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U.S. Treasury yields are sliding, and that could negatively impact financial institutions, CNBC’s Jim Cramer said Monday. “Worries about a worldwide slowdown mean people will buy [U.S.] Treasurys, and when people buy Treasurys, interest rates go down,” the “Mad Money” host said. “Lower long-term rates translate to lower earnings for the banks, which is why
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American multinational sport clothing brand Nike store seen in Hong Kong. Budrul Chukrut | SOPA Images | Getty Images The deadly coronavirus, whose spread accelerated around the globe, is battering the stock market, and some U.S. companies are particularly vulnerable to the disease as their growth has been driven by Chinese consumers. Wall Street analysts
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Mike Rasnic sits on the front porch of his home which is surrounded by floodwater on March 22, 2019 in Craig, Missouri. Scott Olson | Getty Images The risks of climate change are already impacting investors, with increasingly frequent climate disasters like wildfires, drought, flooding and heatwaves threatening business operations and properties across the world.
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India’s troubled shadow banking sector is not out of the woods yet, but it may be in a “much better position” than before, said the chairman of the country’s largest public lender. Rajnish Kumar, chairman of the State Bank of India, acknowledged that India’s non-bank financial companies (NBFCs) — often referred to as shadow lenders
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Paul Tudor Jones Leanne Miller | CNBC Billionaire investor Paul Tudor Jones said the stock market today is reminiscent of the one in early 1999.  “We are just again in this craziest monetary and fiscal mix in history. It’s so explosive. It defies imagination,” Jones CNBC’s Squawk Box at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. “It
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Nestle Health Lab Imagine receiving customized nutrition advice based on your personal biologic or genetic profile. That’s the “future of food,” according to a UBS analyst, who sees diet personalization as the next plant-based meat. Personalized nutrition could generate annual revenues as high as $64 billion by 2040, the firm said. Plus, big-name companies such
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Toward the end of NBCUniversal’s two-hour long presentation of its Peacock streaming video service Thursday, the media and entertainment company dropped a revealing piece of information that rival companies haven’t made available. Comcast’s NBCUniversal estimates its streaming service will generate average revenue per user (ARPU) per month of $6 to $7. This is an aggregate
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Fluorescent shipping containers, billiard tables atop AstroTurf, and his signature “MATH” campaign signs plastered to the walls greeted Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang on Thursday night at a fundraiser in downtown San Francisco. Hundreds of supporters braved a torrential downpour and a line that wrapped around city blocks to see the entrepreneur and nonprofit executive,
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David Tepper, founder of Appaloosa Management, said Friday he still likes this bull market, which is the longest on record.  ”I love riding a horse that’s running,” Tepper told CNBC’s Joe Kernen in an exclusive email. ”We have been long and continue that way.” The current bull market started in March of 2009. Since then, the S&P 500
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The “Fast Money” traders shared their first moves for the market open. Steve Grasso was a buyer of Shake Shack. Karen Finerman was a buyer of American Airlines. Dan Suzuki was a buyer of MSCI. Guy Adami was a buyer of Newmont Goldcorp.  Disclaimer Trader disclosure: Karen Finerman’s firm is long ANTM, C, CBS, CPRI, FB, FDX,
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The “Fast Money” traders shared their first moves for the market open. Tim Seymour was a buyer of the Russia ETF. Brian Kelly was a buyer of Freeport McMoRan. Karen Finerman was a seller of Apple calls. Guy Adami was a buyer of UnitedHealth.  Disclaimer Trader disclosure: Tim Seymour is long AMZA, AMZN, AAPL, ACBFF, ACRGF,
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Getty Images Wells Fargo is scheduled to report fourth-quarter earnings before the market open Tuesday. Here’s what Wall Street expects, according to Refinitiv consensus estimates: Earnings: $1.12 per share, down 7.2% year over year Revenue: $20.14 billion, down 4% year over year The results, which reflect the bank’s performance for the three months ended Dec.
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Priyanka Chopra attends the 77th Annual Golden Globe Awards at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on January 05, 2020 in Beverly Hills, California. Axelle | Bauer-Griffin | FilmMagic Priyanka Chopra Jonas is heading to Davos. The actress and activist will urge the world’s billionaires and leaders to use their wealth to end extreme poverty, address climate change
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