Even Moody’s which is always late to the party with its warnings – but when it does warn, it’s a good idea to pay attention – finally warned: “Don’t fall into the trap of believing all is well outside of oil & gas.”
Longt-term share price performance of LinkedIn (LNKD), which is down 41% on Friday. If big-picture “macro” concerns including oil, China and the currencies, have been in the cockpit commanding market moves lately, then Friday’s market rout is all about simultaneous meltdowns in a handful of technology stocks. Currencies and commodities are tame, but a raft […]
By: Ricardo Hausmann As markets brace themselves for the negative effects of the decline in oil prices, Venezuela will probably be the first big domino to fall. Domestically, the most likely scenario is an imminent economic collapse and a humanitarian crisis. Internationally, it will imply the largest and messiest emerging market sovereign default since the […]
North Dakota was rolling in money in late 2014 and early 2015. Then the state experienced an oil boom that has quickly gone bust — to the tune of a $1 billion hole in the state’s two-year budgets. Plunging oil prices create huge headaches for a tiny state like North Dakota. Show More Summary
CARACAS (Reuters) - Two former cabinet ministers under late Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez are seeking an investigation to trace the fate of some $300 billion allegedly embezzled during the past decade through a complex currency control system.
A new report from Wall Street firm Goldman Sachs says any attempt by OPEC to save sliding oil prices will be “ultimately self-defeating.” While oil surged back to $34 a barrel in late January, the investment bank believes it was a slight rebound that will eventually witness prices dropping to $26 a barrel. Show More Summary
fuckyeahrenaissanceart: St. George Artist: Tintoretto Start Date: 1543 Completion Date:1544 Style: Mannerism (Late Renaissance) Genre: religious painting Technique: oil Material: canvas Dimensions: 122 x 92 cm Gallery: Hermitage, St. Petersburg, Russia
fuckyeahrenaissanceart: Self Portrait Artist: Tintoretto Completion Date: c.1547 Style: Mannerism (Late Renaissance) Genre: self-portrait Technique: oil Material: canvas Dimensions: 46 x 38 cm
fuckyeahrenaissanceart: Christ and the Woman Taken in Adultery Artist: Tintoretto Completion Date: c.1550 Style: Mannerism (Late Renaissance) Genre: religious painting Technique: oil Material: canvas Dimensions: 119 x 168 cm Gallery: Galleria Nazionale d'Arte Antica
By Wayne Cole SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian share markets slipped on Thursday after a late selloff on Wall Street, as investors were concerned the U.S. Federal Reserve might continue raising rates despite a turbulent backdrop for financial markets and much of the global economy. Show More Summary
Lately, the Cleantech industry has been greatly boosted by reports that expenditures in the sector will hold up, reaching $329 billion last year, despite the competition from cheap oil prices. This is not too surprising, as Amory Lovins put it, “Those who claimed low oil prices would crash renewables (other [...]
US stocks rebound in late trade as earnings, data impress; oil prices bound higher.
China shares end at 14-month lows after late selling frenzy (Reuters) China Dec gold imports through Hong Kong highest since 2013 (Reuters) China Contagion Fades as European Stocks Pare Drop, Oil Rises (BBG) Apple set for slowest ever...Show More Summary
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China stocks plunged more than 6 percent on Tuesday after yet another late bout of panic selling triggered by a resumed slide in global equity markets and oil prices. The CSI300 index of the largest listed companies...Show More Summary
Late last week the markets soared after the S&P hit 1812 - a 15% drop from its all time highs - with oil enjoying its biggest two-day surge in 7 years, on what most agree was a furious oversold bounce. But what was the catalyst? TheShow More Summary
Hang Seng jumps 1.6%, Tokyo Nikkei lifts 0.9% as oil price rise buoys sentiment.
Since North American petroleum production spawned an oil bear market in 2014, energy prices have had a commanding influence on stock prices. As US stock prices repeatedly retested their previous highs last July and again in late December 2015...
Oil prices have rebounded from Wednesday's historic low, reaching the $30 per barrel mark in late afternoon trading.
Big oil lost a skirmish in late December when North Dakota Grand Forks District Judge Debbie Kleven ordered Canada's Enbridge Energy Partners to pay farmland owner James Botsford $45 thousand of $60 thousand in attorney fees. Judge Kleven also ruled that Enbridge would lose their easement if the proposed pipeline is not completed within five years. Show More Summary
Iranian oil tanker approaching Port of Rotterdam in late 2007. With the implementation of JCPOA in early 2016, Europe will resume importing Iranian oil. By Dimitar Georgiev Threatened by an Iran with increasing regional and international...Show More Summary