• The U.S. Labor Market's Magic Number

    6 days ago - By Economy

    Break-even job growth is higher than previously thought.
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  • Russian Curbs On Uranium Fuel Exports To The U.S. Would Only Hurt Russia

    6 days ago - By Forbes

    Russian lawmakers' threat to impose sanctions on exports of nuclear fuel to the U.S. shows that they don't understand the global nuclear fuel market, and the investors bidding up Western uranium miners in reaction don't get it either.
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  • China's Huawei Tech retrenches in U.S. after years of criticism

    6 days ago - By Reuters

    WASHINGTON - China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd , viewed with suspicion in congress as a potential threat to U.S. national security, has laid off five employees at its Washington office and slashed lobbying expenditures, according to sources familiar with the matter and government filings.
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  • Morgan Stanley Warns Investors: The Best Times May Be Near an End

    6 days ago - By Fortune

    Investors need to prepare for downside as the end of the economic cycle is near and U.S. markets are priced for best-case scenarios, Morgan Stanley says.
    While fiscal stimulus is supportive of growth in the near term, the benefits are already likely "in the price" and increase potential downside for markets at the end of the cycle, Morgan Stanley strategists including Michael Zezas, Matthew Hornbach and Andrew Sheets wrote in a note Tuesday. They also said U.S. stock valuations peaked before the tax bill was enacted with a cyclical top for equities later this year, while peak margins and...
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  • Huawei refocuses on existing markets amid U.S. woes

    6 days ago - By Tech Crunch

    Huawei is readjusting its approach the the U.S. In an annual meeting in Shenzhen, the company asserted its commitment on existing customers and markets. It's a shift in focus for a company that has been aggressively targeting new territories, looking to expand its position as the world's third largest smartphone manufacturer.
    It's understandable, of course. There are some opponents not even a behemoth like Huawei is likely to overtake, the United States government chief among them. This year has been a succession of rained on parades for Huawei. At CES in January, the company had a...
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