Thursday, 21 August 2014

North America

  • ENH plan to take place next week

    15:33 | 21/8/14
    Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
    CEO Clare Haar, citing a loss of $1.7 million through May, has said that trends in health care, including a decline in hospital admissions and changes to medicare, have led to declining revenues and the inability to keep inpatient and surgical services ... more»
  • Breckenridge Nordic Center donates ski lodge to Lakota reservation

    15:06 | 21/8/14
    Summit Daily News
    Top row, from left: Jeremy Not Help Him, Arlin Rowland, Freedom White Plume. Bottom row: Wayne Walton, Ed Iron Cloud, Gene Dayton and Ivan White Butterfly. more»
  • Vector Group Director Sells $1148500 in Stock (VGR)

    15:00 | 21/8/14
    Mideast Time
    Vector Group Ltd. logo Vector Group (NYSE:VGR) Director Bennett S. Lebow sold 50,000 shares of Vector Group stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, August 20th. more»
North America Snapshot
NameOpenHighLowLastChange
Nasdaq Composite4,5184,5334,5164,52610.02%
S&P 5001,9801,9891,9781,98750.25%
DJ Industrial Average16,91016,99516,89716,979600.35%
VALUE LINE INDEX4,5594,5774,5544,57210.03%
TSX COMPOSITE INDEX15,47815,57015,42615,562850.55%
Russell 2000 Index1,1591,1591,1531,15850.43%
 
 
Latest News
  • HTC Desire 816 vs. BlackBerry Z30 – Specifications, Features And Price ...

    14:26 | 21/8/14
    International Business Times AU
    BlackBerry Ltd posted a narrower-than-expected loss as the troubled smartphone maker's turnaround efforts started to pay off, raising hopes its chief executive can deliver on a pledge to return the company to steady profits. Related ... The HTC Desire ... more»
  • Dollar General Questions Motivation of Rival's CEO

    14:15 | 21/8/14
    New York Times
    In a letter sent to the Family Dollar board on Wednesday, Dollar General says that Howard Levine, the chief executive of Family Dollar, ignored repeated invitations to consider selling the company because he wanted to stay on as boss. The letter says ... more»
  • Beetle infestation damages ash trees

    13:52 | 21/8/14
    Lynchburg News and Advance
    While the emerald ash borer has not been confirmed in the George Washington or Jefferson National Forests, where maybe one in every 50 trees is green or white ash, it usually takes two years after settlement before the pests cause visual symptoms ... more»
  • Schneider hosts forum on gun violence, mental illness

    13:30 | 21/8/14
    Lake County News Sun
    “Access to mental health care is becoming less and less,” Zachar said. “It used to be social workers (in the schools) would meet with students. more»
  • Consultant to be paid $15000 to evaluate own analysis of Menlo Park downtown ...

    13:18 | 21/8/14
    San Jose Mercury News
    The city earlier this year hired Lisa Wise Consulting, Inc. of San Luis Obispo to conduct an impartial analysis of the proposal, which since has turned into a November ballot initiative -- Measure M -- pushed by a group of city residents called Save Menlo. more»
  • Insider Selling: Richard F. Wallman Unloads 6701 Shares of Convergys Corp ...

    13:18 | 21/8/14
    WKRB News
    Convergys Corp logo Convergys Corp (NYSE:CVG) Director Richard F. Wallman sold 6,701 shares of the company's stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, August 20th. more»
  • Insider Buying: Jeffrey E. Eberwein Purchases 10000 Shares of Digirad Stock ...

    12:56 | 21/8/14
    Watch List News
    Digirad Co. logo Digirad (NASDAQ:DRAD) Director Jeffrey E. Eberwein acquired 10,000 shares of the company's stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, August 19th. The shares were purchased at an average price of $3.46 per share, for a total transaction of ... more»
  • Asia Morning Read: ETF Advice; Fed Hints At Rate Hike

    12:56 | 21/8/14
    Barron's (blog)
    The iShares MSCI South Korea Capped ETF (EWY) fell 0.7%. ... Korea: Korea has published initial plans for a 10% tax on excessive fund hoards, or surplus reserves, potentially forcing Samsung Electronics (005930. ... The KOSPI Index opened 0.7% lower. more»
  • Insider Selling: Keith G. Myers Sells 77351 Shares of LHC Group Stock (LHCG)

    12:56 | 21/8/14
    WKRB News
    Shares of LHC Group (NASDAQ:LHCG) traded down 0.20% on Wednesday, hitting $25.25. 148,117 shares of the company's stock traded hands. LHC Group has a one year low of $19.69 and a one year high of $25.84. The stock's 50-day moving average is ... more»
  • Iteris Reports Preliminary Summary Unaudited Financial Results for First ...

    12:45 | 21/8/14
    Wall Street Journal
    Iteris, Inc. (NYSE MKT: ITI), a leader in providing intelligent traffic management information solutions, today reported the following summary of unaudited condensed consolidated financial information for its first fiscal quarter ended June 30, 2014. more»
  • Gordon Has Thirst for Fun at Delaware Brewery

    12:45 | 21/8/14
    ABC News
    Gordon has had plenty of hops in his step this year, enjoying a career renaissance with Hendrick Motorsports that has him with three wins and a spot in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship field. more»
  • Hollywood seeks help in Sacramento

    12:45 | 21/8/14
    Ventura County Star
    “Ventura has been right there with us - up and down,” Alexander said. The most recent large production, “It's Complicated,” released in 2009 and starring Meryl Streep, Steve Martin, and Alec Baldwin, was set to film for 21 days in Santa Barbara ... more»
  • Daily Digest

    12:33 | 21/8/14
    San Diego Source (subscription)
    Cubic Corp: Company announced that it appointed Suzanne Hatcher as director of corporate communications, which includes public relations. more»
Global Indices
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NZ505,152120.23%
COMP4,52610.02%
DJI16,979600.35%
SP5001,98750.25%
DAX9,315200.21%
FTSE6,755240.35%
NI22515,45450.03%
TWI78.760.130.16%
Currencies
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EURUSD1.3250.0010.08%
NZDUSD0.83580.00080.10%
AUDUSD0.92510.00340.37%
NZDAUD0.90320.00230.26%