• Caribbean braces again as Maria could become hurricane on Sunday

    Caribbean braces again as Maria could become hurricane on Sunday

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    France also issued a tropical storm warning for Martinique due to Maria , which the NHC expects to reach hurricane status later in the afternoon or in the evening on Sunday. Maria , now a Category 5 storm , made landfall on Dominica late Monday, coming ashore at 9:15 p.m. ET. He's terrified for relatives still in the British Virgin Islands - especially because the lines of communication are still down.
  • Stocks To Watch This Week: Akoustis Technologies, Inc. (AKTS), Inphi Corporation (IPHI)

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    The stock of Pfizer Inc. (NASDAQ:STMP) is a huge mover today! However, its trading capacity stayed around 0.94 million shares in normal days. Boeing Company now has $142.20 billion valuation. The firm has a market cap of $1.73 billion, a PE ratio of 24.42 and a beta of 1.14. Since April 6, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 2 insider sales for $16,107 activity.
  • North Korea fires second ballistic missile over Japan

    North Korea fires second ballistic missile over Japan

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    Analysts speculated that the missile was of the same type North Korea fired on August 29 over Japan , the Hwasong-12, and potentially meant to demonstrate that it could hit the USA territory of Guam if it chose to do so. North Korea earlier threatened to fire a salvo of missiles into waters near the US territory of Guam, where key USA military bases are located. The launch came just days after the UN Security Council slapped fresh sanctions on the secretive state in response to the ...
  • BOE governor says Brexit could lead to rising inflation in UK

    BOE governor says Brexit could lead to rising inflation in UK

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    In parallel, equilibrium interest rates at the global level were headed higher too, Carney said, pointing to the expected impact on term premia on benchmark 10-year US Treasury notes from the Fed tapering its balance sheet. The central bank governor made the comments as part of a lecture at the International Monetary Fund headquarters in Washington, DC, less than a week after the Bank's Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) voted 7-2 to keep interest rates on hold.
  • US Treasury yields rise as markets await Fed meeting

    US Treasury yields rise as markets await Fed meeting

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    However, most economists do not believe Yellen will announce a rate increase. With CME group's FedWatch tool now placing the odds of a December rate hike at about 50% Investors will be also be looking closely for any hints from the bank regarding its interest rates plans as a more hawkish outlook from the Fed could bolstered the US Dollar as markets price in a rate hike at the end of the year.
  • Vipshop Holdings Limited (VIPS)

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    Analysts giving shares a rating of 1 or 2 would be indicating a Buy. Below is a list of Vipshop Holdings Ltd - ADR (NYSE: VIPS ) latest ratings and price target changes. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $0.17 EPS. Vipshop Holdings Limited (NYSE: VIPS ) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August 16th.
  • First Trust Advisors LP Boosts Position in Silver Spring Networks, Inc. (SSNI)

    First Trust Advisors LP Boosts Position in Silver Spring Networks, Inc. (SSNI)

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    The mean target price as estimated by the analysts for the company has been recorded at $14.00. The company had a fall in short interest between August 15, 2017 and August 31, 2017 of -13.12%. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this link . Raj Vaswani, Co-Founder sold $201,107 worth of shares at a price of $12.82 on August 17th.