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Many more likely sought US jobless aid as layoffs persist

September 24, 2020

Category: News

The U.S. government will provide its latest snapshot Thursday of the pace of layoffs, which have remained elevated but have been declining as some sectors of the economy have rebounded in the six months since the viral pandemic erupted. The […]


Trump’s prolonged assault of WTO means its ruling against Chinese tariffs is essentially moot

September 16, 2020

Via: Fortune

On Tuesday, the World Trade Organization ruled that tariffs the Trump Administration imposed on Chinese imports in 2018 are a violation of international trade rules—handing China a symbolic victory in the prolonged trade war. But the ruling is unlikely to […]


US layoffs remain elevated as 884,000 seek jobless aid

September 10, 2020

Category: News

WASHINGTON — The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits was unchanged last week at 884,000, a sign that layoffs are stuck at a historically high level six months after the viral pandemic flattened the economy. The latest figure released […]


Finance Tech, Trading

Stock futures point to more gains after S&P 500 snaps 4-day losing streak

September 23, 2020

Via: Market Watch

Dow and S&P 500 mostly traded higher on Wednesday, with bulls looking to build on a bounce a day after the broad-market index snapped a four-day losing streak. What are major benchmarks doing? Futures on the Dow Jones Industrial Average […]


Energy, Industries

Oil prices try to gain traction higher ahead of storage data

September 23, 2020

Via: Market Watch

Oil futures attempted to gain ground Wednesday, with crude trying to find some support after data from an industry trade group showed a fall in fuel inventories. The moves for crude comes as Wall Street looks to extend a bounce, […]


Enterprise, Industries, Retail & Wholesale

Nike rallies after profits show signs of bouncing back from pandemic

September 23, 2020

Via: Fortune

Nike Inc. rallied in late trading after the world’s largest sportswear maker returned to profit and posted far better revenue than predicted, a sign it’s swiftly bouncing back from the pandemic slump. Revenue amounted to $10.6 billion in its fiscal […]