• GlobeNewswire12 minutes ago

    Mayor Turner, Partnership lead trade mission to Peru, Chile and Argentina to grow business, cultural ties

    Mayor Sylvester Turner and the Greater Houston Partnership will lead a trade and investment mission to Peru, Chile and Argentina from July 14 to July 20. The mission will focus on promoting Houston's advantages for investment and trade and enhancing key government and business relationships between

  • Analysts Cheer BofA’s ‘Solid’ Quarter, Bank Stocks Climb
    Bloomberg22 minutes ago

    Analysts Cheer BofA’s ‘Solid’ Quarter, Bank Stocks Climb

    Bank of America Corp. shares are rising after the company posted better-than-expected second-quarter results, including the highest earnings in more than eight years at the bank’s consumer unit. “Solid results at BofA give credence to the view that the healthy U.S. economy is aiding banks,” Bloomberg

  • Analysts Cheer BofA’s ‘Solid’ Quarter, Bank Stocks Climb
    Bloomberg22 minutes ago

    Analysts Cheer BofA’s ‘Solid’ Quarter, Bank Stocks Climb

    Bank of America Corp. shares are rising after the company posted better-than-expected second-quarter results, including the highest earnings in more than eight years at the bank’s consumer unit. “Solid results at BofA give credence to the view that the healthy U.S. economy is aiding banks,” Bloomberg

  • Bank of America Earnings: The Must-Read Takeaways
    Market Realist1 hour ago

    Bank of America Earnings: The Must-Read Takeaways

    Bank of America (BAC) reported a stellar 33% rise in net income in the second quarter, beating estimated EPS of $0.61 with $0.63 today. The bank posted 3% growth in adjusted revenues on net interest income growth of 6%, partially offset by a 7% decline in non-interest income. It’s the only major bank

  • Associated Press1 hour ago

    Small businesses are upbeat, but tariff fallout is a threat

    Small business owners remain generally optimistic, two recent reports show, but economists say the escalating trade disputes between the U.S. and its biggest trading partners could turn their upbeat attitude around. The number of small businesses sold during the second quarter rose 6.7 percent from

  • GlobeNewswire1 hour ago

    Two London ex-Bankers launch first UK regulated Digital Asset Trading Platform and Crypto exchange accessible to Institutional Investors

    UK’s first native crypto exchange platform is on its way to become a reality. Sovren Exchange, a venture founded by a team of London-based banking executives, has announced an Initial Coin Offering (ICO) to begin Q3 of this year. For their launch, Sovren (SVRN) is raising a maximum of 10 Million USD

  • Market Realist2 hours ago

    Which Energy Stocks Fell the Most Last Week?

    On July 6–13, upstream stock California Resources (CRC) saw the largest decline on our list of energy stocks. During that period, the SPDR S&P Oil & Gas Exploration & Production ETF (XOP) fell 0.5%—the only decline among the major energy subsector ETFs that we discussed in Part 2 of this

  • Market Realist2 hours ago

    Top Energy Gainers Last Week

    On July 6–13, upstream stock Sanchez Energy (SN) saw the highest gain on our list of energy stocks. However, the SPDR S&P Oil & Gas Exploration & Production ETF (XOP) fell 0.5%—the only decline among major energy subsector ETFs during this period, as we discussed in the previous part.

  • GlobeNewswire2 hours ago

    Metallic Minerals Announces Modelling Results from the Formo Deposit and Initial Exploration Progress from its Keno Silver Project in the Yukon Territory

    Metallic Minerals Corp. (MMG.V) (US OTC:MMNGF) (“Metallic Minerals” or the “Company”) is pleased to provide an exploration update on progress at its ongoing drill programs at the Company’s Keno Silver Project, and the results of historic data compilation and geologic modelling work at its recently-acquired

  • Top Ranked Income Stocks to Buy for July 16th
    Zacks3 hours ago

    Top Ranked Income Stocks to Buy for July 16th

    Top Ranked Income Stocks to Buy for July 16th

  • Market Realist3 hours ago

    What to Fear With Earnings Season in Full Gear

    There is a lot to gain (and lose) this week in the market (QQQ)(SPY)(DIA) with a tsunami of earnings and economic readings with the emphasis on retail, manufacturing, and housing.  Before we talk about the earnings, lets set the backdrop.  Right now are on the cusp of global quantitative tightening,

  • GlobeNewswire3 hours ago

    Diana Shipping Inc. Announces Signing and Drawdown of a US$75 Million Term Loan Facility With BNP Paribas

    Diana Shipping Inc. (DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that on July 13, 2018, it signed a term loan facility with BNP Paribas for up to US$75 million with maturity date on July 16, 2023. Today, it completed a drawdown

  • Citi's Morse Sees a Trade Risk Rebound for Soy, Metals
    Bloomberg4 hours ago

    Citi's Morse Sees a Trade Risk Rebound for Soy, Metals

    Ed Morse, global head of commodities research at Citigroup, examines the commodities selloff and discusses expectations for market volatility and oil prices. He speaks with Bloomberg's Alix Steel on "Bloomberg ...

  • Duke Energy to Construct $250M LNG Storage in North Carolina
    Zacks4 hours ago

    Duke Energy to Construct $250M LNG Storage in North Carolina

    Duke Energy's (DUK) newly planned facility will aid Piedmont Natural Gas to continue providing local customers with a reliable supply of natural gas during peak usage days.

  • Cost Reduction Plans to Fuel Dean Foods, Soft Volumes Hurt
    Zacks4 hours ago

    Cost Reduction Plans to Fuel Dean Foods, Soft Volumes Hurt

    Dean Foods (DF) commits toward boosting operational excellence via execution of the enterprise-wide cost productivity program. This should help the company offset volume deleverage.

  • Commodities Are Mixed in the Early Hours on July 16
    Market Realist4 hours ago

    Commodities Are Mixed in the Early Hours on July 16

    Crude oil lost strength last week and declined for the second consecutive trading week. Carrying forward the weakness, crude oil opened lower on July 16. In the early hours on Monday, crude oil was trading with weakness at three-week low price levels.

  • US Dollar Index Is Weak, US Treasury Yields Are Strong
    Market Realist4 hours ago

    US Dollar Index Is Weak, US Treasury Yields Are Strong

    The US Dollar Index rebounded last week and recovered the losses incurred in the first trading week of July. On July 16, the US Dollar Index opened the day on a mixed note and was trading with weakness in the early hours.

  • European Markets Are Mixed Early on July 16
    Market Realist4 hours ago

    European Markets Are Mixed Early on July 16

    The United Kingdom’s FTSE 100 Index closed higher last week and broke the two-week losing streak. Carrying forward the strength, the FTSE 100 Index opened higher on Monday. However, the FTSE 100 Index lost strength in the morning session amid the weak market sentiment.

  • Asian Markets Are Lower Due to China’s Weak Economic Data
    Market Realist4 hours ago

    Asian Markets Are Lower Due to China’s Weak Economic Data

    China’s Shanghai Composite Index closed higher last week and broke the seven-week losing streak. However, the Shanghai Composite Index opened lower and declined as the day progressed on Monday amid the weak market sentiment.

  • GlobeNewswire5 hours ago

    Annexus and Securian Financial Announce New Indexed Universal Life Solution for Legacy, Accumulation and Tax-advantaged Income

    Annexus, a leading designer of indexed life insurance, and Securian Financial launched Balanced Growth Accumulator (BGA), a breakthrough indexed universal life insurance (IUL) policy underwritten by Minnesota Life Insurance Company. BGA builds on the success of the companies’ past collaboration and

  • The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Algonquin Power, CMS, Ameren and Brookfield Renewable
    Zacks5 hours ago

    The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Algonquin Power, CMS, Ameren and Brookfield Renewable

    The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Algonquin Power, CMS, Ameren and Brookfield Renewable

  • Why Morgan Stanley Downgraded Small-Cap US Stocks
    Market Realist5 hours ago

    Why Morgan Stanley Downgraded Small-Cap US Stocks

    Previously, we discussed Morgan Stanley’s (MS) optimistic views on major defensive sectors. On June 26, in an interview with CNBC, LPL Financial senior market strategist Ryan Detrick said, “Small-cap leadership is a good thing,” adding that “it could be carving the way potentially for this bull market

  • BofA’s Consumer Profit Jumps as Customers Boost Borrowing
    Bloomberg5 hours ago

    BofA’s Consumer Profit Jumps as Customers Boost Borrowing

    U.S. consumers are levering up again, and Bank of America Corp. is using that, along with cost cuts and lower taxes, to boost profit. The company’s consumer unit posted its highest earnings in more than eight years in the second quarter, helping the lender top analysts’ estimates. Total household debt

  • GlobeNewswire6 hours ago

    IMI Global and International Genetic Solutions (IGS) Partner to Offer New Service to Beef Producers

    Where Food Comes From, Inc. (WFCF) (WFCF), the most trusted resource for independent, third-party verification of food production practices in North America, today announced that its IMI Global division has established an exclusive partnership with International Genetic Solutions (IGS) to offer the IGS

  • GlobeNewswire6 hours ago

    Deveron Awarded with National Special Flight Operations Certificate

    Deveron UAS Corp. (CSE:DVR) (“Deveron” or the “Company”), is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a National Special Flight Operations Certificate (SFOC) for operations of its Rotary-Wing Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) systems. “As Deveron continues to expand its footprint, we are excited to