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Cooling China GDP growth likely to raise heat on policymakers - Economic Times

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 6:48pm

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Cooling China GDP growth likely to raise heat on policymakers
Economic Times
BEIJING: China is expected to post its weakest growth since the global financial crisis in the third quarter as a property downturn weighs on manufacturing and investment, raising the heat on Beijing to unveil more stimulus measures. Data on Tuesday is ...
Economic growth change is the 'new normal'ecns
China's growth likely to slow, research group saysSFGate
Beijing is about to host a major Communist Party meeting. Source: AFPThe Australian
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Jury Awards Trinity Whistleblower $175 Million in Guardrail Suit - Wall Street Journal

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 6:06pm

KMBZ

Jury Awards Trinity Whistleblower $175 Million in Guardrail Suit
Wall Street Journal
A federal jury in Texas awarded $175 million in a trial brought by a whistleblower who questioned the safety of thousands of highway guardrail end caps on the nation's roads. After deliberating for several hours Monday in U.S. District Court in Marshall, Texas, ...
UPDATE 1-Trinity faces $525 mln in damages after US guardrail trialReuters
Guardrail Company Defrauded Government, to Pay $175MABC News
Trinity Industries found liable in guardrail lawsuitFort Worth Star Telegram
Dallas Morning News (blog) -RTT News -New York Times
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Apple's iPhone sales beat Street but iPad volumes slide - Reuters

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 5:53pm

Reuters

Apple's iPhone sales beat Street but iPad volumes slide
Reuters
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Apple Inc (AAPL.O) forecast a strong holiday quarter after a better-than-expected 16 percent jump in iPhone sales, and the strongest growth in Mac computer shipments in years helped the company surpass Wall Street's targets.
Apple sales surge (except for the iPad)MarketWatch
Apple profit soars as company sells 39M new iPhonesUSA TODAY
Apple Q4 Earnings LIVE! Revenues Soar To $42B On Strong iPhone, Mac SalesForbes
Wall Street Journal -New York Times -Boston Globe
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Chipotle profit up but shares fall on food costs - USA TODAY

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 5:42pm

USA TODAY

Chipotle profit up but shares fall on food costs
USA TODAY
The Chipotle steam engine keeps rolling. Sort of. After the market closed Monday, the Mexican fast-casual chain reported huge jumps in third-quarter comparable store sales, up 19.8%; and net income, up 56.9% to $130.8 million. But even those numbers ...
Chipotle Predicts Growth Slowdown After Topping EstimatesBusinessweek
Chipotle third-quarter restaurant sales soarReuters
Investors Purchase High Volume of Chipotle Mexican Grill Put Options (CMG)WKRB News
RTT News -CBS Local
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Samuel Wyly Files for Bankruptcy After Civil Fraud Judgment - Wall Street Journal

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 5:42pm

Dallas Morning News

Samuel Wyly Files for Bankruptcy After Civil Fraud Judgment
Wall Street Journal
Last month, a federal judge ordered Mr. Wyly , of Dallas, and the estate of his deceased brother to pay more than $300 million in sanctions after they were found guilty of committing civil fraud to hide stock sales and nab millions of dollars in profits. Mr. Wyly ...
Facing $400M judgment, Samuel Wyly seeks Chapter 11 bankruptcyDallas Business Journal
Texas investor Samuel Wyly files for bankruptcyCNBC
Samuel Wyly in Bankruptcy Facing $400 Million ForfeitureBusinessweek
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Fed's Dudley: Bad Bank Behavior Could Drive Break Up - Wall Street Journal

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 4:44pm

Wall Street Journal

Fed's Dudley: Bad Bank Behavior Could Drive Break Up
Wall Street Journal
New York Federal Reserve Bank President William Dudley, in closed-door meeting with big bank executives, sharply criticized what he sees as Wall Street's ongoing ethical lapses. Keith Bedford/Reuters. By. Victoria McGrane. Victoria McGrane. The Wall ...
NY Fed Dudley: Banks Cld Be Downsized If Bad Behavior PersistsMNI News
Dudley Tells Banks to Fix Culture or Be 'Dramatically Downsized'swissinfo.ch

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Ikea makes push for growth - Businessweek

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 3:51pm

Ikea makes push for growth
Businessweek
NEW YORK (AP) — Ikea, whose stadium-sized furniture stores draw shoppers from miles around, is making an online push. The CEO of Ikea Group, the world's largest furniture chain, is pushing for sales growth, while making its ready-to-assemble furniture ...

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Unity on Eurozone Growth Eludes Germany and France - New York Times

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 3:16pm

New York Times

Unity on Eurozone Growth Eludes Germany and France
New York Times
Wolfgang Schäuble, left, the German finance minister, with Michel Sapin, the French finance minister, at a news conference Monday. Credit Tobias Schwarz/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images. Continue reading the main story. Continue reading the main ...
France and Germany paper over budget cracksFinancial Times
Germany, France to Draw up Investment PlansABC News
UPDATE 2-Germany, France to seek deal on investment, reformsReuters
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Oil drops below $86 on over-supply and global economy worries - Reuters

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 3:11pm

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Oil drops below $86 on over-supply and global economy worries
Reuters
CALGARY Alberta (Reuters) - Brent crude fell below $86 a barrel on Monday as nagging concerns about abundant supply and sluggish demand pushed the global oil benchmark back down toward a four-year low hit last week. U.S. crude hovered below $83 ...
Crude Oil Ends Lower On Demand Concerns, Ahead Of Supply DataRTT News
Why Harold Hamm Isn't Worried About Plunging Oil PricesForbes
Why Oil and Gas Will Rise AgainWealth Daily
Politico -BDlive -gulfnews.com
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Samuel Wyly in Bankruptcy Facing $400 Million Forfeiture - Bloomberg

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 3:05pm

Bloomberg

Samuel Wyly in Bankruptcy Facing $400 Million Forfeiture
Bloomberg
Samuel Wyly, the U.S. businessman who may have to forfeit as much as $400 million after being found liable for using offshore trusts to hide stock holdings and make illegal trades, filed for bankruptcy. Wyly, 80, listed assets and debt of $100 million to $500 ...

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11500 jobs in Sept. cuts Conn.t jobless rate - Businessweek

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 2:22pm

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11500 jobs in Sept. cuts Conn.t jobless rate
Businessweek
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Employers in Connecticut added 11,500 jobs in September, cutting the unemployment rate to its lowest in nearly six years, the state Labor Department announced Monday. The unemployment rate fell to 6.4 percent, from 6.6 ...
Connecticut unemployment rate falls to 6-year low as 11500 jobs added in ...New Haven Register
Addition of 11500 jobs in Sept. cuts jobless rate - WFSB 3 ConnecticutWFSB
State jobs report finds September employment strong, unemployment rate downTheDay.com
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Platform Specialty to buy Arysta for $3.51 billion - SFGate

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 10:32am

New York Times

Platform Specialty to buy Arysta for $3.51 billion
SFGate
NEW YORK (AP) — Platform Specialty Products Corp. said Monday that it will spend about $3.51 billion to buy rival chemical maker Arysta LifeScience Ltd. to diversify its product offerings. Miami-based Platform makes specialty chemicals used in computers, ...
Plaform to Buy Agrochemicals Maker for $3.51 BillionBloomberg
Platform Specialty to buy Arysta to boost agrichem businessReuters
Platform Specialty Products to Pay $3.5 Billion for Arysta LifeScienceNew York Times

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Andreessen Leaving eBay's Board Ahead of PayPal Spinoff - New York Times

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 9:19am

New York Times

Andreessen Leaving eBay's Board Ahead of PayPal Spinoff
New York Times
Photo. After criticism from Carl Icahn, Marc Andreessen has said that he was transparent about his conflicts of interest in serving on eBay's board.Credit Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images. Revolving Door · View all posts. Related Links. eBay news release.
Marc Andreessen quits eBay board ahead of PayPal spinoffReuters
Marc Andreessen exits eBay's board ahead of its PayPal spinoffFortune
VC Marc Andreessen to leave eBay boardMarketWatch
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Valeant reports better-than-expected profit, raises forecast - Reuters

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 9:17am

Reuters

Valeant reports better-than-expected profit, raises forecast
Reuters
(Reuters) - Canada's Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc (VRX.TO) (VRX.N), embroiled in a bitter fight to take over Botox maker Allergan Inc (AGN.N), posted a better-than-expected quarterly profit, driven by demand for its skin, neuro and eye drugs.
Valeant Boosts Forecast as It Pursues Allergan TakeoverBusinessweek
Valeant Pharma Turns To Profit In Q3 - Quick FactsRTT News
Valeant Pharmaceuticals Posts Solid Q3 Earnings, Boosts GuidanceBusiness in Canada

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Wall St. to dip at open as IBM results drag - Reuters

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 9:12am

Reuters

Wall St. to dip at open as IBM results drag
Reuters
Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange as the market closes in New York October 17, 2014. Credit: Reuters/Lucas Jackson. Related News. IBM to pay Globalfoundries $1.5 billion to take chip unit. 9:15am EDT. Faster 'cloud' orders for SAP ...
Dow futures fall sharply after IBM profit missUSA TODAY
U.S. stocks: Futures fall as IBM slidesMarketWatch
US Futures Mixed Before Open, Nasdaq Higher Despite Disappointing ...NASDAQ
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Canadian Pacific Railway and CSX Call Off Merger Talks - New York Times

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 8:21am

New York Times

Canadian Pacific Railway and CSX Call Off Merger Talks
New York Times
Photo. Canadian Pacific Railway confirmed the end of "exploratory" deal discussions with CSX in a statement on Monday.Credit Todd Korol/Reuters. Related Links. Canadian Pacific news release. Merger talks between the Canadian Pacific Railway and the ...
Canadian Pacific Ends Merger Talks with CSXFox Business
Oil: A Slippery Track for CSX?NASDAQ
Canadian Pacific Railway confirms end of talks with CSXReuters
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UPDATE 1-Electrolux wary on Europe despite forecast-beating profit - Reuters

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 6:11am

Business Recorder

UPDATE 1-Electrolux wary on Europe despite forecast-beating profit
Reuters
... * Sees European market growth at low end of 1-3 pct range. * Maintains outlook for 4 pct U.S. market growth. * Q3 core profit 1.39 bln SEK vs forecast 1.33 bln SEK (Adds detail, background, quotes). STOCKHOLM, Oct 20 (Reuters) - Global home appliances ...
Electrolux third-quarter profits, sale ups buoyed by American growth, efficiency in ...Fox Business
Electrolux profit boosted by recovery in EuropeMarketWatch
Electrolux Q3 Profit Climbs; Stock UpNASDAQ
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Dutch investment firm SHV bids 2.7 billion euros for Nutreco - Reuters

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 6:00am

Business Recorder

Dutch investment firm SHV bids 2.7 billion euros for Nutreco
Reuters
AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - SHV, a family-owned Dutch investment firm, has reached a conditional agreement to buy animal feed and nutrition company Nutreco (NUO.AS) for 2.7 billion euros ($3.4 billion), expanding into food-related businesses. The offer of ...
SAP slides; Nutreco surges: Europe's big stock moversMarketWatch
Shares in Dutch feed company Nutreco surgeChron.com
SHV Holdings to Pay $3.4 Billion for Dutch Supplier of Animal FoodNew York Times
CNBC -Bloomberg
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UPDATE 2-Spirit Pub in talks with Greene King on revised $1.16 bln offer - Reuters

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 5:31am

Telegraph.co.uk

UPDATE 2-Spirit Pub in talks with Greene King on revised $1.16 bln offer
Reuters
... * Says revised offer of about 109.5 p/shr in cash and stock. * Spirit Pub shares rise as much as 12 pct. * New offer includes 0.1322 Greene King share & 8p cash per shr. * There is a high chance of deal proceeding - analyst (Adds analyst comments, bullets; ...
Greene King Wins Over Spirit With Sweetened $1.2 Billion BidBloomberg
Pubs merger: Greene King ready to accept Spirit's higher offerThe Guardian
Spirit warms to Greene King offerNorfolk Eastern Daily Press
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UPDATE 1-Philips says lighting spin-off on track despite quarterly loss - Reuters

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 4:38am

Business Recorder

UPDATE 1-Philips says lighting spin-off on track despite quarterly loss
Reuters
... * Currency effects, one-off charges hit results. * Company expects improvements in 2015. * Lighting spin-off on track (Adds CEO quotes, details). By Thomas Escritt. AMSTERDAM, Oct 20 (Reuters) - Dutch conglomerate Philips said it was pushing ahead ...
Philips posts $A142m 3rd quarter lossSydney Morning Herald
Philips posts 3rd quarter lossBusinessweek
Philips Profit Misses Estimates on Woes in China, RussiaBloomberg
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