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Hedge fund: 'Mania' stock will fall 90%

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 2:19pm
A rising hedge fund star thinks that MannKind is so over-hyped that the health-care company's stock will fall 90 percent.
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SODA spikes, but sale not likely: Analyst

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 2:18pm
Sodastream shares jumped on Thursday following reports that the company would go private, but investors shouldn't bank on a deal.
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Time to invest in US infrastructure

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 2:14pm
Companies are sitting on trillions in cash—would be great to see them invest it in US infrastructure, says the CEO of McGraw Hill Financial.
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Deadly superbug spreads in US hospitals

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 2:03pm
CRE, one of the worst of the superbugs, is spreading in some hospitals, and there's worry that cases are under-reported.
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'Inversions' create tax reform turmoil

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 1:41pm
A tax dodge known as a corporate "inversion" is turning the tax reform debate upside down. Here's what you need to know.
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Sodastream trader sees 3000% profit

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 1:15pm
One trader turned $7,500 into $250,000 in just hours. So was it dumb luck—or something more sinister?
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Car thieves targeting luxury vehicles

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 12:59pm
Car thieves are acquiring richer tastes, targeting luxury cars like Mercedes-Benzes and Range Rovers that are shipped overseas.
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Facebook shares hit records on earnings

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 12:35pm
Shares of Facebook hit a record high after a surge in mobile advertising revenue helped the company trounce estimates.
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Retail's battle against consumer 'funk'

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 12:16pm
Retailers have been trying to get a fresh read on the consumer and can't afford to sit back and wait for the tide to turn.
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Man tested for Ebola in Lagos

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 11:57am
A Liberian man is being tested for the deadly Ebola virus in Nigeria's commercial capital of Lagos.
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Barclays files to dismiss lawsuit

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 11:54am
Barclays filed a motion to throw out a lawsuit that alleged the bank lied to clients over its high-speed trading venue.
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RadioShack CEO to American Apparel board

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 11:52am
The new board will have the task of determining if ousted founder Dov Charney will return in some capacity to American Apparel.
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'Mediocre' US economy's missing link

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 11:51am
If this turning point comes, the U.S. may soon see the fortunes of middle- and lower-class workers rising.
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SodaStream may go private: Report

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 11:45am
SodaStream is mulling a deal to go private, Bloomberg reported, citing sources familiar with the issue.
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Morgan Stanley to settle with SEC

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 11:37am
The SEC said it had charged Morgan Stanley with misleading investors about mortgage-backed securities it issued before the financial crisis.
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Advisor: Stay out of money-market funds

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 11:29am
After the SEC passed new rules, this financial advisor's advice is: Stay out of money-market funds!
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BofA to pay $16M on sanctions violations

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 11:28am
BofA has agreed to pay $16.6 M to resolve allegations that it processed drug trafficker monies subject to sanctions.
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10 long-time loser stocks roaring back

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 11:23am
Investors are starting to score from some S&P 500 stocks springing back from a long period of suffering. USA Today reports.
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Ukrainian prime minister resigns

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 11:02am
The Ukrainian Prime Minister tendered his resignation on Thursday, after upbraiding fellow politicians.
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IMF downgrades global growth outlook

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 11:00am
The IMF has downgraded its global growth forecast, citing a weaker-than-expected first quarter, and a "less optimistic" outlook for emerging markets.
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