IEA-worldoildemand-131015.jpg International Energy Agency expects a slower global demand for oil in 2016. In its October report, the Paris-based agency projected global demand of oil for the upcoming year to be 1.2 million barrels per day, down from its September outlook of 1.4 mb/d.

cepheid-131015.jpg Molecular diagnostics company Cepheid Inc. (CPHD) is set to announce financial results for the third quarter after the market closes on Wednesday, October 14. Analysts polled by Thomson Reuters expect the company to report a loss of $0.26 per share and revenue of $127.82 million.

German-Economic-Confidence-101315.jpg Germany's economic confidence dropped to a one-year low in October as the scandal at Volkswagen dampened investors' mood, survey data from the Mannheim-based Centre for European Economic Research, or ZEW, showed Tuesday. The investor confidence index fell more-than-expected to 1.9 in October from 12.1 in September. The seventh consecutive decline took the score to the lowest since October 2014.

wallstreet-040912_13Oct15.jpg Risk appetite has ebbed along with commodity prices, as reflected by the trading in the U.S. index futures, which point to a lower opening on Wall Street on Tuesday. Among the global markets, Asia ended mostly lower, while the European markets are retreating amid separate data showing a plunge in German...

Calender-101315.jpg Numerous studies have evaluated the association between birth month and the risk for developing certain diseases. A new research published in the journal Heliyon has found how the season of birth influences birth weight, height and puberty timing.

Pig-101315.jpg The next time your hear the 'oink oink' sound, you wouldn't cast a deprecating look. If a research that is expected to be a long drawn one is successful, pigs could turn saviors for the ones who have lost or are facing the risk of losing the services of one or more of naturally endowed organs.

ABInBev-Sabmiller-101315.jpg British brewer SABMiller Plc Tuesday said it agreed in principle to the possible recommended offer to be made by Belgian brewer Anheuser-Busch InBev NV, or AB InBev. According to the terms, AB InBev would buy SABMiller for 44 pounds per share in cash, with a partial share alternative or PSA available for approximately 41 percent of the SABMiller shares.

SGI (SGI) Q1 non-GAAP loss per share to be in the range of ($0.15) to ($0.17). Q1 revenue to be in the range of $124 to $126 million. *** Ryder System, Inc. (R) Q3 comparable EPS forecast lowered to the range of $1.72 to $1.74, from $1.82 to $1.87; Consensus $1.86 Q4 Comparable EPS...

Markets-111714_13Oct15.jpg The European markets may follow Asian stocks lower on Tuesday as investors digest mixed trade data out of China. While exports figures came in better-than-expected, imports fell a more-than-expected 17.7 percent in yuan-denominated terms, underscoring the fragile state of the world's second-largest economy....

Playboy-101315.jpg Those roving eyes may now have to be contend with beauty under wraps. In a major breakaway from tradition, Playboy is set to stop publishing images of naked women as part of its redesign.

Pharma-101215.jpg With the FDA not being able to complete the review of Collegium Pharmaceutical Inc.'s (COLL) New Drug Application for Xtampza ER in time, it's going to be another anxious wait for the investors.

SAP-101215.jpg German business software maker SAP AG said late Monday that its operating profit for the third quarter, excluding special items, rose 19 percent year over year, reflecting double-digit cloud and software revenue growth on strength in mature markets. Revenue from cloud subscriptions more than doubled from last year.

Fasternal-FAST-101315.jpg Industrial and construction supplies provider Fastenal Co. (FAST) is slated to release its third-quarter results before the market opens on Tuesday, October 13. Analysts polled by Thomson Reuters have a consensus earnings estimate of $0.47 per share on revenue of $1.01 billion for the quarter.

wallstreet1-121214_12Oct15.jpg Following the strong upward move seen last week, stocks turned in a lackluster performance during trading on Monday before closing modestly higher. The gains on the day lifted the Dow and the S&P 500 to their best closing levels in almost two months.

Obama-capitol-071612_12Oct15.jpg Potentially reflecting dissatisfaction with continued dysfunction in Washington, the result of a new Gallup poll show a significant increase in the percentage of Republicans that prefer having one party control both Congress and the presidency.

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