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poised to widen trading band@. *C.bank began guiding midpoint sharply downward Tuesday. SHANGHAI, Feb 21- The yuan posted its biggest weekly drop since June 2012 on Friday, losing nearly 0.4 percent in five trading days as dealers said the central bank has abruptly signalled the market to prepare for more volatility in preparation for reform.
*Facebook shares fall after the bell on purchase of WhatsApp. NEW YORK, Feb 19- U.S. stocks slid on Wednesday in a late selloff after minutes of the U.S. "I think the rally that we've seen off the 1,750 low was largely driven by the sense the Fed is going to slow down their retracement if it's necessary," said Uri Landesman, president of Platinum Partners in New York.
*Gold to retrace to $1,307- technicals. SINGAPORE, Feb 19- Gold slipped on Wednesday and came off 3-1/ 2- month highs hit in the previous session as investors reaped profits and physical buying subsided. Gold eased 0.1 percent to $1,319.40 an ounce by 0312 GMT.
Barry Knapp, Barclays U.S. Equity Portfolio strategy head, discusses wealth distribution and the Wall Street Journal op-ed "The Truth About the One Percent."
The Weather Channel's Paul Walsh provides insight on the current lengthy winter.
Dissecting consumer and market trends, with Barry Knapp, Barclays U.S. equity portfolio strategy head, and Thomas Lee, JPMorgan Chase chief U.S. equity strategist.
*Worsening technical outlook seen hurting sentiment. *Mixi bucks market fall, jumps 19 pct on outlook hike. TOKYO, Feb 14- Japan's Nikkei share average reversed early gains and fell into negative territory on Friday, as a rally inspired by gains on Wall Street failed to attract follow-through buying from investors.
CNBC's Rick Santelli speaks with Praxis Trading partner Yra Harris about how emerging markets are funded, and what technical factors in the markets are holding strong.
Looking ahead to Friday's jobs data, and the potential impact to the markets, with Jeffrey Saut, Raymond James, and Michael Cuggino, Permanent Portfolio Funds.
Thomas DeMark of DeMark Analytics takes a look at the chart to get a technical read on timing.
Ben White of Politico, shares his forecast for Fed Chair Janet Yellen's potential taper plans.
Discussing what the sell-off on Wall Street is signaling about the health of the U.S. economy, with Daniel Alpert, Westwood Capital, and Richard Kovacevich, Former Wells Fargo Chairman & CEO.
The market continues to pull back. Ben Willis of Albert Fried & Co., dissects current market conditions, and says "this is an opportunity."
*FTSEurofirst 300 dips 1 pct, Euro STOXX 50 off 1.4 pct. *Euro STOXX 50 breaks below support, in bearish signal. The euro zone's blue-chip Euro STOXX 50 index was down 1.4 percent at 2,985 points, with technical charts showing the benchmark index breaking below a positive trend line started in June, sending a bearish signal.
Discussing current earnings data, with Edward Yardeni, Yardeni Research president. "The deflationary impact on earnings needs to be considered," he says.
LONDON, Jan 23- European shares are at risk of a fall next month, with charts flagging up overbought conditions and strong resistance levels that could see key indexes pull back by as much as 10 percent.
TOKYO, Jan 23- The Nikkei stock average reversed early gains to end 0.8 percent lower on Thursday after a survey showed manufacturing activity in China, one of Japan's top trading partners, contracted in January for the first time in six months. The Nikkei ended 125.07 points lower at 15,695.89, breaking below its five-day moving average of 15,737.79.
HONG KONG, Jan 22- China shares had their best day in two months on Wednesday as volumes surged, with the battered property sector leading an extension of a rebound as cash rates eased further in the mainland. Gains came in the strongest Shanghai volumes since Dec. 16 that was also nearly 40 percent above its 20- day moving average.
Dan Fitzpatrick, StockmarketMentor.com president & technical analyst, takes a look at the charts to get a technical read on Twitter. Also a look at why Fitzpatrick likes the biotech sector.
We are seeing weak demand for the precious metal, says Kathleen Kelley, Queen Anne's Gate Capital Management, explaining why she suggests shorting gold in the new year, and likes the play in copper.