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Markets Right Now: After an early wobble, stocks turn higher

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 11:45 a.m. Stocks are higher in midday trading on Wall Street, having shaken off an early wobble. Technology and health care companies were higher Tuesday. Chipmaker Micron rose 1.1 percent and Johnson & Johnson climbed 3.5 percent after reporting a strong quarter. Netflix dropped 6.8 percent after the streaming video...

July 17, 2018

How major US stock indexes fared Tuesday

U.S. stocks rallied Tuesday as retailers, technology and household goods companies all made solid gains and helped the market shake off a weak start. Netflix slumped after investors were disappointed with the streaming video company's subscriber growth. On Tuesday: The S&P 500 index climbed 11.12 points, or 0.4 percent, to 2,809.55. The Dow Jones Industrial Average picked up 55.53 points, or 0.2 percent,...

July 17, 2018

2 planes make emergency landings at Kansas City airport

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Authorities say two planes carrying more than 250 passengers made emergency landings at Kansas City International Airport. Kansas City Aviation Department spokesman Joe McBride says the first emergency landing happened around 4:30 p.m. Monday after crews on Delta Air Lines flight 923 reported a fuel leak. The plane was coming from Detroit Metropolitan Airport to Kansas City with 117...

July 17, 2018

FDA plans to ease OTC approvals for some prescription drugs

U.S. regulators proposed new guidelines Tuesday to make it easier for some common medicines to be sold without a prescription — and more convenient for consumers to get them. The Food and Drug Administration is evaluating ways to make sure patients don't take an inappropriate over-the-counter drug, Commissioner Scott Gottlieb said in a statement. That could include adding information to the packaging label and offering online questionnaires to help people decide if a drug is right for them. Drugmakers would have to do studies showing those strategies allow consumers to safely pick a drug and use it without medical supervision. The agency will take comments from drugmakers, medical groups and the public...

July 17, 2018

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Goldman's Blankfein to retire as CEO, Solomon to take over

NEW YORK (AP) — Lloyd Blankfein, Goldman Sachs' chief executive officer and chairman, is announcing his retirement from the investment banking giant after 12 years at the helm. Goldman said Tuesday that David Solomon, currently the bank's president and chief operating officer, would be Blankfein's successor. The announcement was expected, since Solomon had been moved into the second-in-command roles in recent...

July 17, 2018
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Powell bullish on US economy, expects rates to keep rising

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell gave lawmakers an upbeat assessment of the economy and expects to keep raising interest rates gradually. He said solid job gains and strong economic growth has enabled the Fed to dial back the "extra boost" it implemented during the financial crisis and recession. In his semi-annual testimony to Congress Tuesday, Powell described the Fed's process for slowly raising interest rates as "running smoothly." He said the Fed forecasts the job market to remain strong and inflation to stay near 2 percent over the next several years. Powell cited trade and tax legislation as among the uncertainties that could alter his forecast. It is "difficult to...

July 17, 2018
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Trades for September 6, 2017.

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US stocks rise as retailers and smaller companies climb

NEW YORK (AP) — After a weak start, U.S. indexes are higher Tuesday as retailers and smaller companies climb and investors applaud strong second-quarter results from health care products giant Johnson & Johnson and financial services company Charles Schwab. Netflix is plunging after the streaming video company gained fewer subscribers than Wall Street had hoped in its latest quarter and also projected weak...

July 17, 2018
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Trades for August 30, 2017.

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Trades for August 29, 2017.

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The Latest: US needs higher productivity to boost wages

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell's...

July 17, 2018
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US industrial production rebounds 0.6 percent in June

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. industrial production rebounded last month after...

July 17, 2018
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Goldman Sachs' 2Q profit up 44 pct; CEO Blankfein to retire

NEW YORK (AP) — Goldman Sachs' profits jumped 44 percent in the second...

July 17, 2018