• Force a ‘last resort’ for China on Taiwan reunification, former PLA official says0

    BEIJING — The central Chinese government in Beijing would only use force as the “last resort” for Taiwan reunification, said a retired officer of the People’s Liberation Army. “The Chinese PLA is getting stronger and stronger, and we have geographical proximity,” said Zhou Bo, now a senior fellow at Tsinghua University’s Center for International Strategy

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  • When the market was tanking, these stocks were hitting all-time highs0

    While market losses were racking up, this group of stocks was breaking out to all-time highs and looks set for even more gains. The group is Big Pharma. It’s been long viewed as stodgy by investors looking for quicker price gains. Recently, however, as other stocks slid, these companies have become more attractive because of

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  • Snap, Abercrombie & Fitch, Roblox and more0

    A man photographs a banner for Snap Inc. on the facade of the New York Stock Exchange on the morning of the company’s IPO in New York City, March 2, 2017. Brendan McDermid | Reuters Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading Tuesday. Snap — Shares of Snapchat’s parent company plummeted 41.2% after

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  • Ray Dalio says cash is still trash, and equities are trashier0

    Bridgewater Associates’ Ray Dalio believes hiding out in cash doesn’t bode well in today’s environment, but buying equities could be worse. “Of course cash is still trash,” Dalio said on CNBC’s “Squawk Box” at the World Economic Forum in Davos Tuesday. “You know how fast you are losing buying power in cash? Equities are trashier.”

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  • Snowflake is cheap at these levels and can go up 84%, Rosenblatt Securities says0

    It’s time to jump in and buy Snowflake after the cloud computing company’s 59% drop this year, according to Rosenblatt Securities. Analyst Blair Abernethy upgraded shares of Snowflake to buy from neutral, saying ahead of the company’s quarterly earnings report this week that the stock is cheap at current valuations — even after the analyst

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  • Why China will likely recover more slowly from the latest Covid shock0

    As Shanghai tries to reopen businesses, one downtown district over the weekend banned residents from leaving their apartment complexes again for mass virus testing. Pictured here, in another district on May 21, 2022, is a line outside a shopping mall. Xu Kaikia | Visual China Group | Getty Images BEIJING — China’s economy won’t be

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