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Mnuchin has an important warning for stock-market investors

“Tax cuts are crucial to maintaining their record-setting ways, according to Steven Mnuchin” writes Mark Decambre for marketwatch.com. Beware, stock market investors!. Check out: Dow industrials on track for push above 23,000, as IBM’s rally provides a lift It isn’t clear, however, that the hope of tax cuts have been the sole cause of those gains. Only 1 out of 4 polled believe that the market will crash:. The Treasury secretary made his comments during a recent interview with Politico and said stocks could take a significant tumble if tax…

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Stocks hit records after opening gains; Dow trades above 23,000

“U.S. stock-market indexes scaled all-time highs after opening modestly higher on Wednesday, as investors focused on another round of key corporate earnings” reports marketwatch.com. Shares of International Business Machine IBM, +7.87% jumped 7.7% after estimate-beating third-quarter earnings results, adding about 50 points to Dow industrials. Source: marketwatch.com Share This:

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These stocks have popped more than 75% since Trump was elected

“Here are the 12 S&P 500 stocks that have returned more than 75% since Trump was elected: It would be wrong, of course, to credit the president with the boom in stock prices” writes Investing Columnist for marketwatch.com. Before showing you which S&P 500 stocks have fared the best since Trump became president-elect, here’s how all 30 Dow stocks have performed: You can click on the tickers for more information about each company, including news coverage, price ratios, charts and financial statements.Still, this has been a remarkable run, considering the…

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Dow eyes 23,000 as earnings season heats up

“Investors are in the thick of third-quarter earnings season and the Dow stands just 128 points away from 23,000 at the close on Friday” writes Lauren Simonetti for foxbusiness.com. Facebook thinks it can make ordering food easier, so it’s partnering with food delivery services as well as local restaurants to deliver Facebook users their order. Source: foxbusiness.com Share This:

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Dow poised for fresh high in muted trading as investors brace for week of earnings

“With little economic data on the docket, investors are waiting for another round of earnings reports this week from prominent companies” writes Markets Reporter for marketwatch.com. The index SPX, +0.09%  on Friday rose 0.1% for its second highest close ever. Source: marketwatch.com Share This:

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Dow, S&P 500 hit intraday records after opening higher

“U.S. stock-market indexes traded in record territory after modest opening gains on Friday as investors assessed a round of economic data and earnings releases” reports marketwatch.com. Bank of America BAC, +0.45% shares fell after third-quarter earnings results, while Wells Fargo & Co WFC, -3.98% shares declined as earnings missed estimates. Source: marketwatch.com Share This:

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Dow ends lower, retreats from records as Goldman, UnitedHealth weigh

“U.S. stocks finished lower Thursday, retreating from records set in the previous session, as investors parsed the first of a batch of third-quarter corporate results from the banking sector” writes Mark Decambre for marketwatch.com. The S&P 500 index SPX, -0.17% closed down 0.2% at 2,550, while the Nasdaq Composite Index COMP, -0.18% retreated 0.2% at 6,591. Source: marketwatch.com Share This:

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