Статьи, помеченные тэгом ‘Reuters’

News Corporation (NASDAQ: NWSA) gets rid of the Chinese ballast and starts to climb

Monday, August 9th, 2010

News Corporation (NASDAQ: NWSA) shares fell to 14.10 points, losing -0.25 (-1.74%) on Friday. News Corporation American media tycoon Rupert Murdoch on Monday announced the upcoming sale of controlling stakes in three Chinese TV channels, a private investment company, which stands for Shanghai Media Group (SMG), the second largest media corporations in China.


Markets today: who controls the earth’s axis?

Sunday, June 20th, 2010

Every working day at 11.00 AM New York time, begins a strange and incomprehensible ritual. On the screens appear Reuters information on the official “market average” value of dollar swaps. Changes in prices for dollar swaps – in fact, derivative instruments tied to yields on government bonds – determines not only the situation on Wall Street.


Exchange rate euro fell to its lowest level

Friday, May 14th, 2010

The exchange rate euro declines in price, recent reports from Europe are not added to investors confidence in the single European currency. At the global forex exchange is continuing decline quotes single European currency. In the course of trading the euro fell below the 1.25 dollars / euros – to 18-month low at 1.2447 dollars / euros. This figure is 0.6% below the closing of the previous trading day.


Saving the exchange rate euro reduces the price of oil

Tuesday, May 11th, 2010

The European Union puts the main task of saving its currency – euro. The exchange rate euro stabilized in growth. Euro exchange rate makes new troubles. Oil prices fell Tuesday below $ 76 a barrel after the financial market euphoria over 1 trillion fund for the EU has exhausted itself, reports Reuters. After a brief restoration of the euro against the dollar, the U.S. currency began to grow again to major currencies. The June contract for WTI Light fallen in price on 1.17 dollars to 75.63 dollars per barrel, Brent – at 0.88 dollars to 79.24 dollars per barrel.


Earthquake in Indonesia caused a severe panic

Sunday, May 9th, 2010

On Sunday, May 9, Indonesia experienced a strong earthquake of magnitude 7.4. The epicenter of the earthquake was located 220 kilometers south-east of Banda Aceh, located on the island of Sumatra. Immediately after the earthquake Indonesia meteorologists reported threat of a tsunami announced.


Volcano in Iceland: Europe has lost billions

Sunday, April 18th, 2010

Volcano in Iceland too paid dearly for Europe and worldwide. European Commission President Manuel Barroso has ordered the establishment of the group, which will assess the implications of the situation of air travel for the economy of the EU.


Wall Street: results of Friday’s trade

Friday, January 15th, 2010

The US stock market has started trades this Friday from falling down right after the publication of the results of JP Morgan Chase & Co. Bank’s reports do not satisfy its investors.


Big Nothing Reduction

Saturday, December 19th, 2009

What do you expect when you are visiting Circus? Of course clowns and acrobats. The same I expected from the Copenhagen climat summit, and there are strong reasons to place the meeting of most powerfull leaders of all nations in line of village Circus show. The main common among them – a lot of glare and nothing in real.


World food consumption in calories per day: the map

Wednesday, November 11th, 2009

People from different countries eat different meals of various formulations. Before censuring gluttonous Northern people it should be necessary to notice that tropical and subtropical conditions expect from human energy consumptions quite different from those in Siberia. But the most gluttonous people live in the USA. Maybe it’s necessary to them in order to support the domination in the world.