Guns are “the ultimate public health crisis” and “stunt children’s growth,” Howard Dean, the former governor of Vermont, proclaimed to a cheering crowd at the Democratic National Convention.. Huffington Post
The Paris Agreement has rightly been hailed as historic. On 12 December 2015 a record of 195 states adopted the first universal and legally-binding climate deal. Only six years earlier the Copenhagen.. Eurasia Review
July 27 -- Neil Shah, research director at Counterpoint Technology Market Research discusses Apple's earnings, market share in China and the challenges the company faces. He speaks to Bloomberg's.. Source: Bloomberg Global Business -
July 27 -- Gao Ting, head of China strategy at UBS Securities, discusses the progress of China reforms, earnings growth and the outlook for the economy. He speaks to Bloomberg's Rishaad Salamat on.. Source: Bloomberg Global Business -
July 27 -- Fortescue Metals Group, the iron ore producer that’s cut debt by almost $3 billion since last July, said fourth-quarter cash costs fell 35 percent as it continued to slash operating.. Source: Bloomberg Global Business -
When Chinese authorities took over the day-to-day management and support of their collapsing stock market in August 2015, it was *not just volume that died*.
From over 110, short-term volatility.. Zero Hedge
China’s aspiring urban cowboys are finally getting their moment with the loosening of restrictions on pickup trucks in some areas, Bloomberg News reports. Pickup, long relegated to workhorses for the.. WorldNews
Eight years ago, Hillary Clinton famously said her first White House bid had put “about 18 million cracks” in the glass ceiling, one for each voter who’d cast a ballot for her in the 2008.. Huffington Post
The monetary policy beatings will continue until morale improves. Eight long years after monetary policy experimentation went extreme, Reuters reports *the amount of QE stimulus being pumped into the.. Zero Hedge
While the plunge in Twitter share moments ago put those looking forward to AAPL's earnings on edge, Tim Cook delivered, beating on both the top and bottom line, reporting Q3 revenue of $42.4 billion,.. Zero Hedge
With all eyes now focused on Gasoline inventories, API's report surprised with a modest draw (-420k) but a considerablyless than expected draw in Crude (-827k vs -2mm exp) and major build at Cushing.. Zero Hedge
Miraculously managing to beat user growth expectations (313mm MAUs vs 312mm MAUs exp) and EPS (+13c vs +9c exp), Twitter stock is plummeting after-hours after* slashing Q3 revenue (and EBITDA) guidance.. Zero Hedge
Buffalo Wild Wings on Tuesday reported second-quarter results that topped analysts' forecasts for profits, but missed on revenue.
Lowered costs and expenses in "a challenging sales environment,".. Business Insider
A day of manic swings in stocks "contained"...
Good news was bad news, or just algos lost control? Each plunge ramped back to VWAP before another selling attack...
Dow Futures swung around.. Zero Hedge
Stocks opened little changed on Tuesday before quickly losing ground in the morning session.
Around 11 a.m. ET, the Dow was down 104 points, the S&P 500 was down 7, and the Nasdaq was down.. Business Insider
Apple will report its fiscal third quarter results on Tuesday afternoon after the markets close.
This quarter is usually Apple's slowest, and Wall Street is not expecting to be blown.. Business Insider
Nigeria's central bank unexpectedly hiked rates in its first decision since depegging its currency, the naira, from the US dollar.
The Central Bank of Nigeria raised its key interest rate by 200.. Business Insider
Analog Devices has struck a deal to acquire chipmaker Linear Technology, the companies announced Tuesday.
The deal values Linear Technology at $14.8 billion, or $60 per share. The value of the.. Business Insider
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The crude oil price rally has been completely crushed, though I’ll admit I was wrong when I predicted crude oil.. Zero Hedge
Executives at alternative investing giant KKR are obviously miffed.
"I sometimes find we talk past each other," Scott Nuttall, global head of capital and asset management at KKR, said in the.. Business Insider
When Apple reports earnings after the close today, all eyes will be on its revenue, specifically how many fewer iPhones it sold in the quarter (consensus expects a drop of 22%), and more importantly.. Zero Hedge