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The HBCU Money™ Weekly Market Watch

Our Money Matters /\ January 9, 2015

A weekly snapshot of African American owned public companies and HBCU Money™ tracked African stock exchanges.


African American Publicly Traded Companies

Citizens Bancshares Georgia (CZBS) $8.90 (0.00% UNCH)

M&F Bancorp (MFBP) $4.75 (1.04% DN)

Radio One (ROIA) $1.65 (0.00% UNCH)

African Stock Exchanges

Bourse Regionale des Valeurs Mobilieres (BRVM)  253.40 (0.40% UP)

Botswana Stock Exchange (BSE)  9 516.63 (0.09% UP)

Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE)  2 261.09 (0.00% UNCH)*

Nairobi Stock Exchange (NSE)  162.08 (N/A)

Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) 48 950.50 (1.30% DN)

International Stock Exchanges

New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) 10 744.62 (0.52% DN)

London Stock Exchange (LSE)  3 502.48 (0.93% DN)

Tokyo Stock Exchange (TOPIX)  1 380.58 (0.21% UP)


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HBCU Money™ Dozen Links 9/30 – 10/4


Did you miss HBCU Money™ Dozen via Twitter? No worry. We are now putting them on the site for you to visit at your leisure. We have made some changes here at HBCU Money™ Dozen. We are now solely focused on research and central bank articles from the previous week.


Replacing silicon with nanotubes could revolutionize tech l ComputerWorld http://ow.ly/pwfhT

What is ocean acidification? l CA Sea Grant http://bit.ly/1hjojyB

Source code and 2.9 million accounts raided by attackers in Adobe breach l ComputerWorld http://ow.ly/pwfjr

Why Are There Still So Few Women in Science? l Science Makers http://nyti.ms/18ROWK9

US shutdown threatens response to disease outbreaks l New Scientist http://ow.ly/pwfmj

Kia To Make Electric Vehicle That Has Recyclable Materials l CleanTechnica http://dlvr.it/44tt08

Federal Reserve, Central Banks, & Financial Departments

Remittances to the developing world are projected to cross the half-trillion mark by 2016 l World Bank http://wrld.bg/pv1BH

How do family balance sheets affect the broader economy? l St. Louis Fed http://bit.ly/11rtx2r

Earnings of recent college grads have risen slower than those grads who started working decades ago l St. Louis Fed http://bit.ly/16eGfY1

Do you know, S. Africa & Namibia have no legal differences between men & women? l World Bank http://wrld.bg/ptv53

Government Shutdown Impact on Education l Council for Econ Ed http://ow.ly/pwfzC

GOP thwarts Dem move to force vote on ‘clean’ spending bill l Floor Action http://bit.ly/17CiZoS

Thank you as always for joining us on Saturday for HBCU Money™ Dozen. The 12 most important research and finance articles of the week.