Looking at the diary, today is the most important day of the week. The Bank of England and the Swiss National Bank meet. The UK reports retail sales. EMU reports CPI figures. The US reports retail sales, industrial output, and two September Fed surveys. Yet the economic updates are unlikely change sentiment ahead of next week FOMC and BOJ meetings.
The euro has been confined to a $1.1200-$1.1285....More>>>
General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) shares dropped 1.8% last week, closing Friday with a gain of less than 0.2% and a 32-cent (0.18%) decline for the week. GE has no real challenger as the worst performing equity on the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) index. For the year to date, the shares have suffered a loss of more than 44%.
This is the industrial giant’s 23rd consecutive week as....More>>>
In the endless flow of millennial-focused surveys, one finally stuck out to me.
It came via email from Canadian firm RBC Wealth Management, which found that when it comes to money, millennials are more confident and prepared than previous generations. We feel responsible for understanding our financial affairs and do research to improve our financial knowledge, the survey reported.
Last month Canadian junior mining company Alexandria Minerals Corporation (TSX VENTURE:AZX)(OTCQB:ALXDF) announced that it had begun its summer drill program at its Orenada Zone 4 gold project in Val dOr, Quebec. Alexandria Minerals’ summer drilling program is specifically focused on defining and expanding the companys near-surface gold resources in and around Zone 4, where....More>>>
This is part of a series of stories that comprise TheStreet’s Blue Chip Studio, which will illuminate issues related to corporate board performance, activism, dealmakers and personalities revealed by analysis of data generated by BoardEx, a business unit of TheStreet.
BlackRock (BLK), the world’s largest asset manager, said it will be putting pressure on companies to address boardroom....More>>>
Cincinnati, OH, based Investment company Foster & Motley Inc buys Wal-Mart Stores, Bunge, Gladstone Land, VanEck Vectors Gold Miners, Wyndham Worldwide, Union Pacific, Exelon, Foot Locker, Toyota Motor, CVS Health, sells Target, Johnson Controls International PLC, Conagra Brands, Newmont Mining, Marathon Petroleum during the 3-months ended 2017-03-31, according to the most recent filings of....More>>>
Canada’s dairy policy could be at the forefront of Trump’s NAFTA negotiations over the next few weeks.
You see, Canada uses a supply management system to regulate dairy production and pricing. And last year, the country implemented a low-price policy that created an entirely new class of milk prices for ultra-filtered milk, which is used in everything from cheese to yogurt.....More>>>
Next year looks to be an exciting one for travel. With new countries beefing up their industries (hello, Croatia!) and Americans brushing up on their Canadian trivia, the landscape is evolving quickly for tourists of every stripe.
With that in mind, the folks over at Euromonitor have put together their list of predictions for....More>>>
North America's legal marijuana market is expected to soar 145%, from $10 billion in 2017 to $24.5 billion by 2021. With such tremendous profit potential, we're bring you the best marijuana stock to buy this year to help you profit from this booming industry.
For those investors near or in retirement, income remains the primary concern. After all, you need to turn decades of saving into a steady stream of paychecks to get you through your golden years. The problem is, years of zero interest policies have left many traditional income asset classes &m
U.S. stock futures are wavering around even this morning. Wall Street is digesting more political uncertainty out of Washington ahead of a slew of economic reports. Reports emerged yesterday that President Donald Trump has decided to replace national security advisor Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster after