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China’s bouncing back, but don’t bet on other emerging markets to join the ride

China's economy is bouncing back, but other emerging markets aren't likely to enjoy the spoils, says one economist. 1:38 p.m. Oct. 23, 2020

Coronavirus update: U.S. death toll tops 222,000 and President Trump criticizes media for constant coverage of crisis

The U.S. death toll from the coronavirus illness COVID-19 rose above 222,000 on Thursday, and President Donald Trump again falsely claimed the virus was disappearing and criticized the media for its constant coverage of the crisis. 7:18 a.m. Oct. 23, 2020

Charting a bull-trend pullback: S&P 500, Nasdaq maintain major support

U.S. stocks are mixed early Wednesday, largely treading water after a mixed batch of earnings reports and amid fiscal-stimulus talks that have been extended. Against this backdrop, the S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite continue to digest early-October breakouts amid an orderly pullback that has thus far inflicted limited damage. 12:02 p.m. Oct. 21, 2020

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Charting a successful technical test, S&P 500 nails the breakout point

Technically speaking, the major U.S. benchmarks continue to digest an October breakout amid still bullish bigger-picture price action, writes Michael Ashbaugh.

12:35 p.m. Oct. 20, 2020
Gold prices end higher as investors focus on talks on coronavirus relief

Gold prices on Monday end higher to start the week, with talk of a last-ditch effort to strike a deal by U.S. lawmakers on a fresh round of fiscal relief before the 2020 presidential elections helping to drive buying appetite, experts said.

2:17 p.m. Oct. 19, 2020
Danone to sell assets and shake up its management to cope with pandemic

French-based food and drinks group posted a 2.5% drop in like-for-like third-quarter sales.

12:43 p.m. Oct. 19, 2020
Charting a bullish reversal, S&P 500 rallies from gap support

U.S. stocks are firmly higher early Friday, rising after a strong batch of economic data. The early upturn punctuates a not-so-damaging mid-week pullback, preserving a bullish intermediate-term bias across the major U.S. benchmarks.

11:15 a.m. Oct. 16, 2020
Charting a garden-variety downturn, S&P 500 fills the gap

U.S. stocks are lower early Thursday, pressured amid renewed virus-fueled concerns, and after a mixed batch of economic data. Against this backdrop, the major U.S. benchmarks have extended a downturn from one-month highs amid selling pressure that has thus far inflicted limited damage in the broad sweep.

12:09 p.m. Oct. 15, 2020
Bull trend strengthens: S&P 500, Nasdaq clear 20-day volatility bands

Technically speaking, the U.S. benchmarks’ bigger-picture backdrop has strengthened amid unseasonably constructive October price action, writes Michael Ashbaugh.

12:54 p.m. Oct. 13, 2020
Bull trend strengthens: S&P 500, Nasdaq clear 20-day volatility bands

Technically speaking, the U.S. benchmarks’ bigger-picture backdrop has strengthened amid unseasonably constructive October price action. Against this backdrop, the S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite have reached less-charted territory, rising within striking distance of record highs.

12:20 p.m. Oct. 13, 2020
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Recovery from global recession is slowing, and governments should not withdraw their support, IMF says

The global economic rebound from the worst global recession since the Great Depression is losing momentum, and governments should not end their efforts to stimulate demand, the International Monetary Fund said Tuesday.

8:55 a.m. Oct. 13, 2020

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