Written by Gary
The SP 500 and the Nasdaq Composite are higher in early afternoon trading today (SPY +0.2%) as technology shares rose and oil prices turned volatile remaining near multi-month lows.
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The infrastructure is not going to last long enough for the cleanup," Doug Shoop, an official at the Department of Energy said of the problem-plagued Hanford nuclear site. This comes after dozens of injuries, evacuations, and radiation leaks cost Washington state billions.
Infographic Of The Day: Chart: Fintech Investment In 2016
According to a new report by Singapore-based venture capital firm Life.SREDA, last year was a mixed bag for fintech.
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Written by Sig Silber
Yikes!!!!! From NOAA:
One might add tropical activity to that (which is covered in the body of tonight's article) especially for the earlier part of the period.
23Jun2017 Pre-Market Commentary: Wall Street Opens Higher, Crude Prices Edge Higher, Investors Await Economic Data For Friday
by Richard M. Ebeling, mises.org
This article originally appeared on Fee.org.
Those who speak about being on the 'right side of history' have, knowingly or not, adopted a central element in Karl Marx's analysis of capitalism: the idea that the capitalist system follows a particular course of historical development that is open to scientific explanation and prediction, and which presumes to be placing humanity on a road that leads to a higher and better form of society - socialism. (See my article, 'Marxists Are Not on the 'Right Side of History'').
Written by Gary
U.S. stock index futures were little changed this morning, but opened moderately higher (SPY +0.3%) as oil prices have edged up and ahead of economic data and speeches by Federal Reserve policymakers.
22Jun2017 Market Close: Wall Street Closes Mixed, DOW Off 13 Points, Russel 2000 Up +0.4%, WTI Crude
22Jun2017 Market Update: Wall Street Fractionally Higher In Early Afternoon Trading, Unemployment Be
ECRI's WLI Growth Index which forecasts economic growth six months forward remains in positive territory for over one year - after spending the previous 35 consecutive weeks in negative territory. This is compared to RecessionAlerts similar weekly leading index.