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The Latest: Spain counts losses in tourism from outbreak
The Latest: Spain counts losses in tourism from outbreak
| July 2nd | 2020  6:15AM
The Latest: Spain counts losses in tourism from outbreak
MADRID -- New statistics in Spain show the coronavirus outbreak cost the country’s key tourism sector more than 15 billion euros ($17 billion) in two months. Figures published Thursday by Spain’s official statistics agency showed that in May, the number of tourist arrivals was zero. It was the same in April, as Spain closed its borders…
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Black-owned businesses see sales surge amid racism reckoning
Black-owned businesses see sales surge amid racism reckoning
| July 2nd | 2020  6:13AM
Black-owned businesses see sales surge amid racism reckoning
BOSTON (AP) — When Mahdi Hashemian was looking for a bicycle for his 7-year-old daughter Zeynab last week, the Cambridge, Massachusetts, resident decided to skip his local cycle shops in favor of a Black-owned one a few miles away in Boston’s Dorchester neighborhood. At Spokehouse, a bike shop with “Black Lives Matter” painted in large…
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European jobless rise contained by government help
European jobless rise contained by government help
| July 2nd | 2020  5:43AM
European jobless rise contained by government help
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — The unemployment rate in the 19 countries that use the euro currency inched higher to 7.4 % in May from 7.3% in April as governments used active labor market support programs to cushion the impact of the virus outbreak on workers. The figures released Thursday by statistics agency Eurostat show how European governments…
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China accuses India of targeting Chinese imports after clash
China accuses India of targeting Chinese imports after clash
| July 2nd | 2020  5:35AM
China accuses India of targeting Chinese imports after clash
BEIJING (AP) — China accused India on Thursday of improperly disrupting activities by Chinese companies in the midst of tensions over a bloody clash between forces along their disputed border. China has not taken any retaliatory measures in response to India’s actions and a return to normal is in the best interests of both countries, Commerce Ministry spokesperson Gang Feng told reporters, according to the ministry's website.
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Global stocks follow Wall Street higher on vaccine hopes
Global stocks follow Wall Street higher on vaccine hopes
| July 2nd | 2020  5:24AM
Global stocks follow Wall Street higher on vaccine hopes
BEIJING (AP) — Global stock markets and Wall Street futures rose Thursday as hopes for development of a coronavirus vaccine competed with concerns about rising U.S. infections. London and Frankfurt opened higher. Shanghai, Tokyo, Hong Kong and Australia also advanced. Investors were encouraged after Pfizer and BioNtech…
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The Latest: Atlantic City casinos reopen after 108 days
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| July 2nd | 2020  5:23AM
The Latest: Atlantic City casinos reopen after 108 days
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — For the first time in 108 days, slot machines will beep, dice will tumble and cards will be dealt at Atlantic City’s casinos as they reopen amid a coronavirus pandemic. Gamblers will not be allowed to smoke, drink or eat anything inside the casinos. They will have to wear masks while in public areas of the casino,…
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European jobless rate inches higher amid government support
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| July 2nd | 2020  5:16AM
European jobless rate inches higher amid government support
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — The unemployment rate in the 19 countries that use the euro currency inched higher to 7.4 % in May from 7.3% in April as governments used active labor market support programs to cushion the impact of the virus outbreak on workers. The figures released Thursday by statistics agency Eurostat show how European governments…
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Asian stocks follow Wall Street higher on vaccine hopes
Asian stocks follow Wall Street higher on vaccine hopes
| July 2nd | 2020  3:12AM
Asian stocks follow Wall Street higher on vaccine hopes
BEIJING (AP) — Asian stock markets followed Wall Street higher Thursday as hopes for development of a coronavirus vaccine competed with concern about rising U.S. infections. Benchmarks in Shanghai, Tokyo, Hong Kong and Australia all advanced. Investors were encouraged after Pfizer and BioNtech announced preliminary data…
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Bullish Marketing Strategies for Online Brokerages for 2020 and Beyond
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| July 1st | 2020  1:00AM
Bullish Marketing Strategies for Online Brokerages for 2020 and Beyond
The commercial environment for online brokerages has never been more competitive. With an ever-increasing number of operators entering the market, this means having an effective marketing strategy isn’t just important, it’s vital for survival. There’s no denying that this involves a number of challenges but, if you can manage to overcome…
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Pool Corporation (NASDAQ: POOL) Stock Looks Ready to Breakout, But is the Valuation Too Lofty?
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| July 1st | 2020  1:00AM
Pool Corporation (NASDAQ: POOL) Stock Looks Ready to Breakout, But is the Valuation Too Lofty?
Pool Corporation (NASDAQ: POOL) stock increased by more than 2% yesterday; shares are now less than 1% away from breaking out to fresh all-time highs. POOL distributes swimming pool maintenance products, equipment, and building materials through its sales centers. Some of the company’s products are recession-proof. Pool-owners aren’t going…
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Upwork (NASDAQ: UPWK) Stock is an Overlooked Pandemic Play
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| July 1st | 2020  1:00AM
Upwork (NASDAQ: UPWK) Stock is an Overlooked Pandemic Play
Online freelance marketplace platform operator Upwork. Inc. (NASDAQ: UPWK) shares seem to have been overlooked throughout the COVID-19 pandemic despite favorable conditions stemming from stay-in-shelter mandates. Shares collapsed with the  S&P 500 index (NYSEARCA: SPY) in February 2020 during the pandemic panic and managed to recover to year-to-date highs gaining momentum on the monthly market structure low (MSL) trigger above $14.20.
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Record e-Commerce Volumes Deliver Surprise Quarter for FedEx (NYSE:FDX)
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| July 1st | 2020  1:00AM
Record e-Commerce Volumes Deliver Surprise Quarter for FedEx (NYSE:FDX)
The big question heading into FedEx's (NYSE:FDX) fourth-quarter report was whether a pandemic-driven online shopping spree would outweigh lower business shipping volumes. The answer is a resounding yes. The delivery and logistics giant announced a 2% decline in revenue to $17.4 billion but adjusted earnings per share of $2.53 that far surpassed the Zacks consensus estimate of $1.42.
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General Mills (NYSE: GIS) Rally Has Only Just Begun
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| July 1st | 2020  1:00AM
General Mills (NYSE: GIS) Rally Has Only Just Begun
This Is Why The S&P Is Going To Hit An All-Time High, Soon If you’ve been wondering what could keep the market moving higher let me tell you, it’s the results from companies like General Mills (NYSE: GIS). While most S&P 500 have suffered under the COVID-19 pandemic and restrictions others, notably consumer staples companies, have been flourishing.
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Xilinx Stock (NASDAQ: XLNX) Aims For 2020 Highs
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| July 1st | 2020  1:00AM
Xilinx Stock (NASDAQ: XLNX) Aims For 2020 Highs
With less than 5% to go after Tuesday’s session, shares of Xilinx (NASDAQ: XLNX) are right within touching distance of their pre-COVID highs set in January. If they can make up the difference and push on, they’ll join an illustrious band of leading stocks that have come out of this pandemic stronger than when they started. The San Jose…
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Can Another Upgrade Keep Southwest Flying (NYSE: LUV)?
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| July 1st | 2020  1:00AM
Can Another Upgrade Keep Southwest Flying (NYSE: LUV)?
With a 2.5% drop on Tuesday, it meant that Southwest Airlines’ (NYSE: LUV) shares are now down 20% from their June high. In the normal course of events, this would be considered a bear market or a full-blown correction for the stock, but in the context of COVID-19, a move like that isn’t what it used to be. Many investors are instead focusing…
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Tesla (TSLA) Stock: Risk-Reward Gut Check with Maximum Volatility
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| July 1st | 2020  1:00AM
Tesla (TSLA) Stock: Risk-Reward Gut Check with Maximum Volatility
So...how do you feel about risk? There are investors out there who can't get enough of the stuff, and invest as Richard Branson lived for a good chunk of the last couple decades. There are others, meanwhile, who'd keep it at the barest minimum possible. For investors who crave risk, Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) will be the roller-coaster ride potentially leading…
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Constellation Brands (NYSE: STZ) Is A Buy After Earnings
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| July 1st | 2020  1:00AM
Constellation Brands (NYSE: STZ) Is A Buy After Earnings
Adult Beverages Are A Staple Too Constellation Brands (NYSE: STZ) star was rising even before it reported earnings today. The latest report from Nielson shows a marked and sustained spike in at-home beverage consumption that is underpinning sales within the industry. The spike, associated with pantry-loading and stay-at-home trends, proves that for…
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Macy's (NYSE: M) Comeback Still a Thing Despite First-Quarter Losses
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| July 1st | 2020  1:00AM
Macy's (NYSE: M) Comeback Still a Thing Despite First-Quarter Losses
It was just about a week ago when we took a look at Macy's (NYSE: M) and discovered that there might be a comeback buried in this outmoded little dinosaur of mall-facing retail. The company announced its first-quarter sales figures, and while they were pretty much as bad as was expected, they weren't as bad as they might have been. Bad, But Not That Bad, Considering Everybody knew that the first quarter was going to be pretty bad at Macy's.
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Steelcase (NYSE:SCS) Earnings Confirm Sector Damage As Businesses Shift to Work From Anywhere
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| July 1st | 2020  1:00AM
Steelcase (NYSE:SCS) Earnings Confirm Sector Damage As Businesses Shift to Work From Anywhere
On the heels of disappointing earnings from competitor Herman Miller (NASDAQ:MLHR), Steelcase (NYSE:SCS) delivered their own poor earnings report that fell short of analysts’ forecasts on the top and bottom lines. After the markets closed on June 30, the Grand Rapids-based furniture manufacturer reported adjusted losses per share of 18 cents.
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ORBCOMM (NASDAQ:ORBC) Upgraded to Hold by Zacks Investment Research
Old National Bancorp (NASDAQ:ONB) Upgraded to "Buy" at Zacks Investment Research
OneMain (NYSE:OMF) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research
ONE Gas (NYSE:OGS) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Sell
Orion Engineered Carbons (NYSE:OEC) Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment Research
Novocure (NASDAQ:NVCR) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research
Canaccord Genuity Begins Coverage on FLIR Systems (NASDAQ:FLIR)
Unilever (NYSE:UL) Earns Neutral Rating from JPMorgan Chase & Co.
JPMorgan Chase & Co. Reiterates "Buy" Rating for Reckitt Benckiser Group (LON:RB)
Martin Pibworth Sells 3,429 Shares of Sse Plc (LON:SSE) Stock
BP (LON:BP) PT Raised to GBX 360
Compass Group (LON:CPG) Earns Outperform Rating from Analysts at Credit Suisse Group
Whitbread (LON:WTB) Earns Outperform Rating from Analysts at Credit Suisse Group
Zacks Investment Research Upgrades Midland States Bancorp (NASDAQ:MSBI) to Hold
Zacks Investment Research Lowers National Instruments (NASDAQ:NATI) to Hold
Standard Chartered's (STAN) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Berenberg Bank
Citigroup Increases SSE (LON:SSE) Price Target to GBX 1,120
Royal Mail (LON:RMG) Given New GBX 145 Price Target at JPMorgan Chase & Co.
ValuEngine Downgrades Sorrento Therapeutics (NASDAQ:SRNE) to Hold

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