HONG KONG, June 4- Global investors are paring their bets on stocks geared to Macau, the world's casino capital, after a raft of regulatory curbs sparked concerns about slowing revenue growth in the next few months.
HONG KONG, May 28- Hong Kong shares closed at their highest level in about 1-1/ 2 months on Wednesday, tracking gains in other Asian markets as upbeat U.S. economic data lifted sentiment. Among the top gainers, China Life Insurance climbed 3 percent and China Construction Bank Corp added 1.4 percent.
*Hong Kong markets lifted by U.S. data. HONG KONG, May 28- Hong Kong shares climbed on Wednesday led by strength in financial stocks, tracking gains in other Asian markets as upbeat U.S. economic data lifted sentiment. The China Enterprises Index of the top Chinese listings in Hong Kong jumped 1.4 percent.
--Abiomed Inc rescheduled second-quarter conference call to Nov. 1 at 8 am Eastern Time. --Accelrys Inc rescheduled third-quarter results to Oct. 31, after market. Its conference call will be held on Nov. 1, 9.30 am Eastern Time.
--Acorda Therapeutics Inc: rescheduled third-quarter financial results and conference call to Oct. 31 from Oct. 30. --Advent Software Inc reschedules third-quarter results and conference call to Oct. 30. --AGCO Corp rescheduled third-quarter results to Oct 31, 8 am Eastern Time from Oct. 30.
LONDON, Oct 12- Formula One's USD1bn high-yield private placement proves investors will lend large amounts of cash to top quality businesses, even for aggressive dividend recapitalisations, and could pose a challenge for banks if it becomes a broader trend.
Oct 3- Waddell& Reed Financial Inc:. *Stifel cuts Waddell& Reed Financial Inc to hold from buy. Reuters Station users, click. 1568.
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Stocks trimmed losses to end narrowly mixed Thursday as Treasury prices firmed and the dollar stabilized. McDonald's and DuPont fell, while BofA rose.
Stocks eased losses ahead of the close Thursday as Treasury prices firmed, but gains were limited by a stronger U.S. dollar. DuPont and McDonald's fell, while BofA rose.
Stocks declined Thursday as Treasurys erased most of their gains ahead of a 30-year bond auction and despite evidence the U.S. economy continues to improve. DuPont and Travelers fell, while BofA rose.
A fresh wave of economic worry swept across Wall Street, aggravated by a spike in wholesale prices, dismaying corporate results, and oil trading above $100 a barrel.
Large-cap growth stocks, especially in the technology sector, are where investors ought to be putting their money right now, according to Jason Trennert. But the chief investment strategist and managing partner at Strategas Research Partners also holds financials -- very selectively.
Private equity is all the rage -- and while financial services companies typically have been shielded from such deals, that is beginning to change. KBW, a boutique investment bank specializing in financial services companies, recently penned a report that revealed possible private equity targets.