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Trader: Contrarian Europe QE play

Wed, 01/21/2015 - 1:40pm
One trader in Chicago is taking a contrarian viewpoint on the impact of the ECB's expected QE plan Thursday.
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Manager 'sorry' for blowing up fund

Wed, 01/21/2015 - 1:16pm
Canarsie Capital's Owen Li told clients of his hedge fund that he is "truly sorry" for losing virtually all their money.
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Google vs Facebook in virtual reality

Wed, 01/21/2015 - 1:09pm
Facebook is counting on the Oculus purchase to win in virtual reality, but Google's answer is a smartphone and cardboard.
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Is hosting the Super Bowl worth it?

Wed, 01/21/2015 - 1:07pm
The NY Giants co-owner explains what it was like to host Super Bowl XLVIII and whether NY/NJ hopes to win another bid.
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Microsoft talks free Windows 10 upgrades

Wed, 01/21/2015 - 1:06pm
Microsoft said the upcoming Windows 10 will be offered as a free upgrade to users of the most recent versions of Windows and Windows Phone software.
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Live blog: Davos day 1

Wed, 01/21/2015 - 12:45pm
The world's elite got down to business on the first day of the Davos, which was topped off with a hotly-anticipated address from China's Premier.
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Tootsie Roll CEO dies at 95

Wed, 01/21/2015 - 12:43pm
Gordon grew the company's brands to include DOTS, Charms, Junior Mints, Sugar Daddy and Charleston Chew.
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Davos elite lament inequality

Wed, 01/21/2015 - 12:20pm
Rising economic inequality is casting a shadow over the World Economic Forum, a conference dominated by the 1 percent.
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Kiss 'shrinking' deficit goodbye

Wed, 01/21/2015 - 12:07pm
There's more to the story, and it's likely to become a significant headache for his successor.
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Manage your passwords better

Wed, 01/21/2015 - 12:05pm
Password managers are a quick way to keep your passwords safer, if you use them right.
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Dimon: Who shouldn't invest in banks

Wed, 01/21/2015 - 12:02pm
Investors who want certainty about legal costs for financial firms shouldn't buy bank stocks, JPM's Jamie Dimon tells CNBC.
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Cramer: How Netflix beat the Street

Wed, 01/21/2015 - 11:52am
CNBC's Jim Cramer explained how Netflix trounced Wall Street's expectations on Tuesday.
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What to expect from eBay's earnings

Wed, 01/21/2015 - 11:46am
Morningstar's R.J. Hottovy breaks down two critical things to watch for from eBay earnings.
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Bank of Canada in shock rate cut

Wed, 01/21/2015 - 11:43am
The Bank of Canada cut its benchmark rate on Wednesday to counter the effects of cheaper oil on economic growth and inflation.
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Europe ends higher after ECB bond-buying hint

Wed, 01/21/2015 - 11:37am
European markets closed higher on reports that the ECB is set to buy around 50 billion euros per month of government bonds for around a year.
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Companies jealous of Netflix: Analyst

Wed, 01/21/2015 - 11:37am
BTIG media and tech analyst Rich Greenfield told CNBC that Netflix has full control over its pricing power.
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Deal reached in Wal-Mart crash claim

Wed, 01/21/2015 - 11:37am
The family of a comedian killed in the crash that seriously injured Tracy Morgan has settled a wrongful death claim with Wal-Mart.
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Lack of 'strategy' at Obamacare site

Wed, 01/21/2015 - 11:36am
An official report faults HealthCare.gov for failing to overseeing the site's contractors.
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Obama's priorities wrong: Boehner

Wed, 01/21/2015 - 11:30am
The House Speaker said Obama's tax plans and veto threats "just aren't the wrong policies, they're the wrong priorities."
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OPEC Chief: Oil will rebound

Wed, 01/21/2015 - 11:25am
OPEC's Secretary-General says oil prices will remain around their current levels for around a month before rebounding.
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