Posts Tagged ‘interest’

Germany says Greek debt hit ‘unavoidable’

One of Angela Merkel’s key economic allies has opened the door to an agreement on Greece’s debt crisis by saying it is “unavoidable” that investors in the country’s ballooning debt will have to forfeit some repayments and interest. View full post on UK Business Stories

New York markets slip

Stock indexes fall in early trading Monday after China moves to raise interest rates to combat rising inflation. View full post on Canada Business Stories

Sources: Angels Likely To Land Free Agent Outfielder Crawford

Kareem Shaker – AHN Sports Reporter Lake Buena Vista, FL, United States (AHN) – After being courted by the Yankees, Red Sox, and other teams, several sources claimed top free agent outfielder Carl Crawford is close to signing with the Los Angeles Angels. The general consensus around this week’s Winter Meetings among players and executives […]

Irish Prime Minister Says Budget Plans Are Already in Place

Prime Minister Brian Cowen also said current interest rates for Irish debt were “prohibitive,” and the country could not borrow more on financial markets. View full post on Business Stories

Commodities Prices Fall On Chinese Interest Rates Fears

Linda Young – AHN News Writer New York, NY, United States (AHN) – Commodities prices for precious metals, oil and agricultural raw materials took the hardest fall in 18 months on news that China might take steps to avert inflation. Prices of commodities futures fell by up to 3.8 percent on news that China’s central […]

Interest boosts Yes Bank profit by 58% to R176 cr

Led by robust growth in interest income, Yes Bank today reported a 58 per cent rise in net profit at R176 crore during the second quarter ended September 2010, against Rs 112 crore in the year-ago period. View full post on Business Stories

House of Fraser asks Lloyds to raise stake

Taxpayers could end up owning an increased interest in the British retail giant House of Fraser after the store asked Lloyds Banking Group to increase its shareholding in the group as part of a complex property deal. View full post on UK Business Stories

Penny Stock Screener – Picking the Right Penny Stocks

Like other stocks, choosing the right penny stock, the one that will make you money, is typically more difficult than selecting more expensive stocks because of the absence of internet information and expertise about penny stocks. With renewed interest in penny stocks, new websites are starting to use the tools of the trade and apply them to penny stocks.