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Australian and Japanese markets tumbled on Tuesday, as investors pulled cash from stocks in favor of safe havens.
European markets ended sharply lower on Monday, as investors saw more factors adding to global growth concerns.
Following the furor around bad loans, the head of one of Italy's biggest banks said now could be the time to buy Italian real estate and Europe's bank stocks.
Former hedge fund manager Raoul Pal predicts several big European banks could be on the verge of bankruptcy.
One of the Fortune 500 company's biggest purchases comes as hospitals are under pressure to implement better in-house safety programs.
European markets finished lower on Monday, as another fall in China's factory activity and a slide in oil prices troubled investors.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
U.S. stock futures were lower this morning, after closing out Friday the worst January on Wall Street since 2009 but the best single day since September.
Sarah Ketterer, whose firm Causeway Capital Management oversees $41 billion in assets, shares her top stock picks for 2016.
The verdict is a setback for U.K. authorities, who some say are not aggressive enough on financial crime, the NYT reports.
European stocks finished sharply higher on Thursday, as investors cheered the latest European Central Bank news.
U.S. stock futures were lower this morning, after Wednesday's wild ride on Wall Street, which saw the Dow travel 1,000 points.
Barclays will cut about 230 jobs and exit cash equities in Asia, as part of a broader retrenchment, the FT reports.
Barclays will announce more than 1,000 job cuts across its investment bank, hitting its Asian operations particularly hard.
The U.S. crude settle came in at $30.44 a barrel, according to the NYMEX.
European stocks finished in negative territory on Friday, in what has been a turbulent week for markets.
And now, tough love from Wall Street. Chipotle's stock, once a Wall Street darling, has lost a third of its value since the end of October, when an E. Coli outbreak linked to its restaurants was first reported. Analysts at Deutsche Bank, who cut their price target to $400 from $480, said until Chipotle identified the source of the outbreak, fundamentals would continue to...
And now, tough love from Wall Street. Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc's shareholders have never had it so bad. Chipotle's stock, once a darling of Wall Street, lost a third of its value since the end of October, when an E. Coli outbreak linked to its restaurants was first reported.
WASHINGTON, Jan 7- The number of Americans filing for jobless benefits fell last week and layoffs in December were the smallest in 15-1/ 2 years, pointing to labor market strength even as economic growth appears to have slowed sharply in the fourth quarter. You don't go into a recession with jobless claims and layoffs at these low levels, "said Jacob Oubina, senior...
*Weekly jobless claims decline 10,000. WASHINGTON, Jan 7- The number of Americans filing for jobless benefits fell last week and layoffs in December were the smallest in 15-1/ 2 years, pointing to a firmer labor market even as economic growth appears to have slowed sharply in the fourth quarter. Initial claims for state unemployment benefits dropped 10,000 to a...