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  1. Ahead of Twitter Earnings - What Wall Street's SayingRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

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  2. Straight-Shooting Teva CEO May Find Mylan Tough to TargetRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    To persuade Teva's board to give him the top job at the world's biggest maker of generic drugs a little over a year ago, Vigodman didn't try to downplay his lack of industry experience. Instead, the former accountant wooed each director with charts about his strategy and track record for having put two prior employers, Strauss Group Ltd. and the agro-chemicals behemoth Makhteshim-Agan Industries Ltd., back on the growth track.

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  3. 5 Rocket Stocks That Are Ready for BlastoffRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

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  4. Orphaned Oil Rejected by U.S. Refiners Takes Boats to AsiaRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    This isn't the prized "light, sweet" kind of crude that is pumped out of the ground in Texas, or even the thick, sticky stuff from Alberta's tar sands. Rather, it's what's known as "orphaned oil" that is so contaminated with organic chlorides that it can corrode the insides of even the biggest refineries.

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  5. DuPont Activist Trian Wins Partial Backing From Adviser ISSRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    DuPont shareholders should vote for Trian Chief Executive Officer Nelson Peltz and John H. Myers, a former CEO of General Electric Asset Management, as well as eight DuPont directors listed on the activist's proxy card, ISS said Monday in a report. The proxy advisory firm also said votes should be withheld for Trian's other two nominees.

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  6. Top Australia Small-Cap Fund About to Start Refusing Your MoneyRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Ausbil Investment Management Ltd.'s A$280 million MicroCap fund, which returned an average 29 percent annually since 2010, will probably stop accepting new money when assets grow to between A$300 million and A$350 million, said Tony Waters, its founder and Sydney-based fund manager. Ausbil has already stopped marketing the fund, he said.

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  7. Love ?em or Hate ?em, China Stocks Are Red Hot in Options MarketRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Demand has exploded in the past month for contracts that protect investors against losses as well as for those that profit from more gains in the largest U.S. exchange-traded funds tracking Chinese companies. It reflects a divided market outlook after the rally in mainland equities spread to their dual-listed peers in Hong Kong, stoking a 21 percent surge in the Hang Seng China Enterprises Index in the last 30 days.

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  8. Loretta Lynch makes historyRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | KION 46

    Loretta Lynch was sworn in as the new U.S. attorney general on Monday, replacing Eric Holder. Lynch, the country's first African-American woman to serve in the role, had her nomination held up more than five months over politicking in the Senate. 2 comments

  9. Senator Al Franken: Politicians Didn't Stop the Comcast-Time Warner Deal. You Did.Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Time

    Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., during the Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Antitrust, Competition Policy and Consumer Rights hearing on the merger of Comcast and NBC Universal on Feb. 4, 2015. Al Franken is a Democratic senator for Minnesota and member of the Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Privacy, Technology and the Law.

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  10. First-quarter energy earnings start this week and it's not going to be prettyRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | CBC News

    Energy earnings start to roll out this week, and while the outlook overall is bleak, it's not uniformly so, with some producers seeing their earnings insulated by profitable refinery operations. 'It's as bad as it was in 1998, we haven't really seen anything like this in 17 years in terms of severity.'

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  11. ESPN Is Suing Verizon Over Its New Slimmed-Down TV SubscriptionRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Fast Company

    When Verizon announced its $55 discounted cable TV subscription block , it seemed an awkward compromise as the company tries to keep its customers from switching to cheaper streaming services. But now the ESPN sports network is suing Verizon in New York state court for including it in those custom packages, which ESPN claims is a breach of contract, Bloomberg reports .

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  12. Loretta Lynch Sworn In as First African-American Woman as Attorney GeneralRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | WMAL-AM Washington

    Loretta Lynch was sworn in as the new U.S. attorney general on Monday, replacing Eric Holder. Lynch, the country's first African-American woman to serve in the role, had her nomination held up more than five months over politicking in the Senate.

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  13. Comcast-Time Warner: Deal or No Deal?Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | NewsFactor

    No deal. Comcast will not merge with Time Warner Cable. It seems that all the work toward a $45 million merger is down the drain.

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  14. Why a " and at what stations a " Metro expects ridership to growRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Metro ridership is down . There could be a number of reasons for this , among them cuts to federal commuter benefits, the local economic slowdown or a rise in telecommuting.

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  15. Newsmax boss endorses foundation, elbows Fox News in defense of ClintonsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Christopher Ruddy, chief executive and editor of the conservative Newsmax Media Inc., has penned a full-throated defense of the Clinton Foundation and its principals just as its work is coming under unprecedented scrutiny. "I have been involved with the foundation for over seven years now," writes Ruddy.

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  16. Strong Dollar May Weigh on Apple and Gilead Earnings OutlooksRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    NEW YORK -- The deluge of first-quarter earnings reports will continue this week. So far, despite tepid year-over-year results on both the revenue and earnings side, the market has continued to post gains, with both the S&P 500 and Nasdaq closing at all-time highs on Friday.

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  17. Semiconductor-Maker Applied Materials Drops Merger Plan With Tokyo ElectronRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    The September 2013 deal would have given shareholders in Tokyo Electron about $9.4 billion worth of stock, or just under a third of the new entity, and created a dual-listed, dual-headquartered company incorporated in the Netherlands, with the CEO post going to Applied Materials President and CEO Gary Dickerson, and Tokyo Electron chairman Tetsuro Higashi getting the chairman's role. The merger was designed to better equip the companies to meet the growing demand for chips used in smartphones, tablets and other personal electronics devices and to generate $500 million of synergies within three years.

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  18. The End of This Dollar Rally Could Be a Boon for Large-Cap StocksRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    NEW YORK -- Have we all been wrong about the dollar's role in oil weakness? Has the influence been the other way around? Is oil actually the primary driver of how much a dollar is worth globally? 1. The culmination of the Fed's quantitative easing program, in conjunction with the commencement of QE in Europe and the enhancement of QE efforts in Japan meant invariable U.S. dollar strength. Fewer dollars "being printed" relative to euro and yen should mean a stronger U.S. currency, right? 2. The strengthening dollar played a large role -- in addition to global oversupply -- in the cratering of oil prices.

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  19. Stocks Retreat From Highs as Failed Deals Weigh on S&P 500Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    NEW YORK -- The S&P 500 and Nasdaq turned lower on Monday afternoon as a failed merger between Applied Materials The S&P 500 was down 0.1%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was flat, and the Nasdaq fell 0.28%. The S&P 500 and Nasdaq remained close to all-time highs.

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  20. Jim Cramer -- Stay Bullish on Netflix, Learn From CelladonRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    On Monday the stock is up 2.5% thanks to some bullish analyst commentary. Cramer, the portfolio manager of the Action Alerts PLUS portfolio , said on CNBC's "Stop Trading" segment he agrees with Stifel Nicolaus analysts who raised their price target to $725 from $650.

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