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  1. Opinion: Old-School Chinese Tech IPO Bedeviled by Startups

    July 19, 2018
    China’s new economy is bedeviling the old one. Valuation expectations have fallen for China Tower, just as they did for smartphone ...
  2. Amazon Hands Goodwill to eBay With Move to Shut Australians Out of Overseas Sites

    July 18, 2018
    Australian home entertainment installer Paul Boon has relied for years on Amazon.com Inc's U.S. website for cheap wall racks ...
  3. FOCUS-After Crisis, Colombia's Ecopetrol Spends Big to Boost Output, Reserves

    July 18, 2018
    Splattered with mud, a dozen workers wrestled a drill bit into position on a rain-soaked oil rig platform in central Colombia, ...
  4. U.S. Interior Watchdog Probes Zinke Over Real Estate Deal

    July 18, 2018
    The U.S. Interior Department's watchdog said in a letter to lawmakers on Wednesday that it was investigating a Montana real ...
  5. Trade-War Concerns Cloud New York City Investment Conference

    July 18, 2018
    A prolonged U.S. trade war with China and Europe would dent global economic growth and force investors to reassess the profitability ...
  6. Federal Reserve Should Ease Rules for Largest Non-Global U.S. Banks -Official

    July 18, 2018
    The U.S. Federal Reserve should consider formally easing the regulatory framework for U.S. banks that have more than $25 ...
  7. U.S. Proposes Expedited Appeal in Fight With AT&T Over Time Warner Purchase

    July 18, 2018
    The U.S. Justice Department has proposed an expedited schedule for an appeal of a judge's ruling that allowed AT&T Inc ...
  8. U.S. Tariffs May Raise Cost of Insurance, Parts, Drive Up Auto Thefts

    July 18, 2018
    A threat by the U.S. government to impose tariffs of up to 25 percent on imported auto parts could hit consumers in unexpected ...
  9. AmEx Rewards Program Costs Cloud Strong Quarterly Results

    July 18, 2018
    American Express Co reported a steep rise in quarterly expenses as the credit card issuer spent more to fund its rewards ...
  10. EBay's Third-Quarter Forecast Misses Estimates

    July 18, 2018
    EBay Inc forecast third-quarter profit below analysts' estimates on Wednesday as efforts to revamp its e-commerce platforms ...
  11. Uber Names New Privacy Chief, Data Protection Officer

    July 18, 2018
    Uber Technologies Inc appointed Ruby Zefo as chief privacy officer and Simon Hania as data protection officer, a company ...
  12. Opinion: Fedspeak Puts America’s Best Bank in a Quandary

    July 18, 2018
    Talk from the U.S. Federal Reserve’s top watchdog could put America’s best bank in a quandary. Randy Quarles reckons the ...
  13. Opinion: Buffett Buyback Shift Signals Lack of Good Ideas

    July 18, 2018
    Warren Buffett built Berkshire Hathaway into a $470 billion colossus by eschewing fashion and following a keen nose for value. ...
  14. BlackRock Bitcoin Interest Could Set Off Bull Run

    July 18, 2018
    Investors are primed over news that the asset management giant could move into digital currency.
  15. Could Amazon Be Gearing Up to Accept Bitcoin?

    July 18, 2018
    Once again, rumors are flying about Amazon and cryptocurrency.
  16. 4 Sell Signals, 1 Buy Signal for Tech Stocks: RBC

    July 18, 2018
    A market watcher shares three indicators of a company in trouble, and one catchy name.
  17. Bitcoin Blockchain Stopped Producing Blocks for Hour, Price Climbed 4%

    July 18, 2018
    The BTC blockchain stopped the production of blocks for 64 minutes earlier this week, to unexpected results.
  18. CFA Institute To Add Cryptocurrencies And Blockchain To Its Curriculum

    July 18, 2018
    The CFA Institute, which offers a certification of expertise in finance, is adding blockchain and cryptocurrencies to its ...
  19. Financial, Industrial Stocks Lift S&P 500 Above 5-month High

    July 18, 2018
    The benchmark S&P 500 breached a five-month high on Wednesday, boosted by gains in financial and industrial stocks as ...
  20. Mastercard to Speed up Crypto Payments

    July 18, 2018
    The credit card company won a patent to speed up payment systems. What is the likely impact on the digital currency space?
  21. Micron Better Off Without Intel: Street

    July 18, 2018
    Less reliance on Intel demonstrates Micron's improving product mix.
  22. 6 Stocks That Can Speed Past The Markets

    July 18, 2018
    Aerospace and defense stocks may rise sharply on raised guidance during earnings reports.
  23. Morgan Stanley CEO Declares Broker Recruiting Wars Over

    July 18, 2018
    A subtle peace has emerged in Wall Street's long-running broker recruiting wars, Morgan Stanley Chief Executive Officer James ...
  24. Netflix Sell-Off Is Good for Bulls: Bernstein

    July 18, 2018
    Any sell-off in Netflix shares presents a buying opportunity, according to Bernstein.
  25. Two Become One? Planemakers Work on Tech to Cut Pilot Numbers

    July 18, 2018
    Airplane manufacturers are working to adapt jets to reduce the number of pilots needed for long-haul flights and to build ...
  26. Mortgage Applications Decline Amid Lack of Available Properties

    July 18, 2018
    Mortage applications declined for the week ending July 13 amid a lack of affordable properties.
  27. Citadel's Griffin Warns on Dangers of Prolonged Trade War

    July 18, 2018
    Billionaire investor Kenneth Griffin on Wednesday praised President Donald Trump's policies but warned that prolonged trade ...
  28. E*TRADE Making Big Bet on ETFs as Demand Explodes

    July 18, 2018
    E*TRADE is expanding its commission-free ETF offerings as demand among emerging investors skyrockets.
  29. Intel Is at Risk From NVIDIA, AMD: Evercore

    July 18, 2018
    Intel's CEO search comes at a 'crucial time' for the company, which is losing out to rivals.
  30. Marriott Hotels to Eliminate Plastic Straws by July 2019

    July 18, 2018
    Marriott International Inc, the world’s largest hotel chain, plans to remove disposable plastic straws and stirrers from ...
  31. Sinclair Reverses Course on Tribune Deal, Hoping to Win FCC Nod

    July 18, 2018
    Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc said on Wednesday it will reverse course and not divest three television stations in hopes of ...
  32. Charles Schwab's Sonders: Stocks Tend to Decline When Unemployment Rate Low

    July 18, 2018
    The unemployment rate is a lagging indicator, and when it's at its lowest, it could be a sign that stocks are poised to decline.
  33. Berkshire Shares Climb After Buffett Is Empowered to Buy Back More Stock

    July 18, 2018
    Berkshire Hathaway Inc shares rose on Wednesday after its board gave its billionaire chairman, Warren Buffett, more freedom ...
  34. Amazon in Talks to Invest in India's MedPlus - FactorDaily

    July 18, 2018
    Amazon.com Inc is in early talks to invest in Indian pharmacy chain MedPlus, Indian news website FactorDaily reported on ...
  35. Fund Managers Say Trade Biggest Risk: BofA

    July 18, 2018
    Fund managers polled by Bank of America Merrill Lynch said the prospect of a trade war is the biggest risk to stocks.
  36. Tesla to Refund German Buyers' EV Incentive

    July 18, 2018
    Tesla will cover costs for buyers who were asked to pay back 4,000-euro incentive payments.
  37. Texas Instruments CEO Resigns

    July 18, 2018
    Texas Instruments CEO Brian Crutcher is the latest CEO of a major company to resign after conflicts with company policy.
  38. Opinion: Gorman Shows New Goldman CEO Clean Pair of Heels

    July 18, 2018
    James Gorman has greeted the new boss at Goldman Sachs by showing him a clean pair of heels. Morgan Stanley’s chief executive ...
  39. French Water Firm Saur Says It Will Choose Buyer by End-July

    July 18, 2018
    Shareholders of French water firm Saur will chose a buyer for the group by the end of this month, a spokesman for the company ...
  40. Activision Blizzard Stock Shows Bullish Trading Activity

    July 18, 2018
    Accumulation signals accompanied by strong earnings and sales growth suggest upside potential for this video game stock.
  41. Macquarie: High Valuation Limits Twitter Upside

    July 18, 2018
    Macquarie Research steps back from its bullish outlook on Twitter after the stock's recent rally.
  42. Revisiting the Concept of Polarity With Ethereum

    July 18, 2018
    The chart for ethereum shows a clear example of polarity, in which former support turns into resistance and former resistance ...
  43. Finacial Sector: 3 Charts Suggest Prices Are Headed Lower

    July 18, 2018
    Sell signals on the charts of key assets suggest that the financial sector could be setting up for a move lower.
  44. Google Hit With Record $5 Billion Euro EU Antitrust Fine

    July 18, 2018
    EU regulators hit Google with a record 4.34 billion euros ($5 billion) antitrust fine on Wednesday for using its Android ...
  45. IBM Reports Earnings Below Monthly Pivot

    July 18, 2018
    IBM has a market-neutral P/E ratio of 23.96 and a dividend yield of 4.32%, making the stock one of the eight "Dogs of the ...
  46. Morgan Stanley Beats Estimates on Higher Trading Revenue

    July 18, 2018
    Morgan Stanley reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit on Wednesday, driven by higher revenues in equities and fixed ...
  47. Google to Be Fined $5B by EU Antitrust Body: Report

    July 18, 2018
    The tech giant could also be prohibited from imposing app-installation deals on makers of android devices.
  48. VietJet Provisionally Orders 100 Boeing 737 Jets

    July 18, 2018
    Boeing Co struck a new deal for 100 passenger jets with Vietnamese budget airline VietJet Air on Wednesday, deepening a battle ...
  49. Elon Musk Caves to Investor Pressure and Apologizes to Diver

    July 18, 2018
    In a now-deleted tweet, Musk called a diver involved in a mission to rescue 12 boys and their soccer coach from a cave in ...
  50. Electrolux Cuts North America Outlook as Tariffs Force Price Hikes

    July 18, 2018
    Home appliance maker Electrolux cut its full-year forecast for sales growth in North America, its biggest market, after higher ...
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