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  • NEW YORK, Jan 17- U.S. stocks advanced on Thursday as hopes of a resolution to the trade dispute between the United States and China boosted industrial shares and lifted investor sentiment. Stocks spiked higher in afternoon trading after the Wall Street Journal reported that U.S. "The market reaction is really telling," said Michael Antonelli, managing director...

  • *Investors see growing likelihood of delay in UK leaving EU. NEW YORK, Jan 16- Major world stock indexes rose on Wednesday, with the S&P 500 supported by gains in U.S. bank stocks after strong earnings, while the pound edged up ahead of a no-confidence vote in British Prime Minister Theresa May's government. Investors saw potential for legislative deadlock forcing...

  • *British PM May's no confidence vote expected at 2 p.m. ET. Jan 16- Bank stocks drove Wall Street to a one-month high on Wednesday after strong earnings from Bank of America and Goldman Sachs, with a multi-billion dollar deal in the fintech sector adding to the boost. "The fact that JPMorgan and Citi laid the groundwork for bank earnings not being as bad as markets...

  • *Theresa May's no confidence vote expected at 2 p.m. ET. Jan 16- Wall Street was set to extend gains on Wednesday, after hitting a four-week high in the previous session, as strong earnings from Goldman Sachs and Bank of America as well as a $22 billion deal in the fintech sector lifted sentiment. Goldman Sachs climbed 3.2 percent in premarket trading after reporting...

  • President Donald Trump on Monday defended his tough trade policies in front of thousands of farmers, a key constituency that has struggled because of his trade war with China, and promised fair trade deals that will put America's rural heartland back on its feet. "We've taken the toughest ever actions to address China's unfair trade practices," Trump told...

  • *Wall St recovers after hit to retail shares. NEW YORK, Jan 10- An index of world stock markets edged higher on Thursday as worries over the lack of clear signs of a resolution to the U.S.- China trade spat were offset by an assurance by Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell that the U.S. central bank has the ability to be patient on monetary policy.

  • RALEIGH, N.C., United States- Richmond Fed President Tom Barkin speaks in North Carolina to the Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce at its 2019 Economic Forecast event- 1335 GMT. MILWAUKEE, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago President Charles Evans speaks on current economic conditions and monetary policy before event, Milwaukee Business Journal...

  • WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 9 RIVERWOODS, Illinois- Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago President Charles Evans speaks on current economic conditions and monetary policy at the Discover Financial Services meeting- 1400 GMT. BOSTON- Federal Reserve Bank of Boston President Eric Rosengren speaks on the economic outlook before the Boston Economic Club- 1630 GMT.

  • MONDAY, JANUARY 7 ATLANTA- Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Raphael Bostic speaks on the economic outlook and monetary policy before a fireside chat hosted by the Rotary Club of Atlanta- 1740 GMT. WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 9 RIVERWOODS, Illinois- Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago President Charles Evans speaks on current economic conditions and monetary...

  • SATURDAY, JANUARY 5 ATLANTA, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco President Mary Daly speaks before the American Economic Association LGBTQ Lunch- 1730 GMT. ATLANTA- Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Raphael Bostic participates in "The Future of Traditional Banking" panel before the American Economic Association/Allied Social...

  • Federal Reserve: Joint Interview "before the American Economic Association/Allied Social Science Association annual meeting- 1515 GMT. ATLANTA- Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Raphael Bostic participates in "Long-Run Macroeconomic Performance: A Multi-Faceted Perspective" panel before the American Economic Association/Allied Social...

  • *China factory activity contracts, stoking economic fears. NEW YORK, Jan 2- Stocks recovered much of their losses on Wednesday as investors took advantage of cheaper shares to ring in the new year, but lingering economic concerns from weak Chinese and European data boosted safe-haven assets including benchmark U.S. The Purchasing Managers' Index for the euro...

  • ATLANTA- Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Raphael Bostic participates in "Long-Run Macroeconomic Performance: A Multi-Faceted Perspective" panel before the American Economic Association/Allied Social Science Association annual meeting- 1515 GMT. **ATLANTA- Federal Reserve Bank of New York President John Williams participates in a session on "...

  • ATLANTA- Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Raphael Bostic participates in "Long-Run Macroeconomic Performance: A Multi-Faceted Perspective" panel before the American Economic Association/Allied Social Science Association annual meeting- 1515 GMT. **ATLANTA- Federal Reserve Bank of New York President John Williams participates in a session on "...

  • ATLANTA- Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Raphael Bostic participates in "Long-Run Macroeconomic Performance: A Multi-Faceted Perspective" panel before the American Economic Association/Allied Social Science Association annual meeting- 1515 GMT. ATLANTA- Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Raphael Bostic participates in "The Future of...

  • ATLANTA- Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Raphael Bostic participates in "Long-Run Macroeconomic Performance: A Multi-Faceted Perspective" panel before the American Economic Association/Allied Social Science Association annual meeting- 1515 GMT. ATLANTA- Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Raphael Bostic participates in "The Future of...

  • ATLANTA- Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Raphael Bostic participates in "Long-Run Macroeconomic Performance: A Multi-Faceted Perspective" panel before the American Economic Association/Allied Social Science Association annual meeting- 1515 GMT. ATLANTA- Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Raphael Bostic participates in "The Future of...

  • Federal Reserve: Joint Interview "before the American Economic Association/Allied Social Science Association annual meeting- 1515 GMT. ATLANTA- Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Raphael Bostic participates in "Long-Run Macroeconomic Performance: A Multi-Faceted Perspective" panel before the American Economic Association/Allied Social...

  • TOKYO- Bank of Japan releases Minutes of Monetary Policy Meeting held on Oct 30 and 31 2350 GMT. Federal Reserve: Joint Interview "before the American Economic Association/Allied Social Science Association annual meeting- 1515 GMT. ATLANTA- Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Raphael Bostic participates in "Long-Run Macroeconomic Performance: A...

  • NEW YORK, Dec 20- Investors are finding out that it is not all puppies and unicorns when it comes to momentum plays, in a painful lesson as the Nasdaq tumbles to the edge of a bear market. Some are ready to call an end to Wall Street's most popular trade- the so-called FAANG group of five favorite technology and internet stocks. That is no longer a thing.' FAANG trade...