The Comments Came After Microsoft, The Worlds Largest

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"The comments came after Microsoft, the world's largest software company, announced an ambitious green plan intended to eliminate its carbon footprint and remove the amount of carbon it has emitted over the decades. Apple shares are up by more than 100% over the last 12 months. VIDEO2:1602:16Here are the risks facing the stock market in 2020Squawk AlleyFurther, much of last year's market run-up went into erasing steep losses from the fourth quarter of 2018, which contributed to the S&P 500's first annual loss since the financial crisis a decade earlier. Falcon 9 completed its historical mission in the process of falling down—exploding as planned. On Friday, stocks had their worst day of 2020, which had gotten off to a roaring start after last year's near 29% gain for the S&P 500, the best annual performance for the index since 2013

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'Way ahead of its earnings'The problem front and center is how investors are looking past the continuous earnings rout, betting on a snapback as soon as the first quarter of 2020. "BlackRock — Shares of BlackRock, the world's largest asset manager, jumped more than 2% following its strong quarterly earnings. WHO doesn't enact the emergencies lightly, health experts say. More importantly, it sent a signal that an expansion, which had added nearly 15 million jobs since the Great Recession ended, finally might be sputtering. "Flynn waived his right to a trial when he pled guilty and pursuant to the cooperation agreement he understood and agreed that it is the prosecutor who determines what is truthful testimony," said Tacopina, who early in his career was a state prosecutor in Brooklyn

7% after a South African court upheld the company's appeal against the temporary reinstatement of former CEO Peter Moyo, who was suspended in May 2019 amid allegations of a conflict of interest. "Because there's so many private companies that have been private so long, we're going to see some really big companies tap the IPO market … in the first half," she said. "Other companies such as Fiat Chrysler, Toyota Motor and self-driving shuttle services such as May Mobility, Local Motors and Navya have previously shown concept vehicles or deployed similar-looking vehicles. It's a perfect picture for the Instagram Age, with dozens of delicious, chocolate-chip shaped islands sprinkled across the horizon. The demographic of who the messages were sent to appears random — from adults to kids as young as 14, according U

8 million new homes means a nearly insatiable appetite from potential buyers, especially in the lower end of the market. But others questioned whether Bloomberg had ever met a dog before. The firm said the apparel category grew just 1%, while department store chains saw their overall sales drop 1. Citigroup's bond-trading revenues represent a 49% surge from the year-earlier period. New also said that Collins is "now too ashamed to spend significant time in the [Buffalo-area] community he loves

Her plan would also block individuals from using bankruptcy as a shield against civil rights claims, such as debts arising from police brutality, while eliminating some of the protections for local government fines, which disproportionately affect black and low-income communities. VIDEO1:0101:01Pelosi: Articles of impeachment will be sent to Senate 'next week'Squawk AlleyWASHINGTON -- House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Friday that she will send articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump to the Senate next week. WATCH: Nadella has made cloud a 'massive part' of Microsoft: Fund managerVIDEO2:4002:40Nadella has made cloud a 'massive part' of Microsoft: Fund managerStreet Signs EuropeFollow @CNBCtech on Twitter for the latest tech industry news. Unlike Citigroup and Bank of America, which are nearing their 52-week highs, Goldman's stock is still bucking the broader trend in the Financial Select Sector SPDR Fund (XLF), which tracks the group and is sitting at its highest level since 2007, Newton said. The independent senator from Vermont and 2020 Democratic hopeful raised more than $18 million in December, his best month of the election cycle

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