• 10 things you need to know before the opening bell (SPY, SPX, QQQ, DIA, TSLA, AAPL, SMCI, SNAP)

    10 days ago - By Business Insider

    Here is what you need to know.
    Here comes the jobs report. The US economy is expected to have added 185,000 nonfarm jobs as the unemployment rate slipped to 3.8%, according to economists surveyed by Bloomberg. Average hourly earnings are expected to have increased 2.8% year-over-year.
    The 10-year is testing 7-year highs. The benchmark yield hit a high of 3.227% on Thursday - a level last seen in the spring of 2011 - and is currently holding just below 3.21%.
    Stock markets around the world are lower. Japan's Nikkei trailed in Asia and Germany's DAX lags in Europe. The S&P 500 is set to open...
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  • 10 things in tech you need to know today

    10 things in tech you need to know today

    10 days ago - By Business Insider

    Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Friday.
    Amazon and Apple were reportedly targeted by Chinese spies attempting to plant tiny microchips in their data centers. Chinese spies attempted to plant tiny microchips in the data centers of 30 major American companies, including Amazon and Apple, according to a Bloomberg investigation.
    Apple and Amazon fired back at the explosive report linking them to a giant Chinese microchip hack. Both Apple and Amazon issued unusually robust on-the-record statements, disputing a Bloomberg report that Chinese spies planted microchips in...
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  • 10 things you need to know in markets today

    10 things you need to know in markets today

    10 days ago - By Business Insider

    Good morning! Here's what you need to know in markets on Friday.
    1. US stocks got hit hard overnight as yesterday's global bond rout weighed on risk sentiment. It followed an equally rough session for Asian stocks, and ASX futures are pointing lower this morning. Benchmark US 10-year bond yields reached a new seven-year high of 3.23%, before edging back to around 3.19%. As trading volumes in global bond markets surged, the yields on both UK and German 10-year debt also rose sharply.
    2. All-important US employment data will take center stage today, as evidence of strong jobs growth and...
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