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After-hours buzz: MU, UNFI & more

Thu, 20 Sep 2018 20:49 GMT

See which stocks are posting big moves after the bell.....
Wall Street's crypto guru says pot stocks feel like bitcoin last year — so he's shorting them

Thu, 20 Sep 2018 20:34 GMT

Former Goldman Sachs macro trader Michael Novogratz is comparing recent growth in cannabis stocks to last year's record-setting gains in crypto. ....
How the biggest private equity firms became the new banks

Thu, 20 Sep 2018 18:52 GMT

The biggest private equity firms have all but pivoted from private equity to private debt, joining a new breed of lightly regulated asset managers that have filled the void as banks are forced to retr....
Wells Fargo plans to cut up to 10% of workforce in the next 3 years

Thu, 20 Sep 2018 18:47 GMT

Wells Fargo is lowering its employee headcount by 5 to 10 percent in the next three years, the company announced Thursday.....
Comcast is expecting Fox/Disney to raise its offer for Sky, sources say

Thu, 20 Sep 2018 17:10 GMT

Comcast is preparing for a situation where Fox, working in concert with Disney, increases its offer for Sky, sources say. An increased bid would force Comcast to bid higher for Sky, just as Comcast fo....
Adobe closing in on acquisition of software company Marketo for about $5 billion, sources say

Thu, 20 Sep 2018 17:06 GMT

Adobe is nearing an acquisition of Marketo, sources said. Private equity firm Vista bought Marketo for $1.8 billion in 2016. Adobe will pay substantially more, the people said.....
Dick Bove: There's a global currency crisis unfolding that's sure to catch up to the US

Thu, 20 Sep 2018 16:27 GMT

Persistent rate increases in the United States may be having very negative impacts on the global economy.  ....
Danske Bank says billions may have been laundered at a single branch

Thu, 20 Sep 2018 15:44 GMT

Danske Bank said that its headquarters and its Estonian branch failed for years to prevent suspected money laundering involving thousands of customers, The New York Times reports. ....
Aurora Cannabis planning US stock listing next month

Thu, 20 Sep 2018 15:27 GMT

Aurora Cannabis is planning to list its shares on a major U.S. stock exchange next month, according to the company.....
Turkey unveils plan to fight currency crisis

Thu, 20 Sep 2018 15:09 GMT

Turkey's finance minister has slashed the country's economic growth targets and promised to cut public spending by nearly $10 billion as the country tries to rebuild shattered market confide....
Fmr. AllianceBernstein CEO has a message for managers at his new firm: Perform, or take a pay cut

Thu, 20 Sep 2018 14:58 GMT

Aperture Investors is paying fund managers based on how the perform against the broader market, and will only charge higher fees than ETFS when they beat the market, according to a Wall Street Journal....
The Netherlands may no longer be a tax haven for big companies

Thu, 20 Sep 2018 14:57 GMT

In a major reversal, the Netherlands is considering shutting down the tax-avoidance benefits that made the country a magnet for international corporations like Netflix, Nike and Uber, the New York Tim....
Wells Fargo denies it asked Gary Cohn to replace Chief Executive Officer Tim Sloan

Thu, 20 Sep 2018 14:27 GMT

Wells Fargo, the third-biggest U.S. bank, has yet to shake a scandal that emerged two years ago when the bank announced it was firing employees for creating fake accounts under a high-pressure sales c....
The head of the world's biggest money manager says US stands to lose big long term in the trade war

Thu, 20 Sep 2018 14:16 GMT

The U.S. is winning the trade war with China in the short term but stands to lose significantly over the long term, BlackRock CEO Larry Fink said Thursday.....
Banks to millennials: Please open an account with us

Thu, 20 Sep 2018 13:43 GMT

Developments are afoot from traditional banks and fintechs. As the competition intensifies, that could mean more rewards, fewer fees and higher savings rates for these younger adults. USAToday reports....
Jay Powell reportedly ramps up meetings with lawmakers as he seeks to protect Fed's independence

Thu, 20 Sep 2018 13:25 GMT

Fed Chairman Jerome Powell has reportedly been making the rounds on Capitol Hill amidst criticism from President Trump that could threaten the central bank's independence.....
Stifel hikes its AMD price forecast nearly 80%, predicting big profit gains for chipmaker

Thu, 20 Sep 2018 12:55 GMT

Stifel increases its price target to $38 from $21 for AMD shares, citing strong demand for its new products. ....
Your first trade for Thursday, Sep 20

Thu, 20 Sep 2018 12:48 GMT

The "Fast Money" traders share their first moves for the market open.....
Nvidia shares fall after Morgan Stanley says the performance of its new gaming card is disappointing

Thu, 20 Sep 2018 12:44 GMT

Morgan Stanley says the gaming performance of Nvidia's latest graphics cards is below its expectations.....
Here are the states with the most student debt in 2017

Thu, 20 Sep 2018 12:33 GMT

Kvaal attributes the slowdown in student debt growth to the fact that net tuition has been growing more slowly as of late and state spending on higher education has recently ticked up. ....
Stocks making the biggest move premarket: DRI, THO, GE, CAT, PG & more

Thu, 20 Sep 2018 11:45 GMT

Names on the move ahead of the open.....
Fox, Comcast $35 billion takeover battle for Sky heads for one-day auction

Thu, 20 Sep 2018 08:58 GMT

Sky, Twenty-First Century Fox, Comcast and Disney agreed to an auction to settle the bidding war over the British broadcaster.....
Jamie Dimon says cyber warfare is the biggest risk to the financial system

Thu, 20 Sep 2018 07:24 GMT

The "biggest vulnerability" for the financial system is the threat of cyberattacks, J.P. Morgan's Jamie Dimon said on Thursday.....
Everyone could learn from China's tech policies, World Economic Forum says

Thu, 20 Sep 2018 05:35 GMT

The World Economic Forum, which runs the annual conference of world leaders in Davos, Switzerland, is launching a hub in Beijing for government officials, businesses and academics to come up with sugg....
Mohamed El-Erian isn't concerned about a global trade war but sees another major risk for the market

Wed, 19 Sep 2018 21:42 GMT

All the trade rhetoric from the U.S. and China is about the journey, not the destination, and the destination will not be global trade war, says Allianz's Mohamed El-Erian.....
After-hours buzz: TLRY, RHT & more

Wed, 19 Sep 2018 21:03 GMT

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Food delivery start-up Postmates, now a unicorn, wants to 'pour on a little gas' ahead of its IPO

Wed, 19 Sep 2018 21:01 GMT

Postmates, just raised another $300 million in venture capital, putting the US online food delivery start-up in unicorn territory, The Financial Times reports. ....
Pot-focused investment fund backed by Peter Thiel gets a boost from its big stake in Tilray

Wed, 19 Sep 2018 20:28 GMT

Seattle-based Privateer Holdings has at least a 76 percent stake in Tilray, according to FactSet.....
Banks are still reluctant to get involved with pot stocks, even amid a huge rally

Wed, 19 Sep 2018 19:01 GMT

While traders are flocking to cannabis-related stocks, one big bank has taken a step away. U.S. Bank is no longer the custodian for the ETFMG Alternative Harvest exchange-traded fund.....
As investors chase pot stocks rally, some show caution: 'This is just stupid time'

Wed, 19 Sep 2018 17:33 GMT

Veteran traders and investors are cautious on buying pot stocks after the sector's surge, saying the frenzy is reminiscent of previous bubbles.....