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Dow Grinds Higher After Powell Rebuts Recession Panic – CCN Markets

The Dow Jones shrugged off a mixed jobs report to rally after Powell reassured investors the Federal Reserve is committed to boosting inflation. | Source: REUTERS / Arnd Wiegmann (i), AP Photo / Richard Drew (ii). Image Edited by CCN. The Dow pounded toward session highs on Friday afternoon after Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell clapped back at recession panic and assured investors that the central bank is committed to ensuring that inflation remains close to target. Most importantly, Powell stressed the need for careful risk management amid global uncertainty, which provided…

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Stock Markets on Alert as Stimulus Fail Sparks Eurozone Recession Fears

The Eurozone’s biggest economy is in decline and the reported stimulus is likely to prove inadequate. | Source: AP Photo/Richard Drew By CCN Markets: Economists expected Germany, the biggest economy in the eurozone, to introduce crucial stimuli to boost the eurozone economy that could shift the sentiment of the European equities and the wider stock market. However, despite the anticipation of both economists and investors for increased spending, the government of Germany is unlikely to pursue fiscal stimulus and top its new spending proposal to around $55 billion. The DAX…

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Stock Market Legend Warns of Depression, but He’s Been Wrong Before – CCN Markets

The Bridgewater Associates co-chief investment officer warns that the stock market could be gearing up for a repeat of the 1930s. | Source: Shutterstock Forget all the recession talk, Wall Street tycoon Ray Dalio is afraid an economic depression could be in the cards. The Bridgewater Associates co-chief investment officer warns that conditions in the financial markets are beginning to look a lot like the 1930s when the U.S. economy was mired in the Great Depression. As fate would have it, an adage from the 1930s says: “Sharp indecision is resolved…

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Dow Flinches Ahead of Titanic Tariff Hikes in 48 Hours – CCN Markets

The Dow flinched during August’s final trading session, erasing triple-digit gains less than two days before new tariffs smack the market. | Source: Drew Angerer / Getty Images / AFP The Dow and broader U.S. stock market traded mixed on Friday, giving back much of their earlier advance as investors looked ahead to planned tariff hikes by the United States and China this weekend. Dow Gives Back Gains; S&P 500, Nasdaq Decline Equities lost their luster Friday afternoon, diverging from a more upbeat Dow futures market. The Dow Jones Industrial…

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Dow Jumps 258 Points But Dangerous New Trade War Looms – CCN Markets

The Dow rallied by more than 200 points, even as another dangerous – and market-threatening – trade war began to unfold in East Asia. | Source: AP Photo / Lee Jin-man The Dow and broader U.S. stock market rose on Wednesday, shrugging off early volatility as rising oil prices boosted energy shares. Global equities were much more subdued amid concerns that another trade war was unfolding between two neighboring Asian economies. Dow Rallies; S&P 500, Nasdaq Follow All of Wall Street’s major indexes advanced, overcoming a volatile pre-market for Dow…

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This Stock Is Up by Over 40% and Likely Has More Upside Potential – CCN Markets

Axon Enterprise Inc. (AAXN) is probably a company that you’ve never heard of. However, we’re about to give you some reasons why you should keep track of this stock. The security company manufactures and sells conducted electrical weapons (popularly known as tasers) for use by law enforcement, military, security contractors, and private citizens. The ability of Axon’s products to protect its users by immobilizing assailants has sparked global demand.  For the second quarter of 2019, the company generated a top line of $99 million, which reflects 25 percent growth year-over-year….

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Dow Soars After Trump Gushes Praise for ‘Great Leader’ Xi Jinping – CCN Markets

By CCN Markets: The Dow soared on Monday after Wall Street seized on new trade war developments that suggested cooler heads would prevail despite several titanic escalations to the US-China tariff conflict. Dow Rallies 300 Points All of Wall Street’s major stock indices jumped higher on Monday, despite the fact that early futures trading had pointed to mammoth losses. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 293.39 points or 1.14% to 25,922.29. The Dow spiked 300 points following the opening bell. | Source: Yahoo Finance The S&P 500 jumped 28.12 points…

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Why FB Stock Is Poised for a 25% Rally

Facebook stock suffered a devastating investor exodus last year, but FB shares held the line and are now poised for a 25% surge. | Source: REUTERS / Dado Ruvic By CCN Markets: Facebook (FB) stock suffered a devastating 2018 amidst controversies that led to a mass investor exodus. In one particularly painful trading session, Facebook rewrote the history books with a $126 billion plunge. The social media giant weathered the storm, and FB shares are up almost 38 percent this year amid a broad stock market recovery. And as major…

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Gloomy Stock Market Faces New China Taunt: We’ll Get ‘Last Laugh’

A gloomy stock market must wrestle with China’s latest taunt, in which it warned it would “fight to the end” and get the “last laugh.” | Source: Don Emmert / AFP By CCN Markets: China and the United States keep upping the ante. Presidents Trump and Xi are raising the stakes even further this weekend after a traumatic Friday for the stock market. On Friday, China announced $75 billion in additional tariffs on American goods. Trump reacted by calling Xi an “enemy” and announcing further tariff increases of his own….

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Stock Market Tanks After Trump Unloads on ‘Enemies’ Powell & Xi

The stock market imploded after Trump lashed out at both Fed Chair Powell and Chinese President Xi Jinping. | Source: AP Photo/Patrick Semansky By CCN Markets: The stock market entered a devastating free-fall after President Trump fired out a barrage of tweets today aimed at China and Fed Chairman Jerome Powell. “My only question is, who is our bigger enemy, Jay Powel (sic) or Chairman Xi?,” Trump tweeted this morning. He deleted that tweet – but only to correct his spelling: ….My only question is, who is our bigger enemy,…

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