"One very common bias, especially in taxable accounts, is that people don't want to realize the taxable gains and pay the tax," he said. The S&P 500, which tracks 500 large-cap public stocks, posted a gain of 28. The agreement, expected to be announced next week, is the 14th such deal in the last four months. But the firm said Bed Bath hasn't been able to "capitalize on Pier 1's displaced sales. I asked Besaw to handicap the biggest risk to stock prices in 2020

Bloomberg | Getty ImagesWASHINGTON — Amazon said Wednesday it filed a motion to pause Microsoft's work on the Pentagon's multibillion-dollar cloud deal until a court rules on the protest of the contract award. Economists polled by Dow Jones had predicted crude stockpiles would drop 3. In a statement following the meeting, Nigerian Finance Minster Zainab Ahmed said the action was "inconsistent with the decision of the Authority of the Heads of State and Government of ECOWAS for the adoption of the eco as the name of an independent ECOWAS single currency. "If you ask me, I am even more disappointed by their assessment of the Hong Kong situation and their comment on the 'weak institutions and governance,' because after seven months of unrest, what has proven to be resilient is Hong Kong's institutions and governance. In its latest diversity report, Pinterest said 6% of its workers were Hispanic or Latino and 4% were black

VIDEO2:3802:38Why this trading expert says PayPal a standout over SquareTrading NationPayPal and Square are rallying again Wednesday, a day after getting upgrades. Without solid earnings growth, it will be hard for investors to justify the market's high valuations. "I heard some pros and cons of this so-called yellow economic circle, but then I see it in a more positive way as people gain more solidarity through economic ways," said Lin On Yeung, a curator of the store. ""Clearly, Tesla can be a volatile momentum stock in either direction given very wide theoretical scenarios for the company. And as we do we're going to be transparent with our investors

The VanEck Vectors Semiconductor ETF, which includes the top S&P 500 chipmakers, rose 1. It will launch in Europe on March 31 and in Latin America in October, paving the way for more growth potential. Since going public in May, Beyond has seen its shares soar more than 200%. , right) can talk to animals, including Chee-Chee the gorilla (voice of Rami Malek). Hyde explained several times that he was paranoid that someone was out to get him

But after two years of IVF treatments, the Denver couple got a double dose of good news: Amber was pregnant with twins. IHOPA rendering of a Flip'd by IHOP restaurantSource: IHOPIHOP, Applebee's sister chain, will open its first Flip'd by IHOP in April. Just remember that the coverage ends once the term has expired. Market overdue for pullbackThe current outbreak comes at a time when the market has been on a steady climb for the last several months, powered mainly by large tech stocks. Mark Kauzlarich | Bloomberg | Getty ImagesTake a look at the companies making headlines after the bell

This was on display following the September attacks on Saudi Arabia's oil facilities in Abqaiq and Khurais, which took an estimated 5. Global manufacturing powerhouse Hon Hai (also known as Foxconn) was among the top five companies importing to the U. Rowe Price, these have strong track records, they have relatively low cost structures. According to the white paper, the EU's regulatory framework for artificial intelligence includes plans for a temporary ban on facial recognition technology, requiring it to be banned from public places for three to five years after the ban is formally introduced. "— Kate Fazzini and Yelena Dzhanova contributed to this report from CNBC's global headquarters in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey

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During the first nine months of 2019 they came in at an annual rate of 1. The newspaper added that Oyo refused to pay hotels the full amounts of money they were allegedly owed, based on interviews with hotel owners and employees, emails, legal complaints, and other documents. The automaker said the loss will not impact adjusted earnings per share because it's a special item. Last year, the successful launches of Xtrackers' MSCI USA ESG Leaders Equity ETF (USSG) and iShares' ESG MSCI USA Leaders ETF (SUSL) put ESG strategies — which score companies based on characteristics like their sustainability efforts and their relationships with investors and employees — in the spotlight, with the two funds attracting roughly $1. This situation remains very volatile, very fluid and the Iraqi government is caught between the U

Watch the video above to find out what these companies are doing to decrease our dependence on passwords, and if we will ever be able to ditch the password for good. If you're going to put in all the work to save for your family's future, you should protect it as well. sanctions and increase the Chinese government's influence, experts told CNBC. It also announced changes to its merchandising team — appointing Christina Hennington to executive vice president and chief merchandising officer of hardlines, essentials and capabilities, and Jill Sando to executive vice president and chief merchandising officer of style and Target's owned brands, effective immediately. Today consumers are watching nearly 80 minutes of video a day on their phone, up from six minutes in 2012

The highest any company has ranked is 87 — no company has ever gotten a perfect score. In 2018, the Russian ambassador in Bern was forced to reject claims by the Swiss media that one in four Russian diplomats based in the country was a spy. , when asked about the Instagram post, said, "Anyone claiming that the Jerusalem Cross is some sort of political statement, couldn't be more ignorant. The company has been under intense scrutiny after two of its 737 Max jets crashed within five months, killing 346 people. American authorities later reported there were no casualties from the Iranian attack on the air bases