Federal Reserve Maintains Interest Rate in Latest Policy Meeting
Economy
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Economy
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Federal Reserve Maintains Interest Rate in Latest Policy Meeting

Becky H - September 17, 2020

The United States Federal Reserve has kept its benchmark interest rate at zero percent after its policy meeting this week. Chairman Jerome Powell said in a statement…

Is the Rally Over? Stock Market Loses Ground On Thursday
Economy
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Economy
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Is the Rally Over? Stock Market Loses Ground On Thursday

Becky H - September 4, 2020

After weeks of strong gains, the stock market seems to have hit a bump. On Thursday when the markets closed, all the major indexes were in negative…

A Stock to Leverage High Iron Ore Demand
Economy
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Economy
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A Stock to Leverage High Iron Ore Demand

Becky H - August 28, 2020

Iron ore prices have hit a six-year high, increasing more than 24% in the year to date. This commodity metal is used throughout the manufacturing, infrastructure, and…

Boeing Receives Its First 737 Max Order in Nine Months
Economy
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Economy
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Boeing Receives Its First 737 Max Order in Nine Months

Becky H - August 21, 2020

Aerospace manufacturer Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) has just confirmed its first 737 Max order in three quarters. The company said in a statement this week that Poland’s…

More Companies Could Split Their Stocks By 2021
Economy
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Economy
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More Companies Could Split Their Stocks By 2021

Becky H - August 17, 2020

Both Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) and Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) announced stock splits this month. These companies will create more shares, leaving their market capitalizations intact, but…

Tesla Has Announced a Stock Split for August
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Business
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Tesla Has Announced a Stock Split for August

Becky H - August 13, 2020

Apple Inc. recently announced a stock split that would lower its share price and make it more accessible to new investors. Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA), which recently…

Regulators Fine Capital One $80 Million for Data Breach
Economy
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Economy
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Regulators Fine Capital One $80 Million for Data Breach

Becky H - August 7, 2020

Capital One Financial Corp. (NYSE: COF) has been hit with one of the harshest data breach fines in history. Regulators at the Treasury’s Office of the Comptroller…

Apple is Splitting its Stock this August
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Business
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Apple is Splitting its Stock this August

Becky H - August 3, 2020

Technology company Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) has generated strong growth in the stock market this year, with its share price up 44.74% since January. Trading at just…

Federal Reserve Leaves Interest Rates Near Zero for Pandemic
Economy
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Economy
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Federal Reserve Leaves Interest Rates Near Zero for Pandemic

Becky H - July 30, 2020

The Federal Reserve, recognizing the difficult position the economy is in today, voted to keep interest rates at zero in its latest policy meeting. The Board of…

American Airlines Announces Worker Furloughs
Economy
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Economy
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American Airlines Announces Worker Furloughs

Becky H - July 16, 2020

Following news that United Airlines would put up to 36,000 staff on involuntary leave, American Airlines has told its employees it will be forced to take similar…