Items Tagged with 'Stock'


  • Trump calls for Fed to reduce interest rates amid trade war with China

    Says lower interest rates would bolster economy
    President Donald Trump took to Twitter on Tuesday morning to air his thoughts on the trade war with China, where he hinted at monetary actions from the Federal Reserve. Trump explained that China would most likely manipulate its interest rates to keep its economy going during the trade war, but said that if the U.S. did the same, it would be "game over."
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  • Real estate no longer top investment choice for Americans

    Focus shifts to stocks, cash investments
    Americans are beginning to shift their investments to other areas as real estate fell not one but two spots from being the top investment choice back in 2016. Americans across all ages said that real estate is their third pick for the investment of money they won’t need for more than 10 years.
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  • Who cares if the Dow hit 20K? Not most of us

    Nearly half of American adults don’t own stocks, so why should they care?
    On the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, at the offices of investment brokers, and in corporate boardrooms throughout the country, there were hearty celebrations on Wednesday morning as an artificial number hit an arbitrary target. People doffed cheap embroidered hats. They poured Champagne. Frivolity was the order of the day. But for the rest of us, the Dow hitting 20,000 doesn’t mean a damn thing.
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  • Ocwen stock soars on layoff report

    Company fulfills promises to bring down costs
    As first reported by HousingWire on Thursday, Ocwen decided to layoff 120 of its employees in order to move its reconstruction efforts forward. Today, Ocwen’s stock increased substantially. Here are the details.
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  • Real estate stocks get S&P shortlist for investors

    REITs say so long to lumpy financial classification
    Real estate investment trusts are saying so long to being bundled with "financials" in their industry classification, getting their own new category called, no shocker here, "real estate." Investors demand is expected to surge. Ready. Set. Go.
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  • Toll Brothers fails to impress analysts

    Toll Brothers recorded a second quarter net income of $65.2 million, or $0.35 cents per share, but this failed to impress analysts, who continued to rate the stock at an underperform.
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  • Is BofA really good enough to get investors drooling again?

    Bank of America back from the abyss? Some may say BofA's stock is a crazy bet, but at least one writer is confident the bank's turnaround strategy placed them on the right trajectory. On the other hand, instincts are telling Wall Street to be skeptical.
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