Month: September 2019

Dow Jones Industrial Average rises 96 points The Dow rose 96.58 points, or 0.4% to close at 26,916.83. The S&P 500 gained 0.5% to end the day at 2,976.73. The Nasdaq Composite advanced 0.8% to 7,999.34. Monday’s moves came as investors monitored the latest developments around U.S.-China trade talks and wrapped up a volatile third
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United Auto Workers members on strike picket outside General Motors’ Detroit-Hamtramck Assembly plant on Sept. 25, 2019 in Detroit. Michael Wayland / CNBC DETROIT – The financial burden of the United Auto Workers’ strike against General Motors is expected to begin weighing more heavily on union members this week. While the work stoppage is estimated
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There are many benefits to being able to access almost anything from the touch of your phone. There is also a downside. “This instant gratification in the financial world can be risky,” said Shelle Santana, a professor of business administration at Harvard Business School. The reality is that more than 75% of all full-time workers
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CNBC’s Jim Cramer reacts to the Trump administration’s move to consider stopping U.S. investors from investing into China’s businesses and debriefs the 2019 class of IPOs. The “Mad Money” host makes recommendations for investors who are worried about the future of the American health care system. He holds an interview with the CEO of CNBC
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Digital pharmacy GoodRx is now helping patients do more than just price shop for prescription drugs, co-founder and co-CEO Doug Hirsch told CNBC’s Jim Cramer on Friday. It’s going directly into the world of medical services by launching GoodRx Care, which allows people to see a board-certified physician for a number of conditions, starting at
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A new “Test-the-Waters” rule by the Securities and Exchange Commission could help stave off disappointing public market debuts — like those felt by Peloton and SmileDirectClub in recent weeks. The rule, announced Thursday, comes on the heels of a string of lackluster IPOs, and is intended to help companies gauge investor interest before officially going
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An aerial photo shows Boeing 737 MAX aircraft at Boeing facilities at the Grant County International Airport in Moses Lake, Washington, September 16, 2019. Lindsey Wasson | Reuters As Boeing moves closer to applying for re-certification of the 737 Max, it’s becoming clear the company has to prove that its redesigned flight system won’t confuse
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President Donald Trump speaks to reporters after arriving aboard Air Force One at Joint Base Andrews, Maryland, September 26, 2019. Jonathan Ernst | Reuters CNBC’s Jim Cramer said on Friday he would support President Donald Trump blocking U.S. investments in China. The idea reportedly under consideration at the White House could include blocking all U.S.
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