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KQ2 St. Joseph
Another bear market for tech stocks?What the heck has happened to the tech sector? Sure, the Nasdaq is still up sh
Another bear market for tech stocks?
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted moments ago
What the heck has happened to the tech sector? Sure, the Nasdaq is still up sharply from the lows it hit in early February -- just like the rest of the market. But the Nasdaq has fallen for the past seven days and was flat on Monday. The tech heavy... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Sports Authority Bankruptcy Sale Could Close Remaining StoresNEW YORK — Sports Authority, the struggling chain which filed for bankruptcy in
Sports Authority Bankruptcy Sale Could Close Remaining Stores
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted moments ago
NEW YORK — Sports Authority, the struggling chain which filed for bankruptcy in March, is weighing a sale of its assets that could be end up closing most if not all of its 450 stores. Under its original bankruptcy filing, the chain had planned to... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Gannett pressures Tribune over takeover bidGannett Co. said Monday it will solicit shareholders of Tribune Publishing to w
Gannett pressures Tribune over takeover bid
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted a minute ago
Gannett Co. said Monday it will solicit shareholders of Tribune Publishing to withhold their votes next month for election of eight nominees to Tribune’s board of directors, in an attempt to send a stronger message to management to begin negotiations... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Puerto Rico defaults on $422 millionPuerto Rico is dialing 9-1-1 for any help it can get. The island was unable to
Puerto Rico defaults on $422 million
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted a minute ago
Puerto Rico is dialing 9-1-1 for any help it can get. The island was unable to make a $422 million debt payment due Monday. It's another alarm bell of how bad the situation is getting on the island. Governor Alejandro Garcia Padilla calls it a... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Sports Authority bankruptcy sale could close remaining storesSports Authority, the struggling chain which filed for bankruptcy in March, is
Sports Authority bankruptcy sale could close remaining stores
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 2 minutes ago
Sports Authority, the struggling chain which filed for bankruptcy in March, is weighing a sale of its assets that could be end up closing most if not all of its 450 stores. Under its original bankruptcy filing, the chain had planned to close 140... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Gannett pressures Tribune over takeover bidGannett Co. said Monday it will solicit shareholders of Tribune Publishing to w
Gannett pressures Tribune over takeover bid
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 2 minutes ago
Gannett Co. said Monday it will solicit shareholders of Tribune Publishing to withhold their votes next month for election of eight nominees to Tribune’s board of directors, in an attempt to send a stronger message to management to begin negotiations... Read more
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Deepika
Business News DetailClick here for detailed news of all itemsCore sector expands to a 16-month high
Business News Detail
Deepika / Posted 3 minutes ago
Click here for detailed news of all itemsCore sector expands to a 16-month high of 6.4% in MarchNew Delhi: On the back of high production rate of fertilizer, cement, petroleum and electricity, the eight core sector industries grew to a 16month high... Read more
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Deepika
Business News Detailworries are behind it and it is keen to expand its loan book "We enter FY17 wi
Business News Detail
Deepika / Posted 3 minutes ago
worries are behind it and it is keen to expand its loan book "We enter FY17 with a better operating run rate as we have addressed most of the large credit issues. The restructured book has come down by 25 per cent and the fresh slippages are only... Read more
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Deepika
Business News Detail"Shriram Land has raised Rs 30 crore from Nisus to fund its residential projec
Business News Detail
Deepika / Posted 3 minutes ago
"Shriram Land has raised Rs 30 crore from Nisus to fund its residential projects at Anekal near Bengaluru," the company said in a statement today. "This investment is in line with our strategy to back affordable housing and plotting projects that... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Amazon is making an amazing comebackIt looks like Wall Street's love affair with Amazon has been re-Kindle-d. Shar
Amazon is making an amazing comeback
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 5 minutes ago
It looks like Wall Street's love affair with Amazon has been re-Kindle-d. Shares of Amazon rose more than 3% Monday. That follows a nearly 10% pop on Friday after Amazon reported a better-than-expected profit. Amazon shares have been on a tear... Read more
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Toronto Star
Does Starbucks’ ‘iced coffee’ have too much ice?“Starbucks is misleading customers who expect to receive the advertised amount
Does Starbucks’ ‘iced coffee’ have too much ice?
Toronto Star / Posted 5 minutes ago
“Starbucks is misleading customers who expect to receive the advertised amount of fluid ounces,” states the class-action lawsuit, which was filed last week in federal court. “For example, if a gallon of gas is advertised as costing three dollars, and... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Amazon is making an amazing comeback | Money - Home It looks like Wall Street's love affair with Amazon has been r
Amazon is making an amazing comeback
KTVZ Bend / Posted 5 minutes ago
| Money - Home It looks like Wall Street's love affair with Amazon has been re-Kindle-d. More From KTVZ.COM Shares of Amazon rose more than 3% Monday. That follows a nearly 10% pop on Friday after Amazon... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Qld govt demands $1b for cross river railQueensland's treasurer has demanded his state should receive $1 billion for pub
Qld govt demands $1b for cross river rail
The Courier Mail / Posted 6 minutes ago
Queensland's treasurer has demanded his state should receive $1 billion for public transport infrastructure in tonight's federal budget. Curtis Pitt says Queenslanders will feel "drastically short-changed" if NSW and Victoria received the lion's... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Amazon is making an amazing comebackIt looks like Wall Street's love affair with Amazon has been re-Kindle-d. Shar
Amazon is making an amazing comeback
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 6 minutes ago
It looks like Wall Street's love affair with Amazon has been re-Kindle-d. Shares of Amazon rose more than 3% Monday. That follows a nearly 10% pop on Friday after Amazon reported a better-than-expected profit. Amazon shares have been on a tear... Read more
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International Business Times
Investor Liberty House confirms bid for Tata Steel's UK operations Tata Steel's operations in the UK could be saved after the commodities investor
Investor Liberty House confirms bid for Tata Steel's UK operations
International Business Times / Posted 6 minutes ago
Tata Steel's operations in the UK could be saved after the commodities investor Liberty House confirmed that it would submit a bid for the whole of the business. The investor, headed by Sanjeev Gupta, will make an offer on Tuesday (3 May) for all the... Read more
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CNBC
Shrinkage may be just what subpar hedge funds needToo many hedge funds don't earn their keep. In the wake of feeble returns, the
Shrinkage may be just what subpar hedge funds need
CNBC / Posted 7 minutes ago
Too many hedge funds don't earn their keep. In the wake of feeble returns, the $3 trillion industry in the first quarter suffered its largest outflow of investor cash since 2009, according to Hedge Fund Research. It could be for the best. The... Read more
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CNBC
Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson wants to be your personal life coachJohnson joins a litany of other celebrities in the apparel and tech space with
Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson wants to be your personal life coach
CNBC / Posted 7 minutes ago
Johnson joins a litany of other celebrities in the apparel and tech space with the launch of his brand — which is not to say success is guaranteed. "Just because you make movies or sing songs doesn't mean that people are going to care about your... Read more
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CNBC
Baker Hughes-Halliburton deal was 'dead the moment it was even mentioned'The two oilfield services companies ditched their $28 billion merger after anti
Baker Hughes-Halliburton deal was 'dead the moment it was even mentioned'
CNBC / Posted 7 minutes ago
The two oilfield services companies ditched their $28 billion merger after antitrust concerns surfaced from a regulatory lawsuit. Haliburton will pay a $3.5 billion breakup fee for the axed merger, according to Reuters. The companies had expected... Read more
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CNBC
Seagate drops as analysts are bearish on fundamentalsIn a Monday note, JPMorgan downgraded the stock to "underweight" from "neutral"
Seagate drops as analysts are bearish on fundamentals
CNBC / Posted 7 minutes ago
In a Monday note, JPMorgan downgraded the stock to "underweight" from "neutral" and slashed its price target to $15 from $30, citing weak fiscal-third-quarter results and continuously deteriorating fundamentals. "Seagate reported a weak FQ3, even... Read more
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Reuters
Bain, Vista Equity to acquire Vertafore for $2.7 billionBuyout firms Bain Capital LLC and Vista Equity Partners Management LLC said on
Bain, Vista Equity to acquire Vertafore for $2.7 billion
Reuters / Posted 7 minutes ago
Buyout firms Bain Capital LLC and Vista Equity Partners Management LLC said on Monday they agreed to acquire Vertafore Inc, in a deal that sources said values the U.S. insurance software provider at about $2.7 billion, including debt. The deal shows... Read more
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Reuters
JBG in talks to merge with New York REITThe JBG Companies, a privately held U.S real estate investment company, is in n
JBG in talks to merge with New York REIT
Reuters / Posted 7 minutes ago
The JBG Companies, a privately held U.S real estate investment company, is in negotiations to merge with Manhattan office and retail landlord New York REIT Inc (NYRT.N), people familiar with the matter said on Monday. There is no certainty that... Read more
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Reuters
Tribune Publishing No. 2 shareholder supports saleThe Chicago Tribune building is seen in Chicago, April 24, 2013. Oaktree Capit
Tribune Publishing No. 2 shareholder supports sale
Reuters / Posted 7 minutes ago
The Chicago Tribune building is seen in Chicago, April 24, 2013. Oaktree Capital Group LLC (OAK.N), the second largest shareholder in Tribune Publishing Co (TPUB.N), wants the U.S. newspaper company to explore a sale, people familiar with the matter... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Amazon is making an amazing comebackIt looks like Wall Street's love affair with Amazon has been re-Kindle-d. Shar
Amazon is making an amazing comeback
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 7 minutes ago
It looks like Wall Street's love affair with Amazon has been re-Kindle-d. Shares of Amazon rose more than 3% Monday. That follows a nearly 10% pop on Friday after Amazon reported a better-than-expected profit. Amazon shares have been on a tear... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Amazon is making an amazing comebackIt looks like Wall Street's love affair with Amazon has been re-Kindle-d. Shar
Amazon is making an amazing comeback
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 10 minutes ago
It looks like Wall Street's love affair with Amazon has been re-Kindle-d. Shares of Amazon rose more than 3% Monday. That follows a nearly 10% pop on Friday after Amazon reported a better-than-expected profit. Amazon shares have been on a tear... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Amazon is Making an Amazing ComebackNEW YORK (CNNMoney) — It looks like Wall Street’s love affair with Amazon has b
Amazon is Making an Amazing Comeback
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 10 minutes ago
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — It looks like Wall Street’s love affair with Amazon has been re-Kindle-d. Shares of Amazon rose more than 3% Monday. That follows a nearly 10% pop on Friday after Amazon reported a better-than-expected profit. Amazon shares... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Gannett pressures Tribune over takeover bidGannett Co. said Monday it will solicit shareholders of Tribune Publishing to w
Gannett pressures Tribune over takeover bid
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 10 minutes ago
Gannett Co. said Monday it will solicit shareholders of Tribune Publishing to withhold their votes next month for election of eight nominees to Tribune’s board of directors, in an attempt to send a stronger message to management to begin negotiations... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
NYC sending 1 million condoms to Puerto Rico in Zika fightNEW YORK (AP) - New York City is sending a million condoms to Puerto Rico for Z
NYC sending 1 million condoms to Puerto Rico in Zika fight
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 11 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) - New York City is sending a million condoms to Puerto Rico for Zika prevention efforts. Mayor Bill de Blasio says the condoms will be distributed by the Puerto Rico Department of Health throughout the island. Officials say Puerto... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Inland rail funds tipped in budgetTOOWOOMBA political leaders are hinting that a large funding announcement will
Inland rail funds tipped in budget
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 11 minutes ago
TOOWOOMBA political leaders are hinting that a large funding announcement will be made for the Brisbane to Melbourne inland railway project in tonight's Federal Budget. Toowoomba region Mayor Paul Antonio said based on "positive whispers" he was... Read more
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TheStreet.com
AutoNation (AN) Stock Advances Despite Q1 Earnings MissBefore the market open, the largest U.S. car dealership reported earnings from
AutoNation (AN) Stock Advances Despite Q1 Earnings Miss
TheStreet.com / Posted 12 minutes ago
Before the market open, the largest U.S. car dealership reported earnings from continuing operations of 90 cents per share, falling short of analysts' estimates for 93 cents per share. The earnings included a 3-cent charge related to extensive hail... Read more
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TheStreet.com
This undervalued big pharma stock hit bottom and is ready to break outThere have been nearly 20 EPS upward revisions for Abbott in the past 30 days,
This undervalued big pharma stock hit bottom and is ready to break out
TheStreet.com / Posted 12 minutes ago
There have been nearly 20 EPS upward revisions for Abbott in the past 30 days, which means many on Wall Street were under-estimating its earnings capacity and have had to update projections. Yet, the stock is down about 8% in the past month. It... Read more
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