Saturday, 30 August 2014

Latest News

  • Examining Sullivan's record on Native issues

    07:41 | 30/8/14
    The Arctic Sounder
    Had it been successful, the appeal would have dismantled the Federal Subsistence Board's authority to prioritize subsistence fishing over other uses when resources become limited. Fortunately, both the U.S. Court of Appeals for the ... The 2013 VAWA ... more»
  • Dollar Nears One-Year High Against Euro on Better US Data

    07:30 | 30/8/14
    Wall Street Journal
    The dollar rose against the euro to its highest level in nearly a year on Friday after mostly upbeat economic data pointed to stronger U.S. more»
  • 1 Strong Dividend Stock You Can Buy Right Now

    07:30 | 30/8/14
    Motley Fool
    Dividend investing is all the rage these days, and for good reason. With the S&P ... When the market goes down, dividends help provide a real return. And when the ... By themselves, Baby Boomers represent about one-third of the total population ... more»
  • Wall Street bets on prison growth from border crisis

    07:30 | 30/8/14
    CNNMoney
    Both companies are extremely well positioned," said Brian Ruttenbur, an analyst at CRT Capital Group who covers the stocks of Geo Group and Corrections Corporation of America (CCA). Investors are ... Geo Group did not respond to a request for comment. more»
  • Republican opponent asks prosecutors to investigate Landrieu's residency

    07:18 | 30/8/14
    Washington Post (blog)
    One of Sen. Mary Landrieu's Republican opponents filed formal complaints Friday with local prosecutors to investigate whether the Louisiana Democrat meets the state's legal residency qualifications to be on the ballot in November's midterm elections. more»
  • Southern Copper's Insider Buying – A Positive Sign

    07:18 | 30/8/14
    Bidness ETC
    During the quarter, prices of copper and silver were down as zinc and molybdenum became pricier. Copper prices have tanked over $600 year-to-date and if the trend continues, companies may defer spending on new mines, which might in-turn cause deficits ... more»
  • 3 Reasons iShares MSCI Brazil Index ETF (EWZ) Shares Could Fall

    07:18 | 30/8/14
    Motley Fool
    It's the seventh-largest economy in the world, yet it has decades of infrastructure improvements to make, which could make it the perfect investment opportunity. more»
  • Cloud Computing Stocks; Cloud services market is expected to grow to $555 ...

    07:18 | 30/8/14
    InvestorIdeas.com
    CA Technologies (NasdaqGS:CA) provides IT management solutions that help customers manage and secure complex IT environments to support agile business services. Organizations leverage CA Technologies software and SaaS solutions to accelerate innovation ... more»
  • Canada's Oil Sands: Are Royal Dutch Shell plc (ADR), Suncor Energy Inc., and ...

    07:07 | 30/8/14
    The Motley Fool Canada
    According to a report in The Wall Street Journal, Royal Dutch Shell plc (ADR) (NYSE: RDS-A)(NYSE: RDS-B) is having trouble meeting promised targets for reducing toxic wastes from the oil sands. more»
  • The Gold and Silver Mine – A half-dollar collection with a twist

    07:07 | 30/8/14
    Shore News Today
    The annually published “Guide Book of United States Coins” (aka “The Red Book”) lists many of the more popular varieties, but if you really want to get into the hunt, get your hands on a copy of Overton's “Bust Half Dollar Varieties. more»
  • Carswell can see where politics is going – he's a true moderniser

    07:07 | 30/8/14
    Telegraph.co.uk
    They tend to lead their followers into political cul-de-sacs. I just said “strictly speaking”, but I do not feel like speaking strictly. more»
  • Industry Briefs

    06:56 | 30/8/14
    Natural Gas Intelligence
    ZaZa Energy Corp. and an affiliate of private equity firm Quantum Energy Partners has struck an East Texas joint venture (JV) agreement that includes acreage in Walker, Grimes, Madison, Trinity and Houston counties. ZaZa is to receive about $17 million ... more»
  • Drones provide terrorists with a DIY air force

    06:56 | 30/8/14
    ExtremeTech
    ... to compete for air superiority with us. However, our own enthusiasm for unmanned drone use throughout the middle east may have helped sow the seeds of a new challenger to our monopoly on air power - the DIY drone air force. ... up on these ... more»
  • The 4 Best Buy-and-Hold Stocks for Young Investors

    06:56 | 30/8/14
    The Motley Fool Canada
    This is a collection of profitable, easy-to-understand businesses that you can buy and hold forever. It's like a starter kit for young and new ... And it doesn't get any bigger than Suncor Energy Inc. (TSX: SU)(NYSE: SU). Suncor's proved reserves total ... more»
  • Friday Sector Leaders: Energy, Utilities

    06:45 | 30/8/14
    Forbes
    Within the sector, Newfield Exploration (NYSE: NFX) and Murphy Oil (NYSE: MUR) are two large stocks leading the way, showing a gain of 2.3% and 2.0%, respectively. more»
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