Wall Street in disarray, weighed down by energy stocks

WALL STREET FINDS IN DISPERSED ORDER by Chuck Mikolajczak NEW YORK (Reuters) – The New York Stock Exchange ended in disarray on Monday, with only the Nasdaq advancing, as the financial sector posted gains but the energy sector weighed on Wall Street indices amid background concerns over oil demand due to the resurgence of the … Read more

Slight decline in sight in Europe with raw materials

EUROPEAN SCHOLARSHIPS EXPECTED TO SLIGHTLY DECREASE by Laetitia Volga PARIS (Reuters) – The main European stock markets are expected to drop slightly on Monday at the opening, held back by the drop in oil and metal prices while questions about the Federal Reserve’s strategy after the good monthly report on the employment reinforces the prudence … Read more

Wall Street in scattered order with fears over the Delta variant

WALL STREET FINDS IN DISPERSED ORDER par Echo Wang NEW YORK (Reuters) – The New York Stock Exchange ended in scattered order on Monday, with the S & P-500 erasing initial gains to retreat slightly, as concerns over the Delta variant of the coronavirus and the slowdown in the US economy eclipsed optimism about a … Read more

Income tax: why you have to wait before receiving the refund

You have paid too much in taxes and you find that the repayment is too late. We explain why. (Credits: © Moon Safari – stock.adobe.com) With the withholding tax, some French people have paid too much money to the tax authorities. A surplus that is returned to the taxpayers concerned. These refunds kick off: July … Read more

The tax reduction for those who invest in a renewed SME

The public authorities want to direct the savings accumulated during the crisis towards equity investments in SMEs and mid-cap companies. MARK AIRS/IKON IMAGES / PHOTONONSTOP In the event of direct subscription to the capital of an unlisted “European” SME or through a specialized investment fund such as local investment funds (FIP) and mutual funds in … Read more

Tesla earns over $ 1 billion for the first time

The net profit of the Tesla group, led by Elon Musk, reached $ 1.14 billion from April to June 2021 (AFP / NICOLAS ASFOURI) Electric vehicle maker Tesla delivered a record number of vehicles in the second quarter, nearly doubling revenue and increasing net income, which for the first time topped $ 1 billion. The … Read more

The Yuka app alienates the butchers

Yuka is a mobile application that allows consumers to scan food products in order to obtain clear information on the impact that these can have on their health. In Yuka’s sights, nitrites! And to fight against these additives that it considers dangerous, the app redirected to a petition calling for their ban, each time a … Read more

Wall Street on the rise with a rotation to high-growth stocks

WALL STREET ENDS ON A RISE par Stephen Culp NEW YORK (Reuters) – The New York Stock Exchange ended slightly higher on Thursday, in line with two consecutive sessions of gains, as investors again turned to high-growth stocks after the release of lackluster economic data and mixed quarterly results. The Dow Jones index gained 0.07%, … Read more

Covid-19: Pfizer vaccine does not increase cardiovascular risk in people over 75, study finds

A nurse prepares a dose of Pfizer / BioNTech anti-Covid-19 vaccine on April 9, 2021 at a vaccination center in Nantes (AFP / LOIC VENANCE) Pfizer / BioNTech’s Covid-19 vaccine does not increase the risk of serious cardiovascular problems (heart attack, stroke or pulmonary embolism) in those over 75, according to an official French study … Read more

Mortgage loan: do not focus on the rate

(Photo credits: Pixabay – annca) The period of low interest rates that we are currently experiencing may encourage first-time buyers and people tempted by a rental investment to buy real estate to benefit from these floor rates. If the mortgage rate is very important, especially at this time when it may turn out to be … Read more