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  1. Federal Reserve hints interest rates could increase starting in SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | OregonLive.com

    The Federal Reserve said Wednesday that near-term risks to the U.S. economy have diminished, reviving the prospect that it will resume raising interest rates as soon as September. The Fed noted that the U.S. job market has rebounded, with robust hiring in June after a deep slump in May. At the same time, the Fed said in a statement after its latest policy meeting that it plans to closely monitor global economic threats and financial developments to ensure that they don't slow the economy.

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  2. Most stocks edge lower, despite Apple's big gainRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | Boston.com

    Stocks ended Wednesday's trading slightly lower as shares of energy companies and consumer goods makers outweighed gains in technology companies. Investors also worked through the Federal Reserve's latest policy statement.

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  3. Stock markets barely move amid Fed decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | CottageCountryNow.ca

    Toronto and New York markets were not swayed in any direction as the U.S. Federal Reserve announced it was once again keeping interest rates unchanged. The S&P/TSX composite index lost 3.46 points at 14,546.54, with gains in gold stocks offsetting losses from the energy sector.

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  4. Hess (HES) Stock Closed Down on Mixed Q2 ResultsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | TheStreet.com

    Shares of Hess closed lower by 3.87% to $51.60 in Wednesday's trading session after the company posted mixed second quarter results before today's opening bell. Hess reported adjusted earnings of $1.10 per share, missing analyst estimates of $1.23 per share.

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  5. Marriott (MAR) Stock Falling in After-Hours Trading Despite Q2 Earnings BeatRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | TheStreet.com

    Shares of Marriott International are decreasing 2.17% to $69.01 in after-hours trading despite the hospitality service reporting better-than-expected earnings after today's market close. Marriott posted earnings of $1.03 per share, beating analysts estimates of 98 cents per share.

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  6. Marvell (MRVL) Stock Surges in After-Hours Trading on OutlookRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | TheStreet.com

    Shares of Marvell Technology are up 7.11% to $12.50 in after-hours trading on Wednesday as better-than-expected 2017 second-quarter guidance overshadows a first-quarter earnings and revenue miss. After the market close, the company said it expects 2017 second quarter earnings per share between 10 cents and 12 cents on revenue between $625 million and $635 million.

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  7. Why Action Alerts PLUS Added to Its Wells Fargo PositionRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | TheStreet.com

    Wells Fargo now represents 4.01% of the trust's holdings. "We have been diligently looking for areas to deploy our large cash balance, and believe Wells is the ideal place to do so for investors willing to take a long-term view," co-managers Jim Cramer and Jack Mohr said in a note Wednesday .

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  8. No Hint of Action, but Fed Leaves Door OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | TheStreet.com

    To no one's surprise, the Fed did not change its interest rate policy at today's meeting. The Fed's press release contained a few changes to its recent language but not much.

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  9. Bank shares are soaring: short-term investors bewareRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | The Globe and Mail

    Canadian banks' consistent profit growth and regular dividend increases have created a problem for investors: Bank stocks are now expensive after an impressive rebound from the sell-off earlier this year.

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  10. Under Armour Off the Hook with WarningRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | GuruFocus.com

    When a company announces operating profits dipped 57% that quarter and net income dropped 39%, you would expect more than a mere 5% hit on share price. But, that's exactly what happened to Under Armour yesterday.

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  11. US dollar mixed on Fed statementRead the original story

    14 min ago | Nerve News

    New York, July 28 - The US dollar traded mixed against other major currencies on Wednesday as investors were digesting the newly-released Federal Reserve statement after its two-day policy meeting. In late New York trading, the euro rose to $1.1009 from $1.0986 of the previous session, and the British pound rose to $1.3172 from $1.3143, Xinhua news agency reported.

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  12. North American stock markets barely moved as U.S. Fed holds rate steadyRead the original story

    15 min ago | Medincine Hat News

    Toronto and New York markets were not swayed in any direction as the U.S. Federal Reserve announced it was once again keeping interest rates unchanged. The S&P/TSX composite index lost 3.46 points at 14,546.54, with gains in gold stocks offsetting losses from the energy sector.

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  13. Emerging Stocks, Currencies Advance on Global Stimulus OutlookRead the original story

    16 min ago | The Washington Post

    Emerging-market stocks rose to the highest level since China's currency devaluation last year, while volatility fell to an 11-year low on optimism that earnings are improving and central banks remain supportive of growth. Egyptian stocks rallied the most in the world after the government said it's nearing the final stages of talks for an International Monetary Fund loan.

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  14. Telecom Italia's Brazil Unit Rallies as Earnings Fuel OptimismRead the original story

    16 min ago | The Washington Post

    Tim Participacoes SA was among the best performers on Brazil's Ibovespa stock benchmark after reporting financial results that bolstered investor optimism. The Ibovespa closed lower after swinging between a 0.8 percent advance and a 0.3 percent drop.

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  15. US stocks edge mostly lower despite a big gain for AppleRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | NewsOK.com

    Stocks ended Wednesday's trading slightly lower as shares of energy companies and consumer goods makers outweighed gains in technology companies like Apple. Investors also worked through the Federal Reserve's latest policy statement.

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  16. GoPro Beats Q2 Views, Guides 2016 Sales UpRead the original story

    19 min ago | Investor's Business Daily

    Action-camera maker GoPro late Wednesday beat second-quarter expectations with bigger sales and a smaller loss than Wall Street was targeting. The San Mateo, Calif.-based company posted June-quarter sales of $220.8 million, down 47% year over year but topping analyst views for $194 million.

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  17. Fed Reaction: Dow Moves Higher but Hugs Flat LineRead the original story

    19 min ago | Benzinga

    No surprises here. The Federal Reserve did what many analysts expected it to and waved off another hike in interest rates, leaving them at a range between 0.25% and .5%.

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  18. This ETF Deserves Attention For Its Volatility Defying PerformanceRead the original story

    20 min ago | Benzinga

    Low-volatility exchange traded funds are all the rage this year. But with that in mind, it's arguably surprising the Compass EMP U.S. 500 Volatility Weighted Index ETF is not garnering more attention.

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  19. Beyond Earnings: 10 Stocks Moving In Wednesday's After-Hours SessionRead the original story

    20 min ago | Benzinga

    U.S. stock markets were mixed on Wednesday, as losses in energy and consumer goods stocks counterbalanced the post-earnings gains witnessed in the tech segment, and investors digested the Fed's decision to, once again, stay put on interest rates. After the market closed, Groupon Inc reported its second quarter results, sending the stock up more than 24 percent.

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  20. CenterState Banks' (CSFL) "Hold" Rating Reiterated at Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    's stock had its "hold" rating reaffirmed by equities researchers at Keefe, Bruyette & Woods in a research report issued on Wednesday. They currently have a $18.00 price target on the financial services provider's stock.

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