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Markets

Stocks are Frothy, but There's No Bubble

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 10:14:57 EST
Stocks have soared but except for valuation there are few signs of a bubble. That doesn’t mean the market can’t fall.

Apple, Samsung Need to Dazzle in a Slow Market

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 18:45:36 EST
For the two largest players in the smartphone business, Apple and Samsung, the goal this year is to restore some luster to their brands. Both saw smartphone sales fall for the first time in 2016.

Cheap Flights to Europe: Bad for Airlines' Fat Margins

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 11:29:32 EST
The entry of long-haul, low-cost carriers like Norwegian Air to the trans-Atlantic market is upending a profitable patch for the likes of American, Delta and IAG-owned British Airways.

Standard Chartered and HSBC: Small Dividends From Rising Rates

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 09:19:55 EST
Both banks are struggling for growth; interest rates will only help a little.

Why Chinese Men Are Dying

Sun, 26 Feb 2017 06:55:17 EST
Mortality rates among Chinese men aged 41 to 60, who account for nearly three-quarters of the working-age population, increased by 12% over the past decade.

'Tailored' Accounting Takes Companies Into Alternate Reality

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 12:36:46 EST
Recent moves by the Securities and Exchange Commission serve as a reminder that non-GAAP corporate results should be digested with a grain of salt.

Tesla Drives on the Edge

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 08:44:46 EST
Tesla’s recent stock surge is a gift investors should accept.

Sina-Weibo: How to Invest in a Successful Version of Twitter

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 20:20:59 EST
Advertising income has surged at Twitter’s Chinese counterpart, Weibo, as short video ads and live streaming take off.

Big Investors Are Too Scared to Run, Too Scared to Fight Trump Rally

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 08:37:28 EST
Some big investors are worried about what President Donald Trump’s actions might do to the stock market. That doesn’t mean they will bet against the rally. At least not yet.