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Ocean Rate Report: Tanker Rates Just Soared Past $150,000/Day

Who can forget September 2008? Lehman's .....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaOct 10th, 2019

Ocean Rate Report: Tanker Rates Adrift As Iran Tensions Simmer

This should theoretically be a hea.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJul 25th, 2019

Ocean Rate Report: Boxes Fall, LNG And Refined Products Rise

Ocean cargo freight rates and shipping charter rates have generally risen over the past week, albeit not dramatically. The problem for ship owners is that in most cases, rates have been improving off a very low base. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMay 30th, 2019

Coronavirus Creates New Demand For Product Tankers

Ocean shipping is awash in bad news, but in at least one segment — product tankers — rates are holding firm despite the coronavirus and other turbulence. Product-tanker spot rates have risen sharply over the past week, continuing a run of strong pe.....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaFeb 19th, 2020

Ocean Rate Report: "Sizzling" Bulkers Hit Near Nine-Year High

You wouldn't know it from the performance of dry bulk stocks, but bulk shipping rates are on fire and reaching new heights well beyond levels seen in June and July when optimism toward the sector first flared. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaSep 5th, 2019

Ocean Rate Report: Trans-Pacific Box Rates Poised To Rise?

It's mid-August. The price to transport containers from Asia to the U.S. would normally have risen by now with the build-up to peak season for the trans-Pacific trade. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaAug 14th, 2019

Market Snapshot: Stocks close lower as Fed seen signaling only modest rate cut, Iran seizes tankers

U.S. stocks closed lower Friday following a report that Federal Reserve officials would only cut interest rates by a quarter percentage point in late July, and after Iran said it seized a British-flagged oil tanker in the Strait of Hormuz......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 19th, 2019

Ocean Rate Report: Capesize Bulker Rates Are "Electrifying"

This may be the time for the summer doldrums, but the ocean shipping freight rate and charter markets are far from sleepy. Rates that were good last week are even better this week. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJul 18th, 2019

Ocean Rate Report: Bulker Bosses Explain Freight Price Resurgence

The good news is that the Baltic Dry Index (BDI), which tracks bulker charter rates, recently hit its highest point since late July 2018, and the stocks of several publicly listed bulker owners are up 30 to 50 percent since June 1. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJul 10th, 2019

Ocean Rate Report: Tanker Earnings Jump After Attacks

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Category: blogSource: benzingaJun 18th, 2019

Ocean Rate Report: Suezmaxes Spike, Containers And LNG Plateau

The big news for ocean shipping freight rates this week is demand out of the oil-producing nations of West Africa, which is pushin.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJun 12th, 2019

Ocean Rate Report: Rising Off Bottom, Still Far From Recovery

Trade conflicts and geopolitical risks are driving sentiment on ocean shipping rates, particularly i.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMay 22nd, 2019

Homeowners stopped paying mortgages in record numbers in April

The national delinquency rate soared to 6.45 percent in April, with another 1.6 borrowers now past due on their home payments......»»

Category: topSource: washpostMay 22nd, 2020

Stock-index futures extend gains after data showing US lost 20.5 million jobs in April

U.S. stock-index futures added to earlier gains after the Labor Department issued a report showing that the U.S. economy lost 20.5 million jobs in April and the unemployment rate soared to 14.7%, though the data came in better than expe.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 8th, 2020

Report: Sacramento unemployment could hit 18.5% by May

Unemployment forecasts for the Sacramento region show that nearly a fifth of residents could be unemployed by May, reaching rates that are far higher than those seen during the Great Recession. The Sacramento area’s unemployment rate could reach 18......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 9th, 2020

Traffic Deaths Likely to Drop Sharply as People Remain Home

Cities and states have started to report that traffic accident rates have dropped in the past month, as people remain home......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstApr 6th, 2020

British public unprepared for BoE rate cut: survey

Almost none of the British public surveyed by the Bank of England last month expected it would soon need to cut interest rates, a BoE report showed on Friday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 20th, 2020

Cary tops Raleigh, Charlotte to lead apartment rental rate growth in NC

Increases in rental rates have been occurring throughout the entire state of North Carolina over the past year. Of the largest 10 cities that industry watcher Apartment List has data for in the state, nine of them have seen prices rise. As a whole, the.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 17th, 2020

Supertanker Spot Rate On Verge Of Breaking Record High

On Friday, Oct. 11, headlines blared of crude-tanker rates topping $300,000 per day, but the reality didn't quite match the initial hype. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMar 13th, 2020

"Drop in an ocean": Bank of England"s emergency rate cut lifts European stocks, but coronavirus fears rattle global markets

John Gress/Reuters The Bank of England cut interest rates by 50 basis points on Wednesday. The central bank cited a "marked deterioration" in risk appetite and the growth outlook, and.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 11th, 2020

Bond Report: 2-year Treasury yield sees biggest weekly drop since 9/11 as interest rate cut bets gain ground

U.S. Treasury yields are falling for a seventh straight session on Friday, extending a relentless slide that has taken government bond yields to new record lows amid expectations that the Federal Reserve will lower interest rates......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 28th, 2020