Dow Jones Sets Record on First Day of 2020 Trading
Economy
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Economy
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Dow Jones Sets Record on First Day of 2020 Trading

Adam R - January 3, 2020

At the beginning of 2019, stock markets were in turmoil, having suffered one of the biggest routs in history during the previous quarter. In 2020, the landscape…

Phase One Trade Deal Agreed Between China and U.S.
Investing
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Investing
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Phase One Trade Deal Agreed Between China and U.S.

Lamont J - December 16, 2019

After weeks of mixed reports from Washington and Beijing, it was announced over the weekend that the U.S. and China have agreed on an interim trade deal,…

FAA Says Boeing 737 MAX Won’t be Flying in 2019
Business
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Business
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FAA Says Boeing 737 MAX Won’t be Flying in 2019

Adam R - December 12, 2019

Boeing (NYSE: BA) troubled 737 MAX jets will not be back in the air in 2019, according to the latest information from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA).…

Federal Rate Down After Economic Growth Slows
Economy
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Economy
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Federal Rate Down After Economic Growth Slows

Becky H - November 1, 2019

U.S. economic growth slowed in the third quarter, leading the Federal Reserve to implement its third consecutive Federal Rate cut. Wall Street analysts had widely predicted the…

More Than 60% of Households are Preparing for Recession
Economy
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Economy
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More Than 60% of Households are Preparing for Recession

Becky H - October 18, 2019

According to new data, 69% of households in the U.S. are preparing for a possible recession on the horizon. The rate of economic growth is declining. The…

Biggest Insights from Q3 Earnings Season so Far
Investing
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Investing
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Biggest Insights from Q3 Earnings Season so Far

Adam R - October 17, 2019

Earnings season is now upon us, and 43 companies tracked by the S&P 500 have already released their data. Investors looking ahead to reports related to their…

China Reportedly Won’t Negotiate on Key Trade Points
Money
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Money
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China Reportedly Won’t Negotiate on Key Trade Points

Becky H - October 7, 2019

The latest round of trade negotiations between China and the United States will begin later this week. Both nations have been locked in a bitter trade war…

The Fed is Open to More Easing After Interest Rate Cuts
Economy
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Economy
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The Fed is Open to More Easing After Interest Rate Cuts

Becky H - September 19, 2019

In what was a widely expected outcome, the Federal Reserve pull the money rate cuts by 0.25% at the conclusion of a two-day policy meeting on Wednesday.…

Trump Wants to Relax Fuel Economy Standards, Automakers Don’t Agree
Economy
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Economy
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Trump Wants to Relax Fuel Economy Standards, Automakers Don’t Agree

Becky H - August 22, 2019

Former President Barack Obama introduced sweeping efficiency rules, which President Trump wants to roll back during his current term. Trump has criticized automakers this week for not…

Stocks Tumble as China Devalues Currency
Investing
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Investing
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Stocks Tumble as China Devalues Currency

Lamont J - August 5, 2019

President Trump shocked markets last week when he announced new tariffs on Chinese goods. China has now retaliated, artificially devaluing its currency to remain competitive. Investors responded…