Three Semiconductor Stocks for 2020
Investing
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Investing
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Three Semiconductor Stocks for 2020

Lamont J - October 14, 2019

Chip production shortages and changes in demand have reduced earnings in 2019, but the semiconductor market is on track for a big comeback next year. Analysts are…

Stocks Jump After Good News on Trade Deal
Investing
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Investing
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Stocks Jump After Good News on Trade Deal

Lamont J - October 11, 2019

The ongoing trade war between China and the United States has had a significant impact on the stock market since 2018. The last week has seen some…

Online Stock brokers Have Cut Commissions on Trades
Currency
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Currency
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Online Stock brokers Have Cut Commissions on Trades

Adam R - October 10, 2019

America’s most popular online stock trading platforms surprised the markets last week when they announced commission free transactions for all customers. Charles Schwab, TD Ameritrade, Interactive Brokers…

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…

Unemployment at 50 Year Low but Job Growth Disappoints
Economy
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Economy
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Unemployment at 50 Year Low but Job Growth Disappoints

Becky H - October 4, 2019

In a week marred by an impeachment investigation and news of European tariffs, investors can take some positives from the latest job report. The government announced this…

The U.S. Is Planning Tariffs on $7.5B of European Imports
Economy
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Economy
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The U.S. Is Planning Tariffs on $7.5B of European Imports

Lamont J - October 3, 2019

The trade war just moved to a new front, with the White House now targeting the European Union in its push to balance deficits. Following a landmark…

Two Key Factors That Could Drive the Stock Market This Week
Business
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Business
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Two Key Factors That Could Drive the Stock Market This Week

Adam R - September 30, 2019

Political news had a significant impact on investor sentiment last week, leading some investors to trade cautiously on Thursday and Friday. Two of the most important news…

Beyond Meat Stock is Up After McDonald’s Deal Announced
Business
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Business
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Beyond Meat Stock is Up After McDonald’s Deal Announced

Becky H - September 27, 2019

Beyond Meat (NASDAQ: BYND), a company that makes plant-based burger patties, ground beef, and sausages, has seen an incredible rise since its IPO in May. The stock,…

Mortgage Rates Increase but the Market is Still Competitive
Investing
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Investing
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Mortgage Rates Increase but the Market is Still Competitive

Adam R - September 23, 2019

After declining consistently throughout most of the year, mortgage rates made a surprise turnaround in the last week. The average 30-year fixed-rate mortgage rose slightly on Friday,…

What the Fed Rate Cut Could Mean for Your Savings
Economy
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Economy
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What the Fed Rate Cut Could Mean for Your Savings

Adam R - September 20, 2019

The Federal Reserve announced the second rate cut of the year on Wednesday, reducing its funds rate from 2% to 1.75%. While the decrease is considered moderate…