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Ed Sheeran at Worthy Farm, Pilton on June 25, 2017 in Glastonbury, England. Getty Images Singer Ed Sheeran is on track to break the record for highest-grossing concert tour ever, The Wall Street Journal reported Wednesday. The pop star’s current tour, which ends August 26, is expected to surpass U2 for the highest all-time gross
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U.S. stock index futures were mixed Tuesday morning, as market participants braced for the first day of the Federal Reserve‘s interest rate meeting. At around 02:00 a.m. ET, Dow futures dipped 25 points, indicating a negative open of more than 15 points. Futures on the S&P and Nasdaq were seen pointing in opposite directions. Market focus is largely attuned
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A new generation of investors is getting the impression that owning individual stocks can be “fun and it can be rewarding,” CNBC’s Jim Cramer said Monday. The prior demographic, particularly the millennial cohort, learned that buying individual stocks is “too risky,” he said, due to the skyrocketing valuations of internet companies before the turn of
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Businessman standing in front of window with business thinking. baona | iStock | Getty Images The following is a modified excerpt from CNBC cybersecurity reporter Kate Fazzini’s “Kingdom of Lies: Unnerving Adventures in the World of Cybercrime, ” on sale wherever books are sold. Names of corporations and individuals have been changed to protect sources.  In
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Spencer Platt | Getty Images When recent college graduates and friends Zuhayeer Musa and Zaheer Mohiuddin started to break into the software industry, everything they found on the internet about engineering jobs seemed to be missing the actual information they needed: How much do these jobs pay? Software engineers straight out of college often make
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RH CEO Gary Friedman on Friday explained why it’s critical that companies don’t overreact to “short-term noise” and focus on the “long-term narrative.” Confronted by tariffs on Chinese imports, the former Restoration Hardware high-end furnishing retailer mitigated impacts of the trade war and delivered a beat-and-raise quarter in its Wednesday earnings report. The company’s strategy
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CNBC’s Jim Cramer said Thursday that retail earnings have revealed the middle part of the sector is “struggling.” “There’s a market for high-end luxury goods and low-end mass market merchandise, but right now there’s not much space in between,” the “Mad Money” host said. Diving into the sector’s quarterly results, presented over the past weeks,
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