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Farmers block highways in Spain to protest low food prices
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| February 18th | 2020  6:49AM
Farmers block highways in Spain to protest low food prices
NAVALMORAL DE LA MATA, Spain (AP) — Farmers in fluorescent yellow vests blocked highways in southwestern Spain with tractors and other vehicles Tuesday in the latest mass protest over what they say are plummeting incomes for agricultural workers. The rallies, predominantly in the Extremadura region that borders Portugal, were called…
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China virus outbreak chilling recovery for Asian economies
China virus outbreak chilling recovery for Asian economies
| February 18th | 2020  6:46AM
China virus outbreak chilling recovery for Asian economies
BANGKOK (AP) — The virus outbreak in China has put South Korea's economy into an "emergency situation," its president says. Japan is on the brink of recession and big manufacturers are forecasting a whole world of woe. As many Chinese finally go back to work after their longest Lunar New Year holiday ever, the economic fallout from the outbreak that began in the central city of Wuhan may be just beginning.
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Dutch lawmakers to vote on EU-Canada free trade deal
Dutch lawmakers to vote on EU-Canada free trade deal
| February 18th | 2020  6:44AM
Dutch lawmakers to vote on EU-Canada free trade deal
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Dutch lawmakers are holding a knife-edge vote Tuesday on a free trade deal between the European Union and Canada, with Prime Minister Mark Rutte struggling to command a majority. Defeat would be a serious blow for the liberal leader Rutte, who is a strong supporter of the deal and of free trade. …
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Nissan shareholders furious at Ghosn scandal, dismal results
Nissan shareholders furious at Ghosn scandal, dismal results
| February 18th | 2020  6:42AM
Nissan shareholders furious at Ghosn scandal, dismal results
TOKYO (AP) — Nissan shareholders vented their outrage at the Japanese automaker's top management Tuesday for crashing stock prices, zero dividends and quarterly losses after the scandal-ridden departure of former Chairman Carlos Ghosn. They got up, one by one, at an extraordinary shareholders’ meeting, demanding that Nissan Motor Co.
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A rare miss for Walmart to end the year
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| February 18th | 2020  6:27AM
A rare miss for Walmart to end the year
NEW YORK (AP) — Walmart is reporting disappointing fourth-quarter profits and sales. The nation's largest retailer said Tuesday that sales at its U.S. stores heading into the holiday season were weaker than expected. It also said that social unrest in Chile hurt its business. The company is reporting strong sales in grocery, helped by its expanded online delivery services.
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France gives backing to Cyprus amid gas search tensions
France gives backing to Cyprus amid gas search tensions
| February 18th | 2020  5:51AM
France gives backing to Cyprus amid gas search tensions
NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — France's defense minister said Tuesday that her country stands in solidarity with Cyprus amid tensions over a Turkish search for natural gas inside Cypriot waters. Florence Parly said France supports Cyprus, which finds itself under “strong pressure.” “France is a friend of Cyprus," Parly told The Associated Press after talks with Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades.
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HSBC cuts headcount by 35,000 in deep overhaul
HSBC cuts headcount by 35,000 in deep overhaul
| February 18th | 2020  5:48AM
HSBC cuts headcount by 35,000 in deep overhaul
LONDON (AP) — HSBC will shed some 35,000 jobs as part of a deep overhaul to focus on faster-growing markets in Asia and as it tries to cope with a slew of global uncertainties, from Brexit to the trade wars to the new coronavirus. The interim chief executive, Noel Quinn, said Tuesday the number of people employed by the bank would fall from 235,000 to 200,000 in the next three years.
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Court reinstates order for Russia to pay $50 bln over Yukos
Court reinstates order for Russia to pay $50 bln over Yukos
| February 18th | 2020  5:30AM
Court reinstates order for Russia to pay $50 bln over Yukos
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — In a major legal defeat for the Russian government, a Dutch appeals court on Tuesday reinstated an international arbitration panel’s order that it should pay $50 billion compensation to shareholders in former oil company Yukos. The ruling overturned a 2016 decision by The Hague District Court that quashed…
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Italian bank Intesa SanPaolo offers to buy smaller rival
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| February 18th | 2020  5:26AM
Italian bank Intesa SanPaolo offers to buy smaller rival
MILAN (AP) — Italian bank Intesa SanPaolo announced Tuesday a 4.9 billion-euro ($5.3 billion) takeover offer for smaller rival UBI Banca - an unexpected move, even if experts have long called for consolidation in the sector. The Intesa SanPaolo share-swap offer values UBI Banca shares at a 28% premium. Intesa SanPaolo said in a statement…
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HSBC cuts headcount by 35,000 in next three years.
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| February 18th | 2020  4:28AM
HSBC cuts headcount by 35,000 in next three years.
HSBC bank said Tuesday it will shed some 35,000 jobs as part of a deep overhaul to focus on faster-growing markets in Asia and better cope with a slew of global uncertainties. The interim chief executive, Noel Quinn, said the number of people employed by the bank would fall from 235,000 to 200,000 in the next three years. But he said that some of the reductions would come from attrition as opposed to outright cuts.
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Hague court to rule in $50 billion Yukos arbitration case
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| February 18th | 2020  4:02AM
Hague court to rule in $50 billion Yukos arbitration case
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — A Dutch appeals court is ruling Tuesday on whether to reinstate an international arbitration panel’s order for Russia to pay $50 billion in compensation to shareholders of former Russian oil giant Yukos. The Hague District Court in 2016 quashed the 2014 compensation order by an international arbitration…
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Shares take hit as virus outbreak slams profits, events
Shares take hit as virus outbreak slams profits, events
| February 18th | 2020  3:52AM
Shares take hit as virus outbreak slams profits, events
BANGKOK (AP) — Shares slipped in Europe and Asia on Tuesday as the impact from the virus outbreak that began in China deepened, with Apple saying it would fail to meet its profit target in this quarter and China moving to postpone or cancel major events, including the Beijing auto show. Britain's FTSE 100 dropped 0.4% to 7,404.04, while the CAC 40 in Paris declined 0.7% to 6,041.20.
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Shares fall in Asia as virus outbreak hits profits, events
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| February 18th | 2020  1:56AM
Shares fall in Asia as virus outbreak hits profits, events
BANGKOK (AP) — Shares slipped in Asia on Tuesday as the impact from the virus outbreak that began in China deepened, with Apple saying it would fail to meet its profit target and China moving to postpone or cancel major events including the Beijing auto show. Signs suggest China may postpone its annual congress, its biggest political meeting of the year.
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HSBC net profit falls 53%, bank to sell assets in overhaul
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| February 18th | 2020  1:48AM
HSBC net profit falls 53%, bank to sell assets in overhaul
Europe's biggest bank has reported that its net profit fell 53% in 2019 to $6 billion. London-based HSBC, whose profit is mainly from Asia, said Tuesday that it plans to revamp its U.S. and European business and shed $100 billion in assets to improve its profitability. The bank said the virus outbreak that began in China…
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Beijing auto show is latest event delayed by virus fears
Beijing auto show is latest event delayed by virus fears
| February 18th | 2020  1:10AM
Beijing auto show is latest event delayed by virus fears
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Will Advanced Auto Parts Stock Get a Jump Start From Earnings
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| February 17th | 2020  1:00AM
Will Advanced Auto Parts Stock Get a Jump Start From Earnings
Advanced Auto Parts (NYSE:AAP) will deliver its quarterly earnings on February 18. The company is projected to post earnings per share (EPS) of $1.36 on revenue of $2.12 billion. Although AAP stock is down for the year, it is now bouncing up off a level of support. If the company posts a good earnings report, the stock should have some technical momentum in the near term.
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What Are Margin Calls and How to Avoid Them
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| February 17th | 2020  1:00AM
What Are Margin Calls and How to Avoid Them
Whenever you enter into a trade or investment, it’s always critical that you understand the underlying risks. Without a clear understanding of the downside risk, the possibility of getting into financial trouble is a lot higher. The investment risk or downside risk of a trade is always higher when you start leveraging your positions. Unfortunately,…
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How to Protect Yourself from a Market Crash
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| February 17th | 2020  1:00AM
How to Protect Yourself from a Market Crash
Currently, we find ourselves in one of the strongest bull markets in history. This has led many investors to start thinking about the potential for a market crash. The truth is that predicting the precise time of a market crash is extremely difficult. We simply aren’t able to determine exactly when a market correction or crash will occur, which is why it’s important to focus on the present reality and the facts.
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A Look at Breakouts and How to Trade Them
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| February 17th | 2020  1:00AM
A Look at Breakouts and How to Trade Them
Trading success is all about working hard to find the right setups and executing at the right time. There’s nothing worse than spending time and energy watching a stock for a while and then stepping away for a few minutes only to find out later that you missed a big breakout. On the other hand, one of the more frustrating things that can happen…
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