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Stocks under pressure after weak bank earnings, Huawei probe

January 17, 2019

Via: Market Watch

U.S. stocks ticked lower Thursday morning, putting the indexes in position to end a two-day rise as investors digested quarterly earnings results and watched for impact from a nearly one-month partial shutdown of the government. How are benchmarks faring? The […]


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Bitcoin is displaying a ‘lethargic base’ and has yet to find a bottom, says analyst

January 16, 2019

Via: Market Watch

Bitcoin prices are trading marginally higher on Wednesday, continuing to oscillate either side of $3,500. In early morning trading, one bitcoin BTCUSD, +1.49% was fetching $3,667.69, up 2.1% since Tuesday at 5 p.m. Eastern Time on the Kraken cryptocurrency exchange. […]


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U.S. stock futures drop as China trade data spark fresh global economic worries

January 14, 2019

Via: Market Watch

U.S. equities were looking at a potentially downbeat start to the week, as stock futures fell Monday on weaker-than-expected China trade data that has sparked fresh concerns over a global economic slowdown. How are major benchmarks faring? Dow Jones Industrial […]


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5 Major Bank Stocks Poised to Beat Earnings Estimates in Q4

January 11, 2019

Via: Yahoo

The Q4 earnings season is just around the corner and investors are eagerly waiting for the results of the mega banks, which remained in the spotlight throughout the quarter for a number of reasons. Heightening concerns about rising interest rates, […]


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Bitcoin tumbles 5% as broader crypto market loses nearly $10 billion

January 10, 2019

Via: Market Watch

Cryptocurrency prices are trading sharply lower on Thursday, with some major coins recording double-digital losses. In Thursday trading a single bitcoin, BTCUSD, -5.42% the largest cryptocurrency, was fetching $3,810.53, down 5.4% since Wednesday’s level at 5 p.m. Eastern Time on […]


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It’s more than just the trade war. Apple’s China business has been under pressure for a while

January 3, 2019

Via: CNBC

Apple CEO Tim Cook partially blamed a slowdown in China when he cut guidance for the smartphone-maker — but the company’s troubles in the world’s second-largest economy began even before trade tensions escalated. China has been Apple’s “headache” for the […]


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Broad-based crypto rally adds $8 billion to value of all coins

January 2, 2019

Via: Market Watch

Cryptocurrency prices are trading higher on Wednesday, with all major coins showing solid gains in early trading. A single bitcoin, BTCUSD, +2.95% the best-known cryptocurrency, was last fetching $3,832.60, up 3% since Tuesday at 5 p.m. Eastern Time on the […]


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European stocks higher; DAX set to close 2018 with biggest loss in 10 years

December 28, 2018

Via: Market Watch

German stocks were poised for their worst annual return in 10 years on the last trading day for that country Friday, while the rest of Europe logged firm gains. Wall Street trading remained volatile after a wild week of trading. […]


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Global Markets Are Muted, but Uncertainty Awaits on Wall Street

December 24, 2018

Via: The New York Times

HONG KONG — Global investors took a deep breath on Monday ahead of a holiday week in many markets, as they awaited reaction to an unusual statement made over the weekend by the United States Treasury Secretary about the health […]


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Asian markets mixed as investors await Wall Street’s next move

December 24, 2018

Via: Market Watch

Asian stocks started mostly lower in light trading Monday, but finished mixed, as a Wall Street slump and a partial U.S. government shutdown clouded holiday cheer. Markets in Japan, Indonesia and the Philippines were closed. Trade tensions were slightly improved […]