by | August 14, 2017 | 15:02

SPDR Gold Trust, the world's largest gold-backed exchange-traded fund , fell slight 0.03% to 786.87 tonnes on Wednesday, the lowest since March 2016. Geopolitical risk can boost demand for assets seen as safe-havens such as gold. Below that level lies another key technical chart support level for the dollar at 108.13 yen, a trough the USA currency k plumbed in mid-April.

by | August 14, 2017 | 14:42

In July 2009 China banned the Facebook, and July partially blocked the WhatsApp. The app called " Colorful Balloons " is a photo-sharing app that shares the look, function and feel of Facebook's Moments app, The New York Times reported on Saturday.

by | August 14, 2017 | 14:37

But some analysts expect increasingly stringent cooling measures will eventually drag on investment and dampen construction activity. At the end of July, about 635 million square meters of housing was unsold in China, down by 10.8 million square meters or 1.7 percent from a month earlier.

by | August 14, 2017 | 13:41

The site, which is named after a Nazi publication, also features many stories filled with racial abuse, some of which describe black people as "monkeys". The article ends with the message, "Hackers of the world have united in defense of the Jewish people". We have also gathered locational data on Anglin himself and are sending our allies in Lagos to pay him a visit in person.

by | August 14, 2017 | 12:56

India's wholesale price inflation rate picked up in July after easing for four straight months, with food prices back on the rise. Potato prices plummeted (-) 42.45 percent in July, as against a growth 76.42 percent past year. Similarly, food articles became dearer, growing at 2.15 percent from 8 percent the year before and (-) 3.47 percent in June. The index portrays new series of WPI data released by the government in May, with 2011-12 as the base year, replacing the existing base year ...

by | August 14, 2017 | 12:53

This gave investors some hope at the end of a jittery week, which could show the S&P's biggest weekly loss in more than four months, primarily due to a continuous exchange of threats between the United States and North Korea . On the Nasdaq , 1,440 issues fell and 1,386 advanced. The news was also greeted with dismay by traders in Asia, with Tokyo down 1.3 percent, Hong Kong losing 0.4 percent and Seoul registering a 1.1-percent decline.

by | August 14, 2017 | 12:07

Nasdaq-100 futures shed 13.75 points, or 0.2%, to 5,776. The Shanghai Composite Index lost 0.2 percent to 3,273.71 and Hong Kong's Hang Seng was off 0.2 percent at 27,803.55. Core PPI was also down 0.1%, missing the 0.2% estimate. Traders will also get the opportunity to respond to fresh USA consumer inflation data on Friday.

by | August 14, 2017 | 11:51

But be careful, the increased likelihood of a nuclear missile strikes the United States is a very unsafe threat", added the director of the u.s. central intelligence agency. President Donald Trump's national security adviser, H.R. McMaster, tells ABC's "This Week" that "we're not closer to war than a week ago, but we are closer to war than we were a decade ago".

by | August 14, 2017 | 10:53

At the time of writing, bitcoin is valued at $4073, while the overall market cap is estimated at $135,9 billion. The continuing surge in the price of bitcoin has seen it climb to over $4,000 for the first time since the cryptocurrency was created in January 2009.

by | August 14, 2017 | 10:24

Raiders coach Jack Del Rio said postgame that he was "surprised" by Lynch's decision. Two of the Raiders' top defensive players, All-Pro defensive end Khalil Mack and linebacker Bruce Irvin , joined Carr and Lynch as spectators. Quarterback E.J. Manuel said he didn't know Lynch hadn't stood for the anthem. "I said, 'Just so you understand how I feel". "I'd rather see him take a knee than stand up, put his hands up, and get murdered ", Lynch told O'Brien.

by | August 14, 2017 | 08:57

Emerging market stocks lost 0.89 per cent. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan closed 0.57 per cent lower. The dollar index fell 0.14 per cent, with the euro unchanged at US$1.1757. Many markets have climbed to record or multi-year highs, leaving them vulnerable to a sell-off. As the war rhetoric between the United States and North Korea reached a boiling point with both the parties threatening to act, Gold has broken the resistance line around $1267 per troy ...

by | August 14, 2017 | 08:07

Those concerned they may have a non-compliant product can still reach out to Amazon's customer service for a refund under the A-to-z Guarantee. Proper eye protection is vital for anyone planning to check out the partial solar eclipse on August 21.

by | August 14, 2017 | 07:02

Charter Communications rose 2.9 percent on news Altice is exploring a bid for the cable giant. The greenback also came under pressure after New York Federal Reserve President William Dudley cautioned it would "take some time" for United States inflation to reach the bank's two percent target, the latest warning price pressures remain muted.

by | August 14, 2017 | 06:58

But analysts said equities had also fallen as investors took profits. Japanese markets were closed for a holiday, but the tense mood dragged Asian shares lower and an MSCI index of stocks across the globe was on track to post its largest weekly drop since the week before Donald Trump won the USA presidential election in November.

by | August 14, 2017 | 06:54

Trump further ratcheted up the rhetoric in remarks this afternoon, suggesting that his " fire and fury " comments may not have been tough enough. Futures indicate 0.5 to 0.8 percent losses across major benchmarks. Energy stocks fell along with crude prices as investors kept an eye on the latest company earnings and geopolitical news. Technology companies, which have been the biggest gainers this year as the market hit a succession of record highs , led the broad slide in stocks.

by | August 14, 2017 | 06:42

Simmering tensions between the USA and North Korea continued to weigh on investors. The market slide accelerated slightly in the last half-hour of trading as Trump denounced North Korea's nuclear program. The pan-European FTSEurofirst 300 index lost 0.75 per cent and MSCI's gauge of stocks across the globe shed 0.33 per cent. Traders snapped up shares in companies that delivered strong quarterly results.

by | August 14, 2017 | 06:14

With one session left to go, the S&P 500 was headed for a weekly drop of around 1.6%, which would be its biggest since a fall of 1.9% for the week ended November 4, 2016. In Toronto, the composite index S&P/TSX has, nevertheless, yielded 40,87 points, to close at 15 033,38 points. Friday's data showed the US consumer price index edged up just 0.1 percent last month after it was unchanged in June.

by | August 14, 2017 | 05:50

Equity markets around the world had fallen as the war of words between the U.S. and North Korea escalated, with the Dow recording its second negative close, although its 0.2 per cent loss was smaller than in other bourses. crude inventories. Franco Nevada Corp rose 3.9 percent to C$95.65, while Barrick Gold Corp was up 1.9 percent at C$21.26. President Donald Trump said Friday that the US military was " locked and loaded ", while Pyongyang accused him of driving the Korean ...

by | August 14, 2017 | 02:30

Many world stock markets have hit record or multi-year highs in recent weeks, leaving them vulnerable to a selloff, and the tensions over North Korea have proved to be the trigger. The Japanese currency last traded at 109.07 yen to the dollar, compared to levels around the 110 handle seen earlier in the week. Britain's FTSE 100 was down 1.1 percent.

by | August 14, 2017 | 01:42

Markets had seen a tentative recovery in risk appetite in US and early Asian trading, but as the war of words resumed Asian stocks dropped back and London, Frankfurt and Paris all lost 0.5-1.2 per cent. Analysts said yields, which move inversely to prices, could fall further if the tensions build further, even if central bankers in the United States continue to talk of raising interest rates of scaling back stimulus programs.

by | August 13, 2017 | 23:13

The market slide accelerated slightly in the last half-hour of trading as Trump denounced North Korea's nuclear program . At a briefing on opioid addiction at his golf course in Bedminster, New Jersey, Trump warned North Korea not to make any more threats against the United States, adding that North Korea would be "met with fire and fury like the world has never seen ".

by | August 13, 2017 | 22:35

The value of the investment in (PRU) increased from $1,029,000 to $1,638,000 increasing 59.2% since the last quarter. A number of other brokerages have also commented on PRU. Prudential Financial had a net margin of 7.15% and a return on equity of 8.98%. The firm had revenue of $13.03 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $12.45 billion.

by | August 13, 2017 | 19:11

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. Computer hardware stocks rebounded following recent weakness, with the NYSE Arca Computer Hardware Index climbing by 1.4%. Travel and media companies led US stocks lower in afternoon trading Wednesday as some rare earnings disappointments weighed on the market.

by | August 13, 2017 | 18:47

Despite speculations, selectors have kept their faith on veteran keeper and former skipper MS Dhoni. Kuldeep Yadav, who was a part of India's team that toured West Indies recently has also been retained. Mumbai: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Sunday announced the 15-member squad for the upcoming ODI series against Sri Lanka , starting on August 20.

by | August 13, 2017 | 18:25

ValuEngine cut shares of Navios Maritime Holdings from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a research note on Saturday, July 22nd. Citigroup has downgraded Navios Maritime Acquisition (NYSE: NNA ) from Buy to Neutral in a statement released on 8/11/2017.