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  1. Playing The Oil Slump With ZulilyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Seeking Alpha

    Citigroup estimates that the recent slump in oil prices provides the world with a savings of $1.8 billion a day. Assuming oil prices stay low for several months at least, consumer spending should start swaying towards discretionary spending at retailers.

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  2. Canadian Pacific still interested in consolidation, says UBSRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Theflyonthewall.com

    On The Fly: Midday Wrap Stocks on Wall Street were slightly lower at midday amid light trading volume. Banks and bond markets are closed in observance of the Columbus Day holiday, though equity markets remain open.

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  3. DryShips unit awarded contract extensionsRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Theflyonthewall.com

    On The Fly: Analyst Downgrade Summary Today's noteworthy downgrades include: Bankrate downgraded to Equal Weight from Overweight at Stephens... CME Group downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Wells Fargo... Cliffs Natural downgraded to Neutral from Overweight at JPMorgan... Dana Holding downgraded to Sector Perform from Outperform at RBC Capital... Darden downgraded to Neutral from Overweight at Piper Jaffray... Dover downgraded to Neutral at RW Baird... DryShips downgraded to Underperform from Outperform at Imperial Capital... Infineon downgraded to Neutral from Overweight at JPMorgan... J.C. Penney downgraded to Sell from Neutral at UBS... Johnson Controls downgraded to Outperform from Top Pick at RBC Capital... Juniper downgraded to Hold from Buy at Argus... Kennametal downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Wells Fargo... Masco downgraded to Equal Weight from ... (more)

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  4. Ocean Rig UDW lends $120M to DryShips, extends Petrobras contractsRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Theflyonthewall.com

    Ocean Rig UDW says stock price does not reflect true value George Economou, Ocean Rig UDW CEO, said in a press release, "We do not believe that the current stock price of Ocean Rig reflects the true value of company, which stock price has be adversely affected by the recent volatility of the oil price. The loan from Ocean Rig to Dryships is just a backstop in case Dryships need more time to execute on its various alternatives to refinance its Convertible Notes due December 1, 2014, and will be repaid as soon as possible.

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  5. J.C. Penney: Valuation Has Settled Into A Reasonable RangeRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    J.C. Penney's growth targets of mid-single digits appear optimistic, but gross margin and SG&A targets appear achievable. Although I have been a long time bear on J.C. Penney , its stock has been badly pummelled over the last few weeks, and its valuation has fallen to the point where reasonable growth may be able to support its current value.

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  6. Who's Afraid Of The Big Bad Deflation?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seeking Alpha

    As oil prices plunged in recent weeks, I started to see an increase in deflation-related commentaries. It seems like every time the specter of deflation appears on the horizon, the financial media lights up with commentaries designed to shape public opinion toward a belief that deflation is bad and inflation is good.

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  7. J.C. Penney: How Pennies Make Dollars - Part 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Seeking Alpha

    Looking out over 1-3 years, U.S. consumer balance sheets will strengthen, wages will rise, and spending will significantly increase retail sales. Kohls' dismal leadership, mediocre omnichannel proposition, and lack of full out store remodeling create a material opportunity for JCP to gain share.

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  8. Shop hundreds of JC Penney doorbusters on Saturday, October 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Examiner.com

    Shop hundreds of JC Penney doorbusters on Saturday, October 18, from opening until 1 p.m. Make the most of this opportunity to refresh, renew and restock your fall and winter wardrobe with vibrant fall colors and new styles from your favorite collections. Use JC Penney's coupon to save an extra 20% off original, sale and clearance priced apparel, shoes, accessories and fine jewelry with your JC Penney Credit Card or 15% off with any other form of payment through Sunday, October 19.Text AD37B to 527365 to receive a coupon on your mobile phone.

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  9. Who Wins After The Snapback Rally?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Seeking Alpha

    But they have economic consequences. Until oil producers bring prices back to what the market has considered normal, there are winners as well as losers.

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  10. J.C. Penney: Is This Christmas Season The Company's Last Chance?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Seeking Alpha

    J.C. Penney is counting on store redesign, low-cost goods and an increased focus on younger customers to lead the turnaround. Most people are already familiar with the story.

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  11. Stocks with implied volatility movement; Abbv CSXRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | Theflyonthewall.com

    On The Fly: Closing Wrap Stocks on Wall Street spent most of today's quiet session see-sawing across the flat-line before dropping sharply in the final hour of trading and closing at their lows. The market opened in negative territory but soon made a move to the upside and appeared ready to break the recent market slide that has seen the S&P lose about 5% of its value.

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  12. It Is Too Early To Bet On The Story At J.C. PenneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Seeking Alpha

    J.C. Penney has reported improved financial results in FY2014, including its third straight fiscal quarter of positive comparable store sales. With the company recently lowering its sales outlook for the full year, J.C. Penney's operating momentum seems to be waning and investors should probably avoid the story.

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  13. Chrysler confirms recalls for alternator, wiring harness issuesRead the original story

    Monday Oct 13 | Theflyonthewall.com

    Chrysler recalls 907K vehicles for alternators, mirrors, AP reports Chrysler is recalling nearly 907K SUVs and cars due to alternators that can fail and heated power mirror wiring that can short, reported Associated Press. Reference Link On The Fly: Closing Wrap Stocks on Wall Street spent most of today's quiet session see-sawing across the flat-line before dropping sharply in the final hour of trading and closing at their lows.

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  14. Ackman sees certain rail mergers as pro-competitive, WSJ saysRead the original story

    Monday Oct 6 | Theflyonthewall.com

    UBS hosts a Railroad analyst/industry conference call Analyst Wadewitz will discuss his initiation of coverage of the Railroad Sector in a conference call on October 14 at 11 am. On The Fly: Closing Wrap Stocks on Wall Street spent most of today's quiet session see-sawing across the flat-line before dropping sharply in the final hour of trading and closing at their lows.

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  15. Americans' Outlook for U.S. Economy Soars on Hiring and GasolineRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | Bloomberg

    Americans' expectations for the economy in October climbed to the highest level in almost two years as a pickup in hiring, falling gasoline prices, and low borrowing costs heartened households. A measure tracking the economic outlook climbed to 51 this month, the strongest since November 2012, from 41.5 in September, data from the Bloomberg Consumer Comfort Index showed today.

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  16. Solazyme: It Isn't Easy (Or Profitable) Being GreenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Seeking Alpha

    Historic drought and fires affect sugar cane heartland, multiplying production problems for SZYM's Brazil plant. Slashed prospects expected to extend into next year.

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  17. Chrysler recalls 907K vehicles for alternators, mirrors, AP reportsRead the original story

    Monday Oct 13 | Theflyonthewall.com

    Chrysler recalls 907K vehicles for alternators, mirrors, AP reports Chrysler is recalling nearly 907K SUVs and cars due to alternators that can fail and heated power mirror wiring that can short, reported Associated Press. Reference Link On The Fly: Closing Wrap Stocks on Wall Street spent most of today's quiet session see-sawing across the flat-line before dropping sharply in the final hour of trading and closing at their lows.

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  18. Darden expands board to 13, adds William SimonRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 2 | Theflyonthewall.com

    Darden expands board to 13, adds William Simon Darden Restaurants announced that William Simon has been appointed to the company's board, effective immediately. As a result of this action, the board also voted to expand the number of seats on the Board to 13. Simon, most recently the CEO of Walmart U.S. and a former senior executive at Brinker , previously served on Darden's board for two years but did not stand for re-election.

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  19. New JC Penney CEO "credible but no solution"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Just-Style

    The appointment of Marvin Ellison to the helm of department-store group JC Penney Company has been described as "a credible hire" but one that offers "no solution" to the retailer's tough structural issues. Ellison, who joins the company from Home Depot, will begin as president of JC Penney next month, with plans to make him chief executive officer from August 2015 when current CEO Mike Ullman will become executive chairman.

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  20. China Automotive wins multi-year contract from ChryslerRead the original story

    Monday Oct 13 | Theflyonthewall.com

    On The Fly: Closing Wrap Stocks on Wall Street spent most of today's quiet session see-sawing across the flat-line before dropping sharply in the final hour of trading and closing at their lows. The market opened in negative territory but soon made a move to the upside and appeared ready to break the recent market slide that has seen the S&P lose about 5% of its value.

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