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Stock index futures inch higher following a losing day Monday

Stock index futures inch higher following a losing day Monday

Stock futures rose slightly in overnight trading on Monday after a day of losses as investors prepare to rebalance their portfolios with the end of the quarter fast approaching. Dow Jones Industrial Average futures gained 36 points. S&P 500 futures were up 0.2% and Nasdaq 100 futures were up 0.3%. The overnight action followed modest …

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Wall Street layoffs are coming as deals boom turns to bust, insiders say

Wall Street layoffs are coming as deals boom turns to bust, insiders say

People walk by the New York Stock Exchange. Spencer Platt | Getty Images News | fake images Less than six months ago, Wall Street bankers were reaping the rewards of a historic boom in mergers and IPOs. Now, thanks to a confluence of factors that clouded the markets and caused most deal categories to drop …

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The interest rates on savings accounts rise in wake of Fed hikes

The interest rates on savings accounts rise in wake of Fed hikes

There’s a silver lining to higher interest rates: Saving some cash eventually pays off. Skyrocketing inflation, which pushed the Federal Reserve to raise its benchmark rate, is having an effect on the return savers can get on their money, at last. While the Federal Reserve has no direct influence on deposit rates, they do tend …

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Consumer sentiment survey followed by the Fed shows inflation expectations ease slightly

Consumer sentiment survey followed by the Fed shows inflation expectations ease slightly

A shopper inside a women’s clothing store in the East Village neighborhood of Des Moines, Iowa, on Saturday, February 5, 2022. kathryn bets | Mayor Bloomberg | fake images A widely followed survey of consumer confidence released on Friday showed inflation expectations have eased slightly. The University of Michigan Consumer Surveys said consumers expect inflation …

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Mark Zuckerberg explains to Cramer Meta's strategy to create shareholder value - CNBC

Mark Zuckerberg explains to Cramer Meta's strategy to create shareholder value – CNBC

Mark Zuckerberg explains to Cramer Meta the strategy to create shareholder valueCNBC Mark Zuckerberg has just hinted at an operating system for Meta and said he expects the metaverse to generate hundreds of billions in revenue by the end of the decade.Yahoo Finance Mark Zuckerberg has just hinted at an operating system for Meta and …

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Forget big cap stocks. Bank of America's top small-and-mid cap stocks

Forget big cap stocks. Bank of America’s top small-and-mid cap stocks

From multi-week losing streaks to bear market rallies, it’s been a rollercoaster ride for markets this year as investors weigh the risks of more aggressive monetary policy and a growing chorus of recession warnings. Major US indices rebounded big in trading on Tuesday, reversing last week’s declines, but remained in the red this year. The …

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Mark Zuckerberg envisions 1 billion people in the metaverse

Mark Zuckerberg envisions 1 billion people in the metaverse

Meta Platforms CEO Mark Zuckerberg told CNBC’s Jim Cramer on Wednesday that the metaverse could be a sizable part of the social media operator’s business in the second half of the decade. “Basically, we’re hoping to reach about a billion people in the metaverse doing hundreds of dollars in trade, each buying digital goods, digital …

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