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Asian shares fall after Fed rate hike, tracking Wall St lead

Asian shares fall after Fed rate hike, tracking Wall St lead

Not always, but this disparity is odd, and could play havoc with asset prices if the market has been wrong-footed and needs to play catch up with the Fed, which could see a sharp turnaround for the dollar and USA yields. What is striking is that the unemployment rate is falling further below the rate at which the Fed figures unemployment should accelerate, but yet it accelerates not.


Trump Jr. Links The Alexandria Shooting To The Controversial 'Julius Caesar' Production

Trump Jr. Links The Alexandria Shooting To The Controversial 'Julius Caesar' Production

In the wake of critical coverage in right-leaning news outlets including Breitbart and Fox News, Bank of America and Delta pulled their support. The panic in Central Park continues this week as Oskar Eustis, director of Shakespeare in the Park's Julius Caesar and creative director at Public Theatre, defended the production's controversial choice for using a Donald Trump lookalike in the titular role.



Investors look for safety after weak retail sales report

That not only raised concerns for the strength of the US consumer, it also hammered crude prices, which fell around 4% in Wednesday trading and extended that decline overnight in Asia, taking WTI futures for July delivery another 3 cents per barrel lower to $44.67 by 06:60 London time.


US employers add modest 138000 jobs; rate at 4.3 percent

US employers add modest 138000 jobs; rate at 4.3 percent

That rate dropped to 8.4 percent in May, and Cohn noted that it is down a full percentage point since Trump took office in January. But dig deeper into the report and the picture gets uglier. Health care and business services led the way in May, adding 24,000 and 38,000 jobs respectively. The construction sector added just 5,000 jobs in April and 1,000 jobs in March.



Fidessa Group (LON:FDSA) Broker Price Targets

The SI to Grifols SA Ads's float is 0.18%. 116,835 shares of the stock traded hands. It is down 26.08% since June 13, 2016 and is uptrending. The stock has "Buy" rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Tuesday, August 25. It has a 13.9 P/E ratio. The Established Markets includes Benelux, Canada, Denmark, France, Ireland, Norway and Switzerland. In related news, insider Adam Crozier acquired 1,000 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction on Monday, May 15th.



Esure Group PLC's (ESUR) "Sell" Rating Reiterated at Shore Capital

Finally, S&P Global set a GBX 250 ($3.23) target price on Barclays PLC and gave the stock a buy rating in a research report on Friday, April 28th. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Tuesday, January 3 by Beaufort Securities. The firm has "Overweight" rating given on Thursday, October 15 by Barclays Capital. The company was initiated on Friday, September 30 by RBC Capital Markets.