Sep 22 2017
PNC shares touched a record $133.69 before closing at $133, up 1.3 percent.
A third successive record on Wall Street, fanned by speculation about Trump's economic agenda, was not enough to induce much buying in the region as dealers cashed in recent gains. The central bank is widely expected to keep its benchmark lending rate unchanged at -0.1 percent.
Spanish government bonds moved roughly in line with peers, having underperformed on Wednesday after Spanish police raided Catalan government offices and arrested officials on Wednesday to halt a banned referendum on independence.
While a September interest rate increase is not expected, investors will closely study Yellen's views on inflation. USA central bankers are counting on steady growth and low unemployment to raise inflation closer to their goal, which would support their policy of gradual tightening through interest-rate increases and a reversal of quantitative easing.
"At least over the near term, probably between now and the end of October, the market is at risk", he said.
The two-year swap rate was unchanged at 2.24 percent while 10-year swaps rose 2 basis points to 3.27 percent.
Industrial companies, including airlines, led the gainers Wednesday. India's Sensex gained 0.6 percent to 32,472.62. Bank of America rose 1.4 percent.
At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥111.39-39, down from ¥111.70-70 at the same time Tuesday. The euro strengthened to $1.2015 from $1.1996.
Among the best performers, Mitsubishi Estate and Mitsui Fudosan are rising more than 5 percent each, while JGC Corp.is advancing more than 4 percent.
Cereal maker General Mills was also down 8 percent after reporting a disappointing quarter.
On the commodities front, the iron ore price has slipped over 1.5 per cent, while the oil price marginally fell. Johnson Controls rose 3 percent and American Airlines rose 2.3 percent. The strong economy and loose financial conditions also gives the central bank confidence that the market will be able to handle the extra bond issuance. Yellen said the Fed expects inflation to gradually rise to 2 percent, while acknowledging that policymakers do not always understand what moves prices and wages. The report from the National Association of Realtors pulled down homebuilder shares.
Gold miners are also weak after gold prices fell overnight.
According to a senior White House official, Trump is expected to address North Korea, and air his frequent grievance that the U.S. is shouldering too much of the financial and military burden as a global leader, reported Dow Jones Newswire. Brent crude, used to price global oils, gained $1.15, or 2.1 percent, to $56.29 a barrel in London.
-The MSCI Emerging Market index was little changed.
-Gold futures dropped 0.5 percent to $1,304.30 an ounce. Spot silver lost 1.6% to trade at $16.85/oz.
Sep 21 2017
Nasal spray flu vaccine programme for children in Wales to be expanded
After getting the vaccine , it will take about two weeks for antibodies to develop in your body that will protect against the flu. It might still officially be summer, but healthcare professionals are already anxious about the flu.
Sep 21 2017
Treasury yields jump, global stocks dip after Fed statement
ASIA'S DAY: Japan's Nikkei 225 added 0.1 percent to 20,310.46 and South Korea's Kospi edged down 0.2 percent to 2,412.20. The major US stock indexes closed mostly higher Wednesday, led by gains among banks as bond yields rose.
Sep 20 2017
Bangladesh govt keeping vigil on Rohingya refugees: Bangla PM
A group of eminent jurists were present in court yesterday to appear for the Rohingya refugees and against their deportation. Dhaka , in turn, regards the desperate refugees as Myanmarese and harshly pushes them back.
Sep 20 2017
Mayor Krewson: Officers' 'we own the streets' chant 'inflammatory'
Bruce Franks, a protest organizer, said making the entire community uncomfortable is an important part of the demonstrations. According to CNN , more than 80 people were arrested during the night's demonstrations, while multiple weapons were seized.
Sep 20 2017
Google Pixelbook and Pixelbook Pen revealed in images
Going by the new images, Pixel 2 smartphones are expected to continue with the duo-tone rear panel, and metal unibody design. The rumor suggests that it will look much like the previous Chromebook Pixel , and come in 128GB, 256GB and 512GB flavors.
Sep 19 2017
Luiz should have had a free kick before red card - Conte
But those fans that had held marches against the manager decided that this season they would get behind the Frenchman. Indeed, both failed to complete 90 minutes, although there were mitigating circumstances with both substitutions.
Sep 19 2017
DACA rally set for Tuesday at city hall
This month, she told the Reading Eagle's Anthony Orozco, "I'm mostly disappointed because there are so many kids like me". They need to finally do something that puts everyone on the path to legalization and they - we - need to do it right.
Sep 19 2017
'Abuses' against Rohingya Muslims must end, Boris Johnson tells Burma
The British Foreign Secretary said he was encouraged by the discussion and participation of the senior Burmese officials. Ministers from Bangladesh, Indonesia, Turkey, Australia, Canada, Sweden and Denmark also participated.
Sep 18 2017
Google fast-tracks payments initiative with launch of UPI-based Tez
After downloading the application from App Store and Play Store , you'll need to add your mobile number for OTP verification. The software links directly to bank accounts, so there's no hassle of topping up a virtual wallet or creating a new account.
Sep 18 2017
Sean Spicer makes a surprise appearance at the Emmys
I assumed he's black since he's so comfortable using the N-word. Trump wasn't the only one to incur Colbert's comedic wrath. Might as well watch to see who comes out on top.
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