Posts Tagged ‘commodity prices’

Resources stocks damp mood in Asia

Asian shares fluctuated as resources stocks fell on lower commodity prices, while Japanese utility shares remained under pressure with Tokyo struggling to contain the nuclear crisis in Fukushima View full post on UK Business Stories

Pepsi says rising prices will cut into its 2011 profits

Linda Young – AHN News Writer New York, NY, United States (AHN) – Pepsi said Friday that it expects rising commodity prices to cut into its 2011 profits. Company officials said the prices of the commodities it uses in its products could increase this year by as much as 9.5 percent or $1.6 billion over […]

Midwest farmland value on the rise

Farmland values have reached all-time highs in Iowa as growing global demand for America’s agriculture products have helped to push commodity prices to levels farmers can smile about, agriculture expe View full post on Business Stories

Stocks Climb As Dollar Weakens

Windsor Genova – AHN News News Writer New York, NY, United States (AHN) – U.S. stocks sharply fell early in the session on Wednesday before closing higher amid the weakening of the dollar. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 10 points or 0.1 percent to 11,357. The Standard & Poor’s 500 Index added 3 points […]

China Stocks On Six-Month High On Profits, Commodities

Lawrence Mijares – AHN News Contributor Shanghai, China (AHN) – The Shanghai Composite Index advanced 76.38, or 2.6 percent, to 3,051.42 at the 3 p.m. close, the highest since April 16. The increase in profit is due to the continuous weakening of the U.S. dollar and rising commodity prices due to increased consumer demand where […]

Best Home Based Business – Day Trading

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