The average contract interest rate for 30-year fixed-rate mortgages with conforming loan balances ($510,400 or less) decreased to 3. "The stock market hit a peak in 2000 before the dot-com bubble burst. Between AirPods and Apple Watch, Apple has the wearables market locked up. "If oil starts to move towards $100 per barrel, you've got a problem. "The market had run up a lot on the belief that economic data would improve post the trade war," said Brent Schutte, chief investment strategist for Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management

Having "what we needed" in childhood is something Campos defines in terms of her parents' example: "My parents worked and sacrificed to ensure they could provide for six kids. On Sunday, China's National Health Commission said the source of the virus remains unknown and that its transmission path hasn't been completely traced. "Cloud, smart devices and autonomous driving continue to progress to drive future growth," Jefferies said in a November note. "In a bear market, pull from your bond portfolio to fund your lifestyle," he said. The measure also hit its highest level since June 2018 recently

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""The idea that you have money in politics is simply crackpot," Diller said, arguing it has "very, very, very bad consequences. The jump in oil prices could give energy stocks a long-needed lift after a decade of underperformance, the analyst said. and we have to make sure that we, as Europeans, do everything to accelerate growth, and for that we need an agreement. The phishing technique used, described as credential harvesting, involves stealing account information like usernames and passwords. The SOXX semiconductor ETF, whose top holdings include Taiwan Semiconductor and Intel, has risen 4% this month and touched record highs for three sessions in a row

Here are some of the other companies mentioning the virus on earnings calls this week. Apple continues to refuse Barr's request that it help find a way for law enforcement to access encrypted devices with a court order, like the one Apple resisted in 2016 in the case of a shooter's iPhone in San Bernardino, California. Trump then said Iran appeared to be "standing down" but added the U. Glassdoor is a website where workers anonymously rate and review their employers. LA prosecutors said Weinstein went to a hotel in Los Angeles on Feb

The Trillion Trees campaign to plant, restore, or conserve 1 trillion trees by 2050 was launched earlier this week here at the World Economic Forum as an official initiative of the event's host. Ground operations employees load baggage onto a Southwest Airlines Boeing 737 aircraft on the tarmac at John Wayne Airport (SNA) in Santa Ana, California. ""Usually, these kind of results would trigger terrific rallies, but this is what happens in an expensive market," Cramer said. Apple earlier said it had provided gigabytes of information to law enforcement for the case but would not build a "backdoor" or specialized software to give elevated access. "Oil stocks worth buyingDaniel Acker | Bloomberg | Getty ImagesInvestors should exercise patience when evaluating stocks shortly after a geopolitical incident, like the U

Revenue from the z product line, including z15, was up 60% in the quarter. That includes buildings made mostly of wood to minimize the carbon footprint; fully autonomous, zero-emission vehicles; and solar power in addition to power generated by hydrogen fuel cells. "California residents have the right to opt out of our disclosures of Personal Information that we have disclosed to third parties for valuable consideration (which may be considered 'sales' under California law even if no money is exchanged)," the company writes in its California privacy notice. On Tuesday, President Donald Trump dismissed "perennial prophets of doom" on climate change, calling activists campaigning for political action "heirs of yesterday's foolish fortune tellers. Kevin Lamarque | ReutersThe House passed a resolution to curb President Donald Trump's war powers against Iran, which retaliated this week for the U

The energy alliance usually gathers every six months, so the announcement of a meeting in March caused some analysts to believe that tighter policy would only last for the first quarter of 2020. "If you ask them a question they don't want to answer, they'll deflect, throw shadows, change the subject quickly," Wentz said. Kennedy international airport, Los Angeles international airport and San Francisco international airport began conducting health checks on passengers from wuhan, including temperature monitoring and symptom monitoring. Without elaborating, the ex-auto exec also said Japanese prosecutors had leaked false information to the media and concealed evidence that would have helped his case. His family also hired more people to work in the barns and help grow crops for cattle feed

"Hardiman wrote in the note that Peloton's short-term growth will be powered by exercise bike sales, but argues its subscriptions will be its main value driver over the long-term. He said that experts are more concerned about a possible flurry of social engineering attempts, aimed at compromising the credentials of employees in these agencies. Most notably in 1996, a large chunk of Ross Perot's 1992 voters switched to the incumbent Democrat. (AP)STOCKS TO WATCHIllumina (ILMN) has called off its deal to buy rival gene sequencing company Pacific Biosciences (PACB). "Sometimes I feel like a school principal trying to remember everyone's names," Chittenden, 41, said of his dairy cows

In what's becoming an almost hourly stream of depressing updates, New York's newspapers, local TV news shows, and news sites are posting story after story about violent crimes being committed by people instantly released after arrests because of bail reform. "American is expected to report full-year and fourth-quarter earnings in the second half of the month. "Vox Media announced already that it was replacing its freelancers "with contractors from other states. Trump took the unusual step of releasing his own Supreme Court shortlist ahead of the 2016 election, saying it would serve as a "guide. VIDEO11:3111:31Watch CNBC's full interview with Salesforce co-CEO Marc BenioffSquawk Alley