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What happened Shares of JD.com (NASDAQ: JD) slid alongside a number of Chinese stocks today as investors sold the sector on fears of an upcoming vote in the House of Representatives. Passage of the bill could result in Chinese stocks being delisted from US stock exchanges if they fail to meet certain rules. As of …

What happened It’s the first Monday in June, trading is in full swing after a holiday-shortened week, and stock markets are glowing a modest shade of green, with the S&P500 up 0.5% in midday trading. Industrial stocks, in particular, are getting a nice boost, with stocks of Boeing ( BA -1.21% ) up 3.5%, aircraft …

I could easily check off a list of stocks I would consider buying. Several of these would be healthcare and technology stocks that have the potential to generate strong growth. However, if I were to eliminate all titles from the list except for one, it wouldn’t include many top-flight titles that I really like. The …

What happened Shares of party town ( PRTY -8.46% ) collapsed today, down 13% as of 12:10 a.m. EST, after the company released its preliminary fourth quarter results. The numbers are significantly lower than expected. So what Fourth-quarter revenue is estimated at $645 million to $650 million, compared to guidance released in early November that …

What happened? Sellers drive stocks higher on May 1 as earnings numbers start rolling in. At the time of this writing, the SPDR S&P ETF Trust (NYSEMKT: SPY) is down 2.9% as restaurant stocks, particularly casual dining chains, have been hit hard. As of 12:42 p.m. EDT Friday, the following 10 restaurant stocks are having …

A first look at a breakthrough new cancer therapy has produced mixed results that have impressed oncologists, but sent shares plummeting. CRISPR therapeutics ( CRSP 4.50% ) — the company developing it. Treatment with the candidate, CTX110, led to complete remission for two of four patients who received the third highest dose of CAR-T therapy. …