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Oil down 3 percent after surprise US crude, gasoline builds

Reuters - ‎27.07.2016‎
NEW YORK Oil prices tumbled 3 percent on Wednesday, with U.S. crude futures hitting three-month lows, as U.S. crude and gasoline stocks surged on weak demand during the peak summer driving season. The U.S. Energy ... WTI's session low was $41.68, a ...

The close: TSX finishes higher, fails to avoid weekly decline

The Globe and Mail - ‎29.07.2016‎
Canada's main stock index increased on Friday as economic data and energy earnings highlighted the damage done by a massive wildfire that hit oil sands production starting in May, with the index headed for its first weekly decline since mid-June ...

U.S. crude ends 4-day skid amid weaker dollar, but ends July down 13% - ‎29.07.2016‎ -- Crude futures inched up on Friday after hitting a $40 handle for the first time since April, ending the month sharply lower one day after entering a bear market due to renewed concerns of global oversupply. On the New ... As a result ...

FTSE 100 climbs and pound recovers after Bank of England's Weale shifts stance to back August rate cut - ‎25.07.2016‎
The pound tumbled to a two-week low against the dollar after Bank of England hawk Martin Weale turned dovish, saying that last week's weak set of economic data would be "very material" for the Bank of England's next meeting on August 4. Sterling fell ...

Chancellor Hammond claims UK economic fundamentals are strong despite Brexit fears –as it happened

The Guardian - ‎27.07.2016‎
Better than expected UK economic growth in the second quarter also helped lift the FTSE 100 and FTSE 250 - the latter briefly regaining the level it was at before the Brexit vote. But European ... oil stocks: Oil prices tumbled more than 2 percent on ...

Gloomy days in the oil patch, but some see a glimmer of light

San Antonio Express-News (subscription) - ‎29.07.2016‎
But that was before the collapse of oil prices, which despite a recent upturn from February lows, are still nowhere near their 2014 levels. Because of ... largest since 2001. Even though Exxon Mobil slashed its capital budget 38 percent, to $5.16 ...

Godrej Consumer's First Quarter Profit Doubles But Falls Short of Estimate

BloombergQuint - ‎29.07.2016‎
Net profit increased to Rs 244.3 crore in the first quarter of financial year 2017 from Rs 116.7 crore in the corresponding quarter last year, it said in a filing to the Bombay Stock Exchange. ... Sales for household insecticides brands like ...

Capitalist 'sea of debt' paves way to bigger crisis

The Militant - ‎vor 15 Stunden‎
Even while stock market prices are still high, many of their financial bets are not doing too well. “Long-term returns for U.S.

Is equities bull market exhausting itself?

Interactive Investor - ‎29.07.2016‎
Occasional news jolts this story, e.g. US durable goods orders for June fell by 4.0%, the greatest since August 2014, versus expectations of a 1.4% slip. Other gauges ... Worse would be to let low growth fester versus high levels of debt. US money ...

Global Oil Refineries Get Surprise Gift From Russia: Chart

Bloomberg - ‎27.07.2016‎
Amid an unprecedented global gasoline glut, the world's oil refineries are finding a little solace in fuel oil, the product they try not to make.

Bank of England policymaker backs stimulus as UK economy worsens – as it happened

The Guardian - ‎26.07.2016‎
Ahead of some key central bank meetings this week, notably the US Federal Reserve and the Bank of Japan, investors managed to hold their nerve.

Oil price down 3% after surprise US crude, gasoline builds

The Star Online - ‎27.07.2016‎
U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures settled down $1, or 2.3 percent, at $41.92 a barrel. WTI's session low was $41.68, a level last reached on April 20. Brent futures fell $1.40, or 3.1 percent, to settle at $43.47 a barrel. Brent earlier ...

More than 40% drop in visitors to Turkey amid security crisis

Al-Arabiya - ‎28.07.2016‎
The number of foreigners visiting Turkey dropped over 40 percent in June to its lowest level this year as the impact of attacks and previous tensions with Russia caused havoc for the vital tourism industry, statistics showed on Thursday.

6 Times Richer Than Average

BullionVault - ‎28.07.2016‎
As such, the Swiss National Bank (SNB) has mostly focused its monetary policy around the Swiss franc's exchange rate versus the Euro, in order to help prevent Swiss goods from being priced out of the EU's markets and protecting the profit margins of ...

China's Once-Wild Stock Market Has Rarely Been So Stable: Chart

Bloomberg - ‎25.07.2016‎
China's $6.2 trillion equity market was until recently best known for its violent price swings. Such wildness is past, with a gauge of volatility on the Shanghai Composite Index approaching the lowest level since 2000. A stock rebound is faltering as ...

Brexit and the pound, property prices and more . . .

Financial Times - ‎22.07.2016‎
Early economic data has signalled a slowdown, the UK-centric FTSE 250 has swung like a pendulum, the pound hit its lowest level against the dollar in 31 years and estate agents are reporting a marked drop in activity. The Bank of England has ... The ...

Yen Rise Supported By Guesstimates

MarketPulse (blog) - ‎26.07.2016‎
It's no surprises that financial stocks are leading the losses across the board, while energy names remain the notable laggard in the FTSE 100on the back of oil stocks trading lower. Commodity and ... Crude oil prices slump again to levels not seen ...

Husky Hits Snag in Efforts to Contain Saskatchewan Oil Spill

Bloomberg - ‎22.07.2016‎
Husky Energy Inc. is running into difficulty containing and cleaning up a 1,570-barrel oil pipeline spill that entered the North Saskatchewan River in Canada this week, after rising water levels compromised its initial plan to capture the release. The ...

Corporate Bonds May Have Room to Run

Wall Street Journal (blog) - ‎26.07.2016‎
That said, much of the investment-grade corporate-bond market is sensitive to the level of interest rates, particularly long-term bonds issued by companies in recent years to take advantage of low rates. If the Fed decides to .... as quickly as it ...

Pound and shares rise as Bank signals limited Brexit fallout -as it happened

The Guardian - ‎20.07.2016‎
Rising oil prices helped, following a reduction in US crude stocks last week, as did the continuing trend of better than expected US company results, with Microsoft and Morgan Stanley both pleasing investors.