A looming death cross for the S&P 500 highlights a stock market in tatters
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The S&P 500 index is set to be the latest to form one of the more dreaded chart patterns on Wall Street. See full story (http://www.marketwatch.com/story/a-looming-death-cross-for-the-sp-500-highlights-a-stock-market-in-tatters-2018-12-06).
Trade deficit hits 10-year high as Americans snap up imports and China shuns soybeans
The trade deficit rose 1.7% in October to a 10-year high amid a record shortfall with China, keeping the U.S. on pace to record the largest gap in a decade. See full story (http://www.marketwatch.com/story/us-trade-deficit-climbs-to-10-year-high-despite-tariffs-tough-trump-stance-2018-12-06).
U.S. adds 179,000 private-sector jobs in November: ADP
Private-sector employment rose 179,000 in November, Automatic Data Processing Inc. reported Thursday. See full story (http://www.marketwatch.com/story/us-adds-179000-private-sector-jobs-in-november-adp-2018-12-06).
This stable value stock is built to weather market storms
Drug distributor McKesson has a wide moat, writes Vitaliy Katsenelson. See full story (http://www.marketwatch.com/story/this-stable-value-stock-is-built-to-weather-market-storms-2018-12-05).
Why pro athletes may lose a fortune because of the new tax law
CPAs who work with athletes say they can no longer get full deductions for state and local taxes -- or for itemizing. See full story (http://www.marketwatch.com/story/why-pro-athletes-may-lose-a-fortune-because-of-the-new-tax-law-2018-12-06).
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Consumers will be handsomely rewarded for following a smart credit card strategy. See full story (http://www.marketwatch.com/story/follow-these-credit-card-hacks-to-rack-up-major-savings-while-holiday-shopping-2018-11-21).
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