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(Reuters) – The S&P and the Nasdaq inched towards a record on the back of high-flying technology trio of Apple, Amazon and Microsoft. Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., July 18, 2018. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid The tech-heavy index .IXIC was up 0.33 percent at 7,914.22, a
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LONDON (Reuters) – European stock markets struggled on Thursday with trade war worries, Russia’s ruble tumbled after the United States imposed fresh sanctions on the country and Turkey’s lira dropped to a new low. FILE PHOTO: A woman holds new 200 and 2,000 rouble banknotes in a bank in Moscow, Russia November 21, 2017. REUTERS/Maxim
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SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Chief Executive Elon Musk said on Tuesday he is considering taking Tesla Inc private in what would be the largest deal of its type, moving the electric car maker out of the glare of Wall Street as it goes through a period of rapid growth under tight financial constraints. “Am considering
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(Reuters) – The benchmark S&P 500 was within striking distance of a record high on Tuesday, powered by gains in technology stocks, with a strong second-quarter earnings season fueling optimism about the strength in the U.S. economy. A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange shortly after the opening bell in
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LONDON (Reuters) – GlaxoSmithKline (GSK.L) has named Iain Mackay from global bank HSBC (HSBA.L) as its new chief financial officer, marking another key appointment by Chief Executive Emma Walmsley as she reshapes the top team at Britain’s biggest drugmaker. FILE PHOTO: The GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) logo is seen on top of GSK Asia House in Singapore,
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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Sempra Energy’s (SRE.N) Chief Executive Jeffrey Martin told investors on Monday the company was in a “constructive dialogue” with activist investor Elliott Management, which has been pushing for sweeping changes at the utility. FILE PHOTO: Sempra Energy headquarters is pictured in downtown San Diego, California, U.S., May 17, 2018. REUTERS/Mike Blake/File
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SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Oil prices rose on Monday after Saudi crude production registered a surprising dip in July and as American shale drilling appeared to plateau. A man pumps gas into his car at a gas station in Caracas, Venezuela August 3, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Bello Markets also anticipated an announcement from Washington later on Monday
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JAKARTA (Reuters) – Indonesia lobbied visiting U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to keep the Southeast Asian nation on a list of countries that receive preferential trade terms, its foreign and trade ministers said on Sunday. (L-R) Indonesia’s Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi stands beside Indonesia’s President Joko Widodo as he talks to U.S. Secretary of
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