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Cocoa Futures Hit One Year Low As Pandemic Wrecks Global Consumption  

Cocoa Futures Hit One Year Low As Pandemic Wrecks Global Consumption   Tyler Durden Tue, 06/30/2020 - 23:45 ICE Europe cocoa futures plunged to one year low on Monday following demand concerns .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 1st, 2020

Futures Movers: Oil futures slip as coronavirus cases rise globally on Monday but BofA lifts crude price outlook

Oil futures on Monday head lower amid rising cases of the COVID-19 pandemic, but the improved outlook for long-term global demand has sparked one major investment bank to raise price targets for the commodity for this year and the next two years......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 22nd, 2020

U.S. oil plunges to 18-year low as lockdowns trigger market meltdown

Oil prices plunged on Wednesday, with U.S. crude futures hitting an 18-year low, as governments worldwide accelerated lockdowns to counter the coronavirus pandemic that is causing global fuel demand to collapse......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 18th, 2020

Pandemic ‘wrecks’ FTSE 100 dividend outlook for 2020, as U.K. payouts fall to lowest levels since 2014

The forecast dividend payout for the FTSE 100 in 2020 has plunged by 17% compared with last year, AJ Bell data show......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 30th, 2020

Pandemic Crushes Coffee Futures To Near 15-Year Low

Pandemic Crushes Coffee Futures To Near 15-Year Low Tyler Durden Sun, 06/28/2020 - 07:35 Coffee fundamentals indicate deteriorating demand and oversupplied conditions could soon pressure prices.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytJun 28th, 2020

Ally Financial, CardWorks call off $2.7B merger deal, citing uncertainty around Covid-19

The deal is off. Ally Financial Inc. (NYSE: ALLY) and Cardholder Management Services Inc., or CardWorks, will not merge later this year. "Given the unprecedented economic and market conditions resulting from the Covid-19 global pandemic, Don B.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 26th, 2020

Commodities Corner: Silver, copper prices mark an impressive recovery from March lows

Industrial metals have seen an impressive recovery in recent weeks. Silver has nearly erased its loss for the year, and copper is looking to recoup the bulk of the declines it suffered during the peak of the pandemic’s toll on the global economy......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 26th, 2020

Futures, Yuan Plunge After Navarro Says "China Trade Deal Is Over"

Futures, Yuan Plunge After Navarro Says "China Trade Deal Is Over" Tyler Durden Mon, 06/22/2020 - 21:26 Global pandemic, meh, buy stocks! Global economic collapse, meh, buy stocks! US-China trade deal is ove.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytJun 22nd, 2020

Global stocks retreat as investors fret over coronavirus relapse

Asian stocks and Wall Street futures fell on Thursday as spiking coronavirus cases in some U.S. states and in China dented hopes of a quick global economic comeback from the pandemic......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 18th, 2020

Global stocks retreat on rising second wave fears

Asian stocks and Wall Street futures fell on Thursday as spiking coronavirus cases in some U.S. states and China crushed hopes of a quick global economic comeback from the pandemic......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 18th, 2020

Hurricane season promises to keep the pain piling on

By Nicolas Saenz A global pandemic, unthinkable lockdowns and unimaginable economic impact has made 2020 an infamous year so far, and there is more on the horizon.  Sin.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyJun 17th, 2020

Oil futures end higher amid expectations for a bounce back in demand next year

Oil futures ended with a gain on Tuesday, with U.S. prices up by more than 3%. The International Energy Agency reported Tuesday that it expects to see a record drop in global oil demand this year to be followed by a record jump in demand next year. .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 16th, 2020

Global Sugar Consumption Declines For First Time In Forty Years 

Global Sugar Consumption Declines For First Time In Forty Years  Tyler Durden Tue, 06/16/2020 - 02:45 The pandemic ha.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytJun 16th, 2020

Futures Movers: Oil settles higher as global production declines outweigh pandemic-related demand concerns

Oil futures give up earlier losses to settle higher Monday, buoyed by declines in global crude production even as the potential for a fresh hit to demand climbs on the back of an apparent increase in new cases of coronavirus......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 15th, 2020

Global dashboard panel shipments to fall in 2020, says Digitimes Research

Global shipments of LCD panels for automotive dashboards are expected to decline 15.9% on year to 50.1 million units in 2020, as the coronavirus pandemic has crippled demand for automobiles, Digitimes Research estimates......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesJun 12th, 2020

US trade deficit widens as exports hit 10-year low

The U.S. trade deficit surged in April as the COVID-19 pandemic upended the global flow of goods and services, pushing exports to a 10-year low......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 4th, 2020

China drives global oil demand recovery out of coronavirus collapse

China's oil demand has recovered to more than 90% of the levels seen before the coronavirus pandemic struck early this year, a surprisingly robust rebound that could be mirrored elsewhere in the third quarter as more countries emerge from lockdowns......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 3rd, 2020

These are the 8 mega-billionaires who have gotten the biggest boost to their net worth this year as the world has grappled with coronavirus

Clodagh Kilcoyne/Reuters The coronavirus pandemic has roiled global markets, which have whiplashed over the last two months.  While the Nasdaq has recovered from the March market meltd.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytMay 28th, 2020

Asian stocks gain on economic hopes, but Hong Kong risk clouds outlook

Asian shares and U.S. stock futures rose on Thursday as growing optimism about a global economic recovery from the coronavirus pandemic trumped immediate concerns about a standoff between the United States and China over Hong Kong......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 27th, 2020

Lockdowns cut daily carbon emissions in April to 17% below last year"s average — but that only gets us back to 2006 levels

Kirsty O'Connor/PA Images via Getty Images) Lockdowns due to the coronavirus pandemic have had an extreme, unprecedented environmental impact. In April, global carbon emissions per day were 17% lower than they we.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 24th, 2020

Mitsubishi Motors" full-year profit slumps 89%

Mitsubishi Motors Corp on Tuesday posted an 89% drop in annual operating profit in the year ended March as the Japanese automaker took a hit from falling vehicle sales as the coronavirus pandemic takes its toll on global demand for cars......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 19th, 2020