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Three U.S. Stocks to Buy After China's White House Visit

President Obama brought executives from 13 major U.S. firms to the White House Wednesday to meet with Chinese Premier Hu Jintao. The corporate leaders will surely be angling for better access to China's markets, which could boost their stocks. But only a few are actually good investments now.

A New Way to Bet on China: Open a Renminbi Bank Account

China's economy is booming, and Western nations are increasing their demands that its currency be allowed to rise to its natural value. Who knows if that will happen, but if you want to bet that it will, the Bank of China just made it easier: Now, Americans can open renminbi-denominated accounts.

Asian Markets Slide as Chinese Interest Rate Hike Looms

Asian markets took a tumble today with China's Shanghai Composite Index plunging on rumors that another interest rate hike is imminent. Hong Kong's Hang Seng Index dropped 1.9% and Japan's Nikkei 225 Index was down 1.4%.

Obama strikes right note on China

President Barack Obama needed to hit the right note on China as Hu Jintao, his counterpart from the most populous country, looked on. It seems he has...