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The Road to the 2018 Midterm Elections

The Road to the 2018 Midterm Elections

America stands before a historic Midterm election on November 6th. With Democratic candidates polling strongly in deep-red states like Texas, Georgia, and Arizona, many pollsters are predicting a blue wave to sweep the elections. Today, it’s n..

China Faces Soybean Shortage as fallout from the Trade War with the U.S.

China Faces Soybean Shortage as fallout from the Trade War with the U.S.

Four months after China’s 25% retaliatory tariff on American good, Chinese farmers are now facing a soybean shortage. China, which is the largest importer of soybeans, relied on a steady and cheap supply of American soybeans to feed their farm..

Raise Rate or Not to Raise Rates? - That is the Question

Raise Rate or Not to Raise Rates? - That is the Question

Rising U.S interest rates are sparking debate among economists while spreading anxiety among investors. The current rate hike has split economist into two camps, those that feel the Fed is acting hawkish in their rate hikes, and those that feel the ..

PG&E shares fall after Suspending Dividend due to California Wildfires

PG&E shares fall after Suspending Dividend due to California Wildfires

PG&E Corp. (NYSE: PCG) shares fell by 14 percent on Thursday after the board had announced to suspend the quarterly cash dividend beginning in the fourth quarter of 2017. Shares have hit a new 52-week low after the announcement.The company ..

PG&E shares fall after Suspending Dividend due to California Wildfires

PG&E shares fall after Suspending Dividend due to California Wildfires

PG&E Corp. (NYSE: PCG) shares fell by 14 percent on Thursday after the board had announced to suspend the quarterly cash dividend beginning in the fourth quarter of 2017. Shares have hit a new 52-week low after the announcement.The company ..

No Three Percent Slump: Stock Market Record Created

No Three Percent Slump: Stock Market Record Created

Wall Street exhibits no volatility which the Trump era had brought. The Standard & Poor 500 has not dipped three percent from previous peaks since the slump. The latter ended on November 4, 2016- only four days before the Presidential election. ..

U.S. Stocks Hit Record Highs

U.S. Stocks Hit Record Highs

U.S. stocks traded higher on Monday and hit new record highs as investors are waiting for the Federal Reserve’s policy meeting this week.All three major indexes hit new record highs. The Dow Jones industrial average rose 0.45 percent or 76.84 ..