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  1. S&P cuts Puerto Rico rating to defaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2016 | Yahoo!

    Rating firm Standard & Poor's cut Puerto Rico's credit rating to "default" Thursday after the financially troubled US territory missed large debt payments at the beginning of the month. The move was expected after the Caribbean island, buried under some $70 billion in debt, missed payments of $780 million on general obligation bonds, those directly issued by the government, on July 1. The island had already missed hundreds of millions of dollars in payments owed by state-owned enterprises and authorities that are government-guaranteed; this was the first default on general obligation debt.

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  2. Stocks Gain, Dollar Fluctuates After U.S. Jobs Data; Oil ClimbsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2016 | The Washington Post

    Stocks gained as the dollar fluctuated after America added more jobs than estimated, alleviating concern about the strength of the world's largest economy. The S&P 500 rebounded as the Stoxx Europe 600 Index climbed for a second day after U.S. payroll growth accelerated by the most since October.

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  3. FTSE 100 Index down as post-Brexit relief rally unravelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2016 | Sunday Herald

    SUPERMARKET shares plunged and global stock markets sank into the red as last week's post-Brexit relief rally unravelled while the pound also fell to fresh 31-year lows against the dollar. The FTSE 100 Index was down 81.8 points at 6463.6 and there were also hefty falls across European indices amid mounting fears over the impact of the vote to leave the EU.

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  4. Refile-Global Markets-Surprisingly strong Us jobs report sends stocks soaringRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2016 | Reuters

    Wall Street rose on Friday, recovering all the losses sustained after Britain's surprise vote to leave the European Union, and stocks around the globe also jumped after data showed U.S. job growth in June accelerated more rapidly than even the most optimistic forecasts. The U.S. economy added 287,000 jobs last month, according to the Labor Department, smashing the consensus forecast of 175,000.

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  5. Sterling plunges to new 31-year low on Brexit fearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2016 | Sunday Herald

    STERLING plunged to a fresh 31-year low as the Bank of England said it would boost lending by up to A 150 billion to help ease the economic pressure caused by the Brexit vote. The pound dropped below 1.31 US dollars for the first time since 1985 and sunk to its weakest level against the euro since 2013 at 1.17 euros, as governor Mark Carney offered his assurances that the Bank's measures were working.

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  6. DynamicLevelsRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2016 | StockMarketsReview.com

    Nifty is expected to stay in a trading range going forward. Small Cap has achieved its monthly target of 5972 and have shown signs of range bound... The global markets are still holding strong on the backdrop of expectations as indicated by the falling bond yields worldwide with UK's yield well... The global markets are still holding strong on the backdrop of QE easing by Bank of England to be continued till end of September.

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  7. US stocks climb on strong June jobs report; ...Jul 8, 2016,Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    This July 9, 2015 photo shows a Wall Street sign near the New York Stock Exchange in New York. Stocks are opening solidly higher on Wall Street after the government reported an encouraging burst of hiring last month.

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  8. Personalizing Admissions Using Predictive ModelingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2016 | University Business

    When the Office of Undergraduate Admissions at Clark University in Massachusetts experienced an 87 percent increase in application volume between 2012 and 2015, administrators recognized that they needed to overhaul their yield forecasting and admitted student engagement efforts. They knew that personalization would be key to achieving their enrollment goals, but it would be possible in the context of such an enlarged applicant pool only if they could effectively target the right students.

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  9. Middleburg Financial Corporation Added to Russell 3000 Index;...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2015 | PR Newswire

    Index as part of Russell Investments' annual reconstitution of its stock indexes. In addition, the Company announced that it has received a 5-Star "Superior" rating for financial strength from BauerFinancial, Inc., the nation's leading independent bank rating firm.

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  10. US stocks climb on strong June jobs report; banks riseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | Daily Herald

    Stocks are rising Friday morning following a U.S. jobs report that was much stronger than investors expected. That was a relief for the market after a weak report in May made some investors worry the U.S. economy is slowing down.

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  11. Us Stocks-Strong jobs data set to boost Wall StreetRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2016 | Reuters

    July 8 Wall Street was set to open higher on Friday as strong monthly jobs data assuaged concerns about the health of the labor market. Data showed that 287,000 jobs were added in the public and private sectors in June, compared with the 175,000 expected by economists.

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  12. McDonald's Corp. (MCD) Lowered to "Sell" at Zacks Investment ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2016 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    According to Zacks, "Estimates have been going down ahead of McDonald's second-quarter 2016 earnings release. Notably, the company has been reporting weak traffic trends for quite some time now in certain major markets due to a slowdown in the economy of these regions.

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  13. Sterling's dollar ignominy in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2016 | Live Charts

    Sterling has pipped the pesos of economically challenged Argentina and Mexico to achieve the unwelcome ignominy of being the worst-performing currency against the dollar so far in 2016. China's renminbi, India's rupee and Poland's zloty also outperformed the pound against the dollar between the start of the year and today.

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  14. Jim Cramer: I See a 'Frightening' Earnings SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2016 | TheStreet.com

    Now that the jobs number is behind us, time to focus on what could be a rocky, post-Brexit earnings season, Cramer says. With this employment number behind us , we have to focus on the fact that earnings season is now in front of us and it is a bit of a frightening specter.

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  15. Will WhiteWave (WWAV) Stock Fall on JPMorgan Downgrade?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2016 | TheStreet.com

    Shares of WhiteWave Foods are up 0.05% to $56.26 this morning as the company's deal with Danone pushed analysts at JPMorgan to downgrade the stock to "neutral" from "overweight." The firm raised its price target on shares of the Denver-based organic foods company to $56.25 from $48.

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  16. Stocks Jump as Strong Jobs Report Brings Relief Over U.S. EconomyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2016 | TheStreet.com

    Stocks jump Friday morning after the latest reading on the U.S. labor market brings relief over the strength of the economy. Stocks jumped Friday morning after the latest reading on the U.S. labor market brought relief over the strength of the economy.

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  17. Tullow's Punishment for its Convertible Bond is MisplacedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2016 | TheStreet.com

    Amidst the rubble of banks, retailers and real estate stocks that populate this week's worst performers on the London Stock Exchange Tullow Oil stands out both as the only big name oil company and because it probably doesn't merit its place. The Africa-focused oil producer's stock has fallen 18.5% this week and traded Friday at 214.7 pence .

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  18. European stocks edge higher as auto, mining shares gainRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2016 | Buenos Aires Herald

    European shares were egding higher with carmakers advancing after China reported an increase in vehicle sales last month and mining companies gaining as metals prices rose. The pan-European FTSEurofirst 300 rose 0.3 percent and the STOXX Europe 600 was up 0.4 percent.

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  19. 2 Fundamentally Strong Stocks for Consistently Rising DividendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2016 | TheStreet.com

    These brand-name consumer companies are rock-solid income generators that won't disappoint investors in a year that has been highly volatile. Here are two companies with deep moats and even deeper pockets.

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  20. Jobs Report Still Leaves Us in the Danger ZoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2016 | TheStreet.com

    This is a tough employment report to interpret. The headline job gain of 287,000 looks awesome, but there is a lot of mediocrity elsewhere in the report.

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