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8 hrs ago | Reuters

COLUMN-These hot sectors may stay warm in the second half of 2014

With a relatively robust first half for the U.S. stock market in the rear-view mirror, can you expect hot sectors to continue their climb for the rest of this year? The answer is "yes", assuming the news is generally positive, and barring any nasty geopolitical or economic surprises.

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Related Topix: Financial Markets, Mining

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Knoxville News Sentinel

Newsmakers Knoxville Fire Department senior firefighter Cory Darnell...

Knoxville Fire Department senior firefighter Cory Darnell has been named "Firefighter of the Quarter" for a prompt life saving action he took while off duty earlier this year.

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Related Topix: Mining, Tennessee, University of Tennessee, Downtown (San Diego, CA), Powell, TN

The Globe and Mail

U.S. corporate earnings continue to climb despite global threats

At about the halfway point of second-quarter earnings season, higher profits and, to a lesser extent, revenues, are more than offsetting the heightened geopolitical threats in the wake of a first quarter that bore the ill effects of a harsh winter.

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Related Topix: Amazon, Financial Markets, Mining

GuruFocus.com

Will Alcoa Sustain its Bullish Run?

Aluminum maker Alcoa reported its second-quarter earnings as of late. The stock has been on an awesome run in 2014, picking up in overabundance of 40% in this way.

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Related Topix: Mining, La Porte, IN

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Knoxville News Sentinel

Alcoa Inc. to pay quarterly stock dividends Alcoa Inc. announced...

Aluminum company Alcoa Inc. said Friday it would pay a dividend of 3 cents per share on common stock on Aug. 25 to shareholders of record at the close of business on Aug 8 The company, which has a manufacturing operation in Blount County, also announced it would pay a quarterly dividend of 93.75 cents per share on Alcoa's $3.75 cumulative preferred ... (more)

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Related Topix: Mining, Blount County, TN, Alcoa, TN, Sports

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Hispanic Business

Alcoa Inc - 10-Q - Management's Discussion and Analysis of Financial...

Results of Operations Selected Financial Data: Second quarter ended Six months ended June 30, June 30, 2014 2013 2014 2013 Sales Shipments of alumina 2,361 2,328 5,010 4,785 Shipments of aluminum products 1,217 1,268 2,373 2,492 was primarily the result of net productivity improvements, higher energy sales, and the absence of a charge for a legal ... (more)

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Reuters

UPDATE 1-Lazard profit beats estimates on rise in M&A advisory fees

Investment bank and asset manager Lazard Ltd reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit, as merger and acquisition advisory and asset management fees rose amid an increase in corporate deals.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Motley Fool

Alcoa Inc. Courting Growth and Security at the Same Time

Despite the extended run, there is still more upside in Alcoa. This is because the Aluminum miner, which is the largest in the US, has an integrated strategy that courts growth and security at the same time.

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Related Topix: Mining

Tue Jul 22, 2014

TheStreet.com

Why TheStreet Ratings Team Rates Alcoa (AA) Stock a 'Buy'

The world's third-largest aluminum producer hit a 52-week high of $17.15 as of 2:42 p.m. on Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Mining, Financial Markets

CIO

Hackers inside Chinese Military Steal U.S. Corporate Trade Secrets

In May, a grand jury in the Western District of Pennsylvania indicted five members of the Chinese military on charges of hacking and economic espionage, according to a May 19 U.S. Department of Justice media release.

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Related Topix: Computer Security, Science / Technology, US News, Mining

Information Technology

HP Announces Changes to Its Board of Directors

ENP Newswire - 22 July 2014 Release date- 18072014 - PALO ALTO, Calif. - HP announced that Meg Whitman, HP president and chief executive officer, has been appointed chairman of the board of directors, and current director Pat Russo has been appointed lead independent director.

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Related Topix: Mining, Industrial Machines, Telecom, Siemens AG, Siemens, Lucent Technologies

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Forbes.com

One Put, One Call Option To Know About for Alcoa

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

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Related Topix: Mining, Financial Markets

TheStreet.com

Cramer: Four Stocks to Lift Your Spirits

NEW YORK -- The commonality of success is now coming through loud and clear. We are now seeing and refining what buyers are looking for before they are willing to pay up beyond the last sale.

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Related Topix: Financial Markets, Mining, Startups, DLP Mobile, Intel, Mexico, NY

Metal Center News

1-11-2012 Alcoa Curtailing 12 Percent of Smelting

New York-based Alcoa will close or curtail approximately 531,000 metric tons, or 12 percent of its global smelting capacity, to lower the company's costs and improve its competitiveness.

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Related Topix: Alcoa, TN, Mining, Spain, World News, Opinion

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Metal Center News

5-2011 First-Quarter Report & Outlook: Mills

In their first-quarter conference calls with analysts and investors, executives from the industry's leading publicly held mills and service centers all reported big improvement in sales and earnings as the economy gained momentum.

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Related Topix: Steel, Mining, AK Steel Holding, West Chester, OH, Chester, OH, 9, Opinion

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Seeking Alpha

Automobile Lightweighting Has Begun - 4 Stocks To Own In The Carbon...

There are some interesting companies to watch in within the carbon fibers and specialty plastics sector that will benefit from the lightweighting process.

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Related Topix: Tesla Motors, Startups, Mining, BMW i3, Hatchback, BMW

The Motley Fool

Alcoa Inc: Transformation or Mean Reversion?

The aluminum producer's stock is up a sizzling 54% year to date, making Alcoa one of the best performers in the S&P 500.

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Related Topix: Mining

Information Technology

HP Announces Changes to Its Board of Directors

ENP Newswire - 18 July 2014 Release date- 17072014 - PALO ALTO, Calif. - HP today announced that Meg Whitman, HP president and chief executive officer, has been appointed chairman of the board of directors, and current director Pat Russo has been appointed lead independent director.

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Related Topix: Mining, Siemens AG

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Metal Center News

7-13-11 News: Alcoa Sets Quarterly Records

Alcoa's second-quarter income from continuing operations totaled $326 million-a jump of 138 percent compared to the year-ago quarter and up 6 percent from the previous quarter.

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Bloomberg

HP Names CEO Whitman as Chairman Replacing Whitworth

Hewlett-Packard Co. named Chief Executive Officer Meg Whitman as chairman of its board, giving her the responsibilities of Ralph Whitworth, the activist investor who is stepping down from the post for health reasons.

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Related Topix: Hewlett Packard, HP, Computers, US Governors, Meg Whitman, Mining

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