Stocks mostly rose on Thursday after jobless claims fell to a three-month low.» Read More
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*London, rivals compete as offshore Chinese currency centres. LONDON, Jan 17- After a patchy two years, London appears to be making headway in its drive to become Europe's main offshore hub for trading in China's currency, potentially delivering a big boost to its financial sector and the wider British economy.
Art Cashin of UBS talks with Mary Thompson about why he's still concerned about stocks, even though they stabilized a bit today after Friday's plunge.
You could almost hear the bulls cheering on Wall Street as the S&P pared 2014 losses and then closed at an all time high.
Ahead of the jobs number, "I would be a buyer of anything that needs a smokestack to make it all happen,” Cramer said.
How much further can the Dow advance in 2014? Jim Cramer takes an in-depth look at the blue chip index.
The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day.
Santa if you're running out of ideas, Jim Cramer has some suggestions.
The founder of Kynikos Associates said the U.S. market is facing more risk than at any time in recent memory.
Cramer thinks stocks make fantastic holiday presents. He's hoping Santa does too.
Some of Thursday's midday movers.
--Clyde Russell is a Reuters market analyst. CRESSY, Australia, Dec 18- A Muslim refugee from Africa deftly slits the throat of an unconscious sheep, starting the animal on its final journey from Australia's island state of Tasmania to a dinner plate in Dubai.
LONDON, Dec 17- "Life in Luxembourg is simply different," says its government website. The profits that escape tax have often not been earned in Luxembourg, but in countries like Britain, the United States and Germany.
CHICAGO, Dec 13- Don't believe the gassy hype. The United States may be floating on an ocean of cheap, domestically sourced natural gas. That's sent the domestic price of natural gas plunging and fanned big talk from heavy hitters like General Electric's Lorenzo Simonelli about its future as a transport fuel.
Dec 11- Mining equipment maker Joy Global Inc forecast 2014 earnings below analysts' estimates after reporting a quarterly profit that fell short of expectations as miners cut spending. Coal miners, who account for about two-thirds of Joy Global's revenue, have cut back on buying equipment as they struggle with a supply glut and weak prices.
U.S. stocks closed higher for a second session on Monday as Wall Street weighed moves by the Fed.
Jim Cramer said these two Dow stocks are to be avoided at all costs until the end of the year.
CHICAGO, Nov 27- U.S. manufacturers are pumping money into domestic operations again, according to government figures. The figures on so-called "capex" spending from the U.S. Commerce Department's Bureau of Economic Analysis offer a glimpse of the investment priorities of a sector that some argue is poised for growth after decades of contraction.
Even with the sharp gains in stock prices this year, 70 percent of the Dow components still offer dividend yields greater than 2 percent.
Know that Johnny Mercer song, "Accentuate the Positive?" If you’re trying to make money in this market, you should.