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Thu, Jul 19th, 2018
Zuckerberg clarifies stance on policy for Holocaust deniers

NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is clarifying his stance pertaining to Holocaust deniers after getting some blowback on social media.

The Latest: Trump's pick for consumer watchdog faces Senate

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the confirmation hearing for Kathy Kraninger (all times local):

Trump's pick to run consumer watchdog faces skeptical Senate

WASHINGTON (AP) — Kathy Kraninger, President Donald Trump's nominee to take over the nation's watchdog for banks, credit cards and payday lenders, made her public debut in front of the Senate Banking...

Auto industry urges US to hit brakes on proposed car tariffs

WASHINGTON (AP) — Automakers, dealers and suppliers are united in opposition to President Donald Trump's proposed tariffs on imported cars, trucks and auto parts.

US stocks skid as banks and consumer products companies fall

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are falling Thursday morning as weak results from banks and consumer products companies pull major indexes lower. Online retailer eBay plunged after its second-quarter sales...

CMCSA : 35.02 (+2.88%)
Trump on EU's $5B fine against Google: 'I told you so!'

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says the European Union's record $5 billion fine against tech giant Google proves his point that the EU is taking advantage of the U.S.

How to Get Better Vacation Photos, No Selfie Stick Required

If you find yourself vacationing in Budapest, Hungary, you could preserve travel memories by taking a few arm-length, low-quality cellphone selfies that will fail to capture the magic of your visit.

In the battle for Twenty-First Century Fox, Comcast blinks

NEW YORK (AP) — In a battle among media giants for control of Twenty-First Century Fox's entertainment business, Comcast has blinked.

CMCSA : 35.02 (+2.88%)
NFLX : 369.06 (-1.62%)
Markets Right Now: Stocks open slightly lower

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):

PM : 77.97 (-5.09%)
Target is cranking up same-day delivery in New York

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Target will begin rolling out speedy service for thousands of products by the end of the month in New York, less than a year after spending $550 million to acquire the same-day...

TGT : 77.93 (+1.41%)
UK pound sinks below $1.30 after retail sales disappoint

LONDON (AP) — The British pound fell Thursday below $1.30 for the first time in ten months after disappointing retail sales news raised further questions over whether the Bank of England will raise interest...

Global stocks drift lower as US considers more tariffs

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Global stock markets drifted lower Thursday as the U.S. mulled whether to impose new tariffs on autos and auto parts. Europe said it was preparing to retaliate in kind, denting...

Japan prosecutors charge Kobe Steel in fake data scandal

TOKYO (AP) — Japanese prosecutors charged major steelmaker Kobe Steel Thursday with violating laws overseeing competition in a massive faking of product quality data.

KBSTY : 4.9900 (-1.38%)
NSANY : 18.3900 (+0.03%)
Loon's first commercial internet balloon deal is in Kenya

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) — Loon, the internet-delivering-balloon unit of Google-parent Alphabet, is announcing its first commercial deal.

Didi, SoftBank set up taxi-hailing joint venture in Japan

TOKYO (AP) — Chinese mobile service giant Didi Chuxing and Tokyo-based SoftBank Corp. have set up a joint venture for taxi-hailing in Japan.

Japan's June trade surplus jumps, while US dealings slip

TOKYO (AP) — Japan's trade surplus jumped 66 percent year-on-year in June on strong growth in shipments to China and other Asian countries, though exports and imports with the U.S. weakened.

Asian stocks drift as investors await fresh moves on trade

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stock markets were drifting Thursday in mixed trading as investors awaited further moves in global trade disputes.

UNP : 139.43 (-1.29%)
TXN : 114.68 (-0.86%)
MS : 50.52 (-0.08%)
BRK.B : 198.88 (-0.78%)
NTRS : 108.70 (-1.80%)
UAL : 80.59 (+2.01%)
GOOGL : 1,205.78 (-0.59%)
EU ruling against Google opens 'opportunity,' rival says

BRUSSELS (AP) — European regulators' latest swipe at the dominance of U.S. tech giant Google could open new opportunities for rivals in search and web browsers — that is, if handset manufacturers decide...

GOOGL : 1,205.78 (-0.59%)
EU fines Google a record $5 billion over mobile practices

BRUSSELS (AP) — European regulators came down hard on another U.S. tech giant Wednesday, fining Google a record $5 billion for forcing cellphone makers that use the company's Android operating system...

AAPL : 191.68 (+0.67%)
GOOGL : 1,205.78 (-0.59%)
AmEx 2Q profit rises, but there are worry spots on lending

NEW YORK (AP) — American Express said Wednesday that its second-quarter profit rose 21 percent from a year ago, as the credit card giant saw more customers spending on its namesake cards and a much lower...

AXP : 100.69 (-2.22%)

Barchart Morning Call

Overnight Markets and NewsSep E-mini S&Ps (ESU18 -0.27%) this morning are down -0.26% and European stocks are down -0.22% as global stocks and commodities fall on signs that world trade tensions are not going away anytime soon. China's foreign... Read More

Chart of the Day

Finjan Holdings (FNJN)

The Barchart Chart of the Day belongs to Finjan (FNJN). I found the Internet security stock by using Barchart to sort today's New 52 Week High list first by the most frequent number of new highs in the last month, then again by technical buy sig...
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Agricharts Market Commentary

Today's Commentary

Corn futures are mostly 1 1/2 cents per bushel lower this morning. They posted fractional to 1 1/4 cent gains in most contracts on Wednesday, helped by positive ethanol data. Preliminary open interest rose 9,385 contracts on some new buying interest....
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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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