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57 min ago |

Interesting September Stock Options for Exxon Mobil

Consistently, one of the more popular stocks people enter into their stock options watchlist at Stock Options Channel is Exxon Mobil Corp. .


Related Topix: Exxon Mobil, Energy, Oil & Gas, ExxonMobil Chemical, Chemicals

5 hrs ago | Click Orlando

Investors yawn on another Merger Monday

The Dow, S&P 500, and Nasdaq all fell slightly in afternoon trading. Investors are probably focused more on the deluge of economic reports coming later this week: a read on gross domestic product for the second quarter, a meeting from the Federal Reserve's policy committee and the July jobs report.


7 hrs ago | KMIZ

Investors help the rich pay off student loans

Investors are so hungry for yield in the bond market that they're giving rich college grads money to help pay off their student loans.


Related Topix: P2P, Science / Technology, New York University

8 hrs ago | KHOU-TV Houston

US stocks head lower; European markets sink

The US stock market sank in early trading Monday, ahead of a full week of economic reports and earnings.


Related Topix: Real Estate, Housing

8 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

Dollar Tree to buy Family Dollar for $8.5 billion

Discount store chain Dollar Tree Inc. said it would buy rival Family Dollar Stores Inc. for about $8.5 billion, creating North America's biggest discount retailer.


Related Topix: Dollar Tree Stores, Retail, Family Dollars Stores, Wal Mart Stores

9 hrs ago | KHOU-TV Houston

US stocks open mixed on Wall Street

The stock market is opening mixed at the start of a busy week as a batch of merger announcements lift shares in Family Dollar and other companies.


13 hrs ago | Click Orlando

Stocks: 4 things to know before the open

Shares of the fast food chain have dropped 3.3% in the week since a longtime McDonald's meat supplier was accused of processing expired meat.


15 hrs ago |

Nikkei hits 6-month high on earnings hopes

Japan's Nikkei average rose to six-month highs on Monday, and looked poised to test key resistance levels around 15,500 points, on hopes of continued improvement in corporate earnings.


Sun Jul 27, 2014

ABC News

China Profits Boost Asian Stock Markets

Asian stock markets were mostly higher Monday, shrugging off jitters about stiffer Western sanctions against Russia, after China reported strong corporate profits.


The New Zealand Herald

NZ dollar little changed ahead of US Fed meeting

The kiwi traded at 85.63 US cents at 8am from 85.51 cents on Friday in New York and 85.73 cents at 5pm in Wellington.


Related Topix: Financial Services, Bank of New York, Banking


Oyster Bay sells $170.5M in bonds for capital projects

NEWSDAY STAFF. Oyster Bay has sold $170.5 million in bonds that officials and the bond prospectus said was to pay off short-term debt that it used for capital projects..


The Motley Fool

With Macau Stocks Down, Now Is the Time to Buy

Sands' amazing skyline only seems to get brighter each year. Even though investors have worried about the second quarter, the company's long-term growth catalysts are still there.


Related Topix: Las Vegas Sands, Gaming, Wynn Resorts

The Indian Express

Average CEO salary at top Sensex firms near Rs 10 cr

The average CEO pay at India's top listed companies has risen to Rs 10 crore a year, but still remains less than one-tenth of over Rs 100 crore median remuneration paid to their peers in the US.



Big Short Interest Swings In These 3 Solar Stocks

Among the leading US solar-related stocks, First Solar , GT Advanced Technologies and SolarCity saw the largest percentage changes in the number of shares sold short in the first two weeks of July.


Related Topix: First Solar, Healthcare Industry, Utility Scale Solar, Confluence Solar, Startups, SolarCity, SunPower

Sat Jul 26, 2014

The Motley Fool

2 Stocks for Playing America's Hottest Oil Patch

As US crude oil production has surged by more than 50% since 2008, leading shale plays like the Eagle Ford and Bakken have become household names.


Seeking Alpha

Market Outlook By Market-Making Pros, Aggregating 2500+ Stocks And ETFs

Market-Makers [MMs] enable volume transactions for their big-money fund clients by filling out the assembled available "other side" of each trade with their own firm capital.


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The Globe and Mail

Financial analyst focuses on small cap stocks

Grand Power Logistics Group Inc., Keek Inc., Stans Energy Corp., Mobio Technologies Inc., Peak Positioning Technologies Inc., and other stocks on the S&P/TSX Venture Exchange.


WTHR-TV Indianapolis

Disappointing results at Visa, Amazon hurt stocks

A man who authorities say fatally shot a caseworker at a hospital complex near Philadelphia and was then shot by his psychiatrist remains listed in critical condition.


Related Topix: Wichita, KS

Silicon Alley Insider

Stocks Tumble, Amazon Tanks, Cynk Crashes: Here's What You Need To...

Stocks fell on Friday with shares of Visa weighing on the Dow and Amazon serving as the worst performer in the S&P 500.



Global Markets-Stocks and euro pressured by German data, U.S. results

Amazon was the biggest drag on the S&P 500. Its shares sank 9.6 percent to $324.01 a day after the online retailer reported an unexpectedly big loss for the second quarter.


Related Topix: RiskMetrics, MSCI, Reuters, Goldman Sachs, Financial Services, Investment Services


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