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Passive Investors Get Sucked Into Hong Kong Market Failures

Thu, 01 Dec 2016 23:03:25 EST
Multibillion-dollar bubbles like Fullshare may end up fitting a pattern: stocks with small floats that get added to major benchmarks and then plunge.

Baby Boomers vs. Millennials: The Uneven Jobs Recovery

Thu, 01 Dec 2016 17:20:15 EST
Ahead of Friday’s jobs report, the economic recovery has produced uneven results and unintended consequences for baby boomers and millennials.

India's Cash Dash Stuffs Banks With Problems

Thu, 01 Dec 2016 04:29:01 EST
India’s demonetization has ended up squeezing banks, eroding their role as agents of monetary policy.

OPEC Windfall Shows Talk Isn't Cheap

Thu, 01 Dec 2016 14:01:18 EST
Oil producers in the 14-member group have earned billions from the anticipation of Wednesday’s cut and now will earn billions more even if the deal fails to reduce supply.

Patent Feud Is Underappreciated Risk at Biogen

Thu, 01 Dec 2016 12:07:35 EST
Biogen’s big patent dispute puts blockbuster drug revenues at risk.

Europe's Forgotten Election: Spare a Thought for Austria

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 13:27:09 EST
Investors will be watching out for the result of Italy’s constitutional referendum Sunday. They shouldn’t forget Austria’s presidential vote.

Glencore Moving Too Quickly on Dividend

Thu, 01 Dec 2016 14:45:43 EST
Glencore is healthier thanks to China, but uncertainty in demand and heavy debt means calls for caution.

Altice Chooses Spending Over Saving

Wed, 30 Nov 2016 22:47:28 EST
Altice’s planned fiber-to-the-home project could eat up the cost savings it promised to wring from its purchase of Cablevision.

Numbers Don't Add Up for Trump's Trillion-Dollar Building Plan

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 11:26:33 EST
Donald Trump’s infrastructure plan has sent construction stocks soaring, but the proposed funding plan has glaring flaws.