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Kenneth Chenault to step down as AmEx CEO after nearly 17 years

October 19th, 2017

Kenneth Chenault to step down as AmEx CEO after nearly 17 years
(Reuters) – American Express Co said its chairman and chief executive Kenneth Chenault would step down early next year, ending a nearly 17-year tenure at the helm of the No. 1 U.S. card issuer by…

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Reuters: Money

Judge Orders Trump Administration To Allow Undocumented Teen To Have Abortion

October 19th, 2017

Judge Orders Trump Administration To Allow Undocumented Teen To Have Abortion

WASHINGTON ― A federal judge ordered the Trump administration to allow an undocumented immigrant teenager in its custody to get an abortion, which officials have obstructed for weeks while instead sending her to a religious crisis pregnancy center to dissuade her from terminating the pregnancy.

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Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

McCain on Willingness to Work With Trump 'Dumb Question'

October 19th, 2017

McCain on Willingness to Work With Trump 'Dumb Question'

Sen. John McCain chastised a reporter who questioned if he would continue to work with Donald Trump after criticizing him. Lawrence O’Donnell says McCain, who likely won’t seek another term, has “nothing left to lose.”

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Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

My two big, bad calls on the economy and stock market – The Sydney Morning Herald

October 19th, 2017

My two big, bad calls on the economy and stock market – The Sydney Morning Herald


The Sydney Morning Herald
My two big, bad calls on the economy and stock market
The Sydney Morning Herald
Unsurprisingly, the 30th anniversary of the Crash of ’87 really has nothing new to add to what was written for the 25th anniversary and the 20th and so on before …

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economy markets – Google News

Asian shares trade mixed after China GDP meets expectations – CNBC

October 19th, 2017

Asian shares trade mixed after China GDP meets expectations – CNBC


CNBC
Asian shares trade mixed after China GDP meets expectations
CNBC
Greater China markets trended lower as investors digested the release of economic data earlier in the session. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng Index was off 0.07 percent. On the mainland, the Shanghai Composite slid 0.52 percent and the Shenzhen Composite fell …
China Economy Shows Solid Momentum as Party Meets, but Property Curbs BiteNew York Times
Asian Markets Mixed as Data Shows China Growth SlowedU.S. News & World Report
ASIA MARKETS: China Stocks Extend Declines As Growth Slows; Nikkei Aims At Two-decade HighFox Business
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economy markets – Google News

Waiting for the “Trump Slump” in the Stock Market – The New Yorker

October 19th, 2017

Waiting for the “Trump Slump” in the Stock Market – The New Yorker


The New Yorker
Waiting for the “Trump Slump” in the Stock Market
The New Yorker
Although Presidential policies do affect the economy and the market, the link is often indirect and somewhat tenuous. In addition, as Black Monday so vividly demonstrated, what goes up can also go down. Presidents who attach their names to bull markets

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economy markets – Google News

The Economy Is Humming, but That May Not Win Janet Yellen Another Term – New York Times

October 19th, 2017

The Economy Is Humming, but That May Not Win Janet Yellen Another Term – New York Times


New York Times
The Economy Is Humming, but That May Not Win Janet Yellen Another Term
New York Times
“The economy is humming along,” said Julia Coronado, president of MacroPolicy Perspectives, a New York economic research firm. “The markets are humming along. Given all the other stuff that’s going on, why mess with that?” Mr. Trump is considering four …

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economy markets – Google News

METALS-Copper holds steady after in-line China economic report (002594) – Markets Insider

October 19th, 2017

METALS-Copper holds steady after in-line China economic report (002594) – Markets Insider

METALS-Copper holds steady after in-line China economic report (002594)
Markets Insider
China’s economic growth slowed slightly as expected in the third quarter as the government’s efforts to rein in the property market and debt risks tempered activity in the world’s second-largest economy. “China’s data was in line with expectations, so

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economy markets – Google News

New ETF has robots pick investments

October 18th, 2017

New ETF has robots pick investments
The AI Powered Equity Exchange-Traded Fund , which launched in the United States on Wednesday, will use IBM Corp’s Watson artificial intelligence technology to pick several dozen stocks with…

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Reuters: Money

Lofty Align Tech shares may rise more on U.S. tax cut, index inclusion

October 18th, 2017

Lofty Align Tech shares may rise more on U.S. tax cut, index inclusion
NEW YORK (Reuters) – Prospects for steep U.S. tax cuts are raising the ceiling for already-frothy shares of Wall Street-favorite Align Technology Inc even as patents expire for some of the technology…

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Reuters: Money