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Gold Jumps On North Korea Tensions

Gold Jumps On North Korea Tensions

Odds of a Fed rate rise during the December meeting now stand at around 40% according to the CME Group's 30-day Fed Fund futures prices. "Despite the threat from President Trump yesterday, mark...

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Selloff in stocks takes a breather; gold and yen tick up

Selloff in stocks takes a breather; gold and yen tick up

The pan-European STOXX 600 hit its lowest level since the end of March, down 1.1%. The CBOE Volatility Index, the most widely followed barometer of expected near-term US stock market volatility, h...

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Markets extend losses as Korea tensions escalate

Markets extend losses as Korea tensions escalate

Chief market analyst at CMC Markets Micheal Hewson agreed that investors have become used to tensions between the US and North Korea in recent years, but the "inexperience" of the US President has l...

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European markets end lower amid geopolitical tensions

The recovery fit a recent pattern of investors using dips to put more money in stocks. The remarks followed a new report asserting that USA intelligence has assessed that Pyongyang has successfu...

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Futures lower as North Korea tensions linger

Futures lower as North Korea tensions linger

The Shanghai Composite added 0.08% and the Shenzhen Composite inched higher by 0.07%. KOREA JITTERS: With President Donald Trump warning North Korea of " fire and fury ", investors have become...

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Gold Fields Limited (NYSE:GFI) Under Analyst Spotlight

Gold Fields Limited (NYSE:GFI) Under Analyst Spotlight

Gold Fields Limited ( GFI ) stock exposed a turn of 4.30% in most recent week and accomplished 11.35% performance over the last one month. The institutional investor held 8.57 million shares of the p...

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Mourinho's verdict on United's 4-0 victory

Mourinho's verdict on United's 4-0 victory

The only regret for the ex-Everton man is that he did not go home with the match ball - as the Hammers could easily have been on the wrong end of a hammering. 'We're not just going to forget about...

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North Korea tensions continue to weigh on global stocks

North Korea tensions continue to weigh on global stocks

The loss of appetite for risk followed North Korea's claim it was completing plans to fire four intermediate-range missiles over Japan to land near the U.S. The VIX, a measure of how much volatility...

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Was 'known criminal' behind disappearance of Trevor Deely?

Was 'known criminal' behind disappearance of Trevor Deely?

The site search is focused on an area on the Old Lucan Road in Chapelizod, Dublin 20. It's hoped the latest search will lead to a breakthrough in the case. Detective Inspector Paul Costello said a p...

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Global safe-haven trades jump on escalating North Korea tensions

Global safe-haven trades jump on escalating North Korea tensions

The broad-based S&P 500 was hit even harder, dropping 1.5 percent to close at 2,438.22, while the tech-rich Nasdaq Composite Index lost 2.2 percent 6,216.87. The price of gold also surged for the ...

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Wheaton Precious Metals Corp

Wheaton Precious Metals Corp

Wheaton Precious Metals Corp (NYSE: WPM ) has 0.00% since August 11, 2016 and is. The company reported $0.15 EPS for the quarter, hitting analysts' consensus estimates of $0.15. Despite having an exp...

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Minerals Technologies Inc. (MTX) Sets New 52-Week Low at $63.50

The stock of Minerals Technologies Inc (NYSE: MTX ) has "Sector Weight" rating given on Monday, September 19 by KeyBanc Capital Markets. It has outperformed by 14.31% the S&P500. Oppenheimer reported ...

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Brokers Issue Forecasts for Highwoods Properties, Inc.'s FY2018 Earnings (HIW)

Endurant Capital Management Lp sold 21,546 shares as Mallinckrodt Pub Ltd Co (MNK)'s stock declined 25.01%. State Of Wisconsin Invest Board stated it has 0.01% of its portfolio in Highwoods Propertie...

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Mamata Banerjee locks horns with Modi government over Independence Day celebration

Mamata Banerjee locks horns with Modi government over Independence Day celebration

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee was trapped in a Kolkata-bound Air India flight for around four hours on Saturday after the aircraft developed a technical snag which led to it being gr...

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Comcast Corp (NASDAQ:CMCSA) Q4 2016 Sentiment

Comcast Corp (NASDAQ:CMCSA) Q4 2016 Sentiment

Princeton Alpha LP invested in 5,993 shares or 0.09% of the stock. About 567,542 shares traded. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Telsey Advisory Group maintained Comcast Corporation (NASD...

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Could ENSCO PLC (ESV) See a Reversal After This Very Strong Session?

LS Investment Advisors LLC boosted its position in shares of Ensco Plc (NYSE: ESV ) by 19.5% during the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commi...

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Equities fall on rising tension between US & North Korea

Equities fall on rising tension between US & North Korea

Federal-funds futures, used by investors to place bets on the Fed's rate-policy outlook, on Friday showed a roughly 36% chance of a rate increase by the end of the year, down from 47% Thursday and 54%...

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Asian stocks slump on profit-taking amid US-NKorea tensions

Asian stocks slump on profit-taking amid US-NKorea tensions

At 10:57 a.m. ET (1457 GMT), the Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 54.38 points, or 0.25 percent, at 21,898.39, the S&P 500 was up 8.69 points, or 0.35 percent, at 2,446.90. The company's stock ...

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Indian ODI squad to face Sri Lanka announced

Indian ODI squad to face Sri Lanka announced

Fast bowlers Mohammed Shami and Umesh Yadav have also been left out, presumably rested. RohitSharma, who was rested for the West Indies series, returns and will be the vice-captain of the side. Shar...

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Korean shares open lower amid escalating tensions over N. Korea

Korean shares open lower amid escalating tensions over N. Korea

The Standard & Poor's 500 index slipped 0.90 points, or 0.04 percent, to 2,474.02. Eastern time. The Dow Jones industrial average slid 84 points, or 0.4 percent, to 22,000. It's still the highest it...

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Dow drops 200 points on escalating North Korea tensions

Dow drops 200 points on escalating North Korea tensions

If Friday's data points to strong United States inflation, it could raise concerns about further interest rate increases. In the latest economic data, the consumer-price index (http://www.marketwa...

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S&P 500 Falls 1.4 Percent in Safety Flight on N. Korea Tensions

S&P 500 Falls 1.4 Percent in Safety Flight on N. Korea Tensions

The 30-year bond was last up 4/32 in price to yield 2.7871 percent, from 2.794 percent late on Thursday. The Standard & Poor's 500 index fell 19 points, or 0.8 percent, to 2,454 as of 11:15 a.m. Mac...

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Stocks, dollar extend slide as US, North Korea tensions intensify

But the yen added to an already-strong weekly rally of close to 1.5 percent, hitting its highest in nearly four months versus the dollar at 108.73 yen. It was down 0.2 percent at 108.98 yen, after ret...

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Western New England Bancorp (WNEB) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research

Western New England Bancorp (WNEB) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research

Keefe, Bruyette & Woods reaffirmed a neutral rating on shares of Western New England Bancorp in a report on Wednesday, April 26th. Jacobs Asset Management Llc holds 3.91% of its portfolio in Great W...

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Stocks open lower; Disney and Netflix fall

Stocks open lower; Disney and Netflix fall

US stocks moved lower in morning trading Wednesday as traders weighed the growing tensions between the USA and North Korea. Wall Street's downbeat start followed a slide in major stock indexes in Eu...

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EP Energy Corporation (NYSE:EPE) Position Held By Riverstone Holdings

The stock of EP Energy Corp (NYSE:EPE) has "Neutral" rating given on Tuesday, March 8 by Credit Suisse. Royal Bank Of Canada reaffirmed an "outperform" rating and issued a $13.00 price target (down fr...

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Wall Street tumbles on North Korea worries

Most of the reaction is to President Trump's warning on late Wednesday and North Korea's comment about exploring the idea of hitting USA territory Guam with a missile strike. But are investors rea...

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North Korea Tensions Hit Global Stock Markets

Simmering tensions between the U.S. and North Korea have come back to the boil in recent days after Pyongyang disclosed plans to fire missiles over Japan to land near America's Pacific territory of Gu...

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Taking a Fresh Look at Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (HST)

Taking a Fresh Look at Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (HST)

Following the transaction, the executive vice president now owns 43,035 shares in the company, valued at approximately $818,095.35. It has underperformed by 2.87% the S&P500. The firm has a market cap...

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U.S. stock indexes edge higher in afternoon trading

For the week, the metal rose 2.3 per cent the strongest weekly gain since the week ended April 13. "The slight bias to the upside [in stocks] is a result of the CPI number". In other energy futures ...

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Fear Index Jumps on North Korea Concerns; Dow, Nasdaq Drop Triple Digits

Fear Index Jumps on North Korea Concerns; Dow, Nasdaq Drop Triple Digits

So far it's just been a war of words between the US and North Korea so the rally has just been a normal reaction to the possibility of a geopolitical event. South Korea's benchmark Kospi index fell ...

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Wall St falls on ramp-up of U.S. tension with N. Korea

Wall St falls on ramp-up of U.S. tension with N. Korea

Stock movers:Nordstrom Inc.(JWN) shares earlier rose after the retailer posted earnings that beat expectations (http://www.marketwatch.com/story/nordstrom-shares-rise-after-retailer-tops-views-sales...

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North Korea talk drags stocks lower; gold, yen rise

European markets also slid in early trade after Wall Street indices suffered their biggest losses in almost three months Thursday, while the dollar struggled to recover from eight-week lows below 10...

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Asian markets suffer bloodbath over escalating US, North Korea tensions

Asian markets suffer bloodbath over escalating US, North Korea tensions

North Korea has announced a detailed plan to launch a salvo of ballistic missiles toward the U.S. Pacific territory of Guam, a major military hub and home to U.S. Computer hardware stocks rebounded f...

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Gold offers refuge from US-North Korea tensions

Gold offers refuge from US-North Korea tensions

US -traded Nikkei futures NKc1 fell 2 percent to their lowest since mid-May. The Standard & Poor's 500 index dropped 1.4 per cent to 2,438.21. Dai-ichi Life Holdings dropped 1 percent, T&D Holdings ...

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Wall St higher but on track for deep weekly losses

On average, the S&P 500 falls 5% or more every 10 weeks and the index falls 10% every 33 weeks, according to data analyzed by AllianceBernstein going back to 1928. Retailers' results are being keenly ...

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Ambac Financial Group, Inc. (AMBC) Stake Reduced by Legal & General Group Plc

MKM Partners raised its rating on Ambac Financial Group , Inc.to Neutral on 12/05/2017 in a reversal from its prior Sell rating . The company has market cap of $1.74 billion. The institutional inves...

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Artificial Intelligence more concerning than North Korea: Elon Musk

Artificial Intelligence more concerning than North Korea: Elon Musk

Tesla CEO Elon Musk issued another warning regarding artificial intelligence (AI) Friday, saying it's more risky than North Korea . Musk's comments were in reference to his non-profit start-up, O...

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Trexquant Investment LP Has $604000 Position in Henry Schein, Inc. (HSIC)

Gulf International Bank UK Ltd now owns 24,935 shares of the company's stock worth $4,238,000 after buying an additional 300 shares during the last quarter. added HSIC to its research portfolio giving...

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Aberdeen Asset Management plc (ADN) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages

This represents a yield of 1.08%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 17th. This is a boost from Bankers Investment Trust PLC's previous dividend of $4.40. The stock was purcha...

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