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S&P 500 futures outpace retail earnings ahead of Thanksgiving holiday

Traders on the floor of the NYSE, Oct. 21, 2022. Source: NYSE S&P 500 futures fell early Monday ahead of another batch of retail earnings to kick off a shortened Thanksgiving holiday week. Broad stock index futures were down 0.35%. Dow Jones Industrial Average futures were 84 points lower, or 0.25%. Nasdaq 100 futures were …

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S&P 500 futures fall slightly ahead of retail earnings ahead of Thanksgiving holiday

Traders on the floor of the NYSE, Oct. 21, 2022. Source: NYSE S&P 500 futures fell slightly on Sunday night ahead of another batch of retail earnings to kick off a shortened week for the Thanksgiving holiday. Broad stock index futures were down 0.1%. Dow Jones Industrial Average futures were 38 points lower, or 0.1%. …

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Big new climate deal with Exxon Mobil that got help from Joe Biden

Could it be that Big Oil’s next big thing got a big helping hand from Joe Biden? Perhaps, if carbon capture and storage is indeed as important as ExxonMobil’s first deal to extract, transport and store carbon from other companies’ factories implies. The agreement, announced last month, provides ExxonMobil capture the carbon emitted by CF …

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Cost-cutting customers come to us in a tough economy

Palo Alto Networks is seeing tailwinds from customers looking to cut costs amid the deteriorating economy, CEO Nikesh Arora said Thursday. “The silver lining in the current environment is that we’re having more consolidation conversations – because all of a sudden the number one priority besides being secure is, ‘Can you help me do without …

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401(k) balances fell 23% year-over-year due to market volatility: Fidelity

Months of market fluctuations have weighed heavily on retirement savers. The average 401(k) balance fell for the third consecutive quarter and is now down 23% from a year ago at $97,200, according to a new report from Fidelity Investments, the largest provider of 401(k) plans. (k) country. The financial services company manages more than 35 …

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The global stock market rally may be about to meet the reality of recession

Specialist traders work inside a post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, November 10, 2022. Brendan McDermid | Reuters Global equity markets have rallied on hopes that central banks will soon begin to ease their aggressive interest rate hikes as inflation shows signs of peaking, but strategists …

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Walmart, Vodafone, Getty Images and more

Take a look at some of the biggest pre-market movers: walmart (WMT) – Walmart shares jumped 6.9% premarket after the retailer reported better-than-expected quarterly earnings and revenue, and also saw same-store sales beat estimates. Walmart also announced a $20 billion stock buyback program. investment related news Warren Buffett’s Berkshire reveals Taiwan Semiconductor’s stance, sending shares …

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