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Senator Dianne Feinstein’s Husband Sold Nvidia Stock, Bought FireEye

Feinstein’s husband Richard C. Blum, the founder and head of Blum Capital, also bought up shares of biotech Allogene in May.

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University of Notre Dame Bought Millions of Dollars of a Beaten-Down Internet Stock

Notre Dame, the home of the Fighting Irish bought a 5.1% stake in Tucows stock, which tumbled 20% after a disappointing first-quarter earnings report.

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Beyond Meat Shows the Risk of Short Selling a Stock. 5 More ‘Short Squeezes’ to Watch.

The Beyond Meat short squeeze burned bearish investors. Here are five other stocks to keep an eye on.

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The S&P 500 Hit a New High. Start Worrying.

“U.S. valuations have moved back to the highs of last fall,” says one strategist, suggesting lower interest rates are already priced in.

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Stocks Soar. Yields Sink. What’s Next?

The Fed and other central banks are ready to ease policy in order to prevent an economic slump. A few theories on why lower rates are good news for both bonds and stocks.

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The ECB Is Talking Stimulus Again. Is It Bluffing?

As he nears the end of his term, Mario Draghi is facing both the skepticism of those who doubt he can act and the anger of those who fear he will.

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How to Navigate a World of Easy Money

Investors who got used to an environment of high interest rates must readjust. That means leaning into growth stocks again, scouring Asia for opportunities, and earning income from investments that won’t succumb to the low...

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Too Many Uncertainties

Political, economic, and technological innovations have their nerve-wracking side.

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Letters to Barron’s

Letters on Mark Zuckerberg, monetary stimulus, Louis-Vincent Gave’s insights, the federal deficit, the U.S.-China trade war, the UT-Raytheon merger, and drug-distributor stocks

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The Dow Slipped Because a Trade Deal Looks Less Certain Than a Rate Cut

U.S. stocks closed slightly in the red after a two-day rally in response to the Federal Reserve’s hint that it could cut interest rates. The meeting between President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping at the G-...

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Stocks close lower on the day but Dow on track for best June since 1938

Stocks finish lower Friday amid heightened tensions between Iran and the U.S. but the Dow is on pace for its best June in eight decades as investors cheered the Federal Reserve’s shift to a more dovish stance.

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U.S. consumer debt is now above levels hit during the 2008 financial crisis

Consumer debt has hit $14 trillion, a level some might find worrisome.

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The Dow is now on pace for its best June return in 80 years

U.S. stock benchmarks enjoy a nearly unfettered run-up toward records on the back of hope of an easy-money Fed.

Keurig Dr Pepper recalls bottled water with high arsenic levels

Keurig Dr Pepper Inc. said late Friday it is recalling its Peñafiel bottled water, imported from Mexico, due to arsenic levels that exceed standards. "Water quality tests of Peñafiel samples conducted by an independent la...

Nasdaq delists shares of FTD, Insys, others

The Nasdaq Stock Market said late Friday it was delisting four stocks that had traded on its exchange. Nasdaq said that it delisted shares of FTD Cos. , Kaixin Auto Holdings , CytRx Corp. , and Insys Therapeutics Inc. . Th...

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Oil logs 9% weekly rise — biggest since late 2016; refinery fire jolts gasoline futures

Oil futures gain on Friday, with U.S. prices tallying a rise of almost 9% for the week and highest settlement this month, while gasoline futures rally in the wake of a fire at a 150-year-old refinery complex in Philadelphia.

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Stocks end slightly lower a day after S&P notches record close

U.S. stocks ended slightly lower Friday, but locked in strong weekly gains after the Federal Reserve indicated on Wednesday it could carry out rate cuts later this year. The S&P 500 was down 0.1% to around 2,951, a day af...

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10-year Treasury yield stages biggest one-day jump in nearly three months

Treasury yields rise Friday after news reports said President Donald Trump declined to launch military strikes against Iran in retaliation for shooting down a U.S. drone.

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OPEC readies for ‘critical’ meeting, decision on oil output cuts

The meeting of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and its allies in early July is coming at a particularly important and volatile time for oil. Prices have been supported by major producers’ output cuts,...

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Does the Fed have a credibility problem after this week’s policy pivot ?

“Data dependent” Fed fears “cross currents” may blow the economy off course and preemptively tacks into headwinds

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SPX S&P 500 Index 2950.46 -3.72 -0.13%
COMP NASDAQ Composite Index 8031.71 -19.63 -0.24%
GDOW Global Dow Realtime USD 3077.10 -4.52 -0.15%
TMUBMUSD10Y U.S. 10 Year Treasury Note 2.06 0.00 0.00%
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Europe stocks stumble as weak oil prices, trade worries weigh on investors

Europe stocks rise as investors digest ECB announcement

Europe’s markets ticked up on Friday, as investors digest yesterday’s interest rates announcement from the European Central Bank’s and eye up a pos...

London markets push higher as global crude oil spikes

London markets gained on Friday, as a spike in global crude oil prices lifted stocks across all sectors. Investors were also optimistic about a pos...

London markets higher, but gains pared as ECB’s rate stance disappoints

Trump’s U.K. Visit: What Hurdles Could a U.S.-U.K. Trade Deal Face?

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