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129 words • intermediate • 2 years, 4 months ago
business
"With the value of imports increasing by much more than the value of exports, the Commerce Department released a report on Friday showing that the U.S. trade deficit widened by more than anticipated in the month of June. The report said the trade def..."

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331 words • advanced • 2 years, 11 months ago
business
"The chart belowtracks the broad stock market against the spread of lowest-rated investment-grade corporate bond yields. They normally track each other very closely as they both reflect broad investor risk appetites. The Felder Report When investors a..."
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205 words • intermediate • 3 years, 11 months ago
"The gap between the prices of new and existing homes is widening. New homes are historically more expensive, and the gap had been between 15% and 20%. But in the last few years, it has widened to between 30% and 40%. "Indeed, too few new homes are be..."
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176 words • advanced • 3 years, 2 months ago
startups
"HCM CITY (VNS) HCM City will need an investment of nearly VND1.9 trillion (over US$84.4 million) to renovate a section of National Highway No 1A at its western gateway in Binh Chanh District. A 9.6km section must be widened from 23.5 metres to 35 me..."

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168 words • advanced • 3 years, 2 months ago
business
"Acquisition in line with strategy to widen its telecom portfolio Sterlite Technologies has completed the 100% acquisition of Elitecore Technologies (Elitecore), a global telecom software product company from First Carlyle Ventures Mauritius (whose af..."

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109 words • intermediate • 4 years, 5 months ago
"Chinese exports climbed 7.2% year-over-year in June, missing expectations for a 10.4% rise. This compared to a 7% rise in May. Meanwhile, Chinese imports were up 5.5%, missing expectations for a 6% rise. But this is up from a 1.6% contraction the pre..."

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359 words • intermediate • 4 years, 1 month ago
"Third-quarter U.S. economic growth is set to get an extreme makeover. The unexpectedly large widening in the September U.S. trade deficit have economists thinking  the Commerce Department will make a steep downward revision to third-quarter gross dom..."
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269 words • advanced • 4 years, 1 month ago
"The distribution of income and wealth in the United States has been widening more or less steadily for several decades, to a greater extent than in most advanced countries.1 This trend paused during the Great Recession because of larger wealth losses..."
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333 words • advanced • 3 years, 2 months ago
business
"Hapag-Lloyd first-quarter loss widens German container shipping company Hapag-Lloyd said Tuesday its first-quarter net loss widened due to aggressive competition and one-off costs from its takeover of the Chilean peer Compania Sud Americana de Vapore..."

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204 words • advanced • 3 years, 4 months ago
business
"Stiff competition blamed for losses Published: 20:03 July 30, 2015 Dubai: Vodafone Qatar, an affiliate of Vodafone Group, blamed stiff competition as it reported a widening first-quarter loss on Thursday that missed analyst estimates. Vodafone, wh..."

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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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316 words • advanced • 3 years, 8 months ago
"Men look at a Maserati sports car on display at a luxury mall in Shanghai.  Agence France-Presse/Getty Images A widening gap between China’s rich and poor makes it “one of the most unequal countries in the world,” according to a new working paper p..."
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219 words • advanced • 3 years, 3 months ago
business
"Home > AngloGold Ashanti 2Q Net Loss Widens to $142 Million AngloGold Ashanti 2Q Net Loss Widens to $142 Million AngloGold Ashanti 2Q Net Loss Widens to $142 Million By Alexandra Wexler JOHANNESBURG--AngloGold Ashanti Ltd. (ANG.JO) reported a los..."
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420 words • advanced • 3 years ago
business
"Weakening crude spreads put more strain on U.S. oil’s $40 support Saturday, 21 November 2015 04:05 Posted by Fawad Maqsood A surprisingly abrupt breakdown in U.S. crude oil spreads this week has strengthened some traders' conviction of a decisive..."
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402 words • advanced • 2 years, 11 months ago
business
"The US trade deficit narrowed sharply in September following a surge in August, hitting a seven-month low as exports rebounded and imports fell, official data released Wednesday showed. The Commerce Department reported the trade gap fell to $40.8 bi..."
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109 words • intermediate • 4 years, 8 months ago
Korea posted a current account surplus for the twenty-fourth straight month in February,... as trade gains widened. The Bank of Korea says... the surplus cam...

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539 words • advanced • 2 years, 10 months ago
business
"Citing JP Morgans HY strategist, analysts at Fundstrat saythat high yield investments generally post strongannual returnsonce spreads exceed 800 bp.Thomas J. Lee and team point out in their Jan. 29 research note titled High yield: pricing in recessio..."
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469 words • advanced • 2 years, 9 months ago
business
"Adam Berry/Getty ImagesConcerns over the health of emerging markets, led by China, have dominated investor sentiment over the past six months. The combination of US dollar strength, slower growth, and increased indebtedness has derailed what was unti..."
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154 words • advanced • 3 years, 2 months ago
business
"H C Slingsby Plc. ( SLNG.L ) Friday said its first-half loss before taxation widened to 408 thousand pounds from 381 thousand pounds in the previous year. Loss per share was 33.9 pence, compared to 33.2 pence in the prior year. Revenue grew to 7.73..."
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318 words • advanced • 2 years, 10 months ago
business
"Monnet Isapt Q3 net loss widens to Rs 479 crore By PTI | 12 Feb, 2016, 11:07 PM IST NEW DELHI: Monnet Ispat & Energy today reported widening of its standalone net loss at Rs 479 crore for the December quarter due to a sharp plunge in income. The co..."
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