by | August 13, 2017 | 15:23

A statement from the North Korean military called President Donald Trump's warning that the communist nation would face " fire and fury " if it continued its provocations a "load of nonsense". In Asia, several indexes closed lower overnight. It is not just North Korea that has the potential to surprise investors. The broader index closed at 2,319.71 points on Friday, down 3.1 percent from a week ago.

by | August 13, 2017 | 15:15

Winners and Losers: Live-events company Live Nation saw its stock climb more than five percent Thursday on news that concert ticket sales jumped 22 percent from a year ago. In Europe, Britain's FTSE 100 was down 1.1 percent to 7,306, while France's CAC 40 fell 1.1 percent to 5,058. And Blue Apron shares dipped after its first earnings report as a public company.

by | August 13, 2017 | 14:21

The S&P 500 dropped the most since May and MSCI's gauge of stocks across the globe .miwd00000pus lost 1.1 percent in its third straight day of declines, as it pulled further back from all-time highs. With Asian bourses and United States stock futures weakening early on Wednesday, the safe-haven 10-year Treasury yield was last down 3 basis points. "What has changed this time is that the scary threats and war of words between the USA and North Korea have intensified to the point that ...

by | August 13, 2017 | 14:18

To further intensify the rescue and relief operations, the National Disaster Response Force has been summoned, said the official adding that at least five people have been rescued so far in the ongoing operations. "The other bus has been swept away, 800 metres down the steep hillside". One of the buses was travelling to Chamba from Manali while the other was travelling to Katra in Jammu from Manali when the landslide occurred.

by | August 13, 2017 | 13:54

Spot gold added 0.7 per cent to $1,285.70 an ounce. The 30-year bond last rose 5/32 in price to yield 2.8107 per cent, from 2.818 per cent late on Wednesday. The benchmark Korea Composite Stock Price Index lost 39.76 points, or 1.69 percent, to 2,319.71. The Russell 2000 index gave up 24.40, or 1.7 percent, to 1,372.54.

by | August 13, 2017 | 13:42

Nevertheless, the geopolitical uncertainty looks set to continue, dealers said, following Trump's fresh warning Thursday that his earlier threat to unleash "fire and fury" on the reclusive nuclear-armed state may not have been "tough enough".

by | August 13, 2017 | 12:21

The MSCI Asia Pacific Index excluding Japan lost 1.6 percent to 155.61 as of 4:57 Hong Kong, set for its longest losing streak since July 4, as five stocks declined for each one that advanced. "If you think this is just rattling sabers, and it's just words, then you could view this as a buying opportunity". Wall Street got off on a downbeat start early Thursday as tensions between the US and North Korea continued to escalate, rattling markets overseas .

by | August 13, 2017 | 07:51

The Yogi Adityanath-led state government has directed all madrasas across the state to hoist the national flag, recite the national anthem, sing patriotic songs, organise cultural and sport-related programmes, and pay tribute to freedom fighters on Independence Day.

by | August 13, 2017 | 05:41

Investors flocked to gold Wednesday against the backdrop of rising tensions between the US and North Korea, offsetting some of the broad-based declines on the commodity-heavy Toronto stock index. The US dollar set an eight-week low against the yen after US President Donald Trump further ratcheted up the rhetoric, suggesting that his " fire and fury " comments may not have been tough enough.

by | August 13, 2017 | 05:09

Traders reacted with dismay to his fresh warning Thursday that his earlier threat to unleash "fire and fury" on the reclusive nuclear-armed state may not have been "tough enough". Retail results are also on investors' mind as the second-quarter earning season winds down. The S&P 500 added 3.11 points, or 0.1%, to 2441.32, ending the week down 1.4%, its biggest loss since March.

by | August 13, 2017 | 03:34

Emery has yet to announce his squad for the trip to Guingamp but it is very unlikely Neymar will not be included. We want him to start in the 11. Barcelona players labelled last season a failure and Gerard Pique among others has suggested a return to passing, possession football is what is needed for the club to restore their previous glories.

by | August 12, 2017 | 23:41

Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 inched down less than 0.1 percent to finish at 19,729.74. In New Zealand, the Kiwi Dollar edged higher after the central bank there left rates unchanged at the current 1.75%. Japanese markets were closed for a holiday, but the tense mood dragged Asian shares lower and an MSCI index of stocks across the globe .miwd00000pus was on track to post its largest weekly drop since the week before Donald Trump won the US presidential election in November.

by | August 12, 2017 | 23:08

Coca Cola Co now has $194.92 billion valuation. The stock has been active on the tape, now trading at $43.22, up from yesterday's close by 0.44%. Barclays PLC reissued a "buy" rating and set a $44.00 target price on shares of Coca-Cola European Partners PLC in a research note on Sunday, May 7th.

by | August 12, 2017 | 22:54

United States stocks ended lower on Thursday, and Asian markets fell sharply, with Hong Kong's Hang Seng index dropping 2%. Gold surged by Rs 30 to Rs 30,050 per ten gram at the bullion market today on the back of mounting tension between the U.S.

by | August 12, 2017 | 22:34

And they needed all of that cushion to survive a second half fightback from the champions - who finished with nine men after Cesc Fabregas' late dismissal for a second yellow card. But Rooney ended a scrappy first half when he headed in to mark his Goodison homecoming in the best possible style. Chelsea still swept forward and Defender David Luiz found the net in the 87th minute as a shell-shocked Burnley hung on.

by | August 12, 2017 | 21:51

Dai-ichi Life Holdings dropped 1 percent, T&D Holdings fell 2.2 percent while Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group declined 0.9 percent. The Nikkei dropped 1.3 percent to 19,738.71, the weakest closing level since May 31, but defence equipment makers attracted buyers, with Ishikawa Seisakusho soaring 5.0 percent, Howa Machinery rising 1.1 percent and Tokyo Keiki advancing 1.4 percent.

by | August 12, 2017 | 21:44

ET (1234 GMT). The Nasdaq finished the day at 6,216.87, a slide of 135.46, while the S&P 500 lost almost 1.5 percent, ending the day at 2,438.21. The Nasdaq Composite was down 115.35 points, or 1.82 percent, at 6,236.98. IN A SKID: Avis Budget Group slumped 6.8% to $31.13 after the vehicle rental company cut its guidance following a weak second quarter. "The escalation of the geopolitical situation between the USA and North Korea is beginning to rattle investors' nerves as was ...

by | August 12, 2017 | 21:14

The company reported its EPS on 6/29/2017. Finally, Morgan Stanley upgraded shares of Physicians Realty Trust from an "underweight" rating to an "equal weight" rating and set a $18.00 price target for the company in a research report on Monday, July 24th.

by | August 12, 2017 | 20:11

Clark in a statement issued thursday concerning Saturday's non-elective national convention of the PDP, also advised the party to guard against the practice of relying on governors, government functionaries and candidates provides logistics and convey delegates to convention venues.

by | August 12, 2017 | 18:30

A weaker opening on Wall Street further added to the downward pressure in Europe. "Since these are the stocks that have been in the spotlight the most, they tend to have the most volatility upwards and downwards", said Chris Bertelsen, chief investment officer of Aviance Capital Management in Sarasota, Florida.

by | August 12, 2017 | 18:04

The total value of its holdings decreased 9.0%. Investors and Traders continue to monitor technical levels of shares of FactSet Research Systems Inc. Strs Ohio reported 0.02% stake. And on annual basis, the fiscal year 2017 current estimate trend was $0.72 as compared to three months ago trend estimates was $0.81.

by | August 12, 2017 | 17:56

CSX Corporation (NYSE:CSX) has risen 97.18% since August 11, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 45.14% the S&P500. Steinberg Asset Management Llc decreased Laboratory Corp Amer Hldgs (LH) stake by 31.39% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing.

by | August 12, 2017 | 16:21

North Korea also rejected the possibility of talks, days after Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said the door was open to dialogue if the North halted its missile tests. "It's not something you can do without robust, full support from the South Korean government people, and there's absolutely no sign that South Korea will support military options with North Korea ", Delury said.

by | August 12, 2017 | 15:12

Pacific territory of Guam. On Monday, Liberty Korea Party leader Hong Joon-pyo called for the deployment of American tactical nuclear weapons, saying, "Peace will come when we achieve a balance of power, not when we are begging for it". Many world stock markets have hit record or multiyear highs in recent weeks, leaving them vulnerable to a sell-off, and the tensions over North Korea proved to be the trigger.

by | August 12, 2017 | 14:58

US stocks have risen week after week this year - with the S&P up more than 9 per cent - in extremely low volatility , as strong corporate earnings and an improving global economy offset disappointment that US President Donald Trump's promises to lower corporate taxes and implement a massive infrastructure spending have so far failed to see the light of day.