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Aug 13 2017

Yuvraj, Ashwin, Jadeja not picked for SL limited-overs series

Experienced fast bowlers Umesh Yadav and Mohammed Shami have been rested, probably keeping in mind the option of an extra spinner in the spin-friendly Sri Lankan conditio...

Aug 13 2017

Stock Futures Lower as North Korea Threatens US in Guam

The broad-based S&P 500 fell 0.4 percent to 2,466.18, while the tech-rich Nasdaq Composite Index tumbled 0.8 percent to 6,320.72. Global stock markets ended their w...

Aug 13 2017

Stocks down, gold up after North Korea threat

FIRE AND FURY: Keeping up his tough talk, Trump told reporters that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's government should "get their act together" or face extraordinary tr...

Aug 13 2017

United States stocks snap 3-day losing streak in roller coaster week

Emerging market stocks lost 1.28 percent. The yen on Friday added to a strong weekly rally against the dollar of close to 1.5 percent, hitting its highest versus the gr...

Aug 13 2017

Russian stocks undermined by tensions between USA and N.Korea

Prices for bonds and gold headed higher. The data comes amid tepid inflation that has remained below the Fed's 2 percent target, despite low unemployment. The stock fel...

Aug 13 2017

Investors seek safety as North Korea tension escalates; stocks end off lows

USA stock index futures pointed to a lower open on Thursday, as investors turned their attention to another batch of corporate earnings, while keeping their focus on risi...

Aug 13 2017

S&P falls 1.4 pct in safety flight on N. Korea tensions

U.S. stocks were lower yesterday as investors rushed to safe-haven assets after President Donald Trump's " fire and fury " warning to North Korea escalated tensions w...

Aug 13 2017

Gold steady near 2-mth highs as N. Korea tensions continue

Nvidia's quarterly revenue in its data center and automotive businesses missed estimates, dragging the chipmaker's shares down 3.90 percent. US crude oil futures sett...

Aug 13 2017

SoundCloud is officially saved by US$170 million emergency funding

The company outlined the investments in a blog post , while it also announced that former Vimeo executive Kerry Trainor will be taking over as CEO... Trainor said Sou...

Aug 13 2017

Markets Right Now: US stocks trade lower at midday

The so-called fear gauge - the CBOE Volatility Index (VIX ), the most widely followed barometer of expected U.S. stock market volatility, hit its highest since November ...

Aug 13 2017

Gold Shines As US-North Korea Tensions Mount - Finance News

A statement from the North Korean military called President Donald Trump's warning that the communist nation would face "fire and fury" if it continued its provocations a...

Aug 13 2017

Korean shares extend losses amid escalating tensions over N. Korea

The S&P 500 index had its biggest one-day drop in nearly three months on Thursday as investors fled riskier assets, with technology stocks leading the charge, in response...

Aug 13 2017

U.S. stocks tumble on North Korea worries

The hope that the Fed will have to slow its rate-hike path appeared to stop, at least for now, the near $1-trillion loss in world stocks valuations this week triggered by...

Aug 13 2017

Gold steady near 2-month highs on N. Korea tensions

The euro was 0.14 percent higher against the dollar. Singapore's DBS bank added in a statement that the yen "remains the safe haven currency from the sabre-rattling bet...

Aug 13 2017

STARWOOD PROPERTY TRUST, INC. (NYSE:STWD) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research

The fund owned 42,864 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock after selling 250 shares during the period. Aperio Group LLC owned about 0.08% of Starwood Proper...

Aug 13 2017

Ambac Financial Group, Inc. (AMBC) Can't Be More Risky. Trades Sigfnicicantly Lower

Media coverage about Ambac Financial Group (NASDAQ: AMBC ) has trended positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The stock's market cap is $863.39 million. ...

Aug 13 2017

Vornado Realty Trust (VNO) Shares Bought by Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc

Vornado Realty Trust has a 12-month low of $74.42 and a 12-month high of $90.32. The stock declined 2.08% or $2.74 reaching $129.3 on the news. Its down 2.22% from 9.69M...

Aug 13 2017

Talktalk fined after customer details stolen again

The firm was hacked in autumn 2016 and plucked of the personal data of 156,959 customers including names, addresses, dates of birth, phone numbers and email addresses. "B...

Aug 13 2017

How Guam's biggest daily newspaper is covering the standoff with North Korea

The president sent his tweet after North Korean state news agency, KCNA , said in a statement that "Trump is driving the situation on the Korean peninsula to the b...

Aug 13 2017

United States stocks fall again on North Korea tensions

At 12:36 p.m. ET (1636 GMT), the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 158.98 points, or 0.72 percent, at 21,889.72 and the S&P 500 was down 27.37 points, or 1.11 percent...