Markets are getting banged up around the world this morning. And the U.S. markets haven't even opened yet. But futures are pointing to an ugly trading session with Dow futures down 148 points and S&P 500 futures down by 19 points. And things will only get busier with a lot of economic data coming out. Show More Summary
Hacking in China thrives across official, corporate and criminal worlds and is openly discussed, whether for breaking into private networks, tracking dissent or stealing trade secrets.
Today in U.S. Naval history - May 22 1882 - Commodore Shufeldt signs commerce treaty opening Korea to U.S. trade 1958 - Naval aircraft F4D-1 Sky Ray sets five world speed-to-climb records,
As I do most of my trading and investing on the London Stock Exchange, I like to think that I know something about resource stocks; after-all, London is the preferred place for resource companies to list in the world, and a significant part of my portfolio is composed of miners and mining equipment company’s. The problem is [...]
As the world of equity asset-gatherers is desparate to point out the 'bubble' talk must mean bonds, we offer a few charts as a gentle reminder of reality... And as Doug Kass noted the last two times the S&P 500 hit all-time high and closed down more than 1% from that high were 10/11/07 & 3/24/00... Show More Summary
Kindle Worlds' setup lets everyone win: fanficcers, authors, and Amazon.
Trade partners in Ventura County joined forces at the Port of Hueneme to kick off a program celebrating World Trade Month. The Port timely hosted this event on National Maritime Day.
Funds for health, education, hydro-electric projects and cross-border trade come amid fresh fighting in the region.
(TOKYO) — Japan’s central bank says the world’s third-biggest economy is “picking up” as demand recovers in other countries and remains resilient at home, though the trade deficit widened in April, for the tenth straight month. The Bank...Show More Summary
On her official website, Senator Heidi Heitkamp is patting herself on the back for standing up to “special interests” on the floor of the Senate today. Heitkamp was arguing against amendments which would have ended trade protectionism for the sugar industry which keeps the price of sugar inflated by both controlling production to keep prices [...]Show More Summary
Three way collaborations aren’t new to us at all but this partnerships takes the best of all three worlds to deliver a strong product. The Hellfire Canyon (Motorcycle) Club, Boylston Trading Co., and Bell Helmets release the ‘Bostonia’ collection featuring… Boston Helmet Love from Boylston Trading Co., Hell Fire Canyon Club, and Bell is a post by Denise Taw on Selectism.
Wolf Richter www.testosteronepit.com www.amazon.com/author/wolfrichter The solar-panel industry, once fattened by taxpayer subsidies and false hopes, has been in a death spiral around the world. In the US, a slew of photovoltaic standouts like Solyndra went under, taking billions of subsidies and investor capital with them. Show More Summary
By AlphaVN Research: China is aiming to increase foreign trade by 8% in 2013 amid a slow recovery in the world economy and rising trade protectionism. The Yuan (CYB) has been steadily appreciating versus the dollar since last September...Show More Summary
Brad Pitt traded his signature all-black wardrobe for a white ensemble to pose for the June/July issue of Esquire, which will debut on newsstands May 31. Brad is embarking on promotional duties for his latest film World War Z, which hits US theaters next month, but the focus of his Esquire interview fell mainly on the importance of his family. Show More Summary
Latest research figures carried out by the Bank of America Corp. are set to rock the economies around the world once again. Has China been hiding the real state of its economic data? It would seem that the PRC hasn’t been quite as honest...Show More Summary
With the 2013 NBA draft just over one month away, 60 of the top young players in the world are prepared to go from prospects to rookies. Before those players find a home, however, we would be remiss to ignore the possibility that trades will shape the way the draft transpires. Show More Summary
Yesterday, the leading social networking stock in the world Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) came under selling pressure again. This stock has been selling off since May 3, 2013, when it traded as high as $29.07 a share. Yesterday, FB was trading lower by 0.38 cents to $25.87 a share. Show More Summary
Netflix bull Whitney Tilson believes the Internet streaming giant could be undervalued by a huge factor if you think about it in terms of the world of cable companies, where competitors trade at $1,000 per subscriber. At current levels,...Show More Summary
Nippon Yusen K.K., the world’s largest publicly traded operator of liquefied petroleum gas ships, surged the most in more than four years in Tokyo after a record weekly advance in rates.
CHICAGO (Reuters) - Financial trading in world markets has grown so lightning-fast that effective regulation is growing tougher by the second, increasing the threat of crashes sparked by hoaxes, electronic glitches or yet-unknown causes.