Money News: DOW Rebounds; London, Canada Follow; Mexico, India, Hong Kong Markets Down

AddThis Social Bookmark Button

The DOW Jones Industrial Average, gave chase to the bear market, regained nearly all the previous week losses surging with triple digit gains to, in one week, regain the standing of the previous week and year profits.

The DOW performed steadily throughout the week and rallied strong to post high triple digit gains closing up at 17,748.31 (+168.62/+0.94%). Opening at 17,961.13, the DOW held a daily range of 17,961.13-to-18,197.29.

Gainers include Hanwha Q Cells Co Ltd (+0.41/+32.28%) with a closing price of $1.68 per share, Prothene Corp PLC (+9.43/+32.26%) with a closing price of $38.66 per share, Ctrip.com International Ltd (+11.44/+24.79%) with a closing price of $57.58, and Cnova NV (+0.81/+13.87%) with a closing price of $6.65.

Losers for the week include Halozyme Therapeutics Inc closing down at $14.63 per share down (-1.43/-8.90%), Zafgen Inc closing down at $46.94 with a loss of (-4.40/-8.57%), Auspex Pharmaceuticals Inc also closed down at $79.99 for a loss of (-6.73/-7.76%) and Macrogenics Inc closing down at $36.25 per share for a loss of (-2.92/-7.45%)

Active for the week included American Airlines Group Inc moved 137.77M shares in solid trading to close up at $55.76 per share for a gain of (+1.03%), Microsoft Corp in strong trading moved 71.90M shares, closing up at $42.88 per share for a gain of (+1.41%), Apple Inc  also on strong trading moved 68.70M shares closing down at $125.90 per share with a loss of (-1.25%) and Intel Corp in medium trading moved 64.78M shares closing up at $31.31 per share with a gain of (+1.85%).

The NASDAQ closed down at 5,026.42 for a gain of (+34.04/+0.68%).

The S&P 500 also closed up at 2,108.10 for a gain of (+18.83/+0.90%).

World Markets

The ten most watched world markets experienced a 70/30 split as the North American Markets, including the DOW Jones Industrial, S&P500, NASDAQ, Canada's S&P TSX Composite, the European Markets London's FTSE 100,  the CAC 40 of France, Germany's DAX, and the Asian Markets including the Shanghai Composite and Japan's Nikkei 225, all closed up. Mexico's IPC, Hong Kong Hang Seng and SENEX of India closed down.

Nikkei 225

The Japanese Nikkei 225, boosting solid gains and a strong Yen, rallied steadily throughout the week to close trading up, with strong double digit gains, at 19,560.22 for an increase of (+83.66/+0.43%). 

Gainers for the week include Yahoo Japan Corp (+29.00/+6.04%), Toshiba Corp (+22.00/+4.71%), J Front Retailing Co Ltd (+62.00/+3.46%), Fujikura Ltd (+17.00/+3.23%).

Losers include Mitsubishi Material Corp (-10.00/-2.45%), TDK Group (-220.00/-2.40%), Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corp (-6.80/-2.14%) and Asahi Kasei Corp (-26.50/-2.11%).

Active on the Nikkei include Mizuho Financial Group Inc, in 14 straight weeks of strong trading, moved 117.85M shares, enough for a rally, and closed up at ¥224.60 for a gain of (+1.22%), Toshiba Corp also in light trading moved 52.03M shares to close up at ¥506.70 for a gain of (+4.71%), Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group Inc in medium trading moved 48.84M shares to close up at ¥789.10 for a gain of (+0.52%).

FTSE 100

London Markets, in track with North American Markets was rallied and finished the trading week up with strong double digit gains to end the week 7022.51 with a gain of (+60.19/+0.86%).

Gainers in the FTSE 100 include CRH PLC (+96.00/+5.48%), Anglo American PLC (+54.50/+5.21%), Fresnillo PLC (+27.00/+3.98%), Glencore PLC (+11.25/+3.94%).

Losers include Persimmon PLC (-95.00/-5.34%), Imperial Tobacco Group PLC (-47.00/-1.49%), Kingfisher PLC (-4.20/-1.12%) and Next PLC (-68.75/-0.94%).

Active on the FTSE 100 included Lloyds Banking Group PLC moving 183.16M shares in strong trading, closed up at €80.55 for a gain of (+1.32%), Vodafone Group PLC, in strong trading moved 99.29M shares to close up at €229.10 per share for a gain of (+1.42%), BP PLC, in strong trading moved 72.95M shares to close up at €448.16 per share for gain of (+1.65%)and Barclays PLC also in light trading moved 34.50M shares to close up at €254.36 for a gain of (+0.62).

Hang Seng Index

The Hang Sang Index, the single holdout in an Asian Market upswing, in strong trading closed down with high double digit losses.

The Hang Seng closed down at 24,375.24 with double digit loses of (-93.65/-0.38%).

Gainers on the Hang Seng Index include Ping An Insurance Group (Hong Kong) (+3.95/+4.46%), Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd (Hong Kong) (+0.50/+2.93%), Sands China Ltd (Hong Kong) (+0.85/+2.72%), Galaxy Entertainment Group Ltd (Hong Kong) (+0.60/+1.69%).

Active trading on the Heng Seng Hong Kong Index includes Bank of China Ltd , in intense trading, 275.59M shares to close up HK$4.47 (+0.45%), China Construction Bank Corp also in intense trading moved 162.79M shares remained constant at HDK$6.47 (+0.00%), Industrial and Commercial Bank of China in strong trading moved 143.35M shares to close down at HK$5.68.

Losers for the week include Li & Fung Ltd Ltd (Hong Kong) (-0.61/-7.60), China Resources Power Holdings Co Ltd (-0.62/-3.15%), Sino Land Co Ltd (-0.26/-2.21%), Ten Cent Holdings Ltd (-2.70/-1.86%).

Source: Bing Finance

 

Haute Tease

  • Oprah Winfrey Hosts SELMA and The Legends Who Paved The Way Special Screening and Gala

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    In attendance were director Ava DuVernay and SELMA cast including David Oyelowo, Carmen Ejogo, Common, Giovanni Ribisi, Martin Sheen, Tessa Thompson, Niecy Nash, Lorraine Toussaint, Omar Dorsey, Andre Holland, Henry Sanders, Wendell Pierce, Jeremy Strong, Andre Holland, Stephen Root, Corey Reynolds, Colman Domingo, Keith Stanfield, Trai Byers, producers Oprah Winfrey, Dede Gardner and Jeremy Kleiner.

     
  • THE INBETWEENERS Fan Appreciation Day Stop at Grauman’s Chinese Theater

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    Beginning with a fan appreciation day the cast of the hilarious UK hit THE INBETWEENERS, headed across the pond for an exclusive US engagement, are set to bring the party hard tour to Hollywood.

     
  • Alive and Kicking Review - A Mind Blowing Rush

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    Alive and Kicking, from Magnolia Pictures, presents a definitive documentary on Swing Dancing, a lost art that is experiencing revival, with men and women in every corner of the world suddenly dancing to music long forgotten.

     
  • Istanbul Airport Twin Blasts: 41 Dead; 239 Injured

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    Twin bomb blasts denoted at Istanbul Turkey’s Ataturk International airport after three suicide terrorists began firing shots into the crowded terminal killing 41 and injuring hundreds as the Islamic state terrorist organization has claimed responsibility.

     
  • Griffin’s Kiosk – A Secure Display Mount for iPad Use in Retail and Commercial Setting

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    Griffin Technology, one of the world’s foremost creators of innovations for everyday life, has announced the immediate availability of Kiosk, a secure display mount for all iPad models.

Crime

  • Guilty Verdict Long Overdue in Etan Patz Murder

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    A Manhattan jury deliberated nine days before it rendered a guilty verdict in the 40-year-old kidnapping and murder of eight-year-old Etan Patz who disappeared in 1979 as he walked to school in New York City.

     
  • Central Park Five Settles Decade Long Civil Suit

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    The Central Park Five, found guilty in a sham trial for the vicious sexual assault and attempted murder of a white investment banker jogging in Central Park in spring 1989, have settled a decade long civil suit, for $40 million, with New York City.

     
  • People Exclusive: Father of Teen Missing Since 2009 Whom FBI Has Declared Was Held Captive and Murdered: 'I'm Begging Anyone To Help Us Bring Her Home'

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    For seven long years, Chad and Dawn Drexel have waited for news about what happened to their 17-year-old daughter, Brittanee Drexel, who vanished during a spring break trip to Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, in 2009. 

     
  • Teen, Tortured and Shamed by Dad, Commits Suicide

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    Isabel Laxamana, a beautiful raven haired ‘tween, suffered the brutalities of bullying when her father believing discipline, including shaming, would stop any future poor social media choices chopped off her long hair on camera and uploaded the video.

     
  • Alpine High School Active Shooter Story Unfolds Differently; Officer Involved Shooting Wounds One

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    A freshman girl in West Texas committed suicide with a single self-inflicted gunshot this week after wounding a fellow female student at Alpine High School after the directed incident escalated resulting in an officer involved shooting of a fellow first responder.

Theatre, Music, Books

  • HL A&E Presents The Best Summer 2016 Music Festivals, by the Numbers

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    Every year, thousands of people flock to church. The devotees pray in flower crowns and straw hats, fringe-laden vests and neon body paint. They are the congregation of music lovers, gathering from many different corners of the world to worship at the summer’s many music festivals.  

  • Blue Man Group Review - Fresh, Fun, Loud and Messy

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    I had seen the famed Blue Man Group Las Vegas show before albeit more than a decade ago. Even so, I recently proceeded to secure tickets to see what has since become a Vegas entertainment staple. I wondered how, or if, this show had evolved so it would seem fresh and new the second time around.

     
  • San Diego Jazz Fest Features Traditional Jazz, Swing, Boogie Woogie, Rockabilly, Gospel, and Ragtime

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    San Diego, California, For Immedite Release - The San Diego Jazz Fest takes place November 26-November 30 and will feature over thirty bands and guest artists from across the U.S. playing for dancing and listening in seven venues.

     
  • The Orphan Keeper Review – Astounding, Inspirational, Remarkable

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    The Orphan Keeper, from Shadow Mountain Publishing, tells an epic story of a boy kidnapped from India, sold to an orphanage and adopted to the United States over 8,000 miles away and the miracle that would follow.

     
  • Hollywood Celebrates The 100th Anniversary of Tinseltown’s First Ever Feature Film

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    (HOLLYWOOD, CA., MEDIA ALERT)--- Colossal. Stupendous. Epic. These Hollywood adjectives became clichés long ago. When used to describe the films of Cecil B. DeMille, they are accurate. This producer-director captured a worldwide audience with The King of KingsThe Sign of the Cross, The Greatest Show on Earth; Samson and Delilah, and The Ten Commandments.