The stock market's progress to a fresh record hinges on a key gauge of economic growth
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Wall Street is set to get its first read of 2019 economic growth as investors adopt a rosier economic outlook, following talk of a recession only a few weeks ago. See full story (http://www.marketwatch.com/story/the-stock-markets-progress-to-a-fresh-record-hinges-on-a-key-gauge-of-economic-growth-2019-04-20).
On 4/20, consider how living near a marijuana dispensary affects your home's price
Do high times lead to higher home prices? See full story (http://www.marketwatch.com/story/on-420-consider-how-living-near-a-marijuana-dispensary-affects-your-homes-price-2019-04-20).
Mueller report is the best book on the Trump White House so far, says Washington Post review
Mueller report on election interference "shifts abruptly between riveting insider tales and dense legalisms. Its protagonist doesn't really come alive until halfway through," writes Washington Post book critic Carlos Lozada. See full story (http://www.marketwatch.com/story/mueller-report-is-the-best-book-on-the-trump-white-house-so-far-says-washington-post-review-2019-04-20).
Tesla to trim 'Musk friendly' board amid SEC fight
As Tesla Inc. discusses potential ramifications for Chief Executive Elon Musk's actions with the Securities and Exchange Commission, it disclosed a dramatic change to its board of directors late on Good Friday. See full story (http://www.marketwatch.com/story/tesla-looks-to-make-major-changes-to-board-amid-sec-fight-2019-04-19).
You can capture a dividend above 5% and still enjoy stock-market growth
Jeff Jonas of Gabelli talks about a closed-end fund that invests in the health-care and consumer staples sectors. See full story (http://www.marketwatch.com/story/you-can-capture-a-dividend-above-5-and-still-enjoy-stock-market-growth-2019-04-17).
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Roughly a decade ago, the exurbs were ground zero for the housing crisis. Today, they're hotter than ever. See full story (http://www.marketwatch.com/story/it-can-be-risky-to-buy-a-house-in-the-exurbs-but-will-todays-buyers-care-2019-04-17).
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