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Japan’s pandemic deaths low, but future success uncertain
Japan’s pandemic deaths low, but future success uncertain
| June 5th | 2020  1:29AM
Japan’s pandemic deaths low, but future success uncertain
TOKYO (AP) — Japan has kept its deaths from the new coronavirus low despite a series of missteps that beg the question of whether it can prevent future waves of infections. Authorities were criticized for bungling a cruise ship quarantine and were slow to close Japan’s borders. They have conducted only a fraction of the tests needed to…
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Asian shares higher after jobless data snaps Wall St rally
Asian shares higher after jobless data snaps Wall St rally
| June 5th | 2020  12:50AM
Asian shares higher after jobless data snaps Wall St rally
Shares were mostly higher in Asia on Friday after U.S. unemployment data gave the S&P 500 its first loss in five days. Tokyo's Nikkei 225 index gained 0.4% to 22,790.65 after opening lower. The Hang Seng in Hong Kong edged 0.1% higher, to 24,371.38. India's Sensex rose 0.8% to 34,265.86 and the Kospi in South Korea jumped 0.9% to 2,169.87.
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Another huge blow to US workers expected in May jobs report
Another huge blow to US workers expected in May jobs report
| June 5th | 2020  12:01AM
Another huge blow to US workers expected in May jobs report
WASHINGTON (AP) — America's workers likely suffered another devastating blow in May, with millions more jobs lost to the viral pandemic and an unemployment rate near or even above 20% for the first time since the Great Depression. Economists have forecast that the government will report Friday that employers shed 8.5 million more jobs last month on top of 21.4 million lost in March and April.
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The Latest: Filipino leader says US unrest hurts virus fight
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| June 4th | 2020  11:56PM
The Latest: Filipino leader says US unrest hurts virus fight
MANILLA, Philippines — Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte says that he is glad “Filipinos are really law-abiding” and that the Philippines is not going through unrest like America, which would make the coronavirus quarantine enforcement formidable. Duterte made the remarks during a televised meeting Thursday night with key Cabinet officials, where he used expletives to express disgust over a range of quarantine problems.
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The Latest: UN chief says pandemic worsens Sahel security
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| June 4th | 2020  11:29PM
The Latest: UN chief says pandemic worsens Sahel security
UNITED NATIONS — The United Nations chief says the coronavirus pandemic has compounded “the dire humanitarian and security situations” in Mali and Africa’s Sahel region. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres says in a report to the Security Council obtained Thursday by The Associated Press that the deteriorating security situation “remains…
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The Latest: Brazil has new high in COVID deaths, with 1,473
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| June 4th | 2020  10:13PM
The Latest: Brazil has new high in COVID deaths, with 1,473
RIO DE JANEIRO — Brazil has reported 1,473 more COVID-19 deaths, the biggest 24-hour increase in the country's death toll since the outbreak began. That’s equal to more than one death per minute, and means the country now has the world’s third highest death toll. For the second straight night, the health ministry delayed release of Thursday's data until 10 p.m.
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JC Penney closing 154 stores in first post-bankruptcy phase
JC Penney closing 154 stores in first post-bankruptcy phase
| June 4th | 2020  9:58PM
JC Penney closing 154 stores in first post-bankruptcy phase
NEW YORK (AP) — J.C. Penney said Thursday that it will start closing 154 of its stores next week in what it is calling the first phase of its efforts to shrink its footprint. The Plano, Texas-based retailer said it could take about 10 to 16 weeks to complete the closures. A list of the stores closing was published on Penney's website.
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The Latest: 39 new virus cases in South Korea, most in Seoul
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| June 4th | 2020  9:49PM
The Latest: 39 new virus cases in South Korea, most in Seoul
SEOUL, South Korea __ South Korea has reported 39 new cases of the coronavirus over a 24-hour period, a continuation of an upward trend in new infections in the Asian country. The additional figures released Friday by the Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention took the country’s total to 11,668 cases, with 273 deaths. …
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The Latest: China reports 5 new coronavirus cases, no deaths
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| June 4th | 2020  9:00PM
The Latest: China reports 5 new coronavirus cases, no deaths
BEIJING — China is reporting five new confirmed coronavirus cases, all of them brought by Chinese citizens from outside the country. No new deaths were reported Friday, continuing a trend stretching back weeks. Chinese officials say just 66 people remain in treatment and 299 more are under isolation and being monitoring as suspected cases.
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The Latest: 2nd prison worker with coronavirus dies in Calif
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| June 4th | 2020  8:29PM
The Latest: 2nd prison worker with coronavirus dies in Calif
SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- Officials in California say a second state prison employee has died after testing positive for the coronavirus. The plant operations employee at Ironwood State Prison in eastern Riverside County died Wednesday. Spokeswoman Dana Simas released no additional information, citing the family’s privacy. …
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Federal court rejects EPA approval of widely used herbicide
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| June 4th | 2020  8:27PM
Federal court rejects EPA approval of widely used herbicide
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The federal government must revoke its approval of a widely used weed killer that has damaged other crops and turned neighbor against neighbor in some farm communities, a federal appeals court in California ruled. Dicamba is used on tens of millions of acres of soybeans and cotton nationwide “but its toxicity is not limited to weeds," the 9th U.S.
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Washington state gets back millions in stolen jobless aid
Washington state gets back millions in stolen jobless aid
| June 4th | 2020  7:44PM
Washington state gets back millions in stolen jobless aid
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Washington officials said Thursday they believe they have recovered about half of the hundreds of millions in unemployment benefits paid to criminals who used stolen identities to file claims during the coronavirus pandemic. Employment Security Department Commissioner Suzi LeVine said officials are still working…
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The Latest: California gov fears virus spread amid protests
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| June 4th | 2020  7:33PM
The Latest: California gov fears virus spread amid protests
SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- California Gov. Gavin Newsom says he’s concerned about the spread of coronavirus as thousands of people gather for protests against police brutality across the state. He said Thursday while visiting Stockton the state should prepare for an increase in the positive test rate because of both the protests and the reopening that’s underway.
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COVID: Washington unemployment fraud might be $650 million
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| June 4th | 2020  7:23PM
COVID: Washington unemployment fraud might be $650 million
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Washington officials said Thursday they believe they have recovered about half of the hundreds of millions in unemployment benefits paid to criminals who used stolen identities to file claims during the coronavirus pandemic. Employment Security Department Commissioner Suzi LeVine said officials are still working…
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Avis Budget (NYSE: CAR) Stock is a Potential Ticking Debt Time Bomb
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| June 4th | 2020  1:00AM
Avis Budget (NYSE: CAR) Stock is a Potential Ticking Debt Time Bomb
Automobile rental giant Avis Budget (NYSE: CAR) shares reached multi-year highs of $52.98 on Feb. 20, 2020, in reaction to its Q4 2020 earnings beat by $0.23 on record $2.2 billion revenues, up 6% year-over-year (YoY). Unfortunately, the coronavirus black swan blindsided the equity markets that same day as the S&P 500 index (NYSEARCA: SPY) began…
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Market Breadth and How to Use It to Your Advantage
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| June 4th | 2020  1:00AM
Market Breadth and How to Use It to Your Advantage
When it comes to investing and trading in the stock market, sometimes keeping things simple makes the most sense. It’s easy to get overwhelmed by the sheer amount of options available to you in terms of indicators and ways to gauge stock market strength. The best traders and investors realize that in order to find success, simplicity is often…
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Boeing's Recovery Helps Dow Jones Play Catch Up (NYSE: BA)
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| June 4th | 2020  1:00AM
Boeing's Recovery Helps Dow Jones Play Catch Up (NYSE: BA)
As the bell rang at the close of Wednesday’s trading session, US equities officially logged their best 50-day streak ever. After a 40% rally in less than two months, the benchmark S&P 500 index is now only 8% from the all-time highs it set before the coronavirus pandemic took hold in February and is already back at December levels. It’s…
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J.M. Smucker Co Falls After Earnings, Is Now The Time To Buy?
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| June 4th | 2020  1:00AM
J.M. Smucker Co Falls After Earnings, Is Now The Time To Buy?
A Mixed Bag For This Sweet Treat The pandemic has been a blessing for the consumer staples segment. The move to stay at home as the manufacturers of consumer necessities, from food to healthcare, on the rise, and those trends are not expected to end soon. That said, as with all trends, not every company is seeing the same results. Take S.J. Smucker…
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How to Take Advantage of Three Recovering Stock Sectors
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| June 4th | 2020  1:00AM
How to Take Advantage of Three Recovering Stock Sectors
Enduring the coronavirus pandemic for the last few months has taken a toll on everything and everybody, from the stock market to the employees actually eager to get back to work. However, with the coronavirus seemingly on its way out and the country reopening, signs of normalcy are coming back into play. And with it, three major opportunities for traders to realize some gains may be coming back as well.
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Momo (NASDAQ:MOMO) Cut to Sell at Zacks Investment Research
Mongodb (NASDAQ:MDB) Rating Reiterated by Oppenheimer
JinkoSolar (NYSE:JKS) Downgraded to Sell at Zacks Investment Research
Invitation Homes (NYSE:INVH) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research
Independent Bank Group (NASDAQ:IBTX) Cut to "Sell" at Zacks Investment Research
Liberty Media Formula One Series A (NASDAQ:FWONA) Rating Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research
Insider Buying: Terex Co. (NYSE:TEX) CFO Purchases 579 Shares of Stock
Workday Inc (NASDAQ:WDAY) CFO Sells $16,977.45 in Stock
Insider Selling: Inseego Corp (NASDAQ:INSG) EVP Sells 2,230 Shares of Stock
Viavi Solutions Inc (NASDAQ:VIAV) SVP Kevin Christopher Siebert Sells 2,200 Shares
Insider Selling: bluebird bio Inc (NASDAQ:BLUE) CEO Sells 444 Shares of Stock
Western Digital Corp (NASDAQ:WDC) EVP Lori S. Sundberg Sells 1,300 Shares
David Peterschmidt Sells 20,000 Shares of Limelight Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:LLNW) Stock
Insider Selling: Best Buy Co Inc (NYSE:BBY) Insider Sells 1,348 Shares of Stock
Insider Selling: J B Hunt Transport Services Inc (NASDAQ:JBHT) EVP Sells 1,000 Shares of Stock
Physicians Realty Trust (NYSE:DOC) Director Sells $106,380.00 in Stock
Xylem (NYSE:XYL) Earns "Hold" Rating from Oppenheimer
Piper Sandler Raises Ciena (NYSE:CIEN) Price Target to $62.00
U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB) Upgraded to Hold by ValuEngine

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