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Vavel
Fed Cup World Group II Preview: USA vs Poland06-02-2016 The United States and Poland meet for the fourth time in Fed Cup his
Fed Cup World Group II Preview: USA vs Poland
Vavel / Posted yesterday
06-02-2016 The United States and Poland meet for the fourth time in Fed Cup history. The U.S. won all three previous encounters and is heavily favored to make it four straight this weekend in... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
China reserves data may put cat among global central bank dovesLONDON: Global markets have been in turmoil since the start of the year, with s
China reserves data may put cat among global central bank doves
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
LONDON: Global markets have been in turmoil since the start of the year, with stocks and commodities prices reeling, eroding inflation and making central banks increasingly dovish - a trend that could continue with more weak economic data. China, a... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
China data may put cat among global central bank dovesLONDON: Global markets have been in turmoil since the start of the year, with s
China data may put cat among global central bank doves
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
LONDON: Global markets have been in turmoil since the start of the year, with stocks and commodities prices reeling, eroding inflation and making central banks increasingly dovish: a trend that could continue with more weak economic data. China, a... Read more
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Reuters
China data may put cat among global central bank dovesPeople walk in front of the financial district of Pudong in Shanghai, China, Ja
China data may put cat among global central bank doves
Reuters / Posted yesterday
People walk in front of the financial district of Pudong in Shanghai, China, January 19, 2016. LONDON Global markets have been in turmoil since the start of the year, with stocks and commodities prices reeling, eroding inflation and making central... Read more
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Market Watch
Stock futures nudge higher as energy plays gainU.S. stock-index futures inched higher ahead of the opening bell, trying to end
Stock futures nudge higher as energy plays gain
Market Watch / Posted 3 days ago
U.S. stock-index futures inched higher ahead of the opening bell, trying to end two days of losses as a turn higher in oil prices helped lift energy stocks. Economists use ADP’s private-sector data to get a feeling for the Labor Department’s... Read more
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Morningstar
Wall Street Set For A Struggle To Recover From Oil-driven PlungeLater in day, a report on the labor market in January and data on the services
Wall Street Set For A Struggle To Recover From Oil-driven Plunge
Morningstar / Posted 3 days ago
Later in day, a report on the labor market in January and data on the services sector will also be watched for hints to the strength of the U.S. economy. Futures for the Dow Jones Industrial Average slipped 10 points, or 0.1% to 16,081, while those... Read more
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Market Watch
Wall Street set for a struggle to recover from oil-driven plungeU.S. stock futures struggled for direction on Wednesday, as investors weighed a
Wall Street set for a struggle to recover from oil-driven plunge
Market Watch / Posted 3 days ago
U.S. stock futures struggled for direction on Wednesday, as investors weighed a rebound in oil up against a sharp slide in stocks in Asia and Europe. Later in day, a report on the labor market in January and data on the services sector will also be... Read more
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Morningstar
Data Quirks--and a Gift From Japan--Take Sting Out of Lackluster GDPThe out-of- the-blue Japanese rate cut (which now means negative interest rates
Data Quirks--and a Gift From Japan--Take Sting Out of Lackluster GDP
Morningstar / Posted 7 days ago
The out-of- the-blue Japanese rate cut (which now means negative interest rates), combined with continued whispering of more easing by ECB bankers and even dovish indications from the U.S. Fed on Wednesday all cheered the free money crowd, which is... Read more
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Investopedia
Can Oil Sink More? Experts Give Mixed OpinionsHave oil prices bottomed out, or is there more pain left? And how will the stoc
Can Oil Sink More? Experts Give Mixed Opinions
Investopedia / Posted 12 days ago
Have oil prices bottomed out, or is there more pain left? And how will the stock market perform, given its perfect correlation with oil prices recently? (For more, see: How Low Can Oil Prices Go?) On Wednesday, January 20, falling oil prices... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Perspectives On Nigerian EconomyThis is not the best of times for commodity exporting countries like Nigeria th
Perspectives On Nigerian Economy
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
This is not the best of times for commodity exporting countries like Nigeria that have for years refused to build fiscal buffers in strategic foreign reserves to mitigate these rainy days. More worrying is the alleged quantum of stolen assets that... Read more
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The Hindu
Sensex advances for 2nd day on positive Asian cues, up 50 pointsBacked by a rally in the rest of Asia on hopes of more stimulus in Europe and J
Sensex advances for 2nd day on positive Asian cues, up 50 points
The Hindu / Posted 12 days ago
Backed by a rally in the rest of Asia on hopes of more stimulus in Europe and Japan and rebound in oil prices following a severe storm in the U.S., the benchmark Sensex extended its weekend rally and ended over 50 points higher at... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Is this the riskiest oil stock in the world?As the stock and commodities markets continue trying to make paupers of energy
Is this the riskiest oil stock in the world?
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 14 days ago
As the stock and commodities markets continue trying to make paupers of energy investors everywhere, many investors are undoubtedly unnerved by the volatility. Yet for all of the sound and fury of the markets, many oil companies from Exxon to Devon... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Gold Being Gold; ‘It’s Doing a Good Job Right Now’ – Fund Manager, Axel Merk Kitco News -- Gold has been doing exactly what it should be doing, says Axel
Gold Being Gold; ‘It’s Doing a Good Job Right Now’ – Fund Manager, Axel Merk
TheStreet.com / Posted 15 days ago
Kitco News -- Gold has been doing exactly what it should be doing, says Axel Merk of San Francisco-based Merk Investments. ‘Gold has done a good job right now. It is a... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Gold Still Benefits from Safe-Haven Bid - Capital EconomicsNEW YORK (Kitco News) -- While the turmoil in global equity markets is weighing
Gold Still Benefits from Safe-Haven Bid - Capital Economics
TheStreet.com / Posted 15 days ago
NEW YORK (Kitco News) -- While the turmoil in global equity markets is weighing on the industrial metals this month, gold is benefiting from a revival of safe- haven demand, said research firm Capital Economics on Thursday. Over the past month,... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Why dividend growth stocks are your best bet in a bear marketIt looks like stocks are headed into a bear market, and in such an environment
Why dividend growth stocks are your best bet in a bear market
TheStreet.com / Posted 25 days ago
It looks like stocks are headed into a bear market, and in such an environment investors would be wise to consider dividend growth stocks, an often underappreciated investment category. Back in October 2015, the OECD Business Confidence Index... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Is George Soros' prophecy of doom mostly hyperbole or frighteningly accurate?Mortgage crisis, credit crisis, bank collapse, government bailout -- phrases li
Is George Soros' prophecy of doom mostly hyperbole or frighteningly accurate?
TheStreet.com / Posted 27 days ago
Mortgage crisis, credit crisis, bank collapse, government bailout -- phrases like these flew thick and fast in 2008 when the global recession clobbered markets, investors, companies and ordinary citizens alike. Fast forward to 2016, and the Chinese... Read more
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Providence Business News
Fed has time to weigh rate-path fallout from China turmoilWASHINGTON - Time is on the Federal Reserve’s side -- unlike the last time Chin
Fed has time to weigh rate-path fallout from China turmoil
Providence Business News / Posted 29 days ago
WASHINGTON - Time is on the Federal Reserve’s side -- unlike the last time Chinese markets were in turmoil. The People’s Bank of China lowered the yuan’s reference rate against the dollar by 0.5 percent on Thursday, the most since August moves that... Read more
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SiliconIndia
Chinese Plunge Drags down Indian Markets, Sensex Sheds 440 PointsMumbai: Panic selling triggered by a plunge in Chinese markets, coupled with ri
Chinese Plunge Drags down Indian Markets, Sensex Sheds 440 Points
SiliconIndia / Posted 30 days ago
Mumbai: Panic selling triggered by a plunge in Chinese markets, coupled with rising geo-political tensions and upcoming U.S. macro-economic data, dented Indian equity markets during the mid-afternoon trade session on Thursday. This led to a... Read more
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