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Morning News: August 16, 2017 [0.14]

Posted on Aug. 16, 2017, 11:06 a.m. by Crossing Wall Street @ [source]

Chinese EVs Coming to U.S.?

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Morning News: August 15, 2017 [0.18]

Posted on Aug. 15, 2017, 11:24 a.m. by Crossing Wall Street @ [source]

Tallying the C.E.O.

Why Would Buffett’s Berkshire Bulk Up on Credit Cards?

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North Korea and the Stock Market [-0.07]

Posted on Aug. 15, 2017, 4:06 a.m. by Crossing Wall Street @ [source]

The Aug. 10 market decline of almost 200 points on the Dow Jones Industrial Average seemed to confirm the dire view of the world and egged on the talk-show pundits.

In other words, some investors decided Aug. 10 was a reasonable time to ditch their stock holdings, and it had little to do with the potential start of another war on the Korean Peninsula.

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Morning News: August 14, 2017 [0.10]

Posted on Aug. 14, 2017, 11:05 a.m. by Crossing Wall Street @ [source]

The Messy, Confusing Future of TV?

Jeff Miller: Will the North Korea Threat be the Catalyst for a Market Correction?

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A Closer Look at the Tech Sector [0.18]

Posted on Aug. 11, 2017, 10:43 p.m. by Crossing Wall Street @ [source]

Surprising values and dividend potential. Many investors have been enamored with big names lately – Facebook (FB), Apple (AAPL), Amazon.com (AMZN), Netflix (NFLX) and Google parent Alphabet (GOOG, GOOGL).

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Inflation is Still Low [0.12]

Posted on Aug. 11, 2017, 4:01 p.m. by Crossing Wall Street @ [source]

This morning we got the CPI numbers for July, and they show that inflation is still quite low.

The decline during March was a clear outlier but the four following months haven’t seen much an in uptick.

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CWS Market Review – August 11, 2017 [0.13]

Posted on Aug. 11, 2017, 11:08 a.m. by Crossing Wall Street @ [source]

On Thursday, the S&P 500 dropped by 1.45% to close at 2,438.21. Put it this way: Since May 18, Thursday’s drop was five times greater than the damage of the sixth-largest loss.

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Morning News: August 10, 2017 [0.26]

Posted on Aug. 10, 2017, 10:50 a.m. by Crossing Wall Street @ [source]

Cullen Roche: Do Index Funds Increase Consumer Price Inflation?

Howard Lindzon: The Content Wars…Will it Bubble?

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The Baby Step Rally [0.27]

Posted on Aug. 9, 2017, 4:04 p.m. by Crossing Wall Street @ [source]

The Dow’s winning streak finally came to a close.

In early Tuesday trading, the Dow hit a new record high of 22,167.

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Morning News: August 9, 2017 [0.16]

Posted on Aug. 9, 2017, 11:08 a.m. by Crossing Wall Street @ [source]

As Stocks Reach New Heights, What’s Trump Got to Do With It?

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Cramer Talks to Snap-on’s CEO [0.25]

Posted on Aug. 8, 2017, 8:13 p.m. by Crossing Wall Street @ [source]

 

Disney Reports after the Close [0.15]

Posted on Aug. 8, 2017, 5:02 p.m. by Crossing Wall Street @ [source]

Disney (DIS) is set to report earnings after today’s closing bell.

Disney is set to report its quarterly earnings Tuesday after the closing bell, and one portfolio manager said it could have far-reaching implications for the market given the media giant’s many different properties both in the U.S. and abroad.

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Morning News: August 8, 2017 [0.02]

Posted on Aug. 8, 2017, 11:05 a.m. by Crossing Wall Street @ [source]

If Retail is Dying, Why is Money Pouring Into Malls?

Jeff Carter: Should Valuation Be A Disqualifier For Investment?

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The Dow Logs Ultra-Rare Winning Streak [0.30]

Posted on Aug. 7, 2017, 9:56 p.m. by Crossing Wall Street @ [source]

 

The Bull Case for Financials [0.25]

Posted on Aug. 7, 2017, 8:17 p.m. by Crossing Wall Street @ [source]

 

The Decline and Fall of Value [0.09]

Posted on Aug. 7, 2017, 2:56 p.m. by Crossing Wall Street @ [source]

Steven Russolillo has an interesting article in today’s WSJ on the poor performance of value stocks. Value isn’t in a typical underperformance cycle.

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Morning News: August 7, 2017 [0.09]

Posted on Aug. 7, 2017, 11:06 a.m. by Crossing Wall Street @ [source]

Higher-Cost Crude Could Squeeze Margins at U.S.

Where Are all These Electric Cars Going to Charge?

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“Somewhat Less Famous Twitter User” [0.16]

Posted on Aug. 4, 2017, 2:08 p.m. by Crossing Wall Street @ [source]

Almost exactly a year ago, then-candidate Donald Trump said of the stock market that “It’s all a big bubble,” as CNBC then reported. Earlier today, President Trump cheered a new market high and “business enthusiasm at record levels,” suggesting between the lines that he deserves credit for both, per one of his tweets.

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Cinemark Earns 44 Cents per Share [0.12]

Posted on Aug. 4, 2017, 1:23 p.m. by Crossing Wall Street @ [source]

This morning, Cinemark (CNK) said they earned 44 cents per share last quarter.

Cinemark Holdings, Inc.’s total revenues for the three months ended June 30, 2017 increased 0.9% to $751.2 million from $744.4 million for the three months ended June 30, 2016.

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July NFP +209K, Unemployment = 4.3% [0.14]

Posted on Aug. 4, 2017, 12:36 p.m. by Crossing Wall Street @ [source]

The economy created 209,000 net new jobs last month.

The jobs-to-population ratio rose to 60.17% which is the highest it’s been in 101 months.

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