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Coinbase, the largest cryptocurrency exchange in the U.S., is considering adding five new tokens to its platform. The five digital coins include cardano, basic attention token, stellar lumens, Zcash and 0x. “It wouldn’t surprise me to see these things up 20, 30, 40 percent over the weekend,” digital trader Brian Kelly said Friday on “Fast
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The bank’s recent charge may indicate that consumers are simply getting smarter with rewards programs, according to Bankrate.com chief financial analyst Greg McBride. In online forums devoted to credit-card usage, consumers boast about using spreadsheets and smartphone apps to stay on top of their credit. “There’s a subset of savvy credit-card users who are diligent
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The “Fast Money” traders shared their first moves for the market open. Tim Seymour was a buyer of Twitter Karen Finerman was a buyer of JPMorgan Brian Kelly was a buyer of the S&P Regional Banking ETF Guy Adami was a buyer of CBS Trader disclosure: On July 12, 2018 the following stocks and commodities
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Ethan Miller | Getty Images Entertainment | Getty Images World Wrestling Entertainment Inc. Chairman Vince McMahon (L) and wrestler Triple H appear in the ring during the WWE Monday Night Raw show at the Thomas & Mack Center August 24, 2009 World Wrestling Entertainment shares triple-digit return so far this year has much more to
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Patrick Fallon | Bloomberg | Getty Images Broadcom Corp. signage is displayed outside of the company’s headquarters in Irvine, California. Check out the companies making headlines after the bell: Shares of Broadcom fell as much as 6 percent in the extended session, after the Wall Street Journal reported the chipmaker was nearing a deal to
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But the more devastating impacts of pedal-to-the-metal digital capitalism fall on the environment and global poor. The manufacture of some of our computers and smartphones still uses networks of slave labor. These practices are so deeply entrenched that a company called Fairphone, founded from the ground up to make and market ethical phones, learned it
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Cryptocurrency conversion platform Bancor has suffered a “security breach” that saw $13.5 million worth of digital tokens stolen. The Israeli start-up said Monday that a cryptocurrency wallet on its network had been compromised, leading to the theft of $12.5 million worth of ethereum and $1 million worth of the lesser-known token Pundi X. Ethereum has
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Shares of Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi stumbled on their debut in Hong Kong on Monday, opening for trade down more than 2 percent and slipping as much as 5.88 percent during the session. That came after a disappointing pricing and a listing delay in mainland China. Xiaomi shares opened down at 16.60 Hong Kong dollars
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Utilities lead sector gains over the past month, up more than 10 percent against the S&P 500’s 0.4 percent decline. The recent rise in stock price for companies like NextEra and Duke Energy has steadily tracked falling interest rates over the same period. The Utilities Select Sector SPDR exchange-traded fund has appreciated 9.7 percent. Alternatively,
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Gemini Trust, the cryptocurrency exchange founded by brothers Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss, named NYSE’s top technology executive to be its first chief technology officer, another sign the wild west digital currency sector is moving more mainstream. Robert Cornish was NYSE’s chief information officer, a role that oversaw the Big Board’s ongoing electronic trading overhaul. He
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The “Fast Money” traders shared their first moves for the market open. Pete Najarian is a buyer of KKR & Co Steve Grasso is a buyer of Alibaba Karen Finerman is a buyer of United Rentals Tim Seymour is a seller of the iShares MSCI Mexico ETF Trader disclosure: On July 5, the following stocks
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