Fed Cuts Rate Target for the First Time Since 2008
Economy
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Economy
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Fed Cuts Rate Target for the First Time Since 2008

Lamont J - August 1, 2019

The Federal Reserve confirmed its widely expected interest rate cut on Wednesday, but disappointed investors by not committing to more in 2019. The quarter point decrease is…

The Rally Continues: Indexes Close at Record Highs
Economy
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Economy
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The Rally Continues: Indexes Close at Record Highs

Adam R - July 4, 2019

Investor confidence was high in the disrupted week of trading before the Independence Day holiday. Following one of the best June results in decades, the stock market…

Fed Will Keep Interest Rates Steady After Wednesday Meeting
Economy
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Economy
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Fed Will Keep Interest Rates Steady After Wednesday Meeting

Writocity - June 20, 2019

The Federal Reserve met on Wednesday to discuss monetary policy and the strength of the U.S. economy. In a mostly unsurprising decision, Chairman Jerome Powell and the…

Disney Stock: Avengers Makes $1.2 Billion at Box Office
Business
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Business
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Disney Stock: Avengers Makes $1.2 Billion at Box Office

Becky H - April 29, 2019

Disney’s purchase of Marvel almost ten years ago has resulted in one of the most lucrative box office runs in history. Since the release of the film…

Stock Market Should be up 10,000 Points: President Trump
Economy
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Economy
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Stock Market Should be up 10,000 Points: President Trump

Adam R - April 15, 2019

Investors have enjoyed a robust stock market in 2019, with a rallying pattern holding since the start of the year. Major indexes are up, and there has…

Federal Reserve to Plan Interest Rates this Week
Economy
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Economy
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Federal Reserve to Plan Interest Rates this Week

Becky H - March 20, 2019

The United States Federal Reserve kicked off a two-day meeting on Tuesday, with members discussing interest rates and monetary policy for the year ahead. A recent change…

Stock Market Has the Best Start in Over 30 Years
Investing
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Investing
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Stock Market Has the Best Start in Over 30 Years

Adam R - February 25, 2019

The volatility and freefall of late-2018 are still fresh on the memory of many an investor. Trade uncertainty and soaring interest rates decimated Stock Market at the…

U.S. Stock Markets Closed for Martin Luther King Day
Investing
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Investing
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U.S. Stock Markets Closed for Martin Luther King Day

Becky H - January 21, 2019

U.S. Stock Markets are closed this Monday, in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, a federal holiday that honors the late civil rights activist. This holiday…

JP Morgan Strategist Isn’t Concerned About a Bear Market
Economy
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Economy
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JP Morgan Strategist Isn’t Concerned About a Bear Market

Becky H - November 21, 2018

Some investors are worried that we are entering a bear market where confidence will dip, and prices will continue to fall. However, there are still top analysts…

Stock Market End Losing Streak
Economy
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Economy
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Stock Market End Losing Streak

Becky H - November 16, 2018

Stock market have been on a losing streak with the S&P 500 reporting losses for five consecutive days before Thursday trading. New confidence and optimism surrounding trade…