Tuesday, 03 March 2015

Latest News

  • Mid-Day ETF Update: Stocks, ETFs Higher as

    07:22 | 3/3/15
    Nasdaq
    Navient Corp. (NAVI) was down 10.47% after the U.S. Department of Education reported Friday it will wind down contracts with NAVI's Pioneer Credit Recovery and four other private collection agencies since they were providing inaccurate information to ... more»
  • Fitch Revises AIG's Rating Outlook to Positive; Affirms 'A-' IDR

    07:22 | 3/3/15
    Reuters
    The company has built a strong holding company liquidity position that includes $6.9 billion of unencumbered cash and investments at year end 2014, and $4.5 billion of available capacity from credit and contingent liquidity facilities. more»
  • Planning with Water (Part 3)

    07:11 | 3/3/15
    Huffington Post
    In the past few editions I have been addressing the recognition of the global water crisis, its relationship to the effects of climate change, and its implications for the future provision of this most valuable commodity and for worldwide health and ... more»
  • Wall Street's Week Ahead: Nasdaq Hits 5000, Dow Jones Industrial Average ...

    07:11 | 3/3/15
    International Business Times
    The Dow Jones Industrial Average jumped more than 100 points Monday, while the Nasdaq Composite Index hit the psychologically important 5,000 milestone for the first time since 2000, as investors cheered strong U.S. more»
  • Pop stars dominate YouTube Music Awards

    07:11 | 3/3/15
    3News
    Beyonce, Ed Sheeran and Miley Cyrus are amongst the finalists for the 2015 YouTube Music Awards.  more»
  • Carnival Corporation & plc Announces Exchange Rate For Quarterly Dividend

    07:00 | 3/3/15
    SYS-CON Media
    Holders of Carnival Corporation common stock or Carnival plc ADSs will receive a dividend payable in U.S. dollars. The dividend for Carnival plc ordinary shares will be payable in sterling unless shareholders elected to receive the dividend in U.S ... more»
  • Did Slave Labor Produce Your Seafood?

    07:00 | 3/3/15
    The Nation. (blog)
    Last year reports emerged about forced labor in the multibillion-dollar Thai fishing industry; image-conscious Western retailers, multinationals and officials promised reform. more»
  • Venezuela objects to oil exploration offshore neighboring Guyana

    06:37 | 3/3/15
    PennEnergy
    GEORGETOWN, Guyana (AP) - Guyana said Sunday that neighboring Venezuela is objecting to oil exploration in contested waters off the smaller South American country's coast. There has been a ... Venezuela has for decades claimed two-thirds of Guyana's ... more»
  • Seadrill (SDRL) Stock Is Down Today on Volatile Oil Prices

    06:37 | 3/3/15
    TheStreet.com
    "We rate SEADRILL LTD (SDRL) a HOLD. The primary factors that have impacted our rating are mixed -- some indicating strength, some showing weaknesses, with little evidence to justify the expectation of either a positive or negative performance for this ... more»
  • QUALCOMM, Inc. (QCOM), Cyanogen Inc. To Work On Reference Designs As ...

    06:37 | 3/3/15
    Insider Monkey (blog)
    QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM) and Cyanogen Inc. are partnering in the development of Qualcomm Reference Design smartphone, the companies announced during the ongoing Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain. more»
  • Galaxy S6 vs. iPhone 6 Plus – Specs Comparison

    06:37 | 3/3/15
    ValueWalk
    Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. (LON:BC94) (KRX:005930) has finally unveiled the Galaxy S6 at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, a device which it hopes will compete directly with the iPhone 6. Apple Inc. ... The Korean corporation could really have ... more»
  • Interesting May Stock Options for Las Vegas Sands

    06:37 | 3/3/15
    Forbes
    So unless Las Vegas Sands Corp sees its shares decline 12% and the contract is exercised (resulting in a cost basis of $49.03 per share before broker commissions, subtracting the 97 cents from $50), the only upside to the put seller is from collecting ... more»
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NZ505,893140.24%
COMP4,985210.43%
DJI18,133820.45%
SP5002,11050.25%
DAX11,41090.08%
FTSE6,94160.09%
NI22518,827290.15%
TWI79.070.140.18%
Currencies
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EURUSD1.1180.0010.07%
NZDUSD0.75030.00610.81%
AUDUSD0.77650.00420.54%
NZDAUD0.96620.00140.14%