10 Second Headlines


Private Sector US Employment Improvement? + Private Sector employment increased 67,000 in August + Challenger Gray & Christmas reported planned job cuts were down 17% in August to the lowest level in 10 years.… Read More


To Stimulate or Not to Stimulate? + Fed Chair Ben Bernanke reiterated today they will do all that they can and “would provide additional monetary accommodation through unconventional measures if it proves necessary.” +… Read More


Friday News Summary + Canada July CPI up 0.5% m/m vs a decline of 0.1% in June; the increase was due to energy and HST; ‘Core’ CPI up 1.6% on a y/y + Alberta… Read More


GM –Quarterly Profit and IPO + Q2 earnings of $1.3 bill vs $865 mill Q1, best since 2004. + Global production up 47% vs a year ago. + Revenue rose to $33.2 bill vs… Read More


10 Second Headlines of the Week – July 23 2010 European Stress Test (results) + 84 of 91 European banks have enough capital to withstand a recession and sovereign debt crisis with a Tier… Read More


10 Second Headlines of the Week – July 9, 2010 Canada + Alberta’s recent petroleum land sale set a record of $2,084.86 per hectare, dominated by natural gas plays. + Canada aims to double… Read More


10 Second Headlines of the Week July 2, 2010 The World at a Glance Canada + Bank of Canada Governor Mark Carney will chair the Committee on the Global Financial System (CGFS) starting July… Read More


10 Second Headlines of the Week – June 25, 2010 G20 Week + The official theme of the G20 Summit is “Recovery and New Beginnings” and marks the standoff between ‘stimulus’ (USA) and ‘austerity’… Read More


FW: 10 Second Headlines – June 18, 2010 10 Second Headlines of the Week – June 18, 2010 British Budget + The focus next week will be on the UK budget and the deepest… Read More


North America + To date, 82% of corporations are beating 2nd quarter earnings estimates and only 68% are beating top line revenues but over 80% of the economic indicators over the past month have… Read More