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Business Insider
We're slipping againUS stock market futures are in the red with Dow futures down 126 points, S&P fu
We're slipping again
Business Insider / Posted yesterday
US stock market futures are in the red with Dow futures down 126 points, S&P futures down 15 points, and Nasdaq futures down 32 points. This follows a huge Thursday when the Dow jumped 369 points (2.3%) and the S&P spiked 47 points (2.4%) Markets... Read more
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Business Insider
STOCKS SOAR, CRUDE OIL GOES BANANASStocks in the US gained more than 2% across the board and crude oil prices rose
STOCKS SOAR, CRUDE OIL GOES BANANAS
Business Insider / Posted 2 days ago
Stocks in the US gained more than 2% across the board and crude oil prices rose 10% in their biggest one-day gain since October 2008. In the final hour of trading, stocks looked like they were going to collapse again, but quickly bounced back and... Read more
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Business Insider
10 things you need to know before the opening bellChinese stocks saw another day of selling. The Shanghai Composite fell 1.3% ami
10 things you need to know before the opening bell
Business Insider / Posted 3 days ago
Chinese stocks saw another day of selling. The Shanghai Composite fell 1.3% amid a volatile session. Chinese stocks opened up to solid gains before tumbling to a loss of more than 4%. Then stocks raced into positive territory amid suspicions of... Read more
5d
Business Insider
STOCKS GET CLOBBERED IN A CHAOTIC DAY ON WALL STREETThe Dow lost more than 500 points for the second straight day, while the S&P 50
STOCKS GET CLOBBERED IN A CHAOTIC DAY ON WALL STREET
Business Insider / Posted 5 days ago
The Dow lost more than 500 points for the second straight day, while the S&P 500 officially tipped into "correction" territory, defined as a 10% decline from recent highs. On a points basis, Monday was the 8th-largest decline in the Dow's... Read more
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Bizjournals
Should Investors Worry as Markets Bounce Off Plunge? (Aug. 24 -- Peter Tchir, head of macro strategy at Brean Capital, discusses what
Should Investors Worry as Markets Bounce Off Plunge? (
Bizjournals / Posted 5 days ago
Aug. 24 -- Peter Tchir, head of macro strategy at Brean Capital, discusses what the type of selling that was seen at the market open says about sentiment and concerns over how the market bounces back form the plunge. He speaks on "Bloomberg... Read more
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Business Insider
MARKET MAYHEM: This is itFollowing Friday's mind-numbing 530-point sell-off in the Dow, which sent the b
MARKET MAYHEM: This is it
Business Insider / Posted 5 days ago
Following Friday's mind-numbing 530-point sell-off in the Dow, which sent the blue-chip index into a correction, US stock market futures are plummeting again. Dow futures are down 413 points. S&P futures are down 47 points. Nasdaq futures are down... Read more
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Business Insider
GIRD YOUR LOINS: Here's your preview of this week's big market-moving eventsThe Dow ended Friday at 16,450, down a whopping 1,018 points for the week. The
GIRD YOUR LOINS: Here's your preview of this week's big market-moving events
Business Insider / Posted 6 days ago
The Dow ended Friday at 16,450, down a whopping 1,018 points for the week. The blue-chip index booked its first back-to-back, down-300-plus-point days since November 2008. It's now down 10.3% from its May 19 high of 18,351, which means that the... Read more
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Business Insider
A 'new, large, and unexpected variable' has been tossed into the global marketsSpecifically, the People's Bank of China's move to devalue the yuan, which has
A 'new, large, and unexpected variable' has been tossed into the global markets
Business Insider / Posted 15 days ago
Specifically, the People's Bank of China's move to devalue the yuan, which has now declined 3% against the US dollar, against which it remains pegged. This move has led to a lot of hand-wringing about "what it means." In a note to clients on... Read more
22d
Business Insider
If we get a huge jobs number, rate hikes could effectively begin todayAverage hourly earnings, month-over-month: +0.2% Average hourly earnings, year
If we get a huge jobs number, rate hikes could effectively begin today
Business Insider / Posted 22 days ago
Average hourly earnings, month-over-month: +0.2% Average hourly earnings, year-over-year: +2.3% Average weekly hours worked: 34.5 Since the Fed's last statement, which said the Fed would need to see "some" further improvement (rather than just... Read more
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22d
Business Insider
Here comes the jobs report ...We're less than an hour away from the July jobs report. From our full preview,
Here comes the jobs report ...
Business Insider / Posted 22 days ago
We're less than an hour away from the July jobs report. From our full preview, here's an overview of what Wall Street is looking for when the numbers cross at 8:30 am ET: Average hourly earnings, month-over-month: +0.2% Average hourly earnings,... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Why ETFs Are the Preferred Avenue for Accessing Junk BondsNEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Billionaire Carl Icahn has been warning investors to sa
Why ETFs Are the Preferred Avenue for Accessing Junk Bonds
TheStreet.com / Posted 25 days ago
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Billionaire Carl Icahn has been warning investors to say out of the high-yield debt market because it is a bubble that could burst any time. But before you run for the exits, consider an alternate way to invest in junk bonds... Read more
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