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Sell Treasuries, Because the U.S. Economy Is a War Economy

Greater military involvement in Afghanistan will boost inflation.

08/22/17 - 12:00 PM EDT

Stock Prices Say Things Are Not Going Great For President Trump

Stock Prices Say Things Are Not Going Great For President Trump

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A day after Donald Trump had his worst day of the year, the S&P 500 and the Dow had their second-worst.

08/19/17 - 12:20 PM EDT

Credit Card Delinquencies Swell, in Ominous Sign for U.S. Lenders

Credit Card Delinquencies Swell, in Ominous Sign for U.S. Lenders

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Credit card issuers have begun approving more applications from consumers with weaker credit scores.

08/19/17 - 10:40 AM EDT

JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon's 'Embarrassment' Could Grow as Debt Debate Looms

JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon's 'Embarrassment' Could Grow as Debt Debate Looms

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The approaching debt-ceiling debate in Congress could send bank stocks diving, if recent history offers any lessons.

08/19/17 - 10:20 AM EDT

Two Amazing Books Jim Cramer Would Give Trump Now That Steve Bannon Is Out

Two Amazing Books Jim Cramer Would Give Trump Now That Steve Bannon Is Out

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And here's some recommended reading for the president.

08/19/17 - 11:39 AM EDT

As We Get Older, We're Pushing Interest Rates Up

As We Get Older, We're Pushing Interest Rates Up

It's not central banks, but rather global demographics, that will dictate interest rates.

08/17/17 - 10:00 AM EDT

A Measured Fed and Retail Relief Rally Give Wall Street a Small Lift

A Measured Fed and Retail Relief Rally Give Wall Street a Small Lift

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The Fed and retail drive markets on Wednesday.

08/16/17 - 08:00 PM EDT

In Trump CEO Council Exodus, Early Movers Stand Out

In Trump CEO Council Exodus, Early Movers Stand Out

Tickers in this article: GE JPM JNJ GM CEO MRK

Some CEOs quit Trump's advisory councils before they were disbanded on Wednesday. Most waited until after.

08/17/17 - 06:23 AM EDT

Trump Seeks to Turn Bombast into Action as NAFTA Negotiations Start

Trump Seeks to Turn Bombast into Action as NAFTA Negotiations Start

As efforts to renegotiate NAFTA kick off this week, President Donald Trump will have an opportunity to take action he's been promising since the outset of his campaign.

08/16/17 - 07:10 AM EDT

Companies With CEOs on Trump's Manufacturing Council Are Lagging Stock Market

Companies With CEOs on Trump's Manufacturing Council Are Lagging Stock Market

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Shares of companies whose CEOs are serving on President Trump's manufacturing council are underperforming.

08/15/17 - 10:00 PM EDT

CEO-in-Chief Trump Is a Real Headache for CEOs

CEO-in-Chief Trump Is a Real Headache for CEOs

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That whole corner-office-to-the-Oval-Office thing isn't working out particularly well for President Donald Trump, at least among his CEO peers.

08/15/17 - 09:40 PM EDT

Intel Chief Joins CEOs of Merck, Under Armour in Exiting Trump Business Council

Intel Chief Joins CEOs of Merck, Under Armour in Exiting Trump Business Council

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CEO advisors to President Donald Trump largely remained on the sidelines in the wake of racist violence in Charlottesville, Va. over the weekend.

08/15/17 - 05:44 AM EDT

Here's What Stocks You Want to Own in the Event of a War With North Korea

Here's What Stocks You Want to Own in the Event of a War With North Korea

Tickers in this article: GLD GOLD LMT RTN NOC GD

But you should always have cash and gold anyway.

08/13/17 - 12:40 PM EDT