Mixed-Up German Data Pose Challenge for Investors

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As soon as investors gain any measure of confidence, a piece of information arrives to challenge it. The surprise decline in Germany’s Ifo index is the latest example.

Sears Posts Loss as Revenue Slides

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Sears Holdings reported improved core results for its fiscal second quarter, helped in part by lower costs, but the retailer still posted a loss amid sliding sales.

What to Learn From the ECB's Great European Corporate Bond Squeeze

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The European corporate bond market is heading into ever more extraordinary territory.

China's Decline in Oil Production Echoes Globally

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Oil production in China likely peaked last year at around 4.3 million barrels a day, a development that has significant implications, including the potential for higher crude prices over time as China steps up imports to meet rising demand at home.

Monsanto Shelves Plans for New GMO Cotton Seeds in India

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Monsanto said that it has withdrawn an application to sell a new variety of genetically modified cotton seed in India because of its concerns over the country’s attempts to restrict the biotechnology business.

China's Zika Rules Raise Fears for U.S. Exporters

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China’s recent move to add the U.S. to a list of Zika-infected countries is worrying U.S. exporters, who fear they will be required to fumigate all containers destined for Chinese ports.

Germany's Merck Beefs Up Non-Drug Businesses

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Merck KGaA is expanding its specialty chemicals and lab equipment operations to keep its revenue and profit growing despite recent drug-development stumbles.

Woman Killed in Pokémon Go-Related Car Crash in Japan

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One woman died and another was injured in what Japanese police are calling the first fatal accident in the country involving the smartphone game Pokémon Go.

Glencore's Self-Help Is Actually Help From Commodity Markets

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The Swiss commodities giant is out of the danger zone thanks to rebounding coal and copper prices.

Bond Market Smackdown: SolarCity vs. Sri Lanka

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Elon Musk’s big bond purchase should give his investors, and Tesla shareholders,​pause.

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