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Asia stocks lifted by China-U.S. trade hopes- oil resumes retreat

Asia stocks lifted by China-U.S. trade hopes- oil resumes retreat

Published 15/11/2018

TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian stocks rose on Thursday, cheered by a bounce in Chinese equities on signs China and the United States may be taking [more…]

European shares march higher as miners rally on fresh trade war hopes

European shares march higher as miners rally on fresh trade war hopes

Published 15/11/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - European shares marched higher on Thursday as oil prices stabilized and mining stocks rallied on hopes that China and the United States [more…]

Several high-profile funds raised stakes in GE before selloff: filings

Several high-profile funds raised stakes in GE before selloff: filings

Published 15/11/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Several prominent investors raised their stakes in General Electric Co (GE.N) in the third quarter, before its shares sank in recent [more…]

Berkshire invests in JPMorgan, Oracle as Buffett puts cash to work

Berkshire invests in JPMorgan, Oracle as Buffett puts cash to work

Published 14/11/2018

(Reuters) - Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc deepened its commitment to the U.S. financial industry, announcing a $4.02 billion stake in JPMorgan Chase & Co [more…]

Prominent managers loaded up on Apple before recent tumble

Prominent managers loaded up on Apple before recent tumble

Published 14/11/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Several prominent investors put fresh money to work in Apple (AAPL.O) during the third quarter even as they sold out of [more…]

Esplanade’s Kravetz bullish on casinos, Apple- sees turbulence for…

Esplanade’s Kravetz bullish on casinos, Apple- sees turbulence for…

Published 14/11/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Strong U.S. consumer holiday spending will not boost retailers across the board but instead benefit winners like Apple Inc (AAPL.O) that [more…]

Ackman’s Pershing Square exits Mondelez in favor of other bets

Ackman’s Pershing Square exits Mondelez in favor of other bets

Published 14/11/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Billionaire investor William Ackman has turned his back on snack maker Mondelez International and put the money into potentially more lucrative [more…]

Boring is ‘amazing’ for steady returns: Epoch’s Van Valen

Boring is ‘amazing’ for steady returns: Epoch’s Van Valen

Published 14/11/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The gains of internet-related stocks in recent years have cast a shadow over what a dull but steady income stream from [more…]

U.S. recession unlikely before 2020, and then ‘wok’ shaped

U.S. recession unlikely before 2020, and then ‘wok’ shaped

Published 13/11/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump may just escape having to grapple with a recession before the U.S. Presidential elections in 2020, with [more…]

Even after sell-off, Blackstone’s Wien avoids gloom on U.S. stocks

Even after sell-off, Blackstone’s Wien avoids gloom on U.S. stocks

Published 13/11/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks have been battered over the last few weeks but a senior executive at Blackstone Group LP, one of the [more…]