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GM 3Q Global Vehicle Sales up 2% on Strong China, U.S. Demand

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 10:35am
General Motors Co's global sales rose 2 percent in the third quarter, driven by strong demand in the two largest auto markets in the world, China and the United States.
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Wal-Mart offering an easy digital movie option for customers that buy DVDs, Blu-Ray discs

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 10:32am
A new Wal-Mart service, InstaWatch, is giving customers who buy physical DVDs and Blu-Ray discs another way to watch some of them online.
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Safra Group, Cutrale Group raise bid for banana company Chiquita to about $658M

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 10:31am
Two Brazilian companies are raising their bid for banana company Chiquita to approximately $658 million.
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Serie B club Bologna nears sale to North American group led by New York lawyer Joe Tacopina

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 10:16am
Cash-strapped Serie B club Bologna is nearing a sale to a North American group.
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Volkswagen nudges GM out of 2nd place in global sales race after 3 quarters

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 10:13am
Volkswagen edged out General Motors for second place in the global auto sales race during the first three quarters of the year, but Toyota was expected to keep its lead to stay in first place.
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Consumer Discretionary ETF Enters Correction Territory, Then Bounces

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 10:10am
The SPDR Consumer Discretionary Select Sector ETF fell into correction territory in early trade Wednesday, before paring losses, after weak retail sales data sparked worries about a slowdown in consumer spending.
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U.S. Business Inventories Rise 0.2% In August

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 10:04am
Business inventories rose 0.2% in August to a seasonally adjusted $1.75 trillion, the U.S. Commerce Department reported Wednesday.
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US business stockpiles post 0.2 percent August gain, weakest in 14 months; sales drop

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 10:02am
U.S. businesses increased their stockpiles in August by the smallest amount in more than a year, while sales fell by the largest amount since January.
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Financial Stocks Swept Up In Broader Market Selloff

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 9:59am
Financial stocks fell across the board on Tuesday, caught up the broader market selloff on fresh concern about the economy and low inflation.
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SolarCity Offers $200 Million In Solar Bonds

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 9:48am
SolarCity Corp. said Wednesday it would offer $200 million in solar bonds directly to investors on a new online investment platform.
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West Pharmaceutical CEO Donald Morel plans to retire next year; narrows outlook

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 9:47am
West Pharmaceutical Services Inc. said Wednesday that its longtime CEO Donald Morel plans to retire in May.
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Audit finds oversight lacking in $600 million Utah business-incentive program

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 9:47am
Utah economic development officials aren't doing enough to make sure companies who get tax credits are keeping their promises to create new, high-paying jobs, a state audit released Tuesday found.
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Intel, Netflix Among Decliners As Tech Stocks Stumble

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 9:44am
Tech stocks tumbled along with the broad market Wednesday as investors reacted negatively to a slate of economic data, including a decline in retail sales in September.
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Treasury clears way for oil spill recovery grants with rules made final Tuesday

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 9:43am
The U.S. Treasury Department says it has cleared the way for Gulf Coast state and local governments to begin applying for recovery grants through a federal RESTORE Act trust fund fed with civil penalties arising from the 2010 BP oil spill.
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Favorable weather helps Minnesota farmers make strong progress on soybean, sugarbeet harvests

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 9:42am
Favorable weather helped Minnesota farmers make strong progress on their soybean and sugarbeet harvesting this past week.
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Dollar Falls To Five-week Low Against Yen After Disappointing U.S. Data

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 9:02am
The U.S. dollar fell to a five-week low against the yen Wednesday morning after a slew of disappointing U.S. economic data rattled investor confidence.
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Charles Schwab Shares Gain After Profit, Revenue Top Expectations

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 9:02am
Shares of Charles Schwab gained 0.9% in premarket trade after the discount broker reported better-than-expected third-quarter results.
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Uncertainty spurs sell-off in Greek stock markets, borrowing rates rise further

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 9:00am
Uncertainty over the government's survival and future of Greece's bailout program has spurred a second day of heavy selling on the Athens Stock Exchange, with the main index down a massive 9.4 percent.
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Review: Better cameras make new phone from Samsung a Note-worthy choice

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 9:00am
With Apple's release of larger-screen iPhones last month, Samsung's flagship Galaxy phones no longer have the distinction of being "the next big thing," as Samsung's ads like to tout.
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Abercrombie Names Hollister Brand President

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 8:58am
Abercrombie & Fitch Co. on Wednesday named 28-year retail industry veteran Fran Horowitz president of its troubled Hollister brand.
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