Dismal retail results drag down Dow, S&P

The Dow and S&P fell Tuesday as downbeat forecasts from retailers Home Depot and Kohl's fueled worries about consumer spending. Fred Katayama reports. Read more at : http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/USVideoBusiness/~3/NH9LXpNMQGs/dismal-retail-results-drag-down-dow-sp

FedEx CEO challenges NYT publisher to debate

FedEx Chief Executive Frederick Smith has challenged the publisher of the New York Times and the editor of the business section of the newspaper to a public debate in response to a story about...

Bitcoin’s virtual currency is reported to rise strongly

There is still a lot of commotion regards crypto currencies, also thanks to recently published Facebook Inc. project to introduce its own digital pound currency Libra. This project has so far encountered a strong...
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Aramco IPO range values Saudi oil giant at up to $1.7 trillion

Saudi Aramco is worth up to $1.7 trillion at the IPO price range set by the oil giant on Sunday, below the $2 trillion touted by Saudi's crown prince but still vying for the...

‘Crown jewel’ Aramco stirs loyal Saudi demand for giant IPO

By Marwa Rashad and Stephen Kalin RIYADH (Reuters) - From taxi drivers to clerics, Saudis clamoring to own part of state oil giant Aramco went online and to local banks on Sunday at the start...

Saudi Aramco in race for IPO record with $1.7 trillion top value

By Hadeel Al Sayegh, Saeed Azhar and Rania El Gamal DUBAI (Reuters) - Saudi Aramco is worth up to $1.7 trillion at the price range set by the oil giant on Sunday, below the $2...

Watch For Near Term Choppy Action Ahead In Stocks

The stock market edged out some gains last week, as the S&P 500 (SPX) rose 27 points to 3120, an increase of 0.9%. For this week, market cycles suggest choppy price action, as I pointed out...

3 Stocks To Watch In The Coming Week: Home Depot, Salesforce, Aurora Cannabis

After a powerful rally that sent major U.S. indices to new record highs last week, markets are entering a sensitive phase. The march higher could face a hurdle this coming week if the U.S....

Boeing says timing of 737 MAX return in hands of regulators

By Tim Hepher DUBAI (Reuters) - Boeing (NYSE:BA) moved on Saturday to ease tensions with regulators over the return to service of its 737 MAX, saying it was up to the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration...

MSCI, S&P Dow Jones, FTSE Russell could fast-track Aramco into indices

By Clara Denina and Simon Jessop LONDON (Reuters) - MSCI, the world's biggest index provider, will follow in the footsteps of S&P Dow Jones and FTSE Russell, which told clients this week that they could fast-track Saudi Aramco's inclusion...
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Twitter details plan to ban political ads

Twitter laid out plans for banning political ads on its social network, something Facebook has strongly refused to do, just as campaigns for the 2020 U.S. presidential election heat up. Conway G. Gittens reports. ...

Oil Close to Two-Month High as Trade War Positivity Hits Markets

(Bloomberg) -- Oil climbed to the highest in nearly two months amid optimism that the U.S. and China are close to locking down a partial trade deal. Futures jumped 1.7% on Friday in New York,...

U.S. to begin second round of trade aid payments for farmers next week

CHICAGO (Reuters) - The U.S. Department of Agriculture said on Friday it will begin making a second round of 2019 trade aid payments to U.S. farmers next week. The payments are the second part of...

Oil Ends up, Hitting 7-Week Highs on Elusive Trade Deal

By Barani Krishnan Investing.com – The we’ll-have-a-trade-deal-soon mantra provided a floor for oil again Friday, pushing crude prices to seven-week highs, even as Chinese media disputed Beijing’s willingness to commit to the kind of U.S....

Gold Dips as Trade-Deal Hype Returns Again

By Barani Krishnan Investing.com – LIke a scratched record the prospective trade deal is deciding the outcome on all markets. Friday’s yes-we-are-closing-in-on-a-deal comments knocked gold lower and sent Wall Street to record highs. Gold futures for December delivery...

Millions of acres of Canadian canola freeze, compounding ‘harvest from hell’

By Rod Nickel WINNIPEG, Manitoba (Reuters) - Heavy snow and rain during harvest on the Canadian Prairies have left several million acres of canola buried until spring, the latest blow in a miserable year that...

‘Hanging by its fingernails’: U.S. biodiesel industry struggles without subsidy

By Stephanie Kelly NEW YORK (Reuters) - When John Whittington shut his Morristown, Indiana, biodiesel plant this week, he knew the move would leave all 14 of his workers there looking for jobs heading into...

Trade News, Nvidia Results, Retail Sales In Focus As Weekend Nears

(Friday Market Open) Eight and seven. Those are the weekly gain streaks the S&P 500 Index (SPX) and Nasdaq (COMP) appear to be on pace for barring some sort of major setback today. At least...

Alibaba gets strong demand for IPO – sources

Alibaba has received strong demand for its upcoming IPO, according to Reuters sources. Julian Satterthwaite reports. Read more at : http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/USVideoBusiness/~3/JeB6Bk3iUoQ/alibaba-gets-strong-demand-for-ipo-sourc

S&P 500 creeps up to another record close

Stocks barely moved on Thursday but the S&P 500 nudged up to a record close as earnings season winds down. Conway G. Gittens has the rundown. Read more at : http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/USVideoBusiness/~3/Eo4SB-21gyw/sp-500-creeps-up-to-another-record-close

Investors trust the German economy more than expected

According to data from the European Economic Research Center, which compiles the ZEW Index of economic sentiment in the Federal Republic of Germany, investor confidence in the economy of the strongest country of the...
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Fed chief, Disney send Dow, S&P 500 to records

An upbeat economic assessment from Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell and a solid start to Disney's streaming video service sent the Dow and S&P 500 to record closing highs. Conway G. Gittens reports. ...

NewsBreak: Crude Stockpiles Down 500,000 Last Week – API

Investing.com – U.S. oil inventories fell last week, according to a private survey from the American Petroleum Institute released after the bell Wednesday. The API reported that crude inventories fell by about 500,000 for the week...

Gold Continues Upward in Mid-$1400s on New Trade-War Uncertainty

Investing.com – For a second day in a row, there’s less-than-comforting news about a U.S.-China trade deal and gold is soaring once again from a push higher by those long the yellow metal and...

Walmart Earnings Preview: Strong In-Store And Online Sales To Power Stock Higher

Reports Q3 2020 results on Thursday, Nov. 14, before the open * Revenue expectation: $128.57 billion * EPS expectation: $1.09 There are many good reasons Walmart (NYSE:WMT) stock has performed so strongly this year. The mega-store has...

Emini Micro Wedge Top At Big Round Number

Pre-Open Market Analysis The Emini yesterday accomplished the 2 goals that I said were likely. The bulls got a breakout above 3100 and above Thursday’s high. As expected, many bulls took some profits. There is now a...

Google to offer checking accounts for consumers: WSJ

By Paresh Dave and Munsif Vengattil SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Alphabet Inc's (O:GOOGL) Google said on Wednesday it will offer personal checking accounts next year through its Google Pay app, initially in partnership with Citigroup Inc (N:C)...

Exclusive: Comstock in talks to buy Chesapeake’s Haynesville assets – sources

By Arathy S Nair (Reuters) - Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones' Comstock Resources is in talks to buy Chesapeake Energy (NYSE:CHK) Corp's Haynesville shale assets in Louisiana, according to two people familiar with the matter. A...

Forex – Dollar Hovering at 1-Month Highs; Kiwi Soars

Investing.com - The U.S. dollar was hovering near one-month highs on Wednesday as investors looked for news on trade developments and awaited testimony from Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell later in the day. In a...

New Zealand dollar set for biggest jump this year on central bank surprise

LONDON (Reuters) - The New Zealand dollar provided the standout performance in otherwise unremarkable currency markets on Wednesday as it stood set to notch its biggest daily gain in a year after the central...
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Trump says U.S. close to signing ‘phase one’ trade deal with China

President Donald Trump on Tuesday said the United States is close to signing a "phase one" trade deal with China, adding in a speech to the Economic Club of New York he will only...

Oil Ends a Little Lower as Trump Offers Little On China

Investing.com – Crude prices settled a little lower on Tuesday as oil bulls fought to keep the market above key support after President Trump disappointed traders again over “phase one” of the U.S.-China deal. Equity...

S&P 500, Nasdaq slip on trade uncertainty

The S&P 500 and Nasdaq fell from record highs Monday as uncertainty about progress in U.S.-China trade talks rose following comments by President Donald Trump, while a jump in Boeing shares helped the Dow...

The US dollar strengthened significantly against the Japanese yen

On Thursday, 7 November, 2019 the US dollar (USD) exchange rate reached more than a five-month high against the Japanese yen (JPY), thanks to expectations that the United States and China are close to...

SERV Stock Gave A Warning Before Crashing 40%

The last three weeks have been tough on ServiceMaster shareholders. SERV stock was hovering around $56 a share as October went into its final third. But when the company announced its preliminary Q3 results on October 22nd, all...

Goldman faces probe after entrepreneur slams Apple Card algorithm in tweets

BENGALURU (Reuters) - A probe into Goldman Sachs Group (NYSE:GS) Inc's credit card practices has been initiated after tweets from a tech entrepreneur alleged gender discrimination in the new Apple Inc (NASDAQ:AAPL) card algorithms that are...

Saudi Aramco prospectus flags risks, gives few details on IPO size

By Saeed Azhar, Hadeel Al Sayegh, Aziz El Yaakoubi and Maher Chmaytelli DUBAI (Reuters) - Saudi state oil giant Aramco will sell up to 0.5% of its shares to individual retail investors and will be...

3 Stocks To Watch In The Coming Week: Tilray, Walmart, NVIDIA

The past week saw U.S. stock markets continue their upward move with all the major indices finishing at record levels, boosted by optimism of a U.S.-China trade deal. The S&P 500 was higher for a fifth...

Iran able to enrich uranium up to 60%, says atomic energy agency spokesman

(Reuters) - Iran has the capacity to enrich uranium up to 60%, a spokesman for the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) said on Saturday, far more than is required for most civilian uses...

Saudi Aramco targets sale of 0.5% of oil firm to retail investors in IPO:...

By Hadeel Al Sayegh, Saeed Azhar and Marwa Rashad DUBAI (Reuters) - Saudi Aramco is looking to sell up to 0.5% of the state oil giant to retail investors in its planned initial public offering...

Saudi Aramco targets sale of 0.5% of oil firm to retail investors in IPO:...

By Hadeel Al Sayegh, Saeed Azhar and Marwa Rashad DUBAI (Reuters) - Saudi Aramco is looking to sell up to 0.5% of the state oil giant to retail investors in its planned initial public offering...

France’s EDF expects six new nuclear reactors to cost 46 billion euros: Le Monde

PARIS (Reuters) - French power utility EDF (PA:EDF) estimates it would cost at least 46 billion euros ($51 billion) to build six of its latest generation EPR nuclear reactors if the government decides to...

Alibaba hires more banks on up to $15 billion listing: sources

By Josh Horwitz SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Alibaba Group (N:BABA) will kick off its annual 24-hour shopping extravaganza on Monday with deals and deep discounts galore, and a performance by American popstar Taylor Swift to top it all,...
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Stocks rally for a 5th week to record high

U.S. stocks crept higher on Friday to record closing highs despite worries over the progress of U.S.-China trade talks. Conway G. Gittens has the details. Read more at : http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/USVideoBusiness/~3/3y1HLvUps_w/stocks-rally-for-a-5th-week-to-record-hi
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Value stocks will lead market higher, says analyst

Spartan Capital's Peter Cardillo tells Reuters' Fred Katayama why he's not worried about rising equity valuations. He also explains why he sees Treasury yields climbing to 2.25% Read more at :...
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Wall Street eyes Washington next week

Investors will be listening to what Fed chair Jerome Powell says on the Hill next week. Wall Street also gets the latest data on inflation, and Disney launches its streaming service. Fred Katayama reports. ...
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Federal Reserve is a ‘buy’ signal for stocks – Invesco

Look past the daily headlines surrounding the U.S.-China trade war and focus on the Federal Reserve's switch to neutral as a buy signal for stocks through the first half of 2020, advised Krishna Memani,...
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California probing Facebook, demands subpoenaed documents

California is investigating Facebook Inc's disclosure of user data to Cambridge Analytica and other partners. Zachary Goelman reports. Read more at : http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/USVideoBusiness/~3/iemdQuTGZdw/california-probing-facebook-demands-subp

The stronger US dollar lowered the price of gold

At the beginning of the new trading week, which is the 45th one of 2019, the value of the US dollar vis-à-vis other world currencies increased and investment gold ceased to be attractive to...

Labor court rejects injunction against Lufthansa strike

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Lufthansa (DE:LHAG) cabin crew was given the green light by a German court to go on strike this week. On Wednesday, the Frankfurt labor court rejected a temporary injunction against a flight...

India stocks higher at close of trade; Nifty 50 up 0.41%

Investing.com – India stocks were higher after the close on Wednesday, as gains in the Real Estate, Banking and Metals sectors led shares higher. At the close in NSE, the Nifty 50 rose 0.41% to hit a new 3-months high, while the BSE...

Forex – Dollar Dips as Trade Talk Developments Awaited

Investing.com - The dollar edged lower against other major currencies on Wednesday, with investors taking a breather as U.S. and Chinese negotiators continued their efforts to seal a preliminary trade deal. As Washington and Beijing...

China Analysts Already Calling Time on Yuan’s Surge Past 7

(Bloomberg) -- China’s yuan rallied past 7 per dollar only yesterday and analysts are already warning the strength won’t last. The currency jumped as much as 0.60% to 6.9880 a dollar Tuesday, trading stronger than...

Trump-Xi meeting in Iowa would be poignant reminder of better U.S.-China ties

By Andrea Shalal WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump's suggestion that he could sign a trade deal with Chinese President Xi Jinping in Iowa has set off a flurry of excitement in Muscatine, Iowa,...

Oil up Third Day; Specter of Weakening Shale Adds to Rally

Investing.com - The rally in oil seems to be going and going. Another record high on the Dow, more trade deal hopes and suggestions that shale oil development could hit a low soon combined to...

Ongoing Acceleration Phase

After Sunday night's grind up, Monday’s regular trading hours session was just a very tight consolidation overall range of 3083-3072.5 on the S&P 500, trapping and baiting traders as it gets ready for the next...

Qualcomm Earnings Preview: Investors Counting On Sales Boost From 5G Technology

* Reports 4Q 2019 results on Wednesday, Nov. 6, after the market close * Revenue Expectation: $4.75 billion * EPS Expectation: $0.71 Qualcomm (NASDAQ:QCOM) stock has soared 30% since late May, having plunged more than 16% in...
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Breakingviews TV: Uber under

The ride-hailing firm’s $3.5 bln quarterly revenue is growing briskly – yet so are its accounting quirks and food-delivery losses. Meanwhile a slab of insider shares are about to be released from their lockup....

India stocks lower at close of trade; Nifty 50 down 0.20%

Investing.com – India stocks were lower after the close on Tuesday, as losses in the Consumer Durables, Healthcare and Capital Goods sectors led shares lower. At the close in NSE, the Nifty 50 declined 0.20%, while the BSE Sensex 30 index fell 0.13%. The best...

StockBeat: Siemens Gamesa Hit by Wind of Change in Power Markets

By Geoffrey Smith Investing.com -- You’d think if anyone was going to do well out of “headwinds” it would be a maker of wind turbines but, alas, no. Siemens Gamesa (MC:SGREN), the world’s biggest maker of offshore wind...

Forex – Dollar Rises Against Safe Haven Yen on Trade Deal Hopes

Investing.com - The U.S. dollar was higher against the safe haven Japanese yen on Tuesday amid hopes that the U.S. and China are getting closer to a preliminary agreement to resolve their protracted trade...

Forex – Aussie Dollar Gains After RBA Keeps Rates Unchanged

Investing.com - The Australian dollar gained against its U.S. counterpart on Tuesday in Asia after the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) kept the cash rate on hold. The official interest rate was kept on hold...

China Approves Brazilian Swine-Offal Exports as Pig Fever Rages

(Bloomberg) -- The ripples from the outbreak of African swine fever in Asia have reached Brazil’s offal market. China, which is boosting meat imports to fill a supply gap after the hog disease decimated half...
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Breakingviews TV: Not lovin’ it

The ousting of McDonald’s chief Steve Easterbrook for a consensual relationship with an employee dented the shares. But investors gain too when companies lay down rules to protect workers and apply them evenly. Other...
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Saudi Arabia kicks off IPO of world’s biggest oil company

Saudi Aramco started its initial public offering on Sunday, seven weeks after crippling attacks on its oil facilities. David Doyle reports. Read more at : http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/USVideoBusiness/~3/gIthEvcd1_k/saudi-arabia-kicks-off-ipo-of-worlds-big
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Prep for coming turmoil with ‘cockroach portfolio’ -INTL FCStone

A perfect storm is brewing for the U.S. stock market with an election next year, slower profit growth and a lack of leadership, which will require a 'cockroach portfolio' to safeguard assets, as INTL...
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Lebanese banks reopen but with some restrictions

Lebanese banks have reopened after protests kept them closed for two weeks. There were queues rather than scenes of panic, but customers did encounter some curbs on their transactions. Lucy Fielder reports. ...
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Time to rotate into cyclical stocks: Sam Stovall

Sam Stovall of CFRA Research tells Reuters' Fred Katayama why investors should rotate away from defensive stocks and get into cyclical stocks. Read more at : http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/USVideoBusiness/~3/9U6K6_vdyaw/time-to-rotate-into-cyclical-stocks-sam
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Federal Reserve cuts interest rates for third time this year to buffer U.S. economy

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell suggested the Fed's rate-cut cycle may be at a pause, after Wednesday's rate cut. Rough Cut (no reporter narration). Read more at : http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/USVideoBusiness/~3/VQBwi1ceSf0/federal-reserve-cuts-interest-rates-for

IBM’s dividends still peak investor interest

According to economic correspondents along with analysts, investors consider shares of the International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE-IBM) to be a speculative stock title with the so-called aristocratic dividend, which for several years has maintained...
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S&P 500 closes at record; Google parent hit by costs

The benchmark S&P 500 index rallied to its first record closing high since July. After the close, Google parent Alphabet missed earnings forecasts due to a jump in costs. Conway G. Gittens has the...

Chicken Producers Soar as China Signals End of U.S. Ban

(Bloomberg) -- Shares of America chicken processors surged Monday after China said it’s prepared to lift a ban on U.S. poultry that’s been in place since 2015. Tyson Foods Inc (NYSE:TSN)., Pilgrim’s Pride Corp. and Sanderson...

Saudi Arabia, U.S. to cooperate on security of global energy supply: Saudi press

CAIRO (Reuters) - Saudi Energy Minister Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman and U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry met in Riyadh on Monday and will work together to ensure the security of global energy supply, Saudi...
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Binge-watching not key to new streaming services

The streaming video wars will heat up with HBO Max set to unveil plans and Apple TV+ and Disney+ set to launch in November, but unlike Netflix each of them will go the traditional...

Increased Chance of Volatility

This week we saw the market continue to be affected by the news surrounding the US-China trade agreement. While this has been going on for some time, the market is still uncertain to what...

Alphabet 3Q Preview: Why It Should Be A Buy On Any Earnings Weakness

Reports Q3 2019 results on Monday, Oct. 28, after the close * Revenue expectation: $40.3 billion * EPS expectation: $12.28 For search-engine giant Google's parent Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOGL), it’s more important than ever to show investors that its...

NewsBreak: EU’s Tusk Confirms Brexit Delayed Until Jan. 31, 2020

Investing.com - European Union Council President Donald Tusk confirmed via Twitter on Monday that the EU has agreed to extend the deadline for Brexit until Jan. 31, 2020, in line with the request from...

Thailand to appeal to U.S. on import duties, help firms find new markets

BANGKOK (Reuters) - Thailand will pursue negotiations with the United States over its suspension of duty-free preferences on imports of Thai goods, a senior Commerce Ministry official said on Monday. "We will negotiate in all...

StockBeat: HSBC Gets Ready to Shrink; LVMH Eyes a Tiffany Bargain

By Geoffrey Smith Investing.com -- HSBC Holdings (LON:HSBA) shares fell to the bottom of the FTSE 100 Monday after a dire third-quarter earnings report at Europe's largest bank shed more light on its strategic problems – and prepared investors...

Forex – Dollar Treading Water Ahead of Fed; Brexit Extension Hopes Lift Pound

Investing.com - The U.S. dollar was trading near its highest levels in two weeks against the yen on Monday ahead of a keenly anticipated Federal Reserve meeting later in the week, while hopes for...

EU hopes to endorse Brexit delay to January 31 with earlier departure possible: sources

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The 27 European Union countries that will remain after Brexit hope to agree on Monday to delay Britain's divorce until Jan.31 with an earlier departure possible should the factious UK parliament...

3 Stocks To Watch In The Coming Week: AT&T, Beyond Meat, Apple

With the major U.S. stock indices continuing their slow and steady ride upward, next week will again see the strength of this rally tested when the Federal Reserve announces its next move on interest rates. The S&P 500 finished the...

China should ease regulations for foreign financial institutions – HSBC executive

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China should ease regulations so that foreign financial institutions can obtain licenses and raise deposits more easily in the country, a senior executive from HSBC (L:HSBA) (HK:0005) said on Sunday. Peter Wong,...

VIX Speculators Boosted Their Bearish Bets For 7th Time In 8 Weeks

Large volatility speculators added to their bearish net positions in the VIX Futures markets once again this week, according to the latest Commitment of Traders (COT) data released by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) on...

French luxury group LVMH offers to buy U.S jeweler Tiffany: sources

By Greg Roumeliotis (Reuters) - Louis Vuitton owner LVMH (PA:LVMH) has approached Tiffany & Co (N:TIF) with a $14.5 billion acquisition offer, people familiar with the matter said, at a time when the U.S. luxury...

U.S. says talks progressing with Saudi on possible nuclear program

DUBAI (Reuters) - U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry said on Saturday that conversations with Saudi Arabia on a nuclear program are going forward. The world’s top oil exporter had said it wanted to use nuclear...
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UAW and GM ratify 4-year contract, end 40-day strike

The UAW announced Friday that its members ratified a four-year contract with General Motors ending the longest U.S. auto strike in 50 years. Roger Fortuna reports. Read more at : http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/USVideoBusiness/~3/lvQIUVLaZfU/uaw-and-gm-ratify-4-year-contract-end-40
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Facebook launches tab for professional news

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced Friday the company will pay the news media for content and for the first time put all professional news content in a dedicated place for Facebook users. Conway G....

Vale, BHP’s Samarco gets license to resume operations after dam burst

By Marta Nogueira RIO de Janeiro (Reuters) - Samarco, a joint venture between Vale SA (SA:VALE3) and BHP Group (AX:BHP), on Friday won permission to resume operations at their Germano iron ore mine, the environmental...

Exclusive: Wells Fargo lays off more than 200 business bankers in U.S. – sources

By Imani Moise and P.J. Huffstutter (Reuters) - Wells Fargo & Co (N:WFC) has laid off more than 200 bankers in its U.S. lending divisions in recent months, as the bank reacted to business trends and restructured...

Johnson and Macron: The Odd Couple Determined to Get Brexit Done

(Bloomberg) -- When Boris Johnson first coined his slogan “Get Brexit Done,” the president of France probably wasn’t top of the list of people he thought he could turn to for help. After all, for...

Argentines Pull Dollar Deposits From Banks Before Election

(Bloomberg) -- Explore what’s moving the global economy in the new season of the Stephanomics podcast. Subscribe via Pocket Cast or iTunes. “How much?” That was the greeting that bank tellers gave to clients at one...

Oil Posts Biggest Weekly Gain In Five Weeks as Supplies Tighten

(Bloomberg) -- Oil posted the biggest weekly gain in more than a month as supplies tightened and the White House signaled progress on U.S.-China trade talks. Futures in New York rose for a fourth day. U.S....
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Look for stocks to struggle – Wolff

The S&P 500 rose above its record closing high in Friday trading. But Multivariate's Max Wolff tells Reuters' Fred Katayama why he thinks stocks will struggle to keep the rally alive. He also gives...

Massachusetts sues Exxon Mobil, saying company lied about climate change

By Nate Raymond BOSTON (Reuters) - Massachusetts sued Exxon Mobil Corp (N:XOM) on Thursday, accusing the oil giant of misleading investors and consumers for decades about the role fossil fuels play in climate change. Attorney General Maura Healey...

The NQ Emini Delivers Ahead Of Mike Pence

An action packed session trading the US markets for emini indices and commodities using volume price analysis and the Quantum Trading tools and indicators. And an interesting one for many reasons, not least as...

U.S. temporarily bars sale of Citgo shares linked to PDVSA bond: Treasury

By Brian Ellsworth and Corina Pons CARACAS (Reuters) - The United States on Thursday temporarily blocked a creditor seizure of Citgo, a win for political leaders in Venezuela struggling to retain control over the U.S....
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Alternative assets for uncertain times

As earnings and economic growth slow amid global uncertainty, Hennion & Walsh's Kevin Mahn tells Reuters' Fred Katayama investors should consider alternative investments such as munis and preferred securities. Read more...

Chart Of The Day: Tesla Profit Surprise Tempts Traders To Expect More To Come

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) yesterday caught investors by surprise when it posted an unexpected $342 million profit for its third quarter, a result in a totally different stratosphere from the net loss of $257 million that had been forecast. Traders acted...

Puma sees profit hit from U.S. tariffs on China

By Emma Thomasson BERLIN (Reuters) - German sportswear group Puma (DE:PUMG) cautioned on Thursday that it would take a hit from U.S. tariffs on China in the fourth quarter but still raised its sales forecast...