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43 Questions for Regulators about High-Frequency Trading

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 8:27pm
Note to the reader: “High-frequency trading” also known as “HFT” is done by firms established for sole purpose of gaining an unfair advantage over other stock market participants.
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Lew: G-7 United On Possible More Russia Sanctions

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 7:23pm
The G-7 is united on increasing sanctions against Russia if the crisis in Ukraine escalates, Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew said Friday.
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JPMorgan on profit drop: Be relieved we aren't taking big risks

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 6:33pm
JPMorgan Chase & Co executives had a clear message for shareholders after reporting declining first-quarter earnings: don't worry, be happy that the bank isn't chasing short-term gains by making irrational lending decisions.
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Fitch Cuts Alcoa's Rating Into Junk Territory

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 6:02pm
Fitch Ratings on Friday downgraded its rating on Alcoa into junk territory, citing financial strains including weak aluminum prices.
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Amazon Introducing a Smartphone This Year: WSJ

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 5:01pm is getting ready to introduce its own smartphone later this year, a report said Friday.
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Exxon CEO's 2013 Compensation Falls

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 4:49pm
Exxon Mobil Corp. Chairman and Chief Executive Rex Tillerson's total compensation declined 30% to $28.1 million in 2013, as the previous year included a hefty benefit from a change in pension value.
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Herbalife Tumbles as FBI Probe Comes to Light

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 4:46pm
Herbalife tumbled 14% on Friday amid fresh worries the controversial nutrition company could be facing more scrutiny, on two fronts.
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How to Use Gold’s Sentiment Extremes to Your Advantage

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 4:44pm
In December 2013 it was tough to find the gold bugs (NYSEARCA:NUGT).
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Week Ahead: Loads of Bank Earnings

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 4:37pm
Earnings reports from numerous big financial firms highlight next week’s economic calendar. Markets are closed Friday for the Good Friday holiday.
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U.S. Crude Nears 6-Week High On Consumer Confidence

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 4:16pm
U.S. crude oil rose to near a six-week high on Friday, steered by stronger gasoline demand and a positive consumer confidence report, but gains were capped by profit taking and a declining demand outlook.
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Stocks End With Sizable Losses; Nasdaq Under 4,000

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 4:08pm
U.S. stocks dropped again on Friday, building on the sharp selloff of a day earlier and hurt by a disappointing earnings report from J.P. Morgan Chase & Co.
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U.S. Bond Prices Rise as Stock Market Swoons

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 4:02pm
U.S. Treasuries prices rose in choppy trading on Friday as nervous investors pulled out of stock markets worldwide and piled into less risky government debt, sending the U.S. 30-year bond yield to its lowest level since July.
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Wireless Telecom Provider Goodman Networks Files For $100M IPO

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 4:00pm
Wireless telecommunication services provider Goodman Networks Inc filed with U.S. regulators to raise up to $100 million in an initial public offering of its common stock.
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Herbalife Falls 13% On Report Of Criminal Probe

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 3:58pm
Shares of Herbalife Ltd. dropped more than 13% in late trade Friday after the Financial Times, citing people familiar with the matter, reported that the multi-level marketing company was the subject of a criminal investigation by the U.S. Department of Justice and the Federal Bureau of Investigation.
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Treasury Announces More Sanctions Against Crimea

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 3:55pm
The Treasury Department announced Friday that it is levying additional sanctions against seven high-level officials who aided Russia's move to annex the Crimea region of Ukraine.
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Challenges Loom Despite 'Vast Opportunities' for Mexican Oil

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 3:10pm
As Mexico works to denationalize its oil and gas market after seven decades, billions of dollars in potential profits are at stake. But challenges remain.
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Obamas Paid $98,169 In Taxes For 2013

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 2:49pm
President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama paid $98,169 in taxes on adjusted gross income of $481,098, the White House said Friday.
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Germany's Schaeuble: Crisis Countries Doing Well

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 2:47pm
The European countries hit hardest by the financial crisis are reforming and on the right path, said German Finance Minister Schaeuble, on Friday.
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Oil Up 0.3% Day, Gains Nearly 3% For The Week

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 2:38pm
Oil futures climbed Friday, supported by a climb in U.S. consumer sentiment to a nine-month high.
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Gold Up On Week; Palladium At Highest Since 2011

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 1:57pm
Gold futures closed with a modest loss on Friday as increases in U.S. producer prices and consumer sentiment helped boost the dollar.
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