About Ourtown Own A Town Sign In
Banking News
  1. European authorities aim to purge weak banksThu, 23 Oct 2014 12:51:19 GMT
    A woman stands in front of a window in the new headquarters of the European Central Bank during a media tour at the construction site in Frankfurt, Germany, Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014. The ECB is supposed to move into the building by the end of 2014. More...
  2. Australian market set to open lowerThu, 23 Oct 2014 08:52:15 GMT
    THE Australian market looks set to open lower following falls on Wall Street with investors still nervous after the volatility of the past few weeks. Locally, in economic news on Thursday, Reserve Bank of Australia governor Glenn Stevens is scheduled to address the annual general meeting of the Australian Payments and Clearing Association in Sydney. More...
  3. Tesoro Logistics should be bought on weakness, says OppenheimerWed, 22 Oct 2014 17:55:00 GMT
    On The Fly: Analyst Upgrade Summary Today's noteworthy upgrades include: AOL upgraded to Buy from Hold at Evercore... ARM Holdings upgraded to Buy from Neutral at UBS... American Assets Trust upgraded to Buy from Hold at MLV & Co.... American Midstream Partners upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Ladenburg... BancorpSouth upgraded to Neutral from Underweight at JPMorgan... Chesapeake upgraded at UBS... Chuy's upgraded to Buy from Hold at Stifel... Dean Foods upgraded to Overweight from Equal Weight at Morgan Stanley... East West Bancorp upgraded at BMO Capital... El Paso Electric upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Ladenburg... Generac upgraded to Buy from Hold at KeyBanc... Gold Fields upgraded to Overweight from Neutral at HSBC... Harmony Gold upgraded to Neutral from Underweight at HSBC... Hess Corp. upgraded to Buy from Neutral at UBS... Hovnanian upgraded to Market Perform from Underperform ... (more) More...
  4. Dimon: Cancer Hasn't Changed What I Want to DoWed, 22 Oct 2014 13:58:59 GMT
    J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. Chairman and Chief Executive Officer James Dimon sees himself teaching or helping a charity after he leaves the role of banking titan. More...
  5. NZ dollar gains after Australian inflation faster than expectedWed, 22 Oct 2014 10:11:37 GMT
    The New Zealand dollar rose after Australian inflation was a little higher than expected in the third quarter, supporting demand for the Australian dollar and dragging the kiwi with it. The kiwi rose to 79.76 US cents at 5pm in Wellington from 79.55 cents at 8am, though little changed from 79.85 cents yesterday. More...
  6. Yes, Market Volatility Is a Job-KillerWed, 22 Oct 2014 10:11:36 GMT
    Last week's financial market volatility could cost the U.S. around 8,000 jobs, according to a rough estimate published Tuesday by Renaissance Macro Research . Neil Dutta , the firm's head of economics, calculated the figure by relying on an analysis of global market volatility and labor markets published last month by Andrew Foerster at the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City . More...
  7. Asia stocks gain on US rally, Europe stimulus talkWed, 22 Oct 2014 06:20:16 GMT
    Hopes for fresh stimulus from the European Central Bank and China's steady growth bolstered Asian stock markets Wednesday after the S&P 500 had its best day of the year. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei 225 jumped 2.4 percent to 15,152.08 and Hong Kong's Hang Seng added 1.6 percent to 23,451.05. More...
  8. Rising sentiment weighs on bond pricesWed, 22 Oct 2014 06:20:15 GMT
    Positive economic data from the US and China, along with reports suggesting the European Central Bank planned to buy more bonds, sparked a lift in sentiment, St George senior economist Jo Horton said. "Sentiment improved again overnight, with upbeat economic data, better-than-expected earnings from Apple and a report the ECB is preparing to expand its asset purchase program to included corporate bonds boosting equities," Ms Horton said. More...
Advertisements
Have Your Say
Business News
Server did not return 200: Feed not found error: FeedBurner cannot locate this feed URI.