Saturday, 26 July 2014

Latest News

  • Chubb Q2 Earnings Miss on Elevated Claims, Guidance Trimmed

    04:52 | 26/7/14
    Zacks.com
    An unusually high level of Homeowners' and Commercial fire losses added to the company's woes. ... Chubb expects to see 2% to 4% premium growth, combined ratio in the range of 90% to 91% and a 4% to 6% decline in net investment income. Moreover ... more»
  • The lure of a perfect location

    04:52 | 26/7/14
    Toronto Star
    There are shops, services, cafés, restaurants, entertainment, recreation, fitness facilities, the Waterfront Trail and a GO station. And if water activities are your thing, ... “It's an established neighbourhood with amenities that have increased ... more»
  • 10 things bitcoin won't tell you

    04:45 | 26/7/14
    MarketWatch
    “Anybody who has a connected device, anybody who has a mobile phone, has a bank in their pocket,” says Barry Silbert, chief executive officer of SecondMarket and founder of the Bitcoin Investment Trust. For similar reasons, many people think digital ... more»
  • A Decade Portfolio

    04:41 | 26/7/14
    Investing Daily
    Apple is in the process of rolling out, along with partner China Mobile Ltd (Hong Kong: 941, NYSE: CHL), advanced network technology TD-LTE into more cities, with other operators due to introduce FDD-LTE later in 2014. more»
  • How to handle Russia and the crisis in Ukraine

    04:41 | 26/7/14
    Interactive Investor
    Banks and energy companies would be hit, too. Many of Putin's ... "We expect equity markets to react to a series of events rather than to single events, but it's clearly getting worse and volumes are low in the summer," says Wöhrmann. more»
  • The week ahead...

    04:41 | 26/7/14
    Interactive Investor
    Rame Energy, National Grid, Polar Capital Holdings, Weiss Korea Opportunity Fund, PeerTV. ... Shire, Smurfit Kappa Group, ITV, Moneysupermarket. more»
  • How to . . . invest in university knowhow

    04:30 | 26/7/14
    Financial Times
    Conspicuous among major investors in IP commercialisation specialists are Invesco Perpetual and Woodford Investment Management, run by fund manager Neil Woodford, formerly head of UK equities at Invesco. Invesco holds a 30 per cent stake in Imperial, ... more»
  • Supreme Industries Inc. (STS) Leader of Small-Cap Stars Consumer Goods ...

    04:30 | 26/7/14
    Equities.com
    Castle Brands Inc develops & markets premium & super-premium brands in the beverage alcohol categories: rum, whiskey, liqueurs, vodka, tequila and fine wine. more»
  • Ellsworth Fund Ltd. Announces Earnings and Financial Update

    04:30 | 26/7/14
    Wall Street Journal
    EARNINGS REPORT Nine Months Ended June 30 2014 2013 Net Income $1,492,000 $1,901,000 Per Share $0.11 $0.14 Shares Outstanding 13,140,692 13,507,882 Total Net Assets $138,330,000 $122,455,000 Net Asset Value Per Share $10.53 $9.07 FUND ... Ratio of ... more»
  • 100 percent renewable energy scenario for California

    04:18 | 26/7/14
    Deutsche Welle
    Led by engineering professor Mark Jacobson, the group outlined a $1.1 trillion (818 billion euro) plan this week to revamp the state's energy landscape. The scenario, published in a report, would see 80 to 85 percent of California's energy needs met by ... more»
  • Covidien Beats on Q3 Earnings but Revenues Miss

    04:18 | 26/7/14
    Zacks.com
    In early June, medical technology giant, Medtronic Inc. (MDT - Analyst Report) announced its plans to acquire Covidien for $42.9 billion. more»
  • $37 million expansion being explored for Delta Township GM plant

    04:18 | 26/7/14
    MLive.com
    “GM is the American-made gift that keeps on giving, building the world's best vehicles with the world's best labor force and the world's top technologies, right here in the Lansing region. more»
  • History Of Wars And Market Returns

    04:15 | 26/7/14
    ValueWalk
    You help fellow Road Warriors on the journey. As do we all, you seek out your ... I was getting ready to limp away to seek some other place of solace for a few hours when a fellow Road Warrior behind me said, “He is my guest.” The lady behind the ... more»
  • Covanta Holding Corp Lowered to Neutral at Zacks (CVA)

    04:07 | 26/7/14
    Mideast Time
    Other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports about the stock. Analysts at Imperial Capital raised their price target on shares of Covanta Holding Corp from $19.00 to $22.00 in a research note on Wednesday, June 11th. more»
  • Old scam, new suit

    04:07 | 26/7/14
    Inquirer.net
    This Venetian was among 18 of Ferdinand Magellan's original 240-man crew who made it back to Europe. Coconuts are a fixture in color-drenched ... 5070, “An Act Establishing the Coconut Farmers' Trust Fund to Provide Adequate Financial Protection to the ... more»
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