Dow Passes 21,000, Dollar Jumps as Rate Hike Looms: Markets Wrap

Fecha: 28 de Febrero de 2017 Fuente: Bloomberg Autor: Jeremy Herron The Dow Jones Industrial Average surged 300 points to top 21,000 for the first time, the dollar advanced and Treasuries fell as investors grew increasingly confident global economic growth is accelerating, clearing the path for higher interest rates in America. Major lenders led gains among equities, […]

El sector construcción crecerá 1,8% este año según Macroconsult

Fecha: 25 de Febrero de 2017 Fuente: “El Comercio” La consultora advierte que la inversión privada, importante motor de la construcción, no crecería este año. La consultora Macroconsult estimó en su último reporte semanal que el sector construcción crecerá 1,8% en el 2017, un resultado modesto luego de dos años consecutivos de caída. La construcción […]

Boom: Dow hits 20,000 for first time ever

Fecha: 25 de Enero de 2017 Fuente: CNN Money Autor: Matt Egan Dow 20,000 is finally here. After weeks of close calls, the Dow made history on Wednesday by blowing past that key level for the first time ever. The Dow climbed 156 points to 20,069 and was joined in record territory by the S&P […]

Echoes from Africa

Fecha: 10 de Enero de 2017 Fuente: I traveled once to Africa, as you might have guessed by now, and it’s been a part of me ever since. Being perhaps the cradle of civilization, if not life itself, Africa casts an eerie glow over the entire history and, indeed, meaning of existence. There’s a strange […]