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These two signals will soon tell us if investors are fighting a ‘losing game’ with stocks, says this strategist

Our call of the day worries investors are fighting a ‘losing game’ with stocks. Jim Bianco of Bianco Research is opting for cash and gold these days and keeping a close eye on big economic signals coming in the next couple...

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Asian markets mixed, as traders eye reopening economies, central bank actions

Asian shares were mixed Tuesday as governments inch toward letting businesses reopen and central banks step in to provide cash to economies.

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Here’s the latest on the Fed’s rescue programs to keep credit flowing during the coronavirus pandemic

The Federal Reserve is working to keep credit flowing in the U.S. and beyond, even as some states start to easing strict measures that shut down swaths of the economy and put millions out of work to combat the coronavirus ...

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Trader asks famed ‘Big Short’ investor for some tips on playing the stock market, and he actually got a response

Sometimes, Twitter delivers. Of course, it’s not often a random account gets a response from somebody with a recognizable name on Wall Street. Every once in awhile, however, it does happen.

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Asian markets gain after Japan central bank boosts aid

Asian stock markets gained Monday after Japan’s central bank promised more asset purchases to shore up financial markets as investors look to central bankers to support the struggling global economy

Ticker Name Last Chg Chg %
EURUSD Euro 1.09 0.0055 0.51%
USDJPY Japanese Yen 106.62 -0.64 -0.59%
GBPUSD British Pound 1.25 0.0074 0.60%
AUDUSD Australian Dollar 0.65 0.0042 0.65%
DXY U.S. Dollar Index (DXY) 99.47 -0.57 -0.57%
BUXX WSJ Dollar Index 93.50 -0.48 -0.51%

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Asian markets fall after Wall Street’s rally stumbles

Asian shares were lower Friday after an early rally on Wall Street suddenly vanished, the latest example of how fragile the hopes underpinning the stock market’s monthlong recovery are.

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Big investors haven’t capitulated yet, so be wary of this market, warns SocGen strategist

Our call of the day comes from a Société Générale strategist who says the stock market may strain for further gains. Because what it needs to keep going is out of reach right now.

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Eurozone economy shrinking by quarterly rate of 7.5%, survey suggests

A closely watched survey of economic activity across the 19-country eurozone suggests that the single currency bloc is contracting at a quarterly rate of 7.5% as a result of the lockdowns put in place by governments to get...

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European stocks flat as data revealed Continent’s economy is reeling

European stocks paused on Thursday, as data revealed the coronavirus lockdowns are causing unprecedented pain to the Continent’s services sector.

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Asian markets post moderate gains as oil prices recover

Asian shares rose moderately Thursday following a rally on Wall Street and even oil prices recovering from their recent plunge to zero.


Hertz hires advisers to roll debt: report

Hertz Global Holdings Inc. has hired lawyers and investment bankers as advisers as it tries to renegotiate its $17 billion of debt, according to a report Friday on The Wall Street Journal that cited people familiar with the matter. Hertz and the firms involved, which included White & Case LLP an...

Tesla names Hiromichi Mizuno its 10th board member

Tesla Inc. said late Thursday that Hiromichi Mizuno has joined the Silicon Valley car maker's board of directors, effective immediately. With Mizu...

Avis stock rallies as company expects still-strong Q1 sales

Shares of Avis Budget Group Inc. rose more than 7% in the extended session Wednesday after the rental-car company said it expects first-quarter sa...

Ticker Name Last Chg Chg %
BTCUSD Bitcoin USD 7740.13 32.57 0.42%
ETHEUR Ethereum EUR 181.10 1.93 1.08%
LTCUSD Litecoin USD 44.75 0.7900 1.80%
XRPUSD Ripple USD 0.21 0.0131 6.71%
BCHUSD Bitcoin Cash USD 241.20 2.90 1.22%
XMRUSD Monero USD 63.45 1.7400 2.82%