Day: January 11, 2018

Tess Torelli January 11, 2018

Over in Seoul, the Kospi finished lower by 0.47 percent at 2,487.91. Chipmakers, which had weighed on the index in the last session, extended declines on Thursday. Samsung Electronics closed down 1.23 percent and SK Hynix shed 0.41 percent. Automakers and manufacturing names also saw losses. Steelmakers Posco and Hyundai Steel declined 1.61 percent and […]

Vinnyd January 11, 2018

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Tess Torelli January 11, 2018

Canada is increasingly convinced that U.S. President Donald Trump will soon announce that the United States intends to pull out of the North American Free Trade Agreement, two government sources said on Wednesday. The sources said they expected Trump would make his move at about the same time that negotiators from the United States, Canada […]

Tess Torelli January 11, 2018

Treasurys pared some of their losses Thursday after the Labor Department reported that U.S. producer prices fell for the first time in nearly 1.5 years. The government said its producer price index (PPI) dropped 0.1 percent in December, while its so-called core PPI (which excludes food, energy, and trade services) edged up 0.1 percent. Though […]

Vinnyd January 11, 2018

Top 10 Worst Racist Incidents In Sports Subscribe: // Have a Top 10 idea? Submit it to us here! These incidents of racism against athletes and in sport is simply unbelievable. From Yuli Gurriel making Asian eyes, to Joel Ward’s Goal, to the Luis Suárez racial abuse incident, these are some of the most racist […]

Tess Torelli January 11, 2018

A report that China is considering slowing or halting purchases of U.S. Treasury bonds may be based on erroneous information and could be “fake,” the country’s foreign exchange regulator said on Thursday. Bloomberg News reported on Wednesday that Chinese officials reviewing the country’s vast foreign exchange holdings had recommended slowing or halting purchases of U.S. […]

Tess Torelli January 11, 2018

Michael Nagle | Bloomberg | Getty Images Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S. U.S. stock index futures edged slightly higher ahead of the open on Thursday, as investors took note of the mixed sentiment in markets overseas. Dow Jones industrial average futures rose 20 points, […]