Elon Musk is so convinced solar roof tiles are the way forward he has stuck them on his house. And where the Tesla founder goes a lot of people follow. That bodes well for Verditek, a green technology firm put together by the acquisition of three early stage businesses that started trading on Aim last month.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. economy expanded at a modest to moderate pace in July through mid-August but signs of an acceleration in inflation remained slight, the latest survey conducted by the Federal Reserve showed on Wednesday. “Prices rose modestly overall across the country,” the central bank said in its Beige Book report of the
Ardevora’s Jeremy Lang has pinned the high volume of double-digit share price falls in recent weeks on the fallout from management running firms with only a “narrow margin of error”, while explaining why he has avoided the businesses that have been hit particularly hard. In recent weeks, FTSE-listed firms such as Provident Financial, Carillion, WPP,
European stock markets dropped across the board Monday, with so-called risk assets rattled after North Korea conducted a nuclear bomb test and was said to be preparing for a possible launch of another intercontinental ballistic missile. The Stoxx Europe 600 index SXXP, -0.52% fell 0.5% to close at 374.20, snapping a three-session winning streak. The decline in stocks
The U.S. dollar was little changed on Friday and for the week, amid choppy trade that saw the currency recover from a short-lived downdraft following weaker-than-expected jobs report. The closely watched jobs report showed that the U.S. economy added 156,000 jobs last month, while the unemployment report ticked up to 4.4% from 4.3% in July,