• Institutional Investors Have Been Selling These 3 Stocks
    Motley Fool24 minutes ago

    Institutional Investors Have Been Selling These 3 Stocks

    Institutional buying and selling activities might be a source of ideas for investors.

  • Shares Investment1 hour ago

    SGX Research: March Quarter STI Earnings Highlights and Schedule

    ive of the 30 STI constituents have released earnings over the first two weeks of April, while the remainder are expected to report their quarterly or FY results in the coming weeks. Of the six STI constituents that have reported their latest quarterly results, five achieved positive YoY percentage growth

  • Asia stocks rise as U.S. earnings prop up Wall St., dollar solid
    Reuters1 hour ago

    Asia stocks rise as U.S. earnings prop up Wall St., dollar solid

    Asian stocks rose on Thursday as robust corporate earnings helped Wall Street quell concerns about the surge in U.S. bond yields, while the dollar hovered near 3-1/2-month highs against a basket of currencies. Australian stocks edged up 0.2 percent and Japan's Nikkei rose 0.7 percent. The Dow rose

  • Chinese rental apartment firms issue REITs, but some may struggle to make payouts
    Reuters2 hours ago

    Chinese rental apartment firms issue REITs, but some may struggle to make payouts

    SHANGHAI/BEIJING/HONG KONG (Reuters) - Chinese real estate companies have found a new tool to raise money - selling units in real estate investment trusts (REITs) backed by rental apartments. There is just one problem - in some cases the rental income may not be enough for the returns that REITs issuers

  • Gold hovers near 5-week lows amid dollar pressure, rising yields
    Reuters2 hours ago

    Gold hovers near 5-week lows amid dollar pressure, rising yields

    BENGALURU (Reuters) - Gold prices on Thursday stayed close to five-week lows hit in the previous session, pressured by a stronger dollar, which hovered near more than three-month highs, and a rise in U.S. Treasury yields.

  • Gold falls on strong dollar, higher U.S. yields
    Reuters2 hours ago

    Gold falls on strong dollar, higher U.S. yields

    NEW YORK/LONDON (Reuters) - Gold slumped to a five-week low on Wednesday as the dollar jumped and U.S. Treasury yields continued to rise on signs of U.S. economic strength and an easing in the U.S.-China trade conflict. The benchmark U.S. 10-year Treasury yield breached 3 percent on Tuesday for the

  • AFP3 hours ago

    Tokyo stocks open higher on cheaper yen

    Tokyo stocks opened higher on Thursday, as a cheaper yen helped boost market sentiment with investors pursuing shares in companies expected to report brisk earnings. The benchmark Nikkei 225 index gained ...

  • Asia stocks edge up as U.S. earnings prop up Wall St, dollar solid
    Reuters3 hours ago

    Asia stocks edge up as U.S. earnings prop up Wall St, dollar solid

    Asian stocks edged up on Thursday as robust corporate earnings helped Wall Street quell concerns over a surge in U.S. bond yields, while the dollar hovered near three-month highs against a basket of currencies. Australian stocks were flat and Japan's Nikkei rose 0.4 percent. The Dow rose 0.25

  • Wall St ekes out small gain as earnings offset cost worries
    Reuters6 hours ago

    Wall St ekes out small gain as earnings offset cost worries

    Wall Street limped into positive territory on Wednesday on optimism over a spate of upbeat earnings that was nearly offset by jitters over rising U.S. bond yields and corporate costs. The S&P 500 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average ended up after a choppy session, with the Dow ending a five-day losing

  • Stocks still have further to drop but S&P will rally to 2,850 by year-end: Piper Jaffray
    CNBC6 hours ago

    Stocks still have further to drop but S&P will rally to 2,850 by year-end: Piper Jaffray

    The S&P 500 should end the year about 200 points higher from its current level, but not without first falling further, says Craig Johnson.

  • Stocks close mixed; Dow industrials end a losing streak
    Associated Press7 hours ago

    Stocks close mixed; Dow industrials end a losing streak

    A late round of buying erased early losses on Wall Street, leaving major indexes mixed at the close of trading. Bigger companies managed to eke out modest gains, while smaller companies mostly fell. A ...

  • Reuters7 hours ago

    Springer Nature to offer 1.6 billion euros of shares in listing

    Springer Nature, the publisher of science magazines Nature and Scientific American, is offering shares worth up to 1.6 billion euros (1.4 billion pounds) in its planned initial public offering (IPO), it said on Wednesday. The company, which is aiming for an inclusion in Germany's midcap index, has

  • Facebook is surging after crushing on earnings and adding more users than expected (FB)
    Business Insider7 hours ago

    Facebook is surging after crushing on earnings and adding more users than expected (FB)

    Facebook blew past Wall Street's expectations on almost every key metric in the first quarter. Facebook reported earnings-per-share of $1.69, up 63% year-over-year and above Wall Street's expected $1.35.

  • Associated Press7 hours ago

    How major US stock indexes fared Wednesday

    U.S. stocks pushed higher Wednesday afternoon and managed a mixed finish after a sharp loss the day before. Indexes had tumbled earlier as investors worried that growing costs for critical materials along ...

  • Investing.com7 hours ago

    Gold Prices Under Pressure as Steeper Yield Curve Boosts Dollar

    Investing.com – Gold prices gave up yesterday’s gains as the dollar and U.S. bond yields resumed their upward trend, curbing demand for the precious metal.

  • AFP7 hours ago

    US stocks end mostly up as Boeing surges

    Wall Street stocks finished a volatile session mostly higher Wednesday with strong earnings from Boeing offsetting worries about higher interest rates. The broad-based S&P 500 edged up 0.2 percent to end at 2,639.40, while the tech-rich Nasdaq Composite Index dipped 0.1 percent to 7,003.74. Investor

  • Markets Right Now: Mixed finish for US stock indexes
    Associated Press7 hours ago

    Markets Right Now: Mixed finish for US stock indexes

    The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 4 p.m. It was a mixed finish on Wall Street as large-company stocks eked out modest gains but smaller ones ended lower after a wobbly ...

  • Expect Much Tighter Oil Markets
    Oilprice.com8 hours ago

    Expect Much Tighter Oil Markets

    Saudi oil minister al-Falih has suggested that his country will continue to support oil markets, further fueling bullish sentiment

  • Visa gains 2% after earnings beat
    CNBC8 hours ago

    Visa gains 2% after earnings beat

    Analysts have forecast revenue growth of 7.4 percent year over year for the payment company.

  • Hammond - government not ready to drop RPI inflation measure
    Reuters9 hours ago

    Hammond - government not ready to drop RPI inflation measure

    British finance minister Philip Hammond said on Wednesday the government planned to move away from using the widely discredited Retail Price Index as its preferred measure of inflation, but the time was not right to make the shift now. Hammond told lawmakers no decision had been taken on whether to

  • The midterm elections could send the Dow tumbling this year, history shows
    CNBC10 hours ago

    The midterm elections could send the Dow tumbling this year, history shows

    It has been a tough year for the Dow Jones industrial average thus far as the 30-stock index struggles for gains. History shows it could get a lot tougher because of the midterm elections scheduled for later in 2018.

  • AXA gets $3.2 billion after restructuring deals ahead of U.S. arm IPO
    Reuters10 hours ago

    AXA gets $3.2 billion after restructuring deals ahead of U.S. arm IPO

    French insurer AXA said it had received $3.2 billion following the completion of internal, restructuring deals - such as the repayment of loans - ahead of the planned initial public offering (IPO) of its U.S. unit. AXA, which is Europe's second-biggest insurer by market capitalisation behind Allianz

  • Gold Continues to Fall as U.S. Dollar Surges
    Investing.com10 hours ago

    Gold Continues to Fall as U.S. Dollar Surges

    Gold fell on Wednesday, driven lower by a rising U.S. dollar and bond yields. Comex gold futures for June delivery were down 0.86% to $1,321.60 a troy ounce as of 10:26 AM ET (14:26 GMT). The U.S. dollar index, which measures the greenback’s strength against a basket of six major currencies, rose 0.43%

  • Most AIB institutional shareholders back scuppered bonus plan
    Reuters11 hours ago

    Most AIB institutional shareholders back scuppered bonus plan

    Most of Allied Irish Banks' (AIB) institutional shareholders backed a proposal to introduce a deferred share plan for senior executives that the government used its majority shareholding to block last week. AIB had sought to introduce the scheme to mitigate the risks it says it faces in retaining

  • Stocks- Wall Street Falls Despite Strong Corporate Earnings
    Investing.com11 hours ago

    Stocks- Wall Street Falls Despite Strong Corporate Earnings

    Investing.com - Wall Street opened lower on Wednesday, as worry over rising bond yields offset a surge in corporate earnings.The S&P 500 was down over 21 points or 0.81% to 2,612.12 as of 9:45 AM ET (13:45 GMT) while the Dow composite decreased 200 points or 0.83% to 23,823.70 and tech heavy NASDAQ