By Gregory Scruggs SEATTLE (Reuters) - Seattle, the Pacific Northwest city where home-grown online retailer Amazon.com has increasingly flexed its political muscle, is expected to approve on Monday legislation banning political contributions by companies with at least 5% foreign ownership. The move is likely to trigger renewed debate on the legality...
(Bloomberg) -- U.S. stock positioning is near extreme levels as investors price in improving worldwide economic growth, according to Deutsche Bank AG (DE:DBKGn). “Equity positioning, like the market itself, has run far ahead of current growth asinvestors price in a global growth rebound,” strategists Parag Thatte, Srineel Jalagani and Binky Chadha wrote...
Investing.com – U.S. stocks were lower after the close on Friday, as losses in the Oil & Gas, Consumer Services and Basic Materials sectors led shares lower. At the close in NYSE, the Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 0.46%, while the S&P 500 index lost 0.29%, and the NASDAQ Composite index fell 0.27%. The best performers of the session on the Dow Jones...
Investing.com – Denmark stocks were higher after the close on Thursday, as gains in the Personal & Household Goods, Technology and Software & Computer Services sectors led shares higher. At the close in Copenhagen, the OMX Copenhagen 20 added 0.76%. The best performers of the session on the OMX Copenhagen 20 were Genmab (CSE:GMAB), which rose 3.31% or 48.5 points to trade...
Investing.com – Israel stocks were higher after the close on Thursday, as gains in the Technology, Communication and Real Estate sectors led shares higher. At the close in Tel Aviv, the TA 35 rose 0.15%. The best performers of the session on the TA 35 were Liveperson (TASE:LPSN), which rose 3.37% or 440 points to trade at 13510 at the...
Investing.com – Israel stocks were lower after the close on Tuesday, as losses in the Banking, Financials and Insurance sectors led shares lower. At the close in Tel Aviv, the TA 35 declined 0.33% to hit a new 1-month low. The best performers of the session on the TA 35 were OPKO Health Inc (TASE:OPK), which rose 2.67% or 13 points to...

Recent Posts

Most Popular

Frost linked to climate change pressures Colombian farmers

Early frosts connected to climate change in Colombia's high-altitude Andean areas are laying waste to farm pastures and crops. Roger Fortuna has more. Read...

Week ahead on Wall Street: Davos, earnings

Investors next week will get their cues from headlines from the Davos economic summit and earnings from the likes of Netflix and Comcast. Fred...

Alphabet’s public market cap tops $1 trillion

The public market capitalization of Google parent Alphabet topped the $1 trillion mark shortly before the close of trading on Thursday, making it the...

The first phase of the US-China trade deal signed

The trade dispute between the United States and China lasted nearly two years and affected the global financial market's trading trends. Finally a positive...

Oil gains after U.S.-China trade deal, rise in inventories

By Aaron Sheldrick TOKYO (Reuters) - Oil prices rose on Thursday buoyed by the long-anticipated signing of an initial Sino-U.S. trade deal that sets the...