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wallstreet-oct22_19nov19.jpg After failing to sustain an initial upward move, stocks have shown a lack of direction over the course of the trading session on Tuesday. The major averages have spent the day bouncing back and forth across the unchanged line.

homedepot-nov19.jpg Brick-and-mortar retailers reported mixed results as they head into the holiday season, as department store chain Kohl's Corp. (KSS) and Home Depot Inc.'s (HD) sales dropped, while discount retailer TJX Cos. (TJX) recorded strong sales growth. Shares of Home Depot slipped 5% after the home-improvement...

wallstreet-sept12_19nov19.jpg After an initial move to the upside, stocks have given back some ground over the course of morning trading on Tuesday. The major averages reached record highs in early trading but have pulled back well off their best levels since then.

huawei-us-111919.jpg The U.S. government has issued a new 90-day license extension that will allow U.S. companies to continue doing business with Chinese telecom giant Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd. This is the third 90-day license extension given by the U.S. to Huawei, the world's largest telecom equipment maker. The extension was given in order to minimize disruption for Huawei's customers.

hahnair-111919.jpg German airline Hahn Air became the first airline in the world to issue a blockchain technology enabled real-world airline ticket in partnership with Swiss decentralized and open-source travel distribution platform Winding Tree. It is also claimed to be the first airline to fly passengers holding blockchain-powered tickets on its scheduled flight from Dusseldorf to Luxemburg on November 18, 2019.

chickfil-111919.jpg Chick-fil-A said it will no longer donate money to two Christian organizations that have been accused of anti-LGBTQ stances - the Fellowship of Christian Athletes and the Salvation Army. The two organizations have been criticized for their statements about same-sex marriage and homosexuality in the past. Chick-fil-A too faced a backlash after its CEO Dan Cathy said he opposed same-sex marriage.

housing-starts-111919.jpg A report released by the Commerce Department on Tuesday showed a substantial rebound in new residential construction in the month of October. The Commerce Department said housing starts surged up by 3.8 percent to an annual rate of 1.314 million in October after plunging by 7.9 percent to a revised rate of 1.266 million in September.

wallstreet-sept06_19nov19.jpg After moving modestly higher over the course of the previous session, stocks may see some further upside in early trading on Tuesday. The major index futures are currently pointing to a higher open for the markets, with the Dow futures up by 39 points.

fordow-nov19.jpg The United States will terminate the sanctions waiver provided to Iran's nuclear facility at Fordow in the wake of recent decision by the Iranian regime to resume uranium enrichment there. The sanctions waiver will be lifted on December 15. Announcing the decision at a news conference at the State Department headquarters, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said, "the right amount of uranium enrich

logos-nov19.jpg The following are the healthcare stocks that hit a new 52-week high on Monday.

islamicstate-nov19.jpg The U.S. Government imposed sanctions on a number of networks that have been providing critical financial and logistical support to the Islamic State in the Middle East and South Asia. The Treasury Department said its Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) designated two Turkey-based Islamic State procurement agents and four ISIS-linked companies operating in Syria, Turkey, and across the Gulf

briggsstratton-nov19.jpg Briggs & Stratton recalled about 1,160 units of Snapper Rear Engine 33" Riding Mowers for possible injury hazard, a statement by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission said. The company said the faulty blade engagement lever can keep the lawnmower blade engaged after the release of the foot activated disengagement pedal, which could cause an injury.

wallsteet-nov19.jpg Housing Starts data for October will be the major focus on Tuesday. Earnings reports are also getting the attention of investors. Asian shares finished higher, while European shares are trading up. Initial cues from the U.S. Futures Index suggest that Wall Street might open positive. As of...

foreignstudents-nov19.jpg For the tenth consecutive year, China continues to be the largest source of international students in the United States, according to a report released on Monday. For the educational year 2018-19, China sent 369,548 students in undergraduate, graduate, non-degree, and optional practical training (OPT) programs to the U.S., says the 2019 Open Doors Report on International Educational Exchange. The

amazonmusic-nov19.jpg Amazon has expanded its free music streaming service, which will now be available on more iOS and Android devices and Fire TV. In a statement, the e-commerce giant said that customers, who do not have a Prime membership, or Amazon Music Unlimited subscription, can now listen to an ad-supported service with a selection of top playlists and thousands of stations for free.

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