The Company is awaiting the Panel’s decision with respect to its compliance with the $1.00 bid price requirement. About NewLead Holdings Ltd. NewLead Holdings Ltd. is an international, vertically integrated shipping and commodity company that manages product tankers and dry bulk vessels. NewLead currently owns three dry bulk vessels, which includes one newbuilding.
GLOBAL MARKETS-Equities buoyed by Nikkei high, dollar edges up
Orders for core capital goods, a key barometer of private-sector business investment, surged 4.5% last month, blowing past expectations for a 0.7% gain. Shipments of core capital goods, a category used to calculate quarterly economic growth, advanced 2.8% in November, significantly higher than expectations for a 1% gain. Across the Atlantic, European stock markets were mildly higher in a holiday-shortened session. Frances CAC 40 inched up 0.06%, while Britain”s FTSE 100 rose 0.43%.
U.S. stock markets open higher on Christmas Eve; Dow up 0.2%
The People’s Bank of China injected funds through normal channels for the first time in three weeks, although traders warned that conditions remained tense. “The relief is quite palpable after the cash injection by the PBOC today,” said Jackson Wong, Tanrich Securities vice-president for equity sales. Another area of concern was civil unrest in South Sudan, which led to Brent crude remaining above $111 a barrel on Tuesday. On the currency markets, the U.S.
3 Reasons Today’s Stock Market Scares Me
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What Market Highs Mean for Your Retirement Money
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