Holiday spending will hinge on how much the rich splurge and the poor cut back, Deloitte says

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Asian markets mixed as China reports encouraging economic growth

[ad_1] Asian markets were mixed in early trading Tuesday, after Wall Street rebounded from a rough…

Michael S. Falk, CFA, on Safety Nets, Trampolines, and Opportunity Equality

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JPMorgan work from home model changed productivity—especially on 2 days of week

[ad_1] A troubling pattern emerged as most of JPMorgan Chase & Co.’s employees worked from home…

Bill Gates: ‘The next big question’ is how to distribute coronavirus vaccines to people in need

[ad_1] Bill Gates expressed confidence that a coronavirus vaccine will be available by 2021. But he…

China’s retail sales rise for the first time in 2020

[ad_1] BEIJING — Chinese consumers stepped up their spending in August, in a sign of further…

‘There’s a lot of money to be made’ — Caesars CEO still bullish about sports betting after ESPN deal

[ad_1] Caesars Entertainment CEO Tom Reeg told CNBC on Monday that the further legalization of sports…

Nikola shares take wild ride after denial of short-seller’s allegations, report of SEC inquiry

[ad_1] Shares of electric-truck maker Nikola Corp. went on a wild ride Monday, as the Securities…

TikTok users react to proposed Oracle deal: What’s Oracle?

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Billionaire investor Steve Cohen finalizes deal to buy New York Mets

[ad_1] Billionaire Steve Cohen reached a deal to buy the New York Mets baseball team on…

Trump is Putin’s ‘useful idiot,’ Alexander Vindman says

[ad_1] “ “President Trump should be considered to be a useful idiot and a fellow traveler,…

Amazon sellers are charging up 14 times the usual price on some household products and student debt is fueling the Black-white wealth gap

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U.S. stock futures little changed after Monday’s rally

[ad_1] People walk by the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) near One World Trade Center, the…

Stock market’s 7% pullback? Get ready for more, as a 2009-style ‘stair-step’ rally continues, says Wall Street bull

[ad_1] MARKETWATCH FRONT PAGE The S&P 500’s 7% pullback over six trading days was likely the…

Home Depot co-founder: ‘I’m a capitalist’ but business has to think about planet, not just profit

[ad_1] Billionaire businessman Arthur Blank told CNBC on Monday that businesses must care about more than…

Hedge-fund billionaire Steve Cohen agrees to buy N.Y. Mets from Wilpon family

[ad_1] Now it is up to the 29 other major league owners to decide whether Steve…

Stocks making the biggest moves after hours: Netflix, Nikola & more

[ad_1] Ted Sarandos attends the Ted Sarandos panel during Netflix ‘See What’s Next’ event at Villa…

Trump says Biden would raise taxes by $4 trillion. Budget group says it would only be $3.4 trillion

[ad_1] Printing Supervisor Donavan Elliott inspects sheets of one-dollar bills run through the printing press at…

‘I don’t think science knows,’ Trump responds when challenged on climate change at wildfire briefing

[ad_1] A California environmental official challenged President Donald Trump to believe and follow the science on…

Nvidia’s deal for Arm could mean a real challenge to Intel and AMD, but is likely to face opposition

[ad_1] Nvidia Corp.’s bold $40 billion deal to buy chip designer Arm Holdings could create a…

Unity is seizing control of IPO pricing from bankers, a rare move that could limit first-day pop

[ad_1] John Riccitiello Gus Ruelas | Reuters In a big week for technology IPOs, Unity Software stands…

Kroger downgraded at Bank of America as competition with Walmart and Target heats up

[ad_1] Kroger Co. was downgraded to neutral from buy at Bank of America with analysts citing…

Tech sell off was a ‘head fake’ as stocks rebound, say analysts

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TikTok relying on Trump to back off original demand to sell U.S. business and approve Oracle deal

[ad_1] ByteDance Ltd.’s TikTok website is displayed on a smartphone in an arranged photograph. Andrew Harrer…

How should governments communicate with taxpayers during the COVID-19 pandemic?

[ad_1] The COVID-19 pandemic is a difficult environment for tax administrators. On the one hand, they…

More FAQS on deficits and debt: Where is the money coming from?

[ad_1] Former Federal Reserve Chair Alan Greenspan told CNBC last week that his “biggest concern” in…

Stock market’s 7% pullback? Get ready for more, as a 2009-style ‘stair-step’ rally continues, says Wall Street bull

[ad_1] That last step was a doozy. AFP/Getty Images The stock market’s September pullback was likely…

Massive chunk of Greenland’s ice cap breaks off

[ad_1] COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — An enormous chunk of Greenland’s ice cap has broken off in…

Massive chunk of Greenland’s ice cap breaks off

[ad_1] COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — An enormous chunk of Greenland’s ice cap has broken off in…

Trump-Biden battleground state polls: To win in November Trump must pull off bigger upset than in 2016

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AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine trial in U.S. on hold until at least midweek, sources say

[ad_1] ANDREW YATES | AFP | Getty Images AstraZeneca’s Covid-19 vaccine trial remains on hold in…

Astronomers see potential signs of life in Venus’s clouds

[ad_1] Astronomers have found a potential sign of life high in the atmosphere of neighboring Venus:…

Biden says ‘4 more years of Trump’s climate denial’ could mean more suburbs ‘burned in wildfires’

[ad_1] Joe Biden on Monday attacked President Donald Trump’s responses to the wildfires in the West…

There’s $120 billion worth of commercial property debt threatened by West Coast fires

[ad_1] The sun sets in Los Angeles amid smoke from wildfires. Mario Tama/Getty Images Wildfires choking…

Why Nvidia’s purchase of Arm is a potential blow to the U.K. tech sector

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Holiday travel bookings lag, but trend toward last-minute trips might help

[ad_1] This year, Christmas might not be so merry for the travel industry. While Labor Day…