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Stocks making the biggest moves after hours: First Solar, Dropbox, Fitbit and more

A contractor for First Solar Inc. works on construction of the Tenaska Imperial Solar Energy Center South project in Imperial County, California. Sam Hodgson | Bloomberg | Getty Images Check ...
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Goldman Sachs decided to pass on E-Trade before Morgan Stanley snatched it up, sources say

Goldman Sachs had plenty of chances to make an offer for discount brokerage E-Trade before rival Morgan Stanley made its $13 billion move, but the bank didn't throw its hat ...
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America’s manufacturing recession looks like it could be over

A contraction in U.S. manufacturing spurred by the trade battle with China and slowing global growth may have reached an end already, if two key business surveys hold up. Production ...
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Minimum wage increases aren’t a job killer: Small business survey

A rally for a $15 minimum hourly wage in New York City in 2015. The city raised its minimum wage to $15 in 2018, while New York State raised its ...
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US weekly jobless claims rise slightly, while mid-Atlantic factory activity accelerates

The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits rose modestly last week, suggesting sustained labor market strength that could help to support the economy amid risks from the coronavirus and ...
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Stocks making the biggest moves after hours: Imax, Pioneer, Zillow and more

Andrew Harrer | Bloomberg | Getty Images Check out the companies making headlines after the bell: Zillow — Shares of the real estate information company climbed 8% in extended trading ...
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US housing starts fall, while building permits near a 13-year high

A worker measures wood for a house under construction at the KB Home Vineyard Crossing Community in Livermore, California. David Paul Morris | Bloomberg | Getty Images U.S. homebuilding fell ...
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US producer prices post biggest gain in more than a year

U.S. producer prices increased by the most in more than a year in January, boosted by rises in the costs of services such as healthcare and hotel accommodation. The Labor ...
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Coronavirus outbreak forces China’s after-school activities to shut down — or move online

Chinese students of Fuyang No.5 Middle School study in a classroom at night for upcoming National College Entrance Examination (Gaokao) on May 29, 2018 in Fuyang, China. Visual China Group ...
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Stocks making the biggest moves midday: Apple, Legg Mason, Virgin Galactic, Tesla and more

Sir Richard Branson stands on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) ahead of Virgin Galactic (SPCE) trading in New York, U.S., October 28, 2019. Richard Branson Virgin ...
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Federal Reserve’s Robert Kaplan sees no changes in interest rates this year

Gerard Miller | CNBC Though he expects the U.S. to experience "solid" growth this year, Dallas Federal Reserve President Robert Kaplan said interest rates should remain where they are. The ...
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