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Wed, Jan 23rd, 2019
No screen time: Tonga faces weeks of internet disruption

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — People in Tonga could face several weeks without Facebook, YouTube and even some basic services like credit card transactions due to a fault in the undersea cable that...

Asian shares mixed on worries over US-China trade talks

SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian markets were mixed in subdued trading Wednesday as Japan reported weak export data and news surfaced of possible hiccups in China-U.S. trade talks.

Japan exports sink 3.8 pct in Dec, hit by China slowdown

TOKYO (AP) — Japan's exports fell 3.8 percent in December from a year earlier, hit by slowing demand in China, as the trade balance shifted back into deficit for the year, the government reported Wednesday....

Asian shares meander on worries over US-China trade talks

SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian markets were flat in subdued trading Wednesday as Japan reported weak export data and news surfaced of possible hiccups in China-U.S. trade talks.

CAT : 132.24 (-3.19%)
TXN : 96.62 (-2.82%)
EBAY : 32.90 (+6.13%)
ARNC : 17.09 (-15.98%)
Oracle accused of underpaying women, minorities by $400M

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — U.S. government regulators are accusing software maker Oracle of engaging in discriminatory practices that resulted in thousands of its women, black and Asian employees being underpaid...

40 years after his "folly," Bogle's index funds reign

NEW YORK (AP) — Forty years ago, the thought of buying a stock index fund was ridiculed. Why would anyone be satisfied with an investment that promised nothing more than the same return as the market?...

INV.LS : 297.000 (+1.37%)
China demands US drop Huawei extradition request with Canada

BEIJING (AP) — China on Tuesday demanded the U.S. drop a request that Canada extradite a top executive of the tech giant Huawei, shifting blame to Washington in a case that has severely damaged Beijing's...

Correction: Sinclair-New Streaming Service story

NEW YORK (AP) — In a story Jan. 16 about Sinclair Broadcast's new streaming service, The Associated Press reported erroneously on the company's ownership of national television networks and channels....

DIS : 110.60 (-0.40%)
NFLX : 325.16 (-4.11%)
Google self-driving spinoff Waymo to put factory in Michigan

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Google's self-driving car spinoff Waymo said Tuesday it will bring a factory to Michigan, creating up to 400 jobs at what it describes as the world's first plant "100 percent" dedicated...

How major US stock indexes fared Tuesday

Stocks fell sharply Tuesday following new signs the global economy is weakening and reports of difficulties in trade talks between the U.S. and China. That broke a four-day winning streak for U.S. indexes....

Arconic and Stanley Black and Decker slide while eBay leaps

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Tuesday:

TPH : 12.07 (-3.75%)
LRCX : 139.89 (-5.19%)
JNJ : 128.80 (-1.45%)
SWK : 115.69 (-15.48%)
ARNC : 17.09 (-15.98%)
5 Hyundai, Kia models have high fire insurance claim rates

DETROIT (AP) — Owners of five Hyundai and Kia cars and SUVs file fire insurance claims at a rate far higher than the average for comparable vehicles, according to an insurance industry study.

Markets Right Now: Stocks skid on economic growth worries

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

CAT : 132.24 (-3.19%)
PG&E secures $5.5B in credit to operate during bankruptcy

NEW YORK (AP) — The nation's largest utility has lined up $5.5 billion in credit and loans so it can continue operating as it prepares for bankruptcy.

JPM : 102.94 (-1.58%)
PCG : 7.70 (+6.50%)
BAC : 29.09 (-0.72%)
C : 61.85 (-2.01%)
Elliott pushes for changes at eBay

NEW YORK (AP) — An activist shareholder said Tuesday that eBay would be better off without StubHub or its classified ads businesses.

EBAY : 32.90 (+6.13%)
Arconic no longer considering sale, shares slide

NEW YORK (AP) — Shares of Arconic are sliding at the opening bell after the aluminum maker said it's no longer exploring a sale.

ARNC : 17.09 (-15.98%)
US home sales plummeted 6.4 percent in December

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. home sales cratered in December, causing price growth to slip to the lowest level in more than six years as the housing sector ended 2018 on a decidedly weak note.

US home sales fell 6.4 percent in December to worst pace since late 2015

WASHINGTON (AP) — US home sales fell 6.4 percent in December to worst pace since late 2015.

Millennial Money: This winter, your credit should freeze too

Before you tackle lofty financial resolutions like paying off debt this year, do yourself a quick favor and freeze your credit reports. It's free, doesn't affect your credit score and helps protect your...

TRU : 59.40 (-1.95%)
Google opens new office in Berlin with eye on expansion

BERLIN (AP) — American tech giant Google has opened a new office in Berlin that it says will give it the space to expand in the German capital.

Chart of the Day

El Pollo Loco (LOCO)

The Barchart Chart of the Day belongs to the Mexican chicken restaurant chain El Pollo Loco (LOCO). I found the stock by sorting Barchart's Top 100 Stockslist first by the most frequent number of new highs in the last month, then used the Flipcha...
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