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5 hrs ago | Construction Equipment

Cat 'Likely' to Win Tax Case, Company Says

According to a Marketwatch report, Caterpillar believes it is "more likely than not" to win its tax case against the IRS , which has audited the company's tax returns from 2007 through 2009.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

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Cities where millionaires roam in clusters

With few exceptions, Europe is the place to be if, for some reason, you're looking for the best odds of sharing space with the world's wealthy, according to a new study by Spear's magazine in association with wealth consultancy WealthInsight.

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Boston.com

U.S. Stock Futures Up and Consumer Prices Steady

Stock futures remain higher after data shows that U.S. consumer prices rose 0.3 percent in June from a month earlier, in line with expectations.

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Job cuts expected to be discussed on Microsoft's earnings call: Live blog

The world's largest software company reported a profit of $4.6 billion, or 55 cents a share, on revenue of $23.4 billion.

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15 small-cap stocks Goldman deems worthy

Where will small-cap stocks go next? Lots of investors would like to know the answer to that one.

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Related Topix: Financial Markets, Goldman Sachs, Financial Services, Investment Services, Startups

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Facebook asks users to report fake sites exploiting MH17 disaster

Members of the Ukrainian Emergency Ministry prepared on Saturday to remove bodies at the crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17, near the settlement of Grabovo in the Donetsk region of Ukraine.

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Related Topix: Social Software, Startups

Local Tech Wire

Apple's 80M big smartphone order; new GE jobs in N.C.; Netflix soars; ...

Marketwatch, owned by The Wall Street Journal, is reporting that Apple is ordering its "largest initial production run" of iPhones as it gears to launch bigger devices with screens of 4.7 inches and 5.5 inches.

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Related Topix: Startups, Mebane, NC, Verizon Communications, Telecom, IT Services

BioSpace

Allergan Inc. Beats Profit, Sales Estimates, To Cut 1,500 Jobs

Allergan beats profit, sales estimates, to cut 1,500 jobs NEW YORK -- Allergan Inc. shares rose almost 2% in premarket trade Monday, after the Botox maker reported better-than-expected second-quarter profit and sales and said it is cutting 1,500 jobs, or 13% of its workforce, in a restructuring.

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Related Topix: Allergan, Biotech, Startups

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Mortgage News Daily

The Inflation Truther Crank Index

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Related Topix: Startups, Financial Markets, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance

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Gas, food prices seen lifting inflation in June

Economists polled by MarketWatch expect the government to report Tuesday morning that the consumer-price index rose 0.3% in June.

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MarketWatch

LIVE: Netflix's quarterly earnings call

MarketWatch's Rex Crum will be live-blogging the earnings call beginning at 2 p.m. Pacific.

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NACD

Forbes Sold to Asian Investors

The Forbes family has agreed to sell a controlling interest in Forbes Media LLC to a Hong Kong investor group for more than $300 million, MarketWatch confirms.

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Stock market live blog: S&P 500, Dow pull back on Ukraine, Gaza worries; EMC jumps

Stocks and other risky assets won't be immune forever to geopolitical risk, and emerging markets may be the first to feel the heat,writes MarketWatch's Bill Watts, citing a widely followed RBS strategist.

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Related Topix: Financial Markets, Startups

Fri Jul 18, 2014

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Microsoft to Cut Up to 18,000 Jobs, Book $1.1 to $1.6 Billion Charge

MarketWatch confirms that Microsoft Corp. plans to cut as many as 18,000 jobs over the next year as the software giant takes steps to simplify its operations and integrate the Nokia Devices and Services business with its overall strategy.

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AmericanBankingNews.com

Jaffe: Brokerages Don't Want to Put Your Interests First

Marketwatch's Chuck Jaffe says brokerages should have their customers' best interests in mind, but they often don't.

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MarketWatch

Stock market live blog: S&P eyes slight gains; GE, Gentiva rise, while AMD sinks

Good morning, and welcome to the stock market live blog. We're back in the green on Friday, paring back some of the share losses from the previous session.

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NACD

GTech Agrees to Buy Casino-Equipment Maker IGT

Italian lottery company GTech SpA has agreed to purchase International Game Technology, a Nevada-based maker of casino equipment, states MarketWatch .

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Related Topix: Lottery, International Game Technology, Gaming, Startups

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NewsWatch: Malaysia Airlines crash triggers risk-off reaction

The crash of a Malaysia Airlines jet in eastern Ukraine sparks modest selloff in stocks and a flight to safety into bonds, gold and other haven assets.

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Related Topix: Santa Clara County, CA, Mountain View, CA, Startups

Thu Jul 17, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Tattoo removals on the rise

Angelina Jolie had the tattoo of ex-husband Billy Bob Thornton's name, removed, replacing it with an inking revealing the co-ordinates of the birthplaces of her six children.

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The City Wire

Simmons, Home BancShares post positive second quarter numbers

The second quarter was kind to Pine Bluff-based Simmons First National Corp. and Conway-based Home BancShares Inc., with Simmons posting results that beat estimates and Home BancShares - the parent company of Centennial Bank - setting a new quarterly income record.

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Related Topix: Banking, Financial Services, Simmons First National, Conway, AR, Startups, Little Rock, AR

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