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Zero Hedge
European Banks Soar On Rumor ECB May Monetize Bank Stocks; Japan Crash ContinuesWhile algos patiently await the only thing that matters for US stocks today whi
European Banks Soar On Rumor ECB May Monetize Bank Stocks; Japan Crash Continues
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 minutes ago
While algos patiently await the only thing that matters for US stocks today which is Janet Yellen's testimony before Congress. expected to be released at 8:30 am (and previewed here), the rest of the world this morning is a hot mess of schizophrenic... Read more
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Zero Hedge
February 10Overnight Media Digest - Donald Trump seized his first victory in 2016, winnin
February 10
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 minutes ago
Overnight Media Digest - Donald Trump seized his first victory in 2016, winning the New Hampshire Republican presidential primary by a decisive margin, while the rest of the party's presidential field was left as murky as ever.... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Hundreds protest Central States pension cutsMINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Hundreds of people facing cuts to their pensions had plenty
Hundreds protest Central States pension cuts
KTTC Rochester / Posted 2 minutes ago
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Hundreds of people facing cuts to their pensions had plenty to say to U.S. Treasury officials during a meeting at the University of Minnesota. About 15,000 Minnesotans are affected by the Central States Pension Plan which filed an... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Singapore 6th in international intellectual property indexSINGAPORE: The Republic came in sixth out of 38 countries in the US Chamber Int
Singapore 6th in international intellectual property index
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 minutes ago
SINGAPORE: The Republic came in sixth out of 38 countries in the US Chamber International Intellectual Property (IP) Index, the US Chamber of Commerce said on Wednesday (Feb 10). According to the Chamber, the index is a empirical assessment of the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Hermes warns of potential for further dip in sales growthPARIS: French luxury goods maker Hermes has yet to see its business in Paris re
Hermes warns of potential for further dip in sales growth
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 minutes ago
PARIS: French luxury goods maker Hermes has yet to see its business in Paris recover from November's deadly attacks on the city and warned of a potential further slowdown in global sales this year. Hermes, known for its colorful silk scarves and its... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Time Warner raises profit forecast, sets US$5 billion buyback programREUTERS: Time Warner Inc , the owner of cable channels CNN and HBO and movie st
Time Warner raises profit forecast, sets US$5 billion buyback program
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 minutes ago
REUTERS: Time Warner Inc , the owner of cable channels CNN and HBO and movie studio Warner Bros, raised its 2016 adjusted profit forecast above analysts' expectations and set a US$5 billion share buyback program. The company's shares were up 1.3... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Futures rise as oil recovers; Yellen testimony awaitedREUTERS: U.S. stock index futures were higher on Wednesday, with oil prices sta
Futures rise as oil recovers; Yellen testimony awaited
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 minutes ago
REUTERS: U.S. stock index futures were higher on Wednesday, with oil prices staging a modest recovery, ahead of U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's appearance before Congress. * Yellen, whose testimony on monetary policy starts at 10:00 a.m.... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Time Warner revenue falls on lack of hit moviesREUTERS - Time Warner Inc, the owner of cable channels CNN, HBO and Cartoon Net
Time Warner revenue falls on lack of hit movies
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 minutes ago
REUTERS - Time Warner Inc, the owner of cable channels CNN, HBO and Cartoon Network, reported a 6 percent fall in quarterly revenue, hurt by a lack of hit movie releases in the period from its Warner Bros studio. The company's revenue fell to... Read more
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Business Spectator
Low oil prices starting to hurt global economy: OPECThe lowest crude-oil prices in a decade are starting to hurt the global economy
Low oil prices starting to hurt global economy: OPEC
Business Spectator / Posted 2 minutes ago
The lowest crude-oil prices in a decade are starting to hurt the global economy and aren't increasing consumer demand for gasoline and other petroleum products as much as expected, OPEC said on Wednesday. The Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting... Read more
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Business Spectator
Gold prices reverse on profit-takingGold prices were lower on the London spot market Wednesday, as traders took pro
Gold prices reverse on profit-taking
Business Spectator / Posted 2 minutes ago
Gold prices were lower on the London spot market Wednesday, as traders took profit following a recent price rally that saw the metal touch a key trading level. Spot gold was down 0.4 per cent at $US1,184.22 a troy ounce in mid-morning European... Read more
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CBS 19 Tyler
French supermarkets must now donate unsold food to charity(USA TODAY) - France became the first nation in the world to ban supermarkets f
French supermarkets must now donate unsold food to charity
CBS 19 Tyler / Posted 4 minutes ago
(USA TODAY) - France became the first nation in the world to ban supermarkets from wasting food under a new law this month. Large grocery stores must now donate unsold food to charities, the Guardian reports, a move that will result in millions more... Read more
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USA Today
Elon Musk just lost $3.3B on a double whammyIt's been an ugly stock market for most investors. But famed inventor and inves
Elon Musk just lost $3.3B on a double whammy
USA Today / Posted 4 minutes ago
It's been an ugly stock market for most investors. But famed inventor and investor Elon Musk is having an exceptionally bad year - not just on one investment - but two. Musk's holdings in solar panel installer SolarCity (SCTY) and electric car maker... Read more
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USA Today
U.S. stocks point up in pre-market ahead of Yellen testimonyGeoffrey Yu, strategist at UBS Wealth Management, discusses what he expects to
U.S. stocks point up in pre-market ahead of Yellen testimony
USA Today / Posted 4 minutes ago
Geoffrey Yu, strategist at UBS Wealth Management, discusses what he expects to hear from Fed Chair Janet Yellen and markets pricing-in possible timing for a Fed rate hike. He speaks with Guy Johnson on Bloomberg Television's "On The Move."... Read more
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SKY News
Europe Stocks Recover Despite New Asia PlungeEuropean stock markets including the FTSE 100 have rallied following days of lo
Europe Stocks Recover Despite New Asia Plunge
SKY News / Posted 5 minutes ago
European stock markets including the FTSE 100 have rallied following days of losses as investors look to snap up bargain stocks. It was a nervous opening after Japan's Nikkei fell 2.3% by the close on Wednesday - on top of a 5.4% decline during the... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
What to watch for in Tesla Motors' quarterly resultsInvestors will be paying close attention because the electric-car maker’s stock
What to watch for in Tesla Motors' quarterly results
Los Angeles Times / Posted 5 minutes ago
Investors will be paying close attention because the electric-car maker’s stock has tumbled 38% so far this year amid concerns about early sales of Tesla’s new sport utility vehicle, the Model X, and the outlook for its planned mass-market car, the... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Stocks point up ahead of Yellen testimonyU.S. stocks, which finished virtually unchanged yesterday in what has been a ro
Stocks point up ahead of Yellen testimony
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 6 minutes ago
U.S. stocks, which finished virtually unchanged yesterday in what has been a rough start to 2016, were pointing higher in pre-market trading ahead of Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's testimony to U.S. lawmakers, which could shed light on the... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Legislator's plan promises to halve state's swelling deficitFor 13 months, Sen. Lesil McGuire, R-Anchorage, has been working on a plan to u
Legislator's plan promises to halve state's swelling deficit
Juneau Empire / Posted 7 minutes ago
For 13 months, Sen. Lesil McGuire, R-Anchorage, has been working on a plan to use Permanent Fund earnings to partially balance Alaska’s state budget. On Tuesday, she finally unveiled the proposal, which could halve the state’s nearly $4 billion... Read more
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The Star
Petronas Gas, Sabah Energy scrap LNG regasification projectA 2011 file photo of Petroliam Nasional Bhd's LNG complex in Bintulu, Sarawak.
Petronas Gas, Sabah Energy scrap LNG regasification project
The Star / Posted 8 minutes ago
A 2011 file photo of Petroliam Nasional Bhd's LNG complex in Bintulu, Sarawak. KUALA LUMPUR: Petronas Gas Bhd (PGas) and Sabah state-owned Sabah Energy Corp Sdn Bhd (SEC) have scrapped their proposed joint-venture to construct and develop liquefied... Read more
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Market Watch
Vonovia fails in backing for Deutsche Wohnen bidFRANKFURT--German real-estate company Vonovia SE said Wednesday that it hasn't
Vonovia fails in backing for Deutsche Wohnen bid
Market Watch / Posted 9 minutes ago
FRANKFURT--German real-estate company Vonovia SE said Wednesday that it hasn't reached the necessary threshold for its bid for Deutsche Wohnen AG to proceed, bringing to an end a bitter wrangle between the country's two biggest landlords. When the... Read more
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Market Watch
Time Warner beats estimates, raises dividendTime Warner Inc. offered an upbeat forecast for the year after topping earnings
Time Warner beats estimates, raises dividend
Market Watch / Posted 9 minutes ago
Time Warner Inc. offered an upbeat forecast for the year after topping earnings expectations in its fourth quarter, thanks to lower costs and continued gains in its HBO segment. Separately on Wednesday, Time Warner raised its quarterly dividend 15%... Read more
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Market Watch
Time Warner's stock climbs after profit beat expectations, dividend raisedTime Warner Inc.'s stock TWX, -6.08% climbed 1.3% in premarket trade Wednesday,
Time Warner's stock climbs after profit beat expectations, dividend raised
Market Watch / Posted 9 minutes ago
Time Warner Inc.'s stock TWX, -6.08% climbed 1.3% in premarket trade Wednesday, as the media company's better-than-expected fourth-quarter profit, a raised dividend and a new stock buyback program helped offset a revenue miss. Earnings for the latest... Read more
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Market Watch
Carlyle Group swings to loss, plans share buybackCarlyle Group LP it swung to a loss in the fourth quarter, partly because of a
Carlyle Group swings to loss, plans share buyback
Market Watch / Posted 9 minutes ago
Carlyle Group LP it swung to a loss in the fourth quarter, partly because of a litigation reserve, and joined other private-equity firms in planning to buy back its stock. The Washington, D.C., firm reported a loss Wednesday of $2.9 million, or 4... Read more
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Market Watch
DTE Energy's profit beats, helped by cost cutsDTE Energy Co. reported better-than-expected earnings in its most recently ende
DTE Energy's profit beats, helped by cost cuts
Market Watch / Posted 9 minutes ago
DTE Energy Co. reported better-than-expected earnings in its most recently ended quarter, as it cut expenses while revenue slumped on unseasonably warm weather. The revenue result missed Wall Street expectations. The Detroit utility, which serves... Read more
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Market Watch
ARM Holdings shares fall on concerns about growthLONDON--Chip-designer ARM Holdings PLC has fanned concerns about how fast and h
ARM Holdings shares fall on concerns about growth
Market Watch / Posted 9 minutes ago
LONDON--Chip-designer ARM Holdings PLC has fanned concerns about how fast and how profitable its growth will be given less vibrant demand for smartphones, sending its shares lower Wednesday despite sturdy fourth-quarter earnings. Shares in the... Read more
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Market Watch
Shire deputy chairman David Kappler to step downLONDON--Pharmaceutical company Shire PLC SHP said Wednesday that David Kappler
Shire deputy chairman David Kappler to step down
Market Watch / Posted 9 minutes ago
LONDON--Pharmaceutical company Shire PLC SHP said Wednesday that David Kappler will step down as deputy chairman and senior independent director of the board. The company also said that William Burns, currently a non-executive director, will assume... Read more
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Market Watch
Suzuki pays damages to Volkswagen, settles disputeFRANKFURT--Suzuki Motor Corp. will pay an undisclosed amount in damages to Volk
Suzuki pays damages to Volkswagen, settles dispute
Market Watch / Posted 9 minutes ago
FRANKFURT--Suzuki Motor Corp. will pay an undisclosed amount in damages to Volkswagen AG, ending a long-running dispute between the two car makers that involved an alleged breach of contract by the Japanese company to purchase diesel engines from its... Read more
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Market Watch
Scandinavian Tobacco starts trading in CopenhagenSTOCKHOLM--Tobacco company Swedish Match AB (SWMA.SK) said Wednesday that Scand
Scandinavian Tobacco starts trading in Copenhagen
Market Watch / Posted 9 minutes ago
STOCKHOLM--Tobacco company Swedish Match AB (SWMA.SK) said Wednesday that Scandinavian Tobacco Group A/S started trading today on Nasdaq Copenhagen, having set the final offer price at 100 Danish kroner ($15.08) a share, implying a market... Read more
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Market Watch
If Yellen panics the dollar, these are the places to hideThis market has mastered the art of hanging on a central banker’s every word. A
If Yellen panics the dollar, these are the places to hide
Market Watch / Posted 9 minutes ago
This market has mastered the art of hanging on a central banker’s every word. And that’s the state of play as Fed chief Janet Yellen takes a chair on Capitol Hill later, in an attempt to establish some authority and some order. Just maybe, she’ll get... Read more
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The Irish Times
Beps averts collapse of global tax rules, conference toldThe risk of protectionist tax measures being taken by national governments has
Beps averts collapse of global tax rules, conference told
The Irish Times / Posted 9 minutes ago
The risk of protectionist tax measures being taken by national governments has abated as a result of the OECD’s Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (Beps) project, a key official has told a conference in Dublin. If Beps had not happened, the... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Meeting about Maley Drive in Sudbury on March 1The City of Greater Sudbury will hold a public input session on the Maley Drive
Meeting about Maley Drive in Sudbury on March 1
The Sudbury Star / Posted 10 minutes ago
The City of Greater Sudbury will hold a public input session on the Maley Drive Extension project March 1 at 6 p.m. in the council chamber of Tom Davies Square. The Maley Drive Extension is a construction project which is expected to provide short-,... Read more
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