After eight-straight losing sessions, the Dow Jones Industrial Average ($DJI) might draw support Friday from stronger overseas markets overnight. Without much data or earnings news on the calendar, the focus sits squarely on OPEC amid talk that a crude oil production increase might be in the card
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The resort island of Hainan may become a key proving ground for China’s push to lead the world in electric-vehicle adoption.
China aims to phase out sales of fossil-fuel vehicles in the province, and to accelerate the use of new-energy and energy-saving cars on the island, Xinhua News Agency reported late Saturday, citing an official guideline on reforming the southern province. The....More>>>
March 27, 2018: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 147 equities making new 52-week lows in Tuesday’s session. On the NYSE decliners led advancers by about 7 to 3 and on the Nasdaq, decliners led advancers by almost 4 to 1.
Eldorado Gold Corp. NYSE: EGO) dropped about 5.7% Tuesday to post a new 52-week low of $0.80. Shares closed at $0.87 on Monday and the stock’s....More>>>
Chances are, you may have been swindled at some point in your life, or you know someone who has. Nearly half of consumers surveyed recently by Stanford University’s Center on Longevity and the Finra Investor Education Foundation reported being a victim of financial fraud in the previous yeara far higher tally than earlier surveys indicated. No socioeconomic or demographic group is immune.....More>>>
Source: ThinkstockJanuary 5, 2018: The S&P 500 closed up 0.7% at 2,742.70. The DJIA closed up 0.9% at 25,291.67. Separately, the Nasdaq was up 0.8% at 7,136.56.
Friday proved to be yet another positive day for the broad U.S. markets, with all major exchanges hitting a new record high. With the first week of 2018 in the books, it seems that the markets can only go up from here with the....More>>>
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Uranium has been back in the news lately, not only due to its relationship with geopolitical maneuvering concerning nuclear weapons, but also as a necessary commodity in the global quest for clean, renewable energy.
The United States is the world’s largest producer of nuclear power, accounting for more than 30% of worldwide nuclear generation of electricity. While....More>>>
Shares of Sanchez Energy (NYSE:SN) gapped down before the market opened on Tuesday following a weaker than expected earnings announcement. The stock had previously closed at $3.69, but opened at $3.35. Sanchez Energy shares last traded at $3.06, with a volume of 10915439 shares traded.
The energy producer reported ($0.05) EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.16 by ($0.21).....More>>>
Penn West Petroleum Ltd. (NYSE:PWE) has been to the financial cliff and back again. The achievements of the last two years are probably top 1% in many areas. There was a little trepidation as the latest announcement saw more changes in senior management. For many shareholders, those senior manage
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Shares of Parker Drilling (NYSE:PKD) were down 2.3% on Thursday . The stock traded as low as $0.41 and last traded at $0.42. Approximately 26,000 shares were traded during trading, a decline of 99% from the average daily volume of 2,172,783 shares. The stock had previously closed at $0.43.