Its no surprise that economic juggernauts China and Japan keep swapping places at the top of the list of biggest U.S. creditors. What might strike observers as odd, however, is that tiny Ireland has been lurking at No. 3 for more than a year.
The country holds more than $310 billion in U.S. government paper, according to the Treasury International Capital, or TIC, report released on Monday.....More>>>
December 4, 2017: Markets opened higher Monday but weakness in tech stocks sank the Nasdaq early. The U.S. Senate’s passage of the tax bill certainly buoyed traders’ spirits. The tech and real estate sectors were the day’s poorest performers while telecom and financials soared. WTI crude oil for January delivery settled at $57.47 a barrel, down 1.5% for the day. February gold dropped....More>>>
The global equities swoon rolled over to Asia on Friday, where markets reacted negatively to the Trump administrations trade broadside against China.
Although the import tariffs had been telegraphed for weeks, Thursdays package, covering about $60 billion in goods, sent investors running for havens. Bonds and gold prices rose and the Japanese yen hit its highest point against the U.S. dollar....More>>>
ValuEngine downgraded shares of China Yuchai International (NYSE:CYD) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report published on Wednesday morning.
Shares of NYSE CYD traded up $0.15 during trading on Wednesday, reaching $20.50. The company had a trading volume of 43,709 shares, compared to its average volume of 80,397. China Yuchai International has a 12 month low of $16.16 and a 12 month....More>>>
China’s trash import ban is giving the global recycling industry an enormous headache. The flip side: the world has finally been forced to rethink its approach to waste.
Beijing has last year banned the imports of 24 varieties of solid waste, including types of plastic and unsorted paper. On Friday, it extended the ban to dozens more types of recyclable materials, including steel....More>>>
If youre looking for an undervalued company in the auto segment thats almost guaranteed to grow slow and steady over the long term, then the Lear Corporation (LEA) should definitely be on your vetting list. The lowly PE ratio of 10 is merely the bitter aftertaste of investors in a company that went belly up during the great recession because of its debt pile. I believe the company has shaken off....More>>>
May 1, 2017: Markets opened higher on Monday following an agreement that keeps the federal government solvent through the end of September. Blue chips have shown very little gain today, with telecom and utilities performing worst and tech and financials performing best. WTI crude oil for June delivery settled at $48.84 a barrel, down 1% on the day. June gold also dropped 1% for the day to settle....More>>>
Black Knight Inc (NYSE:BKI) has been assigned a consensus rating of “Buy” from the twelve ratings firms that are presently covering the firm, Marketbeat.com reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have assigned a hold rating and nine have issued
New Relic (NYSE:NEWR) had its target price increased by BMO Capital Markets from $95.00 to $110.00 in a report published on Tuesday, Marketbeat reports. BMO Capital Markets currently has an outperform rating on the software maker’s stock.
Walmart's (NYSE:WMT) acquisition of Indian e-commerce giant Flipkart marks the American big-box retailer's entry into a lucrative market that's going to be worthat least $200 billion by 2026. Even then, online sales will account for just 12% of India's overall retail sales, according to Morgan St
January 2, 2018: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 36 equities making new 52-week lows in Tuesday’s session. On the NYSE advancers led decliners by about 3 to 2 and on the Nasdaq, advancers and decliners by more than 2 to 1.