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Wuhan ends 76-day lockdown; Emotional toll of virus surges
Wuhan ends 76-day lockdown; Emotional toll of virus surges
| April 8th | 2020  7:02AM
Wuhan ends 76-day lockdown; Emotional toll of virus surges
LONDON (AP) — After 76 days in lockdown, the Chinese city at the heart of the global pandemic reopened Wednesday and tens of thousands immediately hopped on trains and planes to leave. Elsewhere, the economic, political and psychological toll of fighting the virus grew increasingly clear and more difficult to bear. British Prime Minister…
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European nations struggle to agree on terms of economic aid
European nations struggle to agree on terms of economic aid
| April 8th | 2020  6:58AM
European nations struggle to agree on terms of economic aid
BRUSSELS (AP) — European governments remained at loggerheads Wednesday over measures to help the economy weather the coronavirus outbreak, breaking off a meeting of finance officials who clashed over aid conditions and a proposal to borrow together to pay for the health crisis. Finance ministers from the 19 countries that use the euro haggled into the night for 16 hours by videoconference starting Tuesday.
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Germany moves to make it easier to block foreign takeovers
Germany moves to make it easier to block foreign takeovers
| April 8th | 2020  6:31AM
Germany moves to make it easier to block foreign takeovers
BERLIN (AP) — Germany’s Cabinet on Wednesday approved legislation that will make it easier for authorities to prevent foreign takeovers of strategically important companies. The changes are meant to bring rules in Germany, Europe’s biggest economy, in line with a year-old European Union directive on screening foreign investment. The plans…
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The Latest: Spain's daily coronavirus death toll rises again
The Latest: Spain's daily coronavirus death toll rises again
| April 8th | 2020  6:27AM
The Latest: Spain's daily coronavirus death toll rises again
The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or death. TOP OF THE HOUR: — New York virus death toll tops 9/11 deaths. — Spain's daily…
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Global shares mostly lower amid worries on pandemic toll
Global shares mostly lower amid worries on pandemic toll
| April 8th | 2020  6:02AM
Global shares mostly lower amid worries on pandemic toll
TOKYO (AP) — Global shares mostly fell Wednesday amid uncertainty over the coronavirus outbreak, which continues to claim more lives around the world. France's CAC 40 dropped 1.9% in early trading to 4,352.63, while Germany's DAX slipped nearly 1.0% to 10,258.72. Britain's FTSE 100 shed 1.7% to 5,607.99. U.S. shares were…
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The Latest: WHO leader warns of danger of easing lockdowns
The Latest: WHO leader warns of danger of easing lockdowns
| April 8th | 2020  5:57AM
The Latest: WHO leader warns of danger of easing lockdowns
The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or death. TOP OF THE HOUR: — New York virus death toll tops 9/11 deaths. — World Health…
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The Latest: Possible virus outbreak reported on French ship
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| April 8th | 2020  5:31AM
The Latest: Possible virus outbreak reported on French ship
The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or death. TOP OF THE HOUR: — New York virus death toll tops 9/11 deaths. — Possible virus…
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The Latest: Printing of 'The Plague' in Japanese surges
The Latest: Printing of 'The Plague' in Japanese surges
| April 8th | 2020  5:04AM
The Latest: Printing of 'The Plague' in Japanese surges
The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or death. TOP OF THE HOUR: — New York virus death toll tops 9/11 deaths. — Printing of…
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The Latest: British PM spends second night in ICU with virus
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| April 8th | 2020  4:29AM
The Latest: British PM spends second night in ICU with virus
The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or death. TOP OF THE HOUR: — New York virus death toll tops 9/11 deaths. — Britian's prime…
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Iran says US oil production must be known before OPEC+ call
Iran says US oil production must be known before OPEC+ call
| April 8th | 2020  4:21AM
Iran says US oil production must be known before OPEC+ call
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran demanded on Wednesday that U.S. oil production levels must be known before an upcoming OPEC meeting with Russia and others seeking to boost global energy prices. The meeting of the so-called OPEC+ is scheduled to be held Thursday after officials delayed it following Saudi Arabia criticizing Russia over its comments about the price collapse.
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The Latest: Thailand to extend visas amid virus challenges
The Latest: Thailand to extend visas amid virus challenges
| April 8th | 2020  4:11AM
The Latest: Thailand to extend visas amid virus challenges
The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or death. TOP OF THE HOUR: — New York virus death toll tops 9/11 deaths. — Thailand government…
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Asian shares mostly lower, Japan gains on upbeat data
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| April 8th | 2020  3:05AM
Asian shares mostly lower, Japan gains on upbeat data
TOKYO (AP) — Japan's benchmark advanced but other Asian shares fell Wednesday amid uncertainty over the coronavirus outbreak, which continues to claim more lives around the world. Japan's Nikkei 225 jumped 2.1% to finish at 19,353.24. Stronger than expected machinery orders helped lift sentiment. Australia's S&P/ASX 200 shed nearly 0.9% to 5,206.90, while South Korea's Kospi lost 0.3% to 1,817.74.
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The Latest: Report: Euro finance ministers break off talks
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| April 8th | 2020  3:04AM
The Latest: Report: Euro finance ministers break off talks
The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or death. TOP OF THE HOUR: = Finance ministers from euro currency nations break off talks on response…
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The Latest: Report: Japan's economy to shrink by record 25%
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| April 8th | 2020  2:29AM
The Latest: Report: Japan's economy to shrink by record 25%
The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or death. TOP OF THE HOUR: — Japan's economy headed to record 25% contraction, according to Goldman Sachs …
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Twitter's Dorsey sets up $1B fund; consumers get some breaks
Twitter's Dorsey sets up $1B fund; consumers get some breaks
| April 7th | 2020  11:30PM
Twitter's Dorsey sets up $1B fund; consumers get some breaks
The outbreak of the coronavirus has dealt a shock to the global economy with unprecedented speed. Following are developments Tuesday related to the global economy, the work place and the spread of the virus. ___________ CUSTOMERS FIRST: The pandemic is sapping trillions from the economy and the ramifications for businesses, from banks to restaurants, is severe.
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How a Coronavirus “War Bond” Might Work
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| April 7th | 2020  1:00AM
How a Coronavirus “War Bond” Might Work
The United States has gone to war with stranger enemies. First we took on poverty way back in the Johnson era. Needless to say, that war has not gone so well. Then it was the war on drugs, which has seen predictably minimal results. Then the war on terror, which prompted some to wonder how you wage war against a tactic, exactly. The war on coronavirus, however, at least has a living—if not exactly sapient—enemy.
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Ciena (CIEN) is a Buy During Pandemic Times
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| April 7th | 2020  1:00AM
Ciena (CIEN) is a Buy During Pandemic Times
Optical network solutions provider Ciena (NASDAQ: CIEN)  has been one of the most resilient stocks throughout the coronavirus pandemic as shares continue to trade within (-7%) off highs compared to the(- 23%) for the S&P 500 (NYSEARCA: SPY). The surge in remote and telework activity along with video streaming has bolstered the need for bandwidth capacity, which is right up Cena’s alley.
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Is eBay Undervalued?
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| April 7th | 2020  1:00AM
Is eBay Undervalued?
In what was surely one of the cleanest bounces off a support line in the past few weeks, shares of eBay (NASDAQ: EBAY) fell more than 30%, came within $0.01 of their previous low and haven’t looked back since. On the way down, they gave up all of 2019’s gains but compared to many other names out there, this wasn’t too bad a return for what was the worst Q1 in history.
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Six Reasons Why This Rebound Has Legs
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| April 7th | 2020  1:00AM
Six Reasons Why This Rebound Has Legs
A Buy-Signal With Strong Tailwinds It is clear the market has hit a bottom. The S&P 500 (SPY) hit a key support level and has been trending higher ever since. In my post yesterday I laid out the case for why this bounce could be the strongest trend-following signal you will ever see. Today I will provide six (6) reasons why this bounce has legs. 1…
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