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The Register NorthJersey.com
US stocks higher midday as oil rebounds, banks riseU.S. stocks were solidly higher at midday on the strength of energy and financi
US stocks higher midday as oil rebounds, banks rise
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
U.S. stocks were solidly higher at midday on the strength of energy and financial shares as the market headed toward its first gain in a week. Oil jumped 11 percent, helping to lift energy company shares. Marathon oil was up 8 percent and the energy... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Pandora said to explore sale; shares fall as losses pile upPandora Media Inc., the largest Internet radio service, is exploring a possible
Pandora said to explore sale; shares fall as losses pile up
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
Pandora Media Inc., the largest Internet radio service, is exploring a possible sale, according to a person familiar with the matter. The shares fell close to an all-time low as some analysts lowered their price targets amid mounting losses and... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Shkreli campaign for boss music collection rolls onNEW YORK - Former pharmaceutical chief Martin Shkreli's campaign to build up an
Shkreli campaign for boss music collection rolls on
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
NEW YORK - Former pharmaceutical chief Martin Shkreli's campaign to build up an impressive music portfolio rolls on. After spending $2 million for the sole copy of Wu-Tang Clan's "Once Upon a Time in Shaolin" late last year, the 32-year-old former... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Groupon surges as results top estimates on North American growthGroupon jumped the most in more than two years after the company reported fourt
Groupon surges as results top estimates on North American growth
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
Groupon jumped the most in more than two years after the company reported fourth-quarter results that beat analysts' estimates, driven by purchases in North America. The online marketplace said profit excluding some costs was 4 cents a share,... Read more
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Orange County Business Journal
Ingram Micro Buys in EuropeIrvine-based Ingram Micro Inc. plans to buy the Central and Eastern European op
Ingram Micro Buys in Europe
Orange County Business Journal / Posted 2 minutes ago
Irvine-based Ingram Micro Inc. plans to buy the Central and Eastern European operations of Moscow-based RRC Group, a distributor of networking and telecommunications equipment. Ingram over the last 18 months has bought companies or operations in... Read more
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Orange County Business Journal
VCs Put $140M in OC High Tech in Q4High-tech companies in Orange County scored more than $140 million in venture c
VCs Put $140M in OC High Tech in Q4
Orange County Business Journal / Posted 2 minutes ago
High-tech companies in Orange County scored more than $140 million in venture capital funding in the fourth quarter of 2015, according to numbers released Thursday by the Irvine office of real estate brokerage Jones Lang LaSalle. The total was a 39%... Read more
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Orange County Business Journal
Mirman Group Will Wait on Freedom BidAn investment group led by Freedom Communication Inc. Chief Executive Richard M
Mirman Group Will Wait on Freedom Bid
Orange County Business Journal / Posted 2 minutes ago
An investment group led by Freedom Communication Inc. Chief Executive Richard Mirman will not submit the initial or “stalking horse” bid for the company’s assets by today’s deadline. “We believe our interests are better served in letting the auction... Read more
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The Signal
Gas Falls Under $2 in California - Northern CaliforniaCalifornia drivers are finally cheering instead of hissing the price of gas, as
Gas Falls Under $2 in California - Northern California
The Signal / Posted 3 minutes ago
California drivers are finally cheering instead of hissing the price of gas, as dozens of Northern California stations are selling fuel for under $2 a gallon -- the first time prices have dropped this low in eight years. "It's about time," Ivan... Read more
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Business Insurance
Gas utility company gets tentative OK to fund benefits through captiveLaclede Gas Co. on Thursday received tentative authorization from the U.S. Depa
Gas utility company gets tentative OK to fund benefits through captive
Business Insurance / Posted 4 minutes ago
Laclede Gas Co. on Thursday received tentative authorization from the U.S. Department of Labor to use its South Carolina captive insurer to fund life insurance and long-term disability risks. Under the proposal by the St. Louis-based utility... Read more
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Business Insurance
AIG faces up to past losses, future challenges as break-up pressure mountsPoor commercial property/casualty insurance results helped push American Intern
AIG faces up to past losses, future challenges as break-up pressure mounts
Business Insurance / Posted 4 minutes ago
Poor commercial property/casualty insurance results helped push American International Group Inc. to a net loss of $1.84 billion during the fourth quarter of 2015 from a net gain of $655 million during the same period a year earlier, the New... Read more
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Denver Post
Black Hills Corp. completes purchase of Golden-based SourceGasRAPID CITY, s.d. — South Dakota-based Black Hills Corp. says it has completed i
Black Hills Corp. completes purchase of Golden-based SourceGas
Denver Post / Posted 5 minutes ago
RAPID CITY, s.d. — South Dakota-based Black Hills Corp. says it has completed its purchase of Golden-based SourceGas Holdings. Utility commissions in those states approved the deal for about $1.9 billion, including Black Hills Corp.'s assumption of... Read more
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Business Wire
Qatar Oil and Gas Industry Analysis and Forecast ReportThe Qatar oil and gas industry report provides comprehensive Insight on upstrea
Qatar Oil and Gas Industry Analysis and Forecast Report
Business Wire / Posted 6 minutes ago
The Qatar oil and gas industry report provides comprehensive Insight on upstream, midstream and downstream opportunities, risks, infrastructure, trade and competition. Through integrated research, use of proprietary data and forecast modeling and... Read more
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Entrpreneur
Burberry Accused of Using Deceptive Price Tags at Outlet StoresBritish luxury fashion brand Burberry is to face a class action lawsuit in the
Burberry Accused of Using Deceptive Price Tags at Outlet Stores
Entrpreneur / Posted 6 minutes ago
British luxury fashion brand Burberry is to face a class action lawsuit in the United States, claiming it used misleading price tags at its outlet stores to fool shoppers into believing the goods were being sold at a hefty discount. The company,... Read more
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Business Wire
Global Proximity Sensor Market Growth of 7.29% CAGR by 2020 - Fargo Controls, GE & HoneywellThis report forecasts the global proximity sensor market to grow at a CAGR of 7
Global Proximity Sensor Market Growth of 7.29% CAGR by 2020 - Fargo Controls, GE & Honeywell
Business Wire / Posted 6 minutes ago
This report forecasts the global proximity sensor market to grow at a CAGR of 7.29% during the period 2016-2020. The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global proximity sensor market for 2016-2020. The report, Global... Read more
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Entrpreneur
6 Things Millennials Have Taught Me About Real EstateMany seasoned professionals discount millennials as a entitled, lazy, tech-driv
6 Things Millennials Have Taught Me About Real Estate
Entrpreneur / Posted 6 minutes ago
Many seasoned professionals discount millennials as a entitled, lazy, tech-driven generation. But whether the roots of this new generation’s work style and priorities stem from the parenting they've had or their technological adaptability is... Read more
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Entrpreneur
6 Sales Secrets to Turn a Rookie Into a Sales SuperstarI once worked as a salesman in an insurance company. And, like most salespeople
6 Sales Secrets to Turn a Rookie Into a Sales Superstar
Entrpreneur / Posted 6 minutes ago
I once worked as a salesman in an insurance company. And, like most salespeople, I couldn’t meet my targets in the beginning. I noticed however, that certain people in my organization made more sales than all of us put together. So, I got close to... Read more
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Hinton Parklander
How much does gas need to cost for hybrids to pay off?Last week, the price of gas slid below 70 cents a litre. Oh, that was only in A
How much does gas need to cost for hybrids to pay off?
Hinton Parklander / Posted 6 minutes ago
Last week, the price of gas slid below 70 cents a litre. Oh, that was only in Alberta, and consumers in higher tax constituencies — stand up and take a bow, British Columbia and Quebec — were still paying more than 90 cents a litre. But, nonetheless,... Read more
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Business Wire
Oman Oil and Gas Industry Analysis and Forecast ReportThis Oman oil and gas industry report provides comprehensive insight on upstrea
Oman Oil and Gas Industry Analysis and Forecast Report
Business Wire / Posted 6 minutes ago
This Oman oil and gas industry report provides comprehensive insight on upstream, midstream and downstream opportunities, risks, infrastructure, trade and competition. Through integrated research, use of proprietary data and forecast modeling and... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Gov. Hogan's tax credits based on bad math, economicsGov. Larry Hogan last month proposed a multi-part plan that he claims represent
Gov. Hogan's tax credits based on bad math, economics
Baltimore Sun / Posted 6 minutes ago
Gov. Larry Hogan last month proposed a multi-part plan that he claims represents "$480 million in tax relief to those Marylanders who desperately need it most." Further, he claims that these cuts will have "a direct, dramatic, and positive impact on... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Mary Holm: NZ Super nothing to do with tax paidKiwi pension policy unusual in developed world New Zealand takes care of all i
Mary Holm: NZ Super nothing to do with tax paid
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 minutes ago
Kiwi pension policy unusual in developed world New Zealand takes care of all its older people, not just those who have been in paid work. Photo / iStock Q: My husband and I are in our mid-50s and we've been discussing how much pension we will get... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Renault profit up but headlights on struggling Russian unitPARIS - Renault said Friday net profit for 2015 was up nearly 50 percent to 2.9
Renault profit up but headlights on struggling Russian unit
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 8 minutes ago
PARIS - Renault said Friday net profit for 2015 was up nearly 50 percent to 2.96 billion euros ($3.3 billion) despite a hit from its Russian subsidiary which Renault said it may recapitalise and take over to save it from collapse. The Kadjar car... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Ford Builds on a Profitable 2015 With More Sales Gains in EuropeThe small-but-fierce Ford Fiesta ST and its high-performance Ford siblings had
Ford Builds on a Profitable 2015 With More Sales Gains in Europe
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 minutes ago
The small-but-fierce Ford Fiesta ST and its high-performance Ford siblings had a good month in Europe in January, as sales of the lineup tripled. Image source: Ford Motor Company Ford said on Friday that its sales in Europe rose 10% in January,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Why Shares of Amkor Technology Inc. Sank on FridayWhat: Shares of semiconductor packaging and test services provider Amkor Techno
Why Shares of Amkor Technology Inc. Sank on Friday
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 minutes ago
What: Shares of semiconductor packaging and test services provider Amkor Technology tumbled on Friday following the company's fourth-quarter earnings report. Amkor missed analyst estimates across the board, and weak guidance for the first quarter... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Why Pandora Media, Inc. Stock Dropped TodayWhat: Shares of Pandora Media were down 17.4% as of 11:00 a.m. ET Friday after
Why Pandora Media, Inc. Stock Dropped Today
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 minutes ago
What: Shares of Pandora Media were down 17.4% as of 11:00 a.m. ET Friday after light forward guidance and an aggressive long-term strategic growth plan overshadowed the music streaming company's solid fourth-quarter 2015 results. So what: To put... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Why LPL Financial Holdings Inc. Stock Is Plummeting TodayWhat: Shares of LPL Financial Holdings Inc. are down more than 35% at 11:20 a.m
Why LPL Financial Holdings Inc. Stock Is Plummeting Today
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 minutes ago
What: Shares of LPL Financial Holdings Inc. are down more than 35% at 11:20 a.m. ET as the market digests the company's fourth-quarter earnings. So what: Harmed by a slump in the financial markets, LPL Financial's fourth-quarter results failed to... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Why Knowles Corp Shares Plunged TodayWhat: Shares of acoustic component technologist Knowles Corp were down 11.5% a
Why Knowles Corp Shares Plunged Today
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 minutes ago
What: Shares of acoustic component technologist Knowles Corp were down 11.5% at 11 a.m. EST on Friday after its quarterly results and current-quarter guidance disappointed Wall Street. So what: Knowles' Q4 results managed to top estimates --... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Why Groupon, Inc. Shares Skyrocketed TodayWhat: Shares of Groupon have skyrocketed today, up by 26% as of 11:54 a.m. ET,
Why Groupon, Inc. Shares Skyrocketed Today
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 minutes ago
What: Shares of Groupon have skyrocketed today, up by 26% as of 11:54 a.m. ET, after the company reported a fourth quarter that beat analyst expectations. So what: Revenue in the fourth quarter added up to $917.2 million, with gross billings of... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Why Ellie Mae Stock Jumped TodayWhat: Shares of Ellie Mae are surging, rising by 17% as of 11 a.m. EST on Frida
Why Ellie Mae Stock Jumped Today
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 minutes ago
What: Shares of Ellie Mae are surging, rising by 17% as of 11 a.m. EST on Friday after the company reported better-than-expected earnings. So what: Ellie Mae reported earnings of $4.8 million, or $0.16 per share in the fourth quarter. Adjusted for... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Shares of Select Comfort Corp. Get Annihilated After Posting Deep Loss and Weak GuidanceWhat: Shares of Select Comfort Corporation , a Minneapolis-based company that d
Shares of Select Comfort Corp. Get Annihilated After Posting Deep Loss and Weak Guidance
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 minutes ago
What: Shares of Select Comfort Corporation , a Minneapolis-based company that designs, manufactures, and markets a line of mattresses, are getting completely crushed today after releasing fourth-quarter results after the market close on Thursday.... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
It's Too Late to Downgrade NetflixIf you're going to crash the pessimist party, you don't want to get there unfas
It's Too Late to Downgrade Netflix
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 minutes ago
If you're going to crash the pessimist party, you don't want to get there unfashionably late. FBR Capital is downgrading shares of Netflix this morning, but the move comes only after the stock has shed 35% of its value since hitting an all-time high... Read more
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