• Business Highlights

    2 monthes ago - By Chron

    Stocks at records; Dow beats all-time high from January
    NEW YORK - Wall Street delivered another set of milestones Thursday as a wave of buying sent U.S. stocks solidly higher, driving the Dow Jones Industrial Average above the all-time high it closed at in January. The S&P 500, the benchmark for many index funds, also hit a new high, eclipsing the peak it reached last month. Technology stocks, banks and health care companies accounted for much of the broad rally. Energy companies declined along with crude oil prices.
    Buoyant stocks lift US household wealth, mainly for affluent
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  • Wall Street rises, Dow hits new high

    2 monthes ago - By Reuters

    Tech stocks led all three major U.S. indexes higher in a broad-based rally as trade worries subsided. Caroline Woods reports.
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  • Wall Street's crypto guru says pot stocks feel like bitcoin last year - so he's shorting them

    2 monthes ago - By CNBC

    Former Goldman Sachs macro trader Michael Novogratz is comparing recent growth in cannabis stocks to last year's record-setting gains in crypto.
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  • It's high times for soaring marijuana stocks on Wall Street

    2 monthes ago - By Chron

    NEW YORK - Reefer Madness has gripped Wall Street.
    Investors are craving marijuana stocks as Canada prepares to legalize pot next month, leading to giant gains for Canada-based companies listed on U.S. exchanges. Some experts are concerned that the ending will be a buzzkill.
    Billions of dollars have poured into the stocks in the last few months, and investors smell green in the air as they consider the opportunities these companies might have as the marijuana market in Canada grows, along with the possibility that the U.S. and other countries could follow suit.
    The value of one company...
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  • Dow rallies to first all-time high since January

    Dow rallies to first all-time high since January

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Stocks surged to record highs Thursday as markets shook off escalating trade tensions around the globe. The Dow Jones industrial average hit a fresh peak for the first time since January. The dollar slipped to its lowest level since August, and Treasury yields jumped.
    Here's the scoreboard:
    Dow Jones industrial average : 26,657.25 +251.49
    S&P 500 : 2,931.84 +23.89
    Nasdaq Composite : 8,028.23 +78.19
    As threats to exclude Canada loom, NAFTA talks drag on. Meeting for a second day, US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland were expected to...
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  • Wall Street rises, Dow hits new high

    2 monthes ago - By Reuters

    The Dow Jones Industrial Average hit a record closing high on Thursday, the last of Wall Street's major indexes to fully regain ground after a correction that began in January.
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  • Investors Can Chill About Marijuana Stock Highs

    2 monthes ago - By Washington Post

    The wider market isn't getting a contact high.
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  • It's high times for soaring marijuana stocks on Wall Street

    2 monthes ago - By Chron

    NEW YORK - Reefer Madness has gripped Wall Street.
    Investors are craving marijuana stocks as Canada prepares to legalize pot next month, leading to giant gains for Canada-based companies listed on U.S. exchanges.
    Billions of dollars have poured into the stocks in the last few months, and there's a lot of excitement and a ton of green flying around as investors consider the kinds of opportunities these companies might have as the marijuana market in Canada grows, along with the possibility that the U.S. and other countries could one day follow suit.
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