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  1. U.S. economy grew at 3.9 percent rate in 3rd quarterRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KBCI CBS 2

    ... overseas and another possible recession in Europe may still hamstring U.S. growth. Those concerns rattled financial markets earlier this fall. But stocks have since rebounded to new highs amid signs that central banks in Europe, Japan and China will ...

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  2. Wall St fluctuates as US consumers lose confidenceRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    Specialist Wingszi Chiang, left, works with traders at her post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. File photo / AP Wall Street fluctuated overnight, with the Standard & Poor's 500 Index touching a record high, as a report showing the US economy grew more than initially forecast in the third quarter offset data showing an unexpected drop in American consumer confidence.

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  3. Flyer's Basket Strategy: Bought 50 Shares Of Solar Capital At $18.38Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    The Lottery Ticket Basket and Flyer's Basket are risk classifications. When considering a purchase, I will attempt to evaluate the potential risks and benefits taking into account my unique investor profile.

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

    3 hrs ago | Business Wire

    The report is available at 'www.fitchratings.com'. Additional information is available at 'www.... )--Gemfields, the leading supplier of responsibly sourced colored gemstones, has discovered a 40.23 carat rough ruby, believed to be one of the most important rubies unearth... SHAREHOLDER ALERT: The Law Firm of Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Launches an Investigation into Possible Securities Laws Violations by the Board of Directors of Casey's General Stores, Inc. )--Levi & Korsinsky, LLP is investigating Casey's General Stores, Inc. in connection with possible securities laws violations by the Board of Directors of the ... )--Celebrity Chef and Humanitarian Art Smith to prepare exquisite meals for celebrity/amateur Brian Gay Invitational, benefiting Florida Hospital for Children at Mystic Dun... )--Fitch Ratings has affirmed the credit ratings for Realty Income Corporation as follows: --Issuer ... (more)

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  5. Stagnant euro zone poses 'risk' to growth - OECDRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | RTE.ie

    The weak euro zone economy poses a key threat to global growth, the OECD has warned, urging more flexibility in fiscal rules for struggling EU members like France and Italy to prevent another recession. It predicted that the global economy will gradually improve over the next two years but Japan will grow less than previously expected while the euro zone struggles with stagnation and an increased deflation risk.

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  6. ECB comments push euro zone yields to new lowsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | RTE.ie

    Euro zone bond yields fell to new record lows today, as financial markets took comfort from European Central Bank President Mario Draghi's vow to lift inflation from near zero by whatever means necessary. Most euro zone yields were at or near all-time lows as investors bet the ECB would expand its asset buying to include sovereign debt.

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  7. U.S. GDP Growth Revised Higher to 3.9% as Global Economies SlowdownRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Ticker

    German economy expanded at 0.1% in the third quarter and European markets closed at a 2-month high. Stocks traded sideways in New York and investors took in stride better-than-expected revision of the third-quarter economic growth.

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  8. Stocks with call strike movement; Gpro UsoRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Theflyonthewall.com

    Stocks with call strike movement; GPRO TWTR GoPro April 85 call option implied volatility decreased 10% to 54, Twitter March 44 call option implied volatility increased 2% to 51 according to IVolatility. Stocks with implied volatility movement; VLO USO Stocks with implied volatility movement; Valero 29, United States Oil Fund 33 according to iVolatility.

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  9. Europe shares end higher; banks rally on stimulus hopesRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Reuters

    European stocks ended slightly higher on Tuesday as euro zone banking shares climbed on mounting expectation of more stimulus from the European Central Bank. The rise in financials was partly offset by losses in resource-related shares, hurt by a recent slump in crude oil and metal prices.

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  10. U.S. Stocks Fluctuate Near Record Levels on GDP, Confidence DataRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    U.S. stocks fluctuated, after benchmark indexes closed at all-time highs yesterday, as data showing the economy expanded more than previously forecast in the third quarter was offset by a drop in consumer confidence. The Standard & Poor's 500 Index lost 0.1 percent to 2,067.49 at 11:37 a.m. in New York.

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  11. US stock indexes hold near record levelsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    U.S. stocks edged higher again Tuesday as investors assessed the latest reports on the economy. The government raised its estimate for economic growth in the third quarter, giving the U.S. its strongest six months of growth in a decade, but a separate report showed that consumer confidence fell in November.

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  12. GDP revisions reflect a faster-growing economyRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    The economy in the second and third quarters posted its best back-to-back growth in 11 years, offering fresh evidence that the U.S. entered the final three months of the year with a good head of momentum. The government on Tuesday said gross domestic product rose at a 3.9% annual pace in the third quarter instead of 3.5%.

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  13. Treasurys trade higher after 5-year auction sees heavy demandRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    Treasurys traded higher Tuesday after an auction of $35 billion in 5-year notes saw high demand from foreign investors as European bond yields remain stubbornly low. The auction's bid-to-cover ratio was 2.91, compared to an average of 2.64 from the last four auctions.

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  14. Dow Analyst Moves: MMMRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | MarketNewsVideo

    The latest tally of analyst opinions from the major brokerage houses shows that among the 30 stocks making up the Dow Jones Industrial Average, 3M (NYSE: MMM ) is the #15 analyst pick. Within the broader S&P 500, when components were ranked in terms of analyst favorites, MMM claims the #250 spot.

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  15. Oil stocks slump as concerns over OPEC production cuts intensifyRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    Oil stocks fell in London on Tuesday, keeping the FTSE 100 benchmark's overall gains in check, as expectations for a cut in global oil production came into question. rose less than two points to close at 6,731.14, with the utilities, financial, industrial groups contributing to the meager advance.

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  16. BARCLAYS: Stocks Are Going Nowhere Next YearRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    "We believe US equities are transitioning out of a recovery rally and into a period of lower returns as the benefits of margin expansion and share repurchases prove to be already priced in and a return of faster revenue growth becomes a prerequisite for another re-rating higher. We forecast the S&P 500 to reach 2100 by the end of 2015.

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  17. Trading Deck: It's time to get over your fear of the NasdaqRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    ... its previous highs is more a question of "when" and not "if." Despite its reputation as the wild child of financial markets, today's Nasdaq is a different animal from the days of the dot-com era. The Nasdaq is a lot smaller than it was then - with ...

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  18. Is the S&P's future healthy after all, and a - Broken Friday' for retailersRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    Yesterday , this column talked about how a less-optimistic outlook on stocks might be a good thing for investors next year, h/t WSJ MoneyBeat , which pointed to calls for the S&P 500 to return just 5% next year, versus a near 12% gain this year. Dan Greenhaus, chief strategist at BTIG, doesn't agree.

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  19. Dow Jones Industrial Average Waffles Amid Consumer Sentiment, GDP DataRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | SchaeffersResearch.com

    The Dow Jones Industrial Average is slightly higher, as traders weigh a decline in consumer confidence against a better-than-expected preliminary gross domestic product reading for the third quarter. Specifically, the Conference Board's consumer confidence index fell this month to its lowest level since June -- to 88.7 from a revised 97.1 in October -- while the GDP climbed to an annualized rate of 3.9%.

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  20. Seadrill Ltd.: My Game Plan For TomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    Seadrill Ltd. will release third quarter results tomorrow before the stock market opens, and it could be a big day for the stock. As many shareholders, and ex-shareholders know, Seadrill is not an easy sell at the moment: Industry conditions do look everything but great, contracting rig rates are not causing excitement, and shares have had a catastrophic performance this year to say the least.

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