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  1. Burger chain Shake Shack sizzles in market debutRead the original story w/Photo

    2 min ago | Reuters

    Shake Shack shares hit a high of $52.49 on the New York Stock Exchange, way above their offer price of $21, raising questions about whether the stock was overvalued. Meyer, who also owns popular New York restaurants Blue Smoke, Gramercy Tavern and Union Square Cafe, opened the first Shake Shack in 2004.


  2. First Financial's (FFBC) CEO Claude Davis on Q4 2014 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | Seeking Alpha

    Good morning. And welcome to the First Financial Bancorp Fourth Quarter Earnings Conference Call.


  3. Eurozone's consumer prices drop 0.6% amid weak growthRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | The China Post

    Falling prices sent another worrying signal about the eurozone economy just before the European Central Bank starts a 1 trillion euro stimulus effort. Consumer prices fell 0.6 percent in the 12 months to January, accelerating the 0.2 percent annual drop in December.


  4. Us GDP growth slower than UkRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago |

    The UK's claim to be the fastest growing major economy last year was today cemented by official figures confirming that US gross domestic product rose by 2.4% in 2014. It comes after the Office for National Statistics said earlier this week that Britain's GDP grew by 2.6%, though it slowed more sharply than expected to 0.5% in the last three months.


  5. Burger chain Shake Shack sizzles in market debutRead the original story

    9 min ago | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    Shake Shack shares hit $52.49 in early trading on the New York Stock Exchange, way above their offer price of $21, before easing back to $48. Meyer, who also owns popular New York restaurants Blue Smoke, Gramercy Tavern and Union Square Cafe, opened the first Shake Shack in 2004.


  6. Europe hints at Greek bailout extensionRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | WAPI-AM Birmingham

    Europe held out an olive branch to Greece's new anti-austerity government Friday by hinting it may extend massive financial aid beyond the end of February. Greek stocks and bonds slumped earlier this week after members of the government pledged to reverse reforms agreed with the European Union, and the International Monetary Fund, in exchange for a 240 billion in emergency loans.


  7. US stock markets move lower on mixed US economic dataRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | Greenwich Citizen

    Danny Meyer, center, Founder & CEO of Union Square Hospitality Group, waits for the Shake Shack IPO to begin trading, on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Friday, Jan. 30, 2015. Shares of Shake Shack Inc. have more than doubled minutes after they debuted on the stock market Friday.


  8. UConn Basketball: Huskies overpowered by CincinnatiRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago |

    The UConn Huskies fell to the Cincinnati Bearcats 70-58 at Fifth Third Arena Thursday night in front of over 11,000 fans. The Huskies played an extremely sloppy game in a very important match up against arguably their biggest American Athletic Conference rival.


  9. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    17 min ago | Business Wire

    )--AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND BANKING GROUP ISSUE OF AUD 100,000,000 FLOATING RATE NOTES DUE 30 OCT 2015 SERIES 1793 TRANCHE 1 MTN ISSUE NAME. Our Ref. MI7129 ISIN Code. XS1131... )--STADSHYPOTEK AB Issue of SEK 5,000,000,000 Floating Rate Covered ...


  10. Greece shuns debt talks with troikaRead the original story w/Photo

    18 min ago | BBC News

    Greece's new left-wing finance minister says his government will not negotiate over the Greek bailout conditions with the "troika" team from the EU and IMF. Yanis Varoufakis said he was rather seeking direct talks with eurozone leaders, to try to cancel more than half the money Greece owes.


  11. Oil markets mixed on U.S. GDP numbersRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | UPI

    Strong U.S. consumer spending, but lower economic growth estimates, left oil markets drifting in relatively flat territory early in the Friday trading session. The price for Brent, the global crude oil benchmark, drifted barely into positive territory to trade near the $49 per barrel mark early Friday, still showing an inability to recover above the $50 threshold for the year.


  12. Deflation Arrives In Germany, Putting Europe's Largest Economy At RiskRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago |

    Perhaps Greece's new far-left government will rethink its plans to shake Europe down for cash to fund its wild spending binges, now that the German economy has officially entered a deflationary cycle, as reported by Business Insider : Deflation is a very scary phenomenon. When prices fall, consumers and businesses often hold back on purchases hoping for even lower prices.


  13. Economic concerns push analyst to downgrade some major Canadian banksRead the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | The Globe and Mail

    Canadian economic concerns and a devastating drop in oil prices is weighing on sentiment toward bank stocks: Share prices are down sharply and one analyst is now raising eyebrows with a downward shift in his outlook for the sector. "Despite recent weakness in the performance of the Canadian banks, we see little additional upside potential and believe that slower-than-anticipated economic growth will weigh on the earnings growth and valuations of the group," said John Aiken, an analyst at Barclays Capital, in a note.


  14. Fitch Takes Various Actions on BNY Mellon's Commercial Mortgage Servicer RatingsRead the original story

    33 min ago | Business Wire

    The assignment of a loan level special servicer rating and simultaneous affirmation and withdrawal of the conduit special servicer rating reflects the limited nature of BNYM's special servicing infrastructure and the esoteric nature of the assets it special services. Fitch's loan level special servicer rating is assigned to special servicers that have smaller, specialized staff and portfolio or workout volumes that do not require the staff and technology infrastructure associated with special servicing large volumes of loans.


  15. What a new measure of mortgage denials reveals about mortgage credit accessRead the original story

    37 min ago | Mortgage News Daily

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  16. Greece Sets Up Cash Crunch for March Telling EU Bailout OverRead the original story

    38 min ago | The Washington Post

    Greece won't engage with officials from the troika of official creditors who have been policing the conditions of its rescue since 2010. It's five-day-old government wants a new deal with the European Union that allows for more spending, Varoufakis said at a joint press conference with Eurogroup Chief Jeroen Dijsselbloem in Athens, Friday.


  17. Park Avenue Is About to Get Something It Hasn't Seen in 40 YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    47 min ago | The Washington Post

    Sometime next week, a metal frame will go up around the blocky brick tower at Manhattan's 425 Park Ave., designed to protect pedestrians from falling objects. It's a prelude to the building's demise.


  18. Canadian Stocks Fall as Banks' Tumble Overshadows Oil-Gas RallyRead the original story

    48 min ago | The Washington Post

    Canadian stocks fell as the nation's banks slumped after economic growth unexpectedly contracted in November, offsetting a gain among energy producers. Bank of Montreal and Royal Bank of Canada both fell more than 2.6 percent after analysts at Barclays Plc downgraded their ratings for the nation's largest banks amid concern the plunge in oil and a slowing economy will hobble lending.


  19. Coal Keeps Sliding as OPEC-Like Tactic Stymied by Dollar: EnergyRead the original story

    48 min ago | The Washington Post

    Miners from Colombia to Australia maintained output as prices fell for a fourth year in 2014 amid a global glut of seaborne coal that Deutsche Bank AG says is poised to triple this year. A 19 percent jump since July in the Intercontinental Exchange's dollar index, which tracks the greenback against 10 major peers, has helped companies that extract the power-plant fuel whose costs are measured in local currencies.


  20. Jobless rate drops to 12.9% in DecemberRead the original story w/Photo

    51 min ago |

    Rome, January 30 - The surprise drop in Italy's unemployment rate to 12.9% in December from the revised 13.3% one month before is good news, but the best is still to come, Italian Premier Matteo Renzi said Friday. The employment picture in Italy has only just begun to improve, thanks to government labour reforms, Renzi said in a post on his Twitter feed, following the report from national statistics agency Istat.