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January 17, 2021


TREASURIES-Yields fall on weak retail sales, Biden tax fears

(Adds fresh prices, Gundlach tweet) By Karen Brettell and Herbert Lash NEW YORK, Jan 15 (Reuters) - U.S. Treasury yields fell on Friday after retail sales data came in below economists' expectations and following President-elect Joe Biden's proposed $1.9 trillion stimulus program. Yields jumped ahead of Biden’s announcement late on......

Xiaomi shares fall 10% as U.S. adds smartphone-maker to ‘blacklist’

CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Xiaomi’s Headquarters Getty Images GUANGZHOU, China — The Trump administration has added smartphone maker Xiaomi to a blacklist of alleged Chinese military companies. Hong Kong-listed shares of the Chinese firm were down 10.6% at the open on Friday on that......

Car insurance premiums in Britain fall 6% in fourth-quarter – survey

FILE PHOTO: Customers are seen looking at cars at Cargiant, following the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), London, Britain, June 1, 2020. REUTERS/Toby Melville (Reuters) – The cost of a comprehensive motor insurance policy in Britain fell for a fourth straight quarter, with the latest quarter recording a 6%......

The Biggest Tiger Bombshells: Tiger Woods’ Amazing Rise and All the Signs He Was Headed for a Fall – E! Online

Few larger-than-life figures in sports have proved as polarizing as Tiger Woods. But that’s only because no one person may have carried as much on his shoulders as the golfer from… E! Online – For more and to sign up click here To Return to the Main Aggregate News Page......

EMERGING MARKETS-Asian currencies fall as greenback rebounds, Malaysia stocks underperform

* Philippine shares hit near 1-year high * Indonesia shares touch Sept 2019 high * Malaysia stocks fall ahead of COVID-19 curbs announcement Jan 11 (Reuters) - Asia's emerging currencies eased against the dollar, underpinned by a rise in U.S. Treasury yields, while Malaysian shares underperformed other regional stock markets......

China’s December factory prices fall at slowest pace in ten months

FILE PHOTO: Employees wearing face masks work at a factory of the component maker SMC during a government-organized tour of its facility following the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Beijing, China May 13, 2020. REUTERS/Thomas Peter BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s factory gate prices fell last month at their......

Bed Bath & Beyond shares plummet as retailer’s earnings fall short; store closures, divestitures weigh on sales

CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Bed Bath & Beyond shares plummeted Thursday, after the retailer reported a quarterly sales decline of 5% from a year ago, which it said was largely due to the sale of non-core assets like Cost Plus World Market and ongoing......

Indian shares retreat from record highs; financial stocks, Reliance fall

A broker reacts while trading at his computer terminal at a stock brokerage firm in Mumbai, February 26, 2016. REUTERS/Shailesh Andrade/Files BENGALURU (Reuters) – Indian shares fell on Tuesday after notching record highs in the first two sessions of the new year, with financial stocks and market heavyweight Reliance weighing......

Asian shares fall amid uncertainty about Georgia senate runoff

TOKYO (Reuters) – Asian shares edged lower on Tuesday amid uncertainty about Senate runoffs in Georgia, which could have a big impact on incoming U.S. President Joe Biden’s economic policies. TV camera men wait for the opening of market in front of a large screen showing stock prices at the......

Weekly jobless claims fall for a second straight week

CNBC – For more and to sign up click here The number of people filing for unemployment benefits for the first time unexpectedly fell last week, marking its second straight decline. Initial jobless claims declined by 19,000 to 787,000 in the week ending Dec. 26, the Labor Department said Thursday.......

Nvidia and AMD could fall victim to their own success, but that would create a buying opportunity, trader says

CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Two of this year’s best-performing semiconductor stocks have hit a wall. Chipmakers Nvidia and AMD have diverged from their competitors this month, falling nearly 2% and 0.5%, respectively, while the VanEck Vectors Semiconductor ETF (SMH) has climbed nearly 4.5%. The......

U.S. likely to fall short of goal to vaccinate 20 million people against Covid before end of year

CNBC – For more and to sign up click here With only a few days to go, the United States will likely fall short of its goal to vaccinate 20 million Americans by the year’s end as the nation embarks on what will be a historic campaign to inoculate hundreds......

NFL playoff picture: After Seahawks claim NFC West, could the Rams now fall out of the playoffs?

The first year of the NFL’s expanded playoffs has left us with seven postseason spots still in play as Week 17 approaches. That’s more than in any year since at least 1990, the most recent time the field expanded, and sets up a wild final week of the regular season.......

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