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Tue, Oct 16th, 2018
Can Pinterest succeed with slow-growth strategy?

NEW YORK (AP) — Pinterest has long shunned being labeled a social network. Because of that, it doesn't push users to add friends or build connections the way rivals have done to grow quickly.

Markets Right Now: Solid earnings send US stocks higher

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):

JNJ : 136.07 (+1.58%)
GS : 216.99 (+0.82%)
MS : 45.34 (+4.30%)
UNH : 269.36 (+3.50%)
US employers post record number of open jobs in August

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. employers posted the most jobs in two decades in August, and hiring also reached a record high, fresh evidence that companies are desperate to staff up amid solid economic growth....

Global stocks jump, helped by strong earnings in the US

NEW YORK (AP) — World stock markets are turning higher again Tuesday, helped by strong earnings reports from major U.S. companies. Investment banks Morgan Stanley and Goldman Sachs, health care products...

UNH : 269.36 (+3.50%)
JNJ : 136.07 (+1.58%)
HUM : 325.66 (+2.73%)
CI : 211.64 (+3.79%)
MS : 45.34 (+4.30%)
GS : 216.99 (+0.82%)
ADBE : 257.69 (+8.27%)
Ex-UN leader helps launch climate 'adaptation' initiative

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Former United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon appealed for a sense of urgency Tuesday as he launched a new commission that aims to accelerate and expand ways the world...

Swallowing $16B purchase of Flipkart, Walmart cuts outlook

BENTONVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Walmart trimmed its profit outlook citing this year's $16 billion acquisition of the Indian online retailer Flipkart, its biggest deal ever.

WMT : 95.49 (+1.78%)
A cheapskate's guide to shopping for credit cards

Cheapskates and low spenders aren't the ideal credit card customers for banks because they're typically not as profitable as fast-swiping spendthrifts who rack up finance charges. Still, banks offer credit...

Check-in with facial recognition now possible in Shanghai

SHANGHAI (AP) — It's now possible to check in automatically at Shanghai's Hongqiao airport using facial recognition technology, part of an ambitious rollout of facial recognition systems in China that...

Report: Uber IPO could put company value at $120 billion

NEW YORK (AP) — Uber may put forth an initial public offering early next year that values the ride-hailing business at as much as $120 billion, according to a media report.

MS : 45.34 (+4.30%)
GM : 32.21 (+0.28%)
F : 8.78 (-0.34%)
US industrial production climbed 0.3 percent in September

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. industry expanded again in September despite the impact of Hurricane Florence.

US industrial production rose 0.3 percent in September despite Hurricane Florence

WASHINGTON (AP) — US industrial production rose 0.3 percent in September despite Hurricane Florence.

Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley both report strong 3Q profits

NEW YORK (AP) — The leading U.S. investment banks — Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley — each reported third quarter profits that beat analysts' expectations Tuesday, helped by strong performance in...

MS : 45.34 (+4.30%)
GS : 216.99 (+0.82%)
Facebook requires UK political ad buyers to reveal identity

LONDON (AP) — Facebook says that anyone who takes out a British political ad on the social media platform will now be forced to reveal their identity, in a bid to increase transparency and curb misinformation....

Global stocks rise amid strong earnings reports

SINGAPORE (AP) — World stock markets were mostly higher Tuesday after strong earnings reports in the United States.

UNH : 269.36 (+3.50%)
MS : 45.34 (+4.30%)
JNJ : 136.07 (+1.58%)
Payments companies hit deadline for keeping data in India

SRINIGAR, India (AP) — Global credit card and payments companies like American Express, Visa and MasterCard are facing a challenge in meeting a requirement to store transaction data for all Indian customers...

V : 141.65 (+3.22%)
MA : 205.91 (+2.79%)
AXP : 104.01 (+1.35%)
New Zealand lawmaker accuses opposition leader of corruption

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand's conservative opposition party was in turmoil Tuesday after one of its own lawmakers accused leader Simon Bridges of corruption for hiding a donation from...

Payments companies hit deadline for keeping data in India

NEW DELHI (AP) — Global credit card and payments companies like American Express, Visa and MasterCard are facing a challenge in meeting a requirement to store transaction data for all Indian customers...

MA : 205.91 (+2.79%)
V : 141.65 (+3.22%)
AXP : 104.01 (+1.35%)
Paul Allen, Microsoft co-founder and philanthropist, dies

SEATTLE (AP) — Paul G. Allen, who co-founded Microsoft with his childhood friend Bill Gates before becoming a billionaire philanthropist, technology investor and owner of several professional sports...

IBM : 144.30 (+2.25%)
MSFT : 110.55 (+2.74%)
Microsoft co-founder, philanthropist Paul Allen dies at 65

SEATTLE (AP) — Paul G. Allen, who co-founded Microsoft with his childhood friend Bill Gates before becoming a billionaire philanthropist who invested in conservation, space travel, arts and culture and...

IBM : 144.30 (+2.25%)
MSFT : 110.55 (+2.74%)
Asian shares up on hopes that US, China will solve dispute

SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian markets were mostly higher on Tuesday, though Chinese benchmarks fell after the government reported inflation rose for the fourth straight month.

ADBE : 257.69 (+8.27%)
BAC : 28.26 (+1.22%)
WFC : 53.20 (-0.08%)
HRS : 172.84 (-0.24%)
SO : 44.59 (+0.84%)
NFLX : 339.77 (+1.99%)

Barchart Morning Call

Overnight Markets and NewsDec E-mini S&Ps (ESZ18 +0.51%) this morning are up +0.40% and European stocks are up +0.31% on stronger than expected company quarterly earnings results along with an easing of Italian political risks. BlackRock, Morgan ... Read More

Chart of the Day

Chiasma Inc (CHMA)

The Barchart Chart of the Day belongs to the biomedical company Chiasma(CHMA). I found the stock by using Barchart to sort for the stocks with the most frequent number of new highs in the last month then used the Flipchart feature to review the char...
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cmdty Insider - Ag Market Commentary

Today's Commentary

Corn futures are mostly 2 cents lower this morning. They had 4 1/2 cent gains in most front months on Monday. The buying was mostly short covering, with preliminary open interest dropping 13,438 contracts. USDA weekly Export Inspections totaled 996,6...
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Alan Brugler writes this daily agricultural markets overview with opening, midday and closing comments directed at the gain and meat Ag markets.

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