Natasha Alipour Faridani | DigitalVision | Getty Images A new federal regulation aimed at providing increased investor protection isn’t slated to go into effect until later this year. But a fight is already brewing in one state — Massachusetts — over the potential enforcement of a stronger rule. The Securities and Exchange Commission’s new rule,
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Blood proteins and molecular changes that occur in our blood could be used to assess our health and wellness and more specifically identify people at greater risk of age-related diseases, according to a new study by researchers at Stanford University and funded in part by NIH’s National Institute on Aging (NIA). 3d illustration universal blood,
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Diffusing tensions helped Wall Street get back to winning ways. Win McNamee/Getty Images Topline: Despite stock futures plummeting overnight on reports that Iran launched a missile attack on U.S. military bases in Iraq, the market sharply rebounded on Wednesday. Stocks hit new record highs after Trump’s comments on Iran indicated a de-escalation of potential conflict.
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Constellation Brands CEO Bill Newlands told CNBC Wednesday the company is committing big dollars to launch a line of Corona hard seltzers, an alcoholic beverage category that is a growing favorite among millennials. The spirits company, whose portfolio includes Corona Extra, Modelo Especial and Svedka Vodka, plans on spending more than $40 million in marketing
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It’s not particularly difficult to argue that Quibi, the streaming video service invented by longtime entertainment executive Jeffrey Katzenberg and former HP Enterprise and eBay CEO Meg Whitman, is a flawed idea. When entrepreneurs build companies, it’s standard procedure to identify a problem that needs to be solved first. The more pressing the problem, the
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Kristalina Georgieva, managing director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), speaks in Washington, D.C., on Oct. 16, 2019. Andrew Harrer | Bloomberg | Getty Images Governments should consider raising taxes on society’s wealthiest to tackle inequality, according to the head of the International Monetary Fund (IMF). In a blog post on Tuesday, Kristalina Georgieva, managing
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Share to facebook Share to twitter Share to linkedin There are housing bargains in every market. Getty One of the most stressful parts of buying a house is knowing whether or not you have seen all the homes that are available, especially the ones that are going to provide the best return on your investment.
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People walk past Macy’s flagship store in Herald Square in New York City. Getty Images Macy’s holiday sales dropped, the company announced Wednesday, but not as much as analysts had anticipated, sending the department store chain’s shares sharply higher. It said same-store sales fell 0.6% at its owned and licensed stores during November and December. At
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Pedestrians walk past a Walgreens store in New York. Michael Nagle | Bloomberg | Getty Images Walgreens Boots Alliance missed Wall Street earnings expectations Wednesday, sending shares down by more than 5% in early trading. Here’s what Walgreens reported for its fiscal first quarter ended Nov. 30 compared with what Wall Street was expecting, based
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The “Fast Money” traders shared their first moves for the market open. Tim Seymour was a buyer of Starbucks. Jeff Mills was a buyer of Facebook. Karen Finerman was a buyer of Golar LNG. Guy Adami was a buyer of Macy’s.  Disclosure Trader disclosure: Tim Seymour is long AMZA, AMZN, AAPL, ACBFF, ACRGF, ALEF, ACB, APH,
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