Articles From: Apple Watch helps to grow demand for all smartwatches to Canadian Banks End Year With Warning of Gathering Headwinds to Growth


By Rex Crum, MarketWatch UBS says more consumers are 'very likely' to buy device next year SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- For a product that so far has no price tag, no confirmed release date and is still awaiting federal authorization before it can go on sale, the Apple Watch is already considered by many to be redefining the nascent smartwatch market.
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By Rex Crum, MarketWatch Apple, Amazon in the red as holiday retail sales disappoint SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Tech stocks were mostly in the red on Cyber Monday, joining the broader market in a retreat that appeared to be fueled by reports of negative retail sales following the Thanksgiving holiday in the U.S. A report from the National Retail Foundation said total retail spending between Thanksgiving and Sunday fell 11% from a year ago, to $50.9 billion, with shoppers spending an average of $380.95 each during the post-holiday weekend.
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By Rex Crum, MarketWatch Apple, Amazon in the red as holiday retail sales disappoint SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Tech stocks were mostly in the red on Cyber Monday, joining the broader market in a retreat that appeared to be fueled by reports of negative retail sales following the Thanksgiving holiday in the U.S. A report from the National Retail Foundation said total retail spending between Thanksgiving and Sunday fell 11% from a year ago, to $50.9 billion, with shoppers spending an average of $380.95 each during the post-holiday weekend.
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By Rex Crum, MarketWatch E-commerce leader gets lift as Stifel Nicolaus raises rating to buy SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- A rating upgrade from Stifel Nicolaus helped give eBay Inc. a mild lift Monday, but the e-commerce leader proved to be an outlier on a negative day for the tech sector.
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By Rex Crum, MarketWatch E-commerce leader could see 'significant catalyst' with PayPal spinoff SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Tech stocks started the week with mild gains Monday, with eBay Inc. among the advancers after Stifel Nicolaus analyst Scott Devitt raised his rating on the e-commerce company to buy from hold.
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By Rex Crum, MarketWatch E-commerce leader could see 'significant catalyst' with PayPal spinoff SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Tech stocks started the week with mild gains Monday, with eBay Inc. among the advancers after Stifel Nicolaus analyst Scott Devitt raised his rating on the e-commerce company to buy from hold.
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2014/9/19
By Rex Nutting, MarketWatch WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) -- Mitt Romney isn't the only millionaire who's managed to exploit U.S. tax laws to sock away hundreds of millions of dollars in a tax-deferred individual retirement account, the Government Accountability Office reports.
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2014/11/20
By Rhiannon Hoyle ADELAIDE, Australia-- BHP Billiton Ltd.
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2014/9/24
By Rhiannon Hoyle BHP Billiton Ltd.
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By Rhiannon Hoyle SYDNEY --
Sign-up for Rio Tinto confirms it rebuffed Glencore's takeover bid investment picks
2014/11/23
By Rhiannon Hoyle SYDNEY-- BHP Billiton Ltd.
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2014/11/24
By Rhiannon Hoyle SYDNEY-- BHP Billiton Ltd.
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2014/11/19
By Rhiannon Hoyle SYDNEY-- BHP Billiton Ltd.
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2014/12/3
By Rhiannon Hoyle SYDNEY-- Fortescue Metals Group Ltd.
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2014/11/28
By Rhiannon Hoyle SYDNEY--Fortescue Metals Group Ltd.
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2014/12/2
By Rhiannon Hoyle SYDNEY--Iron-ore shipments through Australia's Port Hedland, the world's largest iron-ore export hub, slumped last month as China's push for clearer skies during a global summit in Beijing curbed demand.
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2014/11/25
By Rhiannon Hoyle SYDNEY--Litigation funder IMF Bentham Ltd.
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2014/12/14
By Rhiannon Hoyle SYDNEY--Newcrest Mining Ltd.
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2014/11/25
By Rhiannon Hoyle SYDNEY--The ouster of Kingsgate Consolidated Ltd.'s two most senior executives just weeks after they started their jobs had its roots in moves to examine the sale of a major silver-and-gold deposit in Chile and refocus on Papua New Guinea.
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2014/11/20
By Richard EisenbergPre-retirees should avoid market timing, overconfidence When it comes to investing, you're doing it wrong.
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2014/11/12
By Richard EisenbergSurvey says they're often confusing, but offers tips Seems like every other day, there's a story about how health care costs are absurd or confounding.
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2014/11/19
By Richard Silk BEIJING--A closely-watched gauge of activity in China's manufacturing sector declined in November after a pickup the previous month, adding to concerns over the health of the world's second-largest economy.
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2014/11/18
By Richard Xu Policy combos drive balanced economic structural change China has introduced a series of policies by state councils and many other departments/regulators that target to achieve the following key missions: 1) Open more business/investment opportunities for private capital 2) Reduce poor capital allocation at local government 3) Channel more funding/capital to private sectors via targeted loosening and more active capital markets 4) Contain key risks such as local government debt and shadow banking risks We have seen a series of positive evidence that these policies/efforts are working, which will be key support for China's financial stocks.
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2014/10/27
By Rick Carew, Dana Mattioli and Juro Osawa Hewlett-Packard Co.
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2014/11/19
By Rick Carew and Fanny Liu HONG KONG--
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2014/11/19
By Rick Carew And Fanny Liu HONG KONG--Oaktree Group LLC is exiting its flagship Asian private equity investment, Fusheng Group, according to people familiar with the situation, in a deal that could value the business around $1 billion and signals the shift of the big U.S. investor away from buying controlling stakes to potential distressed investments in Asia.
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2014/11/25
By Rick Carew And Jonathan Cheng in Hong Kong in Seoul Asia-focused private-equity fund Headland Capital Partners Ltd.
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2014/12/4
By Rick Carew HONG KONG--A Japanese conglomerate that trades everything from gas to grain and the holding company owned by one of Thailand's richest men are in talks to invest billions of dollars in Citic Ltd., the Chinese state-owned conglomerate.
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2014/12/11
By Rick Carew Royal Dutch Shell PLC is looking to sell its stake in a Chinese oil lubricants business in a deal that could fetch up to $500 million, as the Anglo-Dutch energy major sheds assets across the globe amid falling oil prices.
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2014/12/5
By Rita Trichur After four years of bumper earnings growth, Canada's biggest banks ended fiscal 2014 warning of gathering headwinds to growth, as debt-laden consumers make the switch from borrowing to saving and as banks' costs rise.
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