• Global Stocks Poised for Weekly Declines
Global Stocks Poised for Weekly Declines

The pan-European FTSEurofirst 300 index lost 1.01 percent and MSCI's gauge of stocks across the globe shed 0.26 percent for a weekly loss of 1.6 percent, the largest since the week to November 4. situation", said Phil Blancato, CEO of Ladenburg Thalmann Asset Management. "With European, U.S. and Asian markets all suffering heavily in anticipati...

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  • USA stocks open slightly higher
USA stocks open slightly higher

Traders' screens were in the red in Asia and Europe as investors fled to safe haven assets after US President Donald Trump doubled down on his North Korea rhetoric. The Nasdaq composite lost 18.13 points, or 0.3 percent, to 6,352.33. About 15 minutes into trading, the Dow Jones Industrial Average had dropped to 21,947.15, down 0.5 percent fro...

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  • Investors React to Trump's North Korea Threats
Investors React to Trump's North Korea Threats

On Friday, an MSCI index of stocks across the globe posted its largest weekly drop since the week before Trump won the United States presidential election in November. United States equities had been on track for a 10th-straight record session Tuesday and the dollar was initially up after the JOLTS survey showed job openings hit a record in the U.S...

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  • USA stocks fall again on North Korea tensions
USA stocks fall again on North Korea tensions

The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 0.9 percent to end at 21,844.01, the only close below 22,000 since breaking through that level for the first time August 2. North Korea has made threats against the US for years, but a recent military intelligence analysis found the country has developed the ability to build a small nuclear warhead that can r...

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  • UP: CM Yogi asks madarsas to record I-Day celebrations on camera
UP: CM Yogi asks madarsas to record I-Day celebrations on camera

After the Madhya Pradesh Madarsa Board followed in the Uttar Pradesh Madrasa Shiksha Parishad's footsteps in ordering all 256 Madrasas in the state to unfurl the national flag and recite the national anthem on August 15, the Congress party on Sunday categorically stated that the saffron party didn't induce patriotism, it is in our DNA and should no...

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  • U.S. stocks tumble on North Korea worries
U.S. stocks tumble on North Korea worries

Meanwhile, the Russell 2000 index of small-cap stocks looked poised for a weekly drop of almost 3%, its biggest one-week decline since February 2016. "This inflation data for the month was not good". Computer hardware stocks rebounded following recent weakness, with the NYSE Arca Computer Hardware Index climbing by 1.4 percent. On August 10, th...

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  • Stocks slide on continued concern over tension between United States and North Korea
Stocks slide on continued concern over tension between United States and North Korea

The Japanese markets were closed for a holiday. "Meanwhile, Trump knows that a conflict in North Korea could risk a huge amount of casualties and a huge humanitarian crisis on China's doorstep". The Standard & Poor's 500 index fell less than a point to 2,474, making up much of the ground it lost earlier. Korea's Kospi stock benchmark lost 1.1...

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  • Neymar cleared to make PSG debut
Neymar cleared to make PSG debut

While the world is still digesting the €222 million figure that came with Neymar , PSG have just blindsided everyone. According to French newspaper L'Equipe, PSG is unlikely to ask Federation Internationale de Football Association to rule on the issue because it could slow down proceedings further.

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  • World markets slide for third day on political tension
World markets slide for third day on political tension

The hope that the Fed will have to slow its rate increases appeared to stop, at least for now, the near US$1 trillion loss in world stocks valuations this week triggered by the war of words between Pyongyang and Washington. "I'll tell you why, and they should be very nervous". North Korea said it was considering plans to fire missiles at Guam...

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  • Shares hit by US-North Korea tensions
Shares hit by US-North Korea tensions

United States stocks ended lower on Thursday, and Asian markets fell sharply, with Hong Kong's Hang Seng index dropping 2%. Additionally, China weighed in on the standoff, saying in an editorial in state-run Global Times that Beijing will intervene if the USA strikes first against North Korea.

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  • Global stocks fall on rising unease over North Korea
Global stocks fall on rising unease over North Korea

The yen is often sought in times of geopolitical tension, partly because Japan has a big current account surplus, and it being the world's biggest creditor nation, there is an assumption Japanese investors may repatriate their foreign holdings in times of heightened global uncertainty.

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  • Chelsea 2-3 Burnley
Chelsea 2-3 Burnley

Newly-signed substitute Alvaro Morata got one back in the 69th minute, poking the ball in from a Willian cross and putting Burnley on the back foot. That was until Luiz sprinted onto Morata's pass and volleyed in to bring the nine men to within a goal of Burnley . "It's a tough start but we've got some good games coming up in the first f...

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  • Masonite International Corporation (DOOR) Shares Bought by US Bancorp DE
Masonite International Corporation (DOOR) Shares Bought by US Bancorp DE

It has underperformed by 7.18% the S&P500. Shares were disposed in a price range of $74.08, amounting $259,280.00. after the closing of the transaction the executive has an ownership of 22,618 stocks in the company, assessed at roughly $1,675,541.44.

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  • HSBC Holdings PLC (HSBC) Downgraded by BidaskClub
HSBC Holdings PLC (HSBC) Downgraded by BidaskClub

SOL Capital Management CO now owns 7,393 shares of the financial services provider's stock worth $343,000 after buying an additional 46 shares in the last quarter. On average, equities research analysts forecast that Ryanair Holdings PLC will post $7.58 EPS for the current fiscal year. The firm also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be pa...

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  • Markets extend losses as Korea tensions escalate
Markets extend losses as Korea tensions escalate

A Labour Department report showed its producer price index posted a surprise drop in July, down 0.1 percent for the largest slide in nearly a year. The dollar index.DXY, which tracks the greenback against six rival currencies, was down 0.17 percent to 93.391.

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  • Franco-Nevada Corporation (NYSE:FNV)
Franco-Nevada Corporation (NYSE:FNV)

In the last ninety days, insiders have sold 162,000 shares of company stock valued at $16,008,920. Shell Asset Management boosted its stake in stocks of Franco-Nevada Corporation by 9.7% in the Q1. The company also recently declared a dividend for shareholders paid on Thursday the 29th of June 2017. Investors of record on Thursday, September 14th w...

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  • Gold up for fourth straight session on North Korea tensions
Gold up for fourth straight session on North Korea tensions

The Standard & Poor's 500 index fell 35 points, or 1.4 percent, to 2,438, its biggest drop since mid-May. The dollar held steady at 110.02 yen, having pulled up from Wednesday's low of 109.56 yen, its lowest level since June 15. Gold prices held steady after touching their highest in more than two months on Friday and were on track for a weekly ...

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  • Wall St set to open flat after inflation data, N.Korea tensions
Wall St set to open flat after inflation data, N.Korea tensions

Nasdaq 100 e-minis were down 17 points, or 0.29 percent, on volume of 36,232 contracts. The selling in USA markets started on August 8 after President Trump warned North Korea that threats will be "met with fire and fury ". Michael Kors climbed 21.5 percent after the luxury handbag and apparel designer and retailer's latest quarterly results...

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  • European states recalled eggs over contamination scandal
European states recalled eggs over contamination scandal

The UK food watchdog said about 700,000 eggs had been sent to the country from potentially contaminated Dutch farms, up from an earlier estimate of 21,000. The substance can damage people's kidneys, liver and thyroid glands if eaten in large quantities. It is an insecticide which is not permitted for use around food-producing animals.

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  • Analysts Opinions on: Physicians Realty Trust (DOC)
Analysts Opinions on: Physicians Realty Trust (DOC)

The real estate investment trust reported $0.24 earnings per share (EPS ) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.23 by $0.01. Proshare Advisors LLC now owns 54,387 shares with a value of $1,095,000. 300,050 are held by Connor Clark Lunn Investment Management Ltd. Nomura Asset Management accumulated 1,680 shares or 0% of the stock. ...

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  • The Case for and Against Fidelity National Information Services, Inc. (FIS)
The Case for and Against Fidelity National Information Services, Inc. (FIS)

The stock declined 0.04% or $0.02 reaching $47.36 on the news. It has underperformed by 2.12% the S&P500. EHIC's SI was 986,200 shares in August as released by FINRA. Kanaly Trust invested 0% of its portfolio in Fidelity National Information Servcs Inc (NYSE:FIS). Archford Strategies Limited Liability owns 331 shares.

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  • We held our own against Real: Mourinho
We held our own against Real: Mourinho

Madrid vice-captain Marcelo said he felt the main difference between the spells under Zidane and Mourinho was the two Champions League titles the former had delivered. Managers are now pressing ahead with their plans for the summer transfer window so we'll bring you all the latest news and gossip from around the globe.

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  • North Korea tension hits market as traders seek safety
North Korea tension hits market as traders seek safety

In economic news productivity, or how many goods and services USA workers produce an hour, rose at an annual rate of 0.9% in the second quarter from the previous three months, the Labor Department said Wednesday. US crude oil crude futures CLc1 were little changed at $48.59 per barrel. "If we saw any movement out of North Korea or if we saw any m...

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  • Dollar slumps, Tokyo tanks as North Korea tensions spike
Dollar slumps, Tokyo tanks as North Korea tensions spike

Defence minister Itsunori Onodera said on Thursday's parliamentary session that a missile attack on the United States territory would breach the U.S. deterrence against an attack on Japan. "The President... I think he felt it necessary to issue a very strong statement directly to North Korea ", Tillerson told CNN on Wednesday . However, with ...

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  • Malaysia's 1MDB says $350 mln paid to Abu Dhabi for debt deal
Malaysia's 1MDB says $350 mln paid to Abu Dhabi for debt deal

It was granted an extension to pay about US$600 million by the end of August, on the condition that half that amount was remitted by today. In a declaration included in Justice Department's latest filings, a Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) agent warned that information in the civil cases may reveal "potential targets and subjects of the i...

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  • Wal-Mart Stores Inc
Wal-Mart Stores Inc

The stock rose 1.18% or $0.33 reaching $28.23. Reliance Of Delaware reported 0.34% in Wal-Mart Stores Inc (NYSE: WMT ). It has underperformed by 2.87% the S&P500.The move comes after 5 months positive chart setup for the $245.07 billion company.

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  • USA stocks slip as North Korea tensions mount
USA stocks slip as North Korea tensions mount

The yen also advanced further after a brief pull-back overnight. On the currency markets , the pound was down to a three-week low against the U.S. dollar but mainly due to earlier disappointing output and trade data. "The CPI data was very muted and not something which the Federal Reserve is going to be happy to look at", said Think Markets anal...

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  • North Korea Has Markets Nervous But Not Panicked
North Korea Has Markets Nervous But Not Panicked

Markets remained concerned over the risk of a U.S. first-strike against North Korean nuclear facilities. USA stock index futures were lower on Friday as the escalating war of words with North Korea drove investors to seek safety in low-risk assets.

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  • US Stocks Close Lower, Snapping Dow's 10-Day Winning Streak
US Stocks Close Lower, Snapping Dow's 10-Day Winning Streak

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson later insisted the USA isn't signalling it's about to mete out a military response despite threats from North Korea suggesting it could attack Guam, a US island territory in the Pacific. Australia's S&P/ASX 200 dropped 1.2 percent to 5,693.10. Meanwhile, U.S. wholesale prices (http://www.marketwatch.com/story/us...

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  • Former Uber CEO sued for fraud
Former Uber CEO sued for fraud

It claims Kalanick deliberately misled investors and found a way to remain involved with the company's decision-making via board seats that Benchmark alleges were "fraudulently procured". Though one of the most significant private companies in Silicon Valley, Uber has been facing allegations of sexism, misbehavior at the executive level, and others...

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  • Swiss franc, yen rise as North Korea tensions brew
Swiss franc, yen rise as North Korea tensions brew

Gold prices rose on US-North Korea tensions. Trading was thinner than usual, with Japanese markets closed for a public holiday. The yen held steady against the dollar, taking a breather after having risen on Wednesday to its highest level in almost eight weeks.

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  • ConAgra Foods Inc. (CAG) Shares Sold by Louisiana State Employees Retirement System
ConAgra Foods Inc. (CAG) Shares Sold by Louisiana State Employees Retirement System

Ameriprise Financial Inc. now owns 2,724,274 shares of the company's stock worth $46,313,000 after buying an additional 259,880 shares during the period. The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, August 30th. Shareholders of record on Monday, August 21st will be given a dividend of $0.09 per share.

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  • Brokerages Set $34.00 Price Target for Liberty Media Corporation (FWONK)
Brokerages Set $34.00 Price Target for Liberty Media Corporation (FWONK)

Macquarie Group Ltd. now owns 4,600 shares of the technology company's stock valued at $159,000 after buying an additional 3,285 shares during the period. River Road Asset Management LLC now owns 943,944 shares of the company's stock valued at $41,987,000 after buying an additional 190,806 shares during the period.

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  • Gold Surges On Producer Prices, North Korea
Gold Surges On Producer Prices, North Korea

The CBOE Volatility Index , a barometer of expected near-term stock market volatility, closed at its highest since the USA presidential election on Thursday, but was down 1.22 points at 14.82 points on Friday. South Korean stocks ended slightly lower Thursday as foreign investors offloaded local stocks on profit-taking amid escalating tensions...

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  • N. Korea nerves push stocks down for third day
N. Korea nerves push stocks down for third day

Markets had seen a tentative recovery in risk appetite in USA and early Asian trading, but as the war of words resumed Asian stocks dropped back and London , Frankfurt and Paris all lost 0.5 to 1.2 per cent. Thai shares fell as much as 0.5 per cent, hurt by industrials, while Malaysian shares fell slightly as industrials and consumer discretion...

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