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98 words • intermediate • 3 years, 4 months ago
business
"As far as credit markets are concerned, U.S. stock investors have lost touch with reality. As Bloomberg reports, the collapse in high-yield bonds is something that sooner or later is going to impact the stock market, according to one major asset mana..."
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223 words • advanced • 2 years, 10 months ago
business
"There's just no need for these kinds of shenanigans. In a note to clients published Thursday, analysts at Macquarie committed an absolutely egregious chart foul by skipping multipleyears on the x-axis of a chart. Typically when we breaches of conduct..."
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405 words • intermediate • 4 years, 6 months ago
"Reader MC sent me the following graph and asked "This chart looks highly questionable for a number of reasons. Any thoughts?"Usually I ignore this nonsense, but I have a little extra time today - and this is an egregious example of "Graph Fail"Click ..."
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448 words • intermediate • 2 years, 10 months ago
business
"Peter Macdiarmid/Getty ImagesOver the past decade or so central banks around the world have made some unprecedented moves. The Federal Reserve kept US interest rates at 0%for sevenyears. The Fed, the European Central Bank (ECB), and the Bank of Japan..."
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440 words • advanced • 2 years, 8 months ago
sales, business
"APYahoojust made changes that ensureall employees are entitled to their severancepayments, even whenjust part of the business is soldhinting a sale of its core operating business, or some other part of the company, might be nearing. According to regu..."
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"This morning, the European Parliament has been debating new legislation that could have a huge impact on the future of the internet. It's about "net neutrality," the principle that all data should be treated equally. The bill being debated ostensibly..."
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386 words • advanced • 3 years ago
finance, business
"AP Photo/Jose Luis MaganaFormer Secretary of State Hillary Clinton presented her plan to "rein in" Wall Street in a New York Times op-ed published Monday. Clinton, who has faced criticism for her ties to the financial industry, vowed to fight for "to..."

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492 words • advanced • 3 years, 1 month ago
business
"Via Jesse's Cafe Americain, People of privilege will always risk their complete destruction rather than surrender any material part of their advantage. Intellectual myopia, often called stupidity, is no doubt a reason. But the privileged also feel t..."
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453 words • advanced • 2 years, 2 months ago
business
"Thomson ReutersAmerica's newest stock exchange isn't finished shaking up the establishment. IEX, the trading firm famous for its efforts to undercut high-speed traders,just launchedas an exchange after winning regulatory approval in July. The exchang..."

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391 words • advanced • 2 years, 2 months ago
business
"ALBANY, N.Y. — Verizon plans to close call centers in five states, including its home state of New York, where the impending loss of hundreds of jobs prompted the governors office to label the companys move as corporate abuse. MB File | mb.com.ph The..."

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480 words • advanced • 2 years, 10 months ago
sales
"Flickr/Vlad B.Most Americans say they want to eat healthier. It's a beautiful (and fairly new) thing. The problem is, most of us don't knowhow. But the next time you take a stroll down your grocery's "health foods" aisle, take note: Most of what you'..."

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459 words • intermediate • 3 years, 4 months ago
business
"NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Nearly two years after launching its instant delivery service, Google is still miles away from realizing the potential of Google Express. Google Express, like Amazon's Prime Now, offers same-day delivery  to consumers in ce..."

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459 words • intermediate • 3 years, 4 months ago
business
"NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Nearly two years after launching its instant delivery service, Google is still miles away from realizing the potential of Google Express. Google Express, like Amazon's Prime Now, offers same-day delivery  to consumers in ce..."

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459 words • intermediate • 3 years, 4 months ago
business
"NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Nearly two years after launching its instant delivery service, Google is still miles away from realizing the potential of Google Express. Google Express, like Amazon's Prime Now, offers same-day delivery  to consumers in ce..."

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556 words • advanced • 2 years, 12 months ago
business
"The ranking Democrat on a powerful congressional committee investigating soaring drug prices is turning up the heat on beleaguered Valeant Pharmaceuticals, demanding it supply previously requested and additional documents on questionable business pra..."
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459 words • intermediate • 3 years, 4 months ago
business
"NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Nearly two years after launching its instant delivery service, Google is still miles away from realizing the potential of Google Express. Google Express, like Amazon's Prime Now, offers same-day delivery  to consumers in ce..."

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459 words • intermediate • 3 years, 4 months ago
business
"NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Nearly two years after launching its instant delivery service, Google is still miles away from realizing the potential of Google Express. Google Express, like Amazon's Prime Now, offers same-day delivery  to consumers in ce..."

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667 words • advanced • 3 years, 3 months ago
business
"A few months ago, a hurt Ben Bernanke put on his blogger hat and set out to explain why, in his mind, the unconventional policies undertaken by the Fed in the post-crisis years have not contributed to record income inequality. As we noted at the time..."
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556 words • advanced • 2 years, 12 months ago
business
"The ranking Democrat on a powerful congressional committee investigating soaring drug prices is turning up the heat on beleaguered Valeant Pharmaceuticals, demanding it supply previously requested and additional documents on questionable business pra..."
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459 words • intermediate • 3 years, 4 months ago
business
"NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Nearly two years after launching its instant delivery service, Google is still miles away from realizing the potential of Google Express. Google Express, like Amazon's Prime Now, offers same-day delivery  to consumers in ce..."

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