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Dow rises 150 points as Wall Street looks to close out winning week

The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose on Friday as Wall Street pushed for solid gains in the holiday-shortened trading week. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 173 points, or 0.51%. The S&P 500 gained 0.03% and the Nasdaq Composite slipped 0.55%, dragged down by shares of Activision Blizzard, which fell more than 4% following the …

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S&P 500 futures fall slightly ahead of more retail earnings before the Thanksgiving holiday

Traders on the floor of the NYSE, October 21, 2022. Source: NYSE S&P 500 futures fell slightly on Sunday night ahead of another batch of retail earnings to kick off a shortened week for the Thanksgiving holiday. Broad stock index futures were down 0.1%. Dow Jones Industrial Average futures were 38 points lower, or 0.1%. …

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Dow falls more than 200 points as rising yields spark recession fears

Stocks fell on Thursday as interest rates jumped, with Federal Reserve officials signaling that interest rate hikes to curb inflation are far from over. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 245 points, or 0.7%. The S&P 500 slid 1.2%, while the Nasdaq Composite fell 1.4%. James Bullard, Chairman of the St. Louis Federal Reserve said …

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Retirement savers seeking safe havens within 401(k) plans may rue it

Yongyuan | E+ | Getty Images The data suggests that some savers are looking for safe havens in their 401(k) plans. But this decision could hamper these long-term investors; in fact, he may have done so in the last month. Investors sold target date funds and large-cap U.S. equity funds in October in favor of …

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Stock futures rise as investors await October retail sales

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, November 15, 2022. Brendan McDermid | Reuters Equity futures rose early on Wednesday as investors weighed another softer-than-expected inflation report and eagerly awaited retail sales data due out later. Dow Jones Industrial Average futures added 59 points, or about 0.18%. …

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Stock futures rise after Wall Street suffers first decline in three sessions

Stock futures were higher on Tuesday morning after ending the day lower, snapping a two-day advance that began when a better-than-expected inflation report fueled hopes the Federal Reserve would soon ease. rising interest rates. Futures contracts linked to the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 117 points, or 0.35%. S&P 500 and Nasdaq-100 futures gained 0.46% …

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Jeff Bezos’ top tips for managing the economic downturn

Washington CNN Business — Amazon founder Jeff Bezos recently warned consumers and businesses that they should consider postponing major purchases in the coming months as the global economy faces a slowdown and faces a possible recession. . The entrepreneur offered his most raw advice yet on a faltering economy in a exclusive interview with CNN’s …

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