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2014/12/1
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Weak Black Friday sales could hit retailers NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures were pointing to a lower open on Monday, as traders return from holiday to a string of dour headlines.
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2014/11/28
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Critical intelligence before the U.S. market opens Welcome to the new era of QE4.
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2014/12/9
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Global stocks under pressure, yuan suffers record loss MADRID (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures pointed to a rough start for Wall Street on Tuesday, amid fresh speculation the Federal Reserve may be close to pulling back its pledge to keep rates low, and sagging global markets, with China particularly hard hit.
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2015/1/2
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Critical intelligence before the U.S. market opens When I was a kid, we greeted the New Year by banging pots and pans in the doorway, about as exciting as it got for a small Kansas town.
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2014/12/16
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Russia hikes rates to 17%, stocks collapse MADRID (MarketWatch) -- Stock futures traded higher on Tuesday, riding along with a recovery for European markets, but strategists were wary after a sharp rise in Russian interest rates and as oil prices plunged anew on weak Chinese data.
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2014/11/26
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Consumer prices, spending and new-home sales all on tap MADRID (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures made small advances on Wednesday, the last full day of trading ahead of the Thanksgiving break, ahead of a barrage of data on consumer prices, new-home sales and other indicators.
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2014/12/5
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Europe stocks rally on talk early QE may be coming after all MADRID (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures rose slightly on Friday as investors waited for a batch of data, including all-important nonfarm payrolls, along with numbers showing whether pay for American workers is rising.
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2014/12/12
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Critical intelligence before the U.S. market opens Invest in energy.
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2014/11/25
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Critical intelligence before the U.S. market opens Yesterday, this column talked about how a less-optimistic outlook on stocks might be a good thing for investors next year.
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2014/11/26
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Jobless claims spike, consumer spending ticks up NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures pulled back on Wednesday after the first batch of economic data, slated to roll out Wednesday, came in softer than expected.
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2014/12/5
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Europe stocks rally on talk early QE may be coming after all MADRID (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures rose slightly on Friday as investors waited for a batch of data, including all-important nonfarm payrolls, along with numbers showing whether pay for American workers is rising.
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2014/12/3
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Markets expected to take a breather from commodity watching LONDON (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures pointed to a slightly weaker start for Wall Street on Wednesday, ahead of ADP payrolls and other data, which could take some focus off commodity prices.
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2014/12/11
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Retail sales jump in November NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures endured a volatile morning, but moved higher after strong jobless claims and retail sales data on Thursday.
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2014/10/27
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch MADRID (MarketWatch) -- Blood on the walls.
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2014/10/27
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch MADRID (MarketWatch) -- Blood on the walls.
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2014/10/27
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch MADRID (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures struggled to move higher Monday, as relief from the relatively sanguine results of a series of tests of the health of the European banking system were overshadowed by worry over weak German data.
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2014/10/27
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch MADRID (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures struggling Monday as relief after European Union bank stress tests was replaced by worry over weak German data.
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2014/10/24
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Friday could be one of those "watch the Ebola headlines for an opportunity to sell" kind of day.
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2014/10/24
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Friday could be one of those "watch the Ebola headlines for an opportunity to sell" kind of day.
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2014/10/23
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch I'll invest more when there's more uncertainty in the economy.
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2014/10/23
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch I'll invest more when there's more uncertainty in the economy.
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2014/11/25
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Critical intelligence before the U.S. market opens Yesterday, this column talked about how a less-optimistic outlook on stocks might be a good thing for investors next year, h/t WSJ MoneyBeat, which pointed to calls for the S&P 500 to return just 5% next year, versus a near 12% gain this year.
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2014/11/6
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures rose after the European Central Bank president Mario Draghi reiterated the bank is looking to expand its balance sheet to levels not seen since early 2012.
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2014/11/6
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch MADRID (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures held largely to the flat line on Thursday, as investors awaited a news conference from the European Central Bank for any hints of future easing measures.
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2014/11/6
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch MADRID (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures traded flat on Thursday, as investors started the wait for the outcome of the European Central Bank against a backdrop of slightly weaker global stocks.
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2014/11/4
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch MADRID (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures were pointing to a slightly lower, to flat, start for Wall Street after the European Commission slashed its growth forecasts for Europe.
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2014/11/4
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch MADRID (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures were pointing to a lower start for Wall Street after the European Commission slashed its growth forecasts for Europe and as oil prices continued to sink after Saudi Arabia cut prices for the U.S. market.
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2014/11/3
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch MADRID (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures pointed to a slightly lower open for Wall Street on Monday after a heady two-week run, following weak manufacturing data out of China.
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2014/11/3
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch MADRID (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures pointed to a slightly lower open for Wall Street on Monday after a heady two-week run, following weak manufacturing data out of China.
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2014/11/3
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch MADRID (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures pointed to a slightly lower open for Wall Street on Monday after a heady two-week run, following weak manufacturing data out of China.
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