The auto sector underperformed, closing 0.2 percent lower.
GBP/USD is supported in the range of 1.2909 levels and now trading at 1.2944 levels.
Delta Air Lines Inc on Thursday reported a 21 percent drop in second-quarter profit because of sharply higher operating costs, despite higher passenger unit revenue, sending its shares down about 1.8 percent. Investors are split on whether the BoE will raise interest rates by the end of the year, following in the footsteps of the U.S. Federal Reserve, which has lifted rates twice this year, and the Bank of Canada, which increased rates on Wednesday.
-Yellen will continue testifying Thursday. The Canadian dollar was last trading at C$1.2720 to the greenback, up 0.22 percent. The Shanghai Composite slid 0.14 percent and the Shenzhen Composite slid 0.204 percent.
-Crude inventories fell 7.56 million barrels last week, the EIA said.
The major European markets moved sharply higher on Wednesday. Oil prices rose after dropping in recent weeks to levels not seen since the end of a year ago as investors lost faith in a deal between the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and non-OPEC producers to reduce output.
In what may be one of her last appearances before Congress as Fed chair, Yellen said the US economy remains strong enough for the Fed to continue its plans to gradually tighten policy, though relatively low inflation and a low neutral rate may leave the central bank with diminished leeway.
The market opened higher tracking the positive cues from Wall Street and as investors digested Federal Reserve Janet Yellen's comments during her testimony before Congress. Canon is edging down less than 0.1 percent and Panasonic is down 0.3 percent, while Sony is adding 0.2 percent. While the U.K.'s FTSE 100 Index jumped by 1.2 percent, the German DAX Index and the French CAC 40 Index surged up by 1.5 percent and 1.6 percent, respectively. Hong Kong's Hang Seng Indexedged up 0.01 percent to hold near two-year highs.
Ecuador jugará un amistoso ante Trinidad y Tobago
La Selección Nacional de Fútbol de Ecuador disputará un partido amistoso previo a las eliminatorias sudamericanas. La 'tricolor' marcha sexta con 20 puntos cuando restan cuatro jornadas de las Eliminatorias suramericanas.
The Fed said a shortage of qualified workers has limited hiring (http://www.marketwatch.com/story/feds-beige-book-says-worker-shortage-limits-hiring-2017-07-12) and characterized USA economic growth as "slight to moderate", according to the central bank's Beige Book.
Banks lost ground after US yields fell, with Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group ending 1.5 percent lower, Mizuho Financial Group declined 1.3 percent, while insurer Dai-ichi Life Holdings dropped 2.1 percent.
-The loonie rose 1.4 percent to $1.27356.
Here's what The Incredibles 2 will be about
The panel at Hall D23 closed with a performance by Benjamin Bratt and Anthony Gonzalez of the film's original music. The Cars/Planes spinoff film is set for an April 12, 2019 release. "This one carries on that theme", he said.
En la audiencia también fueron imputadas Johana Bedoya, prima del exgerente, y María Eugenia Callejas, ingeniera de sistemas del hospital La María, quien para la Fiscalía fue la encargada de alterar los recibos de pago.
Bird also announced that we would see a lot more of Elastigirl ( Holly Hunter ) in the center of the action with Bob ( Craig T. During this panel John Lasseter told us about the upcoming Incredibles 2 and a yet untitled " suburban fantasy film ".
Toy Story joins Tangled , Big Hero 6 and Olympus Colosseum ( Hercules ) as the worlds revealed thus far in Kingdom Hearts 3 . The game will also feature Pixar's Toy Story characters and levels for the very first time.
Si riprende dopo qualche minuto con Raikkonen e Vettel che piazzano degli ottimi tempi, battuti però nettamente da Verstappen . Vediamo ora i risultati delle prove libere 3 , che si sono concluse alle ore 12:00 di stamattina, sabato 15 luglio 2017 .
That loss of points in the 12-month rankings rotation had sent her to No. 15, just as this showing figures to restore her upward. In the time since, Williams revealed that she was diagnosed with Sjogren's syndrome, which can sap energy and cause joint pain.
Arrancó el Mundial de Leyendas y México no pudo mostrar una buena cara, pues en su debut cayó por 1-3 contra Escocia . El Tri se fue al frente en el marcador tras una gran definición de Jared Borgetti a pase de Alberto Rodríguez.
Para el video , científicos recolectaron información sobre el terreno de Plutón y Caronte , la luna más grande del planeta . La ruta pasa por el cráter Dorothy Gale y la oscura capa polar llamada Mordor Macula .
Indonesia is not the only country along the margins of the South China Sea to defy Beijing's claims in recent days. China, which had refused to participate in the proceedings, responded by calling the ruling a farce.
Mataron a un joven e hirieron a otro en Guaymallén
El primero de los casos registrados ocurrió alrededor de las 3.40, en la intersección de las calles Humahuaca y Nahuel Huapi . El más grande cayó fulminado por el impacto en el tórax que recibió, por el cual falleció en el lugar .
Duterte draws criticism for 'Miss Universe' rape joke
During the campaign period previous year , Duterte vowed to rid the Philippines of illegal drugs in three to six months. However, we're up to it and we will make sure, we'll make sure that is properly addressed", he added.
Q4 2016 Sentiment Duke Realty Corp (NYSE:DRE)
Equities research analysts anticipate that CoreSite Realty Corporation will post $1.77 earnings per share for the current year. Louisiana State Employees Retirement System increased its stake in CoreSite Realty Corporation by 1.5% in the first quarter.
Bielsa debutó con un triunfo
Un buen debut tuvo Marcelo Bielsa en la banca del Lille , luego de vencer sin mayores complicaciones al Stade de Reims por 2-0. Lille de Bielsa se prepara con miras al inicio de la Ligue 1 el próximo domingo 6 de agosto, cuando reciba a Nantes.
Novadaq Technologies Inc (NVDQ) Under Analyst Spotlight
The medical research company reported ($0.24) EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.21) by $0.03. Finally, US Bancorp DE increased its position in shares of Novadaq Technologies by 0.8% in the first quarter.
Cardona le dijo adiós a Rayados — Asoma en Boca
El colombiano Edwin Cardona dijo adiós a la disciplina de Rayados de Monterrey , club del que "no se quería ir". Boca Juniors sería el club más interesado en contar con los servicios del jugador.