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…

Coronavirus Relief Bill Fails Vote in Senate
Economy
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Economy
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Coronavirus Relief Bill Fails Vote in Senate

Adam R - September 11, 2020

A new Coronavirus relief bill has failed to gain traction in the Senate after a procedural vote on Thursday. The bill, introduced by Senate Majority Leader Mitch…

Is It Time to Buy NASDAQ Stocks on the Dip?
Business
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Business
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Is It Time to Buy NASDAQ Stocks on the Dip?

Lamont J - September 10, 2020

The NASDAQ Composite Index (COMP) is down -7.59% over the last five days of trading. After a strong rally this year, some investors fear that the bull…

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…

Costco Just Reported Strong Sales Growth
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Business
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Costco Just Reported Strong Sales Growth

Adam R - September 3, 2020

Membership warehouse shopping company Costco Wholesale Corp. (NASDAQ: COST) had a huge month in August. According to the latest data from the business, net sales increased by…

New Home Sales Hit a 13 Year High
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Business
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New Home Sales Hit a 13 Year High

Lamont J - August 31, 2020

The U.S. home market could start to recover before the rest of the economy, with new home sales hitting a 13 year high in July. Newly built…

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…

Apple is Now Worth $2 Trillion on the Stock Market
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Business
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Apple is Now Worth $2 Trillion on the Stock Market

Adam R - August 20, 2020

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) has extended its lead as the most valuable company on the stock market. It has broken a new record, becoming the first public…

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…