International stock news

Rss Today on Proactive AU

2014-09-01

ASX200 up 0.1%, struggles against slip in Chinese data

 
Weaker Chinese manufacturing data has sent the ASX200 down from earlier gains though it still closed up 0.1% to 5,629.8 points. U.S markets are closed for the Labor Day public holiday which probably held investors back.  The Shanghai Stock Exchange Composite Index rose 0.66% to 2,231.86 point.
FULL ARTICLE

 

Rss Today on Proactive UK

2014-09-01

Seeing Machines sees growing demand for driver monitoring systems

 
Ken Kroeger, chief executive of Seeing Machines (LON:SEE) tells Proactiveinvestors the new strategic alliance with Takada is 'a good fit'. He also says demand for driver fatigue monitoring systems is growing.
FULL ARTICLE

 

Rss Today on Proactive US

2014-08-30

Wall Street edges higher in thin trading ahead of Labor Day long weekend

 
U.S. stocks rose today in a quiet session ahead of an extended holiday weekend as the latest in a string of positive data pushed investors to extend a rally that had been briefly threatened by geopolitical concerns. The S&P 500 rose 0.3 percent at 3:45 p.m. in New York. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose less than 0.1 percent, and the tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite increased 0.4 percent.
FULL ARTICLE