Daily News - 15.05.2018
Datum objave: 15.05.2018
Most parties support labour tax cuts, details still moot
Taxes are at the centre of the campaign running up to the 3 June parliamentary election. Slovenia is likely to see fiscal policy changes in the future, according to answers that the parties have submitted to the STA showing that most of the parties want to cut taxes on labour and support a new real estate tax.
SBITOP started the week with 0.53%
SBITOP index started the week with 0.535 advance. All traded names from first quotation were in green or flat. Daily gainer is Luka Koper with 2.63% jump, while Telekom Slovenije was a top traded name, with 587ths EUR in volume.
Source: LJSE, Ilirika
Stocks rise as US-China trade concerns abate; Europe shares close mixed
Stocks traded higher on Monday amid hopes of a potential breakthrough in trade tensions between the U.S. and China, the world's two largest economies. Dow gained 0.29%, while S&P500 was up small 0.09%. Nasdaq was up 0.11%.
In corporate news Monday, Xerox fell more than 5.5 percent after the company abandoned a $6.1 billion deal with Japanese firm Fujifilm as part of a settlement between Carl Icahn and Darwin Deason.
European stocks closed mixed Monday afternoon as investors focused on Italian politics, trade relations between the U.S. and China, and a dip in oil prices. The pan-European Stoxx 600 closed down 0.05 percent. While major bourses and most sectors were in the red, strong performances from the health care and travel sectors boosted the broader index.
In corporate news, the Portuguese energy firm EDP rose 9 percent by the end of Monday's trade after the Chinese group Three Gorges presented a takeover bid.
ABN Amro fell to the bottom of the index, closing 6 percent lower as the Dutch bank's first-quarter profits took a hit from larger-than-expected loan impairments.
Source: CNBC, Ilirika
NBS: Annual inflation in April at only 1.1%
According to data of the Serbian Statistical Office, April saw a 0.4% rise in consumer prices. Monthly inflation was almost fully driven by rising prices of fresh vegetables, clothes and footwear and petroleum products. Annual inflation remained on a downward path, in line with the NBS expectations, at 1.1% in April. Annual core inflation (CPI excluding the prices of food, energy, alcohol and cigarettes) remained low and stable at 0.8% in April, the same as in the month before.
MTLC: Metalac reported non-consolidated numbers for 1Q18 – cookware unit posted 7.7% higher sales, export into Russia down
Metalac (MTLC) reported only non-consolidated numbers for 1Q18 as usual. Apart from this the company also reported some numbers for dependent units. Major production unit, Cookware, posted 7.7% higher sales and 5.4% higher gross profit. On the other side, export into Russia, performed over the daughter unit called Metrot is down 15% y/y, probably due to unfavorable FX rate.
Source: Belex, Ilirika
Public debt of Serbia at 59% of GDP at end-March
The public debt of Serbia amounted to around EUR 23.72 billion at the end of March 2018, amounting to 59% of the gross domestic product (GDP), as announced by the Ministry of Finance. At the end of February, the public debt amounted to EUR 23.34 billion, making up 57.9% of the GDP. The public debt of Serbia was EUR 23.22 billion, that is, 61.5% of the GDP, at the end of 2017.
Daily News - 18.05.2018
18.05.2018 | SBITOP up 0.11%; Petrol's net profit in Q1 up 11% to EUR 17.9m; Intereuropa reports EUR 1.3m net profit for Q1; Serbian bank acquires controlling interest in Gorenjska bank; Stocks close lower as Trump says China trade talks may not be successful; European markets close higher amid earnings; Ocado shares rally 44%; oil prices hit $80; EU mulls massive funding for infrastructure works in W. Balkans; World Bank: Western Balkans loses 18% of GDP because of gender gap in labour market; World Bank: Western Balkans loses 18% of GDP because of gender gap in labour market;
Dnevne novice - 18.05.2018
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Dnevne novice - 17.05.2018
17.05.2018 | Gospodarske družbe lani s 3,6 milijarde evrov čistega dobička; Cinkarna Celje v četrtletju z rastjo prihodkov in dobička; Petrolov izstop iz lastništva Gen-I zaključen; Skupščina Save o prodaji delnic Gorenjske banke ločitvenim upnikom; V EU aprila prodanih več novih avtomobilov; Cene nafte višje; AERO: Letališče Beograd poročalo o RSD 444m čistega dobička v 1Q18; Japonska zainteresirana za vlaganje v infrastrukturne projekte v Srbiji;
Daily News - 17.05.2018
17.05.2018 | SBITOP up 0.11%; EU funds for railways project unfrozen, official says; Slovenian economy added 6,400 jobs in March; Unaudited Report of Triglav Group and Zavarovalnica Triglav for the first three months of 2018; Stocks close higher, Macy's surges more than 10% as retail rallies; Europe markets close mainly higher but Italian stocks slide on political concerns; AERO: Aerodrom Beograd objavio neto profit za prvi kvartal od 444 miliona RSD; EBRD: High growth rates around the world, including Serbia; Japan interested in investing in infrastructure projects in Serbia;
Dnevne novice - 16.05.2018
16.05.2018 | Cinkarna Celje v četrtletju z rastjo prihodkov in dobička; Število delovno aktivnih oseb se je v marcu 2018 glede na februar 2018 povečalo za 6.400 oseb; Inflacija v Evroobmoču Aprila nižja od Marčevske; NIIS: NIS bo delničarjem izplačal dividende v višini 6,9 milijarde din; Top 15 srbskih izvoznikov v prvih štirih mesecih 2018 izvozilo blago v višini 1,5 milijarde EUR; ENHL: Energoprojekt pričakuje 298 milijonov novih projektov;
Daily News - 16.05.2018
16.05.2018 | CICG: Cinkarna Celje operates above plans in first quarter; ZVTG: Insurer Triglav reports 5% quarterly profit growth; NIIS: NIS to pay around RSD 6.9 billion in dividend to shareholders; Top 15 Serbian exporters export goods worth EUR 1.5 billion in the first four months of 2018; ENHL: Energoprojekt expects EUR 298m of new jobs in 2018; Euro Area Inflation Rate;
Dnevne novice - 15.05.2018
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Daily News - 15.05.2018
15.05.2018 | Most parties support labour tax cuts, details still moot; SBITOP started the week with 0.53%; Stocks rise as US-China trade concerns abate; Europe shares close mixed; NBS: Annual inflation in April at only 1.1%; MTLC: Metalac reported non-consolidated numbers for 1Q18 – cookware unit posted 7.7% higher sales, export into Russia down; Public debt of Serbia at 59% of GDP at end-March;
Dnevne novice - 14.05.2018
14.05.2018 | Ljubljanska borza: Daleč največ prometa z Gorenjem; NIIS: srbska naftna industrija išče nafto na novih lokacijah - Žablja in Zrenjanina; NBS: devizne rezerve v aprilu znašajo 10,4 milijarde evrov; Letna inflacija Srbije se aprila umirja na 1,1%; V tem tednu;