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Maersk Group Sunk by Low Freight Rates in Q2

Maersk Line reported a loss of $151 million compared to profit of $507 million in the second quarter of 2015.

clock August 12, 2016Arthur Friedman

Maersk's Culzean gas field project.

Government and Trade

Low Freight Rates Hit Maersk Group Profits

Maersk reported profits for the period fell 86 percent to $224 million from $1.57 billion in the year-ago period.

clock May 4, 2016Arthur Friedman

The unemployment line.


Plunging Oil Prices Hurting Certain Retailers

Plunging oil prices are affecting retailers located in oil-producing states.

clock January 19, 2016Debra Borchardt

Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.


Retail, Luxury Shares Pulled Down by Global Sell-off

U.S. stock indices lost more than 2 percent in value as a Chinese market crash sparked a global stock sell-off.

clock January 4, 2016Debra Borchardt


U.S. Stocks Down as Sears Faces New Activism

Stocks are lower as oil sells off again and Sears looks to be getting a new activist investor.

clock December 31, 2015Debra Borchardt

New York Stock Exchange Trader


Oil Prices Pull Down U.S. Stocks

Sliding oil prices is worrying investors and pulling down stocks.

clock December 30, 2015Debra Borchardt

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange in New York.


U.S. Stocks Dragged Down By Crashing Oil Prices

Crashing oil prices are taking down stocks as Nike signs lifetime deal with LeBron James.

clock December 8, 2015Debra Borchardt


Plunging Oil Prices Hurt Oil-Patch Retailers

Plunging oil prices is leading to layoffs for energy workers and retailers are feeling the effects.

clock August 25, 2015Debra Borchardt


Oil Price Drop to Help Apparel-Makers

Retailers haven't seen consumers spend their gas savings, but apparel-makers may see costs go down.

clock August 19, 2015Debra Borchardt



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