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TheBull
Investor Signposts: Week Beginning August 30 20154 - Tourist arrivals/departures (July) - Also data on migration flows Tuesday
Investor Signposts: Week Beginning August 30 2015
TheBull / Posted 3 hours ago
4 - Tourist arrivals/departures (July) - Also data on migration flows Tuesday September 1 - China purchasing managers indexes - “Official” readings for August Tuesday September 1 - US ISM manufacturing (August) - Manufacturing is still... Read more
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Business Spectator
The Week Aheadon building approvals, government finance and the balance of payments. CoreLogi
The Week Ahead
Business Spectator / Posted 4 hours ago
on building approvals, government finance and the balance of payments. CoreLogic RP Data releases the August home value index. Home building approvals probably rose by 1 per cent in July while home prices may have lifted 0.7 per cent in... Read more
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iol.co.za
Australia’s Woolworths names new chairmanquarter where it’s failed to outperform Wesfarmers Ltd’s second-ranked Coles ch
Australia’s Woolworths names new chairman
iol.co.za / Posted 5 hours ago
quarter where it’s failed to outperform Wesfarmers Ltd’s second-ranked Coles chain. Sales from Australian food and liquor stores open at least 12 months fell 0.9 percent from a year earlier in the fourth quarter, the first decline in the measure... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Smaller families, fatter childrenoften suffer malnutrition in the womb, which can trigger epigenetic changes in
Smaller families, fatter children
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 6 hours ago
often suffer malnutrition in the womb, which can trigger epigenetic changes in metabolism, such as a heightened tendency to store fat, which continues into later life. Whatever the reason, researchers at the University of Auckland, in New Zealand,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
GDP redo puts growth at 3.7%stocks jumped for a second day Thursday as a relief rally swept across global m
GDP redo puts growth at 3.7%
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 hours ago
stocks jumped for a second day Thursday as a relief rally swept across global markets. The Standard & Poor's 500 Index posted the biggest two-day surge since 2009, rising 2.4 percent Thursday to close at 1,987.66. The latest GDP estimate... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Anti-rent control petition drive heating upwas approached twice by petition gatherers, once outside the El Cerrito Safeway
Anti-rent control petition drive heating up
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 7 hours ago
was approached twice by petition gatherers, once outside the El Cerrito Safeway, the other at her home. During the grocery store encounter, she said, a woman described the petition as making rent control stronger to help prevent displacing... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Japan inflation flat, household spending slipsdata sure to stoke speculation that the central bank would unleash more stimulu
Japan inflation flat, household spending slips
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 9 hours ago
data sure to stoke speculation that the central bank would unleash more stimulus. Kimono shop staff prepare to open their store in Tokyo Core inflation, excluding volatile fresh food prices, was flat year-on-year, the internal affairs ministry... Read more
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Reuters
Japan inflation stalls and spending slides, keeps BOJ under pressureA woman looks at items inside a discount drug store at a shopping district in T
Japan inflation stalls and spending slides, keeps BOJ under pressure
Reuters / Posted 11 hours ago
A woman looks at items inside a discount drug store at a shopping district in Tokyo, Japan, August 7, 2015. TOKYO Japan's core consumer inflation was flat in the year to July and household spending unexpectedly fell, casting deeper doubt on the... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Consumer confidence bounces back to 15-year high in August - GfKA man chooses apples in an Asda store in northwest London, Britain August 18, 2
Consumer confidence bounces back to 15-year high in August - GfK
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 13 hours ago
A man chooses apples in an Asda store in northwest London, Britain August 18, 2015. LONDON Aug 28 - British consumer morale unexpectedly rose in August to match June's 15-year high, as low inflation and a recent pick-up in wages made Britons more... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Anti-rent control petition drive heating upwas approached twice by petition gatherers, once outside the El Cerrito Safeway
Anti-rent control petition drive heating up
Oakland Tribune / Posted 13 hours ago
was approached twice by petition gatherers, once outside the El Cerrito Safeway, the other at her home. During the grocery store encounter, she said a woman described the petition as making rent control stronger to help prevent displacing... Read more
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Providence Business News
Relief rally spreads across markets as oil jumps most in 6 yearsNEW YORK - A relief rally swept around the globe, with the Standard & Poor’s 50
Relief rally spreads across markets as oil jumps most in 6 years
Providence Business News / Posted 13 hours ago
NEW YORK - A relief rally swept around the globe, with the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index capping its biggest two-day gain since 2009 and Chinese shares snapping a five-day losing streak. Oil jumped the most in over six years as the U.S. economy grew... Read more
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Gamasutra
Mobile devs pay nearly double for downloads on Android vs. iOSadvertised Android app has more than doubled in the last year, according to mob
Mobile devs pay nearly double for downloads on Android vs. iOS
Gamasutra / Posted 13 hours ago
advertised Android app has more than doubled in the last year, according to mobile marketing firm Fiksu's latest market index. In contrast, Fiksu pegs growth in the average "cost-per-install" for iOS apps at just 16 percent year-over-year,... Read more
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iol.co.za
Woolies to open more storesby market capitalisation, reported a 20.5 percent rise in full-year profit, boo
Woolies to open more stores
iol.co.za / Posted 22 hours ago
by market capitalisation, reported a 20.5 percent rise in full-year profit, boosted by sales at the Australian department store chain it bought last year and defying a tepid economy at home. Adjusted pre-tax profit at the upmarket food and... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Stocks Higher as July Pending Home Sales Climbafter pending home sales climbed 0.5% in July, according to the National Associ
Stocks Higher as July Pending Home Sales Climb
TheStreet.com / Posted 22 hours ago
after pending home sales climbed 0.5% in July, according to the National Association of Realtors. The pending home sales index rose 7.4% from a year ago. The West was the only region with weakness as sales fell 1.4%. Second-quarter economic... Read more
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The New Age
High-income shoppers boost South Africa retailer Woolworths' profitby market capitalisation, reported a 20.5 percent rise in full-year profit, boo
High-income shoppers boost South Africa retailer Woolworths' profit
The New Age / Posted 23 hours ago
by market capitalisation, reported a 20.5 percent rise in full-year profit, boosted by sales at the Australian department store chain it bought last year and defying a tepid economy at home. Adjusted pre-tax profit at the upmarket food and... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Dollar General beats 2Q profit forecastsof 94 cents per share, while eight analysts surveyed by Zack's expected slightl
Dollar General beats 2Q profit forecasts
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 23 hours ago
of 94 cents per share, while eight analysts surveyed by Zack's expected slightly higher revenue of $5.14 billion. Same-store sales rose 2.8 percent during the quarter, on increases in customer traffic and average transaction value. The... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
59 a.m. EDTthat was among those hardest hit by the storm. It is still struggling to recove
59 a.m. EDT
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted yesterday
that was among those hardest hit by the storm. It is still struggling to recover. BEIJING (AP) � China's main stock market index has surged 5.3 percent, its biggest gain in eight weeks, as Asian markets rose following Wall Street's overnight... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
AP Top News at 3:59 a.m. EDTthat was among those hardest hit by the storm. It is still struggling to recove
AP Top News at 3:59 a.m. EDT
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted yesterday
that was among those hardest hit by the storm. It is still struggling to recover. BEIJING (AP) � China's main stock market index has surged 5.3 percent, its biggest gain in eight weeks, as Asian markets rose following Wall Street's overnight... Read more
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iol.co.za
Windows 10 adopted far and widemodels have upgraded to the new OS, which is running in 192 countries, Mehdi sa
Windows 10 adopted far and wide
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
models have upgraded to the new OS, which is running in 192 countries, Mehdi said Wednesday in a series of tweets. The app store for Windows 10 has had six times more downloads per device than Windows 8, he wrote. The Redmond, Washington-based... Read more
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Independent
The 10 things to watch in business on Thursday 27 Augustwas up by 0.6 per cent to 2,942.94 points, following five consecutive days of d
The 10 things to watch in business on Thursday 27 August
Independent / Posted yesterday
was up by 0.6 per cent to 2,942.94 points, following five consecutive days of decline in China. - Hong Kong's Hang Seng index was up by 2.5 per cent at 21,613.48 points. - The region's biggest stock market, Japan's Nikkei 225, finished trading... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
AP Top News at 3:59 a.m. EDTthat was among those hardest hit by the storm. It is still struggling to recove
AP Top News at 3:59 a.m. EDT
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted yesterday
that was among those hardest hit by the storm. It is still struggling to recover. BEIJING (AP) � China's main stock market index has surged 5.3 percent, its biggest gain in eight weeks, as Asian markets rose following Wall Street's overnight... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
AP Top News at 3:59 a.m. EDTthat was among those hardest hit by the storm. It is still struggling to recove
AP Top News at 3:59 a.m. EDT
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted yesterday
that was among those hardest hit by the storm. It is still struggling to recover. BEIJING (AP) � China's main stock market index has surged 5.3 percent, its biggest gain in eight weeks, as Asian markets rose following Wall Street's overnight... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Woolworths posts 20 percent profit leapmeasure in South Africa - were up only 7 percent, diluted by stock issued to fu
Woolworths posts 20 percent profit leap
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted yesterday
measure in South Africa - were up only 7 percent, diluted by stock issued to fund last year's acquisition of department store chain David Jones. Shares in Woolworths have gained about 30 percent since the start of the year, outperforming a 3... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Conway mall names 2 anchor retailerscentral Arkansas locations are in North Little Rock, midtown Little Rock and in
Conway mall names 2 anchor retailers
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
central Arkansas locations are in North Little Rock, midtown Little Rock and in Hot Springs. Newk's franchisees also have a store in Jonesboro and eventually will have three in Fayetteville. All told, there are about 85 locations in 13... Read more
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iol.co.za
Massmart profit drops 26%INDEPENDENT MEDIAA Game retail store, owned by Massmart. File picture: Simphiwe
Massmart profit drops 26%
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
INDEPENDENT MEDIAA Game retail store, owned by Massmart. File picture: Simphiwe Mbokazi Johannesburg - Massmart Holdings Ltd, the South African food and goods wholesaler controlled by Wal-Mart Stores, said first-half profit fell 26 percent as price... Read more
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Reuters
China's yuan firms slightly, supported by rise in stockspromoting China's renminbi (RMB) or yuan , U.S. dollar and Euro exchange servic
China's yuan firms slightly, supported by rise in stocks
Reuters / Posted yesterday
promoting China's renminbi (RMB) or yuan , U.S. dollar and Euro exchange services is seen outside at foreign exchange store in Hong Kong, China August 13, 2015. SHANGHAI China's yuan edged up against the dollar by midday on Thursday as a... Read more
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Market Watch
Here’s why the stock market correction isn’t over yetover. Analysts who had previously sounded warnings over a potential pullback i
Here’s why the stock market correction isn’t over yet
Market Watch / Posted yesterday
over. Analysts who had previously sounded warnings over a potential pullback inclined to say there is likely more pain in store over the next several weeks. James Abate, chief investment officer at Centre Asset Management LLC, has been concerned... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Fed's Jackson Hole Retreat, Revised 2Q GDP and More on Tap for Thursdaythe jobless-claims report is expected to be lower showing an improving labor ma
Fed's Jackson Hole Retreat, Revised 2Q GDP and More on Tap for Thursday
TheStreet.com / Posted yesterday
the jobless-claims report is expected to be lower showing an improving labor market. At 10 a.m. the pending homes sales index, with an estimated 1% increase for July, could show more positive news for the housing market. Beauty retailer Ulta... Read more
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Investopedia
6 Ways to Save Money on College Suppliesto spend and where you can save. Take the dorm room, for example. Go “shopping”
6 Ways to Save Money on College Supplies
Investopedia / Posted yesterday
to spend and where you can save. Take the dorm room, for example. Go “shopping” in your own house first, before you hit the stores for extra linens and towels. If your daughter is sharing a room, have her contact her roommate and see if she is... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Stocks Rocket Higher to Close With Biggest Gains Since 2011climbed 4% or 620 points, and the Nasdaq jumped 4.2%. The Dow and S&P 500 remai
Stocks Rocket Higher to Close With Biggest Gains Since 2011
TheStreet.com / Posted yesterday
climbed 4% or 620 points, and the Nasdaq jumped 4.2%. The Dow and S&P 500 remained in correction territory. The Volatility Index, commonly referred to as the "fear index," slid 17% to 29.87, but remained above the 25-level reached on Monday for the... Read more
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Market Watch
Here’s why the stock market correction isn’t over yetover. Analysts who had previously sounded warnings over a potential pullback i
Here’s why the stock market correction isn’t over yet
Market Watch / Posted yesterday
over. Analysts who had previously sounded warnings over a potential pullback inclined to say there is likely more pain in store over the next several weeks. James Abate, chief investment officer at Centre Asset Management LLC, has been concerned... Read more
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Market Watch
Here’s why the stock market correction isn’t over yetover. Analysts who had previously sounded warnings over a potential pullback i
Here’s why the stock market correction isn’t over yet
Market Watch / Posted yesterday
over. Analysts who had previously sounded warnings over a potential pullback inclined to say there is likely more pain in store over the next several weeks. James Abate, chief investment officer at Centre Asset Management LLC, has been concerned... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Stocks Extend Highs in Volatile Trading2.6% or 400 points, and the Nasdaq jumped 2.6%. The Dow and S&P 500 remained in
Stocks Extend Highs in Volatile Trading
TheStreet.com / Posted yesterday
2.6% or 400 points, and the Nasdaq jumped 2.6%. The Dow and S&P 500 remained in correction territory. The Volatility Index, commonly referred to as the "fear index," slid 8.6% to 32.91, but remained above the 25-level for the first time since... Read more
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Santa Monica Mirror
Brentwood Man Charged With Sexual Battery After Groping Woman In Santa Monicaadded that she could not find a seat so she decided to stand next to a high tab
Brentwood Man Charged With Sexual Battery After Groping Woman In Santa Monica
Santa Monica Mirror / Posted yesterday
added that she could not find a seat so she decided to stand next to a high table that was situated in the middle of the store. She said that as she was doing this she suddenly felt someone bump her from behind. She said that at first she... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
There's no escape: tech innovation is coming to a high street near youassistants to help them shop, 58pc would refuse to engage with robot sales staf
There's no escape: tech innovation is coming to a high street near you
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
assistants to help them shop, 58pc would refuse to engage with robot sales staff, 52pc feel less than thrilled about in-store facial recognition software and – despite Amazon’s best efforts – one in two people surveyed said they would be... Read more
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Search Engine Land
Is Responsive Design A Ranking Factor?rather site designers support the crawling efficiency of RWD’s singular HTML th
Is Responsive Design A Ranking Factor?
Search Engine Land / Posted yesterday
rather site designers support the crawling efficiency of RWD’s singular HTML than have many different versions they must index and keep fresh. Google will forgive a site for bad HTML, but it won’t forgive sites that waste their resources. More... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Will Apple, Google and Other Tech Stocks Rebuff Lower Valuations In The Fall?activations has actually accelerated over the past few weeks, and we have had t
Will Apple, Google and Other Tech Stocks Rebuff Lower Valuations In The Fall?
TheStreet.com / Posted 2 days ago
activations has actually accelerated over the past few weeks, and we have had the best performance of the year for the App Store in China." Beyond the Chinese currency devaluation last week as well as the historic drop on Monday, the Shanghai... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Ringgit slumps most in AsiaCustomers wait in line to change money at a currency exchange store at Bukit Bi
Ringgit slumps most in Asia
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
Customers wait in line to change money at a currency exchange store at Bukit Bintang in Kuala Lumpur on Tuesday. (Bloomberg photo) Related search Malaysia’s ringgit sank to a 17-year low on Wednesday as concern about the finances of a state... Read more
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Morningstar
Be Cautious With Commodity Exchange-Traded Productsthat directly hold their reference metals. Given that these metals are fairly s
Be Cautious With Commodity Exchange-Traded Products
Morningstar / Posted 2 days ago
that directly hold their reference metals. Given that these metals are fairly simple to standardize and inexpensive to store (because of their high value/weight ratio) they lend themselves well to a physical holding structure. Also, you don't... Read more
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The Daily Reckoning
Last Stop Before a Second Great Depressionbetter. In the 16 April 2015 edition of Gowdie Family Wealth, I made this obse
Last Stop Before a Second Great Depression
The Daily Reckoning / Posted 2 days ago
better. In the 16 April 2015 edition of Gowdie Family Wealth, I made this observation (three months prior to the Shanghai Index correction): ‘With a slumping property market in China, investor attention has turned to the Shanghai Index. While the... Read more
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Reuters
Dollar still wobbly after China easing, Shanghai shares eyedpast an advertisement promoting China's renminbi (RMB) or yuan, U.S. dollar and
Dollar still wobbly after China easing, Shanghai shares eyed
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
past an advertisement promoting China's renminbi (RMB) or yuan, U.S. dollar and Euro exchange services at foreign exchange store in Hong Kong, China, August 13, 2015. TOKYO The dollar edged down against the euro and yen on Wednesday as sentiment... Read more
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ABC News
Winners During the US Stock Market Routimmune from an economic slowdown on the other side of the globe. The list incl
Winners During the US Stock Market Rout
ABC News / Posted 2 days ago
immune from an economic slowdown on the other side of the globe. The list includes retailer Macy's, whose first overseas store will open not in China, but on an island in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, in spring 2018, the company reported last... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
How Police Track Stolen ElectronicsFrom the moment the thief entered the store, until he tripped as he tried to ge
How Police Track Stolen Electronics
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 2 days ago
From the moment the thief entered the store, until he tripped as he tried to get away with stolen computers, a surveillance camera captured it all. Sioux Falls Police hope to track down four iMacs someone stole from Mac Pros this week. Investigators... Read more
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New York Magazine
The Key Lesson of the Ashley Madison Hack — Even for Non-Adulterersorganizations, ranging from regulations promulgated by the U.K.’s Financial Con
The Key Lesson of the Ashley Madison Hack — Even for Non-Adulterers
New York Magazine / Posted 2 days ago
organizations, ranging from regulations promulgated by the U.K.’s Financial Conduct Authority to the Project Control Index, issued by systems-efficiency firm Independent Project Analysis. There are certifications for employees, too,... Read more
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Brandon Sun
US consumer confidence shows sharp rebound in August to highest reading in 7 monthsIn this Aug. 21, 2015 photo, shoppers ride an escalator beside a special lane f
US consumer confidence shows sharp rebound in August to highest reading in 7 months
Brandon Sun / Posted 2 days ago
In this Aug. 21, 2015 photo, shoppers ride an escalator beside a special lane for shopping carts in the CityTarget store in Boston. U.S. consumer confidence rebounded in August 2015 to the strongest reading in seven months after having fallen sharply... Read more
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The Register
Using SQL techniques in NoSQL is OK, right? WRONGtables and joining them on the fly with primary and secondary keys. The engine
Using SQL techniques in NoSQL is OK, right? WRONG
The Register / Posted 2 days ago
tables and joining them on the fly with primary and secondary keys. The engine takes care of the joins and a correctly indexed table will be reasonably performant. However, in a NoSQL cluster, the data is likely to be distributed across a... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Stocks Rebound on Belief the Correction Was Overdonea day earlier. Consumer confidence in the U.S. jumped to 101.5 in August, far
Stocks Rebound on Belief the Correction Was Overdone
TheStreet.com / Posted 2 days ago
a day earlier. Consumer confidence in the U.S. jumped to 101.5 in August, far higher than an expected reading of 94. The index climbed to 92.5 from 82.3 in July, driven primarily by an improving labor market. The housing market continued to... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
China woes a worry for Silicon Valleydown 3.57 percent Monday, a clear reaction to slumping share prices in Chinese
China woes a worry for Silicon Valley
Inside Bay Area / Posted 2 days ago
down 3.57 percent Monday, a clear reaction to slumping share prices in Chinese stock markets. China's Shanghai Composite index dropped 8.5 percent on what is being called Black Monday and is now down nearly 40 percent since its June... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Macy’s (M) Stock Gets Rating Upgrade at Deutsche Bankweaker than expected second quarter performance, we still view 2H guidance as a
Macy’s (M) Stock Gets Rating Upgrade at Deutsche Bank
TheStreet.com / Posted 2 days ago
weaker than expected second quarter performance, we still view 2H guidance as aggressive, which calls for positive same store sales, flat GPM, and in-line SG&A dollar, year over year," the firm continued. Shares of Macy's closed at $57.12 on... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
China woes a worry for Silicon Valleydown 3.57 percent Monday, a clear reaction to slumping share prices in Chinese
China woes a worry for Silicon Valley
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 2 days ago
down 3.57 percent Monday, a clear reaction to slumping share prices in Chinese stock markets. China's Shanghai Composite index dropped 8.5 percent on what is being called Black Monday and is now down nearly 40 percent since its June... Read more
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