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Mon, Dec 17th, 2018
Markets Right Now: Stocks are mostly lower after rocky start

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

First private Israeli lunar mission will launch in February

YEHUD, Israel (AP) — An Israeli nonprofit on Monday said it has pushed back the launch of what it hopes will be the first private spacecraft to land on the moon until February.

US and European stocks dip again as health companies fall

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are mostly lower Monday, although they've steadied after a rocky start. Health insurers and hospitals are falling after a judge in Texas ruled that the 2010 Affordable Care...

UNH : 262.13 (-1.09%)
California withdraws 'text tax' after FCC ruling

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — California regulators have canceled a plan to charge a fee for text messaging on mobile phones.

Gift Guide: Some tech gadgets that actually fill a real need

NEW YORK (AP) — Sometimes you can sense that tech products are striving to solve problems that are manufactured by their manufacturers. Smartwatches, for instance, have long been a nifty idea — but...

TIVO : 9.94 (+1.53%)
Liz Weston: You don't have to live by these money myths

We're told experiences are supposed to make us happier than stuff — turns out that may apply mostly to the affluent. The famous marshmallow test that predicts future success, based on which kids can...

Czech cyber security agency warns against use of Huawei

PRAGUE (AP) — The Czech Republic's cyber security watchdog is warning against the use of products by Chinese electronics giant Huawei and another Chinese telecommunications company, ZTE.

Senate report: Russia social media influence efforts ongoing

WASHINGTON (AP) — A report compiled by private researchers and expected to be released Monday by the Senate intelligence committee says that "active and ongoing" Russian interference operations still...

Health care sector roils after ACA court ruling

The health care sector is getting punished at the opening bell after a federal judge in Texas ruled Friday that the Affordable Care Act is unconstitutional.

MOH : 115.20 (-12.54%)
THC : 20.74 (-2.35%)
ANTM : 270.97 (-1.67%)
CNC : 120.34 (-5.64%)
Google commences $1B expansion in New York City

NEW YORK (AP) — Google is rolling out a major expansion in New York City, spending more than $1 billion on a new campus along the Hudson River that will allow it to double the number of people it already...

Boeing buying stake in Embraer operations for $4.2B

CHICAGO (AP) — Boeing is buying a majority stake in Embraer's commercial aircraft and services operations for $4.2 billion.

BA : 326.73 (+2.50%)
Report: China is driving use of armed drones in Middle East

BEIRUT (AP) — The use of armed drones in the Middle East, driven largely by sales from China, has grown significantly in the past few years with an increasing number of countries and other parties using...

World stocks mixed ahead of Brexit address; Fed in focus

SINGAPORE (AP) — World markets were mixed on Monday as British Prime Minister Theresa May prepares to address the House of Commons over a messy exit deal. Most Asian indexes rose on hopes that the Federal...

Talks adopt 'rulebook' to put Paris climate deal into action

KATOWICE, Poland (AP) — Almost 200 nations, including the world's top greenhouse gas producers, China and the United States, have adopted a set of rules meant to breathe life into the 2015 Paris climate...

Asian shares edge higher with Fed meeting in focus

SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian markets rose Monday on hopes that the Federal Reserve would re-evaluate its hawkish stance at a meeting later this week, following signs of slower global growth.

Colin Kroll, co-founder of HQ Trivia, found dead

NEW YORK (AP) — Colin Kroll, a tech executive who co-founded the HQ Trivia app, has died. He was 34.

Next-generation of GPS satellites are headed to space

DENVER (AP) — After months of delays, the U.S. Air Force is about to launch the first of a new generation of GPS satellites, designed to be more accurate, secure and versatile.

RTN : 170.02 (+0.10%)
LMT : 286.25 (-0.50%)
Pass it on: CVS CEO says the learning should never stop

Larry Merlo has learned a few things during nearly eight years as CEO of one of the nation's biggest drugstore chains — including that you shouldn't ever stop learning.

AET : 212.70 (+0.33%)
Executive's arrest, security worries stymie Huawei's reach

BEIJING (AP) — While a Huawei executive faces possible U.S. charges over trade with Iran, the Chinese tech giant's ambition to be a leader in next-generation telecoms is colliding with security worries...

AAPL : 168.22 (+1.66%)
BOUYY : 8.5500 (-3.19%)
Scandal-plagued CBS grants $20M to 18 women's rights groups

NEW YORK (AP) — CBS on Friday pledged to give $20 million to 18 organizations dedicated to eliminating sexual harassment in the workplace as the network tries to recover from a scandal that led to the...

CBS : 47.70 (-0.73%)

Barchart Morning Call

Overnight Markets and NewsMar E-mini S&Ps (ESH19 -0.12%) this morning are down -0.08% on weakness in retail stocks, led by a 4% decline in Best Buy in pre-market trading, after it was downgraded to 'Underperform‘ at Bank of America/Merril... Read More

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Getty Realty Corp (GTY)

The Barchart Chart of the Day belongs to Getty Realty (GTY) a REIT that holds gas stations, convenience stores and other transportation related real estate. I found the stock by sorting Barchart's Top Stocks to Own list first by the most frequen...
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