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Brent dips as demand worries weigh, U.S. oil prices hit 2019 high

34 minutes ago   |   Reuters   |   3 articles

Oil prices were mixed on Tuesday as concerns about global crude oil demand and uncertainty over the latest round of U.S.-China trade talks countered investor optimism around...
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Trump says March 1 deadline for China trade talks not 'magical' date

52 minutes ago   |   Reuters

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday that trade talks with China were going well and suggested he was open to pushing off the deadline to complete negotiations, saying...
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Ford's truck exit from South America to cost 2,700 jobs

52 minutes ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

Ford Motor Co said on Tuesday it would exit its heavy commercial truck business in South America in a plant closing that could cost more than 2,700 jobs, part of a global...
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Gold hits 10-month peak on growth worries; dollar slips

52 minutes ago   |   Reuters   |   3 articles

Gold prices rose to a 10-month high on Tuesday as concerns over a global economic slowdown spurred a safe-haven bid and were also supported by a weaker U.S. dollar, which fell...
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Honeywell-Pratt venture protests GE's Army helicopter contract

1 hour ago   |   Reuters

A joint venture of Honeywell International Inc and Pratt & Whitney on Tuesday protested the U.S. Army's decision to award General Electric Co a $517 million contract for new...
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Ford exiting heavy truck business in South America

2 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

Ford Motor Co on Tuesday said it would exit its heavy commercial truck business in South America and cease production at a Brazilian plant this year as a result.
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Allergan should explore selling itself: Appaloosa's Tepper

2 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

Billionaire hedge fund manager David Tepper stepped up pressure on Allergan Plc, saying on Tuesday the drugmaker should consider selling itself if management is unable to turn...
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U.S. wants pledge for stable Chinese yuan as talks resume: report

2 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

The United States is seeking to secure a pledge from China it will not devalue its yuan as part of an agreement intended to end the countries' trade war, Bloomberg reported on...
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Wall Street edges higher on Amazon, Walmart gains; trade talks in focus

2 hours ago   |   Reuters

U.S. stocks inched higher on Tuesday, led by Amazon and upbeat earnings from Walmart, while investors focused on the latest round of trade talks between the United States and...
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Walmart holiday-quarter sales jump, 'feel pretty good about consumer'

2 hours ago   |   Reuters

Walmart Inc said on Tuesday it sees no signs of weakness in U.S. consumer spending and posted its strongest holiday-quarter sales growth in a decade, citing robust grocery and...
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