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Stock Market News: 3-17-18

Stock Alert Markets: It was a rough week for the market, with all 4 indexes falling. The & held up the best, but still lost -1.04% and -.70% respectively. The and the both lost over 1%. <img src="… NASDAQ Stock Market News

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3 Things to Watch in the Stock Market This Week

Both the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJINDICES: ^DJI)  and the S&P 500 (SNPINDEX: ^GSPC)  declined last week, with each index shedding a bit more than 1%. Markets remained in positive territory for the year, though they are still down from the highs set in late January. ^SPX data by YCha… Latest Articles in

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3 Reasons to Buy Garmin Stock

If you wrote off Garmin (NASDAQ: GRMN) stock after GPS-enabled smartphones began disrupting the company’s automotive navigation device business some years back, it’s time for you to take another look. The company just wrapped up its second straight year of sales and profitability gains, despite challenges in a few of its biggest market niches. Garmin expects that momentum to continue ...

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John Rich Scores a Redneck Stock Hit

Country music star John Rich knows how to tell a story. In a short pitch for his new product—Redneck Riviera American whiskey—he managed to touch on his hard-smoking, hard-working grandma, the Dust Bowl, the Great Depression, stupid Washington bureaucrats, fancy-pants lawyers, tithing, growing up poor, “strong women,” hard work, families, and the just plain ol’ decency of just plain ol’ ...

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The Hot Stock: Ulta Beauty Surges 7.6%

Ulta Beauty (ULTA) shot to the top of the S&P 500 on Friday, thanks to its  fourth-quarter earnings.  Ulta rose $ 15.74, or 7.6% to $ 221.88, while the S&P 500 gained 9.43 points, or 0.60%, to 1586.05.  The earnings report wasn’t great at first blush: The beauty products seller said it earned $ 2.75 a share, below the $ 2.78 p… ...

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In One Chart: This political-risk gauge just hit a 15-year high — and here’s what it means for the stock market

Add heightened political risk to the growing number of factors that have been contributing to volatility on Wall Street. In fact, according to Saxo Bank’s head of commodity strategy Ole Hansen, one measure of political risk is at its highest level since 2003, during President George W. Bush’s invasion of Iraq. Hansen highlighted the Geopolitical Risk Index in a tweet ...

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The Hot Stock: Dollar General Gains 4.4%

Dollar General (DG) rose to the top of the S&P 500 on Thursday, aided by an upbeat earnings report. Dollar General climbed $ 3.91, or 4.4%, to $ 93.11, while the S&P 500 lost 2.15 points, or 0.08%, to 2747.33. You don’t have to look far to see that discounters haven’t had a great 2018: Walmart (WMT) started the trend, when it <a href="h… Stocks ...

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Hot stock: Oxley falls 4.5% after announcing share placement

Fri, Mar 16, 2018 – 10:17 AM PROPERTY developer Oxley Holdings’ stock has fallen by 4.5 per cent, after news broke on Friday morning that it intended to raise S$ 78.1 million by issuing 156.8 million new shares at S$ 0.51 apiece. Oxley was trading at S$ 0.53 a share as at 10.05am, according to Singapore Exchange’s data, the lowest ...

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Mild Selling Pressure Expected For Taiwan Stock Market

The Taiwan stock market has finished under pressure in back-to-back trading days, dropping more than 75 points or 0.7 percent along the way. The Taiwan Stock Exchange now rests just beneath the 11,020-point plateau and it may take further damage on Friday. The global forecast for the Asian markets is murky amid inconsistent data and a bump in crude oil ...

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