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Onetime upstart takes its place among big players

In June, after months of deliberation, New York state's economic development agency picked a surprise winner in the heated bid to handle the sale of up to $500 million of development rights that will... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

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Retail landlords mix it up

When developer TF Cornerstone went shopping last year for retail tenants to fill 30,000 square feet of ground-floor space at its six-building East Coast residential complex in Long Island City,... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

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Crowdfunding helps bag $85M building downtown

A real estate investment firm that raises much of its cash via crowdfunding, recently closed on an $85 million parcel downtown. Nearly a third of that cash came from the "crowd." Prodigy Network... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

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Embattled federal lender touted for boosting NYC economy

The Export-Import Bank of the United States, a government-backed financial institution that has become a flashpoint in legislative races across the country, provides a boost to the New York City... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

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Councilman praises African gov"t targeting gays

A YouTube video has surfaced showing Bronx Councilman Fernando Cabrera in Uganda praising the leadership of the African country for its socially conservative positions, amid widespread international... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

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Bullish ‘W’ Could Signal a Win for Broadcom

Broadcom (BRCM) consolidated following a breakaway gap. The post Bullish ‘W’ Could Signal a Win for Broadcom appeared first on InvestorPlace......»»

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Buy Into Weakness If Profit-Taking Continues

The market is displaying one of the most powerful and reliable technical formations. The post Buy Into Weakness If Profit-Taking Continues appeared first on InvestorPlace......»»

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Market begins September in the stratosphere

After the Open... Stocks are wobbling back and forth a bit, with no real direction at present. Oil prices firmed up somewhat over the long weekend, the ISM index showed strong growth in August in the manufacturing.....»»

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Economic Data To Give Direction To The Market - Economic Highlights

Stocks are indicated to start today's session modestly in the positive, but continuation of the favorable through the rest of today's session will depend on the ISM reading coming out a little later. The heavy reporting docket on the.....»»

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Utility And Consumer Discretionary ETFs Switch Leadership Roles

The turnaround in sector leadership from 2013 to 2014 has been an interesting changing of the guard. Last year, consumer discretionary stocks were high fliers as companies like Amazon ( AMZN ) and Priceline Group Inc ( PCLN ) emerged as momentum favorite.....»»

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The Bitcoin Regulation Debate

Ronald Reagan once famously said “The most terrifying words in the English language are 'I’m from the Government and I’m here to help.'” I am sure that many of the early adopters of Bitcoin and the current enthusiastic endorsers of the crypto-curr.....»»

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Mass Surveillance Violates U.S. Law

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Prices Spur Hopes for ECB Action

Wholesale prices in the eurozone fell in July, while the region's inflation rate is lagging far behind other big economies, supporting hopes the European Central Bank will signal fresh stimulus measures Thursday......»»

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AP Photos: More Atlantic City slots stop spinning

Gamblers at two Atlantic City casinos got in their final bets over Labor Day weekend as Revel Casino Hotel and the Showboat Casino Hotel became the latest victims of Atlantic City's drastic slide......»»

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Openings to resume in Detroit bankruptcy trial

An attorney for Detroit is set to resume his opening statement at the city's historic bankruptcy trial, after saying on the first day that Detroit needs the restructuring to survive......»»

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Be Aware: Many Asset Protection Specialists Aren"t

Everyone wants to work with a top-notch professional. There are many professionals that are just not up to the job of delivering viable advanced planning strategies. This is especially true in the field of asset protection planning. “We repeatedly see t.....»»

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Teaming Up To Become A Thought Leader

Becoming a thought leader is an exceptionally powerful way for professionals to build a substantial high-net-worth business. However, the effort and resources required to become a thought leader can be considerable. Consequently, there’s always the opti.....»»

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Daily FX Trading Review: BOJ and BOC Policy Statements Lined Up – Sept. 3, 2014

Data from the US economy came in mostly stronger than expected yesterday, although the dollar’s FX trading performance was mixed. The ISM manufacturing PMI showed a stronger than expected rise from 57.1 to 59.0, marking a faster pace of expansion ….....»»

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EURCAD Forex Trade Retracement Setup – Sept 3, 2014

EURCAD has sold off sharply in August, but it looks like the pair is prime for forex trade retracement back to an area of interest. Price could pull up to the broken support area at the 1.4400-1.4450 psychological levels, which … Continue reading &#.....»»

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GBPJPY Currency Trend Reversal Pattern – Sept 3, 2014

GBPJPY recently made a break from the falling trend line, an early signal of currency trend reversal. Price found resistance at the 174.00 major psychological mark though and is in for a correction. Using the Fibonacci retracement tool on the … Cont.....»»

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Pullback Signals on EBAY Shares – Sept 3, 2014

EBAY shares have been on a strong rally, yet it looks like price might pull back a bit before heading any further north. Share prices have found resistance around the $56.00-$57.00/share level and may be due for a retracement to … Continue reading &.....»»

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Markets Mixed; Conn"s Profit Misses Estimates

Following the market opening Tuesday, the Dow traded down 0.28 percent to 17,050.15 while the NASDAQ surged 0.18 percent to 4,588.32. The S&P also fell, dropping 0.09 percent to 2,001.52. Leading and Lagging Sectors Tuesday.....»»

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Exelixis Shares Slide On Trial Results; Norwegian Cruise Line Surges

Midway through trading Tuesday, the Dow traded down 0.27 percent to 17,052.21 while the NASDAQ surged 0.06 percent to 4,583.19. The S&P also fell, dropping 0.24 percent to 1,998.60. Leading and Lagging Sectors On Tuesday,.....»»

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Despite Growing Risks it’s Still Janet Yellen’s Market

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Einhorn Hurt As Conn’s, Inc. (CONN) Declines Nearly 31%

Greenlight Capital owns 3.5 million shares of Conn’s, Inc. (NASDAQ:CONN) based on its 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for the second-quarterThe stock price of Conn’s, Inc. (NASDAQ:CONN), a specialty retailer of durable con.....»»

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Forget The Fed, We Be Worrying About Japan

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Obama orders 350 more US troops to Baghdad: White House

Washington (AFP) - President Barack Obama ordered about 350 more US troops to Baghdad to protect American diplomatic facilities and staff in the Iraqi capital, the White House said.The announcement came hours after the so-called "Islamic State" (also know.....»»

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Economic growth kills minority languages: study

Paris (AFP) - Economic prosperity is the worst enemy of minority languages, said researchers Wednesday who listed parts of Australia and North America as "hotspots" for extinction risk.Based on the same criteria used to determine the risk of extinction fa.....»»

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Google working on super-fast "quantum" computer chip

San Francisco (AFP) - Google said it is working on a super-fast "quantum" computer chip as part a vision to one day have machines think like humans.The Internet titan on Tuesday added renowned researcher John Martinis and his team at the University of Cal.....»»

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Should naked photo hacking be considered a sex crime?

Los Angeles (AFP) - Already hounded by paparazzi on their doorsteps, celebrities face a new battle to protect their privacy from hackers willing to splash their most intimate, behind-closed-doors photos online.After the massive release of naked photos of .....»»

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Obama arrives in Estonia on eve of NATO summit

Tallinn (AFP) - US President Barack Obama arrived in Estonia aboard Air Force One early Wednesday to meet Baltic leaders and reaffirm Washington's commitment to the security of ex-Soviet NATO members. The talks in Tallinn come ahead of the key alliance s.....»»

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Producer For "Ukraine Today" Network Trolls "Russia Today" Host During Live Broadcast

A live interview Tuesday with a producer from the new Ukraine Today television network on Kremlin-backed RT, formerly known as Russia Today, went about as well as you'd expect. In a segment on RT's "In The Now" show from Moscow, host Anissa Naouai attempt.....»»

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Bank of England set to hold rates at record low 0.50%

London (AFP) - The Bank of England is set to keep interest rates at a record-low 0.50 percent this week, as it eyes slowing inflation before next year's election, analysts say.Both Britain and the separate eurozone are worried about unduly low inflation, .....»»

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ANA, Lufthansa announce cargo business tie-up

Tokyo (AFP) - Japan's All Nippon Airways (ANA) and Lufthansa of Germany on Wednesday announced an air cargo tie up as they look to fight off intense competition from budget airlines on passenger routes.The airlines said they had won regulatory approval fo.....»»

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Alvopetro - 1.2 Billion Barrels Of Oil And A Fighting Chance

By Devon Shire:(Editor's Note: Investors should be mindful of the risks of transacting in illiquid securities such as ALVOF. Alvopetro's listing in Canada, ALV.V, offers stronger liquidity.) International Horizontal Development - Still Stuck In Neutral .....»»

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Ford Is Motoring Its Way Higher

By Josh Arnold:Shares of Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) have absolutely exploded over the past few years after falling out of favor with investors following the financial crisis. The company has been busy growing sales and profits and investors have rewarded.....»»

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Does Following The Smart Money Into YPF Make Sense?

By The Panoramic View:A lot of smart money is flowing into YPF (NYSE:YPF) right now. Soros Fund more than doubled his stake in the Argentine energy company last quarter, bringing up total holdings to 13.7 million shares. Both Perry Corp and Third Point al.....»»

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Update: Kaminak Gold Furthers Its Exploration Program At Its Coffee Project

By Ben Kramer-Miller:Kaminak Gold (OTCPK:KMKGF) just announced strong results from its phase one exploration program and that it has commenced its phase two program at its flagship Coffee Project in the Yukon. The highlight of the exploration results was .....»»

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Maybe, Just Maybe, A Rally For Homebuilders ETFs

By Tom Lydon:U.S. stocks continue to reside near all-time highs after the S&P 500 traversed 2,000 for the first time ever.The benchmark U.S. index has more than tripled since the March 9, 2009 market bottom, and these days when stocks enjoy particularly s.....»»

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Twitter: Are Valuation Concerns Coming?

By Bill Maurer:In just a couple of months, things can change dramatically for a stock. Shares of social media giant Twitter (NYSE:TWTR) are a great example. After an IPO at $26 a share, shares rocketed to nearly $75. Then, the bottom fell out as shares pl.....»»

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AUD/USD - Falls Sharply Through Key 0.93 Level

By Dean Popplewell: By Stuart McPhee AUD/USD for Wednesday, September 3, 2014 The Australian dollar has experienced a reasonably sharp fall in the last 24 hours breaking back down through the support level at 0.93 to a one week low around 0.9270. It .....»»

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Update: Goldcorp Suspends Its Operations At El Sauzal As A Safety Precaution

By Ben Kramer-Miller:Goldcorp (NYSE:GG) just announced that there is movement at the high wall slope of the Trini pit at its El Sauzal Mine in Chihuahua, Mexico. As a safety precaution, the company decided to suspend its operations here in order to allow .....»»

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Update: Goodrich Petroleum TMS Denkmann Well Result Impresses

By Stone Fox Capital:Based on another solid well result in the TMS, Goodrich Petroleum (NYSE:GDP) originally jumped on the news before fading with the general energy related weakness. The stock ended up down 2.6% on the day, mostly in line with other oil .....»»

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The Problem Of Distorted Financial Stress Measures

By Financial Sense: By Cris Sheridan Last month I argued that there was "Still No Sign of a Bear Market" with four charts displaying the following: Strong upward trend in leading economic data Low probability of recession Low levels of financial s.....»»

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Expectations Are High For Restoration Hardware, But The Price May Not Be Right

By Daniel Jones:As earnings approach, investors who own shares in Restoration Hardware (NYSE:RH) are probably kicking around what to do with the retailer's shares. Currently, the company is trading 12% off its 52-week high, which implies that it could mak.....»»

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NQ Mobile: 3 Positives (With Caveats) That You Can"t Deny

By Joe A. Williams:Several people have challenged me to write a positive article about NQ Mobile (NYSE:NQ). I would like to bring up 3 things about NQ that can't be denied. I must add that, as a writer, I have to include the caveats associated with these .....»»

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Delta Soars On Growing Cash Flow

By Andrew Sachais:Delta Air Lines' (NYSE:DAL) share price has been aided by falling oil prices recently, but the company's underlining fundamentals could also lead to more gains. As oil prices have declined over the past three months, Delta's stock has sh.....»»

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Australia 200: Surges To New Multi-Year High Above 5650

By Dean Popplewell: By Stuart McPhee Australia 200 for Wednesday, September 3, 2014 After spending the last week consolidating and trading in a very narrow range right around 5620, the Australian 200 Index has surged higher again to achieve a new mul.....»»

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Japan equities extend rally to 7-month high

Broader Asian stocks rallied, thanks to a weakened yen and signs of a rebound in China’s services sector.....»»

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Recovery knocks 21 fish species from watch list; conservationists, fishermen, chefs celebrate

Twenty-one species of fish made the leap Tuesday off a watch list of seafood to avoid as unsustainably overfished, leaving conservationists and many fishermen and chefs celebrating the turnaround of a West Coast fishing ground declared an economic disaste.....»»

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Hong Kong Stocks Advance After Upbeat China Data

Hong Kong stocks headed higher Wednesday morning after two separate measures of China's services activity showed improvement last month......»»

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Anti-poverty organization urges G20 leaders to act against corruption costing $1 trillion

Anti-poverty organization ONE is urging leaders of the 20 largest economies to act decisively at an annual summit in November against money laundering, bribery, tax evasion and corruption which it estimates costs the world's poorest countries more than $1.....»»

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Venezuela"s president replaces longtime oil chief as part of cabinet shakeup

President Nicolas Maduro has replaced the Venezuela's longtime oil minister and economic czar as part of a cabinet shakeup sidelining the most-prominent voice within his administration for much-needed reforms to address the country's economic crisis......»»

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CVS changes corporate name, stops tobacco sales in drugstores nearly a month early

As CVS sharpens its focus on customer health, the nation's second-largest drugstore chain will tweak its corporate name and stop the sale of tobacco nearly a month sooner than planned......»»

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Gulf of Maine, lucrative fishery, warming faster than 99 percent of world"s oceans

Scientists say the Gulf of Maine is warming faster than more than 99 percent of the world's oceans......»»

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Mass unemployment filing starting for thousands of laid-off Atlantic City casino workers

Thousands of newly laid-off casino workers are expected to turn out at the Atlantic City Convention Center for a mass unemployment filing......»»

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AP Photos: Gamblers, workers say last goodbye, slots stop spinning at 2 Atlantic City casinos

Gamblers at two Atlantic City casinos got in their final bets over Labor Day weekend as Revel Casino Hotel and the Showboat Casino Hotel became the latest victims of Atlantic City's drastic slide......»»

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Detroit attorney to resume opening statements in city"s historic bankruptcy trial

An attorney for Detroit is set to resume his opening statement at the city's historic bankruptcy trial, after saying on the first day that Detroit needs the restructuring to survive......»»

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Land O"Lakes gives $25M to the U; buys naming rights for athletic center

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Hawaii interisland airline Island Air names David Pflieger president and CEO

Island Air said Tuesday that David Pflieger will take over as president and CEO of the Hawaii interisland airline, effective Oct. 1. Pflieger, whose experience includes senior leadership roles at low-cost regional carriers, also will join the company's b.....»»

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Enterprise launching rent-by-the-hour car share in Downtown Honolulu and Waikiki

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Five questions with... Colleen Mattrey

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Ocean Vodka of Maui introduces new bottle and logo

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Making a difference: Lawyers for Learning

What started as a way to get engaged in the community has provided Sarah Frederick a host of real-life, feel-good experiences. As the school year begins, Frederick, an attorney at Bernhardi & Lukasik PLLC, was named to a third term as president of Lawyer.....»»

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Former DuPont general counsel joins Philly law firm as partner

Tom Sager, who retired in June as general counsel at DuPont Co. after 37 years with the chemical company, has joined Ballard Spahr as a partner resident in the firm’s Philadelphia and Wilmington offices. Ballard Spahr said Sager will leverage his gene.....»»

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Howard Hughes Corp. withdraws petition for reserved units at Kakaako residential project

The Howard Hughes Corp. is temporarily withdrawing its petition dealing with reserved housing units on its 424-unit residential tower planned for 988 Halekauwila in Honolulu's Kakaako neighborhood as part of the first phase of its Ward Village master plan.....»»

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Buffalo State boat launch in for upgrade

SUNY Buffalo State will be receiving a $150,000 state grant to improve the boat launch and dock at its Great Lakes Center on the Niagara River. A college news release said the money will improve the efficiency and usefulness of the center’s research ef.....»»

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WNY bankruptcyies stay on decade-low pace

Two-thirds of the way through 2014, bankruptcy filings in Western New York continue to lag, once again hitting the lowest monthly level since at least 2005. In August, 373 filings were recorded in the 17-county district that includes Buffalo and Rocheste.....»»

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PG&E faces record fines over deadly California pipeline blast - Reuters

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US rejects Norwegian Air bid for US-Europe flights - Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

US rejects Norwegian Air bid for US-Europe flightsColumbus Ledger-EnquirerWASHINGTON — In a case that has labor and trade policy implications, the Obama administration on Tuesday rejected a request that would have immediately permitted a low-cost air.....»»

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Dollar climbs as yen, sterling sag; euro off lows for now - Reuters

ReutersDollar climbs as yen, sterling sag; euro off lows for nowReutersTOKYO/SYDNEY (Reuters) - The dollar hovered at 14-month highs against a basket of major currencies on Wednesday, underpinned by stronger-than-expected U.S. data and a resulting rise in.....»»

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Dollar General boosts Family Dollar offer in takeover tussle - Chicago Tribune

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Risk management evolving from regulatory burden to strategic core competency

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Japan PM Abe appoints China-friendly lawmakers to key posts

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe picked two veteran lawmakers with friendly ties to China for top party posts on Wednesday in an apparent signal of hope for a thaw in chilly ties with Beijing and a summit with Chinese leader Xi Jinping. The change in ex.....»»

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West TX Oil Steadies around 94 Before U.S. Supply Data

West Texas Intermediate crude rose from the lowest price in more than seven months before supply data that may signal the strength of fuel demand in the U.S., the world’s biggest oil consumer. Brent climbed in London. Futures increased as much as 0.5 pe.....»»

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Gulf of Maine: "Poster child" for global warming

Scientists say the Gulf of Maine is warming faster than more than 99 percent of the world's oceans......»»

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Social Security Q&A: Should My Lower Earning Spouse Claim Early Retirement Benefits and then Switch to Spousal Benefits at FRA?

Social Security may be your largest or one of your largest assets. How you manage it, by deciding which benefits to collect and when, can make an absolutely huge difference to your lifetime benefits. And those with the highest past covered earnings have t.....»»

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U.S. Manufacturing and Construction Rebound Strongly

U.S. manufacturing activity hit a nearly 3-1/2-year high last month and construction spending rebounded strongly in July, signs the economy entered the third quarter on strong footing. Tuesday’s upbeat data added to reports on employment and housing.....»»

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Getting Harder to Find Free Parking for Euros

In a battered regional economy, the search for safety has become so desperate that some European investors are willing to pay for the privilege of lending to France — a country dealing with economic stagnation, political gridlock and a tough business cl.....»»

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U.K. Edges Higher in Global Rankings

Its Global Competitiveness Report sees the UK rise one spot to ninth on the list, while Switzerland and Singapore retain first and second place.  The US improved its competitiveness position for the second consecutive year, climbing two places to third. .....»»

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Australia Expands at Slower Pace

Australia’s economic growth slowed last quarter as the currency strengthened and commodity prices weakened, underscoring the central bank’s bias to keep interest rates at a record low to boost domestic demand. Second-quarter gross domestic product adv.....»»

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Asian Equities Higher Led by China

Asian stocks climbed, the yen slid to an almost eight-month low and bonds in the region tracked Treasuries lower amid signs of strength in the U.S. economy. Chinese shares jumped after gauges of services activity rebounded, while crude oil rallied. The MS.....»»

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U.S. Treasuries Tumble as Economy Improves

Treasuries are getting a taste of what life may be like as the world’s biggest economy improves.  U.S. government securities tumbled yesterday as a report showed manufacturing grew at the fastest pace in three years. Investors’ focus on the economy m.....»»

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Europe Keeping Close Eye on Ukraine and ECB

European markets retained a cautious tone Tuesday, with investors keeping one eye firmly on the lingering conflict in Ukraine while trying to gauge whether the European Central Bank will announce further stimulus measures at its policy meeting later in th.....»»

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RBA’s Stevens Not Going to Drive Up House Prices

Reserve Bank of Australia Governor Glenn Stevens said he is unwilling to drive house prices even higher to try to reduce unemployment faster, indicating policy makers are content to keep interest rates on hold. “In our efforts to stimulate growth in the.....»»

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RBA’s Stevens: Further Cuts in Interest Rates are Unlikely

Australia’s top central banker on Wednesday signalled further cuts in interest rates were unlikely as it would be “unwise” to risk further inflating already high house prices. Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) Governor Glenn Stevens said p.....»»

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IMF: Ukraine May Need Bigger Bailout

Ukraine may need as much as $19 billion in additional funds from donors if its conflict with pro-Russian separatists continues during 2015, the International Monetary Fund warned on Tuesday. Even under Kiev’s current $17 billion IMF bailout, the Fun.....»»

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China Services Activity Rebounds

Activity in China’s services sector rebounded in August after a drop in July, two surveys showed on Wednesday, offseting factory-sector weakness and letting the government stick with its “targeted” policy stance to keep growth on track. .....»»

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Gold Steadies Around 1267 as Sharp Drop Spurs Buying

Gold advanced for the first time in four days on speculation that prices near the lowest level since June will encourage purchases as investors assessed the strength of the U.S. economy and the outlook for borrowing costs. Bullion for immediate delivery r.....»»

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China’s Service Industries Rebound

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Dollar’s Strong Rally Finds EURUSD, S&P 500 Unresponsive

Given the greenback’s innate strength, we have to appraise the progress of its two dominant fundamental themes to see whether we have momentum moving forward......»»

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Oracle to Accept Lower Damages in SAP Case or Face Re-trial - Analyst Blog

Recently, Oracle Corp. ( ORCL ) lost an appeal to reinstate its claims amounting to $1.3 billion against rival SAP SE ( SAP ) on grounds of patent infringement. This new ruling may reopen a seven year old dispute.....»»

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Will Apple Partner Visa, Mastercard for NFC Mobile Payment? - Analyst Blog

Reportedly, Apple ( AAPL ) will collaborate with major payment networks, banks and retailers including the likes of American Express ( AXP ), Visa ( V ) and Mastercard ( MA ) to offer mobile payment system in its.....»»

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Markel (MKL) Down to Strong Sell on Rising Financial Risks - Analyst Blog

On Aug 30, 2014, Zacks Investment Research downgraded Markel Corp. ( MKL ) by two notches to a Zacks Rank #5 (Strong Sell) from a Zacks Rank #3 (Hold). Why the Downgrade? Markelhas been facing downward estimate revisions owing.....»»

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Twitter Revamps Signup Process to Attract New Users - Analyst Blog

Twitter Inc. ( TWTR ) recently revamped its sign up process in an effort to attract more users. The redesign comes after a gap of three years and is intended to simplify the signup process, which users have found.....»»

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United Therapeutics Soars on Remodulin Patent Case Win - Analyst Blog

United Therapeutics Corporation ( UTHR ) shares surged approximately 28.5% after the company announced that the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey has rendered a favorable decision in the Remodulin patent infringement lawsuit against Sando.....»»

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Las Vegas Sands" (LVS) Domestic Market Grows, Macau Weak - Analyst Blog

On Aug 29, we issued an updated research report on Las Vegas Sands Corp. ( LVS ). On Jul 16, Las Vegas Sands posted lower than expected second quarter 2014 results with earnings and revenue missing the Zacks Consensus.....»»

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Bayer/Johnson & Johnson to Expand Xarelto Label Further - Analyst Blog

Bayer ( BAYRY ) and partner Johnson & Johnson ( JNJ ) announced that they will be evaluating their anticoagulant product, Xarelto, in three new indications in new studies. The companies intend to expand their global clinical development program.....»»

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Western Digital Positive on HDD, SSD Growth; Risks Remain - Analyst Blog

On Aug 29, 2014, we issued an updated research report on Western Digital Corp. ( WDC ). Western Digital is the largest HDD manufacturer in the U.S. The company commands approximately 46% share in the HDD market, while its.....»»

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AstraZeneca Reports Data on Brilinta from ATLANTIC Study - Analyst Blog

AstraZeneca ( AZN ) announced data from the phase IV ATLANTIC study on Brilinta (EU trade name Brilique). The international, multi center, randomized, double blind ATLANTIC study aimed to determine the optimal timing (pre hospital or in hospital setting).....»»

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