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Latest Articles in Economy

Earnings Data Deluge
No new economic reports are out this Wednesday neither ahead of the opening bell during regular trading or after today s close Tomorrow we look forward to new Weekly Jobless Claims which have once again bounced down to those half century lows we d seen late last summer There is also a

Stocks At Record Highs: What Next?


Strong Earnings Results for Q1 2019
Social media staple 160 Twitter 160 TWTR a Zacks Rank 3 Hold stock prior to its earnings report released before today s opening bell easily outpaced expectations on both top and bottom lines 37 cents per more than doubled the 15 cents in the Zacks consensus Revenues of 787

Oil Extends Gains While Markets Await Fresh Incentives


Oil Price Jumps to Record High in 2019
U S Secretary of State Mike Pompeo had tough words regarding the country of Iran during his press conference announcing there will be no extension of waivers for countries purchasing Iranian oil While some on this list have already ceased purchase from the country including Greece Italy

Weekly Market Preview: Stocks To Watch For the Coming Week: BIDU, FB, MSFT, TSLA, AMZN, SBUX


Weekly Economic Release Summary - Industrial Production Signals Slower Economic Growth In 1Q2019
Manufacturing growth in the U.S. continues its decline - and year-over-year growth for capacity utilization has all but disappeared. Seasonally Adjusted Capacity Utilization - Year-over-Year Change - Seasonally Adjusted - Total Industry (blue line) and Manufacturing Only (red line) This week the

Weekly Economic Release Summary - Industrial Production Signals Slower Economic Growth In 1Q2019
Manufacturing growth in the U.S. continues its decline - and year-over-year growth for capacity utilization has all but disappeared. Seasonally Adjusted Capacity Utilization - Year-over-Year Change - Seasonally Adjusted - Total Industry (blue line) and Manufacturing Only (red line) This week the

Strong Earnings and Retail Sales Data
A massive jump in retail sales has delivered a major boost to investor sentiment ahead of the opening bell This key metric of economic heath posted its biggest jump in 18 months during March Meanwhile first quarter earnings continue to roll in today with several bellwethers posting results

China's Economic Growth Exceeds Analyst Expectations