Stocks close slightly higher; Dow, S&P up 0.1%

Wall Street kicked off the new week with very modest gains as investors brace for a slew of economic reports, including a key jobs report Friday, that could shed fresh

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Yellen: Fed to move ‘cautiously’ on rate hikes

Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said Tuesday the central bank will move cautiously as it weighs interest rate hikes in light of a weak global economy and stubbornly low inflation, raising questions about whether policymakers will make a move this

SunEdison shares tumble 55% on bankruptcy filing fears

Shares of renewable power firm SunEdison plummeted 55% Tuesday as it teetered on the edge of bankruptcy amid slumping oil prices and swirling questions over the company’s accounting practices. SunEdison faces a “substantial risk” of bankruptcy, according to the U.S.

Yellen’s speech in New York pulls stocks out of early dive

The Dow Jones industrial average and Standard & Poor’s 500 index both closed at 2016 highs Tuesday after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen pulled stocks out of an early slump when she said the central bank will move cautiously on

Consumer spending posts scant Feb. increase, personal income growth slows

U.S. consumer spending posted a tiny gain for the third straight month in February while income growth slowed sharply. Consumer spending edged up 0.1% in February, matching similar lackluster gains in January and December, the Commerce Department reported Monday. Personal

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China takes control of global silver prices

China has been an unofficial price-setter for most metals over the past decade. And this week, the country became an official participant in setting prices for one of the world’s most important precious metals markets. That’s the London Bullion Market

Hopes of business-friendly reforms in India fade

Even as India shines as a rare bright spot in a sluggish global economy, the country’s business-savvy prime minister is watching his popularity wane. Narendra Modi swept into power in May 2014 on the strength of a charismatic personality and

Chinese stocks plunge more than 6%

China’s Shanghai composite index plunged more than 6% Thursday — its biggest one-day drop in a month — amid ongoing fears about the health of the world’s second largest economy. The benchmark dived 6.4% to 2,741.25, days before finance ministers

Global markets rally as Japanese stocks surge 7% on extra stimulus hopes

European and Asian markets rallied Monday as Japanese stocks surged after dismal growth data raised hopes of extra stimulus from Tokyo. Japan’s Nikkei 225 index rebounded from a 5% dive last week to surge 7.2% to close at 16,022.58, its

Europe racks up billions in deals with Iran now that sanctions are lifted

Europe is racking up billions in deals with oil-rich Iran as its president, Hassan Rouhani, makes a goodwill tour less than two weeks after the lifting of international sanctions on the Islamic Republic. Iran is looking to boost its economic ties

Chinese stocks dive more than 6% as oil falls

China’s benchmark index plunged more than 6% Tuesday, after a renewed slump in oil prices kept investors on edge about the global economy. The Shanghai composite index dived 6.4% to 2749.79 — its lowest close since Dec.1, 2014 — continuing

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Decorative Coatings Market Estimated to Reach USD 106.97 billion by 2022

Market Research Reports and Industry Analysis OrbisResearch.com has published “Decorative Coatings Market Analysis By Product (Primer, Enamel, Emulsions), By Technology (Waterborne, Solventborne) By Application (Residential, Commercial) And Segment Forecasts To 2022” market report to its research database. Global decorative coatings

Neurology Devices Market is Projected to Reach USD 10.8 billion by 2022 Globally Research by Hexa Reports

“Neurostimulation devices” accounted for over 50% of the revenue generated in the market for 2014. This large share can be attributed to the growing number of chronic CNS disorders, a globally ageing population and development of minimally invasive neurological and

Asia Pacific In-line Process Viscometer (ILPV) Market is Anticipated to have a Significant Growth in a Exploration and Drilling Industry | Hexa Reports

This study is a comprehensive report on the “In-line Process Viscometer (ILPV) market”, with particular focus on industry outlook, growth drivers, market segmentation, competitive scenario and critical success factors. This research report provides statistical data, including market size by product

Synthetic Lubricants Market is Anticipated to Witness Lucrative Growth by 2020 – Research Report by Hexa Research

Fact-based market research, penetrating industry insights and validated forecasts to help you make better decisions for a stronger future Synthetic lubricants are more superior to mineral oil lubricants on account of low pouring points, low traction coefficients, high temperature stability

Metal Can Market to Witness Growth at 3% CAGR Till 2024 – Industry Analysis by Hexa Research

Fact-based market research, penetrating industry insights and validated forecasts to help you make better decisions for a stronger future Metal cans are used extensively for the packaging and holding of foods, beverages, cosmetics, chemicals and oils. Rising demand for packaged

Construction Chemicals Market to Reach $67.61 Billion by 2024 – Industry Report by Hexa Research

Fact-based market research, penetrating industry insights and validated forecasts to help you make better decisions for a stronger future “Construction chemicals market” is driven by rising demand from several end-use industries comprising residential and non-residential & infrastructure. Brisk move towards

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