Mark Hulbert: U.S.-China trade spat isn’t why stocks are stumbling

Market-timers, not free markets, are the real cause of stocks’ current slump, writes Mark Hulbert.

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New ‘spider’ ETF captures Facebook, AT&T in its web

NEW YORK (Reuters) – State Street Global Advisors said on Tuesday that it had launched an exchange-traded fund (ETF) that will track the recently refreshed communication services sector, which…

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Next Avenue: How women entrepreneurs can get the most out of crowdfunding

It’s a smart way to raise money, if you do it right.

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Grow: How two entrepreneurs beat the long odds on “Shark Tank”

The Columbia University classmates earned a spot the show and a $200,000 investment from Mark Cuban.

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NerdWallet: Save yourself time and money by traveling like a minimalist

Adopt minimalist travel habits and potentially hang on to hundreds — or thousands — of dollars

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Wealth management startup SigFig secures $50 million round led by General Atlantic

NEW YORK (Reuters) – SigFig, a San Francisco-based startup that provides wealth management technology to financial companies, has raised $50 million from investors, it said on Tuesday.

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The Wall Street Journal: U.S., South Korea cancel major military exercise scheduled for August

The Pentagon said Monday that it had agreed with South Korea to cancel an important military exercise that was scheduled for later this summer, in keeping with President Donald Trump’s pledge to halt war games while talks are under way with North Korea

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The Wall Street Journal: Trump seeks additional $200 billion in tariffs against China — and threatens even more

President Donald Trump threatened to sharply escalate a trade conflict with China, asking his administration to identify $200 billion in imported goods from China to be penalized with tariffs.

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The Wall Street Journal: Beyoncé and Jay-Z’s new album goes to multiple streaming platforms, and is already a hit

Beyoncé and Jay-Z have made their new album available for streaming across all major music services — as long as listeners are paying for it.

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The Wall Street Journal: Disneyland offers sneak peek for a price: $50 an hour

After raising some ticket prices for its theme parks by more than 20% over the past five years, Walt Disney Co. will set a new benchmark this week when it offers die-hard fans the chance to attend a six-hour preview of a new attraction at Disneyland — for $299.

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