Archive for the ‘Stock Markets’ Category

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, December 11, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, December 11, 2017)
Dr. Platon , Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: While November US payrolls surprised to the upside, data on wages were somewhat disappointing. However, on the back of an ongoing improvement...
December 11th, 2017 | Banking, Finance, Markets, News, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, December 08, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, December 08, 2017)
Dr. Platon , Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The USD extended its recent gains against the majority of its currency peers amid increased optimism that tax reform legislation could become law...
December 8th, 2017 | Banking, Finance, Markets, News, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Diana Shipping announces period t/c for caper “Boston”

Diana Shipping announces period t/c  for caper “Boston”
Diana Shipping Inc. Announces Time Charter Contract for m/v Boston ATHENS, GREECE, December 7, 2017 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary,...
December 7th, 2017 | Chartering, Fixtures, Markets, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, December 7, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, December 7, 2017)
Dr. Platon , Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: German Bund yields were lower in European trade amid mounting political uncertainty over the potential formation of a new grand coalition...
December 7th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, December 6, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, December 6, 2017)
Dr. Platon , Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GREECE: According to press reports, the staff level agreement between Greece and the institutions incorporates, among others, the privatisations that...
December 6th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, December 05, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, December 05, 2017)
Dr. Platon , Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The RBA left the official cash rate unchanged at a record-low of 1.50% at its monetary policy meeting that concluded earlier today, in line with...
December 5th, 2017 | Banking, Finance, Markets, News, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Amendments to the Member and Trading Rules for Oslo Børs, Oslo Axess and Merkur Market

Amendments to the Member and Trading Rules for Oslo Børs, Oslo Axess and Merkur Market
Amendments to the Member and Trading Rules for Oslo Børs, Oslo Axess and Merkur Market For: Members of Oslo Børs, Oslo Axess and Merkur Market Date: 01/12/2017 Circular 4/2017 All circulars from Oslo Børs
December 1st, 2017 | Markets, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Changes to fees for the primary market on Oslo Børs, Oslo Axess, Merkur Market and Nordic ABM

Changes to fees for the primary market on Oslo Børs, Oslo Axess, Merkur Market and Nordic ABM
Changes to fees for the primary market on Oslo Børs, Oslo Axess, Merkur Market and Nordic ABM For: Issuers of securities listed on Oslo Børs, Oslo Axess, Merkur Market or Nordic ABM Date: 01/12/2017 Circular 3/2017 All circulars from Oslo Børs
December 1st, 2017 | Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, December 01, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, December 01, 2017)
Dr. Platon , Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The US Senate is likely to vote on its version of the tax reform bill today, initially planned for Thursday, as Republicans are still...
December 1st, 2017 | Banking, Finance, Markets, News, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, November 30, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, November 30, 2017)
Dr. Platon , Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: US Q3 GDP was revised upwards by three-tenths to 3.3% saar, the highest in three years mainly supported by a more positive assessment...
November 30th, 2017 | Banking, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, November 28, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, November 28, 2017)
Dr. Platon , Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The US Senate’s Banking Committee will hold today the confirmation hearing for Jerome Powell’s nomination to be the next Chair of...
November 28th, 2017 | Banking, Finance, Markets, News, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

The BDI@1,477: Dry Volatility continues… Wets: another enigma…

The BDI@1,477: Dry Volatility continues… Wets: another enigma…
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) closed earlier on today at 1,477 points, up 19… The Geopolitical situation remind us of a Yellowstone situ…. WISTA-Hellas’ Annual Forum at the Athenaeum InterContinental more than a great success, as did the Chios Village Ladies’ Friends at their annual...
November 27th, 2017 | Academia, Alternative Sources of Energy, Associations, Banking, Charity, Chartering, Climate, Clubs, Communication, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Consumers Market, Containers, Corporate Social Responsibility, Cruise Ferry, Dry Bulkcarriers, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Events, Fashion, Film Industry, HR, Immigration, Jewelry, Maritime Education and Training, Markets, News, Oceanology, Oil Spill, People and Places, Pollution, Press and Media, Reports, Safety and Security, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Ship Finance, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, November 27, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, November 27, 2017)
Dr. Platon , Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The EUR retained a firm tone in European trade on Monday supported by increased optimism over the prospects of the euro area economy...
November 27th, 2017 | Banking, Finance, Markets, News, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Diana fixes Caper m/v Norfolk with Swissmarine for two years

Diana fixes Caper m/v Norfolk with Swissmarine for two years
ATHENS, GREECE, November 24, 2017 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary, it has entered into a time charter contract with SwissMarine Services...
November 24th, 2017 | Chartering, Company Profiles, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Markets, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, November 24, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, November 24, 2017)
Dr. Platon , Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: In reaction to firmer than expected euro area November flash PMIs and the likelihood the APP programme to not be extended beyond September...
November 24th, 2017 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, November 23, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, November 23, 2017)
Dr. Platon , Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The USD was under pressure while US government bonds were firmer in European trade on Thursday following the release of the FOMC minutes...
November 23rd, 2017 | Banking, Finance, Markets, News, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Stealthgas Inc., reports 9 months 2017 Financial and Operating results

Stealthgas Inc., reports 9 months 2017 Financial and Operating results
Harry Vafias ATHENS, GREECE, November 22, 2017. STEALTHGAS INC. (NASDAQ: GASS), a ship-owning company primarily serving the liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) sector of the international shipping industry, announced today its unaudited financial and operating results for the third quarter ended September...
November 22nd, 2017 | Accountancy, Company Profiles, LPG, Shipmanagement, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, November 22, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, November 22, 2017)
Dr. Platon , Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GREECE: The 2018 State Budget that was submitted yesterday to Parliament foresees GDP growth of +1.6% for 2017 and +2.5% for 2018, in alignment with...
November 22nd, 2017 | Banking, Finance, Markets, News, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Despite BDI’s plus symbol the Markets are uncertain

Despite BDI’s plus symbol the Markets are uncertain
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index)  gained 11 points earlier on today and now stands at 1,396 – about to go, hopefully, over and above the 1,400 threshold and give some hope to interested parties… The Geopolitics are turning once again sour. John Faraclas’ Market briefing: The Capers managed...
November 21st, 2017 | News, Reports, Shipping Indices, Short-sea shipping, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Diana reports financial results for Q3 and nine months ended September 30, 2017

Diana reports financial results for Q3 and nine months ended September 30, 2017
Diana Shipping Inc. Reports Financial Results for the Third Quarter and Nine Months Ended September 30, 2017 ATHENS, GREECE, November 21, 2017 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today reported a net loss...
November 21st, 2017 | Accountancy, Company Profiles, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Reports, Shipmanagement, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, November 21, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, November 21, 2017)
Dr. Platon , Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Increased political uncertainty in Germany keeps the EUR under pressure with the EUR/USD hovering around 1.1730/35 in European trade...
November 21st, 2017 | Banking, Finance, Markets, News, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Uncertainty for both Dry and Wet Markets

Uncertainty for both Dry and Wet Markets
John Faraclas The BDI ended up earlier on today at 1,385 points – plus 14 since last Friday’s 1,371 points, thanks mainly to the Capers and to a lesser extent the Supras… The Geopolitics still in limbo. John Faraclas’ brief market note: The Capers’ BCI was up 61 points at 3,214...
November 20th, 2017 | Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Markets, News, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, November 20, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, November 20, 2017)
Dr. Platon , Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GREECE: According to press reports, in spite of the significant number of prior actions that are still pending, a staff level agreement for the 3rd programme...
November 20th, 2017 | Banking, Finance, Markets, News, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Oslo Børs: Merkur Market companies nominated for awards in Brussels

Oslo Børs: Merkur Market companies nominated for awards in Brussels
Merkur Market companies nominated for awards in Brussels 20/11/2017 Companies listed with Oslo Børs have been nominated in three of the four categories of the European Commission’s European Small and Mid-Cap Awards, which are awarded to European companies that have recently listed on a stock exchange. ...
November 20th, 2017 | Awards, Markets, News, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Diana Containerships Inc. reports Financial Results for Q3 and Nine Months ended September 30, 2017

Diana Containerships Inc. reports Financial Results for Q3 and Nine Months ended September 30, 2017
ATHENS, GREECE, November 17, 2017 – Diana Containerships Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of containerships, today reported a net loss of $8.7 million for the third quarter of 2017, compared to a net loss of $126.8 million for the same...
November 17th, 2017 | Accountancy, Company Profiles, Container shipping, News, Reports, Shipmanagement, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More