• 10 things you need to know before the opening bell

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Here is what you need to know.
    US economic growth gets revised higher. The US economy grew at an annual rate of 4.2% in the second quarter, according to an advanced estimate released Wednesday by the Commerce Department.
    Air freight volumes point to a continued slowdown in global trade. Freight tonne kilometers - or the weight of volume transported multiplied by distance traveled - grew a seasonally adjusted 2.1% year-over-year in July, the smallest increase since May 2016, according to data released Thursday by the International Air Transport Association .
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  • What you need to know about the US luxury housing market in 2019

    What you need to know about the US luxury housing market in 2019

    2 monthes ago - By Inman

    It's often thought that luxury real estate runs totally independent of the overall market, and while this is true in some respects, there are definitely correlations between high-end housing and the rest of the market.
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  • 10 things in tech you need to know today

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Thursday.
    1. US President Donald Trump continued to accuse Google of bias on Wednesday, after he posted a video showing that the search firm had promoted President Obama's "State of the Union" address every year, but failed to promote Trump's. But BuzzFeed found that Trump wasn't telling the truth and that Google did in fact promote his address in 2018.
    2. Facebook has launched its video-on-demand service, Watch, globally. Watch allows users to access short episodes of sports, drama, comedy, and other video through the Facebook...
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  • 10 things you need to know in markets today

    10 things you need to know in markets today

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Good morning! Here's what you need to know in markets on Thursday.
    1. U.S. economic growth was a bit stronger than initially thought in the second quarter, notching its best performance in nearly four years, as businesses boosted spending on software and imports declined. Gross domestic product increased at a 4.2% annualized rate, the Commerce Department said on Wednesday in its second estimate of growth for the April-June quarter. That was slightly up from the 4.1% pace of expansion it reported in July and was the fastest rate since the third quarter of 2014.
    2. British car production...
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