Modi Courts India's Island Neighbors
March 09 2015 6:13 AM EDT
The Indian prime minister's visit is part of his government's diplomatic offensive to re-exert India's waning influence in the region.
How China-Pakistan Relationship Influences US-India Ties
January 23 2015 8:15 AM EST
Security cooperation will be high on the agenda when Modi and Obama meet in New Delhi next week.
Holiday Hiring Will Likely Boost November Jobs Growth
December 04 2014 11:46 AM EST
November's jobs data are expected to show continued hiring, but a slowdown that could raise wages is around the corner, economists say.
Americans Spent More In August Than In Past 5 Months
September 29 2014 11:16 AM EDT
Personal spending and incomes increased in August on the strength of job gains.
As Wages Increase, Americans Still Stretch Their Dollars
September 17 2014 10:23 AM EDT
Earnings rose the most in two years, but economists still say growth is soft and a bit disappointing.
Americans' Confidence In Economy Falls To 9-Month Low
August 15 2014 11:37 AM EDT
Gasoline prices dropped and employment rose, but consumers aren't cheering yet.
Euro Zone Economy To Ramp Up In 2015: Economists
August 14 2014 3:25 PM EDT
Though the euro area economy flatlined in the second quarter, forecasts point to growth in coming quarters.
US And UK Warn Russia Not To 'Aid' Ukraine
August 08 2014 10:13 PM EDT
Russia has proposed creating humanitarian corridors to deliver aid to pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine.
Syria: Memoir Of An Assad Torture Chamber
May 21 2014 10:51 AM EDT
So far in 2014, 847 prisoners have died of torture, execution and maltreatment in Syrian jails. Here's one prisoner's experience.
The Misguided Criticism Of Sherman's Trash Talk
January 23 2014 5:25 PM EST
The Seahawks cornerback has been treated unfairly for expressing his opinions.
UK Fraud Prosecutor Charges Two Brokers in Libor Probe [VIDEO]
July 15 2013 4:43 PM EDT
How The Fed Steals America's Savings [VIDEO]
July 09 2013 10:26 AM EDT
'Greekovery' In The Works? [VIDEO]
July 08 2013 5:10 PM EDT
As protests over austerity and economic challenges continue in Greece, there are indications developing that a "Greekovery" might be emerging.
Why The Rich Stash Money Offshore
June 27 2013 9:29 AM EDT
Spelling Bee Blues: Indians’ Domination Only Reasserts Negative Stereotypes
June 01 2013 10:50 AM EDT
Indians excel at spelling bees -- they won 11 of the past 15 national competitions run by Scripps.
Nat Gas fails to settle above resistance
March 13 2013 8:33 AM EDT
Nat Gas futures failed to take the next step up the ladder on Tuesday as the industry awaits the main data point of the week...Thursday's EIA inventory report. This week's report will be bullish in that it will show a larger net withdrawal than both last year and the five year average for the same week. The futures market drifted lower but still remains well above the $3.50/mmbtu technical support level for the sixth day in a row or the longest streak since back in December of 2012.
The Corn & Ethanol Report
January 24 2013 9:46 AM EST
Early in the open outcry session the market seemed to be in a congested mode until independent weather forecasters there is enough rain as the planting season begins. This help the profit takers to write sell orders and the trade went lower on light volume. In the overnight electronic session the March Corn is currently trading at 716 which is 4 ¾ cents lower. The trading range has been 721 to 715 ¼ so far. I still believe this is still creating a golden buying opportunity. Depending how you read the tea leaves both fundamentally and technically is showing me this market is poised to trade higher.
Alpari Grain Outlook 11/20
November 20 2012 4:40 PM EST
First things first, markets are closed Thursday day session and night for our Thanksgiving holiday and Fridays grains open at 9:30 central time and close at noon central time. It's a difficult week as we have a short holiday schedule as month-end winds down creating a lot of daily volatility. ...
The Nemenoff Report Bonds Lower, S&P's higher, Silver Lower
November 20 2012 10:59 AM EST
Dec. Bonds are curently 6 lower at 151’08 and the 10 Yr. Note 3.5 lower at 133’25.5. This mornings Housing Starts report showed an increase of 3.6% t0 894,000 vs. an average analysts expectation of -4.5% putting the rate of starts to its highest level since July of 2008. Buliding permits have tempered the bullishness of the “starts” number being down 2.7%. We continue to be sellers for short term trades in the 152’04 area with a protective buy stop at 152’22. The recent high has been 152’21, better lucky than smart. If you are holding a short position from the 152’04 level, either take profits or lower your buy stop to 151’21. Support remains at 150’04.
The Energy Report - Ring Hopes and Rising Oil
November 20 2012 10:39 AM EST
Cease Fire Hope rise along with the oil market. While Secretary of State Hillary Clinton makes her way to the Middle East to broker what more than likely will be a cease-fire between Israel and Hamas. With an Israeli ground offensive most likely averted the focus will go back to the global economic outlook and something as mundane as weather.