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Dry Market bounces back… but Geopolitics might spoil the broth.

Dry Market bounces back… but Geopolitics might spoil the broth.
John Faraclas Dry Market bounces back… but Geopolitics might spoil the broth.. The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained 28 points and now stands at 1,748; on a weekly basis though same was down 4o points – from 1,788… Geopolitics continue to cause headaches and ultra CAUTION should be observed. John Faraclas’...
August 9th, 2019 | Art and auctions, Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Military, News, Paintings and Sculpture, Politics and Government, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday, 9 August 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday, 9 August 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday, 9 August 2019) HIGHLIGHTS August 9, 2019 Global markets Shrugging off Wall Street’s rally overnight, the majority of global equity indices traded in the red on Friday, as the White House is reportedly delaying a decision about licenses for US firms to restart...
August 9th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Surprise surprise the BDI is on the up…

Surprise surprise the BDI is on the up…
John Faraclas Surprise surprise the BDI is on the up The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) ended up eight point higher since yesterday and now stands at 1,720 points. Geopolitics as usual enigmatically perplexed might produce explosive situations from which Humanity will be greatly affected and conversely Shipping;...
August 8th, 2019 | Bribery and Corruption, Chartering, Comment, Corruption, Environment, Immigration, Insight, Markets, Military, News, Reports, Sanctions, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday, 8 August 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday, 8 August 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday, 8 August 2019) HIGHLIGHTS August 8, 2019 Global markets Global equity markets traded in the black on Thursday as PBoC’s stronger-than-expected daily fixing of its currency, as well as a Chinese article stating that “insiders on both sides expect September’s...
August 8th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Capes’ triple-digit fall continues; geopolitics sour…

Capes’ triple-digit fall continues; geopolitics sour…
John Faraclas Capes’ triple-digit fall continues; geopolitics sour… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) was down 22 points earlier on today and now stands at 1,712; Geopolitics getting sour all over Planet Ocean. John Faraclas’ brief daily recap: The Capes’ BCI might go below the 3,000 points if the daily...
August 7th, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Markets, News, Reports, Shipping Indices, Sports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday, 7 August 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday, 7 August 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS August 7, 2019 Global markets Wall Street rebounded overnight with S&P 500 closing +1.30% higher, following comments from President Trump’s economic advisor Larry Kudlow that the US administration is planning to host a Chinese delegation for trade negotiations...
August 7th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Oslo Børs: Monthly Statistics July 2019

Oslo Børs: Monthly Statistics July 2019
Oslo Børs: Monthly Statistics July 2019 06/08/2019 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 July 2019. The monthly report for the equity markets includes...
August 6th, 2019 | News, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday, 6 August 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday, 6 August 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday, 6 August 2019)  HIGHLIGHTS August 6, 2019 Global markets Following the negative performance on Wall Street overnight, with US equity indices recording their worst day of the year, Asian stocks extended recent losses on Tuesday after the US Treasury designated...
August 6th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

“Orderly” fall for the BDI; tsunami to follow perplexed geopolitics

“Orderly” fall for the BDI; tsunami to follow perplexed geopolitics
John Faraclas “Orderly” fall for the BDI; tsunami to follow perplexed geopolitics The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost 14 points and now stands at 1,774; the geopolitical situation has never been so tense and everything can be expected. John Faraclas daily recap: The Capes were down 12 points and the...
August 5th, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, European Union, Insight, Markets, Military, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Performance Shipping announces delivery of Aframax tanker “Blue Moon”

Performance Shipping announces delivery of Aframax tanker “Blue Moon”
.. Performance Shipping announces delivery of Aframax tanker “Blue Moon” ATHENS, GREECE, August 5, 2019 – Performance Shipping Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of vessels, today announced that, through a separate wholly-owned...
August 5th, 2019 | Markets, News, Oil Industry, Sales and Purchases, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

Global & Regional Daily (Monday, 5 August 2019)

Global & Regional Daily (Monday, 5 August 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS August 5, 2019 Global markets Asian equity indices suffered their steepest daily drop in 10 months on Monday morning, as concerns escalated about the U.S.-China trade war. Japan’s Nikkei index lost 1.74% of its value ending at 20,720.29 the lowest level since...
August 5th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

The Markets, the Bottom Line: the BDI down to 1,788 points.-

The Markets, the Bottom Line: the BDI down to 1,788 points.-
John Faraclas The Markets, the Bottom Line: the BDI down to 1,788 points.- Whatever you see, read, hear or imagine one thing is for sure: the BDI (Baltic Dry Index) is down 24 points today and 149 since last week’s closing of 1,937. Geopolitics in complete jeopardy; John Faraclas’ daily and weekly...
August 2nd, 2019 | Chartering, Comment, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, News, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Global & Regional Daily (Friday, 2 August 2019)

Global & Regional Daily (Friday, 2 August 2019)
. Global & Regional Daily (Friday, 2 August 2019) HIGHLIGHTS August 2, 2019 Global markets Global equity indices traded lower on Friday, with investors moving into safe-haven assets, following US President Trump’s announcement that he will implement new tariffs of 10% on the remaining $300bn of...
August 2nd, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

The BDI down – yet again @1,868: a midsummer’s tempest…?

The BDI down – yet again @1,868: a midsummer’s tempest…?
John Faraclas The BDI down – yet again @1,868: a midsummer’s tempest…? The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost 31 points earlier on today and now stands at 1,868… The Geopolitics continue not just to be enigmatically perplexed or getting worse, the will soon produce simultaneously too many issues detrimental...
July 31st, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, News, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Tenders | Read More

Diana announces final results of self tender offer for shares of common stock

Diana announces final results of self tender offer for shares of common stock
DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES FINAL RESULTS OF SELF TENDER OFFER FOR SHARES OF COMMON STOCK ATHENS, GREECE, July 31, 2019 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX) (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced the final results of its...
July 31st, 2019 | Company Profiles, Dry Bulkcarriers, Stock Markets, Tenders | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 31 July, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 31 July, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 31 July, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The majority of global equity markets traded in the red on Wednesday, following President Donald Trump’s complaints that China has not been “coming...
July 31st, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

The BDI down @1,899 whilst …Planet Ocean isn’t ready for the big freeze…

The BDI down @1,899 whilst …Planet Ocean isn’t ready for the big freeze…
John Faraclas The BDI down @1,899 whilst Planet Ocean isn’t ready for the big freeze… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost 23 points earlier on today thanks mainly to the panamaxes’ fall. Geopolitics getting sour in all fronts; John Faraclas daily recap: The BDI also lost the 1,900 threshold and let’s...
July 30th, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Diana reports financial results for Q2 and six months ended 30 June 2019

Diana reports financial results for Q2 and six months ended 30 June 2019
DIANA SHIPPING INC. REPORTS FINANCIAL RESULTS  FOR THE second quarter AND six months ended June 30, 2019  ATHENS, GREECE, July 30, 2019 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today reported a net loss of...
July 30th, 2019 | Accountancy, Company Profiles, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, News, Reports, Shipmanagement, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, 30 July, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, 30 July, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, 30 July, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The majority of Asian equity markets traded in the black on Tuesday, with Japan’s Nikkei 225 Index advancing 0.4% and showing limited reaction to the...
July 30th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Performance Shipping Inc., reports financial results for the second quarter and six months ended June 30, 2019

Performance Shipping Inc., reports financial results for the second quarter and six months ended June 30, 2019
PERFORMANCE SHIPPING INC. REPORTS FINANCIAL RESULTS  FOR THE SECOND QUARTER AND SIX MONTHS ENDED JUNE 30, 2019 ATHENS, GREECE, July 29, 2019 – Performance Shipping Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of vessels, today reported a net loss...
July 29th, 2019 | Accountancy, Company Profiles, Container shipping, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, 29 July, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, 29 July, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, 29 July, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:   Asian equity indices started the week on a soft note, with the Hang Seng and Kospi indices reporting heavy losses on Hong Kong’s continued local protests...
July 29th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

What a week that was: Turbulent markets and perplexed geopolitics

What a week that was: Turbulent markets and perplexed geopolitics
John Faraclas What a week that was: Turbulent markets and perplexed geopolitics The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) fell ten points earlier on today and now stands at 1,937; it also fell 233 points since last week’s 2,170!!! That was a fall thanks to the Capes’ “performance”! The Geopolitical aspects...
July 26th, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Military, News, Reports, Sanctions, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Diana announces preliminary results of self tender offer for shares of common stock

Diana announces preliminary results of self tender offer  for shares of common stock
.. DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES PRELIMINARY RESULTS OF SELF TENDER OFFER FOR SHARES OF COMMON STOCK ATHENS, GREECE, July 26, 2019 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX) (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced the preliminary...
July 26th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Dry Bulkcarriers, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tenders | Read More

Diana sells panamax “Nirefs”

Diana sells panamax “Nirefs”
DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES THE SALE  OF A PANAMAX DRY BULK VESSEL, THE M/V NIREFS ATHENS, GREECE, July 26, 2019 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that it has signed, through a separate...
July 26th, 2019 | News, Sales and Purchases, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, 26 April, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, 26 April, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, 26 April, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:   In the monetary policy meeting yesterday, the ECB left its monetary policy unchanged, disappointing those who were positioned for lower interest rates...
July 26th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More