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Under the sweeping tax proposals introduced by Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren, some billionaires and multimillionaires could see their federal tax rate climb above 100 percent. Continue Reading Below Tax rates higher than 100 percent could result from the combination of several t

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Now is the time to stay “patient” because assets are expensive, volatility is likely to rise and growth is slowing, according Pacific Investment Management Co.’s group chief investment officer. “We are patient and defensive, maintaining portfolio flexibility with almost every decision we make so we

XLE Weekly: Minor Price Discovery Lower To 59.34s Where Buying Interest Halted The Pullback
Balance development in Monday’s auction before buying interest failed at key support, driving price lower to 59.34s into Thursday’s trade. Buy excess developed there, halting the sell-side ...   Seeking Alpha  
It's not just farmers-U.S. exports may never recover from the trade war
The Trump administration's trade war is ravaging exports to China across the U.S. and well beyond the farm belt, new data from the U.S. Commerce Department show. More than 30 states stretching from Florida to Alaska suffered double-digit drops in ...   SFGate  
Closing the skills gap in NE Ohio is a top priority for JobsOhio, Team NEO and local partners: Bob Smith
According to a report commissioned and updated annually by Team NEO – JobsOhio’s Northeast Ohio regional economic development partner – we are having a harder time keeping and training our talent in this part of the state. Team NEO has set a worthy goal that 65 percent of our residents hold a postse   Cleveland.com  
Silver Falls To Oversold Territory
Silver is more volatile than gold. Silver underperformed the yellow metal during the June through September rally. Still looking bullish on the long-term chart. Expect a wide trading range in the silver futures arena. USLV and DSLV for those who do not trade futures. The price of silver hit a high i   Seeking Alpha  
Here are the best analyst calls of the week on Wall Street, including Apple, Live Nation
Maxim downgraded Apple to sell from hold, citing concerns about lower iPhone sales in 2020. Evercore ISI upgraded Live Nation to outperform and said that the concert business was "recession-resilient." Jefferies reiterated its buy rating on Grocery Outlet Holding Corp. and said it's bullish on the d   CNBC  
E-mini Dow Jones Industrial Average (YM) Futures Technical Analysis – Uptrending Gann Angle at 27687 Guiding Market Higher
December E-mini Dow Jones Industrial Average futures hit a fresh record high on Friday, buoyed by positive comments on U.S.-China trade relations from White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow on Thursday and U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross on Friday. On Thursday, Kudlow provided another ray of   YAHOO!  
U.S. Production Weighs On The Price Of Oil - Bullish And Bearish Factors In The Energy Commodity
API reports a small withdrawal. EIA rise more since early October - the rig count continues to drop. U.S. output increases to a new record level - critical for the OPEC meeting. Trade and Aramco. UCO and SCO for those who do not trade futures. The prices of WTI and Brent crude oil futures on the NYM   Seeking Alpha  
The 40-day GM strike cost the automaker nearly $3 billion — and BAML says Fiat Chrysler is most at risk of a future walkout
A union strike at Fiat would "materially increase costs" and could "shrink FCA's labor advantage" over Ford and GM, the analysts wrote.   Business Insider  
Oklahoma Judge Shaves $107 Million Off Opioid Decision Against Johnson & Johnson
A global megacorporation best known for Band-Aids and baby powder may be on the hook for more than $100 million less than originally anticipated for its role in Oklahoma's opioid crisis. In a judgment filed Friday, state District Judge Thad Balkman revised an earlier ruling against Johnson & Johnson   NPR  
U.S. retail sales rebound but details show consumer cooling
U.S. retail sales rebounded by slightly more than estimated in October on gains from auto dealers and filling stations, though declines in categories including clothing and furniture stores tempered the advance. The value of overall sales increased 0.3% ...   SFGate