• Pre-market movers on May 23 (SQNS, KKD, AKS, VLO, SNE, CCL, HES, FCX, DE, HAL)

    The companies whose shares are moving in pre-market trade on Monday are: Sequans Communications, Krispy Kreme Doughnuts , AK Steel Holding, Valero Energy Corp, Sony Corp, Carnival Corp, Hess Corp, Freeport-McMoRan, Deere & Co and Halliburton Co.
  • Cancer report energizes activists, not policy

    (Reuters) - A cancer report that concludes Americans are under constant assault from carcinogenic agents has heartened activists, who hope that finally government and policymakers will pay attention to their concerns.
  • The Energy Report for Tuesday, January 26, 2010

    China banks and a Bernanke bounce. The oil bull got a new lease on life helped in part by a refinery fire and an oil spill but mainly because of that old Bernanke bounce. It appeared that Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke's appointment is now more likely and the oil market seems to love what that says about the status quo of cheap money. Of course the growing concerns over the Chinese banking sector and the continuing tightening of Chinese credit may quickly dampen some of that bullish enthusiasm.
  • Energy Report 06-17-2009

    Green shoots or overshoots.Sometimes you feel like a green shoot other times you feel like a weed. Hey does anybody use energy when the factories are shut down?