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This growth action could take off this earnings season

Semiconductor equipment supplier Applied materials (NASDAQ: AMAT) is my best choice for growth for 2021. That’s because the company has put itself in an excellent position to take advantage of a surge in demand for chips used in smartphones, automobiles, artificial intelligence, Internet of things, and more. These favorable winds …

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Trudeau says help is coming for households to access credit

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau reiterates his government’s pledge to help hard-hit Canadians gain easier access to credit by relying on the country’s banks to do more than cut credit card costs. Speaking at his daily press briefing, Trudeau said that steps taken by major Canadian banks to reduce interest rates …

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Brookfield scores $ 475 million in refi on Oakbrook Center

Brookfield Oakbrook and Brian Kingston Center (Oakbrook Center) A Brookfield Real Estate Partners venture has secured a $ 475 million refinancing of the second largest mall in the Chicago area. Morgan Stanley provided the debt package on the 2.2 million square foot Oakbrook Center, according to Crain’s. A subsidiary of …

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Why these steel stocks jumped today

What happened? Actions by Brazilian steelmakers Company Siderurgica Nacional (NYSE: SID) and Gerdau (NYSE: GGB), and North American producer of iron and steel Cleveland cliffs (NYSE: CLF) gained 12.9%, 13.4% and 9.7%, respectively, on Wednesday. This marks an ongoing mini bull run for the three, who have all gained over …

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