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Economic Calendar

The real-time Economic Calendar covers financial events and indicators from all over the world. It's automatically updated when new data is released. The Real-time Economic Calendar only provides general information and it is not meant to be a trading guide. FXStreet commits to offer the most accurate contents but due to the large amount of data and the wide range of official sources, FXStreet cannot be held responsible for the eventual inaccuracies that might occur. The Real-time Economic Calendar may also be subject to change without any previous notice.

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Economy

Manufacturers to spend $26.2 billion on 'upskilling' in 2020 to attract and keep workers
01/17/2020 09:30 PM
With a skills gap plaguing manufacturing, companies are spending big to train their current workforce and ensure a pipeline of talent.
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US manufacturing output rises unexpectedly
01/17/2020 09:18 PM
U.S. manufacturing output rose unexpectedly in December as a drop in motor vehicle output was outpaced by increases in production of other durable goods, food and beverages, and other products.
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US housing starts soar 16.9% in December to a 13-year high
01/18/2020 01:27 AM
U.S. homebuilding surged in December as activity increased across the board, suggesting the housing market recovery was back on track.
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Trump to nominate Shelton, Waller to serve on Fed
01/17/2020 06:49 PM
President Donald Trump will pick two economists, Judy Shelton and Christopher Waller, to serve on the Federal Reserve Board, the White House said on Thursday.
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Here's why a sluggish manufacturing sector may bounce back soon
01/17/2020 03:45 AM
Purchasing managers have been gloomy on manufacturing for the past five months, but the sector now looks like it could be about to spring back.
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The pickup truck indicator shows the economy is strong
01/17/2020 03:02 AM
One firm analyzed pickup truck sales in order to get a read on the state of small businesses in the United States.
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US retail sales climb in December, and November sales were revised up
01/16/2020 09:11 PM
U.S. retail sales were expected to climb 0.3% in December, up slightly from the 0.2% increase a month earlier.
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US weekly jobless claims drop unexpectedly
01/16/2020 11:01 PM
The number of U.S. workers filing new claims for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, pointing to continued strength in the labor market.
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Kudlow says 'tax cuts 2.0' will be unveiled later this year during Trump presidential campaign
01/17/2020 12:37 AM
National Economic Council Director Larry Kudlow said that the White House plans to unveil a plan for additional tax cuts later in 2020.
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Fed could use negative rates if US recession strikes, Goldman Sachs chief economist predicts
01/15/2020 08:26 PM
The Federal Reserve could announce negative rates in the future, despite its current doubts about this unconventional measure, Goldman Sachs said.
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US producer prices barely rise as services remain subdued
01/15/2020 09:10 PM
The U.S. producer price index was expected to increase by 0.2% in December, compared with a flat reading a month earlier.
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Weekly mortgage applications soar 30% as homebuyer demand hits the highest level in 11 years
01/16/2020 03:19 AM
Purchase application volume hit the highest level since October 2009, rising 16% for the week and 8% from a year ago, according to Mortgage Bankers Association data.
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US consumer prices gain slightly; underlying inflation tame
01/15/2020 12:36 AM
U.S. consumer prices rose slightly in December and monthly underlying inflation pressures retreated.
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The Fed could cut interest rates 3 times this year, UBS predicts
01/14/2020 02:57 PM
Arend Kapteyn, global head of economic research at UBS, said the first Fed rate cut could come in March.
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US budget deficit topped $1 trillion in 2019 for the first time in seven years
01/14/2020 03:12 AM
The budget shortfall hit $1.02 trillion for the year, a 17.1% increase from 2018, which itself had seen a 28.2% jump from the previous year.
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Manufacturing jobs are 'tough to fill' and stand out as the weak spot in the employment picture
01/11/2020 03:41 AM
It's not that the jobs aren't there: There were still 477,000 open positions as of October.
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Here's where the jobs are — in one chart
01/11/2020 05:36 AM
CNBC studied the net change in employment by industry for December based on data from the Labor Department.
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Job market ends 2019 with disappointing 145,000 growth in payrolls
01/10/2020 10:45 PM
The U.S. jobs market ended 2019 on a sour note, with December's payroll and wage growth missing expectations, according to Labor Department.
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Weekly jobless claims fall but number of unemployed surged to a more than 1 1/2-year high
01/09/2020 08:47 PM
New applications for U.S. jobless benefits fell more than expected last week, but the labor market appears to be cooling.
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Nearly all corporate CFOs say the economy is going to slow and the stock market is overvalued
01/09/2020 10:20 PM
Chief financial officers at big U.S. companies enter 2020 on a cautious note.
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Fed policy is in a 'good place' but will remain flexible on rates and repo, vice chairman says
01/09/2020 08:01 PM
Richard Clarida said rate cuts last year helped quell worries over global weakness.
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Private payroll growth surges in December to end 2019 strong, ADP says
01/08/2020 08:48 PM
Companies added 202,000 positions in another sign of a healthy labor market, according to a report Wednesday from ADP and Moody's Analytics. The total was well above the 150,000 estimate from economists surveyed by Dow Jones
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Latest data show the economy ended 2019 on a strong note, putting recession fears to bed
01/08/2020 05:01 AM
Manufacturing and trade reports Tuesday confirmed that GDP is on pace to rise more than 2% for the fourth quarter.
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JP Morgan tells wealthy clients a 'progressive overhaul' of economy is one of 2020's biggest risks
01/14/2020 08:16 PM
J.P. Morgan Asset and Wealth Management also said an uptick in inflation is a risk to the market in 2020.
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US trade deficit falls more than expected to hit lowest level since Trump took office
01/08/2020 01:06 AM
The U.S. trade deficit fell more than expected in November ahead of negotiations with China that cooled the simmering tariff battle between the two sides.
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Mortgage rates fall further, as buyers rush into the first open houses of 2020
01/08/2020 01:37 AM
The average rate on the 30-year fixed mortgage fell to the lowest level since October this week, according to Mortgage News Daily.
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US consumer confidence dips in December
12/31/2019 11:52 PM
"There is little to suggest that growth, and in particular consumer spending, will gain momentum in early 2020," said Lynn Franco, director of economic indicators at The Conference Board, in the release.
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US home prices gains accelerate in October for 2nd month
12/31/2019 11:31 PM
U.S. home prices rose faster in October than the previous month as many would-be buyers competed for a limited supply of available properties.
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US third-quarter economic growth unrevised at 2.1%
12/21/2019 03:28 AM
U.S. economic growth nudged up in the third quarter, the government confirmed on Friday, and there are signs the economy more or less maintained the moderate pace of expansion as the year ended, supported by a strong labor market.
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US manufacturing production rose more than expected in November
12/17/2019 09:19 PM
U.S. manufacturing output rebounded more than expected in November, as the end of an almost six-week strike at General Motors plants boosted auto production.
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Finance

NBCUniversal revealed a critical number about Peacock that shows why media companies are walking slowly into streaming
01/18/2020 10:14 PM
The ARPU estimate of $6 to $7 showcases how Peacock is a significant new revenue stream but a lackluster replacement for cable revenues -- unless NBCUniversal can save a lot of money on content.
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Stocks appear detached from reality, rallying in anticipation of two things that may not happen
01/18/2020 07:31 PM
"The market is way ahead of its earnings," one market analyst said.
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In the stock market, it's become Apple, Microsoft and Alphabet vs everyone else
01/18/2020 07:26 PM
There's an unusually wide spread between the valuation of the most expensive stocks and the cheapest ones.
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Here's what happened to the stock market on Friday
01/18/2020 04:10 AM
The major averages closed out a strong week with slight gains amid strong economic data and earnings results.
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As stocks hit more and more records, there are signs traders may be getting way too euphoric
01/18/2020 04:03 AM
Wall Street may be getting a bit too excited about the stock market's hot start to the new year.
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Netflix earnings, Trump speaks at Davos, IBM reports: 3 things to watch for on Tuesday
01/18/2020 03:28 AM
Investors will digest earnings results from Netflix and IBM, and President Donald Trump will give a speech in Davos.
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Andrew Yang sounds off on 'frothy' private market and 'overvalued' stocks
01/18/2020 05:01 AM
In an exclusive interview with CNBC, Democratic presidential candidate Yang discussed a range of topics, including Facebook political ads, the threat of a recession and even Baby Yoda.
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Trump's Fed pick Judy Shelton faces obstacles to confirmation
01/18/2020 02:26 AM
The nomination comes with two pressing questions — whether she could be a future chair at the central bank, and if she even will be able to serve if confirmed
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Wall Street sees Amazon rejoining the trillion-dollar club later this year
01/17/2020 10:07 PM
Analysts on Wall Street expect Amazon's market value to reach $1.08 trillion in 12 months, according to FactSet.
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David Tepper says he's still betting on this bull market: 'I love riding a horse that's running'
01/17/2020 10:41 PM
"We have been long and continue that way," the founder of Appaloosa Management said in an email.
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Stocks making the biggest moves premarket: Twitter, Pinterest, Alibaba, Gap, CSX & more
01/17/2020 07:39 PM
These are the stocks posting the largest moves before the bell, including Twitter, Pinterest, Alibaba, Gap, CSX, and more.
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Here's what happened to the stock market on Thursday
01/17/2020 05:33 AM
Solid economic data, strong quarterly earnings and a tailwind from the U.S.-China trade deal signing lifted stocks to record highs.
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Criminals are using 'Frankenstein identities' to steal from banks and credit unions
01/17/2020 01:48 AM
So-called synthetic identity fraud is the fastest-growing financial crime, according to the Federal Reserve, driven in part by lending moving online. It's also one of the hardest to detect.
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Stocks making the biggest moves midday: Morgan Stanley, Tesla, Alcoa & more
01/17/2020 01:03 AM
These are the stocks posting the largest moves in midday trading.
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Wall Street's beleaguered bond traders relive their glory days with a breakout quarter
01/18/2020 09:14 PM
Bond traders were once the kings of Wall Street, taking home multi-million dollar paydays by placing huge and risky bets with house money.
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Stocks are the most overvalued since at least the 1980s based on one measure
01/17/2020 04:59 AM
The price-earnings to growth ratio, commonly called the PEG ratio, sits at its highest level since Bank of America started tracking in 1986.
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Activists respond to BlackRock's climate change investment strategy: 'There are questions left unanswered'
01/17/2020 03:14 AM
BlackRock's announcement, which comes as the company grapples with growing global protests against its investing practices, received mixed reactions from climate activists.
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Your first trade for Thursday, January 16
01/16/2020 10:17 PM
The "Fast Money" traders share their first moves for the market open.
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Consumers around the world are confident despite fragile global economy, data shows
01/17/2020 12:14 AM
The global economy may be fragile but consumers still feel good about their situation, new data from Ipsos shows.
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The huge rotation taking place in the stock market isn't even halfway over, JP Morgan says
01/17/2020 12:00 AM
"Currently, we estimate that 42% of potential rotation has been realized," said J.P. Morgan's chief U.S. equity strategist, Dubravko Lakos-Bujas.
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Under-the-radar bullish trend suggests the global economy is turning a corner
01/16/2020 10:00 PM
The Economic Cycle Research Institute's Lakshman Achuthan says commodity price activity is suggesting a growth comeback.
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Stocks making the biggest moves premarket: Morgan Stanley, Southwest, Tesla, Netflix & more
01/16/2020 09:00 PM
These are the stocks posting the largest moves before the bell, including Morgan Stanley, Southwest, Tesla, Netflix, and more.
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Morgan Stanley shares jump 8% after massive beat on fourth-quarter profit
01/17/2020 12:58 AM
CEO James Gorman said that Morgan Stanley met all of the bank's performance targets.
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JP Morgan admits to 'terrible customer experience' in response to discrimination allegations
01/16/2020 05:58 PM
A newspaper article about racial discrimination sent shock waves throughout J.P. Morgan, the biggest U.S. lender with 257,000 employees.
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Here's what happened to the stock market on Wednesday
01/16/2020 07:09 AM
Wall Street cheered stocks to record highs as China and the U.S. signed the much-anticipated phase one trade deal.
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NBCUniversal's Peacock ends phase one of the streaming era
01/16/2020 06:16 AM
NBCUniversal is set to unveil its streaming service Peacock on Thursday at an investor day in New York.
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Trump gets dig in at Fed chief Powell during trade deal signing
01/16/2020 01:50 AM
Donald Trump took an indirect shot at Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell when he asked former Fed Governor Kevin Warsh why he did not push harder to get the top job at the central bank.
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Stocks making the biggest moves midday: Target, Shake Shack, Beyond Meat, Bank of America & more
01/16/2020 04:02 AM
Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading.
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'Phase two' trade talks may not start anytime soon, Chinese newspaper says
01/15/2020 11:45 PM
The signing of a phase one deal will not necessarily lead to negotiations toward the next round of agreements anytime soon, China's Global Times said.
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Your first trade for Wednesday, January 15
01/15/2020 10:33 PM
The "Fast Money" traders share their first moves for the market open.
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Politics

NBCUniversal revealed a critical number about Peacock that shows why media companies are walking slowly into streaming
01/18/2020 10:14 PM
The ARPU estimate of $6 to $7 showcases how Peacock is a significant new revenue stream but a lackluster replacement for cable revenues -- unless NBCUniversal can save a lot of money on content.
More
Stocks appear detached from reality, rallying in anticipation of two things that may not happen
01/18/2020 07:31 PM
"The market is way ahead of its earnings," one market analyst said.
More
In the stock market, it's become Apple, Microsoft and Alphabet vs everyone else
01/18/2020 07:26 PM
There's an unusually wide spread between the valuation of the most expensive stocks and the cheapest ones.
More
Here's what happened to the stock market on Friday
01/18/2020 04:10 AM
The major averages closed out a strong week with slight gains amid strong economic data and earnings results.
More
As stocks hit more and more records, there are signs traders may be getting way too euphoric
01/18/2020 04:03 AM
Wall Street may be getting a bit too excited about the stock market's hot start to the new year.
More
Netflix earnings, Trump speaks at Davos, IBM reports: 3 things to watch for on Tuesday
01/18/2020 03:28 AM
Investors will digest earnings results from Netflix and IBM, and President Donald Trump will give a speech in Davos.
More
Andrew Yang sounds off on 'frothy' private market and 'overvalued' stocks
01/18/2020 05:01 AM
In an exclusive interview with CNBC, Democratic presidential candidate Yang discussed a range of topics, including Facebook political ads, the threat of a recession and even Baby Yoda.
More
Trump's Fed pick Judy Shelton faces obstacles to confirmation
01/18/2020 02:26 AM
The nomination comes with two pressing questions — whether she could be a future chair at the central bank, and if she even will be able to serve if confirmed
More
Wall Street sees Amazon rejoining the trillion-dollar club later this year
01/17/2020 10:07 PM
Analysts on Wall Street expect Amazon's market value to reach $1.08 trillion in 12 months, according to FactSet.
More
David Tepper says he's still betting on this bull market: 'I love riding a horse that's running'
01/17/2020 10:41 PM
"We have been long and continue that way," the founder of Appaloosa Management said in an email.
More
Stocks making the biggest moves premarket: Twitter, Pinterest, Alibaba, Gap, CSX & more
01/17/2020 07:39 PM
These are the stocks posting the largest moves before the bell, including Twitter, Pinterest, Alibaba, Gap, CSX, and more.
More
Here's what happened to the stock market on Thursday
01/17/2020 05:33 AM
Solid economic data, strong quarterly earnings and a tailwind from the U.S.-China trade deal signing lifted stocks to record highs.
More
Criminals are using 'Frankenstein identities' to steal from banks and credit unions
01/17/2020 01:48 AM
So-called synthetic identity fraud is the fastest-growing financial crime, according to the Federal Reserve, driven in part by lending moving online. It's also one of the hardest to detect.
More
Stocks making the biggest moves midday: Morgan Stanley, Tesla, Alcoa & more
01/17/2020 01:03 AM
These are the stocks posting the largest moves in midday trading.
More
Wall Street's beleaguered bond traders relive their glory days with a breakout quarter
01/18/2020 09:14 PM
Bond traders were once the kings of Wall Street, taking home multi-million dollar paydays by placing huge and risky bets with house money.
More
Stocks are the most overvalued since at least the 1980s based on one measure
01/17/2020 04:59 AM
The price-earnings to growth ratio, commonly called the PEG ratio, sits at its highest level since Bank of America started tracking in 1986.
More
Activists respond to BlackRock's climate change investment strategy: 'There are questions left unanswered'
01/17/2020 03:14 AM
BlackRock's announcement, which comes as the company grapples with growing global protests against its investing practices, received mixed reactions from climate activists.
More
Your first trade for Thursday, January 16
01/16/2020 10:17 PM
The "Fast Money" traders share their first moves for the market open.
More
Consumers around the world are confident despite fragile global economy, data shows
01/17/2020 12:14 AM
The global economy may be fragile but consumers still feel good about their situation, new data from Ipsos shows.
More
The huge rotation taking place in the stock market isn't even halfway over, JP Morgan says
01/17/2020 12:00 AM
"Currently, we estimate that 42% of potential rotation has been realized," said J.P. Morgan's chief U.S. equity strategist, Dubravko Lakos-Bujas.
More
Under-the-radar bullish trend suggests the global economy is turning a corner
01/16/2020 10:00 PM
The Economic Cycle Research Institute's Lakshman Achuthan says commodity price activity is suggesting a growth comeback.
More
Stocks making the biggest moves premarket: Morgan Stanley, Southwest, Tesla, Netflix & more
01/16/2020 09:00 PM
These are the stocks posting the largest moves before the bell, including Morgan Stanley, Southwest, Tesla, Netflix, and more.
More
Morgan Stanley shares jump 8% after massive beat on fourth-quarter profit
01/17/2020 12:58 AM
CEO James Gorman said that Morgan Stanley met all of the bank's performance targets.
More
JP Morgan admits to 'terrible customer experience' in response to discrimination allegations
01/16/2020 05:58 PM
A newspaper article about racial discrimination sent shock waves throughout J.P. Morgan, the biggest U.S. lender with 257,000 employees.
More
Here's what happened to the stock market on Wednesday
01/16/2020 07:09 AM
Wall Street cheered stocks to record highs as China and the U.S. signed the much-anticipated phase one trade deal.
More
NBCUniversal's Peacock ends phase one of the streaming era
01/16/2020 06:16 AM
NBCUniversal is set to unveil its streaming service Peacock on Thursday at an investor day in New York.
More
Trump gets dig in at Fed chief Powell during trade deal signing
01/16/2020 01:50 AM
Donald Trump took an indirect shot at Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell when he asked former Fed Governor Kevin Warsh why he did not push harder to get the top job at the central bank.
More
Stocks making the biggest moves midday: Target, Shake Shack, Beyond Meat, Bank of America & more
01/16/2020 04:02 AM
Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading.
More
'Phase two' trade talks may not start anytime soon, Chinese newspaper says
01/15/2020 11:45 PM
The signing of a phase one deal will not necessarily lead to negotiations toward the next round of agreements anytime soon, China's Global Times said.
More
Your first trade for Wednesday, January 15
01/15/2020 10:33 PM
The "Fast Money" traders share their first moves for the market open.
More