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These money and investing tips can shelter your portfolio from the stock market's worst storms

These money and investing tips can shelter your portfolio from the stock market’s worst storms

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U.S. jobless claims jump to highest level since mid-November

U.S. jobless claims jump to highest level since mid-November

The numbers: Initial jobless claims rose by 23,000 to 230,000 in the week ended Jan. 8, the U.S. Labor Department said Thursday.  It’s the highest level since mid-November. Economists polled by The Wall Street Journal had estimated new claims would slip to 200,000. Key details: The number of people already collecting jobless benefits plunged by 194,000 …

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Delhi: Massive fire at Lajpat Rai Market of Chandni Chowk, many shops destroyed

Delhi: Massive fire at Lajpat Rai Market of Chandni Chowk, many shops destroyed

New Delhi: A huge fire has broken out in Lajpat Rai Market at Chandni Chowk in Delhi. Thirteen fire engines have reached the spot and are trying to contain the fire. Many shops have been burnt to ashes due to exposure to fire. According to the fire department, at present no casualties have been reported in …

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PM Modi Meets “One And Only” Stock Market Investor Rakesh Jhunjhunwala

PM Narendra Modi met well-known stock market investor Rakesh Jhunjhunwala. New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday met well-known stock market investor Rakesh Jhunjhunwala, noting that he is very bullish about the Indian economy. “Delighted to meet the one and only Rakesh Jhunjhunwala… lively, insightful and very bullish on India,” PM Modi tweeted. The …

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Opinion: What’s in a company name change? Often a higher stock price.

Opinion: What’s in a company name change? Often a higher stock price.

On Oct. 4, the stock that used to trade with the ticker CREE began trading as WOLF WOLF, +2.34%, reflecting the company’s name change from Cree to Wolfspeed. Shares of Wolfspeed jumped 1.2% on a day when the Nasdaq Composite index COMP, +1.38% dropped 2.1% — a margin of outperformance of 3.3 percentage points. Is …

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Opinion: These cool, high-quality stocks are just right for this overheated, overvalued market

Overheated markets make it increasingly difficult to identify attractively priced investments. But with hordes of buyers plunking capital on meme stocks and cryptocurrencies, quality shareholders (aka buy-and-hold stock pickers) continue to see opportunities for the long term. Take Boyar Value Group. Since 1975, it has provided insightful research on a range of businesses. The father and …

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China Hits Alibaba With Huge $2.78 Billion Fine For Market Abuse: Report

Chinese regulators have hit e-commerce giant Alibaba with a massive 18.2 billion yuan fine. Shanghai, China: Chinese regulators have hit e-commerce giant Alibaba with a massive 18.2 billion yuan ($2.78 billion) fine over practices deemed to be an abuse of the company’s dominant market position, state-run media reported on Saturday. Xinhua news agency said the …

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Sensex skyrockets 2,315 points as market cheers Budget 2021; bank stocks sparkle

Image Source : PTI Sensex skyrockets 2,315 points as market cheers Budget 2021; bank stocks sparkle The BSE benchmark Sensex skyrocketed 2,315 points on Monday, propelled by gains in financial stocks, as market participants cheered a growth-oriented Union Budget presented by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman. After touching an intra-day high of 48,764.40, the 30-share Sensex …

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