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  1. Deflation: The major problem in our economyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2009 | Examiner.com

    Our current inflation measures are inadequate. I would argue that our economy has been in a state of deflation since at least the third quarter of 2006.

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  2. Roubini claims stress tests are 'too optimistic'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2009 | Examiner.com

    According to various reports this morning, Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner fudged it a bit two weeks ago when he declared that most of the 19 stress-tested banks have "adequate capital". Because by my own math, Geithner's "most" would imply that a minimum of 10 of those banks had essentially passed the capital test, proving to some degree that they were solvent.

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  3. Swine flu stocks: Time to Short MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2009 | Examiner.com

    Deadly and as dangerous as it may be, the fear of swine flu is spreading at a much faster rate than the virus itself. In fact, in little less than a week, the world has become gripped with that fear.

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  4. Economic highlights for the weekRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2009 | Examiner.com

    Today the ISM Manufacturing Index increased to 40.1 from 36.9 in March and more than the 38.6 that was expected. A reading of 50 is needed to show that the manufacturing industry is growing.

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  5. Chemical sector stocks: The way to play the rising tideRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2009 | Examiner.com

    But while the ups and downs of the financials have been a trader's dream, making long-term investments in a zombie bank or two leaves plenty of room to the downside - especially if the government decides to dilute them into oblivion. That makes the likes of Citigroup and friends entirely too risky to bet on here, even though they supposedly "blew out" their earnings of late.

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  6. The banks stress out over stress testsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2009 | Examiner.com

    After much debate about how stressful the stress tests really were, beginning today the results will start trickle into the markets. Of course, that leaves the government walking a fine line between true transparency and the latest upturn in financial stocks.

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  7. 10 helpful tips to find a job in South FloridaRead the original story

    Apr 14, 2009 | Examiner.com

    So just as quickly as the housing market burst, so did the job market and your $250K a year corner office is now being occupied by the guy who owns a repo company. Don't fret.

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  8. FASB 157: What the change in the mark-to-market rule means for the marketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2009 | Examiner.com

    And while it is still a bit chilly here in Baltimore, I know the hostas and daffodils out front can't possibly be wrong. Spring is about to bust out all over.

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  9. The U.S Treasury bubble: the worst-kept secret on Wall StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2009 | Examiner.com

    And the truth is the bond bubble really isn't much different than any of the rest of them. It is just the latest bit of market insanity that is destined to pop.

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  10. Is this the end of America?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2009 | Examiner.com

    ... the circus-like U.S. political system seems to be declining into near chaos. Through it all, stock and financial markets are paralyzed. The more the policy regime does, the worse the outlook gets. The multi-ringed spectacle raises a disturbing ...

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  11. Bernanke crushes the dollar, gold ralliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2009 | Examiner.com

    Of course, the reasons for this are twofold. One is that central bankers believe that they can somehow "manage" the economy through the manipulation of interest rates.

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  12. How to make money with SharebuilderRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2009 | Examiner.com

    What is Sharebuilder? Sharebuilder targets those not completely familiar with the world of trading stocks or don't want to deal with the hassle of trading stocks. As part of ING Direct, ShareBuilder aims to help people looking for other investment opportunities.

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  13. Percentage of Stocks Above 50-Day Moving AveragesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2009 | Examiner.com

    "Below we highlight the percentage of stocks in the S&P 500 and its ten sectors that are currently trading above their 50-day moving averages. As shown, even though the S&P 500 has been getting close to touching its November lows recently, 42% of stocks in the index are above their 50-days.

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  14. Warren Buffett lost over $1 billion on Dow stocks in one dayRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    Warren Buffett says he doesn't care about the daily gyrations in the stock market, but it still has to hurt to see the Dow Jones Industrial Average down so much Friday , with all 30 components losing ground, because it's costing him over $1 billion. Based on the latest regulatory filing of shares held through Dec. 31, Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. held investments in 10 Dow components.

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  15. U.S. stocks sell off hard, end week lowerRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    U.S. stocks closed sharply lower on Friday as a confluence of intensifying Greek default fears and new stock-market regulation from China put investors on edge. The S&P 500 and Dow industrials suffered their biggest one-day point declines in more than three weeks.

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  16. U.S. Stocks Dinged by European Selloff as Greece Continues to TeeterRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    NEW YORK -- U.S. equities are getting hit hard on Friday, with the S&P 500 falling more than 1.35%. The Dow was also off 1.83%, or more than 300 points.

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  17. Global Stock Markets Sell OffRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

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  18. Mylan (MYL) Stock Spikes in Afternoon Trading on Teva Takeover SpeculationRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    However, Mylan released a statement less than an hour ago that disputes these claims, saying that the company is committed to remaining a stand alone entity. "Although it has been company policy not to comment on such media speculation, given current circumstances, we believe it is appropriate to do so now.

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  19. GE Spinoff Synchrony Financial Is Still Trying to Stand on Its OwnRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    And with a stock that has surged 33% since its IPO, many investors believe it can. For more than 80 years, Synchrony was tethered to GE, its roots beginning during the Great Depression as a credit lender for customers of GE appliances.

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  20. Teva Pharmaceuticals (TEVA) Stock Gains Today on Mylan Takeover TalkRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    A potential merger would continue the recent spat of biopharmaceutical companies consolidating this year. Mylan made an unsolicited $28.6 billion bid earlier this month for rival Perrigo which may have provided the impetus for Teva to make its move on the company before it became too big of a target, according to Bloomberg .

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