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USA Today
Ask Matt: Why is cheap oil bad for stocks?Q: Why is cheap oil bad for stocks? A: Falling oil prices are routinely blamed
Ask Matt: Why is cheap oil bad for stocks?
USA Today / Posted 5 minutes ago
Q: Why is cheap oil bad for stocks? A: Falling oil prices are routinely blamed for hurting stocks. It might seem counterintuitive, but seeing a commodity market in free fall makes most investors nervous. Cheap oil on its face should be a boon for... Read more
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USA Today
Amid global tumult, U.S. stocks tumble ahead of openStocks are set to open sharply lower again on Wall Street Tuesday as stock futu
Amid global tumult, U.S. stocks tumble ahead of open
USA Today / Posted 5 minutes ago
Stocks are set to open sharply lower again on Wall Street Tuesday as stock futures tumbled after a brief oil rally faded and tumult in global stock markets continued overnight with Japanese shares falling more than 5%. Global investors are... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Home prices rise across E. TexasIf you're looking for a home in East Texas, expect to pay more. That's accordi
Home prices rise across E. Texas
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 8 minutes ago
If you're looking for a home in East Texas, expect to pay more. That's according to new real estate data from across the state, which shows home prices continue to rise. Early data shows 2016 is on pace with last year for growing home sales and... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Survival Marked By New Premier League LogoWhat's being said in the forum now? The Premier League have today confirmed th
Survival Marked By New Premier League Logo
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 9 minutes ago
What's being said in the forum now? The Premier League have today confirmed that they are rebranding from the 2016-17 season and that's nice of them as Watford continue to look very pretty in the table when it comes to avoiding the drop following... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
New Premier League Logo For SaintsWhat's being said in the forum now? The Premier League have today confirmed th
New Premier League Logo For Saints
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 9 minutes ago
What's being said in the forum now? The Premier League have today confirmed that they are rebranding from the 2016-17 season and here's what Southampton will be wearing on the shirt sleeves for the coming season. With phrases like 'new visual... Read more
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The Age
Mining services' life support running outThis year is shaping as a tipping point that will see company collapses increas
Mining services' life support running out
The Age / Posted 9 minutes ago
This year is shaping as a tipping point that will see company collapses increase, insolvency and deal experts say. Photo: Philip Gostelow Much of Australia's mining services sector and other businesses that rode the resources boom might be getting... Read more
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The Irish Times
Vestas record order intake points to strong 2016Denmark’s Vestas beat forecasts with record orders for new wind turbines last y
Vestas record order intake points to strong 2016
The Irish Times / Posted 10 minutes ago
Denmark’s Vestas beat forecasts with record orders for new wind turbines last year, signalling continued strong demand for renewable energy despite a plunge in fossil fuel prices. Hit by overcapacity and the withdrawal of some government subsidies... Read more
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The Irish Times
Property market still depressed with sales at 50% below ‘normal’Turnover of Irish residential property is barely 50 per cent of what is conside
Property market still depressed with sales at 50% below ‘normal’
The Irish Times / Posted 10 minutes ago
Turnover of Irish residential property is barely 50 per cent of what is considered “normal” in a healthy housing market. According to the GeoDirectory database, there were just 43,428 residential property transactions last year from a total stock of... Read more
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Investopedia
Small Business Optimism SlidesThe NFIB Small Business Confidence Index fell 1.3 points in January, to 93.9, i
Small Business Optimism Slides
Investopedia / Posted 10 minutes ago
The NFIB Small Business Confidence Index fell 1.3 points in January, to 93.9, its lowest level since February 2014. A few components of the index in particular dragged the composite down. Expected business conditions in six months fell 6 points to... Read more
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Investopedia
Japanese Stocks Ravaged, 10 Year Bonds Go NegativeOn Tuesday, Japan’s stock market – measured by Nikkei 225 Index – plummeted by
Japanese Stocks Ravaged, 10 Year Bonds Go Negative
Investopedia / Posted 10 minutes ago
On Tuesday, Japan’s stock market – measured by Nikkei 225 Index – plummeted by 5.4% (at the time of writing) amid growing concerns of a slowdown in the global economy, which made investors turn towards safer havens such as government bonds. As a... Read more
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Investopedia
Rubio's Economic Plans: More Of The Same?Senator Marco Rubio is stuck in a feedback loop repeating scripted answers time
Rubio's Economic Plans: More Of The Same?
Investopedia / Posted 10 minutes ago
Senator Marco Rubio is stuck in a feedback loop repeating scripted answers time and again during television debates and on the campaign trail. But, the Republican presidential candidate is hardly a cookie cutter replica of other contenders in the... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Mining services' life support running outThis year is shaping as a tipping point that will see company collapses increas
Mining services' life support running out
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 11 minutes ago
This year is shaping as a tipping point that will see company collapses increase, insolvency and deal experts say. Photo: Philip Gostelow Much of Australia's mining services sector and other businesses that rode the resources boom might be getting... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Home prices rise across E. TexasIf you're looking for a home in East Texas, expect to pay more. That's accordi
Home prices rise across E. Texas
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 11 minutes ago
If you're looking for a home in East Texas, expect to pay more. That's according to new real estate data from across the state, which shows home prices continue to rise. Early data shows 2016 is on pace with last year for growing home sales and... Read more
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Canberra Times
Mining services' life support running outThis year is shaping as a tipping point that will see company collapses increas
Mining services' life support running out
Canberra Times / Posted 13 minutes ago
This year is shaping as a tipping point that will see company collapses increase, insolvency and deal experts say. Photo: Philip Gostelow Much of Australia's mining services sector and other businesses that rode the resources boom might be getting... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Revealed: tennis umpires secretly banned over gambling scamTwo international tennis umpires have been secretly banned, while four others f
Revealed: tennis umpires secretly banned over gambling scam
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 17 minutes ago
Two international tennis umpires have been secretly banned, while four others face being thrown out of the sport for life on charges of serious corruption, the Guardian can reveal. Umpires from Kazakhstan, Turkey and Ukraine are among those alleged... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Chesapeake Energy denies bankruptcy rumorsChesapeake Energy insists it's not plotting a bankruptcy filing. The natural g
Chesapeake Energy denies bankruptcy rumors
KECI Missoula / Posted 19 minutes ago
Chesapeake Energy insists it's not plotting a bankruptcy filing. The natural gas and oil giant was forced to issue a statement on Monday after its stock tanked over 50%. Chesapeake said it "currently has no plans to pursue bankruptcy." Chesapeake... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Agrium quarterly profit jumps; 2016 outlook falls short of forecastsAgrium Inc., a Canadian fertilizer and farm products retailer, forecast lower-t
Agrium quarterly profit jumps; 2016 outlook falls short of forecasts
The Globe and Mail / Posted 23 minutes ago
Agrium Inc., a Canadian fertilizer and farm products retailer, forecast lower-than-expected profit for 2016, blaming weak prices. The company said it expects to earn $5.50 (U.S.)-$7.00 per share in 2016, slightly below analysts average estimate of... Read more
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AdWeek
Twitter Launches 'First View,' a 24-Hour Takeover Option for MarketersFaced with mounting pressure to keep itself interesting and profitable, Twitter
Twitter Launches 'First View,' a 24-Hour Takeover Option for Marketers
AdWeek / Posted 24 minutes ago
Faced with mounting pressure to keep itself interesting and profitable, Twitter is launching a new Promoted Video ad product. The San Francisco-based company says First View will let marketers own the top Twitter ad in news feeds for a 24-hour... Read more
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Newsmax
IEA Sees Global Oil Glut Worsening, OPEC Deal UnlikelyThe agency, which coordinates energy policies of industrialized countries, said
IEA Sees Global Oil Glut Worsening, OPEC Deal Unlikely
Newsmax / Posted 24 minutes ago
The agency, which coordinates energy policies of industrialized countries, said that while it did not believe oil prices could follow some of the most extreme forecasts and fall to as low as $10 per barrel, it was equally hard to see how they could... Read more
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Newsmax
Goldman Sees More Oil Swings That Could Drag Price Below $20Oil could drop below $20 a barrel as the search for a level that brings supply
Goldman Sees More Oil Swings That Could Drag Price Below $20
Newsmax / Posted 24 minutes ago
Oil could drop below $20 a barrel as the search for a level that brings supply and demand back into balance makes prices even more volatile, Goldman Sachs Group Inc. predicted. Capacity to store crude has been exhausted in some places, said Jeff... Read more
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Newsmax
Janet Yellen Has 5 Big Questions to AnswerFederal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen will deliver her semi-annual testimony to Ho
Janet Yellen Has 5 Big Questions to Answer
Newsmax / Posted 24 minutes ago
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen will deliver her semi-annual testimony to House and Senate committees this week. Her remarks will be closely monitored, especially in light of the recent increase in global economic insecurity — which has... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Chesapeake Energy denies bankruptcy rumorsChesapeake Energy insists it's not plotting a bankruptcy filing. The natural g
Chesapeake Energy denies bankruptcy rumors
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 24 minutes ago
Chesapeake Energy insists it's not plotting a bankruptcy filing. The natural gas and oil giant was forced to issue a statement on Monday after its stock tanked over 50%. Chesapeake said it "currently has no plans to pursue bankruptcy." Chesapeake... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Chesapeake Energy denies bankruptcy rumorsChesapeake Energy insists it's not plotting a bankruptcy filing. The natural g
Chesapeake Energy denies bankruptcy rumors
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 28 minutes ago
Chesapeake Energy insists it's not plotting a bankruptcy filing. The natural gas and oil giant was forced to issue a statement on Monday after its stock tanked over 50%. Chesapeake said it "currently has no plans to pursue bankruptcy." Chesapeake... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Africa Told to Focus On IndustrialisationNairobi — African countries have been advised to transform their economies thro
Africa Told to Focus On Industrialisation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 29 minutes ago
Nairobi — African countries have been advised to transform their economies through industrialisation to avoid shocks created by declines in commodity prices. Experts attending the 20th meeting of the Intergovernmental Committee of Experts (ICE) of... Read more
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Weekly Times
‘We’re at breaking point’A LONG-time Murray Goulburn supplier has written an open letter asking why an i
‘We’re at breaking point’
Weekly Times / Posted 29 minutes ago
A LONG-time Murray Goulburn supplier has written an open letter asking why an interim dividend is being paid before step-ups have been budgeted for. Here is the full text of Bernhard Lubitz’s open letter, addressed to the co-operative’s chairman... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Inflation Declines to 6.5pcDar es Salaam — Tanzania's inflation rate declined to 6.5 per cent last month f
Inflation Declines to 6.5pc
AllAfrica.com / Posted 29 minutes ago
Dar es Salaam — Tanzania's inflation rate declined to 6.5 per cent last month from 6.8 per cent the previous month. The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) announced yesterday that the fall was mainly attributed to a decrease in food prices. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
More Cash Injected Into Equity MarketDar es Salaam — The Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange (DSE) total turnover advanced
More Cash Injected Into Equity Market
AllAfrica.com / Posted 29 minutes ago
Dar es Salaam — The Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange (DSE) total turnover advanced by 214 per cent during the week ending February 5, 2016 as investors started injecting their cash into the equity market with new vigour after completing their year-end... Read more
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Weekly Times
Water no bundle of delightVICTORIA’S water was “unbundled” from land back in 2008. Many irrigators blame
Water no bundle of delight
Weekly Times / Posted 29 minutes ago
VICTORIA’S water was “unbundled” from land back in 2008. Many irrigators blame that landmark reform, where water could be bought and sold with no need to own land, as the start of their problems. Worse was to come when farmers cashed in their... Read more
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Weekly Times
Gas taskforce mysteryCONFUSION surrounds a new onshore gas taskforce to advise the Victorian Farmers
Gas taskforce mystery
Weekly Times / Posted 30 minutes ago
CONFUSION surrounds a new onshore gas taskforce to advise the Victorian Farmers Federation. VFF land manager Gerald Leach announced last month the VFF had set up a West Victorian gas taskforce to be chaired by Deans Marsh farmer Alan Bowman. VFF... Read more
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Weekly Times
Spartacus barley breeder barely blushesOH THOSE wacky plant breeders — they’ll do anything to attract attention, won’t
Spartacus barley breeder barely blushes
Weekly Times / Posted 30 minutes ago
OH THOSE wacky plant breeders — they’ll do anything to attract attention, won’t they? When crop breeding company InterGrain wanted to launch its latest herbicide-tolerant barley variety, Spartacus, what better way than to get its breeder, David... Read more
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Weekly Times
Top rates spark big chopper cullBig leap: The 2015 chopper cow cull was 49 per cent up on 2014. AUSTRALIAN dai
Top rates spark big chopper cull
Weekly Times / Posted 30 minutes ago
Big leap: The 2015 chopper cow cull was 49 per cent up on 2014. AUSTRALIAN dairy farmers culled 49 per cent more cows last year, according to a report released today. The price of chopper cows was also 45 per cent more in December 2015 compared... Read more
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Weekly Times
EU dampens global ratesEU MILK production growth is hampering a global dairy market turnaround and Aus
EU dampens global rates
Weekly Times / Posted 30 minutes ago
EU MILK production growth is hampering a global dairy market turnaround and Australian dairy farmers’ margins will continue to be squeezed. That’s a finding from the latest Dairy Australia Situation and Outlook report released today, a week after... Read more
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Weekly Times
Concern over debtSOUTH West Victorian livestock agents are yet to be paid an estimated $800,000
Concern over debt
Weekly Times / Posted 30 minutes ago
SOUTH West Victorian livestock agents are yet to be paid an estimated $800,000 for livestock sold to Tabro Meat. The Weekly Times understands the amount is owed to independent agencies who bill meat companies at major South West saleyards, including... Read more
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Weekly Times
Water barons ‘myth’EXCLUSIVE: THE widespread belief speculators own a large chunk of Victoria’s wa
Water barons ‘myth’
Weekly Times / Posted 30 minutes ago
EXCLUSIVE: THE widespread belief speculators own a large chunk of Victoria’s water is a myth. New Government research has rev­ealed fewer than 5 per cent of the state’s almost two million megalitres of tradeable water is owned by investors or... Read more
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Weekly Times
Goulburn Murray ‘on brink’AGRICULTURE in the Goulburn Murray region has reached a “tipping point” that wi
Goulburn Murray ‘on brink’
Weekly Times / Posted 30 minutes ago
AGRICULTURE in the Goulburn Murray region has reached a “tipping point” that will hit dairy and horticulture production if more water is taken from the Murray Darling Basin. That’s the view of the Goulburn Murray Irrigation District Water Leadership... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
National Fertilizer Subsidy Programme On CourseThe National Fertilizer Subsidy Programme is one of Government of Ghana's major
National Fertilizer Subsidy Programme On Course
AllAfrica.com / Posted 30 minutes ago
The National Fertilizer Subsidy Programme is one of Government of Ghana's major agricultural interventions which the Ministry of Food and Agriculture (MoFA) has been spearheading since 2008. The Fertilizer Subsidy Programme, which was launched at... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Egypt's Stock Market Dips At Trading KickoffCairo — The Egyptian stock market's benchmark index EGX 30 fell by 2.52 per cen
Egypt's Stock Market Dips At Trading Kickoff
AllAfrica.com / Posted 30 minutes ago
Cairo — The Egyptian stock market's benchmark index EGX 30 fell by 2.52 per cent after one hour of trading on Tuesday, dropping from 6,175 points to 6,019. Both the index for small and medium enterprises EGX 70 and the broader EGX 100 have made... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Chesapeake Energy denies bankruptcy rumors | Money - Home Natural gas and oil giant issues a statement after its stock t
Chesapeake Energy denies bankruptcy rumors
KTVZ Bend / Posted 30 minutes ago
| Money - Home Natural gas and oil giant issues a statement after its stock tanked over 50% Tim Boyle/Getty Images Chesapeake Energy insists it's not plotting a... Read more
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Reuters
Warren Resources may file for bankruptcy if debt talks failOil and gas producer Warren Resources Inc (WRES.O) warned it would have to seek
Warren Resources may file for bankruptcy if debt talks fail
Reuters / Posted 31 minutes ago
Oil and gas producer Warren Resources Inc (WRES.O) warned it would have to seek bankruptcy protection if talks to reach a debt restructuring agreement fails. Warren, which on Tuesday also cut its 2016 revenue and production forecasts, had deferred a... Read more
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Reuters
Dubai to press ahead with world's largest mall as Gulf economy slowsDUBAI Dubai said on Tuesday it would press ahead with plans to build the world’
Dubai to press ahead with world's largest mall as Gulf economy slows
Reuters / Posted 31 minutes ago
DUBAI Dubai said on Tuesday it would press ahead with plans to build the world’s largest shopping mall despite an economic slowdown looming in the region, but would assess market demand before proceeding with the project’s later stages. The Mall of... Read more
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Reuters
Futures lower as investors shy away from riskTraders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) February 8, 201
Futures lower as investors shy away from risk
Reuters / Posted 31 minutes ago
Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) February 8, 2016. U.S. stock index futures were lower on Tuesday, as cautious investors doubled down on safer assets amid increasing concerns of a sustained slowdown in global economic... Read more
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International Business Times
UK house prices: Average home will cost £1m by 2032 claim Liberal Democrats It's hard to say whether the Liberal Democrats acted out of dishonesty, stupidi
UK house prices: Average home will cost £1m by 2032 claim Liberal Democrats
International Business Times / Posted 31 minutes ago
It's hard to say whether the Liberal Democrats acted out of dishonesty, stupidity or laziness when they compiled their "research" to show that the average UK house price will top £1m by 2032. Let's assume, generously, that it was a sort of honourable... Read more
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KTUU Anchorage
Chesapeake Energy denies bankruptcy rumorsChesapeake Energy insists it's not plotting a bankruptcy filing. The natural g
Chesapeake Energy denies bankruptcy rumors
KTUU Anchorage / Posted 31 minutes ago
Chesapeake Energy insists it's not plotting a bankruptcy filing. The natural gas and oil giant was forced to issue a statement on Monday after its stock tanked over 50%. Chesapeake said it "currently has no plans to pursue bankruptcy." Chesapeake... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Chesapeake Energy denies bankruptcy rumorsChesapeake Energy insists it's not plotting a bankruptcy filing. The natural g
Chesapeake Energy denies bankruptcy rumors
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 31 minutes ago
Chesapeake Energy insists it's not plotting a bankruptcy filing. The natural gas and oil giant was forced to issue a statement on Monday after its stock tanked over 50%. Chesapeake said it "currently has no plans to pursue bankruptcy." Chesapeake... Read more
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CNBC
US CEOs are among the globe's gloomiest: SurveyOil prices will remain depressed as long as production remains high and growth
US CEOs are among the globe's gloomiest: Survey
CNBC / Posted 32 minutes ago
Oil prices will remain depressed as long as production remains high and growth in demand remains muted. UBS expects Brent to trade between $20 to $40 a barrel over the coming three months and only recover to $55 a barrel over the coming 12 months.... Read more
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FOX News
Obama to release $4 trillion-plus budget for 2017President Obama is unveiling his eighth and final budget, a $4 trillion-plus pr
Obama to release $4 trillion-plus budget for 2017
FOX News / Posted 32 minutes ago
President Obama is unveiling his eighth and final budget, a $4 trillion-plus proposal that's freighted with liberal policy initiatives and new and familiar tax hikes -- all sent to a dismissive Republican-controlled Congress that simply wants to move... Read more
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CNBC
No time to buy with both fistsFalling stock prices are presenting long-term investment opportunities, but Bes
No time to buy with both fists
CNBC / Posted 32 minutes ago
Falling stock prices are presenting long-term investment opportunities, but Bessemer Trust principal strategist Joseph Tanious said Tuesday there is no market in the world where he would be buying with both fists. "I think this is a time to be very... Read more
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CNBC
Dennis Gartman: Why the Fed needs to shut upThe best way the Federal Reserve can help the troubled stock market would be to
Dennis Gartman: Why the Fed needs to shut up
CNBC / Posted 32 minutes ago
The best way the Federal Reserve can help the troubled stock market would be to "just do nothing," closely followed market watcher Dennis Gartman said Tuesday. "I hope the Fed keeps its mouth shut for a while," the founder and publisher of The... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Five reasons 'oil bulls' are wrong in supply and demand debateFive reasons 'oil bulls' are wrong according to the International Energy Agency
Five reasons 'oil bulls' are wrong in supply and demand debate
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 32 minutes ago
Five reasons 'oil bulls' are wrong according to the International Energy Agency Photo: Despite positivity from January's oil prices report, the IEA says oil producers have little to look forward to in the year ahead. (Reuters: Thomas Peter) Related... Read more
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dna
Low demand to keep domestic cotton prices under pressure in FY17: Ind-RaContinuation of China's direct subsidy-based policy and lower demand from spinn
Low demand to keep domestic cotton prices under pressure in FY17: Ind-Ra
dna / Posted 34 minutes ago
Continuation of China's direct subsidy-based policy and lower demand from spinning mills will keep domestic cotton prices under pressure in 2016-17, says a report. India Ratings and Research (Ind-Ra) said it maintains a negative outlook on the cotton... Read more
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