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Wall Street gears up for busiest earnings week in years

The Wall Street bull is seen in the financial district in New York, U.S., March 7, 2017. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid By Caroline Valetkevitch | NEW YORK Forget about French elections or the flaggin

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Verizon reports 20 percent fall in quarterly profit

FILE PHOTO: The logo of Verizon is seen at a retail store in San Diego, California April 21, 2016. REUTERS/Mike Blake/File Photo Verizon Communications Inc (VZ.N), the No. 1 U.S. wireless carrier, reported a 20 p

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Futures down on Trump's dollar remark; bank earnings eyed

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in the Manhattan borough of New York, New York, U.S., April 4, 2017. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid By Yashaswini Swamynathan U.S. stock index fut

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Dow, S&P 500 book biggest 1Q gains in four years as tech leaps

Political chaos and legislative missteps from President Donald Trump’s administration haven’t been enough to quell Wall Street’s run higher, as the broader averages were poised Friday to book their

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Stocks recover, dollar off lows as markets move past Trump's policy stumble

By Vikram Subhedar | LONDON Stocks recovered while the dollar rose off four-month lows on Tuesday as anxiety over Donald Trump's setback on healthcare reform gave way to tentative hopes for the U.S.

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How the Filthy Rich Create Jobs Directly and Indirectly

Allow me to preface this column by asking a couple of questions: How much do you hate rich people? How many of you think the rich hold poor people down? How many of you feel disadvantaged an