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Top 5 Stocks To Watchout and Trade Today – October 11, 2021

1. MERCK & Co:  Merck & Co Inc said on Monday it has applied for U.S. emergency use authorization for its tablet to treat mild-to-moderate patients of COVID-19, putting it on course to become the first oral antiviral medication for the disease. Its authorization could help change clinical management...

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European Stock Futures Higher; U.K. GDP Release Helps

European stock markets are expected to open higher Thursday, continuing to stabilize after the sharp losses earlier this week, but doubts about China’s economic expansion remain. At 2:05 AM ET (0605 GMT), the DAX Futures contract in Germany traded 0.7% higher, CAC 40 Futures in France climbed 0.7% and...

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Microsoft stock

Microsoft Gains on $60 Billion Buyback, Higher Quarterly Dividend

Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) is trading up 0.94% at 299.79 Microsoft stock (NASDAQ:MSFT)traded 1.5% higher Wednesday as the company announced a $60 billion share buyback and a higher quarterly dividend. The new share repurchase program, which has no expiration date, may be terminated at any time, the $2.25 trillion company said....

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Boeing Weaker as Ryanair Ends Talks for 737 Max10 Jets Order

Boeing (NYSE:BA) is trading down 1.20% at 218.17 Boeing stock (NYSE:BA) traded lower by 0.4% in Tuesday’s premarket after European budget airline Ryanair ended talks for a major order. Ryanair (LON:RYA) stock, which had risen on the news on Monday, traded 0.1% higher in London. Ryanair said on Monday...

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Volkswagen expects chips shortage to ease in Q3

Volkswagen (DE:VOWG) is trading up 0.03% at 367.80 Volkswagen (DE:VOWG)expects a shortage in semiconductor supply to ease in the third quarter but sees the bottlenecks continuing in the long-term, a board member told Handelsblatt newspaper. “At the moment we have reached the lowest point. We are facing the toughest...

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Marks & Spencer shares surge in otherwise sluggish London market

London stocks were generally lower on Wednesday, with heavily weighted HSBC dragging the index lower, along with British Land, though Marks & Spencer was a bright spot after well-received results. The FTSE 100 index dipped 0.1% to 7,019.67, while the yield on 10-year U.K. gilts fell 3 basis points...

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Walt Disney Earnings Beat, Revenue Misses in Q2

Walt Disney (NYSE:DIS) UP 0.28% AT 178.34 Walt Disney (NYSE:DIS)reported on Thursday second quarter earnings that beat analysts’ forecasts but revenue fell short. Walt Disney announced earnings per share of 79 cents on revenue of $15.61 billion. Analysts polled by Investing.com anticipated EPS of 27 cents on revenue of...

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The U.S. state with the most detailed corporate diversity disclosures

Boeing (NYSE:BA) Co DOWN 1.08% AT 232.93 Aerospace company Boeing (NYSE:BA) Cowas explicit, naming who among its dozen directors were women, Asian and African American. Agricultural giant Archer Daniels Midland (NYSE:ADM) Co offered a more general accounting, saying its board was 55% diverse. Illinois officials have seen the range...

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Activist Bramson abandons tussle with Barclays, selling stake

Barclays (LON:BARC) DOWN 1.31% AT 318.36 Activist investor Edward Bramson has sold his firm’s 6% stake in Barclays (LON:BARC), disbanding a three-year effort to overhaul the British bank and ending a stand-off with chief executive Jes Staley. Bramson’s fund, Sherborne Investors, had pressured Staley since 2018 to scale back...

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