Who said stores are dead? These 5 retailers are investing billions of dollars in bricks and mortar

Who said stores are dead? These 5 retailers are investing billions of dollars in bricks and mortar

Though shoppers are increasingly spending more time and money online, that doesn’t mean retailers should ignore their stores. In fact, some of the biggest players in the industry are spending billions of dollars to remodel their existing shops, hoping to...
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Cramer Remix: This company’s earnings could signal a weakening economy

Cramer Remix: This company’s earnings could signal a weakening economy

Cramer Remix: This company’s earnings could signal a weakening economy   7:03 PM ET Fri, 30 Nov 2018 | 01:09 Trade talks and the latest data on U.S. employment will color the week ahead for the stock market, CNBC’s Jim Cramer...
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Holiday shoppers used their phones to spend $1 billion this Thanksgiving

Holiday shoppers used their phones to spend $1 billion this Thanksgiving

Shoppers weren’t afraid to pull out their smartphones to shop on Thanksgiving, to the tune of $1 billion. Sales online Thanksgiving Day totaled $3.7 billion, up 28 percent from a year ago, Adobe Analytics said in a report Friday. That...
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S. Africa to receive 20 bln USD in investment in 5 years

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa described the first South African Investment Conference as a success on Friday after businesses pledged to invest 290 billion rand (about 20 billion U.S. dollars) into the economy in the next five years. Various companie...
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Jamie Dimon sounds warning about ‘geopolitical issues bursting all over the place’

Jamie Dimon sounds warning about ‘geopolitical issues bursting all over the place’

J.P. Morgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon raised concerns Friday that rising interest rates and geopolitical flareups could derail U.S. economic growth. “The economy is still very strong, and that’s across wages, job creation, capital expenditure, consu...
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Following the money: where China’s $40bn investment in Australia is going

New data out on Chinese investment in Australia has revealed that while the mining industry is the dominant destination of funds, investment in real estate and transport infrastructure also accounts for a large proportion of Chinese activity. And while most...
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