Posts Tagged ‘Germany’

G20 calls for speedy eurozone package

France and Germany have less than a week to resolve key differences on a plan to end the debt crisis after finance ministers put the ball in their court View full post on UK Business Stories

Asian Stocks Advance as Greece Makes Progress to Secure Aid

Asian stocks advanced for a second day, with the regional benchmark index heading for its biggest two-day gain since December 2009, after Greece made progress in meeting requirements for more international aid and Germany vowed continued support for the country. View full post on Finance Stories

Brown-Forman Beats Profit Estimates In Q2, Raises Forecast

Kris Alingod – AHN News Contributor Louiseville, KY, United States (AHN) – Brown-Forman posted second quarter earnings on Thursday, beating profit estimates but falling short of expected revenue. The liquor maker raised its outlook for the full fiscal year. Net income for the period ended Oct. 31 rose 5 percent to $154 million, or $1.05 […]

Stock Market and Stock Exchange Basics – More Info To Help To Help You Master Stock Trading

Changes in stock prices aren’t entirely dictated by the health of the economy. A large part has to do with investor psychology and how it relates to changes in supply and demand.

China Pledges to Balance Trade as U.S. House Prepares Tariff Vote

Tom Ramstack – AHN News Correspondent Washington, D.C., United States (AHN) – The Chinese government announced Wednesday it would allow the value of its currency to rise one day before a vote in Congress on whether to penalize countries that undervalue their money. China will “further improve” its currency exchange rate and “increase the flexibility” […]

U.S. Looks Forward To Seeing Iraq As Stable A Democracy As South Korea

Tejinder Singh – AHN News Correspondent Washiington, D.C., United States (AHN) – The United States is looking forward to democratic institutions in Iraq making progress to the extent those have developed in South Korea according to the state department officials on Friday. Mark C. Toner, Acting Deputy State Department Spokesman responded to a question on […]

Joint Venture Builds Eco-friendly Steel Facility

Jeehan Fernandez – AHN News Writer Amory, MS, United States (AHN) – Steel Development Co. and Anshan Iron and Steel Group Corp. (Ansteel) fixed a joint venture operating agreement with partners from the United States, Italy, Japan, Germany and Canada to establish an ecologically-sound steel facility in Amory, Mississippi. The partnership plans to put up […]

Double Davis Cup blow for SA

The SA team have lost both their singles matches against Germany on the opening day of their Davis Cup clash. View full post on Finance Stories

Stock Market Indices and the Stock Exchange

The stock exchange is a development of the old market place. Stocks are traded on it. All listed stocks with their values generate a stock market index number. Its a number that denotes the financial health of the company. Stock indices all over the world generate numbers and are a bench mark for investments.