten supplies and prop up prices.

Economia India's Infosys approves buyback of shares
Author: 0 India's Infosys approves buyback of shares

On Monday, the company unveiled a strategy to turnaround its loss-making local operations, including investing more than 40 billion rupees yearly on new products, divesting non-core assets, reducing costs and having a leaner managerial structure.

Author: 0 Australia 'suicidal' for playing war games: North Korea

China and Russian Federation back an idea known in shorthand as "freeze for freeze" - suggesting that the US and South Korea should suspend its large scale annual exercises in exchange for Pyongyang halting its nuclear and missile tests. We must not risk even the slightest discord and endeavor to fine-tune our relationship with the U.S. That is the only way President Moon Jae-in can keep his promise to do whatever he can to prevent a war on the peninsula.

Economia Aust coy on Lebanon's terror plot claims
Author: 0 Aust coy on Lebanon's terror plot claims

Brother Tarek Khayat allegedly put the pair in Sydney in contact with a risky ISIS heavyweight known as "The Controller" in April, who instructed them on how to build the bomb. Australian authorities on Tuesday said they were working closely with their Lebanese counterparts on an investigation into the alleged conspiracy to blow up the Abu Dhabi-bound flight.

Economia Has $1.92 Million Position in Bank of America Corporation (BAC)
Author: 0 Has $1.92 Million Position in Bank of America Corporation (BAC)

It also increased its holding in Jabil Circuit Inc (NYSE:JBL) by 1.21M shares in the quarter, for a total of 2.54M shares, and has risen its stake in Coty Inc (NYSE:COTY). Kingfisher Llc stated it has 33,605 shares. Envestnet Asset Management has invested 0.01% in Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON). The fund owned 79,310 shares of the financial services provider's stock after buying an additional 4,303 shares during the period.

Economia EnLink Midstream Partners LP (ENLK) Sets Yearly Low; Strong Momentum for Sellers
Author: 0 EnLink Midstream Partners LP (ENLK) Sets Yearly Low; Strong Momentum for Sellers

The stock declined 2.60% or $0.35 reaching $13.1 on the news. About 169,078 shares traded. Equities analysts expect that EQT Midstream Partners, LP will post $5.50 EPS for the current year. On July 18 the company was upgraded from "Equal-weight" to "Overweight" by analysts at Barclays. The firm earned "Hold" rating on Wednesday, August 2 by Stifel Nicolaus.

Economia How to Make a Solar Eclipse Viewer & Projector
Author: 0 How to Make a Solar Eclipse Viewer & Projector

Don't forget to tape a piece of paper to the inside of the box where the light falls, and maybe cut another hole to look through. Eye doctors warn even looking at the sun for a short period of time can cause permanent blindness. "This is a safe way to view an eclipse", NASA says. On a white piece of paper or white cardboard, trace the bottom of the box. Cover one hole with foil.

Author: 0 What Do Analysts Suggest For Whiting Petroleum Corp. (WLL)

Recent session action on shares of AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS) puts the stock on today's active list. Short-term investors can use monthly, weekly and even intraday trend graphs to foresee the direction of stocks. World Asset Management Inc raised its stake in Whiting Petroleum Corporation by 4.7% in the first quarter. Rothschild Prtn Ltd Company, a Maryland-based fund reported 29,040 shares.

Economia China Unicom Hong Kong Ltd (0762.HK) Sees Nice Weekly Performance
Author: 0 China Unicom Hong Kong Ltd (0762.HK) Sees Nice Weekly Performance

Sanford C. Bernstein reiterated a "buy" rating on shares of China Unicom ( Hong Kong ) in a research note on Tuesday, July 11th. The analyst recommendations from a month ago are 7 Buy, 0 Overweight, 2 Sell, 7 Hold and 0 Underweight. PNC Financial Services Group Inc. now owns 16,837 shares of the Wireless communications provider's stock worth $227,000 after buying an additional 738 shares in the last quarter.

Economia Stock Seesawing Amidst Rampant Activity: Herbalife Ltd. (NYSE:HLF)
Author: 0 Stock Seesawing Amidst Rampant Activity: Herbalife Ltd. (NYSE:HLF)

If the $2.09 price target is reached, the company will be worth $2.06 million less. About 265,365 shares traded. Mattersight Corp (NASDAQ:MATR) has declined 29.56% since August 21, 2016 and is downtrending. (NYSE:HLF) for 6,700 shares. Shares are up 8% premarket. Cibc Asset Mgmt reported 5,082 shares. 14,903 are owned by Bluefin Trading Ltd Liability Com.

Economia Ford launches branded scrappage for polluting cars
Author: 0 Ford launches branded scrappage for polluting cars

The emissions and air quality issue rumbles on, and Ford has responded by introducing a scrappage scheme to encourage owners of older cars to chop them in for a cleaner, newer model . The Ford scrappage scheme offer is in addition to any other promotions and discounts. The incentive will run until the end of 2017, and is valid for registrations between September 1 and December 31.

Economia Bank strike on August 22 2017
Author: 0 Bank strike on August 22 2017

As many as 21 public sector banks control 75% of the total business. But government so far has desisted from such methods, he added. In order to protest against the banking reforms proposed by the Centre, the bank employees are calling strike on August 22.

Economia 'Suicidal act' by Turnbull to back US, North Korea warns
Author: 0 'Suicidal act' by Turnbull to back US, North Korea warns

Moon's comments come as the US and South Korean military begin the annual Ulchi Freedom Guardian (UFG) joint military exercises . The UFG computer-assisted simulation exercise began earlier in the day, mobilizing about 17,500 USA soldiers and some 50,000 South Korean troops.

Economia Walmart is slowly expanding its Uber-powered grocery delivery
Author: 0 Walmart is slowly expanding its Uber-powered grocery delivery

The Uber test is among several options for online order fulfillment being utilized by Walmart, which also offers click-and-collect pickup service at more than 900 stores and is testing associate delivery of online orders at some stores. Under the pilot with Uber, after the customer's order is prepared, an Uber driver comes to the appropriate Walmart store, picks up the order and takes it directly to the customer's location.

Author: 0 International Business Machines Corporation

Perficient, Inc. (NASDAQ:PRFT) has declined 18.67% since August 21, 2016 and is downtrending. It has outperformed by 10.26% the S&P500. Since March 2, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 2 insider sales for $1.37 million activity. International Business Machines Corporation (IBM ) average trading volume of 3,768,475 during the past month is 5.89% below its average volume over the past year, indicating that investors have been less active than usual in the stock in recent times.

Economia Later, Haters: University of Texas, Austin Quietly Removes Confederate Statues
Author: 0 Later, Haters: University of Texas, Austin Quietly Removes Confederate Statues

Each of the statues are expected to be gone by morning. The university formed a task force of faculty, students, alumni and university leaders in 2015 ― after an avowed white supremacist killed nine members of a black church in Charleston, South Carolina ― to evaluate statues on campus of Confederate military and political leaders.

Economia McDonald's to Close 169 Locations in India
Author: 0 McDonald's to Close 169 Locations in India

CPRL will not be able to use McDonald's systems and associated intellectual properties after 15 days from the termination notice, according to the statement. McDonald's and Bakshi have been at loggerheads over control of CPRL and an arbitration proceeding is being pursued by the food chain at the London Court of International Arbitration in this regard, where the matter is pending.

Economia Dutch Bros issues voluntary recall on eclipse glasses
Author: 0 Dutch Bros issues voluntary recall on eclipse glasses

Looking at the eclipse with glasses that aren't properly tinted (they reportedly need to be 100,000 times darker than normal sunglasses) can damage the retina, and even blind you. The statement didn't say where the glasses were given out. The company posted on Facebook late Sunday, saying the ISO safety certification on the glasses might be fake.

Economia US, South Korea to begin military exercise from Monday
Author: 0 US, South Korea to begin military exercise from Monday

They said the war exercise and the mobilization of USA strategic assets should be stopped to peacefully resolve the peninsula issue, citing the halt of the U.S. "We have seen no sign of that by what the president has done", said Mr. Cardin. A day later, he doubled down on his threat saying a military option against North Korea is "locked and loaded".