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Media behemoth - The Walt Disney Company (DIS) - reported weaker-than-expected earnings and revenues in fourth-quarter fiscal 2016 after beating estimates in the previous quarter.
As we approach of the final leg of the earnings season, the defining factor remains the improvement of earnings compared to the last few quarters
NTN Buzztime Inc. (NTN) has been on the move lately as the stock has risen by 18.2% in the past four weeks, and it is currently trading well above its 20-Day SMA
http://www.weforum.org/ How can new technology and innovation help to boost Latin America's agricultural opportunities? On the agenda: - Building smarter value chains - Moving into higher value-added industry - Modernizing the regulatory environment Simultaneous interpretation in Spanish, Portuguese and English This session is webcast live. - Ricardo Buryaile, Minister of Agroindustry of Argentina - Gustavo Grobocopatel, Chairman, Grupo Los Grobo, Argentina - Laxman Narasimhan, Chief Executive Officer, PepsiCo Latin America, PepsiCo, USA - Juan Pablo Pineda Azuero, Vice-Minister, Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development of Colombia, Colombia - Victor Manuel Villalobos Arámbula, Director-General, Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture (IICA), San José Moderated by - Andrea Bernal, Director, Opinion Shows, NTN 24, Colombia
http://www.weforum.org/ How can Latin America embrace the Fourth Industrial Revolution? Dimensions to be addressed: - Future of production systems and new business models - Shifting work and communication patterns - Reshaping government and institutions This session was developed in partnership with NTN24. - Brian Gallagher, President and Chief Executive Officer, United Way Worldwide, USA; Co-Chair of the World Economic Forum on Latin America - Ildefonso Guajardo Villarreal, Secretary of the Economy of Mexico - David Luna Sánchez, Minister of Information Technologies and Communications of Colombia - Maria Martinez, President, Customer Success, Renewals and Latin America, Salesforce, USA - Claudia Vasquez, President and General Manager, Latin America, CA Technologies, Colombia Moderated by - Andrea Bernal, Director, Opinion Shows, NTN 24, Colombia
* Ntn Buzztime Inc says announces anticipated effective date of reverse/forward stock split
Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) CEO yesterday provided some updates regarding the company's expansion into China.
Japan stocks were higher after the close on Wednesday, as gains in the Pharmaceutical Industry, Trading and Services sectors led shares higher. At the close in Tokyo, the Nikkei 225 added 0.38%. The best performers of the session on the Nikkei 225 were Takashimaya Co., Ltd. (TOKYO:8233), which rose 4.18% or 47.0 points to trade at 1171.0 at the close. Meanwhile, Toho Co., Ltd. (TOKYO:9602) added 3.56% or 105.0 points to end at 3055.0 and Mitsumi Electric Co., Ltd. (TOKYO:6767) was up 3.28% or 27.0 points to 851.0 in late trade. The worst performers of the session were NTN Corp. (TOKYO:6472), which fell 3.52% or 26.0 points to trade at 712.0 at the close. NSK Ltd. (TOKYO:6471) declined 2.57% or 45.0 points to end at 1703.0 and Itochu Corp. (TOKYO:8001) was down 2.42% or 37.0 points to 1494.0. Rising stocks outnumbered declining ones on the Tokyo Stock Exchange by 1197 to 685. The Nikkei Volatility, which measures the implied volatility of Nikkei 225 options, was down 6.46% to 17.96. Crude oil for August delivery was up 0.14% or 0.07 to $53.12 a barrel. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Brent oil for delivery in September rose 0.02% or 0.01 to hit $58.69 a barrel, while the August Gold contract rose 0.03% or 0.30 to trade at $1153.80 a troy ounce. USD/JPY was up 0.06% to 123.47, while EUR/JPY rose 0.02% to 135.88. The US Dollar Index was up 0.01% at 96.81.
Japan stocks were lower after the close on Wednesday, as losses in the Transportation Equipment, Warehousing and Marine Transport sectors led shares lower. At the close in Tokyo, the Nikkei 225 fell 0.19%. The best performers of the session on the Nikkei 225 were NTN Corp. (TOKYO:6472), which rose 7.16% or 54.0 points to trade at 808.0 at the close. Meanwhile, Toyo Seikan Group Holdings, Ltd. (TOKYO:5901) added 4.12% or 80.0 points to end at 2021.0 and Isetan Mitsukoshi Holdings Ltd. (TOKYO:3099) was up 3.20% or 67.0 points to 2159.0 in late trade. The worst performers of the session were Unitika, Ltd. (TOKYO:3103), which fell 3.33% or 2.0 points to trade at 58.0 at the close. SUMCO Corp. (TOKYO:3436) declined 3.10% or 52.0 points to end at 1625.0 and Tokyo Electric Power Co., Inc. (TOKYO:9501) was down 2.91% or 20.0 points to 668.0. Falling stocks outnumbered advancing ones on the Tokyo Stock Exchange by 994 to 888 and 1 ended unchanged. Shares in NTN Corp. (TOKYO:6472) rose to 3-years highs; rising 7.16% or 54.0 to 808.0. Shares in Toyo Seikan Group Holdings, Ltd. (TOKYO:5901) rose to 52-week highs; up 4.12% or 80.0 to 2021.0. The Nikkei Volatility, which measures the implied volatility of Nikkei 225 options, was up 2.19% to 18.69. Crude oil for August delivery was up 0.11% or 0.07 to $60.52 a barrel. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Brent oil for delivery in August rose 0.11% or 0.07 to hit $63.77 a barrel, while the August Gold contract fell 0.17% or 2.00 to trade at $1178.90 a troy ounce. USD/JPY was up 0.14% to 123.55, while EUR/JPY rose 0.31% to 139.16. The US Dollar Index was down 0.07% at 95.15.