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Hong Kong stocks up around 2% after previous session's rally;  Asia markets rise ahead of Fed decision

Hong Kong stocks up around 2% after previous session’s rally; Asia markets rise ahead of Fed decision

Oil prices rise following industry report of fall in US crude inventories Oil prices rose on Wednesday as demand persisted despite high interest rate hikes, industry reports showed a drop in US crude inventories, Reuters reported citing American Petroleum Institute figures released on Tuesday. Brent crude futures gained $1.31, or 1.46%, to stand at $95.87 …

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Stock market news live updates: Stocks end lower with Fed policy, jobs data in focus

Stock market news live updates: Stocks end lower with Fed policy, jobs data in focus

Stocks lost ground Tuesday as more earnings and economic data points rolled in and investors awaited the outcome of the Federal Reserve policy meeting. The S&P 500 (^GSPC) turned lower by about 0.4% in the day’s session, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average (^DJI) ticked lower by about 0.2%. The technology-heavy Nasdaq Composite (^IXIC) fell …

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Australia raises 25 bps as expected, Hong Kong stocks lead gains in Asia-Pacific markets

Australia raises 25 bps as expected, Hong Kong stocks lead gains in Asia-Pacific markets

Australia’s central bank hikes rates by 25 basis points as expected The Reserve Bank of Australia raised interest rates by 25 basis points to 2.85%, in line with the average forecast by analysts in a Reuters poll. This is the seventh consecutive tightening move by the RBA in a bid to control inflation in the …

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Hong Kong stocks up 3% in Asia session as private survey shows China's factory activity contracted;  RBA decision ahead

Hong Kong stocks up 3% in Asia session as private survey shows China’s factory activity contracted; RBA decision ahead

CNBC Pro: What investors should buy in this ‘short lived’ rally, according to one analyst After October’s stock market rally, investors are debating whether stocks have hit the bottom or if it’s another short-lived bounce. Michael Landsberg, chief investment officer at Landsberg Bennett Private Wealth Management, is in the latter camp, arguing that the rally, …

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Stocks Fall Ahead Of Fed Meeting;  6 Top Stocks To Watch

Stocks Fall Ahead Of Fed Meeting; 6 Top Stocks To Watch

The Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped more than 200 points Monday morning, heading into the final day of October. Investors are braced for a big week highlighted by the two-day Federal Reserve meeting and wrapping up with the Labor Department’s jobs report Friday. X The Fed’s two-day meeting kicks off Tuesday, with an interest rate …

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Jim Cramer: The tech tyranny is over.  These are the stocks driving this market

Jim Cramer: The tech tyranny is over. These are the stocks driving this market

Never have the bulls been more bashful and timid. Never have the bears been so ascendant and so wrong. Oh sure, the bears nailed Meta Platforms (META) and hit Microsoft (MSFT) out of the park. Amazon (AMZN) flopped. So did Alphabet (GOOGL). But when the bears — with the help of everyone in the media …

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The Dow is soaring as Big Tech tumbles: What that says about the Fed, recession fears, and the path ahead for stocks

The Dow is soaring as Big Tech tumbles: What that says about the Fed, recession fears, and the path ahead for stocks

The past week offered a tale of two markets, with gains for the Dow Jones Industrial Average putting the blue-chip gauge on track for its best October on record while Big Tech heavyweights suffered a shellacking that had market veterans recalling the dot-com bust in the early 2000s. “You have a tug of war,” said …

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These five stocks are best positioned for long-term growth, according to Goldman analysts

These five stocks are best positioned for long-term growth, according to Goldman analysts

Goldman Sachs said this week that there are a bunch of stocks that are poised for long-term growth. These five companies are all coming off of quarterly results, and analysts say they have attractive upside for patient investors. CNBC Pro combed through the top Wall Street research to find some of Goldman’s top buying opportunities …

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Fund manager names 3 recession-proof stocks and reveals how to rescue your portfolio if underwater

Fund manager names 3 recession-proof stocks and reveals how to rescue your portfolio if underwater

Semiconductor and growth stocks have tanked this year, bonds are underwater and even the S & P 500 is in a bear market. It’s a challenging picture for many portfolios. So how should investors nurse such steep losses? Speaking to CNBC “Pro Talks,” Foord Asset Management’s Brian Arcese said investors should sell any underperforming stock …

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Stocks making the biggest moves midday: Xerox, Logitech, Upstart, Hibbett, Planet Fitness & more

Stocks making the biggest moves midday: Xerox, Logitech, Upstart, Hibbett, Planet Fitness & more

Tony Avelar | Bloomberg | Getty Images Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading. Logitech — The computer peripherals maker jumped 11.8% after Logitech reiterated its full-year guidance, which was lowered in July. Logitech has struggled with weaker demand after a boom in sales during the height of the pandemic. Upstart — Shares …

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