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These stocks could be the biggest winners if the US completes this phased trade deal with China

These stocks could be the biggest winners if the US completes this phased trade deal with China

Finance
US President Donald Trump shows a letter from Chinese President Xi Jinping as he announces and initial deal with China while meeting the special Envoy and Vice Premier of the People's Republic of China Liu He Special Envoy and Vice Premier of the People's Republic of China Liu He at the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, DC on October 11, 2019.Nicholas Kamm | AFP | Getty ImagesThe U.S. and China agreed to the first phase of a "substantial" trade deal that delays tariff hikes scheduled to kick in next week. These stocks are set to win the most from the resolution, if it can be completed.CNBC's proprietary "China Trade Index" jumped nearly 2.5% on Friday on the partial deal announcement. The 25 companies in the index are among those with the biggest China revenue exposure and the ...
Looking at the winners and losers on the trip to 3,000 by the S&P 500

Looking at the winners and losers on the trip to 3,000 by the S&P 500

Finance
Visa Inc. credit and debit cards are arranged for a photograph in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Monday, April 22, 2019.Andrew Harrer | Bloomberg | Getty ImagesThe S&P 500 tops 3,000. What a difference five years makes.The S&P has moved 50% in less than five years, from 2,000 on August 26, 2014, to 3,000 on an intraday basis as of Wednesday. But the market today is radically different from 2014. Investors have played favorites in a big way.Big tech and FANG names dominates the winners, including Amazon, Netflix, Microsoft, Facebook, Apple.S&P: FANG the big winners(since 8/26/14)Amazon up 488%Netflix up 455%Microsoft up 205%Facebook up 164%Apple up 100%Semis were also dominant, with big gains from Nvidia, AMD, and Broadcom.Semiconductors (since 8/26/14)Nvidia up 728%AMD up 706%Broad...
European elections: Winners and losers across the continent

European elections: Winners and losers across the continent

World
By Lucia Binding, news reporter Europe is seeing a major political shift as the traditional centre-left and centre-right parties were edged out by populist, environmentalist and far-right parties in the European Parliament elections. The far-right gained precedence on Sunday following four days of a polarised vote across the bloc, with parties led by Italy's populist Matteo Salvini and French far-right leader Marine Le Pen becoming among the biggest in the European assembly. As Mr Salvini told supporters at his party headquarters in Milan, "the rules are changing in Europe". Image: Marine Le Pen declares victory over Emmanuel Macron It was also a good night for pro-environment Greens, who are...
Earnings season may turn up some stock market winners after December's battering

Earnings season may turn up some stock market winners after December's battering

Finance
After the market's December meltdown, earnings season could turn up some winners among the rubble, analysts said. What fourth-quarter results will do for the market's rebound from December's trough is tough to say, given other factors, like trade talks, Washington dysfunction and the U.K.'s upcoming Brexit vote. But analysts do see some potential for positive reactions in individual stocks, even with the diminished expectations for 2019 earnings. Fourth-quarter reporting season kicks off this week with major banks Citigroup on Monday, J. P. Morgan on Tuesday and Bank of America and Goldman Sachs on Wednesday. There are a few ...
Hundreds of thousands welcome home World Cup winners France

Hundreds of thousands welcome home World Cup winners France

Sports
Media playback is not supported on this device World Cup winners France were welcomed home by hundreds of thousands of supporters as they paraded down the Champs Elysees in Paris on Monday.France beat Croatia 4-2 in the final in Moscow on Sunday to win the tournament for the second time in 20 years.They were given a raucous reception at Paris' Charles de Gaulle airport before their parade through the capital city. The team will also receive their country's highest accolade - the Legion d'Honneur.Fans partied across France overnight, but celebrations in some cities were...