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US stock indexes are mostly higher in morning trading

The major U.S. stock indexes were mostly higher in morning trading Friday as gains by retailers and consumer goods companies outweighed losses in other sectors. Technology stocks were among the biggest decliners. Energy companies fell along with the price of crude oil. Bond yields surged to the highest level in more than three years. Investors were monitoring developments in Washington ahead of a possible...

January 19, 2018

SEC letter shows bitcoin funds won't happen soon, if ever

NEW YORK (AP) — It may be a while, if ever, before investors can buy an exchange-traded fund made up of bitcoin and other digital currencies. Federal regulators have a long list of questions they want answered before they'll approve a digital currency fund for Main Street investors. This week the Securities and Exchange Commission sent a letter listing more than 30 of them to trade groups representing the...

January 19, 2018

Convicted ex-coal CEO launches US Senate bid with town hall

LOGAN, W.Va. (AP) — A former coal company executive who went to prison for charges stemming from the deadliest U.S. mine disaster in four decades kicked off his U.S. Senate bid Thursday evening, telling an audience he backs President Donald President Trump as a real opportunity for West Virginia. Ex-Massey Energy boss Don Blankenship received several ovations from more than 100 supporters present at his town...

January 19, 2018

Markets Right Now: US stocks mostly rise in midday trade

The latest on developments in financial markets (All times local): 11:45 a.m. Stocks are mostly higher on Wall Street in midday trading as gains by retailers and consumer goods companies outweighed losses in other sectors. Technology stocks were among the biggest decliners Friday. Energy companies fell along with the price of crude oil. Lowe's rose 2.7 percent after naming three new directors. American Express sank 2.6 percent after the company suspended its share buy-back program for six months. The Standard & Poor's 500 index rose 3 points, or 0.1 percent, to 2,801. The Dow Jones industrial average lost 47 points to 24,969, weighed down by a drop in IBM. The Nasdaq composite rose 23 points,...

January 19, 2018

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American Express posts $1.2 billion loss due to new tax law

NEW YORK (AP) — Credit card company American Express posted a $1.2 billion loss in its latest quarter after booking large one-time charges related to the new tax law. The company also announced it would suspend its share buy-back program for six months to rebuild its capital following the charge. American Express Co. said Thursday it lost $1.41 a share in the three months that ended Dec. 31, compared with a profit of $825 million, or 88 cents per share, in the same period a year earlier. Excluding the one-time charges, AmEx said it earned $1.58 a share. Industry analysts had expected $1.54 a share on average, according to FactSet. Like other banks, American Express had to take significant one-time...

January 18, 2018
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Trades for September 6, 2017.

Trades for today are in the ProShares Short S&P 500-SH and in the...

September 05, 2017
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EPA official: government must plan for climate change

WASHINGTON (AP) — A top manager who supervises the Environmental Protection Agency program responsible for cleaning up the nation's most contaminated properties and waterways told Congress on Thursday that the government needs to plan for the ongoing threat posed to Superfund sites from climate change. The testimony by EPA Principal Deputy Assistant Administrator Barry Breen before a House oversight...

January 19, 2018
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Forex Weekly Outlook

A complete look at the week ahead in the Forex market.

September 03, 2017
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Trades for August 30, 2017.

Trades for today are in the Boston Scientific-BSX stock in the U.S...

August 29, 2017
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Trades for August 29, 2017.

Trades for today are in the ProShares Short QQQ-PSQ and in the Forex...

August 28, 2017
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The Latest: Ex-coal baron Senate bid: 'Slap' for miner's dad

LOGAN, W.Va. (AP) — The Latest on the Senate campaign of former coal...

January 19, 2018
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How major US stock indexes fared on Thursday

Stocks closed slightly lower Thursday, pulling the market below the record...

January 18, 2018
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Hospital groups creating company to make cheap generic drugs

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Several major not-for-profit hospital groups are...

January 18, 2018