Monday, 01 September 2014

North America

North America Snapshot
Nasdaq Composite4,5724,5804,5544,580230.50%
S&P 5001,9982,0031,9952,00370.33%
DJ Industrial Average17,08317,11017,03517,098190.11%
VALUE LINE INDEX4,6044,6204,5904,619230.49%
TSX COMPOSITE INDEX15,55815,63315,51615,626680.43%
Russell 2000 Index1,1681,1751,1651,17480.72%
Latest News
  • Kevin Durant Prefers Nike Inc (NKE) Yet Again, This Time Over Under Armor Inc ...

    20:48 | 1/9/14
    StockWise Daily
    'History repeats itself' is probably the best way to describe Kevin Durant's decision to continue his contract with Nike Inc (NYSE:NKE) and not shift to Under Armor Inc (NYSE:UA). This only underlines Durant's liking for Nike Inc (NYSE:NKE), something ... more»
  • U.K. Stocks Little Changed as Tesco Slips, BAE Advances

    20:33 | 1/9/14
    (UKX) Neil Woodford, who opened the CF Woodford Equity Income Fund in June, said he sold his fund's shares of Europe's biggest bank because probes into interest-rate and currency manipulation may result in large fines, according to a blog post. BAE ... more»
  • US bond bull run wrongfoots Wall Street

    20:03 | 1/9/14
    Financial Times
    Instead, plenty of other investors, including foreign central banks, US banks and domestic money managers have been buying more Treasury debt. more»
  • Santos Acquires 25% Stake in Sabah's Deepwater Block S from Inpex

    19:52 | 1/9/14
    Inpex Corporation (Inpex) announced Monday that through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Inpex Offshore Northwest Sabah, Ltd. (Inpex Sabah), it has reached an agreement to transfer a 25 percent participating interest in the deepwater Block S (the Block) to ... more»
  • ESC: Ultrathin Stent Proves Mettle in Post-PCI Patients

    19:00 | 1/9/14
    MedPage Today
    In the BIOSCIENCE trial, rates of target lesion failure were similar with the new biodegradable ultrathin stent and the everolimus-eluting stent (6.5% and 6.6%, respectively, -0.14% absolute risk difference), reported Stephan Windecker, MD, of ... more»
  • Discovery Communications Short Interest Up 26.6% in August (DISCA)

    18:56 | 1/9/14
    Mideast Time
    Approximately 5.6% of the company's stock are short sold. In other Discovery Communications news, CAO Kurt Wehner sold 7,302 shares of Discovery Communications stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, August 26th. The stock was sold at an ... more»
  • Readers sound off on Burger King, child welfare and Eva Moskowitz

    18:56 | 1/9/14
    New York Daily News
    Orange, N.J.: With the news that Burger King might be moving its corporate headquarters to Canada, does that mean its burgers will now be Calgary Flame-broiled, the Big King will be renamed the “Big McKenzie King,” and that it's signature sandwich will ... more»
  • Taxiway upgrade to close Spokane airport's main runway

    18:56 | 1/9/14
    The Spokesman Review
    Sept. 1, 2014 in Nation/World on Page A4 TRIPOLI, Libya - An Islamist-allied militia group in control of Libya's capital now guards the U.S. Embassy and its residential compound, a commander said Sunday, as onlookers toured the abandoned … more»
  • Apple Inc iPad Gets Competition in the Classroom

    18:45 | 1/9/14
    Guardian Liberty Voice
    Apple Inc. has long dominated the education market but recent developments show that the iPad may be getting some competition in the classroom. more»
  • Pima County closer to carrying natural gas to Mexico

    18:11 | 1/9/14
    KVOA Tucson News
    Energy infrastructure projects, such as Sierrita, enhance domestic energy security and provide jobs in the U.S. They assist in the balance of trade between the U.S. and Mexico; strengthen border relations; assist Mexico in its energy development; and ... more»
  • Fighting Words — Love Hurts: A Sense of Pity for J'Leon

    17:51 | 1/9/14
    It will be interesting to see whether Showtime's decision to move its pay-per-view start times up an hour - from 9 p.m. Eastern Time (6 p.m. Pacific) to 8 p.m. Eastern Time (5 p.m. Pacific) - will result in higher buy rates. As a Washington, D.C ... more»
  • Today's labor movement: win some, lose some

    17:15 | 1/9/14
    Aldridge, meanwhile, has moved on to a job cleaning cars for a rental company and plans to enroll in community college. more»
  • (MKTW) Galane Gold Ltd. Announces Installation of New Mill Motor

    17:03 | 1/9/14
    Wall Street Journal
    All statements other than statements of historical fact contained in this press release, including, without limitation, those regarding the Company's objectives, goals and targets, and any statements preceded by, followed by or that include the words ... more»
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