Category Archives: Long Term Debt

Is there a better alternative to Halliburton shares in the oil services market? – Trefis

Actions of National Oilwell Varco (NYSE: NOV) currently trading at 45% below pre-Covid levels as observed in January 2020 while the actions of its competitor Halliburton (NYSE: HAL) have almost recovered. Does that make NOV stock a better choice than HAL? The two companies provide oilfield services, including drilling, completion and production solutions, to upstream […]

Latest updates: Eurozone inflation hits 13-year high at 3.4%

Eurozone inflation hit its 13-year high in September, driven by skyrocketing energy costs, which should increase pressure on the European Central Bank to start scaling back monetary stimulus. Consumer prices in the 19 countries that share the euro rose 3.4% from a year ago, up from 3% in August, according to a first estimate released […]

How Federal Agencies Can Identify and Deal with Technical Debt

In the early stages of the coronavirus pandemic, many federal agencies quickly deployed endpoint and remote collaboration solutions to meet the needs of the moment. While these solutions were essential for enabling officials to work from home and maintain their missions, they were deployed with little forethought due to the demands of the pandemic. As […]

The fight to raise the US debt ceiling plays out in two different ways in the US bond market

The struggle in Congress to fund the federal government and raise the US debt ceiling impacts the treasury market by nearly $ 21 trillion in two different ways. The larger U.S. government bond market – focused on maturities from one year onwards – is essentially bewildered by what it sees as a congressional theater, even […]

GGRAsia – US $ 1.2 billion deal sees Sci Games OpenBet go to Endeavor

US $ 1.2 billion deal lets Sci Games OpenBet go to Endeavor Sep 28, 2021 News desk Industry Discussion, Latest News, Top of the deck   Casino equipment and gaming content provider Scientific Games Corp to secure $ 1 billion in cash and $ 200 million in shares of a company acquiring control of the […]

Covia appoints new CFO

Covia, an independent supplier of sand and other mineral products to the industrial and energy markets, has a new chief financial officer. The company, on Monday morning September 27, announced in a Press release that Lillian Etzkorn will become Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, effective Monday, October 11. Etzkorn joins Covia from Valley […]

Here we will feel the impact of the new German government

The German elections, which have big implications for the EU in general and for Ireland in particular, ended with the two main parties on very similar votes. The immediate result of this is that the formation of the government will take some time and the outgoing Chancellor Angela Merkel will remain on stage in the […]

Do you like dividends? 2 stocks you might want to buy

Although still very close to historic highs, the broader market has recently retreated. One of the big fears seems to be the specter of inflation, which is a very noticeable concern in the short term. However, the impact of inflation may not be as worrisome as investors think in some sectors. Here are two stocks […]

Is Wilmar International (SGX: F34) a risky investment?

Some say volatility, rather than debt, is the best way to think about risk as an investor, but Warren Buffett said “volatility is far from risk.” It is only natural to consider a company’s balance sheet when looking at its level of risk, as debt is often involved when a business collapses. We note that […]