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Telecom major AT&T Inc. (T) reported Thursday significantly higher profit in its first quarter with growth in operating revenues that topped market estimates. Service revenues declined, offset by growth in equipment revenues. For the first quarter,...

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The monetary policy announcement from the European Central Bank is due on Thursday, headlining a light day for the European economic news. The bank is expected to keep its policy rates and stimulus package unchanged at the rate-setting meeting of the...

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Former US Vice-President Walter Mondale, who had served under President Jimmy Carter, has died on Monday aged 93. Family spokesperson Kathy Tunheim said Mondale died at home in downtown Minneapolis surrounded by family. "It is with profound sadness...

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After ending the previous session sharply higher, stocks may show a lack of direction in early trading on Thursday. The major index futures are currently pointing to a roughly flat open for the markets, with the Dow futures down by just 5 points.

coinbase 041521 U.S.-based cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase Global became the first cryptocurrency exchange in the U.S. to become a publicly-traded company. Its Class A common stock began trading on the Nasdaq Global Select Market under the ticker symbol "COIN" on Wednesday.The stock made its debut in the stock market by opening trading at $381, immediately valuing the exchange at nearly $100 billion.
jobless claims2 041421 A report released by the Labor Department on Thursday showed first-time claims for U.S. unemployment benefits pulled back by much more than anticipated in the week ended April 10th, falling to their lowest levels since the early days of the pandemic.
retail sales 041521 Retail sales in the U.S. spiked by much more than expected in the month of March, according to a report released by the Commerce Department on Thursday. The Commerce Department said retail sales skyrocketed by 9.8 percent in March after tumbling by a revised 2.7 percent in February.
philly fed 041521 A report released by the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia on Thursday showed an unexpected acceleration in the pace of growth in regional manufacturing activity in the month of April. The Philly Fed said its index for current manufacturing activity rose to 50.2 in April from a downwardly revised 44.5 in March, with a positive reading indicating growth.
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ukretailsales july18 21apr21UK consumer price inflation accelerated in March driven by motor fuel and clothing prices, data from the Office for National Statistics showed on Wednesday. Consumer prices advanced 0.7 percent year-on-year, faster than the 0.4 percent increase seen in February. But inflation was slightly below economists' forecast of 0.8 percent. The upward contribution came from clothing and footwear.
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64858 new coronavirus cases were reported in the United States on Monday, taking the national total to 31885049. This is higher than the 7-day average of 62968. 879 new deaths were reported in the country on the same day. With this, the COVID death toll in the U.S. increased to 568962. The 7-day average of COVID deaths is 721. Texas recorded a rapid rise in COVID fatalities (127) and daily cases
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The major U.S. index futures are pointing to a roughly flat open on Thursday, with stocks likely to show a lack of direction in early trading. Traders may be reluctant to make significant moves amid uncertainty about the near-term outlook for the markets following the volatility seen over the past...
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United Airlines (UAL) have upgraded its travel app through which customers can now schedule Covid tests and will be notified if they test negative. United Airlines said it's upgrading its "Travel-Ready Center," which the airline introduced in January as a place where travelers can upload testing and...
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Digital music retailer Beatport is set to begin accepting payments in cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin through a partnership with cryptocurrency trading platform Crypto.com, starting in June. It has also partnered with Crypto.com to auction a Non-Fungible Token or NFT audio/visual collection on its recently launched NFT marketplace. Read More
Four novel drugs were approved by the FDA in March taking the tally of new drug approvals in the first quarter of this year to 14. Let's take a look at what's in store for April 2021. Read More
Guan's Mushroom Co. is recalling all cases of its 200g/7.05-ounce packages of Enoki Mushroom citing the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration said. The recalled Enoki is a product of China and comes in a clear plastic package with the description "Enoki Mushroom" in English, Korean and French, and Guan's logo in the front. Read More
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