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Wall Street set to end week on whimper as tax changes mulled
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Friday, 17 November
Tesla's unfettered ambition will drain finances
17m ago - (Reuters) - Tesla Inc may have to ask creditors and shareholders for more capital to fund development of an electric semi truck, a new roadster and accelerated production of a high-volume electric sedan, analysts said on Friday.
U.S. dollar, Wall Street fall with tax overhaul in focus
33m ago - NEW YORK (Reuters) - The U.S. dollar was lower on Friday along with Wall Street stocks as investors pulled back from technology stocks and were sceptical President Donald Trump's Republican party would succeed in its efforts at overhauling U.S. tax law.
Warnings, downgrades weigh as European shares post another weekly fall
3h ago - MILAN (Reuters) - Disappointing earnings updates and a series of broker downgrades weighed on European shares on Friday, with regional indexes posting their second weekly fall in a row.
Oil rises over 2 percent, still set for first weekly fall in six
1h ago - NEW YORK (Reuters) - Oil rose more than 2 percent on Friday as a major U.S. crude pipeline was shut and traders anticipated an OPEC deal to extend curbs on production, but prices remained on track for a weekly loss after five sessions of declines.
New $200,000 Tesla Roadster speeds in front of electric big-rig truck
13h ago - HAWTHORNE, Calif. (Reuters) - Tesla Inc (>> Tesla) upstaged its own debut of an electric heavy duty truck on Thursday when a red Roadster pulled out of the big rig's trailer and Chief Executive Elon Musk said the new $200,000 sports car would be the fastest production car ever.
EUROPE MARKETS: European Stocks Stumble On Company News, Broker Downgrades
11h ago - By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch Euro rises against dollar after concerns Russia probe is moving closer to Trump European stocks mostly...
German union tells Ryanair pilots industrial action is likely
6h ago - DUBLIN (Reuters) - A German pilots' union has told its members that industrial action against Irish carrier Ryanair is likely to be needed to force management to overhaul the way it negotiates with its staff.
Japanese regulators raid Airbnb over suspected antitrust practices
10h ago - TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese fair trade regulators raided last month the offices of Airbnb Inc over suspected violations of antitrust laws, the home rental site said on Friday, denying any wrongdoing.