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Stocks could stay put for the rest of 2019. What to do now

wundervisuals | E+ | Getty Images When it comes to the forecast for the markets and your investments, there’s good news and bad news. First, the bad news: The S&P 500 may not climb any higher in the last months of this year, according to Bank of America Merrill Lynch. …

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Battle for zero trading fees pressures Robinhood’s next leg of growth

The Robinhood app on IOS and Android  Source: Robinhood A move by major brokerages this week to scrap trading fees could be a direct hit to Robinhood, the start-up that kicked off the trend six years ago. Charles Schwab, TD Ameritrade and E-Trade all announced this week that they would …

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Here’s where the jobs are for September 2019 — in one chart

The September 2019 jobs report showed decent hiring during the month with the health care and education industries seeing the biggest growth. The government reported Friday that payrolls increased by 136,000, missing the 145,000 estimate economists polled by Dow Jones had forecast. The unemployment rate, however, fell to a new …

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