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  1. The close: S&P 500 hits record high on U.S., German strengthRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    The S&P 500 index climbed to an all-time high Thursday, thanks to positive data out of Germany and the U.S. U.S. markets advanced as the preliminary Markit manufacturing purchasing managers index jumped to a reading of 58 in August from 55.8 in July, its highest level since April 2010.

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  2. Investors cheer: S&P 500 hits all-time highRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KIDK CBS 3

    The start of August was rough for stocks as the Russia-Ukraine standoff, the Israel-Gaza conflict and terrorist group activity in Iraq all flared again.

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  3. Stocks advance to put S&P 500 at record highRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | KMIR 6

    The stock market advanced for a fourth straight day Thursday, pushing the Standard & Poor's 500 index to a record high.

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  4. BofA admits to post-crisis mortgage failures as part of settlementRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Reuters

    Bank of America Corp has long argued to enforcement officials that it was being forced to pay for the sins of companies it acquired in the crisis, but on Thursday the bank admitted at least some of its mortgage problems happened on its watch.

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  5. MusclePharm Might Be A MonsterRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    The result shows how MusclePharm is tracking the Monster Beverage story, and how if it manages to keep tracking that story its share price will explode upwards tremendously.

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  6. Hormel Foods and Hertz are big market moversRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Thursday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market: The maker of Spam and Dinty Moore stew reported a 21 percent jump in quarterly profit, topping Wall Street expectations.

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  7. Tenet Healthcare Is The Most Crowded Hedge Fund PositionRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    Tenet Healthcare is the most crowded position among hedge funds, who own 39% of the company's total equity cap versus an S&P 500 of 5% hedge fund ownership according to recently filed second quarter 13Fs , but whether that makes an attractive or unattractive investment depends on your overall stance on where the market is headed in the next year.

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  8. Unexpected summer blockbuster: Chinese stock fundsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Republic

    Surprise: One of the summer's hottest investments was also one of the most anxiety-inducing a few months earlier.

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  9. Stocks Look Cheap If You Think This Is A BubbleRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    Matt Coffina, editor of Morningstar's StockInvestor newsletter, writes that stocks are pricey based on the Shiller price-to-earnings ratio, which "uses 10-year average of real GAAP earnings in the denominator."

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  10. S&P 500 cruises to new recordRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    The S&P 500 set a new record on Thursday as US stocks powered higher, shrugging off geopolitical problems elsewhere and gaining from fresh signs of strength in the US economy.

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  11. Top Insider Buys Highlight: New York REIT Inc.Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | GuruFocus.com

    CEO of New York REIT Inc Nicholas S Schorsch bought 15,000 shares on 08/20/2014 at an average price of $10.29.

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  12. International markets roundupRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Age

    The S&P 500 has set a new record as US stocks powered higher, shrugging off geopolitical problems elsewhere and gaining from fresh signs of strength in the US economy.

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  13. Can We Get Much Higher?Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | GuruFocus.com

    Stocks continue to climb higher and higher after the short dip about a month ago.

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  14. Financials Lead S&P 500to New Closing HighRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Lucianne.com

    U.S. stocks inched higher on Thursday and the S&P reached a record high, lifted by data pointing to steady improvement in the economy, as investors awaited the start of a meeting of top central bankers and economists in Jackson Hole, Wyoming.

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  15. Market heavyweights closely watchedRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    Spark, the company formerly known as Telecom, remains one of New Zealand's largest companies with a market capitalisation of more than $5 billion.

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  16. ScanSource Reports Fourth Quarter and Annual ResultsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

    "We had a strong finish to fiscal year 2014 with sales and EPS above our expectations," said "Our employees worldwide delivered excellent operating results for both of our business segments for the year."

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  17. Federal Home Loan Bank of Atlanta Files (8-K) Disclosing Creation of...Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

    FEDERAL HOME LOAN BANK OF ATLANTA FILES Disclosing Creation of a Direct Financial Obligation or an Obligation under an Off-Balance Sheet Arrangement of a Registrant obtains most of its funds from the sale of debt securities, known as consolidated obligations, in the capital markets.

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  18. Us Stocks-S&P 500 sets record close on signs of healthier economyRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Reuters

    U.S. stocks ended higher on Thursday, with the S&P 500 at a record after a flurry of positive economic data, as investors hoped for signs from an annual meeting of central bankers that interest-rate hikes are not imminent.

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  19. Stocks End Higher After Data; S&P Hits New RecordRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Morningstar

    U.S. Market Stocks were higher today after generally upbeat economic data and ahead of tomorrow's highly anticipated speech by Fed Chair Janet Yellen.

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  20. Justice Dept. announces nearly $17 billion mortgage settlement with Bank of AmericaRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    Bank of America's record $16.65 billion settlement for its role in selling shoddy mortgage bonds - $7 billion of it geared for consumer relief - offers a glint of hope for desperate homeowners.

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