Economy

As in, they should have been doing what they are doing for the past three or four years while helping the Gunners to handfuls of trophies. We didn't get the win, which is a disappointment, but I'm chuffed personally. The second half of the campaign has been one to forget for Wenger and his side as they slipped from potential title winners to a team now fighting to finish in the top four.
  • Congressmen DeFazio, Walden applaud new USA tariffs on Canadian softwood

    Economy

    Canada's foreign affairs minister is confident Canada and the U.S. can land a settlement on the softwood lumber trade war, after the Trump administration placed big, new tariffs on our lumber exports. Lumber Trade Council president. Freeland says she has had "detailed and substantive" discussions with U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross in recent days but the two sides are still far apart.
  • Oil steadies, but rattled by concern about OPEC's clout

    Economy

    A cornerstone of the Saudi promise to rebalance the market would be to extend, potentially into 2018, a pledge led by the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and other producers including Russian Federation to cut output by nearly 1.8 million barrels per day (bpd) during the first half of the year.
  • Nasdaq sets another record; energy stocks hold back S&P 500

    Nasdaq sets another record; energy stocks hold back S&P 500

    Economy

    The Standard & Poor's 500 index wafted up and down through the day before ending at 2,399.38, up by just 0.09 points. Hertz Global Holdings sank $2.11, or 14.2 percent, to $12.80 after reporting a larger loss for the last quarter than analysts expected.
  • China's First Civilian Airliner - And Industry Ambitions - Take Maiden Flight

    Economy

    Comac says it has 570 orders from 23 domestic and foreign customers, with most from state-owned Chinese airlines. That's the plan. China's aviation officials are pushing for bilateral agreements on airworthiness with US and European regulators by the end of 2017 to pave the way for domestically produced aircraft such as the C919 to be flown in those markets.
  • Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) - Why Crude oil futures rose on Tuesday?

    Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) - Why Crude oil futures rose on Tuesday?

    Economy

    FBR & Co reaffirmed their sell rating on shares of Chesapeake Energy Co. Usually the RSI is considered overbought when above 70 and oversold when less than 30. There are advantages to using a moving average in your trading, as well options on what type of moving average to use. The strategy focuses on growth in dividends over a longer period of time that usually exceeds ten years.
  • Sinclair Acquires Tribune Media for $3.9 Billion

    Economy

    Sinclair is a dominant broadcaster in smaller television markets in the bi-state region. Sinclair has 183 stations in 81 markets; Tribune has 42 stations. Adding Tribune's stations will also expand Sinclair's reach into major cities that it didn't have a presence in before, such as NY and Chicago . A deal that strengthens Sinclair could greatly expand its political clout.
  • Paul Ryan says Republicans are on health care 'rescue mission'

    Economy

    This is a scar they carry", House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi declared just after the American Health Care Act passed the House. U.S. Democrats on Sunday criticized the lack of women on a working group in the Republican-led Senate that will craft a plan to pass legislation to repeal and replace Obamacare.
  • 'May the Fourth Be with You': 'Star Wars' Fans Mark 40th Anniversary

    Economy

    The book outlines the tradition of epic heroes throughout history as played out in every culture in the world. This key event in the Star Wars timeline brings together ordinary people who choose to do extraordinary things, and in doing so, become part of something greater than themselves.
  • Why Did Wall Street Close Flat on May 8?

    Why Did Wall Street Close Flat on May 8?

    Economy

    On May 8, it fell 7.6% to 9.77-the lowest reading for the S&P 500 VIX index since 1993. The VIX has dipped so low because stocks have not been moving in large ranges from highs to lows in the last few months, said Pravit Chintawongvanich, derivatives strategist at Macro Risk Advisors in NY.