* Main share index down, driven by financial stocks * Shilling seen under pressure in days ahead (Adds markets close, stocks ) By George Obulutsa NAIROBI, July 24 (Reuters) - Shares in Equity Bank slipped on Thursday ahead of half-year results
7% ) have respectively been cut to Neutral and Underweight by JPMorgan. As part of a coverage launch for Chinese Internet stocks , Citi has started Dangdang ( DANG +6.3% ), Weibo ( WB +1.4% ), Jumei ( JMEI +2.5% ), and Cheetah Mobile ( CMCM
paying Simmons a good deal more attention. This is going to be one of those "where-did-this-company-come-from?" stocks . Managers who buy Simmons before the herd should be amply rewarded. This under-the-radar bank is going to become a lot
could be described as binary. There is considerable risk in initiating a long position that is not normal to investing in most stocks and this is name that should be considered only after careful consideration of those risks. The company, in a recent 10
LONDON (Reuters) - European stocks hit 2 1/2-week highs and the euro rallied from eight-month lows against the dollar on Thursday after the region's private sector expanded at its fastest rate in three months in July.
COLOMBO, July 24 (Reuters) - Sri Lankan stocks slipped on Thursday for a second straight session, moving further away from Tuesday's 34-month closing high as investors booked profits, brokers said.
* Emerging-market stocks at 17-month highs after China PMI
repeatedly set records in 2014. Johnson Controls' (NYSE: JCI ) shares, however, are down about 3 percent year to date. Stocks failing to participate in the market indexes record run are worth looking into to see whether they provide an investment opportunity
July 24 (Reuters) - Futures pointed to a slightly higher opening for Canada's main stock index on Thursday as the corporate reporting season picks up.
BANGKOK, July 24 (Reuters) - Southeast Asian stock markets rose on Thursday as strong quarterly earnings attracted buyers to selected shares, with the Indonesian index extending gains on a clearer political outlook and Thai Airways International shares surging in Bangkok. Gainers in the region ...