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94% of the time when this happens, stocks are a winning bet over bonds

A trader works in S&P 500 stock index options pit at the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) in Chicago, Illinois. Jim Young | Bloomberg | Getty Images A rare phenomenon with a great track record is taking place in the market and it shows that U.S. stocks offer much more …

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Female leaders may boost share price performance, Credit Suisse says

Kelvin Murray | Taxi | Getty Images Having more women in decision-making roles may boost companies’ performance on the stock market, according to Credit Suisse. In its “Gender 3000” report, published Thursday, the Credit Suisse Research Institute (CSRI) found a link between firms with more female leaders and stronger share …

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Jim Cramer’s ‘Mad Money’ recap & stock picks Oct. 11, 2019

President Donald Trump managed to make some progress in the latest round of U.S.-China trade talks, but CNBC’s Jim Cramer says investors must read the fine print. The “Mad Money” host previews a big week of earnings and offers tips on golf stocks. He catches up with Wendy’s CEO Todd …

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It is shaping up to be a good week for earnings

CNBC’s Jim Cramer said Friday that he wants to read the fine print before he turns positive about President Donald Trump’s claim that U.S. and China trade negotiators reached a “phase one” deal. Investors responded positively to the news. The three major U.S. stock averages all rose more than 1% …

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Artists thrive after showing at artist alley during New York Comic Con

Artists thrive after showing at artist alley during New York Comic Con SEARCH QUOTES ‘};(function(){head=document.head||document.getElementsByTagName(“head”)[0],mpsload=document.createElement(“script”);mpsload.src=”http://”+mpsopts.host+”/fetch/ext/load-“+mpscall.site+”.js?nowrite=2″;mpsload.id=”mps-load”;head.insertBefore(mpsload,head.firstChild)})();

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Tech stock gains this big imply a strong 2019 stock market finish

Despite recent market volatility, stocks have still performed well this year. The Nasdaq Composite was the top performer of the three major indices. Over the first three quarters of 2019, the tech stock-heavy U.S. stock market benchmark jumped over 20%. That’s been a bullish indicator for the market most of …

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Trader isn’t buying Bed, Bath & Beyond bounce quite yet

Bed, Bath & Beyond is bouncing hard. The stock soared more than 20% on Thursday, its second-best day on record, after the company named former Target executive Mark Tritton as president and CEO come early November. The stock was up more than 3% in Friday’s premarket above Thursday’s closing price …

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Carbon tax most powerful way to combat climate change: IMF

Increasing the price of carbon is the most efficient and powerful method of combating global warming and reducing air pollution, according to a new report from the International Monetary Fund. While the idea of carbon taxes on fossil fuel corporations has been spreading across the globe in the past couple …

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McDonald’s is best in show among fast-food stocks, trader says

Fast-food stocks have been gobbled up in the past year. Shake Shack, McDonald’s, and Yum Brands have soared past the rest of the market in the past 12 months, while top performer Chipotle has roared more than 80% higher. “When you look at all these fast-food stocks, they’ve all been …

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Budweiser seeks growth in China, Vietnam, India, South Korea beer markets

Budweiser beer products manufactured by Anheuser-Busch InBev NV sit on display during a news conference in Hong Kong, China, on Thursday, July 4, 2019. Kyle Lam | Bloomberg | Getty Images The world’s largest brewer is making a big push for China and other parts of Asia — but it …

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