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Stocks look to reclaim their all-time highs in the week ahead

Stocks look to reclaim their all-time highs in the week ahead

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Stocks will look to build on their strong recent momentum and reclaim their record highs next week amid a slew of economic data while trade war fears decrease.The S&P 500 is about 1.6% from an intraday record reached on July 26 after notching back-to-back weekly gains. The broad index is up 1.8% this past week after surging 2.8% in the last week of August.Wall Street's move toward all-time highs comes as recent U.S. economic data suggests a recession may not be in the cards, and the Federal Reserve is expected to cut interest rates later this month. Easing fears around the U.S.-China trade war are also lifting investor sentiment. If the data remains solid, Fed rate cut expectations stay high and U.S.-China trade tensions lower, the market could climb back to all-time highs."You cannot ...

Here's Why Silver Stocks Are Soaring Again Today

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[unable to retrieve full-text content]What happened The G7 Summit did little to assuage investor anxieties over mounting economic risks Brazil rebuffed a helping hand to stamp out forest fires in the Amazon rainforest while analysts didn t find it any easier to predict the next steps in the trade war between the Latest Articles in
Stocks making the biggest moves after hours: Gap, Salesforce, Intuit

Stocks making the biggest moves after hours: Gap, Salesforce, Intuit

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Kuni Takahashi | Bloomberg | Getty ImagesCheck out the companies making headlines after the bell:Shares of Gap slid as much as 7% before settling around 1% lower in extended trading after the retailer posted second-quarter sales that missed estimates. The company reported adjusted earnings per share of 63 cents on revenue of $ 4.01 billion. Analysts had expected earnings per share of 53 cents on revenue of $ 4.02 billion, according to Refinitiv consensus estimates. CEO Art Peck cited a "challenging environment" in which all of its brands, including Old Navy, experienced a sales decline.Salesforce climbed 7% after the company announced better-than-expected quarterly revenue and raised its annual forecast. The cloud-based software company reported adjusted second-quarter earnings per ...

3 More Medtech Stocks for Your Watch List

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[unable to retrieve full-text content]The respiratory disease market is massive and it just keeps getting bigger The good news for investors and patients is that there are plenty of companies working to get relief to sufferers of sleep apnea COPD asthma lung cancer and more In this week s episode of Latest Articles in
Stocks making the biggest moves after hours: Facebook, Amazon, Snap, Chipotle, iRobot and more

Stocks making the biggest moves after hours: Facebook, Amazon, Snap, Chipotle, iRobot and more

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A banner for Snap Inc. hangs on the facade of the the New York Stock Exchange on the eve of the company's IPO in New York.Brendan McDermid | ReutersCheck out the companies making headlines after the bell:Shares of technology companies Facebook, Alphabet and Amazon all fell more than 1% after the U.S. Department of Justice said it is opening a broad antitrust review of big tech companies. Apple's stock also ticked down following the report. The review is the biggest move yet by Attorney General William Barr to impose greater regulation on the sector. Snap soared more than 12% in after-hours trading after the parent company of Snapchat reported second-quarter earnings that surpassed Wall Street's estimates. The company reported a smaller-than expected loss per share of 6 cents on r...