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Friday is set to be the year's heaviest volume day as the Russell indexes get rebalanced, meaning some stocks will be added and others demoted.
Warren Buffett's Midas touch just gave this Canadian company's stock a 10% boost. And, he made a cool 65% profit in the process, writes Breakingviews' Tom Buerkle.
Saudi Arabia's succession change signals that the Middle East is getting that much closer open conflict, says Jake Novak.
Stocks in China take a hit after regulators tighten their grip on buying activity and video services.
Here's who should be on the short list to succeed Travis Kalanick as CEO of Uber, says former Medtronic CEO Bill George.
The Senate GOP's Obamacare replacement bill doesn't do enough to fix America's health costs, says Jake Novak.
Oil prices have further to fall, says John Kilduff. But traders should watch the geopolitical situation carefully.
Here's what to do.
Trump goes his own way when his cohort of CEO's disagree with him on an issue, writes Breakingviews' Gina Chon.
Uber should take Warren Buffett's advice for finding a CEO to succeed controversial founder Travis Kalanick, says Notre Dame Professor Joseph Holt.
Mohammed bin Salman has replaced his cousin as heir. Giving him a firmer hand to push through economic reform, but maybe less incentive.
The Democrats are guaranteed to pick up some seats in 2018—regardless of the outcome in Georgia's special election, says political science professor David O'Connell.
Many analysts are still forecasting average oil prices of $60 this year. It is now abundantly clear that is not going to happen.
Susan Fowler's blog post came amid a widening deficit of trust in Silicon Valley.
The real reason the GOP is keeping their health care bill a secret? They know you won't like the answers, writes Vox's Ezra Klein.
Travis Kalanick's exit from Uber leaves his successor with many controversies to manage, says Vox's Timothy B. Lee.
Democrats need to get the message from Jon Ossoff's stinging loss in Georgia, and fast, says Jake Novak
Initial public offerings have dropped by 50% in the past 20 years. One big reason for the IPO falloff has President Trump's attention.
MSCI is letting China into its indices, but it's holding out a carrot to Chinese regulators.
When thinking of investing in Asian real estate, investors should take a close look at opportunities in mezzanine debt, says InfraRed NF's Stuart Jackson.
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