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Is it a risk-taker’s market? Investors are skeptical

There’s a laundry list of reasons to be cynical about the stock market this year: real estate, high-interest rates, government shutdown risks, and wars abroad.  Investor and personal …

Much to many analysts' surprise, Amazon’s third-quarter earnings and revenue exceeded analysts' estimates by $1.7 billion. Their advertising sector raked in $12.1 billion in the third quarter …
AppleInsider reports that pre-orders of the iPhone 15 are up by 10% worldwide, year after year, with the sale of the iPhone Pro Max this year doing “exceptionally well.” The new Pro …
Meme stocks become viral through online communities such as Reddit and X. Through these social platforms; investors discuss stock viability, gather enough individuals, and mass-buy a certain amount …

Why Is The US Dollar The World’s Go-To Currency’?

The US Dollar is called the world’s “reserve currency” by the Council of Foreign Relations and has since been the standard for international trade. Countries must possess dollars …

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The DOJ's lawsuit, which 29 states joined, alleges that Live Nation's exclusive contracts with venues for ticketing lead to higher prices for consumers.
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How Technology Can Help Solve the Youth Coaching Crisis

(NewsUSA) - Youth sports are a formative experience for many kids, and provide opportunities not only to hone athletic abilities but also to develop strong character, values, and cooperative skills …

Toys For Tots Brings Hope to Children in Foster Care

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Bitstamp's EUR SEPA payments will be paused on May 1 2024 for the upcoming EU Labour Day holiday.
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Apollotyre might take a possible u turn or give an upside move with a decent stoploss and for good Targets ENTRY - 485 STOPLOSS - 481 TARGETS - 495, 505, 510++ Note- if any trade or …
Apollotyre might take a possible u turn or give an upside move with a decent stoploss and for good Targets ENTRY - 485 STOPLOSS - 481 TARGETS - 495, 505, 510++ Note- if any trade or …
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XRP Price Consolidates, Gearing Up for Its Next Major Breakout

XRP price extended its decline below the $0.520 support. The price is now trading in a range and eyeing an upside break above the $0.5320 resistance. XRP extended losses and declined below the …

I mentioned in my prior post that it was a very real possibility we get a flat abc as the mini-b wave was so deep. Today that appears to be what we got. Price raised just above the 1.0 extension and …
Overall Trend is bearish but Buy side pullback possible from 2323 then again sell 1st - Sell Level 2353 with sl 2358, Tp 2250 ++ 2nd - Sell Level - 2371 with sl 2377 Tp 2250++
The privacy narrative revolves around the stories, principles, and discourses that define how individuals, organizations, and societies understand and manage personal data and privacy. The …
Massive rally can start today now!! This us not a financial advice dyorr Enjoy the ride?
It's based on trend line analysis NIFTY can move upside down lazily, expecting a correction. If it moves upside 23260 would be the next resistance.
The launch date will largely depend on how quickly approved applicants amend their S-1 registration statements and how many rounds of feedback they receive from the SEC.
PFC might give a good upside move for swing to positional trade opportunity with a small STOPLOSS and for good Targets ENTRY - 469 STOPLOSS - 466.75 TARGETS - 485, 490, 500++ Entry only …
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History of previous seasons, after breaking the previous record peak, the time continued to extend: ------------------------- 2013 : 8 months 2017 : 8 months 2020 : 5 months 2024 : 5-8 …
Short Term Elliott Wave in Tesla (TSLA) suggests the rally from 4.22.2024 low is in progress as an impulse. Up from 4.22.2024 low, wave (1) ended at 198.90 as the 45 minutes chart below shows. Wave …
Crypto commentators suggest there could be two reasons why the price of ETH hasn’t rocketed in the wake of spot Ether ETF approvals.
Barrier to deter visitors highlights country’s difficulties in dealing with rising tourism appeal on back of weak yen
Finance lawyer Jonathan Sitsofe Kofi Amable … certain sections of the Public Financial Management Act and the Bank … in my practice as a finance lawyer, we have realised that …
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‘God’s influencer’: Pope clears way for the first-ever millennial saint
Carlo Acutis was 15 when he died from leukemia in 2006, but did big things for Catholicism in his short time on Earth.
Academic associations won’t attend McGill University conferences due to law faculty strike
Around 25 associations have decided to scale back their presence at a congress taking place at McGill University because of recent events taking place on campus.
Okotoks Dawgs begin three-peat quest for WCBL title
Ahead of the start of the new Western Canadian Baseball League (WCBL) season this weekend, the Okotoks Dawgs want to make history again.
More construction and a new roundabout coming to Ottawa St. in Kitchener
A new roundabout will be at the intersection of Ottawa Street and Westmount Road while the other will eventually arrive at New Dundee and Strasburg roads once they eventually meet.
White Rock murder suspect appears in court, hearing put over to June
Dimitri Nelson Hyacinth was seen in Surrey Provincial Court, where his council requested to put over a hearing for another three weeks.
London, Ont. committee votes down homeless hub rezoning for 743 Wellington Rd.
While London city staff recommended approving the rezoning request as is, committee members voted to on an amendment to remove permission for emergency care establishments.
Cobourg police Dynamic Patrol reports 27 arrests, 9 overdoses downtown in May
The Dynamic Patrol is part of the service's Spring 2024 Downtown Community Safety Action Plan with a focus on patrols in the downtown area, surrounding neighbourhoods and parks. 
U.S. senators urge Trudeau to meet NATO’s 2% defence spending target
The bipartisan group of 23 U.S. senators said they are "concerned and profoundly disappointed" that Canada is not on track to meet its NATO and NORAD commitments.
Ohio train derailment: Norfolk Southern reaches $425M settlement over crash, fire
In February 2023, a 38-car Norfolk Southern cargo train, which was carrying some hazardous chemicals, ran off the rails in the small town of East Palestine, Ohio.
Sask. NDP search for answers on MLA Jeremy Harrison gun allegations
The Saskatchewan NDP are seeking an investigation into whether or not Government House Leader Jeremy Harrison once brought a gun to the legislature.
N.S. reaches deal with owner of Northern Pulp, firm pursues new mill in Queens County
The Northern Pulp plant in Pictou County once employed about 300 people, and has been left idle since 2020.
Guelph police seek vehicle stolen from east-end home
Guelph police say they are looking for a vehicle after it was stolen from an east-end home earlier this week.
Right whale sighting leads to closure of lobster fishing area off northeastern N.B.
The federal fisheries minister says the closure was necessary because an endangered North Atlantic right whale was spotted Friday in shallow waters.
Singapore Airlines turbulence: 20 people remain in intensive care, says Thai hospital
The director of the Bangkok hospital had said 41 people were still under treatment, but later said one person had been discharged.
Nova Scotia teachers vote in favour of new three-year contract with salary increase
In a ratification vote held Wednesday, 91 per cent of Nova Scotia Teachers Union members voted 80.5 per cent in support of the deal.
Classic cars among stolen vehicles recovered by Ontario police in Stirling
Lambton County OPP launched an investigation in late 2023, leading to a search warrant being issued in Stirling in mid-May where a number of vehicles were recovered.
Calgary Flames part ways with assistant coach Marc Savard
Calgary Flames assistant coach Marc Savard and the NHL club have agreed to part company.
Grieving families still waiting to bury loved ones after cemetery strike
The cemetery was largely closed to the public for months in 2023 due to a workers' strike. At one point, more than 300 bodies being kept in storage awaiting burial.
Winnipeg to be hit by more wet weather, meteorologist says
An already wet May is about to get even wetter, Environment Canada says, with a rainfall warning issued for Winnipeg and much of southern Manitoba.
Thunderstorms leave thousands in the dark across Quebec
The Montérégie was the most affected region with up to 5,000 homes without power, followed by the Laurentians with 4,000 in the dark.
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