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  1. Stock market slips after weaker-than-expected growth in USRead the original story

    44 min ago | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    U.S. stock indexes edged slightly lower in early trading Friday after the U.S. economy slowed more sharply than expected in the final three months of 2014. Utilities stocks were among the biggest decliners.

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  2. Stock market slips after weaker-than-expected growth in USRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | The New Zealand Herald

    U.S. stock indexes edged slightly lower in early trading Friday after the U.S. economy slowed more sharply than expected in the final three months of 2014. Utilities stocks were among the biggest decliners.

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  3. US open: Dow and S&P dip slightly as fourth quarter GDP declinesRead the original story

    17 min ago | Live Charts

    US stocks edged lower on Friday, after data showed that US growth had declined slightly in the fourth quarter Just before 10:00 in New York, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 0.11%, while the S&P 500 declined 0.03% and the Nasdaq edged forward 0.02%. US gross domestic product in the fourth quarter fell to 2.2% from a 2.6% in the previous quarter, but above analysts' expectations of a 2.0% reading.

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  4. Big Short Interest Swings In Semiconductor StocksRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | Benzinga

    Marvell Technology Group Ltd. , NVIDIA Corporation and QUALCOMM, Inc. saw some of the largest upswings between the January 30 and February 13 settlement dates. Below we take a closer look at how these three stocks have fared recently and what analysts expect from them.

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  5. Uncertainty Allows For Great Investment Opportunity In U.S. SilicaRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | Seeking Alpha

    Heading into the earnings report as an investor I was sure that U.S. Silica would be producing excellent earnings results. The most important thing that I was focused on was the language used to describe how the decline in oil prices would affect the proppant market this year.

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  6. The Euro May Be Riskier Than You ThinkRead the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | Seeking Alpha

    Finance ministers in the Eurozone appear to have had a free lesson in game theory from Professor Yanis Varoufakis, the Greek finance minister. At the time of writing, Greece's future in the Eurozone is far from secured, but it appears that Greece has achieved something.

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  7. Navistar Earnings Preview: Can Investors Expect More Bottom Line Improvement?Read the original story w/Photo

    28 min ago | Seeking Alpha

    By shutting down non-core operations, Navistar will be able to bring down costs further and deliver bottom line growth over the next five years. The increasing demand for trucks in key markets such as China and North America will allow Navistar to improve its financial performance.

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  8. Daily State Of The Markets: There Is Not A Bubble In The U.S. Stock Market, But...Read the original story w/Photo

    28 min ago | Seeking Alpha

    One of my personal pet peeves about market pundits these days is the preponderance of bubbles being sighted. Nary a day goes by where you don't see an article on the major financial sites about a bubble in this or a bubble in that.

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  9. Local (LOCM) Q4 2014 Results - Earnings Call WebcastRead the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago | Seeking Alpha

    The following audio is from a conference call that will begin on February 27, 2015 at 10:30 AM ET. The audio will stream live while the call is active, and can be replayed upon its completion.

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  10. TSX advances amid rising oil prices, lower than expected U.S. growthRead the original story

    32 min ago | 680News

    The Toronto stock market registered gains for a third session Friday morning as resource stocks led a widespread advance despite U.S. data showing weaker than expected growth at the end of last year. The S&P/TSX composite index up 62.23 points to 15,303.39.

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  11. Blackstone Mortgage Trust REIT: Rising Rates Will Provide Rising ProfitsRead the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | Seeking Alpha

    Blackstone Mortgage Trust REIT has quickly scaled their origination business to nearly $4.4 billion from their initial investment from The Blackstone Group. Through The Blackstone Group platform, BXMT has access to high quality investment opportunities on a global scale, helping them provide a near 12 - 13% ROI on their loan originations without the help of LIBOR rate increases.

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  12. Global stocks lackluster ahead of revised US growth figuresRead the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | The Wichita Eagle

    Global stocks were lackluster Friday after Japan reported mixed economic data and investors waited for revised U.S. growth figures. KEEPING SCORE: In midday trading, France's CAC-40 was up 0.3 percent at 4,924.35 and Germany's DAX gained 0.1 percent to 11,340.78.

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  13. FutureFuel: Market Overreaction Creates Buying OpportunityRead the original story w/Photo

    41 min ago | Seeking Alpha

    FF had a soft third quarter and cut its dividend causing its stock to slide, closing at $12.44 Wednesday. FF has zero debt and $4.46 of financial assets so the business itself is selling for less than $8 a share.

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  14. AMD's Su Stakes Future On Low Power CarrizoRead the original story w/Photo

    41 min ago | Seeking Alpha

    The last time I wrote about AMD I suggested it might be a buy again due to the hiring of new CEO Lisa Su. The shares are now trading at 18 cents below where they were when I wrote.

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  15. J.C. Penney: What To Do After Today's MassacreRead the original story w/Photo

    42 min ago | Seeking Alpha

    Shares were deeply in the red in after hours trading which doesn't bode well for today's trading start. Investors panicked over J.C. Penney's earnings miss even though the retailer posted solid fourth quarter results AND exceeded its own 4Q 2014 comp guidance.

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  16. Minister Shea Announces Members of Ministerial Advisory Committee on Atlantic SalmonRead the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | Market Wire

    Today, the Honourable Gail Shea, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans announced the members of the Ministerial Advisory Committee on Atlantic Salmon, created to advance Atlantic salmon conservation efforts. The advisory committee will include ten representatives from the four Atlantic Provinces and Quebec who have proven expertise on Atlantic salmon issues and understand the challenges in Eastern Canada.

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  17. Consider Gladstone Over Boston PropertiesRead the original story w/Photo

    45 min ago | Seeking Alpha

    In general, I'm a value investor so I like buying dollars for fifty cents and will look at purchasing REITS trading at a discount to liquidation value or NAV. On the flip side, I would consider selling REITS trading at a PE ratio over 40X.

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  18. Does Domino's Pizza, Inc. Have the Right Ingredients to Rise Another 15%?Read the original story w/Photo

    45 min ago | The Motley Fool

    So what: John Staszak, the covering analyst at Argus, stood pat on his firms' "buy" rating on the company but boosted its price target, or perceived fair valuation, to $120 from $110. The argument he laid laid out is that Domino's is taking market share from smaller pizzerias and mom & pop restaurants and has the scalability in overseas markets to push its share price higher.

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  19. CYPRUS: Demand for 6-year retail bonds up again, rises to 10.7mRead the original story

    48 min ago | The Financial Mirror

    Demand for the 6-year Cyprus government retail bonds, a low-tax scheme launched last year to boost state coffers, picked up again with the Public Debt Management Office announcing it received applications worth 10.71 mln for the third series of the 2015 bonds for March. The PDMO said the issue was oversubscribed as a total of 57 investors applied for 10,718,400, thus exceeded the monthly target of 10 mln, with the state aiming to earn 120 mln a year.

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  20. Fitch: US Equipment ABS Losses Will Increase Slightly in 2015Read the original story

    50 min ago | Business Wire

    In our view, recent all-time lows are unsustainable as originators have begun taking on slightly riskier credits and pricing them accordingly. However, we believe these losses will be minor if the overall economy continues to expand.

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