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Dow Jones Ticks Higher Despite Growing Unemployment Numbers

The Dow Jones added 300 points out the gate this morning as governors draw closer to carrying out plans to reopening their economies.

The uptick comes despite growing unemployment numbers, which we cover below.

Plus: the latest coronavirus numbers and a surge in stationary bike sales moving the Dow today.

Read on for details.



Markets Live Recap: Why Stocks Cratered to End the Week

Stocks fell to close the week after Amazon and Apple's earnings reports yesterday.

With most of the economy closed, there's not a lot of optimism among investors that next week's earnings reports will be able to drive the market higher.

And to add to that, there are rumblings that the U.S. may impose more tariffs on China.

The Dow fell 622 points, or about 2.5% to close the day.



I'm Calling a "Blue Light Special" on These Stocks

You probably remember experiencing the famous "Blue Light Special" if you've ever shopped at a Kmart.

That's when you'd hear an announcement about a 15-minute discount on a product and see the flashing blue light come on in an aisle – then, a flurry of shoppers trying to get their hands on the discounted product.

Kmart may be history, but the "Blue Light Special" idea is alive and well in the stock market.

And Tom's calling a "Blue Light Special" on these moneymaking stocks right now...

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How North Korea's Nuclear Program Is Moving the Dow Jones Today

The Dow Jones today rose 100 points higher in pre-market trading after news broke that North Korea is willing to hold talks on denuclearization.

After decades of pushing for nuclear armament, the Kim Jong-un told the South Korean government that it is willing to discuss scaling down and possibly disassembling its nuclear program.

However, we'll believe it when we see it.

It's still a good idea to protect your money from North Korea's nuclear threat...

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The Dow Jones Today Is Already Down 100 Points Thanks to the Retail Ice Age

The Dow Jones today is already down 100 points in pre-market hours as the retail ice age rears its head again…

Fortunately, the retail ice age is creating a profit opportunity for savvy investors.

Here's a look at today's most important market events and stocks, plus a look at today's economic calendar...

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The Dow Jones Today Is Flat, but You Can Still Profit

The Dow Jones today is projecting a 14-point drop in pre-market trading, but we still know some of the best investing opportunities others are missing…

Stocks are flat today as investors appear prepared to take some profits off the table after a two-day rally.

Here's a look at today's most important market events and stocks, plus a look at today's economic calendar...

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Dow Jones News Today: Stock Prices Flat as Sears Plans to Close 20 More Stores

In Dow Jones news today, stock prices were mostly flat as investors worry about the health of the retail sector.

Sears announced it will close another 20 stores, and investors are also wondering if other retail stores can survive increased competition from Amazon.

But that's not all you need to know - here are all the important stock market stories to look over for June 23...