Tag Archives: US

If US dollar retreats, this is your best play

The U.S. dollar is retreating from a multiyear bull market in 2016 as expectations for a Federal Reserve rate increase get pushed further and further out. Fed Chair Janet Yellen commented to Congress on Wednesday about the economic problems associated with the greenback moving higher too quickly. If the dollar continues to pull back, some asset classes could be ready ... Read More »

Cashin: US could slip into a recession

Worried about the U.S. economy? UBS’ Art Cashin said you should be. “If corporations start to pull back and say ‘I don’t want to advance anything; I don’t want to hire anybody,’ we could slide into a recession,” Cashin told CNBC’s “Squawk Alley” on Tuesday. Earnings season unofficially began last week, with Alcoa posting mixed quarterly results. Since then, a ... Read More »

Cramer: How I knew to buy before the big rebound

Many think that complacency is a disease that only applies to bull markets, but Jim Cramer said that is not true. It is also possible to be too comfortable in negative beliefs about the market, and totally miss a market bottom. “Complacently negative investors dismissed yesterday’s ugly close as just more of the same horrible action. But opportunistic investors? The ... Read More »

Matte Gold Huawei Nexus 6P finally makes it to the US

The last thing Huawei announced during its CES press conference today had to do with the already launched Nexus 6P smartphone. No, the newest Nexus phablet isn’t getting any new specs or a different design, but it is going to be offered in a new color version in the US. Yes, you guessed it, we’re talking about the “matte gold” ... Read More »

Huawei Mate 8 price and launch countries revealed, Huawei GX8 coming to the US

Welcome to the US, Huawei Mate 8, but sorry you can’t stay here. Huawei opened up its product presentations with its new flagship (which was already official, by the way) and unveiled the first-wave launch markets, along with the price. The phone that is coming to the US is the Huawei GX8, a version of the G8 / G7 Plus ... Read More »

60 universities from US, UK, New Zealand and Canada come together in education fair

IDP Education has organised a multi-destination education fair, which began yesterday. The fair is bringing together representatives of over 60 universities and colleges in Britain, the US, New Zealand and Canada. Organised over a two-week period, the fair will see representatives of these universities and colleges interacting with Indian students, who aspire to pursue higher education in internationally-acclaimed institutions. “IDP ... Read More »

US Reportedly Weighs Sanctioning Russia and China for Cyber-Attacks

The United States is considering sanctions against both Russian and Chinese individuals and companies for cyber-attacks against US commercial targets, several US officials said on Monday. The officials, who spoke on condition of anonymity, said no final decision had been made on imposing sanctions, which could strain relations with Russia further and, if they came soon, cast a pall over ... Read More »

US Prosecutors Win Fight for Indicted Paul Aide’s Gmail

Federal prosecutors prevailed Friday in their yearlong fight to force Google Inc. to turn over the emails of an indicted Republican consultant with close ties to Ron and Rand Paul. US District Judge John Jarvey rejected a request to quash a warrant ordering Google to give the FBI the contents of Jesse Benton’s Gmail account, which he used to work ... Read More »

US universities experience 32 percent increase in Indian students

According to the latest official figures, the US universities and colleges have experienced a 32 percent increase in the number of students from India since last year as compared to nine per cent internationally. The “SEVIS by the Numbers,” a quarterly report on international students studying in the US released by the Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP), which is ... Read More »