Stock-market investors are 'staring down the barrel of seasonal weakness for next 3 months'
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It's the most unfavorable time of the year when it comes to stock-market "seasonality" --- and while that's usually not enough to dictate market calls, it's worth paying attention to, a top Wall Street chart watcher warns. See full story (http://www.marketwatch.com/story/stock-market-investors-are-staring-down-the-barrel-of-seasonal-weakness-for-next-3-months-11627482153).
Apple's blowout earnings didn't help its stock, and here's why
Apple Inc.'s stunning fiscal third quarter was overshadowed by the company's forecast for slowing growth in September quarter, putting a damper on its record results. See full story (http://www.marketwatch.com/story/apples-blowout-earnings-didnt-help-its-stock-and-heres-why-11627430752).
Here's the good, and bad, news from the England 'Freedom Day' experiment so far
There have been surprising results so far from the decision to relax coronavirus restrictions in England See full story (http://www.marketwatch.com/story/heres-the-good-and-bad-news-from-the-england-freedom-day-experiment-so-far-11627482711).
U.S. wealth grew by $19 trillion during the pandemic -- but mostly for the very rich
Reliance on credit by U.S. households also is coming back with a bang, according to a new Consumer Financial Protection Bureau report. See full story (http://www.marketwatch.com/story/u-s-wealth-grew-by-19-trillion-during-the-pandemic-but-mostly-for-the-very-rich-11627428603).
Home Depot uses Bluetooth to prevent stolen items from working and combat organized retail crime
Home Depot's efforts come after Target changed store hours to deter shoplifters. See full story (http://www.marketwatch.com/story/home-depot-deploys-bluetooth-to-combat-organized-retail-crime-by-preventing-stolen-items-from-working-11627410440).
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The one consistent part of the pandemic is that everything -- mask policy, included -- is subject to change. See full story (http://www.marketwatch.com/story/no-youre-not-crazy-yes-cdc-mask-guidelines-are-confusing-and-they-have-been-from-the-start-2021-05-14).
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