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Rising Interest Rates Good News for Savers, Not for Borrowers Based on the smoke signals from Washington, investors should brace themselves for rising interest rates. The Federal Reserve is expected to strike a hawkish tone when it meets this week..
Treasury Bond Yields Soaring Bond yields soared after few buyers showed up for a Treasury action on Monday, which some traders say could be a bad omen for fixed-income investors. Investors were overwhelmed by the large government issue of three-year.
LMT Stock Pummeled On Trump Tweet Shares of Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE:LMT) stock plunged in Monday trading after President-elect Donald Trump said he would cut the cost of the “F-35” Joint Strike Fighter after taking office. “F-35 program and cost.
COP Stock Surges on OPEC Deal More oil-producing nations agreed to slash energy production on Monday, sending shares of producers like ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP) stock surging. Over the weekend, a group of large producers outside of the Organization of the Petroleum.
OPEC Deal Sends XOM Stock Soaring More oil-producing nations agreed to slash energy production Monday, sending shares of producers like Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) stock surging. Over the weekend, a group of heavyweight producers outside of the Organization of the.
Household Net Worth Hits Record, Federal Reserve U.S. household net worth climbed to a new record in the third quarter, signalling the country has recovered from the worst of the financial crisis. The wealth of U.S. households climbed to a.
New Bill Could Cut Social Security Benefits President-elect Donald Trump promised not to cut social security benefits, but Republicans may have other plans. On Thursday, Congressman Sam Johnson released a bill to reform Social Security. In order to close the.
GE Stock Hikes Dividend 4.3% General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) announced a quarterly dividend hike Friday, sending shares of GE stock surging. General Electric raised its quarterly dividend by 4.3% to $0.24 per share, from $0.23 per share. The new dividend.
This Is Why RH Stock is Going Crazy Restoration Hardware Holdings Inc (NYSE:RH) reported a steep profit decline and lowered its full-year earnings outlook, sending shares of RH stock plunging in after-hours trading. On Thursday, the retailer of high-end furniture.
LVS Stock Drops Following China Crackdown Shares of casino operators like Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE:LVS) have fallen in response to China’s attempts to address automatic teller machine (ATM)-based crimes. The Monetary Authority of Macau has begun what is viewed.