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 2022-09-15 09:34 

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Bitcoin Prices Hold at $20,000. Ether 'Merge' Completed....

For now, attention in the world of crypto has shifted away from Bitcoin to Ether following a critical upgrade to the Ethereum blockchain network....

 2022-09-15 09:29 

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Railroads and Unions Reach Tentative Agreement to Avert Rail Strike...

The rail strike threatened to cost the U.S. economy some $2 billion a day and stoke inflationary pressures that are already weighing on markets....

 2022-09-15 08:53 

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Stock Market News...

Barron's live coverage of financial markets, from stocks and bonds to oil and crypto....

 2022-09-15 08:49 

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Shell CEO Steps Down. The Energy Giant's Renewables Boss Will Take Over....

Shell's CEO Ben van Beurden will step down at the end of the year and be replaced by the energy giant's head of integrated gas and renewables Wael Sawan....

 2022-09-15 08:30 

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Expect Flat Retail Sales. High Prices Aren't Scaring Shoppers....

Despite fears that inflation could crimp consumer spending, economists predict retail sales will remain unchanged from July's reading....

 2022-09-15 08:11 

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Oil Prices Hold Gains on Signs Demand Is Standing Firm...

Crude prices are steadying in line with global stocks....

 2022-09-15 08:00 

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The Last Thing the World Needs Is an Italian Debt Crisis...

Markets are starting to question the sustainability of Italy's debt, raising the specter of another round of European sovereign debt crises, writes Desmond Lachman....

 2022-09-15 07:45 

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Tesla Lost This Crown to Apple. It's Probably Happy to See It Go....

Data from short-selling analytics firm S3 Partners reveal something surprising about the two mega-cap companies....

 2022-09-15 07:32 

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This EV Should Win Car of the Year. The Award Will Probably Go to a Toyota....

The North American International Auto Show, better known as the Detroit Auto show, typically names a car, truck and utility vehicle of the year. There are a few strong candidates for the award....

 2022-09-15 07:30 

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This Airline Stock Is Miles Ahead of Its Competitors...

Ryanair stuck with much of its workforce when others reduced head count to save costs. These moves put the airline in a strong position to benefit from a rebound in travel....

 2022-09-15 07:15 

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Oil Prices Are Behaving Rationally, Despite Appearances...

In March, oil prices reached their highest levels since 2008. They recently marked their lowest levels since January. Analysts explain why that reflects unpredictability, not distortion....

 2022-09-15 07:00 

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Cash is No Longer Trash; T-Bill Yields Near 4%; Why Warren Buffett is Happy...

Surging yields don't just benefit seniors and savers. They help companies like Berkshire Hathaway, Apple, Alphabet and Microsoft sitting on tens of billions in cash....

 2022-09-15 06:15 

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Why One Top Advisor Is Still Buying Apple and Microsoft Stock...

Treasury Partners' Richard Saperstein explains why he remains overweight technology despite its recent declines....

 2022-09-15 06:00 

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EA's Vince Zampella Talks Call of Duty, Battlefield, and Star Wars...

Call of Duty creator Vince Zampella recently talked to Barron's about his management strategy, traditional shooter games, and why he thinks consolidation risks hurting creativity....

 2022-09-15 05:30 

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China's Currency Dilemma Is Worse Than It Appears: Economist...

The two main ways to measure the yuan—how it trades versus the dollar, and how its strength or weakness mingles with international trade—are both hamstrung, Peking University finance professor Michael Pettis says....

 2022-09-15 05:00 

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Forget China. These 3 Emerging Markets Are Better Bets....

Emerging markets offer better values than developed markets. Fast growth and attractive assets make India, Indonesia, and Brazil better bets than most....

 2022-09-15 04:30 

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Earnings Season Isn't Far Off. These Stocks Are Already Getting Estimates Cut....

Tech stocks like Nvidia and Amazon have been particularly hard hit, but aggregate estimates also are down for the S&P 500....

 2022-09-15 04:01 

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These Housing Markets Are Most at Risk of a Downturn, According to a New Report...

A second-quarter analysis by property data provider Attom considered factors such as home affordability, underwater properties, foreclosure filings, and unemployment....

 2022-09-15 00:15 

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Ford's Brand-New Mustang Is a Good, Old-Fashioned Muscle Car...

The 2022 Mustang is classic---and still as cool as it always was. The sports car runs on gasoline, but isn't lacking in high-tech features....

 2022-09-14 23:37 

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AIG's Corebridge Prices at the Low End. It's Still the Year's Biggest IPO....

Corebridge priced its IPO at $21, the bottom of its $21 to $24 price range, according to a statement....

 2022-09-14 22:59 

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Visa and Mastercard Get Nearly All Credit Card Swipe Fees. A New Bill Wants to Break Their Hold....

Visa and Mastercard control a majority, more than 80%, of the U.S. credit card market, according to the Merchants Payment Coalition....

 2022-09-14 22:41 

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Disney's Chapek Interested in Adding Betting to ESPN. He Isn't Looking to Sell It....

The Disney chief also wants to buy the rest of Hulu sooner rather than later....

 2022-09-14 21:59 

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PayPal's New CFO Takes Leave of Absence...

Blake Jorgensen joined PayPal last month. Gabrielle Rabinovitch will step in as acting CFO during his absence, the company said....

 2022-09-14 21:55 

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MoMA to Auction $70 Million of Its Art to Support Digital Expansion...

29 works will be sold at Sotheby's on behalf of William S. Paley Foundation...

 2022-09-14 21:31 

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Here's the Bad News About Social Security's COLA Jump...

Higher inflation is expected to increase the 2023 Social Security cost-of-living adjustment, or COLA, by a percentage not seen in 40 years, which can be read as good news for retirees who are suffering under soaring prices....

 2022-09-14 21:24 

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These Industries Would Feel the Brunt of a Railroad Strike...

America's railroads carry nearly 30% of the country's freight, and a strike or a management lockout would cost the economy $2 billion dollars a day, according to the Association of American Railroads....

 2022-09-14 21:21 

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Why the Stock Market Selloff Could Get Ugly If the S&P 500 Falls Below 3,900...

Here's what investors should know....

 2022-09-14 19:55 

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Worldwise: Three-Michelin Star Chef Dani Garca's Favorite Things...

The chef loves a trip to the Saturday market, artist Javi Calleja, golfing, and more...

 2022-09-14 19:33 

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California Sues Amazon Saying It Has 'Stifled Competition'...

The state's attorney general alleges that the company keeps prices artificially high by barring sellers from offering lower prices on other platforms....

 2022-09-14 19:04 

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Paramount Confirms That It Might Combine Showtime With Paramount+...

Paramount Global CEO Robert Bakish told investors Wednesday to expect higher prices for the company's streaming services....

 2022-09-14 19:00 

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Sanctuary Wealth Strikes Again, Picks Up $1.6 Billion Team From Wells...

They're the latest mega team to sign with the independent broker-dealer....

 2022-09-14 18:46 

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Flight Prices Over Christmas Will Be Insane. Here's Why....

Airfare prices will surge this holiday season as demand outstrips supply. Here's how much you'll pay for flights plus how the airline industry is coping as more passengers come on board....

 2022-09-14 18:34 

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A Rail Strike Could Further Inflame Inflation and Cost $2 Billion a Day...

Years of labor talks have come down to a Thursday midnight deadline. Workers could stop trains that carry nearly 30% of the nation's freight....

 2022-09-14 18:01 

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Harvard Alumni Account for 5% of the World's Ultra-High-Net-Worth Population...

U.S. dominates the top 20 universities with wealthiest graduates, report says...

 2022-09-14 18:00 

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Wells Fargo Hires Law Firm to Conduct Diversity Audit...

The move to review Wells Fargo's racial-equity practices follows a rolling scandal involving the embattled company's hiring practices....

 2022-09-14 17:43 

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Rivian Sees a Sharp Boost in Demand for EVs...

Rivian CEO RJ Scaringe is...

 2022-09-14 17:24 

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The Stats Are Misleading: Inflation Hasn't Hit Health Care Costs—Yet...

The August Consumer Price Index suggests the cost of health insurance has spiked. But the reality is more complicated....

 2022-09-14 17:20 

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Verizon Sees Further Net Consumer Subscriber Losses Due To Elevated Churn...

But the wireless carrier says that store traffic and gross subscriber additions have improved since the end of June....

 2022-09-14 17:00 

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Starbucks' Reinvention Plan Boosts the Stock. The Bar May Have Been Set Too High....

'We believe skepticism persists about the challenges of accelerating growth — in particular at a time of macro uncertainty,' says BofA's Sara Senatore, who has a Buy rating on the stock....

 2022-09-14 16:56 

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Traders Are Betting Against Ether at Unprecedented Levels as Crypto Market Reels...

Investors should expect volatility as the hotly-anticipated upgrade to the Ethereum blockchain network is set to complete over the next day....

 2022-09-14 16:55 

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Mortgage Applications Remain Near Lows as Rates Pass 6%...

The volume of applications for home purchase loans remained near two-year lows last week, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association....

 2022-09-14 16:37 

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EU Unveils Energy Crisis Plan. Why Gas Prices Are Rising Anyway....

As the level of government intervention needed to tackle Europe's energy crisis becomes clearer, so do the potential opportunities for investors...

 2022-09-14 15:53 

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Help Wanted: No Over-50s Need Apply...

The Age Discrimination in Employment Act offers scant protection to older workers....

 2022-09-14 15:43 

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Moderna Stock Is Surging. China Would Be a Big Market....

The vaccine maker's stock has been in search of a catalyst. Selling Covid-19 vaccines to the world's most populous country could provide one....

 2022-09-14 15:35 

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Sell Netflix Stock. Its Ad-Supported Service Will Disappoint, Analyst Says....

Benchmark analyst cites Netflix's pricing...

 2022-09-14 15:34 

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ESG Funds Hit a Rocky Patch...

But these tech and communications-heavy funds better represent where the economy is headed...

 2022-09-14 15:34 

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Another Crypto Exchange is Trying to Go Public Through a SPAC. It Faces Long Odds....

Bullish, a crypto exchange, aims to merge with a SPAC, but still needs SEC approval....

 2022-09-14 15:32 

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SEC Staff to Scrutinize Advisor, Broker Client Relationship Filings...

Financial professionals continue to struggle with Form CRS compliance, which the commission says will become a standard area of review in examinations....

 2022-09-14 15:16 

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The Fed Is Driving an Unusual Contradiction in the Housing Market...

Housing prices and rents are rising even as construction is in recession. Monetary policy is the culprit, Susan Wachter writes....

 2022-09-14 15:14 

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5 Energy Companies That Could Lift Shareholder Payouts...

Bigger dividends could boost the shares of TotalEnergies, Marathon Petroleum, Shell, HF Sinclair, and Darling Ingredients, says an analyst....

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