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-- Lucius Annaeus Seneca  
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A serial tech entrepreneur is trying to create an Amazon-like platform for legal marijuana
CNBC
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Keith McCarty is CEO of Wayv, a year-old company providing a platform for legal marijuana retailers in California to do online sales and next-day delivery.
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Gold closes higher even as risk-on tone grips U.S. stocks
MarketWatch
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Gold prices climbed on Tuesday as traders kept an eye on consumer sentiment ahead of the peak holiday shopping season and on U.S.-China trade developments....
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With staples at all-time highs, technician gives his catch-up trade
CNBC
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Cornerstone Macro's Carter Worth gives a peek inside the pantry. With CNBC's Brian Sullivan and the Fast Money traders, Tim Seymour, Jeff Mills, Dan Nathan and Guy Adami.
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Oil falls for 6th time in 7 sessions as US gasoline stock builds, crude output hits record
CNBC
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Oil prices on Wednesday fell after a U.S. report showed big increases in gasoline and distillates inventories and as crude production rose to a new record.
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Treasury yields sag on signs of softening economic activity in Europe
MarketWatch
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U.S. Treasury yields are ticking lower on Friday, capping a week long decline, as a round of purchasing managers’ surveys indicate a slowdown in business...
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S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite close at records after October jobs report
MarketWatch
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U.S. stocks finished higher on Friday after the October jobs report showed the labor market remains strong, allaying concerns that slower global growth and a...
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If Tesla and Ford Motor are about to wage war for the electric-car crown, you wouldn’t know it from this exchange
MarketWatch
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Ford finally lifted the curtain on its Mustang Mach-E, with its first all-electric SUV turning heads on Sunday at the Los Angeles Auto Show press days. And...
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European stocks struggle amid renewed U.S.-China trade concerns
MarketWatch
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European stocks struggle to get a foothold on Wednesday, as investors look to the potential for renewed trade tensions between the U.S. and China.
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German DAX on track for highest close in 17 months as Europe stock rally continues
MarketWatch
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German stocks on Monday rose to the highest level in more than 17 months, as the rally in European stocks continued
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The No. 1 job of 2019 pays $140,000 — and its hiring growth has exploded 74%
MarketWatch
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LinkedIn’s out with its 2019 list of “Emerging Jobs” to watch
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Stocks on track to snap four-day winning streak as investors worry over U.S.-China trade talks
MarketWatch
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U.S. stocks are trading lower on Friday, threatening to end a four-day winning streak for major equity benchmarks, as investors worried about the...
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The world is getting windier and it could mean a big boost for alternative energy
CNBC
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According to a new research report, the world is getting windier, and there are big implications for the wind energy industry.
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Tesla shares pop the most in 6 years after earnings show it's building cash, boosting margins
CNBC
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Tesla turned in an unexpectedly profitable third-quarter and better-than-anticipated progress on its Shanghai factory.
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Cramer's guide to finding bulletproof stocks using charts
CNBC
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Jim Cramer shares how he uses charts to pinpoint the best time to buy or sell a given stock.
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Hong Kong falls beyond 2%, leading losses among major markets following Moody's downgrade
CNBC
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In a ratings downgrade from Moody's on Monday, the agency changed its outlook for Hong Kong to stable from negative.
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Softer start to the week for European stocks after hitting record levels
MarketWatch
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European stocks are trading softer to start the week, with a holiday in the U.S. likely to keep the action muted for Monday.
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Europe stocks sag on China trade and Hong Kong violence concerns
MarketWatch
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European stocks on Monday sagged on concerns over the progress of U.S.-China trade talks and violence in Hong Kong.
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Majority of Americans would try banking with big tech, Bain report says
CNBC
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Americans are increasingly comfortable ditching traditional banks for big tech, according to a new Bain report.
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Oil outlook is bullish, but don't expect big spikes seen during past conflicts, analysts say
CNBC
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The next direction for oil prices will depend on Iran's retaliation.
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Here are some of the best analyst calls of the week on Wall Street including PayPal, WWE
CNBC
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Canaccord called Penumbra a "top, long-term" pick and said the stock has everything an investor should want.
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Fed's undersubscribed repo offering suggests waning pressures on funding markets
MarketWatch
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The New York Fed's 14-day term repo operation for those who need financing to get through the tricky year-end period was undersubscribed on Thursday, an...
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Stocks hit fresh highs as trade war thaws further
MarketWatch
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U.S. stocks closed higher, with major benchmarks at new records, on reports the U.S. and China had struck an agreement to gradually cancel planned tariffs....
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Warren Buffett is sitting on $128 billion, raising questions about whether the market is overvalued
CNBC
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Buffett's decision to walk away from a deal despite Berkshire's massive cash hoard may show there aren't that many reasonably priced opportunities.
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Here are Bank of America's top 10 investing themes to watch over the next decade
CNBC
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With the decade drawing to a close Bank of America identified the top 10 themes for investors to watch over the next 10 years.
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Are you on track? This is how much it costs to retire comfortably in each state
MarketWatch
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The “fattest state” in the country is apparently also a pretty great place to retire, if bang for your buck is the priority.
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'Very high' chance of oil falling toward $40 if Iran sees regime change, says JBC Energy
CNBC
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Iran's economy has been under immense pressure from U.S. sanctions that were reimposed after President Donald Trump withdrew from the 2015 nuclear deal.
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Stocks making the biggest moves midday: Target, Shake Shack, Beyond Meat, Bank of America & more
CNBC
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Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading.
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Lululemon Athletica hikes earnings, revenue guidance for fourth quarter
MarketWatch
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Yoga apparel maker Lululemon Athletica Inc. said it was lifting its earnings and revenue guidance for the fourth quarter after what it said was momentum over...
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Stocks modestly higher after another round of record highs, economic data
MarketWatch
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U.S. stocks are slightly higher Wednesday ahead of the last full trading day of a holiday-shortened week, building on a record finish for major indexes as...
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Euronext confirms talks with BME regarding potential offer
MarketWatch
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The pan-European exchange Euronext NV confirmed Monday that it is in talks with Bolsas y Mercados Espanoles Sociedad Holding de Mercados y Sistemas...
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Goldman Sachs, UnitedHealth share gains contribute to Dow's 264-point jump
MarketWatch
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The Dow Jones Industrial Average is trading up Thursday morning with shares of Goldman Sachs and UnitedHealth seeing positive growth for the index. The Dow...
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Disney's streaming business is already worth more than $100 billion alone, investors believe
CNBC
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The market is valuing Disney's streaming business at $108 billion, according to Barclays.
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Stocks open lower, but near all-time highs, as earnings continue to pour in
MarketWatch
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U.S. stocks opened slightly lower Wednesday, following two days of trade when all three major benchmarks notched closing records amid renewed optimism that...
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Stop worrying about where the stock market goes from here and read this post
MarketWatch
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The bull market can’t possibly last another 10 years, right? It absolutely can, according to Nick Maggiulli, who examined what he calls the “investor’s...
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Steve Wynn to pay half of $41 million settlement with pension fund after sex allegations
MarketWatch
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An official in charge of New York’s more than $200 billion public pension fund has announced a settlement with Wynn Resorts in response to 2018 sexual...
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Fundstrat's Rob Sluymer charts 3 names you should be in when market surge fades
CNBC
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Fundstrat's Rob Sluymer says bet on these names. With CNBC's Brian Sullivan and the Fast Money traders, Tim Seymour, Brian Kelly, Steve Grasso and Guy Adami.
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Why ‘irrationally bullish’ investors are getting nervous as the stock market races to uncharted territory
MarketWatch
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Where is this stock market head in the coming days and weeks? That is the trillion-dollar question some nervous strategists, analysts and traders are...
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UnitedHealth, Apple Inc. share gains lead Dow's nearly 100-point climb
MarketWatch
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Shares of UnitedHealth and Apple Inc. are posting strong returns Friday morning, propelling the Dow Jones Industrial Average into positive territory. Shares...
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Here are the best and worst Dow and S&P 500 stocks of 2019
MarketWatch
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Apple leads the Dow, while AMD is the best performer in the S&P 500.
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Amarin’s fish-oil pill now available to millions more patients. But it’s still no Lipitor
MarketWatch
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A long-awaited label expansion for Amarin Corp.’s prescription fish-oil medication puts Vascepa on track for millions of dollars in new revenue. But the new...
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Stocks could see a double-digit drop in the coming months, warns Wells Fargo
MarketWatch
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Even as geopolitical tensions continue to ratchet up, there’s much to be bullish about in the stock market in the New Year — maybe too much, according to...
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Asia markets bounce back after US-Iran tensions appear to ease
CNBC
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Trump said Iran appeared to be "standing down" but added the U.S. will "immediately impose additional punishing economic sanctions on the Iranian regime."
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With staples at all-time highs, technician gives his catch-up trade
CNBC
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Cornerstone Macro's Carter Worth gives a peek inside the pantry. With CNBC's Brian Sullivan and the Fast Money traders, Tim Seymour, Jeff Mills, Dan Nathan and Guy Adami.
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A theory on who's doing all the buying that's pushing stocks higher and higher
CNBC
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Given a series of new highs for the S&P 500, the Dow Jones Industrial Average and the Nasdaq, the obvious question is who is doing all this buying?
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TREASURIES-U.S. yields rise on economic data, but still rangebound
CNBC
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"It doesn't seem to have gleaned most of the optimism we've seen in the equity market," said John Herrmann, director of U.S. interest rates strategy for MUFG. Tom Simons, money market economist for Jefferies, said longer-term yields also may have gotten a boost because of Thursday's announcement by the U.S. Treasury that it will begin issuing a new 20- year bond in the...
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Wall Street analysts expect a big 2020 from these internet stocks including Facebook, and Amazon
CNBC
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Wall Street analysts said they expect internet stocks to continue to soar in 2020.
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European stocks edge lower as investors await concrete U.S.-China trade progress
MarketWatch
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European stocks nudged lower on Tuesday as investors waited for more concrete trade developments between the U.S. and China.
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Stocks finish modestly higher after Fed signals interest-rate pause
MarketWatch
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U.S. stocks came off session lows to clinch modest gains on Wednesday after the Federal Reserve indicated it would keep interest rates at current levels...
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Paul Tudor Jones sees the S&P 500 plunging 25% if Warren elected, jumping another 15% on Trump
CNBC
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Jones says that a poll at his investment firm found that employees believe the S&P 500 could swoon to 2,250 if Warren wins.
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Australia's central bank leaves rates unchanged
MarketWatch
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SYDNEY--Australia's central bank on Tuesday kept its benchmark rate unchanged, balancing the need to keep pace with falling rates globally against any...
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10-year Treasury yield on track for biggest one-day surge since Trump election
MarketWatch
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After months of staying skeptical on a U.S - China trade relations, traders of long-term government bonds succumb to the optimism about a deal .
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Russians likely eavesdropped on Giulani’s calls with Trump: report
MarketWatch
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The Washington Post reported Thursday that phone logs between Giuliani and the White House switchboard suggest high-level communications on personal...
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‘Euphoric’ investors trigger alarm bells over stock market rally
MarketWatch
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Stock markets shooting to new highs? RBC Capital Markets’ Lori Calvasina is wary and gives us five reasons why investors should tread carefully
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Click-to-Pay Buttons May Be in Your Online Shopping Future
MarketWatch
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On Black Friday in 2018, more than 80% of online shopping carts were abandoned, according to research firm Barilliance. But retailers are hoping new pay buttons will help, and investors are paying close attention.
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Strait of Hormuz, the world’s biggest oil chokepoint, in focus as U.S.-Iran tensions flare
MarketWatch
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The threat of an escalating conflict between the U.S. and Iran puts the Strait of Hormuz, a narrow waterway through which a fifth of the world’s petroleum...
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Morgan Stanley has a simple guide for investors on how to trade the 2020 election
CNBC
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A Republican sweep would be good for telecoms and U.S. energy stocks, but a Democratic wave could lift transportation, Morgan Stanley says.
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The Federal Reserve is in stealth intervention mode
MarketWatch
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What the central bank passes off as ‘funding issues’ could more accurately be described as liquidity injections to keep interest rates low, argues Sven Henrich.
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Will you ‘feel pretty stupid’ holding cash? One trader revisits Ray Dalio’s laughable call and warns of a similar drop
MarketWatch
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Almost exactly two years ago, investing legend Ray Dalio turned heads with one of the worst short-term market calls in recent memory. Kevin Muir says a...
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NYSE proposes allowing companies to raise fresh capital in direct listings
CNBC
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The New York Stock Exchange proposed a rule change on Tuesday that would potentially get more companies to follow the path taken by Spotify and Slack.
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Dow flat in spite of losses for Apple Inc., Exxon Mobil stocks
MarketWatch
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Shares of Apple Inc. and Exxon Mobil are seeing declines Tuesday afternoon, sending the Dow Jones Industrial Average into negative territory. The Dow was...
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CHINA CBANK KEEPS INTEREST RATE ON 1-YEAR MLF UNCHANGED AT 3.25% - STATEMENT
CNBC
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CHINA CBANK KEEPS INTEREST RATE ON 1- YEAR MLF UNCHANGED AT 3.25%- STATEMENT.
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Boeing, UnitedHealth share gains lead the way, but Dow flat
MarketWatch
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Shares of Boeing and UnitedHealth are seeing strong returns Thursday afternoon, though the Dow Jones Industrial Average is trading roughly flat. The Dow ,...
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Treasury yields edge lower ahead of 10-year note auction
MarketWatch
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U.S. Treasury yields fell on Tuesday as bond traders geared up for an auction of benchmark bonds in the afternoon after seeing yields rise sharply in the...
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Investors putting money back into stock-market funds, but flows still solidly negative for 2019
MarketWatch
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Investors put a net $9.7 billion into stock market funds in the latest week as equities pushed further into record territory, but flows for 2019 remain...
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The number of Americans drinking themselves to death has more than doubled
MarketWatch
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Alarming new report finds alcohol factored in nearly 1 million deaths between 1999 and 2017.
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The signals are ‘loud and clear’ — a new bull market is underway, strategist says
MarketWatch
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Stocks just took out new highs, the Federal Reserve continues to pump money into the U.S. economy, equity valuations are looking rather toppy, and there’s an...
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Stocks close slightly higher as investors shake off trade concerns amid improving data
MarketWatch
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U.S. stocks closed higher for a second consecutive session Thursday as U.S. and Chinese officials continued to express optimism that a limited trade deal can...
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Tesla’s stock zooms to two-year high on China factory optimism
MarketWatch
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Tesla Inc. shares rally more than 6% on Monday, ending only a few dollars short of its record high.
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Agios CEO Jackie Fouse weighs in on the healthcare space
CNBC
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CNBC's Meg Tirrell with Agios CEO Jackie Fouse in an exclusive interview. With CNBC's Brian Sullivan and the Fast Money traders, Tim Seymour, Lori Calvasina, Dan Nathan and Guy Adami.
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Only one bank stock looks ready to rally as financials gear up for earnings: Technical analyst
CNBC
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Goldman Sachs is one of the few bank stocks that technical analyst Mark Newton would recommend buying as top financials begin to report earnings.
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Quantum computing will be the smartphone of the 2020s, says Bank of America strategist
MarketWatch
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Israel argues quantum computing could be an ‘even more radical’ technology in terms of its impact on businesses than the smartphone has been
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The ‘towns are rolling up on us,’ warns Land O’Lakes CEO of rural America at annual Fed summit
MarketWatch
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Farmers want trade, access to broadband, schools and doctors, not government handouts, said Beth Ford, president and CEO of Land O’Lakes, Inc. in a keynote...
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Who was Qassem Soleimani, and why is his death a major development in U.S.-Middle East relations?
MarketWatch
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Qassem Soleimani, leader of the foreign wing of Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps, was killed in a U.S. airstrike at Baghdad’s international airport...
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Something rare is happening among popular technology stocks
MarketWatch
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Investors — from individuals to professionals to institutions — are bullish on stocks including Facebook and Microsoft.
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U.S. stock market snaps 3-day win streak as China tariff deadline comes in focus
MarketWatch
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Dow book a triple-digit loss Monday, and all three major U.S. stock indexes end lower, as investors wait on global central bank policy updates this week and...
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This man died and left his wife of 21 years nothing — her stepchildren told her to scram, and this analysis of 40 million Uber rides finally reveals exactly how much people tip
MarketWatch
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Thursday’s top personal finance stories
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2-year Treasury yield slumps to lowest in three weeks
MarketWatch
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U.S. Treasury yields extend their retreat on Friday as this week’s bond selloff fail to gain momentum, with recent bond auctions underlining the voracious...
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Oil outlook is bullish, but don't expect big spikes seen during past conflicts, analysts say
CNBC
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The next direction for oil prices will depend on Iran's retaliation.
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Largest ETF inflows in three years drove gold demand higher in the third quarter
MarketWatch
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A surge in speculation led to an increase in gold demand in the third quarter, according to a World Gold Council report released Tuesday.
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Weekend reads: Earn $100,000 a year and pay no federal income tax
MarketWatch
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Also, living the retired life in Bali, and reactions to Tesla’s new electric pickup truck.
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'China is the enemy' on trade, not Trump — Cramer blasts media over love of Chinese leader Xi
CNBC
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CNBC's Jim Cramer says the mainstream media wrongly thinks that "'Xi is a great Chinese man with great Democratic leanings; member of the WTO. And we have a madman as president.'"
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Was London Stock Exchange hit by cyberattack?
MarketWatch
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U.K. government agencies are examining whether a trading outage blamed on a software hiccup at the London Stock Exchange in August may actually have been...
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Meet the former Google executive leading Robinhood in an uphill battle of disrupting Wall Street
CNBC
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Gretchen Howard, a former Google executive and venture capitalist, is now leading Robinhood in an uphill battle of disrupting Wall Street.
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A rising number of US companies are flagging wildfire risk as suppression costs climb
CNBC
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California's biggest utilities aren't the only U.S. companies grappling with the increased force and frequency of wildfires. The number of S&P 500 firms flagging "wildfires" as a potential risk factor in annual reports has increased rapidly over the past decade — from 9 in all of 2010 to 37 so far in 2019. In just the past year, at least 14 companies in the S&P 500, including Marriott and Monster Beverage, have added wildfires to their basket of concerns in 10-K filings with the SEC.
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These highflying stocks hold big clues to a broader year-end rally
MarketWatch
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Our call of the day says investors wanting to know if stocks have some juice left for the rest of the year should keep an eye on this highflying set.
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Dow jumps 150 points on gains for Caterpillar, Cisco shares
MarketWatch
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Powered by positive growth for shares of Caterpillar and Cisco, the Dow Jones Industrial Average is up Thursday morning. The Dow was most recently trading...
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Microsoft plans to become carbon negative by 2030
CNBC
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CNBC's Jim Cramer joins 'Fast Money Halftime Report' to discuss Microsoft's plans to become carbon negative by 2030.
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Will housing stay hot? 3 trades
CNBC
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The Fast Money traders discuss the surge in housing starts, and offer 3 trades to take advantage.
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Your complete guide to investing with a conscience, a $30 trillion market just getting started
CNBC
published ago
Socially responsible investing was once a niche approach, but companies can no longer afford to ignore it.
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Clean energy technology was thought to be uninvestable. One fund thinks otherwise
CNBC
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Years of poor returns in the clean energy technology space spooked investors, but one fund that just raised $110 million think they have the answer.
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Dow loses perch at 29,000 and briefly turns negative as report says China tariffs will remain until after 2020 election
MarketWatch
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U.S. stock indexes Tuesday late-afternoon were losing steam and turning negative on the heels of a report that tariffs on Chinese goods would remain in place...
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One stock is on its way to join Apple and Microsoft in the trillion-dollar club
CNBC
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This S&P 500 name is about to join the upper echelons of the mega-cap tech stocks, but one trader warns to watch out.
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A star stock picker is closing his fund because investors told him that style doesn't work anymore
CNBC
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Star stock picker Jeffrey Vinik says that he's shuttering his funds because would-be investors balked at his investment strategy
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Nikki Haley says Confederate flag symbolized ‘service, sacrifice and heritage’ until mass shooter Dylann Roof ‘hijacked’ it
MarketWatch
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She also said the media tried making the 2015 Charleston church shooting about race.
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Tesla’s stock zooms to two-year high on China factory optimism
MarketWatch
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Tesla Inc. shares rally more than 6% on Monday, ending only a few dollars short of its record high.
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Web inventor unveils ambitious ‘rule book’ for internet responsibility
MarketWatch
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World Wide Web inventor Tim Berners-Lee released an ambitious rule book for online governance — a bill of rights and obligations for the internet — designed...
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This couple’s $161,000 in student-loan debt was forgiven after their applications were rejected — here’s how they did it
MarketWatch
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‘It was like a five-ton elephant being lifted off your shoulders.’
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Oil falls for 6th time in 7 sessions as US gasoline stock builds, crude output hits record
CNBC
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Oil prices on Wednesday fell after a U.S. report showed big increases in gasoline and distillates inventories and as crude production rose to a new record.
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Ghosn: ‘Nissan Owes Me a Lot of Money’
MarketWatch
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In an interview with WSJ’s Nick Kostov, Carlos Ghosn said he regrets not seizing a 2009 opportunity to work in the U.S., where he wouldn’t have been “crucified” for his pay. The former auto executive recently escaped Japan, where he faces charges of financial wrongdoing. Photo: Jacob Russell for The Wall Street Journal
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The NBA’s Andre Iguodala got to invest in Allbirds’ Series-A funding round — here’s how that happened
MarketWatch
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Iguodala and his business partner Rudy Cline-Thomas are trying to teach other NBA players about VC investing because they think it can make a cultural impact.
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ESG and socially responsible equity funds add to record inflows in December
MarketWatch
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A week after they posted their third inflow record since the beginning of September, SRI and ESG funds took in another $2 billion last week.
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Dow climbs nearly 200 points on gains in shares of Dow Inc., Goldman Sachs
MarketWatch
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The Dow Jones Industrial Average is trading up Thursday afternoon with shares of Dow Inc. and Goldman Sachs seeing positive gains for the index. The Dow was...
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If you buy into Warren Buffett’s advice to be ‘fearful when others are greedy,’ then get ready to be full of fear
MarketWatch
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The buyers have the upper hand lately, and those sitting on the sidelines during the latest push have to be questioning their approach. But are the bulls...
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We get $2,470 a month from Social Security and want a warm, friendly city near the ocean. Where should we retire?
MarketWatch
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Here are three spots to consider.
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China's industrial profits improved in November
MarketWatch
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BEIJING--Chinese industrial companies returned to profit growth in November, in line with recovering factory production as government policies start to take...
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Fat Tire brewer New Belgium is latest to sell in craft-beer buying bonanza
MarketWatch
published ago
Through all the sales of craft breweries to massive beer conglomerates in recent years, New Belgium Brewing appeared ready to hold out. In the end, though,...
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When ‘idjits’ mock Warren Buffett, the stock market could be in trouble
MarketWatch
published ago
Berkshire Hathaway earlier this month posted a profit that topped Wall Street expectations, but analysts weren’t all that focused on the bottom line. No, it...
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Here's what typically happens to the financial markets after major Middle East crisis events
CNBC
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Stocks and oil prices tend to perform well in the months following a Middle East crisis.
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Gold futures gain for the session, but end little changed for the week
MarketWatch
published ago
Gold futures moved higher Friday, but the yellow metal barely budges for the week as stocks rallied to all-time highs, helping to undercut some demand for...
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Morgan Stanley soars on earnings, has best day since 2012
CNBC
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It's been a mixed bag on big bank earnings, but Morgan Stanley soars after beat. With CNBC's Brian Sullivan and the Fast Money traders, Tim Seymour, Brian Kelly, Steve Grasso and Guy Adami.
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Cannabis stocks rally for a second day after House passes bill aiming to lift federal ban on weed
MarketWatch
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Cannabis stocks rallied for a second day Wednesday, buoyed by a historic congressional committee approval of a bill that would lift the federal ban on weed,...
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Oil prices ends day and week higher as EIA report shows bigger-than-expected crude drop
MarketWatch
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Crude-oil prices edges higher Friday and finish a holiday-shortened week near a three-month peak, after a report shows a bigger-than-expected decline in...
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Beware of the ‘toxic concoction’ that could finally crush the U.S. economy
MarketWatch
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Berkshire Hathaway’s Warren Buffett once hailed Bush for delivering a timely take on the economy during the financial crisis. One blogger takes a look at the...
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Election 2020: John Delaney Talks Trade and the Value of Globalization
MarketWatch
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As part of a series of Wall Street Journal interviews with Democratic 2020 candidates, former Maryland Democratic Congressman John Delaney sits down with WSJ’s Tarini Parti to discuss the Trans-Pacific Partnership and the U.S.-China trade dispute. Photo illustration: Laura Kammermann
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Oil prices ease as supply risk concerns fade
CNBC
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Oil prices eased on Tuesday as investors appeared to shrug off earlier supply concerns following a force majeure declared by Libya on two major oilfields amid a military blockade.
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Bill Gates-backed Heliogen’s solar ‘breakthrough’ could replace fossil fuels in steel and other big-polluting industries
MarketWatch
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Heliogen, a Bill Gates-supported clean energy company, claims it has achieved a breakthrough in concentrated solar energy that could replace the fossil fuels...
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More than half of the world's richest investors see a big market drop in 2020, says UBS survey
CNBC
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A majority of the most wealthy investors around the world are bracing for a big sell-off next year, according to a UBS survey.
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Dow Inc., Caterpillar share losses lead Dow's 250-point drop
MarketWatch
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The Dow Jones Industrial Average is trading down Friday afternoon with shares of Dow Inc. and Caterpillar facing the biggest declines for the blue-chip...
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Here’s everything investors need to know ahead of Britain’s election next week
MarketWatch
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It may seem as if the U.K. has been mired in political turmoil forever, but the deadlock over Brexit and the country’s future may just be broken next week...
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Tesla ‘Blade Runner’ pickup truck could be so futuristic that it leaves buyers cold
MarketWatch
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Some on Wall Street are skeptical about the new Tesla Inc. pickup truck — that it could be too futuristic and leave traditional pickup buyers unhappy with...
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The market and its fear gauge that tracks volatility are moving together. That could be a bad sign
CNBC
published ago
"People are looking at the stock market that's going straight up and it's making them greedy," one analyst says.
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Here’s a warning for investors who are tempted by this year-end rally for stocks
MarketWatch
published ago
Wall Street is looking at another record session for Friday, and warning bells are going off for some. Our call of the day says don’t get tempted into stocks...
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Why your 401(k) isn’t making you enough money for a secure retirement — plus more top investing tips
MarketWatch
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Top MarketWatch money and investing features from the past week.
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Treasury yields end higher as trade worries ease
MarketWatch
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Yields rise on U.S. government debt on Wednesday, recovering half of the previous session’s large falls, on news that the U.S. and China were on track to...
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Climate change will break the housing market, says David Burt, who predicted the 2008 financial crisis
MarketWatch
published ago
Risk to the housing market from underestimated climate change — and a chance to capitalize on these miscalculations — echoes lessons from the 2008...
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European stocks aim at fresh record on China data and Wall Street’s optimism
MarketWatch
published ago
European stocks were poised to hit fresh records on Friday, inspired by upbeat China economic data and continued optimism over recent U.S. trade deals.
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Trump in uncharted territory — here’s what’s next for the stock market
MarketWatch
published ago
The president’s Iran gambit puts investors on edge.
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China's GDP growth to gradually moderate to 5.9% amid existing tariffs: UOB
CNBC
published ago
Peter Chia of UOB expects China's GDP to gradually moderate to 5.9% this year and he is looking at a target of 6.85-7.20 trade range for Chinese yuan against the U.S. dollar.
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Dow drops 75 points on losses for shares of Travelers, Walgreens Boots
MarketWatch
published ago
The Dow Jones Industrial Average is declining Thursday morning with shares of Travelers and Walgreens Boots delivering the stiffest headwinds for the index....
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Here’s the case for Tesla $6,000
MarketWatch
published ago
Ark Investment’s Catherine Wood told CNBC Tuesday she sees Tesla exploding to more than $6,000 within five years. Such a move would put the electric-car...
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Why are markets ignoring escalating conflict in Hong Kong?
MarketWatch
published ago
Investors are betting that U.S.-China trade relations can survive Congress’ protest against Beijing’s policy toward Hong Kong
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Dow's 115-point drop led by losses for IBM, Procter & Gamble shares
MarketWatch
published ago
Shares of IBM and Procter & Gamble are retreating Monday afternoon, dragging the Dow Jones Industrial Average into negative territory. The Dow was most...
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Backlash grows against sale of domain names company
MarketWatch
published ago
Fears grow that Ethos Capital’s buyout of .org domain names will lead to censorship
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Dow falls 100 points on losses for shares of Home Depot, 3M
MarketWatch
published ago
Dragged down by declines for shares of Home Depot and 3M, the Dow Jones Industrial Average is down Wednesday afternoon. The Dow was most recently trading 103...
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Bank of Japan will not hesitate to ease further if necessary, Kuroda says
CNBC
published ago
"We will adjust policy as necessary to maintain momentum towards our price stability target while examining risks," says Kuroda at a quarterly meeting of the central bank's regional branch managers.
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Bull trend confirmed: S&P 500, Nasdaq knife to uncharted territory
MarketWatch
published ago
Technically speaking, the U.S. benchmarks’ already-bullish backdrop has strengthened amid a decisive November breakout, writes Michael Ashbaugh.
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Shares of biotech Aurinia surge 78% after positive data for Lupus drug
CNBC
published ago
The Victoria, Canada-based company rallied after its trial for drug voclosporin posted positive efficacy and safety results.
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Citigroup names David Chubak, 39 year old ex-McKinsey partner, as head of US retail banking
CNBC
published ago
The move comes at a critical time for Citigroup and CEO Michael Corbat.
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10-year Treasury yield retreats below 1.90% amid trade uncertainty and Hong Kong protests
MarketWatch
published ago
U.S. Treasury yields slip Wednesday as uncertainty on tariff rollbacks and protests in Hong Kong drive investors to take shelter in government paper.
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Dow drops 75 points on losses for Dow Inc., Caterpillar shares
MarketWatch
published ago
Dragged down by negative returns for shares of Dow Inc. and Caterpillar, the Dow Jones Industrial Average is trading down Wednesday morning. The Dow was most...
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Tesla’s Musk and Greenlight CEO lock horns in fiery Twitter feud
MarketWatch
published ago
Tesla’s Elon Musk fires off the latest volley in his the long-running feud with Greenlight Capital’s founder David Einhorn on Friday.
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Tearful billionaire has some advice for President Trump: Change your approach or get out of the race
MarketWatch
published ago
Omega Advisors founder Leon Cooperman shares some thoughts with CNBC’s Scott Wapner on Monday, perhaps reluctantly, about whether he supports a second term...
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These stocks and ETFs will help investors survive a ‘not great’ year, says top Wall Street strategist
MarketWatch
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Sam Stovall, CFRA’s chief investment strategist, tells MarketWatch that the year ahead for investors will be good, but not great. Here’s how he thinks...
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Motorola is back with a new Razr flip phone — for $1,500
MarketWatch
published ago
Motorola is bracing for the future by returning to the past. The company is adapting its historical flip-phone design for a smartphone with a foldable screen.
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FTSE 100 sees biggest jump since July as weak data results knock pound
MarketWatch
published ago
The pound fell after a weak purchasing managers index, which in turn boosted U.K. stocks.
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Asian shares slide on weak Japan data; Hang Seng drops 2%
MarketWatch
published ago
Japan reported Friday that its factory output fell 4.2% in October, much worse than forecast and the biggest month-on-month drop since January 2018
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I’ve been married 7 years and have 8 kids from a previous marriage — will I be entitled to my mother-in-law’s home when she dies?
MarketWatch
published ago
‘My mother-in-law does not like me, so I can’t talk to her about this.’
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The stock market’s rally to start 2020 means it will take the average worker a record 114 hours to buy one unit of the S&P 500
MarketWatch
published ago
Stocks lurch toward fresh records to commence the first trading day in 2020, but those gains have raised some questions about the run-up in values for...
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The No. 1 job in which you can make more than $100,000 — with minimal stress
MarketWatch
published ago
U.S. News & World Report just released its 2020 best jobs in America list.
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Can cash come off the sidelines and boost stocks?
MarketWatch
published ago
Some analysts say the heap of cash shows that investors haven’t grown excessively exuberant despite markets’ double-digit gains this year, and have plenty of...
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Treasury yields edge higher on tentative trade optimism
MarketWatch
published ago
U.S. Treasury yields edged up Thursday, reversing some of this week’s decline, after a report said Beijing was pushing to advance talks on a partial trade...
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British pound falls but stocks gain as Boris Johnson’s lead narrows in polls
MarketWatch
published ago
British stocks climbed higher on Tuesday despite the Conservative Party’s lead narrowing in two separate election polls
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Disney's streaming business is already worth more than $100 billion alone, investors believe
CNBC
published ago
The market is valuing Disney's streaming business at $108 billion, according to Barclays.
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Dollar slips vs safe-haven yen, Swiss franc amid Iran sanctions
CNBC
published ago
The U.S. dollar fell from four-week highs against the safe-haven yen and slid versus the Swiss franc on Friday as investors fretted over possible renewed geopolitical tensions between the United States and Iran.
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S&P 500, Nasdaq eke out new records in wake of U.S.-China trade pact
MarketWatch
published ago
U.S. stocks closed slightly higher Friday after President Donald Trump and Chinese officials announced a trade pact that includes a rollback of some tariffs,...
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Here are the most accurate S&P 500 predictions of the year, so far
MarketWatch
published ago
MarketWatch ranks Wall Street strategists based on the accuracy of their year-end 2019 S&P 500 index targets
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Uber co-founder Travis Kalanick has dumped more than $700 million in stock since last week
MarketWatch
published ago
Former Uber Technologies Inc. CEO Travis Kalanick is taking advantage of his first opportunity to cash out of the company he co-founded, dumping more than...
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These are the stocks that led the S&P 500 to its new record
CNBC
published ago
Strong performances by technology and bank stocks have sent the S&P 500 climbing this month.
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Here are the biggest risks to the financial markets in 2020
CNBC
published ago
Stocks may be at record highs as the year winds down, but one economist has already started issuing warnings about a host of threats to the markets in 2020.
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Goldman Sachs is in talks with the US government to settle 1MDB scandal for about $2 billion
CNBC
published ago
A settlement would lift a cloud that has hung over Goldman and its CEO David Solomon since he took over in late 2018.
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The father of the passive investing revolution on Wall Street says his idea was called 'garbage'
CNBC
published ago
Burton Malkiel, author of "A Random Walk Down Wall Street," said the investment community thought his passive investing idea was "ridiculous."
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Gold hits two-week high on safe-haven demand
CNBC
published ago
Gold prices rose to a two-week high on Tuesday as a new strain of pneumonia in China stoked fears of a wider epidemic that could hamper economic growth, sparking a sudden bout of risk aversion and sell-off in Asian stocks.
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Why the bullish stock-market narrative depends on U.S.-China trade rhetoric right now
MarketWatch
published ago
If it feels like the stock market is blipping up or down based on the latest trade headlines, that’s because it is, according to an analysis by Société...
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How to get Disney+, Apple TV+, Amazon Prime Video or Netflix for ‘free’ — and what to know before you sign up
MarketWatch
published ago
Your cellphone plan or new TV could come with discounted or free video streaming.
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Dow’s surge to 28,000 powered by Apple and Home Depot’s stocks
MarketWatch
published ago
The Dow Jones Industrial Average marks history on Friday by finishing at a round-number milestone at 28,000, but the blue-chip benchmark couldn’t have scaled...
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Dow, S&P 500 snap three-day losing streak amid renewed U.S.-China trade-talk optimism
MarketWatch
published ago
U.S. stocks close higher Wednesday after a report suggesting that a phase-one U.S.-China trade deal is still being worked on, offsetting fears of a delay...
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China's purchase of US goods could slow after two years, says strategist
CNBC
published ago
Max Lin from NatWest Markets says China is "off the hook" after the two-year commitment period stated in the "phase one" trade deal with the U.S.
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Charting a jagged 2020 start, S&P 500 nails first support
MarketWatch
published ago
Technically speaking, the U.S. benchmarks’ bull trend has thus far weathered a jagged 2020 start amid heightened geopolitical tensions, writes Michael Ashbaugh.
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Stocks in Europe weaken from 22-month highs
MarketWatch
published ago
Stocks in Europe edged lower on Tuesday, backing away from highs ahead of a key meeting on U.S. interest rates.
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Oil futures rise, looking to recoup losses from back-to-back declines
MarketWatch
published ago
Oil futures move higher on Wednesday, with prices looking to recoup the losses they suffered over the past two trading sessions.
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U.S. tariffs on China have oddly little effect on import prices. What’s going on?
MarketWatch
published ago
Steep U.S. tariffs on most Chinese goods have had a puzzling lack of influence on the price of imports, raising questions about who exactly is paying the...
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The odds aren’t in stock-market investors favor, says billionaire Howard Marks
MarketWatch
published ago
Legendary investor Howard Marks likes to analyze probabilities and he's determined that when it comes to the stock market, chances of healthy, future returns...
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Aurora Cannabis says 94% of holders of its C$230 million in convertible debt opt for early conversion
MarketWatch
published ago
Aurora Cannabis Inc. said Tuesday that about 94% of the holders of its C$230 million ($174 million) of 5% unsecured convertible debt that matures in March of...
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Former Goldman boss Blankfein, with a net worth of $1.3 billion, says TV reporters make too much money
MarketWatch
published ago
“Do you think CEO’s make too much money?” CNBC host Scott Wapner asked ex-Goldman CEO Lloyd Blankfein during a Tuesday afternoon interview.
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10-year Treasury yield at five-week high as investors shrug off Washington impeachment drama
MarketWatch
published ago
U.S. Treasury yields rise Tuesday as investors look past impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump, focus on stabilizing global economic growth .
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Novo Nordisk downgraded by UBS on concerns over drug launch cost
MarketWatch
published ago
Novo Nordisk was downgraded to neutral from buy at UBS, on concerns over the costs of launching Rybelsus, an oral Type-2 diabetes drug. "There aren't...
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China's factory activity hits 8-month low
MarketWatch
published ago
BEIJING--An official gauge of China's factory activity slipped to an eight month-low in October, adding challenges to Beijing as it tries to balance economic...
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I discovered through 23andMe that my daughter is not mine — can I claim back child support from the biological father?
MarketWatch
published ago
‘I was forced to marry, thinking the baby was mine.’
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Here’s what you need to know about the $12 trillion ESG investment world
MarketWatch
published ago
As pensions, companies and mutual-fund managers come under pressure to act in line with their investors’ consciences, so-called ESG strategies have been on...
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Chicago eyes bigger budget savings from upsized bond refunding
CNBC
published ago
CHICAGO, Jan 14- Chicago will gain $40 million in additional upfront savings from a bigger bond refunding aimed at plugging a huge hole in the current budget, the mayor's office announced on Tuesday. A planned $1.26 billion refunding this week of outstanding debt was increased to $1.47 billion to accommodate $374 million of bonds Chicago expects to repurchase...
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5 things to cut out of your diet right now to reduce high blood pressure and lower the risk of heart failure
MarketWatch
published ago
A study of 4,500 people over 13 years and published in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine comes to some surprising conclusions.
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How the Quds Force Extended Iran’s Influence in the Region
MarketWatch
published ago
Maj. Gen. Qassem Soleimani, who was killed in a U.S. drone strike on Jan. 3, was the commander of Iran’s Quds Force. WSJ explains how this arm of Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps was formed and the role it has played in the U.S.-Iran conflict.
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A legendary trader who made billions betting on wars, other macro events is hanging it up
CNBC
published ago
The step to privatize Moore Capital will mark the end of a storied era at the firm and follows years of weaker performance at the fund.
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10-year and 30-year Treasury yields book biggest weekly rise since Nov. 8
MarketWatch
published ago
U.S. Treasury yields retreat from their highs on Friday, but leave a week long increase intact, as strong economic data wasn’t enough to propel benchmark...
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Euro government bond yields largely stable, but Italy dips
CNBC
published ago
LONDON, Jan 20- European government bond yields traded neutral Monday ahead of key economic events this week such as the World Economic Forum in Davos and European Central Bank meeting. Ratings agency Fitch affirmed Germany's rating at AAA late on Friday and China's Vice Premier Liu said he will negotiate with U.S. companies to increase imports of U.S. goods,...
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Why the oil market rally on elevated U.S.-Iran tensions may be short lived
MarketWatch
published ago
The U.S. assassination of one of Iran’s top military commanders sparked a rally in the oil market, but Iran’s next move will dictate whether prices will see...
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Mark Zuckerberg used the ‘A’ word during earnings call
MarketWatch
published ago
While other big tech CEOs avoided the topic altogether, Zuckerberg answered questions about antitrust regulation during Facebook’s Q3 earnings call.
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Former Bill Clinton adviser: Hillary feels ‘God put her on Earth’ to be president, but one thing is keeping her from running
MarketWatch
published ago
Dick Morris went on the John Catsimatidis’s radio show to talk about the likelihood of Hillary Clinton running for president.
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Chase hikes annual fee for its Sapphire Reserve card to $550 — a $100 increase
MarketWatch
published ago
Sapphire Reserve card holders will now get benefits for Lyft and DoorDash.
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Right-wing host complains Mister Rogers modeled ‘metrosexual wimpiness’ and should’ve been more like John Wayne
MarketWatch
published ago
‘If you really want to have a beautiful day in the neighborhood, call John Wayne and tell him to bring his guns’
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European stocks worried over U.S.-China relations, but head for November gain
MarketWatch
published ago
European stocks were set to close out the week and month of November with gains, but Friday’s session was marked by losses as investors fretted over signs of...
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Asia-Pacific markets fall as global trade tensions rise
MarketWatch
published ago
Asian markets fell in early trading Tuesday after the Trump administration sparked trade tensions on new fronts.
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Amarin’s fish-oil pill now available to millions more patients. But it’s still no Lipitor
MarketWatch
published ago
A long-awaited label expansion for Amarin Corp.’s prescription fish-oil medication puts Vascepa on track for millions of dollars in new revenue. But the new...
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TREASURIES-U.S. yields rise on economic data, but still rangebound
CNBC
published ago
"It doesn't seem to have gleaned most of the optimism we've seen in the equity market," said John Herrmann, director of U.S. interest rates strategy for MUFG. Tom Simons, money market economist for Jefferies, said longer-term yields also may have gotten a boost because of Thursday's announcement by the U.S. Treasury that it will begin issuing a new 20- year bond in the...
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Stocks open mixed as market searches for fresh catalyst
MarketWatch
published ago
U.S. stocks were in consolidation mode Wednesday as markets awaited additional news on China-U.S. trade, weighed corporate quarterly results, and digested...
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‘My brother refuses to work and he owes me $50,000’ — I want him to pay me back so I’m continuing to support him financially
MarketWatch
published ago
‘I have agreed to fund his short-term needs with a periodic transfer of assets to his accounts, which he depends on for daily survival.’
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Dow's 240-point climb highlighted by gains in Cisco, Home Depot shares
MarketWatch
published ago
Led by strong returns for shares of Cisco and Home Depot, the Dow Jones Industrial Average is climbing Thursday afternoon. The Dow is trading 240 points...
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Stocks close mixed on geopolitical tensions
MarketWatch
published ago
U.S. stocks were mostly lower at the close of trading on Tuesday as investors tried to shake off worries over an escalation of the conflict between the U.S....
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Market rally not about FOMO, but repricing risk: Tom Lee
CNBC
published ago
Tom Lee, Fundstrat head of research, joins 'Fast Money Halftime Report' to discuss the Dow hititng 29K and what's driving the rally.
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Bond fund managers beat stock pickers. Here’s why.
MarketWatch
published ago
Active bond fund managers do better because there are market inefficiencies to exploit, explains Guggenheim Securities.
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Major stock indexes finish lower in second last trading session of year
MarketWatch
published ago
U.S. stocks ended lower on Monday in a year set to leave investors with significant returns, buoyed by a preliminary trade deal with China and policy support...
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Tesla stock’s ‘meteoric’ rally comes to a halt
MarketWatch
published ago
Tesla stock loses some of its luster on Thursday with one analyst downgrading it and calling it “fully valued.”
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Stocks open higher as investors tackle busiest day for earnings
MarketWatch
published ago
U.S. stocks opened higher on Thursday as investors closely monitored a busy session for earnings releases, with a quartet of Dow components and some 45 of...
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Your first trade for Thursday, January 16
CNBC
published ago
The "Fast Money" traders share their first moves for the market open.
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Cramer shares the unusual signs that mean a stock is ready to explode
CNBC
published ago
Jim Cramer flags one chart pattern that can tell you a stock is ready to skyrocket.
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This chart shows how Vanguard’s explosive growth has ‘taken on a life of its own’
MarketWatch
published ago
Vanguard commands an outsize portion of U.S. assets under management, and also dominates flows of incoming money, making it hard to beat.
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U.S. Treasury to begin selling new 20-year bond in first half of 2020
MarketWatch
published ago
The U.S. Treasury, faced with financing budget deficits topping $1 trillion annually, is introducing a new 20-year bond.
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New ad claims Bernie Sanders, Elizabeth Warren and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez want to punish success
MarketWatch
published ago
The richest among us have been getting smacked around by the likes of presidential hopefuls Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders during this contentious...
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Gold eases on demand for riskier assets, set for worst week in 2 months
CNBC
published ago
Gold edged lower on Friday, on track to post its worst week in two months, as positive U.S. economic data and optimism over an interim U.S.-China trade deal boosted appetite for riskier assets and dented some of bullion's allure.
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As stocks hit more and more records, there are signs traders may be getting way too euphoric
CNBC
published ago
Wall Street may be getting a bit too excited about the stock market's hot start to the new year.
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Ukrainian jet was shot down by Iranian missile: Sources
CNBC
published ago
Sources confirmed to NBC that a Boeing 737-800 Ukrainian Airlines flight that crashed in Tehran was shot down by an Iranian missile. CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports.
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Dow up 110 points on gains in shares of Microsoft, Goldman Sachs
MarketWatch
published ago
The Dow Jones Industrial Average is up Monday morning with shares of Microsoft and Goldman Sachs delivering strong returns for the price-weighted average....
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Dow, S&P 500 and Nasdaq all climbs to records as stock market extends gains
MarketWatch
published ago
Stocks head toward fresh records early Monday, amid continued optimism about a near-term U.S.-China trade resolution.
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Stocks shift higher on Trump trade tweet right after opening bell
MarketWatch
published ago
U.S. stocks reversed higher soon after the opening bell on Thursday after President Donald Trump said in a tweet that the U.S. was getting close to "big...
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Own stocks, thank the Fed and don’t expect the next U.S. recession to start anytime soon, says BCA Research
MarketWatch
published ago
U.S. economy may chug along for another two years without a blip thanks to the Federal Reserve’s low rates, which makes it a good time to own stocks, say...
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Stocks see mixed finish after edging to all-time intraday highs
MarketWatch
published ago
U.S. stocks end mixed Tuesday as doubts about the extent of import tariff reductions in a trade deal with China saw equities retreat from fresh intraday...
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Dow and S&P 500 are guaranteed to rise at least another 5% in the next 2 months — if this 70-year-old pattern holds
MarketWatch
published ago
It’s the last day of October for stocks and the markets have enjoyed an anxiety-ridden climb toward all-time highs, but if this statistical trend for equity...
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Here’s a look at the biggest movers among U.S. oil stocks after Iran’s Soleimani is killed
MarketWatch
published ago
The broad market was down, but some energy stocks were up significantly.
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In battle between stock market and yield curve, SocGen says bond market will be ultimate victor
MarketWatch
published ago
Stocks are near all-time highs despite a flat U.S. Treasury yield curve that only un-inverted a few weeks ago.
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‘Gold, gold, gold, gold’ — CNBC host Jim Cramer says stocks should have been down a lot more to start the week
MarketWatch
published ago
CNBC “Mad Money” host Jim Cramer was scratching his head over the short-lived premarket selloff on Monday.
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This ETF should tell you if Elizabeth Warren has a chance in 2020 or not
CNBC
published ago
Those in search of a real-time, market-based way to make money on Warren's nomination odds should track one health-care ETF, Jefferies says.
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Warren Buffett is sitting on $128 billion, raising questions about whether the market is overvalued
CNBC
published ago
Buffett's decision to walk away from a deal despite Berkshire's massive cash hoard may show there aren't that many reasonably priced opportunities.
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Johnson & Johnson, McDonald's share gains contribute to Dow's nearly 75-point climb
MarketWatch
published ago
Led by strong returns for shares of Johnson & Johnson and McDonald's, the Dow Jones Industrial Average is climbing Wednesday afternoon. Shares of Johnson...
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Asian markets mixed in aftermath of Iran general’s death
MarketWatch
published ago
Asian stocks were mixed Friday and oil prices surged after an Iranian general was killed by U.S. forces in Iraq.
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U.S. Hits Iranian Economy With Further Sanctions
MarketWatch
published ago
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced terms for additional sanctions the U.S. has placed on Iran. Photo: Nicholas Kamm/AFP
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This 50-year-old dog walker retired after making more than $1 million — working just three days a week
MarketWatch
published ago
Kristin Morrison started a business doing what she loves.
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'I care' — billionaire investor tears up talking about America, Elizabeth Warren and Donald Trump
CNBC
published ago
Cooperman teared up on Monday as he discussed the political divide in the U.S. and his concerns about the American dream.
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Dow's 36-point fall led by losses in shares of IBM, 3M
MarketWatch
published ago
Behind declines for shares of IBM and 3M, the Dow Jones Industrial Average is declining Monday afternoon. The Dow was most recently trading 36 points lower...
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Elon Musk doesn’t back down after Ford challenges Tesla to an ‘apples to apples’ tug-of-war rematch
MarketWatch
published ago
A clip of Tesla’s futuristic Cybertruck easily dragging a Ford F-150 uphill has gone viral. Now Ford is looking for a fair fight.
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Intel sticks some coal in Dell and HP’s Christmas stockings
MarketWatch
published ago
Intel Corp. may become the Grinch who stole Christmas from large PC makers.
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Nasdaq ends above 9,000 with 10th-straight record close; S&P, Dow set new all-time highs
MarketWatch
published ago
U.S. stocks continued to drift higher in the fourth-to-last trading day of 2019, with the major benchmarks setting new intraday and closing highs. The Dow...
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Amazon says its last delivery before Christmas arrived at 11:59 p.m. in Seattle
MarketWatch
published ago
Amazon.com Inc. said in its Thursday holiday roundup that the last delivery the e-commerce giant made before Christmas was at 11:59 p.m. local time in the...
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Tesla rally sends Wall Street analysts scrambling to catch up
CNBC
published ago
Nearly a dozen Wall Street firms have adjusted estimates for Tesla since the beginning of the year.
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Two more billionaires say the 2020 election could trigger a market plunge
MarketWatch
published ago
The views of Steve Cohen and Paul Tudor Jones echo those of other big name Wall Street types, like Rob Citrone and Leon Cooperman, in making extremely...
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Dow's 1% Halloween skid wipes out weekly gain
MarketWatch
published ago
The Dow Jones Industrial Average turned negative for the week Thursday afternoon as losses for the blue-chip index gathered steam. The Dow was most recently...
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Gold edges lower as stock-market rally takes shine off haven assets
MarketWatch
published ago
Gold futures trade slightly lower Wednesday, remaining under pressure as U.S. stocks continue to push into record territory on optimism over trade talks...
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Ex-Goldman tech chief Marty Chavez joins start-up seeking to disrupt cancer
CNBC
published ago
Chavez left Goldman at the end of last year after spending almost two decades at the Wall Street firm.
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Oil prices climb after production halt in Libya and Iraq unrest fears
MarketWatch
published ago
Oil prices kicked off the week with higher prices amid supply disruptions in two major crude producing countries.
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Carnival cancels 8 sailings of the Mardi Gras cruise ship after delivery delay
MarketWatch
published ago
Carnival Corp. said Friday it cancelled the first eight sailings of the cruise ship Mardi Gras in 2020, after the company was informed that the delivery of...
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China's November industrial output ticks up
MarketWatch
published ago
BEIJING--China's industrial production and consumption expanded at a faster-than-expected pace in November, indicating a possible rebound in activity after...
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Middle East tensions won't upend market momentum, Boston Private Wealth CIO
CNBC
published ago
Shannon Saccocia, Boston Private CIO, joins 'Fast Money Halftime Report' to discuss how the growing geopolitical tensions between the U.S. and Iran could impact investors.
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'Infinite leverage' — some Robinhood users have been trading with unlimited borrowed money
CNBC
published ago
Some Robinhood users have been manipulating the stock-trading app to trade with what they're calling "infinite leverage."
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Gold is rebounding, but trader warns of more downside to come
CNBC
published ago
Gold prices are staging a small comeback to end the week. Todd Gordon of TradingAnalysis.com warns that it could be short-lived.
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Oil prices will climb above $100 a barrel if Iran blocks the Strait of Hormuz, analysts predict
CNBC
published ago
Oil prices would skyrocket if Iran moved to completely cut off the Strait of Hormuz, energy analysts told CNBC on Wednesday.
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The move to free stock trading led to a big jump in new accounts for Charles Schwab
CNBC
published ago
Charles Schwab added 142,000 new brokerage accounts in October, a 7% jump from October of last year and up 31% since September.
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JGBs slightly weaker, super-long yields at 2-month high
CNBC
published ago
TOKYO, Jan 20- Prices of most Japanese government bonds fell on Monday, with yields on long-dated bonds rising to two-month highs after an auction of 20- year JGBs last week, while investors also awaited remarks from Bank of Japan governor later in the week. The 30- year JGB yield rose 1.5 basis points to 0.470%, its highest since mid-November, while the 40- year...
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Washington crowd boos Trump at World Series, chants ‘Lock him up!’
MarketWatch
published ago
Trump, along with first lady Melania Trump and a group of lawmakers including Sen. Lindsey Graham, attended Game 5 of the World Series, pitting the...
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Australia's economy sputters despite stimulus
MarketWatch
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SYDNEY--Australia's economy failed to fire up in the third quarter, despite the Reserve Bank of Australia rolling out cuts to its official cash rate, the...
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Subaru recalls 400,000 vehicles with engine issues
MarketWatch
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Both major recalls start on December 13, 2019.
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Someone paying $120,000 for a banana duct-taped to a wall at Art Basel is the perfect picture of wealth inequality
MarketWatch
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Art sales and auctions have been setting records, which could be another sign of the wealth gap, according to a Citi report
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Macron blocks EU delay of Brexit as debate on length of extension continues: report
MarketWatch
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French President Emmanuel Macron blocked the European Union's attempt to delay Brexit for three months, Bloomberg News reported. The European Commission said...
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Bet on Beyond Meat? 4 trades
CNBC
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The Fast Money traders discuss Beyond Meat. Is the stock worth a taste?
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Dow 29,000 in sight, as fading Mideast tensions help to jolt stock market higher
MarketWatch
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The Dow Jones Industrial Average makes a spectacular move higher, with the blue-chip benchmark on the verge of moving above another important psychological...
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CNBC’s Cramer says U.S. ‘can walk away from the table’ in China trade talks after jobs report
MarketWatch
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A hotter-than-expected jobs report for November has Wall Street waxing extremely bullish.
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Americans don’t understand the dementia risk they face
MarketWatch
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Research suggests many didn’t understand the connection between physical and brain health and how racial differences can affect dementia risk.
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Stocks open lower on trade pessimism
MarketWatch
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U.S. stock opened lower Friday as a short session got underway, weighed down by questions about the future of U.S.-China trade talks. The Dow Jones...
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Why a bustling labor force could signal a recession looming in the near future
MarketWatch
published ago
Labor gains in the past five years are powering the U.S. economy but also squeezing business profits, a trend that cannot be sustained forever, Credit Suisse...
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Dow flat despite losses in shares of Procter & Gamble, Visa
MarketWatch
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Shares of Procter & Gamble and Visa are retreating Thursday afternoon, though the Dow Jones Industrial Average remains roughly flat. The Dow was most...
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Here’s how much stock you should own when you retire
MarketWatch
published ago
You need the right balance to offset the risks you’ll face
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Dow's nearly 175-point jump highlighted by gains in shares of Dow Inc., Johnson & Johnson
MarketWatch
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The Dow Jones Industrial Average is trading up Wednesday morning with shares of Dow Inc. and Johnson & Johnson leading the way for the price-weighted...
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S&P, Nasdaq close at new records after Trump minimizes Iran strikes; Dow gains capped by Boeing
MarketWatch
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U.S. stocks recovered from overnight losses to post solid gains, with the Nasdaq notching a new record close, after remarks by President Trump suggested the...
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While going through my late sister’s belongings, I discovered she stole my inheritance and swindled our mother
MarketWatch
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‘While my sister’s husband feels bad for me, he will not compensate me for my loss.’
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Dow up 75 points on gains for UnitedHealth, Visa stocks
MarketWatch
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Powered by strong returns for shares of UnitedHealth and Visa, the Dow Jones Industrial Average is trading up Wednesday afternoon. The Dow is trading 77...
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Dow falls 75 points on losses for 3M, Pfizer shares
MarketWatch
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Shares of 3M and Pfizer are posting losses Wednesday morning, dragging the Dow Jones Industrial Average into negative territory. Shares of 3M and Pfizer are...
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Which markets are closed on Veterans day?
MarketWatch
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In observance of U.S. Veterans day, the bond market will be closed next Monday Nov 11 while other markets will remain open.
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Surging Swiss franc may have become a gold proxy, Goldman Sachs says
CNBC
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The Swiss franc, which has been in a steep incline against the dollar of late, may be being used as a proxy for gold, according to Goldman Sachs.
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Elon Musk makes cannabis joke on Twitter as Tesla’s stock jumps above $420
MarketWatch
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Tesla Inc. Chief Executive Elon Musk couldn’t resist some cannabis humor on Twitter on Monday.
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Dow jumps nearly 150 points on gains for Goldman Sachs, Cisco stocks
MarketWatch
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Shares of Goldman Sachs and Cisco are seeing strong returns Monday morning, lifting the Dow Jones Industrial Average into positive territory. The Dow is...
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Goldman says there are three big stock buyers that will keep the record rally going
CNBC
published ago
Corporations, foreign investors and U.S. households are the three big market forces which could continue to drive demand for U.S. equities.
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Stocks look to record six-day winning streak; House votes on impeachment
MarketWatch
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U.S. stocks opened slightly higher on Wednesday as investors monitored the House's vote on articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump. The...
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Dow's 225-point climb highlighted by gains for JPMorgan Chase, Cisco shares
MarketWatch
published ago
Powered by strong returns for shares of JPMorgan Chase and Cisco, the Dow Jones Industrial Average is climbing Thursday morning. Shares of JPMorgan Chase and...
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The stock market heads to record heights even as the Trump impeachment hearings enter a new phase — here’s why
MarketWatch
published ago
Here’s why the Trump impeachment hearings are being viewed as a nonevent for Wall Street investors.
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Final Trades: HD, DIS, PG & BMY
CNBC
published ago
The Fast Money traders look ahead to next week.
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Here are the best and worst Dow and S&P 500 stocks of 2019
MarketWatch
published ago
Apple leads the Dow, while AMD is the best performer in the S&P 500.
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Dow jumps more than 330 points as 2020 books best start to a calendar year in seven years
MarketWatch
published ago
U.S. stocks stormed higher Thursday to kick off the first trading session in 2020, with all three of the benchmark indexes finishing at records to commence...
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Treasury yields close lower in subdued holiday trade
MarketWatch
published ago
U.S. Treasury yields finished lower Tuesday in holiday-thinned trading after strong demand for an auction for government paper helped spur demand.
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British pound flirts with $1.29 as service sector flat in October
MarketWatch
published ago
The British pound flirted with the $1.29 level on Tuesday as a measure of the British service sector steadied in October.
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Trump perfectly orchestrates the stock market’s rise whenever momentum wanes
MarketWatch
published ago
Price action, internal momentum and volume aren’t great, but that doesn’t matter when the president wields his baton.
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Gold prices edge lower, look to give back much of their recent gains
MarketWatch
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Gold futures edge lower on Tuesday, set to relinquish much of the gains scored a day earlier, with the haven metal finding little reason to make any...
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Bullish momentum persists, S&P 500 sustains break to uncharted territory
MarketWatch
published ago
Technically speaking, the major U.S. benchmarks remain near-term extended — and are due a cooling-off period, if not a corrective pullback — though the more...
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3M, Cisco share losses lead Dow's 75-point fall
MarketWatch
published ago
Shares of 3M and Cisco are retreating Thursday morning, sending the Dow Jones Industrial Average into negative territory. Shares of 3M and Cisco are...
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The Week Ahead: Heavy week of earnings
CNBC
published ago
CNBC's Eric Chemi looks ahead to what are likely to be next week's top business and financial stories.
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Gold heads toward a 1-month high, poised for best weekly gain in 2 months
MarketWatch
published ago
Gold futures extend their gain above a key $1,500 price on Friday, and look poised to settle at a one-month high, as investors positioned for more easing...
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Disney World characters claim tourists inappropriately touched them
MarketWatch
published ago
Disney employees who dress as Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse and Donald Duck separately filed police reports in December claiming they were inappropriately...
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Gold sheds 0.2% to settle at $1,480.90
MarketWatch
published ago
Gold prices ended lower Friday, but finished the week up 0.2%, following positive U.S. economic data and optimistic tones from President Trump about the...
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Will a Santa Claus rally power the S&P 500 and Dow to their best years in a generation?
MarketWatch
published ago
A strong showing in December could set the S&P 500 for its best year since 1997.
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Murray Energy joins growing list of coal companies to declare bankruptcy
CNBC
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Murray Energy, once the nation's largest privately held coal company, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.
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The No. 1 ‘happiest country’ in the world also has one of the highest suicide rates — economists have a theory why
MarketWatch
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Some 70% of people aged 15 to 64 have a paid job and 60% participate in adult education every year.
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Everyone is bullish on stocks all of a sudden — here’s why you shouldn’t be
MarketWatch
published ago
Some money managers may be experiencing a fear of missing out, which could juice stocks in the short term.
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Gap scraps plan to spin off Old Navy
CNBC
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CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports that Gap is no longer planning to spin off Old Navy. With CNBC's Brian Sullivan and the Fast Money traders, Tim Seymour, Brian Kelly, Steve Grasso and Guy Adami.
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A global index provider is putting more weight on China stocks, raising concerns from lawmakers
CNBC
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MSCI later today will announce an increase in the weighting of mainland China in its MSCI Emerging Markets Index, a benchmark used by many global funds and ETFs. Sen. Marco Rubio has raised red flags about the move, saying the pension assets of federal workers should not be invested in companies that work against U.S. interests.
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Man who called Dow 20,000 says one of the biggest stock-market dangers in 2020 is ‘people could be throwing risk to the wind’
MarketWatch
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The Wharton professor who forecast that the Dow Jones Industrial Average would see 20,000 at the end of 2015 says that market fundamentals are sufficient to...
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My stepmother and father gave me $16K, but after my father died she said she needs it back — should I give it to her?
MarketWatch
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‘She argues that it would be considered hiding money by the probate court.’
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Nike, Coca-Cola and Zynga are among the stocks to watch for 2020, according to Wall Street analysts
CNBC
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Wall Street analysts named their top picks for 2020.
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Here’s when markets will be closed for Christmas and the New Year
MarketWatch
published ago
U.S. stock investors are in a holly, jolly mood heading into year-end, a sharp departure from the turmoil felt at the end of 2018.
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There’s a right way and a wrong way to trade ETFs
MarketWatch
published ago
In some cases, the price of an ETF can briefly become disconnected from the combined price of all the underlying holdings within the fund. That may mean that...
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Asia stocks rise, yuan jumps amid increased trade optimism
CNBC
published ago
China's yuan-denominated imports from the U.S. rebounded in November and December, data showed ahead of a phase one deal signing with the U.S. this week. Optimism also rose as the U.S. removed China from a list of currency manipulators.
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Oil futures log back-to-back gains on eve of Christmas; Brent ends at 3-month high
MarketWatch
published ago
Oil futures on Tuesday settle sharply higher as worries about the global economy receded momentarily on the eve of Christmas. However, trading volumes were...
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Stocks slump at open on Middle East tensions, on track for back-to-back decline
MarketWatch
published ago
Stocks fell at the opening bell on Monday, retreating from their record closes set last week, as investors stay rattled by ratcheting U.S.-Iran tensions. The...
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Tech giants and central banks ruled equity markets in the 2010s - will they reign in the 2020s?
MarketWatch
published ago
From the world of physical assets to a virtual reality, with a little help from central banks, the decade just ending saw U.S. stocks rise xx times. Will...
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Business leaders urge Boris Johnson to take swift, decisive action
MarketWatch
published ago
Following Boris Johnson’s majority election victory, businesses press him to start work as soon as possible
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7Qs: How this money manager uses his military background to maximize returns
CNBC
published ago
Several investing approaches yield strong returns. For Dryden Pence, the backbone of his strategy comes from his military background.
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It’s time to buy Uber’s stock, analysts say
MarketWatch
published ago
Shares of Uber Technologies Inc. gained ground again Friday, to extend their bounce off last week’s record low, after Stifel Nicolaus analyst Scott Devitt...
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Fox News asks guest about Tucker Carlson’s prediction for Michelle Obama — nobody saw this answer coming
MarketWatch
published ago
Tucker Carlson stirred up plenty of buzz Monday when he suggested Michelle Obama could ultimately join the 2020 presidential race. But one Fox News guest,...
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2 million Americans don’t have access to running water and basic plumbing
MarketWatch
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This lack of access ‘makes it difficult to stay healthy, earn a living, go to school, and care for a family.’
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A popular Wall Street blogger vowed to never short the stock market again — until now
MarketWatch
published ago
After getting destroyed by misplaced bets against stocks, Wolf Richter of the popular Wolf Street financial blog, says he’s back at it again.
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BNP Paribas USA CEO Jean-Yves Fillion on markets and sustainability
CNBC
published ago
Jean-Yves Fillion, BNP Paribas USA CEO, on markets and sustainability. With CNBC's Brian Sullivan and the Fast Money traders, Tim Seymour, Jeff Mills, Dan Nathan and Guy Adami.
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Quantum computing will be the smartphone of the 2020s, says Bank of America strategist
MarketWatch
published ago
Israel argues quantum computing could be an ‘even more radical’ technology in terms of its impact on businesses than the smartphone has been
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‘To hell with it’: She ditched Canada at 56 for Belize, where a couple can get ‘everything you could imagine’ for under $50,000 a year
MarketWatch
published ago
She moved to a beautiful, laid-back island in Belize in 2013. Here’s the surprising reason she’s returning to North America.
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China's economy grew slower in October
MarketWatch
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BEIJING-China's economic activity growth slowed further last month, presenting challenges for Beijing while it tries to solve trade tensions with the U.S....
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Wall Street bets international stocks will top US equities in 2020 after a decade-long slump
CNBC
published ago
The U.S. has been the place to invest when it comes to stocks over the past 10 years. That dominance could shift in 2020.
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Australia's central bank leaves rates unchanged
MarketWatch
published ago
SYDNEY--Australia's central bank on Tuesday kept its benchmark rate unchanged, balancing the need to keep pace with falling rates globally against any...
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‘This is nuts’ — one strategist explains why he just reduced risk by selling Apple, Microsoft and more
MarketWatch
published ago
What happens in the stock market when price acceleration goes vertical and investor complacency reaches extreme levels? Typically, bad things, according to...
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Buffett, Munger stick to their disciplined ways despite record cash: 'We're very good at saying no'
CNBC
published ago
"When somebody has a takeover bid. And they say, 'Would you like to top it or something?' To which our answer, invariably, is no," Buffett said at Bershire's annual meeting in 1999.
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S&P 500's most volatile stocks could be worth a look – traders pick two favorites
CNBC
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Stocks have seen massive swings in recent days, and these two market watchers are ready to double down on two of the most volatile names on Wall Street.
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Disney's Play for Streaming Depends on a Big Boost in Viewers
MarketWatch
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Disney confirmed Disney+ will stream on Amazon’s Fire TV device. Heard on the Street’s Aaron Back reports that’s good because the company’s streaming service needs all the viewers it can get. Photo: Hollandse-Hoogte/Zuma Press
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Innogy cuts guidance due to E.On takeover
MarketWatch
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The German utility made a net profit of 527 million euros ($580 million) in the first nine months of the year, up from EUR217 million.
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Morgan Stanley says forecasting just the next two months, let alone 2020, is hard right now
CNBC
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Wall Street strategists are releasing their 2020 predictions, but with so many unknowns in the market forecasting for even just the next few months is difficult.
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Why Wall Street’s most bullish strategist says his S&P 500 forecast is probably too low
MarketWatch
published ago
Our call of the day from BTIG’s top strategist says his bullish S&P 500 forecast may turn out to be way too conservative, especially if trade...
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5 things to know before the stock market opens Thursday
CNBC
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U.S. stock futures turned positive Thursday morning after a South China Morning Post report on trade talks.
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Americans own a lot of stock right now — and that’s a bad sign
MarketWatch
published ago
Here’s what the ‘greatest predictor’ of stock market returns sees for the U.S. market.
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Oil prices notch a gain as traders eye Middle East tensions, China adds to stimulus
MarketWatch
published ago
Oil futures started 2020 with a modest gain on Thursday, as traders eyed developments in the Middle East and weighed prospects for crude supply disruptions...
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This 90-year-old man with a Ph.D. in economics made a new will 10 days before he died — and it voided his prenup
MarketWatch
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Can a last will and testament supersede a prenuptial agreement?
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Pete Buttigieg gets on the phone with the writer who called him a liar, and worse
MarketWatch
published ago
Called an “MF” in the very headline of an essay by Michael Harriot on TheRoot.com, the South Bend mayor picked up the phone.
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Tesla shares could dive into 'deep pessimism' after 100% rally in three months
CNBC
published ago
Tesla's triple-digit rally may have run into a roadblock, Chantico Global's Gina Sanchez says.
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Treasury yields close lower in subdued holiday trade
MarketWatch
published ago
U.S. Treasury yields finished lower Tuesday in holiday-thinned trading after strong demand for an auction for government paper helped spur demand.
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Stocks making the biggest moves midday: Target, Shake Shack, Beyond Meat, Bank of America & more
CNBC
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Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading.
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Stock market ends 2019 on a high note as Wall Street closes out a banner year
MarketWatch
published ago
U.S. stocks end slightly higher Tuesday on low volumes ahead of the New Year holiday on Wednesday, closing out a banner year for Wall Street.
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Taking blood-pressure medication at this time of day could save your life
MarketWatch
published ago
The trial instructed 19,084 patients to take their pills on waking or at bedtime, and followed them for more than six years.
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Fed's Powell says central bank could buy shorter-term coupon debt
MarketWatch
published ago
Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said on Wednesday that the central bank could potentially expand its Treasury bill purchasing program, if necessary,...
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Oil prices continue to rise, U.S. stock futures retreat as Mideast tensions remain high
MarketWatch
published ago
Oil prices rose more than 1% in late Sunday trading, continuing their surge in the wake of last week’s killing of Iranian Gen. Qassem Soleimani in a U.S....
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HSBC results cast pall over Europe stocks
MarketWatch
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Downbeat results from HSBC Holdings cast a pall over European stocks on Monday, as equities on the continent retreated from multi-month highs
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China's 2019 exports rose 5% in yuan terms
MarketWatch
published ago
BEIJING-China's exports rose 5% in 2019 from a year earlier in yuan terms, while imports increased 1.6% on year, according to official data released on...
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64 million Americans have tried CBD and now the FDA says it could cause liver damage
MarketWatch
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‘Hopefully it stands up — because otherwise, we’re kind of all owed an explanation for why this was pushed on us.’
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Trump: ‘We Did Not Take Action to Start a War’
MarketWatch
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President Trump made his first public comments Friday on his decision to order an airstrike that killed Iran’s powerful military commander, Qassem Soleimani. Photo: Tom Brenner/Reuters
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‘We are all screwed!’ The U.S. is like a banana republic and a depression could be on the way, warns money manager
MarketWatch
published ago
Michael Pento of Pento Portfolio Strategies gves us his timely Halloween-week assessment of the current climate.
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My 93-year-old father got married 4 years ago. He didn’t make a will and has dementia. His wife says we have no rights — is that true?
MarketWatch
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‘She has included her friends, not us, in helping her with decisions made about Dad. I’m lost and don’t know what to do.’
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Post-Thanksgiving investment decisions present a choice between this year's winners and losers
CNBC
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Merck, Walt Disney share gains lead Dow's nearly 75-point jump
MarketWatch
published ago
The Dow Jones Industrial Average is climbing Tuesday afternoon with shares of Merck and Walt Disney seeing positive momentum for the blue-chip average....
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Cramer says it's too early to buy amid US-Iran tension: 'I would not be excited about jumping in'
CNBC
published ago
"I would not be excited about jumping in here because ... we're not giving up enough," CNBC's Jim Cramer said.
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2-year Treasury yield slumps to lowest in three weeks
MarketWatch
published ago
U.S. Treasury yields extend their retreat on Friday as this week’s bond selloff fail to gain momentum, with recent bond auctions underlining the voracious...
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$9 billion manager who called new highs puts 3,675 target on S&P for 2020, highest on Wall Street
CNBC
published ago
Stocks will charge higher in 2020 despite simmering Middle East tensions and the presidential elections, says Bill Stone, chief investment officer at Avalon Investment & Advisory.
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Dow's 115-point drop led by losses for IBM, Procter & Gamble shares
MarketWatch
published ago
Shares of IBM and Procter & Gamble are retreating Monday afternoon, dragging the Dow Jones Industrial Average into negative territory. The Dow was most...
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Charting a bearish December start, S&P 500 ventures under major support
MarketWatch
published ago
Technically speaking, each big three U.S. benchmark has ventured under major support amid an early-December market downdraft, writes Michael Ashbaugh.
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Stocks open slightly lower as investors eye Fed meeting
MarketWatch
published ago
U.S. stocks opened lower on Tuesday as the Federal Reserve kicked off its two-day day meeting. The Nasdaq Composite was down 0.1% to 8,319. The S&P 500...
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Here’s how the stock market tends to perform after the Fed cuts interest rates 3 times in a row
MarketWatch
published ago
Wall Street braces for what seems almost assuredly to be a third rate cut in as many meetings of the Federal Reserve on Wednesday afternoon.
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Bet on these big names to use their scale to squeeze out smaller rivals, says Jefferies
MarketWatch
published ago
Our call of the day says watch these big consumer discretionary companies in 2020.
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Dow drops 70 points on losses for 3M, Cisco shares
MarketWatch
published ago
Shares of 3M and Cisco are posting losses Thursday morning, dragging the Dow Jones Industrial Average into negative territory. The Dow was most recently...
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Watch CNBC's full interview with Regeneron CEO Len Schleifer
CNBC
published ago
Regeneron CEO Len Schleifer sits down with CNBC's Meg TIrrell at the J.P. Morgan health care conference. The two discuss about Trump's International Pricing Index Plan and Regeneron's immuno-oncology strategy.
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In the stock market, it's become Apple, Microsoft and Alphabet vs everyone else
CNBC
published ago
There's an unusually wide spread between the valuation of the most expensive stocks and the cheapest ones.
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Dow Inc., Walgreens Boots share gains lead Dow's nearly 200-point climb
MarketWatch
published ago
Shares of Dow Inc. and Walgreens Boots are seeing positive growth Thursday morning, lifting the Dow Jones Industrial Average into positive territory. The Dow...
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ESG stocks aren’t in a bubble, for now
MarketWatch
published ago
In a week in which BlackRock swore off coal stocks, attention is growing on companies that meet so-called environmental, social and governance criteria.
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Ford recalls 262,000 pickup trucks with defective tailgate latches
MarketWatch
published ago
The recall covers the F-250, F-350 and F-450 and claims some tailgates can open unexpectedly.
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‘A reflationary boom’ won’t be enough to send depressed bond yields higher, says JPMorgan
MarketWatch
published ago
JP Morgan analysts say a recovery in economic growth is unlikely to buoy long-term yields across major government bond markets, unless central banks make an...
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This ‘Ponzi scheme’ surrounding development leaves most cities and towns functionally insolvent
MarketWatch
published ago
Elected officials fail to ask whether a new development producing enough wealth to fund the long-term maintenance of its own infrastructure—let alone public...
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Asian markets mixed after Fed cuts rates, China posts disappointing data
MarketWatch
published ago
Asian markets were mixed in early trading Thursday, following disappointing economic data from China and another interest-rate cut by the U.S. Federal...
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How to talk about the economy with your family at Thanksgiving
MarketWatch
published ago
If Thanksgiving dinner were distributed the way that wealth is in America, one person would get half the pie, while 10 people would gnaw on skin and gristle.
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Brace for a nasty stock-market shock fairly early in 2020
MarketWatch
published ago
For now, though, the S&P 500 chart is bullish.
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Trump perfectly orchestrates the stock market’s rise whenever momentum wanes
MarketWatch
published ago
Price action, internal momentum and volume aren’t great, but that doesn’t matter when the president wields his baton.
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‘It is similar to the U.S. that I grew up in,’ says 73-year-old who left America for a beach town in Mexico where you can live on $1,000 a month
MarketWatch
published ago
The pros and cons of living in Mazatlan, Mexico
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Chesapeake Energy’s CEO, chairman buy stock on the dip below $1
MarketWatch
published ago
Shares of Chesapeake Energy Corp. bounced briefly Thursday after the oil and natural gas company’s top executives bought a total of 125,000 shares on the dip...
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In this depressing — and all-too-common — scenario, you may need to sock away 44% of your income for retirement
MarketWatch
published ago
This eye-opening chart reveals exactly how much of your income to save at every age for retirement
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Impeachment: Hill, Holmes Detail Key White House Events
MarketWatch
published ago
Impeachment witnesses Fiona Hill and David Holmes testified about the involvement of the president and top administration officials in events central to the Democrats’ impeachment inquiry. WSJ’s Shelby Holliday reports. Photo: AP Photo/Andrew Harnik
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Morgan Stanley is cutting jobs due to uncertain global environment, sources say
CNBC
published ago
New York-based Morgan Stanley had 60,532 employees as of Sept. 30.
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China's consumer inflation hits nearly 8-year high
MarketWatch
published ago
BEIJING -- A doubling of pork prices last month sent Chinese consumer inflation to its highest level in nearly eight years, constraining Beijing's ability to...
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Cannabis stocks may be relighting in 2020
CNBC
published ago
CNBC's Frank Holland reports on the cannabis comeback. With CNBC's Brian Sullivan and the Fast Money traders, Tim Seymour, Brian Kelly, Karen Finerman and Guy Adami.
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These highflying stocks hold big clues to a broader year-end rally
MarketWatch
published ago
Our call of the day says investors wanting to know if stocks have some juice left for the rest of the year should keep an eye on this highflying set.
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Gold futures tally a third weekly rise
MarketWatch
published ago
Gold futures end higher Friday, finding support from weaker-than-expected monthly U.S. jobs data, even as easing tensions in Middle East work to dull haven...
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Stocks end lower for second day ahead of Fed rate decision, U.S.-China trade deadline
MarketWatch
published ago
U.S. stocks ended slightly lower for a second day on Tuesday, after erasing earlier gains, as Wall Street weighed U.S-China trade negotiations.
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Don’t laugh: Here’s why the ‘great rotation’ from bonds to stocks could finally happen in 2020
MarketWatch
published ago
After years of false starts, talk of a “great rotation” out of bonds and into stocks is now usually met with derision. But the phenomenon has been a feature...
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Fed's undersubscribed repo offering suggests waning pressures on funding markets
MarketWatch
published ago
The New York Fed's 14-day term repo operation for those who need financing to get through the tricky year-end period was undersubscribed on Thursday, an...
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Beware stock-market ‘FOMO’ as Wall Street churns out records, says long-term bull
MarketWatch
published ago
One of Wall Street’s biggest bulls urges investors not to chase the stock market higher right now.
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Dow climbs 150 points on gains in Cisco, JPMorgan Chase shares
MarketWatch
published ago
Shares of Cisco and JPMorgan Chase are seeing strong returns Thursday morning, propelling the Dow Jones Industrial Average into positive territory. Shares of...
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Head of the world’s largest hedge fund says report of a massive $1 billion bet that the stock market will tumble by March is wrong
MarketWatch
published ago
Bridgewater Associates disputes elements of a Wall Street Journal report on Friday indicating that his fund was putting on a $1.5 billion bet that global...
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Forget buy and hold — here are 10 rules to help navigate this dicey market
MarketWatch
published ago
Buy and hold... and forget. Time in the market, not timing the market. Anybody who’s ever contributed to a retirement account has probably heard the...
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Your three-stock survival kit for 2020, says this equity strategist
MarketWatch
published ago
Our call of the day from Nuveen’s equity strategists says investors need to brace for a coming year that won’t top the 20%-plus gains we’ve been seeing. The...
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Which markets are closed for Martin Luther King Jr. Day (and which aren’t)?
MarketWatch
published ago
U.S. stock and bond markets will be closed on Monday in observance of the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday, coming as Wall Street absorbs a record-setting...
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Wall Street bear concedes Tesla is way ahead of others in one key area of electric vehicles
CNBC
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Credit Suisse thinks Tesla's focus on its electric vehicle batteries is a key advantage.
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Stocks close higher, capping a banner year
MarketWatch
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U.S. stocks reversed an early downturn to close Tuesday's trading session and 2019 on a high note. The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed about 73 points,...
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Human rights condemnation 'not a deterrent' to Chinese investment in Myanmar, says academic
CNBC
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Joshua Kurlantzick from the Council of Foreign Relations analyzes reasons for Chinese investment in Myanmar despite the latter facing "global condemnation" on human rights issues. He adds that strong bilateral ties will remain of "paramount importance" to Myanmar.
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Beware of equity ‘over-exuberance’ in coming months, warns Citi
MarketWatch
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Citigroup strategists say they will be on the lookout for signs of “over-exuberance” in stocks in the New Year, as big investors are expected to pile in.
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'Flight shaming' is gaining traction and it could cost airlines billions, says Citi
CNBC
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Consumers are paying more attention to their carbon footprint and it could cost airlines billions of dollars, Citi said in a note to clients on Tuesday. The firm said that "flight shaming" is causing consumers to explore alternate modes of transportation when possible, and also to look for ways to offset their carbon emissions.
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Tech innovation is changing the world, and this fund manager has big bets on how it’s going to work
MarketWatch
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Cathie Wood, founder and CEO of ARK Invest, which runs several innovation technology exchange-traded funds, among other things, sat down with MarketWatch to...
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Hedge fund manager Ray Dalio says the economy isn't growing because 'the world has gone mad'
CNBC
published ago
The founder of Bridgewater Associates, the world's largest hedge fund, recently spelled out his thesis on why the economy is broken in a LinkedIn post titled: "The World Has Gone Mad and the System Is Broken."
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Stocks sweep to record finish as investors cheer positive trade talk
MarketWatch
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U.S. stocks closed higher, with all three indexes touching new records, as investors took heart in suggestions of a thaw in trade negotiations with China....
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Secure Act includes one critical tax change ‘that will send estate planners reeling’
MarketWatch
published ago
The Secure Act includes some other important tax changes that have nothing to do with retirement.
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Dow falls 350 points on losses for Goldman Sachs, Dow Inc. shares
MarketWatch
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The Dow Jones Industrial Average is in selloff mode Tuesday afternoon with shares of Goldman Sachs and Dow Inc. facing the biggest losses for the...
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Dow down 50 points on losses for Walt Disney, Johnson & Johnson stocks
MarketWatch
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Shares of Walt Disney and Johnson & Johnson are seeing declines Monday morning, sending the Dow Jones Industrial Average into negative territory. Shares...
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December selloff warning from strategist who predicted last year’s rout
MarketWatch
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Seema Shah, global investment strategist at Principal Global Investors, predicted last December’s meltdown. Here’s why she thinks another rout is possible,...
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'Worst thing' an investor could do right now is take profits, PNC's Amanda Agati says
CNBC
published ago
PNC Financial's Amanda Agati predicts another record year for stocks.
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‘Performance chasing’ and Trump’s impeachment process could push the Dow to 30,000
MarketWatch
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There are two potential catalysts for the stock market: Money managers don’t want to get left behind, and Trump wants record-high prices.
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Trump didn’t transform the economy — it’s mostly the same as it was under Obama
MarketWatch
published ago
But the current president has used a lot of money from the Treasury as stimulus.
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Prosecutors ask for delays in civil cases against JP Morgan until metals criminal case resolved
CNBC
published ago
The Justice Department have asked for two civil cases against J.P. Morgan Chase be put on hold through the conclusion of a related ongoing criminal case into precious metals activity at the bank.
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Treasury yields tick higher on trade optimism
MarketWatch
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U.S. Treasury yields rose Monday amid reports that talks between U.S. and Chinese trade negotiators were making progress towards a phase one deal.
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Renting is more affordable than buying in almost 50% of these housing markets — and they tend to have one thing in common
MarketWatch
published ago
Buying a home is the more affordable option in only 53% of housing markets across the U.S.
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FedEx CEO to New York Times after tax-bill exposé: Debate me, bro!
MarketWatch
published ago
FedEx Corp. Chief Executive Fred Smith had a curious response to a New York Times report that detailed how the delivery giant cut its tax bill to zero:...
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Uber shares tumble in premarket as London strips its license
MarketWatch
published ago
Uber has been stripped of its London licence in a major blow to the ride-hailing app, with the stock falling almost 6% in premarket trading on Monday. Uber...
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Treasury yields come off lows as housing, industrial data highlight economic positives
MarketWatch
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U.S. Treasury yields bounce off lows on Tuesday as better-than-expected housing and industrial data underline resilience of American growth
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Lending standards to slide for homeowners with spotty credit, Moody’s warns in 2020 outlook
MarketWatch
published ago
Shrinking home affordability and increased competition among lenders are poised to lead to lower loan standards for homeowners with less-than-stellar credit,...
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Morgan Stanley is cutting jobs due to uncertain global environment, sources say
CNBC
published ago
New York-based Morgan Stanley had 60,532 employees as of Sept. 30.
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Boeing, Travelers share losses contribute to Dow's 75-point drop
MarketWatch
published ago
The Dow Jones Industrial Average is declining Friday morning with shares of Boeing and Travelers facing the biggest declines for the index. The Dow was most...
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‘Help! I’m 22 with $70,000 in savings and investments, but I’m addicted to checking my brokerage accounts multiple times a day’
MarketWatch
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‘I am addicted to watching the “total accounts” number grow in my portfolio.’
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This is why Six Flags’ stock is having its worst day ever
MarketWatch
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Shares of Six Flags Entertainment Corp. plummeted Friday toward their biggest-ever one-day decline after the theme park operator warned of a fourth-quarter...
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How to get Disney+, Apple TV+, Amazon Prime Video or Netflix for ‘free’ — and what to know before you sign up
MarketWatch
published ago
Your cellphone plan or new TV could come with discounted or free video streaming.
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Apple and AMD were the best stocks of 2019
CNBC
published ago
Tech stocks were the big winners in the S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrial Average this year.
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Oil prices retreat from one-month high as global-growth worries resurface
MarketWatch
published ago
Oil futures head slightly lower on Thursday as investors wrestle with the outlook for crude demand amid slack in the global economy.
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We get $2,470 a month from Social Security and want a warm, friendly city near the ocean. Where should we retire?
MarketWatch
published ago
Here are three spots to consider.
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As the market hits new highs, most stocks are sinking
MarketWatch
published ago
Internal weakness in the stock market doesn’t bode well for the rally.
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Wall Street bets international stocks will top US equities in 2020 after a decade-long slump
CNBC
published ago
The U.S. has been the place to invest when it comes to stocks over the past 10 years. That dominance could shift in 2020.
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Tesla ‘Blade Runner’ pickup truck could be so futuristic that it leaves buyers cold
MarketWatch
published ago
Some on Wall Street are skeptical about the new Tesla Inc. pickup truck — that it could be too futuristic and leave traditional pickup buyers unhappy with...
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Buy Virgin Galactic stock because space tourism will be safer than you think, analyst says
CNBC
published ago
Vertical Research Partners is the first firm to begin covering Virgin Galactic, initiating the space tourism venture's stock with a "buy."
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Gold closes higher even as risk-on tone grips U.S. stocks
MarketWatch
published ago
Gold prices climbed on Tuesday as traders kept an eye on consumer sentiment ahead of the peak holiday shopping season and on U.S.-China trade developments....
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Trump’s 2020 campaign created a website offering talking points for debating ‘that liberal snowflake relative’ over the holidays
MarketWatch
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If you were eager to talk politics during the holiday, President Donald Trump’s campaign has you covered. Trump’s campaign created a website intended to...
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Facebook and Alphabet stocks in trouble ahead of the U.S. election, warns Goldman
MarketWatch
published ago
Earnings continue to take center stage on Friday, ably supported by the twists and turns of the U.S.-China trade war.
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S&P 500 sets new intraday high; sits just 14 points away from best year since 1997
MarketWatch
published ago
The S&P 500 index set a new intraday record high of 3,235.46 Thursday morning after gaining 12.08 points, or 0.4%, before pulling back slightly. The...
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Gold extends decline below $1,500 as Fed meeting looms
MarketWatch
published ago
Gold edges lower Tuesday, a day after slipping back below the psychologically important level of $1,500 an ounce.
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Stop worrying about where the stock market goes from here and read this post
MarketWatch
published ago
The bull market can’t possibly last another 10 years, right? It absolutely can, according to Nick Maggiulli, who examined what he calls the “investor’s...
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U.S. oil prices hold sharp loss after Baker Hughes shows gain of 18 in rigs drilling for oil
MarketWatch
published ago
U.S. oil shares held onto sharp losses midday Friday after a weekly report from Baker Hughes reported that the number of active U.S. rigs drilling for oil...
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Largest ETF inflows in three years drove gold demand higher in the third quarter
MarketWatch
published ago
A surge in speculation led to an increase in gold demand in the third quarter, according to a World Gold Council report released Tuesday.
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Climate change investing catches on with millennials who believe it's pressing — and profitable
CNBC
published ago
Climate change investments had been a niche play, but they should become a much more important investment focus in the next decade.
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My stepfather wants to move his new wife into my late mother’s house: Can I evict her after he dies?
MarketWatch
published ago
‘Does she have any right to the house?’
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Asian markets inch higher as Wall Street hits new records
MarketWatch
published ago
Asian shares rose Friday as worries receded the United States and Iran might be stepping closer to the edge of war, and U.S. indexes hit records.
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Carlos Ghosn Attacks Nissan Executives and Japan's Justice System
MarketWatch
published ago
Speaking publicly for the first time since he escaped Japan, the former head of the Renault-Nissan alliance, Carlos Ghosn, said he suffered harsh conditions in prison and accused prosecutors and Nissan executives of orchestrating his downfall. Photo: AFP/Getty
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‘Rich Dad, Poor Dad’ Robert Kiyosaki says this is ‘the only rule’ for getting and staying rich
MarketWatch
published ago
How can I get rich quick? Robert Kiyosaki says he’s asked that a lot, and it’s the most disturbing question he gets.
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Home Depot, Apple Inc. share gains lead Dow's 161-point jump
MarketWatch
published ago
Shares of Home Depot and Apple Inc. are trading higher Thursday morning, propelling the Dow Jones Industrial Average into positive territory. Shares of Home...
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Square launches stock trading on its popular Cash App
CNBC
published ago
Square is launching stock trading on its Cash App.
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U.S. Army will fund rare earths processing: report
MarketWatch
published ago
The U.S. Army is looking to fund construction of rare earths processing facilities, Reuters reported, citing a government document it saw. The report said it...
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Oil gains on trade-talk optimism, forecasts for slower U.S. production
MarketWatch
published ago
Oil prices edged modestly higher Tuesday amid market optimism that the slow-moving trade talks between China and the U.S. will ultimately result in a deal...
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China's PBOC stays pat on benchmark lending rates
MarketWatch
published ago
BEIJING----China's benchmark lending rates for short- and long-term loans were left unchanged in December, after the central bank held a medium-term lending...
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Under-the-radar bullish trend suggests the global economy is turning a corner
CNBC
published ago
The Economic Cycle Research Institute's Lakshman Achuthan says commodity price activity is suggesting a growth comeback.
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Get ready for another Santa Claus rally: Fundstrat’s Tom Lee
MarketWatch
published ago
With the exception of 2018, the U.S. stock market typically shoots higher in the final month of the year, and Lee sees no reason indexes won’t be a-leaping...
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7Qs: How Karen Firestone beats the market with 35 names — 'Don't fall in love with your stocks'
CNBC
published ago
"I learned that when I was very young at Fidelity — you just don't fall in love with your stocks. It's just a ticker and a name on the screen," Firestone said.
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Carl Icahn takes stake in HP, pushes for merger with Xerox
CNBC
published ago
Icahn, who owns a 10.6% stake in Xerox, now owns a 4.24% stake in HP, according to The Wall Street Journal.
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‘He took my jewelry and never saved a penny!’ — how can I stop my husband from getting his hands on my IRA and bank accounts in our divorce?
MarketWatch
published ago
‘I have a safety deposit box that he doesn’t know about.’
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This depressing chart shows the jaw-dropping wealth gap between millennials and boomers
MarketWatch
published ago
Boomers had seven times the wealth at age 35 than millennials will at the same age
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European stocks close slightly lower as caution returns ahead of Davos
CNBC
published ago
European markets closed slightly lower on Monday as policymakers and business leaders gather in Davos, Switzerland for the annual World Economic Forum (WEF) conference.
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Watch out for this 'anomaly' when buying precious metals like gold, investor warns
CNBC
published ago
Buyers of precious metals ETFs should watch out for a corner of the market that sees outsized swings: the metal miners.
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S&P 500 on track for all-time closing high as stocks edge higher
MarketWatch
published ago
Stocks extended modest gains Friday, with the S&P 500 trading above its all-time closing high of 3,025.86 set on July 26. The index traded as high as...
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Here are the best-performing stocks of the decade
CNBC
published ago
Netflix is the best performing stock of the 2010s after revolutionizing media throughout the decade. The streaming service returned a whopping 3,726% in 10 years.
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Microsoft, Goldman Sachs share gains lead Dow's 183-point jump
MarketWatch
published ago
Shares of Microsoft and Goldman Sachs are posting positive growth Monday morning, lifting the Dow Jones Industrial Average into positive territory. Shares of...
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Liberty CEO sees Sirius well positioned in audio boom with exclusive content like Howard Stern
CNBC
published ago
Liberty Media CEO Maffei believes the company is well positioned to capitalize on the growing popularity of podcasts and audio content.
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Asian markets quiet after latest Wall Street records
MarketWatch
published ago
Asian markets were mixed in quiet trading Tuesday, following another record day on Wall Street.
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Fox News asks guest about Tucker Carlson’s prediction for Michelle Obama — nobody saw this answer coming
MarketWatch
published ago
Tucker Carlson stirred up plenty of buzz Monday when he suggested Michelle Obama could ultimately join the 2020 presidential race. But one Fox News guest,...
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PayPal surges 8% after strongest earnings results in at least a year, seeing growth in Venmo
CNBC
published ago
PayPal sees strong total payment volume growth, with a 64% year-over-year jump in Venmo payment volume.
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Rep. Elijah Cummings becomes first African-American lawmaker to lie in state at Capitol
MarketWatch
published ago
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and other congressional leaders are set to speak at an arrival ceremony Thursday morning...
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Dow Inc., Caterpillar share losses lead Dow's 185-point drop
MarketWatch
published ago
Shares of Dow Inc. and Caterpillar are trading lower Friday afternoon, dragging the Dow Jones Industrial Average into negative territory. Shares of Dow Inc....
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API data show a 3.6 million-barrel weekly rise in U.S. crude supply: sources
MarketWatch
published ago
The American Petroleum Institute reported late Tuesday that U.S. crude supplies rose by roughly 3.6 million barrels for the week ended Nov. 22, according to...
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Asia markets broadly higher as shares of Apple suppliers jump
CNBC
published ago
Most Asian markets were in positive territory on Friday following the easing of U.S.-Iran tensions, and after U.S. stocks shot to new highs overnight.
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Walgreens Boots, Exxon Mobil share losses lead the way, but Dow flat
MarketWatch
published ago
Behind declines for shares of Walgreens Boots and Exxon Mobil, the Dow Jones Industrial Average is trading down Wednesday afternoon. The Dow was most...
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Chart analysts say new record gives investors the green light to jump back into bull market
CNBC
published ago
The market's new highs show the historic bull market that began in 2009 is resuming its climb, technical analysts say.
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Current market rally run won't continue through 2020, UPenn's Siegel
CNBC
published ago
Jeremy Siegel, University of Pennsylvania, joins 'Fast Money Halftime Report' to discuss the state of the markets.
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Treasury yields dip in thin holiday trade to kick off 2020
MarketWatch
published ago
U.S. Treasury yields fell Thursday in the first trading session of 2020, which saw stock indexes surge to new highs, fears of a global economic slowdown...
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Gold prices edge lower, look to give back much of their recent gains
MarketWatch
published ago
Gold futures edge lower on Tuesday, set to relinquish much of the gains scored a day earlier, with the haven metal finding little reason to make any...
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British pound flirts with $1.29 as service sector flat in October
MarketWatch
published ago
The British pound flirted with the $1.29 level on Tuesday as a measure of the British service sector steadied in October.
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‘My mother-in-law hates me and cut my husband out of her will’ — should I tell her we are in debt and can't afford our home?
MarketWatch
published ago
She will instead leave her home to her adult daughter, who is on Social Security due to a back injury.
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Microsoft wins Pentagon’s $10 billion JEDI cloud contract, beating Amazon
MarketWatch
published ago
With its stunning win of a lucrative $10 billion Pentagon technology contract Friday, Microsoft Corp. not only beat Amazon.com Inc. but uprooted its larger...
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Chesapeake stock falls to lowest price in 25 years as ‘going concern’ warning weighs
MarketWatch
published ago
Going-concern warning hits Chesapeake Energy stock, bonds and shares fall to their lowest in a quarter century.
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Bearish sentiment rises to 6-week high despite stock market's rally: AAII
MarketWatch
published ago
Although the stock market keeps rallying toward record highs, bearish sentiment among retail investors rose to a 6-week high, according to the results of...
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Howard Stern finally lands his coveted Hillary Clinton interview — and Fox News host Sean Hannity rips him for it
MarketWatch
published ago
From President Trump’s inauguration to the impeachment hearings to her own sexuality — and, of course, her book — Hillary Clinton covered just about...
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China may see a $90 billion passive inflow in 2020, strategist predicts
CNBC
published ago
Corporations that have been hoarding significant amounts of U.S. dollars may start investing them in China, says Craig Chan of Nomura.
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Tesla’s Cybertruck looks weird, financial analysts say, but it could find fans
MarketWatch
published ago
For Tesla Inc.’s Cybertruck, beauty is in the eyes of the believers, while the rest wonder who is going to buy that thing beyond the hard-core fan base.
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Stocks in Europe weaken from 22-month highs
MarketWatch
published ago
Stocks in Europe edged lower on Tuesday, backing away from highs ahead of a key meeting on U.S. interest rates.
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The CEO of the largest airline carrier has one simple reason why Wi-Fi on planes isn’t free
MarketWatch
published ago
Delta Air Lines Inc., Chief Executive Officer Ed Bastian says he’d like to offer Wi-Fi free on his airline’s flights but right now it would crash the system.
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Gold settles near 3 month high, posts best week since August
MarketWatch
published ago
Gold futures closed a near three-month high Friday, while ending at their best weekly gain in four months, supported by investor caution about how far a...
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NYSE proposes allowing companies to raise fresh capital in direct listings
CNBC
published ago
The New York Stock Exchange proposed a rule change on Tuesday that would potentially get more companies to follow the path taken by Spotify and Slack.
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Tesla’s stock continues record-setting run after analyst raises share-price target by $100
MarketWatch
published ago
Telsa Inc. shares continued their record-breaking run on Thursday, after a bullish analyst report said recent data from Europe and China suggest the electric...
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Oil tycoon Harold Hamm predicts 19% jump in U.S. oil prices within six months, ‘regardless of what happens’ in the Mideast
MarketWatch
published ago
U.S. oilman Harold Hamm says prices are headed to $75 a barrel, regardless of the recent rising aggressions in the Middle East that has sent crude to...
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Dow drops 100 points on losses for Chevron, Merck shares
MarketWatch
published ago
The Dow Jones Industrial Average is falling Tuesday morning with shares of Chevron and Merck delivering the stiffest headwinds for the price-weighted...
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This stock has beat Netflix as a big winner of the past decade
MarketWatch
published ago
Wall Street is set up for a quiet pre-Christmas trading session. This column is taking a look at some of the biggest stocks of the last decade, and possibly...
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Here’s how much it may cost to retire in each state in America
MarketWatch
published ago
And most of us don’t even have close to enough money saved.
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Investors are right to reboot worries over trade, HSBC strategist says
MarketWatch
published ago
Uncertainty—not just in trade but across politics, the economy and the environment—is likely to limit returns across assets, says the strategist for HSBC...
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Carlos Ghosn Attacks Nissan Executives and Japan's Justice System
MarketWatch
published ago
Speaking publicly for the first time since he escaped Japan, the former head of the Renault-Nissan alliance, Carlos Ghosn, said he suffered harsh conditions in prison and accused prosecutors and Nissan executives of orchestrating his downfall. Photo: AFP/Getty
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Asian markets gain after record highs on Wall Street
MarketWatch
published ago
Asian shares rose Tuesday following a rally on Wall Street that sent the major indexes to record highs, cheered by surprisingly strong economic reports out...
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Former Republican unleashes on the ‘rotten to the core’ politicians of the GOP
MarketWatch
published ago
David Jolly didn’t hold back when he was asked, “What has happened to the Republican party?”
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Dow sinks 105 points as health-care selling and worries about China's economy weigh on market
MarketWatch
published ago
U.S. stocks ended solidly lower Monday as buying appetite abated, following economic reports that pointed to weakness in China's economy, highlighting...
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European stocks slip as investors wait for U.K. election and central bank meetings
MarketWatch
published ago
Event risk was lining up for European stocks and investors were cautious as two big central bank meetings and a U.K. election loomed. As well, investors were...
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Discount brokers surge premarket after report Schwab in talks to buy TD Ameritrade
MarketWatch
published ago
The discount-brokerage sector rose in premarket trading Thursday after CNBC reported Charles Schwab was in talks to buy TD Ameritrade. TD Ameritrade surged...
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Asia stocks rise as China keeps its loan prime rate unchanged
CNBC
published ago
The People's Bank of China kept the one year and five year loan prime rates unchanged for January.
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Stocks see mixed finish after edging to all-time intraday highs
MarketWatch
published ago
U.S. stocks end mixed Tuesday as doubts about the extent of import tariff reductions in a trade deal with China saw equities retreat from fresh intraday...
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Ukrainian jet was shot down by Iranian missile: Sources
CNBC
published ago
Sources confirmed to NBC that a Boeing 737-800 Ukrainian Airlines flight that crashed in Tehran was shot down by an Iranian missile. CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports.
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Dow closes flat, bank shares jump led by JP Morgan
CNBC
published ago
The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed little changed as J.P. Morgan Chase led bank shares higher on the back of strong quarterly results.
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This is the No. 1 cruise line for your money
MarketWatch
published ago
The best cruises for families, couples, the affluent and more, according to U.S. News. Plus, secrets for saving on cruises.
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Why Dow 28,000 could mark that ‘blowoff top’ bears have been predicting
MarketWatch
published ago
Last month, the Fed began snatching up short-term Treasury debt to the tune of $60 billion per month in response to the repo mess that sent a chill through...
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Elizabeth Warren’s ‘mug of billionaire tears’ costs $25 and is one of the hottest-selling items on her campaign website
MarketWatch
published ago
Elizabeth Warren’s cup of “Billionaire Tears” has become one of the hottest selling items on the Massachusetts senators' presidential campaign web site,...
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Repsol says it will be carbon neutral by 2050, becoming the first oil major to make a pledge of this kind
CNBC
published ago
In a first for the oil and gas industry, Repsol announced on Monday that it will reach zero emissions by 2050.
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Stock pickers are getting too confident and that may be a bad sign for the rally
CNBC
published ago
Investors may be too comfortable picking individual stocks, and ignoring the macro risks that could derail the rally.
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Amazon files suit, challenging Pentagon’s $10 billion cloud contract to Microsoft
MarketWatch
published ago
Amazon.com Inc. has filed a lawsuit challenging the Pentagon’s award of a $10 billion cloud contract to arch-rival Microsoft Corp., the latest twist in a...
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Hey, snowflake, don’t ‘OK, boomer’ me at work
MarketWatch
published ago
See you in court for age discrimination.
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‘Bill Gates is my Secret Santa!’
MarketWatch
published ago
Michigan woman tells MarketWatch about the 81 pounds of loot the Microsoft founder sent her as part of Reddit’s gift swap
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Stock pickers are getting too confident and that may be a bad sign for the rally
CNBC
published ago
Investors may be too comfortable picking individual stocks, and ignoring the macro risks that could derail the rally.
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Treasury yields slide after 5-year note auction sees strongest demand since 2016