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Why Credit Suisse Is Changing Baidu and Alibaba Upside Targets Handily

It is more common than many investors might guess, but analysts often change roles within firms or they go to other firms. Credit Suisse has two new notes out on ...
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Amazon Hammered for Counterfeit Sales

The development and growth of online megastores like Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN), eBay Inc. (NASDAQ: EBAY) and Alibaba Group Holdings Ltd. (NYSE: BABA) have led to increased numbers of counterfeit ...
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China Plans Housing For 3.4 Billion People

China's current population is 1.4 billion. The government is planning well in advance for the growth of its residents, and perhaps too far. The Xinhua News Agency reports the People's ...
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How Yum! Earnings Are Dominated by the Coming China Split

Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM) reported its most recent financial results after the markets closed on Wednesday. This fast food giant is taking a bite out of earnings in terms ...
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The Hague Arbitration Rules Against China in South China Sea Dispute

In one of the mot anticipated rulings about international law as relates to China's claim to the rights of large portions of the South China Sea, an arbitration panel has ...
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3 Stocks to Watch as China Stabilizes

China just surprised the markets by reporting an unexpected rise in capital inflows. Foreign exchange reserves have risen by the most in 14 months on the back of a falling ...
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Why Oppenheimer Thinks Alibaba Is Now Back on the Right Track

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (NYSE: BABA) is perhaps the largest online and mobile company in the world, as measured by gross merchandise volume (GMV), and as such it has a huge ...
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China Nears 600 Million LTE Subscribers

Sometime during the month of July, the 600 millionth Chinese subscriber will sign-up for an LTE connection to the internet. Subscribers to older 3G technology numbered just over 500 million ...
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China PMI Drops To Four Month Low

Brexit is sure to damage the economic growth of both the EU and U.K.  America's GDP growth has been lackluster. Japan's decades long financial trouble has not ended, and will ...
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Google, Others Launch High-Speed Trans-Pacific Cable

A 9,000-kilometer (about 5,600 miles) high-speed, trans-Pacific submerged cable connecting the U.S. West Coast and Japan entered service Friday. Called the "FASTER Cable System," the six-fiber pair cable delivers 60-terabits ...
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SPI Energy Rises on New Chinese Contracts

SPI Energy Co. Ltd. (NASDAQ: SPI) is watching its shares make a handy gain on Monday after it signed two new contracts with China. The company announced that its subsidiary ...
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China’s Largest Wind Turbine Maker Seeks New Markets

In 2015, China's Goldwind Science & Technology installed 7,800 megawatts of wind power generation capacity, the most of any country, displacing General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) as the world's top ...
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Top Analyst Loves 2 Top Blue Chips With Big China Exposure

Any way you slice it, doing business in China is huge, and for one simple reason, the huge population. For years American companies have slowly but surely been making progress ...
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Chinese Investor Increases Stake in LendingClub

Troubled peer-to-peer loan maker LendingClub Corp. (NYSE: LC) reported Monday in a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) that various entities of China-based Shanda Group acquired 57.74 ...
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Lumber Liquidators Stops Sale of Remaining China-Made Laminate Flooring

After a tumultuous year thus far, Lumber Liquidators Holdings Inc. (NYSE: LL) looks like it might be on the road to recovery. The company has suffered ever since the cable ...
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