Economia

JMP Securities downgraded Ocera Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:OCRX) on Tuesday, January 31 to "Mkt Perform" rating. SunTrust initiated the stock with "Buy" rating in Wednesday, October 5 report. After $0.87 actual EPS reported by Cna Financial Corp for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -11.49% negative EPS growth. Since November 18, 2016, it had 0 insider buys, and 2 selling transactions for $782,320 activity.
  • Barclays rejigs global investment banking team, seeks new hires

    Barclays rejigs global investment banking team, seeks new hires

    Economia

    In the U.S., Joe McGrath, chief executive of the Americas division, will also take on the role of global head of banking. However, Barclays insiders denied that the changes were a response to the first-quarter performance, pointing out that it was natural for a new division head to want to make changes a few months after arriving.
  • Coach Buys Kate Spade

    Economia

    Selena Gomez was also brought in as the new face of the brand after singing a deal rumored to be worth $10 million. Coach's acquisition of Kate Spade follows their successful purchase of Stuart Weitzman for $547 million. Coach was founded as a family firm in Manhattan in 1941, and has grown into a global brand. While Kate Spade has been expanding, Coach has been reducing its own retail footprint in North America, where the company closed 30 retail stores in the fiscal year ended ...
  • Credem, 38 milioni di utili nel primo trimestre

    Credem, 38 milioni di utili nel primo trimestre

    Economia

    I ricavi salgono dell'8,4% a 19.366 milioni di euro rispetto ai 17.872 milioni di euro nel primo trimestre 2016.Il giro d'affari del primo trimestre include, come partite straordinarie, la plusvalenza relativa alla cessione della partecipazione nella società cilena Electrogas per 151 milioni di euro .
  • Nationalisation of key industries 'in leaked draft of Labour manifesto'

    Economia

    The 42 page election manifesto of the main opposition Labour Party, which is not yet finalised has been leaked, contains policies on nationalising railways and suggests that the party will not leave the European Union without a deal. The Telegraph said the document ruled out setting a target for cutting net migration - something Theresa May has committed to despite so far failing to hit the Conservatives' "tens of thousands" ambition.
  • Macron's victory overshadowed by possible crisis, European Union challenges

    Macron's victory overshadowed by possible crisis, European Union challenges

    Economia

    Macron's defeated presidential rival Marine Le Pen has also signalled a need to adapt. Emmanuel Macron has taken part in VE Day commemorations in Paris , hours after being voted France's youngest-ever president. If another party wins a majority, Macron could be pressured to choose a prime minister from that party, a situation the French call "cohabitation". Macron's election was welcome news at the United Nations as it battles to ward off plans from US President Donald Trump to cut ...
  • NZ dollar drops as Fed statement leaves June rate hike in prospect

    Economia

    The Fed is in its first tightening cycle in more than a decade after it spent years keeping rates near zero to nurse the economy back to health following the 2007-2009 recession. The rate-setting committee also is still waiting to see to what extent Trump administration policies on tax, spending and regulation will be able to get through Congress.
  • China official discourages linking US trade moves to North Korea issue

    China official discourages linking US trade moves to North Korea issue

    Economia

    President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping when the latter visited the U.S.in April. Under the agreement, China will allow U.S. beef exports to flow directly to the country for the first time since 2003, while the United States will take steps to authorize Chinese imports of cooked poultry into the United States by July 16.
  • SBI Life to hire eight banks to manage its IPO

    SBI Life to hire eight banks to manage its IPO

    Economia

    The country's largest lender State Bank of India has chose to sell 12 per cent stake in the life insurance venture SBI Life via initial public offering. KKR and Temasek own 1.95 per cent each. (1.95%) for Rs 1,794 crore ($265 million). State Bank of India, the country's biggest lender by assets, said on Friday its board has given in-principle approval to initiate the process of floating.
  • Macy's quarterly profit tumbles 39 per cent

    Economia

    SALES SURPRISE: Shares in Interexon surged 17.8 percent after the biotechnology company's quarterly revenue exceeded Wall Street's expectations. "While we'll be operating fewer stores, we have the opportunity to make our stores better". Macy's downward spiral continued, with profits at the start of the year plunging as sales dwindled. The last time the share price sunk that low was in October 2011, more than 5 1/2 years ago.
  • Asian stocks higher in quiet trading; oil prices gain

    Asian stocks higher in quiet trading; oil prices gain

    Economia

    Oil prices rose on Thursday, and Brent was firmly back over $50 per barrel, as a fall in US crude inventories and a more severe than expected cut in Saudi supplies to Asia tightened the market. The dollar index, which tracks the greenback against a basket of trade-weighted peers, also crept down about 0.1% to 99.594. The dollar retained most of its overnight gains on rising risk appetite and higher U.S.
  • Macron announces gender equal list of parliamentary candidates

    Economia

    Founded in April 2016 as the "En Marche!" Macron's is now looking to get his fledgling La Republique En Marche! party a strong presence in Parliament to push through his legislative agenda. FXTM Chief Market Strategist Hussein Sayed said the Emanuel Macron massive win in the French presidential elections which has sent the Euro on a seven-month is indicative of a reversal from the recent rise of "populism" in the west.