Sunday, 21 December 2014

North America

  • Our View: Sony shows we can't count on corporations

    22:00 | 20/12/14
    Press Herald
    America will probably survive without another Seth Rogan film. And it's probably a good idea for Americans to realize that North Korea is no joke: We may find their leader comical, but he tortures and intimidates the people under his power and he has ... more»
  • They Said What?

    21:26 | 20/12/14
    Barron's
    The Sony SNE -2.6490066225165565% Sony Corp. ADS U.S.: NYSE USD20.58 -0.56 -2.6490066225165565% /Date(1419027190702-0600)/ Volume (Delayed 15m) : 1545139 AFTER HOURS USD20.58 % Volume (Delayed 15m) : 20499 P/E Ratio N/A Market Cap 23976772255.3074 ... more»
  • Fed's Statement Lifts Stocks 3% on the Week

    21:15 | 20/12/14
    Barron's
    Anxiety diminished over the possible financial contagion from collapsing ruble and oil prices, and investors were encouraged by the Federal Reserve's stance on interest rates. more»
North America Snapshot
NameOpenHighLowLastChange
Nasdaq Composite4,7534,7824,7384,765170.36%
S&P 5002,0612,0782,0612,07190.46%
DJ Industrial Average17,77817,87417,74717,805270.15%
VALUE LINE INDEX4,6344,6674,6284,656230.49%
TSX COMPOSITE INDEX14,39014,53014,34914,4681220.85%
Russell 2000 Index1,1911,1991,1881,19640.32%
 
 
Latest News
  • 14 States Cut Taxes in 2014. Is Yours One of Them?

    21:03 | 20/12/14
    Daily Signal
    New York: The Empire State increased its death-tax exemption and lowered its corporate tax rate. Maryland: After raising taxes and fees 100 times under Democratic Gov. more»
  • Ed, Mphoko - Two Men Who Need to Be Homeless

    20:41 | 20/12/14
    AllAfrica.com
    "Away with little homes! Away with scrabbling pettiness and paltriness. Look at the contours of the land, and build up from these, with a sufficient nobility. "The English may be mentally or spiritually developed. But as citizens of splendid cities ... more»
  • Jeb Bush and Tenet Healthcare Corp.

    20:07 | 20/12/14
    American Thinker
    As soon as that five-year review ended, the same company, now operating as Tenet Healthcare, launched a program to increase profits by gouging Medicare. more»
  • Short Interest in Southern Grows By 11.0% (SO)

    20:07 | 20/12/14
    Mideast Time
    The Southern Company (NYSE:SO)is a holding company, which owns all of the common stock of the traditional operating companies, including Alabama Power Company (Alabama Power), Georgia Power Company (Georgia Power), Gulf Power Company ... more»
  • Short Interest in Actavis plc Increases By 389.8% (ACT)

    19:45 | 20/12/14
    WKRB News
    Actavis plc logo Actavis plc (NYSE:ACT) was the recipient of a large increase in short interest in the month of November. more»
  • SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust Sees Significant Growth in Short Interest (SPY)

    19:44 | 20/12/14
    Intercooler
    SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust logo SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (NYSE:SPY) saw a significant increase in short interest in the month of November. more»
  • iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Indx (ETF) Short Interest Up 13.4% in ...

    19:33 | 20/12/14
    sleekmoney
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  • Ascena Retail Group Sets New 12-Month Low on Insider Selling (ASNA)

    19:22 | 20/12/14
    Intercooler
    Ascena Retail Group logo Ascena Retail Group (NASDAQ:ASNA)'s share price reached a new 52-week low during trading on Friday after an insider sold shares in the company, Analyst Ratings Net reports. The company traded as low as $11.52 and last ... more»
  • Margarita Espada: the art of social change

    18:15 | 20/12/14
    Long Island Report
    Selected to go to Cuba in the 90s to meet all of the masters of Latin American theater, Espada's desire to travel and learn from her influencers grew from there, taking her from Denmark to study under Theater Anthropology's Eugenio Barba, to ... more»
  • A Natural-Gas Play With 60% Upside

    18:03 | 20/12/14
    Barron's
    ... in the energy patch. Ann Miletti, a senior portfolio manager at Wells Fargo Advantage Funds, puts Southwestern's private market value at $52 a share. more»
  • Photo gallery: Eastern Air Lines lands again at MIA

    18:03 | 20/12/14
    MiamiHerald.com
    The new Eastern Air Lines welcomed the first aircraft in its fleet Friday. The Boeing 737-800 was greeted with a water cannon salute when it landed at Miami International Airport. more»
  • A Strategy That Pays Dividends

    17:52 | 20/12/14
    Barron's
    Many people were so afraid of losing more money after the financial crisis that they failed to notice and take advantage of the market's turn in March 2009, which inaugurated one of the greatest bull markets in history. more»
  • Complaint filed against McDonald's; ExOne Co. reorganizes; Thai Union Frozen ...

    17:52 | 20/12/14
    Pittsburgh Post Gazette
    The U.S. National Labor Relations Board on Friday filed complaints against McDonald's Corp and its franchises for alleged labor violations, including the illegal firing and intimidation of staff who protested working conditions. more»
Global Indices
CodeLastChange
NZ505,528120.22%
COMP4,765170.36%
DJI17,805270.15%
SP5002,07190.46%
DAX9,787240.25%
FTSE6,545791.23%
NI22517,6214112.39%
TWI78.690.520.67%
Currencies
CodeLastChange
EURUSD1.2230.0060.50%
NZDUSD0.77430.00220.28%
AUDUSD0.81390.00330.40%
NZDAUD0.95060.00020.02%