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Dow Jones Today: Dow Dips After The Home Depot Misses Earnings Expectations

The Dow Jones today dropped over 150 points in in pre-market hours after The Home Depot Inc.(NYSE: HD) fell short of revenue expectations in its Q1 earnings report Tuesday morning. The firm reported earnings per share (EPS) of $2.08 on top of $24.94 billion in revenue.

Wall Street had expected $2.06 on top of $25.2 billion. The miss was a surprise given the strength of the housing market,....More>>>

Why Goldman Sachs and Apple Will Launch a New Credit Card

Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (NYSE: GS) and Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) shocked the world when they announced that they are planning to introduce a new joint credit card. The duo plan on debuting this credit card as early as next year.

The platform for the card will be branded with Apple Pay, the online mobile payment platform Apple has been pioneering for years.

This move also comes at....More>>>

Jobs Growth Stays A Little Slow in April As Unemployment Rate Falls

Jobs growth seems to be leveling off a little after many months of feverish gains. Employment rose 164,000 in April, the U.S. government said in its Non-farm payrolls report Friday, below Wall Street analysts’ expectations for the second month in a row.

The new figure comes after a March jobs report that showed surprisingly tepid growth of just 103,000. That number got revised up to....More>>>

Today In Cryptocurrency: Goldman Adds Crypto Desk, Information Officers Shun Blockchain

The cryptocurrency maintained its bullish momentum on Thursday, with most major currencies trading up by more than 3 percent on the day. Here’s a look at some of the headlines that were moving the cryptocurrency market today and which currencies were on the move.

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Goldman Sachs Group, Inc (NYSE: GS) officially announced it's opening a cryptocurrency trading desk.....More>>>

Chevron, Goldman Sachs Boost DJIA Thursday

December 21, 2017: Markets opened higher again Thursday following the report that U.S. GDP growth in Q3 was 3.2%. Jobless claims were a little higher than expected. Tomorrow brings reports on personal income and spending, durable goods orders, and new home sales. WTI crude oil for February delivery settled at $58.36 a barrel, up 0.5% for the day. February gold added$1.00 on the day to settle at....More>>>

Chevron, Goldman Sachs Boost DJIA Thursday

December 21, 2017: Markets opened higher again Thursday following the report that U.S. GDP growth in Q3 was 3.2%. Jobless claims were a little higher than expected. Tomorrow brings reports on personal income and spending, durable goods orders, and new home sales. WTI crude oil for February delivery settled at $58.36 a barrel, up 0.5% for the day. February gold added$1.00 on the day to settle at....More>>>

Travelers, Goldman Sachs Sink DJIA Monday

August 28, 2017: Markets opened higher for the third straight day Monday, but gains were offset in short order on both the S&P 500 and the DJIA. There was no major economic news Monday and no earnings of note. Two large biotech mergers kept the Nasdaq Composite rocking higher. Healthcare and tech posted the largest sector gains will financials and tech stocks lagged. WTI crude oil for....More>>>