The deceleration in U.S. wage growth in April was relatively broad-based, with eight of 13 sectors seeing a down-tick. But three sectors made an outsize contribution to the slowdown: education and health services, financial activities and manufacturing.
The large number of Americans employed in education and health services....More>>>
China has told America to stay away from its “own” South China Sea again.
This time around, the message came from Hainan-based National Institute of South China Sea Studies.
The Beijing-backed think tank reports that the American navy and air forces carried out more than 700 surveillance patrols in the South China Sea region during 2015. Officials at the....More>>>
Toward the end of trading Thursday, the Dow traded down 0.16 percent to 24,729.12 while the NASDAQ declined 0.12 percent to 7,389.42. The S&P also fell, dropping 0.01 percent to 2,722.25.
Leading and Lagging Sectors
Thursday afternoon, the energy shares rose 1.16 percent. Meanwhile, top gainers in the sector included Seadrill Limited (NYSE: SDRL), up 33 percent, and Ultra Petroleum....More>>>
Warren Buffett warned students about the perils of using debt and leverage decades ago using Donald Trump as a negative case study.
Buffett was asked by a Notre Dame student about Trump’s business troubles during a question and answer session in 1991. Trump’s Atlantic City Taj Mahal casino filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection later that year.
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Midway through trading Thursday, the Dow traded up 0.15 percent to 24,805.86 while the NASDAQ climbed 0.26 percent to 7,417.56. The S&P also rose, gaining 0.25 percent to 2,729.24.
Leading and Lagging Sectors
On Thursday, the energy shares rose 1.34 percent. Meanwhile, top gainers in the sector included Seadrill Limited (NYSE: SDRL), up 46 percent, and Sanchez Energy Corporation....More>>>
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More men die of jealousy than die of cancer, said Joseph Kennedy.
Today, a brief reflection on that ignoble but staggeringly human emotion
It is said a man is jealous of his betters.
But it is only partly true.
The average man harbors no jealousy for the great man.
He is not jealous of the Alexanders the Caesars the Napoleons of this world.
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Have you ever wanted something so bad you can taste it? You know what I&s;m talking....More>>>
As expected, the year’s first unicorn was a winner. Cybersecurity provider Zscaler (Pending:ZS) priced well above its range and shot up 106% on its debut. That’s good news for next week’s Dropbox (Pending:DBX). Investors are paying up for growth, which should lure even more unicorns to market. This past week also saw the year’s first bank IPO and the year’s largest....More>>>
U.K. stocks on Wednesday wavered, with the International Monetary Fund set to offer its assessment of the British economy, but blue chips remained close to a six-week high.
London-listed shares were lower alongside other global markets, which were unable to gain much traction after U.S. lawmakers made a major push forward into overhauling the countrys tax code.
How markets are moving:....More>>>