Hedge funds have discounted the fact oil prices are already under than $50 per barrel and reassurances from OPEC ministers that global oil stocks will draw in the second half of the year. The problem is that OPEC's reduced production is being undermined by rising production by United States oil companies. "The U.S. oil rig count continued to rise, up by 6 last week".
Police released a roughly 4-minute audio recording of the officers initially discussing "a safety caution" about the address and a previous encounter with the woman before they reached her fourth-floor apartment in Seattle's Sand Point neighborhood.
Neither team scored until former Predator Patric Hornqvist beat Pekka Rinne (PEH'-kuh REE'-nay) from a bad angle with 1:35 remaining. An empty-net goal in the final seconds ended any last-ditch hopes of the Predators and their fans.
Amazon and Whole Foods Market, Inc. announced Friday morning that Amazon will buy Whole Foods for roughly $13.7 billion. Armed with giant warehouses, shopper data, the latest technology and almost endless funds - and now with Whole Foods' hundreds of physical stores - Amazon is set to reshape a US$800 billion grocery market that is already changing rapidly.
LDRs are created when the amount of loans taken is divided by the total money deposited into the bank. The ideal for any bank is around 80%, and it means the bank is not only making money, but also has the ability to react to last minute problems and needs.
Weighing on Treasury yields and bolstering bond prices, the tepid inflation numbers outweighed traders' concerns over the Fed's announced quarter-point rate hike and plans to reduce its balance sheet this year. It would start implementing those policies this year, assuming economic growth continues. Offshore one-year non-deliverable forwards contracts (NDFs), considered the best available proxy for forward-looking market expectations of the yuan's value, traded at 6.958, 2.48 percent ...