Archive for August 14th, 2017

A persisting puzzle about the U.S. economy is how it can seem both strong and weak. On the one hand, it remains a citadel of innovation, producing new companies like Uber. On the other, the economy is expanding at a snail’s pace of 2% annually since 2010. How could both be true? Why isn’t innovation translating into faster growth? The answer or part of the answer is that American businesses are running on two separate tracks. Call them the “youthful” and “middle-aged” tracks.
You can’t miss youthful capitalism. The Googles of the world dazzle with their rapid innovation. Their…

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<p>Stocks ended sharply higher Monday as traders saw geopolitical tensions easing.</p><p></p>

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Merck's CEO, Ken Frazier, is the second high-profile departure from the council.

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A Chinese automaker reportedly made a quiet bid to acquire Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, raising the distinct possibility that the traditional member of the Detroit Three that was bailed out by U.S. taxpayers could wind up with Chinese ownership.&nbsp;

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<p>Stocks traded sharply higher Monday as traders saw geopolitical tensions easing.</p><p></p>

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Bitcoin soared past $4,000 for the first time on growing optimism faster transaction times will hasten the spread of the cryptocurrency.

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With nearly $100 billion in cash, the conglomerate that Warren built is having second thoughts about never paying one

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<p>U.S. stocks traded sharply higher on Monday as traders saw geopolitical tensions easing.</p>

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<p>U.S. stocks opened sharply higher on Monday as traders saw geopolitical tensions easing.</p>

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Merck &amp; Co Inc Chief Executive Kenneth Frasier resigned from U.S. President Donald Trump's American Manufacturing Council on Monday, saying he was taking a stand against intolerance and extremism.

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