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  1. Option Bears Busy as Molycorp Inc (MCP) Hits Record LowRead the original story

    Friday Sep 12 | SchaeffersResearch.com

    Easily the most active strike is the March 1.50 put, where roughly 10,000 contracts are on the tape -- predominantly the result of three sweeps totaling 8,736 contracts. According to Trade-Alert and data from the International Securities Exchange , these bearish bets are being bought to open at a volume-weighted average price of $0.47.

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  2. Werner Enterprises Stock Rating Upgraded by Wolfe ResearchRead the original story

    Friday Sep 12 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Werner Enterprises traded up 2.62% during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $25.46. 790,579 shares of the company's stock traded hands.

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  3. Us Stocks-Wall St declines with energy, ends 5-week string of gainsRead the original story

    Friday Sep 12 | Reuters

    U.S. stocks fell on Friday as energy shares extended their recent slide, while rising bond yields drove down high-dividend paying shares. The S&P energy index fell 1.5 percent and was among the day's worst-performing sectors as U.S. oil prices shed 0.6 percent.

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  4. Us Stocks-Wall St slips at midday; energy a dragRead the original story

    Friday Sep 12 | Reuters

    U.S. stocks were lower at midday on Friday, with energy shares extending recent losses after the Treasury department announced new sanctions against Russia. The S&P energy index was down 1.1 percent and among the day's worst-performing sectors.

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  5. Noranda Aluminum Holding Corp. Sets New 52-Week High at $5.59Read the original story

    Friday Sep 12 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Noranda Aluminum Holding Corp. hit a new 52-week high during mid-day trading on Friday , Analyst Ratings News reports. The company traded as high as $5.59 and last traded at $5.20, with a volume of 4,284,196 shares.

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  6. Houston joins migration to enhanced 311 servicesRead the original story

    Friday Sep 12 | Government Computer News

    City managers in Houston are getting assistance managing the surge of citizen queries and service requests with the expansion of the city's 311 non-emergency system from a telephony-based network to one that now incorporates email, the web and a mobile app. Using a system from customer relationship management firm KANA, city officials are now able to automate work order requests and eliminate steps in responding to calls that often eat up limited time, money and personnel resources.

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  7. Molycorp Closes $400 Million FinancingRead the original story

    Friday Sep 12 | Resource Investing News

    Molycorp Inc. has closed its previously announced financing, whereby Oaktree Capital Management will provide the company with up to $400 million in secured financing by way of credit facilities and the sale and leaseback of certain equipment at Molycorp's Mountain Pass facility. $250 million of the Financings has now been funded, with the remaining $150 million available until April 30, 2016 if Molycorp achieves consolidated adjusted EBITDA of not less than $20.0 million per quarter for two consecutive fiscal quarters, and production volume at its Mountain Pass facility of at least 4,000 metric tons per quarter for two consecutive fiscal quarters.

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  8. Technical Difficulties at Rio Tinto's Oyu TolgoiRead the original story

    Friday Sep 12 | Resource Investing News

    A subsidiary of Rio Tinto has said that its Oyu Tolgoi mine in Mongolia has run into another obstacle, as rake arms in one of its tailings thickeners has failed, according to Reuters. The Vancouver-based miner, a subsidiary of mining company Rio Tinto Plc , said an investigation was under way to determine the cause of the failure and that repairs had begun at the mine in southern Mongolia.

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  9. Trash Talk: We Will Not Roll Over, Say CouncilmembersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Oakland Post

    City Councilmembers are unwavering in the face of what they consider to be the bullying and intimidation tactics of Waste Management , a nationwide trash collection company that lost the City's $1 billion trash and recycling contract is now pursuing legal action against the city. Along with its aggressive referendum campaign on the streets of Oakland, the company has filed a lawsuit against the city - attempting to disrupt the city's new agreement with California Waste Solutions .

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  10. Noranda Aluminum Holding Corp. Lifted to Buy at Goldman SachsRead the original story

    Friday Sep 12 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    The firm currently has a $7.00 price objective on the stock, up from their previous price objective of $4.24. Goldman Sachs' price target indicates a potential upside of 65.09% from the stock's previous close.

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  11. Guinea Said in Talks on $14 Billion Bauxite Mine Forsaken by BHPRead the original story

    Friday Sep 12 | Bloomberg

    China 's Shandong Xinfa Aluminum & Electricity Group is in talks with Guinea to invest $14 billion in a bauxite project abandoned by BHP Billiton Ltd. , said a government official with knowledge of the matter. Shandong Xinfa led a group that beat three other bidders in a government tender for the bauxite concession about 150 kilometers north of the capital Conakry, said the person, who asked not be identified as the information isn't yet public.

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  12. Southwest Airlines announces new service to San Jose, Costa RicaRead the original story

    Monday Sep 8 | Theflyonthewall.com

    Southwest Airlines announces new service to San Jose, Costa Rica Southwest Airlines announced earlier that it has filed an application with the U.S. Department of Transportation to add its first destination in Central America with daily roundtrip service between Baltimore/Washington Thurgood Marshall International Airport and Juan Santamaria International Airport in San Jose, Costa Rica, beginning March 7, 2015. Costa Rica will be the sixth near-international country served by Southwest Airlines from its U.S. gateway cities.

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  13. Porsche SE takes 10% stake in INRIX for $55MRead the original story

    Friday Aug 29 | Theflyonthewall.com

    China mulls easing car dealer restrictions, Bloomberg says China's Ministry of Commerce is considering whether to ease rules on car dealers and allow them to sell vehicles from multiple brands in the same store, according to Bloomberg, citing people familiar with the matter. Note that both Bitauto and Autohome , which operate automobile buyer focused websites in China, were down significantly during yesterday's trading, though it is unclear if the reported new regulations play a role in their share weakness.

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  14. Nevada Governor signs $1.3B tax incentive package for Tesla, Reuters reportsRead the original story

    Friday Aug 29 | Theflyonthewall.com

    Tesla picks Nevada for gigafactory, WSJ says Tesla Motors will announce at a news conference tomorrow that it has selected Nevada for its proposed $5B "gigafactory" battery plant, reported The Wall Street Journal, citing a person familiar with the plans. Reference Link Tesla hits fresh life high, and then turns lower The shares have gone negative on the day after hitting a high of $288 earlier in the session, which is a fresh life high for the stock.

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  15. Staples calls activeRead the original story

    Friday Aug 29 | Theflyonthewall.com

    On The Fly: Analyst Upgrade Summary Today's noteworthy upgrades include: Cabot Oil & Gas upgraded at Stifel... Century Aluminum upgraded to Overweight from Equal Weight at Morgan Stanley... Groupon upgraded at RBC Capital... Hawaiian Electric upgraded to Neutral from Cautious at ISI Group... Life Time Fitness upgraded to Overweight from Neutral at Piper Jaffray... Live Nation upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Northcoast... Northrop Grumman upgraded at RBC Capital... Panasonic upgraded to Buy from Sell at CLSA... Progressive upgraded at Goldman... RCS Capital upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Citigroup... SandRidge Energy upgraded at Stifel... Staples upgraded to Outperform from Neutral at Credit Suisse... Statoil upgraded to Buy from Hold at Deutsche Bank... Tenaris upgraded to Neutral from Sell at UBS... Tesla upgraded at Stifel... Ultratech upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at ... (more)

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  16. Carpenter Technology Now Covered by Northcoast ResearchRead the original story

    Friday Sep 12 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    The firm set a "neutral" rating on the stock. In other Carpenter Technology news, Director Gregory A. Pratt unloaded 22,922 shares of Carpenter Technology stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, September 8th.

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  17. Why bother? 11 big stocks pay tiny dividendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | USA Today

    Companies know dividends are like Scooby snacks for investors. Give an investor a dividend and they'll put up with almost anything.

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  18. Mongolia Said to Cut Tax Claim in Bid Revive Rio MineRead the original story

    Friday Sep 12 | Bloomberg

    Mongolia has cut the amount of tax it's claiming from Rio Tinto Group in a bid to revive the $4 billion expansion of the Oyu Tolgoi copper and gold mine, people familiar with the situation said. The National Tax Dispute Settlement Council has slashed the tax claim on the project to about $30 million from around $130 million, said two people who asked not to be named because the revised amount hasn't been made public.

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  19. 5 Things BHP Billiton Ltd's Management Wants You to KnowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | The Motley Fool

    During the company's fiscal 2014 conference call , CEO Andrew Mackenzie wanted to make sure investors understood that his company is not only set to survive through the trough, but is becoming a better company at the same time. According to Mackenzie, "In the 2014 financial year, we continued to deliver on our commitments."

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  20. Noranda Aluminum upgraded to Buy from Neutral at GoldmanRead the original story

    Friday Sep 12 | Theflyonthewall.com

    Noranda Aluminum upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Goldman Goldman upgraded Noranda to Buy based on constructive view of the aluminum market, relative valuation, earnings power, and reduced balance sheet concerns. Price target raised to $7 from $4.80.

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