Raymond James lowered their target price on FedEx from $190.00 to $175.00 and set an outperform rating for the company in a research note on Wednesday, September 18th. Also, CFO William Metzger sold 4,111 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, October 29th. The shares were sold at an average price of $179.01, for a total value of $5,613,216.57.
It's urged United Kingdom shoppers who bought one of their machines between October 2014 and February 2018 to contact Whirlpool immediately to check if their appliance is affected. As Euro Weekly News understands, so far Whirlpool has refused to offer refunds for affected machines. Owners who bough a Hotpoint or Indesit appliance during that time are urged to contact Whirlpool to find out if they are affected.
The NASDAQ Composite let go of 2.5 points to 8,603.50. Overseas, the Stoxx Europe 600 index, which tracks companies across the continent and in the United Kingdom, gained 5.73 points, or 1.4%, to 417.75. Tech stocks have swung often in recent months with every hint of progress on the U.S. -China trade agreement, which was announced on Friday. Health care stocks also posted solid gains.
China would make similar tariff cuts, the officials said, but they gave no details. The world's two largest economies on Friday agreed to a " phase one" deal to end their months-long trade war. "And the fact that we have all of them together is great for agriculture", he said. As part of that deal, the Trump administration also scrapped a 15 percent import tariff intended for Beijing.
Huawei , a huge Chinese telecommunications company, has been trying to push its competitive 5G infrastructure and services to worldwide markets. The ambassador's comments come on the heels of growing resistance against Huawei among some lawmakers in German Chancellor Angela Merkel's governing coalition.
In Asia, Japan's Nikkei 225 index jumped 2.6 percent to 24,023.10 and Hong Kong's Hang Seng surged 2.6 percent to 27,687.76. The New Zealand dollar also jumped to NZ$0.6636 to reach the highest since July. While perceived safe havens like USA government bonds headed the other way. The gap between Irish and German 10-year government bond yields shrank to its smallest since January 2018.