• Trump doesn't realize the impact trade war could have on his voters, asset manager warns

    21 days ago - By CNBC

    The prime victim of the sparring of tariffs between the U.S., China and others will be consumers, because prices will likely go up, an AllianceBernstein investment chief said.
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  • Oil eases, but Iran sanctions keep prices near late 2014 highs

    21 days ago - By Reuters

    Oil prices eased on Wednesday but were still set for a fifth consecutive monthly quarter of gains, driven by an impending drop in Iranian exports in the last three months of the year when global demand heats up.
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  • BANK OF AMERICA: A quirk that's distorted the stock market for 20 years is finally gone - here's what traders should do next

    BANK OF AMERICA: A quirk that's distorted the stock market for 20 years is finally gone - here's what traders should do next

    21 days ago - By Business Insider

    Theoretically, high-quality companies should command a premium in the stock market while their lesser peers trade at a discount - but the opposite has been true over the past 20 years.
    Bank of America Merrill Lynch notes this relationship is finally reversing back to its normal state, and offers some recommendations for how traders can take advantage.
    How often do you check a company's credit rating before buying the stock?
    It might be one attribute that you check in passing, but it's likely not a huge deciding factor, especially in an environment where the stock market at large is...
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  • Anbang in talks to sell Japan real estate to Blackstone, other bidders: sources

    21 days ago - By Reuters

    Anbang Insurance Group Co Ltd aims to sell $200 million worth of Japanese real estate to bidders including Blackstone Group LP , about two years after buying them from the U.S. investment firm, two people with knowledge of the matter said.
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  • Brent oil trades near four-year high, but U.S. crude retreats

    21 days ago - By Reuters

    Brent crude was trading around its highest in nearly four years on Wednesday, while U.S. crude futures fell as Washington tried to assure consumers that the market would be well supplied before sanctions are re-imposed on producer Iran.
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