• How Could The FIFA World Cup Impact US 10-Year Treasury Bond Yield?

    4 monthes ago - By Forbes

    The FIFA fever is back. As fans across the globe remain glued to their screens to cheer for their favorite teams and players, smart investors are looking for opportunities to enhance their returns in this large sporting event. We looked into the data for the last five FIFA World Cups and found...
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  • Survey: Strong demand for tech hiring in Atlanta

    Survey: Strong demand for tech hiring in Atlanta

    4 monthes ago - By Biz Journals

    Hiring managers in metro Atlanta say they plan on adding to their staff of technology workers this year.
    A new survey from the staffing firm Robert Half Technology, a division of Robert Half International Inc. , shows 66 percent of local managers polled say they are hanging out the help wanted sign. The demand is so high, candidates don't have to be perfect to apply.
    “Companies are recognizing the need to compromise on some candidate requirements in the current hiring environment,”...
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  • It's The IP, Stupid, When It Comes To A Trade War With China

    4 monthes ago - By Forbes

    The move toward top-down, passive investing has seen the largest stocks get larger simply because they are large. If prospects of transfer of technology from Silicon Valley's boy geniuses to China's upwardly-mobile yuppies shrink owing to a trade war, then so will the multiples of FANG stocks.
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  • Stock Markets Slip on Trade Policy Fears

    4 monthes ago - By NY Times

    Tech shares were especially hard hit on concerns that the Trump administration would restrict Chinese investment in American technology firms.
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  • Why Tech Stocks Are Tanking

    4 monthes ago - By Fortune

    Reports that the Trump administration is planning additional curbs on Chinese trade and investment with in U.S. sent the entire stock market tumbling, but tech stocks were hit particularly hard.
    At midday, shares of Facebook were down 4%, Google parent Alphabet had lost 3%, Netflix was down 7%, and Amazon was down 3%. Among chipmakers, which would could be most affected by the rumored crackdown, Qualcomm was down 3%, Intel has lost 4%, Nvidia dropped 5%, and Advanced Micro Devices lost 6%.
    In the overall market, the S&P 500 index was down almost 2% and the Nasdaq was off close to 3%.
    The...
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  • Stocks are getting slammed following report the Trump administration is thinking about curbing Chinese investment in some American firms

    4 monthes ago - By Chron

    REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
    All three major US indexes were lower early Monday.
    The Nasdaq fell nearly 2%.
    The sell-off came after the Trump administration said it could bar investment in US companies from countries that "are trying to steal our technology."
    Stocks fell in early trading Monday, with the tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite index shedding nearly 2%, amid reports of protectionist policy pushes by the Trump administration that would ramp up trade tensions on multiple fronts.
    Here is the scoreboard as of 11:15 a.m. ET:
    Dow Jones industrial average: 24,290.31, down 290.58 points
    S&P 500...
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  • Chip stocks plunge after Trump's reported plan to restrict foreign technology investment

    4 monthes ago - By CNBC

    Semiconductor stocks including AMD, Micron and Nvidia are trading sharply lower on Monday.
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  • The Netflix of China is getting hammered for a 3rd straight day

    The Netflix of China is getting hammered for a 3rd straight day

    4 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    IQiyi shares are losing ground for the third straight day.
    The Treasury Department is reportedly cracking down on Chinese investment in US tech, and many Chinese tech stocks are down.
    iQiyi likely saw some technical selling Thursday and Friday, after shares doubled over the past month.
    Watch iQiyi trade in real time here.
    iQiyi is dropping for the third straight day, trading down 7.52%.
    On Monday, the Wall Street Journal reported that the US Treasury Department is drawing up rules that would prevent firms with 25% or more Chinese ownership from investing in US companies involved with...
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  • Stocks are getting slammed following report the Trump administration is thinking about curbing Chinese investment in some American firms

    Stocks are getting slammed following report the Trump administration is thinking about curbing Chinese investment in some American firms

    4 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    All three major US indices were lower early Monday.
    The Nasdaq fell nearly 2%.
    The selloff came after Trump administration said it could bar investment in US companies from countries that "are trying to steal our technology."
    Stocks fell in early trading Monday, with the tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite index shedding nearly 2%, amid reports of protectionist policy pushes by the Trump administration that are ramping up trade tensions on multiple fronts.
    Here is the scoreboard as of 11:15 a.m. ET:
    Dow Jones industrial average : 24,290.31 −290.58
    S&P 500 : 2,723.53 −31.35
    Nasdaq: 7,540.50...
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  • Stocks are getting slammed following report the Trump administration is thinking about curbing Chinese investment in some American firms

    Stocks are getting slammed following report the Trump administration is thinking about curbing Chinese investment in some American firms

    4 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    All three major US indices were lower early Monday.
    The Nasdaq fell more than 1.5%.
    The selloff came after Trump administration said it could bar investment in US companies from countries that "are trying to steal our technology."
    Stocks fell in early trading Monday, with the tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite index shedding more than 1.5%, amid reports of protectionist policy pushes by the Trump administration that are ramping up trade tensions on multiple fronts.
    Here is the scoreboard as of 11:15 a.m. ET:
    Dow Jones industrial average : 24,290.31 −290.58
    S&P 500 : 2,723.53 −31.35
    Nasdaq...
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  • Netflix tumbles bellow $400

    Netflix tumbles bellow $400

    4 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Netflix shares are back below the $400 level on Monday.
    The selling comes following a report suggesting the US Treasury Department is drawing up plans to crack down on Chinese investment in US tech.
    Netflix fell in late March after it was reported the initiative was in the White House's plans.
    Shares recently hit a new all-time high.
    Watch Netflix trade in real time here.
    Netflix is back below the $400 level.
    Shares are down 5.10% at $390.13 apiece Monday after the Wall Street Journal reported the US Treasury Department is drawing up plans to crack down on Chinese investment in US...
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  • Netflix tumbles bellow $400

    Netflix tumbles bellow $400

    4 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Netflix shares are back below the $400 level on Monday.
    The selling comes following a report suggesting the US Treasury Department is drawing up plans to crack down on Chinese investment in US tech.
    Netflix fell in late March after it was reported the initiative was in the White House's plans.
    Shares recently hit a new all-time high.
    Watch Netflix trade in real time here.
    Netflix is back below the $400 level.
    Shares are down 5.10% at $390.13 apiece Monday after the Wall Street Journal reported the US Treasury Department is drawing up plans to crack down on Chinese investment in US...
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  • Chinese tech stocks are sinking after report says the Treasury Department is looking to block Chinese companies from investing in US companies involved with 'industrially significant technology'

    Chinese tech stocks are sinking after report says the Treasury Department is looking to block Chinese companies from investing in US companies involved with 'industrially significant technology'

    4 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    The US Treasury Department is drawing up rules that would prevent firms with 25% or Chinese ownership from invest in US companies involved with "industrial significant technology."
    Chinese tech stocks are getting whacked on the news.
    Chinese tech stocks are falling Monday after a Wall Street Journal report said the US Treasury Department is drawing up rules that would prevent firms with 25% or Chinese ownership from investing in US companies involved with "industrially significant technology."
    The development comes as the two countries have already been engaged in an escalating tit-fot-tat...
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  • Netflix tumbles bellow $400

    Netflix tumbles bellow $400

    4 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Netflix shares are back below the $400 level on Monday.
    The selling comes following a report suggesting the US Treasury Department is drawing up plans to crack down on Chinese investment in US tech.
    Netflix fell in late March after it was reported the initiative was in the White House's plans.
    Shares recently hit a new all-time high.
    Watch Netflix trade in real time here.
    Netflix is back below the $400 level.
    Shares are down 5.10% at $390.13 apiece Monday after the Wall Street Journal reported the US Treasury Department is drawing up plans to crack down on Chinese investment in US...
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