Here are the three biggest risks for stocks right now, and the red flags to watch

A choppy October thus far is pointing north for stocks on Thursday. Less pressure over the debt ceiling and falling natural-gas prices after Wednesday’s mayhem and Russia’s offer to help Europe, may be helping. Some aren’t too worried. But the list of what could ail this market seems to get longer by the day. Strategists … Read more

Pfizer vaccine against Covid-19: its effectiveness against the risks of hospitalizations remains at least six months after the 2nd dose

These results, which come from a study published Tuesday in The Lancet , show, according to its authors, the importance of strengthening global vaccination and analyzing the effectiveness of the vaccine over time to decide which populations should be prioritized for booster doses. However, the effectiveness of the vaccine against the risk of infection decreases … Read more

Bouches-du-Rhône placed in red vigilance for risks of rain and flooding

FRANCE METEO SCREENSHOTS After a weekend of bad weather in France, new violent storms hit the South-East. Météo-France placed, Monday, October 4, the Bouches-du-Rhône department in red vigilance for risks of rain and flooding due to a “Active rainstorm episode” which may include “Violent phenomena”. Five departments are placed in orange vigilance: Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, Alpes-Maritimes, Var, … Read more

The Fed ready to gradually put away its anti-crisis tools, despite persistent risks

Jerome Powell at a press conference in Washington on October 30, 2019 (AFP / Eric BARADAT) The US Central Bank (Fed) signaled on Wednesday that it may “soon” begin to reduce monetary support to the economy, although the recovery has been slowed by the Delta variant, and growth is expected as a result. , weaker … Read more

Risks, safety device deployed … what we know about the fire at the Aubert & Duval ironwork plant in Pamiers

the essential A chemical plant specializing in industrial ironwork caught fire this Friday morning September 10 in Pamiers (Ariège). The prefecture of the department calls on the population to stay at home. The city is cordoned off. La Dépêche du Midi takes stock. The Aubert & Duval chemical plant, specialized in industrial ironwork and located … Read more

Toxic risks in Pamiers: major fire in progress at Aubert & Duval, staff evacuated, the population confined

the essential A major fire broke out in an acid tank at the Aubert & Duval factory located in downtown Pamiers, this Friday at 6:50 a.m. The fire started in a building of 400m2. The use of chemicals on the site, which is not Seveso classified, poses the risk of toxic fumes. Staff and residents … Read more

Canadian engineers and scientists develop technology to measure, track, and reduce COVID risks inside buildings

ParticleOne provides virus security to businesses and communities looking to reopen safely. GUELPH, ON, Sept. 9, 2021 /CNW/ – Businesses are confidently reopening their doors with an accurate understanding of their buildings’ COVID risk levels and an effective game plan, thanks to ParticleOne, a new Canadian company developed by world-renowned experts in building science, air … Read more