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stockmarkets jan04 04mar21 European stocks are set to open lower on Thursday as resurgent worries about rising U.S. bond yields fueled a bout of risk aversion. Asian markets fell sharply as investors tempered some of their optimism over growth and shifted focus back to lofty valuations and inflation. The spectre of higher...

recall jan25 04mar21 Wilton Brands, a provider of baking and cake decorating products and services, has recalled all lots of six sprinkles products and one kit containing affected sprinkles for possible presence of undeclared milk, a known allergen, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration said. The affected brands of sprinkles include Wilton, Tasty by Wilton, and Holiday Home.

preview nov05 03mar21 Unemployment and retail sales from euro area and construction Purchasing Managers' survey results from Germany are due on Thursday, headlining a light day for the European economic news.

wallstreet oct24 03mar21 Stocks moved mostly lower over the course of the trading day on Wednesday, extending the pullback seen in the previous session. The tech-heavy Nasdaq showed another particularly steep drop, tumbling to its lowest closing level in nearly two months.

eccles building 110818 02sep20 A Federal Reserve report known as the Beige Book was released Wednesday and said economic activity expanded modestly from January to mid-February for most Fed districts. The Beige Book, a compilation of economic evidence from the twelve Fed districts, also said most businesses remain optimistic regarding the outlook for the next 6-12 months as COVID-19 vaccines become more widely distributed.

wallstreet aug23 03mar21 After coming under pressure early in the session, stocks have turned mixed over the course of the trading day on Wednesday. While the Dow has climbed firmly into positive territory, the tech-heavy Nasdaq has recovered from its worst levels but remains notably lower.

ism services4 030321 After reporting U.S. service sector activity at a nearly two-year high in the previous month, the Institute for Supply Management released a report on Wednesday showing the pace of growth in the sector slowed in the month of February.

uk budget 042517 03mar21 UK Chancellor Sunak extended the furlough scheme till the end of September as he vowed to protect "the jobs and livelihoods of the British people". "We will continue doing whatever it takes to support the British people and businesses through this moment of crisis," Sunak said in his budget speech...

wallstreet sept12 03mar21 Stocks have moved mostly lower over the course of morning trading on Wednesday, extending the pullback seen in the previous session. While the Dow has been bouncing back and forth across the unchanged line, the broader Nasdaq and S&P 500 have slid firmly into negative territory.

gregabbott march03 Texas Governor Greg Abbott has lifted restrictions making it mandatory to wear masks and announced that businesses can start operating with 100 percent capacity beginning next week. An executive order that the Republican governor issued on Tuesday, which comes into effect on March 10, rescinds most of the measures he imposed to contain the coronavirus pandemic.

alekseynavalny march03 The United States has imposed a tough set of sanctions on Russia over the attempted assassination and subsequent imprisonment of Russian opposition leader Aleksey Navalny. Announcing the sanctions at a press briefing, White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki said the U.S. intelligence community assesses with "high confidence" that officers of Russia's Federal Security Service used a nerve agent to p

nyag letitia james 030321 New York Attorney General Letitia James issued two alert letters, one to the members of the crypto industry and the other to the crypto investors, as part of her ongoing efforts to protect New York investors.

adp 030321 Payroll processor ADP released a report on Wednesday showing private sector employment in the U.S. increased by much less than expected in the month of February. ADP said private sector employment rose by 117,000 jobs in February after climbing by an upwardly revised 195,000 jobs in January.

quidel march03 The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is hastening its efforts to make available more at-home testing options in response to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. All At-Home Covid-19 Tests being used now are authorized only for emergency use, and not cleared or fully approved by the FDA. The recent granting of EUA for the Quidel Corp.'s QuickVue At-Home COVID-19 Test is one example.

wallstreet july16 03mar21 After pointing to a notable rebound by the markets earlier this morning, stocks futures have recently shown a notable pullback. The futures are currently pointing to a roughly flat open for the markets, with the Dow futures up by just 12 points.

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