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Shares of United Parcel Service Inc. took a dive Tuesday, toward the worst performance in nine months, after the package delivery giant reported overall second-quarter profit and revenue that beat...
Tech stocks come under pressure as Apple, Alphabet, and Microsoft prepare to post earnings
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Three of the largest technology companies are set to report another quarter of blowout results after Tuesday's closing bell, but the broader tech sector is having a shaky day amid a continued crackdown...
3M Co. is betting on growing sales for the second half of the year, based on a strong first half that included an uptick in sales of automotive products as well as office supplies and home improvement...
I’m a former chief investment officer, and this is why I don’t see a long-term future for value investing
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For at least a decade now, value investors have had a terrible time, and the resurgence of value stocks in the U.S. this year has been pretty mild.
Home Depot deploys Bluetooth to combat organized retail crime, by preventing stolen items from working
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Why the 10-year Treasury yield may stay toward the lower end of its recent range as growth peaks, says Western Asset
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The bond market is coming to grips with the idea that the U.S. economy likely will remain sluggish over the long run as it learns to live without the extraordinary level of fiscal support supplied by...
Market fragility lingers as VIX climbs even with U.S. stocks rising to peaks, BofA says
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Investors in some areas of the market appeared increasingly nervous even as major U.S. stock benchmarks recently rose to new peaks, according to BofA Global Research.
Biden is right to get tough on bank mergers — here’s why
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For financial regulators, decentralized finance represents at best a conundrum and at worst an existential threat to public oversight of financial markets.
Tesla’s ‘noisy quarter’ gets mixed reviews from Wall Street
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Tesla Inc.'s record quarter earns some praise among investors, but the stock falls on a mix of concern for the near-term prospects for the Silicon Valley electric-car maker and less appetite for tech...
A coming reduction in Treasury issuance could more than offset any market impact from tapering, BofA Global Research strategists say
Shares of General Electric Co. rallied Tuesday, after the industrial conglomerate beat profit and revenue expectations and swung to surprise positive cash flow, as Aviation remained the biggest problem...
CDC expected to reverse policy on face masks later Tuesday, amid reports of breakthrough infections with delta variant of COVID-19
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Reports of breakthrough infections with the delta variant of the coronavirus-borne illness COVID-19 in Americans who are fully vaccinated has prompted the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to...
Consumer confidence rises to 16-month high and is back at pre-Covid levels even as delta strain spreads
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The confidence of Americans in the U.S. economy stayed high in July even though an outbreak of the delta strain of the coronavirus threatened to result in governments reimposing some restrictions on...
This tool helps measure how climate friendly your 401(k) is — and dings Amazon.com for its fund offerings
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Companies have beefed up sustainability pledges that span emissions reduction to clean-energy fleets to keeping plastic from clogging waterways, but too few take steps to make sure the 401(k)s their...
No letup in home price gains in May, Case-Shiller
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Home prices rose a record 16.6% in May, according to the latest edition of the S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller Home Price Index released Tuesday.
IMF warns the world economic recovery is not assured until the pandemic is ‘beaten back’ globally
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The recovery of the global economy is not assured until the Covid-10 pandemic is beaten back all around the world, the IMF said in its latest update on the outlook.
Orders for passenger planes and other long-lasting products rose again in June even as manufacturers grappled with broad shortages of supplies and labor that are preventing a robust U.S. economic...
After a stellar IPO, Moonpig shares come back down to Earth
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Gold futures edge lower Tuesday after finishing the previous session below the closely watched $1,800-an-ounce level for the first time in nearly three weeks.
Treasury yields for long-dated debt slipped lower Tuesday morning ahead of the start of the Federal Reserve policy makers' gathering that kicks off later in the session.
European stocks slip on Chinese concerns
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European stocks slipped on Tuesday on worries about China's regulatory crackdown, as household products maker Reckitt Benckiser dropped after reporting a rise in costs.
Oil futures edge higher Tuesday, with investors showing signs of largely putting aside worries over the delta variant of the coronavirus that causes COVID-19.
Here’s your to-do list before the stock market’s next dive
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Nasdaq 15,000 is near. Do I hear 30,000?
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Our call of the day comes from The Market Ear blog, which points out big exposure among U.S. institutions to China.
U.S. stock futures slipped Tuesday ahead of a barrage of tech-sector earnings, with a Chinese regulatory crackdown casting an overhang over the market.
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