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Economia

Now, looking at the latest Freddie Mac report, the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage sits at 4.20% for the week ending January 5, 2017, down from last week when it averaged 4.32%. Rates fell this week, but are likely to go higher this year. Refinancings fell 22% in the most recent week, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association.
  • Israel and China agree new construction deal

    Economia

    The Israeli and Chinese governments agreed in principle on January 4 to import up to 20,000 construction workers to Israel to ease a huge shortage there. Parties familiar with the question explained that the reason for insisting on a bilateral agreement was to eliminate mediation fees and human trafficking.
  • The Short Interest in Calpine Corp. (CPN) Drops By 16.9%

    Economia

    The consensus 12-month price target from analysts covering the stock is $15.63. (NYSE:CPN) opened at 11.14 on Friday. As per Friday, July 29, the company rating was maintained by Benchmark. Swiss Savings Bank accumulated 0.02% or 942,158 shares. The stock lost about -4.2 percent in price since last results when it was at $11.93 a share. Tudor Invest Corp Et Al holds 6,089 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio.
  • UK MoD awards contract to Dragonfire consortium to build laser weapon

    UK MoD awards contract to Dragonfire consortium to build laser weapon

    Economia

    It will also test its capability to detect and track targets at various ranges and in different weather conditions over land and water. "It draws on innovative research into high power lasers so as to understand the potential of the technology to provide a more effective response to the emerging threats that could be faced by United Kingdom armed forces".
  • McDermott Wins EPCI Contract From Saudi Aramco

    McDermott Wins EPCI Contract From Saudi Aramco

    Economia

    The combined weight of all the structures to be handled by the American multinational firm is 11,595 tons. MDR, which already is executing EPCI work for Aramco on nine jackets offshore Saudi Arabia that are expected to be delivered in Q3 2017, says the award is its third fast-track project from Aramco in the past 18 months.
  • Police investigate shooting near Stonewall Jackson High School

    Police investigate shooting near Stonewall Jackson High School

    Economia

    Entry to the schools was restricted, but all students and staff are safe. The area has been secured, police said. Another person suffered a minor injury unrelated to the shooting. They both were taken to a nearby hospital. Police said there's an indication the shooter and the victim knew each other and there's no threat to the public.
  • Research Report for: The Chemours Company (NYSE:CC)

    Economia

    Apache Corp. The stock touched its 52-Week High on Dec 12, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Jan 20, 2016. The firm shows the market capitalization of $24.35 Billion. Its Chemical Solutions segment is a provider of industrial and specialty performance chemicals under the brands including Virkon and Oxone. Chemours Company is headquartered in Wilmington.
  • Barclays Capital Issues Price Target With 16.04% Upside On State Street Corporation

    Barclays Capital Issues Price Target With 16.04% Upside On State Street Corporation

    Economia

    Today, Barclays PLC raised its price target on Regions Financial Corporation (NYSE:RF) to $15.00 per share. Credit Suisse Group initiated coverage on State Street Corporation in a report on Tuesday, November 22nd. The correct version of this report can be accessed at https://sportsperspectives.com/2017/01/04/rbc-capital-markets-reaffirms-hold-rating-for-state-street-corporation-stt/.
  • Bluefin tuna goes for $632000 in 1st Tsukiji auction of '17

    Bluefin tuna goes for $632000 in 1st Tsukiji auction of '17

    Economia

    Kimura won the bid for the tuna caught off Oma, Aomori prefecture, northern Japan, with a 74 million yen (633,000 USD) at the fish market's first tuna auction this year. Pew and a dozen other environmental groups have called for a two-year moratorium on commercial fishing of the species. The New Year's tuna auction in 2016 was expected to be the last at the Tsukiji market.