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Lewis Krauskopf

Big-name investors favor U.S. equities over rest of world

2:34am EST

U.S. equities will outshine their international counterparts over the coming year, despite slowing corporate profit growth and increased stock market volatility, several big-name investors said.

Oil claws back after plunge, sterling rises on Brexit deal

Nov 14 2018

NEW YORK Oil prices bounced up on Wednesday, as hopes for output cuts fueled a partial rebound from the previous session's steep decline, and the euro and sterling gained as British Prime Minister Theresa May obtained her cabinet's backing for her Brexit deal.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Oil rebounds after plunge, world stock markets fall for fifth day

Nov 14 2018

* U.S. yields turn lower as Wall Street falls (Updates with afternoon U.S. trading)

GLOBAL MARKETS-Oil rebounds after long plunge, dollar weaker after inflation data

Nov 14 2018

* U.S. 10-yr yields rise, helped by Brexit optimism (Updates with opening of U.S. trading; changes dateline, previous MILAN)

Stocks sell off as tech tumbles; dollar hits 16-month high

Nov 12 2018

NEW YORK U.S. and European stocks fell sharply on Monday, with tech stocks in both regions getting hammered, while the U.S. dollar surged to its highest point in 16 months against a basket of currencies amid concern about European political risks.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks sell off as tech tumbles; dollar hits 16-month high

Nov 12 2018

* U.S. crude ends lower for 11th consecutive session (Updates with close of U.S. trading)

GLOBAL MARKETS-Dollar hits 16-month high; tech woes crunch stocks

Nov 12 2018

* U.S. stock indexes sink; Apple, tech sector hit on weak views

GLOBAL MARKETS-Dollar jumps on Europe risks, Fed bets; stocks weaken amid tech nerves

Nov 12 2018

* Dollar climbs to 16-month peak; pound falls on Brexit fears

GE shares tumble below $9 as JP Morgan analyst cuts price target

Nov 09 2018

NEW YORK Shares of General Electric Co tumbled on Friday after a JP Morgan analyst slashed his target price on the stock to a lowly $6, dealing a fresh blow to the U.S. industrial conglomerate's flagging share price.

RPT-ANALYSIS-Firepower for U.S. stocks may lose spark as Democrats gain clout

Nov 07 2018

NEW YORK, Nov 7 The U.S. stock market may be facing the remainder of Donald Trump's presidential term with the prospect of less juice to supercharge it.

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