Barclays Bank PLC
Why do you think that this fund is really well positioned now? And why should investors be considering real assets in their portfolio?
The recovery of oil prices in the second half of 2016 has helped the Russian economy recover from negative growth in 4Q16.
During its 4Q15 earnings conference call, Freeport-McMoRan (FCX) mentioned a debt reduction program to raise $5 billion–$10 billion to shore up its balance sheet.
Company & Industry Overviews
Analysts expect steel companies to report higher EBITDA in 2Q16. The biggest rise is expected for U.S. Steel Corporation (X).
Century Aluminum (CENX) reported an adjusted net loss of $22 million in 1Q16, which translates into adjusted EPS (earnings per share) of -$0.23.
The Chinese economy’s focus is shifting gears from manufacturing and industrial production to the service sector.