2 that killed top Iranian commander Qasem Soleimani, and then when Iran subsequently retaliated on Jan. Mark Ralston | AFP | Getty ImagesIt was a Christmas for procrastinators. The lack of volatility in the market has also made Wall Street wary. Cook said Tuesday that 75% of Apple Watch purchases last quarter went to first-time owners. Lately, the curve is back to its normal upward slope on the charts and investors have forgotten all about it

While "Friends" was believed to be one of the most popular shows on Netflix, Chief Content Officer Ted Sarandos said subscribers find other things to watch when a popular licensed show leaves the service. , meets with reporters following escalation of tensions this week between the U. "Everybody is missing out, so everybody wants to get in," Dalio said on CNBC's "Squawk Box. "A digital human could extend its role to become a part of our everyday lives: a virtual news anchor, virtual receptionist, or even an AI-generated film star. "Like every earning season, you get a point in time where you shift from a macro focus to a micro focus

But those tensions being reignited poses a risk to economies around the world, Ahya said. manufacturers will have fewer registration requirements in order to obtain an export license. "It's not an AFC or NFC championship game or a Super Bowl," O'Reilly said. Builders need to put up more entry-level homes if they are going to attract more buyers. Housing market updateEarnings from home building company Lennar on Wednesday will give investors a gauge on the health of the housing market

"We delivered strong underlying sales and earnings growth in 2019, driven by the strength of our pharmaceutical business, accelerating performance in our medical devices business and improved profitability in our consumer business," J&J Chairman and CEO Alex Gorsky said in a press release. " —ImbertTweet—With reporting from Tom Franck, Michael Sheetz, Pippa Stevens, Maggie Fitzgerald, John Melloy, Jesse Pound, Kevin Stankiewicz, Jeff Cox. The vote of confidence in the revamped plane by the CEO has boosted Boeing off the lows of the day and the stock is now down just 0. Automation has already significantly changed how airports function, across all areas of operation — from passenger services to luggage maneuvering, security and many more. Some (NBFCs) which may be weak or facing solvency issues, that may still be a cause of concern and that needs to be washed out

Apparel sales were up about 5%, beauty sales inched up roughly 7%, and food and beverage sales climbed about 3% during the holiday period, according to the company. Not everyone receives Social Security benefits, such as some state and local government employees who do not pay into the system. costs actually came down and costs will come down more next year but not at expense of service," she said. Shares of the company are up 27% since the tech giant's last earnings report in October, which many analysts attribute to the upcoming 5G cycle. In another sector, the Inter Ikea Group recently said it would invest 200 million euros to accelerate its transition into what it describes as a "climate positive business

We can balance that by giving them flexibility and guaranteeing that they will be paid in a seamless manner. In the American election game, it comes down to which candidate is the most persuasive. The House impeachment inquiry was triggered by Trump's July 25 phone call with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy. "Huawei was not immediately available for comment when contacted by CNBC. "While we remain constructive on TSLA's long-term prospects, we now believe estimates are properly calibrated (particularly on the buy-side) and valuation appears more balanced

You can fit this new habit into your weekly schedule as a three-minute exercise. "VIDEO5:1405:14Cramer's lightning round: Teladoc is worth buyingMad Money with Jim CramerDisclosure: Cramer's charitable trust owns shares of Facebook. A similar trend has played out in the broader market this week in assessing the headlines that began hitting last week regarding a U. Theater owners have responded by not including Netflix's films in best picture festivals and movie marathons. "Corporate debt may become a theme, though, if companies face credit downgrades amid weakening earnings or have to refinance at higher interest rates

I was mulling all this over on Twitter (never a good idea), realizing that "single-use" plastic bags may actually be the single most reused thing in our house. plans to send about 3,500 more soldiers to the Middle East, NBC News reported Friday. I'm glad it's starting to get more attention, however sardonic. Colombian authorities ordered Uber to cease operations of its ride-hailing service after a judge sided with the country's competition authority, which claimed the company broke market rules, Reuters reported in December. Mark Milley added that he and others in the military "fully expect" Iran-backed Shiite militia groups in Iraq to execute attacks against American forces in Iraq and Syria, the news agency said

Disclosure: NBCUniversal and Comcast Ventures are investors in Acorns. - CNBC's Natasha Turak and Sam Meredith contributed reporting. The State Department reiterated its level 2 travel advisory, which urges people to exercise caution if traveling to an affected area. That same year "Moonlight," which won the best picture award in the drama category at the Globes, went on to win the best picture Oscar. "Thinking about how that'll never happen is stressful," Whitstone said

However, the median number of comments and likes has remained unchanged compared to the previous six-month periodIn the U. Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg announced that the company now has more than 8 million advertisers, up from 7 million in October 2019. Zuckerberg testified about Facebook's proposed cryptocurrency Libra, how his company will handle false and misleading information by political leaders during the 2020 campaign and how it handles its users’ data and privacy. Analysts polled by FactSet are expecting earnings per share of $2. In a statement posted to Twitter on Thursday, Amazon Employees for Climate Justice said that several employees were contacted by legal and human resources representatives, who said they were in violation of the company's external communications policy