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Tue, Jan 17th, 2017
Patagonia Wins Circular Economy Multinational Award At World Economic Forum Annual Meeting In Davos

VENTURA, Calif. and DAVOS, Switzerland , Jan. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Yesterday the World Economic Forum's Community of Young Global Leaders, in collaboration with Accenture Strategy (NYSE:...

World Acceptance Corporation Announces Third Quarter 2017 Conference Call On The Internet

GREENVILLE, S.C. , Jan. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- World Acceptance Corporation (NASDAQ:WRLD) will provide an online, real-time webcast and rebroadcast of its third quarter conference call to be held...

Supreme Court delays New Jersey sports betting decision

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Supporters of legalized sports gambling in New Jersey and several other states were dealt a no-decision of sorts Tuesday when the U.S. Supreme Court delayed a ruling on whether it...

GM to add or keep 7,000 US jobs, make $1B factory investment

DETROIT (AP) — General Motors plans to invest $1 billion in U.S. factories and add thousands of new white-collar jobs, measures that have been in the works for years but were announced Tuesday after...

Israel's Netanyahu mired in series of corruption allegations

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's Benjamin Netanyahu might be upbeat these days: The economy is growing, his opposition is weak and the incoming Trump administration seems friendly, even to the much-maligned...

Wal-Mart to add about 10,000 retail jobs in the US

NEW YORK (AP) — Wal-Mart plans to add about 10,000 retail jobs in the U.S. as it opens new stores and expands existing locations. The world's biggest retailer said Tuesday that its plans will also generate...

Kudelski Security Continues its Rapid Expansion with the Acquisition of M&S Technologies

CHESEAUX, Switzerland and PHOENIX , Jan. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Kudelski Group (SIX:KUD.S) today announced the acquisition of Dallas -based M&S Technologies, Inc. (M&S), a specialist...

Mogo Finance Technology Launches Digital Mortgage Solution that Gamifies the Experience to Help Canadians Fast Track to Mortgage Freedom

The innovative new mortgage experience takes the company into the $1.4 trillion mortgage market and further strengthens its position as Canada's leading digital banking platform

Sunnier days for the global economy: Scotiabank Economics Global Outlook

INVESTIGATION INTO VISTA OUTDOOR, INC.: Hagens Berman Alerts Vista Outdoor Investors to Investigation of Possible Securities Law Violations

SAN FRANCISCO , Jan. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro LLP alerts investors in Vista Outdoor, Inc. (NYSE: VSTO) to the firm's investigation of VSTO's recent unexpected asset...

Horizons ETFs Opens the Market

TORONTO , Jan. 17, 2017 /CNW/ - Steve Hawkins , President and Co-CEO, Horizons ETFs, joined Dani Lipkin , Head, Business Development, Exchange Traded Funds, Closed-End Funds, and Structured...

Patricia Cornwell settles lawsuit vs. financial advisers

BOSTON (AP) — Patricia Cornwell has settled a lawsuit against her former business managers, avoiding a second trial for a case that dates to 2009.

Lithuania to build fence on border with Russia's Kaliningrad

VILNIUS, Lithuania (AP) — Lithuania has announced it will begin construction on a fence on its border with Kaliningrad, the small Russian exclave bordering the Baltic Sea. The 130-kilometer (80-mile)...

NGKF Capital Markets Represents Casey Storage Solutions in 13-Property Portfolio Sale

NEW YORK , Jan. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- NGKF Capital Markets has completed the sale of thirteen self-storage properties across four states throughout the New England region, finishing 2016 with...

The Latest: Kerry says US diplomatic deals hard to reverse

DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — The Latest on the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland (all times local):

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces an Investigation Concerning Whether the Sale of Derma Sciences, Inc. to Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corporation for $7 Per Share is Fair to Shareholders -- DSCI

NEW YORK , Jan. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The following statement is being issued by Levi & Korsinsky, LLP:

States can offer a lesson as GOP proposes deep cut taxes

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump and congressional Republicans who have pledged to cut federal taxes to boost the economy might consider looking first at lessons learned in GOP-controlled...

Grain higher, livestock higher

CHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were higher Monday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Protiviti Promotes Susan Haseley to Executive Vice President

MENLO PARK, Calif. , Jan. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Global consulting firm Protiviti has promoted Susan Haseley from managing director to executive vice president. Haseley has had a number of...

UN forecasts modest economic recovery but no robust revival

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United Nations is forecasting a modest economic recovery in 2017-18 but warns the projection is an indication of economic stabilization rather than a signal of robust revival....

Barchart Morning Call

OVERNIGHT MARKETS AND NEWS Mar E-mini S&Ps ( ESH17 -0.30% ) are down -0.50% and European stocks are down -0.76% at a 2-week low. Stocks and the dollar sold-off after comments from President-elect Trump raised concerns over a trade war... Read More

Chart of the Day

Entrega Financial (ENFC) is the Barchart Chart of the Day.  The financial company has a Trend Spotter buy signal, a Weighted Alpha of 28.20+ and gained 20.12% in the last year,
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Brugler Ag Report

Today's Commentary

Corn futures are trading mostly 3 to 4 cents higher, spurred by a sharp drop in the USD. They finished steady to 3/4 cent higher on Friday, with March was up ½ cent for the week. Weekly data from the CFTC in the Commitment of Traders report ha...
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Alan Brugler writes this daily agricultural markets overview with opening, midday and closing comments directed at the gain and meat Ag markets.

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