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Finance Tech, Liquidity

Gold hovers near $1,500 after pulling back from 6-year high

September 11, 2019

Via: Market Watch

Gold futures edged higher Wednesday, hovering near the $1,500-an-ounce level after pulling back this week from more-than-six-year highs as haven demand dried up on an easing of near-term U.S.-China trade worries and a revival in appetite for stocks. Gold for […]


Capital, Finance Tech

AT&T’s stock jumps after activist investor sees 65% rally potential to a record high

September 10, 2019

Via: Market Watch

Shares of AT&T Inc. surged in heavy volume Monday to an 18-month high, after an activist investor that recently purchased a large stake in the telecom and media giant outlined a plan that it believes will boost the stock by […]


Industries, Others

To Lower Health Care Costs, Look to International Innovations

September 10, 2019

Via: Fortune

It’s hardly surprising that health care is shaping up to be a central issue of the 2020 U.S. presidential campaign. Despite several plans floated by Democratic candidates, much of the debate still comes down to one question: Who will get […]


Finance Tech, Trading

Global shares mostly rise as market players weigh data mix

September 9, 2019

Via: ABC News

Global shares were mostly higher Monday as the week started with a mix of economic data for the region and the U.S. France’s CAC 40 fell less than 0.1% in early trading to 5,602.25, while Germany’s DAX gained 0.2% to […]


Industries, Manufacturing

Apple Admits Breaking Chinese Labor Laws in the World’s Largest iPhone Factory

September 9, 2019

Via: Fortune

Apple Inc. and manufacturing partner Foxconn violated a Chinese labor rule by using too many temporary staff in the world’s largest iPhone factory, the companies confirmed following a report that also alleged harsh working conditions. The claims came from China […]


Finance Tech, Trading

China Says Trade Talks With the U.S. Will Take Place in October

September 5, 2019

Via: Time

(BEIJING) — U.S. and Chinese envoys will meet in early October for more talks aimed at ending a tariff war that threatens global economic growth. Stock markets rose on Thursday’s announcement but there has been no sign of progress since […]


Finance Tech, Liquidity

Wall Street has no idea how stocks will end 2019 with forecasts ranging from down 5% to up 11%

September 4, 2019

Via: CNBC

Leading stock forecasters differ greatly on where the S&P 500 will go in the final four months of the year compared to this same time last year, based on CNBC analysis. The wide range of forecasts reflects the current tumultuous […]


Financial Services, Industries

JPMorgan to add Chinese debt to its bond-market indexes

September 4, 2019

Via: Market Watch

JPMorgan Chase & Co. plans to add Chinese government debt to its widely followed indexes, marking the latest stamp of foreign approval for the country’s assets and one that is likely to draw yet more money from abroad. The bank’s […]


Finance Tech, Trading

Good riddance to August but September could be just as bumpy for stocks, history shows

September 3, 2019

Via: USA TODAY

If you’re still catching your breath from the stock market’s characteristically wild swings in August, buckle up: September could be even bumpier. Over the past 50 years, September has been the worst month for stocks, posting an average decline of […]


News

Electric Cars Sales Fall for the First Time Ever

September 3, 2019

Via: Fortune

Global electric-car sales fell for the first time in modern history in July after China scaled back purchase subsidies, highlighting the role government assistance is having on the burgeoning market. Monthly sales worldwide fell 14% to about 128,000 plug-in passenger […]