• A huge marijuana company that just went public in the US saw its shares slip after a damning industry report. Here's why cannabis investors aren't worried

    23 days ago - By Business Insider

    Aurora Cannabis started trading on the New York Stock Exchange on Tuesday.
    It wasn't the windfall investors hoped. Shares slid close to 15% throughout the day before recovering as the market closed.
    Analysts and investors aren't worried, however. Most say the volatility is to be expected in an emerging sector like cannabis.
    Aurora Cannabis joined a select list of Canadian cannabis firms when it started trading on the New York Stock Exchange today.
    It wasn't the windfall investors had hoped. Shares fell close to 15% through the day before recovering as the market closed.
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  • Business Highlights

    Business Highlights

    23 days ago - By Chron

    Stocks mostly recover from an early plunge on Wall Street
    NEW YORK - A turbulent day on Wall Street ended Tuesday with stocks climbing nearly all the way out of a steep, broad sell-off that at one point erased more than 500 points from the Dow Jones Industrial Average. Even with the late-afternoon rebound, stocks extended the market's recent string of declines, giving the benchmark S&P 500 index its fifth-straight loss. Bond prices rose, sending yields lower, as investors sought out safer investments
    Trump refugee cuts slow resurgence of cities like Buffalo
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  • How major US stock indexes fared Tuesday

    23 days ago - By Chron

    Stocks closed lower Tuesday after climbing back from an early plunge, giving the benchmark S&P 500 index its fifth-straight loss.
    Major indexes pulled back sharply in early trading, wiping nearly 550 points off the Dow Jones Industrial Average. Traders blamed worries over slowing growth in China and costs related to President Donald Trump's trade policies.
    On Tuesday:
    The S&P 500 fell 15.19 points, or 0.6 percent, to 2,740.69.
    The Dow lost 125.98 points, or 0.5 percent, to 25,191.43.
    The Nasdaq slid 31.09 points, or 0.4 percent, to 7,437.54.
    The Russell 2000 index of smaller-company stocks...
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