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Gold Selloff Picking Up Steam

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 12:23pm
Precious metals took a big hit Tuesday, and some traders are scratching their heads as to why.
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Detroit Nearing Pensions Deal, Newspapers Say

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 11:25am
Detroit crafted an agreement on pension cuts for retirees, a key hurdle for the city to exit America's biggest municipal bankruptcy.
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Morgan Stanley Upgraded To Buy From Neutral

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 11:14am
Financial stocks rose on Tuesday, bucking the broader market and after three giant U.S. banks reported mixed results and investors waited for three more big banks to report later this week.
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BlackBerry Buys Minority Stake In Health-Care Cloud Firm

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 10:08am
BlackBerry bought a minority stake in health IT firm NantHealth in a bid to improve data sharing and communication in the health-care industry.
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N.Y. Attorney General Opens Herbalife Probe: Report

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 10:07am
New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has opened an investigation into claims that Herbalife Ltd. is a pyramid scheme, the New York Post reported late Monday.
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Best Buy Drops After U.S. Retail Chief Retires

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 10:03am
Best Buy Co. shares fell 2.2% on Tuesday after Minneapolis StarTribune reported Shawn Score, the company's 48-year-old president of U.S. retail stores and a 29-year company veteran, is retiring only seven months after getting his new title.
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Homebuilder Sentiment Rises in April, Misses Views

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 10:02am
Homebuilder sentiment edged up in April but remained gloomy on lingering concerns of stiff credit conditions for buyers and tight supply of lots and labor.
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Techs Up As Yahoo, Intel Shares Rise

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 9:59am
Technology stocks edged higher early Tuesday, as shares of Yahoo Inc. and Intel Corp. rose ahead of their earnings reports.
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Twitter Buys Social Data Provider Gnip

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 9:41am
Twitter Inc. has acquired social data provider Gnip, the company announced Tuesday.
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U.S. Stocks Rise As Coke, J&J Gain After Earnings

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 9:33am
U.S. stocks edged higher at the open Tuesday, paring some of their losses for the month, as investors cheered earnings reports from blue chips Coca-Cola Co. and Johnson & Johnson.
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Whirlpool Hikes Dividend 20%, Unveils $500M Buyback

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 9:30am
In a show of confidence about its business prospects, appliance maker Whirlpool announced plans to boost its quarterly dividend by 20% and buy back another $500 million of stock.
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Coke Meets 1Q EPS Views, Sales Narrowly Beat

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 9:29am
Coca-Cola reported an 8% decline in quarterly net earnings after a decline in volumes in Europe, but nevertheless matched earnings expectations. 
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Schwab 1Q Profits Soar 58% as Trading Activity, Client Assets Rise

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 9:15am
Charles Schwab beat the Street with a 58% leap in fiscal first-quarter earnings as the discount brokerage capitalized on record levels of trading and client assets.
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Yellen Prepares Wall Street for More Wholesale Funding Rules from Fed

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 8:45am
The Fed is considering adopting more measures to address financial-stability risk in short-term wholesale funding markets.
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Treasurys Hold Losses After CPI, Empire State Data

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 8:43am
Treasury prices held losses Tuesday after data showed inflation increasing at a faster pace than expected but a regional manufacturing index unexpectedly slipping.
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Yellen Says Big Banks May Need More Capital

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 8:41am
The Federal Reserve is actively considering new rules to address risks in short-term wholesale funding markets, Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen said Tuesday at an Atlanta Fed banking conference.
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Corporate Cash Kings Escape U.S. Taxes

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 8:40am
Walgreen isn’t the only company under pressure, including by shareholders such as Goldman Sachs, to move its headquarters overseas due to high U.S. taxation.
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New York Factory Growth Unexpectedly Cools

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 8:38am
New York manufacturing growth fell sharply in April from March, widely missing views it would tick higher.
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Food, Rental Housing Bump Up U.S. Consumer Inflation

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 8:37am
Consumer prices rose in March, but inflation pressures remained generally benign, which should give the Fed ample scope to keep interest rates low.
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U.S. Consumer Prices Rise 0.2% On Shelter Costs In March

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 8:30am
U.S. consumer prices rose a seasonally adjusted 0.2% in March due to higher shelter and food costs, the Labor Department said Tuesday.
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