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 2023-02-05 06:30 

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Covid-19 Made Us Confront Death. Online Wills Spiked....

Online wills are now legal in 12 states, and more states are likely to legalize them....

 2023-02-05 06:00 

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Eggs, Gas, Tickets: When Do Soaring Prices Become Gouging?...

Soaring costs often feel unfair. But it can be difficult to draw the line between normal market reaction to supply and demand and something more nefarious....

 2023-02-04 20:16 

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U.S. Shoots Down Suspected Chinese Spy Balloon...

Downing took place off the Southeast coast on Saturday afternoon....

 2023-02-04 14:21 

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U.S.-China Tension Grows as Suspected Spy Balloon Leads to Postponed Visit...

Secretary of State Antony Blinken's trip would have been the highest-level U.S. visit to Beijing in four years....

 2023-02-04 09:00 

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The Baby Boomer Retirement Crisis Is Here. Why the Richest Generation Is Struggling....

Americans born in the postwar boom are entering their golden years. Despite the financial success of their careers, a disturbing number aren't prepared for the financial challenges ahead....

 2023-02-04 08:00 

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Gilead Sciences and 9 More Companies That Boosted Their Dividends This Week...

Old Dominion Freight Line, which handles freight shipping logistics, said it will raise its quarterly dividend by 33% to 40 cents from 30 cents....

 2023-02-04 07:00 

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January's Jobs Report Is a Nice Surprise. But Economists Are Scratching Their Heads....

The U.S. economy added a lot more jobs in January than economists had expected. It isn't what the Federal Reserve wanted....

 2023-02-04 01:24 

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Job Numbers Keep Climbing, Sinking Chances of Rate Cuts...

A half-million-plus gain in January nonfarm payrolls shocks economists, who also didn't expect the jobless rate to slip to 3.4%. Why the Fed isn't happy, and why the bulls also might not be....

 2023-02-04 01:13 

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3 Trends to Know About When Investing in Real Assets...

Brookfield Public Securities Group says three of the themes driving investment opportunities in real assets are decarbonization, deglobalization, and demand for quality....

 2023-02-04 00:47 

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Richer Than Elon Musk, He Bought Tiffany at a Tough Time. He's Got a Gem Now....

Arnault, the world's richest man, has excelled at acquiring and improving luxury franchises. His pursuit of Tiffany was widely questioned. But now it looks like a big win....

 2023-02-04 00:25 

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The Stock Market Is in the Mood to Rally, Even if It Defies Logic...

This year's gains owe to an expansion in stocks' price/earnings multiples. Meanwhile, earnings estimates are falling....

 2023-02-04 00:12 

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Pfizer Is Moving Beyond Covid. Why Its Stock Is a Buy....

With its packed pipeline, growing R&D spending, and potential deals and share buybacks, there's more to the drugmaker than the market realizes....

 2023-02-03 23:49 

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Elon Musk Found Not Liable In 'Funding Secured' Tweet Trial. Tesla Stock Rises....

A California jury found Musk not liable in a trial examining his 2018...

 2023-02-03 23:45 

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BlackRock Tosses a Line to Struggling Silvergate. But the Crisis Isn't Over....

The world's biggest asset manger boosts its stake in the once highflying crypto bank. But the short sellers are still very active in Silvergate, and a lot has to go right to turn the corner....

 2023-02-03 23:40 

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Recession Risk Fades, and Speculation Returns—For Now...

The bulls are in control as central banks near the end of their tightening cycle—but investors' confidence could be premature. Plus, market newsletter commentary on fourth-quarter earnings, the Dow Transports, and agricultural commodities....

 2023-02-03 23:35 

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Qualtrics and Clear Channel Outdoor Stock See Action From Activist Investors...

Silver Lake seeks to buy all of stock of Qualtrics, an experience-management services firm. Ares Management raised its stake in outdoor-advertising firm Clear Channel Outdoor....

 2023-02-03 23:30 

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The Pitfalls of Investing in China...

Readers weigh in on a resurgent Chinese economy, investing in ESG funds, the case for Deere, rotating back to defensive sectors, and advice for the Fed....

 2023-02-03 22:33 

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Tech Stocks Are Soaring Despite Weak Earnings. Here's What It Means....

The combined revenue at the five megacap tech firms rose just 1% in the recent quarter....

 2023-02-03 22:12 

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Great Escapes: Modern Wonders and Cultural Charm in Singapore...

Great Escapes: Modern Wonders and Cultural Charm in Singapore...

 2023-02-03 22:10 

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$3,000 a Week? The Enormous Cost of Care for Elderly Loved Ones That Nobody Warns You About....

Most estimates of the cost of caregiving come in round numbers that are hard to grasp until you're actually writing the checks....

 2023-02-03 21:36 

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Jobs Report Tells Markets What Fed Chairman Powell Tried to Tell Them...

On Wednesday afternoon Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said over and over again: We're not done raising interest rates....

 2023-02-03 21:30 

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Six Auction Houses and 26 Galleries to Showcase Asian Art in March...

Six Auction Houses and 26 Galleries to Showcase Asian Art in March...

 2023-02-03 20:39 

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LPL Financial Profit Soars, Advisor Headcount Rises...

The nation's largest independent broker-dealer kept up its aggressive recruiting pace even as overall assets fell during the quarter....

 2023-02-03 20:25 

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Nvidia and 5 Other Stocks at High Risk for Short Selling...

22V Research put together a list of candidates, and said many are likely to see reversals in February....

 2023-02-03 20:19 

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Blinken Trip to China Postponed After Alleged Spy Balloon Spotted Over U.S....

U.S. officials on Thursday said the craft was loitering over Montana having earlier crossed Alaska's Aleutian Islands and Canada....

 2023-02-03 19:50 

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Oil, Gas, and Mining Workers Are in Short Supply. What It Means for Those Industries....

In the category defined as "mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction,...

 2023-02-03 19:36 

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Sherwin-Williams CEO John Morikis Bought Up Shares...

Sherwin-Williams stock slid after a disappointing outlook, and CEO John Morikis bought $500,000 of shares....

 2023-02-03 19:29 

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The Stock Market Stopped Worrying About the Jobs Report. Here's Why....

The U.S. added more than twice as many jobs as expected, indicating the economy is powering ahead despite the Fed's efforts to slow it down....

 2023-02-03 19:29 

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Disney Activist Focuses on Ouster of One Director...

Trian Partners thinks co-founder Nelson Peltz should be on Disney's board, and not Mastercard executive Michael Froman. Disney stood by its director....

 2023-02-03 19:21 

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The Blowout Jobs Report Is Actually 3 Times Stronger Than It Appears...

The Fed should not fear the huge increase in demand for labor because it's alleviating shortages in the sectors where inflation has been hottest, writes Rex Nutting....

 2023-02-03 19:16 

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Week's Best: Responding to Clients' Debt Ceiling Anxiety...

Here's our weekly roundup of the most-read articles at Barron's Advisor....

 2023-02-03 18:51 

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Berkshire Hathaway Stock Is Losing to the S&P 500 This Year...

Shares of Warren Buffett's conglomerate are flat year to date, while the S&P 500 index is up 8.6%. Berkshire also is behind the index over the past five, 10, and 20 years....

 2023-02-03 18:27 

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Finra Fines, Suspends 2 Brokers Over Reg BI Violations...

The industry regulator says Laidlaw brokers engaged in trading that was "excessive, unsuitable, and not in the customer's best interest."...

 2023-02-03 18:19 

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Big Tech Cloud Spending Is Slowing. What It Means for Chip Stocks....

The owners of the three major cloud computing providers---Microsoft Azure, AWS, and Google Cloud, all reported slower revenue growth for the services....

 2023-02-03 18:17 

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Defense Stocks Could Benefit from China's Supected Spy Balloon...

Lockheed Martin, in particular, might gain from new opportunities to build or add to balloon surveillance systems, says a Capital Alpha Partners analyst....

 2023-02-03 18:14 

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Activist Funds Excel at Collecting Fees, Not Fixing Companies...

Many companies need fixing. Activists just don't seem better at it than the rest of us coaching from the stands....

 2023-02-03 17:51 

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Carvana Stock Surged This Week. Analysts See It Heading Lower....

After a week-long rally, the stock is nearly 50% higher than the average target among analysts tracked by FactSet....

 2023-02-03 17:41 

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Rush Into Meme Stocks, Zero-Day Options Fuels Latest Frenzy in the Wall Street Casino...

Heavy speculation in very short-term calls might figure strongly in the stock market's explosive moves. What happens if a recession arrives?...

 2023-02-03 17:04 

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Qualcomm Stock Rises. The Company Is Diversifying Away From Smartphones and Apple....

The company's revenue from its auto segment rose 41% in fiscal 2022....

 2023-02-03 16:59 

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Activision Blizzard to Pay $35 Million to Settle SEC Investigation...

The Securities and Exchange Commission said game publisher Activision Blizzard agreed to settle charges from an investigation into disclosure procedures for complaints of workplace misconduct....

 2023-02-03 16:58 

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Bill.com Stock Sinks After a Big Earnings Beat. Customer Spending Is a Problem....

The company's CFO warned that spending weakened in the quarter, a reverse of the trend usually seen at the end of the year....

 2023-02-03 16:55 

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Meta Platforms Stock Has Been on a Huge Run. Why an Analyst Says to Sell....

HSBC cut its rating on the shares to Reduce from Hold after a huge run, with a price target that suggests a potential 40% decline....

 2023-02-03 16:54 

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Autodesk Cuts 250 Jobs as Tech Layoffs Continue...

Autodesk says the cuts amount to less than 2% of its global workforce....

 2023-02-03 16:52 

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Exclusive Italian Automaker Pagani Shows off Its $7.4 Million Huayra Codalunga...

Exclusive Italian Automaker Pagani Shows off Its $7.4 Million Huayra Codalunga...

 2023-02-03 16:37 

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IRS Boosts Tesla Stock, Ford, With Redo of Tax Credits for Key EVs...

The Internal Revenue Service has raised the price limits for eligibility for the Tesla Model Y, Ford Mach-E, and Cadillac Lyriq....

 2023-02-03 16:32 

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Ali Flynn Phillips: Why I'm a Cautious Optimist on the Market...

The partner at $2.4 billion Obermeyer Wood Investment Counsel, in Aspen, Colo., on navigating tricky markets for clients and as a firm....

 2023-02-03 16:31 

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C3.ai Stock Rally Continues. It Picks Up a New Bull....

Upbeat on the prospects for enterprise-focused generative AI search software, D.A. Davidson analyst Gil Luria initiated coverage of C3.ai stock with a Buy rating....

 2023-02-03 16:20 

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Treasury Yields Jump as Hiring Surprises...

Yields on both 10-year and two-year Treasury debt rose, but the surge was bigger for the shorter-term securities....

 2023-02-03 16:19 

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Kohl's New CEO Is an Activist Pick. What History Says About the Chance for Success....

Retail has been a prime hunting ground for activist investors recently....

 2023-02-03 16:18 

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Ford Is Back in Formula One. It's All About EVs and Brand Marketing....

The auto maker announces a new partnership with Oracle Red Bull F1 Racing....

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