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Engadget
MadCatz cutting a third of staff after 'Rock Band 4' flopMad Catz had banked on Rock Band 4 being a big success, though, and despite a b
MadCatz cutting a third of staff after 'Rock Band 4' flop
Engadget / Posted 3 minutes ago
Mad Catz had banked on Rock Band 4 being a big success, though, and despite a broadly positive reaction from critics, sales are lower than originally forecast. It expected profits to increase significantly due to the games' release (albeit with lower... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
Stock markets solid after Yellen remarksStocks are edging mostly higher, setting the market up for its first gain after
Stock markets solid after Yellen remarks
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted 3 minutes ago
Stocks are edging mostly higher, setting the market up for its first gain after three down days. Traders were encouraged early Wednesday by word from Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen that the central bank will be cautious about raising interest... Read more
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Pilipino Star
US stocks open higher as Fed's Yellen signals cautionStocks are edging mostly higher, setting the market up for its first gain after
US stocks open higher as Fed's Yellen signals caution
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 minutes ago
Stocks are edging mostly higher, setting the market up for its first gain after three down days. Traders were encouraged early Wednesday by word from Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen that the central bank will be cautious about raising interest... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Here's what to expect when Janet Yellen faces Congress this weekFederal Reserve chair Janet Yellen will spend much of Wednesday and Thursday on
Here's what to expect when Janet Yellen faces Congress this week
Connecticut Post / Posted 5 minutes ago
Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen will spend much of Wednesday and Thursday on Capitol Hill, as part of her semi-annual testimony. At 8:30 a.m. ET on Wednesday, the Fed will release Yellen's prepared remarks, which she'll read to the House... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Futures are rallying (SPY, DJI, IXIC, TLT, USD, TLO)Futures are rebounding on Wednesday morning ahead of Fed chair Janet Yellen's s
Futures are rallying (SPY, DJI, IXIC, TLT, USD, TLO)
Connecticut Post / Posted 5 minutes ago
Futures are rebounding on Wednesday morning ahead of Fed chair Janet Yellen's semi-annual testimony on Capitol Hill. Near 7:10 a.m. ET, Dow futures were up 120 points, S&P 500 futures were up 83 points (1%), and Nasdaq futures were up 54 points... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Disney crushes earnings expectations thanks to Star Wars but ESPN profits decline, shares drop (DIS)Disney reported its best quarterly earnings ever on Tuesday, driven by the succ
Disney crushes earnings expectations thanks to Star Wars but ESPN profits decline, shares drop (DIS)
Connecticut Post / Posted 5 minutes ago
Disney reported its best quarterly earnings ever on Tuesday, driven by the success of "Star Wars: The Force Awakens." The operating income in its studio entertainment segment surged 86% to $1 billion dollars. However, earnings from cable networks,... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Criteo crossed $1 billion in revenue in 2015 — its CEO tells us the big reason why it's ad tech's star performer (CRTO)Criteo, the France-based ad tech company, posted its full-year 2015 results on
Criteo crossed $1 billion in revenue in 2015 — its CEO tells us the big reason why it's ad tech's star performer (CRTO)
Connecticut Post / Posted 5 minutes ago
Criteo, the France-based ad tech company, posted its full-year 2015 results on Wednesday and the firm is continuing to show it is the star-performer of the ad tech sector. The company's revenue crossed $1 billion for the first time — far outpacing... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Yellen: Financial conditions 'less supportive of growth'Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen is expected to tell Congress Wednesday that
Yellen: Financial conditions 'less supportive of growth'
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 5 minutes ago
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen is expected to tell Congress Wednesday that the recent selloff in stocks and other changes in financial conditions have become “less supportive of growth.” In prepared testimony before the House Financial Services... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
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
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 5 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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WKYC Cleveland
Yellen: Financial conditions 'less supportive of growth'Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen is expected to tell Congress Wednesday that
Yellen: Financial conditions 'less supportive of growth'
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 6 minutes ago
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen is expected to tell Congress Wednesday that global economic troubles, the recent selloff in stocks and emerging credit risks could rattle the U.S. economy. Yellen's prepared testimony before the House Financial... Read more
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News 10 WILX
Gas Prices In Michigan Could Drop To 99 CentsIt might soon cost as little as 99 cents to fill up your tank here in Mid-Michi
Gas Prices In Michigan Could Drop To 99 Cents
News 10 WILX / Posted 6 minutes ago
It might soon cost as little as 99 cents to fill up your tank here in Mid-Michigan. According to gasbuddy.com, prices in the Midwest are at a 12 year low. This morning, pump prices are averaging about $1.45 to $1.49 in the Lansing... Read more
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The Hindu
Finance Ministry seeks Twiteratti vote on focus of BudgetIn a first of its kind of exercise to gauge the public mood, the Finance Minist
Finance Ministry seeks Twiteratti vote on focus of Budget
The Hindu / Posted 7 minutes ago
In a first of its kind of exercise to gauge the public mood, the Finance Ministry today invited people to vote on Twitter for the group they want the Budget 2016-17 to focus more on - farmers, middle class, women or the underprivileged. The ministry... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Famed Carnegie Deli reopens after gas-siphoning scandalGet Crain's Daily Alert Sign up for our FREE daily email newsletter. A summary
Famed Carnegie Deli reopens after gas-siphoning scandal
Crain's New York Business / Posted 8 minutes ago
Get Crain's Daily Alert Sign up for our FREE daily email newsletter. A summary of the day's top business and political headlines from the newsroom of Crain's New York Business. MOST POPULAR Famed Carnegie Deli reopens after gas-... Ad... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
McClatchy reports higher fourth quarter profitThe McClatchy Co. on Wednesday reported higher adjusted earnings for the fourth
McClatchy reports higher fourth quarter profit
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 8 minutes ago
The McClatchy Co. on Wednesday reported higher adjusted earnings for the fourth quarter despite a continued decline in revenue. Sacramento-based McClatchy, which owns The Sacramento Bee and 28 other daily newspapers, said adjusted earnings for the... Read more
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International Business Times
US markets open: Dow and Nasdaq rise as Janet Yellen says March rate hike remains on the cards US equity markets gained ground early on Wednesday (10 February) as Federal Res
US markets open: Dow and Nasdaq rise as Janet Yellen says March rate hike remains on the cards
International Business Times / Posted 8 minutes ago
US equity markets gained ground early on Wednesday (10 February) as Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen told the US Congress an interest rates hike in March remained on the cards. Shortly after the opening bell, the Dow Jones Industrial Average... Read more
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The Herald News
R.I. lawmakers told a Tiverton casino would be viable PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Lawmakers vetting a proposal that could allow Twin River M
R.I. lawmakers told a Tiverton casino would be viable
The Herald News / Posted 9 minutes ago
PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Lawmakers vetting a proposal that could allow Twin River Management Group to build a $75-million casino in Tiverton focused on one major theme during a legislative hearing... Read more
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Zero Hedge
WTI Crude Plunges Back Below $28 After Yellen DisappointsThe fall in oil is an orchestrated attack by the US and its major banks on Russ
WTI Crude Plunges Back Below $28 After Yellen Disappoints
Zero Hedge / Posted 10 minutes ago
The fall in oil is an orchestrated attack by the US and its major banks on Russia (along with Venezuela, Brazil, Nigeria, Iran, Mexico and many other oil-producing economies). It has reduced world GDP by at least $3 trillion and reduced oil valuation... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Hilsenrath: Yellen's Comments Have A "Downbeat Undertone"With algos not exactly enthralled by their initial several million reads of the
Hilsenrath: Yellen's Comments Have A "Downbeat Undertone"
Zero Hedge / Posted 10 minutes ago
With algos not exactly enthralled by their initial several million reads of the key soundbites in the Yellen speech, they - along with carbon-based traders - are looking for guidance elsewhere. One place they traditionally go to is Fed mouthpiece Jon... Read more
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Zero Hedge
BP's Stunning Warning: "Every Oil Storage Tank Will Be Full In A Few Months"“Even the highly adaptive US storage system appears to be reaching its limits,”
BP's Stunning Warning: "Every Oil Storage Tank Will Be Full In A Few Months"
Zero Hedge / Posted 10 minutes ago
“Even the highly adaptive US storage system appears to be reaching its limits,” we wrote, before plotting Cushing capacity versus inventory levels. We also took a look at the EIA’s latest take on the subject and showed you the following chart which... Read more
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Zero Hedge
"Someone" Desperately Intervened to Save Stocks YesterdayThe Central Banks are getting desperate. The interventions are so obvious now y
"Someone" Desperately Intervened to Save Stocks Yesterday
Zero Hedge / Posted 10 minutes ago
The Central Banks are getting desperate. The interventions are so obvious now you’d have to be on drugs not so notice them. On Monday afternoon, at 3PM “someone” stepped in to prop up stocks. They did it again yesterday at 10AM. These were obvious... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
In an uncertain world, Bank of England 'agents' keep Carney informedREIGATE, England: Unsure how a misfiring global economy is affecting matters at
In an uncertain world, Bank of England 'agents' keep Carney informed
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 minutes ago
REIGATE, England: Unsure how a misfiring global economy is affecting matters at home, Bank of England chief Mark Carney has turned to an age-old gauge of Britain's economy: the word on the street from a trusted band of regional agents. Dating back... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Carlyle unveils US$200 million share buyback, fourth-quarter earnings miss forecastNEW YORK: Private equity firm Carlyle Group LP unveiled a US$200 million share
Carlyle unveils US$200 million share buyback, fourth-quarter earnings miss forecast
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 minutes ago
NEW YORK: Private equity firm Carlyle Group LP unveiled a US$200 million share buyback plan on Wednesday as it posted weaker-than-expected fourth-quarter earnings amid volatile financial markets. Carlyle's economic net income (ENI), which accounts... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Fed's Fischer says worried by emergency credit reporting rulesWASHINGTON: A top Federal Reserve policymaker expressed concern that financial
Fed's Fischer says worried by emergency credit reporting rules
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 minutes ago
WASHINGTON: A top Federal Reserve policymaker expressed concern that financial reforms could make it harder for the central bank to stem a panic in credit markets, a warning that comes amid growing stress in corners of the banking sector. Fed Vice... Read more
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Business Spectator
Yellen flags risks to US outlookFederal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen flagged risks to the economic outlook t
Yellen flags risks to US outlook
Business Spectator / Posted 11 minutes ago
Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen flagged risks to the economic outlook that could delay the central bank's plans for raising short-term interest rates, in prepared remarks for her semiannual testimony to Congress on US monetary... Read more
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Fortune
Here’s What the Fed’s Janet Yellen Just Told Congress About the State of the EconomyTightening financial conditions driven by falling stock prices, uncertainty ove
Here’s What the Fed’s Janet Yellen Just Told Congress About the State of the Economy
Fortune / Posted 12 minutes ago
Tightening financial conditions driven by falling stock prices, uncertainty over China and a global reassessment of credit risk could throw the U.S. economy off track from an otherwise solid course, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said on... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Yellen says pace of future rate hikes could be slowed WASHINGTON — Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said the U.S. economy faces a
Yellen says pace of future rate hikes could be slowed
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 12 minutes ago
WASHINGTON — Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said the U.S. economy faces a number of global threats that could derail growth and compel the Fed to slow the pace of future interest rate... Read more
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NJ.com
2 N.Y. companies awarded $22 million in tax breaks to move to Jersey CityTwo New York companies have been awarded a total of more than $22 million in ta
2 N.Y. companies awarded $22 million in tax breaks to move to Jersey City
NJ.com / Posted 13 minutes ago
Two New York companies have been awarded a total of more than $22 million in tax breaks to move to Jersey City, the state Economic Development Authority announced. One firm, World Business Lenders, would receive just under $17 million in tax credits... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
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
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 14 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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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Yellen: Financial conditions 'less supportive of growth'Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen is expected to tell Congress Wednesday that
Yellen: Financial conditions 'less supportive of growth'
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 14 minutes ago
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen is expected to tell Congress Wednesday that the recent selloff in stocks and other changes in financial conditions have become “less supportive of growth.” In prepared testimony before the House Financial Services... Read more
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express
Deutsche Bank boss insists firm is 'rock solid' as fears grow of banking bailout THE head of Germany's flagship bank has been forced to speak out over fears t
Deutsche Bank boss insists firm is 'rock solid' as fears grow of banking bailout
express / Posted 15 minutes ago
THE head of Germany's flagship bank has been forced to speak out over fears the firm is heading for collapse after its share price sank to record lows. Deutsche Bank's... Read more
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