Articles by Bhaskar Prasad
- Top After-Market NASDAQ Movers (Cisco Systems, Cumulus Media, Woodward, Aruba Networks, Cubist Pharmaceuticals, Ubiquiti Networks, Mitel Networks, Patrick Industries, Mellanox Technologies)
November 14 2012 12:15 AM
The top after-market NASDAQ gainers Wednesday were Cisco Systems Inc, Cumulus Media Inc, Woodward Inc and Aruba Networks Inc. The top after-market NASDAQ losers Wednesday were Cubist Pharmaceuticals Inc, Ubiquiti Networks Inc, Mitel Networks Corporation, Patrick Industries Inc and Mellanox Technologies Ltd.
- Top After-Market NYSE Movers
November 13 2012 11:27 PM
The top after-market NYSE gainers Wednesday were NRG Energy Inc, EMC Corporation, Juniper Networks Inc and SM Energy Company. The top after-market NYSE losers Wednesday were HCA Holdings Inc, EnergySolutions Inc, Spectra Energy Partners LP, International Paper Company and Iamgold Corporation.
- South Korea’s Unemployment Rate Falls In October
November 13 2012 11:12 PM
South Korea’s unemployment rate grew at a slower pace in October than expected, moderately raising the optimism that the economy of the country is on the path of recovery.
- Pre-Market Movers
November 13 2012 6:16 AM
F5 Networks Inc, Weatherford International Ltd, Vodafone Group Plc, Seadrill Ltd, Alcatel Lucent SA, Nokia Corporation, Toll Brothers Inc and Banco Santander are among the companies whose shares are moving in pre-market trading Tuesday.
- Fiscal Cliff Worries Weigh Down US Stock Futures
November 13 2012 4:11 AM
The U.S. stock index futures point to a lower open Tuesday as investors are expected to be watchful amid fears about the looming fiscal cliff, which consists of tax increases and spending cuts, at the beginning of next year.
- Japan’s Industrial Production Falls 4.1% In September
November 13 2012 1:57 AM
Japan’s industrial output declined in September compared to that in the previous month, indicating that the weak global demand is continuing to have its impact on the country’s economy.
- Top After-Market NYSE Movers
November 12 2012 11:01 PM
The top after-market NYSE gainers Monday were Ameresco Inc, Penn Virginia Corporation, AOL Inc and Targa Resources Inc. The top after-market NYSE losers Monday were OM Group Inc, Weatherford International Ltd, Thermon Group Holdings Inc, EverBank Financial Corp and MarkWest Energy Partners LP.
- Pre-Market Movers
November 12 2012 6:21 AM
Titanium Metals Corp, Alcatel Lucent SA, Gilead Sciences Inc, Frontline Ltd, Yahoo Inc, ArcelorMittal, Pacific Drilling SA and Randgold Resources Ltd are among the companies whose shares are moving in pre-market trading Monday.
- US Stock Futures Signal Higher Open
November 12 2012 4:17 AM
The U.S. stock index futures point to a higher open Monday but investors are expected to be guarded amid the concerns about the looming “fiscal cliff,” which consists of tax increases and spending cuts, at the beginning of next year.
- India’s Industrial Output Falls 0.4% In September
November 12 2012 1:47 AM
India’s industrial output fell in September compared to that in the same month last year, indicating that the weak global demand is continuing to have its impact on the country’s economy.
- Asian Markets Fall As Japan’s Economy Shrinks
November 12 2012 1:16 AM
Most of the Asian markets fell Monday as investor sentiment was weighed down by the concern that the downturn in the global economic condition continued to weaken Japan’s economy.
- Japan’s Tertiary Industry Activity Index Rises 0.3%
November 11 2012 11:21 PM
Japan’s tertiary industry activity index rose in October, indicating that the total value of services purchased by businesses is rising, which could give the much required support to the country’s faltering economy.
- Japan’s GDP Shrinks 0.9% In Q3
November 11 2012 11:08 PM
Japan's gross domestic product contracted in the third quarter compared to that in the previous quarter due to the soft global demand and the weakening domestic consumption in the world's third biggest economy.
- Global Economic Recovery Unlikely In Q4
November 09 2012 11:31 PM
The global economy continues to recover at a subdued rate at the beginning of the fourth quarter with the growth in the service industries remaining undermined by the contraction in the manufacturing sector.
- Weekly Roundup: Asian Stocks Fall On US Fiscal Cliff Fear
November 09 2012 11:04 PM
Asian markets fell in the week with the investor sentiment turning negative following the concerns about the U.S. facing a “fiscal cliff” consisting of tax increases and spending cuts at the beginning of next year.
- US Stock Futures Signal Slightly Higher Open
November 09 2012 4:44 AM
The U.S. stock index futures point to a slightly higher open Friday ahead of the Labor Department's import price index and the University of Michigan’s index of consumer sentiment.
- China’s Industrial Production Rises To 9.6% In October
November 09 2012 1:57 AM
China’s industrial production rose in October compared to that in the previous month, indicating an upswing in the manufacturing output.
- Top After-Market NASDAQ Movers
November 09 2012 12:50 AM
The top after-market NASDAQ gainers Thursday were Zipcar Inc, Kayak Software Corporation, Allscripts Healthcare Solutions Inc and Sequenom Inc. The top after-market NASDAQ losers Thursday were Groupon Inc, Spreadtrum Communications Inc, Array BioPharma Inc, Pegasystems Inc and Expedia Inc.
- Pressure On Price Declines In China, Room For More Easing Measures
November 08 2012 11:45 PM
The rate of inflation in China slowed down in October compared to the same month in the previous year, showing signs of a gradual decline in price pressure to provide scope for monetary easing.
- Bank Of Korea Maintains Interest Rate At 2.75%
November 08 2012 11:19 PM
The Bank of Korea Friday announced its decision to keep the policy rate at 2.75 percent but the market participants feel that additional stimulus measures are urgently needed to give a boost to the country's weakening economy.