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Fri, Dec 14th, 2018
Markets Right Now: Concerns about China's economy hit stocks

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

ADBE : 234.86 (-5.33%)
US industrial production climbed 0.6 percent in November

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. industrial production climbed 0.6 percent on surging output at mines and utilities. But manufacturing production was flat.

US retail sales rose 0.2% in Nov., helped by holiday boost

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. retail sales increased a slight 0.2% in November, as strong sales tied to holiday shopping were offset by lower gasoline prices.

US retail sales increased a slight 0.2% in November; holiday shopping gains offset by lower gasoline prices

WASHINGTON (AP) — US retail sales increased a slight 0.2% in November; holiday shopping gains offset by lower gasoline prices.

World markets fall on Chinese growth concerns

SINGAPORE (AP) — World stock markets slipped Friday after China reported weaker-than-expected economic data, stirring up worries about the state of the world's second largest economy.

China suspends tariff hikes on $126B of US cars, auto parts

BEIJING (AP) — China announced a 90-day suspension on Friday of tariff hikes on $126 billion of U.S. cars, trucks and auto parts following its cease-fire in a trade battle with Washington that threatens...

China announces suspension of 25 percent penalty tariff on US-made autos following trade cease-fire with Washington

BEIJING (AP) — China announces suspension of 25 percent penalty tariff on US-made autos following trade cease-fire with Washington.

Canada caught between 2 powers, feeling alone in the world

TORONTO (AP) — First U.S. President Donald Trump attacked Canada on trade. Then Saudi Arabia punished it for speaking up for human rights. Now China has the country in its cross-hairs, detaining two...

Apple upstages Amazon in selecting new tech hub locations

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — One tech giant strung dozens of North American cities through a circus-like contest that led mayors and governors to desperately pitch their regions — and offer huge sums of public...

AAPL : 167.33 (-2.12%)
Japan's 'tankan' economic survey shows sentiment flat

TOKYO (AP) — A key quarterly economic survey released Friday by the Bank of Japan shows sentiment among large manufacturers remained unchanged, as worries about global trade tensions persisted.

Asian shares fall on poor Chinese economic data

SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian markets tumbled on Friday after China reported weaker-than-expected economic data, stirring up worries about the state of the world's second largest economy.

TLRD : 14.05 (-0.57%)
AFL : 45.41 (-0.74%)
AET : 212.70 (+0.33%)
NFLX : 271.45 (-1.66%)
Himalayan nation Nepal gets first modern train tracks

JANAKPUR, Nepal (AP) — The competition between two Asian giants, India and China, for influence over tiny Nepal is yielding a bonanza in the form of the Himalayan mountain nation's first modern railway...

Virgin Galactic tourism rocket ship reaches space in test

MOJAVE, Calif. (AP) — Virgin Galactic's tourism spaceship climbed more than 50 miles high above California's Mojave Desert on Thursday, reaching for the first time what the company considers the boundary...

Starbucks to expand delivery in US, China

NEW YORK (AP) — Starbucks is expanding delivery to more stores in the U.S. and China as it tries to accelerate growth in those two markets.

SBUX : 65.71 (-1.79%)
Facebook hosts offline privacy 'pop-up' in New York City

NEW YORK (AP) — Wrapping up a , congressional hearings and a host of other problems, Facebook hosted a one-day "pop-up" event in New York City's Bryant Park on Thursday, hoping to talk to users about...

How major US stock indexes fared Thursday

U.S. stocks wobbled Thursday as the markets turned fairly quiet after a very turbulent start to the week. Small companies dropped and high-dividend stocks, which investors favor when they want to reduce...

CVS and Delta fall while Aflac and General Electric jump

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

AET : 212.70 (+0.33%)
OXM : 69.84 (+3.87%)
AFL : 45.41 (-0.74%)
DAL : 54.17 (+1.16%)
TLRD : 14.05 (-0.57%)
KMB : 118.23 (-0.14%)
Markets Right Now: US stocks drift to a mostly lower close

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

JPM : 101.80 (+0.67%)
PG : 96.72 (+0.24%)
PFE : 43.85 (-1.62%)
Toyota recalls pickups, SUVs to fix air bag, brake problems

DETROIT (AP) — Toyota is recalling nearly 143,000 SUVs and pickups worldwide to fix air bag and brake problems.

TM : 120.61 (-0.14%)
Apple to build new Austin hub, expand in other tech hotbeds

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Apple plans to build a $1 billion campus in Austin, Texas, that will create at least 5,000 jobs ranging from engineers to call-center agents while adding more luster to a Southwestern...

AMZN : 1,634.63 (-1.43%)
QCOM : 58.82 (+1.26%)
AAPL : 167.33 (-2.12%)

Barchart Morning Call

Overnight Markets and NewsMar E-mini S&Ps (ESH19 -0.91%) this morning are down -0.80% and European stocks are down -0.87% on global growth concerns. Eurozone Dec manufacturing activity expanded at the slowest pace in 2-3/4 years and Eurozone Nov n... Read More

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California Water Service Group Holding (CWT)

The Barchart Chart of the Day belongs to the water utility company California Water Services Group (CWT). I found the stock by sorting Barchart's Top Stocks to Own list first by the most frequent number of new highs in the last month, then I us...
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