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Trump won’t ruin Christmas for Wall Street with China tariffs, investor Peter Boockvar predicts

December 4, 2019

Via: CNBC

Investor Peter Boockvar expects President Donald Trump won’t spoil Wall Street’s Christmas by launching tariffs. But it may only be a temporary reprieve. “I do not believe that they will follow through with the December tariffs,” Bleakley Advisory Group’s chief […]


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An AI winter for chip stocks and an America First Tax are Saxo Bank’s ‘Outrageous Predictions’ for 2020

December 3, 2019

Via: Market Watch

Try to imagine a market scenario where chip stocks hit a wall and tumble 50%, or the fallout as President Donald Trump slaps a tax on foreign earnings of American companies. Outrageous you say? Welcome to Saxo Bank’s annual rite […]


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Small business confidence rebounds on optimism about US-China trade deal

December 2, 2019

Via: CNBC

Resurgent optimism about the future of U.S. trade policy, along with a surprise spike in optimism about technological changes, helped lift confidence among small business owners, according to the fourth-quarter 2019 CNBC/SurveyMonkey Small Business Survey. The CNBC/SurveyMonkey Small Business Confidence […]


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Dow futures flat after another round of stock-market records

November 26, 2019

Via: Market Watch

Stock-index futures pointed to a flat start Tuesday, a day after Wall Street churned out another round of record closes on Monday, with investors focused on U.S.-China trade talks and an upbeat assessment of the economy from Federal Reserve Chairman […]


Activity, Products, Retail Banking, Trading

Robinhood plans free U.K. stock-trading launch in first quarter

November 20, 2019

Via: Bank Innovation

Robinhood Markets Inc. plans to offer its stock-trading service outside the U.S. for the first time, launching in the U.K. in the first quarter of 2020. The startup, valued at $7.6 billion in its most recent fundraising, received authorization from […]


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Asian markets pull back after weak Japanese trade data

November 19, 2019

Via: Market Watch

Shares retreated in Asia on Wednesday after Japan reported its worst monthly decline in exports in three years, putting pressure on the economy as growth slows following a sales tax hike. Adding to regional jitters, the U.S. Senate passed a […]


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Value stocks have ‘never been this cheap,’ Bank of America says

November 8, 2019

Via: CNBC

Value stocks, those with stable fundamentals and subpar valuations, haven’t been this cheap since the financial crisis, according to Bank of America. Cheap equities enjoyed a resurgence in September from a decade of underperformance as investors bet on economically sensitive, […]


Activity, Investment Banking, Trading

Market Extra: Can the stock market march higher without the promise of more Fed cuts?

October 30, 2019

Via: Market Watch financial

Large-capitalization U.S. stocks have hit a new high this week, and significant credit for this feat can be given to the Federal Reserve. Since the Fed instituted its first interest rate cut at the end of July, the S&P 500 […]


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Bank of America shares rise after lender posts better-than-expected profit on retail operations

October 16, 2019

Via: CNBC

Bank of America beat analysts’ estimates for third-quarter profit and revenue as its consumer and advisory businesses offset a slump in trading. The bank said Wednesday that net income excluding an impairment charge rose 4% to $7.5 billion, or an […]


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Citigroup earnings beat on better-than-expected trading results

October 15, 2019

Via: CNBC

Citigroup on Tuesday reported third-quarter earnings and revenue that topped projections as stronger-than-expected trading results made up for weaker lending margins. Here’s how the bank fared compared to Wall Street expectations: Earnings: $1.97 per share vs $1.95 per share expected […]