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Chinese factory activity data falls short of expectations;  Asia-Pacific markets mixed

Chinese factory activity data falls short of expectations; Asia-Pacific markets mixed

Chinese factory activity beats expectations and contracts for second straight month China’s official manufacturing purchasing managers’ index for November came in at 48, below the 50-point mark that separates growth from contraction. That’s below analysts’ expectations polled by Reuters, who had forecast a reading of 49. October’s PMI was 49.2. PMI readings are sequential and …

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This Week's Student Loan Refinance Rates: November 29, 2022 |  Mixed rates at all levels

This Week’s Student Loan Refinance Rates: November 29, 2022 | Mixed rates at all levels

Insider experts choose the best products and services to help you make informed decisions with your money (here’s how). In some cases, we receive a commission from our partners, however, our opinions are our own. Terms apply to offers listed on this page. According to Credible, average interest rates on refinanced student loans have been …

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Stocks mixed as China Covid-19 subsides

Stocks mixed as China Covid-19 subsides

The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell on Tuesday after a tough session on Monday. China-Based Actions Ali Baba (BABA), JD.com (JD) and Pinduo-duo (PDD) rose sharply as China’s Covid-19 concerns eased. X Tuesday’s modest dose of economic news includes the Case-Shiller home price index for September and November consumer confidence figures from the Conference Board …

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Stocks mixed ahead of Fed minutes;  Rise in unemployment claims

Stocks mixed ahead of Fed minutes; Rise in unemployment claims

The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose on Wednesday ahead of the minutes of the Federal Reserve’s latest policy meeting. Tesla stock rose after Citigroup upgraded the electric vehicle giant. X Ahead of the Fed minutes release at 2 p.m. ET, consumer sentiment, durable goods orders, early jobless claims, purchasing manager index readings and new home …

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New Zealand Achieves Biggest Rate Hike Ever;  Asia-Pacific stocks mixed ahead of Fed minutes

New Zealand Achieves Biggest Rate Hike Ever; Asia-Pacific stocks mixed ahead of Fed minutes

New Zealand dollar strengthens after biggest rate hike The New Zealand dollar strengthened to 0.6192 against the dollar after the central bank raised rates by 75 basis points, its biggest rise on record. The NZD last traded at 0.6170 against the dollar and the NZX 50 index in New Zealand fell 0.8%. The New Zealand …

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Hong Kong stocks lead losses as China's Covid cases surge;  Mixed Asian markets

Hong Kong stocks lead losses as China’s Covid cases surge; Mixed Asian markets

JD.com shares fall after company slashes top executive pay Hong Kong listed shares of JD.com traded down more than 5% in the afternoon after the company confirmed pay cuts for its management team. The Chinese e-commerce giant has confirmed that it will cut the cash salaries of its management team by up to 20%, starting …

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Hong Kong stocks lead losses as China's Covid cases surge;  Mixed Asian markets

Hong Kong stocks lead losses as China’s Covid cases surge; Mixed Asian markets

JD.com shares fall after company slashes top executive pay Hong Kong listed shares of JD.com traded down more than 5% in the afternoon after the company confirmed pay cuts for its management team. The Chinese e-commerce giant has confirmed that it will cut the cash salaries of its management team by up to 20%, starting …

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I Used My Dad's Life Insurance Payout To Build A Home Estate, But I Have Mixed Feelings About Taking Out A Policy Myself

I Used My Dad’s Life Insurance Payout To Build A Home Estate, But I Have Mixed Feelings About Taking Out A Policy Myself

Insider’s experts choose the best products and services to help you make informed decisions with your money (here’s how). In some cases, we receive a commission from our partners, however, our opinions are our own. Terms apply to offers listed on this page. When my father died and I received his life insurance, it took …

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Stock market mixed as home sales slow, offsetting pink retail profits, forecast

Stock market mixed as home sales slow, offsetting pink retail profits, forecast

The stock market traded mixed late in the afternoon as home sales fell and negative news on the economy outweighed strong earnings reports from the retail sector. X The Nasdaq composite fell 0.2% and the S&P 500 gained 0.2%. The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 0.1%. The Russell 2000 Small Cap Index rose 0.2%. Volume …

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