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By Andrea Sono On Tuesday, November 23rd, 2010

Irish Gloom and Koreans on Brink of War Push Stock Markets into the Red

As if the rescue of Ireland’s collapsing economy and fears over Portugal and Spain in the debt-domino-debacle wasn’t enough, North and South-Korean fire exchange adds fuel to an already blazing fire More...

By Michael Walsh On Saturday, May 15th, 2010
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Cash for Wall Street Crash

Thursday 6th May, the New York Stock Exchange plummets 1,000 points; a historical first. By the Monday it recovers and a further 400 points are added. Spikes in graphs don’t get any sharper. In four days $3.7 More...

By Rajat Anand On Wednesday, October 28th, 2009

Oil moves near $80 amidst indications of economic recovery

Crude oil was up near $80 per barrel after home prices in the US were up and reports showed that crude stockpiles were on the drop. This has led to the belief that the US, which uses the maximum energy in the world, More...

By Rajat Anand On Wednesday, October 21st, 2009

Apple’s shares touch record high as Mac and iPhone sales exceed estimates

Apple’s shares went up by $14.99 or 7.9% to $204.85 in extended training yesterday as back-to-school orders for the iPod, iPhone and Macintosh computer led to the company making higher than expected fourth-quarter More...

By Rajat Anand On Monday, October 19th, 2009

FICCI survey says market conditions effervescent, sales on the surge during festive season

As per the survey conducted by the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI), sales across various sectors were on the up, primarily the FMCG and the automobile sectors. It is believed that More...

By Rajat Anand On Monday, October 19th, 2009

Crude Oil up to One-Year High as Dollar weakens

Crude oil prices touched $79.05 per barrel, rising about half a percent on the New York Mercantile Exchange. This is the highest level it has reached since October 15 last year. The rise is attributed to the confidence More...

By Rajat Anand On Monday, August 10th, 2009

China’s Best Buy Share-Gome dips, former chairman’s assets frozen

Chinese markets witnessed the sudden decline in the shares of retailer Gome after news broke in that a Hong Kong court had decided to freeze the assets of its former chairman Huang Guangyu. It is reported that More...

By Rajat Anand On Sunday, August 9th, 2009

Dow Jones up by 2.2 per cent for the week

Buoyed by the first decline in the unemployment rate in 15 months, the Dow Jones Industrial Average went up by 113.81 on Friday, up by 1.23% and an overall increase of 2.2 % for the week, providing a boost to the More...

By Rajat Anand On Sunday, August 9th, 2009

Sensex lowers down – banks, auto low

The Indian markets proved to be a failure in pulling back and eventually slipped low with the Asian markets. Indeed, every sectoral indices was in red which was then led by losses faced in banks, realty and auto More...

By Adrian Santana On Wednesday, July 8th, 2009

World recession easing, sluggish recovery in sight, says IMF

The world is starting to pull out of its first recession since World War II, said the International Monetary Fund in its latest report released Wednesday. According to the latest report, the global economy was More...

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