Currencies: Dollar weaker after economic data; British pound jumps

The U.S. dollar put in a mixed performance versus major rivals following a knee-jerk spike on the back of economic data, including a stronger-than-expected rise in consumer price inflation for August.

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U.S. fund investors rush into money-market funds, Treasuries: Lipper

NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. fund investors sought shelter during the latest week, pouring more than double the amount from the previous week into money markets, and stockpiling the most in "safe haven"…

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Deep Dive: These 20 value stocks are disguised as bargain growth stocks

Some companies in the ‘value’ camp are increasing sales rapidly while becoming more profitable, says Phil van Doorn.

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Deep Dive: Analysts have raised, or lowered, their price targets the most on these U.S. stocks

They’re bullish on Vertex Pharmaceuticals, Boeing and Nvidia, and bearish on Foot Locker, Chipotle and Advance Auto Parts.

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Deep Dive: These four fund managers’ secret to success: Don’t go with your gut on stocks

What investors need is ‘second-level thinking’ to avoid making mistakes, writes Phil van Doorn.

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Trump Today: Trump Today: President says immigration deal getting ‘fairly close’ but concedes border wall will come later

President Donald Trump outlined a deal Thursday to overhaul an Obama-era immigration program and said his promised border wall could come later, plus told reporters during a trip to Florida he didn’t think a tax overhaul would need to include an increase in rates for the wealthy.

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Treasury’s Mnuchin says no tax cut for wealthy

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Thursday that the Trump administration's upcoming tax plan will not be aimed at lowering income taxes for the wealthiest…

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numberFire: Here’s who to start and sit in Week 2 of fantasy football

So take a deep breath, hold your nose, and try your best to not weigh what you saw in Week 1 too heavily when you’re making start-sit choices this week.

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‘Trump Trade’ returns? Small-cap stocks rally on hopes of tax deal

NEW YORK (Reuters) – With time running out before Congress turns its attention to the 2018 mid-term elections, small-cap stocks are increasingly acting as a bellwether for the market's expectations…

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Caroline Baum: The index of index creation is off the charts

Economists have created an index for almost everything, but many of these creations don’t add any value, writes Caroline Baum.

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