Freight & Shipping

Stranded assets? Only if government strands them

Author: Kenneth P. Green World oil consumption may expand to 100 million barrels per day in the next three months. Read more about Stranded assets? Only if government strands them Tags:  oil and gas oil production oil transport energy policy natural gas ...

October 12, 2018

Trump continues to attack the Fed: President Trump responded to falling stock prices on Thursday by continuing to throw rocks at the Federal Reserve, which he has described as “crazy,” “loco,” “going wild” and “out of control” for slowly raising interest rates against the backdrop o ...

Stock Pickers Digest Hotline – Friday, October 12, 2018

SHOPIFY INC., $176.20, symbol SHOP on Toronto, offers merchants of all sizes Internet-based software to design, set up and manage stores across multiple sales channels. They include permanent and temporary retail stores, but also web, mobile and social-media platforms. The software gives merchants ...

U.S producer prices increase for first time in three months

U.S. producer prices rose for the first time in three months amid a surge in gauges reflecting airfares and rail-transportation costs, a Labor Department report showed Wednesday in Washington. HIGHLIGHTS OF PRODUCER PRICES (SEPTEMBER) Producer-price index rose 0.2% m/m (matching est.) after a 0.1% ...

What to do if you’ve been shut out of a vehicle recall

Q: I have a problem with a 2011 Mercedes B200. The manufacturer issued a recall to address a possible CVT automatic transmission failure; it’s on the Transport Canada website. My car is the exact same brand and model and the transmission failed. I contacted Mercedes-Benz Canada and was told there ...

Dearth of pipeline capacity drives Canada/U.S. oil price differential to widest point on record

Authors: Elmira AliakbariAshley Stedman Canadian oil producers will lose an estimated $15.8 billion this year in foregone revenues compared to other producers. Read more about Dearth of pipeline capacity drives Canada/U.S. oil price differential to widest point on record Tags:  oil an ...

Decision Day : The FOMC looms

US markets Major U.S. indexes closed mostly lower Tuesday ahead of the Federal Reserve Board rate decision, as airlines, transportation and shipping companies are feeling the squeeze from higher oil prices. But higher energy prices are stoking the inflationary fires, and that pass-through effect is ...

Central Banks up the ante to normalize interest rates

Friday September 21: Five things the markets are talking about Aside from trade, tariff and retaliation, central banks are upping the ante to “normalize” interest rates. This week, Norway’s Norges Bank has joined the BoE, and the central banks of the Czech Republic and Romania in withdrawing ...

Bank Momentum Looks A Little Tepid

The big banks have been wandering sideways lately. JP Morgan (JPM) spent the month trying to push to new highs. Today's price action looks a little tepid to close out the month. To review the indicators, there is a downtrend in relative strength in the shaded area. Price is stuck below the hig ...

Tech Talk for Tuesday August 21st 2018

Pre-opening Comments for Tuesday August 21st U.S. equity index futures were higher this morning. S&P 500 futures were up 4 points in pre-opening trade. NVIDIA gained $1.65 to $249.49 after the company announced launch of a new processor for gaming. Toll Brothers added $3.26 to $37.99 after repor ...