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Rosengren: Give explicit rates guidance

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 4:24pm
The Fed should "explicitly" say it will keep rates near zero until the economy is within a year of reaching Fed goals, a policymaker said.
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Nasdaq sees biggest one-day swing in five years

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 4:23pm
The Nasdaq staged a more than 2 percent rally back from the brink of correction territory Tuesday in the biggest turnaround in five years.
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Google earnings: Investors eye margins

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 4:20pm
Here's what investors need to look for in Google's earnings on Wednesday.
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Gold bear to bug: 'You’re miles off'

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 4:12pm
Is gold going to $1,000 or $5,000?
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Yahoo earnings, revenue beat

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 4:06pm
Yahoo shares, which are down roughly 15 percent since the start of the year, rose about as much as 8 percent in after-hours trading.
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Intel shares climb after profit tops

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 4:00pm
Intel posted quarterly earnings Tuesday that edged past expectations, while revenue was slightly below estimates.
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Was Steve Jobs a bully?

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 3:52pm
Four major tech companies said witnesses should not be allowed to offer evidence that Steve Jobs was a "bully" during an upcoming hiring trial.
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Effects of health law masked by survey

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 3:38pm
The effects of Obamacare will be difficult to measure as the Census Bureau is changing its annual survey. NYT reports.
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Ackman gives $17M to Harvard

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 3:34pm
Bill Ackman wants the world to have a better understanding of why people act the way they do.
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Behind stocks' whippy behavior

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 2:41pm
Stocks jump, fall, then rise. The whipsaw action has recently become commonplace.
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Is this a bubble? Here's 1 way to tell

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 2:41pm
Major market averages may not have much further to fall before indicating that something considerably worse is in store.
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Gold ends more than 2% lower

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 2:34pm
Selling accelerated after gold broke through its 200-day moving average of $1,300, a key level where many traders placed their stop-loss orders.
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5-star stock picker’s new plays

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 2:24pm
Bill Nygren made four new portfolio additions.
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'Too little, too late' for retail

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 2:08pm
April's expected bounce won't give a true reading on consumer demand, and it won't likely save the quarter.
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Beware of drinking Coca-Cola's Kool-Aid

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 1:57pm
Coca-Cola showed a slight improvement in soda sales in the first quarter. But it a real turnaround may be a ways off.
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Citi's CEO 'on the line': Mike Mayo

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 1:48pm
Mike Mayo says he plans to ask Citigroup's chairman and board of directors for answers.
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Why BlackBerry chose NantHealth: CEO

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 1:23pm
CEO John Chen talks about BlackBerry's new health-care tech deal and how it plays into one of the company's core strategies.
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Most pensions set to fail: Bridgewater

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 1:17pm
Most public pensions could fail in 30 years, according to controversial new research by hedge fund Bridgewater.
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What will cause a deeper selloff: Cashin

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 12:52pm
Veteran trader Art Cashin says 10-year Treasury bonds are once again setting the tone for Tuesday's rout on Wall Street.
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Twitter buys social data provider Gnip

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 12:40pm
Twitter announced that they bought the social data provider Gnip. It helps companies analyze data across every public tweet.
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