Oregon Lost Most Jobs to China

The state with the most jobs lost to China on a percentage basis? Oregon at 3.67% between 2001 and 2013, according to the Economic Policy Institute. But the carnage does ...
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Issues in China Still Weighing on Yum!

Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM) announced its estimates for earnings per share growth. The company expects that growth will be in the mid-single-digit range for 2014 and that there will ...
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What to Expect From Costco Earnings

Costco Wholesale Corp. (NASDAQ: COST) will report its fiscal first-quarter earnings Wednesday before the market open. Thomson Reuters has consensus estimates of $1.09 in earnings per share and $26.92 billion ...
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The China Drop Rationale

Early Tuesday, China stocks have been taking a beating as the market seems to be correcting. The Shanghai Composite Index has increased roughly 50% within the past six months and ...
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Walmart in China: Still Bricks-and-Mortar in an Online World

At the end of January 2014, Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) reported that its Chinese store count totaled 405, including 395 retail stores and 10 wholesale locations. That is less ...
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Can Starbucks Nearly Double Revenues in 5 Years?

Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ: SBUX) announced Thursday morning at its investor day the details of its five-year plan to accelerate profitable growth as it extends its markets, channels and formats around ...
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Stock Split Image Escapes Secondary Offering Undertow, Inc. (NASDAQ: JD) filed an F-1 form with the Securities and Exchange Commission for a secondary offering. The terms are being set for the offering as a maximum proposed ...
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China Moves to Cut Smoking, Cigarette Advertising

There are more than 300 million smokers in China and another 740 million Chinese who are exposed to second-hand smoke each year. The government is looking to reduce those numbers ...
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Will China’s eHi IPO Make a Splash?

eHi Car Services Ltd. (NYSE: EHIC) has announced that its initial public offering (IPO) of 10 million American depositary shares (ADSs) are expected to enter the market Tuesday morning. Each ...
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New ETF Launches for China Bond Market Access

Van Eck Global is rolling out a new exchange traded fund (ETF) that allows U.S. investors access to the Chinese onshore bond market. Market Vectors ChinaAMC China Bond ETF (NYSEMKT: ...
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Boeing, Airbus Quiet So Far at Zhuhai Air Show

The opening day the Zhuhai Air Show -- China’s largest such event -- saw little action from the world’s two leading commercial aircraft manufacturers. China’s own Commercial Aircraft Corp. of ...
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Jack Ma Promises Alipay Will Come Public Too!

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (NYSE: BABA) founder Jack Ma was interviewed by CNBC's David Faber on Tuesday. The interview is on the heels of Singles Day being the strongest ever ...
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Why Oppenheimer Got So Bullish on Alibaba

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (NYSE: BABA) has seen its shares trade higher and higher, although we may have seen a small sell-the-news reaction to the good news about Singles Day ...
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Boeing Nabs $8.5 Billion Order Ahead of Zhuhai Air Show

Dublin-based SMBC Aviation Capital and Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) announced on Sunday an order worth $8.5 billion at list prices for 80 737 MAX 8 aircraft from the leasing company. ...
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Should Investors Gamble on Macau?

Gaming stocks were not particularly pleased Tuesday and Wednesday when Macau reported revenues under what analysts were expecting. Two analyst reports from top firms explain the drop and what the outlook ...
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