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Daily Archives: December 30, 2018

Business year in review: Large deals, small victories defined Central Massachusetts business in 2018

The biggest business stories of 2018 in Central Massachusetts spanned diverse industries and involved everything from baseball to espionage. It was a year of big spending, too — on construction, legal settlements and acquisitions. And then there was the sound of a glass ceiling shattering at one of Worcester’s oldest institutions. Here’s to 2018. Finally, a developer The Pawtucket Red Sox ...

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Miners and REITs: 2 Key Defensive Stocks Panicked Investors Are Overlooking

As investor confidence oscillates after the markets were mightily spooked over Christmas, TSX index stocks, like the two listed below, should start to see some improvement in the coming weeks as panicked investors look for defensive sectors. Canadian investors seem to be moving towards defensive utilities post-Christmas crash; I’ve added a high-performance REIT to a mining pick (no pun intended) ...

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NewsWatch: Here’s why stock-market bulls are banking on January to steady the ship

MARKETWATCH FRONT PAGE Investors say further clarity on U.S.-China trade negotiations, the Federal Reserve’s policy intentions next year, and a raft of strong economic data could finally give investors the confidence to dive back into equities – but that could be months away See full story. Here’s a list of the 80 new store closures Sears has announced … ...

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Better Marijuana Stock: Cronos Group vs. Origin House

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Plenty of marijuana stocks experienced tough times in 2018 Not Cronos Group NASDAQ CRON and Origin House NASDAQOTH ORHOF Cronos is on track to gain close to 50 for the year while Origin House should finish 2018 up more than 30 The factors behind these two… Latest Articles in

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2018: BBC Tech's biggest stories and what happened next

When tech historians of the future look back at 2018, it may stand out as the year that the wheels came off Facebook or at least its original platform. Instagram, WhatsApp and Oculus all had their troubles but managed to escape the year without seeing their brands trashed in quite the same way as their parent. So, it’s no surprise ...

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A Guide to Home Insulation Materials

Insulation is one of those building products that you never see, because it is usually covered up by something else. But if you don’t have enough, or if it is installed incorrectly, you’re wasting energy and paying more for heating and cooling than is necessary. There are a number of insulation products you can use to prevent energy loss. However, ...

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