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Baidu Earnings, Not As Advertised

Baidu, Inc. (NASDAQ: BIDU) reported second-quarter financial results before U.S. markets opened Tuesday as $1.81 in earnings per American Depositary Share (ADS) on $2.67 billion in revenue compared to consensus estimates of $1.87 ...
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Here’s Why the Chinese Stock Market Will Remain Volatile

The Chinese stock market went into a free fall in Monday’s trading, dipping an amazing 8.5% in one day. Some investors may view this as the ultimate value opportunity, while ...
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Here’s Why the Chinese Stock Market Will Remain Volatile

The Chinese stock market went into a free fall in Monday’s trading, dipping an amazing 8.5% in one day. Some investors may view this as the ultimate value opportunity, while ...
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Could China’s Growth Rates Drop To U.S. Level?

China's GDP growth rate is 7%, and trending downward. The GDP growth rate in the US is expected to be 3% in the third quarter, if forecasts by banks which include ...
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Do People In Developing Countries Need Cars?

GM (NYSE: GM) will spend $5 billon on expansion efforts to sell more cars in developing nations. The premise for this investment may be faulty. People in places like Brazil ...
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China Markets Collapse 8%

Whatever the Chinese government set in the way of keeping stocks higher ran out of steam as major markets there fell as much as 8%. The run up in stocks ...
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So What Is the Price of Tea in China These Days Anyway?

The contracting China Caixin purchasing managers’ index, or PMI, published this week surprised analysts to the downside. The figure came in at 48.2, signaling the all-important below-50 contraction figure. Even ...
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Yahoo Files Alibaba Spin-Off Plan

In a filing delivered Friday to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Yahoo Inc. (NASDAQ: YHOO) said it will distribute all shares of common stock in a new company ...
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Why Intel Should Make a Challenging and Daring Bid for Micron

Micron Technology Inc. (NASDAQ: MU) has had a solid week, with its shares bouncing handily on the heels of a reported $23 billion buyout offer from China's Tsinghua Unigroup. There is ...
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Google’s China and Russia Problems

Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL) reported second-quarter earnings that were much better than expected. However, its global growth rate continues to be reined in by its difficulties in China and Russia. Together, ...
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3 Reasons Why Apple’s Stock Fell This Week

At the end of the week, computer and software giant Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) was trading roughly 3% off of its five-day high of $127 set on Tuesday and roughly ...
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Short Interest in Apple Jumps

Between the concerns about Apple Watch sales and anxiety about upcoming earnings, Apple Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AAPL) stock has fallen recently and was at a multi-month low last week. Is it any wonder then ...
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Credit Suisse Remains Cautious in China

Has the drop in China's stock market found a bottom yet? Some investors think so, while other investors think something far worse could be coming down the pipe. Credit Suisse's ...
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Top Chinese Stocks Massively Higher in New York

With Shanghai posting a massive rally, there are many big stocks on the move that trade in the United States that are really Chinese outfits. That is what happens when ...
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Ford and General Motors Face Dimmer Hopes in China

Car maker General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) saw flat year-over-year sales in the month of June in China. Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) did not fare much better, with a ...
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