• The Fed could take a pause after December hike: Investor

    13 days ago - By CNBC

    Jon Najarian says the Federal Reserve's rate hikes are starting to stifle the housing sector, which is one of the largest employment industries in the U.S. economy.
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  • Wall Street futures up a tad after Democrats win U.S. House

    13 days ago - By Reuters

    U.S. stock futures pointed to a modestly higher opening on Wall Street on Wednesday after Democrats won control of the House of Representatives in U.S. mid-term congressional elections.
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  • Stocks lose momentum, dollar softens after Democrats win U.S. House

    13 days ago - By Reuters

    Wall Street stock futures and Asian shares lost steam on Wednesday after Democrats won control of the U.S. House of Representatives, boosting the party's ability to block President Donald Trump's political and economic agenda.
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  • Asian shares rise as US midterm elections yield mixed result

    13 days ago - By Chron

    TOKYO - Asian shares were mostly higher Wednesday as the Democratic Party appeared on track to take back control of the U.S. House of Representatives, potentially putting a check on President Donald Trump.
    Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 added 0.4 percent to 22,226.02. Australia's S&P/ASX 200 rose 0.3 percent to 5,894.30. South Korea's Kospi slipped in late trading, losing 0.3 percent to 2,084.51. Hong Kong's Hang Seng jumped 0.7 percent to 26,315.28, while the Shanghai Composite added 0.5 percent to 2,672.89.
    The election results were closely watched in Asia given their possible impact on...
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  • Steve King, first elected in 2002, won reelection to his U.S. House se

    13 days ago - By AG Web

    Steve King, first elected in 2002, won reelection to his U.S. House seat in Iowa's 4th district, according to projections from NBC and CNN.
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