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Netflix record subscriber growth dispels Wall Street worries

(Reuters) – Netflix Inc hooked 7 million new streaming subscribers from July to September, a third more than Wall Street had expected, reassuring investors who had worried the company was facing a slowdown in its fast-paced growth. The record number of additions in the third quarter brought Netflix’s customer base to 137 million worldwide, confirming its rank as by far ...

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Asian shares slip on lingering trade, U.S. rates worries

TOKYO (Reuters) – Asian shares slipped on Monday as worries over Sino-U.S. trade disputes, a possible slowdown in the Chinese economy and higher U.S. borrowing costs tempered optimism despite a rebound in global equities late last week. A man in a business building is reflected on an electronic stock quotation board outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan, October 11, 2018. ...

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Wall St. stalls as global worries trounce materials stocks

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Wall Street’s major indexes failed to make much progress on Tuesday as investors, worried about global growth prospects, fled from materials and industrials stocks. FILE PHOTO – Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., October 3, 2018. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid The International Monetary Fund cut global economic growth ...

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Tech stocks prop up Wall Street amid global growth worries

(Reuters) – The S&P 500 and the Nasdaq rose for the first time in four days on Tuesday, boosted by a rebound in technology stocks, but gains were kept in check after the International Monetary Fund said the Sino-U.S. trade war would slow global growth. FILE PHOTO – Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) ...

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Nasdaq drops for third day on global growth worries

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The tech-heavy Nasdaq fell on Monday for the third straight day as a sell-off in Chinese markets sparked concerns about slowing global economic growth, though the S&P 500 pared losses to end nearly flat. Beijing announced a steep cut in the level of cash that banks must hold as reserves, aimed at lowering financing costs and ...

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Wall Street rally halted by trade worries

NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. stocks ended their four-day winning streak on Thursday as trade anxieties resurfaced and investors sold risk ahead of the long Labor Day holiday weekend. Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., August 28, 2018. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid The Dow Jones Industrial Average .DJI fell 137.51 points, or ...

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Trade worries drag on Wall Street; tech stocks keep Nasdaq afloat

(Reuters) – The S&P 500 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average slipped on Thursday, after four sessions of gains, over concerns about the U.S.-China trade war, but gains in technology stocks helped lift the Nasdaq. Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., August 28, 2018. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid Washington has proposed slapping ...

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Wall Street set to open lower on China tariff worries

(Reuters) – U.S. stock indexes were set to open lower on Thursday as optimism over U.S.-Canada trade talks was overshadowed by concerns over Washington’s tariff dispute with China, which has been the bigger weight on the market for most of the year. Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., August 28, ...

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