Posts Tagged ‘weekend’

Wall Street Hopes Weekend Before Christmas is Merry

Saturday, December 18th, 2010

Investors are hoping for a big turnout this weekend to help lift retail stocks, which have trailed the broader market since Black Friday, the traditional day-after-Thanksgiving kickoff to the holiday season

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Wall Street Hopes Weekend Before Christmas is Merry

China’s Strong Trade Surplus Points to Further Tightening

Thursday, December 9th, 2010

China’s imports and exports were much stronger than expected in November, robust numbers that could clear the way for the central bank to raise interest rates as soon as this weekend.

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China’s Strong Trade Surplus Points to Further Tightening

Look Ahead: G-20 Unlikely to End Talk of ‘Currency Wars’

Thursday, October 21st, 2010

The falling dollar’s strong grip on financial markets has inflated market expectations for the weekend G-20 finance ministers meeting in Korea, but the gathering is unlikely to end with little more than a few loose promises.

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Look Ahead: G-20 Unlikely to End Talk of ‘Currency Wars’

Apple’s iPad Launched in Stores After Intense Buzz

Saturday, April 3rd, 2010

Wall Street is curious to see if the device can win a mass following and will be monitoring crowds this weekend to gauge its appeal.

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Apple’s iPad Launched in Stores After Intense Buzz

Week Ahead: HealthCare Could Bruise Stocks in Short Term

Friday, March 19th, 2010

The Democrats’ health care reform package could bring a dose of bad medicine for stocks if it passes this weekend, at least in the immediate term.

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Week Ahead: HealthCare Could Bruise Stocks in Short Term

Battle Over Financial Reform Heats Up on Capitol Hill

Sunday, March 14th, 2010

GOP members of the Senate Banking Committee fired off a letter to committee chair Chris Dodd this weekend, expressing concerns over a bill he plans to unveil on Monday.

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Battle Over Financial Reform Heats Up on Capitol Hill