Archive for the ‘Stock Markets’ Category

Diana reports financial results for Q1 ended 31 March 2019

Diana reports financial results for Q1 ended 31 March 2019
Diana reports financial results for Q1 ended 31 March 2019 DIANA SHIPPING INC. REPORTS FINANCIAL RESULTS  FOR THE FIRST QUARTER ENDED MARCH 31, 2019 ATHENS, GREECE, May 9, 2019 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk...
May 9th, 2019 | Accountancy, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Shipmanagement, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, 9 May, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, 9 May, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, 9 May, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:  Asian equity markets traded around eight-week lows on Thursday on the back of heightened uncertainty over the outcome of the US/China trade negotiations....
May 9th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

The Oslo Stock Exchange imposes a violation charge on Element ASA

The Oslo Stock Exchange imposes a violation charge on Element ASA
The Oslo Stock Exchange imposes a violation charge on Element ASA 09/05/2019 On 9 May 2019, the Oslo Stock Exchange resolved to impose a violation charge on Element ASA of NOK 586,200 for breach of the duty to disclose inside information.   The Oslo Stock Exchange has passed the following resolution: “For...
May 9th, 2019 | Corruption, Stock Markets | Read More

Changes to the composition of the Oslo Børs Benchmark Index

Changes to the composition of the Oslo Børs Benchmark Index
Changes to the composition of the Oslo Børs Benchmark Index 09/05/2019 Oslo Børs has revised the composition of the Benchmark Index (OSEBX). The number of companies included in the index will be 68.  The Benchmark Index is intended to be an investable index that comprises a representative selection...
May 9th, 2019 | Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

The BDI @940: volatility knocks …yet again!

The BDI @940: volatility knocks …yet again!
The BDI @940: volatility knocks …yet again! Strange “developments” with ups and downs for both the Dry and Wet Markets. Geopolitics hotting-up. John Faraclas brief recap: The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained four points thanks mainly to the volatile Capes’ BCI which clinched forty points and now...
May 8th, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Ports & Terminals, Reports, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 8 May, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 8 May, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 8 May, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:   Taking their cue from Wall Street’s losses overnight, Asian bourses lost ground in today’s session and European equity markets opened lower, amid...
May 8th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

The Markets: Dirty Capes have it; Geopolitics more than perplexed and Seatrade Awards spectacular change the mood!

The Markets: Dirty Capes have it; Geopolitics more than perplexed and Seatrade Awards spectacular change the mood!
John Faraclas The Markets: Dirty Capes have it; Geopolitics more than perplexed and Seatrade Awards spectacular change the mood! The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) fell 49 points – same more or less fall with last Friday’s the 3rd of May when it fall 47 points, and now stands at 936… The geopolitical uncertainty...
May 7th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Associations, Awards, Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Markets, Military, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Oslo Børs: Monthly Statistics April 2019

Oslo Børs: Monthly Statistics April 2019
Oslo Børs: Monthly Statistics April 2019 07/05/2019 The monthly statistics report for the Oslo Børs equity markets is published. The report includes information about listed shares on Oslo Børs, Oslo Axess and Merkur Market for the month of April 2019. The monthly report for the equity markets...
May 7th, 2019 | Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, 7 May, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, 7 May, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, 7 May, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:   Asian equity markets recovered part of Monday’s losses in today‘s session, but European bourses opened lower amid renewed uncertainty over the outcome...
May 7th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, 6 May, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, 6 May, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, 6 May, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:   US President Donald Trump increased pressure on China on Sunday to reach a trade deal, threatening to raise tariffs on $200bn worth of Chinese imports...
May 6th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Markets: volatility rules the day

Markets: volatility rules the day
John Faraclas Markets: volatility rules the day Unprecedented ups and sudden downs brings the BDI to a triple digit level following the Capes’ “euphoria”. Geopolitics might turn, as we have warned you in writing, sour. John Faraclas’ daily and weekly recap: The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) was down...
May 3rd, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Military, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, 3 May, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, 3 May, 2019)
.ce Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, 3 May, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:   Asian bourses stayed within tight ranges today amid thin holiday trade while investors await the release of the April’s  US employment situation...
May 3rd, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Unsustainable markets?

Unsustainable markets?
John Faraclas Unsustainable markets? The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) clinched just a point and now reads 1,032. Geopolitics still messy. John Faraclas brief daily recap: The Capes’ surge was “halted” as the Dry Markets most volatile index gained 31 points and now stands at 1,420. We say “halted”...
May 2nd, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Exhibitions, Markets, Reports, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

Diana fixes panamax “Arethusa” on period with AUSCA

Diana fixes panamax “Arethusa” on period with AUSCA
DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES TIME CHARTER  CONTRACT FOR M/V ARETHUSA WITH AUSCA  ATHENS, GREECE, May 2, 2019 – 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...
May 2nd, 2019 | Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Markets, News, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, 2 May, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, 2 May, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, 2 May, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:   As expected, the Fed left the target range for the federal funds rate at 2.25-2.50% at this week’s two-day monetary policy meeting, which concluded...
May 2nd, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Capes’ Market mirage amid growing Geopolitical mess

Capes’ Market mirage amid growing Geopolitical mess
John Faraclas Capes’ Market mirage amid growing Geopolitical mess The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) was up 20 points at 1,031 “thanks” to the unprecedented Capes’ surge. The Geopolitical situation contains to many dangerous issue which will soon prove detrimental for all; John Faraclas’ May Day Mayday...
May 1st, 2019 | BIMCO, Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, International Chamber of Shipping, Markets, Military, News, Reports, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Håvard S. Abrahamsen has taken up the role as the new President and CEO of Oslo Børs and Oslo Børs VPS Holding.

Håvard S. Abrahamsen has taken up the role as the new President and CEO of Oslo Børs and Oslo Børs VPS Holding.
Håvard S. Abrahamsen Håvard S. Abrahamsen has taken up the role as the new President and CEO of Oslo Børs and Oslo Børs VPS Holding. Håvard S. Abrahamsen joins the group from his position as a partner at PwC. He has been a partner at PwC since 2002, and he was Managing Director of PwC Norway...
April 29th, 2019 | Company Profiles, News, Person Profiles, Stock Markets | Read More

A Capes “dominated” market… amid an imminent geopolitical episode

A Capes “dominated” market… amid an imminent geopolitical episode
John Faraclas Without Prejudice A Capes “dominated” market… amid an imminent geopolitical episode The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) ended up 20 points at 889 amid turbulent Geopolitics in this second pre-Easter week. John Faraclas daily, weekly and fortnight recaps: The BDI was also 99 points better...
April 26th, 2019 | Banking, Chartering, Comment, Dry Bulkcarriers, Energy, Environment, Finance, Insight, Markets, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Religion, Reports, Sanctions, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

The BDI@869; not too much steam…

The BDI@869; not too much steam…
John Faraclas The BDI@869; not too much steam… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) despite gains remains a perplexed enigma given that we cannot verify- at least for the time being a sustainable future… Geopolitics becoming crucial given the presence of US Navy’s powerful force – two aircraft carriers...
April 25th, 2019 | Chartering, Corruption, Dry Bulkcarriers, Insight, Markets, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Ports & Terminals, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, 25 April, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, 25 April, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, 25 April, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:  The majority of Asian equity markets traded in the red on Thursday, after a sharp deterioration in German and South Korean economic data regenerated...
April 25th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 24 April, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 24 April, 2019)
Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 24 April, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:  Wall Street surged to new record highs overnight following favorable Q1 earnings’ reports. Nevertheless, major Asian equity markets traded in the...
April 24th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

The BDI@821: towards a Market “Resurrection”?

The BDI@821: towards a Market “Resurrection”?
John Faraclas The BDI@821: towards a Market “Resurrection”? The BDI (Baltic dry Index) gained 31 points earlier on today thanks, mainly, to the Capes; Geopolitics still perplexed and worrying in all fronts. John Faraclas’ brief post Easter recap: The Capes’ BCI was up82 points and now stands...
April 23rd, 2019 | Chartering, Energy, Markets, Reports, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, 23 April, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, 23 April, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, 23 April, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:   Following light volumes in Wall Street overnight, Asian equity indices advanced marginally on Tuesday with many markets reopening after the Easter...
April 23rd, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Oil Industry, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, 22 April, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, 22 April, 2019)
Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, 22 April, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:   Oil prices surged earlier today on press reports conveying that, as of 2 May, the US will no longer grant sanctions waivers to any country that is currently...
April 22nd, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Oil Industry, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, 19 April, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, 19 April, 2019)
Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, 19 April, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:  Eurozone government yields posted their biggest one-day decline in three weeks yesterday after Euro area April flash PMIs disappointed, suggesting that...
April 19th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More