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S&P 500 Caps Best 5 Days Since 2011 as Oil Jumps

February 15, 2018-10:40 pm Stevie 0

Bloomberg U.S. stocks capped their best five-day run since 2011, extending a global rally as equities rebounded from the worst of this month’s correction. The dollar slumped to a three-year low and oil rallied. The […]

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Blockchain Regulation Is Inevitable, But It’s Also Good for Business

February 14, 2018-7:43 am Stevie 0

The Street The challenges to blockchain commercialization lie mostly in technological impediments. After all, there’s still a lot we don’t know about just how to utilize what many are billing as revolutionary technology. But as blockchain’s potential […]

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Your paycheck probably just got a little bigger — here’s why

February 2, 2018-6:35 am Stevie 0

Business Insider Most Americans are about to see a bump in their pay, even if their employer didn’t give them a raise. The Internal Revenue Service released new guidelines on how much employers should withhold […]

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Bitcoin Drops Below $8,500 as Cryptocurrency Pain Continues

February 2, 2018-6:25 am Stevie 0

Bloomberg Bitcoin tumbled below $8,500 as a miserable 2018 continued for cryptocurrencies, with investors confronting a mounting list of concerns about the future of the industry. The largest digital currency dropped about 10 percent to […]

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Digital Coins Tumble in January Amid Facebook, Tether Concerns

January 31, 2018-7:15 am Stevie 0

Bloomberg For cryptocurrency investors, January is turning into a month to rue. Digital coins have mostly slid this week, with Bitcoin heading for its worst monthly decline since February 2014, as U.S. regulators ramp up […]

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Every One of the World’s Big Economies Is Now Growing

January 27, 2018-11:18 pm Stevie 1

The NY Times LONDON — A decade after the world descended into a devastating economic crisis, a key marker of revival has finally been achieved. Every major economy on earth is expanding at once, a […]

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Here’s What Trump’s Tariffs on U.S. Imports Are Doing to Markets

January 22, 2018-10:45 pm Stevie 0

Bloomberg President Donald Trump’s move to crack down on what he sees as unfair competition to U.S. firms reverberated around the world as investors assessed the impact on companies hit by tariffs on solar panels […]

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Dow Soars 322 Points to New Record, Exploding Past 26,000

January 18, 2018-6:17 am Stevie 0

The Street The Dow, S&P 500 and Nasdaq all finished at new records on Wednesday. The Dow Jones Industrial Average soared by 322 points on Wednesday, Jan. 17, finishing above 26,000 and setting a new […]

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Bitcoin Tumbles 20% as Fears of Cryptocurrency Crackdown Linger

January 16, 2018-7:18 am Stevie 0

Bloomberg January’s cryptocurrency selloff got fresh impetus on Tuesday when bitcoin slumped, plunging as much as 20 percent as the prospect of regulatory crackdowns appeared to spread. The largest digital coin fell 14 percent to […]

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Stocks finish at record highs, S&P 500 has best start to a year since 1987

January 10, 2018-4:56 am Stevie 0

CNBC U.S. equities rose to record highs on Tuesday as investors remained optimistic about the market heading into the corporate earnings season. The S&P 500 hit a fresh all-time high, rising 0.1 percent to close at 2,751.29. […]

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