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Wall St. gains one percent on results but S&P down for fourth week - Reuters

Fri, 10/17/2014 - 8:33pm

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Wall St. gains one percent on results but S&P down for fourth week
Reuters
NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks extended their rebound from this month's bruising selloff on Friday, giving the S&P 500 its best day in over a week, as worries about the U.S. earnings outlook eased, but the S&P 500 still posted its fourth straight week of ...
Wall Street gains 1 percent on results, but S&P down for fourth straight weekWashington Post
US stocks rally behind retailThe Age
Finally! Stocks rally. But can it last?Local 10

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Caesars Entertainment starting talks with banks - SFGate

Fri, 10/17/2014 - 8:26pm

USA TODAY

Caesars Entertainment starting talks with banks
SFGate
NEW YORK (AP) — Casino operator Caesars Entertainment said Friday that it is prepared to start formal discussions with some of its bank lenders as it works to reduce its debt. The company said it entered non-disclosure agreements with some banks that ...
Casino giant Caesars talks with creditors as debt mounts, analysts foresee ...Newser

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North Dakota well leaking oil, gas and water - Washington Times

Fri, 10/17/2014 - 8:09pm

North Dakota well leaking oil, gas and water
Washington Times
WILLISTON, N.D. (AP) - Workers are attempting to contain an out-of-control oil well in North Dakota, authorities said Friday. North Dakota regulators said a well near Watford City in the western part of the state has been leaking oil, gas and water since ...

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Beyond earnings, buybacks to give market support - Reuters

Fri, 10/17/2014 - 6:58pm

Reuters

Beyond earnings, buybacks to give market support
Reuters
NEW YORK (Reuters) - It is a tossup whether the market found a bottom this week, but bulls could find some support as corporations, mostly on the sidelines as the market tumbled, step up their stock purchases in the coming weeks. The equities selloff had its ...

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Officials working to contain out-of-control well in North Dakota leaking oil, gas ... - The Republic

Fri, 10/17/2014 - 6:33pm

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Officials working to contain out-of-control well in North Dakota leaking oil, gas ...
The Republic
WILLISTON, North Dakota — Workers are attempting to contain an out-of-control oil well in North Dakota, authorities said Friday. North Dakota regulators said a well near Watford City in the western part of the state has been leaking oil, gas and water since ...
North Dakota well leaking oil, gas and waterColumbus Ledger-Enquirer

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Christie family income jumps to nearly $700000 - USA TODAY

Fri, 10/17/2014 - 6:02pm

USA TODAY

Christie family income jumps to nearly $700000
USA TODAY
ASBURY PARK, N.J. — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's family income jumped to nearly $700,000 in 2013, according to tax returns made public Friday. The returns show $160,054 income from the Republican's job as governor — the full salary is $175,000, ...
For the Christies, It Was A Very Good YearBloomberg
Tax Returns: Christie, Wife Made $698838 in 2013ABC News
Chris Christie Tax Returns Reveal Governor, Wife's Income Jumped In 2013Huffington Post

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Wall Street heads out of Urban Outfitters - USA TODAY

Fri, 10/17/2014 - 5:40pm

USA TODAY

Wall Street heads out of Urban Outfitters
USA TODAY
The faux, bloodstained vintage Kent State sweatshirt ($129) that reminded Baby Boomers of the 1970 campus shooting deaths of four students by the Ohio National Guard. Other fashion missteps ranging from a drunk Jesus and Star of David T-shirts that ...
Shares of Urban Outfitters Inc. take a big hit after 3Q earnings warningPhilly.com
GE and Urban Outfitters are big market moversSFGate
Urban Outfitters Struggles in Third-Quarter as Sales PlummetTheStreet.com
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Family Dollar Issues Statement Regarding Director Nominations for 2015 Annual ... - MarketWatch

Fri, 10/17/2014 - 5:35pm

New York Times

Family Dollar Issues Statement Regarding Director Nominations for 2015 Annual ...
MarketWatch
MATTHEWS, N.C., Oct 17, 2014 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Family Dollar Stores, Inc. FDO, +0.52% a leading national discount retailer offering name brands and quality, private brand merchandise, today confirmed that, on October 17, 2014, affiliates of Elliott ...
Elliott names 7 for Family Dollar board, backs Dollar General bidReuters
Hedge fund seeks board seats at Family DollarWashington Post
Elliott Nominates Board Slate at Family Dollar -- 2nd UpdateNASDAQ
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AMD Channel Chief Says Layoffs Won't Impact Partners - CRN

Fri, 10/17/2014 - 5:26pm

Wall Street Journal

AMD Channel Chief Says Layoffs Won't Impact Partners
CRN
AMD partners voiced concern Friday over news the chipmaker plans to reduce its workforce by 7 percent over the course of the rest of this year. Channel partners are worried the beleaguered chipmaker has already cut things too close to the bone in its all-out ...
Advanced Micro Devices: What Is The Sell Side Saying?Bidness ETC
AMD Goes Back to the Cutting BoardWall Street Journal (blog)
AMD's 1st female CEO seeks speedy break with chipmaker's past woesChicago Tribune
Barron's (blog) -WKRB News -sleekmoney
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How the Dow Jones industrial average did Friday - Chron.com

Fri, 10/17/2014 - 5:25pm

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How the Dow Jones industrial average did Friday
Chron.com
The stock market had another turbulent session Friday, capping off one of the more eventful weeks on Wall Street in years. The Dow Jones industrial average soared more than 250 points following strong earnings from Morgan Stanley, General Electric and ...
US stocks power higher; GE, Morgan Stanley gainMaryville Daily Times
US stocks end dramatic week with rallySTLtoday.com

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Russia's Sovereign Debt Downgraded by Moody's - Wall Street Journal

Fri, 10/17/2014 - 5:17pm

Russia's Sovereign Debt Downgraded by Moody's
Wall Street Journal
The downgrade puts the country's rating two notches above junk status—and brings Moody's rating in line with those of the other two major ratings firms, Standard & Poor's and Fitch Ratings. Moody's outlook remains negative, which signals possible further ...

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Apartments pushed up US homebuilding in September - The Oshkosh Northwestern

Fri, 10/17/2014 - 5:01pm

The Oshkosh Northwestern

Apartments pushed up US homebuilding in September
The Oshkosh Northwestern
Construction firms broke ground on more apartment complexes in September, pushing up the pace of U.S. homebuilding. Loading… Post to Facebook. Apartments pushed up US homebuilding in September Construction firms broke ground on more ...

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Miami's New Most Expensive Listing: $65 Million 'La Brisa' On Biscayne Bay - Forbes

Fri, 10/17/2014 - 5:00pm

Forbes

Miami's New Most Expensive Listing: $65 Million 'La Brisa' On Biscayne Bay
Forbes
A renovated 1920s mansion in on 6.9 acres of waterfront in Miami's Coconut Grove neighborhood has listed for $65 million, making it the city's new most expensive home for sale. The 13,808-square-foot Mediterranean-style mansion sits on an old coral reef ...

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Moody's downgrades Russia's debt to Baa2 - CNBC

Fri, 10/17/2014 - 4:45pm

CNBC

Moody's downgrades Russia's debt to Baa2
CNBC
Russia's President Vladimir Putin attends the closing ceremony of the Europe-Asia summit (ASEM) in Milan, Oct. 17, 2014. Moody's Investors Service cut Russia's sovereign debt rating to 'Baa2' from 'Baa1', becoming the second ratings agency to cut the ...
Moody's Downgrades Russia Debt RatingBarron's (blog)

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Brent oil and West Texas crude rise - FuelFix (blog)

Fri, 10/17/2014 - 4:31pm

Brent oil and West Texas crude rise
FuelFix (blog)
Brent crude extended its rebound Friday on speculation that a 25 percent drop from this year's high was excessive. West Texas Intermediate was little changed after falling below $80 Thursday. Brent pared its fourth weekly loss. The recent slump in prices was ...

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Machinists union approves Textron's contract offer - KWCH

Fri, 10/17/2014 - 4:12pm

Machinists union approves Textron's contract offer
KWCH
The International Association of Machinists voted 73 to 27 percent to approve Textron Aviation's final offer Friday, unifying Cessna and Beechcraft contracts. More from KWCH.com. Machinists to vote on Textron contract Friday. The contract between the ...

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Will Michigan Ban Tesla From Selling Cars There? - Forbes

Fri, 10/17/2014 - 4:10pm

Forbes

Will Michigan Ban Tesla From Selling Cars There?
Forbes
Michigan has tried hard to change its image from that of a bastion for the Detroit auto companies. But some state lawmakers are trying to convince Gov. Rick Snyder to inadvertently give the car companies protection against billionaire Elon Musk and Tesla ...
Will Gov. Rick Snyder ban Tesla's direct selling?WZZM
For Rick Snyder: Put up or Shut up.News Radio Wood
Snyder weighs pulling plug on direct Tesla salesThe Detroit News
UPI.com -Deadline Detroit -Bidness ETC
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Textron (TXT) Earnings Report: Q3 2014 Conference Call Transcript - TheStreet.com

Fri, 10/17/2014 - 3:45pm

Textron (TXT) Earnings Report: Q3 2014 Conference Call Transcript
TheStreet.com
The following Textron (TXT) conference call took place on October 17, 2014, 08:00 AM ET. This is a transcript of that earnings call: Company Participants. Doug Wilburne; Textron; VP, IR; Scott Donnelly; Textron; Chairman, CEO; Frank Connor; Textron; CFO.

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Survey Participants Lean Bearish Toward Gold Prices Next Week - Forbes

Fri, 10/17/2014 - 2:44pm

Forbes

Survey Participants Lean Bearish Toward Gold Prices Next Week
Forbes
(Kitco News) - A nominal number of participants in the weekly Kitco News Gold Survey lean bearish toward gold prices next week, although neither group had a dominant viewpoint. Out of 37 participants, 23 responded this week. Of those, eight see higher ...
Gold price set to post weekly gain on uncertain US rate outlookZee News
Gold down but set to post weekly gain on US rate outlookBDlive

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ITT Educational Services: Grade A Friday stock gains - USA TODAY

Fri, 10/17/2014 - 2:34pm

USA TODAY

ITT Educational Services: Grade A Friday stock gains
USA TODAY
images (1) For profit school operator ITT Educational Services ESI gets an F for its recent stock performance. Until Friday, shares had tumbled 88% from 52-week highs. But the company made the top of Wall Street's Friday honor roll of stock gainers, rocketing ...
ITT Educational says enrollment fell less than expected, shares soarFox Business
Front Runners: ITT Educational Services (ESI), BioFuel Energy (BIOF), QLogic ...Wall Street Pit
Friday Sector Leaders: Education & Training Services, Shipping StocksForbes
StreetInsider.com (subscription) -Wall Street Journal
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