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stockmarkets-aug20_11dec18.jpg European stocks were moving higher on Tuesday, even as the underlying tone remained cautious amid Brexit uncertainty and concerns over violent protests in France. Investors cheered progress in trade talks after reports suggested that Chinese Vice Premier Liu, U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin...

stockmarkets-aug17_11dec18.jpg European stocks may open higher on Tuesday after ending deep in the red the previous day on concerns about global growth and trade. Asian markets pared early losses to turn mixed as investors cheered reports that Chinese Vice Premier Liu, U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and U.S. Trade Representative...

pharma-dec11.jpg Today's Daily Dose brings you news about Axovant's disappointing phase II trial in REM sleep behavior disorder; progress in Axsome Therapeutics' ADVANCE-1 study of Alzheimer's; Menlo Therapeutics' promising results from phase II trial of Serlopitant in pruritus associated with psoriasis, and Ra Pharma's generalized myasthenia gravis study results.

pharmaup-dec10.jpg The following are some of today's top gainers in the pharma/biotech sector.

wallstreet-up-032918_10dec18.jpg After moving sharply lower in morning trading, stocks staged a substantial turnaround over the course of the trading session on Monday. The major averages climbed well off their worst levels of the day and into positive territory.

trump-fort-drum-121018.jpg Despite recently calling this year's $716 billion defense budget "crazy," President Donald Trump reportedly plans to ask for a sharp increase in military spending next fiscal year.

wallstreet-july23_10dec18.jpg Stocks have climbed off their worst levels of the day but remain mostly lower in mid-day trading on Monday. The sell-off seen earlier in the day dragged the Dow and the S&P 500 down to their lowest intraday levels in seven and eight months, respectively.

wallstreet-oct26_10dec18.jpg After initially showing a lack of direction, stocks have moved mostly lower over the course of morning trading on Monday. The major averages have slid firmly into negative territory, adding to the steep losses posted last week.

qualcomm-apple-121018.jpg Qualcomm Inc. said Monday that a Chinese court has granted the chipmaker's request for preliminary injunction against Apple Inc. in China, after finding that the tech giant has infringed on two patents held by Qualcomm. Qualcomm noted that the court has ordered an immediate ban on the import, sale and offers for Apple iPhone models in China.

donald-trump3-121018.jpg With court filings by federal prosecutors about "hush money" payments to two women stirring up talk of impeachment, President Donald Trump has sought to place any blame on his former personal attorney Michael Cohen.

anti-semitism-121018.jpg Anti-Semitic hate speech, harassment and fear of being recognized as Jewish are on the rise in Europe, a major survey by the European Union has found. EU's Fundamental Rights Agency questioned Jews in 12 EU countries where most of the bloc's estimated Jewish population live. FRA's report "Experiences and perceptions of anti-Semitism - Second survey on discrimination and hate crime against Jews

gdpuk-dec10.jpg UK economic growth slowed in the three months to October, mainly due to a fall in car sales and stagnation in manufacturing, as the uncertainty surrounding the country's decision to leave the European Union, dubbed Brexit, intensified. Gross domestic product grew 0.4 percent in the three months to October, which was slower than the 0.6 percent expansion in the September quarter.

nissan-motor-121018.jpg Japanese prosecutors have indicted Japanese automaker Nissan Motor Co. Ltd. and its former chairman Carlos Ghosn on allegations of financial misconduct. Former Nissan director Greg Kelly was also indicted. Nissan said Monday that its Ghosn and Kelly were indicted for violating the Japan Financial Instruments and Exchange Act, namely making false disclosures in annual securities reports.

wallstreet-aug31_10dec18.jpg Following the sharp drop seen last week, stocks may show a lack of direction in early trading on Monday. The major index futures are currently pointing to a roughly flat open for the markets, with the Dow futures unchanged.

wallstreet-dec10.jpg The JOLTS report for October is closely monitored by the investors, which is expected to be slightly down from the prior month. Initial signs from the U.S. Futures Index suggest that Wall Street might open moderately higher. Asian shares finished mostly in the red, while European shares are trading...

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