Tag Archives: Weakness

North Atlantic Drilling: Sanctions And Offshore Drilling Weakness Are Not Likely To Be A Problem

By Power Hedge: Shares of harsh environment drilling specialist North Atlantic Drilling (NYSE:NADL) have been suffering from a severe price decline over the past few weeks and currently trade for $ 6.28, near to their all-time lows. There are a … Continue reading

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Weighing The Week Ahead: Will Global Weakness Drag Down The U.S. Economy?

By Jeff Miller: Last week was all about data. This week will be the opposite. The calendar already dished up the big news, and the major earnings reports are still a week away. Meanwhile, we have more conferences and speeches … Continue reading

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Euro weakness strengthens policy makers

The single currency is heading for its weakest quarterly performance since the eurozone crisis – the ECB hopes the fall will boost exports Asia homepage

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Tesco: Aggressive Accounting Hides Financial Weakness

By Nigel Stevenson, CFA: Shares in Tesco (OTCPK:OTCPK:TSCDF, ADRs OTCPK:OTCPK:TSCDY), the UK supermarket operator, have fallen by a third over the last year; having declined a further 7% on 29 August, following another profit warning and a large cut in … Continue reading

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Income gap fuels US housing weakness

The disparity between rich US metropolitan regions like Boston and poor cities like Cincinnati is at its widest since records began in 1969 Asia homepage

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Sony warns smartphone weakness will brake profit progress after first-quarter surge

By Sophie Knight TOKYO (Reuters) – Japan's Sony Corp warned it doesn't now expect to make money on smartphones this year, citing weak demand, as the consumer electronics maker said restructuring will still help it turn a profit on its … Continue reading

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Nissan’s US sales offset Japan weakness

Solid demand from the US and Europe helped the carmaker accelerate first-quarter profit, offsetting a dip in domestic sales after April’s tax increase Asia homepage

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Executive powers show Obama’s weakness

The president will be blamed for any problems arising from leniency at the border Asia homepage

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Future Of Ultra-Deepwater Industry Is Quite Bright Despite Current Weakness

By Power Hedge: In its most recent quarterly report, offshore drilling contractor Seadrill (SDRL) gave a rather sobering description of the current situation in the offshore drilling industry, particularly in the ultra-deepwater market. This description has been backed up by … Continue reading

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TeliaSonera Remains A Stable Dividend Play, Despite Emerging Markets Currency Weakness

By Power Hedge: TeliaSonera (OTC:TLSNF) announced its fourth quarter 2013 and full year 2013 results on January 30, 2014. Overall, these results were remarkably good given the challenging conditions in the market over the past year. The company enjoyed almost … Continue reading

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