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Facebook shares dive 19%, shedding $120 billion in market capitalization

July 26, 2018


SAN FRANCISCO — Facebook shares dove 19 percent Thursday, with the social networking giant shedding about $120 billion in market value after the company warned of slowing sales growth. The decline marked Facebook’s largest stock market decline ever, eclipsing a […]

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How the US economy is doing now in four charts

July 25, 2018

Via: CNN

On Friday, his prediction might come true — albeit briefly. Economists are projecting the gross domestic product will have grown between 4.1% and a whopping 4.9% when the second quarter estimate is released, up from 2% in the first quarter. […]

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Oil prices climb as upbeat economic data raise demand expectations

December 11, 2017

Via: Market Watch

Oil prices edged higher Monday as upbeat economic data helped to raise expectations for crude demand, offsetting some pressure from concerns over growing U.S. production. On the New York Mercantile Exchange, January West Texas Intermediate crude CLF8, +0.63% tacked on […]

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Americans Spent an Extra $7.1 Billion in Baggage and Change Fees Last Year

September 21, 2017

Via: Fortune

Flying is already pricy, but Americans spent an extra $7.1 billion in baggage and flight change fees alone last year, according to a report from the Government Accountability Office (GAO). The report also showed that revenue from the two optional […]

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Investors are now a lot more worried about a geopolitical crisis

November 17, 2015

Via: Business Insider finance

Of all the possible fears out there, one has increased the most for investors in the past month – geopolitical risk. According to Bank of America Merrill Lynch’s monthly fund survey, a geopolitical crisis is the biggest tail risk for […]